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SharePoint 2013 workflow to send a reminder

I have created a document library (but it could also be a list, not a problem) and in this library I have a column"End date" and a column "Owner" which the user needs to fill in. Now I want that ...
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How can a user sync all document libraries in their team site to OneDrive?

I have a team of business users that are most comfortable accessing their SharePoint documents via the OneDrive client. Each time a new person starts in their team they will open every single document ...
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Is it possible to activate a solution using client code in SharePoint Online 2013

In SharePoint Online 2013, within code I can upload a site template (WSP) file to the solution gallery, at this point I'd like to activate the solution but I can't find any way of doing this in code. ...
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Is there a Performance impact if there are 5000+ items with unique item level permissions in a SharePoint Add-in web document library?

Around the internet I have read that have unique permissions for items within a document library can affect performance. Is this still valid for SharePoint online? I am writing an add-in and want ...
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Multi line text field with unlimited length in document libraries allowed

What I am doing: Migrating Documents to SharePoint Online using PowerShell Script. Once document is uploaded I am simultaneously setting property values. Case: In a Document Library, I have a field ...
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Problems trying to retrieve logs from a Correlation Id

I have a correlation id for an error that an external list has been throwing which I need to view the ULS log entries for. I've connected to the site in SharePoint Online Management Shell using ...
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Remove “/SitePages/” or anything after the site name from url for SEO

My SharePoint website developed on Office 365 online having the default home page redirects the url from (eg. www.abc.com) to (eg. www.abc.com/SitePages/Home.aspx). I am looking for an ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online Global Navigation on MySite

I would like to add the global navigation on my-site as well, per default there is just the office 365 navigation, but I want to have my SharePoint site navigation underneath. How can I achieve this? ...
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SP.UI.Status anonymously inaccessible

Using Office 365 (SharePoint Online) I have stumbled into an annoying thing. Some parts of the JavaScript CSOM does not seem to be accessible when your browse the site anonymously. If Firstly I tried ...
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How to authenticate user in sharepoint online using javascript

I have a public site on Office 365 SharePoint Online. By default when user clicks on to sign in, it redirect to Microsoft login page. I don't want to redirect user to Microsoft login page. But ...
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Creating a poll in Sharepoint Online (lists or other approach)

There seem to be many web parts available for on-premise versions of SharePoint but I've not been able to find an easy way of doing them on SharePoint Online. My idea was to create a list that had a ...
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Activate “Like” feature programatically in SharePoint Online

How to activate the "Like" option programatically on a custom list in SharePoint Online?
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Difference between Association, Initiation, Modification, and Task Edit form

What are the difference between these forms? Association form Initiation form Modification form Task edit form
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Move web to recycle bin using CSOM

I have the code below, that deletes all websites below a specific web. It works fine, but deletes the webs permanently. I want it to move the webs to the recycle bin instead. What do I have to change ...
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Copy List items using REST/JSON

I'm very new to REST and JSON, I want to copy list items from one list to another list in the same site on button click, both the lists are of same type but with different column names and they are ...
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Storing information in an SP Online App

I have been able to find nothing about storing information in a SharePoint Online app. I need to be able to pull down a bunch of information from the search API, store it, and be able to access 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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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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Can I use Set-SPOUser to set an O365 security group as a secondary site collection administrator?

Is there a way to use Set-SPOUser to add a security group I created in Office 365 as a secondary site collection administrator? I have the security group's Login Name which begins with "s-1-5-21-..." ...
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How to prevent appredirect.aspx from being in the browser history

We have a provider hosted web part on our page layout. When a user visits any page they cannot use the back button, when they try it redirects back to the current page. The web part is hosted in an ...
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Why do I keep losing Managed Metadata Service connection on Office 365?

I have recently signed up for Office 365, and I want to use managed metadata and use them with key filters. But when I have set it up and added a term list, and then try to use it, the connection is ...
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SharePoint add-ins and Office Store

If i publish one of my SharePoint add-ins in Office Store, would it be possible for me to control who can download the add-in? I mean to target the the add-in to specific tenants somehow. I know some ...
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Migrate recursive checkbox of calendar from sharepoint 2007 to 2013 programatically

I am trying to migrate SharePoint calendar from 2007 to 2013 programatically. Here is my code. using (ClientContext clientcontext = new ClientContext(targetURL)) { clientcontext.Credentials = ...
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Save list as template using client object model in SharePoint Online [duplicate]

Is it possible to save list as a template using CSOM? We need to create a list template every weekend in SharePoint Online. I thought of using task scheduler with a console application but could not ...
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How to make discussion board management view link to response thread?

From subject view: If I click the title hyperlink it takes me to the response thread here: But I created a new view based off the management view, and I want it to be simple to click the item ...
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Full-trust SharePoint hosted app licensing

As we know, Apps for SharePoint that request full-control permissions are not accepted in the Office Store. So, how to implement licensing management and validation then? Especially for SharePoint ...
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Feature “SharePoint Server Publishing” disables jQuery

I'm currently configuring a SharePoint Online (Office 365) site where I need to use jQuery. A very common scenario where I do as I usually do. So I activate Site Collection Feature SharePoint Server ...
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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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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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Powershell to list all sites and subsites in SharePoint Online

I know about "Get-SPWebApplication" but it's not available in Online. Anyone? Thanks,
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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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Getting sub sites using rest

In alert I am getting [object object], I need to get names of all sub sites. <script> ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(RetriveSites,"sp.js"); function RetriveSites() { $.ajax({ url: ...
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Get all minor versions of a list or library using REST

I need to get information about all the minor versions of a specific list or library using REST API. I tried it with '_api/web/getchanges' But it didn't get what I wanted.
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how to identify the public web site is sharepoint online or on premise?

I have SharePoint 2013 production site for which I have only read access. I would like to know whether it is sharepoint online or on premise. Please let me know the procedure to identify whether the ...
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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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Document Preview in Search Result, SharePoint 2013 is not working

I performed below steps. Created a web application Created a separate enterprise search site collection. Created Search Service Application. Created content source Now, the search is working ...
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Retrieve list item using CSOM on SharePoint online isn't working

I've been stuck on this problem for couple days, I develop app model on SharePoint online using provider hosted model. From clientwebpart, i want to access sharepoint list item. I can access list ...
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SharePoint Online Public Website

I read that microsoft will remove SharePoint Online Public Website. Is their any alternative solutions for public websites?
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Add item to SharePoint Online Library - strange Access Denied exception

I have created a very simple SharePoint Online App. It has a manifest and a website. There is a simple script on a Default aspx. It is trying to deploy the file to a Library and getting "Access ...
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List with > 5000 items working with Paging?

Not sure if this is a bug or something; I have a List that contains around 12,000 items in SharePoint Online. I was experimenting with it and it seems to still show items using a View with Paging ...
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Replacing the Office 365 logo and link in Sharepoint Online Suite Bar

We just started using the O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 (SPO Plan 1) and we would like to have our custom suite bar logo or preferably just text on the left upper corner with a link to our root SP ...
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Get MySite URL using ECMA

I am trying to get the URL of the logged in user's Personal site from another site collection. I am working on SharePoint 2013 online and using ECMA.
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Learn Sharepoint

Im newbie and I wanna learn sharepoint 2010 from scratch about doing customized coding. Not learning about the template part. What book/material can you suggest?
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Excel VBA code to upload document into SharePoint online 2013

I'm looking for a snippet in VBA to upload a document (PDF file) into SharePoint online
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Enable Cross-Domain Profile Photos in SharePoint Online

Has anyone found a way to display user photos in SharePoint from a search web part on a site without the images breaking when the authentication period to [tenant]-my.sharepoint.com times out? For ...
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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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SharePoint Online List view webpart client side rendering (CSR) issue while trying to hide items

In SharePoint 2013/SharePoint online using client side rendering (CSR), I am trying to remove rows from List view webpart (LVWP). I am using OnPreRender event of CSR as below:- (function () { var ...
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Remove - Content Type Column doesn't remove column from List

As option says while "Change Content Type Column" "Specify whether all child site and list content types using this type should be updated with the settings on this page. This operation can take a ...