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What's the best way to launch files in new tab?

What is the best way to launch files in the browser from a sharepoint site? Initially I set it up to only launch word documents, but the requirement has changed to be able to launch most office ...
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Need to list Search Refiner by Month in date/time field

Large Repository of documents that contain reports by type, subtype, year, month. Page rendered using CSWP - Managed all in search refiners BUT cannot change the order of the months in friendly order ...
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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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Site url exceeds maximum length of 256

I'm trying to create a team site and get the following error message Site url https://myurl/sites/mylongsitename exceeds maximum length of 256. The url itself is under the 256 limit, I've also ...
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Creating fields InternalName or StaticName

I'm looking to copy fields and views from one site to another. I get the message that column does not exist and believe its down to when they are created. I'm using the below to create a field ...
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sharepoint App Model: Not able to fetch the app part's custom properties

I have a provider hosted app for which I have created a clientwebpart item. In this clientWebPart I have added some custom properties: <Content Type="html" ...
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SharePoint Online 2013 - How to upload a new page layout into master page gallery using powershell

I have created a new custom page layout with custom content type using SharePoint designer 2013 and downloaded a copy of it. Now I have to upload that to another environment using PowerShell. The ...
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SPO Content Type Inheritance and Copying Content between Lists and Sites

Let's imagine I got 2 sites on SPO as follows: /sites/sales /sites/projects Let's also imagine I would have 3 content types (in content type hub) with the following inheritance Case Offer ...
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Enable item scheduling on a publishing library via SharePoint .NET client API

Does anybody know how to enable item scheduling on a publishing library via code (.NET Client API)? This can be done via the Settings UI for the library in Manage Item Scheduling. However, I can't ...
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Office 365 Authorization without login

I am developing a Mobile app which sends data to SharePoint list (SharePoint Online, Office 365). The users of the app should be able to save data in the list silently, without logging. Is this ...
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SharePoint Picture library

I have created a picture library in SharePoint 2013 site. When i move cursor over an image by default it shows file name, height x width, file size. Is it possible to remove these fields and show a ...
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How to synchronize a regular list with a calendar list

I have a calendar overlay of 7 calendars in SharePoint 2013. I'd like to synchronize a standard list with the overlaid calendars or a query all the calendars to update my list. Any ideas on how to do ...
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Debugging remote event receiver - no context token

I am trying to use the MS supplied BasicDataOperations provider hosted app to play around with and learn about remote event receivers. I was following the instructions from this blog post by Chris ...
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Get PersonalUrl for a user without a SharePoint Profile

I'm in sort of a sticky situation. I need to find a way to get a OneDrive personal URL for users that lack a SharePoint user profile. I don't know how they can have a OneDrive without a proper ...
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SharePoint online: Creating a new custom list form

Im creating an app that needs to customize the list form urls for each of: Display Form New Form Edit Form In the host web. I have a feeling I need to somehow create new forms for the content type ...
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SharePoint Rotating Pictures in Library

My client uploaded a bunch of pics to an image library in SharePoint Online. There's a mix of portrait and landscape oriented photos, and the portrait photos are correct on disk, correct when viewed ...
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Gantt View Group by on 2 columns

I have simple calendar events which contain 2 user fields which have a start and end time spanning many calendar days. the fields are user 1 and user 2. based on this, is it possible to display a ...
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How do I get the Title column of my SharePoint Online doc library to show the title of PDF documents?

I have a simple document library on my department's SharePoint Online site. I've uploaded a mix of Word documents and PDF documents to it. I want to show the title of each document. I've worked ...
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Where are the page length settings after a page has been created

I have a sharepoint site that already has a doc lib with docs in it. Doc are opened in one note. After opening there are parts of the page that are overlayed. I move the frame and am able to get the ...
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Hot to get client context from external site?

I have a sharepoint site (e.g. https://site1.sharepoint.com/). The Visual Studio generates code to get client context for current site. I need to get the client context from external site (e.g. ...
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How to fetch Linkedin Post in sharepoint site

I am trying to get Linkedin post in my sharepoint site. For this is there any app available in sharepoint 2013 or i need to use api ..please share step by step process. It will be helpful. Thanks ...
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Access denied while creating managed metadata navigation

I'm trying to implement our site's global navigation using managed metadata, but I keep getting some access denied problems despite I'm already the Site Collection and TermStore administrator. What ...
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Is there a way to schedule Javascript on Sharepoint online environment

Is there any way to schedule a javascript for Sharepoint site? Actually we are using Sharepoint Online environment and are not allowed to deploy any custom code on the site. hence cannot use Timer ...
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SharePoint 2013 Blog Template Issue

I have created a custom template in Word 2013 and uploaded it to a document library in SharePoint 2013. It is a blog template, I have created a link that when you click it, it is suppose to open up a ...
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How to upload files to Office 365 by using cURL command from Linux

I tried the below to upload file to sharepoint(office 365), but the file is not getting loaded. Please help. curl -T “test_file.xls” -o “test_file.xls” -u ...
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Weird printing behavior in Word Online & Excel Online

We are using O365/SharePoint Online 2013. Whenever our users try to print something via Word Online or Excel Online they get somehow weird results. Examples of these weird results are the loss of ...
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CSOM object not initialized

I have code that gets group information from a SharePoint Online site using the CSOM API. I want to compare the id of a group with the ids of the associated groups of the web. When the code runs in ...
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Retrieve an image from SharePoint Online in iOS

Does anyone know how to retrieve an image from SharePoint Online - Office 365 into an iOS app? The image logo has the following returned format: https://"TENANT".sharepoint.com/"SITE ...
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Issue with outcome of task process defaulting to Approved

I am currently struggling with a designer workflow and hope to see if someone here has a solution. The environment is Office 365 SP 2013, so no option to use anything but SPD workflows. I have a ...
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Delete list column for search results (Sharepoint online)

I do not want to include the column "Created by" searches within a list, for this, I've tried the following: Within Sharepoint Administration Center, Manage search scheme, managed properties, find ...
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Visio, SharePoint list view

I am using Visio 2013 with external data. I am linking a SharePoint Online list view. Why I do not see the correct fields in Visio? I selected a list view but I see other fields not those in the ...
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Visio graphics service

Is it possible to add a trusted data providers to the Visio graphics service on SharePoint Online? I wish to display a Visio diagram with a connection to SQL Azure on SharePoint Online but I get this ...
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Excel Service Data Refresh Issue in SharePoint 2013 Online Office 365

I am using Excel Services in Office 365 SharePoint Online to show Workbook Pivot Reports data pulled from SQL Server 2008. I have used Secure Store for saving Database Credentials & Configure ...
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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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Which MS product for Online file system with hierarchical group file permissions?

I would like to know which is the correct MS service offering to get the following features: Online files storage with hierarchical file system permissions (role based?). ie having folders that only ...
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Read field data of hidden column, sharepoint 2013

Am doing some coding on JSlink to implement conditional formatting on SharePoint lists. We are using SharePoint 2013 online (office 365). The format of the given field(s) are changed based on other ...
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How to change the site logo of sharepoint online (Office 365) using C#?

I want to change the Site Logo of the Office 365 sandbox solution using C#. I have tried this code: site.RootWeb.SiteLogoUrl = imageUrl; But, Its not working. I also want to upload the image ...
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How can I create provider hosted app package for SharePoint 2013 App Catalog by using MSBuild

I have created a provider hosted app for my SharePoint 2013 online which was created using visual studio 2012. Now I want to create an app package of it using MSBuild or any other way and also pass ...
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SharePoint Online search has a limit of 500 results?

According to this Office Support article, "Search limits for SharePoint Online", SP Online has a limit of 500 rows in a result set, and that is a hard boundary. Is that really saying what I think ...
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SharePoint 2013 Change default start time and end time on calendar event

We're scheduling a lot of similar events, so the start time is almost always 8:30AM and the end time is almost always 5:30PM (not necessarily on the same day). Is there any way that we can set the ...
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Accessing Groups Created in Office 365 in SharePoint

I've created a Group in the Office 365 admin area and added a couple of users. However I can't seem to find it through the API. When you go to share a file and use the search function it appears in ...
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JSOM - ListItem from 'GetFileByRelativeUrl' returns System.ArgumentException

I'm trying to retrieve the corresponding ListItem from a page layout in the master page gallery using JSOM. I'm using the same approach that Vadim provides in this question, JSOM - get listitem by ...
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Customize the search display template to show picture with the results

I'm using contents web parts to get documents from specific document library. And I already customized "Item_Default.html" in order to add lines and show discriptions next to Managed Properties. ...
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How to put line break on Three state work flow body in SP2010?

How to put line break on Three state work flow body in SP2010 ? How to put line break on Three state work flow body in SP2010 ? Is it possible to put line break on email body of three state work flow. ...
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How do I find all the PersonOrGroup fields I can request in my REST API call?

I have a list in SharePoint 2013 Online. This list has a column that is a PersonOrGroup type. I'm using REST APIs to retrieve the items of this list, and I want to retrieve all the data for the ...
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Keep getting correlation-id errors on Lists when creating SharePoint online site using CSOM

I keep getting correlation-id errors on all Lists when creating SharePoint online sites using CSOM. I am using example http://www.vrdmn.com/2014/03/create-site-collections-with-csom-in.html. ...
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SharePoint online - how to change main menu based on user permission

In case of SharePoint online how to create a dynamic menu and then based on loggedin user roles i need to display the menu items?
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SocialDataService.asmx deprecated in Sharepoint Online?

Im trying to get commentscount on url using the CountCommentsOnUrl Now im getting this error when using SocialDataService.asmx: Server was unable to process request. ---> This service ...
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Office 365 how to hide ribbion

I want to hide ribbon like :- Outlook, Calendar, People etc in below print screen marked in red round I want to hide only these options. Please advice.
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How to query Range

Right now my code is is Equals in the query how can i prevent for example that if i book 2014-12-01 01:00 to 2014-12-02 01:00 This is a hole day, that no one else can for example book the same time ...