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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Create a Document Library Item base on a ContentType with JavaScript Object Model (JSOM)

I'm trying to create a new item in my Entreprise Wiki Pages Document Library. It's associated with a News Content type. I was able to retrieve the SP.List object (myList), the SP.ContentType object (...
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Sharepoint page redirection using JavaScript

below I have some JavaScript which listens for mouse activity and starts a timer if there is no activity and then redirects the user to another page after say 2 minutes..The problem is that if I have ...
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When JavaScript runs

Working on an overview of all possibilities of adding JavaScript. Can someone confirm Custom Actions run **after JSLinks** By execution order: Page Scripts using <script> tags or scriptlink ...
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How to authenticate user in SharePoint Online using rest api

I have a website on SharePoint Online and a website on SharePoint On-premise. From my On-premise website i want to create a new list on my SharePoint Online site. To authenticate I used the following ...
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get the attachement files from REST API

I use REST API SharePoint 2013 to get the items from list: And and I want to get the Attachments Files, How can i do that? This the code : function getListItems(url, listname, query, complete, ...
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In 2013 using JavaScript how do you empty a people picker field?

In SharePoint 2013, I want to delete all existing values in a people picker field using javascript or jquery. Simply using .removeAttr('value') or .val("") does not work.
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SharePoint 2013 REST api to update list item- Uncaught ReferenceError: etag is not defined

I try to update my sharepoint list using REST api. But following code throws exception in browser "Uncaught ReferenceError: etag is not defined " Can someone help to resolve this issue? // update an ...
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how to determine if a page is checked out? Client side, using javascript?

I need a way to determine if a publishing page is checked out by the current user; I need this because I'd like to put a redirect, if the page is not checked out. Any ideas?
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REST API to fetch List/LIbrary URL's from subsites

I am working on a requirement to display all sub sites and list/Libraries inside sub site using REST. I am able to fetch Sub sites and List/Libraries but i am not able to fetch List/Library Url's. Can ...
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what are the differences between JSLINK and Client Side rendering in SharePoint Server 2013

I have read many articles about client side rendering & JSLINKs but i am unable to differentiate between these two topics. now I have used JSLINK to implement 2 things inside my SharePoint server:-...
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Creating Folder using REST and JavaScript

I'm trying to create a Folder in a SharePoint Image library. I found an answer here but I can't seem to get it to work var web = 'my relative path to the current web'; var lib = 'name of the image ...
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Using CEWP for HTML/JS/CSS in SP2013, Why Not?

I have read that you need to use Script Editor WP instead of CEWP when embedding JavaScript into a page rather than using a Content Editor WP. In testing, it seems that CEWP works fine with HTML/JS/...
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Proper way to call multiple functions using SP.SOD.executeFunc

I need to make sure sp.js is loaded before I call several functions. I currently call them as follows in SP 2013. It works, but I suspect there is a better/more efficient way. SP.SOD.executeFunc('...
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REST API along with startswith and tolower function method in SharePoint 2013

I would like to bind all users into textbox autocomplete event. I done with below script but it is consider case sensitive expression while searching the results. $("#txtselectuser").autocomplete({ ...
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SharePoint 2013 Add Read more link in Announcement web part each list items

I want to add Read more link in my Announcement Web Part I followed this blog post: http://www.learningsharepoint.com/2013/04/07/styling-announcements-with-javascript-using-js-link-in-sharepoint-2013/ ...
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CSOM get list items, return simple data structure

If we take this code example, we can see we need to call a lot of methods to get to our results (.getEnumerator(), .get_current(), .get_title(), .get_title()) var siteUrl = '/sites/MySiteCollection'; ...
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SP2010 REST API from Javascript: how to set multiple fields to filter on in the URL

weird but i can't figure this out or find a solution anywhere.... I want to filter on two values on a GET in REST URL from javascript. So since this is from ECMA I am just using filtering in the url.....
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How to retrieve choice column in sharepoint Online?

I am creating a dropdown and want to fill it with choices with my choice column of SharePoint list. Looking for solution in CSOM or JSOM. Any help is appreciated
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SharePoint CSR Conditional Formatting is working but row highlighting is not

I was testing the flexibility of CSR and came across a problem which i am not able to resolve . I have created a list which contains product details like Total Sales and Sales Target . I am trying to ...
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SharePoint Online - direct from one page to another

I want to be able to go from one page to another in sharepoint, and get the value of the previous page that the user came from. I investigated the method called: SP.Utilities.HttpUtility.navigateTo, ...
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Prevent/override standard Modal Dialog close button(X) from closing

I want to validate custom modal dialog form and if its not ok, prevent form from closing. For this purpose, I attached to X-close-dialog-button. Problem is to prevent it's default behavior. function ...
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why does this code don't work in the content-editor? (MyTasks)

I wrote a JavaScript function where I get my Tasks and Tasks from Team Space. They are supposed to look like: And this works as long as its a own HTML-site. Like tasks.html. When I try to add it to ...
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Custom ECB-Menu Item which copies the Link of the document into the Clipboard

I would like to add an Item to the Edit Control Block Menu (ECB-Menu) (red marked in Screenshot), which copies when clicking on this Item (onClick) the link of the chosen document into the Clipboard. ...
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Null Reference Type Error using Javascript in Sharepoint 2013

Having an issue with javascript in sharepoint 2013. We have set up javascript and it is working by changing the colours of the rows in a task list. The issue is when the user goes into quick edit, and ...
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executeQueryAsync callback with a while loop

I am fairly new to javascript and have spent some time trying to understand callbacks as they relate to SharePoint's CSOM, but have had some issues. Essentially, I am running a query to get a ...
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Creating document set and setting values with REST/listdata.svc

I have a custom document set type and I want to create a custom button on a calendar that allows my user to click a day and create a new set for that day with the date already filled in. I've got the ...
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Undefined SP.ClientContext

I always get undefined on my SP.ClientContext.get_current() I have tried with this code: SP.SOD.executeFunc('sp.js','SP.ClientContext',runthiscode); function runthiscode(){ SP.SOD.executeFunc('SP....
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Rest Query Managed Metadata Filter

I am currently writing a JSON query for office 365 (sharepoint 2013) where the filter is suppose to filter depending on values returned from a managed metadata field I am trying to filter based on ...
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How to set list alert using JavaScript in SharePoint 2010?

I need to set a list alert for current (logged in) user using JavaScript. Code: var currentcontext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var currentweb = currentcontext.get_web(); ...
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SPFx Replacement for Script Editor Web Part

So I was having a play around with the new Modern Experience site pages and while it's pretty slick and looks great (as well as fixing the issues with container layouts being a royal pain to change ...
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(ClientSide) set/update JSlink to CSR files for (all) WebParts, Views, Fields

Working on iCSR.github.io to make CSR development a bit easier. I now want to make it as easy as possible to set the JSlink connections on WebParts, Views or Fields. I have code snippets to do it ...
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Query multiple lists using javascript/CSOM

I'm about to query multiple lists using JavaScript (JSOM, SharePoint 2010). It's working when querying one list in a time, but that's annoying when I'm having lots of lists. Working example: ...
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Get MySite URL using ECMA

I am trying to get the URL of the logged in user's Personal site from another site collection. I am working on SharePoint 2013 online and using ECMA.
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ScriptResx.ashx Not Working

I'm trying to use ScriptResx.ashx in an Application Page I'm building (just to test out the functionality) and every time I try to grab a resource from what should be a JavaScript object, SharePoint ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Calendar View in Custom List Expand All by Default

For some reason the scripts I have found on the web (ie: http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-GB/sharepoint2010general/thread/a24da49a-7fc8-47c6-a125-95e4a5b2d095) are not working with a ...
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How to call javascript function on Quick Launch Navigation Item click?

I am working with SharePoint Online. I have a requirement where I have to add Quick Launch Navigation Item and call JavaScript function on click of the item. I am using code shown here. Following is ...
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How to set the people picker field using jquery in sharepoint 2013 to current user

I was able to set the current user to people picker field in SharePoint 2010,but now i am new to SharePoint 2013 . Please tell me how to set the current user value to that filed. In SharePoint 2010- ...
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SP.UI.Status anonymously inaccessible

Using Office 365 (SharePoint Online) I have stumbled into an annoying thing. Some parts of the JavaScript CSOM does not seem to be accessible when your browse the site anonymously. If Firstly I tried ...
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JavaScript Client object model, rename folder

I am trying to rename a folder inside a Document library. Right now I get my item and everything is good but when I try to rename it using set_item('title', 'NewFolderName') it crashes and unwinds the ...
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How to retrieve distinct values with JavaScript Client Object Model

How can you get distinct values from a SharePoint List column using JavaScript without a huge performance hit? A simple example would be appreciated :)
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Get list by Internal Name using ECMAScript / JavaScript Object Model

How can I load items from a list using its InternalName? As far as I know I can get it using either Id or Title like the following: var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext('/News/'); var web = ...
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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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executeFunc not working in Sharepoint 2013

I have this simple piece of code: <script type="text/javascript" src="AnotherLibrary.js" /> <script type="text/javascript"> SP.SOD.executeFunc('sp.js', 'SP.ClientContext', ...
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Retrieve All list items with AngularJS and ClientContext

I would like to ask you if there is a possibility to use ClientContext with AngularJS? In this way I want to take all items, sort them, filter, make some modification and etc. Later maybe I will add ...
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SharePoint and Javascript - Get content types for list

I have been using the JSOM with SharePoint 2013 and am trying to get the content types of a list to iterate through, and am having no luck. First, while the success handler is being reached, the ...
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How can i add a custom tab to a ribbon at runtime using javascript/ECMAscript?

I'm trying to add a Custom tab with a group and some buttons to a single client via conditional javascript, as far as i can tell this is all found in the CUI namespace, however documentation is hard ...
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Get and remove all currently displayed notifications from SP.UI.Notify

I am sending a variety of notifications via SP.UI.Notify.addNotification("blah", true); setting the "sticky bit" to true so that the notification stays visible. When I display a second ...
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Can i eliminate duplicate items which have the same (Title & Created-by) from the list view Count

I am working on a custom list inside our SharePoint on-premises 2013. i created the custom list to store the users who access a discussion board items, by following this approach:- 1- Inside the ...
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Cursor moves to next line in the bullets list or number list SP 2013

In an HTML content field on a page where the custom branding is applied, the cursor is jumping around while editing the UL/OL (Unordered list or Ordered list). If you pressed enter to go to the next ...
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Can we unlock a ShortTerm lock via CSOM for SP2013

We are using SP2013 with OWA installed. Users often complain about a file stored in SharePiont being locked by another user not in office. Error is "The file "xxxx" is locked for exclusive use by ...