How to create SharePoint List Item programmatically

Posted on : Sat, 6th Jun 15 06:52 pm UTC
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Below is a code snippet to programmatically create a SharePoint List Item using the Server Object Model.
Note - Please replace the place holders with actual values before using the code.

Name : Create SharePoint List Item (using Server Object Model)
using(SPSite site = new SPSite("http://SHAREPOINT_SITE_URL"))
	using(SPWeb web = site.RootWeb)
		SPList list = web.Lists["LIST_NAME"];
		SPListItem listItem = list.Items.Add();
		listItem["Title"] = "this item is added programmatically via code";
		//Update other in similar way

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