An attachment is a computer file attached to another element.

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How to show names of attachments from a list item in a column?

I have an announcements list and some announcements have multiple attachments. The view is set to show the attachments, but it just shows this paperclip icon which probably means the list item has ...
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Can lists do version control on attachments?

All of our project descriptions Word doc attachments to entries in a sharepoint list. It does not appear that versions of the attachments are being created. When I click on the pulldown arrow and go ...
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How to change the name of an attachment in a new item before the item gets saved?

I have a regular list, and the NewForm.aspx page is opened as a modal dialog. When a user wants to add a new item to that list and adds an attachment to that list, I'd like to be able to change the ...
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Programmatically copying attachment sporadically fails

I have an event receiver that copies a list item, including the attachments, to another list. Very rarely, the attachment fails to copy over and gives the error "Value does not fall within the ...
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Make List Item Attachment link clickable with JSLink

I am generating a link to a List Item's attachments using the following code. It works perfect, but it is slowing down the loading / paging of my List view significant. Does anybody know of a more ...
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List Query - How to get attachments link

I have a query: function consultaPropostas() { var customlist ; var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var oWebsite = clientContext.get_web(); var oList = ...
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Get attachments of list items with SPServices

How can I fetch the attachments (the URL, to be precise) of a list item with SPServices (the jQuery library)?
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How can I export all attachments from a SharePoint 2010 list without code?

Is there any solution in exporting all the attachments from a list without code? I do not have Visual Studio installed on my machine and am looking for a way to just grab all the attachments and place ...
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How to keep sharepoint attachment when postback form

I have a custom list with sharepoint attachment control. How to keep this attachment when form is postback? I'm using SharePoint - AttachmentButton and AttachmentsField Thanks
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Show attachment names as a coloumn in Sharepoint list - 2007

Is there a way I can show attachment names as a 'Title' field in SharePoint list 2007? I'm wanting to save duplication having to type out the name of a file to show as the title in the list. I've ...
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List Item Attachment Folder Hierarchy

Looking to implement a default folder structure for attachments to custom list items. I haven't really seen anything that would indicate that list item attachments can be organized like this out of ...
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Are attachments a built-in feature in SharePoint 2013?

I've seen some very mixed results while searching on the internet of whether attaching documents to a blog post is a built-in feature for SharePoint 2013 and I'm not sure what to believe. Most people ...
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Link pictures to existing documents in document library

In the current setup I'm working on I have a quite big challenge. I have a document set with some pdf documents inside. Each pdf document has a kind of identifier (problemID metadata field for ...
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What is the best solution for uploading/moving/downloading various files?

I don't know how to start this so I will try to explain situation: Users: Programmers, managers, clients. Files: Various files not supported by Office, mostly code samples, manuals. What do I need? ...
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Attach a file to the list item

I attach a file to the list item when it is updating and when new item added. Additional condition when item updating - if the file already exists, remove it and replace the new one. I receive events ...
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Creating/editing Sharepoint 2013 columns with VS2013

Firstly, I'm very new to SharePoint, just the 6th day working with this powerful tool. The problem I'm facing which I can't solve is how to edit for example existing attachment column for list for ...
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Upload file to Sharepoint from outlook attachment using VBA

I am trying to automate the process to save a file (.PDF,.docx, etc) to the Sharepoint site our team is using but a file that is coming in the form as an Attachment in an Outlook form. It is a custom ...
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Show attachment in Linked List

I linked two SharePoint lists. They are joined by column ID (like a foreign key). When I click the Display Item of List #2, it also includes the fields of List #1. But I can't figure out how to ...
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get all attachment files using ListData.svc

I am trying to get all attachments in a custom list that has been attacht to the all items. I have used /_vti_bin/listdata.svc/MyList/attachmentFiles but it returns the request URI is not valid. How ...
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Getting no e-mail alerts when list attachment has been modified

In our SP2010 lists, users who created e-mail alerts will not get notified when the list attachment (here: docx files) has been modified. This is the whether version is enabled or not. Is this ...
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infopath > How to make sure there is an attachment

Creating a resume upload form where user must upload attachment. On submit button I want to disable submit button if attachments is not present? I added Attachments is not present and this seems to be ...
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View sp list item attachment high CPU usage server restart needed SP 2010 EBS

We are using SP 2010 with EBS (external blob storage http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb802812(v=office.14).aspx). The problem: When a user tries to download some large attachments (100MB) ...
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Migrating attachments 2003->2010

Whats the easiest way to merge attached files from Sharepoint 2003 to Sharepoint 2010? We are upgrading. I can copy the list but not the files attached because they are still connected to the old ...
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Powershell to selectively copy attachments to a local drive

I am still learning Powershell and am having problems modifying to script below. I found this at http://bhatiaashish.blogspot.com/2012/08/powershell-script-to-download.html. This script works but I ...
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Attaching an Item to Survey List?

I was planning on giving user an option to upload files while answering a survey. Is it possible to attach an item to a survey list ? Thanks Joe
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Attachment option customization in data form webpart

We have requirement that Implement attachment control same (Like InfoPath form screen shot) as it is in the default form of new item. Please let me know if any one have solution / workaround. 1) ...
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Sharepoint 2013 delete AttachmentFiles by JS

how can I delete an AttachmentFiles of a list item by Javascript? (with REST or using SP.RequestExecutor) Thank,Nk
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SP 2010: Send a file as attachment when uploaded, instead of a link to the uploaded document?

We have a list on our SharePoint 2010 server that we'd like to host some documents. We're able to log in to SharePoint externally with VPN, but the users for whom these documents are intended are not ...
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Need to migrate a 15GB list with attachments. How?

I have a 15GB list with attachments that I need to migrate from SP2003 to SP2007. Can anyone suggest a solution which will keep my list and attachments intact?
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SharePoint 2013 Webpart - Multiple file upload

I want to add the multiple files functionality to my custom webpart in C# .NET 4.5. I want the same functionality as the out of the box multiple files add feature when you create a list item via the ...
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Showing all attachments in Issue list

I have to create a repository or just a view that will contain/show all attachments of an Issue list. Please guide me how can I do that. Should I do it declaratively or I should do it ...
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How can I use a Workflow to email the document in a document library

We have a vendor who is not on our network and cannot access our 2010 SharePoint sites. I have a document library for that vendor with a subscription so that Reporting Services creates a report for ...
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Attachments to Documents

I have a document library. I want to be able to add supporting documents to a document(I am using a custom content type based on document). Ideally I would like to add them as attachments so ...
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How can I have a user attach a file to a workflow task?

I'm using sharepoint designer 2010, custom list. I have created workflow on that list. I need to enable the user to enclose a file to the workflow task: What kind of task I need to use? P.S. I'm ...
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Save Conflict error when editing attachment while editing its item

I am getting a Save Conflict error when performing the following steps - Open list item Click edit Open attachment Edit the contents of the attachment Save attachment Save Item Error thrown ...
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How to add a calculated column which shows the modified date/time of an attachment?

I have a list where each item has an attachment (or in some cases 2 attachments). I would like to add a "Last modified" column in a view which shows the date/time of the last attachment modification. ...
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It is possible attach a file to a list item with anonymous authentication?

Is there any way to attach a file to a list item using anonymous authentication? Or attach the file to the item using JS, keeping anonymous authentication?
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Custom form: Attachments are half-broken

I've created a custom edit form, and the attachments functionality is half-broken. When I click the attach button, it takes me to the attach form and I can browse, select a file, and hit OK. That ...
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how to copy List item attachment to document library with SharePoint Designer workflows?

I have SP Foundation without access to the server local folders, so my only change is through Sharepoint designer as far as I know. how can I copy a List item attachment to document library with ...
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Is there a limit for the number of attachments on a list item?

I have a list that users are attaching files too and I was wondering if there is a limit of the number of attachments to a list item? Or a a limit of the number of attachments to a list in total?
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File attachement not working in sharepoint 2013

I've created a Infopath 2010 form with file attachment control as one of its fields. When I publish the form in SharePoint 2013, and fill up the form uploading a document in the attachment field, the ...
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Issue with list attachments when content approval is enabled

I have a very simple custom list in a Sharepoint 2007 which I'm having an issue with attachments disappearing when content approval is switched on and I edit an item that was previously approved. It ...
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Event Attachments Opens Excel Spreadsheets in XLViewer

I have a calendar list with attachments enabled. When i attach an XLS file to an event, SharePoint wants to open it in xlviewer.aspx, but throws an error every time. I don't want to open the file in a ...
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Method behind attachment, for custom pages

This may be a poorly formed question, but I'm fairly new to sharepoint. What I'm doing is creating a custom page (just basic HTML and JS), and using that page to call SPAPI and SPServices to input ...
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List attachment details

I have a SharePoint application with many users. Is it possible to get list of all attachments in a list item with user name and date time when the attachment was added using PowerShell commands?
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How to restrict access to edit attachments in lists?

We have Windows SharePoint Services 3.0 SP 3 (12.0.0.6608 from CA) on Windows 2003 Server R2 EE. In the main we use our WSS as sort of book of problems. And by book of problems, i mean that there is ...
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SPListItem.Attachments - what type cast?

When iterating through a SPListItems SPAttachmentCollection what type cast am I supposed to use? SPFile or SPFileStream or something else? I want to display the item's filename and when it was ...
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Can i move the attachment location to the top of the list form in 2007 SharePoint?

I already have the attachment first in my list order but it always appears on the bottom of the form that opens up when you edit the item which makes it hard to navigate to for users. Is their a way ...
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ListData.svc: How to upload attachment?

How does one upload an attachment to a list item using JavaScript/HTL5 file upload API and the ListData.svc API? I know I can do this using managed CSOM but I want to understand the SP 2010 REST API ...
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Uploading large files to SP 2010 - InfoPath limits and alternatives

Problem) We have several complex InfoPath forms in production. Got a new requirement for one of them: Client needs to be able to upload large files to SP libraries using this IP form (as file ...