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Display GUID column of document in the XML Api request

Before I start, let me just say that I have no experience with Sharepoint. Because of this I do not have the necessary knowledge of the different terminology, so bare with me. That said, I'm currently ...
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How to create view declaratively for sharepoint list?

I have a web part in which I am displaying the item title as a link. I want user to redirect to the custom view which displays only that product information. I need to pass the query string parameter ...
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JSON Viewer WebPart

Is there a JSON Viewer webpart that functions in a similar manner to XML Viewer? Should I just use a DataView Webpart?
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Save Video Library contents to XML file on remote server

I have Sharepoint Foundation 2010, and one of my sites has a library which contains videos. What I want to do is have an XML file written to a directory on a remote machine, whenever the users update ...
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Populating a Sharepoint list column from an XML file?

I have an XML file of currency conversions: https://www.dropbox.com/s/jhv6ms2v6s796z0/Screenshot%202013-11-29%2009.51.46.png I need to pull in a couple of these live to a Sharepoint list (this XML ...
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get count from groupby query of linq to xml

I need to group the elements in the xml by Article_x0020_Tags . Here I get the items from the sharepoint pages library , which has a custom column called "article Tags" which is a managed metadata ...
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How to get the name from a user id

I query a list via jQuery (on the RSS presentation). The content type has one field that is used for a responsible. In the XML returned, only the User ID is supplied. How can I get the name of that ...
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Read XML with PowerShell [closed]

Here’s what I am trying to do. There is an XML file in the “forms” folder of each our SharePoint libraries called “client_LocationBasedDefaults.html” The file contains the column defaults that can be ...
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Mega-menu tab on multiple site collections

I would like to create a tab in SharePoint 2007 that is a mega menu. This mega menu tab will be implemented on multiple site collections. It will be a part of the global navigation in each site ...
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How to add multi-key querystring to custom content type's custom form url?

I have a custom content type, inheriting from the WorkflowTask content type. I've configured the content type to point to a custom form, but the URLs are not working properly. <ContentType ...
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Generating the Word Document with SharePoint list data

I have an issue with exporting the list data from sharepoint to microsoft word (docx). Basically, the export succeeds, I can move the data from the list to the word document using xml (XElement etc) ...
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I want to use a CQWP to show the list’s name description, any ideas?

I’ve been going around in circles a bit with some XSL (as it seems easy to do) and I was wondering if you have a quick fix for this too.   I want to use a CQWP to show the list’s name and ...
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What is SPXmlDocCache & SPXmlDocCacheRefreshSentinel

I am getting UpdatedConcurrencyException: The object SPXmlDocCacheRefreshSentinel was updated by another user. in ULS during a web application scoped feature uninstall (as part of a solution ...
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Create multiple data records in one go in SharePoint 2007 (storage in an XML Data Source)

what I'd like to do is to create multiple data records (of one type) in one call to the server. The solution needs to work in SharePoint 2007 and the data is stored in an XML Data Source, i.e. an XML ...
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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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List item storage in SQL

So I'm having some performance issues with some large queries against SharePoint (yes, I'm already using CAML), so I decided to take a peek at the SharePoint database despite the dire warnings never ...
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XML files to store user information or simpler solution?

We are assigning users (by group or individually) specific documents to read. I am looking to store user information such as email (the users are windows authenticated), groups that they belong, and ...
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Group a list view by a particular column

I'm trying to create a ticket system, but I have a small issue. I'm trying to group the existing items, in categories, based on the drop-down column "Status". Ex: All tickets with status "Open" ...
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xmldocument & receiver on sharepoint

I'm developing on sharepoint since few months, and I begin to understand the structure of Sharepoint. However, there is some things I don't understand. For example, I don't understand how work 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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I want to make a weather webpart that displays temperature by using Api like Google or yahoo

I want to make a Weather web part form any api. I have searched on Google but could not find any good solution. So, any link or suggestion or steps for that?
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Source for Web Service in SharePoint

Is it possible to use XML data as input for SharePoint web service? If possible how to implement that? Can we use input as Objects other than XML data ??
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RSS/XML Feeds Stopped Working - SharePoint 2007 [closed]

We have numerous custom web parts that use XML to pull in RSS feeds. The feeds stopped coming in about 2 weeks ago. We are not sure exactly what caused this, but there was an admin who was working ...
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Populate list item from XML feed

How to create new list item using data from XML feed? Is it possible to handle multi line of text in XML feed?
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Adding list items from XML file

I'm currently exporting XML files from my ERP system and they look like this : <?xml version="1.0"?> <ISA xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance"> <ISA_Info ...
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How to view forms on a tablet and submit response back to SharePoint

beginner SharePoint admin here looking for guidance. We have a situation at our company where we want to be able to view company documents on tablets (which staff have due to their mobility ...
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SharePoint 2007 List as Datasource for SSRS 2005 - Query invalid and formating SharePoint Dates?

I have this XML query that pulls all entries and fields from a SharePoint list. <Query> <SoapAction>http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/soap/GetListItems</SoapAction> ...
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Join multiple lists using XML web service

Implement a new XML web service, in the web service, use the SharePoint API to merge or join two or more list. Then, in SSRS, retrieve data from the XML web service using XML data source type. ...
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ampersand (&) in list definition custom form URLs

I want to use more then 1 query param for custom list form. So, this is XML definition: _layouts/MyPage.aspx?param1=x&param2=y When custom form is called for new listitem it sending ...
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How do I View the Raw XML Output of a Content Query Web Part?

I would like to see the Raw XML that is output from a content query web part so that I can develop a custom xsl stylesheet for this. I have the publishing infrastructure enabled. I assume I can do ...
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CAML batch query - valid XML?

The standard format of a CAML batch query is as follows: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <ows:Batch OnError="Continue"> <Method ID=""> ...
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Allow XML file for Navigation to be shared across all sites

I created a datasource that points to an XML file at the top level Sharepoint site. I then associated a treeview in a masterpage with the new datasource. It works fine on the home page but not on ...
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SPQuery on null lookupfield

I have a contact list with a company lookup field and I need to retrieve those without any company associated so I was thinking can I put it like this: <Query> <OrderBy> ...
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XPath assistance [closed]

I created an XSLT translation for XML that looks like this that was workign as expected: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <bsar:BSAForm ...
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update xml file within doc library using jquery ajax

I can read values from xml files that are posted within a document library using jquery ajax, but can I update those values then save/post them back into the document. i.e. can I update the contents ...
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Creating Document with SharePoint 2010 Workflow: can I create xml file

So I found this resource on how to use SPD Workflow to create a new item (or document) in SharePoint 2010. This is exactly what I need because I can fill a field (column in a list) with the string ...
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Unauthorized on XDocument.Load on Sharepoint

I'm trying to open an XML file from my document library. I'm running some code as "Elevated Privilege" on a file I know exists. The code I wrote down is this: ...
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Promoting document metadata from xml

Is there a way to promote document metadata from XML input? MSDN states it's possible and that there's ever an XML built-in parser in place. However, after hours of searching the web I still don't ...
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XML Viewer Web part: filter/setting/javascript/jquery to dynamically point to xml file

perhaps this is a silly question, but is there a way to use a filter, or some script, or a setting or something like that, in SP2010 to allow a user to select various xml documents from a library and ...
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applicationSettings ignored in web.config

I've written a feature assembly that includes an SPFeatureReceiver. I can successfully deploy the feature's WSP, the assembly goes to the GAC, and the feature (mostly) does what it's supposed to. ...
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PDF Icon in announcement lists attached files

I added the following line in the DOCICON.XML file and I get the PDF icon in my document lists, but not in Announcement lists that have a file attached or uploaded as a PDF. <Mapping Key="pdf" ...
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Wierd format of Modified date and PublishingStart

Iam having trouble with date formats of these two fields: Modified and PublishingStartDate. They are different in format. Iam attaching how they display on my computer. I have regional settings set to ...
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SharePoint XML Web Part dynamically adding xml link

Is there a way to dynamically insert a variable in the <XMLLink> --variable here--</XMLLink> tag? I'm trying to read an URL parameter which will contain the xml files path. What I am ...
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Open link lists, attached and uploaded files in new tab

I would like to know how can I edit in SharePoint 2010 Standard version so that when a user clicks on any link list item, uploaded or attached files in a announcement and document lists to be opened ...
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How to deploy custom context menu item?

I made a custom SharePoint application page and now I want to open it from edit control block (item context menu). My XML won't compile because it is telling me that I have illegal characters in the ...
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COM: javascript/jquery method for creating a xml data file from SharePoint list data (multiple)

Does anyone know how I can pull off creating an xml data file from data in multiple lists using SPServices/Javascript/jQuery? I can certainly bring all the data I need out to a page and load into DOM ...
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Uploading xml to document library won't start workflow

When I upload an xml document to a document library, the workflow associated with that document library won't start. Here is my the code I use to upload: using (SPSite site = new ...
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Dropdown menu with XML data source gives web part error

I am using SharePoint designer to build a page with a data view web part that displays the contents of a 6,000 record XML file that is structured like the example below with each "Details" element ...
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Lookup column details are not coming in the result xml

I am trying to get the details of the list in sharepoint by using the jquery in content editor webpart. I created one .js file and I made a link in the content editor webpart. This is working awesome. ...
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Automatically create a list based on dynamic xml

I am trying to set up a SharePoint page as follows (using SPdesigner), but don't know if it is possible and where to start. We want a page where a list is displayed, and the content of the list ...