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

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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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Event Receiver update document content on ItemUpdating

I am trying to update a document in the item updating event receiver, but I keep getting the error: "The file IOF/This is a.docx has been modified by ....." I have the following code in my SP 2013 ...
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Updating Item info in “Link to Documents” content type whenever a document is updated

Need your help! I have a site collection. Have one common library where all documents are hosted(with fields: Document name, Version No., Version Comments). There are several sub sites with a library ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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SharePoint 2013 how to disable crawling document content

SharePoint 2013 foundation How to disable crawling document content. The search result is returning way to much information for my users. Need to crawl only metadata (columns) and file name.
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Using share function with Site Groups

When we share a file with someone in SharePoint 2013, the user will receive an email generally. I have observed that when we put a sharepoint group rather than a single user in the sharing pane, the ...
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Document list inside div problem

I have document list web part on my page. That list is placed inside a div. When the list is placed inside the div, the drag and drop features stops working. They are working just fine when the list ...
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Choice Site Column set to Checkboxes not displaying in Word Document

I am using SharePoint 2010. Is it possible to have a Site Column of type Choice, set to be Checkboxes, that I can use in the body of a Word document template via the Quick Parts -> Document Property ...
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how to download all attachments in sharepoint website

I am upgrading WSS3.0 to sharepoint foundation 2013 so I need to get the attachments from WSS3.0 and import to new site. Is it possible to import all attachments?
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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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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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how to update Document in doc set

I've been trying to update the file name of a document inside of a doc set. I continually get either a "Invalid data has been used to update the list item. The field you are trying to update may be ...
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Exporting document content from SP2013 to external webapp

How should I do to make a document viewable on a webpage, that is exported from SP2013 document library. A user should be able to, through a webpage send a request to view the content of a specific ...
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Sharepoint - Email enabled Document Library in 2007 or greater

We would like to forward documents to an email enabled document library. Is there a way to get the data from the body of the email into this library?
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Locate a document (set) across site collection boundaries

I have a scenario where I am investigating mechanisms to distribute storage of documents across multiple site collections. This is primarily due to storage considerations, best estimate is that ...
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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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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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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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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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Document Library and linked list

I have a Document library with many Rich test box fields which uses a Infopath path to take inputs. I have a related Sharepoint list linked to this. The fields in the Document library matches with ...
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Event handler on document click or Open in sharepoint 2013 document library

I have a document library with many documents stored inside it. I want to associate a event handler whenever user clicks on any document or if tries to open it. What approach should I take?
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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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Document Retention Stages: Move after Move and Leave Link

I have a retention policy setup as 2 stages for a document library. Move and Leave Link for Created +1 Years - Moves it to my records center Move for Created +2 Years The first stage runs without ...
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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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Title field null after .Files.Add() with HashTable parameter

I have been developing a solution for a client that involves the following lines of code, to create a new file inside a document library: metadata["SomeField"] = someFieldValue; metadata["Title"] = ...
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Source URL after editing document metadata doesn't redirect, tries to open document instead

I have a document library that I have created a few custom forms for. In these custom forms I have set the Source to a URL of which I would like the user to return to after they save their changes. ...
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Disable Information Windows after Document routing

I enabled the document routing feature in SharePoint 2013 and it works very well. After uploading a document, SharePoint want's to fill out the Metadata. After saving the metadata, the routing ...
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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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Set of document for approval

I have to send set of documents for approval to my client which are PDF format. For example :- 1) Project A - Total 5 Documents (PDF format)for Approval 2) Project B - Total 6 Documents (PDF format) ...
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Sharepoint Online only showing the first page when previewing

In SharePoint 2013 online, clicking the document title brings up a web page with the document but only the first page. Is there a setting or configuration change that can change the behavior to ...
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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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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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SharePoint 2013 list search box issue

I have implemented the search which show word and PDF documents. But when i am searching from search text box it shows every time me all the document of word and PDF e.g. if I write "test" in search ...
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Can I create a list which counts the number of documents of a specific metadata type by the folder they are stored within?

Running SP2013 Foundation. My users interact by uploading documents to personal folders within a document library, selecting the type of document they have uploaded via a lookup column and SP list. I ...
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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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Open office documents in browser sharepoint 2013 azure

We have a sharepoint 2013 site in which i want to open documents(majorly word and excel) in browser instead of application. Please not i am not considering Office web app. Instead i am interested in ...
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DIP doesnt update when fields are added or removed from content type

Im just wondering whether anyone has ever come across a problem where adding or deleting fields in a content type does not update the DIP?
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Choose a library view to add to item in calendar

We have a library for which we create views so that users can easily find documents. One of the regular views that we create (on a monthly basis) is a selection of documents for a meeting. We don't ...
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Invalid permissions in Document Library

Somehow we managed to get invalid permissions in Document Libraries on our Sharepoint server. Our Farm is a brand new 2-tier setup (1 server is database, 1 server is AD, IIS and Sharepoint itself). ...
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Open file in Edit mode

I need to open a file in edit mode. In my web part on item click I need to do some action before hand (like create a folder and copy file, then open it in edit mode). I came across the code segment ...
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Used Based document versioning - SP2013

I'm using SharePoint 2013 foundation. There is a requirement to enable user based version of documents in the library. Meaning that each user has his/her own version of the document uploaded to the ...
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Add a Workflow to a Document Set

I have a library of Document Sets (each set represents a product and documents pertaining to that product). I need to send the entire document set for review/approval to certain individuals. How do I ...
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Opening CQWP document links in Office Online editing mode

We started using Sharepoint Online 2013 and for our document/file managing needs we have created a few document centers. The document center comes with one pre-built document library and the front ...
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All Attachments Need to be Downloaded

I am trying to keep users from being able to edit, and override, list attachments. I would like to make it so they can only download the attachments no matter what they are. Is there a way to do ...
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How to show a column of a document content type to the parent document set

I would like to show a field (column) of a document type (child of a document set) within a Document set's fields. Document has a field with the value Valid and I would like this value to be visible ...