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When using Sharepoint Client Model I get error : The 'Contains' member cannot be used in the expression

When using 'Contains' in Linq query: var camlQuery = new CamlQuery(); var listItems = list.GetItems(camlQuery); var itemQuery = listItems.Where(i => ...
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Sharepoint 2013 publishing page creation using Client Object Model

I am using SharePoint 2013. Is there any way I can programmatically create a page using ONLY th Client Object Model? Also notice that the page should be editable for further use.
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How to control the order of my javascript logic in my display template?

I have created a custom item display template. In this custom item display template I try to check if the current user has contribute permissions to the item. The item is an sitecollection. If the ...
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Get object of ribbon button in JavaScript

I am trying to access the ribbon button via JavaScript. Below is my code: // Get the page manager var ribbonPageMgr = SP.Ribbon.PageManager.get_instance(); // Get the ribbon var ribbon = ...
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Cascading dropdown with long texts(string)

I have a scenario where on selection of service, I am filling services description drop-down, which is working fine. But, since the description is having lengthy texts it looks really ugly. Is there ...
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Query SP2013 Managed metadata term store

I was wondering if it is possible to query the Term Store via the REST API or Javascript Client Object Model in SP2013. I can't quite seem to work out the naming scheme for the REST API to discover ...
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Working With Content Approval / Moderation In CSOM

The SharePoint Object Model provides a property of an SPListItem called SPListItem.ModerationInformation.Status to allow you to determine the current content approval / moderation status if a document ...
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How to upload a file attachment to a new list item using Sharepoint Online remotely

I need to upload a file to a new list item in Sharepoint Online from a clientapp. The list exists allready, but I create new list items and tried to upload file as attachements. I tried it over CSOM, ...
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Error:Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource

I am retrieving items from SP lists. But when I try to deploy my solution through VS 2013 it says Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource. ...
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How can i add multiple items to a lookup

I have a CSOM console app that uploads files to a library, then it creates a lookup field in another list and also adds lookups to the files in my library. The following code adds a single item in ...
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how to get list items fields using CSOM

I have to get other column value of list item whose "Title" matches with entered string in text box from the page. I am using CAML query to match "Title". But in Success function, how to get that ...
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Can webparts be added using the client side object model?

I have found loads of guides showing how to do this, but none if them show how to do it using the client side model. This should do what i want, but its using the server side model and not the client ...
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Get list item url javascript object model

This is such a simple question I thought that it would have been answered somewhere else (but can't find a clear answer).... How do I get the list item url using the javascript object model? I'm ...
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How Do You Edit Pages Using The Client Side Object Model?

Im using the C# CSOM object for Sharepoint 2013. I want to edit the homepage of a site so i can add some custom content to it. I want to be able to add some custom text and some web parts in the ...
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Is it possible to duplicate a subsite using the C# client side object model

I need to create a large amount of sub sites. Each one will be the exact same to support various products. I have code written already to create a subsite and add the apps to it, but its proving to ...
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What is the Best way to use angular with SharePoint

I'm trying to find the Best way to Build a SharePoint site(not an app) with Angular. I've multiple Content Editor webparts where I use the REST/JSOM to load content(Ex: Image Slider, List of Calendar ...
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Performance Optimization when loading Termsets

I have a problem with retrieving the terms of a termset in my program (which is written in VB). The termset has about 300 terms, and all of them have about 10 to 70 subterms. I wanted to integrate all ...
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Copy ListItem from one list to an other by ribbon custom buttom

I try to create a new button in the ribbon. When the person select a list item and click on this button this item will be copied to another list. CommandAction=""javascript: var context = ...
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How do use JS to Query and Display a Calendar View

I am customizing an intranet site with SharePoint 2013. I created a Calendar App and want to query the view and display it in a customized HTML/XML webapp that will be used with other data/content. ...
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Get sub folder from document library using SharePoint.Client.dll

I need to get the folder named Arshad from SharePoint Document library folder. The path of the sub folder is : http://url/Shared Documents/Arshad I need to access the folder using SharePoint ...
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BCS Managed Client Code Get all method instances

When using the class Microsoft.BusinessData.MetadataModel.Entity entity; does anyone know how to get all the External Content type operation method instances so i can dynamically pass the value to ...
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Datetime update is one day off

I'm updating a list with a date field (just the date) using the ECMASCRIPT object model but when the date is inserted is one day off from the introduced date, It's literally making me pull my hair off ...
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SaveBinaryDirect Throws Unauthorized When the Client Object Model Works fine

I have decided to use the SaveBinaryDirect Method to upload documents to the sharepoint site due to not having the request/file size limitations that the client object model has. The application does ...
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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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SP.UI.Status anonymously inaccessible

Using Office 365 (SharePoint Online) I have stumbled into an annoying thing. Some parts of the JavaScript CSOM does not seem to be accessible when your browse the site anonymously. If Firstly I tried ...
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CSOM: How to get user groups specific to a site and not all the user groups in the site collection?

I am trying to get the list of user groups specific to a site (within a site collection) but the Web.SiteGroups is returning all the user groups at the site collection level, and therefore I am unable ...
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Upload a file in Host web using SharePoint Hosted App

I'm trying to upload a file into /_catalogs/masterpage of the root site using my app. But it seems that I'm unable to access anything outside of my appWeb. uploadFileToHostWebViaCSOM = function ...
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Convert Sharepoint Calendar Recurrence Data from xml to string

I am creating actual/exception events for a SharePoint calendar event recurring instance and I want to convert the RecurrenceData field value which is an xml string to a readable form like "Every ...
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Javascript Conflict on Visual Webpart when adding multiple times with different webpart properties on single page

What I am doing: I am retrieving list items from list using javascript as per visual webpart custom property. I have created a dropdown in webpart editor part from where I am getting site url. As per ...
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Update SharePoint List when clicking button on InfoPath form

I have an InfoPath 2013 form that pulls information from numerous sources, including several SharePoint lists. There is a button on the form (NOT the Submit button) that does some work behind the ...
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Get list item “Likes” using JSOM or REST API's?

How can you retrieve a list items "Likes" using the JSOM or REST API's? I know there is the following method: SP.Social.SocialFeedManager.getAllLikers(postId), but in testing I was not successful ...
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SharePoint User Impersonation through CSOM in SharePoint/Office App

I am trying to create an Office App for Word that will have read access to a List in a SharePoint tenant. The goal is to show only the items on the list that are published and within the user's ...
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clientContext.Credentials = CredentialCache.DefaultNetworkCredentials - in CSOM returns 401 unauthorized thru IIS

I am trying to access sharepoint site using CSOM with Windows Authentication. It works if I run it in visual studio on a server. However, it returns a 401 unauthorized when I run the site thru IIS on ...
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Synchronize excel file with SharePoint online list

I want to synchronize data from excel file with SharePoint list on office 365. I have already built a utility which uses client object model to achieve this but it is very slow as item count are in ...
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Enumerate Summary links column values in JS COM

I defined a list where a Summary list is a coloum, in my javascript code i want to read the values of the links one by one... sliderText = listItem.get_item('Description0'); sliderTitle = ...
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SP.ClientContext is always “undefined” in JSLink functions

I'm trying to execute CSOM functions as part of a JSLink extension to override rendering of a Lookup Field. Problem is every time I try to access SP.ClientContext it returns as undefined I have ...
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SharePoint 2010 Client Object Model code for different site - Value does not fall within the expected range

I am trying to fire some real basic CSOM calls by button clicks on an HTML form. The only problem is the form needs to be located on one site and the SP.file objects might be located on another site. ...
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Set DateTime (utc) to listitem (CSOM, SP2013)

How to set UTC timezone to a listitem's DateTime field without executing query each time? This would be slow for many datetime fields and items: var utc = DateTime.UtcNow; var localTime = ...
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Can we distribute SharePoint DLLs with our application

Is my understanding of following page correct that we can distribute Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.dll and Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Runtime.dll with our application? Like we reference these DLLs in ...
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Unable to return Microsoft.Sharepoint.Client.File object Names filtered by extension

I'm attempting to retrieve a set of File objects filtered by extension. The following code works correctly (without the filter). FolderCollection productModelFolders = ...
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Getting error from display multiple selected external list item javascript

So here's the javascript I use to display item name of selected item from an external list: <script type="text/javascript"> var targetListItem; function ShowSelectedItems() { ...
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SP2013 online : set_formDigestHandlingEnabled Error

I get the error : Object doesn't support property or method 'set_formDigestHandlingEnabled' when I try to get the current SPContext object from javascript code in an Office 365 site. I am ...
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Get a Content Type by Name (Title) using CSOM

I am applying a temporary fix to some CSOM code whilst a more permanent fix is given to me hence I want to create the equivalent of ctx.Web.Lists.GetByTitle("Contoso ...
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Copy SharePoint file from Http to Ftp

Is there a direct way to copy a file from a SharePoint library to an Ftp location? Currently, I'm able to download the document to a local directory using the OpenBinaryDirect method, however this ...
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Can you display all fields from a SharePoint list without writing them specifically?

Is it possible to retrieve every field value of a SharePoint List Item and display them on a web page without specifically calling them individually? I know it is possible to retrieve all the items ...
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Retrieve file version metadata with CSOM

My organization is requiring that we rewrite all of our sandbox solutions as we shift to SP 2013 as provider-hosted apps using CSOM. One of the event receivers I wrote would previously use the ...
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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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Check if user has access on site using client object model

Need to check if any user (provided user name) has access to site using c# client object model. It is sharepoint online site. Any suggestions/help is greatly appreciated.
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How to Get User Active Directory Groups in Sharepoint Online

I can't find any documentation or a way to find if a user belongs to an AD group with Javascript neither with the REST API or with the client model JSOM. I have a page in a Sharepoint site and I want ...
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How to get caml query to return list items created by the current user?

I want a caml query that only retrieves items created by the user currently logged in. I tried this specifier = "<Eq><FieldRef Name='AssignedTo'/><Value ...