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Generating User Security Context from a SharePoint Online workflow Activity

I have following SharePoint components-- A SharePoint online site with bunch of document libraries. Deployed workflow custom actions using visual studio and sandbox solution. Created provider ...
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Cannot access lists on parent site via client object model

We have a SharePoint 365 environment with a hierarchy of subsites created. We have also deployed an app to one of the subsites. In the app's home page, we are trying to access a list on the top site, ...
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Create list from custom template using csom, c#

I would like to create a list based on a template (.stp uploaded to the list template gallery), it almost works with this code: ClientContext context = new ClientContext("<Your Site URL>"); ...
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Is it possible to create a subsite in another site collection using workflows?

I am required to programatically create a sub-site in another site-collection from a workflow attached to a list. Has anyone a solution for this problem? I am able to create a sub-site in my site ...
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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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sharepoint online REST API

Is it possible to use sharepoint 2013 REST API, documented there: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/fp142380(v=office.15).aspx On a Sharepoint Online site ?
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Is it possible to handle file management in a Sharepoint Online team site?

I'm new to Sharepoint Online and I've been tasked with implementing a full-blown Sahrepoint website using Sharepoint Online. What I'd like to do is to display the files myself (with my own HTML/CSS) ...
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Workflows in SharePoint 2013 online

Hello a question about workflows in sharepoint 2013 online I have a collumn named Category with choices: IT Phone Other when the user creates a new item in the list, if he choose in the category, ...
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Copying Page Layouts between tenancies in SP2013 Online

How does one move Page Layouts between tenancies in Sharepoint 2013 Online? I physically have the HTML file copied over and am able to select it from the page layouts dropdown in the ribbon, but I get ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online SharePoint Server Publishing

I have a subsite in SharePoint 2013 online that i have modifiyed with changes. I use publishing images, and have a newslider on first page i have created. The pictures uses publishing images. Now i ...
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Publishing SharePoint Designer Workflow 2013 from another server

I have a situation where i have a live server say "x" where SharePoint web application and SiteCollection are setup and another sever say "y" where SharePoint designer 2013 is installed,Now i have ...
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SP2013Online: How create a custom dashboard with indicators and progressbars like this example?

We have a old SharePoint 2007 intranet. On this intranet we have a list with some columns like "name, fte, available, unit, contract enddate, expecting enddate etc". Some of these columns are showed ...
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Create Custom List in Sharepoint Online 2013 using VS 2013

I am developing a sharepoint hosted app and I want to create custom list using Visual Studio 2013. I want to create the custom list in host web using VS and deploy it to sharepoint 2013 online. I ...
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SPOnline no longer search hits on contentclass

All of a sudden, from yesterday to today, I lost the capability to search for contentclass:sts_site or sts_web content throughout the site collections we have. Other contentclasses in those sites will ...
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SharepointOnlineCredentials not working in an app

I want to authenticate against sharepoint online site using SharepointOnlineCredentials class. Below code works fine in a console application. But the same code is generating error when written in wcf ...
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Document tags not displaying in search results

I have created a Managed Metadata service & done a full crawl. After full crawl was finished, I started testing in my search site. Still tags keywords are not displayed in the search results. ...
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SharePoint Online: Tags are not linked to their respective documents

I have tagged a few documents (via Tags and Notes). I can see the tags in the Tag Cloud but if I click on a tag, the results do not include the recently tagged documents (tagged yesterday). How long ...
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Content Search Web Part missing?

I'm working with SharePoint online and have the requirement to aggregate content from subsites into a top level site. When I go to add the content search web part it is not available in the web part ...
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Create External List on SharePoint online

Does anyone knows if it's possible to create an external list from another external list? Is it possible to create an external list on SharePoint Online from an existing external list on SharePoint ...
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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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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 2013 REST - Possible to Upload accross Site collections with embeded code or NAPA? SP.AppContextSite 403

Has anybody been able to REST Upload cross site/domain of a file to a document Library with REST on SPO 2013 thru embedded page code or NAPA? Wondering how app security is set on the TargetSite? I ...
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Nested REST or CAML code to list “NOT-IN” List Join Logic. Possible?

I'm thinking this is possible in SPO 2013? Two Custom Lists. Submitted and Universe (common field employee number) One qualifier condition that applies to both .. dept = Sales I need to list ...
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Lock item when approval starts

I am making a Custom List that would route for an approval when the user wants to. When an item is routed for approval, I want the item to be locked for editing. How can I achieve that? I am only ...
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Activate webfeatures on all SharePoint online webs

I want to activate a webfeature on all subsites of a sitecollection in Office 365 / SharePoint online. I thought i can do the actions in a SiteCollection Feature, but that's throwing a timeout error. ...
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Managed Property of type YesNo - Sharepoint Online (Office365)

In Sharepoint Online (Office365 post-update) I created a custom managed property mapped to a custom crawled property. Both the source field and the managed property are set to type Yes/No. The ...
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Weekly Date Intervals

I am trying to get weekly start and end dates displayed automatically (as i am going to be pulling reports weekly, this will be helpful). For example, if today was monday 6/24 - would like to pull ...
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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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Sharepoint - Office 365 login on PHP

I'm trying to implement a simple login with Sharepoint on a PHP existing application. I have read many information (some related to Client side login -but only works for windows AFAIK-) and forums ...
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SharePoint Online 2013 Workflow to change file permission in Document Library?

1.What are my options with SPD 2013 If I want to change file permission in a workflow? 2.Where does SPO host 2013 Workfows? 3.If connecting to SPO Can I use Worklow Manager 1.0? 4.Will I need to ...
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SharePoint 2013 list items paging

I'm trying to make a webpart with list items paging. I followed this link http://www.directsharepoint.com/2011/03/step-by-step-guide-to-implement-paging.html and on SharePoint 2010 server it works ...
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What are the current options for a Sharepoint Online trial from Windows XP?

A year ago I had 30-day trial for Office 365 (Sharepoint Online 2010). Everything worked fine from my Windows XP SP3 (x86. 32-bit) for development from Infopath Developer and Sharepoint Designer ...
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App issue with SharePoint 2013 Developer Site

In SharePoint 2013 Developer Site: I am installing an app to my site and it worked fine with default stuff. I added some custom .js file in this app which will set the master page of site coll and ...
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Edit Properties does not open when uploading document

I was under the impression that if you have a column with a required value, the dialog "Edit Properties" should be displayed automatically when trying to upload a file. I distinctly remember seeing ...
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SharePoint - Detect Silverlight Version and upgrade if necessary?

My Silverlight 5 app is hosted in SharePoint Online. It doesn't load (sticks at 100%) for users who have Silverlight 4 versions. How should I upgrade those without the latest version to Silverlight ...
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Internal & External URL on Same Port using Host Header is possible in SharePoint 2010 Site

I have one confusion... I have created one site using SSL on Port 5556. Now it is on Default Zone & working fine on local network using https://zyspnlb:5556/vip/... Now, Team wants to make that ...
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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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Visual Web Part vs Visual Web Part (Sandboxed)

While I was creating a visual web part in Visual Studio 2010, I also saw an option to create Visual Web Part (Sandboxed) under Visual Studio Template Gallery. I need to know how does a Sandboxed ...
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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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Programmaticly create a new site in Office365

I want to create a new site in a SharePoint Online (Office365) sitecollection. When I was looking for information in the msdn it was saying that this stuff is not available in sandboxed solutions. ...
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How to use dll file and resource files in Sandbox Solution of SharePoint Online (Office 365)?

I am currently working with SharePoint Online(Office 365), so that i am creating the sandbox solution for creating custom web-parts. Here problem is that i want to use Ajax Control Toolkit(dll) and ...
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What are the differences between Sharepoint 2010 vs Sharepoint Online/Office 365

We are going to work with Office 365 solution, and Sharepoint Online. But before that, we want to know the differences between Sharepoint Online and Sharepoint 2010. I searched for these, and I've ...
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Page redirection in sharepoint 2010 webpart(sandboxed solution) using c# code is it possible?

I am using a sandboxed solution (sharepoint 2010 project is on office 365 hence using sandboxed solution) and want to go from one page to another on a button click event. This is achieved by ...
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How does Sharepoint Online Event Receivers work?

I have created this Sandboxed Event Receiver on ItemAdding on a custom list. It works on my on-premise server, but it does not work on Sharepoint Online aka. O365. Anybody know how to create an ...
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How to see if current user exists in people and groups field, using ecma/client-object-model

I have a list which has two fields. (Title,EditPermission). The EditPermission is "people and group" field. I can use the following code to compare the current user with the spuser in that field ...
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Remove prefix string# from list

How can I remove prefix string#? from list using calculation field. How can I remove prefix string#? from list using calculation field. I have column [Nazwa klienta] - this is a calculated column. To ...
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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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SharePoint Online / 365 - Parse .MSG file server-side without outlook

I need to parse .msg files saved from Outlook, extract subject and attachments. Is it possible to parse msg files without a 3rd party extension in a sandboxed solution? The .msg files will be ...
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SharePoint Online and Business Intelligence

Is it possible to create a Business Intelligence Center Site Collection in SharePoint Online? Is Performance Point available for SharePoint Online? Where do I find more info about SharePoint Online ...
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Sharepoint Online and custom BDC models

Hello I hope somebody can help. I need to access an external timesheet from Sharepoint Online. The Timesheet site uses a REST api to provide the data, not a WCF or traditional ASPX webservice. So ...