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Customizing view to restrict only documents inside the document set?

I have created document sets in SharePoint and trying to create a view which can show only the items inside the document set. However when i am saving the view i am able to see all the items and also ...
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Different views on SharePoint 2013

I'm using SharePoint Online (Office 365). When upgrading our old site from 2010 version to 2013 version (current version of SPO), there are some list view displays in modern style like this: but ...
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SharePoint Online: some users see the internal column names in views

I have a SharePoint online solution with several users. Most of my columns have display names different from the internal column names. Now, for some strange reason, some of my users see my lists ...
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SPOnline no longer search hits on contentclass

All of a sudden, from yesterday to today, I lost the capability to search for contentclass:sts_site or sts_web content throughout the site collections we have. Other contentclasses in those sites will ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online - Calculated field/Metadata email issue

When parsing out a section of text to be sent in an email I keep receiving error;#256 in place of the text. The column in the list looks good, but it's when sending out the data in an email is when I ...
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Apply theme to subsite from SharePoint hosted app + javascript

I have to make a SharePoint-hosted-app for creating subsites and applying a theme on created subsites programmatically. my app is installed on root site (site collection) and I want to change ...
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Set request access email address through CSOM

In the server side object model it's possible to set the request access email address through the property SPWeb.RequestAccessEmail (MSDN). Since we are moving our SharePoint tenant to Office365 I'm ...
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InfoPath 2013 - select specific checkbox after select item from droplist

I try to modify form (SharePoint 2013 Online) using InfoPath 2013 to select check-box after select item on a drop list. I have two lists: Clients and Job List. On Clients I put client name and select ...
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Share point E mail domains

I have two company domains on share point. When sending an e mail I want to choose which domain it comes from. How do I set this up?
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Sync on premise Document Library with Cloud hosted SharePoint Server site in SharePoint 2013

As per my requirement I need to Sync Document Library of on premise hosted SharePoint site with cloud hosted SharePoint Document Library. For that I had wrote EventReceiver on ItemAdded of on premise ...
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How can I search multiple sites in a site collection (but not ALL of them)?

I want to display a list of posts in a Content By Search web part. I only want posts from sites within the site collection that were created with my custom web template. Is this possible? I was ...
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Is there any way to profile or debug remote event receivers on SharePoint 2013 Online?

I have registered a remote event receiver using the SharePoint CSOM, by configuring a EventReceiverDefinitionCreationInformation object and adding it to a list. I can use Powershell (again with the ...
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Sharepoint Online - Users and billing related edge case

My family runs a small printing-shop and I'm thinking about using sharepoint to build a simple portal where the costumers would register and upload what they want to print, instead of just sending via ...
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cant run powershell commands

I need some help, I'm trying to configure a office web app server to connect to the farm and whenever I try to run the command it gives an error, been through the net and can't find anything or a GUI ...
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Sharepoint Ribbon Contextual Tab in Sandboxed Web Part

I'm wondering if there's anyone who converted this MSDN example to sandboxed web part version - http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/ff407578(v=office.14).aspx. SPRibbon not working in ...
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SP2013 - Call to display host web list data only works once

I'm building a SP2013 App. I able to successfully pull back list data from the host web with with the following code that loads the "sharePointReadyToGetReviews()" function through an on-load ...
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Working on the User Profile and Mysite web

I just trying to get few information from a user (like if the mysite web exits) and working with that. The main problem is understand if the user has a mysite web and delete it if exists but to do ...
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Can i use sharepoint 2013 client object model for SP 2010

I am working on a product. Our product is built on top of .NET framework 4.5. We use Sharepoint client object model (v14.0.0.0) for communicating with Sharepoint (both SP 2010 and SP 2013). This works ...
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I want to show filtered list in sharepoint 2013

Following is my code: retrieveListItems('https://sustec29-public.sharepoint.com'); function retrieveListItems(siteUrl) { var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext(siteUrl); var oList = ...
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How to pass url parameter between sharepoint client webpart

Let say i have 2 different client webpart, A and B client webpart A at page 1 and client webpart B at page 2.. client webpart A have action to redirect host page to page 2 (which is client webpart ...
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SharepointOnlineCredentials not working in an app

I want to authenticate against sharepoint online site using SharepointOnlineCredentials class. Below code works fine in a console application. But the same code is generating error when written in wcf ...
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Office 365 User Profile Custom Property Retrieve problem

I have created some custom property for user profile. All users are able to see and edit those fields value from edit profile page. After creating all custom fields total property become 122. When i ...
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Brand/Remove Office 365 Login Page for SharePoint Online

We have a challenge which we would like to find a solution to. • We are using Project Online with SharePoint Online with Office 365. • We are trying to find a solution to brand/ (if branding is ...
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Equivalent of GetRolesAndPermissionsForCurrentUser in SharePoint REST API?

I have this code which is used to check if a user has permissions to access the site or not. jQuery.support.cors = true; $().SPServices({ webURL: sites[index], ...
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Buttons in Sharepoint Library

I would like to know whether it is possible to add buttons to a document library's column when a new item is created. I am working on SharePoint without using any development tools like SPD and Visual ...
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Retrieve list item using CSOM on SharePoint online isn't working

I've been stuck on this problem for couple days, I develop app model on SharePoint online using provider hosted model. From clientwebpart, i want to access sharepoint list item. I can access list ...
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Get rid of Horizontal Scrollbar on SharePoint Online Public Website?

On my out of the box public website have a horizontal scrollbar I can't find the source of. No matter how I try to find it's origin, I'm having trouble getting rid of it. It may be an error in the ...
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Get list at site collection level using SP.js

I have this code which is meant to get data from a list at the site collection level. var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var oList = ...
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How to use SharePoint Online my site host location with SharePoint 2013 on-premises?

In a hybrid configuration, we want users to have a single profile (the profile in SharePoint Online). Configuring a trusted my site host location of https://tenantname-my.sharepoint.com almost works, ...
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What's the best way to get to Crawl log in SharePoint Online 2013?

In SPO, Search suddenly stopped working. Can't even locate files from inside document libraries. Where is the crawl log in SPO?
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Document tags not displaying in search results

I have created a Managed Metadata service & done a full crawl. After full crawl was finished, I started testing in my search site. Still tags keywords are not displayed in the search results. ...
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JSLink Status indicators alternatives?

I am trying to have my document library views show indicators next to documents based on the values of certain fields. I have spent considerable time trying to find a solution using JSLink but it ...
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Reading a list using REST services

I have a list named as Students and it has 3 Columns named - Name, Branch, Age When I try to read them using the REST API with the url: ...
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Can I create a group of external users from contact list in SharePoint ?

Can I create a group of external users from contact list in SharePoint ? The list contains name email
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Sharepoint 2013 Office 365 Backup [duplicate]

The setup is a Sharepoint 2013 Website set up through an office 365 account. I want to backup the site to another location on an automated schedule. I have been using Leap Backup - www.leaphq.com, ...
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Sharepoint 2010 publishing page does not save changes

I'm facing a bug - publishing page does not save changes of title field. I go to Site Actions -> Edit Page, make changes to content fields and then I click Check In -> Publish. After refreshing the ...
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External Users access and Block IP range for Internet facing site for SP Online and AZURE (On-Prem)

We have SharePoint 2013 Environment License E1 with P2 and need assistance of below question 1) In our application, we want to provide access to External users they don't have license, Is it possible ...
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Install sandbox package from app

I have sandbox solution for SharePoint Online (wsp package without dll) and I want install this package from app (for simplest installation). Is it possible?
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Using BCS and WCF to add external data to sharepoint index

Being completely new to the whole SharePoint environment, I am having trouble understanding exactly how to crawl external data into a SharePoint index. What I need to accomplish is that a user can ...
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Create list item in sharepoint list using REST API using C#

I have a requirement to create list item in a sharepoint online list using the REST API and c#. How to achieve this. Most of the article show using REST API in jquery and Javascript but I have a ...
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Send Email from approval task form

In my reusable workflow, I have added an approval action. Everything works perfectly. What I want is - When approver comes to approval form, he should be able to send notification email to the ...
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Export Custom List to Excel using Workflow

I am running Sharepoint Online and have a question about Export to Excel using a workflow. I currently have an Approval workflow that is initiated when the user fills out their web form. I want to ...
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Surfacing an SharePoint Online Access Services query for use externally

Is there any way to write a query in Access Services for SharePoint Online, and surface its results through either web services or the Client Object Model for .NET? Like the way that the tables are ...
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SharePoint Online: Tags are not linked to their respective documents

I have tagged a few documents (via Tags and Notes). I can see the tags in the Tag Cloud but if I click on a tag, the results do not include the recently tagged documents (tagged yesterday). How long ...
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Grouped notification email workflow

I was wondering if anyone could possibly help me with my SharePoint 2010 issue. I recently created a CRM System within SharePoint for my small business which utilizes a email notification workflow. ...
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Submit a New Copy of List Item

Good day! I have a sharepoint List that has an Infopath Form template. I am encountering problem, I have a List Item and when Item is Approved I want to make a copy of it. What I did was when item is ...
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Display Content Query output as if it is its own Document Library?

I have a Content Query Web Part that displays certain documents from a Document Library based on metadata. But how can I get it to display as if it is it's own document Library? i.e. with column ...
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can't connect to sharepoint online from visual studio 2013

I'm new to SharePoint and have just set up a demo developer site. When I try to run my app in Visual studio 2013, it prompts me to log in to Office 365 for which I do have account. But once I've ...
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Content Search Web Part missing?

I'm working with SharePoint online and have the requirement to aggregate content from subsites into a top level site. When I go to add the content search web part it is not available in the web part ...
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Invoke PowerShell script to create Office 365 user from workflow?

We have a PowerShell script to create Office 365 users, which creates the user and then does all the Exchange Online admin, putting them in the right Distribution groups, sharing their calendars, ...