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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 I can horizontally expand the announcement list App Body area

I have an announcement list App, but when I click on an announcement item, the detail view will show the announcement item inside a small part of the page. And the text will be vertically organized , ...
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When does the word “New” being removed from new item inside an announcement list, or document library

I have a document library and an announcement list, now for any new item inside these lists a “New” word or symbol will be displayed for couple of days , then it will be cleared out. So my question ...
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Sharepoint-hosted app: Access site columns belonging to host site

I have a sharepoint-hosted app containing a custom list. On the host site collection where I am deploying this app, there are several custom site columns. In my app, I want to access these site ...
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Can I make a Access 2010 web database and pulish it on to Sharepoint 2010?

I'm a little limited to in the use of Sharepoint designer on our new SP2013. In order to allow some more flexibility I would like to develop an Access 2010 web app and publish it to Sharepoint 2013 ...
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Sorting based on a Date & Time calculated field is not working well on SharePoint 2013

I did the following:- I have added an announcement list APP. Create a new date & time calculated column (named Announcement Date) with the following formula” =TEXT(Date,"dd Mmm, yyyy")” Then on ...
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How to modify the Announcement item detailed view

I need to remove some columns from the view that show the details of an announcement list (the view that will be displayed when clicking on an announcement item) . The URL for the view looks as ...
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“Number of lines for editing” for my announcement new column does not have any effect

I have created a new column for my Announcement App, and I defined the “Number of lines for editing: ” = 1. But when adding new item to the announcement, user can enter more than one line for this new ...
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changing the title for the “Calenders in view”

I have added a calender App to my SharePoint 2013, and then i have overlay calenders. the result is that i will have a view named "Calenders in view" , but since the name is misleading , so from where ...
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Can you use an app as a webpart on a subpage that was create on parent site?

I've created an app wiki library on the parent site, but I would like to be able to use it on a page as a web part on a subsite. Does anyone know how to make the subsite inherit parent apps? The ...
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How to make the current general calendar click able inside the “Calenders in view”

I have added 5 calendars inside my team site, then I have overlay-ed 4 calendars insdie a general calender. But currently inside the “Calendar in View” , the general calendar (blue calendar) is not ...
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Forcing the browser to open a download dialog box when a user clicks a document in a document library App

Currently I have set the following for my document library App: On the library advance setting: "Open in the client application" On the web application setting: "Strict" for Browser File Handling ...
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Asynchronous Automatic Refresh for my App part, is doing a full reload (synchronous page reload) [duplicate]

I have an announcement web App part, And I defined to have an asynchronous automatic refresh for my App Part each 60 seconds (as shown in the picture). But I have noted that on Firefox, chrome and ...
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App Parts and Custom Actions in SharePoint apps at tenant scope

I have installed a sharepoint app at tenant scope. Source 1, Source 2. In my app I have an app part, which is available in App Catalog (where the original app is installed). However on all other ...
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Hosting a Private AppStore (for iOS) on SharePoint Online

I need to distribute apps for my company from SharePoint online platform. The problem is that when I put on the SharePoint online platform a link like: <a ...
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Can i publish Sharepoint Apps if my Office 365 Subscription uses Sharepoint 2010

I have a paid office365 account which was created a while back. The sharepoint version is 2010 because when the account was created this was the latest version of sharepoint. I have an Sharepoint ...
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App installation failure due to App Management Shared Service Proxy

I have a SharePoint 2013 Foundation installation for development activity and when trying to deploy a SharePoint hosted App, I get the error: App Management Shared Service Proxy is not installed. ...
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Install an app from the appCatalog using javascript CSOM

I'm trying to install an app in a site from the AppCatalog using the javascript CSOM I get the apps from the App Catalog using req.apps = SP.AppCatalog.getAppInstances(clientContext, oWebsite); I ...
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Are There Many Developers Creating Apps for SharePoint 2013?

In my company we have a team of 5 SharePoint developers. It just so happened that every one was very excited about new app model at first. But as time went by we started to realize that we can't find ...
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How shall i approach this scenario

I am a asp.net developer but not done sharepoint development before. Below is my scenario: 'Company A' has asked to me to create a new home page for their intranet. 'Company A' is currently using a ...
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How can I get a Unique Value for a SharePoint Client Web Part?

I would like to get the App part Id so i can uniquely identify what app part is calling my code. I can do that with the normal web parts but I don't know how to get it from the client side code.
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Getting an error once i try to add an app to my site

I am getting the following error after i added the app to the app catalog. The specified application identifier * is invalid or does not exist. I have no idea whats wrong. Can anyone help me?
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Sharepoint 2010 foundation - starting a Windows legacy app

I am a complete beginner on this - being a software person doing some voluntary work for a charity, and having been asked to set up an intranet for them using Sharepoint (which I know nothing ...
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SharePoint 2013 App Part : Dynamically set values for the tool part panel controls on serverside

How can I dynamically fill a dropdown list in a Tool Part panel of a SharePoint 2013 app part? What I want to achieve: User checks a checkbox Dropdown appears The list items in this dropdown are ...
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Which approach I should follow; SharePoint business connectivity services OR developing SharePoint App

I have developed a document management system and an enterprise wiki library for our company using SP2013. The second project I am going to start is to develop an asset management system for our ...
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Cannot access new App in SharePoint 2013

My problem started as follow: I installed SharePoint 2013 and Visual Studio 2012. When I first try to deploy a SharePoint hosted app I got the following compilation error in visual studio ...
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Posting Large File to Remote App

I am trying to implement functionality by which you can post a large file (85MB+) to an autohosted app. I have tested locally and the functionality works. As soon as I deploy to O365, large files ...
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The Machine Translation Service is not running when it should be running error message

I get this error in Central Administration. The Machine Translation Service is not running when it should be running It tells me to do the following: "From the Central Admin UI, navigate to manage ...
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Set 2013 High Trust App StartUrl at deployment time

Is it possible to set the start url of a High Trust App at deployment time? From what I can tell it looks like this the url from app manifest gets hard coded into a binary .app file at compile time. ...
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Error while opening “configure app urls” in central admin sp2013

App Management Service & Microsoft Sharepoint Foundation Subscription Service are running but it still shows error as follows. Error message : Settings or services required to complete this ...
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Lists included in an App for SharePoint 2013

I've seen that when I create an Autohosted App for SharePoint 2013 (or any other type of Apps), I'm then able to add a new item to the SharePoint Project such as a List. I can then add/edit/delete ...
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Templated projects for autohosted or provider apps don't have TokenHelper and aren't set up correctly

When I add new project to my solution, select SharePoint 2013 App, then choose Autohosted or Provider hosted and create it, the created web project is completely empty and the projects are not set up ...
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How to display Bing Map in Callout Popup as it display in SharePoint 2013 for GeoLocation Field?

I have to display Bing Map in Callout Popup as displayed in SharePoint 2013 Geo Location Field. NOTE : I have to use Out of the box Geo Location Field and take value from that field. I am using it in ...
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Callout Popup is not working in App Part

I have to display a popup as in SharePoint 2013 which is called Callout popup. for that I have to use callout.js file in my code. I have tried it with Content Editor Web part and it is working fine ...
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Broken DatePicker Calendar Popup

I'm having problems with the DatePicker in SP2013. The control shows fine, but the calendar popup is broken because of a missing stylesheet (the complete sprite sheet image is visible etc.). The css ...
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Understanding NLB between WFE and App Servers

There are two WFEs with high availability. I asked someone if you are using NLB between them to load balance and he said yes. Then he said we also have two app servers with high availability. I ...
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Accessing a list from app web on host site generates access denied

I am trying to get title of a list which is located on Host Site from an SharePoint hosted app by using csom (javascript). I have added permission on Manifest file and chose the list but still getting ...
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Creating a list on host web or app web

When and why should I create a list on a app web? what is advantages and disadvantages of having a list on app web?
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Is it possible to open an SharePoint app as Modal dialog from a Custom Action

I want to create a site action menu item Custom Action which opens a Sharepoint 15 app (default.aspx) as modal dialog. is it possible? thanks.
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Set a view of a list in XsltListViewWebPart when deploying from VS2012 to SP2013 App

I am devloping a SP2013 App which includes a page (aspx) that contains the following webpart and XsltListViewWebPart as shown below. I have managed to remove all the elements i want to remove ...
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How do I Inherit the CSS Theme Color in my Sharepoint 2013 App?

I am building a Sharepoint 2013 App in Javascript / HTML / CSS and I want to implement / inherit the color / class / css used by the theme. How do I do this? I want to ensure consistency through ...
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SharePoint 2013 Web Parts and Apps

Does SharePoint 2013 support Web Parts or only new Apps?
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Unable to access the SP2013 App from IE but able to access from chrome

I've started working on SP2013 App development. When I'm deploying the app from VS2012, the App is successfully getting deployed. But after Trusting the app, it is showing "Internet cannot display the ...
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Is there a difference between a Sharepoint Hosted App and a Cloud Hosted App?

Other than the initial setup steps is there a difference between a Sharepoint Hosted App and a Cloud Hosted App? Can you do anything in one and not the other? If you create one type of app could it ...
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There was no endpoint listening - AppEventReceiver

I'm developing provider-hosted SharePoint 2013 App with Windows Azure as a backend. I created an app event receiver to fire when app is installed. When i publish my Web App (.NET MVC4) to Azure, ...
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Changing content type from a sp2013 app using REST

I'm creating an app that uses a calendar and its events as a source for information. My app, however, needs some additional fields associated with the event. The additional fields are easy to create ...
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Is it possible to package, deploy, and use my own image for a ribbon CustomAction in a SharePoint-hosted App for SharePoint 2013

I've been working on a SharePoint-hosted app for SharePoint 2013. In order to "extend the reach" of the app a bit, I've included a CustomAction that will add a button to each document library's ribbon ...
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Adding Apps Problem at the Sharepoint Store

I try to add app at Sharepoint Store but I just get errors. I've done the following error: "Sorry, we can't seem to connect to the SharePoint Store. Try again in a bit." Now this error occurs ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Install app for SharePoint': Apps are disabled on this site

We have installed SharePoint Server 2013 on a Windows Server 2008 machine. In our development environment we have installed Visual Studio 2012 on a Windows 7 machine and have installed Office ...
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Full page custom app - Web part or Application page or App or Asp.Net web app with SSO?

I have an extranet running on SP 2013. We want to add couple of new pages (full pages) to SP, which queries SQL DB and display the data based on business logic & logged-in user role. We are not ...
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How do I turn on SharePoint App store in SharePoint 2013

I am getting this message when I want to add a app: Sorry, apps are turned off. If you know who runs the server, tell them to enable apps.