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Missing XML namespace in results from List Service?

Related: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/11235139/how-to-get-this-attribute-using-linq-to-xml I am pulling the following data from the SharePoint list service: <Result ID="1,New" ...
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Using XSLT to transform default XML of view

I have a public website on which I need to display a simplified version of a list view I have set up in SharePoint. I am successfully using the techniques described on here to get the XML of the ...
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Deploying List Instance - LookupMulti Type Column in XML

So I have been able to populate rows with Lookup type fields as such: <ListInstance ... > <Data> <Rows> <Row> <Field ...
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Site doesn't allow anonymous login but I want a public RSS feed

I am trying to figure this one out. My site is configured not to allow anonymous login. That said, I want to provide an XML file of list items to be consumed by a public website on another server. ...
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Configuration File for Features

I am creating some features in SharePoint 2010. I need to have some settings for all the features that I intend to keep in a xml file that should get deployed to 14 hive. On feature activation, ...
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Overriding search control, contextual scope as default

I have a strange problem regarding the overriding of search delegate control in SharePoint 2007. The purpose of why i override it is to set drop down mode to show contextual scopes as default aka ...
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How do I prevent SharePoint Designer from adding a Byte Order Mark to my XML files?

We have some hand crafted XML files we use for various rss needs. Whenever a dev updates the file, SharePoint Designer adds an UTF-8 byte order mark to the beginning of the file causing some parsers ...
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Common XML file for a SharePoint farm enviroment

We have create a object model DLL and display some result on based upon XML file stored on physical disk on dev box its working fine. Issue with our production enviroment is that we have four server ...
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getting SPList data using HttpWebRequest

I want to get SPlist data using HTTPWebRequest but not sure how can i do it, here's the code I made until now, // Create a web request to get the xml feed HttpWebRequest ...
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What things/attributes need to be changes while renaming a Site Defination?

I have a site definition folder with following structure, XML default.aspx MasterPage.master masterpageajax.master In XML folder I have "ONET.XML" and I looked into this file, and realized that ...
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SharePoint 2010 wrong encoding when webtemplate is a farm feature

i create a new SharePoint Site with a sitepage template. My Problem is, the columnnames of my library has a wrong coding. My schema.xml has a encoding UTF-8 and the XML file () too. e.g. Prüfer ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2010 Blog Post XSLT Date Formatting

I'm using SharePoint Foundation 2010 and we've added a blog as a subsite. I want to show a 'recent blog posts' webpart on the main site page, so decided to go down the route of an XML webpart using ...
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Updating Custom XML property of a webpart while adding it to a webpage

I followed this tutorial to make a tabzone webpart. if I want to manually add it to a page it works perfectly, but if I try to add it programmatically, it gives me out of index exception, which is ...
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Rules for Transforming List Column Names into XML Element Names

I am using the ListData.svc service to pull data from several lists. Many of the column names have punctuation and spaces, so their names are transformed as they're rendered as Atom in the ListData ...
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Importing external data synchronously into a Sharepoint List

Problem : We need external data to be imported synchronously into a Sharepoint list. The data is located in a MySQL database. The Sharepoint server is setup behind a firewall and no direct connection ...
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Nintex Workflow Query Lookup Filter not working for User field [closed]

So I have a nintex workflow where a username is extracted from an infopath form via Query XML. Confirmed that it comes out into the user variable (of type person or group) in the format DOMAIN\USER ...
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$Created_x0020_Date.ifnew what are the rules

I have the following coming back when I look at the xml for my view: $Created_x0020_Date.ifnew This indicates if an item is new or not. What are the rules in determining if an item is new or not? A ...
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Custom Sharepoint List (XML Field “TimeOnly”)

Trying to Make a XML field that displays DateTime in "TimeOnly" format but for some reason, I can't work it how to use it, as there isn't no "TimeOnly" property shown in Intellisense when i type the ...
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CAML query not filtering data on search

I have a code with an XML query that I believe is correct but for some reason, when I type anything into the web apps search textbox, it appears to filter but actually just pulls 100 of the rows at ...
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Managed Metadata field full path

I've added a custom Managed Metadata field in my custom contenttype but need to show the full path. Anyone knows how to do this? (if possible with xml, else with c#) XML so far: <Field ...
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Set column order in contenttype

I've added some site columns with an xml file and also created my contenttype in the xml. After deploying, a feature creates a lookup to another list (with c# code). How can I set te column order in ...
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External XML web services, not valid?

I'm trying to connect data from Exchange 2010 to a SharePoint site through SharePoint designer, using the ASMX web services Exchange 2010 exposed as a Web Service data source. I've already verified ...
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How to generate XML files of various list present in sharepoint?

I want to generate XML files of the lists present inside a sharepoint site. The XML file will contain all the data and folders in a structured way. Is there any tool available to do this? Has anybody ...
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How to avoid _metadata in a REST response (listData.svc)

I am pulling data from a SharePoint list with listData.svc, and _metadata represent more than half of the response content. Is there a way to return list fields only, without the metadata? Below an ...
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Searching Site Farm / Collections for instance of URL

I am looking into a way to search for a specific URL within SharePoint. I have seen the solution that searches with PowerShell script for searching lists for specific links? and ...
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Create list instance with Visual Studio 2010 and specify Group or Person for field value

I'm creating a list instance in an XML file and I have some fields which are of type "Person or group". In the XML I can specify it like this: <Row> <Field ...
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How to create a SPUser object from its XML representation

I have the following XML representation for a user: <pc:Person xmlns:pc="http://schemas.microsoft.com/office/infopath/2007/PartnerControls"> <pc:DisplayName>John ...
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If I need to update the InfoPath's XML File in sharepoint? Is it possible to do it?

I'm very new at SharePoint, please forgive my stupid questions or mistake.... Currently I'm in the process of updating the SharePoint Server. I would like to update the InfoPath Form in SharePoint ...
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Javascript to get GUID from SharePoint

I am newbie to SharePoint and I am uploading a file to the server using javascript. Now the task is to get the GUID of that file and display it ({alert(guid); is fine). I don't even know where to ...
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Update SharePoint field with XML illegal characters using caml [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to query using CAML when a value has < in the value I am trying to update a field named Title using caml query. The value that i am trying to put is ...
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How to add list web part to the SharePoint page using Managed Client Object Model?

I am trying to add new web part to the SharePoint page using Managed Client Object Model that will display a list. I can't seem to be able to figure out the code of the web part's XML that is ...
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How to add XML file with event reciver

I am creating a event reciver for the list, for that i need to get some data from XML file. currently i have placed the xml file in my local system. Actually where do i need to add the xml file. Is ...
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RSS feed for library is blank

We're on SharePoint 2010 and trying to get the RSS feed of a library. The "Allow RSS for this list" is set to Yes. On the library, we go to Library > RSS Feed and we see "Site Name: Library Name" but ...
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Dynamically setting Default Value in ParameterBinding through Javascript

To make a long story short (too late), we have a dropdownlist that is populated through a list of items. We want to use this dropdownlist to filter the list in a data view web part. This works ...
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Error code 0x81020073 when calling UpdateListItems of Lists.asmx web service

I am executing code in a program I have been working on that uploads files to sharepoint. I am uploading the file with HTTP PUT, then using the path to update the attributes. For a day or two I've ...
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Sharepoint 2010 XML schemas

When developing in Sharepoint I noticed you eventually end-up editing lots of XML files: Feature.Template.xmls, Package.Template.xmls etc. Although VS is helpful with auto-completion, I don't really ...
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Is it possible to style mobile list views?

I have been working on a task to style mobile lists views and since then, I have been unable to find a solution in terms of how I could get the views styled. So I am starting to wonder if is it really ...
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Sharepoint 2010 custom fields xml <PropertySchema>

lately I have been trying to develop a custom field (cascading dropdown) for sharepoint 2010. I am using the sample from codeplex. the problem is that the sample is for sharepoint 2007 and uses the ...
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Set “Allow management of content types?” set to “Yes” within a Content Type or List Definition

How do you set "Allow management of content types?" to "Yes" within a Content Type or List Definition?
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Xml defintion of Field and FieldRef elements and the precedence of attributes

Anybody out there with a good understanding or a good reference of how the attributes that make up a custom list definition apply to the list columns when you define Fields and FieldRefs in multiple ...
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How to add a button at Page tab ribbon at publishing page?

Can you please help me in order to add a button at Page tab in publishing page. I am able to add the button in the documents library but I am not able to add the button at Page tab. Here is the XML ...
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Re-create new Content Type using SchemaXml of an existing Content Type

I have the XML schema information (SPContentType.SchemaXml) of a content type. I am looking for a method that takes this information to recreate the content type at a different location? Thank you. ...
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Listview webpart in custom site definition

When defining a listview webpart in a custom site definition, how can I make sure that the view has the columns that I want it to show? The standard view shows these column: Title, Assigned To and ...
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Listdata service with managed metadata or multivalue columns

The PowerPivot team just posted a white paper on Using SharePoint List Data in PowerPivot, which is awesome. Now I can slice, dice, and analyze the contents of a document library I manage. Except… ...
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How to order a group of web parts added dynamically?

Preface: I did not come up with this implementation, just dealing with it. I have a web part zone that gets 3 content editor web parts loaded into it dynamically through the feature receiver. The ...
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XML view on SharePoint 2010

I exported the XML file of the metadata of a GIS database. I want to view this data on SharePoint 2010. I don't want to see the code, I want to actually see the way it looks in ArcCatalog. How can I ...
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List definition simply won't work

I have created this list-definition which I then refer to in a site-definition. When I then create a new site with the site-definition, the list gets created too on the site, but all the custom fields ...
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Publishing Infopath 2010 form to sharepoint 2010 [closed]

This question is about publishing infopath 2010 form to sharepoint server 2010.I designed a form and publish it to a sharepoint library successfully.When I try to fill the form and save it to ...
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Surface XML schema as UI in SharePoint 2010

I have a requirement (at the least possible cost, be that custom dev or 3rd party product) to take an XML schema (which is subject to regular change) and surface a UI to this through SharePoint. The ...
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Should I store serialized (to xml) object in SharePoint list?

A requirement of my website is that I pull down data from external sources. To pull down the data, I have created a timer job (SPJobDefinition). In this job, I need to store the external data ...