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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Document sets and their usage

What are the scenarios where you would want to use a document set. Can you create a content type for document set?
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Unable to Customize EditForm.aspx with Document Sets in SharePoint 2010

I give...I am hoping someone has a good answer. I create a content type based on a Document Set (called A). I create a document library and allow this new custom content type to be added to the ...
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Ribbon button - Move selected items into Document Set

How do I create a button on the ribbon and how do I move the selected item(s) from the list/library into a Document Set?
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Contenttype for Documentset, site- and listcolumns

we created programmatically a contenttype for a documentset. In this contenttype are some other contenttypes for documents whic hare only allowed in the documentset-contenttyp. The ...
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getting Create Error when using Powershell

I am receiving this error on following line Exception calling "Create" with "4" argument(s): "Value cannot be null. Parameter name: parentFolder" At x:\Dev\PowerShell\MoveFiles2DocSet.ps1:29 ...
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Create Document Set if it does not exist (Powershell)

Adding If doc set does not exist then create doc set. What would be the syntax for looking up document set then create (if does not exists) ### Create new Document Set ...
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Document Migration in a Single Farm from site collection to site collection

We currently have a single SharePoint 2010 farm with multiple site collections. We have Team sites and then the main portal site. The plan is to extend our web application into a new Zone for the ...
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linking a document to another document

our setup for document library as follows. We have bunch of document sets (200 doc sets to be exact) in a document library. Each doc set is for particular vendor. We place contracts in each document ...
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Unable to get document set inside document library using Linq to Sharepoint entities

We are creating Linq to Sharepoint entities using SPMetal.exe for a site. We got the entities.cs file created by SPMetal.exe successfully. We have a document library inside the site say ...
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Is it possible to create a Document Set via Web Services

Is it possible to create a SharePoint document set via Web Services only. I have been looking into List.UpdateListItem method and Copy but could not find a way to do it. Is this even possible with Web ...
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NullReferenceException creating a new Document Set [closed]

I created a web application, then I created a site collection. Then I activate Document Set from Manage Site Collection Features. I now able to add document set as a content type to my content types ...
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Document Sets & Content Types

Our users generally work offline - hence we want an ability in Document Set whereby Documents can be uploaded in a Document Set The Uploader is asked - Which Document Set should be used to uploaded ...
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Document sets and views

Can I have different columns visible on the intial view different than the view that is shown after I click on a document set? i.e. I have a setup a document set to allow a particular content type. ...
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Rename Document Set through code

I have placed a web part on the welcome screen of a document set. When i click the button i want to be able to rename the document set. Has anyone accomplished this? I can get reference to the ...
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how to add a web part to a 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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document library with document set views (how to change)

I have a document library which has document sets. Is it possible to have the view (columns) that is displayed when you first navigate to the document library different than the view/columns that are ...
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Only allow Document Sets in a Document Library (ie no Folders)

I'm exploring the use of Document Sets as a more managed approach to file handling (in the recordkeeping sense) in SharePoint. The chief problem I have is that Document Sets are derived from Folders, ...
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How can I get a workflow moving a document into a document set?

I have a workflow that creates a document set based on metadata I enter on documents that I upload. Does anyone know how I can move the same documents with a workflow into the document set?
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Custom event receivers not recognised in a custom document set solution

I'm trying to do the following: I need the Document Set functionality of 2010, and I need to be able to add event receivers when a new document set is added, and when a new document is added to the ...
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SharePoint 2010: Limit search to return a Document Set after matching on its child item

In SharePoint Server 2010, say I set up a Document Set and put some Word documents in it. Each Word document contains a common phrase that is found only in the body of the Word Documents. When ...
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Document Sets to PDF

We are looking for a way of merging all the documents in a Document Set into a single .pdf file. Within our SharePoint 2010 website, we have created a custom Document Set content type with certain ...
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Document Set created programmatically doesn't work properly

I have a document library using a document set content type. I can create a new document set through the UI and it works perfectly. I'm now trying to create a document set in this library ...
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Content Organizer Rule on Document Set

Can i create a content organizer rule on the [Document Set] content type? I don't seem to figure it out. If yes, how? thanks.
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Installing document sets site collection feature not available

I have setup SharePoint 2010 on my local developer machine (Windows 7) so that I can use Visual Studio to make solutions. However, when I go into the "Site collection features", I do not see Document ...
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Unable to use Shared Columns from Document Sets in Quick Parts

I am trying to use metadata from a document set in a document which is an "Allowed Content Type" document. The content type has its own site columns which are listed in "Quick Parts" but the columns ...
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Can't seem to group by content type in document sets

I created two content types based on Document, no extra metadata, called Status Report and Timesheet. I then created a content type based on the Document Set called Project. Added a couple of site ...