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Display Excerpts In Sharepoint 2013 Blogs
/*
The MIT License (MIT)
Copyright (c) 2015 Dustin Cooler & Fynydd, LLC
Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy
of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal
in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights
to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell
copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is
furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:
The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in
all copies or substantial portions of the Software.
THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR
IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY,
FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE
AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER
LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM,
OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN
THE SOFTWARE.
*/
Excerpts = {
FirstPostID: -1,
LastPostID: -1,
// Instead of the contents of the Body field, returns a temporary placeholder that we can easily find and replace.
// Also finds and stores the lowest and highest post IDs for later use.
ReplaceBody: function(ctx) {
var id = parseInt(ctx.CurrentItem.ID);
if(id < Excerpt.FirstPostID || Excerpt.FirstPostID === -1) {
Excerpt.FirstPostID = id;
}
if(id > Excerpt.LastPostID) {
Excerpt.LastPostID = id;
}
var ret = "<p id='excerpt_placeholder_" + id + "'>Loading...</p><p><a href='" + _spPageContextInfo.webServerRelativeUrl + "/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=" + id + "'>Read More</a></p>";
return ret;
},
// Fetches the excerpts and replaces the placeholder elements with them.
ReplaceExcerptPlaceholder: function() {
$(document).ready(function() {
$.ajax({
url: _spPageContextInfo.webServerRelativeUrl + "/_api/web/lists/getByTitle('Posts')/items?$select=ID,Excerpt&$filter=ID le " + Excerpts.FirstPostID + " and ID ge " + Excerpts.LastPostID,
type: "GET",
headers: {
"accept": "application/json;odata=verbose",
},
success: function (data) {
var res = {};
for (var i = 0; i < data.d.results.length; i++) {
res = data.d.results[i];
$('#excerpt_placeholder_' + res.ID).replaceWith(res.Excerpt);
}
},
error: function (err) {
console.log(JSON.stringify(err));
}
});
});
}
};
// Override the Body View
(function () {
var override = {};
override.Templates = {};
override.Templates.Fields = {
'Body': {
'View': Excerpts.ReplaceBody
}
};
SPClientTemplates.TemplateManager.RegisterTemplateOverrides(override);
})();
// Load jQuery if it doesn't already exist
(function() {
if(typeof jQuery === 'undefined') {
var headTag = document.getElementsByTagName("head")[0];
var jqTag = document.createElement('script');
jqTag.type = 'text/javascript';
jqTag.src = '//cdnjs.cloudflare.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.11.1/jquery.min.js';
jqTag.onload = Excerpts.ReplaceExcerptPlaceholder;
headTag.appendChild(jqTag);
} else {
Excerpts.ReplaceExcerptPlaceholder();
}
})();
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