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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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Querying for File properties plus ListItemAllFields properties

I'm trying to retrieve both a file's Id in its list, plus its ETag, using the following snippet; using (var clientContext = new ClientContext(webUrl)) { var results = clientContext.Web.Lists ...
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Context Menus - Send To not working in IE9

I have a document center with a custom master page. The page is designed with IE9/HTML5/CSS3 in mind. In my other question, I worked out how to fix the IM Presence icons by fixing some core ...
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Activating a Web-scoped Feature using SharePoint 2010 CSOM fails with ArgumentException on featDefScope

I'm trying to activate a Web-scoped feature using the Client Object Model in SharePoint 2010. The code works when activating a feature in SharePoint 2013, but when run against SharePoint 2010, I get ...
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Use CSOM with ADFS credentials from Single Sign-On enabled ASP.NET MVC app

I have the following setup: ADFS 3.0, SharePoint 2013 and the custom ASP.NET MVC app. Both SharePoint and MVC app are configured to use Single Sign-On from ADFS, so once user is logged in via ADFS, ...
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How to modify user profile properties using JavaScript in SharePoint 2013 (Online)?

I need to modify user profile properties using JavaScript (REST or CSOM). How can I do that? I don't see any methods in MSDN documentation about modifying profile properties without server code. ...
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How to access user profile with object model

I need to fetch some properties. How can I access User Profile with Client Object Model? Any code example will be helpful.
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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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Handling concurrency in SharePoint Client Object Model

I'm currently working on an enterprise portal built completely using provider hosted apps, ECMA CSOM and .NET client object model. We are almost at the end of our development phase and we started ...
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CSOM - Incorrect Usage of Exception Handling Scope

I am trying to use ExceptionHandlingScope in a basic Managed client side crud I am getting the error - Incorrect Usage of Exception Handling Scopes namespace ConsoleApplication1 { class ...
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How to change “Who can view the membership of the group” Group Members to Everyone through csom javascript

I was wondering if it's possible to alter a setting of a group such as Who can view the membership of the group? Setting from Group Members to Everyone through CSOM or through SP's web services. ...
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Attach file in CustomList Item using Sharepoint.Client object

Hi is there a way to attach file in specific Custom list item? Currently i tried to add files on the root folder using below code: using (ClientContext context = new ...
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Cannot invoke HTTP DAV request. There is a pending query during OpenBinaryDirect

I've to move some items from one document library to an other one in a different site. I use object client model to do this My issue is having an exception while i'm trying to open the file and here ...
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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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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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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 ...