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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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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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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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Incoming Email targetting a specific folder

We have a project specific folder in the SharePoint document library and incoming email is enabled. We expects that whenever Email is send, SharePoint should store the attachment into the project ...
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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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.vss file is getting downloaded as .vsd file

I upload a .vss file to our Sharepoint document library but while downloading it by clicking on the file,it gets saved as .vsd file(if i select "open",it opens in .vss format). However when i use ...
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CQWP for set of libraries (instead of items)

I have a Team Collaboration site which has multiple document libraries. I have created a custom content type, so the team members can add more libraries in future. Since the set of document libraries ...
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Order names in people picker

Is there a way to order the names in a people picker? In my Document Library a person's name is attached to the docuemt when it's uploaded and as you can see below the names are ordered by first name ...
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Why does SharePoint 2010 Excel WebPart not find Excel spreadsheet in Share Documents?

I have a SharePoint 2010 single instance. The Web site has an Excel worksheet in Shared Documents, which I can navigate to as a user. I have enabled Excel services. I have activated Excel services ...
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Is using Remote BLOB Storage the best option to create a large document library

I am investigating a solution for storing millions of documents in SharePoint 2013. Almost all of this will be TIFF images and HTML files that are currently in a file system. There are some indexing ...
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Email Sharepoint documents

Now sharepoint provides the ability to send document link as Email. Is it possible to send sharepoint document as attachments via Email?
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Displaying Version # In Document

I am looking for a way to display the SPItem version number from within an Excel document. We are authoring an Excel Template in a version controlled document library. I want the Excel document to ...
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How to use the reorder method for document library?

I have a document library of 179 documents, and I want to reorder them. I have this code to try swapping the first two documents bool u = sharepoint.library.Ordered; if (!u) { ...
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SharePoint 2013 Document Management

Does SharePoint 2013 have an OOTB function that removes documents from a specific library based on the time those documents have been stored in this library? Like if i have a document library, this ...
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Listbox in webpart has no selection

I'm having a problem that's really blowing my mind right now, because it seems like some basic .net functionality isn't working properly. No doubt I'm missing something really obvious. I could really ...
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Automatic Content Sanitization in Sharepoint 2010/2013

Is it possible to perform basic document sanitization tasks in Sharepoint 2010 or 2013? I would like to be able to trigger the sanitization task based on a set of user defined rule. Examples of ...
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SharePoint 2010 Add new item link disappears with broken inheritance

Hello Stackexchange SharePoint masters :) I've been a long time reader of this marvelous source of information but at long last I could not find a solution to a problem I encountered so I figured it ...
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SharePoint 2010 :Search a document using its URL in Crawl Log in Central admin: Displays More than one successful result

In a document library When we try to open some documents using their document ID link, then instead of opening the document several copies of that document are displayed.In an ideal situation only one ...
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SharePoint 2010 bug with .docx, .xlsx documents while uploading/opening

By now there are many bugs out there in sp2010 integration with office documents. But, in this case if you create an empty .docx with the following word metadata SP2010 crashes while uploading these ...
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Issue with “Document is loceked for editing” SharePoint library

I have problem with opening documents in SharePoint. For time to time users reported me that they can't open documents (word, excel but the most often excel), when they try to open they see "Document ...
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An event to be fired on editing a file

As title says, I need an event to fire when a listitems file has been edited. I appreciate this isn't as simple as it having it's own event, which is why I've tried to make use of the itemupdating ...
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How to open application page on check in button click in document library

For a document library ,while checking in document, I need to open a customized check in form on click of check in button instead of opening inbuilt form. Does anybody know how to do this ? Thanks ...
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Add a ‘Create New Document Set’ link to a web-page

I've found this page which explains how to add a ‘Create New Document’ link to a page : <img alt="" src="/_layouts/images/rect.gif">&nbsp; <a ...
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Document library forces check-in upon adding custom lookup column

SharePoint 2007 Team Site Add a Document Library with the Word 2003 template Add a new item, save, close document, no problems Add a (required) custom lookup field to the document library Add a new ...
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“Unknown error when attempting to lock file.”

I have user when he opens a document from a document library, the document opens in Microsoft Word 2007, when clicks on the 'Edit Document' button he gets the error message "Unknown error when ...
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How do I find administrators of a Document Library with custom permissions?

I have a document library which does not inherit the site's permissions ('Custom permissions' is set). How do I find out who has administrator permissions to this library, using C#?
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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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InfoPath form closes and redirects to deleted SharePoint library?

When a user clicks submit for the first time, the form closes and they are redirected to an old library that I deleted. But if they were to go back and edit their form then submit again, it will ...
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SharePoint 2007 - library with list items

For an application that I'm working on, we have two separate content types - one based on Item and one based on Document. I'd like to create a container that houses both of these content types. I ...
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Can we read documents inside sharePoint like .doc, .ppt etc without saving them in documents library in sharepoint

Can we read documents inside SharePoint like .doc, .ppt and .xls etc without saving them in Documents Library in SharePoint? I want to embed these documents in SharePoint Page and don't want to save ...
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Powershell script to add a field to all the document sets

I have created a field in sharepoint content type hub. Now I want to add this field to all the Document Libraries in my sharepoint online tenant. Is there a powershell script which can do this for ...
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Download file without taking ownership

I have a few files in a document library which were never checked-in. I have that list of files available through the document library settings page or in c# using SPDocumentLibrary.CheckedOutFiles ...
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Enable Custom Actions in every Document Library (SharePoint 2013)

I have created a custom action in a document library using SharePoint Designer. My mission is to enable this custom action in every document library, is there any settings for this?
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Maximum number of libraries in one web

I've been having a look at this link as I'm looking at the options for a document repository with high volume and a rather complex security matrix. I can see most of the limits I need to start ...
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What permission level is required for a user to sync a document library?

My users have the default 'Read' permissions set on SharePoint online, but the option to sync a document library is not available for them. What is the minimum required permission level to be able to ...
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Find out who added a column to my SharePoint 2013 library

We're trying to find out who added a specific column to our library. I can see some info about the fields via the REST API, but not exactly what I wanted at the level of who created the column: ...
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Deploy the same JS Link for multiple views across libraries

I need to use the js for all views in all libraries in a site. Is there a way to deploy this in one hit rather than editing each view individually?
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Drag and Drop show form

Is there a way to show the form(NewForm.aspx) when you do the drag and drop in a document library? I already put some of the fields mandatory so the user won't be able to do the ckeck-in without fill ...
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SharePoint 2013 View document insert

I have created a New column in a Doc Library. Column is a Choice Field. It's called Catalog. There are Three Choices in the Catalog: 1,2,3. I have also created views which shows documents that have ...
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Document library browser hanging

I work with a SharePoint site used as archive. It has a couple of document libraries used as archive. I'm in the middle of longer process of moving large number of items from one list into this ...
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How to see where document is linked from?

I've got requirement for SharePoint Online, which says that user after performing search is able to see where document is linked from (i.e. in hover panel). When documents are returned via Search, ...
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Using Word templates within a library

I have created a SP library to house a couple hundred policy and procedure documents for a company. Some of these documents are Word templates that when opened from explorer open as new documents (as ...
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On library ItemUpdating the Name column's AfterProperty is null

I have an EventReceiver for one of my document libraries which compares some specific columns and their Before and After properties in the ItemUpdating event. When I try to compare the Name column ...
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Is an editable content query possible?

I am using our SharePoint site as a learning management system for training newly hired employees. Our set us is a subsite that contains 25 site pages (one for each student). Each page contains a ...
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Best practice - Document Library - Variable user access permissions

Being quite new to SP 2013, I would be interested to hear opinions and gain guidance upon the following application scenario. I want to store HR inbound CV's in a document library. These documents ...
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Disable ribbon button at specific folder level in document library

I have the following folder structure in my document library: Library |----- Folder 1 | |----- Sub-folder 1 | |----- Folder 2 |----- Sub-folder 2 I have a requirement in ...
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SharePoint 2010 Users cannot edit/open documents

Users with correct permissions are suddenly unable to to edit documents. When a document is clicked it is opened in Read-Only mode stating that the document is checked out to literally "Another User". ...
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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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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 ...