Document library is a list for storing documents

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how to read data from a document when uploaded to library?

Suppose we upload a word doc to a document library. Is there any way we can pick some data from the document and auto generate the columns of the library? One way would be to use item added event ...
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Opening CQWP document links in Office Online editing mode

We started using Sharepoint Online 2013 and for our document/file managing needs we have created a few document centers. The document center comes with one pre-built document library and the front ...
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CSS Files in _Layouts or Document Library?

There's been a lively conversation (such as it can be in 140 chars) lately about whether it is better to put CSS files on the disk in the _layouts folder or to store them in a Document Library in the ...
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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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Why do I got this error when copy or move document to another library: User cannot be found

I am using sharepoint 2010. We have a workflow activity builded in Visual Studio. This activity is copy or move a document to another library. The activity has a function where it is possible to run ...
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Overwrite Library Word file with PDF and keep SharePoint Document ID

We are moving from Documentum to SharePoint 2013, and are trying to test whether we can check out a Word file from a SharePoint library and then when I check in the file, overwrite it with a PDF ...
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Import Documents into SharePoint 2013

I want to import some documents to a SharePoint document library. I know how to import into this library, but the problem is with user rights. I have to many documents to import so, the process has to ...
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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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GroupWise to SharePoint document library exportation

I want to migrate the document library of GroupWise to SharePoint. I have no idea how I can make this migration. I have around 300 users and I should also take care of user permissions. My idea was to ...
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Changing the View for a Doc Lib Web Part

We have a SharePoint page with a Document Library Web Part . We would like to put a drop down menu on the site which can be used to easily change the view of the document library. We have three ...
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Linked Data Source problems

I have some few questions regarding how to make Linked Data Sources work. Is there a way to have the column headers be able to sort by ascending or descending (this is not too important but is ...
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Opening AutoCAD DWG Files from SharePoint 2010

Scenario: We have a large repository of AutoCAD DWG drawings that we migrated from SharePoint 2003 to SharePoint 2010. By default, when clicking one of the DWG files in SharePoint 2010 it tries to ...
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Add audio file and text file to same list item

I'm new to Sharepoint 2013. I've been given a task to add a library for audio files. There is also a text file associated with audio file. How can I add both files as a single item in a library/list ...
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Is there something between a document library and a list?

I am using sharepoint 2010. I would like to create something where I can upload documents, and can upload items without a document. I know it is possible to create a list and add attachment to an ...
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Modify Upload.aspx for a Document Library

I need to modify the upload.aspx for a document library. I have a requirement where for example I have following fields: 1) Title 2) category(lookup) 3) Body( Rich Text Field) 4) File(document field) ...
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New document library not showing in My SharePoint sites / My Network Places

I have recently created a new SharePoint document library in SharePoint 2010, using a custom template that was saved from an existing document library. Issue: the new document library doesn't appear ...
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Can I search on metadata of my list or document library?

I am using sharepoint 2010. I have created a custom list and a custom document library. They have the same metadata fields (also metadata field and lookup fields). When I go to the list or document ...
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Cannot upload 600 multiple documents in document library

I am using sharepoint 2010. I have a document library. I have on my local machine 600 documents of tyoe .msg. These are email files. I try to upload all these 600 documents. But I see at the end there ...
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Office 365 - Open html document in browser in document library

I'm using office 365. I would like to be able to click on an html file in the document library and have it open in the browser instead of prompting me to download. How would I do this?
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How to get specific list items in Document Library subfolder?

I'm attempting to retrieve items from a subfolder in a document library. I must get these items where value is 'Like'. How can I do this via C# using the SP object model or by CAML query? this is ...
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Is there a setting to make people group files in certain groups when uploading to a Document Library?

Is there a setting(no SharePoint designer) where I can make people put objects in a grouping when they upload it? For instance, in a document library I have the Managers listed and when they upload ...
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Different standard views in subsites

i am trying to achieve the following. I have created a site with shared documents (let's call it control) Then i created 3 sub sites under "control" (alpha, beta and gamma?) I create a web part from ...
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How to have 'add item' button appear only in certain level of heirarchy

I have a document library with multiple level of folders and I only want the user to see the 'add item' button at the innermost level of each subfolder. I've placed the library in a webpart on the ...
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SP13: Document Library Check-in/out settings

Recently our network went down and after it came back up a few of the document libraries lost its functionality. Prior to the shutdown, when an end-user checked out a pdf and made changes to the pdf ...
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How to overwrite an existing document in SharePoint Library with a new document with different name?

In a SharePoint 2013 Document Library (version with x.x version enabled!) I have a PDF document, let's call it doc1.pdf which I want to replace by a new version. The new document I have is called ...
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Copy file in a library to a folder in another library with Workflow

I using SharePoint Online 2013 and Workflow 2013. I need copy a file in the library "A", folder "Test1" to the library "B" to the folder "Test2". I need do this using Workflow. In the function ...
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Open Document library new form in new page instead of modal dialog

I need to do some customization with my new item form in Document Library, I have a document library, when i click on new item the new item form opens in a modal dialog i need to prevent this from ...
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Missing version history

I have a situation where a document has been published to the next major version but history is missing. See screenshot, is there a way to view the history elsewhere and would have caused this?
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Overcoming ~5000 File Document Library Limits

Microsoft technet states that document libraries have a file limit of 30 million items: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262787(v=office.15).aspx#ListLibrary In practice, numerous ...
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Missing fields in the NewItem, EditItem, ViewItem forms

I am using sharepoint 2010. I have a document library. This document library has no content types. It has directly 5 columns. When I go to this document library I see the allItems view and shows all ...
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How can I hide “Publish Major a Version” link on call out?

I'm looking for ways I can hide the "Publish a Major Version" link from a document library. The users must use a workflow in order to request approval rather than use this link. Is there any way to ...
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Which special Characters are not Allowed in SharePoint 2013 Files\Folders?

I am working on SharePoint Admin and Development part. One of our customer is using SharePoint 2013. User is getting Special character issue while uploading file in SharePoint 2013. We are searching ...
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SP13: Checked Out Document Items Not Visible

I ran across something that I have nevertheless experienced using a document library. Normally in a document library if a document is checked out the document is still visible on the list, however, ...
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SharePoint 2010 Opens document in read-only mode

I have a sharepoint 2010 server (Enterprise). When users try to edit word document in document library it pops up a windows which has two options read only and edit mode. When I select edit mode still ...
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No item exists when I add a document to my library

I've an issue when I try to add a document to my library. I've the form to upload a file and when I click OK in place of having the form for metadata I get a SharePoint error. I can't see the ...
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Add Document Library XsltListViewWebPart using CSOM or web services

How to add a document library XsltListViewWebPart (or list view web part) on page using CSOM with SP2013 when we do not want to use the in-built view with "Name, Modified, Modified By" fields? Custom ...
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Add filepath or folder name column to Sharepoint 2013 view

Morning- I have a library with about 600 folders in it. Incoming documents are placed into individual folders one by one. I have created a custom column called "Done", with two values: "Done", and ...
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All Site Content “Site Pages” link redirects to homepage, not library page

On my All Site Content page, under Document Libraries, both the Site Assets and Style Library links point to the correct place: site/libraryname/Forms/AllItems.aspx However, the Site Pages link just ...
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How to have privacy

I am a teacher and would like to set up a site where students can save their work for me to view. The problem I have is that I would like one site but not allow the other students to view each others ...
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Unable to get event receiver to work with Document Library

I have created a Document Library named Attachments Library. In the library I have created an additional mandatory column of File Details. I intened to use this field to capture some metadata about ...
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download multiple document from document library

I want to download multiple documents from document library. I select several documents and then click on 'download' icon present in ribbon. It should download all files and retain its metadata. ...
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Checked Out file is not appearing inside “SharePoint Drafts” folder

I have SPS 2010 intranet site that has 1200+ users, and so many document libraries and folders. The farm actually contains only one server and there is no any Alternate Access Mapping configured only ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Limited Document Library Views in Web Part

So, I have been able to add a document library web part from the parent to sub-site using the directions and resolve the "list does not exist" error here: ...
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get document link in gridview

<ItemTemplate> <asp:HyperLink ID="hlURL" runat="server" NavigateUrl="<%# Eval("LinkFilenameNoMenu")%>" Text='<%# Eval("LinkFilenameNoMenu")%>'></asp:HyperLink> ...
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Library workflow starts on upload, but not on save in the edit form

I have a document library for pictures and I've created a SPD workflow tha should start every time items are changed or added: newly uploaded, edited metadata or uploaded againg (overwritten). The ...
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Dilemma on pushing scripts files into SharePoint

As per MSFT recommendation best place to keep Scripts(.js file) into Document Library on that site collection, which also suited my application till now. Earlier we used to have 10 site collections ...
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Hide document library for a group, but allow them to download documents

so the title basically describes it all: I have a Document Library, where my intention is to hide this library from certain group of users, so that they can not access it in the browser. Not only ...
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Users with Edit Permissions can not see documents version 0.1 in Document Library?

I have copied a lot of documents into a folder in a document library. settings: versioning with x.x versions consequence: all those documents are currently version 0.1 For me it makes sense, that ...
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Get all documents in a Document library using SharePoint 2010 services and Javascript

I am trying to retrieve all documents in a document library using SharePoint 2010 Services (Listdata.svc or lists.asmx) and JavaScript. I have searched on Internet and found some, none of them gets ...
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Why would Document Library templates not show in create view?

We recently upgraded from SharePoint 2007 to 2010. There are a number of customization we made in the environment, and it seems that something is causing a problem when a user tries to create a ...