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

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how to update properties of item in doc set with client object model

I've been able to create doc sets and upload files to it with the client object model. I am having difficulty updating the properties of the files in the doc sets. Here is what I've tried: public ...
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MOSS 2007: Multi-layer flyout menus on the global navigation

I've reset the MaximumDynamicDisplayLevels to 30. My goal is to create a global navigation menu that leads to other SharePoint sites/external links. Each tab on the navigation is the top category with ...
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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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Javascript IIFE and SharePoint Client Object Model

I'm having a problem with my javascript code that I am sure is to do with scope, but I can't figure out where I'm going wrong. I'm trying to write a method that will allow me to retrieve items in a ...
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Control JavaScript with Ribbon Button

my aim is to add a Ribbon Button which is opening a printing dialog for a selected file in a document library. I already added the Button with SP Designer and linked it with a html file which is ...
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Get list item “Likes” using JSOM or REST API's?

How can you retrieve a list items "Likes" using the JSOM or REST API's? I know there is the following method: SP.Social.SocialFeedManager.getAllLikers(postId), but in testing I was not successful ...
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Connect to SharePoint Online using the Client Object Model from .NET 3.5

We have an on premise SharePoint 2010 farm, and a SharePoint Online 2013 farm. We would like to be able to have a solution running on the on premise farm that will talk to the online farm. Since the ...
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Get Site Template ECMAScript

I have an ECMA script that I'm using to build a site directory (Thank you Bill Simser). I'm trying to add additional information such as the template the site is using, and not having much luck ...
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Date from list being displayed wrong on graph created programmatically

I have a list, where one column is of type datetime and another a numeric value. The records are being entered correctly, in the form: ID Col01 Col02 01 05/02/2013 6 02 05/03/2013 9 ...
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Track users opening files from the farm?

Our internal auditors have made a request to produce a regular report that shows when users access certain files. With this in mind I was wondering - is there a way in the object model or otherwise ...
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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 - Select distinct

I am using ClientObjectModel (C#) to retreive data from a custom list, which is structured like this: What i need is some kind of "select distinct" which retreives only the categories, without ...
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Allow users to see other users in sharepoint groups with CSOM

How can I allow users to view the users in a sharepoint group? Currently if I try to query users in the site groups using the client object model I get an unauthorized exception. For example, if I am ...
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Gaps between page loading and CSOM calls

I'm working on a sample script that calls out to the User Profile service and retrieves some sample data. I noticed that when I deploy the Application page and render it, I get a considerable gap ...
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How to set Navigational properties through App event receiver in SP2013

I am trying to set the navigational properties in SP2013 autohosted app. I am doing this at App installed receiver. I have written below code for that, which is failing with error message: - The ...
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Will content type names change with locale? (Sharepoint 2010, client object model)

I'm making a content type/id hashmap. The relevant part of the code is something like this (js): contentMap[content.get_name()] = content.get_id().toString(); I'm worried that the name will change ...
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Multiple Webparts with same JavaScript on one Site (another Problem)

I rebuild the site (site before). I have on the site two or more Webparts. These CEWP are including the same JavaScript and this the JavaScript is displaying a table via: ...
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how to set list alert using javascript in sharepoint 2010?

I need to set a list alert for current (logged in) user using javascript. var currentcontext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var currentweb = currentcontext.get_web(); ...
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CAML Query works in my VS2010U, but not on anybody else's computer

I have a list with records uniquely identified by project numbers. This is column 5 - Col05 in my list. It works fine when I run the code, and I am getting the expected record. I can also read the ...
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Retrieve property bag for sub sites using JSOM

I need to go through all sites belonging a site collection to validate a property bag of them. following is my code. the problem is the second call to get the property uses only one of the sites. I ...
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Get current language via Client Object Model

I need to get the current display language of a web via Client Object Model (C#) from a provider-hosted App. The app runs inside a Client Web Part (IFrame). I am aware of this solution but think it is ...
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Multiple Webparts with the same Javascript

I have a site with multiple Webparts. Some Webparts are linking on the same .html file. The HTML file reads data from a list and displays it in a table by using javascript. My problem is that there ...
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Advice on starting development for SharePoint in C#

I'm about to start development of client-side application (C# using .NET 4.0) that connects to SharePoint. Mainly to download/upload documents. I've found out that there are several options: using ...
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How to get a client context for App in provider-hosted Apps?

I use a provider hosted Apps, so need to work with an App Web and Lists. Could anybody provide a code snippet to get ClientContext() of the App? Can I do something like this? Uri appWeb = new ...
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Delete Item in Document Libarary using Client Object Model?

I have custom Database, this Database having SharePoint Item URL like(http://site.com/Shared Documents/a.pdf), so my challenge to remove this file from sharepoint Library using Client Object Model.
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Conditional Formatting very slow

i am using SharePoint 2010. I built a webpart which is displaying elements from another list on the same page. This works fine and fast but when i put in the conditional formatting the loading process ...
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How to get WebPart on current page by name/ID with javascript?

I have a page with some webparts on it, I want to get specific one (by name or ID) using client javascript. I try this code var ctx=SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var web = ctx.get_web(); var site ...
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SharePoint Client-Object-Model - Return List Item Counts by Created Month

Looking to get monthly totals of items from a list using the SharePoint COM/SP Services. My intention is to pass this data to a D3 chart.
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Get list properties via JCOM

How do I get list properties like BaseTemplate, ItemCount, ListItemDeletedDate etc. via Javascript Client Object Model for SharePoint 2013?
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SP2013 CSOM, am I missing something?

The CSOM samples from Microsoft.. the samples I find online.. blog posts and resources.. ALL seem to use CSOM from a C# app. If the push is to write Apps and use a client-side model, why are there no ...
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SharePoint-hosted app, with edit mode to update its own properties

I'm using the editMode parameter to detect and display a simple web part admin UI. When the admin clicks a particular button, I want to use CSOM to update the web part's properties for the page it is ...
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Programmatically add item to sharepoint list from window application

How to add item to SharePoint list from window application using claim based authentication ? it gives 401 forbidden error. user is authenticated from ADFS server.
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Is it possible to check if a document has unique permissions using SP2010 Client Object Model

I have a 2010 site that has many documents in many different folders. I believe a number of them have broken permission inheritence. Is there a way i can code a C# console app to utilise client object ...
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Javascript get SharePoint List items, enumerate, and locate and pin each item on Bing Map

The map is rendering and debugging in IEf12 does not show any error with loading the list. I am using a CEWP referencing this file - SharePoint Online (Office 365). What's wrong with this code? ...
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SiteMap using ECMA script Client object model

Iam trying to create a sitemap for sharepoint sites to get a hierarchial structure of all the subsites within a site. but Iam only able to get sites of that site eg: -Lets say i have created below ...
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SP2013 App icon not rendered, only App link is displayed + how we can set the sliding transparent hover text over App icon?

I am facing an App Icon related issue. I am creating SharePoint Hosted App which I am deploying to SP 2013 Developer site. By default any app will have the AppIcon set under Images folder. Also it is ...
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App issue with SharePoint 2013 Developer Site

In SharePoint 2013 Developer Site: I am installing an app to my site and it worked fine with default stuff. I added some custom .js file in this app which will set the master page of site coll and ...
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How to modify user profile properties using javascript in SharePoint 2013 (Online)?

I need to modify user profile properties using javascript (REST or CSOM). How can I do that? I don't see any methods in MSDN documentation about modifying profile properties without server code. ...
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Dispose in Client Object Model

Should objects be disposed when using the client object model? If so, which ones? There seems to be plenty of information on this for server side, but nothing from Microsoft specifically about ...
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JavaScript and CSOM Unable to update a new item lookup field with a string

I have a list MyUsers that has a lookup field deptRef that references the Title in my departments list. Fine and is easy for my users to update the MyUsers list and select the relevant department. ...
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how to load a folder given just a ServerRelativeUrl using Microsoft.SharePoint.Client

In my application I have a url of a folder as retrieved by folder.ServerRelativeUrl() eg. /consulting/TeamSiteTemplate/Documents/ Now I want to get a list of folders inside this folder. I use this ...
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Error while pdating Master Page through JavaScript Client Object Model using SP 2013 App

I have created a Site Collection in SharePoint 2013 online. In this site I am trying to update Master Page through JavaScript Client Object Model. My JQuery scripts are able to change the Site Master ...
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Sharepoint Online - How do I retrieve document's social tagging information

Is there any way I can retrieve documents' social tags and notes using Client Object Model? I'm on the client side so I don't have access to Server Objects. I've been searching all around but found ...
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Setting Search Center URL in SharePoint 2013 using Javascript CSOM

In SharePoint 2013, I am trying to access Search object through JavaScript CSOM. I want to know the object which can give me the access to Search Settings under Site Settings. I tried looking under ...
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How to get a file using SharePoint Client Object Model with only an absolute url at hand?

We have a database with absolute (full) links to SharePoint files. If a user wants to download or get checkoutstatus information about the file, our program needs lookup that information in ...
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SpcalenderView Javascript on Mouse hower

I have one issue with spcalendarview. I just wanted to show spcalender item to the contain editor web part from the link here but i wanted to my custom page into the contain editor web part so how to ...
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REST and CSOM much slower than List Web Service

lists.asmx = Web Service listdata.svc = REST API client.svc = CSOM Using JavaScript to query a list using the 3 available APIs, I'm finding lists.asmx responds much faster than listdata.svc or ...
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Getting Filtered results by Date column from a list with BCS and SharePoint 2010 JavaScript Client Object Model

I'm trying to get the filtered results by a column type DateTime from a list filled with BCS using JavaScript. I've tried everything to get those results with query like: "<Where>" + ...
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ScriptResx.ashx Not Working

I'm trying to use ScriptResx.ashx in an Application Page I'm building (just to test out the functionality) and every time I try to grab a resource from what should be a JavaScript object, SharePoint ...
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Javascript CSOM SP.List get_onQuickLaunch

I am trying to get the onQuickLaunch flag from a SP.List using javascript. I am able to get other list attributes, however when I try to execute list.get_onQuickLaunch(); I get an error Uncaught ...