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What is the best option for a leave request solution for o365

I'm trying to create or purchase a leave request solution that can manage accrual of vacation days and manage request approval. I haven't found anything that covers my needs on the app store. I'm able ...
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Cannot edit discussion-level permissions in SP2013 Community Site?

We're using a SP2013 (on O365) Community Site where users can discuss topics and ask questions. So far, so good. The user requirement: Now, based on certain criteria, we want to be able to limit ...
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Create custom workflow status values

I am relatively new to Office 365 (SharePoint Online), so bear with me. How can I create a custom status for my workflow? Say I have the following statuses Initiated First level approved ...
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Adding Workflow services to Site page with web part

I am new to SharePoint so please try to understand that I can be not too clear and even not very logical. Basically the task which I have to do now is such: - Create site page with Visio services ...
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Custom Signout page in sharepoint online

I'm trying to create a custom signout page, or force a redirect to the login page...really anything other than the default signout.aspx page would be good. There is lots of info out there explaining ...
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How to get list data to Excel to create chart with date filter?

I have to create chart from a custom list in o365 site. There is one column named "Due Date" in my list. I want only those records whose Due Date is today or gone, I mean Due Date <= Today. How ...
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Document metadata are replaced after uploading document again in o365

I have created a document library in o365. In o365 a new button is showing at the top of the document library "Upload". Now I have uploaded a document and added some metadata to that. Now when I am ...
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Office 365 Development Production Setup

We are seeking advice here on what the development, integration and production environments are setup as for a development team. We are currently trying to migrate code from development to an ...
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provider hosted app - access a list in mysite

I am creating a provider hosted app for O365 and have given read permission on tenant. Is there any way, I can access a list present in mysite of any user (not just the current user)? If for example, ...
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SP2013 SP-Hosted O365 App — Update List Won't Work

I was wondering if anyone can see something wrong with this update function? I have been fighting with this since Friday afternoon -- I have returned and alerted the correct value but the record ...
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SharePoint-Hosted Apps and Disaster Recovery

Microsoft's current emphasis is for us to "stay out of the GAC" and create Apps for SharePoint that clean up after themselves if uninstalled. I understand this and even agree with their suggestion ...
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Error: One or more field types are not installed properly. Go to the list settings page to delete these fields

I am trying to create a document library by sending the request to the sandbox solution. The request i am sending the request through the WebClient method listed below: UploadValues(string address, ...
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How can I edit the 'Modified' date field in a sharepoint online list?

I thought I'd found a solution to my issue but it seems to only apply to sharepoint on prem. I need to change some content in every document in a library but I want to do so without updating the ...
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What's the best way to “lock” the modified date field with its current value while I edit a bunch of docs in a library?

I need to edit a bunch of hyperlinks within some documents without altering the 'modified' date field on the list. I've found methods of entering a value into that field for each individual item, but ...
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Linking to edit properties in workflow

I am creating a workflow that requests a user to add information to a documents metadata. I can create a link to the document, but can't find a way of making the link to the edit properties for that ...
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Office 365- sharepoint file storage set up

I am new to this and an architect, not a computer person. We are looking at Office 365 with Sharepoint small business $6 a month plan. I am interested in how I can set up the storage. What we need ...
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Workflow status appears as pending even though task outcome has been registered as approved. How do I fix this?

I have a custom workflow that choses the approver from a list based on the department that the document is assigned to. It works in my on prem test environment but not in my O365 production ...
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Copying Page Layouts between tenancies in SP2013 Online

How does one move Page Layouts between tenancies in Sharepoint 2013 Online? I physically have the HTML file copied over and am able to select it from the page layouts dropdown in the ribbon, but I get ...
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O365 Autohosted App: CSOM read items from a list -> Unexpected response data from server

I have created an autohosted app for O365. I'm using a mix of the CSOM and SSOM. When I try to retrieve items from a list (MyList) with the below javascript code I receive an error: unexpected ...
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Where has the what's new webpart gone in sharepoint 2013? What replaces it?

Older versions of sharepoint had a webpart under social collaboration that could display recent activity in all document libraries within a given site. This webpart no longer exists in sharepoint 2013 ...
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How to bulk share / invite a site collection to multiple external customers using Powershell?

I have a number of users who are on an O365 SharePoint site that we manage that need access to another O365 SharePoint site. Both are separate Tenants. Rather than email them individually I want to ...
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Adding jquery.gantt to NAPA app

I trying to add the jquery.gantt ( http://mbielanczuk.com/2011/06/jquery-gantt-chart/) chart to an O365 app created by using NAPA. For the moment the example doesn't want to load. Where should I put ...
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Is there a reliable way to get a Date Time with the proper timezone into a list?

I have current project where they want a time related deadline inserted into a task list. No matter what I use for the date/time it always seems to be off by and hour or two. I am in EST using my ...
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Enable Developer Dashboard on SharePoint Online

Is the Developer Dashboard available on SharePoint Online (Office 365)? How do you enable it?
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Powershell Script to get UPN of O365 Users from thier emails?

Has anyone developed a Powershell script to get UPN of the O365 Users, provided we have their email address? Suggestions are welcome!
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Call JavaScript function on Page Render in o365

I'm trying to add some JavaScript code to my o365 site which should be called everytime when the site is rendered and all the needed objects are initialized. So far I got to this, but still it doesn't ...
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Set request access email address through CSOM

In the server side object model it's possible to set the request access email address through the property SPWeb.RequestAccessEmail (MSDN). Since we are moving our SharePoint tenant to Office365 I'm ...
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What's the best way to get to Crawl log in SharePoint Online 2013?

In SPO, Search suddenly stopped working. Can't even locate files from inside document libraries. Where is the crawl log in SPO?
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Can you apply a site template to a subsite of a Developer Site on Office 365 (SP2013)?

For development testing I use the "Developer Site" site definition for my root web. When I create a sub-site of this developer site I want to use a custom site template I have created. However, when ...
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All-Day outlook event doesn't shown in Sharepoint-Online calender view

We have an application that deploys outlook event/appointment/calender (in my case Outlook All-Day event) details contained in a xml file to Office 365 using sharePoint client API. It seems everything ...
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SharePoint Online 2013 o365 . Keeping users inside Site Pages only

Using Native SPO 2013 features is it possible to keep a group of users from opening anything but Site Pages? I need these users to be able to write entries to a list, but I don't want them opening ...
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Unable to add an app on sharepoint online 2013 of O-365?

The app is already in the corporate store but while adding the app it gives error "You can't add this app here.". for details "Ask your administrator to turn on Web Site Autohosting" Details ...
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Sites in SPContentDatabase returns null reference

I am trying to get the list of sites in a site collection. I have used SPContentDatabase to access the database of the site collection but some of the sites are returned as null although they are ...
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Preserving version comment in the document library

I am trying to migrate the document library from Sharepoint 2010 to SharePoint2013 using the Client Object Model. I have used FPSE for check out and check in. Using these I am able to preserve the ...
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Developing a simple Webpart with NAPA on SharePoint Online 2013 in o365 . jQuery?

Installed NAPA and playing around. Some high level questions. If I'm building a webpart.. why does it insist on me having default.aspx? I put some jquery in ClientWebPart.aspx page to cause a ...
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New Infopath 2013 in o365?? … Select the form template to open this xml file?

I create a new forms library in o365/SPO. I click new document and it opens infopath2013 and asks for select the form template to open this xml file Where do I get this from? Also if select New ...
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SharePoint Online 2013 o365 Personal Site vs Mysite

Fresh o365 instance. Noticed the SITES link in SPO gives you a personal page. Also noticed SPO (somewhere) offers you the option to create a My Site host. on o365/spo 2013 What's the difference ...
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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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Consuming On-Prem SQL Data from SharePoint 2013 Online (Office 365)

At a high level, What's the recommended Development model if we want to consume local (On-Prem) SQL data from Office 365 SharePoint 2013 Cloud application? Say we have a custom SharePoint List Form ...
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Renaming a Page Library

What is the proper way of renaming a page library from a site collection that has a different regional setting? e.g. Dutch, changing Paginas to Pages. Swedish/Norwegian from Sider and Sidor to Pages, ...
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How can one reset themes as they are changed?

Is there any way of catching when a theme is being changed -- so that I can fire a ThmxTheme.RemoveThemeFromWeb? The option to change the theme is currently hidden in our farm, but we can't disallow ...