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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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SharePoint Online CSOM create managed properties

I'm trying to find a way to deploy search managed properties via script to my Office 365 SharePoint tenant. Previously, for on-prem SharePoint I've achieved this using PowerShell - fairly straight ...
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Specify item fields to Load using SharePoint 2010 Client OM

How can I dynamically generate/specify a list of item fields I want to load when querying a list using the Client OM? This is possible to do using the tag on the CAML query, but this loads additional ...
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Taxonomy control in SharePoint hosted app

I am creating an SharePoint hosted app. In that I have to use Managed MataData from my list. In this I am getting the Metadata from my list column to my Taxonomy control. I have find some post but I ...
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SP O365 upload big file via CSOM

Hi I try to upload large files (900 MB) to SP Online (actually the OneDrive Business) but seems to follow SP style. Tried this via CSOM and powershell 70 MB are fine but when I try 900 MB a timeout ...
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JSOM - ListItem from 'GetFileByRelativeUrl' returns System.ArgumentException

I'm trying to retrieve the corresponding ListItem from a page layout in the master page gallery using JSOM. I'm using the same approach that Vadim provides in this question, JSOM - get listitem by ...
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set multiselect lookup column using jquery

I have a Multi select Look up column which as you all know is a control with two list boxes and "Add or Remove" Buttons. The user populates the right-hand side of the control with some values by ...
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How to create List and libraries with CustomSchemaXml property using SchemaXml with CSOM in sharePoint online2010?

How to create List and libraries with CustomSchemaXml property using SchemaXml with CSOM in sharePoint online2010???? I am using following Code... // Create new list for restore List Item from List ...
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Group permission - Sharepoint Online Powershell

I would like to have a report of which sites a specific group or user has on all the SharePoint sites. I have this group called SPGroup and I want to see on which sites this group has permissions on, ...
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current user is always is administrator on a SharePoint App

I have tried following solution to check the current user's permissions on the current host web in a SharePoint hosted app, however the user is always administrator. function sharePointReady() { ...
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Query for App Web List Data from Host Web Event Receiver

I have a Remote Event Receiver attached to a Host Web List. On ItemUpdated, I want to query a list in the AppWeb. I'm trying to create my client context but AppEventProperties is null. Any ideas why? ...
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List exceeds threshold. query large lists

I have a list that exceeds the 5000 threshold. total is 16013. Is it possible to query lists of this size. I can get all of contents with no query in batch using query..ListItemCollectionPosition ...
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SharePoint Online provided hosted ribbon app running twice

I have a SharePoint Online provided hosted ribbon app (in Azure), the app perform query the document properties and check out the document, the problem is when the document process for 50 documents or ...
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How to export documents via add-in without downloading the files onto the client?

i want to export files from Sharepoint to another system. I could do it via a farm solution and the server object model, but it would be nicer if we could publish our extension as an app/add-in to the ...
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Sharepoint client object model {File not found}

var onlineCredentials = new SharePointOnlineCredentials(ServiceUserName,securePassword); var context = new ClientContext(clientUrl); context.Credentials = onlineCredentials; ar cc = GetAllFiles(...
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List Item file attachment using ECMAScript Object Model

How to simply upload & attach file to listItem using Javascript? And how to get/download attachments.
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Script to update Sharepoint Online content type

I have a content type "TestContentType" with three columns: Document Type Category Sub-category This content type is used on 18 document libraries, in 3 site collections. The Category column ...
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Dynamically create metadata and associate it with File using Client Object Model

Is there any way to dynamically add metadata in the upload file. I am using the following code in this regard. File uploadFile = context.Web.GetFileByServerRelativeUrl(location); //check out to make ...
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How to get all the sharepoint 2013 site groups using C# client side object model

How to get all the SharePoint 2013 Site Groups using C# Client Side Object Model I am using VS 2013 on my laptop and SP 2013 is on the network I read that I have to use Credentials or equivalent ...
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Extract text from document in a SharePoint 2013 library

I would like to extract the text from documents stored in a SharePoint 2013 online Document Library. I have the document loaded using: ClientResult<Stream> data = file.OpenBinaryStream(); ...
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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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Get Site Collection full URL using javascript

I want to get the URL for my site collection. One way I thought I could do it was using the window.location in javascript and getting it that way. I know that you can use ECMA script and the client ...
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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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How to change 'Modified By' column value when a new file is uploaded in SharePoint 2013 using Client Object Model?

I want to change 'Modified By' column value of a file that is being uploaded using Client Object Model in SharePoint 2013. The problem is that the version of the file is changing. Kindly help me. The ...
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Creating a sub-folder in a SharePoint with Client.dll in C#

I am trying to create a list of all the folders that exist within the root folder. From there I want to implement the creation of a folder if the folder does not already exist. Is there a way to ...
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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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How to include custom fields in clientContext.load()?

Loading some list items via var lists = web.get_lists(); var list = lists.getByTitle(listTitle); var listItems = []; for (var i in len) { listItems[i] = list.getItemById(itemIds[i]); context....
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SPServices - GetRolesAndPermissionsForCurrentUser

I have a list where one group of users is not allowed to delete items but they have view and edit permissions. All items in the list contain an attachment. However, users are not allowed to delete the ...
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How to Impersonate Users Via Client Object Model?

I want to insert new SP List items -- blog comments, to be exact -- on behalf of other users. Ideally, I'd just pass a SharepointID for the user, but that doesn't seem to be possible. I think that ...
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How to get termstore GUID by giving its name

I've a term-set called My Term Set, I need to get the Unique Identifier by passing its name. How can i do that? This is the code i have tried so far but it gives undefined Please help me thanks a ...
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Error creating PeopleManager object using CSOM in powershell

I have this line in my powershell script: $peopleManager = New-Object Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.UserProfiles.PeopleManager($context) When it gets hit I receive the error: New-Object : Cannot ...
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Dispose in Client Object Model

Should objects be disposed when using the client object model? If so, which ones? There seems to be plenty of information on this for server side, but nothing from Microsoft specifically about ...
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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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SCOM + group: how to distinguish its members (between user or Active Directory group)

A SP group contains users and Active Directory groups. I need to get the emails of all users (including users in Active directory group) for the particular SP group. How can I do that? string ...
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How to check if the file or folder exist in SharePoint document library using client object model?

Is there any way other than looping through the Files to check whether the folder or files exist in document library using clientcontext - client object model.. Can someone confirm me whether the ...
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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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Passing the Sharepoint Logged in user credentials to a REST API Call

I am having issues passing the current logged in user's credentials in to a REST API call. Here is the scenario: I have a SP 2010 hosted site that has a web part that makes a REST API call to ...
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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(){ SP....
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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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How to get Social Comment in SharePoint 2013 using JavaScript (REST) or Search?

I have added a Noteboard Web Part in my page. Now user is adding comments in Noteboard Web Part. I want those comments count. How can I get it using JavaScript? I am using SharePoint 2013. Is there ...
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SharePoint 2013 External Content type. Populate secondary fields

I am trying to migrate data to a document library that contains a external content type using the SharePoint 2013 client object model. The external content type is pulling from a sql server 2012 ...
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Upload file to document library using Javascript

I want to upload a word document to sharepoint document library using javascript (say for ex .Net site). How can i achieve this?
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How to set list alert using JavaScript in SharePoint 2010?

I need to set a list alert for current (logged in) user using JavaScript. Code: var currentcontext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var currentweb = currentcontext.get_web(); ...
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502 DNS lookup failed error when using SharePoint 2013 CSOM

I am facing an issue while using CSOM in SharePoint 2013. I have configured an alternate access mapping for our site to run on http://mycustomdoamin.net/ The site is running fine and I am able to see ...
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How to get the return value from SP.SOD.executeFunc?

I have the same scenario as what this below question has: How to get the return value of an on demand executed function? I have SP.SOD.executeFunc('sp.js', 'SP.ClientContext', getPageTitle); ...
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Cannot contact site at the specified URL on try ClientContext.ExecuteQuery();

I try to get list from remote SharePoint server using CSOM in .NET Web Application, but ClientContext.ExecuteQuery() return exception Cannot contact site at the specified URL If I try to get ...
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How to get server datetime without postback using JSOM or services

My application page may be long time without reloading, and user changed system date and time. And I need to know datetime from server, not from client.
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Load all fields for a specific ListItem using CSOM

I want to load all FieldValues for a specific ListItem ForExample public ListItem GetItemById(List SPList, int id, string[] fieldNames) { using (Ctx) { ...
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Find Zone ID of list view webpart remotely

How to find the ZoneID of a list view webpart remotely? We can use any means to get the information; CSOM, JSON, web services or hacks. But we cannot use server-side code. We can know any ...
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How to retrieve lookup values using ClientContext?

What's the best way to retrieve lookup values using ClientContext? I'm accessing a list using ClientContext (let's call it ParentList). That list contains several lookup fields (let's call one of them ...