SPList represents a list on a Microsoft SharePoint Foundation Web site.

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Alternative to CSOM ListItem.get_item

The only way I know to load a sharepoint list via Javascript is to load it and on the current list item: var value = currentItem.get_item(columnTitle); I want to be able to load an item and on the ...
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give user full rights on a list via powershell

I have messed up my rights on a list, so I can still view it, but cannot edit it. I need full permissions on it again. Is there a way to set my admin account back to full rights via powershell? ...
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Sort SPList on derived value of e.g. SPFieldUser column

What I want to achieve is: get a bunch of SPListItems from an SPList, using SPQuery, and have the items ordered by an SPFieldUser column. Just referencing the SPFieldUser column appears to sort on the ...
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update SPList using csv via Powershell

knowing that is possible in PS, exporting SPList items to PS objects(link1 link2) what is the best way, to go into the other way: Create/Update an SPList from an exported csv or format-table.
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Item-Level Security Boundaries

Item-Level security boundaries are defined in the Software boundaries document at 1000 items. In the Advanced List Settings you can specify Item-level Permissions to "Create items and edit items that ...
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Unable to programatically update list title

If I use using(SPSite site = new SPSite("http://somwewb")) { using(SPWeb web = site.OpenWeb()) { SPList lst = web.Lists["My custom list"]; lst.Title = "My custom list 2"; lst.Update();...
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ListAdded is not firing when list is created by code

I have an SPListEventReceiver that handles the ListAdded event. If checks that the list is a Document Library, and then adds some fields to the library: public class ListEventReceiver : ...
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Difference between SPList.GetDataTable and SPList.GetItems(SPQuery).GetDataTable

I've few questions as below: Can some one please explain me the difference between SPList.GetDataTable and SPList.GetItems(SPQuery).GetDataTable methods? Explain the meaning of the parameters for ...
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Set List GUID when adding to SP.ListCollection (REST or JSOM)?

Sharepoint Online context; I've read lots os posts and the class reference and seems it's not possible, so I want to confirm if is it not possible to set List GUID when adding to SP.ListCollection (...
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Issue in Generating Charts using Google Charts and SPServices and jQuery against SPList in SP 2010

I was trying to generate a line chart connecting to SPList as shown below. But am getting the error undefined here: alert(' inside completfunc xdata.responsexml is .....'+ xData.responseXML....
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List Item Name not populating - PowerShell

I have a PowerShell script that outputs to a CSV file all items from all Lists and all files from all Document Libraries in a Site shown below: function Get-DocInventory([string]$siteUrl) { $web = ...
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GetItems from SPList case sensitive

I have troubles with CAML Query and GetItems method from SPList. I get a SPList from web context: SPList docTypeList = _web.GetList(string.Format("{0}{1}", web.ServerRelativeUrl, ...
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Modify list item field using PowerShell

I have a list field that stores an XML string. I am trying to get the XML contents and modify a particular tag in the XML like so: foreach($item in $list.Items) { if($item["XMLField"].Contains("...
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Replacement for Item Level Permissions

I have a SharePoint calender list and where i have given item level permissions for each event through designer workflow using the impersonation step. But now on the production site the number of ...
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How to embed SPList to a custom application page?

I have a custom central admin list and would like to insert it to a custom application page in a way that would make it look exactly like it does if you access the list via its URL - i.e. it should ...
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Cannot iterate subfolders of a very large folder

I have working code that is to iterate lots of folders in our (rather large) document archive, but one folder (which happens to have a very large amount of subfolders) does not allow me to iterate it. ...
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How to create tempary hidden field or variable in infopath that not going to add to SP List

I want add tempary variable or field to Infopath Brower Form to hold some information i want to set by rules. So i dont need this field in my sharepoint list.. Is there any way to do this without ...
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In SharePoint 2010, is there a way to stop one user from subscribing to list alerts?

For example, when a list is updated, a user can subscribe to the list so they get emails about the changes to the list. I can remove a user from getting those alerts, but the user can simply go back ...
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Deleting all items from a list and then adding new items will not give the new items id 1,2,3 etc

I have a list with 3 items. When I delete these 3 items and add new items they get ID 4, ID 5 and ID 6. But I want the new items to get ID 1, ID 2, and ID 3. Is there any workaround? This is how I ...
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difference between item[] and item.fields[]

I want to retrieve let's say the title field of my item so what's the différence between doing these acces methods : SPList myList = properties.List; string mytitle1 = myList.Items[0]["Title"];...
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Dynamically assemble CAML to call related List Items?

I have good methods in place to get my core List of Posts. Let's say I get the 100 most recent Posts. I'd like to get all comments related to those posts. Comments have a field called PostID that ...
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Getting library field parameters when inherited from a site column

The SetUp I have created 3 site columns. All set to not required fields. I have added these site columns to a content type. This content type I have added to a document library. The document library ...
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How do I get values of fields from custom lists?

I have a custom list ("Contacts") as well as a web part with forms. I want to take the custom list fields and map them to the web part form. My problem is getting the values from the custom list. I've ...
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Add SPListItem with file

I have a library, that have items and each item has additional File field. I can upload them programmicaly - firsly file is uploaded, then empty item is updated with other info. Example of filled ...
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Create custom list in sharepoint with a list template using JQuery [duplicate]

I need to create a custom list in Sharepoint 2007 using JQuery (only!) using a custom list template. I'm using Sharepoint 2007. Is there any way to do it? I already know to create the list and update ...
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Failed dropdown list binding

I Am trying to bind a custom list from http://mysharepoint/subsite/subsite/lists/sourcelist with no luck. Any thoughts why it's not working? using (SPSite site = new SPSite(SPContext.Current.Site....
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Is there any other way to create a list template programmatically Other than by using Server object?

Server Object is having a function SaveAsTemplate() to create list templates. By any other means can we create the list template other than server object ?
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SPList performance issue

I am having a SPList with some 500 records/items in it. My visual web part used to read this SPList whenever the page loads and the SPList was populated by a timer job on a daily basis. The customer ...
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SPListItem update conflict

Task: when user updates an item, change synchronously another hidden field of this item. Problem: save conflict occurs AFTER update is called (not on this line). I subscribe on EventReceiver's ...
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Refresh parent page after closing list item dialog

I'm trying to refresh the parent page of a list when closing the dialog of a list item. Is there a way to achieve this with javascript somehow? I inspected the button in the DOM and tried to write ...
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how to implement picture library look and feel in provider hosted App?

How to implement the same view (design) of SharePoint list (picture or document library) in provider hosted App, for now I am using asp.net controls but the final view of app doesn't belong to ...
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Replace default List View Web Parts

As the title explains, I am trying to remove the default Web Parts that are associated to list items and replace them with my own custom web parts. Here is what I've attempted so far: SPList list = ...
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How do I make a dynamically created SPList read-only in browser, but editable in code?

In code, I create a SPList. I write to this list programatically, but I would like the list to appear read-only for all users (perhaps excluding admins only) in browser only, i.e. I don't want to ...
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How to get username through REST

I am currently working with a task where you have a SPList in one farm that holds some data that we need to aggregate into a view on another farm. Therefore I am working on a Visual Web Part that ...
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Is there a setting that determines the default root folder of a freshly-created SPList?

I noticed that when I create lists on my development site(s), they're created right in the site's root (in other words, URLs look like xxx/sites/DEV/DocLibX). The last time I looked (a few days ago), ...
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Using DefaultNewFormUrl's link on Document Library opens item on save

As our company tries to move away from the folder structure and into a tag-driven structure we were left with a dilemma. Users can only add content to folders/libraries yet they don't want to have to ...
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'E-Mail a Link' Ribbon Button generates a wrong URL on Grouped Views

When a Grouped View is defined in a List View Web Part, the OOB Ribbon Button 'Email a link' on a List/Library Context Tab, generates an incomplete URL (only Web Application URL) Override the Ribbon ...
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External lists: Field GUIDs always empty?

I want to turn an external list into a DataTable using the ID/GUID values of external list's Fields as the DataTable column names; however, I've noticed for the external list I'm using, all of the ...
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Remove ECB from XsltListViewWebPart

I have created XsltListViewWebPart programatically. I want to remove ecb on list items, I know this can be done by changing xsl of the webpart but I am getting null in it. Is there any way to do this?
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Append Changes to Existing Text of Multiline of text field set “No” after create new site from template

Description: i have a site, and it contains a list. in that list, multiple line of text description field. set append changes to existing text of that description field is "Yes" now i creating site ...
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SPSiteDataQuery without subfolder items?

I'm trying to use the SPSiteDataQuery to return the contents of several lists across a site collection. The problem I'm having, though, is that while there are only a few documents at the root level ...
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How to filter a sharepoint list

I have a custom list called expenses. The list has fields such as user,date,amount etc. I want the user to be able to filter this list by amount e.g. add a dropdown above the list with a search ...
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SPList Replacelink method

I am trying to find and replace url links in sharepoint lists. The ReplaceLink method(SPList class) does the job for straight forward urls like "www.google.com/test" but truncates the url parameter ...
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Is my Data Access model acceptable?

I'm creating a SharePoint application and want to do things the right way as often as possible. I'm deploying a series of Lists in a Site Definition, and I want to lock down Data Access to a series ...
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JSLink set in list definition (schema.xml) not being loaded

I have created a custom list definition and detailed in many articles across the net I have specified my file in the JSLink property of the view. For some reason it is no longer working. <JSLink ...
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What are the best practices to get all items from SPList

What is the best practice way to get all items from SPList(with query or without) This is my ways : static void Main(string[] args) { try { using (SPSite mySite = ...
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Safely return all lists in site collection that match criteria

I'm using the following code to get all "Announcement" lists in a Web Applications site collection. Unfortunately, sometimes the current user does not have permission to that site and the page fails ...
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SPListItem dont Add new Item

class Vote { public static void DoneVote(DataTable table) { string siteUrl = "..."; try { using (SPSite ...
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How retrieve custom fields only when using SPListItemCollection?

Hi with following code I am retrieving a DataTable from a List: using (SPSite site = new SPSite("http:...")) { using(SPWeb web = site.OpenWeb()) { ...
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Get all SPLists for a site collection

I feel like I'm very close on this one. I know how to get the root site collection from this: How can I get the root site collection from SPContext.Current? I've been messing around with ...