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Sharepoint 2013 Developer Edition

Most of the Microsoft tools have developer editions available in MSDN subscriptions, but I dont seem to find one for SharePoint. I was just wondering how people do their development if they dont have ...
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Why do companies do custom-development in SharePoint? Can you give me some use cases?

Can you give me some examples of what companies are custom-developing SharePoint for? I'm trying to see what are they trying to get that SharePoint doesn't offer (not talking about UI customization). ...
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How to round a datatime LocalTime to the onkly datatime. Not to the time with hours

I have got a code: DateTime dzienStart1; DateTime dzienStop1; dzienStart1 = dzienStart.ToLocalTime(); dzienStop1 = DateTime.Now.ToLocalTime().AddMonths(-2).AddDays(-1.0); Whem I look at a date in ...
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“SharePoint is not a database!” article of 2009 - does it still apply for SP 2010 and 2013?

I'm talking about this blog post by Chris Woodill. He mentions the following advantages of modeling data via SQL programming instead of SharePoint's lists: Primary And foreign keys: one of the most ...
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Filter out folders from a user alert against a list

I have created an alert for a user against a list (more specifically, a document library). I want the user to be notified of all changes regarding list items (documents) and not any sub folders. ...
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Using C++ dlls in event receiver

I am trying to use a legacy C++ dll that has around 5 C/C++ dependencies in SharePoint. I created a wrapper for the dll and it works fine in a test desktop program. I added the wrapper and all C++ ...
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Is it possible to prevent SharePoint 2010 from creating a folder structure when users upload files?

I have a wiki library with pages and a document library which I've configured to be an assets library. How do I prevent sharepoint from creating a directory structure for file uploads? The wiki pages ...
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Restrict printing and editing on a pdf created with word automation services

Some customer asked my if it was possible to restrict printing and editing a pdf file? Looking over Google I found this. I was wondering if is possible to encrypt a pdf file generated by word ...
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update external list data using infopath codebehind

I know that I can update my ECT record (using InfoPath forms I created for the external lists), by passing the BdcIdentity (ID) to the form and it will find that record and enable me to edit. How do ...
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What is an efficient way to copy Web Part pages from a dev server to a production server?

I have 29 web part pages, all very similar in structure. I built them using the browser. I'd like to migrate them from a development server to a production server. I tried copying them using both ...
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ListItem[“Property Name”] VS ListItem.Properties[“Property Name”]

When we try to get list item properties, three ways of getting property I remember are, ListItem["Property Name"] //always work fine ListItem.Properties["Property Name"] // works fine unless I ...
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Sort by modified date in custom search core results webpart

I have created a custom search results web part which implements some simple sorting, for example i have this piece of code which allows me to sort it desc/asc by title: CoreResultsDatasource ...
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SPListCollection.EnsureSitePagesLibrary() throwing SPException (specified title already exists in this Web site)

I am attempting to call SPListCollection.EnsureSitePagesLibrary() upon FeatureActivated. The method is throwing the following exception: Microsoft.SharePoint.SPException: A list, survey, ...
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need support/materials for developing external lists with visual studio 2010

Up to now, I have mostly used Sharepoint designer to develop external content types and lists. Due to the lack of source control and for other reasons, we would like to move the development process ...
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User alerts being sent for something that happened before alert was created

I create a web. I create a doc library within this web. Create folders within this doc library. Then 'subscribe' (i.e. create an alert for) a user for this doc library. Why, if I'm doing things in ...
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Entering data into SharePoint lists via Silverlight forms

Morning all, Can anyone advise me if it's possible to enter data into a SharePoint list via a Silverlight Application? if so, are there any basic steps that someone making thier steps into ...
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Unique ID get selected list

How do i do so i can work on multiple lists? This works if i'm working with one list. (SPSiteDataQuery) SPWeb web = SPContext.Current.Web; SPList myList = web.Lists["Staff ...
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ExecuteRegisteredProxyOperation gives Exception “Operation is not valid due to the current state of the object.”

I've created a fulltrust proxy: string assembly = "FullTrustProxyExecise1, Version=1.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=21621f0ea660fe24"; string type = "FullTrustProxyExecise1.WSCreatorProxy"; ...
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Spsitedataquery Multiple Lists save to columns to just that UniqueID that i select On linkbutton Click

protected void LinkButton1_Click(object sender, EventArgs e) { try { int index = 0; LinkButton lb = (LinkButton) sender; GridViewRow row = ...
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Modification to welcome menu

I have a question regardint the top menu, where you have basically welcome menu, then you have there some other links and at the end "site settings" menu. And there for i have 2 questions: 1) How can ...
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How to fix “A SharePoint server is not installed on this computer”

To do SharePoint custom development, what is the recommended method? I've read this post, and it appears that if you want to use debugging in VS2010, you'd want to have SharePoint on the same machine ...
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SpsiteDataquery update values to List by uniqueid

Were i dislay the title and date are a Gridview when pressing the title that uniqueid shows and the information are displayed, but also just to that UniqueId that i display i want to add Nickname ...
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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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How to get id in gridview from list

protected void LinkButton1_Click(object sender, EventArgs e) { try { SPWeb web = SPContext.Current.Web; SPSiteDataQuery query = new SPSiteDataQuery(); ...
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.NET forms for SharePoint 2010 without InfoPath

Afternoon all, Can anyone advise if it's possible to create forms for SharePoint 2010 Standard (to submit to a list) without using InfoPath? My version of the product doesn't have InfoPath Services. ...
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List Item “value does not fall within the expected range” error--strange behavior

I am getting the error on the following line for a timer job: if (listItem["Department"] != null) Normally this error indicates that it cannot find the field, but there are no spaces and the field ...
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Checkout file returned by sharepoint does not really exist

I have the following code that returns me a list of checkout files in a document library. private static void IdentifyCheckedOutFilesForRequest(SPListItem listItem, SPDocumentLibrary lib, ...
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Get UniqueID from splist how to , i only get the ID , but i want UNIQUE?

protected void LinkButton1_Click(object sender, EventArgs e) { try { int index = 0; LinkButton lb = (LinkButton)sender; GridViewRow row = ...
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Content Type Lifecycle management best practices

I saw thisarticle in the link below and I wonder if you could help me with some questions I have http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee330223(v=office.12).aspx In our current project, which we ...
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Time in Sharepoint

We have got two method in Sharepoint to get the time. One is ToUniversalTime() an secound is ToLocalTime() But when we are in server and have got a aplication instaled on server which kind data method ...
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can User profile synchronization be started from a web service?

I'm trying to kick off the user profile syc using a web service. Here is what i've tried : [WebMethod] public string runUserProfileService() { var message = ""; ...
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How do I get the list item ID of an item I just created in a Visual Webpart

I have a visual webpart which creates a list item, but I need to reference the newly created item's ID for later use in the same webpart. How would I do this in C#? Thanks
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SharePoint 2013 “Working On It” a lot during development with no CPU/disk activity

When doing anything that requires SharePoint to recycle, like deploying a project to SharePoint from Visual Studio, it takes forever for SharePoint to spin up again. The deployment is about the same ...
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What is a good way to modify the upload link in a document library in 2010?

I have a custom upload form that I want to incorporate with new document libraries. Ideally, user will be able to add document libraries with this updated link to their site on their own without ...
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Changing character limit on inherited column of custom content type

I've inherited the OOTB content type 'Announcement'. I want to set a character limit on the 'Body' column for this particular child content type. Is this possible/feasible or is this generally ...
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JQuery Accordion with SharePoint 2010 Custom List

I have a FAQ custom list in Sharepoint 2010 with two columns: Question (title column renamed) and Answer. I want to display the questions and answers from the sharepoint list in JQuery Accordion. ...
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How is better to create content with XML or Programmatically

I have a project in SP2010 in which i need: to create some custom content-types to create custom lists based on this content types. to add custom actions in lists (list level actions). Two lists ...
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Why Item Updated and Item Added trigger together when we add a item to list (document library)

I have gone through hundred of articles over months but never understood as what could be the reason Item Updated and Item Added trigger together when we upload a item, even though if you try ...
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Sorting out lookup values while getting them

I have two lists, List A [Document Number, Name, Title,...] (document library) List B [Information Number, Name, Title, Document Number] (simple list) Now List B is getting all documents from List ...
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How to use your own custom ListItem template for Display, Edit, and New

I would like to use my own custom ListItem template. I also would like to overule the ListFieldIterator method to use some logica to include or exclude some fields dependance on user/usergroups: ...
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How To Add Item ToSharePoint List Programmaitcally

My goal is to simply submit a new item to a SharePoint list programmatic-ally through a custom web part that I'm building, however, I'm having trouble putting some pieces together. There are plenty of ...
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Checking if a list is consuming lookup value column or not

I have two lists, List A [Document Number, Name, Title,...] (document library) List B [Information Number, Name, Title, Document Number] (simple list) Now List B is getting all documents from List ...
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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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Rate Control overlaps with Menu items

On my sharepoint page i have Menu on the top and a sharepoint rating control on the top right side. The onHover event of menu displays a list menu items. The rate control is added to the layout which ...
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get DataKey in GridView's OnRowCommand event

protected void OnRowCommand(object sender, GridViewCommandEventArgs e) { { if (e.CommandName == "Select") { GridViewRow row = ...
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Where To Start Learning SP 2013 For SP 2010 Developers

What are your ideas for beginning to learn(upgrade) to SP 2013 development?
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Can't install Sharepoint Foundation 2010 on Windows 7

I'd really like to prepare development environment for Sharepoint 2010. This is what I did: I installed Windows 7 x64 I installed VMWare Workstation Created a VM domain controller based on Windows ...
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Displays two urls one link and desciption how to solve

My column in the list has this values Links Type the Web address: (Click here to test) <asp:HyperLinkField DataNavigateUrlFields="Links" DataTextField="Links" ...
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UPS Sync started from powershell script / web service

I have a web service that is kicked off from a workflow. The web service runs a powershell script that kicks off the User Profile Synchronization job. The powershell script works perfectly if I run ...
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How to check if a list content type has its link broken from the site collection content type definition

Its very clear to me that content types after they are deployed their inherited lists shouldnt be changed manually using the web gui. “Do not, under any circumstances, update the content type ...