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An attachment is a computer file attached to another element.

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File Attachment control events in InfoPath 2010

Does anyone know of any kind of click events for the File Attachment Control in InfoPath 2010 forms? Here is a link to the control http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dd958468(v=office.12).aspx. ...
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Disabling attachements in lists

I'd like tu turn off attachments in my custom list definitions. In order to do that, I specified DisableAttachments="TRUE" whenever it was possible: in list definitions Schema.xml and in Elements.xml, ...
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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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List DVWP and directly linking to upload attachment

I'm working on a dataview web part in a MOSS 2007 environment which comes from a custom list. In this dataview web part, I'm wanting to link to the Attach Item form so users can attach some ...
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I want a workflow that will email attachments

I'm creating a custom list for a helpdesk app. I want the user to fill out a form in sharepoint (2010) and add attachments from screenshots, etc. The workflow should send an email to our helpdesk ...
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Difference between Attaching a file & Uploading a file to the SharePoint site

I facing a weird issue. I am able to upload a 32 mb file to a Document Library. But I am unable to attach same file to a task. Do I need to change settings other than Central Admin? I have set limit ...
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Uploading .exe to list works with default form, but not customInfoPath form

(please note: this question isn't about the validity of allowing .exe files to be uploaded - We know the risks, and have read all the alternatives. For us, using .exe is critical, as we have decades ...
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Blob Cache and List Item Attachments?

If I use the Blob Cache, are List Item attachments cached in it? Are there any special considerations for using the Blob Cache with list item attachments?
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AttachmentsField Object Causes Error

I'm trying to display download links for files attached to list items in my DVWP. The below code was working fine until I switched to (by switching I mean, deleting and creating a new web part) ...
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How do I fetch the attachments from an AttachmentsField control?

In WSS 3.0, I've got an edit form which includes an AttachmentsField control. It corresponds to the list of existing attachments, with delete links. In a normal edit form, if you delete an attachment ...
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Attaching a file to a new calendar event causes the vertical scroll bar to disappear

When I create a new calendar event and when I attach a file the vertical scroll bar disappears. Edit Providing a screenshot: http://imageshack.us/photo/my-images/820/demolh.png/. Funny thing is ...
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Workflow to sent attachments and mark completed in a List

My client emails the same document to users within the company and also outside the company. I would like to set up a workflow within SharePoint that will do this very same thing and mark a check box ...
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Attach file button not showing in forms

I have a custom list (clicked together on the portal site, so no custom templates) in which attachments were disabled and afterwards re-enabled. The "Attach file" action menu item does however not ...
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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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Unable to upload CHM file to SharePoint 2010

I already went to Central Admin and took off CHM in the Defined Blocked Types list but I'm still unable to upload a CHM file to my SharePoint list. I keep getting the default error msg: "The list ...
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Configure Sharepoint Server site to send email attachments

We want to use Sharepoint to send attachments to secure users email group. Basically sending attachment once if verified metadata that will indicate which email user group needs to receive the ...
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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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Attaching a document to an item

Is there any way in SP 2007 of showing a column name and a file attachments dialog similar to the one that is displayed when clicking the link 'Attach' on a an list's newform.aspx but as a list column ...
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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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Whats the deal with spaces in attachment file names in SharePoint 2007?

I have a list, with a list item that contains an attachment. I was horrified to see that the link to the attachment doesn't work if the attachment file name contains a space. I'm amazed that ...
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Enabling attachments with DataFormWebPart on a Blog template

As most of you probably know, once you customize a form and use DataFormWebPart you lose the attachments functionality. After spending several hours investigating this subject, I've installed Hotfix ...