Document library is a list for storing documents

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Document Libraries over 5000 advice

I guess I am just looking for general advice on how to slice'n'dice document library views with items that far exceed 5k (list view limit) I know the classic one is to have something like "Last 30 ...
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Dividing a tracking list items into two different edit forms, that have different permissions on each form

I am trying to achieve the following, using the Issue Tracking list inside sharePoint server 2013. First I have an issue item which have the following columns:- ID. Title. Date Created. Description. ...
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I do not receive document email alerts

I am using sp2013. I have a document library where I have full control permissions. I have set for my self the email alert for new documents and updates. When I add a new document or update an ...
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Opening document library files in popup or new window

Is there any easy way to open the document library files in a new window or popup depending on the file types? e.g. PDF - In Adobe reader (currently opens in IE) Image file (currently opens in IE)
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Moving Document set from a Documet library to another with Document-ID

I have used myDocumentSet.export and DocumentSet.Import method to move a document set from a document library to another library within same site and same site collection. However it gets a new ...
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Document Library/Permissions/Search - Help!

I have a SharePoint Library with just over 800 documents. Only 5 teams have access to the library. Requirements are below; Create different views for each team so that a team can only see documents ...
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Programatically Modifying SharePoint List Item-level permissions using CSOM

I have a SharePoint 2013 (on-premises) document library named “Reports”. It inherits the parent site’s permissions (by default). It has a column named “AssignedTo” of type People or Groups (mandatory ...
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How to write a view filter to show all pages created by me and have either “Pending” or “Approved” statuses

I want to achieve this , to display all pages that are assigned to me and have either (Pending or approved) statuses. But when I define the following, It will show all the pages that are rejected ...
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Functional difference between document set and document library

I need to upload multiple document from multiple teams in a site. Can anybody please tel me which option is more suitable(document set or document library) How do they differ from each other.
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Event Receiver for custom List and Document Library

What is the difference between Event Receivers for custom lists and a document libraries? The Document library Events are firing even when we select a custom list event receiver. What exactly is the ...
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Required field in custom content type not required in custom list instance

I have an issue with a custom SharePoint 2013 solution. Among other components, it consists of: a feature with several custom fields with different types, some of which are taxonomy fields, a ...
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Document Approval Workflow in SharePoint 2013

Firstly, apologies if this has been answered somewhere, but I have spent 2 days hunting through Google, including results here, and I haven't found an answer yet, so I thought someone here may be able ...
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I do not see the hidden fields in list settings

I am using sp 2010. I have an old library which is using a contenttype. This contenttype is comming from a content type hub. I created a new library. I set the same content type on this library. I ...
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Issue in retrieving All users from a Person or Group type column using C# COM for each List Item

I have a requirement like this: There is a SharePoint 2013 document library, say, MyReports. MyReports has a column "AssignedToUsers" which is of type Person or Group (multiple selections enabled). ...
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Can I show only 3 contenttypes in the dropdown “New Document” in the ribbon?

I am using sp2010. I have a library with 10 content types. These 10 content types are needed. In the ribbon there is a button "New Document". When you click on the arrow you see a dropdown menu with ...
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Batch/bulk create Document Libraries (SharePoint Online 2013)

As part of a very large migration of data from an internal network to SharePoint 2013 (O365), I need to create a very large number of Document Libraries (several thousand). Each Document Library ...
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How can I compare 2 library settings?

I have some issues with a library. When I create a new one and copy the documents from the old library to the new library everything is working fine. I would like to investigate what the differance is ...
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Open docx file in Word (client) from hosted app (SP 2013)

I have a client hosted app (written in Javascript) which includes links to documents in a document library on the tenant. If I point the url's straight to the documents, they simply download. What I ...
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Hide document library using CSOM

I want to prevent users from accessing some document libraries. I have used the following code but it didn't work, Any solution? doclibraryinstanse.Hidden = true; doclibraryinstanse.Update(); ...
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Event receiver not firing Document Library

I have a local development environment in my VM.(SharePoint server 2013 SP1,Visual Studio Ultimate 2013-update3). I'm trying to add an event receiver to a document library on ItemDeleting. Deleting a ...
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Powershell - creating document libraries and wish to add an existing group

I have a powershell script I developed in order to create document libraries across multiple sites under a single site collection. I wish to now add the appropriate Site Administrators with ...
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SP2013 open pdf files in a new window

I am using sp2013. I have a document library with pdf files. When I click on the pdf file it opens directly in the same window. How can I make it possible the pdf file opens in a new window? In ...
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How to display task assigned to field in document library view?

When you assign a workflow to a document or item, under the task that gets created, you can see who the task is assigned to based on where you are within the workflow. My goal is to create a generic ...
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How can I see what documents have been deleted from a Document Library?

I have a document library that had files in it yesterday. Today it does not. When trying to view some sort of an audit log I realized I didn't know how to. I'm using SharePoint 2013 Online. How can I ...
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Adding items to SP Folder inside document library

I have a folder inside a document library. Inside this folder I need to check the existence of a sub-folder and then, add a document and another folder to it programmatically. Lets say, my document ...
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ItemAdded Event Receiver on Explorer View Firing Multiple Instances when Moving Item

I have an event receiver which works fine (triggering only once) when I drag and drop a file to a document library. It also works fine using the upload button, it will trigger twice as there are two ...
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Managing Microsoft documents inside SharePoint document library will behave differently according to the browser vender

I have a Document library inside my publishing site collection. now when the users clicks on any MS office documents inside the document library they will get different behaviors based on the browser ...
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Can i allow users to edit word and visio documents from the document library and publish them again

I am working on a publishing site collection, and I have a document library which contains Microsoft Word and Microsoft Visio files. Is there a way to allow users to do the following : Select a ...
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Enable editing docs but restrict uploading new docs - SP 2013

Im using SharePoint 2013 foundation. The site level users are stored in a custom sql datatable. Users can download documents in a document library via a web part link. (SPGridView link) Users should ...
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How to multiple upload a bulk documents and set 1 time the metadata for all these documents?

I am using sharepoint 2010. We have a lot of document libraries and a lot of documents which we upload. For example I would like to upload 30 word documents and some metadata columns are the same. So ...
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When uploading office document using content type, createdby/modified by is not showing as current user

This issue may look strange. I will try to explain in several steps. I have one sharepoint online site with one document library and 4 content types associated to this document library. All content ...
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Sharing Multiple Documents in Sharepoint 2013 Enterprise

Is there not a way to share multiple documents from a library at a time, other than a folder? It seems ridiculously cumbersome to have to individually share 4 separate documents with selected users. ...
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Is it possible to map a folder to library and vice versa?

We have 2 requirements (both are independent): There is a doc library. We need to map it to a network path. This is a doc library. We need to view it in the windows explorer.
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How do I move files from one document library to another using JSOM?

I have two document libraries on the same web, and am wanting to move the files from one to the other using JSOM/CSOM. Can anyone please shed some light on how to do this? Thanks
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Redirect a pdf in sharepoint library to a different pdf file?

I am looking for a way to redirect a pdf file in a sharepoint library to a different pdf in the same library? For example, if the old file is ABC.pdf and the new file is 123.pdf - we want external ...
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Submit a document on a document library but not have it visible after that, is that possible?

Is it possible to have someone add a document to a document library and then hide it from everyones view except a certain person? Or would a different App be more useful for this?
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How do I get the immediate child items in a List with javascript and SP.Service?

I am making use of an SP.Service to retrieve the items of a particular list (Site Assets). I know the way to retrieve all the items under the list: using a caml query and the function ...
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Why I get now login prompt when I try to add new document or save as existing document?

I am using sp2010. When I try to add a new document in a library I got a login prompt. When I open an existing word document and click on save as I got also the login prompt. Before I didnt got this ...
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Cannot update list item properties Server Object Model in context of SP, can update via CSOM

I am trying to update a SPListItem metadata properties after inserting this document into a document library. Fortunately though the CSOM, this is quite easy: private void ...
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How do I get the url pointing to a document library?

I am trying to retrieve all document libraries in a site collection using an SP.Service and place them in a container with their correspondent url pointing to the internal library. So far I have ...
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Document Library File GUID

I used a CAML query to get file information in a document library. In the CAML query I get the GUID in order to get the unique id of the document. <FieldRef Name='GUID'/> In a different ...
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How to limit the file upload size for a specific document library in SharePoint 2010?

I want to limit the file upload size for a specific document library in SharePoint 2010. I do know that the upload size is for the entire web-application rather than a specific site/sub-site/library. ...
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Downloading documents displayed in SPGridView - SP 2013 foundation

I display a selected set of documents in the document library within a SPGridView in a webpart. The documents should be downloadable and i use LinkButton for this purpose. A method is used on the ...
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Is there any possibility to re-use “Share” and “Follow” feature of sharepoint 2013?

I am displaying documents in home page using rest api or sp services jquery, where i need to append the "Share" and "Follow" to each document. So Is there any possibility to reuse the "Share" and ...
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Catch on drop event in document library

I am trying to write a JSLink file that hooks to the event "ondrop" (or whatever it is called) from a document library. The reason behind this is, we want a jquery dialog to open when someone drags a ...
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Add custom folder programatically to Document Library

I have a custom Document Library that has a custom content type which is an extension of a Folder (just adding some more fields). I'm trying to, in code, add a new item of this content type to the ...
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Display documents in Read only mode - SharePoint 2013

I'm using SharePoint 2013 foundation, In my Visual WP, theres a SPGridView showing sharepoint documents in the document library with a few customizations. There is a link to read the document. When ...
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Nested Document Sets in SharePoint 2013

Document Sets are a nice thing, because you can use them to group documents, set unique permissions on them (which are inherited by child items), easily manage files in file explorer (with Document ...
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Show Document Icon in a SPGridView

I'm using SharePoint 2013 foundation.I have created a CAML query to get fields. I capture the results coming from the CAML query in a SPListItemCollection and then bind to a SPGridView. <FieldRef ...
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Download folders and subfolders from document libraries: bulk download

I have multiple folders and sub folders in a SharePoint document library. How to download multiple folders and subfolders from this library at once?