Remote event receivers work similarly to regular event receivers except that remote event receivers handle events that occur when an app for SharePoint is on a different system from its host web application.

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Determine if Field has changed in Remote Event Receiver

I've looked everywhere for help on this and can't find anything. So hopefully I get a good answer from you guys. I'm trying to detect if a Multi User field has changed from within my Remote Event ...
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Remote Event Receiver in Hostweb

I have a Farm Solution that management is pushing to be ported to the App Model. This Farm solution has a Custom Action which, when configured, dynamically attaches a ListItem Event Receiver to the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Remote Event Recievers - How Reliable?

It is business critical for us that Remote Event Receivers DO fire, however Microsoft do not guarantee they will (Confirmed to us by Microsoft after raising this issue on a support ticket). What we ...
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Remote Event Receiver is not getting triggered from Quick Edit view

I have adding , updating event on a list along with added and updated. Everything works fine with new form and update form. But I switch to Quick edit , RER is not getting triggered. Is it something ...
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Remote Event Receiver Error Message Displayed on New Page

In SharePoint Online, I have a remote event receiver returning an error message for an ItemUpdating event on two different sites in two different site collections. In one site, the error message is ...
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CSOM send email with attachment

I need to send list item attachment via email whenever someone add an item to list. I am unable to send email with attachment. using SendGrid of azure as CSOM send email utility does not support ...
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Prevent folder creation in SharePoint Online (SharePoint 2013) (including Explorer view)

I am new to SharePoint programming and I found this online: https://tjendarta.wordpress.com/2014/02/04/prevent-creating-folder-in-sharepoint-document-library-and-list/ It appears to be from ...
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SharePoint Online RER, how to access properties of a Microsoft.sharepoint.client.file?

I have a ItemAdded remote event receiver for a document library in the host web. Event receiver works fine. However I would like to access the properties of the file object. (Would like to see the ...
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SharePoint Online - Copy SharePoint List Items from multiple Subsites to a main site

I have a SharePoint site "Test", in which i have a Custom List "Test1 List". I also have a few Sub sites for the Test site and each subsite has a custom list associated with it (For example, Test2 ...
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When to use Server side event receivers Versus using Remote event receivers?

I read a long article about two types of event receivers inside SharePoint server 2013:- Server side event receivers (available inside SP 2013 & SP 2010) Remote event receivers(available inside ...
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Invite an external user from Person or Group column?

I am creating a remote event receiver that makes sure a custom list with users (Person or Group column) are syncronized with some SharePoint groups. This is SharePoint Online. I would like to also ...
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Provision/Upload file from sharepoint 2013 App to host web

I have a module in my app named IframeListener. Under this module I have a .js file. Now I want to upload this file to a library of my host web. My event receiver code goes below: private void ...
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Remote Event Receivers in SharePoint Online

Can a remote event receiver be attached to a custom content type in SharePoint Online?
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Remote Event Receivers not firing in case of Service to Service authentication scenario using Azure AD

I have created a SharePoint app(Add in) with a RemoteEventReceiver subscribed to Item Added Event on a custom list. After installing app in office 365 I can log into portal and add item to list and it ...
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Developing a provider-hosted app which contains remote event receiver on a local client

I develop a provider-hosted app for our SharePoint 2013 on-premise environment, which has an app installed event receiver. Is there any way to develop an app, which includes event receivers on a ...
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Can I use a remote event receiver on a non-app custom list in SharePoint Online?

Is it possible to associate/register a remote (provider-hosted) event receiver with a custom list that is not part of a provider-hosted app (e.g. the list is on a site, but is not within an app)? If ...
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Generate notification subscriptions in external LOB?

Looking at the External events and alerts in SharePoint 2013 article, the flow for subscribing to notifications from an external LOB is as follows: User requests a subscription for notifications. ...
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SharePoint Online Event Receiver not always firing?

Hello, I have an event receiver set up on a list in SharePoint online. I have a provider-hosted SharePoint Add-In running in Azure, which hosts a remote event receiver service that is called when an ...
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Remote event receiver IIS website Anonymous access

For On-premise environment high-trust app - We are creating a remote event receiver and handling the "App Installed" and "App uninstalling" events. When we try to install the app it fails with the ...
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Remote Event Receiver on Project Online

I am using a simple Provider-Hosted app containing Remote Event Receiver. The event receiver triggers when you create a sub site. It adds some lists on the newly created sub site. I have deployed it ...
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Can not add value in List property bag using CSOM

I have saved value in list property bag from provider hosted using CSOM code: list.Context.Load(list.RootFolder); list.Context.ExecuteQuery(); var properties = list.RootFolder.Properties.FieldValues; ...
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SharePoint 2013 event receiver error

I am currently working on a SharePoint online project. My code generates 6 documents in 6 different document libraries along with other metadata. When I save data to a List, the event receiver fires ...
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Remote Events — ItemEventProperties.BeforeProperties is always empty?

I am playing around with Provider Hosted Apps and Remote Event Receivers to see how everything works. I have a Provider Hosted App set up with the SharePoint component in SharePoint Online, and the ...
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Debugging remote event receiver - no context token

I am trying to use the MS supplied BasicDataOperations provider hosted app to play around with and learn about remote event receivers. I was following the instructions from this blog post by Chris O'...
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The type '*', provided as the Service attribute value in the ServiceHost directive, or provided in the configuration element could not be found

I have created my provider hosted app and successfully debugged it locally and it works perfect, its ready for the test environment But when I deploy it to Azure I have this error in the Web service: ...
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Can't delete remote event receiver using custom code

I created an app for SharePoint Online that attach a ListAddedEvent to a site, and brake permissions on a specific folder, when a document library is created. the code: using System; using System....
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Do event receivers fire when list items are added or updated using REST or CSOM

I want to know if an event reciever fires when a list item is added or updated using REST or CSOM. Can anyone help me with this and give me a correct direction and an example so that I can get my ...
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ItemAdding event firing, but nothing is happening. SharePoint Hosted App

I'm trying to learn Remote Event Receivers and I'm having issue getting any results from the event. The event is an ItemAdding event on an announcement list. Public Function ProcessEvent(ByVal ...
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How to make validation in a remote event receiver - ItemAdding

I have a Remote Event Receiver on the ItemAdding event of a list called clients. Everytime a new list item is created a new subsite is created. However I want to make a validation, if site already ...
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How to get value in item adding on a remote event receiver for a taxonomy field?

I have the following code which returns me a value like this: "1;#empresa1|6507d102-8c2c-4072-b8bc-c4c67636e091" The value I am interested in its: empresa1 Is there anyway I can get it in an ...
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Remote Event Receiver is not being triggered

I have a list called clients, when a new item is added to the list a new sub site should be created. I created an Azure Service Bus and copy pasted the ACS connection string for debugging. I can ...
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listAdded Remote Event Receiver

I’m trying to work according to code in http://tinyurl.com/list-rer For some reason the event is not caught. I did manage to catch ItemAdded event using System; using System.Collections.Generic; ...
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is there a way to remove all permissions from a folder using remote event receiver?

Is there a way to programmatically to find if an item that has been added to a document library is a folder through a remote event receiver? I want to remove all permissions when a folder is been ...
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SharePoint Remote Event Receivers not working on local environment

I have configured SharePoint Foundation 2013 to work on my local env (SQL machine + server with SP installed and VS to deploy/debug). In order to test apps I have created certificate for high trust ...
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Remote receivers debugging using azure service bus does not work

After i published app (not sure if related) to app o365 catalog (not store) i cannot debug app installed (or uninstalling) receivers using azure service bus anymore. I even tried removing remote ...
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App Installed Event Receiver -> Access Denied

I am using AppInstalled event receiver to create a list in host web and then breaking its role inheritance. The list is created successfully but I am getting "Access Denied" while breaking role ...
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ItemUpdating event is not being triggered

In my AppInstalledEvent I created 2 RERS, one for ItemAdded and another one for ItemUpdating. The first one is being called when I hit the breakpoint, however the second one the breakpoints are never ...
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Get before properties in ItemUpdated event via CSOM in a RER

Can I get the before properties in item updated? I need to check if a field changed its value, between the previous and the new value in a RER with CSOM. The following code tell me the ...
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How to get absolute previous url in event receiver?

I have a root site list which I am displaying on several sub-sites using CQWP based on a custom filter and entering the list values from sub-sites itself to the root site list. So I am trying to ...
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Remote Event Receiver not firing on App List (or any list)

I am trying to create a Remote Event Receiver for whenever an item is adding. I can't debug it as I have read that debugging Remote Event Receivers requires (Amongst other things) SharePoint 2013 ...
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remote event receiver webprovisioned not firing

Following is my code to have webprovisioned event receiver but nothing happened, it seems it is not firing at all. the AppEventReceiver file EventReceiverDefinitionCreationInformation ...
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Deploying a Self-Hosted SharePoint 2013 App with Remote Event Receiver to Microsoft SharePoint Office 365

I created a small SharePoint app for testing deployment of a simple list and content type. There is also a Remote Event Receiver to run some code when the app is installed. I'm using Visual Studio ...
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Project server Remote Event Handler

So I've added a .svc file that implements IProjectEventReceiverRemote to my provider/auto hosted SharePoint app. And I've registered this following this example http://www.ro.umt.com/blog/2013/08/01/...
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Cannot Cancel ItemAdding Silently in Remote Event Receiver

I want the following code to prevent adding any file to a library and silently continue with no error. However when an item is adding and I cancel the result with the CancelNoError flag SharePoint ...
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“Specified Method Not Supported” Linq Query to return Event Receivers

I am developing remote event receiver to a SharePoint Online tenant and noticed that with each deployment a new Event Receiver is added to the web. So on the app installed event I want to find all ...
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Remote event receiver setting LastModifiedBy to “SharePoint Program”

I have a Remote Event Receiver, on a list, that fires every time an item is updated, and it works fine. However the Last modified by-field on the item is set to SharePoint program. I have tried ...
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How to stop execution after exception in ExecuteQuery

I have a Remote Event Receiver attached to a list on my SP web and code that then runs on the ItemUpdated event: var web = clientContext.Web; var site = clientContext.Site; var list = web.Lists....
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Using Remote event receiver on list item adding create SPGroup in Autohosted App

I am trying to create remote event receiver on the list which is created in my app. I want to create SharePoint group when I add item in the list. I have questions like: Is it possible to create ...
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Remote Event Receiver on updated will be fired multiple time

If someone ever had a similar experience, i'm trying to update word document in the document library and the problem is that my ItemUpdated is triggered multiple times. I think that last clientContext....
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Determine Document Set sub folders in ItemAdded Remote Event Receiver

I am building an ItemAdded Remote Event Receiver that is attached to a Document Library which contains a content type derived from the Document Set. The Document Sets are configured to deploy sub-...