Representation of a list item within the SharePoint API.

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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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SystemUpdate() in list item update

What's the advantage/reason for using SystemUpdate() over Update() when list data update?
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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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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. Is there any code snippet ...
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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) { $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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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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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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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 KeywordQuery(proxy)...
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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. web....
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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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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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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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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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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(); ...
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how to add a link in a meta text multiline

I've a document library and inside a column multiline text. I've to set a link to an url. I've tried to set my item with. item["col"] = "<a href='myurl'>link</a>"; Sometime it works ...
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How to import term in TaxonomyHiddenList

As i'm in sharepoint 2010 and in sandbox solution, i can't use taxonomy field. I've created a new term store and i'd like import them in in the list TaxonomyHiddenList Like this, i'll be abble to do ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Adjusting lists limits to recomendations

I have huge list, which has too much fields of same type (e.g., Date and Time fields limit in list is 8, of that type I have way more). If those those limits are exceeded, list item data will be saved ...
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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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Adding items to SP Folder inside document library

I have a folder inside a document library. Inside this folder I need to check the existence of a sub-folder and then, add a document and another folder to it programmatically. Lets say, my document ...
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REST API: Show each unique item only once while retrieving categories from a list

In my SP2013 environment I've a function which returns items from a list using REST. Let's say it only returns the items' category which is defined in the column "Category". It works just fine. Some ...
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Cannot update list item properties Server Object Model in context of SP, can update via CSOM

I am trying to update a SPListItem metadata properties after inserting this document into a document library. Fortunately though the CSOM, this is quite easy: private void UpdateListItemProperty(...
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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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SPListItem.BackwardLinks equivalent in CSOM, JSOM, or REST?

In the Server API for SPListItem there is a property called BackwardLinks that returns a collection of items that link to the item. I don't see the same property in CSOM, JSOM, or REST. Is there a ...
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Does SPList.ItemCount equal SPList.Folders.Count plus SPList.Items.Count?

I'm trying to do some inventorying of SharePoint 2007 content and have been scratching my head over this for a while now. I understand from MSDN that SPList.ItemCount counts all folders and items ...
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Give permission to List item in Document Library

I want to restrict users to view list items which are not created by them. Example: If I create a list item in a document library, Only I can view it, others should not see that information) Is ...