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

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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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SP2010 Javascript Object Model: programmactially add calculated column to list

I am building lists and adding fields via the following. I am wondering if I can add a calculated field and how you set the formula in this (or another method): function onCreateRootCause() { var ...
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client side people picker validation

I've built my people picker using the normal method for client side: // Render and initialize the client-side People Picker function initializePeoplePicker(peoplePickerElementId) { // Create a ...
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Is it possible to retrive CRM online data from SharePoint Online using javascript? [closed]

So I would like to get data from Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 Online into my SharePoint Online SharePoint Hosted App. Is this possible to javascript only? Can I use the same Cross Origin Query ...
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Upload file into Sharepoint Document set

I'm trying to upload a file to a document set which is located in a library. Im using C# and the Sharepoint Client Object Model - Library, but I can not find any documentation to do this task. I ...
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Making Presaveaction() wait for SP.UI.ModalDialog response

I am using the Presaveaction() to perform pre-new/edit form validation. Once all fields have been validated successfully I would like to offer my users the ability to 'Save and Exit' or 'Save and ...
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SP2010 JSOM: when creating field using javascript, how to define date only instead of date & time

I create a list using: function createProjectList() { var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var oWebsite = clientContext.get_web(); var listCreationInfo = new SP....
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CSOM: Get Url name of list

What is the best way to get the url name of the list using CSOM. For example, we have a list /sites/site/Lists/MyList/ We need "MyList". We could get this, for example by parsing List.RootFolder....
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ContentType Title based on ContentTypeId

How can I find out the title of ContentType based on the ContentTypeId, with Sharepoint 2010 Client Object Model(C#). I have ContenttypeId, I need the title. I just need to know, is there a way? ...
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Get ContentType Name in Client ObjectModel GetItems call

I'm using the SharePoint 2010 Managed Client Object Model to retrieve a list of listitems: string formattedDate = theDate.ToString("yyyy-MM-ddTHH:mm:ssZ"); CamlQuery absenceQuery = ...
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Is there a CSOM equivalent of SPFile.SPCheckOutType

I want to determine the checkout status of a document using the Client Side Object Model rather than the Server Object Model. Does anyone know how to do this? Or even whether it's possible? Can it ...
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How to retrieve data from one executeQueryAsync and use it in another executeQueryAsync within the same ClientContext

I want to add item to list where Title is equal to current user ID by JavaScript Object Model. As far as I know I first need to get currentUserID and I wrote the following code currentUser = web....
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SP2013 - Call to display host web list data only works once

I'm building a SP2013 App. I able to successfully pull back list data from the host web with with the following code that loads the "sharePointReadyToGetReviews()" function through an on-load event....
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Working on the User Profile and Mysite web

I just trying to get few information from a user (like if the mysite web exits) and working with that. The main problem is understand if the user has a mysite web and delete it if exists but to do ...
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Check if user is in a specified group

I would like to check with JavaScript if the current logged user is in a specified and specific group (for example called "Admins Group"). How can I do? Thanks
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How to debug this error when accessing host web from a app

I'm really having trouble debugging this simple task: Read items from the host web in an app. I've tried several examples but getting various errors. Problem is that the errors are in Norwegian. That ...
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Can i use sharepoint 2013 client object model for SP 2010

I am working on a product. Our product is built on top of .NET framework 4.5. We use Sharepoint client object model (v14.0.0.0) for communicating with Sharepoint (both SP 2010 and SP 2013). This works ...
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How do I programatically change the default value of, or remove from default view, title column using javascript?

Using the JSOM in SharePoint 2010, if I am creating lists programmatically using something like: this.myField= oList.get_fields().addFieldAsXml('<Field DisplayName=\'Key\' Type=\'Text\' />', ...
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Retrieve Iist Item column values with column names on Item click, JavaScript

I need to retrieve List item column values with column names on item click. In SP2010, I have a XSL which calls the JavaScript. I have sent the list item id through the XSL into the JavaScript ...
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How do I get a collection of document libraries using Javascript CSOM?

I'm working on an UI feature for my SP2010 site and would like to display a number indicating how many documents were added to a specific library since the users last visit. The UI will display a box ...
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Filter/compare two arrays from CAML query

I'm using JavaScript/Client Object Model to retreive some data by CAML query. I've 2 CAML queries. One retrieve all data from a specified column. The other query retrieve data from same column ...
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Issue when getting library GUID through JavaScript

I'm using SharePoint 2010. I need to get some SharePoint data on a list item hyperlink click. Inside the JavaScript file there is a method getLibraryGuid() I get the targetLibrary value with no issues ...
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Get web part TypeName using CSOM

Can we retrieve the TypeName of a web part using CSOM?
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Add web part so that we can retrieve it later via CSOM?

How to add a web part on page in such a way that we later on can find it (using CSOM) - Can we somehow store identifier information to the web part? Say user could change the title and description (so ...
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Sharepoint unit testing using fakes framework

I have an application which uploads a file to SharePoint via client object model. Now I need to write unit test cases for this application. The problem is, I how do I write test cases for the ...
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How to get list using CSOM (best practice)?

What would be the complete code for a best practice to get a list using CSOM? A couple of related questions: Should we always return all the lists first, and then run a linq query to select the ...
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SharepointOnlineCredentials not working in an app

I want to authenticate against sharepoint online site using SharepointOnlineCredentials class. Below code works fine in a console application. But the same code is generating error when written in wcf ...
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View custom field property value using JavaScript

I'm using SharePoint 2010. Need to retrieve the Custom field property values using a JavaScript. [Trying to do this during item click in the SharePoint list item view. I call the JavaScript on the ...
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How to use JavaScript to get form data, and add it to a list

Obviously it is possible to gather data from a form using JavaScript. Microsoft also claims that is possible to add items to a custom list using JavaScript, although I have not gotten that to work. My ...
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Equivalent of GetRolesAndPermissionsForCurrentUser in SharePoint REST API?

I have this code which is used to check if a user has permissions to access the site or not. jQuery.support.cors = true; $().SPServices({ webURL: sites[index], ...
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Retrieve list item using CSOM on SharePoint online isn't working

I've been stuck on this problem for couple days, I develop app model on SharePoint online using provider hosted model. From clientwebpart, i want to access sharepoint list item. I can access list ...
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Iterate over all documents in a site

I'm trying to iterate recursively over all documents in a given site. This is what I'm using: using (System.IO.StreamWriter file = new System.IO.StreamWriter("docs.txt")) { foreach (...
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Grant Permissions to List Items using existing SharePoint Group using Client Object Model

I have found examples on how to add users to SharePoint Groups using Client Object Model. Can anyone help provide an example on how to grant permissions to items in a List using an existing ...
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Get list at site collection level using SP.js

I have this code which is meant to get data from a list at the site collection level. var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var oList = clientContext.get_site().openWeb()....
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Using CSOM to get list item count for multiple lists

I am trying to create a function which should loop through all lists on current web and display their current item count. My code so far: <!-- language: lang-js --> ZN.updateDocumentCount = ...
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Need a way to identify files which have no checked in version

I wrote a script that traverses a collection, it's document libraries and gets a list of all files. I'm trying to find all the documents which do not have a checked in version and require a user to go ...
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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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Return JSON rather than XML in a Sharepoint 2013 App (JSOM)

Is it possible to return JSON when using the following code. Trying to integrate DynaTable into app to handle all the sorting and filtering and I think JSON might get it to work. // This function ...
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Reading a list in javascript

I have a list which i want to fetch at the front end using javascript based on some user inputs. The list has 3 columns - 'Name', 'Branch' and 'Age', and the list is named 'Students'. Now if the ...
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Synchronize excel file with SharePoint online list

I want to synchronize data from excel file with SharePoint list on office 365. I have already built a utility which uses client object model to achieve this but it is very slow as item count are in ...
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running SharePoint utility on non-SharePoint server

I wrote a utility in C# to copy files from a network directory to a SharePoint document library. When the sys admin tries to run the .exe from a non-SharePoint server, he gets the following error: ...
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Surfacing an SharePoint Online Access Services query for use externally

Is there any way to write a query in Access Services for SharePoint Online, and surface its results through either web services or the Client Object Model for .NET? Like the way that the tables are ...
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How to default a Person FormField in New Form Template?

Without using any addons, has anyone discovered a way to set a default value for a <SharePoint:FormField> where the field is a Person/Group? We'd like to default a field on our newform to the ...
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Programmatically add ListViewWebPart to Wiki Teamsite homepage with CSOM in SP2013

Someone who can point me into the right direction? Code snippets?
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CSOM and master page and page layouts: .html vs .aspx vs .master

When applying master pages and page layouts using CSOM, should we generally operate using .html files? What would be pros and cons of using .html vs .aspx and .master files?
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How to access Page layouts and site templates using CSOM?

How to access Site Settings > Look and Feel > Page layouts and site templates using CSOM? The page allows end users to change these settings: Subsite Templates: subsites can use any site template ...
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How to enable publishing feature using CSOM?

How to enable site collection publishing infrastructure and site publishing features using CSOM?
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How to check if publishing is on using CSOM?

How to check using CSOM if a web has publishing infrastructure and publishing features enabled?
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Get Workflow ModificationID via JavaScript Client OM

I create a dynamic link to the workflow Midification form in SharePoint 2010. I can get all of required parameters such as ItemID, ListId and Workflow InstanceId via Javascript OM. The only problem ...
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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 ...