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Questions tagged [2016]

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

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Convert app to use JWT

We have a Sharepoint on Prem app, that is authenticated/authorized via ADFS ADFS returns SAML tokens. I would like to know if SP Server supports JWT's Hopefully without custom code.
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Authenticating to SharePoint from fiddler/postman fails with 401

I am trying to follow the guidance in many articles, one by Fabian williams, on how to make queries from Fiddler or Postman, but I keep getting 401 unauthorized. I have SharePoint on prem 2016, with ...
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Impact of Master Page from SharePoint 2013 to 2016 [closed]

What are all the impact would be there in custom master page if we migrate SharePoint 2013 to 2016?
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Replacing the SSIS Sharepoint List Source

Hi I've been trying at this now for a day or so but it's proving really difficult. I've got a basic SSIS package which essentially queries some sharepoint lists (lists with files) and drags out the ...
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SharePoint 2016 user profile service issue

I have the User Profile service for Sharepoint 2016 completely setup. I run the full import and users were populated. I now update a user in AD and it does not update in SharePoint. The only ...
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Issue while filtering multiple columns if one of the fields is Indexed

I have a list in SharePoint 2016 with over 35k items and around 15 custom Fields. I have a view that displays only around 300 - 400 items. When users filter the view using the column filters, the ...
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Steps to setup SP2016 onprem with React using SPFX

I am trying to setup SP2016 onprem with React, using Yoeman generator @microsoft/sharepoint. I am getting errors when I run gulp serve. Need Help on setting up this project using SPFX. I have ...
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OOTB Workflow Completing Successfully Only If Triggered Inside the APP Server

I have a list with an Out-Of-The-Box (OOTB) workflow. It's a SharePoint 2010 workflow on the SP2016 platform. If I am inside the server, I load the site, and I create a list item, the workflow ...
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SharePoint Designer Workflow Only Sending Email If Triggered Inside the APP Server

I have a list with a workflow customized using SharePoint Designer. It's on the SP2016 platform. If I am inside the Application (APP) server, I load the site, and I create a list item, the workflow ...
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Choice Field Dependancies

I have 2 choice fields in a list, with the following values --1 FoodTypes has 5 values (Vegan, Dairy, Meat, Veges, Fruit) --2 FoodItems has 9 values (Soy, Milk, Cheese, Hamburger, Pork, Brocc, ...
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Rest API reload page after form dialog is saved

I am currently using REST API to get list items and display them on HTML via a Content Editor Web Part. We have the list hidden and do not wish to allow users access to it. On there we have the ...
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When i browse an Html page inside SharePoint web application throw error

Hi I created SharePoint web application and added a new Virtual directory and converted to application in IIS, i just added an HTML file when I try to browse this html file i get below error ...
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Credential-connect to project server 2016

I get an error in thecontext.ExecuteQuery();line while trying to connect to the server. Console.WriteLine("Please enter your username for PWA"); userName = Console.ReadLine(); ...
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SharePoint 2016 - Word 2016 Add-in Error

Some users are receiving the following add-in error. If they close out the error the files work just fine. I've searched all over including the add-ins enabled on our Word client and have found ...
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Remote event receiver firing on changing List name

I have list A that has in it records leading to other lists, they are being added there upon activating given feature on list. Is there a way to fire remote event receiver in a situation when user ...
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Save workflow history when workflow restarts

Is there anyway to save the old workflow history when workflow restarts? I'm using sharepoint 2016. Thank you all!
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Office Client opens all files in read only if sharepoint is open via https

Since today all MS Office files (Word, Excel) are open in the word Client application as Read Only mode, if I visit the SharePoint via https. If I Change the URL to http instead the Office files can ...
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SPUtility.GetSPField MakeReadOnly Not working on Required Person Field

On my edit form I have a required name field that I want to make readonly. Here is what I have in javascript file: $(document).ready(function(){ SPUtility.GetSPField("Name").MakeReadOnly(); ...
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SharePoint 2010 to 2019 Upgrade

we have a SharePoint 2010 farm now we want to upgrade to the new version SharePoint 2019, for SharePoint 2010 to 2019 what are Upgrade steps? Can i first upgrade to SharePoint 2013 and after ...
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Is there an overview of the list workflows started by a user?

is there any OOTB view or webservice(s) which shows, which workflow instances were started by a user and in which status these instances are? The Workflow History list contains these informations but ...
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CSS's :hover selector works in Chrome but not IE

Solution: Appears that IE does not accept alpha values on hex colours: ie, #61CBFD22 doesn't register because the 22 is the alpha value. #61CBFD registers. I'm trying to increase readability and ...
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Smtp server port open in SharePoint farm

We have new sp farm with 6 servers 2 web. 2 app. 2 dB. Which servers should I open the smtp port on it? App Or web or both! Thank you for your help!
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2016 Farm - Central Administration service running in all Min Role servers

I have newly built SharePoint 2016 farm with Front End, App and Distributed Cache servers. 1st Issue: In all servers Central Administration is running, CA supposed to be run only on App server? 2nd ...
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Problem with timer jobs not being scheduled

I had setup a new 2 server SP 2016 Farm and was having a problem with most of the Timer Jobs (to include my custom timer jobs) not being scheduled and showing "N/A" for their last run time. I had ...
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CSRListForm and PreSaveAction or PreSaveItem

I've used PreSaveAction successfully in the past, but now I'm working with a CSRListForm and neither one of these will fire off. Even if I use just a simple alert message. I know the CSRListForm ...
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Office Online Server “Edit in Browser” not working for Users on an Extended FBA Web App

Setup: Sharepoint 2016 Farm (running FP1) Office Online Server We have 1 web applications, with 2 zones (default and internet) The default zone has windows auth, while the extended internet zone ...
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Test-SPSite (SharePoint 2016)

What say about this test? The Test-SPSite team showed the following SPSiteHealthResult Status=Passed RuleName="Conflicting Content Types" RuleId =befe203b-a8c0-48c2-b5f0-27c10f9e1622, ...
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Upgrade SQL Server 2012 to 2014 or 2016 for Sharepoint Server 2016 instance

I have a Windows Server 2012 R2 with Sharepoint Server 2016 installed but the SQL server version is 2012. What do I need to do to upgrade the database to 2014 or 2016. Everything is installed in the ...
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Application updates fail

After applying updates to SharePoint, it fails. Most databases have been updated, but when checking stsadm.exe -o localupgradestatus Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration.SPIisWebSite Status: Unable ...
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Errors in SharePoint 2016 Workflows

A strange thing is noticed in the worker workflow list. There are three workflows in the list and one day workflows started to fail, producing an error: "The item could not be updated in the workflow, ...
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SharePoint Link Newly Inserted Login.aspx Page to Project

I deployed my .wsp file in my server. And as my login.aspx is a separate file from my .wsp file, I copy and pasted the file in filepath <D:\InetPub\wss\VirtualDirectories\uat.site1.com.sg80\_forms\...
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How to get all users (name, id) from a SharePoint group including AD groups with JavaScript?

Is it possible to retrieve a list of all members of a sharepoint group, including members of included Sharepoint/AD groups using JavaScript? As far as I know it is not possible using client side ...
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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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Why does Explorer drag/drop error on data copy from subsite list to site list?

SP 2016 Window 10 IE 11 When I try to drag/drop files/folders from a SP Parent site library to a Sub site library (I am the owner of all) using Windows Explorer (WE), I get error "Can't read from the ...
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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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Share a navigation term set across 5 of 20 site collections in SharePoint 2016

I have about 20 SharePoint 2016 on-prem site collections and I want to share a navigation term set across 5 of those collections. Currently, I copy/paste the term set, and then move it from one site ...
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ERROR CanUpgrade [SPConfigurationDatabase] failed

The following errors are showing up in the logs a couple times per day: ERROR CanUpgrade [SPConfigurationDatabase] failed SharePoint Foundation Upgrade SPUpgradeSession ERROR Exception: Login failed ...
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Search query rules and anonymous access

i am having a problem with Sharepoint 2016 search query rules and anonymous users. The problem is the following: Add a query rule Test it while logged in to sharepoint, it works totally fine Test ...
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I added a custom .css to my master page, now 2016 on-prem site flickers

I made a copy of Seattle.html and created my own master page. Next, I added a link to the .css in my style library and then applied the master page to the site. After doing that, my 2016 on-prem ...
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Cannot find MissingFeature to remove it from a Content Database

We are trying to clean up our Content Databases to remove errors such as MissingFeature. However we can't find these mission features using normal means, or any article I've yet found. An example is ...
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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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Provide user a filtered set of managed metadata column values for filtering on a list view

Background/Problem Our customer recently switched from a choice column to using a managed metadata field to capture data in a list. They really love the ability to add new values on the fly, as well ...
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SharePoint 2016 - Installation Error this product requires asp.net v4.0 to be in list of IIS

We are trying to install SP 2016 on server and on setup instruction it is giving below 2 errors. A system restart from previous installation or update is pending. Restart the computer and run setup ...
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Secured Store Upgrade - no target applications migrated - any help?

I am upgrading 2013 to 2016, copied Secured store DB and Created Secured store connecting it to the DB with passphrase, but after all done the target applications, are missing, any help would be ...
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Distributed Cache: Unexpected exception in FeedCacheService.IsRepopulationNeeded: Failed to Decrypt data

I'm on SP2016 On-Prem August 2016 CU... I got the following error message on timer job 'User Profile Service Proxy - Feed Cache Repopulation Job': Unexpected exception in FeedCacheService....
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Search not working properly - SP Enterprise 2016

I've created a new SP Enterprise 16 dev environment. I've run a crawl and everything seems to be indexing correctly via central administration. However, things will not populate in the site search, ...
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Migration from Single Farm Instance to Mini Role Instance

Is it possible to convert a running single farm instance (SharePoint 2016) into a mini role instance and then add new server to this farm?
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SP Checkbox Selection Cleared After Closing Browser

I have a Settings page which have some checkbox settings as follow: In my development environment, the selections stay even after reopening the browser. However, when I bring it to a live ...
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Get URL to site collection from site collection GUID

Using SharePoint Search Query Tool I have found out that some old "ghost" instances of my site collections exist on some servers in a big farm. When I use the search functionality in SharePoint I get ...