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Questions tagged [sharepoint-on-prem]

SharePoint On-Premises is where you own the servers and install SharePoint on them and manage it.

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Customize SharePoint 2016 App Launcher Tiles

SharePoint 2016 OnPremise now contains the AppLauncher in the upper left corner like Office365 already does. How can i add/modify/remove those links in an OnPremise-only installation of SharePoint ...
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How to distinguish SharePoint 2013/2016 on-premises and SharePoint Online

Our add-in needs to execute different JavaScript code on SharePoint on premises and on SharePoint Online. There is a slight difference, but it is critical for our add-in. The add-in is a pure ...
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Generate Report Based on View of List Data

I have data in a list. One of the views has the data grouped by a column, so I have it looking the way I want. Requirements for the report: Have a front page with the name of the report, date, etc. ...
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When/How to use asp.net MVC inside Sharepoint on-premises and Sharepoint online

I know in SharePoint things can be done in many ways and using many technologies. But now I am a bit confused on when/how I can/should/most-appropriate to use ASP.NEW MVC inside SharePoint on-premises ...
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Web Application and Site Collection

Recently, I was asked like why do we have a web application? What's the use of it? After listening to my answer I was questioned on the same as why can't we do the same for a site collection directly? ...
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SharePoint Online Vs Hybrid (SharePoint Online + SP On premise 2016)?

We have SharePoint Online at our organization. We are in the process of building our Intranet on SharePoint. So trying to list down, What are the advantages to have a hybrid solution?To be brief, Can ...
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how to identify the public web site is sharepoint online or on premise?

I have SharePoint 2013 production site for which I have only read access. I would like to know whether it is sharepoint online or on premise. Please let me know the procedure to identify whether the ...
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SP2016 - Change Suite Bar?

I'm tinkering with SharePoint 2016 RTM and I'm trying to change the top link bar, where at the top it says "SharePoint | Sites". I'd like to change it so that instead of it saying SharePoint, it says ...
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My Site stuck on “We're almost ready!”

Every time I visit the MySites of my on premise SharePoint 2013 site, I see "We're almost ready!" but I already have a My Site site collection. A couple weeks ago, site collections stopped being ...
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How to Migrate from SP 2007 On-Premises to O365?

We have SharePoint site running on SP 2007 On-Premises and plan to migrate to O365. Shall we migrate directly from SP 2007 to O365 direct? If yes, Could you please list out various options available ...
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Why are files in 16 hive referred through _layouts/15 on a SharePoint 2016 Server?

I'm converting a SharePoint 2013 solution to 2016. Back when 2013 was introduced I recall all the _layouts/ -> _layouts/15 issues, and immediately looked out for this. In my SharePoint 2016 solution ...
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sp.js and sp.init.js not loaded on Edit form in time for client side rendering

We have two different lists that we are setting up some jslink client-side rendering files for their edit forms. Both csr files use the SP.Guid.newGuid() function to id some DOM elements in the markup....
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Can I crawl SharePoint Online content using an on-premise search service application?

We were initially planning on doing a completely hybrid search setup, but it came to our attention that an on-premise index is necessary for a piece of software we utilize. So now, we have a Cloud ...
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Getting the Url that the user tried to access

I am trying to develop a Custom Access Denied Page. Trying to display some information on the page. User's information, The site they came from, and the document/page they tried to access. I can get ...
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What is SharePoint App Principal shown in appprincipals.aspx and what created it?

When I have a SharePoint 2013 site (on premises) configured for Add-ins/Apps, and I navigate to http(s)://(my sharepoint site domain)/_layouts/15/appprincipals.aspx, I see all the app principals I ...
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Can someone explain the way SharePoint auditing trimming and cleanup works?

I know each web application has its own Audit Log Trimming timer job. I see the default is set for it to run monthly. Now, as you dive into site collection settings for auditing, I see: Automatically ...
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AJAX/Rest only returning 100 items instead of full list

On an onchange event on a select box (filtered lookup column where the value is the item ID) i make an AJAX call to auto fill certain fields on a form. This works great except for it only returns 100 ...
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where to check CU version for workflow manager 1.0 in SharePoint 2013

We have SharePoint onpremises farm with Workflow manager 1.0 installed in 3 SharePoint servers. We need to update the CU version for Workflow manager and service bus. Where to check the current ...
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Sharepoint framework on premises version

Does anybody know when and if SPFx be available for SharePoint on-premises?
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Sharepoint 2013 on premise Vuejs

Can Vuejs be used on sharepoint 2013 on premise or only with the SPFx? If so, would appreciate some guidance. Thanks
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I need multiple users to rank list items and then display items by average rank

Scenario: I have a list of items that need to be prioritized/ranked by multiple users. Each user needs to be able to view my list and enter a numerical ranking for each item and save. There is a ...
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Graph API and SharePoint on-premise

Is the microsoft graph API available with on-premise installations? If yes 2013, 2016?
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Configuration of SharePoint Products failed

After installing the following Sharepoint updates: SharePoint Server 2016 // KB3141486 SharePoint Server 2016 MUI/language patch // KB3141487 When I run Products Configuration Wizard I'm ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search Results Trim Duplicates

I have added a search results webpart which returns only a subset of documents. I have around 15 documents but search is only returning 7. I noticed the missing document have similar content with few ...
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What is the recommended SharePoint site to use for External Site?

We are planning to design an external site. I want to know what is the recommended site template to use? Is it the Publishing Site? For example, Check this site (http://glenview.il.us/Pages/Default....
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what are the best ways to make SharePoint search more efficient / Optomize search result?

i am trying to optimize search result in on-premise search web parts. m trying to get more efficient search result. please suggest some best techniques.
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Content deployment job failed.The remote Web service request failed with this message : 'The operation has timed out'

I am trying to Deploy Content from source to destination site collection. I am getting following Error: Content deployment job 'Test Deployment Job' failed.The remote Web service request failed with ...
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AE and Æ in document names

We've got a small problem with file names in SP 2013. It's probably some SQL collation thing, but would like to hear if there's a way to solve it. Example: We have a document with the name TestAE....
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Accessing SharePoint using the object model with impersonation

I have a SharePoint web application which contains two applications. Sp.test.com => SharePoint web application, claims based authentication. Employees => Employees application, authentication with AD ...
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Large file upload using CSOM for provider hosted app (user + app policy)

I m trying to upload large file using CSOM code. Code is throwing the following error - Specified argument was out of the range of valid values. Parameter name: bytesToCopy clientContext....
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Add file to layout folder on all frontend servers programmatically

I'd like to save a file programmatically to all SharePoint (front-end) servers in the current Farm. Right now I'm doing the following: string path = String.Join("\\", SPUtility....
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Move multiple site collections from one content database to multiple content databases

Is there a easy way to divide site collection equally between the number of content databases attached to a single web application? I'm having a single content databases where a lot of sites were ...
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Disable “Open this link on a phone” feature in SharePoint 2016

Is there a way to disable the QR code feature in the item context menu? Without messing with CSS/JavaScript? Open this link on a Phone
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Httpcontext.session is null in Provider hosted app

I have a on premise provider hosted app and when i publish the web part on my local IIS server and uploading the app file to app catalogue and trying to access the default page, I am getting ...
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SP16 On-Premise - SPFx web parts or Classic web Parts?

My company has need to migrate web parts from SP07 to SP16 On-Premise. It is clear that all the logic from the old web parts will be written from the beginning. My question is what decision we ...
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CSOM - Get all site collections for a Web Application

How to get all site collections for a web application using CSOM(SharePoint on-premises). There are ways to do the same for SharePoint online. But I couldn't find a way to do it for SharePoint on-...
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How to protect my SharePoint site from attack

I have a new SharePoint site with anonymous access enabled and plan for it to be published over the internet. I have heard the anonymous is very risky and exposes you to attacks, is that correct? ...
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While accessing localhost gives an error unable to read the security policy file for trust level 'wss_custom'

While accessing localhost gives an error unable to read the security policy file for trust level 'wss_custom'
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Where are SPWebConfigModification Objects Stored in the DB

Based on my understanding, it's stored in the SharePoint Config DB but I couldn't find it. It's not found in the "Objects" table nor at any other table. The background is I need to execute this ...
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Cannot create subsites in SharePoint 2016 after an upgrade

Does anyone know what could be the cause of the error below? This happens as soon as you try to create a new subsite. I have seen suggestions to install spPowerPivot.msi I don't really want to. We ...
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SP13 vs SP16 / O365 - Is SharePoint fully responsive to enable the use of different devices?

My current environment is built with an on-premises SP13 farm and I administrate and design a range of subsites for different departments for a small company. I design in CSS and JS to create the ...
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Get QuotaTemplateName from SPSite

I have a script updating users -QutaTemplate when the default quota is changed. But the problem is that it's also updating users who have individual quotas set. How can I get the name of the ...
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Office Online Word Online 2016 on premise - Coauthoring flags not showing

I have on-premise installations of SharePoint 2016 and Office Online. When my colleague and edit the same document at the same time in Word Online, the changes automatically show up within seconds in ...
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How to get Choice Fields Choices in alternative language?

Is there a way to get Choice Fields choices in alternative language? I have a web site that is in Swedish and alternative language English. I'm using resource files. The field name is translated ...
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Disable Download A Copy Based On Permissions

In SharePoint 2013 we want to only display the Download A Copy option to specific users. How can we disable the Download A Copy option using permissions?
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What does State Service Application do exactly

I have to come out now. I have little understanding what we use State Service Application for. I know we need it for InfoPath and some other services. It's something where SharePoint stores user ...
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Does installing security updates for sharepoint change the build number?

I just finished updating our staging sharepoint server to the january CU. I also installed all the server and security updates through microsoft udpates. I noticed that when I finished my build was ...
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SharePoint Online Classic vs On-Prem (2016/2013)

Can anyone explain the difference between SharePoint Online Classic site and SharePoint on-prem, please? For example, are those webparts on-prem still available in SharePoint Online classic site? ...
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How to get all children of a document library using CMIS

I am new to DOTCMIS in Sharepoint On prem 2013. I am able to get the sharepoint document library using atom pub with below code. parameters[SessionParameter.User] = "*****"; ...
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Has anyone gotten much use out of Angular 2 in SharePoint?

Has anyone gotten much use out of Angular 2 in SharePoint? I'm curious about the benefits of using Angular 2 in SP (onPrem), but it seems the setup time makes it not worth it vs Angular 1. Anyone ...