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Possibility of creating a normal public facing website with Sharepoint Online?

Our company uses Sharepoint Online and have a Office 365 public website which I have tweaked and bent to within an inch of its life. Can we have a prober Sharepoint public facing website using ...
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SharePoint ribbon icons disappeared

has anyone ever seen this before? all my icons in my ribbon have disappeared. I'm using my own custom master page based on the minimal, all my ribbon code looks correct..
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Indexing DWG files

I have been asked to look into the possibility of indexing DWG files within a hosted SASS-like environment using 'Off the Shelf' products. I have found a plugin for Sharepoint called DWG I-Filter ...
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How to install and configure iFilter PDF for SharePoint 2010?

Recently installed SharePoint 2010 and all my pdf documents which I uploaded are not having adobe acrobat icon. Since I am new to SharePoint someone please let me know what I have to install and ...
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Access denied for all users when they try to connect to SharePoint

User deleted a group out off people and groups and since then all users are getting an access denied error when they try to connect to SharePoint. They believed the group to be domain\users but I ...
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Sharepoint Online: Retrieving PersonalURL for a user through the REST API?

I am looking for a way to the retrieve the following information for a user https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/microsoft.sharepoint.client.userprofiles.personproperties.aspx Especially ...
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SharePoint site not opening in IE

I created one SharePoint site collection in SP2013. When I'm trying to open that site in IE when entering the credentials got a message "Sorry, this site hasn't been shared with you." But same ...
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New/Edit Form List column Validation formula for checkbox

If check box is selected, then there should be some data in the Namecolumn. I have done it like below, but this doesn't work.
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Access requests and invitations not showing up under Users and Permissions

I have an issue where myself (site collection administrator), and the site owners cannot see Access requests and invitations under the Users and Permissions section in Site Settings on a couple of ...
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Create unique number with ListItem [ID] and [Today] age in Calculated Column Formula

Without a Workflow, How is it possible to make it works this Formulas: =TEXT( [Created] ,"YYYYMMDD") &"-" & REPT("0",4-LEN([ID])) & [ID] =Today() - [Created]
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Programmatically create workflow with JavaScript, JSOM and SP.WorkflowServices.WorkflowServicesManager

I want to create and add a workflow programmatically to a list on SharePoint Online using JSOM (with sp.workflowservices.js). First I created a test-workflow like this using SharePoint Designer 2013: ...
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Creating Fields in a sharepoint list

I am using this code for adding a custom field (column) in a sharepoint list executor = new SP.RequestExecutor(shptService.appWebUrl); var data = "{ '__metadata': { 'type': ...
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Close modal popup opened using SP.UI.ModalDialog.ShowPopupDialog(url)

Sharepoint promoted links webpart open in dialog opens the popup using SP.UI.ModalDialog.ShowPopupDialog(url) How do I close this popup using a custom button in the popup page SP.UI.ModalDialog is ...
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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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SharePoint “online” (linked to item with edit menu); how to change

Is there a way to change the "link to edit" column in SharePoint ONLINE. Please don't respond with non hosted SharePoint references. There are plenty of examples out there for SharePoint fixes but ...
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Calculated Formula in Swedish Language

I have the following calculated Column formula =CONCATENATE(Title ,LEFT("00000" ,5-(LEN( TEXT(NextNumber,"0") ) ...
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REST API for following a site

Can anyone share the code and help me on how to follow and test if you are already following a site?
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Running PowerShell CSOM towards a SharePoint Online site

I have an issue with the files needed for running PowerShell in relation to SharePoint online. I am using the following files to create the connection: Add-Type -Path ...
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Does SharePoint Online have a lookup column threshold?

My understanding is SharePoint Foundation, Server, and Server Enterprise have a default lookup column threshold of 8 to listview. I thought this would be an easy thing to locate online, but I haven't ...
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Invite Sharepoint online external users with Exchange ID

I know , only external users with Live ID's (Hotmail, Outlook) can access sharepoint online sites. What I want to know is, suppose there is a user who is a contractor/vendor and has Microsoft ...
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Throttling limit per list in SharePoint Online

Is it possible to disable the throttling limit in SPO list, using: $list = $web.Lists["MyList"] $list.EnableThrottling = $false $list.Update() as described here or in other way? So far my tests ...
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CAML query for current date

I want to get all items from the list, which has a start date from date.now or later in time. This is what I thought would work: var dateNow = Date.now(); var camlQuery = new SP.CamlQuery(); ...
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Get UserId with JavaScript in SharePoint2013 / SharePoint Online

I need to update a person field in a list using a result from a people search (sourceid=B09A7990-05EA-4AF9-81EF-EDFAB16C4E31). The search works great, but does not return the person's ID that I need ...
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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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Download page from SharePoint Online using PowerShell

How can I download the contents of a page on my SharePoint Online (Office 365) environment using PowerShell? This is an .aspx page - I am looking for the rendered/html version, same as if I went there ...
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SharePoint online jquery link

I'm getting a jQuery undefined error because my library isn't loading from CDN. On my html master page I've got this reference. I'm a little new to SharePoint branding and have seen lots of ...
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JSLink Not Working For Non Admins

As the title says, my code for the JSLink is not working on my list for non admins. I made sure that the script was published as a major version and it is still not working. My code is: (function ...
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Fetch all users and Groups from a site collection using c# client Object model

I want to fetch all groups and users (outside of the the sharepoint group) from a Site collection using C# client object model. Currently i am bale to fetch all the groups and users inside those ...
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Using Counting in a Sharepoint List using SP Online 2013

How would I create a column that would count any results after I filtered a list? So far I have tried =COUNT() but it did not work. I use a column name CostCenter
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Change Document Library Webpart's Toolbar Type to 'Show Toolbar' programmatically in 'sharepoint online sandbox solution'

I want to change the Document Library's webpart property 'Toolbar Type' from 'Full Toolbar' to 'Show Toolbar' programmatically. I am working on Office 365 sandbox solution.I am creating document ...
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Where's Application Management in Sharepoint 2013 Online - where is the answer please?

After some hours of google searching I eventually arrived on this site and found this thread: Where's Application Management in Sharepoint 2013 Online? Regrettably whereas various users have ...
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Getting SharePoint feature properties programatically using CSOM in SharePoint Online

I am working on "Getting properties of SharePoint Feature using CSOM in SharePoint Online". Following is the code which I wrote : try { Password password = new Password(); ...
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Questions based on tenants in SP 2013 Office 365

I have set of question based on tenants answer of which is not correctly known till now. Please reply inline. What is the proper meaning of tenant in SP 2013 Office 365? Do we need a tenant to ...
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How to Modify Field Names in Multiple SharePoint Lists?

Have created 200 same SharePoint Lists with InfoPath, under different subsites. I want to modify the fields on each list: From: Q12014 to Q1Y1 Q22014 to Q2Y1 Q32014 to Q3Y1 Q42014 to Q4Y1 Q12015 to ...
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Creating Event Receiver Office 365

I am going through Beginning Sharpoint 2013 Development and I need to create an event reciever. I don't have a local copy of SharePoint on my laptop I'm using a development site from an Office 365 ...
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How to add a link to an external stylesheet in SharePoint 2013

I would like to add Font Awesome External StyleSheet () to SharePoint Online so that I can use the icons on my Quick Launch.
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SharePoint Server backup/restore on SharePoint Online

Is it possible to backup sharepoint server backup and restore in on SharePoint online version. Any suitable ways and what can be the compatibility issues if its possible. Thanks!
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How to retrieve a file by UniqueId in any List subfolder

I would like to get a file by UniqueId inside of a List. I am not guaranteed which folder the file will be in so I'm using the List.GetItems call and using a CAML query to only pick the file that ...
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Open in explorer not working, Internet Explorer 11

I have downloaded the hotfix, but it is still not working. how do I know if I am opening the correct IE? I need to be able to open in explorer view and have searched many different ways on the net ...
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Edit Search Box in SharePoint Online (Office 365)

Basically, I am trying to edit the value of the search input on SharePoint Online. Instead of showing OOTB value "Search this site", I would like to show a custom text. I have found multiple ...
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Error while calling SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager.getMyProperties method

I am trying to get current user profile information using the PeopleManager object ( SP.UserProfiles.js ) in a SharePoint hosted app. Code snippet is like below : var peopleManager = new ...
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How to reset a Sharepoint site to its initial state?

I'm using Sharepoint Online for a client and I have very little understanding of how Sharepoint works. I apparently have completely broken the site. After two days of hard work, most of the site works ...
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CSOM Item Level Security “Cannot add a role assignment with empty role definition binding collection.”

I am trying to create an app that will set item level security for certain items in a library. However, I am getting the error mentioned above after these lines: item.RoleAssignments.Add( grp, ...
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sharepoint 2013 popup modal dialog

How can i create a popup that automatically shows when the user visit the homepage? The user also want an option to not show the popup anymore. Here is my code: ...
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Where has the what's new webpart gone in sharepoint 2013? What replaces it?

Older versions of sharepoint had a webpart under social collaboration that could display recent activity in all document libraries within a given site. This webpart no longer exists in sharepoint 2013 ...
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Jquery and csom problem

Hi im having some code like this: var News = new Array(); jQuery(document).ready(function () { ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(initialize, "sp.js"); some code here... function setUpList(){ ...
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SharePoint Online or SharePoint Server 2013

I have been tasked with understanding the pro's and con's of rebuilding our SharePoint 2010 platform. This could either consist of a 2013 local install upgrade or moving to Online. There are many ...
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Error while adding a Calculated column to a list using Client Object Model

I am trying to add some fields to list using the client object model. Everything is working except the Calculated field. Every time SharePoint gives the error: An error occurred while parsing ...
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Add items to Sharepoint Online list using Web Service provided by sharepoint

I want to add a new item to a sharepoint list using /_vti_bin/Lists.asmx web service. I have used the following code SharePointListService.Lists currentListService = new ...
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People Picker Lookup Column

I have two different list. In the first list are some people picker columns. Is it possible to create a lookup column for list 2 to add the user from the first list? I know it isn't supported in ...