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Questions tagged [geolocation]

Geolocation is the identification of the real-world geographic location of an object, such as a radar, mobile phone or an Internet-connected computer terminal. Geolocation may refer to the practice of assessing the location, or to the actual assessed location.

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How to integrate SharePoint with Bing/Google Maps given Longitude and Latitude values

I have a SharePoint List that contains Longitude and Latitude values for cell towers. I tried using the new Location field in SharePoint Online, but this only works when you enter address data (i.e. ...
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SharePoint Online - Get User Information & Location

I have built a powerapp form for requesting access to certain groups. This app is then submitted into the SharePoint list. In this list it stores the information based on the user who has created the ...
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Folders in Bing Maps

I'm using Geolocation field on Sharepoint 2013 and it is working but I have the items in the list inside folders, so when I open the view nothing appears in the Bing map, I have to choose one folder ...
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Sharepoint online Geolocation

Our company has numerous facilities across the country, each with their own set of policies/procedures. I'd like to add each facility to a SharePoint map, and then when a user clicks on the site, they ...
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Map MarkerIcon referenced from a different SharePoint view

Having followed the below blog to get location items in a list on Google Maps I am trying to get my custom markers to show on the map without them being in the default list view. Whilst they're now ...
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Click list column, show item on Google Map

So I have this map working in SharePoint Online that is pulling column data into the InfoWindow and users can navigate the map and click on locations - this is all fine! (using JSLink) What I want to ...
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Why I am not able to turn on location in browser for my JavaScript app?

I have created an app with javascript that uses the current location and I have build the app on top of SharePoint. I am using the above code. If I run this app in Sharepoint I am not able to use the ...
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Link to related documents in another list

I have two sharepoint lists. List 1 has a list of projects and includes a geolocation column. This allows me to view the projects on a map. List 2 is a document library where up to 3 documents are ...
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Automatically populate geolocation field(s) when user updates address?

I will soon have a list of addresses that will be updated and maintained by various members in our organization. A program I am writing will need access to these addresses to compute the ones closest ...
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Problems adding geolocation column to SharePoint Online

I'm working on this project where the we need to add a map to a list that shows the different offices, and what I've found after some research that SharePoint Online has a hidden column that can only ...
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How to implement office location page in SharePoint

I need to create office location in SharePoint intranet. I have an idea of using GEO location column as an option with all other fields and displaying it with filter web part. Is there any better ...
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I can't find the geolocation column

I'm trying to find the geolocation column in my SharePoint 2013 site. I heard that it was out of the box functionality that should be included with all SharePoint 2013 packages, is that true? Do I ...
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How can I add user location (Office) to SharePoint survey results?

SharePoint survey results include a "Created By" field that indicates who submitted the survey. How can we pull in additional user profile details into the survey results? Specifically, we would like ...
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Convert column Wic_System_GPS_Latitude

I'm writing an event receiver to set a geolocation column. In my library i have columns Wic_System_GPS_Latitude and Wic_System_GPS_Longitude. It retrieves correctly the value of the picture but i need ...
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How to create a map view inside documentset

In SharePoint 2013, I've a library with content type Document Set. Inside the document set I've a content type "Picture" with column geolocation. Are there a way to have a view map inside my document ...
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Create page listing latest user logon and location

Background: Users authenticate to our company SharePoint 2013 site using domain\username, and for those using systems with a trust relationship established with the AD servers, the SharePoint site is ...
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SharePoint 2013 GEO-Replications?

We have a SharePoint 2013 environment that is running quite well in Europe, However, Our end-users in other offices in North America are not satisfied with the performance, Because they are ...
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Can SharePoint have different links depending on the location of the IP address for the computer?

We are trying to set up a SharePoint site with a 'mailto' link that goes to the local IT support, however as the site is a global site we need to be able to enable users to pick their local IT Support....
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Geolocation - enter latitude and longitude directly

The GeoLocation feature allows users to enter longitude and latitude directly through a window when setting up or editing an item. I would like to be able to either a) calculate the geolocation from ...
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Globally Dispersed Audiences & Performance

We have a large number of end-users who wish to consume content from SharePoint. They are globally dispersed and they consume content (documents/images/video) currently from 3 separate Farms. This ...
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Using SharePoint 2013 Geolocation Field as a Search “Distance” Refiner

Does anyone know of any working examples of using the new Geolocation field as a SharePoint 2013 search refiner? We would like to tag items with their location and then enable end-users to filter ...