Document library is a list for storing documents

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Using DefaultNewFormUrl's link on Document Library opens item on save

As our company tries to move away from the folder structure and into a tag-driven structure we were left with a dilemma. Users can only add content to folders/libraries yet they don't want to have to ...
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For Images document library, set the default content type to Image

Is there any way to have the default content type set to Image when uploading the Images document library? It would be nice to remove the extra step of changing Document to Image
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SharePoint Client Object Model not returning hidden folders in document library

I am using the SharePoint Client Object Model to get information from a SharePoint 2010 document library to be able to delete old htm-files located there. The problem is that these htm-files have ...
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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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Modify default view for My Sites SkyDrive document library in SharePoint 2013

With SharePoint 2013 in your My Sites SkyDrive document library (username/Documents/) the default view All (username/Documents/Forms/All.aspx) cannot be modified or changed to a custom view by the ...
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Document library webpart loses place when Next page link clicked?

I have a specific requirement where I have to show two libraries inside a folder is in 3rd library. so, what I have done is that added those two library webpart on the Allitems.aspx page of the 3rd ...
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upload to document library subfolder in client object model

I'm using the Client Object Model to upload files from a network drive to a SharePoint document library. Here is how I would specify the upload location if I were uploading to the document library's ...
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How to locate incoming email document library in sharepoint 2007

I set up multiple incoming email document libraries in SharePoint 2007 a long time ago. Now I have forgotten where those document libraries are! How can I locate them altogether (which emails and to ...
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how to get back old modified user name and date in Sharepoint 2010 document library?

Is is possible to revert sharepoint back with old modified user and modified date information? Even restoring version history changes modified user and date. For ex: my file in sharepoint 2010 ...
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I am not able checkin/checkout the files in sub folders in the document library using client object model. Below is the code I am using

public void CheckOut()// CHECK OUT FUNCTION { try { string siteurl = ""; string filePath = ""; ClientContext context = new ClientContext(siteurl); context.Credentials = ...
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When moving a document to another folder within same document library the workflow is not triggered

I have a Sharepoint 2010 document library with a folder structure containing documents. I have created a sequential workflow in C# in Visual Studio which is started when a document is added or ...
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Create a dashboard to track reporting upload delays

I have a SharePoint library in which users are supposed to upload several reports every month after a certain date. The files uploaded have mandatory properties to determine the report name / month / ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2013: Posting Documents From External system To SharePoint Library

The scenario: there is an external system (PHP Back office) ) which will post documents with their metadata to SharePoint Site (library), when a user in the backoffice of that system will add a ...
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how to prevent download or view “documents/files” from direct access url?

User have access to SharePoint document library. User can download document from SharePoint library by go to that document library and download specific documents. User should not download ...
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In a document library, how to determine wether the document is modified or its properties?

I need to figure out whether a document is modified in a document library (and not its properties). is it possible to use an event receiver to compute the hash of the document before it is updated and ...
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multiple default value on a choice column not working with .docx document

In my document library i have a choice column and i want all choices to be selected by default when i upload a document. It's working fine for all document except .docx, .xsls etc. extensions. Just ...
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some users are unable to see the entire page until going into edit mode and back out

Forgive me for not knowing what I'm really talking about, I've never used sharepoint before. One of my clients (a school) has an intranet running on sharepoint, one page of the intreanet is a list of ...
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Show Documents library in Explorer-like control

We have a SharePoint 2010 Documents library with many folders and files. Is there a way to have a "view" of this library that displays the items similar to Windows Explorer? In other words, we'd like ...
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Are SharePoint versioning possible to validate according to Food Safety Standards?

Use Case: I often tell future customers that “Sure, you will have previous versions available for those with the right permissions”. While that is true, I wonder if I can get away with that statement ...
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Edit historical document, but keep version

My boss wants to be able to edit a previously approved version of a file, and then save it back with the original version number. As I understand SharePoint, it doesn't work that way! Any help on ...
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New Document on Pages Library prompts to upload

I have restricted a website to 2 custom page layouts created by me. But since I did this, the new document button on the Pages Library is not directing me to the create page dialog, where I can ...
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Create a document library from custom list definition with powershell

I have a question regarding the creating a Document Library based on the custom list definition, how can I do that using the PowerShell. Thanks
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Update metadata on n amount of files at the same time programmatically, using SPListItem update methods or SPWeb update batch?

I need to update meta data on multiple files that exist on my SharePoint 2010 site. When starting the method that will update the metadata i do not know how many file that will need to be updated, ...
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View only Document Libraries in Sharepoint 2013

We've migrated from Sharepoint 2003. In Sharepoint 2003, there were a link in on the left hand side, called Documents. When you click this link, it list all document libraries in the site. How do ...
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Library shows twice in site content

This question is for future reference, because I have already found the cause and it took me quite a bit of time. I created a List definition with two list instances, A and B. However when I look ...
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In-browser editing of static HTML pages in a document library

We have static HTML files stored in a standard document library that are treated like general documents so they can go through workflows and have metadata associated to them. While there are ...
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Document Library Filter

This may seem like a simple question, but I have spent hours trying to get this function to work properly. I have two data columns in a document library with a view titled "today". The idea is as ...
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Email SharePoint Document Externally?

We currently have a SharePoint 2010 intranet site and are wondering whether we can send document stored in a SharePoint library to external emails? I know you can 'Email a Link' but since they are ...
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Setup a Default Project by user when uploading multiple documents to the document library

We use Sharepoint mainly to track / store documents on our document library. We have several members uploading documents daily for different projects. Our problem is that, every time a document is ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search Result Refiners Showing No Data

Inside my document library I have columns named "Departments", "Category", "Sub Category" and "Index". I added data to these columns, re indexed the library and created managed property for them. The ...
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Cannot create Document Library

For some reason I cannot create a Document Library, as the option for this is gone (for example via Site Actions -> View All Site Content -> Create). The option in the red circle is gone. And if I ...
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How to send files from Shared Folder to SharePoint Library

We have a ticket system on the network that creates documents in a shared folder (Different computer on our network). Is there some way I could create a script to take files from the folder and add ...
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Get file names in sharepoint 2013 document library

What is the best way to get a list of all the file names in a sharepoint document library with javascript?
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Publish Multiple Pictures in one shot from master page library

When I created a master page from html using share point design manager the pictures in images folder are not published. I have to go to the images folder and select one by one to publish it. Is there ...
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“Injecting” status icons in SharePoint list

I have a list that have a date column called 'Expired' and must somehow represent the status as an icon (example in image) The solution must be deployable on farm level since the expires column may ...
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Remove drag/drop from libraries & webparts (SP2013) [duplicate]

I need to disable the default SharePoint feature which allows the user to drag and drop files on a document library (and uploads them) or webpart Is this possible? How would you do this? C#? ...
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“Cannot open ..(document)” error for just the users with full control

I have a document library but when a user with full control for these document cannot open the document. But users with just read,view permission can open them. And the users with full control for ...
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SSIS Package Fails Moving Documents to SP via UNC path

I have an SSIS package that moves files to SharePoint using unc path \\intranet.domain.local\library\. The package was failing until I logged onto the SQL Server, browsed the site ...
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How to link between two documents uploaded in doc library

I have a task where I have been given two documents(in word/.doc format). I need to create multiple links inside doc1 and clicking those should navigate to the respective sections in doc2. Both will ...
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Formula for Calculated Value

I have two columns (for example column A and column B) with the type of information as choice. When i select value in column A then column B should show values related to column A only. Other values ...
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How to track usage data using client-side code in SharePoint 2013?

Someone in this question pointed me that I could generate audit excel files using client-side code. What I need to do is to have a piece of client-side code that will detect when someone clicks a ...
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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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Document Library and Content Type issue. Getting set as Folder for few files

I have a Document Library with Content Type enabled. I have few custom columns. I have not used any Custom content type.By default content type is Document. Issue is when i add some files i do not ...
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Preserving versioning between SharePoint 2003 and 2010

I am in the final stage of document transfer for our 2010 site before it goes live. I have been able to set up network connections between the two libraries and was able to move (not copy) documents ...
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Drag and drop email attachement to library (explorer view) failing

For some of my users, but not all, when they drag and drop an attachment (tested with both .pdf and .docx) into the explorer view window of a document library it appears to copy it over, but in fact ...
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How to get document URL of a Document Library item given Item ID and URL - using javascript?

I have access to a document library item URL. E.g. /Documents/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=585 Based on this information, I would like to get the URL of the document associated with this item. E.g. ...
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Multiple, overlapping group membership - does not result in most permissive rights

I've got a site with two document libraries. I have users set up in two Active Directory groups, and mapped those groups to two Sharepoint groups. (i.e. the only member in the SP group is an AD ...
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problem with cancel button Triggering a workflow on file upload in document library

When a user clicks on Add Document, a File upload dialogue is displayed and the user browses for a file. Even though he clicks cancel button after file upload, workflow is triggering. How to avoid ...
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Folder in Document library not accessible

I have a really strange problem on one of my SP2010 servers. Insinde a document library, there are a few dozens of folders, which in turn contain some more folders. One specific folder does not open ...
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SharePoint Document Library + outlook 2010 issue

When i try to open my document library, i get the following error: 'The server block is not well formed'. And I am not able to send/receive mails in my outlook.. I get the following error ...