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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Interaction between custom forms and event recievers

How can we interect with custom forms and event recievers? How can we talk to custom fields (asp controls) within the custom form from an event recievers?
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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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Event Receiver Infopath Submission

I have a request that the permissions inheritance(library to item) in the InfoPath form library should NOT to be broken. So what I am looking for is that the submitter group that has a read access ...
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Event Receiver and Infopath based coloumns

An event receiver on an InfoPath library works only when updating columns that are not created by propagating values from Infopath(). In code below "change" is a regular lib. column and ...
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event receiver preventing column updates in a content type during bulk upload

I am bulk uploading files to a library. In the bulk upload, i will be able to specify content type of the file and values of all other fields for that content type. When i upload files, the file ...
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Event Receiver Does Not Cancel In Explorer View

I have a document library with a ItemAdding event receiver registered to it that looks for whether a folder has been added and if so, cancels the folder creation. This works fine in the GUI. However, ...
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Using Npgsql within an eventreceiver

within an eventreceiver I need to update a postgresql table. At first I tried to go Quick&dirty by using Npgsql.dll, but the thing fails at creating the NpgsqlConnection with an "unhandled ...
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Event Receiver deployed as a sandbox solution throws exceptions

I have deployed an event receiver as a sandbox solution to production. This is event receiver executes on ItemUpdated event. The code runs well in development server as a sandbox solution but throws ...
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How to get the current logged in user in the Modified By column in ItemAdded EventReceiver

public override void ItemAdded(SPItemEventProperties properties) { try { base.ItemAdded(properties); EventFiringEnabled = false; SPListItem ...
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Can I change the path of file to be uploaded in item adding event reciever?

I want to change the file path that is uploaded by user. What I am doing is user will upload a file and I am doing some changes to that file in itemadding event. So, for that I am creating another ...
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Time zone shift problem for dates in AfterProperties of list item event receiver for events from Outlook

I need to analyze the "EndDate" of events inside SharePoint 2013 standard calendar items from a list item event receiver and cancel some modifications based on time of this date. I have this code for ...
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Document asking to be checked out after checking out

I'm updating a file that contains versioning and previously it stated that the document requires checking out to edit so I run the following code that results with the same error: if ...
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Need privileges to break inheritance

Idea is that inside an ItemAdded event receiver in a sandboxed solution (SharePoint Online) I want to set permissions on the item, which requires privileges that the user should not have on the list. ...
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Moving item on ItemAdded gives Error

IN my event receiver, on Item Added event I have placed my custom method to move document based on a rule. The issue is when a document is uploaded in the Upload dialog I get an error saying item not ...
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Update boolean field in ItemAdding receiver

I want to update a SP boolean column on an ItemAdding event receiver. I want to set the "Hide physical URLs from search" column (PublishingIsFurlPage) to Yes. My code look like this : public ...
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Set welcome page when site created

I have a custom site definition. When site created I have an event receiver it will activate related features. After features have been activated I set my welcome page. public override void ...
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Change masterpage of a sub-site automatically, for multiple site collections

I am working in an environment which has more than 1000 site collections. My requirement is that when I create a new subsite in any of the site collection, it should automatically inherit masterpage ...
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How to display event receiver error inline not in error page

I have a problem with displaying error messages inline, but sharepoint displays that ugly yellow page. Yes the error message is correct, it's the one I defined but I need to display errors like the ...
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On library ItemUpdating the Name column's AfterProperty is null

I have an EventReceiver for one of my document libraries which compares some specific columns and their Before and After properties in the ItemUpdating event. When I try to compare the Name column ...
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How to rename an SPFolder

In an event receiver, in itemcreated and not creating, i need to rename the spfolder created. I've tried with meta FileLeafRef, it works bu url are not updated. SPFolder.item["FileLeafRef"] = "new ...
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Workflow “Pause Until Date” and Event Receiver

Currently I am using SP2013 and I have met with this problem : I have a workflow created by using SPD. All it does is waits until a specific date and then ends. I also have an ItemAdded Event ...
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Can't make remote requests from Sharepoint 2013 event receiver

I have an event receiver in SharePoint and this needs to communicate with Dynamics CRM 2013. It basically checks that user owns the record and if it doesn't creates a task for the record owner. The ...
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Copy list data from one location to another in the same site collection SharePoint 2013 Online

I have a custom list for 'Products' in my top site collection, and I have two sub sites where I need to display the same information. I have copied the Products list as a list template into b oth sub ...
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Get user login name by email address even if the user is still not ensured

Is there a way to get the user name or the SPUser object by passing the mail address for a user, which is not already known by the site? I know I can get the SPUser by using ...
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Event Receiver- Email sending

I have a requirement from my customer. i.e, user send an email to sharepoint document library and the data in that email should populate the respective SPLibrary columns as well as a list. Note: ...
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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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The 'ListTemplateId' attribute is invalid - The value '100' is invalid according to its datatype

The XML for my EventReceiver is as follows: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <Receivers ListTemplateId="100"> ...
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Calendar - How to know if an item being added is recurring

I have an event receiver in a calendar list in SharePoint 2013 where I'm trying to avoid bookings to overlap each other. So far I managed to avoid: a simple item overlapping another a simple item ...
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Change selected value of dropdown with SPItemEventProperties

Whenever i add an item to a document library this event reciever is fired. public override void ItemAdding(SPItemEventProperties properties) { } Inside that method i want to change ...
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Change selected value in combobox through c#

I have an event reciever that fires when ever an item attachment is added. public override void ItemAttachmentAdded(SPItemEventProperties properties) { ...
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EventReciever as SandBox Solution

I am having an Event receiver as sandbox solution to perform certain action on item Added to the list. Basically it is creating a sub-site on item added using custom template. Problem i am facing is ...
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How can I set the content type during itemadding event

I am trying to set the content type programmatically using an itemadding eventreceiver so that when the user adds a document to a library the content type is pre-selected. I have two content types: ...
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BeforeProperties and AfterProperties to check Folder name changed

What field do I need in an ItemUpdating event receiver to check whether a folder's name was changed? I have tried: var before1 = properties.BeforeProperties["Name"]; var after1 = ...
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Sharepoint event reciever is working in one document library but not in another

I have two document libraries, when I add an item the event receiver item added fires for one document library , but it does not for the other. Event receiver class. public override void ...