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API for interacting with SharePoint from .NET, Silverlight, and JavaScript.

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Use CSOM with ADFS credentials from Single Sign-On enabled ASP.NET MVC app

I have the following setup: ADFS 3.0, SharePoint 2013 and the custom ASP.NET MVC app. Both SharePoint and MVC app are configured to use Single Sign-On from ADFS, so once user is logged in via ADFS, ...
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Check given user's listItem permissions with SharePoint 2010 Managed Client Object Model (c#)

Is it possible to determine if a user can access a given item identified by its url without the users context - it has to be done with CSOM. Code so far: var file = web.GetFileByServerRelativeUrl(...
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Design Package import SharePoint 2013 using App Installed event CSOM

In SP2013, I am trying to import and export the design package from one site to other site using AppInstalled event using CSOM. I am not able to get the context of source site to import the design ...
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How to provision External content Type using CSOM

Is it possible to provision External Content type and list using CSOM?
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How to specify additional CSOM properties to load in a PowerShell script?

In a PowerShell script, I'd like to retrieve the url of the content type hub tied to a site collection. My scripts muse use the CSOM. I tried : $Context = New-Object Microsoft.SharePoint.Client....
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Handling concurrency in SharePoint Client Object Model

I'm currently working on an enterprise portal built completely using provider hosted apps, ECMA CSOM and .NET client object model. We are almost at the end of our development phase and we started ...
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Replicate AllItems.aspx inline edit in custom page layout

I am attempting to replicate the inline editing features found in the allitems.aspx page in a custom page layout. For whatever reason the "new" and "edit" list options don't seem to be showing up. ...
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Open Quick Launch link in new window (CSOM)

How to add a link opening in a new window/tab to the quick launch menu using CSOM? There is some discussion about the server-side here and here but they are dealing with the Properties collection of ...
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Querying 'Append Changed to Existing Text' from client script?

Is there a way, preferably via REST but JSOM would work, to query a SharePoint 2010 field to get all entries when 'Append Changes to Existing Text' on a multiple lines of text field is enabled?
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How to access Page layouts and site templates using CSOM?

How to access Site Settings > Look and Feel > Page layouts and site templates using CSOM? The page allows end users to change these settings: Subsite Templates: subsites can use any site template or ...
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SSL certificate error when using Client Side Object Model

I wrote an app that gets information from some Sharepoint 2010 lists and displays it to the user. It works fine on my development machine.But when I copied the exe to another desktop machine I got the ...
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SharePoint Online: Skip Property doesn't work with Order By in paging using CSOM

I am trying to fetch the contents of Document Library using paging. For this, I am skipping the resources using ListItemCollectionPosition and getting maximum resources using <RowLimit> in ...
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SharePoint Client Object Model authentication issue

I am using SharePoint.Client to connect to a SharePoint website. The first time it works, but after that I get 401 : Unauthorized error. using (ClientContext context = new ClientContext(...
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SP.ClientContext.Load suddenly throwing uncaught TypeError?

I am trying to start a workflow from JSOM. I just had it working fine, and then I had to change some of the other code in the JavaScript file that is unrelated to the client context or executing ...
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How to dynamically change the drawing path in Visio Web Access Web Part

I am wondering if there's any way to dynamically change the drawing shown by a visio web access web part. I have multiple drawings I want to show on a page based on what users click on the page. Any ...
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JSOM working in Chrome but not IE

I am learning the Java CSOM at the moment and have written a little program that creates a sub-site and assigns a masterpage to it. I am embedding all the code directly on the page. I am finding ...
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Client WebPart (apppart), I need to explain some settings

Property element <Property xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/" Name="Text" DefaultValue="Text" Multilingual= "true" | "false" PersonalizationScope="user" | "shared" ...
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Save file in same document set it is opened from

I have a request from a customer I am struggling with. Given is the following scenario: SharePoint Server 2016 Whenever a new document set is created a specific Excel file is added to the document ...
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Java Script How can I get the Site Owners information and the Group Name for all my sites

I have zero experience coding in SharePoint and have been given the task of showing the current Site owners within an HTML control on EVERY page for our site. I found this code at this link which ...
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Authenticate user in embedded iframe using session of current SharePoint user

I have an iframe with my web application embedded to a SharePoint page. I need to somehow authenticate him/her in this web app using Microsoft Azure AD without forcing him/her to enter login and ...
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sharepoint online authentication using javascript object model

I have a local html page which contains javascript code that uses client context. I can run the code in sharepoint environment but i want to run it in my local html page, which is restricted due to ...
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could not access library via CSOM/REST API if end user only has permission on the library but not the web level

This is on SharePoint Online and here are the env setup: Site collection: https://xxx.sharepoint.com/sites/sitecollection1 - End user has Permission Subsite: https://xxx.sharepoint.com/sites/...
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Desktop application needs to support all versions of SharePoint and SPO

I am connecting to the different SharePoint environments using the CSOM. Whats the best way to deploy the available DLLs to support all SharePoint environments? Do I need to dynamically instantiate ...
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Save a SharePoint 2013 workflow as template using code behind

We have around 100 SharePoint 2013 workflows in our Farm. We need to save these workflows. It is tedious to manually open Sites in Designer and go to each workflow and store it as a template. Is there ...
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How can we programmatically add a hyperlink and text to a multi-line text field?

I have a SharePoint list which has a multi-line text field. Can we add a hyperlink and simple text along with it, inside that particular field using the client object model? If so can someone help me ...
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Activating a Web-scoped Feature using SharePoint 2010 CSOM fails with ArgumentException on featDefScope

I'm trying to activate a Web-scoped feature using the Client Object Model in SharePoint 2010. The code works when activating a feature in SharePoint 2013, but when run against SharePoint 2010, I get ...
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unexpected response from server

I am using javascript to load data from list. But every now and then i get error Unexpected response from server Sometimes i get and sometimes i dont. I googled and someone suggested to free memory ...
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People Picker in sharepoint 2010 in Client Object model

I want to implement a people picker functionality in sharepoint 2010 with Client Object Model (JSOM), how to do it? Actually i have implementated in 2013 but the same code does not work on 2010.
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SharePoint Online - custom ribbon tab on all pages

Is there a way to make custom tab available on all pages of SharePoint Online website? For SharePoint Farm solution you can register a Delegate Control and activate it on a server side like this: ...
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How to execute a SQL Agent Job on a button click in a Web Part page of a SharePoint 2013 site?

I have a SharePoint 2013 on-premises site. The requirement is to add a button to one of the Webpart pages and on click of that button, a sequence of 3 consecutive SQL Server Agent jobs will be ...
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Update ID field with client object model

I'm trying to create items in a list and set the ID field programmatically (for use in a lookupfield in another list). This works serverside by setting the property ReadOnlyField of the field ID to ...
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How to get Title Resource from a View with JSOM or REST?

I am able to get title/name resource from lists, content types and fields. However, I'm not able to get title resource from views. I'm not sure how well documented this is, but this is how I get ...
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Possible to change view style client-side?

Is it possible to change the view style (for example to Shaded) client-side (using CSOM, JSOM or web services)?
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Updating an existing content type field link by JSOM

I have a content type and I would like to set some field links to hidden. The code runs perfectly, but for some reason, when I check in the UI if the field link is hidden, the changes are not applied. ...
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SPListItem.BackwardLinks equivalent in CSOM, JSOM, or REST?

In the Server API for SPListItem there is a property called BackwardLinks that returns a collection of items that link to the item. I don't see the same property in CSOM, JSOM, or REST. Is there a ...
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Changing the Modified Date of a List Item using the SharePoint Client Object Model (C#) with Contribute Permission

I have a small snippet of code that I use to update the Modified Date of a list item and it works great for users with Full Control permissions. However, for users with just Contribute access to the ...
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Check highest priority permission to access folder or file

if any folder or file has more than one permission(e.g. read and full control) for any user or group to access it if i check that permission in code how to check highest priority if folder or file has ...
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Get the Hierarchical Structure of Taxonomy Terms (for all TermSets) using SP.Taxonomy.js

I am trying to get all the terms from the termsets within a term group, maintaining the hierarchy using SP.Taxonomy.js (SP2013). Unfortunately, there seems to be no REST support for taxonomy in SP ...
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using sharepoint OOTB DragDrop.js library in Custom webpart

I implemented drag and drop file upload functionality with using REST api in my webpart . But i found an OOTB sharepoint dragdrop.js library which has numerous methods to create drag drop control. ...
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Add an app from the corporate catalog using client object model

I want to install an app that is in my corporate catalog using the client object model. I've found that I can install an app when I have the app locally. I'm then able to load it in as a stream and ...
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Install an app from the appCatalog using javascript CSOM

I'm trying to install an app in a site from the AppCatalog using the javascript CSOM I get the apps from the App Catalog using req.apps = SP.AppCatalog.getAppInstances(clientContext, oWebsite); I ...
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Dynamically Setting a List View on a WebPart Page

I have been unable to load a page showing a dynamicaly selected View. I can not just display the List itself (Although this would allow me to specify the View in the URL) because I need to modify ...
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how to update Document in doc set

I've been trying to update the file name of a document inside of a doc set. I continually get either a "Invalid data has been used to update the list item. The field you are trying to update may be ...
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Calling multiple times SaveBinaryDirect result in Socket Exception

I've been using Client-Side Object Model in C# for Sharepoint2010 for a few weeks, and I've tried uploading files with File.SaveBinaryDirect and by adding the file to the list and then calling ...
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Sharepoint Online - How do I retrieve document's social tagging information

Is there any way I can retrieve documents' social tags and notes using Client Object Model? I'm on the client side so I don't have access to Server Objects. I've been searching all around but found ...
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create list using CustomSchemaXml from client object model

I'm using Client Object model of SharePoint 2010. What is the property CustomXmlScheme in list creation? MSDN say nothing about it. It seems not working. I'm using this code: string xml = @" <?xml ...
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SharePoint Online External Sharing Feature - Available through API?

I have a case where we would like to create a web part for use in SharePoint Online where users can request to share a site with an external vendor. We would like to automate the process of Sharing to ...
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Validate list item with javascript API

I want to develop a custom datasheet view to edit a list. I add item through the javascript API. The problem is that the service doesn't control fields value. For example : - I add an item with a ...
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Provider hosted app: TokenHelper not authorized to get context

I followed this tutorial to deploy Provider Hosted App to production environment. It has a proper SSL certificate installed, it's registered within SharePoint and TokenHelper class is modified. App ...
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Installing a Remote Event Receiver Add-in - System.IdentityModel.Tokens.SecurityTokenException

I'm working with a Remote Event Receiver Add-in in SharePoint Online and when I try to install the Add-in the breakpoint at the HandleAppInstalled(); fires, but when it tries to use ClientContext to ...