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Adding SPFieldLookup to specific content types in Custom List

I have a custom list that contains a number of custom content types. When a web is provisioned this custom list is provisioned. In addition to custom list is an Asset Library which is will serve ...
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Retrieve reference for list from Lookupfield

I have a sharepoint 2007 and in a document library eventhandler: in ItemUpdating, i would like to be able to retrieve the value by id's from lookupfield. So with other words i have to get the ...
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RichTextField vs NoteField class

I'm about to create a field called details so I was thinking to make it a NoteField then I discoverd RichTextField. And I found out that RichTextField inherits from NoteField which is a text box for ...
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Sharepoint how to add field to list where field with such name already exists?

I have sharepoint list 'Events' with field Location. I am trying to add from web existing field with same internal name from other package. var fields = contentType.ParentWeb.Fields; SPField ...
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owner field value disappears when coping document to another SC

On RootWeb of both site collections I have created same User field (owner). I mean same user field becuase I used same ID (GUID), name and everything. Then I add the field to a content Type and add ...
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SPFieldCollection TryGetFieldByStaticName bug?

I had expected that if TryGetFieldByStaticName succeeds and returns a value, there would be an SPField in the item that has a static name equal to what I used in the TryGet... call, but no? I.e. can ...
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add field directly to a Document library or via a Content Type

What is differents between adding a field (Site column) directly to a document library or via adding the field to a content type and then add this content type to the list? Because fields directly ...
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New SPField shows in the view of my SPList but doesn't appear in any forms (edit, new)

I add a new column to a SharePoint list (the list is built on a content type) like this: SPField textfield = list.Fields.CreateNewField(SPFieldType.Text.ToString(), "new column"); ...
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full name of the user in a User Field

I have a list which among other fields contains a user field, shows domain\username. Is there a way to show full name of the user in a User field?
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ContentType.FieldLinks.Add() issue with hidden and required

I have a feature that does the following in the feature activation Code : Creates a new SiteColumn (Type=Text, Hidden=False and Required =True) Set the french version of the Name (using ...
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Custom Field PropertySchema Type=User

I have a custom field in my SP Project. In my .xml file, I have a propertySchema and a user field inside it. Currently the field does not accept multiple users/groups. How can I change that? I ...
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Problem with visualization SPmenuField in SPGridView

I have created SPGridView and added one SPMenuField as the first column and some BoundFields. Then I added MenuTemplate to the first column. But there are rectangles with white color border (look at ...
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Field required in Content type, but not in my list

I don't know why but when I try to bind a list with my content type, fields having a status to "Required" in my content type are not Required at all in my List. I'm binding the field with this ...
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How to identify if the list field come from web or site col?

I have a following task in sharepoint 2007 to identify if the list fields come from the parent web or site col, this i'm planning to do with a powershell script. So what I want to do is to iterate ...
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How to get rid of a broken SPField? Field is not updatable / deletable

I have a broken field in my site collection that is not updatable / deletable. Every change that I try to make on the field does nothing - the field is in the same state as before. I tried it via UI, ...
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SharePoint OM wont' read item property

I have a list item with one field Classes which is a multiple choice lookup. I want to implement an ASPX page which contains a ListBox which is filled with values from the Classes field. The following ...
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BaseFieldControl in SPControlMode.Display not display correct values

I'm creating my own Display Form based on a view in a webpart. I'm getting the list (Document Library), and view, and then iterating through the fields, and creating a BaseFieldControl and then adding ...
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Changing SPField cause no changes

I try to change an SPField after SPList creation, but I'm not getting any results of that change. using this code: SPField oSPField = oSPList.Fields[new Guid("MyFieldGuid")]; oSPField....
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Custom Field value not visible on a view

I have created a custom field based on SPFieldUrl. What I want, is basically just a normal Url field functionality, but I don't want it to be visible when new item is added to the list (a webpart is ...
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JSOM / REST Modify Field EntityPropertyName

I can't figure out how to modify a SPFieldEntityPropertyName, perhaps it be unachievable using just SharePoint javascript API. JSOM context.web.get_fields() setter methods are: Note: I think ...
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How to add a content type field to a SPList using PowerShell

This the scenario: I have created a new LookupField (Content Type) called MyLookupField which derives from SPFieldLookup as shown below: public class MyLookupField : SPFieldLookup { ... } Here's ...
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How to solve a wrong webId SchemaXml property issue for aWeb/Field

Using the following Schema to provision a Field to currCtx.get_web().get_fields() via webFieldCollection.addFieldAsXml(schemaXML, false, SP.AddFieldOptions.AddToNoContentType) I've made a mistake in ...
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Restrict people and groups to search for in “Assigned To” field

I have a list with an "Assigned To" field which allows to select one user or group. Since I can only choose my restriction between "All Users" or only 1 "Sharepoint Group", I have the following ...
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Efficient way to get all the field (column) values in an array from SharePoint List

I have to get all the field (column) values in an array from a SharePoint list. Right now I am looping through all the items in the list and creating an array. But it is very inefficient if I have ...
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Update List Fields SchemaXML

Hello maybe this is a stupid question but nevertheless I hope you can help me. I try to update the field type of a list field by modifying the fields SchemaXML. This worked for me but now something ...
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do i need two ways to read user fields?

trouble is, the list i'm working with has multiple user fields: one is a Type="User" field the others are Type="UserMulti" with Mult="TRUE". i'm wondering if there is a way to get a ...
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Unable to update RichTextMode from Compatible to FullHtml

As the title says, I am unable to update the RichTextMode property of the Description field on a Calendar List. I am trying to update the field so that it supports "Enhanced Rich Text". Snipp: ...
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List field manipulation based on rules

he following situation: I have got list (List A) with the following fields. Field A ->String Field B-> String Field C →LookUp to another list Field D → Calculated field Field E On creating or ...
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Want to create a navigation bar from list item which redirects to another page or document

Navigation bar should get populated from List items(Hyperlink items) that maps to pages or another document. Share Point 2010
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Create multi user selection field

how could i create a multi user field? <Field ID="{6ec181bb-e64c-40cf-9a77-48c98108e981}" Name="Field" DisplayName="MyUserField" Type="UserMulti" Required="FALSE" Group="myGroup"...
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URL in multiline column

I've got a List and a Document Library. Both have their own content types. In those content types is a site column, a multiline one with Rich Text. In this column, I'm coding a simple link with html ...
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How to find the lists which are using custom columns in MOSS 2007 environment at web app level using powershell?

I have deployed a solution which creates a custom column/field to the entire web app. But the solution doesn't contain any features. Now I want to find the lists where that custom column is used. ...
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Check if required fields are filled or not in SPList programmatically

I want to check if required field in SharePoint list is filled with data or not? Which method or property should i use?
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Sharepoint COM: Field or property * does not exist after type conversion

I am working on a visual web part of SP 2013 Server that allow user to change the list column properties. Everything goes fine. The error is: when I change the column type, it was successfully updated,...
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Creating a Calculated Date Field with embedded double quotes

I have been provisioning a load of Site Colummns with PowerShell . I am however, having a lot grief with a calculated field spField.Formula = "=TEXT(DATE([Created],"mmyyyy"))" spField.OutputType = "...
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webprovisioned activatedfeature save conflict

I am having an issue when creating a WebProvisioned eventreceiver that activates a feature. However I am getting the "Save conflict - Your changes conflict with those made concurrently by another user....
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Changing Field Type of a column

Is it possible to change Field Type of a column from TaxonomyField to Single Line of Text? It is a SharePoint online solution.
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Is there a way to find a unique internal name in a SPFieldCollection without a try catch?

The method SPFieldCollection.GetFieldByInternalName throws an error if it can't find the field with the given the internal name. Is there a way to determine if a field with an internal name exists ...
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Change Display name for a Site Column

Following is my script to change display name for a Site Column. However when I look at display name it still remaining unchanged(in Schema). It only updated title not display name. $w = Get-SPWeb "...
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Adding custom PublishingRollUpImage to pagelayout

Is it possible to create your own PublishingRollUpImage. Do I need to map Crawl properties with new Managed Properties to make the new one act like a PublishingRollUpImage when it comes to search ...
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adding link to SummaryLink field using Powershell not working

I have created a Summary Link field and added it to a page layout and created a page based on this page layout. I have tried to add links to the summary link using powershell but the links do not ...
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How to add clickable and filterable user field for users not in site

I have users in string like "Mikhail Pushin" and I want to add clickable links to users in a column of list item. Also I should be able to use filtering on this user column. Unfortunately, I can't do ...
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error when saving custom user field in a custom Page Layout

I have created a custom user field as follows <Field ID="{9B49F1A5-7FFB-400B-9B0E-0FC4D6C1417C}" Name="AMtalatFieldEditors" DisplayName="My Editors" Type="UserMulti" Mult="TRUE" ...
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Saving values of multiple TextFields in one SPField

I've written a custom SPField which extends SPFieldText. This Field allows the admin to create a column with a cloze-text, where a user has to fill the missing words. The admin marks the positions for ...
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Hide Field on Specific SPListItems

I am trying to figure out if I can hide/show a field for specific list items using the SP object model. I am aware that you can set the SPField.Hidden property however it appears as though this does ...
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How can I make sure that if linebreaks is inserted inside a multiline textbox it gets displayed like it

I have a field that looks like this in my schema: <Field ID="{7662cd2c-f069-4dba-9e35-082cf976e170}" Type="Note" RestrictedMode="TRUE" NumLines="15" Name="Body" DisplayName="$Resources:Project....
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Editing SPFieldMultiColumn and saving updated value

I can get a reference to my SPFieldMultiColumn var documentLinkFieldValue = listItems[i]["DocumentLink"] as SPFieldMultiColumnValue; var oField = listItems[i].Fields["Document Link"] as ...
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How to display and get the value chosen in an User field?

I'm very new at Sharepoint and I faced to a trick issue. Here is the situation : in an .aspx.cs file, I've created an EventHandler called btnValidate_Click, raised on a click on a button. In this ...
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Set SPBuiltInFieldId.WorkflowInstanceID value

I start worklfow programmaticaly on SPListItem (custom ContentType). When i try to save all fields but "WorkflowInstanceID", its ok. But, item[SPBuiltInFieldId.WorkflowInstanceID] = "E714297B-E922-...
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Using the FieldRendingControl for a given content type

I'm creating a webpart that acts like a new form. Based on a view I'm getting on fields and rendering them in my webpart using spfield.FieldRenderingControl. My columns are site columns, at this ...