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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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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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); ...
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sharepoint app - display custom icon before app is installed

We ask our customers to install our App using App Catalog. After adding an app there it becomes available in Site Contents > Your Apps in "Apps you can add" section, but it doesn't show a custom icon. ...
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(Solved) Start a Workflow of the Host-Web via SharePoint App and JSOM

The Last Update is the Solution I have got an App for SharePoint 2013, which needs to start a Workflow. This Workflow is in the HostWebContext, not in the AppContext. The List, the Workflow is ...
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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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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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“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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Configure App Url message

When trying to configure the App Url, I get this message: The Subscription Settings service and corresponding application and proxy needs to be running in order to make changes to these settings ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Fullscreen Modal Popup from Client App Part [duplicate]

I am working on a Client Web Part with a Modal Popup showing a form that is a SharePoint Hosted App. The problem is that the Modal Popup needs almost a fullscreen size. The Client Web Part is only a ...
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Sharepoint app cannot open [duplicate]

I have a app that i have uploaded to an app catalog. http://sharepointchick.com/archive/2012/07/29/setting-up-your-app-domain-for-sharepoint-2013.aspx I have been following this guide to set up the ...
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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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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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What does 'deployed' and 'installed' mean in case of SharePoint App?

From what I have read with respect to App Web and Host Web the difference between them is: App Web - Site on which the App is deployed Host Web - Site on which the App is installed I would like to ...
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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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Get the ID and Name from multiple Client side People pickers to store in a list

I have a form which contains 3 client side people pickers, i use the following JS to produce the People Pickers // Render and initialize the client-side People Picker function ...
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“Workflow can use app permissions” feature is missing

I am using sharepoint 2013 sp1 on widnows server 2012 r2 with workflow manager 1.0 refresh. I want to create workflow in designer that will change permisions on item based on the status field. I read ...
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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?
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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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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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“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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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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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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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 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 ...
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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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HTTP 403 Forbidden on accessing layouts pages from a SharePoint 2013 app web

I have added the report content types (that comes with reporting services) to a document library in an app web. But when creating an new report by the ribbon > New document I get a 403 Forbidden ...
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target of hyperlink in app web changes automatically

We are using some apps in our Intranet. Within an app we want to have hyperlinks in a TextBox linking to other Intranet pages. After having inserted and saved the target url is transformed like this: ...
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2013 App Scoped External Content Type OData Throttling even though it's disabled

I have a 2013 SharePoint-hosted app that is using an OData External Content Type (inside of the app itself). With smaller amounts of data it works fine, but with larger results the OData calls are ...
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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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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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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 ...
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App with Workflow 2013

I added a Workflow in my SharePoint-hosted App. But the Workflow is not deployed correctly. After looking into the Feature of the App, I realized the Workflow is not included into it. Also the Scope ...
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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" ...
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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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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. ...
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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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Deploying an HTML App to Multiple Sites

I am developing an HTML app for SharePoint Online. This will be a hybrid app which will consist of an HTML page, JavaScript and CSS files, and image resources. This app will be hosted on a page in a ...
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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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Open Dialog for new List Element with JavaScript - Access Denied

My SharePoint 2013 App has a button with the click Event: OpenDialog("/Lists/ListName/NewForm.aspx?IsDlg=1"); where OpenDialog is defined the following way: function OpenDialog(URL) { var ...
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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: ...