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sharePoint online count unread message from office 365

As part of a project whose aim is notably improved the visual side of a SharePoint Online site i'm a bit stuck. On the home page in the left banner users want to see the number of unread messages ...
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SharePoint Hybrid Search Setup - Issues with Kerberos 3-Tier Farm

I'm having issues setting up the first leg of a Hybrid environment between my SP2013 Production On-Premise Farm with my SharePoint Online. It's a 3-Tier system with Kerberos authentication enabled, ...
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Update 'created by' & 'modified by' values using CSOM in provider hosted app does not work

I have a provider hosted app. I am using app only permissions to upload and edit files in a document library. I have a requirement to update the 'Created by' & 'Modified by' values once file is ...
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SharePoint Online Globalization and Localization

I am developing a SharePoint Online WebSite using SharePoint Designer 2010 that has several content types, lists and workflows. One request is that the user must be able to select the language or ...
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Office 365 About me link is missing

I have an Office 365 account. In SharePoint site collection I am not able to see "About Me" link. Only tenant admin can see this link. Any specific permission required for that?
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Custom Document-ID Provider with SharePoint Online

does anyone have a knowledge if this is possible to do for SharePoint Online? How to Create a Custom Document-ID Provider with SharePoint 2013 I did a solution (sandbox) and I managed to activate it ...
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SharePoint App - Cutom ribbon button enable/disable

I am deploying custom ribbon button using sharepoint provider hosted app. I was able to show button where I wanted but not able to control enable or disable state of the button. It remains active ...
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SharePoint Online List limitations

Is it just me or is it really strange that SSRS 2012 still does not support Claims based authentication or OData connections? Anybody know of plans? Reasons for such a hole in the strategy? Part of a ...
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JSOM working in Chrome but not IE

I am learning the Java CSOM at the moment and have written a little program that creates a sub-site and assigns a masterpage to it. I am embedding all the code directly on the page. I am finding ...
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Replicate AllItems.aspx inline edit in custom page layout

I am attempting to replicate the inline editing features found in the allitems.aspx page in a custom page layout. For whatever reason the "new" and "edit" list options don't seem to be showing up. ...
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Cannot install app: “Sorry, only tenant administrators can add or give access to this app.”

For adding an app, that has Search query permission, to a site collection as site owner I get the following message: Well, Search works on tenant level, so to add the app to a site collection I ...
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How to properly logout from sharepoint online hosted app

I have sharepoint online hosted app with multiple pages, on the first page I getting contextToken = TokenHelper.GetContextTokenFromRequest, and use it for own needs (clientContext = ...
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How can I search multiple sites in a site collection (but not ALL of them)?

I want to display a list of posts in a Content By Search web part. I only want posts from sites within the site collection that were created with my custom web template. Is this possible? I was ...
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List does not exist Error message in list view page

One of my web parts (almost basic list view web part) started giving an error, "List does not exist. The page you selected contains a list that does not exist. It may have been deleted by another ...
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Design Package import SharePoint 2013 using App Installed event CSOM

In SP2013, I am trying to import and export the design package from one site to other site using AppInstalled event using CSOM. I am not able to get the context of source site to import the design ...
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SharePoint 2013 Auto-hosted App intermittent error — “There was a problem registering the app principal”

I am trying to handle the App events and I am getting one weird intermittent error related to app principal. When I try to deploy the Auto-Hosted App from visual studio, Sometime I am getting the ...
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updating page layouts not reflecting the changes to the existing pages

I have updated the page layout for SharePoint online, but the changes are not getting reflected to the existing pages. is this the expected behavior? or what is the procedure to update the layout so ...
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How to email sharepoint Online list items as a excel spreadsheet attachment

On the 20th of each month, I need an email to go to 2 users with an excel attachment that contains the details of a specific SharePoint Online list. Is this possible to set up? Thank you for your ...
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How can we change language used in workflows in Sharepoint designer?

We have a SharePoint online site opened in Sharepoint designer 2013. Site settings: Default language: Swedish Alternative language: English When we add a workflow and start editing the workflow ...
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ALM for Site Templates? Template or CSOM App?

Looking at the best way to implement a set of feature requirements for a new product being proposed by my firm. A client portal accessed through our 365 SharePoint environment. Features: dropbox ...
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Copy Multiple Files between libraries

When file explorer is used to copy multiple files between libraries is SPO smart enough to just move copy the files from within the SharePoint servers or do the files first download to the local ...
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Return the most recent date in a list column by referencing other Date columns within the list

Is there a way to return the most recent date in a list column by referencing other Date columns within the list? I am making a list that will track revisions on the same line item. For example, ...
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connecting to a sharepoint online document library, with interactive powershell session.

I am aware of how to connect to a sharepoint online via SPOService, but this does not allow me to run powershell scripts on the file system itself does it? say a document library. If you open a ...
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Sharepoint 2013 not displaying lookup field as input

I have a lookup column whose datasource has many items (2 000+) and when creating an item that references the source list, a dropdown is not very suited for the task. In SP2010 when there were more ...
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Restore versions of documents with workflow

I need to store the version number in a column. In a determinate moment, must restore the version saved of the number in the control column. However, I need to do all this using workflow 2010. ...
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Better results with OpenSearch on Sharepoint 2013 (online)

We are wanting to change out site search to use a search engine instead. We got bing.com working nice with the string: http://www.bing.com/search?q={searchTerms}+site%3Amysite.com&format=rss ...
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Sandbox ItemAdded Event Receiver on “Document Library”

I have a Document library whose only content type allowed is my own custom "Document Set" Content Type. My custom Document Set content type creates a number of sub-folders and and deploys files as ...
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.Net CSOM and X-FORMS_BASED_AUTH_ACCEPTED

We have a SharePoint 2010 production site which is configured for claims authentication. But when we access the site with .net client object model code we are getting 403 forbidden error. But if we ...
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Is there any way to profile or debug remote event receivers on SharePoint 2013 Online?

I have registered a remote event receiver using the SharePoint CSOM, by configuring a EventReceiverDefinitionCreationInformation object and adding it to a list. I can use Powershell (again with the ...
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Custom form for custom list causing “A potentially dangerous Request.Path value was detected from the client (:)”

I am working on trying to convert a custom sandbox solution to work with SP2013 Online. I can get the feature to activate, and all of our lists are created. However, the custom form we use for the ...
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Excel like autocomplete when list is in quick edit mode

Is there an out of the box way to get a column in SharePoint online to give autocomplete suggestions based on what's previously been entered, on other rows in the same column - like in Excel? I've ...
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using sharepoint OOTB DragDrop.js library in Custom webpart

I implemented drag and drop file upload functionality with using REST api in my webpart . But i found an OOTB sharepoint dragdrop.js library which has numerous methods to create drag drop control. ...
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SharePoint Onine List as Datasource to Excel Services / Business Intelligence in SPO

Trying to join 2 SharePoint Custom Lists sources into an excel Services Graph. If so, any BI option for formating list data on an SPO page? Possible now under SPO 2013 A3 license? Confused about ...
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Site collection can not be moved

In preparation for the upgrade to Sharepoint 2013 I need to move all my sharepoint 2010 standard edition site collections “32” which they are in separate Databases content (SQL 2012) in one ...
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SharePoint Online 2013 o365 Personal Site vs Mysite

Fresh o365 instance. Noticed the SITES link in SPO gives you a personal page. Also noticed SPO (somewhere) offers you the option to create a My Site host. on o365/spo 2013 What's the difference ...
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Change the Share Site Email Template in SharePoint 2013

Is there any way to change the Share Site invitation email?
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How to add CustomAction button in Ribbon of DocumentLibrary in SharePoint Online?

How can I add a CustomAction button in Ribbon of Document Library in SharePoint Online (Office-365) for Sandbox solution without any code ? I have created team-site in SharePoint Online. And having ...
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Error when activating SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure in SharePoint Online

I'm using SharePoint Online Plan E3. When I activate SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure in Site collection features, it always return error: Server encountered an internal error. I've ...
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Export sharepoint library to Access 2007

i'm trying to export sharepoint library (infopath forms ) from sharepoint 2007 to ms access 2007 but for some reason it only allows me to export 125 columns and 14,000 rows. is there a way to export ...
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Sandbox solutions - Prevent auto activation of site collection features

Question: Does anyone know a way to activate a sandbox solution in SharePoint Online without having the site collection features automatically activated? Background info: I have done a bit of ...
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Getting item level security on SharePoint online through standard web services

SharePoint 2010 and 2007 have a known limitation where you can't access item level security metadata (for example permissions assigned at folders and list items) using the standard web services ...
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Get value of custom column from Lookup Field in View - Client Side Rendering

I'm wondering if is possible use the Id of the Lookup Field for obtain a custom column created in the list. Example: I have two lists called Books and Authors. Here, Authors has a LookUp field to ...
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SharePoint Online, Add a webpart to wiki page

I need to add a web part to an existing wiki page [Type="GhostableInLibrary"], when a feature is activated. I have tried a combination of both IgnoreIfAlreadyExists and ReplaceContent properties in ...
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Change Favicon SharePoint Online - Not working in IE

I have made a change to the master page for my SharePoint site. <SharePoint:SPShortcutIcon runat="server" IconUrl="/SiteAssets/pioneerfavicon.ico" /> This works as expected in Google Chrome, ...
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Recreating Extenal Item Picker for Internal Lists

SharePoint Online E3 License. SharePoint 2013 comes with a number of BCS Web Parts, one of which is a Filter WebPart. This can be connected to other BDC web parts on a page, or lists with an ...
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SharePoint Online analogy of iisreset

Is there a way to do something similar to IISreset of SharePoint Online website? Or at least to restart Web Application. Maybe there is a using SharePoint Online Management Shell. I've made some ...
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How SharePoint works with Infopath and an Access database?

I have a database already created in Access. It has a form which uses queries with macros to export an excel with the information chosen from the form. SharePoint would be the perfect tool to share ...
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Any working multilingual option for Sharepoint Online site?

While setting up a small SharePoint site, I need to get multilinguarity: The site language is Swedish, but one subsite should be translated to Finnish for some users (those have no access to other ...
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Site Collections or Subsites with SharePoint Online

Which is better Site Collections or Subsites? I proposed to structure: - all teams under the /teams site collection managed path, so 1 site collection per team - all project/collaboration sites under ...
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Infopath 2010 form in Sharepoint 2013 modifying values before save

I have a really complicated problem that I haven't been able to find a solution for and was wondering if anyone can provide some suggestions. Background: I have a SharePoint list that contains 2 ...