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Get Items Under Folder CAML

I am trying to retrive all items that are under a certin folder, in a document library. this is what i have so far List DocumentsList = clientContext.Web.Lists.GetByTitle(list); CamlQuery camlQuery ...
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Caml query with unicode charachter

the caml query bellow don't return the correct result : <Where><Eq><FieldRef Name='ParentLink' /><Value Type='Text'>ⵜⴰⵎⴰⵡⴰⵙⵜ</Value></Eq> </Where> i ...
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SharePoint 2013 custom TimerJob gets no results from list but same code as a console program returns results

Can anyone provide any ideas on why the below query returns nothing when inside a custom timer job. But when run from a console program it returns results. Note, both console program and OWSTimer.exe ...
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CAML Query Custom Ordering

I have looked around a bit, but have not found any reference to this particular issue. Is it possible to specify a custom ordering in a CAML query? What I mean by this is, say I have a list with a ...
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Unable to return items under folder using CAML

I have a folder in the default "Images" library under my site, called Menu Icons: /PublishingImages/Menu Icons I want to retrieve only the images under this folder, and not all images under the root ...
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caml query on lists connected by lookup columns

I want to use CAML to query two lists that are connected by a lookup column. If I set the lookup column in List 1 to connect to the Title column of List 2, can I do a CAML query that joins them? Or do ...
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CAML Query throwing error

Pretty new to CAML queries, but trying to query a list based on Status = Completed and a date range. It is throwing the following error "Unexpected Error: One or more field types are not installed ...
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CQWP bind sorting with query string

Is there a way to use PageQueryString in CQWP to control the sort order and sort by behavior? I am trying to implement this kind of sortable and filterable table with pagination: Would it be ...
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CAML query many-to-many relationship

I have a case where a customer can have many contacts and a contact can be assigned to many customers. Currently I have a page for each customer, on load I get all the contacts (a publishing page for ...
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Get field value from item in SPListItemCollection

I am confused with SPQuery. How can I use it to get listitem values. Let's say I have a list "Cinema" with 20 columns but i only want 4. Film ID Film Name Film Type Film Review How can i get all ...
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Needed help to build caml Query with multiple <And>

I am getting a query from list view by view.Query i got the following <QUERY> <GroupBy Collapse="TRUE" GroupLimit="100"><FieldRef Name="AlertGrp" /></GroupBy> ...
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Can a CAML query find all documents that were ever modified by a specific user?

I'm trying to list all documents that were (ever) modified by a specific user, using a CAML query like this one: var query = new CamlQuery{ ViewXml = "<View Scope='Recursive'>" + ...
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CAML query to select users IDs

I'm trying to select users ids from custom tasks lists. All users are in one SP Group and I need to collect users Ids that doesn't have tasks. query.Query = string.Format("<And><Membership ...
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moving list items from wss 3.0 to foundation 2010 using lists.asmx

I'm trying to use Lists.UpdateListItems to move items from a list in WSS 3.0 to a list in SharePoint Foundation 2010. The original list contains several items. The target list does not contain any ...
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SP 2010 Visual Webpart - How to get all documents in a folder and sort them by caml query?

I am making a visual web part for sharepoint 2010. I have a SPFolder object and I want to get all items in it, but I want to sort it by a specific field. I want to do this by CAML query instead of ...
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SharePoint 2010 CAML Query fails when indexed columns used

I have an SPQuery that has been working fine until my list hit 500 items: q.Query = "<Where><Eq><FieldRef Name='DefectID' /><Value Type='Counter'>" + DefectID + ...
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Get List Items using ECMAscript CAML query

Hi can anyone show me how can I retieve list items based on 2 fields using ECMAscript CAML? I have a list where I have uid as number and city as text. I want to retrieve all items where uid = 100 and ...
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Dynamically hide column list item if the field is empty

I have a series of fields that I would like NOT to appear in my list dispForm.aspx. So when a user creates a new list item if these fields are unpopulated the do not appear DispForm.aspx but I still ...
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Why is my CAML query working in CAML Builder but not in the application?

I have a CAML query that queries a calendar list and I want it to return all the items in the list with an EventDate of today or later, ordered in ascending order. The CAML query I'm using is this: ...
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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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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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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. ...