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Term Stores and sharepoint online/on premise

Just wondering why its not possible to create global terms for SharePoint that span across site collections. Is it because they are meant not to be used in this way? If this is the case then should ...
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SharePoint Online 2013 Designer Workflow stuck on Starting

Hi I have a Designer workflow that runs when an item is created or edited. All of a sudden, the workflow gets stuck at starting. If I terminate the workflow and start it again manually, it runs fine ...
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How to trigger a SharePoint 2013 workflow from a SharePoint 2010 workflow

Is it possible to trigger a SharePoint 2013 workflow from a SharePoint 2010 workflow. If yes then how can we achieve this. Suggest some help
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Migrating Team Site from OnPrem to SPO

I've been trying to get whole site migrated from OnPrem environment to SPO, using following instructions: https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/mt210445.aspx#PrepContentPackage OR https://blogs....
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Not being able to put the term set under another term set

Actually I want to put the certain term set under another term set in Term Store Management Tool. But the when I go to pin the term or reuse the term, the OK button in that SharePoint dialog window is ...
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SharePoint Homepage access issue

I created a new subsite on sharepoint and was managing permissions for the team members. By mistake I deleted my permission and now I cannot access the homepage. I can access other pages. When I try ...
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Format date in search query webpart - SharePoint Online

what i need to do is to compare two dates without year e.g if i have 06/12/2003 < 07/04/2012, i want this 06/12 < 07/04 how can i do that into a query builder? if somebody can help me i'll ...
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Download Site Page content

Is it possible to retrieve the content of a site page via CSOM. I can get a list of pages but now want to save the content only, I don't need the header, footer or any menus. If this could be done I ...
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How do you delete a persistent column/field for a library with SharePoint Online?

One of my users added a column/field named Active. She was not aware that it would be flagged a persistent column/field in SharePoint. Now when she adds huge swaths of documents to this library she ...
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Windows Event Log Error

Below is an error I am receiving when I try to edit and add to my SharePoint list: An error occurred while using the form. For more information, contact the site administrator. An entry has been ...
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Move or copy a O365 SharePoint subsite

How do you move or copy a O365 SharePoint subsite and all of its children subsites in one site collection to another site collection? I have looked at using PowerShell but it does not seem possible ...
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SharePoint Online - Remote Timer Job 401 Unauthorized

I'm trying to create a timer job to run against my SharePoint Online tenant. I have been following this video on Channel9. I believe I have everything set up correctly, however when it gets to ...
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CSOM for Anonymous Users (Office 365)

As far as I understand to allow CSOM calls we need to create a SharePoint App and request this permission via its manifest. Is my understanding correct? we would like to use CSOM from a PageLayout ...
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Slide Panel with AppPart

Does anyone have an example how to implement a slide panel that contains a App Part view?
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SharePoint online About Me page

I'm new to O365 and using SharePoint Online. I want to be able to search for users profiles from the front UI and see a list of their attributes. i.e. Name, phone number department, which documents ...
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create InfoPath Form in Form Library using the existing template in Office 365 REST/CSOM Not Working

I want to create InfoPath Form in Form Library from below code using the existing template in Office 365 I can't make it working by attaching it to template, Urgent help is appreciated. var ...
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Connect to SharePoint in Visual Studio

We are encountering an issue with debugging a SharePoint app. This issue has occurred suddenly, and after some extensive research, haven’t found the solution. When clicking Start (or F5), as per usual ...
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Hyperlink to Excel file in SharePoint Online: How to set by default that file opens in Excel (not Excel Online)?

I have put a hyperlink to an Excel file in our SharePoint (Online) to my company's intranet. How can I manage the file opens by default in Excel, not in Excel Online? Excel Online does not support ...
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Best SharePoint design for patients and checkups lists with document libraries

What would be the best design for a SharePoint online/2013 site where doctors/nurses could create patients, and add/link different scanned documents to these patients, while having some checkup ...
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add property to User Profile sharepoint 2013 online

I need to do a display template that shows an employee's list with name, department, photo and birthday. For this I'm trying to use the user profile service, it gives me everything except the birthday....
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SharePoint XAML Workflow - REST ISODateString to DateTime

I'm designing a SharePoint-hosted add-in declarative workflow. I'm calling a REST endpoint that returns me a DateTime value and I need to compare this date to current DateTime that I get using ...
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MountPoint security error: NoScript isn't enabled on the host site

I'm trying to call the following JSOM code from a JavaScript file uploaded into a document library in SharePoint Online (the code is called from an anchor tag in a custom search display template): ...
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SharePoint Online - Copy SharePoint List Items from multiple Subsites to a main site

I have a SharePoint site "Test", in which i have a Custom List "Test1 List". I also have a few Sub sites for the Test site and each subsite has a custom list associated with it (For example, Test2 ...
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Can't add excel status indicator

So I am unable to add a status indicator because of the following warning "You must specify a cell address." where I am supposed to chose the indicator values. I open up my excel attached sheet and ...
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SharePoint Online JavaScript client

Is there a way to connect to SharePoint Online from Web client javascript (js-code embedded in an .aspx page). How can I authenticate ? How can I access list item objects such as library ...
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SharePoint 2013/Online - Display Add-In List in App Part

I have created an Add-In that contains a list. How can I display this list inside an app part? I've created the app part (client web part), so I'm assuming I need to reference the list on it somehow. ...
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How to create multiple fields with their datatypes using REST API?

According to MSDN, we can create field like below.. $.ajax({ url: "http://<site url>/_api/web/lists(guid'da58632f-faf0-4a78-8219-99c307747741') /fields", type: "POST", data: "{ '...
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Change Custom List Close Button

I have a Custom List called "Items" When a user Views or Edits an item in this list I would like the Close or Save button to redirect the user to the home page and not the Default "All Items" of the ...
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People Lookup in SharePoint Online Form: Can I specify which users you can find and select?

I have a SharePoint Online form where a user can choose their name from the People lookup. I want each user to be able to choose their name only, not choose anyone else. But a Manager can choose ...
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Get ID of a Parent Folder in a Document Library

For the following folder structure, let's say I am viewing documents under "Level 2 Folder", I would like to get ID for "Level 2 Folder" using JavaScript, either using JSCOM or Rest API for SharePoint ...
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SharePoint Modal dialog page is empty

I have tried creating a modal dialog in a SharePoint Hosted APP using this script but I am getting an empty page in the resulting modal dialog. <script type="text/javascript"> var ...
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How to use List.Rootfolder.Files.Add to add Check-In Comment?

I am bulk loading 288K files to a DoclIb on SharePoint Online using OfficeDevPnP.Powershell.V16 and need to add a Check-In Comment programmatically. Currently I first upload the file, then call Set-...
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Query Email from linked Task list to create Email Appointment

i've reached a dead end with linked lists in SharePoint Online: I created two Lists "Tasks" and "Data". The Data list has a unique Identifier (ID-Number) that is used by tasks to connect tasks (often ...
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Updating metadata when uploading file using REST API

Is there a need to update document's metadata every after uploading the file to SharePoint using Rest API?
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How synchronize single sign on mechanism with prime drive and office 365 online?

I have developed a office 365 online SharePoint portal site , I have placed a link to third party storage tool link . If I click that link it automatically sing-in with the same office 365 login , how ...
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Link certain files from Sharepoint Online to company's intranet

We are using SharePoint Online for team collaboration on a project. A subsite/library under my company's account has been created for that. I cannot edit the overall public site as it is managed ...
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Sharepoint add ID from list to task

I would like to add the ID from a list to a task list. I have created a column in the task list as lookup and SET field: ID (from list) to value: List ID However, the ID still does not appear in ...
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loading workflowservice manager from javascript giving “Invalid request” error

I have a web part page where a list view is added and need to start workflows on items in this list using java script, on click of a button. Below is the code snippet, which fails with error message ...
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How do I alter the CSS for a page's title?

I have been using an outside CSS file to change the look of our SharePoint sites. Where I have run into an issue is changing the title font. /*============= Title Changes =============*/ .ms-...
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Difference between Search REST API and Lists REST API

I'm having difficulty explaining my question, mainly based on the reason for the question itself. So the whole issue is a circular mess in my head. I really have a slew of questions. Please ...
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How to get shared folders and files from OneDrive for Business

We have a website based on Sharepoint Online (Office365). We can get all folders and files from OneDrive for Business using this request: https://mydomain-my.sharepoint.com/personal/...
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How to get author/Created by information of an item using SharePoint designer 2013 Web service call?

I'm trying to make a HTTP Web service call using SharePoint Designer 2013. The URL I'm using is https://<site url>/_api/web/lists/getbytitle(My List)/items?$select=id,Created,Author/Id&$...
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Calendar View not displaying correctly

I am using SharePoint Online, I have a calendar that multiple people use to share their schedules with each other. It is not set up as a Group Calendar in Advanced Settings. When I create a custom ...
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SharePoint DLL'S missing in C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\15\ISAPI

Dear All, I have no SharePoint installed in my PC except visual studio and designer 2013. But want to program for Infopath and get the requirement done.I had installed .MSI file from the below url ...
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Inserting CSS in top navigation bar

I would like to alter the look of the top navigation bar, but I am not sure how to insert the CSS into the page. I know all the elements' class names, but changing their default styles seems to be ...
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Filtering & grouping a SharePoint 365 Task List in Gantt Not functioning

I need some help with a setting that is located somewhere that I just can't find. On SharePoint for Office 365 I have a task list that displays a few custom list lookup fields. I want to be able to ...
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Is it possible to organize the site contents page?

When navigating to Settings > Site Contents you see a page, alphabetically displaying the lists, libraries and apps of that site. Is it possible to group/organize these into logical groups? I cant ...
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Provider Host App Error The remote server returned an error: (401) Unauthorized in SharePoint Site

When I run the app from Visual Studio, I get the page where I opt to trust the app. However, I get the 401 Unauthorized error when I try to access the app from the site. Stack trace: [WebException: ...
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Control Calendar Overlay with Master Calendar

I am trying to make a master calendar that not only views multiple lower level calendar's, but also can affect change to the overlay calendars. The best example I can think of would be to say, I have ...
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Workflow Not Trigger When Item Is created by SharePoint App

I have created SharePoint 2013 Designer workflow ,in that i have used App Step. so app step create item in task list with Created by name is SharePoint App. I Have a workflow attached to Task List , ...