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Workflow to convert and email document

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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Workflow status does not change for PDF workflows.

I'm using SPD 2010. I am having difficulty designing an Approval workflow on a PDF document. I copied and edited the Approval Workflow. Without making any customizations, the workflow status remains ...
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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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Linking from SharePoint to PDF opens PDF on Page 2 in IE and Opera

When I link from a SharePoint 2010 page to a PDF outside SharePoint the PDF will open on Page 2 and not on Page 1 as expected. This Problem occurs in MS Internet Explorer and Opera. In FireFox and ...
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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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deployed .rdl exported to PDF changes URL Action hyperlinks

I have a SSRS report that is deployed into sharepoint. In this report I have a URL Action hyperlink. This hyperlink points to an edit form in sharepoint and includes two paramaters in its URL; ID and ...
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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 ...
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Search for URL not link text in PDF

Is it possible to search for the actual URL of a hyperlink in a document (PDF) rather than the hyperlink text?
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Best way to generate PDF report

I am making a web part which will gather data from some lists and database tables and present it in custom format. For e.g. there will be logo on top, with date on right side and then below it data ...
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Creating a Table in PDF and updating the values in the table SharePoint 2010 programmatically

I am looking into adding a table into pdf with the columns - approver name and approver comments using c# code in console application. and then update the columns with values like "approver1" ...
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How to save the webpage data as pdf using javascript

Using window.showmodaldialog(), populating HTML data as popup. We need the same populated data as PDF using JavaScript (Without using third party tools), how can we do this?
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Link directly from publishing page headline to attached document

On our corporate intranet, we upload news articles in two different formats: Written text in a Publishing Page (with or without any supporting documents) An empty Publishing Page with a PDF document ...
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InfoPath 2007 Template in InfoPath 2010, PDF Export is having Bad Quality and Alignment

I'm working on InfoPath 2007 template within InfoPath 2010. When I export the form to PDF and when I open the PDF, the quality and alignment is very bad. Is there any way to force the template to ...
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Office Web Apps - Edit PDF - WopiFrame: failed to generate iframe URL

Our Office Web Apps server seems to cause an error in SharePoint when opening a PDF: Clicking on the link to the PDF in the Document Library opens "Word Web App" and renders the PDF fine (in ...
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PDF icon removed from TEMPLATES but still appearing in libraries

We have a request to add the PDF icon to SharePoint. Because of our change process I have to first make this change in our dev environment. The only problem is that it has already been done in the ...
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How to Password Protect a Document in SharePoint?

HR started uploading lots of personel pdf documents to their tight controlled SharePoint document center. HR have access and off course we in IT (shapepoint team) has access to personal pdf file (that ...
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Auditing on PDF documents in a library

Had a request to see how often a pdf was being used within a document library so i setup a test library in one of my team sites and was able to enable auditing on the library, after some open attempts ...
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Auto-convert Microsoft Publisher 2010 documents to HTML or PDF

Can anyone think of a way to automatically convert Microsoft Publisher 2010 (.PUB) documents to either HTML or PDF upon upload to a document library for viewing within a publishing site? We are ...
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Word Automation Services: Wrong font in created PDF

We migrated a solution that uses Word Automation Services to convert Word document in PDF files from a SharePoint 2010 farm to a SharePoint 2010 SP1 + CU Feb 2013 farm. The solution still works an ...
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How to filter by only pdf files in querypacket?

In a query packet used in SPServices to do searches on Sharepoint 2010 using jquery, I want to filter the results to only .pdf documents. How can I do that? The below shows all types of files... ...
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“Office document”/“PDF” content is not appearing in SharePoint Online (Office 365) search

I am working on "SharePoint online". I have restored the site and everything is working fine except Search. Even search is also working fine but not including the result of Office document, PDF ...
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How to open file in adobe reader using command line without checkout from Javascript?

I am working on print functionality. I am printing the PDF files (uploaded in SharePoint Library) using Adobe Reader command line from javascript. I am using ActiveX object to call the cmd. refer ...
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How to utilize sharepoint 2010 pdf searching programatically?

I am making a SharePoint 2010 web part that basically manages a document library of PDF documents. One component that I am working on is searching through PDF documents. I tried a custom PDF dll ...
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Prevent Download Files in Document Library

I want that users can't download the pdf files. Only read them but when I select an file it opens in Adobe and ask "Checkout& Open " or "Open". When I select "Open" I can't download but when I ...
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PDF embed in Sharepoint

I'm trying to display PDF in sharepoint aspx webpage.Using this code inside in aspx page <object><embed src="http://example/example.pdf" height="600" width="600" ...