Document Set is a feature introduced in SharePoint 2010 as part of content/document management. Document set helps to manage group of documents as a single entity.

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Is it possible to display current workflows on the welcome page of a doc set?

I would like to have the workflows active for a particular doc set shown on the welcome page so that when a user clicks on the link for the doc set in the email they get they will see the task instead ...
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How to create a link that changes based on the list item id in Sharepoint 2013?

I am trying to add a pop up window in a document set that shows the start a workflow page in Sharepoint 2013. I can do this easily when I include the ID of the doc set in my URL but I would like to ...
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Document Properties Under Quick Parts Don't Update When A New Column Is Created

I have a SharePoint 2013 site that contains a document set with multiple content types. Each content type has its own document template. When I open a document template in Word, and then select ...
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Exception error when using Powershell to start a workflow on SharePoint 2010 on an item

I am very new to powershell. I am trying to use it to start a (send Document Set to repository) workflow on selected Document Sets in a library. The workflow worked when I used it manually on one ...
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Document set fields and filters issues

I have a group of HR Events that are housed in a document set library. Each HR Event is associated to a particular content type. Most events come with specific documents pre-populated, but at least ...
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“Saving Document set as a template” getting problem

I created document set with some data and designed the welcome page of it. but after saving as a template when I used the template in other location of the site, I could not find welcome page at all. ...
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Bulk Create Document sets inside a document library

I want to create multiple items using power shell in one Document library. This document library has content type as 'document set' so every item created inside this library must be a Document set. ...
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Document set welcome page image

I have created document set in my document library like Finance, IT, Consulting, Marketing, HR and etc. I want different images for differenet document set item.so is it possible to set images for ...
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How to get ItemChildCount of DocumentSet (folder) using REST Api

I used SPServices to create and get a list of custom DocSets. There were some problems with that, so I wrote the code to create them with REST services. And that works properly. I'm trying to rewrite ...
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SP2013: Document set with filters

I'm desperately trying to apply filters on a document set welcome page, but up untill now all my tries has been futile :-( I have a workflow that creates a new document set whenever an item is added ...
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Create Document Ribbon Not Present

We're running a hosted version of SharePoint Server 2010. It was set up for our company by a consulting firm several years ago and we have had discontinuity in personnel, so a lot of the ...
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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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Best practice metadata Document Management SP 2013 -

I'm working on a project which is creating a document library. They would like to have one document lib and then tagged and categorized. But they would like to display these document library on other ...
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How to set different columns for document set than the files within it?

When adding a document set I want it to require: owner & project type. Inside the document set each file within it requires: file type (owner & project type are already shared), but not on ...
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Can I edit the New/Edit Forms for a Document set in sharepoint online?

How can I edit the forms for a new Document set? I've added a column of the type hyperlink to the content type Document set, and I'm filling this column with a workflow after the creation/editing of ...
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“Flat” document set view - filter documents by document set ID

I have a Library which hosts my document sets. As we all know, each document set actually creates a sub-folder, within the Library. So, now I have a structure similar to: Root \___ Doc Set 1 (ID = ...
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Giving a users without access to a document library access to a Docset

I want to give a couple of users who don't have access to a document library, access to the whole of a document set in that library including its welcome page. Doesn't seem an easy task as the welcome ...
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Document set parent/child relationship search

We are working with Document Sets and have set them up with some custom metadata and different content types that can be loaded into them. We've found several good tutorials about setting up the ...
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Docsethomepage.aspx - File Not Found

I migrate a site collection from version 2010 to the 2013. I have a list with a custom content type. (document set). When I try to open a document with the url ...
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Using Docsets in Cross-site publishing

We have some document sets that we are looking at using in a cross-site publishing set up. The docset and its metadata come through the search just fine, but we aren't sure how to "reassemble" the ...
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Combine PowerPoint documents

We are trying to combine 10-20 PowerPoint documents into a single document (PPT and then PDF) on a regular basis. What are possible solutions for this in SharePoint (2013)? I started looking into ...
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Sharepoint 2010 note board permissions

I have a document set configured with a note board web part and am running into an issue with permissions it looks like. Currently everyone with contribute rights can see each other's posts but none ...
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Document Set shared columns not propagated to documents newly added

I have a Document Set with shared Managed Metadata and Person fields. I have found that sometimes some managed metadata fields are not propagated to newly added documents using drag and drop with ...
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Get version history of each file in document set

Can anyone help me to get version history of each file in document set. I have tried as below. here im able to get file name in doc set. SPSite site = SPContext.Current.Site; ...
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How do I convert an existing folder into a Document Set?

So I have read all over the place that it is possible to convert an existing SharePoint 2010 folder to a Document set. There is apparently even a tool to make sure that this goes smoothly (SharePoint ...
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How does document set permissions to files under it? - SharePoint 2013

How does the Doc Set permissions work.I have created a some document sets which i have assigned unique users to and then added some files under the document set. I taught with this approach users ...
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Move list attachments to document library

Scenario I have a workflow built that runs on a document set. The workflow runs well, but there are some problems that we are encountering regarding having business users submit documents to this ...
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Grant item permissions to group or users via workflow sharepoint online

I want to create a Document Set and upon doing that i want to grants users/ groups item level permissions to the document set. Can this be done via workflow? What are my options?
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No pagination in Document Set/Library

I have a document set library that does not paginate the files within each document set. I can see a total of 30 files within each document set but the page controls to see the second page of files ...
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if i search for the document sets ,then only document set should come in search results not his documents

My scenario is. We need the document sets to appear in the search. It should just show as a document set. All document under the document set should not show. The issue i am facing right now is , ...
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Changing DocumentSet Name in RemoteEventReceiver ChangedItemProperties Collection

I have a RemoteEventReceiver listening on ItemUpdating (synchronous event). The EventReceiver is registered to a Document Set Library. Now I want to change some Properties during the event: ...
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Workflow to run on creation of a document set, but not on the items within that set

I have a library which is used for approval requests, with two workflows running on it once a document set is created. There is a 'Type' column which links to the document set and if it's not a ...
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How to get a file's very top parent folder in SharePoint 2013 document library?

If there is a file in a document library in this structure: Document Library -DocumentSet --Folder1 ---Folder2 ----File How do I get the reference to DocumentSet from the file with server side ...
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Copy Document Set from 2010 to 2013

I copied a document set from a 2010 farm to a 2013 farm (using Explorer on both document libraries). On the destination document library, the document set was converted to a folder content type. I ...
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SPWeb.ContentTypes[“Document Set”] returns Null?

I am writing code for creating DocumentSets dynamically in one of my Document libraries in a SP2013 Community site. SPContentType docSetCT = web.ContentTypes["Document Set"]; The above line always ...
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How to create DocumentSet in SandBoxed Solution?

Unfortunately method DocumentSet.Create is not allowed in Sandbox. Is there any other way to do that?
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SharePoint 2013 - Document set fields not synchronizing

I have a Document set with Shared columns. In SP 2010, when you upload a document to Document set the Shared columns are populated from the parent. In SP 2013 this behavior is not happening. Some of ...
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How to Add Header Title to SharePoint Document Sets

I would like to add a header title to Document Sets in SharePoint. Can this be done and if so how? Thanks.
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Sub Folder Content Types set wrong in Document Set Library

I have a SharePoint Online Document library that contains only the out-of-the-box "Document Set" content type. Using the Ribbon I create a new Document set and then open it. From the ribbon I then ...
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Assembly Microsoft.Office.DocumentManagementfor SharePoint 2010

I'm looking for the dll Microsoft.Office.DocumentManagement for a project in SharePoint 2010 where there are DocumentSet Where could I download this?
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Document Set in event receiver

I've a document library with a content type that inherit from "Document Set". I'd like to know how can i retrieve the metas when i upload or delete a file. (itemupdated and itemdeleting). The ...
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SharePoint Document Set Version Extension

Before reading further, please note this is not a simple 'how do I enable versioning' and, as far as I can tell, nothing similar has been asked before... Instead I am looking for any solutions (3rd ...
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Multiple Approvers on one Document Set

I'm looking to create an approval workflow on a document set which can have multiple approvers. I know how to approve one document in the set at a time or approve the entire set at once, but how can I ...
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Why can't I see the documents in a document set?

I have an existing document library with content types, to which I have added the generic "Document Set" content type. I can create new document sets and upload docs to the document sets, but I can't ...
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Can you change Welcome Page Web Part Settings?

Lets say you have a Document Set, with a Web Part on it's Welcome Page. Let's say it has some custom settings (like a list name that it interacts with). Can you edit those settings like you would a ...
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How to display the contents of a document set on a page?

I want to display the contents of a document set (that contains both folders and files) on a page (with the same structure as they are in the document set like folders and files). How to achieve ...
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can i use this to create Document sets dynamically in a doc lib - SharePoint Online

I would like to create a document set dynamically using a filed from an excel sheet. Can I use Client side (CSOM) and powershell for this. Thanks in Advance
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Versioning with folders and document sets?

According to this question SharePoint doesn't version folders. Is the same true of Document Sets? I know there is a ribbon command to manually capture a version of a document set, but does nothing ...
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Uploading a pdf file to Document Set programmatically using FileUpload

I am trying to upload a pdf file to a Document set using following code, but it generates this error File contains corrupted data. when it comes to the last line of the code ContentPlaceHolder cph = ...
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How to move/copy a document set via JavaScript CSOM

Could somebody give a JavaScript CSOM example of how to move/copy a document set from one document library to another? The document set has a derived content type with a list of metadata, and it ...