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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How can I archive documents in a Sharepoint library after a certain number of days to another SharePoint library?

We've tried the retention settings in the Information management policy settings, but can't seem to get it to work at all. Is there some other way to invoke archiving to another library? Or a workflow ...
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How to change file in sharepoint library?

I have sharepoint documents library and I have wcf service from where i should download new version of document file on button click. So i got next method: public void UpdateFile(SPListItem ...
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How to Create a View of a Particular Content Type when there are Mulitple Content Types?

Salvete! I have a forms-library with two content-types that appear in the "New Document" menu. How can I create a view and choose which content-type to use? Let me explain. I have two ...
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Calendars linked to libraries

Is there a way to link a regular SharePoint calendar to a Document library withing the SharePoint site?
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Add group mailbox to sharepoint alerts

I would like to set up an alert on my Sharepoint library list. Can we add group mailbox to sharepoint alerts?
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PowerShell or script to make all lists and libraries unsearchable?

I realize I can do this at the site or site collection level (can't remember which). However, I need every one turned off individually so that I can then go back and choose which libraries/lists are ...
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SPFieldUserValue is not working with SPMetal generated CreatedBy column

I'm trying to get Document Authors (Created By) Email Id using SPMetal generated class code. It gives DocumentCreatedBy as one of the Sharepoint Foundation Base field. When I try to get LoginName ...
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How to detect the document has changed in a document library in SharePoint 2007

I have a SharePoint 2007 document library of Word and Excel documents with several approval workflows associated with it. My question is whether it is possible at all to know whether it was the list ...
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SharePoint - Open New Document

I have a document library with two content types, each having a default template. I want to use the "New" drop down menu to open these templates and create documents. When Microsoft Word is running ...
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Explorer view not working for a particular library

Explorer view stopped working all of a sudden for a library. It shows the error "... is not accessible. The parameter is incorrect". This happens for only one library and for other it works good.
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Sharepoint Online 2013 - One Library slow to open

I have a Sharepoint 2013 site which has various subsites that are all identical. (one subsite per project). Each subsite has 9 document libraries. One library in each subsite is very slow to open (in ...
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Library with custom fields. How this is done?

How this is done? Can this be Visual Studio bug? Or what? I have made my own solution, which based on older version of SharePoint project. So, I haven't made this and I cannot ask how this is made. ...
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search in a specific library in sharepoint 2010

i'm trying to make a search in a certain library and try in the searchbox : path:'http://monsite/malib*' but still doesn't have any result When i look inside the managed path for the items ...
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Can't edit default column values when creating a library from a template

I am having an issue with SharePoint 2013. I've created a library as a template with default column values. When I create libraries from the template, not only are the default column values not ...
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Manage Lists Permission - Create Document Libraries but not edit columns?

Is it possible in SharePoint 2010 to allow users to create lists and libraries, but not allow them to modify the site columns or any other information in Library Settings? If so, are we able to have a ...
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Cannot create Document Library

For some reason I cannot create a Document Library, as the option for this is gone (for example via Site Actions -> View All Site Content -> Create). The option in the red circle is gone. And if I ...
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Why aren't multiple-item checkboxes showing in my library's view?

The column containing checkboxes allowing users to select multiple documents isn't visible on one of my list views. I have the value for Document Library Settings ▶ Edit View ▶ Tabular View set to ...
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Check column value

Is it possible to check a column in a library for unique or rather similar values? We have a librabry and it is very important to detect duplicate documents. We uncheck the overwrite checkbox, but if ...
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White Space in library caused by view selection?

I have admin rights on a site (http://imgur.com/31mFtfS for picture of issue). As you can see, the white space highlighted in red is caused by the orange highlighted view selection. This does not ...
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Combining files and HTML pages in the same document library

We need to have both ordinary files ( doc, pdf, xls) and HTML content that can be shown as popups in the same Document Library. Currently we have added a "Basic Page" content type to a regular ...
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Document library to support/store/upload .doc,.xls files only [duplicate]

I am searching for an OOTB procedure to make Document library support store/upload of a specific type of file (based on extension - for example .doc, .xls). Can anyone provide specific guidance on ...
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Embed PDF in anouncement library

I am trying to embed a PDF in a announcement library. I have tried the code I found here, which works in edit mode, but as soon as I save it, the code is removed. <object> <embed ...
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Server Document Properties

We're new to SharePoint and have an issue with selecting document properties when a user is saving a document. We have a library that users are allowed to add documents to from a template. When the ...
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document library categories with no items, I need these to show (0)

In our internal intranet we have our policies split under different types (i.e family , company, car etc etc) I cannot work out how to make th headings that have no items in show up! I need them to ...
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display library items in content editor

I have a content editor webpart. There is a table and I would like to display the items of a spezial library in line 2, column 4. I have no idea how to realize this... maybe with javascript?
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Document Information Panel doesn't display on checkout in Word 2013

I have a document library in Sharepoint 2013. I have the setting to always open the document information panel set. This works great in Word 2007/2010 but in Word2013 it doesn't display. Any ...
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Ribbon-Bar isn´t showing

If I open a SharePoint-2010 list or library the ribbon shows "List" or "Library". If I click on "List" / "Library", the ribbon does not show up. Only the header is visible. Any idea on how to fix ...
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'Email a Link' uses the renamed URL which fails

I have a SharePoint server which was originally named http://sharepoint2.xyz.com. I setup an AAM so that our users use http://sharepoint.xyz.com. And then later SSL was added so all users go to ...
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Workflow History on a Form Library: how to view previous versions of an edited form?

Is it possible to get hyperlinks to previous versions of a form, or even just see a list of changes to a Form Library item via Workflow History? If that wouldn't be available, what are the ...
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What is SharePoint's algorithm for trimming List/Library name characters from the URL?

When creating a new List or Library in SharePoint, or even creating a new Folder inside the list or library, the URL generated by SharePoint may not match the name entered by the user. I need to ...
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Drop Off Library broken

I have a site for which I added a drop off library by activating the Content Organizer site feature. After some deliberation I decided that I do not want this library, so I manually deleted the ...
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Automatic Copy of an Item to another list

I want to create a list which have a combo box. For example if the combo box value was "List 1" then a copy of this item will send to list 1. if the combo box value was "list 2" then the copy will ...
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Is it possible to use an IF expression to filter column choices depending on previous column?

I am creating a site for training documents. I have 2 fields, topic and category. Is it possible to filter the options within category depending on which option the user selects in the topic column ...
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Site Visitors SP 2007

How can I place documents in a document library and all Site Visitors to only save the document to their own local drive?
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How to view the sharepoint library type

I created several libraries in sharepoint, I want to know the library type but didn't find the way. Anyone know that?
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Quickest way to get form list item id

I need to know the list item id for an InfoPath form. I have seen solutions to fetch this programmatically, but what is the fastest, easiest way to accomplish this in the browser interface with no ...
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Sharepoint 2007 document library list template

I inherited a sharepoint site that includes a template being applided to all the document libraries within the site. When a user creates a new document library, it automatically gets populated from ...