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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User Profile REST Endpoint isn't up-to-date

I'm trying to access the User Profile information so that I can personalize some information on our Intranet. I'm using the User Profile REST endpoint for it, but it seems like the REST endpoint is ...
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Changes made in Sharepoint web interface to list aren't reflected when using REST method

I've got a Sharepoint list to which I've added some columns, like so: Now, I've been able to pull data from Sharepoint using the super awesome Rest API, using the below PowerShell code: $Items = ...
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How to use REST on Form Libraries

I need to edit permissions on individual form items that have been added to a form library. This is within 2013 Workflows. So I only need the http call. I have tried to access using the standard ...
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App Permission requests

I am trying to create a 2013 workflow that uses an App step to break inheritance on a form library and give individual forms unique permissions. I am having problems, and constantly receiving ...
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Problems while Accessing SharePoint List items in SharePoint 2013 using REST API in NAPA tool

I am trying to access the list item using an APP in my office 365 share point hosted trial environment.It seems like the call REST call is failing, the alert in error function is getting executed. ...
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How to create a folder in Sharepoint using Java and RESTFul API?

This is my Sharepoint site http://sp2k13/sites/ifsp/ and I would like to create a folder using Sharepoint RESTFul API with Java. I have already gone through Working with folders and files with REST ...
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Upload files to SharePoint Online using REST API

I'm trying to develop a console application which will upload files from the users client PC to a SharePoint Online site. I've written a version that used CSOM, but the file size is limited to 1.5Mb, ...
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Bringing back fields by internal name in SharePoint REST

Let's say I have the query: http://thisbox/_api/lists/getbytitle('ThisList')/items?$select=* But instead of "*" for selecting fields, I have a list of Field Internal Names and/or GUID's. I'd like ...
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Filtering a Lookup field using REST not working in Sharepoint 2010

I'm trying to filter a column of type lookup from a list using this method. /_vti_bin/ListData.svc/Collections()?$expand=Departments&$filter=Departments/Title eq 'Sales' And its outputting the ...
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REST API filter by start and end dates using 'today'

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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Get image from SharePoint by URL

I try to get an Image from SharePoint by using JavaScript code. I have the complete URL of the image which is stored in a SharePoint Assets Library. My app is SharePoint hosted. This code does not ...
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Cannot find resource for the request $batch Sharepoint server 2013

When i try to execute sample batch code in Sharepoint server 2013 i'm getting the error 'Cannot find resource for the request $batch' Int16 listRetrievalCount = 0; if (IsPostBack) { ...
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Get url of document library from REST call

I am working with O365 SharePoint site where I need to get the name and URL for the document libraries in a site collection. I have made a rest call for it as: https://site/_api/web/lists and select ...
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Apps Permission Request XML for Workflow, and Rest Workflow Help Please

The documentation on msdn is pure junk if you ask me, for setting up App permissions in a Workflow. Here is the link ...
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RoleAssignments with REST API and oAuth

I'm attempting to use the REST API to migrate files from our users' personal sharepoint sites (e.g. http://organization-my.sharepoint.com/personal/bob@organization.onmicrosoft.com). The account which ...
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How do I access an image library from my client web part via the REST API?

I am busy implementing a small web part to rotate through a list of banner images. The images must come from an Office 365 SharePoint Online list. My first choice to implement this list is by using ...
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How to access a custom field of a list using REST

I'm trying to get information from a list in a custom SPField called "My Field" with the internal name "MyField" using this JavaScript code: $.ajax({ url: ...
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How do I set up SharePoint Designer so I can edit list item permissions using a workflow

I need to be able to change list item permissions within a workflow. I have Workflow platform 2010 but the Impersonation step is greyed out. I have Workflow platform 2013, but I dont know where or ...
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Get the permission list for a group using jQuery AJAX requests REST API

How can i get the group permissions for a list using an AJAX request with the REST API? I could add or remove permissions for the group but i want to know the actual permissions of the group over the ...
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Get link to image from asset library

I try to access an asset library in a SharePoint-Hosted App via the REST API. The app is hosted in SharePoint Online. I get the properties of the images (e.g. the title etc). But I do not find a ...
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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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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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Consume SharePoint online lists using REST API (in R)

I would like to be able to query lists that are on my sharepoint online site via R. I'm having difficulties ascertaining the right method for authenticating my requests. These requests would be ...
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How to add an AD group to a SP group using REST api?

I managed to write a code that adds a user to SP group using REST and it just posts this data: { '__metadata': { 'type': 'SP.User' }, 'LoginName':'i:0#.w|domain\\user' } to here: ...
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Add AD group to SharePoint Online using REST API

Is it possible to add an AD group into SharePoint. I've created a user group in the Office 365 portal, which appears to be stored in AD. Is there a way of searching for this AD group and adding it. ...
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Not able to access sharepoint list using rest api

This is my code function getListItem(url, listname, id, complete, failure) { // Getting our list items $.ajax({ url: url + "/_api/lists/getbytitle('"+ listname +"')/items", ...
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ItemAdded not firing with REST

I have an ItemAdded on a list which creates a Document Library for each item added, and updates some fields of the item. It fires perfectly when items are entered manually. It doesn't fire when ...
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Create an item with REST API from workflow - Sharepoint 2013

The main idea of this is to create an item from workflow in another list which is located on different site collection. So i though if its possible to create an item in list with REST API trough the ...
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Upload new image in asset library in SharePoint Online

I am developing a SharePoint Hosted app for SharePoint Online. Now I wondered if there is a way to upload a new image file to the central asset library. I found several code snippets for C#, but my ...
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Expand a multi value field in REST API

I have a Sharepoint list that has a multi value field which stores Person or Group. In the GET call to the Sharepoint list, I get the following response. Collaborators is the name of the field in ...
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Search REST API with the User Profile Service and Hyphenated Last Names

Using the Search REST API to get all users where their last name begins with a certain letter to make a custom user directory. For example, I hoped that the following would return all users that have ...
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Server error in Sharepoint newsfeed 2013 when uploading image

Whenever i upload any image in share point 2013 newsfeed , the rest api for getting newsfeed(http://siteurl/_api/social.feed/my/news), it returns me "Request Error". Can anyone help ?
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Download SharePoint folder using Python

I am using requests library in python to get pages from SharePoint 2010 and it's working fine, now I need to walk through a SharePoint directory and download all files from there to my local machine. ...
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Passing the Sharepoint Logged in user credentials to a REST API Call

I am having issues passing the current logged in user's credentials in to a REST API call. Here is the scenario: I have a SP 2010 hosted site that has a web part that makes a REST API call to ...
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Path to User photo by ID (URL)

I'm consume data by REST: spApp.controller('blogCtrl', function ($scope, $http) {$http( { method: "GET", url: ...
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Create list item in sharepoint list using REST API using C#

I have a requirement to create list item in a sharepoint online list using the REST API and c#. How to achieve this. Most of the article show using REST API in jquery and Javascript but I have a ...
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Retrieve non-system folders from RestApi given the folder's relative path

'YouDomainServer'/_api/Web/GetFolderByServerRelativeUrl('relativepath')/Folders This call returns the system folders like 'Forms' which are not generally visible to the user. How to exclude the ...
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REST $filter when comparing 2 date columns causes error <nativehr>0x80070057</nativehr><nativestack></nativestack>

I'm using the on prem SharePoint 2013 REST API and I'm getting an error when I try to compare two date fields. $filter=ExpectedDelivery gt NeededBy The above query works perfectly using ...
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Trouble with curl and rest

I'm having a problem using curl to pull a specific task from sharepoint 2010 enterpise. We use a very complicated extendscript to process images into archive locations and create web images. We ...
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SharePoint site accessed via AAM url causes 401 Unauthorized error

I have a internet mapping for a SharePoint site that works fine. However, the same site's WCF REST service causes a '401 Unauthorized' error when accessed via a coded functionality. The same code ...
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Get all Files and Folders in one call

I want to get all the files and folders contained inside a SharePoint folder in one rest API call. We have the below API to get all the folders inside a folder ...
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GetFileByServerRelativeUrl returns corrupt document

I'm trying to read a SharePoint document using GetFileByServerRelativeUrl. The code seems to work (it throws no exceptions). It's returning a byte array that should represent a Word document. (It's ...
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Invalid Audience Id - Office 365

I am trying to connect with office 365 without going through Azure, so I was able to get the access token by calling the following URL ...
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Adding a folder to a list using the REST API

I have a GenericList that accepts folders as elements. I know how to create those folders in Sharepoint's interface. I'd like to be able to generate them with a script, using the REST API. I know ...
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REST endpoint working in SharePoint online and not in on premise

/_api/web/lists/getbytitle('List')/items?$select=Id,AttachmentFiles&$expand=AttachmentFiles The above REST endpoint works in SharePoint online and we are able to fetch attachments but the same ...
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Is it possible to exclude certain user views from ViewsLifeTime?

I'm getting the most popular pages in our site collection using the search REST API: _api/search/query?querytext='ContentTypeId:0x010100C568*'&sortlist='ViewsLifeTime:descending' The problem is ...
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I want to get list of all site collection available on SharePoint Server 2013 using CSOM or REST API but not server object model

I am working on client application for which I don't want to use Server Object Model of SharePoint 2013. I am ready to go for anything other that SOM. I want to get a complete list of site ...
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Can't send Email: Error 500 or 403 when trying to use SP.Utilities.Utility.SendEmail

I am getting a Internal Server 500 error when trying to send an email using the SP.Utilities.Utility.SendEmail in my SharePoint Online App. It is worth noting that I am working from a custom .aspx ...
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Is it possible to get the most popular pages using REST?

I want to show a list on our homepage of the most popular pages in our site collection. Is there a way of accessing this information using REST?
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REST API get by author differences by platform

I find that when I want to retrieve custom list items by author (in this case, by the current user) I need to use a different query whether using SP2013 on premise or O365. I tried creating the same ...