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

learn more… | top users | synonyms

3
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
438 views

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); listItem["...
4
votes
1answer
1k views

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), ...
2
votes
1answer
4k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
724 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
272 views

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.
1
vote
0answers
106 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
110 views

Copy folder from Source-Library and paste it to Target-Library?

I need to copy a folder from a SharePoint 2010 library and paste this folder into another library e.g. the folder: "myTestFolder" from mysharepoint/sourcelibrary to mysharepoint/targetlibrary ...
1
vote
1answer
3k views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
5k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
304 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

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 [...
1
vote
0answers
175 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
884 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
3k views

Getting selected items from a SharePoint:ListViewByQuery webpart, embedded in a Visual Webpart

I am having trouble getting the selected items from a ListViewByQuery webpart, using the Client Object Model (JavaScript). Code (server-side) <SharePoint:ListViewByQuery runat="server" ID="...
1
vote
1answer
241 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
9k views

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. ...
2
votes
1answer
754 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
126 views

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 ...
0
votes
3answers
2k views

how to check CamlQuery results

.I am running below query against a sharepoint list. How to check the results of below Camlquery? cPop is set with value 'AboutUs'. Result is always zero records although list has valid matching ...
6
votes
5answers
2k views

When I execute a CAML query, how do I know what ListItem details I can include?

I was querying a SharePoint library, trying to retrieve some file attributes. Apparently some things like FileType and Date are not supported, even though those fields are listed as a built in field. ...
0
votes
2answers
1k views

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 <View&...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
6
votes
2answers
8k views

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'; ...
7
votes
4answers
10k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
256 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
105 views

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 ...
0
votes
3answers
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
617 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

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 ...
4
votes
3answers
1k views

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 ...
3
votes
3answers
18k views

How to access list in SharePoint Hosted App?

I want to create an Sharepoint hosted app but how to access list in these App ??
0
votes
1answer
4k views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
45 views

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 client-...
2
votes
1answer
8k views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
9k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
678 views

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: ...
2
votes
0answers
771 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
74 views

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 ...
5
votes
1answer
6k views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

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 "sp....
3
votes
1answer
2k views

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!
4
votes
1answer
3k views

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 ...
5
votes
3answers
3k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

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}"/> ...
4
votes
2answers
2k views

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 ...
5
votes
3answers
6k views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
47 views

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 ...