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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Create SharePoint List programmatically

I want to create a SharePoint list programmatically from a SP addin. I would like to know which approach is better: Using JavaScript or Using REST Thanks In Advance
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Problem with adding new item to the list depending on the structure

I've following issue. Function which supopse to create new item on the list, adds the row only when the list is situated in the root node (webUrl = "http://rootserver.com/";) whereas when it is placed ...
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Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'Selection' of undefined

I have a button that runs a JS function (in a Script Editor Web Part): function flexRegistration() { var context = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var listId = ...
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Get user profile picture URL using ID CSOM

I am trying to get the user profile picture url for a user using some JavaScript, I am querying a person and group field in a list and getting the use id via some CAML Query. However the issue I am ...
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Get item count of a list without getting all properties

I want to get the item count of a list, so my code looks like this: var list = context.get_web().get_lists().getByTitle("tasks"); context.load(list); Doesn't this way retrieve all properties for ...
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How to show and hide a paragraph in html when a button is clicked?

I have the following query. I have a <pre> tag and it has some text inside but i want to hide <pre> when a button is clicked. Following images shows code: When this addNewTest() ...
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Uncaught Error: Incorrect usage of exception handling scope

I am trying to implement try/catch scope in my JSOM, but I am getting the error message in the question's title. Below is my code: errScope = new SP.ExceptionHandlingScope(context); ...
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SharePoint Online - direct from one page to another

I want to be able to go from one page to another in sharepoint, and get the value of the previous page that the user came from. I investigated the method called: SP.Utilities.HttpUtility.navigateTo, ...
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Get ctx.ListData inside Calendars

I want to retrieve some data about each item in a Calendar, but I can't find ctx.ListData inside Calendar view. Is this a bug in SharePoint?
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How to focus field when opening modal dialog

If I have a modal dialog which looks like the following, how can I focus the textarea after opening the dialog? By simply adding $('#txtArea').focus(); after the code, the txtArea has focus for only ...
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How to disable fields in list newform.aspx/editform.aspx using javascript/Jquery

Need to disable Managed metadata field (the below code disables the textbox of the field but not the button which is used to select the value to the field), Choice field with radio buttons or ...
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Sharepoint doesn't always execute script

So i have a webpart where some very smart people have hardcoded the number of items to show... So i've insert some javascript in a script editor to show more items (since those smart people just add ...
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Set a value for all field in desired column? javascript

i have the following solution: in my SP list called QUIZ i have a column named koha i also have a userinterface that is build via XML in my javascript solution the current setting are when you ...
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IMNRC works once but not twice

I'm working a solution for a Campus Map. The basic idea is that I have a xml file in site assets, as well as a .gif. The .gif is shown in a Script Editor web part and uses a map. There is currently ...
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Passing Values to iFrame from URL

Currently I am working on a bit of a easy setup, but I am confused how to proceed any further. I have exhausted roughly 4 hours looking for the right solution. What I basically am trying to do is ...
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Set People picker from AJAX call [duplicate]

I need to set a people picker field with the value from a JSON/verbose Ajax call. Using the below format I am able to set everything from text fields to selection fields but can not seem to set people ...
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SP13: Connecting Content Types

Working in SharePoint 2013. Have a custom list with a bunch on content types. Some of the content types share the same columns. My assumption was that if a column is filled in one column type it ...
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Get a specific item from the return

I have some javascript which is looking to a list, it returns more than one result. I want to be able to store each result in its own object. How can I do this? Please see my code for illustration ...
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SharePoint online - API data access quality

How much access to the data will I have if I use SharePoint online? Will I be able to do reporting from any list or rdl hosted in SP online via the available javascript api? What about pulling data ...
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Showing error of 'PreSaveItem is not defined' when trying to save item in any list on restored site

We took a backup of production site and restored it on our development server. The site has been developed on OOB or SharePoint Designer with no custom development on it. The restoration process went ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online (365): How can I insert html tags, such as divs and footers in the OOTB master page?

This is my first time working with SharePoint Online and I have been asked to create a master page with some custom links inside different divs and a footer. I saw another post here, but it did not ...
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javascript to set value of a lookup field

I have 5 values in my lookup column. I need to select one and show it there by default. document.getElementById("IdofLookupField").value="Country"; But this is not working, this doesn't set the ...
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Security Error while doing REST update on the SP list

I am trying to make update with the usage of REST but I got an error: -2130575251, Microsoft.SharePoint.SPException. The security validation for this page is invalid and might be corrupted. ...
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Async REST Queries and setting field values to global variables

I'm having a problem wrapping my head around these sharepoint async REST queries. The problem is that an async REST query isn't setting a field.value because the assignment is happening to soon. Even ...
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Object Doesn't support property or method '$1X'

I am using JSOM in Nintex Forms 2013. My script includes are /_layouts/15/sp.runtime.debug.js /_layouts/15/sp.debug.js /_layouts/1033/init.js /_layouts/MicrosoftAjax.js /_layouts/sp.core.js ...
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How to handle & and + characters in hyperlinks in the search People hover panel template

In our SP Server 2013 environment we have an employee directory. The hover panel that shows up next to a result shows the Department name of an employee. This is a clickable hyperlink. When a user ...
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Problem with retrieving Sharepoint list with js

I am trying to retrieve list from SP page but I got following error: Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'apply' of undefined from MicrosoftAjax.js file. It seems that it's due to the ...
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How can I run JavaScript after saving SharePoint list item properties from editform?

I have some code I want to run on a list item after any properties (metadata) are saved from the editform window. Where/how can I put JavaScript to run at that time? Thanks!
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Broke my SharePoint site by modifying master page, help!

I was attempting to add Javascript that would remove the "recently viewed" list of the SharePoint page. I ended up removing the code, and upon saving the page and navigating to the SharePoint site, I ...
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Uncaught ReferenceError: SP is not defined

I am trying to implement to Sharepoint simple function from MSDN which I've placed in aspx file but I got this error in js web browser console: Uncaught ReferenceError: SP is not defined. Any ideas ...
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Compare two int columns in a Sharepoint list

I´m doing a course catalog app for SharePoint. And I have a list called Courses. In that list I have two columns called: Seats and FreeSeats. When you make a new course the boss decide how many can ...
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How to retrieve and read items from sharepoint list and assign them to a variable with JavaScript?

I have the following list how can i retrive the value of koha column for first row and second row separate, datatype for koha column is number and how to assign value of koha into a variable var ...
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HierarchyRequestError in sp.ui.rte.js

How can I resolve this error? I see this in Firebug's Javascript Console for sp.ui.rte.js on every Sharepoint Page that's loaded. It persists through an iisreset. And it is always the very last ...
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Getting Value of Radio Button on SharePoint 2013 Edit Form using jQuery

EDIT: updated verbiage to reflect this is specifically a Radio Button choice field. The below script works when the choice is set to display in a drop down. I'd like to be able to do the equivalent ...
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How to put onload events on SharePoint 2013 scriptlinks?

In my page layout, I want to load a javascript file and put a onload event on it like <script onload="console.log(this)" src="https://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.11.1/jquery.min.js"> ...
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Adding a “read more” button to announcements web part with JavaScript

Having some trouble adding a "read more" button to an announcements webpart in SP2013 Foundation. This "read more" button is automatically generated by JavaScript after the announcement/news entry is ...
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Not able to fetch Term store and related terms using JavaScript

I want to fetch termstore, Termsets and related terms. However, I'm not able to fetch the termstore. I'm receiving the error message: 404 not found This is the code I'm using: <script ...
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How to convert an item that is retrieved from list to a string datatype?

I am having problems with some strings i have the following code in javascript: _result = currentQuizItem.get_fieldValues()["Audience"]; "Audience" is a column in my sharepoint list, and it has ...
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assigned to getLookupValue() returns the wrong value

I am working on a SharePoint hosted App where I load tickets for a customer that is assigned to a technical engineer with csom. On start of the app the engineers are loaded correctly but by some ...
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Removing automatically generated file links from SharePoint 2010

I am trying to prevent a page in SharePoint 2010 (specifically a list view page) from automatically generating links from UNC file paths that are entered in a field. This is entered into the field... ...
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How to seen all JSOM internal fieldnames not DisplayName of Column of the list?

I know to get the Internal Fieldname from URL. But that takes long time and status bar is not always full with the url, so you have to open ze field and see in the top url what the internalfield name ...
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Update a colume in SharePoint 2013 with the current date on a daily base

I am trying to update the date of a column to show Today's date and automatically updating one per day in SharePoint 2013. Could someone help? A front-end or client-side approach would be best.
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How to add permission to a site collection?

I have a solution that is built with Visual Studio and I have no permission to delete a list or modify a list. I can not even see the lists that are inside current solution. so i cant access to ...
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Getting Current User - On Page Load (JavaScript)

Basically, what I want to achieve is to hide particular elements in all SharePoint sites within a single farm. What I did is I created a SiteCode.js file inside the Site Assets folder and filled it ...
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Trouble updating rows of data in an External Content Type using Javascript

I've tried a few different ways of doing this, including querying the External Content Type and then updating the current item. However as far as I ever get is an undefined variable error. This is my ...
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Add item level permission

Problem : I have two groups Visitors and Owners. I belong to both group with Full access. these two groups have been inherited to a list and list items level. Now while I want to submit any item to ...
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Get a list Id using javascript?

I'm trying to trigger the NewForm.aspx of a list by clicking on a link. I would like to known how to get a list ID using JavaScript (Or jQuery)? (SP2010) I've already tried : var context = new ...
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Show one List field Text over an image

I have set an image inside a to display. Now, I want to show one field from my SharePoint List column which is of date type over the image at the bottom position. Can you please suggest How can I ...
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how to get a list's add new item URL with JSOM?

I'm trying to figure out how I can get a list's add new item URL using JSOM in SharePoint 2010. This is what I have so far to get if the current user has edit access on the list. ...
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Profile properties web part

On my site, on the out of the box web part that shows profile info properties like title, department, phone etc. Is it possible to edit the display name of the properties ? I.e I am trying to rename ...