In the context of SharePoint a document refers to a computer file, usually stored in a SharePoint library.

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Extract text from document in a SharePoint 2013 library

I would like to extract the text from documents stored in a SharePoint 2013 online document library. I have the document loaded using: ClientResult<Stream> data = file.OpenBinaryStream(); ...
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Sharepoint Workflow 2013/2013 - Create list item to document library creates corrupt document

I have recently upgraded a 2010 site to 2013 with spd workflow running on the 2010 platform. The "create list item" to a library does not seem to work. It adds a document but the file is corrupt and ...
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Active linking of document libraries

We are attempting to create a functional area for a time limited project which brings together documents from multiple SCs’ libraries. At the end of the project, all documents would be returned to ...
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Why do I got a timeout when I try to upload a document template on a content type?

I am using sp 2010. I have 1 site collection with inside of it 30 websites. All 30 websites are using contenttype "X". When I try to upload a document template on contenttype "X" on site collection ...
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Sharepoint 2013:Save the Documents in repository and provide the reference in sharepoint document library

I need help on the issue: When i upload the the document it need to save in the specified the local(or server) folder and the that reference should save in the Sharepoint document library. we are ...
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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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How to get document URL of a Document Library item given Item ID and URL - using javascript?

I have access to a document library item URL. E.g. /Documents/Forms/DispForm.aspx?ID=585 Based on this information, I would like to get the URL of the document associated with this item. E.g. ...
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Blank document library until Item is searched

I have a document library which I have setup a HTML Form Web Part with connections so I can now search (filter) for documents. However I want the list of documents to be hidden until the correct ...
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Document Level Permission

I have a document library that is accessible to many users, I need to maintain some confidential document in this library and in the meantime I must control the accessing permission on these document ...
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Document usage reporting in SharePoint 2010

I have a document repository in SharePoint 2010, and I would like to be able to report on what documents are most/least frequently viewed/downloaded/etc. I understand that item-level auditing may be ...
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Preserve Document IDs while copying document from one site collection to another

Can we preserve the document ID assigned to a document while moving it from one document library in one site collection to another document library in other site collection? I searched for some ...
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How to change image stored in document library

I created a document library in sharepoint 2013 and am using the library to store records that contains an image and a title each. My question is How do I change/edit the image/file uploaded for each ...
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Document save by email?

I have a intranet that has 5-6 department-wise sub-sites, each sub-sites has 3-5 document library. My requirements is User send email to a particular Email-Id and the email attachment will ...
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I can no longer live edit a Word document, it just downloads a copy?

I'm a SharePoint designer and I work in SharePoint Server 2013. I work in a test environment, I do not have OWA configured (but it will be on the production environment). I uploaded a document to a ...
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Is it possible to generate a single Word document with content from multiple list items via a workflow?

I have a scenario where users will be adding list items to a custom list. Once a week, a single word document needs to be generated that includes content from all of the list items added that week. ...
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opening document library files in popup or new window

is there any easy way to open the document library files in a new window or popup depending on the file types PDF-In Adobe reader (currently opens in IE) Image file (currently opens in IE)
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File name “not valid or too long” when copying a file?

I have a document library which contains some Word documents that I'm trying to copy down to my local disk. I've opened the document library using Windows Explorer, and am dragging the individual ...
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Edit SharePoint document in OS X

How to edit a SharePoint document in OS X? I get invalid address error. I got an explanation after a long search: " LMDC Client 7.0.6 The following are known related issues in Liquid Machine ...
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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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Add Description to Document Library

Currently I'm creating a structure on our new SPO (SharePoint in Office 365). Now, my boss wants a description in every folder above the content of the document library. As it's not possible to add a ...
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Excel document opening in browser (unsupported features)

I am using Sharepoint 2010 and when users click on an .xlsx document in a document library it says the following: "The workbook cannot be opened because it contains the following features that are ...
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How to upload document to only 1 site

How can I upload documents only to one site and not all sites? Add-PSSnapin Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell; $files = ([System.IO.DirectoryInfo] (Get-Item "C:\DP")).GetFiles(); $templateFolder = ...
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Creating Document with SharePoint 2010 Workflow: can I create xml file

So I found this resource on how to use SPD Workflow to create a new item (or document) in SharePoint 2010. This is exactly what I need because I can fill a field (column in a list) with the string ...
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Loading New Document Versions

Can we select an existing document and load a new version rather than just loading a document with the same name and advising to replace the current document. I am concerned that new versions of ...
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Do not allow check out, edit, and upload to document library

I have a document library in my SharePoint 2013 site. (I have SharePoint Foundation.) I want to allow people to add documents and also to view documents (and save them locally to their own PC) but I ...
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Creating document set with workflow

I have 1 list and 1 Document library. In the "list" they create a list item which triggers on create. When the trigger happens it should create a document set folder in the "Document library" which ...
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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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Check in greyed when using document library as a web part on a wiki page

We have a weird problem with our SharePoint Online site. We have a document library with the following versioning settings: check out not required minor and major revisions When the users access ...
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Can I open MS Files in Document Library using Web Browser?

I'm using SharePoint 2013 and I want to open a Word file in my web browser not on my MS Office installed on my Computer. I tried opening Excel file on my web browser and it worked, but I can't open a ...
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Difference Between Content Approval and Document Approval Workflow?

Could somebody explain the differences between content approval and document approval workflow in SharePoint 2010 and how they work together when they are both turned on in a document library?
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Can we add a column to a sharepoint list having data using powershell

Can we add a column to a sharepoint list having data using powershell without effecting anything in the sharepoint list.
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How to show two document libraries in one XsltListViewWebPart?

i am totally new to Stackexchange and to Sharepoint2013 and I want to solve the following task. I have two(or multiple) documentlibraries in my Sharepoint and I want to have a overview of both on my ...
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Difference b/w Read and View Only

I have a requirement to setup a permission level, where user can only see the document and see the associated metadata columns but cannot download or open the document. We have a permission level ...
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1 Million documents

If I have 1 million+ tax return documents with SSN as a metadata field. Each SSN can have up to 7 tax return documents. Can I store all 1 million+ documents into 1 library or folder with the ...
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Delete document hyperlink

I am not sure if this is possible in SharePoint 2010 but basically I am looking for a hyperlink that is generated when you click on the "Delete" function in SharePoint. You can get a similar ...
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Opening a document in a SharePoint 2013 document library in a new tab (using code)

How to open a SharePoint 2013 document library item in a new tab/new window? By default, the document, depending on whether it is .docx or .xlsx opens in Word or Excel Web Access in the same tab. I ...
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How can I move a document from one directory to another?

How can I move a document into a sub-folder and still maintain its version history from the old location in the new location?
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Using a Word document as a template for emails inside a workflow

I'm working on a project with other team members that are far less familiar with SharePoint than myself. We want to have a Word document that will serve as a template for email notifications in a ...
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Can a document be view-only?

We have a very specific requirement in our CMS to make documents view only. The business users do not mean to make them non-editable - they want to prevent the users from downloading the document to ...
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Uploading an updated version of the document requires me to re-enter metadata

For my document library, I've added some additional metadata columns that needed to be specified. The only way I know how to upload a new document to overwrite/update another document is to choose ...
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SP 2007 Checked Out document discrepency

In SP 2007 Doc Library, we created a view that displays only checked out documents by user. However, the user is seeing a different document count than what others are seeing. They see 1261 documents ...
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Turn off pop-up window after downloading document

After I download the document using the button in document library I get this text: The document was uploaded successfully. Use this form to update the properties of the document. And this ...
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Network Shared OneNote: Want it to be public viewing, but only private editing

I have a shared OneNote document on a somewhat public SharePoint site. I want the document to keep its public viewing ability, but I don't want everyone to be able to go in and edit it. Is it possible ...
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Change Document Library folder's Modified timestamp to latest timestamp inside

I have a Sharepoint 2010 Document Library with a range of subfolders and some files within each of them. The problem is, right now every subfolder has the same Modified timestamp, and I want each ...
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Create a Document Library using REST

How do i create a Document Library using REST? When i upload a file to document library, i use this url: http://industrial-ex/sites/tifdemo/enovia/file.txt with a POST What is the url for creating ...
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Server Error in '/' Application error on Uploading same document again in Library

I am facing this unprecedented and interesting problem. I have made a SharePoint site (Record center) and I want upload document in the Library. Everything goes smooth but once I try to upload the ...
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Creating a reusable document library with metadata columns

I'm going to create document libraries for our various clients in our portal. Each document library will have common metadata columns, such as Business Line and Solution Line, which will help organize ...
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Google Analytics on SharePoint Online (when viewing documents)

We are using Google Analytics to track some metrics in our SharePoint Online environment. Does anyone know a way to get Google Analytics to pick up on when a document is being viewed using Word ...
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Disable “you are about to open” pop up

Everytime I open a document in SharePoint it asks: You are about to open Name: xxxxxx From: xxxxxxx How would you like to open this file? Read Only Edit How do I disable this, so it opens directly ...
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Removing fields from document properties bar on Excel sheet linked to SharePoint library

I have an Excel sheet which is linked to a library in SharePoint, which has a 'Document Properties - Server' section at the top. They fill out the Excel sheet, save it to the library, and the ...