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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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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Infopath Form Load in sharepoint 2013

I created an Infopath form and publish it to SharePoint 2013. At first it worked properly, but suddenly the form does not work and SharePoint sends me the error that the form can not load. After ...
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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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Image upload frequently fails

I'm using Sharepoint Foundation 2013. Sometimes I've to upload several images (like 150-200, about 800MB) on a Image Library. But happens that when upload is seems to be completed, thumbnails ...
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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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Read Permissions on library site gets access denied with Limited access on site

I have a site with limited access for the group "ABCD" and the same group in library in the same site with Read permissions. I added a user to group "ABCD" having Limited access on site and also to ...
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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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Deploy file to image library with visual studio solution

developing a visual Studio solution having an own picture library called Slides. With the deployment the new picture library should contain some default files. Is this possible and how to achieve ...
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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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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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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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Creating NuGet Package for SharePoint

I have created a custom NuGet package as a library to serve SharePoint projects. However, between deploying and retracting solutions, DLL's for the NuGet Package will be removed from the GAC. So for ...
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Sharepoint documents workflow

I need to create document workflow that should do some things: When person A creates documents and put it in the library, he should be in status X. Person B can change it's status to Y or reject it. ...
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How to hide items from the “Destination Library” dropdown list, inside the “Upload Image” dialog

Is there a way to control which items are displayed inside the “Destination Library” dropdown list inside the “Upload Image” dialog box ?
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Permissions for List or Library Columns

Is there any way to give permission to a specific field of a list or library? I want one of my users for example cannot add or edit data in a specific column. Can I set permissions to the form and its ...
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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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how to hide the save dialog in form libraries?

I don't want that users put the name of the file when they add a new item to a form library, I mean, they add a new item and then click on save button and they are asked for a name, I don't want to ...
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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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Problem with using page rating inside a SharePoint publishing site

I have a publishing site of type enterprise wiki ,and I am facing the following two problems; The star rating will be corrupted when viewed using IE 11 64X as follow:- When I changed the page ...
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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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Details view as default in picture library

I'm using SharePoint 2010 and I would like to automatically display a pictures library with the "details view". Obviously not only for my account, but that view should be set as default for all users. ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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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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Sharepoint Lists vs. Sharepoint Libraries

Fundamentally, what is the difference between the two? I'm in the really early stages of working out what's what with sharepoint and I can't seem to tell the difference between the two.
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Move files into sub-folders in Library in SharePoint 2010

I have been trying to find a way for this one but haven't been able to. It may be right under my nose, so here it goes. We have a Library with couple of folders, sub folders and files. I have been ...
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Document Set lookup error

I have what seems like a minor bug when setting up a new document set. I've created a new content type based on a document set. One of the columns in the document set is a look up to a supplier list. ...
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SP2010: Use Workflow to move library item into folder

I need my workflow to move library documents into a folder in the same document library. I can copy items, then delete the original item. I'm not seeing how to specify a folder or sub-folder, just the ...
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Different standard views in subsites

i am trying to achieve the following. I have created a site with shared documents (let's call it control) Then i created 3 sub sites under "control" (alpha, beta and gamma?) I create a web part from ...
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Removing description text on top of the webpart

In SP2010,when description is updated for list/library,this description text is displayed on top of that list/library webpart. Is there a way to remove this description text on top of the webpart? ...
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Infopath cannot submit to form library - Permissions correct

Brief Description: Users will receive a ".xml already exists" or a "site doesn't exist" error message when submitting. This is not actually the case as I have verified that there is no file in that ...
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Block overwrite in Site Assets Library?

I'm working on a SP2010 list where any authenticated user may submit list entries. Each list entry has a rich text column allowing uploaded images, etc. Those uploaded images get deposited into the ...
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Assign permisions from Power Shell

I'm trying to modify the permission of a library through Power Shell. What I want to do is: I have a library with one folder for each user, but now, all this folders inherite the permissions from ...
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Have a webpart display only subfolders

I am new to SharePoint 2013. I was curious how to put a WebPart for a Document Library on a page with SharePoint 2013, not 2010. This WebPart would then show the content of a specific library folder ...