Sharepoint 2013 is a web application platform by Microsoft used to manage sites, communities, content, searching, insights, and composites.

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Changing appearance of web parts in SharePoint 2013 using CSS

I have built a site in SharePoint and would now like to change the appearance of web parts (document libraries) using CSS. Whenever I add the following CSS code: <style type="text/css"> .ms-...
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Sharepoint non-site setting to always show ribbon?

Our office is slowly shifting sites to 2013 from 2010. It seems they're setting the site settings such that the ribbon is hidden, but expandable, by default. Is there a way I can tell Sharepoint I ...
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Flipping names of the two server machines

Following is my scenario. I have maintained two servers machines.On one machine(lets call it machine-1) I have installed SharePoint Server 2013 which is using Active Directory Installed with users ...
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Sharepoint Document's macros

I'm trying to upload an excel document with a few macros to a 2013 SharePoint, I don't know if I can use the macros via "View in Web Browser" option. I cant get them working, although if I download ...
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SharePoint data connection to Excel - “refresh all” turns all formula results to zero

I have a SharePoint 2013 list that is connected to an Excel spreadsheet. Data comes into the Excel sheet on the first tab. I have formulas on the second Excel tab (specifically, SUMIFS-based formulas)...
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Links to a SharePoint URL fail in Office 2010 (Word/Excel)

We've have some documents (Excel/Word) that contain links to SharePoint URL's (note links not SharePoint documents or sheets, just a URL that contains '.sharepoint.com', typically a library item) ...
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How can I unlock a paragraph when co-authoring a Word document?

I've never encountered this before upgrading to Office 2016, so it may be related. A coworker edited a paragraph in a Word document that is on a Sharepoint server, but then saved the change and closed ...
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In Office 365 how do I get a direct download link for an Excel document stored in One Drive for Business?

My company uses Office 365 with OneDrive. I uploaded an Excel file there and shared via "guest link". Is it possible to generate a link which someone could use just to download the file without ...
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I closed “sharepoint-lists” in outlook. How do I reopen this item?

In the folder tree on the left frame of my outlook window there was an entry called "Sharepoint-Lists" containing a tree of all connected sharepoint lists. I selected "close Sharepoint-Lists" and ...
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How to link a sharepoint document library into the template path of microsoft word?

We have a library for all business templates in our company. However, access is usually performed by directly opening the template via a webbrowser. The outcome is, that instead of opening a new ...
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Sharepoint Formula summing numbers and skipping N/A

In Sharepoint I have column1, column2, and column3 with value selection 0, 1, 2 and N/A. I want to write a formula to only sum column1, column2, and column3 if value is not N/A. This is the formula I ...
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SharePoint calculated column to check if the cells of the row have value, if any of the cells have value then take up that value

I need a calculated column formula for following condition: There are three columns "Column1", "Column2" & "Column3" in sharepoint list. I want to check if any of these column have value in it. ...
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How to set up data validation to allow only a date or a specific string on SharePoint 2013

I would like to use Column Validation to ensure someone has entered a valid date, but I'd also like them to be able enter TBD - just those two options. Is this at all possible? Is there a custom ...
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Opening SharePoint files from Excel's recent file list always locks the file for writing

I use SharePoint extensively, and I find the "recent files" list within the Office applications to be quite a time saver. The problem is that I do not always wish to edit a file when I open it, but ...
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Checkout/in Excel Workbooks from SharePoint with VBA

I have found several articles and past questions in SO that help with this, but I have added a twist. I found a way to map a network drive on my PC to the SharePoint folders. If I open a workbook that ...
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Why doesn't adding sharepoint to trusted locations disable “protected view” in Excel 2016?

I constantly get the annoying "Protected View" in Excel 2016 when opening files from a hosted Sharepoint. I have added the url (https://blah.serverdata.net/site/Shared Documents) to trusted ...
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Unable to Save SharePoint 2013 Workflows

I've created a workflow in SharePoint Designer 2013, using the SharePoint 2013 Workflow platform type. When I try to save it, it goes through the motions, but never actually saves. The asterisk in the ...
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Sharepoint list export report not keeping column name order

i have a report that relies to this sharepoint list. i just hit refresh then voila new data. However the SP site just changed and i have to connect it there, however everytime i export an excel report ...
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Sharepoint 2013 list of teamrooms I have access to

How to see teamrooms I am member of in Sharepoint 2013? I do not remember names - am a member of multiple rooms. There are hundreds of teamrooms, so full list is of no help unless I use a whole day ...
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PerformancePoint Dashboard Designer will not work

I am using Sharepoint 2013 and trying to get PerformancePoint Dashboard Designer to work. It's supposed to be a one click run thing. I have an admin account. When I launch Sharepoint Dashboard ...
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LDAP Query for OU or group

I am trying to pick up some LDAP query skills for use in my SharePoint 2013 farm. I want to constrain my people picker user the peoplepicker-searchadcustomfilter command which takes an LDAP query. For ...
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Sharepoint 2013-Web Part with dynamic links & not search driven

I have 2 sites, and only me as the resource. One is a forms portal and one is a reports portal. The goal of the sites is to standardize the locations of both types of documents. The Challenge: I ...
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Sharepoint team site is only available on server

I've installed sharepoint 2013 on windows server 2008 and I've made a team site , but the team site is only available on the server , I mean when I logon to team site from another computer using web ...
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Team Foundation 2013 + Sharepoint - strange behaviour

I just update my TFS 2010 + Sharepoint to TFS 2013 + Sharepoint foundation. Everything is ok, I created a website, collections, documents and everything. When I linked the TFS project collection to ...
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In Sharepoint 2013: Ensure all team members see “locked for editing” when attempting to edit file in use?

I am working on a file & I see "locked for editing" whenever others are using this file. Sometimes my team-members don't get this notification & lose their work. I need to ensure that ALL ...
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Can we make event on Outlook calendar, and show on SharePoint calendar?

Can we make event on Outlook calendar, and show on SharePoint calendar by don’t have to copy or drag and drop Outlook calendar’s event to SharePoint calendar’s event?
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How to set the degradation version for IE11 running in enterprise mode to something other than IE8?

Our company is insistent on running I.E. 11 in enterprise mode to solve certain "security" issues, and as a result, is adding the intranet to the emulation list. This intranet is currently running ...
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not able to screenshot full webpage in SharePoint 2013 using Firefox

Does anyone know why I would not be able to do a full screenshot of a SharePoint 2013 webpage using firefox? I have tried Nimbus and Awesome screenshots plugins as well as the command line option: ...
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Microsoft Access Web App - Sharepoint online - user permission only for the app

I want to publish a access web app (2013) with sharepoint online to the web for costumers. I don't want that the users of the app have access to the sharepoint site behind the app, neither that they ...
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Windows Server 2012 WAP + ADFS 3 + SP 2013

We are looking to expose a SharePoint Portal over internet using Web Application Proxy secured with ADFS pre-authentication. The permissions to the Portal are provided through Claims based on certain ...
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How to setup onedrive with office 365 sync for various Doc Libraries

Is there a way to setup One Drive Business with Office 365 where each folder is mapped to respected Office 365 document library. For example, if I have following file share folders Contracts AFE ...
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Onedrive for Business will not sync on domain attached machines

At this point, I'm hoping that I'm making a really stupid mistake but... I cannot get One Drive for Business to sync with Office 365 on multiple domain attached machines. When I do this, it doesn't ...
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How to connect to Sharepoint files directory via some software resembling WinSCP or SmartFTP

I need to download around 2000 files from a Sharepoint website and it is gonna take me ages to do that by downloading files one by one when I connect to website via some web browser... I would prefer ...
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How to Synchronize Outlook Personal Calendar with SharePoint 2013 Calendar [duplicate]

I need to display outlook calendar in SharePoint 2013 calendar. When user add event/meeting in outlook calendar it should also be added in SharePoint 2013 calendar.
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Could't open a xsn form library on Sharepoint 2013?

I have a form library with some templates of Infopath documents published. After we have migrated to Sharepoint 2013, these templates don't opened as a Infopath local file, on my PC. I changed de ...
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SharePoint 2013 InfoPath Form Library won't see .XML file as InfoPath Form

So I used the old SharePoint 2010 trick of using a designer workflow to create an InfoPath form via workflow. That piece is working great; however, my form library refuses to open the .xml InfoPath ...
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Sharepoint file sync error: all my files show 'server file updated'

I've created a Document Library on Office 365 Sharepoint, added a whole bunch of files (~1.5GB), and synced them to Sharepoint. Then when adding another large set of files to another Document Library ...
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Cannot share an Excel 2010 file on SharePoint Foundation 2013

I have a .xlsx file on a network drive and using the Share Workbook feature without any problem. But when I try to use this feature with a file stored on SharePoint, it doesn't work. When [User A] ...
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Opening Word docs in Sharepoint 2013 not in Word

I would like to open my Word documents in the browser and not in the program Word. I have Office 2013, I don't know if this matters. How do I go about doing this?