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Representation of a list item within the SharePoint API.

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Adding list item when user does not have permissions question

I am trying to programmatically add a list item to a SharePoint list. The code works fine when executed by a user with contribute permissions, but does not work when a user has view only. Funny thing ...
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How to Upload Documents using Visual Fox Pro

We have an application written in foxpro, part of the application is creating reports (basically excel and pdf files), i would like to add the capability of uploading those files to a sharepoint list, ...
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OnWorkflowItemChanged fire multiple times

I have been using a State Machine workflow (SharePoint 2010). Workflow design Main State: The Main State does not update the item. The Main State contains a OnWorkflowItemChanged. When the item ...
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Object refenrece not set to instance of an object - list template items

This may be a duplicate, because this error is pretty common in every part of sharepoint. However, the search function didn't find anything for my particular problem. To the problem: I have a List ...
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Populate list item from XML feed

How to create new list item using data from XML feed? Is it possible to handle multi line of text in XML feed?
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MOSS 2007 stripping out URL in SPListItem

We have a SharePoint List with a multi-line text column. In this column we have HTML code. When I retrieve the column in an SPListItem, the url is often stripped from the string. If the SharePoint ...
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Dates and times in Properties vs Fields

I'm trying to roll my own archiver for SharePoint. I always try to let the underlying object serialize itself. Only when it fails do I try to use .ToString(). Anyway, while inspecting the Properties ...
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Get actual item from SPRecycleBin

Similar to this question, I need to permanently delete only specific items from the recycle bin. I need to know more than just their names, however, and SPRecycleBinItem seems to have only have a ...
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add SPListItem with more than one field of data

I want to add an item to a SharePoint task list, with data in the Title, AssignedTo, and Status columns. The code below adds the item with data in the Title column, but no data in the other columns. ...
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Programmatically adding a sequence number to the 'Title' column during item creation in SP List

As per the title above, I have a list that stores IT support requests. I need a sequence number that matches with the item ID and I want to add this sequence number to the Title of the request. I ...
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send email to users including alert template with list items using visual studio?

I don't want to set list alerts when items created or changed. I want to send email(including alert template and all fields in item) to that user which not configured in sharepoint. My function for ...
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Bulk file upload creates multiple versions of all files except last file

I have an interesting (well to me anyways) problem here. I am doing a code based mass upload of documents into a SharePoint library with a twist. The twist is that the file's last modified date ...
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Set SPBuiltInFieldId.WorkflowInstanceID value

I start worklfow programmaticaly on SPListItem (custom ContentType). When i try to save all fields but "WorkflowInstanceID", its ok. But, item[SPBuiltInFieldId.WorkflowInstanceID] = ...
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How to display list item attachment to a user without permissions on the list

I have sharepoint list/library. Only admin user has permission on this list. Now i want to display attachment to all authenticated user in my custom web part. How can i achieve this functionality.? ...
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Better way to get a SPListItem by Field

I want to get a SPListItem from a SPList where a field match a value. I have to ways to do it, CAML and LINQ. My code is: LINQ ... SPList list = Web.Lists["MyList"]; SPListItem item = (from ...
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Proper way to evaluate/get status of boolean field when looping through SP List with code

What is the best way to do this when looping a list? I have tried to evaluate it with something like this but it wont let me evaluate bool as an "if" condition if (item["ShowTitle"] == true) //do ...
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Double value in URL from SPListItemCollection result

I have a basic list which I am using to generate a "Quick Links" menu WebPart. It looks ok but for some reason the URL field (of URL type) when rendered renders html that looks like this: <a ...
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Unable to update list item - Additions to this web site have been blocked

I am developing a SharePoint job. In the public override void Execute(Guid targetInstanceId) method, my code goes: SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges(delegate() { int count = ...
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Access unable to update singular column in SP list

When I try use Access 2007 to update a linked SharePont table, Access tries to update the entire list rather then the column I specify in my query. Anyone else encounter this problem?
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What is the difference? (Checked out files)

I am in the process of writing a powershell script to work with checked out files and I stumpled on this article: Find All Checked Out Files My question is what is the difference between the two ...
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How to get the sharepoint website url in a workflow from the current SPListItem?

I am using sharepoint 2010 and have created a workflow in vs. In this workflow I create some tasks and fill the title, bodytext and assign it to a user or group. In the bodytext I add an hyperlink as ...
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Do I need to do an update after set permissions on a listitem in the ItemAdded event receiver?

I have an event receiver on itemAdded. I set some permissions like below. SPRoleAssignment role = new SPRoleAssignment(spPrincipal); ...
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How to call a c# method in my XSL File

I have two lists Client and Project, each Client has from 0 to N Project stocked in his SPLookupField where multi values are allowed. And I created a new computed Column in the Client List where it ...
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Adding extension methods to SharePoint types

Heads up, this is very much a beginner question. My SharePoint experience is primarily with working with SharePoint designer and powershell. I've never touched Visual Studio or anything to use custom ...
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SPListItem.Update Not working

So I have this really simple function which updates a couple of fields on two different lists (one is a document library) The thing is on the document library does not updates any of the fields I need ...
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Get SPListItems based on contribute permissions, programmatically

I have a problem in getting the list items the current logged user has contribute rights on. I have this scenario: List A has read permissions for anonymous access. Group 1- Has contribute rights ...
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Can I set SPListItem Item.Id programatically

I want to delete some list items and recreate them using a csv file. I can see if I delete the items and then recreate, Sharepoint adds it's own auto icrement int. what if I want a set of fixed values ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Powershell: $item.update() gives error that file has been modified

I am trying to programmatically update some metadata for a sharepoint item using powershell. Here is my code: $web = getWebByURL("http://test-site/spadmin/") $itm = $web.lists["Documents"].items[0] ...
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is this CrossSiteListViewWebPart causing memory leaks?

i would like to know, whether I should be disposing the SpWeb object or I have closed it and trying to use it? using System; using System.ComponentModel; using System.Web; using System.Web.UI; using ...
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where i can find trace for item.systemupdate()

I am working on a project which was initially developed by someone else. few of my list items are getting updated but i am not getting anything in version history. I believe that some schedule job is ...
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Update custom property on listItem using -replace in powershell?

I have two different web application with one site collection each. One Site collection is privat and the other on is public inside the intranet. The public site links to the private site which link ...
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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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Add/Copy SPListItem object to Sharepoint List

explanation: I have fetched list items based on conditions. Like this. var query = from SPListItem oItem in splist.Items where ...
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Randomly: Item does not exist. It may have been deleted by another user

I have a rather curious issue with some workflow tasks. My (state machine) workflow creates a handful of tasks while running. Users interact with the tasks to move the workflow between its states. ...
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SPQuery returning different before and after using RunWithElevatedPrivileges method

I am having a huge problem here. I am executing a query looking for a SPListItem, when I execute this query with user identity it works well, retuning the fields "Author" and "Editor" that I need. ...
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How do I get the current Editor of an Listitem while ItemUpdating?

How can I get the current Editor of an list Item in SharePoint 2010 during ItemUpdating? Problem is properties.AfterProperties["Editor"].ToString() throws and Exception cause it's null. This ...
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How to change file in sharepoint library?

I have sharepoint documents library and I have wcf service from where i should download new version of document file on button click. So i got next method: public void UpdateFile(SPListItem ...
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How to add a blog post programmatically?

I'm trying to create a C# script that will allow me to import blog posts from a different system (exported as CSV) into a SharePoint blog. I have found a script for comments to a blog post, but I'm ...
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The SPListItem provided is not compatible with a Publishing Page

Whenever I try to save og check in mmy Home.aspx pagelayout welcome page I get Invalid SPListItem. The SPListItem provided is not compatible with a Publishing Page. And this: ...
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Is there a way to catch the transition of a SharePoint 2013 list item to Project Server 2013 project event?

As you may know, there is a feature in SharePoint 2013 that allows you to create a project in PWA from a list item (Ideation). I need to add a couple more settings for that list item and the resulted ...
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How to update SPListItem in ItemFileMoved?

I have a document library. In ItemUpdated I move the file to a different location (based on date) and I want to add some metadata in ItemFileMoved to the file's new columns (which I added). The ...
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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 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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Setting value for Taxonomy field produces Value does not fall within the expected range

I have a custom ASPX page where the user inputs data and clicks Save to add new item to the list. The field My Department is a Managed Metadata field (single choice). The user sets the value for this ...
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How to get Attachment URL Programatically From Sharepoint ListItem?

How to get Attachment Full URL Programatically From Sharepoint ListItem? Explanation: I have adding new item with attachment. Now i have to bind that attachment link to grid. When click on that link ...
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Getting latest datetime from a splist

I have sharepoint list with data and one of the columns contains date ... how can i programmatically retrieve the latest date, the field is a Date And Time type?
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Retrieving the highest value from list

My question is regarding retrieving a value from a sharepoint list. Basically I have a list with some data. One of the fields in the list is a text field with numbers. So what i want to do, i want to ...
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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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Deleting SPListItem in event receiver - very long time

I have an event reciever with ItemDeleting action, in which i try to delete an item from another list (I cant realy use cascade delet behavior here, I need to do some stuff that requires the ...
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An event to be fired on editing a file

As title says, I need an event to fire when a listitems file has been edited. I appreciate this isn't as simple as it having it's own event, which is why I've tried to make use of the itemupdating ...