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SharePoint Server is the Microsoft product "SharePoint Server".

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Sharepoint Project Server Integration

Client wants a master schedule integrated into an existing sharepoint site. Would project server be the best way to go about this? SharePoint server 2010.
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SharePoint 2010 search crawl log error

I want to get us out of the search crawl log error "The Share Point item being crawled returned an error when attempting to download the item". As per few article I did the changes in registry, ...
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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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Email notifications from document library do not get sent

I have set up email notifications for 2 accounts in a document library. Both accounts have Full Control on that library. After setting up the alerts, the 2 accounts recieved 2 informational emails ...
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Opening a newly created site collection with SharePoint Designer 2010

I don't know what I'm doing wrong but I can't seem to open my newly created site collection in SPD 2010. I created the site in Central Administration but when I open SPD and click "Open Site", it ...
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Enterprise keywords dialog “Select” button is broken using TaxonomyWebTaggingControl

I have an application page which is loaded into a modal and it contains 2 TaxonomyWebTaggingControl objects: The first control (Categories) is linked to a custom term set, the second (Keywords) is ...
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Migration from 2010 to 2013 issue

In my company we have a site working under SharePoint 2010. This site contains some custom templates with custom web parts. Actually we have to migrate to SharePoint 2013. So i have created the ...
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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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JavaScript from MSDN won't work (error: unexpected response from server)

I used the code from "How to: Complete basic operations using JavaScript library code in SharePoint 2013", the part underneath "SharePoint website tasks". I'll just paste the code here, so that you ...
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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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The remote server returned an error: (503) Server Unavailable

I installed SharePoint Server 2013 on Windows Server 2012. My SharePoint Administration page looks perfect. The problem is that my user side web page gives me a problem. After I complete the wizard ...
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Powershell How to unlock all sitecollections

I am trying to build a Powershell Script, which iterates over all SiteCollections and checks if they are on lockdown. This is because, sometimes some collections don't come back from read-only, after ...
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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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How to extend SharePoint 2013 server Central Administration

I'm a newbie to administering SharePoint and I want to extend the Central Administration web application so that others can access it throughout LAN or internet then apply some user policy for it's ...
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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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SharePoint Server Farm

I'm a new SharePoint. Now I met a very difficult problem. There is a SharePoint 2010 installed in my company. But I can not distinguish it is independent of the server or the entire farm. Can you ...
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Folder in Document library not accessible

I have a really strange problem on one of my SP2010 servers. Insinde a document library, there are a few dozens of folders, which in turn contain some more folders. One specific folder does not open ...
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Can an email/alert be configured for a site that hasn't been modified in 6 months?

Here is my requirement: We have a SharePoint 2010 intranet. Content owners are responsible for their specific site content whether that is document libraries/content on the pages, etc... Is there a ...
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Trying to attach to Farm but for Passphrase SharePoint 2010

My Front End Server Crashed for one of my SharePoint 2010 (Version 14.0.4762.1000) Farms. I restored the Farm via my backup system. However, I am unsuccessful trying to connect to the original Farm ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Trying to reconnect to a Different /Old Farm but forgot the Farm Passphrase

I am trying to recover a farm and reconnect to old the Old Farm, ie., the Original Configuration Database. I unfortunately forgot the Farm Passphrase when it asks for it. Is there anyway possible at ...
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How to deploy an application page and set it as introduction/startup page?

I have a Powershell script that creates a web app and a (root) site collection (Sharepoint 2010). In VS2012 I want to deploy an application page that will be a introduction/startup page. How can be ...
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Crawl and index a file with embedded contents in Search 2013

When I try to crawl a file (say a word doc) with embedded contents, the crawler shows a warning : This item was partially parsed. The item has been truncated in the index because it exceeds the ...
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Difference between Administrator and WSS_Admin_WPG [duplicate]

What is difference between Administrator and WSS_Admin_WPG, on the SharePoint Server Machine Is Administrator rights on Server Machine enough to do all activities on SharePoint server , Power Shell ...
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“The server was unable to save the form at this time. Please try again”, when adding new announcement [closed]

I have a team site inside my SharePoint 2013. then i have added an Announcement app to the site, but then i try to add a new announcement i am getting the following error :- The server was unable to ...
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All instances of services on servers in the farm were stopped

All instances of services on servers in the farm were stopped in SharePoint 2013 and I have NO OPTION to START it. I logged in as SP-ADMIN account. I tried with answers mentioned here and in the web....
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SPcalendarview control binding not workingin sharepoint server 2010 for next/previous months

I have created a SPCalendarView control in a visualwebpart[i have tried the same in the Webpart as well] for binding the events from a calendar list based on the start and end dates. I get the events ...
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Displaying the sharepoint server date and time under the username

I am trying to display the server date and time under the username inside my SharePoint 2013 server. I did the following :- On the master page I added the following “currentdate” Div :- <wssuc:...
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Is there any alternatives to SharePoint 2013 for hosting Access 2013 Web Apps in house?

I am developing a solution for a small business which has the need to host all the data in-house and I was considering delivering it as an Access 2013 Web App. Since they don't want to have their ...
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SharePoint migration from a server that has run out of space

I have a GoDaddy Hosted Exchange Server running SharePoint 3.0 and I'm looking to migrate to a server running SharePoint 2010. Since the originating server is the GoDaddy server, I don't have access ...
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An error occurred while running detection. Cannot install .exe files (SP1, or any other KB)

I'm having a strange problem, on the server running Central Admin(Server 1), I cannot install any .exe files, they all go straigh to "An error occurred while running detection" after I accept the ...
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Debugging and running in Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services 3.0

I have been given some source code for a solution written for Microsoft Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 - with no instructions for how to get it up and running in Visual Studio. I've installed Visual ...
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LINQPad cannot connect to remote Sharepoint machine

I have been working with the SP2010 OData interface to get some quick and dirty sheets as required by colleagues. Now I need to use some additional methods (f.e.:GroubBy) and therefore need to use ...
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My Language And Region not working

I have a SP2013 installation with language packs installed. Now I wanted to change my preferred language so SharePoint uses that instead of the default language of my browser settings. When I click "...
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Broken Lists Cannot Be Deleted

There are a few lists in a SharePoint Server 2010 development environment that are broken. Due to this situation, clicking the lists in the SharePoint Web interface throw .NET exceptions, and viewing ...
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Can't display new site collection

I'm going through the steps to create a site collection but after I created it, I can't access it via "intranet.contoso.com". I keep getting the error "Internet Explorer cannot display the webpage". ...
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Installing prerequisites giving me errors

I've been trying to install the prerequisites for Server 2010 but I keep getting errors in the installer.exe I've tried downloading them manually and using the arguements.txt but that didn't work. I'...
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Very long response time, ends with error in almost cases

Good morning, Yesterday i finished installing sp2013 server on my virtual machine (windows server 2008 R2 SP1). When trying to launch the sp central administration, it takes very long time to show ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Sorry, this site hasn’t been shared with you

I have created a SharePoint site using stsadm.exe ( SharePoint command line administration tool ). The site has been created successfully. It can be browsed and the site administrator can log-in to ...
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What is the SharePoint 2013 Release date?

What is the SharePoint Server 2013 Release date?
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SharePoint 2010 SkyDrive Pro sync not working over the internet

I have the following setup: In Windows Azure I have a Virtual Machine on which a SharePoint Server 2010 is installed. I created a site which is running on port 80. In the azure management website I ...
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how to update Listdata with Linqpad and wcf?

I am a lazy person, therefor I like to not scratch up a small concsole application if I don't need to. I'd like to update a few listitems via Linqpad. I can query the items just fine, but how do I ...
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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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What is the correct method to delete a variation subsite (label) in SharePoint 2010?

What is the correct method to delete a variation subsite (label) in SharePoint 2010? Is just deleting the label from the variation labels page and then deleting the sub web enough? what will happen ...
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Font size is set to px instead of pt in the text editor of the ribbon

When I edit a page, in the ribbon next to the font drop-down list I can pick how large the font should be. By default, this is set to px in my environment. I've never changed this to px and I have ...
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How to change the font title in the text editor of the ribbon when editing a page?

I found a way to do so in SharePoint 2010 (see this link) but this method no longer seems to work with SharePoint 2013. In 2010, it changes the name of the font you're overriding in the drop-down as ...
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Deleting SharePoint survey results on daily bases

I have created a survey where users can indicate which sandwich they want to eat for lunch. Now I want the results to be deleted on a daily bases. Is this possible? I can't seem to find any options to ...
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Infopath button to start a workflow programmatically

I have an infopath form to that has three (3) buttons in it. They are SAVE, SUBMIT FOR APPROVAL and CANCEL. When user presses SAVE it submits the form to the Sharepoint Library, when SUBMIT FOR ...
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generate form with workflow

I am using SharePoint server 2013 with an Enterprise wiki template. Now I am trying to create a page that contains a form where users can fill in what type of sandwich they want to eat at noon. At ...
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Comparing Items in a List

I have a library that contains documents. This library has an approval workflow attached to it. What my problem is that, everytime I make a new version of the document that I had I want the workflow ...
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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 ...