Import of data is the automated or semi-automated input of data sets between different software applications. It involves "translating" from the format used in one application into that used by the other.

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SP2013 Export-SPWeb and Import-SPWeb preserve meta data

I want to move a list / library from one site collection to another. I tried to use Export-SPWeb and Import-SPWeb PowerShell commands, however the imported list items doesn't not preserve metadata ...
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How to use Powershell to Update/Create List From CSV - Onpremise SharePoint 2013

I am looking at automating the update of a student list from our student management system, I can automate extracts of csv data but am trying to automate importing of the csv into the sharepoint list. ...
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Can you export an access database to a SharePoint list with a folder structure?

I'm basically importing an excel sheet to Microsoft Access and Exporting that to a SharePoint list. My only issue is that I lost my SharePoint list's folder structure. Is there any way of avoiding ...
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Cannot edit or insert into a PublishingHTML column

We are currently trying to migrate all of our existing external facing sites from our old CMS into SharePoint. We have managed to get the required data out of the old CMS but are now struggling to ...
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How to import a SharePoint 2010 list at a specific version using powershell?

I exported a list with the "all versions" option. I would like to import it at a previous version. How can I know the available versions and how to select the one that I want and import it?
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SP-Import 'File Not Found' error

I am trying to import an Enterprise wiki site I have created from its test location to its live location which will be a new site collection. SP-Export worked fine and the SP-Import also completed ...
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How to Make Lotus Notes Items Display In InfoPath

I'm taking on a task from someone else and I'm trying to understand how this was done. The old contractor took data from Lotus Notes ranging from MT No 803-809 (there are thousands of items and I'm ...
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Importing from Excel to a Calendar

I have a new calendar that currently has no events on it. There is a calendar on one of my other sharepoint sites that I'd like to copy all the events in it over to this new one. I've exported all the ...
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Accessing an Imported Site with Contribute Permission Level

I am using a 2013 site that was upgraded from 2010. I needed to copy/move some sub sites that were originally created on SP 2010 as Work Spaces (template MPS#0) to a new content database. So I ...
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Import-SPWeb command not working

Trying to import one subsite from one site to other exported the site successfully using Export-SPWeb –Identity http://sitename -Path E:\backups\site.cmp but when trying to import using the below ...
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Importing Excel sheet to SharePoint Lists

I`ve created a SharePoint list by importing a Excel sheet in tabular format. My issue, though the data is imported. However, every time the first column which in my case is a number column doesn't ...
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Importing multiple lists with lookups

I have a legacy database that was originally written in SQL Server 7 and then upgraded to SQL 2000. My client would like to now use Sharepoint Online to manage this database. There are 25 tables and ...
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Lists created in subsites are not visible in parent intranet site

I`m deeply confused as why lists created in subsite example: http://intranet.abc.com/projects are visible in its respective site content: http://intranet.abc.com/projects/_layouts/15/viewlists.aspx ...
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Copying sites / site collections with workflows

I have copied a site in order to create a test environment of it in a different web application. The process has finalized without no issues and all the lists, documents, and items are there. ...
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How to migrate a team site with publishing infrastructure enabled under another publishing subsite

We are using SP2013 standard on-premise. There are 2 existing site collection. Both are built with team site template with publishing infrastructure enabled. The URLs are: http://sharepoint.com/sites/...
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Import Spreadsheet with field name listed vertically/per row

I need to import a spreadsheet, but the field names (title) are listed vertically. Is there any way I can import it? e.g. field 1 | axy field 2 | 30 field 3 | ax21
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importing HTML into Sharepoint

I'm successfully importing an XML files into Sharepoint as wiki pages, following this template. However, the HTML that's in the XML is being imported as text, so my page reads "<p>Hello World<...
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Import of spreadsheet into SharePont 2010 stalls

I am importing a spreadsheet from Excel into a SharePoint 2010 list. I followed the directions I got in SharePoint for Dummies. After I click the IMPORT button, it just sits there, no obvious action ...
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How can you minimize export time on a large site collection?

I'm attempting to perform triage on a 1.5TB subsite in SP2013. I've reduced content as much as the business unit will allow, and my next step will be to move the site into its own site collection &...
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Timezone issues and file size differing for spfilezilla

I've uploaded some files from a local server to the Office 365 sharepoint cloud using spfilezilla. However I notice the times are different by the same offset of a few hours. Would this be a timezone ...
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Import .cmp file to webapplication

I have exported my site with Central Admin to .cmp Now I use Import-spweb to import it to another webapplication like this : `Import-SPWeb http://srvdev:7070/Linstance/ -Path C:\Bak\Linstance.cmp -`...
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Error “Method Post of object IOWSPostData failed” when import Excel as new list

We are using SharePoint 2013 on-premise standard edition. Our users desktop have Office 2010 installed. Recently user test the import Excel spreadsheet into SharePoint 2013 list function. He tested ...
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New page in Pages Library failing on SharePoint 2013

I have recently migrated a SharePoint 2013 site collection with publishing enabled. After the migration, everything looks fine, except for When user clicks on creating a new articles page in Pages ...
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Import multiple excel spreadsheets to sharepoint 2010 lists

I have a user asking if its possible to import an excel file with multiple spreadsheets to a SharePoint 2010 solution? Each spreadsheet should be turned into one list. It is an autogenerated excel ...
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Import-SPWeb not importing Custom Person / Group Column Values

I have a SharePoint 2013 Multi-Tenant farm configured to use FBA. I tried exporting a site in one of the site collections of the tenant using Export-SPWeb. I did include the option IncludeUserSecurity....
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Import-SPSiteSubscriptionSettings

Has anyone used Import-SPSiteSubscriptionSettings PowerShell successfully? If so, can you please provide me with the detailed steps to use it? The Technet article is not so helpful for me. Any help ...
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Sharepoint import users from OpenLDAP (Ubuntu)

We are running a Sharepoint 2013 server. How can we import users that are using Ubuntu as Client and OpenLDAP as Active Directory? We want to connect those users from OpenLDAP to Sharepoint.
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Speed up indexing a column when rows > 5000

I've got a large list (>75,000 items, 41 columns) and therefore have to follow all the rules for handling large lists. If a new column needs to be filtered on (and therefore needs to be indexed) ...
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The remote server returned an error: (403) Forbidden when accessing office365 site through external APIs

We have built a desktop app that import / exports SharePoint lists into / from Office 365 sites. The app works perfectly, and we were able to do the import / export of Office 365 site pages for many ...
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Non-Sharepoint metadata being imported to Sharepoint

We're going to be implementing SharePoint some time next year. However, in the shorter term people will be going through and organizing current docs and images, and I'm trying to see if there's any ...
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Import documents from Oracle to SharePoint 2010

I want to know that how can I import my documents from an Oracle database to my SharePoint document library. I have more than 50,000 documents stored in Oracle database and want to get them in my ...
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Cannot edit column type or delete it in Sharepoint 2013

I have imported an excel file into SharePoint 2013. One of the columns I imported was PolicyType. It is currently set as a text field but I need to change it to a choice from a menu field. I don't ...
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Change data type to People or Group

I have done a excel import and all the columns are successfully imported. One of the field is Assigned to whose data type is Single Line of Text. Is there a way to change the data type of this field ...
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Sharepoint - Import spreadsheet with workflow

is it possible in sharepoint that when a user uses the "import spreadsheet", the list that was created will automatically have a associated workflow. Or if there is a work around,. Thanks
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Exporting a list with lookup fields

I'm in a situation where I need to export 2 lists from site Site A to Site B. The lists I'm exporting have a lookup relation. List X has a lookup to List Y. List Y gets imported to the new location ...
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Trouble importing Sharepoint task list to Project Professional 2013

When I try to import a Sharepoint task list into Project Professional 2013 I get all the tasks, with their names and their respective Due Date. But there are columns in Sharepoint wich I created and ...
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Unexpected error occurred import excel spreadsheet

I am trying to use the Import Spreadsheet app. I do not have multiple versions of Office installed or multiple languages. I have followed this and it did not work: SharePoint 2010 error when importing ...
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Error while importing Sharepoint site in SP 2010

I am trying to export a Sharepoint site from one environment to another. The steps I followed are as below created the site collection with web application from Sharepoint central admin in the new ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 - Imported Files are not viewable but says they exist

I am the site Collection Administrator on 40 different Site Collections. I have created 3 new Page Layouts that I would like to deploy to all sites and I have imported them to a test Site Collection ...
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Excel Service Not Work after Import an Exported Application

my Excel service is not working.My Excels opening in my Client MSExcel but not open in Browser.its happen after after my application has problem and I have to Export and import again to work fine....
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Adding JQuery and Bootstrap references to Master Page

I'm new to Sharepoint and I've a problem trying to add Jquery and Bootstrap references to a MasterPage. Just created a new master page (copied seatle.master to seatle2.master) and wanted to add: <...
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Name change not shown in Sharepoint

Our SharePoint 2007 farm imports user info from AD daily. We have found a problem with one user (there may be more). This user has changed her surname - it was changed on AD and imported to ...
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can I import spreadsheets into sharepoint list without excel installed locally?

Is there a way to import a spreadsheet into SharePoint List if you don't have Excel installed locally? Can Office Web Apps or even Google drive sheets be used instead of excel? Edit: I have Excel ...
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Import Access table data into existing SharePoint list

Is it possible to export data from SharePoint to Access as a backup and then if upload that access database into an existing list? We want to use an existing list because we are saving a backup of our ...
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Import-SPWeb loses user information

I am using Import-SPWeb to import a site into a new site collection. The import works as expected, but after import it shows me as creator/modifier on all the documents in the site. Also all ...
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Restore/Import Managed Metadata from another SP 2013 Farm

My situation: SP2013 Farm A: Managed Metadata Service Application with database named "ManagedMetadataDB" SP2013 Farm B: Managed Metadata Service Application with database named "ManagedMetadataDB" ...
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How to import team site in share-point 2010?

I have a team site that includes a calendar, workflow, list ,... . I've taken it export. import it on the another team site. Finally, the success Import.But in a time of 5 warning Import log.and when ...
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Import User profile from AD to SharePoin 2013

I have a question about this import thing, I successfully import the user info in AD to SP2013 using this process click here. But I noticed that it only imports the information on the General tab on ...
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Invalid modified date while importing Libraries

We're trying to get backup of our website to archive site collection. While doing this, we did move all folders and documents without getting any problem but "Modified date" column changing to today ...
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An unexpected error has occurred (-2147467259) when Importing spreadsheet

I trying to Import from Spreadsheet to create a list and the above error occurs - the site is trusted and office activated - I have tried various spreadsheets so its not a number of cells issue. Can ...