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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Attachment Upload using SPServices and Not the JS File API

I am trying to figure out how to use the SPServices JS library to upload a file without using the HTML5 JavaScript file API. This is specifically targeting IE9. I have a solution that works with all ...
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How to Create Piechart in sharepoint 2010 Based on the List item Values? Only using Javascript/jquery

I have a CustomList in Sharepoint 2010 as Mentioned Below.have two columns Team and Values of Team List A Team ValuesofTeam A 9 A 6 B 7 C ...
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Jquery to load dropdown on selected index change of another drop down in sharepoint 2010

I have 2 dropdowns. On Selected Index change event of ddlTaskFrequency dropdown i want to load another drop down. For example: If ddlTaskFrequency text= Daily or Weekly i have to load another ...
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In Chrome, Async Postbacks Fail

In Google Chrome, inside of an Update Panel, the first async postback succeeds, but the second silently fails. The issue is discussed many places: ...
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How to get result from SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog back to C#?

I have a code on a visual web part user control (see below): Could you please advice, how to get value from the callback function back to the C# in code behind to process it? <script ...
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Retrieve notifications with JavaScript

I want to incorporate social feed into my SharePoint webpart. I followed this tutorial: Code example: Retrieve social feeds by using the SharePoint 2013 JavaScript object model. Even if I used ...
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SP ECMA/JS get_siteUsers() not working? trying to get user with getByLoginName()

I am trying to get specific users with this line using ECMA but I keep getting error: this.oUser = cxt.get_web().get_siteUsers().getByLoginName('dev\\joe'); I keep getting property or method ...
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What is ULS2Vv:;?

I see that label in most SharePoint JavaScript libraries. I am curious - what's that used for? Example: EnsureScriptFunc("clienttemplates.js", "RenderUserFieldWorker", function () { ULS2Vv:; // ...
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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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JavaScript tab control that works on SP 2010

I'm trying to use jQuery UI Tabs but it seems to conflict with SP2010 styles, do you know any alternative that Works with SP2010? Or maybe a way to fix this? The same issue occurs with Bootstrap ...
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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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SP2010 JSOM: error when trying to get all users of specific group using javascript

having trouble getting users return from specified group using javascript per this on MSDN var siteUrl = '/sites/MySiteCollection '; function retrieveAllUsersInGroup() { var clientContext = new ...
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SP2010 JSOM: possible to automate breaking inheritance of item, and controlling role assignment using javascript

i am working on a custom system I am building into a site that allows various reps, of various departments to enter project information and many different aspects of related data (children) into the ...
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ecmascript/javascript to check current status of timer job

I want to show sharepoint notification when user opens a list form using oob. I am basically doing some sync with external list and sharepoint using timer job. For this i want to check if a specific ...
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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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Defer SP.RequestExecutor.executeAsync

I'm working on a SharePoint app where I need to run SP.RequestExecutor.executeAsync() in order to grab some information from one of the Host Web's lists. Depending on what method is calling the oData ...
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Changing link target to _blank has no effect

On my masterpage I have added the following script: function replaceLink() { var elems = document.getElementsByTagName("a"); for(i in elems) { var elem = elems[i]; ...
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Create a Document Library with column values programmatically with Javascript

I need to create a Document Library and assign it columns with Javascript. I've been searching around and I found the SP.ListCreationInformation documentation. Here is my code so far: function ...
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jQuery.noConflict() and Sharepoint 2010 WebParts

I've made two webparts for Sharepoin 2010 with jQuery plugins fancybox (slider) and cycle (slider). I need to locate both webparts on one page. But it doesn't work. I tried to use jQuery.noConflict() ...
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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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Column not found when creating list item with Javascript

I am making a SharePoint app with javascript. I am trying to add a list item to a list I have defined in Visual Studio. I have done this just by adding a list in the solution explorer, and I made ...
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Adding a custom delete button to a custom list form in SharePoint 2007

On a customized dispform.aspx page for document library, I'd like to add a delete button. I'm trying this code from SharePoint Designer, but getting error in sharePoint designer 2007 A string ...
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What is the id of the close button on a modal dialog?

I have a modal dialog and I want to change some of its properties through javascript. I have found the jquery code jQuery("a[id^='DlgClose']") but when I try to use the javascript ...
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display library items in content editor

I have a content editor webpart. There is a table and I would like to display the items of a spezial library in line 2, column 4. I have no idea how to realize this... maybe with javascript?
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Why, on occasion, does executeQueryAsync() fail to execute success OR failure method?

My intent is to dynamically create a grouping of EditControlBlock (List Item Menu) custom actions for two different list view pages. Upon loading the Active page, all custom actions are destroyed, ...
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How to call ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(MainFunction, “sp.js”); in button Click event of javascript?

Can i able to call the ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(MainFunction, "sp.js"); in the button click event of javascript or jquery Is it Possible? Thanks
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How to reterive list item values using CAML query?

I have one Date and time column and text colum. I need to retrieve list item value based on this both column using CAML query.. For ex: Columname---> Date value for date would be-6/1/2013 and ...
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Client Side Error Reporting and Instrumentation in SharePoint 2010/2013

I do a large amount of client side development using SharePoint as the back end. In most cases I rely heavily on the REST API and JSOM. I tend not to use the SharePoint masterpages and deploy my ...
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SP2010 JSOM: updating with CAML where clause

So I learned and have used the following to update a list item by ID using Javascript Client Object Model: function updateItem(passedID) { var ctx = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var myList = ...
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print function is not working fine with the script code

` .styled-button-2 { -webkit-box-shadow: rgba(0, 0, 0, 0.0976562) 0px 1px 0px 0px; background-color: #EEE; border: 1px solid #999; color: #666; font-family: 'Lucida Grande', Tahoma, Verdana, ...
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How to get the list item column values based on the html drop down and display in the alert box using Javascript?

I have a html dropdown list(team name) which contains three values A,B,C I have a sharepoint 2010 List A which contains Team name and Email. List A Teamname Email A A@test.com B ...
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How do I delete potentially many items from more than one list using JavaScript?

I'm trying to use a script to remove multiple list items from multiple lists. I'm using Javascript because I don't have access to Visual Studio. The idea is there's a Parent List item in a ...
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SP2010 REST API from Javascript: how to set multiple fields to filter on in the URL

weird but i can't figure this out or find a solution anywhere.... I want to filter on two values on a GET in REST URL from javascript. So since this is from ECMA I am just using filtering in the ...
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How to get the distinct values from sharepoint list using GetListItem and bind to dropdown?

I am Passing the XML for getting List item and binding to dropdown. Here i have shown the code.. <!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" ...
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How to pass arguments to SPServices function request?

In SPServices library, I make a search request using: $().SPServices({ operation: "Query", queryXml: queryText, completefunc: searchComplete }); function searchComplete(xdata, status) { ...
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SP2010 possible to create a text file in document library and fill with data from list using JSOM JavaScript/jquery

Is it possible to create a new item in a library and default that to a txt file or XML and using JavaScript or jquery insert data from a list into that file? For example from a page click a button ...
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Why is this CAML Query returning all items regardless of the <Where> element definition?

I'm trying to retrieve a list of items where a specific field matches a specific value. There is likely going to be multiple items returned when the query is successful. Here's what my CAML query ...
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Search problem - JavaScript SubmitSearchRedirect - WSS 3.0

I am trying to search using the default search control from sharepoint. <asp:ContentPlaceHolder id="PlaceHolderSearchArea" runat="server"> <SharePoint:DelegateControl runat="server" ...
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Reference for ECMAJavascript Library gets?

Is there a method reference for all the gets/sets in the. ECMAScript JavaScript library for sharepoint 2010. I know the obvious answer is MSDN but I have trouble finding anything there. For example I ...
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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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Put a break in javascript function

Hi I have 10 sharepoint lists.structure,column name,data type all are same. I need to check whether a particular item is found in any list then do some action using ecmascript. var ...
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SP2007: Upload a file to data view of document library using JavaScript

I'm new to SharePoint 2007 and looking if someone can help me on this. I have a data view that displays basically documents in a library. I was asked to add an "upload file" functionality using ...
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How to use SPServices search sql query - getting malformed query

I am using the SPServices javascript library to make a search request to sharepoint 2010 search. I am trying this query: queryText = "<QueryPacket xmlns='urn:Microsoft.Search.Query' ...
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set taxonomy field multiple values

I'm creating a sharepoint hosted app which is based on javascript only. I wanted to update a multivalue taxonomy field in a list so I wrote this function which didn't work. there is a very little ...
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How to write a caml query that filters by .pdf or folders?

How can I write a CAML query (for javascript ecma) that filters by only pdf documents or folders in sharepoint 2010? (this is for document libraries) Thanks.
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Web Part Javascript best practice

I have extended the CoreResultsWebPart in order to do some custom processing, but I am now considering breaking out some of the functionality into a new web part. Is it considered bad practice to use ...
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Creating directory structure from custom ribbon action

Environment: 2013, VS2012 I'm trying to develop a custom ribbon button for a document library that creates a folder (ie: a new project) and populates it with a hierarchy of sub-folders. I have some ...
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JavaScript function in URL field value

Is it possible to set the value for the URL field so that when clicked it runs a JavaScript function? I have created a field which stores links to files in SharePoint, but when clicked, the file is ...
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Lists.asmx and List Item Attachments

How would the lists.asmx service be used to add an attachment to a list item with JavaScript File API? I cannot find an example of anything other than copy.asmx for adding documents. Update: Here ...
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Create Taxonomy sub-term using CSOM and javascript

in sharepoint managed metadata I found very little documentation on managing terms using javascript CSOM. I could create a taxonomy term directly under the term set but I want to create a term under ...