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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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33 views

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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44 views

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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47 views

Update folder name using rest api

I am using REST to update folder name via sharepoint apps. My code as follows. executor = new SP.RequestExecutor(appweburl); executor.executeAsync({ url: appweburl + ...
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2answers
120 views

REST Adding New List Item

I am currently using office 365 and lots of REST queries to display data. However I am now creating my own forms using bootstrap and JQuery. However, how do I use REST to add the data to the list. ...
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1answer
125 views

SP2013 C# REST File upload

I'm working on a piece of software that uploads files into a given sharepoint directory from a remote location (ASP.NET MVC). I have everything working properly, uploading with CSOM when files are ...
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3answers
144 views

Get User Details From REST Data using CSOM

I am currently using REST to query a discussion board list. The results I am then displaying nicely in a table using bootstrap. We are using office 365. The REST query returns an authorID. How can we ...
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1answer
156 views

Rest Query Managed Metadata Filter

I am currently writing a JSON query for office 365 (sharepoint 2013) where the filter is suppose to filter depending on values returned from a managed metadata field I am trying to filter based on ...
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2answers
229 views

Rest Javascript Query Managed Metadata field

I am query a list via rest results I retrieve fine in Office 365 (sharepoint 2013). I have two fields of which one is a managed metadata fields. I am looping through the results retrieved but when ...
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1answer
158 views

CSOM vs REST in sharepoint 2013 in terms of performance

CSOM vs REST in sharepoint 2013 in terms of performance and why.I have been having this question for a long time and I have not got a clear picture on this.
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2answers
456 views

Return Specific Content Type in Site Collection Using REST API

I am looking for a way to use the REST API to return specific fields of a specific content type so that I can bind it to a table. It seems the List API is used against a specific List but in my ...
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3answers
641 views

Get if user has permissions to access to a Cloud App for Sharepoint 2013 with JavaScript CSOM or Rest Api

I have developed a Cloud App for SharePoint 2013 on an office 365 server, and I figured out that to set the user permissions(who has access to it) for that app can be find over ...
2
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1answer
271 views

get all joined community sites under current site collection in search results/REST search/CSOM

I've list of community sites in a site collection, and I have a publishing page on my site collection with a content editor WebPart on it. I've to show list of joined community sites on this webpart ...
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386 views

Creating a SharePoint Wiki Page via JavaScript and REST or CSOM

I'm fairly new to developing SharePoint 2013 Apps, and I was tasked to customize the Create New Wiki Page for a Site. The user has to type in the Title, I do some processing, and then when everything ...
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Page to Search for matching SharePoint Online 2013 Sites and Subsites across the entire o365 tenant. Language and design options?

I'd like to have a Page on SPO that enables my o365 site admin user to search all SPO site collections and sub sites by a string in the URL, Title and Home Page text. What's the best ...
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1answer
119 views

What are the big enhancements in the 2013 SharePoint REST/Client API? [closed]

The MSDN mentions there are some enhancements in the REST/Client API, but the things it lists seem to already be in the 2010 APIs. Can someone please elaborate on the new features that are NEW In ...
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157 views

using sharepoint OOTB DragDrop.js library in Custom webpart

I implemented drag and drop file upload functionality with using REST api in my webpart . But i found an OOTB sharepoint dragdrop.js library which has numerous methods to create drag drop control. ...
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64 views

Having trouble setting up a secure architecture using the SharePoint App model and an external REST server

We have a situation that I am having a very hard time finding information on. We need to create an app in SharePoint 2013 that uses an external data source. It's an ODBC source accessing a non-MS ...
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1answer
114 views

SPO CSOM Development without installing SharePoint 2013 on my Development Client or even On-Prem

We have this simple requirement. Using Data in an existing SharePoint Custom List on SPO 2013. We need to develop a simple wildcard/partial string search across mutiple columns and display matching ...
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2answers
868 views

Get list item “Likes” using JSOM or REST API's?

How can you retrieve a list items "Likes" using the JSOM or REST API's? I know there is the following method: SP.Social.SocialFeedManager.getAllLikers(postId), but in testing I was not successful ...
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2answers
639 views

Error while pdating Master Page through JavaScript Client Object Model using SP 2013 App

I have created a Site Collection in SharePoint 2013 online. In this site I am trying to update Master Page through JavaScript Client Object Model. My JQuery scripts are able to change the Site Master ...
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2answers
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Setting Search Center URL in SharePoint 2013 using Javascript CSOM

In SharePoint 2013, I am trying to access Search object through JavaScript CSOM. I want to know the object which can give me the access to Search Settings under Site Settings. I tried looking under ...
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2answers
727 views

REST and CSOM much slower than List Web Service

lists.asmx = Web Service listdata.svc = REST API client.svc = CSOM Using JavaScript to query a list using the 3 available APIs, I'm finding lists.asmx responds much faster than listdata.svc or ...
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Getting column information from a sharepoint 2010 list

I'm trying to figure out how i can get information about a column in a Sharepoint List, like what type of column it is (single line, number, date etc...) and whatever additional column info that ...
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3answers
655 views

Why not use Sharepoint 2013 as just a backend for REST / CSOM clients?

This might sound a bit extreme, but now that REST / CSOM API's are more fully featured, why not just write web apps in whatever framework you're comfortable with and utilize the REST / CSOM API's ...
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2answers
870 views

SharePoint 2013 APIs for anonymous and/or mobile access

In SharePoint 2013 (Preview), does any of the APIs (csom, REST, etc.) work with anonymous access? With mobile access? I haven't found any reference to this in the documentation. I did a quick test ...