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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Get Navigation Term for Current Page in CSOM (JavaScript)

I am trying to get the Local Properties for the Navigation Term that is currently being viewed. For example... If I navigate to http://sp2013/about/team I need to get the Local Custom Properties for ...
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getting Regional settings in Javascript from CSOM

I am creating a custom data entry app in sharepoint using the CSOM. I need to update the default value of a datetime field, I can get the default value but the datetime is in UTC Format. I need to ...
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Sharepoint Hosted App, Javascript and Permissions

I've deployed a sharepoint hosted app with custom javascript. When I access my devsite with administrator I can use my app. When accessing with another user the js-files aren't loaded in my apppart. ...
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Autopopulate sharepoint list field

Can anyone help me with auto populate of list field based on dropdown field. Like i have list A with field Location(dropdown field). It has 10 values like India, Australia, UK, US etc. If anyone ...
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Retrieve List Items Using JavaScript gives unexpected response from server

I'm extremely new to SharePoint and was recently experimenting with the client side object model. I've used one of MSDNS examples. however, I seem to be getting this error response : "request ...
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Unable to get property 'STS' undefined or null reference - Sp.ui.dialog.js

My problem is that when I start my app for the first time,it shows me an error. The error is: Unable to get property 'STS' undefined or null reference. If I refresh my app then the error disappears. ...
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Best way to implement “.exists”-type functionality to prevent duplicates?

I'm moving files with spservices (the jquery plugin) and was wondering if there was a good way to check to see if a file with the same name already exists so I can append an underscore or something ...
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Use CAML query based on ID to retrieve a file name?

With jquery and spservices, I use getSelectedItems to retrieve the IDs of a few documents. Can I have a loop which goes through a caml query for each of those IDs to retrieve the file name ...
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Problem Updating List Item using Ecmascript

I'm trying to update an item with a specific ID in my sharepoint list. Everything works until it gets to the set_item or targetListItem.update() part. Can someone tell me where I'm going wrong please? ...
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show progress bar or loading image while running spd 2010 workflow

I have a SP 2010 custom list which is fetching data from multiple lists. So I have written a workflow in SP Designer to get data (auto populate) from all lists. It's working fine, but taking more ...
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Sharepoint Online - Image Position in RichTextEditor

I have a custom site with a list of posts (something like a blog, but not the standard sharepoint blog), and I'm having an issue with the RichText Editor and images. The issue consists in inserting ...
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Error while accessing the User profile properties via JS code

Code gives error 2 times out of 10 attempts to refresh the page. We get error as: Request failed, unexpected responce from server. The status code of response is '0'. The status text of ...
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Error in IE when using User Profiles via JS code

We are using js code to access user profile properties on an application page. Error: The property or field 'UserProfileProperties' has not been initialized. It has not been requested or the request ...
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How to find Web Parts on the current page using SP.js

I am trying to find out the title of the current page with SP.js without having to get it from the DOM. Is there a way to find what Web Parts are on the current page?
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spBodyOnLoadFunctionNames not working on Master Page

we are trying to execute some script after the master page loads. <script language="javascript"> _spBodyOnLoadFunctionNames.push("FunctionName"); function FunctionName() ...
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How to change the SharePoint 2013 logo image dynamically?

Is there any way to change the SharePoint 2013 logo dynamically, ideally via javascript? I have tried: document.getElementById("onetidHeadbnnr0").src="\path\image.png"; Also tried: div = ...
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getting list using JavaScript, error: Unable to get property 'apply' of undefined or null reference

In the context of a page in SharePoint 2013, I am trying to get items from a list using below code but when the query executes I am getting this error: SCRIPT5007: Unable to get property 'apply' of ...
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Are the SP.js and SP.UserProfiles.js preloaded in SharePoint?

I am using the javascript object model on the master page to fetch user profile properties. Do I need to use the foll. script tags for the code to work or are they optional? ...
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How to access the data from Manage User Profiles?

We are have sync the SP with AD using Active Directory Import for SharePoint 2013. All the users have been picked up into the Manage User Profiles and new user properties have been added to the ...
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problem getting date time

I am using the CSOM in javascript. I have a list which contains 3 text types and 2 date types. When I use: var listEnumerator = this.listItems.getEnumerator(); var collection = ...
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CSOM query certain date

I have a list that has an end date in. Is there anyway to filter out the dates that are passed todays date? function retrieveCurrentListProperties() { clientContext = new ...
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How can I add a Site Actions menu in a SharePoint 2013 full size app

Question: How can I just add a Site Actions Menu to the default chrome control rendered with the full sitze app? Problem: in a SharePoint hosted full size app there is no Site Actions menu. If ...
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count items in a list javascript CSOM [duplicate]

I am wanting to count the number of items in my list. Using CSOM in javascript I have tried it but my code doesn't work. Where am I going wrong. Here is my code: var clientContext = new ...
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Caml query after modified choices

I have a column with an internal name of: PublicY with 2 choices: Yes/No, the query works but if I change the choice name to Ja/Nej the code will not query the results, why? I have tried to change the ...
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What is best practice to add list item in SharePoint 2013 javascript object model?

I need reference code to add an item to a list programmaticaly via javascript object model in SharePoint 2013.. Got many solutions online but not sure what js to include, whether ajax calls are need ...
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Show persistent status bar + form to update easily

I want to keep informed the end-users of my SharePoint site of any issue or relevant informations. Naturally, I would like to do so by filling HTML elements (input and select tags). Hence displaying a ...
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Can we access list from other site collection sites using javascript object model?

ECMAScript object model can only be used in SharePoint sites. So you can’t use this object model in an asp.net site to access SharePoint resources deployed in another url as this is cross-site ...
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JS/JQuery Connect to SQL Server

Right now i am modeling a ClientWebPart outside of the SharePoint server. Although, i advised the client to let me on the server to do Code Behind connection, they said not right now. Server might ...
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“The XSS Auditor refused to execute a script in…” from Chrome when using <script> tag in content editor webpart

Embedding javascript in a content editor web part triggers XSS Auditor error in Chrome when editing any webpart on the page containing the content editor web part. Steps to reproduce 1 - Use newest ...
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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 to include built in JS files

I'm attempting to follow the instructions from this post. I've added the Sharepoint links to call the JS files however it seems that they are not included by viewing network activity in my broswer. ...
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Export my Enterprise Wiki aspx pages to a PDF files

Our client has asked if we can add a link to their current Wiki pages named "Export to PDF", so when the user click on the link the Wiki content will be exported inside a pdf file ? i got confused if ...
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Integrating jQuery into the solution

I have a javascript file which I am editing the layout of a list with. Here is the code: window.SFW = window.SFW || {}; window.SFW.urgentAlertsItem = { customItemHtml: function (ctx) { var ...
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Get Ribbon child Tab/Group “element”

I need to get CUI.Tab object by id/index from current Ribbon by javascript: var ribbon = (SP.Ribbon.PageManager.get_instance()).get_ribbon(); var tab = ...
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changing css in jquery sharepoint list

I am wanting to change the css in jquery if a certain statement returns true. I have just been playing around without the statement but it doesn't seem to work. This is my js file: <script ...
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Sharepoint Multilingual App

I'm making an app with a custom list in multiple languages. Is there an easy way so that I only have to create the site columns, content type and list once? So I don't have to create them for each ...
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Proper way to check for failed SPServices call?

I'm running a SharePoint method with SPServices that should copy several items. I just noticed that the return value is "Success" even when I've specified an invalid location and nothing has actually ...
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How to make web part with properties for Js Development only

I want to start development for SharePoint with JavaScript, but I am not sure if it provides the same flexibility as the server side development, for example I would like to make a web part with ...
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two drop-down side by side

I want to show two drop-downs for Day and Month in SharePoint OOTB form in one row (side by side).
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JSOM function get_isSiteAdmin() is always false

I'm trying to get the property "IsSiteAdmin" from a user object in Javascript JSOM. The app I am programming needs to be able to distinguish normal users from Administrators. function ...
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passing information from Sharepoint to Immersive Sharepoint App

I have created an custom add entry app to sharepoint. It all works however currently the list it works on is hard coded. I want a way to pass the list I want to add an entry to to the application. I ...
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ctx in CSR not return the title

I need to make the action of clicking on the title of a list item open the edit form, and not the view form. To do this I chose to use CSR. I have the following code: (function () { var ...
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Add a SharePoint group to a role using JavaScript

I'm writing a script that adds user to a group (for example readers) on a site using a form and a PeoplePicker field. But I also want the script to be able to handle not only users, but also if it is ...
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In which place we should paste Div tags in sp designer 2010?

I have a js file which needs some html div content. where exactly I have to add div tags content in aspx page in SP designer 2010 . Thank you.
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Office 365 APIs for Javascript Windows 8 Store App Developers [closed]

When will the newly released/previewed Office 365 APIs be available for all of the JavaScript Windows 8 Store App Developers?
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White rectangle background when i scroll SharePoint Modal Dialogbox

I'm facing a strange issue. Couldn't find the solution for this on the internet. I'm using a SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog in a SharePoint web part. Issue: When this dialog box is displayed and ...
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How to write javascript for Yes No modalDialog Box?

how can we write javascript for sharepoint2010 confirmation ModalDialog popup with Yes NO buttons? Thank you. I wrote like this.. but which is not working.. please anybody help. function ...
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How to upload image file into the SharePoint picture library using ECMA Script

I require code to upload image file to sharepoint picture library using javascript or ecma script. Thanks
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How do I trigger the default form validation without submitting the form

I'm customizing the NewForm of a list item and need to trigger the default form validation from my JavaScript, but I don't want the form to be submitted, since I'm doing that in a callback later on. ...
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Get ID of item in ListView Web Part

How can I get the ID of an item in a ListView Web Part, on hover? I need this ID to fetch some columns from the list, and show them in a tooltip box. Can I get the whole thing done using ...