Copy and paste is a basic operating system function that involves duplicating a file or content, placing it into the clipboard, and "copying" it to a new location.

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Why do I got this error when copy or move document to another library: User cannot be found

I am using sharepoint 2010. We have a workflow activity builded in Visual Studio. This activity is copy or move a document to another library. The activity has a function where it is possible to run ...
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How to make a copy of a SharePoint 2007 List library

May I know how to make a copy of a SharePoint 2007 List library on the same site without saving as a template? Example: I have a SharePoint 2007 List library named 'Work Request' under a site ...
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Sharepoint 2013 pasting text into a cell of multiple lines type

I am trying to copy & paste a cell of data from excel to my sharepoint list. The excel cell of data consists of multiple lines of text, so when I copy & paste in the data it pastes it onto ...
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Copy a page across different site collections

Our SP2013 farm contain 10 site collections. Each collection have their own Master page. In one of site collection I created a page with some OOB search webparts and a customized natvigation webpart. ...
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How to prevent users to drop files in my shared document?

I am sharing documents using SharePoint but users sometimes drop big documents inside slowing access time. So is there any way to enforce policy to do not embed any documents, then just put warning ...
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Copy file in a library to a folder in another library with Workflow

I using SharePoint Online 2013 and Workflow 2013. I need copy a file in the library "A", folder "Test1" to the library "B" to the folder "Test2". I need do this using Workflow. In the function ...
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Issue with CopyIntoItems (SPServices) - only copy certain fields?

I am using SPServices's implementation of CopyIntoItems the following way: $().SPServices({ operation: "GetItem", Url: itemurl, async: false, ...
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Rich Text copy&pasting on Office 365 - How is it done?

A colleague of mine recently evaluated SharePoint 2013 via an Office 365 E3 Trial. One of the things he tried was copy&pasting formatted text (including embedded images) from a local Word document ...
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Copying Files from One Document Library to Another

We are in the process of migrating several documents from multiple document libraries into one central document library. I need to copy all of the files located in one document library on our ...
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strip formatting when copy paste email address into people picker input user field

I'd like to get rid formatting specifically, mailto html tags that comes along with email addresses copied directly from outlook when i paste it into the user input field. It looks like its stripped ...
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Remove HTML Tags when Copying and Pasting into SharePoint People Picker textbox

I'm trying to remove formatting and in this case, mailto anchor html tags from being copied when I paste into the people picker textbox/field in SharePoint 2010 and have no idea how to go about doing ...
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How to copy a new file from local server to Sharepoint(2007)

I need to copy a file from local server to SP library. That being said I've the below batch code which works well with my local folders, but when the link is replaced with sharepoint it doesn't copy. ...
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How Can I Paste Multiple Values in a SharePoint Checkboxes (Multiple Selections) Column in Datasheet View?

I am trying to copy a column of data from an Excel spreadsheet, exported from a proprietary Lotus Notes database application (groan), to a SharePoint list presented in Datasheet view. The Notes app ...
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How to Copy Object With a Custom Content Type?

In SharePoint I have created a custom content type at the root site level. It's a "described folder", inheriting from the folder type and adding an extra column that can hold a textual description. I ...
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How do I copy infopath rules from one list to my other lists?

I have an infoPath rule for a list that I want to transfer/copy to my other lists. How do I do it? The other lists have the same fields and are only missing the rules. The rules hide field(s) based ...
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manually copying outlook calendar to Sharepoint Calendar

I am using the following steps to convert a shared outlook calendar to a SP calendar: open the SP calendar in outlook change the shared calendar to a list view select all items change SP calendar to ...
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Robocopy to copy files from an old SP to the new one

I'm trying to use robocopy in a .bat script to copy files from an existing SP (2007 & 2010) to a new one (2013). (I'm generating this .bat with a powershell script, but that's not the point) So i ...
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Paste button disabled, when accessing Wiki from OSX

SharePoint Server Enterprise 2010 on multiple servers. Clients have Windows XP, 7 or OSX. When a user is editing a wiki page from a Windows client, everything is ok. From a Mac, the paste button in ...
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a modal dialog that it's url has been copied not working properly

I've got a modal dialog with an upload control in it which is working with no problems. but when i try to copy the modal dialog's url (right click -> properties) and paste it in another ...
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Copy/Paste to SP 2010 Page does not keep formatting?

I am trying to copy a formatted Word 2010 document and paste it into a SharePoint 2010 page. Most of the formatting comes over to SharePoint fine, EXCEPT for the indentation of the lines. Is there ...
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How to make SharePoint form to copy a file to a folder?

I'd like to make a form for users on SharePoint that copies needed files to current directory. User should be able to choose file type(in fact I have 2 files and both are excel), then when submitted, ...
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Rich text editor fails when pasting in IE 8 and 9 error 800a025e

We have a solution with a lot of customization. At some point something was added that breaks the rich text editor because now I cannot paste from clipboard using either Ctrl+V or the "Paste" ribbon ...
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How to copy files from a network share to SharePoint each day?

I have a need to copy files placed in a network location into a SharePoint document library each morning. I've tried to do this with a batch file that uses xcopy to copy from the shared drive, to ...
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copy SharePoint file including version history in Windows SharePoint Service 3.0

Is there a way to COPY a SharePoint file including its version history from the Windows SharePoint Service 3.0? I have a file I want to copy but it did not carry over all previous version histories ...
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How can I copy a folder from on library to another and maintain permissions on the folder structure?

I want to copy a folder from on document library to another document library and maintain permissions on the folder structure. When I CUT the folder and paste it the permissions on the folder ...
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How to preserve created/modified/createdby/modifiedby information while copying a subsite / list / library under another site collection?

It seems that with oob tools or using explorer view the modified/created/modifiedby/createdby information gets lost or changed to the time of copying the listitems/documents to another site ...
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Manage content and structure copy page is not setting same content type on target page list item

In SharePoint you have the ability to copy pages from one list to another. I have a page in list 1 which is set to use the Page content type. When I copy this same page to list 2 (same web) it copies ...
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Schedule the copy of a document to a network location

I'm looking to copy a document to a network location on a scheduled basis. Anyone have a best practice on how to do that? I thought I could write a work flow, but since I want to copy to a ...
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Copy publishing page between site collections and keep data

Does anyone know if you can copy a publishing page (programmatically), based on a custom layout and content type, from one site to another in different site collections and keeping all the data in the ...
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Copy and paste for images in SharePoint

It seems that whether it's a content editor web part or publishing page, copying and pasting images is a poor user experience in SharePoint. The user needs to upload the image somewhere first, then ...