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Error starting a workflow on host web from within a SharePoint-hosted app

I am trying to start a workflow on the host web from within a web part in an app. Here is my code: var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var hostWebUrl = hostUrl; var ...
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SharePoint 2013 Searching multiple Site collections?

Is there a Search or Portal site Hierarchy/ Structure option in SharePoint 2013 that would enable a searching of specific and multiple site collections (not just Search all) We opened a ticket with ...
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Combined Tasks List Data View Web Part - SharePoint Designer 2013

I am looking to create a list that will show all outstanding tasks from multiple Task lists that are in multiple site-collections in Sharepoint Online/Office 365. I am aware that there are 3rd party ...
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Add font to drop down on SharePoint online

Is it possible to add a font like Arial to the list of available fonts when editing a wiki? we have SharePoint online so we don't have access to any back-end folders.
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What's a good source for SharePoint 2013 Workflow instructional info?

A library and Amazon search only provided 1 book that isn't being published until September. I checked out the author's website and there wasn't anything specific to the question there. Lynda.com ...
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Best way to handle with ThreadAbortException in SharePoint Online

I often face up with execution timeout issue when developing web parts. Each time a code-behind method process large data that may take times, the Thread was being aborted error occurs. Because in ...
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Do SharePoint-hosted apps have a persistent PropertyBag

I'm trying to store some user-configurable settings inside a PropertyBag. The getters and setters seem to work correctly, at least while the app is still open, but when I refresh the app's page it ...
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Hiding the toolbar of a Listview webpart through CSOM

I recently successfully added a web-part to the frontpage using the method from Add Document Library XsltListViewWebPart using CSOM or web services However, it seems impossible to disable the toolbar ...
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Move the (linked to item with edit menu) ellipsis options to a different column

I know there are already some solutions relating to this on the website but I can't seem to make this work within SPD 2013? I'm also not sure if it's exactly the solution I'm after. What I'd like is ...
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What is UI version 16?

I’m currently porting a SharePoint Server 2013 site collection to Office 365/SharePoint Online. While uploading master pages, I find the UI version option 4, 15 and 16. This implies that there is a ...
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Setting value of Enterprise Keywords using CSOM

I have included the enterprise keywords column in my contenttype and list and I try to set the value using the managed CSOM. I just used the default already existing column so the column name is ...
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How to AppPermissionRequest for more than one generic list?

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 Online - Provider Hosted App, which needs to have write access on two generic lists. Instead of requesting access on web is it possible to request app access for ...
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Replacing the Office 365 logo and link in Sharepoint Online Suite Bar

We just started using the O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 (SPO Plan 1) and we would like to have our custom suite bar logo or preferably just text on the left upper corner with a link to our root SP ...
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SharePoint Custom Reference Number

I made an InfoPath form for users to complete and submit on a SharePoint page. I added a custom reference code which seemed to work but now skips numbers very randomly and has even duplicated a ...
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Email Snippet System using SharePoint Online Workflow

I am wondering if anyone has advice on a proposed system. Here is how it works. A weekly email is sent to employees every monday explaining to reply back in bulleted list what they got done last week ...
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SharePoint Online Document Library: Create new document from custom templates

My users have a requirement in SharePoint Online to create new versions of Word and Excel documents from an existing document "template". The templates are simple pre-formatted Word or Excel docs. ...
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Powershell script for user profile properties in SharePoint Online 2013?

Does anyone know of a Powershell script that can be used to pull user profile information from SharePoint Online 2013? The SharePoint server scripts are useless. Particularly, we are looking for a ...
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Excel 2013 workbook will not open in client application from SharePoint, only browser

I created a protected, macro enabled, .xlsm workbook on excel 2010 that is meant to be edited by many people. I uploaded it on my company's SharePoint site (Not sure if it is 2010 or 2013, I can't ...
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Download Root level folders,sub folders and all files using CSOM C#

I have to Download Root level folders, sub folders and all files using CSOM and C#. I have to save the same folder structure and all file paths into the local system. Please provide the solution for ...
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Generating User Security Context from a SharePoint Online workflow Activity

I have following SharePoint components-- A SharePoint online site with bunch of document libraries. Deployed workflow custom actions using visual studio and sandbox solution. Created provider ...
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Creating Specific Alerts to Certain Users

Here's the issue. Two of my co-workers need alerts for specific criteria in the CAPACI list. One of my co-workers gets alerts sent right to his email. All he knows is if someone submits a form with ...
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Possible to add a workflow on a website mailbox?

In SharePoint 2013 it is possible to create a website mailbox? Is it possible to add a workflow onto it? What I want is the following: The Postbox got an E-Mail and at this time the workflow must ...
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Create Online SharePoint 2013 site using powershell

I have online sharepoint 2013 subscription and my task is to create one sharepoint site using powerhsell. I have downloaded the Powers-hell for Online sharepoint 2013 for doing power-shell scripting ...
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Office 365- Accessing lists refers wrong URL (URL/App name)

I'm new to NAPA tool. I started to build simple apps using NAPA tool. And I tried to access a list in office 365 site using below code. After I publish the app it shows an error message: Message: List ...
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Multiple File Upload with Metadata Using REST

I want to upload multiple file with metadata using REST service. I am using http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/dn769086(v=office.15).aspx it works perfectly fine with single file upload ...
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Can the “Script Editor” webpart retrieve values from a list?

I am trying to edit the "Post.aspx" page of my blog. Here are the steps that I am trying to take: I go to any random blog post. I click on "edit". I then click on "Add Web Part" on the Right hand ...
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Accidentally deleted default EditForm.aspx

In trying to add a script to the EditForm.aspx I appear to have accidentally deleted the default EditForm.aspx! Is there a way of just restoring it back to how it was, I checked the recycle bin and ...
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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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generated document template defaulting value to number field instead of text

Ive managed to get a document generated when a phone is set up for my system. ive got a word document set up providing the information for the phone with the company policies on. for some reason the ...
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Attaching a document to an email that's been sent as part of a workflow [duplicate]

I was wondering if it's at all possible to attach a document to an email that is sent as part of a workflow? I've managed to create a workflow to email users to let them know when their phone is ...
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Assign user profile subtype in Office 365

Is there a way to assign a user profile subtype to a new userprofile in SharePoint 2013 Online (Office 365)? This can be done by hand in the admin center of Office 365. However, in this case my ...
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SharePoint Online Provider Hosted App Context Token Is NULL On Postback

I have a provider hosted app in SharePoint Online. The problem I have is sometimes on postback the TokenHelper Class method GetContextTokenFromRequest is returning Context Token as NULL ...
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Handling permission using metadata

I'm working for a company with several departments (human resources, comptability, and such). Each department must be able to create documents. User groups must be able to access documents from a ...
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List View Group By not working

I've got a list and I've created a view that shows all items and groups by "Created By". But when I load that view I can't see the list items. I only get the "working on it" message. This grouping ...
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How to change the blog posts view when navigating through categories?

currently I've been struggling for a while with the following problem: In my SharePoint blog site I have the following default view of posts: http://s16.postimg.org/yvmu0j51x/Default_site.jpg When I ...
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recent community page updates from the sharepoint 2013

I have added a community in my page. Now user is adding comments in my site aboubt my post. I want those comments count in from page like facebook updates . How can I get it the recent updates from ...
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Manage list permissions by app

I need to manage permissions of SPFolder in a SharePoint document library from a SharePoint app published in the Office Store. But looks like it's impossible, because: ...
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App in app catalog only available in specific sitecollection

I'm creating a provider hosted app for sharepoint which contains a number of client web parts. The app is for a specific department and it needs some custom configuration (columns, contenttypes etc) ...
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SharePoint Online and execute query async

The code below is running in a Silverlight XAP which is using the SharePoint Silverlight client object model. The application logical flow is the following: first, a file is uploaded in extension ...
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My Links in sharepoint 2013

How to configure the my links like quick launch whatever links are my favourite i need to configure in the quick links.please help to to acheive this in sharepoint 2013.
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Generate a word document with mail merged fields based on list column values

Im developing a Mobile phone request/asset log system and the final stage of the process is to produce a document detailing the phones details for the user with the usage policy on to be signed by the ...
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Change the default content type used to edit within a specific view

Im not sure if this is just a pipe dream or not, pretty new to sharepoint but i have a number of views set up for my sharepoint online list. I was hoping that its possible to change the default ...
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Hide the quick launch on a specific page

I am new here, to StackExchange & SharePoint 2013 I've been pulling my hair out over the past few days getting my head around some (what i believe to be) relatively simple features. I'm ...
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Batch Insert/Update of O365 SP list items from a datatable (using CSOM)

I have a List titled "Softwares" in my O365 site. I want to insert/update records into this list from a datatable based on a primary key column SoftwareID. If the record with a particular SoftwareID ...
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Infopath with 2 views & Custom list - view item question

I have built a list that should behave this way View1 - 2 InfoPath buttons, one sending you to View2 and the other to View3 View2 and View3 have their set of questions If user select one or the ...
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Get default check values in Sql service analysis filter web-part

I am using Sql Analysis Service filter web-part where i am selecting some values to filter the connection given web-part.After filtering the data when I click on SSAS web-part I am getting All option ...
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SharePoint 2010 Filter Web-parts are not working

I am using some OOB web-parts in SharePoint 2010 like text filter ,Excel Web-access and sql analysis filter web-part and tried to give connection between these filter web-parts .Even I tried to give ...
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How to handle Events in SharePoint 2013 On line custom list?

I am working on SharePoint 2013 on line. I would like to know best possible way for Event handling in SharePoint 2013 On line.In SharePoint 2010 we manage it through Event Receiver or workflow.
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How can I hide “Publish Major a Version” link on call out?

I'm looking for ways I can hide the "Publish a Major Version" link from a document library. The users must use a workflow in order to request approval rather than use this link. Is there any way to ...
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add words to sharepoint online spell dictionary

we have a hosted instances of SharePoint 2013 in sharepoint online (office 365) how can we add words to the spell check dictionary. our company name still comes up as misspelled and its driving us ...