Business Data Connectivity (BDC) service is the new version of the Business Data Catalog that was provided in Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007.

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BDC Model is not visible in Central Administration site

I am new to SharePoint 2013. I have created a BDC model using Visual Studio 2012 and deployed in SharePoint 2013. Deployed Solution is visible in Central Admin site and it is activated too. But when I ...
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Access Selected Items from List View

The following returns selected items correctly from standard list and document library types. var context = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var items = ...
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How can I customize the display of BDC search results?

I've added a Search Content Source for my BDC application, and results are populating correctly. So far, so good! I don't really like the way the results get displayed, though. Problem 1: Result ...
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Avoid deleting data from BDC Syncronization

EDIT: I know this might be similiar to the last one but this one is in a profile sync, and the other one is in an external list. I have a syncronization service which I built a bdc to receive ...
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Case of an external list being inaccessible

I have an external list that I created with a bdc, but it might happen that the external source is not available is there any way that the sharepoint saves a last access? if not what is the best ...
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Using BDC to connect and extract list data from another web application?

Can BDC on SharePoint 2010 be used to connect to another SharePoint 2010 web application?
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User Profile multiple data sources

Want some help understanding what I have to do in this situation. We have user profiles from active directory, but there are some properties that come from an external service which we can get from a ...
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BDC TypeDescriptor Return value from the attribute

I have a problem with reading return values from the BDC response. I have a Web-service that returns a requisites of a bank account and some of the data comes as attributes in the SOAP response. For ...
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“Feature has conflicting event reciever settings” error

I am new to SharePoint so I apologize if this is not phrased properly, but I created a BDC to a SQL database in Visual Studio 2012. I am trying to have the list created programmatically through an ...
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Accessing External Data from more than one folder

I've learned how I can implement accessing external data with BDC from this article: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff953161.aspx but it only shows you how to access A folder. what changes ...
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Export external lists from sp2013 to excel

we are currently trying to get SharePoint up and running, and after our ERP/database guy set up a few external lists that query our ERP database, some of our users had trouble exporting those lists to ...
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Using BCS and WCF to add external data to sharepoint index

Being completely new to the whole SharePoint environment, I am having trouble understanding exactly how to crawl external data into a SharePoint index. What I need to accomplish is that a user can ...
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How to get BDC to work with Oracle without Metaman

In a SP2010 enviroment I've got BDC that's not working as expected. I tried different ORA-Driver, but the solution is still not working. Each single driver Shows different error-message. How should I ...
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External Content Type grab last rows of SQL table instead of first

I'm working with a limit filter on an external content type that grabs the first 1000 rows of my table. Is it possible to instead grab the LAST 1000 rows?
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BCS: Edit button in context menu works, but edit button in display form is disabled

I created an external content type für a MS SQL Server view. I created a list from it and three different views and I changed the form with InfoPath. All of this done without VS, only SharePoint ...
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Access denied by Business Data Connectivity on Setting Metadata Store Permissions

When I try to configure Metadata Store Permissions I keep getting this error I am the Farm Administrator and have full access on Sharepoint to start with. Now as I drilled down further looking at ...
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Get Items from External List using BdcIdentity on server

I added a ribbon Action on an external list. When the users clicks the Button in the ribbon I use SP.ListOperation.Selection.getSelectedItems() to get the ids and of thr items the user selected. ...
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Give Business Data Connectivity permission to an entire group

I've got a bunch of users who are broken up into different permissions groups on my site. They all need access to BDC but setting the metadata store permissions seems to only validate single users ...
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Give users access to BDC using SQL Authentication

I have a web part using an external list through an external content type which uses Business Data Connectivity with SQL Server Authentication through the use of a Secure Store Service key. ...
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Filtering a SQL table with Business Data Connectivity Service

I have a rather large table (over 2000 rows) that I need to pull into a SharePoint list. Business Data Connectivity Service has a pretty easy method to accomplish this yet their filtering is so ...
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Dynamic SQL query for SharePoint lists for look ups values

I'm trying to link an external sql large table (10000 Rows) into SharePoint 2010 to be used as a look up ( eg to select an existing customer) in the metadata of documents. I have a BDC External ...
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Dynamically create BDC Data Model based on delivered Meta information via REST

I have the Problem that I have a REST Service which delivers the data I Need to work with in SharePoint but the System I am retrieving the data from might get additional parametes/fields over the time ...
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Duplicate entry returned by DatabaseBackedMetadataCatalog.GetLobSystems method

I created one external content type using SharePoint Designer, now I want to fetch all Lob System Instances. As per the documentation found here I am using ...
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bdc using Table number limit

When I use just PEOPLE_TABLE everyting works fine. But when I try to add another attribute from another table, I can't see BDC in external list content type in adding app page. Can I solve this ...
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External Content Type in a Site Column results in ArgumentNullException for wildcardedNamespace

I created an external content type, which seems to work fine. I created a list to browse the external content type, and I can see the elements coming from my sql server. I can also use the create and ...
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SharePoint 2013 Custom BCS/BDC Entity Search Refiner

I have a custom BCS model that I am using to index SQL data in SharePoint 2013. The localized name of the type of item is being set as the title (i.e. Answer, Question, Idea, etc.). In the search ...
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Context Aware BCS Model for Search Crawling in SharePoint 2013

I have an external SQL data source that I would like to include in SharePoint search crawling with a BCS/BDC model. As it stands, SharePoint sees this data independently of the SharePoint site ...
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WCF External Content Type: Unable to find the default edit form for list LISTNAME

I using Sharepoint 2010 Online and SharePoint Designer, and I create an External Content Type from WCF Service. It have a CRUD operations. Next, I create List based on external content type. Read ...
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Got this error when I click on my BDC service in Central Admin: The full exception text is: Access is denied

These are the steps I did under the local administrator: I go to central admin -> application management -> manage service applications I click on New-> Business Data Connectivity Service I ...
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Send email after creating New Item in External List

I am using SP 2013 and I have an external list. But when I created a new item, I want to send e-mail to the specific people. Workflow is disabled for external lists. So can we create a new method in ...
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Service account to access UNC

I'm trying to access the UNC to copy a file from the UNC share to another location. The way it is set up it requires an interactive challenge for credentials, and I was told there is no way to change ...
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SharePoint doesn't index BDC integers?

I'm having the same problem described here. I can search on all sorts of strings returned by my BDC connector, but any data that is returned as Int32 doesn't show up in searches. Is there a problem ...
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BDC External Content Type Problem

I created BDC Model in VS 2012. After I deployed the project I can see ECT in BDC Service in Central Administration. But when I try to create an external content type I can see the external content ...
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SharePoint BDC to extend User Profiles Skills

I am having some issues getting this working as I would like. We are on SharePoint 2010 SP1 Dec 2012CU. I am able to get it working with a 1:1 mapping, but ultimately want to get multiple "skills" ...
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External Content Type not found in Business Data List picker

I have just created several ECTs along with lists to go with them and they work fine. Just my luck im on the final one and im stuck. Here's what I've done... 1. Created ECT and List 2. Given the ...
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How do I get C# code behind a Document Library?

As part of an internship assignment, I'm working with SharePoint 2013. I'm completely new to SharePoint in general. Part of this assignment is a labeling system. The idea is that users can add labels ...
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Limiting a view based on authentication by writing qualified username

This article http://www.thesharepointbar.com/?p=340 how to limit a read on a user in BCS, but we can't find the correct syntax for fba-users. (MS Quote: If the login mode for the user is claims-based, ...
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Show related entities in FAST search results

I've successfully created a .net assembly BCS to crawl external data in my enviorment. The BCS include an AssociationNavigator to crawl related entities based on foreign key. When i perform a crawl ...
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The HTTP request is unauthorized with client authentication scheme 'Ntlm'. The authentication header received from the server was 'NTLM

I have created a bdc model using .net custom connector which connects to the External system via a custom built webservice. It works when I open the external lists locally from the SharePoint server ...
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Error: HTTP service “BdcService” too busy

I am trying to access the bdc-service of a sharepoint server via central administration. This is getting me the error: The HTTP service located at ...
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Filtering datas

I want to filter datas. I have a data view with 3 column (name,department,foreign languages)by a SOAP Connection but I can't make any filtering for foreign languages. I have a html form web part ...
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Cannot connect to external datasource

I have db user account & used it to create a secure store application id and a managed account. I have also given myslef full permissions on the bdc service & bdc metadata store. I have no ...
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BDC lookup times out

I am trying to implement a BDC lookup in a silverlight application connecting to SharePoint via WCF. I have the lookup query working using the FindFiltered method, but when we remove the throttling ...
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Connect BCS / BDC to the User Profile Service?

Firstly I'm open to suggestions if people have better solutions or ideas. I would like to be able to create a list with a 'username' field that will pull additional fields from the information stored ...
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StreamAccessors >> Can SharePoint 2010 BCS return multiple attachments?

Can SharePoint 2010 BCS return multiple attachments? I have a database which stores multiple attachments per entity. Would like to have all of them accessible, but I've insufficient experience with ...