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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List and list item permission and security in Sharepoint hosted App

Having created a SharePoint Hosted App which allows users to add records to a list i noticed that the list is accessible via the URL if the user knows the name of the list. If you access the list in ...
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Configure user permissions whithin SP app itself

What is the best practice to manage permission levels WITHIN an app itself? Situation: - In the app I want to have 3 user groups with each its own permission set - The host web (and thus the ...
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Jslink on field in hostweb to load script from appweb?

is it somehow possible to load jslink script from appweb on the field that is in hostweb? Absolute url for jslink does not work ...
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SharePoint passing the wrong SPAppWebUrl

I'm seeing something weird happening in my provider hosted app. When deploying the app via Visual Studio, the output says: App was installed at ...
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Interacts with custom list in app-web that the app from a web application outside

I have a provider-hosted app that interacts with a list in his web-app. I wanted to know if there was a chance to interact with REST with that list is that the app from a web application outside. If I ...
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Sharepoint 2013 online app custom action allowed locations?

i'm trying to add list settings action to host web in SharePoint app like this <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> ...
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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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customize list view page of app

we have to add some elements to a list view of an sharepoint 2013 app. We've found this example on codeproject as well as on MSDN but the given code overrides the complete view structure. How to ...
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Access Denied in deploy SharePoint Hosted App

I'm trying to build a sharepoint app with type sharepoint hosted app, i'm following the instructions of msdn site: ...
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URL of app different between Chrome and IE

My Site look like After click to "AppPartTest" in the left menu in Chrome, the URL was right but can not access to app. (I'm using my laptop, and Sharepoint 2013 was install on server of my company, ...
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Can't access app in sharepoint 2013 [duplicate]

I'm working with SP on server by using my laptop to remote to server. I've create app on this site : http://mycompany.net/develop and deploy it successfully on server, and the URL of app is: ...
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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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How do I delete a SharePoint 2013 app from my app catalog?

I've seen plenty of info on deleting the app from a site but I want to delete it from my app catalog. When I go into central admin and then to manage my app catalog site I don't see any apps listed ...
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App rendering so ugly

after deploy my sharepoint hosted app. The app rendering so ugly, can you guys explain and tell me what to do with this.
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jQuery don't affect to app part

I'm create a Web Part like this. Open VS 2013 -> New Project -> App for SP -> SP hosted app. Then I add Client Web Part and named it AppPart and I've made some changes in Elements.xml . <Content ...
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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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Update SharePoint Apps issue

I've tried to update SharePoint hosted app to a new version. It works great on SharePoint on-premises, but on SharePoint online I have a strange behavior - I've got the error There was a problem ...
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Reduce Logs of Custom App

We've written an app for SP 2013 that reloads pictures from a library permanently to show a kind of slide show. All for good and this is running well but now we've detected that the app writes loads ...
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App Catalog Unavailable Apps

I am using SP2013 Foundation. I create and publish a new app using VS2012. I create a new Site Collection Catalog but when I add the app to the site, the Product ID is not visible and the app is the ...
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Create folder inside site assets

How can i create a folder inside site assets from a app? Here is my code, it says that folder item is undefined. var hostUrl = decodeURIComponent(getQueryStringParameter("SPHostUrl")); var ...
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Access Denied on use of AppPrincipalManager

We are getting the following error Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource. when executing the following code AppPrincipalManager ap = ...
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What is the difference between a service and an application in Sharepoint 2013?

What is the difference between a service and an application in Sharepoint 2013? Thank you in advance.
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Add Properties to a SharePoint Apps

I am working on SharePoint 2013 on-premise, I am developing a Provider-Hosted Apps, and I wonder if it is possible to create App properties which will be set up when the apps is installed on a ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 - app.master is missing

I've set up App environment on my dev machine by following this guide and I disabled loopback check and added my app domain to IE trusted sites. I successfully deployed one SharePoint-hosted app, ...
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Add code behind files to a SharePoint App Project (provider-hosted)

Let's first describe my work context: I am working on SharePoint 2013 on-premise I have created an App for a SharePoint 2013 Solution using Visual Studio 2012 with provider-hosted option. Two ...
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Add customized item to calendar app

if I want to add a new calendar entry I see this: But I want to see only: Title Location Instead of start time and end time I want to put the "all day" check Recurrence Is it possible? How? Thanks ...
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Sharepoint 2013 App Only Token

I am making a Provider-Hosted Sharepoint 2013 app in PHP. I have successfully authenticated with OAuth and can make requests on behalf of a user but I am struggling to figure out how to make requests ...
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SharePoint 2013 App solutions structure

I have VS2012 app solution with two projects in it A B The workflow is included to the A project and I would like to add this workflow to the B project. I have not found the workflow's elements in ...
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What permissions are needed to develop apps on SPO 365?

I'm new with SPO365, but from what I read, to deploy and test apps I need a developer site (site collection), but I don't have access to create it, neither access to Central Admin. Does my developer ...
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How to catch Upgrade event for a SharePoint Hosted App?

Our SharePoint Hosted App has a configuration file needs to be updated during App upgrade. I understand that event-handling code can't be used for SharePoint Hosted App. It will be painful for an ...
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AppOnlyPolicy track originating user

On the SharePoint side, is it possible somehow to track the user that originates the request from the remote server when using the AppOnlyPolicy?
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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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SharePoint 2013 - AppStore with Anonymous Authentication

I want to use the SharePoint 2013 App Store with SharePoint hosted apps and anonymous authentication. My SharePoint works fine excpt the anonymous access to SharePoint sites with apps. Is there ...
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What's the difference between an App and an AppPart?

I'm trying to understand the difference between an App and an App Part. Can someone explain this?
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Provider hosted app installation on test environment

I need to publish and install provider hosted app on app catalog site on test environment. I followed the procedure by registering app using http://mytestserver.com/_layouts/15/appregnew.aspx and ...
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Access Sharepoint Images from app

I'm in the process of setting up a REST call to access images in a SP folder via Office365. My question is where do I add my onedrive credentials as part of the REST call? Once the call is ...
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Can a workflow start a console app in SharePoint?

I would just like to know, if it is possible to start a console app from a workflow in SharePoint?
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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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Authenticate SharePoint user to cloud hosted application (Claims based authentication)

We are new to SharePoint application development (for 2013) and I had some questions I wanted some clarification around: Question 1: Our app is a provider hosted app which has it's own ...
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SingleTask activity in SharePoint 2013 workflow - Change Item values of the Task and its Content Type

I use the SingleTask activity in my Workflow to create Tasks for the User. But I need to give the User more information than just Body, Title, DueDate and AssignTo. So I created a Content Type which ...
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Replace “add an app image”

Is there any way I can replace "add an app" image from SharePoint 2013 with my own image? See the image below
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SharePoint App “SPAppWebUrl” query string is missing after using “SharePointContextProvider.CheckRedirectionStatus”

When using a direct link(bookmark) to a page in my provided app the "SPAppWebUrl" query string is missing and the SPContext.CreateAppOnlyClientContextForSPAppWeb() is null. This happens after the ...
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Insert record with Date into list via JSOM, problem with UK Format

I have found that when inserting a record which contains a Date using JSOM the update(); will not work if you specify the format of the date to be UK date (28/05/2014). The code does not error, it ...
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Get the ID of a new listItem and update same record

I'm trying to add a new record and get the new ID created then use the new ID to create a specific reference number using the following code. function saveDraftGHrecord() { ghList = ...
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Publish autohosted app to office store

I read in below link I can't publish autohosted app to office store in "Can I submit an autohosted app for SharePoint to the Office Store?" paragraph is it true? ...
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User profile sync needed to connect to App Store?

Is it necessary to set up the user profile sync service before configuring the app store? I cant connect to the store. Edit: Sharepoint 2013
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Sharepoint 2013 App live on the MS store

Finished my SharePoint hosted app which is now live on the MS store, quite a few of the issue i had round the development of it were solved on this very site so I thought i would put out the link ...
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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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App part doesn't work in test environment

I have developed an app part which works fine in development environment in debug mode but when I deploy the same to test environment it doesn't work. It's a dropdown which I am populating with some ...