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Sharepoint online site collection setup best practices

The scenario is something like this, we need to setup a site collection infra in SharePoint online which needs to hold ~30Tb of data (mostly docs). We need to set up a search service in there that ...
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Column Calculated #Name? error

I am creating a new column type in a SharePoint 2013 Online Document Library in order to parse a file name. Currently I have this formula I can add into =MID([Title],1,FIND(".",[Title],1)-1) This ...
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Create a new site collection c#

I'm trying to create a new site collection in Sharepoint Online tenant with Visual Studio. 1) I found http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/ms448720(v=office.14).aspx which says that the ...
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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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Development Environment

My company has signed up an Enterprise Contract With Online SharePoint 2013 E3/E4 licence. So I have a challenge setting up my development environment with no on-premises environment available. Any ...
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Custom Master Page - Random Technical Error

I have an odd issue with Custom Master Pages and wanted to see if someone here may have some insight into how to prevent the issue. A couple of times in the last two months we go to login to our ...
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Access 2013 custom web app - Filter Related Items Control

I am looking for a way to filter the related items controls. I have two tables: Categories and Articles The Categories table simply has an ID and Category Name The Articles table has an ID, ...
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windows phone 8 sdk cannot connect

I downloaded the windows phone 8 sdk and the sharepoint windows phone sdk. Both installed fine. But whenever I try to create a clientcontext and connect to a sharepoint (on premise and online) I ...
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Remote authentication examples

We have a SharePoint 2013 instance in the cloud. I am trying to figure out the ways we can write an application (be it web app, windows form, windows service) to either: Get a SAML token from a NAM ...
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Rich Text field from Visual Studio

I am using Visual Studio 2013. I am using SharePoint online 2013. I am creating a "SharePoint-hosted" App. I have added a List to the project called "Technology". I added a field called "Technology ...
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Problem storing SharePoint context in Provider hosted app hosted in a azure website

I created a provider hosted app, which I want to deploy in a azure website. The problem that I'm currently facing is that I don't have a SharePointContext after postback. I'm using the default way to ...
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Content Query fails

Could you please look at my CQ. I modified ViewFieldsOverride, ListsOverride. Only the Lists works, the ViewFieldsOverride makes it There is a problem with the query that this Web Part is ...
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Error: On making Public Site to Online

I have Public Site and when I try to make the site Online I am facing the error as below.Can any one help me how can I sove it
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Make Anonymous Access for online SharePoint 2010 Team Site

I have Online SharePoint 2013 Site and I would like to make it as Anonymous .Can any one help me how can I achieve it.
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Workflow emails hide iamges [on hold]

I have a workflow that sends an email. The email contains images that are referenced from files stored on the sharepoint. When the recipients open the emails in outlook, the images are recognised as ...
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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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ask for access permissions on the fly in SharePoint 2013 using php

I'm trying to get accesstoken from the authorization code as described in here - but using PHP app. http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/jj687470(v=office.15).aspx I was able to do this ...
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SharePoint Provider hostes App Update delete all my list Data

I have create a providerhosted app with several lists in it. A List contains a Contenttype that holds the listcolumns. Now I added a new Column to the contenttype. I also add a update Entry in my ...
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Suspend and resume SharePoint Online workflow using CSOM - Ecmascript

I have a requirement where the Master user has power to interrupt any workflow and put it on hold and the approvals should be stopped on that workflow until the Master user resumes the workflow. When ...
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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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Infopath Form adds #sideNavBox - Tried hiding via Embed/Snippet

I created an Infopath form and it displays the .ms-verticalAlignTop style to the left of the form. This essentially 'pushes' the form webpart to the right off-centered with a blank area to the left ...
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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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Follow Blog in SharePoint? [closed]

How to get the current user to follow blogs in SharePoint?
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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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Opening CQWP document links in Office Online editing mode

We started using Sharepoint Online 2013 and for our document/file managing needs we have created a few document centers. The document center comes with one pre-built document library and the front ...
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How to add a file to a tag on sharepoint online 2013 using powershell

I'm using powershell to add files to sharepoint and we are using tags instead of folders, I was wondering how would i go about it? Thanks D
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VBA code to notify a user that an Excel document has already been checked out if they attempt to edit it

I have a working, macro enabled Excel sheet on a SharePoint site for about 20 people to all use. I have it set so that it requires to be checked out in order to edit (So that only one person can edit ...
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Error starting a workflow on host web from within a SharePoint-hosted app

I am trying to start a workflow on the host web from within a web part in an app. Here is my code: var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var hostWebUrl = hostUrl; var ...
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SharePoint 2013 Searching multiple Site collections?

Is there a Search or Portal site Hierarchy/ Structure option in SharePoint 2013 that would enable a searching of specific and multiple site collections (not just Search all) We opened a ticket with ...
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Combined Tasks List Data View Web Part - SharePoint Designer 2013

I am looking to create a list that will show all outstanding tasks from multiple Task lists that are in multiple site-collections in Sharepoint Online/Office 365. I am aware that there are 3rd party ...
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Add font to drop down on SharePoint online

Is it possible to add a font like Arial to the list of available fonts when editing a wiki? we have SharePoint online so we don't have access to any back-end folders.
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What's a good source for SharePoint 2013 Workflow instructional info?

A library and Amazon search only provided 1 book that isn't being published until September. I checked out the author's website and there wasn't anything specific to the question there. Lynda.com ...
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Best way to handle with ThreadAbortException in SharePoint Online

I often face up with execution timeout issue when developing web parts. Each time a code-behind method process large data that may take times, the Thread was being aborted error occurs. Because in ...
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Do SharePoint-hosted apps have a persistent PropertyBag

I'm trying to store some user-configurable settings inside a PropertyBag. The getters and setters seem to work correctly, at least while the app is still open, but when I refresh the app's page it ...
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Hiding the toolbar of a Listview webpart through CSOM

I recently successfully added a web-part to the frontpage using the method from Add Document Library XsltListViewWebPart using CSOM or web services However, it seems impossible to disable the toolbar ...
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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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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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Setting value of Enterprise Keywords using CSOM

I have included the enterprise keywords column in my contenttype and list and I try to set the value using the managed CSOM. I just used the default already existing column so the column name is ...
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How to AppPermissionRequest for more than one generic list?

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 Online - Provider Hosted App, which needs to have write access on two generic lists. Instead of requesting access on web is it possible to request app access for ...
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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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SharePoint Custom Reference Number

I made an InfoPath form for users to complete and submit on a SharePoint page. I added a custom reference code which seemed to work but now skips numbers very randomly and has even duplicated a ...
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Email Snippet System using SharePoint Online Workflow

I am wondering if anyone has advice on a proposed system. Here is how it works. A weekly email is sent to employees every monday explaining to reply back in bulleted list what they got done last week ...
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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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Powershell script for user profile properties in SharePoint Online 2013?

Does anyone know of a Powershell script that can be used to pull user profile information from SharePoint Online 2013? The SharePoint server scripts are useless. Particularly, we are looking for a ...
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Excel 2013 workbook will not open in client application from SharePoint, only browser

I created a protected, macro enabled, .xlsm workbook on excel 2010 that is meant to be edited by many people. I uploaded it on my company's SharePoint site (Not sure if it is 2010 or 2013, I can't ...
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Download Root level folders,sub folders and all files using CSOM C#

I have to Download Root level folders, sub folders and all files using CSOM and C#. I have to save the same folder structure and all file paths into the local system. Please provide the solution for ...
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Generating User Security Context from a SharePoint Online workflow Activity

I have following SharePoint components-- A SharePoint online site with bunch of document libraries. Deployed workflow custom actions using visual studio and sandbox solution. Created provider ...
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Creating Specific Alerts to Certain Users

Here's the issue. Two of my co-workers need alerts for specific criteria in the CAPACI list. One of my co-workers gets alerts sent right to his email. All he knows is if someone submits a form with ...
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Possible to add a workflow on a website mailbox?

In SharePoint 2013 it is possible to create a website mailbox? Is it possible to add a workflow onto it? What I want is the following: The Postbox got an E-Mail and at this time the workflow must ...
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Create Online SharePoint 2013 site using powershell

I have online sharepoint 2013 subscription and my task is to create one sharepoint site using powerhsell. I have downloaded the Powers-hell for Online sharepoint 2013 for doing power-shell scripting ...