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External Users access and Block IP range for Internet facing site for SP Online and AZURE (On-Prem)

We have SharePoint 2013 Environment License E1 with P2 and need assistance of below question 1) In our application, we want to provide access to External users they don't have license, Is it possible ...
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Install sandbox package from app

I have sandbox solution for SharePoint Online (wsp package without dll) and I want install this package from app (for simplest installation). Is it possible?
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Using BCS and WCF to add external data to sharepoint index

Being completely new to the whole SharePoint environment, I am having trouble understanding exactly how to crawl external data into a SharePoint index. What I need to accomplish is that a user can ...
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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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Send Email from approval task form

In my reusable workflow, I have added an approval action. Everything works perfectly. What I want is - When approver comes to approval form, he should be able to send notification email to the ...
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Export Custom List to Excel using Workflow

I am running Sharepoint Online and have a question about Export to Excel using a workflow. I currently have an Approval workflow that is initiated when the user fills out their web form. I want to ...
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Surfacing an SharePoint Online Access Services query for use externally

Is there any way to write a query in Access Services for SharePoint Online, and surface its results through either web services or the Client Object Model for .NET? Like the way that the tables are ...
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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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Grouped notification email workflow

I was wondering if anyone could possibly help me with my SharePoint 2010 issue. I recently created a CRM System within SharePoint for my small business which utilizes a email notification workflow. ...
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Submit a New Copy of List Item

Good day! I have a sharepoint List that has an Infopath Form template. I am encountering problem, I have a List Item and when Item is Approved I want to make a copy of it. What I did was when item is ...
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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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can't connect to sharepoint online from visual studio 2013

I'm new to SharePoint and have just set up a demo developer site. When I try to run my app in Visual studio 2013, it prompts me to log in to Office 365 for which I do have account. But once I've ...
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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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Invoke PowerShell script to create Office 365 user from workflow?

We have a PowerShell script to create Office 365 users, which creates the user and then does all the Exchange Online admin, putting them in the right Distribution groups, sharing their calendars, ...
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Email notifications to customers from public facing Office 365

Here is what my end user wants. There's a list on the site of useful things (could be announcements, press releases, articles etc) and this list gets used to show people things all over the public ...
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Visual Web Part Property Validation in Sandbox Solution [SharePoint Online 2013]

How can I validate a custom web part property in a Sandbox solution (SharePoint Online 2013 environment)? I am throwing a WebPartPageUserException when validation fails, as shown below. private ...
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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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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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Sharepoint Online - sharing with non-licensed users

I am facing continued challenges in sharing folders and subsites with non-licensed users. Simply put, I am struggling in making this process easy for the end-user, often paying clients who need to ...
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Access the SharePoint online webservice from a console application

I tried to access a SharePoint Online web service i.e (/_vti_bin/Lists.asmx). I used the code sample provided in the following article : ...
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Profile Picture missing from SkyDrive Pro after theme change

I was asked to look into changing our organisation's SkyDrive Pro theme to Orange. As we were working with a developer and they weren't exactly sure how changing the theme would affect our sites they ...
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Add items to Sharepoint Online list using Web Service provided by sharepoint

I want to add a new item to a sharepoint list using /_vti_bin/Lists.asmx web service. I have used the following code SharePointListService.Lists currentListService = new ...
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SharePoint Online Track Inactive Users

How do you setup auditing so that you can track users not interacting with SharePoint Online?
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“Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.ServerUnauthorizedAccessException” while executing Query in Sharepoint app model

I am working with Sharepoint app model. I am using autohosted as an option and trying to debug it. I am getting the client context as var clientContext = ...
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Count number of references in a multi-value lookup column

I'm using SharePoint Online, and I have one list of meetings, and one list of people. Meeting has a multi-value lookup column of people, so that several people can be added to a meeting. How would I ...
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Create a Windows Service Application to update a Sharepoint List.

I have a requirement to Create a Windows Service Application that can read items from a Web Service and update a Share point Online List. Is it possible to do some work around like this? If yes then ...
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Get a List from Office365 using REST API

I want to get a SP2013 list and I can't use CSOM. I've registered my app (a cmd test app, not a SP hosted one) on Sharepoint and have a clientId and clientSecret. But when I submit the Authorize Url ...
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Looping retrieved Items throws an InvalidCastException

I have some very simple code using the client object model to retrieve a list and all items from that list from a SharePoint 2013 Online site. When the ExecuteQuery() fires, I use Fiddler to view the ...
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Integrating recaptcha in sharepoint online

Have anyone intregrated recaptcha with Office 365? I need to integrate recaptcha with SharePoint online and I am worried about adding the recaptcha.dll to the references.
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Can we have any OOB webpart in SharePoint in SharePoint 2010 same as SharePoint 2013 content search webpart

I need a web part in SharePoint 2010 that similar to SharePoint 2013 content search web part. We have any OOB webparts or custom webparts? Is is possible to develop that kind of web part in SharePoint ...
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Calculated value formula

I need help with the formula for the following problem. I have a list where you fill in a number of ordered items, and another column where you fill in how many of the items that are receieved. Lets ...
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List does not exist Error message in list view page

One of my web parts (almost basic list view web part) started giving an error, "List does not exist. The page you selected contains a list that does not exist. It may have been deleted by another ...
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Edit links in OOTB “Community Tools” web part in office 365

I've a requirement to show some custom links in OOTB "community tools" webpart (which will be shown only to community owners and moderators). I've to remove few links and add some custom links to ...
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how do I change the size of the breadcrumb in SP2013 Online?

I would like to change the size of our breadcrumb in SP2013. We have the online version. I have full administrator privileges, but have no experience with SP Designer, but are happy to have a go, if ...
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CQWP, CommonViewFields, column with swedish special characters does not go to xsl

I have a CQWP that i want to use to rollup list information from som sub sites, the lists contains columns that are named with Swedish characters: Å, Ä, and Ö. Have in mind also that I am doing this ...
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Process Document from SharePoint 2013 Online App Host Site Externally

I am attempting to create a SharePoint 2013 Online App that will process documents stored on the host site collection. I'm able to use jQuery ajax to retrieve a file from the host site collection and ...
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get all joined community sites under current site collection in search results/REST search/CSOM

I've list of community sites in a site collection, and I have a publishing page on my site collection with a content editor WebPart on it. I've to show list of joined community sites on this webpart ...
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SharePoint Community new feeds are not showing in mysite

We have a community site, and I posted in that community site with tags specified. But it's not showing in the mysite news feed, when I search with that tags. Neither in the community site, it's not ...
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Call executeQueryAsync method second time gives first time result

In the code I tried to get the data from 2 different LIST. Input of the second query will be done after executing first list. $(document).ready(function () { $("#SearchButton").click(function ...
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Infopath 2013 Web Service in O365

Good day. I am having a problem in my Infopath 2013 Data Connection. When I tried creating a new data connection using SOAP web service and entered this url ...
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Infopath 2013 hide ribbons

I published an infopath form to my list. I want to hide the edit ribbon as shown below. but unfortunately when I hide ribbon using Form Options in Infopath 2013, my Rich Text Field named as Body ...
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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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Is it possible to ask a question about the usefulness of an answer in SharePoint?

Is it possible to have a question attached to each answer in a discussion forum asking the user whether the answer was useful or not?
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Access External List Items in Sharepoint Online

I have created an external content type for SharePoint Online using share point designer. Now I need to create a web part that will fetch the data from the External List and filter it and show them ...
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How can I disable the Document Library drag and drop function?

Before I start - I'm new to this SharePoint development lark and am slowly familiarising myself with it. We're using SharePoint online and I have amended the SharePoint out-of-the-box document ...
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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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How to setup Development and UAT for SharePoint Online Multitenant

We are migrating to Office 365 / SharePoint Online (i.e. SharePoint 2013) Multi tenant environment. I want to make sure that we must have a Development and UAT environment which should reflect the ...
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Custom form for custom list causing “A potentially dangerous Request.Path value was detected from the client (:)”

I am working on trying to convert a custom sandbox solution to work with SP2013 Online. I can get the feature to activate, and all of our lists are created. However, the custom form we use for the ...
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Changing the Publishing New Page Default Settings using JSOM SharePoint 2013

I have a task where I need to Set the New Page Default Settings as you do at "/_layouts/15/AreaTemplateSettings.aspx" but I need to do this via JSOM. Does anyone know how to do this? The New Page ...
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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. ...