The process of storing, organizing, retrieving and archiving documents or other objects based on a pre-defined system.

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What's the difference between a document center and a records center?

I'm not clear on the differences between sharepoint's built-in templates for ECM. Document Center A site to centrally manage documents in your enterprise. Records Center This template creates a ...
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How to configure a SPD Workflow to start using an account different from the System Account

We have created a group of SPD workflows that are associated to different document libraries in a Record Center. The workflow themselves work great, but right now (after installing the latest CU [...
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Content Organizer in a Records Management Scenario for multiple Content Types

We are currently doing a POC for a client to use SharePoint 2010 for Records Managment. The client has around 200 content types, and a deep nested file plan of around 500 potential nodes. In order to ...
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Is there a way to refire a retention policy after a document has been updated.

Scenario: Retention policy set on "Expiry Date" column. Starts a workflow that notifies a user. User updates the document (and expiry date) Retention policy no longer fires when the new expiry ...
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Barcoding in Sharepoint

I enabled Barcoding on one of the list in Sharepoint by going to Settings> Information Management Policy Settings > .. . There were already some list items in the list and as soon as I enabled ...
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No change in v4.master or css but still getting error

Getting this error "Code blocks are not allowed in this file" when accessing http://portal.company.com/companyErecord/rcconsole.aspx This is a brand new site collection created with Record Template. ...
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Issue with Content Organizer Rule for Document Sets in SharePoint 2010

I have created a new custom content type for document sets in SharePoint 2010. This content type is published via a Content Syndication Hub. I have also created a Record Centre site on the same web ...
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How to compare 2 libraries?

I have a situation with employee records. I have few libraries with active employees records. and I have 2 libraries that contain terminated employees records. The idea is when someone is terminated ...
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Most Efficient Way to Scan Large Volume of Records/Documents into SharePoint

What is the most efficient method you used to scan and upload large volume (> 10 TB) of records and documents into SharePoint? The things I am interested in are: Speed Ability to add metadata and ...
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Adding Document to a record library programmatically

I have a requirement, where I need to upload a document like invoice report to a record library programatic. I have used the same code as uploading document to a normal document library. Now the ...
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Sharepoint Asset Management

My Question is simple: asset management system Does sharepoint have asset management integrated ? We have 2,000 Computers,Printers and we looking for a new way to centralize the management. We ...
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Uploading a large volume of documents with metadata

I have a requirement to upload thousands of documents to SharePoint with metadata - probably using .csv that points to file location on a hard disk with the relevant metadata and destination library. ...
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Is SharePoint's Record Management certified to any standard?

Is SharePoint's Record Management certified to any standard? Standards like the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) 5015.02.
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SharePoint Record Center not routing documents

We are working with a Record Center configured to route documents to different libraries depending on the associated content type. The rules are created without any particular customization. The only ...
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Is there a way to allow the public to view a document library?

I was wondering if there is a way, as a small business, to share your public records with the entire public, meaning that anyone can read/download them without logging in. More specifically I have an ...
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Routing documents to specific folders with Metadata

I work for a local council and a particular content management system for Education Psychologists is no longer supported. We're considering using Sharepoint 2013 as an alternative. It was very easy ...
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TIFF IRM Protector

I know by default, SP 2010 does not have a TIFF IRM protector. Before trying to write a TIFF protector, if such a protector is already available could someone point me to it.
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Best library to store and manage 36,000 contracts

I have a client who has over 36,000 documents that he would like to move to a SharePoint library. We have moved the 5,000 list view limit, but I am wondering if perhaps another library would fit ...
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Max number of items in a sharepoint list?

I currently have 28679 records in my sharepoint list, what is the max size with attachments a list can hold as well has max number of records in a list. Thank you
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Is there a way to route a record/policy to all employees to sign

I am looking into add a record library into my company's SharePoint site. The main use for this would be to store digital copies of records/forms/policies that employees are required to sign. I want ...
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Records Management CSOM API in SharePoint 2016

Does anyone know if with SharePoint 2016 (online) we finally get a CSOM interface to the records management functions?
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SP13: Archiving Pages

I am working in SharePoint 2013 an I have been tasked to archiving some pages that are outdated, however, cannot be deleted (eDiscovery). The organization did not purchased the Records Management ...
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How could this happen? Records declared without checked out user

I have a bunch of records that exist on my sharepoint site that have somehow become records without being checked out to a user.... Any idea how that could be possible? I was under the impression ...
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Is there a way to automatically send major document versions to a Records Center while keeping the primary document active?

I'm working on a project in SP Server 2010 that requires strong record keeping. We have living documents that are constantly being updated, but we also have strict documentation requirements. Ideally, ...
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How to check if a library column is a site column?

I have inherited ownership of a Sharepoint site by someone who left the company several months ago. I've been asked to reorganize the site (it's still a mess from when they migrated from 2007; the ...
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SharePoint 2013 - eDiscovery and deduplication

Does anybody here have experience with using deduplication features for eDiscovery in SharePoint 2013? From what I can see there are some deduplication options when you run the Export process. How ...
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Making documents as Records and Approach for its Management

I am having a requirement to make the documents/items in my doc lib,lists as records after 8 months is reached[from the date of document creation] in my publishing site collection. But the issue is, I ...
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How to send a file to RMA (Records Management Application) to some subfolder?

I am using the OOTB SharePoint RMA (Records Management Application) functionality. I would like to create some custom action which sends the selected documents to the Records Management Application, ...
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Sharepoint Standard View vs Datasheet View - Records showup

I have a weird problem. I have created 2 views, lets say ViewA and ViewB in a list with the same criteria. View A is a Standard View View B is a Datasheet View Strangely ViewA returns the records ...
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Move and Leave a link with routing documents

We have the next scenario in Office 365: We have configured Records Management to use Send To Connections with Move and Leave a Link. We have configured a set of rules that expect the user or admin ...
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Unable to Register Managed Account

When I followed http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/fp179923%28v=office.15%29 ,section Create an isolated app domain on your development computer step 5, I should create a new managerAccount. But ...
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Record Center retention settings for declared records

I have a site that uses in place record management. We created a custom policy ColumnRetention that creates a record based on a value of a field. Now I want to archive all records to a seperate ...
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How to access Information Management Policy 'separate retention setting for records' from the object model

Part of my solution manages Information Policies. I'm trying to find out if it is possible to access a particular setting from the object model. On the Edit Policy page, you can specify a different ...
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Set Record Declaration Settings programmatically

I created a feature receiver whereby on activation will activate and set certain features and its properties. One of that feature is InPlaceRecords. Below is my code in the FeatureActivated method:- ...
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Record Center Resources

I am looking at using the Record Center site collection type in an upcoming project. What resources would you recommend to learn Record Center and what it can do?
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Differences between out-of-the-box SharePoint Document Retention and 3rd Party solutions

Can someone help me by telling me what is the major gain(s) by using a 3rd party document retention/records management solution over what SharePoint 2010 offers?
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How to restore document from records center (not inplace!) in SharePoint 2013 server?

How to restore document from records center (not inplace!) in SharePoint 13 server?
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Architecture question for record management

We are designing a contract management system in SharePoint 2013. The contracts are separated by departments and by locations. Users in a particular department/location should only have access to ...
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Is Records Management An Enterprise Feature?

How do I find out which features are Enterprise and which are standard? For example, is Records Management an enterprise feature requiring an Enterprise CAL? Also is a Document Center an ...
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Routing rule for all content types

We have about 50 content types. We want to create a routing rule that matches EVERY document. So, we've created a rule and added the alias "*". However, it doesn't work! It only works when we upload ...
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Record Retention to File System

The goal is to archive records. But, in case these archived records need to be retrieved from tapes or backup systems, I want to have the ability to maintain at least some of the metadata by adding/...
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How to configure the behavior of SendToOfficialFile.aspx

I am currently troubleshooting an issue with missing content type metadata after using Send To to publish document stored in secure subsite to top site document library. The source document library ...
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Route a document to a Record Center using Client Object Model

I need to programatically upload a document and route to the record center with all content organizer rules. This should be a Client Object Model Solution. I have a solution in Server Object Model. ...
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Detect when an item is declared as record?

This is a weird scenario. user needs to create a document library when a calendar event is created, and show in the calendar event a link to the document library. My solution: create a feature ...
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Archive a document library after 30 days?

I am very new to this concept of archiving and record management. I have the following requirements: Create a document library when a new event is added. I can do this with an event receiver. The ...
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Remove a Policy Resource with Powershell

I am having trouble deploying a Custom Retention Policy, and have ended up with a hanging policy resource that is keeping me from activating the retention policy. I was wondering if there was a way ...
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Updating a record from an event receiver and a workflow

In my situation, I have records being added to a record center that are immediately declared as a record. There are some fields that are associated with these list items that I need to be able to ...
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Configuring Record Centre Drop Off Library for multiple document uploads

The situation is that users will be uploading documents from CD (third party document scanning) with 100 or so documents per CD. I hope to be able to let the users do one or two multiple document ...
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Document set link stub - page cannot be found error

After successfully sending a Document Set to the record centre, I click on the link stub which is left behind and instead of taking me to the new location of the document set, Sharepoint shows me a ...
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Sending additonal data with document/form sent to the Records Center

I currently have a form that employees can fill out to request changes to ISO controlled documents, this form/form library is located under site A. I have been asked that after the requested ...