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For questions completely specific to SharePoint 2016 and **not past or future versions**

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File Drag and Drop Prompt Metadata Properties Dialog in Sub Folder in SharePoint 2016

I used this solution to add a Meta-Data Dialog for a DocLib in SharePoint 2016 https://sharepoint.stackexchange.com/a/158373/48328 Works fine so far, but only in the root folder and not in sub ...
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Changing Default Zone AAM creates 500 error

I was setting up an SSO (ADFS claims) solution on a small pilot farm (3 servers: 1 WFE, 1 APP/CA, 1 dedicated search/crawling). The farm had already been initially configured to have 2 web ...
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Sharepoint 2016 How to change (ONLY) the Announcements webpart title font?

I have 4 webparts on a site page in sharepoint. 3 of the webparts are a content editor and I added 1 announcements webpart. I was able to change the webpart titles of the content editor webparts, ...
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Updated the selected view in list view webpart

Good morning, I have awired issue to reflect the changes in list view to list view webpart in web part page programmatically using JSOM What exactly I need to change the selected view in list view ...
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Hooking up the presence indicator for FabricUI's Persona component

I am using the Persona component for my SPFx web part. The React component looks like this: <Persona {...examplePersona} size={PersonaSize.size10} presence={PersonaPresence.offline} ...
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How to change the width of the logo in the Top Suite Bar

I'm now a administrator of a SharePoint 2016 on-prem site. There is a logo in the Top Suite Bar, but the last 20% is cut. I'm guessing that the maximum width value for a logo is set to be too narrow. ...
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how to add a field to default SharePoint newitem form

I want to add an existing field to SharePoint default new item form. Making the field required adds it to the NewItem form, but when we make it non-mandatory, the field goes away Is there a way to ...
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SP2016 Central Admin error: DataBinding: 'System.Data.DataRowView' does not contain a property with the name 'FixServerConfirmation'

I have just set up SharePoint 2016 On-Premise on a single server farm (dev environment) in my organisation (I have also installed feature pack 2). Everything is set up central admin up and running but ...
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Use SharePoint database backups and restore on new site

I suspect my client's SharePoint site is 'corrupt'. Some links give "File not found" for example when going to a certain sub site's settings. They have SharePoint 2016 with SQL 2014 on Windows 2012 ...
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Easier document checkout for SharePoint 2016?

I have been tasked with finding an easier way to check out documents in SharePoint 2016. In the old environment, the ribbon appeared when the user clicked on a document and the check out option was ...
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SharePoint 2016 - Multiline text field lost data on workflow init

I have a strange problem with multiline text field on Document Library on SharePoint 2016 site. I have a workflow attached to a Document Library with manual start (not automatically with upload or ...
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Issues with logins from different domains

We currently have two domains in our environment, lets say DomainA and DomainB. Users have IDs in both domains. Userids in DomainA have been given access to our new SharePoint 2016 environment. The ...
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How to add federated users in the term store?

So, I have migrated a sharepoint site that authenticate via NTLM to a ADFS solution. All the users is migrated and they auth via the UPN name ( i:05.t|adfs40|account). They can login properly and all ...
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Configure Modern Team Site in SharePoint on premises server 2016

I'have configured SharePoint farm 2016! Now I want to configure SharePoint modern team site, Can anyone please suggest the steps for the same? Thanks in Advance!
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The AD sync is not working

Environment: SharePoint 2016, one server with custom role The user profile service is started ، some usres were imported when the farm installed, Today, I tried to add a new user in the Same domain ...
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Sharepoint/Infopath problems

I have a problem with a customers InfoPath form after migrating it from SP2010 to 2016 onprem. The choice columns won't work. Every time I try to attach an choice column to the form and try to ...
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Export data from Excel to an existing list in SharePoint Server 2016

What is the best method in SharePoint to export data from Excel to an existing list in SharePoint Server 2016?
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Code-Based Workflows in SharePoint 2013/2016

How to create a code-based SharePoint 2013/2016 workflow in Visual Studio or Microsoft has discontinued code-based workflow development? I had created sequential/state-machine workflows in SharePoint ...
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ADO.NET Data Services for SharePoint 2016?

As I was asking in a related question, I'm trying to figure out how to get a PowerView report going that is using a SharePoint list as its data source. In researching how that can be done, I found ...
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Cannot run SP2013 workflows after migration to SP2016

we have a single SP2016 VM, with SQL database on different VM. I have done the migration by detach-attach and mounting content database. There are few simple emailing workflows - some SP2010, some ...
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SharePoint 2016 never updated

I'm mostly working on Sharepoint 'frontend' - never on the admin part of updates ect, so please bear with me. I have a new client that have SharePoint 2016 (on-prem) installed, running on a SQL 2014 - ...
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SharePoint Rest API - not able to get “Form Data” property of a list item

I am trying to get a field named "Form Data" using Rest API I tried the below url https://site.sharepoint.com/sitename/_api/web/Lists/GetByTitle('List Name')/Items(5581)?$select=FormData I got the ...
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Migrate SharePoint 2016 on-prem to SharePoint online

I have a SharePoint 2016 on premise environment with around 750 GB of data stored in document libraries. Our company has recently purchased O365/SharePoint online. How do I move/migrate these document ...
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ConnectionString in SharePoint feature

I have issue with my connectionstring: App.config <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?> <configuration> <connectionStrings> <add name="prod" connectionString="...
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Crawling User Profiles - 'A component required for crawling…'

I have a SharePoint 2016 single server farm set up and updated to latest CU (June 2018) I have set up my user profile and search services which are all working fine, however, when I try to crawl my ...
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ReferenceError: ‘PageMinimized’ is undefined - HealthAnalyzer

I have installed SharePoint 2016 RTM as a single server farm, I have just updated to the latest Updates (June 2018) and now when I navigate to the SharePoint Health Analyzer in Central Admin I get: ...
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Multiple Information Management Policies on Content Type - but just at Site-Level

I am working with SharePoint 2016 On Prem. My goal is to add an Information Management Policy to a document library at the site level that deletes all files older than 30 days. When I create the ...
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How to hide Sign-In dropdown in SharePoint 2013/16?

My objective is to hide the Sign-in dropdown. for that I have few approaches: Hide using CSS Hide using js Using custom js method to display the username I am looking for the first two approaches. I ...
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Calendar webpart not available in the apps list in sharepoint 2016

I have an on-premises Sharepoint 2016 installation. I am trying to add a Calendar webpart on a test page. But I cannot find it in the apps list. I added my calendar app in the site contents. Please ...
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SharePoint 2016 Morning error: There has been an error while loading form

When my users come in and their browser is sitting on a page that they had used the evening before and the page requires another input (like a sign-in, sign-out setup), the user is presented with a ...
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Workflows not running after SharePoint enabled with SSL

I had SharePoint 2013 SPD Workflows successfully running on SharePoint 2016 Enterprise Server but recently after enabling the web application with SSL certificate, workflows stop executing. I tried ...
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Visualize KML file data in SharePoint

We got geodata as KML files (Wikipedia article). Is there a way to visualize this data in SharePoint 2016 on premise? As the files hold interna we would like to avoid loading the files to a public ...
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Page views count are not available in search api in SharePoint 2016, ViewsLifeTime is always null

I want to get the page views for every page using Javascript In O365, for some pages, when I hover on them, it brings up the page views like the below image In this cases I am able to make a search ...
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Get page views of a page in SharePoint using Javascript

Is there a way to get the total number of page views of a page in SharePoint using Rest API or JSOM? I tried using Search API http://SiteUrl/sites/_api/search/query?querytext='home' But in all the ...
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SharePoint 2016: Custom Item Level Permission

I am on SharePoint 2016 on prem and working with a list of document set libraries that are each shared by a large group of people. The Problem: I created a new permission level that allows editing, ...
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Migrate Documents from local drive into SharePoint with default metadata

Want to migrate around 40 GB's of documents from windows File-Share to SP 2016 on-premise. Documents should be migrated to SP2016 with properties like; Created date Create by Modified date Modified ...
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Move all SharePoint Databases to new SQL Server

SharePoint databases are running in a instance SP16 on Microsoft SQL Server 2016 (SP1) on a Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter at the moment. SharePoint is installed with 4 machine MinRole WFE-APP-...
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How to make SharePoint support MVC4 website

environment: SharePoint 2016 Windows Server 2016 VS 2017 a Mvc4 app (.net 4.6) a junior programmer aim Let my MVC4 app be published to SharePoint like the SharePoint project,enabling it eo be ...
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Does SharePoint Server 2016 need a licensed SQL Server 2014?

we're trying to upgrade to SharePoint Server 2016 and I understand that there is no Foundation version for it anymore. My question is when I buy the SharePoint Server 2016 Standard/Enterprise ...
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Duplicate links in left hand quick links

Apologies if this is me being dumb but I have searched and been unable to find an answer. I'm currently playing around just setting up a simple team site. Currently the team site has 2 sub sites and ...
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Item updated via CSOM will not fire remote event receiver

We have a remote event receiver associated to a list and hooked on all events there. When you update any list item using OOB SharePoint page, the event receiver is executed; a web service which is ...
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SharePoint 2016 opensearch/federated search

We have implemented opensearch/federated search in our SP2016. It is working fine, but sometimes we are getting following error: The current operation timed-out after 15 seconds We tried to ...
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How to enable SSL in SharePoint

I want to enable SSL for all web applications. Can I use single certificate to do this or do I need one certificate for each web application in my farm? Please share any tutorial if possible?
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Central Admin opens blank post wsp deploment

I have deployed a solution on my farm at global level, after that I retracted it to deploy some changes. But as soon as I retracted the solution the Central Admin and the web apps started opening ...
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I have 2 WFE and 2 APP and DB in Cluster

I have 2 WFE and 2 APP and DB in Cluster.When I create web application in all the servers web application and application pool gets created?
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Create Project Server Application Proxy on Front-end server (Project Server 2016)

I am unable to create 'Project Server Application Proxy' on Front-end server. It shows the error: The topology service is not running in the farm. I found out that the reason for it is, "Application ...
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Can't open document in library with ''é'', ''à'' and other character with accent SharePoint 2016

I just finished the installation of SharePoint 2016 using AutoSPInstaller. Everything works fine except when I want to open any document in a document library which contains the character ''é'', ''à'' ...
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Newsfeed aggregation - extend time range

We got SharePoint 2016 on premise with May 2018 patch level. Our Newsfeed aggregation on the personal sites today is showing followed content of the last 7 days if you click "show more" on the bottom ...
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Cannot create subsites in SharePoint 2016 after an upgrade

Does anyone know what could be the cause of the error below? This happens as soon as you try to create a new subsite. I have seen suggestions to install spPowerPivot.msi I don't really want to. We ...
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SP 2010 Alternative to Term Store Metadata?

I am working on a site in SP 2010 that has some functionality that requires the use of metadata tagging for several different list items. It was proposed to the client that this would be the best ...