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Lookup fields will be rendered as a list of checkboxes inside iphone safari web browser , instead of being rendered as a select list

I am working on an issue tracking list which have a lookup column named “Related Issues”, which is rendered as a select list inside IE on desktop browser as follow:- But when I access the list from ...
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Is it possible to get items from External List using Lists Web Service

I am trying to get items from an external list, but I always get 'Microsoft.SharePoint.SoapServer.SoapServerException'. I am very new to SharePoint and have used similar approach in gettings items ...
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Limit a user group to a specific view created via InfoPath 2010

I have created a new view called 'RequesterView' (via InfoPath 2010) to add items to a issue tracking list. The purpose of this is to limit the visibility of certain fields such as 'Assigned To', 'Due ...
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Different layout options when I have “People or Group ” site column

I am working on an issue tracking list , which have a "People or Group" site columns. now the "People or Group" site columns will be rendered in different ways , depending on how/where i access them , ...
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CurrentUser.IsSiteAdmin should be true but returns false

Why does CurrentUser.IsSiteAdmin return false for a user that is listed in the site collection admin in SharePoint? I am building an Office 365 app that accesses SharePoint via the REST api. During ...
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DeleteObject doesn't work anymore in SP 2013?

In a web application, I had a C# function to delete files from a SharePoint library. In SharePoint 2010, everything went fine. In SharePoint 2013, it always returns an error "File Not Found". Can ...
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SharePoint Retention Policy not noticed on content type

I have a Content Type Hierarchy. Document --> A --> B --> C --> D I associate a workflow to B content type and also to the children. I add a retention policy to the C content type to call the ...
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Hidding Forms; fields using standard jquery versus using JSlink. which approach is better

I want to hide some fields from my Edit & New forms, and i need this to apply to all the subsites. now if i hide the columns from the Content type they will appear again when users modify these ...
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Where should I insert SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges?

I have an Application Page (.aspx) in which I get data from a List. I am fetching data from this List quite often in different scenarios. I have made a property in the code behind which gets me the ...
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Listbox in webpart has no selection

I'm having a problem that's really blowing my mind right now, because it seems like some basic .net functionality isn't working properly. No doubt I'm missing something really obvious. I could really ...
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Mocking Client Object Model's ClientContext with Moles

I've been tasked with writing a small C# tool to fetch and fiddle with some Sharepoint 2010 items using the Sharepoint Client Object Model (COM). The code will typically have something like this 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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RichHtmlField showing html markup in display mode

I am trying to render html tags with text in RichHtmlField control in SharePoint. Following is html code. <%@ Register TagPrefix="Publishing" ...
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“People or Group” field with both People picker & autocomplete capabilities inside the built-in forms

I know the following facts about "People or Group" column type:- Inside the built-in New & Edit forms they will be rendered as auto-complete fields. Inside custom forms they will be rendered as ...
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Setting default values for my new sub site during the sub site creation process

I have a site collection column named “Sub site Manager” which is associated with a security group named “Site Admis”. And inside our sub sites list, users select the related admin user when ...
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Build a visual web part that shows a document library

Ok so I need to build a visual web part (Has to be Server side and done in visual studio c#) that shows a document library. On selection of the document library, the web part must output the entire ...
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Causes of “The Web Part you are connecting from does not allow authoring of connections”

When I add my provider and consumer web parts to a web part page (following Walkthrough: Creating Connectable Web Parts in SharePoint Foundation) I find that the 'Connections' option on my webpart is ...
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SP2013 CSOM - 401 Unauthorized Exception from Server - What Feature/Service is the issue

I try to access a SharePoint 2013 Server via C# CSOM. The only thing I do is create the ClientContext, set the context.Credentials to my NetworkCredential, and ask for the Web Web web = context.Web;. ...
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How can I manipulate List-Data on a certain SiteCollection using a TimerJob?

I need to periodically execute code that reads and writes ListData within a certain SiteCollection. My first thought was a TimerJob. Can I create a TimerJob using a SiteCollection-Feature? How can I ...
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associating a “People or Group” column with a group that contain Everyone will not autocomplete any users

I have created a group named "Intranet Visitors" that contain Everyone as follow:- Then i associated a site column of type "People or Group" with the security group, as follow:- but now when i ...
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Looping retrieved Items throws an InvalidCastException

I have some very simple code using the client object model to retrieve a list and all items from that list from a SharePoint 2013 Online site. When the ExecuteQuery() fires, I use Fiddler to view the ...
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Adding an existing app part using the client object model( finding the xml)

I've recently found this nice thread on adding an existing webpart using the csom: Add an existing WebPart Using the Sharepoint client object Model I've tried the same approach for an app part (so an ...
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Unable to create a look-up site column at the site collection level, then override it at the list level

I want to create a new Lookup site column named "List Attendees" which will contain unique values for each list. so i created the new lookup at the site collection level, but i faced the following ...
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Getting the SharePoint Web Application URL Programatically

Is there an easy way to get just the web application URL in SharePoint, for example, SPWEbApplication has the following property spwebapplication.sites that would return URL's of all the site ...
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Changing the content type for a list will keep the old content type's columns inside the list

I have created a new Issue tracking list inside my Team site inside SP2013. then i removed the Issue content type from the list and i added the Event content type instead. but currently the list ...
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Renaming a site column at the list level , does not always get reflected inside the site templete

I am facing the following problem:- i created an issue tracking list inside a subsite, then i rename the Built-in Description field to be "Detailed Description" at the list level. and i change its ...
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Timer job runs multiple times

I have a timer job that run multiple times, even though I have specified the SPJobLockType to SPJobLockType.Job. My constcrutors look like this public TimerJobTest() { } public TimerJobTest(string ...
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Global variable value assignment inside function [closed]

If i change the value of a global value inside a a function will that change apply to other functions or after the function ends ir resets to the default value?
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Renaming a subsite (Name & change its URL) will not allow me to save it as templete

I was working on a subsite and i use to save it as templete without any problem, now i decide to change the sub site name and URL , so i rename it from CustomerPortal to CustomerportalTemplete. But ...
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Audit Documents in SharePoint Online

One of our Customer wants to audit opening and downloading of documents on Sharepoint Online.I know this is not available OOB. Is there any third party tools that we can use? Or is there any way to ...
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how to show a list of all subsites that are under a parent subsite using Web Parts. similar to the list inside the site content

I have team site collection inside SharePoint 2013. Where I created a parent sub site inside it. Then under the parent sub site I created many sub sites. Now I need inside the parent sub site's home ...
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Adding 'Link to Item' in SPView Programmatically

I am trying to add Link to Item to existing SPView in SharePoint 2010. The same view is further used in ListViewWebpart. I am using below code to add LinkToItem attribute for field 'SpecificGoal'. ...
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Any workaround to show the People Picker inside the built-in Edit & New forms

I am working on an Issue tracking list inside SP 2013, where I have associate the AssignTo field with a security group. but currently inside the built-in Edit & New forms I cannot select the ...
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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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How to convert List Name and List Field Display Names to REST API?

I'm using SharePoint 2010 REST API and noticed the a unkonwn (at least to me and to my searches) translation function is applied over List Names which go in the URL and to Fields Names in the results. ...
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Sharepoint developer training for a company new to Office 365 [closed]

Sorry for the long question but I want to give you the background. I'm asking for training suggestions for beginning developers. My company is consolidating and moving to Office 365 from a mix of ...
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Modifying a default value for hidden column will set it as optional instead of hidden

Sometimes you are faced with problems that you can not understand. Now I have a hidden column inside my Issue tracking list, which is used to store a series of string to be read by the list workflow. ...
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webpart available for all users,

i have a custom webpart , this webpart needs to be available for all users in site. It has a button which redirects to newform.aspx . Everything works for all users except visitors cannot access the ...
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SharePoint DateTime conversion issue in ASP.NET

I am facing a strange issue in converting DateTime value received from SharePoint GetListItems method. Here is what the date string looks like - ows_DatePaid="2015-04-28T18:30:00Z". Now the problem ...
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Renaming a file with Event Receiver [duplicate]

I need to rename a file in a document library with an event receiver, so that the URL will not have %20's. Basically the File name or File path needs to be stripped of spaces. The problem I'm having ...
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Which site column type can held a list of external users

I am facing the following 2 problems inside my team site, and I can not find a suitable column type that can satisfy my requirements :- I need to create a site column which contain a list of ...
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Iterate all documents and folders in a document library,

We have a document library on our Intranet where documents are stored. The document library also has 2 folders with broken inheritance. I want to loop through all the documents in the document ...
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People Picker icon is not showing inside the built-in New & Edit forms, while it is showing inside custom New and edit forms

I have a site column of type People & group inside my SharePoint 2013 team site, now inside the built-in New and Edit forms the site column will not have "People Picker" icon beside (which can ...
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unable to hide the Recurrence , Workspace & All Day Event from a content type

I have created a new custom content type , that have the Built-in Event as it parent, and i want to hide the following columns from my new content type:- Recurrence Workspace All Day Event but ...
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Cannot deploy visual webpart from sandboxed Sharepoint 2013 solution

I'm trying to deploy a visual webpart to SharePoint 2013 site from sanboxed solution. My webpart RSSNews.ascx (it doesn't have custom code behind): <%@ Assembly ...
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Adding list item produces random effects

I have a list in SharePoint with various lookups add I add items to it: var itemCreateInfo = new ListItemCreationInformation(); var list = ...
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Issue when the custom web part added to community home page from code behind

I have an event receiver on list which will create the community web from code behind and add custom web part to the home page of newly created site. To add the web part I have following code: ...
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Check-In & Checked Out files inside folder in Document library using Client Object Model

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 { ...
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Renaming a file with ItemAdded Event Receiver

I am using an Event Receiver to rename a file in a document library. For some reason this doesn't seem to work. public class EventReceiver1 : SPItemEventReceiver { /// <summary> /// An ...
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How to change the Custom Timer Job's title after initial deployment

I created a SharePoint Custom Timer Job in Visual Studio 2012 following the steps given in this article by Ravi Rachchh. It works fine. However, I wanted to change the Title of the Timer Job. So I ...