Representation of a list item within the SharePoint API.

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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) { ...
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Creating a TimerJob that renames files

I have been tasked with figuring out how to rename files that are coming into SharePoint. We have an External list that does not have pictures stored as blobs or even images within the SQL Database ...
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REST to get list item by Id

I am always comfortable using JSOM, and I have used less of REST calls to access lists and its Items. But now I have a requirement to use only REST to get item by its ID. Can any one help with a ...
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Close modal after form have “saved”

Im trying to trigger a page reload after my editform is done. I know that I can create a js function, "presaveitem". But this is called before the item is saved. I need to trigger some custom JS ...
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Efficient way to retrieve all list items

I am retrieving all items from list containing around 4000 items. But it seems to take longer time to fetch all items which is ~15 to ~22 seconds. Is there any best way to fetch all items from list in ...
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SPContext.Current.ListItem randomly returns null (custom form)

I have noticed this once pushing the current code to production. following is the code under ddlEnWipeReason_SelectedIndexChanged (inside the update panel): using (SPSite curSite = new SPSite(csURL)) ...
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item adding event receiver failes to trigger in bulk items inserting

Currently am developing an item adding event in event receiver for a custom list. The list is updated using datasheet view, usually by adding bulk items (ex : 50 items ) to list using datasheet view. ...
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SystemUpdate() in list item update

What's the advantage/reason for using SystemUpdate() over Update() when list data update?
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How to get an SPListItem from a Search Query Programmatically

I'm querying my Search Server and getting some results... How can i get the SPListItem linked to that object? I tried with many ways, but every method fails.. Here's my code: string ...
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Document Library items not updating via UI or code. System metadata (last modified, modified by, etc.) updating

I am having a strange issue with one of my Document Libraries. It is the document library created by the publishing feature "Documents." Here are the symptomps and what I have done so far. Any help ...
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Get all list items versions from client side

I am trying to get all versions from every item in a SharePoint list using only client-side through a web part. Following the exemple at ...
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Error:Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource

I am retrieving items from SP lists. But when I try to deploy my solution through VS 2013 it says Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource. ...
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Show list items in AngularJS ng-grid

retrieving SharePoint list items by REST with var app = angular.module('myApp', ['ngGrid']); app.controller('MyCtrl', function ($scope, $http) { ...
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Date value retrieved from an item keep on increasing every few seconds

I was trying to retrieve items from a SharePoint custom list called "Some Events" using JSOM. Title, Venue, EventDate were few fields I was retrieving. Every thing worked fine except EventDate. ...
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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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Getting an ItemCount with filtering in SP2013 using REST api

I am attempting to return an integer (itemcount) of the items within a SP2013 list. I have done this easily using the stock standard json method. However I have a need of counting the splist items ...
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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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Check Child Items When Parent Status Column Is Changed

What is a good strategy to prevent a change on a parent item in a SharePoint 2010 list if a related child item (i.e. the child of the parent) column is set to open? For example, I don't want to allow ...
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Redirect at the end of event itemupdated

I'd like to know if there are a way to make a redirection in an event receiver of a list itemUpdated and not updating. I need this because in my event, i create a file in a folder and of a document ...
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Add New List Item With Attachment Via Excel VBA

I have users that have a schedule template in Excel (2010). I'm wondering how I can code via Excel VBA to create a new list item and attach the Excel worksheet they are using that contains the ...
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Unable to cast object of type 'Microsoft.SharePoint.SPListItem' to type 'Microsoft.SharePoint.SPFile

In code below, at mentioned line I am getting this error: How I fix this? SPList docLib = WSweb.GetList(WSweb.ServerRelativeUrl + "/Documents"); //SPList docLib = WSweb.Lists.TryGetList("Documents"); ...
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How to foreach through a list and get distinct values from specific columns C#?

I'm able to loop through a list on sharepoint and get the information I need from selected columns, but how would I loop through a list and get only distinct values from a column in C#. For instance ...
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How to detect SPFieldLookupValue from an SPListItem?

I have a SPListItem, with different fields (string, lookup, etc), that I have to iterate them and do different actions depending of the type. How can I detect if value is type String or type Lookup? ...
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Find creation time for list elements (including documents)

I know SharePoint has some hidden fields for list items. I need to check the timestamp for when a list element was created, is this possible? The reason is I must allow the item to be edited for the ...
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How to read a User field value for a list item

I've got a content type that contains a filed of the type user. When I want to read the ListItem I just get a string containing the users name instead of a object which contains Name, Username, E-Mail ...
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Copy ListItem from one list to an other by ribbon custom buttom

I try to create a new button in the ribbon. When the person select a list item and click on this button this item will be copied to another list. CommandAction=""javascript: var context = ...
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Sharepoint2013 ctx and Js : Retrieve the value of a field from a list

I'm a totally beginner and totally stuck to a point in my Sharepoint project. What i would like to achieve: part 1 : retrieve the current user's Department's name part 2 : retrieve the department's ...
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is it possible to retrieve the current value in sharepoint list item before save

I have a sharepoint list. On the edit form of list item i have a custom action button to send the mail containg the contents of the list columns . If the user changes any value in a column and then ...
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compare the fields on gridview with sharepoint list and and add new gridview items store in sharepoint list

i am new to programming. i have a requirement where i have to store items in the gridview to a sharepoint list on page load event. but before storing on every page load. we have to compare if the ...
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Insert image from ActiveDirectory to SPListItem c#

First of all, I would like to ask question, do I need to insert image to Sharepoint as Image or byte[] array? I have tried both ways to do that. In both cases it returns me ...
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Change selected items order and merge using Javascript

I am now able to get the selected list items and merge its contents. Is there a way to reorder the selected items before merge? Or is there a way to get the items in the order in which they are ...
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How to Insert images and description into a slideshow from SharePoint Back-end

I have a slideshow on the design that I'm converting to SharePoint template. Looking for a way to insert the slideshow's images and description from SharePoint's back-end. Something like a form with a ...
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email data from sharepoint list to specific people

I have a sp 2010 cutom list. Whenever the list gets updated, an email should be sent to some specific people and body of the email should be taken from "messageList" I searched net, most of the ...
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How to get the SPFieldLookup object from a SPListItem

I have an SPListItem from a SPList That contains a Lookup Field. How do I do to get the SPFieldLookup object from this item? I need to get the other fields from this object an not only the title.
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how to use spfile with taxanomies

I am trying to add a file and column data to a list but get this error An exception of type 'Microsoft.SharePoint.SPException' occurred in Microsoft.SharePoint.dll but was not handled in user code ...
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How to add grid lines to display form of a list item

I am trying to figure out how to make my display item form look like a table. I am using SharePoint 2013, and currently, the display form can be a bit difficult to read without lines separating ...
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Update list B when an update occurs in list A using event receiver

I have a Last A as Master list and List B as Slave List. Slave list is kind of back up list for List A. Whenever we add item to List A, the same item is added to List B, I achieved this action by ...
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Latest unique item from a SP list column

I have a SP2010 list.This list has a choice column. I want to create a view with the unique items(latest one) from this column. How to achieve this?
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SharePoint 2010 keywordQuery

I am using the keyworkQuery class to fetch some items from a Sharepoint 2010 list. I need to fetch also the Attachments for each item how can I do?. I tried: KeywordQuery kw = new ...
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Item Field returning value with hash character in Itemupdate

I am trying to get value of item field from the list. The field is a lookup field with integer value. When I am trying get the value it is coming like 9;#9 (shown below). But I need only 9. ...
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Sharepoint list items getting auto modified

Sharepoint list items getting auto modified. All the lists seems modified by a single user. But when checked with the user, he hasn't accessed this list at all. And the modified time stamps are all ...
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SharePoint 2010 - get list item from search result

I'm using FullTextSqlQuery to search items on specific list. Query returns results properly. Now I'd like to get SPListItem from search results. As I searched Internet, I found couple of examples, but ...
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Sharepoint 2010 SPListItem.Tasks returns threw an exception of type 'System.ArgumentException'. What could be the cause?

I am going through a list item and getting each item, then get each workflow task for that item. I am able to retrieve the tasks for some items but not others. One difference I am able to find ...
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Edit item ribbon is unaccessable when on an edit form

When I select to edit an item the entire ribbon for the edit tab becomes unavailable(save, cancel, delete, attach files etc). I have one console error which is as follows: SCRIPT5007: Unable to ...
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Choose (select) person or group from sharepoint list column

Is possible to create a column to populate users and select them using AD group. I know we have person or group column which we can type. But I am looking by selecting from the dropdown list. How to ...
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Assigning a lookup value field, passes through as a blank string

I've currently got a new task list item for a certain content type (DMR) which fails to take through the lookup to the associated list. The statement prints the correct record number in the immediates ...
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Iterating through list items by name

I have a conditional statement that uses named columns of a list item. Eg. Stage 1, Stage 2, Stage 3.. Is there a way that I can iterate through them to satisfy the problem I'm having when stating the ...
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Basic question: Difference between List.items and List.ItemCount in SharePoint

Just for clarifying, I have written following two lines in Powershell script and see output as: $web = Get-SPWeb http://intranet; $list = $web.GetList("documents"); $items = $list.items; i see ...
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How can I tell if a document is 'being published'?

I need to use the relevant event receiver to tell if a document is being published, is this possible? I will settle for has 'just been published' - i.e. I have no preference between itemupdating and ...
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In iPhone & iPad, when submit button in popup form is touched, page refeshes and popup gets close instead of displaying validation message

There is form made in HTML 5 using HTML 5 validations. This form opens in a popup. When i press submit button, pages refereshes and popup gets close instead of displaying validation. This problem ...