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SharePoint Open with Explorer is missing

I apologize in advance, I could not find the answer to this anywhere. SharePoint foundation 2013 "Open with Explorer" is missing in the ribbon for all lists. This was working fine before the server ...
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Copying files from SitePages in SharePoint 2013 Online

I am trying copy a large number of files from the SitePages library on one SharePoint 2013 Online subsite to another, but am unable to find a sensibly quick way of doing this. On SharePoint 2010 I ...
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Document Library Metadata Lost when Office File replaced?

I have a Document Library with many properties on it's Content Type. After uploading many types of files and enteringtheir metadata (properties), some users may need to re-upload that file in the ...
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One particular folder in doc library shows “This folder is empty” when opened with explorer

I have a document library with a number of folders. One particular folder, when opened with explorer, shows "This folder is empty". While I can see on the Sharepoint site itself there are in fact ...
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How to move folders and documents without 'Open with Explorer'

Our company has installed Sharepoint 2013 but has not (yet) updated the Internet Explorer...and will not do so in the foreseeable future. With the old IE version, we are not able to transfer multiple ...
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Open in explorer view to show a filtered view of the list or library

I am looking at a filtered view of my library on my site so I am only seeing certain items. When I click open in explorer, I see everything in the library and my filter is no longer applied. Is it ...
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Why do some documents get checked out when uploaded via WebDAV (Windows Explorer)?

In our productive SP2013 environment, we have a document library that is accessible via "Open in Explorer" feature. The doc lib and none of the content types do not have any mandatory fields and all ...
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SharePoint 2013 Open Library in Windows Explorer Error

I am getting the following error when attempting to open a document library in explorer view: "We're having a problem opening this location in File Explorer. Add this web site to your Trusted ...
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Why are the settings so limited on the document libraries of my public SharePoint site?

I can't open the libraries with explorer or synchronize them which is really inconvenient. Does anyone know why the document libraries on my public site behave differently to those on my private site ...
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Folders Created in Open with Explorer doesn't show on site

I have created folders and sub-folders in "Open with explorer" but they don't show online. It does however show when you use the "Open with explorer" option. Your help is appreciated.
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Creating New Folders using Windows Explorer is very slow in SharePoint 2013

We have a SharePoint 2013 environment upgraded from SharePoint 2010. When working with Windows Explorer, users are able to navigate the folders normally without any issues. However, if a user tries to ...
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how to move multiple documents from one to another list in SharePoint 2013?

Can any one give me an example,how we can move the documents from 1 list to another list and also from site collection1 list to another site collection2 list. Please help on this.
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SPO 2013 - Open with explorer (Document Library)

We are using O365/Sharepoint Online 2013. Our users have been asking if there is a simple and easy way to make a copy of a document in Document Library/Folder without downloading a copy to Windows ...
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Open with Explorer in SharePoint 2013 not working

Hi we are currently experiencing error when accessing "Open with Explorer" in DocLib and davWWWRoot on our QA SharePoint 2013 Portal. After 3 log in attempt it show below error: ...
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Error 0x800700DF: The file size exceeds the limit allowed and cannot be saved

I am using sp 2010. I have 2 differant web applications. I try to copy a pdf document from webapplication1 to webapplication2. I do this by opening the file explorer from these 2 webapplications. It ...
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SharePoint 2010 w/Designer - Right-click File/Folder and Open with Explorer

We have SharePoint 2010 and I have Designer 2010 installed. A user has requested a right-click menu option to "Open in Explorer" on a File or Folder in a Library instead of having to click Library, ...
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Open with Explorer folder is empty for particular site collection?

while clicking on Open with Explorer is was showing a message "This folder is empty" for only one particular site collection,for reaming site collections it is working fine only. can any one help on ...
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copying a document from sharepoint explorer view is updating the file timestamp

I am trying to copy documents from SharePoint using Explorer view. Once the copy is completed from SharePoint to my local machine folder, the file time stamp is being updated with my id as last ...
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Trying to open Explorer View with Internet Explorer 11

I am currently trying to open Explorer View on SharePoint so that I can move documents into folders. I un-installed all the updates on my Internet Explorer so that I had Internet Explorer 9 on my ...
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Can not use “Open with Explorer” in library

After add my site to trusted site in IE browser, I still get the message below
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How to understand SharePoint's “All Files” folder structure?

When I open SharePoint Designer, I can usually depend on using the "All Files" tab to find what i need. But I've never really understood what this thing is. I can't seem to find a similar file ...
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Sharepoint list browsable through windows explorer in a computer but not in another computer

I have a sharepoint (2013) list where I have the permissions (designer). I can browse the sharepoint directory from my computer such as (\comp_name\directory\list) through windows explorer. I cannot ...
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Open in Explorer View Using SSL

In a previous post, I was exploring using the Open With Explorer button with SNI enabled, and we came to the likely conclusion that this is not a supported configuration. After researching that, I ...
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How to list “Open with explorer” under Site Actions

I would like to know how can i put "Open with Explorer" option under Site Actions any help is welcome, Thanks in advance.
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Can't read from Source file or disk when moving document in Explorer View

We have come across an issue in our SharePoint implementation whereby moving documents (Cut and Paste) between two different sites using Explorer View causes the following error: Can't read from ...
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Hide “Open In Windows Explorer” stopped working

I have a document library where we only want people to see the default filtered view. To stop users from seeing all the files, I had hidden the Open In Windows Explorer button using the following code ...
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Problems with “Open with Windows Explorer”

We have had users report the inability to open a document library item in SharePoint 2007 using the "Actions" -> "Open with Windows Explorer" option. We use Windows 7 OS and Office 2010.
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Issues with one library unable to Open with Explorer

My users are able to use Open with Explorer on a regular basis. In one site collection, there is one library with special permissions in which the following error comes up when trying to Open with ...
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Document Library Permissions (READ) being bypassed when using “Open with Windows Explorer”

I have read lots of Questions and Answers regarding this, however there appears to be no straight answer. When I log in as a READ only user, if I select a document I cannot delete it, however, I can ...
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Removing document library buttons

In my document library I have successfully hidden the Open In Explorer button by using the following code (code 1). <script type="text/javascript"> ...
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Slowness when navigating through explorer view

I sometimes use Open with Explorer to navigate through our file structure. It is painfully slow. My IT company say this is because you shouldn't use the Open with Explorer view and should just use ...
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How can I manage the “Open with Explorer” button based on user permissions?

I would like to disable the "Open with Explorer" option in my SharePoint 2010 sites based on user permissions. Basically only those users with Full Control should have the option of using the "Open ...
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Document Library Permissions being bypassed when using “Open with Windows Explorer”

SharePoint 2007 Document Library has permissions set for user A to "Read". User A is able to go to Actions -> Open in Windows Explorer and delete files. This seems like a very large security loop ...
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Windows Explorer view doesn't work after upgrade from 2007 to 2010

We have upgraded a MOSS 2007 publishing site to SharePoint 2010 Enterprise. Having done this we have found problems with opening Document Libraries in Explorer View. Most users access the site via ...
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Explorer view workaround for users without office 2010/ Ribbon customization

We have too many users without office 2010. According to what I read in these 2 blogs, Explorer view will not work in these machines ...
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How do I enable “Open in Explorer”?

I have full control over my SharePoint site. When I click on my document library and then click the "Library" tab on the ribbon, I see an option for "Open with Explorer" but it is disabled. The ...
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Open results in Explorer

We are using SharePoint 2010 Enterprise Search and we want to add a link for each result on the results page that allows the user to open the folder containing the file in Explorer. Is it possible to ...
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Cannot open Explorer View with Windows 7 64 bit, IE 32 bit, and WSS 3.0

On one site (portal.blah.com), I can open up a Shared Documents folder using the Action -> Open with Windows Explorer option However, I am unable to do this with my second Sharepoint site ...
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Why is my transfer rate so slow when using “Open with Explorer”?

I'm logged in on my SharePoint 2010 server machine (running Windows Server 2008 R2) and using the "Open with Explorer" feature in a document library to copy another full directory from a separate ...