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Is it possible to set a file as Ghostable/GhostableInLibrary via the Server Object Model? I don't see any properties on SPFile that seem to fit the bill.

I know you can do this via an XML module, but I need to do it via the API.


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The SP Object Model does not support adding files pragmatically to SharePoint under Ghostable/GhostableInLibrary mode, therefore reflection is needed.

I found a good article with a code example:

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