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Debugging remote event receiver - no context token

I am trying to use the MS supplied BasicDataOperations provider hosted app to play around with and learn about remote event receivers. I was following the instructions from this blog post by Chris O'...
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How to reference image in SharePoint Online

I'm wrestling with how to reference a background image in my CSS file for a SharePoint Online site. My site URL is like this: https://anothercomp.com/sites/intranet. I have put my CSS and images in ...
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How to migrate SharePoint 2007 Data to Office 365?

I have SharePoint 2007 site on my server which have lists, libraries, custom web-parts, workflows etc. and i have another SharePoint Server on Office 365 which also have some lists,libraries and ...
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SystemUpdate using Rest API

I know the new CSOM & PowerShell allows making calls to SystemUpdate (https://dev.office.com/blogs/new-sharepoint-csom-version-released-for-Office-365-august-2016-updated) - however is there a ...
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Can I display Exchange Online Calendar in SharePoint Online at present?

I am already aware that this question is already asked multiple times on this site but almost all are for SharePoint Server. And I found one for SharePoint Online but this talks about custom ...
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How to Install Sharepoint Online Management Shell on Powershell 5?

I need to migrate 300K records from my filesystem to Sharepoint Online (SPO). I am on Win7 SP1 and have MS System Center 2012 Configuration Mgr. installed so can't install WMF/Powershell 3 or 4, but ...
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Why my ribbon contents hides automatically?

Ribbon content hides when clicked on files and library Contents not showing when clicked on files and library
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How to find the last Logged-In time for the external user for a SharePoint online Site?

I need to know about the information for the external user last logged-in time over a site. Is it possible to get through REST or Client-Object Modal?
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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 authenticate user in SharePoint Online using rest api

I have a website on SharePoint Online and a website on SharePoint On-premise. From my On-premise website i want to create a new list on my SharePoint Online site. To authenticate I used the following ...
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Custom Document-ID Provider with SharePoint Online

does anyone have a knowledge if this is possible to do for SharePoint Online? How to Create a Custom Document-ID Provider with SharePoint 2013 I did a solution (sandbox) and I managed to activate it ...
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Cannot install app: “Sorry, only tenant administrators can add or give access to this app.”

For adding an app, that has Search query permission, to a site collection as site owner I get the following message: Well, Search works on tenant level, so to add the app to a site collection I need ...
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SharePoint 2013 Auto-hosted App intermittent error — “There was a problem registering the app principal”

I am trying to handle the App events and I am getting one weird intermittent error related to app principal. When I try to deploy the Auto-Hosted App from visual studio, Sometime I am getting the ...
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Change the Share Site Email Template in SharePoint 2013

Is there any way to change the Share Site invitation email?
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jQuery SP.JS objects to test if current SharePoint user has full control / owner rigths?

As an example, the below jQuery displays current SharePoint user title. Excellent! :) Is it possible to use the sp.js objects to test If the current user has Full Control on the current page or ...
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No option to create a new Managed Path inside Office 365 SharePoint online 2013

I am working on an Office 365 SharePoint online 2013. Now when I wanted to create a new private site collection, inside the online SharePoint admin center, I did not find the option to create new ...
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What happens when I enable SharePoint Server Publishing & SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure feature inside Team Site

SharePoint Server Publishing & SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure feature in a team site. I would like to know what effects does make to a team site. What are Advantages & ...
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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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Is there a way to limit SharePoint Online usage to users (or a group of users) to the offfice premises ( Physical location ) only?

A superior would only want SharePoint Online to be used within the office confines ( the physical work place ) and not accessible outside much like an intranet? We will in the future hope to move ...
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How to connect to SharePoint online to run some PowerShell

How can connect to SharePoint online to run some PowerShell commands? It would be nice if someone has drilled down the steps for me :)
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how to identify the public web site is sharepoint online or on premise?

I have SharePoint 2013 production site for which I have only read access. I would like to know whether it is sharepoint online or on premise. Please let me know the procedure to identify whether the ...
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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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Free Office 365 subscription

I am looking for a free subscription for SharePoint / Project online / office 365, My question : What're the steps to can access SharePoint / Project online / office 365 for free? Thanks Andy
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SharePoint access for non-licensed users

How do I give access to SharePoint to people inside of our organization who do not/will not have Office 365?
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SharePoint Online Search Crawling

How can I define Sharepoint Online crawling schedule? I need that the crawling, be executed in the shortest possible time. Thanks.
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Adding CSS Reference on Site Page

So I have created a Site Page that has the "New Experience" look and I would like to change its style a little. Nothing major, just the height, width, color, etc. However, I can not seem to figure it ...
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Get the all sub sites from a site collection along with site hierarchy using CSOM

I had site collection is SharePoint online with the below hierarchy. The value in the bracket is the site hierarchy (added for understanding only). I want to get all the subsite details along with ...
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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 - Filter Category missing when adding web parts

When I am trying to add web parts(filter category) in SharePoint Online 2013 I did not find the filter category. I have searched about this and activated SharePoint Server Enterprise Site Features but ...
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Missing Sharepoint App Template in Visual Studio 2015

Trying to use Visual Studio 2015 Professional for SharePoint development. After installing the Office Developer Tools, it added additional templates to VS but did not include the "App for SharePoint" ...
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How to copy files between sites using REST API in SharePoint Online

I have a file in a document library called images: https://xxx.sharepoint.com/Site1/Images ... and I would like to copy the file to the document library called backup in this site: https://xxx....
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Create visual webpart for SharePoint Online

I want to create a visual webpart for SharePoint 2013 Online but I find that the requirement is to install the SharePoint on the local machine. Another thing, do SharePoint 2013 Foundation support ...
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How can we copy data from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint ONLINE 2013?

How can we copy/export a library/list that currently lives on SharePoint 2010 and import it to SharePoint 2013 on office 365? I have searched the web, but I just don't seems to find a good example ...
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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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Configuring timer jobs in sharepoint online

I have setup Information Management policies and have added retention stages but to run that and verify I need to run the "Information management policy" and "Expiration policy" timer jobs. Is it ...
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The query string “accountName” is missing or invalid

I'm trying to call the "getpropertiesfor" Sharepoint Onlines REST endpoint. https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/dn790354.aspx#bk_PeopleManagerGetPropertiesFor I'm logged in and am just ...
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Is SharePoint suitable for creating a public job portal site?

Is SharePoint Online suitable for creating a public job portal where anyone can upload their profile and search for job (just like job portal functionality)?
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How to make client application secure in sharepoint

Considering sharepoint development is mostly moving to client side with JSOM, REST api exposed. Even in recent announcement we have Sharepoint framework based on Client side. With this I am assuming ...
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SharePoint Online ULS Log

I want to get the ULS error log from SharePoint Online site. I'm using the following SPO powershell but it doesn't get any result. I also tried to use the correlation ID parameter but it returns ...
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How to retrieve choice column in sharepoint Online?

I am creating a dropdown and want to fill it with choices with my choice column of SharePoint list. Looking for solution in CSOM or JSOM. Any help is appreciated
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SharePoint CSR Conditional Formatting is working but row highlighting is not

I was testing the flexibility of CSR and came across a problem which i am not able to resolve . I have created a list which contains product details like Total Sales and Sales Target . I am trying to ...
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Creating a contenttype programmaticaly in Sharepoint 2013/Office365

I am looking at the documentation for adding a contenttype via code using Sharepoint CSOM. The example uses a hardcoded ID. foreach (var item in contentTypes) { if (item.StringId == "...
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Null Reference Type Error using Javascript in Sharepoint 2013

Having an issue with javascript in sharepoint 2013. We have set up javascript and it is working by changing the colours of the rows in a task list. The issue is when the user goes into quick edit, and ...
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Migrating our SharePoint 2013 on-premises farm to an Office 365

I have worked on many SharePoint 2013 & SharePoint 2016 on-premises farms. and currently one of our customer who uses SP 2013 on-premises, want to migrate SharePoint to Office 365 (SP online). now ...
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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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Assign Unique permission to SharePoint 2013 List using Client Side code C#

I need to assign unique permission to a SharePoint list. I have the SP group created in the site and the list permission inheritance is broken. Now I would like to assign permission to the group for ...
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What is the purpose of the default site collections?

In our SharePoint admin portal, we have the following site collections. We created none of these. [tenant].sharepoint.com [tenant].sharepoint.com/portals/community [tenant].sharepoint.com/portals/...
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Where Do We Report SharePoint Online Bugs?

I just need to know the proper place to report SharePoint Online bugs to Microsoft. I've found a couple: One when setting up a Site Mailbox, after selecting Language and Time Zone, I get, "The ...
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Undefined SP.ClientContext

I always get undefined on my SP.ClientContext.get_current() I have tried with this code: SP.SOD.executeFunc('sp.js','SP.ClientContext',runthiscode); function runthiscode(){ SP.SOD.executeFunc('SP....
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Send email via code in Office365

I am developing a custom web part in an Office 365 environment. I am trying to send email to a user during the execution of the code in the web part. I have tried two alternatives: SPUtility....