Questions tagged [2013]

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Catching query suggestions dropdown value

Next to search box there is a dropdown containing query suggestions (everything, people, ...). How can I catch the value of this dropdown (it is div.s) in JavaScript (jQuery). Also I want to know ...
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SharePoint 2013 Usage Reports - where are the details?

So the Analytics feature has been revamped in 2013. Great. Now I can't find detailed statistics anymore. All I have is multiple reports for search queries and "Popular Items". The "Usage" report only ...
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Edit Links commands are not visible in the Quick Launch and Top Navigation menu in SharePoint 2013

I have сreated custom site definition for SharePoint 2013, but for some reasons Edit Links command is not visible in the Quick Launch and Top Navigation menu. These commands available by default if I ...
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How can I provision the search center to my visual studio solution?

How can I provision the search center to my visual studio solution? I have edited my page layout and master page to be able to have the search center in the maincontent of my site collection. Maby ...
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What is the purpose of SharePoint 2013 Site Content Type - “JavaScript Display Template”?

Under SharePoint 2013 Site Content Type - JavaScript Display Template Content Type is present, what is the purpose of the content type and how we use it?
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Where can I find the page layouts in the 15 hive?

I would like to take a look at the default search centers page layout file of Sharepoint in the 15 hive. Anyone have any idea where it is located or how I can find it?
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Can you use BCS External Content Types in conjunction with Product Catalogs in 2013?

Does anybody know if it is possible to use an External Content Type as the basis for a Product Catalog in SharePoint 2013? So if we store a load of Product data in a database are we then able to ...
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Getting TermSet and Terms from Microsoft.Sharepoint.Client.Field

I'm having a hard time trying fo figure this one out. I can only use Microsoft.Sharepoint.Client for this. I'am working with Sharepoint 2013. I need to list all Fields (Metadata) For a certain ...
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Can I use SharePoint Designer 2013 to edit SharePoint 2010 sites?

Can I use SharePoint Designer 2013 to edit SharePoint 2010 sites? Couldn't find this info in the web.
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Restricting Anonymous user to see only public content from SharePoint 2013 index

I have crawled and indexed some public and private(that requires windows authentication) websites using SharePoint 2013 Search. I also added new web app and created new site collection using built-en ...
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Claim Based Auth Webapplication issue in SharePoint 2013

I have done FBA configuration in IIS. I am getting success to login through FBA User. But when click on sign out through any SharePoint user or FBA user, it will give error "Exception of type '...
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Sharepoint beginner

I'm a Sharepoint beginner, just getting into it. Please suggest me some best way to learn sharepoint and best books available in the market. We are using SharePoint 2013.
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Filter query by site property

I have set a crawled property at the site level using $site.IndexPropertyKey.Add() and $site.Properties.Add() I set the value of that property to "somevalue" I full crawled. I mapped it to a managed ...
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Add new item to list in JavaScript

I have the following code in my SharePoint 2013 app, I'm getting no errors but the item is not being added, anyone spot anything eyes are square from looking! function addListItem() { this.web = ctx....
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Shredded Storage in SharePoint 2013

Is Shredded Storage part of SharePoint Server 2013 or available in Foundation edition as well? Thanks.
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SharePoint 2013 Hosted App File Upload

Because of the nature of the new app model for SharePoint Hosted apps which gives us no access to server logic, how can you possibly setup File Uploading for older browsers like IE8 that don't ...
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creating web application in sharepoint 2013

I have created a web application in sharepoint 2013 using central admin, that is successfully created. its successfully created app pool in IIS as well. In host file I have also added entry like this: ...
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Problems developing an App Part

I am developing an AppPart in Sharepoint 2013 and I am having problems when connecting to an external list. The following ways have been my attempts: Accesing a external list with an app using the ...
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“500: Internal Server Error” when trying to add a simple text file as an attachment via SharePoint 2013 REST API

Using SharePoint 2013 REST API, I am trying to attach a simple text file to a list's item. jQuery.ajax({ url: web.get_url() + "/_api/web/lists/GetByTitle('List1')/items(1)/AttachmentFiles/add(...
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Retrieve a list item based on People picker App

I have a list which contains an Employee column of a Type person or group. I have built a page which contains a people picker and nothing else. When the user selects a user from the PeoplePicker, i ...
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Managed Metadata Navigation Security Trimming

Does the managed metadata navigation offer security trimming? I create a new web and not have anyone have access to it. I would now add a link to that web to the managed metadata navigation. Result: ...
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How do I make the Managed Navigation menu appear the same on all pages

Apologies if this is amazingly obvious somehere... I've implemented a SP2013 Publishing Site and enabled the friendly URLs and Managed Navigation. For what it's worth, I've also used the Starter ...
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Access Services - can't get it working and I've installed everything FIVE TIMES

I've been trying like a banshee to get Access Services working. I generally know my way around sharepoint.. I just can't for the life of me get this thing working. I've literally installed SharePoint ...
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Fire JS function when people picker completes

Is there a way to trigger a JS function when a People picker completes and finds a user? I'm developing a SharePoint 2013 app using client side development pattern. Thanks for your suggestion Per, I ...
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deploy sample content in list from Visual studio includes people picker

I have the following default sample data in my list which deploay just fine. <Row> <Field Name="Holiday Balance (Days)">10</Field> <Field Name="Holiday Balance (...
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SharePoint 2013 Client People Picker

I have an issue - I enter correct email of user to client people picker, but I do not see any suggestion to choose user. If I copy and past the same email, I see the error message - there are several ...
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Creating calendar view from list programmatically using Elements Module in Sharepoint 2013 apps

The following code is displaying my list...the baseview selected is the Calendar view i want but its displaying as a list. How to let SP know this should be displayed as a Calendar? <View List="...
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SharePoint 2013 and AutoCAD

Environment: 2010 Enterprise, but have 2013 ready to be deployed I'm looking at various solutions for browser-based CAD file viewing and markup (or a comparable alternative). We currently run SP2010, ...
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some of the links withing Micro-Feeds has wrong href

I have installed a brand new SharePoint 2013 test environment and testing around. When you go to NewsFeed (previously called my content), you find a web part (I think) which shows who follows who/what....
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“Web Template” item template is not available in Visual Studio 2012 list of item templates

I am working with visual studio 2012 and want to add sharepoint 2013 "Web Template" item from VS 2012 list of sharepoint 2013 item templates. But I could not find "Web Template" item in SP 2013 item ...
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Crawler authentication in SharePoint 2013 for STS based external website

I am not able to crawl website that has STS (security token service) based authentication using FAST Search for SharePoint 2013 . I tried Form credentials and Cookie based authentication in Crawl ...
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Set a view of a list in XsltListViewWebPart when deploying from VS2012 to SP2013 App

I am devloping a SP2013 App which includes a page (aspx) that contains the following webpart and XsltListViewWebPart as shown below. I have managed to remove all the elements i want to remove (...
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Apps for SharePoint Foundation 2013

I have two questions here. Can we develop apps for SharePoint Foundation 2013 edition? Can we purchase and download apps for SharePoint Foundation 2013 edition from SharePoint Store? Thanks.
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SharePoint 2013 PowerPoint Automation Service conversion is failing

I am trying to use the PowerPoint Automation Service to convert documents from .ppt to .jpg. However even though I am trying to follow the msdn example (which is a bit different), it doesn't seem to ...
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Sharepoint loades pages and data views very slow

The sites load slow and especially the data views are loading very slow. I followed "Sharepoint 2010 - How can I speed up the Site Performance?" but it didn't work for me. What else should I do? ...
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How to use LINQPad with SharePoint 2013 REST service (/_api)?

It is working just fine with /_vti_bin/ListData.svc, but I can't create connection for /_api URI.
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Claim Based Authentication in Sharepoint 2013

I have created one Claim based authentication web application in sharepoint 2013. I have done all configuration from this link.. http://blog.morg.nl/2011/08/step-by-step-forms-based-authentication-...
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SharePoint 2013 dynamic Navigation for Site

I am building a site in SP 2013 and have a question on the navigation. Initially we will have 4 items in the global navigation as: Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4 Now, based on the user selection, I ...
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Why does PreApplicationStartMethodAttribute() not work in SharePoint 2013?

In .NET 4(.5) there is this amazing Attribute: PreApplicationStartMethodAttribute, I want to use it in SharePoint 2013 so I don't have to edit the app_start method in the global.asax file directly. ...
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Moving some SharePoint administration outside of Central Administration?

Are there any out of the box or third-party tools for sharing some Central Admin-type administration tasks with site owners? I have a client who has a SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Edition site where ...
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SharePoint 2013 - “Change the Look” breaks when editing master page

I'm trying to make some changes to a master page, the thing I actually want to do is test the ReplaceColor attribute within the CSS, however it seems as soon as I do so, the whole 'change the look' ...
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Community Page: How to Auto-Approve User access request?

Plan for communities in SharePoint Server 2013 shows the different kind of permission types a community has. I'm interested in the "Open community with explicit membership. Everyone can view the site ...
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Change colour/theme of sharepoint 2013 mysite across the enterprise

I was wondering how I change the MySite theme from the default blue/white look to the Oslo look, or one of the other default themes?
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Does SharePoint 2013 support Single Sign Out?

Really simple question, that I can't seem to find a definitive answer for. Does SharePoint 2013 support single sign-out?
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SharePoint 2013 Prompting for Credentials after Changing AAM

I have just set up a SharePoint server. I need to change the URL for the site to the FQDN from the hostname. When I do this, the site immediately begins prompting me for credentials. Nothing works. ...
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Can't Change URL

I am very much a noob at sharepoint, so this is probably an easy one. I am trying to get SharePoint 2013 up and running. When I go through the config wizard, it creates a site for me with a URL that ...
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SecureStoreService dll for SharePoint 2013

Where I can get Microsoft.Office.SecureStoreService.dll for SharePoint 2013 Server? For SharePoint 2010 version it was located at C:\Windows\assembly\GAC_MSIL\Microsoft.Office.SecureStoreService\14.0....
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SharePoint 2013 managed metadata navigation and custom sort order

I'm trying out the managed navigation in SP 2013 and cannot set the custom sort order. I select "Use custom sort order" and save it but when I reload the page "Use default sort order according to ...
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Managed Metadata Navigation always redirecting to “start.aspx#null”

I'm trying to use Managed Metadata Navigation for cruising around my site. Right now I have a couple of team sites. In the target settings I set the navigation URL to: /department/production/...
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Can't deploy Sharepoint 2013 app

I'm trying to deploy my first sharepoint 2013 via Visual Studio. I generated an isolated app domain. When deploying the app i get an error in Visual Studio. ErrorDetail: The remote hosting service ...