Representation of a list item within the SharePoint API.

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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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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); foreach(...
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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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ArgumentException when trying to access SPListItem value

I have a tool to update all items in SP (link replacement). The tool works most of the time but sometimes it throws me an ArgumentException ("Value does not fall within the expected range."). Here is ...
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OfType<SPListItem>() says SPListItemCollection does not contain a definition for OfType()

I'm using Linq to SharePoint rather than CAML to query list data from SharePoint. See the code I have written: SPList productsList = SPContext.Current.Web.Lists["Products"]; IEnumerable<SPListItem&...
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List ItemUpdated Event not firing when updating item from code

I have a problem with my eventreceiver. It is set to fire on updating item from a list, and works very good when I update that item from Sharepoint's web UI. However I have some code that goes through ...
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SPFieldCollection TryGetFieldByStaticName bug?

I had expected that if TryGetFieldByStaticName succeeds and returns a value, there would be an SPField in the item that has a static name equal to what I used in the TryGet... call, but no? I.e. can ...
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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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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 ...
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Attach a file to the list item

I attach a file to the list item when it is updating and when new item added. Additional condition when item updating - if the file already exists, remove it and replace the new one. I receive events ...
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PowerShell: Update People Picker Field with domain\Username

I'm trying to get this to work in PowerShell: $spListItem[$ppField] = "domain\username" $spListItem.Update() This gives me the following error: Exception calling "Update" with "0" argument(s)...
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Change a property in an ItemUpdated event receiver

I have a very simple code but I can't change a property in an ItemUpdated event receiver public override void ItemUpdated(SPItemEventProperties properties) { base.ItemUpdated(properties); ...
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How to track web request made to sharepoint site from remote computer

I am trying to connect IBM datastage application to a sharepoint list using soap web services. I am using GetList and Getlistitems to get the data from sharepoint list. While doing this i can ...
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Replace default List View Web Parts

As the title explains, I am trying to remove the default Web Parts that are associated to list items and replace them with my own custom web parts. Here is what I've attempted so far: SPList list = ...
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Getting Item and value from list by Specific Data

I would like getting a specific item from a specific list but i don't have ID, just a field (column) value. Here's my list: On the site, i have only the name...i'd like to recover the paid leave ...
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Error in setting up custom edit form for a List Item (SharePoint 2013)

We have a list for which we wanted to bind a custom aspx page for editing the list item. we have written the following sample console application to check it. public class Program { public ...
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Attach ListItem to TaskItem

I've created a custom approval worfkflow for an listitem. Now I need to see the values of the item in the taskitem. So I think one way would be to attach the ListItem to the TaskItem. Does anybody ...
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Adding SPListItem using SPWeb.ProcessBatchData method

I am looking for adding SPListItem using SPWeb.ProcessBatchData method. Could any one please help me on syntax for adding list item to my custom list.
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Redirect after deleting a list item

I have a requirement wherein I have to redirect the user to the homepage, after a list item is deleted. Right now, the corresponding list is shown after the deletion. How can I accomplish this? I ...
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Replacement for Item Level Permissions

I have a SharePoint calender list and where i have given item level permissions for each event through designer workflow using the impersonation step. But now on the production site the number of ...
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get value from splistitem

I'm face to a strange issue. I get an splistitem with a caml query ->that's ok and validated with caml query builder. After that, i'm try to get the title or any other meta of the item. Here is how ...
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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 = this.WebApplication....
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Looking for a way to replace the File in an SPListItem

I have implemented a system for publishing documents from a document library to a Document Centre. This uses a Send To Connection set up with the "Move and leave a link" option. When this is used the ...
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Load more list items on scroll

I am showing the first 5 list items on the page (in one div). Div has vertical scroll bar. I want to show the remaining 5 items on when scroll goes down end. I am using CSOM to fetch list items. Any ...
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Where does a list item go when it is deleted using Server Object Model?

Assumptions: I have a custom SharePoint list with 2 items in it. In one case i delete one item from the list manually and check the recycle bin,here i find the deleted item. Now in the second case i ...
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Why SPListItem.Update doesn't trigger workflows?

I have a workflow with Start Option "Start workflow automatically when an item is changed" and I have code that execute SPListItem.Update(), but this update doesn't force workflow to run execution. ...
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Alternative to CSOM ListItem.get_item

The only way I know to load a sharepoint list via Javascript is to load it and on the current list item: var value = currentItem.get_item(columnTitle); I want to be able to load an item and on the ...
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“User cannot be found.” Error While Updating List Item

I'm experiencing a weird error while trying to update the author and editor on some files in a site, but not all, and the behavior is strange and inconsistent. The code: SPListItem item; int newID; ...
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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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Print / display list items on page

I am using SP2010. Using client object model in the CEWP (Content Editor Web Part), I can give alert for each item title. But I want to print all list items on the page. I tried with document.write() ...
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“nativehr” error while trying to delete list items through ProcessBatchData

Plain and simple, I'm trying to delete a massive amount of items from a list as quickly as possible using a c# app, and have seen references to batch processes being the best way to do this. Not ...