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Questions tagged [2016]

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

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Upgrading web parts from SP 2013 to SP 2016

We have various web parts targeting SP 2013. I now have a SP 2016 Beta server with VS 2015 installed. I don't see any template in VS to create 2016 web part or a way to upgrade web part project to ...
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What's new in SharePoint 2016 online

I have found a few documents about new features in SharePoint 2016 on premise, but I can't find anything about SharePoint 2016 online version. Especially I am interested in BI part. Do you know any ...
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New SP separate from other SP farm

I want to deploy SP2016 on-premise in my company, but I want to do so on a separate SQL server and independent from the other two SP 2013 and SP2010 deployments. Basically a new, separate farm for the ...
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workflow triggering automatically without editing the item in list

Based on my conditions given in the workflow, is there any way that mail will go automatically without the item being edited once its created. if item == "" && item2 >=today email "...
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What is the Build Version of SharePoint Server 2016 RC?

Upgrading SharePoint Server Beta 2 to Release Candidate using the guide Install a software update for SharePoint Server 2016 Release Candidate, I'm still confused if I got the correct build version. ...
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Error in configuration wizard of Sharepoint 2016

I have installed sharepoint 2016 on windows server 2012 R2, installation is completed successful. but in configuration wizards it shows wired errors like in screen shot. after so many uninstall and ...
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SharePoint 2016 On Premises - “Share Everything in this Folder even with unique permissions”

On Office 365 SharePoint there is the option to add another group to a Document Library and then there is a tick box for "Share Everything in this Folder even with unique permissions". Does anyone ...
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How to duplicate paging buttons on a SharePoint blog to avoid long scrolling?

Since the paging buttons of a SharePoint blog are at the bottom of the page, users have to scroll down all the posts displayed if they want to see older posts. How can I duplicate paging buttons to ...
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Is there any info on whether nested Document Sets will ever be supported?

Document sets are a very elegant way of treating as a single unit many related documents and other content items - just about everything except for other Document Sets. A few competing products have ...
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Can I Install SP016 on a Single VM with SQL 2014 and Active Directory to Evaluate

Due to resource constraints, I'd like to install SharePoint 2016 Beta 2 on a Single VM that is a Domain Controller (Win2012R2) and SQL 2014 all together. Can I effectively do this?
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SharePoint 2016, 500 Internal server error

Today when I checked my SharePoint 2016 on premise it gives me 500 Internal server error , I checked the Application Pool (All the application are running correctly), I restarted IIS also but ...
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News Feed settings Showing error in SharePoint 2016 mysite

I am working in SharePoint 2016 Beta 2 version, in which I created my site host which is working correctly, but I am not getting how to configure News feed Settings. To see the error please refer ...
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How to add members in category of community site in SharePoint 2016

How to add members in category of community site in SharePoint 2016 . Actually I want to Set permission category wise, For e.g. I have 2 categories SP2016 and SP2013 with 10 and 15 user ...
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VMWare/VHD image for latest build of SharePoint 2016

I want to try out SP 2016. Does Microsoft provide any Virtual Machine image that has everything configured? I searched a bit but didn't find anything other than Azure VM options. I would prefer to run ...
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Will SharePoint 2016 Support SharePoint 2010 Workflow

We are looking to implement a SharePoint 2010 Workflow in SharePoint 2013 which still supports SharePoint 2010 workflow. I was wondering if anyone has heard if SharePoint 2016 will continue to support ...
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Periodically Notification for Document deletion

I have a document library in SharePoint 2016. What I Want is when I share any document to any user, that user should be notified periodically about time remaining for that Document expiration or ...
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Sharepoint 2016 eval in Azure - public access

I need to make Sharepoint accessible publicly for this evaluation. I've seemed to get it where I can access the site with a specific url (something like .cloudapp.net// this url prompts for a user ...
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Configure outgoing email settings SharePoint 2016

I created a document library and it is having multiple documents and if I select a document and share it then the user should get an email notification that some document is shared with him by Abc. ...
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Show “Share” dialog in SharePoint document library after upload

As soon as Document is uploaded in Document library the share pop should open. Currently I am working in SP2016. Which provide me direct share button in document library, all I need to do is just ...
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SharePoint 2016 IT Preview on Azure - responsive?

I was testing out SharePoint 2016 on Azure. I had heard that SharePoint 2016 is going to be responsive. Can someone please tell me how to activate the responsive features on SharePoint 2016? I have ...
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SharePoint Designer 2016

During the Ignite 2015 Conference it has been announced that there will be no SharePoint Designer 2016. Will there be another tool provided? How should I manage and maintain workflow, content type, ...
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Which Organization Structure should we use?

We are currently in the discovery phase of our planned 2016 Sharepoint Online move. We are currently using DFs. Below are some stats behind our company: Roughly 250 internal users Potential for many ...
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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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What is the RoadMap of SharePoint and for its Developer community? [closed]

My question is about what is the vision of Microsoft for SharePoint and what ways can we foresee will it affect us, the developers. Will server side technologies remain in priority What developments ...
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What is UI version 16?

I’m currently porting a SharePoint Server 2013 site collection to Office 365/SharePoint Online. While uploading master pages, I find the UI version option 4, 15 and 16. This implies that there is a ...