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Full-Trust Solutions on SharePoint Online Dedicated

I am trying deploy a solution to SharePoint Online (SPO), after looking at documentations about SPO, I found only Sandbox Solutions and Apps can be deployed to SPO, but my solution is a Farm Solution. ...
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Assigning a Task to a User From Lookup In Another List

I have a list with several fields, one being an ID (single line text) and another an Approver (person/group). I then have another list where the ID is the source for a lookup. What I would like to ...
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Site collection can not be moved

In preparation for the upgrade to Sharepoint 2013 I need to move all my sharepoint 2010 standard edition site collections “32” which they are in separate Databases content (SQL 2012) in one ...
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Claims Based Authentication in SharePoint 2013 Online Not working anymore

I'm trying to connect an application (desktop application) to SharePoint 2013 sites. I have a client webservice, the issue is Claims Based Authentication in SharePoint 2013 does not work: ...
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Weekly newsletter alert on Blog library shows pending entries

We have setup an alert on our internal blog that sends an email once a week with all the new blog posts, as follows: The problem is that it sends both Approved and Pending blog posts. Is there a ...
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Design Package import SharePoint 2013 using App Installed event CSOM

In SP2013, I am trying to import and export the design package from one site to other site using AppInstalled event using CSOM. I am not able to get the context of source site to import the design ...
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SharePoint Online Authentication (Wave 15, non-.NET Code)

For those who are unaware, it was possible to authenticate to SharePoint Online by sending an OASIS SAML token with credentials to login.microsoftonline.com/extSTS.srf and you'd get back a security ...
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SharePoint Online 2010 EventReceiver Firing Twice sometimes

I have developed an EventReceiver(VS2010) i.e. ItemAdded event for SharePoint Online 2010 Custom List. I am creating a subsite when an Item has been added. But ONLY sometimes event is firing twice. ...
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How to retrieve Lookup List's lookup values in a third List

I am using sharepoint 2010 Lists.I have 3 Lists RoleFamily,Roles and Employees. RoleFamily defines under which Family a role exists.There fore RoleFamily is the Primary.The below image shows the ...
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Sharepoint Online traverse List Items and output HTML

I am building my WebPart locally and when ready will deploy to SPO. I want to traverse the items of a list using LINQ (or whatever is most proper) and generate HTML based on those items. That's all ...
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New Infopath 2013 in o365?? … Select the form template to open this xml file?

I create a new forms library in o365/SPO. I click new document and it opens infopath2013 and asks for select the form template to open this xml file Where do I get this from? Also if select New ...
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Single Point Of failure in SharePoint 2010

We're considering to implement some good/better/best recommendations in our existing Mid-Large SP Farm for "Single point of Failure in SharePoint 2010". Can someone point out to the areas which can be ...
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Open a BizAgi (or any 'unknown' documenttype) directly without saving

When I save some .BPM (BizAgi) files in my Sharepoint document library, I can't open them without either saving them locally or checking them out. How can I allow a read-only option for these kind of ...
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impossible to set background-image of a div for SharePoint online

I have created a Sandbox solution which contains two modules: one for Master page and other for Site Assets (js, css and images). I have used background-image: url("") in my style sheet file to add ...
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SharePoint Online CSOM Authentication Code does not working on Sandbox solution

i need to customize public site and used custom login page for authenticated SharePoint Users. i am follow below post : http://community.office365.com/en-us/forums/154/p/57156/207461.aspx#207461 ...
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Modal Popup wont popup unless page is checked out?

I have a strange situation whereby I have written my own code to open a modal popup window as shown below: <script src="//ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.9.1/jquery.min.js" ...
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Default Sharepoint 2013 client-side people picker to current user

I'd like to be able to default the client side people picker for SharePoint 2013 to the current (or any) user. I've read the "How to" MSDN document here: ...
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SharePoint 2013: Download non-text files using REST or JavaScript object model

I have been scratching my head the all thought day figuring out a way to download non-text files like images from host SharePoint web into a App web (SharePoint hosted app). The code below allows me ...
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Create TreeView C# for Office 365

I am currently building an Outlook Addin which enables users to save E-mails directly into SharePoint Online. but before the E-mails get saved, they Need to be prompted by a Windows which has a ...
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Unable to explore SP2013 (O365) apis

Having just upgraded to SP2013 on O365 (Enterprise) I am keen to take advantage of the various REST endpoints to perform various CRUD operations. However, I seem unable to drill down into the various ...
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Programatically adding webparts to a page in sandbox

I've successfully implemented code to add web parts to web part zones in code using WebPartManager's in other projects. Now that I'm working in a sandbox solution, VS can't seem to recognise ...
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Public internet website - Can it be done in SharePoint Online

We're currently creating a new public website, but can't really figure out if we need to go with a full onpremise / azure insatallation of SharePoint server 2013, or if we can simply use SharePoint ...
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“Office document”/“PDF” content is not appearing in SharePoint Online (Office 365) search

I am working on "SharePoint online". I have restored the site and everything is working fine except Search. Even search is also working fine but not including the result of Office document, PDF ...
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SharePoint Online 2013 o365 Personal Site vs Mysite

Fresh o365 instance. Noticed the SITES link in SPO gives you a personal page. Also noticed SPO (somewhere) offers you the option to create a My Site host. on o365/spo 2013 What's the difference ...
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Migration of Sharepoint on-premises to sharepoint online Manually

Can any one of please let me know what is the step by step process of migrating SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint online with out using any third party component?
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ODataContentTypeException : Content Type 'application/json;odata=verbose'

I'm trying to create items in a SharePoint lists through the SharePoint REST API in Javascript (with an AJAX call using jQuery), all that in a SharePoint2013-hosted App. But I get this error when I ...
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Connect to SharePoint Online using the Client Object Model from .NET 3.5

We have an on premise SharePoint 2010 farm, and a SharePoint Online 2013 farm. We would like to be able to have a solution running on the on premise farm that will talk to the online farm. Since the ...
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SecurityException on list GetItems

I'm using custom list event receiver on SharePoint Online to process some field in the item. In the Event Receiver, I use a query to another list to retrieve value from that list in to current item. ...
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How do I open a template document in OfficeWebApp with Javascript?

I am using the following to open a template document from one location which will be saved to a another location: <a href="javascript:'" ...
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SharePoint 2013 list items paging

I'm trying to make a webpart with list items paging. I followed this link http://www.directsharepoint.com/2011/03/step-by-step-guide-to-implement-paging.html and on SharePoint 2010 server it works ...
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Change user permissions on multiple list items?

I have a list with 50 items. I don't want to change users' permissions to the list itself, but I do want to restrict their access to the 50 items created so far. When I select all the items together, ...
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Office 365/SharePoint Online development guidance, Client OM?

Has anyone found any guidance on developing for Office 365/SharePoint Online based on the SharePoint 2013 product line? We have been tasked with upgrading a webpart that was developed for SP on ...
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Reading from text files within a sandboxed solution

So I have a set of plain text files included in some directories within sandboxed solution. I want to use these text files to programmatically insert data to SharePoint Online using an event receiver. ...
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Event Receiver site creation

I've got this eventreceiver that fires after an item has been added to a list. The eventreceiver creates a subsite from a template I created myself. The only problem is, every first time I try to add ...
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How to set Navigational properties through App event receiver in SP2013

I am trying to set the navigational properties in SP2013 autohosted app. I am doing this at App installed receiver. I have written below code for that, which is failing with error message: - The ...
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How can I filter a list that is imported from a MS Access table?

These are the things I have tried already. www.sharepointbinder.com/1/post/2012/02/filters.html request4it.wordpress.com/2012/03/13/filter-a-sharepoint-list-with-jquery/ ...
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How can I show desktop version as default on mobile/tablet in Sharepoint Online/365?

Microsoft says that this isn't possible, but I'm sure there is a workaround of some kind out there. Can anybody help with this?
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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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Lookup field two projects

I've got two Sandbox Solution projects in visual studio that I want to use in SharePoint online. The first project has a list and a lookupfield. The other project has an other list and I want to use ...
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Lists included in an App for SharePoint 2013

I've seen that when I create an Autohosted App for SharePoint 2013 (or any other type of Apps), I'm then able to add a new item to the SharePoint Project such as a List. I can then add/edit/delete ...
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Increase SharePoint Execution Timeout in SharePoint Online (Office 365)

I have office 365 site and web part added on this site. this web part create a document library. This is a sandbox solution I want to create 2000 document library using this code snippet as follow: ...
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How to implement crud functionality between SP 2010 online (365) and MS CRM Dynamics Online 2011

I would like to create some CRUD (get, add, edit, remove) functionality in my SP 2010 Online (office 365) environment to control items in MS CRM Dynamics Online 2011. This is the list (Service ...
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CAML Query to get Lookup field value

I've written an autohosted-app to show a few data that are in a list. To get the data in the list, I use this piece of code with a CAML Query. using (var clientContext = ...
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Change the Share Site Email Template in SharePoint 2013

Is there any way to change the Share Site invitation email?
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Is SharePoint Online useful for learning SharePoint development?

I've looked over a few of the learning SP threads, but the few references I've found to SP Online don't give any detail on its use for learning development. I'm about to begin work on a project that ...
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Create a list that allows items to have sub items

I have a list that contains a large amount of technical data that includes drawings and engineering documents. Is it possible for each item (an individual drawing or document item) to have sub items ...
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Manage Site Content and Structure in SharePoint 2013 Missing?

I am not able to locate "Manage Site Content and Structure" option on publishing sites in SP 2013. Is it removed ?
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Create an associated record in another lists automatically linked with the record I've just created in a list

I've two lists, one of persons, and one of addresses for theses persons (my purpose is that one person may have multiple adresses). I'd like, when I add a person, to be able to directly add an ...
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sharepoint app upgrade process with database -error temporarily unavaiable

hello i recently began to develop apps for sharepoint 2013 online on my office365 account. And i am getting more familiar with upgrade process. So I know how to upgrade app for sharepoint online. Only ...
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SharePoint 2013 Auto-hosted App intermittent error — “There was a problem registering the app principal”

I am trying to handle the App events and I am getting one weird intermittent error related to app principal. When I try to deploy the Auto-Hosted App from visual studio, Sometime I am getting the ...