SharePoint REST API Supporting keywords – OData query URL

Reading Time: 1 minute SharePoint REST/ODATA API https://office.sharepoint.com/sites/mysitecollection/_api/web/lists/getbytitle(‘Tasks’)/Items?$select=Title&$filter=Title eq ‘Jenkins’ and Status ne ‘Open’ SharePoint REST API Syndax Example Syndax $select $select=Title,Author $orderby asc &$orderby=Title asc desc &$orderby=Title desc $filter $filter=Title eq ‘Jenkins 05’ $expand $select=Title,Products/Name&$expand=Products/Name $top items?$top=10 datetime $filter=Created ge datetime’2015-04-01T00:00:00′ guid _api/web/lists(‘4eff143c-0b29-420a-93fb-ed33a1efb934’)/Items and Title eq ‘Jenkins’ and Status ne ‘Open’ or Title …

Set edit permissions only to creator and Owner of list item SharePoint 2013

Reading Time: 1 minute Hi All, Most of the time we receive a requirement to stop edit other than creator and Owners. most of them suggest custom solution – Event receiver/Event Handler. There is a out of box solution for SharePoint and Office 365 Go into the List Settings,  Advanced Settings, and you should be able …

Get Current User and update in InfoPath Form Column

Reading Time: 1 minute Get Current User data using jQuery/JavaScript Add a Content editor webpart in InfoPath form New page, add the below code <script type=”text/javascript” language=”javascript”> var user; var email; var firstname; var surname; function getUserInfo() var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext(); user = clientContext.get_web().get_currentUser(); clientContext.load(user); clientContext.executeQueryAsync(Function.createDelegate(this, this.onQuerySucceeded), Function.createDelegate(this, this.onQueryFailed)); } function onQuerySucceeded() { …

Next On-Premises Version of SharePoint – SharePoint Server 2016

Reading Time: 4 minutes SharePoint 2016 for IT Professionals Yesterday morning Microsoft Ignite conference, Microsoft Senior Technical Product Manager for SharePoint Bill Baer took the stage to show off some of the exciting features and improvements coming to SharePoint 2016. There are many huge improvements to SharePoint coming in the next release. Here are some …

How to send emails to Multiple Users from lookup list People Picker field using SharePoint designer workflow

Reading Time: 2 minutes SharePoint Designer has a limitation when trying to implement a workflow action to send an email to multiple users based from lookup list from a people picker control that accepts more than one user.  By default the email action will only email to the first user and will not detect multiple users. …

What’s New in Visual Studio 2015 – First Look

Reading Time: 3 minutes Microsoft Introducing the newly announced Visual Studio 2015 product editions, including the all-new Visual Studio Enterprise with MSDN, Visual Studio Professional with MSDN, and the free Visual Studio Community edition – coming later this year. Tools and services for projects of any size or complexity C#, Visual Basic, F#, C++, …

Unable to send to a recipient – SharePoint designer workflow

Reading Time: 1 minute Issue SharePoint 2013 Workflows that attempt to send an email to a SharePoint group can fail with an Access Denied error if the membership of the SharePoint group is not set to Everyone. Workflow Error Message Activity in progress Retrying last request. Next attempt scheduled in less than one minute. …

Get Free SharePoint 2013 Environment for Learning

Reading Time: 1 minute Here list some free environment to learn or practice your self in SharePoint. Rackspace Rackspace is a leading managed hosting provider and it provides a variety of enterprise hosting services including a special offer for a SharePoint hosting. Register and get a SharePoint site Collection 45 days free trial  http://sharepoint.rackspace.com/get-started …

Error occurred during a cryptographic operation – Fix

Reading Time: 1 minute After deployed the SharePoint apps and access the site apps throws cryptographic operation error randomly.   After troubleshoot we found that in IIS the Machine key for the apps set to automatically generate on run time. Solution: we updated the changes, by setting unique machine keys for all apps and they worked fine. See …

SharePoint History

Reading Time: 3 minutes What is SharePoint? It is the business collaboration platform for the enterprise and the web, allows individuals in an organization to easily create and manage their own collaborative Web sites, Simplifies how people find and share information across boundaries, and enabling better informed decisions. It seamlessly integrates with Windows and …