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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2013 App View List of Host Web with ListViewWebPart

Is it somehow possible to use the XsltListViewWebPart in the SharePoint-Hosted App to view and manipulate a List of the Hostweb? <WebPartPages:WebPartZone runat="server" FrameType="TitleBarOnly" ...
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Cannot connect to sharepoint 2013 from visual studio 2013 when creating an app

I m trying to create a new sharepoint app from vs2013.I have the vs2013 ultimate edition and all the needed updates installed.When I press Finish in the process i got this message One paradox is ...
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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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Is there a downside to creating numerous app pools?

I am creating new web applications and creating a new app pool each time. Is there a downside to doing this?
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Deleting a page (?)

I found a bookmark in my browser that was pointing to a page on my SharePoint 2013 environment (with Project Server 2013) like this http//dev/PWA/TheApp I want to delete this site, but couldn't find ...
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Problem loading backup Access App, “The provided App differs from another App with the same version and product ID”

This relates to an Access App that I designed in Access 2013 and was hosted on my institution's Microsoft Office 365 / Sharepoint site. I had saved a version of the app for backup, which created an ...
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I am trying to create a web app using Access 2013

Hi I am trying to create a web app using Access 2013 I am getting the following errors There was a problem accessing the app's database. Details: Unable to obtain master key Apps are ...
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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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Each time app deployed, has the same ID

Everytime I am hitting F5 in visual studio community to deploy a hosted app, I am getting the same App ID: 3fc9cdc6e06366, so when am creating lists and library, then stop debugging and click F5 ...
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Referencing sp.js in html page gives error

I have referenced sp.js in html page in my sp hosted add-in, in order to use client object model in javascript. But it's giving me an error on _spPageContextInfo while it's referencing the sp.js, why ...
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Reference SP scripts in html page in app

I am trying to make an html page in an app, and I want to be able to get: SP.Utilities and _spPageContextInfo, which scripts do I need to add to my html in order to make it work? I am in Office 365. ...
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App part not able to post data in MS Edge

I have created a provider hosted app part for Office 365, and deployed it over azure. This app part is posting some data to other website say https://example.com/pages/page1.aspx. This site has a ...
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html page in app, reference css after corev15.css

I have a SharePoint app, where I am using an html page, not .aspx. I referenced bootstrap, but the style for the buttons is being retrieved from corev15app.css, not from bootstrap (btn-primary). ...
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Adding an existing app part using the client object model( finding the xml)

I've recently found this nice thread on adding an existing webpart using the csom: Add an existing WebPart Using the Sharepoint client object Model I've tried the same approach for an app part (so an ...
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Contact service applications from SP Hosted App

Is it possible to contact service applications like Managed metadata service from sp hosted app? I want to create a metadata field, and get user info from user profile in sp hosted app. Is there a way ...
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Unable to open App permission (Central Admin->Apps->App Management->App permission)

I am unable to open App permission (Central Admin->Apps->App Management->App permission). It shows error The remote server returned an error (503) service unavailable. I am also unable to add ...
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How to install app from app catalog using PowerShell?

Does anybody know a way of installing app from app catalog using PowerShell? There is an article on MSDN about adding apps: Add apps for SharePoint to a SharePoint 2013 site. It describes the way of ...
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Removing Apps from SharePoint 2013

When you create a template it makes it available within the Apps section within Site Contents. Now, I want it deleted. I deleted the template but it is still available in the "Apps You Can Add" ...
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App Deployment: Keep the existing data in internal list of an SharePoint APP

In my SharePoint hosted APP, I use 2 internal lists. They are managed using REST API calls. It works great however I have a problem while uploading a new version on my site. The data in internal ...
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Get all site collection in tenant using SharePoint Office 365 app

Hi i am creating Office 365 SharePoint APP(SharePoint Hosted). Now i need to get all site collection of tenant in my office 365 app. How to a get all site collection using JSOM (According to my ...
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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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Create an app from JavaScript file and Item List

I have a javaScript file that pulls info from a custom SharePoint list. I would like to use this setup on some of my other sites as well. How can I make a sharepoint app so that I can click and drop ...
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Hiding / Removing App Tiles from within Office 365 App Launcher and Homepage

I'm looking to modify the applications tiles that users are prevented with upon being introduced to Office 365. My end goal is to remove everything aside from One Drive and Sites. As far as I can ...
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SharePoint hosted app - valid app package always NO

While publishing a SharePoint hosted app file to the App catalog site it always shows Valid App Package: No And App Version is always 1.0.0.0. I changed the version in AppManifest.xml from ...
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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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Is it mandatory that we need to create “Developer Site” to deploy apps? Or can they be deployed on team site too?

I am working on sharepoint 2013 APPS. My question is can we deploy apps on a team site or some other site template. Or is that apps are specially designed for developer site only. Meaning, is that ...
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Issue Tracking app group specific columns

In SharePoint I am working on an Issue Tracking app (the built in one). I would like to have the app displayed on the homepage for everyone at the company to use. Then have it also appear on our IT ...
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Shared document library between two sites collections added as app part

I have a document library in one site collection and I would to like to add it as an app part to a page of another site collection. The two sites collections are in the same farm. I've enabled the ...
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SharePoint 2013 App on Google Chrome

I added an app to my Site,it works fine on IE11 but if I try to use it from Chrome Browser (v34.0.1847.116 m) the browser asks me for user and password and never go through to the app. Even with ...
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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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Get List Items that contains spaces

I am creating a SharePoint 2013 hosted app and I have come across a problem. I am able to submit everything to my list including a text box that say for instance may contain "this is a test". However ...
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taking an app from a parent site

I have created an annoucement app on a parent site. I would like to include this same app on the subsites. Is there an easy way to do this? Thanks
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Use App Icon within site

I've created numerous SharePoint sites, and I always create the landing page as a dashboard, with minimalistic views of the critical lists and libraries within that particular site - including project ...
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custom proxy page in place of AppWebProxy.aspx

Without the usage of apps can we use SP.RequestExecutor.js to accomplish cross-domain call from an html page to SharePoint by creating a custom proxy page?
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Grabbing SharePoint .App files

Our customers are downloading Apps from the SharePoint / Office store. Some of these are terrible and I'd like to run the app through a code analysis tool. I know how to grab all Farm Solutions (WSPs) ...
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Can't use _spPageContextInfo

I've created a sharepoint hosted app. Then I deleted Default.aspx and create Home.html. In app.js I can't see _spPageContextInfo. Is there any one can show me how to fix it but not reuse Defaul.aspx . ...
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Why any Administration Group account Log into SP as system account?

Every time I create a new Web application and site collection and setting any "Admins group user" as SC administrator or WebApp Adminstrator , when a Log into the new site with this user I see this is ...
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SPSubscriptionSettingsServiceApplicationProxy already exists

I'm trying to configure an environment for apps for SharePoint (SharePoint 2013), Following MS official docs when I try to Run the following PS add-pssnapin "Microsoft.Sharepoint.Powershell" ...
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SharePoint hosted app submit multiple items to list

I am developing a SharePoint 2013 hosted app and I currently have a 'repeating' table that is being cloned each time a button is clicked. I currently have three tables which all submit to separate ...
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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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How to add Site columns, Content Type and List Definition In Provider Hosted App in SharePoint

I've created my Provider Hosted App in SharePoint App. Now I want to add site columns, Content types and List Definition in Host Web. When I create site columns and add in feature then run app it ...
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Auth not working for SharePoint hosted Apps. Fiddler fixes Issue?

I've setup the whole SharePoint 2013 App Domain stuff many times on different configurations without issues, but now I have one customer installation with some weird behaviour. If I start an App ...
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Where are my lists created by my App

Trying to get into the App model from SP. I created as SP hosted app, published it on SP online. My app created successfully a list in the app web with some items. Now I want to have have a look at ...
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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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What are the available approaches to programmatically create site columns and content types in SharePoint 2013?

I want to create some site columns and content types programmatically, since I need to create some site columns with the same display name as existing columns, and this can not be done using the CA ...
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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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“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 ...
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Page spins indefinitely when trying to add an app

I am trying to add an app to the site contents of a sub site and am unable to do so. When I click on add an app it brings up a blank page with a spinning Loading... graphic. When I open developer ...
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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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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); ...