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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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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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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 ...
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Is TLS 1.2 supported for Workflow Manager on SharePoint 2013 on prem?

I'm am trying to determine if we can disable TLS 1.0. Doing so currently causes the service bus to get stuck on starting and cause issue with workflows. I see in WebPI there is an update to service ...
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Wiki Page Content Editor adding break (br) to elements before closing tag in SharePoint 2013

Whenever I add any content in wiki page, one br tag gets appends to the end of the content before closing tag, For e.g. If I had header text and click on edit HTML source, it looks like <h1>...
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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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SharePoint 2013 document library: default view no longer selectable from personal view?

I've got a Pages library with several folders in it, and several views configured. I've changed the availability of some views using the per-location displa settings, so that the root level will have ...
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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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Creating Site Collection - Access Denied

I am remotelly installing SP 2013 via AutoSPInstaller and I am having trouble during script while its try to create site collection. -------------------------------------------------------------- ----...
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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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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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Access denied to Business Data Connectivity

User is trying to create external content types using SQL Server, using sharepoint designer. I as an SharePoint Administrator i can login without any issue but this user who is dbo of remote sql ...
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How to Set up Search for Extended Web applications Sp2013

I just extended a web application to publish site in world wide web. i was able to browse the site using this new URl, everything was going fine except when i found out my search was not crawling all ...
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Is there a way enforce use of a custom content type for drag&drop and for File/New Folder button?

I created a custom content type called PIN Folder. The content type has 3 attributes - title (required), ms (optional), and comment (optional). In my library I created a default view for PIN Folders ...
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getEnumerator causing collection has not been initialized error inside of async call inside of a loop in a script editor web part

This is an issue I've been struggling with - What I am doing is using a script editor web part and when a user clicks the button, I check to see if a list exists inside of a loop (in this example, it ...
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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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How can I make links in the left navigation open in a new tab?

I'm trying to make two links on the left navigation open up into a new tab as they are external sites. It should be as easy as adding target="_blank" to their HTML element but when I wrote some jQuery ...
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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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Redirect HTTP to HTTPS

Web application was created as http 80, after few week they decided to switch it to https 443. So they created AAM in CA, default zone for that WA is still http, internet zone is https. In IIS for ...
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Duplicate entries sometimes being appended to a multi-line text field

I have a list in SharePoint 2013 that contains a multi-line text column for comments that is set to append new entries. Sometimes, when user X tries to append a comment, instead of the new comment ...
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SharePoint designer REST call to populate lookup field in SharePoint 2013 list

I'm trying to update a multi-value lookup field in a SharePoint 2013 list from a SharePoint designer workflow using the 'Call HTTP Web Service' action. Here's how the field looks when querying a list ...
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Docsethomepage.aspx - File Not Found

I migrate a site collection from version 2010 to the 2013. I have a list with a custom content type. (document set). When I try to open a document with the url mysite/listName/Forms/myContentType/...
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Add new page button missing from site actions dropdown

Until today, the content creator for my company's intranet would use the add new page button in the gear button drop down to create new pages. Today that button disappeared and none of us had changed ...
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Filter a List View based on data in another list

I'm looking for guidance on how to approach a problem. I have two lists, Goals and Tasks. Goals is a simple custom list with Name and People-Involved. Tasks is a task list with a lookup field to ...