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  1. Support .NET Core with CSOM

    Support .NET Core with CSOM

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    • Provide a list limit over 5000

      The recommended list option is ONLY 5000, the structure has been indicated to hold up to 30 Million items. but I had a list over the 5000 and experienced issue with IE and MS will not resolve. We cant be the only company that would like lists with over 5000 items. The idea would be a special list page - the list page could handle over 5000 item, but the requirement is the information be hosted as an external list.

      57 votes
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      • Add managed metadata term store operations to REST API

        Currently term store operations are only available via JSOM. It would be nice to see this added to the REST API as well.

        646 votes
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          Thank you for your feedback! Just letting you know that we absolutely have this in our backlog, but unfortunately this currently is not included in our short term engineering tasks. We absolutely understand the request and seeing vote counts around this, will help to further prioritize this work for next sprints.

        • Provide flag to enable\disable event firing from Remote Event Receivers

          Provide option to enable\disable event firing from Remote Event Receivers in SharePoint Online (CSOM/API) similar to SSOM - EventFiringEnabled

          117 votes
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          • Programmatic way to configure search with CSOM

            There's currently no better way to configure search indexed and managed properties than export/import configuration. It's a huge pain when building search related apps and a black box, we need something better

            100 votes
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            • Provide CSOM and REST API for recurring calendar events

              There is no obvious way to get details about a recurring calendar events through the CSOM or REST API.

              When querying a calendar list only one item is returned for the calendar recurrence item. Only one field identifies this is a recurring item. the fOccurrence field is a boolean field.

              When using the server side object model, properties are available to expand recurring calendar events to get the individual recurring items.

              The only way to do this for client applications is to go back to using list.asmx which is not great and I'm not sure how long this will be…

              207 votes
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              • Allow publishing of content type hub content types via CSOM

                You cannot currently use CSOM to publish content types in a content type hub in O365. Right now you must imitate the page post back to do it.

                142 votes
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                • Add support for recurring events in the REST API

                  The only way to expand SharePoint events from a calendar is using CAML. There should be a way to retrieve the recurring events fully expanded using REST.

                  80 votes
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                  • 81 votes
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                    • UserProfile.Manipulation.CSOM is needed on premises

                      Now we can update UP properties via CSOM in O365, but not on premises. I would appreciate if this can be included on-prem, my customers 80% of the time are still on-prem

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                      • Adding Apps from Catalog or Store using CSOM API

                        As provisioning process, we would love to either add apps from app catalog or store directly using CSOM APIs. This should include the 'I Trust it' model as well. This will help in automating the entire site/sub-site provisioning and making sure apps are available after site is created.

                        161 votes
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                          Thanks for your feedback! We’re reviewing your suggestion. Initial thinking is to provide capability to publish SPFx solutions and add-ins from app catalog to sites. Having same level of automation for the store process is much more complicated challenge, due possible licensing models with the store add-ins.

                        • Add CSOM support for connected WebParts

                          At the moment it does not seem possible to create WebPart connections via the Client Side Object Model.

                          78 votes
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                          • Provide a means to do audience filtering for list items over REST APIs

                            List items that have an Audience field attached should be audience filtered when retrieved via the REST API.

                            For example, a list that has link items with the Audience field attached to target particular items at particular groups of people. If the REST APIs are used to retrieve items from this list, then the identity of the requesting user should be optionally used to filter the results based on audience.

                            57 votes
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                            • Add API that checks if user is in group

                              Right now there is no API to check that. If you add a security group into a SharePoint group, there is no way to check if the current user is a part of the SharePoint group: The user is not listed in the group.Users and the SharePoint group is not listed in the user.Groups. The 3 APIs that allowed to do this in full trust code are missing from CSOM so we need an alternative.

                              64 votes
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                              • Provide the ability to write to Managed Metadata via app-only policy

                                App-only policy in the SharePoint App Model is very restricted regarding Taxonomy operations. Even if an app is granted full control over the tenant, it lacks the permission to do anything but read operations on Taxonomy. Please provide the ability to create Groups, Term Sets and terms using app-only policy.

                                163 votes
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                                  1 comment  ·  SharePoint Add-ins  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Add information management policy management to CSOM

                                  Add support for managing information management policies, and especially retention policies, on content types and in libraries using CSOM. These are the objects largely in the Microsoft.Office.RecordsManagement.InformationPolicy assembly, such as the Policy, PolicyItem objects, etc.

                                  123 votes
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                                  • List.NavigateForFormsPages support in CSOM

                                    Currently it's not possible to set the List.NavigateForFormsPages property through CSOM as it is in the server API.

                                    274 votes
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                                    • Allow all list/library advanced settings be accessible via CSOM/REST

                                      Some list/library settings are available via CSOM. Others are available via the list property bag (although that approach is not desirable). However, there are even other advanced settings that don't appear to be accessible (read or write) via CSOM/REST. In particular, the advanced settings for "open documents in the browser" (open in the client application, etc.) or allow "quick edit" (yes/now).

                                      I'm looking at SharePoint 2013 when trying to do this, but I suspect the same problem occurs for SharePoint Online and SharePoint 2016.

                                      33 votes
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                                      • Warn when using preview SharePoint Framework features

                                        The latest version of the SharePoint Framework Yeoman generator contains a mix of features that are GA and preview features (for example connecting to MS Graph, web part connections, extensions). Whether the generated solution can be run in production depends on the features used to build the web part. With that, when bundling the project, the toolchain should warn of any experimental features being used in the project which would prevent the solution from being deployed to production tenants. This would help developers avoid deploying solutions depending on experimental features to production tenants, only to see the deployment fail.

                                        70 votes
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                                        • Provide the ability to identify features that are deactivated using CSOM

                                          It's currently possible to identify the features that are activated at the Site and Web level using CSOM, it isn't however possible to determine which features are present but not activated using CSOM. It would be great if this feature could be added!

                                          140 votes
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