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

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JavaScript object model - using executeQueryAsync with body.onbeforeunload

I am trying to write some code that updates a list item when a list edit form (EditForm.aspx) opens and closes. I have written a function and assigned it to the onload and onbeforeunload events of ...
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Add numbering to a standard list view

We're displaying a SharePoint 2010 list using a Standard View created via the browser. The items are shown in a table and the users would like a number shown for each row. The numbers column would be "...
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How to access custom properties of a user in SharePoint client object model?

I have a set of users in my SharePoint site with a few custom properties like GUID, LOS, YOS etc. My application needs to access the user custom properties and do CRUD operations on the properties. I ...
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How to check if current folder in document library has child items via JavaScript client object model?

I have a custom button on ribbon, which performs some action with current folder (download folder content as zip package). I want to disable this button in case if current folder doesn't contain any ...
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Client OM - setting lookup fails

I'm using client object model to migrate data from some external data source. The problem is that when I set lookup (normal list or user) I get: Value does not fall within the expected range. I set ...
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Windows Application to access the list in a Sharepoint Site using Client Object Model

I have created a Windows Application, which uses Client object model to access lists in a Sharepoint site(installed and configured on a separate server). I have used the default credentials to access ...
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How to add attachment to new item silverlight client object model

I am trying to add an attachment to new item but I could only succeded to upload the attachment into the list's folder (not to list's attachment folder). How can I achieve uploading the attachment on ...
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How to upload a file larger than 2MB to SharePoint document library using Managed Client Object Model for Silverlight

I can't seem to upload a file to SharePoint if that file exceeds 2MB or so. I am developing a Silverlight application that is interacting with SharePoint via Managed Client Object Model for ...
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How to cancel pending actions in Client Context? (Managed Client Object Model)

I have written a code relying on Managed Client Object Model which performs the following actions: Creates a site Web site Creates a list List list1 Creates a list field FieldText field1 (which is a ...
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Is there a way to determine if the SharePoint version is 2007 or 2010 using Managed Client Object Model?

I am building an application that interacts with SharePoint 2010. It is a Silverlight application built on the Managed Client Object Model. The application is set up on SharePoint like this: User ...
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Get list of web parts on the client-side

Is it possible to use the Client Object Model or jQuery to get a list of the SharePoint 2010 web parts on a certain part of the page, say those in the DIV #main-content? To be more specific, I'd like ...
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Cannot cast to clientContext.CastTo<T> (Managed Client Object Model)

I am writing a method that is supposed to create a SharePoint list field. I want to be able to make my method return the newly created field. The problem that I am facing is that list.Fields....
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Access different site collection using client OM

I have written a little app, which makes use of the ECMA client OM. I need to access from a site-collection "/sites/subsite" a list, which is located on the site-collection "/". However, this shows a ...
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How to add new item in Links list using Managed Client Object Model?

I have created a standard SharePoint Links list, using Managed Client Object Model (for Silverlight). Here's the code: ClientContext clientContext = new ClientContext(sitePath); clientContext.Load(...
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How do I save files that are larger than 1MB using the Client Object Model?

I'm trying to save a file to an SP document library using the Client Object Model: //populate information about the new file, from disk FileCreationInformation fci = new FileCreationInformation(); ...
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Setting User column value via Client Object Model

I'm trying and failing to set the value of a User column via the SharePoint client model: int userID; string displayName; /* Look up userID and displayName from Web Service here */ Microsoft....
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How can I access the Taxonomy store using the Client Object Model?

We are writing an Outlook plugin and need to create an overview of the available Managed Metadata term stores and terms from clients that connect to SharePoint. I have used the TaxonomySession to do ...
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Access My Content using ecmascript client OM

Is is possible to access the current user's "My site" and "My Content" using the ecmascript client OM? Specifically I'm looking to create a custom list, that is specific to each user, and wanted to ...
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Using the Sharepoint Client Object Model with ASP.NET C# page

So why when I add the line <%@ Import Namespace="Microsoft.Sharepoint" %> does the page error with: An error occurred during the compilation of the requested file, or one of its dependencies. ...
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Closing a modal dialog using a custom form

I am using some JavaScript (Client OM) code to open a dialog. Here's a snippet: function OpenModalForm() { //snip var opt = { url: url, width: 800, height: 600, ...
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Internal Server Error (500) using Managed Client Object Model

I'm attempting my first foray into the Client Object Model. In the following code, using (ClientContext context = new ClientContext(url)) // url works w- SPSite { Web web = context.Web; ...
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Setting a Publishing Hyperlink Field Value that has no Value

I am using the Object Model and the Microsoft.SharePoint.Publishing.Fields.LinkFieldValue namespace in an attempt to set the value of a Hyperlink Column on a SharePoint 2007 Publishing Site. However,...
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Is it possible to use the Javasciprt client object model from a different web server?

Basically I would like to host an application on a different server than my SharePoint server. Using the managed client object model I have been able to access data on my SharePoint server, but I'm ...
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Client object model thread safety

Is ClientContext thread-safe? I'm using Parallel framework to parallelize some work that creates new items on the list. Example: using(var ctx = new ClientContext(siteUrl)) { var list = ctx.Web....
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Can't add item using client object model of sharepoint 2010 with read only permission to user

I have already developed Silverlight application in SharePoint 2010 using client object model. But I have one scenario that user can comment on the item, so there is a update operation come in ...
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structure of sharepoint javascript functions

I am trying to understand more the structure of javascript functions in SharePoint. Why does every function begin with som value than colon and semicolon like ULSrE8:; in spgridview.debug.js: ...
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Getting item id after inserting with Javascript Client OM

Is it possible to get the inserted item id after executeQueryAsync? Or do I have to send a second query to get the item id?
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Building a Floating Menu for SP 2010

I would like to have a floating menu the menu can come from a list or use the Quick launch. Any ideas or samples out there.. For example if i can make this float http://clarklab.net/blog/articles/...
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Silverlight application privileges

I have a silverlight application which uses the client object model to access the sharepoint server. When i run the app "out-of-browser" with elevated trust everything works great, but when i try it ...
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SP2010 Client Object Model 3 MB limit - updating maxReceivedMessageSize doesnt get applied

I am using Client Object Model to interact with Sharepoint 2010. When I tried to upload documents greater than 3 MB using Client OM, it gave an error Bad Request. Microsoft suggests this to fix the ...
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Uploading file version - Client Object Model

I have a library with versioned files. I have versioned files prepared for uploading (1 version = 1 file). How do I create new version? Do I just set file's Content property and Update it? Please ...
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Enable versioning Document Library

i am trying to enable versioning on a ducument library using the client object model my code currently is as follows when i create the document library. ClientContext clientContext = ...
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Attach a Javascript function to an OOTB ribbon button

I want to attach a custom javascript function to the out of the box "Download a copy" ribbon button. This is to provide analytics for file downloads done through the ribbon button. I tried this code,...
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How to check if a folder exists in a list?

I have the following code: SPFolder oFolder = myList.RootFolder.SubFolders[folderName]; if (oFolder == null) { Console.WriteLine("FOLDER NOT FOUND"); ...
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Popup to allow emailing of current URL

I'd like to implement an email icon on the pages of our SharePoint 2010 site collection; when the user clicks it, a Lightbox-style popup allows the user to email the current URL with a custom message ...
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Wrong results returned with Sharepoint Client ObjectModel

I'm using the sharepoint client object model for a small application. When I try to get all folders and items from the "Shared Documents"-library, it doesn't return all folders and files. Code: ...
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How to find the Author Name using SP Client Context in SharePoint 2010?

I am trying to find the Author Name(created by) for a given Item Id using the SP Client context in SharePoint 2010. Below the code snippet var ctx = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); //...
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Close SP.UI.ModalDialog on form submit

I am using the SP.UI.ModalDialog to popup a custom form. The form uses an XSL stylesheet that uses the GenFireServerEvent to commit the data. This works correctly, but I want to close the popup once ...
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How to Union 2 Lists Using ClientContext?

I have 2 lists which both contain identically-named fields that I'm trying to access using C#. Using ClientContext, how can I perform something that does the same thing as a SQL Union to give me one ...
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Proper way to retrieve list data asynchronously?

I have done this in the past using jQuery's ajax function and the SharePoint web services, but I'm curious if it is considered a better practice to use the Javascript Object Model? Also, is it secure ...
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How do I get the number of items in a list?

I have a list with a lot of items in it I need to know the list item count the following is my code: var sListId = SP.ListOperation.Selection.getSelectedList(); var oWeb = item_clientContext.get_web()...
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No return from asynchronous query

I am unable to retrieve objects using the ClientContext.ExecuteQueryAsync method. Originally I was attempting to obtain a list item, but figured out that wasn't happening because I didn't really have ...
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accessing wssid and the guid of managed meta data using silverlight

I am making a silverlight UI to allow users to enter information into a list. I want give the users a choice of metadata to enter into the list, but in order to enter the metadata into the list, I ...
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Albums and images from Photo Gallery with Client Object Model

I have a photo gallery library. I want to get all albums and their images. Now I get all albums (root level items) with something like this: ClientContext ctx = new ClientContext(_url); _mylib = web....
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Client Object Model Authentication - Authenticating the Wrong account!

I am using the Client Object Model to interface my .NET App with SP 2010. What I am finding curious is that I am using default authentication, and whenever I make my connection, I am ending up ...
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SharePoint 2010 - enable custom ribbon button only if user has permission to edit selected item

I have a custom action in a ribbon, and I need to enable the button only if current user has permission to edit the item (Contribute role). The action is defined in a document library, the way it ...
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Refreshing a document library using the client side UI in 2010

After adding a document to a sharepoint document library from an SPModalDialog, how can I refresh the underlying list using the new 2010 client object model in SharePoint?
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How to read from a list using Silverlight and the SharePoint 2010 Client Object Model?

I am attempting to write a simple Silverlight webpart that reads information from a list and then outputs it to a data grid. I can get all of the lists, their titles and their field titles fine but ...
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Client Object Model and 32 bit

While trying out Client Object Model, I was wondering whether will there be any issues if the 'Platform Target' is NOT set to 64 bit? I tried setting the value to 32 bit, even then the application was ...
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Is there a way to get the currently logged user’s colleague list using ECMA client script?

Is there a way to get the currently logged user’s colleague list using ECMA client script? Used the below script to pull the currently logged user name: <script type="text/...