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Create unique number with ListItem [ID] and [Today] age in Calculated Column Formula

Without a Workflow, How is it possible to make it works this Formulas: =TEXT( [Created] ,"YYYYMMDD") &"-" & REPT("0",4-LEN([ID])) & [ID] =Today() - [Created]
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How to authenticate user in sharepoint online using javascript

I have a public site on Office 365 SharePoint Online. By default when user clicks on to sign in, it redirect to Microsoft login page. I don't want to redirect user to Microsoft login page. But ...
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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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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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Help with Dual Javascript countdown clock

I am having a little trouble figuring out how to make this work properly, I am trying to put a small countdown clock in the left column and one in the right column, which will show a countdown to two ...
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Create content organizer rule in SharePoint Online using CSOM code

Records Center is one of my site collection on Office 365. I want to create some 100 odd Content organizer rule. Creating it manually does not make any sense. So I would want to automate this ...
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Retrieve all site collections

I want to retrieve all site collections in an Online tenant through Visual Studio: I can do it via Powershell: get-sposite on-premise server : Get-SPSite on-premise again: var sites = ...
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Why does my Event Receiver (sandboxed) not work on Sharepoint Online, but works perfect on premise

using System; using System.Security.Permissions; using Microsoft.SharePoint; using Microsoft.SharePoint.Security; using Microsoft.SharePoint.Utilities; using Microsoft.SharePoint.Workflow; namespace ...
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Info Path 2010 read and update accdb with Sharepoint Online

I am new to Sharepoint and to Info Path, so I hope can correctly articulate my goal, here. I would like to use Info Path to distribute forms which read,update and delete records in an Access 2010 db ...
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Add document preview to Document library form

I need to create form to enter metadata for newly uploaded document in document library in SharePoint Online. In that form user should be able to see preview of uploaded document. Actually, user ...
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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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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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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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Workflow getting Access denied when calling the rest webservice from subsite

i have following problem. I am using SP 2013 Online and i am trying to access some informations from the sub site, like http://[SPOnlineUrl]/SubSite/_api/web/title. But i will always get the annoying ...
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CRUD Tasks using Javascript via REST OData

I've looked this post to build CRUD process using JavaScript via REST OData. I've have managed it for Risks and Issues list. But, I haven't succeeded for Tasks item. What's the difference between ...
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The remote server returned an error: (403) Forbidden

I am developing a C# console application on my local computer running on Windows 8. My target SharePoint server is SharePoint Online on Office 365. I am trying to get the web site name using web.Title ...
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Displaying list with only unique values in title column

I have a requirement, an item should be added to a list, in the list web-part it should only display the title field value with unique values. In the list as shown above, it should display ...
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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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Query large (over 5000 records) Sharepoint list from Infopath error

I have an Info Path form which contains a drop down list attached to a Data connection. The data is coming from a SharePoint list with well over 20,000 records. To combat the size of this list we ...
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How do you send emails to external email address in sharepoint online workflows

My client is using Office 365 and has SharePoint Online. Is there a way to send emails to external users or external email address using workflows? More Info: This is what happens when I try to ...
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SharePoint Web Part from App that is NOT in another domain or inside an iFrame?

We created SharePoint Hosted App that offers a Web Part we can add to SharePoint 2013 pages. The problem is that web part installs as an iframe pointing to the apps domain. Two challenges in ...
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Setting JSLink SharePoint online

Has anybody successfully set the JSLink for SP Online? I usually set it through Powershell on the view itself but that Command isn't available Online ...
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How to get List by Url using SharePoint 2013 CSOM

SharePoint 2013 CSOM API contains the following methods for accessing List object: ListCollection.GetById method - returns the list with the specified list identifier ListCollection.GetByTitle ...
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How to enable sub menu on the global menu?

We recently signed up for Office 365 and are in the process of building out oure SharePoint site. We started with the default site, a Team Site and have built out the following site map: Site Sub ...
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SharePoint online refer custom css and javascript in MasterPage (Site Assets)

How to add references to css and js files in HTML master pages. The files are residing in SharePoint libraries.
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SharePoint Online office 365, Can we have multiple site collections with anonymous access enabled

Can we have multiple public anonymous access site collections in a tenant
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Deployment strategy for Office 365 SharePoint 2013 stuff

A SharePoint 2013 office 365 development site has following items in it which needs to be migrated to the office 365 UAT environments. OOB CSWP (Search w/p) Newsfeed w/p. Blog w/p Lots of ...
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Changes not reflecting in WebPart

In sharepoint2010 I am using a webpart and custom toolpart[]. The following code is for toolpart array public override Microsoft.SharePoint.WebPartPages.ToolPart[] GetToolParts() { ...
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How can I access the shared link for a file/folder (sent in an email) through Sharepoint REST API?

I want to get a hold of the link that Sharepoint sends in an email to the person we share an file/folder with, through the REST API. I'm using Office365 and I am referring to the link under "Open to ...
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Retrieve folders and sub folders from document library by REST call

I need to get a list of folders and sub folders from document library. I feel that approaching this problem using REST call would be easier than the traditional CSOM query. Please suggest a relevant ...
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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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Migrate dokuwiki to SharePoint

We have a dokuwiki site that I want to migrate to SharePoint. I know I can go through and copy and paste, but I have hundreds of pages to copy over.
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Accessing SharePoint Online from a Windows client

I want to access some lists to write data into them from a Windows client (or a service). I tried the following: using (ClientContext context = new ClientContext("https://myhost.sharepoint.com/")) ...
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How to copy files between sites using REST API in SharePoint Online

I have a file in a document library called images: https://xxx.sharepoint.com/Site1/Images ... and I would like to copy the file to the document library called backup in this site: ...
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How to create Site (SPWeb) on Sharepoint Online

I have a problem creating Sites on Sharepoint Online. The code that works on-premise do not work on Sharepoint Online. I do not want to bother you with the code, i just want a clean start. So my ...
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How does Sharepoint Online Event Receivers work?

I have created this Sandboxed Event Receiver on ItemAdding on a custom list. It works on my on-premise server, but it does not work on Sharepoint Online aka. O365. Anybody know how to create an ...
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List column auto update with specific format

I need to have a Project ID column in a project named list. The format would be PROJ0001 PROJ0010 PROJ0099 PROJ0100 and so on. These I'd will be auto populated while creating any new item in ...
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How to get permission of a sharepoint list for a user using REST api

I have a requirement where i need to check the access permission of a user against a List or Library only using REST api from my remote salesforce app. Say for example, I have to send the list name ...
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How can I get a list of all user alerts set on a site collection in SPO?

I need to retrieve a list of user alerts set on a particular site collection in SharePoint Online. This is possible through the web UI under Site Settings -> User Alerts, but requires that I choose ...
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SharePoint fixed table header

I'm trying to make my table header fixed, and below it are all the contents that can be scroll. I want to do something like this: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O7878bweOSw Can anyone please help ...
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Function in an app that gives alert message when somenone updates list?

I have build an app to get list items etc. Now I want to put a function in it that gives alert message when someone adds,removes or changes something in list. Is it possible?
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Move terms to another termset/ termstore JSOM

Hi i need to create an app which gets two inputs 1.) Term name 2.) Parent name( term-set or term-store name) once i click on a button, that 1.) term should go under 2.)parent term-set If i put ...
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Can local SQL Server data be made available in SharePoint Online

We have a SharePoint Online account and local data in a SQL Server instance. The data from the SQL Server is available as an OData feed in SharePoint and can be worked with in Excel Power Query. We ...
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Change URL's address of SharePoint Online

I try to change the URL address from https://company.sharepoint.com - I using SharePoint Online (Office 365). Can Microsoft change this address? Or can I create address/record in my private domain, ...
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Get Likedby column value from List Rating Setting

I have created a custom list and activated rating setting. I want to count the number of likes and likedby. But when I modify the list view I found Likedby is disable but checked and likedby is not ...
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InfoPath form: How to redirect to the previous page after pressing on the submit button?

I am using SharePoint 2010 Online (Office 365). I have created a form in InfoPath for an external list. You see some fields and a submit button. When I press on the submit button everything is ...
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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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Sharepoint Search REST API - 401 unauthorized Error (Need Help)

I am getting 401 unauthorized error when calling a sharepoint search rest api (http://:/_api/search/query?querytext=) from a .net application using claims based authentication. My request and error ...
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Search on Enterprise keywords or Managed metadata

I'm new to Sharepoint online (Office 365 really), and I'm trying to figure out how to search on Enterprise keywords, on the one hand, and Managed metadata, on the other. I know I can use a syntax in ...
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SharePoint Apps - If not Silverlight then…?

So up until now I have written Silverlight apps and put them on my SharePoint Online pages as web parts. If I wanted to move away from Silverlight, so that my apps could run on phones, tablets etc. ...