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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...