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Uploading multiple files with metadata

We want to upload many files from our file server to SharePoint2010. We want to add the metadata within, or before the upload. Can somebody give me a good advice on how to handle that this? Is there ...
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The specified file or folder name is too long

I Know by default, file name length is 128 char, but can this be overridden, because I need my file name to be longer then 150 char.
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Document Properties not carry to new version

SP 2010, I have a document library with versioning turned on. If I populate title on the document, and save it... then I upload a new version of the document the title will get wiped out. How do I ...
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Why am I still getting quota reached upload error after increasing the quota for a site collection?

A user was trying to upload documents to their site collection and reached the quota limit. I increased the quota for him but he is still getting the same error that the quota has been reached when he ...
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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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How to limit the file upload size for a specific document library in SharePoint 2010?

I want to limit the file upload size for a specific document library in SharePoint 2010. I do know that the upload size is for the entire web-application rather than a specific site/sub-site/library. ...
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Checkbox uncheck in document upload form for specific library

I want to change the behavior of the document library upload form i.e. it should appear unchecked when the user uploads the document in library. I searched over the internet and found this which ...
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Properties when uploading Files using REST in SP 2013

After a lot of research I finally got uploads via REST working in SharePoint 2013. But I would like to provide additional properties to the Add Function like Title. This code works so far but the only ...
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event receivers and execution order

I am using some of these such as ItemAdded and ItemUpdated and I had altered the elements file to make this synchronous. I'm just curious as to what the order of execution is for all these handlers. ...
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How can I create an upload-only folder in a document library?

Our HR department wants users to download a form that requires a signature. They would like users to be able to scan those forms once completed and upload them to a folder. These forms contain ...
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How to upload an XDocument to a document library without a local hard drive path?

I have seen code such as: String fileToUpload = @"C:\YourFile.txt"; String sharePointSite = "http://yoursite.com/sites/Research/"; String documentLibraryName = "Shared Documents"; using ...
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Get file ID after upload using JSOM

I use JSOM to upload document in library. I use this JS: var file; var fileCreateInfo; function CreateFile() { // Ensure the HTML5 FileReader API is supported if (window.FileReader) { ...
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Access Uploaded Document's Original Creation Date in SP2010

I've spent some time searching this site and others but haven't seen a conclusive answer to this question: is there a non-code way to display the original creation date for an Office document in a ...
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Uploading large files to SP 2010 - InfoPath limits and alternatives

Problem) We have several complex InfoPath forms in production. Got a new requirement for one of them: Client needs to be able to upload large files to SP libraries using this IP form (as file ...
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Why can't I upload video to library?

I created a Site Assets library in SharePoint Designer as I need to upload some videos to SP. Most of the are WMV and some are MP4. I have no issues uploading the video, except for one. Its a WMV ...
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ItemAdding not firing when “Overwrite existing files” is checked for SharePoint Document library

I need to copy Existing file to A folder("Archive") while another file is uploaded with same file name to the document library. Ex I already have a filename "example.txt" in a document library. Now ...
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How to Upload File to Virtual Directory?

Salvete! Is there a way in Sharepoint to have a file be uploaded to a location in a custom virtual directory instead of sharepoint? I have about 120 users, all of whom need to deliver to our server ...
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Performance bottleneck on SharePoint upload method

Trying to eliminate a performance bottleneck on a method doing file and metadata uploads. According to the profiler on a line-by-line of the decompiled code, the majority of time is spent on ...
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Sharepoint Problems: Modifying Uploads?

We've noticed that some of our files have been modified by Sharepoint when uploading - specifically HTML files. Is this common / has this happened to anyone else? Is it specific to only a ...
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Uploading file version - Client Object Model

I have a library with versioned files. I have versioned files prepared for uploading (1 version = 1 file). How do I create new version? Do I just set file's Content property and Update it? Please ...
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Can I change the file extension of a document that is already in a document library?

So I recently had a nice hitch in the SharePoint app I made for my client. We have a Document Library which is supposed to contain PDFs, converted from drawing files made in other programs. The test ...
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Web Part with its FileUpload control causing “Webpage has expired” Error !

My problem precisely and concisely is that I developed a web part which contains a FileUpload control and the web part in general works correctly except for one issue. Whenever I use the web part then ...
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Uploading a file to a library with curl - how do you also update the column values

I'm able to upload files from linux to sharepoint using something like this curl -u "Domain\Account":'Password' --ntlm -k -T report.xls https://portal.company.com/test_site/test_doc/ I would ...
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Changing multiple upload text

Just wondering if anyone knows if it is possible to change the text SharePoint 2010 presents when you select the upload multiple documents. Currently it says: “Drag Files and Folders here” I would ...
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SaveBinaryDirect Throws Unauthorized When the Client Object Model Works fine

I have decided to use the SaveBinaryDirect Method to upload documents to the sharepoint site due to not having the request/file size limitations that the client object model has. The application does ...
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How to add files manually to SharePoint site collect in readonly mode?

We have a SharePoint2010 on HTTPS with only one site collection. All users will have readonly access to the documents therefore site collect is locked to readonly. But we would like the site ...
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Edit Properties does not open when uploading document

I was under the impression that if you have a column with a required value, the dialog "Edit Properties" should be displayed automatically when trying to upload a file. I distinctly remember seeing ...
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Failed to upload huge size file to Office 365 site

We have a Office 365 site. When we upload documents of few MB from Browser, they are successfully uploaded to document library but when we tried to upload file of size greater than 50MB, we get the ...
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Uploading files using object model

I'm experiencing some problems adding documents to a library using the object model. I use the spfolder.files.add where I pass a filestream containing the document in. When I run my Internet Explorer ...
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Uploading msg files with RPC call

I'm trying to upload some documents with metadata through the SharePoint RPC calls. Works great, untill I try to upload a file with an MSG extension; it refuses that for some reason. Are there blocked ...
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How to upload a file larger than 2MB to SharePoint document library using Managed Client Object Model for Silverlight

I can't seem to upload a file to SharePoint if that file exceeds 2MB or so. I am developing a Silverlight application that is interacting with SharePoint via Managed Client Object Model for ...
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Custom file upload in sandbox

I have a custom web part in a sandbox solution. Inside of the web part I have added an <input type="file" />. Upon postback I read the file using HttpContext.Current.Request.Files and save the ...
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Upload a file into new document upon folder creation

I have a document library in which I want to store folders (people). Each folder have some metadata (person's properties). Then in each such folder I will hold documents (files) associated with ...
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'Upload a file'-button in rich text editor does not insert link to document if the document is uploaded to a document library with extra columns

This was tested on a non-branded, out of the box enterprise wiki page. The behavior is consistent. Case 1 (as expected): I have an unmodified document library 'Documents' and a pages library 'Pages' ...
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Is there a way programmatically I can check if the user wants to upload a file as new version?

We have a document library and we added an event receiver to move the files out of the root folder accordingly to our business requirements. I am having issues now because I am trying to check if the ...
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SharePoint modifes and corrupts uploaded files

When I uploaded a file to SharePoint it gets modified, which is apparently intended for office files according to this Blog. This only happens to .dwt files which also seem to be the extension for ...
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How to change 'Modified By' column value when a new file is uploaded in SharePoint 2013 using Client Object Model?

I want to change 'Modified By' column value of a file that is being uploaded using Client Object Model in SharePoint 2013. The problem is that the version of the file is changing. Kindly help me. The ...
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How to upload large file(s) in SharePoint?

The code that I am using which successfully uploads large file(s) to on- premises SharePoint 2013 (I have uploaded 1.9 GB file using this code) is given below. This was run successfully in some ...
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Uploading image using java HttpURLConnection (Rest service)

we are trying to post an image to a sharepoint 2013 object library. We only get System.ArgumentNullException no value for parameter '{0}' Parametername: parameters.Url from the server. Can anybody ...
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Calling Upload Dialog with javascript, can I pass value through to the edit form that follows?

I have a button that opens the upload dialog from a page using the below approach: function openUploadNewDocumentDialog(passingID) { var dialogOptions = SP.UI.$create_DialogOptions(); ...
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Open MultiUpload modal form

Could you please tell me how to open a MultiUpload modal form, without using or displaying the single upload form? <script language="javascript" type="text/javascript"> $(function () { ...
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Changes in an uploaded InfoPath form aren't being saved

When I upload an InfoPath form to a document library, open it up, make some changes, click save and then re-open the InfoPath form, the changes will not be there. However, if I click New Document in ...
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How do I prevent users from uploading documents?

Users should only be allowed to add documents (MS Word) by creating a new one based on the the document library's content type. They should not be able to upload. This will ensure that every document ...
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Rename MP4 video file on upload

We need to rename MP4 files as they are uploaded to an asset library. We create an ItemAdded event receiver and attempted to rename the file using file.MoveTo() File being uploaded is called ...
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What is the Best Method to Store 100s of Thousands of Files in SharePoint 2010?

My question is: What is the best method for storing thousands of files (or millions) in SharePoint? Every file's size is about: 5 MB * 1000000 = 5 TB I need the best method for that that does ...
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Unable to upload 70MB .Zip file

This is the situation: Max-upload size is set to 100 MB zip isn't in the list of blocked file types Does anyone have an idea what could be the problem? The error-message that is given doesn't ...
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Uploading docx files programmatically corrupt?

Does anyone know why my programmatically uploaded Docx files arrive corrupted? I've seen more messages of this problem all over the internet without a solution. Would it be possible for someone to ...
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Upload file into doument library and update the metadata using PowerShell

How to upload the file into the document library and insert/update the metadata columns.I am having 3 people picker data types/user group columns and one choice field and 2 single line of text ...
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Adding Image to folder programatically

I am developing a web-part (a form basically) with the following functions: Generate a SPListItem with info taken from textboxes (i.e save data in a database table). Generate a folder using the ID ...
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How to multiple upload a bulk documents and set 1 time the metadata for all these documents?

I am using sharepoint 2010. We have a lot of document libraries and a lot of documents which we upload. For example I would like to upload 30 word documents and some metadata columns are the same. So ...