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Get Current Login User Profile Properties SharePoint

I need to get current login User profile properties provide information about SharePoint users, such as display name, email, PictureUrl and other business and personal information including custom ...
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What is SharePoint Spfx? Will it override SharePoint app development and server object model?

What will be impact of new Spfx development model over older SharePoint object model.
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Powershell to list all sites and subsites in SharePoint Online

I know about "Get-SPWebApplication" but it's not available in Online. How can I get a list of all sites and subsites in SPO?
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When/How to use asp.net MVC inside Sharepoint on-premises and Sharepoint online

I know in SharePoint things can be done in many ways and using many technologies. But now I am a bit confused on when/how I can/should/most-appropriate to use ASP.NEW MVC inside SharePoint on-premises ...
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SPO Retrieve HasUniqueRoleAssignements property using Powershell

I am trying to retrieve HasUniqueRoleAssignements property for multiple SharePoint Online lists using Powershell. I can do it for each one in SharePoint on-premises: $ctx.Load($list....
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Getting an ItemCount with filtering in SP2013 using REST api

I am attempting to return an integer (itemcount) of the items within a SP2013 list. I have done this easily using the stock standard json method. However I have a need of counting the splist items ...
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Filter Created in SP REST API

I have this code below: jQuery.ajax({ url: res3 + "/_api/web/lists('" + normlistid + "')/items('" + normid +"')?$select=ID,Title,Created,QuemLeu/Id&$expand=QuemLeu", method: ...
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whats the difference between team sites and a publishing sites?

What are advantages and disadvantages of using either one of the sites. what is different between team sites and publishing sites.
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Cascading Drop down in SharePoint Online

I'm trying to implement cascading drop down for list in SharePoint online I have 3 different list with name Countries , States, cities. and the master list Address in which I have Fields Country , ...
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Recovering a file from the recycle bin

I'm working on a general function to recover an item programatically from a recycle bin via Powershell and CSOM. This is what I have so far, it doesn't throw an error, but it doesn't recover the file ...
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InfoPath is Dead

As per this Microsoft blog article, InfoPath is retiring. It will not be available in the next version of SharePoint. I am in the middle of setting up a Forms Solution architecture for a company and ...
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The Microsoft SharePoint Migration Tool

We are going to migrate from SharePoint 2010 to online, We are searching for a free tool like the Microsoft SharePoint migration tool. Do anyone already use this tool to explain the new advantage and ...
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Site Creation / Provisioning in SharePoint Online (using site templates)

We are planning to migrate our on-premise SP2013 to SharePoint Online. We have one issue which blocks our journey to the cloud. We are using a set of different site templates to create team, project ...
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CSR can not be applied to Personal Views?

I just posted this on Andrei Markeev his Cisar issue list. Can someone confirm CSR can not be applied to Personal Views, or tell me I am talking poop (je praat poep! in Dutch) BTW anyone doing ...
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create custom permission level in SharePoint Site programatically in JSOM or CSOM

I want to create my custom permission level programmatically name "Only Doc Edit" and want to choose only selected value for them viz. Edit Item, view Item etc.. Is it Possible? If yes, How can I ...
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Get Group Id Using REST

I want to get group id in single call. I am using below URL <Sitename>/_api/web/sitegroups/getbyname('Approvers') it is returning object. I want to apply filter to above url to get group id.
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Create a free sharepoint online site (office 365)

I have created a free sharepoint online site (office 365) some months ago. But now that is not working. Then I tried to create a new free office 365 site. It seems like can't create a free site? We ...
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Can't install app in AppCatalog

Trying to upload an app to a Sharepoint Online App Catalog. Getting the following error: xxxxxxxx.app Unknown Status Module: 33 Message: 134 It worked 4 days ago. The only thing that I have ...
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SharePoint Online Storage

How much storage is per default for SharePoint Online and Office 365? A client of mine would like to know how much storage he will get. I cant find an updated answer.
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Most efficient way to get all sub sites under a site collection/sub site using JSOM?

For the question lets assume the following site hierarchy Root Site Sub Site 01 Sub Site 0101 Sub Site 0102 Sub Site 010201 Sub Site 02 Sub Site 03 Sub Site 0301 Now if I want to get all these ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - How to remove space between web parts?

There's a very annoying chunk of space between webparts such as promoted link and a content editor, and I'd like to remove it. I tried some css found on the web, but that didn't solve it. Does anyone ...
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Add new styles to the Rich Text Editor ribbon in SP2013 Online

I'm working with the preview version of Office 365 at the moment and would like users to be able to select the Callout 2 option which was available in SP2010 and we've been using for particular ...
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All internal field names in the farm incremented in SharePoint Online… why?

I've built a large number of forms in SharePoint Online that have jQuery functions built around those fields internal names. For some reason this morning the internal name of each and every field in ...
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Branding SkyDrive/Newsfeed (Mysite) in SharePoint Online

We're in the middle of a massive SP2007 to SharePoint Online migration and were able to successfully rebrand our portal site in the cloud. The only portion we're having trouble with is matching our "...
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How to enable sub menu on the global menu?

We recently signed up for Office 365 and are in the process of building out oure SharePoint site. We started with the default site, a Team Site and have built out the following site map: Site Sub ...
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Master page not updating for just one user account - SharePoint Online

I have a super weird problem in a SharePoint online environment. Yesterday I was doing some testing, and I added a javascript alert on the masterpage for 5 minutes and removed it thereafter. This ...
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How can I perfrom automation testing in sharepoint?

How can I use Selenium for SharePoint functionality testing? Can anyone provide me a link or a book which I can use for learning SharePoint automation testing using selenium?
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Error while running Powershell Script in o365

Hi Below is the error i am getting while running the powershell script Error Cannot find an overload for "PeopleManager" and the argument count: "1 Script: #Importing PowerShell Module Import-...
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Get minor version of a document using REST API

I have a requirement to get all minor versions of documents in document libraries and list items in lists within a specific SharePoint site(SPWeb). To simplyfy the solution, first I obtained all the ...
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Excel VBA code to upload document into SharePoint online 2013

I'm looking for a snippet in VBA to upload a document (PDF file) into SharePoint online
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Copy List items using REST/JSON

I'm very new to REST and JSON, I want to copy list items from one list to another list in the same site on button click, both the lists are of same type but with different column names and they are '...
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SharePoint Online Vs Hybrid (SharePoint Online + SP On premise 2016)?

We have SharePoint Online at our organization. We are in the process of building our Intranet on SharePoint. So trying to list down, What are the advantages to have a hybrid solution?To be brief, Can ...
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PowerShell SharePoint online ISE IntelliSense

I want to write PowerShell for SharePoint online using ISE, but I can't seem to be able to make it use the intellisense for the object. When I run the Import-Module Microsoft.Online.SharePoint....
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Programmatically add a web part to a page using CSOM

I want to create a SharePoint 2013 app that will add a web part (and an app part) to a page programmatically. I will be using SharePoint online. I cant seem to find any code that does this. Is this ...
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Add item to SharePoint Online Library - strange Access Denied exception

I have created a very simple SharePoint Online App. It has a manifest and a website. There is a simple script on a Default aspx. It is trying to deploy the file to a Library and getting "Access denied....
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SP.RequestExecutor on SharePoint online

I deployed an App SharePoint hosted. I am using SP.RequestExecutor and it is working fine on SharePoint premise. but on SharePoint online it is not working. I added the library using this: $....
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Restrict sharepoint default pages from using custom master page

I am created my custom master page and uploaded using design manager. And applied this master page from Setting-> Master Page section of SharePoint. Now my problem is, this master page is applied to ...
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Can no longer publish content types from hub in o365

I was working with content types yesterday in the content type hub. I was able to publish items. This morning I can't publish things anymore. I get the following error: Sorry, something went wrong ...
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Search by content type using Search API in REST

I have two content types, softs ct and softs ct page having parent content types item and page . I managed to display results from custom list which is having softs ct but it doesn't display results ...
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Sharepoint Online 2013 - Retrieving a task by its related list item?

For the ticketing system I've been working on, a task will be created via workflow whenever a new ticket (discussion) is created, which is assigned to the specific personnel assigned to that ...
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Is there a compatibility issue with page designs between SharePoint 2013 on-premise and SharePoint Online?

We've received a tender for a design, this tender includes some hours to convert a SharePoint 2013 design file to a SharePoint Online design. Is there really much required with this? I thought the two ...
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How to create “Office 365 Group” using csom/pnp core ( or create accessToken)

Since team sites will not support "site inboxes" for team sites anymore I need to create an "Office 365 Group" (don't confuse this with SP groups/AD Groups), since this is the MS silver bullet of the ...
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Manipulating permissions on SharePoint Online with PowerShell

We have a multitude of sites and sub-sites in SharePoint. As we run Azure AD Connect, we are able to assign Windows security group as Site Collection Administrators and further - assign AD groups to ...
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Multi line text field with unlimited length in document libraries allowed

What I am doing: Migrating Documents to SharePoint Online using PowerShell Script. Once document is uploaded I am simultaneously setting property values. Case: In a Document Library, I have a field ...
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SharePoint Store: Sorry, something went wrong

Today, I have been trying to install a SharePoint Add-in into my SharePoint O365 site from the SharePoint store and the following error message was displayed: Then, I went to my System Admin and ...
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NewForm not showing when adding new document to library in SharePoint Online

I have recently noticed that if you add a new document in a document library in SharePoint Online without any required fields you skip the step where the form to fill out the metadata comes up. ...
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How do I disable the Minimal Download Strategy for OneDrive for Business for all users?

I have an Office365 environment with SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business. I can set SharePoint up (per site) to turn off the Minimal Download Strategy feature, but it seems like there's not a ...
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Is it possible to export a site workflow?

If I have a Site Workflow on my development machine, what's the best way to deploy it onto the production system which is hosted on Microsoft SharePoint Online? I have found a way of doing it which ...
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Office 365 Public CDN - What does the Public actually mean?

I'm trying out the Office 365 Public CDN feature as described here But I'm interested in what is "Public" about this. Towards the bottom of the article these is this answer in the Q&A: Can I ...
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Install app using JSOM in SharePoint Online

We have requirement that SharePoint hosted app need to add/remove in site when site creation(Site has been created using JSOM). I did't find any article regarding add app programmatically using JSOM. ...