Resource throttles and limits

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The following table summarizes information about resource throttles and limits that you need to be aware of. These throttles and limits are set on the Resource Throttling page in Central Administration. Contact your administrator for specific limits and requests for your site. NOTE   To assist with management, the administrator is not subject to the following resource […]

Enabling ScriptManager PageMethods doesn’t work in some scenarios in SharePoint 2013

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I worked on a case where the problem was that PageMethods won’t execute from within a SharePoint 2013 application page (page deployed to the _layouts folder).  To replicate the problem, I had a custom master page deployed through a VS 2012 solution with the following definition within the <body/> element. <asp:ScriptManager id="ScriptManager" runat="server" EnablePageMethods="true" EnablePartialRendering="true" […]

SharePoint Feature Deactivation – Removing Module Assets

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If your feature is going to install assets to your site, i.e. web parts (.webpart or .dwp files), master pages, page layouts, images, javascript files, custom stylesheet, even possibly custom content type, list definitions and list instances, it is normally considered best practices to remove what you added when the feature is deactivated. I say […]

Default User Profile properties for ShrePoint

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Update: link to TechNet article Default user profile properties (SharePoint Server 2010)and Default user profile property mappings (SharePoint Server 2010) Displayname Name Value Section: Basic Information Id UserProfile_GUID SID SID Active Directory Id ADGuid Account name AccountName First name FirstName Phonetic First Name SPS-PhoneticFirstName Last name LastName Phonetic Last Name SPS-PhoneticLastName Name PreferredName Phonetic Display Name SPS-PhoneticDisplayName […]

Install Hyper V on windows 7

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Download and install the RSAT tools for Windows 7 from here: http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=7D2F6AD7-656B-4313-A005-4E344E43997D&displaylang=en. Install either the 32-bit or 64-bit depending on what version of Windows 7 you’re using. Next, go to Start – Control Panel and click on Programs. Next, you’ll see an option to Turn Window features on or off. Click on this option. Under Remote Server Administration Tools – Role Administration Tools, […]

Missing “Destination folder” on upload document form in Sharepoint Enterprise 2010

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When uploading documents into a document library with folders, you normally see the following screen: Problem On one of our sites the Destination Folder was not available. After some investigating I found that the site where it didn’t work, was created using the “Blank site” template. After some research I found a similar issue on the net. Solution Since […]

Understand _spPageContextInfo object in SharePoint

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Introduction While creating the app in SharePoint we are using JavaScript and Client side object model. In development of app, we would require some basic properties to handle our app, SharePoint provide the few properties with _spPageContextInfo object. _ spPageContextInfo will provide the below properties  webServerRelativeUrl  webAbsoluteUrl siteAbsoluteUrl serverRequestPath layoutsUrl webTitle webTemplate tenantAppVersion isAppWeb webLogoUrl webLanguage currentLanguage currentUICultureName currentCultureName […]

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 […]