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Create a field related to a Check box item

I have multiple check box fields. I need for each checked item to display related description: For example, If I check mobile I need to automatically load "Samsung,iPhone"... The related ...
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Office 365: Management API Resource disabled

I'm trying to access the Management Activity API for tenant level (Azure AD, Sharepoint, Exchange) events but when I make an API call I get this in response {"error":"invalid_resource","...
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SPOnline: Read attributes of users from Azure AD

I have a requirement to read AD attributes of users (not just logged in user) from my SP hosted app. This includes information like Department, Manager, location and some other custom attributes. Is ...
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SharePoint Online - Office 365 - Help to clearing up some issues and some inspiration/guiding [on hold]

I have been employed by a company that uses Office 365 Enterprise E3 They are not completely satisfied with their SharePoint solution and for good reason. Technically it works but the appearance ...
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List Validation formula help!

I am creating a record center and am having issues trying to have one column (column1) get information from end user and that their answer (choice-dropdown) will determine next set of options that ...
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Check file in and preserve the last modified by

Is it possible to check in a file as another user? The reason I ask is that I perform some updates to a list item including the modified by. I would like to preserve the modified by
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How to store a HTML file to a list? Not as attachment

I noticed that there are some HTML / ASPX files that are tied to the SharePoint list, which makes the file's URL to be: https://<path>/Lists/<ListName>/<FileName>.html or https://<...
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How do I create a Group in Infopath 2013 that's not a people picker

My form starts with an existing SharePoint list template (I'm working in Office 365) and I need to create optional sections - which require Groups. Seems easy but... When I select myFields in ...
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Using default and user selected filters for a list

I want to filter a main/task list based on what's being selected in a Sharepoint List Filter Web part. However if there is a "querystring" in the URL, then I want the List filter autoselected to whats ...
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InfoPath error while publishing the form to SharePoint list in Office 365

I'm getting the below error when i publish the InfoPath form to SharePoint list in Office 365. Error: The soap error indicates that an error occurred on the server: Server was unable to process ...
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querystring filter not sending value to SP list filter webpart

The List Filter seems to show the selected value from the query string while editing the page, but as soon as the page is saved, the value gets unselected from the List Filter webpart. I want the ...
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How do I draw someones attention to a document that is already shared with them?

We have SharePoint in Office365 and store some shared documents there. All members of my team have access. When I create a document there, I want to point certain colleagues to it so that the know ...
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Display Templates successfully uploaded but don't show in Search Result Edit web part

I have a ready and tested (on a different site: and it worked perfectly) Display template (made up of 2 HTML files) This morning I was trying to upload the same Display template in the: /_catalogs/...
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SPD 2013 Custom Form won't allow connections between webparts - “No Schema”

Using SharePoint 2013 online, with SharePoint Designer 2013 (I'm not a developer, so not willing to look at Visual Studio sorry) I have five custom lists that are all related to one another but ...
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SharePoint 2013: What is the fastest way to retrieve all files and folders in a library with many items?

At first I used GetItems, but retrieving 5000 items was really slow even for indexed views. (around 2 minutes) Now I came back to use what I know retrieves them really fast (less then 10 seconds) - ...
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Offie 365 security groups with SharePoint Permissions

I have created departments for example: Business Developement CAD HR Now I have been reading that I should be adding my office 365 security groups inside my SharePoint groups. For example: Do I ...
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Workflow to make user add a new item of a list on each stage

I have SharePoint Designer installed and Office 365. I have some custom lists created and want to make a workflow that asks the user to add a new item on the custom list in order to get into the next ...
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Using Linux Shell scripting to upload a document to SharePoint

Please note that this question was originally asked on StackOverflow, as I didn't know StackExchange had a Sharepoint Q&A board until thoroughly researching an answer to this question. Feel free ...
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Unable to get property 'showmodaldialog' of undefined or null

I am getting the following error: Unable to get property 'showModalDialog' of undefined or null reference Here is my piece of code: if(sData.indexOf("IMAGEAPP")){ var iUrl=sData....
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Pass the query string value to NewForm.aspx SharePoint Online/365

i know there is an answer to this in shareponit 2013 and that SharePoint Online/365 should be pretty much the same, however i can't seem to get the following code (not my own, this is taken from a ...
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How to group custom app parts in a single group/category?

I have many app parts which i want to be under single group or category. So, when i will go in the "Edit mode" of the page, I will see my apps in a separate category. Please refer the below picture: ...
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Get access to “Office 365 Group” documents from Word “Open” dialog

I know I can paste the link to the group files into the address bar and refresh the dialog view, eg https://tenant.sharepoint.com/sites/groupalias/Shared%Documents I would like to add a link within ...
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Member of AD Group Not Getting Permissions in SharePoint Online

Dealing with the following issue. First, the scenario: UserA account exists in Domain1 UserA is a member of GroupX in Domain2 Domain2 trusts Domain1 (one-way) Domain1 and Domain2 both sync with ...
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Preventing SharePoint App In Personal Devices

How do we prevent connections to our O365/SharePoint Online sites from the SharePoint mobile device on unmanaged mobile devices? We cannot prevent people from installing the app on their device so ...
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creating folder in document library using jsom

I am trying to create a new folder inside a document library using JSOM, below is my code var requestUri = _spPageContextInfo.webAbsoluteUrl + "/_api/web/folders"; function getFormDigest(webUrl) { ...
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Cannot read property 'get_dataProvider' of undefined - Content Search

I am trying to setup the Content Search webpart in a SharePoint 2013 Office 365 environment using a custom master page and it isn't doing anything. The web part attempts to load in data but it outputs ...
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Recommended approach for associating metadata to content that would lead to relevant search

I have a question about associating metadata with content. Let say I have a document called purchase order and it has other properties associated with it such as client and year. So ideally I would ...
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Is it Possible to have the sharepoint content sorting rules automatically update as new metadata tags are generated?

I'm trying to set up a content organizer for a SharePoint site so that it creates folders based off the metadata given. Specifically in two different categories. I created two taxonomy sets, one for ...
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How to start a “Workflow 2010” with CSOM in Sharepoint Online

I am creating a workflow that sends an email to internal & external users. Since, in sharepoint Online, workflows are not allowed to send emails to external users. It is not the case in "workflow ...
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How to remove site path from webpage share point online using 0365? [closed]

How do remove the site path/directory from a SharePoint online site that was built using office365? It is posted at the time of the page looks like /sites/homepage Thank you
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Check for content type usage - Cannot delete Content Type - SharePoint Online / O365

I'm having problem removing / deleting two (2) content types. I managed to delete 14 but there are two left behind. Those two are at the same level as the other ones. I've deleted: all items in ...
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Get Office 365 Contacts in visual webpart (ASP.NET/C#)

I want to retrieve Office 365 Contacts details (FirstName, LastName, Email... etc) and display it in custom webpart in SharePoint online. After google search i found following msdn articles, ...
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Modify alert email in Office365 Sharepoint

We have a list that sends a summary alert if items are updated or created. When an item is modified it only shows the columns that have been changed which isn't what the users want. When an item is ...
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Setting permissions for published resource calendars not working

I want to publish resource calendars to a public URL to allow anonymous users to view only the meeting availability, but it is showing the full details. Here are my external sharing settings: I ...
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Ribbon save action triggered even after using return false [Page Layout Edit mode]

I have an article page where I need to do some custom validations in Edit mode(page layout). I am trying to cancel the save action using return false but the page is still saved. $('span[id="Ribbon....
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PreSaveAction not working for Page Layout Edit mode

I have an article page where I need to do some custom validations in Edit mode(page layout). I tried with PreSaveAction method but I guess it only works for list forms. Any idea how I can validate few ...
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REST api error in SharePoint App [duplicate]

I need to create new item to list.. $.ajax({ url: appWebUrl + "/_api/SP.AppContextSite(@target)" + "/web/lists/getbytitle('NewList')/items?" + "@target='" + hostWebUrl + "'", method: "...
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Authentication options for SharePoint Online

So I am starting to create and plan out an intranet sight for my company. One aspect that I'm looking to get info on is about authentication, we want to be able to access it within our network openly. ...
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REST API page validation error for SharePoint app

I need to do insert operation to SharePoint list. Below is my code.. $.ajax({ url: appWebUrl + "/_api/SP.AppContextSite(@target)" + "/web/lists/getbytitle('NewList')/items?" + "@target='" + ...
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disable DispForm.aspx?

I'm trying to stop authorized users that have access to SharePoint lists to view records directly in SharePoint. Currently I allow users to view / edit data via linked SharePoint lists with MS Access....
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Best practice to implement paging in rest api for Get Items Endpoint

I currently managed to do it with /GetItems(query=@v1)?@v1=${query}&$expand=${expand}&$top=${pageSize}&$skip=${top} I tried using skiptoken instead of skip but no skiptoken result is ...
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SharePoint online edit wiki page template (not enterprise)

How can I edit wiki page template (not enterprise wiki) to include modified by and modified information at the bottom. I tried editing masterpage, but information was then visible on all page (ie. ...
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Error 404 on Utility.ImportAppLicense

I try to install a custom license into a Office365 - SharePoint site. I use the following mechanism: Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Utilities.Utility.ImportAppLicense(ctx, licenseToken, ...
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How to publish all files in SharePoint document library

How to publish all items in a document library instead of going file by file and publish.
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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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get direct download link from sharepoint [duplicate]

I need to get direct download link from sharepoint The link that I get when I click on share looks something like this https://somesite-my.sharepoint.com/personal/username/_layouts/15/guestaccess....
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Add a new custom actions group to Site Settings in O365

I need to add a new Custom Actions Group to Site Settings page and inside this group a new custom link. On the click of this custom link the user should be redirected to the Provider Hosted App that ...
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How to get a Download link for a document in SharePoint library for anonymous users

I uploaded a file to a folder in https://sitename-my.sharepoint.com/ I created a view link, requiring no access The problem is when I open the generated url in incognito window, it opens in ...
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Migrating data in SharePoint Online

I have an App created and deployed to SP online. The list that gets deployed with the app is empty and I need to migrate data into it. Is it possible to import a SharePoint list (.stp) into a ...
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Checking Schedule for Crawl with a Business Essentials license?

My organization has a Business Essential license for SharePoint Online. Where would we go to review the configuration for the Crawl Schedule? If it isn't configurable, what is the default crawl ...