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Published InfoPath template not updating existing documents

I've got a running SharePoint 2010 site where my users can upload and track documents through a "tracker" page, which is essentially a browser published InfoPath 2007 form. This tracker page is rather ...
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Editing Site Content Column Type - saving column with same name creates problems

I have a Site Column called Department Chair that is used in a Site Content Type called Grant Application. In turn, that Site Content Type is used in a library called Applications. Initially, I set ...
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Updating a document library word template

We recently migrated to SP 2013. We have a document library that uses a word template containing column data from SP. Somehow during the migration, the properties in the word documents were broken so ...
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select latest version of document from document library

i am converting word document in library to html document using event receiver it is working fine. but when i update the document and upload it.Event receiver code convert older document to html not ...
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Why are documents saving to temp folder instead of directly to the SharePoint directory?

When I open a document from a library in SharePoint 2007, make changes and save, it usually just saves directly to its location within the site. But now, a "save to" location dialog box pops up and is ...
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Return to previous page while in folder in document library returns me to an empty page?

I got a document library web part on a page, and it contains a folder, named X. When I click on folder X, it refreshes the page and now shows the contents of that folder, in which I can see folder Y. ...
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“Disable view selector menu” NOT working

How can I make "Disable view selector menu" remain unchecked? I inserted a document library to a web part on a page. Under Edit Web Part > Miscellaneous, I unchecked "Disable view selector menu". ...
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SharePoint 2010 PowerShell Delete folders in Document Library - See SharePoint/event Log?

I wonder if its possible to see a log file of events (deleted folders in big document library) when actions are invoked by PowerShell? The PowerShell-script it self don't push anything to a log-file ...
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Update library field (Managed Metadata)

I have a document library with a field "Domain 2" wich it's a Managed Metadata field. I want to update this field with the value "IT Architecture" that is in the term store. How can i do that in C# ...
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I need to pull the version data from 6 Libraries into a single list

I have an existing SharePoint2010 list. It contains information about document approvals (all manual data). I need to compare the manually approved version number to the current actual document ...
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Migration API only moves one item in library, not all

I have a console application that needs to move document library items, meta-data, versions from one library to another. The following code works and I can verify in my export folder all the items ...
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Archive or Move files based on a given Created Date range to another Library Using PowerShell

I am trying to archive select files from a SharePoint 2010 document library by moving them to another library. The files to be moved are selected based on their created date within a given time span. ...
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Explorer view not working for a particular library

Explorer view stopped working all of a sudden for a library. It shows the error "... is not accessible. The parameter is incorrect". This happens for only one library and for other it works good.
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Copying an item from one document library to another document library using a workflow

My initial requirement is to have column level permission in a custom list.(Set of users can see the column and set users cannot). Since SharePoint doesn't support column level permission i have ...
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Display document properties in word file (akin to quick part)

Is there any way to display properties on a word document without allowing users to edit them? I have a custom doc information panel and word template set up to display certain SharePoint fields. I ...
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WSS 3.0 - Add directory as document library

I would like to ask if its possible to use a directory (located on the same server WSS is installed to) as a new document library. I know I can create a new library, open it in Windows Explorer and ...
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SP13: Alert Me - Setup Email

I am not sure if this has already been addressed before. When setting up Alerts using "Alert Me" within a document library an notification email is sent to the any persons added to the "Send Alerts ...
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Filtering on managed metadata columns in the insert link from SharePoint view throws invalid viewstate error

I've seen this error before in SharePoint 2010 and now in SharePoint 2013 (w/SP1), and it should be pretty straightforward to reproduce using the following steps: Create a document library Add one ...
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Error message when trying to select Datasheet view on a library

I'm new to SharePoint, and I'm picking up what I can, but I've come across an error that has me stumped. Basically whenever we try to enter datasheet view on any library, we were getting an ...
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New EditForm.aspx not automatically adjusting to CT

I'm using multiple content types in a document library. I need to adjust the EditForm.aspx, hence created a new edit form. However, when I come to edit the various documents (of differing content ...
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How to copy document from library to list attachment with SP Services?

I need to attach a document that is stored inside a document library to a list item on the same webpage. All needs to be done with javascript / jquery / spservices. Can you please help me and show ...
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SharePoint - Document Filtering (Tags/Metadata?)

I'm creating a SharePoint site which will be used to dynamically store and display documents on various pages, among other things. Is the following possible? My view is to have one central Document ...
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“New Document” button on ribbon is grayed out in the “Master Page Gallery” for subsites

On a subsite I'm trying to add a "JavaScript Display Template" to my "Master Page Gallery" but the "New Document" button is greyed out. I've ran into this problem with "Compatibility View" set to ...
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Why are terms not saving to Enterprise Keywords column in document library?

When I try to edit the Terms in the Enterprise Keywords column within a document's properties and hit save it is not saving the term values I entered to item properties. The weird part is the Term ...
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Add name of file to title, crop document name and remove illegal characters on upload

We are working on Office 365 Sharepoint Foundation server 2013. The challenge here is that we have legacy files where users decided to put in the longest possible description with illegal characters ...
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Include content types from content type hub in doc library template / site template

Previously if you wanted content types and fields commonly available across your farm and automatically included in document libraries, you'd (pay someone a lot of money to) copy Microsoft and create ...
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Display content of document from Document library in custom webpart

I have a site in sharepoint.I have a one Document library in site. I like to load the content of particular document in my custom web part. how do I get content of particular document using code ...
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workflow to copy document from one document library to another library in different site

I am aware about setting up workflow which can move a document from on document library to another within the same site. I use this workflow heavily. I don't get an option to select document library ...
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Disable Print in SP List (Browser)

Is there any way to disable print, save and save as in a browser? I want to disable these features in my Sharepoint(Office365) List\Library to avoid copying of data. I heard there was a feature called ...
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Switching views on a document library inserted on a page as a App Part

In SharePoint 2013, I have a document library on which I've successfully created several views. All works fine when I have actually navigated to the document library. I can click from view to view ...
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Column default value settings unexpected error

I've tried to adjust 'Column default value settings ' and upon clicking the link in Document Library Settings the familiar error dialog box appears 'An unexpected error has occurred.' I have 3 ...
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Sync on premise Document Library with Cloud hosted SharePoint Server site in SharePoint 2013

As per my requirement I need to Sync Document Library of on premise hosted SharePoint site with cloud hosted SharePoint Document Library. For that I had wrote EventReceiver on ItemAdded of on premise ...
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Find a FIle Box Is not available in Sharepoint Foundation Document libaray

Can any one tell me why FIND A FILE box is not available with my Foundation document library
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Column header filter works when logged in, but not on public site

I've created a public site. It includes a document library (of conference white papers). I've added lookup columns from custom lists for the conferences the paper was presented at and the categories ...
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Why can't we upload .pptx files to our SharePoint doucment library?

uploading other formats works fine but we get an error uploading pptx files - any suggestions? tried through our TFS Documents interface as well as the SharePoint interface but both give errors. ...
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Sharepoint 2007 disable document library view and open with windows explorer

I have a problem with SharePoint 2007. The Actions menu / Open Windows Explorer and display the document library are enabled. I need to disable the display and remove the menu. I disabled 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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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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Documents in a Publishing Page library - any disadvantages?

I know that the goal makes many people flinch, but we want to have both HTML elements and regular documents ( such as PDF and PPT files ) in the same library. It seems to me now a"Document" content ...
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Overwrite documents with drag and drop

SharePoint 2013. When I use drag and drop to add a new version of a document to a document library, I systematically get this message: A file named [file name here] already exists in this ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Checking out multiple documents issue

I have a user that has IE8 on a 64-bit Windows 7 machine, they are trying to check-out multiple documents at the same time by selecting all documents and the selecting Check Out up in the Documents ...
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Do we require Visio services to edit the Visio file?

I tried to check out a Visio file and edit it. But I am unable to save the changes. *Note: Visio service is not running on my system
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Modified Date in Explorer view not updated when the file is edited

I modified some Word documents more than a month after they were put into SharePoint. SharePoint shows the updated dates, but the explorer view still has the original file date/time, and the content ...
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Lock error when updating new document in ItemAdded

I'm trying to update an item when it is added to a document library. I have an EventReceiver on my document library and I am using the ItemAdded event. I am using the New Document button to create a ...
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Modal dialog for document library

First of all, my question. How do I make a working modal dialog popup for a document library, that shows details about that document upon clicking the document name in the library list? Please note ...
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SP 2010 Document Library make a link with image upload

I managed to create a document library with upload image, now i am having hard time to create a web part to put it on the main page. I want it only to show the uploaded image and every time the image ...
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Make document library check in comments mandatory

What is the easiest way to make the Check In Comments mandatory on a document library in SharePoint 2010? I've tried an event receiver, but it does not work. I've tried making a custom column but it ...
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Change Ribbon tab text

I need to change the Document Library ribbon tab. I tried to change the text using javascript in master page. But it changes on first load only. When ribbon tab is clicked, text againi changed to ...
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Personal document management

How can I manage user documents so only the user and the site owners can manage the documents? Is there a way to automatically create a document set or document library for the user upon visiting the ...
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Is there a way to make data linked to by BCS look like a document library?

Is there a way to make the data linked to by BCS look like a document library? Basically, I'm storing some archival type documents in cheaper storage than a SharePoint document library, but I would ...