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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Deploying EventReceiver project with target of WebApplication from VS fails when activating features

I am trying to deploy an event receivers project with a deployment target of WebApplication as part of my web parts package (also has a target of WebApplication) through Visual Studio and encountering ...
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Sharepoint Foundation 2010 events

I have an installation of sharepoint foundation. I was wondering if I can catch the event where a folder is created in a document library to do some more actions in sharepoint foundation. Can I follow ...
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Error when using ItemAdded event handler to update columns on newly uploaded document

I have an ItemAdded event handler connected to a document library, in order to automatically populate certain fields when a new document is uploaded: public class AutoPopulateDocumentFields : ...
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Document library event receiver when creating documents

I created an event receiver that processes some information in docx files when uploaded to the library. I do this in ItemAdded event. Everything works fine when the file is uploaded. When the files ...
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ItemAdding event on list item to target a specific custom list

I have an ItemAdding event handler created and targeted to a Custom List. The event receiver seems to be firing on all custom list on the site. I wonder if I should target it to a specific custom ...
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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 ...
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SharePoint 404 not found when canceling an item event

I have a SharePoint 2007 list with an event receiver, its logic is very simple: public override void ItemDeleting(SPItemEventProperties properties) { //Base event ...
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Modifying a document when uploaded

I am modifying Word and PDF documents when they are uploaded to a document library with an event receiver. ItemAdded runs perfect without any errors, I manipulate the documents and save them to ...
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Unable to use SPEmailEventReceiver

I'm attempting to create a SPEmailEventReciever on an Email enabled library...The problem is that intellisense is not showing that class for me, so I am unable to inherit from it. MSDN shows it in ...
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Adding a list item with PowerShell doesn't trigger event receiver

I have a simple list with an event receiver for the following events: ItemAdded ItemUpdating ItemDeleting I confirmed that the event receiver fires when adding/updating/deleting an item from 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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Event receiver feature update

I am developing an event receiver in VS2010. To test the event receiver I deploy it to development using the functionality within VS 2010. This works without problems. However my concerns start when ...
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Web Template - Receivers Not Firing

I have a custom web template used to provision site collections that activates features with onet.xml and is deployed as a farm solution. I've tried both feature receivers and event receivers (on ...
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Is there a way to enable and configure incoming email for a document library using the C# api for sharepoint 2010

I've got a requirement to allow users to approve or disapprove certain actions by replying to auto generated emails. I've already got a good handle on how to use email enabled lists and event ...
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Renaming a folder with event receiver

I need to rename a folder after it is created by a user. I am currently using an event receiver and try to rename the folder in ItemAdding without any success. In ItemAdding event the folder is not ...
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Event receiver (type documents) fires for almost everything, including new usergroups, new sites etc

I have created an event receiver with the "documents" as templateid (101). <Receivers ListTemplateId ="101"> When I upload a document, the event gets fired. So no problem here. However the ...
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Custom Event Receiver - Copy To sub Folder [closed]

I need to copy my files from one document library to another document library which reside on another site and Document library contains number folders and sub folders.. The same structure should be ...
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Problem renaming a file in document library programmatically

I want to use a FeatureEventReceiver to rename Home.aspx -> Old_Home.aspx. When i activate the feature rather than Home.aspx getting renamed it gets deleted/disappears (i.e. missing when i refresh ...
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Custom numbering scheme for document libraries

I need to create an event handler for a document library that will give custom Id's to documents and folders in it. The top folders will be prefixed with capital letters, folders and documents in ...
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How to trace the ListAdded event for the entire SharePoint 2010 farm?

In our SharePoint 2010 environment, we want to enforce the users to choose the option "show user names in the survey list" (survey list) however there may be a time when user may choose "No" to this ...
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What is the scope of DisableEventFiring()?

When I call DisableEventFiring() what events are blocked? All events? On the current item? All events using the current EventReceiver? What happens if two threads change one item and one ...
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ItemUpdated event handler runs four times

I have a list in the rootweb, and a list in a subweb. I want to update/add when something changes in an item in the subweb. This method is invoked in an ItemUpdated event receiver. The problem is that ...
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Save metadata on this list as social tags

On the UI, for a document Library settings, under "Enterprise Metadata and Keywords Settings" there is an option to "Save metadata on this list as social tags" Is there a way to activate this, ...
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Custom Event Handler to handle Emails in Project Server

I am working on writing an event handler that handles the OnSending event of Project Server in 2010. I am very new to writing event handlers in MS Project and require your help in getting started on ...
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What is the recommended way of giving one Sharepoint user control over deletion of list items?

I have many (29) Sharepoint calendars, each with a separate owner. I would like to have anyone able to book an appointment in these calendars, but for deletion to be handled only by the calendar ...
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alternate access mappings and list event handlers

I have a tricky problem with list event handlers (item checking in).. I deployed a site level feature with itemcheckingin event for sharepoint 2010. If I access the sharepoint site using the url's ...
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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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Best way to clean up production Site ListItem Versioning

I realized a minor flaw in my event receivers for a List with versioning enabled. I used the ListItem.Update() instead of ListItem.SystemUpdate(). In addition I did not use This.EventFire = false. ...
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On Check-in, how do I detect a new file

Right now I have a SPItemEventReceiver that overrides ItemCheckedIn. It checks out the file, creates/marks a hidden field, and checks it back in. The reason for setting a property on the file is to ...
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Move a document from one library to another library using event receiver

Suppose one document is uploaded to the Shared Document library, I need to move the document to an other library say List. There I have to create a folder with the document name and needs to place the ...
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Disable Web-scoped features on Web deletion

I have a SPWeb ( http://example.com/site ), created used a custom web template, with several features activated on its scope. When I delete the SPWeb it would be desirable that all the features ...
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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 can I auto-increment a column?

I am working on a solution where I have a list with a column named LogIDNumber. For each new entry in the list, I would like to increment the LogIDNumber by one. I could use the ID generated by ...
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How to make jQuery AJAX request with a HTTP Handler in SP10?

I'm developing a SP 2010 Visual Web Part that needs to load some data via AJAX. I found this very helpful article but I'm having some doubts about it. I have the Visual Web Part project, inside I ...
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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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how can i know Items in Tasks list viewed by user(something like “Last Viewed” and “Last Viewed By”)?

for every list-item in Lists we have two columns or fields by the name of "Modified" and "Modified By". you got the idea, i wanna have two columns or fields for Tasks List by the name of "Viewed" and ...
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SPItemEventReceiver to log delete action

I am writing an event receiver that will log delete action (time and user only) of a deleted list item. Following is what it looks like. public class AuditDeleteReceiver : SPItemEventReceiver { ...
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Updating a record from an event receiver and a workflow

In my situation, I have records being added to a record center that are immediately declared as a record. There are some fields that are associated with these list items that I need to be able to ...
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Item Adding throws server error in '/' application

Here is my code. It works but also throws following error. public override void ItemAdding(SPItemEventProperties properties) { base.ItemAdding(properties); if (ValidFile(properties) == false) ...
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itemAdded event handler or javascript when a file size greater than 1MB

Easiest way to implement the 1mb limitation on file upload. Do I use event handler to take care of this or javascript? I can have the event handler ready as I have messed with it before. It is better ...
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Disposing of objects in an Event Receiver

I have an ItemUpdated event receiver running on a library. Some pretty basic logic. Here's the gist of what I'm doing: SPWeb web = properties.Web; SPContentTypeId ParentCT_Id = ...
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When/If/Where to call base event receivers

My questions are: Is it always necessary to call the parent (base) event receiver, assuming the event is to proceed to completion? I've recently learned that the base version cannot be called in ...
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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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Detect whether a specific column changed in an SPItemEventReceiver.ItemUpdated event

I've got some code I need to run in an ItemUpdated event receiver method, but only if the value in specific column changed during the update. My initial thought is to also implement some code to grab ...
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Why is my workflow DependencyProperty event handler not firing?

I have a custom workflow activity (SharePoint 2010) with a Dependency Property defined as follows: public static DependencyProperty TaskChangedEventPropertyEvent = ...
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Manifest file for registration of event handler in SP 2007

I'm trying to create a feature to register my event handler to a specific list. I'm building it like I would a normal feature. However, I'm not sure how to define my Elements file. The file for my ...
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Programmatically registering a Sharepoint 2007 event handler

I have an event handler for the ItemAdding event of a document library. However, I cannot get it to handle the event unless I register the event handler using the Sharepoint Event Handler Manager. ...
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Error building a content type in SP 2007

I have an event handler that catches an ItemAdding event and changes the content type on the fly. This is my code to build the content type: SPContentType baseContentType = ...
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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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Event handler running and activated but not receiving

I have installed an event handler to catch ItemAdded and change the content type if the item is a folder. I have installed and deployed this solution using a WSP and have activated it, but it doesn't ...