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Questions tagged [features]

Optional functionality defined either at the site or farm level, limited by the specific version of SharePoint that is installed. Available features increase as higher license levels are purchased.

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Does SharePoint 2013 require server role “Http Activation” enabled along with its feature role?

I see "HTTP Activation" at both server role and under features as well. Is it needed to be enabled under server role as well. Please suggest.
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Activate SP Server Publishing Infrastructure on Online Publishing Site -modern XP

I have a problem when trying to enable SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure site coll feature on one of my site... I know this has been discussed many times, but even when triying every ...
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Cannot find feature to delete

Recently ran psconfigui against our SharePoint 2016 web and app servers. The psconfigui against the web server completed but with the following errrors: An exception of type Microsoft.SharePoint....
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Site collection audit settings: /_catalogs/MaintenanceLogs library missing

As far as I know there should be MaintenanceLogs library for site collections to store the audit logs in. However, recently it seems that some of our site collections are missing /_catalogs/...
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differentiate between moss 2007 features and fabulous 40 features

We have 1000s of MOSS 2007 sites in our environment. We are planning to migrate all the MOSS 2007 sites to SP 2013. Some of the MOSS 2007 sites was built using Fabulous 40 templates. I am able to ...
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Feature Event Receiver - older version of event receiver firing

Sharepoint 2013 Steps to recreate issue: 1.) Following the steps from this blog... https://sharepointgotchas.wordpress.com/tag/httpmodule/ I started with an Empty SP solution. I created an HTTP ...
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Create a SharePoint page that is mobile friendly

I have a SharePoint 2013 site hosted by a third party (so, no access to web.config). I am building a mobile app to use specific pages from the site. I am currently getting errors redirecting my pages ...
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Description of SharePoint Online “Site Features”

Where can I get a detailed description of the Site Features found in SharePoint Online under the Manage Site Features setting? I need a better description than the one-liner the Microsoft typically ...
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Limited-access user permission lockdown mode

I need to find out what the exact impact is to the SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure feature if I deactivate the Limited-access user permission lockdown mode feature. Microsoft says that it ...
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A duplicated name Audience was found

Whenever I try to activate the "SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure" feature in my site collection with Team Site template I get the message on the page saying that A duplicate name ...
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Custom developed form feature not displayed in Site collection Features

I'm new in sharepoint. I work with Sharepoint 2010 and have this problem : when I install a solution, Although the package contains a feature (to update the ContentTypes). The feature is not listed in ...
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What are the discontinued functionalities between SharePoint 2013 and SharePoint 2016?

I've tried to come up with a comprehensive listing of functionalities that have existed in SharePoint 2013 Server, but do not exist in SharePoint 2016 Server. The only MS's material I've hit has been ...
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Removed WSP's features still showing in site collection in SharePoint 2010

some WSP's were deployed in SharePoint 2010 Farm and those WSPs have been completely removed from the Farm and not showing in "Manage Farm solution" section but those features (belong to WSP's) are ...
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Are (site)features 2010/2013 exactly the same?

Are the SharePoint 2010 and 2013 (site) features exactly the same if they have the same ID? OR does the "14/15" change something in the code of the feature? Workflows 0af5989a-3aea-4519-8ab0-...
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REST API get active features

I would like to see if the site has active features with API. The following API endpoint: _api/site/features. Shows all the features on a site. And I cant see actived features with that API.
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SharePoint 2016 and Exchange 2010, What doesn't Work?

We are planning on deploying SharePoint 2016 but our Exchange Mail Server will still be on Exchange 2010 at least for some time. What SharePoint features will not work with this older mail server?
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Problem with Sharepoint 2013 Top Navigation Bar

I am trying to develop a Sharepoint 2013 feature to add several navigation nodes in the top navigation bar of the web site on which the feature is activated. To achieve this, I have overriden only the ...
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how do I copy web application from one farm to another in SharePoint 2013

Farm 1 consists of several custom solutions and a web application that has custom features and a custom master page. I have just configured a Farm 2. I want to export the web application along with ...
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Activate feature using feature name in C#

I deployed a feature creating a new feature item in Visual Studio. I'm currently using SharePoint 2013. I'm trying to activate this feature in C# by using the feature name. I need to activate it ...
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New featurs in SharePoint 2016 and office 365 [closed]

Hi what are the new features added in SharePoint 2016 as per office 365 and SharePoint online and adfs
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Can a SharePoint Feature be part of multiple Solution Packages?

We have an existing Branding Solution Package (WSP) that contains multiple features for page layouts, list definitions, master pages etc.. Because of the number of files/features (dozens if not ...
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SharePoint as a Client Portal

For the record, I am not familiar with SharePoint. My company is looking to create a file portal for clients to access our documentation. This is strictly a need for the clients; there is no need for ...
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Powershell to list All Activated Features in All Site Collections 2010/2013

Need a powershell script to list all activated features, for all site collections/webs and to output to a csv, per Site Collection and to work on both 2010/2013. Have seen things like this for a ...
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Features of SharePoint 2013

We can see a list of features in Site > Site Settings > Site Actions > Manage Site Features. Is there any site where I can find a description for each and every features that is/ could be mentioned in ...
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Features activated for a page

Are there any features activated or deactivated for different pages like Wiki Page, SharePoint Page or Web Part page in SharePoint? Or the features are relevant only for the sites and not pages?
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Is Enterprise Search Center an Enterprise Feature?

I need to implement an enterprise search center for a customer, but the customer doesn't have SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Edition. Is the Enterprise Search Center available within all SharePoint 2013 ...
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Is there any trick to activate any Website Features of Site Collection without having the permissions for it?

I would like to activate certain SharePoint Site Collection features, but I do not have the required Admin rights for that. Is there any trick to do this? May be a bit a cheeky question focused to the ...
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Access a list of all the installed features on a site using javascript

I am trying to find a list of all the features on my SharePoint 2013 cloud site using JavaScript. When I get the context to the site I don't see FeatureDefinitions as part of the site object (SP....
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Using powershell how to get active features and custom features also in a sharepoint farm

How to get all out of the box active features and custom farm solutions features using powershell code in sharepoint 2010 and sharepoint 2013.
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Web App Level Feature not showing in SharePoint 2013

I have a SharePoint 2013 site configured for FBA and Multi Tenancy. In our case, we have a Multi Server Farm, which has a Web Front End, App Server, Search Server, Workflow Server and DB servers. We ...
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Deploying Custom SharePoint feature with multiple list with content types

I wanted to ask if anyone has experienced the following, and what has been their solution. Scenario: I have created 2x VS solutions with features, the first includes core item for example: Site ...
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Unable to get the DisplayName of feature using CSOM

I am trying to get the names of all the features available at site collection using CSOM. Below code works fine to get list of all the Features but i am unable to get the DisplayName property. ...
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Site Feature Activation

I have a sharepoint list that creates a subsite once approved. I need to activate a feature via the workflow rest call. I have built the following dictionaries Headers: Accept: application/json;...
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How to verify feature staus (enabled/disbaled) using client object model in SharePoint online?

I am working on "Retrieving activated features of specific scope". I have written following code. ClientContext context = ContextManager.GetClientContext(cred, siteUrl); Site site = ...
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SharePoint PickerTreeView throwing null exception

When clicking the browse button for selection of document library or site null exception error occurs. This is the url of the popup that opens: _layouts/15/PickerTreeView.aspx?title=...
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Search : features that need to be activated (or not)

I want a site to be crawled for search. In site (not collection) features which of the following features should be activated? Search Config Data Content Types Search Config Data Site Columns Search ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Add Solution': Specified argument was out of the range of valid values

I've been working o a Timerjob project. All of a sudden, when I try to deploy the solution from VS, I got this error: Error 1 Error occurred in deployment step 'Add Solution': Specified ...
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Site and Site Collection features available on SharePoint 2013 install

I'm looking for a list of all the Site Features and Site Collection features provided by Microsoft and available on SharePoint 2013 to install. I did an extensive search and was not able to find any. ...
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How to change feature id in an existing Visual Studio solution

I have created a Visual Studio solution containing all the required design elements (like master pages and user controls) that I would be re-using in all my new applications. I created a visual studio ...
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Solution gets deployed to sharepoint but feature not shown in site

My sharepoint solution gets deployed but the feature is not shown in site collection features. How can i solve this.
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Finding custom feature usage

How do I find which custom feature (50+) is installed and activated in which subsite (1000+ sub sites) in a SharePoint 2010 site.
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'Add Solution': Object reference not set to an instance of an object

I have a WebApplication scoped feature and I am getting this error when I deploy. I have searched all over the internet, and the answers I have found are not much help. Here is the code that is ...
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How to activate hidden features using Powershell

I want to activate site scoped and web scoped hidden features using Powershell Command. What will be the command?
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Getting SharePoint feature properties programatically using CSOM in SharePoint Online

I am working on "Getting properties of SharePoint Feature using CSOM in SharePoint Online". Following is the code which I wrote : try { Password password = new Password(); ...
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Is there a way to deactivate the Connect to Outlook feature in Sharepoint 2013?

The sharepoint site that I am using has the Connect to Outlook feature on and I wish to disable it, but I cant find which feature or what procedure I must follow in order to disable it.
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Feature removal without deactivation

My project had a feature, and on activation of this feature, I was binding an event receiver to a list; on deactivation, the event receiver was removed. It so happened that this feature was activated ...
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Customizing view to restrict only documents inside the document set?

I have created document sets in SharePoint and trying to create a view which can show only the items inside the document set. However when i am saving the view i am able to see all the items and also ...
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Custom Workflow Feature not available in Site Features or Site Collection Features

I have a Sequential Workflow created in Visual Studio. In VS I can right click and deploy the package without issue. On the TEST environment I use the command add-spsolution and then deploy it to my ...
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Features visibility with web scope

in our company we have SharePoint 2010 solution, which contains many Features for customizing standard SP Ribbon. The main reason why: we need specific functionality for other lists. So we are ...
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After feature retract, it stil remain in feature management page!

Why after a retract the feature remain in Feature Management Page (WEB context)? ps. the directory on /TEMPLATES/{feature} is not there.