quation on Mon, 17 Oct 2016 11:49:03

Hi all,

COuld you please provide any videos or examples how to use REST api's in sharepoint 2013.

where to post the code in Visual studio ?




Maruthachalam on Mon, 17 Oct 2016 21:12:56


Hope the below detailed post on accessing SharePoint data using REST API with code samples will help you!

Get Current Logged in User & Manager using REST API in SharePoint Online

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Lakshmanan Sethu on Mon, 17 Oct 2016 23:06:18

Here is the basic tutorial you can learn about REST API's

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Maruthachalam on Fri, 21 Oct 2016 15:19:32


Does the tutorials shared by me & Lakshmanan helped you? Please let us know if you need further assistance.

Sharing some REST API operations for your reference:

Select All items and columns: 

_spPageContextInfo.webAbsoluteUrl + "/_api" + "/web/lists/getbytitle('listname')/Items?$select=*";

Get Current User Properties:

_spPageContextInfo.webAbsoluteUrl + "/_api/SP.UserProfiles.PeopleManager/GetMyProperties"

Total Item Count in List:

_spPageContextInfo.webAbsoluteUrl + "/_api/web/lists/getbytitle('listName')/ItemCount

Here are some more REST API basic tutorials: