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Questions tagged [sharepoint-server]

SharePoint Server is the Microsoft product "SharePoint Server".

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Change favicon without changing master page

I want to change the favicon for a SharePoint 2013 site without editing the master page. All examples I find either modifies an existing master page, or creates a new one. Is there no other way of ...
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Allow users to add item to the list but not view

I have a custom SharePoint list called "Feedback" and I customized this list form in infopath and I published to this list. Also I have added a link in the homepage say "Submit Your Feedback". All the ...
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SPFx(On-Prem) - Property for single choice of Office-IU-Fabric - PeoplePicker

I need to use componen for SPFX webtpart v1.0.2 for On-Premise server and I want to choice only one person from Office-UI-Fabric - PeoplePicker component This is my HTML(.tsx) public render(): ...
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Can an on-prem solution of SharePoint 2013 or 2016 be hosted in a docker/windows container?

I am trying to find a way to quickly deploy new SharePoint On-Prem solutions for both 2013 and 2016, but I am having a terribly hard time finding any literature to help make this a possibility. ...
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Create a new column in a list

In creating a list columns, there's a task outcome as column type: What is the use of this column? What is the difference between this column and a choice column?
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Restrict sharepoint default pages from using custom master page

I am created my custom master page and uploaded using design manager. And applied this master page from Setting-> Master Page section of SharePoint. Now my problem is, this master page is applied to ...
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Bad SharePoint Performance

I am facing a really bad SharePoint Performance since last week. It is noticeable if someone: Creates new Subsites (takes ~ 3min.) Edits document properties, press save (takes ~ 1min.) Edits lists in ...
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Datasheet view added programatically missing from view selector

I am adding a new view to a list using CSOM (ViewTypeKind = Grid). The same code works perfectly for other types of views. For datasheet views, although they are added and they function properly, ...
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What to do with error message “Windows Server Appfabric is not correctly configured. ”

When I tried installing SharePoint Server 2013 I retrieve a error message: Windows Server Appfabric is not correctly configured. your should uninstall Windows Server Appfabric and reinstall it ...
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Automatically deploy SPFx app on new site collections in SharePoint 2019

I have SPFx app that contains an Application Customizer. I would like to have this app either a) deployed tenant wide or b) automatically added to a site collection when it is created For a) there ...
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How to get permission of a sharepoint list for a user using REST api

I have a requirement where i need to check the access permission of a user against a List or Library only using REST api from my remote salesforce app. Say for example, I have to send the list name ...
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How to disable new doc menu OWA2013

I want to use Office Web Apps 2013 (WAC 2013) with sharepoint 2013 in order to view doc only ( not editing ) I want to disable the below menu ( forcing users to upload files only )
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Save site as template in SharePoint 2013

I have one SharePoint 2013 site, which I need to setup on another server. In 2010 there was an option to save site as template in site actions, which is not there in 2013. How can this be achieved? ...
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How to remove a user completely from a SharePoint 2013 site collection?

When i tried to remove a user completely from a site collection(Went to Site Groups--> groupId=0 and removed the user), the user got deleted from all the groups but he is still possessing permissions ...
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How to group distinct values from a list using odata rest api

Hi I have a list with two fields "Regions" & "Countries" I am using a rest api to retrieve the list of just regions like so: http:mysitename/_api/web/lists/getByTitle('TaxTool')/items?$select=...
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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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What's the difference between crawling and indexing?

In SharePoint terms, what's the difference between indexing and crawling?
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Products Configuration Wizard: How to add local account with Complete Server type option

I am getting an error message during installation of SharePoint Server 2013. I have selected complete server option (other option is stand-alone). When I am on 'SharePoint products configuration ...
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When using SharePoint 2010 rest api - /_vti_bin/listdata.svc/UserInformationList, what is difference between Name and Account

In SharePoint when I call the listdata.svc/UserInformationList, can someone help me understand Account versus Name? <content type="application/xml"> <m:properties> <d:Id m:type="...
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REST API along with startswith and tolower function method in SharePoint 2013

I would like to bind all users into textbox autocomplete event. I done with below script but it is consider case sensitive expression while searching the results. $("#txtselectuser").autocomplete({ ...
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how to change the default gear icon look in SharePoint 2013?

In the top right corner near the ribbon there have a setting icon in SharePoint 2013. I need to change the Gear icon image?
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JSOM for anonymous users

I am writing a public facing web site in sharepoint 2010 and using JSOM to access data from lists, Things are working and now trying to deploy on production server, server has strict security settings ...
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Site collection administrators in site setting

I am a member in site owner group, but I can't find Site collection administrators link in site setting!! Has anyone encountered this issue, and can it be solved within SharePoint? Thanks.
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How I should approach patching our SharePoint servers, to make sure I will not face un-expected problems

I am managing 2 SharePoint servers 2013, which are installed inside windows server 2008 R2, as follow:- Dev Farm. Which have both sql server & SharePoint on the same VM. Live Farm. Which have 2 ...
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<Eq>-CAML delivers wrong result

I have a strange problem, maybe someone here may have a helpful suggestion. I have a list, with a Note-Field, containing a Url: http://dev-wilma/results.aspx?r=owstaxIdGeschaeftsfallart:|fa543359-...
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SharePoint Maximum ListView Threshold

What is the maximum listview threshold that can be set on a SharePoint list? What i mean to say is, threshold above the default value that is 5000. And are there any effects on the performance of a ...
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Does the database size change after migrating?

I've migrated a content database from SP2010 to SP2013, all went well. However, the backup from SP2010 is 4.5GB, while when I take a backup from SP2013 it is just 3.5GB? I'm aware of the shredded ...
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Best Way to create Custom Poll Web part in sharepoint 2013?

I need to create a custom poll web part, My requirement is User able to responds the poll, the admin needs to create a poll question, He needs options to choose the poll options type (checkbox, radio ...
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List Column set min and max width values?

I have a problem that has to do with aesthetics of a list that I'm developing for one of our departments. I'm trying to figure out how to set my column widths so that if text is small, it shrinks the ...
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Using Flow with SharePoint 2013 on prem

I have a client that uses SharePoint 2013 on premises. They have some workflow work coming up to automate. I wanted to see if there is a way to use Microsoft flow with SharePoint 2013, is this ...
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Environment not sending mail

I changed the SMTP Server in Outgoing E-mail Settings (Central Admin). But now is not sending mail. Do you have any idea what that might be? Do I need to make more changes?
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Why does everyone say not to delete the cache.ini file?

All over the Internet you can find instructions on how to clear the file cache on your SharePoint box. It seems to be the same set of steps copy and pasted, without much understanding or explanation. ...
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How to hide download link from callout popup in SharePoint 2013

My simple requirement is to hide the "DOWNLOAD" action from callout and want to keep other options as it is. Kindly refer below image. Thanks in advance.
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Block windows authentication for anonymous users - SharePoint 2013

I have an application on SharePoint 2013. The main application has anonymous access and extended application is available only on intranet. Both application have Windows Authentication enabled. I ...
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SharePoint 2010/2013 resource throttling question

As I understand SharePoint resource throttling for large sets of items was introduced in SP2010 to safeguard against SQL table locks by massive queries from SharePoint. I have 2 questions about this ...
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Creating a list column with Powershell for a blog site using existing site columns

When I get the fields property for a blog list, it returns empty. $SiteURL = "Blog site URL here" $web = Get-SPWeb $SiteURL foreach($field in $web.Fields) { Write-Host $field } But when I go ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features'

I am creating and deploying Visual Web Part on SharePoint 2013 with VS 2013 as Farm Solution. When deploying Web Part on the server i get the following error: Error occurred in deployment step '...
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Why is SharePoint 2013 Designer workflow people picker field from the list item showing wrong user?

We have a standard SharePoint 2013 list that contains several columns. One of the columns is your typical People Picker column. Let's call it the Employee Name column When we send out an email via a ...
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Configuring SSL certificate for SharePoint 2013 on Windows Server 2008

I'm trying to configure my SSL certificate for my SharePoint site. I'm using this site : http://blogs.msdn.com/b/fabdulwahab/archive/2013/01/21/configure-ssl-for-sharepoint-2013.aspx I'm stuck on step ...
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Sharepoint Structural navigation- inserting query string in the url is not getting affected

I have used structural navigation in my site.In site settings->Navigation,while specifying the url,I am not able to pass query string along with url. Example: http://sitecollection/page.aspx is ...
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Manually start SharePoint 2010/2013 workflow in SharePoint 2013 farm?

Is it just my SharePoint 2013 environment or does anyone else experience the follow issue? A SharePoint 2010 workflow attached to a SharePoint 2013 list cannot be started manually for individual ...
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SharePoint 2016 ADFS change the Trusted Identity provider name

I have configure ADFS for SharePoint 2016, it is working fine. But now i want to change the ADFS Trusted identity provider name I follow this: $spt =Get-SPTrustedIdentityTokenIssuer $spt.name ="...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Opening a office document shows login prompt

I want to prevent the login prompt from being showed when a user opens any office document on my SP 2013 site. Currently my site is configured using Kerberos and using forms authentication. When we ...
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Formula in spreadsheet being converted to a custom list

I am currently trying to take an existing spreadsheet and replicate this as a SharePoint list. The spreadsheet contains the following columns: Received - This will be a number column with 0 decimal ...
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SharePoint 2010 list Item Query

We have a big list in SharePoint 2010. I'm gonna query SharePoint 2010 list item in the web part based on country. I used CAML and JS. I have got errors in different browser" Internet explorer says ...
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Sharepoint 2013 : The Server was Unable to Save the Form at this Time. Please Try Again

I have a Sharepoint 2013 installation, single server farm. I have created a site, added user to the site with View & Restricted Read permission. I have created a Issue Tracker in the site, broke ...
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Failed to load receiver assembly when activate feature

I have a problem when activating a Site scoped feature. Every time I try to activate the solution with STSADM or Powershell I get this error: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server ...
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Direct upgrade from SharePoint 2013 to 2019

I know i'm a little early.. But is there any information/speculation/rumors if it will be possible to migrate directly from SharePoint 2013 to 2019 via Database Attach method?
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What happens if SharePoint timer service stops?

Please let me know what happens when share point timer stops? Can web application work?
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SharePoint master page customization

I want to customize default Seattle.master page in sharepoint 2013. As per my knowledgewe there are two files seattle.master & seattle.html, and we can able to make changes in any file. But i ...