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SharePoint Server is the Microsoft product "SharePoint Server".

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SharePoint 2013 Jan 2016 Updates

Is anyone here experience problems in SharePoint after installing the latest JAN 2016 on 13th Jan 2016 (Western Australian Time) updates for SharePoint 2013. I am guessing it could be KB3114503 update ...
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Contacts Web Database site in SharePoint Server

I created a site of type Contacts Web Database under a team site collection in order to maintain some contacts. As soon as I created the Contacts Web Database site on the homepage under the 'Address ...
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SharePoint 2013 CMIS producer NTLM authentication

I was able to integrate with SharePoint 2013 CMIS producer only by using Basic HTTP Authentication! According to Microsoft all other authentication methods are available, but so far I wasn't able to ...
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Reduce “noderunner.exe” impact

I have a SharePoint server that is relatively slow. When I look on the task manager, I can see that noderunner.exe is RAM consuming process. I saw that my Get-SPEnterpriseSearchService returns ...
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Wait async query in PreSaveAction

Could you tell me, please, how can I wait for an async query to SharePoint list in PreSaveAction()? Is it possible? Thanks in advance!
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How to set character limit for Multiple lines of text Column?

I have created a custom list with a Multiple line of text type column. When the user enters a value in this field in the "add new item" form, I do not want the user to enter more than 1000 characters. ...
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How to check whether the current user has edit permission for a particular list using JSOM in SharePoint 2013

I have created a Custom list named Test List. I need to check whether the current user is having edit list permission for Test List list or not, by using JSOM.
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Difference in clientcontext.load() and clientcontext.executeQueryAsync() in javascript for SP

Please tell me the working of Load() and executeQueryAsync() in javascript for sharepoint 2013 i.e why we have to call Load() method when we have to call executeQueryAsync() .
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SharePoint Server 2013 Prerequisites installer on Win Server 2012 R2

I'm trying to install the Prerequisites by running the prerequisiteinstaller.exe but i'm stuck at this Application Server Role, Web Server (IIS) Role: configuration error I have tried the following:...
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Content database shows no site collections

I accidentally removed one of the content databases from a web application. I mounted it back but now the content database shows zero site collections in it. I really messed up the production system, ...
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SharePoint Designer giving error while publishing SharePoint Workflow

I am using SharePoint 2013 farm if I try to publish Workflow for Document library getting below error. (-1, -1) Type System.CodeDom.CodeBinaryOperatorExpression is not marked as authorized in the ...
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SharePoint Search: Exclude lists and listitems from search results

I'm very new to MOSS 2007 search and just started playing around with the configuration. At the moment the index contains nearly everything a site has to offer. After testing the search on my ...
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SharePoint 2013 Designer workflow error 401

I have created a designer workflow in SharePoint 2013 and i have published the workflow as a non system account (as required).But when i check the status of the workflow it say internal status ...
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Context Search box on MySite does not redirect to Search Center when Search Results WebPart is on the same page

I am facing a strange problem that is easy to reproduce with SharePoint 2013: Go to the MySite Add a search results webpart. Change the search result webpart to a static query Use the context search ...
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Error: The tool was unable to install Application Server Role, Web Server (IIS) Role

When installing prerequisite for SharePoint 2013 it fails and give error: Error: The tool was unable to install Application Server Role, Web Server (IIS) Role can anyone tell me why it fails I ...
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Sharepoint calculated column shows year with comma

I am new to SharePoint and I am trying to display year with the help of calculated column. However, the resulting year is displaying with comma i.e. 2,016 instead of 2016. Is there any easy way of ...
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Do I have to run Register-SPWorkflowService for each site collection?

As part of my SharePoint Server 2013 setup I sometimes need to integrate the new workflow infrastructure into the farm. I've followed the documentation starting from the SharePoint side of things: ...
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Can't read from Source file or disk when moving document in Explorer View

We have come across an issue in our SharePoint implementation whereby moving documents (Cut and Paste) between two different sites using Explorer View causes the following error: Can't read from ...
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Cannot uninstall the LanguagePack 0 because it is not deployed

I'm trying to run the following PS command on a SharePoint 2010 Foundation Farm: Update-SPSolution -Identity testwebpart.wsp -LiteralPath C:\ChrisProjects\TestWebPart\TestWebPart\TestWebPart\bin\...
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Cannot find site lookup info for request Uri - Error

I am getting the following error numerous times in the ULS on both our SP 2013 web front ends: Cannot find site lookup info for request Uri http://<server IP address>/ Process: w3wp.exe Name: ...
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Clear list items and reset id back to 1

I have a site in SharePoint production. it contains 100 lists , each list contains test data 100- 1000 items, I am gonna to go life and I want to clear the test data but I want to reset all lists ...
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Products Configuration Wizard - Failed to register SharePoint Services

Setup: Windows Server 2008 R2 SQL Server 2008 R2 SharePoint Server 2010 Last successfully installed and configured update: Service Pack 2 for Microsoft SharePoint 2010 (KB2687453). Current Build: ...
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Custom Signout and Access Denied Pages Not Working in SharePoint 2013

How do I customize the sign out and access denied pages in SharePoint 2013? After sign out code I ran the power shell script but this doesn't seem to be working. Have I missed anything? Powershell ...
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Read Only in Datasheet view

I have a List that has a column that I changed from single line of text to multi-line text and now when in datasheet mode it tells me and my users the cell is read-only. it works fine in Standard View....
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Efficient way to retrieve all list items

I am retrieving all items from list containing around 4000 items. But it seems to take longer time to fetch all items which is ~15 to ~22 seconds. Is there any best way to fetch all items from list in ...
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on-premise sharepoint hosted app, anonymous access

I have been wrestling with a permissions issue for a SharePoint hosted app. I have gone through all the permission settings for anonymous access so I am 90% sure it is all correct. So, now I am ...
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Site Assets library suddenly disappeared

In a specific site collection I lost a Site Assets library. I don't know what happened, the library just disappeared. In fact, SharePoint doesn't allow me to recreate a library with this same name, so ...
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Reopen Web Part once closed in Web Part Maintenance Page

I've got an error happening on a page, so I closed all the web parts on it with the Web Part Maintenance Page. This indeed made the issue go away. Trouble is, how do I reopen the web parts so that I ...
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Maximum number of views per document library in SharePoint 2013

What is the maximum number of views we can create per document library? it was limited to 50 views in 2010 but I want to know the limit for SharePoint 2013.
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Visual Studio 2013 remote development

I've a Sharepoint 2013 installation in a Server 2008 machine. My development machine runs Windows 7 and I've got Visual Studio 2013 installed. I want to create a sharepoint 2013 project but I have ...
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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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Difference between list workflow and site workflow

I know, we can associate the list/reusable workflow on lists, library and content types and trigger it based on item added/updated events. But where to associate site workflow and on which event ...
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SharePoint 2010 out of microsoft support

Now that SharePoint 2019 is being released soon, when can we expect the SharePoint 2010 being out of Microsoft`s support?
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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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How to schedule timer job run every four hour?

I created a Timerjob scheduled on a daily basis. But our requirement is to run the timer job every four hours. How can I achieve this? Someone give me a solution for this. string strJobTitle = "...
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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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Permission to Anonymous user for Document of Document Library

I have a site in SharePoint which is not available for Anonymous user. I have created a document library and added Document in that. Now, I would like to show particular Document which is visible to ...
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“Open in Explorer” fails despite a number of common fixes

I have an extranet solution in SharePoint 2013, running on Windows Server 2012 r2. When I try to use the "open in explorer" command in any SharePoint document library, I get the following message: "...
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SharePoint 2013 Managed Metadata accepting invalid terms

I currently have a problem regarding our Managed metadata field. At this point, our field is accepting invalid terms in the term set but is a valid term in the term store. Below are screenshots that ...
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The UPDATE permission was denied on the object 'AllListsAux', database 'spContent', schema 'dbo'

Insufficient SQL database permissions for user 'Name: NT AUTHORITY\IUSR SID: S-1-5-17 ImpersonationLevel: Impersonation' in database 'spContent' on SQL Server instance '###' The UPDATE permission ...
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Install 2 farms on same server

I have installed SharePoint 2013. Now, I have to install a new SharePoint 2013 farm on the same server. Is possible to have 2 SharePoint farms on one server? With one SQL server With one domain With ...
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The Security Token Service is unavailable

I have to problems left on my dev machine. 1. The Security Token Service is unavailable 2. Get the user profile sync serve started. I am getting the following error every 5 minutes in my event log ...
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Upgrade required even after product configuration wizard was successfull

I recently applied OCT 2015 CU to my test environment, which consists of 1 App and 1 WFE server. After running the upgrade and restarting the servers, I tried to run the PS config through UI on the ...
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Checked null with dateTime in REST API SharePoint

I want to get all article pages which Article Date is not null. so I have try to do by this way. var ArticlePageContentTypeID = "...
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The Microsoft SharePoint Migration Tool

We are going to migrate from SharePoint 2010 to online, We are searching for a free tool like the Microsoft SharePoint migration tool. Do anyone already use this tool to explain the new advantage and ...
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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 2013 Cumulative Update (October 2013) Order of Installation on App & Web Servers

While configuring cumulative updates for SharePoint 2013 on App and WFE Servers can we install CU on both App and WFE servers simultaneously? Or we should complete the installation on App Server first ...
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Using CAML Builder Is it possible to query the items from multiple list in SharePoint 2013?

I have three lists like List1, List2, List3. I need to retrieve an item based on conditions, Is this possible to query the items from multiple lists using Caml query builder tool U2U. I am not sure ...
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Make CAML query with in rest api call

I have a SharePoint list and i need to get the list items by using JSOM.how to add CAML query with in the API method? i have used the below code var url = "/_api/Web/Lists/GetByTitle('list')/...
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On website AD login, how to remind user to change his AD password which is due for expiry?

We are using SharePoint 2010. The website is an intranet portal with AD username authentication. When user opens the site in IE, the login window popsup. When user enters username and password and ...