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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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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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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Full page custom app - Web part or Application page or App or Asp.Net web app with SSO?

I have an extranet running on SP 2013. We want to add couple of new pages (full pages) to SP, which queries SQL DB and display the data based on business logic & logged-in user role. We are not ...
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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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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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Install an app from the appCatalog using javascript CSOM

I'm trying to install an app in a site from the AppCatalog using the javascript CSOM I get the apps from the App Catalog using req.apps = SP.AppCatalog.getAppInstances(clientContext, oWebsite); I ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Cannot update allowMembersEditMembership

I can't seem to update the setting on a group to allow members to edit members. This is my code: function setGroupsMembershipEditingMode(uri) { var context = new SP.ClientContext(appweburl); var ...
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Display SharePoint 2013 document library (App) as IFRAME

Can I display a standard document library (SharePoint 2013) as an IFrame on external web page? If yes, whats the easiest way of accomplishs this?
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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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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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Adding an APP of type Wiki library VS adding new enterprise wiki subsite

What are the differences between adding new Subsite of type "Publishing >> Enterprise Wiki" , and just adding a new Wiki Library App to any site ? and when to use each ? Thanks
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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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Can i publish Sharepoint Apps if my Office 365 Subscription uses Sharepoint 2010

I have a paid office365 account which was created a while back. The sharepoint version is 2010 because when the account was created this was the latest version of sharepoint. I have an Sharepoint ...
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Unable to access the SP2013 App from IE but able to access from chrome

I've started working on SP2013 App development. When I'm deploying the app from VS2012, the App is successfully getting deployed. But after Trusting the app, it is showing "Internet cannot display the ...
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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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Changing content type from a sp2013 app using REST

I'm creating an app that uses a calendar and its events as a source for information. My app, however, needs some additional fields associated with the event. The additional fields are easy to create ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Problem when i try to acess app manager

I`am installed an app but when i try to acess admin panel of app i receive an error. You can see.. the URL link change when i click into the App.
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Provision WebPart from Appdomain

I can provision and install a webpart on a page from the app-domain, but its always invisible. I see that the webpart have been added in Web Part Page Maintenance (?contents=1). But i cant edit the ...
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how to prevent my Issue tracking App from creating history for the Description field

I have an issue tracking App inside SharePoint 2013. and by default the Issue tracking App will create a new Description history whenever a user edit an item as follow:- this might be a good ...
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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 ...