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

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metadata is missing in document library sharepoint

When I import library from site A to site B in sharepoint site collection its metadata values get lost in site B. How to recover the metadata? Do i need to manually do it.
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Display content of document from Document library in custom webpart

I have a site in sharepoint.I have a one Document library in site. I like to load the content of particular document in my custom web part. how do I get content of particular document using code ...
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Hyperlink to create a new document.

I want to replicate the behavior of opening a office template file (e.g. .dotx). The link should allow the user to create a new document with no attachment to a SharePoint library based on a ...
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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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Folder Hierarchy

Is it possible to color code folders (SharePoint 2007, no MOSS)? For example if I want all of my Top level folders to be red, Level 2 to be blue etc. can I do this as I create a folder and can each ...
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This document is locked for editing by another user

I am using sharepoint 2010 for my company. The endusers are working on there desktop which is OS "Windows 7". The browser version is IE8. The office tools like Word, Excel, PowerPoint are version ...
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Need Word Template to create new doc (not to checkout, not to edit existing - just create new in MS-Word

I created a document library (no specific source templates needed or wanted). The purpose of library is simply to provide a central location for frontline staff to access information (processes, ...
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Two different documents with same name become one

If two users have two different documents but same name, when the second user saves his file in same document library, it overwrites the first user's document and the document gets new version. Is ...
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document sharing

we have multiple country sites and we want that if a user upload a document in one country site and he can also select the groups for which he want to display the document. So that only the group for ...
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Upload file into Sharepoint Document set

I'm trying to upload a file to a document set which is located in a library. Im using C# and the Sharepoint Client Object Model - Library, but I can not find any documentation to do this task. I ...
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ASP.NET MVC applicationt - using SharePoint 2013 as a document repository

We are developing an asp.net mvc application with a lot of custom data but want to use sharepoint 2013 for document repository. What is the best way to move ahead? Is Sharepoint 2013 foundation ...
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Add URL Paramter to Document Library

I have a document library with folders. I am currently using a filter querystring on a list to show a specific menu on the page layout. When a user clicks a folder on the page it drops the parameter ...
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how to prevent download or view “documents/files” from direct access url?

User have access to SharePoint document library. User can download document from SharePoint library by go to that document library and download specific documents. User should not download ...
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SharePoint Document Library : Upload document option does not apply document content type template

I need to upload an existing document say "Doc1.docx" with some content,header and footer in a sharepoint document library using "Upload Document" option. I also have a Document template associated ...
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Clear connections to SharePoint in Word Document

We are having issues with word connecting to SharePoint to retrieve data even if we've downloaded a document from the site. Here is how our process is setup We work with documents and prepare them ...
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After migration from 2007 to 2010, docx files stuck behind login

One of our users has a personal site used as a document repository for his students to access and download docs. Files saved as .html or .mhtml can still be accessed without a login, but the same ...
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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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SharePoint Document Library + outlook 2010 issue

When i try to open my document library, i get the following error: 'The server block is not well formed'. And I am not able to send/receive mails in my outlook.. I get the following error ...
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set permission to document set based on Person or Group column

I have a document set with a Person or Group column called Authors. I want to give the users who are added in the authors field of each document set, full control over the document set. Is it ...
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Link directly from publishing page headline to attached document

On our corporate intranet, we upload news articles in two different formats: Written text in a Publishing Page (with or without any supporting documents) An empty Publishing Page with a PDF document ...
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Custom retention in SharePoint 2013

I want to add custom data retention to my site collection in this way: Documents must be deleted after 3 years old (default option) After 3 years, delete all versions except the latest and two ...
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how to copy a field from a document-set to a field in the document inside

I have a document set with a field called DocumentSetAuthors (it is a person or group column). Inside this document-set user can add a document type called Document1. Document1 has a DocumentAuthors ...
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What is the name of the document center standard web apps(web parts)? see picture

I created a standard Document center subsite for my site. When I open the document center I see two web apps. I want to add more off thees web apps, but don't know which apps to add. What are the ...
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how to recover documents from sharepoint db?

We recently migrated to a new windows server and now the companyweb site/sharepoint on our old server is basically inaccessible. The sharepoint was not included in the migration, as we did not think ...
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Display folder in webpart on page

I need to display folder in a web part on a page in SharePoint 2010. I was trying to do it using content query web part but it gives only items not the folder but i need to show folder in the web part ...
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SharePoint Document Templates with server metadata

I've created a blank word file in office and uploaded to the CT 'CT Test'. Then I use the Edit Template link wich opens up the template in word. I then attemt to add columns from the Quick Parts, ...
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“Send to” functionality changes Modified date and Modified by

We are having some issues with the "Send to a different location" functionality in SharePoint 2010. We have two different site collections on the same server. (so it's the same patch level of ...
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Is there a webpart to manage permissions on multiple documents within a library on SP2010?

I have a document library, in fact a lot of them, where I want some documents to be seen by staff only, where as some document to be seen by students ? I know I can do item level permissions on the ...
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Error: access denied to Shared Documents in Document Libraries when others have same permissions?

Shared Folders under Document Libraries is giving me a denied access for a reason I cannot figure out. My boss showed me that my access to that folder is the same as everyone else and they all have ...
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Combining files and HTML pages in the same document library

We need to have both ordinary files ( doc, pdf, xls) and HTML content that can be shown as popups in the same Document Library. Currently we have added a "Basic Page" content type to a regular ...
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What's the difference between “New Document” and “Upload Document”?

I have a library. In the Files tab in the ribbon bar, there are these two buttons, "NEw Document" and "Upload Document". Both have exactly the same behavior: opening a modal dialog where I can upload ...
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Accessing MS office docs from the document library Versus accessing them from a search page

I have a document library where I have uploaded an excel sheet to it. Now If I click on the excel sheet directly from the document library page , I will get the following error ““The webpage cannot be ...
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Dynamic link to last document in a library

Only started using Sharepoint2013 recently. Office poweruser with some VBA-knowledge. We would like to launch an office document from a promoted link. More specificaly it should be the last uploaded ...
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Display docx files from document library as html

I need to display three documents as html in one page. Also, these html page should always show the latest version of documents. The page should work on all browsers. UPDATE: I tried to convert ...
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Creating Document with workflow and opening the document automatically

I have a workflow which creates word docs and saves them in a library. I would like the word document to open immediately after it is created so the initiator can print the form without having to ...
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What would be a good, extensible document viewer that goes well with SharePoint?

"Extensible" - this most likely means that it has tobe open-source (but not necesarily free) "Goes well with SharePoint" - this doesn't mean that it should be a web part or other native SharePoint ...
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How to share a document with everyone and have them immediately follow it?

we're very new to SP 2013 hence the basic question. We uploaded a small user guide for SP2013 and shared it with everyone. This means that anyone can download it, or the permissions are even greater ...
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Document library to support/store/upload .doc,.xls files only [duplicate]

I am searching for an OOTB procedure to make Document library support store/upload of a specific type of file (based on extension - for example .doc, .xls). Can anyone provide specific guidance on ...
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Can open Word in SharePoint on one computer but not on another, why?

Have external users who are able to open and edit Word documents in SharePoint at a university but cannot do so on personal computer at home. What are some of the reasons for this difference?
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Get all “new” documents from library with query

Is it possible to get all documents that are marked as "new" in sharepoint 2010? How can this be done? I already have a query where I get all latest documents, but I need to find out what ViewFields I ...
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Short question about individual permissions for documents in a document library

Sorry if this is a really dumb question, but I can't quite figure it out. If I make a document library with no permissions for other people but me, will I and only I be able to see what's inside? ...
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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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How create an index based on an internal list field?

I have a huge library and its documents don't have any metadata. They have only the name (FileLeafRef) filled (and FileRef -> file's path automatically filled). I'm trying to update their metadata ...
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synchronizing separate folders when new documents are added

I would like the documents in one folder on a sharepoint page to contain the same documents as that of another page of the same site. So when one page has updated information it synchronizes with the ...
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How can you setup auto archiving for a document library?

I have been tasked with finding a way to auto archive documents in a document library after they reach a certain age. Is this possible within SharePoint?
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Sharepoint 101 - need some clarifications - Farm/Site/Project [closed]

I am trying to get an understanding of how the sharepoint server works, and some basic I installed a new server 2008R2 with Sharepoint 2010 - Is that the farm? I installed a project Server 2010 on ...
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Track if the users have read documents Sharepoint 2010 Document Center

I want to track if the users have read sharepoint 2010 document center's documents, currently user infos are not stored in audit logs, is there any way to do it?
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Clicking on 'Documents & Lists' on top navigation gives error [SP 2003]

When i click on top navigation bar option ' Documents & Lists' of a SP2003 site, its gives me a general error. But when i click on left navigation option for 'Documents', its loading correctly. ...
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Changing a file in a document library with SharePoint web services

I'm trying to update a file in a document library using the SharePoint web service. The "CopyIntoItems" method from the "Copy" web service I use to upload new files returns an error if I try to ...
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SP2010: Use Workflow to move library item into folder

I need my workflow to move library documents into a folder in the same document library. I can copy items, then delete the original item. I'm not seeing how to specify a folder or sub-folder, just the ...