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An error message is information displayed when an unexpected condition occurs.

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“a is null” error in vanilla SP2010 install

I'm setting up an SP2010 VM for dev testing purposes. Our vanilla install has no other components present and is throwing JS errors in Chrome and Firefox. In Firefox (v13): a is null http://...
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Restore-SPSite to the same content database

I ran Restore-SPSite on my server from a backup. I then deleted the site collection and did it again but got the following error: Restore-SPSite : The operation that you are attempting to perform ...
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When SharePoint list with 5000+ items queried with ID returns expected result but with any other column gives threshold error

I am trying to query a SharePoint list which has more than 5000 items. When I run filter query with ID, it returns the expected results. But when I run the same query with any other column it throws ...
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What would cause a sharepoint publishing page to display a “Lorem ipsum”?

I've created a publishing page, placed a custom web part on in and published it. When I try to navigate to it I see this text instead of the content: Page Content field value. Lorem ipsum dolor sit ...
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HierarchyRequestError in sp.ui.rte.js

How can I resolve this error? I see this in Firebug's Javascript Console for sp.ui.rte.js on every Sharepoint Page that's loaded. It persists through an iisreset. And it is always the very last ...
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SharePoint Enterprise Search - Error: OfficeSearch14HealthSession

Ever since I provisioned a dedicated Search & Indexing Server on a SP 2010 production environment , this nagging error occurs everyday as seen in the event viewer of the server:- Session "...
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Error computing the expiration data for item

EventID 7972 Task Category: Information Policy Management Source: Document Management Server > > Error computing the expiration date for item > http:///webapp/sites/sitecoll/documentlib/...
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Handling workflow errors

Environment: 2013 Enterprise, Workflow Server on WFE, SPD 2013 This seems like a pretty simple question coming from a programming background, but I just can't find any information on it. When ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': <nativehr>0x80070002</nativehr><nativestack></nativestack>

I have a feature. On the FeatureActivated event I am creating a list if it is not there. I also have an EventReceiver that in the elements.xml on the Receivers node has the attribute ListUrl. This is ...
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Cannot find site lookup info for request Uri - Error

I am getting the following error numerous times in the ULS on both our SP 2013 web front ends: Cannot find site lookup info for request Uri http://<server IP address>/ Process: w3wp.exe Name: ...
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Server error: The URL is invalid. It may refer to a nonexistent file or folder or refer to a valid file that is not in the current Web

When checking out the Home.aspx page I receive this error. Server error: The URL is invalid. It may refer to a nonexistent file or folder or refer to a valid file that is not in the current Web ...
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Sandboxed web part failing with “No available sandboxed code execution server could be found”

I'm deploying a web part as a component of a sandboxed solution from Visual Studio 2010 to Windows 7 SharePoint Foundation Server 2010 on my development box, and I receive the following error when ...
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difference of structure and content error

I hope you guys can help me with this weird issue. I have three sub-sites (Site A, Site B, and Site C) under a main site collection in SharePoint 2010. Each sub-site has child sub-sites as well. I ...
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How to set customErrors attribute in sharepoint 2013?

I am trying to see the full errors of my application page but the only thing displayed is "Sorry, something went wrong". I tried setting this: <customErrors mode="Off" /> <compilation batch="...
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SharePoint 2013 - This operation can be performed only on a computer that is joined to a server farm

This error appears frequently and sometime disappears after refresh This operation can be performed only on a computer that is joined to a server farm by users who have permissions in SQL Server ...
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Error : Object reference not set to an instance of an object on feature deployment

I am writing code for feature activated code. But when I try to deploy my solution through VS 2010 it says deploy failed Error on feature activation : object reference not set to an instance of an ...
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When using Sharepoint Client Model I get error : The 'Contains' member cannot be used in the expression

When using 'Contains' in Linq query: var camlQuery = new CamlQuery(); var listItems = list.GetItems(camlQuery); var itemQuery = listItems.Where(i => i.FieldValuesAsText["Title"].Contains("van"))....
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Code blocks not allowed searchresults.aspx

I'm getting this error on a copy of our SharePoint 2013 site collection. I've tried unghosting searchresults.aspx, but it comes back with "Cannot revert to the site definition version of this file. It ...
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Bulk find and replace error in SharePoint 2013 Designer

Two part question. My issue was removing the "recentchanges" from all of my wiki pages. I tried to add a div around the recent changes menu as below: . <div style="display:none;"> <...
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Error on save a project in Project Server 2013

When I save the information for a project I get the success message, but in the "Manage queued jobs" page I get this error log to checkin workflow: Geral Queue: GeneralQueueJobFailed (26000)...
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Site collection creation cancelled partway - now I can't delete or use it

Unfortunately we had a situation where an IISRESET was performed by one user whilst another was creating a site collection - now the site collection can't be deleted. When I go to central ...
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Server Error in '/' Application. Runtime Error

I am new to SharePoint. I am developing a web part. I that I have created the .aspx page. When I am going to access that page by the URL it throws an error like. Runtime Error Description: An ...
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Location of SharePoint error log

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I want to know how to find error logs when I met with something wrong? For example, when I am using SharePoint ...
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How to create custom error page in sharepoint 2013

I want to create the custom error page for site.
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Can't install app in AppCatalog

Trying to upload an app to a Sharepoint Online App Catalog. Getting the following error: xxxxxxxx.app Unknown Status Module: 33 Message: 134 It worked 4 days ago. The only thing that I have ...
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How do I retract a solution when Uninstall-SPSolution does nothing?

I'm trying to retract a solution. I tried both ways: Central Administration → System Settings → Manage farm solutions → example.wsp → Retract Solution. The status indicates "Retracting(scheduled at ...
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Unexpected error in Central Admin Site

Sometimes my Central Administration site throws an unexpected error while accessing it for the first time of the day. Later on refreshing the browser, the central admin home page lands correctly and ...
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Error with /_layouts/assetportalbrowser.aspx

The AssetPortalBrowser.aspx page is throwing an error when rendering list or library content (screenshot and ULS output below). This happens regardless of the site opened from or the list/library you ...
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CoreResultsWebPart.OnInit() throws a NullReferenceException

I've recently had some trouble with search in my SharePoint 2010 environment and thought I'd finally seen the end of it. Turns out I was wrong because now when anyone tries to search from anywhere ...
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Should I use a third-party logging framework?

I was wondering if any of you were using an extra logging framework like elmah or log4net? Isn't logging already done by SharePoint (ULS)? If you think that it can be useful, could you explain why?
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Error exporting the site field named “Parent Level”

I am trying to save a site as a template. During this process it throws an error "Error exporting the site field named "Parent Level". Am I doing anything wrong? Kind Regards, Sepaka
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Content Query Web Part - Change Content Type upon link opening?

[Edited from original post] I'm trying to open the links that come up from my Content Query Web Parts. However, I'm having a problem which I'll now explain: In my list, I have four content types - ...
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Opening document from Search results - This action couldn't be performed because Office doesn't recognize the command it was given

Hi I am trying to open an Office document by clicking on the search results document title, however an error box pops up saying: This action couldn't be performed because Office doesn't recognize the ...
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Sharepoint app put file in stream

I have a Sharepoint app with a button in the app web that sends information about the selected item to the host web. Here I want to put the selected document in a stream. I have tried several methods ...
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Unable to install app from Sharepoint Store into Sharepoint 2016

I reinstalled my company's SharePoint with the latest SharePoint 2016. I have gotten the SharePoint Store working, able to install 2 to 3 apps. Now I receive this message: Everything is fine, but ...
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Javascript Error inplview.js IE only

We're experiencing an issue where Internet Explorer 8 is reporting an Expected ';' in the minified inplview.js file. It doesn't affect any functionality it seems, but we have no idea what's causing it....
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troubleshoot a timeout happening while deploying via VS

Hi I am getting timeout error while trying to deploy my sp solution via visual studio 2010. It happens when my a particular feature is trying to activat. The generic error message I get goes something ...
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Invalid SPListItem. The SPListItem provided is not compatible with a Publishing Page

Whenever I try to save or publish or check in the web-interface, I get this error. The test-environment did not have this issue, and I've only added a single web part to the page and tweaked the CSS ...
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Central Administration cannot connect to configuration database

I made a script for batch uploading files, which I successfully used to upload more than 900 files (few gigs of data). Today I prepared another set of files and everything was working fine, but ...
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Display List or Library on another site as WebPart?

I want to display my list on another site in same site collection. I edit List with SPDesigner, select the view and save it to site gallery. After these steps, I added the view webpart on my another ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Add Solution': Index (zero based)

Error occurred in deployment step 'Add Solution': Index (zero based) must be greater than or equal to zero and less than the size of the argument. Getting this error on deployment both from CA and ...
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Error using Multi Upload with SharePoint and MS Office 2010 on 64 bit system

I get the following error trying to use the Sharepoint multi upload functionality on a 64 bit system with Office 2010. it works fine on a 64 bit system with 2007 and on a 32 bit with 2010. But it ...
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“Your search cannot be completed because of a service error” issue with “All content” scope

I have several search scopes set up in Search Administration, one of which is the default All Content scope which includes everything but items with a contentclass of SPSPeople. On my advanced search ...
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SP2013 Change the look breakes on own template

I took a standard Team Site and verified that the "Change the look" worked, I then saved the site as a template, and then created a new team site from that template and then the "Change the look" is ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Strange errors starting this morning

A few hours ago, one of the site owners sent me an email saying that they "couldn't click on anything". Upon more inspection, it turns out that they do not have access to the ribbon bar, cannot click ...
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Error: A cobalt error was thrown

so I'm working in a large organisation and was wondering what this error meant and if there is a fix to this? If I go to edit this specific document, even just change the title it comes up with the ...
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Update Panel Error

I am working with SharePoint 2010 features. I am writing feature receiver code where I create new web part pages with ReportViewerWebPart and my custom web part on the page. I am creating multiple ...
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“Cannot complete this action. please try again” SharePoint 2013

When I create an item in the list, it always display error message Cannot complete this action. please try again But other list works fine in the same site. The ULS displays error message ...
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The context has expired and can no longer be used. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80090317)

I am facing this error all day long and I have not figured it out yet. I have tried: setting the date time zone in the web application to match that of the server set "security validation expires" to ...
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Export-SPWeb / Import-SPWeb could not find file ExportSettings.xml

I have encountered an error in the web export/import routine. The thing is that the feasibility of import seems to depend on the statу of the web. I have several subsequent export packages of the ...