The REST (Representational State Transfer) interface in provides access to lists and libraries as a relational data service. A core concept of any RESTful interface is the resource, and in SharePoint Foundation, lists and items are represented as HTTP resources that can be addressed by remote URLs.

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Add item to list using Fiddler and REST Urls

I'm currently reading up on using REST urls to add data in SharePoint 2013 On-Premises. Ultimately, I'd like to use JavaScript to leverage REST. I found this guide about testing this functionality ...
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Adding property bag value with Rest

I can retrieve existing properties using REST (web/AllProperties) from site collections. As the title states, I would like to add custom property bag values to the property bag on a site collection, ...
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Updating a list item from sharepoint online workflow using HttpSend

I'm trying to update an list item in the host web from a sharepoint app using workflow's HttpSend activity in visual studio. How should I set the RequestHeader and RequestContent values ?
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File Upload to SharePoint Documents Library Failed

I have a requirement in a SharePoint Hosted App to upload file to SharePoint Documents Library but the request to upload file is getting failed with following error: Status Code: 403 ...
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rest query orderby takes null as 0

I am making an ajax call to get the list data in SharePoint 2010 I am using orderby to sort based on a column ...
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Is it possible to write from Client App Part to a list in its Appweb?

Didn´t find any information at google or at stackexchange for this topic. I wrote a sharepoint hosted app, which has a list. In default.aspx I get data from that list via Rest and have form to create ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Blog - Order rest query by Category

I've created a blog on Sharepoint 2010 and want to query the list via REST for reporting. I want to order the list by the default field Category (internal name PostCategory). Unfortunately, this is a ...
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REST ListData service and anonymous authentication problem

I am trying to access SharePoint 2010 list items using rest service and with anonymous authentication enabled, I am getting 404 error. ...
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Create new SharePoint user with REST api

Is it possible to Create a new user in SharePoint? I tried the below but it doesn't work. We use ThinkTecture as the identity provider and not the default SharePoint authentication. POST ...
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Document Follow custom implementation slowing down the page performance

Let me explain my scenario : I am pulling the documents using search rest api and populating on the page. Each document having a (custom) follow icon. So, that he can follow/un-follow the document. ...
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SharePoint 2010 Rest query for Lookup fields

I am writing a REST query to retrieve data from child parent list. States is the parent list with "Title" column. LocalGovernment is the child list with "State_Territory(InternalName) and State / ...
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Thesaurus terms ignored when search is queried through REST

I have a SharePoint 2013 portal running enterprise search. I have imported some thesaurus with the Import-SPEnterpriseSearchThesaurus cmdlet. For example, let's say as a test I have associated the ...
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sharepoint 2010 get value of choice field through api call

I have a sharepoint list ImageList, i have a column which stores its type The column name is ImageType the choices are "profile pic","thumbnail" etc i want to fetch these choice values for this ...
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KoSP binding failing (undefined) while another one works

I'm trying to link a list of my own creation up with KoSP. I created the list "Employees" which was used in the tutorial and got it to work perfectly, it consistently displays the Employee list and ...
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Update Checkmark state via REST

I'm currently building a SharePoint Hosted App which gets any task list items from various sites and pushes them into an array. I'm using AngularJS to make these requests. Running a GET request on a ...
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Author and CreatedBy, api/web and listdata.svc differences

This is such a strange problem I'm not even sure how to ask it. I have rely heavily on rest-based services to access my SP2013 data for web applications. Depending on the circumstance I'll either ...
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Unable to upload files with long Name and long folder path using REST

I am trying to upload files to Sharepoint 2013 using REST based services. The upload works fine if the name of the file is less than 109 characters and the folder path less than 123 characters. I ...
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Check if a set of groups are present in rest api

I have a set of Sharepoint groups to be created with RestApi. But before creating i have to check if the group doenst exist already and then create. Is there a way to send multiple group names and ...
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access_denied error in 3-legged oauth flow for sharepoint app

I have installed the app(tenant level) from Sharepoint store and the app gets installed successfully for every one in the organization. While doing 3-legged authorization flow, after executing ...
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Getting the list item Permission using Rest Api

I'm trying to get the list item permission using restapi in asp.net mvc. i had get the permission using below url ...
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Add Columns in Document Library using REST

I am creating a Document Library using REST with the body content below. At the same time as i create this Document Library i also want to create custom columns. What should i type in the body ...
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How to get the Search REST API sort to not be case sensitive?

I am using the Search REST API to get a list of users, and am trying to sort the results by last name. However, the sort seems to be case sensitive. Is there a way to change the way items are sorted? ...
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Error when querying list/roleassignment in 2013 REST API - Need to know if a user can query a list/library

In sharepoint 2013, I need to check if a the current user, has access to a specific list, for that I'm using the following REST endpoint (using AJAX) ...
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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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Best way to filter by distribution groups user is in and show assigned to tasks for that group

Basically, the goal is that there is a task list web part that will use REST services to see what distribution groups a user is a part of and the view will filter based on if any distribution groups ...
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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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Get Department for current user using REST API (Javascript)

Is it possible to get the department of the current user using REST API (Javascript)?
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HTML5/JavaScript Form with Complex Field Types

I am developing a responsive Website on top of SharePoint using Angular and have a few list forms that I need to establish. For fields such as text and date via saving or updating against the REST ...
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Service account to access data without being able to log into the web interface?

I've been asked a tricky question. Here is the schema. A user have access to a custom web interface, no SharePoint. He wants, through this interface, to access data on SharePoint. He has no account on ...
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How to retrieve a SharePoint list item using document ID only

How can I retrieve a SharePoint list item using just the document ID? I am accessing a SharePoint 2013 server (with document IDs enabled) remotely from a .NET application. I do not know which site or ...
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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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Rest API create personal site enque

I'm trying to provision My Site by utilizing SharePoint JSOM or REST API. The JSOM code snippet (below) gives System.UnauthorizedAccessException and REST call gives me a 401. The goal here is to ...
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How to combine 2 calenders from 2 different sharepoint online sites?

I've received the assignement to combine 2 calenders from 2 different sharepointonline sites. From what i researched, this is not possible with the out of the box overlay solution SharePoint has to ...
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User Profile REST Endpoint isn't up-to-date

I'm trying to access the User Profile information so that I can personalize some information on our Intranet. I'm using the User Profile REST endpoint for it, but it seems like the REST endpoint is ...
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How to use REST on Form Libraries

I need to edit permissions on individual form items that have been added to a form library. This is within 2013 Workflows. So I only need the http call. I have tried to access using the standard ...
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Changes made in Sharepoint web interface to list aren't reflected when using REST method

I've got a Sharepoint list to which I've added some columns, like so: Now, I've been able to pull data from Sharepoint using the super awesome Rest API, using the below PowerShell code: $Items = ...
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App Permission requests

I am trying to create a 2013 workflow that uses an App step to break inheritance on a form library and give individual forms unique permissions. I am having problems, and constantly receiving ...
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How to create a folder in Sharepoint using Java and RESTFul API?

This is my Sharepoint site http://sp2k13/sites/ifsp/ and I would like to create a folder using Sharepoint RESTFul API with Java. I have already gone through Working with folders and files with REST ...
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REST to get list item by Id

I am always comfortable using JSOM, and I have used less of REST calls to access lists and its Items. But now I have a requirement to use only REST to get item by its ID. Can any one help with a ...
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Bringing back fields by internal name in SharePoint REST

Let's say I have the query: http://thisbox/_api/lists/getbytitle('ThisList')/items?$select=* But instead of "*" for selecting fields, I have a list of Field Internal Names and/or GUID's. I'd like ...
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Filtering a Lookup field using REST not working in Sharepoint 2010

I'm trying to filter a column of type lookup from a list using this method. /_vti_bin/ListData.svc/Collections()?$expand=Departments&$filter=Departments/Title eq 'Sales' And its outputting the ...
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REST calls between applications

I have a series of SharePoint applications, one being our Intranet site and one being a system for serviceinformation on our IT-systems (itstatus). I really want to make a section of out intranet ...
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Get image from SharePoint by URL

I try to get an Image from SharePoint by using JavaScript code. I have the complete URL of the image which is stored in a SharePoint Assets Library. My app is SharePoint hosted. This code does not ...
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Cannot find resource for the request $batch Sharepoint server 2013

When i try to execute sample batch code in Sharepoint server 2013 i'm getting the error 'Cannot find resource for the request $batch' Int16 listRetrievalCount = 0; if (IsPostBack) { ...
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Get url of document library from REST call

I am working with O365 SharePoint site where I need to get the name and URL for the document libraries in a site collection. I have made a rest call for it as: https://site/_api/web/lists and select ...
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Apps Permission Request XML for Workflow, and Rest Workflow Help Please

The documentation on msdn is pure junk if you ask me, for setting up App permissions in a Workflow. Here is the link ...
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How to access a custom field of a list using REST

I'm trying to get information from a list in a custom SPField called "My Field" with the internal name "MyField" using this JavaScript code: $.ajax({ url: ...
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How do I set up SharePoint Designer so I can edit list item permissions using a workflow

I need to be able to change list item permissions within a workflow. I have Workflow platform 2010 but the Impersonation step is greyed out. I have Workflow platform 2013, but I dont know where or ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online Permission to User Profiles REST API

I have a SharePoint application which I've built using javascript on a single page (not using an app). I have to make calls to the user profile service to retrieve properties like Manager and Business ...
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Problems while Accessing SharePoint List items in SharePoint 2013 using REST API in NAPA tool

I am trying to access the list item using an APP in my office 365 share point hosted trial environment.It seems like the call REST call is failing, the alert in error function is getting executed. ...