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Questions tagged [2016]

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

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Can't upload files to OneDrive in modern view

This is an on-prem SharePoint 2016 server. Attempting to upload a file results in a status of "uploading 1 item" that never completes. This happens when using the upload button as well as dragging-...
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Remove Link From Quick Launch Navigation Heading

Is it possible to to use quick launch headings as categories that aren't themselves links? I don't want the headings to be clickable. I've tried setting the web address to blank, javascript: return ...
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Can someone explain the way SharePoint auditing trimming and cleanup works?

I know each web application has its own Audit Log Trimming timer job. I see the default is set for it to run monthly. Now, as you dive into site collection settings for auditing, I see: Automatically ...
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Image preview in SharePoint form

I have two lists, Images collection, Employees In the employees list, there's a lookup field that reads data from image collections list In employees new form list, I would like to show images ...
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SharePoint 2016 cross farm services, Tagging is not working in consumer farm

I have cross farm environment, SharePoint 2016 Nov PU 2016 level. We have UPA, MMS and Mysites in Publishing Farm. In consuming farm we have content web application. Now issue is Tagging in site ...
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Custom Value refiners in SharePoint 2016 API

We have SP 2016 On Premises Search . In our search results, When we search for any query- we have refiner that counts the number of items in the specified Range. But, Is it possible to sum the values ...
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Disable “Open this link on a phone” feature in SharePoint 2016

Is there a way to disable the QR code feature in the item context menu? Without messing with CSS/JavaScript? Open this link on a Phone
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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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500 Internal Server error after SP setup

I just created a new farm using SP 2016 single server role, I tried to open the central admin, but am getting "This site can’t be reached" in Chrome and "Runtime Error" in IE, when I saw the trace ...
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Unable to create site due to feature stapler activated branding

I am trying to create a new site (SPSite), in a SharePoint 2016 portal environment, using the following code: SPWebApplication webApplication = SPWebApplication.Lookup(new System.Uri("http://...
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Default membership of SharePoint_Shell_Access?

According to the docs, one of the roles in the config database is "WSS_SHELL_ACCESS", and the setup account is set as a member. However, on my farm I see a "SharePoint_Shell_Access", and the farm ...
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Hide Toolbar when adding XsltListViewWebPart programmatically

I'm currently using Sharepoint 2016. I added a document library XsltListViewWebPart into my page using C#. I am trying to remove the toolbar. First i did this: myWebPat.Toolbar = "None"; Nothing ...
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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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Opening a Microsoft Office File in Sharepoint is taking too much time

We are accessing SharePoint 2016 sites through VDI(External Virtual Client Machines) which has Microsoft office 2010 installed . When any user uploads an office file(Excel , Word , PPT) on SharePoint ...
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SP2016 - on prem - Doc id does not change

As said in subject SP2016 on prem. Doc library has a list of documents that have flagged approvals or rejections. When I edit the doc, upload same name doc the doc ID never changes. Version will ...
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Copy-SPTaxonomyGroups : The remote name could not be resolved:

Trying to implement Hybrid Taxonomy between my local farm and SharePoint Online, I have to (or should) copy the local term store to my online site collection. For that one should use Copy-...
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Distributed Cache error in uls logs Unexpected error in Decrypt - Exception 'System.Security.Cryptography.CryptographicException

Hi In WFE servers of SharePoint 2016 in uls logs there are many DCache errors like below and server performance is high w3wp.exe (0x0918) 0x2C48 SharePoint Foundation DistributedCache aa6e5 ...
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SPQuery.viewFields does not return specified fields

I have a list that contains multiple views. I am filtering the view data on the basis of date range using CAML Query. But I don't want all the fields to be return so I used viewFields property of ...
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WCF - Metadata publishing for this service is currently disabled

I'm trying to clear up the Events Viewer in my UAT environment, and one of the errors I'm getting is Event 8313. A failure was reported when trying to invoke a service application: EndpointFailure ...
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Uploading large files to SharePoint via C# and CSOM

Sharepoint Version: 2016 I have tried many solutions but still am failing. One site which had a possible solution was: http://www.stuartroberts.net/index.php/2014/05/09/sending-large-data-csom/ but ...
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Unable to see All columns of list in result which is generated by Caml Query

here I am passing caml query to REST Api to get some result on sharepoint online 2016, the same query works fine on sharepoint 2013. my caml query is as below var viewXml = ""; viewXml = { ...
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Add content to CEWP webpart programatically

I have a Webpart page created using Visual Studio. In the Element.xml I have to code to add the CEWP webpart <AllUsersWebPart WebPartZoneID="Top" WebPartOrder="1"> <![CDATA[ ...
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External Content Types - Valid Filter Parameters in SharePoint Designer

I have an external database from which I need to get a list of records and as a parameter I must send the user's "Email" in SharePoint 2016 session. I am using to connect the external SharePoint ...
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Unable to activate my Search Topology

I've been trying to use this PS code, to set up my new Search service application. But I'm failing at activating the SearchTopology When $SearchTopology.Activate() runs it returns the following ...
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How to use MIM SP1 to sync Oracle DB data into SharePoint UPS application?

I have configured MIM SP1 with SharePoint 2016 and sync working from AD to User Profile Application. Now I have users data into Oracle database and AD & Oracle having user's email id common, so I ...
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SharePoint Server Error Logs at AnalyticsProcessingComponent

While Monitoring ULS logs for the below server configurations, 2 SharePoint 2016 Application server each with Windows Server 2012 R2 (64bit) 32 GB of RAM May 2016 CU updated. 2.10 GHz (2 Processors)...
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Sharepoint 2016 - NerioCluster : No lease returned when reading DB

I have this error appears repeatedly in ULS viewer! Search Product - NerioCluster: No lease returned when reading DB. All the services application including Search application are working ...
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Out of Box Workflow is not working

In SharePoint 2016 , whenever any user try to initiate an out of box workflow on a specific site , all the users are getting access denied error . It is happening on specific days i.e. on Every Monday ...
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Sharepoint 2016 Configuration wizard error timeout

Hope someone can help me! I have two servers one for SharePoint 2016 with custom roles and the other SQL 2014. Two days ago There was a problem with my search service. so I delete it completely from ...
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Sharepoint Mobile App and form based authentication

Can someone shed some light on how to login to Sharepoint mobile app when the site is FBA enabled? We have an on-prem SP2016, and the site is FBA enabled. I just noticed that the SP mobile app is ...
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How to use GroupBy in QueryOverride for Content Query Web Part in SharePoint 2016?

I read a lot of forums, questions and answers and it looks like using GroupBy in QueryOverride is not taking in consideration. Here are the several ways I tried without success. Option 1 <...
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Business Data Connectivity choice does not appear in Type dropdown on the Create New Connection page

This is in SharePoint 2016 Enterprise, I am logged into Central Admin with the farm admin account. Trying to get a Business Data Connectivity working. I've created an application in the Secure Store, ...
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passing filter value from a lookup field

I have two lists One is service, the other is service feedback Now in the service feedback display page, I have added a service list webpart on top. I am passing the filter value from the lookup ...
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Document Library for PDF's for View/Print only

I've made a document library for some regulatory documents that we would like users to be able to view and print but not download. I'm aware that users can still use print screen or retype documents, ...
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Users with Contribute permission will not be redirected to the friendly url page, when they create a new enterprise wiki page

I am facing this strange problem inside my sharepoint serve 2016. now i have created a new site collection of type "Publishing">>"Enterprise Wiki". then i leave the navigation setting as is "Managed ...
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HNSC site collection mailboxes failing

I have a partitioned SP 2016 farm which I am trying to get site mailboxes working. The site is setup with HNSC and the Exchange 2016 partner application has been setup to the hnsc root site. site ...
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Is there anyway Natural language Processing (NLP) could be turned ON/OFF, if NLP is present in SP Search 2016

We are using SP 2016- On-Premises Search , in our search when we search anything with "who is working with Java" , the results fairly vary to the search "Java" . So in that case gone through the ...
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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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SharePoint 2016 error converting uncustomized page layout

SharePoint 2016 throws an error in the ULS log and generates a zero byte aspx page when attempting to convert a design template (.html) to a page layout (.aspx) for a new, uncustomized page layout. ...
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Cannot able to deploy the solution from VS2015 in SharePoint 2016

Recently, I am getting this below error, while deploying the solution from Visual Studio 2015 or using PowerShell commands in the SharePoint 2016 server. Error: Error occurred in deployment step '...
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Managed Metadata -> Export to Excel

When I export to excel , the results should be altered and exported to excel. The reason is such that , I want the Managed Metadata results to be separated into 2 separate columns when I do export to ...
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Multiple WebPart zones in Custom Layout Page

Below screenshot is my custom page layout which will be the landing page for the site. I have designed this page as publishing page, but I would like to add web part page functionality to this page in ...
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No 'Add New item' button in mobile view

I have created a publishing site in SharePoint 2016 with one document library, In the mobile view i can see the documents which are already uploaded . But i dont get the 'Add New' item to upload from ...
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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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Error in workflow

The Filter workflow worked fine, but at one point it failed: the item in the workflow could not be Updated, perhaps because one or more columns for this item must contain data of a different type....
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Custom BCS indexing connector: custom Managed Property is empty

I've created a custom indexing connector for SharePoint 2016. The connector works but only the auto generated managed properties (grayed out) are filled. If I create a new managed property and map it ...
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2 domains 1 adfs

I have a SharePoint Farm on Domain A And a ADFS Server on Domain B I have to enable adfs authenticaton on A, and to make it work with B. So far, I have been able to do so, but now I have an error ...
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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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crop image in SharePoint

we have an image gallery to display company images events! one of new features that we would love to add is the crop image! is it possible to do this in SharePoint?
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How to delete excel temporary file “~$” in document library without delete permission

I have a document library which the normal user can only create and modify the files, they cannot delete them. But when they modify the files, there will be some temporary files "~$" being created in ...