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Is there an event to watch for when a user follows a person/document/site/tag?

We are doing R&D on integrating the updates post in Confluence with the SharePoint newsfeed. One thing I need to do is create a "listener" that can update a central content store when a user ...
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How to automatically switch to Edit Mode after creating a page?

When adding a new page to SharePoint (through Pages list) and clicking OK, the user is redirected to Pages list. How to force SharePoint to open that page in Edit Mode? I've been thinking about ...
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Where to store data needed by a custom timer job?

I have a custom ribbon button in each document library and when a user clicks it, I'd like to store some library-related data (URL, id ...) in a way that would make it available to a custom timer job. ...
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What are the current options for a Sharepoint Online trial from Windows XP?

A year ago I had 30-day trial for Office 365 (Sharepoint Online 2010). Everything worked fine from my Windows XP SP3 (x86. 32-bit) for development from Infopath Developer and Sharepoint Designer ...
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Why does SPList.GetItems(string fields[]) return more fields than specified?

I'm using SPList.GetItems(string fields[]) to obtain only specific item fields from a document library: SPListItemCollection items = list.GetItems("UniqueId", "Name"); However, iterating the items ...
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How can I differentiate an user from a workflow while in an ItemUpdating Event

Is there a way to differentiate an user from a workflow while in an ItemUpdating Event? To show the my problem here's the ItemUpdating method: public override void ...
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Error while adding a Calculated column to a list using Client Object Model

I am trying to add some fields to list using the client object model. Everything is working except the Calculated field. Every time SharePoint gives the error: An error occurred while parsing ...
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deploying wsp onto a different sharepoint server

I have created a share point project that works on a development share point site. When I compile it to WSP and upload it to share point online, and activate it, it doesnt work.. I always start ...
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Add file without checking in

I have a question. How can I add a file without checking it in directly? I add file like this: Library.RootFolder.Files.Add(fileName, buffer, overwrite); But when I do that I suppose the file is ...
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Get SPFolder by Folder's Name

I'm working on a web part that gets all the children of a SPFolder. The catch is I only have the folder's name. Would this be possible using a CAML query? If not how could I construct the folder's ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2013 - Audit log

Can I read from audit log, how many times item has been clicked? I know that I can do it using Server edition, but what about Foundation? What I have done: Central Administration, I enabled Secure ...
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Creating a Registration Form in SharePoint 2013

I need help with this task. I would like to create an app/webpart in SharePoint 2013 Foundation that displays a list of events. Users can see this and if interested can signup for which ever event by ...
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Assign value to Date Control in InfoPath form programmatically

I need to assign a calculated value to date field in infopath form. I am unable to assign the value as I get "schema validation found non- datatype errors" error. The following is my code: int ...
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How to assign my custom permission level to my TestGroup?

I have created one group Name: TestGroup and one permission level Name: Custompermisionlevel How can I assign the permission level(Custompermisionlevel) to my group programmatically? I'm using this ...
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Novice Developer

I have not been able to find any related subject here related to training patterns, Some of us who have gone through the C# basics and moderate courses as well as some other courses may be at loss ...
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Publishing Image Always Null in Code

I'm building a web part that outputs fields from child site welcome pages. I use publishing images to allow users to select the background images from a library. Whenever I attempt to get the images ...
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Develop Sharepoint 2013 web parts from client using VS 2012

How I can develop my visual web parts from my client using VS 2012? When I want to create a sharepoint 2013 project I receive a message that sharepoint server does not installed on my client. Is ...
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Failed to retrieve the COM class factory for component with CLSID SP.SPRequest

On SharePoint 2010, we have one service running at SharePoint WFE which is using the SharePoint server API. If the SharePoint and our service are not used for couple days, we may get the following ...
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Trying to view custom application page in browser results in “404 FILE NOT FOUND” error

In VS2010 I created a new .NET 3.5 solution and inside a new project for SharePoint 2010 (empty project called "SPAppPageTest"); I deployed it as a farm solution. I added a new application page, ...
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Cross-site collection navigation in SharePoint 2013 Foundation

Is there a way create or activate cross-site collection links. So if I'm under the Accounting Department site I can go into the Marketing Department site. I looked all over sharepoint and no luck.
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JavaScript error using date picker inside an update panel?

I placed the SharePoint date picker control inside an update panel and when I click on the calendar it gives me this error: Microsoft JScript runtime error: The value of the property ...
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Programmatically trigger “New document” action in a document library

I've been asked to check if it is possible to trigger the creation of a new document linked to a content type. Like, to make it simple, you have a webpart, a button, you click it, and it opens the ...
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C# custom list checking

I have made new custom list (throught sharepoint), and I have only add couple custom fields, which type is TEXT. I have rename that TEXT example "Extra". I know how I can read list through code. ...
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Import File from SharePoint and Link this file with SharePoint (File- Excel File)

I am using SharePoint 2013 and Microsoft Office 2007 or above. Scenario: I upload a Excel file to a SharePoint 2013 list. Now, I want to import this Excel file from this SharePoint list back to ...
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Navigation settings changed but not applied

I have this in mij feature which is activated after the creation of a site PublishingWeb pubWeb = PublishingWeb.GetPublishingWeb(web); WebNavigationSettings navsettings = new ...
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How to increase the column limit of a list in sharepoint

I have created a list programmatically and added columns.but error comes due to column limit.Please help.Here is my code.My logic is:When an item is added to list "Future Projects" a new list shold be ...
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Site collection not created programmatically only in LIVE Server

I am using SharePoint 2007 and was not able to create site collection and add sites pro grammatically using c# code. Some times it creates the site collection and some times it doesn't. works fine ...
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TopNavigation Bar is shown Null for Report Centre site in Sharepoint 2007

I have create a Publishing site collection in Sharepoint 2007 and when i try to get the TopNavigation Bar for 'Report Centre' site I get it null. Why ? However for Document Centre,News etc it is not ...
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Cross-Site Search in Sharepoint 2013 Foundation

My question is simple. How can I configure Sharepoint 2013 Foundation to have cross-site searches. For example: I have 4 sites in all. Marketing, Advertising, Human Resources and Office. If I am in ...
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Code Download file from Doc icon image in sharepoint 2010

I have written code where it will show the Sharepoint document library in sp grid view. In the grid view it will show the doc icon Image correctly. Now i want to Download the uploade document from ...
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Few Projectproperty and Listproperty fields returning empty values (CrossListQueryInfo)

I am running a CrossListQueryInfo and the ViewFields for the CAML includes <ProjectProperty Name="Title"/> <ProjectProperty Name="Url"/> <ListProperty Name="Title"/> ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Site Content > New Webpart Page

Please take a look at this link: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd583147(v=office.11).aspx In that link it explains how to add custom templates into SharePoint for when you create a new ...
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Check if site exists from client side

I am currently running the following code to check if there is a site with a title equal to my string myname. This code is however very time consuming because I have a large number of sites. Is ...
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Controlling which feature a project element is added to

How does visual studio decide which feature to add an element to? My features have a specific order which they need to be enabled (and its set using Feature Dependencies) but I need a simpler method ...
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Getting spuser from multiple types of information

If this sounds confusing it's because I'm al little confused on it myself. Basically I have an application (originally written by someone else but never finished) that needs to perform various actions ...
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I want fill dynamically the lookupFields with method Insert in class + C#

my code is public static void AddNew(string title,string AddedDate, string Discription, string AddedByLoginName) { using (SPSite sps1 = new SPSite(SPContext.Current.Web.Url)) { ...
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WCF service in SP2010

I want to use WCF service in SharePoint 2010 but have problem. First, in mapped Sp2010 folder(ISAPI) I created newfolder/myfile.svc and in that file I put a reference to my DLL: <%@ServiceHost ...
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adding fields in SharePoint 2013 C#

what is the different in adding a field and creating a field ? SPFieldChoice category = (SPFieldChoice)list.Fields.CreateNewField(SPFieldType.Choice.ToString(), Constants.category); or SPFieldText ...
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Get IP Address of client

I was wondering if it was possible to get the IP address of the client machine accessing a 2013 website. Is it possible to do this with an ajax call by utilizing one of the sharepoint RESTFUL ...
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How to specify a masterpage on a sharepoint web part page

I have this code courtesy of Alex Angas in Programmatically instantiate a web part page in Sharepoint. I already posted this question on stackoverflow but didn't get any answer so I decided to ...
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How to get content from Content Editor WebPart (CEWP) to a custom WebPart on the same Page?

I have two webparts on a single page: Content Editor WebPart My Custom WebPart I need to send content from 1 in HTML format to 2. Is there a way to achieve this? I was thinking of, maybe, adding ...
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Display Parent Navigation Items via API

I'm creating a custom team site from a site definition and I can't seem to set the site to display the same navigation items as the parent site for the Global Navigation. I've tried using this code: ...
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Remote SharePoint 2010 Test Server running on VM

Currently I'm looking for a way to improve our test environment. I found it very useful to have a remote SP test server. So I created VirtualBox VM images for a domain controller and for a SharePoint ...
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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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Word-Wraping for the calendar

The first image named calendarSample1 is a screenshot of the sharepoint calendar in IE10. The second image named calendarSample2 is from Google Chrome. I am trying to make the text within the ...
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Add a folder to a document library and break permission inheritence

I have a web part that is being used to manually add folders to document libraries (Part of the requirements is that only administrators can add folders, contributors must only be able to add ...
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Check user read access to a particular list item

I need to check if a user has read level access to a particular list Item. What would be the best approach 1) listItem.DoesUserHavePermissions(currentUser, SPBasePermissions.ViewListItems); //here ...
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How to use Application Pages for a content type's form

I want to use a custom application page for my workflow task view/edit form, I searched the internet and find it is possible to set url for content type's edit/view form, my code to update task's form ...
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how to made new post for sharepoint newsfeed webpart through custom webpart

i have a requirement to made new post through custom web part and this must be shown on sharepoint 2013 news feed web part i am new with share point after the lot of googleing find a list of news ...
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How to undo code option, “edit Form code”

I was playing around with InfoPath and then i click on "Edit Form Code...". Now I am unable to publish the forms without getting "An administrator must approve this form temaplte before it can be ...