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Access denied while creating subsite from workflow

I am following this article to create a subsite from workflow. I am getting following error {"error":{"code":"-2147024891, System.UnauthorizedAccessException","message":{"lang":"en-US","value":"...
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Audit Documents in SharePoint Online

One of our Customer wants to audit opening and downloading of documents on Sharepoint Online.I know this is not available OOB. Is there any third party tools that we can use? Or is there any way to ...
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Event corner with Calendar and custom list

I need to create a corner in intranet like in the pic below. I am thinking to add custom tables in the page layout. Then add Calendar with with custom table, and fetch calendar data in that table !!...
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Best way to filter by distribution groups user is in and show assigned to tasks for that group

Basically, the goal is that there is a task list web part that will use REST services to see what distribution groups a user is a part of and the view will filter based on if any distribution groups ...
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Item Limit property is not working on Announcement Web part (at Home page)

I am using an Announcement app and modified the view to set Item Limit to 2 (it was working), but when I add this app to home page its shows scroll bar instead of next button at the bottom of app.
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SharePoint 2013 Online Permission to User Profiles REST API

I have a SharePoint application which I've built using javascript on a single page (not using an app). I have to make calls to the user profile service to retrieve properties like Manager and Business ...
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SPO - Share Document Link Broken Sometimes

We recently rolled out our first Intranet on SPO/O365 and users are starting to email colleagues with links to documents. They are using the Share/Get a link method. Sometimes the resulting link leads ...
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Page Edit ribbon is disabled in Edit mode, sharepoint online

I have created a custom masterpage inherited from Seatle, and then created custom masterpages. When I apply my custom pagelayout to the site and click on Side--> Edit to edit the pagelayout again or ...
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Authenticating against Office 365 SharePoint Online from an asp.net page in Azure

I would like to authenticate against my SharePoint Online from my asp.net webpage in Azure. What are the steps to get this started? Will this be via the client model? Has anyone done this ...
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ADFS error in SharePoint Hosted App on On-Premise SharePoint

I have developed a SharePoint Hosted App for a customer. For development I used SharePoint Online, the customer system is an on-premise SharePoint 2013. Now I deployed the .app-file on the customers ...
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Move SharePoint 2010 WebApplication to SharePoint Online

My SharePoint 2010 environment is holding Web-application and need to move for online SharePoint 2013. And I could like to know is there any way to move the entire site content along with all the ...
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O365 search managed property mapping issue

I have an issue with mapping managed property to existing crawled property. I am pretty confident in search configuration but this just seems not to work on O365 (working on-prem). I want to create a ...
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updating page layouts not reflecting the changes to the existing pages

I have updated the page layout for SharePoint online, but the changes are not getting reflected to the existing pages. is this the expected behavior? or what is the procedure to update the layout so ...
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How do I show an outlook calendar in sharepoint 2013 online?

I have a shared outlook calendar in outlook 365, and I'm trying to show it on a calendar in SharePoint Online. I've added it in the "Calendar Overlay Settings" screen, and saved it but when I view ...
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SharePoint Online, Add a webpart to wiki page

I need to add a web part to an existing wiki page [Type="GhostableInLibrary"], when a feature is activated. I have tried a combination of both IgnoreIfAlreadyExists and ReplaceContent properties in ...
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Backup Office 365 SharePoint site for move to local hosting

I have a Office 365 SharePoint site that I need to backup in its entirety. All the information I can find on this is at least a couple of years old. With a local SharePoint site this is easy to ...
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Site url exceeds maximum length of 256

I'm trying to create a team site and get the following error message Site url https://myurl/sites/mylongsitename exceeds maximum length of 256. The url itself is under the 256 limit, I've also ...
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Enable item scheduling on a publishing library via SharePoint .NET client API

Does anybody know how to enable item scheduling on a publishing library via code (.NET Client API)? This can be done via the Settings UI for the library in Manage Item Scheduling. However, I can't ...
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Coding for SharePoint Online - How to Debug?

This is my understanding coding for SharePoint Online as it stands today: Apps are the newest thing, and most encouraged. Visual Studio can be used to create apps for SharePoint Online, without any ...
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Infrastructure Requirements for SP2013

What are the hardware requirements to implement a SP2013 Hybrid architecture farm with below : Should be a medium farm with 2 WFE 1 App SQL Cluster ADFS server AD Reverse Proxy.
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How can we change language used in workflows in Sharepoint designer?

We have a SharePoint online site opened in Sharepoint designer 2013. Site settings: Default language: Swedish Alternative language: English When we add a workflow and start editing the workflow ...
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What is the RoadMap of SharePoint and for its Developer community? [closed]

My question is about what is the vision of Microsoft for SharePoint and what ways can we foresee will it affect us, the developers. Will server side technologies remain in priority What ...
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Copy Multiple Files between libraries

When file explorer is used to copy multiple files between libraries is SPO smart enough to just move copy the files from within the SharePoint servers or do the files first download to the local ...
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Is multiple user account required to deploy in office 365 production environments?

Let’s say there are 5 users working with different apps in one SharePoint 2013 Office 365 development environment. Naturally they are working with different user ids (a/c). Now if they want to deploy ...
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Deployment strategy for Office 365 SharePoint 2013 stuff

A SharePoint 2013 office 365 development site has following items in it which needs to be migrated to the office 365 UAT environments. OOB CSWP (Search w/p) Newsfeed w/p. Blog w/p Lots of ...
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How to change Document Library webpart's toolbar type programmatically?

I want to edit document library webpart to change Toolbar Type to 'No Toolbar' programmatically using C#. Actually I want to hide 'add new document' button. I have created a document library ...
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Add AD group to SharePoint Online using REST API

Is it possible to add an AD group into SharePoint. I've created a user group in the Office 365 portal, which appears to be stored in AD. Is there a way of searching for this AD group and adding it. ...
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JSOM - ListItem from 'GetFileByRelativeUrl' returns System.ArgumentException

I'm trying to retrieve the corresponding ListItem from a page layout in the master page gallery using JSOM. I'm using the same approach that Vadim provides in this question, JSOM - get listitem by ...
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Customize the search display template to show picture with the results

I'm using contents web parts to get documents from specific document library. And I already customized Item_Default.html in order to add lines and show discriptions next to Managed Properties. Now ...
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SharePoint microfeed cant be migrated?

I just used a 3rd party software to migrate Project sites data from 1 SharePoint site to another. Worked like a charm except for the microfeed. The tool doesn't support migration of microfeed. Anybody ...
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Get email and name from people picker SharePoint 2013 online

I've tried retrieving data from a multiple people picker field on a SharePoint 2013 form in numerous ways, the best I've done is getting the display name. If it all possible i'd like to retrieve the ...
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Stuck on We're removing your app

I was deploying my app and after 20 minutes I canceled the deploy by hitting AltGr + PauseBreak or Crtl + PauseBreak (don't remeber). Now in SharePoint it just says We're removing your app... for ...
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Change displayed time range on day view of calendar (SharePoint online)

I have SharePoint online and am trying to customize a calendar view scoped down to the day level. Right now, it shows 7am - 7pm. I would like to have it show 8am - 5pm. How should I approach this?
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How to set up a shared team calendar in Sharepoint 365 that updates individual calendars when an event is cancelled or moved

I have a team site and I've added the calendar. I've synced the team site's calendar with my calendar in outlook. I now have both calendars up side by side in my Outlook, which is great. I am able ...
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Why UniqueId missing in the REST api result from on-premise version

All, I found there is a property named UniqueId exist in the type of SP.File. And I try to retrieve the File item of the Page from SharePoint 2013 on-premise. The REST api url I used is /_api/web/...
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Approve workflow tasks for multiple items from a view of approved items list

I have a workflow on a list that starts a task process that requires users to Approve/Reject the item. Some of the users do a lot of these approvals each day, and would like a way to mass approve/...
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Changing client web part properties Title/Description with diffrent languages

We want to change our client web part Title and Description depending on Supported locales(languages). The Validation checklist for apps: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/jj938162(v=...
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Office365(Sharepoint/OneDrive) REST API endpoints for Recycle bin call return empty list

I'm trying out the Recycle Bin REST API endpoints for Sharepoint mentioned here . The URL I'm hitting is; https://tenant-my.sharepoint.com/personal/username_tenant_onmicrosoft_com/_api/web/...
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Synchronizing pictures to Sharepoint Online without EXO

We have a hybrid deployment with users using Exchange on premise and Sharepoint Online without Exchange Online. When you try to synchronize a picture to Sharepoint Online from on premise AD, the usual ...
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Set default site for users in SharePoint Online

I'm trying to achieve the following; There are 5 sites, with links between them for navigation, one of them being the main page we want users to start on, let's call it "Main". How and where do I set ...
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How to reconcile old usernames after move to Office 365 from SharePoint 2010?

Any old people/group columns from lists and libraries copied from the old 2010 environment show the following in the new environment: Domain\UserName With red squiggles and the error message: No ...
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Return the most recent date in a list column by referencing other Date columns within the list

Is there a way to return the most recent date in a list column by referencing other Date columns within the list? I am making a list that will track revisions on the same line item. For example, ...
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connecting to a sharepoint online document library, with interactive powershell session.

I am aware of how to connect to a sharepoint online via SPOService, but this does not allow me to run powershell scripts on the file system itself does it? say a document library. If you open 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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Sql Server Analysis Server Filter Connection Issue

I am using Sql Server Analysis Web-part and when I try to give connection to excel web access web-part from SSAS I am not getting any options to give connection as below though it has OD connection ...
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Get FedAuth when authenticating to SharePoint Online via Office 365 from a remote website

I have a .NET website that allows viewing files located in SharePoint Online, among other clouds. So far we used asked the users for the SharePoint site address, the username and the password in order ...
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SharePoint Hosted App - Creating cascaded drop down on hosted web lists

I have created a SharePoint Hosted App(Javascript Object Model) that creates lists on the host web. I need to put some javascript into new and edit forms, a Content Editor, in order to create the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 not displaying lookup field as input

I have a lookup column whose datasource has many items (2 000+) and when creating an item that references the source list, a dropdown is not very suited for the task. In SP2010 when there were more ...
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Workflow content missing when viewed from another PC

I created few workflows in my company site using SharePoint designer 2013 in my office computer.(My company is using SharePoint Online 2013).I saved the workflows and published them in the site.They ...
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Restore versions of documents with workflow

I need to store the version number in a column. In a determinate moment, must restore the version saved of the number in the control column. However, I need to do all this using workflow 2010. It'...