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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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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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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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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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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what is “Site rename operation extendend storage” feature in SharePoint Online sites

I couldnt find any documentation on "Site rename operation extendend storage" site collection scoped feature. Can any one share the details if you happen to know.
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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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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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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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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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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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how are featureReference nodes in Package manifest related to featureIds

Our team is working on a solution with Sharepoint package having several features referenced in it. We noted that no new updates made to the solution (i.e. features added etc.) were reflecting upon ...
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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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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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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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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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'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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Unable to remove a web feature in another feature's FeatureActivated event

I am trying to remove a feature, say Feature-X, that is activated by default as part of a site template. The requirement is to remove Feature-X for all non-root sites or subsites created using the ...
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Feature activation Object Reference error with ConfigurationManager

I am writing a feature, on activation it must create an entry in a list for every entry in a document library. I am using a webservice to get to the list which is on another sharepoint site. I am ...