Synchronization is the coordination of events to operate a system in unison.

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Update List from Excel using VBA

I'm in the enviable position of having to support a client who wants to maintain and manipulate a complicated business spreadsheet in Excel, and then push a selection of that data to a list in ...
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Does the SharePoint 2013 REST API support syncing of Users and Groups?

The SharePoint 2013 REST APIs enables callers to synchronize SharePoint items using the GetListItemChangesSinceToken resource As the resource name suggests, a call to it will return changes to list ...
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User Information List not sync'd with User Profile database

I have a bunch of site collections for my single web application and when I run Full Synchronization of users using the User Profile Synchronization service the information in each site collection's ...
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Correct usage of getListItemChangesSinceToken() in JavaScript

I'm working on a Sharepoint hosted App, that accesses List Data from the Hostweb as I outlined here: EventListener for List changes in Sharepoint Hosted app I want to use the ...
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How to reset a user's permissions

I need to reset the permission granted to a user in a Sharepoint 2013 farm. That is: revoking any permissions ever granted to this user (Read, Collaboration, etc...) for any sites, lists, folders, ...
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How to automatically update files from SharePoint Designer?

I develop a SharePoint solution and I need to update files everytime. I find a solution for the files in the Site Assets library. I go on the library (or the list), I click on the ribbon, "Library" ...
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Provisioning User Profile Service - Will not start

I've been following Spence Harbar's guide for setting up a multi-tenant install of SharePoint 2013 in a testing environment. I am following his 2010 Guide but replaced the Search Service script with ...
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SharePoint 2013 permission level

Is it possible to create access / permission level where user can view / create / upload files Online, but not sync a folder / library?
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synchronize calendars in sharePoint online

I have several team sites each one has a Calender. They have been structured in four levels. I want to synchronize all Calendars into the root team site's calendar, however I have two problems. On ...
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UserSync not working

I'm getting crazy trying to activate UPSS in my environment. First I tried to use SharePoint Active Directory Import in order to synchronize my AD users to SP. After reading some articles concerning ...
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User profile service on multiple farms

We have a SharePoint 2013 on-prem farn, with 2 Front End and 2 Application servers. The User Profile services run on the application servers. We experience every day that the "User Profile ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Profile Synchronisation user profile picture not syncing

I have the follow problem: I try to import the profilepicture from ad into sharepoint. On the internet i find all kind of blogs that give me the same solution over and over. Create the mapping ...
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Security Exception while trying to start User Profile Synchronization through Web Part

I am new to SharePoint. I have setup SharePoint using least privilege principle and I am trying to start incremental user profile synchronisation through a web part(it works fine when manually doing ...
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Workflow with custom async webservices Skip some Requests

I've built a custom workflow activity for Sp 2010. this one does nothing else than calling an Custom Web Services asynchronously private void codeActivity1_ExecuteCode(object sender, EventArgs e) ...
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Can onedrive for business client show files without syncing them

I'm thinking of a network file share. If I have a file on SharePoint can the desktop client show me that file, but not sync it to the machine? Am I the only one confused by onedrive for business?
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How to sync a SQL database with a SharePoint List?

I need to sync an already existing SQL Database to a SharePoint 2010 list. Two way sync would be great but one way sync is also alright. Any documentation in this regard would be of a great help. ...
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Run VBA macro after synchronizing with the Sharepoint

I have a MS Project file synchronized with the list on the Sharepoint. I want to run a VBA macro just after synchronization is done (after I click File -> Save As -> Sync with SharePoint). How to do ...
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Outlook events and Sharepoint sync

I have a SharePoint calendar configured with incoming emails. You can create an event in Outlook, invite the SharePoint calendar and the event is synced to SharePoint. It also reflects updates made in ...
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Unable to add new synchronization connection

Getting following error while adding new synchronization connection The HTTP service located at http://[ServerName]:5725/ResourceManagementService/MEX is unavailable. This could be because the ...
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See version number in Windows Explorer view

Is there a way to display the current version number in the Windows Explorer view? In the SharePoint web interface we can display a library column showing the current version number. But I cannot ...
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SharePoint Workspace: Error Message “this list type is not supported by sharepoint workspace”

I am getting the error message "this list type is not supported by sharepoint workspace" when trying to synchronize a document library with SharePoint Workspace. I am using SharePoint 2010 and ...
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Sychronizing a List and a Term Set

In an application I'm building in SP 2013, I would like to have several lists with lookup fields, attachments, workflows, etc., but also be able to reference them via tag fields (at least like a ...
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Problem syncing user profile information to Site Collection

SharePoint 2010 Server - I've got a Site Collection where the user profiles aren't getting updated from the farm profile store. Especially I noticed that photos I've uploaded to the user profiles are ...
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Sharepoint 2013 and Exchange 2010 : synchronization

I'm starting to use Sharepoint 2013 and trying to synchronize tasks with Exchange (we have an Exchange 2010) by clicking on the "Sync to Outlook" button in my profile. But I get the followed error: ...
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Javascript + SPServices while executing the code doesn't show a loading modal nor modifies a button attribute

basically this is my code $('#saveButton').click(function(){ showLoadingDiv(); $('#saveButton').attr('disable','disable'); }); function showLoadingDiv(){ ...
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Connect/Push Outlook calendar to SharePoint (not vice versa)

I've received several requests from my user-base, whether it was possible to publish an Outlook calendar to SharePoint, based on an existing Outlook calendar. Scenario A team has a shared (not on ...
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Sharepoint 2013: AD users not found on people/user picker, but they shows up only in Central Admin site

I'm having problem with my SharePoint 2013 people picker. It doesn't shows any AD users at all. But strangely, when I pick/search people in its Central Administration site, all my AD users are shown. ...
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Is the SharePoint Client Context compatible with Mono?

I have a SharePoint 2013 custom application built, and I want to start building an iOS application that can sync List data to and from the SP site. I know that I could use the SOAP/REST endpoints, ...
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Sync Error (0xE4010646) for OneNote Notebooks on Sharepoint 2010

Environment: We have SP 2010 and Office 2010 products. Problem: Our OneNote notebooks that are stored on SP started to get error 0xE4010646 on 11-18-11 and would not sync any new information. Note ...
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Calender integration

I want to integrate office 365 calender to any other third party calender. So that third party authorized person can create,update meeting schedule between Office 365 and third party tool using that ...
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Issue with user profile and AD synchro

I've an issue in my synchro AD with SharePoint 2010. i've deleted a user from the AD, the synchro runs but i've some web app and on a web app. If i do check permission, the user exist. when i select ...
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Why are the settings so limited on the document libraries of my public SharePoint site?

I can't open the libraries with explorer or synchronize them which is really inconvenient. Does anyone know why the document libraries on my public site behave differently to those on my private site ...
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Communication options with SharePoint and the world

I have just started with SharePoint. Made a CRM system for our own company with help of the SharePoint suite found in Office365. This is mostly a 'getting to know sharepoint' exercise. Now I'm ...
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Getting all the task list records in outlook instead of user specific

I am working on SharePoint 2010 Task List. After syncing my task list is connected with Outlook but in the task list all the data will reflect. I want only user specific data.
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Change sync rate between SP and Outlook calendars

So I can connect my SP calendar to Outlook, but it takes forever to update the other when I add an event either in SP or in Outlook. I could manually update in outlook to get and push changes ...
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Sync with Outlook not working, ULS error: UserAgent not available, file operations may not be optimized

I am using SP2013 onpremise standard licence. I created a webapplication. I have created a project subsite. In this subsite I would like to make it possible to sync tasks with outlook. I did these ...
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Sharepoint sync on ubuntu

Is it possible to have "Team sites" from sharepoint synced on an ubuntu machine? I am searching for a OneDrive for busnesses sync alternative to run on my ubuntu laptop.
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Synchronize user profile service with SQL Server Database

I have a web application that has user credentials stored in SQL Server database(Form Based Authentication). I need to synchronize the user profile service application with the SQL Server database. ...
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Get ContentType in ItemAdding Event Handler

I need to change a field in the item being added based on its content type. This needs to happen before the item has been added - hence ItemAdding event receiver. Using ItemAdded is no good since the ...
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Displaying calendar items' description in Outlook

I've connected a Calendar from our Sharepoint 2010 site to my Outlook 2010. Calendar items are displayed but I can't see the description field set from the Sharepoint side. Is there any way to do it? ...
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Synchronisation Service doesn't update Job Title

A user's Job Title field isn't updating in the User Profile (and therefore an old value is showing-up in the People Search). Interestingly, I can see the Job Title property changing when I view it ...
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Blog Posts list Connect to Outlook disabled

I´m on SharePoint 2010, IE10 "Connect to Outlook" Button is disabled on blog post list. I noticed, that in some type of Lists this option is disabled even if site feature "Offline Synchronization for ...
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SharePoint 2010 User Profile Synchronization: BCS + WCF

I'm here because I'm trying to implement a scenario of user profile synchro with bcs connecting to wcf service. Here is the context: A remote web service is returning a full list of employee infos. ...
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Add new synchronization connection - NeedsFullImport Error

We are trying to setup a new sychronization connection on Sharepoint 2013 however after having filled in our account details and selecting User OU's, when pressing OK the following error is displayed ...
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request timed out error while creating User profile service application after long time

in order to configure my sites in sharepoint 2013, we need to start user profile synchronization service. while starting that service it should populate user profile application. for me it is not ...
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Outlook 2013 calendar SharePoint 2013 integration

I'm trying synchronize the calendar from Outlook 2013 to SharePoint 2013. In SharePoint 2010 this was easy, just overlay calendar for team group. But, in SharePoint 2013 it is harder. How can it be ...
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People picker not working after machine rename Foundation 2010

Silly me forgot to rename my foundations 2010 test server's machine name prior to installing SharePoint. I used STSAdmin to perform a server-rename after changing the machine name, but now local users ...
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FIM Synchronization Service doesn't start

Having problems with FIM Sychronization Service, its fails to start with following message in Application logs The server encountered an unexpected error and stopped. "BAIL: MMS(9948): ...
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How exactly do SharePoint 2010 List Views behave?

I was under the assumption that once I create a list, I can drop it on as many sites/pages I wanted and they would behave as views of the original list and stay in sync. In other words, If I were to ...