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Give option of choosing a language to users SharePoint Online

By default sharepoint follows below mentioned paths to decide in which language site should be shown If the User Profile service application is started on the SharePoint Server 2013 farm, the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online - Ask me about- Hidden in Delve

On my SharePoint Online Profile page (me.aspx in Delve) the 'Ask me about' field is hidden. All other edited user properties show up, only this one is missing. The content of 'Ask me about' is ...
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CRUD operation functions for SharePoint Online in JavaScript

I have lots CRUD operations in my project. I want to write generic function for same and include them in a single JS file. I will send relevant parameters to them and thereby achieve the required. ...
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How do I stop my style from being overwritten?

I'm working on a SharePoint Online Wiki page. I've edited the source on the page and then added the following style container: <style> .ms-core-listMenu-verticalBox { DISPLAY: none } ...
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Discussion board is linking to list rather than thread

In my sharepoint discussion board app, if I create a thread and click on it like so: It takes me to a list view for the question which looks like this: But that's not very helpful. I want it to ...
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What's the best way to extract data from Sharepoint to SQL server database?

The source data are from MS Project on SharePoint. The business would like to see the updates of MS project near real time. We have the reports pulling the MS project data off SQL server database. ...
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Set ASP DropDownList to SharePoint List Items

This one is probably really simple and I am missing something, I am creating an app dev model for SharePoint online and I currently have a ASP.NET DropDownList that I want to populate with items from ...
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SharePoint Online to FTP

Is it possible to export documents or other content from SharePoint online using a workflow (or other method) to an external location? The recipient will likely be an ftp location, and won't be an ...
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Check if date field matches current month

I'm working on a SharePoint Online and I've a date field that I need to validate if the date insert by the user matches to the current month. I have this formula: =TEXT([Date],"mmmm") ->This ...
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Export 2007 list and import to 2013

I have a giant list in a sharepoint 2007 site. I want to move it over to my 2013 site I'm creating. I've been exporting to excel then using the import excel app. However, the list has pdf attachments ...
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Number after list name

I'm sure this is a really simple setting I'm having trouble finding. If I delete a web part then add it again, there is a number in brackets after the title that goes up by 1 each time. How do I get ...
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Modifying Global Navigation Settings in SharePoint Online

I am working on a PowerShell script to provision a site collection with a predefined hierarchy. Since the PowerShell breadth is so limited, most of this is done via functions that are CSOM code. As ...
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SharePoint Online Connectivity With External Database

i want to read/write data to external database from SharePoint online. i want to discuss pro and cons of BCS (Business connectivity services) and WCF approach. i have office 365 E3 plan and has oracle ...
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Access denied -External user SharePoint Extranet site (SharePoint Online)

I have shared my SharePoint site with an external user. User can access the site on IE but reports that he gets Access Denied error when he tries to access the site at home from Firefox on Mac. Are ...
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Aggregate task list using REST - Sharepoint Online

I have about 15 project sites sitting under a root site in O365,each project site has a list called 'Tasks' I would like to display all the tasks on the root site showing Project site the task has ...
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Invite Sharepoint online external users with Exchange ID

I know , only external users with Live ID's (Hotmail, Outlook) can access sharepoint online sites. What I want to know is, suppose there is a user who is a contractor/vendor and has Microsoft ...
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Sharepoint Calculated field

I have a requirement of calculated field which maintains the log history. If it's a new document the field will contain the current date follwed by the name of the user who created the document and if ...
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Sharepoint CSS : dynamically add SharePoint:CssLink using javascript/jquery

How to add CSS Link dynamically to elements? $('head').append('<link type="text/css" rel="stylesheet" href="my css path">'); The below code doesnt work because we need to specify the ...
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How to remove Master Page for treeview picker or date time picker controls in sharepoint? ms-dialogHidden is not working for such controls

The style ms-dialogHidden is used for hiding the unwanted master page header elements in modal dialog boxes. For more information: ...
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Full Tree View in SharePoint Online

I want to achieve a full tree view of my site hierarchy and the documents in there. So I would be able to see the full tree view of the site hierarchy from any site. It isn't possible to do with the ...
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Add a user as Admin to every new Site created for my Office 365 tenant

I want to know if I can set some configuration which would automatically add a user I specify as Site Admin to any new Site created. I know that it is possible for MY sites but I want to know if I ...
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How to display Sharepoint online office 365 site in aspx page

I have created an ASP.net web application where I am trying to display a SharePoint Office 365 online site through iframe. I am getting an error XFrame cannot be set to same origin How to ...
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SharePoint Online on a subdomain

I've just setup SharePoint Online and instead of using default domain company.sharepoint.com I would like to use a subdomain from our company website: intranet.company.com I looked at ...
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How to Check if a Sharepoint user is in a security group no matter if this is in a AD group CSOM Javacript

I have a Sharepoint hosted app and I need to check if the current user is in a sharepoint security group no matter if this is in a AD inside the group, the following code check if the user is in the ...
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How to edit a redirecting page of SharePoint?

I have a page in SharePoint which redirects to another page out of domain (after some modifications in URL). I need to change the URL the page is redirecting to. When i try to edit the page in ...
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Sharepoint-app and chrome having issues

I was creating my SharePoint Online apps as usual in Visual Studio this morning, and the app wont run if I don't exit Chrome. I get an error saying: Cannot attach application to 'chrome.exe' ...
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How to get list of site collections using APP ONLY access token through REST API?

I'm looking for a way to get the list of site collections for my O365 Subscriptions. Now I have come across various answers to this but NONE of them works for me. I am using Client Credentials Flow ...
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SharePoint online search with alert me

I have a requirement to search on multiple keywords and alert on this if anything changes on that search result. SharePoint provides an "alert me" option, but I think it's not working (wrong result ...
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Change column from single text to person or group

I exported a list to excel from my 2007 site and then imported that excel(with import excel app) to my 2013 site. Some of the columns imported with their type different, but I could simply change them ...
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Change Mobile View to Desktop Version?

I would like to be able to view my sharepoint site on my ipad. I'm using Safari. When I go to my site page it's not the same. It's a simplified mobile version. I know you can switch browsers, like I ...
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Custom Header for SP10

I'm trying to create a custom header without using SharePoint designer. I am trying to use CSS currently but I when use this code the picture repeats more than once and the header is too narrow. ...
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Dashboard in SharePoint Online

I need to create some dashboards in SharePoint Online (with OOB or any feature provided by MSFT), I am not allowed to use any kind of Custom Code for it. As Performance Point is not available in SPO, ...
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Sharepoint Online search.asmx : limit scope

I'm trying to make a search request on the "/_vti_bin/search.asmx" page in Sharepoint Online. I use the QueryEx method to post the request. Here is the request: var xmlQuery = ...
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what is required to deploy a sharepoint app to 2 tenants?

in my understanding, SharePoint app once deployed in an App catalog can be used by any site in a specific SharePoint tenant ( Say Tenant A), as Client ID generated from SharePoint Tenant A is used to ...
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OData batch request does not work well

Now I'm trying to use odata batch request in reference to the following things. http://www.andrewconnell.com/blog/part-2-sharepoint-rest-api-batching-exploring-batch-requests-responses-and-changesets ...
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Grouping users for document access in Office 365's Sharepoint

I'm used to SharePoint 2010, and the version bundled with Office 365 is giving me some navigation problems. We want to define three groups of users: Group A, Group B and Admins who will be able to ...
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Drag editing in top link bar

I've seen online and through peers the ability to drag a links list into the top link bar. It wasn't just the single link which directs to the list main page. It automatically created a drop down menu ...
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Mapping one term store to another - option

We are migrating a client to 0365. We are combining two libraries they have into a single library on the new site. The client's current term store was a mess, so we worked with them to create a new ...
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Confused with how created views work

I have a list. There are multiple views created for it. I added the list to a site page as an app part. I clicked edit and then edit web part in the top right corner of the list box. I went under ...
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Scan site collection for Broken Links?

Anyone know of any tools that will scan a SharePoint Online site collection for broken links?
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Get all users by department with API?

I'd like to get users from a certain Department. I've been looking for a while and haven't found whether it's possible or not ... I saw the http://spsite/_api/web/siteusers URL but it doesn't give us ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Online to Sharepoint 2013

Can some one please explain me or point me to a nice article whats the main difference between Sharepoint 2010 Online and O365 and how can we upgrade from Sharepoint 2010 online to O365
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Suddenly missing icons in the Office 365 App Launcher

Three weeks ago suddenly a lot of our users did not see all icons in the Office 365 App Launcher. The users could no longer see the icons for Office Online, Sites or OneDrive for Business. I do not ...
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change from email address in sharepoint 2013(online) Workflow

I have a problem. Our workflow sends some notification to user with from address "no-reply.....@...com". But our users need possibility to reply someone who initiated this workflow sometimes. So the ...
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New document button in Document Libraries does not show the Content Types when adding a Site Column with Managed Metadata to a view

I have developed a "No Code" solution (based on Standard SharePoint Online functionality) in SharePoint Online/Office 365 for a customer. In every site there is a Document Library. In the Document ...
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SharePoint online power shell commands are not working

I installed Sharepoint online management shell in my local computer, and I want to connect to the remote sharepoint server. But when I type the command, it is wrong. I searched in some methods, one ...
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workflow to send Single mail for multiple items modified

I have an approve button on a page and a list. More than one list items are approved by clicking on this approve button. Now If I create a workflow to mail the specific person, it will send him mail ...
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Change view within document folder

Can you change the view (e.g. set different columns with different names) within a specific folder created in a document library? As of now, I'm experiencing that every folder created in a document ...
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REST query 'getbytitle' gives an error message in IE

I am trying to access tasks list using REST call using site_url/_api/web/lists/getbytitle(‘tasks') in Internet Explorer. It displays the message "The webpage cannot be found". However i could get ...
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SharePoint searching contents that match any of my keywords

I am trying to configure my search center. The target is creating a search rule which will return documents that match any of keywords users type in. (Same functionality in advanced search, but I want ...