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CSOM - Incorrect Usage of Exception Handling Scope

I am trying to use ExceptionHandlingScope in a basic Managed client side crud I am getting the error - Incorrect Usage of Exception Handling Scopes namespace ConsoleApplication1 { class ...
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How to use “Title” Managed Property as sortable + Searchable in CSWP results in SharePoint Online

I am using Content Search web part in a SharePoint Online site page. I want to use Title Managed Property as sortable + searchable in search results of content search web part. The Title managed ...
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SP2013 : Search Results WP is showing EVERY documents, even when there is no results

let me explain that difficult title... What i want : I want a search page with a Search Zone WP and a Search Results WP. That is easy. Then, i want the search results to show only the right item ...
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How to look up users email based on user name

I have a pair of fields, Project Manager Name and Project Manager Email. Project Manager Name is a people picker field allowing the user to select a PM by display name when they create or edit a ...
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change a cell's color based on a value of several cells

I have a table where by I want to colour code column names "WIS Completed" depending on whether status of facilities (Data Modelling, Data Logistics, RPT, NC, Paint, Trim, Composites and Model Shop( ...
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Why Can't Embedded SharePoint Videos Be Viewed in Full Screen

I'm using Microsoft Edge w/ Windows 10 and I'm embedding videos on SharePoint pages from the the Office 365 Video Portal. For some reason the allow full screen code is being stripped out after the ...
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Problem in Deploying a sharepoint-hosted application

I am using visual studio for creating my application, at first I had created 2 lists, the deployment is good and no issues but when I created more lists, I get this error during the deployment : ...
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Getting list item in SharePoint hosted app

I have used the below javascript code.. .js File 'use strict'; var hostweburl; var appweburl; $(document).ready(function () { hostweburl = decodeURIComponent( ...
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How to detect in a reliable way when a user is added or removed for sharing purposes?

Are event receivers the way to go for a reliable solution in SharePoint Online to detect if a user or file has been marked for sharing or unmarked?
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Jslink “undefined” object

Usually undefined means I forgot to add a field to a view (!), but in this case I'm using a dataview and the field is definitely there. The key line - the undefined field is Image_x0020_upload: var ...
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Remote Event Receivers in SharePoint Online

Can a remote event receiver be attached to a custom content type in SharePoint Online?
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Help with Dual Javascript countdown clock

I am having a little trouble figuring out how to make this work properly, I am trying to put a small countdown clock in the left column and one in the right column, which will show a countdown to two ...
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How do I determine if a managed metadata group is for a site collection or not using CSOM?

I am iterating through managed metadata using CSOM and PowerShell against SharePoint Online. I need to know if a managed metadata group is a site collection group or if it is global. When I use the ...
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How to access external list data from the SharePoint Add-in?

I need to create a SharePoint Online Add-in (app) which access external list data. However no success till now - I allways receive ServerUnauthorizedAccessException . Here are my setup: I've created ...
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Update Work Flow Task Status Sp 365 E3

I have a Web Page based on SharePoint 365 E3 with InfoPath 2013. I need to Get and Update the Status of (WorkFlow Task) List through Custom Code - C#. I tried to access this using CSOM but it ...
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Retrieve a list column value only if it has a value with CAML-query [duplicate]

I wonder if someone can help me with a caml-query. I want to retreive list items from different list that has the column name "Link". But it should only retreive if the column has a value. How can I ...
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Sharepoint Online profile photos are displayed

I have created a custom app for displaying organisation chart. But the images are not displayed because of cross domain authentication issue.
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Get Current Login User Profile Properties sharepoint

I need to get current login User profile properties provide information about SharePoint users, such as display name, email, PictureUrl and other business and personal information including custom ...
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Downside of using external user for content access vs. O365 Account.

I have a team site in O365. I have 20 users that only need read/write permission to a couple of folders in our SharePoint. is there any point in actually making an O365 account for them - which is ...
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Columns missing in LookUp target list

I'm in a project using SharePoint Online and want to add a lookup column type, but when trying to relate it to a specific list, show me a few columns in the list which has more than 30 columns, I ...
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Managed Property Refinable option is disabled in SharePoint Online

Scenario I have document lirabry and add a field "TempField" as a metadata type. I created a new managed property called "MangProp" which maps to metadata field "TempField" now, this "MangProp" ...
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Sharepoint Online / Office 365 and App Parts Not Working

I've got a fresh version of Sharepoint Online / Office 365 and having some issues with App Parts. I can download and install new App Parts from the Sharepoint Store without any issue, however once ...
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New to SharePoint (Office365): Best practice to organize my site

We have migrated from Google Apps to Office 365 and now i need to organize a few things. We have a few customers and each one will have a set of documents, a wiki and maybe a worklog (i'm using some ...
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SharePoint Online user profile picture showing greyed out - need to authenticate again to show

I have a recurring issue with showing the user profile photo on a SharePoint Online site. I'm using the user profile in a few places - for example, to show a list of team members and their photo in a ...
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Accessing OneDrive from provider hosted app using CSOM

Is it possible to access the MySites OneDrive in SharePoint Online from a provider hosted app? App Permissions (for testing): Tenat Full Control Site Full Control Web Full Control My Code: using ...
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Using an Access Database to link SharePoint online to on premise SQL

I know there are ways to connect SharePoint Online to on-prem SQL using Visual Studio and other programmatic solutions. I am looking for a no-code solution. I am wondering if this is even plausible: ...
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how to attach document in custom list for sharepoint online using Powershell?

I have tried this code to attach a document in custom list for sharepoint online, but it is not working. $site = [Microsoft.SharePoint.SPSite]("Your site name") $web = $site.OpenWeb() $list = ...
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Set value of peoplepicker using javascript

I have a newrequest.aspx page in a Sharepoint 2013 App with a form on it to get details from my users to submit a leave request,this is then submitted to a Sharepoint list to hold all of the requests ...
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How to save a list in a csv file via Powershell

I have a SharePoint online list with more than 9000 items and 22 column. The list is being populated on daily basis. I am taking backup manually every morning by saving the list as excel file in the ...
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Cant retreive a list column

I am creating a hosted app in SharePoint. I want to retreive all the custom list from SharePoint and then from the custom lists I want to fetch column values. I got 2 columns with the names title and ...
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Using an iframe to view a PDF stored in a SharePoint Online document library

I'm developing a SharePoint Hosted app, I need to view document library files in my app using iframe html tag, I have a problem that files are not shown, I'm using this code to view files after ...
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Page with Javascript refreshing after script

I'm using Sharepoint Online through our company's Office 365 subscription. I wrote a page that generates a company standard email signature: <html> <head> <style type="text/css"> ...
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Large List in SharePoint Online for Custom Reports?

I can't seem to find an explicit msdn article that mentions SharePoint Online can store up to 30,000,000 list items in a List. I saw that there is an article for the List View Threshold but it does ...
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Deploy Sharepoint Online Intranet app

I have developed an intranet application in SharePoint Online. Now I want to deploy to a customer site where they will have their own SharePoint online account. How will I deploy it into my ...
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Content Organizer rule won't start after receiving document in Drop off

I've searched a lot before coming here to ask... Here is my situation, in SharePoint Online. In a site with Content Organizer ON, I have created the library "Deposit Library", in which one users ...
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Write into excel with workflow [duplicate]

In my workflow I want to write something in an excel file. I figured I should use the http web services action in SharePoint Designer 2013. How can I write something into an excel (which is located on ...
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Dialog box master page [Sharepoint Online]

I'm new to sharepoint and I'm struggling with the following problem. I want to display a dialog box with custom web page. I want to have one part for the main content and a panel with buttons below it ...
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SharePoint Online Provider Hosted Low Trust Apps hosted on IIS not working

I am trying to create a provider hosted app in SharePoint Online trial tenant with the remote web of the app hosted in IIS of an on premise server. It is a simple Hello World app, with the remote web ...
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How to query current user created items?

I have many lists in SharePoint site. I want to retreive all the items from the list and display on a site. The current user should only see his/her created items not other users items from the lists. ...
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prevent a column in a list from being changed

I have a field called event log where people update new information on the status of the task. Now what I want to do is, I want everyone to add information to this field, but once it is saved nobody ...
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List column hyperlinks are not clickable

I have a list inside it I have a hyperlink column with items like www.google.com and www.youtube.com. I can retreive the list items and show on my site the problem is I get only the url and its not ...
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Document approval workflow in document library?

Do you know if it´s possible implement a document approval workflow only in one folder of the document library?
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Prevent duplicates in a SP list. I am using Javascript

I am trying to prevent duplicates in a SP list but my code does not work. e.g if an item "James" exists in my list it should not be possible to add same item instead an alert message should show up ...
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Is there a simple way to generate default forms (New, Edit, Display) for new custom Content Types

I have created a number of custom content types representing different types of tasks a user will complete. EDIT: The custom content types inherit from the built in Task content type, in case that ...
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Workflow which adds the filename to excel

I have got a workflow (in sharepoint online) that starts when a file is added into a library. Now I want to parse the document name and add the name to an excel file. I read that I could do this maybe ...
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How to check correct Crawled property for a list column

I have a couple of list columns such as Status, DeptName in my List. But when I am looking for crawled property associated to these columns in Search Schema, I see a list of so many crawled properties ...
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How to use Custom List Column as refiners in Content Search Web Part

I am using Content Search Web part in Sharepoint Online Site. The search Query is set to retrive List items for one list only like this: ...
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How to get all the list and the items that are in the lists?

Is it possible to retreive all the items from different list in SharePoint? I know how to retreive list items from 1 list but not multiple lists. var mylist = ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Workflow Form's Text Box automatically becomes read-only once published to browser. How do I stop this?

I have a site workflow with text boxes that are used for input of initiation form parameters. They are all single-line text parameters, and none should be read-only. In InfoPath none of them are ...
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SharePoint Online - Archiving Permission Level?

I tried searching but can't find what permission it is that allows for 'Archiving' functionality in SharePoint. Basically, for example, I have 2 Lists, 1 is ACTIVE, and 1 is for ARCHIVED. What I want ...