An attachment is a computer file attached to another element.

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Export list with attachments

We have a legacy Sharepoint Services 2.0 server where users have been maintaining a few custom lists. There are items in these lists that have attachments (Word, Excel, PDF type documents). Over the ...
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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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How do I extract / retrieve the full link to a attachment file inside a InfoPath 2007 form?

Suppose that a user have attached a Jack.jpg file as a attachment to a online InfoPath 2007 form, is there a way to retrieve or extract the full URL of this attachment file Jack.jpg?
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wss 3.0 missing sharepoint list attachments contents

I encountered with one problem where the wss 3.0 site lists attachments contents are missing .Attachments appear in the list but when i click on them, contents inside the attachments are not there. ...
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attachment functionality with the custom webpart in sharepoint 2010

i want to implement a attachment functionality in a custom webpart, which functions that same way as it does in sharepoint OOB,...any suggestions?
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Multiple File Columns on a list

A client of mine need a list where each item can have 3 attachments. Each attachment would be tied to a column. For example, if the list is called "Meetings", it would have two file columns; ...
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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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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 ...
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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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How do I display a jpeg attachment as an image rather than as a link on an InfoPath form?

After reading this article: InfoPath 2007 - Extracting Those Pesky Binary Attachments, I notice that Visual Studio is required in order to display the attachment file rather than as a link to the ...
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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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Download file from a sharepoint site from code behind

I have an Image button in a custom 2010 webpart, on click of that I would like to download a file. Code Used : foreach (string filename in item.Attachments) { attachmentURL = SiteListURL + ...
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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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How to add attachment to new item silverlight client object model

I am trying to add an attachment to new item but I could only succeded to upload the attachment into the list's folder (not to list's attachment folder). How can I achieve uploading the attachment on ...
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custom attachment field in List

I would like to know, can I create a custom attachment field in a list. I know I already have one attachemnt field in the list, how ever I would like to have one more field, where I can attach files ...
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Read mails from a mail box in SharePoint 2010

Let's say I have a mail address , jithu@abc.com . I will get mails from different mail Id's. All mails have an excel sheet attached. Excel sheet has two fields, 1) another email Id 2) A name Now ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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) ...