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How can I set up a workflow to count the number of items in a list?

I am trying to set up using a SharePoint 2010 workflow that will count the number of non priority 1 tickets in a custom SharePoint online list. What I would like to have it do is go through the list, ...
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Download RSS feed as xml file from Sharepoint Online using PowerShell

How it is possible to download xml file out of this feed (website) using PowerShell? I can authenticate with sharepoint using CSOM but do not what to do next. As service user is not administrator I ...
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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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Refresh the data on the webpart without entire Page refresh

The data from the list is displayed on the page using content editor webpart as a scrolling text. The requirement is whenever the list is updated with new items, the data displayed on the page using ...
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new features/capabilities in sharepoint 2013 CSOM as compared to sharepoint 2010

Can someone please tell me about all the new features/capabilities in sharepoint 2013 CSOM as compared to sharepoint 2010. I cannot find any useful link about the same in google
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AppSecret key lifetime and expiration

I see when I use Seller Dashboard max token lifetime is 3 year. Does anybody know it how long it be valid if I use AppRegnew.aspx page?
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Pulling Connected Information from Two Lists Using Lookup

So I have two lists. One contains a parent term and the next contains the children that are all under that parent. They are set up like this: Parent List Parent List Name Children List Parent ...
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Start workflow using App only client context

I use CSOM with client contex which I get from app, the App has following permissions: <AppPermissionRequests AllowAppOnlyPolicy="true"> <AppPermissionRequest ...
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Add personal site collection administrator programmatically

I am looking for a way to add a site collection owner to personal site of a user. I can set the ctx.Site.Owner for other site collections, but for personal sites I am receiving Unauthorized exception ...
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How to create Document Management system in SharePoint Online? [on hold]

I am new to SharePoint and Development too, and I need to make a Document management system in SharePoint online. My queries are: Should I create different document library for each department or ...
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File Not Found. in ClientContext.Site.OpenWeb

I just tring to open the subsite using the CSOM. I'm geting the below error in clientContext.ExecuteQuery(). site URL is https://xxxxxxxx.sharepoint.com/Customer Orders File Not Found. ...
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How to add a user control to a client web part SP Provider hosted app?

I'm trying to call a user control in a client web part that I've created, knowing that I need to do that in a provider hosted app. How can I do it please?
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Reoccuring Events in Calendar

I am trying to design a workflow which will create a task list based on calendar entries in a SharePoint calendar. When a new calendar event is created, a task is create with this. For single events ...
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Office 365 - Create a User Group and add this to TermStore Users

I want to know how to create a users group in Office 365 Admin using PowerShell. Is there a possibility to add this group to TermStore Administrators and TermSet Contributor - Through Powershell only. ...
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How call a web user control in client web part?

I'm pretty new to SharePoint but am trying to get the hang of it. What I have been doing is creating a Provider Hosted app.However what I want to start doing is creating user controls and wrapping ...
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Strange Extensions on External Users Names?

I was looking up the username for an external user in my SharePoint Online portal. I nocticed the names look like this: username_gmail.com#@companyname.com I've reached out to MS with a help ticket, ...
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Deleting External Users From SharePoint Online

The company I work for set up a portal through SharePoint Online. We invite external users to come and participate. We've had issues where users have forgotten their password or user name and want it ...
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Get SharePoint Survey List Column Seperator into SharePoint Custom List

We knew that "Seperator" column from SharePoint Survey list plays big role. And now have a requirement from my client to get the Seperator column of the survey list into SharePoint Custom List. How ...
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SP 365 - Creating a web part that counts rows in list

I'm looking for the best practice to create a series of metro-style tiles possibly in the form of a web part that counts the number of rows/items in a given list. A good example is having a web part ...
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In SharePoint 2013 how can I set up a Two-Way Auto Sync connection between 2013 excel file and sharepoint

I am using Sharepoint 2013 , and there is a excel(2013) file with in the Sharepoint. I want to create a list by using some columns in the excel sheet, so after creating the list i want two way sync ...
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Document is not getting saved in Sharepoint using Firefox browser

I have a document stored in SharePoint, and when I try to edit the document through Internet explorer the document get edited and the new document gets saved in SharePoint, whereas when I try to open ...
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Can you populate a dropdown choice field with jquery and javascript?

I would like to use a radio choice field to determine the values that will be populated in a dropdown choice field on a sharepoint list form. for example; Food Type (radio field) Options Meat ...
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Is it possible to connect a doument library to load the contents of a virtual directory in sharepoint online?

I honestly do not know if this is possible as I am in the stages of setting up my first SharePoint online site. The scenario is the following: I have a virtual directory with a large quantity of ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Install app for SharePoint': Le chargement de version test des applications n’est pas activé sur ce site

I want to deploy a provider hosted app in office 365(SharePoint 2013 online),when I published the app I found it in my app catalog.But there is an error in visual studio 2013 that I coudn't resolve ...
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Javascript in script editor not always rendered

I'm having a strange problem with Javascript and SharePoint Online. I've created a page that contains a script editor webpart with some JavaScript code (calls a few REST services to show a list of ...
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SharePoint online jquery link

I'm getting a jQuery undefined error because my library isn't loading from CDN. On my html master page I've got this reference. I'm a little new to SharePoint branding and have seen lots of examples ...
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How do you add a parent navigation item to quick launch with no link actually pointing to it?

I am currently using SharePoint 2013 Online and am using a managed navigation structure to support 3 levels on the quick list. So for example: Item 1 (Parent) --Nested Item 1 (Child) ---Nested ...
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Cobalt Error: Accessing Document in Doc Library

From searching, cobalt has something to do with SOAP and data transfer of the documents. I have gotten a cobalt error twice on a document that prevents it from being opened, downloaded, and viewed. I ...
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Saved form when submitted creates duplicate

Is there an easy way to prevent a form from creating a duplicate when submitting a saved form?
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Enable External Sharing Programmatically

We have a scenario on which we are creating site collections from a provider-hosted app. Some of these site collections will be used by external users. Is there a way from CSOM (server-side) to enable ...
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List exceeds threshold. query large lists

I have a list that exceeds the 5000 threshold. total is 16013. Is it possible to query lists of this size. I can get all of contents with no query in batch using query..ListItemCollectionPosition ...
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Where does the HTML in SharePoint Online Master Page's DelegateControl come from?

Our SharePoint Online Master Page is using this code: <SharePoint:DelegateControl runat="server" ControlId="PageHeader" AllowMultipleControls="false" /> To display the "PageHeader" with the ...
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How to add a Client Web Part in SharePoint provider hosted app?

I want to retrieve data from SharePoint lists (office 365) in a client web part created in SharePoint provider hosted app. The majority of tutorials i found were about SP hosted app. Can someone help ...
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List filter not searching all fields

I created a list and have it populated with data, but when I enter something in the filter box it will only filter based on the actual ID of the item or who it was modified. It won't filter based on ...
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SharePoint Online Lookup Dropdown Autocomplete/Combobox

I have a list in Sharepoint Online, which has a lookup to an other list. No matter what, on the form it will always render as a dropdown value. When this list of values becomes huge, it's hard to find ...
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Which Organization Structure should we use?

We are currently in the discovery phase of our planned 2016 Sharepoint Online move. We are currently using DFs. Below are some stats behind our company: Roughly 250 internal users Potential for many ...
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Send email JavaScript SharePoint 2013

Is it possible to send an email in PreSaveAction function using JavaScript? I tried this example. But it is not working. Or is there a way to include the Email address provided in the NewForm to be ...
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Can attachments be added to emails sent from Nintex Workflow 365 or a standard SP2013 workflow [closed]

Can attachments be added to emails sent from Nintex Workflow 365 or a standard SP2013 workflow? I can't see a way to do this in either.
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How to add a custom app to a SharePoint Online site programmatically

I have created and packaged a custom application. The app has been uploaded to App catalog. I can add it manually to a SharePoint Online site and it functions without an issue. Is there a way to add ...
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Disable the * symbol in textbox

I give the validation for email and also give the screen tip message. So the * symbol will appear in the textbox. I want to remove the symbol. And also give the validation error message. Please anyone ...
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Sharepoint 2013 how to create a display template which shows 4 lines of blog

I want to create a display template for a blog to show in the home using content search web part with blog post title as link , by whom, body with 2 or 3 lines and next line with how many likes and ...
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customize Version History Form in doc lib

I would like to customize the version history form in my SharePoint 2013 Online App's document library with Visual Studio 2013. I have created a button + script that keeps only the last version of ...
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Using Sharepoint 2013 Task Lists

When I open a filtered Online Sharepoint Task List, I lose the ability to modify (insert, indent, move etc) the list in its full "Edit" mode. With the error message: "We can't modify hierarchy on a ...
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Consume SharePoint online lists using REST API (in R)

I would like to be able to query lists that are on my sharepoint online site via R. I'm having difficulties ascertaining the right method for authenticating my requests. These requests would be ...
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Previous submitted InfoPath form disappears in form library

I'm working in SharePoint 2013 (Office 365). I have created an InfoPath form and publish it into the SharePoint site. When I submit a new record it will be submitted successfully. But if I add ...
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Change content type of all files in a library using CSOM

I am attempting to change all the files in a library from one content type to another. This is in SharePoint Online so I'm using the CSOM. I am new to this so I'm stuck at where to go from what I have ...
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Color Status Formula with different Shapes [duplicate]

I need to use the KPI icons, since a team member is color blind. I have a column titled “Status”, with three options, which I would like to color/shape-code as follows: On Track (green circle) Minor ...
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Upload javascript file to sharepoint online library saved in wrong format

I am trying to Upload a myfile.min.js to sharepoint online using JavaScript using JSOM but its stored as wrong encosing format var req = jQuery.ajax({ url: sourceFileItem + '?ver=' + ...
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How to Replace new line character to “||” in workflow variable: string1?

I am building a SharePoint Designer Workflow and I have a following requirement: workflow variable: string1=line1<br> line2<br> line3 Required Output: workflow variable: ...
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Create calendar overlay using visual studio list instance

I have created calendar list using visual studio 2013 with two views in List Instance. Now i want to create some calendar overlays using same views i have created in list instance. Please help me to ...