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How do I have a workflow update a field/column in the current list(InfoPath created list)?

I have a column with this formula: =YEAR(Created)&"-"&(ID) , the YEAR(created) part works as intended but the ID part doesnt. It often shows only 2014- but it should show 2014-50, the 50 beign ...
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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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Change Document content type by link to document

I've a document library and i've to delete document to replace it by a link to an external url. So i thinked to add a content type "link to document" Make a script client to change content type of my ...
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How to make all documents inside Document Set use same properties as Document Set

I have a document library with following columns apart from the default ones. Reference Number Customer Name I created a new document set inside this library and set values of above fields. Then I ...
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Delete document but keep meta

I've a document library with a lot of documents. The documents are in an other program and we 'd like remove the document from sharepoint and replaces by a link to the document in the other program. ...
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Move documents and retain the metadata

I need to move 100's of documents from one SharePoint environment (2010) to another (2013). Is there a FREE gui tool to do this? I do not have direct access to server so PowerShell isn't an option ...
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Check in error “We can't do that becuase the file is no longer checked out or has been deleted”

First question ever from this rookie, please be kind. Sharepoint 2013, Office 2013 Std 32 bit. Win7 Pro 64bit Sp1. I've got an issue with checking my .XLSX file back in after any edits. Error message ...
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Getting user email from full name

I want to get email of users who are uploading documents in a library. You know there is a field called "Created By" which contain full name, so I want to read that name and then find that user's ...
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Library email alert is not working any more after migrate site collections from contentdbA to contentdbB

I have migrated some site collections from contentdbA to contentdbB. I did this with a powershell command. After this I did an IIS reset. The site collections are working fine now. There is only one ...
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White space above the webpart in a library page when enabling “Metadata Navigation”

I have created a new library. It works fine. I enabled the "Metadata Navigation" and now I see alot of white space above my library. See printscreen. How can I reduce this white space? When I disable ...
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SharePoint 2010: How to include a web part in a document library template?

I have a SharePoint 2010 site collection. Within this, I have a document library that holds two Excel files and an Excel Web Access web part (which displays a named item from one of the excel files). ...
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Using firefox to edit office documents inside my document library

I have a problem in understanding what is the standard approach to follow for editing office documents inside my document library. As it seems each browser will have different behavior when it comes ...
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How to make different permission on document library?

I want to make document library that can filter view from the user organisation by region. In my Institution has 3 levels that has different level of access file. The hierarchy of user level can be ...
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Tree View for Document Library doesn't work

I have two column. First column is the nav part but it's empty. My doc library is in the second part. What's wrong with my code? The Id's are true. My tree view code: <table style="width: ...
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Document Information Panel contacted a data source but failed to receive data. The form will load without the requested data

The query cannot be run for the following DataObject: list_48985ACC-FDDD-4732-AA48-078CFE123F35 Document Information Panel cannot run the specified query. The SOAP response indicates that an ...
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Modal Dialog: Navigate back to parent folder

I have opened up a SharePoint modal dialog to show document library. The Document library contains a hierarchy of folders. When I reach to the 2nd level of folders there is no option to go back to ...
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SPO 2013 - Renaming Document Libraries does not affect the tree view?

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. In our document center site we have a tree view enabled in our site settings, so that all the Site Contents (Document Libraries) are shown in the left side ...
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Link to “Download a Copy” from a Document Library

I have a Document Library with some exported webparts (.dwp). When I embed a hyperlink somewhere to the document, it opens in the browser (IE8). I cannot change any settings on the site collection ...
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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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How external users can upload files in document library hosted in onpremise SharePoint?

We have setup a document library(DL) in SharePoint site hosed on-premise with no direct access from public zone/internet being an intranet solution. We have some external users who need to upload some ...
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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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In advance search webpart, properties search not working in SharePoint2013

I am using SharePoint 2013 advance search webpart and i have created custom properties.search by using those properties not showing any data. Steps which i follow is:- Created site column "DocTest" ...
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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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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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Exception when accessing metadata navigation settings on a library

On a specific document library when accessing the metadata navigation settings page we get the following exception: 11.07.2014 16:25:43.21 w3wp.exe (0x04E0) 0x3058 SharePoint Foundation ...
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Copying documents with versions

I have a requirement to copy the documents from one library to another while not loosing the version history. I am aware thhat using the explorer view, I can drag and drop the files which retains the ...
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Configure Default Permissions Inheritance in Document Library

I have a Sharepoint 2013 document library. I know how to explicitly break inheritance for each file/folder, but I'm wondering if there's some way I can make it so new folders/files never inherit ...
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How to show Document library documents based on User

I need to show documents in document library based on a user. For example, I have one list in which I have some Projects for the user. Based on the Projects he has I need to show the documents in ...
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Best way to migrate Document Library files to file system

We are looking to migrate all of the files in a SharePoint Site Collection to the local file system. This site collection has multiple sub sites and document libraries, which we would want to migrate ...
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Access denied to upload aspx file to document library in SharePoint Online (O365) using CSOM

I am trying to create a "Link to a Document" programmatically, similar as explained here: Create a 'Link to a Document' in a SharePoint Shared Document List using PowerShell Document library is ...
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Getting List Id to create a field

I've been looking at the SharePoint REST API and I've noticed a lot of examples use the GetByTitle. What happens if you do not know the title or the default has been changed. What I want to do is ...
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File opens in read-only mode only

I have added a column of type URL to my list. The column stores the URLs to files located in the document library on the same site. So, when I view the properties of my list item I can click on the ...
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Is there a way to log/record deleted documents when the retention period has come to an end?

My client wants documents to be deleted after the retention period has come to an end, but would like to record/log what gets deleted for auditing purposes. Is there any way we can do this OOTB? Any ...
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How to reuse Document Library Template (.stp file) in another subsite on SharePoint 2013?

I saved a Document Library as a Template in subsite A and an .stp file was generated. Now I want to reuse this template in another subsite B. How can I import this .stp file to use it as a template ...
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Edit NewFrom.aspx or make a new one?

I have a Doc Libary on my SharePoint where i now got a folder content type. What i want to do is that when i go to new document i press on IFUSimon to make it a folder: And then we get to this: ...
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Add New Users to groups for Document Library

I created a document library in Sharepoint Designer 2013. I want to edit the library settings and I will add new users for permission the document library. Then I go to library settings. And i clicked ...
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Creating Document with workflow: The file test.docx cannot be opened because there are problems with the contents

I have a document library with two custom content types. If I use the web interface and choose New Document -> MyCustomType the document template opens up and I can create and modify the document and ...
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Is there a way to see how many times a document has been downloaded for a Doc Lib?

I have a document library in which my client would like to see how many times a document has been downloaded. Is there a way to see how many hits the PDF in the Doc lib has - through usage or stats? I ...
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Check If Document Library Already Exists Using Powershell

How can I perform a check if a document library already exists using Powershell in SharePoint 2010?
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Document properties don't sync from library item to Word document

I have created document property placeholders from quick parts by opening the document from the document library. As I'm able to see the changes getting reflected in the document when I update the ...
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Search from one document library only in SharePoint 2013

I want to search content from one document library only. How can we do that in SharePoint 2013.
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Is it possible to add a different template to content type, after the content type has been used in a library?

My client has asked whether it's possible for them to add templates to a content type after the system has gone live. I'm wondering if any issues arise once a content type default template has been ...
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Create a Word Document in a document library programmatically

My requirement is to create a word document based on the information in SharePoint lists on the site. For dealing with the word I have three options: "Docx"library. (CodePlex Project) "OpenXML" ...
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SP2013 - Sporadic error when editing PPT using Office 2013

We have a few users that are having sporadic issues when trying to open up Office documents. All users still using Office 2007 are fine, it is only users that use Office 2013 that have the issue.They ...
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List does not exist Error when opening the views

I created a list template without including Content for a Document library and created a Library using that Template. But in the newly created library, lot of my views are showing the below error. ...
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SP2013 - Sporadic issues with opening documents

We have a few users that are having sporadic issues when trying to open up Office documents. They click on the document, the splash screen for Word/Excel/PowerPoint shows up, and get this message ...
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Update Document Library Fields

Is it possible to add/update Document Library fields like Content Type, Version, File Size,..? These fields are visible in view mode.
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Working with document Libraries based on UniqueID REST API

Is it possible to work with the document library with UniqueID/Guids rather than using GetFileByServerRelativeUrl? Say if I wanted to upload a file to a folder, could this be done using the Unique Id ...