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SharePoint Online administrator is site collection administrator

Is SharePoint Online Administrator is by default site collection administrator ?
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What's maximum length allowed for string type User profile property in SharePoint?

Default length for string type property is 25. Let me know maximum length allowed for it's value.
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How to obtain Description & Url from Url Field via Rest Api

I have a problem with retrieving the Description from an Url Field via the Rest Api from SharePoint. If I make a call and select an Url Field with the normal $select _api/web/lists/getbytitle('...
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Change URL's address of SharePoint Online

I try to change the URL address from https://company.sharepoint.com - I using SharePoint Online (Office 365). Can Microsoft change this address? Or can I create address/record in my private domain, ...
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Embedding video

I've got a requirement to embed video on out intranet site. I've tried following the instructions here: http://community.office365.com/en-us/blogs/office_365_technical_blog/archive/2011/09/26/hosting-...
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Feature upgrade in SharePoint online?

Can we do feature upgrade in SharePoint Online, like we do in SharePoint on-premise. Please suggest some articles.
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Disabling tabular view

I have a bunch of views to create for a couple libraries that are all basically the same except for some filter values. I can create them in PowerShell using ViewCreationInformation. After a bit of ...
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How to delete orphaned profile in SharePoint Online?

For an unknown reason SharePoint Online keeps creating the personal website of one of my users with the suffix "1". What I want to achieve I want to have the users personal website at: - https://...
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LikesCount cannot be used in query experssion - REST API

iam tring following query but getting error on "LikesCount". i have Likes column in list . but after executing following query iam getting error on Likes count . Error is "The field LikesCount" of ...
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How to track who have removed permissions of others in Sharepoint

In share-point permission settings(both in Document and Library level) is it possible to track who have removed the permissions of others.
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Retrieve userprofiles by REST API

I'm trying to retrieve user people with rest api. But it does not work. var getSpecificUserProperty = "/_api/SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager/GetPropertiesFor(accountName=@v)?@v='"+encodeURIComponent('i:...
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Online Prayer Time in Sharepoint

I need to get online prayers time for where ever city user is sitting and accessing application. and after that i need to customize it(getting prayer values and implement) Can you please help me with ...
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Restrict Publishing Site Access on Public Facing SharePoint Site

I am new to SharePoint 2013 (Office365) and want to create a publishing site that is internet facing that anyone can see but parts of it require a login. I am not sure how to go about this ideally I ...
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SharePoint Online deploy site

I know you cannot deploy site definitions (web templates) to SharePoint online. We have to develop a site with a specific structure (lists, web parts, custom page layouts) and deploy to a SharePoint ...
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sharepoint 2013 app create list in host web

Right now I have a SharePoint-hosted app and and list in it, so right now the app and list are deployed in the Web host, how can I make so my list are deployed in the Host web? UPDATE Failed to ...
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SharePoint Online Document Library: Create new document from custom templates

My users have a requirement in SharePoint Online to create new versions of Word and Excel documents from an existing document "template". The templates are simple pre-formatted Word or Excel docs. ...
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List does not exist Error when opening the views

I created a list template without including Content for a Document library and created a Library using that Template. But in the newly created library, lot of my views are showing the below error. ...
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SharePoint 2013 Custom CSR Render Mode for NewForm (also for DispForm and ViewForm) renders input controls apart from labels

For several weeks I am developing some features for my new projects on SharePoint 2013 using new technology called Client Side Rnedering (CSR). Until now there have been almost no issues except lack ...
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How to get value from URL in Sandbox solution of Office 365 (SharePoint Online)?

I have created custom webpart and deployed on default edit page. now i wnt to access the ListItem ID from the Page URL but it gives error that you can not use request.Query String in Office 365. How ...
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SharePoint Designer workflow action “Create Item” not working

I had done very simple operation in designer workflow using "Create Item" action to create the list item in my another list.But I am afraid to say that I find no luck it to be working Can any one help ...
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Add more than 5 web parts to same web page in SharePoint Online?

I tried to add more than 5 web parts to a single webpart/page in SharePoint Online but I am not able to do that. the result which i am getting is as like. Any idea why this is not possible?
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What is the best custom C# Library for REST API

I'm going to write a lot of code that works with SharePoint lists and libraries over REST and C# (HttpClient) I want to create or find helper classes that help me do the following tasks over REST: ...
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Email going through even though workflow is disabled

We have workflow that send the email to Manager once the item is raised in the list. The problem is that when someone submits the item it send two emails to manager both are with different info in the ...
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How can i add css reference to app parts which is rendered in iframe from the master page

I have been trying to apply the CSS to Office365 App parts, the reference of the CSS is included in the header section of master page(which must not be tenant specific). I tried several codes. One of ...
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SharePoint Online 2013 Send Email at specified time?

I have a workflow that sends out email reminders for items that have a specified due date. If the items are due 30 days out it sends a reminder every Monday. If they're 7 days out or under it sends ...
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Search by content type using Search API in REST

I have two content types, softs ct and softs ct page having parent content types item and page . I managed to display results from custom list which is having softs ct but it doesn't display results ...
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Migrate Chart Web Part from SP 2007 to O365

I am doing sharepoint migration from 2007 to O365. I have chart web part in 2007 which is exactly in this link. https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/cc300164(v=office.12).aspx I want ...
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How can I sync SharePoint 2013 Online with my on-premise SharePoint 2010?

I have an on-premise SharePoint 2010. I want to gradually start migrating my lists and document libraries up to SharePoint 2013 Online (Office 365). Once the data is in SharePoint 2013 Online, it ...
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How to retrieve list hyperlink field values?

I know how to retrieve items like Title etc. I can query the columns and fetch data. But it doesnt show the hyperlinks. Appreciate if someone can help me out! getListItem.get_item('Link').get_url();
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Download RSS feed as xml file from Sharepoint Online using PowerShell

How it is possible to download xml file out of this feed (website) using PowerShell? I can authenticate with sharepoint using CSOM but do not what to do next. As service user is not administrator I ...
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Authenticate to Sharepoint Online/Office 365 with cURL

I am currently trying to develop a PHP application that checks whether or not a folder exists in a SharePoint directory. While I have managed to submit the right REST requests when logged in inside ...
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Sharepoint Version in word

Is there a way of embedding the SharePoint file version number in a Word document? Importantly, I'm using Word 2013 and SharePoint Online**. Various methods are discussed online but, for example, the ...
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Update the RegionalSettings in SharePoint online

I'm currently creating a number of sites in a SharePoint online environment. I'm doing this with the client object model. I want to automatically change the timezone of the site. In the userinterface ...
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Send Email from CSOM

Is it possible to send an Email from an Autohosted Sharepoint 2013 app from CSOM code (C#) with an attachment? I have the following code: EmailProperties properties = new EmailProperties(); ...
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Person or Group passed in Site Column - Office 365

Creating a multi tiered SharePoint site for managing certifications and other different types of records that relate to a person. I have created a roster that has all the personal information for the ...
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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 to add Client Web Part to .aspx page programmatically in SharePoint provider hosted app?

I have requirement to add Client Web Part to .aspx page programmatically in SharePoint provider hosted app, I have tried this link, but this is for SharePoint hosted app, below code is not working for ...
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Adding ListViewWebPart with CSOM

I have to add a few webparts to a default page using the Client side object model. For the most part this goes fine, I can add a XSLT and content query webparts. However, when i try to add a ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - How to remove space between web parts?

There's a very annoying chunk of space between webparts such as promoted link and a content editor, and I'd like to remove it. I tried some css found on the web, but that didn't solve it. Does anyone ...
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Using TokenHelper from backend with refresh tokens and app only access

I'm trying to implement a provider hosted app with the purpose of adding list items to sharepoint online sites from a scheduled job (console app) or windows service. So I've created a provider hosted ...
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Does SharePoint online support Translation management library?

Does SharePoint online support Translation management library? If so - where can find the library?
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How do you add Meta-tags/CSS/JavaScript to head on SharePoint Online (without unghosting the MasterPage)

I’ve found a few semi-related articles on how to add meta-tags to the head (without changing the definition of the page I believe). I need to do this in a couple different ways… first of all I need to ...
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Review and approval workflow for list

I'm making an workflow with two steps on reviewing. Fist step after a list item is included. The reviewer will verify the item and choose to accept or reject. If he rejects, the item is rejected ...
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Attach Multiple PDFs to Custom List when New Item added

I have created a Custom List, what I need is a simple way to add multiple PDF Forms attached to any newly created List Items. I have tried to accomplish this with a Work Flow but can't make it work ...
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How do I determine if a managed metadata group is for a site collection or not using CSOM?

I am iterating through managed metadata using CSOM and PowerShell against SharePoint Online. I need to know if a managed metadata group is a site collection group or if it is global. When I use the ...
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Can we use HTML 5.0 and css 3.0 on non-publishing site e.g Team site?

in SharePoint 2013 can we use HTML 5.0 and css 3.0 on non-publishing site e.g Team site? In this case publishing feature is not activated in the team site. What is best practice? Or should we use ...
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Scheduling tasks for SharePoint Online

As we are venturing into the Office 365/SharePoint Online world, there will be the need to run some routine maintenance scripts on schedule. For example, adding a service account as an administrator ...
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Add a button on each posts of a blog

I have a blog site and i want to add a "Facebook Share" button on the bottom of every post. For the moment the solution i found is to modify the master page to call a JQuery script that will modify ...
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taxonomy field error Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED))

I am using an Office 365 custom solution I have a custom list with a couple of taxonomy fields. I have added some JavaScript to customize the fields i.e.hide and show the fields depending on some ...
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Storing BaseTemplateID and not custom Web Template ID

I'm a bit confused regarding what I am seeing. I have two custom Web Templates, both of them are in the same format: {F1FCFC29-8FD1-4016-BC33-B03B00C50C03}#MinimalWebTemplate. That is what I expect, a ...