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The Minimal Download Strategy (MDS) is a feature that improves page rendering performance. It is available in SharePoint 2013.

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Sharepoint Online (0365) - Disabling Minimal Download Strategy does seem to work

Im working with Sharepoint Online (0365), that is setup in classic mode, we just migrated over and attempting to set a few sites up, but have a challenge around the Minimal Download Strategy. The ...
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Issues inMinimal Download Strategy SharePoint2019

We have recently migrated sites from SP2016 to 2019. We have custom masterpage and MDS feature activated. When we click on sitesettings it goes to _layouts/15/start.aspx#/_layouts/15/settings.aspx and ...
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Disable minimal download strategy using powershell

I am trying to disable the minimal download strategy but the feature is not available even though the redirection persists. This site is a users Blog site. The Blog link from the MySite redirects ...
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Enable/Disable site features from powershell

I need to activate the Team Collaboration Lists feature and deactivate the Minimal Download strategy in a user's blog and personal site. I am a farm admin, is that possible using powershell? UPDATE: ...
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ExecuteOrDelay Function Not Working on Published Pages

I'm having incredible difficulty attempting to make a jQuery script run when a page is published. I have utilized a multitude of variants of ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded and SP.SOD functions to ...
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Why does my UserControl break MDS (Minimal Download Strategy)?

I've created a user control in a SharePoint 2013 farm solution, and added it to the AdditionalPageHead control. <Control Id="AdditionalPageHead" Sequence="90" ControlSrc="~/_ControlTemplates/15/...
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SharePoint custom JavaScript and jQuery blocked by MDS Minimal Download Strategy

Here's my setup. Onprem SharePoint 2016. I have a master page which is basically a copy of seattle.master and I want to add jQuery and a custom Javascript to manipulate the DOM. The minimal download ...
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start.aspx redirecting in Minimal Download Strategy

EDIT: Turns out there is probably an issue with the page. This exact problem is described here with possible causes: https://threewill.com/working-with-and-around-sharepoint-2013s-minimal-download-...
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SharePoint Online - MDS broken?

I'm wondering if anyone else has noticed that minimal download strategy appears to be not working in SharePoint online? When switching between pages, the page appears to attempt to use MDS (the ...
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"eval is evil()" - But can it be a way around some of the limitations of Minimal Download Strategy?

The process of getting custom JavaScript to work with Minimal Download Strategy is quite cumbersome and especially in the prototyping phase I like to write my (smaller) scripts inline in a Content or ...
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CSR: RegisterModuleInit without hardcoded JS filename?

Always looking to make CSR development easier... This the typical CSR programming pattern: We hardcode the filename inside the CSR file SP.SOD.executeFunc("clienttemplates.js", "SPClientTemplates", ...
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CSR will only be executed after reloading the page

I have the folloing definition in my schema.xml <View BaseViewID="1" Type="HTML" WebPartZoneID="Main" DisplayName="$Resources:core,objectiv_schema_mwsidcamlidC24;" SetupPath="pages\...
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How do I disable the Minimal Download Strategy for OneDrive for Business for all users?

I have an Office365 environment with SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business. I can set SharePoint up (per site) to turn off the Minimal Download Strategy feature, but it seems like there's not a ...
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Can I disable MDS on a single web part page

I have a custom list on a custom web part page with scripts that affect color coding as well as clickable attachment icons. These scripts do not execute when the list is grouped, and the groups are ...
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Correct way of disabling a feature using PowerShell?

What is the correct way of disabling a feature using PowerShell? I'm gonna add a script to task scheduler that's deactivates the Minimal Download Strategy feature from all the new sites that are ...
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How to get a CustomControl into SuiteBarBrandingDelegate with MDS-Feature activated?

I want to add a Navigation to the SuiteBarBrandingDelegate. I created a nicely working solution for this but it doesn't work with the MDS-Feature activated (Minimal download strategy). After some ...
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What are the implications of turning the MDS off

What are the implications of turning the MDS off. Reference: http://www.wictorwilen.se/the-correct-way-to-execute-javascript-functions-in-sharepoint-2013-mds-enabled-sites
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How to make a UserControl Minimal Download Strategy Compliant

I have a feature which specifies a custom user control to be added to the AdditionalPageHead delegate control as such: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="http://schemas....
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Modal Dialogs and Minimal Download Strategy

I am having the following issue in SharePoint 2013 Online (Office 365 Preview): when I try to display in a modal dialog a page that relies on MDS (Minimal Download Strategy), the dialog opens but then ...
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