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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 ...
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ProcessBatchUpdate has no effect

I have an application I am working on that uses an Event receiver to propagate metadata to a document library. I am trying to use SPWeb.ProcessBatchUpdate to copy the metadata back. my code looks like ...
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Programmatically get port 80 Web Application Default URL for Farm?

How would I programmatically get the port 80 Web Application Default URL for the Farm?
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How do i “Refresh” each site collection's permissions?

My network admin have deactivated a lot of users from the Active Directory, and recreated them using the same username but with a different OU, Now the SP 2010 does not recognize these users or their ...
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Track users opening files from the farm?

Our internal auditors have made a request to produce a regular report that shows when users access certain files. With this in mind I was wondering - is there a way in the object model or otherwise ...
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TimerJob editing workflow and web config - Consuming external webservice

I have a list that is attached to a workflow (State machine, VS2010, SP2010). There is an OnWorkflowItemChanged activity that will check if a column of the list has been changed. If it changed, it ...
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Accessing the version on an SPFolder

Within a Document Library with versioning turned on, I noticed that if I create a folder and "View Properties" that there is a "Version: 1.0" that is listed as a property along with "Created By", etc. ...
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Ghostable via Object Model

Is it possible to set a file as Ghostable/GhostableInLibrary via the Server Object Model? I don't see any properties on SPFile that seem to fit the bill. I know you can do this via an XML module, but ...
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How can I programmatically upload video( using video url of external sites ..eg.youtube) into Asset Library in SharePoint 2013 using obejct model?

My question is: How can I programmatically upload video( using video url of external sites ..eg.youtube) into Asset Library in SharePoint 2013 using obejct model? Please advise. Regards Sunny
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Adding extension methods to SharePoint types

Heads up, this is very much a beginner question. My SharePoint experience is primarily with working with SharePoint designer and powershell. I've never touched Visual Studio or anything to use custom ...
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Approving document library items from Object model in WSS 2.0

What is the correct way to approve an item in WSS 2.0 through the object model? I have some code that was recently modified to auto approve items that met certain criteria by another developer. That ...
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Best way of customizing SharePoint List forms

What is the best way of customizing SharePoint List forms(NewForm, Edit form, Display form). Application page - object model Visual web part - object model SharePoint Designer 2010 - ECMA script ...
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where i can find trace for item.systemupdate()

I am working on a project which was initially developed by someone else. few of my list items are getting updated but i am not getting anything in version history. I believe that some schedule job is ...
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Longest practical filter for an alert

Environment: SP2010 Enterprise SP1, Server/SQL 2008 R2, VS2012 When building alerts through object model, what is the longest or most complex CAML filter that can be applied to them? Can they be as ...
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To deploy page layout with feature at the same time of adding content type, the content type Id issue

First let me describe my situation: Now I'm using object model to add two content types (inheriting Pages content type) using the FeatureActivating methode in the Feature Receiver. in the same ...
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powershell - The user does not exist or is not unique

When I try to add user/group using SharePoint OM or Power Shell script I'm getting the following error. In this example S-9-9044-V is an AD Group. The user does not exist or is not unique $web ...
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Distinguish Event Receiver Firing From Web UI or From Code

Think of some event receiver methods like ItemAdded, ItemDeleted etc. How can I detect in my event receiver code if the item adding/deleting is being triggered from the web UI or from the object ...
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SharePoint Data Modelling Tool

I plan to develop a data model for a SharePoint application that we would like to bid out for development. Is there a data modelling tool that is preferred to be used with SharePoint, like it can ...
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Stale QuickLaunch after SPWeb.Title update and Redirect

Thanks for taking a look. I have a text box and a button on a SharePoint aspx page which will update the current SPWeb's title. The control then redirects the user to a different .aspx page in the ...
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Accessing LookupFieldValue throws error

I have a lookup field on a list (header) that looks up values on the same list. I am trying to read the value out of that lookup with this code: using (SPSite site = new SPSite (mySite.ID)) { ...
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To Dispose or Not to Dispose - IDisposable Passed as Function Parameter

If an IDisposable SharePoint object is passed into a function, does an explicit Dispose() call need to be made on it? Example: public void TheCallingFunction() { SPSite site = SPContext.Current....
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How check if a site (not site collection) has sub sites in it? [Object Model]

I am trying to figure out a way to check if a Site inside a Site Collection has sub sites in it. To get sites inside a site collection, we can use the below code. foreach (SPWeb siteobject in ...
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Move discussion list to another discussion list

How to move a discussion list with all its messages to another discussion list maintaining the proper tree structure of the messages(replies)??
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Unable to seperate normal and hidden folder such as “Forms” [SPFolder Object Model ]

While performing certain task in a console application, i am unable to separate normal folder and hidden ones such as "Forms","FormServerTemplates" etc. I am using SPFolder in the obejct model. I have ...
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Getting Library contents along with Folder structure [Console application using Object Model]

I am developing a console application which will get all the files in a document library and copy it to a particular location on system. I was successful in retrieving all the files within the library....
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How to update a deployed content-type?

I created a content-type and applied it inside a document library. Now, if I go to the conent-type gallery and delete one of the fields, and then go back to the library and view the available columns,...
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SPListItemCollection.EnsureListItemsData seems to deadlock

I'm trying out multithreading with the SP2010 Object Model and I've run into some weirdness. My application currently does the following: Opens an SPSite and uses AllWebs.WebsInfo to build a Guid[] ...
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how to open version history using SPSecurityTrimmedControl

I am using SPSecurityTrimmedControl to view version history of list for users who have more than read permissions like this <.SharePoint:SPSecurityTrimmedControl ID="SPSecurityTrimmedControl1" ...
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I cant hide the Title field programatically

I am trying to hide the Title field so it does not appear in add/edit forms. I am using web templates. The title is hidden in the sitecollection but not in any of its sub sites. Below is my code. ...
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Enable-Feature powershell-command in object model

How to do Enable-SPFeature equievalent in object model. I want to enable some features (lists) in my publishing site in event receiver. For example: Enable-SPFeature announcementslist -url ...
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Cannot remove file <x>. Error Code: 16388

I've written a tool top copy/paste/delete files accross site collections and then remove the original version from the recycle bin. The method to copy the files is: public bool ...
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How do I obtain the SPWorkflow object in the event receiver?

I have a workflow event receiver which is handling the WorkflowStarted and WorkflowCompleted events. I need to obtain references to the workflow list item and the workflow object to do some additional ...
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How to update one list from another, element by element

I want to update some changes in one list from another. The second list should have details of first list. First list has got elements: Contract | Worker | Day Start | Day Stop | ...
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Sandboxed Solution to create a Document Library and enabling manual declartion as record

I need to create a SharePoint Feature, when activated needs to create a Document Library and then enable the manual declaration as record. Following is the code which is working fine in a Console ...
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Checking SharePoint Uptime Remotely

I was wondering how people have gone about programatically checking if SharePoint is still available? I use the following now to check it, but it relies on the SharePoint object model and must run on ...
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Invalid URI when trying to empty recycle bin

Based on this question I wrote the following in my class for emptying the recycle bin: public static void EmptyRecycleBinItem(string siteCollection, string originalLocation, string filename) { ...
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What permissions are required to access SPSite.Usage?

I am using the SPSite.Usage property in the object model to get statistics on the size of a site collection in SharePoint 2010. With my own user account being a farm administrator, site collection ...
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Is there a way to only clear a specific item from the recycle bin?

I know I can empty the recycle bin for a site collection with the following: public static bool EmptyRecycleBin(string siteCollection) { try { using (...
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PowerShell version of SPWebapplication.FormDigestSettings.Enabled?

Does some one know the PowerShell equivalent version of the following SharePoint object model code: SPWebapplication.FormDigestSettings.Enabled = false;
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Copying items from one list in one site to another in another site?

I have a class that I've been working on to allow me to move items in SharePoint, whilst retaining meta data. The class is as follows: public class Lists { /// <summary> /// ...
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Deleting a SharePoint User Profile remotely

Can anyone tell me how to delete a SharePoint user profile remotely? I don't see a way to do this using SharePoint Web Services or User Profile Services. The following code works fine when run on ...
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List item attachments not showing up when accessed through the object model

I've got some list items which have manually attached (through the web interface) files and need to access these files on server-side. Whenever I look at SPListItem.Attachments though, it always shows ...
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How to create sites taking values from database

In one interview, interviewer asked this question. I have one table in sql server database which contains the Title and its id(int). Now I want to retrieve those values from database and based on the ...