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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How can I authenticate SharePoint REST calls from Android App?

I have a website that is built using SharePoint Foundation 2013.I have a number of list and libraries there. For Example: I need to develop a android application to show the SharePoint List ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 REST API to get entry permissions

Using the SharePoint 2013 REST API, I am able to get file\folder permissions using GetFileByServerRelativeUrl or GetFolderByServerRelativeUrl and then expanding RoleAssignments to get all the ...
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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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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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How to get all the files created by an user on Sharepoint using REST API

I am trying to get all the files created by a specific user using userid. The below REST url is what I am trying: ...
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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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Can a sharepoint hosted app get access to data in another site collection?

Can a sharepoint hosted app get access to data in another site collection? I'm getting a windows login dialog when accessing data in another site collection (other than the host webs site ...
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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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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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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?
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Sharepoint 2010 REST API to get groups a user is assigned to

Does the Sharepoint 2010 REST interface allow you to get groups that a user is assigned to? I tried pulling users from UserInformationList, but that does not give group data. I've been searching ...
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ko is not defined - Knockout and SharePoint 2013 Code Embed?

Any special considerations when loading Knockout with code embed on a SharePoint 2013 Page? <script type="text/javascript" ...
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Copy file to another folder with REST API

I'm trying to copy a file located in user's personal folder (OneDrive Pro) using REST API. The resulting link seems to become too long and server returns 400 BadRequest: The length of the URL for ...
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Date functions with $select in REST API

I'm using the following REST call to get the data. Here is the url structure: SiteURL+'/_api/web/lists/GetByTitle(\''ListTitle+'\')/items?$select=AlternateThumbnailUrl,Title,Created this is ...
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Is there an elegant way to download the source of a <content> tag from ATOM?

I am trying to download the forms XML from a Sharepoint 2010 list using the REST API's ATOM feed: http://sharepoint.example.org/Site/_vti_bin/listdata.svg/ListName I want to download the content, ...
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SharePoint User Profile REST API unknown error

I activated user profiles (and managed metadata services), but when I call: http://<mysharepointsite>/_api/SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager/GetMyProperties I get: <m:error ...
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Access Sharepoint Images from app

I'm in the process of setting up a REST call to access images in a SP folder via Office365. My question is where do I add my onedrive credentials as part of the REST call? Once the call is ...
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Expand Group data in Lists

I'm trying to get the list Items with the REST api but I would like to add the group data of the owner (especially the group ID or the groupname) within the items data, Is there a way to expand the ...
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List Item Filtering for Adminsitrators

I have a list that I'm querying using RESTful uris like so: http://site/_api/lists/getByTitle('Links')/items Each item in the list has individual permissions applied to it (both users, and groups) ...
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REST API filter by start and end dates

I'm new to filtering dates with REST in SP but am trying to do something like below but am not sure how to get today's date in as a variable into the request. I don't think I'm too far off so any help ...
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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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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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Upload to DocLib with jQuery (and REST) without HTML5

Uploading Documents to SP 2013 with jQuery and REST work just fine (Properties when uploading Files using REST in SP 2013) but these methods require a HTML5 compatible browser. The problem is now I ...
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Soap + Rest: Trying to understand differences for selecting fields between the two

I'm working on a Java-Application that integrates with SharePoint. The different SharePoint services are currently requested via the SOAP API. I am now working on an abstraction layer to also ...
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Public facing website with SharePoint 2013

I'm just getting started with Sharepoint and my assignment is to create a public facing website based on Sharepoint 2013. If I get it correctly, the new way of buildning things in 2013 is the app ...
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Get all documents in a Document library using SharePoint 2010 services and Javascript

I am trying to retrieve all documents in a document library using SharePoint 2010 Services (Listdata.svc or lists.asmx) and JavaScript. I have searched on Internet and found some, none of them gets ...
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How to Avoid NTLM Authorization Handshake On Every Request to the REST API?

I am accessing SharePoint 2010 REST API with a System.Net.Http.HttpClient. The server is set up with NTLM authentication, and I am accessing it over the Internet. Every time I send a request from my ...
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SharePoint Online REST API Image upload AJAX

I'm trying to upload an image to SharePoint using native JavaScript/jQuery - NOT SP.RequestExecutor. I've cracked the authentication issue, nice and easy, so now it's just a case of working out how ...
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Search REST API call not working for anonymous

I'm trying to execute the following query for anonymous users. But, its not getting any results. When login, its working fine. Any idea about this ? /_api/search/query?QueryText='Category: "About ...
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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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How to List Documents in a SharePoint 2010 Folder with REST

I'm trying to access an SPS 2010 document library that contains folders, which in turn contain documents. I can successfully list the content of the library and see all folders and root-level ...
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SharePoint list as data source for jQuery DataTables plugin

I trying to create a table using a SharePoint list as source. I followed this tutorial and it worked perfectly. But this method would not work if you need to reload the data using, let's say a drop ...
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Search Autocomplete

I've been making a custom SharePoint Web Page and I had a basic search bar that searches either Google or our SharePoint site depending on which of two radio buttons are selected upon searching. If ...
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Invalid field or parameter requestInfo.url

I am trying to get users blog post (newsfeed blog posts) which are located on same web application as other site collections and show them within a web part by using JavaScript. I use ...
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Use Google Visualization with Datatables plugin and which get data from REST

I have this code that get the data from SharePoint using ajax, and the datatable plugin creates the table. function LoadAIP(state){ var call = $.ajax({ ...
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Using REST call and Datatables plugin to retrieve SharePoint Date field

I'm having an issue with a REST call that's giving me some headaches. This is the code I'm using: function LoadAIP(state) { var call = $.ajax({ url: "https://xxxx/xxxx/_vti_bin/listdata.svc/AIPList? ...
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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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Need help retrieving site column names using REST service call in SP 2013

I need to retrieve content types and accompanying site column names and fields. Does anyone know how to construct the REST notation to accomplish this? I have tried variations of: /lists/sitecontents ...
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MultiChoice doesn't show up in REST service Content Types

I've added a multichoice column to a content type, and when I call listdata.svc and look inside of the content types and find the one I want, the multichoice column isn't there. When I change the ...
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Checking if the site I'm following has newsfeed enabled

Problem: I want to fetch all the sites that I'm following but want to eliminate those that don't have newsfeed/site feed enabled. There is a REST endpoint to fetch all the sites that I'm following: ...
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Authorizing Project Server 2013 REST queries

I'm trying to make queries to the REST API in Project Server 2013 from a Sharepoint Hosted App. The app is running on app12345.sharepoint.domain.com/SharePointApp7/Pages/Default.aspx. The PWA instance ...
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Can local SQL Server data be made available in SharePoint Online

We have a SharePoint Online account and local data in a SQL Server instance. The data from the SQL Server is available as an OData feed in SharePoint and can be worked with in Excel Power Query. We ...
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Expanding columns in lookup fields

Using the SharePoint 2013 REST API, Can I get more than one column from the lookup column by using the $select and $expand endpoints?
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Office 365 SharePoint Online 2013 REST with SoapUI

Im trying to run Office 365 SharePoint Online REST API calls. I get an error message: <m:error xmlns:m="http://schemas.microsoft.com/ado/2007/08/dataservices/metadata"> ...
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How to use the file data downloaded by REST API

how can I use the $value downloaded by the REST API? $.ajax ( { url : _spPageContextInfo.siteAbsoluteUrl + "/_api/web/getFileByServerRelativeUrl('" + selected + "')/$value", type : "GET", ...
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SharePoint 2013 Call the REST API from SharePoint hosted app

I've successfully deployed a SharePoint hosted app to office 365 and my local on premise installation. All the app aims to do is call the REST API for the user profile manager to get the profile ...
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Get all users filtering by custom property using sharepoint search api

I need get all users with a custom property using sharepoint search api, this custom property already mapped in sharepoint. I'm using this url, and this retrieves all users ...
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SharePoint 2010 REST URI won't return data for only some lists, why?

When creating lists in SharePoint, do you have to enable the REST service feature per list or something similar? I have one SharePoint list that returns data fine using REST, the URI is loosely as ...