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Multiple Timer Job in the same SharePoint famr solution project shows up with the same Title in Central Admin Job Definiation

I have a SharePoint farm solution in VS2013 for SharePoint 2013. It contains two timer jobs, and each has their own feature definition. Once it has deployed to the development SharePoint server ...
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Error when enumerating through site columns

I'm working on a Sharepoint 2010 site. I am trying to run this script from a website in order to create an xml containing info on my site columns. $sourceWeb = Get-SPWeb http://farmstuff:1284 ...
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Custom Page Layout in Sharepoint 2013 Foundation

Sharepoint comes with a set of Text Layout Templates. How can I create my own custom Text Layouts under Sharepoint 2013 Foundation. What I'm trying to achieve is a shown below. PS: I do not have ...
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SharePoint Tabs - Parent/Child Integraty?

I need to develop a SharePoint 2010 application which will be having more than 120 Fields. I would like to break the Fields into smaller modules (i.e., Summary, Impact, Dependencies, Plan, Decision, ...
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How to move the suiteBar so its centered

I'm having trouble moving the suiteBar using the margin:0 auto 0 auto; method. I'm trying to make the my sharepoint site's content centered no matter the monitor's screen size (adjusting the width of ...
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SharePoint adds +1 to time when I set it

I have an issue with SharePoint date time field. Basically I have a date time field, and this field contains for example 19/12/2014 11:30:00. I would like to get this date and remove the time part, ...
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FeatureActivated event receiver giving access denied when trying so set WebApplication property

When a Site event feature is activated I am trying to set some properties on the web application. My feature uses this value. public override void FeatureActivated(SPFeatureReceiverProperties ...
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Get Items from limited list by providing username and password - C#

I'm using this code in order to get items from SharePoint list. I have a SharePoint list that limited to certain users. How can I provide by this code (or else) a username and password and login as a ...
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ASP.Net WebPart or SharePoint WebPart

This is an almost religious question; what are your preferred base classes for building WebParts in SharePoint? Are you using the ASP.NET WebPart (System.Web.dll) or the SharePoint WebPart ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Powershell: $item.update() gives error that file has been modified

I am trying to programmatically update some metadata for a sharepoint item using powershell. Here is my code: $web = getWebByURL("http://test-site/spadmin/") $itm = $web.lists["Documents"].items[0] ...
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running SharePoint utility on non-SharePoint server

I wrote a utility in C# to copy files from a network directory to a SharePoint document library. When the sys admin tries to run the .exe from a non-SharePoint server, he gets the following error: ...
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Potential memory leak with SPListItem?

I have created a Timer Job that iterates through a list of 100,000 items and finds the ones that are older than 120 days and "moves" them to a new site collection for archival. I am using a ...
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Root site collection token in appending html

I have following code builder.AppendFormat("<img style='border:0; left:-0px !important;position:absolute;' id='AddQuickTagImg_{0}' alt=\"{1}\" src='<% $SPUrl:~sitecollection/Style ...
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How to programmaticily create “SharePoint Sites Links” from SharePoint 2013 which are acessible from saveDialogs

First I would like to note that I have a similar post here to avoid doubleposting several posts many places: MSDN SharePoint Development 2013 Question My Customer wants to have a list of 10-20 their ...
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How to get user tasks from My Site task list?

I'm working on a solution in SharePoint 2013. It's a Web Part that is going to display the five tasks that are due next from the task list on the current users' My Site. I'm new to SharePoint and kind ...
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How can I tell which service application proxy belongs to a specific service application?

I am new to creating custom service applications, and I have been following the walkthrough given here to begin building my own. In that example though, the service app is built to only allow one ...
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Retrieve user's tasks from mysites using server object model

I am having trouble aggregating info on all tasks from current user programmatically. This is what I got so far: SPWeb web = SPContext.Current.Web; SPSiteDataQuery query = new SPSiteDataQuery(); ...
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How to create a site in a sitecollection on a remote SPServer using C#

I am currently trying to write a Dynamics CRM 2011 plugin that creates a new SharePoint 2010 site (within an existing site collection) for every account that is created. I have the code for creating a ...
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I am not able checkin/checkout the files in sub folders in the document library using client object model. Below is the code I am using

public void CheckOut()// CHECK OUT FUNCTION { try { string siteurl = ""; string filePath = ""; ClientContext context = new ClientContext(siteurl); context.Credentials = ...
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SharePoint 2010 Visual Web Part development @_parser.AddParsedSubObject LiteralControl WebPartPageUserException

I am using SharePoint 2010 Foundation on a vmware virtual machine. I am using Visual Studio 2012 update 3. I am working on a visual web part project. I have so far in this project only used asp.net ...
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Force create SPUser for disabled AD account

I am trying to get SharePoint to create an SPUser for a disabled active directory account. The reason for this is that I am archiving items across site collections. As the items are copied I am ...
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How to pass values from SP UI Modal Dialog back to the server side code upon button click event

I have a click event on a button that opens a sp ui modal dialog page. and returns a specific value from a text area on that page. I was able to open the page in the modal dialog and able to return ...
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Creating a Table in PDF and updating the values in the table SharePoint 2010 programmatically

I am looking into adding a table into pdf with the columns - approver name and approver comments using c# code in console application. and then update the columns with values like "approver1" ...
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Updating 'Created By' field in SP2010 programatically

I'm trying to import data from an .xml file to a custom list in SP2010(created programmatically). I'm able to create and update all fields except 'Created By' as it says that "Cannot update read only ...
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Sharepoint 2013 foundation custom css

I am having trouble adding my custom css file work in Sharepoint 2013 foundation. I added a link tag in both v4.master and seattle master pages but to no avail. I thought it would be straight forward ...
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Update metadata on n amount of files at the same time programmatically, using SPListItem update methods or SPWeb update batch?

I need to update meta data on multiple files that exist on my SharePoint 2010 site. When starting the method that will update the metadata i do not know how many file that will need to be updated, ...
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Lookup field with formatted text

I've created several lookup fields programmatically in existing lists, currently they render with just one field as the text value, however I'd like them to display the contents of two text fields ...
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How Can I Have Multiple Editor Part Collections?

I have created a web part in SharePoint 2007 which has over 40 controls and I was able to make two different Tool Part classes to hold the different sections of the custom controls. I am converting ...
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Creating a knowledge base with SP10 possible?

I am currently trying to create some kind of knowledge base, but unfortunately couldn't make much progress in this matter. I have certain requirements of features the system must provide in the end ...
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How to read values from Secure Store Service Application in a timer Job

I have in my sharepoint application an external source that must be accessed by 2 parts of my application The first part is a page, where the users can search on a form, the external data. The second ...
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Check box in gridview should update the splistitem check box

I am a newbie in visual studio. I have a Sharepoint list which contains the following fields group name, user, section and active(which is a check box) . I have a grid view visual web part which will ...
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Use server object model check if SPListItem field is a SPUser or SPGroup

I am making a TimerJob that duplicates ListItems from one SiteCollection to another. In order to do this I need to copy the Users and Groups over to the other site. I am having trouble identifying ...
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Filter a list view using URL parameters

I would like to dynamically construct a couple of URLs for our SharePoint users to filter down a rather large list view we have. Rather than create a bunch of different custom views, I was wondering ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search Rest API POST request format

I am hoping to save someone some time as I couldn't find anyone talking about this anywhere. I am looking at the SharePoint 2013 Search Rest API documentation and decided to switch my GET calls to ...
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Custom Sharepoint Workflow throwing “WinWF Internal Error, terminating workflow” error

I recently migrated a Sharepoint 2010 site to Sharepoint 2013, since then my customized workflows developed in Visual Studio that works perfectly for 2 years without a glitch suddenly after the ...
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Central admin: Job definition (_admin/ServiceJobDefinitions.aspx) page throwing object reference error

The Central admin: Job definition (_admin/ServiceJobDefinitions.aspx) page throwing object reference error. Everything was working as expected 3-4 days back , i tried to check if my custom timer jobs ...
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How expensive is it to pass around SPListItem objects?

I'm working on a service application to keep lists in different site collections in sync. Part of what is going to happen is that, when an item is updated in any of the lists, an event receiver is ...
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Programmatically altering approval workflow task in separate workflow

Here is my code to programmatically alter the task at hand, the only problem is that the code doesn't alter the "Outcome" of the approval task. The Outcome field is blank. "Task Status" is Complete, ...
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Sharepoint 2010 on a Sharepoint 2013 farm? Beneficial?

Here is an article that shows how to present SharePoint 2010 on a SharePoint 2013 farm: http://nikpatel.net/2012/10/13/understanding-sharepoint-2010-experience-in-sharepoint-2013/ If I do the process ...
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Sync two SP calendars

My criteria is as follow: If I add an event in Calendar A , then I want the same event to be added in a different calendar B with some condition. So that I don't have to pick a specific item from ...
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How can I found out he page name I'm currently on in a Farm Wide feature?

I have a farm wide feature that overrides the suite control, the substance of which is similar to the following: public partial class SuiteLinksDelegateCtrl : UserControl { protected void ...
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How to edit web part from wsp solution

I have wsp files that contain some web parts that I need to change the functionality of. Without the actual solution or project files, using just the wsp, is it possible to edit them? I changed the ...
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'Url' for SharePoint item in SocialDataService.GetTags(url)

I am calling the 'SocialDataService.GetTags' web service method to try and obtain the Tags for a specific SharePoint item in a list or for a SharePoint document in a Document library. For the ...
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Programatically create content type for multilingual site

How to create content type for for multilingual site programatically. Example Content type column internal name: firstName. English Display Name: First Name, German Display Name:Vorname. Same for ...
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Access is denied to the Secure Store Service

I have a sql database which connection string was hardcoded on a property bag I am changing it to use the secure store service application. I already created the application id on the store with the ...
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Create File in sharepoint mapped directory

I am creating a farm solution, I want to create zip file from 2 or more files taken from sharepoint library. I want to temporarily save these files in my mapped folder ("Layout/MyFolder"). and allow ...
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ProcessBatchData error

I am trying to run a batch process to insert items into a list. I am running into an error "Cannot complete action. Please try again." which I believe means that there is something wrong with my batch ...
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Obtain 'Tags' of SharePoint item using the Client ObjectModel

I would like to obtain the 'Tags' for each SharePoint (2010, 2013) list item (either a document in a library or an item in a list) using the Client Object Model. I haven't found any API that let's me ...
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This functionality is unavailable for field collections not associated with a list

I have the code below and up the fld.Update() line, it crashes saying This functionality is unavailable for field collections not associated with a list The string values I provided are fine. ...
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation with Search Server Express 2010 VS SharePoint 2013 Foundation

I am wondering if I install SharePoint Foundation 2010 with Search Server Express 2010, will I have a product as good as SharePoint Foundation 2013's search features? I am looking to make my ...