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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 = ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 update with some changes one list from another. The secand 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 ...
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Adding Document to a record library programmatically

I have a requirement, where I need to upload a document like invoice report to a record library programatic. I have used the same code as uploading document to a normal document library. Now the ...
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How to add specific SharePoint Group to List permission with c#?

using (SPSite site = (SPSite)properties.Feature.Parent) { using (SPWeb web = site.OpenWeb()) { if (web != null) { web.AllowUnsafeUpdates = true; SPList list = ...
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What is UpdateListCompleted and why isn't it documented?

I've been messing around with the SharePoint List web service and I came across an event called UpdateListCompleted. I thought this might be of some use for the project I am working on so I ...
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Need Sharepoint like modal pop-up window

I need to show Sharepoint 2010 like pop-up window when clicked on a link in grid view. Once the modal pop-up displayed and user selected the Save button data base should be updated with given values ...
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Save MasterPage to file system is not bringing Webpart data

I am saving some masterpages to the file systems in some build scripts to automate the process of building deployment packages. This is what I am using to save the masterpages and layouts: using ...
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Server side equivalent of this Client Object Model code?

I have the following javascript: SP.ListOperation.Selection.getSelectedItems(); And I'm wondering if there is a Server Side Object Model equivalent to this that I could use in Page Load? The ...
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Possible to use the object model to push content across two different web applications?

I've been able to use the object model to move list items between sites in the same site collection, but I'm wondering if I can use it to move list items between two different web applications on ...
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difference between non-/ shared scopes

can someone point out for me the difference between shared scopes and non-shared scopes? I think one difference is that shared scopes are available in all site-collections, whereas non-shared scopes ...
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Adding column in Status indicator

I have requirement that adding one more field in the Status indicator list view programmetically.is there way to extend the Staus indicator list using programmetically?.How can i acheive this? Any ...
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SharePoint 2007 : How to sign out user?

I've an application build on SharePoint 2007 platform, the problem is in Mozilla FireFox, the sign out button does not successfully sign out the current login user, I believe SharePoint 2007 is not ...
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What are “unsafe updates” for list items?

In the SharePoint 2010 server-side object model the SPWeb Class has a property "AllowUnsafeUpdates". What are unsafe updates in connection to list item changes? How are they to be delt with in code? ...
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Automatically add a folder (document set) by code (generating the name also by code, without the user inputting the name)

I want to know if it’s possible to write en Event Receiver in VB for automating the creation of a document set: the user only click “new document set” and then the code generates the document set with ...
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how to programetically get the type (TemplateType) of a Library using the item url

Imagine if you have image url which is existing within a site collection in Sitecollectionimages library: testserver/Sitecollectionimages/image.jpg How can I get the TemplateType (which kind of ...
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Common XML file for a SharePoint farm enviroment

We have create a object model DLL and display some result on based upon XML file stored on physical disk on dev box its working fine. Issue with our production enviroment is that we have four server ...
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In which situation use SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges with superusertoken?

i have given permission only read only to Users Group.so there are not access to see listitem or any list. i have create application page with SPGridview with bind listitem. this page access by this ...
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Dispose issue when working with content types

I am seeing an issue with un-disposed SPRequest objects in the ULS logs when i work with content types in the object model. My code is as follows (in previous methods run as part of this request, the ...
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What are the largest and smallest values that can be stored in an SPFieldDateTime?

What it says on the tin, basically! I assumed it's the same as a regular .NET DateTime struct, but whenever I try to store 01-Jan-0001 (smallest DateTime value), I get an error. Can't find it on MSDN ...