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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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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Sharepoint 2013 REST POST: How to add a list item with 'people and group', 'choice,' and 'Url' fields?

I am trying to create a form for a Sharepoint Hosted app that will allow users to request a teamsite. The form writes to a list that is contained in the Sharepoint site collection, from which a timer ...
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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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Sites popularly used webpart/apppart

I am looking for a way to get according to the current user, the last 10 visited sites, or the sites with most hits. What would be the recommended approach to do this? Can I get this with the search ...
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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 ...
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SharePoint REST API - How To Enable Incoming Email On A List

am trying to migrate SharePoint 2010 code to SharePoint 2013 using the REST API. I have a list that is created dynamically, and one of the settings I need to enable, is to allow incoming email into ...
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Data from multiple lists using single REST API call

I need to get some data based on a key field from multiple lists. For this, I may need to do multiple API calls. Is there any way to avoid this ? To get all the data from multiple lists in a single ...
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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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logical not of substringof() in 2013 REST API

I'd like to filter a rest request and get the opposite of: filter=substringof('foo', Title) I've tried with a leading "not" and also ending with "eq false" but those it seems are not valid queries. ...
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Workflow getting Access denied when calling the rest web service call

I have followed the MSDN article to give app permission to the Workflow and added the app step in the Workflow with elevated privilege. Under this step, made a web service call to {web ...
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Workflow getting Access denied when calling the rest webservice from subsite

i have following problem. I am using SP 2013 Online and i am trying to access some informations from the sub site, like http://[SPOnlineUrl]/SubSite/_api/web/title. But i will always get the annoying ...
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Upload file using JS and REST. Specify content type

I can upload file to SharePoint library using JS and REST. The content type of added file is as library default content type. How can i specify file content type when uploading file? Thanks!
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Filtering querystring results by date range

Simply, How do you filter results returned using querystring that fit within a given date range. For example I have a custom property RMExpiryDate and the value could be any date, lets say for ...
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SharePoint Online: Getting Current User Information

What is the best way to get the current users information. With the UserProfileService unavailable in SharePoint Online what would be the best method for getting a users information. Client was ...
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How can I search a specific subsite using the REST API in SharePoint 2013?

Which is the best way of limiting search results to a specific subsite when using the search REST API in SharePoint 2013? I've tried adding a new content source ("MySubsiteContentSource") (in ...
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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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SPO / Rest API Changing TimeLastModified

Is it possible to set (on upload) or modify (e.g. with a PATCH operation) the TimeLastModified attribute in Sharepoint 2013 / SPO via the Rest api? I'm getting mixed signals on this one - I've tried ...
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Invalid JSON. A token was not recognized in the JSON content

I fetch data from Sharepoint using perl on a linuxmachine. This worked real good as long as I only had to read data from there. Now that I also have to change data on Sharepoint I'm stuck. Altough ...
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Force users to enter document metadata before creating a new document in Sharepoint 2013 document library?

First off, I'm new to Sharepoint. With that out of the way, I have a document library based on a custom content type. When working with Sharepoint document libraries some users find the document info ...
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SharePoint 2013 RESTful calls returning 404 not found

Using the Get started with the SharePoint 2013 REST service, I am trying to access the following internal SharePoint site: http://mycs.nce.dirc.aon/sites/SuperSecret/default.aspx I have tried sending ...
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Get the id value from the page url

In SharePoint how do you get the ID value from the url of the page you are on using javascript( Jquery,ajax, Rest..), e.g. I have the url like so: http:// ddd/mypage?ID=xx I tried before to ...
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Updating Lookup Values with the REST API

Is it possible to update a List Item's Lookup Field Value via the Rest API? I can retrieve the field value if I use $select and $expand, but I can't find documentation anywhere that explains how to ...
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OData.ODataContentTypeException when trying to post via perl

I fetch data from Sharepoint using perl on a linuxmachine. This worked real good as long as I only had to read data from there. Now that I also have to change data on Sharepoint I'm stuck. ...
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Access and USE list data across site collections

I have two site collections in SharePoint Online environment (Office 365 dedicated). Site A: https://SharePoint.com/sites/SiteA (Data Source - Read Only Access) Site B: ...
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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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Cannot edit properties after overwriting file in a document library

I am (programmatically) overwriting a file in a document library after which none of the metadata fields can be edited either programmatically or manually: Edit Properties -> change something -> ...
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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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Create site collection from REST Api

I have read guides like http://sharepointryan.com/2013/09/10/create-a-sharepoint-site-spweb-using-rest-in-spd-2013-workflow/ but that is to help create a subsite and not the actual site collection. ...
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REST service and JSON

How can I retrieve via REST service in SharePoint item column values in JSON: This is my snippet: $.ajax({ url: '/_api/web/lists/getbytitle("my list")/items/getbyid(3), type: "GET", header: ...
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Search api postquery

I am writing a query to the search api using post method , the sample below works properly, I am trying to figure out the syntax to include multiple refinement filters such as filetype = docx AND ...
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Getting all sites for user with permissions

I'm trying to get all sites for a user on which he has permissions. For this I'm using the search api. In a for-loop from 0 to totalRows. This is my request url: ...
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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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Authenticate external systems against SharePoint REST services

I want to make the SharePoint(on prem) REST services available for a number of other applications. The other applications are built on different platforms, Microsoft, Java, etc. Applications should ...
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GetPropertiesFor ajax call from Sharepoint 2013 app

I tried the below code with GetMyProperties in a SharePoint Hosted app and it works, but the following code gives me a bad request url = appweburl + ...
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REST filter=startswith not working when filtering using Id field

When filtering a text column like in built Title field using startswith, proper results are returned. Example: http://aissp2013:111/_vti_bin/ListData.svc/ChangeRules()?$filter=startswith(Title,'Ti') ...
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What is difference between SharePoint REST and ODATA?

I have read that SharePoint REST and ODATA provide web services like WCF to fetch list/items, etc. So what is difference between REST and ODATA? Please provide a programmatic example to show the ...
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App prison break

Me an my colleges were discussing the possibility of breaking out of the sandbox that a SharePoint-hosted apps provide. As most of you know host webs in SharePoint 2013 are protected by deploying apps ...
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Is it possible to make SharePoint lists accessible cross domain using REST API?

Is it possible to make SharePoint 2013 resources accessible via internet using REST API? Say I want to do CURD with a list from outside of SharePoint. How we can manage credentials for this situation? ...
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where are foreign lists and how to query them?

I use REST/JSON to query Sharepoint 2013 where "expand" helps me to retrieve the authors name from a foreign list. .../_api/lists/getbytitle('list1')/items?$select=*,Author/Title&$expand=Author ...