In the context of SharePoint a document refers to a computer file, usually stored in a SharePoint library.

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What type of files/documents we can edit in SharePoint standard 2013?

I just want to know that what type of files/documents (word,excel...) we can edit in SharePoint 2013?
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How can I run code prior to document check-in?

I have a document library that contains source files (they're source text files for a circuit simulator). When a user begins checking in a new or updated file I want to run verification code against ...
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How to manage permissions per file semi-automatically

we have a document library. A team reviews the uploads and if the data quality is good, they want to allow a certain group of people to read the files (but not before). There are a lot of files (...
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Using 'Link to a Document' content type to link to an EXTERNAL document which exceeds SharePoint file size limit

Background I've created a SharePoint page for the purpose of making a number of on-demand videos available to staff. These videos are saved on a networked share drive that all staff have access to. ...
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why don't hyperlinks work in word documents

the hyperlinks within the body of my documents in my Document Library don't work (not external hyperlinks to outside sources or in-document links/references) nor do they display the link when you ...
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Hyperlinks between Word documents in document library

I'm creating a document library with a bunch of Word documents that will contain various hyperlinks to bookmarks in other documents. I.e "Psychedelic drugs (Click here for more information) greatly ...
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Update properties of document

I'm trying to update properties of documents in my SharePoint site using C# code. This is the code I'm using to get to the folder I need: public SPArchiveBDI(string sharepointsite, string ...
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2010 Document Center

SharePoint 2010 - I have a user who is able to upload a document to the document center, but when she attempts to access the document she get 'Access Denied'. There is a workflow that sets ...
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Draft document owner can't see their document after migration

I have a SharePoint 2010 site which contains a number of documents that are draft and have document approval turned on so that only approvers and the document author can see drafts. After copying the ...
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make a document visible but not readable

I have a SharePoint library that uses major and minor versions and has draft item security turned on so that Drafts are only visible to those with the Edit permission level. What I want to do is ...
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Is there a way to route a record/policy to all employees to sign

I am looking into add a record library into my company's SharePoint site. The main use for this would be to store digital copies of records/forms/policies that employees are required to sign. I want ...
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SPS2013 Open document library PDF's in Modal dialog?

Can anyone tell me the correct methodology to getting modal popups to work with PDF files in a document library on SharePoint 2013? Thanks
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Find documents by tags

I want to create an Add-In/App that displays documents that the user might find useful or interesting, this is also supposed to be done using tags. I think I know how to get the tags that the user are ...
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Automatically include last modified date / user when inserting a link to a document in a page?

When creating or editing a page, I can Insert a Link From SharePoint. This opens a window letting me "Select an Asset". If I choose a document from a document library, the link also automatically ...
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Can I be prompted to update related documents when something is revised

I have several instances where I have two versions of the same document (one is client facing and one in internal only). The content of the documents is identical but they are separate documents and ...
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Workflow to copy a document from a sharepoint 2013 to SP 2010 document library

This is the scenario: I have an instance of SharePoint 2013 Server with a Document Library. I have another server with SharePoint 2010 installed. I want to create Workflow in SP2013 instance that ...
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Can I share drafts when Draft Item Security is enabled

I have a document library in SharePoint that has Major and Minor (draft) revisions. Before any document is published, it has to be reviewed and approved by someone. Normally I would use the collect ...
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sharepoint forms library

I'm trying to find a template document, but it is not displaying in SP2013. Under the Document Library --> Advanced Settings --> I can click on the Edit URL, and the template appears. The templateURL ...
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How do I show a list of recently published documents

What I want is to display a list of recently added/released documents to my document library on my team site (ootb). I don't want to create a view in the document library, I just want people who visit ...
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SharePoint restricted access document set not showing as restricted

I've a problem with one SP 2013 library which contains a couple of folders with many document sets. All folders except one show "unique permissions" (key icon) next to the document set that I've ...
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Document persistent urls broke all of the sudden

The firm I work for has an on-prem SharePoint 2010 environment with one site collection and about 1,700 different sites and subsites. We have the document id application set up and enabled on site ...
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Do doc hyperlinks not work in the Word WebApp in Chrome?

I have been adding Word documents to my document library in SharePoint and I only recently became aware that hyperlinks don't seem to work when I preview documents in the Word WebApp using Chrome. Is ...
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Document TOC hyperlinks not working

So I have been having problems with documents containing hyperlinks: most don't work. I found that some setting (still not sure what) in Chrome was causing this, as hyperlinks work fine when I preview ...
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Collect Feedback Workflow for most recent minor draft ONLY

I am new to SharePoint and I am looking to create a Collect Feedback workflow. My goal is to have an automatic workflow that triggers any time a new document is added to my Document Library, but I ...
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edit headers/footers in Word web app

My question is this: Is it possible to edit the header/footer in the Word web app? I can't seem to find that option, and it is more hassle than it's worth to make such a minor edit to the document ...
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Document title overwrites Item title when updating

I'm having problems with a custom content type that inherits the "Document"-content type. The document properties (such as title and tags) overwrites the SharePoint properties when the item is ...
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Allow commenting on a document but not editing

Is there a way to allow specific users to add comments to documents without allowing them to make changes to the document content? I am creating a SharePoint Document Library with a bunch of SOPs and ...
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SharePoint 2013 shared with “lots of people”

I've been tasked to be the admin of a SharePoint 2013 site that was created by someone who never completely implemented it. I'm wondering why every site, page, list, folder, document at every level is ...
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Component for content preview of past versions document

I am looking for a third party component able to offer a content preview of past versions of a document. Thanks for your help.
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Sharing Documents through program or some automation to do that?

I have a document library with 200 folders and 200 Documents in the library (one file in each folder). I would like to share each folder with an individual in my company, so that other can not see ...
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Require Check Out on links to a document

IE 11, SharePoint 2013 Currently, I have a document in library A. Library B links to this document (I set the original document as a content type and linked to it). Both libraries have the "Require ...
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Excel Hyperlink only reaches homepage

I'm having quite a unique issue with hyperlinks. I have an excel spreadsheet that is stored in our sharepoint server, inside the spreadsheet are hyperlinks that links to documents inside our ...
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Add button to view display form

I need help to add more info button to a Content search web part in SharePoint 2013 to this display template. This button will be able to open the "display form" of the Document by document ID link ...
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Open Document in Edit mode programatically

I have bind some of the documents in grid view from Shared Document library programatically. And have kept link on the document. But when i click on the link it directly download the document. But I ...
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Document overwrite prevention and notification

Can you ‘turn-off’ the overwrite function in CRM so no documents can ever be overwritten? If a document with the same name is being uploaded, can the system prompt the user that they cannot save a ...
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SharePoint 2013 workflow different approvers for documents

Can I create a publishing approval workflow, applying different approvers and publishers for each document of the same library
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retrict users from downloading document

Is it possible to allow user to checkout a document from a library for editing, but restrict downloading their ability to download document? (SP 2010)
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Document library template DIP - or collecting metadata

I have a site document library that has many templates and more are added quite often. There are a number of columns of metadata in the document library and most are interrelated benefiting from logic ...
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Document Management Model API

Sharepoint has a Document Management Programming Model. From what I understand, this is used to create a document management environment and will allow users to access, share and add/edit documents ...
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AE and Æ in document names

We've got a small problem with file names in SP 2013. It's probably some SQL collation thing, but would like to hear if there's a way to solve it. Example: We have a document with the name TestAE....
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Viewing most recently published document version while document is being updated

Is it possible for the most recent published/approved version of a document to be available for viewing while the document is under revision and approval. I'm working with a customer that has line-...
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Document management with sharepoint

I'm looking for a way to categorize and tag a large number of documents that will be part of a research project in Geophysics. There a few types of records, such as logs, rock testing and core ...
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Server Error in '/' Application with System.Net;

I have it error after use HttpWebRequest / HttpWebResponse. How i can fix it? Server Error in '/' Application. Runtime Error Description: An application error occurred on the server. The ...
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Can I add content from Document Library into a Time line? (Sharepoint 2013)

I have a document library with lots of contracts and a column for expiration date. I want to make a timeline and show the expiration date for each of the contracts. At this time, whats my option ...
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Anonymous user asked for credentials when file is accessed direclty using URL for anonymous access enabled site

I have one site collection which is anonymous access enabled. An anonymous user can access entire web. There is one document library where all PDFs are stored. If I click from document library the ...
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One site sollection with many libraries vs. many site collections with one library each

At the moment we have a list on a global site collection (with about 200 entries). These items represent countries (simplified) - so it's not that often, that new items have to be added or old itmes ...
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SharePoint 2010 how to duplicate add document link on sharepoint list

How to duplicate add document link on a SharePoint list? I am planning to put the "add document" link both on the top and bottom of the SharePoint list as well as the "navigation link" next and ...
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Hiding document sets based on field value

I have a large document set library (+ 4.000 folders). When a new document set is created the users define a department, which this document set belongs to (HR, IT etc.) The problem right now is that ...
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Rename Sharepoint 2013 document library file name using REST and JS

I am new to Sharepoint. I have a list of files in a document library. Files are placed within the year folder, followed by the sub-folder of month and the day wise sub-folders. I have a list of ...
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document link that opens outlook

I have an oft doc linked in SharePoint. What I want it to do is open this oft doc in outlook. What its doing is prompting to save it in the download file. Is there anyway I can prompt outlook to open ...