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set multiselect lookup column using jquery

I have a Multi select Look up column which as you all know is a control with two list boxes and "Add or Remove" Buttons. The user populates the right-hand side of the control with some values by ...
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Multi select Lookup column returns null in javascript client object mode;

I am trying to retrieve the selected values of multi select lookup column and store them in array and then set the lookup column with the same selected values after drop down value changes but always ...
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How To Get Site Title From URL in other web app

I have a situation where I need to retrieve the site title for a site in another web application using client side scripting. Client site JQuery SOAP calls to the "Webs" web service returns the ...
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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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anchor tag in SharePoint master page

Hi can someone help me in putting up a anchor tag in SherePoint custom publishing master page. Actually I want to open a site page on click on this anchor tag, this site page will be in the top level ...
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SPService GetListItems with CAML : can't get example to work

enter code hereI am using an example I found on codeplex of SPServices with CamlQuery to try to get list item values with where clause on the ID. For whatever reason this doesn't seem to work for me; ...
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To check edit permission on a specific list using ecma script client object model

Users will have read permission at web level but in some scenario few users can have edit permission on just one list under the web (role is broken for the list and explicit permission is given on the ...
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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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Specify item fields to Load using Sharepoint 2010 Client OM

How can I dynamically generate/specify a list of item fields I want to load when querying a list using the Client OM? This is possible to do using the tag on the CAML query, but this loads additional ...
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jQuery & SP2010 : Upload document to library using jQuery?

I built a custom form that saves the data to multiple lists with on click; it works pretty well for its intended use (keeping the data related). Thing is I am totally new at jQuery and SPServices, but ...
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Get the content of a content webpart with the client object model

Is it possible to get the content of a content webpart by using the client object model of SharePoint? The usage scenario: I want to copy a site page (with content in content editor webparts) from ...
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How to get SpWebApplication level property bag using ClientContext?

is it possible to get SPWebApplication level property bag using JavaScript ClientContext? Code example will be appreciated. Fine Regards
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How to get SPSite aka SPWeb property bags using ClientContext? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Grab a specific property bag using ECMA script I would appreciate if some paste a sample code to get the property bags values using ClientContext?
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SPServices: trying to learn how to use this and jquery, help with example

So I am trying to learn these both as I read nuthin but great things all over the place about them. So this is what I have from example on codeplex: <script type="text/javascript" ...
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Exists / Count in client object model

What's a good way to perform an Exists or Count on the client object model classes? I have list with views. I want to check if a view already exists before creating it. Tried a couple of things, but ...
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What is the difference in GetCurrentCtx() and SP.ClientContext.get_current()?

Is there some reference to this subject? Both methods return completely different objects.
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Accessing template properties for a collection of sub webs using the ECMA Client OM

I am doing a Sharepoint project where I am displaying all subsites in a list on the home screen. I have set them up in a Microsoft Metro/Tiles design, so that each subsite represent one tile. I am ...
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Work around for calendar LVWP recurrence?

Is there any type of work around for recurrence issue for calendars? Everything I seem to find online about the topic leads me to believe that there isn't but its worth asking the experts! :) I am ...
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Can I query a DVWP with javascript?

Is it possible to query results in a data view web part with javascript? If so, how do you reference the DVWP in the syntax?
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Javascript How can I return a value for document.write in CEWP with javascript

I am new to this, and I am just trying to understand how to use some of the javascript I have learned in different ways. This may be a question of context, but an examples or explanation is always ...
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Given a URL, can I find if the site exists using the client object model?

I am looking for a "cheap" option to find out if a site exists, given a URL. I have no control over the server environment, so I am not able to add web services or code to it. Is there a way to find ...
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JavaScript with CEWP using ClientContext, do I need to add src to tag?

I am new to SP Dev and I am trying to add some CEWPs that reference javascript I have placed in text files and uploaded to a document library. For bland functions it seems to work fine, however for ...
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Client Object Model gives 401 when impersonating logged in user - MVC App

I have an ASP.NET MVC app that connects to SharePoint 2010 via the Client OM. When I run ExecuteQuery(), I get a HTTP 401 error from SharePoint. I have the MVC app set to impersonate the logged in ...
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How to get server datetime without postback using JSOM or services

My application page may be long time without reloading, and user changed system date and time. And I need to know datetime from server, not from client.
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List Item file attachment using ECMAScript Object Model

How to simply upload & attach file to listItem using Javascript? And how to get/download attachments.
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Is it possible to use https with Client Object Model in Silverlight

I found here this QA: Connect client object model to https url which mentions this article how to do it in full .NET client object model. That would be great if the class ServicePointManager (MSDN) ...
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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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client object model and jquery not loading — sort of

I'm getting some data from a list via the client object model. After I get the list data, and the page loads, I want to use a little jquery to add a hover effect. Easy enough, right? Well ...
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Grab a specific property bag using ECMA script

I am trying to grab a key/value pair from a specific property bag but can't find any documentation or example code on how to grab a property bag. Currently I can only seem to grab allProperties. Here ...
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Implementing a better user experience for interacting with a document library

We are about to start a project to implement an enterprise collaboration platform on top of SharePoint 2010 It's basically the notion of workspaces where users can exchange files. However, given the ...
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How do I fill a webpart with list values I have retrieved with ECMAJS SP2010

New to SP dev, but recently learned how to retrieve data from lists using ECMA with CAML. Added a CEWP, wrote the script to retrieve the data and it is working fine, multiple field filters, etc. ...
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How to access a Web application/Farm level property bag via jQuery/Javascript/ClientContext

It it possible to access the Web application/Farm level property bag using jQuery/Javscript/ClientContext? If not, then what are the possible alternatives to access Web Application Farm level property ...
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Get Sharepoint data synchronously with JavaScript

I was wondering is there some way to get list items form SharePoint with JS synchronously. All methods I've found required to specify a callback method. As I am building a custom JS validation for ...
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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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How to Client Side connect to Sharepoint 2010 with claim based auth

I had to create an application which connects to Sharepoint. The interested Sharepoint Application is set to work ONLY with claim based Authentication, so I cannot use the classic: NetworkCredential ...
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Javascript call to NewItem2 error “TypeError: Cannot read property 'tagName' of undefined”

Overview I have a CustomAction for a button on the ribbon that calls a command in a javascript file. The command fails in the inplview.debug.js file on the following lines (1745 - 1748) in the ...
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Does Managed Client object model work for Cross Domain?

I want to know whether managed client object model works in cross domain cases. For example I have a console application in Domain A, can I use managed client object model in the console application ...
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Change order of user profile property

Hi i want to change the order of user profile property in a subtype i found out this link SharePoint 2010 - Change order of User Profile properties which is changing only in default sub type but its ...
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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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HTML from Rich Text Field as Plain Text

First off I want to be clear I am using the Silverlight Client Side Object Model in solution. So I cannot use objects/properties from the server object model. What I am trying to do is get the plain ...
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How to correctly get a JavaScript SP.Web object's ID and URL before loading

I was working on a project where I needed to get the current web's ID or URL (sometype of unique identifier) in javascript without making an service call (executeQueryAsync). I didn't seem to be able ...
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How to get Item from ListItem with Client Object model

I'm trying to printOut some items from a ListItem. But when run the code I get following exception: "Invalid usage of query execution. The query should be executed by using ExecuteQuery method on ...
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AddLookup using the client object model?

Trying (desperately) to find the Microsoft.Sharepoint.Client equivalent of SPList.Fields.Addlookup My code: ClientContext ctx = new ClientContext("http://sharepoint/"); Web website = ctx.Web; ...
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Upload limit and Exception when uploading files via Client Object Model

We have an windows application that uploads files to SharePoint 2010 via client object model. We have raised the upload limit as in the following article: ...
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where clause is ignored when query list

I have a CAML query which returns lists by a lookup field. here is the query <Query> <Where> <Eq> <FieldRef ...
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Uploading a Word Document to Sharepoint using SaveBinaryDirect() resulting in corrupted document

I am uploading a document to sharepoint site using client object model. using (FileStream fs = new FileStream(@"C:\temp\UlDoc.docx", FileMode.Open)) { File.SaveBinaryDirect(_cc, ...
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Disable windows auth, but access a resource in the site collection

I have a sitecol with anonymous access. I have a console code that uses client-object-model to query from a particular list in that site collection. This was working fine. But recently I had to ...
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Selecting single user from User Information List

I've got a problem with not being able to select a single list item from the User Information List, I have used U2U CAMLbuilder to build a query that extracts an entry with the ID = 1 When run in the ...
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Getting ECMAScript Client OM Intellisense to work in ASCX/JS

I can't for the life of me get intellisense working for the Client OM. It seems to work on another box I have tried so I'm wondering if I have found some kind of bug/configuration issue. I have tried ...
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Client Side vs Server Side Querying: When to use each?

Relatively new to developing for Sharepoint, but building a website with a lot of functionality. The frontpage alone is making 5 queries to separate lists and has numerous javascript libraries ...