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Deleting Test-licenses from Office365

I have written a method that installs a test-license to my O365-SharePoint. It uses the following method: Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Utilities.Utility.ImportAppLicense() This works fine, but now I ...
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Windows Server and Windows CAL License for SP 2013?

We are planning to set up a SP 2013 farm with 4 servers. 1 App 1 WFE 1 Search 1 Database Could someone explain what are the different licenses we would need for each server? e.g. Windows ...
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Trying to figure out how to license Provider Hosted Add-in

I'm currently working on an add-in which I want to protect with a licensing system. For that reason I decided to build a provider hosted add-in since it should be able to do some server side checking ...
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Determine CAL Requirements for SharePoint Server

How can I determine the number of SharePoint Server CALs I need in my environment based on the active users using SharePoint?
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Can we upgrade from SP2013 std to trial key and then switch to Enterprise key later?

Our development farm (SharePoint 2013 on-premise) is running Standard edition. We have ordered Enterprise license but the key is not available until next month. Our developers need Enterprise feature ...
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Can we use Azure AD accounts to avoid wasting Office 365 licenses?

Suppose we have 100 external users that need access to the SharePoint Online website to browse some content These users don't need Lync, Word, Mail etc from office 365. Just a site access We have 0 ...
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Change SP 2013 from Enterprise to standard edition

By Mistake I have added Enterprise Licence key istead of standard key during Sharepoint 2013 Installation. Now, I want to use Standard Licence key instead of Enterprise. Is there short way to do that. ...
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How to calculate Sharepoint users for licensing?

How to calculate Sharepoint users for licensing? Which tool to use to calculate the Sharepoint users for licensing purposes. Maybe there PowerShell script? Or use Reports Web Analytics? Or stupid ...
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Do I need to rebuild the farm just to reenter the key?

We've installed SharePoint 2010 SP2 Enterprise using the MSDN key. For some reason, I thought I could easily change it later. However, to my horror I've learned that I cannot do it. So, the question ...
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Transfer App license to another SharePoint server

On a test SP server which has a installed SharePoint 2013 Foundation we have installed an App from SP Store. My issue now is to transfer the App license from this server to another SharePoint 2013 ...
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How to License a SharePoint 2013 Farm?

I am planning 1 web front end server and 1 application server in a Test and Production farms. So, I will have a total of 4 servers. Do I need 4 instances of SharePoint 2013 license Enterprise edition ...
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500 error when trying to reconcile Office 365 licenses

When we click on this: We receive this message: How can we reconcile our Office 365 licenses?
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SharePoint Online Multiplexing

We are developing a system where we want to provide a certain Group of users to collect data using a mobile app. The mobile app Connects to a web api. The plan is to have the web api store the data ...
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Enterprise license required for modifying workflow initiation forms?

We're running a SharePoint Server 2013 Standard farm with Standard CALs for all users. Within a few site collections we're using ootb list workflows (2010 engine; no reusable workflows). For some ...
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Can external SharePoint Online user be added to add-in (app) license?

There is a SharePoint hosted add-in (app) installed from Office Store, which uses standard Office Store licensing (and API for license validation). SharePoint Online portal has some external users (...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Install app for SharePoint': Sideloading of apps is not enabled on this site.

My site is a developer site and I did enable the siteloading feature through the powershell script. But I still get this error whenever I try to deploy an app. Is this because of the licensing? I am ...
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Upgrading from SharePoint Foundation 2013 to SharePoint Server 2013 Enterprise

TechNet has an article for this that start with point 1 and ends on point 2. http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/16033.sharepoint-2013-migrate-from-sharepoint-foundation-2013-to-...
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SharePoint App (add-in) Office Store license check…what to do if multiple licenses?

The MSDN docs say "if multiple licenses are purchased for the same app by using different Microsoft accounts, the licenses are returned in the following order of priority: Paid, Free, Unexpired Trial, ...
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Create and use test License for SPA on SharePoint Online

I am trying to test my license authentication code for a SPA on SharePoint online. I know that this is technically vulnerable due to the client-side nature of the code but I would like to keep this in ...
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Is there a way in SharePoint online to programmatically find out how many users are assigned a SharePoint license in Office 365?

Basically we have a provider hosted app that needs to check the number of users in an Office 365 subscription that are assigned to a SharePoint license. Maybe some sort of Office 365 API?
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User license enforcement: Standard CALs and personal My Site Issues

We use on-premises SharePoint 2013 in our environment, and we are experiencing a problem where all users who aren't members of the "Enterprise CAL" AD group are unable to get a My Site provisioned. ...
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Full-trust SharePoint hosted app licensing

As we know, Apps for SharePoint that request full-control permissions are not accepted in the Office Store. So, how to implement licensing management and validation then? Especially for SharePoint ...
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Change SharePoint 2013 License from Enterprise to MSDN Enterprise possible?

I have a development server that has been installed as a full fledged enterprise server with Enterprise SQL and also Enterprise SharePoint. This should be changed to a MSDN environment. My question ...
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Get Current Licence type for SharePoint Farm using C#?

As the question says, I want to fetch the license type for my current SharePoint farm in my C# code i.e. current license SharePoint Server with Enterprise Client Access License I want to get the ...
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Do I need to buy CALs in case of FBA?

Do I need to buy user CALs when Form-base authentication is used in the intranet portal?
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How to install Sharepoint CALs?

If my company has a SPLA license with access to Sharepoint 2013 media\install key available how do you go about purchasing\installing user CALs? I'm coming from my experience with Terminal Servers \ ...
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SharePoint 2013 Enterprise CALs and Enterprirse Agreement semantics

Backstory: I have a customer that has x number of SharePoint eCALS as part of their EA, and 0 Standard CALs as part of the same EA. The question: Given that eCALs are additive, should their EA ...
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Sharepoint server 2013 professional , is showing SharePoint foundation core patches

I have SharePoint server 2013 professional , as shown below:- But when I checked the patches inside central administration web aplication, I found that I have many SharePoint foundation patches, as ...
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Does SharePoint come with Windows Server?

I am working on a justification to buy SharePoint 2010. One of the points I want to make is that my corporation already owns it! Can I say that "SharePoint ships with Microsoft’s Windows Server ...
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SharePoint 2010 - How to calculate the user base by then eCals?

How does Microsoft calculate the eCal for SharePoint 2010? On what basis? Lets say, couple of users left the organization or few of them are added in a quarter.
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Definitive List Of SharePoint Enterprise Features For Licensing Purposes

Is there a definitive list of SharePoint 2010 Features that cause liability for Enterprise CAL's? (i.e. I want to know all the Enterprise feature names and all the standard feature names so that I ...
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Powershell Scripts To Help With Enterprise CAL Licensing

We have an upcoming audit from Microsoft. I'm finding it very difficult to find out which hidden features are liable for an enterprise CAL. We have a certain number of Enterprise CALs but need to ...
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License Question

Does writing custom code for business process violate the user agreement for use of SharePoint Foundation? Also, can SharePoint foundation be used for any business practices at all? I am in a ...
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Sharepoint 2010 to 2013 Upgrade (License Migration)

I have been having a hard time finding an answer to this anywhere. I know the licensing model has changed from SharePoint 2010 to 2013. If we already have SharePoint 2010 licenses for our servers and ...
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SP 2010 Service Pack 2 - The trial period for this product has expired

Brand new 2010 SP 2 install. Entered Enterprise key, successfully went through config wizard. I configured a couple of different web apps with team sites and both of them give me The trial period ...
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Amazon EC2 - Windows Server 2008 R2 DC - SharePoint 2010 Foundation

We have an application running in the Amazon EC2 environment on a Windows Server 2008 R2 (Data Center edition) VM with SQL licensing (added as part of the hourly figure). Now we have an application ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Foundation, Windows Server 2012 and SQL Server 2012 Licensing

I'm trying to figure out the exact licensing and costs i need for a client that wants to run Sharepoint Foundation. Here is the scenario 1 Server Running Windows Server 2012 + Sharepoint Foundation ...
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How many server licenses do I need for SharePoint 2013?

The licensing for SharePoint 2013 is a bit confusing, but I think I understand most of it. All of our users are internal, so I need CALs for them. We want to use enterprise features, so I need to add ...
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AccessDatabaseEngine (Free or Paid Version)

I want to use Datasheet view in my SharePoint site but when i clicked on datasheet view, its not opened. i need to install AccessDatabaseEngine. in my computer, i do not install Microsoft office and ...
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Licensing for Visual Studio Sharepoint 2010 solution

I had created my custom solution which is set custom master page on feature activation and remove custom master page and set default master page as it is on feature deactivation. I have developed ...
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Licensing for undefined user count

I have a potential client who needs a questionnaire converted into electronic format. I thought SharePoint could do the trick. Problem is, the organization only has about 7 users but the form would be ...
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Is Picture Library Slideshow Web Part available in O365 Education A2 plan?

Well, the title says pretty much all: I do not have such a plan available at the moment, but I need to understand if that plan includes the Picture Library Slideshow Web Part out-of-the-box. I'm ...
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License to re-publish information created in share point?

We have lots of users that don't have computers and never come in to the office, these are people working in the field. We want to create an app that they can use to read some of the information we at ...
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SharePoint 2010/2013 Upgrade and License Type

I am working on a test upgrade of SharePoint 2010 to 2013 on VMware in a dev/test environment. It's a two server farm with publishing template for Intranet, standard license. I was just about to ...
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Can Sharepoint support 46000 user and how much does it cost?

So we plan to deploy Microsoft Sharepoint on a private cloud for a large country wide institution. Our installation has to support approximatively 46000 user. I would like to know if sharepoint have ...
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SharePoint 2013 Analytics and Licensing

I am trying to determine whether or not the SharePoint 2013 Web Analytics API can be used in an environment where all users have SPS 2013 Standard CALs. More specifically, I want to use the Microsoft....
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SharePoint 2013 editions

I am researching upgrade scenarios for SharePoint 2013 and cant find any official information. So the questions are: Am I right saying that SharePoint 2013 Foundation cant be upgraded to Standard\...
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SharePoint 2010 licence cost

For a very large size organization which wants to implement intranet portal which is having 20K user in each region e.g. North America, South America, Europe, Asia pacific, Africa region how is ...
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o365 A2 safe bet for our SharePoint 2013 production farm?

While we build our on-prem SP 2013 we are playing with free o365 A2. We have about 2TB of production content and about 5000 acitve users, with a potential 20,000 users. Maybe 500 users using ...
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SharePoint online solution licensing

We are working on solution which we belive could be useful for organizations using SharePoint. We designed and implemented solution so it can be used in sharepoint online. Since we want to be selling ...