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

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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 ...
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Create CV ( Curriculum vitae ) based on mysite properties - workflow / timerjob?

What's the best way to automatically create a CV based on users mysite? We've thinking of placing all the properties we need in the mysite properties, and then create a CV in word and just map ...
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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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One email alert for new documents and another for modified documents

I'm trying to figure out if this is possible. In a document library I want to send alerts when a document is added to the library and another email when any documents are modified. So these are two ...
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Is there a way to allow users to bulk upload documents into SharePoint and prefill in metadata from another system?

Is there a way to allow users to bulk upload documents into SharePoint and prefill in metadata from another system? I would like to use the drag and drop functionality of SharePoint 2013 but need to ...
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Sharepoint Document Template Quick Parts?

My objective is to create some custom document templates that are connected to list data. At first glance I thought this would be pretty straight forward using quick parts but I have run into a snag ...
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Is there a PowerShell approach to create links and copy those links into another library?

Gentlefolk; Forgive this very newbie question - and I tried to post this question a few days ago, but apparently there was a hiccup and it did not appear. If I am violating some standard here, please ...
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SP13: Number of People Accessing Document

I will like to find out how many people are viewing my document within a document library. I thought I could see it by choosing the ellipse per document and the number will appear in the dialog box ...
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How to create a letter box?

Our goal is to create a document library where all users can hand in documents, but only specific users can read those documents. We've already tried to create specific rights. For example just add ...
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How to refine search using existing Site Collection columns

I want to refine the search based on existing site collection columns. How i do that: Any suggestion or good article on this topic. As i am pretty new to search? My requirement is that, my client is ...
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Archiving with SharePoint Feasibility

Someone asked me 'Is sharePoint an archive solution'. I wasnt too sure how to answer this one. Currently SP is being used to host collaboration documents. I know sharepoint can but should SP be ...
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Is there a way to keep a document library from replicatiing on another copied page?

Say you copy a Page from your Publishing Site in order to use it as a Template/Shell; That first page then, has a Document Library inserted into it. The 2nd Page was meant to have its own new Document ...
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Migrate Documents Between Site Collections

I need to migrate a number of documents from multiple document libraries into a single document library in a new site collection. Both site collections are SP2010 and the migration must maintain ...
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Get previous version of document in library if Version History was not enabled (SharePoint 2010)

One of users made XLSX document empty in document library (checked in). Version History was not enabled before. Are there any methods to undo these changes/restore previous version?
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New document does not default save to correct location

In sharepoint, I have created a new document library and have attached a template so that users can upload new documents with that template. When the user clicks New > MyDocument it opens up the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Document Library Default View for Site Collection

We have added new columns to doc. library on PWA Sharepoint 2013. we want to save this view as default doc.library template for every site created on PWA site collection, is it possible? Every site ...
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Download file in Edit mode

I have a visual web part. In it i use a hyperlink's click event to call an Application page's WebMethod using Ajax. [System.Web.Services.WebMethod] public static void EditDocMethod() In this static ...
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Group by not working. Cannot not add more than one document per group

I have a document library with a column that I use in the group by. It has only 2 values in the column. After I have created the grouping and I start to upload documents i can only add one document ...
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Print out Document Information Panel info with document?

I have a library with an MS Word document defined as a custom content type. This content type has a few columns defined, which which display in the Document Information Panel, and users fill in when ...
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Does overriding a checkout discard changes or save changes?

When I go to checkout out a file, sometimes a previous user has forgotten to check the file back in and I have the option to override their checkout. When doing that, are the changes the previous user ...
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How to remove “add document” button of document library programmatically using C#?

I have created a document library programmatically using C#. Now, I want that when any particular document library created then its 'add document' button should not view or if possible then whole ...
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How to implement remote blob storage in sharepoint 2013

How to implement remote blob storage in SharePoint 2013.Please suggest.
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Search orphaned uploaded files from announcement list

We have a couple of announcement lists where the files were uploaded instead of attached. Some of these announcements were deleted but the files are still there. Is it possible to do a search of ...
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SSL on SharePoint

I am facing some problems on SharePoint. I've got a SharePoint site (let's say HTTP : //intranet.domain.be) We wanted to use this intranet from outside. So we decided to set an Extranet (HTTPS : ...
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Search returns incorrect document title

Search returns incorrect document title in SharePoint 2013 Search results page.Please suggest.How can we correct document title in search. ...
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Error on Uploading Document and Picking Up People in Sharepoint 2013

I recently implement Sharepoint 2013 on my Server . i found that when i want to upload document or Pick people with People Picker i have this error: Log Name: Application Source: ...
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Library Document Sync want to remove the files from Computer and want to keep them Sharepoint online

I wanted to map the SharePoint Library Document to my computer, but I couldn't so I used Sync option to Sync the folder to the Library Document, but now the problem is I have two folders one on my ...
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How to send a document from a document library as an attachment in an email?

I need to add a column to a document library that will have the text "Send in email" for each document in the library. If a user clicks on it, it should open a new Outlook email and automatically add ...
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Most Efficient Way to Scan Large Volume of Records/Documents into SharePoint

What is the most efficient method you used to scan and upload large volume (> 10 TB) of records and documents into SharePoint? The things I am interested in are: Speed Ability to add metadata and ...
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How can I tell if a document is 'being published'?

I need to use the relevant event receiver to tell if a document is being published, is this possible? I will settle for has 'just been published' - i.e. I have no preference between itemupdating and ...
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Document validity in sharepoint 2013

I have some documents which are valid only for 3 months. It consists of some tax rates.Is there any possibility to show that the uploaded document is valid only for 3 months and further it should be ...
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JSLink file location

I have JS file that can open pdf files into new windows, now I want to know how can I upload that to the document view? this is the AllItems.aspx file that display all the documents and this is my ...
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How to show Document library documents based on User

I need to show documents in document library based on a user. For example, I have one list in which I have some Projects for the user. Based on the Projects he has I need to show the documents in ...
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Best way to migrate Document Library files to file system

We are looking to migrate all of the files in a SharePoint Site Collection to the local file system. This site collection has multiple sub sites and document libraries, which we would want to migrate ...
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File opens in read-only mode only

I have added a column of type URL to my list. The column stores the URLs to files located in the document library on the same site. So, when I view the properties of my list item I can click on the ...
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Document set ribbon allows creation of documents

I have a library with document sets. Normally in the ribbon under "New document" I can only create new document sets when I'm in the top most level. Only when I am inside a document set this ribbon ...
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Create document workspace

When I try to create new document workspace from file in library, SharePoint 2010 creates a document workspace but does not copy source file. There is only an empty sub-site with empty "Shared ...
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Document properties don't sync from library item to Word document

I have created document property placeholders from quick parts by opening the document from the document library. As I'm able to see the changes getting reflected in the document when I update the ...
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Document Management options

The current situation We have several department and some of these departments work closely together. Currently we have separate sites for each department. Each site has approx. 8 Document libraries ...
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SharePoint 2013 when adding Library on page unable to see New, Upload, Sync, edit etc option

I've created document library in SharePoint 2013. After creating document library if I'm directly accessing the document library I'm able to see New, Upload, Sync, Edit other option provided by ...
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Assign permission to user after document creation

So, i've been trying to make for a while now a way to apply permission to the creator for a file when its added on a library. its something like this i've been doing so far public override void ...
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SharePoint 2013 Shared Word Doc asks for Credentials

We have a problem with some Word files in a SP2013 document library. These Word files are created with a dotx template and after this they were shared (one time with the standard SharePoint Share ...
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Is there a way to allow commenting on a document? [duplicate]

Is it possible to allow users to leave comments to a document that lives in Sharepoint? I've seen document ratings, but is there a way to allow comments?
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Preview documents listed in custom webpart

I'm new to SharePoint 2013 and have been given a task to preview a document. The document to preview is not within the search results. Is this possible to achieve? How do you achieve it? What is ...
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SharePoint 2013 Library Views

By default libraries have 3 views across the library header and the others available in the ... drop down. I have managed to 'break' this and now only have one view in the header. Does anyone have any ...
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Workflow approval inside a group

Working on a sharepoint workflow to a group (of 5 people), where any three of the five needs to approve or only 1 needs to reject in order for the workflow to be approved/rejected. How do I set up ...