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

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Error “The referenced file '/_catalogs/mycustompage.master' is not allowed on this page.” when using custom master page in application page

I am trying to use customer master page in my application page but getting following error: Error The referenced file '/_catalogs/mycustompage.master' is not allowed on this page. Code <%@ ...
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Search Based .OCR Content

I am looking forward to a solution or thoughts for my requirement.I have document library where i will upload document into it,specifically .OCR(Scanned Document).Now i want to search content inside ...
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How to show bullet for 2nd level link in current navigation?

My current navigation is like below: Page1 - Link1 - Link2 I want to show "arrow" for Page1 and "bullets" for "Link1" and "Link2". I am able to do the "arrow" part using the following code: ....
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Edit button, Page Not found

My sharepoint was recently migrated to a new server. Changed the url for all the pages. I have an important page that contains lists grouped by categories. I would frequently use the Edit button to ...
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How to export SharePoint list data to xls or xlsx format using poweshell

I want to export SharePoint2013 list data into .xlsx or xls using PowerShell. In my server, there is no Excel installed.
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Two workflows running on a Library with Check in Check out

I have two workflows on my Document Library that has Check in/Check out, my first workflow works fine, my second workflow won't work if I create a new document from a content type - it will work if I ...
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Can't open excel file in edit mode, currently open by 256 users

I got an issue from one of my users, where he would get the following message whenever he opened a particular excel file stored in a document library. The workbook is currently open by 256 users. A ...
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Can I add report viewer webpart to SharePoint 2013 foundation?

I created a application page with report viewer in it, but when I am trying to view it in sharepoint Foundation 2013, I get this error, Microsoft.Reporting.WebForms.InvalidConfigFileTypeException: ...
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Pin documents to home page

Is there an out of the box web part that might allow one to "pin" documents from one or more libraries? My use case is I'd like a webpart on the homepage to show documents pinned from various ...
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Image on publishing page does not display after I publish page

I created a page layout based on "Page" type where I am showing three fields: Title Page Image Page Content I am logged in a System Account. Let's say I am adding a new page. While I am adding a ...
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How to Validate SharePoint column by Date using IF

I want to validate column by Type of employee. Type of Employee: - Contact - Full Time I want to validate a column for "Hire Date"(Type: Date) by "Employee Type" column. I want the date to Null/...
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SharePoint Workflow stuck / takes ages to complete

We have several Workflows (2013) starting when an item is created. One of these Workflows does a HTTP call to create a subsite via rest api. Many times this Workflow will take up to a day (!) to ...
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Users with Read permission can not view the “Pending” alerts inside enterprise wiki pages

I am working on an Enterprise wiki site collection inside sharepoint on-premises 2013. and i have set the following approval settings:- now i edited the home page and i added random text qqqqqq.. ...
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Creating custom top navigation using user control

I want to create a custom user control that will display my own top navigation in my publishing site's master page. I know another option is to use sharepoint's own top navigation and then ...
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Passing employee id from AD to a SharePoint list

I have a property named EmployeeId in AD. UPS is configured and is getting all users EmployeeID from AD. I have made an external list. I want to pass logged in user's EmployeeID to that list so it ...
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DispForm.aspx get value with :contains not working

I want to get a value from a field on the DispForm with jS / jQuery. I tried the following Code: var question = $('h3:contains("Frage")').closest('td').next('td').text(); However it doesn't work. ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2013 authentication problems

My company uses O365 SharePoint sites that I would like to be able to edit using SharePoint Designer 2013, however I am experiencing some problems making it work. I open SharePoint Designer 2013 and ...
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Using App Step in 2013 workflow, shows modified by field as “Sharepoint App”, how to show the user who actually modified the document?

I have created an approval workflow, where I'm using App Step, because previously I'm getting an error like "Item is deleted or locked by one of the user" so, to give elevated permissions, I'm using ...
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Need to update the DOCX file content stored in SharePoint 2013 Library using PowerShell

I have a need to update the DOCX file content using SharePoint 2013 PowerShell. I am using below code to do the same, but once file gets updated and checked in by the code, the files getting corrupted ...
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validate Unique users in 2 columns sharepoint List

I have a list which stores information about new sharepoint site requests. Where i have 2 fields (people and Groups) Primary Site Collection Admin Secondary Site Collection admin Both of this fields ...
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Sharepoint Calendar view use wrong URLs for items from overlayed calendars

I have Main calendar, and calendars A and B. A and B are overlaid over Main calendar. I also have filtering on Main calendar to hide some items. Problem is that in main calendar ALL items from ...
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Get field from infopath form and populate in new row of connected list

So I have an info path form and a connected list on an edit page. I have set this connected list up through some java script to automatically go into edit mode. It is also filtering values properly ...
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Document Open In IE

I have a pdf documents stored in SharePoint document library. By default the document open in Edge as the browswer is fine for some of the other documents in the library but the others I want to open ...
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Get Property value and display to people search result

This is for SharePoint 2013. I'm new in this domain. I have to realise an intranet with SharePoint 2013. I want to display a property in people search results. I followed this post, it works well, ...
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Error in Page Load: The schema for field with this name is wrong or missing . field 'IconOverlay'

I received the below error while loading the page. The schema for field with this id is wrong or missing. field '{7d95d1f4-f5fd-4a70-90cd-b35abc9b5bc8}'. The schema for field with this name ...
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Unable to add a validation for our enterprise wiki pages' fields.. Error “List Data Validation Failed”

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection inside sharepoint 2013 farm. i have a custom date field named "ExpireDate", and i added a validation inside the Pages library's Validation settings, ...
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How to add input prompts to SharePoint 2013 Form Fields

What I'd like to do is add input prompts to text fields on a Sharepoint 2013 form. There's a fairly nice solution here, and it does the mechanics nicely. What it shows for a prompt, however, is the ...
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Using Navigation Metadata on DATE in library causes error when browse for link (AssetPortalBrowser.aspx)

I didn't found any answers on differents blogs so asking here :) Using SharePoint Server 2013, when activating metadata navigation on document library causes error inside AssetPortalBrowser.aspx page ...
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Email not displaying image properly

I've created an email format that should include an image of our company logo. When I first wrote the img tag in sharepoint 2013 designer, I created it like this: <img src="https://pathToImg" alt=...
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SharePoint DateTimeControl styling is getting out in google chrome

I am using a SharePoint DateTimeControl in my web part solution in SharePoint 2013. it is working fine in Internet Explorer: but when I open the same page in Google Chrome, it looks like the ...
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Has SharePoint O365 stopped support of /_vti_bin/UserProfileService.asmx endpoint recently?

Until now, the legacy /_vti_bin/UserProfileService.asmx was the only possible API to update SharePoint o365 user profile properties. Unfortunately, recently it started to return Server was unable to ...
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Steps to change web application host header

I created a new web application with a host header in a SharePoint farm and later we decided to change the name of web application with different host header name. In order to not get any issues what ...
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Existing content type add new/edit/display forms

I have a Content type that is being used on a list on many subsites. I'd like to replace add/new/edit forms for that content type. It is on Office 365 + i cant use sandbox code at all. Only option ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflows not Associating with List

On my SharePoint site I have 2 collections, '/' and '/sites/dev/'. Everything works properly on the root site, but with with dev site collection any 2013 workflows that I publish are not being ...
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Which option best for Upgrade a SiteCollection with new content database

In below which options are suitable to upgrade a SharePoint 2013 SiteCollection to SharePoint 2016 here I don't want to upgrade the existing database but create a new content database in SharePoint ...
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Where inside my page layout i need to register Page.ClientScript.RegisterOnSubmitStatement?

I were searching for an approach to add a validation on a Date field inside my enterprisewiki.aspx page layout, the validation to check if the Date >= Today. so finally i find this appraoch http://...
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Is it possible to have a lookup field with autocomplete feature

I have defined a lookup field with multiple values over a contact list inside my SP 2013 team site, and by default I got a select list as follow:- So is there a way to have the lookup field with ...
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Custom Assets Library List Definition

I need to create a custom list definition for "Asset Library" in SharePoint 2013. Eventually i need to add my custom content type to it. Hence the reason for the custom list definition. The custom ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Error while inserting data

I am new to SharePoint App. I have created one app with CRUD operations. While I try to insert data I am getting following error Message from webpage {"readyState":4,"responseText":"{\"error\":{\"...
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Backup and restore sharepoint 2013/2016 on-premises farms using veeam sharepoint recovery explorer [on hold]

Yesterday I (as a senior sharepoint developer/admin) had a discussion with our IT admins and backup admins about their policy for backuping our customers' sharepoint 2013 and sharepoint 2016 on-...
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Sharepoint 2013 to Sharepoint 2016 - only wish to migrate single site collection - easiest method?

Objective - Sharepoint 2013 (only specific content - 1 site) migrate to Sharepoint 2016 - only wish to migrate single site collection - easiest method? Plan is to migrate for testing ahead of live ...
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Using JSLink to put Description beneath Title in DocLib

I just started using JSLink, and i think it's great! But now i'm facing a problem with the following... I have a DocLib where i want to display the Description field beneath the Title field. This ...
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People Picker custom error message

I have people picker in my custom web part (SP 2013), and all my controls in updatePanel. Requirement is to set a custom error message for people picker. I am able to change the error message in ...
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Search is not returning all results from a list

I have an list with a few hundred rows, two of which are: Title: someuniquestring1; Category: blue Title: someuniquestring2; Category: blue These two records are the only records with a category of ...
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How to set SharePoint list column font color using JavaScript

My question can be answered via two different ways: 1) How can I set the font on columns = white (to fake them being hidden)? I currently tried to use FieldName.fontcolor("white") and FieldName....
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Quick edit List URL field

I need to use the quick edit on a Link List (I am copying data from an Excel file). I am having trouble with the URL field, I can easly insert the URL but I don not know how to insert the URL name. (...
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How to insert new line in the SharePoint error message?

I have written a code in event receiver which validates the user entered. My code is complete but the message I want to pass comes in the sinle line. I want to display the message in multiple lines. ...
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Hide empty columns in view

its possible to hide empty column(s) from view(webpart) in Sharepoint 2013? I was looking for any javasript solution, but unfortunately i have found only solution for boxed style. Hide columns from ...
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Calculating the week within Fiscal year in calculated field

I have been asked to make a list that contains a calculated column containing the week number within a fiscal year starting on 6th April 2015 (Monday) So for example, 6th-12th April would be week 1, ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Doc Library WebPart to display subfolders

Usually you put a WebPart for a Document Library on a page, and this WebPart shows the content of a specific library, starting in root. Now I have some subfolders like "Marketing", "Finance" etc and I ...