short for Application software, also called an app, which is software for specific purposes. From version SharePoint 2013, apps was introduced.

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how to use javascript for custom ribbon actions [duplicate]

Im working on a client request where they want a ribbon action, called 'Copy Document Links', to, when clicked, show a modal pop-up with the url's of the selected document items. Which they can easily ...
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How to install an purchased app on SharePoint 2013 dev environment without dns?

I have a single server development environment. I do not have DNS. I have IIS and host file. I would like to install an app on my development environment. It still would not work. I got this error ...
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Announcement app?

Does anyone know of a good Announcements app that works as a good substitute for the OOTB Sharepoint 2013 one? We have several people who post, and the formatting is very inconsistent. Really all we ...
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Is it possible to write from Client App Part to a list in its Appweb?

Didn´t find any information at google or at stackexchange for this topic. I wrote a sharepoint hosted app, which has a list. In default.aspx I get data from that list via Rest and have form to create ...
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SharePoint Online: Provider hosted App - Deployment Eventreceiver

I created a provider-hosted app, with a MVC webapplication. Inside my SharePoint project, I created fields, contenttypes and lists. But now I need a solution for this. 1) I need to create ...
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Is it possible to host a provider-hosted SharePoint app on a SharePoint server?

I have a situation where getting additional servers will be impossible. Could I potentially host a provider-hosted app on the same server as SharePoint? What problems might I run into?
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Custom NewForm & EditForm for Lists in app web of sharepoint-hosted apps

My goal is to create a custom NewForm and EditForm for an existing SharePoint list in the app web of a sharepoint-hosted app for SharePoint 2013 online using Visual Studio 2013. In addition to a ...
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SharePoint Online - Update User Profile Properties via CSOM App

I have a console application where I am updating SharePoint Online user profile properties via CSOM. When I do it via the following code below (using a username and password), it works just fine. ...
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Executing JavaScript when item is being saved

I have my custom EditForm created in my SharePoint-hosted app and I need to save some values to the item property bag when the user clicks "Save" button. Is there any way to modify the default saving ...
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Sharepoint 2013 advices on slideshow app type

I developed a full Web Slideshow, via Nappa (online development tools), connected to a SharePoint list. It works well on the Sharepoint online test server but now I want to make it works on our local ...
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App doesn't receive language from SharePoint site

For a project I'm developing a multi-lingual site. The site contains an App part that should display localized content, depending on which variation label site the user is browsing the site. Consider ...
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App Permission (appinv.aspx) /app/manifest cannot contain text

I got the problem, that if I want to grant the Workflow to trust (/_layouts/15/appinv.aspx), I get the following error: The element 'AppPermissionRequests' in Namespace 'http://schemas.microsoft.com/...
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Deploying elements in SharePoint App

I am trying to deploy elements like JavaScript files and CSS using SharePoint hosted app inside the app itself, by default the app shows modules like content, scripts, pages etc.. inside these modules ...
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Deploy app in Visual Studio 2013 error

When i try to deploy my app in Visual Studio 2013 i get this error: Error occurred in deployment step 'Install app for SharePoint': We're sorry, we weren't able to complete the operation, ...
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HTML button refreshes in SharePoint Hosted App

I have an HTML button in my SharePoint hosted app like this: <input type="button" id="btnSubmit" value="Test"/> and I tried <button id="btnSubmit">Test </button> But it is ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Cannot add SharePoint Store Apps

I have a SharePoint Farm with one single SharePoint server, and one separate database server. I am trying to set up apps for one of the web-applications, and have followed all the instructions on this ...
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Adding client part giving - Working on it

i added client web part to host site, it's the out of the box sharepoint hosted app that comes by default with visual studio 2013. when adding the app part to my web page, it gives me (working on it..)...
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Issues with height when setting app part width and height via postMessage

I'm currently using the postMessage function to set the width of my app part which is working however I've got a few issues with height. The height is set using $('.container').outerHeight(true); ...
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Assign some tasks

I created the app Contacts and filled it with my employees. Later, I created Tasks and wanted to assign some tasks to my employees. But when I type a name of my employee in the field assign to, ...
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SharePoint App Crossdomain Rest function rewritten as a Promise

I have written a successful crossdomain call using Rest which is hosted in an Menu Action App. It returns all document item properties. Ok now I think is the time to rewrite as a JavaScript" Promise....
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Provider hosted app for Sharepoint 2013 connection to azure website error

I am creating a basic provider hosted ShatePoint 2013 app where i am just trying to print hello world on the app. Now i tried following steps in the below site. http://blogs.msdn.com/b/steve_fox/...
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How to fetch Linkedin Post in sharepoint site

I am trying to get Linkedin post in my sharepoint site. For this is there any app available in sharepoint 2013 or i need to use api ..please share step by step process. It will be helpful. Thanks &...
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REST GetChanges(query) only returning ChangeType=1

In my SP Hosted App I have a list with 9 items. I deleted item 6 and 7 and changed item 9. Next I ran the following REST in Postman: https://mysitecoll-AppGUID.sharepoint.com/sites/developer2/MyApp/...
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Calendar overlays in not visible on front page

I created a new Calendar APP global_calendar, where I want to view all my other calendars. Then I added multiple overlays and checked "Always show". In the default Calendar overview of ...
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Different calendars or just one?

Suppose I need several Calendars for Meetings, Holidays, etc. Do I need one Calendar App for each of them? Or do I just create one Calendar App and put there the different Calendars mentioned above (...
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Web app server: How to show a document that the user doesn't has access

I 'm designing a system with 100s of sites,1,000s of SP groups 1.000s of lists and 100.000s of documents. After a certain period of time, the documents will "move" from their current location to a ...
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Error when filtering the view

I want to make a view of a list to display the upcoming birthdays. I have a list "Employees": The column "Birthday" is of type date, the other 4 columns all of type "Calculated (calculation based ...
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Import data from one list into another

Say I have a list A with personal information of my employees. How can I import parts of this information (e.g. the names) conditionally (e.g. all names longer than 6 letters) into another list B? Do ...
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Import dates from list into calendar app

I'm trying to show the birthdays from a list in my calendar. I completed the following steps so far: Created new app Contacts "Friends" Filled it with some sample data: Created new app Calendar "...
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“Sorry this app is not supported on this server” when adding workflow to SharePoint app

I am facing the following issue while deploying a SharePoint hosted app. When I add 2013 workflow to app and deploy app in app catalog, I cannot install the app. This message comes up: Sorry, ...
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Change AppWeb display language

Is it possible to change language of AppWeb (to different one than on SiteCollection)? I do not mean localization, but changing display language of default elements(i.e. ribbon). On my main site ...
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Is is possible to create App Parts from an MVC project?

"https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/forums/sharepoint/en-US/93f5ec98-5aeb-40b7-add0-0e83280a6555/is-is-possible-to-create-app-parts-from-an-mvc-project" I am now interested to see if I can create an ...
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Restrict published SharePoint-hosted app to a single Site Collection

Our SharePoint-hosted app has been published to the App Catalog successfully. Is it possible to restirect it to a single Site Collection so that nobody is able to add it to another site collections?
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SharePoint 2013 getting all webs url failing in a given site collection including root web using JSOM

Using JSOM I am trying to get the collection of all the webs(sub-sites) including the root web of a given site collection and apply theme. but the url isn't correct. Follow code: function getWebs() {...
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REST results undefined

I am executing this code, but am getting the d.results = undefined: 'use strict'; $(function () { var call = $.ajax({ url: _spPageContextInfo.webAbsoluteUrl + "/_api/Web/Lists/getByTitle(...
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How come shared instances of apps from the app catalog only show the full page version of the app

If I have an app that contains a full page Default.aspx and an App Part and share the app (Deployment UI) to a site collection from the app catalog how come only the full page of the app is available ...
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How to upgrade SharePoint app where the SharePoint app is installed on 20+ sites?

I understand stand the App upgrade process for a SharePoint hosted app and when I update my App Catalog for the web application I then can upgrade the app successfully manually for a site. But my ...
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App with workflows hangs “Your Apps” page

I have an app with two workflows. The app is SharePoint hosted. Once I add the .app file to the global catalog the "Your Apps" page hangs on "loading" when I open it. If I remove the workflows it ...
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Asp.net web application into SharePoint app

I'm new to SharePoint development. I've developed an asp.net web application and I want to deploy it to SharePoint 2013. The web application references two libraries, one is custom made and the ...
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How to get app url?

I'm creating a javascript app for sharepoint, and I need to get the url of this app. The same url that is in content of site. I need another solution because when i try to simply reload the page with ...
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String was not reconized as a valid dateformat

(function ($) { $(function () { $("#datepicker").datepicker({ dateFormat: 'yy-mm-dd' } ); $("#timepicker").timepicker({ timeFormat: 'HH:mm:ss' }); $("#...
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Stuck on We're removing your app

I was deploying my app and after 20 minutes I canceled the deploy by hitting AltGr + PauseBreak or Crtl + PauseBreak (don't remeber). Now in SharePoint it just says We're removing your app... for ...
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Can i integrate BI Reports within an app?

Sorry for the vague question, but can I add BI-functionalities to a Sharepoint app? Currently I am working on an app which will have a lot of SharePoint hosted functionalities (lists, workflows, ...
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Are there any disadvantages of adding extra site columns directly to my List Content Type, instead of adding a new content type

I have added a new Issue tracking list , which is based on the build-in “Issue” content type. Then I need 5 extra columns to be used , so I did the following:- I went to "Site setting">>"site ...
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Unable to manage my custom Content Type column’s order and visibility (hidden, required or optional) inside a new Create form

I have a team site collection and I want to add a new App of type Issue Tracking list. so I did the following:- From the site collection I created a new App of type issue tracking. Then from the ...
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SharePoint App giving credentials popup

I have configured the environment for SharePoint recently, and created a developer site in a web application, the user that's logged in to the machine has dbowner and dbsecurity on SQL, and has ...
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Use sharepoint apps over internet (use wildcard domain ?)

As I cannot find answers on the web, I seeking for help here. Sorry for my bad English. I have a SharePoint 2013 on premise with SSL apps fully working in my company network. The SharePoint web ...
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Cannot update allowMembersEditMembership

I can't seem to update the setting on a group to allow members to edit members. This is my code: function setGroupsMembershipEditingMode(uri) { var context = new SP.ClientContext(appweburl); var ...
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Why do I have different apps on top-level-site and subsite?

Why do I have different options on the apps on my top-level-site and my subsite? And can I get the apps somehow to my subsite?
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“Workflow can use app permissions” feature is missing

I am using sharepoint 2013 sp1 on Windows Server 2012 R2 with workflow manager 1.0 refresh. I want to create workflow in SharePoint Designer that will change permisions on item based on the status ...