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Couple of things to consider for backup. What is tolerance level for recovery? How much the customization you have, using the Solution Package or direct editing using designer Web.config changes Direct(not recommended) or using the Central Admin or SharePoint API. How Big the farm. Now as per your information, I would recommend, two methods. Before ...


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This is happening because of #s4-workspace style having overflow:auto. I found this by removing it using the developer tools.


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You should first create a new content type with name Attendance. The content type should have minimum following site columns Employee Number (This will be the unique id which can identify the employee Date (This will be the date value which indicate the employee has worked on that date or not) You can add more relevant fields like department or total ...


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Saddly, InfoPath doesn't allow for much in the way of coded solutions. Especially online. I was able to build a Form with 3 fields: DisableMe a text field to be disabled, DisabledFields a text field to store the disabled field's names and a drop down that triggers the disable process. Since you have many different fields, you can create one text field ...


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The TaskID variable is a Guid - a 36 character string (32 without the hyphens). The proper way to find the Task would be use the TaskID as a string linked to the field GUID


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Edit the webpart properties and set item style as "Image on left". Now there will be three text box values we should fill in Image Title Description In the Image field, put the field which holds the image URL. The fields internal name should be entered. In the Title field, put the field which holds the title. In your case product attributes. The fields ...


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You should create a site column of type choice and have following values News Company A Bulletins Company B Bulletins Company C Bulletins Local Annoucements Then add this site column to the Pages/SitePage document library. During migration set the site column value accordingly.


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Stopping and Starting the services application on a specific services will not hurt the Search services applications. Only draw back is, if any crawl is running then it will wait for services come online but if it take too much time( i can say 1 hour) then crawl will timed out, then it will cause issue and as per my experience(1 instance in last 5 years) ...


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You need to full crawl, as my experience, continuous crawl will not pick these changes. You dont need to change the schduel the continuous crawl rather manually run the full crawl. From Central admin > search services application > Content Source > click on drop next to the your Content Source and click on full crawl. But if you want to use the ...


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Not required. Continuous crawl has the capability to run parallel crawls (one feature that was missing in previous versions). You can invoke a new continuous crawl which goes and picks up the new changes. Reference ...


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How to filter by lookup field value using SharePoint REST Assume a Contacts list that contains a lookup field named Province Option 1 When a lookup column is being added into list, its ID become accessible automatically via REST. For example, when the field named Province is added into List, Province Id could be set or get via ProvinceId property of List ...


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This is causing because of browser issues. Try to change the browser and see if you are able to reproduce this issue. This link suggests the issue is with SharePoint and IE11


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Please take a look at this post from Microsoft: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/fp142385(v=office.15).aspx sample for lookup: http://server/site/_api/web/lists('guid')/items?$select=Title,Products/Name&$expand=Products/Name


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Stop-SPServiceInstance This cmdlet will Stops the service instance for a service on the specified server or for the farm. Use the Start-SPServiceInstance cmdlet to start the service instance for a service on a specific server or on the farm. This will not wipe index


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You can directly call the create page as following http://webapp/sitecollection/site/_layouts/create.aspx Based on this thread an IISRESET resolved the issue


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2 things, Choggo already mentioned in his response that if their are certain properties then edit that proptery and select Do not Allow... 2nd method you just applied, You need to read this "If Create Personal Site is checked, users may edit their profile regardless if the Follow People and Edit Profile is checked. So the only way you can turn ...


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Which fields can be edited by a user is configured at the User Profile Service Application Profile Service Application > Manage User Properties > Select the Property you want to block > Select the Option


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I recommend a separate SQL instance on the cluster if possible. Helps to keep them separated and manage them as if they're two separate SQL Servers


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Try adding the items to the ListItemCollection rather than adding it directly to the list, like below. The try block that you have only makes the matters worst as you are getting the list object and updating it without having anything to update. SPList list; list = web.Lists["Milestones"]; for (int i = list.ItemCount - 1; i >= 0; --i) { ...


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As part of context.load() you can request additional properties as below context.load(this.Variables.UserProperties, 'Include(Id, DisplayName)');


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Create standard windows scheduler task and run batch file with your PowerShell commands: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc721871.aspx http://stackoverflow.com/questions/2035193/how-to-run-a-powershell-script


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You can try: Configuring a SQL job to backup the content databases - as opposed to SharePoint's backup commandlets or Use a Windows Scheduled Task to run your Powershell commands For the scheduled task I usually have two files: backup.bat - with the commandline below, that executes the second file ...


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You need to rename one of the Databases. Is the Usage database the only one with a conflicting name? You can try: Removing the service application without deleting the database Using SQL Management Studio to rename the database to a new, non-conflicting name Provision the service application pointing to the renamed database Step by step: ...


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Yes its possible. When you click the approval process link in the Text based Designer in Sharepoint Designer go to task behaviour ( In short edit the workflow) go to "When the task completes" add a line inside if statement " set content approval ... approve (author).." same for rejected. In that case select "Rejected" save and publish.


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At least three options are available: Option 1 Retrieve File Url via projected File object: /_api/Web/Lists/getByTitle('<list title>')/items?$select=File/ServerRelativeUrl&$expand=File Option 2 Retrieve File Url via FileRef property: /_api/Web/Lists/getByTitle('<list ...


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for a reason the authentication provider for my web application was changed from NTLM to kerberos. so i modify the Authntication provider to NTLM and now evertthing is working well.


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A feature has probably deployed some files to the SiteAssets path and SharePoint has automatically create a folder for it. Open the site in SharePoint Designer or Explorer View mode, you should see a folder called SiteAssets, backup the contents, delete it and try recreating the library.


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You may have orphaned user profiles in your environment, wheich you may need to clean up. That means that a new user with the same domain\username as the old user, then SharePoint would create a new user profile, and not migrate the old. But if the old user wasn't deleted from the user information list, the new user can't be imported correct, and gets an ...


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If you're having a SharePoint 2010 webapplication which allows access to anonymous users, you may find that when users click on listitems, they get prompted to log in. This is the case for publishing sites where the ViewFormPagesLockdown feature is automatically activated and denies access to the list and its items. So for example when you're having a list ...


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Looks like you change the AppPool from IIS. It is highly recommended to update / Change the app Pool Account from SharePoint(central Admin / powershell). central admin > Security > Configure Service Accounts After Changing please perform IIS on all servers. One Most important thing, before changing the account you should make sure new Account should have ...


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here is no OOB web part or application page avaliable for user self changing the password in AD in SharePoint, you need to create a SharePoint web part programmatically to let users reset their password in AD. Their are two options Create your own webpart and let the user to change their password. check these two posts.links or How to change active ...


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Assuming it's a Document Library, you can use $expand to bring information from the File along with the query Should be something like this: /sites/mysite/_api/web/lists/getbytitle('Rotating%20Banner')/items?$select=Id,Title,File/ServerRelativeUrl&$expand=File


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SharePoint 2007 and 2010 used Classic authentication as default, while SharePoint 2013 use Claims as default. So the error is simple telling you that the databases are configured for Classic but mounted to a Claims web application. You can create a web application that uses Classic authentication with PowerShell, but i think that is like asking for ...


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In your page layout, you'll want to utilize SPSecurityTrimmedControls. These allow you to build up content regions and place security restrictions on them as to who can see it. <SharePoint:SPSecurityTrimmedControl ID=”SPSecurityTrimmedControl1″ PermissionsString=”BrowseDirectories” runat=”server”> <PublishingSiteAction:SiteActionMenu ...


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To expand a bit on Daniels answer, if you select "Open with Explorer" on the library ribbon. It will open up the document library in a windows explorer view. From here you would locate the files in a second windows explorer view. Then drag and drop into the SharePoint document library windows explorer pop-up. Sharepoint Document Library ...


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I am a newb to InfoPath development. As I come across your question, I can only say that I have an InfoPath form that I've started to edit in InfoPath Designer, and then I put some code-behind logic using the Visual Studio Tools for Applications (VSTA) ... But, after I've put in my custom logic, I can still go back to InfoPath designer and use it's ...


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What about "open with Explorer" and then drag and drop your structure?


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To set the Type property to People Results, you need to update the Source.ProviderId to equal SearchProvider.LocalPeopleProviderGuid; To set Default Authentication, you need to update the Source.AuthInfo to equal a new AuthenticationInformation(FederationAuthType.LocalNTAuth) object; If you need other credentials, then create a new object of type ...


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For further reference, if you delete/overwrite (good, that this is possible from e.g. Word) your AllItems.aspx view, there are two good possibilities to get you out of troble:; You have access to SharePoint Designer? Go to your library, delete the faulty AllItems.aspx and create a new view via SharePoint Designer. Open your library in Explorer View and ...


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Your only option is to assign the admin account in all audiences. If not, you won't see the web part. It's how SharePoint works.


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This is not May CU rather it is called April 2014 CU. Due to late release of this CU cause the confusion, This package released on May 7, 2014 instead in April. Now for the requirement after the SP1 is little change: Be aware that all Update for SharePoint 2013 require SharePoint Server 2013 SP1 OR March 2013 PU for SharePoint 2013 to be installed ...


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Rick, Can you add yourself to the AD group that you gave access to, change the permission settings on the WP, then remove yourself from the AD group?


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I had the same issue, along with error 8311 in the events related to certificate validation issue with *.google.com The following worked for me: Go to gmail.com, view the certificate (the lock in IE) and download the root certificate "Geo Trust Global CA" Import the certificate in the computer certificate store under "Trusted Root Certification ...


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take a look at https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/94a8bb64-e0ea-493f-8e29-01347b1fc6c7/psconfig-fails-failed-to-upgrade-sharepoint-products You will find a workaround there: "I run once again the command „PSConfig.exe -cmd upgrade -inplace b2b -force -cmd applicationcontent -install -cmd installfeatures“ in the “Bin” Folder as an ...


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As per my experience same name for two content Database with different instance is not an issue. SharePoint always check against the Database GUID. If you create Wss_Content01 on sql instance 1(having unique GUID) and then create another DB WSS_Content01 on SQL Instance 2(again Unique GUID). You can attach both DBs to same web application or different web ...


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Lazo, THANKS for pointing me in the right direction!! You got me closer, but 'title' didn't work. However, I inspected the checkbox control in Firefox and noticed that the SharePoint generated 'id' always starts with the field name and then adds all the SharePoint gibberish after it. So using the jQuery 'begins with' (^=) I came up with the following. ...


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I'm not sure how you can edit it, but you can always append ?contents=1 to the page URL to go to the web part maintenance page. From here, you can delete the web part. Afterwards, you can just add the web part again. This probably isn't what you're looking for, but I thought it might help.


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Try getting it by the title like this and checking the status of it: $("input[title *='MyCheckBoxTitle']").is(function() { var checked = $(this).is(":checked"); switch(checked){ case true: //Do Something break; case false: //Do Something break; } });


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OOTB I haven't heard of a way to compare 2 list items, but here's blog post on a possible development solution. It's compares selected items in a list using the Object Model. http://www.sharepointbreak.com/2013/02/25/sharepoint-2010-compare-selected-list-items-using-object-model-javascript-and-jquery/


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Indexing your list columns will allow you to search on the columns that you want to display results on. Go to List Settings -- (under the columns section) click on Indexed columns. Create a new index on the column(s) you would like to search on. For example my list search box will first look for results on "Case Name" then "Case Number" AND then "CU ...



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