Questions tagged [remote-event-receiver]

Remote event receivers work similarly to regular event receivers except that remote event receivers handle events that occur when an app for SharePoint is on a different system from its host web application.

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Can i use workflow 2013 to update the friendly URL term to match the updated wiki page name

I usually work with sharepoint on-premises 2013, and when i work with enterprise wiki site collection, i write the following server side event receiver, which mainly update the friendly URL term to ...
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Remote Event Receivers not firing in case of Service to Service authentication scenario using Azure AD

I have created a SharePoint app(Add in) with a RemoteEventReceiver subscribed to Item Added Event on a custom list. After installing app in office 365 I can log into portal and add item to list and it ...
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Can item Adding & item Editing operations be canceled inside Remote Event Receivers

I am trying to find the differences between Server-Side event receivers and Remote Event Receivers. now in server-side event receivers i can achieve following scenario:- Check if the user who is ...
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Office 365 document Library ItemAdded event is not firing

Event is attached to document library, but it is not firing when I upload document. Below is the Element.xml file. <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="## Heading ##http://...
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how to deploy a remote event receiver to azure

I created my first event receiver using this link but now i need to deploy the the final version of the app. I think i need to create a web app on azure and publish the web project How do i ...
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deploy remote event receiver with Azure IIS

I am trying to use Remote Event Receiver with a SharePoint Custom List and it is not deploying. When I debug with Visual Studio, it works. When I deploy it as an app, it fails deploying with the ...
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SharePoint Remote Event Receiver not working

Platform: Sharepoint on-premise Requirement: To connect Remote Event Receiver to an existing list in the Host Web Problem: Error in deploying Remote Event Receiver Details: Created a new Provider ...
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Remote event receiver IIS website Anonymous access

For On-premise environment high-trust app - We are creating a remote event receiver and handling the "App Installed" and "App uninstalling" events. When we try to install the app it fails with the ...
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Remote Event Receiver not always executed, yet always received

We have a SPO site with remote event receivers configured. About 80% of all events (in this case: ItemAdded) are executed just fine. About 20% isn't processed. Usually, we can debug the process, but ...
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Can I host my remote event receiver inside a trial Azure account for demo and testing purposes

I want to do a demo for one of our clients about SharePoint online. now our customer already have a free basic office 365 with one admin user. so I have created some site collections with lists and ...
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Running a remote event receivers in elevated privileges

I am currently migrating our server side event receivers to be remote event receivers. Now, one thing I can not find a way of doing it is how I can run part of my remote event receiver code in ...
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How to disable and enable itemupdated event office 365 CSOM (RER)

How to disable/enable ItemUpdated event in remote event receiver in Office 365 using C# CSOM.
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ISS error when deploying remote event receiver on azure

I try to deploy a remote event to azure,i successfully deploy the web app to azure and the add in to app catalog. But when i add the app to the site it doesnt get install i check the log file on azure ...
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Is there any way to profile or debug remote event receivers on SharePoint 2013 Online?

I have registered a Remote Event Receiver using the SharePoint CSOM, by configuring a EventReceiverDefinitionCreationInformation object and adding it to a list. I can use Powershell (again with the ...
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sharepoint remoted event receiver event for folder added

sharepoint remote event receivers itemAdded event not fire when adding folder to a documentlibrary. how to get event fire when folder is created in sharepoint?
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Pricing tiers for creating a “Service Bus” that will be used as an end point while developing remote event receivers

I want to create some remote event receivers for our sharepoint online sites, and to be able to debug/test the code i need to create a service bus inside Azure, to be used as an endpoint for our ...
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Remote Event Receiver on ItemAdding triggered but not updating folder columns

I have a remote event receiver attached to a Document Library. The er is attached to ItemAdding and ItemUpdating. The same code runs on both events to update values in several columns based on the URL ...
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SharePoint Online. Modify file content with Remote Event Receiver

I have to check the content of an Excel file uploaded to SharePoint and if the columns don't follow an order, switch them to have the order needed. I've thought to make an Remote Event Receiver and ...
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Installing a Remote Event Receiver Add-in - System.IdentityModel.Tokens.SecurityTokenException

I'm working with a Remote Event Receiver Add-in in SharePoint Online and when I try to install the Add-in the breakpoint at the HandleAppInstalled(); fires, but when it tries to use ClientContext to ...
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On a Remote Event Receiver, how to copy file from one document library to another?

I'm working on a remove event receiver which when triggered by an ItemDeleting event should copy the list item (file) from the original document library to another. Please see a code below for ...
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Infinite loop for itemupdated event, sharepoint online

What can i do to avoid infinite loop in my itemupdated event receiver, everytime i call the item.Update(); the event fires again, what is the equivalent of EventFiringEnabled to sharepoint online
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Does Inheritance Broken Event Fire with Remote Event Receiver?

Does Inheritance Broken Event Fire with Remote Event Receiver? I have tried since Past couple of weeks, with Same logic, Item Added event work with Remote Event Receiver but Inheritance Broken Event ...
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How to handle events in SharePoint document library?

We are writing an application that handles events in document library. Case1: When a new document is uploaded in library, Edit properties dialog opens and user clicks save after entering some ...
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How to get file name on itemAdded event office 365

I am trying get file name after uploading, I am not able to get any properties. Below is the code i am using. string name=""; if(properties.ItemEventProperties.AfterProperties.ContainsKey("...
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RER - Can't view logs, doesn't seem to fire

I've made a Remote Event Receiver, making it trigger on ItemAdded, ItemUpdated and ItemCheckedIn. the app is hosted on an internal server (not Azure), and building and deploying it works. I can ...
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Publishing web app for remote event receivers

i created a fresh sharepoint add-in for my scenario am creating a remote event receiver,when i published the latter it get this error : You do not have permission to view this directory or page.
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remote event receiver not firing when published

I followed all the steps of this blog and successfully deployed the web app and sharepoint addin but now the remote event receiver doesnt get triggered when adding an item to the list.
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remote event receiver not triggered

i followed this blog and successfully deployed my app,if i click on the sharepoint addin, it successfully contact the remote event receiver on azure but if go to the list and add item nothing happens,...
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Remote event receiver. Track changes to every document

Our remote event receiver is setup to track changes for every document on a web. This includes documents in all subsites and all lists in a recursive manner. The way it is setup is as follows. It ...
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How to get list items from another site collection in remote event receivers

I have created a remote event receiver which is working fine. Now there is change in functionality such that, we have to bring some items from another site collection with in same web application, in ...
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how to start SP designer workflow using Remote Event Reciever after item deleted from list?

I wan to send email after item got deleted from list for that I used delete item action in designer workflow but that doesn't got triggered and am not able to do this using Remote Event Reciever.
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Prevent folder creation in SharePoint Online (SharePoint 2013) (including Explorer view)

I am new to SharePoint programming and I found this online: https://tjendarta.wordpress.com/2014/02/04/prevent-creating-folder-in-sharepoint-document-library-and-list/ It appears to be from ...
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SharePoint Online - Copy SharePoint List Items from multiple Subsites to a main site

I have a SharePoint site "Test", in which i have a Custom List "Test1 List". I also have a few Sub sites for the Test site and each subsite has a custom list associated with it (For example, Test2 ...
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Generate notification subscriptions in external LOB?

Looking at the External events and alerts in SharePoint 2013 article, the flow for subscribing to notifications from an external LOB is as follows: User requests a subscription for notifications. ...
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ItemAdding event firing, but nothing is happening. SharePoint Hosted App

I'm trying to learn Remote Event Receivers and I'm having issue getting any results from the event. The event is an ItemAdding event on an announcement list. Public Function ProcessEvent(ByVal ...
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How to make validation in a remote event receiver - ItemAdding

I have a Remote Event Receiver on the ItemAdding event of a list called clients. Everytime a new list item is created a new subsite is created. However I want to make a validation, if site already ...
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remote event receiver webprovisioned not firing

Following is my code to have webprovisioned event receiver but nothing happened, it seems it is not firing at all. the AppEventReceiver file EventReceiverDefinitionCreationInformation ...
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Deploying a Self-Hosted SharePoint 2013 App with Remote Event Receiver to Microsoft SharePoint Office 365

I created a small SharePoint app for testing deployment of a simple list and content type. There is also a Remote Event Receiver to run some code when the app is installed. I'm using Visual Studio ...
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Remote event receiver setting LastModifiedBy to “SharePoint Program”

I have a Remote Event Receiver, on a list, that fires every time an item is updated, and it works fine. However the Last modified by-field on the item is set to SharePoint program. I have tried ...
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Determine Document Set sub folders in ItemAdded Remote Event Receiver

I am building an ItemAdded Remote Event Receiver that is attached to a Document Library which contains a content type derived from the Document Set. The Document Sets are configured to deploy sub-...
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How to post to SharePoint NewsFeed using Remote Event Receiver?

I tried to post to SharePoint NewsFeed via Remote Event Receiver. public void ProcessOneWayEvent(SPRemoteEventProperties properties) { ClientContext context = TokenHelper....
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Using the SocialFeedManager object in Remote Event Receiver

I'm trying to create a Remote Event Receiver that will update the social feed of a user when ever he adds an item to a list on SharePoint Online. I've initiated the client context object using the ...
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Service Bus to debug remote event receivers, is it still a valid appraoch? If not what are the alternatives

Around 2 years ago I developed and implemented many remote event receivers by following the approach mentioned in this link https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/kaevans/2014/02/26/attaching-remote-event-...
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Clientcontext is always null in azure hosted Provider hosted app

I am working on provider hosted app to be hosted on azure. I need to create remote event recevier, I am using https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/kaevans/2014/02/26/attaching-remote-event-receivers-to-...
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Inovke Secured Web API from remote event receiver

I have a Remote Event Receiver developed/deployed for SharePoint online using hosted-addin. This add-in can be deployed in different sharepoint online enviroments. When item added event gets triggered ...
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There was no endpoint listening - Remote Event Receiver, On premise provider hosted app

I created an remote event receiver to fire when app is installed on premise provider hosted app. I cannot use azure. While running on doing F5 the solution i get below exception: Installation is in ...
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Unable Debug “attaching-remote-event-receivers-to-lists-in-the-host-web” using azure service bus

I use to follow the following approach to create remote event receivers and debug them using azure service bus https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/kaevans/2014/02/26/attaching-remote-event-receivers-to-...
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SharePoint Online remote event receiver - get binary of large file >5MB

I'm trying to open binary stream of a file when file is uploaded into document library by using Remote Event Receivers. It was able to work with small files (< 5MB), but does not work with file > ...
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Debug remote event receiver:- “Microsoft.IdentityModel.Tokens.AudienceUriValidationFailedException..localhost is not the intended audience”

I want to debug our remote event receiver for a sharepoint online site collection. and since the azure service bus appraoch for debugging RER is not supported anymore. so i am trying to use the ngrok ...
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Remote Event receiver error “There was no endpoint listening at https://localhost:44332/Services/AppEventReceiver.svc that could accept the message”

I am developing a new remote event receiver, where i followed these steps:- 1- Inside visual studio 2015 >> create new sharepoint add-in >> provider-hosted Add-in >> i enter the url for a test ...