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Top new questions this week:

Verify SharePoint user in ajax request

Consider the following: A logged-in user visits a publishing page in a SharePoint Online environment. The page loads data from a service running on another server using an ajax request. In this …

sharepoint-online authentication ajax  
asked by claesv 6 votes

How to get List by Url using SharePoint 2013 CSOM

SharePoint 2013 CSOM API contains the following methods for accessing List object: ListCollection.GetById method - returns the list with the specified list identifier ListCollection.GetByTitle …

2013 development sharepoint-online csom  
asked by Vadim Gremyachev 4 votes
answered by thomius 4 votes

XsltListViewWebPart and custom link column

I have a XsltListViewWebPart with a custom link column used for change a value on current listitem using JavaScript. <a href="javascript:ApproveRejectRDA('{@ID}', true);" title="approve"> …

web-part javascript client-object-model  
asked by Francesco D'Ercole 3 votes
answered by Vadim Gremyachev 1 vote

Have javascript only run once at installation

I have a Sharepoint Hosted app in which I have some javascript (permission related) that only should run once. It should run only when the app is trusted by the admin that installs the app and when …

javascript installation  
asked by tomvanderhoek 2 votes
answered by tomvanderhoek 0 votes

2013 grant read access to authenticated users without having to visit site

I have created an app which uses a people picker. The people picker needs to pickup everyone within the NT AUTHORITY\authenticated users group. So I have added that group to the Members group of the …

2013 sharepoint-apps authentication people-picker membership-provider  
asked by Stephen 2 votes

PowerShell to get workflow status in a list items of the SharePoint Online

I need create a PowerShell code to get the status of a workflow in a list items of the SharePoint Online. It's simple in On Premise SharePoint, but in online I have serious difficulties. Someone can …

workflow sharepoint-online powershell  
asked by Diego Hillesheim 2 votes
answered by Vadim Gremyachev 1 vote

Multiple upload give me error : Could not overwrite file

I am using SP 2010. I have a document library. I try to use the multiple upload dialog from SharePoint. I got an error Could not overwrite file. Like you see in the print screen below I have …

asked by KHA 2 votes
answered by Waqas Sarwar MCSE 1 vote

Greatest hits from previous weeks:

Change Title (linked to item with edit menu) to different column

How can I change the column in a SharePoint list that has the link to the item and the link to the item with edit menu eg: Title (linked to item) Title (linked to item with edit menu) I want to have …

list column site-column  
asked by Carel 10 votes
answered by Carel 12 votes

Excel links open files as read-only mode. How to change this to edit mode?

Does anyone have any idea why using the link on excel opens the file as read-only mode? How can I change the behavior to open as Edit mode? I checked almost all of the Document Library settings, …

excel excel-services  
asked by MicroSumol 2 votes
answered by Alex 1 vote

Can you answer these?

Setting managed metadata field via Sharepoint Designer 2013 Workflow

I'm trying to copy an item from one list to another via a workflow in Sharepoint 2013. I can create the item and set the fields to equal the Current Item's value for that corresponding field, and it …

sharepoint-designer designer-workflow managed-metadata  
asked by Kyle Kopps 1 vote

Custom taxonomy field becomes corrupted after additional deployments

I have a custom Taxonomy field. I install this field by deploying the wsp package using PowerShell. The field is used in a list which I populate during the deployment. When I do this on a clean newly …

2010 managed-metadata taxonomy  
asked by Daniel Ziga 1 vote

Create list using C# CSOM in a subsite on Office SharePoint O365

We have a SharePoint 2013 Provider-Hosted App using C# CSOM that has been deployed to a Developer site under the root site. One of the requirements of our app is that it should be able to create lists …

2013 development office-365 csom provider-hosted-app  
asked by Ryan Shripat 1 vote
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