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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Add Javascript to every page in Sharepoint 2013

I looked but from what I see most questions that have anything to do with this refer to an old version of Sharepoint where something is always different from what I see in SP2013. I basically just ...
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How to modify user profile properties using JavaScript in SharePoint 2013 (Online)?

I need to modify user profile properties using JavaScript (REST or CSOM). How can I do that? I don't see any methods in MSDN documentation about modifying profile properties without server code. ...
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How do you properly write to a managed metadata column from JSOM? (SharePoint 2013)

I am trying to write the value of a managed metadata column across several documents in a document library at once using JSOM, but for some reason the way I'm trying only writes the value to the first ...
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Why is it not working properly when I add JavaScript, HTML, and CSS code?

I added the HTML Form Web Part. And I added some code to Source Editor. I copied the code from W3Schools. It is Animated Accordion code. But when I click the menu it is sliding down, but closing back ...
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How to run javascript code only when list item gets deleted?

ANSWERED! See bottom of original question for the working answer. I'm trying to find out how I can run a piece of JavaScript code the moment a list item gets deleted. So it should be some sort of ...
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ODataContentTypeException : Content Type 'application/json;odata=verbose'

I'm trying to create items in a SharePoint lists through the SharePoint REST API in Javascript (with an AJAX call using jQuery), all that in a SharePoint2013-hosted App. But I get this error when I ...
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Replace semicolon delimiter in a Lookup column on the list view

When selecting multiple values, the data is separated with semicolons. When many values are selected it starts looking cluttered. Is there any way to have each value on a new line? For example, ...
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Differing ways to make executeQueryAsync calls - Function.createDelegate (is old IE8 code)

I want some understanding on two programming patterns I've seen and when to employ them. The question is about callbacks and delegate. In the first code there are two distinct functions, success ...
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Context Menus - Send To not working in IE9

I have a document center with a custom master page. The page is designed with IE9/HTML5/CSS3 in mind. In my other question, I worked out how to fix the IM Presence icons by fixing some core ...
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How to distinguish SharePoint 2013/2016 on-premises and SharePoint Online

Our add-in needs to execute different JavaScript code on SharePoint on premises and on SharePoint Online. There is a slight difference, but it is critical for our add-in. The add-in is a pure ...
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“The XSS Auditor refused to execute a script in…” from Chrome when using <script> tag in content editor webpart

Embedding javascript in a content editor web part triggers XSS Auditor error in Chrome when editing any webpart on the page containing the content editor web part. Steps to reproduce 1 - Use newest ...
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Unable to set “End Time” of Calendar through Javascript

I am trying to set default value of "End Time" field in Calender NewForm.aspx page. Here is my code: var txtDate = $("#" + $("label:contains('End Time Date')").attr("for")); var cboHours = $("#" + $("...
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How do you stop scroll position maintained after postback on lists?

I have a list with paging enabled and a page size of 10. When you scroll to the bottom of the page hit the next button in the list the page redirects to itself with different querystring parameters ...
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Sharepoint 2010. 'xsd is not defined' Error when trying to save edited list item or create new! IE9

In internet explorer 9 i have error when trying to save list item. Namespace prefix 'xsd' is not defined. Before that i have javascript error inside some sharepoint files. This error says really ...
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What are the Type.registerNamespace advantages over standard JavaScript methods?

Now I dive deeper into the world of .Net developers I notice more and more Microsoft ways of doing things unfamilair to me as a (once LiveScript) JavaScript developer. I see PnP and other blogs using:...
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How to add scripts to a site collection without modifying the masterpage

Our company has restricted any modifications to 2013 SharePoint masterpages. For the most part I have been using layout pages to add scripts however if a site is not a publishing site, I am looking ...
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Custom calendar display template / JS Link

I'm looking for a nice custom calendar. Display template or jslink, doesn't matter. Something like that would be awesome: http://deviprsd21.github.io/Calendario/index2.html Has someone tried to add ...
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Sharepoint REST service

Is there any way of reading the documents names of a Document Library using JavaScript from a web application that is not hosted in SharePoint? by the way, my requirement if for SharePoint 2010 not ...
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How to authenticate user in SharePoint online using javascript

I have a public site on Office 365 SharePoint Online. By default when user clicks on to sign in, it redirect to Microsoft login page. I don't want to redirect user to Microsoft login page. But ...
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Datetime update is one day off

I'm updating a list with a date field (just the date) using the ECMASCRIPT object model but when the date is inserted is one day off from the introduced date, It's literally making me pull my hair off ...
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How to get SP.Folder for SP.ListItem in SharePoint 2010 JavaScript Client Object Model?

I have a custom button on ribbon for document library and need to disable it if current SPListItem is an empty folder. To disable button I use EnabledScript attribute of CommandUIHandler. I can get ...
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Get selected items from JavaScript in the document library view

I have a page in which I have placed XsltListView web part to show the view of the picture library. Above that view I have placed a link using Content Editor Web Part which redirects to other web ...
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Hide options from ECB Menu in SharePoint 2013 Library

I have added a document in a document library. I am trying to hide an option from ECB Menu How do you hide any options from ECB Menu? Update: Each item has a column "x" with different values. So, ...
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Updating a Property w/ 2013 REST Api

I have a SharePoint Hosted App that is successfully able to add Read and Create files on the Host site (using the REST API and SP.RequestExecutor). Now I am trying to figure out how to update ...
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Retrive & Display a PDF document from SharePoint Document Library to a html canvas using Javascript

In SharePoint hosted App I need to get a specific PDF document from SharePoint Document Library & display its 1st page to a HTML canvas using JavaScript. For that, I tried to retrieve the PDF ...
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How to stop a SharePoint workflow using JSOM

Let me preface by saying that I'm a relative newbie to this SharePoint stuff and am still fumbling my way around a bit learning from code examples where necessary. That being said, I have no issue ...
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Get Current Login User Profile Properties SharePoint

I need to get current login User profile properties provide information about SharePoint users, such as display name, email, PictureUrl and other business and personal information including custom ...
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Get ContentType name with select fields

I have a problem with getting the ContentType name for a item. when i use http://sp2013dev/sites/mms/_api/web/lists/GetByTitle('List')/items(1)/?$expand=ContentType I get as response all Fields ...
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Javascript to display sharepoint list items on page load

With Client Object Model API and a bit of javascript, I want to retrieve the items of a sharepoint list and display them into the web page, when the web page loads. I've successfully implemented ...
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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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Cannot get field value of list item through JavaScript

I try to get the value of a list item (that is currently selected). I know that I must load it into the context but even with loading the field explicitly I get the following message. Microsoft ...
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Get UserData - JavaScript

As seen in the following picture, when I add a User-Filter to a page it allows me to choose the parameter to pass. In my case I used the Büro. How can I retrive this data from client using JavaScript?...
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How to get appWebUrl and hostUrl when getQueryStringParameter fails?

I have a sharepoint app with multiple .aspx pages. On different pages I push and pull from sharepoint lists and I would like to send emails. These require me knowing hostUrl and appWebUrl. I would ...
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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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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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Using client side people picker with javascript

I found this this documentation on how to use the client side people picker and have it working on my page. Basically you load a bunch of js files, setup a schema, and then initialize the picker. I'm ...
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How to access a Web application/Farm level property bag via jQuery/Javascript/ClientContext

It it possible to access the Web application/Farm level property bag using jQuery/Javscript/ClientContext? If not, then what are the possible alternatives to access Web Application Farm level property ...
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CSOM Search API does not return all the results

I am having a problem with the code below. It is not returning all the rows/items which are found in different lists. The total number of items is 28, but the code below is returning 19. I have set ...
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How to add javascript and css to a SharePoint 2010 webpart?

What is the proper way (i.e. without having to manually copy the assets to any sharepoint folder or anything like that) to add custom javascript and CSS to a SP 2010 web part? I would like them to be ...
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Failed to load resource: the server responded with a status of 500 (Internal Server Error)

I am trying to Load list items in lazy load like Facebook. I have a grid that loads data from a list, and that list may have up to 5000 items and to load all those Items in grid it takes a lot of ...
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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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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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Master page not updating for just one user account - SharePoint Online

I have a super weird problem in a SharePoint online environment. Yesterday I was doing some testing, and I added a javascript alert on the masterpage for 5 minutes and removed it thereafter. This ...
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SP.RequestExecutor on SharePoint online

I deployed an App SharePoint hosted. I am using SP.RequestExecutor and it is working fine on SharePoint premise. but on SharePoint online it is not working. I added the library using this: $....
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moveTo and moving documents from one library to another

I have followed and successfully implemented the excellent article: SharePoint 2010 ECMAscript – Copy\Move files to another document library – Part 2 located at: http://www.learningsharepoint.com/...
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REST API + Expand Recurring Calendar Events?

Is there a way using the REST API (through javascript) to expand recurring calendar items? Or is there a helpful client side utility to assist with this?
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Javacript only executed on first page load

I have javascript code included in my sharepoint site. When I load the page the first time, it is executed, but when I load it the second time, it is not running. It get's loaded in correct order but ...
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Get List Template ID JavaScript

I have some code that returns all of the lists in my site however I need to only get lists that are using the discussion board template and I have hit a stumbling block with this. I currently have ...
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Uncaught Error: The property or field has not been initialized (I have tried many solutions…none seem to work)

Uncaught Error: 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. Even after explicitly including ...
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How to get People Picker ID using Javascript

Is there any way to get the People Picker value using Jquery/JavaScript? Currently we use title tag to get the id of our input fields values but people picker has only one generic title field even ...