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 to pass parameter from modal popup to parent window

I have a parent window which is a Display page of a list item. This page comes as a result of some redirection with custom querystring parameters to it. one of the querystring parameter is ...
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client context with userproperties and a list

I am trying to use a client context and load in userproperties and a list in the same success method. However I am having a problem as I get an error saying my listitems are undefined. Here is my code ...
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SharePoint 2013 Custom Ribbon Action inside Custom Group

I am trying to make a Custom Ribbon Action within Visual Studio. This works perfectly fine but I would like the Custom Action to reside in a custom group. I've seen lots of helpful(ish) threads/videos ...
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access the contents of a sharepoint list and update it

My problem is how to access the contents of a sharepoint list and update the contents by a button "Save" of another list that it have the same field. I'm working in sharepoint online using JavaScript....
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Table of Contents not Displaying

I am trying to create a Table of Contents on my SharePoint page and I was successful in css but it is enclosed in a content editor and after I add it it looks fine but doesn't add the links so that I ...
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sharepoint 2010 javascript get items from a document library

I am trying to use JavaScript to get all the items in a document library. I am able to get it to work, but for the life of me I cannot get the title, name or path to the file to come back. I can get ...
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How to get list id and item id?

I want to share document in page which does not have document library web part (hence I can't get renderCtx). I need to use this function: DisplaySharingDialog('http://spdev/sites/default','{...
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extract data from a textarea of list and put it into another textarea

When I want to extract data from a textarea of list and put it into another textarea , I have the problem of div. it look like this when my information appears I want to remove the start (div) and ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online Search Query for Site Collections

I wonder if It's possible to get all my site collection names or paths in Javascript, Visual Studios. I've found them through REST when I put server/_api/search/query?querytext='sharepoint' in the ...
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SP13: Master Page Centering

I am working changing the master page to center the content in the middle of the page. For an example, see the homepage to www.topsharepoint.com. To accomplish this task I have changed the master ...
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extracting data from list to form

I made a custom list and in the other side I made a apps, in fact it is a form that I have done with html + css + JS using visual studio and deploying my solution in sharepoint online. my question is ...
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Based on URL how to set Global navigation nodes (CSOM) node as active - javascript

I want to use the same navigation everywhere (mysite, teamsites ..) So I'm fetching the (managed navigation) global navigation by csom in the masterpage. The global navigation is only going to show ...
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What are the advantages of using SP Services?

What advantages would I gain by using the SP Services library in SharePoint releases 2010 and later? The 2013 (and even the 2010) JavaScript Object Model and REST API seem to cover a significant ...
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fill a field of form from custom list

I want to fill the fields of a form, that I builded by an app in visual studio using JavaScript, from another custom list. my problem is in this code and how to do this with JavaScript. function ...
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SPServices GetListItems GroupBy

I am using the SPService, the method GetListItems. I need to groupBy the result (distinct). This is my code: var CamlQuery = '<Query><GroupBy Collapse="TRUE"><FieldRef Name="nameA" /...
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How to handle multiple calls to executeQueryAsync synchronously?

I have a custom list to which I am applying JSLink to NewForm.aspx. The list where JSLink is applied is : XXX and in the JSLink I am querying data to YYY from the list YYY there are two fields ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Javascript Code for File Upload - Max limit exceeded ?

I have an issue with uploading file > 2MB. I have used javascript code to upload files from my UI. In Central Admin, the allowed file size has been increased to 10MB. Whenever I try to upload a file ...
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Get the title and/or link of the parent website in javascript in SP2013

Is it possible somehow in JavaScript to acquire the title and/or link of the parent of my current site? I know that I can create a client context with a specific URL, but is it possible to do this ...
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Updating a single list item based on relative URL

Is it possible, using SPServices, to update a specific list item when all I have is the file path? For example, I have a file located at /site/library/folder/file.txt and I want to update a single ...
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Is it possible to break alerts in one site collection with client-side scripting?

We have a single site collection where alerts have been down for some time. After review, it was suggested that client-side Javascript (common ones like EasyTabs and SPServices) could break alerts. I'...
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_spPageContextInfo is undefined in client web part

I have created a client web part for a SharePoint-hosted app that I am creating. The app makes use of the clienttemplates.js library in SharePoint to render user presence (Lync) in the web page. I am ...
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Remove all user groups from a web site in javascript

I have figured out how to break inheritance on a site, but I really want to do that and then remove all the standard and/or inherited user groups from the site. Is there a way to iterate through all ...
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request failed unexpected response data from server null

My objective is to read and extract data from list created in SharePoint site and put it in another list of the same site. Firstly my problem is that an error message appears where I deploy my ...
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Refreshing a Web Part Without a Post back in SharePoint 2013

I have a list with many columns in SharePoint 2013, I used SharePoint designer 2013 for displaying items , I have tow web parts in a page that I created in SharePoint designer 2013, one web part ...
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jQuery not working properly

In the editform.aspx of an item, I am trying to use jQuery to cause a pop up to go off anytime a field is changed (sort of silly, but once I get this to work, I plan on moving to doing more). However, ...
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SP2013: Tabular view incompatible with JSLink checkboxes?

I'm using a JSLink file to replace a "Single line of text" column with a custom checkbox. For some reason, when "Allow individual item checkboxes" is enabled my checkbox won't work - I can't even ...
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Clientpeoplepicker control in custom SharePoint List form

I use SharePoint 2013. I need advice to bind clientpeoplepicker control with a field. By default, user field on list form is displayed same as SharePoint:ClientPeoplePicker. So we have autocomplete ...
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Access an item in a list in a subsite with Javascript(Solved)

function Testing() { var context = new SP.ClientContext('/Testing'); documents = context.get_web().get_lists().getByTitle("Site Assets").getItems(); context.load(documents); context....
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Expand collapse text on a Wiki page

I am trying to have a section of text on a Wiki page hidden by default, but when clicking on a link/header the text is then unhidden/expanded. I have searched online and thought I was getting ...
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Trigger JavaScript on Custom Action Ribbon/Menu Item

I have two custom actions that are currently deployed to a SharePoint 2013 Forms Library. They are working perfectly fine with the exception of a less than favorable method. What happens now is that ...
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Editing Managed Metadata List columns using JavaScript

I am attempting to update a list outside of my app web. When I find the list, I am finding my column, then casting that into a TaxonomyField. The purpose of casting is to be able to play with ...
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Insert a list item using REST form webpart: 403 error even when X-RequestDigest is present

I intend to insert a list item from the main page in intranet to a list hosted on another site collection. I made this simple HTML & JS to get it done, but I always get the 403 / FORBIDDEN error: ...
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executeQueryAsync fail on Chrome

I am using SP.ClientContext (JS library) to update some item's fields. It is working fine on IE but on Chrome I get this error (displayed as alert): Request Failed, status code 0 text '' The ...
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JSOM - get listitem by file URL

Task Abridgment - Access item attribute from a picture library by picture url. Long - When editing a pagelayout and an image is added to the page, the image's description should be loaded. This is ...
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Hide ribbon control in newform.aspx & editform.aspx

I want to hide ribbon form my newform.aspx & editform.aspx forms only. I don't want to hide ribbon from my whole site. I just want that whenever a user add or edit item top ribbon must be hidden ...
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Get List by “InternalName”

I'm trying to use the SharePoint 2013 JavaScript Object Model to retrieve a List via an internal name equivalent. SPList doesn't have a Name or Internal Name property. It is referred to by the Title;...
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SharePoint 2013 REST - Create list item with user field and lookup field

I'm trying to add an SPListItem to an SPList via REST, but have a problem with User or Group and Lookup (information already on this site). function adddullitem() { var item = { "...
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JavaScript is breaking my theme in SharePoint 2013

I am having an unusual problem. I have a site in SharePoint 2013 I just stood up, and starting to experiment with JavaScript and jQuery. I am using one of the OOTB themes, not ready to monkey around ...
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How to validate parent list data while creating new child item

I am having a parent list and child list. Parent list (Contract) is having an Contract Num, Contract Amount, Start Date and End Date columns. Child list (Project) is having and Project Name, Parent ...
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SP2013: Custom script interfering with OOTB ribbon controls

I've got a weird one here, and my JavaScript/SP2013 skills aren't up to the task apparently. I've got a custom script that I made by bashing together other scripts & snippets from around the web. ...
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Displaying list from another site collection, want items to open in a modal dialog

Here is the code I'm using. Keep in mind that I know practically nothing about javascript and borrowed the code from someone else. He hasn't had time to look at it yet. I'm just trying to modify it to ...
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Sharepoint- Client Object Model - Javascript - How to check if a particular file with same name exists in a document library folder

I am using javascript sharepoint 2013. I want to know how to check if a file exists in a folder, before i upload. Here's my code // Folder Name - folder into which I need to upload var ...
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2 client contexts using the same success method

Is there anyway to have 2 client contexts in the same success method like so var clientContext = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var peopleManager = new SP.UserProfiles....
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Count characters in text field

I have a simple custom developed list that contains three columns, one of these columns should take maximum 7 characters, otherwise problems are caused, thus I want to make the user aware of the ...
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custom page allowing verification of existing item

The scenario is that I need a multi stage pages. Ideally I would like to do this on a single page but for simplicity 2 pages are fine. On the 1st page I need to verify if an item exists in the ...
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Get the field “Created”

I have a list "Consult", and I want get the field "Created" this is my code: function consultWorkOrder() { try { var customlist ; var clientContext = new SP....
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Check if the user has attached any file

When I open(edit) some item in a list I want to check with JavaScript if the user has attached any file in my Edit Form...
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object object from get_userProfileProperties() stringify

var clientContext = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var peopleManager = new SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager(clientContext); // Get user properties for the target user. // To get the ...
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Disable ECB flyout menu in Sharepoint 2013

SharePoint 2013 introduced a new flyout on list items instead of a drop-down context menu. When you click the 3 dots next to a list item or document, you get the flyout. You then have to click the 3 ...
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How to find relative URL of a document library using JavaScript?

What I am trying to do is to enable the dialog with the metadata information when I drag and drop a file in a document library. The same dialog that appears when you upload a file through the +New ...