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Add List Item with managed metadata field through JSOM

I have a simple scenario, where I've a list with some custom content types. Among other fields, i have a managed metadata field. I want to add a new item in the list through JSOM and this is where I ...
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Use a colleagues' browser settings to detect their time zone and update the date format and time to reflect the time in their time zone

In the Events web part, the date displayed should reflect the date for the event based on the user’s time zone. Can this be achieved by client side This is the sample events webpart: I have till ...
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Bulk Create folders in document library using client object model

I want to create folder on SharePoint document library using client object model (C#). Below is the code which does that. ContentTypeCollection listContentTypes = list.ContentTypes; ...
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How to get Sharepoint 2013 variation URL?

I want to create a toggle button for variations, so that when I am on the en or fr page, and I click the button it takes me to the other page. But I can't just change the en to fr, for example, ...
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How to update list items using JavaScript Object Model in SP 2013

I am trying to update list item's value through JavaScript object model in SP 2013. When I call set_item('fieldname','mvalue'), it does not throw any error, but it fails to update. How to ...
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Get current user in Client Object Model with javascript?

var ctx = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var web = ctx.get_web(); ctx.load(web); var user = web.get_currentUser(); alert(user); I used above code to get the current user using JavaScript, but I ...
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Getting fully qualified FieldUserValue instead of actual user name from SharePoint

I'm working on my first C# program, and it's a pretty simple program that uses a view of a SharePoint page to go through and delete things that are older than 5 days on that page. Before deleting the ...
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How to create sub site context in sharepoint online using app model

I am trying to create a sub-site and some predefined lists in the existed site collection. I am successfully created the sub site in the site. But Now i want to create lists in that newly created ...
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Default Service account in SharePoint

What does the default service account property means in the SharePoint farm? Also, what is the difference between default service account and farm administrator account, if both are different? I'm ...
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Set request access email address through CSOM

In the server side object model it's possible to set the request access email address through the property SPWeb.RequestAccessEmail (MSDN). Since we are moving our SharePoint tenant to Office365 I'm ...
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SPServices - GetRolesAndPermissionsForCurrentUser

I have a list where one group of users is not allowed to delete items but they have view and edit permissions. All items in the list contain an attachment. However, users are not allowed to delete the ...
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Access ListItem.Properties from Javascript COM

Is there a possibility to access the ListItem.Properties from the Javascript COM? All I'm seeing is the possibility to read all Fields. There also is the funny [SP.ListItem.LoadExpandoFields()][1], ...
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Import bulk data (over 5000 List Items) into SharePoint

I have an Microsoft Office 2010 AddIn which imports Data into SharePoint. The tool creates a Dictionary with over 5000 Values. Every Value is a C#-Class with Data and represents a SharePoint List ...
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Get document library folder & files via client object model

I have a SharePoint Library and I want to traverse all folders, sub folders and files of it using client object model. How can this be done?
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SharePoint 2013: Using JSOM, get a list of all sites user has access too

I was looking at the JSOM documentation, but couldn't find a nice way to spin through all site collection and sites to show a user what they have read access to. Is this possible using JSOM and a ...
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Taxonomy control in SharePoint hosted app

I am creating an SharePoint hosted app. In that I have to use Managed MataData from my list. In this I am getting the Metadata from my list column to my Taxonomy control. I have find some post but I ...
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Setting SPWeb.AlternateCssUrl via CSOM or JS

According to this Microsoft Office 365 Blog post the SharePoint CSOM (.Net, REST, JS) has been enhanced to support setting SPWeb.AlternateCssUrl: ...
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Set client side choice field to stored value via JSOM

I am using Angular on top of SharePoint for an application. One of the fields I have is a choice column. I am able to get the values and store them in SharePoint/accessible via REST in my create form, ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Client Object Model file larger than 2 Mb exception

I am new to Sharepoint and Client Object model. I am stuck with a problem and not been able to fix the issue. I want to upload files more than 10 MB using Client Object Model in Sharepoint 2013. I get ...
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How to create a new document from a Document Template using Client Object Model

I require to programatically create a new document using the Document Template URL of the document Library and this requires to be done using the Client Object Model. I also require to do this without ...
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this.get_context is not a function when call getMyProperties

When I call the code below: script type="text/javascript" src="/_layouts/15/SP.js" /script script type="text/javascript" src="/_layouts/15/SP.UserProfiles.js" /script script type="text/javascript" ...
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System.ServiceModel.ServiceActivationException “A relative URI cannot be created because the 'uriString' parameter represents an absolute”

The client object model code in my application is throwing the following exception. How to solve it?. System.ServiceModel.ServiceActivationException: The service '/_vti_bin/client.svc' cannot be ...
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The given key was not present in the dictionary while adding RoleAssignment To Group

My snippet should get a Group from a production SC and copy it to Test(same) SC. Until this point, everything works like a charm, group is created, Owner set and People copied to the with no ...
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Get List by “InternalName”

I'm trying to use the SharePoint 2013 JavaScript Object Model to retrieve a List via an internal name equivalent. SPList doesn't have a Name or Internal Name property. It is referred to by the ...
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ListItem.get_id() return “-1” after adding value in custom list

I am trying to add value in custom list of SharePoint using COM and Javascript. Code work file but i can't see any item added in list. also i got id of recently added item is "-1" This is my code. ...
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set multiselect lookup column using jquery

I have a Multi select Look up column which as you all know is a control with two list boxes and "Add or Remove" Buttons. The user populates the right-hand side of the control with some values by ...
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how to update properties of item in doc set with client object model

I've been able to create doc sets and upload files to it with the client object model. I am having difficulty updating the properties of the files in the doc sets. Here is what I've tried: public ...
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Exception calling “ExecuteQuery” with “0” argument(s): "The remote server returned an error: (400) Bad Request. CSOM SP13

I'm trying to add a page to my search centre in sharepoint 2013. Trying out cSOM too. Here is my code, I am getting a bug Exception calling "ExecuteQuery" with "0" argument(s): "The remote server ...
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Cannot invoke HTTP DAV request. There is a pending query during OpenBinaryDirect

I've to move some items from one document library to an other one in a different site. I use object client model to do this My issue is having an exception while i'm trying to open the file and here ...
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How do I enable Intellisense sp.js in VS 2012. TILT

No matter what I try, I keep on getting the yellow triangles with the message "Intellisense was unable to colmplete an accurate...". For example when I type "SP." then among others ClientConetext does ...
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Install app from SharePoint store via client object model

I'm looking for a way, how I can install app from SharePoint store to my site in Office 365 using Client Object Model. In Object model I found method Web.LoadAndInstallApp. It work if I put app from ...
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How to connect to ping federate site(sharePoint 2010 sites) from a tool which runs on windows machine?

We need to sync two sites. One is intranet SharePoint 2010 site and other is external SharePoint 2010 site. The external site uses pingfederate authentication. We need to run a tool to synchronise ...
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How to create List and libraries with CustomSchemaXml property using SchemaXml with CSOM in sharePoint online2010?

How to create List and libraries with CustomSchemaXml property using SchemaXml with CSOM in sharePoint online2010???? I am using following Code... // Create new list for restore List Item from List ...
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Get SharePoint List data & Bind to Gridview by Client Script

I need to get data from SharePoint List using Client Script (JavaScript) and bind same data to GridView using Client Script (JavaScript, JQuery, etc...) kindly suggest me on this.
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How to get Groups RoleAssignments with COM

I'm trying to retrieve Roles Assignments and SPRoleDefinitionBindingCollection from a Group .Probably, I'm using the wrong method to that. The RoleAssignment groupRoleAssignments = ...
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Create a document in SharePoint Online using CSOM

I need to create several documents in my SharePoint Online library. I am using the following code to upload an existing file to a library: ctx.Load(ctx.Web.Folders); ...
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Get userProfile mail by SP.FieldUserValue

What I want Simply - the user's profile information to obtain the mail adress. What I have A SP.FieldUserValue object filled with the user which mail I want to obtain. Approach MailContact: ...
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How to load Group.Owner properties using CSOM

When I try to load owner = TargetSite.Web.EnsureUser(grp.Owner.LoginName); I got the exception : The property or field has not been initialized. It has not been requested or the ...
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How to upload a file attachment to a new list item using Sharepoint Online remotely

I need to upload a file to a new list item in Sharepoint Online from a clientapp. The list exists allready, but I create new list items and tried to upload file as attachements. I tried it over CSOM, ...
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Get a Content Type by Name (Title) using CSOM

I am applying a temporary fix to some CSOM code whilst a more permanent fix is given to me hence I want to create the equivalent of ctx.Web.Lists.GetByTitle("Contoso ...
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How to get server datetime without postback using JSOM or services

My application page may be long time without reloading, and user changed system date and time. And I need to know datetime from server, not from client.
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How to get a client context for App in provider-hosted Apps?

I use a provider hosted Apps, so need to work with an App Web and Lists. Could anybody provide a code snippet to get ClientContext() of the App? Can I do something like this? Uri appWeb = new ...
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502 DNS lookup failed error when using SharePoint 2013 CSOM

I am facing an issue while using CSOM in SharePoint 2013. I have configured an alternate access mapping for our site to run on http://mycustomdoamin.net/ The site is running fine and I am able to see ...
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Client Context executeQuery() works in console app but returns null object when executed from CRM Server

I have the function GetDocumentLibrary which must return a libray from sharepoint site. When I execute it from a Visual Studio Console Application it works and return the library with all ...
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SharePoint and Javascript - Get content types for list

I have been using the JSOM with SharePoint 2013 and am trying to get the content types of a list to iterate through, and am having no luck. First, while the success handler is being reached, the ...
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Activate Cross-Site Publishing with CSOM

We are currently evaluating on how to enable/configure Cross-Site Publishing with the usage of CSOM. When using Server Side Object Model (SSOM) the documentation recommends to use the ...
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Creating custom content organizer rule using Client Object Model in Sharepoint 2013

Can we create custom content organizer rules using Client Object Model in Sharepoint 2013? If no, then what way of doing it should be followed?
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Client Object model does return all Groups

I'm trying to build a Client App The retrieve all groups By client O M .But I notice that it doesn't return all groups into my site. I have tried build the same code Server Side on Machine server ...
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How to get the distinct values from sharepoint list using GetListItem and bind to dropdown?

I am Passing the XML for getting List item and binding to dropdown. Here i have shown the code.. <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" ...
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Retrieve Multi-line Text Field with Append Changes in CSOM (Javascript)

I have been looking for an answer to this question all morning and i cannot find anything to point me in the right direction. We have several customizations to a SharePoint page which displays list ...