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Disable modern experience for a site collection

Is there a way to disable the modern experience for the site collection and not all of SharePoint? I googled and saw where to disable the Modern and switch back to Classic at the admin level, but I ...
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How to remove whitespace caused by hiding Title

I have a SharePoint site which I have used the following CSS in a Script Editor Web Part to hide the Top Navigation and page Title as I do not want these elements to appear on the page. However, now ...
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SharePoint 2010 Help ICON Search is broken

I have a strange issue, When i Click on the Help Icon( top Right of the page with "?" sign), a new window pop up. If i try to search something i get the strange error "Sorry, the page you're looking ...
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SharePoint IF calculation needed to consolidate columns

Looking to solve this issue IF Brand = A, B, C or D, then 'Special Brand'; otherwise (Brand = E and) if Buying Status = 1 or 2, then 'Top Tier'; Otherwise 'Bottom Tier'
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CUSTOM HELP how i can upload file and show pic in my file [closed]

when i upload word document in site collections help but if my file have picture do not show my pic when i click in help( ? ) how i can show my pic and my search box in help do not work.its ...
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Accessing Help without having to edit page

I'm trying to implement a context sensitive help system within SharePoint. The built in Help system requires you to edit the page before you can see Web Part help. I want my users to be able to ...
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How to Add “Help” text for the particular field on Infopath form?

I just need to have a "Help" text popup when we mouse-over the field.
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Calculated field question

Currently working on documents with status and expiration date and created 2 columns in SharePoint I want the status column to automatically tell me if the document is current or expired. The formula ...
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Dom changes using javascript Cancels out Css [closed]

I am brand new to programming and javascript, and recently I tried practicing javascript with a website I created and whenever I declare any change in the DOM the website loses its css. Example: ...
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Need a Different Action for SPD 2013 workflow

I am in desperate need of help on this one. I created a custom approval workflow in SPD 2013 where I have two reviewers. The initiator assigns Reviewer 1, and Reviewer 1 assigns Reviewer 2 if they ...
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Help with auto calculated field for dates from another column [closed]

I am trying to make a column with expire dates from a date entered in another column. For example I have a column with a date entered for training. I then want another column named expire date that ...
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How to make a quiz on SP 2013?

I'm looking to make a quiz via SharePoint that can tell us which answers each student on right/wrong. So far, all I'm able to get is more of a survey or things we would have to correct manually (which ...
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How To Automate Workflow in Sharepoint 2013 so that I don't have to manually run the workflow?

Someone had mentioned that I would need to use SharePoint Shell for windows to do this. I don't know the steps. This is for SharePoint 2013. Also, does the builtin 3-point workflow eliminate the ...
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How to Compare Sharepoint to fileshare?

I have migrated about 50000+ files and folders from fileshare to Sharepoint Library. But seems like some files are missing and sharepoint migration tools logs wont really make sense regarding to ...
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How can I add a User (Or Group) to a SharePoint-Group (just view) with different Names?

my english is not the best. But I hope you can understand me clearly. To my question: We have one SharePoint with many different SiteCollections with different users and permissions. Last week was ...
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Change over old Sharepoint to the new updated Sharepoint site

I'am interning at a company and my task is to update their old sharepoint website. I created a new sharepoint website ("my-site".sharepoint.com/site/"my-site"/SitePages/Home.aspx) that has the ...
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Adding a help link to a SharePoint Online List?

I'm working on a revamp of our company's current SharePoint site (Using the classic experience) and am wondering if there's a way to add a Help icon to the list which would link the user to a ...
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Sorry, something went wrong (Web app)

I had project up and running on Sharepoint. I was customizing the "web apps," I believe they were called. (I was adjusting the site's front page where project summary, documents, news feed are.) I ...
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Approval Workflow -Help - Versioning

So this is my situation, Using the pre-build approval workflow, I will send email to 2 other (Person A and B) in serial. A and B and Me all have full control on the document. Let's say I already ...
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CAML Query and statement not working

I've been working on this query for a while now and I can't get it to return any rows. It was working before I added in the content between and added the and statement. camlQuery.set_viewXml("<...
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Adding Help Tooltips To SharePoint ASPX Form Fields

I have an existing custom ASPX form that captures data to a SharePoint list. A new requirement has been received to provide fly-out tooltip type in-line help boxes on fields to make it easier for ...
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Add a new category in a sharepoint library

I want to add a new category as below in my library but I can not do it. Can not find how to do it. Thanks for your help.
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Issue with Date Range when adding Events Web Part?

I am new to Sharepoint and am putting together a site for our internal users. I am wanting to add an events web part that will show upcoming events and internal birthdays. When adding this i am able ...
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SharePoint 2010 Dynamic Table Images - JavaScript Needed!

My team and I are trying to create multi-project-tracking dashboard with a more sleek look than that of a traditional KPI List. We have created a table on a team site that contains multiple images - ...
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SharePoint Online : Help to Update Calculated Column in a List on a daily basis

I have a list in SharePoint Online environment where I need to calculate DaysLeft using 'Expiry Date' Field - Today() in a calculated column. The calculated field is not updating on a daily basis. ...
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Microsoft Migration Tool Errors Failed to Upload the Job to Server:Upload file failed during migration

Failed to Upload the Job to Server:Upload file failed during migration Scan File Failure:The parent folder was not migrated What these 2 errors means ? Also Would you know good documentation how ...
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Why More files has been migrated to the Sharepoint from fileShare?

Thanks for in advance for the all the answer. I hope you can help me with this one. So I have migrated about 19.5 GB from fileShare to Sharepoint . It is only one folder that contains 50.704 files ...
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Redirect From one app page to another SharePoint Hosted App

Currenlt I am creating SharePoint hosted App. In which I have 2 pages Default .aspx and dashboard.aspx in Pages folder. Now I want to redirect page from Default to dashboard.aspx. One way I know is ...
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How do move approved documents from one document library into another in SharePoint 2013?

I am using SharePoint 2013, and I am trying to create a workflow in SharePoint Designer 2013 that moves documents to another document library within a site once it has been approved or rejected. I ...
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Can I dump BOBJ reports into SharePoint Online?

I wanted to see if it is possible to dump BOBJ reports straight into a SharePoint Online library? Currently we have a number of BOBJ reports that we email out daily to a number of people but thought ...
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How to make custom help for each page in SharePoint 2013 site?

We have SharePoint site with a lot of pages. One step in our project development is creating custom help for each page. After a user clicks "Help" icon in top of each page, help page opens and shows ...
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Are there Quick Reference Cards for all SharePoint functions?

Does SharePoint 2013 Help offer Additional resources: Quick Reference Cards for all of SharePoint's functions? I can't seem to find any for Lists from the help section. However I can for Librarys.
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SharePoint 2010 restore - list does not exist

I restored a SharePoint 2010 SQL database to my development environment using restore option of SQL Server Management Studio. I'm able to read the lists, documents etc., but I am unable to upload or ...
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How to populate 'New Document' from an existing library

I am just learning SharePoint. Basically, I have a site with 2 libraries. One is a "Master Documentation" library and the other is a "Project" library where a PM will create a document set folder and ...
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Customize Wiki Page With Specific Editable Information

Complete newbie question, just started working with SharePoint through Office 365 (I think it's 2013 version?) yesterday. I'm trying to create a Wiki page for my company, where the user adds ...
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DropDowns for Department and TeamMemebrs

I have two fields: one "Department" and two "Team Member". When I select say "Claims Department" from the first drop down I would like the second drop down to be populated with the "TeamMember" of ...
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Web Part Layout Help

I need help with setting out my web part zones. I have two side by side web parts which I have coded to be expandable/collapsible but I need them to be set out so that one is under the other on the ...