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in a document library where the versioning is enabled, when I edit the properties of a file, I will have a version 2 but will I have a new copy of this file in the DB ?


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Yes, if you've versioning turned on then any checkout/checkin will create a copy of the file in the database. If the file is in a Office fileformat it'll also be updated with inside the file.

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