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

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How to apply CAML in SharePoint view

I'm using SharePoint client object model and trying to query specific view but not getting the correct method to do so. Here is my code, using SP = Microsoft.SharePoint.Client; using ...
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Why is list.GetItems pulling more fields than specified in my CamlQuery?

I am trying to pull back just specific columns in a list using the .NET client object model. (i.e. using Microsoft.SharePoint.Client;) This is the CamlQuery specifying just fields in the DefaultView ...
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SP 2010 - Client object model (javascript) - How to use get_listItemCollectionPosition for paging?

This is my code: When I call the function to get the items, it fails (doesn't go to the fail function, it goes into the success function but crashes when I try to get the position object), and I get ...
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Is it possible to programmatically add page items to Enterprise Wiki using CSOM or REST?

Like a lot of us I'm green when it comes to SharePoint development. I've been tasked with moving MediaWiki content over to a SharePoint Enterprise wiki. At this time I do not have access to the server ...
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Add a new item that's a Multiselect in sharepoint CSOM

I am trying to add a new list item into a sharepoint 2010 list using the client side object object in C#. I'm having an issue trying to set multiselect values. I saw online to set the values in an ...
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How to get only the first x items starting at position y from a list, using CAML query?

In sharepoint 2010 client object model in javascript, I want to create a caml query, that can download items from a list. I have this part working, but I want to download only x items, not the whole ...
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How to get caml query to return list items created by the current user?

I want a caml query that only retrieves items created by the user currently logged in. I tried this specifier = "<Eq><FieldRef Name='AssignedTo'/><Value ...
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How to check checkboxes in caml query?

In SharePoint 2010 client object model (JavaScript), I am using this caml query to download list items. There is a column called 'Office' and in it, there are several check boxes (i.e. its a ...
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System.ServiceModel.ServiceActivationException “A relative URI cannot be created because the 'uriString' parameter represents an absolute”

The client object model code in my application is throwing the following exception. How to solve it?. System.ServiceModel.ServiceActivationException: The service '/_vti_bin/client.svc' cannot be ...
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Restrict access to list programmatically

I am updating a list MasterData programmatically using data which a user has entered in a small custom application. Application uses credentials entered by the user to login to Sharepoint, through ...
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Sharepoint Client context (client Object Model) cant load more than 500 records or more

is here any limitation about read the records from any lists in sharepoint? my codes are default that downloaded from msdn: string siteUrl = SharePointAddressURL; ClientContext ...
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Change web theme via client object model?

SPWeb.ApplyTheme() doesn't seem to exist in the client object model. Is there an equivalent? By the way, this is for SP2010.
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Sharepoint 2010 javascript client object model - downloading items and item attachments?

Is there a way, so that you can download the items from a list and all its item attachment files in one context call? Currently I am downloading all the items, then looping through each item, and ...
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The service '/_vti_bin/client.svc' does not exist

when i go to mysiteurl/_vti_bin/client.svc I am getting exception "The service '/_vti_bin/client.svc' does not exist". The same does not happen in my staging environment, it is available there.Because ...
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SharePoint 2013 App Part : Dynamically set values for the tool part panel controls on serverside

How can I dynamically fill a dropdown list in a Tool Part panel of a SharePoint 2013 app part? What I want to achieve: User checks a checkbox Dropdown appears The list items in this dropdown are ...
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executeQueryAsync in ecma client object model causes 404 error [closed]

I have a custom action where I will create a new item in the ecb menu for a document library and once clicked it will call a javascript function and there using ecma client object model I will ...
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Can I programatically move sites or content between 2007 and 2010?

Using the SharePoint Object Model on a SharePoint 2007 environment and the remote object model to talk to a SharePoint 2010 environment would it theoretically be possible to migrate sites or content ...
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SharePoint 2013 lazy load for .click() issue

With IE 10 and Chrome 26 on Win7 x64 (Host1) no issues are appearing, except Firefox 20. With IE IE 8 on Win7 x64 (Host2) and IE 10 on Windows Server 2012 x64 (Host3), there is the following issue I ...
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Design Package import SharePoint 2013 using App Installed event CSOM

In SP2013, I am trying to import and export the design package from one site to other site using AppInstalled event using CSOM. I am not able to get the context of source site to import the design ...
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How to get display name from created by field in sharepoint client object model?

In my SharePoint JavaScript code, I am retrieving items from a list in my SP 2010 environment. I used a camel query to download specific fields. One of the fields was created by (person who created ...
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How to create object of type SP.ListItemFormUpdateValue

How can i instantiate object of type SP.ListItemFormUpdateValue and initialize it to a List field so i can read the field values on client side? If this is not posible, how can i read a value in a ...
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Item ID of current row

I am working on a script that needs to pull the SharePoint list item ID from the current row. I have a checkbox field in a multi-item form webpart that, when checked, needs to update the item without ...
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Prevent/override standard Modal Dialog close button(X) from closing

I want to validate custom modal dialog form and if its not ok, prevent form from closing. For this purpose, I attached to X-close-dialog-button. Problem is to prevent it's default behavior. function ...
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Getting user email from a List Item column using Javascript

I am creating a Hosted app using NAPA on Sharepoint 2013 (Office365). I need to retrive a user from a list column and get the user's email. SP.List.getItems with a query returns a listEnumerator ...
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SharePoint Online CSOM Authentication Code does not working on Sandbox solution

i need to customize public site and used custom login page for authenticated SharePoint Users. i am follow below post : http://community.office365.com/en-us/forums/154/p/57156/207461.aspx#207461 ...
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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.