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The remote event receiver callout failed

I've created an AppEventReceiver for my High Trust Remote app, when I deploy the app through Visual Studio 2012 I get the following error The remote event receiver callout failed The HTTP request is ...
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(Solved) Start a Workflow of the Host-Web via SharePoint App and JSOM

The Last Update is the Solution I have got an App for SharePoint 2013, which needs to start a Workflow. This Workflow is in the HostWebContext, not in the AppContext. The List, the Workflow is ...
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Downloading Bulk of data(150 GB) using powershell or C#

I have a task to download bulk of data(150 GB) from SharePoint document libraries? What will be more efficient and faster,Doing it using a powershell script or using a c# code to download files?
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Where and how are sharepoint list stored in sharepoint apps

Sharepoint Apps, can be installed in multiple site collections. According to everything I have read about apps, sharepoint apps are isolated from the sharepoint environment and I can completely ...
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SharePoint Apps vs Features

SharePoint 2013 supports new kind of Solutions called Apps.According to MSDN, Apps are self contained piece of functionality and easy to install, use and update. I think SharePoint features also ...
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How do I turn on SharePoint App store in SharePoint 2013

I am getting this message when I want to add a app: Sorry, apps are turned off. If you know who runs the server, tell them to enable apps.
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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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Accessing another site collection from a SP2013 app

I have a SharePoint 2013 SharePoint Hosted app, and I've got some code that works swimmingly well when it's pointed to the host site collection. Part of the requirement is to have it point to a user ...
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Previous versions of ListItem with CSOM

When using Client-Side Object Model for SharePoint 2013, how can I access previous versions of List Item?
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Install sandbox package from app

I have sandbox solution for SharePoint Online (wsp package without dll) and I want install this package from app (for simplest installation). Is it possible?
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js library for REST and JSOM SharePoint basic tasks

I am just sick of writing again and again the same piece of code to use jsom Async requests, especially when it's for a SP-hosted app which envokes spexecutor. I am sure each developer has his own ...
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Is there a difference between a Sharepoint Hosted App and a Cloud Hosted App?

Other than the initial setup steps is there a difference between a Sharepoint Hosted App and a Cloud Hosted App? Can you do anything in one and not the other? If you create one type of app could it ...
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How to create lookup columns in SharePoint Lists within SharePoint Apps?

How can I insert look up column value to a SharePoint list. I created a SharePoint hosted app and created two SharePoint lists in it: list1 and list2. Now I need to create a lookup column in list2 ...
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App in app catalog only available in specific sitecollection

I'm creating a provider hosted app for sharepoint which contains a number of client web parts. The app is for a specific department and it needs some custom configuration (columns, contenttypes etc) ...
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Get if user has permissions to access to a Cloud App for Sharepoint 2013 with JavaScript CSOM or Rest Api

I have developed a Cloud App for SharePoint 2013 on an office 365 server, and I figured out that to set the user permissions(who has access to it) for that app can be find over ...
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Can't upload a non-text file to SharePoint App via REST API

I am using the following REST code to add a file as an attachment to a SharePoint 2013 list item. <asp:Content ContentPlaceHolderId="PlaceHolderMain" runat="server"> <SharePoint:ScriptLink ...
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How to Create Apps for SharePoint 2013 in Visual Studio 2012?

I have just started to use SharePoint 2013 and I want to create a simple app with VS2012. How can I create and deploy an apps in SharePoint 2013 step by step? Can anyone provide a quick start guide? ...
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REST list item delete does not go to Recycle Bin

I have a SharePoint 2013 autohosted app with a number of lists inside of it. I would like to be able to soft delete a list item using the REST API and have it go to the Recycle Bin instead of being ...
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SharePoint App VS Object Model

For designing solutions I am confused with whole Apps concept in 2013. What is Microsoft's guidance for when to use a SharePoint app and when to go for a traditional client or server object model ...
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SharePoint Online Apps 64bit

I am writing a SharePoint 2013 Online Autohosted app. Everything works fine, but there is one problem I have. I Would like to use Controls like the DateTimeControl, which is in the ...
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SharePoint 2013 AppPart “JavaScript runtime error: 'Type' is undefined in the sp.runtime.js”

I'm just starting with SharePoint 2013 dev. I've created a VM on my computer, it's running Windows Server 2013 and SharePoint 2013 Foundation. I'm trying to create a App with a App part in it. On VS ...
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SharePoint 2013 Call the REST API from SharePoint hosted app

I've successfully deployed a SharePoint hosted app to office 365 and my local on premise installation. All the app aims to do is call the REST API for the user profile manager to get the profile ...
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Logging in Apps, where, and what other options do I have

If I am using a provider hosted app with the code below, its not clear to me how can I monitor logs, provider hosted apps runs in this case in a separate iis site, correct? The System.Diagnostics ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Can I use Visual Studio 2012 express edition for web-parts and app parts?

I am new to SharePoint 2013. I want to develop the app and web parts using visual studio 2012 express edition. Can I use vs 2012 express edition to create app and web parts for SharePoint 2013? Can ...
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Fire JS function when people picker completes

Is there a way to trigger a JS function when a People picker completes and finds a user? I'm developing a SharePoint 2013 app using client side development pattern. Thanks for your suggestion Per, I ...
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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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ClientContext in provider hosted app

I have developed the Provider hosted app. Using two way. I have create Self Signed certificate and created app using that. When I run the app from Visual Studio it runs perfectly. After that I ...
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Create multiple items via REST API

I'm looking to bulk create items to decrease the amount of calls being made in my application. In this instance, I'm working on a calendar control that has different needs than what SharePoint OOTB ...
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Redirect From one app page to another

I am creating a Provider hosted app. In that I have created two different .aspx pages. I want to redirect to the other page. But I am not able to find it out how to redirect. When I check my ...
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Upgrading contentypes and lists in sharepoint 2013 apps

I am very familiar with the feature upgrade toolkit from Chris O Brien. I also read that in Apps you can handle an Upgrade event or something, but yet, there are no examples about this. The scenario ...
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Error occured in deployment step Install App for SharePoint 2013

I got this error while trying to deploy an App in SharePoint 2013. The full error message is "Error occurred in deployment step 'Install App for SharePoint': Failed to install App for SharePoint"
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SharePoint 2013 - App Deployment

i need some best practices or advices on a common scenario in SP2013 where i can't get my head around as i'm fairly new to App development. Let's say i have some kind of existing site structure and ...
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Getting error while uploading multiple files in sharepoint hosted app in 2013 with REST API

In one of my tasks,i was struck with one issue,that is "While uploading multiple files into document library with REST API". Iam trying to upload multiple files in library with REST calls for an APP ...
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App Parts and Custom Actions in SharePoint apps at tenant scope

I have installed a sharepoint app at tenant scope. Source 1, Source 2. In my app I have an app part, which is available in App Catalog (where the original app is installed). However on all other ...
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Do App Parts have an equivalent to Web Part Connections in 2013?

I'm looking to write an App on SharePoint 2013, and I'd like to be able to connect App Parts in the same way you can currently connect Web Parts -- through the connections menu, and ConnectionProvider ...
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Is there a way to dynamically configure the remote webapp url of a provider-hosted SharePoint app?

In our scenario we are developing a provider-hosted app for SharePoint 2013. For each on-premise SharePoint installation there will be a separate (remote) web application with a different URL. Hence, ...
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Create an “app connection”

I writing an article about how to do something like web part connection with the app model of SharePoint 2013. Have you an architecture model to do that? Does a standard exist to do that? My ideas ...
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Sharepoint 2013 REST POST: How to add a list item with 'people and group', 'choice,' and 'Url' fields?

I am trying to create a form for a Sharepoint Hosted app that will allow users to request a teamsite. The form writes to a list that is contained in the Sharepoint site collection, from which a timer ...
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Why is a Custom List referred to as an App in SharePoint 2013 Preview?

I don't understand why Microsoft calls Document Libraries and Custom Lists apps in SharePoint 2013 Preview - doesn't it contradicts the concept of isolation of an app from the parent site? It's my ...
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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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Apps for SharePoint Foundation 2013

I have two questions here. (1)Can we develop apps for SharePoint Foundation 2013 edition? (2)Can we purchase and download apps for SharePoint Foundation 2013 edition from SharePoint Store? Thanks.
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App Part iFrame width to 100%

I sucessfully created an App Part using a provider-hosted high trust App. The app uses bootstrap and has dynamic content to fit page size. The problem is that, when i publish the App/Web Part, the ...
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Implementing a simple bug tracking tool inside my SharePoint 2013

We have implemented a SharePoint 2013 web application , which contains two site collection; one community site & team site. Currently we have a custom software ready for testing . so I was ...
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Can SharePoint 2013 apps run in SharePoint Foundation 2013?

I apologize in advance if this is a silly question, but I'm new to SharePoint, don't fully understand the concept of SharePoint apps and was asked to investigate this. I've been told that SharePoint ...
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getting Regional settings in Javascript from CSOM

I am creating a custom data entry app in sharepoint using the CSOM. I need to update the default value of a datetime field, I can get the default value but the datetime is in UTC Format. I need to ...
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Get the ID and Name from multiple Client side People pickers to store in a list

I have a form which contains 3 client side people pickers, i use the following JS to produce the People Pickers // Render and initialize the client-side People Picker function ...
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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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Where to store dynamic connection string in provider-hosted app?

I have a Sharepoint 2013 provider-hosted app that gets installed (along with a custom WCF Sharepoint-hosted service) using a powershell script. This script also creates a SQL Server database that the ...
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how to make a connection for Php and Sharepoint

I am a newbie for Sharepoint(website developer).I want to connect some Php app to Sharepoint(installed in server) so that for every websites I create there is a connection to Sharepoint.How can I do ...
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How to get Current logged in user in Provider Hosted App?

How can I get Current Logged in user of SharePoint Site in Provider Hosted App's code behind? I tried this: 1) clientContext.Load(clientContext.Web, web => web.CurrentUser.LoginName); ...