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Questions tagged [feature]

set of functionality that can be turned on at a particular scope level

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Use custom Feature Icon for SPFx

Is there a way to use a custom icon for SharePoint Framework features? When we navigate to the Site Settings, it would be nice to see our branded icon instead of the default one. Part of thepackage-...
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SharePoint C# Feature with http-Requests

I'm trying to make a http request from a C# feature for sharepoint. The request is made inside "ItemAdded" function of a List. The request is made like this: public override void ItemAdded(...
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How to load FeatureDefinitionScope value via csom?

I load features using the code bellow: string siteUrl = "http://MyServer/sites/MySiteCollection"; ClientContext clientContext = new ClientContext(siteUrl); Web site = clientContext.Web; ...
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Follow and Share Button is missing from SharePoint online [duplicate]

follow and share Button is missing from SharePoint online site. have activated the following content even though the options are not displaying. is there any option?
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Saving Site as Template Creates New Features?

New to SharePoint. Working with a on-premise 2013 SharePoint system. Im trying to save a site as a template from Production and copying the resulting template WSP file into my DEV environment. There ...
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How to package a template of a PowerView report inside a SharePoint feature?

What we have: Project server 2016 on prem, with associated SharePoint sites A web part that performs metric calculations based on tasks in Project data stored in Project Server. This web part is ...
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DocID Property is not Present on Some Sites

I've been trying to activate the DocID feature on certain sites in our Site Collections. On each site collection we have the DocID feature activated following these instructions. For a long time we ...
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Move Wiki page library content to Publishing Page library

I have a Wiki page library and a Publishing Page library on SharePoint online. Is there an automated way i.e. Workflow, OOTB feature to publish / move: wiki page - (Source Column = Wiki Content &...
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Failed to find the XML file at location '15\Template\Features\' even though it exists

Does anyone know why I might get this error even though the file definitely exists on all SharePoint servers? Failed to find the XML file at location '15\Template\Features\SyntergyReplicator\...
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Is it possible to include fields in a sharepoint list directly from elements.xml file?

I am trying to provision a SharePoint 2013 tasks list from a spfx app using the feature framework. I am able to create an out of the box tasks list with the following list definition in my elements....
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Enable Hidden Feature for Newsfeed Why?

I have seen Blogs where you can activate the "Hidden" News Feed Web Part though PowerShell and then add it to a Standard SharePoint Team Site. Enable-SPFeature -Identity "6928b0e5-5707-46a1-ae16-...
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Can item Adding & item Editing operations be canceled inside Remote Event Receivers

I am trying to find the differences between Server-Side event receivers and Remote Event Receivers. now in server-side event receivers i can achieve following scenario:- Check if the user who is ...
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Sharepoint 2013 designer's ribbon doesn't have the “Stage” feature

I discovered that my SharePoint foundation 2013 designer doesn't have the stage feature in the top ribbon. How do I enable this feature? If my version isn't supposed to have this feature, are there ...
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How can I get/identify feature titles/names in REST?

SharePoint 2013 I'm able to view all site collection active features via the following endpoint _api/site/features. I'm unable to match any of the guids to feature titles; the endpoint doesn't seem ...
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cannot enable site feed feature on sharepoint 2013 enterprise wiki

hi I cannt enable sharepoint 2013 site feed feature on sharepoint 2013 enterprise wiki is there any solution to do that what is the problem
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welcome page search results missing after enabling features

I am trying to get the welcome page search results page to display when I am trying to add a new page. I have followed the instructions from (Welcome Page) Search People Page Layout and here. I am not ...
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While creating a site collection in SharePoint 2016 , getting error

Whenever I am trying to create a site collection in SharePoint 2016 , I am getting below error. "Error while creating the workspace. Please contact your user helpdesk.Feature definition with Id ...
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Cannot Extract Microsoft.Sharepoint.Client.Feature.DisplayName Property

I've written a CSOM script for Powershell (code below) to enumerate the features activated on a given site. When in the foreach loop I use $f.DefinitionId, I get a list of the feature GUIDs... however ...
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Fields are not displyed in Disp/EditForm after content type upgrade

I had content type based on Page and pages library, which uses this contennt type. I needed to add new columns to this list. I created Elements.xml for fields: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="...
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How to hide existing Custom Actions (via Feature) in Sharepoint 2010

I have created a custom action using Element.xml and deployed via Web Application level scope Feature. Now the custom actions are available in almost 3000 sites under that web application. Business ...
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How to remove custom actions deployed via feature in SharePoint 2010

I have created a custom action using Element.xml and deployed via Web Application level scope Feature. Now the custom actions are available in almost 3000 sites under that web application. Business ...
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How to fetch the Feature details, ID directly from Content Database

Is it possible to a get the details of a specific feature thats available in content database? my custom feature name is JobReminders_TimerJob_Timer_JobRemindersFeature using SSMS , i wanna find this ...
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Returning an error message inside my event receiver using “SPEventReceiverStatus.CancelWithError;” will redirect to “Server Error in '/' Application.”

I am working on a team site inside my SharePoint server 2013 on-premise. Now I have two lists: one list is based on the built-in "Issue Tracking" list template. the other list is based on the built-...
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Unable to deactivate the “Video and Rich Media” site collection feature “Cannot deactivate the feature because the Video Set content type is in use. ”

I have created a new site collection of type enterprise wiki under sharepoint server 2016. now i by mistake enable the "Video and Rich Media" site collection feature. so immediately i click to ...
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Switching SharePoint Online library experience from classic to modern on Site and Site collection level

We're planning to roll-out the modern library experience to a customer in batches instead of switching over all at once. So we do not want to switch on the modern experience from the SharePoint admin ...
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ItemUpdated event receiver will always get fired inside my enterprise wiki site collection

I added a new ItemUpdated Event Receiver inside my enterprise wiki site collection inside sharepoint server 2013. and i defined the following:- event reciever will get fired when and item was updated....
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Forcefully delete Home Page of a site programatically

I want to delete the Site page which is set as home page. Now I have created a feature and on deactivating it the Site page is deleted. But I am facing the error as follows : The item that you are ...
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Create and deploy ListInstance without ListDefinition in a feature

My feature should add some lists to a Sharepoint 2013 site. I have tried to add a list with ListDefinition and ListInstance to my project and only add the Instance to the feature which should be ...
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CSOM Powershell to check if feature is activated

Is there any CSOM PowerShell code to check if a site collection feature is activated or not?
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Security Implications of Deactivating Limited-access User Permission Lockdown Mode Feature

There is a site collection on my farm that is accessible outside of our network but does not allow anonymous access. Presently, we are experiencing some permissions issues where users need access to ...
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Error “Feature schema contain wrong field name” when trying to create a new site based on a site template

I am working a sharepoint enterprise server 2013, where i have saved a sub-site as template. now this sub-site have a content type which that is linked to a global workflow 2010. but when i try to ...
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modify my sub-site Quick Launch link title from “Home” to be equal to the Sub-site title, inside my event receiver

I am working on a sharepoint 2013 enterprise server. and i have the following case:- 1.I created an event receiver which will get fired when an item is updated for the first time. 2.the event ...
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Recommended way/Best Practice to create a sub-site with RunWithElevatedPrivileges inside my Event Receiver

I am a bit confused if i am breaking the sharepoint best practice inside my sharepoint 2013 event receiver. now i have the following general requirements:- site collection url = http://servrname/kb/...
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Difference between Feature ID and Solution ID

Is there a difference between Feature ID and Solution ID for any WSP package?
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Get list of all features in a specific scope (Active or Deactive)

I want to get a list of all features in a specific scope using PowerShell. I want to get all activate and inactive features by providing the scope. How can I achieve that?
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Unable to apply the custom masterpage while activating the feature?

I need to apply my custom master page to site collection and subsites while activating the feature,I am using publishing site template(site collection), subsites are using blog and Search center ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': The list “Lists/Issue Manage” doesn't exist. Please fix the ListUrl attribute

I am working on sharepoint server 2013. and i have developed an event receiver which fires when lists items are updated. now i define the following setting inside the elements.xml for my solution:- &...
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Disable Auto Creation of Features

Is there a was to disable to auto creation of Features in Visual Studio? Every time I add a new Element, it automatically creates Featurex. I have one solution, that every time I open it up, it ...
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Error in Feature event receivers : Column does not exist. It may have been deleted by another user

I have created a custom list using custom content type. on feature activation, adding items in the list. but I'm facing error Column 'LeaveStart' does not exist. It may have been deleted by another ...
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How to move a feature from “Manage Site Features” to “Site Collection Features”

I have developed many custom web parts. These web part's features have always been placed in the Site Collection Features page under Site Collection Administration. For some reason a new web part i ...
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How to get feature from GUID on Project Online

In Project Server on-prem I know how to get a feature/web part from its Guid using PowerShell, but since we can't use PowerShell in Project Online (right?), how can I see the name of a feature or web ...
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Limiting feature to 1 web application [duplicate]

I have an Empty SharePoint 2013 project with a single feature (also empty, I am testing) scoped at WEB. When I deploy the solution it is deployed to all Web Applications and visible in every existing ...
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how to find all activated farm features?

How can I find all activated Farm features using PowerShell? All installed Farm features can be found using: Get-SPFeature -farm
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What is the value of SP2016 Feature Packs? I don't have Software Assurance

I've been asked to build a case for why we need the Feature Packs for SharePoint 2016 as we didn't originally budget for Software Assurance. Since there has not been one yet (that I know of) for ...
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Feature that activates Custom List Action

I need to create a feature with Visual Studio that creates a custom List Action that does something. Per example, sends an e-mail, change the site name, etc. To be more specific, I want to know how I ...
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How to develop a Feature to Archive list items

How to create a simple feature on SharePoint that allows the user to move an item from one list to another list, like an "Archive". It has to be a feature done through Visual Studio (C#).
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How to prevent multiple webpart instances after feature re-activation?

Every time I'm activating the feature that contains my webpart, a new webpart instance is added to the page layout. Do I want to this web part being replaced by its new version? What is the parameter ...
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How to package a workflow with a list definition in a Visual Studio feature?

Here is the scenario: I have created a custom list definition in Visual Studio 2015, and I'm packaging it in a Site scoped feature (Farm solution). I have also created an event receiver that will ...
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feature is site-scoped and cannot be added to the web sharepoint 2010

Iam deploying solution to site scoped feature , and in feature activated event receiver iam writing the code to activate feature to all subsites but error is "feature is site-scoped and cannot be ...
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Error deploying in production ONLY

I have a SharePoint solution, consisted of 2 features. The first feature is consisted of 5 SharePoint 2010 workflows, and some web pages. The second one is empty and has a feature event receiver that ...