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Contacts Web Database site in SharePoint Server

I created a site of type Contacts Web Database under a team site collection inorder to maintain some contacts. As soon as I created the Contacts Web Database site on the homepage under Address Book ...
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SharePoint Hybrid Search Setup - Issues with Kerberos 3-Tier Farm

I'm having issues setting up the first leg of a Hybrid environment between my SP2013 Production On-Premise Farm with my SharePoint Online. It's a 3-Tier system with Kerberos authentication enabled, ...
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Hierarchical Refiner User Profile Property

We have a requirement to be able to have a refiner in People search that refines in an hierarchical way. Let's say we have A custom User Profile Property called "Organisation" bound to a TermSet ...
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Save Calculated Column Formula in Language Localized notation using REST or JSOM?

[multiple blogs/posts out there noted the issue, no solution was ever published] What is required to save a Localized Calculated Column Formula using JSOM/REST? I am injecting the script below into ...
10
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477 views

Page Layout html page field filter outside of web part zone

I have a page layout with some web parts outside of a webpart zone so that they are added to already created pages which use the page layout. I want to add a page field filter to the page as well ...
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ProjectPolicy.SavePolicy() : server side giving error : The collection cannot be modified

trying to modify ProjectPolicy Properties server side giving me error , List<ProjectPolicy> availPolicies = ProjectPolicy.GetProjectPolicies(web); ProjectPolicy policy = ...
8
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241 views

SharePoint 2013 Site Definition Toolbar Type Standard not showing

I have a problem with the toolbar type "standard" in SharePoint 2013. If I insert a XsltListViewWebPart with , there is no "New Element" button. And no "View Choice" and something like that. I've ...
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317 views

Advanced Search web part giving error

I am trying to add an "Advanced Search" web-part to my web-part page. Currently the web part is raising an error object reference is not set to instance of object. Full stack trace recovered from ...
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When JavaScript runs

Working on an overview of all possibilities of adding JavaScript. Can someone confirm Custom Actions run **after JSLinks** By execution order: Page Scripts using <script> tags or scriptlink ...
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SharePoint 2013 Active Directory FBA Change Password solutions

I have a SharePoint 2013 set up using mix mode authentication. Windows authentication for internal users, and Forms Based Authentication using an LDAP provider against Active Directory for external ...
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JSLink in form tag is not working from schema.xml in my SharePoint hosted app

Here is my code from schema.xml <Forms> <Form Type="NewForm" Name="{65B105CA-E7D8-4B28-8C9F-5B0DCBA7E0CA}" SetupPath="pages\form.aspx" WebPartZoneID="Main" Url="NewForm.aspx" ...
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Differences between Item Level Permissions and Item Level Security?

The term Permissions is used in multiple places, with different meanings Item Level Permissions: Set in: List Settings -> Advanced settings: (note: you CAN set this for Libraries, not through the ...
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REST: set ReadSecurity / WriteSecurity (Item Level Permissions)

Is it possible to set this with REST (or JSOM?) (these are not exposed as properties in List REST endpoint: MSDN List) I can set this: with PowerShell: $spList.ReadSecurity=2 # 1=read all items, ...
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Highlight Top navigation item

When I navigate to a site in SharePoint the menu link highlights to let me know which site im on, which is great But when I click on documents in the management site the top link jumps to home, I ...
6
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873 views

Use CSOM with ADFS credentials from Single Sign-On enabled ASP.NET MVC app

I have the following setup: ADFS 3.0, SharePoint 2013 and the custom ASP.NET MVC app. Both SharePoint and MVC app are configured to use Single Sign-On from ADFS, so once user is logged in via ADFS, ...
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Get MIME type from RESTful API Call

I am currently using Sharepoint 2013 and am using this URI to get some basic metadata about the documents under the document directory: ...
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132 views

Why my ribbon contents hides automatically?

Ribbon content hides when clicked on files and library Contents not showing when clicked on files and library
5
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69 views

Hide “Edit In Word” for Word Web App

How do I hide the EDIT IN WORD command in Word Web App when viewing a PDF? Is it possible to hide it per-site or per-library?
5
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429 views

The remote server returned an error: (403) Forbidden when accessing office365 site through external APIs

We have built a desktop app that import / exports SharePoint lists into / from Office 365 sites. The app works perfectly, and we were able to do the import / export of Office 365 site pages for many ...
5
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77 views

Custom properties for app part

I am developing a provider hosted SharePoint app part. I have defined some custom properties for the app part. I am testing the app in a SharePoint online tenant. On a developer site when I edit the ...
5
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141 views

Bundle SharePoint JavaScript files inside SharePoint hosted app

We have a SharePoint hosted app. This app require some scripts from SharePoint; MicrosoftAjax.js, init.js, sp.runtime.js, sp.js, sp.taxonomy.js and sp.workflowservices.js. We load all these from ...
5
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Order a grouped list by the number of items in group

I have grouped a list of documents based on a persons name. I would like to have the name of the person with the most items at the top. I.e Paul (5) Steve (3) Aaron (1) How can I do this?
5
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191 views

Not able to set jslink property for a field without FullControl permisson on web (sponline)

For my SharePoint Hosted App, I set the jslink property of the field for customized rendering (JSOM set_jsLink). This used to work without having FullControl permission on web earlier. However, now ...
5
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169 views

Known Issues List SharePoint & IE 11

Is there a definitive known issues list available from a recognised source (i.e. Microsoft) for IE 11 and SharePoint Enterprise and Foundation for 2013, 2010, 2007?
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62 views

ALM for Site Templates? Template or CSOM App?

Looking at the best way to implement a set of feature requirements for a new product being proposed by my firm. A client portal accessed through our 365 SharePoint environment. Features: dropbox ...
5
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Anonymous users can't use refinement panel or paging on custom search page

I have a custom page in SP 2013 with a search results part and a refinement panel. Everything works fine for authenticated users, but anonymous users get error messages when they click on anything in ...
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How to use HTML markup in metadata based navigation menus

I would like to add some custom HTML markup to my terms in my metadata based navigation menus. So instead of "Item" I would like "<strong>Item</strong>" (or some other HTML, for ...
5
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Cannot find site lookup info for request Uri - Error

I am getting the following error numerous times in the ULS on both our SP 2013 web front ends: Cannot find site lookup info for request Uri http://<server IP address>/ Process: w3wp.exe Name: ...
5
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288 views

SPGridView - How to make it look & feel like built-in SP grid

In C# code, I'm working with the SPGridView control to display list items from a list of type SPDocumentLibrary. It binds fine, but it looks totally plain and has basically no features. I would like ...
5
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94 views

Cross Site Publishing

I have enable Cross Site Publishing feature. In the first site collection I have enabled pages library as Catalog. In the another site collection I am connecting to first site collection. Pages and ...
5
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List does not exist Error message in list view page

One of my web parts (almost basic list view web part) started giving an error, "List does not exist. The page you selected contains a list that does not exist. It may have been deleted by ...
5
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Check given user's listItem permissions with SharePoint 2010 Managed Client Object Model (c#)

Is it possible to determine if a user can access a given item identified by its url without the users context - it has to be done with CSOM. Code so far: var file = ...
5
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Design Package import SharePoint 2013 using App Installed event CSOM

In SP2013, I am trying to import and export the design package from one site to other site using AppInstalled event using CSOM. I am not able to get the context of source site to import the design ...
5
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Sharepoint 2013 AD FBA 2010 Compatability

I have a SharePoint 2013 server set up to use FBA through active directory. I've set up the claims providers following Microsoft guidelines from TechNet Blog On a site collection using SharePoint ...
5
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SharePoint 2013 Auto-hosted App intermittent error — “There was a problem registering the app principal”

I am trying to handle the App events and I am getting one weird intermittent error related to app principal. When I try to deploy the Auto-Hosted App from visual studio, Sometime I am getting the ...
5
votes
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434 views

Strange error from timer job service

I'm developing timer job for SharePoint 2010. I was able to deploy it on my local machine but when I was trying to execute timer job I get strange error message: Job definition SP2010.CopyDocsJob, ...
5
votes
0answers
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How can I specify the ID of a XsltViewWebPart?

In a module, I'm deploying a webpart page where I put a view to a list : <View WebPartZoneID="Body" WebPartOrder="3" List="related" BaseViewID="4" ...
5
votes
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Update Panel Error

I am working with SharePoint 2010 features. I am writing feature receiver code where I create new web part pages with ReportViewerWebPart and my custom web part on the page. I am creating multiple ...
5
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791 views

Retrieve associated tasks from custom workflow activity

I created an custom workflow activity specified here: SPWeb.GetListItem returns null in custom workflow activity Now I need to know the user who last updated the associated workflow task. Before my ...
4
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Replacing SOD with fetch (handling JS library dependencies - *in the future*)

Anticipating a future, I am experimenting with User Custom Actions in the new Document Library View Microsoft has so kindly provided to the First Release Office365 tenants. Since there is almost ...
4
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SharePoint 2013 How to change “Shared With” button to default to advanced view?

Our site has lots of fine-grained permissions. We're currently running 2010, but are in the process of looking at moving the DB's to 2013. I've just figured out how the "Shared With" button replaces ...
4
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How to Install Sharepoint Online Management Shell on Powershell 5?

I need to migrate 300K records from my filesystem to Sharepoint Online (SPO). I am on Win7 SP1 and have MS System Center 2012 Configuration Mgr. installed so can't install WMF/Powershell 3 or 4, but ...
4
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“Open in Explorer” fails despite a number of common fixes

I have an extranet solution in SharePoint 2013, running on Windows Server 2012 r2. When I try to use the "open in explorer" command in any SharePoint document library, I get the following message: ...
4
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First CSOM Program failes

Today I copied the following code from my book to test my first SharePoint-CSOM application, but I cannot get it to work properly: using System; using System.Collections.Generic; using System.Linq; ...
4
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are JSLinks on WebPart , View , Fields mutually exclusive?

Elio Struyf already blogged in 2013 about a problem with missing Microsoft CSR Templates when you add a JSLink on the webpart. The checkboxes (from hierarchytaskslist.js) do not display. Seems that ...
4
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Content search and content type

In SP 2013 on-prem publishing site, I have a Content Search WebPart that shows a list of pages by querying for the custom content type id, and it worked fine until I edited the navigation settings on ...
4
votes
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63 views

Web/Lists/GetByTitle returns only 100 rows

I am facing a problem in Web/Lists/GetByTitle method. Be default it returns only 100 rows. I changed it to http://sitename/_api/Web/Lists/GetByTitle('list')/Items?$top=300. When i hit this url into ...
4
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SSL Offloading and Open with Explorer

Recently I came across below article where it states "Open With Explorer" will not work if we are doing SSL Offloading at Load Balancer/Reverse Proxy device level ...
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Workflow doesn't fire when new item is created through Event receiver

When new item is added through event receiver in a list, I have OOTB workflow on item created on that list. But unfortunately it doesn't works. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks
4
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OneNote cannot open onepkg file from SharePoint

I am using OneNote 2010 with SharePoint 2013. So far, it has been working fine when I sync a notebook/sections/pages. However, I am having trouble opening a .onepkg file when it is stored in ...

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