Representation of a list item within the SharePoint API.

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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 Event Receiver [duplicate]

I need to rename a file in a document library with an event receiver, so that the URL will not have %20's. Basically the File name or File path needs to be stripped of spaces. The problem I'm having ...
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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) { ...
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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 ...
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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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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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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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Change Document content type by link to document

I've a document library and i've to delete document to replace it by a link to an external url. So i thinked to add a content type "link to document" Make a script client to change content type of my ...
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Delete document but keep meta

I've a document library with a lot of documents. The documents are in an other program and we 'd like remove the document from sharepoint and replaces by a link to the document in the other program. ...
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Update people or group field of sharepoint list C# code

I have a console app, it updates people or group field of sharepoint list. If the item["Approver"] value is a user value this app works fine. If the item["Approver"] value is a sharepoint group this ...
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How to check if the workflow can be started on SPListItem?

I have created a custom action for starting the workflow on list item. When user selects the item, an item from ribbon is enabled to start the workflow directly on item. I have created on application ...
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How to open SharePoint list row in own HTML page JavaScript?

I have a SharePoint-Hosted app with a survey with textareas and radio buttons. The textareas and radio buttons are connected with columns in a SharePoint list so the user is filling in all boxes and ...
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Which of these is the best way to get a list item collection?

Performance-wise which of these methods is the best way to get a list item collection, and why? SPList list = web.getlist("listurl"); SPListItemCollection items = list.getItems(query); ...
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delete sp.listitem in client object

I've an issue to delete document in a document library. I did not get any exception but document is not getting deleted clientContext.Load(oldItem.File); oldItem.DeleteObject(); oldItem.Update(); ...