Document library is a list for storing documents

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Hide version history in Word

I would like to hide the previous versions of a document when it is opened in Word etc. We do not want read only users to be able to see previous major versions. Can this done?
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Document Library error - The security validation for this page is invalid

We recently moved some users from other domain to Production domain. Now when they try to delete or move documents in a document library they are getting following error : "The Security ...
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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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Permissions to a document library

So I'm not sure how to do permissions or best practice for my situation. So I work for a real estate company and when they buy a property they have documents for each stage of the project. Stages ...
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Insert Link From SharePoint Use Office Web Apps URL

We're using SharePoint 2013 and have Office Web Apps configured and working properly from Document libraries. When users are editing other pages and using the Insert --> Link --> From SharePoint they ...
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Move files into sub-folders in Library in SharePoint 2010

I have been trying to find a way for this one but haven't been able to. It may be right under my nose, so here it goes. We have a Library with couple of folders, sub folders and files. I have been ...
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Source URL after editing document metadata doesn't redirect, tries to open document instead

I have a document library that I have created a few custom forms for. In these custom forms I have set the Source to a URL of which I would like the user to return to after they save their changes. ...
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How do I stop users changing a document going through approval workflow?

I am working with SharePoint 2013 and a document library. After numerous attempts at trying to coax the 2013 workflow process into doing what I needed, I gave up and resorted to a 2010 workflow. ...
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HTTP 500 Error - When trying to update a field in a Workflow

SharePoint Designer 2013 (2013 workflow on a Document Library) After much research I have found potential solutions were to: Set Required documents to be checked out before they can be edited? to ...
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Copy document from sub-site to parent site automatically

I have a site (home/vessel_schedules) which includes multiple sub-sites e.g. home/vessel_scedules/vessel_1. Each sub-site has a document library which stores all schedules for that vessel, for ...
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How to restrict a document library to a specific file type (extension)?

I have a SharePoint intranet site where I need to allow users to upload certain documents. These documents need to be only PDF files for example. What is the simplest way to restrict the document ...
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Register Javascript For Document Library

I need to run a JavaScript script when a document library is opened/shown. The script should be available only on the specific document library. One possible solution could be adding the script ...
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change document file name via workflow - SharePoint Online

Is it possible to change the filename of document uploaded in sharepoint online/onpremises using workflow? We would like to have documents uploaded to sharepoint but unfortunately some have the same ...
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Add Folder to Document Library

I created a document library. I can add new document to the document library. But I want to add folder my sharepoint site. How can I do this? Is it possible?
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Error: A newer version is available. To modify this document, open the latest

I am using sp 2010. I have a document library. When I try to upload a new document and set the metadata everything is OK. When I open this word document from the library I see some message in ...
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Rejecting an Approved document Versus Rejecting a Pending document

I have Enterprise Wiki site collection which contains a document library.I have set the following settings for the document library:- Require content approval for submitted items? >>> Set to Yes Who ...
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SharePoint Online: Open in client app or web browser

I know that I can configure the site Collection or document library so that documents are either opened in the client (Word, Excel, etc) or browser when the user clicks the document link. However, I ...
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Update Document in Document Library

i want to update document in document library without creating new version . Is it possible to update document directly from document library ?
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SharePoint Online - Create new document from custom templates

Is it possible to have a custom template added to a document library in SharePoint Online? I know there are some default templates but I want custom ones.
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How to prevent the Title column from automatically getting the initial value of the Name column?

How to prevent the Title column from automatically getting the initial value of the Name column? When I upload a new document in my doc library, I see the column's name and title has the same value, ...
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Get distinct row from libraries

I have a order list by region (NWOrders, SWOrders, etc.). Is there a way to get distinct record by Customer. For example, Customer Roger Nigel has 70+ orders in the NWOrders library, John Doe has ...
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Workflow creates document set, but not its documents

I'm creating a workflow that will create a new instance of a document set in my document library. This step implemented like this: Creating the document set manually (using the SharePoint website) ...
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Callout Popups not showing documents preview

What do i need to do to have documents preview enabled with Callout popups. When i click the ... it popups the callout and some metadata info of the document but no preview of the document not even ...
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How to give different permission programmatically on Document Library for different group users?

I have document library & 3 groups(AdminGroup,Reviewer,Distributor). I have already give a permission on groups, AdminGroup has Full Control, Reviewer has Reader & Distributor has None : ...
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Error when trying to reference an excel sheet inside SharePoint document library “The file name, directory name or volume label syntax is incorrect”

I have the following :- SharePoint document library. Inside the document library i have; Visio diagrams + excel sheet. now i am using an Add-in inside the Visio drawings to reference the Excel sheet ...
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Draft version visibility

I have a customer which wants their draft documents to be visible only to their authors. Moreover, the published version should be visible to everyone. However, they do not want to go through the ...
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Open in new tab document link item from document library

I have a document link item that points to a URL. This item is inside a document library. Is there a way to make this item open to a new page? I opened the aspx file it creates, but I am unsure how ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Create link to document library content type

Have a document library with multiple content types, each using a template. Example, user click on 'New Document' > 'Content A' and a Excel form will open. I'm trying to create links (buttons to be ...
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Create link to “new item” form

I have a sharepoint docuemnt library and i'd like to create a link on my homepage that will launch a new item form associated to my list. Does anyone know what the url would be if my document library ...
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Can I further restrict the characters in file names? I want to limit the users ability to upload a file that contains spaces

I am currently working on restructuring my SharePoint 2013 pages. I am in a company of approximately 300 people. A collegue of mine is writing the SOP for our knowledge management, but we are curious ...
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How do I have a workflow update/set a field in the current list?

The situation is as follows: I have a library of documents. Each document has a metadata column representing the status of this document with possible choices derived from a look-up column in ...
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Error:Input string was not in a correct format. (Javascript)

I'm using SharePoint 2013 online and trying to save a item to a folder content type in a document libary I think the code is nearly rigth but i am getting this error when i hit save button have anyone ...
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SharePoint 2013 REST API: how to get or set document fields

I want to get and also set document properties defined in a content type via a Rest call in either and app or a workflow Activity. If you fire up Google Postman or Advanced REST Api client you can ...
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Change Document Set name on creation

SP2013. User creates Document Set, Name field is hided. After user pressed Save button Document Set item has to have name like "<ID> document set". What's the best scenario to achive this?
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Need to upload and download the files from SharePoint document library subfolder

Need to upload and download the files from SharePoint document library subfolder. To retive the files I used the “Scope=’RecursiveAll'”;. How to upload/ download the files from the sub folder ? ...
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SP2010 - Shared document library from rootsite on sub- and sub-subsites

I have a root site(L1) with a subsite(L2) and sub-subsites(L3+). On the sub-subsites(L3+) I am displaying subsite(L2) it's document library. When uploading a document on the sub-subsites(L3+) the file ...
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“New Document Set:” always showing while creating document set

Not sure why when I'm creating any document set first its show "New Document Set: Document Set name". For Document Set I've created Document Set Name = "Document Set Name". Now when I'm using this ...
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Cannot Check In Document After a Document Library Has More Than 15 User-Defined Person Fields [SharePoint]

I am working with a document library in SharePoint 2010 which has 16 user-defined person / group columns (excluding created by, modified by, etc). But a strange thing starts to happen when I checked ...
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SP 2013 document library custom view webpart

We have a requirement to display most recent uploaded file in a document repository in a separate view on the home page. For example we have Document_Library_1 with files file_new, file_old1, ...
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Filter library with vision graph

I am working with SP 2013 and Vision 2013. What I like to achieve is to have a connection between a Visio graph and a SharePoint Library. So far I managed to create such a connection but what is ...
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Document Set Permission Issue

I've created a new Document Library then Created the document set, Stop Inheriting Permissions, Deleted users, Added user A with Contribute permission, but here still when User A click on Document set ...
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prevent prompt when open word document

I've sharepoint 2010 and a document library containing word or excel. I've office suite 2010. When i want to open a word from my document library by clicking on the link, i've to enter my ...
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Library Document Sync want to remove the files from Computer and want to keep them Sharepoint online

I wanted to map the SharePoint Library Document to my computer, but I couldn't so I used Sync option to Sync the folder to the Library Document, but now the problem is I have two folders one on my ...
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SharePoint Online document Library

I want to remove the files from my Computer after that automatically sync to the SharePoint online Document library. any solution?
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How to send a document from a document library as an attachment in an email?

I need to add a column to a document library that will have the text "Send in email" for each document in the library. If a user clicks on it, it should open a new Outlook email and automatically add ...
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How to provide access only for Document Set to upload and approve the documents

I've created Document Set in Document Library in SharePoint 2013. Here for this document set I've created OOTB workflow from SharePoint Ribbon. So here User A will upload the document and User B will ...
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How to create column for attachment in SharePoint 2013 Document Library

I've created document Library where user can upload the file while click on Upload option (OOTB). Now in this Library I want to create one more column where user can put some comment and attach one ...
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Document library view based on another document library

I dont know if its even possible but heres the situation I have a sharepoint office 365 site collection named SiteCollection1. I have a document library named DocumentLibrary1 in SiteCollection1. ...
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Is there a way to move a file without changing its “Modified” field?

Simple question. Is there a way to move a file without changing its "Modified" date field? I'm using SPfile.MoveTo to move the files around, and I wanted to move them in a way that it wouldn't count ...
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Retrieving metadata around documents in a library

This may come across as a novice question, but I was hoping to gain some direction or advice in how to query SharePoint 2013 to retrieve the metadata (document properties, including the Document ID ...