Representation of a list item within the SharePoint API.

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Converting ListItemCollection to List<t> efficiently

I am getting items from a sharepoint list, like below, and then appending these to a list of the object type. I can't help but feel this is a slow way to populate this list, looping through each list ...
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Get the first question of sharepoint Survey

I want to get first survey question. I tried this code : SPListItemCollection items = listURL.GetItems(sPQuery); SPListItem firstQuestionItem = items[0]; firstFieldSurvey = firstQuestionItem.Title; ...
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SPList.Add() vs SPList.AddItem() SharePoint 2010

Using some test code i found out that SPList.AddItem() executes slight faster then SPList.Add() - does anyone know why is it so ? DateTime start = DateTime.Now; SPList ...
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SharePoint get field value as text

For JSOM we have a great method called get_fieldValuesAsText that returns formatted field value. The same value as user can see it in the list. I am really supprised that I can't find anything like ...
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RegEx to validate and replace invalid file name characters from a custom web part file upload control

Scenario: I have a fileupload control in my custom webpart that attaches the uploaded files to the list item. The attachment code is given below: private void UploadAttachments(Helper ...
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Sharepoint list forms (NewForm.aspx) from 2010 to 2013

We have recently migrated our contents from SharePoint 2010 Foundation server to a new SharePoint 2013 Foundation server.Everything went fine and even the custom list forms(NewForm.aspx,EditForm.aspx) ...
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SSOM Embed Code when inserting list item

Clicking this button in the list's ribbon, I can properly embed HTML so SharePoint doesn't strip anything out. I have some HTML that I need to insert into a list item field via C# code. How do I ...
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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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ThreadAbortException on SPWeb.ProcessBatchData

I am trying to update ~2000 list items with SPWeb.ProcessBatchData. After exception on all items at a time, I tried them in small batches like 100 and 200 but after executing first 1 or 2 batches i.e. ...
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CustomSolution Error - Object reference not set to an instance of an object

atm I'm implementing a custom solution in our SP 2010 farm to receive emails on an specific custom list. With the following code it's possible to add one entry, with an email-body contains one line ...
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Problem with bulk items insert in SPList (works fine for 200 but not if item exceeds )

var itemArray = []; for (var i = 0; i < data.length; i++) { var items = data[i].split(","); downloadID = items[0].trim(); noOfDownloads = items[1]; ...
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Get List Item Version History for each item if specific field was changed

I have a list that has versioning turned on. Three of the fields are multi-line text boxes which have appending turned on. I want to iterate thru each item in the version history and look for ...
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Update current item [duplicate]

I am trying to update current items, but all items in the list get updated why? public override void ItemAdding(SPItemEventProperties properties) { using (SPWeb web = properties.OpenWeb()...
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Update listitem problem

i am trying to update a listitem in a event receiver on FeatureActivated in a document library. public override void FeatureActivated(SPFeatureReceiverProperties properties) { ...
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How to avoid character limit when uploading document via VB app?

We have an in-house application that, among other things, generates an Excel spreadsheet and then uploads it to a document library on a SharePoint 2013 site. I sent the developer the UNC path to the ...
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Value does not fall within the expected range. But the field exist

I have the following problem. I have a list with a custom content type, when programmatically I want get an information from my SPListItem I get the following exception: Value does not fall within the ...
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Re-Deploying SharePoint List removes all the submitted ListItems

I created a SharePoint List using Visual Studio 2013 and deployed it. Later I had need to add few more columns in the List. So after adding more columns when I deployed it again then what I realized ...
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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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PowerShell Script to retrieve every and only List / Library items in a specific view in SharePoint 2010

I am trying to iterate over each item in specific view for a list in SharePoint 2010. What i have so far works to return items in the view, but only the items in the first paginated view for that set....
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The SPListItem provided is not compatible with a Publishing Page

How can I save or check in my Home.aspx pagelayout? Whenever I try to save or check in my Home.aspx pagelayout welcome page I get the following error. Invalid SPListItem. The SPListItem provided is ...
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Retrieving ContentType from SPListItem is NULL

I am trying to get the ContentType.Name of the Event (SPListItem) however it is NULL when I try to access it. I'm getting a value for the ContentTypeID, so I would assume that I would be able to ...
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Renaming a file with ItemAdded Event Receiver

I am using an Event Receiver to rename a file in a document library. For some reason this doesn't seem to work. public class EventReceiver1 : SPItemEventReceiver { /// <summary> /// An ...
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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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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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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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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 http://techfindings-prem.blogspot.ch/2014/06/how-to-get-all-...
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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) { $http.get('http://whereever/_api/web/...
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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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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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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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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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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 System....
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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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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 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 fields....
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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 ...