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CAML Query Lookup/Choice Value Type as Text

So, here is some lines of code that i write to retrieve data from Sharepoint list using CAML query. string qryCaml = string.Format(@"<Where> <And> ...
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Why is this CAML Query returning all items regardless of the <Where> element definition?

I'm trying to retrieve a list of items where a specific field matches a specific value. There is likely going to be multiple items returned when the query is successful. Here's what my CAML query ...
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CAML Query on “Person” field type

I would like to query list and get items that were created by specific user, in my list I have the fild "User" of type Person I tried this but it didn't work: <Where> <Eq> ...
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Put a break in javascript function

Hi I have 10 sharepoint lists.structure,column name,data type all are same. I need to check whether a particular item is found in any list then do some action using ecmascript. var ...
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How to write a caml query that filters by .pdf or folders?

How can I write a CAML query (for javascript ecma) that filters by only pdf documents or folders in sharepoint 2010? (this is for document libraries) Thanks.
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How to set a search scope in SPServices search function?

I am doing a search using this code: var queryText; queryText = "<QueryPacket xmlns='urn:Microsoft.Search.Query' Revision='1000'>"; queryText += "<Query>"; queryText += ...
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SP2010 JSOM Client Object Model: How to get all documents in libraries including all folders recursively

I have seen a lot of examples and questions about this out there but nothing I have found has helped me accomplish this. I need to be able to grab all the names of the documents within a given ...
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How to filter by only pdf files in querypacket?

In a query packet used in SPServices to do searches on Sharepoint 2010 using jquery, I want to filter the results to only .pdf documents. How can I do that? The below shows all types of files... ...
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How to apply CAML query on the Calculated Column of the list?

I have a calculated column that stores the calculated date value. When I apply the CAML query, it does not return any row even if the record exists. Can any one please guide me on this topic> ...
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foreach loop inside caml query

I have a list of Employee class which has empid and empname as property. Now I want to construct a caml query IN clause where list column id in empid. How can I write a foreach loop inside caml ...
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How to get only the first x items starting at position y from a list, using CAML query?

In sharepoint 2010 client object model in javascript, I want to create a caml query, that can download items from a list. I have this part working, but I want to download only x items, not the whole ...
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How to get caml query to return list items created by the current user?

I want a caml query that only retrieves items created by the user currently logged in. I tried this specifier = "<Eq><FieldRef Name='AssignedTo'/><Value ...
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extend caml token ?

is there an hook or interface or whatever that could be used for extending token functionality of sharepoint? For example [Me] token is insufficient for me and I would like to for example develop my ...
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How to get display name from created by field in sharepoint client object model?

In my sharepoint javascript code, I am retrieving items from a list in my SP 2010 environment. I used a camel query to download specific fields. One of the fields was created by (person who created ...
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CAML Query works in my VS2010U, but not on anybody else's computer

I have a list with records uniquely identified by project numbers. This is column 5 - Col05 in my list. It works fine when I run the code, and I am getting the expected record. I can also read the ...
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Caml query to get the next event from calendar

I'm facing a problem building a caml query for the calendar list. Here is my caml query SPQuery query = new SPQuery(); StringBuilder sb = new StringBuilder(); ...
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Expand recurrence and CalendarDate:Event EndDate not autocalculated for recurring events

I have done the following code to save a recurring entry to Calendar List named Bookings. SPSite site = new SPSite(SPContext.Current.Web.Url); using (SPWeb web = site.OpenWeb()) { ...
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getting top X items in each folder with a CAML Query

i'm trying to do a visual representation of a document library using javascript and webservices. basically i want to present the folders in the library, with a preview of the first few files in each ...
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Problem with multiple text filters

I have a custom list that has a text filter connected to allow the user to filter one of the list columns. I now need to add a second XOR text filter to allow the user to filter on a different column ...
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CAML Query to get Lookup field value

I've written an autohosted-app to show a few data that are in a list. To get the data in the list, I use this piece of code with a CAML Query. using (var clientContext = ...
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How to list all alements by CAML to SPGridView

Is it possible to display the listitems retrieved from a CAML query in a SPGridView? How can I implement it?
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CAML Designer: Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.Sharepoint

I am new to sharepoint, and this community. I have a CAML Designer program (http://karinebosch.wordpress.com/2012/05/12/caml-designer/) that I want to use to run queries on my Sharepoint Online lists. ...
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How to create field with formula using CAML XML

Suppose I need a DateTime field that shows the current date + 30 days
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Error in CAML Query with multiple “AND”

When I run the following query I get an error: <Where> <And> <Eq> <FieldRef Name="IssueLOB" LookupId="TRUE" /> <Value ...
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CAML Query: use the value of a property of a lookup

My project consists of two lists: a list of documents. This list has an SPUser field that determines who is responsible for that document. a list of projects. This list has a multiple lookup to the ...
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Can we query and fetch data from LIST between different subsites using CAML Query.?

Have LIST created under one site, can the same LIST be used to fetch data from other site using CAML Query.? eg: Consider a LIST "xxx" created under SitePages/AAA/Lists/ Can i access the LIST "xxx" ...
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Better way to get a SPListItem by Field

I want to get a SPListItem from a SPList where a field match a value. I have to ways to do it, CAML and LINQ. My code is: LINQ ... SPList list = Web.Lists["MyList"]; SPListItem item = (from ...
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Search for specific folder in library with CAML

I'm looking for a way to search for folder which name starts of 'Foo' using caml query in list. How can I narrow results to return only folders?
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CAML : Cannot complete this action

It seems my following query is failing and throwing "Cannot complete this action".However when I test this query in CAML Query builder it's working fine. <Where> <And> ...
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CAML Query on External Content Type not honoring the <In> operator

So I've been testing this out for a day or so. For the life of me I cannot get an external list to listen to honor the <In> operator in CAMLQuery. On any other type of list it seems to work ...
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Is it possible to have CAML Join without Lookup Columns?

I am new to SharePoint. I am developing a web-part in that I am trying to join two list. I have a same web-part in that lists were join using LINQ query. But it takes more time to fetch the data. So ...
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Left Outer Join in SharePoint 2010

I have 2 lists in SharePoint 2010. First List E lists all locations. In the second list H I use first E list as lookup for Location. Every month users inputs information in list H. List E has ...
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CAML Query where X =(A && B && C && D)

CAML makes me sad some days. Can someone point me in the right direction for the syntax in regards to a CAML query that would evaluate where X= A&B&C&D. My nesting is all off i'm assuming. ...
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CAML batch query - valid XML?

The standard format of a CAML batch query is as follows: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <ows:Batch OnError="Continue"> <Method ID=""> ...
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ContentTypes and Site Columns via Visual Studio / CAML Query Updates broken

I've been using CAML queries to do list updates for quite some time, but recently they've stopped working, and I have no idea why. Even an extremely simple query seems to be failing. For example the ...
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Get SPQuery TotalItems from query

I want to get the total number of items that match my Query, BUT also limit the results. So say I have 100 items in the list. 50 of the 100 items in the list match my query. I want to only get 10 ...
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How do I select only top level folders using CrossListQueryCache?

I want to select the list of folders (without subfolders, not recursive) of a Document library using CrossListQueryCache. Everything is working fine except that i am receiving ALL the folders and ...
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Caml Query - skip X first results

Let's assume I have list with 100 items. Is it possible to write CAML query to get 5 items, but skip 10 items from the beggining? Something like LIMIT and OFFSET in SQL?
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Help Return Lists With With No List Items

This is my first time posting and I'm looking for some help, so hopefully someone has an answer. I used the search, but didn't find anything. I created a custom list definition, and content type ...
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Search document from document library usin CAML query

I have document library which have folder and sub folder. the folder and sub folder level is more than 5. like as follow : Document Library |-> Folder-1 | -> Folder-1-1 | ...
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CAML Query Issue A or B and C

I'm trying to write a CAML query with the following parameters and I'm not having much luck. It should be simple enough but I can't figure it out. WHERE (X) EQUALS (A or B) And C I'm hoping someone ...
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How to retrieve items from document libraries using client context without performance lag

I need to retrieve items/list items from SharePoint 2010 document library and display it in a list ListView using C#. I have used following CAML query to retrieve list items and its properties. ...
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CAML Query results every time 0 items

I try to filter items in the list by using caml. The List contains elements that matches the Filter. The code: enter code here SPQuery qry = new SPQuery(); qry.Query = @" ...
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how to check CamlQuery results

.I am running below query against a sharepoint list. How to check the results of below Camlquery? cPop is set with value 'AboutUs'. Result is always zero records although list has valid matching ...
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When I execute a CAML query, how do I know what ListItem details I can include?

I was querying a SharePoint library, trying to retrieve some file attributes. Apparently some things like FileType and Date are not supported, even though those fields are listed as a built in field. ...
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CSOM list query with JOIN, return tree structure

I have two lists, Parent and Child. The Child list has a lookup field called "Parent", which "looks into" the Parent list, using ID column. Using CSOM I'm joining the lists with this query ...
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caml-query Sharepoint[2010]: CAML select several records, same ID

I have a list where IDs are not unique. How can I make a CAML Query for this list so I can get all values for a particular ID This is my list: ID Customer LOB PeriodOne PeriodTwo ...
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SPQuery always returns values

I am trying to check a list for related values but for some reason every item in the list is returned each time. I have seen this issue before and for me its always meant a bad CAML string but I have ...
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CAML Query for items with a text value containing square brackets

I'm attempting to query for list items using a value stored in a plain text multi-line of text field in a SharePoint 2007 custom list. My column is named FilePath and contains a value like: ...
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CAML Query OrderBy ignoring non set values

I'm currently writing some CAML Query for a QueryOverride in one of my Content Query Web Parts as I'm in need of multiple "Sort by" fields. My issue is that one of the additional fields that I need ...