Monthly archives: December, 2017

How to Add Header Title to SharePoint Document Sets

I would like to add a header title to Document Sets in SharePoint. Can this be done and if so how? Thanks. ================= ================= 1 Answer 1 ================= It is possible to modify the Welcome Page for Document Sets. support.office.com/en-ie/article/Customize-the-Welcome-Page-for-a-document-set-fc4e5d63-b168-4ece-bbf6-851a2ac07e31 Programmatically: social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/34fa3673-45e9-4477-9713-b0b6bde35097/programmatically-set-document-set-welcome-page-view?forum=sharepointgeneralprevious

column validation syntax

Trying to compare 4 fields (only if populated) against one another so that no data is duplicated? I’ve tried something like this but gets too long. =IF(LEN(f1=1), IF(LEN(f2=1),f1f2,FALSE),FALSE) =IF(LEN(f1=1), IF(LEN(f3=1),f1f3,FALSE),FALSE) … Can you show me a better way to do this? ================= ================= 1 Answer 1 ================= The formula will be long and there is …

Email alerts discussion board

Is there a way for the user when creating a new discussion to select colleagues that they wish to email alerting them that there is a new discussion that they might be interested in? Can this be done without a workflow? ================= ================= 1 Answer 1 ================= If its per discussion item, you could use …

Centered look for Main Content in tokyo Layout

How can I make the Main Content area centered in the tokyo layout? I tried creating a custom CSS file, adding .fullPageLayout{width:100%;} to it, but this class gets overridden by tokyo.css which has the following: .fullPageLayout,.ms-blog-MainArea { width:100%; max-width:74em; } If I try to comment the 74em part I get a warning that this will …

Using the SharePoint 2010 CSOM to Delete a list

I am trying to delete a list that contains documents using the SharePoint 2010 CSOM and am using the following code: //find the ‘Project Documents’ library and delete it var list = context.Web.Lists.GetByTitle(“Project Documents”); list.DeleteObject(); context.ExecuteQuery(); But I always get the exception “This list cannot be deleted”. The list is empty, but still I am …

How can we send an email in sharepoint hosted app?

From a SharePoint hosted app, I want to send some emails in my sharepoint hosted app which will be deployed to office 365 tenants. Is there any code i can add in my app which will send emails to clients ? or maybe notifications ? ================= ================= 1 Answer 1 ================= You can use REST …

Managed Metadata column in power query

Unable to load Managed Metadata column of a SharePoint list upon using PowerQuery. ================= ================= 1 Answer 1 ================= PowerQuery uses REST endpoints (listdata.svc) which unfortunately doesn’t support Managed Metadata. social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/vstudio/en-US/bba6f165-b012-4c5b-8e1b-a6e0093bb333/sharepoint-2013-managed-metadata-field-support?forum=lightswitch social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/68f1418a-8a5b-4f7e-a575-3aaf532992aa/no-managed-metadata-columns-in-power-query-sharepoint-list-queries?forum=powerquery