In computing, an event is an action that is usually initiated outside the scope of a program and that is handled by a piece of code inside the program.

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SharePoint 2010 events: “SharePoint Web Services Round Robin Service Load Balancer Event: Initialization”

I'm running a SharePoint 2010 environment. Upon checking my eventviewer I noticed I'm regularly receiving the following events: Log Name: Application Source: SharePoint Foundation Event ID: 8312 ...
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Add file watermark as it's uploaded

I've been trying to add a watermark to files as they are uploaded to SharePoint. I tried using several events: ItemAdding, ItemUpdating, ItemCheckedIn. In ItemUpdating and ItemCheckedIn the file is ...
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Attach an event receiver to profile property update

Do someone know if it's possible to attach an event receiver to profile updates? The goal would be to update an external system (such as a CRM) when a user is updating his profile.
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Loading script on every postback

I am trying to load a script (that remembers the clicked nodes for a xsltlistview in a jquery cookie) on every postback. The events when i postback should be: 1. save clicked nodes in cookie 2. ...
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DisableEventFiring using PowerShell

How can I call DisableEventFiring using PowerShell? C# code like this : Type typeInfo = typeof(SPEventReceiverBase); MethodInfo disable = typeInfo.GetMethod("DisableEventFiring", ...
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How to add an event to a quicklaunch item in SharePoint?

I want to add an event to one of my quicklaunch items in SharePoint, but I don't know how to do that. Or maybe to link the item to a page that would do what I want and then close and then come back ...
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How to implement 'on document property update' logic?

I need a functionality in which something happens after the properties of a document in document library get updated. I need some kind of event to fire after the user clicks Save button in edit form. ...
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Mysterious Error 3355 - SQL machine not available every day at the same time

One my users reports that he cannot access our Sharepoint MOSS 2007 installation at midnight each night. I look in the Event Viewer and every day this error appears at 12:25:20 am: I'm confused by ...
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Event Receiver in SharePoint using ItemAdded and ItemUpdated

I have an Event Receiver that is supposed to fire when a SPListItem is added or updated in a SPList that is a SharePoint Calendar. I'm using two methods, ItemAdded and ItemUpdating. When I add a new ...
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Webpart updating event

is their a way to listen if a webpart has been updated. like a event reciver. i could not find anything about it, perhaps if i added a itemupdated event, for pages that have been edited when the ...
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Sharepoint Toolpart Event Not Firing

I have created a Sharepoint WebPart, and I have given it a custom ToolPart that includes a Grid (a Telerik RadGrid, to be exact, though that is rather irrelevant). I have populated the grid, and ...
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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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Sharepoint development without Visual Studio on server machine

Till now I was doing Sharepoint development with Sharepoint server and Visual Studio on same machine. Now there is a Sharepoint 2010 installed on my client machine with no Visual Studio installed. I ...
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Calculate number of pages in the document in document library

In my SharePoint Server 2010, I have a document library which contails word and pdf files. For each file in the library, I want to display the number of pages in the file as a column. I tried but ...
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How to call jquery method in different page event like pageload, ispostback, page refresh, onsubmit

In my master page I am calling the jquery method on pageload event. It will do some truncation operation in a SharePoint page. The problem is, if I have add new item to the SharePoint form and if I ...
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Creation of a “Attend” button under each Event

I would like to ask if somebody could advise me how to create an "Attend" button in the Event form which appears when clicking on an Event. The goal is that there is a list of participants visible ...
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Weekly events are not displayed in the Calendar, but daily OK

I have some Javascript code, that adds events to the Calendar list using Client OM. If a daily event is added, everything is OK. But there're some problems with Weekly events. The event is ...
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Is there any event when restoring a SPWeb from the Site Recycle Bin

With SharePoint 2010 SP1 the Site Recycle Bin feature was introduced. When a site is deleted it appears in this recycle bin. From there the user can restore the site. Now, my problem is that I need ...
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Get the inserted values from inside a ItemAdding event

Is it possible to get the values that were inserted (to create an item in a list) from inside the ItemAdding event? For ItemAdded the data is available in properties.ListItem, but for ItemAdding 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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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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How to detect when user goes from one site collection to another in the same web application?

I have a several site collections in the same web application and I need to handle events when user goes from one site collection to another. I need it for specific actions, like setting "lcid" cookie ...
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Update column status based on time

I'm creating a SharePoint 2010 application called HR Learning And Development. Basically it's an application to manage every employee trainings. Much like a college environment. I have a SharePoint ...
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How to make Grouped View work with the $(document).ready event?

I have a list that is grouped by date: Normally the list is collapsed, when I open one date, items under it are shown, like: [+] 2010-01-01 [+] 2010-01-02 [-] 2010-01-03 item1 item2 ... I ...
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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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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 ...
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OnWorkflowItemChanged not firing when using SPListItem.Update()

I am experiencing a very weird behavior: After using SPListItem.Update() the OnWorkflowItemChanged is triggered (so the title is misleading), but sends the workflow into a sleep state it never wakes ...
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Upload a file into new document upon folder creation

I have a document library in which I want to store folders (people). Each folder have some metadata (person's properties). Then in each such folder I will hold documents (files) associated with ...
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Suggestions for SharePoint event attendee management

I want to manage attendees attending a number of events in SharePoint. The idea I have, and I believe IW site is the same, is to: Create a list for events - basic custom list. Create a list for ...
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Custom Form onchange event

What's the easiest way to bind an onchange-event to a control inside a custom-form of my custom list? Just writing it into is not possible. Changing the controls value should start some functions to ...
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SharePoint 2007 Calendar event type

Anyone know what a calendar item with an eventtype of 5 means? I think its to do with specific instances of a recurring event but am not sure and can't seem to find a definitive list anywhere that ...
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Deploy event receiver to sandboxed solution

I am working with Sharepoint Foundation 2010 on both my development and production machines. My production site is hosted. I am trying to deploy a sandboxed event receiver to the production site ...
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ULS Log event email notification

Is it possible to configure Sharepoint such that it emails me whenever an event with exception severity occurs? If yes then how do I configure it?
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Hide web part using SPLimitedWebPartManager

I'm trying to make a web part that is managing other web parts in the solution. I need it to be able to hide other web parts based on user input. Since I can't use connections I'm trying to do this ...
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Hide ContentTypes based on ListItem value

Users seems to have a hard time picking the right document template when the "New" list contains more then 50 items. As one of lists on the web contains a SPChoiceField it should be possible to limit ...
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Sorting a group in an Events Calendar

I've a custom list called Events which pulls back all events that are created within a calendar and I'm grouping the events by a column called Month. I'm then sorting them by the month of the Start ...
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What are the critical success factors to pulling off an SP Community event like SharePoint Saturday?

With most of my experience being in vendor driven events, I am wondering what everyone thought the critical success factors are for running community driven event such as a SharePoint Saturday (ie. ...