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Imagine if you have image url which is existing within a site collection in Sitecollectionimages library: testserver/Sitecollectionimages/image.jpg

How can I get the TemplateType (which kind of library is this for e.g. Type 109 is for Picture Library) of this library using the image url?

Update: I will always have an absolute URL of the image.

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Is this image url an absolute url? –  Matthias May 24 '12 at 11:16
    
why dont use, SP solution generator and see the lists and document library associated to that specific site/sitecollection :) –  Muhammad Raja May 24 '12 at 12:05
    
Matthias, it will always be be an absolute url –  Geek May 24 '12 at 12:35
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using (SPSite site = new SPSite(<siteUrl>)
{
  using (SPWeb web = site.OpenWeb())
  {
    SPList list = web.GetList(<imageUrl>);
    SPListTemplateType templateType = list.BaseTemplate;       
    int templateTypeInt = (int) templateType;
  }
}
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Mathias, will it work for absolute url? –  Geek May 24 '12 at 12:41
    
will it work for image url like this ? testserver/Sitecollectionimages/image.jpg –  Geek May 24 '12 at 22:57
    
+1, it should work as expected –  Falak Mahmood May 24 '12 at 23:32
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