Document library is a list for storing documents

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How to find the type of Document in Document library

In a Documents library, many documents are attached of type word, excel and pdf , i want to find out only PDF Documents using SharePoint server side API? After finding pdf type documents i want to ...
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I don't want to crawl/show Document content for Sharepoint search

I have a Sharepoint Document repository site, but when I am typing anything on the Search box, not only it searches for Files and Folders it also searches the document content and returns the ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 + Explorer View and creating folders in the root

Users love the Explorer view, too much I find and there in lies my questions; I need to prevent users from adding folders to the root of a site in Explorer view...anyone know how? I do not want to ...
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Get distinct row from libraries

I have a order list by region (NWOrders, SWOrders, etc.). Is there a way to get distinct record by Customer. For example, Customer Roger Nigel has 70+ orders in the NWOrders library, John Doe has ...
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prevent prompt when open word document

I've sharepoint 2010 and a document library containing word or excel. I've office suite 2010. When i want to open a word from my document library by clicking on the link, i've to enter my ...
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Search from one document library only in SharePoint 2013

I want to search content from one document library only. How can we do that in SharePoint 2013.
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Use a CQWP to create a list of document libraries

I have a site with a large number of document libraries. There are constant adds / archiving of document libraries, so the list changes. Is it possible to generate a dynamic list of links to these ...
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How to trigger alert mail from SharePoint Document Library

I want to store few documents in document library and after upload the document I want to give expire data for each document. Now here I want some alert mail from SharePoint before the particular ...
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Pull a field from an Access file that is in a Document Library

When an access file is checked into a document library, I need to open it and get an ID field from one of the table and store the ID in the list. Any help is greatly appreciated.
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HR Libraries Scenario >> Employee libraries and security via AD

We have a scenario in 2013 where we are proposing a library per employee to hold HR documents. We'd have a dropoff library that would route the document to the proper library which is based off the ...
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Document Center Site in SharePoint: how to structure a large amount of files in the Document Center?

I am supposed to migrate a large amount of files from a current Shared Folder to a SharePoint team site. I am looking at the best way to do this and the Document Center as a subsite seems to me as a ...
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opening document library files in popup or new window

is there any easy way to open the document library files in a new window or popup depending on the file types PDF-In Adobe reader (currently opens in IE) Image file (currently opens in IE)
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Document Approval Workflow in SharePoint 2013

Firstly, apologies if this has been answered somewhere, but I have spent 2 days hunting through Google, including results here, and I haven't found an answer yet, so I thought someone here may be able ...
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SP2013: got error when try to add new word document

I am using Sharepoint 2013 Stand. I have created a subsite and selected a teamsite template. There was OOTB an documents library named "Documents". I went to the document library and click on "Add ...
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Grant unique permission on an excel file in shared document but some permission grayed out

i've an excel workbook at shared libray, and i want to grant the permission: anonymous can can edit and view but when i go to shared Documents -> tick the checkbox of the excel file->Library ...
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Can I set the version scheme to start with zero instead of 1 for an approved document?

I have many approved documents at revision 0 in an outside database which I would like to migrate/add to a SP library and approve them at SP version 0. Is there a way to start the approved version at ...
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Assigning access to subfolder in Document Library

We are trying to configure same schema on our new SharePoint Foundation 2013 that we used on SharePoint Foundation 2010. We have a document library with folder structure like this: | - 100_FIRST | ...
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Bad Request 400 when uploading file to Sharepoint Online document library

I am trying to upload a file to a document library and keep getting a statusCode of 400 with the text just saying "Bad Request." I was rifling through some other forums and saw that the API could ...
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Best way to add “Related Documents” to a SharePoint list in 2010

I'd like to have a SharePoint list with a field called "Related Documents" where I could easily do a lookup from another document library and multi-select any relevant documents. When viewing the ...
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How to display a file extension field to a Sharepoint 2010 document library

I'm trying to make file extensions show in a Document library webpart in SharePoint 2007. I don't have SharePoint designer, and have only run across ways to do this in SP 2010 or later versions. ...
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Break Role Inheritence Problem

I used following script provided by Nadeem for breaking permission inheritance of folder. but for me, when I tested ,it doesn't break inheritance at all. it is just assigning new group to the ...
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other way to upload files in library

I have requirement to create an alternate link to upload files in document library as OOTB link (i.e.Add new document)gives option to user to overwrite existing file.(or new version of existing file ...
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Export Infopath Form from Sharepoint List

I have a List that uses an Infopath form. Is it possible to extract the actual infopath xml document. The idea is I want to have a process where I extract the item as xml as dump it in a document ...
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Document Library Ordering in SharePoint 2010

We have a document library (Shared Documents) that consists of a number of folders, sub-folders, and documents. For example: Shared Documents\2005 Shared Documents\2005\1 Shared ...
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How to Copy SPFile to another library while retaining history

I am looking for code that will 100% duplicate a file including all historical versions, dates of versions, comments and anything else. My test code is showing that capturing all those details is a ...
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IRM Prevent Old Document Versions from Opening

Is it possible to force a user to download the most up-to-date version of document when they open an old downloaded version on their local drive? I know IRM can require users to reauthenticate after ...
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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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Search Scope for searching a Document Library

I am creating a Search scope For fetching a Document library in my site. Below are the steps which I have tried: SiteActions-->SiteSettings-->SiteCollectionAdministration-->SearchScope. Clicked on ...
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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 ...