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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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SharePoint 2013 - How to add an action to a Callout

I want to add a custom action on the default Callout for Document Libraries. The only instructions I could find on this subject show how to override the entire FooterTemplate on an existing Callout ...
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Client Object Model, wait for a list to load

I'm writing some javascript that modifies a SharePoint list, I've added it to the page using JSLink. Sometimes the script fails because the list appears not to have fully loaded. If I add an alert ...
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SharePoint 2013 custom TimerJob gets no results from list but same code as a console program returns results

Can anyone provide any ideas on why the below query returns nothing when inside a custom timer job. But when run from a console program it returns results. Note, both console program and OWSTimer.exe ...
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How do programmatically store the sharepoint document library document to local machine?

i have one question. How do pro-grammatically store the sharepoint document library document(eg Image.png) to local machine(D:/Images)?? Anybody have a solution???
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Add an app from the corporate catalog using client object model

I want to install an app that is in my corporate catalog using the client object model. I've found that I can install an app when I have the app locally. I'm then able to load it in as a stream and ...
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While creating folder in sharepoint using C# takes much time

Yesterday I have programmed to create folder in SharePoint 2010 using C#. It's fine that code create folder but the problem is that while creating a folder it takes 5-10 seconds. And i think it's too ...
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Update/Save list item edits without closing editform

I am working with a customised list 'editform' and would like to give my users the ability to save their edits without the editform closing, which is the default SP 'Save' behaviour. I have linked ...
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How to get the return username using javascript? [duplicate]

I am trying to store the username return by the variable username using the code below, but it seems nothing is returned (Username:undefined pops up), may somebody advise how to make it works? var ...
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How to dynamically load js file in master page based on aspx page loaded?

I have include all the link to my javascript file in my master page using tag. Can I load specific js file according to pages loaded? (for example, I would like to load home.js only when Home.aspx is ...
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How to get all the web application of SharePoint.

How do I get url of all the web application created in SharePoint 2010 with client object model using C#.
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SP.ClientContext is always “undefined” in JSLink functions

I'm trying to execute CSOM functions as part of a JSLink extension to override rendering of a Lookup Field. Problem is every time I try to access SP.ClientContext it returns as undefined I have ...
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Having trouble setting up a secure architecture using the SharePoint App model and an external REST server

We have a situation that I am having a very hard time finding information on. We need to create an app in SharePoint 2013 that uses an external data source. It's an ODBC source accessing a non-MS ...
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Modify Attributes and Properties Using JSOM(CSOM)

Before I describe the problem, I want to clarify that what I'm looking for is A generic way of updating various attributes/properties using JSOM. I'm using an Office 365 dev account testing a ...
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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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CAML Query Custom Ordering

I have looked around a bit, but have not found any reference to this particular issue. Is it possible to specify a custom ordering in a CAML query? What I mean by this is, say I have a list with a ...
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JavaScript CSOM. Is It Possible to Change Language for the SP.ClientContext?

I want to find a way to force CSOM to always return values in en-us (1033 locale). For instance, when I'm trying to get ContentType Name using ContentType.get_name() I end up getting different results ...
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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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Uploading a document manually to a SharePoint document library using Jquery [duplicate]

I have been searching for a way to upload a document manually to a SharePoint document library using Jquery. i have done it in C#, but i want to do the same in Jquery. Still i couldn't find the way, ...
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SPO CSOM Development without installing SharePoint 2013 on my Development Client or even On-Prem

We have this simple requirement. Using Data in an existing SharePoint Custom List on SPO 2013. We need to develop a simple wildcard/partial string search across mutiple columns and display matching ...
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Modify list item field using javascript?

I'm trying to implement some Move Up and Move Down hyperlinks in a list so that, for example, pressing move up moves the item one place up in the list. I have tried giving the list an order column ...
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Convert Image src to base64 [closed]

I am working on Sharepoint 2010, I have create one custom button. when user select any row from list and click on custom button then I have fetch one multiple line column html in one variable name ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - get List IRM properties with client object model

This link here shows you how to get the IRM properties of a list with the sharepoint sdk: ...
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Creating site using javascript object model error: The request uses too many resources

I'm trying to create a site in my sharepoint hosted app using the javascript client object model in a SharePoint online site. I use a custom template when creating the site. This is my code: var ...
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Cannot add aspx file to root folder

Using the Object Model and I'm trying to add a file to the root folder of a document library. The file is an aspx page which links to a file handler control we have. The problem I am running into is ...
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Create external users using CSOM

Does anyone know if it's possible to invite external users with the client object model or is this only possible in the UI?
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Format Date using Javascript Object Model

I am using the javascript object model to get a date field back and display it on a page e.g. oListItem.get_item("MyTestDate") This displays on the page by default as: Thu Jul 25 09:30:07 PDT 2013 I ...
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NotSupportedException caught when trying to create library based on custom template

I am trying to create a library based on custom template type using the following code: using (ClientContext context = new ClientContext(@"http://website.network/sitecollection/site/")) { ...
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Mocking Client Object Model's ClientContext with Moles

I've been tasked with writing a small C# tool to fetch and fiddle with some Sharepoint 2010 items using the Sharepoint Client Object Model (COM). The code will typically have something like this in ...
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:net contra Javascript [closed]

If do some client programmering, what factors should I take it into consideration if I gonnna use javascript/ECMAScript or .net in relation to retrieve some functionality from SharePoint and apply it ...
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Sharepoint 2013 App Cant Update Fields on Lists in parent web

I have a Sharepoint 2013 O365 App that is Autohosted. It is doing a simple list item creation on a remote sharepoint list in the site that owns the app. I have added app permissions of all kinds to ...
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Install an app from the appCatalog using javascript CSOM

I'm trying to install an app in a site from the AppCatalog using the javascript CSOM I get the apps from the App Catalog using req.apps = SP.AppCatalog.getAppInstances(clientContext, oWebsite); I ...
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SharePoint client model and setting up lookup field

I have list A with "Title" column which is lookup column to List B. I need to update existing List B documents so that they will be linked to List A. However, SharePoint client context doesn't accept ...
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Load libaries given subsite name in clientapi

Hi I'm fairly new to the sharepoint client api, but I'm trying to get the libraries given a site name. My clientcontext in my class is at the root of my sharepoint e.g. https://mysharepoint.abc.com ...
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Javascript : How to handle version conflict errors when using javascript COM?

so I use quite a bit of the javascript client object model for CRUD operations to lists from custom pages (inputs) and I have found that I get version conflict errors on saves from time to time....its ...
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Javascript Object Model REST/AJAX: does callback/resulting function have access to the id of newly created item

so if I use rest like method to create a list item in javascript, can I get the id of the newly created item in the callback/result function? function createNewRecord(url, body, callback) { ...
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How to Get your manager with Javascript

I want to get the user's manager using Javascript Client Object model. How can I do this?
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How to make a request to SharePoint 2013 REST service from code that runs inside SharePoint server (NOT from App/External code)

I have a page hosted in _layouts in SharePoint 2013. I want to make REST call to SharePoint REST api from this page using current user credentials. I don't want to do it from client-side (jquery etc) ...
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get the login name of the current user using javascript

var context = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); this.website = context.get_web(); this.currentUser = website.get_currentUser(); alert(currentUser); i tried this code, but i got an ...
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Jquery is not working on sharepoint date time control

Hi In my application page i have a sharepoint datetime control. I am using jquery on text changed event to calculate the number of days and displaying in a text box. Now i want to fire the same event ...
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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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Retrieve notifications with JavaScript

I want to incorporate social feed into my SharePoint webpart. I followed this tutorial: Code example: Retrieve social feeds by using the SharePoint 2013 JavaScript object model. Even if I used ...
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SP ECMA/JS get_siteUsers() not working? trying to get user with getByLoginName()

I am trying to get specific users with this line using ECMA but I keep getting error: this.oUser = cxt.get_web().get_siteUsers().getByLoginName('dev\\joe'); I keep getting property or method ...
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SP JSOM: is there any way to get the group by name instead of getById(10)

is there a way I can use the below with something like getByName(thisGroup), instead of getById(10) in SP 2010 jsom: function setSomeUsers(dataObj, projGroup) { var clientContext = new ...
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SP2010 JSOM: error when trying to get all users of specific group using javascript

having trouble getting users return from specified group using javascript per this on MSDN var siteUrl = '/sites/MySiteCollection '; function retrieveAllUsersInGroup() { var clientContext = new ...
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SP2010 JSOM: possible to automate breaking inheritance of item, and controlling role assignment using javascript

i am working on a custom system I am building into a site that allows various reps, of various departments to enter project information and many different aspects of related data (children) into the ...
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ecmascript/javascript to check current status of timer job

I want to show sharepoint notification when user opens a list form using oob. I am basically doing some sync with external list and sharepoint using timer job. For this i want to check if a specific ...
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Retrieving the Name of a Document Saved in a Document Library Using the Client Object Model

foreach (SPListItem item in listitems) { String value = item.File.Name; } The above sever side code shows how to retrieve the name of a document which is saved in a SharePoint document ...
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Access denied, from an app, when getting List items from a different web applcation

I have create a SharePoint Hosted App and installed on a Site which is located on WebApplication1. This app tries to get list items from a list in a site which is located on Webapplication2. I have ...
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Update value of column in Form Library using CSOM

I want to update the value of a promoted field from infopath form by csom code. I have written the following code but it does not seem to work. Please guide to know what is incorrect. function ...