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What are the best resources for SharePoint 2010 development?

What are the best resources for SharePoint 2010 development? Please do one answer per answer.
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HTML in SPGroup.Description

I am trying to add a group (SPGroup) programmatically. Everything works fine except for one thing. I would like the group's description to include a link to it's site. Similiar to the look-and-feel in ...
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InfoPath code to delete all rows of repeating table and then add back one default row

I have the code on a clicked event to reset a repeating node (deleting all existing rows - see code)... I am looking for the best way to add back a default row. I tried using xmlwriter, but this ...
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Why the Name field is not included in a custom Edit form for a Wiki Page library

I am working on an EnterPriseWiki site collection, and using SP designer 2013 i created a new Edit Form based on the EnterpriseWiki content type. but when i checked the fields that are defined inside ...
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Users with different permission levels are seeing different page layouts?

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection. And I have edited the EnterpriseWiki.aspx page layout , where I added some new columns and I have also remove the Page rating. Now users with ...
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SP2010 - Visual Web Part - Storing metadata in folders in document libraries

I want to store a number to folders to enforce ordering. I noticed these three pages Get Property Set Property Add Property And I want to know if it's possible to use these to add a number to the ...
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How I can force the Update item Action inside SharePoint 2010 workflow to be part of the edit operation which fires the workflow

I am working on an Enterprises wiki site collection inside SP 2013. and i define a workflow that will do the following, when the wiki page is modified:- Check if the Wiki page name and wiki page ...
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Check permissions of groups on a document library folder, write out the group names and permissions

I can get to the document library folder/item like this: SPDocumentLibrary docList = (SPDocumentLibrary)web.Lists["Documents"]; string caml = "<Where><Eq><FieldRef Name='ID' ...
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Create TreeView C# for Office 365

I am currently building an Outlook Addin which enables users to save E-mails directly into SharePoint Online. but before the E-mails get saved, they Need to be prompted by a Windows which has a ...
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Is it possible to read a sharepoint website using C#

I am new to sharepoint technology. I want to know if it is possible to read a website hosted in sharepoint. I can see that page after I log in. Can I do that in C#? And do I have API to do the log in ...
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How to upload a file in a folder and set it's title?

I am uploading files on a SharePoint folder with this code: var clientContext = GetClientContext(); var folderName = "Folder"; var fileName = @"C:\Users\user\Desktop\file.pdf"; folder = ...
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How can I get the root site collection from SPContext.Current?

With SPContext.Current I can get the current site or current web. However, I would like to get the root site collection for my current web application. I know that I can get the web application from ...
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how i can force my wiki page title to be equal to the wiki page name using SP workflow

I am working on an EnterPriseWiki site collection, and i need to make sure that the wiki page title will always be equal to the wiki page name. so i wrote the following workflow which will execute ...
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How to programmatically add Active Directory groups to a Sharepoint group

Which is the proper way to add an Active Directory group to an SP group? I've tried with no luck. I'm using SCOM. Thank you User user = web1.EnsureUser("TheOwners"); User user = ...
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Renaming the enterprise wiki page home page to an already exsisting name , will no longer define it as the home page

I am working on an Enterprise wiki site collection , and i found this strange behavior:- Currently we have our home page URL as /Welcome.aspx Now if I edit the home page properties and i change the ...
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how to set the wiki page title to be always equal to the wiki page name

I am working on an Enterprise wiki page, and each wiki page come with two properties Title & Name . Now SharePoint by defualt allow to modify the wiki page name , and i can add the Title to the ...
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How to remove “Open Web Part Page in maintenance view” when editing the wiki page properties

I am working on an Enterprisewiki site collection inside SP 2013, and currently when contributor users edit the wiki page properties by going to "Page Option >> Edit Properties" , then will find the ...
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Increase tile size of promoted link in Share point 2013

I create an app using the Promoted Links in Sharepoint 2013. I chose to do this because the feature has the awesome hover effect and is easy to customize the image. The issue is that I have been ...
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How to send an email if a field value is changed

I am working on an Issue Tracking List inside SP 2013. And I have a field named Issue Owner. I want to create a workflow that should be executed when an issue item is edited and at the same time the ...
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Hidding columns from the EditForm for my wiki site

I am working on an EnterpriseWiki site collection, and when users edit the page properties as follow:- then will get all the fields inside the EnterpriseWiki content type as follow:- now i want ...
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SCRIPT5007: Unable to set property 'ListId' of undefined or null reference

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection, now when the user edit the properties of the page he will be redirected to the following page :- so i wanted to hide all the fields except the ...
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Error when accessing RSS feed using WebClient

I have SharePoint list RSS feed which I'm fetching using C# from custom Timer Job on another SharePoint server. I can access the feed with a browser (and with that specific user account) just fine, ...
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how to remove the “Content Type” field from the Enterprise Wiki page content type

I am working on an Enterprise wiki site collection , now when users go to (Page Option >> Edit properties >> Edit Properties) as follow:- they will find a field named "Content Type" as follow:- ...
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How to properly increase the limit/point settings for Sandbox Solutions?

I have a SharePoint 2013 event receiver in Visual Studio. The solution does some processing of XML files (without getting in to too much detail). I am having an issue with the event receiver timing ...
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Skin File For SharePoint 2013 WebPart

How Can I apply a custom theme/skin to SharePoint 2013 visual web part in visual studio 2012, like we do in asp.net
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How to upload images to picture library using JavaScript?

I want to upload multiple images to picture library using JavaScript. I am building SharePoint hosted app. In which I have created a Picture Library in side Project Solution using Visual Studio and ...
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How to change a date format in CAML

I got a wrong date format to a CAML. I have got (yyyy-mm-dd) and must to be understand by CAML to the format(dd-mm-yyyy), how can I do this. I tried by String.Format("{0:yyyy-mm-dd}", dateISO1);, but ...
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Adding an item to a List when clicking a WebPart Properties 'OK' button

I have a superb Web Part downloaded from Codeplex which essentially is a Countdown Timer in jQuery. (spCountdown) The code itself works perfectly, however I want to tweak it, in what I thought would ...
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Problem with join two lists by linq

I wanna join two list and fill drop down list by specific column but i have error in join query note:c.user_id is lookup field my code lst.DataSource = (from c in dc.Complainant ...
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Cannot return an item's Author and Editor properties in CSOM

I have a utility which makes updates without affecting the ModifiedBy/Editor field. Before any updates are made, I store the user value in one of two ways: CamlQuery camlQuery = new CamlQuery(); ...
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How to download windows sharepoint services site list

I'm trying to download windows SharePoint services site list using client side object. I'm getting error 500 error site does not exist.How can I download list data from windows SharePoint services
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How do I display text on mouse rollover of image

I know almost nothing about SharePoint but have been asked to create a departmental page. I have imported an image into a table and want to have text display to the side of the image when the user ...
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Connect to php application using Sharepoint credentials

I want to connect to a php application using the user's Sharepoint username and password. The user will click a link placed on a Sharepoint page that will take him to the main page of the php ...
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change the default tile size in Sharepoint 2013

Hello, I create an app using the Promoted Links in Sharepoint 2013. I chose to do this because the feature has the awesome hover effect and is easy to customize the image. The issue is that I ...
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Get SP online site content via PowerShell or C# (for BackUp SharePoint Online Site content into local storage)

I need to BackUp SharePoint Online Site content into local storage. I know there is no tools for it (for SharePoint Online version). I want to write my own tool that will copy all site content to a ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Site Title only show parent site

I have a team site and am using the Site Title snippet, but I don't want that changing to show my subsite titles. For example here is an example team site hierarchy we are using for our companies ...
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Select People and Groups dialog is having wrong format on IE 10

I have created a site column of type “People or Group”. Which will automatically be associated with the following user selection dialog:- But as shown in the above picture the dialog will not be ...
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Get all active directory groups of a user

I have found many results on how to get all members of an AD group, but not the other way round. How can I get all AD groups a given SPUser belongs to and not just the SharePoint groups of that user ...
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why we need to use web.AllowUnsafeUpdates = true, we don't use these things with traditional ASP.Net Applications?

based on this post When & why I need to use web.AllowUnsafeUpdates = true "For reasons of security, by default, Microsoft SharePoint Foundation does not allow you to make posts from a Web ...
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field or property \“ListItemAllFields\” does not exist exception

Below code credit goes to Vadim Gremyachev. My goal is to grant user access permissions to certain SharePoint folders by using the CSOM. The goal I am trying to achieve is to access the library called ...
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Concatenating a javascript variable into a camlQuery

I have a caml query that I'm concatenating with a javascript variable of type string. It queries the column names 'Audience' and returns the first 3 ordered by the newest. The variable subsite gets ...
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Embed data sheet view of a list on a application page

I have a requirement where I need to show a data sheet view on a application page. Basically I have replaced the newform.aspx with a application page. This application page displays data from another ...
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how to assign data files path in sql server when creating new web application in share point

recently we migrated storage of all sql server databases to diffrent storage. and mounted back all content databases , and now sharepoint farm is working fine but, when i try to create new web app i ...
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PowerShell - Call function within a function

How to call one function inside another function along with passsing arguments in Powershell? Add-PSSnapIn Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue ...
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Extract text from document in a SharePoint 2013 library

I would like to extract the text from documents stored in a SharePoint 2013 online document library. I have the document loaded using: ClientResult<Stream> data = file.OpenBinaryStream(); ...
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Document asking to be checked out after checking out

I'm updating a file that contains versioning and previously it stated that the document requires checking out to edit so I run the following code that results with the same error: if ...
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Event handler triggered multiple times in close succession on doc lib causing issues

I'm using an ItemUpdating event with a Document Library to run a Task generation procedure. After stepping through, it's causing issues when I check out the document which I'm forced to do after ...
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TimerJob object update method object already exists

Trying to execute the Update method on a SPJobDefinition object, I notice that it recall the "empty Constructor" and returns me the following error: An object of the type ...
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Search List B for matching object property in List A Event Receiver

Need help understanding how Event Receivers work while referencing multiple lists. I have a document library, called 'Emails'. On an Email object, I have a lookup field called 'Candidate'. I have ...
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Get Current Licence type for SharePoint Farm using C#?

As the question says, I want to fetch the license type for my current SharePoint farm in my C# code i.e. current license SharePoint Server with Enterprise Client Access License I want to get the ...