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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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Sharepoint integration into Learning Management System

I am new to Sharepoint and read different msdn articles. I developed sharepoint app with office365 Trial account and now i want to give demo to integrate this into LMS but issue is they want me to ...
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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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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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Cannot toggle personalization scope programmatically

I'm trying to switch personalisation scope for the current user: protected void lnkToggleMode_Click(object sender, EventArgs e) { try { var wpmgr = ...
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How to : Visual Studio 2010 create Sharepoint List and define data source?

I have this ugly requirement of creating a SharePoint list (could be a custom or an calendar) which displays the companies upcoming events, the problem is that x department updates an excel sheet ...
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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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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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Set values in repeating table fields programmatically [closed]

I have some logic which calculated a list of dates that are to be displayed in the repeating table. The repeating table structure is as shown in the image: The code that I have used to set data in ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Get absolute URL to listitem's default display form

I need to have an absolute URL of a listitem's display form - currently I do it the following way: On http://mydomain.com/: item.ParentList.ParentWeb.Url.TrimEnd('/') //"http://mydomain.com" + "/" ...
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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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Injecting dynamic list content into an alert template email

I have tried, and successfully failed, to determine a way to inject the emailed item's value from a universal custom column into the default alert emails generated by SharePoint, in both the subject ...
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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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Client Object Model don't work without “cookies”

Problem could be reproduced for all types of Client Model Object (Managed, JS, etc..) for example (Managed Client Model Object): using (var context = new ClientContext("http:\\WebApplicationURL")) { ...
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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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create a workflow that takes users inputs (yes/no) adds to the attendance list for the event

How do I create a workflow or something that allows a user to create an event on the calendar with a set amount of seats. Then have people say yes or no to attending the event, have them added to a ...
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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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Problem connecting Visual Studio 2013 to SharePoint 2013

I'm having a big issue in connecting Visual Studio 2013 to SharePoint 2013. When I create a project in VS2013, I choose SharePoint Empty Project and then the URL of my SharePoint site, when I click on ...
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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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How to create list from excel sheet located inside document library?

I need to create and calender control/list in share point from an excel file, there are many tutorials available for this on net, but unfortunately this excel file needs to be updated timely and hence ...
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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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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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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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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 ...