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

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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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How do get selected item of list?

I have a webpart .I add a listviewbyquary in createchildcontrols and a hyperlink in visualwebpart. i use this http://graegert.com/featured/using-the-editorpart-to-create-a-custom-listview-web-part ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Dynamically registering JavaScript from within a sandbox web part

I am mid-way through development of a corporate intranet that will be hosted in SharePoint Online. For this reason, we are restricted to using sandbox solutions. One of the last "gotchas" that I need ...
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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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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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How to get SP.Folder for SP.ListItem in SharePoint 2010 JavaScript Client Object Model?

I have a custom button on ribbon for document library and need to disable it if current SPListItem is an empty folder. To disable button I use EnabledScript attribute of CommandUIHandler. I can get ...
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Add value to Choice field through ClientContext API

I'd like to add and select values to a choice field in a document library. Something obviously more tricky than I remembered. I'm doing something like this but it doesn't work. The value gets added ...
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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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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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Is there any way to access a managed meta data service using only javascript in SharePoint 2010?

I am creating custom forms in a SharePoint site. The only thing is most of our Lists contain managed metadata fields. I have been successful in adding new items to Lists having only standard fields ...
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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 ...
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js/jquery doesn't work on site's upload.aspx?

is that right? If I go to a library in the designer, i can see upload.aspx there. Can't create a new one (and i guess that is because there is really only one per site, or collection?). Anyway, I can ...
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Get the parent of a List Item

Given the following information; string webUrl, Guid listId, int itemIdInList I'm trying to retrieve the parent of this item, whether that is a List or another ListItem (i.e. a folder). Can anyone ...
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calling click event on dynamic controls

What I have is fairly standard code for using JavaScript with SharePoint 2013. Inside the sharePointReady function, I have a few dynamic controls that are added to the page. The problem is that when ...
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Why Isn't the Client Object Model as Vulnerable as I Think?

I can use any sort of console in Firebug, Developer Tools, etc. to access any Javascript included in a page and make calls to Javascript functions without a problem. If, on a SharePoint page, I use ...
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How to Get Server Time in Silverlight

How do you get the server DateTime in Silverlight in SharePoint 2010?
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COM: javascript/jquery method for creating a xml data file from SharePoint list data (multiple)

Does anyone know how I can pull off creating an xml data file from data in multiple lists using SPServices/Javascript/jQuery? I can certainly bring all the data I need out to a page and load into DOM ...
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Is there a method to lock a SharePoint library as read only while client app is processing?

I'm currently writing C# code to automate doing a set of actions on a number of Excel files in a document library/folder tree. The actions include check out, running macros inside the Excel file, ...
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Client Object Model - change the 'Editor' of a directory (SPS2010)

I'm trying to rename a folder in a Sharepoint document store through a web application. Changing the folder name works fine, but the name of the editor became the service user running the web ...
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ListItem Update from Client Object Model Not Triggering OnWorkflowItemChanged Activity

I am experiencing difficulty creating a file in a document library using the client object model. My custom Visual Studio 2010 workflow is not detecting the updates I am making to the file's list item ...
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The property or field has not been initialized. It has not been requested or the request has not been executed

I am getting this error and from what I understand this is when you try and access columns from the list item. I have tried various things including the line below: clientContext.Load(items, eachItem ...
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How to read URL/Description from a Hyperlink field using CSOM

Using CSOM (JavaScript) how do you get the URL and description fields from a Hyperlink field?
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problem with loading client object model

I am using JavaScript Client object model to get rootWeb and check permissions of current user. So I have used ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded in my MasterPage to wait for sp.js. The problem is when I ...
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Batch update with javascript client object model?

Anybody know how to do batch list updates with the javascript client object model in Sharepoint 2010? I'm putting the list into an array right now and then a kendo grid is reading it. I can update ...
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Access Object By a Single URL with the Client Object Model

Does the SharePoint Client Object Model have any method to access an object (List, Document, etc.) with just a single URL and valid credentials? Essentially, I want to access an object ...
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Which one is strongly typed the SharePoint Client Object Model or REST

I was researching about the SharePoint Client Object Model and REST but I am confused which one is strongly typed.
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Delete item from Client Object Model

I'm trying to delete an Item from a list using the following code: using System; using Microsoft.SharePoint.Client; using SP = Microsoft.SharePoint.Client; namespace ...
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Getting list length from caml query

I am currently trying to determine the length of a list that is located on my SharePoint site. I am using a Caml query to retrieve the items in my list, but I can not figure out how to get the length ...
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How to get all items in a View using Client Object Model (JavaScript)

To get all the items in a List you use // Setup context & load web context = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); web = context.get_web(); context.load(web); // Load task list this.List = ...