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Get ContentType by “internal name” through REST/JSOM

I understand content types has nothing equivalent to fields internal name, they only have Name, which is like a title. This can be changed, and alters between locales. My impression is that the safe ...
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Activate “Managed Metadata Navigation” feature using CSOM

We're trying to automate a Site Provisoning process but cannot figure out how to activate the Managed Metadata Navigation feature using CSOM. This is the code we're executing: var clientSite ...
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Retrieving web part ID (GUID) with SharePoint REST API

I need to get the ID of a web part on a page before I have redirected the browser to the page. The reason for this is that I need to update a field value that contains web part settings, which are ...
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Dynamically get default display form url in sharepoint 2013 by REST or JSOM

How can I get default display form url of sharepoint list item via Rest or JSOM. I found the result by link: How to get the Display Form URL, using REST But the XML returns all of the display form ...
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Remote access development

I'm relatively new and have tried to search posts regarding this problem but I'm not sure whether I'm hitting the right sites. The scenario is this. I have a sharepoint 2013 installed on ...
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query calender list so user cant book same date and time

Update var context= SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var web = context.get_web(); var list = web.get_lists(); var targetList; function createItem() { targetList = ...
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Querying users in SharePoint Online error

I need to retrieve the normal, non-system users of one of my SharePoint Online site collections. For now I am using a little awkward if (uss.LoginName.Contains("i:0#.f|membership|")), after I have ...
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Get person profile properties by name

Is there a quick solution of getting someone's user profile given just their name? I want to get the mysites url of the user and I only have their name.
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Error Unable to get property 'getEnumerator' of undefined or null reference

Getting the following error when running my script: Unable to get property 'getEnumerator' of undefined or null reference My code : NBSFeedbackEditInbox.FeedbackRemove = (function () { var ...
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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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client context not initialized error

I have a client context not initialized error and I have no clue how to fix it I feel like I have tried everything. Would appreciate some help Here is my code : Code that gets the list: var SFW = ...
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CSOM not working for different users. “No credentials are available in the security package” returned

I have an ASP.NET MVC 5 application running. It reads and feeds most of its data from a SharePoint portal (but it is not running as a SP App, but independently). Since performance is not a critical ...
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CSOM and JSOM when to use

Hi Just a quick question on when to use CSOM and JSOM. I've created a page using SPD and want to retrieve list items. I assume I should use JSOM for this however can I use CSOM code also? If I ...
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Issue while deleting a list using CSOM in a SharePoint App

I am having this weird issue while deleting a list using CSOM. My SharePoint App has 2 buttons - one to create a list and the other to delete the created list. When the app loads for the first time, ...
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How to retrieve BDC Identity from External List programmatically?

I need to do a lookup on an External List (in SharePoint Online - Office 365) to retrieve the value of the BDC Identity. BCS is talking to an OData web service. (I'm not a Visual Studio guy), so ...
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Problem with Javascript Object Code and jQuery Promise

I know that I am just mising something, but here is the issue: I have created a helper function: var RADON = window.RADON || {}; RADON.csom = RADON.csom || {}; RADON.csom.GetLookupData = ...
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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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Compare list items with text value entered

I have one list with 3 columns (Title, Department, Contact person). I have one input text field & button to submit on the page from where users will type "Title" (Application title) and click on ...
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new SP.ClientContext(siteUrl); — Object does not support this action

var siteUrl='sites/mysite'; function wait(){ var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext(siteUrl); ....more code.... } SP.SOD.executeFunc('sp.js', 'SP.ClientContext', wait()); ERROR: ...
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CAML Query works in U2U CAML Query Builder, but not SharePoint

I built a CAML query using U2U CAML Query Builder and it works when I execute it in the builder, but when I go to JSOM in SharePoint, I get the entire list and none of the filters from the query work. ...
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Formatting CSOM output

I have a list and using CSOM to surface information. However all the examples I found show an alert box or Gridview to output the information. I would like the list items to show in a tabular form, ...
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Sharepoint Online Public Website Forms

I have several forms that need to be sent to an email when filled. How do i do this to enable anonymous users to do that, It only allows authenticated users to submit the form via JSOM
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why all documents are imported in check out

I've an issue with an import of documents in client object model. My import run correctly an imported my documents not check out and after 12h, every documents arrive check out. I changed nothing in ...
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Import search configuration in JSOM

Does somebody know if it's possible to import a search configuration XML file to a SharePoint 2013 site collection in JSOM? I am trying to do so, but didn't find anything relevant: everything I find ...
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How to fetch 'nth ' items from a SharePoint List one by one through Client Object Model in SharePoint Online

I want to fetch nth Item from a SharePoint List from a SharePoint Online (Office 365) site and then compare it with the other Items of the SharePoint List. I am doing the following code. Can anyone ...
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An unhandled exception of type 'System.Net.WebException' occurred in Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.dll

I try to access SharePoint list from a console app in .NET. My environment doesn't have SharePoint installed one and I write code in VS 2013. I want to access SharePoint 2013 list data. When I run my ...
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Access denied to upload aspx file to document library in SharePoint Online (O365) using CSOM

I am trying to create a "Link to a Document" programmatically, similar as explained here: Create a 'Link to a Document' in a SharePoint Shared Document List using PowerShell Document library is ...
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JSOM default groups when creating subsite

function createWebsite(siteName, site) { this.clientContext = typeof site !== 'undefined' ? new SP.ClientContext(site) : SP.ClientContext.get_current(); this.oWebsite = ...
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init.js Obect expected error with SP.SOD.executeOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded

I am using SP.SOD.executeOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded as follows SP.SOD.executeOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(NBSFeedbackEditInbox.FeedbackRemove.removemessage(itemid), "sp.js"); Yet I am getting an error ...
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Request failed. Column 'Project Phase' does not exist. It may have been deleted by another user

function fetchProjectData(projectName, callbackOnSuccess) { var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext("path to site"); var oList = clientContext.get_web().get_lists().getByTitle('Project ...
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Reference problem when trying to replace a master page file while keeping the original in CSOM

I have some logic that does some custom file provisioning in CSOM. It basically tries to upload various files located on a provided-hosted (Azure) site to mapped locations in the Sharepoint host site ...
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SharePoint document library Multi User field set only odd position users in case of Office documents

I am trying to set users in Multi-User field of document library documents by using CSOM. It works properly for normal documents(non-office docs) but for office documents it is setting only odd ...
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Error from javascript file but not console?

The error in question Uncaught Error: The property or field has not been initialized. It has not been requested or the request has not been executed. It may need to be explicitly requested. ...
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Updating Person Field javascript error

I am creating a new list item using CSOM. When I try updating a Person field, I'm getting a error saying my function is undefined Uncaught ReferenceError: createListItem is not defined it ...
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Stop workflow associated to a list via JSOM

I want to stop a workflow when user clicks on the Cancel request button. To achieve this I am trying with the JSOM code. My code as follows SP.SOD.executeOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(function(){ ...
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Getting (403) Forbidden.Error for another ClientContext

using (ClientContext tenantContext = new ClientContext("https://site-admin.sharepoint.com/")) { SecureString password = new SecureString(); foreach (char c in ...
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Get url of ALL lists on a SharePoint 2013 site using JSOM

I'm trying to retrieve the url for all lists on the current SharePoint site. I've managed to get the title for each list, I've also found resources explaining how to get the url of one specific list. ...
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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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SharePoint integration outside farm

Can someone provide me an overview of the possible ways of interaction with SharePoint from an external source. For example add items to a list from an application not running in the farm. In a farm ...
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Guess SharePoint version based on connection parameters

My client application uses the SharePoint Client Object Model against SharePoint 2010 and 2013. I would now like to add support for SharePoint Online. Users of my application specify the 'Url' to ...
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Upload aspx file to host web in App Installed remote event receiver (rest file upload)

I'm creating AppInstalled remote event receiver that should upload aspx file to host web library (library is also created in app installed receiver). If I set app permissions to Web:Manage I can't ...
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Determining Users on SharePoint website with API?

Was thinking about building an app part that enabled some level of in-app messaging to other users currently on the site (probably via use of websockets connections to each other). Is there any way ...
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How to get all events from multiple sites

I am currently getting all events from a calendar one calendar at a time. These are all sharepoint online calendars. This is working fine but a little slow. The basic of what I am doing is: ...
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How do I connect to a specific site collection using CSOM and SharePoint Online

I cannot find anywhere to specify what site to connect to when creating a new app for SharePoint online. It seems to default to https://mysite.sharepoint.com, however, I want to retrieve lists from ...
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Retrieve Multi-line Text Field with Append Changes in CSOM (Javascript)

I have been looking for an answer to this question all morning and i cannot find anything to point me in the right direction. We have several customizations to a SharePoint page which displays list ...
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Update Custom Field in Task Level Project Server using JSOM (PS.js)

Does anyone have javascript which updates the task level custom field? I just have the code with C#. I am trying to convert this code (below) to javascript and use it. DraftProject projCheckedOut = ...
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SharePoint-Hosted App check if folder exist in HostWeb

This is wierd, i have created a folder in site asset programmatically by JSOM. Then i created a function to see if my folder exist or not (In the GUI its visible). My function returns null but if i ...
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Edit list Email Alias via CSOM

I am trying to set a list's email alias via CSOM and can't seem to find a way to do it. I can do it in powershell via the .EmailAlias property and I can also set that same property if I were writing ...
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Get list default view url in SharePoint JSOM Client Object Model

I have simple JSOM script to get all the list and it's default view url but i am not getting default view url property var context; var lists; // This code runs when the DOM is ready and creates a ...
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How are Deferreds different from callbacks

I have following piece of SharePoint JavaScript client object code which works perfectly without throwing any error. $(document).ready(function () { //don't exectute any jsom until sp.js ...