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How do I get SPUser Object?

I'm unable to get SPUsers/user. As an example I have here a User (Approver): <User ID=\"31\" Sid=\"\" Name=\"Approver\" LoginName=\"i:0#.w|domain\\approver\" Email=\"approver@domain.se\" ...
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How to read and output the XML within an SPFile?

I have this line of code that retrieves an XML file and saves it as an SPFile object SPFile XMLFile = SPContext.Current.Web.GetFile("C:\\Users\\maleem\\Documents\\XMLTest.xml"); I want to get the ...
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Can I deploy a sandboxed solution from Visual Studio to SharePoint online?

Apps are great for many things but hosting a service for a one-off customization of a host web seem a little overkill. I want to use a sandboxed solution for things like branding and data structure ...
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Office 365 Client Object Model, Unauthorized Exception

I have been trying to read the contents of a list from a Office 365 site. I used this link as reference. Code: var clientContext = new ClientContext(siteUrl); SecureString passWord = new ...
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How to develop/test Sharepoint functionality on a desktop machine?

so far I have very profound knowledge in C# developement of desktop applications with Winforms. Now my task is to learn sharepoint. But there are some points I do not understand. As far as I got it ...
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Mapped taxonomy field value

I have a taxonomy field that has 2 subcategories and each subcategory is having their own child categories. If my taxonomy field is mapped with to 'Category B' instead of 'Parent Category'. I am ...
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How do I make a dynamically created SPList read-only in browser, but editable in code?

In code, I create a SPList. I write to this list programatically, but I would like the list to appear read-only for all users (perhaps excluding admins only) in browser only, i.e. I don't want to ...
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Access Selected Items from List View

The following returns selected items correctly from standard list and document library types. var context = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var items = ...
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Set BooleanField Value

I'm trying to set value for BooleanField on my custom NewForm. If I try to do it from codebehind, visually it doesn't change, but when the item will be saved this field will be empty (neither true nor ...
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Where to store custom logs that will be shown to end users?

I have a custom job that can process various documents. I'd like to show user-friendly logs of the processing summary on a custom CA application page, e.g.: "[time] Document1.docx from site ...
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SharePoint2010 is it possible to set an alert on change to column?

I have a user that would like alerts when specific columns in a list are changed. Is this possible OOTB or does it require some C#? If it requires some custom code, does anyone have resources to use ...
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Sharepoint list to XML including the headings?

We store data regarding Scrum sprint retrospectives in a SharePoint list. I have to create a chart for visualizing this information (which is not part of this topic/problem), so I need to somehow ...
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ListView exception on custom aspx page

I have a button "Upload file", which allows me to upload files to my custom folder inside some document library. I want to add a listview for that library, to see which files were already uploaded. ...
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Add HTML elements programmatically

I think it is a very simple question, but I'm just stuck on it. I'm developing custom page for my SharePoint 2010 portal, and I need to add a button (or other elements) to my .aspx page: <input ...
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Filtering List using CAML query and Binding it to dropdown in C#

I have the following code which retrieves all items from list "Employee Info" and bind it to Dropdown list EmployeeDD. if (!Page.IsPostBack) { DataSet ds = new ...
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SP 2010 Development Concepts

I'm building a custom addon for a SP 2010 instance. I've been able to get a Visual Web Part in visual studio deployed to my SP instance and debug it. As far as I can tell I have all the normal ...
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How to display charts dynamically other than by using MSCharts?

I would like to display a pie chart in a custom SharePoint application page. One option to do this is by using MSCharts and <asp:Chart> tag. However, getting this to work requires modification ...
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Sharepoint online + Crm online integration

I need to create one solution for SharePoint online which get data from crm online. Questions : How to authenticate to crm online from SharePoint online. How get data from crm online to SharePoint ...
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Calling sequential web requests asyncronously server side in SharePoint 2010

I have a SharePoint 2010 page that requires me to call 2 web requests sequentially, and then redirects a user to a website. This is what I have came up with, but have a feeling I am wrong ...
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Design tab and content assist missing for Application Page's aspx file

I have created a simple Application Page which I am deploying in SharePoint 2013. Everything works fine except the Visual Studio 2012 designer for aspx file does not show any content assist for ...
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How to get the version comments using webservice?

IN a Nintex workflow(not really relevant), I need to get the User comments for a page, (the last version comments), however Nintex does not show comments in the item properties. For this I need to ...
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SharePoint hybrid environment app deployment problem

I'm setting up the environment for developing low-trust apps - I want it to be a hybrid environment with SharePoint on premise installation and SharePoint online developer site, so the authentication ...
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Update BCS Value Programatically

Here is my issue, we had a BCS definition with a value being stored as an int. we had to update that definition so the value is now stored as a string. However do to most of our values being stored of ...
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Are farm admin privileges required to update SPContentDatabase property bag?

If I store custom data inside SPContentDatabase.Properties, must I be farm admin to be able to update it? E.g. SPContentDatabase contentDatabase = GetContentDatabase(); ...
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How to enable non-admin users to store custom application data at a farm level?

When a normal (non-admin) users click my custom-made ribbon button in a document library, I would like to write the document library's information to some persistent farm-wide store (or at least a ...
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How to deploy ItemAdded event receiver to the entire farm? [duplicate]

I have created an ItemAdded event receiver that is supposed to process new documents/files after they've been added to any document library in the farm - i.e., I'd like the event receiver to ...
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File name of previous versions when versioning is on

How to get the file name of previous versions in a document library with versioning turned on. The OOB version history UI does not show the previous file name if the file name is changed. Suppose the ...
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Collapsible asp.net control for SharePoint2010

I have a custom Instantiation form with a lot of CheckBoxes in SP2010. Now I've to put the CheckBoxes into different categories which should be collapsible, like you can see in the picture below. Is ...
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From Java World to SharePoint

I am newbie in Microsoft world. In fact I am planning to move in SharePoint development. I am just wondering, to ask some questions before moving to this world. I have knowledge in Servlet, and ...
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Create a sharepoint groups does not work, index out of range

The following code has been tested in dev, test environments and it works perfect. However when I run it on qa environment I get the following exception: ...
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O365 Autohosted App: CSOM read items from a list -> Unexpected response data from server

I have created an autohosted app for O365. I'm using a mix of the CSOM and SSOM. When I try to retrieve items from a list (MyList) with the below javascript code I receive an error: unexpected ...
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Can SPPersistedObject settings be updated by normal users if ran with elevated privileges?

I have a custom ribbon icon "Enlist" deployed to each document library. A normal (i.e. non-admin) user can click this icon; when he does, I would like to permanently save the document library ...
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Creating a .wsp for SharePoint 2013 from a SP2010 compatible project

I have a rather old SharePoint project that I believe goes back to SP2007, and is currently working fine with SP2010. My current process for creating a .wsp for sp2010 is to use WSPBuilder. It seems ...
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How can I provision Custom Default.aspx to sites?

I have created a Custom Default.aspx and through the code you see I can use it as "Home Page". SPWeb web = osite.OpenWeb("/anotherSite"); SPFolder oFolder = web.RootFolder; oFolder.WelcomePage = ...
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Load properties of list item client object model c#

I have a situation where I need to load items from the list and which columns to be loaded cannot be hardocded, as it will be decided on user input. I have following code. ocamlQuery.ViewXml = ...
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Export my Enterprise Wiki aspx pages to a PDF files

Our client has asked if we can add a link to their current Wiki pages named "Export to PDF", so when the user click on the link the Wiki content will be exported inside a pdf file ? i got confused if ...
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Unattended execution of C# scripts

I'm a beginner designing automatizing tasks. I have 2 scripts in C# .These scripts generate two XML docs which are connected and synchronized with two native lists in a SharePoint Portal through ...
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Limit filetype for one Document Library in a site? [duplicate]

I have a document library in our main site that I'd like to restrict to PDF's only. I know I can block filetypes for an entire site, but is there a way I can limit a particular library to only accept ...
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Coding best practice display name vs internal name in itemUpdated event receiver

In an itemupdated event receiver, when referring to list fields, is it better to use the field's internal name, or its display name? Is there a clear guideline or best practice, or is this a ...
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What's the fastest way to develop custom native-looking SharePoint pages?

I'm trying to develop a couple of custom application pages for SharePoint 2010 that will be accessible from the central administration page as a part of my application, basically serving as a front ...
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How do I delimit Property bag values so search treats them as individual searchable words?

currently I'm using the property bag with values that are comma separated something like: web.AllProperties["fruits"] = "bananas, apples, oranges, tomatoes"; Currently search is treating them as one ...
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Logging in Apps, where, and what other options do I have

If I am using a provider hosted app with the code below, its not clear to me how can I monitor logs, provider hosted apps runs in this case in a separate iis site, correct? The System.Diagnostics ...
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splongoperation and executiontimeout

Does SPLongOperation overrides setting of executionTimeout in layouts/web.config for sharepoint 2010 standalone/farm and 2013 standalone? As I have a long running process which works fine in a ...
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Is there a way to get Folder object from ListItem one?

This is my first post, so I'd like to say hello to everyone. I'm trying to get Folder object by its path in SharePoint 2010 client application using Client Side Object Model (.Net 4.0). I need to ...
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Add Publishing Pages to specfic subsites programmatically in FeatureReceiver

Currently, I have created subsites programmatically in FeatureReceiver method and have a way to create publishing pages, but they are being created on the root site. Is there a way to target a ...
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How can I print all the PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField content inside my EnterpriseWiki.aspx as a pdf file

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection , and using the SharePoint designer I have manually added a link named “Print to PDF” as follow:- But I am trying to implement the link ...
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How to find the creation date of the Web Application?

I wanted to find how the count of the web application in the farm increases in the past year. For this I wanted to find out the date when each web application is created. Is there anyway to find the ...
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How i can programmatically get all the SharePoint team-sites?

In my SharePoint site in "SharePoint admin center" page (Admin-> SharePoint) I have a list of the teamsites of my organization. How can I get this list programmatically?
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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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Where i can override the OnInit method

I need to write the following farm solution to override the InInit method as follow:- protected override void OnInit(EventArgs e) { var request = HttpContext.Current.Request; ...