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SP 2016 - Display list from Parent site in sub-site

I need to display a list from a parent (really the site collection) on a sub-site. I've found multiple answers referencing this link. However, this post is from 2012 and discusses a solution for ...
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Why are files in 16 hive referred through _layouts/15 on a SharePoint 2016 Server?

I'm converting a SharePoint 2013 solution to 2016. Back when 2013 was introduced I recall all the _layouts/ -> _layouts/15 issues, and immediately looked out for this. In my SharePoint 2016 solution ...
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Edit Suite Bar Links in Sharepoint 2016

I am looking for any idea how to edit/hide Suite Bar Links in SharePoint 2016 on premise. (Link Webs next to Main Branding text) In 2013 I was using SuiteBarLinks solution, that used Terms links
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How to remove SharePoint Feature from Database

Recently I was trying to Update Patch(update for SharePoint Server 2016 (KB4011053)). But when I tried to run PSConfig.exe, Upgrade failed because of Missing Feature 'CustomTiles' (Id: 15/'...
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SharePoint 2016: Deploy Error - Unable to load one or more requested types.Retrieve the LoaderExceptions property for more information

I have created basic SharePoint 2016 Empty Project farm solution in which I have just created one custom list. When I am deploying the solution, got the error: Unable to load one or more requested ...
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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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SP2016 - Change Suite Bar?

I'm tinkering with SharePoint 2016 RTM and I'm trying to change the top link bar, where at the top it says "SharePoint | Sites". I'd like to change it so that instead of it saying SharePoint, it says ...
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location of the CSS file SharePoint server/ online

What's the recommended location to upload CSS and JavaScript file to SharePoint? Thanks
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Sharepoint 2016 and infopath 2010

We currently run SharePoint 2010 Enterprise and use InfoPath forms (InfoPath designer 2010). We have recently upgraded to Office 2016 but still have the same InfoPath designer 2010. If we upgrade to ...
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Is there a free version available in SharePoint 2016?

Until SharePoint 2013, there was a SharePoint foundation version, which is free. In the latest release (2016) it is deprecated. Now in SharePoint 2016 or Office 365 is there something like ...
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Customize SharePoint 2016 App Launcher Tiles

SharePoint 2016 OnPremise now contains the AppLauncher in the upper left corner like Office365 already does. How can i add/modify/remove those links in an OnPremise-only installation of SharePoint ...
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Threshold is exceeded (>5000 elements) but View still working. Why?

I have a list of the normal Threshold of 5000 elements. This Threshold is exceeded (currently we have round about 5500 elements in this list). However, it is possible to view all elements in the ...
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Where to store JSLink files?

I have a JSLink file which renders some additional information (e.g. a graph) for a out-of-the-box task list. I want to give anyone in my company the possibility to make use of this JSLink file. Where ...
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Project template for SharePoint 2016 is missing

I have installed Visual Studio 15 (Enterprise) in my SharePoint 2016 RTM environment. Thereafter, I have installed Office Developer Tools. Unfortunately, SharePoint 2016 template is missing.
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How to add Previous/Next buttons to SharePoint blogs posts?

How to add Previous/Next buttons to SharePoint blogs posts so I can navigate to previous or next post ?
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How do you create custom actions in 2016?

I need to add both a custom ribbon button to change a field value of all selected items in a list/list-webpart and I'm interested in creating a custom action in the ECB (context menu) and hover panel ...
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How to make Two machine search service application using PowerShell?

we are using SP 2016 Enterprise On-Premises Search application , in development environment - used standalone machine with all the components in the same box. But while decided to go for production, ...
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Where to find the complete comparison of document management features between share point 2016 and older version

HI what are the main improvements related to document management,record management and database enhancements in SharePoint 2016 comparing to SharePoint 2013 & 2010.
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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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SharePoint 2016 with FBA credential prompts when opening Office documents

Can someone, please, share their experience in solving the problem with Office applications prompting for credentials? We've got FBA and Windows authentication in the default zone. Everything works ...
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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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SharePoint admin Latest certifications

I am working as a SharePoint admin and have 6 years of exp.I would like to go for certification. Please suggest 70-339 certification belongs to SharePoint admin?
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How to add webPart to Page with PowerShell from WebPart Gallery

I want to get my Custom WebPart by name and add into a Page with PowerShell from (Web part gallery): --> Edit Page --> Insert --> Web Part --> Custom WebParts in image are added from Custom ...
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Timeout issues when provisioning service applications SharePoint 2016

I am facing issues with a newly created SharePoint 2016 environment. The farm has 1 WFE, 1 app server, 1 search and 1 SQL server. All servers have 16-20 GB RAM. SharePoint 2016 install is complete ...
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SP2016 - Workflow Stuck on 'Started'

I have an SP 2016 farm and I have just configured workflow. I've set up a workflow to run upon creation of an item (for a holiday request form) however looking at the workflow status, I see the ...
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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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Migrate from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2016 directly?

Is there a way to migrate from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2016 directly without intermediate SharePoint 2013 server?
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SP 2016: application pool account

I need to change application pool account for SP 2016 web application from farm account to service account, i did the same steps here https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/denotation/2014/02/27/how-to-...
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SharePoint 2016 On Premise - Force MS Office documents to open in browser

I know this sounds a repeating question to Open Word document in Browser However i have tried all the options mentioned therein. Unfortunately non of them are working. Document download to client ...
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SharePoint 2016 LDAP Filter

With Edit Connection Filters gone in SharePoint 2016, I'm trying to create a LDAP filter to keep any AD imported accounts, without any data in their "Title" field, out of SharePoint. Does anyone ...
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assign webpart to a group using dwp file

I have a dwp file I want to assign it to an already existing group instead of miscellaneous group <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <WebPart xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema"...
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Does SharePoint Farm require a Domain Controller?

I've not long started a new job. I have inherited a SP2016 Farm, which I have to manage and develop as part of my role. I have limited Central Admin access from a previous role with SP2013. The ...
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Merge-SPLogFile not working in Powershell

Client has a Single Server SharePoint 2016 Farm with about 15 Site Collections on it. They have an issue I am trying to diagnose but when I try to run Merge-SPLogFile I get an error :- 'None of ...
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On-prem Office Online Server don't show users markers when users co-working with documents

We have SharePoint 2016 Farm (build version 16.0.4417.1002) and Office Online Server (build version 16.0.6814.2226). Our issue is that Office Online Server doesn't show users markers when multiple ...
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What is Microsoft replacing InfoPath with, in next iteration of SharePoint [closed]

I am aware of Microsoft's intention of discontinuing the InfoPath form in SharePoint. I believe InfoPath with all its draw backs, still managed to cater to the needs of many IT professional in ...
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Audience in SharePoint 2016

Can we control content using Audience in SharePoint 2016? Use case : I want to display List content using Content Query webpart. But all content will not be visible to all users. Can we control ...
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how can I get the xml format for my list view web part

I need to add a list view web part in web part page using JSOM, I don't know how can I generate the XML for list view, not the content editor var siteUrl = '/sites/MySiteCollection'; var ...
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Add tiles in the app launch

Is it possible to add other tiles besides newsfeed, OneDrive, sites in the app launch in the above blue bar in SharePoint 2016?
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Problem with date range filter

I have implemented date range filter on my SharePoint 2016 list using date filter web part. The complete procedure you can find here But after this implementation my list search box vanished. Even ...
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The installation is missing the file\Sharepoint Assembly

Good day! When you try to install updates for SharePoint 2016, It fails. Is recorded in the log of the error: ERROR Failed to call GetTypes() d0aabc9e-f5f4-f088-047b-1a50b287a5e0; ERROR ...
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How to migrate SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2016 On-premise?

We have current environment set up with SharePoint 2010 on-premise and we want to migrate to SharePoint 2016 on-premise. My question is, is it required to upgrade my custom solution to 2013 first ...
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Migrate SharePoint App-Domain from 2013 to 2016

I have a SharePoint 2013 with lots of SharePoint- and Provider-Hosted apps. This must be migrated to SharePoint 2016. How do i best handle migration of the App-Domain? Some more information what we ...
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SharePoint subsite List Item to another subsite List Item

I have two subsites and want to transfer an item from a list on one site to another when the item created but I can't find any reference. Example: http://cnhkvsp2016:8888/lr - (A) Leave Request ...
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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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If i have an Event Receiver inside my SharePoint 2013 ,, is it suppose to work in sharepoint 2016 as-is

I am created many Event Receivers inside SharePoint server on-premise 2013. using the following technologies: visual studio 2012. the event receivers mainly got executed when list items are updated, ...
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Upgrade High-Trust Addin/App from 2013 to 2016

I have a SharePoint 2013 environment with several High-Trust Addins. This must now be upgraded to SharePoint 2016. My Questions: I was unable to find any documentation on the required steps. Links ...
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Cannot form a correct IconUrl in Html master page

We are using SharePoin 2016 on-premise. I have uploaded our custom favicon to site assets at Url: https://sharepoint.com/sites/abc/SiteAssets/images/Logo48x48.png In my HTML master page I added this ...
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Alerts for A View not working as expected

We have a library that includes a column with 3 choices. We have made a view that display all items where choice = Option2. We subsequently set alerts on new items added to that view and for testing ...
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2013 On premises SharePoint Search Crawl log returns error on The crawler could not communicate with the server

We have hosted a web application that has 108687 records and when crawled the content source, 104,314 successes and there are 3788 errors from the crawl log. All these 3788 errors are due to the ...