API for interacting with SharePoint from .NET, Silverlight, and JavaScript.

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Sharepoint- Client Object Model - Javascript - How to check if a particular file with same name exists in a document library folder

I am using javascript sharepoint 2013. I want to know how to check if a file exists in a folder, before i upload. Here's my code // Folder Name - folder into which I need to upload var ...
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Newly added files to document library client object model

I am developing an application which is will be deployed in the client machine. Client will be downloading the applications from SharePoint to local machine to a fixed folder(folder wont get ...
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Given a URL, can I find if the site exists using the client object model?

I am looking for a "cheap" option to find out if a site exists, given a URL. I have no control over the server environment, so I am not able to add web services or code to it. Is there a way to find ...
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Get the field “Created”

I have a list "Consult", and I want get the field "Created" this is my code: function consultWorkOrder() { try { var customlist ; var clientContext = new ...
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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 can I get a listing of all sites in my site collection using Client Object Model?

As the Site Collection Administrator, I don't have access to the servers to write server side code to get a listing of all sites in my site collection. I can write sandbox solutions in SP2010 to get a ...
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Load page error when I use ScriptLink in the page head

Here is the beginning of my custom SharePoint Application Page: <%@ Assembly Name="$SharePoint.Project.AssemblyFullName$" %> <%@ Assembly Name="Microsoft.Web.CommandUI, Version=14.0.0.0, ...
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How to create a new document from a Document Template using Client Object Model

I require to create a 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 ...
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SP2013 online : set_formDigestHandlingEnabled Error

I get the error : Object doesn't support property or method 'set_formDigestHandlingEnabled' when I try to get the current SPContext object from javascript code in an Office 365 site. I am ...
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Field or Property 'Url' does not exist

Can someone help me understand why I am unable to get the "Url" property from this example? I get the error "Field or Property 'Url' does not exist": ClientContext ctx = new ...
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Get Site Collection full URL using javascript

I want to get the URL for my site collection. One way I thought I could do it was using the window.location in javascript and getting it that way. I know that you can use ECMA script and the client ...
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SharePoint Client Object Model not returning hidden folders in document library

I am using the SharePoint Client Object Model to get information from a SharePoint 2010 document library to be able to delete old htm-files located there. The problem is that these htm-files have ...
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Convert Person/User Group to String

I am retrieving a list that contains Persons and would like to convert them to String, and also be able to count how many users are per list. The Person is retrieved as an Object. How can I solve this ...
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Get distinct values via mechanism used when clicking “Show Filter Choices” on a Sharepoint list using Javascript

As many other people on this site seem to need, I'd like to get an array (or equivalent) of the distinct values in a field for a list. The canonical way of doing this is to retrieve the entire field ...
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Programatically update profile field(s)

I have a requirement to update user profile fields. I'm able to query the fields, of course, using the CSOM API in Javascript. But, as per here - ...
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Client Object Model SystemUpdate

I need to have the SystemUpdate functionality from the Client Object Model. Is there any way I can do it since the ListItem.SystemUpdate() does not exist? Another solution would be to disable the ...
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Get a value included from a lookup column using the JavaScript Client Object Model

Related: How to retrieve a ListItem using the Javascript Client Object Model? In my previous question I was able to successfully retrieve a basic value from a list item. My problem is that I am now ...
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Button to Show/Toggle Sharepoint Ribbon

I would like to add a button to a webpart we have already created that increases usability for our document libraries. I would like this button, when clicked to toggle the standard ribbon that is ...
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Getting user email from a List Item column using Javascript

I am creating a Hosted app using NAPA on Sharepoint 2013 (Office365). I need to retrive a user from a list column and get the user's email. SP.List.getItems with a query returns a listEnumerator ...
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Missing fields from SiteUserInfoList user ListItems

I'm using the SharePoint 2010 Client Object Model to retrieve all the users from a SharePoint instance, via Web.SiteUserInfoList: var query = new CamlQuery { ViewXml = "<Query/>" }; var ...
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How to change 'Modified By' column value when a new file is uploaded in SharePoint 2013 using Client Object Model?

I want to change 'Modified By' column value of a file that is being uploaded using Client Object Model in SharePoint 2013. The problem is that the version of the file is changing. Kindly help me. The ...
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Cascading lists drop-downs in SharePoint Designer (no server-side code) without postback

I've created cascading drop downs populated from SharePoint lists, by following this post by Lars in SharePoint designer without using code, it works fine, my issue is that the secondary drop down ...
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get Library document URL using Javascript client object model

I am working with SP.js to get data from a SharePoint library. Below is the code i am using: var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext(); var oList = ...
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Client WebPart (apppart), I need to explain some settings

Property element <Property xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/" Name="Text" DefaultValue="Text" Multilingual= "true" | "false" PersonalizationScope="user" | "shared" ...
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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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List Onload event

What I want to do: I have a custom list that contains a lot of items. When an user loads the list, all items of his view should be checked. If there is a special value in the listitem a notifiaction ...
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Opening and closing AssetPortalBrowser.aspx in SharePoint modal popup

I am trying to open the "OOB" AssetPortalBrowser.aspx from a page within a SharePoint native modal popup. My aim is to get the selected filename back to the script. So far I was able to open the ...
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how to use the gridview in SharePoint 2013 Hosted App

I want know how to use the grid view in a SharePoint-hosted App. Can any one provide information on this?
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Exists / Count in client object model

What's a good way to perform an Exists or Count on the client object model classes? I have list with views. I want to check if a view already exists before creating it. Tried a couple of things, but ...
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Properties when uploading Files using REST in SP 2013

After a lot of research I finally got uploads via REST working in SharePoint 2013. But I would like to provide additional properties to the Add Function like Title. This code works so far but the only ...
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List API get all items limited to 100 rows

When doing a GET call to the List API from JavaScript: "/_api/web/lists/GetByTitle('ListName')/items" the results returned are limited to 100 rows. Is there any way to return more rows in the result, ...
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Not able to fetch Term store and related terms using client object model

I want to fetch termstore, Termsets and related terms.However, Iam not even able to fetch the termstore. Below is the error message. TypeError: termStores is undefined termStoresEnum = ...
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Update a rating scale field of survey list using JavaScript

I have created a survey list which has 3 columns. One column is of type rating scale with value 1-5 . Using JavaScript I'm able to update the first two columns. But not able to do so for the rating ...
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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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How to open file in adobe reader using command line without checkout from Javascript?

I am working on print functionality. I am printing the PDF files (uploaded in SharePoint Library) using Adobe Reader command line from javascript. I am using ActiveX object to call the cmd. refer ...
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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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Accessing files in SharePoint AutoHosted App 2013

I am creating an AutoHosted App in SP 2013 and trying to access the file under one folder of the remote Web (need to pick the file from current project directory location and pass that file to another ...
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SharePoint Online and execute query async

The code below is running in a Silverlight XAP which is using the SharePoint Silverlight client object model. The application logical flow is the following: first, a file is uploaded in extension ...
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How to get the current SharePoint client context site?

i am using C# windows application. i want to access the SharePoint site to client Om. Normally we are using, ClientContext objContext = new ClientContext("//Sharepointsite"); but my question is ...
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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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change NavigateForFormsPages value to true using CSOM

I'm searching for a way to change NavigateForFormsPages property using CSOM but no luck till now. Anyone has idea to do it using CSOM
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How to get Item from ListItem with Client Object model

I'm trying to printOut some items from a ListItem. But when run the code I get following exception: "Invalid usage of query execution. The query should be executed by using ExecuteQuery method on ...
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Accessing template properties for a collection of sub webs using the ECMA Client OM

I am doing a Sharepoint project where I am displaying all subsites in a list on the home screen. I have set them up in a Microsoft Metro/Tiles design, so that each subsite represent one tile. I am ...
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Date functions with $select in REST API

I'm using the following REST call to get the data. Here is the url structure: SiteURL+'/_api/web/lists/GetByTitle(\''ListTitle+'\')/items?$select=AlternateThumbnailUrl,Title,Created this is ...
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Call executeQueryAsync method second time gives first time result

In the code I tried to get the data from 2 different LIST. Input of the second query will be done after executing first list. $(document).ready(function () { $("#SearchButton").click(function ...
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Extracting blog posts with images using Client Object Model

I'm extracting blog posts from SharePoint 2010 with the managed client object model in order to migrate the data onto another platform. I can get both pictures and posts from the blog but I can't find ...
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How to get list by url using client object model?

Is it possible to get list by url using ECMA script client model? For example something like this: context.get_web().get_lists().getByUrl("Lists/MyList");
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When using Sharepoint Client Model I get error : The 'Contains' member cannot be used in the expression

When using 'Contains' in Linq query: var camlQuery = new CamlQuery(); var listItems = list.GetItems(camlQuery); var itemQuery = listItems.Where(i => ...
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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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Client Object Model to Retrieve UserProfileAttribute

we can get directly user information by using Server object but how to get this by using Client object model ?