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Workflow send email on due date even after date changes

I must create a couple of Workflows, which will send notification to users (something like a reminder). I have created a first WF that will be activated when item will be created or modified ...
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sharepoint app upgrade process with database -error temporarily unavaiable

hello i recently began to develop apps for sharepoint 2013 online on my office365 account. And i am getting more familiar with upgrade process. So I know how to upgrade app for sharepoint online. Only ...
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New Infopath 2013 in o365?? … Select the form template to open this xml file?

I create a new forms library in o365/SPO. I click new document and it opens infopath2013 and asks for select the form template to open this xml file Where do I get this from? Also if select New ...
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programatically change the initiator when inserting a new list item

is this possible to do? I can creating new list items in C# using the client object model. We use a base account for all request and want to change the initiator to someone else when the list item is ...
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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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Add “ProjectName” on Project Settings List to another page

I have been asked to modify our project portal site to include the project name on each page at the top (we have about 25 pages in the site and we don't want the administrator to have to manually add ...
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What is the difference between /_layouts/usagedetails.aspx and /_layouts/WebAnalytics/Reports.aspx?

I've been reading about web analytics for SharePoint Online and everything I have read says to refer to https://[site]/_layouts/usagedetails.aspx. When I go there, I get the following message: Usage ...
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How to upload a file attachment to a new list item using Sharepoint Online remotely

I need to upload a file to a new list item in Sharepoint Online from a clientapp. The list exists allready, but I create new list items and tried to upload file as attachements. I tried it over CSOM, ...
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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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Workaround for inviting external users to site-level groups in office365

I've got a site collection where each subsite requires their own unique permission groups (Let's call them siteVisitors, siteMembers and siteOwners) Users in the siteMembers and siteVisitors groups ...
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Is it possible to email from a list?

Ok, so we have an app in Lotus Notes currently that receives emails (in a modified Notes mailbox). The emails have added fields so that processing and workflows can happen (lots of script, scheduled ...
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Jslink field run function after field is rendered

i did registered function for custom field rendering with RegisterTemplateOverrides and my custom field render works quite nicely. Part of the field is input box for autocomplete, my issue is how to ...
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How to develop a SharePoint Designer Workflow Action for use in SharePoint (2013) online

Over the past few years I have been developing custom workflow actions - for use in SharePoint Designer workflows - for SharePoint 2007, 2010 and 2013 (on-premise). See this example for the kind of ...
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How to upload file to Doc library using PHP

I am trying to upload a file to SharePoint document library using REST or SOAP but I am stuck, the documentation is just about the headers of the request How to build the URL string? How to do the ...
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Sharepoint Online default search result/scope in the small “global” search box

We are using O365/SharePoint Online 2013. Can the default search result/scope in the small/global search box in upper right corner of SharePoint sites be changed? As the default is "This Site" and we ...
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How to create a shortcut for document library creation?

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. We have document centers for users and we use document libraries as the main level categories and then we have some files and a few sub-folders under them. ...
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how to auto-fill a rich text box by selecting a item in drop-down list in InfoPath

i am making a form by infoPath. i wanna make a function which is : i got two lists named 'Support Requests' and 'Feather Stories'. 'Support Requests' got two columns called 'title' and 'content'. ...
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Show recently changed or uploaded documents

I know there has been previous questions on the subject, but I haven't yet found an answer suited to my situation. I would like to create a list/app/webpart on my SharePoint page to display any ...
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Sharepoint Online - Followed Site activity in Newsfeed

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 Plan 1. I've been trying to search the internet for information about the issue but cannot find anything recent. So my problem/question is that why there are ...
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Connect to SharePoint Online from Azure Worker Role

I wanted to connect to SharePoint online from Azure Work Role. Any pointers to that scenario will also help me a lot. I also need best practices for connecting to SharePoint online from Azure Worker ...
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Update SharePoint Apps issue

I've tried to update SharePoint hosted app to a new version. It works great on SharePoint on-premises, but on SharePoint online I have a strange behavior - I've got the error There was a problem ...
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SharePoint Online vs On Premises

What are the advantages/ disadvantages of using SharePoint Online vs On Premise? I want to inform one of my clients and convince as they are interested in SharePoint 2013.
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execute workflow on feild change

I have a list of proposals and I want to trigger a workflow based on if the status goes from Active or Submitted to Archived I created a workflow with an if status = archived but It will trigger the ...
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How to use excel services REST api in Sharepoint Hosted App

I need to call excel service rest api as follows on the 'Summary' library in hostweb ...
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How do I enable a custom action in the ribbon of wiki page without having selected files or any files for that matter?

So I have a custom action in my ribbon with this Location: "Ribbon.WikiPageTab.PageActions.Controls._children" (I was told that Ribbon.WikiPageTab.PubPageAction.Controls._children was the correct ...
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Building a ticketing system in Sharepoint Online - which method is better?

Good day, everyone. We are planning to implement a discussion-board based ticketing system on SharePoint Online 2013. One of the important functional requirements would be restricting access to ...
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Sharepoint Online box-shadows in Internet Explorer

I've been smoothing out the edges in our O365/Sharepoint Online 2013 intranet with box-shadow and border-radius. Everything works find and looks good in Chrome & Firefox but in IE we get weird ...
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Filtering list based on user preferences

On SharePoint I have 3 lists created. The 1st list contains 2 columns: user's unique ID and user's name. The 2nd list contains 2 columns: user's ID and a multiple choice of preferences of ...
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How do I craft a URL to open a Word document in the Word client app? SP2013 Online

I have a client hosted application that points to a number of documents in a Sharepoint 2013 Online Document Library. I have figured out how to craft the url's such that the document opens in the ...
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How does one access and modify the content of site pages using the SharePoint 2013 Rest API?

Basically I have a ribbon custom action and I would like to put it in page actions. When the user clicks on it it accesses the HTML content of the page and modifies it in order to give for instance ...
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Master Page Inheritance stops working and breaks the site look

We're experiencing an issue with a number of Sites in SharePoint Online where by the Master Page inheritance stop working and the page looks like the image below. To fix it I need to apply a theme ...
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Prefered way of custom styling for 2013 apps?

I created some autohosted apps ( for Office 365) and by default there's a script setStyleSheet(); that makes the app look like the rest of the page. This is something I want but I would also like to ...
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Getting Calendar items on Office 365 using REST API

Hi SharePoint Ninjas, I am having trouble with a REST call using jQuery on Office 365 and was wondering if you guys have ever experienced something similar and could give me some hints? What I am ...
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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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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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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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Remove role from group programmatically, CSOM

I would like to remove the contribute permission level from a specific group. I use this code: Group group1 = web.SiteGroups.GetByName("StudentsKls11"); RoleDefinition readDef = ...
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Suspend and resume SharePoint Online workflow using CSOM - Ecmascript

I have a requirement where the Master user has power to interrupt any workflow and put it on hold and the approvals should be stopped on that workflow until the Master user resumes the workflow. When ...
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SharePoint Online: Enable Word document review rights without granting edit rights

All, I am wondering if it is possible to configure document security settings on a Word Online document in a SharePoint Documents List such that a user can make comments to a document, but only ...
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Dynamic Navigation Link bar URL to reference current site

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. I was wondering if there is a way to use links in Global Navigation Bar (Not the suite bar) that would reference the site the user is on at the moment. Why ...
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How do I prevent web parts from disappearing when copying a web part page to a new tenancy (Sharepoint 2013 Online)

I am needing to copy multiple pages from a Sharepoint online tenancy (Let's call it 'Tenancy A') to Sharepoint tenancies 'B', 'C', 'D' etc.. This works without issue when copying pages that contain ...
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Display a current user profile picture

I am a newbie just started with SharePoint's development. I am trying to develop an app for my online site. I would like to show a current user profile picture through asp Image box . Can someone help ...
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Stop working of submit button after the last day to submit set by admin

I have a grid view and and a text box which submits the value after click of submit button. I have set a last date to submit the value. Now I want that after that date, no one should be able to write ...
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Get max value from list

I have a grid view, I am sending ID and some bid value on click of submit to some list. Now I want to pick max value from that list against each ID.
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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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MVC SPO Search API The system cannot find the file specified. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070002)"}]

We have a .Net MVC WebAPI solution that is connecting to SPO 2013 Search API and loading a local SQL DB that was working perfectly in an Azure cloud service. We tried to deploy it an on-prem Web/SQL ...
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List with > 5000 items working with Paging?

Not sure if this is a bug or something; I have a List that contains around 12,000 items in SharePoint Online. I was experimenting with it and it seems to still show items using a View with Paging ...
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Unsupported features: Display of formulas in cells

I have a number of Excel templates that are stored in SharePoint library. When trying to either view or edit the files in my browser, I get the error message that the browser can't be used because ...
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Angular JS in sharepoint 2013 script editor web part issue

I have written a very simple script to test angularJS ng-repeat. Here is the script <script type="text/javascript" ...
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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 ...