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Do custom InfoPath User Controls absolutely have to be registered with the COM interop?

Is it possible to design a custom User Control using C# in VSTA for InfoPath without registering it with the COM interop? It's not a control that I'm going to use on any other form, but I have a very ...
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Error when adding custom web part to a page

I have a web part I have developed in Visual Studio. It just goes out to a document library and gets all the items: SPListItemCollection collListItems = oDocumentLibrary.GetItems(); This works fine....
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Visual Studio Scripts folder not in Features

I have SharePoint hosted app in Visual Studio 2015 Professional and recently completed a git merge from other developer. After merge Scripts are no longer available online and the scripts folder is ...
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Provision File in ' Features ' in 15 hive [closed]

I have a requirement in which I have to add NWF (Nintex workflow) file in the Features folder. Means on feature activation the file for the workflow should get provisioned in the physical folder, say, ...
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How to use Web.GetFileById

I've found the following link on msdn and I've been struggeling to get it running. I had to use Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.dll from 16 hive (I'm using SharePoint 2013 server) inside Visual Studio to ...
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Custom Status Value -SharePoint 2013 Workflow

i am new in this forum. i dont know if a selected the right category, but i making my quenstion anyway (please let me know) Context: Enviroment: SharePoint 2013 Foundation Tools: Sequential ...
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Fate of List Definitions in VS App for SharePoint Project

I cannot seem to find any information on the behaviour of lists added to a VS "App for SharePoint" project. The process of adding a custom list is quite similar to what you would do in SP Designer. ...
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Connect to test sharepoint 2010 environment using sharepoint 2015 community edition

I am trying to create a custom list to receive emails and process them using email events. For that I downloaded Visual studio 2015 community edition and the office tools. The SharePoint admin has set ...
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Access denied during TimerJob activation

I have a custom timer job that kicks off a workflow on a items in a Custom list. When trying to activate it I encounter this error: 09/08/2015 11:16:26.93 w3wp.exe (0x1B170) ...
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Branding the suiteBar in SP 2013

I need to rebrand default look of sharepoint suiteBar. I have no problems with logo or custom links but I need something more. I need to change whole look of suiteBar - background color, height, ...
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Modifiy workflow mails and predefine initialisation data

i got the requirement that I must create an approval process. So I decide to use the Standard approval workflow. I use a visual Studio Solution to create an Association to the list. So now i got the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Load Testing

All I am sure this topic has been discussed in a few occasions, but I am still unsure what route I should take. I need to prove that our sharepoint farm is performant enough for x users. I started ...
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no style for SharePoint:DateTimeControl when add bootstrap CSS

when i try to set a bootstrap style for my sharepoint page by adding css file, all SharePoint:DateTimeControl in my page loose their style and become something like this :
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How to get a Full Trust Proxy to use the correct SharePoint DLL?

I've created a Full Trust Proxy to help out a sandbox feature that needs to deploy a lot of list view web parts on activation, because full trust has access to SPLimitedWebPartManager and sandbox code ...
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What SharePoint 2013 Development can be done in Visual Studio 2010?

It looks like the tools for developing SharePoint 2013 customizations are mostly in Visual Studio 2012 and "Napa for Office 365." If you've tried developing solutions for SharePoint 2013 in Visual ...
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Can I deploy a sandboxed solution from Visual Studio to SharePoint online?

Apps are great for many things but hosting a service for a one-off customization of a host web seem a little overkill. I want to use a sandboxed solution for things like branding and data structure ...
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Where to find proper resource for developing SharePoint forms using Visual Studio

Since Microsoft is not continuing with InfoPath in their next Office, so I wanted to learn proper way of developing forms using Visual Studio. What else- Creating lists using Visual Studio so that ...
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Upgrade Sharepoint 2007 vs2008 projects to Sharepoint 2013 vs2012 projects

My Sharepoint 2007 farm was migrated to Sharepoint 2013, but i have multiple projects which were developed in Visual studio 2008 and i need to upgrade to Visual Studio 2012 (Sharepoint 2013). I try ...
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Custom form for Content Type is being ignored

There seems to be a bunch of ways to add custom forms to list and libraries but the easiest way seems to be to specify it in the Elements.xml file that defines a given ContentType. (If this ...
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Where to store often used class in Sharepoint 2010?

I have a helper class which is often used in number of webparts. The file contains useful methods. Everytime when I create a new webpart in Visual Studio, I need to import this file into the project. ...
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Failed to load receiver assembly when activate feature

I have a problem when activating a Site scoped feature. Every time I try to activate the solution with STSADM or Powershell I get this error: C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server ...
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What is the significance of Visual Studio Package File and how to use it?

What is the significance of Visual Studio Package File and how to use it? See the image below. Can any one provide an explanation?
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SP Client PoplePicker set Value from Listem Field

I have a Sharepoint ClientPeoplePicker and in my codebehind I want to set the user displayed in it. I get The user from a Sarepoint List Field of the Typ User and Group: SPFieldUserValue userField =...
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Toolbox controls are disabled in visual studio 2010?

When I create an empty SharePoint 2010 project with Visual Studio 2010, a lot of controls are disabled (chart, sqlDatasource). I try to reinitialize and other stuff but nothing. The controls are ...
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Visual Studio 2013 doesn't allow me to change Target List assignments in workflow

My Visual Studio 2013 (v12.0.30501.00 Update 2) doesn't allow me to change target task list assignments. I can see my new task list among items to choose but after selecting it nothing changes. ...
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Send mail activity after Create task results “Error Occured” in Workflow

I came across very strange behavior of SharePoint workflow (Using Visual Studio). If I add Send Email Activity after Create Task activity, it gives me result- Error Occured . I thought, there will be ...
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Visual Studio Sequential Workflow : spexception was unhandled by user code

I have created simple sequential workflow in visual studio with one application page(which has 3 buttons like Approve,Reject & Close buttons) for editing the task. i deployed it to site collection ...
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Cannot validate SharePoint URL in Visual Studio

Using VS 2013 Update 4. Office tools Udpated. SharePoint 2013 installed locally. I can browse the site as expected. However, when I go to VS and try to create a solution I get this I also cannot ...
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Sandboxed Vs Farm solution to create site columns using visual studio

I find this article which describe how i need to create site columns programmatically using visual studio https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee231593.aspx. they mentioned that I should use the "...
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What determine if a farm solution need to be activated at each site collection or not

I am totally confused on how WSP files need to be deployed and activated inside SharePoint 2013.now I have the following three scenarios where i dealt with WSP files inside my SharePoint 2013 :- I ...
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Operation is not valid due to the current state of the object. The Solution installation failed

I have created a new sharepoint 2013 project to add custom site columns by following these steps https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee231593.aspx now i want to deploy the solution to another ...
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Creating site columns using Visual Studio

I am in a situation that i need to create 2 site columns named "Asset Type" of type "Drop-down List" that have the same name (Asset Type), but different choices. But using the CA UI i can not create ...
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Staging Environment & Migration to TFS

My team from Microsoft already has a SharePoint site up and running. My job is to take a portion of it and migrate it to TFS. My Manager told me that I have to find a staging environment for ...
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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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Need guidance for creating a web part

I wanted to create a SharePoint Visual Web Part using VS2013. Web Part will show some Google Charts. Data is fetched from a SharePoint List and manipulated using DataTable and Data will then bind to ...
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Sharepoint loading slow — blank visual web part — is this normal?

I'm trying to optimize an external/public Sharepoint 2013, on-prem site. Interestingly enough I've found that sandbox visual web parts drastically slow the page down. I know it's not the code in the ...
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how to use update() method instead of add() in SharePoint on Job Timer using visual studio c#

i have created a solution in SharePoint from visual studio C#. I want to create a Job Timer so i have created a c# class too. but now I'm adding a new row to task list but what i want really to do is ...
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SharePoint Provider Hosted Apps - Hosting the .net Code

Architecture type question... We are using Office 365 and building numerous event receivers, provider hosted apps etc Currently, each provider hosted app we build has an associated web site where ...
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What's a good tutorial on reading SharePoint 2013 lists from Visual Basic?

I'm a noob starting out with SP development. I'm looking for a tutorial to help me access SharePoint lists from a VB project I'm writing.
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How do I enable Intellisense sp.js in VS 2012. TILT

No matter what I try, I keep on getting the yellow triangles with the message "Intellisense was unable to colmplete an accurate...". For example when I type "SP." then among others ClientConetext does ...
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Improper feature Id attribute error

Hi I am getting Improper feature Id attribute error. I try to deploy a feature to a site using visual studio 2013. google cant help me so i ask here. this is my feature.xml: <?xml version="1.0" ...
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How do I create a lookup field for a hyperlink field and display the URL?

I have a regular, out of the box, list of type "Links". I have created a custom list that includes a lookup field to the URL field of the "Links" list. I have created a custom xsl template file for ...
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WebPart do not load a reference dll (RazorEngine.dll)

I have created a sp 2013 webpart. Inside this webpart I am using the RazorEngine.dll. It is included by NuGet and the solution builds. when I deploy and add the webpart to the page I got this error: ...
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No-Code Sandbox solutions NCSS template for visual studio

I working on an solution for SharePoint Online, and would like to be able to not have a virtual machine for developing the NCSS parts of the project. But with the Visual Studio template I would have ...
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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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Sharepoint list item permissions for manager of creator

Im creating a SharePoint application where a user puts their tickets. The ticket will be restricted by permissions to only be accessible by the creator, assignee and group of users which are ...
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Where is the solution's webPart I have published on my sharepoint site?

I work on SharePoint 2013 and with Visual Studio 2013, I have published a SharePoint solution on my SharePoint Site. But in this solution I have created a Web Part in C# and I haven't found this in my ...
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Local App Deployment fails because of an invalid Service Identity

After debugging an provider-hosted App of mine on Office 365, I am now trying to debug it on a local SharePoint Farm. I created a new development site collection just for that and configured ...
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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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SharePoint Connection Error, Microsoft Visual Studio

I am receiving a SharePoint Connection Error when connecting to Visual Studio 2012 Sandbox or Farm Solution when I create a new project. Here is the Error. SharePoint 2013 on Premise, Alternate ...