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How to prevent fill in values when saving over CSOM to a choice field

c#,sharepoint,csom
I am writing some ETL code to move data between an external system and SharePoint Online. I am using the nuget package Microsoft.SharePointOnline.CSOM to communicate with SP in C#. I am using the following code to update my field values. spListItem[fieldName] = "Test Value"; spListItem.Update(); spClientContext.ExecuteQuery(); I noticed with Choice...

Creating term fails in SP 2013

c#,sharepoint,sharepoint-2013,csom
I am trying to create a term in a SP 2013 term set. I am able to read the terms from the term set with the given credentials. Settings: The ServiceAccountLogonName user is one of the Term Store Admins Code: var siteUrl = ConfigHelper.GetValue("SharepointSiteUrl"); var clientContext = new ClientContext(siteUrl); clientContext.Credentials...

jQuery .css() not getting background position w/o !important in css

jquery,css,dom,csom
I am hoping someone could help me understand why the jQuery .css() (v1.11) method is returning 0% 0% for elements that have a non-overridden background position defined (in the inspector while running and in the style sheet). What I found a bit puzzling is why when I force an !important...

SHAREPOINT 2013: How can I read Site column contents and modify them via javascript csom?

javascript,sharepoint-2013,csom
I'm relative new to Sharepoint 2013, I'm trying to access and display on a page the contents inside a specific "Site Column", I've have been reading a lot about this, but I still can't accomplish my task. So far I get to this: 'use strict'; var hostweburl; var appweburl; $(function...

Call Javascript After Saving Calendar Item

javascript,sharepoint,csom
I am having a script as below:- function getColorValue(aId,atitle) { try{ var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext(); var oWebsite = clientContext.get_web(); var oList = oWebsite.get_lists().getByTitle('Item type'); var oListItem = oList.getItemById(parseInt(aId)); clientContext.load(oListItem); clientContext.executeQueryAsync(function () { var listItem = oListItem; var colorname = listItem.get_item('Color_x0020_Name'); if (typeof colorname != 'undefined') { if (colorname !=...

Add Button in SharePoint List Ribbon Button Using JSOM

javascript,sharepoint,ecmascript-5,csom
I have to add a button in Sharepoint List Ribbon button & in ECB Menu. here is the code to add ECB menu in Sharepoint List using JSOM. function AddCustomActions() { var listTitle = 'mylist Title'; var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext(); var oWebsite = clientContext.get_web(); var oList = oWebsite.get_lists().getByTitle(listTitle); var...

C# CSOM - Check if File Exists in Document Library

c#,sharepoint,office365,csom
I'm coding in C# using CSOM, my app uploads a template asp.net page to the "/Pages/" library, I need it to check if a file exists in that location with the same name prior to file upload (then maybe it can return a bool value). I did have a quick...

How to enableMajor?

list,sharepoint,csom
How could I enable Major versioning on "Pages" list? My code is not working and I don't get any errors. Any suggestions?.... _spBodyOnLoadFunctionNames.push(onPageLoad()); function onPageLoad() { ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(enableMajor, 'SP.js') } function enableMajor() { var ctx = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var list = ctx.get_web().get_lists().getByTitle('Pages'); ctx.load(list); ctx.executeQueryAsync( function () { list.enableMajor = true; },...

Checking if current user can view list in SharePoint CSOM

sharepoint,csom
How do I determine if the current user can view list items or read a list in SharePoint Online / Office365? I have some working code that returns the lists // Retrieve all lists from the server. context.Load(web.Lists, lists => lists.Include(list => list.Title, list => list.Id, list => list.Hidden, list...

SHAREPOINT 2013: How can I update a Site Column with the content of an array with javascript CSOM?

javascript,sharepoint-2013,csom,site-column
I'm relative new to Sharepoint 2013, I'm trying to update the content of a Site column with the content of an array, I can retrieve and visualize the content of my site column, the user is able to change and save the necessary part and the changes are saved into...