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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Query ListData.svc to return document libraries only

I am working on a very simple app on iOS that should basically allow the user to login (got that part working), then list only document libraries and allow user to navigate these and download files. ...
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REST api to get the value of richhtml field without tags

I'm trying to get a field named Content from list which is of type RichHtml. When I try to get this using REST api call, I'm getting the content the html tags. How can I get the value only from this ...
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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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Providing searchable metadata or 'tagging' a subsite

I'm a newbie at SharePoint and I was wondering what was the best way to implement this: I am creating subsites under a site collection using a web form and JS plus the REST api. Basically, what I ...
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SP 2013 - Updating a multi-value lookup field via the REST API

When adding a new item to list via the Sharepoint 2013 REST API I want to populate one of its multi-value lookup columns. I've tried passing in an array of Ids or a string with separators but nothing ...
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Using REST to approve a list item

I am hoping that someone else here has tried to do this successfully. I am trying to approve a list item via JavaScript using the REST interface. I know how to do it with CSOM, but in this scenario I ...
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How to get content types available to a library using the REST API?

Using the REST API, how would I go about obtaining the content types that are available in a specific library in SharePoint 2013? I am aware that I can get the content types of items from a list, but ...
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Custom Rest Service in Sharepoint 2010

I'm currently developing a custom wcf rest webservice on sharepoint 2010, but I keep getting the message Endpoint not configured Im deploying the webservice on a _ISAPI solution folder. Here's the ...
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retrieving subsites from parent web using REST

I am trying to get all subsites from a parent web using REST API. I tried following query which shows "The page cannot be found". mysite/_api/web/parentWeb/webs
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How to get username through REST

I am currently working with a task where you have a SPList in one farm that holds some data that we need to aggregate into a view on another farm. Therefore I am working on a Visual Web Part that ...
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Create Page using REST API

I have spent two days trying to create a page with a specific Content Type in Pages list using REST API. It goes into error handler and returns ...
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Retrieve toplevel site's subsites using REST _api

I'm currently working on an iOS app which uses _api-services to retrieve data stored in documents libraries of a SharePoint Online. Consuming _api/web/Lists/ works well so far. At the moment the REST ...
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REST listdata.svc call to another site in collection doesn't return people picker values

I have two sites on the same collection. There is a people picker field on my list in site2. I am in Sharepoint 2010. mysharepointsite/site1 mysharepointsite/site2 I am using the Sharepoint REST API ...
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Workflow HTTP PUT request error

Receiving this error when trying to update a list item via HTTP PUT in SPD Workflow: error":{"code":"-1, ...
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Using CORS with SharePoint REST services from SPA

Continuing from my earlier question SharePoint Webpart development using SPA or JavaScript library for better performance I ma exploring Durandal with JayData and also KO and SPServices. The ...
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2013 Collaboration - How to programmatically get a list of all the community sites a user has access to?

Is there a way to get a list of all of the community sites that a user has read/write access to, using an API that can be easily consumed by C#? We would like to get a list of all of the community ...
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Error calling REST API in Firefox

I am using Rest API for Follow Functionality. My JS is working fine on IE but it doesn't work on Firefox(neither it goes under success call function neither under error. Is anyone having any idea ...
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How to return all user profiles

I need to query the entire user profile store and do multiple operations such as filtering based on one user profile property, sorting by another, and grouping on yet another. Is this possible using ...
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How to add items to a document library when uploading a file using Rest in SP 2013?

I am trying to add file to document library by using REST IN SP 2013 APP MODEL. This is my code I can upload file to document library but I can't add items value to that document library in fields ...
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Properties when uploading Files using REST in SP 2013

After a lot of research I finally got uploads via REST working in SharePoint 2013. But I would like to provide additional properties to the Add Function like Title. This code works so far but the only ...
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Retrieve site collection quota and used storage from REST or JSOM

Is there a way to retrieve the amount of storage used and the quota limit for the Site Collection using the JSOM client or the REST web services?
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Assign Meta-Data to Doc-Lib-Item with Rest in a ajax chain

i developed a custom Upload-Form to be able to upload a local file and pre-populate Metadata Fields at once. So the file will be uploaded to a document library and specific meta data fields will be ...
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Checked null with dateTime in REST API SharePoint

I want to get all article pages which Article Date is not null. so I have try to do by this way. var ArticlePageContentTypeID = ...
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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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Search Api, filter by parameter

I'm using the Search Api to get the last modified documents by the person using the search. My search string is looking like that: https://www.intranet.i/site/_api/search/query?querytext='* ...
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Can't upload a non-text file to SharePoint App via REST API

I am using the following REST code to add a file as an attachment to a SharePoint 2013 list item. <asp:Content ContentPlaceHolderId="PlaceHolderMain" runat="server"> <SharePoint:ScriptLink ...
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Querying the documents result source SharePoint online returns incorrect results

I'm trying to use the REST api on a SharePoint online site to get results that are only documents. My query string looks like this: ...
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SharePoint REST API call with more than 500 rows

I have an AJAX call querying the SharePoint REST API which will return more than 500 rows: $.ajax( { url: _spPageContextInfo.webAbsoluteUrl + ...
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REST insert new task item

I successfully inserting item in task list, but with only title, like this: string message = "'Title': 'NewTitle2 updated'" string json = "{ '__metadata': { 'type': 'SP.Data.MyTasksListItem' }," + ...
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SharePoint 2010 REST field names capitalization rules

I have a column called "myColumn". When working with that column in SharePoint REST services I must use "MyColumn" instead (note the capitalized leading 'M'). Likewise, if my column name has spaces, ...
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How can I authenticate SharePoint REST calls from JavaScript?

I have been banging my head against a wall on this problem for weeks now Warning and Disclaimer .. I have very little JavaScript experience when it comes to REST / Web Services I have an on ...
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Querying SharePoint search for all departments with REST API

I currently have an ajax request set up in my javascript to call the search API but this only gives me departments matching whatever I input for query: $.ajax( { url: ...
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REST returns List Items but Response is blank in SP2013

I am SOOOO frustrated ... I have a jquery function to grab list data and when I log "data" I see the full {d} with a {results} holding all the list items. But when I run it through an $.each function ...
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Access content put on legal hold via SharePoint REST service

We currently crawl a lot of SharePoint content into an external search engine index by using the SharePoint REST service. With the introduction of SP 2013, there is a new capability to apply site ...
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How do I get List Discussion hierarchy using Sharepoint online 2013 restful interface

I am trying to find the hierarchy of Discussions (Items) for displaying Subject: I have something to sell   Reply: I'll give you $5 for it   Reply: I'll give you $5.01 But I ...
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Get my Current GeoLocation and also to get directions using Navigation in SharePoint 2013

I want to start with getting current geo location from my app in sharepoint 2013 and also to get the directions of the location I wish to go... Will I be able to implement it using NAPA app in SP 2013 ...
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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 ...
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Using $expand with BCS External List via REST call

Is it possible to use the $expand odata keyword to expand a child (associated) entity from BCS within an external list using the REST API. Eg to get the country name from querying the customers list ...
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How is ViewsRecent in search results calculated?

I need to find the top 3 visited webs for the last 4 weeks and I need/want to do it via the REST search api. This is SharePoint 2013. The value ViewsRecent returned by a search query seems to be what ...
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Retrieving List Items using REST services in NAPA app

I tried retrieving List items from the List(Marketplace) I created in the Hostweb using REST services in NAPA app , Set the permissions for Web, Site Collection, List to Full Control, Please helpe me ...
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How to get Social Comment in SharePoint 2013 using JavaScript (REST) or Search?

I have added a Noteboard Web Part in my page. Now user is adding comments in Noteboard Web Part. I want those comments count. How can I get it using JavaScript? I am using SharePoint 2013. Is there ...
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Retrieve Profile Picture with REST

Hi i would like to show the profile pictures of the user that have created the item in a list, here is my code: <script type="text/javascript"> $(document).ready(function() { var ...
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Manipulating SharePoint data from an external website

I have a website built on SiteFinity. What I am aiming to do is: 1) Retrieve and display the 'Accounts' lists from SharePoint 2013 Foundation on the website for subscribed members. 2) Create and ...
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How can I get the URL of a Pages List with REST API?

My question is very simple. I would like to display the recent top 10 news with the REST API in Sharepoint 2013. I'm using the following query: ...
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$inlinecount and $count missing in new OData API?

can anybody verify that in the new OData endpoint of SharePoint 2013 found at /_api/ does not implement the keywords $inlinecount and $count? ListData.svc has it implemented. Example: ...
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Is it possible to edit excel file on SharePoint online from iOS app?

Currently, I am developing an iPad app which can manipulate excel file that is stored on SharePoint online service. I am able to retrieve data from excel file using Excel Services REST API, but when ...
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Updating List Item using REST listdata.svc results in internal error 500 http response

I created an ASP.NET web application that allows the user to modify data that is stored in SharePoint I rather not go into the reasons why this application was created but focus more on why doesn't ...
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The field 'EventDate' of type 'DateTime' cannot be used in the query filter expression

I am trying to filter standard Calendar events via SharePoint web api and my query looks like this: /_api/web/lists/getbytitle('calendar')/items?$filter=( EventDate ge ...
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How do I query the OData/REST API in 2013 effectively using JavaScript?

I want to use the improved OData/REST API in Sharepoint 2013 but it's hard to find good examples. As I see it, the OData-endpoint is of little use without a dedicated OData client library. With plain ...
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Update item via SharePoint REST and SharePoint Designer Workflow

I'm trying to update a list item (from SPD 2013) I've successfully been able to create a new site via the REST api, but now I want to update a listitem in the page and it just responds with ...