Questions tagged [javascript]

Javascript is a dynamic computer programming language, most commonly used as part of web browsers, whose implementations allow client-side scripts to interact with the user, control the browser, communicate asynchronously, and alter the document content that is displayed.

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Basic batched get requests using REST API

I'm hunting around on the web right now for some basic (preferably working) examples of making a batch of get requests using the new $batch endpoint in O365 with the REST API. I've located some good ...
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How do I Inherit the CSS Theme Color in my Sharepoint 2013 App?

I am building a Sharepoint 2013 App in Javascript / HTML / CSS and I want to implement / inherit the color / class / css used by the theme. How do I do this? I want to ensure consistency through ...
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Get Site Collection full URL using javascript

I want to get the URL for my site collection. One way I thought I could do it was using the window.location in javascript and getting it that way. I know that you can use ECMA script and the client ...
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Are the SP.js and SP.UserProfiles.js preloaded in SharePoint?

I am using the javascript object model on the master page to fetch user profile properties. Do I need to use the foll. script tags for the code to work or are they optional? <SharePoint:...
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Get Department for current user using REST API (Javascript)

Is it possible to get the department of the current user using REST API (Javascript)?
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SP.Utilities.Utility.SendEmail with additional headers [javascript]

Want to use the built in SendEmail with javascript and jquery. Found this code and got it working -- sends the email -- using the code below: var appweburl = "https://example.com/site"; var ...
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Creating a SharePoint Wiki Page via JavaScript and REST or CSOM

I'm fairly new to developing SharePoint 2013 Apps, and I was tasked to customize the Create New Wiki Page for a Site. The user has to type in the Title, I do some processing, and then when everything ...
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How to get ClientPeoplePicker value using javascript

can anyone please tell me, How to get ClientPeoplePicker value using javascript.?
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How to get the selected items of list in the javascript

I have one picture library, where several pictures are stored. In that picture library I want to put such a link that will download selected images. To achieve this functionality, I thought to prefer ...
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color code in SharePoint calendar

I have SharePoint calendar and I want the entries to be in color based on status. If user add one entry and status is initially pending then that task would be in green, later it get changed to in ...
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How to include custom fields in clientContext.load()?

Loading some list items via var lists = web.get_lists(); var list = lists.getByTitle(listTitle); var listItems = []; for (var i in len) { listItems[i] = list.getItemById(itemIds[i]); context....
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SP.js file not loaded in a simple JSOM example

I am creating a simple example that demonstrates client object model using javascript. I have ceated a simple JS file in Visual Studio and an aspx page using the SharePoint Designer. I have used ...
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How to use JavaScript and CSS in a web part?

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I am using publishing portal template. I am developing using VSTS 2008 + C# + .Net 3.5 + ASP.Net. And I want to ...
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Trigger JavaScript on Custom Action Ribbon/Menu Item

I have two custom actions that are currently deployed to a SharePoint 2013 Forms Library. They are working perfectly fine with the exception of a less than favorable method. What happens now is that ...
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Upload multiple files using rest api

I am trying to write code to upload multiple files using SP2013 REST API. I referred the MSDN article "upload single file using REST API". But I am having problem when I modified the code to upload ...
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ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded not executing after page publish

In SharePoint 2013 I have a page that is using the Script Editor web part. In the script editor web part I have the following: ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(startIt, "sp.js"); function startIt() { ...
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Sharepoint 2013. Add JS to NewForm.aspx of a list

how to place JS-code to NewForm.aspx of a list in SharePoint 2013 APP. In sharepoint 2010 we can use this list definition to add JS: <List ...> <MetaData> ... <Form Type="...
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What is the proper way to add jQuery to a MasterPage?

Currently I am using this method in the header: <script src="/_layouts/MNCAssets/scripts/jquery-1.5.1.min.js"></script> But for some reason, my webparts that use jQuery don't appear to ...
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JS files returning Cached (Old) Versions Despite Update

We are currently in the wild throes of a migration from SP 2007 to SP 2010. I'm attempting to move some custom JavaScript Validation from the current production site to our staging site. My ...
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REST call to get list not working

I would like to make a function to pass a list name, if it exists, then append random number to its name and create a new one, if there's no list with the passed list name, then create it. So I am ...
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Clientpeoplepicker control in custom SharePoint List form

I use SharePoint 2013. I need advice to bind clientpeoplepicker control with a field. By default, user field on list form is displayed same as SharePoint:ClientPeoplePicker. So we have autocomplete ...
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Days Past Since List Item Created - SharePoint Online 2013

I would like to make a column that shows how old a list item is. Since the calculated value [Today] isn't supported I need to come up with another way to subtract date created with the current date. ...
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How do I determine a user's SharePoint group membership using the client object model?

I want to redirect users from a landing page to another page in SharePoint 2010, based on their group membership. I need to do this using JavaScript (ECMAScript) and not server side code.
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Create a document set with JSOM

I'm trying to generate document sets on the fly with the following code. It is using /_layouts/15/SP.DocumentManagement.js for the SP.DocumentSet.DocumentSet.create method which takes four parameters. ...
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Get the id value from the page url

In SharePoint how do you get the ID value from the url of the page you are on using javascript( Jquery,ajax, Rest..), e.g. I have the url like so: http:// ddd/mypage?ID=xx I tried before to ...
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How to verify in Javascript Object Model if a List Exists

How can I verify if the list I'm trying to retrieve in Javascript really exists? My code is: function Search() { var context = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); this.site = context.get_site(); this....
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Client-side rendering (JS Link) status changes in sharepoint list

In SharePoint List I need help on below point. Can any one help how to archive this using Client-side rendering (JS Link) in SharePoint :- If Balance Qty is not 0 then it should be in RED colour (...
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Getting no REST data in SharePoint in a html file

I am trying to get some data from a REST Service Url in a html file. This works fine when i am using the code direct in my browser. But when i embedded it into my SharePoint Site it wont work. On my ...
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How can we get Cascading Lookup Columns in sharepoint 2010?

How to get the cascaded Lookup columns in sharepoint 2010,Iam having requirement like i have two lists(Category List and Sub category list)..For each item in category list i have 5 different items ...
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SharePoint 2013 Show/Hide Form Fields

I'm seeking help with an OOTB SharePoint 2013 list form. Disclaimer, I'm not a developer or programmer by any means, however I do understand how/where to apply code. And I can follow simple ...
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Color code due date field if 6 months before current date

I have this specific requirement to color code the due date field if it's value is less than 180 days (6 months) compared to today's date. Is this possible with Javascript/JSLink ? Thanks
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Looping jsom getItems

I want to make a function to get data from SP list thru jsom, when i run the function with multiple items I get the error, with only one item it does work correct. Error: Uncaught Error: The ...
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How to get ClientContext in CSR?

In a document library's /Forms/AllItems.aspx, I am trying to render a column from ID to a file URL (FileLeafRef). However this line of code: clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); ...
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Can I change the display name of column in a listview using JSlink

I've a requirement to change the display name of a column in only one view, I've to show 'Responsible' instead of 'Responsible Person'. Is this possible by JSlink ?
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Issues with Minimal Download Strategy and _spBodyOnLoadFunctionNames.push

I noticed that on the sites that have MDS activated, functions that I queue up with _spBodyOnLoadFunctionNames.push do not get executed. I can step through my code and I see ...
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Put a JavaScript to Sharepoint

I have got a problem with JavaScript. I want to add a drop down list control with a link as Value of it. After it will be choosen and clicked button it schould redirect me to chosen link. I tried this ...
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Autofill column values of a list based on another list column value

I am an newbie to JS, SP Services and JQuery. I am on SharePoint Online environment. I have a List A with columns Title (Text Field), Location (Choice field) and Event Date (Date field). I have a ...
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Add javascript to sharepoint 2013 [duplicate]

I must add a JavaScript to Sharepoint 2013. I must add by JavaScript dropdownlist with links. How could I add a Link to dropDownList which will work at site Sharepoint 2013.
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SharePoint Context and Caml query is not working

Here is my code.. var CmalQuery=""; var fieldName=""; $(document).ready(function () { $('#btnSearch').on('click', function () { txtValue = $('#txtSearch').val(); fn(); }); ...
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How to avoid caching issue when using custom JavaScript and CSS deployed under _layouts?

On our farm, I'm deploying some JavaScript and CSS files under the _layouts folder. I'm then referencing them, where it's required using a <SharePoint:ScriptLink> or a <SharePoint:...
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Can't upload a non-text file to SharePoint App via REST API

I am using the following REST code to add a file as an attachment to a SharePoint 2013 list item. <asp:Content ContentPlaceHolderId="PlaceHolderMain" runat="server"> <SharePoint:ScriptLink ...
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SharePoint 2013 REST - Create list item with user field and lookup field

I'm trying to add an SPListItem to an SPList via REST, but have a problem with User or Group and Lookup (information already on this site). function adddullitem() { var item = { "...
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SP.ClientContext.get_current() returning undefined objects

I am trying to get some information about the current context through the sharepoint javascript object model and am getting annoying errors. $(document).ready(function () { ...
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Cannot add custom web part to page using the JS OM

I'm trying to add a custom web part (that is one I have written myself) using the new Javascipt OM available with SharePoint 2010. My solution is also running within the Sandbox. I have it working ...
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Wait for _spPageContextInfo to initialize

What is the fastest way to wait/check for _spPageContextInfo to be initialized? I use AdditionalPageHead so my scripts are loaded before _spPageContextInfo is set. Here are some alternatives, some I ...
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SharePoint REST API call with more than 500 rows

I have an AJAX call querying the SharePoint REST API which will return more than 500 rows: $.ajax( { url: _spPageContextInfo.webAbsoluteUrl + "/_api/search/query?querytext='...
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Change Sharepoint language with a link?

Is there a way to get the language-switch control as static link in the pagelayout? I want my users to switch between German and English with a single click. Sorry guys, found a solution :D <...
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(Solved) Start a Workflow of the Host-Web via SharePoint App and JSOM

The Last Update is the Solution I have got an App for SharePoint 2013, which needs to start a Workflow. This Workflow is in the HostWebContext, not in the AppContext. The List, the Workflow is ...
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When to use scriptlink, scriptblock and script

I have seen an application page where the developer using scriptlink, and below that just , I was wondering when would each one be used?
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the property or field has not been initialized. It has not been requested or the request has not been executed. It may need to be explicitly requested

The below question was based on this article: http://www.learningsharepoint.com/2011/09/10/get-all-folders-using-ecmascriptjavascript-client-object-model-sharepoint-2010/ I think the author there ...