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How to Create Task Items With Custom List Dataview

I have created 2 custom lists in Sharepoint 2010: List #1: INTERNAL PROCESSES (fields: Process Title, Reference) List #2: PROCESS STEPS (fields: Step Title, Step Description, Process Title[lookup of ...
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Need to highlight the flag in an email using workflow

Depending on the Status I have to highlight the flag in an email using SharePoint designer through workflow. Any solution is there for this task?
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Querying share point online Search via CSOM in provider hosted app using App only Access Token

The Scenario I am developing a Sharepoint provider hosted app. the Sharepoint app web is only used as a repository for storing documents in document libraries and The web application use O365 ...
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PowerShell CSOM set web inheritance

Piggy backing off my last question, Modifying Global Navigation Settings in SharePoint Online, is it possible to set a subsites navigation inheritance to use the same as the parent? If it is possible ...
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Accessing Host Web from APP Web of tenant scoped apps

In SPO, we have created a custom action in the sharepoint ribbon using the SharePoint hosted app. We would like to make this custom action available in all the site collections. To achieve this we ...
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SharePoint lists stores US dates incorrectly

I have an InfoPath form on SharePoint used by both UK and US users. One of the fields is a date picker field. If a US user enters the 9th Feb as the date it is stored in the list (which is on a UK ...
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Sorting tasks by DueDate on results core query - SharePoint online

I have set up this to pull and view all tasks from project subsites on the root home page, which works great - http://aghy.hu/display-template-for-tasks-in-sharepoint-2013 The only issue is that they ...
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Insert bar graph for Sharepoint List

I am trying to insert a bar graph for my Sharepoint list but I can't get it to display for some reason. The list is called "GPS III Cause Codes" and has two columns. Column 1 has a name and column 2 ...
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Discussion board is linking to list rather than thread

In my sharepoint discussion board app, if I create a thread and click on it like so: It takes me to a list view for the question which looks like this: But that's not very helpful. I want it to ...
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Change column from single text to person or group

I exported a list to excel from my 2007 site and then imported that excel(with import excel app) to my 2013 site. Some of the columns imported with their type different, but I could simply change them ...
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Date filters to automatically take current week date

In my page, I have two date filters.. Start Date End Date I have done some settings that the filters are able to filter the list based on the start date and end date. Now my requirement is that ...
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Should we use custom master pages in SP Online?

Should we use custom master pages, custom page layout, custom theme in SP Online? I heard it is not recommended in SP online, is this true? If it is true then what is the main cause for this.
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Presenting calculated age in textbox

I've calculated the age using setFullYear and getFullYear, as I only want to use the birth year to calculate age for fun, but it doesn't work Here's the code I've tried so far, which I think should ...
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Get Group Id Using REST

I want to get group id in single call. I am using below URL <Sitename>/_api/web/sitegroups/getbyname('Approvers') it is returning object. I want to apply filter to above url to get group id. ...
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Send event invitation from SharePoint calendar to attendee by email

I've created calendar in SharePoint Online. Then I've added Attendees column with type User/Group. After that I've created Workflow in SharePoint Designer to send email notifications for invited ...
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SharePoint Online: How to configure search to enable refiners on a lookup column

I have a list of location names at the root of a site collection. I have a site column at the site collection level that is a lookup to the locations list. In sub sites I use the site column in ...
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Render person with presence

How could I render a person with presence using JavaScript? Not in SharePoint result templates... I'm using REST and I'm getting the person from the web service
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Getting titles of a list as a link

I am using javascript to get titles of a list. Now when I have to display these titles, I have to display it as a link. I am using the below code <html> <script type="text/javascript"> ...
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Upload profile picture to SharePoint Online

If I upload a picture to my user profile in SharePoint Online, will that picture sync to my Outlook and Lync also?
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I have issue with SPO – Ribbon Custom Action

In “ribbon custom action” in SharePoint Online I want to invoke JavaScript code direct once click on the ribbon button rather than redirect to any aspx page (~appWebUrl/Pages/Default.aspx). But ...
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How to enable an actions option

I can't seem to figure out how to enable an actions column on my web part, for if I wanted to choose to export a list to excel.
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Send email to everyone using workflow

I am wanting to send an email notification to everyone when something has been posted to our blog site. I have set up a workflow and the email template, I have tested the workflow with myself and I ...
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Create content type from xml using client server object model

I have one xml in which all the declaration of the content type are added like <ContentTypes> <!-- All Content Type Declarations --> </ContentTypes> I can't use sandbox solution ...
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How to use an html button to approve and reject list items?

I have taken two html buttons by just adding some html code into the "edit source" option of a list and I want it to be like when I am clicking it,it should approve and reject all the items in the ...
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Sharepoint 2013: How to open in new window a particular blog post

I am using the default "blog site" template in SharePoint, my question is "how to open in new window a particular blog post?" What happens is, although I am pointing to the particular URL, e.g: ...
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List view search box not woking properly

The search box in list view does not return newly created items. But after sometime if you search it will show the item. After creating the new item the item is visible on the list but if I try to ...
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How do I enable Ratings and Likes for blogs SharePoint Online

Is there a way to add both Ratings and Likes in SharePoint Online Blogs? As of now, the settings page only provides to choose either.
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Upload multiple attachments in a SharePoint list

Is there a custom control available (JavaScript/Jquery) which will help attaching multiple files in a sharepoint list. OOTB SharePoint allows attaching one by one. Yes, we can use: ...
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SharePoint Online - Token empty error

I am creating an app for SharePoint online with provider hosted app model. I followed all the steps to create an app and ensured both web.config and appmanifest.xml has same Client id. Though it ...
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Date-time field to seconds SharePoint 2013 Online

I am trying to convert the "Created" column field, or at least create a computed field, in SharePoint 2013 Online to display MM/DD/YYYY HH:MM:SS. Is this possible in the UI or is it a limitation of ...
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Change URL on private site collection Office 365

My task is to change URL of internal site collection in SharePoint Online. The situation is such: it was configured with one domain (DomainA), and now all site collections are: ...
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Communication betwen sharepoint apps on different pages

I'm developing two client web parts on the same sharepoint hosted app project. Client web part A shows a list of employees of the month(name, picture, etc) Client web part B shows the detailed ...
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Page Visits counter

I'm looking for a way of displaying on every page the number of visits there have been. i.e. A hit counter. I'm using Sharepoint online, and the option of coding our own web part has been ruled out. ...
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Cant fetch SharePoint list column items with JavaScript

I cant run my code. I get this error message: 0x800a139e - Runtime Errors in JavaScript : The property or field has not been initialized . There has been no request or has not been performed. It ...
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Initiate a string variable to empty

Is possible in SharePoint 2013 workflow to initiate a string variable to empty or null? Ex: Set Variable: v_temp_related to <Empty or null>
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Sharepoint 2013 Online filter by attachments name

i want to query to list items by filtering attachments name with default WCF query. But i get an error. My query is below. Is that possible? ...
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How to delete columns inside a folder

I am working on a SharePoint project. The folder has three columns. I want to delete two columns. When I try to delete the column from the page where the folders are listed, the columns inside the ...
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How can I configure Daily Time Window for Large Queries for my Sharepoint Online O365 subscription?

I need to know how I can configure Daily Time Window for Large Queries for a MySite. Is there any way I could do that for all users through Office 365 Admin portal? I Googled it and I only got the ...
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Is there any way to control the instances of 'Limited Access' when sharing a document with existing users?

I have been noticing an issue recently where user with either a contribute or edit permission on a document library who have documents shared with them end up with a limited access tag for the ...
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Search box webpart display issue

When I am adding SearchBox webpart on to my page, the search box is displaying at the right side corner of the page irrespective of where the webpart is placed. Is there any solution to move the ...
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SharePoint Online stop permissions inheritance on the list via PowerShell

As the question basically says, is there a way to stop permissions inheritance on a list or a library via PowerShell? Moreover there is a way to change user or group permissions on this list/library? ...
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Sharepoint 2013 online: Retrieve email address of an active directory user via JavaScript Object model

I have set up a working connection between my sharepoint 2013 online and my Active directory, what I'm trying to achieve is to retrieve a specific field (in this particular case an email address ...
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How to download contents of folder from SP Designer 2013

In the All Files section of SP Designer 2013 I have a folder named Apps that has all of my front-end stuff (JS/HTML/CSS). What is the simplest way to download / copy the contents of that folder to my ...
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SharePoint Online Access Request Status Codes

I am using CSOM to retrieve items from the "Access Requests" list. (https://sharepointSite.sharepoint.com/sites/siteName/Access%20Requests/pendingreq.aspx) I am trying to figure out all the possible ...
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SharePoint Online - Update User Profile Properties via CSOM App

I have a console application where I am updating SharePoint Online user profile properties via CSOM. When I do it via the following code below (using a username and password), it works just fine. ...
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Getting an ItemCount with filtering in SP2013 using REST api

I am attempting to return an integer (itemcount) of the items within a SP2013 list. I have done this easily using the stock standard json method. However I have a need of counting the splist items ...
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switch language button for office 365 collection site

Can anyone help me ? I'm looking for a way to add a switch language button in my site collection using SharePoint online, I couldn't find any solution! Thank you!
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NAPA: Failed to get username. Unexpected response from the server

I am using code not much different from a default working one that is provided in a SharePoint Online app 'use strict'; var context = new SP.ClientContext("https://tenant-my.sharepoint.com"); var ...
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What is “SPIislatency” in response headers of SharePoint online

Can you please explain what is the use of SPIislatency in response headers of SharePoint Online. I am trying to understand the performance tuning concepts of SharePoint Online.
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sharepoinonline/Office365 tools to move artifacts form dev site to production site

In SharePointOnline/Office365 are there any tools to move artifacts like masterpages,pagelayouts, wikipages, lists and libraries, webparts etc from Dev site to test site to production site. Can we ...