A historical listing of a set number of previous versions of an item or document. Versions may be divided into major and minor sets, with minor versions representing drafts and major versions representing fully published instances of the item.

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Error when trying to view Previous Version of a File in SharePoint

Whenever I try and access a file's version history in SharePoint Designer (2013 in this case), I get the following error: Versions cannot be accessed at this time server is busy This is a ...
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Retrieving SharePoint file version properties from the web API

I'm trying to access the properties (column/field metadata) from old file versions in a document library, via SharePoint's web API. I can successfully query the library to get a list of files with ...
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Tracking changes in a list at item level

What I need to do is keep track of a rather large list on SharePoint, when a user makes a change to a value in a particular column the new value should be displayed along with a Y to denote the item ...
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Export table of all versions of list items

Using SharePoint 2007, and I only have client-side access. I can view all versions of each item in a list by using the IncludeVersions parameter as follows: ...
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Component dedicated to version comparison of Word documents

Does it exist some component for displaying differences between versions of Word document inside SharePoint?
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How can I implement Track Changes functionality with InfoPath 2007/2010 in SharePoint 2007

I need to track changes from version to version in my InfoPath forms that are hosted in a SharePoint 2007 form library. Can someone walk me through what my options are? I need to understand all of ...
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Component for content preview of past versions document

I am looking for a third party component able to offer a content preview of past versions of a document. Thanks for your help.
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What is the highest major version number possible?

We have documents that are updated automatically in SharePoint libraries and on each update a new major version is created. I know the maximum number of major version possible is 400,000 in SP2013 ...
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Shared hosted app and version history modal from hosted web?

I have a problem with this shit SharePoint cross origin and frame unfriendly system. With other words: Why can't I configure the security for a site? Or why there is no option "Allow apps to access ...
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Migrate documents from 2007 to 2013 and maintain version history?

Currently I have a SharePoint 2007 site that I am upgrading to SharePoint 2013. Is it possible to copy the documents from the 2007 site to the 2013 site whilst maintaining version history? I'd be ...
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Column Versions

Is there any way of adding a column to show the previous version of an approval status? I want 2 columns: one to show the current version and the second column to show the previous version of the ...
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SP 2013 - Manually insert version?

I have a list with versioning enabled. In that list I have a field that users select if an item is completed or pending. When the item is marked completed the display form grabs that information ...
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Publishing as major version fixes issue?

I have a file that was not responding to attempts to check it out. Version history showed 6 major and 934 minor versions of 17.5 MB file. I published later as major version and appears to work. Why ...
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Mass check out SharePoint 2013 when copying to SharePoint 2010, retain Version History

I need to move most of the contents of our current SharePoint 2013 site, to a SharePoint 2010 site (due to Corporate merger). I have mapped the network drives so I can just drag and drop what we need, ...
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GIT Interaction

We use GIT as VCS. For management and for overview, we would like to connect GIT with SharePoint to display metadata of our SW-projects (we do not want to use TFS). Researching on the subject matter ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow Field Creating New Version With Each Stage of Workflow

I recently created a workflow that is attached to a document set. The workflow goes through a number of stages to create, update or delete a calendar item in a separate list. When the workflow was ...
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Check Out, Update, then Check In a File in SharePoint Client Object Model

I would like to programatically update a SharePoint file by checkout/checkin. I have written code that looks like it should do what I want it to do: static void ...
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Sharepoint 2013 version history for anonymous users

i have Sharepoint 2013 site with anonymous access enabled. I have custom list with versioning enabled. Can anyone tell me best way to enable "Version History" access (view permissions) for anonymous ...
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Add link referenced to ItemID to displayform.aspx [duplicate]

Is there any way to add version history link (bellow code) on displayform.aspx as a content webpart? <a href="#" onclick="SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog( {url: ...
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Version history button Sharepoint 2013

Is there any way how to insert "Version History" button from Ribbon to page or displayform.aspx in SP List? Thanks a lot. Dominik
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Move files to another site collection and retain version history

We are creating a new site collection and migrating content from the old site. The problem is we need to retain version history for files. We have global admin access, but no access to the server ...
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Display Correct Modified By and Modified times and dates using Powershell

I have a script that outputs to CSV all items from all Lists and all files from all Libraries below: function Get-DocInventory([string]$siteUrl) { #$site = New-Object Microsoft.SharePoint.SPSite ...
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How to output all previous versions of a file using Powershell

I have a script that displays multiple columns and outputs to CSV file below: Add-PSSnapin Microsoft.sharepoint.powershell $url = "http://contoso.com" $site = New-Object ...
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How to change the Version History view of a wiki page

How can I change the default columns shown when looking at the Version history of a page in a Sharepoint (2010) Wiki Library ? It currently shows No., Modified, Modified By, Comments, Approval Status ...
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Get all the versions of files and metadata from a MOSS 2007 document library

Is there a best practise to get all document versions with metadata from 2007 doc lib on Windows Server 2003? data is not migrated to another SharePoint! It will be transfered to other platform and ...
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SPServices and GetListItemChanges

I'm trying to get the changes made on all items from a list using SPServices, in xml. This is the code I have so far: $(document).ready(function(){ $().SPServices({ operation: ...
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GetLimitedWebPartManager on published version of file (not latest checked in)

This is SharePoint 2010. I want to get the published web parts from a page that have three versions. When I call the GetLimitedWebPartManager() on the version that I want I get 0x80070003 This error I ...
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DispForm does not show prior version

My question is the same as Version history(display form) shows only the latest version data, except that the accepted answer in that question does not solve my problem. More details below the ...
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Calculated field to show difference between Created and when certain field changed

I'm not sure if this is possible, but I'll ask anyway. We have items that have a field called "Status", and we'd like metrics (which is where the calculated field comes in) for how long (in days) was ...
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Version history(display form) shows only the latest version data

I've a custom list with version history enabled in SharePoint 2010. When I open the version history data,all the versions shows only the latest version data. Actually when I click on "Version ...
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Approving item makes no new version

In my SharePoint list I have item that I have just approved. I clicked the Approve/Decline button in Edit form, and then chose Approved. Now when I take a look at Version history, I see that last ...
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Enable versioning on SPList programmatically

I might be missing something obvious, but I am trying to enable version history on a regular task list programmatically. It is definitely possible from the UI, but how can this be achieved in code? I ...
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Is it possible to show file name in document version history

I am wondering if it is possible to track file name changes in SharePoint 2010 document version history? Like when you change a property the document version will show that that value was changed. but ...
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remove the first major version of a doc powershell

I am uploading a file into sharepoint and changing the metadata like so $FileStream = New-Object IO.FileStream($File.FullName,[System.IO.FileMode]::Open) $FileCreationInfo = ...
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Enterprise Wiki and Page history

Has anyone every looked at the page history on an enterprise Wiki. I've got my first enterprise wiki setup and content is coming in but when I go to page history it just comes back with "This page ...
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View History for all files in SharePoint 2010

How can I view the changes made in SharePoint 2010 to content for all files within a site? I know that I can view the history for a particular item, but I can't figure out how to view the history ...
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Version History does not update when lookup changes - how to fix?

The problem: I create a document library and a custom list, then use the custom list as the source for a lookup column in the library. Now I add a document to the library and set the value of the ...
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SharePoint pages reverting to old version automatically

The platform is SharePoint 2010. There have been a few cases where a page has been updated (a public facing page) to the next major version. At some point, the page, without any user interaction, ...
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Document IDs change when files are overwritten

We are using Sharepoint Online 2013. Versioning is activated and functional. Our problem: I upload a document to SharePoint. I modify a local copy of the document and upload it again overwriting ...
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Get List Item Version History for each item if specific field was changed

I have a list that has versioning turned on. Three of the fields are multi-line text boxes which have appending turned on. I want to iterate thru each item in the version history and look for ...
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How to create a display for last major version only

We are using a SP2013 site with some workflows and we need to display documents withe their last version only. Let's say we have 5 docs with minor versions (1.2, 2.6, 2.2, etc...) and we want to ...
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How can I move a document from one directory to another?

How can I move a document into a sub-folder and still maintain its version history from the old location in the new location?
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Export version history from sharepoint online using webservices

I am using webservices to export web from sharepoint online. Migration is working fine but versions are not getting migrated with the web. I am using ExportWeb method of /_vti_bin/Sites.asmx service. ...
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Document Library OOB delete versions issue SharePoint 2013

I have a document in document library and it has 1.0, 2.0 major version and 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.4 minor version. When I click "Delete Minor Versions" or "Delete All Versions", the last major and minor ...
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Get Item version history in a dialog box on a webpart

I created a web part with all items of different lists, I also added a image button in front of each item, now on click I want to see a dialog box opening with version history of that item. I think ...
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How to insert a document to version history library using powershell?

We did a migration from SP2007 to SP2013 using DocAve tool but we got some errors when migrating some document versions. We tried it a couple of times via the tool but still it will not migrate those ...
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Get all list items versions from client side

I am trying to get all versions from every item in a SharePoint list using only client-side through a web part. Following the exemple at ...
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Get version history of each file in document set

Can anyone help me to get version history of each file in document set. I have tried as below. here im able to get file name in doc set. SPSite site = SPContext.Current.Site; ...
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How to get major & minor version limit of list/library using javascript?

How to get Major Limit of Sharepoint List and both Major & Minor Limit of Sharepoint Library using javascript ?
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customize Version History Form in doc lib

I would like to customize the version history form in my SharePoint 2013 Online App's document library with Visual Studio 2013. I have created a button + script that keeps only the last version of ...