Download is the process of retrieving an item (document, image etc.) from another resource (local server, internet etc.).

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Link to “Download a Copy” from a Document Library

I have a Document Library with some exported webparts (.dwp). When I embed a hyperlink somewhere to the document, it opens in the browser (IE8). I cannot change any settings on the site collection ...
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Is it possible to forbid download from libraries to some users?

I have a customer that asked me if is possible to limit authorization to a single library for some users. He wants them to just read the files in the library but to forbid downloading them. I couldn'...
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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 to download a sharepoint aspx page from server using powershell

I made some changes to sp aspx pages on a environment. I want to move these changes to my TFS. Usually one takes the pages using designer, save it to the desktop, and save that to TFS. But is there ...
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Open files in MS-Office client app on Mac rather than download to local drive

When I email/send URL links to documents to Mac users such as http://sharepointsitedomain.com/Projects/sitename/Shared%20Documents/data.xls and the user clicks on the link the file is downloaded to ...
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Downloading Problem

we have requirement where we are downloading huge data in GB's. i have created powershell script which works very fine for Normal download of document library whose list threshold values not exceeded. ...
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How to find which user last visited a site or recently downloaded a file available on SharePoint?

Is there a way to find who visited the site at last and who downloaded file recently in SharePoint? Also can we log who are the users that used/accessed the file? Can anyone provide some guidance on ...
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Monitor Document Downloads in SharePoint Foundation

Afternoon, Is there a way to monitor/audit who downloads files in SharePoint Foundation either using something out of the box or by creating a workflow? Thanks in advance Steve
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How to disable “Save As” button of Sharepoint 2010 document

We integrated Sharepoint 2010 with RMS, I don't want the users to be able to "Save As" a document to their local computers. How can I disable "Save As" button on documents?
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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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SharePoint 2013 document library: download several files at once?

We are working with SharePoint 2013. Is it possible in a Document Library in the List view to download several (selected) files at once? I did not find a corresponding button or control in the ...
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Create doc in Doc Library with fields prepopulated

We are trying to accomplish this... From a page in a site, the user selects a value that is offered in a drop down based on who the user is in the organization. This drop down is in place already and ...
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How to export .wsp solution files from SharePoint 2007 Farm

I want to download/export all .wsp solution files from SharePoint 2007 farm in order to deploy them again on new environment. How can i export or download .wsp files? I don't want to extract .wsp ...
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Get Error 401 when trying to download a document from a library programatically

I'm trying to download a document with this code : using (Impersonator impersonator = new Impersonator()) { siteURL += "?NoRedirect=true"; System.Net.WebClient _WebClient = new System....
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Where to download trial of SharePoint Standard 2013?

I need SharePoint to check some integration capabilities. At http://sharepoint.microsoft.com there is a big button labeled Download SharePoint trial. But clicking on it redirects me to http://www....
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Can you install SharePoint apps for Intranet/Offline Farm?

The company I work for will be installing a SharePoint 2013 Farm soon and we are looking into what apps and solutions we could utilize for our Intranet. As far as I can tell - there is no way to ...
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How to download a SharePoint directory with wget?

I'm using wget 1.10.2 which doesn't have the auth problem, what I'm getting is when I run: wget --user=myname --password=pwd http://the.sharepoint.link it only downloads an aspx file which is the ...
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Download link for video library

So I have a Library that I created from the Assets library template. This will be used to upload videos to and allow users of the site to either watch them from the browser or download them. Thing ...
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Download Root level folders starting with A to J

I have the following script to download documents from document library. Is there any way I can download folders starting with A to J from root level which should include all of their sub folders from ...
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Try to download file from server

I'm trying to download a file from my local computer, which is in a library sharepoint. I'm using this function : try { siteURL += "?NoRedirect=true"; ...
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SharePoint 2013: download entire directory in Document Library?

Is it possible in SharePoint 2013 to download an entire directory (folder) in a Document Library with its contents? I did not find a button in the ribbon for that. Maybe it would be possible with a ...
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Powershell DownloadFile(,) command giving 403 - Forbidden error

I am using Powershell DownloadFile(,) command for reading a .csv file from a document library in SharePoint 2013 site. When i ran the code on my DEV environment, it ran properly. The DEV environment ...
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RootFolder.SubFolders problem

I am able to search all folders with their name by using $folder.Name.StartsWith("a") this will display all folders which starts with name a in a Document Library. I want all folders to be ...
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SharePoint online c# csom download file

Hi I am having a requirement to download files from doc library using c# console app. the below is the code I use. ClientContext context = new ClientContext("https://siteurl"); context....
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Powershell Script to generate site collection administrators, site URL, Site Name,Members in the group named 'owners'

I have a requirement currently to generate all the Sharepoint site in a Web application with the following information: Site URL Site Name Site Collection Administors : ID or name Members in the group ...
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Policy acceptance popup before downloading documents in SharePoint 2013 library

I have a specific requirement, whenever a SharePoint user clicks on a download button for a SharePoint library document, a pop up should get open which will have policies and at bottom of popup there ...
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Download Master File using PowerShell

How do I download a masterpage file using PowerShell? e.g. URL: http://sharepoint/_catalogs/masterpage/file.master
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Downloading files, setting cookie expiry SPOIDCRL

I'm looking to download multiple files from a SharePoint site and upload them to another cloud provider. I've done some testing and it looks like I only have to add the cookie to the cookie container ...
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Button “Download a copy” ONLY works on the “All Items” view of document library

This is a problem that I have with every document library in our environment. I have enabled the option to download a copy, for every library. When I look at the "All Items" view of a document library,...
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Download File link stop working after cancelling the save file dialog

I have developed a custom web part to display all the items in a certain document library following the next link: http://geekswithblogs.net/JayantSharma/archive/2012/08/15/how-to-download-files-from-...
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Download bulk data of around 150gb from Sharepoint 2013

I am using sharepoint 2013 which has document libraries consists of around 150gb data which i need to download it to my hard drive..one of the method that i came across is. open with explorer are ...
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SharePoint App download file from url

I have a SharePoint 2013 app where I want to download a file. in the web project I get the url from a file in SharePoint and I want to download it using the following code: WebClient webClient = new ...
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OpenBinaryDirect returns a null stream

I have the following code to download a file by using its absolute path but the problem is that the stream I get is System.Io.Stream.NullStream. If I modify the path I get the error: "The ...
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Download Large Files from SharePoint Online

I have a C# application in which, using the SharePoint.Client dll, I make client requests to SharePoint Online. Recently, as per this post, I was able to successfully upload a single 5GB file to ...
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Download files from Document Library through Java

How can I download files from SharePoint using Java? I need to download all files under a folder using JavaAPI
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Download all files shown in a view [closed]

I'd like an easy way for a user to be presented with a view of files in a document library and then download all of the files that are shown in that view. I'm looking at the Virto Sharepoint Bulk ...
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Unable to download a copy of a document

I have a document type that I am unable to use the ECB menu item 'download a copy'. I get a runtime error when trying to download. Looking at the URL it is unable to get the url for the file I want to ...
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Is there a way to see how many times a document has been downloaded for a Doc Lib?

I have a document library in which my client would like to see how many times a document has been downloaded. Is there a way to see how many hits the PDF in the Doc lib has - through usage or stats? I ...
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Hide document library for a group, but allow them to download documents

so the title basically describes it all: I have a Document Library, where my intention is to hide this library from certain group of users, so that they can not access it in the browser. Not only ...
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Rename Files on Download

Long story short, we have a document library that has two fields that we use to identify files. Our file names are built through SPList objects as well as what a user provides. Since users can choose ...
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Where can download a SharePoint 2010 VM

From where I can download SP 2010 Virtual Machine? Will it run smoothly in my system? My system config is: 4 GB RAM 2.24 GHz Processor Windows 7.
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Powershell Script With Error Log

With The help of this forum I am able to Write The following Script Using powershell which downloads bulk data from SharePoint with Metadata in CSV file and also Error log as txt file. but the problem ...
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get Library document URL using Javascript client object model

I am working with SP.js to get data from a SharePoint library. Below is the code i am using: var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext(); var oList = clientContext.get_web().get_lists()....
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Default download dialog box not appearing on click of a document link in a document library?

I am using the code given in this link to watermark my documents. Here the author has used IHttpHandler to watermark document whenever a user clicks on a pdf document. Whenever I click on a document ...
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HttpContext.Current.Response is null

Using SharePoint 2010 sandbox webpart, I am dynamically making a pdf file in memory. I want to have a download browser prompt after the file is made however I am having issues with HttpContext.Current....
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How to download a dynamically generated file from server to client from a webpart?

I have a webpart that needs to create dynamically a .zip file in the server and download that file to the client machine, once the user clicks on an Export button. The .zip generation is ready, I ...
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How to download a folder from sharepoint given URL using CSOM

I am new to SharePoint development, so forgive me if I am asking stupid questions. I have spent quite some time searching the web without success, so I am hoping to find an answer here. Within a .NET ...
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Downloading documents displayed in SPGridView - SP 2013 foundation

I display a selected set of documents in the document library within a SPGridView in a webpart. The documents should be downloadable and i use LinkButton for this purpose. A method is used on the ...
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download multiple document from document library

I want to download multiple documents from document library. I select several documents and then click on 'download' icon present in ribbon. It should download all files and retain its metadata. '...
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How to Log Users Who click Hyperlink

I have a SharePoint page with several hyperlinks pointing to different document downloads. I would like to log information everytime someone clicks a hyperlink. More specifically, I would like to keep ...