A method of the Lists class that adds, deletes, or updates the specified items in a list on the current site.

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Help Updating Image Url of recently modified Sharepoint List items

I'm working on a project for my group where we want to display a different stage progress image whenever the current status field of a list item (Req Status) is changed in the Edit Properties window. ...
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How to update the name of an attachment from a list item (if possible, with SPServices)?

Like the title says, I'd like to know how to update the name of an attachment from a list item. The document name.I've figured out how to get the attachment from a list item (see code below), on the ...
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How to use Javascript to update a Discussion Board reply?

I have a Discussion Board with a series of replies. Each 'Message' (Reply) Content Type has an 'Answer' dropdown with the values 'YES/NO' (NO being default) I have created a hyperlink on the property ...
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Programmatically update Recurrence parameters for calendar entry

I'm building a Sharepoint service, which allows users to book company's resources, such as conference rooms, etc. The back-end is implemented with standard Calendar list, the front-end uses JavaScript ...
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DATEDIF statement in SharePoint not working properly

I am trying to calculate the amount of days between two dates but my formula doesn't seem to be working properly. It's as is the function is ignoring the years in the dates. My function is as follows, ...
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Update Document Library Fields

Is it possible to add/update Document Library fields like Content Type, Version, File Size,..? These fields are visible in view mode.
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Copy a Excel to Document Library when something changes in database

I have got a Document Library with one Excel File. After something changes in a database located on another server, I want to update a version of Excel. How could I do it on SharePoint 2013?
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required field is not showing up as required in Sharepoint 2010

I have changed a field on the List item to required field of project site when I go and add new item that filed doesn't show up as required field. See Below Can you advise why?
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update sharepoint list item based on title field

I have used server object model to update list item based on title field and used below code SPList list = web.Lists["ListName"]; SPListItemCollection items = list.GetItems(new SPQuery() { Query ...
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How to update calculated column on a daily basis without admin rights?

I am running SharePoint 2013 and have a column that is supposed to determine whether or not each phase of a project is late. I am using the NOW() fucntion, which, of course, does not update ...
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Updating + SystemUpdate()

I need to execute the SystemUpdate(true) in the event "UPDATING" to get the new item version field value. How can I do that without receive the message of conflict? public override void ...
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Microsoft.SharePoint.SPException: Save Conflict. On List.Update()

I have a site collection that has ~600 sub-sites. Each sub-site has a sub-site, as well, making a total of ~1200 sites. I am iterating through each site and updating (resetting) a list. This is ...
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Update Page Content using SPServices

I am trying to update a Page's content using SPServices. When I run my code, it does update the correct page, but instead of updating the content, it just removes the content. var newContent = ...
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Sharepoint list not letting edit/add items programmatically

I have a SP List which I need to update and edit items programmatically (I'm using InfoPath). I coded the solution, tested in many others lists and the code does work. But when I test using the list ...
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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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Document update issue in document library

I'm using SharePoint 2013 foundation. I am trying to update a document in SP document library. In the code behind (visual web-part ascx.cs) I initially read the existing file into a byte array, then ...
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Updating excel information to a list matching a custom ID column

I'm on SharePoint 2010. An excel file is uploaded to a document library.This excel file has a custom ID column(alphanumeric) and many more columns. There is a list which contains many columns along ...
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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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Save Conflict while updating list items

COMException 0x81020015The file FileName.xml has been modified by SHAREPOINT\system on 18 Aug 2014 12:41:01 -0400. SPException Save Conflict. Your changes conflict with those made concurrently by ...
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Remote Access to SharePoint Lists with PowerShell

I have a PowerShell script that pulls data from a database. I need to push this data to a SharePoint list on a different server. Would you have tutorial or examples that show how to do this ...
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Updating all other list items

Ok, so I want to use a sharepoint list as a ticketing system. One of the fields is priority. I want this field to automatically update if, for instance, I input a new item with a priority of 2 I ...
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Update managed metadata Multi Value

I have a list which uses a managed metadata column, that is configured to have multiple values. I need to update the particular items in the list which have a specific term, and change it. For ...
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SPD Update List Item - If “field” in Current List equals “Yes”, then Update status in List 2

I have a form library, with a SPD Custom Task associated with it for approvals. The approver just has to check a box when they approve the form. But in order for them to not get a reminder to ...
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What approach should I take to update provisioned / existing team sites

I'm provision team sites based on web templates that are provisioned from a "request" list in SharePoint. (timerjob) I know that there would be some changes to the team sites, but what's the best ...
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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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Have Workflow Change\Update an item on Infopath Form

Is it possible to change the content of a field in a InfoPath form from a workflow in SharePoint. I have tried working with the "Update List Item" action but have been unable to to find a direct way ...
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Would applying a lock help to prevent a Save Conflict Error when simultaneously updating a list item?

I have a scenario where users may update a list item at the same time and this causes a Save Conflict error. I could catch the exception and reload the list item as suggested in ...
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Fetch list item properties using Powershell

I have document library. I want to replace some document properties using powershell. There are multiple properties associated with each document. First I'll need to check for all documents if that ...
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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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set or update multiple values cascading lookup field using client object model

I'm struggling since a couple of weeks with setting a multiple values cascading lookup field using a client object model, I could set the first value but then It show me an error of invalid lookup ...
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How to update list item without having permission on list

If the user does not have permission on list and want to update the list item, how to achieve that without using Elevated privileges?
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Get user ID from display name?

My users need a feature which will replace all instances of someone's name (assuming he/she is fired) with someone else. I use SPService's UpdateMultipleListItems action which works fine, but for ...
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Update created by field using share point web service only

I want to update the created by field in sharepoint using sharepoint web services. I tried to do it using List web service's UpdateListItems method but that did not work. Can some one tell me how to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 workflow: Set dynamic value in a listitem column

I am using SharePoint 2013. I have created a workflow. This workflow is triggered on a contenttype on a list. I would like to update some listitem column. But I would like to set the value dynamic ...
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changing list item using Rest API not working

following is my code. I am trying to update a Choice ListITem (dropdownlist) in a Custom list using Rest API. I have debugged the code it goes into success handler but the Item still has the old ...
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Error code 0x81020030 when calling UpdateListItems of Lists.asmx web service

My problem is very similar to this one (in what I'm calling) but I'm receiving a different error. The XML I feed the service and the response is as follows; <Batch OnError="Continue" ...
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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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Special Characters in Field Values

I am updating a list item using SharePoint Object Model from an Excel spreadsheet. The cell in Excel contains a special character, a degree symbol °. When the update is done I am getting the � symbol ...
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Is there a way to start a SharePoint workflow from VBA code?

I created a tool in Excel VBA that generates a custom report from the data I pulled from a SharePoint list via Excel VBA code. What I want to do is change/update the "Status" field for items within ...
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Q: Can I update values of an entire column from a workflow?

I'm using VBA to gather info based on their status. What I'd like to do is reset their status after the VBA operation is done. From my understanding, there is no way to update via Excel VBA. My only ...
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Clearing a hyperlink column of it's value in a workflow in SharePoint Designer 2010

In a SPD 2007 workflow, I was able to use the "Update List Item" action to clear the value in a hyperlink column that had a value by simply specifying the field in the "Update list Item" action and ...
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SharePoint 2013 REST API: How can I clear a non-string field value?

I'm using the SharePoint 2013 REST API (my last choice, technological constraints require using it vs CSOM) and am encountering an issue when trying to clear any non-string (date, number, etc) field ...
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Save Conflict error on task when saving task

The idea of the task lifecycle is this: CreateTaskWithContentType: Set all the task properties OnTaskCreated: Set unique permissions for the task OnTaskChanged: Complete task and continue workflow ...
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Update metadata on n amount of files at the same time programmatically, using SPListItem update methods or SPWeb update batch?

I need to update meta data on multiple files that exist on my SharePoint 2010 site. When starting the method that will update the metadata i do not know how many file that will need to be updated, ...
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Event Receiver not triggered by Approval Workflow

I have a simple workflow that approves a List Item. I have an ItemUpdated Event Receiver that is supposed to compute some fields and update another List Item. My event receiver gets triggered when I ...
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Is there a way to dynamically update ratings

For Ratings there are two fields in share point. Rating (0-5) Number of Ratings Is there a way to dynamically update these values by code?
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Is it possible to create a “Link to a Document” in a Document Library using a CAML Batch Command with UpdateListItems?

I have a Document Library in WSS 3 which has the "Link to a Document" content type enabled, and I want to use a batch command (via lists.asmx updatelistitems) to create a series of links. Here is the ...
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How to update an existing list item during a workflow to capture the newest list item

I have a custom build list to store status updates on a project. To add a new item, one simply click + NEW ITEM, fils in the Infopath 2013 form and clicks SAVE. Then a workflow is triggered to convert ...
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Can't edit items from a particular list? Corrupt somehow?

I can't seem to edit any list item in a particular list. The stack trace points to the AddOrUpdateItem() method (below). I can't think of any recent changes made to the content type of list definition ...
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Javascript : How to handle version conflict errors when using javascript COM?

so I use quite a bit of the javascript client object model for CRUD operations to lists from custom pages (inputs) and I have found that I get version conflict errors on saves from time to time....its ...