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Questions tagged [2013]

For questions completely specific to all editions of SharePoint 2013 and **not past or future versions**

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Search not searching each column in custom list

Good Morning. I have created a Custom List which is acting as a corporate directory. Using the search box in the "Standard View". It will only search certain columns. i.e. First Name and Employee ...
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REST API filter/select

I have a list in SP 2013 with 4 Columns Date Created -- Country -- Price in US Dollars -- Modified After a bunch of help from the community I have created a Rest API for this list, but now i'm ...
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Is using a tool named “Symantec Backup Exec / Veritas Backup Exec” a good appraoch to backup sharepoint application servers and its databases

I am reviewing our backup policy for sharepoint on-premises farms 2013 & 2016. where our IT admins mentioned that they backup all Microsoft applications such as exchnage,sharepoint, sql server, ...
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Dashboard: Inheriting Permission in Document Library for Folder/Files

We have a document library with a complex permission structure on folders and files. Is there a possibility to get a report to see or manage the permission in SharePoint 2013?
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Can any “Windows Server 2008 R2” or “Silverlight” or “Forefront endpoint” updates affect sharepoint farm

We have windows server 2008 R2 + SharePoint enterprise farm 2013. Now as part of our security policy, we need to install security updates for windows,silverlight & Forefront endpoint each 6 months....
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Why windows update tool is showing non-security updates for sharepoint 2013

We have windows server 2008 R2 and sharepoint enterprise farm 2013. now as i know that around 3-4 years ago Microsoft decided not to distribute SharePoint updates (except for security fixes) via ...
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SharePoint Calendar sends email that cannot be traced and modified

In SharePoint 2013, we have a Calendar where anyone can submit an event. After submitting, an email is sent to the user who filled up the form. I would like to modify the text in the email that is ...
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How to implement Cookie Policy Acceptance in sharepoint site?

I want to implement Cookie Policy Acceptance popup in sharepoint site, i tried to search about it but haven't found any relelvant article, so not getting clear idea about it's implementation.
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As an Admin and Sharepoint Owner I can see my Promoted links ok

As an Admin and Sharepoint Owner I can see my Promoted links ok, however, some of my wider team cannot see the promoted link tiles in their full colour(or with the background image) and are greyed out ...
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Sharepoint 2013 configuration failed - SPException

I'm trying to configure Sharepoint 2013 and I'm receiving the following error in the configurator: An exception of type Microsoft.SharePoint.SPException was thrown. Additional exception ...
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SharePoint Custom Webpage/Part Not Consistently Loading

I hope this is the right place I have been in a role within my organization working with SharePoint for a couple of months now, so i'm a newb more or less. I have some experience (again a novice) ...
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display “created by” as name and id?

Is there any way to display "created by" as name and id in different column?
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Validating SharePoint dropdownlist

I have a dropdown list in sharepoint form, it currently has a dropdownlist called Category and it is mandatory field. The field is lookup field from another team. A first item in the category is a ...
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I want a media index to create automatic cross references

In a very limited environment - no programming or workflows, nothing other than SP2013 OOB - I have a media index to PDF documents stored in folders. What is the best way to automate as much as ...
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How to capture data using an initiation form of a Workflow (Manual Start) to populate some fields on a SharePoint List

I have a workflow which is set to manual start in SharePoint 2013. What it does is it populate fields in another list that I made when the workflow starts. The workflow gets data from the calendar ...
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Store Certificate and Certificate password in Secure Store Target Application

Anywhere where I can find documentation for SharePoint 2013 for storing and retrieving Certificate and Certificate password in Secure Store Target Application?
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Only Showing Timeline in Task List

I know how and find many ways how to hide the timeline from the task list but I don't find where I can just show the timeline and hide everything to the list. Question: What can I do to show the ...
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Connected Excel Spreadsheet to SharePoint List

Here is what I have done and what I am trying to do. I have a SharePoint list that I exported to Excel and then created a connection. When I add an item in the SharePoint list the new items are ...
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SharePoint 2013 Hide list row based on another list with javascript

I have two lists, Parking Slots and Reserved Parking. Reserved Parking has a look-up column (Slots) from Parking Slots. I have a page where both lists are displayed. What I need is a javascript ...
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SharePoint 2013 Rest API (targeting specific columns)

Very new to SharePoint Rest API's, I got the rest to work filtering the first Column but now I am running into issues with showing the multiple columns for example. I am trying to filter out the ...
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Javascript to read site collection storage volume

It is possible to read the storage Volume of a site collection with JavaScript?
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JQuery Accordion doesn't works

I read a list in SharePoint 2013 by using a JavaScript and put the entries in a Accordion structure. I get the values but the Accordion effect isn't working. Why? If I try it without my List reading ...
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Search service application and SQL Server Reporting Service application in same server

i have two application servers is it best practice to configure and run Search service application and SQL Server Reporting Service application in the same Application server in SharePoint 2013 Farm?
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Unlike what is mentioned on many articles, using SystemUpdate() is able to our enterprise wiki pages without creating new versions

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection inside sharepoint on-premises 2013, and i want to update a field named "PageNumber", without affecting the modified, modifedby & version number, ...
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SharePoint 2013 - User Profile Synchronization service not starting

I'm working with SharePoint 2013 and SQL server 2014. Getting below exception while starting "User Profile Synchronization Service". User Profile Application Proxy failed to retrieve partitions ...
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Mount-SPContentDatabase rollback after upgrade

We need to move/use a content database from old to new web application. Scenario goes like: Detach content database from Old Web Application with Windows Classic Authentication mode Attach content ...
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unable to create a list view to filter my Wiki Pages which contain the following text 'T:\' inside their “Page Content” field

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection inside our sharepoint on-premises 2013. and i want to create a list view which shows all the wiki pages which contain the following "T:\" inside ...
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SharePoint 2013 Site Collection Databases Swelling too big over night

I upgraded SharePoint 2010 Farm using database attach method to SharePoint 2013. I have many site collections with their own databases. Overnight randomly one site collection database becomes huge ...
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Update items in multiple site collections

I need to update a high number of files throughout all site collections in our tenant based on a specific value in a file attribute. How should I go about that?
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Sharepoint 2013 - Custom action - > Navigate to previous url

On my SharePoint site there is a custom action button which opens new list with some item ID. "http://sp/kpl/helpdesk/Lists/IT%20Poraba%20asa/newform.aspx?ZahtevekID={ItemId}" And later it redirects ...
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Can i get when the sharepoint databases have been backuped using “Get-SPDatabase”

I have 2 on-premises farms 2013 & 2016. and i want to get all the sharepoint databases names,if they need updates and when they have been backup-ed, now i find this script to get the name and ...
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Cannot add the specified assembly to the global assembly cache: AjaxControlToolkit.dll

I am trying to deploy a SharePoint solution using Visual Studio. This solution references a AjaxControlToolkit.dll and upon deploying, I get following error: Cannot add the specified assembly to ...
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Calculated Column Next Year in Text Format - (Sharepoint 2013 on Prem)

I have a calculated field [Current Year] in Text Format: =TEXT(Created,"YYYY") which displays "2019" in Text Format. But I also want to create a new Column with a calculated column that is next ...
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2013 to 2016 Migration Errors

Before the command Mount-SPContentDatabase, there were no errors Test-SPContentDatabase, I checked for These errors appeared after the command Mount-SPContentDatabase -name WSS_Content –WebApplication ...
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Help stopping a SharePoint Workflow with JavaScript

I'm attempting to write a script that will cancel and start workflows when an error happens. I found this section of code on different sites but have not been able to get it to work. After stepping ...
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Want to change home page url in top nav, but can't figure out how

I have built a site with top nav but the url for my home page is incorrect. When I try to use the edit links feature, that home page link disappears. How can I edit this so my users can go to the ...
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SharePoint 2013 designer WF is unable to create task in share point task list

I am trying to execute one task process action in SharePoint 2013 designer WF. It gets stuck at this action and do n't proceed without any error. Even it does not create any task item in the ...
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Column Formatting Option not available

I can't see an option for format column where I can enter JSON codes.
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SharePoint search 2013 , Do the most visits pages affect their order inside the search result

we are working on sharepoint on-premises 2013, and i am not sure how the sharepoint search result will be ordered ? i know that the search results will show the items/pages which have the most ...
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Unable to disable property editing in MS word document stored in SP library

We have a SharePoint 2013 document library where a specific custom document template attached to a custom content type.When user tries to create a new document he is able to able to edit the document ...
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Sharepoint 2013 updating failure due to health usage log in mirroring mode

I have our environment setup where we aren't using health data logging however I continue to get messages that state that the health data database is in secondary mode when attempting to update. I get ...
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Hide specific groups on PeoplePicker in SharePoint 2013

In our AD, even the mail-distribution-groups are flagged as "Security Groups", which allows the PeoplePicker in SharePoint to use the groups to set permissions on sites, lists and such. Is there a ...
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JSLink not modifying text

I am trying to get a super simple JS script to work on my SharePoint. I found this example here. This is what I am working with: (function () { var statusFieldCtx = {}; statusFieldCtx.Templates = {}; ...
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Get Upgrade queue SP 2013

is there a way to get all ContentDbs/site-collections which are currently queued for upgrade via Sharepoint Management shell? I am having issues where upgrade of one of my site-collections doesn't ...
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2013 Workflow Limit Concurrent Workflows

I am looking for a way to keep my Workflow Manager working while there are active 2013 Workflows. I assume I need to lower the number of concurrently running 2013 Workflows, but I'm open to other ...
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Error with newly created Blog sites

We are running SharePoint 2013 Server on prems. I am trying to create a new blog site under my personal site. There is a link in the quick lunch but when I click on it, it points me to: https://[...
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Conditional formatting on list SharePoint 2013

I work for an organization that has crippled much of the functionality when using SharePoint 2013. Furthermore, I am still rather new to SharePoint. I am seeking a way to apply conditional formatting ...
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IsDlg=1 causes no content to be displayed in dialog

We are having a problem that has apparently been an issue for a while on all of our SP 2013 sites. Any dialog marked with IsDlg=1 shows no content at all whatsoever. Meaning a thin white dialog is ...
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Migrated 2013 workflows are not working in new server

We had our SP 2013 applications in old server, so we migrated to new server with content DB approach. Now I see the 2013 designer workflows are having problem in executing the actions inside APP Step....
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I want to update the Server certificates on SharePoint Web Applications. How to do it?

I want to update the Server certificates on SharePoint 2013 Web Applications. How to do it? Our Central Admin is now running on http instead of https, it is a major concern ?