Office 365 primarily denotes a set of subscription based software services that require monthly or periodic payment of fees to Microsoft Corporation.

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SharePoint Online Document Library: Create new document from custom templates

My users have a requirement in SharePoint Online to create new versions of Word and Excel documents from an existing document "template". The templates are simple pre-formatted Word or Excel docs. ...
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Audit log web service for Office 365

I am working on developing an application that will interact with the Office 365 services. I am currently able to get the files and folders of a singed-in user using the OAuth2 authentication. I am ...
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Download RSS feed as xml file from Sharepoint Online using PowerShell

How it is possible to download xml file out of this feed (website) using PowerShell? I can authenticate with sharepoint using CSOM but do not what to do next. As service user is not administrator I ...
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Sharepoint Version in word

Is there a way of embedding the SharePoint file version number in a Word document? Importantly, I'm using Word 2013 and SharePoint Online**. Various methods are discussed online but, for example, the ...
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SharePoint 2013 hybrid SSO: prevent Office 365 login page

We've configured a SharePoint 2013 two-way hybrid farm with ADFS 3.0. We want to achieve Single Sign-On (SSO), which is working, but not quite in a way that's ideal. Here's a scenario: When a user ...
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Person or Group passed in Site Column - Office 365

Creating a multi tiered SharePoint site for managing certifications and other different types of records that relate to a person. I have created a roster that has all the personal information for the ...
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Office 2013 save to SharePoint Team site instead of my-site

When I use Word 2013 and I click save, I have the option of saving to my organization's SharePoint site. However as soon as I click save, and chose SharePoint, I'm prompted to MySite. By clicking on ...
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Specify Office Word application default SharePoint site and disable SharePoint Online

Our organization has Office 2013 applications, and SharePoint 2013 on-premises (which we do use) and Office 365 - SharePoint Online (which we DO NOT use). Problem is that SharePoint Online is also ...
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How do you add Meta-tags/CSS/JavaScript to head on SharePoint Online (without unghosting the MasterPage)

I’ve found a few semi-related articles on how to add meta-tags to the head (without changing the definition of the page I believe). I need to do this in a couple different ways… first of all I need to ...
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Conflicting permission in provider hosted apps

I am stuck in a weird issue. I have a provider hosted app which needs to be deployed in MySite of users. This app is requesting for 2 permissions: Full Control on Web (which only user can approve) ...
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Content type with custom forms in many site collections

I developed a custom form for a Content Type but it seems that I cannot have the files referenced outside my site collection so I included the file in the site Collection, Let's say know that I have ...
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Add a button on each posts of a blog

I have a blog site and i want to add a "Facebook Share" button on the bottom of every post. For the moment the solution i found is to modify the master page to call a JQuery script that will modify ...
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taxonomy field error Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED))

I am using an Office 365 custom solution I have a custom list with a couple of taxonomy fields. I have added some JavaScript to customize the fields i.e.hide and show the fields depending on some ...
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How to get the unread email count or total email count from office365 mail box to sharepoint

I have an requirement like, need to show the email count or unread email count of the logged in user in sharepoint O365. For each user there is one mail box configured. Based on that logged in user i ...
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Display SharePoint Online in an iframe on different domain

We would like to display pages from SharePoint Online in an iframe of a Page hosted somewhere else, e.g. in an Azure Web App: <iframe src="https://site.sharepoint.com/"></iframe> When ...
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Office 365 About me link is missing

I have an Office 365 account. In SharePoint site collection I am not able to see "About Me" link. Only tenant admin can see this link. Any specific permission required for that?
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Sharepoint 2013, o365 Exchange Online Task Sync

We use Office 365 for hosted exchange, and I have an on premises SharePoint 2013 farm, and I'm trying to find a way to sync tasks with Outlook. I have been researching for the past couple days and ...
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Did Microsoft just update Sharepoint online?

Over the last couple of days the html markup of several of my customers completely separated Sharepoint online sites have changed slightly. For example the element with the id ...
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Custom Site Creation with CSOM

I have the need to customize the site creation process in SharePoint Online. Is this possible via an app using JavaScript CSOM? If so can anyone point me in the right direction.
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How can we copy data from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint ONLINE 2013?

How can we copy/export a library/list that currently lives on SharePoint 2010 and import it to SharePoint 2013 on office 365? I have searched the web, but I just don't seems to find a good example ...
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Open SharePoint Online web with SharePoint Designer gives server error saying it has an old version?

On my Office 365/SharePoint Online tenant, I’m trying to create a Workflow with SharePoint Designer 2013. This has worked before, but today I get a strange error: Server error: The version of ...
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Office 365 - Open html document in browser in document library

I'm using office 365. I would like to be able to click on an html file in the document library and have it open in the browser instead of prompting me to download. How would I do this?
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Proxy page for Office 365

I am working on an Office 365 (SharePoint Online) website, and I am looking for a way to retrieve data (xml, json) from remote sites that don't necessarily support JSON-P or CORS. I could use an XML ...
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REST API to fetch List/LIbrary URL's from subsites

I am working on a requirement to display all sub sites and list/Libraries inside sub site using REST. I am able to fetch Sub sites and List/Libraries but i am not able to fetch List/Library Url's. Can ...
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Content Enrichment for O365

Can I use content enrichment for O365? I've found some material about content enrichment but for on-prem. Where can I find information about CE for SharePoint online?
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SharePoint Apps vs Cloud Business Apps

What is the difference between cloud business apps vs SharePoint online apps and When the use of one better than other?
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Edit links in OOTB “Community Tools” web part in office 365

I've a requirement to show some custom links in OOTB "community tools" webpart (which will be shown only to community owners and moderators). I've to remove few links and add some custom links to ...
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Replacing Slide Library in 2013

I have a system on SP 2010 that is going to be upgraded to 2013. However, it appears Slide Library has been deprecated ...
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Can we have privileges to access 14 hive folder in Office 365 (SharePoint Online) ?

I am using SharePoint Online (Office 365) i want to know that can we have privileges to access 14 hive folder in Office 365 ?
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How to see what site template is used in SharePoint Online (Office 365)

Is there a simple way for me to see what template was used for a site collection in SharePoint Online (Office 365)? The Site Collection properties only show details like "number of subsites", ...
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Excel VBA code to upload document into SharePoint online 2013

I'm looking for a snippet in VBA to upload a document (PDF file) into SharePoint online
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Reserved folder names sharepoint online

I'm currently running into an issue with creating a folder titled "large_files" When using the Web UI in OneDrive for Business I've created the following folder ...
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Removing top links from Sharepoint online team site

The whole day yesterday I have been trying to follow the instructions from MSDN to hide the top links in a SharePoint team site (SharePoint Online in Office 365). However, I can not get it to work. ...
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Any possible way to hide my web-part in Office 365

Is there any way I can show my webpart only to people who have full control on website ? I have a webpart which creates a sub site, but I want it to show only to people who have full control, but I ...
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Retrieve list items created by user based on login credentials

I'm developing a SP2013 office 365 app using the Sharepoint hosted option so working with JS. I'm allowing users to create new records in a list and also displaying that list of records that are ...
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list all users in an office 365 site powershell csom

How can I list all the users from an office 365 account. I have tried this: $users = $Context.web.SiteUsers; $userinfos = $Context.web.SiteUserInfoList; ...
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CurrentUser.IsSiteAdmin should be true but returns false

Why does CurrentUser.IsSiteAdmin return false for a user that is listed in the site collection admin in SharePoint? I am building an Office 365 app that accesses SharePoint via the REST api. During ...
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Open text file from new document menu in document library

SharePoint Online, I have created a content type for text files and it is available as "New Text Document" in document library new document menu. When I click on new text document I get following ...
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Create list and add a choices column to default view

I would like to create a link list, and then add a choice column (Field) with two choices to the default view. Using the following code i am able to create the list and add a column (Field) to the ...
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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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Modify Global Navigation CSOM

Can I modify the Global Navigation by using CSOM against a publishing site in SharePoint Online. What I would like to achieve is to hide some of the navigation elements in the global top navigation.
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Web template WSP works on sharepoint foundation 2013 but not showing up in office 365

Web template WSP works on share-point foundation 2013 but not showing up in office 365. What could be the possible reason ? I can activate the wsp and also can activate the feature. I also tried to ...
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How to get file or list item icon in SharePoint 2013 using javascript

My requirement is i have to display files from document library with images using javascript object model or spservices. pls let me now is there a way.
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How to get value from URL in Sandbox solution of Office 365 (SharePoint Online)?

I have created custom webpart and deployed on default edit page. now i wnt to access the ListItem ID from the Page URL but it gives error that you can not use request.Query String in Office 365. How ...
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Publish contenttype after activating feature (Office 365)

I've created a Contenttype and some fields in a visual studio project. They are deployed when activating the "Content types"-feature. But here's the problem: I want them to be deployed to the Content ...
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Open Word document in Browser

I have created some document templates for Word, Excel and PowerPoint in office 365 sharepoint online and I have saved them on my desktop, I have created 3 content types as well and each content type ...
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Is it possible to change the Invite/Welcome e-mail for a site?

We are using SharePoint Online, and when we invite members to a new site, they will receive an e-mail like this: Here's the site that Administrator shared with you. Go to Sharepoint Site ...
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What is “Microsoft Office (2 files) - Version: 15.0.4420.1017” plugin?

Does anyone know what exactly the "Microsoft Office (2 files) - Version: 15.0.4420.1017" plugin does in Chrome? I can't find any documentation on this. I see this on Windows machines when I use ...
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Working with document Libraries based on UniqueID REST API

Is it possible to work with the document library with UniqueID/Guids rather than using GetFileByServerRelativeUrl? Say if I wanted to upload a file to a folder, could this be done using the Unique Id ...
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custom web fonts and relative urls in spfont file

I am building custom composed look for office 365 publishing site collection. The site collection that I am going to apply this composed look is NOT root site collection, so the url of the site ...