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SharePoint Online CSOM create managed properties

I'm trying to find a way to deploy search managed properties via script to my Office 365 SharePoint tenant. Previously, for on-prem SharePoint I've achieved this using PowerShell - fairly straight ...
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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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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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Design Package import SharePoint 2013 using App Installed event CSOM

In SP2013, I am trying to import and export the design package from one site to other site using AppInstalled event using CSOM. I am not able to get the context of source site to import the design ...
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SharePoint 2013 Auto-hosted App intermittent error — “There was a problem registering the app principal”

I am trying to handle the App events and I am getting one weird intermittent error related to app principal. When I try to deploy the Auto-Hosted App from visual studio, Sometime I am getting the ...
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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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Is AJAX Built-in in SharePoint-Online ( SharePoint-Hosted Apps )?

As the title says, can I create a SharePoint-Hosted App and make Ajax calls right away? or do I have to import an ajax library or something like that?
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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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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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jQuery CDN reference in SP Online MasterPage changed magically

My custom MasterPage deployed to SharePoint Online contains two links to JavaScript libraries on CDN's. Like this: <script type="text/javascript" src="//code.jquery.com/jquery-1.11.0.min.js">&...
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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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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: $ctx.Load($list....
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How can we copy data from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint ONLINE 2013?

How can we copy/export a library/list that currently lives on SharePoint 2010 and import it to SharePoint 2013 on office 365? I have searched the web, but I just don't seems to find a good example ...
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SharePoint Online REST API - Get List selecting all fields excluding one

The below will get a list containing all fields $.ajax({ url: "http://<site url>/_api/web/lists/GetByTitle('ListTitle')/items?$select=*" ,type: "GET", dataType: "json", headers: ...
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Is there a fiddle for SharePoint?

I am new to SharePoint Is there a fiddle for SharePoint? Like dotnetfiddle and jsfiddle? I have checked this question, Is there a SharePoint 2010 virtual machine? but the links in answers are dead ...
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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 styles to the 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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How to retrieve choice column in sharepoint Online?

I am creating a dropdown and want to fill it with choices with my choice column of SharePoint list. Looking for solution in CSOM or JSOM. Any help is appreciated
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Am I using SharePoint Online right?

I am new to office 365 and have company files on my one drive since im the office manager, but need to put them on SharePoint. I do not want each person to be able to see all of them. Can I set it up ...
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Is there a way to compare document library files in my dev and test sites and find out missing files?

I have around 300 files missing in my test site during data migration. What is the best possible way to do this?
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SharePoint online list limitation?

My question is this. Is there an upper limit of items (20000?) that the total amount of items in all the lists in sharepoint online are aggregated against? So that when the total in all lists reach ...
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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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What is the best way to convert WORD/PDF as site pages in SharePoint?

I am having a work to convert WORD/PDF in to site pages in SharePoint. WORD/PDF is having HTML contents such as TABLE, Picture. When i am trying to convert WORD in to WEBPAGE and then copying the ...
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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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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", "title",...
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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 denied....
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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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Check current user is SharePoint Administrator

Is it possible to check if the current account is a SharePoint administrator? The only way I can think of achieving this is by attempting to login to the https://tenant-admin.sharepoint.com and check ...
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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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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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How to get notifications for access requests in SharePoint Online / Office 365?

I'm a co-owner of a SharePoint site hosted on Office 365 (*.sharepoint.com). I used to get notifications whenever a user got an "Access denied" page and they requested access. The notification was an ...
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SP.RequestExecutor on SharePoint online

I deployed an App SharePoint hosted. I am using SP.RequestExecutor and it is working fine on SharePoint premise. but on SharePoint online it is not working. I added the library using this: $....
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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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How would I get the Fields which are enabled and the position from left

In my SharePoint list, I have modified the view like this. I want to get the 'Display' value and 'Position from Left' value for the fields. Is is possible with CSOM or another way?
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CSR + MDS, where are my globals going?? (and I want them back!)

Disclaimer I am working on an edge case here. The Javascript file is dynamically created server-side, and the JSLinks all point to the same absolute URL (receiving different content). JSLink Absolute ...
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SharePoint CSR Conditional Formatting is working but row highlighting is not

I was testing the flexibility of CSR and came across a problem which i am not able to resolve . I have created a list which contains product details like Total Sales and Sales Target . I am trying 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 ...
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SharePoint Online administrator is site collection administrator

Is SharePoint Online Administrator is by default site collection administrator ?
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What's maximum length allowed for string type User profile property in SharePoint?

Default length for string type property is 25. Let me know maximum length allowed for it's value.
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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 _api/web/lists/getbytitle('...
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Change URL's address of SharePoint Online

I try to change the URL address from https://company.sharepoint.com - I using SharePoint Online (Office 365). Can Microsoft change this address? Or can I create address/record in my private domain, ...
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Embedding video

I've got a requirement to embed video on out intranet site. I've tried following the instructions here: http://community.office365.com/en-us/blogs/office_365_technical_blog/archive/2011/09/26/hosting-...
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Disabling tabular view

I have a bunch of views to create for a couple libraries that are all basically the same except for some filter values. I can create them in PowerShell using ViewCreationInformation. After a bit of ...
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How to delete orphaned profile in SharePoint Online?

For an unknown reason SharePoint Online keeps creating the personal website of one of my users with the suffix "1". What I want to achieve I want to have the users personal website at: - https://...