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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Delve and SPO REST API

So, besides the offical documentation of Delve and the REST API is there another sources where I can see the Delve capabilities? To see what I can combine with SPO and Delve
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While using REST API to get a list by title, there is a problem getting a list whose name contains the '&' character

I have already tried encoding the '&' as %26 in the request URL. It didn't work. Please suggest something else.
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REST Look-up Field Expansion (Members Unknown)

Trying to expand a look-up field, in a REST call, without knowing the member names. For example, I have a custom list with a People Picker field (Employee). I can retrieve the Title and ID fields via ...
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Render person with presence

How could I render a person with presence using JavaScript? Not in SharePoint result templates... I'm using REST and I'm getting the person from the web service
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http:<server>/_api/web/webs 401 unauthorized

i'm using a jquery script embedded in a SharePoint page. i am able to load the results of a /_api/web/webs call to REST as myself (site collection admin). However, anyone that visits the page that is ...
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Querytext: blank value for a property

How could I specify in a Querytext that I want all the elements that doesn't have defined a value for a property? For example, let's say that I'm interested in the property CheckoutUserOWSUSER, how ...
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Filter XML results from REST API call to SP list data

I was curious if it was possible to use VBA to send a query inside a REST API call to a sharepoint (SP) site in order to extract data from the SP list? I've looked around and I can't find an exact ...
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How to Refresh RequestDigest in SharePoint 2010 Angular SPA

I previously built an AngularJS application in SharePoint 2013 and that is great, now I am building a similar application in SharePoint 2010. I have two questions specific to SharePoint 2010: How do ...
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REST and Share price

I'm using 2010 and wanted to know if REST in 2010 behaves the same as 2013. Im looking for a get share prices and found a blog that explains how to use RESt but I cannot get it to work. Has anyone ...
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Upload attachment in a document library using c#

Our client is running CRM and SharePoint and they would like to upload attachments from CRM into SharePoint 2013 Online. I started searching the web for some help and I came to this Microsoft page. ...
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Bind REST result to DataTable/Gridview

Is there a way to bind Ajax/executor query result (JavaScript) from a SharePoint list to a datatable so that I can bind it into a gridview (aspx)? The examples I found so far are using ...
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How do I access the docs in a Sharepoint folder via REST API?

I am a total beginner with Sharepoint, actually I do not know much about the internal structures used by Sharepoint and what exactly can and can not be accessed via REST Apis Here is what I am trying ...
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How to read Data from App web and write data to a host web by making REST calls

my Question :How to read/copy Data(images folder) from App web and write/Upload data to a host web (Picture Library) by making REST calls with the cross-domain library. i have Created SharePoint ...
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SharePoint-hosted App - Retrieving items in host web with REST from app web with enabled fine-grained permissions

I have a SharePoint-hosted app which is querying list in host web. This list has enabled fine-grained permissions (item level security) and I am site collection admin. When I try to query items (with ...
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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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When I upload a document to SharePoint it works but I still get an error

I am learning the different capabilities of REST in SharePoint and right now I am working on uploading documents with REST. I have a code that uploads the documents and they are readable and ...
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Testing REST API in SharePoint 2013

I'm new to SharePoint 2013 and I'm looking to use REST to do some api calls to my other web sites. I just want to see how to check and see the following items: If the REST service is enabled on the ...
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How to get all properties of all users in SharePoint 2013 Rest API?

I am using this code to get all properties for just myself (current user). But how can I change this so that I can get the same data but for all the users in SharePoint? var oldurl = ...
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Updating a list item from sharepoint online workflow using HttpSend

I'm trying to update a list item in the host web from a sharepoint app using workflow's HttpSend activity in visual studio. How should I set the RequestHeader and RequestContent values ?
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/_api/web/features

This applied to a site collection like https://tenant.sharepoint.com/sites/MySite/_api/web/features retrieves a list of features ACTIVATED at the current scope. Does that mean site collection ...
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Fetch 'DocIcon' in REST api call

I have to display other site collection list data in root site. I am using REST API call to do that. But I am stuck while fetching 'DocIcon'. Can anyone tell me how can I get it? Here is my code ...
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Postman Rest Call to _api/contextinfo failing

So I have been having this issue for awhile and im not sure what has changed. I used to be able to get the form digest value from hitting the /_api/contextinfo endpoint using a post call after ...
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Set value to ClientPeoplePicker

I need to set value into a ClientPeoplePicker, my list save the user as a SPUserField, I already get the id from the list. Thanks and greetings
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Some fields Undefined when display results from REST query

I am learning to build custom SP solution with JS and HTML following the Apress book of same name. I use the following script (in Code Snippet of a SEWP): <script type="text/javascript"> ...
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Send E-mail from javascript using REST API

I want to send email using Javascript/jQuery using REST API in SharePoint. I have tried "_api/SP.Utilities.Utility.SendEmail" and this is my code/ $.ajax({ contentType: 'application/json', ...
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The required version of WcfDataServices is missing

I try to add a list item via the SharePoint 2013 REST API (in Objective C) and keep getting the following error: { "error":{ "code":"-1, System.InvalidOperationException", "message":{ "lang":"en-US", ...
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How to use SharePoint 2013 Rest api to get users by role

I am trying to use javascript to download all users of a particular role. I have this so far. It seems to get me all the users, but not all the properties of the users. I want everything such as ...
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SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog(options); refreshes browser and closes dialog

I have created a page which uses a REST call to get the DefaultNewFormUrl and then I am trying to pass this to the modaldialog but for some reason the modal fires, starts to load and then the entire ...
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SharePoint 2013 Http Web Service Action

I have created a basic SharePoint 2013 workflow with the intent to call the Rest API to retrieve the users from a SharePoint Group. To do this I am attempting to use the HTTP Web Service action ...
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Get current color palette for the site

I'm wondering if it's possible to find somewhere what .spcolor file is used for the site theme. As there is a method for applying theme to the site: ...
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Access Mobile Number from Active Directory in Office 365

Can I access mobile number from AD in an Office 365 project using rest api or server side code? Currently I am able to get information like emailand name from rest api but not mobile number or phone ...
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How to display the AssignedTo field from a REST query?

I am trying to display the Assigned To field in a table I am making with REST in SharePoint but all that is getting returned is [object Object]. When I type this url into my website I can see the ...
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REST Call to get DefaultNewFormUrl

I am trying to make a call to the REST service in Javascript to collect the 'DefaultNewFormUrl' for a specific list. The property is "not returned with the resource" so I need to make a separate call ...
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Sharepoint Online 2013 - Retrieving a task by its related list item?

For the ticketing system I've been working on, a task will be created via workflow whenever a new ticket (discussion) is created, which is assigned to the specific personnel assigned to that ...
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Filter by calculated column with rest api in Sharepoint 2013?

Apparently you can't filter by calculated column with Sharepoint 2013 rest api? The calculated column in question returns a string. ...
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Sudden loss of access to /_vti_bin/ListData.svc

Between yesterday and today, all my requests to the "ListData.svc" API thingy have gone broken. Every request results as an Error 500, and asks me to check the server logs (to which I do not have ...
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How do I update a multi lookup field using the REST API?

As the Title say, all what I need is update a column with multiple lookup values. This is how I set the metadata var someNumbers = [4, 5]; var itemMetadata = { '__metadata': { 'type': ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search Rest POST error __metadata does not exist

I am attempting a post request, and I have the following body: { "request": { "__metadata": { "type": "Microsoft.Office.Server.Search.REST.SearchRequest" }, ...
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Sharepoint REST API filter eq with value containing % in Value

I am trying to fetch a record using the Sharepoint REST API, where the property Title contains a % in the actual value. And sharepoint REST API always returns empty value. Example : If my Title ...
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Unable to change a file's fields via REST

I've gone through quite a few blog posts, StackExhange/-Overflow questions, and also Microsoft's documentation, but I'm just unable to change the fields of a file via REST in Sharepoint running on ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online Permission to User Profiles REST API

I have a SharePoint application which I've built using javascript on a single page (not using an app). I have to make calls to the user profile service to retrieve properties like Manager and Business ...
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Refine Search Results for Search Query

I am using SharePoint rest search API. I am asking it to return me a specific set of results. It currently searches against a field called myfield. myfield is a multiple choice field. I am ...
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SharePoint 2013 REST API - Adding custom query-string variable and handling it at SharePoint

We have a requirement where we need to customize the SharePoint 2013 REST API endpoint to have custom query-string/post variable and we want to process the value passed in the variable at SharePoint ...
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Creating document set and setting values with REST/listdata.svc

I have a custom document set type and I want to create a custom button on a calendar that allows my user to click a day and create a new set for that day with the date already filled in. I've got the ...
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Sort DirectReports in rest api sharepoint 2013

Below is the query to fetch the Direct Reports for a particular user . How can is sort by display name in rest api? Can you please help me . I tried like this but it is not working. ...
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REST to get list item by Id

I am always comfortable using JSOM, and I have used less of REST calls to access lists and its Items. But now I have a requirement to use only REST to get item by its ID. Is there any code snippet ...
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Can I get the Name of a list item as well as its Title using REST?

I am currently using the REST interface to retrieve information about Items in a SharePoint List: https://myserver/_api/Web/Lists(guid'<guid>')/Items(<id>) The data returned includes ...
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SP13 App CRUD Access to SP Task List

I am trying to build an app to access an existing task list to test out a UI but it is throwing an error within the Angular libraries. It can connect to lists within the app but not from the site. The ...
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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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Sharepoint 2013 REST API Authentication Problem

I have a Sharepoint 2013 Server and want to read lists in JavaScript using the REST API. I've got it to work in an Application Page just fine but I also want to use this outside of a Sharepoint Site. ...