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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Convert Single line of Text to Lookup type after importing data from Excel file

I imported the data from excel file, but some column data type I need to change from single line of text to Lookup value. How to do this? I am using SharePoint 2013
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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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User Import problems

I have a problem that I can't resolve with many searches or impossible to understand. I am using the AD import with my SharePoint install 2013 sever. My problem is : The AD import is ok , I can ...
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Import Summary Links Collection

I am trying to insert summary links into a custom content type. PublishingPage newPage = publishingWeb.GetPublishingPages().Add(filename, layout); newPage.Title = page.NewPage.Title; ...
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How to import one single row of data from excel to one list item in a SharePoint 2010 list?

I have a problem where we want users to attach a file to a new item and the SharePoint list will automatically read on row or column of data (maybe 20 cells-worth of data) and populate some additional ...
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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 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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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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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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WSP contains a TermSet but it isn't imported

We've exported a Site Collection which contains Term Set navigation as a WSP. Opening the WSP as a Cab I can see that it contains the TermSet However, whether I use Powershell to deploy the WSP at a ...
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How to import the data from a Google Public Data Explorer into SharePoint 2010 out-of-box charts

using the new Google PDE I was wondering if there was a way of importing the data into my nicely formatted Chart Web Parts in sharepoint 2010.
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How do I import posts into a SharePoint 2007 blog?

I had a blog on our 2010 installation but have replaced it with a blog on our 2007 instance (because it's public). I want to move some of the posts from the 2010 blog into the 2007 one but seem to be ...
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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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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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Import-SPWeb : Access is denied

We were able to export site backup and when we are trying to import content of backup file to newly created site collection we are encountering with below error message which says access denied. ...
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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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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-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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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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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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Feed a sharepoint list from a google sheet

I have a Google sheet that's being fed from a Google form. I am looking to import the new data into a list on Sharepoint as people continue to submit new items through the form. So far, I've been ...
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Import process running much slower when started inside timer job

We have implemented a CSV import fort some large CSV files. The process can be triggered by the user changing a drop down value of a file inside a sharepoint library to "pending". Our importer then ...
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“Unselect All” features when importing a site template to Visual Studio 2012?

In Visual Studio 2012 I'm importing a WSP of a site template using the "SharePoint Customization Wizard." The list of features displays with all items selected. I only want to import a couple ...
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Able to Export a site but unable to import in another webapplication

Here I am using SharePoint 2013. I exported site collection with no errors, but when trying to Import site onto different web application as a site, I got below error Verbose: List URL: /...
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Add new synchronization connection - NeedsFullImport Error

We are trying to setup a new sychronization connection on Sharepoint 2013 however after having filled in our account details and selecting User OU's, when pressing OK the following error is displayed ...
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Excel spreadsheet imported as a list into SharePoint 2010, is creating extra HTML tags

I have several lists that I imported into a publishing site on SharePoint 2010. It appears that the import process created lists with problems. All the fields ended up with extra html tags (i.e. ...
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Need to use existing list to create doc library based on template

I have an existing list with many items. I have created a doc library with the same columns as the list and associated a template with the library. I created a workflow to pull items from the list and ...
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Import excel spreadsheet with photos

I am trying to import an excel spreadsheet with photos, It import without problems, except that it removes the photos. What am I doing wrong?
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Can anyone please tell me why I am getting parent does not exists

I am running following powershell to import a list into my own site collection so i can test some piece (like retain modified date from a export), etc. I keep getting The file Lists/Sales Status ...
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Excel -> SP List with correct column types?

Are there solutions available for importing an Excel to SharePoint with SharePoint column types? Or has someone tried this with the help of OpenXml (with a custom import web part with default values, ...
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Import Excel as List Fails

I have an Excel Spreadsheet that I want to import into SharePoint 2010 as a list but upon doing so I receive the following errors. As a work around I have saved the spreadsheet as csv and then ...
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Importing site gives “Security check failed in OnFolderImport” error

I'm using the SharePoint Content Deployment Wizard (2.8 beta) and have successfully exported a site. Now I'm trying to import the site and it gives me the following messages in the log and isn't ...
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Import from Excel Spreadsheet works in IE6 not IE8

I'm having an issue in SharePoint 2007 in IE 8 where, when creating a new List using Excel Spreadsheet Import, I get redirected to a 403 error. This feature works in IE 6 but not IE 8. Can anyone ...
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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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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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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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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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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-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 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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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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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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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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Features Required to Import Personal Site

I was working on a personal SP site as a development environment and now I am ready to move to the actual site. I exported the personal site into a .wsp file, uploaded it to the new site, and ...
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Import/refresh automatically a CSV file ? Powershell or not?

I have to import a CSV file into a list (put it in a tab). But this CSV will be updated (weel, in fact it will be regenerated), and I need SharePoint to refresh the list with new data. I don't know ...