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Cannot open file using Edit options

We recently had a few users in our environment upgrade to Excel 2010 and all these users are now experiencing the same problem where they cannot edit files by clicking them in the library or using the ...
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Ascertain the method of file upload in SharePoint 2013 document library?

In an ItemAdded event receiver, is there a way to ascertain whether the file was uploaded via the "new item" button in the document library or whether it was dragged and dropped into the browser ...
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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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I do not see the hidden fields in list settings

I am using sp 2010. I have an old library which is using a contenttype. This contenttype is comming from a content type hub. I created a new library. I set the same content type on this library. I ...
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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 in retrieving All users from a Person or Group type column using C# COM for each List Item

I have a requirement like this: There is a SharePoint 2013 document library, say, MyReports. MyReports has a column "AssignedToUsers" which is of type Person or Group (multiple selections enabled). ...
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Can I show only 3 contenttypes in the dropdown “New Document” in the ribbon?

I am using sp2010. I have a library with 10 content types. These 10 content types are needed. In the ribbon there is a button "New Document". When you click on the arrow you see a dropdown menu with ...
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Batch/bulk create Document Libraries (SharePoint Online 2013)

As part of a very large migration of data from an internal network to SharePoint 2013 (O365), I need to create a very large number of Document Libraries (several thousand). Each Document Library ...
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Need a different views for Folders & Files in Document Library

I need a different views for Folders & Files in a Document Library. I want Folders to have different columns & Files in the folders to have different columns. Is this possible?
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How can I compare 2 library settings?

I have some issues with a library. When I create a new one and copy the documents from the old library to the new library everything is working fine. I would like to investigate what the differance is ...
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SharePoint 2010 Document Library 'Send To' Across Web Apps

I'm am trying to use the 'Send To' -> 'Other Location' on a document to send it to another 'Web App' in the same farm. It is working on the same 'Web App' to another 'Site Collection'. Both 'Web ...
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Open txt files in document library in an editor (notepad)

I added some txt files to a document library and would like to edit them in notepad. However, I don't get this option. Is there anyway do to this? I realize this question is similar to: Open txt ...
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how to get the context of current document set in a custom web part placed on document set welcome page?

I want to create a web part to place on a document set web part. How would I get the context of the document set and the documents within the set from within the web part? thx
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Hide document library using CSOM

I want to prevent users from accessing some document libraries. I have used the following code but it didn't work, Any solution? doclibraryinstanse.Hidden = true; doclibraryinstanse.Update(); ...
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Date Modified in document library explorer view is not correct

When viewing certain document libraries, and their documents through the explorer view, the date modified column is not showing the same date as the modified column in the web view. The web view, as ...
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File does not get updated in document library

I'm encountering weird behavior which I hope you can suggest on how to further troubleshoot. There are some document libraries that whenever I upload a new version of a file, the file's contents do ...
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Open docx file in Word (client) from hosted app (SP 2013)

I have a client hosted app (written in Javascript) which includes links to documents in a document library on the tenant. If I point the url's straight to the documents, they simply download. What I ...
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ItemAdded Event Receiver on Explorer View Firing Multiple Instances when Moving Item

I have an event receiver which works fine (triggering only once) when I drag and drop a file to a document library. It also works fine using the upload button, it will trigger twice as there are two ...
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Auto update document copies on check in Sharepoint 2010

We all are aware of Send To Functionality of Document Libraries as explained here ...
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New Folder button not working on some libraries from SP 2007 migration

A vendor migrated over 175 libraries from SP2007 to SP 2010. On 15 of the libraries, the New Folder button is visible and looks active but generates an error instead. I know the workaround is to ...
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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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Adding items to SP Folder inside document library

I have a folder inside a document library. Inside this folder I need to check the existence of a sub-folder and then, add a document and another folder to it programmatically. Lets say, my document ...
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How to make different permission on document library?

I want to make document library that can filter view from the user organisation by region. In my Institution has 3 levels that has different level of access file. The hierarchy of user level can be ...
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Event receiver not firing Document Library

I have a local development environment in my VM.(SharePoint server 2013 SP1,Visual Studio Ultimate 2013-update3). I'm trying to add an event receiver to a document library on ItemDeleting. Deleting a ...
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SharePoint Incoming Email not working

I have SMTP installed on my SharePoint server per the instructions on Technet, using the "basic scenario". I also made sure the relay and connection controls included both IP's for the server and ...
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Powershell - creating document libraries and wish to add an existing group

I have a powershell script I developed in order to create document libraries across multiple sites under a single site collection. I wish to now add the appropriate Site Administrators with ...
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SP2013 open pdf files in a new window

I am using sp2013. I have a document library with pdf files. When I click on the pdf file it opens directly in the same window. How can I make it possible the pdf file opens in a new window? In ...
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How to display task assigned to field in document library view?

When you assign a workflow to a document or item, under the task that gets created, you can see who the task is assigned to based on where you are within the workflow. My goal is to create a generic ...
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How can I see what documents have been deleted from a Document Library?

I have a document library that had files in it yesterday. Today it does not. When trying to view some sort of an audit log I realized I didn't know how to. I'm using SharePoint 2013 Online. How can I ...
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Give anonymous access to explicit page in document library

I have the following situation (SharePoint 2010): A document library contains publishing pages. Anonymous access is enabled. The publishing pages are separeted in folders. Now i have the situation ...
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Sharepoint 2010: Cannot search items in document library unless is the System Account

I have the following problem. I made a site collection with some document libraries. The default template put a field called "Search this site.." on the main page, which if I use the System Account ...
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Choose a library view to add to item in calendar

We have a library for which we create views so that users can easily find documents. One of the regular views that we create (on a monthly basis) is a selection of documents for a meeting. We don't ...
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SharePoint 2013 Search Result Refiners Showing No Data

Inside my document library I have columns named "Departments", "Category", "Sub Category" and "Index". I added data to these columns, re indexed the library and created managed property for them. The ...
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This field can have no more than 255 characters error - multiple values

I have a document library. I have a list I use to store categories. Then I have a lookup from my doc lib that uses this category column and I made it accept multiple values. When users try to upload ...
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Why are my filter dropdowns in document library not populated with data when using anonymous access?

I have an issue with a public SharePoint 2007 site with anonymous access. I have a page where I have a list view web part to display a document library. My issue is when I click on the column ...
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Improve performance of generating thumbnails from pdf file

I have developed provider-hosted App and used Aspose.pdf (code below) to convert PDF files stored in document library to jpg files, so i can view it as thumbnails. I have issue in performance as I ...
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Tree View for Document Library doesn't work

I have two column. First column is the nav part but it's empty. My doc library is in the second part. What's wrong with my code? The Id's are true. My tree view code: <table style="width: ...
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Document update issue in document library

I'm using SharePoint 2013 foundation. I am trying to update a document in SP document library. In the code behind (visual web-part ascx.cs) I initially read the existing file into a byte array, then ...
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Document Library items not updating via UI or code. System metadata (last modified, modified by, etc.) updating

I am having a strange issue with one of my Document Libraries. It is the document library created by the publishing feature "Documents." Here are the symptomps and what I have done so far. Any help ...
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Managing Microsoft documents inside SharePoint document library will behave differently according to the browser vender

I have a Document library inside my publishing site collection. now when the users clicks on any MS office documents inside the document library they will get different behaviors based on the browser ...
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Word Documents in Library Erroring and Unable to Overwrite

I have a document library and a number of times I have experienced an issue where, upon trying to open a document in Word for editing, it throws an error The file filename.docx cannot be opened ...
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How to create a new document from a Document Template using Client Object Model

I require to programatically create a new document using the Document Template URL of the document Library and this requires to be done using the Client Object Model. I also require to do this without ...
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SPServices SPGetLastItem returns last id for current user

The function SPGetLastItem from SPServices returns last id for items that only the current user has created. I want a function that returns the last id for any user.
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Appoach for SharePoint 2010 file upload workflow

[Crosspost from StackExchange.] I'm working on a project that is basically a file upload "wizard" that basically does the following: Entry form to select document library and enter some basic info. ...
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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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Enable editing docs but restrict uploading new docs - SP 2013

Im using SharePoint 2013 foundation. The site level users are stored in a custom sql datatable. Users can download documents in a document library via a web part link. (SPGridView link) Users should ...
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Sharing Multiple Documents in Sharepoint 2013 Enterprise

Is there not a way to share multiple documents from a library at a time, other than a folder? It seems ridiculously cumbersome to have to individually share 4 separate documents with selected users. ...
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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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Can i allow users to edit word and visio documents from the document library and publish them again

I am working on a publishing site collection, and I have a document library which contains Microsoft Word and Microsoft Visio files. Is there a way to allow users to do the following : Select a ...
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How to multiple upload a bulk documents and set 1 time the metadata for all these documents?

I am using sharepoint 2010. We have a lot of document libraries and a lot of documents which we upload. For example I would like to upload 30 word documents and some metadata columns are the same. So ...