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Error occurs while deploying cutom timer job SP 2010

I am creating timer job in which the list item is added every 5 minutes. My class file which inherits SPJobDefinition is : public class MyTimerJob : SPJobDefinition { public MyTimerJob() : ...
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How to enable site collection feature by default when deploying a visual webpart from visual studio?

I am making a visual web part in SP 2010 using visual studio 2010. I want it so that when I add and deploy my wsp file, it should by default keep the site collection feature activated for the web ...
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Create list/app on SharePoint 2013 Online using Visual Studio 2013 [closed]

I'm working on sharePoint 2013 Online. I try to create list using Visual Studio 2013. Only way that I have found is to create an app. But how I can build app without this address: and how to display ...
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SharePoint app get path of selected document

In a SharePoint app i have a custom action in a document library that navigates to an .aspx page. How do I get the full path of a selected document in that .aspx page? <CommandUIHandlers> ...
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Cannot modify page layouts in SharePoint designer

We have a SharePoint solution developed by a vendor that does not allow me to make open and save a page layout with SharePoint Designer with out the thing blowing up. What would cause this type of ...
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Importing a SharePoint 2013 workflow in Visual Studio

I'm creating a simple workflow in Visual Studio: I can deploy it, and it works. I then try to open it with SharePoint designer: However, the steps/activities/stages are missing. How come I'm not ...
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Access SharePoint 2010 List remotely from a WPF Client using Lists Web Service

I recently developed a WPF client application from my local machine to access a SharePoint 2010 List from a remote SharePoint Server. I thought that I should use custom NetworkCredentials object to ...
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Customize view of document library

I want to order the view of the document library in the descending order it was created. My code for doing such is: static void Main(string[] args) { string webApp = "http://bipc11:1234/sites/"; ...
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VS 2013 not deploying silverlight solution in sandboxed on stand alone dev: SPUCWorkerProcess not running error

I have a stand alone machine with SP2010 set up on Windows Server 2008 R2. Office, SPD, VS2013, Expression, etc. There is no AD or anything as it is stand alone installation using local accounts and ...
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Custom Workflow in Visual Studio e-mail issue “The E-mail message cannot be sent”

I have a workflow that I have created in Visual Studio 2010 for publishing to my SharePoint 2010 site. It's for a list I created and the workflow itself is pretty simple. A while loop that contains ...
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Using custom SPRoleType

Environment: SP2010 Enterprise, VS2012, c# Server-Side, full control of environment I'm trying to assign unique permissions to an SPItem (a folder in a document library) through a console app on the ...
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Hiding Fields in Forms in List Instances Based on List Definitions

I have a list definition that I've created in XML, and multiple list instances based on that definition. On the base list definition I am hiding certain fields from the new item form in the list ...
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How do i send user back to edit item dialog when event receiver comes back with an error

I am creeting an event reciever that ensure that my list has unique items based on two columns. If I find a duplicate I wish to do one of the following: display a dialog which states a duplicate has ...
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How to find feature including a specific element

this migth be a really easy question, but I could not find any solution for that. I'm using VS 2012 and want to find which features are using a specific element. Since I got lots of Features in my ...
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Deploying Site Solution

EDIT to add more detail about what I'm trying to do: This is the first SP project I've worked on, so I might be making a very basic mistake with how the project is set up. The project consists of a ...
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Custom Error Message for Event Receiver in SharePoint 2010

I want users to upload the .doc files only in the document library. To do so, I have developed an event receiver in Visual Studio 2010. My code is as follows: public override void ...
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Storing usersettings in sharepoint

I develop a SharePoint Farm Solution. I want to save the settings (like sorting of each grid) for each User. Is there a possible best practise to do this? Or is there the only way to use a ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Add Solution': A feature with ID xx already exists

I am getting this familiar error while trying to deploy my solution through visula studio. Earlier I used powershell scripts but this time I am little skeptical. Here is the scenario: I am Working on ...
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Create a WebPart Page in Visual Studio 2010

I have a project that will have a few components: Lists, WebParts, WebPart Pages and an Application Page. I know how to create and deploy all of the above using Visual Studio 2010 to a SharePoint ...
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Dynamically deploying branding (SharePoint 2010)

I'm developing a portal for clients in SP2010. Each client will have their own copy of the portal (a site collection) branding for them. Currently I provision all the branding artifacts to the style ...
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Default Webparts not rendering in a RichHtmlField on a custom page layout built in Visual Studio

I have a bit of a conundrum.I've built a Visual Studio solution for SharePoint 2010. It comprises of a custom master page and a bunch of page layout templates. I'veAssembled a master pageAssembled a ...
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Add custom NewForm.aspx with code behind to existing list

I have an existing sharepoint list generated by the sharepoint UI. I want to add a custom NewForm to this list that uses its own code behind, because I need to do a lot of stuff in the logic. As far ...
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Develop Custom List in VS2010 with checkboxes from another list

I am developing a custom list definition within Visual Studio 2010 for SharePoint 2010, I have ran into a problem with adding a field which will be choice and will use items from another list on the ...
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XSLT list view webpart is not displaying data after adding view dynamically

I am customizing xsltlist view webpart using c#. I am able to get the results properly till I give the view name to the code. As soon as I give it it's not rendering the data. It's only displaying the ...
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Attribute 'DisplayTitle' is not a valid attribute of element 'WebPartZone'

I have a Microsoft.SharePoint.WebPartPages.WebPartZone declared on an application page: <%@ Register TagPrefix="WebPartPages" Namespace="Microsoft.SharePoint.WebPartPages" ...
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custom pagelayout not available in pagelayout-list

I want to deploy a new custom pagelayout, like I did always done it before too. It will be deployed without any errors. It appears on the 12-directory in the correct folder. The feature is availible ...
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Remove WorkFlow from List Instance

I have Created one Document Library Definition.I have Created two Document Library Instance from that Definition.I had created one workflow.I want to associate workflow for only one Document Library ...
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How to Programmatically load a SPList from an Generic List…?

After running the program... I check my site and only see city5. I also have a console app that undoes all below. The foreach loop only works for the last item. Tying to load all 5 cities... ...
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Should this be a App or Farm Solution

I am new to SP2013 development. I have been asked to create the following for a client timesheet system: 8 custom lists (some of these link to each other) each list has 3 or 4 different views 2 of ...
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How can i extend the rich text editor behavior?

I want to extend the behavior of RteUploadDialog.aspx. When inserting a image in Rich Text Editor, i would like to upload the image to another server Image Library. I guess i could create an ...
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CreateChildControls() in Visual Web Part in SharePoint 2010 called twice

(x-post from http://stackoverflow.com/q/17065543/1943) I have a Custom SharePoint 2010 Visual Web Part which I've realized is calling the CreateChildControls() method twice. I've tried setting the ...
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Sharepoint not Installed

Hello I'm trying to create a sharepoint 2010 project. I have Sharepoint as well as Visual studio 2012 installed on a VM, but when i go to create a new sharepoint project it tells me "Sharepoint not ...
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Application Page VS Template Not Generating Designer Files

I've been banging my head on this one. I've never used the auto-generated designer files in Visual Studio before (it's the OCD...), but I'm trying to use them now and I don't know if this is a known ...
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create list definition under sub site in site definition

I want to Create List Definition & List Instance under particular Sub-site.It can not been seen under site Collection.
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Error in adding post to a blog programmatically

I used linq to insert post into blog programmatically but when i clicked button error is appeared
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Sandboxed Solution doesn't work on production server

I am new to SharePoint development and recently get stucked by a problem of deploying own Sandboxed Solution that do a event receiver job (ItemAdded). It create a subfolders in top folder in a ...
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Create addin for Sharepoint

I want to know if there's a way to create an addin for Sharepoint similar to the Outlook Plugins you can develop in Visual Studio. I've seen I can create a "Web Part" but I don't think that's the ...
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Prevent SharePoint 2010 custom timer job to run on all web application

I have successfully created the custom timer job to send status mails on daily basis. For testing I set the minute scheduler on the job and deployed as Web Application Scope. The timer job is running ...
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Best way to update 200 items on a list [closed]

Situation in a VS2010/SP2010 site: List A with main items List B with subitems, having a lookup column that points to List A ID There are about 200 subitems for each item The Page where users edit ...
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Feature Receiver fires before Layouts content is copied

I have a package with some Application Pages (in Layouts Folder) and a Feature which contains some WebParts. I tought the Layouts contents are copied first to SharePoint, then the WebParts from the ...
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Rename “Title” column on multiple lists

I have 3 or 4 lists where the title column is not required. Hence I started renaming the Title field to any other text field that I have in the list per the below blog. ...
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Workflow consumes WCF Service: Exception is invalid or unrecognized

I have got issue. It's an update from a question that I have asked a week ago: I have a State Machine Workflow that is deployed in my local SP machine. It is attached to a list, and will consume a ...
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Getting a “Content types that are available to this Document Set have been added or removed”

I am creating document sets through workflows. Edit: I just tested and I'm getting this message for manually created documents sets as well. Every new document set is showing the message: Content ...
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Visual studio 2012 cannot find SharePoint Server 2013

I have installed SharePoint server 2013 on my dev machine and it is working fine when I login as an administrator. and after that I installed Visual studio 2012 professional on the same machine. But ...
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code of approval workflow in c#

I have a task to make approval workflow between three lists . When i add item to first list ,workflow should check second list and and assign tasks to specific people that on active directory(and they ...
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OnWorkflowItemChanged fire multiple times

I have been using a State Machine workflow (SharePoint 2010). Workflow design Main State: The Main State does not update the item. The Main State contains a OnWorkflowItemChanged. When the item ...
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Can not open the package designer in visual studio 2010

I can not open the package designer in a SharePoint project. When I double-click Package or when I right-click Package and then select "View designer" then the XML file Package.package is displayed. ...
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Switch view of a custom list

How can we switch views of the list which is created on visual studio? SharePoint designer solution or code solution?
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Web.config was wiped out by Visual Studio

Upon trying to edit our web.config file on our SharePoint 2010 Enterprise server via "wss\VirtualDirectories\80", Visual Studio started up to load the file for editing and then threw an error, ...
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I can not see Custom Ribbion that created from following code

I have created custom action to view on webpart page but i can not see it. <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <CustomAction Id="MyRibbonCustomization" ...