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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SPQuery not returning expected results

I am trying to filter a SPListItemCollection with CAML but I don't get the results I want. Here is my code: query.Query = "<Eq><FieldRef Name=\"Title\" /><Value Type=\"Text\">" + ...
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Filter sharepoint 2010 list view webpart with “date less than” condition

please help if it is possible to filter a sharepoint List View Webpart with a condition "date column less than selected date". With Data View web part it is possible. I also know that jQuery is ...
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DVWP does not honor CalendarDate in SharePoint:SPDataSource SelectCommand

I've been able to use the below code to get a DVWP to return appointments for the current month, including recurrences. However, no matter what I try, I cannot get it to honor the CurrentDate option ...
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CAML query using DateRangesOverlap does not respect CalendarDate when using year

I've seen numerous articles on how to get recurring events for the year, month, week or day. However, it appears that when using <Year /> the CalendarDate in QueryOptions is ignored. In the ...
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CAML query with In operator

I'm trying to use CAML query with In operator since it's easyer to build then Or conditions. Here is my CAML <View Scope="RecursiveAll"> <Query> <Where> <In> <FieldRef ...
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Completely remove field from Content Type?

I recently tried to delete a Multi-line Text Field from a custom Content Type. I then attempted to delete this field, and re-create it as a Single line of text under the same field name. After ...
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How do I use IN in a CAML query?

I have a CAML query where I want to check if a field's "status" is equal to "Ordered" or "Approved". I've located the documentation for IN in CAML but it's not very specific. I've tried two queries, ...
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Order Discussion Board by latest reply date else order by created date

I am trying to order a discussion list by the latest reply date, else if it doesn't have a reply order it by the thread created date. This is what I have: SPList discussionList = ...
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CAML Query for DateTime field with “In” element

I have a dynamic CAML builder which I built to generate queries like the following: <View Scope="RecursiveAll"> <ViewFields> <FieldRef Name="Editor" /> <FieldRef ...
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Using SPServices operation 'GetListItems' how to construct a CAML Query joining two lists?

Using SP2013 - JavaScript - $().SPServices() - operation 'GetListItems' - how would I construct a CAML query that will join two lists where list 'A' has a reference to list 'B' specifically having a ...
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Help with Complex CAML Query - Multiple OR Conditions

I need some assistance with a complex CAML query. I can get parts of it working but cannot get all of it working together. What I need in laymans terms is this: Where Country = US AND Status ...
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Error : “Value does not fall within the expected range.” while using JOIN in CAML query

Here is my code: SPList list = web.Lists["List1"]; SPQuery query = new SPQuery(); query.Query = @"<Where>" + "<And>" + "<Eq>" + ...
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Is there any way to implement numbered pagination instead of PREV | NEXT using JSOM without using search

I'm wondering if there any way to implement Numbered pagination while retrieving items from a list like "PREV 1,2,3..NEXT" instead of just having "prev | next". I followed this code example MSDN and ...
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Caml Query to return items created by logged in user

Using Javascript CSOM and want to return items created by logged in user, but the code below returns all items. Could someone advise? var camlQuery = new SP.CamlQuery(); var specifier = ...
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return empty fields using lists.asmx and GetListItems

I have a list with 3 fields. I'm able to get the rows but in the returned XML if one of the fields is empty then the field is not in the XML. Is there anyway to get all fields I specify in ViewFields ...
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CAML query to check overlapping DateTime not working

I need to check an SPList if it contains Activities that have overlapping DateTime values. An Activity is a type which contains: Date on which the activity was done (ActivityDate) Start time of ...
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GetItems from SPList case sensitive

I have troubles with CAML Query and GetItems method from SPList. I get a SPList from web context: SPList docTypeList = _web.GetList(string.Format("{0}{1}", web.ServerRelativeUrl, ...
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CAML retrieve only the latest of each value in a column

(Sorry if the title isn't clear I'm not really sure how to phrase it in one question) Situation: I have a list in sharepoint containing some evaluation of different teams in a company with at least ...
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CAML Query with many conditions

I would like to know, is there a way to build such a CAML Query, or is this nonsense: I have a SharePoint List with two ContentTypes: ServiceGroup and Services. The Fields are Title ServiceGroup ...
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Caml Query on calendar to get the next x events (including recurring)

So far I'm able to get the next x events (without recurring events). Code: private SPListItemCollection GetNextEvents(SPList eventCalendar) { DateTime currentDateTime = DateTime.Now; ...
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How to use CAML with CSOM for getting users in SP2013?

I want to get all the users in CSOM SP 2013 in javascript, but I don't want all users. I want to filter them by CAML. This is what I have so far which filters by first name is Tom, but the CAML is not ...
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CAML query for current date

I want to get all items from the list, which has a start date from date.now or later in time. This is what I thought would work: var dateNow = Date.now(); var camlQuery = new SP.CamlQuery(); ...
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CAML query filtering is not working

I've googled that it can be in case when query is not well-formed. But I'm verifying it for several hours and didn't find any mistake. Problem is common: query doesn't filters and returns all data. ...
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How to check if managed metadata has a keyword in CAML query?

I want to make a caml query that checks if a managed metadata column (which is a list of phrases) contains a certain phrase. I have this which seems to work, but the problem is it does a substring ...
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build caml query for multiple AND & OR

how to build caml query for following condition. All the fields all from single list. select empid, ename, salary from emp where empid=(100 or 107 or 99 or 103 or 105) and deptno=10 and mgrId=23
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How to filter document libraries using CAML query?

In my powershell script, I get all lists, then loop through and filter based on if its a document library and if its a certain content type, but I want to do this through CAML. This is the loop logic ...
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CAMLQuery with multiple and/or

I want to be able to check if (1 = 1) AND (2=2 OR 3=3) this is the following code i've tried so far: "<View>" + "<Query>" + "<Where>" + "<And>" + "<Eq><FieldRef ...
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How can I get my CAML to only return non-hidden (user created) fields without specifing every field?

I can provide the ViewFields but I was wondering if there is a way to return all the user created fields (non-hidden ones) without having to do that. I know this works: <ViewFields> ...
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How to fetch highest value item from SharePoint list

I created a Custom List in developer Site. In that List I created a column called Totalsumma and added some numeric items like "324", "567" etc. How can I fetch the highest value from that column. ...
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Sharepoint CAML Query IN operator

I have a sharepoint list with managed metadata column and I have to find items matching values from columns. If I filter the list for a column, let's say COLUMN1 <In> <FieldRef ...
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ItemUpdated Event Receiver how to change element from one list to secound list

I have got two lists. I must do synchronize this list, but one have got only 3 columns, and secound list have got 3 columns too, but have got more columns with hidden value. I done synchronizing ...
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CAML query for the last document uploaded by a particular user

I'm trying to write a query using the JSOM to get the last document uploaded to a document library by the current user. The reason I'm doing this is because I have an upload button on a form and need ...
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paging on list not working

I want to do paging on sharepoint list. I have below code which is giving error. var customlist; var allItems; var context = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var web = context.get_web(); var ...
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“float;#22.0000000000000” Number Returned From CAML Query

I'm running a CAML query to retrieve list items. Some of the columns retrieved contain decimal numbers. The problem is the values coming back from the query look like float;#22.0000000000000. I just ...
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OrderBy in CAML query (using Camlex) cause an error

I'm developing a visual web-part for SharePoint 2010. I've to do a query with OrderBy clause. This is my code: if (ViewState["sortExp"] == null) { sortCol = "Column_x0020_A"; } else { ...
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“0x80070003” error getting while I custom web part in SP2013

"0x80070003" error getting while I retrieve Only document from the document library In scop="Recursive all" in caml Query and that caml Query data pass in the Webpart...but while I Insert that custom ...
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CAML query with Beginwith/EQ/Contains/ Retrieving All rows from Lists

I have a caml query to retrieve only specific row which matched to the criteria, but it returns all the items in the LIST, @"<Where><BeginsWith><FieldRef Name='custaname' ...
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Using where clause in caml query

I want to select all items from a list where Title is equal to logInUser (which is current login user name). In my code I have created : var logInUser = context1.get_web().get_currentUser(); But ...
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What are the user data returned from Person or Group column (People Only) query?

I'm using SPServices to query a SharePoint Online (2013) list that contains a Person or Group column. (This column is set to allow selection of People Only, in case that matters.) The query used is ...
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Joining lists and create dynamic columns

I have 3 lists A, B and C in the same site and i have to make a View joining them and generate few dynamic columns: Columns of A: Title (Indexed), Util(number) Columns of B: Title, Title_A (Lookup), ...
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Export contents of a sharepoint list to a html table

How can I export the contents of a list to a html table? I know how to extract the elements of a list using CAML Queries, but how do I generate a html table containing the elements dynamically?
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Detect if a document or list item was deleted

I'm working on building a synchronizer for certain kinds of data from some lists to an outside application. Via the SOAP API, I can get updates and new items; by using CAML Queries, we can fetch all ...
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Left outer join in caml query to get tasks

Here is caml query. It does not retrieve any results. Showing empty pages. What I am trying to do is: "In the last 24 hours what task did not complete" I need to display those tasks in my web ...
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Webpart with parameter binding injected into CAML query?

I'm trying to do a custom webpart that takes in a query string parameter and inject that parameter into a CAML query. Is this legal? <ParameterBinding name="QuerystringBinding" ...
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CAML query to get data for SSRS from SharePoint list

I am writing CAML query to get data from sharepoint list <RSSharePointList xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema"> ...
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Sharepoint REST API - Using caml query and select/expand to get lookup data

I have a Sharepoint app and I use a caml query to filter the data I get back: var caml = "<View><Query><Where><And><Contains><FieldRef Name='PublishingPageLayout' ...
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CAML Query - Data Between Two Date Sets

I'm trying to get the data between two date sets, but the CAML query doesn't seem to be working. I'm trying to get anything opened between the two dates or anything closed between the two dates. ...
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OrderBy on a lookupMulti

I need to order a Caml query result's on a lookupmulti. Is that even possible ? Thx in advance.
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Add filter and pagination to CAML query

I'm developing a visual web part for Sharepoint 2010. I would display all documents from a specific DL, but this DL contains more than 7000 items. So I would like to add a pagination (show only 20 ...
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SharePoint CAML query vs FQL

I am building an application with very complex CAML queries. Everything is working without any problem. But my question is: Is it possible to create also very complex queries with FQL. And which one ...