A computer file is a digital resource for storing information, which is available to a computer program and is usually based on some kind of durable storage.

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Uploading '.xlsx' or '.docx' to SharePoint 2007 from ASP.NET app causing file 'corruption'

I have an ASP.NET application wrapped in SharePoint 2007 website. Within this application I allow users to create requests and they can also upload supporting files for the request. When a user ...
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Using SharePoint Workflow to call a Java class

Is it possible to create a workflow which call a Java class? My main goal is to select a file and press a button in SharePoint document library which transfers this file to a Java class where I can ...
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Sharepoint 2013 REST API with user without admin rights

I'm developing a web application which integrate with the sharepoint (multi-tenant). The app is supposed to upload and download files to the sharepoint. I'm using the Sharepoint 2013 REST and trying ...
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Document locked by SharePoint

I am trying to read values from document after that the file was edited in Office Web Apps. Problem is, that this document is locked by Sharepoint (SPFile.LockType - Shared). I tried to Check Out and ...
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Create file in SharePoint Online without using SharePoint Client Model in C#

In C#, I want to create a file in my SharePoint Online site without using SharePoint client object model. I am trying to use SharePoint REST APIs and List methods. I don't want to use ...
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Can I subfolder within a folder on the same page?

In explorer you can expand the view so you can see subfolders within a folder. Can you do this on a sharepoint page? Ex. TopFolder1 SubfolderA under TopFolder1 SubfolderB under TopFolder1 ...
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Get File Url from a Lookup Column REST API

I have a lookup column that correlates to a background image in my presentation layer. Is it possible to expose the URL to the actual file via the $expand mechanism using REST? Example REST URI ...
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Read file from sharepoint 2013 layouts folder

I want to get the path of a file from _layouts folder in SharePoint 2013, for a stream input. I tried: iTextSharp.text.Document doc = new iTextSharp.text.Document(PageSize.A4); var path = ...
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Read, Write, CheckIn/Out files in SharePoint 2010 with REST

Is there a way to Read, Write, CheckIn/Out files in SharePoint 2010 with REST? It is possible with SOAP but transferring base64-encoded seems to be inefficient. Thanks
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How to send file to SharePoint from another application?

I know how to upload files to SharePoint programmatically from CSOM but I need to do it from an application that I can't modify, this application only gives me the option of establishing a url where ...
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How to make File Upload Control a conditionally required field?

I have four optional buttons. The file or amortization is required to be uploaded only if either Loan (One of the four option buttons) is selected or Bond is selected. Another words user must upload ...
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FileShare Sync SharePoint Foundation 2013

we have SP 2013 foundation it uses Forms authentication. We have a file server on the same internal network and I want to sync files between this server and our SP 2013 server. real time if we can or ...
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Cannot invoke HTTP DAV request. There is a pending query during OpenBinaryDirect

I've to move some items from one document library to an other one in a different site. I use object client model to do this My issue is having an exception while i'm trying to open the file and here ...
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Sharepoint automatically checking out document to user when opened

I'd like to start by saying I have very little sharepoint knowledge, I'm just helping out a friend ... Basically, we have 2 users, one of which is the owner of a file on a sharepoint site (first ...
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How to detect a new file in a shared folder?

I'm looking for a way to programmatically detect the arrival of a file in a shared folder. So far, the best I have is some kind of Windows service that contains a FileSystemWatcher; that service, in ...
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SharePoint sharing files on local existing file systems

Hi I want to share quite large-sized files on SharePoint but the quota space is too limited. I was wondering is there any method or free 3rd party tools that allows the mapping of files in Shared ...
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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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Cross Browser Local File Viewer in Content Editor Web Part

Is there a way to use the content editor web part (in SharePoint 2010 standard edition) to view files on a network (given an absolute path using and iframe) that will work in IE, FireFox, Chrome, ...
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Copy file to another folder with REST API

I'm trying to copy a file located in user's personal folder (OneDrive Pro) using REST API. The resulting link seems to become too long and server returns 400 BadRequest: The length of the URL for ...
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“File not found” when attaching file to list item

I'm trying to write a section of code that lets users attach files to list items. The goal is to allow any user to be on the SP site and upload any "legal" file from their machine or shared drives to ...
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Start survey on file creation

Is it possible to initiate a survey whenever a new document is created in a specified library? I was thinking to create a workflow, but i'm not sure how. Thanks in advance!
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Opening a SharePoint file using a hyperlink

On a browser-based SharePoint drive, the default file-opening functionality for an macro-enabled Excel file is to open it directly in Excel; no asking for Open/Save As, no intermediary steps; when the ...
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Upload File as Attachment using SharePoint REST API

I have tried to upload a file to a SharePoint list item, but the server returns an error (400 Bad request): ...
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Controlling filename of local copies of PDF document taken from a SharePoint Online library

I have a library of technical documents in SharePoint Online. People need to be able to attach them to emails to send to potential customers but I want to define the filename that will be applied when ...
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Euro Symbol In SharePoint 2010 Filenames

Some people like to use symbols in filenames when saving documents to SharePoint. From an administrator point of view we would prefer they not do this. I have read through this information: ...
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Status of the connection to SharePoint

I am developing an Excel tool (using VBA) that copies some files from SharePoint to the local drive. The user of the Excel tool has the necessary access rights to the SharePoint but sometimes, the ...
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Can I further restrict the characters in file names? I want to limit the users ability to upload a file that contains spaces

I am currently working on restructuring my SharePoint 2013 pages. I am in a company of approximately 300 people. A collegue of mine is writing the SOP for our knowledge management, but we are curious ...
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2013: load custom “clienttemplates.js” file

Requirement: I want to replace the file clienttemplates.js found in C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\Web Server Extensions\15\TEMPLATE\LAYOUTS with a custom version. I couldn't find the ...
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“Version conflict.” error while file update in CSOM Sharepoint 2010

I update my file using below code. But it shows "Version Conflict." error on ExecuteQuery. I searched for this issue by not able to find out the exact solution. Please help me out. Thanks ...
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Hide New Document for custom templates

So we are new to SharePoint. We signed up for o365 E3 w/SharePoint Online. In designing our site we ran into an problem with document libraries that ms support has pretty much told us there isn't an ...
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get word property

Hy, I've a document library where we load word document with custom properties. Are there a way in client script to have their values? I need the properties inside the word document updloaded and not ...
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SP 2013 - WebApp is unstable with Office files, cannot open them

I have one SP2013 server, and several web applications, let's say webapp1, webapp2. On the first one, everything's ok. I'm able to open office files, edit them etc. But on the second one, some day, ...
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Video files are crawled but cannot identify what file type it has

On my development server and production server, I am able to crawl video files. But in the production environment the file type is not identified. In the development server when i edit the result ...
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Open a sharepoint document from list item

I have created a list with SharePoint. In this list, i have a column named "Link" which contains a link to a document from my SharePoint library. I want to open this document in edit mode, but now ...
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Can't use all SPFileCollection.Add methods with sand boxed solution?

I'm copying items based on a queue (custom list) and an event receiver which looks at when items are added to that queue, but the method I need to use SPFileCollection.Add(String, Stream) is ...
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Read excel file from sharepoint document library in office 365 programmatically

I have one excel file uploaded in document library of office 365 site.I want to read this excel file using c# as we read in farm solution using following code. using (SPSite site = new ...
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Sharepoint 2013 deploying files using a module to subsites

I wanted to deploy files to lists already created. This works but only for the top level site. I used the following elements.xml **<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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Network Can't see a Sharepoint Document Library

I inherited a script that moves documents from a web server (unix) to a sharepoint document library via robocopy. The script looks like this: net use v: \\webserver\share /user:u p robocopy v:\ ...