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Get the Item ID from a list item dialog window

Aug 5, 2013 at 4:20 PM
I am looking for a way on how I can get the specific List Item ID of the item that was clicked, which prompts the default SharePoint Modal dialog box for viewing the item details. I have been able to change my settings and not show View, Edit, or New items in a dialog, where I use SPGetQueryString(), however it would be much nicer to be able to get the ID and use the dialog.
Aug 5, 2013 at 4:36 PM
The ID is still there, even in a dialog. The dialog opens in an iframe, so you can still look at the Query String.

For example, the iframe might contain:


Aug 5, 2013 at 4:57 PM
I should have tried it with dialogs on prior to opening this up. My solution still works beautifully. I had thought that was the case with the dialogs, opening in an iFrame, however thank you very much for the confirmation. Thanks again for the help and the quick response!