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Different Value of Lookup Field in different Views

here's the code using (SPSite site = new SPSite("https://mysite.com/Ting/default.aspx")) { using (SPWeb web = site.OpenWeb()) { SPList SourceList = ...
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SharePoint Lists architecture

At low level, SharePoint manages lists based on their BaseType (0 for Generic List, 1 for Document Library etc.), which defines the list's field set (for example, all built-in Base Types define such ...
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How to Display Created By Field in InfoPath

I am using InfoPath to create a custom form on the SP2010 list. When the "created by" field is dropped on the design surface it uses a picker control. How do you go about using a Textbox control to ...
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Automate exporting SharePoint list 2010 items to Excel 2010

I found this Import Sharepoint List into Excel Using VBA Only that people have been successfully using to automate the exporting SharePoint 2010 list items to Excel 2010. Currently I m also using web ...
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FileNotFoundException when getting a list that EXISTS?

I am having the following exception when trying to get a list that I know it exists. yes, I know the using should not be used in this case but thats not my code :), but I dont think thats the problem ...
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What does the “Copy Source” column mean in a document library/list?

Pretty basic one here. Google borks out. I have a document library, and one of the columns is named "Copy Source". What does the data in the column mean?
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Delete List Item with Ajax

I've been trying a few options out, but I'm finding good SharePoint AJAX guides to either not exist or be hard to find. Very simple, I am rendering list items with a repeater, and I want to be able ...
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List using subsites as items?

I'm looking for a way of AUTOMATICALLY adding an item to a list on a root-site when you create a new subsite of a specific type. Context: I'm building a "Project Portal", and there's a requirement ...
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Email a Formatted List to a user(s)

I have a Formatted list complete for Rich text (Colored status fields). he list will very isn size from several rows to 25 rows. I want to send the list via email just as it looks in SharePoint. Is ...
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Adding to Sharepoint list brings up a distorted page

Has anyone encountered an issue where you try to add an item to a list in Sharepoint and then the add page shows up as distorted? I want to post the image but I cannot as I am a newbie. The page is ...
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How to remove list name from search result in sharepoint foundation 2010?

My search result page is showing list items along with list name.But i dont want list name in search result. Please advice. Thanks.
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ListInstance with predefined data, prevent adding records to list with same name on deployment

I have a feature which on activation has to create a list called Scanners. Only one column from the list (Title) is actually used in my app. The list needs to be pre-populated with some values. To ...
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SharePoint 2010 - pull value from SharePoint list and pass through HTML link

I have a list with a column that contains a url. For exmaple: --LIST-- ID Name URL 1 MSN http://www.msn.com -- Now, what I need to do is pull the value in the ...
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Access denied when Importing a Sharepoint list

I have a serious problem when importing a Sharepoint List exported from a test server. During import, the log file encounter many problems of right access like Debug: Security check failed in ...
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increase List threshold or Custom Filter?

I have a list over 200,000 items in it. It's on normal threshold (2,000 items per view). Users want large threshold but there is price for that. SQL traveling/transaction, server overhead and the ...
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Title link points to portal, not to list

I have an unusual problem. One of my SharePoint lists suddenly displays the title link differently, and we are not sure why. Let's say my SharePoint portal (WSS 3.0) is http://www.futility.com. My ...
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Can I use javascript to determine if a list item has a related item or not?

I've got a List in Sharepoint 2010 and I've created a "related item" which has a link to my master list which is set to unique values (so for each item in my master list there is 0...1 child items). ...
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Make Title Field get its content from a people picker field

I need to create a list of people and the name of the person should be unique field that can be clicked to open the item about that person. In a normal Sharepoint 2010 custom list, the Title field is ...
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Importing external data synchronously into a Sharepoint List

Problem : We need external data to be imported synchronously into a Sharepoint list. The data is located in a MySQL database. The Sharepoint server is setup behind a firewall and no direct connection ...
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When to use List<SPList> vs SPListCollection?

If I have to grab numerous lists which I have the name, URL or Guid of, should I use web.Lists and return the entire SPListCollection or grab the specific ones I need via web.Lists[Guid] and place ...
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Export Large Lists from SharePoint 2007 C#

I want to create a application to export Large Lists to csv in 2007 where the threshold is 2000 items. What is the best approach? i need to export 1.000.000 items in the end. I know when you delete ...
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import large list in sharepoint 2010

I want to import list from another site in sharepoint 2010. What i'm doing so far is: save list as a template import list template to desired sharepoint site Create list based on imported list ...
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List with 1:Many related sub list

I have a list of Projects and I would like each Project to have a several Requirements associated with it. I made a Requirements list, and added a column to the Project list that is a lookup into the ...
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getListItems returning MyTasks not All Tasks

I am creating some customized web services for my client. I needed to fetch all the tasks in a Sharepoint list. I used following code for that: NetworkCredential credentials = new ...
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User Contact List and Lync

I am struggling in creating a contact list. Our company requires a sharepoint contact list so that the details of AD users are shown. It would be great if the online status of users is shown. I think ...
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What are the benefits of grabbing a list by Guid compared to any other way

I know its always best to access a list by its Guid since it won't ever change, compared to accessing a list by Title or Url, but what are the other benefits of grabbing a list by the Guid? There ...
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Is web.Lists[guid] faster then web.GetList(url)

I want to know the fastest way to access a list. Would it be: SPWeb web = site.RootWeb; SPList activityListFromUrl = web.GetList("/Lists/ActivityList"); or: ...
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List with hierarchy

I want to create a list with tasks, subtasks of these tasks, etc. It should also be possible to add new tasks to a specific level in the hierarchy. The only thing I could find is the Managed Metadata ...
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Add collapsible container to newForm

I'd like to create a custom NewForm/EditForm for adding list items. There are currently ~50 fields that can be filled out, and I would like to add some sort of collapsible container - or maybe an ...
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Constraints on viewing list items

Suppose there's a top-secret list (inherits its restrictions from its parent) that contains records that were created earlier by different users. There are several groups with rights to administer, ...
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Adding choices to NewItemForm

I've got an application that contains a custom list. I'm using the default NewItemForms to create new Items. One filed of the form is a select/combobox. now I want to set the choices of the select ...
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Hide “Workspace” column on new and edit form for existing calendar event

How can I hide a field called 'Workspace' from Calendar: New Event or Edit Existing Event?
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Indexing sharepoint lists with ps

I would like to index a column in a list with powershell. I have a problem, when i retrieve the list how can i set what field should be put to index? Is there a special command, can anyone provide me ...
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Caml query returning multiple lists

Trying to load a list from library containing two files. The following code when tested in CamlBuilder it is returning single row according to the filename selected. But in the program it is returning ...
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How can I create a column with the “linked to item” option in my custom view?

I have a custom job that creates a view. In my custom view I want to display the column with the "linked to item type". Please guide.. Thanks in advance
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$Created_x0020_Date.ifnew what are the rules

I have the following coming back when I look at the xml for my view: $Created_x0020_Date.ifnew This indicates if an item is new or not. What are the rules in determining if an item is new or not? A ...
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programmatically list validation

I'm looking for a way to implement programmatically vallidation for NewListItems/EditListItems. One way I found was: to use the ListEvents and Validate on ItemAdding / ItemEditing. But instead of a ...
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External wcf (Soap/rest) datasource to external content type

I'm looking for a way to use an external datasource (WCF SOAP or REST) and include the results in a list. Using the External Content Type directly for a WCF service does not work, as I get a XML error ...
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Associate workflow with list template

We have workflow which enables creator of list item to edit it later. Is it possible to associate workflow with certain list templates, so when user creates new instance of such list, workflow is ...
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Can you assign your own GUID for a list?

I am trying to assign my own GUID to a list I am creating but am having difficulties. Currently I am creating the list with the code: site.Lists.Add(CONFIGURATION_LIST_NAME, ...
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SharePoint 2007 alerts

is it possible to cretae alert in calendar list for: The person that created the meeting (item) will automatically receive notification when there is a change?
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Enable style button on ribbon in SP 2010 edit list form

I am trying to add custom styles to a wysiwyg editor field in a SharePoint list. I have tried adding in the prefix .ms-rteStyle-xxxxx (xxxxx being the style name). This still doesnt seem to get ...
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Get Url of List, with all items

I created a document library by code, and I need to return the URL of the All Items page. I tried this, but its not what I am looking for SPList oSPList = ...
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SharePoint 2010 Restrict List Types by Role

We have a requirement that members of a specific group should only be allowed to create discussion forums while administrators should be able to create any type of list/library. Any advice on how to ...
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How to Sort “Change View” List Drop-down

On a list item, on the Browse tab, you have the drop-down to select a view. My issue is, this list is ordered by the view's creation time. I would like it to be alphabetically. If you looks at ...
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Want to set a List's FormField value via Javascript, but how do I identify the textbox?

I've got a List in SP2010 and am trying to update a value with a little javascript and I'm not sure what I ought to be doing. I've set the default List Form WebPart to false, and added a custom list ...
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How to read an User field value for a list item

I've got a content type that contains a filed of the type user. When I want to read the ListItem I just get a string containing the users name instead of a object which contains Name, Username, E-Mail ...
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Multiple ListItem Owner

I need to create a List that contains multiple listitems. Each listitem should have 2 autors, or 2 persons wich have permissions to change the item. The users who are allowed to change the items are ...
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Document Library Permissions being bypassed when using “Open with Windows Explorer”

SharePoint 2007 Document Library has permissions set for user A to "Read". User A is able to go to Actions -> Open in Windows Explorer and delete files. This seems like a very large security loop ...
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Same custom button on 2 totaly different lists

Is it possible to have just the same custom button, show on 2 totaly different lits? Because when i use the same type for the lists TemplateType="10777" then the list have the same fields. So i need ...