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Questions tagged [site-collection]

A site collection is made up of one top-level site and all sites below it.

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Error in restoring site collection on the same port

I have taken the site collection backup and moved into a another server and tried to restore it. and its worked. Now, i am trying to create another site collection with the same back up file on the ...
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Quick Launch links inside my site template will keep referencing the original site, when I create a new subsite based on the site templete

I am facing a problem inside my Sharepoint Server 2013 enterprise: I have a Team sub-site, which have the following Quick Launch links:- Now I save this site as template. Then I create a new sub-...
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Is there any drawbacks if i want set a default value for the built-in Title column , and why this site column is added inside the “_Hidden” group

I want to add a defualt value for the built-in site column named Title. now i went to "site collection>>site settings>>site columns" but i can not find the Title column. so i went to "site collection>>...
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Split content database by creating new site collections

Im having one site collection with 5 sub sites utilizing very high space on the content database. Is it possible to move these sites by creating new site collections to different content databases? ...
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Cannot delete SharePoint site collection using powershell

To cut it short, the site collection still remains in Central Admin while the content database is deleted. I used powershell, but I get cannot open database "db" after requested by the login. Login ...
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Can i have a reusable workflow to look up information from a top site level list, and use that workflow across subsites

Hi and thanks for reading. I have an imported list at the top site level, "Staff Info". I'm having trouble creating a reusable workflow that I can use in subsites, (Document Center & Team sites) ...
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Multiple site collection with multiple URL

I am trying to configure multiple site collection for one web application, Is it possible to set each site collection with its URL, for example Site collection URL Public ...
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How to get Site Collection name(or type)?

I`m making a windows application that analyse the SharePoint site. In SPSite Level, I want to get Site Collection name. Which means, I already got Site template name like this STS. private string ...
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Copy site collection from one web application to another web application within the same farm

I have two web applications, webapp1 and webapp2 in SharePoint 2016. Each one contains a root site collection. I need to copy the site collection from webapp1 to webapp2 as a site collection. I ...
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Accessing Office 365 site collection without microsoft login: Access site anonymously

I am creating a sharepoint site on which users will be able to register and login. I want this site to be accessed by any user on the internet. Also, I need a custom domain like https://www.my-website....
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Sharepoint 2013 Have any position or page to view the setting logs of document library or list Library

In Sharepoint 2013, there are any position or page to view the setting logs of document library or list Library? For example, certain admin is modified the title or setting such as create ...
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How can I get Site Collection name(or title) in SPSite level using C#

I am a newbie in SharePoint, and now I`m trying to make a Winform application that analyse the SharePoint site. My application works like this. Type target site url in text box and click button ...
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Best approach to add an Admin Section to my enterprise wiki site collection

I am working on a sharepoint 2013 enterprise server. and i added a new enterprise wiki site collection to it. now i did the following inside the new site collection:- I added 4 custom lists named; ...
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Alternate access mapping is not working properly?

I configured alternate access mapping in SharePoint 2013 with my machine IP while accessing the site collection using IP it's working fine on the Internet explore, but in chrome, images are not loaded....
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Move/Promote Sub-Site to Site Collection in SharePoint Online

We have numerous sub-sites that are under our top level site collection which we would like to move into their own site collection. Is this something that can be done via PowerShell? If so how? The ...
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Change Url Path Based to Path Based Site Collection?

Does know if this PowerShell works just to rename a path based site collection to a differently named path based site collection? $site = Get-SPSite http://portal.contoso.com/sites/foo $uri = New-...
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Custom group not visible in user.aspx page?

what is difference between people and groups and permissions in site settings? i created some custom groups from _layouts/15/groups.aspx page and these not showing in /_layouts/15/user.aspx page.
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Moving/merging Team Sites

We are trying to organize our Sharepoint sites because right now it is a mess off Team Sites with a lot of Site Pages underneath them. Is it possible to move a full Team Site, with documents and ...
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Copy site collection from sharepoint 2010 to sharepoint 2013

I want to copy a site collection from a SharePoint 2010 farm to SharePoint 2013 farm. I searched the web, and saw some process, but it seems that something missing. I tried this article: http://...
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Remove and replace site collection admin powershell

I would like to remove user x from all site collections and replace with user y using powershell. Does anyone have a script that works? Google hasn't been helpful this time :-(
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Sharepoint 2013 - List of Site Collection Administrator (JavaScript)

SharePoint 2013 On-Premises. I have a need to display Site Collection Administrators somewhere on the main page. To test this out, I have written a JavaScript for fetching user data of a website, ...
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Check how many users visited particular site

I have a SP site collection which hosts internal team portal. Template that was used for it is a publishing site. I want to check how many users visited site. I know there is an Usage Report in Site ...
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How to get list of available custom template name using powershell script

I want to create subsite using custom template. how can get list of activated custom template name using powershell script?
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Best approach to prevent Contributor users from add/edit/delete files inside site collection’s Style Library & Site Assets libraries

I am working on a new Team site collection. And by default I got these Security Groups:- site Visitors -> Read permission Site Owner -> full control Site Member -> Edit So now let say I add a new ...
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how to calculate the Storage quote for my new site collection inside sharepoint online

I am working on an Office 365 sharepoint 2013 online server. now i want to create a new sit collection , but i have noted that the Storage Quota is mandatory. so my question is how i can calculate it ...
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Enable the QuickLaunch Fly Out Menu in subsite only

I am using Sharepoint 2013 and I want to apply the QuickLaunch Fly Out in one subsite only. I followed the post The Right Way to Enable the QuickLaunch Fly Out Menu in SharePoint 2013 It worked, but ...
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Display data from different site collections to a page

I have a home page in a site collection site A( root site ) and I want to display content here in this page from two different site collections Site B & Site C. Here what are the approaches to ...
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Sharepoint online how to get site logo url in Javascript?

Is there any way to get site logo url in Sharepoint Online App (CSOM) ? I can't find any solution. var hostUrl = decodeURIComponent(getQueryStringParameter("SPHostUrl")); var context = new SP....
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Sorry, this site hasn't been shared with you.

I am root site collection administrator for the site below: http://Myapp/_layouts/15/settings.aspx But still I could not view any of out of the box sharepoint pages like settings.aspx and see this ...
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SharePoint 2013 - A list, survey, discussion board, or document library with the specified title already exists in this Web site

I am getting this error while creating SharePoint site with a specific site template GLOBAL#0 and SRCHCENTERFAST#0. I am able to create site with other templates. A list, survey, discussion board, ...
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How to get list items from another site (on the same site collection)?

I want to get value of a column located in a list within another site but inside the same site collection. How do I do that? Site 1: http://sitecollection/site1 Site 2: http://sitecollection/site2/...
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Conflict results for users with “restricted read” permission inside my site collection

I have a team site collection inside my SharePoint 2013. Now some users have restricted read permission inside this site collection. Now from my previous experience with permission I realize that ...
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Importing web to another site collection

I have 2 Site collections. One site collection is for active sub-sites and the other one is for sub-sites that can be archived. I have created a powershell scheduled task to export sub-sites from ...
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Current site navigation showing wrong link when creating site using site template

I upgraded site collection from 2010 to 2013. It's a Team Site without publishing feature. It contain several sub sites which were created using custom site template. All sub sites which were created ...
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Sharing a site collection with an organization

What is the best way to share a site collection with all users of an organization? Basically make it open to view only. 90% of them would be considered "external users" because they don't have Office ...
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Open SharePoint site from another computer in the network

I have installed SharePoint 2013 foundation in one computer and SQL in another. These two computers belong to the same network, eg.: domain1.com. But when I try to access the site from another ...
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Create Sharepoint Site structure dynamically

I want to add a user interface where user create a Sharepoint SiteCollection for each project. For example we have textbox where we can put a name of the project, it will be also the name of the ...
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Does SharePoint provide a hierarchical search results inside my site collections?

Sometimes I face scenarios inside my SharePoint server 2013 that I cannot understand. Recently I realize the following inside my SharePoint web applications search scope. Now I have three site ...
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SP13: Broken Link Scan

I dont want to go from page to page to manual search for broken links. Intent: To scan site collection for broken links. In SharePoint 2017 you use designer and pull up the reports to view broken ...
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Modify SharePoint Online Site Collection URL

I have a SharePoint Online private site collection which have called https//myco.sharepoint.com/sites/coolthing_poc. Is there a way for me to rename it to https//myco.sharepoint.com/sites/coolthing ...
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Is there any way to reduce the options in “Create a new sub site form”?

Is there any way to reduce the number of fields to enter during site creation. Just have to enter the name, description and URL name. Template selection option should be one rather than all the ...
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SharePoint 2003 ( WSS 2.0 )

How to view Site Collection Url's and Site collection owners in SharePoint 2003 ( WSS 2.0 )
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Cannot create Site Collection and access sitecollections

I tried to configure SSL in my SharePoint Server 2013 test environment. I didnt succeed and now i cannot access any of my sites, create new sitecollections or web applications. Even the ones that used ...
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Create site collection using jsom

I am wondering if creation of site collections with javascript on SharePoint hosted sites, is still not possible? If not, is it possible to use the site collection creation form _layouts/15/online/...
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Restoring a Site Collection - Approaches

There is only one site collection in a web app in production farm. I've to create a similar site collection in a new web application. What are the disadvantages or technical challenges that I can ...
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Upgrade specific sites in site collection

I have done migration of content db from 2010 to 2013. Now I want to upgrade site collection using Upgrade-SPSite command but problem is this site collection contain more than 100 sub sites. Last ...
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Visual Upgrade vs Site Collection Upgrade

I upgrade a content database from 2010 to 2013. After upgrade I see a pink bar on top which says Experience all that SharePoint 2013 has to offer. Start now or Remind me later. In site settings ...
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How to set upload limit in sharepoint 2010 for site collection?

I can set upload limit for web application in SharePoint 2010. But cannot do it for specific site collection?
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Site creation from template - Feature not activated error

I have created a site collection in my testing environment and once i satisfied with it. I created a template (worked fine) Import to another site collection and tried to create a sub site with the ...
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Cannot set site collection administrator, uls: Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource

I received a SQL content database backup file (BAK) from the customer. I restored it in SQL Management Studio. I set the farm account DB owner for this content database. I try to set in CA the site ...