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Questions tagged [2016]

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

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User profile service application status starting in sharepoint 2016

I have an intranet farm with 2 application, 3 WFE servers there is user profile service running in 3 servers one app and in 2 wfe servers. In central administraton>Manage service applications user ...
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Is there any risk to enable internet in SharePoint servers

I got a critical certificate validation error ID 8321 in event viewer! It took 300000 milliseconds and has exceeded the execution time thresholds. I checked for a lot of solutions on the Internet ...
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Change the look and feel in OneDrive mysite

Mysite and OneDrive shows the default theme, we need to change the color and the background It looks ease of cake, I went to site setting, the change the look is not available, I clicked on the ...
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Why Microsoft force to use OneDrive in mysite

As it answered in my previous question, I can't disable OneDrive in mysite why Microsoft add it as a mandatory option? Is there anyway to use only newsfeed and my profile info?
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Disable one drive in mysite

Is it possible to use mysite in SharePoint 2016 without OneDrive? Is there away to disable it ?
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Workflow 2013 for SP Designer

First off I'm kind of new to SP Admin work. I'm trying to get 2013 w/f in Designer (this is a 2016 Farm w/eval Enterprise license). successfully installed Web Platform Installer, Workflow Manager 1....
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Errors Editing SharePoint 2016 Homepage (not using Designer)

Our company recently got SP2016 On-prem. I never configured a server before, but I tried my best and was able to turn on the necessary settings to edit. However, Every time, I try to make a change (...
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SharePoint 2016: Move all farm databases from a SQL Server 2016 Standard to SQL Server 2016 Developer Edition

First time doing this and I would like to confirm the procedure to follow. This is a MinRole farm with 1 Application with Search server and one Front-End with Distributed Cache server. I've been asked ...
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IS Self Service Site creation work in the Cross farm configuration

We have a problem with UPA in cross farm scenario in SharePoint 2016 ( April 2018 CU). We configure the UPA in Farm A (where everything is working as expected). MySites also in Farm A Build a Trust ...
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How many time workflow gets rescheduled if error happens?

I am setting workflow start on creation. It shows error and keep retrying every 17 minutes. But I want to know how many times or how much hours this retrying happens? Please let me know if anyone ...
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UPS on SharePoint 2016, AD LDA and custom generic ldap connector

I have set up MIM and it is connected to an AD LDS LDAP server. I need this to connect to SharePoint UPS - I have seen the SharePoint connector but will that get the information from the generic ldap ...
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show my meeting in SharePoint calendar list

my manager ask me to show his meeting in his calendar list ! I don't know, how can do it is it easy and possible to sync my meeting from outlook to a calendar in my personal mysite? if yes please ...
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SharePoint web application port

I will create a web application with ssl enable, which port could I configure it when I create the web application? Port 80 or 443 ?
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My site required permissions

I configured mysite in my environment, everything is ok, But I need to allow the user to use newsfeed only. I need to prevent him from adding new site! I disabled self-site creation and he still can ...
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SharePoint 2013 Migration to SharePoint 2016 with FBA

We are using SharePoint 2013 application (FBA Authentication Enabled).Now we want to migrate this application to SharePoint 2016. Here what my concern is: Is anything need to be done with FBA ...
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SharePoint 2016: Share document with 250 users, only 200 users received an email

We are using SharePoint 2016 and Exchange 2013. We have shared a document with 250 users and enabled email notification. Only 200 users did receive an email. The other 50 users didnt receive an email. ...
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Shared web application for mysite

Can I use one web application for the main portal and mysite Or one application for each one?
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IRM and sharepoint 2016 intermittent activation issues (on Premise)

we have a very strange issue, we are using(windows 2016 for both): 1) RMS 2016 2) Sharepoint 2016 (September 2018 CU) We were able to configure "Information Rights Management" after several tries. ...
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Upgrading to SharePoint 2016 UPSA is missing all mapped properties

We're attempting to upgrade our existing SharePoint UPSA from 2013 to 2016, where we are using an AD import sync. After the database are attached to 2016, the mapped properties for AD to the ...
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Why is the web application listed in the IIS of SharePoint's app servers?

I have a 3 tier SharePoint 2016 farm (1 web front end server, 1 application & 1 database) Why does the IIS of SharePoint's app server show the web application? I think it should be listed only on ...
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Set Blob cache to false

what is the use of blob cache? Is it supported to set the blob cache to true or false what's the effect of set it to true what's the effect of set it to false
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Set search target to application server not front end

I configured a SharePoint 2016 farm 2 wfe with distributed cache 2 app with search I configured the search service to work on the two app servers and the search topology shows the two servers What ...
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AdminService.log “Adding DOMAIN\USERNAME to local group WSS_WPG” every minute

We are in process of building a new SharePoint 2016 farm and one of the things we've come across is inside the AdminService.log it lists this every minute 10/23/2018 7:59:54 AM TagId=959866484 ...
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SharePoint Display Templates doesn`t work with hyphen

As it seems hypens in Managed Properties are still an issue in SharePoint 2016 / 2013. I had an issue with an existing business application and did some tests to find out more. I created two managed ...
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SharePoint 2016 (ADFS): Termstore Administrator still dont have access to add/modify/remove terms

We are using SharePoint 2016 and ADFS. In central admin, managed metadata service application we have add some user as an termstore administrator. This user opens some sitecollection and go to the ...
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Min role for SharePoint farm

I am trying to build a new SP 2016 farm, I am confused which min role should I choose? I just need to configure search and user sync service ! My initial thinking is front end with distributed ...
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Hide/Remove Item Content Type from a SP List in SPFx

I am using SPFx webpart on SP2016 and able to create a list with custom content type,below is code sample. But I am not able to get any end point to remove default Item content Type. I want my custom ...
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The Excel client app “forgets” that an open file is checked out to the current user

Scenario An employee navigates to a document library that requires documents to be checked on our SharePoint 2016 on-premises environment. They then edit an Excel file (e.g. by right-clicking on the ...
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Search Content Sources Stuck at “Completing”

The status of my current crawls is at "completing" and has been apparently for days now (typical crawl duration is 2-4 min). I have both stopped and restarted the SharePoint Search Host Controller ...
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How to deploy SPFX in 2016?

I see one JSON file and two js files inside my deploy folder. I have added inside site assets and given the site assets URL in the CDN path, but I cannot find the app in the "Add an app" page. I'd ...
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SharePoint Timer Service OWSTIMER.Exe taking more memory in sharepoint 2016 development server

Hi I have a SharePoint 2016 development server and below process is taking more memory in win 2016 server C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\16\BIN\OWSTIMER.EXE How ...
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Move document library with versions and permissions

I have two site collections in the same web application. One of documents library in the first site collection need to be moved to the second site collection with versions and permissions setting Is ...
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How to Save related data in custom lists

I suppose to create 3 custom lists and each one has parent and child relationship, the first list has some columns example: departmentID,departmentName; Second list has: employeeID,employeeName,...
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“This shouldn't take long” showing long time while try to upload document to the document library

SharePoint 2016 Standard Edition When I try to upload an document to the document library, it shows "This shouldn't take long" for longtime. Approximately it takes 5 mins to show metadata forms. ...
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SharePoint 2016 javascript reference 403 forbidden

This past March we installed a SharePoint 2016 instance on our 2012 server and have been using it without issue for 7 months now. Last week I came into work to find the list views functionally stopped ...
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Deploy a SharePoint solution (WSP) to a SharePoint 2016 MinRole Server with decicated “Search” role

Apparently it is not possible to deploy a "classic" SharePoint solution (WSP) to a SharePoint 2016 MinRole server which is running a dedicated search role. Most likely this is caused by the fact that ...
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microsoft.workflow.deployment.config wizard has stopped working

microsoft.workflow.deployment.config wizard has stopped working When I am trying to uninstall the Workflow manager it's showing this error and I could not do anything
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SharePoint - cannot change users e-mail address (SIP address?)

We have a SharePoint user (SP2016 on prem) and we need to change his email address. SharePoint user profile is up to date with the correct email address. But when I click on the user within a ...
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Install office online for SharePoint

I am going to install the office online for SharePoint 2016 What are the considerations that I should take care during installation? Is it need independent server? Can I install the workflow ...
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Request Failed - HTTP Error -1

I'm using Sharepoint 2016 with C# on the backend with some Silverlight. I'm getting this error as a user with an admin account. If I use another admin account, all web parts load as expected. It ...
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create link to open files (xlsx, pdf, docx) in browser in Office 365

I have created a custom page It makes an ajax call and then results are shown in the page $.ajax({ url: _spPageContextInfo.webAbsoluteUrl+"/_api/web/lists/getbytitle('Document Library Name')...
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Show custom webpart as responsive

We have SharePoint 2016 with a custom visual web parts, we want to show these web parts responsive in the mobile view Do we need to use bootstrap? If yes it should be in the web part it self or ...
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One or more required office components failed to complete successfully error during uninstallation of SharePoint 2016

I am trying to uninstall SharePoint 2016 as it is consuming a lot of RAM (Requires 16 gb and I have only 8 gb of RAM). I want to install SharePoint 2013 on my system. But, whenever I am trying to ...
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Always on or fail over cluster in SP 2016 why?

I have a task to install SP 2016 farm 2 DB server, 2 wfe and app server! The 2 database in one Data center, Which installation type should I use for database server, always on or fail over cluster, ...
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How to add a footer to the Oslo master page when SPM tags are present in SharePoint 2016?

Many questions on this site ask how to add a footer to the Oslo master page, and it is advised to change the contents of the DeltaPlaceHolderFooter tag. However, on my site, the Designer is activated,...
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Restore config databases in SharePoint

Is it possible to restore SharePoint config database on a different farm or the same farm using database backup and restore
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SharePoint Hybrid Search - Find published News in SPO

SharePoint Online provides publishing "SharePoint News" in modern sites. If you use SharePoint Hybrid Search you can find content from SPO on premise and vise versa. I would like to provide a ...
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Web Parts auto-adjust to web part zone

We have developed some custom web parts in SharePoint 2016. We have developed these web parts as Visual Web Parts but with JavaScript/jQuery/REST API/PNP JS. We have used bootstrap for responsive ...
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Get the list of searched queries along with user who searched for it in Office 365

Is there a way to find out the list of searched queries and users who searched it in Office 365 admin centre? I tried checking https://protection.office.com but that doesn't seem to have this
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Can I switch SharePoint to https and do not enforce TLS 1.2?

I am currently using http and I have not enabled TLS 1.2. Can I switch all web applications to https through IIS and AAM and leave the registry settings without any change (not enforcing TLS 1.2)? Is ...