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How can I sync a Calender on SharePoint 2013 Online to a 365 Calender?

Is there any easy way to sync an Outlook Calender on 365 to a SharePoint 2013? I feel like this should be easy and I'm just not seeing how to do it currently. For example I have a calendar called ...
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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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Connect SharePoint Online to OWA App

Is it possible to connect a SharePoint Online calendar to the OWA App for iPhone? If so, how? If not, what's the best way to get online/offline access to SharePoint calendars from an iPhone?
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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 ...
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Can we create site variance in office 365 site?

I want to create multilingual site in SharePoint online. Can we create multilingual site for public facing website? I have read that in public site of Office365 we can not create variance. Can we ...
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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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Office365 public website in different languages

Looking for a workaround to add to existing public website 2 new languages. As far as I understand the license of Office 365 Small Business Premium does not include variations. Searching in the ...
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Programatically check if a user is a site collection admin in SharePoint Online 2013 Preview

I am trying to determine if a user is a site collection admin in SharePoint 2013 Preview but am encountering some weirdness. I add myself as a site collection admin in the settings panel then use the ...
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How to create a sandboxed workflow action within Microsoft SharePoint Online 365

I have followed the steps on http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff798499.aspx in order to create a custom sandboxed workflow action, and have deployed this into a site workflow in Microsoft ...
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Office 365 App Error

Hello I'm new on Office 365/SharePoint 2013 Apps development, as first test project I have created an Outlook App (Mail app for Office), I didn't edit the simple code generated by NAPA, normally it ...
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Get the email of logged in user in Excel on SharePoint?

Get the email of logged in user in Excel on SharePoint? Since VBA doesn't run in O365 does anyone know a way to get email? I am trying to do reporting based off of email so a user only sees data in ...
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Office 365 Enterprise Wiki - Error when clicking on a Category

I have created an Enterprise Wiki site in Office 365. When I click on a "Category" (which is bound to the standard Managed Metadata term set, as standard) I get an error page (Unable to display this ...
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Getting error in add items in a list in office 365

I have used the below code for adding items in a sharepoint list in office 365. Below the line : this.oListItem = oList.addItem(itemCreateInfo); whereever oListItem is used am getting an error ...
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Automatically populate columns with Person/Group Mobile Number SP2013

Im creating a simple contact list and im looking at ways to ensure theres little oppourtunity for the end users to enter incorrect information when i hand it back over to them. One thing idea i was ...
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Move and Leave a link with routing documents

We have the next scenario in Office 365: We have configured Records Management to use Send To Connections with Move and Leave a Link. We have configured a set of rules that expect the user or admin ...
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Retrieve data from a list with formatting in Infopath 2013

How to retrieve data from Multi-Line Text Box with formatting in Infopath 2013 form ? I have column named "Body of the Mail" of type "Multiple lines of text" in a list. When I open the list form ...
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What permissions are needed to develop apps on SPO 365?

I'm new with SPO365, but from what I read, to deploy and test apps I need a developer site (site collection), but I don't have access to create it, neither access to Central Admin. Does my developer ...
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Assigning unique item permissions to an item(When a new item is created) - office 365 sharepoint 2013

A client is using office 365 sharepoint online.I would like assign item permissions (from a field in the list that would list users or groups) automatically to an item. I reckon this can only be ...
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SP O365 uplaod big file via CSOM

Hi I try to upload large files (900 MB) to SP online (actually the OneDrive Business) but seems to follow SP style. Try this via CSOM and powershell 70 MB are fine but when I try 900 MB a timeout ...
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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 ...
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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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Backup Office 365 sharepoint site? (company.sharepoint.com)

Is it possible to synchronize or backup an Office 365 SharePoint site? The company I work for want to use Microsofts "cloud" SharePoint offering, but they wont go ahead if they can't back it up on ...
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Default to browse tab instead of edit tab on NewForm.aspx

Ive had a look back over previous questions regarding this but cant seem to see a solution for sharepoint online/ 365. Basically we have a page that the end user uses to log a request and we would ...
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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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Developing Apps in Sharepoint

I want to learn how to develop apps for SharePoint. I created a new developer site collection. When I try to install NAPA I get the following message "Sorry this app is not supported on your server." ...
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Aggregate multiple task lists into one “Master task list”

I just started working with SharePoint and I have one question. I have multiple team sites under one site collection. I'd like to aggregate all of these task lists into one giant "master task list" on ...
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how to move files and folder from one Library to another library using CSOM [duplicate]

how to move all files include folder structure from one Library to another library using CSOM
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i have to move all files and folders from one list item to anthoer list item

for example I have to move all files and folders from one list item to another list item ListitemName1:Jan Reports Folder Name:Current Month ListitemName2:Old Reports Folder Name: Previous ...
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How can you create a back button link in the top menu bar?

How can you create a back button link in the top menu bar. My SharePoint is kind of tedious and I'm not sure I know all the rules about what code can be used. Sorry if this questions has been asked ...
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Move the (linked to item with edit menu) ellipsis options to a different column

I know there are already some solutions relating to this on the website but I can't seem to make this work within SPD 2013? I'm also not sure if it's exactly the solution I'm after. What I'd like is ...
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Replacing the Office 365 logo and link in Sharepoint Online Suite Bar

We just started using the O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 (SPO Plan 1) and we would like to have our custom suite bar logo or preferably just text on the left upper corner with a link to our root SP ...
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What is UI version 16?

I’m currently porting a SharePoint Server 2013 site collection to Office 365/SharePoint Online. While uploading master pages, I find the UI version option 4, 15 and 16. This implies that there is a ...
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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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generated document template defaulting value to number field instead of text

Ive managed to get a document generated when a phone is set up for my system. ive got a word document set up providing the information for the phone with the company policies on. for some reason the ...
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Multiple File Upload with Metadata Using REST

I want to upload multiple file with metadata using REST service. I am using http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/dn769086(v=office.15).aspx it works perfectly fine with single file upload ...
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Assign user profile subtype in Office 365

Is there a way to assign a user profile subtype to a new userprofile in SharePoint 2013 Online (Office 365)? This can be done by hand in the admin center of Office 365. However, in this case my ...
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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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Accidentally deleted default EditForm.aspx

In trying to add a script to the EditForm.aspx I appear to have accidentally deleted the default EditForm.aspx! Is there a way of just restoring it back to how it was, I checked the recycle bin and ...
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Attaching a document to an email that's been sent as part of a workflow [duplicate]

I was wondering if it's at all possible to attach a document to an email that is sent as part of a workflow? I've managed to create a workflow to email users to let them know when their phone is ...
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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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Manage list permissions by app

I need to manage permissions of SPFolder in a SharePoint document library from a SharePoint app published in the Office Store. But looks like it's impossible, because: ...
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Why do I keep losing Managed Metadata Service connection on Office 365?

I have recently signed up for Office 365, and I want to use managed metadata and use them with key filters. But when I have set it up and added a term list, and then try to use it, the connection is ...
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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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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 ...
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Generate a word document with mail merged fields based on list column values

Im developing a Mobile phone request/asset log system and the final stage of the process is to produce a document detailing the phones details for the user with the usage policy on to be signed by the ...
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Excel web app Sharepoint Online

I am currently implementing some Powerview in excel that is used on sharepoint online. My problem is that I can't get excel web app to save automatically when something is changed in excel web app ...
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Infopath with 2 views & Custom list - view item question

I have built a list that should behave this way View1 - 2 InfoPath buttons, one sending you to View2 and the other to View3 View2 and View3 have their set of questions If user select one or the ...
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What is the best option for a leave request solution for o365

I'm trying to create or purchase a leave request solution that can manage accrual of vacation days and manage request approval. I haven't found anything that covers my needs on the app store. I'm able ...
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Where can I found and How can I configure BI Center Site Collection SharePoint Online 2013?

I try to configure KPI and states lists - but they are not supported on SP Online 2013. How I can configure BI Center Site Collection SharePoint Online 2013? I created new sub-site (and new site ...