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How do I set the default search results page for a search center in SharePoint 2013 and/or SharePoint Online?

In SharePoint Online within the Administration Center, I can go to Search Center Settings and set a Search Center URL. I can do the same thing in the search service application for an on-premise ...
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Customize Analytics Report in Sharepoint-Online (Office 365)

When I go to my site's analytics page, (www.mydomain.com/sites/mysite/_layouts/WebAnalytics/Report.aspx), I am able to see analytics data. For some reason, I have to go there instead of ...
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Remote authentication with SharePoint Online

I am following the article and sample that can be found in this address: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh147177.aspx Everything works fine but I need a more automated solution. The user ...
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BreakRoleInheritance and Inherit Permissions ListItem

I'm having a little difficulty with the BreakRoleInheritance in keeping inheritance of permissions in a users OneDrive for Business Documents list. By default the users Documents list has two ...
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My Site Cleanup and Secondary Admin

In the User Profile area of the Sharepoint admin center, you can elect to reroute permissions of an employee's OneDrive for Business site to another user when their profile is deleted. You also have ...
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Office 365: Publish and deploy .app through PowerShell

Can we deploy a SharePoint hosted app in Office 365 (SharePoint online) using PowerShell? Like in SharePoint 2013 apps, we will import the .app file and then install it. Can this be done in Office ...
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Setting cache-control for folders

I am developing a page for a site uses a few Javascript files. These scripts may take around a second each to download and this impacts user experience negatively on a first load. I can live with ...
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C# SCOM, access a sharepoint site mailbox

Is this possible? I know I can use EWS to access mailboxes but can it be used on site mailboxes? If so how? the other weirdness to this is, we log into sharepoint or exchange using service accounts ...
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Copy List items using REST/JSON

I'm very new to REST and JSON, I want to copy list items from one list to another list in the same site on button click, both the lists are of same type but with different column names and they are ...
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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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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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Access an item in a list in a subsite with Javascript(Solved)

function Testing() { var context = new SP.ClientContext('/Testing'); documents = context.get_web().get_lists().getByTitle("Site Assets").getItems(); context.load(documents); ...
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Suspend and resume SharePoint Online workflow using CSOM - Ecmascript

I have a requirement where the Master user has power to interrupt any workflow and put it on hold and the approvals should be stopped on that workflow until the Master user resumes the workflow. When ...
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Migrating from SP on Office365 to SP2013 on premises (users from FBA to AD)

I need to migrate from a SP2013 on Office365 to SP2013 on premises. Major problem I foresee is how to migrate from FBA users on Office365 to AD on premises. Questions are: What would be the ...
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Query multiple lists in a provider hosted app

I'm currenlty working on a provider hosted app that is hosted in Azure. In this app I need information with multiple lists in multiple sites, which are all in the same sitecollection.I'm basically ...
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How to read audit log in SharePoint 2013 online App?

My requirement is to build an SharePoint Hosted App for Online to read audit logs. So anybody know how to read using java-script(so we can build it using NAPA also) ? If it is not possible then how to ...
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Get rid of Horizontal Scrollbar on SharePoint Online Public Website?

On my out of the box public website have a horizontal scrollbar I can't find the source of. No matter how I try to find it's origin, I'm having trouble getting rid of it. It may be an error in the ...
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Can't see seattle.master in SharePoint Designer 2013

When I view the masterpages of my top-level site collection in SharePoint Designer 2013, I don't see seattle.master. I do however see seattle.html and seattle.preview. When I browse the masterpages ...
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Querying the documents result source SharePoint online returns incorrect results

I'm trying to use the REST api on a SharePoint online site to get results that are only documents. My query string looks like this: ...
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SharePoint Online 2013 - Workflows Fail

I have created a very simple workflow that hard-codes some values into a dictionary, then writes the dictionary values to the status of the workflow. When I publish and run it manually to my ...
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Accessing files in SharePoint AutoHosted App 2013

I am creating an AutoHosted App in SP 2013 and trying to access the file under one folder of the remote Web (need to pick the file from current project directory location and pass that file to another ...
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Migration of Sharepoint on-premises to sharepoint online Manually

Can any one of please let me know what is the step by step process of migrating SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint online with out using any third party component?
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Iterating over user profiles in Sharepoint Online 2013

With the on-premise instance of SharePoint, I am able to call the GetUserProfileByIndex from the User Profile Service to iterate over user profiles. However, with SharePoint online 2013, I get the ...
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SharePoint Online give administrator access to My Site of all users

I want to migrate user data from a network share to the "Personal Documents" folders of the user's My Site. Therefore I want to give an Administrator full access to the My Site of all users. I've ...
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Gantt Chart in SharePoint— Timeline view disappears

The first time I load the page, the timeline view of tasks appears no problem. However, when I start to add an item, scroll along the timeline, or otherwise take an action on the page, the timeline ...
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Infinite loop error when using delimited repeating table from InfoPath

I am using a form template from infoPath 2007. The form has a repeating table. When the user enters data into a field I want a delimiter to append to the end of the line- so that I can easily export ...
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Use an existing domain for user's email addresses in Office 365

We have a small team who wish to use Office 365 for collaboration with partners. They only really want to use SharePoint; they're happy with their internally hosted Exchange for email, and are not ...
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Programmatically refresh SAML token for Sharepoint Online

Am using Map Network Drive in Windows Explorer to add a Sharepoint folder. This link is valid for the lifetime of the security token that Sharepoint returns (say 10 hours). When the token expires, the ...
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Can I use EntityFramework and sql azure with Sharepoint Online?

I would like to connect to an entity model from a sandboxed webpart in sharepoint online. Is this possible? Is it possible to connect to sql azure from a sandboxed webpart?
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Add a user to a SharePoint site collection using Office 365 Graph API

I need to add a new user to a site collection via the Office 365 Graph API. Is it possible? If so, what would the REST call look like?
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SharePoint Online Apps

I need automate deployment of apps from repository to SharePoint Online(Office 365). Is there any scripts for PowerShell or another way for automate deployment of Apps?
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How to interact with Access DB hosted on Sharepoint Online via Public Website?

I have data in an Access DB which is hosted on Sharepoint Online. I would like to build a website where users can query the DB via an interface that I can style via HTML and CSS. I am a brand new ...
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SharePoint Online - Adding Group Manager to TermStore Group using Powershell

Is it possible to add Group Manager, Contributor to a TermStore Group in SharePoint Online using PowerShell? Something like: $termGroup.AddGroupManager(“GroupName”) ...
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How to get SP.File from _layouts/…/images/

I have to implement file copying, in some case i need to copy file using CSOM (for. ex. /_layouts/15/images/itgen.png - default small list icon) into my library. What i have tried is: get by ...
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Backup Office 365 SharePoint site for move to local hosting

I have a Office 365 SharePoint site that I need to backup in its entirety. All the information I can find on this is at least a couple of years old. With a local SharePoint site this is easy to ...
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ALM for Site Templates? Template or CSOM App?

Looking at the best way to implement a set of feature requirements for a new product being proposed by my firm. A client portal accessed through our 365 SharePoint environment. Features: dropbox ...
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SharePoint App - Cutom ribbon button enable/disable

I am deploying custom ribbon button using sharepoint provider hosted app. I was able to show button where I wanted but not able to control enable or disable state of the button. It remains active ...
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JSOM working in Chrome but not IE

I am learning the Java CSOM at the moment and have written a little program that creates a sub-site and assigns a masterpage to it. I am embedding all the code directly on the page. I am finding ...
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Replicate AllItems.aspx inline edit in custom page layout

I am attempting to replicate the inline editing features found in the allitems.aspx page in a custom page layout. For whatever reason the "new" and "edit" list options don't seem to be showing up. ...
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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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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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How to add items to a document library when uploading a file using Rest in SP 2013?

I am trying to add file to document library by using REST IN SP 2013 APP MODEL. This is my code I can upload file to document library but I can't add items value to that document library in fields ...
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Set request access email address through CSOM

In the server side object model it's possible to set the request access email address through the property SPWeb.RequestAccessEmail (MSDN). Since we are moving our SharePoint tenant to Office365 I'm ...
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How can I search multiple sites in a site collection (but not ALL of them)?

I want to display a list of posts in a Content By Search web part. I only want posts from sites within the site collection that were created with my custom web template. Is this possible? I was ...
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Display Content Query output as if it is its own Document Library?

I have a Content Query Web Part that displays certain documents from a Document Library based on metadata. But how can I get it to display as if it is it's own document Library? i.e. with column ...
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Problem getting web templates and creating subsite in custom code from app only context with tenant fullcontrol permission

I have an autohosted app that has a tenant FullControl permission. I have the following code running out of a remote event receiver that executes when some item in a list is modified. ...
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Site collection can not be moved

In preparation for the upgrade to Sharepoint 2013 I need to move all my sharepoint 2010 standard edition site collections “32” which they are in separate Databases content (SQL 2012) in one ...
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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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Getting item level security on SharePoint online through standard web services

SharePoint 2010 and 2007 have a known limitation where you can't access item level security metadata (for example permissions assigned at folders and list items) using the standard web services ...