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How do I Retrieve the choice values of a column in a Document Library

I am fairly new to SharePoint development and as you may all know that it is very basic for one to know how to access fields in a choice column... My problem: I want to access the values of the ...
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Getting at InfoPath/form library data using LINQ to SharePoint

I'm teaching myself some basic SharePoint stuff, coming from three-tier ASP.NET, and before that, Java background. I've been trying to figure out how to do things "the SharePoint" way, rather than ...
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Dynamic button not firing its event

I am hoping that someone can help with the following scenario. Basically the error I am getting is that when I click on my dynamicly created button it is not firing its corresponding function. The ...
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Retrieving item values from a workflow task dialog box to put in a web part in the same box

I have implemented a workflow and now I would like to develop a web part to be used with the Edit and View forms that are loaded in the modal dialog during, say, an approval task. May I know how do I ...
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JQuery in a Visual WebPart won't load on the page with the webpart

Hey I have a bunch of JavaScript/Jquery code that works really well when I use a Content-Editor webpart, but does not execute when I add the same code to the VisualWebPart mark up. I am referencing ...
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Changing visibility of text/controls in a visual web part

I need to show/hide a section of text and controls in a visual web part when a button is clicked. I've seen references to doing this via JS but can't connect the dots for how to integrate that into ...
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Localize a sandboxed visual webpart

I am trying to localize a sandboxed visual webpart (part of the SP2010 development powertools released by MS), but as soon as I add <%$Resources:RESXFILE,RESOURCEKEY%> to for instance a ...
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Rendering IMAGES (attached to announcement list) in my custom web part?

Please bear with me as I am brand new to the whole sharepoint world. I want to be able to display images that have been attached to OOTB announcement list in a custom visual web part I am trying to ...
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Unable to store the uploaded file to the Images mapped folder

I have a file upload control in my visual web part which will enable user to select the image. I want to put it in the mapped folder. My code is: if (flPicture.HasFile) { SPSite ...
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How to add jQuery script to a custom visual webpart?

Similar to some previous questions, I'm trying to use jQuery in a visual web part but I keep getting that jQuery is undefined. I've added the jQuery script to SiteAssets as well as a script folder ...
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Users can't see css on my visual webpart

I'm trying to add some css on my webpart for the first time in SP2010. But for some reason the css only works when you visit the site on the sharepoint server. I belive it's the href path because it ...
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How can I access Controls in VisualWebPart1.cs from UserControl.ascx

I make a Webpart and want to use the controls from the VisualWebpart1UserControl.ascx in the VisualWebpart1.cs. Is this possible? I wrote following code in the VisualWebpart1.cs: ...
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XML Dictionary - how to provision with feature and read it?

I have an visual webpart and I need to populate drop down with content extracted from xml file. How can I provision that XML file with feature and then how can I access it from my codebehind to be ...
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Localizing ASP markup in webpart issue

In my web part I have an label, which I want to be localized: <asp:Label ID="AppJSTNameLabel" runat="server" Text="<%$Resources:AppListWebPart,NoSelection%>" /> I have mapped Resources ...
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Can I deploy a farm solution to my site collection only

I have created a visual web part using visual studio of type "Farm solution", then I add the wsp file using the following command:- PS C:\Users\Administrator> Add-SPSolution ...
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c# add existing webparts on site into sandbox webpart solution

I want to create a webpart using sandbox webpart solution on C# which contents two or more webparts (such as a list, task, document,...) existed on my Sharepoint site. So my new webpart will have some ...
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Call Javascript functions from Server

I want to develop a simple web part using VS 2012 and add this code for button click: SPListItem Item = SPContext.Current.Web.Lists["Tasks"].Items.Add(); Item["Title"] = TextBox1.Text; Item["Due ...
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Using SharePoint resource file in my web part

I have a SharePoint application and for that I have created resource files which are inside App_GlobalResources folder. I am making a visual web part and want to use those resource files rather ...
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Unable to create Image Slider web part using slideShow.js

I want to make the web part for image sliding for Picture Library. I got this link for doing so. My code for visual web part is : <!DOCTYPE html> <html> <head> <meta ...
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How to get a document library URL from c# in visual web part?

I'm making a visual webpart in a sp2010 environment. I am trying to get the document library URL. I have this code so far: My variables are not getting the right values. Like the libraryURL, ...
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How to get a creation date from a SPListItem that is a folder in c#?

I am making a visual webpart in SP 2010, and I download the SPListItems from a document library. I need to get the creation date of all the documents and folder items. I can do it successfuly for ...
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How to detect if the user exited page edit mode?

I am making a visual web part for SP2010, and the webpart hides shows content depending on if there was a postback or not. However the only exception to this, is the postback of exiting the page edit ...
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What is the scope of SPContext.Current.Web.GetList?

In my visual web part for sharepoint 2010, I use the function SPContext.Current.Web.GetList("myserverrelativeurl") to get a document library. But I noticed this only works if the link is in the same ...
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Is there a way to say getitembyid and use caml query to get no fields?

In my visual webpart, I want to get an item by it's id from a document library, and change it's field value. I don't want to actually read any of its field values, so I was wondering is there is a way ...
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SP 2010 Visual Webpart - How to get all documents in a folder and sort them by caml query?

I am making a visual web part for sharepoint 2010. I have a SPFolder object and I want to get all items in it, but I want to sort it by a specific field. I want to do this by CAML query instead of ...
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Using sharepoint 2010 on another server in VS?

How can I use sharepoint 2010 that is on another server in VS? When I try to create a new project for creating visual web part, A message "Sharepoint not installed on this client" is showed.
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get string from another method after setting it with SelectedIndexChanged event of asp-net dropdown

So I'm creating a contact form for my event management system at the moment. I've got a Visual Webpart including private string selectedEmail; as a variable after declaring my class in code ...
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Link in a visual webpart sharpoint 2010

I am working on a internet site which has all the best practices used in it. I have a simple task but want to make sure that i also use the best possible solution. The requirement is that i have to ...
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Setting a Lookupfield for current Item in List

my use-case: I'm trying to implement an event-management system to sharepoint using visual web part(s). I have two custom lists, one is called "events". Let's say it has a column "Title" which shows ...
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Adding style sheet to feature

I have created a feature in sharepoint 2010. The feature has a visual web part (sandboxed), the web part has controls etc. I have added some styles to the web part. How do i upload the stylesheet ...
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XmlFormView and QueryStringFilter

I'm working on a project to automatically generate some document libraries and pages. One of these pages I have to put a infopath form webpart and a TextFilter to send to this form some information (a ...
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Not able to add webpart to page using chrome

I created a visual webpart for SharePoint 2007, now I am able to add it to page using Internet Explorer but when I try to add it to page using chrome it doesn't add it or do a page refresh, I followed ...
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Cannot connect to the Sharepoint Site from Visual Studio 2010

I'm new to Sharepoint. I'm trying to create a simple webpart using Visual Studio 2010 but when I try to validate my Sharepoint Server (both VS 2010 and Sharepoint are present in two different system - ...
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SharePoint 2010 how to find the subsite name programmatically and refer the Parent site WebPart

I have List created in the Parent Web and created a Visual WebPart to pull the data from the list and display. When I add the same WebPart in the SubSite pages the data is not populating to display. ...
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SPUtility Send Email for mulitple users

I am trying to send an email to multiple users using SP Utility Send Email I am using visual studio, c# But i am facing issue, as i am trying to specify email addresses as a ,b Should i be using ...
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How do you display a link that when clicked opens up a new email in Outlook?

I am creating a visual web part that displays the site owners of a SharePoint site and each site owner's email. I would like users to be able to click the email address, and this will open up a new ...
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My gridview does not display.

I am creating a web part on SharePoint that shows site owners and their email addresses. I am able to show that information in a listbox, but I would rather do it in a gridview. When I change my code ...
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How do you show a list of site owners for a SharePoint site?

I am trying to create a web part that will list the site owners of a SharePoint site. I'm not sure where to start. I've been unable to figure out how to access the permissions property of a site. Any ...
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Custom webpart to display HTML form which supports adding additional dataRow on the fly?

Would like to build a WebPart which will display an HTML form(allow the users to add the data rows as many as required) and will insert the data into the SharePoint list on the submit (based on ...
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the name 'initializecontrol' does not exist in the current context visual studio 2013

I am encountering this error when I create a visual web part in Visual Studio 2012: the name 'initializecontrol' does not exist in the current context visual studio 2013 Edit 1: the error appears ...
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Deploy Farm Solutions to Online SharePoint 2013

I am migrating SharePoint 2010 project to online SharePoint 2013. I managed to move lists, document libraries..etc. with sandbox solutions. But can any one help me how can I deploy the farm ...
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Trying to learn SherPoint development with Sharepoint.com

Because I don't have the hardware or license i bought Sharepoint Online from sharepoint.com I've just started out, and want to for instance create a poll. I Visual Studio I have two choices: App ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Add Solution': Feature with Id 'guid' is not installed in this farm, and cannot be added to this scope

I have added FeatureEventReceiver to the solution and here is my code, public override void FeatureInstalled(SPFeatureReceiverProperties properties) { ...
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Cannot save sharepoint page with my custom webpart (with asp.net validation controls)!

I am using sp2010. I have created a visual webpart in Visual Studio 2010. In this webpart I have created a sort of contact form with fields and a button. I have deployed this webpart to my sp site and ...
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How to set the ScriptManager Property programmatically in Visual Web Part?

I have a web part in which I have placed an update panel. To use this web part in the Safari browser there is an issue that the whole page is refreshed instead partial page rendering. The same web ...
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SPMenu Field for sharepoint document library

I have written code where it will show the Sharepoint document library in sp grid view.It is showing the grid but i want the default spmenu field for the type icon. please see the attached image. ...
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How to open document library file in client application programmatically?

I have a web part which shows the list of documents which are stored in the document library. I want to open the document in respective client application of client machine programmatically. ...
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Custom Web Part property is applied to all web parts when configured

I am facing an issue with SharePoint 2010 Web part Properties. I have created a Custom Web Part Property with Boolean type. Now I am adding this web part to 3 different pages when I set this ...
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Adding a custom control in visual web part

Can anyone please provide steps or a link for deploying a visual webpart with custom control in sharepoint 2013?
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Creating and deploying a visual webpart using VS 2012

I'm new to sharepoint. I managed to create a visual web part in VS 2012. But I don't know how to deploy it properly. I only added a button control to the webpart page. After that I used F5 to deploy ...