Event Receivers are a piece of managed code that responds to SharePoint events when specific triggering actions occur on a SharePoint object.

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How to get absolute previous url in event receiver?

I have a root site list which I am displaying on several sub-sites using CQWP based on a custom filter and entering the list values frm sub-sites itself to the root site list. So I am trying to ...
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Item Adding / Item Added Event Receiver for Document Library, Change Content Type

I have an issue regarding Content Types,I want to set a particular Content Type for each document set within a library, however SharePoint 2013 defaults to the library's default CT. The issue is ...
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Set permission on ListItem level. Issue with usernames with Norwegian letters

I have created an EventReceiver that is setting permissions on ListItem level. I am having some problems with users having norwegian letters (æøå) in their username. For other users it works. Under ...
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SP 2013: How to reload page in event receiver on ribbon delete?

I have an event receiver associates to a list that it is executed when an item is deleted from list by ribbon. Is there, in sharpeoint 2013, a way to reload the page that contains the list? My list ...
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SharePoint event receiver ItemUpdating event behaves differently when a list item is updated through Workflow

I am having a SharePoint custom list which is having a designer workflow and event receiver attached to it. In the event receiver on ItemUpdating event I am having the below code to check if a ...
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Can't use SPItemEventProperties ListItem on ItemAdded in Event Receiver

I'm using event receivers to modify some of the inputs in a SharePoint 2013 site. They are fairly straight forward, here is a simple example public override void ItemAdded(SPItemEventProperties ...
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There was no endpoint listening - AppEventReceiver

I'm developing provider-hosted SharePoint 2013 App with Windows Azure as a backend. I created an app event receiver to fire when app is installed. When i publish my Web App (.NET MVC4) to Azure, ...
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Event handlers not triggering when attached to custom list (2013 on-premises)

I have a three 2010 event handlers installed on-premises on 2013 foundation that are all part of the same solution (added, updating, updated), none of which are triggering when they are attached to ...
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Task List ItemAdded Receiver doesn't work for workflow created tasks

Why doesn't the ItemAdded Receiver get called when a task was created by a workflow, but when a user created a task it does? I tried setting the Receivers ListUrl to my list URL and tried using the ...
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Change item during ItemAdding [not an error]

I'm trying to update SiteUrl field during ItemAdding event. The field is Type="URL". I use this code in Event Receiver, but after user added new item, the field is still empty. (User cannot set this ...
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Cannot Activate Sandbox Solution

I'm trying to activate a sandbox solution on a SharePoint site but the 'Activate' button is greyed out. I have made sure that the Sandboxed Code Service is started but it's still not enabled. What ...
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Event Receiver on Publishing Page Library

I created a new event receiver and hooked it onto the Pages library for my publishing site. I attached each one of the events exposed, but I cannot get any of them to fire. elements xml: ...
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ItemDeleting event receiver is not triggered for files when folder is deleted

I have item deleting event receiver on document library. I have folders and files in library. When I delete file event is triggered. When i delete folder event is triggered for folder but not for ...
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WebProvisioned Event Receiver Firing Twice

I am creating sites and subsites with object model from a console app. And what i realized is, it fires twice for every newly created subsite. I checked from Sharepoint Manager if the event receiver ...
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SPListItem.Update() not firing ItemUpdating

I'm updating item in SPListItemCollection using SPListItem.Upadte() but my event receiver is not receiving ItemUpdating/ItemUpdated events (breakpoints are not hit on either handlers). Sample code ...
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deleting event receiver programatically using c# code

I am using the below code for deleting the event receiver It works fine for users in admin group, but for users in contributors group i am trying to delete the event receiver by using elevated ...
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How to restrict user from deleting\editing documents if user is not author of that document

I want to restrict users from editing or deleting others documents, but they can edit/delete there own documents. In list we get this functionality in advance settings, but in document library it is ...
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Event receiver to update enterprise wiki page's Title once its Name is changed

I need to automatically update the wiki page title when its wiki page name get updated , currently i am doing this using workflow as follow:- so i am checking if the Name != Title, and update the ...
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Sychronizing a List and a Term Set

In an application I'm building in SP 2013, I would like to have several lists with lookup fields, attachments, workflows, etc., but also be able to reference them via tag fields (at least like a ...
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Programmatically changing a field won't trigger the event receiver

I have a console application that updates an item's field. The field is updated but it doesn't fire the event receiver attached to itemupdated. The same receiver fires when the item is updated inside ...
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SharePoint 2013 CSOM: How to attach an event receiver to a list

A list has a (C#) event receiver. I would like to attach this (existing) event receiver to another list (actually multiple lists) using the SharePoint client object model (CSOM). Is this possible and ...
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How to identify that new file is updated?

I have created an event receiver with ItemUpdated properties. I want to update some field if new document is uploaded. But whenever the any field is updated, ItemUpdated is fired. I want to check that ...
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How to set Receiver url to list

how could i set receiver list url? I dont have like this List/myList, i have a drafts url? <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Receiver> ...
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Calendar - How can I expand the recurrences of a recurring item in ItemAdding event receiver?

When a user add a new recurrence event to a calendar I want to check if any of the recurrences overlap with events already in the calendar. I saw the property Recurrences Data and its XML but I didn't ...
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Item added in Document Library

I am trying to update a document library column when adding a document. When I press "Take the published document, but create a draft to work on" after this time I want to update a column in my ...
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Email enabled list item added

I am currently developing an event receiver for an email enabled list and I'm confused as to how to correctly handle the item being added to the list. On one hand I have the ItemAdded event and on ...
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Find more information about an Event Reciver

I am trying to debug a customized SharePoint 2010 which I did not design/install. It is not doing what it is suppose to when a list item is added. I have installed SharePoint Manager, and found ...
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Event receiver, unpublish

Hi how could i use a event receiver based on a document library, to se if the user has unpublished a dokument in the library, in the mean time also i want to update a field in the document library ...
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Files moved with SPFile.MoveTo require a full crawl to be searchable

We've got a problem in our search-driven document management system, and I'm running out of ideas. A custom event receiver, on ItemUpdated() checks to see if the files metadata requires it to be ...
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Problem with save conflict when adding content type to list

I have a feature receiver with the following code: public override void FeatureActivated(SPFeatureReceiverProperties properties) { SPSite site = (SPSite)properties.Feature.Parent; ...
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ItemAdding list field

I am trying to update list field using ItemAdding, public override void ItemAdding(SPItemEventProperties properties) { SPListItem curListItem = properties.ListItem; ...
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Target a Document Library Event Receiver to a Library with a Space in the URL

See XML below. When I attempt to activate the feature I get the error "The list "Test List" doesn't exist. Please fix the ListUrl attribute. <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> ...
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Issue in production environment using EventReceiver with HttpRunTime

I am using below code in my EventReceiver using-HttpRunTime.Cache-and this code works in my dev.environment and my test environment.But this code fails in my production environment where i am having ...
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Default SPEmailEventReceiver: Object reference not set to an instance of an object

I'm trying to write a new Email Event Receiver for an email-enabled document library. When my feature is disabled, email is delivered successfully to the library. When my feature is enabled, this ...
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AfterProperties and BeforeProperties of Site Column returns Null in ItemUpdating Event Receiver

I am getting the AfterProperties and BeforeProperties of a people picker column for my document library as NULL within ItemUpdating method. My site column name is Read Access.and in my document ...
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Get the BeforeProperties and AfterProperties in ItemCheckedIn

I am currently trying to develop an event receiver that uses properties.AfterProperties object in updating and ItemUpdated and ItemUpdating event, so can I get the BeforeProperties and AfterProperties ...
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What is the best way to CRUD data in SQL database into SharePoint?

In Sharepoint site, I have a list, it will display data from the table in SQL database. When user insert, update or delete item in this list, the SQL database will be changed too. The change is one ...
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Renaming a file with Event Receiver [duplicate]

I need to rename a file in a document library with an event receiver, so that the URL will not have %20's. Basically the File name or File path needs to be stripped of spaces. The problem I'm having ...
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Event Receiver Infopath

How to reference and update a field in InfoPath using the event receiver in the form library in which the form is submitted to? How do you reference InfoPath document and a get a value(update it) in ...
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Renaming a file with ItemAdded Event Receiver

I am using an Event Receiver to rename a file in a document library. For some reason this doesn't seem to work. public class EventReceiver1 : SPItemEventReceiver { /// <summary> /// An ...
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“Feature has conflicting event reciever settings” error

I am new to SharePoint so I apologize if this is not phrased properly, but I created a BDC to a SQL database in Visual Studio 2012. I am trying to have the list created programmatically through an ...
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Event Receiver How to change account of Firing Event Receiver

Event receiver always running on privilages of acount who logged in. How to change in Event Receiver Account with who is firing the account. How could I set a account for firing event receiver ? By ...
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How to set start Value on Event Receiver

I must set a Value in Items Adding, it should be start Value of element. How could I set a Value. Like Default Value But that will be number User1, User2, User3 To Unical identyfy User. I have got ...
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ItemUpdated Event Receiver how to change element from one list to secound list

I have got two lists. I must do synchronize this list, but one have got only 3 columns, and secound list have got 3 columns too, but have got more columns with hidden value. I done synchronizing ...
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ApplyWebConfigModifications caching issue

Doing some testing of adding multiple configuration settings during a feature activation. One of my trials caused an error with a setting, specifically around preCondition statement for ...
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Event Receiver Item Updated how find element to update

How to find by code elements to update in Event Receiver ItemUpdated and to update them ? Please help.
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Problem with Item Added Event Receiver firing five times, not one

I am using an Event Receiver, which should synchronize two Lists, But it is firing five times instead of one, and makes 5 records, not one. Why is it firing 5 times? public override void ...
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SharePoint Online: Provider hosted App - Deployment Eventreceiver

I created a provider-hosted app, with a MVC webapplication. Inside my SharePoint project, I created fields, contenttypes and lists. But now I need a solution for this. 1) I need to create ...
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Event receiver on newly created site

I need the steps on how to attach event receiver whenever any new site is created. I have not tried this before. I need the detailed step on creating event receiver on site creation
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Item still deleted when click on OK in ItemDeleting event CancelWithError

public override void ItemDeleting(SPItemEventProperties properties) { try { properties.Status = SPEventReceiverStatus.CancelWithError; ...