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 update properties of item in doc set with client object model

I've been able to create doc sets and upload files to it with the client object model. I am having difficulty updating the properties of the files in the doc sets. Here is what I've tried: public ...
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Access Items in DocumentSet using JSOM

I'm attempting to access items in a DocumentSet using SharePoint 13's JSOM. I am able to access the generic list properties but I do not see how to access ContentType specific properties on the client ...
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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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Edit form for document set missing columns

When I am trying to edit a document set, the Edit Properties form only shows the Name field and no other properites from the document set. View Properties shows all the properties of the document set ...
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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 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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How to route documents via Content Organizer/Drop Off Library to appropriate document set

My business partner wants to use document sets. The vast majority of the docs they want to store come to them via Outlook emails as attachments. They would like to forward the email with attachment ...
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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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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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Issue with Content Organizer Rule for Document Sets in SharePoint 2010

I have created a new custom content type for document sets in SharePoint 2010. This content type is published via a Content Syndication Hub. I have also created a Record Centre site on the same web ...
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hide 'Folder' in the document-set properties, Content Type dropdown

I have a document library where I use document sets. The setting 'Make "New Folder" command available?' is set to NO. When I however edit the properties of a document set, 'Folder' is available in the ...
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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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Using Folders Within Document Sets in SharePoint 2010

With the New Folder option turned on for a document library that has document sets enabled, the New Folder option is only available on the library itself, not within a Document Set. When viewing in ...
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Getting hold of the document sets in a library

I am sure something wrong with the following code. There are over 400 document-sets in the library and script only shows 8. Please suggest which line is messed up. (At one time I could get this work) ...
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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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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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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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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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Following document set

Am I missing something? It looks like I can't follow a document set in a document library. I can indeed follow any document inside the document set, but not the set itself. Is there a way to enable ...
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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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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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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 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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Bug? 2010 Document Sets via Client Model shown as folder

I got a frustrating problem: When I create a document set via Client Object Model, the document set is created as intended as far as it concerns the appearance outside the treeview. It's shown as ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Workflow creates document set, but not its documents

I'm creating a workflow that will create a new instance of a document set in my document library. This step implemented like this: Creating the document set manually (using the SharePoint website) ...
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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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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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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 ...