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 create ContentType with FieldLinks using REST on O365

I'm trying to create a ContentType with FieldLinks using REST only (no SP.ClientContext) on SharePoint Online, but I'm not able to make it work. Creating ContentType by POSTing to ...
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Getting back-end data and displaying it in the client

My SP Admin level is strong. My SP dev level is beginner. I know some JavaScript. What is the best method of bringing Server and Farm information from the back-end to the client-side? For example, ...
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SharePoint Edit Mode Javascript error in edit mode

I am not able to edit the page from the browser. I used to change and edit webparts when suddenly in the edit mode everything looks like it is locked/stalled. When I open the debugger tool, I saw a ...
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SP.Utilities.Utility.SendEmail with additional headers [javascript]

Want to use the built in SendEmail with javascript and jquery. Found this code and got it working -- sends the email -- using the code below: var appweburl = "https://example.com/site"; var ...
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How to exclude TaxonomyFieldControl from spell checker

I have a page layout with a couple of TaxonomyFieldControls on it. When I run the spell checker in the ribbon the taxonomy fields are getting flagged with spelling errors. I don't want the taxonomy ...
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unexpected response from server

I am using javascript to load data from list. But every now and then i get error Unexpected response from server Sometimes i get and sometimes i dont. I googled and someone suggested to free memory ...
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People Picker in sharepoint 2010 in Client Object model

I want to implement a people picker functionality in sharepoint 2010 with Client Object Model (JSOM), how to do it? Actually i have implementated in 2013 but the same code does not work on 2010.
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Get object of ribbon button in JavaScript

I am trying to access the ribbon button via JavaScript. Below is my code: // Get the page manager var ribbonPageMgr = SP.Ribbon.PageManager.get_instance(); // Get the ribbon var ribbon = ...
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socialManager.isFollowed(socialActor) only returning 0 or false, but never true

Any ideas why I'm only getting 0 or false, but never true for result.get_value()? // Set IsFollowed correctly. var clientContext = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var socialManager = new ...
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Multilevel Audience Targeted Global Navigation SP2013

Has anyone set up Multilevel Audience Targeted Global Navigation SP2013? If I use term set I am unable to set security otherwise cannot set multilevel?
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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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Required Field Issue with SharePoint 2010 December 2013 CU

I installed SP2 a couple of weeks ago to fix the issues with my XSLT Compiles timing oot (Which was a Bug introduced in SP1). Things seemed fine, but then a few days later we noticed that workflows ...
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SharePoint InputFormTextBox returns javascript error while changing its position

I have created one aspx page for implementing the edit comments of the form. For this I am using the SharePoint InputFormTextBox control. I have a total of 4 Divs each containing one InputFormTextBox, ...
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Instrumenting search term in SharePoint2010

I know SharePoint2013 can capture this data better but in 2010, i am trying to capture exactly what terms people are searching for. I have analytics logic that i can call as javascript. My search ...
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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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How to add the standard sharepoint list item context menu?

we have written a webpart that outputs titles of list items. We now want to add to each of those items the standard flyout menu (see the picture) below, but don't know how so far. Can you help us out ...
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Filtering SharePoint list items that have multiple values using jQuery

I have a SharePoint list that contains multiple columns of information. There’s a Category column that’s a look up to another list called ‘Category’. This is to produce unique ID’s for each of those ...
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changing language on application page

I am using following code to change the language of HTML form on application page: <asp:Content ID="PageHead" ContentPlaceHolderID="PlaceHolderAdditionalPageHead" runat="server"> ...
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Programatically creating Discussion List Posts - and replying to them from Outlook

We are Programatically creating a Discussion List Post/Topic (using JavaScript) based on an entry in a custom list. The idea is to synchronize this Discussion List with Outlook. That does happen ...
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Refreshing connected child list view after parent update

On my web part page I have 2 list view: Parent and Child. Child is connected to Parent. Parent view is filtered Display=1. I click item "DDD" on parent list, take it to edit, change value Display=0 ...
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Populate multiple text boxes based upon dropdown list selection in SharePoint 2013 on prem

I have 1 main list called OnCallEscalationContacts. This list has fields such as - TechnologyTeam [dropdown], FirstContact [people picker], FirstContactPhone [text field], SecondContact [people ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Notifications (Similar to Outlook)

I have a SharePoint 2013 on-premise intranet portal. I want to build a Notifications feature similar to the one in Office 365 or something similar. Anyone got recommendations on using 3rd libraries ...
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SharePoint 2013 set “Structural Navigation: Display only the navigation items below the current site” JavaScript

As the title says, I currently have JavaScript that sets the navigation, however it currently sets it too "Structural Navigation: Display the current site, the navigation items below the current site, ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search Center - Alternative for $includeLanguageScript?

Is there an alternative approach to loading the language resource files with $includeLanguageScript in SharePoint 2013 Search Center? Sometimes it happens that the file is not loaded fast enough, ...
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Change permission of the multiple items

I'm trying to conditionally change permission of the multiple items in SharePoint 2010 Forms Library. I've found the working code in MSDN ...
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JQuery does not work anymore when refresh the page SharePoint 2013

I want to change value of span by jquery (selecting by ID and CSS). The script works, but when I refresh the page, it does not work anymore. I want to change the value 0 which CSS is ...
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Add action on approve button

I want to trigger a custom javascript code when I click on the Approve button on an Approve form (during an Approval workflow). How can I do that?
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Image file corrupted upon upload via REST

I have been attempting to use REST to upload image files to SharePoint but am running into the same issue again and again. The issue is that while the image file uploads to an image library, it shows ...
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Access ADFS-provided information in CSOM

I have hit a bit of a roadblock in some recent work, and I'm not sure how to proceed. Goal: be able to access a user's first and last name in JavaScript running in a SharePoint 2013 page, through the ...
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Javascript won't work in Chrome

I've a problem with my SharePoint-Javascript. In IE and FF it works propably fine, but in Chrome it won't work. The script is called on a refresh of the main page and auto adds some users in a ...
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structuring Javascript for sharepoint code

I have been reading many articles and going through many video tutorials, they explain almost all patterns from javascript (Module pattern, Prototype pattern, Revealing Module pattern and etc) with ...
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Close modal after form have “saved”

Im trying to trigger a page reload after my editform is done. I know that I can create a js function, "presaveitem". But this is called before the item is saved. I need to trigger some custom JS ...
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Save the Webpage content as document to Document library in SharePoint 2010

We have a requirement to save the webpage content as document (PDF/XPS/Image) to SharePoint Document library on a button click. Only client side scripts (Javascript/Jquery) are allowed to acheive ...
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ECMA executequery not fired

I'developped an apps for sharepoint online. This apps propose to diffuser uploaded document under all library subsite. In first i retrieve all sub site then load needed library and finally. I do some ...
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Javascript Script Editor code not showing for non-admin users

I have added a script editor web part in SP 2013 to add the code below to place a status message at the top but it doesn't work for non-admin users. I can see it just fine logged in as the admin on ...
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How to dynamically change the drawing path in Visio Web Access Web Part

I am wondering if there's any way to dynamically change the drawing shown by a visio web access web part. I have multiple drawings I want to show on a page based on what users click on the page. Any ...
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Function call in selection event

I want to call the following function in a selection event function name calcDay(). var p = getList("Compulsory Leave"); When i put it inside the selection event function it generated error : p is ...
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SP13 - Finding all sites a group has access to

In SharePoint 2013 when you're looking at a group's page (the one that lists all of the members of the group) you can open the 'settings' menu and there's a choice to 'view group permissions'. This ...
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Add a reference to a JavaScript file in a custom action for a provider hosted app

I have a custom ribbon button in my app where I am trying to add logic to enable/disable the button based on whether or not the selected items are records. I am able to get the EnabledScript attribute ...
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Can I programmatically access the values and modified dates for appended column entries?

I have a Projects list with a multi-line text column named Progress Update set to "Append" to create a record of updates. This appended Progress Update column saves a "blank" value when a list item ...
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Can't send Email: Error 500 or 403 when trying to use SP.Utilities.Utility.SendEmail

I am getting a Internal Server 500 error when trying to send an email using the SP.Utilities.Utility.SendEmail in my SharePoint Online App. It is worth noting that I am working from a custom .aspx ...
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Sharepoint List Form Javascript get validation results

Is it possible to find out using javascript/jquery if a SharePoint 2013 new/edit list form throws validation errors? Something like: if(page.ValidationFailed) //do something I do not won't to ...
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How can I get displayed date of a Calendar view in Day mode via Javascript?

I have a custom calendar list with Calendar view, when adding a new list item I want to set Date field to the clicked date. Or even a date range Is there a simple way to achieve this? I there a way ...
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Get value of custom column from Lookup Field in View - Client Side Rendering

I'm wondering if is possible use the Id of the Lookup Field for obtain a custom column created in the list. Example: I have two lists called Books and Authors. Here, Authors has a LookUp field to ...
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'Srch' is undefined Shareponit View

I have a bug in JavaScript, 'Srch' is undefined in file sp.ui.listsearchbox.js, Line: 1, Column: 5673 this bug there is only on view, and I don't have any ideas how fixed this bug. Maybe ...
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Infopath 2010 form in Sharepoint 2013 modifying values before save

I have a really complicated problem that I haven't been able to find a solution for and was wondering if anyone can provide some suggestions. Background: I have a SharePoint list that contains 2 ...
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Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'toString' of undefined

I have implemented the jQuery UI autocomplete functionality on a input field using JSLink. It works like a charm when I test it using Internet Explorer 9, 10, 11 and Chrome. Some users are however ...
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How to get Web Application url in SharePoint 2013 in Javascript?

I'm looking for a "beautiful" and the fastest way to get only the web application url (don't want to trim or substring or anything else).
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Call Javascript Function After Saving Calendar Item

I am having a script as below:- function getColorValue(aId,atitle) { try{ var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext(); var oWebsite = clientContext.get_web(); var oList = ...
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Pre-selected Refiners

I have a Search Center set up with a number of refiners. One of the refiners for the items returned identifies whether a document is considered archived or not. It is required that a user can search ...