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SharePoint configuration wizard will raise Microsoft.SharePoint.PostSetupConfiguration.PostSetupConfigurationTaskException was thrown

I have SharePoint 2013 server , but when i run the product configuration wizard, it raised the following error "Microsoft.SharePoint.PostSetupConfiguration.PostSetupConfigurationTaskException was ...
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Search in List view on publishing page layout

UPDATE after trying the OOTB list app: I have a strange issue with placing a list view web part on a publishing page layout. The searchbox is displaying, but when I search it does not load any ...
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Link on wiki page to Excel document that opens in Excel Online

On a wiki page, I would like to create a link to an Excel document stored in the Documents folder on SharePoint, that opens the Excel file in Excel Online. When I create the link using Insert -> Link ...
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How to apply JSLink to List's New Form in Visual Studio?

I have content type say "Departments" and applying to the list named "All Departments", there is one field in content type that I want to apply js link to render it differently I found some solution ...
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Multiple, Relative “Path:” in SharePoint 2013 CSWPs

In pre-launch preparation phases; am attempting to convert CSWP "page rollup" queries from absolute paths on our staging site to relative paths, so that when we cutover we don't have to update all the ...
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Run JavaScript after “group by” in list has been clicked on and list data loaded

I have created a JavaScript function to take a url from a list item and turn it into an image. This function works great on a list that doesn't have group by setup. With this script the images will ...
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Change Quick edit on list on SharePoint 2013

I would like to set list Quick edit parameter programmatically or by schema.xml, but I can't find way to do it. View has parameter InlineEdit, but SharePoint has to set it with another way. How can ...
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How to get list by url using client object model?

Is it possible to get list by url using ECMA script client model? For example something like this: context.get_web().get_lists().getByUrl("Lists/MyList"); UPD!: Please, refer to this correct ...
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Create new Index Component and add it to a clone topology?

I'm in the Search Service Application crawling a file server containing 480k items. The SharePoint Server only have a system disk with 20 GB free space, and there are no other servers available. Upon ...
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Is there any way to merge documents together?

I'm working with a policy committee that's transitioning from a centrally-managed document to distributed management (that is, they plan to split IT responsibilities off to a separate working group, ...
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Error occured in deployment step 'install app for SharePoint': The System Account cannot perform this action. Deploying App - On-Premises Farm

Yes this question is the same as : This question How ever none of the proposed solutions work for me. I've tried swapping the account in Central Admin (did not work) I've created a new AD account, ...
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Difference between Continious Crawl and Incremental Scheduled Crawl?

I am trying to configure my environment, but am confused about which option to use for my search, Continious Crawl or Scheduled Incremental Crawl? What is the real difference?
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Freeze first column in SharePoint List View?

I am working in SP2013 , in a particular list view we want to freeze first column on horizontal scrolling. Please help on this if any one having idea/code/any reference URLS.
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How to connect to Office Online Server in Office365

I just wondering if we can use existing Office Online Server in Office365 for SP2013 on premise. If yes, how this can be achieve? In SP2013 we normally run Get-SPWOPIBinding to find out the server ...
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2013 Workflows do not start - works fine manually, but does not trigger on change or created

Anyone else having issues with workflows just not starting on change or created? Pretty simple pre-existing workflows in a migrated sharepoint app had to be recreated in Designer 2013 when we ...
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How to get all users From Owners Group in SharePoint 2013 for a subsite

I am trying to get all the Users from a SharePoint Owner's Group for a subsite. Below Script is Working fine . But it displays both Site and Subsite Users of Owner's Group. For example If SITE A has ...
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How can i Locate and modify the corev15.css

I want to modify the corev15.css file for my team site inside SharePoint 2013, but i am not sure where is this file located inside my windows 2008 r2 server ? can anyone advice ?
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How to retrust an app programmatically (c# or powershell)?

I created a high trust provider trusted the app. I have some strange issue that I need to click on the retrust hyperlink after I deploy the app in SharePoint 2013 on premises. Can I do this ...
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Can't populate PeoplePicker, SpClientPeoplePickerDict is undefined

I'm trying to populate a PeoplePicker field, using this code: function testPeoplePicker(){ var ppDiv=$("div[title='PP Field Name']"); var ppEditor=ppDiv.find("[title='PP Field Name']"); var spPPD=...
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Add ALT tag to Image automatically

The WCAG (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines) provide a baseline for accessibility standards so various tools, such as screen readers, can provide a reasonable experience for those with ...
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Creating SharePoint 2013 Workflow Associations with Powershell

Summary: How do I create SharePoint 2013 Workflow Associations through Powershell? SharePoint 2013 workflows do not show up on the WorkflowTemplates list of the SPWeb. I am attempting to associate a ...
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How to Reference a Custom .CSS File on the Master Page in Foundation with SPD

I am using SharePoint 2013 Foundation and SharePoint Designer. I have a site collection with a subsite that contains wiki pages. I'm trying to change some of the styles on the wiki pages (like header ...
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Different sets of options in a lookup or choice column depending on the content type

I have a list content type and other content types that derive from it. I need to add a lookup or choice column to the content type (or the list itself) just so that each child content type or list ...
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JS failures using ClientContext object on pages other than group membership pages

I'm attempting to use a piece of JS that I located here to add some CCS classes to the body tag of my SP site based on the user's groups. The following script works perfectly well when looking at a ...
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Site Collection '500 INTERNAL SERVER ERROR'

Opening a newly created site collection on SharePoint 2013 throws '500 INTERNAL SERVER ERROR'
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SP13: Sending Email after a Field Change

I think this can be done but not sure. I have list full of names that are assigned tasks. Each item has a task already assigned but at time there could be a chance that the name of the assigned ...
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Version history button Sharepoint 2013

Is there any way how to insert "Version History" button from Ribbon to page or displayform.aspx in SP List? Thanks a lot. Dominik
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Can not add SharePoint hosted app to the page

I have created a basic sharepoint hosted app using following microsoft tutorial. https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/fp142379.aspx#Code It contains a basic list and default page. After ...
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How to get the Login Name of user from people picker control using jquery?

I want to get the log-in name of user from people picker control using jquery. I have a code which displays the display name of the user but I am not able to get the login name. Code is as follows: ...
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Sharepoint 2013 MySite Increase Quota

we have a SharePoint 2013 Standard edition implementation and 80 users. We are now starting to use MySites and I want to set up SkyDrive (OneDrive) Pro syncing of their documents from mysites to ...
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central admin page does not open properly

After installing SharePoint 2013. I had open the central admin page, But it does not have any image and CSS style.
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Got exception in the sharepoint wizard after install sp1 on sp2013 foundation

I am using sp2013 foundation. I try update sp with this sp: sharepointsp2013-kb2880551-fullfile-x64-en-us I installed the sp and finished. I did a reboot. After the reboot I start the wizard. I press ...
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Run Powershell Script from Sharepoint page

I use a PS script to create a list. Instead of a scheduled task, I wondered if I can put a link or a button on a sharepoint page, that when you click on it, it runs a PS Script on the SharePoint ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Presence blank

I'm having a strange issue where suddenly SharePoint 2013 presence indicators started showing up blank: The indicator image isn't broken, because I can browse to it. I'm not even sure what this color ...
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How to display value of version column in word document?

I tried to include my document's version number in a word file using quick parts as described here: in this post This doesn't work for me (SP 2013, Word 2010). It only shows {_UIVersionString} but ...
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Starting Workflow on Button Click

I have added a state machine WF in VS by right clicking my solution and Add -> Add New Item -> then under "Office/SharePoint I added the "State Machine WF (Farm Solution Only). So the WF is now part ...
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How to load several users by array of login names CSOM

I have a dynamically created array of user logins, I would like to retrieve information about these users through CSOM. I found this great post, but there is explanation how to retrieve all users from ...
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How to add an AD group to a SP group using REST api?

I managed to write a code that adds a user to SP group using REST and it just posts this data: { '__metadata': { 'type': 'SP.User' }, 'LoginName':'i:0#.w|domain\\user' } to here: /_api/web/...
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Cannot share list item in SharePoint 2013

I'm very new to SharePoint and trying SP2013. I'm able to share a document in Document library using the ellipses ... from the UI. However I expected the same with list items which is not available. (...
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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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SPO 2013 - How to open Links List items (websites) in a new window/tab when clicking with the left mouse button?

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. In our intranet we have the OOTB Links List on a page so users can add links to important external websites in it. As a default those links are just opening ...
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Identify if a Library item is a folder or not in CSOM

I have Library on which I have created a ribbon button. On click of the button I am trying to identify if the selected item is a folder or a file. below if the code snippet that I am using: var ...
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Setting “Chrome Type” to “None” for a web part using power shell

I have added a custom web part on page. Some how I am not been able to change its Chrome Type to None because when I mouse over the corner of web part where the arrow is supposed to show under ...
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How do I change the size of the title bar?

I want to change the size of the bar that contains the navigation area in the Oslo theme. For clarification, I want to change the height of this bar: Edit: I have figured out that the element in ...
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SharePoint 2013 Reusable workflow doesn't pick up fields in a different site collection

I've created a SharePoint 2013 Reusable Workflow using SharePoint Designer. It is based on a content type called Functional Design: If I publish that workflow to the site collection where it was ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Outlook synchronization

If I want to add the site mailbox feature on the site collection i get this: The feature being activated is a Site scoped feature which has a dependency on a Farm scoped feature which has not ...
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Update long running workflow in SP 2013

I have a question concerning how to manage installation of new versions of workflow features, in case when there are already running instances. It seems on my development machine that after installing ...
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Individual and “Team” access to list items

We have a list of service requests. Anyone in the enterprise can create a request and then edit their request as the process moves along. We now have the user need to allow "teams" to access each ...
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Possible to use MVC in SharePoint 2013

Is it possible to implement an MVC concept with or without ASP.net MVC for SharePoint 2013?
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Unable to delete WF 2013: “Workflow revision number mismatch”

I can't delete my 2013 workflow. When I try to delete it with SPD, nothing happens. SPD does a refresh but the workflow is not deleted. When I try it directly in SharePoint, I get an error: "...