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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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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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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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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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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REST API In SharePoint 2013 Uploading and Setting a Property

I am currently in the process of trying to upload a file from using SharePoint 2013 Restful Service as well as setting the fields in the same document library at the same time. I have had success ...
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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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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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Sharepoint 2013 REST Service

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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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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401 Unauthorized Exception with SharePoint search rest API

Note: Please do not make my question as duplicate, still i haven't get any proper answer for my question. I am getting 401 unauthorized error when calling a sharepoint search rest api ...
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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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Get lists in Subsite/s through REST API

Is there a way to get all the lists in the subsites where the list is named 'Posts'? This gets the list if it is deployed on the subsite itself but not from the parent. The hostUrl looks like ...
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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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Apps cannot use External Content Types defined in the Business Data Connectivity Shared Service Application metadata catalog

My issue is getting Unauthoraized exception while accessing external data in workflow 2013 context throw REST call (HttpSend). I read several posts suggests to create BDC model inside App package, ...
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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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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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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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Sharepoint rest api Version number increments on Checkout rather than check in

Consider a file whose current version number is 1.0. I am checking out the file through rest api and the UIVersionLabel property of the file, is incremented to 2.0 after checkout operation. When i ...
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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. ...
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Returning custom columns when using search API sourceid

I am attempting to search a specific custom content type using SharePoint Online's REST Search API. Here is the URL Request. _api/search/query?sourceid='d0aa2c2e%2D7709%2D46f1%2D835a%2D244f483e4b0e' ...
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The field 'Author' of type 'User' cannot be used in the query filter expression

I was making a rest api call with Odata filter author/id. I want to get survey responses of a particular user. ...
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Get private folders of all users in OneDrive for Business REST API

I want to get all private folders(and files) for all users in one drive for business using REST API. I got access token for https://mydomain-my.sharepoint.com using administrator account. Now I am ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online adding a user to a group using a workflow

I am trying to add a user to a security group via a SharePoint 2013 workflow I am currently trying to do this using the Call HTTP web service action and I have 3 dictionary's built. All of this is ...
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Get users Manager using Client API

url: appweburl + "_api/SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager/GetUserProfilePropertyFor(accountName=@v,propertyName='Manager')?@v='" + seluser + "'", For my SP 2013 app I need to get a users manager and I'm ...
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Update readonly field using REST API

I am trying to update a list item using Rest API. Following is my code. It works and it updates all fields except "RichMessage" which is a Note field with RichText="TRUE" and readonly. I have tested ...
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Get UserId with JavaScript in SharePoint2013 / SharePoint Online

I need to update a person field in a list using a result from a people search (sourceid=B09A7990-05EA-4AF9-81EF-EDFAB16C4E31). The search works great, but does not return the person's ID that I need ...
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How do I find the Tenant ID of my SharePoint Online Account?

I am trying to create a simple PHP script that uses oAuth and I seem to require the Tenant ID of my SharePoint Online account. I'm sure this is something very straight forward, but I can't seem to ...
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Image file corrupted upon upload via REST

I have been attempting to use REST to upload image files to SharePoint but am running into the same issue again and again. The issue is that while the image file uploads to an image library, it shows ...
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Query the ContentTypeId field using SharePoint REST API

I would like to know if it is possible to query a SharePoint list using the ContentTypeId field using REST API. Can someone please help me on that? Thanks.
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How to find out the real path of an file in Sharepoint?

I am currently trying to write an application using C# that accesses a file stored on a SharePoint server programatically using the REST API. For that purpose, I want to check out a file. The file ...
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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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How do I use REST $filter with a “Hyperlink or Picture” type column?

The $filter method works perfectly on regular text columns, but I can't figure out how to use it with a "Hyperlink or Picture" type column. For example: ...
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Cannot get value for projected field

We are calling expand on a people picker column of a custom list but get the following error due to a particular SharePoint user having a null value for EMail. Cannot get value for projected field ...
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Updating List Item using REST API generates no error but nothing happend

Following is my code using Rest API to update a List Item. It generates no error, goes to success callback. However it does not update the List Item. var itemTitle = "Test item"; var userId = 22; ...
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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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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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What is the REST endpoint URL to get list of site collections?

If I go to SharePoint 2013 site, click on Admin -> SharePoint, you will see a list of site collections (the link is https://somename-admin.sharepoint.com/_layouts/15/online/SiteCollections.aspx) What ...
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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 Managed Metadata Values via REST

I am able to query and get an array of all my term names and guids within a Term Set, but now I want to be able to set these via REST. When I look at the structure in JSON the section with my Managed ...