Zakir HC
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Maximum number of views per document library in SharePoint 2013
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There are two types of views - Public and Private. Public View: To create Public Views there doesn’t appear to be an actual limit. What was limited in previous version of SharePoint 2010 is the ...

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Get Current User's Department Name and Manager From Active Directory
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The below code access current user's department and manager from AD: SPSite _site = SPContext.Current.Site; ServerContext serverContext = ServerContext.GetContext(_site); UserProfileManager ...

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Add a button to ribbon in SharePoint 2013 without using Visual Studio
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SharePoint Designer 2013 can be used to create a ribbon button for SharePoint list or library. When clicked, the button will perform a custom action. Step 1: In SharePoint Designer 2013, open the ...

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Export contents of a sharepoint list to a html table
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You can use SPServices jQuery Library and CAML query to get data from a SharePoint List and display that retrieved data in Content Editor Web Part where you would write your html table code. To learn ...

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How do you add / remove items to the very top menu item in SharePoint 2013?
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Check these articles. You will get it here what you are looking for: Add/Remove links from SharePoint 2013 Suite Bar (SkyDrive, Sites, NewsFeed) Customizing SharePoint 2013 Suite Bar Mastering ...

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Prompt for credentials on every access to a document library
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Why create a custom login page when you can achieve this by breaking the inheritance permission on that document library. Break the inheritance permission on the document library and grant permission ...

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Difference Between Content Approval and Document Approval Workflow?
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The Document Approval workflow routes a document to a group of people for approval. The approval stage can be serial or parallel meaning approvers can do review in serial order (one at a time) or in a ...

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Visual Web Part control for select user/group?
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To add the normal people picker to a web part you can use Microsoft.SharePoint.UserControls.PeopleEditor or <SharePoint:PeopleEditor ID="myPeoplePicker" runat="server" Width="300" BorderStyle="...

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Copying a List or Document Library from one farm to another
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The only way I know is to export and import the list/library. Export your list in the source farm and import it to the destination farm. To export a site, list or document library by using Windows ...

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Which is best practice to add custom css to SharePoint site?
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Your first approach is the best way to add a custom css file to a master page. Backing up master page and then creating a custom master page, adding custom CSS file to Style Library and then adding ...

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How to move Search Service to another server SharePoint 2013?
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To move the Search Components of SharePoint 2013 to another server can be done via PowerShell. There is no way to move the Search via Central Administration or modifying the Search Topology. It would ...

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Sending emails on multiple dates for recipients of every month in an year
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In SharePoint Designer 2013 (or 2010), you can create a workflow that pauses until a specific date and then resumes to send your alert. To send the first email of the year you can once manually start ...

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Open in explorer not working, Internet Explorer 11
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If the error is "The Control is currently disabled", that means the button is grey out and you cannot click it. Make sure the SharePoint site is added inside trusted sites zone. Make sure the ActiveX ...

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Moving multiple documents within library
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There are basically 2 methods for moving documents in SharePoint 2007. 1) Using Windows Explorer 2) Manage Content and Structure Both of the them is well explained in this blog: Moving files in ...

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SPUser "User cannot be found"
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Ensure that the user you are trying to add exist in the web site. You can make use of EnsureUser() function of the SPWeb object. You may write your code as: SPWeb spWeb = SPContext.Current.Web; ...

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Dashboard Designer in SP 2013
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I tried my self... I simply Activated Performance Point Service Site Features and SharePoint Server Publishing at Site Features and Activated Performance Point Service Site Collection Features and ...

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What types of list do we need?
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Bill Baer has mentioned the correct lists to meet your needs. You can read more about these lists on SharePoint blogs and articles. For your reference by time you may refer these articles: ...

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how to generate reports from document library in sharepoint 2010
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Since you have asked for suggestion. Then here are my suggestions for you... Document Libraries are just like List at the end of the day with the exception that they store document and files. You can ...

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Can we add the document as well as item (like list item) to the list or document library
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Brief: Document Libraries and List are two different things. Both holds different content type. If you Allow Management of Content Types via List Settings > Advanced Settings, you will observe the ...

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Update listitem in document library without using eventreceivers
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You can achieve this by creating a simple SharePoint Designer 2013 Workflow and a custom column "Status". First enable Content Approval in your document library through Library Settings > Versioning ...

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Add Date time automatically in blog post
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The steps that @George mentioned is half a way correct. But the problem is if you hide Published column from the content type Post then its value will also hide from list view and post both. You can ...

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SP13: Search Results from Document Library
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For SharePoint 2013 you need to create a Results Source and configure query to search in particular library only and configure your Search Results Web Part to use your Results Source. There were ...

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Storing a dynamic variable for Workflow in SPD 2013
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There is an action in SPD Workflow available in both 2010 and 2013 version Set Workflow Variable This will store a field value in variable. The variable value would be updated if the field value ...

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how to restore a deleted web application which included site as well as content database in SharePoint 2013?
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If you have deleted your Web Application along with the content then there is no way to recover your deleted web application except if you have a Content Database backup or Windows Backup. If you ...

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Copy document to another library using workflow SPD 2010
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@Nk SP has provided the correct references that would help you to copy documents from one library to another including PDF documents. But regarding the last statement that you mentioned in question - "...

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Download HTML files in document library instead of opening in browser
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Go to Central Administration 2013 > Application Management > Manage Web Application. Select your web application from the list and on the ribbon select General Settings. Now find Browser File Handling ...

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Managing Microsoft documents inside SharePoint document library will behave differently according to the browser vender
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SharePoint is not be blamed for the varying behavior but it is the browsers. The browsers cannot be completely uniform in features and functions. Each has its own capabilities. The behavior also ...

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SharePoint - How to search for a PDF based on it's meta data?
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To make SharePoint Enterprise 2010 search PDF file, you should follow some necessary steps and download the PDF ifilter as explained here: http://www.foxitsoftware.com/german/products/ifilter/...

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Claims Based Authentication- Windows Explorer Mode only works after installing SharePoint Designer on the client
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To successfully make “Open with Explorer” work, we need to ensure the following: 1) WebClient service is started: WebClient service which the WebDav protocol enables Windows-based programs such as ...

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Should "BI Center Site" be used for any areas that will include a mixture of data content
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In my opinion you can use single BI Center site template to manage content for all 10 products site. In one single BI Center site you can show multiple content of multiple products using score-cards, ...

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