In SharePoint, a web application is a site in IIS. It is where an administrator defines what the root URL of the site will be, type of authentication that will be used, and other site-wide settings.

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what is the timer job responsible for SharePoint web application deletion?

I am deleting a web application through central administration, but it takes too long to delete all IIS settings from the servers in the farm. Is there a timer job or service that needs to be run on ...
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Extended web application pointing to root site collection, Can point to another site collection?

I have a web application running on port 443 https with windows authentication, machine name is "localspdev" I have following site collections / (Root site collection) site1.dev (HNSC) site2.dev ...
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Exchange Web Application Adress

Can someone describe all necessary steps that have to be done to completely exchange a web applications url? In my example I want to exchange the url or our my sites app. I don`t want to just add an ...
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Run jQuery Web App on SharePoint

I built a web app powered by jQuery and Basic Primitives APIs. The app reads a CSV file and then displays several charts based on this information. I want to know if it is possible to upload it to ...
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Execute URL File in Sharepoint (Mime Type?)

I have unblocked the ".URL" file extension in SharePoint that allows them to upload a link/shortcut, however SharePoint's strict Browser File Handling seemingly won't render the file - but requires ...
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Deploying a VS SharePoint solution to the “Web Application”

When deploying a VS SharePoint solution to the "Web Application", where does the actual assembly go? I mistakenly switched the Assembly Deployment Target of several of my projects to "Web ...
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What account should be used to create a new web application(-Application Pool -Configurable) - help

I'm creating a new web application on a new SP install. I logged in ok to the central admin site with a setup account.But when i'm on the CREATE NEW WEB APPLICATION page and i get to Application Pool ...
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After restore a site collection displays HTTP 403 forbidden

First I Took a BackUp of a Site Collection Using CentralAdmin->BackUp & Restore ->Granular Backup-> Perform a site collection backup Then I Restored the Backup File named test.bak into Another ...
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Deploying the custom wepart with wsp extension

I am new to .net and sharepoint world and using sharepoint 2013. My custom webpart is accessing a webservice, which is in the different solution. When I run the webpart in the debug mode in Visual ...
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What is the best way to create a Dev & Prod environment in 1 environment

We need to make changes to the design of the site. Unfortunately the client doesn't have the luxury of a Dev environment. What would be the best way to allow the Devs to perform work on a backup of ...
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Migration web application on same farm

I have this issue when i migrated web application to another on the same farm " Mount-SPContentDatabase : The attach operation cannot continue because another object in this farm already ...
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On Extending the web application of SharePoint 2013, the sharepoint site gives “HTTP 403 Forbidden” error?

I extended one of the web applications of sharepoint 2013, when I opened the site it is giving me error for the web application from which I extended another one. Means the original web application is ...
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How to extend & delete SP2013 web application on a SP2013 server having two front end servers?

I want to extend SP2013 web application on a sharepoint server having two front end servers and one back end server. How to do that? I have extended one web application but it was on sharepoint server ...
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Unable to create New Webapplication: WebConfigModification

I'm tying to create a new WebAppp in my farm through CA - UI . But in the end of job, the window throws an exception with "Connection failed." In my logs I find this msg: ...
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can not insert news application because of different language codes for japanese

I can't insert the news application because of the different language code. When creating a new information to the news app I can select only "jp-jp" for Japanese, but when I insert the app onto a ...
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How to Connect a list from another Sharepoint Web Application

How Could I connect a SharePoint another list which is situated in another web application? A mast get another list from another web application, and give a filter to show only this elements, which ...
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Mapping “http://intranet” to a web application

A customer of mine wants a user to be able to type "http://intranet" into their url and have their web application load. typing their web applications is rediculous because the url is nonsensical, I ...
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Get all Pages and their Page layout in a web app using powershell

I want to get all pages and their layout using powershell in a given web application
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Authenticate second web application with first web application using current user

I have two different web applications "A" and "B". I have one user who has permission in both applications. How can I login into "B" from "A" using application page silently with current user who ...
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new web app on 1 of 2 wfe servers

I have two WFE servers. By default the CA web app gets installed to only one WFE. Is it possible to create a new web app that only gets installed to one WFE? If not, does it make sense to create the ...
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When adding any app there is a firewall on the page, how can I remove it or disable it?

I'm new with SharePoint 2013. after install all Apps from the store I faced an issue. there is a firewall popped on the page for app when i open the page. for example: after the insert the apps " ...
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how i can configure my sharepoint web application to only be accessable from https

I'm working on a SharePoint 2013 web application. Currently the web application can be accessed using http only and if I try to access it using https I will get "Page not found" error". Our customer ...
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Programmatically created SPWebApplication's WebParts not registered as safe

I am having a frustrating issue with a programmatically created web application in which a programmatically deployed solution's web parts are not registered as safe when adding to a programmatically ...
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http Error 503 service unavailable SharePoint Web Services

I am trying to install and configure SiteMailBox on SharePoint and when i execute the .\Set-SiteMailboxConfig.ps1 i get the error : Get-SPAppPrincipal : The HTTP service located at ...
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Allow SPDesigner on some site collections but not allowed on others? [SP2013]

I am wondering if, as the farm administrator, I can activate the SPDesigner features at the web application level, but ensure that site collection admins will not be able to activate SPDesigner on ...
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SharePoint web application port numbers

Can we create SharePoint web application on any port numbers or we have to be careful about some port numbers?
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Timeout while creating applications from Central Admin

For the last few days I have been unable to create a new application through central administration. The creation times out. I have searched high and low through the internet. Every other site says ...
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Web App only allows workflow creation on one server in farm, all others fail

I have a 3 tier farm, with a clusterd db, 2 app servers and 4 WFE. The WFE are being load balanced on a netscaler. We have 3 web apps deployed to the farm. We are able to create workflows fine on ...
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HTTPModule Init method calling multiple times in sharepoint

I want to execute a piece of code on application start. As application_start not available in share point, so i have written my own custom HTTPModule and in Init method i have written the code. But ...
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Access Issue for “Robots.txt” in SharePoint WCM site

I have enabled robots.txt on my SharePoint site by activating the Search Engine Sitemap Site Collection Feature as mentioned in this post. I also edited the robots.txt through "Search Engine Sitemap ...
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Runtime Error when creating new Web App

When I go into CA and try to click through the wizard for creating a new web app, I receive this error message... The trouble is, how do I know which of the several Sharepoint web config files ...
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Manage each levels permissions of all site collections on one webapplication

I have a webapplication with somes sites collections. I want to create a custom level permission "AdminCol"(Site administration without permission to create a sub-site) and apply this level to be ...
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How do I get 2 lists to show next to each other using MVC web- application?

I know how to get one list from SP in my web-application, but I want to display 2 lists that I have in 2 div's. My problem is that Everything disappears when i run them with the code below: var ...
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Viewing sharepoint page as a content in another web application

For the last 3 days i have searched from internet to get some suggestions and workable example about front end integration of sharepoint content on another web applications. But I couldn't find it. I ...
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Windows Users Timing Out of SharePoint App

I have a SharePoint application which has Windows and FBA authentication. When a Windows User logs in their session is timing out quick. I want to say 5-10 mins. I have ran ...
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Add a Web-Application to SharePoint-Website in IIS

I have a custom webservice (ASMX). I have to add it as a web application to a SharePoint site in IIS which has to be running with a different application pool. I tried it a few times but it is ...
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I'm trying to use a newly created search service application but get errors

So we had to create a new search service application due to errors on the original search service application. The new service is working well and crawling everything. However when we tie that service ...
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How to create a web application with host header?

I'm trying to create a web application with host header in SharePoint 2013 but when I populate the host header field, site collections under that web application are not displayed (404 Error). I ...
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Cannot delete the web site '<url of my app>' because it is an app web

I tried to delete an application (like Power BI or Access) of my Sharepoint online with the REST API but I got an error : HTTP/1.1 500 Internal Server Error Cache-Control: private, max-age=0 ...
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How to add specified web application to DNS by pinging it

I have created a sharepoint web application using powershell. I want to add my web application to default DNS. How i add it using powershell?
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I am not able to create web application

I am trying to create a web application and it is giving me the following error message: Sorry, something went wrong, The password supplied with the username DILEEPSP\Administrator was not ...
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page cannot be displayed for newly created web sites

I just installed SP 2013 on a brand new VM with Server 2012 and Sql Server 2012. After running SharePoint product configuration wizard, I created a new web application on machineName and a root site ...
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Top Level Site page not found

I'm trying to make a site collection. When I create one and give it a host header, the URL for the top site it gives me after creating the site collection never works. When I visit the URL, it says ...
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Just set up Item Level Auditing in SP2010, can see months of audit data

I'm fairly new to SharePoint administration... Up until this point, I've been mostly a front-end guy (custom lists, dashboards, all that jazz) and while I've had occasion to go into Central Admin or ...
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Web Page Security Validation (Taxonomy AJAX Bug vs Silverlight Bug)

The situation began like this: We upgraded our SharePoint 2010 (using the Project Server 2010 February 2013 Cumulative Update) We found a bug where on the 'Project Page' layout the 'Managed ...
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Error while attaching content db to a different server

I got back up of content db from a demo server and trying to attach it to a newly created web application in my personal copy of same demo server but not up to date. however I am getting this error, ...
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HTTP-500 after creating new web applications

When I create a new web application, all existing web applications stop responding. They start giving HTTP-500 errors but I can't see a single entry in ULS logs about the error. So I can't know where ...
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All timer jobs are missing from a Web Application

A timer job solution has been written and installed to our farm. It appeared to install correctly. However when you go to Central Admin under timer jobs and look at ...
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MOSS 2007: jquery can't access web methods from custom web parts

I have custom web parts on MOSS 2007 that uses jquery to call my custom web methods. I have been checking my MOSS 2007 Web Application on Firefox with Firebug and on the Console Tab it says 401 errors ...
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Linq Data Context - connect from web part as application pool identity

I have an assembly with linq to sql mappings and I'd like to utilize it in my webpart. But when I try following: DataList dataList = new DataList(); dataList.DataSource = DB.Foo; ...