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Terms, keywords, tags hashtags this is confusing

i have read all day about keywords, tags, #hasttags and it confuses me. Whats the difference between Keywords and terms/termsets? I have tagged documents with keywords, but i want to use terms ...
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How to create a SharePoint Content Type with multiple New Forms?

I am working in SharePoint 2013. I am trying to create a content Type with multiple New Forms. If some users click the New Item link they have to see one form and for others if they click the link ...
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Rich Text copy&pasting on Office 365 - How is it done?

A colleague of mine recently evaluated SharePoint 2013 via an Office 365 E3 Trial. One of the things he tried was copy&pasting formatted text (including embedded images) from a local Word document ...
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getting Regional settings in Javascript from CSOM

I am creating a custom data entry app in sharepoint using the CSOM. I need to update the default value of a datetime field, I can get the default value but the datetime is in UTC Format. I need to ...
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inheritance and subsites/site templates

I have a visitor group on my root site. I have a site template with my custom internal document library (no inheritence from root etc, and i removed visitor group from inheritance etc) After i have ...
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Attach document from Sharepoint online to an email

What would be the best way for Sharepoint online users to attach documents from the Sharepoint site to an email? Preferably using the "attach file" option from Outlook/Owa. I know Microsoft recommends ...
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CSOM Change Field Name

I am trying to change the list column name. Here is my code, it isn't working. I added a content editor web part with this code: <script type="text/javascript"> //js ref </script> ...
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Copying Page Layouts between tenancies in SP2013 Online

How does one move Page Layouts between tenancies in Sharepoint 2013 Online? I physically have the HTML file copied over and am able to select it from the page layouts dropdown in the ribbon, but I get ...
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Determine Document Set sub folders in ItemAdded Remote Event Receiver

I am building an ItemAdded Remote Event Receiver that is attached to a Document Library which contains a content type derived from the "Document Set". The Document Sets are configured to deploy ...
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Modified Content type columns breaks in site template

I have created a site template with a list that uses my content type "ctNews". I have renamed my columns in the content type to different names, and renamed the columns in the site template. If I ...
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How to manage authentication through ACS in order for BizTalk 2013 to use REST api in SharePoint Online

We are using BizTalk 2013 server on-premise and try to retrieve and store some information in a document library in SharePoint Online (SPO). We are using the ws-httpweb send port connector in order to ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online SharePoint Server Publishing

I have a subsite in SharePoint 2013 online that i have modifiyed with changes. I use publishing images, and have a newslider on first page i have created. The pictures uses publishing images. Now i ...
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Can I set a default Value for the version comment field in a list?

I'm trying to set a default value on the check in comment in a list in order to guide users to format their comments a certain way. I'm seeking a solution that will work on Sharepoint online.
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How to use variable default values with a choice column (site column)

I have a column that I need to place on lists in multiple sub-sites for users to enter the account number for the activity of a project. This will be a "choice" column with three options: The ...
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Using Bootstrap framework/foundation framework with Sharepoint

Is it possible to use bootstrap/foundation with SharePoint to improve the front end look of SharePoint 2010 or 2013? Can anyone suggest anything related to this? Thanks
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Sharepoint Online - Image Position in RichTextEditor

I have a custom site with a list of posts (something like a blog, but not the standard sharepoint blog), and I'm having an issue with the RichText Editor and images. The issue consists in inserting ...
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Manage files with no checked in version - CAML query

I am using Office 365. We have a document library containing more than 12000+ documents, with a number of folders and subfolders. I need to find a way to get all document which have no checked in ...
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How would you build an AutoSPConfigurator (to be used when farm is installed) [closed]

I would like to have a tool that is an equalent to AutoSPInstaller, but for configuring the most used out-of-the-box features. It would do the following: Create sites Upload term set and configure ...
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Attaching Remote Event Receiver to Content Type

Looking through the SharePoint Client API I see no property which allows the attachmentment of a content type. I was hoping to attach a remote event receiver to a custom content type on the ...
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what are the skills required for a SharePoint UI/UX Developer [closed]

What are the skills required for becoming a SharePoint UI Developer. What tools and applications will be used in developing UI.
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Publishing SharePoint Designer Workflow 2013 from another server

I have a situation where i have a live server say "x" where SharePoint web application and SiteCollection are setup and another sever say "y" where SharePoint designer 2013 is installed,Now i have ...
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SharePoint Online Office 365 Redirect After Delete

When I delete an internal list it's (I assume) going to redirect back to the page I was on. However that is not what happens, I am redirected to a blank page with this: ...
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SharePoint online list limitation?

My question is this. Is there an upper limit of items (20000?) that the total amount of items in all the lists in sharepoint online are aggregated against? So that when the total in all lists reach ...
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Any example on .AddDependentLookup with power shell for a look up field

Here is the code which I have tried using Add dependent lookup. But gives an error. any idea what's wrong? Add-PSSnapin Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell -erroraction SilentlyContinue $url = ...
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Add a Field From a Lookup Column Multiple Times

Is it possible to add a field from a lookup column more than once? I have a Job list which contains a lookup field to a Job Assets list. This Job Assets list contains all the things I might need to ...
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Save Conflict Issue?

I have a form that in the form loads rules does the following: Check if Locked: if Locked = TRUE AND if Locked != userName() then Switch to read only Locked view, do not run any further rules ...
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Concerning SharePoint Home Page how do you change it

https://Example.sharepoint.com/SitePages/Home.aspx How do you edit this page? Is this part of team site?
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REST API Web/Lists SharePoint Online vs. On-Premise - different responses?

I'm currently working on a client application for iOS which retrieves documents libraries from a remote SharePoint 2013. To support SharePoint Online as well as On-Premise installations i got a test ...
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Update a document library field using a remote event reciever

I have a created a remote event handler that I want to use to update a field called "Summary" in a document library when a document is added or changed. I have used the following code: public class ...
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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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passing information from Sharepoint to Immersive Sharepoint App

I have created an custom add entry app to sharepoint. It all works however currently the list it works on is hard coded. I want a way to pass the list I want to add an entry to to the application. I ...
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Better results with OpenSearch on Sharepoint 2013 (online)

We are wanting to change out site search to use a search engine instead. We got bing.com working nice with the string: http://www.bing.com/search?q={searchTerms}+site%3Amysite.com&format=rss ...
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return to sending page from an CSOM app

I am creating an App via the javascript + CSOM... After I have finished processing I need the app to send the user back to the original page he was on. How do you retrieve the page from sharepoint to ...
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Branding downloaded apps

i have download an app from the sharepoint app store, an rss feed, i now want to design it with my custom css. Is it possible? I saw the css was in the url: ...
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Get a document thumbnail URL using client object model on SharePoint Online

I am working in a SharePoint online based environment and I need to fetch the thumbnail url for a document in a library programmatically, using the .Net client object model (not EcmaScript). Is that ...
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Token Request Failed: Remote Server returned error (400) while fetching the token

My Requirement is to retrieve a document from SharePoint online using a .NET console application. I followed the steps in the link ...
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Token Request Failed: Remote Server returned a bad request (400) while fetching the token [duplicate]

Using SharePoint 2013 TokenHelper class when there is no HttpContext.Current I see a similar issue but the very first time when I fetch a token I see this. I am using a .net Console Application. ...
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Problem with Caml Query

I need to put this code: <View>"; <Query>"; <Where>"; <Eq>"; <FieldRef Name='PublicY' />"; ...
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SharePoint Online PowerShell cmdlets: Get Group's Ids

I need to export my site collection's groups from sharepoint online. I have create the following script to get all the info but I cannot retrieve the group's Id. I am talking about this ID ...
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How to properly logout from sharepoint online hosted app

I have sharepoint online hosted app with multiple pages, on the first page I getting contextToken = TokenHelper.GetContextTokenFromRequest, and use it for own needs (clientContext = ...
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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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Field not saving via form load rule?

I have a form that has a people field on it (Username) and a multi-person people field on it (Editors). A form load rule populates the Username field with the current user and another rules uses a ...
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Sharepoint Online Login to a specific page

Is there a way to set which page appears when you login. I'd like to login into sharepoint then immediately be redirected to the about me section. Basically when you go to the Office 365 login ...
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What's the best way to display a section of a document on a page?

I have a massive employee guide that resides in a controlled documents site. Much of the content contained in the guide will need to be displayed in different sections across various different sites. ...
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Sandbox Logging dll won't load

I am trying to use the codeplex.spsl Sandbox Logging framework but am having trouble getting it to execute in my code. The following error occurs on the last line of the following code snippet. ...
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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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Retrieve items from content type

I have the following setup: Root Subsite1 Subsite2 list1 list2 content type: News content type: News How can I retrieve the ...
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using CSOM to retrieve fields in a list in a view

I am trying to use the CSOM to retrieve all the displayed fields in a particular view. I require to know the field type and field internal name. I can not do: var list = ...
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Control all user traffic to Sharepoint Online

We are working on a gateway solution aimed for Sharepoint Online to control all user traffic and possibly, do changes on requests and responses. Is there any way to enforce/limit connections to ...
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Selected Menu Item - Oslo MasterPage

I'm using SharePoint 2013, with the Oslo masterpage, and I've disabled the default navigations and create my own menu in the master page. The issue is that the menu doesn't show what page you are on. ...