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Sharepoint 2013 - Only domain admins can open PDFs

We had an issue last week with our users getting pop-up prompts for permissions when trying to save Office 2013 documents from our SharePoint server. The fix I implemented was to Go into IIS, ...
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Cannot open pdf in SharePoint 2013- 'System.ArgumentException'

We migrated content from Moss 2007 to SharePoint 2013 using DB attach detach method. Everything is working fine so far. But we are not able to open Pdf/PowerPoint files from the document library. When ...
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Thumbnails for PDFs in a document libary

How can I create a view with thumbnails of stored pdf documents in a document libary on sharepoint on-premise 2013?
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Keep “Full screen” button in preview while opening PDF with standard application (not office web apps)?

We currently changed the configuration of our SharePoint 2013 server, so that clicking on a link of a PDF file in search results does now open the PDF file in Office Web Applications, but in the pdf ...
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What would cause PDFs from different libraries within the same website, to open 2 different ways?

I am running SharePoint Foundation 2010 on a server with Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard. The website is actually a subsite of the parent website. The libraries are all located inside it and have ...
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Index and search files attached inside pdf

I'am going to migrate a lot of documents from Lotus Notes to Sharepoint O365. The export format will be a pdf with files (Word, Excel, Pdf) as attachments inside the pdf. Will these attached files be ...
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SharePoint 2013 not crawling PDFs designed in LiveCycle

In SharePoint 2013 I am getting "Processing this item failed because of a PDF parser error" search crawl error for all my PDF forms which were created using Adobe LiveCycle Designer. The error says ...
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InfoPath 2013 Conversion to PDF or DOCX

I have an InfoPath 2013 Form. Once the form is completed, on Button click, I want to generate either a PDF or a Word Document. I have done extensive research. SP Designer Workflow works for SP2010 ...
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SP07 - Open a pdf file in new tab on IE

I want to open pdf file in new tab and visualize it. This is my code : SPLinkButton linkHelp = new SPLinkButton(); linkHelp.Text = "HELP..."; linkHelp.Target = "_blank"; linkHelp.Click += new ...
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SPS2013 Open document library PDF's in Modal dialog?

Can anyone tell me the correct methodology to getting modal popups to work with PDF files in a document library on SharePoint 2013? Thanks
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SharePoint 2010 Print PDF document on Users(clients Desktop) Default printer

We have web application under SharePoint 2010. PDf documents are stored in SharePoint sites. SharePoint site is deployed on the server. Our requirement is when users are going to browse the ...
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Fonts not rendering + wrong date format when converting word document to pdf

I'm having this issue where fonts I used in word are not rendering when converted to pdf in sharepoint. also the date format is different, thought it appears correctly in word and not after ...
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How to view/work with PDF files in SharePoint 2013?

We are using SharePoint 2013 for an information portal which contains many PDF files. Working with them is often problematic, as the system uses the Office Web Applications preview to display those ...
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Exporting InfoPath form to PDF when user's display is at 150%

I have a button added to my list view that opens SP2013 list data into a new InfoPath form using the InfoPath 2013 client. That form then has a button which programmatically exports the form into a ...
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Can't open pdf file in client application

I want to open a PDF file directly to my client application(Nuance Power PDF), but the file still opens in browser despite my selection from Advanced Settings (SharePoint 2010). I am an user, not ...
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Create PDF from List Item

im working on "create PDF document from list item" in Sharepoint 2013. im using JSPDF by this instruction. http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/31695.generating-a-pdf-document-in-...
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Printing a long multi-line text box across multiple pages

I have a form with a multi-line text box that can be long, and must span across multiple pages. When I print the form using the Google Chrome browser, the entire contents of the form print. But when ...
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How to force PDF to get downloaded

I have developed a Windows 8.1 App using HTML5 and Javascript which is accessing the List, Libraries and Files from my Sharepoint site. Everthing is working fine except one issue i.e. The PDF files ...
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Exporting a Sharepoint list to pdf

Recently I have worked on exporting a sharepoint list to pdf format.It is working fine but when the list is "grouped by" then the pdf doesn't display any data.Any suggestions?
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View document in browser whilst editing libray item properties

I am looking to be able to upload a PDF to a document library, and ask the user for mandatory field completion. Once uploaded, a different user will need to look at the PDF and complete remaining ...
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How to convert List item to pdf

I would like to convert list items to pdf and I was searching on internet and itextsharp came up. I read somewhere that this open source has some problems in formatting all html tags. Does anyone ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Combining a list of PDF files on Sharepoint to display as single multipage PDF

I am digging around for some solutions, but can't seem to find any. Looking for suggestions... I have a library that I have a bunch of single page pdf documents, each with a sheet number being used ...
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Hide “Edit In Word” for Word Web App

How do I hide the EDIT IN WORD command in Word Web App when viewing a PDF? Is it possible to hide it per-site or per-library?
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How to export browser enabled Infopath Form into PDF?

I have one browser enabled Infopath form using which people will submit their project proposals. The form has various controls including a Submit button. Once user clicks on submit button, The ...
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Multiple document formats for one document library list item

I'd like to know if it's possible to have a ".doc" and ".pdf" option for a single library list item. The intent being that users can access the document in ".doc" or ".pdf". Also, how to set this up ...
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Indexing PDF in SP2013: iFilter parser error, No filter installed for extension 'pdf'

When I attempt to index PDF files I get an error from the Crawl log in Central Admin: “Processing this item failed because of a IFilter parser error. (…) No filter installed for extension ‘pdf’” To ...
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How to create a .pdf with links to all the documents in a document set

I am looking for a way to create a report or .pdf file that includes all the document and metadata for the documents in a document set.
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Save list display form as pdf

I want to place button in list display form ribbon for saving the data as a .pdf. I googled a lot but I couldn't get any best approach to save list display form as pdf. Is it possible with client ...
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PDFs to Sharepoint 2013/Office 365

One of my clients have 1200 pdf documents which they are interested into extracting the content and putting on sharepoint pages. What is the best way to do it. OOB or 3 rd party.
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__doPostback in ascx page

I am trying to do a postback on a sharepoint ListItem page, to pass the html content of my page to backend for converting to pdf. The reason for doing this is because of IE limitations that I am not ...
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pdf to sharepoint

My coworkers currently fill out a pdf file and then it is manually entered into an excel table. I am trying to automate the process by putting it in a SharePoint page. I know it is quick and easy to ...
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Custom list to Form PDF “On Demand”

I have the requirement of using data collected in a custom list to complete a Form PDF. Here is the thing, I need a way to allow the end-user to decide when the PDF will be created and what Form PDF ...
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Add PDF to SharePoint Workflow?

Just wondering if you can attach a PDF document to a workflow step that is assigned to a user and when the step is complete, it copies metadata from the previous steps and this attached PDF and store ...
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Sharepoint Search not able to index PDF attachments inside .eml files

In a Sharepoint 2013 on-premise environment, running on Windows Server 2008 R2: After uploading an .eml file to a Sharepoint document library I am able to index the contents of the .eml and ...
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Newly edited pdfs not updating or replacing old pdf in Sharepoint Library

I'm trying to upload and overwrite existing pdfs in my sharepoint library (using sharepoint 2010) but I can't seem to view the "newer" document after editing the "older" document in adobe acrobat 5. ...
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Conversion job failed to complete within time allowance

I am experiencing the error on the image below. I have tried to convert the same document to pdf using C# and Sharepoint and it works. I don't get why I encounter the error as the document meets the ...
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Enable to download Pdf document (ItextSharp) from web part

i try to download a pdf file (using itextsharp) from a button click on my visual web part(sharepoint foundation 2010) the print action is called on [WebMethod] (via Ajax) i'am enable to download the ...
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Using an iframe to view a PDF stored in a SharePoint Online document library

I'm developing a SharePoint Hosted app, I need to view document library files in my app using iframe html tag, I have a problem that files are not shown, I'm using this code to view files after ...
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How to display the most recent PDF (in a library) in a webpart?

Scenario: The school lunch lady creates the monthly lunch menu in a PDF file (this is a given). She uploads this PDF to the SP2013 library called LunchMenus (file name could be 'Lunch Menu July 2015....
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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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Error while deploying custom solution with itextsharp dll

I need to use an external .dll file with itextsharp in my solution. Under development environment everything is fine. But same code in production server is giving an error. when checked in the log ...
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Document Acknowledgement w/ anonymous users?

We have a business need for having employees read documents and acknowledge that they have read them (specifically PDF, but possible other types in the future). We would like to keep track of who has ...
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How to embed Word and PDF documents in pages

I am trying to embed Word (DOC, DOCX) and PDF documents in a page but getting into trouble. When I embed PDF document using IFRAME or OBJECT tag then the document displays fine on Chrome but on IE8 ...
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PDF Viewer Part - Access Denied

Having an issue with a PDF viewer web part on our SharePoint 2013 server. Regardless of the user level or browser, it will give an "Access Denied" error. The strange thing about this is that we have ...
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Append PDF to existing PDF stored on Sharepoint site?

Is there any functionality/add-ons in Sharepoint 2013 to allow for a PDF to be appended to the end of an existing PDF stored on a Sharepoint site. I.e. can the append be completed during upload? This ...
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Custom Form to PDF

I am planning to create a custom list where the forms (new, edit, and display forms) are customized. Is there a way to generate a PDF version of the custom display form via code? Let's say I add in ...
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Print all .aspx pages within pages library to PDF

I have a requirement that requires that all .aspx pages in my 'Pages' library (Publishing Site) are printed every so often so that a physical record of that publishing page can be kept. Would it be ...
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Search is showing inconsistence results when the search result include both html Pages & PDFs

I have the following:- Enterprise wiki site collection inside SP server 2013. inside the "Pages" library we have html wiki pages and pdfs files. now when i search for a word like "webroot ...
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How effective is Adobe ifilter for extracting text from scan\image in a pdf? SharePoint2010

How effective is Adobe ifilter for extracting text from scan\image in a pdf? does it give 100% result or it can have its own limitations. I am asking this because we have migrated a huge set of ...
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How to share SharePoint/Infopath form data with a vendor

I've created a request form in Infopath and that will be filled out by a number of internal parties. This form is published to SharePoint and a copy of it is saved in the document library and also e-...