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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 ...
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How add personal list for all users

I want to integrate Sharepoint with my external system. Sharepoint should load tasks from my system and show them in the list on user personal page. Integration should be done using Sharepoint ...
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Registering pageComponent using ClientObjectModel

is there any ways to register PageComponent using client object model? I want to add custom action on the edit form with dynamically populating FlyoutAnchor. But when page has been loaded i recieve ...
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Performance of LoadQuery degraded (almost) linearly along with the number of documents in library

The following piece of code creates an empty document in a library and get back all fields for the document (to set them later, and real document text will be loaded in a separate process): string ...
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Remove non full controlled Permission Sharepoint Groups from a SharePoint List using Client Object Model

I have SharePoint List which has stopped inheriting from the Parent Sub Site. I need to retrieve the SharePoint Groups which are not been assigned with Full Control on the List. Then I need to remove ...
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Convert Sharepoint Calendar Recurrence Data from xml to string

I am creating actual events from sharepoint recurring instances, i want to convert recurrence dat which is xml to string, how can i do it automatically.
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How to open a form in a modal dialog popup using C#

I have virtually no experience with web development but now I need to create a web part for SharePoint 2010 and I am stuck. The web part is supposed to find all content types derived from folder ...
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Why not use Sharepoint 2013 as just a backend for REST / CSOM clients?

This might sound a bit extreme, but now that REST / CSOM API's are more fully featured, why not just write web apps in whatever framework you're comfortable with and utilize the REST / CSOM API's ...
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sp.js not loaded js file provisioned by a module

I am trying to use a .js file to highlihgt nodes in a top navigation menu based on url of the current web. The javascript file is provisioned by a Module in a Empty SharePoint 2013 project item. The ...
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FlyoutAnchor PopulateQueryCommand through clientContext

I have a problem. I want to add Custom action on a Sharepoint Edit form. This must be FlyoutAnchor and i want generate his content dynamically. I'm adding them throuh ClientContext object model(using ...
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ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded too slow in Firefox and Chrome

I want to use CSOM but waiting around 2 or 3 seconds after page load before I can even do my first query is crazy! See below. Using jQuery dom ready shows a reasonable ready time, but SP.ClientContext ...
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List item validation using .NET Client Object Model

On a SharePoint Foundation 2010 installation, I have a list defined and have set some simple validation rules on a couple of the fields: Text field (required) Number field (required, min: 50, max: ...
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Unable to get correct element on a sharepoint page using document.getelementbyid('<%textboxID.ClientID%>')

I have a sharepoint website which has multiple instances of the same visual webpart. On button click I am trying to get a textbox present in the usercontrol of the webpart using ...
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Create a folder structure in sharepoint via Client Object Model

Here's the class of my folder: class MyFolder { private List<MyFolder> _folders; public List<MyFolder> Folders { get { if (_folders == null) ...
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create list using CustomSchemaXml from client object model

I'm using Client Object model of SharePoint 2010. What is the property CustomXmlScheme in list creation? MSDN say nothing about it. It seems not working. I'm using this code: string xml = @" <?xml ...
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How i can get “item ID” column through “BDC Identity” column

I create external list for display external items from my wcf service and add custom action on that list EditForm through ClientObjectModel with this url: ...
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Upload a custom template using client object model

I am trying to upload a new custom template to the Template file repository using the Client object model. But I couldn't any provision to add a template as such. So is there any way to do it. Thanks ...
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CSOM Get ListItem of Folder

In an application I'm working on, I'm interacting with SharePoint (2010) via the .NET Client-Side Object Model, and am trying to account for a large number of possible configurations of document ...
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Working With Content Approval / Moderation In CSOM

The SharePoint Object Model provides a property of an SPListItem called SPListItem.ModerationInformation.Status to allow you to determine the current content approval / moderation status if a document ...
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Commit modal dialog and then display notification

I have a modal dialog that I commit by calling window.frameElement.commitPopup(), and this is great because it refreshes the parent window. However I would also like to display a notification on the ...
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How to retrieve Sharepoint list data in master page

I have Created Custom Master Page. and i want to access SharePoint List Data in this Master Page using JavaScript. I write the following script to access data but it gives error that ...
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How can I get specific SharePoint site GUID using javascript/jquery

For example: I have a site under this url: http://intranet.contoso.com/news When I open it i would like to read it's GUID for future use in my custom AssetPortalBrowser.aspx url picker. Thanks!
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Create Publishing Page using Client Object Model (Jquery)

I am trying to create a publishing page (site page) using SharePoint 2010, Jquery, Client Object Model. Any reference or help will be appreciated. Let me know if any more details are required.
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Add multiple people using Javascript Client Object Model to a Field of Type SPFieldUserValue

I want to update a UserField client side. I found the following code at this topic How to Use ECMA CSOM to Set a Field of Type SPFieldUserValue Tried the following code: var users = new Array(); ...
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How to access list in SharePoint Hosted App?

I want to create an Sharepoint hosted app but how to access list in these App ??
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Updating “Editor” or “Modified By” without changing timestamp

We changed domains and I need to updated the User fields in all lists and libraries to reflect the new domain accounts. (I know that stsadm.exe -o migrateuser will mostly handle this but since it ...
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Getting the Item ID from the ECB (Edit Control Block) using JavaScript

I know I can use {ItemId} to pass it to the URL like so: <UrlAction Url="~site/_layouts/ConvertItem/ConvertItem.aspx?ListId={ListId}&amp;ItemId={ItemId}&amp;ItemUrl={ItemUrl}"/> ...
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How to Upload File to Document Library using JavaScript Client Object Model?

I want to Upload File to a Document Library using JavaScript in SharePoint 2010. I found that you can copy file from One Document Library to Another but you can't upload File using JavaScript on this ...
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Share Point Client Object Model SAML token from STS

I am planning to use the share-point client object model to get the data(Lists etc) from share-point site ( Sharepoint site and mobile sites are hosted on two different machines/IIS servers). I do ...
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SP Tools help - Not returning results

I have downloaded SPTools from github, and have followed the directions of uploading the files to a Document Library. When I try to open the index.html file from the document library, I get prompted ...
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Get TaxonomySession TermStore TermSet Term from Sharepoint 2010 Server using Microsoft.Sharepoint.Client.Taxonomy.dll

I'm coding a c++/c# client-application to communicate with a Sharepoint 2010 site which uses Taxonomy I have downloaded and installed Microsoft.Sharepoint.Client.Taxonomy.dll from: ...
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Bind WPF DataGrid to ListItemCollection

I need to display the items from a list in WPF application. I have WPF DataGrid and I use managed client object model to retreive the list items. I would appreciate if someone can explain a way to ...
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VB CAML Query to select most recently created List Item where name = 'Blah'?

Can someone tell me how the VB CAML Query would go to select the most recently created List item where 'FullName' field = 'Joe Smooth'. Using Silverlight 5, SharePoint Client Object Model, VB.Net and ...
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Get current user from SP Client Object Model in Silverlight / VB

Using Silverlight 5, VB.Net and SharePoint Online. Tried this to read the current user's name into a textbox, but the textbox remains blank. Any ideas? Thanks. Imports Microsoft.SharePoint.Client ...
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How to Reconcile External Data and Multiple Values for a List Item?

I am currently developing a solution that requires me to integrate a SharePoint 2010 list (generic list type) with items from a SQL Server database. In addition to this hypothetical field being ...
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access a list in a subsite with Javascript

How can i access a list in a subsite? function Read () { var caml = "<View><ViewFields><FieldRef Name='Title'/><FieldRef ...
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Access a Sharepoint site from event handler

my problem is that I want to pop up a status bar in SP2010 after a File was uploaded via a single uploadform to a List. Found this in the net: ...
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Long running Silverlight app losing connectivity via Client Object Model after a while?

I have a Silverlight 5 app hosted in SharePoint Online, which asks the users 72 questions and right at the end writes their answers to some SharePoint lists. When I trialled it with 8 users, the ...