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How to get more than one SharePoint list using REST API?

I have created multiple lists in SharePoint 2013. I need to get the multiple list items using REST API call. I have tried the method to get the multiple list items using API within the for loop but ...
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Problem with workflow REST

I seem to be having a problem making a rest call to create a list or add a user to a SharePoint group. Both give me the same error - Response: {"error":{"code":"-1, Microsoft.SharePoint.Client....
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SharePoint 2013 REST API $expand issues

I'm new to using the SP API's and I am having an issue getting the required result using $expand on list lookup columns. I have 3 lists named ProjectList, SiteList, RegionList with relating lookup's ...
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Rest Search API SharePoint

I am trying to retrieve images using REST SEARCH API from multiple Picture Libraries distributed across sub-sites(sub-sites are all under a single site collection https://xyz/site/*) .I also need to ...
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How can we get the list items from multiple lists using Batch REST API?

I need to load all master data from multiple lists and bind it to from in form dropdown. For that I need to call every list separately. Is there any option to call all the list in one query using ...
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How to post value in multiple user field via SharePoint REST API

I am new to SharePoint 2013 app develpoment, so I'm having trouble with some easy (I think it should be easy) REST Call. I got a list for issue tickets, which contains a user field column. In my SP ...
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Upload multiple files with REST API in document library with custom properties

I am trying to upload multiple documents to the document library, I followed the answer posted on this link, I am able to upload the documents but I have some custom columns in the library, please ...
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Download multiple files at a time from using HTTP Rest API Calls

I am able to download a file from SharePoint using the API GetFolderByServerRelativeUrl. However I'm looking to download selected files at once from SharePoint. Is there any possibility to do this?
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Sharepoint Online Rest API - VBA - 401 unauthorized - SPOIDCRL token

I'm trying to use the rest api to get info about a doc library but keep getting 401 unauthorized - the code below worked for a bit for me but not other users now it doesn't work for me either... I ...
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grouping the returned data using REST API

can i use grouping to eliminate duplication on the returned values using REST API ?or is there any other way the remove\delete duplicated values using REST?
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Consuming soap api in sharepoint

I am getting data in xml formal by hitting the below url in browser. https://test.oracleoutsourcing.com/api/widget/test/GetESSDataOP?userId=302 I wanted to know how would I be able to read this data ...
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Sharepoint REST API - Create a List using Javascript

I'm trying to create a list using REST API, the javascript is in a Sharepoint Page, I'm logged as a System Account and every time I run the script I get the following error: {"error":{"code":"-1, ...
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Unable to approve API permissions from API Management page

I created a custom web part that calls a web API I created. When I deployed the web part, I went to approve the required permissions and received the following errors: [HTTP]:500 - [CorrelationId]:...
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C# api upload to SharePoint [closed]

I want to read and upload on SharePoint, anyone can help me ? I use C# api. I try by Cloudinay and Api works.
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SP.Utilities.Utility.SendEmail Anonymous User

I have a public website made with on premise sharepoint. Can I use rest api (SP.Utilities.Utility.SendEmail) to send email with anonymous user? I am trying but didn't work.
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How to use RowsPerPage in the REST API

Whenever I send a request with RowsPerPage set, either via GET or POST, more rows than the RowsPerPage value are returned. RowLimit works though. /_api/search/query?querytext='sharepoint'&...
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Yahoo Weather API stopped working in JQuery [closed]

I'm using the Yahoo API code to retrieve the weather information since last 5-6 years but it is stopped working since last couple of months automatically var URL ='https://query.yahooapis.com/v1/...
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How to use external API in sharepoint online or in SPFX?

I am trying to integrate the Microsoft Translator Text API to a SharePoint online site, and the method that I am using is with sharepoint framework webpart. but when I press the button to do the API ...
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Rest queries on ProjectOnline should use _API/ProjectData or _API/ProjectServer?

I've been trying to identify what is the correct way to get data from Project Online for some time now (I just want to get data, not update it). I can find documentation on ProjectData and a lot of ...
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Sharepoint REST API: Get filtered results of files in a document library subfolder and sub-subfolders

Let’s say I have a Document Library “Documents” with structured folders like this: - Folder1(ID1) - SubfolderA(ID3) file-1-in-SubFolderA(ID4).txt file-2-in-SubFolderA(ID5)...
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SP Online REST API Durable Document Link

My google searches have all led to dead ends. Is there a way to retrieve the durable link code for a document using the REST API? When you copy a link in the GUI, it takes the form of:- https://...
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How do I monitor SharePoint Online API usage?

Our company stores projects in Office 365 SharePoint Online, creating one site per project utilizing site templates. We then use SharePoint Workflows, PowerBI, Microsoft Flow, PowerApps, and custom C#...
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REST API - Filter Available Fields Choice Results?

We have a very large choice (nearly 20,000 options!!!) field that we want to be able to retrieve the choices, and preferably filter them on the server side. This is the call to get the options _api/...
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Edit content in Wiki page using script

I have a Wiki Page in SharePoint . which i want to be populated by Build results from another server using an Automatic script , but after digging through forums and google im unable to find a good ...
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SharePoint change author

Is it possible to change the Author of a discussion list using the API in SharePoint 2016? I am trying to update a discussion list author with the user ID19. This is what the curl request would look ...
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Uploading PDFs via the SharePoint Graph API without using Binary?

I am able to upload to the SharePoint Graph API via client-side JavaScript when I send the data in binary. However, I need to send PDF files via a server-side connection and when I do this the data ...
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Get all list's values using REST API - ERROR

I'm trying to get all values from a list and print it to screen. I have a column named 'tz' and I want to print it only. I use this code, but I am getting an error: Unable to get property '0' of ...
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Which API to use for my application to SharePoint online?

I am new to SharePoint, need some guide on the choosing the API. I being read a lot of info last few days by its still very confusion to me. https://dev.office.com/sharepoint/docs/general-development/...
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SP Hosted-AddIn - Pass body parameter to SP.WebRequestInfo() object

I want to pass body parameters to my post request, how to do this? In msdn article haves only example with GET request.. This is my code for get request(Its working): function webProxy() { ...
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SP2010 API: How to insert data into list with folders

I have used SPServices for a long time, both creating, deleting and getting list items from my sharepoint sites. Now I got a new site, and in this site the previous developer has created lists with ...
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How to access a Sharepoint's API on LogicApps?

I'm trying to connect to Sharepoint's API. So when I create an account on CRM I need , with LogicApps, access a sharepoint site and create a Group. When i am testing the api access on Postman I have ...
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SharePoint 2016 compatibility

Does anyone know the link to API or document for API in SharePoint 2016? We are currently using '.Net client API' for SharePoint 2013 and want to check if the methods used from it will still be ...
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How to create a Request Http “GET” to url

I want to make a request http Webservice API to https://sms.vietguys.biz/api/u=[user]&pwd=[password]&from=[Title]&phone=[phonenumber]&sms=[ContentSMS] using javascript. Can I do ...
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SharePoint Online/365 with SAP API [closed]

Has anyone pulled data into SharePoint Online (365) from SAP using an API? Any recommendations on where to start, what to think about, and what to watch out for? Any tips appreciated!
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REST - Get expanded property data for use in angular

I am trying to figure out how to get the expanded property data and be able to use that data in my angular code. REST call to get expanded property Data: /_api/Web/GetFolderByServerRelativeUrl('...
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Create File using SharePoint REST API call But It couldn't edit or view

url: http://site url/_api/web/GetFolderByServerRelativeUrl('/Document')/Files/add(url='abc.docx',overwrite=true), method: POST, body: "This is my doc", Headers: Authorization: "Bearer " + ...
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Access Denied when trying to create an item with SharePoint API

I am using OAuth to authenticate a client to access SharePoint and create some files. I have the access token and can access endpoints with no issues. However, when it comes to creating items, I am ...
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what is different between office 365 SharePoint and SharePoint on-premise? (using API)

I want to develop application that can access SharePoint on-premise server and download files from that server. I already developed JAVA application using REST API of Office 365 SharePoint. so what ...
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Is there any way to overcome URL length limitation in REST API “GET” Requests?

Is there any way to overcome the 2083 characters limit using REST API GET request itself.
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Adding documents into a Document Set folder in SPO by busing Javascript

I am working on a project where I have to build the logic to upload documents into document set folders and I am stuck building the end point. Can we work with document sets in the same way we do it ...
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Prevent SharePoint from sending emails when changing elements via API

I'm about to remove attachments in around 10k list items via SOAP API, how do I prevent email notifications about this?
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Connecting outside database via WEB API's to SPO

Has anyone been able to automate a connection to an outside source that uses WEB API's? We use Deltek Vision in the cloud, and would like to be able to automate some information to carry over from ...
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Searching Users in AD through REST in sharepoint?

Any ideas on trying to find/search users by id in Sharepoint by a REST query? At the moment I am playing around with the clientside people picker to search for users https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/...
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How to insert selected Checkboxes via Sharepoint 2016 API

I've been able to piece together the following code that "builds" a checkbox list in Sharepoint 2016. That was step one. Now, I'm trying to figure out how to loop thru the whole list of Departments ...
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API field setup requirements?

I have a custom list and would like to reference the information in a SPFX web part. I'm following the sharepoint-crud sample from github as an example. When I make the call to the desired list with ...
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Get items publishing status and validity via search api

I am trying to receive items via the SharePoint 2016 REST Search API, which works pretty good. However as I have some people with the permissions to view unpublished items or items which have expired, ...
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Update person or group field using REST API in Document Library

I want to update the Person or Group field in Document Library using REST API. How can I achieve this. Thanks.
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How to save the value of a Yes/No Checkbox via Sharepoint 2016 REST API onPrem?

How do you save checked/unchecked for sharepoint 2016 on-prem via the REST api? I have a couple input text boxes saving text, but I'm can't save yes/no for cbAttending, I can't seem to get the value ...
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Authentication methods for SharePoint REST API

Let's say I work in company AAA and want to automatically upload documents to BBB's company SharePoint Online application https://BBB.sharepoint.com using REST API. My email username@AAA.com is ...
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Difference of two files using SharePoint

How do I get the diff of file1.csv and file2.csv from SharePoint (maybe using API calls, if possible)? diff : Compare the contents of file1 and file2 and produce the list of changes necessary to ...