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Sharepoint calendar webpart connected with filter

I have a requirement in SharePoint Online/Office365 in which following things are needed. Calendar list with custom field "Category", type is choice (Holidays, Events, Others) Need to creates as a ...
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Custom list to Form PDF “On Demand”

I have the requirement of using data collected in a custom list to complete a Form PDF. Here is the thing, I need a way to allow the end-user to decide when the PDF will be created and what Form PDF ...
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Creating an expandable column that depends on another columns result

So I've looked up quite a bit for the best way to do this in sharepoint online and I can't seem to pinpoint the solution to accomplish this, what I'm trying to do is simplify the HR process and I ...
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How to rename a file in a sharepoint library using list workflow

I am trying to setup a workflow which renames (i.e. updates the 'name' field of) a file after it is created/uploaded. I've tried changing the 'name' field using 'set field in current item' command ...
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How to get the Document template url in Sharepoint designer workflows or jquery

I have multiple document templates attached to a content type for a document library. Is there any way through designer workflows or jquery to get the document template url. Below is the url for ...
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How to save cleintpeoplepicker group values back to a SharePoint list

I’m working on a SharePoint hosted app and have a SharePoint list that contains a couple of “people or group” columns defined. One of these columns is set to allow people and group with multiple ...
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Visual Studio Workflow Designer Missing Actions

I have been developing workflows with Visual Studio 2015, but it seems that some of the actions, importantly the set workflow status action, isn't available in the toolbox, even when viewing the extra ...
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External List from SharePoint 2010

I want to know can we create an external list for SharePoint Online from SharePoint 2010 list as a source. ?
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Adding an image via calculated column with SchemaXML not working

I am trying to add an image via calculated column in document library. It works perfectly well if i am doing it via UI as explained here. But when i am adding it via xml from visual studio, so i am ...
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Sharepoint decimal refiners not displaying in webpart

I am currently working on a SharePoint 2013 site and I am trying to create a refiner. I know all the process to it and I followed the official blog on how to do it. I did wait for crawling etc and it ...
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Convert Plain Text to Link?

I have one list, In that one column has plain text but by migration tool I migrated document to that filed for 2k records. Is there any way to convert that attachment link for all 2k records? ...
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Communication to SharePoint server is canceled. (error)

I am trying to host my app in Office365 but it stops on either clicking Yes or No in a prompt. When i click No When i click Yes What could be the reason?
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Infopath forms issue with browser

All my InfoPath forms are opening in Chrome but one form is not opening in Internet Explorer. Is there any method to fix this?
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Is it possible to retrieve the URLs of child lists from the parent list?

Is there any way to retrieve the URLs or a least the Names/IDs of all child lists that have lookup columns referencing the parent list in SharePoint. It is easy to find the parent list of a child list ...
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Adding ECB menu to document libraries

I am trying to add custom action to ECB menu but it is not working. Below is my code: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> ...
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Provider Hosted App stuck on installation

I'm working on provider hosted app in visual studio C#. But the project stuck on while installation. 3> Installation is in progress (00:13:09) 3> Installation is in progress (00:13:11) 3> ...
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Play video in Custom App in sharepoint Online

I need to play videos from Assert library with description below. Can any one give the solution. I used Mediaplayer.JS from default 15 hive folder its not working. This is my code <script ...
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sharepoint profile picture

Is there any possibility to change profile picture or uploading a new profile picture in SharePoint Online by using SharePoint hosted app, via JavaScript or jQuery? How do you solve it?
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How to wrapped angularjs promises in sharepoint

I'm writing an app that requires the use of $.getScript quite extensively. I've pushed it into its own function, for ease of use, but now I need to make sure that the function itself is synchronous. ...
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Enable users to rate item on display form

I have enabled like/rating functionality of a list in SharePoint Office 365 using List Settings > Rating Settings. Now I can Like/Unlike the item in different views of the list(e.g. AllItems view). ...
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Powershell to upload files to SharePoint Online

I am trying to upload files to SharePoint Online using Powershell (created with help from online blogs) and I am somewhat successful too. The script uploads files and folders from local drive to SPO. ...
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A node of type 'EndOfInput' was read from the JSON reader when trying to read the start of an entry. A 'StartObject' node was expected

I try adding list item using REST in SharePoint 2013. when code is try add new item in list , getting error : "{"error":{"code":"-1, Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.InvalidClientQueryException", ...
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Granting permissions on a group for a site

I had successfully create groups and add users in it using REST API. These are the permissions on a SharePoint Group/User for a site: *Full Control - Has full control. *Design - Can view, add, ...
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Search Web Part Error

I am using the out of box Search Web Parts. I am getting a network error when trying to search. Error: "Cannot find resource for the request ProcessQuery" Type: ...
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Display Description of choice column type on top in SharePoint 2013

I have created a list with type Choice and set Description for the same. I have set Radio Buttons as Display Choices Using. When I click on Add New item the description is shown at the bottom. Is ...
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Managed Navigation is appending “-2” to new pages

Problem is that Managed Navigation is appending “-2” to some new pages. I've worked out that you must use the "gear" icon and "Add a Page" in order for new pages to be editable for SEO including ...
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Building an employee directory in SharePoint Online

I've spent the better part of a day trying to build an Employee Directory in SP Online. I am able to pull a list of users using the Search Results Web Part and the query text contentclass=spspeople ...
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Get longest List-Title name in Sharepoint-Online

I want to get the longest list-title name, how do I do this? I thought this would work: function onSuccess() { var listString; var listEnumerator = listCollection.getEnumerator(); ...
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CQWP XSLT ddwrt:Today() return PST time zone instead of Local time zone

I am working on CQWP webpart in Office 365(SharePoint Online). I have to get today's date for date comparison. I have use xmlns:ddwrt="http://schemas.microsoft.com/WebParts/v2/DataView/runtime" for ...
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SPOnline - Install and *Trust* an App using CSOM

I have a SharePoint Hosted App that I want to deploy to a SPOnline site and trust the App programmatically using CSOM. Idea is to mimic manual installation completely. I tried the below threads and ...
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Security Trimming, Shared Folders, Limited Access and Possible Workarounds

I'd like to have both security trimming and shared folders within my site collection. This is seemingly impossible, as to allow shared folders you need to turn off Limited Access Lock Down. I was ...
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Null Reference Type Error using Javascript in Sharepoint 2013

Having an issue with javascript in sharepoint 2013. We have set up javascript and it is working by changing the colours of the rows in a task list. The issue is when the user goes into quick edit, and ...
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Programmatically create workflow with JavaScript, JSOM and SP.WorkflowServices.WorkflowServicesManager

I want to create and add a workflow programmatically to a list on SharePoint Online using JSOM (with sp.workflowservices.js). First I created a test-workflow like this using SharePoint Designer 2013: ...
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Is it possible to sync Outlook with Sharepoint calendars?

Is it possible to integrate a Sharepoint team calendar with Outlook? If not, what are other options are out there for a team site to share events, files, and a newsfeed that will also work with ...
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Change data type to People or Group

I have done a excel import and all the columns are successfully imported. One of the field is Assigned to whose data type is Single Line of Text. Is there a way to change the data type of this field ...
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bulk update sharepoint online user profile from xml source using powershell

We have a SharePoint Online Tenant and want to update specific fields of all user profiles using PowerShell. We have the data in a XML file and all the fields that we need to update are Multi-value ...
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How to find a dropdown value using search?

In my SharePoint Online enviroment: I have a Dropdown Site column called Project Status. I have mapped the Site column to a RefinableString11 I made sure to have values in the column. Now I have ...
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Share List across several Site Collections in Office365

I want the same list in several SiteCollection, at BCS style but using a SharePoint list as data origin App Coding or use DataView WebPart it´s not valid, because I want use the content in list, not ...
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Query on sharing files in SharePoint 2013 Online

We want to develop an application that reads/downloads zipped files from document library on SharePoint online portal. We would like to know that is there an alternative to get this done without using ...
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Adding members in a subsite

I had successfully created sub sites using REST API and i set 'UseUniquePermissions': true so that i can manage selected users as a member into the site i created , Now i'm wondering how can add a ...
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JavaScript runtime error: Unable to get property 'split' of undefined or null reference

While debugging I got this error in my below part of code.. queryStirngValue = document.referrer.split("myQuryString")[1].split("%")[1].split("253D")[1]; alert(queryStirngValue);
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jslink on Tasks % Complete field

I've tried some code from Client-side rendering (JS Link) code samples but I can't get that slider to work on edit form. (function () { // Create object that have the context information about the ...
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“Search Results” Web Part Not Updating [duplicate]

I have a Search Box & Search Results web part on the same page. The Search Box web part appends a hashtag to the URL (#k=term) but the Search Results web part is not updated. I know Search is ...
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permssion level for a particular folder in sharepoint

how to give read only permissions to a particular folder. (Note: not for a whole library. only for a folder in the library
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Creating Fields in a sharepoint list

I am using this code for adding a custom field (column) in a sharepoint list executor = new SP.RequestExecutor(shptService.appWebUrl); var data = "{ '__metadata': { 'type': ...
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Approve Workflow in SharePoint Online (O365)

Is there a way to do a SharePoint Workflow which can approve a document? The recipient should just get a notification (through mail) and should be able to click "approve" or "not approve" somehow. ...
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Error of searching

I created a new site in SharePoint Online, when using the default search box it is throwing 404 error: Did any one else experienced it?
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SharePoint 2010 Excel xlsm file won't save to local computer

I'm having a problem troubleshooting an issue on SharePoint 2010. Users with Read only permissions via NT Authority/Authenticated users are having problems saving a local copy of a xlsm as a local ...
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Sharepoint Online Microsoft Access

I am trying to move my MS Access tables to my SharePoint site on Office 365. I can log on to the SharePoint site with the user id and password, no problem. However when I attempt to export "tables" ...
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Targeting SharePoint 2013 Built-in Navbar

SharePoint's built-in navigation appears to create a <ul> inside of a <div>, but the id on this inner <ul> appears to change between pages. In the two below screenshots are examples ...