SP 2013: The HTTP header ACCEPT is missing or its value is invalid - solution

Author: Tobias Zimmergren http://www.zimmergren.net | http://www.tozit.com | @zimmergren Introduction So just a simple tip in case anyone bumps into the same issue as I had a while back. Going from Beta to RTM, some things changed in the way you retrieve values using REST in the SharePoint 2013 client object model. Description & Solution In the older versions of the object model, you could simply use something like this in your REST call: $.ajax( { url: SPSearchResults.url, method: "GET", headers: { "accept": "application/json", }, success: SPSearchResults.onSuccess, error: SPSearchResults.onError } ); As…

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SP 2013: Using the JSLink property to change the way your field or views are rendered in SharePoint 2013

SP 2013: Using the JSLink property to change the way your field or views are rendered in SharePoint 2013

Recently I’ve had the pleasure (and adventure..) of upgrading a few SharePoint 2010 solutions to SharePoint 2013. One of the things that come up in literally every project I’m involved in, is the ability to quickly and easily change how a list is rendered. More specifically how the fields in that list should be displayed. Luckily in SharePoint 2013, Microsoft have extended the SPField with a new proprety called JSLink which is a JavaScript Link property. There’s a JSLink property on the SPField class as well as a "JS Link" property on for example List…

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Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2012 - Recap

Author: Tobias Zimmergren http://www.zimmergren.net | http://www.tozit.com | @zimmergren Introduction Better late than never for the post-SPC article I suppose. I was in Las Vegas at the Microsoft SharePoint Conference this year (2012) attending some great (and some not so great) sessions about SharePoint 2013. During the week I’ve met many old friends, made some new friends and had a blast every single day. This will be a fairly short story, mentioning the sessions I liked and talking about some of the events that happened during our stay in Vegas. What happened at SPC12? Well, everything…

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Office 2013 and SharePoint 2013 finally reached RTM!

The time we’ve been waiting for has come. The Microsoft Office team just announced that SharePoint 2013 (and Office 2013 of course) has been signed off and is now RTM. It wont be long until we can get the final builds of these awesome products! Words from the team From Office.com: [blockquote]Moments ago, the Office engineering team signed off on the Release to Manufacturing (RTM) build. This milestone means the coding and testing phase of the project is complete and we are now focused on releasing the new Office via multiple distribution channels to our consumer and…

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SharePoint 2013: Business Connectivity Services - Talking to your external lists using REST

SharePoint 2013: Business Connectivity Services - Talking to your external lists using REST

Introduction As most if not all of you already know, SharePoint 2013 and Office 2013 has been released to preview/beta and is available for download from Microsoft’s download centers. In this article I will briefly introduce some exciting changes that has been made to the SharePoint 2013 Business Connectivity Services framework. I’ve written a bunch of articles on BCS for SharePoint 2010, and now it’s time to continue that track and introduce the new features available in SharePoint 2013. [blockquote] Please note that this article is written for SharePoint 2013 Preview, and for the final version…

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SharePoint 2013: Business Connectivity Services – Consuming OData in BCS using an App External Content Type

SharePoint 2013: Business Connectivity Services – Consuming OData in BCS using an App External Content Type

Author: Tobias Zimmergren http://www.zimmergren.net | http://www.tozit.com | @zimmergren Introduction As most if not all of you already know, SharePoint 2013 and Office 2013 has been released to preview/beta and is available for download from Microsoft’s download centers. In this article I will briefly introduce some exciting changes that has been made to the SharePoint 2013 Business Connectivity Services framework. I’ve written a bunch of articles on BCS for SharePoint 2010, and now it’s time to continue that track and introduce the new features available in SharePoint 2013. [blockquote] Please note that this…

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SharePoint 2013: Business Connectivity Services (BCS) improvements - Introduction

Author: Tobias Zimmergren http://www.zimmergren.net | http://www.tozit.com | @zimmergren Introduction As most if not all of you already know, SharePoint 2013 and Office 2013 has been released to preview/beta and is available for download from Microsoft’s download centers. In this article I will briefly introduce some exciting changes that has been made to the SharePoint 2013 Business Connectivity Services framework. I’ve written a bunch of articles on BCS for SharePoint 2010, and now it’s time to continue that track and introduce the new features available in SharePoint 2013. At the time of this…

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