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getting Regional settings in Javascript from CSOM

I am creating a custom data entry app in sharepoint using the CSOM. I need to update the default value of a datetime field, I can get the default value but the datetime is in UTC Format. I need to ...
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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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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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Content Enrichment for O365

Can I use content enrichment for O365? I've found some material about content enrichment but for on-prem. Where can I find information about CE for SharePoint online?
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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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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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Make a RESTful API Call to SharePoint Online from Console program

I knew how to make a RESTful API call to SharePoint 2013 OnLine from SharePoint APP (Provided-Host App). Like get List from Site. There are already many samples in here. Because the TokenHelper can ...
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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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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 ...
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How to move site templates from SharePoint 2010 (on-premise) to SharePoint Online (Office 365)?

I tried to migrate a site template from an on premise installation to SharePoint 2010 Online (Office 365). When I try to create a new site I get the following error: The site template requires ...
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Choice filter to lookup its values from a list

Is it possible to make a choice filter web part look up it's values from a column of other list? I want it to take it's values directly from other list so that manually filling it's values is no more ...
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How to see what site template is used in SharePoint Online (Office 365)

Is there a simple way for me to see what template was used for a site collection in SharePoint Online (Office 365)? The Site Collection properties only show details like "number of subsites", ...
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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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Reserved folder names sharepoint online

I'm currently running into an issue with creating a folder titled "large_files" When using the Web UI in OneDrive for Business I've created the following folder ...
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SharePoint online refer custom css and javascript in MasterPage (Site Assets)

How to add references to css and js files in HTML master pages. The files are residing in SharePoint libraries.
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Where is the publishing page in the SharePoint Online trial

I was reading a post from here. And It said there exist a page type named Publishing Page in the SharePoint 2013. But I wonder if there exist this kind of page in the SharePoint 2013 Online. And In my ...
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Add font to drop down on SharePoint online

Is it possible to add a font like Arial to the list of available fonts when editing a wiki? we have SharePoint online so we don't have access to any back-end folders.
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How to copy files between sites using REST API in SharePoint Online

I have a file in a document library called images: https://xxx.sharepoint.com/Site1/Images ... and I would like to copy the file to the document library called backup in this site: ...
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Retrieve toplevel site's subsites using REST _api

I'm currently working on an iOS app which uses _api-services to retrieve data stored in documents libraries of a SharePoint Online. Consuming _api/web/Lists/ works well so far. At the moment the REST ...
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How to create Site (SPWeb) on Sharepoint Online

I have a problem creating Sites on Sharepoint Online. The code that works on-premise do not work on Sharepoint Online. I do not want to bother you with the code, i just want a clean start. So my ...
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How do I change SharePoint Online Logo?

Anyone know how I can add my logo to SharePoint Online team site?
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Work email field is missing on SharePoint Online user profile

I just bought a SharePoint Online plan 1, just for learning (I need to learn it ASAP). I have serveral site collection and only one user: MyName@MyOnlineCompany.onmicrosoft.com. I wanted to receive ...
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Add document preview to Document library form

I need to create form to enter metadata for newly uploaded document in document library in SharePoint Online. In that form user should be able to see preview of uploaded document. Actually, user ...
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Non SharePoint sites on SharePoint 2010 Online IIS

We need to expose a site to the internet and we already have an internet facing SharePoint 2010 site on Azure. Is it good practice to host the site which is non SharePoint on the same IIS as ...
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<xsl:if test=“ddwrt:IfHasRights(16)”> no longer working in a New form (Sharepoint Online)

We have a list with some fields hidden for normal users, but approvers have edit access to these fields. The list has been working fine with the new,edit, and view forms all working as expected for ...
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How to obtain Description & Url from Url Field via Rest Api

I have a problem with retrieving the Description from an Url Field via the Rest Api from SharePoint. If I make a call and select an Url Field with the normal $select ...
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How to get SharePoint Online list url using Powershell?

I can retrieve a title $list.Title, but a title is not the same as url. In C# I can get list.DefaultViewUrl, which doesn't seem to be an option in Powershell. I found this solution with ...
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Create list and add a choices column to default view

I would like to create a link list, and then add a choice column (Field) with two choices to the default view. Using the following code i am able to create the list and add a column (Field) to the ...
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Update available page layouts of web using CSOM

Is it possible to update the available page layouts of a web using CSOM? In the interface you can change them by going to the site setting and then to page layout and site template settings, but I ...
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Accessing SharePoint Online from a Windows client

I want to access some lists to write data into them from a Windows client (or a service). I tried the following: using (ClientContext context = new ClientContext("https://myhost.sharepoint.com/")) ...
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How to get value from URL in Sandbox solution of Office 365 (SharePoint Online)?

I have created custom webpart and deployed on default edit page. now i wnt to access the ListItem ID from the Page URL but it gives error that you can not use request.Query String in Office 365. How ...
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SharePoint Context is null in MVC HttpGet request

I am new to MVC development, however, I current have a requirement to build an application for a SharePoint app. It is currently hosted on our Azure server and is up and running fine. My problem lies ...
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Can we use HTML 5.0 and css 3.0 on non-publishing site e.g Team site?

in SharePoint 2013 can we use HTML 5.0 and css 3.0 on non-publishing site e.g Team site? In this case publishing feature is not activated in the team site. What is best practice? Or should we use ...
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Retrieving list Items programmatically from CAML via Client Side object Model when a Document Library has more than 5000 items

I have a SharePoint provider hosted app that stores documents with metadata in a Single Document Libraray programmatically via CSOM. I have a requirement to display the list items in a MVC web app ...
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SharePoint:CreatedModifiedInfo with Author field in custom new form not working

I make it in sharepoint online. <tr> <td valign="top" class="ms-formlabel"><nobr>Created by</nobr></td> <td valign="top" class="ms-formbody"> ...
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Open Word document in Browser

I have created some document templates for Word, Excel and PowerPoint in office 365 sharepoint online and I have saved them on my desktop, I have created 3 content types as well and each content type ...
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Is it possible to change the Invite/Welcome e-mail for a site?

We are using SharePoint Online, and when we invite members to a new site, they will receive an e-mail like this: Here's the site that Administrator shared with you. Go to Sharepoint Site ...
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What is “Microsoft Office (2 files) - Version: 15.0.4420.1017” plugin?

Does anyone know what exactly the "Microsoft Office (2 files) - Version: 15.0.4420.1017" plugin does in Chrome? I can't find any documentation on this. I see this on Windows machines when I use ...
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Microsoft.SharePoint.Client v15 versus v16

I'm working on an app to provision design elements to SharePoint Online. My project is relying on extension methods in OfficeDevPnPCore. This library references v16 of Microsoft.SharePoint.Client. I ...
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Add file with comment sharepoint client object model

I use following code to add file to SharePoint library using client object model. Web web = context.Web; FileCreationInformation newFile = new FileCreationInformation(); ...
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Problem storing SharePoint context in Provider hosted app hosted in a azure website

I created a provider hosted app, which I want to deploy in a azure website. The problem that I'm currently facing is that I don't have a SharePointContext after postback. I'm using the default way to ...
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Custom Signout page in sharepoint online

I'm trying to create a custom signout page, or force a redirect to the login page...really anything other than the default signout.aspx page would be good. There is lots of info out there explaining ...
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SharePoint online Public website to redirect to the custom domain name

I want my SharePoint Online Public Website to redirect to the custom domain.After logging in to the Office 365 account, will i be able to edit the SharePoint Online Public website, or will the custom ...
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Cannot connect to SharePoint online to create SharePoint App in Visual Studio 2013

I have an Office 365 account and I am trying to create a SharePoint App via Visual Studio 2013 Here are the steps: 1. Open VS 2013 and select Office/SharePoint > App for SharePoint (type the name) ...
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How to add Client Web Part to .aspx page programmatically in SharePoint provider hosted app?

I have requirement to add Client Web Part to .aspx page programmatically in SharePoint provider hosted app, I have tried this link, but this is for SharePoint hosted app, below code is not working for ...