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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“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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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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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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SharePoint App Errors

I recently attempted to get the SharePoint app store working with the local SP farm. I have followed the instructions by Microsoft ...
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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: ...
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Calendar overlays in not visible on front page

I created a new Calendar APP global_calendar, where I want to view all my other calendars. Then I added multiple overlays and checked "Always show". In the default Calendar overview of ...
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SharePoint 2013 app uninstallation - delete library on host web

is there any way to delete library on host web when user removes app for Sharepoint (online)? I know appuninstalling event receiver triggers when user app is delete from second stage recycle bin, ...
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Error when filtering the view

I want to make a view of a list to display the upcoming birthdays. I have a list "Employees": The column "Birthday" is of type date, the other 4 columns all of type "Calculated (calculation based ...
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Different calendars or just one?

Suppose I need several Calendars for Meetings, Holidays, etc. Do I need one Calendar App for each of them? Or do I just create one Calendar App and put there the different Calendars mentioned above ...
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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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Web app server: How to show a document that the user doesn't has access

I 'm designing a system with 100s of sites,1,000s of SP groups 1.000s of lists and 100.000s of documents. After a certain period of time, the documents will "move" from their current location to a ...
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Import data from one list into another

Say I have a list A with personal information of my employees. How can I import parts of this information (e.g. the names) conditionally (e.g. all names longer than 6 letters) into another list B? Do ...
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Import dates from list into calendar app

I'm trying to show the birthdays from a list in my calendar. I completed the following steps so far: Created new app Contacts "Friends" Filled it with some sample data: Created new app Calendar ...
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SharePoint App Model and auto generated app Ids

Here is my problem: I have a SharePoint Hosted app. My environment consists of of the following App settings: App prefix: apps App Domain suffix: mydomain-apps.com I have two Web Applications so ...
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Setting up apps on a SSL-based VM

Sorry if this has been posted or well-documented somewhere -- I can't seem to find any good documentation on this anywhere. Closest I found was this related post, but it didn't work for me. I ...
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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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Set App External Content Type Connection Settings to OData Service Endpoint During Deployment

Is there anyway I can set the connection settings for the apps external content type during deployment/activation. The OData endpoint is hardcoded in the ECT file to my dev environment. Is there a ...
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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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Change AppWeb display language

Is it possible to change language of AppWeb (to different one than on SiteCollection)? I do not mean localization, but changing display language of default elements(i.e. ribbon). On my main site ...
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SharePoint 2013 - App Development Environment

While trying to setup a App Development Environment for SharePoint 2013, am facing the issue the below. Note: I did not modify anything, it is just the default app package that VS2013 generates. ...
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Can't add app from SharePoint Store - “Attribute Prerequisite ID is missing.”

I'm trying to add an app from the SharePoint Store to my on-prem App Catalog site. The app I want to add is grayed out and says "You can't add this app here", and when I click on it I get the ...
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SharePoint 2013 getting all webs url failing in a given site collection including root web using JSOM

Using JSOM I am trying to get the collection of all the webs(sub-sites) including the root web of a given site collection and apply theme. but the url isn't correct. Follow code: function getWebs() ...
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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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adding SharePoint-hosted app programmatically

I would like to automate adding sharepoint-hosted app to the newly created site. Is it possible to add SharePoint-hosted app to a sub site programmatically?
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Restrict published SharePoint-hosted app to a single Site Collection

Our SharePoint-hosted app has been published to the App Catalog successfully. Is it possible to restirect it to a single Site Collection so that nobody is able to add it to another site collections?
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REST results undefined

I am executing this code, but am getting the d.results = undefined: 'use strict'; $(function () { var call = $.ajax({ url: _spPageContextInfo.webAbsoluteUrl + ...
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How come shared instances of apps from the app catalog only show the full page version of the app

If I have an app that contains a full page Default.aspx and an App Part and share the app (Deployment UI) to a site collection from the app catalog how come only the full page of the app is available ...
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How to upgrade SharePoint app where the SharePoint app is installed on 20+ sites?

I understand stand the App upgrade process for a SharePoint hosted app and when I update my App Catalog for the web application I then can upgrade the app successfully manually for a site. But my ...
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Create a View programmatically in Project Server, using PSI

I want to develop a couple of Project Server apps. I am trying to use the PSI interface now (I used the very limited JSOM before), since I've read that it can do alot more. Browsing through the msdn ...
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App with workflows hangs “Your Apps” page

I have an app with two workflows. The app is SharePoint hosted. Once I add the .app file to the global catalog the "Your Apps" page hangs on "loading" when I open it. If I remove the workflows it ...
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Asp.net web application into SharePoint app

I'm new to sharepoint development. I've developed an asp.net web application and I want to deploy it to sharepoint 2013. The web application references two library, one is custom made and the other ...
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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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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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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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How to get app url?

I'm creating a javascript app for sharepoint, and I need to get the url of this app. The same url that is in content of site. I need another solution because when i try to simply reload the page with ...
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SP 2013 cross-platform Mobile App | HTML5 based | How to authenticate? OAuth?

I have a mobile app which will be cross-platform capable using cordova. So it is based on HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript. My Problem is, that I don't know how to authenticate the App to Sharepoint to ...
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How to create a SETTINGS button in sharepoint app

How do I create a settings button in my app so it appears in the ECB (Edit Control Block) on the apps icon in the site contents page? I would like to link it to a list I have created to hold the ...
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String was not reconized as a valid dateformat

(function ($) { $(function () { $("#datepicker").datepicker({ dateFormat: 'yy-mm-dd' } ); $("#timepicker").timepicker({ timeFormat: 'HH:mm:ss' }); ...
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Try to add to Calender List

Hi I am trying to add my data to the calender list but I cant make it work. I have a button onButtonClick is this event. I have following Code var context = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var web ...
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App part settings - Select list or library

Im building a SharePoint-hosted app. The main functionality lies in an App part that needs to retrieve information from a task list from the same site. The administrator needs to be able to point out ...
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Redirect to list after Custom Action

I am creating a sharepoint app with MVC, I have a custom action in the ECB bar on a document library. I don't need to display any information when the custom action is pressed, I just need it to ...
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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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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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Can i integrate BI Reports within an app?

Sorry for the vague question, but can I add BI-functionalities to a Sharepoint app? Currently I am working on an app which will have a lot of SharePoint hosted functionalities (lists, workflows, ...
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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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Are there any disadvantages of adding extra site columns directly to my List Content Type, instead of adding a new content type

I have added a new Issue tracking list , which is based on the build-in “Issue” content type. Then I need 5 extra columns to be used , so I did the following:- I went to "Site setting">>"site ...
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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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How to Oauth to external application with Sharepoint App

did someone realized an app with oauth against an external API? Like Yammer, Twitter or something else? My Question is: How did you get this working? I've read, that Auth Headers will be cut of by ...