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How do I enable a custom action in the ribbon of wiki page without having selected files or any files for that matter?

So I have a custom action in my ribbon with this Location: "Ribbon.WikiPageTab.PageActions.Controls._children" (I was told that Ribbon.WikiPageTab.PubPageAction.Controls._children was the correct ...
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Is it possible to email from a list?

Ok, so we have an app in Lotus Notes currently that receives emails (in a modified Notes mailbox). The emails have added fields so that processing and workflows can happen (lots of script, scheduled ...
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Sharepoint Online box-shadows in Internet Explorer

I've been smoothing out the edges in our O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 intranet with box-shadow and border-radius. Everything works find and looks good in Chrome & Firefox but in IE we get weird ...
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How do I craft a URL to open a Word document in the Word client app? SP2013 Online

I have a client hosted application that points to a number of documents in a Sharepoint 2013 Online Document Library. I have figured out how to craft the url's such that the document opens in the ...
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Building a ticketing system in Sharepoint Online - which method is better?

Good day, everyone. We are planning to implement a discussion-board based ticketing system on SharePoint Online 2013. One of the important functional requirements would be restricting access to ...
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How does one access and modify the content of site pages using the SharePoint 2013 Rest API?

Basically I have a ribbon custom action and I would like to put it in page actions. When the user clicks on it it accesses the HTML content of the page and modifies it in order to give for instance ...
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Getting Calendar items on Office 365 using REST API

Hi SharePoint Ninjas, I am having trouble with a REST call using jQuery on Office 365 and was wondering if you guys have ever experienced something similar and could give me some hints? What I am ...
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SharePoint Online API(JSOM or REST) to get the site collection expiration date

We are looking for client side SharePoint API(JSOM or REST) to get the site collection expiration date. We searched a lot and we are not able to find an api to get site collection expiration date. ...
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Update SharePoint Apps issue

I've tried to update SharePoint hosted app to a new version. It works great on SharePoint on-premises, but on SharePoint online I have a strange behavior - I've got the error There was a problem ...
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Master Page Inheritance stops working and breaks the site look

We're experiencing an issue with a number of Sites in SharePoint Online where by the Master Page inheritance stop working and the page looks like the image below. To fix it I need to apply a theme ...
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Dynamic Navigation Link bar URL to reference current site

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. I was wondering if there is a way to use links in Global Navigation Bar (Not the suite bar) that would reference the site the user is on at the moment. Why ...
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How do I prevent web parts from disappearing when copying a web part page to a new tenancy (Sharepoint 2013 Online)

I am needing to copy multiple pages from a Sharepoint online tenancy (Let's call it 'Tenancy A') to Sharepoint tenancies 'B', 'C', 'D' etc.. This works without issue when copying pages that contain ...
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Display a current user profile picture

I am a newbie just started with SharePoint's development. I am trying to develop an app for my online site. I would like to show a current user profile picture through asp Image box . Can someone help ...
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Stop working of submit button after the last day to submit set by admin

I have a grid view and and a text box which submits the value after click of submit button. I have set a last date to submit the value. Now I want that after that date, no one should be able to write ...
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Get max value from list

I have a grid view, I am sending ID and some bid value on click of submit to some list. Now I want to pick max value from that list against each ID.
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MVC SPO Search API The system cannot find the file specified. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070002)"}]

We have a .Net MVC WebAPI solution that is connecting to SPO 2013 Search API and loading a local SQL DB that was working perfectly in an Azure cloud service. We tried to deploy it an on-prem Web/SQL ...
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Unsupported features: Display of formulas in cells

I have a number of Excel templates that are stored in SharePoint library. When trying to either view or edit the files in my browser, I get the error message that the browser can't be used because ...
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Access SharePoint online using client object model- Forbidden error

I tried to Create a new list item using client object model. I have created an asp.net application to do the task. It works if I pass the URL of SharePoint server which is installed in my machine. But ...
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Delete the defualt folder in sharepoint 2013

i have used the below scripts to delete the folder in sharepoint 2013 This folder is generated by while creating my site which always creates the same folder name in the "Documents" Document ...
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Delete the default folder in sharepoint 2013 using powercell [duplicate]

whenver im creating mysite each user aving default folder in document lib. Shared with every one. so my requirement is to delete the "shared with every one" folder in all my site. is there any ...
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How to create a shortcut for document library creation?

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. We have document centers for users and we use document libraries as the main level categories and then we have some files and a few sub-folders under them. ...
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Sharepoint Online MySite look and feel

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. As I've been searching different kinds of information and guides about configuring and modifying Sharepoint, I've come across many screenshots of the user ...
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hide folder in SharePoint 2013

How to remove the Shared Documents folder in SharePoint 2013 My Sites? I have to remove or hide the shared folder using powershell method. Any powershell commands to delete the sharepoint 2013 mysite ...
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Masking a number column with text

I am creating a SharePoint list, with custom columns. I need to use a NUMBER column, but mask each number as text like the below: Very Satisfied Satisfied Dissatisfied I need each item above to ...
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Customer log in without being registered to SharePoint

I am making a website inside of office 365 with sharepoint. I would like to have a small subset of maybe 10 users who have a log in and can login and do some very small things on the website such as ...
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Prevent automatic SharePoint Log in with cookies from another SharePoint account

When you frequently log in to a SharePoint website Y on one machine, the browser remembers you with cookies. Then, if you try to go to a different SharePoint website X (totally unrelated site), your ...
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creat navigatin headings in sharepoint online programatically

Is there a possibility to create headings with multiple links in the navigation bar (i.e. top link bar) in SharePoint online using c3 or powershell? My initial guess was to use ClientContext to gain ...
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Remove role from group programmatically, CSOM

I would like to remove the contribute permission level from a specific group. I use this code: Group group1 = web.SiteGroups.GetByName("StudentsKls11"); RoleDefinition readDef = ...
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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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Create folder inside site assets

How can i create a folder inside site assets from a app? Here is my code, it says that folder item is undefined. var hostUrl = decodeURIComponent(getQueryStringParameter("SPHostUrl")); var ...
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Filtering list based on user preferences

On SharePoint I have 3 lists created. The 1st list contains 2 columns: user's unique ID and user's name. The 2nd list contains 2 columns: user's ID and a multiple choice of preferences of ...
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IE8 failed to download zip file from Document Library

I cannot download zip file from any Document Library on SharePoint Online 2013 when using IE8. It always get error: Unable to download aaa.zip from company.sharepoint.com Unable to open this ...
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SharePoint Online Custom Login UI

I am developing an external site for a client that requires external users to login to access a document library. I'd really like to keep a consistent look and feel so I'd like to use the Rest API for ...
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Contact Card information in Sharepoint Online

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 Plan 1. I asked (mainly) about the presence indicators in Sharepoint Online 2013 some time ago in here: Sharepoint Online Presence and Contact Cards. But as I ...
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After migration to 2013 in OFFICE 365, Site UI is not proper, Black Hover is there

I have Migrated one site from 2010 to 2013. We have used Evaluation site to test migration, and resolved most Issues. once we have migrated the site, we came across one UI issue which was not part of ...
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SharePoint App cannot see lists

I have an app created on SharePoint 2013. I created 2 lists the same time. But I cannot see the site contents to go to list and manually update items.
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How to use CSOM/Powershell to update list item(s) in O365 from CSV

Not a programmer, but need to get a job done. Using Powershell and CSOM I've found examples and been able to import CSV into a list as new items. That is working. Here is a code snippet I'm using ...
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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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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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Document Library Save as Template .stp with custom Workflow?

How to create a SharePoint Document Library Template by using "Save as Template" feature with workflow. If would create a new document library by using that template then the newly created Document ...
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Create a dynamic URL of all list items

When you open any item in a SharePoint list, a form opens showing the details. Now I want to make the URL of these form dynamic so that when I click the particular form gets created same like the ...
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SharePoint CSOM Provisioning with XML

I have started into looking into the PnP samples into creating taxonomy. The samples are pretty basic and laborious, in that you have to write code for the taxonomy you are creating like so: // ...
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Can we use SQL Server as a primary data storage for SharePoint 2013?

Is it possible to use external SQL Server as a primary data storage for SharePoint 2013? Having this implemented we can generate reports, query data and it would become very very powerful to use. Or ...
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access the contents of a sharepoint list and update it

My problem is how to access the contents of a sharepoint list and update the contents by a button "Save" of another list that it have the same field. I'm working in sharepoint online using ...
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Display loading/processing while processing using CSOM

My current implementation includes following, User adds an item, once saved it is redirected to the display form of the same item. I have implemented this requirement using below steps. On ...
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Client Context executeQuery() works in console app but returns null object when executed from CRM Server

I have the function GetDocumentLibrary which must return a libray from sharepoint site. When I execute it from a Visual Studio Console Application it works and return the library with all ...
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extract data from a textarea of list and put it into another textarea

When I want to extract data from a textarea of list and put it into another textarea , I have the problem of div. it look like this when my information appears I want to remove the start (div) and ...
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Add Webparts through SharePoint hosted app

I am trying to add a webpart trough and app. I have provisioned some files in different extensions sucessfully. The last step for my app is to add a content editor web part on the hostweb welcome ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online Search Query for Site Collections

I wonder if It's possible to get all my site collection names or paths in Javascript, Visual Studios. I've found them through REST when I put server/_api/search/query?querytext='sharepoint' in the ...
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Failure on setting Person/Group column via SPD

I have a SharePoint Online site where I am trying to set a person/group column via a SharePoint Designer workflow. The Library where I am trying to set the column has major versioning enabled and ...