Creating SharePoint Calendar All Day or Daily Recurring Event

This post is a contribution from Manish Joshi, an engineer with the SharePoint Developer Support team Whether you are creating a daily recurring event using SharePoint web service lists.asmx or via REST calls, you will need to make sure that TimeZone property is set to 0 otherwise the SharePoint calendar recurring event will be created…

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How To: Make SharePoint Calendar events recurring by default

  This blog post is a contribution from Charls Tom Jacob, an engineer with the SharePoint Developer Support team. By default, new events added to SharePoint calendar list are not set to be recurring. If all the events users create are going to be recurring, it would be convenient to have this checkbox checked by…

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HOW TO: Programmatically delete a single instance of a recurring event in a SharePoint calendar

This blog post is a contribution from Kevin Jacob Kurian, an engineer with the SharePoint Developer Support team. When we edit a single instance of a recurring event, it actually creates a new instance of the event and deletes the old one.  The old instance is deleted by setting certain attributes of that particular instance. …

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HOW TO: Not allow a user to add multiple items of a meeting at the same time & date in a Calendar list for a user in SharePoint 2010

This post is a contribution from Bharat Rathod, an engineer with the SharePoint Developer Support team. By default, SharePoint 2010 allows you to add multiple items in the calendar for the same date and time.  Below screenshot shows that Meeting1 and Meeting2 occur at the same date and time for the same user. In real…

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