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how to change the created date of a folder in sharepoint

I have a document library, I have used a powershell command to change the created date of the files uploaded in that library. However, I also want to change the created date of a Folder which is ...
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Can I Create a Folder in Sharepoint Automatically using workflow?

I want the content of the "Current Month" Folder to automatically move into a newly created folder titled after the month (i.e. "January 2016") once we get into February 2016. Is there a way to ...
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Prevent folder deletion in document library - Explorer view snafu

We want to prevent users from deleting top level folders in a document library. We created an event receiver on ItemDeleting that checks if the item type is a folder and if the path is the top level, ...
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how do I integrate existing network(shared) folders to a newly installed sharepoint foundation?

The setup: Active Directory users have access to a centralized network shared folder Source of the shared folder is on our storage NAS server(i.e. \NAS\SHARED_DATA*) We just setup a new sharepoint ...
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How can I see what list items are in what folder?

I have some code that shows me all the items (files and folders) in a document library, but everything appears on the same level. How can I see which items sit in which folders? Currently the output ...
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JSOM duplicate folders

i'm creating folders in sharepoint online using JSOM. And experiencing kinda funny behavior, when folders are created with duplicate with some kind of timestamp as suffix to the filename. Ie. ...
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Document Library WebPart open to specific folder

Is there a way to have a Document Library WebPart open to a specific folder? I've been playing around for a few hours and I don't see a decent option.
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In a SharePoint List I cannot see items that are in a folder

I have a sharepoint list (Not Library), where I am programmatically adding in a folder: SPList list = web.Lists[ListID]; SPFolder parent = list.RootFolder; SPFolder child = ...
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Display all documents list items, including subfolders in webpart using JSLink, as a tree view

I'm trying to find a way to do this: In a webpart on a page, create a tree view of all items in the "Documents" library, with folders, subfolders, and items (links to items). So my idea was to add a ...
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Difference between GetFileByServerRelativeUrl and GetFolderBy… when moving file/folder

I've been trying to create a method that would move a file or a folder. To get the file that I want to move, I am using Web.GetFileByServerRelativeUrl and then on the returned file I invoke MoveTo ...
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How do I find the Lists folder on our website?

First off, I have almost no experience with Sharepoint and some limited experience with websites. I do have programming experience in Python, as well as some VB.Net and C#. We have a Sharepoint ...
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Document library permissions prevent folder creation and deletion

Is that possible to set permissions on document library folder, so users will be able to create/modify/delete files, but cannot do anything on folders (create/modify/delete). I read that I can ...
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Workflow for email alerts on subfolders only

I've inherited a SharePoint site that includes sub-folders in the document libraries. When a customer attempts to set an alert on a particular sub-folder, they wind up receiving alert emails for the ...
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Creating folders in Document Sets with PowerShell

I have a document library with only document sets at the top level. In every document set I would like to create a set of standard folders with PowerShell. I have connected the document library to ...
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Powershell script that outputs all folders from a Site Collection, Site and Subsites and the owners of each

I have been scouring google and could not find anything to go off of in regards to my task. Like the title suggests, I'm trying to utilize a powershell script to output all folders residing in a Site ...
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Metadata vs Folders - File name conflicts

I think metadata is much better than folders when it comes to finding files using search and metadata navigation but... But if I have a document library that uses metadata and does NOT use folders ...
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Alternative to folder pages

I have a publishing site, for which I've blocked application pages for read-only users, because I don't want them seeing the ribbon with the edit controls etc. - I know that most of the controls are ...
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Folder Permissions

I have created a number of folders in a team SharePoint site. Weirdly I can no longer see one of these folders despite having permissions set to Full Control for the site and the folder.
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sharepoint 2010 folder all ribbon controls disabled

I have a folder into a Doc Library the has a problem. All folder pages doesn't have ribbon controls enabled. It doesn't happen only in the first page. I have Full Control permission in the entire ...
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Add a hyperlink to a list item pointing to a folder that is NOT on a server (Shared folder)

I have modified my list to the point where I can now add hyperlinks to it, but it does not appear that I can simply add my link to the hyperlink field as I had thought. I attempt to enter the address ...
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Permissions for subfolder

Here's my folder structure: Site Contents > Documents > Level 1 folders > Level 2 folders One of my "Level 1 folders" has unique permissions. Can its Level 2 subfolders inherit permissions ...
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give permissions to folders o365 powershell csom

Have this code function GetChildFolders($RootFolder) { if($count -ne 1){ $folderName=$folderName+'\'+$RootFolder.Name ...
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Folders in document libraries: how to navigate back up to parent folder (web part on page)?

I have a document library web part on a page and it contains a folder. When a user clicks on the folder it opens and shows the documents inside, but there is no way to go back to the parent folder ...
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Uploading a complete folder in Sharepoint 2013

In Sharepoint 2010, I was able to upload entire folders, by choosing Upload Multiple Files and dragging and dropping the folder into the designated location. Or by selecting the folder at upload ...
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Connect Windows File Share with SharePoint Foundation 2013

Is it possible that we can connection File Share with SharePoint Foundation 2013? So that we can view files and folders on SharePoint.
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Clicking into a file takes me to a different place

When I click into a folder, I am taken to a whole different place in SharePoint files instead of inside that folder. What to do?
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Configure Default SharePoint (On-Premise) Save As Document Library

If I have a list of all users and their default SharePoint (on-premise) Site Collection/Document Library, how can I default/add this to their Recent Folders list in all Office applications? This would ...
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Individual folder permissions within a document set

I have a document library with document sets. The group permission for this document set is meant to be Read. Beneath it there is a folder for working documents. The folder's permission is desired ...
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loop splistitem in folder in powershell

I'm trying to loop all splistitem in a folder of a library. I can get my library and have folder but i'm not able to get the items inside the folder. When i display the listitem for folder, i've the ...
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Realistically manage folders in SP 2013

I have been tasked to roll out SharePoint to various departments within a division. My initial hope was create 1 document library for each department and associated content types and meta data. ...
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Document Library Sub Folder Access

I have a question related to folder access in a document library in SP 2013. I have a Document Library with a folder structure as follows: Document Library -Folder A -File 1 -File 2 -Folder ...
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Set URL using powershell list add

When creating a new library using PowerShell the URL of the library is not the same its name. What parameter do I need to specify to set the target URL? $WebUrl = ...
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Publishing Page Won't Group Without Folders in Web Part

I have a publishing page with multiple document library web parts on the page. I have specific views that Show All Items Without Folders, however when I choose this view in the Web Part picker, it ...
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How can I access to the parent folder

I don't find how to access the parent folder. How can I add a button or link to access it?
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How can I configure different right for same document?

I have 2 groups (IT & Quality) and I want IT group can't access to all folder & documents but Quality can. Can you help me?
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Recursively search for files based on metadata

I'm working on a SharePoint instance which consists of one site and 4 sub-sites. Each one of those sub-sites contains multiple files, separated into multiple folders. What I'm trying to do is write a ...
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SharePoint 2013 CSOM where is Folder.MoveTo?

I have to implement a functionality of moving a document folder and was hoping to use Folder.MoveTo; But I don't see it in the Microsoft.SharePoint.Client and Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.Runtime for ...
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With REST recursively retrieve file and folder directory structure

I have a site which is running under SharePoint 2013. Via REST I am trying to retrieve the file and folder directory for that site. There are several similar questions on this site related to ...
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Is there an easy way to remove all folders in a document library while leaving files in O365/SP 2013?

So here is my requirement: I am migrating documents from one library in our old, entirely ungoverned portal into a library in our new O365 portal, and our legal team has a document library with an ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online REST API does not returns /Folders

I have problem of using SharePoint 2013 Online REST API, it is working correctly for my accounts except one. I login as XXX user and browse ...
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Folders and metadata filter

Is it possible to keep folders in view, no matter what filter I use on metadata filter in a document library?
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How to use Sharepoint as a filserver against external programs

I am workig for a survey company and we are starting to implement sharepoint as a fileserver. The idea is that the surveyours working in the field uploads there measerud files to the file library and ...
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Copy a document library within the same site using powershell

I've been looking on the internet and all I find are "how to move one document library from one site to another". My question is, is there a PowerShell script where I can copy a document library, ...
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How get items in two subfolders?

I need get items from two different folders in a list on Sharepoint 2010, I already have the following code: SPList List = web.Lists["MyList"]; _titleFolderDispositivos = "firstfolder"; // ...
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Count of Files Under a Folder in a Document Library

Is there a way to get a count of the files under a folder in a SharePoint 2010 (enterprise) document library?
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How to tell if an Item is a SPFolder or DocumentSet (through code)

Currently i am creating an Export and Import Tool for SharePoint 2010 to 2013. The Export Tool exports a whole list or DocumentLibrary to a File. In my DocumentLibrary i have serveral Document Sets. ...
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Get sub folder from document library using SharePoint.Client.dll

I need to get the folder named Arshad from SharePoint Document library folder. The path of the sub folder is : http://url/Shared Documents/Arshad I need to access the folder using SharePoint ...
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Adding a folder to a list using the REST API

I have a GenericList that accepts folders as elements. I know how to create those folders in Sharepoint's interface. I'd like to be able to generate them with a script, using the REST API. I know ...
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How to create folder in document library using batch processing

I need to create bulk folder(~200) in document library. I have tried using console application but it required more time to create then i have decided to create using batch processing as suggested in ...
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How to change content type of several folders (or subfolders) at once in a document library?

I created several content types for folders to define custom default views depending on the content of the folders. However it is quite cumbersome if I need to click on Edit properties for each ...