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Document library is a list for storing documents

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Changing URL / Moving document Libraries with Powershell

I have 100s of Document Libraries with documents in them. The path is: CustomerNumbers/Lists/Documents, I would like to move them 1 folder out; to CustomerNumbers/Documents. All metadata must be ...
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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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How to show certain documents in one library only to users who are member of certain group?

I'm trying to figure out how to show a view of a library only to users who are a member of a SharePoint group, which is also specified in the document library as a value in a column. Example: If I ...
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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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Copying Files from One Document Library to Another

We are in the process of migrating several documents from multiple document libraries into one central document library. I need to copy all of the files located in one document library on our ...
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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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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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Script to automatically import documents from a network share on a regular schedule

I am new to SharePoint development. I am trying automate the task of: Uploading documents from a network share to a SharePoint document library. The related metadata for each of the files also need ...
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Alternatives to Remote Blob Storage for O365

Anyone have any thoughts/suggestions: Currently Remote Blob Storage is not available in SharePoint Online / O365. We have some remote locations in other countries where documents must stay within ...
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How to create a linked data source with document libraries based on the same template?

I'm using SharePoint Foundation 2013 and I use SP Designer and Visual Studio 2013 to my needs. But there are several things which i don't get. I have a number of libraries which use the same ...
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Documents inside a folder not showing when a filter is applied in query string?

I create a webpart to show the Document List on a certain page, and then I applied a filter on a column content to show only certain documents. But in that way the folder structure is lost and all ...
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InfoPath 2013 Form & Capturing Email Address

Before I give up on InfoPath I am asking for help. I created an InfoPath form with two textbox fields. The form will be connected to a sharepoint 2013 document library. I am not sure if I have ...
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Sharepoint Library Corruption

I am experiencing an odd issue with my SharePoint 2013 environment. Running on RTM prior to putting the system in production, I was letting my users fiddle around with an SP site. They had edit ...
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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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Removing SharePoint list MySite Personal Documents in Outlook for all users

We are phasing out SharePoint 2007. The problem is that some users have links to the SharePoint library "My Site- Personal Documents" in their outlook. When removing permissions on SP2007 these users ...
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E-Mail As Attachment link not visible in document libraries

For some reason, some of our document libraries do not show the "E-Mail as attachment" link in the edit menu. I can't work out why this is and why some sites have it and some don't? It does appear ...
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Cannot delete file: “checked out to -1;#”

I am trying to delete a couple of files from a document library, but SharePoint 2013 tells us that "the file is currently checked out or locked for editing by another user". However, when attempting ...
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Categories Dropdown Box (edititem.aspx)

I would like users to be able to select a pre-determined category from a dorpdown list rather than manually typing in their own category. The image below shows the current 'New Item' screen in ...
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Move Documents - Update Modified date of Published document

I'm want to move documents between site collections retaining their version history(Major and Minor versions). I used this blog http://bit.ly/NPftRE as a reference and was able to move documents with ...
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Synced Document Library deleting files on user login to computer

We are using SharePoint online and one of the team sites that we have set up is having an issue with its document library. We’ve had documents being deleted from the library when 2 users have logged ...
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Using a column other than “Name” to open item in list/library?

Is there a way to let users click on another single line of text field or even a date field in order for the document within a library to open up? My users don't want to have the "Name" field visible ...
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Document opened for editing - twice

After recently setting up a document library for my company, I uploaded a file to the library. I tried to open it in Word, however I was using Chrome browser and it didn't open (got the message ...
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Display a document library on a Catalog Item Page Layout

We have setup a cross site collection publishing environment with a content type, hub a authoring site and a publishing site. The authoring sites contains several catalogs based on custom 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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Add document library to each users MySite

Is there any way to customize each user profile on my SharePoint 2013 Enterprise edition in order to add a new section "CV" (A document library) that will be editable by a dedicated SharePoint group ...
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Multiple File Upload not working

When i try to upload multiple files it gives me error . Can someone provide a server side fix . Also the multiple upload doesnt work for Mozilla ,Chrome . Are there any third party tools to make ...
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E-mail a link don't working in document library

I'm looking for how to enable the option "E-mail a Link" in a document library (SharePoint 2010) This option is available for the entire library, but not for one or more element in this library I ...
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SPGridView - How to make it look & feel like built-in SP grid

In C# code, I'm working with the SPGridView control to display list items from a list of type SPDocumentLibrary. It binds fine, but it looks totally plain and has basically no features. I would like ...
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Index Out of Range when opening folders

When opening a sub-folder in a shared document library to view the files, I receive the following exception: [ArgumentOutOfRangeException: Index was out of range. Must be non-negative and less than ...
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Is there a way programmatically I can check if the user wants to upload a file as new version?

We have a document library and we added an event receiver to move the files out of the root folder accordingly to our business requirements. I am having issues now because I am trying to check if the ...
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Simplifying a document library page

For the following document library can I delete the controls in the box?
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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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“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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Automatic folder creation when creating a new site

Here is what I'm looking for. When a new site is created I'd like four document libraries created automatically or I'd like to create a template that would have them already added. I've read that ...
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Prevent Metadata from copying when using “Send To” feature

I have an event receiver to handle items being added to a document library that sets the item's metadata based on various parameters. When in a Document Library I select an item and use "Send To > ...
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Copy document from one site to another..?

,I need to build something (using a sandboxed solution?) to demonstrate that SharePoint has the ability for users to copy a document (with its attributes) from a doc library in one site to a doc ...
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Recovering Missing Folder

Hi just i've noticed a weird situation on SharePoint library, where a specific folder within a folder is missing with no trace, but i can see some documents within the main folder. How do i recover ...
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Search results including metadata keywords always “hidden”

One of our 2013 sites (dedicated to hosting a large document library) has developed a weird quirk in its search. When you search within a library to find documents related to a managed metadata ...
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Copy Document library from one site to another with metadata preserved?

Is there a way to to move all items from one document library in one site to another document library in another site where even the metadata like Created,Created Date,Modified,Modified Date,Assigned ...
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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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Is it possible to make a document library app part read only?

We have a document library that needs to be read/write, but want to make the app part that appears on the subsite home page to be read only. This is because we've created a 'Recently modified' view ...
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SPO Document Library (Maximum Number of Documents)?

I am looking for some clarity on how many documents I can put into a document library in SharePoint Online (2013) in O365. In one scenario, we have 60,000+ reports that we need to upload. They are ...
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How to create an Excel Document when adding a Library Item?

Hope you can help me with this question: I have a SP Library, where the user should type info into some fields (Text, Publishing HTML, Datetime). So, I'm wondering if it's possible to use that info ...
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Hide “Open In Windows Explorer” stopped working

I have a document library where we only want people to see the default filtered view. To stop users from seeing all the files, I had hidden the Open In Windows Explorer button using the following code ...
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How to enable the incoming e-mail in a document library within a SharePoint APP?

Is that possible? I don't see the Library Settings button on the ribbon.
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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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Tags on documents are searchable but not visible

One of my 2013 sites has an MMS system set up for tagging images in a document library. It was functioning perfectly for months while one of our co-ops was working to tag everything in the library. ...