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Creating a modeless dialog box that appears automatically after 5 mins

I have a sharepoint site. On it I want to apply modeless dialog box , that will appear after 5 mins when user has open the site. Please suggest. I have written javascript code in CEWP that opens a ...
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How to Upload Images to SharePoint Online(Office 365) Picture-library using CSOM (Java Script)?

currently created Picture Library using csom on host Web in my last question, now trying to add some Images to that Library, So for that created Image folder into SharePoint Hosted App. how to achive ...
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How to create an empty page using sharepoint online?

When i'm creating pages, using sharepoint online, i am getting page with uneditable left column and header. Is there any way to remove header and left column (Display Quick Launch is disabled, but ...
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Remove a user from user profiles

If i remove a user from the user profiles in sharepoint online. Can i restore or sync it again from azure ad? Or will it remove the user completely?
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How to use PowerShell with Office 365

I have searched a lot but didn't get a perfect idea on how to connect PowerShell with Office 365 SharePoint site. Can somebody please explain me how to make my SharePoint online site PowerShell ready ...
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Web.ApplyTheme() for SharePoint Online

I want to apply one of the default themes to my SharePoint site. I found Web.ApplyTheme() method which requires string colorPaletteUrl, string fontSchemeUrl, string backgroundImageUrl, bool ...
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How to use 3rd party JQuery file uploader with SharePoint

The OOTB attaching of files in a share point list is a one by one process. I wanted to create a front end solution which would enable multiple attachment of files at once. I researched a lot and the ...
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CSWP Sorting by Date

I am trying to get the CSWP to display all events and sorting using Start Date. The problem is that the "StartDate" field doesn't show up in the list of properties to Sort by in the Sorting Tab of the ...
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511 limit for minor version is per item or per library

I have gone through below link https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262787.aspx which says The maximum number of minor file versions is 511. This limit cannot be exceeded. My Question ...
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In SP Online, how to return the default HTML of a lookup field when overriding the Item Template in a list view

I've found various methods to return the default values for the field template override, including lookup, but I have been unable to find or successfully implement a method to do the same for fields ...
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Update Checkmark state via REST

I'm currently building a SharePoint Hosted App which gets any task list items from various sites and pushes them into an array. I'm using AngularJS to make these requests. Running a GET request on a ...
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Me the Team web part

I want a Meet the Team space in my Intranet Home page, where I can show the Image and profile details of new employee. I want to achieve this via OOB feature and if possible then the Web part fetch ...
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Is it possible to edit the User Profile Synchronization Settings in SharePoint Online?

I was wondering if it is possible to edit the User Profile Synchronization settings in SharePoint Online like in SharePoint On-Premise to select which users should and should not be imported in the ...
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New Documents added to Library requiring Title even though it is not marked as Required before they can be Checked In

I have a Subsite with many similar Libraries with Require Check Out enabled on all. This subsite has been somewhat problematic in general and it may be that I need to recreate and move everything ...
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Not syncing files on Sharepoint

If I only use the documents in a Sharepoint library when I'm online, is there any reason to sync the documents? And if I don't sync the documents, can I avoid the 20,000 file limit? I'm thinking that ...
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How to call a user control in a client web part

I'm trying to call a user control (.ascx) in a client web part that I've created, knowing that I need to do that in a provider hosted app. Can someone give me a helpful tutorial please? What should I ...
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Migrate Sharepoint Online to a new Office 365

A client A has an existing Sharepoint Online and a client B hasn't. They want to merge into a new domain Office 365. So, it is possible to migrate an existing Sharepoint Online to a new one included ...
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How to effectively demonstrate sharepoint skills?

If I was to signup with office 365 and their hosted sharepoint server, would I be able to create a sample project that could demonstrate to a potential employer that I have the skills? i.e. I ...
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How do I find the Tenant ID of my SharePoint Online Account?

I am trying to create a simple PHP script that uses oAuth and I seem to require the Tenant ID of my SharePoint Online account. I'm sure this is something very straight forward, but I can't seem to ...
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How to style third party web part in SharePoint 2013 Online?

I have a web part added into the page and would like to style its look and feel. The issue is that the web part is appearing under an iframe and I cannot seem to apply style to its DOM under the ...
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Create folder in SharePoint Online without using SharePoint Client Model in C#

In C#, I want to create a folder in my SharePoint Online site without using SharePoint client object model. I am trying to use SharePoint REST APIs and List methods. I don't want to use ...
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Why Content types, from a hub, doesn't allow suscription to old site collections?

I had notice that in SharePoint Online, when I create a content type in the content type hub (http:/my.sharepoint.com/sites/contentTypeHub/), the site collections created before the content type never ...
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can't delete remote event receiver using custom code

i created an app for SharePoint online that attach a ListAddedEvent to a site, and brake permissions on a specific folder, when a document library is created. the code: using System; using ...
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Do event receivers fire when list items are added or updated using REST or CSOM

I want to know if an event reciever fires when a list item is added or updated using REST or CSOM. Can anyone help me with this and give me a correct direction and an example so that I can get my ...
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SharePoint user not found in the directory

I am new to SharePoint and I have a problem with a user who cannot log in. The error message is: "The user was not found in the directory" It is an Office 365 SharePoint Online. I have added the user ...
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Redirection Based off user

I am trying to set up my customer site so that when customers go to the main page they are redirected to their libraries so as they cannot see the rest of the site. I have created a script editor web ...
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SharePoint Online Iterating through Document Libraries CSOM

I am trying to iterate though a document library and set each document/items within to inherit permissions (at the moment each doc/item is using uniquer permissions). I am able to get the specific ...
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What is the SharePoint-hosted app permission that required to create file on style library within the hosted web?

What is the SharePoint-hosted app permission that is required to create a file on Style Library within the hosted web? I use the following permission but it is not working and the error is ...
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Recomended starting point for creating custom SharePoint Online workflows with Visual Studio

Not typical question here on StackExchange, but hopefully somebody can point in the right direction to get started. I currently use SPD 2010 to create many workflows on our On Premise instance of ...
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Check User has Full Control Site Permissions

Is there away to check if a user has Full Control permissions with out throwing an exception? I've tried the following using REST: ...
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Longevity of SharePoint Full Trust Solutions

What is the future for SharePoint Full Trust solutions? Will support be sunset beyond the next major release of SharePoint? If full trust solutions are to end at some point in the future then what ...
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NAPA retrieves 2 lists

I am retrieving lists using NAPA. The problem is that to whichever site or site collection I add the app, I always receive only Composed Looks Master Page Gallery This is very few given that a C# ...
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SharePoint online - login issue with designer

I am trying to open SharePoint Online site with my designer but I am getting below error: There is a problem with your account please try again later Can anyone please let me know the possible ...
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SharePoint Online - Create new document from custom templates

Is it possible to have a custom template added to a document library in SharePoint Online? I know there are some default templates but I want custom ones.
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How can I create a company-wide shared calendar in Office365 or SharePoint that can be accessed in Outlook and OWA?

How can I create a company-wide shared calendar in Office365 or SharePoint that can be accessed in Outlook and OWA? I am looking for the simplest MS-supported option.
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Get folder item number. REST API

I'm currently using the following code to create a folder. url: http://site url/_api/web/folders method: POST body: { '__metadata': { 'type': 'SP.Folder' }, 'ServerRelativeUrl': '/document library ...
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SharePoint Online Admin Center Url

I'm looking to validate a sharepoint online admin url, will this always be username-admin.sharepoint.com. Would it be safe to say that if a url ends with -admin.sharepoint.com is valid admin site? ...
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Storage demand and best options

I am an IT admin and am having problems with increasing storage demands from my users. They constantly email big file attachments and I have to keep purchasing more storage space. In order to fix that ...
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Restricting Office 365 Users from sharing folders to external users

From the Admin Portal, how can one restrict Office 365 users from sharing specific folders on Team Sites to external users.
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Moving SharePoint to the Cloud

I work in IT and Im in control of our corporate site on a design level. I do not do any of the back end work such as server set up as we are part of a larger organisation that looks after all our ...
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How to trim down date to example 2014-10-10?

How can i trim down date from this Fri Oct 31 2014 01:00:00 GMT+0100 (Västeuropa, normaltid) to this 2014-10-31 on my get_fieldValues i think i can use .setDate.getDate()+ 1).toISOString().substr(0, ...
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Url Length Limit when uploading Sharepoint 2013 Online/OneDrive for Business

I'm working on a Winform application which allows a user to upload documents to Onedrive for Business. Essentially you select a folder you want to upload, this creates all of the folders and then ...
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SPO 2013 - How to export user profiles into an Excel sheet?

We have O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. We are using people search center as our intranet "Phone Book"/Staff Directory. Few of our employees asked if it could be possible to print out all the users and ...
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How to access the REST api with the browser

All, Forgive me this newbie question. I can get the REST result which shows xml format with the browser (ie , chrome ) from Share Point 2013 online trial. But got non-xml format from Share Point ...
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Cannot add new column - “Field name already exists”

I am trying to add a new column to a freshly created list. The list was created through the UI. Now, when I try to add a new column to it through the UI, I get the following error: Field name ...
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How to access SharePoint 2013 Online Site with the anonymous user

I wonder how the default site or the user-created site can be accessed with anonymous user. In my trial version of SharePoint Online. I found I need to provide the user/password to access the Sites in ...
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Get list ID and selected item ID

I use SharePoint Online and working in Visual Studio with SharePoint hosted app I need to get list id and the id of the SELECTED item in the list And i use a ribbon button to show a dialog and want ...
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InfoPath 2013 retain current values but save in new record

(This is a bit of a duplicate question but it was asked a year ago and it wasn't answered helpfully.) I've got a form created against Office 365 Sharepoint custom list. Pretty much everything is ...
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Get all list of specified site from SharePoint OnLine (trial)

I want to get all the List of specified Site from SharePoint OnLine by RESTful API. The URL I used is Https://mySiteUrl/_api/web/lists. But Why the result contains the Document Libaray item(I added it ...
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Sharepoint Online - How to show blogs in excerpt format

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. We are using a Sharepoint Online Blog as the official intranet news channel and it's all good but we are irritated about having the posts with full content ...