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Error:Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource

I am retrieving items from SP lists. But when I try to deploy my solution through VS 2013 it says Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource. ...
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Difference between sharepoint online and sharepoint server

Kindly elaborate on the Difference between sharepoint online and sharepoint server? since we are using sharepoint servers and now going to subscribe for office 365 which will allow us to use ...
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Retrieve all site collections

I want to retrieve all site collections in an Online tenant through Visual Studio: I can do it via Powershell: get-sposite on-premise server : Get-SPSite on-premise again: var sites = ...
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Hide “Mark as Complete Check Box” in Sharepoint 2013 Task List

I want to hide the "Mark as Complete Check Box" in Sharepoint 2013 Task List view. Is it possible? What is the best way to do so? Thanks.
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SPSitedataquery Excluding a particular list

I'am using SPSitedataquery to query to 7 task lists but in all i have 8 task lists but i want to exclude 1 task list from the query how can i do it? Any ideas? Thanks in advance? Following is my code ...
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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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Show Sharepoint list data into external Html website

My boss asked me today if it is possible to use Sharepoint list data into an external HTML website... in fact i have to create a newsletter and the news are already on a sharepoint site. They are ...
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Change icons in SP2013 online (365)

Is it possible to change the icons used in various places? I've made some major changes to the look and feel and whilst the icons look great the colours don't go with my background colours. I've ...
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Format a date from itemStyle.xml file

I want to print date like Tuesday,17 February,2015 I tried somethings that print dates like Tuesday,17 February 2015 Tuesday, February 17, 2015 What I tried is: How can I print date like ...
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SharePoint online taxonomy: nested term sets?

I'm in a job rush, so really got no time to search for this answer in SP.Taxonomy, then I posted this straightforward question-answer pair: Does Taxonomy accepts nested term sets? PS: It's also a ...
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How do I reliably inject a meta tag onto a SharePoint page without editing the master page?

I don't want to edit any master pages for obvious reasons given that I am on SharePoint Online. But I am trying to achieve responsiveness on my sites. For this, I would really like to use the ...
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Get start and end date of current week which starts in one month and ends in another month

I have to get start date and and end date of current week. I used this code but end date is getting previous month name if week start in one month and ends in another month. Date.prototype.getWeek = ...
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How can I apply CSS to webparID?

how can I apply css to webpart ID. I have the following webpart: webpartid="5a399f4c-f605-409c-8e3c-55993af60c9a" I need to apply css only for this webpartID How can I do that? Thanks!
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SP.UserProfiles - get all properties available for user

Since I do not have access to the SharePoint farm. Is there any way to retrieve all available property names from UserProfiles in SharePoint 2013 through JavaScript? What I was looking for is the ...
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Restrict users to search for own documents only

I have a SharePoint document library in which users can create documents. When users are performing a search, all documents are returned in the search results. I would like to restrict the results to ...
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Trigger a Workflow only when Particular column is updated in a library

How to Trigger a workflow only when a column is updated. I have a column called "Comments History", when anyone adds a new comment then workflow should Trigger
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Get Manager name using Sharepoint designer 2013 workflow

I need to get the Manager name using sharepoint designer 2013 workflow. Can anyone please help me to achieve this.
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Responsive framework for SharePoint Online 2013

I am about to start a project in SharePoint Online 2013. I have a plan to create responsive design in it. Researching on various blogs and posts I have come across many different frameworks like ...
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Save button to close window after saving

For adding an item to list, the newForm.aspx is opened in new window. After clicking on save button I need to close the window. I used window.close(), It just closes the window but the item is not ...
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SPOnline Content Search webpart restricted by license?

I registered a demonstration tenant with a Business Essential account. And I can't get Content Search to work. Is there a limitation? Can a Business Essential account be upgraded at all?
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Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'SPCascadeDropdowns' of undefined

I am trying to implement cascading so I have loaded two files. <script type="text/javascript" src="//code.jquery.com/jquery-1.11.0.min.js"></script> <script type="text/javascript" ...
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Get all data from SharePoint Online Site which has the particular Site Column

Just wondering which one would be the best method for achieving below mentioned requirement or is there any other way of doing it. This is just a one time activity hence performance doesn't matter. ...
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Access denied when calling API for 'social.following'

I'm creating an add-in that lists all the sites a user has followed and I'm using the 'social.following' API to do this. I have full control and everything, but I am getting this error: <m:error ...
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How to make the title column values to work as a link?

I am trying to make title column values to work as a link. I have used javascript as given below <html> <script type="text/javascript"> SP.SOD.executeFunc('sp.js', 'SP.ClientContext', ...
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Get current logged in user and display it on the Site as “Hello (Username)”

I am using SharePoint 2013 Online and I'm looking for some JavaScript and html to display the current logged in user on the site like for example: Hello (Username) If anyone could help or just ...
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How to attach files to list item using Client Object Model?

I have a SharePoint List to which I am adding new ListItems using the Client Object Model. Adding ListItems is not a problem and works great. How to add Attachments?
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How to give a subsite a specific master page?

I have a parent site , and two subsites deriving from it. However, I need to apply a master page template to one of the sub sites only, but I am unable to do so in SP 2013. I have tried applying the ...
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Office 365 Read-only mode

Is there anyway to make the Office 365 Site Collection as Read-only mode? Please help me by providing your valuable reply.
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Getting an ItemCount with filtering in SP2013 using REST api

I am attempting to return an integer (itemcount) of the items within a SP2013 list. I have done this easily using the stock standard json method. However I have a need of counting the splist items ...
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Where Do We Report SharePoint Online Bugs?

I just need to know the proper place to report SharePoint Online bugs to Microsoft. I've found a couple: One when setting up a Site Mailbox, after selecting Language and Time Zone, I get, "The ...
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Exclude users whose names contain

I am trying to automate my O365 licensing and have had some success, but I am not sure how I can accomplish the following... I have users who I do not wish to license and they all share the value ...
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The length of the URL for this request exceeds the configured maxUrlLength value. REST API

I was wondering if someone could help, or am I missing something. In the articles found here http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/dn450841(v=office.15).aspx#bk_FileStartUpload They refer ...
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Field names in announcement list in Sharepoint Online

I am trying to add fields to an announcement list. I have successfully added various fields with single-word names: announcementy.Fields.AddFieldAsXml("<Field Type='User' ...
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How to add content above list view using JS?

I am using JSLink code I found at Office Dev Center to modify my fields showing percent values to display progress bars. What I would like to do further is add some text above the list itself, ...
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Programmatically add a webpart to a page in SharePoint online

I want to add a webpart to a page in SharePoint online programmatically. I know the page name, but don't the webpartzone id since it is SharePoint online. Is it still possible to add my webpart to ...
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Delete the defualt folder in sharepoint 2013

i have used the below scripts to delete the folder in sharepoint 2013 This folder is generated by while creating my site which always creates the same folder name in the "Documents" Document ...
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Create a new site collection c#

I'm trying to create a new site collection in Sharepoint Online tenant with Visual Studio. 1) I found http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/ms448720(v=office.14).aspx which says that the ...
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Development Environment

My company has signed up an Enterprise Contract With Online SharePoint 2013 E3/E4 licence. So I have a challenge setting up my development environment with no on-premises environment available. Any ...
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SharePoint 2013 Searching multiple Site collections?

Is there a Search or Portal site Hierarchy/ Structure option in SharePoint 2013 that would enable a searching of specific and multiple site collections (not just Search all) We opened a ticket with ...
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Remove top link from Sharepoint online

I am trying to remove the top links "Outlook", "OneDrive", "Sites" etc. from a team site in Sharepoint online. I have gone through all I can find online and from a former similar question, but I ...
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Error while adding a Calculated column to a list using Client Object Model

I am trying to add some fields to list using the client object model. Everything is working except the Calculated field. Every time SharePoint gives the error: An error occurred while parsing ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - How to add a footer to the oslo Masterpage

I want to add a footer to my public facing website. It uses the Oslo masterpage. I'd like to know which file I need to edit and where. I have SP 2013 Designer installed. Could anyone help? Thank you. ...
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Access the SharePoint online webservice from a console application

I tried to access a SharePoint Online web service i.e (/_vti_bin/Lists.asmx). I used the code sample provided in the following article : ...
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People Picker Lookup Column

I have two different list. In the first list are some people picker columns. Is it possible to create a lookup column for list 2 to add the user from the first list? I know it isn't supported in ...
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Export And Import of Subsites Using PowerShell Script

I am using SharePoint 2013. The problem is as follows: There are two Site Collections in a single Web Application. With the following Paths: /sites/Site1/Subsite1/ & /sites/Site2/Subsite2 Using ...
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Getting SPD workflows to run on a daily basis

I have a workflow that I need to run on a daily basis. It's going to run in a web application hosted in Sharepoint Online, so there is no access to Central Administration. Which means the timer jobs ...
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Lookup Field programmatically in FeatureActivated

I've created a lookup field programmatically in the featureactivated method. This is the code snippet. public override void FeatureActivated(SPFeatureReceiverProperties properties) { using (SPWeb ...
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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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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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Indexing DWG files

I have been asked to look into the possibility of indexing DWG files within a hosted SASS-like environment using 'Off the Shelf' products. I have found a plugin for Sharepoint called DWG I-Filter ...