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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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Restore SPFarm from live to test

I took a farm backup for our live sharepoint server 2013 enterprise :- Backup-SPFarm -Directory \\fileserver100\intranetbackup\FarmBackUp\ -BackupMethod full -BackupThreads 10 -Force now i want to ...
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SharePoint Keys

I would like to purchase keys for SharePoint 2013 on-premise, windows server 2012, and SQL server 2012. But I can't find any hint over the internet on how to do it. Any assistance on the same will ...
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Getting the Updated Folder Name(FileLeafRef) in ItemUpdated Event Receiver gives me the wrong name

I have an item updated event receiver, when i update a folder name example "TestName" to "TestName Renamed" the properties.listItem["FileLeafRef"] gives me "TestName" and not the updated "TestName ...
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Document Library SharePoint 2016 Document URL IS Showing DIR Instead Of Actual Path

So I have an odd situation. I'm working in 2 different document libraries. When I go to grab the URL of a document in one of them I get a basic directory that has the full path sharepoint.com/...
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JSLink Was Rendering Then Stopped

I have two JSLinks on Custom List Webparts on my page -- one for a bootstrap slider, which is working fine continuously, and one for an announcements webpart. The announcements webpart was working ...
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Limit permission to a file via lookup

I'm sending out excel files to be signed and need to prevent users from opening other user excel . I can't set permission at folder/file level. The easiest workaround I can think off manually adding ...
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Display Excel chart on page in a web part

I have a pivot table chart I would like to display on a Sharepoint page. Fast forward to 2mins 58sec in this Kalstrom video where he inserts an Excel chart in to a web page. I'd like to do the same. ...
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After upgrade to Sharepoint Server 2016, Showing versionnumber in documents no longer works

I upgraded our sharepoint 2013 environment to Sharepoint Server 2016: (Installed new server(s), imported the WSS_Content DB from old server) We have a document library containing legacy .doc files ...
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Help with approval workflow with return condicional

I need a help with an WorkFlow. Basically i have 3 fields: Owner (custom person field) Approver (custom person field) State (custom choice field): - Ongoing - Completed - Approved - Pending When ...
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Button within InfoPath (2013) form - onclick to external URL

Within an InfoPath 2013 form on my SharePoint-Site (2013 on-prem) I would like to include a button, which directs (onclick) to an external URL. I am pretty new to InfoPath and did not find yet any ...
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SharePoint 2013 How to make column validation check for a specific pattern?

I'm trying to create a record repository that will allow a single user the ability to manage uploaded documents based on a record disposal rule system. I need a column to validate that the uploaded ...
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Transfer of IRM from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2013

I currently have a SharePoint 2007 on premise which is about to get mirgrated to SP 2013 on premise. The old SharePoint 2007 is linked to an IRM. What is the procedure of migrating the IRM to the ...
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SP 2013 Content Editor Web Part Repeats in Document Library sub folders

SP 2013, I created Content Editor Web Part above Document Library. When I click on sub folders, the CEWP remains unchanged. Is there a way to edit/change the CEWP in individual sub folders?
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After installing SharePoint 2013 server Jan 2019 CU , build number is pointing to dec 2018 CU number

We recently patched on SharePoint servers with Jan 2019 CU on SP 2013 Servers. After patching, the SharePoint build number is equivalent to Dec 2018 CU instead of Jan 2019 CU. Is it anything wrong?
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Fill in PDF with SP2013

The editable PDF forms fields need to be filled in based on customs list entries. It would be even better if the PDF could be genetwrafws in a content collection based on list fields too. Here’s my ...
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Installation of updates 2016

I plan to install updates on SharePoint 2016. The steps are as follows: Create a backup of the farm and databases; Install updates for SharePoint; Disable the distributed cache service; Disable ...
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SharePoint permissions: Restrict users from deleting site elements

Can anyone please tell me how to prevent users from deleting site elements, i.e. letters, comments, tasks, etc.? I am using SharePoint 2016.
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Why my list view which is filtering items based on an Indexed column, and which will return 2950 items, will show threshold error for end users

I am facing this strange and UN-logical behavior inside our custom list view. now we have a sharepoint enterprise farm 2013. and the list threshold for the web application is set to the defualt which ...
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SharePoint calendar -need to display only today's events

I have a calendar to track employee whereabouts. Sometimes the events can span over multiple days. On a "status board" page, I need there to be a view of the calendar to only display events occurring ...
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Custom master page breaks “Change the look”

In Design Manager: Edit Master Pages click on "Create a minimal master page" and ensure the new master page is published: In Site Master Page Settings set this new master page as the default for ...
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CSOM WorkflowServicesManager

Is it possible to start a Workflow from a Provider Hosted Add-in without impersonating a user: In 2013? In 2016? In 2019? My goal is to control user access to a list and start a workflow. I am ...
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Sharepoint 2013 CSOM get subfolder items only

I want to get particular folder or subfolders items only on demand, not all recursive. My code so far: private static void GetListItems(string relativeUrl) { var context = new ...
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SharePoint 2013 - SQL Server Reporting Services Service Application Error

I have 2-tier architecture i.e. SharePoint 2013 and SQL 2012 servers. I have configured the SSRS in SharePoint mode from SQL 2012 SP1 in the SharePoint server by following this link. The SSRS ...
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List Column Width won't change

Here's what I'm trying to do: I have a list where I'm trying to enlarge the width of two particular columns. Here's the JS that I'm attempting to put into use: <script type="text/javascript" src="...
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Any known Issue with December 2018 Or November 2018 CU for SharePoint 2013

Any known Issue with December 2018 Or November 2018 CU for SharePoint 2013 have anyone seen any issue with the CU update ?
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SharePoint 2013 Appointment Scheduling Solution

I have an individual in my organization that wants to host testing appointments in 1 hour blocks from 07:00 am to 06:00 pm with the final block ending at 07:00 pm. They want to display these ...
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How do I make the drop down list accessible in a SharePoint 2013 Excel web part?

I have an Excel spreadsheet that has built-in drop-down lists. I need the drop-down lists to be accessible through the web page and to save the data on the web part. The calculation/formula features ...
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Full Control admins can't delete sites across site collection because of record hold

It's been brought to my attention that Full Control site admins on one of my SharePoint Server 2013 site collections are unable to delete their own sub-sites. The error that presents when they attempt ...
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XML provisioning taxonomy field

we have experienced a weird error while provisioning a content-type. The content type in question had a field added to it. We had provisioned the xml to sharepoint with pnp. It had been provisioned to ...
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Error when trying to open a new SharePoint list design form in Infopath 2013

I am getting the below error when i am trying to connect to the site from Infopath 2013.
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SPD2013: I need to get the checkoutusr of files checked out in my document library in my Workflow

I am using the Call HTTP Web Service inside of 2013 designer. I can get my query to work, but once I try to add the person columns is where I fail. It no longer runs. I have tried so many things. ...
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Profile Sychronization Instance list does not list all WFE servers on farm to choose from

I want to create a UPA on a second WFE that serves as a failover WFE server, however the list of "Select the machine in this farm on which you would like to run Profile Synchronization process." only ...
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SharePoint 2013 Subsite website address changed issues

I recently changed the SharePoint 2013 Subsite website address and I am now unable to view the subsite or any content within it. I can see the subsite and all of the webparts on the left hand site in ...
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External List - datetime fields UTC adjusted

In SP 2013, we are able to pull in data from sql server to an external list (via an External Content Type) - unfortunately the datetime fields in SharePoint do not match what's in the database. The SP ...
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SharePoint 2013 Changed subsite name now receiving 404 on all pages/parts within

I recently edited a subsite homepage within SharePoint and I am now unable to edit it back to it's original state. Every time I click on the subsite or anything within that subsite it timesout and ...
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What is the expected compression ratio for Export-SPWeb?

I have a site that I am attempting to move via the Powershell commands "Export-SPWeb" and "Import-SPWeb". However, I am concerned that the export is not working correctly. In Storage Metrics, the site ...
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build a test sharepoint server 2013 which mimic the live server

I am working on a new project for our customer who have sharepoint 2013 Enterprise server. and our customer has only a live server. so i want as a first step to do the following:- create a new VM ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Full crawl gets stuck

Our company has never performed a full crawl, and wanting to enable the search feature we need to perform a full crawl on the search service application. However after some time and about 8000 items ...
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Restart the SharePoint site

When you try to reload the site (SharePoint-80) you get a message like the screenshot. How to fix? Error: failed to write configuration file
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Customize SharePoint left navigation

I am trying to configure left navigation to only display content of the subsite including the page. The behaviour look as expected when you navigate between the site and subsite where the selected ...
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Extract Document from Content DB SP 2013

I am currently trying to retrieve a single document from a DB from SP2013 environment with SQL. I have taken a snap shot of the db and am trying against it (so not touching production in any way at ...
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Filter File types from Folders/Files

I am able to pull in the data I need with using part of this sEndPoint Main folder I'm pulling from: https://company.sharepoint/sites/Site/_api/Web/GetFolderByServerRelativeUrl('Folder Name')? ...
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sps 2013 designer workflow get automatically rejected

I've made a 2013 approval workflow in designer. Whenever someone other than me submits a new list item the first steps of the workflow run (the submitter gets an email notification) but seconds after ...
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Two web applications with same Site Structure and Content can be work in one SharePoint Farm?

Hi i have scenario like below I have a web application in Production SharePoint Farm it has custom master pages,many custom page layouts and angular .JS files and some farm solutions deployed target ...
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MySite Profile Pic updates for two users not one

When I am adding a profile picture for a user as an admin through the user's personal site, it is updating another user's picture and vise versa. It is only for these two accounts. I have tried ...
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PreSaveItem() is not getting the updated values from the list edit form

I am working on a team site inside sharepoint 2013. and inside my custom list i added this javascript to prevent closing an item unless the user enter a multi-line text field named "Analysis":- <...
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Wait for Date Field to Equal Today not triggering

I have a workflow that is supposed to send reminders when a date field in the item becomes Today's date. For that reason I have the condition: Wait for Document Next Review Date to equal Today ...
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List validation to force fields to be conditionally mandatory

I have a custom list inside sharepoint on-premises 2013, which have these fields:- Status. drop-down(Open,Closed). Type. drop-down(item,Box). Comment. Multiple line of text (allow pictures and tables)...
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Find blob storage of a file in sharepoint database

I am using SharePoint 2013 server and I want to trace a file in the content database. It is a onenote file, stored in a SharePoint document library. I am having access to the SQL server that is ...
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Please help! I accidentally deleted left nav so I can't find my pages

Boneheaded move on my part, I thought I was deleting left nav links for just the one sub-site, but it was for the entire library. Now I can't figure out how to get back to Pages library. Need to get ...