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SPLimitedWebPartManager.Dispose() vs SPLimitedWebPartManager.Web.Dispose()

SPLimitedWebPartManager references SPWeb object internally and implements IDisposable interface, therefore we need to dispose it explicitly. As I understand, we need to dispose its internal SPweb ...
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web.GetList(“Lists/TestList”) throws FileNotFound exception

I have the following code in my application. It is throwing FileNotFound exception at `web.GetList("Lists/TestList") This list exists and I am able to get the list from ...
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Get Web Application Using Name in SharePoint 2013

I am using the following code to get the Web Application object in SharePoint 2013. But this is causing some performance issues. Does anyone know of a better approach? Please help. SPWebApplication ...
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Can we distribute SharePoint DLLs with our application

Is my understanding of following page correct that we can distribute Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.dll and Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Runtime.dll with our application? Like we reference these DLLs in ...
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SharePoint search Client Object Model and Server Side Object Model

So I have two Console Search which I am testing out the usage of SharePoint Search Models via visual studio 2013. I encountered an issue where EnablePhonetic and EnableNicknames does not really work ...
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SharePoint get field value as text

For JSOM we have a great method called get_fieldValuesAsText that returns formatted field value. The same value as user can see it in the list. I am really supprised that I can't find anything like ...
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Possibility of memory leaks in this code block

I have a tool using a similar code block as follows. private void createDiscussions() { SPWeb newCommunitySite = null; try { using (SPSite site = new ...
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Deleting items in object-model

How to add a new item to SharePoint list in server object-model using C#. This is my code and I want to delete just one item using listBox SPWeb web = SPContext.Current.Web; ...
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Adding items in server object-model

How to add a new item to SharePoint list in server object-model using C#. This is my code and I want to add items using textboxes SPWeb web = SPContext.Current.Web; ...
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Get the title of the item in detailed view (JavaScript)

When I click on an item in a list I get to the detailed view. There I need the title of this item. I could find it in the title of the page (when you look on the tab of your browser) but I think it's ...
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Applying Layout to Default Homepage Using Object Model

I've This Code to Add Page from Page Layout using (SPSite site = new SPSite(w.Url)) { using (SPWeb web = site.OpenWeb()) { PublishingSite pSite = new ...
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item[“Created By”] - How can I just get the name of the user without their ID?

I'm retreiving a series of details from an item using the following (cut down to only include Created By to make this easier to read): public List<FacilitiesEntity> FetchItems(string siteName, ...
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Retrieving All Sub Site with Sharepoint Object Model Error

My code: using System; using System.Web; using System.Collections.Generic; using System.Linq; using System.Text; using System.Threading.Tasks; using Microsoft.SharePoint.Client; using ...
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showing data in custom asp.net from sharepoint 2013(document libs/lists)

What would be best approach to show docs or list in an asp.net page from SharePoint 2013 on premises? I would like to show documents and lists. Which one is better CSOM,Odata? With document libraries ...
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Using CopyTo() and MoveTo() to copy or move files within the same site collection

I have a Sharepoint deployment with the following hierarchy : http://myserver.com:23456/ - SiteCollection as well as root site. http://myserver.com:23456/Archive - An archive site within the site ...
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Copy list item from Prod to Dev using Powershell or Server Object model

I'm looking for the best way, either throught Powershell or the Object Model, to copy a list item from Production to Dev. The lists are identical, I just have one item that is causing an error in an ...
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SPWeb.GetListItem behavior

I am currently trying to retrive a Sharepoint item given it's URL. The URL would be an absolute URL or a relative URL. To achieve this, I am using the SPWeb.GetListItem(string url) method. I observed ...
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How to understand SharePoint's “All Files” folder structure?

When I open SharePoint Designer, I can usually depend on using the "All Files" tab to find what i need. But I've never really understood what this thing is. I can't seem to find a similar file ...
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Is there a way to use the same method to read both an SPListItem object and SPListItemVersion object

I'm using SP2010 Server with C# for development. I'm currently writing a method that will read a couple of values from each version in a document's history. Ideally I'd like to use the same method ...
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Object Model List all users with full control on a sub site in SharePoint 2013?

If I have a sub site URL and a user with Site Admin, can I list all users in that sub site that have Full Control at that level? Any C# code sample?
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remove column from showing up in document properties

Which property in the object model do I use to tell an SPField not to show up in the document properties in Office integration? I tried ShowInEditForm but that didn't work. i want my Status column to ...
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How do I use the object model to update quota values?

Reading this doc I'm confused by the following paragraph: If you change the values for a quota template, those changes apply only to new site collections to which you apply the template. ...
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Query user details using employee ID

Is there a way to fetch user details from user profile service using employee ID?
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Add file to subsite with C# knowing only URL?

I would like to use C# to add a file to a library in a subsite. I believe SPWeb will only reference the site I am on. In an ItemAdded eventreceiver, I want to use something like SPFolder ...
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SharePoint App VS Object Model

For designing solutions I am confused with whole Apps concept in 2013. What is Microsoft's guidance for when to use a SharePoint app and when to go for a traditional client or server object model ...
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TermSetItem.Terms does not load properly?

I am attempting to write a PowerShell script to extract taxonomy entries from one environment to import them into another. I'm running into a problem where one of my Term Sets' Terms property is not ...
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problem getting date time

I am using the CSOM in javascript. I have a list which contains 3 text types and 2 date types. When I use: var listEnumerator = this.listItems.getEnumerator(); var collection = ...
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count items in a list javascript CSOM [duplicate]

I am wanting to count the number of items in my list. Using CSOM in javascript I have tried it but my code doesn't work. Where am I going wrong. Here is my code: var clientContext = new ...
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getting data from a list sharepoint object model CSOM javascript

I have a list which I want to get information from using javascript. It doesn't show the list just certain things like how many items in the list. I am completely new to sharepoint so don't have a ...
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Programmatically retrieve the MySite URL of user

Let's say that we have the SPUser object of current user - how do I programmatically retrieve his mysite URL path, for example "mydomain:8080/personal/saltarski"? Currently I do it through string ...
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Get absolute URL to listitem's default display form

I need to have an absolute URL of a listitem's display form - currently I do it the following way: On http://example.com/: item.ParentList.ParentWeb.Url.TrimEnd('/') //"http://example.com" + "/" + ...
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PowerShell command to get list of documents where users x and y has permissions?

I would like to get a list of documents where user x and y has permissions. Can someone help me? I would like to do it in either PowerShell or C# code.
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Add attachment to Outlook from SharePoint Library

We have a requirement to send Emails from SharePoint with attachments from Document Library. We have been able to achieve this. But now the requirement is client want to open outlook and add ...
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Getting spuser from multiple types of information

If this sounds confusing it's because I'm al little confused on it myself. Basically I have an application (originally written by someone else but never finished) that needs to perform various actions ...
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How to programatically determine if 2013 running in '14 compatibility mode' (SP 2010)

How can you programmatically determine if a site collection is running in '14 compatibility mode' (so it looks like SharePoint 2010)?
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Files.Add fails for users with Contribute

I am using the object API to upload files. In paticular I am doing this.. SPFile file = list.RootFolder.Files.Add(filename, fileStream, author, author, DateTime.Now, DateTime.Now); The problem is ...
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Difference between GUID and UniqueId

What is the difference between GUID and UniqueId? They are both globally unique ids and from the client side we can see they are not the same: ctx = new SP.ClientContext(); web = ctx.get_web(); list ...
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SharePoint Online: Getting Current User Information

What is the best way to get the current users information. With the UserProfileService unavailable in SharePoint Online what would be the best method for getting a users information. Client was ...
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Transfer Multiple people picker column's value from one site to another

I have a column of multiple people picker called Likes in 2007 sharepoint site which stores n number of people. Now i want to programmatically transfer it's content to sharepoint 2010 site. Problem ...
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Programmatically get the central administration site SPWeb using server object model

Like in the title - is there a method of getting it without supplying the URL?
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How to create 2 level left navigation with code

I need to create a function which will build 2 level left navigation programmatically. Function should take name/title and url. Can some body show me how to create using SPNavigation or any other SP ...
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Setting permissions on a folder

2010, c# server object model I'm trying to programmatically assign permissions to specific folders in a document library (see my original post here) but I'm hung up on selecting a folder as an ...
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Needed help to build caml Query with multiple <And>

I am getting a query from list view by view.Query i got the following <QUERY> <GroupBy Collapse="TRUE" GroupLimit="100"><FieldRef Name="AlertGrp" /></GroupBy> ...
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2010 - SPFolderCollection not updating with new items

2010 Enterprise, VS2012, c# server-side Here's the situation: I have a method that gets an SPFolderCollection object from a document library. It then loops through the list checking for a specific ...
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Programatically adding All Authenticated Users

I want to give all authenticated users read access to a list (that stores some configuration for a feature). "All Authenticated Users" is a special concept in SharePoint, but the implementation ...
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SPFolderCollection valid index arguments

SharePoint 2010, c# server object model, VS2012 Long story short, I'm trying to fetch a folder of a document library, create a new folder in it from an array of names, then fetch the new folder via ...
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SPList.GetItems(SPList.DefaultView) returns only visible items

WSPList.GetItems(SPList.DefaultView) only returns the number of items set to return in throttling settings on the view. I'm aware that I can increase the item limit for the view, but the users are ...
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How to programmatically modify item level permissions prior to first save?

I've got a situation where there are strict permissions requirements on an a list of which I already have written a custom form. The requirement is that upon creation, based on metadata, only certain ...
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SPQuery AppendOnly field returns null

I have a list with an custom append only field for collecting comments from supervisors. When I query the list using SPQuery I always get null back for the value of the append only field. I have ...
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Can I programatically move sites or content between 2007 and 2010?

Using the SharePoint Object Model on a SharePoint 2007 environment and the remote object model to talk to a SharePoint 2010 environment would it theoretically be possible to migrate sites or content ...