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Sharepoint online Custom Expiration

I was wandering if someone could assist, I am currently trialling office 365 and would like to use sharepoint online. One of the main reasons I need sharepoint online would be for Document ...
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Mounted Office 365 sharepoint workspaces lose connectivity - how to fix?

I'm trying to get my sharepoint workspaces on office 365 to mount like network drives. I can achieve this following microsoft guidelines, but after a while this fails. The user has to login again to ...
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Remove System Account and User Groups from people search results in O365

I am working in O365 and have a requirement where I only need to display Users in my people search results. Is there a way to remove the user groups and non people users from this results? If yes, ...
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Sharepoint Online to AS/400 DB2

I have a requirement to connect from Sharepoint online to AS/400 DB2 server. I need to read and write as well. Is there any way to connect like BCS etc? If you have the steps please share.
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URL rewriting for Office 365

Is there any way for URL rewriting in Office 365? If yes, share the steps for the same and useful links.
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Customising Announcements view with CSR

I'm a 10yr+ web developer with plenty of experience in C# / ASP .NET, but still very new to SharePoint. I've been trying to create a custom view for the Announcements web part in SharePoint Online ...
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How do I increase the maxUrlLength for my Office365 tenant?

I am getting the following error when I try to change role assignments for a file. I can tell from the error that it exceeds the MaxUrlLength value but where do I change this value? Code 401 Body ...
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Provider Hosted App vs BCS

I'm new to Office 365/2013 but I've been working with on-prem SharePoint 2007/2010 for a while. I've mostly setup some simple webparts to pull data out of SQL/WCF and display it. I'm wondering what ...
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Build a SharePoint online app that can create new lists

I'm new to building apps for SharePoint in Office 365. I'm pretty new as a developer as well. I do know that Apps are now called Add-ins, but I'm using Visual Studio and the projects are still named ...
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How to add a OOB Approval workflow to a document library using CSOM?

Can anyone help me on steps to associate the default approval workflow to a SharePoint Library through CSOM ? Update: When i call ennumeratedefinitions(true) on the workflowservices manager, it only ...
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How to Build a Multi-Language Site?

We are using Office-365 and need to set up a multi-language sharepoint site. How do we do this? I see a question here about permissions. And I have a question here about how to test multi-languages ...
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What is the difference between Remote Provisioning and Self-Service Site Provisioning

I am looking to use one of these techniques for site provisioning. Both look very similar to me (having read a couple of blogs online), when would i use one over the other and are there any major ...
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Folksonomy and people/group field

I need to do something that have: - Person or Group field functionality (type ahead) - Tagging functionality (adding tags or selecting the existing ones) Is there a solution out there that I can ...
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Uninstall event at SharePoint Hosted App

I have a office365/SharePoint Online App (SharePoint Hosted App) that when installed into SharePoint Online, it will provision some static files (css/js) and custom actions into the SharePoint host ...
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Sharepoint REST API authentication with SAML

My app uses OKTA for authentication using SAML. I was able to get this up. I am also able to make REST calls to sharepoint using the username and password. Now that I have both these set up, I would ...
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SharePoint Designer Workflow in app

I have a SharePoint 2013 designer workflow which I would like to add to an app. I can find no documentation on this (how to do or even if it's possible). Is this possible, and if so, how can it be ...
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Office 365: Publish and deploy .app through PowerShell

Can we deploy a SharePoint hosted app in Office 365 (SharePoint online) using PowerShell? Like in SharePoint 2013 apps, we will import the .app file and then install it. Can this be done in Office ...
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Inactive employees in Office365 and MySites

Today one of the users that use the intranet (Office365) asked us about a few employees that are inactive in Active Directory but they still appear if someone search for them in MySites. We have ...
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Migrate SharePoint 2007 site into Office 365

here I am trying to migrate SP 2007 Site into Office 365. Steps I am Followed. I am saved my site as template .stp (without content) Rename .stp to .cab and extract to et manifest.xml. Updated ...
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Network Monitoring in Sharepoint?

Is there a network monitoring tool that displays in sharepoint? I'd like to be able to see some server status/network traffic kind of info. I'm interested in something free but am willing to spend ...
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Update Panel not working in Sharepoint online sandbox solution

I have added a UpdatePanel on the webpart and then when I upload a .wsp to office 365 then & open the page(which contains this webpart) then error occur: Web Part Error: Sandboxed code execution ...
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How to add a text to a body using custom action

Currently I created an action button to my Blog Posts using SharePoint hosted solution. So when an item is created or edited, the user will be able to add content from the host web dialog back to the ...
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Deny access to the people and groups page office 365

My client is a bit paranoid and don't want people to visit the people and groups page. This page you can enter from : site settings ==> Users and Permissions => People and groups or : Click ...
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Is there Machine Translation Service in Office365?

Does SharePoint with Office 365 have Machine Translation Service? Can it be turned on? I created small app, based on MSDN code sample, and I'm trying to create translate job for document in my ...
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Grant Anonymous Access to Lists/Libraries at Office 365

Is there some way I could grant anonymous access on a public sharepoint site? I know that most of you would say that I just had to set this website to online (he is still set as offline), but my ...
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Activate “Managed Metadata Navigation” feature using CSOM

We're trying to automate a Site Provisoning process but cannot figure out how to activate the Managed Metadata Navigation feature using CSOM. This is the code we're executing: var clientSite ...
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Office 365 Public Website Search Configuration

I'm building a public facing site in Office 365 SharePoint. I added the search snippet in my master page and it works but it doesn't search the site pages only my lists and document libraries. How ...
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Show specific, private documents on a user homepage

I am new to SharePoint and excited about what it could help to achieve and trying to figure out the possibilities. I am using Office 365 EDU package. My question Person 1 owns 6 documents, A.docx, ...
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Problem inserting data to SP2013 online list from PHP

I'm trying to insert new record to a SharePoint 2013 online (Office 365) list, which I created, using https://github.com/vgrem/phpSPO From the description it looks straight forward to add new record, ...
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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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Workflow to email after date trigger in SPD 2013

Ive put together view on my Sharepoint list to highlight new users that start within the next week that havent been processed yet. Im looking to get an email sent out aswell to prompt that there is a ...
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Add Description to Document Library

Currently I'm creating a structure on our new SPO (SharePoint in Office 365). Now, my boss wants a description in every folder above the content of the document library. As it's not possible to add a ...
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SharePoint Online Provider Hosted App Context Token Is NULL On Postback

I have a provider hosted app in SharePoint Online. The problem I have is sometimes on postback the TokenHelper Class method GetContextTokenFromRequest is returning Context Token as NULL ...
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Where can I revoke access, for the applications I gave permission to access my data?

In google I have a page where I can revoke access to applications that have permission to access my data etc. I dont know where to find this in accesspoint (office365). Can you help me find this?
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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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SP2013Online: How create a custom dashboard with indicators and progressbars like this example?

We have a old SharePoint 2007 intranet. On this intranet we have a list with some columns like "name, fte, available, unit, contract enddate, expecting enddate etc". Some of these columns are showed ...
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Brand/Remove Office 365 Login Page for SharePoint Online

We have a challenge which we would like to find a solution to. • We are using Project Online with SharePoint Online with Office 365. • We are trying to find a solution to brand/ (if branding is ...
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User Login Report in Sharepoint Online?

Is there any way to get user login reports in SP Online?
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Integrate SharePoint Calendar in hybrid app

I am trying to have a calendar feature in a hybrid mobile application. One company has a SharePoint site, whose calendar events i want to sync to the mobile app. So far through REST i can see in a ...
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Assign tasks to Document Library Items

I started a task list to track ACTIVE document expiration dates - Doc Name - Doc Type - Expiration Date - Review Date - Assigned To I wanted to create a sub-folder for the obsolete stuff, but that ...
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Activate webfeatures on all SharePoint online webs

I want to activate a webfeature on all subsites of a sitecollection in Office 365 / SharePoint online. I thought i can do the actions in a SiteCollection Feature, but that's throwing a timeout error. ...
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Managed Property of type YesNo - Sharepoint Online (Office365)

In Sharepoint Online (Office365 post-update) I created a custom managed property mapped to a custom crawled property. Both the source field and the managed property are set to type Yes/No. The ...
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New Infopath 2013 in O 365: 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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What are the current options for a Sharepoint Online trial from Windows XP?

A year ago I had 30-day trial for Office 365 (Sharepoint Online 2010). Everything worked fine from my Windows XP SP3 (x86. 32-bit) for development from Infopath Developer and Sharepoint Designer ...
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Edit Properties does not open when uploading document

I was under the impression that if you have a column with a required value, the dialog "Edit Properties" should be displayed automatically when trying to upload a file. I distinctly remember seeing ...
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Use Managed metadata with the Content Query Web Part?

I'm trying out the Content Query Web Part in Office 365. However, I want to use Managed metadata as a criterion to filter on, but I don't see any of the Managed metadata columns I have created in ...
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Failed to upload huge size file to Office 365 site

We have a Office 365 site. When we upload documents of few MB from Browser, they are successfully uploaded to document library but when we tried to upload file of size greater than 50MB, we get the ...
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Add new Content Type to Multiple Document Libraries in SharePoint online(Office 365)

I have one Sample Document Library on SharePoint Online (office 365). this Library has 5 different document content type. And using this Library as a template i have created 300 new Document Libraries ...
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Programmaticly create a new site in Office365

I want to create a new site in a SharePoint Online (Office365) sitecollection. When I was looking for information in the msdn it was saying that this stuff is not available in sandboxed solutions. ...
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Difference between Office 365 preview and sharepoint online

I am new to sharepoint online. At first I need to know the difference between sharepoint online and office 365 preview. Preview site: https://portal.microsoftonline.com/Admin/Default.aspx which ...