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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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Changing date format using javascript

I am getting date in 2015-10-30T05:00:00Z format from a SharePoint list using rest. Please help me to get the date in 2015-10-30 format using JavaScript.
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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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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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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 = webapp.Sites....
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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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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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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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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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Combine REST query “GetItems” action with OData $filter parameter

I'm able to call GetItems through REST by using an example by Erik C. Jordan. Now I'm trying to combine this with a simple OData $filter parameter. I have a REST query like this (jQuery on SharePoint ...
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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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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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1answer
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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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The length of the URL for this request exceeds the configured maxUrlLength value. REST API

I was wondering if someone could help, or am I missing something. In the articles found here http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/dn450841(v=office.15).aspx#bk_FileStartUpload They refer ...
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Office 365 - How to refer and apply custom master page in sharepoint hosted app?

I have a custom master page. I want this master page to be applied for an app(sharepoint hosted). The app contains an aspx page. By default, the aspx inherits the master page as below: <%@ Page ...
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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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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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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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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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SharePoint Online - Move Site and subsites into another site

I have a site called PROFILES that is one level down from the home site. This site contains about 40 subsites. I want to move the site and its 40 subsites into another site called RESOURCING which ...
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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 http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/...
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Authenticate to Sharepoint Online/Office 365 with cURL

I am currently trying to develop a PHP application that checks whether or not a folder exists in a SharePoint directory. While I have managed to submit the right REST requests when logged in inside ...
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1answer
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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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How to save a list in a csv file via Powershell

I have a SharePoint online list with more than 9000 items and 22 column. The list is being populated on daily basis. I am taking backup manually every morning by saving the list as excel file in the ...
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2answers
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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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1answer
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Programmatically add a web part to a page using CSOM

I want to create a SharePoint 2013 app that will add a web part (and an app part) to a page programmatically. I will be using SharePoint online. I cant seem to find any code that does this. Is this ...
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1answer
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CSR + MDS, where are my globals going?? (and I want them back!)

Disclaimer I am working on an edge case here. The Javascript file is dynamically created server-side, and the JSLinks all point to the same absolute URL (receiving different content). JSLink Absolute ...
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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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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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SP2013 online : set_formDigestHandlingEnabled Error

I get the error : Object doesn't support property or method 'set_formDigestHandlingEnabled' when I try to get the current SPContext object from javascript code in an Office 365 site. I am ...
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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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1answer
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How to get notifications for access requests in SharePoint Online / Office 365?

I'm a co-owner of a SharePoint site hosted on Office 365 (*.sharepoint.com). I used to get notifications whenever a user got an "Access denied" page and they requested access. The notification was an ...
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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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Make a RESTful API Call to SharePoint Online from Console program

I knew how to make a RESTful API call to SharePoint 2013 OnLine from SharePoint APP (Provided-Host App). Like get List from Site. There are already many samples in here. Because the TokenHelper can ...
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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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1answer
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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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1answer
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From CEO Desk/CEO Message

I need to show CEO message with picture of the Person, at home page. Is that possible via OOB feature of SharePoint? I.e:
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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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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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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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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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2answers
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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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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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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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SharePoint Online - MDS broken?

I'm wondering if anyone else has noticed that minimal download strategy appears to be not working in SharePoint online? When switching between pages, the page appears to attempt to use MDS (the ...