Questions tagged [office-365]

Office 365 primarily denotes a set of subscription based software services that require monthly or periodic payment of fees to Microsoft Corporation.

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New List Experience allow bypass security bits (Item-level Permissions)

We recently found out (thanks to junior QA) that new list experience simply ignores security bit setting on list. I did some tests and I can confirm this on SharePoint Online. Below, you can find full ...
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Can i use workflow 2013 to update the friendly URL term to match the updated wiki page name

I usually work with sharepoint on-premises 2013, and when i work with enterprise wiki site collection, i write the following server side event receiver, which mainly update the friendly URL term to ...
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The remote server returned an error: (403) Forbidden when accessing office365 site through external APIs

We have built a desktop app that import/exports SharePoint lists into/from Office 365 sites. The app works perfectly, and we were able to do the import/export of Office 365 site pages for many clients ...
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Retrive & Display a PDF document from SharePoint Document Library to a html canvas using Javascript

In SharePoint hosted App I need to get a specific PDF document from SharePoint Document Library & display its 1st page to a HTML canvas using JavaScript. For that, I tried to retrieve the PDF ...
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Highlight Top navigation item

When I navigate to a site in SharePoint the menu link highlights to let me know which site im on, which is great But when I click on documents in the management site the top link jumps to home, I ...
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'Open this Task' button missing from Office documents opened from SharePoint Online

If I have a Workflow Task assigned to me from on-premise SharePoint, when I open the related document, I see a WORKFLOW TASKS: Please approve .... alert in the ribbon as shown below. This call-out ...
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How I can get authentication token from SharePoint Online and create event in Outlook 365 calendar without navigating to login window?

I have to create an calendar event in Outlook 365 from SharePoint Online. I know that I can achieve this using https://graph.microsoft.com/v1.0/me/events call in Microsoft Graph API. The only problem ...
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SharePointContextProvider.Current.GetSharePointContext(Context) returns null on postback - provider hosted app

I have a provider hosted app hosted on Azure and installed in SharePoint Online (Office 365). While testing the app, I found a strange issue, where if the page remains idle for around 10 mins and then ...
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Full-trust SharePoint hosted app licensing

As we know, Apps for SharePoint that request full-control permissions are not accepted in the Office Store. So, how to implement licensing management and validation then? Especially for SharePoint ...
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Send email through Office 365 outlook account programatically

How to send email through office 365 outlook account programatically? I tried with below code to send a custom email but getting exception on first line, Code SmtpClient mailClient = new ...
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How to display list content from a different site on a modern page?

I have two Office 365 Groups. There is a custom list on one group site that I'd like to display on the home page of the other Group's site. Both sites are modern sites, and the home page of the target ...
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SP Online: Can you map a crawled property to a refinable managed property using export/import or PowerShell?

We have a SPFx solution and a requirement for which we need to map a crawled property to a RefinableDateXX managed property. We would like to ensure the proper search schema upon deployment, even if ...
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The Client ID submitted in your add-in package does not match the Client ID submitted via the Seller Dashboard

I have registered my Provider Hosted Add-in to Microsoft Seller Dashboard. Microsoft has send back a report with this error: The Client ID submitted in your add-in package does not match the ...
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SharePoint designer workflow compare created date between two dates that two dates in other list how I can achieve this

SharePoint Designer Workflow compare created date between two dates that two dates in other list how I can achieve this . I have List1 in that i created date I want to compare list2 startdate and ...
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Outgoing Email Office 365

I need to migrate, my actual smtp server, to smtp.office365.com I have configured the SMTP at the domain (mydomain.xxx.xxx), and all goes good. Because the email can be sent when I create a test TXT ...
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Site content type changes are not propagated to inheriting list content types

I have the following situation: I've created several site columns en site content types I've created several sub webs with list, inheriting these content types I assumed that if I updated the site ...
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Is it possible to get file content in workflow using rest API?

My workflow is 2013 and implemented in Office 365: my header: Accept: application/octet-stream Content-Type: application/octet-stream binaryStringResponseBody: true url call(rest api): https://<...
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Workaround for inviting external users to site-level groups in office365

I've got a site collection where each subsite requires their own unique permission groups (Let's call them siteVisitors, siteMembers and siteOwners) Users in the siteMembers and siteVisitors groups ...
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Save data from multiple screens to submit using powerApps

How can I save data from fields across multiple screens to submit as one entry? For example, I can use an Edit Screen to submit a form with 25 fields. I'd rather have a flow with detailed ...
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Microsoft Graph: Get preview image

I created a SharePoint-Add-In (provider hosted) which serves as a proxy for retrieving information from Microsoft Graph. From the client I issue AJAX requests to my MVC-based web service which in turn ...
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How to restrict download and print and allow to read the PDF files?

I have office 365 plan and I want to restrict some of the users to download the files however the user can view the files. Also, want the same for print. the user can view the document but should not ...
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Unknown error while trying to lock file error while editing document from SharePoint document library

When I am trying to edit the document which is opened from SharePoint document library I am getting "Unknown error while trying to lock file" error. I am able to view the document by clicking on the ...
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Digitally Signed Word 2013 Document can be modified in SharePoint 2013 document library, without invalidating Digital Signatures

i created SharePoint 2013 Document library named "Issue Vouchers" i designed a template for my library with an empty signature line. My template contains various "Document Properties" embedded in ...
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Open in explorer not working in ie 11 with O365

I am getting the below error, when using Open with Explorer option in my O365 site. We’re having trouble opening this library in File Explorer. Syncing this >library will give you a better ...
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Request data from O365 Sharepoint Project online with oData

I'm trying to get data out of a O365 Sharepoint Project Online (PWA) enviroment. When I login to the O365/Sharepoint environment and navigate in the browser to: https://my.sharepoint.com/sites/pwa/...
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SPView.RenderAsHTML() Paging and Filtering not working

I have displayed a sharepoint list view on webpart using SPView.RenderAsHtml() method with following code: System.Text.StringBuilder sb = new System.Text.StringBuilder(); SPList list = web.Lists....
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Can I change favicon without modifying the master page?

I am trying to change the favicon for a site in SharePoint Online. I have seen how it is possible to do this by modifying a master page. However, with SharePoint Online Microsoft was recommended not ...
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Office 365 Document library Sync option not enabled

I had a team site owner contact me wondering why they can't sync to a new file library that they've created. (See image.) So I went and did some exploring. They added a bunch of content types, and ...
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What is webpartid2?

For example I have html for webpart like this: <div class="ms-WPBody noindex " id="WebPartWPQ2" webpartid="7de980df-9385-4e4c-9dc2-a518e968df1c" webpartid2="4cb90c96-ea5a-41db-ac5b-...
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Save my credentials in Office 365

We are currently experiencing a problem when the check box "Save my credentials" is ticked, it doesn't actually save the credentials when logging into SharePoint (Office 365). I'm hoping someone else ...
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Using REST API in SharePoint forms in Office 365 using SharePoint Designer

Can someone direct me to some basic tutorial or component that would allow me to consume a REST API from SharePoint forms in Office 365. I would prefer to do all the customization using SharePoint ...
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Building an employee directory in SharePoint Online

I've spent the better part of a day trying to build an Employee Directory in SP Online. I am able to pull a list of users using the Search Results Web Part and the query text contentclass=spspeople ...
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Remote Event Receivers not firing in case of Service to Service authentication scenario using Azure AD

I have created a SharePoint app(Add in) with a RemoteEventReceiver subscribed to Item Added Event on a custom list. After installing app in office 365 I can log into portal and add item to list and it ...
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SharePoint Online Delve

Hi all I need to add logo and link in Delve page. SharePoint not support customization in Delve page. How to add that any idea. Also can i change the order of the display field like contact field ...
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Create a web part connection via client API

Is there any way to create a web part connection by using client API e.g. JSOM, CSOM, REST, or ASMX-services in SharePoint Online?
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Office 365 Developer tenant: automatic renewal

Quote from Office 365 Developer Program FAQ In April 2019, we transitioned to a new model where your subscription can be renewed perpetually every 90 days if you're actively using it for ...
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Sharepoint audit reports automation with power bi

I was wondering if this possible. To automate the SharePoint Online Audit log report i.e a user viewing a page of the site from the excel spreadsheet and using powershell (im assuming) to create a ...
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Office 365 powershell, how to get credentials object with MFA

My goal is to extract the recent messages from the message center and push it to another list that is accessible to non-admins too. I found this script in a forum, exports a csv, that is already a ...
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Default WebPart in page layout is not editable

I have added a WebPart using in the Page Layout, but it is not editable, even though I specified AllowEdit = true. <WebPartPages:ContentEditorWebPart webpart="true" runat="server" ...
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Office 365 document Library ItemAdded event is not firing

Event is attached to document library, but it is not firing when I upload document. Below is the Element.xml file. <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="## Heading ##http://...
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how to call azure web api from sharepoint online site?

I have Created the Azure web API using visual studio and hosted it on to the Azure Successfully. If I call the web API using the Chrome App Advanced Rest Client It works properly But, when I try to ...
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Deploy selected webpart in SPFx Webpart Solution

We have created an SPFx webpart solution and it contains 5 web parts in it. 3 out of 5 web parts are related to one client and rest 2 web parts are related to another client. now I want to deploy this ...
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Hybrid Search SharePoint 2013-2016

I have configured Hybrid Search in my SharePoint Onprem. I can also see some results in my O365, however I am wondering about the "Cralwed Properties". My question is : Can I see "Cralwed Properties"...
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“Start Custom Task Process” Action Not Creating Task In Task List

Scenario: I have created simple list workflow in SharePoint designer. I have used "Start Custom Task Process" Action to create & assign the task to user. Before Starting Task Process i am ...
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Will Microsoft Flow for SharePoint libraries work for all users?

I used Microsoft Flow and created a flow that copies document from one sharepoint library to another SharePoint library I used the below template It worked in one library. But when I replicated the ...
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Is the only way to turn off the Newsfeed tile in the SharePoint 2016 and Office 365 app launchers by activating Yammer?

I have a two part question. The first part relates to SharePoint 2016 and the second relates to Office 365: I'd like the ability to globally remove the Newsfeed link in the applauncher for all users ...
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Register Javascript On Master Page in SharePoint Online Add Ins

When SharePoint Add in installed I want to add javascript on site master page in which app was installed pro grammatically in Office 365 SharePoint Online. How to do that dynamically?
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How to Build Power BI Report that reads info on all SharePoint Online site collections?

What is the best approach to build a Power BI Report that reads info on all SharePoint Online documents from all site collections in an Office 365 Tenant? I’d like to build a report from all ...
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Outlook Calendar to SharePoint 365 for everyone to view

Perhaps this has been answered in another post and if so I apologize for taking up your time and you can just redirect me to the thread that it has been resolved under (if possible thank you). This ...
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Copy the Entire SharePoint Online Site Collection to another Office 365 Tenant

I've developed a Site Collection for one client of mine (custom pages, webparts, lists, libraries modified master pages, customized settings, custom people groups, SPD workflows etc.). Now I have ...