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How to Connect an iOS App to SharePoint Through Office 365

How would I connect an iOS app to SharePoint through Office 365? 1) Connect an iOS app to an Office 365 iOS app on the same device OR 2) Use Services (Web, REST) to connect to Office 365 This is a ...
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Customing the newform.aspx of a list using jslink in SharePoint 2013

How do I customise the newform.aspx of a list in SharePoint 2013 using JSLink? A lot of examples seem to be for customising list views. I can't find anything that explains how to customise the new ...
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Deployment strategy for Office 365 SharePoint 2013 stuff

A SharePoint 2013 office 365 development site has following items in it which needs to be migrated to the office 365 UAT environments. OOB CSWP (Search w/p) Newsfeed w/p. Blog w/p Lots of ...
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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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InfoPath form: How to redirect to the previous page after pressing on the submit button?

I am using SharePoint 2010 Online (Office 365). I have created a form in InfoPath for an external list. You see some fields and a submit button. When I press on the submit button everything is ...
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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 I edit the 'Modified' date field in a sharepoint online list?

I thought I'd found a solution to my issue but it seems to only apply to sharepoint on prem. I need to change some content in every document in a library but I want to do so without updating the ...
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How to attach documents stored in document library to mails using Client Object model in Sharepoint?

I am trying to attach a file present in a doc library and send it using smtp in client object model. Its in office 365. It throws an exception "The given path's format is not supported". Is there any ...
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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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Backup and restore in Office 365

I'm looking for official documentation regarding Backup schedules and restore options in Office 365. More precisely: How often is backups made For how long is a backup saved How do you restore? ...
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Add item to SharePoint Online Library - strange Access Denied exception

I have created a very simple SharePoint Online App. It has a manifest and a website. There is a simple script on a Default aspx. It is trying to deploy the file to a Library and getting "Access ...
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Change masterpage from Seattle to Oslo using CSOM, Sharepoint online

Using CSOM and c#, I would like to change the master-page from Seattle to Oslo. Can anybody help me?
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How different is Sharepoint 2013 online (Office 365) version to on premise install?

I've been asked to create some custom themes for an on premise SharePoint 2013 environment, however I only have access to SharePoint 2013 online version, ie mydomain.sharepoint.com Are there any ...
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How do I create a Sharepoint hosted app for office 365 in Visual Studio 2013?

I've setup Visual Studio 2013 RC and a Office 365 developer site. I can create an app using Nappa and open it in VS from there. But if I create a Sharepoint hosted app project in VS and point it to ...
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Use custom columns with Content Query Web Part

I'm trying to use custom metadata columns with the Content Query Web Part. I finally figured out that I apparently needed to export the .webpart xml file, edit it and then import it as a new web part. ...
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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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Best practice organization of sites on Sharepoint Online?

I'm trying out Office 365 for my company, as a sort of intranet/collaboration platform, and I was wondering what is the best practice for the information architecture of a Sharepoint site, with ...
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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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Mail sent with workflow takes a long time (Office 365 - E3)

I have made a workflow that sends an email when an item is added. The workflow does some tests and is completed in less than 1 minute. But the mail which is generated in that workflow takes hours ...
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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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Using SharePoint 2013 TokenHelper class when there is no HttpContext.Current

SharePoint 2013 Apps in Visual Studio have a TokenHelper class that simplifies using OAuth to connect to a SharePoint 2013 ClientContext. I am using this class to remotely connect to a SharePoint ...
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Web service authentication in SharePoint Office 365 compared to SharePoint BPOS?

On our public web site we have forms users can use to insert data into lists on our SharePoint BPOS site. We use the web services (authentication/lists) to do this and the piece of code to ...
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Send e-mail with SMTP (Office 365)

I need to show a popup-window with a basic e-mail layout and send the e-mail after pressing the send button. The popup, I've created and also the webpart within. But when I want to send the e-mail, it ...
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Moving SharePoint to the Cloud

I work in IT and Im in control of our corporate site on a design level. I do not do any of the back end work such as server set up as we are part of a larger organisation that looks after all our ...
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REST Adding New List Item

I am currently using office 365 and lots of REST queries to display data. However I am now creating my own forms using bootstrap and JQuery. However, how do I use REST to add the data to the list. ...
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Connect lists on public site to Outlook

I've successfully connected a contact list from our team site using the instructions found here but don't appear to be able to do the same for a public site. Does anyone know if this is possible?
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Office 365 developer site SharePoint 2013 preview: can't create a new user profile

I use a Office 365 developer site to get acquainted with SharePoint 2013. I try to create a new user profile (Admin\SharePoint\User profiles\New profile). I can see all the fields for the new ...
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Office 365 apps

I am new to Office 365. Can any one tell me whether custom webparts (sandboxed) cabe be built as an app to sharepoint online? is yes the how a webpart can be published as an app ?
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How to get file or list item icon in SharePoint 2013 using javascript

My requirement is i have to display files from document library with images using javascript object model or spservices. pls let me now is there a way.
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User permissions by metadata?

I'm trying to set up a site architecture for a new Office 365 account, and we would need to have a site and its documents generally open to multiple employees, but some of these need access to most ...
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Permission level for customers

I want to create permissions for an user to view the files in a library and be able to download them. I set up the "Read" permission but there is not option to download the file to a local machine. Is ...
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Search on Enterprise keywords or Managed metadata

I'm new to Sharepoint online (Office 365 really), and I'm trying to figure out how to search on Enterprise keywords, on the one hand, and Managed metadata, on the other. I know I can use a syntax in ...
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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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How to call a user control in a client web part

I'm trying to call a user control (.ascx) in a client web part that I've created, knowing that I need to do that in a provider hosted app. Can someone give me a helpful tutorial please? What should I ...
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Bad Request in provider hosted app

I am trying to use Office365 APIs in provider hosted app. I created a basic project and when I debug it, it runs perfectly in my local system. After that I hosted it in my Azure website (following ...
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Custom Workflow Action With Code in SharePoint online 2013

I have created Custom Workflow Action based on this msdn article and SPUserCodeWorkflowContext return Hashtable results with specific values. Its worked and implement on my SharePoint Workflow ...
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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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How to activate “SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure ” in sharepoint 2013 hosted on office 365

I don't see SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure listed in the site features list. but If i try to enable "SharePoint Server Publishing" I get an error saying that the Infrastructure plug in ...
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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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How to implement a blog web part through provider hosted App [duplicate]

Having an Office 365 subscription. Have a team site where we need to add functionality of a blog web part but not exactly through OOB server side web part. Rather want to create functionality of a ...
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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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Add permission to all authenticated users

I have a Site Collection in our SharePoint online tenant. I wanted to give Read permission for everybody in our organization. so in Site Permissions I Clicked on Grant Permissions and typed NT ...
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Office 365: am I part of farm administrators group?

Is there a definitive check that I can do to determine if my admin account indeed is a member of the Farm administrators group? I'm familiar with SharePoint 2010 but new to SharePoint 2013/Office ...
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How to add multiple editable fields in page layout in SP 2013 (office 365)

How can I place multiple page content fields so I can edit them from Web Interface...? I tried copy pasting snippet from gallery but content in both fields are same (from second field) For testing ...