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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Get meta data from a previous version of a document through webservice in MOSS 2007

Is it possible to get metadata information from a previous version of a document in a document library using a SharePoint webservice? I know I can use the _vti_bin/Versions.asmx webservice to get ...
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How to get all major versions of List or Library Item using C#?

I have document library which has over 100 items. Each item has over 30 to 40 major & minor versions. I want to get only major versions of particular item programmatically using C#. foreach ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Can I get access to Version History tables?

I need to be able to produce a report to show the version history records for my SP databases. I imagine that I can access the SQL tables where the information is held, and pull out the version ...
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Link or button that directs to the current list items version history wihtin an Edit Form

I need a button or link within the Custom Lists Custom Edit Form that points to the Current List items Version History. I must be able to do this from SPD 2010?
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How to get filename from version history

I am trying to get all different file name from version history. Looks like sharepoint is not storing old filename. I changed the filename multiple time and when I looked at version history I see all ...
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How to get a old version of list item?

I need to get all field values of an specific version. It is possible by sharepoint hosted app (javascript)? I need to create a custom version history page of itens. If there is a caml query ...
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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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Version History: prevent restoring

Is it possible to prevent for a certain user group to restore a document from the version history?
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Will moving documents from a folder to the parent library cause issues with version history?

I'm having to move 1000s of documents from a folder into the parent library, I'm wondering if this would cause any issues with version history, ownership of the documents or the modified by/date, ...
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How can I get all versions of a specific list item using javascript?

I need to get versions and his changes. It is possible using javascript client object model? REST?
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Minor version limit exceeded

I have Sharepoint 2007 WSS and my users have been complaining about an error and so far I cannot find any information on it. These users are going into a Shared Document library and updating a ...
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What happens in the background(sql content db) when a version history is deleted?

i am trying to research a scenario of what is happening in the background (sql) when we delete a version history? i am trying to use an sql profile but Im getting confused with all that logs that ...
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How can I show only modified fields on item

I have a list with 60 fields in SharePoint Online (2013 wave) deployed as a sandboxed solution and would like to notify users for approval when somebody changes an item. Having a relatively high ...
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List version limits client-side

Versioning can be defined the same way in UI in SP2013 and O365: How can we programmatically set these limits in SP2013 without server-side code? Server-side we would have SPList.MajorVersionLimit ...
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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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Add comments to the version history

When you upload a new document you are able to add comments which are visible in the version history. If edit an exisiting document and save it you do have the option to add comments?? Is this ...
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how do I view the older version of the document without restoring?

If I add version to my documents and later on want to retrieve copy of an older version, how do I do that without restoring the older version? In my document library there is a file "test" that has ...
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SPFolder versions?

I am using SharePoint 2013 Server. I have a document library with enabled versioning. SPFolder.Item.Versions always returns only one last version of the folder item despite it was modified multiple ...
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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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SharePoint Document Set Version Extension

Before reading further, please note this is not a simple 'how do I enable versioning' and, as far as I can tell, nothing similar has been asked before... Instead I am looking for any solutions (3rd ...
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Possible to download all versions of a document?

My team is looking for a way to download all versions of a particular document on our site (or more generally we would like to back-up all versions of all documents in a particular document library). ...
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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 share-point, 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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SharePoint 2010 Version History Issue

We have this issue going on for one of our users for quite some time.He is uploading a document to a document librrary which is versioning enabled through a script or batch file.When he uploads the ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Versioning limits are not working for minor versions

I have set 3 minor and 3 major versions to be stored. Major versions work as expected. Oldest is deleted after the 3rd version. However minor versions are kept even when I save the 15th minor version. ...
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How to restore version from document metadata from 0.2 to 0.1 in powershell?

I have a document library and versioning is enabled. I would like to to restore a previous minor version by powershell. Is this possible? I know it is possible with major versions with the script ...
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Current version History Mod date overwritten when uploading new file

I am just a lowly end user and it seems help desk support at my place has no answers. I upload excelfiles daily to a sharepoint document library. The files have the same name and overwrite the ...
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Get a permalink to the current version that will be valid after later versions are created

Originally titled "Get document-version independent URL" I'm using the Versions.asmx SharePoint webservice, where I get the following output message: <results ...
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Can lists do version control on attachments?

All of our project descriptions Word doc attachments to entries in a sharepoint list. It does not appear that versions of the attachments are being created. When I click on the pulldown arrow and go ...
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Does disabling version history delete the old versions?

SharePoint 2010: I have several libraries that have version history enabled. In trying to save storage space and money, I need to delete duplicates/old copies. If I just turn off version history, does ...
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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 get SPfile versions?

I'm making a .txt to store each version of a file after I perform a certain action. The code I'm running is simple: write("version number: 0.1"); write("modified : " + ...
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Sharepoint 2010 upgrade loses versioning

We are currently upgrading from an old version of SharePoint 2007 to 2010. One issue we have discovered is that once we are upgraded versioning did not come across. Not only do we not have prior ...
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Sharepoint 2013 List version History

I am creating a solution with SharePoint 2013 and I have multiple SharePoint list. Each list has a few rich text edit box. Is there a way for the user to compare what has been changed between the ...
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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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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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SharePoint will not restore older version of a page

I have versioning turned on, I can view the Version History page but when I click a version and choose Restore, it doesn't actually do anything. The current version of my page remains. Is this a ...
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Advanced version history in SharePoint

Is there out the box advanced version history for List items which show when, which metadata change by who?
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How to compare field changes using powershell to iterate thru the version history

I need to be able to to notify users daily whenever an update to a list item has changed, and give them a list of fields that have been changed. I am using powershell to do this, and send out an ...
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Get the current version and level of listitem

I'm using a client script to retrieve listitem from a context. Everything works and load my item with and it's ok. myCtxtWeb.Load(item); myCtxtWeb.ExecuteQuery(); Now I'd like to know the versions ...
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How can I return differences between versions and access properties that changed?

i have a list in SharePoint 2010 that has fields "title,count" .one of the fields (count) possible to change. I FROCE TO USE CSOM CLIENT SIDE OBJECT MODEL ... NO SHAREPOINT.DLL BUT ...