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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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Generate Thumbnail Images from PDF Documents Skip to end of metadata

How to generate thumbnail image of pdf images ? i am using iTextsharp but i cant find any way to create image from pdf. Is there any other way to create thumbnail image? or can we create using ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 - How to remove hash values from search results in IE

Within SharPoint 2013, I have a SharePoint Publishing Page that is displaying my search results. This page also has a input box so that visitors can type in what they are looking for. The initial ...
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Issue showing PDF file in SharePoint on IE8

In our SharePoint 2013 app, we are loading PDF file in browser (IE 8) through iFrame. However, when the PDF is rendered, the content is messed up.
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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 ...