Sharepoint Error : List doesn’t exist. The page you selected contains a list that doesn’t exist. It may have been deleted by another user

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Recently I encountered the below issue while trying to recreate the same document library from the template.“List doesn't exist. The page you selected contains a list that doesn’t exist. It may have been deleted by another user.” Scenario: I got a requirement like recreate the same document library which is already present.Approach: Save that document […]

Feature id not assigned when saving a list as a template Sharepoint 2010 ,2013

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Issue : After saving a list as a template, the file created in the template gallery does not have a feature ID or product version associated with it. Also, when using the create new list dialog, the list template is not available as an option. Root Cause :  This can be caused by having the […]

How to schedule execution of share point workflow?

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Question : How to schedule execution of share point workflow? Solution :  SharePoint 2013 doesn’t have such solution like Scheduling the Share point workflow.But there are several ways to get this done.                 1. I can point you to freeware product “Workflow Scheduler” which works for SP2013 and it […]

SharePoint “We hit a snag” issue for the I am Following link

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PROBLEM Click on a site link in the Sites I’m following section and get the message “We hit a snag. This link doesn't work anymore, likely because the item was moved or deleted. You might have luck searching for it and following it in its new location”. SOLUTION Ensure that the application pool service account that your My […]

How to Get Back Missing “Save Site as Template” for Publishing Sites in SharePoint 2013?

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In a Typical SharePoint 2013 Publishing Site, if you try to navigate to “_layouts/savetmpl.aspx” you would get the below error – “The “Save site as template” action is not supported on this site.” The url “_layouts/savetmpl.aspx” failed on the Publishing site because by default, in at Typical Publishing Site in SharePoint 2013, “SaveSiteAsTemplateEnabled” is set […]

SharePoint Stsadm BackupRestore vs ImportExport

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Here is the difference between Stsadm commands for the Backup/Restore and Export/Import in Sharepoint Stsadm Backup/Restore Stsadm Export/Import BackupRestore a Site Collection or a Web application. Exports data of a Subsite, site collection, an entire web application, or a single list. The GUID of all items in a Site Collection is preserved except the GUID […]

Copying/Moving SharePoint 2010 Designer Workflows

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Most often, we required moving or copying a workflow that is created using SharePoint designer between sites or site collections. This was straight forward in SharePoint Designer 2007. You just need to copy the content of the workflow’s config(workflow.xoml.wfconfig.xml) file and the rules file & replaced the list GUID’s. But in SharePoint Designer 2010, there […]

Upgrade SharePoint 2010 Visual Studio Solution to SharePoint 2013

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With every new version of SharePoint, we need to upgrade our Visual Studio solution. There’s no easy way or tool out there that can automate these upgrade. So I’ll just describe few points you need to consider when you’ll upgrade the Visual Studio 2010 project for SharePoint 2010 to Visual Studio 2012 project for SharePoint […]

SharePoint 2013: Optimize your development Environment

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SharePoint 2013 demands more resources – especially more memory. When we need to setup a SharePoint 2013 environment we can optimize resource usage in the development server by provisioning/configuring required services as well as following some other guidelines listed in this post.   Search Service Applications Search Service is EXTREMELY resource hungry. noderunner process (Search […]

How do I fire an event when a iframe has finished loading in jQuery?

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I have a strang requirement when I am working for the Sharepoint OOTB model Popup . My Client wants to Hide default ribbons for the list. So I thought about directly applying the css or jquery to hide that ribbon on the model dialog but I found strange behaviour  from sharepoint , the ribbon is […]