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After patching our SharePoint 2013 using March 2022, we got this weired farm build number 15.0.5429.1000 instead of 15.0.5431.1000

Patch build numbers do not always match farm build numbers. This is a normal, semi-regular occurrence with SharePoint Server patches.
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Open with Explorer in Microsoft Edge

On-prem doesn't support this functionality, so you'd need to continue to use IE or initiate the process from Windows Explorer. In Windows Explorer, you can "Add a network location" and enter ...
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"Find an item" search box doesn't return result

Select Site Settings. Under Search, select Search and offline availability. Make sure that Allow this site to appear in Search results is set to Yes. After the setting is set to Yes, the site should ...
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Color Code SharePoint 2013 Column based on Date Column

You have to write separate handler functions for each column. Try using below code: (function () { var statusFieldCtx = {}; statusFieldCtx.Templates = {}; statusFieldCtx.Templates.Fields = ...
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No Library name in URL - Replaced with URL of site

Sounds like someone might have changed something either through file explorer, SharePoint Designer or even PowerShell. It should be fairly simple to change it back by using any of the above options. ...
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Public facing enterprise website on any version of Sharepoint

Public-Facing Websites are available in SharePoint Server 2019 (On-Premises) but obsoleted in SharePoint Online. You can Surely create a Public-Facing Website using the SharePoint Server 2019 by ...
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Can't create search service application in powershell

Your specific error was due to $clone not getting populated when you called the New-SPEnterpriseSearchTopology command. I think the command will add the topology to the $ssa.Topology list, but not ...
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can we have the modern experience in SharePoint on-premises 2013?

No, these features aren't available in SharePoint Server 2013. In addition, Hub Sites are not available in any on-premises version of SharePoint Server, including Subscription Edition. You can get ...
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Reverse SharePoint Command

If you didn't have any fancy settings configured previously, the best approach is to first disconnect SharePoint from Office Server and connect it back from scratch. So can do the following: Remove-...
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Under which identity a custom webpart runs, user or application pool?

Any code in the web part will run in the context of the current user unless it has blocks where privileges have been elevated. This is commonly done using SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges which ...
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Calculate the week from a date, Jan 1st = week 1

I have created below formula to calculate week number starting on 1st of Jan 2022. Refer attached screenshot for the output. =ROUNDDOWN(DATEDIF(DATE(2022,1,1),[datefield],"d")/7,0)+1 You ...
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Get a Document Set's description field via the REST API

The internal name of document set description is DocumentSetDescription. So, you have to use the API like: http://site.com/projects/_api/lists/GetByTitle('DocumentSetList')/items/?$select=...
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Creating a view in SharePoint based off of a calculated column

Make a List and add a data column called Due Date. I've not done this for my example, but it might be best if you make a load of items on your list with Due Date values ranging from, say, September ...
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Creating a view in SharePoint based off of a calculated column

Here're steps: 1.Create a start date column and a due date column. 2.Create a calculated column with following formula. =[due date]-[start date] 3.Modify the view, group by the newly created ...
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2013 - Still getting Crawl failures due to SSL even though Ignore SSL Warnings has been set

For us the problem was that we were not using the certificate on our App servers, only on our frontend servers. After adding certificate to IIS on App server the crawl started working. Old thread but ...
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Enable\Disable button "Share" documeny library

If you only want disable and hide “Share” Menu Item in SharePoint Document Library, you should do the following: 1.Open your SharePoint Site. 2.Navigate to your document library that you would like ...
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Removing Column Header using JSLink

There's a Header Template you can use to override the header: overrideCtx.Templates.Header = function(ctx) {return "--"}; This plugin may help you: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/...
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What is the next best browser to use for Sharepoint 2013 On Prem (now that IE is no longer being supported by MS)?

We could enable and use IE Mode in Microsoft Edge to make the open with explorer works again. Try following steps to enable it: Open Microsoft Edge. Click the Settings and More (ellipsis) button on ...
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Can Item Level Security be configured to apply to multiple non-admin users?

This is not possible using SharePoint out of the box capabilities. You have to break the item permissions & then grant necessary permissions on list item. You can achieve this using SharePoint ...
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Granting AnonymousSearchAccessList permission to users in SharePoint 2013

The "AnonymousSearchAccessList" permission cannot be displayed in the list of available permissions, which requires additional configuration by the administrator. Please following steps: ...
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SharePoint designer 2013 not opening site

Try as following: Open SharePoint Designer 2013 then click Account. Sign out and sign in again with the right account to access the SharePoint site. Restart SharePoint Designer 2013. Open the ...
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