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Search Scope for searching a Document Library

I am creating a Search scope For fetching a Document library in my site. Below are the steps which I have tried: SiteActions-->SiteSettings-->SiteCollectionAdministration-->SearchScope. Clicked on ...
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Best practice - Document Library - Variable user access permissions

Being quite new to SP 2013, I would be interested to hear opinions and gain guidance upon the following application scenario. I want to store HR inbound CV's in a document library. These documents ...
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Incoming Email targetting a specific folder

We have a project specific folder in the SharePoint document library and incoming email is enabled. We expects that whenever Email is send, SharePoint should store the attachment into the project ...
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List Data Validation still fails for document library when data is valid

I have a document library with a column with Column Validation. Whenever I try to add a file to the document library, it fails even when the data input is valid! try { file = ...
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Problem with join two lists by linq

I wanna join two list and fill drop down list by specific column but i have error in join query note:c.user_id is lookup field my code lst.DataSource = (from c in dc.Complainant ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Change URL of document library

I created a Document Library called Resource Documents. Would it be possible for us to set a friendly URL on this library so that files may be read with the following URL pattern... ...
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SharePoint 2010 List view threshold: What is excluded from the threshold?

In SharePoint 2010, we have the List View Threshold, which defaults to 5,000, and: Specifies the maximum number of list or library items that a database operation, such as a query, can process at ...
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A document library with custom content type displays the different icon while creating new document

I have created a document library declaratively with document based content type. But when I click on new document the icon is displayed of item instead of word. Below is the example: List ...
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SharePoint 2013 drag and drop does not complete

Sometimes when we drag and drop multiple items from the hard drive to a SharePoint library, it happens that the process does not complete. Then, we refresh the page (and the drag and drop process ...
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Deleting user permissions from document library instead of site level

I wanted to delete a user permission from ONE of the various document libraries in a SharePoint site. But when i deleted the permission, it seemed to have deleted the user permission at a much higher ...
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SharePoint 2013 multilingual libraries

I have created custom SharePoint web template. It contains custom libraries, events, site columns, content types, etc... Now I need to implement it to multilingual, so I can use English and German. ...
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Open PDF files in adobe Reader instead in Explorer

In Sharepoint document library, i have uploaded many documents of different types MS word, excel and PDF. When i click on MS Word or MS Excel documents, they are opened in Microsoft Word or Excel ...
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Is there a limit for number terms that can be associated to a document

I have a document library with documents. I need to associate the documents to terms in a terms store. I have added a managed meta data column. Is there a limit to the number of terms that can be ...
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User with contributor permissions is getting access denied on SPFileCollection.Add

I faced with weird issue. I'm trying to add a new file to the library on button click event, everything is fine when site admin performs this action, but user with contributor permissions is getting ...
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Email enabled document library rejects random emails

I have several email-enabled document libraries on a SharePoint 2010 site. Per our security policy, they are set to "Accept e-mail messages based on document library permissions." Most emails ...
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Disable ribbon button at specific folder level in document library

I have the following folder structure in my document library: Library |----- Folder 1 | |----- Sub-folder 1 | |----- Folder 2 |----- Sub-folder 2 I have a requirement in ...
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WorkflowHistoryList feature not activating

I'm trying to attach a standard Approval Workflow 2010 to a document library however the powershell script I am using is throwing an exception in the follownig spot: # Create Workflow History list if ...
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SharePoint context menu differs despite of same permissions

I have 2 people added having same permissions but both of them see different count of items in the Actions context menu of a document library. Connect to Outlook and Sync to computer options seems to ...
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How to create a document library template if size is more than 500MB

How to create a document library template if the size of the document library is larger than 500MB?
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I don't want to crawl/show Document content for Sharepoint search

I have a Sharepoint Document repository site, but when I am typing anything on the Search box, not only it searches for Files and Folders it also searches the document content and returns the ...
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OpenXml and SharePoint

I am developing a web-part that will generate word-documents. The word-documents are generated on the basis of a template document which has defined content controls. I want to retrieve data from ...
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Filter content types based on folder properties

Given: some Content Types with "categories" multi-value property (sample values are: "legal consulting", "accounting consulting"); some folders each one with a single value "category" property ...
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Treat document libraries as file shares in SharePoint Foundation 2013

Firstly, we are using SharePoint Foundation 2013. This may sound like a little strange, but let me try to explain: We are generating Excel reports dynamically (server-side). We have decided to store ...
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Add columns to existing libraries in SharePoint 2010 using Powershell

I need to add five new columns to existing SharePoint 2010 libraries using powershell. I am using below script: $ver = $host | select version if($Ver.version.major -gt 1) ...
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Document ID feature still scheduled to be completed by an automated process?

In SharePoint 2013, I just added a new site collection. I activated the Document ID feature. I set the Document ID settings. I went to Central Admin and started the Document ID enable/disable job. I ...
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Uploading an updated version of the document requires me to re-enter metadata

For my document library, I've added some additional metadata columns that needed to be specified. The only way I know how to upload a new document to overwrite/update another document is to choose ...
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get alerted when a file is downloaded

I have a document library in sharepoint 2010 and our product management team want to be alerted when a file downloaded by a user. is there any way to achieve this? thanks
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Display major version of all documents by default

We have many document library which you we use for Document Management System. These documents are also being called from a custom navigation system. The issue is: When an author or approver access ...
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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 no longer display in SharePoint 2013 Views

We have SharePoint 2013 installed at my company. I maintain it. I added documents to a library months ago and these documents have always shown up in the views I created for them. But recently, the ...
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browse (UNC path to document library) for a specific server problem

For a specific server (test) a) I cannot save use INC path \test\doclibrary. Also: This is happening for a specific server. Have tried with other pcs (WIN 8, and 7) with no luck inside the server ...
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I shared a Folder (within a library) with a user and gave them EDIT permission, yet they can't add new sub-folders inside of it. Why not?

When user is trying to add sub-folder it gives error: Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource.
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Remove Attach file button from Ribbon

Can anyone offer advice please as to how i can remove the 'attach file' menu button form the ribbon only on a specific library? It is on the default new + edit forms that are loaded ... It needs to ...
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Template updating for old documents

I have a document library in SharePoint site. I created content type inherited from document content type. Created content type has additional fields. I set document template for created content type. ...
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Force checkout not working with Edit (link to edit item) column in SP2010

Could someone be so kind as to check the following in their 2010 environments. Create a doc library Turn on force check-out Turn on versioning. Add the "Edit (link to edit item)" column to the ...
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SharePoint 2010, Search documents in document library, filtered by two library fields

BLUF: SharePoint 2010, Search documents in document library, filtered by two library fields. I have a veiw of a document library all formatted the way I want, one filter is specified in the ...
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Change Document Library Webpart's Toolbar Type to 'Show Toolbar' programmatically in 'sharepoint online sandbox solution'

I want to change the Document Library's webpart property 'Toolbar Type' from 'Full Toolbar' to 'Show Toolbar' programmatically. I am working on Office 365 sandbox solution.I am creating document ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Document Library start custom workflow after item is published

I have a document library that uses major and minor versioning in library settings. I want to start a custom SharePoint Designer 2013 workflow as soon as an item gets published, inside this library. ...
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Change permissions on Document Library

We want to create document libaries from previously stored templates or from new. When a library is created in a site it inherits the permissions. Is it possible to break inheritance when library is ...
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Using SharePoint Workflow to call a Java class

Is it possible to create a workflow which call a Java class? My main goal is to select a file and press a button in SharePoint document library which transfers this file to a Java class where I can ...
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The view cannnot be displayed because it exceeds the list view threshold

I have a document library which throws the following error when selecting a view that sorts based on the date modified: This view cannot be displayed because it exceeds the list view threshold ...
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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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Custom Sort in Document Library (with Group By)

I have a Document Library with a custom "choice" column. I use that column to "Group By" in my views. The column sorts alphabetically, but instead I would like it to sort in a custom order. Is ...
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How do I edit an Imported List?

I've imported an CSV file as a list to SharePoint. I need to update the links in the list now since the links in file mapped to another CMS. How can I edit this list now that it's in SharePoint? ...
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implementing metadata for document library

We are moving away from folder structure in SP2013, but exactly dont know how to implement the metadata solution. I apologize if this question has been answered before. Honestly I'm short on time to ...
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Automatic folder hierarchy creation and storage of uploaded file

I have following use case: 1) User scans a document which has a unique identifier say a barcode. 2) As the system scans the barcode it retrieves the information encoded. 3) On the basis of that ...
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Open text file from new document menu in document library

SharePoint Online, I have created a content type for text files and it is available as "New Text Document" in document library new document menu. When I click on new text document I get following ...
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SP13: Linking Document URL to Line Item

I am not sure if this can be done or how, but I created a Custom list that has a column for URL's to link to a particular document associated with that particular line item. Each line item is unique ...
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How to replace the default “Add Document” link with “Add New Folder” in a library

I want to replace the "Add Document" link at the bottom of a document library, with an "Add New Folder" link, any ideas please?
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Create a folder in document library using REST (Java)

How do you create a folder in document library. I got this code right now but getting error code 403 FORBIDDEN public void createFolder(String digest) throws ClientProtocolException, IOException { ...