The REST (Representational State Transfer) interface in Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010 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 ...

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Expand nested property in one Rest url call

Say you have a Site named https://beyondhard.sharepoint.com/sites/TestPrivate in the SharePoint Online. I tried the url ...
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Is it not possible to add user to sharepoint group using REST for cross domain calls?

I am trying to add user to a sharepoint group via "sharepoint hosted app". First I am checking whether the user is existed in that particular group or not, if not I am trying to add that user to a ...
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Understanding REST API response

Say you query a ListItem from the API _api/Web/Lists(guid'c5689c37-a28a-4122-bedb-b2ec7c44204f')/Items(1) and Let's say the item is a Page, and the Response looks like below. { "d": { ...
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REST addViewField “Cannot handle the data at position 0.”

I'm currently writing an initialisation script for a SharePoint-hosted application which checks if a list (used for launcher items) exists. If it doesn't, then it runs through a series of processes to ...
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Query Pages using REST

I've developed a newsfeed app part that currently gets its information from a list, however we're keen to have article pages that we can click through too. So far I've not found anything in the REST ...
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SharePoint Provider-hosted app: Can't call REST or use JSOM

I have an AngularJS web app that is registered as a Provider-hosted app on an on-premises SharePoint 2013 site (not Office 365 or SharePoint Online). The Provider-hosted app is hosted on a separate ...
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Adding external user to sharepoint 2013 programmitically [duplicate]

It says here -- http://community.office365.com/en-us/f/156/t/160998.aspx that sharepoint external users cant be created programmitically. Is it possible to use rest API to programmitically add ...
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Interacts with custom list in app-web that the app from a web application outside

I have a provider-hosted app that interacts with a list in his web-app. I wanted to know if there was a chance to interact with REST with that list is that the app from a web application outside. If I ...
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Copy List items using REST/JSON

I'm very new to REST and JSON, I want to copy list items from one list to another list in the same site on button click, both the lists are of same type but with different column names and they are ...
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Suggestions for exporting big dataset to excel from search results

I have the following scenario Client Site colleciton Job Site 1 Document Library X Document of Content Type X.docx Job Site 2 Document Library X ...
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REST API: Show each unique item only once while retrieving categories from a list

In my SP2013 environment I've a function which returns items from a list using REST. Let's say it only returns the items' category which is defined in the column "Category". It works just fine. Some ...
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Can I sort Rest by multple fields?

How can I get order Reset results with 2 colums? /_vti_bin/listdata.svc/News?$filter=Expires+ge+datetime'2012-11-23'&$orderby=Created also I want to order by the filed Topnews
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SPException error codes and meanings (refreshing form request digest via SharePoint REST services)

Where can I find a list of error codes and their meanings for SharePoint exceptions? I can't find any list of any kind online, just specific cases here and there. My specific need arises out of the ...
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What is the REST endpoint URL to get list of site collections?

If I go to SharePoint 2013 site, click on Admin -> SharePoint, you will see a list of site collections (the link is https://somename-admin.sharepoint.com/_layouts/15/online/SiteCollections.aspx) What ...
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SPListItem.BackwardLinks equivalent in CSOM, JSOM, or REST?

In the Server API for SPListItem there is a property called BackwardLinks that returns a collection of items that link to the item. I don't see the same property in CSOM, JSOM, or REST. Is there a ...
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Filtering REST queries by multiple parameters

I have no problems getting a REST query to return the expected result set when I use a single clause- http://website/_api/web/lists/getbytitle('MyList')/items?$filter= StartDate ge ...
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error 404 for REST web service

I have deployed a REST service in a local SharePoint 2013 with Visual Studio 2012. Anyway, when I try to access the svc url: http://mylocalpc/_vti_bin/adsvc/Service.svc I get error 404 file not ...
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SP 2013 REST API How to get Approval Status for Version History items

This is how SP presents Version History: I use this URL to get file history: ...
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iterating list using _api rest - Not working

I can see 2 records in the console but my alert doesnt print out any data and doesnt append to the table either. See below and thanks in advance // begin work to call across network var ...
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What are the advantages of using SP Services?

What advantages would I gain by using the SP Services library in SharePoint releases 2010 and later? The 2013 (and even the 2010) JavaScript Object Model and REST API seem to cover a significant ...
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SPServices GetListItems GroupBy

I am using the SPService, the method GetListItems. I need to groupBy the result (distinct). This is my code: var CamlQuery = '<Query><GroupBy Collapse="TRUE"><FieldRef Name="nameA" ...
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How to dynamically set credentials when calling a REST web service with code in Infopath

Our SharePoint is configured to use Claims Based Authentication. We want authenticated users in SharePoint to fill a form and some fields will be automatically filled with their personal data. We ...
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Check In file with Javascript and REST

I am trying to check in a file from my sharepoint-hosted app with jsom and rest, but it wont work my code look like this: function checkInFile() { var hostUrl = ...
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Downloading and saving sharepoint 2013 file into browser client

I'm trying to get and save files from SharePoint app using REST, the files are located inside the host SP. Once got the file, I'm saving/downloading it into the browser with a save function. When I ...
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SharePoint 2013 REST-API: Reliable way to retrieve all field values of a list item?

I am trying to retrieve all field values of a specific list item via the REST-API of SharePoint 2013. The values will be used for further processing. The goal is to retrieve all field values ...
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SharePoint2013 REST: Get user profile properties

I've been fighting to get user data using the REST API but I can't get it to work mainly because I am getting a server error 500 "Network Error: 500 Internet Server Error - ...
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Listdata.svc is available on a site, but not its parent

I have a Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise site with many subsites. I'd like to access listdata.svc with REST, but I find that out of 60 sites and subsites, ...
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Using SharePoint REST API to retrieve user group in InfoPath

I'd like to display a current user's group list somewhere in my custom InfoPath form. I can't use static addresses (like http://mysite) so I can't use the SOAP services. Does someone know how to ...
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Office Online Public Site Cross Domain using REST Api to query List

I have a public Office 365 SharePoint site. I am using the REST Api to query some lists. Well since I have a custom DNS name, upon making my site public I lost the SSL cert on the site. This is ...
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Insert a list item using REST form webpart: 403 error even when X-RequestDigest is present

I intend to insert a list item from the main page in intranet to a list hosted on another site collection. I made this simple HTML & JS to get it done, but I always get the 403 / FORBIDDEN error: ...
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SharePoint 2013 REST - Create list item with user field and lookup field

I'm trying to add an SPListItem to an SPList via REST, but have a problem with User or Group and Lookup (information already on this site). function adddullitem() { var item = { ...
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Javascript REST API clearing error state

I am working on a SharePoint web app, and using the cross-domain library. I am looking for ways to recover from errors that the deferred functions return, and was wondering if SharePoint REST API has ...
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Updating multi-value fields using REST API

I searched previous posts and the closest to my question is: Updating Lookup Values with the REST API however I am using the cross-domain library and my update query uses ValidateUpdateListItem ...
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REST API OData Filter on Boolean not Working

When I perform a REST query to the following URL: _api/web/lists/getbytitle('BtProjects')/items?$filter=Active eq true I receive only the one item that has this field marked as false. I get the same ...
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Creating Folder using REST and JavaScript

I'm trying to create a Folder in a SharePoint Image library. I found an answer here but I can't seem to get it to work var web = 'my relative path to the current web'; var lib = 'name of the image ...
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Copying files AND folders via REST/Javascript

I'm trying to build a the following functionality into a library view: Each document has a checkbox beside it User checks off which documents/folders they want to copy User clicks a "Copy Files" ...
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Getting List with REST Service to HTML page on different domain

I am trying to get data from SharePoint and display it in an HTML page on a separate domain using SharePoint 2013's API. The SP instance sits on-prem and the other domain is also within our firewall ...
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creating a subsite using c# and the rest api

Im trying to create a site using the rest api from a console app. I keep getting a "Not well formed JSON Stream". I cant find much on calling the rest api from c# so have been piecing it together ...
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Understanding authorization schemas for a custom SharePoint web service

I am building a custom Rest service to be hosted on a SharePoint 2013 farm. The service currently has only one method called "Ping" which simply return the current DateTime. public interface IService ...
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How to upload a file using REST and C#

I already go a connection with the OAuth 2.0 protocol. I am using REST and C# to get file- and folder information, create folders etc. through WinForms. Im not able to upload a picture. (A text file ...
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Enable Create/Update/Delete operations for the REST API

I'm using the REST API with two Sharepoint installations (one using Sharepoint Online, the second using Sharepoint Server). When I'm using Sharepoint Online, everything is fine. When I'm using ...
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Using JSOM or REST get list items stored in a different web application

In an on-premises SharePoint 2013 environment I need to read list items stored in a different web application using JavaScript based solution. This could either be JavaScript in Script Editor web part ...
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Error when using REST URL

Hello we can use foll URL in IE and get XML output: http://intranet:1111/_api/SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager/GetMyProperties/PictureUrl But if we try to use the below URL we get error as feed format ...
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How to parse the output returned from REST (/_api/)?

When we use REST we get output as xml how do we parse this via JSOM and fetch the values? Also, please provide some information on how to use this in SSOM instead of JSOM?
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What governs the decision to use server object model or client object model or javascript object model or REST?

What governs the decision to use (in SharePoint 2013)?: server object model (ssom) client object model (csom) JavaScript object model (jsom) REST
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SP 2013 REST API retrieve values from lookup library

I have a custom list 'MyList', containing a (single value) lookup field 'MyLookupField', which points to a library 'MyLibrary'. I now want to retrieve all items from 'MyList', including the Link to ...
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Error: The security validation for this page is invalid

I have as simple function to just upload 1 document in 1 library. I made a REST service as part of a SharePoint solution which I deploy/debug against sp2013. However the list.Rootfolder.Files.Add ...
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Multiple File Upload with Metadata Using REST

I want to upload multiple file with metadata using REST service. I am using http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/dn769086(v=office.15).aspx it works perfectly fine with single file upload ...
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SharePoint2013 Add folder/sub folders to document library from outside SharePoint environment

My requirement is when a button clicked in my application(hosted on a different server), need to check folder exists with the named supplied. If not exits, able to create folder and sub folders in a ...
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Querying 'Append Changed to Existing Text' from client script?

Is there a way, preferably via REST but JSOM would work, to query a SharePoint 2010 field to get all entries when 'Append Changes to Existing Text' on a multiple lines of text field is enabled?