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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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What are the different ways to consume SharePoint REST using Javascript

I know of two ways, using ajax and using SP.RequestExecutor.js. Are there any other ways. Code snippet and information around performance will be appreciated.
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SharePoint look up value A (list number value) and hide Add New button if 2nd list count value B (list count) is equal or greater to value A

I have an InfoPath form displaying formation for a commuter sign up list called "Register Commute" I modified the Content Type Display Form and added a list called "Commuter Sign Up" which is ...
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How to create custom user profile properties using javascript?

Is there any way to create an user profile property using the sharepoint online javascript api? if not which is the correct way to provision custom user profile properties for an app Thanks
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Load javascript file on wopiframe.aspx in SharePoint Online

Is there a different way to load external javascript files on the WopiFrame.aspx / Word Online / Excel Online page? We are using SharePoint Online. I have some external javascript files load with our ...
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Relative JS file reference from a custom page

I have HTML page inside a folder in style library called: Employee.html, so the link is: /style library/MyProject/Employee.html, I have also JS file inside the same folder called Employee.JS, I added ...
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Why is init.js using a synchronous XMLHttpRequest?

Newer version of the Chrome browser are shouting warnings when the XMLHttpRequest object is being used synchronously. We all know that we must not block the main UI thread with unnecessary synchronous ...
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How to exclude TaxonomyFieldControl from spell checker

I have a page layout with a couple of TaxonomyFieldControls on it. When I run the spell checker in the ribbon the taxonomy fields are getting flagged with spelling errors. I don't want the taxonomy ...
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Sharepoint 2010 get all list items from all lists with javascript

I want to get all list items from all lists in SharePoint 2010 with JavaScript. I always get the error: SCRIPT5022: The collection has not been initialized. It has not been requested or the ...
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Is There A Way to Determine if More Than One Option in Custom Dropdown Field?

I have a custom dropdown choice field that is created using jQuery after a date is selected and a choice box is selected as "Yes." Here is that function: function queryEvents(date){ $('#...
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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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Sp Services and calendar list

I have a SP Service call which uses GetListItems from a calendar list in SharePoint. I'm using it with the FullCalendar plugin. The events render fine that is not my question, my question is this: Is ...
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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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How to upload images to picture library using JavaScript?

I want to upload multiple images to picture library using JavaScript. I am building SharePoint hosted app. In which I have created a Picture Library in side Project Solution using Visual Studio and ...
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Difference between Publishing site and Team site while loading SP.JS

I would like to know what is the difference when loading SP.JS file in Publishing site and Team Site. SP.SOD.executeFunc('sp.runtime.js', 'SP.ClientContext', function () {}); SP.SOD.executeFunc('sp....
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Add a reference to a JavaScript file in a custom action for a provider hosted app

I have a custom ribbon button in my app where I am trying to add logic to enable/disable the button based on whether or not the selected items are records. I am able to get the EnabledScript attribute ...
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Options for caching client-side requests?

Does Sharepoint 2013 offer any options for caching certain client-side requests for different clients (like ASP.NET cache)? I'm already using localStorage, but that only caches data for a single ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 Javascript JSOM creating a List View Web Part using javascript

I was able to follow along and add a Content Editor web part to a page using javascript from MSDN here. I am now interested in trying to find a way to add a List View or Data View web part to a page ...
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Error:Input string was not in a correct format. (Javascript)

I'm using SharePoint 2013 online and trying to save an item to a folder content type in a document library I think the code is nearly right but I am getting this error when I hit save button have ...
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Automatically add attachment to new list item

is there any way to automatically add an attachment stored on the SP server to the new list item? I enter the URL of the file and this file will be stored after adding an item in lists/list_name/...
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SharePoint 2013 Timeline Coloring

I want to color a timeline with data of a specific column. This column is named Topic. So I wrote some code and added it to my SharePoint site but it didn't work. Here's the code I used: var ...
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New custom Create form does not auto complete “Owner“ field

I have an Issue Tracking list , and I have created a custom Create form using SharePoint designer , as follow:- The problem I am facing is that the owner field will not autocomplete the people & ...
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Multilevel Audience Targeted Global Navigation SP2013

Has anyone set up Multilevel Audience Targeted Global Navigation SP2013? If I use term set I am unable to set security otherwise cannot set multilevel?
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SP2013: Tabular view incompatible with JSLink checkboxes?

I'm using a JSLink file to replace a "Single line of text" column with a custom checkbox. For some reason, when "Allow individual item checkboxes" is enabled my checkbox won't work - I can't even ...
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executeQueryAsync fail on Chrome

I am using SP.ClientContext (JS library) to update some item's fields. It is working fine on IE but on Chrome I get this error (displayed as alert): Request Failed, status code 0 text '' The ...
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To Scroll to the top of page

I'm using angularjs & sharepoint 2013. I have implemented the SPA model in one page where the entire page refresh may not happen. Here, the scroll bar is not always going to the top of page since, ...
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Required Field Issue with SharePoint 2010 December 2013 CU

I installed SP2 a couple of weeks ago to fix the issues with my XSLT Compiles timing oot (Which was a Bug introduced in SP1). Things seemed fine, but then a few days later we noticed that workflows ...
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Show persistent status bar + form to update easily

I want to keep informed the end-users of my SharePoint site of any issue or relevant informations. Naturally, I would like to do so by filling HTML elements (input and select tags). Hence displaying a ...
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ECMA script for checking active workflows for an list item

Hi i am having more than 1 workflow associated with the list if there is any workflow that is active for an item then i need to prevent starting another workflow for the same item. I am using the ...
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SharePoint InputFormTextBox returns javascript error while changing its position

I have created one aspx page for implementing the edit comments of the form. For this I am using the SharePoint InputFormTextBox control. I have a total of 4 Divs each containing one InputFormTextBox, ...
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Instrumenting search term in SharePoint2010

I know SharePoint2013 can capture this data better but in 2010, i am trying to capture exactly what terms people are searching for. I have analytics logic that i can call as javascript. My search ...
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How to get the return value of an on demand executed function?

I have a script file MyScript.js in the folder TEMPLATES\LAYOUTS\MyProject\Scripts which looks like this: var MyCompany = window.MyComapny || {}; MyComany.MyProject = MyComany.MyProject || {}; ...
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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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ListData.svc: How to upload attachment?

How does one upload an attachment to a list item using JavaScript/HTL5 file upload API and the ListData.svc API? I know I can do this using managed CSOM but I want to understand the SP 2010 REST API ...
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How to add the standard sharepoint list item context menu?

we have written a webpart that outputs titles of list items. We now want to add to each of those items the standard flyout menu (see the picture) below, but don't know how so far. Can you help us out ...
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Filtering SharePoint list items that have multiple values using jQuery

I have a SharePoint list that contains multiple columns of information. There’s a Category column that’s a look up to another list called ‘Category’. This is to produce unique ID’s for each of those ...
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changing language on application page

I am using following code to change the language of HTML form on application page: <asp:Content ID="PageHead" ContentPlaceHolderID="PlaceHolderAdditionalPageHead" runat="server"> <...
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Programatically creating Discussion List Posts - and replying to them from Outlook

We are Programatically creating a Discussion List Post/Topic (using JavaScript) based on an entry in a custom list. The idea is to synchronize this Discussion List with Outlook. That does happen ...
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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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Transferring a scriptlet from List to Document Library

I have a list that I created which is now being changed into a document library. I created the library. I have scripts on the list to help me with some functions: A field only shows when "Other" is ...
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Enable ratings for custom list via JavaScript in a SharePoint Hosted Add-In (App)

let me just start by saying that I've searched for about 8 hours and I've read every accepted answer for CSOM, PowerShell, list settings etc and tried to convert the codes myself into a working ...
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pass parameter to 2nd function jsom

Hi I have the following code, how can I pass oList into function onQuerySucceeded? function lockMandaysItems(tID,oList) { var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var oList = ...
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Hide empty columns in PerformancePoint Scorecard dynamically

I have a scorecard with several empty columns which I want to hide dynamically. In the illustration above, I want to hide three empty columns, viz. MidYear Income, MidYear % and MidYear Status. ...
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Pass NewItem ID to Callback function from NewItem form

I have a rigged a link to call the NewItem.aspx form in a dialog. When the User clicks 'Save', I would like to return the new item ID in the callback function. How is this achievable? <a href='...
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SP2010 JSOM: error when trying to get all users of specific group using javascript

having trouble getting users return from specified group using javascript per this on MSDN var siteUrl = '/sites/MySiteCollection '; function retrieveAllUsersInGroup() { var clientContext = new ...
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JSOM How to get User Id

When trying to resolve a user with the ensureUser() call, the object is always returned as undefined even though the user exists as a Domain and SharePoint user. //Calling code. var currentCtx = SP....
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Call custom javascript code on list new form save button

I have to write a java script code which copies the look up column value into a single line of text.I should call this script on list New form OOB Save button click. How should I call this custom code ...
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How to disable all inputs inside `<div>` in SharePoint 2013 form?

I want to disabled/readonly inputs on some fields in SharePoint 2013 New/Edit forms based on a field's value. So I manually add <div> around group of <tr>. <div id='myDiv'> <...
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Script not working inside of folder possible 5000 item limit issue

I asked a question about a month ago here Script Inside of Folder, and recieved a great answer from Rothrock. This worked for about a month until the document library exceeded 5000 items (or at least ...
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change date in infopath form via javascript

I have a sharepoint 2019 site. in this site i create a list with two column (1.name[text type] 2.Date[DateTime Type]). then i design this list in infopath. When I want to add a new item, I change the ...