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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 ...
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Get all items with specific fields without query - SharePoint Client Object Model

Is it possible to get all items from a single list (getting specific fields) without using a CamlQuery? If I try to use context.Load(oList, ...), I can't use the Include method as the List class ...
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SharePoint 2013 Call the REST API from SharePoint hosted app

I've successfully deployed a SharePoint hosted app to office 365 and my local on premise installation. All the app aims to do is call the REST API for the user profile manager to get the profile ...
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access additional lookup fields using JavaScript and CSOM

In visual studio I have added lookup field (SubMenuItemIdRefTitle) to list definition listA that references ListB. I have also added <ViewFields> <FieldRef ...
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accessing the SP2013 Site Settings-->Master Page/Navigation settings etc using CSOM (client side object model)

I want to access the SP2013 Site Settings-->Master Page/Navigation settings etc using CSOM (client side object model) using JavaScript or REST service or Webservice which I can call from Javascript. ...
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inserting multiple user /group to a list item of type spfieldUserValue

I have used following code to add users and groups to a list item of type SpFieldUserValue. it works if there is one single user or group in my client side people picker but if there is more than one ...
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Best way to access SharePoint (online) from a Windows 8 RT/Metro application?

I am developing a Windows 8 tile app/Metro (Windows RT) application. I have experienced some problems linking with the C# client object model assemblies due to limitations in RT. I was hoping I ...
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I am confused about the Javascript Client Object Model and when it can be used

Is it only intended for use "inside" SharePoint? Using the .Net/C# client object model I can execute applications on my local machine and access a remote SharePoint server. I can only find examples ...
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current user is always is administrator on a SharePoint App

I have tried following solution to check the current user's permissions on the current host web in a SharePoint hosted app, however the user is always administrator. function sharePointReady() { ...
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How to create List and libraries with CustomSchemaXml property using SchemaXml with CSOM in sharePoint online2010?

How to create List and libraries with CustomSchemaXml property using SchemaXml with CSOM in sharePoint online2010???? I am using following Code... // Create new list for restore List Item from List ...
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Help using the client side object model with javascript and jquery, reading an item

So I usually only deal with server side code, and need some assistance. in c# i was able to just do something like, numStirng = listItem["fieldName"].toString(); num = Convert.ToInt(num); ...
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Can anyone recommend an explorer using the client object model?

I'm looking for an explorer for a sharepoint site that's using the client object model undercover. It would be great if this explorer would show all the information/properties one could get from this ...
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Error using javascript to retrieve a SharePoint list's items

I am trying to use this method to query items of a column of a list in my SP site via javascript (the reason I am doing this is to display that info on the page by modifying the html tags in the DOM), ...
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Accessing a list from app web on host site generates access denied

I am trying to get title of a list which is located on Host Site from an SharePoint hosted app by using csom (javascript). I have added permission on Manifest file and chose the list but still getting ...
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Display all documents from multiple document libraries using client object model

Can anyone help me with the code to display documents from multiple document libraries using javascript client object model. I have done displaying from single document library.
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Fill the fields in new form for an item

I've came across a requirement where I need to fill some of the fields in newform. So basically we start from view item, where we can see an existing item in a list, then we click something like move ...
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ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded not executing after page publish

In SharePoint 2013 I have a page that is using the Script Editor web part. In the script editor web part I have the following: ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(startIt, "sp.js"); function startIt() { ...
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How to add Client Web Parts (App Parts) to a page from JavaScript CSOM?

We're working on a custom way of adding and deleting Web Parts and App Parts to a page in SharePoint 2013. We have to use the new App way of developing and all code has to be using the JavaScript ...
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CAML Query for sub folder documents javascript

I'm trying to query for documents in a specified sub folder of a document library. Using U2U CAML builder, I can generate the query and return successfully within it. However, when I run the query ...
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COM BCS model programmatic creation methods

Following the source code found here: http://code.msdn.microsoft.com/office/Creating-SharePoint-2010-ad694d17 I've managed to create the Create, Update and Delete method, but only the Delete ...
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Import bulk data (over 5000 List Items) into SharePoint

I have an Microsoft Office 2010 AddIn which imports Data into SharePoint. The tool creates a Dictionary with over 5000 Values. Every Value is a C#-Class with Data and represents a SharePoint List ...
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Nested ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded

Has someone worked with nested ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded? How/where should i notify the external one that the internal has finished (the internal ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded has a ...
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Getting TermSet and Terms from Microsoft.Sharepoint.Client.Field

I'm having a hard time trying fo figure this one out. I can only use Microsoft.Sharepoint.Client for this. I'am working with Sharepoint 2013. I need to list all Fields (Metadata) For a certain ...
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Query SP2013 Managed metadata term store

I was wondering if it is possible to query the Term Store via the REST API or Javascript Client Object Model in SP2013. I can't quite seem to work out the naming scheme for the REST API to discover ...
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Accessing my list field values via dot notation after json.stringifier

This just be so obvious but I it seems not. Below I stripped out some of the code for clarity var list = context.get_web().get_lists().getByTitle('SMenuLink') //usual code to open a list using ...
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JavaScript Client object model get content type

I have created a JavaScript file and deployed across my site collection. The code is supposed to get the content type ID from any upload form, figure out what this content type is and based on this ...
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Client Object Model to SharePoint Links List

I want to get URLs from SharePoint Links list using client object model javascript, can someone help me, I tried the following script but when I am alerting its result it shows me the URL value as ...
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SPFieldUrl does not work

I have an external list, items in that list have a field that contains an url. I want to show this url as a link in sharepoint form. I found this example and defined in my Creator and Updater methods ...
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Filter Calendar view by Title in SharePoint 2010

i want to filter calendar view using title field. Is it possible to filter calendar view without make changes in modify view ?
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Anonymous access issue in SharePoint 2010

I set an anonymous access to home page in sharepoint 2010. but when i open page like 'http://servername/Sitepages/homepage.aspx' , i working but when i open http://servername/ , its not ...
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Tasks and SubTasks with CSOM

I have a Sharepoint 2013 Tasks App which I am accessing using CSOM. It contains SubTasks. I would like firstly (1) to get the Tasks excluding the SubTasks, and then (2) when I get a Task, to get it's ...
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Check Out, Update, then Check In a File in SharePoint Client Object Model

I would like to programatically update a SharePoint file by checkout/checkin. I have written code that looks like it should do what I want it to do: static void ...
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Accessing page metadata properties via clientside API

Morning all, Can anyone advise if it's possible to access a document / web part page properties via the client/JSCript API for use elsewhere on the page. To put this in context, I've inherited a ...
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Display Calculated column in List NewForm

How to display Calculated column in SharePoint List NewForm.aspx?
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How to load several users by array of login names CSOM

I have a dynamically created array of user logins, I would like to retrieve information about these users through CSOM. I found this great post, but there is explanation how to retrieve all users from ...
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Build CAML query by value from ClientPeoplePicker

I use these lines of code: <SharePoint:ClientPeoplePicker ID="clpUser" runat="server" UseLocalSuggestionCache="True"/> JS: var peoplePicker = ...
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How get item in CommandUIHandler EnabledScript use javascript

can anyone help me with the problem: I have a list external items from my system and i add a custom button on a ribbon. My item has a state and depending on the state my button should be available or ...
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Problem with Calendar CAML Query

i have a problem with a CAML Query for a Sharepoint Online(Office365) Calendar. I try to get all Calendar Appointments between two dates. Here is my code: private void getFreeDays() { ...
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How to retrieve items from document libraries using client context without performance lag

I need to retrieve items/list items from SharePoint 2010 document library and display it in a list ListView using C#. I have used following CAML query to retrieve list items and its properties. ...
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ECMA/js CSOM retrieving items from multiple lists with async processing? how?

I am struggling with javascript and learning callbacks, and applying this to SharePoint 2010 specific js/jquery methods of getting and savings values from lists. So I am recently getting into the ...
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Windows 8 App using COM dlls of Sharepoint gives error “Cannot resolve Assembly or Windows Metadata file 'System.Web.Services.dll'”?

I have created a sample app using Windows 8 C# XAML to get site info of SharePoint 2010 using COM Dlls. I have added reference of: C:\Program Files\Common Files\microsoft shared\SharePoint ...
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where i can find trace for item.systemupdate()

I am working on a project which was initially developed by someone else. few of my list items are getting updated but i am not getting anything in version history. I believe that some schedule job is ...
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Getting column information from a sharepoint 2010 list

I'm trying to figure out how i can get information about a column in a Sharepoint List, like what type of column it is (single line, number, date etc...) and whatever additional column info that ...
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jquery client object model to return json: what about caml vs. js filtering?

trying to learn client object model (ecma/js/jquery) approach to returning json data and working with that. below I will supply a quick example, but my question is basic context of how would I go ...
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CSOM list query with JOIN, return tree structure

I have two lists, Parent and Child. The Child list has a lookup field called "Parent", which "looks into" the Parent list, using ID column. Using CSOM I'm joining the lists with this query ...
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CSOM get list items, return simple data structure

If we take this code example, we can see we need to call a lot of methods to get to our results (.getEnumerator(), .get_current(), .get_title(), .get_title()) var siteUrl = '/sites/MySiteCollection'; ...
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SP.Web.EnsureUser(user) does not seem to work. (JavaScript Client OM)

Supposedly, SP.Web.ensureUser(user) works according to this MSDN link but I cannot seem to get it to work in my JS code. While debugging, I can see that SP.Web exists and the user variable is ...