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SharePoint access for non-licensed users

If the Users are inside your organization and need access only to SharePoint Sites they do not require any Office365 Licenses at least for now. You just need their Office365 ID created either by Sync ...
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SharePoint access for non-licensed users

First you turn on external sharing for your Office 365 tenant, and than you enable external sharing on the site collection you want to share with external (non-licensed) users. Manage external ...
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Document not displaying latest changes in Sharepoint library

I've seen this happen quite often. I don't know if you are aware, or tried this already, but Office caches documents in the 'Upload Center'. As soon as you open a document, it will store a copy in ...
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Want to eliminate "Document or link" dialog on File/Save

You can remove the Link to a Document content type from the Library settings.
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SharePoint 2013 Remote Event Recievers - How Reliable?

You will not be able to capture events on SharePoint in a reliable way for mission critical events. The best you can hope for is to poll the data at intervals for the changes you are looking for. ...
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Scheduler in Office 365

Use Azure WebJobs. It can be created using the following scripts: .cmd, .bat, .exe (using windows cmd) .ps1 (using powershell) .sh (using bash) .php (using php) .py (using python) .js (using node) ...
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Can't open MS Office documents from SharePoint

Chris Coulson has a great explanation: Important – Additional Steps for enabling FBA for Office Applications Even with FBA configured in SharePoint 2016, it still won’t authenticate properly when ...
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SharePoint 2016 / Project 2016 / Office 2013 - Word/Excel documents won't open in Sharepoint 2016

As a supported scenario, you can use Project 2016 (Click-to-Run) or (MSI) with Office 2013 (MSI) on the same computer without any issue, For more details check: Supported scenarios for installing ...
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UPLOAD FAILED: You are required to sign in to upload your changes to this location

Looks like it just took a while for my changes to become active. The problem is gone now. I suspect one of the following resolved my issue but I'm not sure. $sts.MaxApplicationTokenCacheItems = ...
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SharePoint 2013 Remote Event Recievers - How Reliable?

The way we handle it in O365 is kind of a hack and similar to a Timer Job, but it works. We make a C# console application and host it as a web job in Azure, and have the job run every 5 minutes or ...
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Has anyone seen a SharePoint site integrated with interactive floor plans?

The article below describes how to configure a floor plan in SharePoint with the help of Plumsail Dashboard Designer: https://plumsail.com/blog/2016/11/floor-plan-with-dashboard-designer-for-...
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This document is locked for editing by another user

When a document is opened by a client program, Windows SharePoint Services puts a write lock on the document on the server. The write lock times out after 10 minutes. Users cannot modify the document ...
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I need help changing the default URL for SharePoint in O365

As mentioned by Gautam, the SharePoint tile cannot be changed. Another thing you can do if you are the global admin is to add your company logo to the office 365 suite bar at the top and add the link ...
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How to set the logo to point to the default site?

you can edit your master page and add the SPlinkbutton. From the Snippet Gallery, copy and paste the default SiteLogo code snippet into your master page into the appropriate place you want it to be ...
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Unable to Editform.aspx in office 365

Microsoft disabled all possibilities for HTML, CSS & JavaScript customizations in SPOnline Modern Experiences. Please let Microsoft know they are making a mistake: https://sharepoint.uservoice....
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The 'Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0' provider is not registered on the local machine

The 'Microsoft.ACE.OLEDB.12.0' provider depends on the current office installation is it 32 bit or 64 bit. In your case, you already installed 32bit Office Professional Plus so you should target the ...
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Is Office 2010 supported by SharePoint 2016

As far as i know SharePoint 2016 support the office 2010(it is backward compatible). I am running a large deployment of SharePoint 2016 and 70% of our user using the office 2010 but no major issue ...
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Edit File In MS Word after change SharePoint 2013 authentication from Windows to ADFS not working

We have solved it. Actually it was a misleading issue as I found the problem have been happened on some folders that have a unique permission We have changed the authentication to ADFS and give ...
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Where does SharePoint Online open's Office documents like word excel etc

Office Online View-only functionality is provided for free. To see all the features that are included in each plans, view the detailed service descriptions. In addition, we can set the default open ...
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If there any option inside sharepoint document libraries to allow multiple users to work simultaneously on the same .xls file tabs

This depends a bit on the setup. The filetype you mentioned is not ideal. You should check and upgrade to xlsx. Besides that it depends on your Version of Excel. WAC (Word/Excel Online) allows you ...
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Cannot Open an Office 2016 version 1812 document from Sharepoint Server 2016 Standard On Premises with either Form and Windows authentication methods

Update to Office version 16.0.11126.20196 seems to have solved the problem.
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Picture library thumbnail url

Its not possible, but it is exposed in the Search Schema in the site settings menu, which is probably better for your purposes anyway. go to this URL in your site collection: /_layouts/15/...
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why we lost the ability to browse OneNote folders inside sharepoint online compared to sharepoint on-premises

I have noted that inside the the OneNote desktop application the “OneNote_RecycleBin” folder is missing + the “Open Notebook.onetoc2” file is missing. A .onetoc2 file simply is the table of contents ...
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Office 365 single tenant multiple domain multiple sharepoint

One sentence in advance: If you ask google about this topic, you get a lot of information about a feature named "Public Site". This feature is no longer available, so all that information is invalid ...
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vba script to add items to SharePoint online list

You can try this example https://stackoverflow.com/questions/37434198/add-items-in-sharepoint-office-365-list-using-vba-giving-error-access-denied But here you make sure the excel account should have ...
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Office 365 SharePoint New View Coulmn Width

Out of the box, it's not possible. You'd have to use CSS on that view to make a fixed height of the row.
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How to get authorization token from host app to web part, office365Video call

The Access Token to access the Video stored in the Azure media for streaming. Your request should look like : "http://<tenant>/portals/hub/_api/videoservice/Channels(guid’b6c48249-cd8a-43e9-...
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(When) does SharePoint Online in Microsoft 365 use the Microsoft Upload Center?

On general, the Microsoft Upload Center is used when you access online content from OneDrive, OneDrive for Business, SharePoint Online or SharePoint Server. It's often in use if you have a poor ...
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I need help changing the default URL for SharePoint in O365

Unfortunately, this tile and other OOTB tiles app launcher experience is controlled by Microsoft. So we dont have the ability yet to modify the tiles or its behaviour other than of course the theming(...
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“Open in the client application” Vs “Use the server default (Open in the client application)” inside the document library advance settings

Open in the client application When a user chooses a document in this library, the document will open in the corresponding client application if it's available. Open in the browser When a user ...
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