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Edit Search Box in SharePoint Online (Office 365)

Basically, I am trying to edit the value of the search input on SharePoint Online. Instead of showing OOTB value "Search this site", I would like to show a custom text. I have found multiple ...
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validation on field

In office 365, Is it possible to write column validation to check if the entered text is number and include decimal less than 25? I have a column named marks of type Single line of text. I would ...
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Workflow cannot send E-Mails, but Sharepoint can

I made a Workflow with the very first step to send me an e-mail. The next step is to set the workflow state from (unset) to something else. When I look at the workflow-state in SharePoint, it says ...
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How to get ClientContext

I want to get clientcontext in a visual sandbox webpart. How can I do it without providing any credentials for url, as webpart will be on home page. I don't want to provide any credentials either, ...
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SharePoint 365 - Subsite versus App

I think I have read the entire Internet but can't seem to grasp this ... I am building a custom solution using SharePoint 365 and Project Online with CSOM. This is the first time I have dealt with ...
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How I can get the BI type site created in sharepoint online 2013?

I have some excel data with multiple sheets, on which I need filtering and displaying the interactive reports to multiple web pages in SPO 2013. For this I want to create a business intelligent site ...
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Unexpected search results - differences between normal search queries and content by search

Did I miss a configuration option or is it a bug in the product? Situation: We have multiple tenants - every environment has this problem It's query independant (weird search results, with multiple ...
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How to debug this error when accessing host web from a app

I'm really having trouble debugging this simple task: Read items from the host web in an app. I've tried several examples but getting various errors. Problem is that the errors are in Norwegian. That ...
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How to retrieve list items using napa in Office 365

Am unable to retreive the list from the site. I have written the below code var siteUrl = '/sites/dev/'; (or) 'complete site url' function retrieveListItems() { var clientContext = new ...
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It is possible to run a timer job in Office 365 online?

Is it possible to run a timer job every 1 hour for a list in office 365? There should be a bolean column in that list. Once the list item contains the value "true", it should be changed to "false" ...
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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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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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Workflow speed in SharePoint Online (Office 365 E3)

I have a simple SharePoint 2013 Workflow which copies a template document from one document library to another in order to update it. If I start the workflow and navigate to the destination library, ...
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Change the Office 365 logo and link on SharePoint 2013

I'd like to change the office 365 logo and link on my SharePoint 2013 so users don't leave the site, is this possible in SharePoint 2013? I have managed to hide the logo and change background colours ...
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Office365 2013 public facing site definition

I was wondering if the site definition for an Office 365 public website for SharePoint 2013 is available for use in a standard SP2013 on premise farm? The reason I ask is I would like to do some ...
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Possibility of creating a normal public facing website with Sharepoint Online?

Our company uses Sharepoint Online and have a Office 365 public website which I have tweaked and bent to within an inch of its life. Can we have a prober Sharepoint public facing website using ...
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How can I make a folder absolutely private?

I am struggling a bit with this problem. I have full control in my Office 365 environment, but now I want to make a folder only accessible by a certain member, not even for me. I already made a ...
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Apps Development in Napa Tool

Which type of apps from following can be developed using Napa Tool in Office 365? 1) SharePoint Hosted App 2) Provider Hosted App 3) Auto Hosted App
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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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Find out Site Template ID without powershell

Is it possible to find out the ID of a custom site template without using powershell? Using Sharepoint 2010 project in office 365 and I do not have access to the server. Found a blog post claimining ...
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How can I configure Daily Time Window for Large Queries for my Sharepoint Online O365 subscription?

I need to know how I can configure Daily Time Window for Large Queries for a MySite. Is there any way I could do that for all users through Office 365 Admin portal? I Googled it and I only got the ...
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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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Update Modified field in Office 365

Is there any way to update the Modified field in Office 365? I have checked both CSOM and Batch update methods. But it's failed. Could anybody help me to update this field.
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What is “SPIislatency” in response headers of SharePoint online

Can you please explain what is the use of SPIislatency in response headers of SharePoint Online. I am trying to understand the performance tuning concepts of SharePoint Online.
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Set password policy for specific user in O365?

In Office 365, I have a workflow that runs in the context of another user - a service user. The service users password gets expired after 120 days and then has to be edited, like it does for all other ...
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Migrate Sharepoint Online to a new Office 365

A client A has an existing Sharepoint Online and a client B hasn't. They want to merge into a new domain Office 365. So, it is possible to migrate an existing Sharepoint Online to a new one included ...
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Office 365 Developer Subscription vs Enterprise E1

I don't have an MSDN subscription but can get an Office 365 developer subscription for $99. For $8 per month, I can get an Office 365 Enterprise E1 subscription. So these 2 options come out to ...
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Sharepoint Online Policies

I'm trying to wrap my head around the Site Policies and the Site Closure and Deletion in SharePoint Online for non-Self Service created sites. It seems like it is nice in theory but looks like it is ...
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Development environment for Sharepoint Apps in Office 365

Can anybody tell me the reasons of having a public IP in the Virtual Machine that will host all the Apps that will developed and integrated in Sharepoint Online. If also there is some official links ...
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Can we set security group as site collection administrator using CSOM in PowerShell in SharePoint Online - Office 365?

Can we set security group as site collection administrator using CSOM in PowerShell in SharePoint Online - Office 365? I tried but getting error like "Company Administrator is not a valid user." Also ...
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Connect links to office 365 app launcher

I would like make a link to a specific SharePoint site in all users' app launcher or under My Apps. Is this possible without involving Azure?
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Skipping entering domain at login Office 365

Usualy domain users use there domain credentials (firstname.lastname@domain.com) to login to their SharePoint online (Office 365). Now there are another users from another company (domain) which try ...
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Filter Categories based on user Permissions

We have a community site. On the home page we have listed all the available Categories. Is there any way that we can filter the Categories on the Home Page to only show categories that the user has ...
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SharePoint 2013 TimeSheet

I want to create time sheet for my team on SharePoint 2013. I think Project Site Template is best to create time sheet but I'm not sure how to start, specially how to create multiple task so when user ...
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Error in migrating SharePoint 2010 list fields to Office 365 list [CSOM]

I am trying to migrate a SharePoint 2010 list to Office 365. I created a new ListCreationInfo for a new list in O365. But when i am to trying add fields from SP2010 list, its giving me an error after ...
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Office 365 Developer Subscription & Yammer Delve

I subscribed to Office 365 developer account, and paid 99$ for a yearly subscription, do I have Yammer and Delve in my account? I want to start learning them, what do I do? How can I see features ...
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How to remove “add document” button of document library programmatically using C#?

I have created a document library programmatically using C#. Now, I want that when any particular document library created then its 'add document' button should not view or if possible then whole ...
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Bind all users of office 365 except system users using C#

How to bind all the users of Sharepoint(office 365) except system users like : "System Account", "NT AUTHORITY\authenticated users", "_SPOCacheFull", "YLO001_spocrwl_142_11094". I want only ...
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How to create App Catalog Site through Code?

I am looking for a way to create Sharepoint AppCatalog on Office 365 through C# or Powershell. I am not able to find Client Tenant API which does that. I do see Create Site using the Tenant API but ...
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Lock Cells to Certain People But Give Access to others in a Live Excel Online Worksheet

My company has switched from Google Docs to SharePoint and Office 365. One of the things that we need to be able to do is have a collaborative live/dynamic spreadsheet that give lock some cells to ...
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Javascript always failing

I am busy writing some javascript to take a list of selected documents and do some processing on a list with each document in Office365. I am getting a strange error when the code tries to load the ...
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Best plan for developing in Office 365

From what I have read here How to: Create a Developer Site within your existing Office 365 subscription the plan "Office 365 Midsize Business" should be the smallest one to get a developer site. But ...
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API calls limit for Office365 REST APIs (Sharepoint/OneDrive)

I want to know the limit for API calls per minute/hour for Office365 REST APIs (Sharepoint/OneDrive). Is there any documentation for it?
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REST API Error:: Querying ParentUniqueId for a list item

I'm looking for a way to retrieve the parent Id for a list item so that I can query it as well. For a given list item say id 101, I need to find the Id for its parent (the folder it lies under or the ...
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301 redirects for individual pages in Office 365

Is it possible to do 301 redirects in Office 365. Suppose i have page1.aspx, and i am going to delete that page. I want all the users and search engine bots to do a 301 redirection to a new page ...
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Customizing a Sharepoint FAQ List

So I used the info I found here (http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4751691/best-way-to-implement-faq-on-sharepoint-site) to build a FAQ list for my company. However, it has some issues that I can't ...
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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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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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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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Filling in Lookup columns with AD information SP2013

Im trying to put together a simple contact list. Our Sharepoint Online is linked up to our Active directory. I was wondering if its possible to automate as much as possible to minimise errors on this ...