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Updating a List Instance

I have a List Instance in Visual Studio. However, every time I deploy the solution, Visual Studio says there is already a list instance with the same URL on the site collection and it needs to delete ...
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How to determine custom application page URL independently of the environment/farm?

I have deployed a custom ribbon button and when a user clicks it, I open a custom application page - I have deployed the page to _layouts mapped folder. To open the page (with JavaScript), so far I'm ...
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Can not adding Solution to Sharepoint

In visual studio I am getting below error while deploying my project to SharePoint site. ** Active Deployment Configuration: No Activation Run Pr-Deployment Command: Skipping deployment step ...
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PreSaveAction on a ListInstance with a custom ContentType

Everything I've read about PreSaveAction requires me to edit the NewForm or EditForm to add the reference into the form. However, given my list is created from Visual Studio using a custom content ...
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Sharepoint - Visual Studio 2012 Deploy problem

I'm having a problem, when I deploy my solution through VS2012 it looks like it wont update what I already have deployed, the changes I make on code wont take effect. I have the following scenario: 1 ...
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how to create a visual web part in the following format [duplicate]

I am a newbie to Visual Studio, it would be great if someone could provide me with an idea how to create the webpart in the following format Thanks
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How to create web setup

I have a multiple of import SharePoint Solution Package (.wsp). After I importing the .wsp file into vs2010, how can i create a web setup in vs2010? May I know what is the step how to create web ...
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SP2010 Activate feature Throws an error

I'm using the code below to modify Custom List Permission in SharePoint 2010. What I'm trying to do is to modify All Group's Permission Level to Read except for the Owners Group. My code runs fine ...
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Develop Sharepoint 2013 web parts from client using VS 2012

How I can develop my visual web parts from my client using VS 2012? When I want to create a sharepoint 2013 project I receive a message that sharepoint server does not installed on my client. Is ...
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Workflow with EF Does not Execute Properly When Called Programatically. The specified named connection is either not found in the configuration

I have a WF that is using EF 6.0 that needs to be started by another workflow. If I call the WF manually, it runs without any problems and an entry is added in the database. The problem is when the ...
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Can the choices in a Field Type=Choice be updated when referenced in Content Type

Using Visual Studio I am creating several custom Tasks to be created in a Workflow. Each of the Tasks have the same fields -- an area for appending comments and a Choice field for indicating where the ...
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State Workflow and Custom Tasks

Using Visual Studio, I have created a custom state workflow for a SharePoint 2010 Document Library. As typical with most custom workflows, this is an approval workflow where the document in question ...
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Adding Folders to a SharePoint 2010 Custom Document Library Template

Although I know it is bad practice, my business requirements dictate to create a default folder structure within a custom document library template. I created the feature in VS including site columns ...
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Custom column properties not being set during deployment

For a SharePoint 2010 environment, I am trying to use Visual Studio to creating custom columns, a content type, a custom document library template based on the content type, and an instance of the ...
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Error in VisualStudio 2012 when creating Workflow 2013

I receive an error in workflow designer when created new "Workflow" item in "SharePoint 2013 Empty Project" or "App for SharePoint 2013". An error when created new "Workflow" item in "SharePoint ...
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Visual Studio Sequential Workflow: DeleteTask does not always delete the task

I have a workflow with various branches and loops, and multiple levels of approvals. My approvals are all laid out like this: About 90% of the time, this executes just fine and once the while loop ...
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Localization of Visual Web Part: Where to place RESX files

I'm currently localizing a visual web part for the very first time. I'm following this MSDN guide in the first place and I'm a little bit confused about where to place the resource strings or ...
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Timeout while deploying VS2010 solution to SP2010

When deploy a solution (no sandbox solution) with many projects, I always get the following error: Error occurred in deployment step 'Recycle IIS Application Pool': The open operation did not ...
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ListDefinition and ListInstance failures with custom content type

In VisualStudio 2012 I have a custom content type that I want to use in a ListInstance. When I create a ListDefinition or ListInstance using VisualStudio and add my ContentType I get feature ...
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Sharepoint 2013: Workflow for Survey item created

How can I create a workflow for a survey item created in SharePoint 2013 version. I need to insert survey ID and survey name to another list. It would be more helpful, if this thing can be achieved ...
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Visual Studio 2013 - Workflow debugging prerequisites failed to complete

I am experiencing an issue with debugging SharePoint 2013 Workflows in a SharePoint App solution: Has anyone encountered this error?
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Repeated Column Definitions when developing List Template

I am using Visual Studio to create a state workflow. As part of my solution I am creating a custom Document Library template. The template includes the required custom content type and some custom ...
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SharePoint Visual Studio Development

I need to understand the best practice for developing SharePoint solutions for sites that exist already on the production server. I am currently trying to create a visual webpart for a list that ...
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Workflow Completed Event for correct workflow

Im writing an workflow event receiver that fires on workflowcompleted for a list. If I have two workflows on that list, how can I restrict the completed event to check its happening for the correct ...
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Problem with Visual Studio and SharePoint 2010

I installed Visual Studio 2010 to do with workflows in SharePoint 2010, but when I try to create a new project, Visual Studio says I don't have a SharePoint Server. I work through an external server ...
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Implement custom sharepoint workflow with aspx page instead of infopath

I am creating state machine workflow in visual studio 2010 and info path form (for approval etc.) is associated with the generated task. But i need to associate aspx form instead of infopath with the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Edit & Continue with .NET 4.5.1 and Visual Studio 2013

Looking for an answer to this question since I heard of .NET 4.5.1, I've nearly given up the hope. Looks like no one has written anything about this anywhere. So now that 4.5.1 and VS2013 were ...
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How to create Workflow Association Columns using Visual Studio

Using Visual Studio 2013, I have created a State Workflow and associated it with a Document Library on a SharePoint 2010 site. I would like to created Association Columns so I can present the user ...
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Lists included in an App for SharePoint 2013

I've seen that when I create an Autohosted App for SharePoint 2013 (or any other type of Apps), I'm then able to add a new item to the SharePoint Project such as a List. I can then add/edit/delete ...
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Moving VS 2010 reports to SharePoint 2013

I am trying to migrate a number of web based reports from VS 2010 to SharePoint 2013. I have not been able to find a description of how to go about this. Many (most) of the reports have more than one ...
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create and use nested master page in aspx page as module for sharepoint 2013 using visual studio 2012

I have added one aspx page by taking Module in Visual Studio. I have to do something like; I have to show messages for error and successful completion of the task i.e. Item added successfully I have ...
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How to link aspx form to content type's new item adding?

I have created one content type and list along with module (as aspx) page in visual studio , Now when I click on new item of list then i can open the newly created form but I want something like, when ...
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Deployment time at Visual Studio's output window

I am deploying webpart solution or another wsp project from Visual Studio and i need to see finishing time. Are there any way to see the time when deploy finished or any error occured for interrupt ...
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How to add ribbon to application page by visual studio?

I have created one application page and deployed that.But ribbon is not appearing at the same page? Any guesses or solution for this?
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SP 2013 VS Workflow error “MTW Client is invalid”

When deploying a Workflow enabled app from Visual Studio (2012/2013), receive the error "MTW Client is invalid". More of the same error in the ULS logs. SharePoint 2013 designer Workflows deploy ...
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InfoPath - Copy values from Secondary Database Connection into Main Database connection

I was Hoping that someone could help me with the problem that I have been having, I am trying to copy one repeating field from my Secondary Database Connection into my Main Database Connection. The ...
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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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System.ServiceModel.Channels.ServiceChannel in faulted state

When I try to deploy my SharePoint masterpage using Visual Studio I get the following error: “The communication object, System.ServiceModel.Channels.ServiceChannel, cannot be used for ...
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How to debug using Visual Studio on load balanced WFEs

I have a 4 server farm. APP WFE1 WFE2 DB Both WFE1 and WFE2 are load balanced and their network name is SPLOAD. So basically I can open http://spload in browser and it opens website from one of ...
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SharePoint 2010 — Visual Studio Project Structure

What are your project structures for sharepoint projects. For example my simple structure is: Think of a project named MyPortal MyPortal.sln --MyPortal.Branding (Custom master pages, page layouts, ...
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Programmatically assign custom xslt to search result webpart

How can I programmatically assign some custom rendering xslt to a search results webpart using Visual Studio? I'm working with SharePoint 2010
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Importing a list from one visual studio project to another

I have sp project (say project a) in visual studio that is supposed to deploy the sp solution to my website (say that its running at http://localhost:xxxx/). My goal would be to add the list ...
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Add list item through visual studio

I have created a list of of links through visual studio. Now I want to add items also to that list. How can I do it through visual studio itself? BTW am using visual studio 2013
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How to use versioning when using same .snk file for multiple SharePoint projects in the same solution?

I am trying to find the right way to set up my SharePoint solution with miltiple projects (in VS2012). In that, I am having difficulty understanding the concept of reusing the strong name key file. ...
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Tool to create ContentType CAML

Are there any good tools to create the CAML required for ContentTypes? I'm building most of my content types in Visual Studio.
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Tasks get completed but workflow Status shows 'Error Occured' and not 'COmpleted' in Sequential Workflow Visual Studio 2010

I have a custom approval sequential workflow which works properly, the task status gets completed When the tasks are 'In Progress' the workflow status also remains "In Progress" but when the task is ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Mobile Adapter - Type cannot be found in the assembly

I am attempting to create a mobile adapter for a custom web part by following the MSDN instructions. I've created the web part, which displays a certain list in a branded view. Now I would like this ...
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Unable to find Event Receiver template in Visual Studio 2012

This would probably be right under my nose but I am having a hard time finding it. I am trying to create an event receiver in Visual Studio 2012. From this video in YouTube I gather that in Visual ...
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application page in specific url

I create a simple application page in visual studio 2010 and its deploying successfully. ( I follow this article ...