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

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Is there a way to know the source library of a record in record center

In a farm I have many site collections and I am sending documents from each site collection to a Library in Record Centre site collection. I have also enabled the Document ID Service. Now in a ...
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Custom Permissions in a Document Library

Is it possible within a document library to have custom permissions based on file metadata. So for example within one document library you add multiple files and against each file you assign a ...
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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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Open office document pops up login dialog

We have a problem with opening Office documents where some users get a login dialog and others don't. If the user press Cancel the dialog disappears and the document is opened properly. If the enter ...
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Global Workflow for document approval apply all libraries - will this work?

I've searched around and I think I understand Global Workflows but would like to know if this would work before I start developing it since it will take me a few hours. What I have is a site with 36 ...
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Tabular View option not showing while modifying or creating view Sharepoint 2010

Tabular View option is not showing while modifying or creating view SharePoint 2010. I want to show checkboxes but tabular view option not showing. I have done changing the tabular view to default ...
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restricted access to document without breaking inheritance

I have a library about 5 levels down from the site collection top level that has three groups with access. I will probably be modifying those groups' permissions, adding more groups, etc. over the ...
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List recently uploaded document in my home page site

I want to show on the home page of the site the 15 recently uploaded documents, after having added the CQWP, I set: List Type: Document Library Content Type Group: Document Content Types Content ...
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Can I have a Form Library within a Document Library as a sub-folder?

I'm creating a team site and we need a Document Library titled "Safety", for safety documents. These include training PDFs and Excel Spreadsheets. However, we also have a form we fill out for incident ...
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How to find out how long ago someone checked out document in SharePoint Foundation 2010?

I am a regular (non-privileged) user of my company's SharePoint Foundation 2010 system. When a document is checked out, I know how to find out who it is checked out to (hover over green checkout arrow)...
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Hyperlink to weekly updating document

I'm trying to create a hyperlink that links to a weekly updated document. The Sales document gets updated weekly and because of this the title changes, for example, the naming structure is as follows: ...
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How to find the list of fonts is being used in the word document(.docx) uploaded in the SharePoint 2013 Library?

I have a requirement to find the list of fonts is being used in the word document(.docx) uploaded in the SharePoint 2013 Library? how can I do that?
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Sharepoint 2013 Foundation - Library Files [duplicate]

My question is: where does Sharepoint 20013F stores a files of document libraries? Does it stores files on hard drive in a window's folder or at a BLOB field of database? Could you gave me a approving ...
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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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WSS 2.0 - Prevent users from checking out files

Is there a way to prevent users from checking out a file for an entire Web Application? Currently there are users with files checked out to them for days / weeks, often without them realising. The ...
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How can restrict users from changing document's name?

Is there any way I can restrict users from renaming a file in a document library? The user group has editing rights to the document since we need monthly input from them. It is crucial that the ...
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Document name VS Document title inside SP document library

I have added a new Document library to my team site in SP 2013. and I have noted the following regarding two fields:- Name Title Now when I upload a new document for example MS word inside SP ...
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Sharepoint Library document security

I am hoping there is some help out there with this question. Currently we are configuring a specific library we have set up on SharePoint to act as our IMS (Integrated Management System) Document ...
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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 ...
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What Share permissions am i forgetting?

Hi I've setup a 2013 Sharepoint site on my companies 365 org and none of my users can see the documents in the folder. The users are signed in properly and i've shared the folders with NT AUTHORITY\...
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How to move files to a folder within a library using workflow? [duplicate]

I have a situation like this. I have an asset library and I want to use a workflow so that, every time a user upload a file, it is automatically moved to a folder by the file type (extension). For ...
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Users unable to edit document properties

I have a document library on SP 2010 in which all users, including myself as the admin/owner, are unable to update properties of certain documents. Documents were moved to this folder from another ...
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restrict just one document in a document library not to show in search result in SP2013

What is the best and easy way to restrict a one document in a document library not to show in the SharePoint 2013 results page
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Displaying a folder in a document center from a parent site to a subsite

I am looking to display a folder from a document center that is a sub site onto another sub site. I have seen a few other people with the same question but without any good answers. I am using ...
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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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Finding corrupt documents in Document Libraries

Database migration resulted in some Documents being corrupted and unable to Open. Now I need to find where these Documents resides. My plan is to use a PowerShell script to iterate through all ...
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Unable to upload document in library in SharePoint 2013 using iPhone 6

In SharePoint 2013 document library, I am unable to upload document using iPhone 6. File Upload document button is disabled and Add New Document button is not available in the Document Library. Is ...
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Documents open in both the browser and client

My SharePoint 2013 site collection had been set to open all documents in the client application (by activating the site collection feature). After installing some security patches the other day, ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...