The REST (Representational State Transfer) interface in 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 that can be addressed by remote URLs.

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Import SharepointList into Outlook template as BCC

I am trying to import a Sharepoint list into a BCC field of an Outlook oft email template. When user will click on the sharepoint linked oft email template, a new email message will open, BCC field ...
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SharePoint REST API get users following a document

Is is possible to use the REST API to get users following a document? I saw a thread about someone trying to get a list of the users following a site and the answer was that it cannot be done with the ...
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Sharepoint REST service URI

I have one doubt in Sharepoint REST service URI http://server/site/_api/web/lists and http://server/site/_api/lists are same request, Am I correct? I mean both request returning same result. ...
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Workflow Call HTTP Web Service returns xml instead of Json

I developed a Workflow that uses http call webservice in our devlopment site on O365. When I rebuilt the identical workflow in production, it fails with the error: ...
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Downloading large binary files and upload it to SharePoint document library using REST

I am building a SharePoint hosted app that communicates With a REST service, also built by us. The REST service provides a method to get a file (image or video file, typically 4Mb - 50Mb, but also ...
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How to get json data from REST api SharePoint 2013

How to get json data from REST api in SharePoint 2013 list? Regards,
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Finding Renditions for an Image via SharePoint REST API

In my application I'm displaying images via REST that I've pulled from a library using a query similar to this: http://localhost/_api/web/GetFolderByServerRelativeUrl('/PublishingImages')/Files As ...
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Error 'ACS90019: Unable to determine the tenant identifier from the request.' in SP2013 REST API Call

My company uses a MSP that has their own multi-tenant sharepoint 2013 installation. I am trying to use oAuth to connect and keep getting the error, "ACS90019: Unable to determine the tenant ...
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PWA List access via REST from sub site

I've got a Project server site that needs to access to the values of a list stored in the PWA when a new row is added in a list of its own. For that I've created a workflow using Sharepoint ...
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CrossListQueryInfo or SPSiteDataQuery equivalent in REST API or CSOM

Is there any equivalent in SharePoint 2013 RESTful API or JavaScript Object Model to either one of the following? CrossListQueryInfo SPSiteDataQuery
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SharePoint rest API HTTP401

I am trying to retrieve the lists of my web by REST API. With this code I get HTTP 401. (the browser does not prompt for the credentials) var requestUri = "http://sp13" + "/_api/web/lists"; ...
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Error sending Email from workflow

I've got a Sharepoint list inside a project server site. When a user creates an item in this list I want to send an Email to another user. I've been able to get the email address using REST and ...
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Undefined custom user profile properties - javasript - rest

I'm trying to get a custom user profile property, but I only get that the property is undefined. What I'm trying to do is to get a custom user profile property, without having to loop trough the ...
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Obtaining bearer token for Sharepoint REST API calls

Our scenario is following: User logs in through SSO (using Azure AD) to our website. On the site we have a page that will show links to some documents from SharePoint. The page will query SharePoint ...
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Copy documents to a subsites

I have a site collection MySiteCollection which contains many subsites like SiteA, SiteB, SiteC, etc. Each subsite contains its own subsites. For example SiteA-1, SiteA-2, SiteA-3. And I want to ...
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Make users accept a policy before they can use the solution - SharePoint - REST

First time a user logon to the system they should get a "policy" that they should accept. Without the accept on the policy they cannot use the solution! I've created a custom user property on every ...
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Get Lookup table value via REST

I've got a project server app in which I hava a custom field that gets populated through a lookup table I've previously filled. What I want is to get the value of this custom field using the REST ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Search REST API return lack of result with exact phrase querytext

In sharepoint foundation 2013 search REST API. I used double quotes to find exact phrases in document content which was attached in my sharepoint list item. "/_api/search/query?querytext='\"" + query ...
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FILES REST API url to list specific folder content

I need to retrieve the items/documents in a specific folder of our Office 365 hosted SharePoint site, but I always get an resource error. I'm trying to use the FILE REST API for this, documented here: ...
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How to pull the user profile image?

Using the _api/SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager I've gathered the information needed to display my user profile image and presence. pInfo is a variable that contains the property information needed to ...
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Create a DocumentSet in host web using REST API

I need to create a DocumentSet in the Hostweb from inside the App. I have tried this: var info = { __metadata: { 'type': 'SP.DocumentSet' }, AllowContentTypes: true, ...
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Display Rating Stars

I have a page and I want to display the items' title of a list with the rating stars for each item beside it in that page. What should I do?
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REST API in SharePoint - Query specific list URL

I'm new to REST API in SharePoint. I was required to query some items from given URL of Calendar type list. But I know how to query calendar list items ...
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Sharepoint 2010 listdata.svc returns exception Value cannot be null. Parameter name: target. On orderby with lookup field

I'm trying to use SharePoint 2010 ListData.svc with jqgrid control. It works fine, but when I try to use orderby with lookup field, I get an exception: -An error occurred while processing this ...
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SharePoint 2010 Rest API filter statement not working

I am trying to filter a rest query but can't seem to get it to work. During my testing, the following statement works (no filter, a alternate way to get the item I wanted): // sort the list desc and ...
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GetSiteAndWeb access denied after Office365 service update - why?

Typically this call GetSiteAndWeb, using Office365 authentication, does not require extra authentication to succeed. This call starts failing recently at subsite level (but still ok on site collection ...
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how to get SharePoint Site Hits using Rest calls

Is there any way I can pull number hits using rest call in SharePoint 2013.
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How to pull data from SharePoint On-Premises Search REST API from PHP?

I have a SharePoint 2013 on-premises installed on one of our organisation server (Windows Server 2012 R2 with IIS 8.5). We have enabled the REST search API so that we can query to sharepoint and ...
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Check users group membership via REST API using AD-Groups in SP-Groups

I am aware that similar questions have been asked around here but none of them answers the part of AD-Groups that are used inside of SP-Groups. I have several SP-Groups in my teamsite. I follow best ...
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Using NOT on REST date query

I am able to filter for items created on a specific date with the following query (using today [03-06-2015] as an example): "$filter=Created ge datetime'2015-03-06T05:00:00.000Z' and Created lt ...
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Sharepoint restful api: json return value is structured differently between simialr scripts

I have some odd behaviour when using REST API to query SharePoint lists. In one example, I have to use data.d.results[0] to get to the data, in another I have to use data.d[0] When I use data.d[0], ...
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Rest API authentication

I need to use the SharePoint Rest API from a custom JavaScript application (outside from SharePoint). How can I authenticate the user to use the Rest API. I can not deploy a SharePoint app, I need ...
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Updating SharePoint item using REST API from outside of SharePoint

I need to update (CRUD) SharePoint list items from a stand alone application outside of SharePoint. This application can only use JavaScript to call SP. Deploying it as an app on SharePoint won't be ...
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'Cannot find resource for the request' error using REST

I am trying to use REST to copy documents from one place to another. I would ideally like to do this through a SPD 2013 workflow, but have also been trying to use jQuery as well. I have been ...
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How to authenticate user in SharePoint Online using rest api

I have a website on SharePoint Online and a website on SharePoint On-premise. From my On-premise website i want to create a new list on my SharePoint Online site. To authenticate I used the ...
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SharePoint 2013 upload(and resize) image with REST api problem

I am trying to create an SP2013 APP, the user should be able to upload an image to a SharePoint list. The image needs to be resized before it is being uploaded. I got the upload function to upload the ...
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Set value in web property bag using REST API

I am trying to manage web properties from property bag using REST API. It is pretty straightforward how to get the values var url = "https://site.sharepoint.com/_api/web/allProperties"; $.ajax({ ...
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sharepoint workflow rest api add role assignment exception

I develop a workflow and i want to grant unique permission on item in list using sharepoint rest api ...
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REST API Sharepoint 2010 hyperlink column

I am using REST api to get data form a list. The only thing tripping me up is a hyperlink column containing a link to a word document in a library. The data is being returned like so: ...
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Retrieve list value with more than 2 look up field

I have a list 'NewsList' with columns Title, ShortDescription,Image ,Programs,Division and Tag. Here, Programs,Division and Tag are lookup fields with same list name. When I try to retrieve the ...
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Do REST only uses search index to retrieve information / do the data have to be indexed - SharePoint

I know that I can use search REST api to fetch data from SharePoint. But is there a way to get a list without having to index the list? I'm having a problem that search (Continues crawl) is to slow ...
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Create a folder in document library using REST (Java)

How do you create a folder in document library. I got this code right now but getting error code 403 FORBIDDEN public void createFolder(String digest) throws ClientProtocolException, IOException { ...
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Can we trigger a SP2013 WorkFlow using REST API + Jquery?

Can anyone suggest whether there is any possibility how to trigger a SP2013 WorkFlow using REST API & Jquery ?
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Get Columns via REST

I'm trying to get a list of all columns/fields for a list via REST using the /_api/Web/Lists(guid'xxxx')/Fields endpoint. This works fine, except it's adding in all of the system and duplicate fields ...
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Query rules and REST

Is it possible to create a query rule and have the condition match a keyword in a complex KQL query? For example the following query is being issued from a third party application using the REST ...
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Rest webservices in SharePoint?

Any documentation to learn REST Webservice in SharePoint ? I am trying to create REST webservice for SharePoint.
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SharePoint REST api Input string was not in a correct format

I'm fairly new to SharePoint and have been wrestling with this particular problem for some time now. Whenever I try using the REST API for a calendar list using the following url ...
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Can we get Excel Pivot chart as an image in SharePoint 2013

I have a workbook which has a pivot chart and we are showing it in Excel services web part. Now my question is: Is it possible to access that chart (as an image) element? I know we can use REST api ...
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Add Guest Reader site user for a File

I want to know how I can add a Guest Reader site user on my OneDrive. Since a Guest Reader is for a particular file, I want to know if I can add such a user through REST API. I am looking for ...
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Office365 REST API bad request while saving data to List

In a SharePoint hosted App am trying to save data to my list in Office 365 using REST API below is the code. The problem with this code is it works fine for less values passed (eg: my in my item I ...