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Send document from document library as an attachment?

Does anyone know of any customisations or add-ons that will allow you to send a document from a document library as an email attachment, rather than merely be able to SEND TO, E-MAIL A LINK. This is ...
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Visual Web Part vs Visual Web Part (Sandboxed)

While I was creating a visual web part in Visual Studio 2010, I also saw an option to create Visual Web Part (Sandboxed) under Visual Studio Template Gallery. I need to know how does a Sandboxed ...
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How to use treeview in Sharepoint 2010 Sandbox solution?

I have tried using Treeview in my Sanboxsolution webpart but the problem is that in a web page it is not loading properly. And when i click on node it gives me javascript error. For these two errors i ...
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Error adding file to InfoPath form that is browser enabled in SharePoint

I am having an issue with my "add file" control in InfoPath. When I preview the InfoPath form it works fine; however, when I publish the form to the SharePoint site (browser enabled) I get an error ...
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Embedding images files in sandboxed webpart

Fairly new to SharePoint development but have been asked to into developing some simple web part features for a solution we're working on. I need to add some basic image/logo files into the .wsp for ...
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Allow users to filter a list using text input on SharePoint Online

I have a requirement to allow users to filter a list by entering a search string. I've been following the guide here: ...
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Invitation to external users

I am on a Office 365 E1 plan. If I invite external users to use my sharepoint portal and allow them to use some limited features like document access, sharing and uploading, will it in any way effect ...
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How to check the versions of Sharepoint Server, services and patches of my Office 365 portal?

I am reading a lot that Office 365 has been patched, upgraded and now migrated to Server 2012 (and Office 2013). How can I determine the versions of Sharepoint Server, services, etc. on which my ...
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Quickly set 50 existing sites to all use top link bar of parent?

Is there a way to do this in SharePoint Online? Using Powershell for instance?
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Search scopes property query

Is there an option I have to turn on in order to use property query rules in search scopes? I'm on the same screen that's showing it as an option on this guide but I don't see the option on our ...
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Exclude document type from search results?

I want to exclude all .pdf documnets from being searchable, in a particular site and all its subsites. Note, the starting site is NOT a top-level site collection. Can this be done? I'm using ...
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Any tutorials on accessing Azure SQL from a SharePoint hosted Silverlight webpart?

So since SharePoint Lists have limited columns available for use, I'm now trying to write the output from my SharePoint hosted Silverlight app into a Windows Azure hosted SQL database. Are there any ...
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Office 365 and Office 2013

I can't open Word, Excel file from SharePoint in client application Word and Excel (Office 2013). When I click to the file, SharePoint inform me that I don't have any client application. From Word or ...
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How to reduce field on user profiles management using workflow in SP Online

I have some problem with my "holiday proposal" workflow in SharePoint Online (Office 365 - SharePoint 2010). I have created field (integer) "Free days" in user profiles. The main things is to ...
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Search scope shows Empty - Add rules

I've created a new search scope and set up a rule for it but I think there's still something I need to do to activate it since in update status it's showing 'Empty - Add rules'. What am I missing to ...
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How do login into SharePoint 2010 Online remotely via a C# Console Application?

I need to have a console app that can login in, authenticate and update some custom lists. I can't find any good examples that work.
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Remote Server File Access

I have employees asking me if they are able to access server files remotely? I want to know if SharePoint 2010 may be configured to do this? I would like to use avoid an expensive VPN solution if I ...
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Term Store Management availability in Site Collection Site Settings in SharePoint 2010 Online?

In normal SharePoint 2010 Server, I see it fine, but can't get to it from a site collection on SharePoint 2010 Online. Is this even an option with the online version?
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Best practice for public facing website

I am getting lost in the Sharepoint universe and I need someone to point me in the direction of an easy guide to setting up a public facing website collection following best practice. We have ...
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Page randomly changes page layout

I've got a site that only has one available page layout for editors to use. it's the default page layout for the site and no-one else has access to change it. However, when I create a page and save ...
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Possibility of creating a normal public facing website with Sharepoint Online?

Our company uses Sharepoint Online and have a Office 365 public website which I have tweaked and bent to within an inch of its life. Can we have a prober Sharepoint public facing website using ...
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Restore a previous version of My Site pages

How can I restore a previous version of the mysite pages? At some point during customisation, we made some major changes to the pages (particularly default.aspx) that we want to revert but I can't ...
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Getting a warning while adding external JavaScript library in SP2013 Napa developer tool

I m getting warning while adding external JavaScript library added within ContentPlaceHolderId="PlaceHolderAdditionalPageHead" in SP2013 Napa developer tool Warning Message obtained from Chrome ...
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Where can I edit the blog page layout?

I'm using the sharepoint 2010 blog site template for a few of our sites. I'd like to add some default web parts and add some classes to a few extra elements so I can get the page styled properly but ...
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Sharepoint Online (365) Programmatically working with Managed Metadata

So, you want to migrate some documents that have managed metadata columns from another source into SharePoint Online. Microsoft.SharePoint.Taxonomy is blocked. Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Taxonomy ...
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How can I access SharePoint Rest Interfaces on iOS [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to Connect an iOS App to SharePoint Through Office 365 I wanted to access SharePoint Rest interfaces in my ios app. Lets say I wanted to use the service below: http ...
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Get current Login Name inside RunWithElevatedPrivileges

How to get current Login Name.I'm getting "Sharepoint\System" as Login Name for every user. I need to get the name of the user. public override void ItemAdded(SPItemEventProperties properties) { ...
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Managed metadata vs lookup for column

I have a property content type. I'm wanting to add a property code column which will look up the codes from somewhere else on a SharePoint Online site, where it can easily be managed by end users. I ...
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Outlook downloading files, rather than opening in SharePoint

When I receive an email in Outlook that has a link to a document on SharePoint, the link just downloads the file to be opened by my locally installed Office 2010. I've figured out that this happens ...
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i got an error.Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED)).when i give listitem.BreakRoleInheritance(false)

I get the following error: "Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED))" . when attempting to set the permissions of a list item with the following code: if ...
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ItemAdded is not firing for listitem

I like to set permission for listitem customlly.But ItemAdded is not firied for listitem. Plz help me
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How to programatically determine if you are running in on premise Sandbox or SharePoint Online

How could you programatically determine if code is running in an on-premise Sandbox model or SharePoint Online sandbox?
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How to make SharePoint Online to update files inside modules

We have deployed solution to SharePoint Online with following elements.xml file: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> ...
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Gantt Chart in SharePoint— Timeline view disappears

The first time I load the page, the timeline view of tasks appears no problem. However, when I start to add an item, scroll along the timeline, or otherwise take an action on the page, the timeline ...
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Programmaticly create a new site in Office365

I want to create a new site in a SharePoint Online (Office365) sitecollection. When I was looking for information in the msdn it was saying that this stuff is not available in sandboxed solutions. ...
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how to change to foo.sharepoint.com/default.aspx instead of foo.sharepoint.com/Pages/default.aspx

I use the trial online 365 sharepoint and just get a team website. The home web page is located as far as /Pages/default.aspx and i wonder if there is a way to sorten that /Pages/ part? i want people ...
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SharePoint Apps - If not Silverlight then…?

So up until now I have written Silverlight apps and put them on my SharePoint Online pages as web parts. If I wanted to move away from Silverlight, so that my apps could run on phones, tablets etc. ...
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SharePoint ribbon icons disappeared

has anyone ever seen this before? all my icons in my ribbon have disappeared. I'm using my own custom master page based on the minimal, all my ribbon code looks correct..
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How to get ChangeToken for the site specified in sharepoint client object model

ChangeCollection siteChanges = clientContext.Web.GetChanges(new ChangeQuery(true,true)); clientContext.Load(siteChanges); clientContext.ExecuteQuery(); siteChanges.LastChangeToken; is not there as ...
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How can I make a filtered lookup view that doesn't remove the value in it as I delete items from the lookup list

I have a list of Projects. As they are completed I want to delete the item (or tag it as completed). The Project Library looks up "Project Name" from the list of Projects (so that it is easy to find ...
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In a list (2010), can I have a Choice type field that can dynamically be filled as users add new values to that field (if it didn't already exist)?

A list of projects are in the Choice field already. As new projects are started a user (without designer access) wants to add a new project and in the future be able to select it from the drop down, ...
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List created on solution activated

I have developed a web part which relies on a list to work so I've created a feature which creates the list with all the necessary columns etc. When i delpoy to local everything works as it should, ...
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Sandboxed code execution request failed in Web Part with no Exception thrown

So I'm working on a web part for a client of mine targeting SharePoint Online, and I've run into a brick wall that I've been banging my head against for the last few hours. The web part executes a ...
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Add automatically alert when user/record is added to the list

I'm having a problem to automatically add alert. I have a list "ListA" where I add new records. This records have address email field. I try to create workflow which use this address email to send ...
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Adding items to document library in Sharepoint 2013 Preview

I'm trying to programmatically add an item to a document library in the Sharepoint 2013 Preview that comes with Office 365. I've managed to add an item by using the code fragment below (from a ...
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Sandboxed code execution request failed error

I have developed a webpart, deployed to local tested successfully. I've then added the WSP to my live environment (SP 2010 Online) but when I try to add in my webpart to a page i get the following pop ...
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Accessing Sharepoint Online lists using Silverlight 5?

I'm developing an application using Silverlight 5, Visual Studio 2010 and VB.Net. I've reached the stage where I have a requirement to read and write information to a Sharepoint Online list, but I'm ...
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return a list view in visual webpart

In have the following code which returns a list and binds it to my repeater. Dim Partnership As SPList = web.Lists("PartnersMedia") rptPartnership.DataSource = Partnership.Items.GetDataTable() ...
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Can we have privileges to access 14 hive folder in Office 365 (SharePoint Online) ?

I am using SharePoint Online (Office 365) i want to know that can we have privileges to access 14 hive folder in Office 365 ?