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SharePoint Online REST request
Add-Type –Path "C:\Program Files\Common Files\microsoft shared\Web Server Extensions\15\ISAPI\Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.dll"
Add-Type –Path "C:\Program Files\Common Files\microsoft shared\Web Server Extensions\15\ISAPI\Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Runtime.dll"
<#
.Synopsis
Sends an HTTP or HTTPS request to a SharePoint Online REST-compliant web service.
.DESCRIPTION
This function sends an HTTP or HTTPS request to a Representational State
Transfer (REST)-compliant ("RESTful") SharePoint Online web service.
.EXAMPLE
Invoke-SPORestMethod -Url "https://contoso.sharepoint.com/_api/web"
.EXAMPLE
Invoke-SPORestMethod -Url "https://contoso.sharepoint.com/_api/contextinfo" -Method "Post"
#>
Function Invoke-RestSPO(){
Param(
[Parameter(Mandatory=$True)]
[String]$Url,
[Parameter(Mandatory=$False)]
[Microsoft.PowerShell.Commands.WebRequestMethod]$Method = [Microsoft.PowerShell.Commands.WebRequestMethod]::Get,
[Parameter(Mandatory=$True)]
[String]$UserName,
[Parameter(Mandatory=$False)]
[String]$Password,
[Parameter(Mandatory=$False)]
[String]$Metadata,
[Parameter(Mandatory=$False)]
[System.Byte[]]$Body,
[Parameter(Mandatory=$False)]
[String]$RequestDigest,
[Parameter(Mandatory=$False)]
[String]$ETag,
[Parameter(Mandatory=$False)]
[String]$XHTTPMethod,
[Parameter(Mandatory=$False)]
[System.String]$Accept = "application/json;odata=verbose",
[Parameter(Mandatory=$False)]
[String]$ContentType = "application/json;odata=verbose",
[Parameter(Mandatory=$False)]
[Boolean]$BinaryStringResponseBody = $False
)
if([string]::IsNullOrEmpty($Password)) {
$SecurePassword = Read-Host -Prompt "Enter the password" -AsSecureString
}
else {
$SecurePassword = $Password | ConvertTo-SecureString -AsPlainText -Force
}
$credentials = New-Object Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.SharePointOnlineCredentials($UserName, $SecurePassword)
$request = [System.Net.WebRequest]::Create($Url)
$request.Credentials = $credentials
$request.Headers.Add("X-FORMS_BASED_AUTH_ACCEPTED", "f")
$request.ContentType = $ContentType
$request.Accept = $Accept
$request.Method=$Method
if($RequestDigest) {
$request.Headers.Add("X-RequestDigest", $RequestDigest)
}
if($ETag) {
$request.Headers.Add("If-Match", $ETag)
}
if($XHTTPMethod) {
$request.Headers.Add("X-HTTP-Method", $XHTTPMethod)
}
if($Metadata -or $Body) {
if($Metadata) {
$Body = [byte[]][char[]]$Metadata
}
$request.ContentLength = $Body.Length
$stream = $request.GetRequestStream()
$stream.Write($Body, 0, $Body.Length)
}
else {
$request.ContentLength = 0
}
#Process Response
$response = $request.GetResponse()
try {
if($BinaryStringResponseBody -eq $False) {
$streamReader = New-Object System.IO.StreamReader $response.GetResponseStream()
try {
$data=$streamReader.ReadToEnd()
$results = $data | ConvertFrom-Json
$results.d
}
finally {
$streamReader.Dispose()
}
}
else {
$dataStream = New-Object System.IO.MemoryStream
try {
Stream-CopyTo -Source $response.GetResponseStream() -Destination $dataStream
$dataStream.ToArray()
}
finally {
$dataStream.Dispose()
}
}
}
finally {
$response.Dispose()
}
}
# Get Context Info
Function Get-SPOContextInfo(){
Param(
[Parameter(Mandatory=$True)]
[String]$WebUrl,
[Parameter(Mandatory=$True)]
[String]$UserName,
[Parameter(Mandatory=$False)]
[String]$Password
)
$Url = $WebUrl + "/_api/contextinfo"
Invoke-RestSPO $Url Post $UserName $Password
}
Function Stream-CopyTo([System.IO.Stream]$Source, [System.IO.Stream]$Destination)
{
$buffer = New-Object Byte[] 8192
$bytesRead = 0
while (($bytesRead = $Source.Read($buffer, 0, $buffer.Length)) -gt 0)
{
$Destination.Write($buffer, 0, $bytesRead)
}
}
Owner

vgrem commented Apr 15, 2014

Usage

Create a List

$list = New-SPOList -WebUrl $Url -UserName $UserName -Password $Password -Title "Nokia Offices" -BaseTemplate 100
Write-Output 'List has been created'

Delete a List

Remove-SPOList -WebUrl $Url -UserName $UserName -Password $Password -Identity "Nokia Offices"

Get Lists

$lists = Get-SPOList -WebUrl $Url -UserName $UserName -Password $Password
Write-Output $lists | Select-Object Title, BaseTemplate

Update a List

$list = Set-SPOList -WebUrl $Url -UserName $UserName -Password $Password -Identity "Nokia Offices" -Title "Offices"

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