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Invite External Users gives ULS error

We're running an Office 365 SharePoint Online Extranet Solution. When I invite external users and add information text, I get an ULS error and the all but informative error: Sorry, something went ...
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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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Problem with adding a custom managed property in the People Search Hover Panel

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 (+ Sharepoint Designer 2013). We are using people search center as our intranet "Phone book" and it's working really well and I managed to customize the ...
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The best to way to reinstall DirSync tool

Since I have a new tenant in Office 365, I need re-mapping DirSync tool from my old tenant to new one. What is the best way to uninstall and reinstall DirSync tool from the server in order to avoid ...
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How can I access the shared link for a file/folder (sent in an email) through Sharepoint REST API?

I want to get a hold of the link that Sharepoint sends in an email to the person we share an file/folder with, through the REST API. I'm using Office365 and I am referring to the link under "Open to ...
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Sharepoint Online - How to show blogs in excerpt format

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. We are using a Sharepoint Online Blog as the official intranet news channel and it's all good but we are irritated about having the posts with full content ...
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Reading CSV file content in SharePoint 2013 Office 365

I have a requirement to read the content from a CSV file which will be uploaded frequently to a document library located in SharePoint 2013 Office 365. Also, after reading the content I need to ...
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Automating Upload of large volume files to Document library in SharePoint 2013 Office365

I have searched in the internet for multiple tools and none of tools are supporting to pre-fill metadata values for a document. I just wanted to know is there any tool which can automate the process ...
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How to call yammer related queries in sharepoint without facing any cross domain issue

I want to get the user id from yammer by using the REST query. For this i have the following code. $.ajax({ ...
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Creating a navigationnode of type Link from csom

I have a publishing enabled web that I want to add a link to, not a heading. var node = web.Navigation.QuickLaunch.Add(new NavigationNodeCreationInformation { Title = "Dokument", Url = web.Url + ...
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Office 365 Site Collection administrator

I just want to try the office 365 SharePoint Online and I got the trial account for it. When I created the private site collection the Administrator is required. How can I create a user for it? Is it ...
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Customizing Search box and button in O365

I want to customize the search box look and feel, I read an article about doing it using a delegate control, but that works only on prem, how do I do that in O365, I want to custom the textbox and ...
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Show recently changed or uploaded documents

I know there has been previous questions on the subject, but I haven't yet found an answer suited to my situation. I would like to create a list/app/webpart on my SharePoint page to display any ...
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Sharepoint Online - Followed Site activity in Newsfeed

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 Plan 1. I've been trying to search the internet for information about the issue but cannot find anything recent. So my problem/question is that why there are ...
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Is it possible to email from a list?

Ok, so we have an app in Lotus Notes currently that receives emails (in a modified Notes mailbox). The emails have added fields so that processing and workflows can happen (lots of script, scheduled ...
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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 ...
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Getting Calendar items on Office 365 using REST API

Hi SharePoint Ninjas, I am having trouble with a REST call using jQuery on Office 365 and was wondering if you guys have ever experienced something similar and could give me some hints? What I am ...
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Use a workflow to filter a list

I have a spreadsheet that contains numerous products, each one with a unique PN, desc and price. There is similarity between products, contained in additional columns with simple YES or NO values ...
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Cant add list view webpart through XML

I'm trying to add a listview webpart to my default page of my sandboxed solution for SharePoint 2013 in Office 365. I'm using a ONET file to define my webtemplate based on the STS template. Among ...
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Unsupported features: Display of formulas in cells

I have a number of Excel templates that are stored in SharePoint library. When trying to either view or edit the files in my browser, I get the error message that the browser can't be used because ...
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How can I mask my url in Office 365?

How can I mask my url in Office 365? For example my team page for Office 365 is https://MYCUSTOMDOMAIN.sharepoint.com/_layouts/15/start.aspx#/SitePages/Home.aspx I used the wizard with godaddy and ...
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How do I create a page in a SharePoint host site from azure hosted app?

When I run the following code from azure with the app permissions 'Full Control' I can successfully create a page in the parent SharePoint(online) site. If I change the permissions to 'Manage' at site ...
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Customer log in without being registered to SharePoint

I am making a website inside of office 365 with sharepoint. I would like to have a small subset of maybe 10 users who have a log in and can login and do some very small things on the website such as ...
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Prevent automatic SharePoint Log in with cookies from another SharePoint account

When you frequently log in to a SharePoint website Y on one machine, the browser remembers you with cookies. Then, if you try to go to a different SharePoint website X (totally unrelated site), your ...
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Remove role from group programmatically, CSOM

I would like to remove the contribute permission level from a specific group. I use this code: Group group1 = web.SiteGroups.GetByName("StudentsKls11"); RoleDefinition readDef = ...
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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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SharePoint Online Custom Login UI

I am developing an external site for a client that requires external users to login to access a document library. I'd really like to keep a consistent look and feel so I'd like to use the Rest API for ...
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After migration to 2013 in OFFICE 365, Site UI is not proper, Black Hover is there

I have Migrated one site from 2010 to 2013. We have used Evaluation site to test migration, and resolved most Issues. once we have migrated the site, we came across one UI issue which was not part of ...
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How to use CSOM/Powershell to update list item(s) in O365 from CSV

Not a programmer, but need to get a job done. Using Powershell and CSOM I've found examples and been able to import CSV into a list as new items. That is working. Here is a code snippet I'm using ...
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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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O365 - Cannot import into the Term Store 'Failed to read or write to database.'

Using CSOM, I'm importing a set of terms that already have GUID, into my Site Collections Term Store. I create a new site collection, enable the features, and import the files into the term store. ...
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Access User Properties within workflow in Visual Studio

I'm trying to access User Properties from within the workflow designer for Visual Studio. I've gotten as far as getting the User's ID, and then looking them up. My problem is that fields such as ...
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Failure on setting Person/Group column via SPD

I have a SharePoint Online site where I am trying to set a person/group column via a SharePoint Designer workflow. The Library where I am trying to set the column has major versioning enabled and ...
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Cloud Business App for Office 365

I try to create Business App for SP Online. If I create relationship to other list in the same site, everything is OK. I can use lookup field. But if I try to use relationship (data) from different ...
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Add items to list programmatically

I would like to create a menu from the listtemplate Promoted Links, with several tiles. I use the following code to create the list, and create new list items: ListTemplate listTemplate = ...
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PageLayout not rendering for Anonymous Users

I have an external SharePoint Online site. The issue I am having is that the Page Layout I'm using does not render at all for anonymous users. My Masterpage renders fine and the Page Layout works ...
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Upload file in host web

I am using provider hosted app to upload files in a document library in host web. The app has Manage permission on Web. Now the issue is in some of the tenants (it is a multi tenant app), it gives ...
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Changing Left navigation in MySite (my content) for all users

In a SharePoint online (office 365) project, I am trying to add two new links to the left navigaion of my-sites, which must be visible for all users. when users go to their My-site (newsfeed). The new ...
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Rest List Filter Query Multi Line search

I have created a form and am using bootstrap, jquery and knockout to display the results nicely from a discussion board in office 365. I am querying a list using the rest api and applying a filter to ...
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How to migrate out of the box workflows to Office 365

As far as I know, SharePoint Designer workflows can be exported as templates and can be reused. But for out of the box workflows such as Three Stage, Publishing Approval, Approval and all the other ...
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How to reconcile old usernames after move to Office 365 from SharePoint 2010?

Any old people/group columns from lists and libraries copied from the old 2010 environment show the following in the new environment: Domain\UserName With red squiggles and the error message: No ...
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request failed unexpected response data from server null

My objective is to read and extract data from list created in SharePoint site and put it in another list of the same site. Firstly my problem is that an error message appears where I deploy my ...
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Office Online Public Site Cross Domain using REST Api to query List

I have a public Office 365 SharePoint site. I am using the REST Api to query some lists. Well since I have a custom DNS name, upon making my site public I lost the SSL cert on the site. This is ...
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How can I add a custom action to the Ribbon in the Site Pages Page Actions group in SharePoint 2013?

I'm trying to create a Ribbon custom action for SharePoint 2013 in Site Pages ->Page->Page Actions. Of successfully manage to create one for Documents->Files->Manage with Visual Studio features but I ...
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Newform.aspx in Office 365

Is there any way so when I click "Add new item" link in a list in office 365, that will redirect to a custom new form instead of default SharePoint form?
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Sharepoint Online Presence and Contact Cards

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 Plan 1 and I've been wondering that do we really need Lync to use the presence feature in Sharepoint (Newsfeed, comments, mysite etc.) or is there a way to ...
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When to use a subsite versus a library?

Our company has recently started using Office 365 and I am helping set up our structure of Sharepoint sites, Subsites and Libraries. The company is multi-national with 1000 employees. Each department ...
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Apply content organizer rules everytime a document is updated

In a sharepoint site we have activated Content Organizer feature. When a document is uploaded, content organizer check a custom property of the document metadata and redirect the document to an ...
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SharePoint Online website sitemap gets rolled back

I build an Office 365 SharePoint website and got a default sitemap from it. The Sitemap was not updated according to the pages I added to the website, hence I made changes to the sitemap. But ...
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Provider hosted app: An error occured while processing your request

I have a SharePoint provider hosted app (hosted in Azure) that already works on 2 installations (all these environments are 100% separate environments). Now that I am installing it on a 3rd ...