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

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Add List Item with managed metadata field through JSOM

I have a simple scenario, where I've a list with some custom content types. Among other fields, i have a managed metadata field. I want to add a new item in the list through JSOM and this is where I ...
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no sorting with JavaScript Client Object Model?

I have the following JSOM code: var query = "<View><Query><Where><Eq><FieldRef Name='Category'/><Value ...
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Get a value included from a lookup column using the JavaScript Client Object Model

Related: How to retrieve a ListItem using the Javascript Client Object Model? In my previous question I was able to successfully retrieve a basic value from a list item. My problem is that I am now ...
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Adding description to sharepoint link URL using the C# CSOM

I'm currently adding the URL except the description is an ugly link. I would like to add the description to the URL in a links list on sharepoint online. My current code to add a new item from an ...
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Get current web url in a SPRibbon Custom Action Command

I've a SPRibbon custom action with the purpose of open an custom app page in a modal dialog, but I'm getting troubles for getting the current web URL, as well, set a reference for a .js with the right ...
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REST Adding New List Item

I am currently using office 365 and lots of REST queries to display data. However I am now creating my own forms using bootstrap and JQuery. However, how do I use REST to add the data to the list. ...
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Which web part properties can / cannot be edited using CSOM?

For a Content Editor Web Part for example it seems we can update Width but not Content: webPart.Properties["Width"] = "100px"; webPartDefinition.SaveWebPartChanges(); clientContext.ExecuteQuery(); // ...
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Javascript : How to handle version conflict errors when using javascript COM?

so I use quite a bit of the javascript client object model for CRUD operations to lists from custom pages (inputs) and I have found that I get version conflict errors on saves from time to time....its ...
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Get Parent term set id using JSOM

I want to get parent term set id in SharePoint online using term_parent.get_id(); in below code.I am getting all terms but unable to get parent term id.It is giving me error as Uncaught Error: ...
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Creating variation labels using CSOM in sharepoint 2013

Can anyone tell me how to create variation labels using CSOM?
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How to find the current folder through JS COM?

Is there a way to get a reference to the current folder through the JS COM? It doesn't seem as though it can be done with SP.ListOperation. And by current folder, I mean the folder the user is ...
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View custom field property value using JavaScript

I'm using SharePoint 2010. Need to retrieve the Custom field property values using a JavaScript. [Trying to do this during item click in the SharePoint list item view. I call the JavaScript on the ...
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Getting 'ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded' undefined error in aspx page

I created a test custom .aspx page in sharepoint 2010 and I want to get client object model (javascript) working on it, without loading the master page. However when I load the page, I get this ...
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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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How to access the documents in using javascript in SharePoint 2013 Preview?

I try to get familiar with with the Javascript API of SharePoint 2013 (Preview). Therefore I started a SharePoint-hosted app using VS2012. The default app works just great after deploying to my local ...
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SP.UI.ModalDialog.RefreshPage from the dialog itself?

I have customized the display form on one of my list. On a webpart page, I have drop a view to this list. When I click on the title of my item, the custom disp form is shown as expected in a modal ...
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Get User via JavaScript Client Object Model

Is there a way to get user information via the JavaScript Client OM? Something similar to the clientContext.Web.EnsureUser(userName) method. I am aware that there is the SPService JQuery library, but ...
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People Picker control for Silverlight, or alternatives?

This is probably a longshot, but does anyone know of a way to resolve a name entered in a Silverlight textbox to a SharePoint User object in Silverlight, using the client object model? Ideally, I'd ...
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How to read terms under a particular termset

I have a termstore like below (sample one) i need to write a JSOM code to get sub terms under a particular term set As an example once i put My term set's uniquie ID i should reterive My term1,2,3 ...
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Creating a view CSOM Powershell

How can I create a view in Powershell using CSOM This works in server side I am unsure how to do it in CSOM $viewQuery = '<Where><Eq><FieldRef Name="IsActive" ...
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Create list from custom template using csom, c#

I would like to create a list based on a template (.stp uploaded to the list template gallery), it almost works with this code: ClientContext context = new ClientContext("<Your Site URL>"); ...
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using CSOM to retrieve fields in a list in a view

I am trying to use the CSOM to retrieve all the displayed fields in a particular view. I require to know the field type and field internal name. I can not do: var list = ...
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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 to find relative URL of a document library using CSOM

To upload a file using File.SaveBinaryDirect you have to know the server relative URL of the document library you're working with. Example from MSDN :- ClientContext clientContext = new ...
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JavaScript SP.CamlQuery() return DateTime fields with offset (in my case +11 hours)

JavaScript SP.CamlQuery() return DateTime fields with offset (in my case +11 hours). In standart Display/Edit forms and views display correct DateTime. How to get correct DateTime via SP.CamlQuery()? ...
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SharePoint Client Object Model Assembly Distribution

I would like to know if it is illegal (against MS licensing agreement) to: Copy the Microsoft.SharePoint.Client and Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Runtime assemblies from a SPF 2010 server to TFS ...
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PublishingWeb.GetPublishingWeb is not working in SharePoint 2013, CSOM

var pWeb = PublishingWeb.GetPublishingWeb(context, context.Web); context.Load(pWeb); if (pWeb != null) { <This condition is true for Team and Publishing Site ...
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How to get web part id

This is a follow up question to the one i asked earlier : Reading web part properties using javascript object model In my earlier question I had been able to access the properties using jsom but i am ...
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Getting SharePoint feature properties programatically using CSOM in SharePoint Online

I am working on "Getting properties of SharePoint Feature using CSOM in SharePoint Online". Following is the code which I wrote : try { Password password = new Password(); ...
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Is it possible to refer to a field hidden in current view from JSLink attached to current view?

I have the following JavaScript code attached to List's JSLink property: (function () { var coloringFieldContext = {}; coloringFieldContext.Templates = {}; ...
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SP2010: Client object model: add new wikipage to document library

Is it possible to create a new wiki page using the client object model and give it some content ("<h1>Welcome to the SharePoint!</h1>")? I'm using VB.Net
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SharePoint 2013 getting all webs in a given site collection including root web using JSOM

Using JSOM I am trying to get the collection of all the webs(sub-sites) including the root web of a given site collection and display there title. Below is the code snippet. But it throws error ...
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How to get value of custom lookup field.?

I have code here, clientContext.load(collListItem, 'Include(Id, Fruits)'); clientContext.executeQueryAsync( Function.createDelegate(this, this.onQuerySucceeded), ...
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How to get the managed metadata column value in a list client object model

I am trying to get values from a list for different columns like Title ,ID ,Region Where Region is a metadata column . I am able to get all the values except metadata column values . Pleas tell me ...
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Create external users using CSOM

Does anyone know if it's possible to invite external users with the client object model or is this only possible in the UI?
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How to write a caml query that filters by .pdf or folders?

How can I write a CAML query (for javascript ecma) that filters by only pdf documents or folders in sharepoint 2010? (this is for document libraries) Thanks.
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jquery and javascript : can i get the last ID from document library?

Is there a way to get the last ID from a Document Library with javascript/jquery?
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CSOM Query on Hidden User Information List returning nothing

I'm trying to retrieve a user's profile picture from the hidden User Information List within Silverlight. I can't use the UserProfileService.asmx because I don't have the login name nor the GUID of ...
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JSOM function undefined in SharePoint - Display list view items

I am using the following code to get the available items from a list view. <script type="text/javascript" src="http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.7.1/jquery.min.js"></script> ...
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In SharePoint JSOM, how to get a column in the list by name?

The following code will get the list of all the fields in the SharePoint List, however what I m interest in is if a particular field exists or not. function ...
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Get List Item details from the changelog in PowerShell

I am trying to manage a changelog in a Sharepoint Online custom task list with Powershell and CSOM. I can get changes in a list from the below code and retrieve details like Update type and Update ...
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Error starting a workflow on host web from within a SharePoint-hosted app

I am trying to start a workflow on the host web from within a web part in an app. Here is my code: var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var hostWebUrl = hostUrl; var ...
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Identifying duplicate items in a large list (>250000 items)

I have a list with ~250,000 items in it and I know that I've a lot of duplicates which I need to identify then clear out. I don't want to write Server Side code so looking for a imaginative solution. ...
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How to call C# (in a .WSP web part) from Javascript (in a Content Editor web part)

I have Javascript (Client Object Model) running in a Content Editor web part that controls other web parts on the page. The JS COM is limited in what it can do, so I want to be able to call managed ...
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How to verify in Javascript Object Model if a List Exists

How can I verify if the list I'm trying to retrieve in Javascript really exists? My code is: function Search() { var context = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); this.site = context.get_site(); ...
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How to get List Name from JS Object Model - List Name from URL problem

I'm trying to connect Ribbon to Pages.. This works, javascript get what I need and pass as parameter to my page.. I pass the URL and the SelectedItemsID.. I'm facing a problem: If I had a List ...
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Full control user Getting error in recyclebinitemcollection: “Access Denied” in sharepoint 2010 client object model

List spRecycleCollection = new List(); Site collSite = _ctx.Site; RecycleBinItemCollection collRBI = collSite.RecycleBin; ...
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How to access user profile with object model

I need to fetch some properties. How can I access User Profile with Client Object Model? Any code example will be helpful.
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js library for REST and JSOM SharePoint basic tasks

I am just sick of writing again and again the same piece of code to use jsom Async requests, especially when it's for a SP-hosted app which envokes spexecutor. I am sure each developer has his own ...
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Deploying and Installing Sharepoint apps into App catalog using CSOM

Can anyone suggest me on how to use SP.AppCatalog() in JSOM or CSOM and get the all apps in AppCatalog, Not AppInstances..