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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 ...
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Open pdf in place of save as

I've a document library in SharePoint 2010 with some pdf. When i click on a pdf, it proposes save as in place of open. How to achieve this? I added this in my master page: $(function () { ...
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Restrict signature block to existing certificates (PDF on SharePoint)

I've got a set of forms my users wish to sign digitally so they can prevent printing and signing hundreds of documents throughout the day. Adding signature blocks to the existing template was easy, ...
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How do you collect signatures on a PDF that's uploaded on a workflow?

Here's some basic information in order to help you ascertain an answer for me: I work for the government (Department of the Navy). a. This severely limits the ability for manipulation. I am not ...
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How to find the type of Document in Document library

In a Documents library, many documents are attached of type word, excel and pdf , i want to find out only PDF Documents using SharePoint server side API? After finding pdf type documents i want to ...
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Check In Document using Adobe Reader Returns Error Message

There is an error message that is being returned when a pdf document is being checked in using Adobe Reader XI. This is being reported by some users. All users have the same permission level for ...
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Open PDF files in adobe Reader instead in Explorer

In Sharepoint document library, i have uploaded many documents of different types MS word, excel and PDF. When i click on MS Word or MS Excel documents, they are opened in Microsoft Word or Excel ...
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open pdf in browser sharepoint 2013

I have a library of pdf file, I need to open those file in browser and not to download them. I tried to set permission to web application using those steps : ...
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hyperlinking to page in pdf document using DocumentID

Is it possible to hyperlink to certain page in a pdf documnet that resides in sharepoint, using document ID? for example: http:///_layouts/DocIdRedir.aspx?ID=#page=4
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SP2013 avoid downloading a pdf from a library

I was asked to create a library that will contain only .pdf files, and I was asked to avoid users downloading the file (they only should view it). I set the correct user group with "view only" ...
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Opening PDF document in adobe acrobat instead reader

We have PDF documents in SharePoint 2013 document library. We have installed both Adobe Acrobat and Reader on our machine. When we open PDF document, it opens up in Reader by default. But we want the ...
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How do I get the Title column of my SharePoint Online doc library to show the title of PDF documents?

I have a simple document library on my department's SharePoint Online site. I've uploaded a mix of Word documents and PDF documents to it. I want to show the title of each document. I've worked ...
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Crawler remove spaces from some PDF files

In some PDF files, I have layouting like this: This is not image, this is actual text (I can select it, and copy/paste it with no alteration). However, when the document is returned in a CSWP, all ...
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Strange PDF pop-up when click from Search result

Here is the strange scenario: I can open the PDF file within Internet Explorer 10 or 11 or Chrome or FireFox from document library. When I click on the same PDF from a search result using IE 10 or ...
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How to transfer a pdf and its metadata in folder from a collaboration site to a myteam site library?

We have tried transferring the pdfs multiple ways: Using windows explorer - which works but the metadata is not preserved Moving pdfs one by one - not efficient enough Tried transferring by using ...
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Sharepoint 2010 and PDFs

I am a site owner for my job and we use our SharePoint site as a learning management system (LMS). Our document libraries contain interactive PDFs that students check out, work in, and save back into ...
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Unable to convert the document to pdf using word automation service

I have created custom action in which the document is converted to .pdf file. To do so, I am using Word Automation Services to convert document from .docx to .pdf. My code is as per below. using ...
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Can I add a Quick export to PDF button on my view form?

is there a way to export my view to PDF? so I can paste it into visio?
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Sharepoint Document ID in PDF Document Properties

I am trying to automatically add the SharePoint Document ID and version value to the Document Properties Custom tab. I am currently manually entering it and would like it added automatically when i ...
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JSLink file location

I have JS file that can open pdf files into new windows, now I want to know how can I upload that to the document view? this is the AllItems.aspx file that display all the documents and this is my ...
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SharePoint 2010 open pdf in browser and Adobe Reader X

I'm trying to allow SharePoint 2010 to open PDFs in browser.We are using Adobe Reader X. I follow the instructions here: How can I force SharePoint 2010 to open PDF's in the browser? However, ...
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Workflow to convert and email document [closed]

I'm new here and new to sharepoint/Nintex and am looking for some guidance! I have a work flow on list, which takes user input and puts it into a word document, which then is saved to a library. - ...
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Viewing PDFs in Word Online (O365)

I have several files I would like to embed in a SharePoint page, both in .pdf and .docx formats. I would like to display both in the Word Web App. However, I cannot get the .pdf files to display in ...
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How to Make Editable PDF Document Read-Only in SP 2010 Foundation Document Library

I created a modal input form that allows people to enter data, and upon submit creates a PDF document that gets stored in a document library. From there, it goes through a workflow based on people in ...
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Not able to export to PDF when running a report

When exporting a report on Sharepoint to PDF getting this error message: An unexpected error has occurred. Troubleshoot issues with Microsoft SharePoint Foundation. Correlation ID: ...
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SP2013 open pdf files in a new window

I am using sp2013. I have a document library with pdf files. When I click on the pdf file it opens directly in the same window. How can I make it possible the pdf file opens in a new window? In ...
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Search and index pdf files as attachment in a List Item

Does SharePoint 2013 Search find pdf files that have been attched to usual SharePoint list item. do they be indexed?
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Add Page to existing PDF at Workflow completion

We use SharePoint 2010 Workflow to Manage our Change Notice Process. A PDF is created by the originator, and is linked to the Workflow. Our auditor wants the Approval history appended to the PDF. So ...
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Pulling data from a PDF

I am wondering if it is possible for SharePoint to pull information from a PDF file? Basically, I have a document library where people can upload PDF vouchers which then get routed to different ...
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Upload pdf file and automatically create list columns in a SharePoint list

My requirement is : When a user uploads a pdf file into a document library. There is a table in a pdf file which two columns. The SharePoint should understand and create list columns from the first ...
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Opening PDFs in SharePoint 2010 - different behaviour in different sites experienced

I have read the posts regarding opening PDFs in SharePoint without the need to save it first and the 2 options available: 1) Powershell script 2) Change browser file handling. However, the issue I ...
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SharePoint 2010 Inconsistent search results on PDFs

I uploaded five PDF documents, all of which have the phrase "obligation to protect" in them multiple times. However when I search "obligation to protect", only two of the documents show up. I double ...
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Infopath form send via email in pdf format

I have an infopath form, I include a buton "Send As Email", which sent the form as an email based on textbox (if it matches conditions). This works well. What I want to do, is send the infopath form ...
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PDF viewer web part

I'm new with sharepoint 2013 Does anyone know pdf viewer webpart for sharepoint 2013 for free Please help me.
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PDF Preview in library

I have a library full of pdf's. Is it possible to show a preview of this documents in the library view? The preview is necessary because there are 5 user which work in the library and add the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Word Automaion Service Error 65543

I'm using Word Automation Service for converting Word to PDF files in SharePoint 2013. Getting error code 65543: "The file could not be converted; it may be corrupt or otherwise invalid (the ...
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Catch link clicked on PDF in Page Viewer

Im displaying a PDF document in a Page Viewer with custom Links in it. When you click a link, the page viewer will show the specific url in the page viewer. In some cases i have a sharepoint site in a ...
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SP13: Document Library (PDF) not opening

I have a document library (all documents are pdf) that came from SP10 to SP13. In SP10 the documents open without an issue. In SP13 when I click on "doc type" icon the document will not open. ...
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Force PDF to open in new window/tab

I am using SharePoint Foundation 2010 and attempting to have my PDFs open in a new tab or window. I have been able to get this to work from document libraries by using jQuery. You can see this code ...
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Modal window over object problem

I have a problem with displaying modal window of .pdf files in a HTML WebPart. I have HTML WebPart where I've placed a button (which invokes popup modal window, a file upload, for example) and a pdf ...
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Does Adobe PDF iFilter 11 use the same GUID

Plenty of instructions exist for installing the Adobe 9 PDF iFilter to allow SharePoint to crawl PDFs. I've done this, but my crawls are sloooow. I'm wondering if the v11 iFilter would be faster, ...
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Search crawl failing on a specific list (SharePoint 2013)

At one of our clients we have a library that contains folders, which contain pdf documents. There are many files (7000 +), I'm not sure if this is relevant. And the entire site uses SSL. When ...
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Advance Search problem

I am using advance serach result webpart for searching contents. I want to display only word document and pdf doucument in result webpart.How it can be done ?
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converting a Wiki Page to a PDF file

I am working on an enterprise Wiki library site collection, but I want to create a link named “Convert to PDF” , which allow users to convert the current Wiki into a pdf file. I need this link to be ...
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Disable Checking Out of PDF Files

We have a client who is having issues with users who are checking out documents instead of picking "Read Only". We would like to find a way to remove the option to have them check out documents and ...
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Unable to bulk download PDF's from Explorer view

A user of mine is unable to download files from explorer view in Sharepoint 2010 but it only seems to be PDF's. Whenever they try to do it they get the following message. You need permission to ...
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Print multiple PDF files on single button click in SharePoint 2010

I am new in SharePoint Development. I want to print all selected PDF files on single button click. The button can be a ribbon button or application page button. I tried in multiple ways and searched ...
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SP 13 Unable to open PDF in Chrome

I have a SharePoint 13 site that has PDF documents. In Chrome, I want to be able to click the link for the document and it open in Chrome. Currently, the link is unclickable in every single browser ...
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Convert the Infopath Form into PDF or Excel in SharePoint 2010?

We have designed an Infopath Form and published as a document template on a library. Now, we would like to add a feature to export the InfoPath Form details to Excel or publish the InfoPath Form as ...
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Display PDF with Read-Only view - SharePoint 2007

I'm using SP2007. I need to Render a PDF in a Document Library, in a page. But i need to restrict users from downloading, coping content or even printing the PDF file. Can this be directly in a PDF ...