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Questions tagged [web-application]

In SharePoint, a web application is a site in IIS. It is where an administrator defines what the root URL of the site will be, type of authentication that will be used, and other site-wide settings.

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Failed to get document content data. System.ComponentModel.Win32Exception (0x80004005): Cannot complete this function

Hi there is a publishing web application and below errors keep loading in SharePoint logs and some pages link with a custom master page (_catalogs/masterpage/NewDesign/images/login_icon.png), not ...
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Web part vs add-in when integrating web application

We are looking to integrate our web application (a capture component) into Sharepoint Online. The idea is that the user will be loading our app and have the ability to either open an item from a ...
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Procedure to decommission a Web Application on SharePoint 2016

I want to get rid of the Web Application that I had for MySites as I have recreated a new web app for that. I want to know the proper procedure and steps to follow to remove the Web app and its ...
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Existing application pool not selectable when creating new web application

I have to create a new web application in an existing application pool. But when I try to create the web application in central administration I cannnot select my custom application pool. What can ...
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Application pool already exists error or Access denied

I have a problem with creating a web application and application pool. I use this code: New-SPWebApplication -Name $Name -Port $port -HostHeader $header -URL $url -ApplicationPool $ppn -...
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Application Initialization on HTTPS

I am looking for some guidance on how to warm up my web application after app pool recycle. So far I used standard Powershell warm-up scripts, but due to company policy we might need to find another ...
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SharePoint web application port

I will create a web application with ssl enable, which port could I configure it when I create the web application? Port 80 or 443 ?
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Web application best practice

What is the correct approach for web application and why? First approach create web applications with different ports Second approach create web applications with host header and one port Third ...
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Why is the web application listed in the IIS of SharePoint's app servers?

I have a 3 tier SharePoint 2016 farm (1 web front end server, 1 application & 1 database) Why does the IIS of SharePoint's app server show the web application? I think it should be listed only on ...
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ADFS Single-Sign-On for SharePoint 2013 on-premises, Power BI and custom web app?

Scenario There is one user store, namely an on-premises AD. ADFS provides authentication for SharePoint 2013 and Power BI. The custom web app needs to authenticate users from AD. The web app back-...
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how to handle write to file system, use local folders etc in azure web apps

i am migrating provider hosted app to SharePoint online by deploying it to Azure Web apps. How to handle write to file system and local folder access as we will not have file system in azure web apps? ...
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How can this Farm still be running?

tl;dr How can a farm still be running at all if the only app server is not reachable from the only SQL server? Can the Central Admin page be displaying incorrect information, or can the settings be ...
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SharePoint Web Application DNS mapping

I have created a Site Collection "Demo" on the Default "SharePoint - 80" web application. The web server IP is x.x.x.37 and the DNS entry for that is sp-apps.portal.com. How can I enable users to ...
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Central Admin opens blank post wsp deploment

I have deployed a solution on my farm at global level, after that I retracted it to deploy some changes. But as soon as I retracted the solution the Central Admin and the web apps started opening ...
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Created a new web application

I Created a web application and it is showing the error the page cant be displayed. I also selected SSL while creating the webapp.
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Hosting a SharePoint Web Application with a different from the Domain name

The domain name is abc.def The web application hosted is "GHI.abc.def" I want to host the web application as "GHI.JKL.MNO" Is this possible, because when we add the name of the web application as ...
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Can the App Pool user of a web application be given permissions to manage a list in central administration?

In Central Administration, I need to have a list that can be managed by the app pool user of another web application. I’ve tried everything from making this user a delegated administrator to given ...
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Debug Feature Receiver Webapplication Scope

I'm using SharePoint 2013, VS 2015, I want to Debug my Feature Activated Receiver which is WebApplication Scoped. When I attach w3p or OWSTIMER processes the Feature doesn't show up in Central ...
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Folder “_catalogs” does not exist. error during SharePoint site collection UI upgrade

I am migrating SharePoint 2010 web application to SharePoint 2013 using content database backup/restore approach. I have restored the database, mount database and then doing the site collection UI ...
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Types of Web Applications [closed]

What are the different types of web applications in SharePoint? What are the possible ways to create each of them? Are there any common predefined PowerShell scripts for each of them or each one of ...
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how to restrict cross web application search

I have several web application in SharePoint 2016. Now if any site collection admin add search result web part, by default is show result from other web application as well. I want to change the ...
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Which type of application?

I would like to create an application which will converts images from SharePoint's list to other format, change properties, save new images etc. I would like to put this code on some server (Azure web ...
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Force Web App to Open Powerpoint File in Slide Show/Full Screen

I would like to configure a link to automatically open a Powerpoint file in the web app slide show mode. I can open it in the web app using the suffix: '?web=1', and I've tried saving the file as a ....
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Timer job at web application level [closed]

I wanted to know that why Timer job is deployed at web application level only
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Provider Hosted App not listed in the App Part or Web Part

i have created a simple app and hosted it in azure then added it to app catalog on SharePoint online. I am able to add the web app to the site and are visible in the site content. But it is not ...
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SharePoint 2016 Server Web Application

We have SharePoint 2016 Farm with 2-front-end with Distributed cache, 2-Application with Search Service, 1-Search Database Server, 1-Content database server, 1-Office web app server. SharePoint ...
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Is it possible to use a single SharePoint public url associated with different SharePoint web applications?

We are currently setting up our SharePoint Sites, and we are thinking if we could use a single public url to associate it with different web application. Please see diagram below: Thank you very ...
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how to deploy a remote event receiver to azure

I created my first event receiver using this link but now i need to deploy the the final version of the app. I think i need to create a web app on azure and publish the web project How do i ...
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Get the size of the web application

I need to get the size of web application using C#. Is there any way we can get the exact size of web application. With powershell it's feasible, but I want to use it in C#
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How do you connect to a catalog across web applications (using cross-site publishing)?

I've successfully connected catalogs between sites that are in the same web application through cross-site publishing, but can't get this to work with sites that aren't in the same web application. ...
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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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Can we convert the Existing HNSC to New separate web application?

We have one HNSC created in our SP2013 farm.Now we have a requirement to create separate web application created instead of this existing HNSC. Is there any step by step guide to convert the Existing ...
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Can I integrate inside a SharePoint an external application using SQL Server?

I have an external application of file managing using SQL Server as Data Bases. For the front-end, I use "TypeScript" for the JavaScript "less" for the CSS and HTML5. For the back-end C# with a web ...
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claims-based web application by using Windows PowerShell

I followed https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee806885.aspx to Create a claims-based web application by using Windows PowerShell. it created successfully but enables Form based ...
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What is WebApplication in SharePoint? [closed]

What is Web Application in SharePoint please describe briefly
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When to extent the web application

what is the best practice to choose whether to extend your web application? When we need to make our web Application as a public website for public users and keep one for portal admins, and when have ...
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Unable to access a new web application in SharePoint 2013

I deployed Sharepoint 2013 farm according to 3-tiers architecture : One application server; One web server; And one data base server. Now I'm creating a new web application. so I followed steps ...
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Unable to create Web application in SharePoint 2010

I'm working on SharePoint 2010 environment. I'm trying to create new web application. but it shows error like below Please suggest something
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Creating Web Application in Sharepoint 2016

I installed & configured SharePoint Server 2016. When I create new Web Application from Central Administration, I get an error message: Sorry something went wrong; There is no default ...
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Web Aps in Custom SharePoint Pages (Pages built in HTML)

I am very new to SharePoint but have a web development background. I know my way around HTML5, PHP, MYSQL etc. I was recently introduced to sharePoint Designer and saw that I could build custom ...
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Error while creating new web application in SP Server 2013

I am facing a strange issue while creating a new web application in SharePoint 2013. While creating a new web application it throws below error in Central Admin 2013: This content database requires ...
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Why should we set Scope to 'Web Application' in Timer Job?

Though we are activating feature from web application still web(sub site) or site collection comes under the Web Application scope , what is specific reason to select scope as "Web Application" Thanks....
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Where to store web-app wide property with web-scoped feature?

I need to store two URLs in a web-scoped feature. The reason for this is that my solution is deployed unto two different sites and I want to use these properties for storing the urls of these sites so ...
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Restore Web Application issue

I am using PowerShell to restore a SP Web Application on the same farm. I am following the below TechNet article. It says "When you restore a web application that is configured to use claims-based ...
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SharePoint Web application port number conflicting with other IIS site port number in application pool

I have created one SharePoint web application in SharePoint 2013 farm. And that web applications port number is conflicting with the port number of other non SharePoint point IIS site in the ...
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SharePoint Web application giving 404 not found error

I have 2 web applications (Main site and My site) and both were running perfectly on port 80. Since debugging was not working even after attaching to the worker process, I tried to reset Visual Studio ...
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How to move web app data between farms

I have SharePoint Prod and Sharepoint Dev farm envirenment, In my SharePoint Dev I have already "Site1b" an older copy of webapp "Site1a" from Prod and I would like to update it How should I proceed?
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Web application showing 404 after migrating content database

I have been working on a Sharepoint migration over the last couple of weeks. Sites have been brought over to our new server (new AD). I got permissions all sorted and we proved that we could do the ...
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Best Practice for hosting mulitple web applications on a single port [ 80 or 443 ] in SharePoint Farm

I would like to add multiple web applications on my SP Farm. Is it a best practice that, we can have multiple web applns created on the Production Farm. Please enlighten , whether we can have ...
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List View Threshold and Managed Metadata fields with multiple values

We have a large document library with more than 25.000 files in it. All files have set managed metadata properties (multiple values allowed!) and some other fields for filtering this list and to get ...