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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 ...
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Sharepoint App: Create a list using javascript on the host web, list does not appear on site content

So here I am creating a list on a sharepoint app, the app has full control over the host web. I run the code and it does not trigger any exception, but If I check the host site contents, the list does ...
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How to get all checked out files in SharePoint client object model c#?

I need to get all checked out files from a document library. I am trying by following query. CamlQuery camlQuery = new CamlQuery(); camlQuery.ViewXml = @ "<View> <Query> ...
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How do I know if the page is in Edit Mode from JavaScript?

Is there a way to find out if a page is in Edit Mode from JavaScript? I know in on the server-side can be found using SPContext.Current.FormContext.FormMode but I can't find any means of doing it ...
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SharePoint COM - SP.ClientContext(siteUrl) - Object doesn't support this action

Using the SharePoint COM to update a list item, but my function is failing. function updateProjectEC(projID, totalEC) { if(totalEC !== 0) { console.log("projID: " + projID); ...
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How to use CSOM/Powershell to update list item(s) in O365 from CSV

Not a programmer, but need to get a job done. Using Powershell and CSOM I've found examples and been able to import CSV into a list as new items. That is working. Here is a code snippet I'm using ...
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Copy all folders in a library to another library [duplicate]

I have a Sharepoint library which is having 10 folders, i want to move those folders(along with files inside those folders) from one library to another library with in same site using CSOM**(C#)**. ...
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SharePoint online : Add a property in property bag of host web using JSOM

I am working on a simple SharePoint hosted app which has two text boxes to take input KEY and VALUE and add this to the property bag of the HOST WEB. I am able to read the existing properties from the ...
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Dynamic fields in SharePoint 2013 forms

I have a custom SharePoint list form where I would like to have country names(from another list) in one row with a check box in front of each row. On checking of any check box in front of country ...
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SPService object is not loaded!

I am working on a script to fetch the user profile services and get the current logged in user. This was initially working on IE8 and not working in IE11. Now its not working in any browser, any ...
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How to use Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.File.SaveBinary method?

I want to save a file from document library to local drive. I am using the Client Object model approach model in development. The following is the code that I use: ...
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update list items from one site to another site using client side object model in SharePoint

We migrated a site from lotus notes o SharePoint to different SharePoint server which is not in our control,in SharePoint site created by and modified by values are coming as current system login ...
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List web part with option button in place of checkbox

I want to allow on a list web part a mutually exclusive selection for the items, so that I can force the user to select a single item and retrieve the item id using the SP.js JSOM. There is a problem ...
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People Picker in Client Object Model 2010

So I am trying to build an equivalent to a People Picker in Windows.Forms Application. Since 2010 does not have Web.SiteUsers like 2013 does I had to write it like this. public UserPicker(string ...
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HTTP 401, Unauthorized using the Managed Client Object Model

I have a Windows 7 system built (per MS' instructions) with SharePoint 2010 Server. I'm writing a simple console application on it that attempts to use SharePoint's Managed Client Object Model to ...
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Exception when trying to execute query on large library from client object model

I have a document library with ~50,000 documents in it. I have a Client Object Model query which retrieves the ListItems in the document library. This query previously worked when the document library ...
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Javascript IIFE and SharePoint Client Object Model

I'm having a problem with my javascript code that I am sure is to do with scope, but I can't figure out where I'm going wrong. I'm trying to write a method that will allow me to retrieve items in a ...
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Access denied error opening SharePoint hosted app in dialog in Internet Explorer

I am trying to make an app that opens in a new dialog but am unable to use it in Internet Explorer in a new dialog. It opens perfectly fine in a new page but I am getting an access denied error in ...
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how to get client context in a external js file

I have a SharePoint event list where start date and end date needs to be formatted to clients time zone. I am thinking of getting the regional settings and then converting the time. I have to write ...
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How to retrieve webpart xml-definition programatically

I have a Custom Webpart deployed in the Site, to which I need to retrieve the XML definition programmatically using Client side object model, can anybody help? EDIT: I used the following code. ...
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select login name items from list client object model

I don't get the title, or any item in the get_Vote_onSuccess function see below the code: var ctx; var collListItem; var web; var loginUser; $(document).ready(function () { ...
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How to create a new document from a Document Template using Client Object Model

I require to programatically create a new document using the Document Template URL of the document Library and this requires to be done using the Client Object Model. I also require to do this without ...
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Client Object Model: How to get the credentials for windows authentication?

In my .Net application I am using Windows Authentication. I need to save a document to SharePoint, and to do this I need to use the Client Object Model with the Microsoft.Sharepoint.Client namespace. ...
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How to verify feature staus (enabled/disbaled) using client object model in SharePoint online?

I am working on "Retrieving activated features of specific scope". I have written following code. ClientContext context = ContextManager.GetClientContext(cred, siteUrl); Site site = ...
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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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Client Object Model checking permissions on Webs

I'm currently writing a SharePoint hosted app that displays a treeview of a site collection on a site that is not the current. To do this I have an admin account that has permissions over both of ...
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Query Pages using REST

I've developed a newsfeed app part that currently gets its information from a list, however we're keen to have article pages that we can click through too. So far I've not found anything in the REST ...
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Value does not fall within the expected range - CSOM

What is the reason for the below exception message in CSOM code which I received when querying for data from SharePoint Online? Value does not fall within the expected range. Code sample: public ...
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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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Get Item ID not working

I'm trying to get the ID from a SharePoint list, however I cannot obtain it. ctx_load(Include(ID)) does not seem to work. When I call items.get_id(); it returns undefined. Also, the items object is ...
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SharePoint newly created Group's description is not fetched using CSOM

I use below code to get the SharePoint Site group's data. Description of the default groups like owners, visitors were fetched correctly but the same code returns null for newly created group's ...
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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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Cannot contact site at the specified URL https://www.server.com:1234/sites/test/

I want to create a list item using SharePoint Client object model (SharePoint 2010). string siteURL = @"https://www.server.com:1234/sites/test/"; using (ClientContext spcontext = new ...
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Get list properties via JCOM

How do I get list properties like BaseTemplate, ItemCount, ListItemDeletedDate etc. via Javascript Client Object Model for SharePoint 2013?
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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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Download Root level folders,sub folders and all files using CSOM C#

I have to Download Root level folders, sub folders and all files using CSOM and C#. I have to save the same folder structure and all file paths into the local system. Please provide the solution for ...
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How to get user profile properties when getting users in javascript CSOM in SP2013?

I download users like this, but the problem is I have to make 1 request to download all users, then 1 more request to download the properties of the users. So that's 2 requests. I want I specify the ...
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How to use CAML with CSOM for getting users in SP2013?

I want to get all the users in CSOM SP 2013 in javascript, but I don't want all users. I want to filter them by CAML. This is what I have so far which filters by first name is Tom, but the CAML is not ...
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Retrieve data from taxonomyfield using jsom gives error

I have a managed metadata type column in my document library. I need to get the data from this column by using jsom. But whenever I try to get the values it gives me error. The code and error are ...
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Create Multiple List Items with One Function

Is it possible to create multiple list items with one function in JavaScript / ECMAScript? I know that a single item can be created with the code below, but would like to know if it is possible to ...
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How to search in custom metadata columns of document library using QueryService object

I have a SharePoint Library 'Contact' In this library i have created some custom column. Have gone through all the steps of 1st Full Crawl, automatic generation of crawl properties, creation of ...
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ServerObjectIsNull not working correctly?

I'm very confused about the usage of ClientObject.ServerObjectIsNull. In our current project we use this property very often to validate if an artifact is already existing on server side. Until now it ...
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JSLink Client-side rendering

I need to render some fields client-side, I followed this guide: Client-side rendering but this code is not working: (function () { // Create object that have the context information about the ...
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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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Use a colleagues' browser settings to detect their time zone and update the date format and time to reflect the time in their time zone

In the Events web part, the date displayed should reflect the date for the event based on the user’s time zone. Can this be achieved by client side This is the sample events webpart: I have till ...
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Bulk Create folders in document library using client object model

I want to create folder on SharePoint document library using client object model (C#). Below is the code which does that. ContentTypeCollection listContentTypes = list.ContentTypes; ...
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How to get Sharepoint 2013 variation URL?

I want to create a toggle button for variations, so that when I am on the en or fr page, and I click the button it takes me to the other page. But I can't just change the en to fr, for example, ...
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How to update list items using JavaScript Object Model in SP 2013

I am trying to update list item's value through JavaScript object model in SP 2013. When I call set_item('fieldname','mvalue'), it does not throw any error, but it fails to update. How to ...
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Getting fully qualified FieldUserValue instead of actual user name from SharePoint

I'm working on my first C# program, and it's a pretty simple program that uses a view of a SharePoint page to go through and delete things that are older than 5 days on that page. Before deleting the ...
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Default Service account in SharePoint

What does the default service account property means in the SharePoint farm? Also, what is the difference between default service account and farm administrator account, if both are different? I'm ...