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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How do I get the attachments for a SP 2010 list to sort the attachments in alpha order by document name?

How do I get the attachments on my SharePoint 2010 List item to sort in alphabetical order by document name?
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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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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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List Item file attachment using ECMAScript Object Model

How to simply upload & attach file to listItem using Javascript? And how to get/download attachments.
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Archiving Sharepoint 2010 List with Attachments

I have a SharePoint 2010 site collection that runs a complex change management process using multiple lists. The site collection has a 10gb storage limit. The change management process requires each ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Mandatory File Attachmant

I want to make file attachments mandatory in a list. Every new element should have an attachment. Therefore I used a content editor webpart with following sourcecode: <script ...
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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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Drag and drop email attachement to library (explorer view) failing

For some of my users, but not all, when they drag and drop an attachment (tested with both .pdf and .docx) into the explorer view window of a document library it appears to copy it over, but in fact ...
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Contact list with pic and sync them from outlook

I have a contact list with attached images to each contact person in the list. All of the contact list items are synced with Outlook and it gets all the information from there. Is there a way to ...
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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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Get attachments url to the list to another field in same list before saving the new item Sharepoint 2010

I am having a list in my Sharepoint 2010 site. In that list I have some fields I want to attach some files to each new entry made and at the same time I want to store the URL of the file which is ...
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get the attachement files from REST API

I use REST API SharePoint 2013 to get the items from list: And and I want to get the Attachments Files, How can i do that? This the code : function getListItems(url, listname, query, complete, ...
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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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Attach document from SharePoint List to GridView

I have a SharePoint 2010 list, which has attachments!! I am using a custom grid-view to display some selected List fields from the list. I would like to include the attachment as an embedded ...
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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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attach file in sharepoint list, validation with attachment

Is there anyway to have a field that can link to a document. Like the attach file but an actual column field. If not is there anyway to use the attachment as a validation. So if there is no attachment ...
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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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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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Cannot delete attachment from a list item from a sharepoint online app

I get a success message after running the following code displayed below. However, when I go and verify the list item the file is still there. If I try the client side of this code, the file gets ...
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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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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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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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Save list attachments in a document library

could anyone advise me if it is possible to change the default storage location of a list item attachment to a document library which is located in the same site? The idea is that information which is ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Attach multiple files to a list item with a single action

I have a list with a "New Item" form that has the built-in "Attach File" button at the top. If I want to upload I file then I can click on that button and I am taken to a page where I can choose the ...