An attachment is a computer file attached to another element.

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How to attach a document from a SharePoint library into a list item?

My client wants to attach a 'Minutes' document (in a SharePoint document library) to a meeting event (SharePoint list item). The trouble they have is that the OOTB 'Attach File' browse option opens ...
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downloading attachments in SharePoint 2013 list

I can't download any attachments from the list or library in SharePoint 2013. Even I can't see the attachments. I only see the paperclips. What should I do?
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Sharepoint 2013 won't save attachments added in edit screen

I've got a list that is using custom forms for new items and edit. Customization moved screen elements around, but the Attachments part of the forms is pretty much stock. If I edit an item, and ...
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Attaching a file to a list item using CSOM

I'm attempting to use a console application to attach a file to a list item I have created in code. Here's what I have: var attachmentInfo = new AttachmentCreationInformation(); // ...
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Is there a way to determine if the same file was submitted more than once to a list?

"New" hire SharePoint developer (~8 months in) and the senior developer has moved to another agency. I subsequently inherited a variety of SharePoint applications. I recently had a request from the ...
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Try get attachments to SPList

I tried using this solution with the following code: using (SPWeb web = site.OpenWeb()) { SPList list = web.Lists[ListName]; items = list.GetItems(); table = ...
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Using get_name() with attachment files in a list

I am trying to retrieve the names of two attached files that a single item may contain in a list I'm not sure how this function works, but here is what I have so far var PicName1 = ''; var PicName2 ...
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Getting Multiple Attachments URL's

I am trying to obtain the full URL of every item's attachments in a sharepoint list Here is what I am specifically trying to obtain, in bold: ...
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Document attachment link not saved in site microfeed

I have a customer intranet running on-prem SharePoint 2013 (June '14 CU) and we've encountered issues with some users losing the media links from their posts to site feed. When they post entries with ...
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Add Attachment File Button in Library Form Sharepoint 2013

I want to add Attachment File Button (like attachment in email / Browse button before upload something file) in Library Form Sharepoint 2013. So, when I fill that form, I could attach some files.
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Sharepoint 2013 : How can I ensure that list attachments are included in alert email?

Is it possible to add the attachments to a list item in the alert emails or to at least make them visible in the email? I've added attachment as a field but it displays in the list but not in the ...
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Where does SharePoint store attachments?

I want to remove attachments from closed requests in order to optimize disk usage. However, when I tried to do so using RemoveAttachments API, nothing seems to change in terms of disk utilization, but ...
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Result source that only searches attachments in SharePoint 2013?

My requirement is to build a result source that searches documents and items in document libraries, and the contents of attachments of list items in non-document libraries. Does anyone have an idea ...
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RenderContext format for <SharePoint:AttachmentsField> element

I'm trying to use the DataFormWebPart in SharePoint 2010 to display attachments from a custom list in a parent site on an aspx page in a subsite. From my research, the SharePoint:AttachmentsField ...
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Comments are getting updated everytime in the issues list when the attachment is opened

I have noticed that when a user opened the document which is added as an attachment in the issues list item, it is adding the comments with recent one's by the "modified by" name as the person who ...
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Download all attachments of a list item from grid view

I need to download all attachments of a list item from gridview in a visual webpart. I tried hyperlink but unable to get it. Can anyone tell me how to use anchor tag and use href or any other ...
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Save attachment of infopath form to some local drive

Can I save InfoPath attachments to some shared network or a drive when I click on save button? Any help would be appreciated. Thanks.
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Infopath form attachment controls not working on publish

The attachment works when first loaded but if you choose an incentive on the form (drop down pulling from list) - it does not allow you to attach anything. You can see the attachment button but it ...
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From Excel 2010 is it possible to attach a PDF file to a list item.

I have the list item ID and I have the location of the PDF file, it is created using the excel sheet and now I want to attach it to a list item.
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Change default location of File Attachments [duplicate]

When my users attach a file to an Announcements List, the default location is Site Assets, which means nobody will ever find it if they browse the site. How can I change the default location to ...
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Possible to search case-sensitive?

We have a list with resumes attached, about 50/50 between .doc and .docx. The resumes list projects by category, e.g. Highways, Bridges, Airports, etc. I would like to search to see whom and how ...
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SPServices copy list attachments

Trying to follow this post about halfway down to copy attachments from a list item. $().SPServices({ operation: "GetItem", async: false, Url:srcUrl, completefunc: function(xData, ...
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Query list for all list items and their attachments using CSOM

I've used the following code to retrieve the list items on my SP site. The following code will return "Value does not fall within the expected range" if I try to get the AttachmentFiles: ...
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Add attachment to Task List in SharePoint Online from Site Mailbox

I'm looking for a way to add an attachment to a specific Task within a list from a library or list. We have SharePoint Online as part of our E3 subscription. The ideal scenario is files are emailed ...
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how to attach document in custom list for sharepoint online using Powershell?

I have tried this code to attach a document in custom list for sharepoint online, but it is not working. $site = [Microsoft.SharePoint.SPSite]("Your site name") $web = $site.OpenWeb() $list = ...
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Drag attachments from outlook to sharepoint?

Does Sharepoint have any integration with Outlook where I can simply drag and drop e-mail attachments in to a Sharepoint library? It looks like "Harmon.ie" does it but the company is unwilling to ...
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Get Listitem Attachment URL

I want to get the Attachment URL with via REST or Javascript. Is there an easy way? The reason I need this, is because I want to build a marketplace in my company. User creates new list item User ...
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Can't properly “get” attachment binary for certain filetypes

I am performing a "GET" request for a file on my SharePoint site because I need to be able to copy a list item and then copy each of its attachments. I am able to use this code to get the associated ...
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Group Validation Error When Adding an Attachment

I have an InfoPath form and workflow set for a list in SharePoint 2013. I am receiving the validation error: Field or group: my:group_2 Error: No exact match was found. I have reviewed the ...
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Display attachment filename of list item in a page

I need to display the attachment filename only. I would like to display like this [filename]. It is sharepoint 2013 environment. Thanks!
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infopath image attachment screenshot

I have this InfoPath form where I want to add an attachment of an image and when attached for it to show the image, but at the moment when I add the image it just shows the text of the image. How can ...
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How to upload an attachment to a list item using Microsoft.SharePoint.Client?

I am trying to create anew list item with an attachment. Bellow is my code: using (var clientContext = new ClientContext(_sharepointSite)) { clientContext.Credentials = _credentials; var list = ...
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invalid file name . sharepint site collection

i use Sharepoint 2010 as farm server .. every thing was good .. but suddenly i get this error . when i want to attach a file to new item in every list . Error text: invalid file name the file name ...
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Is there any designer workflow that would allow admin to add list attachement to one list and automatically update attachement in user list?

Here when admin finishes a request, we usually need to provide the customer with an attachment. The way we do it now is to have the admin manually add the attachment to both the private and the ...
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How to get item attachment size in JavaScript

I have a SharePoint list with attachments in its items. Now I want to show the attachment size in the item View Form and Edit form. But I cannot find a JavaScript API to get the attachment size. I ...
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CSOM timeout when attaching file to list item

I am attaching files to list items and encounter the following error message: The operation has timed out. Looking at the files that throw this exception, I see that they range in size from ~7MB to ...
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Upload for non-users, e.g. to drop a large email attachment into a users one drive folder

Is there a way to create a site/page where anybody (also non-users) can upload a file directly into a folder (let'S call it "inbox") without first logging in but after entering the receipient user's ...
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Move list attachments to document library and set lookup field on document library to list item

I have a SharePoint 2007 list which holds thousands of items. Each item has potentially multiple attachments. I would like to move the attachments from the list and place these into a document ...
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Adding work hours and attachment when adding comment

I'm tasked with replicating our aging internal issue tracker/ticketing system function to the sharepoint platform. I've created a simple list that requester/customer could use to create a ticket. ...
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Adding attachments in list instance

As we can add list instances in element.xml, is there a way to attach an image in Attachments field?
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Viewing my attachments

I created a custom list where I upload attachments to. I also added the new column "attachments" with a staple icon. But is there also a way to display the name of my attachment with a direct download ...
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Attach file throws 'Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'insertRow' of null'

When attaching a file to a list item the following error is thrown when clicking on the OK button: > Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'insertRow' of null The edit button is greyed out ...
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Need to attach file with illegal character - using shortcuts as workaround?

Let me preface this by saying that I don't know too much about SharePoint right now. I need to attach files to various list items. Each file that needs attaching is in a different folder and they all ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Online filter by attachments name

i want to query to list items by filtering attachments name with default WCF query. But i get an error. My query is below. Is that possible? ...
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Issue with attachment in SharePoint 2013 Discussion Board

I am having an issue with attachment to a discussion in a discussion board. When I try to attach a file, the file appears in the rich text editor and when I hit backspace I am able to delete letter ...
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Forbidden error when trying to copyTo document from list to Document Library

I am on a SharePoint 2013 cloud setup (but for testing purposes, it is a prem server). I am customizing an Edit form for a list, so that when a user checks a box the preSave event will copy the ...
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getting images from list

I can data from all columns but cannot get attachment. how do i get attachment and load it to image tag. Here is code i have so far to get data from list. <script type="text/javascript"> var ...
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Email attachments from flat document library

We have been rolling out metadata only document libraries (SP2010). One problem has been reported by users - when they want to send attachments to external users using Outlook - the document set ...
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Can't see 'Attachment' option to a discussion in Discussion Board in SP 2013

I can't find a option in the ribbon for attaching a document/file to a discussion post in SharePoint 2013, either while creating a new discussion or Editing an existing one. I know while we have ...
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REST endpoint working in SharePoint online and not in on premise

/_api/web/lists/getbytitle('List')/items?$select=Id,AttachmentFiles&$expand=AttachmentFiles The above REST endpoint works in SharePoint online and we are able to fetch attachments but the same ...