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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 ...
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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/exception events for a SharePoint calendar event recurring instance and I want to convert the RecurrenceData field value which is an xml string to a readable form like "Every ...
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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: ...