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How to upload files to 'my documents' of 'my site' using REST

My sharepoint online site url is http://xyz.sharepoint.com and the user's 'my site' url is http://xyz-my.sharepoint.com . I'm able to upload files to Document Libraries inside ...
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Prefered way of custom styling for 2013 apps?

I created some autohosted apps ( for Office 365) and by default there's a script setStyleSheet(); that makes the app look like the rest of the page. This is something I want but I would also like to ...
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Changing Calendar webpart view via automated script (group calendar members)

I ran into a situation where I needed to display a team calendar from Exchange on my SharePoint site (SharePoint Online 2013). I've read several different workarounds and found this blog post provided ...
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Task List item call out error - TypeError: mediaPlayer.getOverlayPlayerElement is not a function

I have recently started to experience an intermittent error with list item callouts/ECB menu in a task list I am working with. When clicking the elipsis against any given item in the task list, ...
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Create a Form in Sharepoint Online

I want to make a form in Sharepoint Online without using Infopath. But I am having a hard time finding other option. There are things that I am considering; List - but list columns has no Rich Text ...
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Create external users using CSOM

Does anyone know if it's possible to invite external users with the client object model or is this only possible in the UI?
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How to develop a SharePoint Designer Workflow Action for use in SharePoint (2013) online

Over the past few years I have been developing custom workflow actions - for use in SharePoint Designer workflows - for SharePoint 2007, 2010 and 2013 (on-premise). See this example for the kind of ...
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How do I disable Blogs in mysites

I have a SharePoint Online instance and want to disable blogs for my users. I can't seem to find a setting for this anywhere in SharePoint Online. Any guidance on this would help. If it is not ...
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Retrieving lists from sharepoint using php

I am using the library https://github.com/thybag/PHP-SharePoint-Lists-API for accessing the whole lists in SharePoint using php. I am able to get a connection with sharePoint.I am giving the code ...
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File Extension for Video files is removed when Uploaded to Library

This is my first question on StackExchange, hope to contribute more in the days to come. Currently I am facing this issue: when a user uploads a video file (e.g. AVI/WMV) to a particular Asset ...
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Add sub section menu to a page layout

I have my top level navigation working well but i would like to include a "section" nav displaying all the pages of the section I'm currently in. As this is a SP2013 online environment i only have ...
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Does SharePoint online support Translation management library?

Does SharePoint online support Translation management library? If so - where can find the library?
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News feed customization

Is there possible to modify news feed webpart to display less information (to make it shorter)? And one more question - can I set alert to any new post or new topic on news feed? Not only my posts ...
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WindowsAzure vs Office365

Tell me please, what advantage Office 365 over Windows Azure. In Windows Azure you can also expand your VirtualMachine, write server-side code with RunWithElevatedPrivileges and visual webpart (if I ...
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CMIS on SharePoint Online / Office365

How to access a SharePoint Online server via CMIS? The URL to the server is https://xyz.sharepoint.com but apparently the following CMIS URLs do not work: ...
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How do I insert a List that is defined in a SharePoint 2013 App into the hosting site?

I have a SharePoint 2013 app that is hosted on the Office 365 platform. In the app we have several lists defined. When I go to insert a web part for one of the lists defined in the app the lists are ...
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Generate reports in SP 2013 Online without using Excel or SSRS?

We are working with a SP 2013 Online client that needs to have reports generated but they do not have Excel 2013 installed. Is there a way to still generate reports? I would like to use Power Pivot ...
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access denied error to sharepoint site,even after getting full control access

I am getting "access denied" error to SharePoint site, even after getting full control access to the site. I have cleared all the cookies and browsing history and checked in IE, but getting the same ...
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Sharepoint 2013 App Cant Update Fields on Lists in parent web

I have a Sharepoint 2013 O365 App that is Autohosted. It is doing a simple list item creation on a remote sharepoint list in the site that owns the app. I have added app permissions of all kinds to ...
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SharePoint Online takes hour to install the sharepoint hosted app

I am trying to write SharePoint hosted app and connecting to microsoft online Sharepoint portal (dev site). It takes more than an hour to install the app on the sharepoint after I press F5 in Visual ...
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Move RibbonContainer-TabRowRight Icons to another part of the page

I'd like to move the buttons in the RibbonContainer-TabRowRight area of SP2013 default template...is it a simple matter of hiding the existing icons for Share follow save and full screen and ...
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Upgrading a feature in Sharepoint Online

I have a sandbox solution running in Sharepoint Online. Now I've made some changes, like addind fields to content types and changing the contents of some module files. I know that in order to upgrade ...
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SharePoint Online Refinable Properties and Custom Content Types

We're using SharePoint Online (Office365) post-upgrade, plan E3. I have created a custom content type based on the standard Task. When I assign a crawled property to one of the RefinableString ...
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How to reference columns in External list in Sharepoint

I have two external lists: (Parents, Students). I need to display Parents Name in Students List as a Dropdown field. And if I save the student form, ParentID should be stored in DB. How can I ...
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Filter the list in sharepoint online?

I have a sharepoint list . There are 4 people(not fixed) from separate groups(say A,B) responsible for each issue. Now I've a requirement according to which, 1.I'll have to design a page display the ...
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SPO - Exchange Distribution Lists vs Security Groups vs SharePoint Permission Groups

We are looking to move to SharePoint Online 2013. We have users in our On-Prem MOSS 2007 environment that use Exchange Distribution Lists to Email in outlook, Provision and send email alerts from ...
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link button login sharepoint 365

I'm new to sharepoint 2013 online. just creating the Public Site. How can I create a login button/link on the public page?
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Passing SPD workflow variable to a task list item

I'm possibly having a dense moment, but I'm struggling to find a way of passing a SPD2013 workflow variable from the WF that assigns a task to a column in that related task list. I'm creating an ...
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Create Item task does not initiate 'On Creation' workflow in target list

Background: Using SharePoint Online 2013 / SharePoint Designer 2013 I have two lists (A & B). List A culminates by creating a new item in List B. List B has a 'on item creation' workflow. The ...
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O365 autohosted app passing parameters to iframe or alternatives

We have autohosted app web-part for Office online (based of course on Sharpeoint 2013) Ours app is display list of products from database and by clicking on product display information about product, ...
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Displaying user profile image using JSOM - broken image link in IE

I have written the following code to get the user profile image and display on my master page header. Everything is working fine with Chrome but in IE I get a broken image link where i should be ...
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Reports based on Lists for SharePoint online

One of our clients use SharePoint Online & uses a simple lists-based case management system. They want to receive weekly report in email based on the data in lists, preferably using configuration ...
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Managed Property of type YesNo - Sharepoint Online (Office365)

In Sharepoint Online (Office365 post-update) I created a custom managed property mapped to a custom crawled property. Both the source field and the managed property are set to type Yes/No. The ...
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EawfSite Feature missing. How to remove this?

After the upgrade to SharePoint 2013 our custom site template will no longer function. I have recreated the site template from the original site, but trying to create a site from this new template ...
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Workflow speed in SharePoint Online (Office 365 E3)

I have a simple SharePoint 2013 Workflow which copies a template document from one document library to another in order to update it. If I start the workflow and navigate to the destination library, ...
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Can I build a Dashboard in Sharepoint Online?

I would like to create a dashboard in Sharepoint Online http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/sharepoint/sharepoint-online-online-collaboration-software-FX103789366.aspx. I have seen references to a ...
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Where can I found and How can I configure BI Center Site Collection SharePoint Online 2013?

I try to configure KPI and states lists - but they are not supported on SP Online 2013. How I can configure BI Center Site Collection SharePoint Online 2013? I created new sub-site (and new site ...
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Office 365 “sites” vs. “teams” managed path when creating a site collection

In Office 365 when you create a new site collection, the Web Site Address gives you the option to choose to create your site collection under "sites" or "teams". What is the difference and why would ...
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Office 365 SharePoint “Access Denied” Error When Mapping WebDav

I was trying to map Office 365 SharePoint WebDav theme location to do branding and was started getting error: "The mapped network drive could not be created because the following error has occured: ...
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Error while programmatically creating a site from web part SPO

I'm trying programmatically create a site from a web part, sandbox solution for SharePoint Online 2010. My web part has a text box in which displays error messages and a button Create, in which on ...
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Editing links URLs in a Office 365 Public Site

I have a hard time changing the URL addresses of my pages in my public site created in Office 365. Not only is the "Navigation" link missing in my Site Settings (which i suppose is due to the ...
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why i cant bind gridview directly from ListItemCollection Object?

I'm new to SharePoint List and i need to bind gridview using list item collection object like below SPList splEmployees = SPContext.Current.Web.Lists["Employees"]; spgvEmployees.DataSource = ...
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Can a Lookup field work with a list of 5000+ items?

Can a Lookup field work with a list of 5000+ items? I have a list of 15000 items and I want to create a lookup column that accesses this list. Normally a lookup column will filter empty rows and ...
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I would like to change the displayed name of a column title in one view only

I have implemented a list of products, with multiple views. I would like to change the displayed name of a column title in one view only. At the moment it displays "Product Name" and I would like to ...
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Best resources to learn SharePoint Online

I am looking for the best resources to learn SharePoint Online development (apart from MSDN). There are lot of good books, articles on SharePoint Server, but very few on SharePoint Online. Can ...
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how deploy sharepoint workspace 2010

my system is of 32 bit with windows XP pro operating system. I have installed 32bit office professional plus 2010 package. I want to set sharepoint workspace in my system with ability to access my ...
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Looping context.executeQueryAsync(function () {

Can anyone help me in looping through the Terms. I have 4 Level Terms for ex: NType - 1 State - 1 Jurisdiction - 1 Agency Name - 1 Agency Name - 2 ...
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Take ownership over My Sites

Cannot find a way to add an Administrator account (or, for example, Company Administrator group) into Site Collection Administrators list for each of Personal (i.e. My) Sites at SharePoint Online ...
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Weekly Date Intervals

I am trying to get weekly start and end dates displayed automatically (as i am going to be pulling reports weekly, this will be helpful). For example, if today was monday 6/24 - would like to pull ...
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How to call SharePoint 2013 REST API from HTML page

I can get the SharePoint 2013 list/libraries information using REST API, this is working fine from a SharePoint App. If I want to retrieve the same information from a HTML page, I am getting error ...