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Remote Event Receivers Troubles

So I've been working with the remote event receivers for Sharepoint 2013. I'm working with having them connect to a local IIS server to accept the inbound events as the Visual Studio tools make it ...
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Follow Blog in SharePoint? [on hold]

How to get the current user to follow blogs in SharePoint?
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Filling in Lookup columns with AD information SP2013

Im trying to put together a simple contact list. Our Sharepoint Online is linked up to our Active directory. I was wondering if its possible to automate as much as possible to minimise errors on this ...
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Apply theme to subsite from SharePoint hosted app + javascript

I have to make a SharePoint-hosted-app for creating subsites and applying a theme on created subsites programmatically. my app is installed on root site (site collection) and I want to change ...
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Infopath Form adds #sideNavBox - Tried hiding via Embed/Snippet

I created an Infopath form and it displays the .ms-verticalAlignTop style to the left of the form. This essentially 'pushes' the form webpart to the right off-centered with a blank area to the left ...
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Workflow to email after date trigger in SPD 2013

Ive put together view on my Sharepoint list to highlight new users that start within the next week that havent been processed yet. Im looking to get an email sent out aswell to prompt that there is a ...
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Visual Studio 2013 - Can't login (the popup frame bugs out)

*Edit* The issue was solved. It seems that using the registry value RealTimeIsUniversal = 1 messes up with the authentication procedure. There seems to be many other issues present if one uses this ...
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Update available page layouts of web using CSOM

Is it possible to update the available page layouts of a web using CSOM? In the interface you can change them by going to the site setting and then to page layout and site template settings, but I ...
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Default to browse tab instead of edit tab on NewForm.aspx

Ive had a look back over previous questions regarding this but cant seem to see a solution for sharepoint online/ 365. Basically we have a page that the end user uses to log a request and we would ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - How to add basic header to a Oslo masterpage?

I'd like to add a header to the Oslo masterpage, but I can't figure out how. Does anyone know? Thank you very much. This is what I use for the footer of the page. Update: <SharePoint:AjaxDelta ...
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Generating User Security Context from a SharePoint Online workflow Activity

I have following SharePoint components-- A SharePoint online site with bunch of document libraries. Deployed workflow custom actions using visual studio and sandbox solution. Created provider ...
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App in app catalog only available in specific sitecollection

I'm creating a provider hosted app for sharepoint which contains a number of client web parts. The app is for a specific department and it needs some custom configuration (columns, contenttypes etc) ...
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Opening CQWP document links in Office Online editing mode

We started using Sharepoint Online 2013 and for our document/file managing needs we have created a few document centers. The document center comes with one pre-built document library and the front ...
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How to add a file to a tag on sharepoint online 2013 using powershell

I'm using powershell to add files to sharepoint and we are using tags instead of folders, I was wondering how would i go about it? Thanks D
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List Item required field: Change of form element Title attribute?

In my SP Online (2013) site I have some heavily customised list input forms, the input fields of which I have been quite happily referencing using jQuery using the following syntax: ...
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scrollbar appears while page is loading - share point 2013

I'm stuck witch a scrollbar (horizontal and vertical)that appears on the site while loading. It's kind of disturbing, it appears about 280 px below the top and is around 18XX px wide. I can't find a ...
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403 Error connecting to ODATA via External Content Type with SharePoint

I have a tenant on SharePoint Online (the new 2013 version). In that tenant, I have a Project Online site collection. Project Online hosts a very nice OData endpoint at ...
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SharePoint 2013 Searching multiple Site collections?

Is there a Search or Portal site Hierarchy/ Structure option in SharePoint 2013 that would enable a searching of specific and multiple site collections (not just Search all) We opened a ticket with ...
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View uls logs for sharepoint online

I want to read ULS logs for my sharepoint online server. Is there any standard way of doing it ?
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VBA code to notify a user that an Excel document has already been checked out if they attempt to edit it

I have a working, macro enabled Excel sheet on a SharePoint site for about 20 people to all use. I have it set so that it requires to be checked out in order to edit (So that only one person can edit ...
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Error starting a workflow on host web from within a SharePoint-hosted app

I am trying to start a workflow on the host web from within a web part in an app. Here is my code: var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var hostWebUrl = hostUrl; var ...
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Combined Tasks List Data View Web Part - SharePoint Designer 2013

I am looking to create a list that will show all outstanding tasks from multiple Task lists that are in multiple site-collections in Sharepoint Online/Office 365. I am aware that there are 3rd party ...
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Add font to drop down on SharePoint online

Is it possible to add a font like Arial to the list of available fonts when editing a wiki? we have SharePoint online so we don't have access to any back-end folders.
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What's a good source for SharePoint 2013 Workflow instructional info?

A library and Amazon search only provided 1 book that isn't being published until September. I checked out the author's website and there wasn't anything specific to the question there. Lynda.com ...
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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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Hiding the toolbar of a Listview webpart through CSOM

I recently successfully added a web-part to the frontpage using the method from Add Document Library XsltListViewWebPart using CSOM or web services However, it seems impossible to disable the toolbar ...
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Best way to handle with ThreadAbortException in SharePoint Online

I often face up with execution timeout issue when developing web parts. Each time a code-behind method process large data that may take times, the Thread was being aborted error occurs. Because in ...
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Adding webparts into content areas

By default in Sharepoint 2010, new pages I create have a really rich editing experience, allowing the user to add formatted text and webparts into the same content area e.g. default page. These pages ...
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Unable to install provider hosted app in office 365 site

I am working on provider hosted app using office 365 environment. If i click on f5 then it is working fine,so now i want to publish app to my office 365 site. I have created .app file and app ...
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SharePoint Online limitations

It seems like the content query webpart doesnt't exist in SharePoint online, at least not in my plan (Plan 2, E plans should have it). I didn't read that until I was looking for it. Does anybody know ...
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Do SharePoint-hosted apps have a persistent PropertyBag

I'm trying to store some user-configurable settings inside a PropertyBag. The getters and setters seem to work correctly, at least while the app is still open, but when I refresh the app's page it ...
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Move the (linked to item with edit menu) ellipsis options to a different column

I know there are already some solutions relating to this on the website but I can't seem to make this work within SPD 2013? I'm also not sure if it's exactly the solution I'm after. What I'd like is ...
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Replacing the Office 365 logo and link in Sharepoint Online Suite Bar

We just started using the O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 (SPO Plan 1) and we would like to have our custom suite bar logo or preferably just text on the left upper corner with a link to our root SP ...
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Stuck in “Preview Page” mode in SharePoint 2013

I was editing the Seattle Master Page and suddenly my site got stuck in the "Preview Page" mode: And I don't know how to stop it. I returned back the template to the original Seattle template but ...
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How to AppPermissionRequest for more than one generic list?

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 Online - Provider Hosted App, which needs to have write access on two generic lists. Instead of requesting access on web is it possible to request app access for ...
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How to change the blog posts view when navigating through categories?

currently I've been struggling for a while with the following problem: In my SharePoint blog site I have the following default view of posts: http://s16.postimg.org/yvmu0j51x/Default_site.jpg When I ...
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Create a List in Host Web based on custom Content Type

I have created a custom Content Type in a SharePoint App. I've had no problems making a list based off of this Content Type in the App Web. Requirements of my project have changed and I'd like to ...
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Office 365- Accessing lists refers wrong URL (URL/App name)

I'm new to NAPA tool. I started to build simple apps using NAPA tool. And I tried to access a list in office 365 site using below code. After I publish the app it shows an error message: Message: List ...
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What is UI version 16?

I’m currently porting a SharePoint Server 2013 site collection to Office 365/SharePoint Online. While uploading master pages, I find the UI version option 4, 15 and 16. This implies that there is a ...
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Setting value of Enterprise Keywords using CSOM

I have included the enterprise keywords column in my contenttype and list and I try to set the value using the managed CSOM. I just used the default already existing column so the column name is ...
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SharePoint Custom Reference Number

I made an InfoPath form for users to complete and submit on a SharePoint page. I added a custom reference code which seemed to work but now skips numbers very randomly and has even duplicated a ...
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Email Snippet System using SharePoint Online Workflow

I am wondering if anyone has advice on a proposed system. Here is how it works. A weekly email is sent to employees every monday explaining to reply back in bulleted list what they got done last week ...
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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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Powershell script for user profile properties in SharePoint Online 2013?

Does anyone know of a Powershell script that can be used to pull user profile information from SharePoint Online 2013? The SharePoint server scripts are useless. Particularly, we are looking for a ...
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Download Root level folders,sub folders and all files using CSOM C#

I have to Download Root level folders, sub folders and all files using CSOM and C#. I have to save the same folder structure and all file paths into the local system. Please provide the solution for ...
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Excel 2013 workbook will not open in client application from SharePoint, only browser

I created a protected, macro enabled, .xlsm workbook on excel 2010 that is meant to be edited by many people. I uploaded it on my company's SharePoint site (Not sure if it is 2010 or 2013, I can't ...
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Looping context.executeQueryAsync(function () {

Can anyone help me in looping through the Terms. I have 4 Level Terms for ex: NType - 1 State - 1 Jurisdiction - 1 Agency Name - 1 Agency Name - 2 ...
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Possible to add a workflow on a website mailbox?

In SharePoint 2013 it is possible to create a website mailbox? Is it possible to add a workflow onto it? What I want is the following: The Postbox got an E-Mail and at this time the workflow must ...
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Creating Specific Alerts to Certain Users

Here's the issue. Two of my co-workers need alerts for specific criteria in the CAPACI list. One of my co-workers gets alerts sent right to his email. All he knows is if someone submits a form with ...
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Unable to add an app on sharepoint online 2013 of O-365?

The app is already in the corporate store but while adding the app it gives error "You can't add this app here.". for details "Ask your administrator to turn on Web Site Autohosting" Details ...