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SP 2016 - Display list from Parent site in sub-site

To show list view from Parent site at subsite in SP 2013 / 2016, You have two options Using Data View Web Part Using Content Query Web Part (1) Using Data View Web Part Open your Parent site via ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Deleted subsites not going in Recycle Bin

Deleted subsites not going in Recycle Bin They are there, but You should find them with this path: http://server/_layouts/15/AdminRecycleBin.aspx?View=2 ...or view=13 for he case of SharePoint ...
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how do I determine subsite template

to do this in chrome: go to the home page (or any page really) of the sub site you want to check. open the Chrome menu and select More Tools > Developer Tools. View the page source and do a ctrl+f and ...
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How to get and set custom 'Web' properties in SharePoint online using javascript

You can read/write to web property bag using JavaScript object model. Example of reading the custom property: //wait until client object model dependencies are loaded before executing our code ...
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move list to a sub site with all the data

The simplest way is to Save list as Template with Content > then at subsite create it from this template. Go to list Setting > Save List as a template . At subsite > Add app > create a list from ...
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How to attain site collection admin rights in a certain subsite

http://server/sites/site1 is a different site collection. Go to the central administration. Select the site collection under the web application and add the account in its list of administrators.
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Get all subsites of top level site using JavaScript OM

Your code is, for the most part, correct. However, since this is done in an app, what you're doing is getting all the subsites of the app, which are zero. You need to use the Cross-Domain library, ...
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How to Display list from a subsite in parent site inside a web part programatically

You're missing the WebId property: var xlv = new XsltListViewWebPart(); using (var oSite = new SPSite(" http : / / app:3333/ ")) { using (var oWeb = oSite.OpenWeb("/ProxymIT/Direction")) { ...
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Sharepoint Online - Maximum number of subsites within single site collection

I tried contacting Microsoft for the same requirement but I found this question is already answered by Microsoft support team. The reply from Microsoft Team was like Currently, the sub site limit ...
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How to get list of available custom template name using powershell script

I have answered for the same kind of query , Please find below the detail to get the available custom templates and create a sub-site based on that . This can be achieved using power shell and CSOM ...
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Changing the look of a subsite to that of a master site on Sharepoint 2013

For Publishing Site or sites have publishing feature enabled, you can use the Design Manager as the following: To inherit Master Page / Theme of the Main Site to the subsites. Look and Feel > Design ...
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Unable to create sub site in sharepoint2013

I faced the same issue yesterday and the below solution worked for me. Gave read access for SharePoint Taxonomy Hidden List for all authenticated users (or only the owners if you wish) operating ...
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Users access to subsite but no acces to root site

the sub sites by default inherit permission from the parent site. you can go to --> Site Setting --> Site permissions of your sub site i.e sub_subsite1 and click on stop inheriting Permission and ...
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New Documents added to Library requiring Title even though it is not marked as Required before they can be Checked In

I feel stupid answering my own question seven hours after posting, but in my efforts on another Subsite to Allow management of content types (Under Advanced Settings of a List) so I could hide the ...
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Workflow copying a list item from one site to another site

Workflow 2013? You can make a REST call inside the workflow to achieve this goal. You just need grant app permissions to your workflow in both sites. To create a workflow with elevated permissions: ...
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Sharepoint Online - Maximum number of subsites within single site collection

I think 2000 subsite per site collection is just a threshold value. There will be impact on performance if your subsite count is more than 2000. Thats why Microsoft recommends upto 2000 subsites ...
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Programmatically move site to another site collection

You could try using Export-SPWeb and Import-SPWeb w/ PowerShell. These commands have parameters for including security and versions. I think you generally need to create a new subsite at the ...
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How to get list of available custom template name using powershell script

This should help $web = get-spweb http://intranet $template = $web.GetAvailableWebTemplates(1033) To create a new subsite, based off of a custom web template, you can use the following script $...
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Get the all sub sites from a site collection along with site hierarchy using CSOM

Here's a approach based of the Search which should be way faster and more ressource friendly. It currently only groups subwebs after rootwebs, but could easily modified to also group the subwebs. ...
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Rest GET error "Too Many Resources"

That call is probably exceeding the maximum number of SPRequest objects that can be created by the CSOM / REST calls. Either you can increase the call limits using power-shell if you are using ...
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Powershell Script to temporarily disable SharePoint subsite

There is no functionality available at subsite site level, locking available only at site collection level. What you can do as a workaround, Go to to Sub-site permission setting from Site settings ...
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Remove a Subsite which has other subsites and apps in it

You should do it recursively as below function DeleteWeb([Microsoft.SharePoint.SPWeb] $web) { $webs = $web.GetSubwebsForCurrentUser() foreach($w in $webs) { DeleteWeb($w) ...
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When to create a new site collection and when to create a new sub site

I depends on many factors. Some of the rules I follow are Create Site Collections - For not related entities (Ex - Departments) Create Site Collection if we are dealing with large amount of data. ...
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When to create a new site collection and when to create a new sub site

Similar to the other posts, I recommend a single site collection for customers, and a subsite per customer. As far as sharing columns and such, use the Content Type Hub and load up your content types ...
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I want to create a personal site in Sub site level( Same as we create My site Host)

No you can't. The whole point of a personal (MySite) site is that it is a silo not connected to anything else. That’s why you get a Site Collection usually under the wildcard inclusion /personal of ...
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How to Archive a Site as a Sub Site

Exporting isn't a cut/paste operation, it is a copy/paste operation. When you are done with the export/import process, you'll want to then use the remove-spweb or remove-spsite to delete the old site.
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Different themes on main and subsites?

Yes, you can deploy custom themes on a sub-site level. Add your custom theme at a site collection level where the sub site exists from Site Settings > under Web Designer Galleries, select Themes. ...
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SharePoint 2013 shared with "lots of people"

Based on your diagram it looks like you are inheriting permissions from the top level site. If you build out a sub site in a site collection one of the options on creation is whether or not you want ...
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Move or copy a O365 SharePoint subsite

You can use the following to copy site to another site within the site collection Site Setting --> Site Administration --> Content and structure --> Select the site from the left navigation and move ...
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Creating site template with all custom lists and web parts from existing subsite

If it is team site (= not publishing site) you can go to Site Settings, and Save site as template and select to save all data on the site. Then you can create new sites based on that site that ...
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