6
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Script to automatically import documents from a network share on a regular schedule

I am new to SharePoint development. I am trying automate the task of: Uploading documents from a network share to a SharePoint document library. The related metadata for each of the files also need ...
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1answer
23 views

other way to upload files in library

I have requirement to create an alternate link to upload files in document library as OOTB link (i.e.Add new document)gives option to user to overwrite existing file.(or new version of existing file ...
2
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3answers
118 views

Multiple File Upload not working

When i try to upload multiple files it gives me error . Can someone provide a server side fix . Also the multiple upload doesnt work for Mozilla ,Chrome . Are there any third party tools to make ...
2
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0answers
30 views

Is there a way programmatically I can check if the user wants to upload a file as new version?

We have a document library and we added an event receiver to move the files out of the root folder accordingly to our business requirements. I am having issues now because I am trying to check if the ...
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0answers
33 views

Add name of file to title, crop document name and remove illegal characters on upload

We are working on Office 365 Sharepoint Foundation server 2013. The challenge here is that we have legacy files where users decided to put in the longest possible description with illegal characters ...
0
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1answer
42 views

User Unable to Upload Document to Document Library

I have run into a weird error with one of my users in a sharepoint site with a document Library. When attempting to Add a New document to the library, they are allowed to select a file, but clicking ...
0
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1answer
752 views

upload to document library subfolder in client object model

I'm using the Client Object Model to upload files from a network drive to a SharePoint document library. Here is how I would specify the upload location if I were uploading to the document library's ...
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1answer
155 views

Forcing the browser to open a download dialog box , when a user click on a document inside a document library App

Currently I have set the following for my document library App:- On the library advance setting :- I define “Open in the client application” On the web application setting:- I define stricked for ...
2
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1answer
120 views

Checkbox uncheck in document upload form for specific library

I want to change the behavior of the document library upload form i.e. it should appear unchecked when the user uploads the document in library. I searched over the internet and found this which ...
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1answer
471 views

Uncheck “Overwrite Existing Files” from document library upload form

I have multiple document libraries in my sub-site. I want to uncheck the check - box appears on the upload form. Whenever user uploads form the form should appear with the check box unchecked. I ...
0
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0answers
161 views

Programatically getting SharePoint 2013 document uploader destination folder structure

I want to add documents to my document library folders programatically. I don't know how to get the destination folder structure to upload documents to SharePoint. How do I get destination folder ...
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2answers
71 views

Alternative Mappings and Uploading Files

I currently have code in place which uploads files to a sites Shared Documents folder on my development machine - i.e. http: // mydesktop/mysubsite1. My machine (mydesktop) has a single site ...
3
votes
1answer
244 views

Unable to upload file (of any size) in SharePoint 2003 [Web Server busy error]

![enter image description here][1]While try to upload a file (any size) on any SharePoint 2003 document library, the browser is showing an error : Form Validation Error Please correct the ...
0
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0answers
41 views

Destination Folder field not showing in Upload.aspx

I have a doc lib with 4 folders. when I am at the root and click add, Upload.aspx does not contain the field destination folder. I have the same structure on another site and it works fine. i cant ...
0
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0answers
51 views

Uploading signed Word document to SharePoint library

I´m trying to upload a signed Word document to a SharePoint library. When I open the document from The library, the signature is broken. Any ideas how to upload a signed document and retain the ...
0
votes
2answers
147 views

User unable to upload document to library

I have a user based in another country who cannot upload documents to a document library. After clicking Upload she is presented with the Upload dialogue, but after browsing to the file and clicking ...
1
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1answer
187 views

warning of duplicate item while uploading file in document library

I have a standard document library. I want to prompt the user if file name already exists in document library. I want this Friendly Error (with custom error text) on "Upload Document" form when when ...
2
votes
1answer
776 views

Document Properties not carry to new version

SP 2010, I have a document library with versioning turned on. If I populate title on the document, and save it... then I upload a new version of the document the title will get wiped out. How do I ...
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1answer
898 views

How to enforce metadata in document information panel in SP2010

My document library supports several custom content types. When "Add new document" is clicked, the Browse dialog for uploading the file is followed by the Document Information Panel which is properly ...
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1answer
293 views

What is the reason to have a minimum default value for the “executionTimeout” attribute?

If SharePoint Upload time limit can be increased as we wish, why the default is not set to be Max? What is the reason to have a minimum default value for the attribute "executionTimeout"? ...
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1answer
44 views

Reupload the document (update)

I'm writing now code agains the document library, that code adds files to the document library. Basically what I want to do is, when the particular file already exists in the document library with the ...
2
votes
1answer
969 views

Calling Upload Dialog with javascript, can I pass value through to the edit form that follows?

I have a button that opens the upload dialog from a page using the below approach: function openUploadNewDocumentDialog(passingID) { var dialogOptions = SP.UI.$create_DialogOptions(); ...
0
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2answers
171 views

Best approach for writing custom code for uploading files to a document library in WSS 3.0?

What is the best approach if i want to write custom code for uploading files to a document library in WSS 3.0 ? I have few custom columns also in my document library. So, i would need that also as an ...
0
votes
1answer
538 views

How to enable an Event Handler to intercept upload from email in document library

I have a Document Library with an email associated with the OOTB feature. When I send to the library an email with some attachments, every attachment is stored with one of the OOTB methods (divided in ...
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2answers
84 views

Blocking specific file types for a specific document library

I know I can block certain types of files from uploading for all document libraries but I was thinking how can I block it for a specific document library.
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1answer
458 views

Upload.aspx auto check/uncheck option to overwrite files from client side js/jquery

So if I reference the upload.aspx with guid, show that dialog from a link or something from a page, is there anyway I can get to the elements of that form? I only have javascript/jquery and designer ...
1
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1answer
151 views

customizing upload.aspx form

I wanted to add a text box to a document library upload form so when I try to upload document I can fill that text box. I also wanted it in "upload.aspx" to add it to when the document library is ...
0
votes
1answer
78 views

Security involved with running a batch file to create Document Libraries

I was wondering what kind of permission levels should a batch have to execute procedures that create programmatically Document Libraries on SharePoint 2010. Has someone done that?
1
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1answer
284 views

Online sharepoint file uploader

I'm planning to create an web file upload to sharepoint for a web application currently under development . The idea is the user would provide the endpoint to his sharepoint server, provide ...
1
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1answer
187 views

Content Organiser upload dialog

I am using the Content Organiser to send uploaded files from a subsite DropOff folder to the root website. The documents to be uploaded have a custom content type and who's parent is the Document ...
1
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1answer
79 views

How to link to another document (within same site collection and may b within same doc lib)

I have 4 records in excel and they all have same pdf files. I can import all 4 records and alter the file name so all the records can be import. All that fine. Now, I was thinking why not import the ...
1
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1answer
732 views

404 Error after upload PDF to document library

I'm having an issue uploading a PDF to a document library. I've uploaded many different PDF's to many document libraries with no issues. This one PDF won't upload. I get a 404 error. It's 5 MB and ...
2
votes
1answer
4k views

jQuery & SP2010 : Upload document to library using jQuery?

I built a custom form that saves the data to multiple lists with on click; it works pretty well for its intended use (keeping the data related). Thing is I am totally new at jQuery and SPServices, but ...
0
votes
1answer
278 views

Upload a document and fill out list item data in the same form

I am working on a solution where I need to upload a document to a document library, as well as input the item information. I would like to do this from a single form, as opposed to the Out-of-the-box ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

ItemAdding not firing when “Overwrite existing files” is checked for SharePoint Document library

I need to copy Existing file to A folder("Archive") while another file is uploaded with same file name to the document library. Ex I already have a filename "example.txt" in a document library. Now ...
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1answer
433 views

Uploading file in document library exceeds limit in sharepoint 2010

We have a file upload limit set to 50 MB and we want to upload file of 90 MB..So if we increase the upload limit to 100MB and upload the file and then set the limit back to 50MB.. is this a right way ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

Move a document from library after adding it

I am using the ItemAdded event to fill in a metadata field. In the ItemUpdated event (after submitting the file properties diagog) - I want to move the file elsewhere. However, I get an error saying ...
0
votes
1answer
147 views

Set default authorizations for an uploaded document

Is it possible, when you upload a document and put it in a library, to set automatically inherited rights from the library to this document ? Because, for the moment, when I upload a document (during ...
4
votes
1answer
94 views

Cannot upload *.MAF file to SharePoint library

We're trying to upload an *.MAF file (Microsoft Access Form Shortcut) to a SharePoint 2010 library. Is there a way to change the restricted files to allow this file to be uploaded? Thanks.
0
votes
1answer
912 views

How to verify whether the document name exist in document library?

I am uploading some document in sharepoint document library with name sample.txt and after some time I am uploading a document with the same name. As per the OOB functionality based on the checkbox ...
2
votes
3answers
209 views

Sharepoint Problems: Modifying Uploads?

We've noticed that some of our files have been modified by Sharepoint when uploading - specifically HTML files. Is this common / has this happened to anyone else? Is it specific to only a ...
0
votes
2answers
210 views

Lookup field not updating when the document uploading

I am uploading document programically and passing lookup field value but its not get updated, how to handle this?
2
votes
1answer
434 views

How to upload an XDocument to a document library without a local hard drive path?

I have seen code such as: String fileToUpload = @"C:\YourFile.txt"; String sharePointSite = "http://yoursite.com/sites/Research/"; String documentLibraryName = "Shared Documents"; using ...
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vote
3answers
3k views

How do I prevent users from uploading documents?

Users should only be allowed to add documents (MS Word) by creating a new one based on the the document library's content type. They should not be able to upload. This will ensure that every document ...
2
votes
2answers
581 views

Changes in an uploaded InfoPath form aren't being saved

When I upload an InfoPath form to a document library, open it up, make some changes, click save and then re-open the InfoPath form, the changes will not be there. However, if I click New Document in ...
0
votes
1answer
900 views

Uploading docx files programmatically corrupt?

Does anyone know why my programmatically uploaded Docx files arrive corrupted? I've seen more messages of this problem all over the internet without a solution. Would it be possible for someone to ...
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0answers
527 views

Why is the destination folder in a meeting workspace document library defaulting to /1/?

I created a meeting workspace with a document library in SharePoint 2010. The dialog box for uploading a document has a folder option that I haven't seen in other SP sites. The destination folder ...
5
votes
8answers
12k views

Missing “Upload Multiple Documents” in SharePoint 2007

I'm using MOSS on the server and have Office Enterprise 2007 and IE9 on the client. In all libraries, I can only upload a single document at a time; the multiple document upload option is not ...
4
votes
5answers
1k views

Storing large files in SharePoint with users all over the world

Any recommendations for storing large files in SharePoint 2010 for the following requirements: Mostly smaller files 10KB-20MB Many larger files for example 20-500MB Users in all parts of world need ...
3
votes
3answers
463 views

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 ...