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SP O365 upload 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. Tried this via CSOM and powershell 70 MB are fine but when I try 900 MB a timeout ...
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How to use Today and Me in Calculated column

I want to use a combination of Today and ME in SharePoint 2013. I am trying it in office 365 it gives me the below error Calculated columns cannot contain volatile functions like Today and Me. Can ...
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List Validation formula help!

I am creating a record center and am having issues trying to have one column (column1) get information from end user and that their answer (choice-dropdown) will determine next set of options that ...
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How to store a HTML file to a list? Not as attachment

I noticed that there are some HTML / ASPX files that are tied to the SharePoint list, which makes the file's URL to be: https://<path>/Lists/<ListName>/<FileName>.html or https://<...
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Check file in and preserve the last modified by

Is it possible to check in a file as another user? The reason I ask is that I perform some updates to a list item including the modified by. I would like to preserve the modified by
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How do I create a Group in Infopath 2013 that's not a people picker

My form starts with an existing SharePoint list template (I'm working in Office 365) and I need to create optional sections - which require Groups. Seems easy but... When I select myFields in ...
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Using default and user selected filters for a list

I want to filter a main/task list based on what's being selected in a Sharepoint List Filter Web part. However if there is a "querystring" in the URL, then I want the List filter autoselected to whats ...
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InfoPath error while publishing the form to SharePoint list in Office 365

I'm getting the below error when i publish the InfoPath form to SharePoint list in Office 365. Error: The soap error indicates that an error occurred on the server: Server was unable to process ...
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Accessing Lists on a 2013 server instance from SharePoint Online App (Add-in)

Wondering if anyone may have any pointers or resources on how to authenticate and grab data from an on-premise instance of SharePoint, from an app hosted in SharePoint online. I'm developing a new ...
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querystring filter not sending value to SP list filter webpart

The List Filter seems to show the selected value from the query string while editing the page, but as soon as the page is saved, the value gets unselected from the List Filter webpart. I want the ...
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How do I draw someones attention to a document that is already shared with them?

We have SharePoint in Office365 and store some shared documents there. All members of my team have access. When I create a document there, I want to point certain colleagues to it so that the know ...
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Modify SP Start Page in SharePoint Online

In O365, if I click the grid navigation and select SharePoint, I go to a start page of mydomain/_layouts/15/sharepoint.aspx rather than the home page of your main SharePoint site. I am looking for a ...
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Open links in new window

Is it possible to get extern links in a list opened in a new windows? I only found tutorials for SharePoint (Designer) 2010, but I'm using SharePoint 2013 on Office 365.
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Getting Calendar items on Office 365 using REST API

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 trying to achieve is to ...
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Pass the query string value to NewForm.aspx SharePoint Online/365

i know there is an answer to this in shareponit 2013 and that SharePoint Online/365 should be pretty much the same, however i can't seem to get the following code (not my own, this is taken from a ...
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Display Templates successfully uploaded but don't show in Search Result Edit web part

I have a ready and tested (on a different site: and it worked perfectly) Display template (made up of 2 HTML files) This morning I was trying to upload the same Display template in the: /_catalogs/...
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How to pass url parameter between sharepoint client webpart

Let say i have 2 different client webpart, A and B client webpart A at page 1 and client webpart B at page 2.. client webpart A have action to redirect host page to page 2 (which is client webpart B)...
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Using Linux Shell scripting to upload a document to SharePoint

Please note that this question was originally asked on StackOverflow, as I didn't know StackExchange had a Sharepoint Q&A board until thoroughly researching an answer to this question. Feel free ...
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SPD 2013 Custom Form won't allow connections between webparts - “No Schema”

Using SharePoint 2013 online, with SharePoint Designer 2013 (I'm not a developer, so not willing to look at Visual Studio sorry) I have five custom lists that are all related to one another but ...
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Is it not possible to add user to SharePoint group using REST for cross domain calls?

I am trying to add user to a SharePoint group in a "SharePoint Hosted App". First I am checking whether the user exists in that particular group or not. If not, I am trying to add that user to a group....
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SharePoint 2013: What is the fastest way to retrieve all files and folders in a library with many items?

At first I used GetItems, but retrieving 5000 items was really slow even for indexed views. (around 2 minutes) Now I came back to use what I know retrieves them really fast (less then 10 seconds) - ...
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Offie 365 security groups with SharePoint Permissions

I have created departments for example: Business Developement CAD HR Now I have been reading that I should be adding my office 365 security groups inside my SharePoint groups. For example: Do I ...
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Preventing SharePoint App In Personal Devices

How do we prevent connections to our O365/SharePoint Online sites from the SharePoint mobile device on unmanaged mobile devices? We cannot prevent people from installing the app on their device so ...
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Workflow to make user add a new item of a list on each stage

I have SharePoint Designer installed and Office 365. I have some custom lists created and want to make a workflow that asks the user to add a new item on the custom list in order to get into the next ...
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Can I “force update” a SharePoint Add-in installed through the Office Store?

Consider a Sharepoint Add-in hsoted on the Office Store. The add-in is installed by a customer to her Sharepoint 2013 on premise or to his Sharepoint Online hosted in Office 365. Is it possible for ...
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Where to revoke access in Google, 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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Unable to get property 'showmodaldialog' of undefined or null

I am getting the following error: Unable to get property 'showModalDialog' of undefined or null reference Here is my piece of code: if(sData.indexOf("IMAGEAPP")){ var iUrl=sData....
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SP2013 - Web Part disappears for admin after setting audience

Environment: SharePoint Online (Office 365 hosted, SharePoint 2013) I have experience with older versions of SharePoint, but am new to SP2013 and Office 365. I am a site owner and Site Collections ...
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Remote authentication using REST

I am trying to access SharePoint online using REST API's remotely. Office 365 Smart links are enabled for the site. As per this blog I don't receive wsse\\:BinarySecurityToken in the response. My code ...
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How to group custom app parts in a single group/category?

I have many app parts which i want to be under single group or category. So, when i will go in the "Edit mode" of the page, I will see my apps in a separate category. Please refer the below picture: ...
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move data of Document Library from on Site to sub site in Office 365 Site

I have a Task to move data of Document Library from on Site to sub site, below is the situation, Using office 365 Need to migrate a library and its folder to a sub site where folders would be treated ...
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Get access to “Office 365 Group” documents from Word “Open” dialog

I know I can paste the link to the group files into the address bar and refresh the dialog view, eg https://tenant.sharepoint.com/sites/groupalias/Shared%Documents I would like to add a link within ...
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Member of AD Group Not Getting Permissions in SharePoint Online

Dealing with the following issue. First, the scenario: UserA account exists in Domain1 UserA is a member of GroupX in Domain2 Domain2 trusts Domain1 (one-way) Domain1 and Domain2 both sync with ...
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creating folder in document library using jsom

I am trying to create a new folder inside a document library using JSOM, below is my code var requestUri = _spPageContextInfo.webAbsoluteUrl + "/_api/web/folders"; function getFormDigest(webUrl) { ...
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Cannot read property 'get_dataProvider' of undefined - Content Search

I am trying to setup the Content Search webpart in a SharePoint 2013 Office 365 environment using a custom master page and it isn't doing anything. The web part attempts to load in data but it outputs ...
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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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SharePoint Online/Office 365 - Using Rest Services in a SharePoint Designer Workflow

Good Morning All, does anyone have any good articles, notes and\or documentation on how to configure and develop a rest web service call within a SharePoint Designer 2013 workflow? I've found plenty ...
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Recommended approach for associating metadata to content that would lead to relevant search

I have a question about associating metadata with content. Let say I have a document called purchase order and it has other properties associated with it such as client and year. So ideally I would ...
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Suddenly missing icons in the Office 365 App Launcher

Three weeks ago suddenly a lot of our users did not see all icons in the Office 365 App Launcher. The users could no longer see the icons for Office Online, Sites or OneDrive for Business. I do not ...
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Is it Possible to have the sharepoint content sorting rules automatically update as new metadata tags are generated?

I'm trying to set up a content organizer for a SharePoint site so that it creates folders based off the metadata given. Specifically in two different categories. I created two taxonomy sets, one for ...
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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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How to start a “Workflow 2010” with CSOM in Sharepoint Online

I am creating a workflow that sends an email to internal & external users. Since, in sharepoint Online, workflows are not allowed to send emails to external users. It is not the case in "workflow ...
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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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SPO 2013 Low Performance

We are using O365/SharePoint Online 2013. Is there anything that can be done to get rid of the sluggishness in SharePoint Online? Sometimes when changing a page it can take up to 6 seconds easily. On ...
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How to remove site path from webpage share point online using 0365? [closed]

How do remove the site path/directory from a SharePoint online site that was built using office365? It is posted at the time of the page looks like /sites/homepage Thank you
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SharePoint 2013 App Office 365 copy list item

I try to build an SharePoint hosted app, have started with a custom menu action. When I choose it I want to copy the selected item and automatically change some metadata for it. Problem is I can't ...
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Check for content type usage - Cannot delete Content Type - SharePoint Online / O365

I'm having problem removing / deleting two (2) content types. I managed to delete 14 but there are two left behind. Those two are at the same level as the other ones. I've deleted: all items in ...
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Get Office 365 Contacts in visual webpart (ASP.NET/C#)

I want to retrieve Office 365 Contacts details (FirstName, LastName, Email... etc) and display it in custom webpart in SharePoint online. After google search i found following msdn articles, ...
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Problem using the management activity API

I am having trouble accessing the management activity API that has recently been rolled out. Though I believe I have configured my app correctly Yet when I make the following API call POST ...
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Ribbon save action triggered even after using return false [Page Layout Edit mode]

I have an article page where I need to do some custom validations in Edit mode(page layout). I am trying to cancel the save action using return false but the page is still saved. $('span[id="Ribbon....