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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 can I force SharePoint 2010 to open PDF's in the browser?

In SharePoint 2007, clicking on a PDF in a document library would open it within the browser. In SharePoint 2010, doing the same asks me to save the PDF. How can I force SharePoint 2010 to just open ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Some PDF fails to open with error “internet explorer cannot display the webpage” from a document library

We recently upgraded our browser Internet Explorer(Standard browser for our organization) from IE 8 to IE 9 and since then just one user(not all) having issue opening few PDF documents. In a same ...
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PDF forms for SharePoint

What are you thoughts on PDF forms for SharePoint instead of InfoPath forms? Can PDF forms handle logics and rules like Infopath Forms? What are some good 3 party tools for PDF forms for SharePoint? ...
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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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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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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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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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Creating monthly report of a list

I have a list that gets updated every month and currently any item in the list that is over 5 days of the current day gets deleted. However, now I wanted to keep a record of the list items that get ...
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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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Can Sharepoint 2010 / Adobe iFilter search results link to specific pages in PDF files?

I have Adobe iFilter installed in SharePoint Foundation 2010, and PDF files are appearing in the search result hits. If you click on the link, it opens the PDF file but not to the correct page where ...
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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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Viewing PDF in Page Viewer Web Part in WSS 3.0, users are prompted to download, open or save

Currently using WSS 3.0 and I am using page viewer web part to display a PDF file though when the page loads, users are prompted with the file download box to open or save the file. Running Internet ...
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PDF Viewer in SharePoint 2010?

I'm looking for a good PDF viewer for SharePoint 2010. We have a lot of PDFs in our document library and we'd like to have a viewer embedded in SP instead of relying on the user's external PDF viewer. ...
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How to automatically convert the word document into PDF?

Is there any workflow that I can create to convert a word document into PDF after the approval workflow is finished.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Use Content Editor and iframe to Dynamically Display Selected PDF

So I have a library with PDF documents in it and a content editor web part underneath. When I select a PDF item I would like it to display in the <iframe>. I can accomplish this with a static ...
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Can't open PDF document

I am able to open a PDF document that is uploaded on staging but not able to open same document from development server. Its all working on IE but not on Chrome browser, I wonder if its related to ...