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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 ...
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Error when I try to access Term Stores: Access is denied

I'm trying to access term stores using CSOM. In Sharepoint log, i found this error message: Exception occured in scope Microsoft.SharePoint.Taxonomy.TermStore.get_Groups. ...
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Jquery show loading progress [closed]

Good day, I have a page with several javascript pages that get loaded. How can I check that all the JS files have been loaded? I tried the below with just alert boxes. $(onPageLoad); function ...
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Add item in SharePoint 2010 document library using JavaScript [duplicate]

Is it possible to add a new item in a SharePoint 2010 document library using JavaScript (client object model)? I have successfully created list items in other type of lists, but when it comes to ...
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upload to document library subfolder in client object model

I'm using the Client Object Model to upload files from a network drive to a SharePoint document library. Here is how I would specify the upload location if I were uploading to the document library's ...
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I am not able checkin/checkout the files in sub folders in the document library using client object model. Below is the code I am using

public void CheckOut()// CHECK OUT FUNCTION { try { string siteurl = ""; string filePath = ""; ClientContext context = new ClientContext(siteurl); context.Credentials = ...
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Check-In & Checked Out files inside folder in Document library using Client Object Model

I am not able checkin/checkout the files in sub folders in the document library using client object model. Below is the code I am using. public void CheckOut()// CHECK OUT FUNCTION { try { ...
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Create site collection remotely on-premises

Is there any way to create a site collection remotely in an on-premises environment where self-service site collection creation is enabled? There should be no custom web services or logic installed ...
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Remote web application accessing SharePoint with current user's credentials

Can we access SharePoint from a remote application with current user's credentials when user opens a remote page which has server-side CSOM user opens a remote page which has a server-side WCF ...
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Check- in & check-out files using client object model

As the title says, how can I Check- in & check-out files using client object model?
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Move documents from one folder to another in diferent library in different site collection from Client Object Model

I want find and move all documents from one folder to other in different site collection document library. Both the folders are at the sub folder level 3 from the actual list. Please let me know how ...
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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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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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Looping retrieved Items throws an InvalidCastException

I have some very simple code using the client object model to retrieve a list and all items from that list from a SharePoint 2013 Online site. When the ExecuteQuery() fires, I use Fiddler to view the ...
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Check given user's listItem permissions with SharePoint 2010 Managed Client Object Model (c#)

Is it possible to determine if a user can access a given item identified by its url without the users context - it has to be done with CSOM. Code so far: var file = ...
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Detect that an item has changed after it is tagged

I am using the Client Object Model to work with SharePoint items and also the 'SocialDataService.asmx' web service to work with tags. I use the 'Modified' field of a SharePoint item to detect ...
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get all joined community sites under current site collection in search results/REST search/CSOM

I've list of community sites in a site collection, and I have a publishing page on my site collection with a content editor WebPart on it. I've to show list of joined community sites on this webpart ...
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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 lists. Input of the second query will be done after executing first list. $(document).ready(function () { $("#SearchButton").click(function () ...
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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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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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Sharepoint 2013 App access cross site collections

I'm using SharePoint 2013 and I wrote an AppPart that needs items of a list other than it's host site collection. But it keeps popping up an error indicating that my request has been failed. Access ...
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Get Sharepoint 2010 search results using Javascript Client Object Model

I need Sharepoint search results from Cient Object model using javascript Client object model. Can anyone please tell me how to do it for sharepoint 2010
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Adding an existing app part using the client object model( finding the xml)

I've recently found this nice thread on adding an existing webpart using the csom: Add an existing WebPart Using the Sharepoint client object Model I've tried the same approach for an app part (so an ...
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Obtain 'Tags' of SharePoint item using the Client ObjectModel

I would like to obtain the 'Tags' for each SharePoint (2010, 2013) list item (either a document in a library or an item in a list) using the Client Object Model. I haven't found any API that let's me ...
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Display Form Text Inaccessible via JS

I'm overriding the Display Form of a list as per Mark Rackley's blog post: http://www.sharepointhillbilly.com/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=47 For this particular list, I need to parse a text field, split ...
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Use REST or XSL to get a Table with totals

I have a list with items that contains several columns like: Year Month HourCategory1 HourCategory2 HourCategory3 Now I want to create a table that shows only totals of the hour categories: ...
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Changing the Publishing New Page Default Settings using JSOM SharePoint 2013

I have a task where I need to Set the New Page Default Settings as you do at "/_layouts/15/AreaTemplateSettings.aspx" but I need to do this via JSOM. Does anyone know how to do this? The New Page ...
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Bind ListItemCollection as a DataSource of a DataGridView

I am using SharePoint Server 2013. I am trying to show a list data in a DataGridView in a windows forms application(client application). I obtained the ListItemCollection object related to 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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Updating the locale using the Client object model

I'd like to set the the Site Settings -->locale setting to English (United Kingdom) using the client object model. Is this possible? This setting can be found browsing the SP site Site Settings --> ...
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SP.UI.Status anonymously inaccessible

Using Office 365 (SharePoint Online) I have stumbled into an annoying thing. Some parts of the JavaScript CSOM does not seem to be accessible when your browse the site anonymously. If Firstly I tried ...
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Adding a logo to site and sub-site using the Client Object Model

How do you add the url of a logo for the site and sub site using the client object model. This functionality can be found browsing the SP site. Site settings -->Title, Description, and Icon-->Logo URL ...
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Using REST API to get Site Groups in SP 2013

I'm trying to use the REST API in SharePoint 2013 to get the site groups. I've been using this link for a little help... http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj245927.aspx It's to do it with the ...
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Get all subsites of top level site using JavaScript OM

I am trying to get all sub sites of the top level site. However, the code I wrote for the app returns zero subsites. I am a little mystified as to why: var context = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); ...
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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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Programatically setting Site Collections Administrators in SharePoint 2010 using Client Object Model

I am writing a program where I want to be able to add/remove user/groups as administrator for a given Site Collection. I am using Client Object Model API for SharePoint 2010. I havent been able to ...
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How to authenticate user in sharepoint online using javascript

I have a public site on Office 365 SharePoint Online. By default when user clicks on to sign in, it redirect to Microsoft login page. I don't want to redirect user to Microsoft login page. But ...