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Retrieve List Fields & their Data Types

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 07, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

Hi All,

I want to retrieve List Fields & their Data Types of a particular List. I will give List name as an input parameter.

I want to get List Field Name & its data type as a key value pair. Pls. help with the same.




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