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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 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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clientContext.ExecuteQuery() giving an error: The remote server returned an error: (403) Forbidden

I'm trying to connect to SP site programmatically and get List data (external list) But getting an error: The remote server returned an error: (403) Forbidden. At clientContext.ExecuteQuery(); ...
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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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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 ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search Rest API POST request format

I am hoping to save someone some time as I couldn't find anyone talking about this anywhere. I am looking at the SharePoint 2013 Search Rest API documentation and decided to switch my GET calls to ...
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Use server object model check if SPListItem field is a SPUser or SPGroup

I am making a TimerJob that duplicates ListItems from one SiteCollection to another. In order to do this I need to copy the Users and Groups over to the other site. I am having trouble identifying ...
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Central admin: Job definition (_admin/ServiceJobDefinitions.aspx) page throwing object reference error

The Central admin: Job definition (_admin/ServiceJobDefinitions.aspx) page throwing object reference error. Everything was working as expected 3-4 days back , i tried to check if my custom timer jobs ...
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How expensive is it to pass around SPListItem objects?

I'm working on a service application to keep lists in different site collections in sync. Part of what is going to happen is that, when an item is updated in any of the lists, an event receiver is ...
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Sharepoint 2010 on a Sharepoint 2013 farm? Beneficial?

Here is an article that shows how to present SharePoint 2010 on a SharePoint 2013 farm: http://nikpatel.net/2012/10/13/understanding-sharepoint-2010-experience-in-sharepoint-2013/ If I do the process ...
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Sync two SP calendars

My criteria is as follow: If I add an event in Calendar A , then I want the same event to be added in a different calendar B with some condition. So that I don't have to pick a specific item from ...
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Check box in gridview should update the splistitem check box

I am a newbie in visual studio. I have a Sharepoint list which contains the following fields group name, user, section and active(which is a check box) . I have a grid view visual web part which will ...
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How can I found out he page name I'm currently on in a Farm Wide feature?

I have a farm wide feature that overrides the suite control, the substance of which is similar to the following: public partial class SuiteLinksDelegateCtrl : UserControl { protected void ...
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How to edit web part from wsp solution

I have wsp files that contain some web parts that I need to change the functionality of. Without the actual solution or project files, using just the wsp, is it possible to edit them? I changed the ...
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Programmatically set a WebPart title to a $Resources value

I need to programmatically add a web part to a page where the title is using a $Resources:Filename,Key; string. I know I can use SPUtility.GetLocalisedString() to retrieve the correct value (and loop ...
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Access is denied to the Secure Store Service

I have a sql database which connection string was hardcoded on a property bag I am changing it to use the secure store service application. I already created the application id on the store with the ...
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'Url' for SharePoint item in SocialDataService.GetTags(url)

I am calling the 'SocialDataService.GetTags' web service method to try and obtain the Tags for a specific SharePoint item in a list or for a SharePoint document in a Document library. For 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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Create File in sharepoint mapped directory

I am creating a farm solution, I want to create zip file from 2 or more files taken from sharepoint library. I want to temporarily save these files in my mapped folder ("Layout/MyFolder"). and allow ...
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ProcessBatchData error

I am trying to run a batch process to insert items into a list. I am running into an error "Cannot complete action. Please try again." which I believe means that there is something wrong with my batch ...
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Obtain 'Tags' of SharePoint item using the Client ObjectModel

I would like to obtain the 'Tags' for each SharePoint (2010, 2013) list item (either a document in a library or an item in a list) using the Client Object Model. I haven't found any API that let's me ...
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation with Search Server Express 2010 VS SharePoint 2013 Foundation

I am wondering if I install SharePoint Foundation 2010 with Search Server Express 2010, will I have a product as good as SharePoint Foundation 2013's search features? I am looking to make my ...
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Programatically create content type for multilingual site

How to create content type for for multilingual site programatically. Example Content type column internal name: firstName. English Display Name: First Name, German Display Name:Vorname. Same for ...
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Additional page head delegates with 2 scripts

I have a question regarding the additional page head delegate control. Basically this delegate controls helps to register some scripts in my case. But i have 2 different additional page head delegate ...
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In SharePoint 2013, adding selected webparts to a page

I have been given an interesting problem to solve. We have a publishing site in SharePoint 2013. Requirement: Every user should able to customize their home page with ease. Load available webpart ...
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SharePoint 2013 search alerts API in C#

I want to receive an immediate notification when query results are changed (new added documents, existing changed, documents deleted), i. e. monitor queries. Is this possible to implement using C#. ...
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SharePoint 2013 Webpart - Multiple file upload

I want to add the multiple files functionality to my custom webpart in C# .NET 4.5. I want the same functionality as the out of the box multiple files add feature when you create a list item via the ...
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Bind ListItemCollection as a DataSource of a DataGridView

I am using SharePoint Server 2013. I am trying to show a list data in a DataGridView in a windows forms application(client application). I obtained the ListItemCollection object related to the ...
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Problem getting web templates and creating subsite in custom code from app only context with tenant fullcontrol permission

I have an autohosted app that has a tenant FullControl permission. I have the following code running out of a remote event receiver that executes when some item in a list is modified. ...
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How to migrate Managed Metadata Store?

I need to migrate Managed Metadata Store from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2013 environment. What are the check-list, I need to prepare or what are the point I need to remember/cater or what I need ...
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Custom Sharepoint Workflow throwing “WinWF Internal Error, terminating workflow” error

I recently migrated a Sharepoint 2010 site to Sharepoint 2013, since then my customized workflows developed in Visual Studio that works perfectly for 2 years without a glitch suddenly after the ...
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Modify web.config in Sharepoint based application

Can i modify programmatically the web.config file of a Sharepoint 2010 site in my custom application? In devopment enviroment i add my custom config to web.config. Threre is a way to do this from ...
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Best approach to enforce loading of scripts

I've built a responsive SharePoint layout and although this is working in my main page, I'd now like to enforce this across the farm. I can see a few ways to do this (feature, edit masterpage) but ...
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Error: Unexpected response data from server - user Profile properties displays

I get the mentioned error message when i try to display the User Profile properties by using JSOM(Java Script Object Model) Error: Unexpected response data from server. The error occurs for around 1 ...
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Event or notification when a View is added to a List

Is there an event or notification or some way to execute a piece of code as soon as a new View is added to a specific List? I need to modify this newly added View (more specifically I need to edit ...
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reading sharepoint 2013 list item field error: value does not fall within the expected rage

Salam All, I have a SharePoint Task List with 2 custom fields - Category :lookup from category list - OriginalAssignedTo : User picker Allow multi, Users only When i try to read these 2 fields it ...
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My Documents view accross site collections, and be able to filter which ones are checkout

We have 16 000 site collections, some users collaborate in many site collections with documents. We want to have a view or webpart on the root site collection, that shows all the documents uploaded ...
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The remote server returned an error: (403) Forbidden

I am developing a C# console application on my local computer running on Windows 8. My target SharePoint server is SharePoint Online on Office 365. I am trying to get the web site name using web.Title ...
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CAML query on external list: access denied by business connectivity services

I am trying to run a CAML query on a BCS list and getting access denied as an error when debugging the code: SPList CMList = web.Lists[Constants.cmlist]; SPQuery query = new SPQuery(); query.Query = ...
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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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SharePoint App download file from url

I have a SharePoint 2013 app where I want to download a file. in the web project I get the url from a file in SharePoint and I want to download it using the following code: WebClient webClient = new ...
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CAML to find tasks “Assigned To” specific users

I have a task list containing an "Assigned To" SPUser field. Only users in a SharePoint group can be assigned to tasks in this list. I want to iterate through the SharePoint group and find out how ...
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Is it possible to check in non-microsoft files for example files with .txt or .pdf format?

I am trying to enable checking in function for files with .txt or .pdf format. Is there a way to do this as i know that it's possible to check out the files in sharepoint. But im not sure how to check ...
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Sharepoint 2010 application(code) migated to Sharepoint 2013 giving error like Exception message: virtualPath

Sharepoint 2010 application(code) migated to Sharepoint 2013.When browsing the site giving error message as below: Exception information: Exception type: ArgumentException Exception message: ...
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Get the REST method to work

Why the following code does not work? What do I need to do? <script src="<MyServerName>/SiteAssets/jquery-1.9.1.js"></script> <script ...
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How to check in(versioning) jpg or pdf files programmatically in sharepoint site?

Right now, i know how to check in word documents in sharepoint site. Now, i need to check in for jpg or pdf files. Does anyone know how and if it's even better, provide for me codes to implement this. ...
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Tracking expiration date in SP2010 workflow

I have a document library with a field titled "Status" containing either the values "Waiting" or "Complete", as well as a "Due date" column. I am designing an SP2010 workflow which will send e-mails ...
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Can I access the Sharepoint 2013 event model without enabling application sideloading?

Note: originally posted on stackoverflow, just registered here. My goal is to initiate some custom processing external to our Sharepoint 2013 installation when a document is added to a specific ...
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CAML Query works on hardcoded value, but not on variable

I am really new to SharePoint, and I came across an issue that is driving me crazy. I am trying to use CAML Query to get a specific list item. My query works on hard coded condition, but not when I ...