REST stands for Representational State Transfer. It uses the four HTTP methods GET, POST, PUT and DELETE to execute different operations.

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Rest API Endpoint for Site Collection “NewsFeed”

I have a NewsFeed on the home page of my Site Collection (out of the box feature). I am developing an iOS application to read the NewsFeed, but none of the endpoints seem to satisfy the one on my site ...
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Sharepoint 2013 workflow REST: service response on filter request with httpSend activity

in a declarative / visual studio workflow we want to filter a list and use a httpSend activity with http://mysite/_api/web/lists/GetByTitle('myList')/items?$filter=Title eq 'customer' for the uri ...
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Workflow with REST call save as template

I have created a workflow which does a lot of REST calls. The workflow works perfectly and I have several other sites/lists were I will need the same workflow. Therefore I would like to save the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 REST-API: get global propertybag value

on farm level we have stored several values in propertybag. As far as I've understood the REST Api there is no way to get that values because the AllProperties endpoint is on web level. So what to ...
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How to get content of html by using REST service in SharePoint 2013

Does REST service of SharePoint 2013 support us to get the content of HTML files of specified page? What I mean is request the HTML text of display form without navigate to there, like you clicked on ...
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Change item permissions using 2013 workflow

I would like to create a 2013 workflow using Rest api call to break inheritance and change permissions on list items when they are created. This is in a Sharepoint Online environment. Have anyone ...
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REST API along with startswith and tolower function method in SharePoint 2013

I would like to bind all users into textbox autocomplete event. I done with below script but it is consider case sensitive expression while searching the results. $("#txtselectuser").autocomplete({ ...
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Returning custom columns when using search API sourceid

I am attempting to search a specific custom content type using SharePoint Online's REST Search API. Here is the URL Request. _api/search/query?sourceid='d0aa2c2e%2D7709%2D46f1%2D835a%2D244f483e4b0e' ...
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How to get users picture field displayed via _api/Web/Lists - SharePoint Online

I have created a field of type Person or Group with "show field picture only". When I look at the result I get back from the _api/web URL what I see is this as the field name: ...
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Rest Search by Result Source

I have defined a Managed Result Source at the Search Application level of my SharePoint Online tenant and am attempting to run this search using the /_api/search/query REST endpoint. I know this ...
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Calculating Delta for RoleAssignments for a Documents List item

Consider this scenario; I create an item(file or folder) on my OneDrive (Office365) and I share that item with an internal user say xyx@mydomain.com. When I get the changelogs for my site, I ...
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Sharepoint Online 2013 - Retrieving a task by its related list item?

For the ticketing system I've been working on, a task will be created via workflow whenever a new ticket (discussion) is created, which is assigned to the specific personnel assigned to that ...
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401 Unauthorized Exception with SharePoint search rest API

Note: Please do not make my question as duplicate, still i haven't get any proper answer for my question. I am getting 401 unauthorized error when calling a sharepoint search rest api ...
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SharePoint Hosted App Cross Domain Calls to a REST API

I have a SharePoint hosted app and I want to use the JIRA REST API with it. Which means I want to make requests and work with the data from the responses. Because it's a SharePoint hosted app I can ...
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Can I extend SharePoint 2013 Rest API?

I'm working in a big project in SharePoint 2013 and I will use SharePoint 2013 for back-end activities (create list, manage workflow, manage user profile etc.). I would extend default SharePoint's ...
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How to access the REST api with the browser

All, Forgive me this newbie question. I can get the REST result which shows xml format with the browser (ie , chrome ) from Share Point 2013 online trial. But got non-xml format from Share Point ...
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Why UniqueId missing in the REST api result from on-premise version

All, I found there is a property named UniqueId exist in the type of SP.File. And I try to retrieve the File item of the Page from SharePoint 2013 on-premise. The REST api url I used is ...
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API calls limit for Office365 REST APIs (Sharepoint/OneDrive)

I want to know the limit for API calls per minute/hour for Office365 REST APIs (Sharepoint/OneDrive). Is there any documentation for it?
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Excel Services REST API returns 401 Unauthorized in Workflow

I am trying to make a call to the Excel Services REST API in a workflow to retrieve information on a workbook's charts. The URL format is ...
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REST API Error:: Querying ParentUniqueId for a list item

I'm looking for a way to retrieve the parent Id for a list item so that I can query it as well. For a given list item say id 101, I need to find the Id for its parent (the folder it lies under or the ...
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How to call Rest api in SharePoint hosted app.?

I want to call Rest api which is not of SharePoint. I have created one Api which is in php. And I want to call that api in my SharePoint hosted App. Is it possible to call API which not of SharePoint ...
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500 internal server error when ReST query executed from the SP host machine

We have SharePoint 2010 hosted on Windows Server 2008 R2 server. We are trying to access the data in the SP lists using REST queries (GET) such as ...
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How to retrieve the breadcrumb with REST Api

All, People who have worked on SharePoint 2007 and SharePoint 2010 will notice that breadcrumb is missing in the SharePoint 2013(BTW, Why Microsoft want to remove it in the SharePoint 2013?). But I ...
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Event receiver on user log in

I'm trying to make a feature to assist with user provisioning. Our users don't exist in our domain until they register, at which point they're sent directly to SharePoint. I'm trying to populate ...
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Get links from SharePoint 2013 global navigation using REST

I am trying to get the Global Navigation links using a REST call. https://sitename/sites/test/_api/navigation/menustate?mapprovidername='GlobalNavigationSwitchableProvider'&$filter=IsHidden eq ...
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jQuery search api and no results

I try to get search results using a javascript (jQuery) call to my on premise SharePoint search REST API but I don't get any results. that's my js: $.ajax({ type: "GET", url: ...
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Getting CmisInvalidArgumentException for getChildren command for site collection having Danish (as default lang)

Getting CmisInvalidArgumentException for getChildren command for site collection having Danish (as default lang), On changing language to English it is working fine.From sharepoint log error rising ...
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How to fetch a SP.Taxonomy.TaxonomyFieldValue with odata/rest api/web - SharePoint Online

I have a managed data field I would have to fetch using the url below The field i would like to fetch is Divisions. Is this possible? Thanks in Advance ...
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Uncaught TypeError: undefined is not a function

I access my web in javascript code in SharePoint 2013. I'm using Jquery and KnockOutJS for my other functions. So I have added following urls above my code. <script type="text/javascript" ...
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Search documents contents using SharePoint 2013 REST API or CSOM

I'm wondering if there is a way to query the actual contents of the document using the REST API or using the CSOM and CAML from an ASP.NET application? I remember in a previous job that we used FAST ...
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SharePoint 2013 REST api to update list item- Uncaught ReferenceError: etag is not defined

I try to update my sharepoint list using REST api. But following code throws exception in browser "Uncaught ReferenceError: etag is not defined " Can someone help to resolve this issue? // update an ...
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How to get all items with a specific content type using REST Api

There are five Custom Lists in a site collection, all have same content type. I would like to get all items from those five lists using rest api. Is there a way to get all items from all lists having ...
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Accessing Site Collection Administration Recycle Bin through REST API for Sharepoint (Office365)

I'm looking for a way to access the Site Collection Administration Recycle Bin through REST API endpoints for Sharepoint. Is this possible? The only information I found on the net is here. How do I ...
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Office365(Sharepoint/OneDrive) REST API endpoints for Recycle bin call return empty list

I'm trying out the Recycle Bin REST API endpoints for Sharepoint mentioned here . The URL I'm hitting is; ...
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Sharepoint 2013 REST API with user without admin rights

I'm developing a web application which integrate with the sharepoint (multi-tenant). The app is supposed to upload and download files to the sharepoint. I'm using the Sharepoint 2013 REST and trying ...
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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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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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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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Is it possible to create a Document Set using REST API

I know this can be done using the JSOM, but is it possible via the REST API to create a document set?
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How to get 'form digest value' used in REST call?

I am trying to delete a web by calling the REST service from a SharePoint 2013 workflow. The MSDN reference here tells the syntax like $.ajax({ url: "http://<site url>/_api/web", type: ...
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Configure Personal site through REST

I am having difficulty accessing the users personal site details through REST on O365. I would like to run the code from the intranet home page (companyname.sharepoint.com) and of course I cant use ...
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What the RESTFul API for GetList of Site

I am looking for the SharePoint OnLine RESTFul API try to get all lists of specified Site. Let's say the default Site of Site Collection in my Office 365 SharePoint OnLine trial. The Site Collection ...
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How can I access the shared link for a file/folder (sent in an email) through Sharepoint REST API?

I want to get a hold of the link that Sharepoint sends in an email to the person we share an file/folder with, through the REST API. I'm using Office365 and I am referring to the link under "Open to ...
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Download of web page starts upon REST MERGE call

I have a nested REST call, that first GETS numClicked attribute of an item, then increments it by one, and MERGES back to update the column with the newly incremented value. This is working correctly, ...
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Want to access data using sharepoint REST Api in web application

I want to access SharePoint data in my application. I am new for this so don't know much about this to access data from SharePoint. I do not have permission on all pages in SharePoint so need to ...
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Failed to load resource: the server responded with a status of 406 (Not Acceptable) when my REST api call

Failed to load resource: the server responded with a status of 406 (Not Acceptable) when my REST api call works in site. But when I enter the REST url in browser it returns the result. So nothing ...
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What is the original form of _api/web/lists

I'm working with REST in SharePoint 2010. What is the original form of http://server/site/_api/web/lists/getbytitle(‘Title’) in SharePoint 2010?
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Manage File permissions using REST API

Is there a way to manage File permissions (roles) using the REST API? http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/office/jj860569(v=office.15).aspx I'm developing an app asking for permission on the fly: ...
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REST updating List field

Using REST Api, how would I go about updating a plain number column within a list? Is there any faster way of doing so aside from doing a GET, then a separate POST? Seems there could be a faster way ...
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How does one access and modify the content of site pages using the SharePoint 2013 Rest API?

Basically I have a ribbon custom action and I would like to put it in page actions. When the user clicks on it it accesses the HTML content of the page and modifies it in order to give for instance ...