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

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Alternative to CSOM ListItem.get_item

The only way I know to load a sharepoint list via Javascript is to load it and on the current list item: var value = currentItem.get_item(columnTitle); I want to be able to load an item and on the ...
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Route documents to another site collection if approaching size limit

We'd like to have a Drop Off library look @ the current site size, and if it is approaching a limit, send the file to a different site within the site collection. It's kind of like a "you are ...
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Remove document from in-place hold with CSOM?

Is there any way to remove a document from an in-place hold using SharePoint CSOM?
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Lient Object & CAML -> Getting Items of a specific view

I need some support as I am struggeling to understand what is wrong with my code. I try to retrieve the data of a specific view. THe line "camlQuery.ViewXml = view.ViewQuery;" throws an exception "The ...
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how to use user profile with object model

how to use user profile with client object model.? I need to fetch some properties in object model. code example will be helpful.
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Calendar View not properly displaying in WebPart

I'm trying to have my events list display as a calendar view in a Sharepoint-hosted app written using JavaScript and the Client Side Object Model. Here's the code I'm using. From Default.aspx: ...
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JSRender modify dispform.aspx button

I want to modify the button, the display text and the url link. How can I do that with JS-Link?
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Using results of executeQueryAsync with JSGRID

I understand I can retrieve the list data using context.load(data) and later firing context.executeQueryAsync(Function.createDelegate(this, this.onQuerySucceeded), Function.createDelegate(this, ...
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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 attach documents stored in document library to mails using Client Object model in Sharepoint?

I am trying to attach a file present in a doc library and send it using smtp in client object model. Its in office 365. It throws an exception "The given path's format is not supported". Is there any ...
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Insert record with Date into list via JSOM, problem with UK Format

I have found that when inserting a record which contains a Date using JSOM the update(); will not work if you specify the format of the date to be UK date (28/05/2014). The code does not error, it ...
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Upload file using JS and REST. Specify content type

I can upload file to SharePoint library using JS and REST. The content type of added file is as library default content type. How can i specify file content type when uploading file? Thanks!
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Get version history of all items in a list

I'm looking for a way to get a list of all the status changes of every item in a SP2007 document library. I want to build some reports that show the average length of time a document spent in a given ...
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CSOM Workflow API InteropService cannot start new instances of Workflows

On my SharePoint Online site, I have created a SharePoint 2010 Site Workflow through SharePoint Designer. Now, I want to create an instance and start that workflow through the CSOM Workflow API. ...
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How to link Title in object model

I am displaying all blog posts Titles on post page. But I want to link those post so that user should click on that. Below is my code. <label id="labelHTML"></label><script ...
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Update Existing Site Content type Column through code

I have a calculated site column. This Site column is used acrossed sites in Content types. Now when I use power shell script to change the Calculated foremule is allowing me to change only in Site ...
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Get Current list item

How to get current (opened) list item using object model. I have a blog which has list named posts. when user opens anyone post, i need to do operation taking that current opened list item. I am using ...
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Dynamically create metadata and associate it with File using Client Object Model

Is there any way to dynamically add metadata in the upload file. I am using the following code in this regard. File uploadFile = context.Web.GetFileByServerRelativeUrl(location); //check out to make ...
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SharePoint hosted APP - Create subsite with JSOM under hostweb - Access is denied

I'm trying to create a SharePoint hosted app that creates a subsite under the hostweb with JSOM. The app has full control on the site collection. Why do i I getting this error message: My code: ...
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Print / display list items on page

I am using SP2010. Using client object model in the CEWP (Content Editor Web Part), I can give alert for each item title. But I want to print all list items on the page. I tried with document.write() ...
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Get the ID of a new listItem and update same record

I'm trying to add a new record and get the new ID created then use the new ID to create a specific reference number using the following code. function saveDraftGHrecord() { ghList = ...
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Which is the best possible way to connect to SharePoint Sites using Client Object Model

I came across a complex situation (imo) which is why I am asking this question. I am developing an application where in, I connect to all SharePoint Sites specified by user and all its sub sites using ...
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Changing the Modified Date of a List Item using the SharePoint Client Object Model (C#) with Contribute Permission

I have a small snippet of code that I use to update the Modified Date of a list item and it works great for users with Full Control permissions. However, for users with just Contribute access to the ...
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Find Zone ID of list view webpart remotely

How to find the ZoneID of a list view webpart remotely? We can use any means to get the information; CSOM, JSON, web services or hacks. But we cannot use server-side code. We can know any information ...
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Update only non read only fields of a SharePoint list using client object model

How to upadate only non read only fields of a SharePoint list using client object model? The code sample is working fine for a particular field like title string siteUrl = ...
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Get/retreive managed metadata column value from Document Library using SharePoint 2013 JSOM

I am trying to retrieve managed metadata column (NewsCategory) value in SharePoint 2013 Document library using JSOM. I get "Object Object" rather than actual value. I tried:- var newsCat = ...
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Get list id from open view page via JavaScript

I have included some javascript in SharePoint master page, I need this javascript to have access to the opened list ID. For example when I load ...
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Check highest priority permission to access folder or file

if any folder or file has more than one permission(e.g. read and full control) for any user or group to access it if i check that permission in code how to check highest priority if folder or file has ...
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SharePoint current user is wrong

If I logged in as a different user in SharePoint below code doesn't show current user logged in user, what is the problem? Web web = clientContext.Web; User user = clientContext.Web.CurrentUser; ...
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Sharepoint CSOM and ensure user

I'm converting a console app into a WCF service and have hit a minor snag. since there are more than 2500+ records to process and for each record I need to ensure the user initials in the list, ...
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Moving documents from one server library to another server library programmatically

I am a beginner in Sharepoint and given a task to write timer jobs. Once triggered, I want to move documents from one Sharepoint server library to another server library programmatically. So far my ...
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Rest Query Managed Metadata Filter

I am currently writing a JSON query for office 365 (sharepoint 2013) where the filter is suppose to filter depending on values returned from a managed metadata field I am trying to filter based on ...
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Rest Javascript Query Managed Metadata field

I am query a list via rest results I retrieve fine in Office 365 (sharepoint 2013). I have two fields of which one is a managed metadata fields. I am looping through the results retrieved but when ...
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Check if logged in user is member of AD group with ECMA script SharePoint 2013

There is active directory group added to SharePoint group. How would we can check that the logged in user is member of that active directory group using ECMA script?
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Updating current item using jslink

I am working on a solution where in I have to update current item based on a button click. I am thinking of using JSLink to generate button with each row, when this button is clicked i have to refer ...
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how to get SharePoint lookup field value using powershell

Can anyone show me how can I get the lookup field value? I used this line of code but it is throwing an error: #$Lookup = new-object ...
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How is Project Site newsfeed accessed by CSOM

I've created a subsite based upon the "Collaboration/Project Site" template. This template creates a newsfeed content of type MicroFeed. I would like to use CSOM to extract the content of the posts ...
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Check if the home page is checked out by the current user

Using JSOM, I would like to check if the home page is checked out, and if the current user is the one who checked-out the page. The test occurs from another page. Here is what I have now: var ...
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Why this code is not working in CSOM: “new SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager(clientContext)”

This is the code which is not working. I have this code in my dispForm.aspx. <script type="text/javascript"> var personProperties; function getUserProperties() { var ...
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Csom code works if alert is implemented

This code works if i have a alert before , when i remove it, the isUserInList always shows false. Maybe i need to have a return value in CheckIfUserIsInList(); function ? var isUserInList = ...
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SP2013: Get path of current listItem in Javascript/CSOM?

I am customize the DispForm.aspx with some javascript code. I would like to get in javascript the path of the current listitem. How can I do that? UPDATE: I have now this code to get the path/url of ...
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sharepoint csom get address and phonenumber from current user

I am building some CSOM code in my DispForm.aspx. I try to get the current user from the context. This works and I can get the loginName, id, title and email. But I would like to have the address and ...
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The remote server returned an error: (401) Unauthorized. Using CSOM in ASP.NET MVC 4

I'm trying to pull data through SharePoint 2013 BDC Models that I have imported from my ASP.NET application which works fine when I run either locally on my machince or locally on the server. ...
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Simultaneous update, delete and add a list item to a sharepoint List object

In the MSDN documentation for C# CSOM, there are separate examples for adding, updating or deleting a single list item from a sharepoint list object (ListItemCollection) Is it possible to combine ...
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CSOM and Managed Metadata Field

I'm trying to use the Client Side Object Model of SharePoint 2013 to read a managed meta data field but I get null results When I look in the Site Columns, there are 5 fields in the "GroupName" ...
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SharePoint Online CSOM create managed properties

I'm trying to find a way to deploy search managed properties via script to my Office 365 SharePoint tenant. Previously, for on-prem SharePoint I've achieved this using PowerShell - fairly straight ...
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SharePoint CSOM Unit Testing

I am currently using CSOM to upload/download files from SharePoint 2013 sites. I would like to know what would be the best way to unit test my operations. Is there a way I could create a fake ...
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CSOM list item manipulation

Short and sweet : I'm parsing an XML document and adding new job openings into a sharepoint list as well as deleting them if the job id's and deleting them if the particular job id is not present in ...
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Access Items in DocumentSet using JSOM

I'm attempting to access items in a DocumentSet using SharePoint 13's JSOM. I am able to access the generic list properties but I do not see how to access ContentType specific properties on the client ...
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SharePoint Online, javascript get user properties

I'm trying to get some user properties and alert them (I'm going to put them i labels later but just for now I'm using alert). I'm using a content editor with this code: ...