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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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Move web to recycle bin using CSOM

I have the code below, that deletes all websites below a specific web. It works fine, but deletes the webs permanently. I want it to move the webs to the recycle bin instead. What do I have to change ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How to make People Picker column Read only in SharePoint 2013

I am trying to make people picker column in my list edit form "Read-only". I found many solutions that worked on SharePoint 2010 but couldn't find a reliable solution for SharePoint 2013/Office 365. ...
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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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Link/Hyperlink to be Open in New tab?

How can I set to open some particular links in new tab(by default) from Global Navigation bar and Link from Link List app.