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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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SharePoint Online Rest API - Filter by boolean (yes/no)

I am trying to simply apply a Boolean filter to a Rest API call that is based on a Yes/No It has been documented in many locations that this functionality is broken for many years. I am unable to ...
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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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How i can verify that our migrated “Contribute” permission level is exactly the same as the source Contribute permission

I did a migration from SharePoint on-premises 2013 to SharePoint online, using a third party tool, as follow:- The source on-premises site collection is a team site that have publishing features ...
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SPFx webpart not updating with latest spkg uploaded

My Spfx spkg uploads successfully to the apps catalog. Tenant wide upload is enabled. When I do 'Add an App', This app is not available for installation under 'From your Organisation' Although when ...
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List of permissions needed for SharePoint REST calls

I do a lot of SharePoint online work using REST calls. I often hit roadblocks when I get "access denied" type errors when code executes from different users. Question) Basically is there a nice big ...
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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: $....