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Is it possible to package, deploy, and use my own image for a ribbon CustomAction in a SharePoint-hosted App for SharePoint 2013

I've been working on a SharePoint-hosted app for SharePoint 2013. In order to "extend the reach" of the app a bit, I've included a CustomAction that will add a button to each document library's ribbon ...
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Collection was modified; enumeration operation may not execute.

I have made it work to delete attachment but can not delete listitem Error: Collection was modified; enumeration operation may not execute. private void DeleteFromSharePointList(HyperLink hp) { ...
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Pass Values to Event Receiver

I have an event reciver which sends an email when a listitem is being deleted. When the user clicks on the item, a popup prompt is displayed on the page and the user is requested to give a reason for ...
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ClientContext security won't work with claims-based SP2010 security enabled

I want to connect to SP2010 server with claims based authorization via client context. But I have security issue. First I didn't managed to connect with default credentials. Then I wrote: ...
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How can I export external content type as a BDCM file with powershell?

I can export external content type from SharePoint Designer or Central Administration. However, I want to export ect as bdcm file with powershell in order to export ect automatically. There is an ...
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Using Distributed Cache programmatically. “Cache referred to does not exist” error

I'm trying to take advantage of Distributed Cache in SharePoint 2013 programmatically from a console application. I want to store custom objecst inside App Fabric Cache. Here is the code that throws ...
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Check- in & check-out files using client object model

As the title says, how can I Check- in & check-out files using client object model?
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Sharepoint unit testing using fakes framework

I have an application which uploads a file to SharePoint via client object model. Now I need to write unit test cases for this application. The problem is, I how do I write test cases for the ...
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what is a feature?

I am starting to read up on SP development but none of the books I have checked have been able to answer this seemingly simple question. I am pretty new to the dev side of things and feel like I ...
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Get Approvers Group - C#

I'm working on a workflow project, where I have to get all the users in the Approvers group. In order to get the approvals group, I run the following code: SPGroup approvals = ...
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SPFieldUserValue User is null

I have a list in which I can also view the version of each item. Suppose I have an item ItemX which has been modified by UserX, I then delete UserX and try to view the version item of ItemX which had ...
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What would be the best approach for assigning permission for the document in library?

I working on a requirement in which there are contributor list for each document in sharepoint library. The contributor may be unique set of users for each document. I wanted to know what would be the ...
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ApplyChanges not working from Toolpart

I've tried every solution, and searched every part of the internet, and yet, I do not seem to understand why my properties aren't saved. I've attacked the code. And maybe someone can help me out here: ...
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duplicate field with guid was found Managed Metadata Fields

I've two Content Types, both are inherited from "Item" and both Contain the Same Field called "Analysis". This is a Managed Metadata Field. When I want to add both Content Types to the same list with ...
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Send email with sharepoint

I'm trying to send an email using c# sharepoint library. Though I'm getting an error that reads... Error in test: Object reference not set to an instance of an object. The code I'm executing is ...
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How to update custom master page and page layout, which is already deployed

I have a feature which deploying custom page layout. It's done by this code: <Module Name="MasterPageModule" Url ="_catalogs/masterpage"> <File Path="MasterPageModule\defaultTemplate.aspx" ...
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How to retrieve email address from user ID?

I'm developing an Event Receiver in C# and I would like to retrieve the email address from a user ID. How can I do that? Thanks
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Dynamic WebPart connections

I'm prototyping the best way to dynamically connect web parts at runtime. Essentailly, the application will allow for several disparate application groups to create web parts that will be consumed ...
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SharePoint 2010 — Visual Studio Project Structure

What are your project structures for sharepoint projects. For example my simple structure is: Think of a project named MyPortal MyPortal.sln --MyPortal.Branding (Custom master pages, page layouts, ...
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C# - Why impersonation is expired while ClientContext.ExecuteQuery() is performed

What I’m trying to do is to connect to SharePoint list by other credentials (impersonation) and print its items. I’m using this code for the impersonation, and it works almost perfectly, until ...
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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 ...