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Get sub folder from document library using SharePoint.Client.dll
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Folders are items as well. Just get the item and load the folder property. using (var ctx = new ClientContext(Constants.SharePointUri)) { var list = ctx.Site.RootWeb.Lists.GetByTitle(Constants....

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Responsive framework for SharePoint Online 2013
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Making a SharePoint site fully responsive while keeping all the collaboration functionality is very hard (if not impossible). To overhaul the standard HTML you need to modify the master page and ...

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SP2013: Managed property ArticleStartDateOWSDATE is Text type?
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Most of the default managed properties in Search are based upon the text datatype. We noticed the same problem when sorting the search results on 'ArticleStartDateOWSDATE'. The sort order was not ...

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Display Templates: how to get url link from current item?
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The managed property 'Path' contains the link to the item. Make sure you encode it properly. var encodedPath = $urlHtmlEncode(ctx.CurrentItem.Path);

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Adding ListViewWebPart with CSOM
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Simplify your XML schema. You probably have some unsupported properties defined. This XML schema worked with me while I was adding listviewwebparts to a page in CSOM <?xml version="1.0" encoding=...

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Replace the Default Page in a SharePoint WebSite
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Create a feature with your Site Definition. Include the custom default.aspx You can add extra web parts on the page in your Site definition. Make sure that the features containing the web parts are ...

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I cannot display some hidden or dirty items in a library
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this can have multiple causes item level security. Certain items have specific permissions and you do not have the correct permissions to view them document is created but is never checked in. ...

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Sharepoint 2013 : Tree view structure for Document library and setting permissions
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Out of the box there is no 'tree-view' view of items inside a library or list. If you have your (network) permissions correctly configured it is possible to open a SharePoint list inside 'Windows ...

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Custom Wiki page layout without publishing feature
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You can add the side bar to the master page. However the sidebar will then show on every page within that site. An other option is to add it manually to every page. This is probably too much work. ...

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What kind of action will cause Blobcache on web.config back to false?
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Did you uninstall a solution in the meanwhile? There is some kind of web.config versioning going on in SharePoint when you install and uninstall a new SharePoint solution package.

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Can not find my Term Store ,, all the Term store were removed
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The link between your field and the termstore is probably not correctly set. In order to display the correct values, a termstore field (TaxonomyField) contains the id's of your termstore and termset ...

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Sharepoint Online - Users and billing related edge case
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Yes, SharePoint Online supports sharing information with external users / customers without you having to pay extra for those (external) users/accounts. However, this works only if one of your (4) ...

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Wikis features when having an Enterprise wiki Vs having a wiki page library
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Alerts and content types are not working / possible by default in a wiki library. (there is a workaround to enable content types using Powershell) On top of the page layouts an Enterprise wiki has ...

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how does /_layouts/1033/error.htm work?
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Defining a custom error page is done in the web.config of your SharePoint site. If your are trying to redirect in a page try redirecting without the 'HttpContext.Current'

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sharepoint stopped working after AD password change
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Managed accounts are 'managed' by SharePoint. SharePoint can even change the password in AD automatically. (so don't use your own login or you might get locked out!!!). In your case the password ...

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The property or field 'Exists' has not been initialized. It has not been requested or the request has not been executed
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Basically it gets a Folder without actually loading the values for the folders properties. Load the (needed) folder properties first before using them. var folder = web.GetFolderByServerRelativeUrl(...

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Why can't I see the documents in a document set?
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two possible causes The view displayed on the documentset detail page contains a field that does not exists. Remove the field from the view Second possible cause: A custom master page where the ...

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Preserve Document IDs while copying document from one site collection to another
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No. The document-ID is only maintained when using the Content and Structure page '/_layouts/15/sitemanager.aspx?Source={WebUrl}_layouts/15/settings.aspx'. Or when you create custom (Visual Studio) ...

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Adding Skills in search Refinement Panel displays GUID along with actual values
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For a managed metadata field there are usually two fields. One holding the complete (term) information including the id's etc. And one with only the 'text value'. Look if you have a managed property ...

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Preferred way to do development in SharePoint
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Without going too much into technical details. Using CSOM (Client-Side Object Model) or the (REST) API within an app is in general considered best practice and future proof. When working with Office ...

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Validating list columns with respect to other column
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Assuming you are using SP2013. Your question is a bit confusing but I would go with using CSR. With CSR you basically have full control over your edit and new forms by using Javascript. You can ...

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Edit a branding feature
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1st suggestion If you still have the Visual Studio solution. Make sure you have the latest version, modify it, package it and redeploy. 2nd suggestion. If you don't have the Visual Studio solution.....

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Display users from user profile
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Use search to get all the users. Make sure you define some kind of sorting. C# on-prem sample: private static DataTable GetPeople(SPSite spSite, string queryText) { var keywordQuery = new ...

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Two primary domainnames for one WebApplication
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Yes, you can 'extend' the web application and assign the second domain to this extension. Also see: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/7176089/how-to-configure-sharepoint-to-work-for-2-different-...

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Term set meta data search doesn’t seem to work consistently
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Did you create two different termsets with the same name (and terms)? If you did then the behavior is normal. Each term (and termset) has it's own unique id. Since you created 2 termsets 'recruitement'...

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which permissions are needed to execute GetWebPartProperties2
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If the user can not do it through the SharePoint interface (the actual SharePoint web site) it can not be done by running code (under those credentials) either. However it's possible to run a piece ...

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SharePoint lists stores US dates incorrectly
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Make sure the regional settings of the user are set correctly. You can check the regional settings of the user in their my-site (or user profile).

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what is the difference between ows_q and ows_q_text
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Difference will be in sorting search results. Example if you have a date field and you want to sort on this date. If the type of the managed property is 'Text' the search results will not sort ...

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Event Receiver to generate random number on newform.aspx
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Assuming you use SharePoint 2013 or SharePoint Online. With SharePoint CSR you can add a JavaScript to a form and completely override the rendering (HTML creation) of the fields on a form. You can ...

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Overview all sites with contribute permissions
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You can check the permissions of a user using the 'DoesUserHavePermissions' method. See code sample below. However in order to return all the sites you need to loop over all the sites and site ...

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