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Document Preview in Search Result, SharePoint 2013 is not working

I performed below steps. Created a web application Created a separate enterprise search site collection. Created Search Service Application. Created content source Now, the search is working ...
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Lock item when approval starts

I am making a Custom List that would route for an approval when the user wants to. When an item is routed for approval, I want the item to be locked for editing. How can I achieve that? I am only ...
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Is there a compatibility issue with page designs between SharePoint 2013 on-premise and SharePoint Online?

We've received a tender for a design, this tender includes some hours to convert a SharePoint 2013 design file to a SharePoint Online design. Is there really much required with this? I thought the two ...
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Create list/app on SharePoint 2013 Online using Visual Studio 2013 [closed]

I'm working on sharePoint 2013 Online. I try to create list using Visual Studio 2013. Only way that I have found is to create an app. But how I can build app without this address: and how to display ...
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Restore from Production to Development

I have two different servers with Sharepoint 2010 standard edition setup. I have two different SQL database servers(DEV_Content and PROD_Content) for these two environments. I would like to create ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013- Removal of 'Design View'

I am trying to understand the difference between SharePoint Designer 2010 & SharePoint Designer 2013. Found this blog by Asif Rehmani: Click here for the blog. He has explained the differences ...
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Hosting a Private AppStore (for iOS) on SharePoint Online

I need to distribute apps for my company from SharePoint online platform. The problem is that when I put on the SharePoint online platform a link like: <a ...
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How to get PublishingRollupImage in a sandbox solution using server OM?

I am trying to get the PublishingRollupImage of a list item using the server object model (requirement) in a sandbox solution. The problem I have is that I can't reference the ...
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Sharepoint online - Custom activity

We have a couple custom workflow activities, made with visual studio, which are working fine. We can use these activities from Sharepoint Designer en deploy them on Sharepoint 2010. Now we need these ...
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SharePoint 2013 Certifications

It's been few days that I have decided to start preparing for my SharePoint Certifications. But, I am facing a lot of difficulty as in from where do I start? My interest are in SharePoint ...
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OAuth Authentication & Azure

I'm new to SharePoint development and using Office 365 SharePoint 2013. We need to replace our AD cloud based authentication servers with OAuth authentication. Am I correct in thinking that our SP ...
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Using SharePoint to Email or Gather Replies

here is what we are trying to get done and I'm curious if it is even possible. We want to use a centralized share point page as our main source of communication between liaisons and staff. The ...
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Issue with custom workflow action(SandBox)

I've created a custom workflow action using the VS2010 for SharePoint 2010 online. But whenever I use the custom action within a workflow and attach it to a list, it never runs successfully. While ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online Event Receiver Not Working

I've develop a custom event receiver as a SandBoxed solution, but i always get the error object reference not set to an instance of an object. Can anyone please tell me if this is possible, or if ...
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Promoting customised SharePoint content between site collections

Working with SP Online and using SPD 2013 I have been developing some custom lists, with custom new and edit forms, with some custom ribbon action buttons and associated list workflows. These work ...
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Javascript works until saved

I have inserted some JavaScript into a Script Web Part. Just a button that adds some columns to a SharePoint list. It works when I click the preview button on the Insert Snippet/Embed page. It works ...
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Add column to SharePoint Online 2013 list via Powershell v3

Can anybody tell me how to do this? None of the examples I have found seem to work. My site is https://blah.sharepoint.com/technology and my list is called 'pfa'. I want to add some text columns. I ...
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Sahrepoint dialog open event

I have an initiation form for my workflow. The form uses a people/user picker. This picker opens a dialog, in that dialog the div in which list of people appears comes with a small height in Internet ...
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Enable SharePoint 2013 Workflows

I am using SharePoint 2013. To activate Out of Box Workflows in SP2013 we generally activate these features that are mentioned below: Workflows. Three-state Workflow. SharePoint 2007 Workflows. ...
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Can i publish Sharepoint Apps if my Office 365 Subscription uses Sharepoint 2010

I have a paid office365 account which was created a while back. The sharepoint version is 2010 because when the account was created this was the latest version of sharepoint. I have an Sharepoint ...
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Export And Import of Subsites Using PowerShell Script

I am using SharePoint 2013. The problem is as follows: There are two Site Collections in a single Web Application. With the following Paths: /sites/Site1/Subsite1/ & /sites/Site2/Subsite2 Using ...
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List API get all items limited to 100 rows

When doing a GET call to the List API from JavaScript: "/_api/web/lists/GetByTitle('ListName')/items" the results returned are limited to 100 rows. Is there any way to return more rows in the result, ...
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Where's Application Management in Sharepoint 2013 Online? [duplicate]

I've created a Publishing site using SharePoint 2013 Online, and want to allow anonymous users have access to the site. My research on the internet has brought me to identical tutorials on how to do ...
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SharePoint Onine List as Datasource to Excel Services / Business Intelligence in SPO

Trying to join 2 SharePoint Custom Lists sources into an excel Services Graph. If so, any BI option for formating list data on an SPO page? Possible now under SPO 2013 A3 license? Confused about ...
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Office 365 Sub Websites

Using E3 can I create sub-websites? For example: Login Page, then you go to a specific sub website, with its own documents and libraries. Where each client is limited to their specific information. ...
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SharePoint Online 2013 - Workflows Fail

I have created a very simple workflow that hard-codes some values into a dictionary, then writes the dictionary values to the status of the workflow. When I publish and run it manually to my ...
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Auto-populate Sharepoint list based on most recent list item in another

Can anyone help? I want to be able to auto populate a field within a SharPoint list based on the most up-to-date field within another list. . List Details Projects List - List of projects. Fields ...
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SPO CSOM Development without installing SharePoint 2013 on my Development Client or even On-Prem

We have this simple requirement. Using Data in an existing SharePoint Custom List on SPO 2013. We need to develop a simple wildcard/partial string search across mutiple columns and display matching ...
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Is it possible to read an excel file through code in a sandbox solution - SharePoint Online

On a SharePoint Online environment, I have an Infopath based list with Attachment enabled. When an excel file is attached during a new item creation on this list, I want to have an event receiver that ...
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How to use SharePoint 2010 web chart to create a chart with 3 columns, I met 2 problems, can you help me?

This is my Excel file, with 3 columns Date Ongoing Pending 4/22/2013 4 4 5/22/2013 4 4 6/23/2013 4 4 6/24/2013 4 4 6/25/2013 4 4 ...
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Activate webfeatures on all SharePoint online webs

I want to activate a webfeature on all subsites of a sitecollection in Office 365 / SharePoint online. I thought i can do the actions in a SiteCollection Feature, but that's throwing a timeout error. ...
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Creating site using javascript object model error: The request uses too many resources

I'm trying to create a site in my sharepoint hosted app using the javascript client object model in a SharePoint online site. I use a custom template when creating the site. This is my code: var ...
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1answer
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Designing a front facing website using Dreamweaver

I know similar questions have been asked in the past, but I wanted to make sure I fully understood some things, or could be pointed in the right direction. I am new to SharePoint and SharePoint ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...