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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Uploading a document manually to a SharePoint document library using Jquery [duplicate]

I have been searching for a way to upload a document manually to a SharePoint document library using Jquery. i have done it in C#, but i want to do the same in Jquery. Still i couldn't find the way, ...
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How do I query the OData/REST API in 2013 effectively using JavaScript?

I want to use the improved OData/REST API in Sharepoint 2013 but it's hard to find good examples. As I see it, the OData-endpoint is of little use without a dedicated OData client library. With plain ...
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Modify list item field using javascript?

I'm trying to implement some Move Up and Move Down hyperlinks in a list so that, for example, pressing move up moves the item one place up in the list. I have tried giving the list an order column ...
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Convert Image src to base64 [closed]

I am working on Sharepoint 2010, I have create one custom button. when user select any row from list and click on custom button then I have fetch one multiple line column html in one variable name ...
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Office 365 Public Website JavaScript Snippets - how to remove

Playing around with Office 365 public website Master Page. Used security trimming to strip down the master page to reduce weight for use in responsive design. Assumption is we would not want any of ...
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Using a Dynamic Redirect in SharePoint

Here is the situation: I have two libraries, one housing current documents, and another which serves as an archive. I have a workflow which sends the owner a link to their document. The problem is ...
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Getting error “Object doesn't support property or method 'commitPopup'” when saving a new alert in SP 2010

In my SP 2010 environment, I have a html page, that has an iframe, and the iframe is the page where you create a new alert for a list. In the html page, I dynamically create the iframe and then insert ...
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How to create number field unique list using javascript?

I am creating lists from javascript in my app. Now I want to create a Field in that with unique values which is a number field. I am using following code: var fldCollection = oList.get_fields(); ...
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JavaScript CAML Query- Alter Column Name

Is there any way to control what name a column is returned as when a CAML query is run? I am interested in passing the results of several queries (on related items) to a single function, and as the ...
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Get SharePoint user id from login name

I need to retrieve current user id from login name. How can that be done? I have used the following code: var userid=Function??("domain\name");
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Referencing a Library in JS

I am attempting to reference a document library in JavaScript. From what I have read, I should be able to open the library using something similar to the following: list = ...
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Javascript code not viewable

I've added a webpart to sharepoint and added a widget using javascript. The javascript displays weather information and a few links. When i view the source of the page I cannot see any of the content ...
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Writing Javascript code in XSLT

Can I write Javascript code in XSLT? Basically I will be calling Javascript's document.location.href to check which site is currently opened (English or Arabic). So let's say if English site is ...
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Does SharePoint 2010 support HTML5, createJS elements?

I'm trying to embed HTML5/createJS in a SP Content Editor Web Part. On my browser (Chrome): In SharePoint (Chrome): The background CSS renders, but not the createJS/HTML5 elements (canvas): Any ...
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_spBodyOnLoadFunctionNames not always working

This is in reference to SharePoint 2010. I am writing some custom javascript that needs to know when the page has finished loading. To accomplish this I am pushing my callback function on to the ...
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Problem with jQuery Function for Expanding Grouped Lists

In my portal, I have a custom list that is using grouping. Now, I want to automatically expand all the groups, so I have mustered this javascript/jQuery function. I use a delaying function to load ...
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Format Date using Javascript Object Model

I am using the javascript object model to get a date field back and display it on a page e.g. oListItem.get_item("MyTestDate") This displays on the page by default as: Thu Jul 25 09:30:07 PDT 2013 I ...
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Is it possible for a html textbox to populate a sharepoint column in a list?

Here is the scenario: SharePoint 2010 doesn't have a back button, this makes it difficult when a user messes up in a branched survey. I have created a little JavaScript embedded html page that I ...
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Totalling output from column for all entries in a list

SP2010: I need to come up with a total (number) of a column for all entries in a list. For instance: Given a list with entries which can be comprised of apples, oranges, and pears, and their ...
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:net contra Javascript [closed]

If do some client programmering, what factors should I take it into consideration if I gonnna use javascript/ECMAScript or .net in relation to retrieve some functionality from SharePoint and apply it ...
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Install an app from the appCatalog using javascript CSOM

I'm trying to install an app in a site from the AppCatalog using the javascript CSOM I get the apps from the App Catalog using req.apps = SP.AppCatalog.getAppInstances(clientContext, oWebsite); I ...
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Javascript : How to handle version conflict errors when using javascript COM?

so I use quite a bit of the javascript client object model for CRUD operations to lists from custom pages (inputs) and I have found that I get version conflict errors on saves from time to time....its ...
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Javascript Object Model REST/AJAX: does callback/resulting function have access to the id of newly created item

so if I use rest like method to create a list item in javascript, can I get the id of the newly created item in the callback/result function? function createNewRecord(url, body, callback) { ...
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get the login name of the current user using javascript

var context = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); this.website = context.get_web(); this.currentUser = website.get_currentUser(); alert(currentUser); i tried this code, but i got an ...
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Javascript in my masterpage loads in Firefox but not IE

In my masterpage, I've loaded a simple javascript file from /_layouts/myfolder/myjs.js - and the script loads and runs in Firefox (even in different instances and with different plugins) but not in IE ...
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Jquery is not working on sharepoint date time control

Hi In my application page i have a sharepoint datetime control. I am using jquery on text changed event to calculate the number of days and displaying in a text box. Now i want to fire the same event ...
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Get current user in Client Object Model with javascript?

var ctx = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var web = ctx.get_web(); ctx.load(web); var user = web.get_currentUser(); alert(user); I used above code to get the current user using JavaScript, but I ...
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Getting survey list settings (questions, possible answers) via REST

I need to custom render the survey on the client side so I need to be able to get it's settings via a REST (or web service) call. I tried calling Web/Lists(listguid)/Fields and I get all the fields ...
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Is there a way to check if a workflow is completed using Javascript?

I created a form that start a workflow automatically when an item is created, and I redirect to html page that shows a message like "Processing... please wait.", and I wait 3 seconds and so redirect ...
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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 ...