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File name of previous versions when versioning is on

How to get the file name of previous versions in a document library with versioning turned on. The OOB version history UI does not show the previous file name if the file name is changed. Suppose the ...
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Pagination in custom web part displaying library

I have a document library. I am displaying this library using my own CSS in a custom web part. My question is how do I apply pagination? Normally in ASP.Net we simply use SQL query such as SELECT * ...
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How can I disable the Document Library drag and drop function?

Before I start - I'm new to this SharePoint development lark and am slowly familiarising myself with it. We're using SharePoint online and I have amended the SharePoint out-of-the-box document ...
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WSS 3.0 - Add directory as document library

I would like to ask if its possible to use a directory (located on the same server WSS is installed to) as a new document library. I know I can create a new library, open it in Windows Explorer and ...
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Changing URL / Moving document Libraries with Powershell

I have 100s of Document Libraries with documents in them. The path is: CustomerNumbers/Lists/Documents, I would like to move them 1 folder out; to CustomerNumbers/Documents. All metadata must be ...
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Cannot publish my InfoPath form in SharePoint 2007 any more

When I was publish my InfoPath form to my SharePoint 2007, it give me the following error: updating the content type failed I went though a search and many of the search return (Microsoft Forum, ...
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Document Library - filtering or permissions, how to?

First of all, i'm learning SP, so it might be a silly question. I got superusers and users. Users must be allowed to see the content of the library and only the items, they have uploaded. Superusers ...
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SP13: Alert Me - Setup Email

I am not sure if this has already been addressed before. When setting up Alerts using "Alert Me" within a document library an notification email is sent to the any persons added to the "Send Alerts ...
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Why is the icon for my custom document template broken?

Before I get to the meat of it here's some background information (and an apology for the wall of text...). I'm running SharePoint 2010. I have created a content type called E-mail, using Document ...
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How do I enable “Open in Explorer”?

I have full control over my SharePoint site. When I click on my document library and then click the "Library" tab on the ribbon, I see an option for "Open with Explorer" but it is disabled. The ...
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Add new Content Type to Multiple Document Libraries in SharePoint online(Office 365)

I have one Sample Document Library on SharePoint Online (office 365). this Library has 5 different document content type. And using this Library as a template i have created 300 new Document Libraries ...
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Filtering on managed metadata columns in the insert link from SharePoint view throws invalid viewstate error

I've seen this error before in SharePoint 2010 and now in SharePoint 2013 (w/SP1), and it should be pretty straightforward to reproduce using the following steps: Create a document library Add one ...
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Folder creation in Document library using listdata.svc

Do you have any tips how can I create a new folder in a document library using listdata.svc (OData REST interface of SharePoint 2010) from JavaScript? SP creates a new file instead of a folder. I can ...
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Appoach for SharePoint 2010 file upload workflow

[Crosspost from StackExchange.] I'm working on a project that is basically a file upload "wizard" that basically does the following: Entry form to select document library and enter some basic info. ...
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COM exception while querying document library

I have a need to get collection of SPLitsItem currently viewed to user. My solution is a ribbon button which calls custom application page in LAYOUTS via javascript in custom action. Application page ...
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Sharepoint Library Corruption

I am experiencing an odd issue with my SharePoint 2013 environment. Running on RTM prior to putting the system in production, I was letting my users fiddle around with an SP site. They had edit ...
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Filter a Multiple Selection List Box in Sharepoint

I have what I thought a simple problem, but can't seem to find any solutions that work or exist in SharePoint 2013. I have a multiple selection list box in an InfoPath 2010 form. This box defines the ...
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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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Error message when trying to select Datasheet view on a library

I'm new to SharePoint, and I'm picking up what I can, but I've come across an error that has me stumped. Basically whenever we try to enter datasheet view on any library, we were getting an ...
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Binding lookup fields to document library template

I have features that define site content types and a document library template that uses these content types. Now, when I create a document library from the template, all the content types appear ...
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New EditForm.aspx not automatically adjusting to CT

I'm using multiple content types in a document library. I need to adjust the EditForm.aspx, hence created a new edit form. However, when I come to edit the various documents (of differing content ...
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Problems storing Infopath 2010 XSN files in a document library on Sharepoint 2010 server

To collaborate on building forms for collecting data, we are uploading our .xsn form templates to a document library in a "Sharepoint Admins" site. There are a couple of problems with this approach ...
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SharePoint 2010 Ampersand in Search Query String

Our XSL is set up so that when search results come up a user can click on an icon to go to that exact document in our library. The problem is when a document has an ampersand (&) in the metadata ...
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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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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 ...
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Office 365 - Open html document in browser in document library

I'm using office 365. I would like to be able to click on an html file in the document library and have it open in the browser instead of prompting me to download. How would I do this?
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Word Documents in Library Erroring and Unable to Overwrite

I have a document library and a number of times I have experienced an issue where, upon trying to open a document in Word for editing, it throws an error The file filename.docx cannot be opened ...
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Stop NewDocSet.aspx from redirecting on cancelwitherror

Is there a feature/flag/something that can cause newdocset.aspx for a document set to force redirect on itemadding/itemupdating over to an error page with my custom error messages? I'm not trying to ...
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Workflow; Use previous document library item to populate field

This one has stumped me indefinitely... so I'm coming to the great guru's of the confusing concepts. CASE: I have an InfoPath form which is connected to a document library. Once the form is ...
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Alternatives to Remote Blob Storage for O365

Anyone have any thoughts/suggestions: Currently Remote Blob Storage is not available in SharePoint Online / O365. We have some remote locations in other countries where documents must stay within ...
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InfoPath 2013 Form & Capturing Email Address

Before I give up on InfoPath I am asking for help. I created an InfoPath form with two textbox fields. The form will be connected to a sharepoint 2013 document library. I am not sure if I have ...
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Documents inside a folder not showing when a filter is applied in query string?

I create a webpart to show the Document List on a certain page, and then I applied a filter on a column content to show only certain documents. But in that way the folder structure is lost and all ...
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How to create a linked data source with document libraries based on the same template?

I'm using SharePoint Foundation 2013 and I use SP Designer and Visual Studio 2013 to my needs. But there are several things which i don't get. I have a number of libraries which use the same ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Removing SharePoint list MySite Personal Documents in Outlook for all users

We are phasing out SharePoint 2007. The problem is that some users have links to the SharePoint library "My Site- Personal Documents" in their outlook. When removing permissions on SP2007 these users ...
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E-Mail As Attachment link not visible in document libraries

For some reason, some of our document libraries do not show the "E-Mail as attachment" link in the edit menu. I can't work out why this is and why some sites have it and some don't? It does appear ...
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bulk files upload to document library in SharePoint 2010

in one of the project we need to upload bulk files ( 250 mb at a time or more ) to a document library in SharePoint 2010. OOB multiple file upload through IE browser is not good one as it gives ...
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Cannot delete file: “checked out to -1;#”

I am trying to delete a couple of files from a document library, but SharePoint 2013 tells us that "the file is currently checked out or locked for editing by another user". However, when attempting ...
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Sharepoint Document Library - Choice Column Default Value Calculation

I have a Shared Document Library with a choice column with 3 choices: Test1, Test2, Test3...now I also have 3 views, one for Test1, Test2, Test3, this is because I have three pages where I want to ...
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Using Skydrive Pro with Sharepoint 2010 with enforced ssl

I have an SP 2010 Server with ssl not only enabled but enforced with a (very simple) rewrite rule. The problem here is that when Skydrive Pro is presented with a https url (e.g. https://SPSvr) it ...
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Categories Dropdown Box (edititem.aspx)

I would like users to be able to select a pre-determined category from a dorpdown list rather than manually typing in their own category. The image below shows the current 'New Item' screen in ...
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Move Documents - Update Modified date of Published document

I'm want to move documents between site collections retaining their version history(Major and Minor versions). I used this blog http://bit.ly/NPftRE as a reference and was able to move documents with ...
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How to remove Default “Document” CT from custom document Library

I have created document Library programmatically and add some custom Content Types to it. But I want to Delete/remove default "Document" content type from my document library. How i do that ? ...
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Creating Nested Folders via Client Object Model

I'm trying to create nested folders in my document library so it looks like this: http://site/PublicDocuments/Folder1/Folder2/Folder3/ The document library "Public Documents" exists but none of the ...
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Uploading Documents Choose Destination folder does not work

I have a document library with at least 20 folders in it. When I go to the library to upload a document, the upload document popup window does render properly. - I then click on the choose ...
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Synced Document Library deleting files on user login to computer

We are using SharePoint online and one of the team sites that we have set up is having an issue with its document library. We’ve had documents being deleted from the library when 2 users have logged ...
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Using a column other than “Name” to open item in list/library?

Is there a way to let users click on another single line of text field or even a date field in order for the document within a library to open up? My users don't want to have the "Name" field visible ...
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Event Handling ItemAdded and ItemUpdated

Is it possible to prevent Sharepoint framework to call ItemUpdated event method, after ItemAdded? I want ItemUpdated to be called only when the item is edited. I don't want to let sharepoint call ...
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Document opened for editing - twice

After recently setting up a document library for my company, I uploaded a file to the library. I tried to open it in Word, however I was using Chrome browser and it didn't open (got the message ...