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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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Cannot find site lookup info for request Uri - Error

I am getting the following error numerous times in the ULS on both our SP 2013 web front ends: Cannot find site lookup info for request Uri http://<server IP address>/ Process: w3wp.exe Name: ...
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Cross-site publishing of pages library

In the past we have set up cross-site publishing using lists and libraries as described in tutorials like this and this. We have configured search, CSWP, used facets, created managed navigation, and ...
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Bundle SharePoint JavaScript files inside SharePoint hosted app

We have a SharePoint hosted app. This app require some scripts from SharePoint; MicrosoftAjax.js, init.js, sp.runtime.js, sp.js, sp.taxonomy.js and sp.workflowservices.js. We load all these from /...
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How to get the user profile property that is of type Managed Metadata using JavaScript?

I have apply JSLink to the custom list's new form. I want to query the user profile property which is Managed Metadata for entered user. I wrote below code which simply gives the string. But I want ...
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Design Package import SharePoint 2013 using App Installed event CSOM

In SP2013, I am trying to import and export the design package from one site to other site using AppInstalled event using CSOM. I am not able to get the context of source site to import the design ...
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Querying on Managed Metadata for term and parent terms

I have a Managed Metadata field called Geography using the following term set as an example. North America Canada Toronto United States New York This Geography ...
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SharePoint 2013 AD FBA 2010 Compatibility

I have a SharePoint 2013 server set up to use FBA through active directory. I've set up the claims providers following Microsoft guidelines from TechNet Blog On a site collection using SharePoint ...
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SharePoint 2013 Auto-hosted App intermittent error — “There was a problem registering the app principal”

I am trying to handle the App events and I am getting one weird intermittent error related to app principal. When I try to deploy the Auto-Hosted App from visual studio, Sometime I am getting the ...
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SP's JavaScript function to create pagination

SharePoint 2013 here. I need to create a pagination of results I get from an external web service. I want to use the look and feel of SharePoints pagination: Ideally I could call SharePoint's ...
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sharedWithUsersId not returning up to date user ids

I don't understand the response for the API call: /_api/web/getFileByServerRelativeURL('/docs/Test.docx')/ListItemAllFields/SharedWithUsersId I upload a Test.docx document and share it with two ...
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SharePoint 2013 calendar in IOS renders differently

Most of the time Sharepoint Calendar in IOS renders differently as shown in the below screenshot which causes a problem in changing views between month/week/day view programmatically and also manually....
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SharePoint Search Results Webpart returns wrong results count

I am trying to develop a custom paging control for my search results webpart but I am facing a weird issue that the search results return wrong total results count. Below is the javascript snippet I ...
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Collect Feedback workflow still sending email notification for over due items

We have users complaining they are still receiving emails from Collect Feedback Workflow which was cancelled while ago. Here is the situation, Collect Feedback is one of many workflow associated with ...
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Can someone explain the way SharePoint auditing trimming and cleanup works?

I know each web application has its own Audit Log Trimming timer job. I see the default is set for it to run monthly. Now, as you dive into site collection settings for auditing, I see: Automatically ...
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Content Query Web Part does not appear in mobile view

I have successfully created several CQWPs on our intranet homepage to pull announcements from team sites as well as list events on Community calendar. These can all be viewed on the desktop, laptop, ...
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SharePoint 2013 foundation installation and Hardening OS

There is one requirement from my client to install SharePoint 2013 foundation on Hardening OS on Windows Server 2012 R2. Need to install it in only one-tier architecture. After googling about ...
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SharePoint designer workflow compare created date between two dates that two dates in other list how I can achieve this

SharePoint Designer Workflow compare created date between two dates that two dates in other list how I can achieve this . I have List1 in that i created date I want to compare list2 startdate and ...
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Connect to Office - Add to SharePoint Sites - When do SharePoint Sites get synchronized?

We are having trouble with the Add to SharePoint Sites functionality. It often doesn't work as we expect it to work. Hence I'll try to describe what we are doing, then I'll try to formulate my ...
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Is there no “easy” way to create a wiki template in SharePoint 2013?

Here's what I want to do: Create 40+ wiki pages that all have the same headings/layout, but will be user-updated to contain unique content on each page. I'd rather not create the "structure" of each ...
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Ajax email 2013 SP.Utilities.Utility.SendEmail group mailbox

Has anyone found a method of sending emails to group mailboxes using SP.Utilities.Utility.SendEmail? The technique is described here Send E-mail from javascript using REST API and the basic code ...
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Multiple validations in a single column in 2013

I have been working on something I feel should be very simple for far too long. I have a single line text column in a list and would like to employee multiple validations to the column. The ...
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How to provision External content Type using CSOM

Is it possible to provision External Content type and list using CSOM?
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SP2013 , Control Templates ctx.ListData.ResultTables Not available in IE 11

I am trying to fetch the total count of result items in my content search webpart's Control template using the code: ctx.ListData.ResultTables[0].ResultRows.length Now this line works perfectly in ...
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Creation of personal My Site Site error

When users visit the My Site root page, they are greeted with the "We're Almost Ready!" message. Their My Site page is never created. When I check a users Personal Site Instantiation State, it shows ...
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sharepoint audience Not compiling new users from ad

I have 7 people in total in one of my Active Directory groups. 4 of them is created before May this year and 3 after. When I run a full user profile sync, and after that compile the audience for that ...
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SharePoint 2013 Aug 2017 CU messed up our search settings

After applying the Aug 8th 2017 CU for SharePoint 2013 our search pages, settings, and query's have changed and a great deal of content is not working properly. Also I am now noticing that under the ...
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SortType of DocumentSet changed from Folder to File from 2010 to 2013

Some time ago we migrated a site collection from 2010 to 2013. Inside this site collection a library contains DocumentSets. We now have this interesting behaviour that sorting in list views does not ...
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Unable to moving a document larger than 40Mb to a Drop Off Library with SharePoint 2010 Workflow

Using SharePoint 2013 (but 2010 workflow) I'm involved in building a system whereby a file is uploaded to a document library by a user. Once the metadata is attached a workflow copies this document ...
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Reading SPContentMapProvider with CSOM

Is there a way to get the information from SPContentMapProvider through CSOM? I have not been able to find any API endpoint for this in CSOM or REST. I'm trying to build my own breadcrumb control for ...
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How to escape special characters in a KQL query?

In a list I have a column with these values: MyField ------- foo.A foo.B foo.* I want to search for these values. I've plumbed all managed properties and crawled content. If I search myfield:"foo.",...
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Subsite managed navigation - page not found

I want to use Managed Navigation to show a current navigation menu, for a subsite only. I've created a term set with friendly URLs, and the terms are showing in the nav. Problem is, I sometimes get "...
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SharePoint web site asking for authentication in iOS and Apple mobile phones

We published our web application to the internet and it has publishing featureless enabled. I edited the compact.browser file in this path: C:\inetpub\wwwroot\wss\VirtualDirectories\<web ...
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Httpcontext.session is null in Provider hosted app

I have a on premise provider hosted app and when i publish the web part on my local IIS server and uploading the app file to app catalogue and trying to access the default page, I am getting ...
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Create a web part connection via client API

Is there any way to create a web part connection by using client API e.g. JSOM, CSOM, REST, or ASMX-services in SharePoint Online?
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Implementing SSO in sharepoint 2013 with SAP

I am looking for a solution that will connect SAP from SharePoint. What is best way to create SSO in SharePoint 2013 to SAP. I am completely unaware of this type of requirement. Any one could explain ...
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The workflow template has specified no FormURN for this page Error when Associating Out of the box SharePoint 2010 publihsing approval workflow

Hello i have associated a imported a out of the box SharePoint 2010 Publishing Approval Workflow from Sharepoint Designer 2013 to Visual studio 2012 with the import Sharepoint 2010 workflow project in ...
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Copy items from one list to another with kept versions with PowerShell

I want to copy items from one list to another using PowerShell, but what I would like to keep after copying data is versions or at least multiline of text column that has append feature. I managed to ...
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Create a contact list from a site permission group in SP13?

Just like many others here I have been designated our command (or company) SCA with little experience and have been charged with designing the website. Just as my title says, is there a way to create ...
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Deleted items in calendar reappear after one day

I have a SharePoint calendar that's synced with Outlook. When the client deletes an item, it reappears the next day. This has occurs whether she deletes it from SharePoint or Outlook.
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Users are not able to create My sites. No new site collections will be created when they edit their profile

I am working on an on-premise farm 2013. now i have configured the My sites under user profile as follow:- now usually when a user access the my-site such as http://servername/my/Person.aspx?...
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Likes in Newsfeed “disappear”- SharePoint 2013 on premise

From time to time my users report likes getting lost in Newsfeed. I have experienced this behavior on myself as well. Checking the Newsfeed on the personal site it is possible to reply to posts as ...
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SharePoint external list (sql) with multi lined text field

I have an external content type with one of the fields having huge text in it. (SQL type: varchar(MAX)). When I create the external list and open a new form, the field is a single line textbox and it ...
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Sharepoint metadata greyed out in Excel file

We are using SharePoint 2013 and Excel 2013, together with Managed Metadata using content types. Some Excel 2013 users are intermittently experiencing greyed out managed metadata fields. They only ...
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Default membership of SharePoint_Shell_Access?

According to the docs, one of the roles in the config database is "WSS_SHELL_ACCESS", and the setup account is set as a member. However, on my farm I see a "SharePoint_Shell_Access", and the farm ...
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infopath list form display rules do not work in IE

Infopath 2013, SharePoint 2013 in Office 365 The Infopath created list form is embedded in a SharePoint page as a web part. The Infopath created list form works in Edge & FireFox - I have ...
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How to split the form into tabs in sharepoint 2013

I am trying to split a SharePoint 2013 list form into multiple tabs. I have tried below code but it is throwing an error "Unable to get property 'substring' of undefined or null reference". PFB my ...
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Redirect search result item to web part view not actual list

I have 4 document libraries (DLs) , each of them has been viewed in a web part with another page.aspx. I have search center for all of those DLs, when the search result comes on the search page and ...
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Creating a word document inside my Document library based on a list item will show the HTML for a Rich Text editor field

I was exploring a way which allow me to export a list item as .docx file. And i keep trying and searching till i find this appraoch which sound promising to me link. This approach mainly include ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Dynamic Calculated Column in List View

I need to calculate transaction totals (total price and tax etc) when entering data into SP2013. The following JS code works very well in the New and Edit views but when I try and implement in a SP ...
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Changing SharePoint 2013 theme design using online theme

I am new in web designing and in SharePoint . I want to change the SharePoint 2013 theme using online theme. What is your advice for me? Also, I want to change the layout of contents to be tidy....