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caml query issue A or B

I have an issue with caml or query problem: <Where> <Or> <Eq> <FieldRef Name='Editor'/><Value Type='User'>x</Value> </Eq> <Eq> ...
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Query returns fewer fields depending on credentials

I inherited some code that reads in all the files from a Document Library for processing. The existing production library is a standard library bound to an InfoPath form. A new version of this library ...
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do you see anything unusual with this CAML

I am looking for list items where workflow status equal "Error Occurred". I have the following code and it's working fine. However, there are 124,000 items in my list and the code goes through each ...
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Using UpdateListItems for multiple items?

I would like to use UpdateListItems or something similar to allow my users to pass in some variable (e.g., a name) so I can use a caml query to find all items where SomeUserField = 'John B Smith' and ...
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Lookup field value in CAML, Client Object Model

I am using the .NET Client Object Model from a website to access data in a SharePoint list. One of the fields I am trying to access is a lookup field. How do I get the text for the lookup field using ...
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CAML query where to get all items

I am going to implement a search query. I have 2 inputs user can give value or leave as empty. If user leave both input as empty and Search,,all items must populated. here I have static SP CAML query ...
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Performance : Caml query taking long time to load or something else

I have a CAML query which provides a result, if a SPfolder exists or not. When i do the item.Count it takes around 2sec for the line to execute . What is going wrong and taking long time to execute ...
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date filter of today in rest api

I have a caml query filter for one of my date-time field. <Leq> <FieldRef Name ='StartDate1' /> <Value Type ='DateTime'> <Today /> </Value> </Leq> Is ...
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Get grouped items by “Group by” and applied pagination

I use "Group by" CAML element to group items and also want to applied pagination(10 first grouped items) to SPQuery. But SPList.GetItems(spquery) returned 10 items without grouping them. My code is as ...
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Join three Lists in CAML

Suppose that we have three tables(Three Lists in SharePoint).The relations between tables are described by the following image. I want to translate the following query to CAML query: select c.* ...
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Why does my console output contain html tags for some field values?

I created a custom list which contains different field values e.g. Text Choice Note Currency Peoplepicker Using the following code I print the field values to console: List mealList = ...
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What does the Author property mean in the query service?

I'm using the query search services of SharePoint and I'm not able to find in the MS documentation if the Author property matches the Created By, Modified By or both (or something else :)). Any ...
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SP2013 - CQWP query override for tasks assigned to me

I'm using a CQWP, and I need to add more than three filters. The filters I want are: Status is not equal to Completed Status is not equal to Deferred Due date is less than Today Assigned To is equal ...
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Translating a SQL query to CAML query

I am new to CAML query and as much as I have expected it to be simple like SQL I have found it quite frustrating to deal with. I have a simple query SQL query I am trying to translate into CAML but do ...
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Filter List for DateTime using CAML against Calculated Field

In WSS 3.0, I have a list with a Calculated Field, 'MaxDate'. It gets the greater of two other dates, Notional Date and Override Date. I am trying (and failing) to build a CAML query to get all items ...
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SQL Not IN equivalent in CAML

I have two list(subject, subjectcategory). subject(ID,Title,CategoryId) subjectcategory(ID,Title) I want to create a CAML query for SharePoint that does something like this SELECT ID, Title ...
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SP 2010 - Client object model (javascript) - How to use get_listItemCollectionPosition for paging?

This is my code: When I call the function to get the items, it fails (doesn't go to the fail function, it goes into the success function but crashes when I try to get the position object), and I get ...
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How to use XmlDefinitionLink & CAML to reuse View definitions in multiple XsltListViewWebPart controls?

This is what I want to achieve (in SharePoint 2010): A custom page containing 2 XsltListViewWebPart Both of them rendering the same list data, but with different XSLT definition for display I ...
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Timer Job throws Field types not installed correctly Exception when querying a list

Hi Guys I have this situation: A timer job queries a list and gets items from it. The 2 queries are: <Where> <And> <And> <Leq> ...
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Use CAML query based on ID to retrieve a file name?

With jquery and spservices, I use getSelectedItems to retrieve the IDs of a few documents. Can I have a loop which goes through a caml query for each of those IDs to retrieve the file name ...
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CAML Query returning null

I'm very new to sharepoint and have the following query on my Shared Documents. It is returning null for all three documents I have. I'm wondering where to check in database to see if values are null ...
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How to reterive list item values using CAML query?

I have one Date and time column and text colum. I need to retrieve list item value based on this both column using CAML query.. For ex: Columname---> Date value for date would be-6/1/2013 and ...
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Manage files with no checked in version - CAML query

I am using Office 365. We have a document library containing more than 12000+ documents, with a number of folders and subfolders. I need to find a way to get all document which have no checked in ...
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How to build a CAML query with where clause

I have this CAML below and i'm tring to do something like this. Where username ='username' and id = 'id' <Query> <Where> <And> <Eq> ...
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CSOM query certain date

I have a list that has an end date in. Is there anyway to filter out the dates that are passed todays date? function retrieveCurrentListProperties() { clientContext = new ...
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CAML query not filtering results

Can someone tell me why the following CAML query is not filtering results? It's returning files that do not contain "/Internal/Bug 594" in their FileRef value. Thanks. <View ...
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2010: How to query user profiles for custom properties?

Our sharepoint user profiles are configured to have two additional AD synchronized, public custom properties, EmployeeID and CostCenter. I need to read a list of users with the same CostCenter as the ...
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Is there a way to get Folder object from ListItem one?

This is my first post, so I'd like to say hello to everyone. I'm trying to get Folder object by its path in SharePoint 2010 client application using Client Side Object Model (.Net 4.0). I need to ...
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Problem with Caml Query

I need to put this code: <View>"; <Query>"; <Where>"; <Eq>"; <FieldRef Name='PublicY' />"; ...
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Get field values from SiteMapNode when getting Items from PortalSiteMapProvider

I'm trying to query my list using PortalSiteMapProvider. Here is my Code: public List<string> GetChachedItems(string webUrl, SPQuery query) { SiteMapNodeCollection nodeCollection = ...
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Content query web part filtering on multiple content types

Is it possible to use the Content Query web part to filter on multiple specific content types that do not have a parent/child relationship? I have a requirement to show Events (from a calendar) and ...
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Caml Query Filter SharePoint 2013 Online

Hi I'm in need of some help with a caml query. I have 1 column in my list, that have 3 different choice. I want to query out items if the choice is equal to YES This is my code: var context = new ...
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CAML-Query with Lookups

From those two lists: AVAILABLEDATES -date (DateTime) -maxBookings (Number) BOOKINGS -availableDate (Lookup to AVAILABLEDATES:Id) -User (Person) I need to get all dates that their bookings don't ...
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Is there a setting on SPField that would prevent it from being included in a CAML query?

I'm trying to build a CAML query for a managed metadata column. I'm following the guidelines provided here by Microsoft. Essentially they say to query for the term's Wssid. No problem, I can do ...
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CAML Query to sort a blog Posts list by published date

I have successfully created a CAML query to sort my list by modified date but I want published date instead. Why does replacing "Modified" with "Published" not work? They are both "Date and Time" ...
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caml query to filter by year not working

I would like to filter a list based on the year as parameter. For e.x. if i use 2014, all items from 1/1/2014 to 31/12/2014 should appear and also i am filtering on region. For the caml query below, ...
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Syntax for including fields dynamically in CSOM query?

What is the proper syntax for including fields dynamically in a CSOM listitems query? For example, this would apparently work: foreach (string field in fields) { clientContext.Load(items, includes ...
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CAML : filter items based on FieldType regardless of the Column name

In a CAML query, can you filter items which has values in the column (Not Null), based on the FieldType of the column. regardless of the Column name ?
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CAML query to filter items by Content Type, independent of column name

In a SharePoint list I have a column, created using a custom content type. Let's say, the content types is "MyContentType". I used in a column "My Custom Column". Need to filter out items if the "My ...
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CAML Query on a Lookup Field that points to a Calculated Field throws Exception

I wrote some CAML Queries to get data from a List that has lookups on another List. All is working fine as long as I do not reference a Lookup Field which points to a Calculated Field. I tried ...
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Error in my CAML Query? COMException (0x80004005)

I was wondering if anyone could verify or see an error in this CAML query: SPQuery query = new SPQuery(); query.Query = string.Format( ...
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how to populate a cascading dropdownlist using caml query in asp.net using sharepoint list

I want to populate a cascading dropdownlist from a the same SharePoint list using CAML query.
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Query list types using CAML in CQWP query override?

When you export a Content by Query web part and open it up there is the <property name="QueryOverride" type="String" /> tag which allows you to put in your own CAML query to specify further ...
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How to get the nth record using CAML from list

How to get the nth record (lets say 133rd) from the 1000 records (or unknown number of records) by using CAML query.
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Event Receiver on SharePoint 2010 - How to query DB and display an error message

I'm an absolute beginner of SharePoint development. I would like to create my first Event Receiver and I'm doing with VS2010 (because I'm on SP 2010). I would like to check if adding a new event in ...
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Why is my CAML query for my list view not valid: filtering a date and membership of created by

The below query works only for each segement alone. Either: <And> <Geq> <FieldRef Name="Von"/> <Value Type="DateTime">{startdatum}</Value> </Geq> <Leq> ...
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How to check checkboxes in caml query?

In SharePoint 2010 client object model (JavaScript), I am using this caml query to download list items. There is a column called 'Office' and in it, there are several check boxes (i.e. its a ...
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Get SPListItem by title is very slow

I want to get a SPListItem by title. I´m using a caml query to filter the list (Around 1000 items). There is only 1 item with the title in the list. My problem is now that the performance is really ...
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SPListItemCollection Get ItemCount with rowlimit

I am filtering a list in caml SPQuery oQuery = new SPQuery(); oQuery.Query = "<OrderBy><FieldRef Name='FullName' /></OrderBy><Where><Contains><FieldRef ...
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CrossListQueryCache().GetSiteData(contextWeb) throws NullReferenceException on second query?

I have an auqward problem that's been nagging me on and off for half a years time. It turns out, when I'm finally taking a real shot at it that my query throws a NullReferenceException the second time ...