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Delete list in Sharepoint 2013 larger than 5000

I have created a sharepoint list in 2013 by importing an access 2013 table which has 7414 records and have set the list to sync with the table held on my local PC. I want to start over again but when ...
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2 client contexts using the same success method

Is there anyway to have 2 client contexts in the same success method like so var clientContext = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var peopleManager = new ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': Cannot complete this action

In my SharePoint 2013 solution (created from visual studio), I created a project that contains all the artifacts form my solution: I put in this project custom fields, custom content types as well as ...
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Migration - Server was unable to save the form at this time

I have copied over the database of SharePoint Standard server to recreate the web application for a new environment. All setup and configuration have successfully been executed and I can see the site ...
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Lists.asmx doesn't return column data when title contains special characters

I'm using the Lists.asmx web service to retrieve list items. When field names contain a "?" character (i.e. "Opinion?"), the data returned for that field is null. The InternalName becomes ...
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Sharepoint list items increase

I have around 50,000 items in sharepoint list . I want to increase the size of the list items to 90,000 . It is ok to have duplicate enteries . How do i do it with minimal time ? Its ok if i paste ...
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How to display item count of specific folder in list

I have a list, which has some columns including title and URL. URL column directs to specific folder related to list item. I want to add one more column in list, which would display items' count of ...
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Strange behavior of Event Recievers on custom list

I read a bunch of threads on social.msdn regarding issues with Event Recievers on custom lists that fires twice, but I’m not sure this is the current problem I have. I have been using SP Manager and ...
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Better way to do employee Directory

Right now I have a simple custom list with username (People lastname (simple text work# (text Home# (text alt email (text I Just realized I could do username (People Lastname (People Display ...
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Copy of a sharepoint list ,with all items

How do i make a copy of an entire list with 500000 millions items ? Can anyone provide me a powershell script or workaround ? I tried renaming the list , but the internal name of list doesnt get ...
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In a SharePoint List I cannot see items that are in a folder

I have a sharepoint list (Not Library), where I am programatically adding in a folder: SPList list = web.Lists[ListID]; SPFolder parent = list.RootFolder; SPFolder child = ...
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Enable Drag&Drop in Overlayed Calendars | SP2010

I'm trying to find a way to enable users to use the standard Sharepoint Calendar Drag&Drop function for overlayed calendars as well. For now, Users can only Drag&Drop events that are in the ...
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Metadata navigation in List View Web Part

I have list and list view web part on a page which points to default view of that list. I have enabled metadata navigation on my list, and my question is: is it possible to show/enable metadata ...
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Get distinct values via mechanism used when clicking “Show Filter Choices” on a Sharepoint list using Javascript

As many other people on this site seem to need, I'd like to get an array (or equivalent) of the distinct values in a field for a list. The canonical way of doing this is to retrieve the entire field ...
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Sharepoint 2013: no attachment column available

I am having the same issue as here, but I have no "list" option in the ribbon, and therefore no "list settings" option. I am working on a list, but I am baffled by why there is no "attachment" column ...
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Custom site column is in the list view, but is missing in newform.aspx

I've created a list programmatically with two site columns (title, name (peoplepicker)) The list show both site columns but when I try to create a new item only the title will show, "name" (people ...
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Powershell - get all default values for a document library

I am attempting to write a powershell script that will iterate through all document libraries and provide me with the default values for specific columns. I am successfully iteration through the ...
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Add New & Edit Form to List via C#

I have a project that needs to associate custom New and Edit forms with list instances. The lists are not part of the project, but the custom forms are. I currently deploy them to ...
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How to count number of finished tasks over total tasks in a sharepoint 2010 list to display in KPI

My problem is this: I need to create a dashboard/kpi in SP2010 that will show the progress of a certain project. The progress should be counted via the number of tasks/milestones completed in the ...
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Can an InfoPath 2010 dropdown be populated by a SP List column with multiple choice values?

I have a list with a column that accepts multiple values (a "choice" type with checkboxes) and wish to display the same available choice options on an InfoPath 2010 form. I'd prefer to accomplish this ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': Object reference not set to an instance of an object: feature receiver error

I cretaed a Visual web part in SP 2013. It needs a SharePoint list. So wrote below code in web part feature receiver. When I deploy the solution I get error says Error occurred in deployment step ...
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How to fix [today] and [now] in a list

I have the following issue: we use a SP list to send information through the steps of the process. On each step somebody adds information into the list, next person receives it, adds his own part of ...
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SharePoint 2007: Calculated column - formula for calculation based on column containing NA

In a SharePoint list, I have 6 numeric columns that can contain numbers in the range (1,4). However, one or all of these columns may contain "NA" value. There is a separate calculated column which ...
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How do I create a list from a template and create all views with Powershell?

I am trying to imitate the process of creating a list from a template in the UI by using a Powershell script. When you create a list from a template with the UI, all of the original list's views are ...
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Is there a way to determine viability of Infopath Fields based on a Sharepoint list?

The idea is, to have a form in which only certain users can see one field. We would have a locked down list that held the UserID's of those who can see the field, and the form would look that up. So ...
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Create multiple alerts for multiple lists at once

Creating an alert to be notified of changes in a list is a 5-6 clicks process in Sharepoint 2013. Our users need to subscribe to 30-40 lists so is there a way to do it "all at once" or somehow reduce ...
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HTML Form filtering with populated drop down

Just want some help knowing the best way to perform the following. I have a HTML Form web part that is filtering a list below it and all is working OK, but what we would like to do is have the ...
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SharePoint 2010 - get list item from search result

I'm using FullTextSqlQuery to search items on specific list. Query returns results properly. Now I'd like to get SPListItem from search results. As I searched Internet, I found couple of examples, but ...
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How to build a contact list?

How to build a sharepoint contact list (name, phone, email, pictures) that automatically syncs with user profile or active directory? Also, can it be where when I input a account and it populates the ...
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Custom Timer Job to pull Oracle Data to update a SharePoint list

I have an issue where I need to pull a daily feed from a oracle db into a SP list. Each day would create a new item in said list. I've been successful in connecting to several databases before ...
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SharePoint 2010 list vew schema - View element

guys, I am trying to understand list schema view. For example AnnouncementsList contains in schema 3 views: <View BaseViewID="0" FreeForm="TRUE" Type="HTML" MobileView="TRUE" ...
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Autofilled columns in list

I have some lists. One with name and some personal info of employees. Next lists contains for example PCs, Phones etc. with column who using this thing. What I want is one sum list, where I will have ...
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SharePoint 2013 Quick Edit Header Issue

I am using Quick Edit view to add data in list. but when i entered more data like more than 10 or 15 then i can not see header of the column. so i need to scroll up the page and again scroll down to ...
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Items And List Tabs In Ribbon Don't Show After Editing Page

In my portal I am running a custom master page. I have an issue, however, that the Items and List tabs don't show (even for admin) until I click in an existing list, in which case the ribbon opens. ...
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Error while opening sharepoint list in datasheetview and exporting to excel

I have a List which is having around 14000 items in it.while opening that list in datasheet view it is giving error . Below is a summary of the issue: After selecting datasheet view : "Cannot ...
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Creating a link between an Excel spreadsheet and a list

I have a query regarding something I’m not sure is possible. Hopefully somebody can tell me whether that is the case or not. We have an Excel document that we issue to suppliers after an audit, ...
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Add and Update Single Item in Sharepoint List via VBA

I am trying to add and/or update single items in a SharePoint list via VBA and I found a similar question: But I have to say that I can only delete items with this code and I am not familiar with ...
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How do you validate a column only if it's new item being added?

I recently added validation to a field which works great. =[Arrival Date]>=TODAY()-5 However, I ran into an issue when an employee is editing an older item to update the "Status" but it's not ...
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Create Calendar view using list definition with visual 2010 (sharepoint 2010)

I'm a newer in sharepoint 2010 .I want to create calendar view for my list definition using list definition. I think i need to do something in schema.xml file, but i can't find any document talk about ...
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Sort List by Popularity

As an organisation we have a discussion board. We also have a list of presentations. There does not seem to be a way to sort either of these by 'popularity' out of the box with Sharepoint. Is there ...
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Pull items from a column in order to populate filter options?

I have a column, participants, which is capable of including any one of 250,000 people. I expect the column to only be populated with 10-15 different names, but as people will join and leave the team, ...
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Return value of the dropdown list rather than text when creating an item

I'm following this example: http://www.martinhatch.com/2013/08/jslink-and-display-templates-part-3-creating-a-custom-editing-interface.html I have a dropdown on the create new item page (external ...
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Creating monthly report of a list

I have a list that gets updated every month and currently any item in the list that is over 5 days of the current day gets deleted. However, now I wanted to keep a record of the list items that get ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Find list elements

We recently migrated our SharePoint installation from a testing/demo setup to our production server, and after much cursing and head scratching we more or less got it work like it used to on the ...
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Error while creating a templated list

I work on different collaborative web portals. I'm using list template with MOSS but I've got an issue. More precisely, I uploaded the .stp file (the template) in the list template gallery, then I'm ...
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What permissions do I need for a user to see all entries in a list where typical users can see only their own submissions?

I have a list where users can create and see their own items, but not other users' items. I, being the site owner, can see all items. How can I give specific users within a Sharepoint Group the ...
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how to deploy a custom list form when the list is created in the feature EventReceiver?

how to deploy a custom list form using Visual Studio 2010, when the list is created in the feature EventReceiver?
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configuring status list using date column, if greater than [date column] status goes red

I am using a status list that is pulling from another sharepoint list, I would like to use a date column labeled "Due Date" and tell the indicator to turn red when the "Due Date" has passed... This ...
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How to retrieve all items from a list by javascript object model and store it to array

I'm new to JavaScript Object Model in SharePoint 2010 and want to get some idea of that. I wrote below code to get all list items of a SharePoint library. This works fine and return all items. But I ...
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Help converting XmlNode to DataSet/DataTable, from SharePoint Web Services, Lists.asmx

This is my first post here, but used this site a lot :) My question is how I can convert an XmlNode, obtained through the Lists.asmx SharePoint web service, to a DataSet / DataTable. The reason I ...