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  1. Add ability to set SecondaryContact for site collection administrators via CSOM

    Currently via CSOM we can set the Primary site collection administrator via the SP.Site.Owner property, but we cannot set or change the Secondary administrator (SPSite.SecondaryContact property). Please include the ability via CSOM to set the SecondaryContact property so that we can set secondary contacts on site collections in bulk or via a script. This would help with managing large numbers of site collections in a tenant, where SCAs move or change frequently and need to be reset.

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    • Allow to connect Filter Web Parts to connect to the ListView web part

      I can add different types of filter web parts to a view but I cannot connect the filter web part to the listview web part.

      See following link for a code sample in server-side OM: http://www.sharepointsapiens.com/blog/configure-the-sharepoint-list-filter-web-part-programmatically/

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      • Add ListViewAdding event to SharePoint

        Add a new ListViewAdding, ListViewAdded event to SharePoint event receivers.

        It is to trigger customization on the view after it is added.

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        • Need to simply open html files on SharePoint Online

          In SharePoint server, we can set Browser File Handling to Permissive in order to have the user's browser simply open an html file that appears in a document library. We need to be able to accomplish this functionality in Office 365/SharePoint Online.

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          • Be able to connect web parts via CSOM

            While traditional "connected" web parts appear to be on their way out, there are still some scenarios where setting up web part connections is very valid for creating a solution in SharePoint (not beside SharePoint ala the App/Add-In model approach).

            I suggest you create the ability to connect web parts via the remote provisioning approach (CSOM) so that we can continue to build automated/scripted deployments of solutions, without having to manually wire up web parts.

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            • CSOM support for calendar overlays

              Need a way to update calendar overlays programmatically

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              • Add true integration with Yammer

                The yammer integration is anything but simple and it is not a true integration. It would be nice to be able to post files directly to SharePoint from a yammer group rather than in Yammer. Also it would be nice to finally just have one social framework to deal with...whether it is Yammer or the SP 2013 Newsfeeds. I feel Yammer is much cleaner and easy to use. SharePoint should just be updated to use Yammer as an "app" in SharePoint with full integration...none of this web part stuff. And if I am in Yammer, just allow me to use…

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                • open onedrive link probleme withe page

                  Here is a web page generated by a third party software that includes a link to corporate office sharepoint 365:

                  https://indd.adobe.com/view/1274c1a2-1119-4ef3-9661-3747b2ddb5ff

                  On edge and on chrome as well as on firefox the violet buttons does not work it sends well on a functional sharepoint link:

                  https://mediaclap.sharepoint.com/_layouts/15/guestaccess.aspx?guestaccesstoken=WaOuZ69xUJ%2bKgLm65Xyv7RepuwJLXsvZ8UaRGZB%2bXHU%3d&docid=15a1b608a37b741e69d251affd8d971de&rev=1

                  or https://mediaclap.sharepoint.com/_layouts/15/guestaccess.aspx?guestaccesstoken=ueUvQ0GC7HjMA4z35oG%2bOjz3RJjRN41cLNSiRHJHzCY%3d&docid=1ecb75cdb38b04de0ace9aa673075eeaa&rev=1

                  But he refuses to open from this site (blank page)

                  With another link to Google doc it works (blue button)

                  However after several tests on internet explorer and on safari it works. So there is a problem with modern navigators

                  I let you see what is problem or contact me for more…

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                    • New list using custom list template via CSOM and PowerShell

                      The current SPO CSOM api does not allow for creation of lists using valid custom list templates.

                      We can load the list templates and access them via PowerShell using CSOM, but cannot create new lists using them.

                      Creation of lists using the custom list templates via the SP UI works fine, but is very time consuming if trying to created automated deployment of lists and list content.

                      Otherwise, you have to brute force a new list, add the content type, make lists edits, and add content using separate scripts.

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                      • Add "Product catalog" publishing template to SharePoint online

                        With the recent addition of content search web part to SharePoint online, I thought it would be nice if MSFT adds the Product Catalog publishing template to SharePoint online?

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                          • Sharepoint 2013: Moving folder

                            It is absolutely crazy that we cannot move folders around in SP13. Can this feature please be added ASAP.

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                            • API for Application Integration

                              When integrating SP Online information in external - non O365 based applications - we are currently limited to coded approaches using the REST API O365 capabilities. In addition to that it would be great if O365 would provide an API like it is available in Powerbi (http://bit.ly/2axzNSS). Such an API should support the integration of Sharepoint online pages directly with the aim of displaying the SP page in external applicatoins

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                              • Improve multilingual support

                                2013 was a lot better than previous version with multilingual support but there is still room for improvement.

                                Especially when provisioning with PowerShell.
                                -The SetValueForUICulture() method is not always working as expected.
                                -It's not easy to change webpart title or content
                                -Navigation items have strange behaviors.

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                                • single page app

                                  Provide a simple Development/Deployment Story for Single Page Apps based on e.g. AngularJS

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                                  • Programatically withdraw an invitation sent in sharepoint online

                                    I am developing a custom app to manage External User Invitation. Since in an update Microsoft has changed the expiration if invitation sent to external users from 7 days to 90 days.

                                    I have a requirement to programmatically (using CSOM) withdraw an invitation sent to External User after 30 days, in case the invite has not been accepted.

                                    I would be glad to see if there is any API to perform this operation using SharePoint Apps.

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                                    • SharePoint Search across content in App Web and even External media

                                      It would be great to have the Search service crawl App Web lists and libraries. Not sure technically how this would work... When brainstorming Server -> App model scenarios; Search is always high on the agenda. Why stop there though? The end goal should be a way to include external App content in the search service somehow alongside Local SharePoint Results...

                                      For example, a 'media library' App that may have a large amount of content stored in a list or external media such as Azure blob storage and having this surfaced would be a huge benefit for enterprise customers. Maybe…

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                                      • Create App Governance in O365/Azure AD

                                        Currently, there is no way to prevent users from adding apps to an O365 tenant. It would be great to have a "safe list" that ensures that only corporate approved apps that have been vetted for safety and security are being consented too. This is a major hole in the security of the O365 system.

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                                        • Add Support for eDiscovery CSOM API

                                          Creating Cases and putting content onhold seems to only be done via the Server side OM and would be nice to be able to do this via CSOM/JSOM.

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