Representation of a list item within the SharePoint API.

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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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Need to have a default word document inside a new item form for every list item

I Have a requirement for having a word document in each and every list item that i create. Suppose i click on new item in sharepoint list, the new item form must contain an embedded word document by ...
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Update Editor (Modified by) for publising pages

I am trying to create about 1000 publishing pages using powershell. The powershell script reads data from a xml file. I have to update Modified By field for all newly created pages. I have used ...
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Good solution for individual list for each user in the intranet?

I want to display items on webpart that the user have created and also can delete the items. Whats a good solution for this? I was thinkin of creating a regular list that contains all of the items and ...
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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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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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The impact of BreakRoleInheritance()

I call BreakRoleInheritance on a document (the actual list item) in order to assign someone of less permissions the 'contribute' rights to that particular item. In doing that, have I 'broke' the ...
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Get Sharepoint data synchronously with JavaScript

I was wondering is there some way to get list items form SharePoint with JS synchronously. All methods I've found required to specify a callback method. As I am building a custom JS validation for ...
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CAML query with In operator

I'm trying to use CAML query with In operator since it's easyer to build then Or conditions. Here is my CAML <View Scope="RecursiveAll"> <Query> <Where> <In> <FieldRef ...
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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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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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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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How do I update a list item using REST and Data.js?

I want to write a simple SP hosted app that edits a single list item in a list in the app web. Getting the list item collection is fine. Then I want to pass the result to a function that changes the ...
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Unable to get values in Item Added event receiver

I have created an event receiver which will be executing after the item is added to the list. I want to make the sub site based on the values entered in the list. My event receiver code is: ...
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Save conflict when trying to update a listitem

In my SPItemEventReceiver I have two methods one ItemCheckedOut and one ItemUpdated. In the ItemCheckedOut I update one listitem column. In the other one I do some other updates to the listitem. ...
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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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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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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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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 do I use a variable in CAML query to send approriate email

I have created two list. One is "Storage" the other is "Approvers" I am able to retrieve all values in the column 'System' in the "Storage" list by iterating through the column list, like so and ...
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Best way to check if SPListItem have been publish, on an ItemUpdate EventReceiver

I have an EventReceiver associated to DocLib template id, triggered at every ItemUpdate. Everytime an SPListItem is publish I want to execute my code. (Required check out and Content approval are ...
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Do you need to use the {} brackets when grabbing an field by the GUID

When trying to grab a field by guid, do you need to surround the guid with {}? E.g. field["{xxx343-xx-324-xxx}"] or field["xxx343-xx-324-xxx"]
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Is there a property to get all subitems/subfolders from a SPListItem?

I need to find out how many subitems and subfolders a SPListItem has. The fields ItemChildCount and FolderChildCount are no solution for me, because they only count the folder/item directly beneath ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Read list item from Central Adminstrator list

I have created list (say List1) on Central Administration Site. I would like to read the title value from that list programmatically. How can I do it? I don't want to hard code the URL of central ...
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Need Help - How to update listitem of type User in sharepoint 2010?

I am trying to update a list which is having User content type field, where I am saving users name selected from people picker. Now my requirement is to add/remove a particular person in that list ...
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Get selected Value from Lookup Dropdown on ItemAdded

I am attempting to grab the text value of a lookup dropdown after an Item is Added. The way I'm currently doing this, gives me the string 23#ADMIN, which is the combined ID and text. I could go 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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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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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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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Copy ListItem from one list to an other by ribbon custom buttom

I try to create a new button in the ribbon. When the person select a list item and click on this button this item will be copied to another list. CommandAction=""javascript: var context = ...
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Workflow queueing

I have a large list that needs to have every item in it updated nightly, with several fields recalculated and so forth. Currently it is updated en masse overnight by an application I wrote that is ...
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Unable to set TaxonomyFieldValueCollection to SPListItem

I have a taxonomy field which is muti-allow. I have placed a taxonomy picker control in the application page and the values which are entered in that control are to be set in the list. My code is as ...
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Programming to retrieve list items in a SharePoint list using Javascript

I have requirement which is Retrieve List Items in a List(list created through OOB) Display those list items on the sharepoint site by binding to repeator control Using javascript and client object ...
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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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Add additional user information to SPList as list column

I have a List Tickets with a field Client. This is a user from our AD and displays the name of the user. We now need to display the country and the location the user resides in to additional fields. ...
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How to read managed metadata value from SPListItem

I have a list in which there is one column which stores the Employee Department and it is of type Taxonomy field and it is stored in the user profile property. I want to get the display value of that ...
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SPCopyDestinationCollection.Add() Method Does Not Persist to the Database

I'm attempting to run a basic PowerShell script to fix a lot of broken "Send To" destination links that resulted from a site migration from one farm to another. I wanted to proof-of-concept this on ...
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The field you are trying to update may be read only error while adding item to list programmatically

I am adding a list item in from an application page which is redirected from web part page. My code is : protected void Page_Load(object sender, EventArgs e) { SPSite site = new ...
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ItemEventReceiver - ItemDeleting not working with a document library and referencing list

I have a custom list that has a GUID column which refers to the UniqueId of a document in a document library. Every time I upload a document, it should add an entry in this list and populate the ...
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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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Getting the properties of an item through web services

Is it possible to get the SPListItem.Properties property of an item through one of the out-of-the-box API web services in SP 2013?