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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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How to specify InternalName for a list field in Sharepoint Client Object model

I'm trying to add a field to my current list. This is what I've achieved so far: Field description = list.Fields.AddFieldAsXml( @"<Field Type='Note' Name='DataType' ...
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Get all sharepoint sites in a site collection to which user has access using Javascript client object model

I want to display all sites in a site collection using JSOM to which user has access to. In other words I only need to find collection of sites to which user has access in a site collection. I am able ...
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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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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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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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SP.ClientContext.Load suddenly throwing uncaught TypeError?

I am trying to start a workflow from JSOM. I just had it working fine, and then I had to change some of the other code in the JavaScript file that is unrelated to the client context or executing ...
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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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Access Items in DocumentSet using JSOM

I'm attempting to access items in a DocumentSet using SharePoint 13's JSOM. I am able to access the generic list properties but I do not see how to access ContentType specific properties on the client ...
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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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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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How to get all users From Owners Group in sharepoint 2013 for a subsite

I am trying to get all the Users from a Sharepoint Owner's Group for a subsite. Below is the Script is Working fine . But it displays both Site and Subsite Users of Owner's Group. For example If SITE ...
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Custom Contenttype data being erased on document check in

I have a process that checks out a document, alters the document, saves a new file with the altered data, and then checks in the document updating the document content with the new file that was ...
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File Not Found. in ClientContext.Site.OpenWeb

I just tring to open the subsite using the CSOM. I'm geting the below error in clientContext.ExecuteQuery(). site URL is https://xxxxxxxx.sharepoint.com/Customer Orders File Not Found. ...
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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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Uncaught TypeError: undefined is not a function

I access my web in javascript code in SharePoint 2013. I'm using Jquery and KnockOutJS for my other functions. So I have added following urls above my code. <script type="text/javascript" ...
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How to access a custom field of a list using REST

I'm trying to get information from a list in a custom SPField called "My Field" with the internal name "MyField" using this JavaScript code: $.ajax({ url: ...
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Refreshing a lookup field in modal edit form via client side javascript

I have a list (list "Project") that on edit of a item opens a modal dialog for editing (editProject.aspx) The Project item has a lookup field "Document links" which points to a custom sharepoint list ...
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CSOM caml query list view lookup threshold

I have a list with about 15 managed metadata columns in it. Now I want to query that list using CSOM. I don't want to retrieve all the columns values so I limited the column values retrieved by using ...
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Cannot query SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager from the App Web via REST

I'm testing REST results in the browser with mixed results. The following URL returns the expected result: ...
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Is it possible to change the visual style of a JSGrid row?

I am working on a SharePoint solution using the SharePoint JS Grid control to display data. What I'd like to do is to change the default style (mainly background color) of specific rows in the grid to ...
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SP 2010 CSOM Javascript: serverRelativeUrl fails

I have a custom html and javascript file housed within a document library of a subsite: http://teamsite/project/testing%20site/shared%20documents/test.html and ...
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c# sharepoint 2013 client object model list item attachment update Error: version conflict

my requirement is i need to update the list item values and if list item contains attachments i need to override with the attachments, delete unused attachments from list item. when i am trying to ...
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Migrate recursive checkbox of calendar from sharepoint 2007 to 2013 programatically

I am trying to migrate SharePoint calendar from 2007 to 2013 programatically. Here is my code. using (ClientContext clientcontext = new ClientContext(targetURL)) { clientcontext.Credentials = ...
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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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Create filtered list view in Calendar using JavaScript/JSOM

I am attempting to create a filtered list view in a Calendar. It is creating everything as appropriate, but not creating the filters. It believe it's my CAML. My goal is to filter by a choice column ...
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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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How to create sub site context in sharepoint online using app model

I am trying to create a sub-site and some predefined lists in the existed site collection. I am successfully created the sub site in the site. But Now i want to create lists in that newly created ...
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Set Task list EnableAssignToEmail in CSOM

I would like to set the EnableAssignToEmail bit on a task list via CSOM after a list is created dynamically. I have found a way to do this in Powershell and in code using SPList: Add-PSSnapin ...
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SP.js file not loaded in a simple JSOM example

I am creating a simple example that demonstrates client object model using javascript. I have ceated a simple JS file in Visual Studio and an aspx page using the SharePoint Designer. I have used ...
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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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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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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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Convert Person/User Group to String

I am retrieving a list that contains Persons and would like to convert them to String, and also be able to count how many users are per list. The Person is retrieved as an Object. How can I solve this ...
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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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2010: Custom List Template ID

I searched everywhere, but could not find a solution that worked for me. We've created a default document library, changed it a bit and saved it as a new document library template from the user ...
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Desktop application needs to support all versions of SharePoint and SPO

I am connecting to the different SharePoint environments using the CSOM. Whats the best way to deploy the available DLLs to support all SharePoint environments? Do I need to dynamically instantiate ...
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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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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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Setting SPWeb.AlternateCssUrl via CSOM or JS

According to this Microsoft Office 365 Blog post the SharePoint CSOM (.Net, REST, JS) has been enhanced to support setting SPWeb.AlternateCssUrl: ...
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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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CSOM move the files one folder another folder

I have to all files from one folder another folder using CSOM and C# Thanks for your replay Huge Wood my code is below var targetSite = new Uri("https://hello.com//teams/Worldwide_Site"); ...
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Difference between GetFileByServerRelativeUrl and GetFolderBy… when moving file/folder

I've been trying to create a method that would move a file or a folder. To get the file that I want to move, I am using Web.GetFileByServerRelativeUrl and then on the returned file I invoke MoveTo ...
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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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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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Javascript object model says load succeeded, but object is empty?

I've got a pretty weird issue going on on a clients SharePoint 2013 environment. We're using some JSOM javascript code to retrieve details from a web. Here is a snippet of the code: function ...
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Create a Sharepoint wiki page using JSOM

I need to create a Sharepoint wiki page using JSOM, Can anyone guide me to create path? I'm very very new to Sharepoint and eager to learn. I found this but it uses Rest API and didn't find it very ...
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“The collection has not been initialized” when doing ListItemCollection.getEnumerator()

I have been having a problem with Javascript and Sharepoint 2013. I have a number of custom list rows that contain date and time values. I want to determine if there are any overlapping date spans. ...
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ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded not executing after page publish

In SharePoint 2013 I have a page that is using the Script Editor web part. In the script editor web part I have the following: ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(startIt, "sp.js"); function startIt() { ...
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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 ...