XML is a markup language that defines a set of rules for encoding documents in a format that is both human-readable and machine-readable.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

4
votes
2answers
3k views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
888 views

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 ...
0
votes
3answers
650 views

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 ...
7
votes
3answers
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
69 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
700 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
361 views

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 ...
3
votes
3answers
4k views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
73 views

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 ...
8
votes
3answers
3k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
82 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
655 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
249 views

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 ...
2
votes
2answers
2k views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

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 ...
6
votes
3answers
7k views

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?
1
vote
1answer
668 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
409 views

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. ...
0
votes
1answer
699 views

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 ...
3
votes
2answers
1k views

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… ...
1
vote
2answers
930 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
604 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
463 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
218 views

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 ...
1
vote
6answers
980 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
3k views

How to show list data in vertical list

I want to show the contents of three specific columns from one specific list item. Like Meeting list item ID 5 contains Name MeetingDate Bitfield1 Bitfield2 John Doe ...
2
votes
0answers
289 views

Custom XML Document Content Type with ASP.NET Forms in MOSS 2007/WSS 3.0 [closed]

I'd like to create a custom content type in SharePoint 2007 (WSS 3.0) that inherits from the existing XML Document content type (i.e. an InfoPath form) but I want to use custom ASP.NET forms to edit ...
3
votes
2answers
802 views

What is the best practice to implement search to index XML files?

In our SharePoint solution we need a service which can search and index XML files. At this moment we are using FAST, but are there other tools / applications / solutions which are free and easy to ...