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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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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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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Sharepoint 2013 REST API - Shared Documents / Author Info In one Call?

We are in the process of integrating from Sharepoint 2007 to Sharepoint 2013. We have a java based application using Sharepoint 2007 SOAP based webservices. In Sharepoint 2013 we are using the REST ...
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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 ...
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Create a document-libary with SharePoint rest api

Is it possible to create a document-library via SharePoint Rest API?
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How to get the ID of a list item with a given GUID in Sharepoint online with REST api?

I tried a request at a url of the following form .../_api/web/Lists/getByTitle('docLib')/items?$select=id,GUID&$top=1&$filter=GUID eq '2779cf8051-381f-4834-93dc-ece6345dde33' and i get ...
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http post with body content in Java [duplicate]

i have trying to create a document libary by using SharePoint rest api but how do i add the body content with the post in Java? body: { '__metadata': { 'type': 'SP.List' }, 'AllowContentTypes': ...
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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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REST API Social News Feed with Images throwing 400 error

Reading the news feed with the REST API _api/social.feed/my/news gives me text, but if an Image post is added, without text, I get a 400 error. If I added text, I am shown the text and get no error. ...
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How to make REST requests from javascript

I have a web site and I want to get a document library from sharepoint. I want to do this in javascript only. Do I need to get OAuth Access token? Is it possible to establish tokens without backend ...
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Download file using REST

I want to download a file using REST API. I have a file in a document library /folder. I want download that file, but with a different name. Edit 1 : Below is my code. i am able to download file on ...
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Get the list of all users from Sharepoint Online

I'm using CSOM .NET library to access Sharepoint data via ClientContext. Is there a way to get the list of all users (including users who don't belong to any group) from Sharepoint? If not, is there a ...
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Creating a subsite using c# and the REST API

Im trying to create a site using the REST API from a console app. I keep getting: "Not well formed JSON Stream" I cant find much on calling the REST API from c# so have been piecing it ...
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Get the group of the current user using REST API

I'm trying to get the group of current user. By using this code: function checkGroup() { var group = ["D", "Sup", "A", "CP"]; for (var i = 0; i < group.length; i++) { if ...
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Access programmatically to SharePoint 2013 Online REST Web Services from Windows 8.1 Application

I have a problem in connecting to SharePoint online from the Windows 8.1 Application. My goal is quite simple: Connect to SharePoint Retrieve the List of Lists Get Items from a List I have tried ...
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How to add items to a document library when uploading a file using Rest in SP 2013?

I am trying to add file to document library by using REST IN SP 2013 APP MODEL. This is my code I can upload file to document library but I can't add items value to that document library in fields ...
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SharePoint 2013 Rest API OData Query

I am calling rest uri from jQuery ajax with filter string comparison startswith as below ...
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filter list Items REST API

I have a lits sharepoint which have an user item.I need get the items filtering by user like this : http://win-f898lhd0rn9//_api/web/lists/getbytitle('BudgetConcerneLD')/items?$filter=IPS_Personne ...
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Authenticate user with FormDigest via CSOM/REST

Our SharePoint 2013 farm is using Windows Authentication and exposed to the Internet. We have a webparts contains javascript AJAX call to another server with a different hostname. Intranet: ...
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Creating ListItems using REST

My task is to create list items using REST. I used this code $(document).ready(function () { createListItemWithDetails('TestList', 'http://sp20139:85', 'TestListRest', function (data) { ...
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REST Data Souce not showing any data

I am trying to use a REST data source, by following this article. I create the data source, but when I insert it as a data view web part, nothing happens. If I enter just the path to the service in ...
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SharePoint Hosted App Cross Domain Calls to a REST API

I have a SharePoint hosted app and I want to use the JIRA REST API with it. Which means I want to make requests and work with the data from the responses. Because it's a SharePoint hosted app I can ...
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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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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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Accessing and updating sharepoint list using SOAP/REST

I have been searching and researching a problem I have been tasked with for a few days and figured now is the time to ask for help. I am a C# Application developer and have the following task. In my ...
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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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How do I get the names of users when retrieving the list of tasks?

In a SharePoint Hosted App, with the following code, I can retrieve the list of tasks, every task containing, among others, the identifiers AssignedToId (an array of integers): ...
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SharePoint Rest Api Filter not working and restrict to a site collection

The rest query is as follows, I want to get most viewed pages. I have used ViewsLifeTime property. This query returns some pages (unwanted) which their ViewsLifeTime is null. ...
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Getting List with REST Service to HTML page on different domain

I am trying to get data from SharePoint and display it in an HTML page on a separate domain using SharePoint 2013's API. The SP instance sits on-prem and the other domain is also within our firewall ...
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Unable to grab value from REST request

I am trying to grab the Id of the last created item, but am unable to grab the value. The query is correct as I can see it in the object but I'm getting an invalid character error when trying to use ...
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Retrieving files from a document library using REST with a filter on a field

I have a standard document library with one added field StudyId (string). I can't figure out how to retrieve files using a filter on that field. I retrieve files as following: ...