Javascript is a dynamic computer programming language, most commonly used as part of web browsers, whose implementations allow client-side scripts to interact with the user, control the browser, communicate asynchronously, and alter the document content that is displayed.

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How can i add a custom tab to a ribbon at runtime using javascript/ECMAscript?

I'm trying to add a Custom tab with a group and some buttons to a single client via conditional javascript, as far as i can tell this is all found in the CUI namespace, however documentation is hard ...
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Create Page using REST API

I have spent two days trying to create a page with a specific Content Type in Pages list using REST API. It goes into error handler and returns ...
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sharepoint 2010: javascript rest api not returning full decimal values, truncating to tenth

I have a list with a several columns that have number values to fourth decimal place, and I am using javascript com to get data via rest GET request and following simple callback function ...
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Commit modal dialog and then display notification

I have a modal dialog that I commit by calling window.frameElement.commitPopup(), and this is great because it refreshes the parent window. However I would also like to display a notification on the ...
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SharePoint XML Web Part dynamically adding xml link

Is there a way to dynamically insert a variable in the <XMLLink> --variable here--</XMLLink> tag? I'm trying to read an URL parameter which will contain the xml files path. What I am ...
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Object #<Object> has no method 'showModalDialog'

Consider the following code: var options = { title: 'Create a new Post' autoSize: true, url: url } SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog(options); The code is executed from a ECB custom ...
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Getting ctx for a specific webpart

My goal is to replace a text in a specific column by an icon using only javascript. function ReplaceTxtbyIcn(targetWP, targetColumn, pat, urlname) { var table = document.getElementById(targetWP); ...
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List Picker Dialog

I am attempting to use LaunchPickerTreeDialog js method to launch the OOTB SharePoint list picker. It works fine when selecting a list within the current web application however if I pass a parameter ...
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How to get current user with javascript?

I have a list . I want select items of list with a special quary.(get items that created with current user). Then get count of items. I use this code for get current user : function Initialize() { ...
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how to determine if a page is checked out? Client side, using javascript?

I need a way to determine if a publishing page is checked out by the current user; I need this because I'd like to put a redirect, if the page is not checked out. Any ideas?
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How to Use ECMA CSOM to Set a Field of Type SPFieldUserValue

I have a JavaScript array containing the string representation of some usernames (domain\username format). Using the JavaScript CSOM, what is the best way to create a new item and add those usernames ...
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SP.ClientContext.get_current() returning undefined objects

I am trying to get some information about the current context through the sharepoint javascript object model and am getting annoying errors. $(document).ready(function () { ...
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SP 2010 JavaScript events

I want to hook into certain events on a SharePoint 2010 site, specifically the modal dialog open and close events. Does SharePoint 2010 trigger any events for these kinds of actions? If so, how do I ...
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Enforce Drag and Drop documents to apply metadata

We have implemented an issue management system in SharePoint 2013 which provisions a page for every issue added to a specific list. One of the Web Parts the automatically provisioned page contains ...
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Get User via JavaScript Client Object Model

Is there a way to get user information via the JavaScript Client OM? Something similar to the clientContext.Web.EnsureUser(userName) method. I am aware that there is the SPService JQuery library, but ...
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SP JSOM: is there any way to get the group by name instead of getById(10)

is there a way I can use the below with something like getByName(thisGroup), instead of getById(10) in SP 2010 jsom: function setSomeUsers(dataObj, projGroup) { var clientContext = new ...
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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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SPService GetListItems with CAML : can't get example to work

enter code hereI am using an example I found on codeplex of SPServices with CamlQuery to try to get list item values with where clause on the ID. For whatever reason this doesn't seem to work for me; ...
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SPservices to retrieve version history of items in SharePoint List 2007?

May I know how can one use SPServices to retrieve all the version history of a particular items in a SharePoint 2007 Server List? (If it is not possible via SPServices, are there other Javascript ...
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Path to jQuery file for SharePointWebControls:ScriptLink

I'm working in SharePoint 2010 Designer to create a custom page layout. I've added a SharePointWebControls:ScriptLink control but am not sure what the path is to my jQuery library. It's uploaded to ...
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View custom field property value using JavaScript

I'm using SharePoint 2010. Need to retrieve the Custom field property values using a JavaScript. [Trying to do this during item click in the SharePoint list item view. I call the JavaScript on the ...
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access a list in a subsite with Javascript

How can i access a list in a subsite? function Read () { var caml = "<View><ViewFields><FieldRef Name='Title'/><FieldRef ...
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calling click event on dynamic controls

What I have is fairly standard code for using JavaScript with SharePoint 2013. Inside the sharePointReady function, I have a few dynamic controls that are added to the page. The problem is that when ...
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Get UI language name in javascript

I need to get the name of the current UI language in a javascript file. I know the following trick: SP.Res.lcid But that gets the the LCID. What I really need is the two-letter iso name (like 'en', ...
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JavaScript OnLoad and SharePoint does not work

I have tried this <script type="text/javascript"> function myfunc() { ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(GetSuppliers, "Directory.js"); }; ...
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ScriptManager ServiceReference in SharePoint

I have always used jQuery.ajax to retrieve data from listdata.svc or lists.asmx in SharePoint and from some custom web services. Now I will try Microsoft Ajax Library and especially ServiceReference ...
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How can we get Cascading Lookup Columns in sharepoint 2010?

How to get the cascaded Lookup columns in sharepoint 2010,Iam having requirement like i have two lists(Category List and Sub category list)..For each item in category list i have 5 different items ...
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Sharepoint - Calculated Column showing different colours based on list item age

Marc, I understand you are a busy man, but if you can spare atleast sometime to my query below then I will really appreciate the gesture. Background: We get several requests (items on SharePoint ...
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Sharepoint 2010. 'xsd is not defined' Error when trying to save edited list item or create new! IE9

In internet explorer 9 i have error when trying to save list item. Namespace prefix 'xsd' is not defined. Before that i have javascript error inside some sharepoint files. This error says really ...
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How to import external javascript in a User Control?

I have a code-behind User Control (myUserControl.ascx and myUserControl.ascx.cs) that are in ControlTemplates/MyFolder/ and, in the code of myUserControl.ascx I need to use some javascript ...
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How to run javascript code only when list item gets deleted?

ANSWERED! See bottom of original question for the working answer. I'm trying to find out how I can run a piece of JavaScript code the moment a list item gets deleted. So it should be some sort of ...
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JS CSOM in Custom .HTML File

I am building a SPA using SP 2010 as my back end but with custom HTML/CSS/JS deployed to a subfolder of _Layouts. I get everything I need from ListData.svc with the exception of the current logged on ...
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Prevent/override standard Modal Dialog close button(X) from closing

I want to validate custom modal dialog form and if its not ok, prevent form from closing. For this purpose, I attached to X-close-dialog-button. Problem is to prevent it's default behavior. function ...
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CustomAction: UrlAction to open link in a new window

I have added a menu item to the Personal Actions menu by creating a CustomAction like so: <CustomAction Id="myCustomAction" GroupId="PersonalActions" ...
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Hide upload Button on Asset Selector Dialog (AssetPortalBrowser.aspx)

I am looking to hide the "Upload" button in Asset Selector Dialog and I know Asset Selector Dialog uses Dialog.master in SharePoint. Is there a possibility to attach some custom jQuery/Javascript ...
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Page.ClientScript.RegisterClientScriptInclude in Sandbox?

I'm trying to use jQuery in a Sandboxed Visual WebPart (2010): protected void Page_Load(object sender, EventArgs e) { string jQuerySrc = Page.ClientScript.GetWebResourceUrl(this.GetType(), ...
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Can all the /_layouts/xxx.debug.js files not be served to end users?

I'm working with a 3rd party vendor who has done the SP 2010 integration of a small site. I've noticed that our incredibly simple login page is nearly 3.2 megabytes. The users of this site are the ...
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jQuery and SharePoint 2010 - How can I tell is the page is in edit mode, using javascript?

I have some javascript in a CEWP that I want to execute only when the page is in display mode. I've used firebug to scour the page for some "msEditMode" type of variable or something I can rely on. ...
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Using Sharepoint client API to upload file as attachment in javascript

is there a way to upload file as attachment while using JavaScript client object model in sharepoint 2013? Or using web service in the middle is required? I cannot use FileAPI from HTML5. Thank you ...
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SP2010 Javascript REST API: updating list item using MERGE and POST

I am trying to use REST API approach in javascript to update a sharepoint list item where I have an id. So I use GET and POST to create records, but per MSDN article it looks like the way to do this ...
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SP 2010 - Client object model (javascript) - How to use get_listItemCollectionPosition for paging?

This is my code: When I call the function to get the items, it fails (doesn't go to the fail function, it goes into the success function but crashes when I try to get the position object), and I get ...
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SharePoint 2013 lazy load for .click() issue

With IE 10 and Chrome 26 on Win7 x64 (Host1) no issues are appearing, except Firefox 20. With IE IE 8 on Win7 x64 (Host2) and IE 10 on Windows Server 2012 x64 (Host3), there is the following issue I ...
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Best way to access SharePoint (online) from a Windows 8 RT/Metro application?

I am developing a Windows 8 tile app/Metro (Windows RT) application. I have experienced some problems linking with the C# client object model assemblies due to limitations in RT. I was hoping I ...
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ECMA script - retrieving SPList property bag

I have added a property bag to SPList. Since the SPList doesn't support property bag, I have added my custom property to SPList.RootFolder.Properties. I would like to retrieve this property using ECMA ...
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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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SharePoint webpart and application page

I need to make an application page or a webpart that have a javascript code and i tried to add the jquery i a new project to upload it to the SharePoint but the code didn't work this is the code that ...
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jquery projects and visual studio best practices?

Just curious how others are handling their jquery related solutions. It's obviously very easy to add a Content Editor web part with a content link to a source file. That file could have your ...
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What are CUI.debug.js files and why are they needed?

Our server has had some issues lately and we've been keeping our eye on the processes running. One process taking up a lot of memory is using CUI.debug.js. I'm assuming it's used for debugging? What ...
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Stop deletes via EditForm.aspx using SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog going to List view page

If you use SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog to show a Lists standard EditForm.aspx the callback (dialogReturnCallback) is hit for cancels and edits but not deletes which are instead redirected to the ...
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Getting date and time from SharePoint Server 2007 and throw it to Javascript variable

How to I get the date and time from SharePoint Server 2007 and pass this value as a Javascript variable?