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

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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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JS ClientContext return undefine when deleteObject

I'm trying to delete a list item from a SharePoint library via JavaScript with ClientContext. Unfortunately I don't have access to the ID of the item that's why I use the Title and I can not delete ...
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Access SharePoint online using client object model- Forbidden error

I tried to Create a new list item using client object model. I have created an asp.net application to do the task. It works if I pass the URL of SharePoint server which is installed in my machine. But ...
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how to change programatically a date in a form library item?

I'm trying to change a date field in a form included in a form library (from a .net desktop app with sharepoint client runtime) but when I change it and open the form it crashes and says that is an ...
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Add file with comment sharepoint client object model

I use following code to add file to SharePoint library using client object model. Web web = context.Web; FileCreationInformation newFile = new FileCreationInformation(); ...
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Opening and closing AssetPortalBrowser.aspx in SharePoint modal popup

I am trying to open the "OOB" AssetPortalBrowser.aspx from a page within a SharePoint native modal popup. My aim is to get the selected filename back to the script. So far I was able to open the ...
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What are the advantages of using SP Services?

What advantages would I gain by using the SP Services library in SharePoint releases 2010 and later? The 2013 (and even the 2010) JavaScript Object Model and REST API seem to cover a significant ...
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How do I set a SharePoint Document Library path to the Setting page in a C# Windows Application?

I have a Windows Application for scanning the document and store that document to a SharePoint document library. When I'm finished scanning, I want to select the SharePoint document library path in ...
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Copy files/folders between site collection and retaining metadata

I'm using SharePoint 2013 I need to copy files/folders/sub folders from one site collection to different site collection(basically archiving them). I need to do this remotely by using CSOM/JSOM. ...
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Add item to list using button

I try to create button that will be add item to the list. Unfortunately I do somethings wrong. My programming skill's are at beginner level. I have list "List" with only one field Title (for test) - ...
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Does ExecuteQuery have a cache/timeout/etc?

I wasn't sure how to phrase the title, forgive me. I'm running into an issue with the CSOM (SharePoint 2010, but likely in 2013 as well), where my initial ExecuteQuery() statement takes upwards of 20 ...
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Get the template File from an Infopath Library via Webservice

I am trying to create a new Document in an Infopath library in a SharePoint 2010 Server. It worked quite well when trying to do the job via WebPart (server side). var mySpSite = ...
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Looping retrieved Items throws an InvalidCastException

I have some very simple code using the client object model to retrieve a list and all items from that list from a SharePoint 2013 Online site. When the ExecuteQuery() fires, I use Fiddler to view the ...
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change NavigateForFormsPages value to true using CSOM

I'm searching for a way to change NavigateForFormsPages property using CSOM but no luck till now. Anyone has idea to do it using CSOM
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executeQueryAsync fail on Chrome

I am using SP.ClientContext (JS library) to update some item's fields. It is working fine on IE but on Chrome I get this error (displayed as alert): Request Failed, status code 0 text '' The ...
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Missing DLL msoidclil in Azure Web Site

I have an application that accesses and updates SP document libraries. Using SP 2013 COM, it works fine locally. When the code is deployed to and executed in an Azure web site, a file not found ...
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CAML query returns all items instead of one

I am querying a list to return only items matching a certain title, but the query returns all items. It seems I built or execute the query the wrong way: /* SP is an alias for ...
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What is the purpose of Microsoft.SharePoint.Runtime.dll in CSOM?

I know we need to use Microsoft.SharePoint.Client and Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Runtime dll's reference in .NET managed CSOM application development. But can someone help me understand why we have ...
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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");
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Delete File History With Client Object Model (Sharepoint Foundation 2010)

I'm using the Client Object Model to interface my application to SharePoint 2010 Foundation. This application generates some versions of the same file... it's possible to see all the versions in the ...
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JavaScript Client object model, rename folder

I am trying to rename a folder inside a Document library. Right now I get my item and everything is good but when I try to rename it using set_item('title', 'NewFolderName') it crashes and unwinds the ...
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Sharepoint- Client Object Model - Javascript - How to check if a particular file with same name exists in a document library folder

I am using javascript sharepoint 2013. I want to know how to check if a file exists in a folder, before i upload. Here's my code // Folder Name - folder into which I need to upload var ...
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Sharepoint 2010 javascript client object model - downloading items and item attachments?

Is there a way, so that you can download the items from a list and all its item attachment files in one context call? Currently I am downloading all the items, then looping through each item, and ...
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Sync desktop folder with document library folder

I am working on a client side application. Is there any way to sync a document library folder with a desktop folder with the following requirements? all files in the folder should be synced with ...
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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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Newly added files to document library client object model

I am developing an application which is will be deployed in the client machine. Client will be downloading the applications from SharePoint to local machine to a fixed folder(folder wont get ...
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Get the field “Created”

I have a list "Consult", and I want get the field "Created" this is my code: function consultWorkOrder() { try { var customlist ; var clientContext = new ...
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How can I get a listing of all sites in my site collection using Client Object Model?

As the Site Collection Administrator, I don't have access to the servers to write server side code to get a listing of all sites in my site collection. I can write sandbox solutions in SP2010 to get a ...
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Load page error when I use ScriptLink in the page head

Here is the beginning of my custom SharePoint Application Page: <%@ Assembly Name="$SharePoint.Project.AssemblyFullName$" %> <%@ Assembly Name="Microsoft.Web.CommandUI, Version=14.0.0.0, ...
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Field or Property 'Url' does not exist

Can someone help me understand why I am unable to get the "Url" property from this example? I get the error "Field or Property 'Url' does not exist": ClientContext ctx = new ...
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SharePoint Client Object Model not returning hidden folders in document library

I am using the SharePoint Client Object Model to get information from a SharePoint 2010 document library to be able to delete old htm-files located there. The problem is that these htm-files have ...
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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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Get distinct values via mechanism used when clicking “Show Filter Choices” on a Sharepoint list using Javascript

As many other people on this site seem to need, I'd like to get an array (or equivalent) of the distinct values in a field for a list. The canonical way of doing this is to retrieve the entire field ...
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Programatically update profile field(s)

I have a requirement to update user profile fields. I'm able to query the fields, of course, using the CSOM API in Javascript. But, as per here - ...
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Client Object Model SystemUpdate

I need to have the SystemUpdate functionality from the Client Object Model. Is there any way I can do it since the ListItem.SystemUpdate() does not exist? Another solution would be to disable the ...
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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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Missing fields from SiteUserInfoList user ListItems

I'm using the SharePoint 2010 Client Object Model to retrieve all the users from a SharePoint instance, via Web.SiteUserInfoList: var query = new CamlQuery { ViewXml = "<Query/>" }; var ...
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get Library document URL using Javascript client object model

I am working with SP.js to get data from a SharePoint library. Below is the code i am using: var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext(); var oList = ...
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Client WebPart (apppart), I need to explain some settings

Property element <Property xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/" Name="Text" DefaultValue="Text" Multilingual= "true" | "false" PersonalizationScope="user" | "shared" ...
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List Onload event

What I want to do: I have a custom list that contains a lot of items. When an user loads the list, all items of his view should be checked. If there is a special value in the listitem a notifiaction ...
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how to use the gridview in SharePoint 2013 Hosted App

I want know how to use the grid view in a SharePoint-hosted App. Can any one provide information on this?
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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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Properties when uploading Files using REST in SP 2013

After a lot of research I finally got uploads via REST working in SharePoint 2013. But I would like to provide additional properties to the Add Function like Title. This code works so far but the only ...
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List API get all items limited to 100 rows

When doing a GET call to the List API from JavaScript: "/_api/web/lists/GetByTitle('ListName')/items" the results returned are limited to 100 rows. Is there any way to return more rows in the result, ...
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Not able to fetch Term store and related terms using client object model

I want to fetch termstore, Termsets and related terms.However, Iam not even able to fetch the termstore. Below is the error message. TypeError: termStores is undefined termStoresEnum = ...
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Update a rating scale field of survey list using JavaScript

I have created a survey list which has 3 columns. One column is of type rating scale with value 1-5 . Using JavaScript I'm able to update the first two columns. But not able to do so for the rating ...
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Accessing files in SharePoint AutoHosted App 2013

I am creating an AutoHosted App in SP 2013 and trying to access the file under one folder of the remote Web (need to pick the file from current project directory location and pass that file to another ...
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SharePoint Online and execute query async

The code below is running in a Silverlight XAP which is using the SharePoint Silverlight client object model. The application logical flow is the following: first, a file is uploaded in extension ...
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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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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 ...