SP.Field.typeAsString property (sp.js)

Gets or sets a value that specifies the type of the field.

Applies to: apps for SharePoint | SharePoint Foundation 2013 | SharePoint Server 2013

var value = SP.Field.get_typeAsString ()
var value = SP.Field.set_typeAsString ()

Return value

Type: String

A string that represents the field type.


It must not be null. It must not be empty.

REST resource endpoint

See Field resource for more information.

Endpoint URI structure


HTTP requests

This resource supports the following HTTP commands:

  • POST

POST syntax

POST http://<sitecollection>/<site>/_api/web/lists(listid)/fields(fieldid)/typeAsString

GET syntax

GET http://<sitecollection>/<site>/_api/web/lists(listid)/fields(fieldid)/typeAsString