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SP2013 Adding custom webpart(sandbox) to a page programmatically using CSOM

I'm trying to add a webpart(sandboxed) to a page programmatically using CSOM. I've created a simple windows forms application and tried the below, it gives me error A first chance exception of ...
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SharePoint Online: Change properties

I am retrieving a change log for SharePoint Online site, but I am particularly interested in the who performed the change and on what item. $changeQuery = New-Object ...
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Sharepoint2013 ctx and Js : Retrieve the value of a field from a list

I'm a totally beginner and totally stuck to a point in my Sharepoint project. What i would like to achieve: part 1 : retrieve the current user's Department's name part 2 : retrieve the department's ...
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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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Query “Standard View, with Expanded Recurring Events” doesn't show all items

For Calendar list, I have created a view with type of "Standard View, with Expanded Recurring Events". This view is used to show each instance of a recurring event. So if there is an event with let's ...
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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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how to call executeQueryAsync() to behave synchronously?

Items are saved in jumbled bcoz I am using executeQueryAsync().How to make executeQueryAsync() behave synchronously?
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Display Rating Stars

I have a page and I want to display the items' title of a list with the rating stars for each item beside it in that page. What should I do?
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Term ID by Term name JSOM

I need to do something like this. var termID=getTermIDByTermName('My term Name'); function getTermIDByTermName(name){ var ctx = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var taxonomySession = ...
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CSOM retrieve List Item doesn't show some Lookup Key Value pairs

I try to load a ListItemCollection from my SiteCollection using CSOM C#. Therefore I use the following List rr = web.Lists.GetByTitle("MyTitle"); context.Load(rr); FieldCollection fcol = rr.Fields; ...
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Sharepoint online 2013, Move term to another branch (parent)

In Sharepoint online we can move Term manually. I need that to be done programatically using JSOM. Does anyone have code for that? I checked ...
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reuseTerm JSOM usage

Anyone familiar with SP.Taxonomy.TermSetItem.reuseTerm(e, d) ? It's there in MSDN and I guess it is to copy a termset to another termset as a sub-term. Any idea?
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Export/Import SharePoint List Template without using Microsoft.SharePoint.dll (Is it possible?)

What I'm trying to do is build a migration tool that when moving from a development environment to production environment for example, any SharePoint List references will be packaged as List Templates ...
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Does audiences work with CSOM?

If we build an SharePoint app and need to show items based on audience targeting, can we use CSOM for that? Can't find any references to it in the CSOM SDK.
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Moving a term to another parent termset JSOM

Hi i need to Move My Term 3 term under My Term 1 (need to make My Term 3 as a child term of My Term 1) using JSOM. I tried many code snippt but i was really unable to do that. Anyone else has tried ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - jcom - How to add function and increment 1 to a specific field?

The following setup is working perfectly for fetching data from my custom list... var items; $(document).ready(function () { SP.SOD.executeFunc('sp.js', 'SP.ClientContext', CustomAction); }); ...
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SharePoint 2013 - JavaScript - List Data fetch failed

I'm using the following to read data from a custom list in SharePoint 2013: var items; $(document).ready(function () { ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(CustomAction, "sp.js"); }); function ...
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Add hyperlink to Sharepoint list item

I need to add a hyperlink to the Sharepoint (2013) list item in one of the columns or make the list item itself as a link. I don't know how to do this. Any help is appreciated!
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Fields validation with Javascript in custom WebPart - SharePoint Online -

I'm currently developing a SandBox WebPart for SharePoint Online (2013) which have two TextBoxes. I'm trying to add the following code for validate the Email and Subject TextBoxes once the Button ...
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Unable to get the list of all SP2010/SP2013 Work Flows (OOTB and SPD) which are associated with a List using CSOM

We came across an issue while pulling the workflow associations of lists, CSOM and Splist.WorkflowAssociations will not list the workflows created through SPD and attached to list. If anyone faced ...
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Enable like function from catalog page via javascript object model - improve this?

The business need is to create a 'channel' page that will display thumbs of videos like a gallery, and I need to enable people to 'like' that content from the gallery page. (Standard disclaimer: I'm ...
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Move terms to another termset/ termstore JSOM

Hi i need to create an app which gets two inputs 1.) Term name 2.) Parent name( term-set or term-store name) once i click on a button, that 1.) term should go under 2.)parent term-set If i put ...
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Can I [safely] change the code name/EntityPropertyName of objects?

We have several lists and columns that we've renamed overtime, and some of the lists/columns also contain spaces. This makes accessing these objects with the EntityProperytName through the CSOM quite ...
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Creating client side solutions

i hear people say they want to create client side solutions in visual studio, would that be applicable in the case of visual web part? if i create a visual web part and only write javascript code in ...
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CSOM - setting the custom list name, when attempting to receive list data

With the following code, how do I know what list I am retrieving data from? var siteUrl = '/sites/MySiteCollection'; function retrieveListItems() { var clientContext = new ...
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AverageRating is null in JSOM

I am trying to get the rating field from a SharePoint pages library in JavaScript, after using the get_item('AverageRating') it's returning null. My function looks like the following: var ...
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SP.SOD.loadMultiple Issue

I am trying to load the project context in order to access some data. I am using the SP.SOD.loadMultiple function as follows: SP.SOD.loadMultiple(['sp.core.js', 'sp.runtime.js', 'sp.js', 'ps.js'], ...
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How to get termstore GUID by giving its name

I've a term-set called My Term Set, I need to get the Unique Identifier by passing its name. How can i do that? This is the code i have tried so far but it gives undefined Please help me thanks a ...
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Change selected items order and merge using Javascript

I am now able to get the selected list items and merge its contents. Is there a way to reorder the selected items before merge? Or is there a way to get the items in the order in which they are ...
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Deleting file versions except the latest version either using JSOM or SPServices

I want to write script that gets all versions of documents in site and deletes all of them except latest version either using CSOM or SPServices. I have found some information on net but could not ...
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PeoplePicker using JSOM

Hi is there anyway to manipulate PeoplePicker using JSOM. How tho get or set value of PeoplePicker using JavaScript
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How to update Created By Author field in list SharePoint 2013 JavaScript Client Object Model

Just wanting to know how to update a user field, like CreatedBy or Author based on a users name e.g. steven.martin? I seem to have it working fine, from a user id, but not from a user name. get user ...
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Site url exceeds maximum length of 256

I'm trying to create a team site and get the following error message Site url https://myurl/sites/mylongsitename exceeds maximum length of 256. The url itself is under the 256 limit, I've also ...
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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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Sharepoint List Item field returning null using JSOM

Im fetching a field with multiple lines of text using JSOM and it returns null. All other fields return the correct value but attempting to get this results in null. Is there a special way of ...
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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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SharePoint 2013: JavaSript Object Model - Inserting 'Reusable Content' programmatically not working

Goal: I am trying to click a button on a page that sets the 'PublishingPageContent' field on another page with data from a 'Reusable Content' list item. Problem: Whenever I go to the updated page ...
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Is it possible to write a CAML query that will update or insert an entry based on its existence?

I'm working with Sharepoint using CSOM and Javascript. I need to cache usage statistics in a List with one entry per user, updating values in a user's list entry when they interact with the site in a ...
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this.get_context is not a function when call getMyProperties

When I call the code below: script type="text/javascript" src="/_layouts/15/SP.js" /script script type="text/javascript" src="/_layouts/15/SP.UserProfiles.js" /script script type="text/javascript" ...
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SharePoint 2013: JavaScript Object Model - Caml Query where list item is selected

How could I use a caml query to only get the list items that are selected using the JavaScript Object Model? <Where> <Eq> <FieldRef Name= ??? /> <Value ...
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Get the title of the item in detailed view (JavaScript)

When I click on an item in a list I get to the detailed view. There I need the title of this item. I could find it in the title of the page (when you look on the tab of your browser) but I think it's ...
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Equivalent of SPRelativeDateTime.GetRelativeDateString in CSOM sharepoint 2013

What is the equvalent API for SPRelativeDateTime.GetRelativeDateString in sharepoint 2013 Client object model using (SPSite site = new SPSite("http://your.site")) { using (SPWeb web = ...
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Creating fields InternalName or StaticName

I'm looking to copy fields and views from one site to another. I get the message that column does not exist and believe its down to when they are created. I'm using the below to create a field ...
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Project Server Get project field value using Javascript

I've been using javascript to access to libraries in a site, but now I want to get the value of a custom field in a project. I've been looking to do this but I've found nothing, clientcontext does ...
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SharePoint 2013: JavaScript Object Model - Create an enterprise wiki page

I have spent a couple of days trying to fix this problem. Goal: - Click a button on an existing page that creates an enterprise wiki page in the pages library and adopts the default custom layout. ...
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Enable item scheduling on a publishing library via SharePoint .NET client API

Does anybody know how to enable item scheduling on a publishing library via code (.NET Client API)? This can be done via the Settings UI for the library in Manage Item Scheduling. However, I can't ...
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Why a pair of FieldRef must be specified for a Join?

I'm writing a small js library to abstract away the annoyance and complexity of creating a CAML query. In that regard, can you explain the significance of both FieldRef elements within a Join, when ...
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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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SP2013: JavaScript Object Model - Setting the value of a list field

How do I set the value of a field in a list using the JavaScript object model? I am trying to click a button on an existing page that automatically creates a new wikipage (which I have done) and ...
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How can I increase the allowed execution time for a CSOM Client Context?

I am running SharePoint 2013 and have a Windows app that creates SharePoint sites with CSOM. I have used Powershell to adjust the ClientCallableSettings, lengthening the ExecutionTimeout to 3 ...