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Collaborative Application Markup Language (CAML) is an XML-based language that is used in Microsoft SharePoint Foundation to define the fields and views that are used in sites and lists.

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CAML Query, get item by lookup value, not by ID

I have the value of a lookup column, but I don't have the ID, I want to query items from SharePoint list using the lookup value. How do I achieve that in CAML?
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sharepoint alert filter not working on first alert only then filtering is ok

have a strange behaviour with alerts on my sharepoint site. I have a document library where i want to add alerts to specific users when adding,updating,deleting folders or documents. Alerts must not ...
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error: The collection has not been initialized

I get this error error: The collection has not been initialized. It has not been requested or the request has not been executed. It may need to be explicitly requested. it has a problem in ...
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SP2010: Need to filter list items returned by caml query

I'm using SPServices and unslider.js to display a slideshow on a page. Instead of showing all items in the slider, the requirement is to manage the slides by using a filtered view. I added tags but ...
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Can a Lookup list field point to web property bag?

In my subwebs I have a 1 row list called "Details" that contains various bits of data that are meant to be web-level metadata. Image field, AssignedTo field, couple of string columns, etc. On top of ...
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Retrieve SharePoint list in DataTable with Condition

** I have a Sharepoint List called "Resources" and have various Fields as shown below and same returns as DataTable: ID Title Role LoginName Enable[Yes/No] 1 Pranav Developer ...
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camlquery to get only the items

I've a large document library with folders, i'd like having all the items except the folders. for now i use this where columns is a list of all internal name from the list CamlQuery q = ...
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Nested CAML operators

Is it possible to nest query operators other than Or/And, for example, In and Contains operators, so that the query would look for items which would contain any string from my given string collection? ...
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Copy People column from sharepoint list item to SharePoint group

I have Site Admin Custom sharepoint list in a Site1, where users in our oganization need to submit a request to become Cerified Site Collection Administrator. List Consists of 3 columns: Site ...
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What is the value to Variable when query results nothing in CAML

What is the Value of $spQuery when no items were returned from the filter in the query given below: I am trying to add a conditional statement at end of this script. if ($spQuery -eq $null){ ...
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Retrieve single field using CAML Query in Sharepoint using Javascript

I have a List called ProjectInformation and contains following Fields.. ID ProjectName1 ProjectManager ProjectExecution 1 EDS PPB Time and Material 2 CS ...
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CAML query regex

is there a way to perform regex query with CAML? I have a string field (Display) composed by Name and Surname. I have a single search input. I wish to have these results *Display* match UserInput ...
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Retrieve List items using CAML Query

I have a list which contains 3 columns -ID, TicketState and EndDate ID TicketState EndDate(DD-MM-YYYY) 1 Open 10/10/2012 2 Closed ...
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Using SPQuery returns today's recurring calendar item and tomorrows. Why?

We have an on call calendar in SharePoint. I'm trying to send an automated, weekly email of the calendar. The calendar has a mix of weekly recurring entries and non recurring entries. I'm trying to ...
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Create Custom ListView

Hi guys i have a unique requirement, i have a list of tickets with few columns like Creator name, approver name and signoff names, all are of type "Text" approver name and signoff names can have names ...
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CAML query on site to get all items modified after a date

I'd like to know a way or if it's possible to get all items modified from a date in a site. Now for having this, I've a client script because i'm in sandbox solution, I've to loop on each list of the ...
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CAML Query for SPServices parameter

I need to run a workflow on all items in a library. This SPServices example seems like a good plan but I'm running into problems. The library has folders and the CAML query returns only the folders, ...
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CAML query for Sharepoint Calender Lists

I am using CAML query for SharePoint calender list. I am able fetch proper daily data. but when i choose weekly, monthly and yearly, it doesn't give me reports as expected. it doesn't take date ...
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Joining lists and accessing items fromt the joined list

I am working on a SharePoint Hosted app for SharePoint 2013 and I'm having real difficulty joining lists and accessing items from the joined list. In my app I build a CAML query in which two lists ...
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How to select values in a CHOICES field?

I'm using a CAML query to update a SharePoint 2010 List from InfoPath. My CAML looks like this: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <Batch OnError="Continue"> <Method ID="1" ...
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Recurring Event Filtering Using CAML queries

I used following query to search between 2 dates ranges but it doesnt filter recurring instance of that day <Query> <Where> <And> <Geq> ...
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CAML query on external list not looking beyond ECT filter limit

I have an external list which is tied to an external content type. The external content type is tied to a SQL table with about 3000 records. I have set up a Read Item operation, and a Read List ...
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How do I see individual field names for a data connetion created from an XML file

I have the following CAML template: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <Batch OnError="Continue"> <Method ID="1" Cmd="New"> <Field Name='Title'></Field> ...
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Like 'String*' in CAML

How can I write LIKE 'String*' in CAML? I must create a query to display the folder structure.
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CAML query rertieve all items from a SharePoint list

I have a JavaScript piece of code that I use to retrieve list item from SharePoint by selected options from drop-down list. Depending the selection it would assign a value to a CAMLQuery variable. ...
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Order all day events on a calendar

I have a calendar list with a choice called "Category" with items A,B,C,D. I want to sort the all day events that are shown based on the selected category. I tried to set the Orderby using the below ...
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Select Max value records group by field

looking for CAML query to select records max value group by filed example: pid name value 1 abc 1 1 xer 2 1 wer 3 2 rer 1 2 wew 2 2 wew 4 I ...
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Is this possible with CAML query?

I want to filter the lookup based on the value of the previous field. I have two tables one contains the category and related items. the other is one the sales staff will use to make data entries. ...
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element for tomorrow CAML

I have a calendar and am wanting to find all the events that have been put into calendar for tomorrow. Is there an element like <today/> for tomorrow? Basically how can I get it so it only ...
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How to add CAML query results with ListItems to a datasource of a repeater?

I am using SP2010. I have created a CAML query. This query has listItems as results. I would like to add these items to my repeaters datasource. How can I implement this?
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ListData.svc Returns 500 Internal Server Error - “Arithmetic overflow error…”

I'm having issues with some CAML deployed list instances. After deploying the lists, they do not appear in SharePoint Designer. Likewise, when attempting to connect to (almost all of) them, either a ...
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Adding 2 Caml queries in same executeQueryAsync

Is it possible to use two different queries to get to different lists and use them in the same executeQueryAsync() Something like this : var camlQuery = new SP.CamlQuery(); ...
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getting length of list after caml query

var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext(siteUrl); var oList = clientContext.get_web().get_lists().getByTitle('Privacy Statements'); var camlQuery = new SP.CamlQuery(); ...
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Whats wrong with my query

var camlQuery = new SP.CamlQuery(); camlQuery.set_viewXml('<Where><Eq><FieldRef Name="IsActive"/><Value ...
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Sharepoint 2013 List WYSIWYG Designer views

We need to offer our users a way to freeform format Custom List fields anywhere on a SharePoint page. The designer can not be InfoPath, SharePoint Designer or Reporting Services. Design experience ...
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Calender List events filter today

I have a calender list and various types of events like simple , all day , daily,monthly and yearly recurrence , recurrence with all day. I have to filter them to today. I have created a custom ...
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Using Contains inside In

I have a list that stores various data about folders for an application. Some of these folders have nested folders, some do not. Using a list of strings that represent a substring of the folder's url, ...
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Search for managed metadata fields that are empty

I want to do a caml query for a specific managed metadata field, 'mark', and only returns the items that have an empty/null 'mark' column. How can I do this query?
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whats wrong with my query CAML

$caml = '<Where><AND><Neq><FieldRef Name="marking" /> <Value Type="Text">Off-S</Value></Neq><Neq><FieldRef Name="marking" /> <Value ...
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SPQuery cause me an error: "One or more field types are not installed properly

the problem is a CAML query of SPQuery that throw an error: One or more field types are not installed properly any help please: it work perfect in U2U CAML source code is: ...
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CAML query for returning a single field

I'm trying to get a single field from a list. The list has columns like this: Office365Account - Type: Person Email Address - Type: Email Manager - Type: Person Basically what I want ...
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Get all files under subfolder in Shared Documents list - SP Object Model

I am trying to get all files in a subfolder, in the Document Library "Shared Documents" in SP 2010. So the structure looks like http://sp2010site/sitename/shared documents/folder1/ ...
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CAML is ordering by content type even though not specified

I have a library in SharePoint 2010. The library has folders, each item in the library, including the folder, are tagged with a number (separate column). When I do an 'OrderBy' the column, the ...
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Lient Object & CAML -> Getting Items of a specific view

I need some support as I am struggeling to understand what is wrong with my code. I try to retrieve the data of a specific view. THe line "camlQuery.ViewXml = view.ViewQuery;" throws an exception "The ...
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Using a CAML query how to get a subfolders items based on the URL value the folder

If you right click on a sub folder in a library and select Copy Shortcut. How do you parse or use the Copy Shortcut value to CAML query the a single folder and its sub folders? Copy Shortcut value: ...
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Alert Template - CAML value manipulation

I'm modifying the alert template for when an task item is assigned. This section here <HTML> <![CDATA[<td class="toolbarbutton"><a href="]]> </HTML> <GetVar ...
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Threshold limit reached with a calendar month view

I'm perfectly aware about the threshold thing. I know I need to reduce my query. However, here, it's for a calendar... I use the below query: <query> <Query> <Where> ...
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CAML Query scheme in depth

I have a plan to develop my own version of the CAML builder app - as a pet project and in order to improve this field. :) It would be nice to support all the capabilities of the CAML query scheme ...
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CAML Query filter by month

I would like to use CAML Query to select records between a certain period (a particular month) and which where made by a certain user. Here's what it look like but it doesn't work ...
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Combining multiple field references in OrderBy when implementing paging

I'm having some issues combining multiple fieldrefs in an orderby and paging by ListItemCollectionPosition. I may have an orderby query looking like this <OrderBy> <FieldRef ...