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Questions tagged [mobile]

Mobile devices in SharePoint regards the use of SmartPhones and Tablets on a SharePoint instance.

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SharePoint repeatedly prompting iPad users for credentials

We have an internal portal on SharePoint Server 2010. For example portal.abc.com. We are using Windows authentication (NTLM). When users access the portal from a joined computer in an Active ...
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Access denied on all files in _themes folder from mobile devices

I have a very, very odd issue that's affecting all clients using our SharePoint 2013 solution from mobile devices. If a user with read access visits the site from a desktop browser, everything works ...
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How well does SharePoint support mobile devices?

Has anyone experience of setting up MOSS 2007 to optimise for mobile devices? How can I get up to speed on support for mobile devices? What does Sharepoint offer out of the box? (would some kind ...
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Share Point Client Object Model SAML token from STS

I am planning to use the share-point client object model to get the data(Lists etc) from share-point site ( Sharepoint site and mobile sites are hosted on two different machines/IIS servers). I do ...
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Biometric (fingerprint/hand scan) to approve/sign a Sharepoint form or field

This is a slightly creepy subject, I know. At work we already have a hand-scanner for clocking-in and out, so what the heck! My question is this - is there a fingerprint app (or hand scanning app) ...
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How to prevent Excel documents (.xlsx) opening in Excel Services on a mobile device

I have a customer that wants to use the BB(Blackberry) mobile device to open all excel documents (both .xls and .xlsx) using the client application on the device and not excel services. Is this ...
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Block Microsoft SharePoint Mobile App?

I need to block my users' access to the SharePoint Online site from the 'Microsoft SharePoint' mobile app. Or at least hide everything on it? Is this possible? Thanks!
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Is it true that we cannot login to SharePoint 2016 from iOS with HTTPS?

We have a fresh new SharePoint 2016 farm with HTTPS. We are trying to connect to this farm using different mobile devices. When we are using iPhones and Safari the website just keeps asking for ...
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SharePoint web site asking for authentication in iOS and Apple mobile phones

We published our web application to the internet and it has publishing featureless enabled. I edited the compact.browser file in this path: C:\inetpub\wwwroot\wss\VirtualDirectories\<web ...
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How to tell if page is in Mobile View in C#

I have developed an application page within SharePoint 2010 and need to tweak the contents for the mobile view. I can determine if the page is a mobile page by using the Query String however i am ...
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Powerpoint Presentation on the Mobile Phones?

Want to display the Powerpoint Presentation on the Mobile, let me know if it can be achieved in SharePoint 2010?
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Microsoft SharePoint 2010: upload multiple documents without Internet Explorer and Microsoft Office

A client of us asked if it is possible for them to be able to upload multiple documents while they are on an iPad or Android tablet. It is possible to upload one document at a time, but because ...
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Compressing or stop rendering of JS files from SharePoint on mobile devices

I have costumer who is complaining about massive data traffic on their mobile devices when they enter their website from their cellphones or tablets. When we made the site in the beginning, we made ...
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Disable sharepoint mobile APP

So i know i can disable mobile access from the browser - that's easy. Problem is I do not want users to access sharepoint from the new Sharepoint mobile app they can download. Is there any way to ...
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Calculated Column not showing appropriately on Mobile

I created a Calculated Column for a contact list which will create a URL to open the contacts Address in Google Maps. It works perfectly on a desktop browser and while requesting a desktop site while ...
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SP2010 PeoplePicker(PeopleEditor) for Mobile Device

I want to use a PeoplePicker or a PeopleEditor on Mobile Devices(via browser, under SharePoint Mobile View) just like on a desktop browser. Firstly, I tried to add the PeopleEditor control in code ...
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Mobile view and mobile site of Sharepoint 2013

Do You know, how to turn on mobile Views in Sharepoint Sites. How to turn them on ? Do You know any tutorials how to turn on mobile in Sharepoint 2013 ?
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Disable SharePoint Mobile in Office 365

I created a responsive SharePoint site that works well for both Desktop and Mobile versions. The problem is that SharePoint automatically redirects mobile devices to the "Mobile" URL, which is ...
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SharePoint 2010 Mobile Customization

I am aware that OOTB SharePoint 2010 Mobile features does not handle Workflows and InfoPath forms . We are looking at Viewing existing SharePoint sites (it has workflows , complex InfoPath forms , ...
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SharePoint Mobile - Look and Feel

How can I customize the SharePoint mobile pages look and feel by customizing the CSS? Where are the CSS files located that are loaded when the SharePoint renders the mobile pages?
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iPhone continuously redirects to the login page

iPhone gets continuously redirected to the (default FBA) login page asking for username and password. No error messages. Anonymous authentication works fine (ie I can browser pages with iPhone). All ...
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SharePoint 2013 Web site asking for authentication in all Mobile Phones

We have an Internet Facing SP 2013 web application for which Anonymous Authentication is enabled. Funny thing we are encountering is that on trying to access this site from Mobile, we are getting ...
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Mobile pages and webparts

How can I stop the web parts from a desktop page appearing on a mobile version of that page?
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Cookie support for SharePoint on mobiles

How does mobile browsers deal with cookies? I'm optimizing a customer's network site to work on mobile devices, and they would like to avoid getting prompted for logins every time they visit the site ...
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How should I check if SharePoint site is loaded on a desktop or on a mobile device?

I'm taking my chances and only using 1 web application and 1 masterpage for my SharePoint site, which I'm now also optimizing for mobile devices. I'm currently in the progress of developing a ...
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Authenticate user in embedded iframe using session of current SharePoint user

I have an iframe with my web application embedded to a SharePoint page. I need to somehow authenticate him/her in this web app using Microsoft Azure AD without forcing him/her to enter login and ...
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Sharepoint Mobile App and form based authentication

Can someone shed some light on how to login to Sharepoint mobile app when the site is FBA enabled? We have an on-prem SP2016, and the site is FBA enabled. I just noticed that the SP mobile app is ...
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Hybrid mobile SP2013 client

I already have a native iOS app that uses SP rest api without issues. My plan is to port this app into a hybrid one and make it cross platform using Cordova. Basically I want to mimic the native ...
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How can I add a “subscribe to iCal” link to all Calendars for iPhone and Android devices?

I would like to allow our users to be able to access their Sharepoint project calendars on their mobile devices-iPhones and Androids. I looked into it, and there is a Sharepoint App that costs $2000 ...
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Using SharePoint via Office Hub on Windows Phone 7

What settings are required to connect to SharePoint via the Office Hub on Windows Phone 7? I've heard so many contradictory things that I have no idea what it takes. Is it using claims auth? classic ...
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How to run Sharepoint on Phonegap?

I am very new to sharepoint so need your help in getting started. I am working for an NGO and they have a bit of a weird requirement. they want a sharepoint website whose content creation is as easy ...
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Sharepoint and Visio together

The company I work for is looking for a way to display our Visio diagrams to our FE's through their browsers on PC, tablets, etc. Currently they do this by exporting diagrams to HTML and they are ...
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Mobile + SharePoint 2013 = Possible?

In SharePoint 2013, is there a framework between SharePoint + Windows Mobil 8 and android in order to faciliate the integration?
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What are the limitations of Mobile device access in Sharepoint 2010

I need to know Limitations of mobile device access in SharePoint 2010 vs desktop access to Sharepoint 2010, before I start a sharepoint mobile access project. What features don't work out of the box ...
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How to customize SharePoint 2010 mobile view

I am stuck on developing a mobile view for my SP2010 publishing portal. It is Internet-facing with custom pages / web parts (e.g. http://server/Pages/customPage.aspx with custom webparts on it). The ...
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Prevent a Modern site page from being rendered in mobile view inside sharepoint online

I have the following problem inside our sharepoint online team site collection:- i have created a new modern site page. inside the modern site page, i added many Embed web parts which contains ...
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Custom javascript code for default form (NewForm.aspx) of a custom list not working for mobile view

I have some css and jquery customizations that need to be done before a NewForm.aspx of a custom list is rendered to the client. The changes work fine for a regular PC/Desktop view, but not available ...
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Custom Jquery script to hide fields inside my New & Edit form is not working on Iphone safari web browser

I have defined the following jQuery script to hide some columns inside my Edit & New built-in forms:- $( document ).ready(function() { $('.ms-formtable nobr:contains("Item Number")').closest('tr'...
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Applying my mobile masterpage

My wish is to have mobile devices using my mobile friendly master page and regular browsers using the current v4.master-page. There's compleytly different content on these masterpages. I've tried a ...
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Script Manager in SharePoint pages

I am working on some mobile web parts and have got into a problem. My issue is that I have a custom web part which is a mobile web part. I have got everything working and I can see the web part in ...
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Making sharepoint site mobile friendly

I'm trying to make the sharepoint site mobile friendly, but I'm having issues. I don't have access to the master pages or any publishing features so I can't do the device channel option. If I enable '...
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Invalid URL argument

When trying to reach a custom HTML page hosted on sharepoint - this error only occurs when opened on a mobile device / tablet & works perfectly fine on a computer. "Sorry something went wrong".....
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Make webpart invisible on mobile

How can I make a webpart invisible if the page is viewed from a mobile device?
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How to Customize Mobile View or Integrate Jquery Mobile into an already made SharePoint 2010 public facing site?

I'm very new to SharePoint Development and need some instruction or direction on how to customize the mobile view or use Jquery mobile on a SharePoint 2010 public facing site. I have been tasked with ...
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Windows Authentication for sharepoint 2010 intranet site, for SmartPhones

When our SharePoint 2010 intranet login page loads on desktop PC'S, our Windows Authentication link shows up, this way members can log-in properly. But for some reason, specifically with iPhones and ...
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Mobile view for SharePoint WCM sites

I have a client who is planning to make their SP2010 internet facing website viewable on modern mobile devices (mostly iPads). The site is basically a publishing site with many wiki and publishing ...
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Mobile View - Object Reference not set to an instance of an object

When trying to access a site on a mobile device. I am getting Object Reference not set to an instance of an object. What in particular would cause this problem. Could I have accidentally removed an ...
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Unable to edit 'Assigned To' field in Mobile Browser

I am unable to edit 'Assigned To' field in Mobile Browser (image attached). It is not editable like Date, Title fields. And While creating new item -> In people/group option only groups are there ...
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Add DOCTYPE to mobile page

I am using HTML 5 specific markup () in my modified mobile dispform.aspx page (C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\14\TEMPLATE\LAYOUTS\MOBILE\dispform.aspx). In order ...
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How do I load user controls in mobile web parts?

I want to load a user control like in a regular web part but in a mobile web part. The regular method of doing it: private const string _ascxPath = @"~/_CONTROLTEMPLATES/WP7.SP.MobileWebPart/...