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Using TokenHelper from backend with refresh tokens and app only access

I'm trying to implement a provider hosted app with the purpose of adding list items to sharepoint online sites from a scheduled job (console app) or windows service. So I've created a provider hosted ...
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Does SharePoint online support Translation management library?

Does SharePoint online support Translation management library? If so - where can find the library?
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How do you add Meta-tags/CSS/JavaScript to head on SharePoint Online (without unghosting the MasterPage)

I’ve found a few semi-related articles on how to add meta-tags to the head (without changing the definition of the page I believe). I need to do this in a couple different ways… first of all I need to ...
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How to obtain User Field Properties in Lookup List via Rest Api

I have a List (Topics) which has a MultiLookupField to a List named (Speakers) Speakers has a User Field (UserName). What I'm trying to do is to read some of the User Fields Properties. Which works ...
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Add a button on each posts of a blog

I have a blog site and i want to add a "Facebook Share" button on the bottom of every post. For the moment the solution i found is to modify the master page to call a JQuery script that will modify ...
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taxonomy field error Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED))

I am using an Office 365 custom solution I have a custom list with a couple of taxonomy fields. I have added some JavaScript to customize the fields i.e.hide and show the fields depending on some ...
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Storing BaseTemplateID and not custom Web Template ID

I'm a bit confused regarding what I am seeing. I have two custom Web Templates, both of them are in the same format: {F1FCFC29-8FD1-4016-BC33-B03B00C50C03}#MinimalWebTemplate. That is what I expect, a ...
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List Item required field: Change of form element Title attribute?

In my SP Online (2013) site I have some heavily customised list input forms, the input fields of which I have been quite happily referencing using jQuery using the following syntax: ...
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Can i use sharepoint 2013 client object model for SP 2010

I am working on a product. Our product is built on top of .NET framework 4.5. We use Sharepoint client object model (v14.0.0.0) for communicating with Sharepoint (both SP 2010 and SP 2013). This works ...
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JSLink Status indicators alternatives?

I am trying to have my document library views show indicators next to documents based on the values of certain fields. I have spent considerable time trying to find a solution using JSLink but it ...
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Specify Office Word application default SharePoint site and disable SharePoint Online

Our organization has Office 2013 applications, and SharePoint 2013 on-premises (which we do use) and Office 365 - SharePoint Online (which we DO NOT use). Problem is that SharePoint Online is also ...
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Is it possible to export a site workflow?

If I have a Site Workflow on my development machine, what's the best way to deploy it onto the production system which is hosted on Microsoft SharePoint Online? I have found a way of doing it which ...
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Office 365 SharePoint Authentication from Objective-C on IOS

I want to create an IOS app that connects to my Office365 SharePoint team site using the list rest services. How do I do authentication? Any examples?
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Display SharePoint Online in an iframe on different domain

We would like to display pages from SharePoint Online in an iframe of a Page hosted somewhere else, e.g. in an Azure Web App: <iframe src="https://site.sharepoint.com/"></iframe> When ...
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Office 365 About me link is missing

I have an Office 365 account. In SharePoint site collection I am not able to see "About Me" link. Only tenant admin can see this link. Any specific permission required for that?
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Update 'created by' & 'modified by' values using CSOM in provider hosted app does not work

I have a provider hosted app. I am using app only permissions to upload and edit files in a document library. I have a requirement to update the 'Created by' & 'Modified by' values once file is ...
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Sharepoint 365 Online - Napa for teams

Is it possible for a team to share a Sharepoint online development site, in order to use Napa, or each team member should have its own development site?
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SharePoint Online List limitations

Is it just me or is it really strange that SSRS 2012 still does not support Claims based authentication or OData connections? Anybody know of plans? Reasons for such a hole in the strategy? Part of a ...
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Retrieving list items from multiple sites via OData with Excel

I want to build a report: with Excel 2013 + PowerPivot Add-In using data from SharePoint Online that should work in Excel Services (so I'm not able to use VB, Power Query, etc.) Report should be ...
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Cannot install app: “Sorry, only tenant administrators can add or give access to this app.”

For adding an app, that has Search query permission, to a site collection as site owner I get the following message: Well, Search works on tenant level, so to add the app to a site collection I ...
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List does not exist Error message in list view page

One of my web parts (almost basic list view web part) started giving an error, "List does not exist. The page you selected contains a list that does not exist. It may have been deleted by ...
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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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Displaying user profile image using JSOM - broken image link in IE

I have written the following code to get the user profile image and display on my master page header. Everything is working fine with Chrome but in IE I get a broken image link where i should be ...
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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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Custom List form loading error “Error while executing web part: System.StackOverflowException: Operation caused a stack overflow”

I have a custom list with around 250+ columns. I have customized the new, edit and display forms of the list. I used more xsl templates to display all the columns in DataFormWebPart. But after some ...
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How to add users as site collection administrator group through code

I am having various site collections and I want to add few users into administrator group. So that more people will have access to edit the groups. I can add users to the site collection ...
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Submit a document on a document library but not have it visible after that, is that possible?

Is it possible to have someone add a document to a document library and then hide it from everyones view except a certain person? Or would a different App be more useful for this?
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Did Microsoft just update Sharepoint online?

Over the last couple of days the html markup of several of my customers completely separated Sharepoint online sites have changed slightly. For example the element with the id ...
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Register a full trust proxy in SharePoint Online

I am attempting to prove out that you can use a full trust proxy with SharePoint online. If you take a look at SPProxyOperation on MSDN, you'll see the little note that says Available In SharePoint ...
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SharePoint Online office 365, Can we have multiple site collections with anonymous access enabled

Can we have multiple public anonymous access site collections in a tenant
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How to use SharePoint Online my site host location with SharePoint 2013 on-premises?

In a hybrid configuration, we want users to have a single profile (the profile in SharePoint Online). Configuring a trusted my site host location of https://tenantname-my.sharepoint.com almost works, ...
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Custom Site Creation with CSOM

I have the need to customize the site creation process in SharePoint Online. Is this possible via an app using JavaScript CSOM? If so can anyone point me in the right direction.
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Calling WCF Service from a workflow in Sharepoint Online

Is there any way to call a WCF service from a sharepoint online workflow (Sandboxed Solution)? I have looked up quite a few samples but they all seem to use farm solutions which is obviously not an ...
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SharePointOnline/Office365 getting data from Database table to SharePoint List

Does anyone know how we can get data from SQL Server database table to SharePointOnline list? Its not a one time thing, but data should get updated from Database table to SharePoint list ...
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SPO Retrieve HasUniqueRoleAssignements property using Powershell

I am trying to retrieve HasUniqueRoleAssignements property for multiple SharePoint Online lists using Powershell. I can do it for each one in SharePoint on-premises: ...
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Access programmatically to SharePoint 2013 Online REST Web Services from Windows 8.1 Application

I have a problem in connecting to SharePoint online from the Windows 8.1 Application. My goal is quite simple: Connect to SharePoint Retrieve the List of Lists Get Items from a List I have tried ...
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Create visual webpart for SharePoint Online

I want to create a visual webpart for SharePoint 2013 Online but I find that the requirement is to install the SharePoint on the local machine. Another thing, do SharePoint 2013 Foundation support ...
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Add new stlyes to Rich Text Editor ribbon in SP2013 Online

I'm working with the preview version of Office 365 at the moment and would like users to be able to select the Callout 2 option which was available in SP2010 and we've been using for particular ...
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Adding description to sharepoint link URL using the C# CSOM

I'm currently adding the URL except the description is an ugly link. I would like to add the description to the URL in a links list on sharepoint online. My current code to add a new item from an ...
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Is it possibly to apply CSS based on user?

Is it possible to apply CSS according to the type of user and/or his permissions? (e.g., admin, regular users, etc...) For example, I'd like to hide the #s4-ribbonrow for regular users since they ...
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Combine REST query “GetItems” action with OData $filter parameter

I'm able to call GetItems through REST by using an example by Erik C. Jordan. Now I'm trying to combine this with a simple OData $filter parameter. I have a REST query like this (jQuery on SharePoint ...
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How can I see what documents have been deleted from a Document Library?

I have a document library that had files in it yesterday. Today it does not. When trying to view some sort of an audit log I realized I didn't know how to. I'm using SharePoint 2013 Online. How can I ...
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Open SharePoint Online web with SharePoint Designer gives server error saying it has an old version?

On my Office 365/SharePoint Online tenant, I’m trying to create a Workflow with SharePoint Designer 2013. This has worked before, but today I get a strange error: Server error: The version of ...
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SharePoint Apps vs Cloud Business Apps

What is the difference between cloud business apps vs SharePoint online apps and When the use of one better than other?
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Edit links in OOTB “Community Tools” web part in office 365

I've a requirement to show some custom links in OOTB "community tools" webpart (which will be shown only to community owners and moderators). I've to remove few links and add some custom links to ...
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Send document from document library as an attachment?

Does anyone know of any customisations or add-ons that will allow you to send a document from a document library as an email attachment, rather than merely be able to SEND TO, E-MAIL A LINK. This is ...
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Can we have privileges to access 14 hive folder in Office 365 (SharePoint Online) ?

I am using SharePoint Online (Office 365) i want to know that can we have privileges to access 14 hive folder in Office 365 ?
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Is it possible to get detailed error messages in SharePoint Online?

When doing any sort of development/testing work against SharePoint Online, there are bound to be some errors. Some errors manifest in the form of exceptions, which can be logged to a special-purpose ...
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OpenXML in a sandboxed web part Sharepoint 2010

Is is possible to use OpenXML in SandBox. CODE: WordprocessingDocument myDoc = WordprocessingDocument.Open(mem, true); The above class WordprocessingDocument is giveing error as ERROR: The ...
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Logging into SharePoint through C# programatically

I am trying to login programatically to a SharePoint app and get the HTML code of specific page within that website. Is there a way how I can do that programatically? I am having problems with the ...