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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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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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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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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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 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 ...
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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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Depoly SharePoint 2013 app to SharePoint 2010?

I was wondering if an "app" programmed for SharePoint 2013 is backwards compatible with SharePoint 2010? My company has "apps" built for 2013 (Office 365) using JavaScript; however, I am not finding ...
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Can't Add Apps at SharePoint Store

I get this message: Sorry, apps are turned off. If you know who runs the server, tell them to enable apps. Please give me the steps to enable this.
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SharePoint Hosted App Event Receiver

Is it possible to create an event receiver on a list deployed in SharePoint hosted App?
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SharePoint hosted App permission

I deployed a SharePoint hosted app. Can Someone explain to me the permission scope Web? My app has to create lists and items on the site. Which permission do I need? If I want to publish the App on ...
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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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SharePoint hosted app, update procedure failure

I deployed a SharePoint hosted App with 4 customs list without content type. I have a catalog site where I publish my apps. When I try to update the app, using the standar procedure (change version ...
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SharePoint 2013 Apps Monitor

I am using SharePoint 2013 Server. I am monitoring an app, I followed this guide: Monitor apps for SharePoint. In the monitor, I can see that the errors are updated each 24 hours and the history ...
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SharePoint Rest API internal server error

When I deploy (or debug) the App and I call a REST service (retrieving list items) I get always 500 Internal Server Error, Unknown Error Maybe I tried to get the items before that the list ...
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What is the best place to store Autohosted-App settings and configurations?

I have an autohosted app and I would like to store the application settings in a persistent way somewhere. From a web page inside the App the user should be able to edit and save such settings. I saw ...
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VS2012 won't deploy my SharePoint 2013 Workflow

Well, I have got the same problem as this guy with the equally titled thread. I want to add a SharePoint 2013 Workflow to my App Web. It is a list Workflow. Workflow Manager and Service Bus are ...
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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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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 ...