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Stop Editing vs Save and Close

When in EDIT PAGE mode in SP2013, how do I get the full complement of "Save & Close", "Save and Keep Editing", and "Stop Editing" to show up in my "Save and Close" drop down off the toolbar? ...
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How to edit the page to show the form in the full page width?

I removed the navigation bar and links from the top of this form ( need to go to all user to fill in) Would anyone please let me know how can I move the form itself in the page? I want to remove extra ...
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Document on SharePoint opens in “edit” mode only once

Problem Any document (docx) I open or create I am able to to edit it only once. The following attempts open the document in "Read-Only" mode. I am able to overwrite the document. I've tried the ...
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SharePoint 2013 edit page permission

I have following requirement:- Give only edit page permission to contributor on pages in SharePoint 2013 site. It means contributor member should be able to edit page but should not able to able ...
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When clicking on document, not prompting with 'Read-only' or 'Edit'

The problem is that when trying to open a document to edit it, usually it prompts you with 'Read-only' or 'Edit'. I have rights to edit the document, but it the prompt does not show up. My colleagues ...
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Format Text not showing in the ribbon pane when editing page

I am trying to create and modify some pages in the Sharepoint I have but when clicking the edit page button I do not get the FORMAT TEXT neither INSERT options. I have full control access to this SP ...
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Unable to edit any page (not site pages, just web part pages) of a Publishing site collection in SharePoint Online

We have SharePoint Online environment at my organization and admins are not able to edit any pages on the entire site collection. Admins are able to edit site pages, but not pages. When i try to edit ...
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edit icon missing

While in the create view I don't see the edit icon (with the pencil). I have to click on a box to enable edit. All my other forms have the edit icon (with the pencil) next to each request.
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How can I make users able to edit a list's item using InfoPath?

I am a new user of SharePoint, and I am in the following situation: I have users (from Group A) who create items in a list using an InfoPath form, indicating some columns of the item. Afterward, ...
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GUID field in EditForm

I have some GUID fields in a custom list. I've created a webpart to manage that list. By code I can edit the content of these fields successfully (with JSOM). However, I can't add the values for ...
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How to edit a Sharepoint list from an AngularJS list?

I am pretty new with AngularJS, and I need to be able to edit some entries of a Sharepoint list but from an AngularJS list that I made. This is my code right now: <!DOCTYPE html> <html> &...
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SharePoint 2013 Permissions - A.D and SharePoint 2013 on premis

I wonder if anyone could advise on this. I have a user that cant use all the functions within a document library, edit delete etc. To me this points to permissions. I have checked the site ...
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Bulk Edit “Send membership requests to the following e-mail address” 2013

I've been a lurker on here occasionally and now seek some assistance for an answer I can't find please. I work for TAFE NSW which is in the process of separating from the NSW Dept of Education. Part ...
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SharePoint 2016 - Direct link to edit Wiki page?

I have an .aspx file (says "Infos.aspx") based on the WikiPage template and created in the /Site Pages/ list. I would like to add an Edit button with a custom link on the homepage of the site that ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Office Files opening in READ ONLY mode (Even with users having Contribute Permissions)

I was wondering if somebody could offer me some advice. I work in a major organisation and I look after our SharePoint 2010 site. The issue were having is that sometimes, members of staff, where if ...
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Lookup data updates in Content Search Web Part / Search Results

I am using a content search web part to serve up text content and hyperlinks from a list (We will call this the main list). Everything is displaying as expected. One of my fields is a lookup column, ...
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Edit button page (relocate)

I am looking to relocate the Edit button for Sharepoint 2013 pages and hide the 'suiteBar', im comfortable hideing through CSS, but need to be able to allow editing the page directly and postion this ...
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Query Parameter disappearing from URL

I'm currently working on a document management system (SP 2010) and I have one last hurdle to get over before completion. I have an Upload Link which is a hyperlink that opens a document library ...
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problem not showing edit form after uploading document

in my document library I have some custom fields so when I use dialog box to upload documents after uploading when page is try to redirect to edit form I get error file not found. in log I get "Failed ...
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User's edit button disabled in custom list

I am having problems with SharePoint custom list. Everything was fine until they asked me to add a new item in the list. Now a specific user can't edit any of the items in the list since the edit ...
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Editing office documents results in opening the documents in READ-ONLY mode - Only in Citrix

In our SharePoint online environment, Editing office (word, ppt, excel...) documents present in document libraries results in opening the documents in READ-ONLY mode. Also, the document is loading ...
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Can we do multiple edit views in infopath?

So I made some Display views in InfoPath and they have buttons on them to simulate tabs like navigation. Each "tab" switch views. These views are not read only and we can enable edit item so each ...
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SharePoint 2013 - User cannot edit documents on their computer, log on to mine and they can (they have correct permissions)?

I have a user who is trying to access MS Office 2013 files in SharePoint, this user has all the permissions necessary to edit the documents but when they open the files it says read only and when they ...
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Editing Newsfeed contents - SharePoint 2013

I want to remove a document from my Newsfeed without removing it off the SharePoint site entirely. It's basically just a blank txt document that has brief instructions in the document name for when ...
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Editing sharepoint online list in Excel

For some reasons I want to edit my SharePoint online list in Excel 2013 spreadsheet. What are the possibilities?
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Client-Side Save Event in Edit Mode

Is there any client-side event I can listen to when a user saves a page? I know how to detect the edit mode and I could add event listeners to save/check-in buttons, but it would be better to listen ...
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Open document in edit mode via JavaScript

I run the following JavaScript to open an existing document in edit mode: url = 'https://sp.abc.com/sites/apps/Shared%20Documents/test.docx'; baseUrl = 'https://sp.abc.com/sites/apps/'; ...
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How to Edit InfoPath Form Web Part embedded into a page when there is no list associated with the Form?

I'm having difficulty editing a SharePoint 2010 page. Someone else created it. The set up is a bit different than normal. The page has an InfoPath form embedded in to it. I have full admin rights to ...
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Unable to edit CQWP within publishing site

When I add a Content Query to any page within a 2010 publishing site collection, either via checked-out page edit (Wiki or BWP page) or via SPD, I receive an error when I attempt to edit the webpart. ...
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Is there a way to programmatically choose an EditForm in an event receiver?

In essence, the problem I face is this: two groups of users need to access the same document library. One group submits documents plus some metadata, the other vets the documents and edits the ...
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Sharepoint 2019 autochanges links from file://fs01/Public/Share to file:///Public/Share when editing a site page

Sharepoint 2019 autochanges links from file://fs01/Public/Share to file:///Public/Share when editing a site page. Seems to be something simple, yet I can't crack this one down, please find the ...
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SharePoint 2013 List Personal View - List Web Part Not Visible When Editing the Page

On SP 2013, when clicking "Edit Page" on a Personal View of a Custom List, the List Web Part does not appear. This prevents me from editing the List Web Part Appearance, Layout, Advanced, AJAX Options,...
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Edit Item button on SharePoint Server 2016 list takes user to blank page

I am using a SharePoint 2016 list at work - we have a list that multiple users can contribute to. They are in a Group that all have the same permission. One person creates new list items, and the ...
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Why sharepoint 365 list start and end datetime fields dont set correctly when editing in table view

I have a SharePoint 365 list which includes start and end datetime fields. when I edit the list in table view, if I change the start or end date fields SharePoint saves a different date or time - it ...
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Edit a PDF file in browser

I found that we can edit a pdf file which is uploaded in document library using Adobe Document Cloud and SharePoint Online. So is there a way to edit a pdf file from a document library in the browser ...
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can not edit page or add new page SharePoint 2016

when i was edit page or add new page on my website this error will appear please help me how to solve it
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Can I edit a site name and the associated mailbox name at a later date?

I've been tasked with designing a simple site for a document repository for my company but while it's being built, I'd like to call it Test Document Library and when we are happy with it, edit the ...
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HTML code isnt saving onto wiki page

I am new to SharePoint, and I am trying to put a background color for the titles on my page. Here is the code, <style type="text/css"> .ms-webpart-titleText.ms-webpart-titleText, .ms-...
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How to restrict user from submitting a form twice in sharepoint?

I'm working on a sharepoint forms And I need to block edition for users after they submitted a due date (data format), but I don't know if sharepoint allows it Someone knows how can I do it?
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“Request Access” error through Upload File button

I have a user that is trying to edit a page and use Insert > Upload File through the ribbon to add a file download link to the page. Once they select the file and click "OK" they are getting a ...
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SharePoint 2010 Trigger JavaScript when going to Edit Mode

So I'm looking for some JavaScript code that will trigger once a user goes into Edit mode on a page. I basically want to have two layouts in a content editor. One for display and one for edit. I have ...
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Help orienting myself in my SharePoint and working out the restrictions

I have an Office365 Sharepoint site which imposes some significant restrictions by the company intranet administrators. I cannot really tell how much control I have over the content and design of the ...
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Certain browsers only download instead of allowing to edit file

SharePoint site, any kind of file (tried xlsx & txt) → can edit only from Internet Explorer (11). Chrome, Firefox, and Opera allow only download. See bottom left option difference in attached ...
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Edit SharePoint Page: All options are frozen

I am at my homepage and click edit but all the options are frozen therefore I can not change font, move text boxes around etc. Any ideas? I have been made a team member and owner of the page. The ...
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SPS 2013 List view shows all the required columns but with edit icon option

SPS 2013 List view shows all the required columns but with edit icon option. I want the user to click on the first column so they can open the associated content in a separate page to view all in ...
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Invoke edit item ribbon from custom table checkbox

I am using SPServices and datatables to make up some fast customized tables on a SharePoint 2010 page. In one of the columns on the custom table I have a check box beside each row. I would like to ...
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Insert Text Ribbon disabled while editing page

I am having lots of trouble while trying to edit the start page of SharePoint. I am a Site Collection Admin and have full rights on SharePoint Site but I'm not (an no one else) able to add a simple ...
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Unable to Find Edit Links option in global nevigaion in SharePoint On premise site

in my SharePoint On premise environment i have Publishing Site . i am trying to Edit Links in Global navigation . but i am unable to see Edit Links option on SharePoint on premise publishing site. ...
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SharePoint 2010, how to change column width in list view

I have a list that involves an item description of a few sentences. This makes each item take up a lot of vertical space on the page when someone views the list in a browser. I can't figure out how to ...
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Successfully Edit Record Displayed in DataFormWebPart

I am using the dataform webpart to display a record(s) from a list. I chose it because it allows me to create the formatting i need, as opposed to just a list view. I was able to insert an Edit link ...