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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 { ...
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Links to other Document Libraries in Explorer View

I've just played around with my site collection and for a more comfortable way to access them, I want to map only one Network drive per site collection. So far so good. I've created an ...
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Clearing short term file lock

I've come up against a problem I've been unable to solve, and based on my 2 days of Binging around, I've yet to find a solution to fix the problem the same with a slew of others. I've got several ...
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Using Folders Within Document Sets in SharePoint 2010

With the New Folder option turned on for a document library that has document sets enabled, the New Folder option is only available on the library itself, not within a Document Set. When viewing in ...
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how to implement this jquery for preview

I have a jQuery to display pictures as thumbnail for a document library. It works great but as soon as I add grouping to the view then the pictures do not show up as thumbnail. They show up with ...
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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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Automatically copy items

We have 6 different libraries. All of them are working with a checkbox column (management). Is it possible to run a script or something like that, which grabs all documents (management = yes) and copy ...
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Sharepoint Excel files Capacity Planning

I have requirement to upload 30K records every year in document library and further attach workflow and do some stuff based on business criteria. I need to plan for capacity in SharePoint, so I need ...
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Alerts on Custom Views

I've been searching everywhere for this, and it appears to have been an easily achievable task in WSS3, but doesn't seem available at all in SharePoint Foundation 2010. I'm just trying to setup an ...
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how to add a column to a sharepoint list

I have list name students with 2 columns First Name and Last Name and has data in the list. I want to add a new column "class" to the students list. what to do in using visual studio. Is it the ...
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Limit a library to docs based on content-type only

SP 2013 I need to set up a library with the following behavior: Documents can only be added using Files -> New Document (only option here is a pre-defined content-type based on a Word template) ...
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No pagination in Document Set/Library

I have a document set library that does not paginate the files within each document set. I can see a total of 30 files within each document set but the page controls to see the second page of files ...
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Create a Document Library using REST

How do i create a Document Library using REST? When i upload a file to document library, i use this url: http://industrial-ex/sites/tifdemo/enovia/file.txt with a POST What is the url for creating ...
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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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Server Error in '/' Application

In our production front end server, sometimes when a user uploads a document file into SharePoint 2010 document library we are getting the error below: Server Error in '/' Application. ...
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SP 2010, Is it possible to set permissions at Content Type Level

Say I have a document Library "TravelRequests" and five different content types associated with library. Is there a way to apply permission for a given content type "ManagerCT"? When managers are ...
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Creating a reusable document library with metadata columns

I'm going to create document libraries for our various clients in our portal. Each document library will have common metadata columns, such as Business Line and Solution Line, which will help organize ...
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Is there a good alternative to content types for managing MS Office document templates?

I have spent the morning researching how to create a solution for allowing users to create and share document templates when working in SharePoint 2013. I wanted to avoid using a content type ...
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POST a file to Document library using java

How do I make a post request to a document library using java? I'm using the lastest version on this library http://hc.apache.org/ This is my post request right now: itemUrl looks like this: ...
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Cannot add new folder. Upload.aspx gives an 404 error

I am using SharePoint 2010. I have a library where the folder option is enabled. When I try to add a new folder I get a popup with an 404 error. When I go to SharePoint Designer and go to the ...
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CRUD Tasks using Java via JERSEY REST

I am trying to create a rest webservice using Jersey library. I want to upload, get, delete and update a document in document library. Can someone link an example of simple crud. For some reason I ...
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Sharepoint Workflow for Audience Targeting

Is it possible to create a workflow that will assign a group in the audience targeting field based on a value of a field associated with the document that is uploaded? I am trying to make an Infopath ...
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Copy File site collection to subsite with REST API & Javascript

Im trying to copy a file from between sites. Everything works out fine, but when I try to open the copy I get an error messages that tells me the document is corrupted. Ive been trying the approach ...
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SPFolder.MoveTo when running as user who does not have access to folder

How do you copy a folder in a document library - that the current user does not have access to - to another document library? The current user has access to the root of the document library and can ...
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Disabled or Hide “Open with Explorer” ribbon button for View Only Permission Users [duplicate]

I want to hide Open with Explorer ribbon button only those users has View Only permission and it should appear for other permission user. I've tried with below custom action reference by this link ...
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How to restore exported list cmp file

I went to SharePoint 2013 central administration - Backup and restore - Granular Backup - Export a site or list and Exported a list which as .cmp extension. Now how do I restore this list in ...
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Permissions to view files in a doc lib but not view/open/download

Is there a way to set permissions on a folder in a document library - let's call it a Confidential folder - such that anyone can view the list of files in the folder but only authorised people can ...
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“+ Add Document” link missing for some users

Running SharePoint 2010. I have a library that has a folder for each user. Each user has contribute rights to their own folder. However, for some users, even if I give them Full Control, they never ...
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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?
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Workflow to run on creation of a document set, but not on the items within that set

I have a library which is used for approval requests, with two workflows running on it once a document set is created. There is a 'Type' column which links to the document set and if it's not a ...
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Removing fields from document properties bar on Excel sheet linked to SharePoint library

I have an Excel sheet which is linked to a library in SharePoint, which has a 'Document Properties - Server' section at the top. They fill out the Excel sheet, save it to the library, and the ...
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Opening PDF document in adobe acrobat instead reader

We have PDF documents in SharePoint 2013 document library. We have installed both Adobe Acrobat and Reader on our machine. When we open PDF document, it opens up in Reader by default. But we want the ...
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Update metadata column using Java REST

As I understand, you have to make a 3 steps to update the metadata on the file. I have uploaded a file to my document library using POST and after that made a GET and took out the metadata i need to ...
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Copy File Name to Title Field in Asset Library

I need to put together an Event Receiver on Asset Libraries which copies the File Name of the asset being uploaded to the Title Field of the list. I am currently using the following code. The ...
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Document Information Panel was unable to load: NodeTest expected here

We are using SP built-in feature to map document library columns to Word QuickParts. We are using default template for Microsoft Office applications. Most of Word templates are working fine, but ...
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SharePoint 2010 Publishing Images

SharePoint 2010 - Cannot download or view some image files on the publishing images folder. Some images opens fine but some does not. There is no error on the logs as well. Update: I was able to ...
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Create document from template with REST API in javascript

I have a document library in my SharePoint Online tenant with a custom content type with some fields and a specific document template thats puts the metadata into the document. How should proceed to ...
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Add metadata(columns data) to a file in Document Library using java. Sharepoint 2013

I'm new to sharepoint, I've created a web services where i post files to a document library but i also want to add metadata(columns data) 'Title' at the same time as i post the file using java. Is ...
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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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How to get a file's very top parent folder in SharePoint 2013 document library?

If there is a file in a document library in this structure: Document Library -DocumentSet --Folder1 ---Folder2 ----File How do I get the reference to DocumentSet from the file with server side ...
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SharePoint 2007 “Append Changes to Existing Text” creating word document

I have a Workflow that creates a Word document in a document library that's supposed to "paste" the information of a list item in the same site. All the information appears as it should in the Word ...
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Why are the settings so limited on the document libraries of my public SharePoint site?

I can't open the libraries with explorer or synchronize them which is really inconvenient. Does anyone know why the document libraries on my public site behave differently to those on my private site ...