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Questions tagged [community]

A social unit of any size that shares common values.

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Reply as Anonymous(Unknown User) in SharePoint Community forum?

I have a SharePoint Community Site. Our Management believes users are not giving genuine replies due to lack of anonymity. So we need to provide a functionality to "Reply as anonymous" in a community ...
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Generate Reports from SPList using Angular Code

Is it possible to generate Reports pulled from a SPList inside SharePoint Online List using Angular Code. Has anyone used AngularJS to create reports by querying the SPList Data? note: Want to make ...
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How is Discussion post “Popularity” calculated

Does anybody know how the "Popularity" column value is calculated for a Community discussion post? I found this thread, but the "answers" all point to how to access or something else about popularity ...
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Convert word document to PDF document in SPO

Can we convert word document to pdf document in SharePoint online library using JSOM or CSOM? If anyone has done this before, please provide some links. Note: wanna make this as a community thread
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On a SP Community want alert for specific Category (not all)

In SharePoint when I go to set alerts, even if I filter down to a specific Category it gives alerts on ALL Categories or Discussions
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When I click on a reply in the discussion community I get redirected to a “page cannot be displayed” screen, what did I do?

I am creating a discussion community. I added a test question to see how it would display. When I select the hyperlink for the question I get "web page cannot be displayed" What did I do wrong?
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SharePoint Conference Recommendations [closed]

I hope this kind of question is allowed. I am looking ahead at Conferences for next year and wanted to get some feedback on SharePoint Conferences within the US that would be beneficial to go to. ...
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Tagging in communities broken?

Just tried to find hashtags used in community discussions and replies. The hashtags are in the Hashtags termset just fine, but the SharePoint search just doesn't find any hashtag I'm looking for. I ...
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How do I assign multiple badges to my community users?

I'm currently working on the development of a SharePoint Community Site. I've made some changes to display graphical rather than textual badges. Right now it only shows one badge. That's because you ...
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SharePoint 2013 Community Site feasibility

Is it feasible to create SharePoint 2013 Community Site as a public facing site. Is there any SharePoint public facing site with Community Site features enabled.
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Error while activating community site feature “Cannot add the file /sites/mysitename/SitePages/Community Home.aspx because it is a draft item”

First when I tried to activate community site feature, it gave me the below error: Site The Site scoped feature being activated has a dependency on hidden Site Collection scoped feature '...
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SP2013 Community Site category tiles: “Discussions” and “Replies” counts are frozen after migration

We recently moved a SharePoint 2013 Community site from a test environment to our company's live environment, where it has been getting regular use. It now has about 30 members and 30 discussion ...
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SharePoint 2013 Community - can't pull documents from document library in search result

I am using SharePoint 2013 Community and I am trying to show the list of pdf documents in the search result. I have a document library in the root site and i have uploaded all the documents in there. ...
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Sub-Categories in a Community Site

Can you create Sub-Categories in a community site? I have a customer who likes the categories but wants to break it down even further.
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SPException turning on Community Feature [duplicate]

I'm trying to activate the Community Feature, after it was turned off. I'm now getting this error: [SPException: Site-level fields created by the Community Site features and its dependencies must not ...
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SharePoint 2013 Community site + Discussion List comments should be in tree view

I have community site in which i have discussion list, for e.g take a new discussion topic in which another user made a comment in a . after that on more user is Replied on the comment , that should ...
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Read permissions is not enough for Join a community SharePoint 2013

I have a sub-site Community. On home page of subsite , I have a button Join a community. Refer to this article Community, user can click this button, and then the button hides. If user has Read ...
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How to know which user has marked a reply as Best Reply in a Sharepoint Community

I recently created a community site in Sharepoint 2013 and noticed that when someone marked a reply as Best Reply, I cannot see which user has done this action. Is there a way to get this information ...
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Stop Following a SocialActor doesn't work when the site doesn't exist

One of my users can't stop following one specific site. It appears on the .GetFollowed() array, but the site doesn't exist anymore, so when .StopFollowing() it says False and log says that Exception: ...
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Pruning posts in the community discussion list

I would like to make my discussion list (on the community site) automatically prune discussions (entire thread) that has not been modified in 3 days. Does anyone have any suggestions on the best way ...
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Community Site vs Project Site

What is the key difference between a community site and project site? What determines if I should prefer one to the other. Thanks!
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Sharepoint Online - Followed Site activity in Newsfeed

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 Plan 1. I've been trying to search the internet for information about the issue but cannot find anything recent. So my problem/question is that why there are ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Custom masterpage ad communties

I have created a custom masterpage which is set to be a 'Site' masterpage and not a system master page. I have a community which I have built using community web parts. When I add a comment to a ...
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How many web app's

I'm certainly a newby in SharePoint but my company give me the great task to deploy it. It's a SharePoint 2013 standard installed onPremise. Our goal is to build some team sites plus personal sites. ...
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Why do I get “Cannot Complete This Action” when I add a Discussion Category?

I created a subsite with a template that had the Community Features turned on. When I go to add a Category in the Discussion Board, I get the following error message. Why does this happen?
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In Sharepoint 2013 community, cancelling reply causing issue

I use SharePoint 2013! When I try to edit the reply in the discussion list in community page,I am able to edit and save it. Whereas, when I edit the reply and cancel it without saving it, I am not ...
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CSOM vs JSOM vs SSOM vs REST

There does not seem to be any clear explanation of the different hosting types and technology abbreviations, so I decided to make a community post about the different types. Perhaps there will never ...
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Using C#, how can I programmatically retrieve and post to the feed that appears on a community site?

I have created a site using the Community site template. I want to post to and retrieve the threads that appear on the main page. I have tried to use the SocialFeedManager class from the client ...
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How to force auto-approval in a community sub-site via c#

I have created a sub site from the community template with unique permission. For my users I need to force the auto-approval. Is there a way to do it using management shell or C# code?
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How to disable newsfeed notifications only for private communities

Has someone noticed that when creating a private community (in SP 2013) and answering to a topic a notification appears in the newsfeed(also called microfeed). From my understanding the purpose of a ...
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Hash Tagging and Mentions in a Blog Post/Comment

I have a SharePoint Blog site configured and used in my company. I want to increase engagement on that blog by using social features like Hash Tagging and mentions. Is there any way that I could do ...
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Number of Discussions and number of Replies, do not show updated results, inside my community site

I have a community site inside my SharePoint 2013 , but I have noted that the number of Discussions and number of Replies counters inside the community site home page, do not display the most recent ...
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Clicking on a community site members will redirect to his personal page, even if it is was deleted?

I have a community site, and if you click on most of the members it will redirect to the following page :- http:// vstg01:40708/discussionforum/generalDiscussion/_layouts/15/userdisp.aspx?ID=20&...
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when users clicks on the community site members, it will redirect to different destination

I have a community site inside SharePoint server 2013.and under the members section for the community site, if a user clicks on a member image, he will be redirected to either:- "People and Groups : ...
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How to control the paging item limit for my discussions inside a community site

I have a community site , but I am unable to figure out how to control the paging item limits for the following views ; Recent, What's hot & My discussions. I tried for example to modify the item ...
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Number of memebers inside my community site is wrong

I have a community site collection which use to have three members, then i remove two members from the community site. but on the home page still the number of members under the "what happening" ...
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Relevant materials on how to create a new web application that have community site and integrate with AD

I need to implement a simple web application using SharePoint 2013 server, which mainly contains the following :- A new intranet web application , that uses our company active directory to ...
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SharePoint 2013 Discussion board Vs Community Site Vs Community portal

I want to build a Discussion board using SharePoint 2013, I did not work on discussion boards before, but after reading the web I found that there are three main approaches I can follow, either to ...
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SharePoint 2013 Community - How are they not integrated into the Newsfeed?

Yes, Yammer will replace social stuff with SharePoint Online. I still want to get the Communities to work the way they are supposed to work and right now they seem buggy / not useful. Suppose we have ...
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Customizing discussions list in SP2013 with JsLink

I'm working on a community site and was looking at ways to modify UI of the discussion list that is presented to the user (and possibly more going forward). It is my understanding according to the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Community site: Unable to reply on a post

Im working on Sharepoint 2013 Community site template. When I manually create a discussion in discussions list liking and replying features are working fine, but when I programmatically add a ...
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Community Page: How to Auto-Approve User access request?

Plan for communities in SharePoint Server 2013 shows the different kind of permission types a community has. I'm interested in the "Open community with explicit membership. Everyone can view the site ...
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Edit “new discussion” text in discussions list

Hi in sharepoint 2013 community site home page you can see a webpart named "discussions list". In that webpart I wanted to edit "new discussion" text. Webpart properties also has no option to edit ...
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Clone sharepoint list view

Sharepoint 2013 discussions list has a view named "Flat", but it is uneditable. I have to add additional fields in the list and display those fields in Flat view. I tried creating another view of Flat ...
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External user in SharePoint community site

I use SharePoint 2013. I have a community site in my site collection. I want to give a external user acces to that site. I don't want to give him the right to see every topic. How can assign him a ...
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Sharepoint 2013: Get url of discussions in Discussions List

Im working on Sharepoint 2013 Community site, Im developing a custom webpart where I filter the discussions and displaying the title of the discussions as a Hyperlink. How can I find the url of the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Community site: Get values from “Discussions List” list

Im trying to get values from "Discussions List", When I tried to get the values of "Body" field from that list its giving only the values of the replies of discussion. I couldn't access the values of ...
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user comments in announcements

I want to enable user comments for announcements. What is the best way to do it? I have used microsoft.sharepoint.portal.socialcommentwebpart for comments on pages. But is there a possibility to use ...
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Which SharePoint Conference 2011 - Europe or USA?

If you could go to one SharePoint conference in 2011 in Europe or USA, which would it be? Just trying to plan the year :)
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What is your favorite feature of SharePoint SUSHI?

Please share, what is your favorite feature of SUSHI? Myself and my team have worked hard over the past four years to build SharePoint SUSHI, one of the most popular SharePoint utilities on codeplex. ...