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How do you know a particular view is a personal view or a public view?

Is there a way you can distinguish a view whether it's a public view or a personal view ?
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How do I change a personal view to a public view?

When you edit a personal view, the radio buttons which were there to select the audience are missing. How do you make a personal view available for other users ?
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Authenticating against Office 365 SharePoint Online from an asp.net page in Azure

I would like to authenticate against my SharePoint Online from my asp.net webpage in Azure. What are the steps to get this started? Will this be via the client model? Has anyone done this ...
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Retrieve SP-List data cross domain via SPServices?

I am trying to retrieve data from a SharePoint List hosted in a different server/domain. We are still running SP 2010 but about to migrate to 2013. I am not sure if jQuery.SPServices and CORS are the ...
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ADFS error in SharePoint Hosted App on On-Premise SharePoint

I have developed a SharePoint Hosted App for a customer. For development I used SharePoint Online, the customer system is an on-premise SharePoint 2013. Now I deployed the .app-file on the customers ...
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Error when entering search center for some users

I recently encountered an issue: when entering our Search center logged in as a user with alternate language set, I receive the following error message: "Literal content (' ') is not allowed ...
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performance development system for HR [on hold]

I need to develop a Performance Development System for HR Department. We have a Sharepoint O365 subscription. Is it possible to achieve this system completely by just by configuring out of the box ...
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External User Access Denied

I have an external user accessing my SharePoint Online site and for some reason when they try to log in they get this message: Access Denied someemail@email.com does not have permissions to access ...
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Not syncing files on Sharepoint

If I only use the documents in a Sharepoint library when I'm online, is there any reason to sync the documents? And if I don't sync the documents, can I avoid the 20,000 file limit? I'm thinking that ...
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Is there a fiddle for SharePoint?

I am new to SharePoint Is there a fiddle for SharePoint? Like dotnetfiddle and jsfiddle? I have checked this question, Is there a SharePoint 2010 virtual machine? but the links in answers are dead ...
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SharePoint Online - Adding Group Manager to TermStore Group using Powershell

Is it possible to add Group Manager, Contributor to a TermStore Group in SharePoint Online using PowerShell? Something like: $termGroup.AddGroupManager(“GroupName”) ...
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Enable tree view navigation in SharePoint 2013 Online

I have created a team site in SharePoint Online - O365 and enabled the Publishing Feature in it. Also, from the site settings I have enabled the Tree View option from the left navigation. But it does ...
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How to modify default site page via features?

I need to set the web part I added to a provider hosted app as a default page in the site via a module. Can someone tell me please how to modify that module in order to load the web part as a default ...
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AddSupportedUILanguage() bug in SharePoint Online

Around December 2014 there has been an update to the CSOM model for on-premises SharePoint 2013. The update unfortunately included a bug in AddSupportedUILanguage() function: [ Update on 20th of ...
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(Welcome Page) Search People Page Layout

I am trying to add page in SharePoint Online but page layout (Welcome Page) Search People is not showing up among the options. Is it some SharePoint Feature that I need to activate to get the page ...
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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 ...