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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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 ...
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Change Document Set name on creation

SP2013. User creates Document Set, Name field is hided. After user pressed Save button Document Set item has to have name like "<ID> document set". What's the best scenario to achive this?
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Document set Unable to upload multiple documents in one time on Office 365

In Document Library I'm able to select multiple documents and upload in one time in document library. But when I'm creating Document Set to upload multiple documents then I'm not able to select ...
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“New Document Set:” always showing while creating document set

Not sure why when I'm creating any document set first its show "New Document Set: Document Set name". For Document Set I've created Document Set Name = "Document Set Name". Now when I'm using this ...
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Document Set Permission Issue

I've created a new Document Library then Created the document set, Stop Inheriting Permissions, Deleted users, Added user A with Contribute permission, but here still when User A click on Document set ...
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How to provide access only for Document Set to upload and approve the documents

I've created Document Set in Document Library in SharePoint 2013. Here for this document set I've created OOTB workflow from SharePoint Ribbon. So here User A will upload the document and User B will ...
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Set of document for approval

I have to send set of documents for approval to my client which are PDF format. For example :- 1) Project A - Total 5 Documents (PDF format)for Approval 2) Project B - Total 6 Documents (PDF format) ...
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Changing the view of a document set on a web part page

I've created a web part page and pulled in a document set as a web part, the document set was created and is being used elsewhere with the default view. I've modified the top level view of the web ...
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Document Set created using SPServices shown as folder in WelcomePageView

After creating Document Set programatically using jQuery SPServices, if i click on Document Set Name it showing AllItems.aspx page instead of default docsethomepage. I checked in the Welcomepage view ...
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Document Set showing columns which doesn't exist

I have a document library with content type "Document Set". This is OOB. I have created another custom content type called "For Document Set" and its parent content type is "Document" Problem is ...
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How to make all documents inside Document Set use same properties as Document Set

I have a document library with following columns apart from the default ones. Reference Number Customer Name I created a new document set inside this library and set values of above fields. Then I ...
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How to edit NewItem Form of a DocumentSet (stored in DocLibrary) in InfoPath?

I got a new question that came across today. Being an absolute fan of InfoPath I would like to be able to edit the NewItem Form that appears, whenever I create a new documentSet in my documentLibrary. ...
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What is causing this exception from DocumentSet.Create?

The first time I try to create a new item of a custom content type Document Set after deploying my solution, I get the following error: Feature '1f30b358-c8db-49d9-be24-fc95a9e4b446' for list ...
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How is DocumentSet Capture Version data stored in Content Database

Is it possible to know how a "DocumentSet Capture Version" data is stored in SQL Server Content Database ? (Not using OM but directly).
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Set welcome page view for Document Set in VS project?

I know you can set the view to use on a Document Sets welcome page through SharePoint. But is there a way to do this in a project, like either in the content type Elements.XML or the libraries schema ...
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How to edit the files that are generated by a Site Content Type in a Document Library

Situation: I have created a Document Set Content Type and added the neccessary files to it I have added the document Set Content Type to the Document Library I can make a new document group using ...
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Document set ribbon allows creation of documents

I have a library with document sets. Normally in the ribbon under "New document" I can only create new document sets when I'm in the top most level. Only when I am inside a document set this ribbon ...
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Populate programmatically FileLeafRef for document set

Is it possible to populate field FileLeafRef for document set automatically after user pressed Save button? After document set saved it has to have following name: "DocSet" or "'ID'-DocSet". So it's ...
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Custom Document Sets opening as Folders

I have a custom library with custom content types derived from document set. The library doesn't recognize them as document sets, and when clicked on they open as a folder instead of to the welcome ...
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DocumentSet.Create parameters and how they relate to fields

I'm looking at the DocumentSet.Create method to create DocumentSets programmatically and I'm a little confused about the name parameter. I presume this is going to populate the Name field in the item? ...
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how to move the document set from one document library to another document library?

I want to move the document set from one document library to another document library,can any one help on this i a working in SharePoint2013. Regards, Phani
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Moving Document set from a Documet library to another with Document-ID

I have used myDocumentSet.export and DocumentSet.Import method to move a document set from a document library to another library within same site and same site collection. However it gets a new ...
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Setting alerts on Document Sets in a Document Library

I have a library for multiple projects. Each project consists of 9 Document Sets with approx. 10-20 documents, the projects can be viewed using the metadata collected on the doc sets either by project ...
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Functional difference between document set and document library

I need to upload multiple document from multiple teams in a site. Can anybody please tel me which option is more suitable(document set or document library) How do they differ from each other.
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Is it possible to create a Document Set using REST API

I know this can be done using the JSOM, but is it possible via the REST API to create a document set?
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Create a document set with JSOM

I'm trying to generate document sets on the fly with the following code. It is using /_layouts/15/SP.DocumentManagement.js for the SP.DocumentSet.DocumentSet.create method which takes four parameters. ...
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How to link from one item to another?

I want to have a field in Content Type A that can link an item to an item in the same list but a different content type (Content Type B). So for example, A-1 and A-2 link to B-1, A-3 links to B-2, ...
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Problem editing document set in SharePoint

I want to customize the edit form for document sets. I know that it uses editform.aspx. I create jQuery code inside content editor web part. When I edit document sets attribute, it works with content ...
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Workflow to change permissions on items within a document set?

We would like to set the permissions of our document sets based on a field called "classification". For now we have a workflow that checks for this field and then sets the permissions based on a ...
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SharePoint 2010 Document Set New Documents Button

I am implementing a Document Set based case management solution - positioning the case file as a Document Set Content Type then having Document Content Types for documents required within the case ...
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Nested Document Sets in SharePoint 2013

Document Sets are a nice thing, because you can use them to group documents, set unique permissions on them (which are inherited by child items), easily manage files in file explorer (with Document ...
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Connect list to Document Set in Sharepoint 2013

Scenario: We have document library "Incoming correspondence" where we want to store incoming correspondence. sometimes it's more than one document in package, so we want to use DocumentSet to store ...
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SPD 2010 Workflow: Intermittent item creation issue

I have an intermittent workflow issue that's proving exceptionally difficult to troubleshoot. Given the details below, what would be the next steps in finding a cause for this issue? Details: This ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Document Set Permission

The goal is to allow the user to create the document set and place the first document into the set. After that the document set goes to a group that will add other items to the document set, but we ...
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Add a Workflow to a Document Set

I have a library of Document Sets (each set represents a product and documents pertaining to that product). I need to send the entire document set for review/approval to certain individuals. How do I ...
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Link pictures to existing documents in document library

In the current setup I'm working on I have a quite big challenge. I have a document set with some pdf documents inside. Each pdf document has a kind of identifier (problemID metadata field for ...
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Can a workflow move documents into a document set in Sharepoint 2013?

Can a workflow move documents into a document set (within the same library) in SharePoint 2013?
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Error creating document set

On a SP2010-farm (1 Front-end) we have a webapp with one site collection. In the sitecollection we have a library with some custom content-types for document sets. This library has worked OK for ...
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Rename Document Set that has declared documets

In a 2010 SharePoint site, we would like to rename a number of document sets. The problem is that when the documents are already declared, it becomes a tedious mess that takes a very long time. We ...
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DocumentSet SendToOfficialFile returns Not Found

SharePoint 2013 Enterprise, Visual Studio 2013 Premium I have a requirement to re-open a record that has been moved to a records center. In our case, records consist of a custom DocumentSet based ...
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Linking (URL - UNC) from Excel 2010 to PowerPoint 2010 through SharePoint 2013 Document sets

We are running SharePoint 2013 and document sets that have an excel file and a PowerPoint presentation both in the document set folder and we have mapped this to a unc path ...
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Two way relationship between two documents within a library

SharePoint 2013: I need to create a two-way relationship between two documents within the same library. My client needs a link between an English version of a document and a translated version. ...
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NewFormUrl stops user field from saving data

I have a custom content type inheriting from document set. The content type has various # of fields, including two user (e.g. Person or Group) fields. <Field ...
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Document Set lookup error

I have what seems like a minor bug when setting up a new document set. I've created a new content type based on a document set. One of the columns in the document set is a look up to a supplier list. ...
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Document Set documents across multiple libraries and/or site collections

We are currently moving from Documentum to SharePoint 2013. The question that came up how can we have a Document Set in SharePoint where documents are across multiple libraries and/or site ...
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Data missing when linking a Chart Web Part to a Document Set in SP 2010

The Chart Web Part doesn't show any data in the preview pane when I connect a Document Set list. It does work with a standard list. Is this a bug or a feature? If a "feature" is there any known ...