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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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Site creation from template - Feature not activated error

I have created a site collection in my testing environment and once i satisfied with it. I created a template (worked fine) Import to another site collection and tried to create a sub site with the ...
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Org Browser start at a specific user for SP 2013

I have added an Organization browser to a page and was able to have it visible using the below code. What I am wondering, is how I can have the browser begin with a specifc user and not the viewing ...
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502 DNS lookup failed error when using SharePoint 2013 CSOM

I am facing an issue while using CSOM in SharePoint 2013. I have configured an alternate access mapping for our site to run on http://mycustomdoamin.net/ The site is running fine and I am able to see ...
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how to segregate lists and document libraries in sharepoint 2013 as we see that in sharepoint 2010

So i have a local navigation where i need to show List library and Documents library folders separately as we see two different views in sharepoint 2010 Do we have a way to show the same in ...
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Timeline View Only

I created a Timeline webpart for everyone to view; however, I don't want them to be able to click and open a task from the timeline. I've removed all navigation from the page, so they can only see the ...
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Switch language using JavaScript

I want to have 2 buttons, one En and the other Es, to change the display language for current user in SharePoint 2013, I have seen some articles talking about OnSelectionChange, but it doesn't work ...
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Failed to find the list schema for FeatureId list template ID 10000. Cannot create list in web “at URL ”Lists/ListTest"

I am trying to create a SharePoint list declaratively but I have the error above. According to this site I should put the feature id on the list instance xml definition, but after doing it, the error ...
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Enable inserting Web Parts in the SharePoint 2013 Rich Text Editor

There is a small problem when I try to add web part inside a blogpost body. There is no parts group (App Part and Web Part buttons) when I am updating the blogpost list item. What I tried 1) I ...
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Creating New Folders using Windows Explorer is very slow in SharePoint 2013

We have a SharePoint 2013 environment upgraded from SharePoint 2010. When working with Windows Explorer, users are able to navigate the folders normally without any issues. However, if a user tries to ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 Term can not be shared multiple times in same term set

I want to reuse a term in 2 different term. As shown in Image I reused Search term in SharePoint 2010 Term. Now I also want to use Search Term in SharePoint 2013 Term... But I am getting error that ...
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System.IO.DirectoryNotFoundException: <nativehr>0x80070003</nativehr><nativestack></nativestack>

I'm working on a SharePoint server. It was SP2010+SQL2008 R2. I migrated it to SP2013 + SQL2012. Everything worked fine for days. I keep working on it. Then, I find that there is ONE webapp having ...
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Viewing Notes on the Noteboard in Sharepoint 2013

Is there a setting that needs to be changed so I see notes from other users on documents/folders in the SharePoint 2013 Tag/Notes Note-board? I am selecting the document that I know someone else has ...
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export to excel 2016 from sharepoint 2013 custom list in windows 10 using IE 11

I have windows 10 os on my machine and I am trying to export sharepoint 2013 custom list in excel 2016 using IE 11 but it shows me below error: "cannot connect to the server at this time.Changes to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Change column from “multiple lines of text” to “Single line of text”

I have a textbox in a form from Infopath 2013, which is set to a "single line of text". But when a form is uploaded to a Sharepoint form-library, the column is changed to "Multiple lines of text", ...
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Opening document from Search results - This action couldn't be performed because Office doesn't recognize the command it was given

Hi I am trying to open an Office document by clicking on the search results document title, however an error box pops up saying: This action couldn't be performed because Office doesn't recognize the ...
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Error configuring PowerPivot 2012 on SharePoint 2013. New-PowerPivotSystemServiceInstance - The PowerPivot System Service does not exist in the farm

Hi I'm hoping that someone can help me out here. I have a Multi-server dev farm that I am unable to provision PowerPivot correctly. It worked fine on the standalone farm. Any help would be ...
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Search Service Application not getting created

I am trying to apply a content query web part & search web part in my site via SharePoint Designer 2013. It shows some technical error. I have now realized that the search service application has ...
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Use a list in two site collection

My solution in : I want have two or more site collection ( for example Human Resource Management and Contract Site) in these site collection I need to have a list ( for example List of Projects). and ...
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Request Failed Unexpected response from server. The status code of response is '500'. The status text of response is 'internal server error'. null

I have created the "Business Intelligence Center Site" and I have to create dashboards.I have activated the required features at site level and site collection level also.Yet when I click on the '...
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SharePoint installation error with .Net framework 4.5.5

I am in the middle of my SharePoint 2013 installation, after installing all the pre requisites I am getting an error with .Net framework stating that the installation requires .Net framework 4.5 and ...
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Is there an OOB way to display an Outlook group calendar as a calendar overlay in Sharepoint 2013?

My company has a calendar we use in Outlook to display what dates members of our IT group are taking off for vacation. For previous versions of SharePoint, we rendered this page as an Outlook Web ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search Results Sort Options - Odd Behavior from “Relevance” Option

I am working in a SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Search Center, and looking to change the default Sort options on a Results page. To do this, I am modifying the “Available sort orders (JSON)” property of ...
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Document Approval Workflow - SharePoint Designer 2013

I've spent many days scouring the internet for something that will help me, but I'm not finding what I'm looking for. I need a document approval workflow for SharePoint 2013, with what would be ...
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SharePoint Search Service is not provisioned

After rebooting our multiserver 2013 farm, the Search Administration page shows the following error: Sharepoint 2013 search error - The search application 'Search Service Application' on server ...
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Download Workflow Manager Components Without Web Installer

I have spent hours trying to pull together the Workflow Manager installation components for SharePoint 2013 in an environment that doesn't have Internet access. Microsoft in their infinite wisdom seem ...
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“Find an item” search box doesn't return result

In the sharepoint list, I see the "Find an item" search box. I input a number, but cannot get any result. But actually the item with this number as Title really exists. I tried with 2 methods as ...
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How to get All Users in User Profile Services Sharepoint 2013 Using CSOM

I need some function like bellow on CSOM. could you help me ? if ((Get-PSSnapin "Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell" -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue) -eq $null) { Add-PSSnapin "Microsoft.SharePoint....
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow Error - “The given key was not present in the dictionary”

I've installed and configured Workflow Manager 1.0 +CU3 in a standalone SharePoint 2013 farm patched to SP2 Feb2015CU. In order to eliminate as many issues as possible, I've created a very simple ...
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Stop Editing vs Save and Close

When in EDIT PAGE mode in SP2013, how do I get the full complement of "Save & Close", "Save and Keep Editing", and "Stop Editing" to show up in my "Save and Close" drop down off the toolbar? ...
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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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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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AppFabricCachingService status' Down'

I'm running SP2013 Enterprise and this is in my QA environment, not production. Recently my WFE became unresponsive. I removed it from the farm, ran get-SPproducts -local on the other servers (2 APP ...
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Copying views from one sharepoint list to another

I have a lot of libraries (100+) on a site I manage. I often need to add views to all or most of those libraries, or at least the active ones (50+). I've seen attempts to answer this question that ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 REST expand and filter issue

I've been using REST for a lot of tasks, and with the recently added $batch endpoint, it's more fun than ever. There is one thing bugging me though, and I'd like to share it with you, perhaps someone ...
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Amending the Calendar form in Sharepoint 2013

I have a question about the Calendar app. I made the Location field compulsory from the Validation settings and a red warning message appears, when you try to save an event without its location. How ...
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Document Approval Workflow in SharePoint 2013

Firstly, apologies if this has been answered somewhere, but I have spent 2 days hunting through Google, including results here, and I haven't found an answer yet, so I thought someone here may be able ...
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Can JSLink be used to add a new column in the list view?

I have been studying JSLink and its possible uses and have implemented some examples. But all of the examples work by modifying value in the existing column in a list view. Can we use JSLink to add a ...
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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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RSS Viewer Web Part Loading Error

Working in SP13 and the RSS Viewer Web Part is available. The web part came over from a site original created in SP10. It worked when it entered into SP13 however it's not working now. Things I have ...
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Cannot see reusable workflow after activate the feature

I am using SP2013 standard and Sharepoint designer 2013 I created a reusable workflow in a site collection. It only contains one step which is send an email to "this item" creator. Using SPD I saved ...
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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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Calculated field based on values in other columns

I have a new SP 2013 List that I would like to add a new field with a calculated 'score' based on the values of a few other columns. For example, The Choices for Col1, Col2, Col3 and Col4 are all ...
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Change SharePoint 2013 server name

How can I update SharePoint 2013 Foundation server and web application name? I tried with stsadm -o renameserver -oldservername oldservername -newservername newservername but IIS in 80 port doesn'...
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InfoPath 2013 “violate cross-domain restrictions” error while fetching data from Web Service

I have an InfoPath 2013 form, that fetches some data from external database using a WebService. The WebService is called when the user enters some data in a text field on the form. The WebService ...
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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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Using default people picker on custom form

I have found some posts that have a little information on the topic but nothing that has an answer. Is there a way to get the OOTB people picker to work on a custom form? The best that I have gotten ...