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createsite event handler in sharepoint online

I am writing an event handler that will create a new site whenever the new item is added to the list. My issue is it creates a new site everytime but it does and does not (randomly) execute the code ...
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Sandboxed solution; social tags?

I want to create a webpart to retrieve some of the social tags a user has used. This has to run in SharePoint Online ie a sandboxed solution. I have code which does the same, but already the first ...
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Test the title for a value

As my previous post(s) indicate, I'm fairly new at developing for Sharepoint. I'm working on a Sharepoint 2010 cloud website and would like to try to find out how to test the following: In the ...
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How to connect SharePoint Online with Dynamics CRM using Web Part?

How connect Dynamics CRM Online with SharePoint Online using Web Part - Microsoft Dynamics CRM List Component? I Try to use in SharePoint a web part Microsoft Dynamics CRM List Component to connect ...
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Caml Query between data-times?

I want to query all items within 7 days and I have the following code which is working perfectly: DateTime startDate = new DateTime(DateTime.Today.Year, DateTime.Today.Month, DateTime.Today.Day); ...
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How do I make a series of forms to look like my website, with SharePoint UI mostly removed, and my website's header/footer added?

I have a list and I'm creating a "CustomNewForm.aspx" for it. I want that form for adding new items to look similar to our public website (all/most of the SharePoint UI is hidden; our website's header,...
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Same column name, different metadata for different content types?

I am trying to set up two content types for two different products: Product A content type. Product B content type. Within each of these I want to build a same column called Customer. However ...
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Looking up a Hyperlink for use in custom view

This is for SharePoint Online. I have a lookup list called COURSES, which contains the CourseName and CourseLink. I also have a lookup list called ROLES, which contains organizational roles. The ...
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attachments in Send a mail Workflow action

Is it possible to attach images as attachments in "send a mail " SharePoint Designer Action?
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Opinions/advice on List Sizes and using SharePoint Online to store data

My company has a requirement for field personnel to complete a variety of paper forms in the the field, in areas of little or no connectivity. We have identified a mobile data collection ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - hide ribbon controls

I have a SP list that contains six Multiple line of text(Enhanced rich text) fields. For 3 of the controls, I need to hide only the Upload File icon from the ribbon. Any idea on how to achieve this?
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I want to share links to documents on SharePoint Online which open directly in the Office 365 web apps

I want to share links to documents on SharePoint Online which open directly in the Office 365 web apps. If I use a link to the file like https://xxx.sharepoint.com/teams/site/folder/word.doc IE will ...
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Get users in group using CSOM or SharePoint default webservices

Background I had developed a client solution1 for SharePoint Online for query certain info from users (i.e: AccountName, PreferredName, Picture, etc) and show the obtained info in a page where the ...
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SharePoint Online Multiplexing

We are developing a system where we want to provide a certain Group of users to collect data using a mobile app. The mobile app Connects to a web api. The plan is to have the web api store the data ...
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Best way to create a multiple item submit form

I'm looking for a way to create a form in SharePoint 2013 which will allow me to submit multiple items into a list (each line as an individual record). So, for example, i'd have a form with inputs for ...
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Remove System Account and User Groups from people search results in O365

I am working on O365 and have a requirement where I only need to display Users in my people search results. Currently the result also displays few service accounts which I do not want. Is there a way ...
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Freeze list header Row while Scrolling in SharePoint [duplicate]

How to freeze list header row while scrolling in SharePoint?
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Sharepoint Online to AS/400 DB2

I have a requirement to connect from Sharepoint online to AS/400 DB2 server. I need to read and write as well. Is there any way to connect like BCS etc? If you have the steps please share.
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Is it possible to get data from excel file and create a pie chart and display on a sharepoint site?

Can we create a pie chart using excel reporting service. I have a excel file (.xlsx) on my SharePoint document library. I want to use excel data and create a pie chart but don't want to create this ...
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Creating new domain in o365

We have a domain in SharePoint online as say xyz.com on cloud. Now we have the requirement which cannot be fitted in existing domain. So we are thinking to have new domain as abc.com. I just want to ...
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Customizing SearchBox in SharePoint 2013 Online

My customer is not happy with the current position of the SearchBox. So My job is to move it in the X (o365cs-nav) or in the Y (ms-cui-TabRowRight) position. I am looking for these positions in ...
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Disable Quick edit with CSOM

How can I disable "Quick edit" on lists with CSOM?
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SharePoint Content Search

I have a list with some fields. I want to create a search page for that List in which every keyword matching the data for any list item will be returned. How can I search content in SharePoint List ...
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Customising Announcements view with CSR

I'm a 10yr+ web developer with plenty of experience in C# / ASP .NET, but still very new to SharePoint. I've been trying to create a custom view for the Announcements web part in SharePoint Online (...
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Blog Site Categories WebPart in SharePoint 2013

I have a blog subsite and have created a custom page layout where i would like to add the Categories and Archives web parts that comes with the OOTB default.aspx page. I can add the Archives webpart ...
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How do I increase the maxUrlLength for my Office365 tenant?

I am getting the following error when I try to change role assignments for a file. I can tell from the error that it exceeds the MaxUrlLength value but where do I change this value? Code 401 Body ...
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Get longest List-Title name in Sharepoint-Online

I want to get the longest list-title name, how do I do this? I thought this would work: function onSuccess() { var listString; var listEnumerator = listCollection.getEnumerator(); ...
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Bind Multiple SharePoint Group To Client Side People Picker

I want to bind multiple SharePoint Group to Client Side People Picker Using JavaScript. Requirement as below. I have two SharePoint group Group 1 and Group 2. I am able to bind group 1 by sending ...
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CSWP Query: How to concatenate a string to query variable {Site.URL}

I want to limit a query in a Content Search Web Part to just the Pages library of the current site (exclude any sub-sites). Is there anyway to correctly concatenate "Pages" to the query variable {...
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How do i make lists show top navigation when using managed metadata?

I have a site where I use managed metadata as navigation. It works like a charm for pages. BUT When I add a list to my navigation it removes the top navigation item. here is a rundown of how it is ...
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How to authenticate the user with Designer workflow 2013 and REST API?

I've to call the web service for POST operation. I'd set "Workflows can use app permissions" but still not getting result. And getting the following error- {"error":{"code":"-2147024891, System....
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SharePoint QueryText

I have a question about SharePoint query text searching. For example, if you were to enter inside the Query Text of the Query builder for People search Core Results it provides you the specific text ...
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How to make full backup of Sharepoint Online?

Is there any way to make a full backup of Sharepoint Online web site based on Office 365 without third-party tools? Tried to google it, but found only ways to manually backup list or libraries. I'm ...
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PeopleSearchResults Page layout not working

I tried modifying the PeoplesearchResults.aspx page layout and from then on any pages created from this page layout displays the error "The base type 'Microsoft.Office.Server.Search.Internal.UI....
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From CEO Desk/CEO Message

I need to show CEO message with picture of the Person, at home page. Is that possible via OOB feature of SharePoint? I.e:
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Uninstall event at SharePoint Hosted App

I have a office365/SharePoint Online App (SharePoint Hosted App) that when installed into SharePoint Online, it will provision some static files (css/js) and custom actions into the SharePoint host ...
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Sharepoint REST API authentication with SAML

My app uses OKTA for authentication using SAML. I was able to get this up. I am also able to make REST calls to sharepoint using the username and password. Now that I have both these set up, I would ...
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Get SP online site content via PowerShell or C# (for BackUp SharePoint Online Site content into local storage)

I need to BackUp SharePoint Online Site content into local storage. I know there is no tools for it (for SharePoint Online version). I want to write my own tool that will copy all site content to a ...
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What are the user data returned from Person or Group column (People Only) query?

I'm using SPServices to query a SharePoint Online (2013) list that contains a Person or Group column. (This column is set to allow selection of People Only, in case that matters.) The query used is ...
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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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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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Fetch list item attachment by name

I am trying to write custom code for list item attachments. As it is not allowed to overwrite them, I will check if file already exists. If yes, will delete and then upload again. I found a method SP....
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SharePoint Online: Change properties

I am retrieving a change log for SharePoint Online site, but I am particularly interested in the who performed the change and on what item. $changeQuery = New-Object Microsoft.SharePoint.Client....
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Office 365: Publish and deploy .app through PowerShell

Can we deploy a SharePoint hosted app in Office 365 (SharePoint online) using PowerShell? Like in SharePoint 2013 apps, we will import the .app file and then install it. Can this be done in Office ...
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How to authenticate user in SharePoint Online using rest api

I have a website on SharePoint Online and a website on SharePoint On-premise. From my On-premise website i want to create a new list on my SharePoint Online site. To authenticate I used the ...
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Migrate SharePoint 2007 site into Office 365

here I am trying to migrate SP 2007 Site into Office 365. Steps I am Followed. I am saved my site as template .stp (without content) Rename .stp to .cab and extract to et manifest.xml. Updated <...
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SP Field.Hidden property not hiding?

I have set the property .Hidden of one field to $true. $field=$List.Fields.GetByTitle("Business Phone") $ctx.ExecuteQuery() $field.Hidden=$true The change has been applied successfully and if I ...
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SPO default internal site missing settings

We're using the default internal site on SharePoint Online. When going through the setting I'm missing the section for Web Designer Galleries specifically the Solution Gallery. Is there a way to ...
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Create context for another site collection using NAPA

I am trying to access another site collection using NAPA. I found 2 ways, none of which seem to be working Office 365- Accessing lists refers wrong URL (URL/App name) var context = new SP....
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Update Panel not working in Sharepoint online sandbox solution

I have added a UpdatePanel on the webpart and then when I upload a .wsp to office 365 then & open the page(which contains this webpart) then error occur: Web Part Error: Sandboxed code execution ...