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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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Custom Document-ID Provider with SharePoint Online

does anyone have a knowledge if this is possible to do for SharePoint Online? How to Create a Custom Document-ID Provider with SharePoint 2013 I did a solution (sandbox) and I managed to activate it ...
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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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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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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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Create list item in sharepoint list using REST API using C#

I have a requirement to create list item in a sharepoint online list using the REST API and c#. How to achieve this. Most of the article show using REST API in jquery and Javascript but I have a ...
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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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SharePoint Online & Excel Services -> unable to refresh data connections

I'm trying to create a few very simple reports based on my SharePoint Online data using Excel. I've got as far as getting the data into Excel and creating my report, and now I'm trying to upload the ...
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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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Change the Share Site Email Template in SharePoint 2013

Is there any way to change the Share Site invitation email?
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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 ...
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Downloading and saving sharepoint 2013 file into browser client

I'm trying to get and save files from SharePoint app using REST, the files are located inside the host SP. Once got the file, I'm saving/downloading it into the browser with a save function. When I ...
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Why does .get_title() called from an (SPOnline) App-Web return an incorrect Localized DisplayName?

!! this is NOT about localisation of the App Web Its about getting an incorrect response from the HostWeb when using get_title() !! Can someone please explain me where I go wrong with the testcode ...
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Communication options with SharePoint and the world

I have just started with SharePoint. Made a CRM system for our own company with help of the SharePoint suite found in Office365. This is mostly a 'getting to know sharepoint' exercise. Now I'm ...
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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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Where is the “JS Link” property?

I have Office 365 Business plan, from SharePoint private root site collection. I need to use CSR files with my List views, but when I open the view web part properties, I can't find the "JS Link" ...
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SharePoint Visitor Permissions

I have a Visitors Group in my Site. This Group has default Read Access. I did not customize the Permission Level. I added an user to Visitors Group. My question is, can a visitor add Documents to the ...
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email into a list on 2013 SharePoint-online

I have setup a IT ticketing system in SP (hosted via office 365) and I wanted to make it easier for my employees to send me tickets (sp mobile isn't very friendly) Is there a way to have an email ...
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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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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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Cannot access SharePoint Online site because of corrupt master page

I was trying to edit my master page and attempted to upload a new file. It seems that it was unsuccessful but when I try to go back to any page of my site, I get the following error: An error ...
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Powershell to list all sites and subsites in SharePoint Online

I know about "Get-SPWebApplication" but it's not available in Online. Anyone? Thanks,
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Changes in SharePoint Online (Office 365)

I have an idea to solve a problem by adding jQuery/javascript to a aspx page (in this case the DispForm.aspx) But I thought I've heard that SharePoint Online installs automatically updates. Can this ...
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Document Level Permission

I have a document library that is accessible to many users, I need to maintain some confidential document in this library and in the meantime I must control the accessing permission on these document ...
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Getting Minor Version, Major Version, TimeCreated, TimeModified of document using CSOM

As a follow up to this post, I have a document that I am downloading from OneDrive library using CSOM. private static void DownloadFile(ClientContext context, string listTitle, int listItemId, ...
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SharePoint2013 Taxonomy get all child term of a specific parent term using JSOM

By specifying the term set guid we can get all the terms, but the term sets can have multiple levels. So how can I get all the child terms of a specific parent term in a term set? Because a term set ...
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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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Videos in sharepoint

I have my sharepoint site. My requirement is to efficiently show videos in my site (like the one in youtube). But I don't know what should be ideal approach to store videos. FYI: I would have ...
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Is there any way to retrieve a Web by title using SharePoint 2013 JSOM without using the enumerator?

I need to get a subweb with a particular title using JSOM. So far, the only way I can see to do this would be to use code similar to the following: function getStuff() { var oWebsite = ...
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Make a RESTful API Call to SharePoint Online from Console program

I knew how to make a RESTful API call to SharePoint 2013 OnLine from SharePoint APP (Provided-Host App). Like get List from Site. There are already many samples in here. Because the TokenHelper can ...
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How can I create a new RoleDefinition in powershell

I need to create a new RoleDefinition and apply it to a group. Is that possible? How can I do that?
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CSOM Change Field Name

I am trying to change the list column name. Here is my code, it isn't working. I added a content editor web part with this code: <script type="text/javascript"> //js ref </script> ...
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Reading a list using REST services

I have a list named as Students and it has 3 Columns named - Name, Branch, Age When I try to read them using the REST API with the url: ...
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Setting Search Center URL in SharePoint 2013 using Javascript CSOM

In SharePoint 2013, I am trying to access Search object through JavaScript CSOM. I want to know the object which can give me the access to Search Settings under Site Settings. I tried looking under ...
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Creating permission levels for a sub site

I have a site collection with one subsite. I want: One user to have contribute permissions for both the site collection and for the sub site. A different user to have contribute for just the ...
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Develop a tool/service to backup and restore sharepoint online O365 site

I want to make a tool or wcf service to take backup of SharePoint Online O365 site. I have heard backup/restore is not possible in O365 like on-premise SP. Where do I start?
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How to get the SharePoint List Property 'Created By' using REST api

I need to display the Creator of the SarePoint List in a Project using REST api. When I use /_api/web/lists/getbytitle('Employee') I get a response but , I don't find the Created By Field. How do I ...
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Unable to display CEWP 'builder' dialog on web part page: “showModalDialog” is not defined

I recently started encountering the following error when attempting to edit the source for content editor web parts (in page edit mode) on multiple pages in my site collection. Same error across ...
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Sharepoint Online default search result/scope in the small “global” search box

We are using O365/SharePoint Online 2013. Can the default search result/scope in the small/global search box in upper right corner of SharePoint sites be changed? As the default is "This Site" and we ...
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Add items to list programmatically

I would like to create a menu from the listtemplate Promoted Links, with several tiles. I use the following code to create the list, and create new list items: ListTemplate listTemplate = ...
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SPFieldUserValue on a Person or Group field where multiple selection is turned on

I have a list Called Notification Groups which has a Person or Group field where multiple selection is allowed. Following is my code SPList list = web.Lists["Notifications Group"]; ...
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return to sending page from an CSOM app

I am creating an App via the javascript + CSOM... After I have finished processing I need the app to send the user back to the original page he was on. How do you retrieve the page from sharepoint to ...
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How to deploy a custom JavaScript file to Style Library from SharePoint Apps?

I want to do some java-script operation on a custom list in SharePoint 2013 Online version. So I am creating a separate java-script file and deploying to Style Library manually. Does anybody know how ...