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Sharepoint Online CSOM Powershell - Remove Permission level for a Group in a list

I have a list in which I want to remove "Contribute" Permission Level for a particular group "List Members Group". After removing this, I want to add "Read" Permission level. Basically, I want the ...
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Reset Sharepoint web parts properties?

we have a situation that leads us to an issue. we are working on a sharepoint portal 2013, all the webparts which we created in the portal have configuration properties that enable user to customize ...
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How to hide List Item in Custom List based on a Field Value

I need a way to hide an entire list entry from a group if a value of a field = Security. For example if I have a list of Client Contracts and everyone can see them, but I enter a Field Value of ...
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Created and Modified by column settings

Is there any way to keep the old created by and modified by sections when you edit it. It doesn't necessarily have to show when viewing the list. I'm referring to the view you're taken to if you edit ...
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Add New Item in Related Items webpart is disabled

I added a Related Items webpart to my document properties edit page that shows items in another list connected with that document via a lookup column. The web part works great except that the Add New ...
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Work email field is missing on SharePoint Online user profile

I just bought a SharePoint Online plan 1, just for learning (I need to learn it ASAP). I have serveral site collection and only one user: MyName@MyOnlineCompany.onmicrosoft.com. I wanted to receive ...
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SharePoint online ribbon customization

I run a few sites collection in SharePoint online (Office 365). For one site I would like to make little branding. Everything works perfect, except one thing. I would like to display to the users only ...
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Get the current list item and columns in the custom workflow with visual studio 2012 [closed]

I have a SP list and want the columns value in the variable for compare this value ?? Is it possible with declarative workflow ? Of yes then how ?
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Copying all the field's value of a list to other list using javascript

This JavaScript code copies title field of one list to other list. <script type="text/javascript"> ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(retrieveListItems, "sp.js"); var siteUrl = 'url'; ...
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Does Sharepoint/Office365/OneDrive change logs REST API provide any download event for a document?

I'd like to know if there is any event generated when a document is downloaded (a File on the OneDrive for a user of my Office 365 tenant) or let me put it this way, a change event or some other ...
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How to create custom user profile properties using javascript?

Is there any way to create an user profile property using the sharepoint online javascript api? if not which is the correct way to provision custom user profile properties for an app Thanks
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Why aren't the addition field columns populating when I select a value from a lookup column?

I have an Equipment List that looks like this: Number Description Mill Area 1 pump warehouse 2 motor outside 3 shaft yard 4 bearing ...
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Page Viewer Web Part acting up

I added a page viewer web part to one of my site pages. However, it was behaving in a strange way. When you would go to the site page, it would show you it for a short moment, then it would take you ...
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Using CSOM to Start a SharePoint 2010 Workflow with an Assignment Stage Parameter

So I find myself needing to start a SharePoint 2010 Site workflow on a SharePoint Online site. Since this workflow starts a custom task process, it's been created with an Assignment Stage parameter to ...
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Blurry Background Image SharePoint 2013

I have a .jpeg image that I want as my background image for my SharePoint site. When I go to Change the Look I drop the image in, but it appears grainy/blurry and not clear when I save it to my site. ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Placing webparts nicely [closed]

Please assist me, this is a recommendation request. I want to know how to place Out of the box webparts to look nice on a SharePoint 2013 Home page. I want to know the best way possible to place the ...
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assign the value of SP Library column to local variable in the workflow 2013?

I have the SP Library with User column, Now I want to assign this column in the workflow variable ?? I'm creating a workflow, and need a variable and want to assign the value of library column to that ...
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REST interface payload for Project Server

I am trying to update some properties of an object using the REST interface. I am able to read the information with the GET request, but when I'm PATCH-ing (MERGE-ing) I always get a 403 Forbidden ...
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how to identify the public web site is sharepoint online or on premise?

I have SharePoint 2013 production site for which I have only read access. I would like to know whether it is sharepoint online or on premise. Please let me know the procedure to identify whether the ...
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Set Associated Content Type fields for a List Item

My goal is to set a list item's Content Type to "Page Layout" and under "Associated Content Type" settings, Set "Content Type Group" to "Page Layout Content Types" and "Content Type Name" to "Article ...
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Secure Infopath ink picture?

I was wondering if there is any way to restrict permissions on who can draw/sign in a particular ink picture. I'm making an InfoPath form where multiple people have to sign and I figured an Ink ...
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Get user notes in a item to which he doesnt have access

Situation I have a list on which person X will place an item. This will trigger a workflow. In this workflow I want to address person Y with a question about the item. Person Y may not alter or see ...
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Display SharePoint App's Version Number

I'm working on a SharePoint Hosted App that includes an App Part (or SharePoint Plugin, whatever they're calling it these days). Somewhere on the App Part, I thought it would be nice to display the ...
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Get ID after inserting Item into SharePoint 2013 Host Web List

I am currently creating a SharePoint 2013 hosted app on Office 365 and I currently have some JavaScript that inserts item into a host web list. I wondering if it is possible to get the ID of the item ...
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Access SharePoint Online List Data in Office App

I am trying to create an Excel task pane, which shows the data from SharePoint List. Here is the MSDN article for Creating task pane or content add-in with Visual Studio, which consists of HTML & ...
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Infopath Ink Picture Permissions [duplicate]

Is there any way to make a specific ink picture in a cell only accessible by certain people?
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Document Acknowledgement w/ anonymous users?

We have a business need for having employees read documents and acknowledge that they have read them (specifically PDF, but possible other types in the future). We would like to keep track of who has ...
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Changes is Default CSS value

If I change in sharepoint online the default CSS values in a View, for example, is there any risk of a breaking change when microsoft updates the platform? Thanks in advance
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Page Field Filter doesn't return any results, when it should

I've been trying to troubleshoot this issue for a about an hour now and I can't seem to wrap my head around what could be underlying cause for this behaviour. Essentially I have 1 SharePoint List ...
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SharePoint document library view

I want to create a list view filtering by [ Me ] , and the one who has full control can see everything ? possible ? THNX
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Access Requests settings explanation

I have recently problems with Access Request Settings. The thing is that I do not understand the difference between first two options. I have tested it with two users: user A is a member of the web ...
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Worfklow signature line not configured correctly?

I created a signature workflow for an excel sheet. Basically, the workflow tells people they need to fill out their portion of the excel sheet. However, I'm getting this message when I'm testing the ...
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Copying large quantities of Documents from Provider Hosted App causing Time Out

I'm copying documents from one library to another using the Server Side CSOM from an Azure Hosted Web App. ListItemCollection items = src.GetItems(CamlQuery.CreateAllItemsQuery()); ...
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How to make this workflow?

I need to make a workflow where a document goes through a chain of people. One person begins the workflow by opening this blank new document and filling out a portion of it. Once they are done, it ...
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Access denied when calling API for 'social.following'

I'm creating an add-in that lists all the sites a user has followed and I'm using the 'social.following' API to do this. I have full control and everything, but I am getting this error: <m:error ...
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Auto-Increment column in a SharePoint online list

My SharePoint list is being updated by several users. I want an auto-increment column which should generate a unique ID and i want my id in following formate. CaseOPT0001,CaseOPT0002 and so on.. I ...
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“exit” button is redirecting to wrong page

I'm working in online Environment and I have a problem with the exit button on a new form. They redirect to a different start page than the one it should. Any idea how to fix this?
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Uses of Managed Metadata Service

Other than filtering, Setting Navigation and applying terms to a library, what are the other importance of Managed metadata service. Where can we use this??
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How do I get QueryAsUserIgnoreAppPrincipal permission in Sharepoint Online (for client credentials flow)?

I am trying to use the search API using Client Credentials Flow. I haven't been successful so far but I have recently come across QueryAsUserIgnoreAppPrincipal. How can I get this permission in ...
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Enable Labels (via Retention policy) in List: How?

In my SharePoint App, I want to provisioning a document library and set the following list setting: Information management policy settings > Set source of retention to "Library and folders" ...
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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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Workflow SharePoint Online

When assigning a workflow, the approvers will receive an email notification containing the link of the item that they need to approve right? is it possible that when the approver re-assign the task to ...
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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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workflow to send single mail for bulk approval

I have situation where clicking on Bulk-Approve button, a mail has to be triggered. When I click on approve button, it approves many items at a time. Now I want to send a mail when this button is ...
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Check if user has access on site using client object model

Need to check if any user (provided user name) has access to site using c# client object model. It is sharepoint online site. Any suggestions/help is greatly appreciated.
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Sharepoint App: Create a list using javascript on the host web, list does not appear on site content

So here I am creating a list on a sharepoint app, the app has full control over the host web. I run the code and it does not trigger any exception, but If I check the host site contents, the list does ...
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How to migrate a wiki library using powershell?

I have a number of wiki libraries on a SharePoint 2013 On-Premise system I'd now like to move to SharePoint Online. I've found a number of cmdlet's relating to moving a document library - does the ...
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How to add custom css to a Sharepoint App (iframe)

I add the contact us form app from the store and I have a custom template in my site collection but the app see so bad, so I need to shande the colors of the app. How can I do that? This is how it ...
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Hide the suitebar and ribbon used in Excel web apps - SharePoint Online

Has anyone had success in hiding or removing the suitebar and ribbon used when you click on a document? The page is wopiframe.aspx. Tried via the masterpage by using css of some element but no luck.
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Create a configuration table

Is there any way of creating a list with all the values that I use in the formulas of my calculated columns, so that it's easier to change the values? I'm using SharePoint On-Line