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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Set default value in people picker javascript/jquery

I want to set current logged in user to people picker by javascript. I can retrieve the value of user(lets say in var user).But how to set it to people control. Any help is much appreciated.
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How to find the current folder through JS COM?

Is there a way to get a reference to the current folder through the JS COM? It doesn't seem as though it can be done with SP.ListOperation. And by current folder, I mean the folder the user is ...
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Using Sharepoint client API to upload file as attachment in javascript

is there a way to upload file as attachment while using JavaScript client object model in sharepoint 2013? Or using web service in the middle is required? I cannot use FileAPI from HTML5. Thank you ...
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View custom field property value using JavaScript

I'm using SharePoint 2010. Need to retrieve the Custom field property values using a JavaScript. [Trying to do this during item click in the SharePoint list item view. I call the JavaScript on the ...
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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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SP2010: Get all library names within a site using javascript client object model?

How do I get the names of all libraries within a given site using jquery/javascript? the only way i know of is using getByTitle('listtitle'), but I would like all names of libraries (hopefully there ...
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calling click event on dynamic controls

What I have is fairly standard code for using JavaScript with SharePoint 2013. Inside the sharePointReady function, I have a few dynamic controls that are added to the page. The problem is that when ...
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JavaScript OnLoad and SharePoint does not work

I have tried this <script type="text/javascript"> function myfunc() { ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(GetSuppliers, "Directory.js"); }; ...
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What is the difference in GetCurrentCtx() and SP.ClientContext.get_current()?

Is there some reference to this subject? Both methods return completely different objects.
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Calling the SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog method

My SharePoint solution has a userControl that Register a js block string getJS(string title, string htmlContent) { return (string.Format(@" ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(function ...
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ScriptManager ServiceReference in SharePoint

I have always used jQuery.ajax to retrieve data from listdata.svc or lists.asmx in SharePoint and from some custom web services. Now I will try Microsoft Ajax Library and especially ServiceReference ...
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Sharepoint - Calculated Column showing different colours based on list item age

Marc, I understand you are a busy man, but if you can spare atleast sometime to my query below then I will really appreciate the gesture. Background: We get several requests (items on SharePoint ...
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How to import external javascript in a User Control?

I have a code-behind User Control (myUserControl.ascx and myUserControl.ascx.cs) that are in ControlTemplates/MyFolder/ and, in the code of myUserControl.ascx I need to use some javascript ...
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How to get list by url using client object model?

Is it possible to get list by url using ECMA script client model? For example something like this: context.get_web().get_lists().getByUrl("Lists/MyList"); UPD!: Please, refer to this correct ...
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get_fieldValuesAsText usage example

I need to get items using JSOM and show them on a page in a display form. So currency field will be shown like $ 123,456.78 the date will be formatted accordingly to settings and Yes\No value will be ...
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SharePoint online refer custom css and javascript in MasterPage (Site Assets)

How to add references to css and js files in HTML master pages. The files are residing in SharePoint libraries.
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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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get_defaultViewUrl () not working in SP Hosted app

I am trying to get the default view url of a list in SP hosted app. Below is the code i am trying, on execute success method. spListobj.get_defaultViewUrl(); It is returning me this error : The ...
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Removing top links from Sharepoint online team site

The whole day yesterday I have been trying to follow the instructions from MSDN to hide the top links in a SharePoint team site (SharePoint Online in Office 365). However, I can not get it to work. ...
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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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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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Help with getting the value of a look up field

Currently, I am using an ajax request to access the list items. The fields that are not lookups come as expected but the lookup fields come across as an ID of the object that corresponds to its ...
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Launch SharePoint 2013 Workflow w/Javascript

Looking to launch a list workflow from script tied to a button on a form. I've been referencing this article, as well as the code from example 5, and even tried using SPServices, but have yet to come ...
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Prevent/override standard Modal Dialog close button(X) from closing

I want to validate custom modal dialog form and if its not ok, prevent form from closing. For this purpose, I attached to X-close-dialog-button. Problem is to prevent it's default behavior. function ...
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CustomAction: UrlAction to open link in a new window

I have added a menu item to the Personal Actions menu by creating a CustomAction like so: <CustomAction Id="myCustomAction" GroupId="PersonalActions" ...
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form validation

I am new in javascript. I want to validating a form with five columns. FormDescription My Form Contain 5 input fields and one submit buttom I want following output 1.Initially submit button ...
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How to access the documents in using javascript in SharePoint 2013 Preview?

I try to get familiar with with the Javascript API of SharePoint 2013 (Preview). Therefore I started a SharePoint-hosted app using VS2012. The default app works just great after deploying to my local ...
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Hide upload Button on Asset Selector Dialog (AssetPortalBrowser.aspx)

I am looking to hide the "Upload" button in Asset Selector Dialog and I know Asset Selector Dialog uses Dialog.master in SharePoint. Is there a possibility to attach some custom jQuery/Javascript ...
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Page.ClientScript.RegisterClientScriptInclude in Sandbox?

I'm trying to use jQuery in a Sandboxed Visual WebPart (2010): protected void Page_Load(object sender, EventArgs e) { string jQuerySrc = Page.ClientScript.GetWebResourceUrl(this.GetType(), ...
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Loading jQuery in the Correct order

I wish to use a jQuery plugin in SharePoint. Currentley I have jQuery added to each page via a custom master page. <script src="/Style Library/js/jquery-1.6.4.min.js" ...
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Can all the /_layouts/xxx.debug.js files not be served to end users?

I'm working with a 3rd party vendor who has done the SP 2010 integration of a small site. I've noticed that our incredibly simple login page is nearly 3.2 megabytes. The users of this site are the ...
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Site Columns JSLink doesn't work in custom XSLTListViewWebPart

I have a site column (Status) that I've added JSLink to, that runs my custom JavaScript. This works fine on lists. The JavaScript changes the text to a colored image. I've then created a Visual Web ...
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Optimizing taxonomyTerm request

I'm working on a custom navigation webpart for SP2013 using the JSOM. Currently, a part of fetching the data from the termstore involves fetching all the terms and then getting data from the ...
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Retrieve subsites from site collection sort last modified date using CSOM

I want to retrieve subsites from current site collection. And it should be order by last item modified date. I am able to retrieve subsites by following code : channel_context = ...
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Can I immediately call a function when selecting data in a SharePoint 2010 choice field?

I am trying to show/hide other fields depending on the choice selected from a specific choice field in my SharePoint form (NOT InfoPath). I can get it to work using "onfocusout" but that does not work ...
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XsltListViewWebPart and custom link column

I have a XsltListViewWebPart with a custom link column used for change a value on current listitem using JavaScript. <a href="javascript:ApproveRejectRDA('{@ID}', true);" title="approve"> ...
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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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How to get ClientPeoplePicker value using javascript

can anyone please tell me, How to get ClientPeoplePicker value using javascript.?
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SharePoint 2013: Check Workflow status programmatically (javascript)?

I need to be able to get the status of a SharePoint workflow 2013 using javascript. My goal is to start in a loop for all selected items synchronously a workflow. For that I will check if the started ...
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How can you get a user's mysite image url based on a list's AuthorId?

I have a list that I am using SharePoint 2013's rest API to grab info from. I would like to display an image of the user who created the list. This site shows how to get a user's image url based on ...
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How to get file or list item icon in SharePoint 2013 using javascript

My requirement is i have to display files from document library with images using javascript object model or spservices. pls let me now is there a way.
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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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SP 2010 - Client object model (javascript) - How to use get_listItemCollectionPosition for paging?

This is my code: When I call the function to get the items, it fails (doesn't go to the fail function, it goes into the success function but crashes when I try to get the position object), and I get ...
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SharePoint 2013 lazy load for .click() issue

With IE 10 and Chrome 26 on Win7 x64 (Host1) no issues are appearing, except Firefox 20. With IE IE 8 on Win7 x64 (Host2) and IE 10 on Windows Server 2012 x64 (Host3), there is the following issue I ...
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JavaScript and CSOM Unable to update a new item lookup field with a string

I have a list MyUsers that has a lookup field deptRef that references the Title in my departments list. Fine and is easy for my users to update the MyUsers list and select the relevant department. ...
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Best way to access SharePoint (online) from a Windows 8 RT/Metro application?

I am developing a Windows 8 tile app/Metro (Windows RT) application. I have experienced some problems linking with the C# client object model assemblies due to limitations in RT. I was hoping I ...
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ECMA script - retrieving SPList property bag

I have added a property bag to SPList. Since the SPList doesn't support property bag, I have added my custom property to SPList.RootFolder.Properties. I would like to retrieve this property using ECMA ...
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Client Object Model equivalent of SPWeb.SiteLogoUrl

I can get the name, url and description of a site using SP.Web but there is no logo property. Is there a javascript COM equivalent to ...
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SharePoint webpart and application page

I need to make an application page or a webpart that have a javascript code and i tried to add the jquery i a new project to upload it to the SharePoint but the code didn't work this is the code that ...
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jquery projects and visual studio best practices?

Just curious how others are handling their jquery related solutions. It's obviously very easy to add a Content Editor web part with a content link to a source file. That file could have your ...