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Open with explorer feature does not work in SharePoint2010 on Windows XP x64 clients

Our SharePoint is 2010 and 'Open with explorer' feature of document library does not work in clients that have Windows XP x64 even with IE x86. What should we do? Best regards
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Open With Explorer Greyed Out SharePoint 2013 on premise

I have a SharePoint 2013 on premise installation and I have created a custom master page however this is preventing the "open with explorer" button from working. I have a number of team sites so I ...
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AddBehavior & navigateFrame (Open With Explorer) SP2010

I have been facing an issue with "Open With Explorer" and well, restarting WebClient service helps sometimes, restarting my PC also helps sometimes, but that is totally not handy. I have taken a very ...
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Open with Explorer is greyed out -SharePoint 2013

In a collaboration site , when admin of the collaboration adds an external user with full control , Open with Explorer option is greyed out for the external user .Please can you suggest solution ? I ...
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Open In Explorer using Javascript outside masterpage

The following code works like a charm when executed from an aspx using the sharepoint masterpage. However, I need it to work from an html file in a document library on the same site. e.g. Works when ...
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Web part to appear for some users only

I have a SharePoint library containing lots of folders and files. Several people have permission to access. The majority use Windows and have access to the 'Open with Explorer' option. They can ...
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Open with Explorer not working in HTTPS

Open with Explorer does not work in my SharePoint 2013 environment whenever I am browsing via HTTPS, it does work when browsing with HTTP though. Is there any settings I could check or modify in the ...
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Error 0x800700E0: Access denied when copying files using open with windows explorer

One of our user receiving error when trying to copy files using open with windows explorer. She was able to do it on her old laptop, but on new laptop she is getting error. The old laptop was having ...
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“Open in Explorer” fails despite a number of common fixes

I have an extranet solution in SharePoint 2013, running on Windows Server 2012 r2. When I try to use the "open in explorer" command in any SharePoint document library, I get the following message: "...
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SSL Offloading and Open with Explorer

Recently I came across below article where it states "Open With Explorer" will not work if we are doing SSL Offloading at Load Balancer/Reverse Proxy device level https://www.vioreliftode.com/index....
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Sharepoint & Javascript: Handling Access Denied Error with Open In Windows Explorer. Catch Always Executing

So I am trying to handle an error when I attempt to open a folder location in windows explorer from SharePoint. If the website is not in your trusted sites while in IE the browser will throw an Access ...
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How to disable renaming a Document Library item using “Open with Explorer”

As you can see here, rename event of list item via Windows Explorer is handler by ItemFileMoved event. So, I was trying to prevent this edit by the usual way of preventing ItemUpdating: properties....
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Error when copying files between document libraries in Windows Explorer [SP2010]

Two of our users receive an error message each time they try to copy a file between two document libraries with Open with Explorer in Sharepoint 2010. The document libraries are on seperate sites but ...
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Open with Explorer is Disabled

I am using O365, and I am in sitepages library. I am using IE11, and Office 2013 is installed on my windows 8 machine. However still the open in explorer is disabled, any ideas?
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open in explorer programmatically in SharePoint Online

I am looking for a solution similar to: How to Call "Open with Explorer" From Custom Code? and http://sharepoint.hannahswain.eu/2013/04/26/using-the-open-in-explorer-link-on-sharepoint-2013/ ...
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“Open with Explorer” error in SharePoint 2010

I have a Windows Server 2008 R2 machine, where I have installed SharePoint Server 2010, enabled Desktop Experience, started WebClient service, added SharePoint site to trusted sites in Intranet in IE, ...
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Files not found by SharePoint Search but are when using Windows Explorer Search

Has anyone encountered this issue where certain files (I have 2) that SharePoint Search finds in 12 days afterwards Search just doesn't find it. However, when I open the Library with Windows Explorer ...
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How to force SharePoint 2013 to open PDF in external program?

I have removed application/pdf from $webapp.AllowedInlineDownloadedMimeTypes and updated. I have checked if the server is not running in the Permissive mode - it is not. What else can I do? All the ...
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2013 Open With Explorer

I'm about to start using 2013. I won't want people to use Open With Explorer on a document library. Can anyone with permission to add documents to the library use the Open With Explorer function? ...
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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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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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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"> _spBodyOnLoadFunctionNames.push("...
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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 hole....