A library is a location on a site where you can create, collect, update, and manage files with team members. Each library displays a list of files and key information about the files.

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Restrict Site collection admins to view documents in Shared Document Library

Is there any way to restrict site collection administrators to view or edit the documents in shared documents library. If yes, then please let me know. Thanks.
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Server Error in '/' Application error on Uploading same document again in Library

I am facing this unprecedented and interesting problem. I have made a SharePoint site (Record center) and I want upload document in the Library. Everything goes smooth but once I try to upload the ...
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Sharepoint 2007: How to update an item of the attached library within a Workflow?

I am new user to SharePoint and creating a Workflow where an item in the attached Library needs to be updated upon certain conditions. The SharePoint Help tutorial mentions not to update a data field ...
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SP2013 avoid downloading a pdf from a library

I was asked to create a library that will contain only .pdf files, and I was asked to avoid users downloading the file (they only should view it). I set the correct user group with "view only" ...
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One email alert for new documents and another for modified documents

I'm trying to figure out if this is possible. In a document library I want to send alerts when a document is added to the library and another email when any documents are modified. So these are two ...
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Automate way to have links of all documents copied into one library page?

Newbie here with newbie question. I have been tasked with making a departmental SharePoint site more usable. The complaint is nothing can be found. All the content is heavily sub-foldered as ...
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Is there a way to keep a document library from replicatiing on another copied page?

Say you copy a Page from your Publishing Site in order to use it as a Template/Shell; That first page then, has a Document Library inserted into it. The 2nd Page was meant to have its own new Document ...
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SharePoint 2013 Document Library Default View for Site Collection

We have added new columns to doc. library on PWA Sharepoint 2013. we want to save this view as default doc.library template for every site created on PWA site collection, is it possible? Every site ...
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Group by not working. Cannot not add more than one document per group

I have a document library with a column that I use in the group by. It has only 2 values in the column. After I have created the grouping and I start to upload documents i can only add one document ...
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How to remove the white space in the top corner of a library page?

I have created a new library. It works fine. I enabled the "Metadata Navigation" and now I see alot of white space above my library. See printscreen. How can I reduce this white space? When I disable ...
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Setup wiki to require edit approval on some pages, but not on others

How can you setup the wiki to require edit approval on some pages, but not on others. I know how to enable versioning and approval for the library, but is there a way that approval can be required ...
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Help: This form cannot be opened in a Web browser

I created an InfoPath form (2013) and published to a form library on SharePoint (2010). I added a quick link icon on the homepage to open the form (filler form). This is where I received the error ...
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Rejecting an Approved document Versus Rejecting a Pending document

I have Enterprise Wiki site collection which contains a document library.I have set the following settings for the document library:- Require content approval for submitted items? >>> Set to Yes Who ...
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News Section in sharepoint 2010

I need to create a News section in my website home page (image, title, link for details page, summery). My questions are : What can I use for News section (lists or library) to create it? How can I ...
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Rating a wiki page in edit mode will raise “save conflict error”

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection inside SharePoint 2013 , I have enabled page rating, but I find a problem, as follow:- User create/edit a wiki page. While on edit mode the user ...
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SharePoint library web service

I have a SharePoint document library. I need to access the file architecture in the library and also get the approval status for each file. How can I get the information using SharePoint web ...
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How can i know the creation date of a sharepoint library? (Sharepoint 2010)

How can I know the "Created" and "CreatedBy" fields of a SharePoint library? I am using SharePoint 2010 Enterprise
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Do not allow check out, edit, and upload to document library

I have a document library in my SharePoint 2013 site. (I have SharePoint Foundation.) I want to allow people to add documents and also to view documents (and save them locally to their own PC) but I ...
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Dataview with two sources to display library and list content - An effective strategy for collecting & presenting assets?

One way of classifying the resources provided on my site is by whether they are a file (e.g., a PDF, Word Doc, Excel file) or a link. Links can be to an internal resource, i.e., another HTML page, or ...
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How to find all empty folders within a document library, maybe with a PowerShell script?

We have discovered a library where a user has written script to create auto numbered folders, within a library... we now have 32000 of them!!? I need a powershell script that will list the folders, ...
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Remove upload limit

My task is to upload more than 100 items. For example, I select 200 items in a folder and drag to the library. But I get an exception from SharePoint stating that there is a limit of 100 files that ...
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Create document workspace

When I try to create new document workspace from file in library, SharePoint 2010 creates a document workspace but does not copy source file. There is only an empty sub-site with empty "Shared ...
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Is there a way to get all file URLs for a library with a single REST request?

I have a bunch of images in a library that I need to get URLs for each item. I can get the GUIDs with this: /sites/mysite/_api/web/lists/getbytitle('Rotating%20Banner')/items Is there a way to ...
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SharePoint 2013 Library Views

By default libraries have 3 views across the library header and the others available in the ... drop down. I have managed to 'break' this and now only have one view in the header. Does anyone have any ...
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vb.net client object model: get wikipagelibrarytitle/list by url

I am using the .net client object model for SharePoint 2010. I am able to create a new wiki page in my wikipagelibrary using the following method: Dim wikiLibrary = ...
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“This list cannot be deleted because one or more lists are related to it.” - Which?

A user and myself can't delete a library due to something still using it. How can i find out what that something is? Can the library be deleted while keeping whatever the something is using?
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Opening a document in a SharePoint 2013 document library in a new tab (using code)

How to open a SharePoint 2013 document library item in a new tab/new window? By default, the document, depending on whether it is .docx or .xlsx opens in Word or Excel Web Access in the same tab. I ...
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Mulitple Search queries SharePoint 2013 page

We have setup a SharePoint page that has 3 seperate search boxes, each of which need to each query 3 seperate document libraries. Is it possible to do this and if so what process do we need to follow ...
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Moving the data from a SharePoint list in one site to a SharePoint library in another site

I understand that a list and a library are two different things... But I have a project tracker which is a list. I would like to move it to a different site and as a library. Is there any way I can ...
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Item with “View Only” permissions in library is downloadable

I have a video file in a Sharepoint2010 Site Assets library which is embedded in a web part. This video on the page with the web part should be playable by everyone in our intranet, but not ...
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how to enforce checkout for only one file and not the whole library

I have a document library in SharePoint 2010, and I would like to enforce checkout for only one of the files and not the whole library. Is that possible?
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Update Document library with “linked to document” Content type

I want to insert the Items in the Document Library for Content type "Linked to a Documents" The document are in the local folder and the reference should go into the document library using "linked ...
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Should I use a SharePoint list, or library for my InfoPath form?

I'm creating a form for users of our organization to submit. Users will go into the intranet SP site, open and complete the form, then submit (or save it). We want end users to be able to edit the ...
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Invalid permissions in Document Library

Somehow we managed to get invalid permissions in Document Libraries on our Sharepoint server. Our Farm is a brand new 2-tier setup (1 server is database, 1 server is AD, IIS and Sharepoint itself). ...
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Unit Test Sharepoint Class Library

I've built up a custom SharePoint library for creating lists, connecting to configuration lists, etc. I have added a Unit Test Project to the solution to test the class library files, but it seems my ...
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Can I hide the “new document or drag files here” link inside the wiki library

I am working on an enterprise wiki library, but when the user navigates to "My submission" view, he sees the "new document or drag files here" link instead of "add new page". Shown below: Is there ...
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how can I http POST to libraries with SP 2010's REST API?

SP 2010's REST api documentation cites an example that uses a list, whereas I wish to rely on a library (for example, "SharedDocuments"), because a standard named library already exists in every ...
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Required field error message when creating a wiki page , even if all the required fields have values

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection, and i added six managed metadata columns. the problem i am facing is that when i create a new wiki page , and i try saving it , i will get the ...
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Making sharepoint Url Clickable

I want the URL to be a hyperlink when In the SharePoint Library Settings page. It would be much nicer than copy paste all the time. Is there anyway to do this?
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Can I set the version scheme to start with zero instead of 1 for an approved document?

I have many approved documents at revision 0 in an outside database which I would like to migrate/add to a SP library and approve them at SP version 0. Is there a way to start the approved version at ...
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Migration Default View ReferenceError: 'GetCtxRgiidFromIid' is undefined

I'm currently working on migrating to Sharepoint 2013 from 2010. Things are going well, I can see my path structure and files are actually migrating properly. I hit a snag though where, if I use ...
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Completed column is missing in my task list view - checkbox

What I'm trying to accomplish; checkbox that show if a task is "done / finished" But when I try to edit the library view I only get "% Complete" and not "Completed". Is there some settings I'm ...
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When to use a subsite versus a library?

Our company has recently started using Office 365 and I am helping set up our structure of Sharepoint sites, Subsites and Libraries. The company is multi-national with 1000 employees. Each department ...
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maximum theoretical or practical number of libraries in a site collection

We are reviewing this page: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262787(office.15).aspx#ListLibrary It doesn't seem there are limits to the number of libraries in a site collection, just ...
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What is the best solution for uploading/moving/downloading various files?

I don't know how to start this so I will try to explain situation: Users: Programmers, managers, clients. Files: Various files not supported by Office, mostly code samples, manuals. What do I need? ...
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How to programmingly create a “Link to a Document” in an ASP.net web application?

I have a asp.net web application which requires to upload files to a SharePoint document library. I got that working. Now, I need to know how to code using C# in my web application to create a "Link ...
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Identify if a Library item is a folder or not in CSOM

I have Library on which I have created a ribbon button. On click of the button I am trying to identify if the selected item is a folder or a file. below if the code snippet that I am using: var ...
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How can I add all the email files from a pst file to a sharepoint library (inclusive the mail columns: from, to, cc, subject etc)

I am using sharepoint 2010. I have a pst file. This is a Outlook data file. In this file are all the emails stored. How can I send all these emails to a sharepoint library. I would like also to send ...
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Add Description to Document Library

Currently I'm creating a structure on our new SPO (SharePoint in Office 365). Now, my boss wants a description in every folder above the content of the document library. As it's not possible to add a ...
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how can we use a document template for a library?

We are having a requirement in which we need to assign a word template to a document library. I know that we can assign doc file to be template of the document library. But that brings up a new blank ...