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SharePoint Client Object Model authentication issue

I am using SharePoint.Client to connect to a SharePoint website. The first time it works, but after that I get 401 : Unauthorized error. using (ClientContext context = new ...
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I want to get list of all site collection available on SharePoint Server 2013 using CSOM or REST API but not server object model

I am working on client application for which I don't want to use Server Object Model of SharePoint 2013. I am ready to go for anything other that SOM. I want to get a complete list of site ...
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Upload a Folder with Sub-folders and Files Recursively with Pure CSOM?

Can someone please, share a CSOM (C# only) recursive method for uploading a folder with subfolders and files to a SharePoint Online Library? I know about WebDav and FileExplorer, but it's not a ...
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Looking to retrieve user's groups in SharePoint

I am running SharePoint Foundation 2010. I have a claims based site setup to use a trusted token provider. I am passing it a set of claims that determine the user's group. They look similar to this: ...
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How to specify InternalName for a list field in Sharepoint Client Object model

I'm trying to add a field to my current list. This is what I've achieved so far: Field description = list.Fields.AddFieldAsXml( @"<Field Type='Note' Name='DataType' ...
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SP.ClientContext.Load suddenly throwing uncaught TypeError?

I am trying to start a workflow from JSOM. I just had it working fine, and then I had to change some of the other code in the JavaScript file that is unrelated to the client context or executing ...
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Access Items in DocumentSet using JSOM

I'm attempting to access items in a DocumentSet using SharePoint 13's JSOM. I am able to access the generic list properties but I do not see how to access ContentType specific properties on the client ...
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Custom Contenttype data being erased on document check in

I have a process that checks out a document, alters the document, saves a new file with the altered data, and then checks in the document updating the document content with the new file that was ...
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Uncaught TypeError: undefined is not a function

I access my web in javascript code in SharePoint 2013. I'm using Jquery and KnockOutJS for my other functions. So I have added following urls above my code. <script type="text/javascript" ...
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How to access a custom field of a list using REST

I'm trying to get information from a list in a custom SPField called "My Field" with the internal name "MyField" using this JavaScript code: $.ajax({ url: ...
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Refreshing a lookup field in modal edit form via client side javascript

I have a list (list "Project") that on edit of a item opens a modal dialog for editing (editProject.aspx) The Project item has a lookup field "Document links" which points to a custom sharepoint list ...
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Cannot query SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager from the App Web via REST

I'm testing REST results in the browser with mixed results. The following URL returns the expected result: ...
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Is it possible to change the visual style of a JSGrid row?

I am working on a SharePoint solution using the SharePoint JS Grid control to display data. What I'd like to do is to change the default style (mainly background color) of specific rows in the grid to ...
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SP 2010 CSOM Javascript: serverRelativeUrl fails

I have a custom html and javascript file housed within a document library of a subsite: http://teamsite/project/testing%20site/shared%20documents/test.html and ...
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c# sharepoint 2013 client object model list item attachment update Error: version conflict

my requirement is i need to update the list item values and if list item contains attachments i need to override with the attachments, delete unused attachments from list item. when i am trying to ...
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Set Task list EnableAssignToEmail in CSOM

I would like to set the EnableAssignToEmail bit on a task list via CSOM after a list is created dynamically. I have found a way to do this in Powershell and in code using SPList: Add-PSSnapin ...
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SP.js file not loaded in a simple JSOM example

I am creating a simple example that demonstrates client object model using javascript. I have ceated a simple JS file in Visual Studio and an aspx page using the SharePoint Designer. I have used ...
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Cannot contact site at the specified URL on try ClientContext.ExecuteQuery();

I try to get list from remote SharePoint server using CSOM in .NET Web Application, but ClientContext.ExecuteQuery() return exception Cannot contact site at the specified URL If I try to get ...
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Convert Person/User Group to String

I am retrieving a list that contains Persons and would like to convert them to String, and also be able to count how many users are per list. The Person is retrieved as an Object. How can I solve this ...
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2010: Custom List Template ID

I searched everywhere, but could not find a solution that worked for me. We've created a default document library, changed it a bit and saved it as a new document library template from the user ...
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Desktop application needs to support all versions of SharePoint and SPO

I am connecting to the different SharePoint environments using the CSOM. Whats the best way to deploy the available DLLs to support all SharePoint environments? Do I need to dynamically instantiate ...
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CSOM move the files one folder another folder

I have to all files from one folder another folder using CSOM and C# Thanks for your replay Huge Wood my code is below var targetSite = new Uri("https://hello.com//teams/Worldwide_Site"); ...
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Difference between GetFileByServerRelativeUrl and GetFolderBy… when moving file/folder

I've been trying to create a method that would move a file or a folder. To get the file that I want to move, I am using Web.GetFileByServerRelativeUrl and then on the returned file I invoke MoveTo ...
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Javascript object model says load succeeded, but object is empty?

I've got a pretty weird issue going on on a clients SharePoint 2013 environment. We're using some JSOM javascript code to retrieve details from a web. Here is a snippet of the code: function ...
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“The collection has not been initialized” when doing ListItemCollection.getEnumerator()

I have been having a problem with Javascript and Sharepoint 2013. I have a number of custom list rows that contain date and time values. I want to determine if there are any overlapping date spans. ...
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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 I can use SCOM to create a dashboard for SharePoint health monitoring?

I want to create a dashboard with the help of SCOM 2012 to monitor SharePoint multiple farm health. Can someone give me some ideas or suggestions or any reference how I can start and proceed further.
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How to create SharePoint list with custom template using Managed Client Object Model?

Creating lists in SharePoint using Managed Client Object Model is rather easy task. Here's how to create a list with SharePoint's custom list template: ListCreationInformation lci; List list; lci = ...
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Need a way to identify files which have no checked in version

I wrote a script that traverses a collection, it's document libraries and gets a list of all files. I'm trying to find all the documents which do not have a checked in version and require a user to go ...
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PowerShell and the client object model: “The collection has not been initialized”

I'm trying to grant a user permission to a SharePoint site using PowerShell and the client object model. The code I'm using is as follows: # Setup context $context=New-Object ...
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Exception calling “ExecuteQuery” with “0” argument(s): "The remote server returned an error: (400) Bad Request. CSOM SP13

I'm trying to add a page to my search centre in sharepoint 2013. Trying out cSOM too. Here is my code, I am getting a bug Exception calling "ExecuteQuery" with "0" argument(s): "The remote server ...
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External Data: Better to Import into SP Lists or Access Externally?

I have been tasked with creating a report in SharePoint to display data compiled from multiple external databases. From my experience thus far it seems that a Visual Web Part is the way to go to ...
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Save a SharePoint 2013 workflow as template using code behind

We have around 100 SharePoint 2013 workflows in our Farm. We need to save these workflows. It is tedious to manually open Sites in Designer and go to each workflow and store it as a template. Is there ...
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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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How to get list by url using client object model?

Is it possible to get list by url using ECMA script client model? For example something like this: context.get_web().get_lists().getByUrl("Lists/MyList"); UPD!: Please, refer to this correct ...
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Fetch value of people picker column using javascript - SP2010

I'm using a function to grab the id from the url of the record and fetching numerous field values successfully. It seems to work fine for all fields except for people pickers. When I display the ...
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How to open file in adobe reader using command line without checkout from Javascript?

I am working on print functionality. I am printing the PDF files (uploaded in SharePoint Library) using Adobe Reader command line from javascript. I am using ActiveX object to call the cmd. refer ...
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Is there a way to get the IDs back in response of newly created documents when uploading multiple silverlight control

I need to provide the ability to allow multiple documents at once while allow for a couple of parameters as meta. So is there a response body object that comes back from the server when using the OOB ...
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Get\Set values from SharePoint 2013 custom fields

How to Get\Set values from ListItem in SharePoint 2013 custom fields using CSOM and C#?
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How to get a client context for App in provider-hosted Apps?

I use a provider hosted Apps, so need to work with an App Web and Lists. Could anybody provide a code snippet to get ClientContext() of the App? Can I do something like this? Uri appWeb = new ...
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Get project custom fields (Project Server)

I am trying to access, in a project detail page, the project context via Javascript to retrieve the data of the custom fields. But my problem is that, when I try to access all the data it only shows ...
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executeQueryAsync don't behave as synchronously

I am creating different forms where I need same functions, so I created separate js file which I call on my each forms. In below code if alert currentUser from success method then I get the value but ...
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Difference between Publishing site and Team site while loading SP.JS

I would like to know what is the difference when loading SP.JS file in Publishing site and Team Site. SP.SOD.executeFunc('sp.runtime.js', 'SP.ClientContext', function () {}); ...
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Get webpart's Zone Id via CSOM

How to get Web Part Zone Id via CSOM? WebPart has property ZoneIndex but no ZoneId while WebPartDefinition has method MoveWebPartTo(string zoneID, int zoneIndex) but lacks methods to retrieve the ...
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Adding an existing app part using the client object model( finding the xml)

I've recently found this nice thread on adding an existing webpart using the csom: Add an existing WebPart Using the Sharepoint client object Model I've tried the same approach for an app part (so an ...
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Add user to group error - Code

I am getting an error when trying to add a user to group in JavaScript, here is my code below: user = web.ensureUser("domain\\natalie"); membersGroup = web.get_siteGroups().getByName("site ...
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Get GUID by term name - jsom

I need to pass term name as a parameter and return the GUID of that particular term. As an example if I pass My Term 1 it should return GUID of My Term 1. var termGuid=getTermByName('My Term 1'); ...
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Get Taxonomy Terms, GUIDs, Synonyms (Other Labels) into Array within a SharePoint Page (not App)

I am using the code below to get terms (Later I will push these into an array). This is based on this article: Working with Taxonomy and JavaScript in SharePoint 2013 It is pushing the term names, ...
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How can we programmatically add a hyperlink and text to a multi-line text field?

I have a SharePoint list which has a multi-line text field. Can we add a hyperlink and simple text along with it, inside that particular field using the client object model? If so can someone help me ...