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What is the difference between /_layouts/usagedetails.aspx and /_layouts/WebAnalytics/Reports.aspx?

I've been reading about web analytics for SharePoint Online and everything I have read says to refer to https://[site]/_layouts/usagedetails.aspx. When I go there, I get the following message: Usage ...
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Send e-mail with SMTP (Office 365)

I need to show a popup-window with a basic e-mail layout and send the e-mail after pressing the send button. The popup, I've created and also the webpart within. But when I want to send the e-mail, it ...
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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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Resolve a Users PrincipalId to share file or Folder REST API

Is there a way to get a users PrincipalId based on their email address. I'm looking to share/apply permissions to files and folders in a users OneDrive to Business drive using the REST API.
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Add user to Office 365 group

How to add user to specific group in Office 365 ? SPUser user1 = web.AllUsers["i:0#.f|membership|admin@test.onmicrosoft.com"]; //oeGroup.AddUser(user1); web.SiteGroups["Team Site ...
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SPO 2013 - Hiding/showing navigation items automatically regarding user's permissions

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. We are using the structured navigation on our root site (https://sitename.sharepoint.com) and when we adjust our permission levels for users, pages and ...
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SPO 2013 - Default Permission Groups

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. This question might sound a bit silly, but is there any downsides of removing ALL the default permission groups from Sharepoint Online and creating our own? ...
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Display Template HTML file missing in SharePoint online

I'm trying to learn how to manipulate display templates on SharePoint. I have a SharePoint online account but I can only see the .js files and not the HTML files we're suppose to work with. Is this ...
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Open docx file in Word (client) from hosted app (SP 2013)

I have a client hosted app (written in Javascript) which includes links to documents in a document library on the tenant. If I point the url's straight to the documents, they simply download. What I ...
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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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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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Making global CSS changes in SPO 2013 MySite

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 and I wanted to do some small CSS changes to MySites globally. I noticed that as the "SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure" feature in the MySite root ...
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download file from OneDrive using Microsoft.SharePoint.Client

I have a winforms application and I need to download files from a SharePoint OneDrive directory. Currently, given my code below, I am able to read the "Title" of the file, but I can't find anything to ...
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Open file from document library by selecting something other than name

Currently to open a file you have to click on name. Is there a way to open this file by clicking on another column instead of name? Thanks
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Can we create site variance in office 365 site?

I want to create multilingual site in SharePoint online. Can we create multilingual site for public facing website? I have read that in public site of Office365 we can not create variance. Can we ...
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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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Search Schema Configuration Disabled SP Online

I have a SharePoint online instance that I want to edit the Search Schema. From SPOnline Central Admin I select "Manage Search Schema" in the Search section and search for a Managed Property to edit. ...
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SharePoint 2013 Organization Chart [closed]

im in need of help here. I have to render this code from a sharepoint list instead of this json string. How can i do that? Heres the link to the chart: http://librerias.logicas.org/lib_gg_orgchart. ...
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Apply theme to subsite from SharePoint hosted app + javascript

I have to make a SharePoint-hosted-app for creating subsites and applying a theme on created subsites programmatically. my app is installed on root site (site collection) and I want to change ...
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Sharepoint Online - sharing with non-licensed users

I am facing continued challenges in sharing folders and subsites with non-licensed users. Simply put, I am struggling in making this process easy for the end-user, often paying clients who need to ...
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Looping retrieved Items throws an InvalidCastException

I have some very simple code using the client object model to retrieve a list and all items from that list from a SharePoint 2013 Online site. When the ExecuteQuery() fires, I use Fiddler to view the ...
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get all joined community sites under current site collection in search results/REST search/CSOM

I've list of community sites in a site collection, and I have a publishing page on my site collection with a content editor WebPart on it. I've to show list of joined community sites on this webpart ...
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Plan capacity for SP 2010 site based on response time

I need to plan capacity for SharePoint 2010 site for a user response time of 2 sec. Is there a formula or any resources to plan capacity provided by Microsoft?
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How to check sharepoint 2013 Online Logs

Hi I am trying to connect to Sharepoint 2013 online I used basic authentication but the response failed.I want to check the sharpoint 2013 online logs.Kindly suggest me an idea or resource how to ...
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Where can I found and How can I configure BI Center Site Collection SharePoint Online 2013?

I try to configure KPI and states lists - but they are not supported on SP Online 2013. How I can configure BI Center Site Collection SharePoint Online 2013? I created new sub-site (and new site ...
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How to call SharePoint 2013 REST API from HTML page

I can get the SharePoint 2013 list/libraries information using REST API, this is working fine from a SharePoint App. If I want to retrieve the same information from a HTML page, I am getting error ...
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Get list of installed apps using Client Object Model

I have been trying hard to find any example, resource which explains how to get a list of installed apps in SharePoint 2013 environment using Client Object Model. So far I have found nothing. Could ...
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InfoPath form: How to redirect to the previous page after pressing on the submit button?

I am using SharePoint 2010 Online (Office 365). I have created a form in InfoPath for an external list. You see some fields and a submit button. When I press on the submit button everything is ...
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Weekly newsletter alert on Blog library shows pending entries

We have setup an alert on our internal blog that sends an email once a week with all the new blog posts, as follows: The problem is that it sends both Approved and Pending blog posts. Is there a ...
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Public internet website - Can it be done in SharePoint Online

We're currently creating a new public website, but can't really figure out if we need to go with a full onpremise / azure insatallation of SharePoint server 2013, or if we can simply use SharePoint ...
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Event Receiver site creation

I've got this eventreceiver that fires after an item has been added to a list. The eventreceiver creates a subsite from a template I created myself. The only problem is, every first time I try to add ...
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Javascript get SharePoint List items, enumerate, and locate and pin each item on Bing Map

The map is rendering and debugging in IEf12 does not show any error with loading the list. I am using a CEWP referencing this file - SharePoint Online (Office 365). What's wrong with this code? ...
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Export Google Apps Domain to Sharepoint

Is is possible to export the entire Google Apps domain (docs/sites/calendars/emails/etc), basically every thing that is hosted by Google Apps, to an internal SharePoint site/ area?
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show contents of doc in wikipage

I have a word-document (in a sharepoint-library, same site) library whose contents I would like to show in a wiki-page. So, not just a link to the document but actually see the contents of the ...
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Use custom columns with Content Query Web Part

I'm trying to use custom metadata columns with the Content Query Web Part. I finally figured out that I apparently needed to export the .webpart xml file, edit it and then import it as a new web part. ...
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How to Roll back Sharepoint content editor webpart

I have content editor on my team site where I added several links. But today while adding some new links, content editor crashed. so now when I tried to open site containing content editor, browser ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Apps Authentication error

I develop a simple SharePoint Hosted App and deploy but when i open this app, there is popup for id and password. which id password i need to enter because they dont accept administrator id password
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Invitation to external users

I am on a Office 365 E1 plan. If I invite external users to use my sharepoint portal and allow them to use some limited features like document access, sharing and uploading, will it in any way effect ...
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Managed metadata vs lookup for column

I have a property content type. I'm wanting to add a property code column which will look up the codes from somewhere else on a SharePoint Online site, where it can easily be managed by end users. I ...
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How to allow users to submit forms but not view submitted forms?

How can I make it so that users can submit Infopath forms to a form library, but not be able to see the contents of other users' forms that have been submitted? I know I can change their default ...
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Feature activation suceeds in sandboxed server environment, but fails in SharePoint Online. How do I find what's wrong?

I am currently developing a solution in C# with a feature that uses the SharePoint API to create a number of sites, lists, list views etc. The final result is going to be used on SharePoint Online. ...
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Changes not reflecting in WebPart

In sharepoint2010 I am using a webpart and custom toolpart[]. The following code is for toolpart array public override Microsoft.SharePoint.WebPartPages.ToolPart[] GetToolParts() { ...
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Change regional settings through coding

How can we set the locale of a sharepoint site for a particular user according to his/her system locale through coding? Edit: Specifically, I've created a list through coding. Suppose that I've added ...
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createsite event handler in sharepoint online

I am writing an event handler that will create a new site whenever the new item is added to the list. My issue is it creates a new site everytime but it does and does not (randomly) execute the code ...
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Sandboxed solution; social tags?

I want to create a webpart to retrieve some of the social tags a user has used. This has to run in SharePoint Online ie a sandboxed solution. I have code which does the same, but already the first ...
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Test the title for a value

As my previous post(s) indicate, I'm fairly new at developing for Sharepoint. I'm working on a Sharepoint 2010 cloud website and would like to try to find out how to test the following: In the ...
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Is there Machine Translation Service in Office365?

Does SharePoint with Office 365 have Machine Translation Service? Can it be turned on? I created small app, based on MSDN code sample, and I'm trying to create translate job for document in my ...
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Show specific, private documents on a user homepage

I am new to SharePoint and excited about what it could help to achieve and trying to figure out the possibilities. I am using Office 365 EDU package. My question Person 1 owns 6 documents, A.docx, ...
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Get file content, rename that file and after that getting the content again fails

I have one interesting problem, but I don't know why this happend. Generally I: 1) try get content from file (succesful result) 2) then I rename file in sharepoint (succesful result) 3) try get ...
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Sharepoint Online 2013 - Retrieving a task by its related list item?

For the ticketing system I've been working on, a task will be created via workflow whenever a new ticket (discussion) is created, which is assigned to the specific personnel assigned to that ...