I have a page with some webparts on it, I want to get specific one (by name or ID) using client javascript. I try this code

var ctx=SP.ClientContext.get_current();
var web = ctx.get_web();
var site = ctx.get_site();
var theURL = window.location.pathname;
var oFile = web.getFileByServerRelativeUrl(theURL);
var limitedWebPartManager = oFile.getLimitedWebPartManager(SP.WebParts.PersonalizationScope.shared);
var collWebPart = limitedWebPartManager.get_webParts();

How to get webpart by name or id after i get a collection? Maybe there is a easier way to do it?


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Once you execute the example you have above, you can (for example) get the title of all web parts on the page by executing this:

var i = collWebPart.get_count()
for (var j=0;j<i;j++)
    var webPart = collWebPart.get_item(j).get_webPart()


Source: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh185010.aspx

However, based on your comment above, it sounds like you might be looking for a value from a field from a listitem displayed in the list displayed by this webpart. If that is the case, you might want to try a more direct approach by getting the list, and then the list item, rather than getting the webpart.

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