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

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SPList multiple content types - “Column does not exist” error

I'm using the Publishing feature of SharePoint. I have a custom Content Type that inherits from the ArticlePage Content Type, and is bound to the Pages list of a given site. My custom Content Type ...
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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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Is my Object Casting Model acceptable?

I'm creating a SharePoint application, and am trying some new things to create what amounts to an API for Data Access to maintain consistency and conventions. I haven't seen this before, and that ...
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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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QueryThrottleMode in non-query operations?

I have a big List which I want to empty. Therefore I create a template from that list, delete the list and create a new list from the template I just saved before. I know there are other ...
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SharePoint: Move SPListItem inside folder to root and set lookup field value

Given a custom list with folders for countries: ListA ---FolderA (Title: "USA") ------Item1 ------Item2 ------Item3 ---FolderB (Title: "Switzerland") ------Item4 ------Item5 ------Item6 Given a new ...
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Add content types programmatically into SPList takes too long

I've dozens of CTypes to add to an SPList programmatically (cause content types are provided by CTH) and each oSPList.ContentTypes.Add() takes almost 1sec. Is there any other approach ou code ...
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Proper use of SPWeb from SPContext for pulling lists

So, after about two hours on the subject I am thoroughly confused. There are viewpoints all over the place on how, when, and why to use Dispose() on SPWeb objects as they relate to SPContext. Can ...
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ProcessBatchData - update a currency field

I'm using SPWeb.ProcessBatchData to update list items, and I'm having a problem with currency field. When I insert something like this <SetVar ...
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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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Fastest way to delete all items with C# [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Deleting all the items from a large list in SharePoint What is the fastest way to delete all items in a list programmatically? I do not want to remove list and re-create ...
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get hold of a list

$web gives me the title of the website $list is not giving me any and therefore item add/update i m doing is failing. What is wrong? The code works in dev area. btw, I am running with full rights on ...
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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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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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Share List between subsites of sharepoint2010

Anyone know how can we share one subsites list to another subsite ? I want to allow all operations also and also want to put in read only mode in another subsite. Anyone have idea how can i do this ? ...
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field type URL. how to prepare csv for this?

I am running a powershell to import csv into a list. There is one field "ProviderURL" in the list. In the csv I had http://www.contoso.com and it imported fine. Howerver, I would like it to be Contoso ...
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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")]; ...
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When to use List<SPList> vs SPListCollection?

If I have to grab numerous lists which I have the name, URL or Guid of, should I use web.Lists and return the entire SPListCollection or grab the specific ones I need via web.Lists[Guid] and place ...
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Tool to get SPList in webpart using tool

I want to get SPList data in webpart just passing name in tool. Anybody have any idea about that?Please Suggest me.
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Fetch SPList items from another siteCollection - problem with xml

Trying to fetch all list items from a list located in a different site collection and traverse the list items, reading some of their column values. I've taken some code from an example snippet 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"; ...
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Programmatically adding SharePoint Lists to external SQL database

I need to export a SharePoint list to an external SQL database. My initial idea is to open the list as a datatable and bulk update. I created a console app I can run anytime I need to sync the data. ...
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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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Is it possible to update a list's icon?

Is there a way to update a list's icon? I was looking to use SPList.ImageUrl, but this is read only. The problem is that I've updated a list definition's icon; unfortunately there several list ...
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How do you hide a hidden list?

If you set the SPList.Hidden property to true, the list isn't shown in the Quick Launch, All Site Content, Lookup lists, etc. However, it is still possible to navigate to the list by typing in the ...
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Is there a property to get all subitems/subfolders from a SPListItem?

I need to find out how many subitems and subfolders a SPListItem has. The fields ItemChildCount and FolderChildCount are no solution for me, because they only count the folder/item directly beneath ...
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How to find a file with name = X in a SPList

Looking for recommendations. Have a file in a document library with name x.txt. In a workflow code behind, I need to get the file to read its contents. What is the best/most efficient way to do ...
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is this causing memory leaks?

I have a couple of utility functions that help with querying lists and wanted to see if they I wrote them would cause either memory leaks or cause the client code to try to access already disposed ...