Event handlers is a program statement which is called from an event. The event can be a human striking a key on the keyboard or pushing a button on a web page

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Event Receiver - How to set item value with the value from the existing item in the SAME list?

I have a business requirement to add a new version (revision) of the existing list item. New list item should have this setting: NewItem.ParentID=ParentItem.ID NewItem.ProjectID=ParentItem....
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Possible to attach an event receiver to the list of user alerts?

There's seemingly loads of ways of overriding the OOTB e-mail notifications for creation and deletion of user alerts - can't you just attach an event receiver to the alerts 'list' (is it an SPList?) ...
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How do I update or add field in a list item so that the value is a space character

I am building an event handler. When items in a library on one server farm are updated or deleted, I take that information and ammend a list that resides on another site. I require that one of the ...
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How to add XML file with event reciver

I am creating a event reciver for the list, for that i need to get some data from XML file. currently i have placed the xml file in my local system. Actually where do i need to add the xml file. Is ...
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Problem with HTTP handler in Sharepoint 2010

I'm developing a visual web part for Sharepoint 2010. This webpart needs to get some data via AJAX. So I went for the HTTP handler + jQuery solution posted here. But I'm getting a problem when trying ...
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How to know if another event / user is running on an SPListItem (Sharepoint 2010)

I have a Sharepoint 2010 farm in which is deployed my solution. This solution provides some "data mantain" of some content types. Let me explain: Suppose I add a file in a document library: when I ...
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Managed Client Object Model in Event Receiver - Event is not firing at all

When I use ClientContext context = new ClientContext("SITEURL"); in my event receiver, the event doesn't trigger at all. So my question is can I use managed client object model in event receivers. ...
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Cannot hit breakpoint for document library event receiver

Solution follows, I solved this problem: Good thing I figured out the issue after I've now wasted at least 6 hours debugging this issue. Turns out there's no VS bug, the only bug is that I am an ...
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Saving changes made in a webpart

I currently have a webpart with a table which loads documents in itself. Every row has a checkbox control in the first cell. (Default: unchecked) I am using a second webpart which has a button. If ...
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Attaching an Event Handler to only one content type or list

Could someone help and explain how I can attach an event handler on a custom content type or a particular list? Currently, when I deploy my event handler as a feature and activate the feature, it is ...
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Item Updated through different forms runs Item Updated event receiver

Simple but mind blowing question it is. Basically I am updating a specific list items through two different ways, one is using ASP.NET web forms and one is using default list forms provided by ...
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Event Handler on MenuBar

whats sharepoint renderingtemplate is and how can I use it to add event handler to "Respond to this survey" link button For last couple of days I have been researching on how to add some kind of ...
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Access a Sharepoint site from event handler

my problem is that I want to pop up a status bar in SP2010 after a File was uploaded via a single uploadform to a List. Found this in the net: http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/...
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An event to be fired on editing a file

As title says, I need an event to fire when a listitems file has been edited. I appreciate this isn't as simple as it having it's own event, which is why I've tried to make use of the itemupdating ...
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Activating a feature after an SPWeb has been created

I am trying to ensure that a custom feature that I have written is activated when an SPWeb is created, and it has to be activated after all lists/libraries have been created (specifically the document ...
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Pop-up on event handler in MOSS 2007?

I have written an event handler using ItemDeleting event , instead of showing default error page when user try to delete a document from document Library I want to show a warning message in Pop-up box ...
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How to prevent document editing and properties updating

I need to be able to prevent the document in document library to be edited and it's properties updated when the custom document property DocState has a value Reviewed. Should I use document library ...
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Respond to survey button “Code Behind” Survey list

When any user clicks on "Responds to Survey" button/link I want to perform some operation using code behind but can't figure out how can I do it or which event handler can be used.
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Elements of type 'Receivers' are not supported at the 'Site' scope. This feature could not be installed

I created a event receiver for survey list types "102" why I can't scope it as anything other then "Web" scoped. If its Microsoft's restriction only option I got is to add it to template and then save ...
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SPItemEventReceiver ItemAdding - Differentiate between a file and a folder

I've setup a custom event receiver. The purpose of my event receiver is to stop people from uploading any file type except PDF's. Right now my code looks like this: if (properties....
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SharePoint 2010 - How to remove Event Receivers from Content Types

I have a Content Database that contains Event Receivers referring to a Solution / Feature that was incorrectly removed. These Event Receivers are embedded in every Content Type in my Site Collection ...
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Can we use SPUtility.Redirect with Item Added event handler

I want to redirect using to another page after item added, main point is to redirect user to another page on item adding(item should be added first) or item added. EDIT class ClassName: ...
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New EventReceiver events not firing

I have an event receiver written by someone else. It originally came with events for ItemCheckingIn and ItemCheckedIn, but we needed something to handle simple metadata updates, too. Since those don'...
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I loss the listitem which was added to list using Item Added Event Receiver

I am using this code to break the permission.But i loss the listitem after refresh the page.Plz help me.. public override void ItemAdded(SPItemEventProperties properties) { SPSecurity....
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Event receiver After Properties Item Updating Date field is one day off

Experts, Can anyone explain me why I am getting 1 day less From a Date Only picker in Item updating event receiver ... this happens for After properties value. Basically I am trying to validate ...
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ItemAdding getting the file name of a document

I have a document library. I want to add an itemadding event recieiever to do some validation on the file name of the document. How can I get the file name from the SPItemEventProperties
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Is there anyway I can find out if user uploaded multiple items in ItemAdded Event

I have a "ItemAdded" event, I want to check Number of documents uploaded if a user uses "Upload Multiple Documents" for uploading. Normally what happens is when a user adds a item they are taken to "...
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Prevent Item Overwrite Event Receiver

I want to prevent users from overwriting items that have the same name. When users add items to a library there is a checkbox indicating files should be overwritten if they have the same name. In ...
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BCS Security Access Using Secure Store in code question

I have Secure Store and also Kerberos setup on my development and production farms. I am using Event Receivers to access BCS data. I have verified that if I simply impersonate a user that has access ...
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Stop SPFieldMultiLineText from updating when not changed

I have a list with the requirement to keep a history of a frequently updated multi-line status. Additional requirements are to not show history on New and Edit forms and Views, but to show the ...
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“Detected use of SPRequest for previously closed SPWeb object” within Event receiver but no error when run in test harness

I have a very strange issue which I cannot explain. We have and event receiver and within this we instantiate our own class that does all the work we need it to do. As part of this we pass in an SPWEB ...
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Reporting Services Subscriptions doesn't fire Event Receivers

I have a SPItemEventReceiver on a SharePoint library which renames added files. Normally this works fine (Upload from website / WebDav). There is also a report server subscription which drops pdf's ...
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How to enable an Event Handler to intercept upload from email in document library

I have a Document Library with an email associated with the OOTB feature. When I send to the library an email with some attachments, every attachment is stored with one of the OOTB methods (divided in ...
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ItemAdded event receiver is not firing

My ItemAdded event recevier is not firing when the Word Automation Services adds a file to a Sharepoint document library. If I manually debug the ItemAdded event receiver, it is getting triggered. I ...
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SharePoint session events

I'm writing SharePoint webparts that are communicating with external system. Currently, on each request, a connection with system is made, user is authenticated and session is established - than ...
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Event handler vs. event receiver

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms453149.aspx says To create the event handler 1. Start Microsoft Visual Studio 2010. 2. On the File menu, point to New, and then click Project. 3. In Project ...
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perform action on incoming mail

I need to perform simple decoding of .eml files and adding some contents from it to a list. I have already written the .eml decoding part and adding stuff from it to list, but i need to tell ...
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Item Adding and Item Updating triggers on Item Add to list

my list triggers item added and then item updated when I add a list item, but then when i add list item it takes me to update item form, where it asks me to update item details, so if i click next, ...
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Disable save item button while save process is not completed

User clicks on Save Button and saving procedure can take "few" seconds. User can click again..that`s why i need to disable save button, how can i do this?
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ItemUpdated event handler not working

I added a ItemUpdated event handler so what happens is when I upload a document it uploads it and takes me straight to edit item page, where I can made changes. now if I make any changes to it, no ...
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how to check custom property of added Item

There is a boolean column I added to a custom list, but I also have a feature on this custom list so that when a Item is added i have to check if this column exists or not and then its value. now i ...
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Debugging sandboxed ItemUpdated event receiver - breakpoints not hit

I'm trying to debug an ItemUpdated event receiver in SharePoint 2010. I add breakpoints to the code, and hit F5 in Visual Studio 2010. I click Attach when I'm prompted to attach to the process. Then, ...
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SPJobDefinition Execute Method isn't overriding

I built a custom Timer Job on activation I was able to debug it and it was going through Execute method I am overriding but suddenly its not overriding anymore. Code is here: public class ...
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Client Extranet with SharePoint 2010, how to prevent employees from giving clients permissions that would allow client to see all FBA users?

I am a development manager and one of the sys admin and I are trying to build a "Client Extranet", which is a fancy name for a SharePoint 2010 web application with sites that employees and clients can ...
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Farm Based Custom Timer Job Feature

I am trying to create a custom timer job where feature is farm scoped and will run on a farm level, I am not able to find any decent tutorial that tells how to create a farm based custom timer job ...
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How to check if Item Deleted in a list was the last item (in a EVENT Receiver)

I want to check If deleted item is the Last Item deleted in the List in following method, public override void ItemDeleted(SPItemEventProperties properties) { } I know I can get web url using ...
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Timer on a SharePoint List

I came across a very interesting scenario I need a Timer for Item added Event receiver for a SharePoint List and this list is being added to hundred of Webs. Now each List needs a timer job, which ...
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Switch off web part's events

I'm brand new to Sharepoint. How can I switch off web part's events like click and mouseover over title?
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Is it possible to add something to a list without trigging the ItemAdded event

I have a situation where I don't want to trigger the ItemAdded event if an item is added to a list via a workflow. Is it possible not to trigger this event?
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Redirect from ItemAdded event

I am using an ItemAdded event handler for doing some validation. If my validation fail is it possible to redirect the user to another page. Ideally it would be good to show the page in a dialog box. ...