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Modal Dialogs and Minimal Download Strategy

I am having the following issue in SharePoint 2013 Online (Office 365 Preview): when I try to display in a modal dialog a page that relies on MDS (Minimal Download Strategy), the dialog opens but then ...
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Sharepoint Online (365) Programmatically working with Managed Metadata

So, you want to migrate some documents that have managed metadata columns from another source into SharePoint Online. Microsoft.SharePoint.Taxonomy is blocked. Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Taxonomy ...
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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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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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Add jQuery in Sandbox mode (Office 365)

What would be the best approach in using/including jQuery in Office 365? Should I just use google CDN or is it possible to deploy the jQuery file to the server? Is there any good articles/resources ...
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SharePoint 2010 Playground Site

I'm a seasoned developer and CMS consumer, but I've never used SharePoint specifically. Is there a website where I can quickly create and manage a SharePoint site, without installing the entire stack ...
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How do I renew a Refresh token?

Let's say I have a provider-hosted app that's installed on a client's Office 365 site. A user clicks the app and they're redirected to our site. The redirects gives us (among other things) a Refresh ...
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Phone-Gap Claims Authentication against SharePoint in Office365 fails, probably because of HTTPOnly flag in cookie

I am coding an application using Phone Gap to connect to a Sharepoint in Office365. I need to use the REST services in Sharepoint Office 365 to add items to a list, but before that I need to ...
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How to migrate SharePoint 2007 Data to Office 365?

I have SharePoint 2007 site on my server which have lists, libraries, custom web-parts, workflows etc. and i have another SharePoint Server on Office 365 which also have some lists,libraries and ...
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Caching Ideas for SharePoint 2013 Autohosted App

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 Autohosted App that retrieves a lot of information from a remote system before displaying it to the user in the App. I'd like to create a caching layer to boost the ...
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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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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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How to Consume OData or Web Services from Office 365 on Windows Phone?

I am struggling to consume a web service of Office 365 like _vti_bin/lists.asmx. I found good documentation and an example of how to work with SharePoint and Forms Based Authentication in the ...
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How to create Visual WebPart in sandbox solution (Office 365)?

I am using SharePoint online(Office 365). for office 365 it is necessary to create sandbox solution but in sandbox solution it is not possible to create visual web part. is there any way to create ...
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How long does it take for an Office 365 app to be approved?

I've submitted an app for approval in the Seller Dashboard and it's currently showing: DRAFT STATUS: pending approval Roughly how long will I have to keep checking this poorly-capitalised page ...
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How to develop a SharePoint Designer Workflow Action for use in SharePoint (2013) online

Over the past few years I have been developing custom workflow actions - for use in SharePoint Designer workflows - for SharePoint 2007, 2010 and 2013 (on-premise). See this example for the kind of ...
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SP.UI.Status anonymously inaccessible

Using Office 365 (SharePoint Online) I have stumbled into an annoying thing. Some parts of the JavaScript CSOM does not seem to be accessible when your browse the site anonymously. If Firstly I tried ...
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SharePoint 2013 hybrid SSO: prevent Office 365 login page

We've configured a SharePoint 2013 two-way hybrid farm with ADFS 3.0. We want to achieve Single Sign-On (SSO), which is working, but not quite in a way that's ideal. Here's a scenario: When a user ...
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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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Did Microsoft just update Sharepoint online?

Over the last couple of days the html markup of several of my customers completely separated Sharepoint online sites have changed slightly. For example the element with the id ...
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Proxy page for Office 365

I am working on an Office 365 (SharePoint Online) website, and I am looking for a way to retrieve data (xml, json) from remote sites that don't necessarily support JSON-P or CORS. I could use an XML ...
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Caml query builder Office 365 Sharepoint Online

Does anyone knows where to find a CAML query builder that I can use for Office 365, Sharepoint Online? (if there exists one)
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Retrieve list items created by user based on login credentials

I'm developing a SP2013 office 365 app using the Sharepoint hosted option so working with JS. I'm allowing users to create new records in a list and also displaying that list of records that are ...
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Web template WSP works on sharepoint foundation 2013 but not showing up in office 365

Web template WSP works on share-point foundation 2013 but not showing up in office 365. What could be the possible reason ? I can activate the wsp and also can activate the feature. I also tried to ...
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Change URL's address of SharePoint Online

I try to change the URL address from https://company.sharepoint.com - I using SharePoint Online (Office 365). Can Microsoft change this address? Or can I create address/record in my private domain, ...
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Publish contenttype after activating feature (Office 365)

I've created a Contenttype and some fields in a visual studio project. They are deployed when activating the "Content types"-feature. But here's the problem: I want them to be deployed to the Content ...
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How to get value from URL in Sandbox solution of Office 365 (SharePoint Online)?

I have created custom webpart and deployed on default edit page. now i wnt to access the ListItem ID from the Page URL but it gives error that you can not use request.Query String in Office 365. How ...
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Create and deploy apps using Visual Studio 2012

I want to build and deploy apps to office 365 preview site using visual studio 2012. Can any one point me some good help links? I have office/sharepoint templates installed in vs2012.
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How do you add Meta-tags/CSS/JavaScript to head on SharePoint Online (without unghosting the MasterPage)

I’ve found a few semi-related articles on how to add meta-tags to the head (without changing the definition of the page I believe). I need to do this in a couple different ways… first of all I need to ...
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Room reservation Exchange <> Sharepoint Online (Office 365)

Is it possible to create a room reservation in a calendar on Sharepoint Online? If so, how can this be done? Also, Is it possible to add resources (like projectors,...) without adding them as a room? ...
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Show library items to anonymous users in Office365

We have a client in Office365, they have been using the public site for a while now and we put in some javascript that pulls images from libraries and displays them in various places as rotating ...
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How to get the unread email count or total email count from office365 mail box to sharepoint

I have an requirement like, need to show the email count or unread email count of the logged in user in sharepoint O365. For each user there is one mail box configured. Based on that logged in user i ...
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Programmatically add event to Outlook Calendar

How to programmatically add event to outlook calendar .. I want to programmatically add event to Office outlook calendar.
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Person or Group passed in Site Column - Office 365

Creating a multi tiered SharePoint site for managing certifications and other different types of records that relate to a person. I have created a roster that has all the personal information for the ...
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Using REST for a DVWP DataSource with Office365

I'm trying to use the REST services (ListData.svc) to retrieve items from a list in a very simple test with Office365. I can't seem to get the connection to work without adding my credentials to the ...
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Can we have privileges to access 14 hive folder in Office 365 (SharePoint Online) ?

I am using SharePoint Online (Office 365) i want to know that can we have privileges to access 14 hive folder in Office 365 ?
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Custom Site Creation with CSOM

I have the need to customize the site creation process in SharePoint Online. Is this possible via an app using JavaScript CSOM? If so can anyone point me in the right direction.
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Create site collection with custom web template in Office 365 - SP2013

Is it possible to create a site collection (top level site) based on a custom web template, created in VS in the form of an app or sandbox? I know there's a possibility to use the "Select a template ...
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Dropbox access from SharePoint

I am new to Dropbox, and I'd like to know if there is an easy way to access Dropbox content from SharePoint 2010 / Office 365. For example, should I consider BCS? Or is there a way to work with the ...
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SharePoint Online CSOM Authentication Code does not working on Sandbox solution

i need to customize public site and used custom login page for authenticated SharePoint Users. i am follow below post : http://community.office365.com/en-us/forums/154/p/57156/207461.aspx#207461 ...
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Reading from text files within a sandboxed solution

So I have a set of plain text files included in some directories within sandboxed solution. I want to use these text files to programmatically insert data to SharePoint Online using an event receiver. ...
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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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Best way of showing subwebs in a list

We have a root projects site, then we are planning to create a seperate project site for each project becaue of different permissions on each site. Each project site will consist of few documents and ...
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Public Blog in O365, how can visitors leave response?

Let's say you have a Blog site hosted in Office 365 and you write a blogpost. Users in SharePoint can comment and leave a likes, Use Hashtags and mentions. If we make the blog public so everyone can ...
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Modify Attributes and Properties Using JSOM(CSOM)

Before I describe the problem, I want to clarify that what I'm looking for is A generic way of updating various attributes/properties using JSOM. I'm using an Office 365 dev account testing a ...
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window authentication in Office 365 from client context

I want to access office 365 list from window application. Is it possible to access using window authentication ? i don't want to pass user id and password
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CSOM without being an app for O365

I have an integration dashboard I've written that currently works with On-Prem SharePoint. Basically, you give it the address of a SharePoint server, and it passes in your NTLM credentials obtained ...
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Javascript get SharePoint List items, enumerate, and locate and pin each item on Bing Map

The map is rendering and debugging in IEf12 does not show any error with loading the list. I am using a CEWP referencing this file - SharePoint Online (Office 365). What's wrong with this code? ...
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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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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. ...