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Office 365 Teamwebsite extend [on hold]

Is it possible to extend the teamwebsite in Office 365 with custom developed apps for example an app which connects to an external database?
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How do I bulk replace a hyperlink containing a File:\\ command in excel

I work with Sharepoint 2007 and Excel 2007 In SharePoint I sometimes use a hyperlink with the file command like; (file://\\group.net.dk\sites\S01625\stt\Drawings). This is useful when I want to open ...
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Automatic Excel list exported from SharePoint not keeping my local data?

hope you can help!? I have set up a table in Excel which does a great job of exporting data from a SharePoint however I have added my own columns to add (local) information to each entry. ie. I am ...
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Shortcut to switch MS Office doc from 'read only' to writeable, when already open?

Often I open an office document (via SharePoint) as read-only, only to later realize it needs editing. Is there an easy way to do this from within Office itself? Current workaround is to close ...
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Is it possible to get Norwegian keyboard shortcuts in SharePoint 2013's richtext editor?

In the Norwegian version of Microsoft Office you can use Ctrl+F to get bold text. The English version is Ctrl+B. :) I would like to have Norwegian shortcuts in SharePoint 2013 as well. Is this ...
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How to change Sharepoint admistrator password

I chose not to put this on ServerFault as I am asking it as a user, not a network administrator. I have a Sharepoint server set up at my office and I can log in as admin (System Account). However, I ...
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IE8 Printing Issue - Shrink to Fit is not Shrinking, right side getting hacked

I'm having this problem in a Sharepoint Extranet site. Several long/wide forms and grids are getting their right sides hacked off when printed. In IE7, Shrink to Fit solves this problem. However in ...
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Microsoft Excel Power Query - Manage Queries tab

I'm working with Microsoft Excel 2013 Power QUery in combination with the SharePoint Enterprise Power BI add-in. Normally in Excel there should be a button called 'Shared' under the 'Manage Queries' ...
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Xcopy or Robocopy from Network folder to SharePoint(2013)

I am trying to copy files from a network folder to a SharePoint folder. I have read/write permissions to the SP folder and can manually upload documents to it. I was able to get the .bat to work 1 ...
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Connect to Outlook button missing from Sharepoint

I am using IE 11 to access a Sharepoint site with a calendar. On IE 10 I could see the option to connect the calendar to Outlook, but on IE 11 this option is missing. On Windows 7, downgrading to IE ...
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unable to open word document on sharepoint

I am unable to open word document on sharepoint,getting the sad face smiley on clicking the document. Using google.chrome. only getting issue with word document. I am using office 2007. window7 using ...
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SharePoint Calendar Schedule Interval

I need to get the SharePoint Calendar Schedule to display one minute intervals. Is this even possible and if so how can it be done? I see I can do 5 minute intervals but this is not granular enough ...
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Making calculated column fo weeknum in sharepoint 2007

Im using sharepoint 2007, and there is no weeknum function built-in. how can I add calculated column in sharepoint list to show weeknum of date in another column?
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Having trouble mapping Sharepoint document library as a Network Place

I am using Office 365, Sharepoint Online 2013. Using Internet Explorer these are the steps I have taken: ticked the keep me signed in on the portal.microsoftonline.com page. It redirects me to ...
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“An error occurred accessing your Microsoft SharePoint Foundation site files” connecting site with SharePoint Designer

I have a SharePoint 2013 environment with 1 AD Server, 1 DB Server and 1 APP Server, with 13 Web Applications running under the SharePoint. Recently I rebuilted the application because of some ...
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We can't install the 64-bit version of office because we found the following 32-bit programs

I have Office 2013 64-bit installed. Never installed any other office version. When I am trying to install Sharepoint Designer 64-bit, I am receiving the error on the title. Tried Sharepoint Designer ...
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Sharepoint 365 list query

Is it possible to make a list in sharepoint 365 where columns only appear when a certain option are selected in a previous column? So when the user selects the option "Fruit" from a drop down box a ...
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removing special characters from entire directory structure

I would like to know whether it is possible to REMOVE special characters recursively in powershell from all files in an entire directory structure? for example if I have a file called: my ...
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Which backup software is this? [closed]

One of our clients has been asking us to set up a backup software. The client can be difficult in explaining what they want, but is very adamant about having it. Apparently one of their employees used ...
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Overwrote a file in Sharepoint 2013. How can I recover it?

I did check both Recycle Bins (Stage 1 and 2), and the old version wasn't there. I think this is because I overwrote the file, instead of deleting it. Is there any other place to look? Thanks
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Multiple default views for sharepoint discussion board

Is it possible to have multiple default views for a sharepoint discussion board? I would like to have Subject View default for Top-Level and Threaded View for Discussion. Ticking the Default box ...
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Has anyone managed to install Office Webapps on SharePoint 2010, on Windows 7?

I've installed SharePoint 2010 as a development environment on my Windows 7 x64 environment (notes here) and would like to install Office Web Apps onto it also. However, when trying to install ...
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What tool can I use to allow multiple teams to share files?

I need to work with several teams and need to be able to share requirements and design documents. Most people won't be too technical, so I want to avoid source code tools. The main requirements are: ...
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Cant edit excel file in Sharepoint because it has Comments, Shapes, or other objects

I have an excel sheet in a Sharepoint which is no longer editable in browser because Sharepoint complains that there are "Comments, Shapes, or other objects" and that is apparently not supported. I'm ...
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How to connect to Sharepoint files directory via some software resembling WinSCP or SmartFTP

I need to download around 2000 files from a Sharepoint website and it is gonna take me ages to do that by downloading files one by one when I connect to website via some web browser... I would prefer ...
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How to save a copy of a folder automatically from sharePoint on a weekly basis?

I need to save a copy of a particular folder present in SharePoint on a weekly basis because the same document is edited and used as new for the next week. As this is done manually, many times fail ...
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Can I populate a Sharepoint calendar with an Outlook shared calendar?

I haven't been able to figure out how to populate the Sharepoint calendar with the shared calendar from the Outlook 2007 accounts connected to Sharepoint. Is this possible, or does the Sharepoint ...
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Automatically convert Moin Moin content to Sharepoint

I have quite a bit of content in a Moin Moin wiki, that I need to move to a Sharepoint wiki. The content is mostly in nested formatted pages with a few files (Word, Excel, and Visio) as attachments. ...
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2 Templates to one SharePoint Library, Default templates

Ok, I'm not a script writer, otherwise I'd have this automated already. I need a quick assist in the most basic steps possible. I have a SharePoint form library using InfoPath based forms. I have a ...
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Sharepoint Gantt chart - default view to always show 'today'?

I have a gantt chart which always defaults to the start of the first bar (earliest point in time) This is very annoying in our dashboard as I can't see where we are on this i.e. it should be dynamic ...
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Files opened in SharePoint Workspace don't sync, but when opened via sharepoint in browser do

I'm working with a client using their Sharepoint site. When I access the site via a web browser I can open, edit and save files fine. Similarly, if I navigate to the SharePoint site in Windows ...
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Powershell: The local farm is not accessible. Cmdlets with FeatureDependencyId are not registered

I am trying to run a PowerShell script from a windows batch file. This is a SharePoint related script that uses Import-SPData. This works without any issue when using USERA's login. However, if I try ...
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Default SA password of SQL Server automatically installed by SharePoint Server 2010 setup

I installed SharePoint server 2010 recently on a test server. It was installed in standalone mode. After the installation, I realized that it had installed SQL Server Express 2008 (10.0.2531.0) ...
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Outlook flashes / flickers after clikcing Open Task button from a SharePoint workflow email notification

I have developed a custom workflow in SharePoint Designer 2010. The workflow runs as expected. I receive the email notification that a task has been assigned to me and the email asks me to click the ...
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Why can I create a remote directory through Windows Explorer, but not from the command prompt?

I'm using Windows 7 and have a remote folder available. Let's call it \\mycompany-portal\somefolder\attachments. I can map a network drive to the folder root, so Z:\ points to \\mycompany-portal. I ...
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What services to disable to stop sharepoint in sbs 2011

So, I'm looking to disable sharepoint in sbs 2011. I don't want to uninstall it because I've read that it will cause update errors, but It's throwing a lot of errors itself and we don't use it, so I ...
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serve “normal” HTML pages from a Sharepoint server

I have a document authored in HTML with a TOC index page linking to numerous other pages, some having imgs etc. In other words, standard web content. My work location uses Sharepoint exclusively for ...
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Trying to lock down cells in excel & office 365

We have only sharepoint, office 365, excel 2013 - no domain. I'm trying to lock down specific columns in an excel sheet. When I click on 'Permissions' in 'Allow users to Edit Ranges' I type in a ...
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Migrating a document store from SVN to Sharepoint10

I work for a large organisation that has had a somewhat fragmented approach to document / knowledge management. This is now changing and we have been mandated to move to Office 365 and the use of ...
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Sharepoint Permission Issue

I fairly new to sharepoint and I'm having trouble wrapping my head around administering this content management system. I've been handed this task for a small company that has it setup on a server, if ...
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Auto share files synced to Sharepoint Online document library using OneDrive Pro

I'm setting up a new document library in SharePoint Online as part of a team site. This library is synced to all team member computers using OneDrive Pro. When a document is added to the library by a ...
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I want to publish Excel 2013 Power Pivot tables with individual sales data. What options do I have?

I want to publish interactive pivot tables prepared in Excel 2013 Power Pivot. Spreadsheets contain confidential sales data based on the ODBC data connection. Each employee (viewer of the report) ...
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Version control system for projects involving mixed content [closed]

My question: is there a reliable and simple version control system/mechanism/platform/... for projects with content that is effectively monolithic, opaque stuff? Most of the projects I work on ...
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How do I show a list of internal contacts on a Sharepoint page?

A Contact Details web part shows a single contact picked from the user list. A Contacts List webpart is just a "dumb" list - i.e. every field needs to be manually filled, including email address, and ...
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Removing permissions via Sharepoint, reflect locally on SkyDrive?

A simple question but one that seems surprisingly hard to find an answer too, it's a good a question and unfortunately I have no way to test for myself so I pose it to you. Set-up Within an O365 ...
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Why are we receiving Page Expired error when accessing SharePoint ink in Excel 2007?

I have created a spreadsheet with hyperlinks to a SharePoint file. This is a secure site where you have to enter your login information to get to. Some individuals can click on the link and get ...
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Is there a way SQL Server Management Studio can be used to hook into ECM?

I have a SharePoint-based ECM (enterprise content management) system and am exploring storing code snippets (mainly T-SQL scripts). I'd like to be able to access the ECM through SSMS in a manner ...
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Sync on premise Document Library with Cloud hosted SharePoint Server site in SharePoint 2013

As per my requirement I need to Sync Document Library of on premise hosted SharePoint site with cloud hosted SharePoint Document Library. For that I had wrote EventReceiver on ItemAdded of on premise ...
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On OS X, how can I log in to SharePoint 2007 as a domain user using Chrome or FireFox?

I am using a Mac running OS X 10.9.1, and attempting to log in to a SharePoint 2007 site on a windows domain. If I use Safari, I access the site (http://mySharePointSite/) and am prompted by the ...
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How to Synchronize Outlook Personal Calendar with SharePoint 2013 Calendar [duplicate]

I need to display outlook calendar in SharePoint 2013 calendar. When user add event/meeting in outlook calendar it should also be added in SharePoint 2013 calendar.