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Open SharePoint Online web with SharePoint Designer gives server error saying it has an old version?

On my Office 365/SharePoint Online tenant, I’m trying to create a Workflow with SharePoint Designer 2013. This has worked before, but today I get a strange error: Server error: The version of ...
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Create folder inside site assets

How can i create a folder inside site assets from a app? Here is my code, it says that folder item is undefined. var hostUrl = decodeURIComponent(getQueryStringParameter("SPHostUrl")); var ...
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Filtering list based on user preferences

On SharePoint I have 3 lists created. The 1st list contains 2 columns: user's unique ID and user's name. The 2nd list contains 2 columns: user's ID and a multiple choice of preferences of ...
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IE8 failed to download zip file from Document Library

I cannot download zip file from any Document Library on SharePoint Online 2013 when using IE8. It always get error: Unable to download aaa.zip from company.sharepoint.com Unable to open this ...
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SharePoint Online Custom Login UI

I am developing an external site for a client that requires external users to login to access a document library. I'd really like to keep a consistent look and feel so I'd like to use the Rest API for ...
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Contact Card information in Sharepoint Online

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 Plan 1. I asked (mainly) about the presence indicators in Sharepoint Online 2013 some time ago in here: Sharepoint Online Presence and Contact Cards. But as I ...
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After migration to 2013 in OFFICE 365, Site UI is not proper, Black Hover is there

I have Migrated one site from 2010 to 2013. We have used Evaluation site to test migration, and resolved most Issues. once we have migrated the site, we came across one UI issue which was not part of ...
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SharePoint App cannot see lists

I have an app created on SharePoint 2013. I created 2 lists the same time. But I cannot see the site contents to go to list and manually update items.
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How to use CSOM/Powershell to update list item(s) in O365 from CSV

Not a programmer, but need to get a job done. Using Powershell and CSOM I've found examples and been able to import CSV into a list as new items. That is working. Here is a code snippet I'm using ...
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Create list and add a choices column to default view

I would like to create a link list, and then add a choice column (Field) with two choices to the default view. Using the following code i am able to create the list and add a column (Field) to the ...
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Add file with comment sharepoint client object model

I use following code to add file to SharePoint library using client object model. Web web = context.Web; FileCreationInformation newFile = new FileCreationInformation(); ...
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Document Library Save as Template .stp with custom Workflow?

How to create a SharePoint Document Library Template by using "Save as Template" feature with workflow. If would create a new document library by using that template then the newly created Document ...
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Create a dynamic URL of all list items

When you open any item in a SharePoint list, a form opens showing the details. Now I want to make the URL of these form dynamic so that when I click the particular form gets created same like the ...
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SharePoint CSOM Provisioning with XML

I have started into looking into the PnP samples into creating taxonomy. The samples are pretty basic and laborious, in that you have to write code for the taxonomy you are creating like so: // ...
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Can we use SQL Server as a primary data storage for SharePoint 2013?

Is it possible to use external SQL Server as a primary data storage for SharePoint 2013? Having this implemented we can generate reports, query data and it would become very very powerful to use. Or ...
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access the contents of a sharepoint list and update it

My problem is how to access the contents of a sharepoint list and update the contents by a button "Save" of another list that it have the same field. I'm working in sharepoint online using ...
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Display loading/processing while processing using CSOM

My current implementation includes following, User adds an item, once saved it is redirected to the display form of the same item. I have implemented this requirement using below steps. On ...
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Client Context executeQuery() works in console app but returns null object when executed from CRM Server

I have the function GetDocumentLibrary which must return a libray from sharepoint site. When I execute it from a Visual Studio Console Application it works and return the library with all ...
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extract data from a textarea of list and put it into another textarea

When I want to extract data from a textarea of list and put it into another textarea , I have the problem of div. it look like this when my information appears I want to remove the start (div) and ...
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Add Webparts through SharePoint hosted app

I am trying to add a webpart trough and app. I have provisioned some files in different extensions sucessfully. The last step for my app is to add a content editor web part on the hostweb welcome ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online Search Query for Site Collections

I wonder if It's possible to get all my site collection names or paths in Javascript, Visual Studios. I've found them through REST when I put server/_api/search/query?querytext='sharepoint' in the ...
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Failure on setting Person/Group column via SPD

I have a SharePoint Online site where I am trying to set a person/group column via a SharePoint Designer workflow. The Library where I am trying to set the column has major versioning enabled and ...
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JSLink html image path to a SiteCollection StyleLibrary in a SubSite

Currently I am trying to reference my SiteCollection Style Library image directory in a javascript file linked up to a DocumentLibrary Webpart in a subsite. The current directory I am ...
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Cloud Business App for Office 365

I try to create Business App for SP Online. If I create relationship to other list in the same site, everything is OK. I can use lookup field. But if I try to use relationship (data) from different ...
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Add items to list programmatically

I would like to create a menu from the listtemplate Promoted Links, with several tiles. I use the following code to create the list, and create new list items: ListTemplate listTemplate = ...
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How to extract data from the list and put it in the form using jquery

I want to extract data from the list and put it in the form using jquery! I succeeded to know how to import data from "Last Name" and "First Name" of the list into text fields "Last name" and "First ...
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Cross domain call with SOAP

Im trying to make this call in a app for accessing data from a list on the hosturl. but it not working, whats wrong in it? function execCrossDomainRequest() { var executor = new ...
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extracting data from list to form

I made a custom list and in the other side I made a apps, in fact it is a form that I have done with html + css + JS using visual studio and deploying my solution in sharepoint online. my question is ...
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Making global CSS changes in SPO 2013 MySite

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 and I wanted to do some small CSS changes to MySites globally. I noticed that as the "SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure" feature in the MySite root ...
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Getting Minor Version, Major Version, TimeCreated, TimeModified of document using CSOM

As a follow up to this post: http://sharepoint.stackexchange.com/a/111685/32419 I have a document that I am downloading from OneDrive library using CSOM. private static void ...
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“Open in windows explorer” option grayed out in SharePoint on Office 365 using a mac

"Open in windows explorer" option grayed out in SharePoint on Office 365 using a mac. Trying to move a document appearing on the front page of the team site to a specific document library.
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SharePoint access level

Is there a way that I can restrict the access for SharePoint to a particular LAN which would not allow any user to access SharePoint outside the LAN?
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SharePoint 2013 apps Permission policies

As I understand there can be a "User+App" and "App" only policy permissions in SharePoint apps. The SharePoint hosted app cannot use the App-only policy. So here is the doubt I have. Suppose I have a ...
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How to search for documents across libraries

I am still getting up to speed with Sharepoint, after spending two months correcting the noob error of letting my main list view get above 5000 items. I have split this library up (it had upwards of ...
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download file from OneDrive using Microsoft.SharePoint.Client

I have a winforms application and I need to download files from a SharePoint OneDrive directory. Currently, given my code below, I am able to read the "Title" of the file, but I can't find anything to ...
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Sharepoint Online and Powershell SPDocumentLibrary

I was wondering if it is possible to update a Sharepoint List versioning using powershell. I have attempted to load the SPDocumentLibrary class into powershell by using ...
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Check In file with Javascript and REST

I am trying to check in a file from my sharepoint-hosted app with jsom and rest, but it wont work my code look like this: function checkInFile() { var hostUrl = ...
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Set default site for users in SharePoint Online

I'm trying to achieve the following; There are 5 sites, with links between them for navigation, one of them being the main page we want users to start on, let's call it "Main". How and where do I set ...
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List with > 5000 items working with Paging?

Not sure if this is a bug or something; I have a List that contains around 12,000 items in SharePoint Online. I was experimenting with it and it seems to still show items using a View with Paging ...
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Downloading and saving sharepoint 2013 file into browser client

I'm trying to get and save files from SharePoint app using REST, the files are located inside the host SP. Once got the file, I'm saving/downloading it into the browser with a save function. When I ...
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Changing Left navigation in MySite (my content) for all users

In a SharePoint online (office 365) project, I am trying to add two new links to the left navigaion of my-sites, which must be visible for all users. when users go to their My-site (newsfeed). The new ...
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configure and inherit top link navigation for site collections

I Have a bunch of site collections in SharePoint online and I want them to have the same top navigation links. Is it possible to configure this in some way that they inherit the navigation form the ...
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Publishing Content Types through Content Type Hub in SharePoint Online

I've been fighting with this for 2 days now and still won't get any content types published from content type hubs. To cut the long story short, here's what I've done so far (in addition to drinking ...
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step by step guide to create public site using sharepoint online

I'm interested in creating a a public facing site using sharepoint online. I want tips and resources how i can get started and how i can modify the site to use lists and data from sharepoint to build ...
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How to migrate out of the box workflows to Office 365

As far as I know, SharePoint Designer workflows can be exported as templates and can be reused. But for out of the box workflows such as Three Stage, Publishing Approval, Approval and all the other ...
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How to reconcile old usernames after move to Office 365 from SharePoint 2010?

Any old people/group columns from lists and libraries copied from the old 2010 environment show the following in the new environment: Domain\UserName With red squiggles and the error message: No ...
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request failed unexpected response data from server null

My objective is to read and extract data from list created in SharePoint site and put it in another list of the same site. Firstly my problem is that an error message appears where I deploy my ...
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Return the most recent date in a list column by referencing other Date columns within the list

Is there a way to return the most recent date in a list column by referencing other Date columns within the list? I am making a list that will track revisions on the same line item. For example, ...
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connecting to a sharepoint online document library, with interactive powershell session.

I am aware of how to connect to a sharepoint online via SPOService, but this does not allow me to run powershell scripts on the file system itself does it? say a document library. If you open a ...
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Access an item in a list in a subsite with Javascript(Solved)

function Testing() { var context = new SP.ClientContext('/Testing'); documents = context.get_web().get_lists().getByTitle("Site Assets").getItems(); context.load(documents); ...