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New Communication site Template supports Multilingual Content

we have a requirement to use new Communication Site template and build a web site, but it should be multilingual. Since new Communication site look and feel and responsiveness suit to my client ...
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Sharepoint framework experience. React or Angular?

I'm somewhat confused as to what technogy to use with Sharepoint Online framework experience. Is React/Redux the better dev option now for web parts that extend and build on sharepoint? Is Angular ...
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Powershell CSOM - How to add a Office 365 Group to a list

I've found a script to create document libraries and a script to assign permissions to a list. I've combined these with one script and added a CSV containing names and Office 365 Groups that should be ...
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Outlook mail/Notification in SharePoint

My Customer wants me to show the Outlook Emails(or Email subject only) from his Office365 OWA to his SharePoint Online (intranet Portal). I tried to call the OWA in I-frame but it showing error, ...
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How to create a sandboxed workflow action within Microsoft SharePoint Online 365

I have followed the steps on http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff798499.aspx in order to create a custom sandboxed workflow action, and have deployed this into a site workflow in Microsoft ...
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How to export a site from SharePoint online?

I've got a publishing site (root site, with subsites) containing web pages and documents (as do the subsites). I'd like to export it and restore it to a local SharePoint instance - any ideas how to ...
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How do I retrieve the SharePoint Modern site's classification property via search REST APIs?

I am creating a rollup of Modern team and communication sites that are provisioned in my tenant by creating one SPFx webpart which retrieves the site's title, URL, logo and some other properties using ...
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REST API to get Frequent Sharepoint Sites programmatically?

Sharepoint Online offers a view of the frequent sites of the current user. It is available in the home page of the "My Site" of the user. I'm asking if there is a REST API (or something like) to get ...
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Access AAD protected Web API with SharePoint Online user token

I have a Web API protected by using Bearer tokens form Azure AD (https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/active-directory-devquickstarts-webapi-dotnet/). Now, I would like to call ...
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List View Lookup Threshold Exception not thrown when submitted without Query element

SharePoint 2010 includes a list view lookup threshold as part of its resource throttling. Columns that count as a lookup include Lookup, taxonomy (managed metadata), and User (PersonOrGroup) The ...
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Is it possible to create custom User Profile Properties using CSOM or SPO PowerShell?

I have not been able to find much information regarding creating custom User Profile Properties via CSOM or SharePoint Online PowerShell. Is this possible, and if so, how do I go about doing it?
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How to call the Sharepoint REST API from an external website(IFrame)

I've been trying to do a simple GET REST call from an external website (Dynamics CRM) to a SharePoint Online site. All I want is to list the files from that SharePoint Online folder into an IFrame on ...
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Set metadata column value from query string when uploading documents

When users upload files to a SharePoint Online (2013) document library, I would like for a value from the query string to be inserted into a metadata column in the library. I found a number of posts ...
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Design Package import SharePoint 2013 using App Installed event CSOM

In SP2013, I am trying to import and export the design package from one site to other site using AppInstalled event using CSOM. I am not able to get the context of source site to import the design ...
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List View Group By not working

I've got a list and I've created a view that shows all items and groups by "Created By". But when I load that view I can't see the list items. I only get the "working on it" message. This grouping ...
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Displaying user profile image using JSOM - broken image link in IE

I have written the following code to get the user profile image and display on my master page header. Everything is working fine with Chrome but in IE I get a broken image link where i should be ...
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The remote server returned an error: (403) Forbidden

I am developing a C# console application on my local computer running on Windows 8. My target SharePoint server is SharePoint Online on Office 365. I am trying to get the web site name using web.Title ...
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Hide/Remove Page Title - SharePoint Online

Is it possible to hide or remove the Page Title on specific pages in SharePoint online? Any assistence in where I should look to acheive this is appreciated.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Close modal popup opened using SP.UI.ModalDialog.ShowPopupDialog(url)

Sharepoint promoted links webpart open in dialog opens the popup using SP.UI.ModalDialog.ShowPopupDialog(url) How do I close this popup using a custom button in the popup page SP.UI.ModalDialog is ...
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REST post with metadata column?

I have a jquery script that uploads a file to document library. I'm trying to set a choice column in the same call, but can't seem to get it to work. The upload is working, but Col1 is a choice ...
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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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Batch update via PNP Powershell

I have data from a CSV that will be imported and added to column values for each of these items. I can loop over CSV, get the items, and set the values (Set-PNPListItem) - but the sequential ...
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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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Placing a Sharepoint OpenBinaryStream() into a byte array Csom

I am able to traverse through my entire Picture Lib, however when I am trying to place into a byte array I am getting an it shows that the value of the OpenBinaryStream(); is empty. My is to go ...
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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 any CSR ...
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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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JSON Column formatting - Joining values

Is there a different way to join/concatenate values from 2 single line columns into a 3rd column other than the way below? { "$schema": "https://developer.microsoft.com/json-schemas/sp/column-...
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Downloading files instead of opening directly

I have kept files in site assets and created hyperlinks to the files (which may be PDF or word ). When i click on the link it opens up in the browser. How do i force it to download ?
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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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Customized Power Apps List Form: Where is the App Stored?

We have customized a SharePoint list using Power Apps. Can someone explain where the published Power apps' files (app package) are stored? https://make.powerapps.com/ does not seem to have these Apps ...
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CAML Query - Going around the 5000 List Item Threshold

I have developed a SharePoint system for a client and I am planning forward with regards to CSOM code that runs on a specific library. This will eventually expand to a large set of data. Experience ...
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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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Document library to show only folders to user

Is there any logic that we can implement for SharePoint library to show only folders in it and items should not be visible to the user. The real requirement is that the document structure is like ...
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Online - Hyperlink in calculated column

I'm using SharePoint online and I've followed this solution URL in calculated column to create an hyperlink in a calculated column. This is the formula I'm using: ="<a target='_blank' href='https:...
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BCS in Sharepoint Online

What are the features and limitations of BCS in Sharepoint online. Can we create an external content type using Stored procedure in Sharepoint online.
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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?