Web Distributed Authoring and Versioning (WebDAV) is an extension of the Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) that facilitates collaboration between users in editing and managing documents and files stored on World Wide Web servers.

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Open with Explorer in SharePoint 2013 not working

Hi we are currently experiencing error when accessing "Open with Explorer" in DocLib and davWWWRoot on our QA SharePoint 2013 Portal. After 3 log in attempt it show below error: ...
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Must manually refresh Windows Explorer after creating new files/folders in document library

We have just setup Sharepoint 2010 internally for testing and development. I created a simple document library, and mapped it up in Windows Explorer. It works OK - it's reasonably fast (at least ...
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Finding Links from Web DAV

Does anyone know of a way in which I can obtain the URL of a file if I am using the Windows Explorer or Web DAV view of a document library. So far I can only get the link by either the browser version ...
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Where does non-SharePoint content saved to SharePoint via WebDAV end up?

Where does non-SharePoint content saved via WebDAV end up? If I use the Windows Explorer to open any site in SharePoint, I can create a folder using the Explorer and add files. But these files aren't ...
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Open in Windows Explorer doesn't work

Here are my environment settings: OS: Windows XP 2002 IE: 8 32 bit SharePoint Site Version: 2013 Site permissions: Contribute Document library permission: Contribute Site type: Intranet Site ...
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Mount point to access the site's assets

I'm developing a Sharepoint Online website, and I'd like to use git's versioning on my CSS/JS/HTML assets. The ideal solution for me would be to have a mount point pointing to my Sharepoint assets, ...
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Service account to access UNC

I'm trying to access the UNC to copy a file from the UNC share to another location. The way it is set up it requires an interactive challenge for credentials, and I was told there is no way to change ...
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SharePoint 2007 and WebDav pro's & con's & custom development

recently I've heard about WebDav and that is being used with SharePoint. I did some research about WebDav, read some topics on Internet etc etc. What I've understood that WebDav is is an extension ...
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WebDAV versioning problems during upload

We experienced an issue where users were uploading files using Windows Explorer (WebDAV).  While uploading large files, it would continuously create new versions.  A 10 MB file ended up with 268 ...
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Visual Studio intellisense over WebDav (DAVWWW) does not work. Failed to Start Monitoring

The page lives in a library inside SharePoint 2007 and has inline c#.. no master page or sharepoint references. I can open, edit and save the page via the URL. But getting warnings and no ...
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Office 2010 and Sharepoint integration

Once again I'm facing problems with the Office 2010 and SP 2010 integration. About a month ago I had to uninstall two KBs (KB3055034 and KB3054886) because it was crashing Word. It works like this: ...
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Problem with document library in file dialog (under lists)

How do I browse to a document library located at ./Lists/Documents using a windows file dialog? When a document library is set up in a sub folder on the web (e.g. "./Lists/Documents" specified in the ...
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Customizable File Dialog Box Web View in SP2013

According to this rather old STS 1.1 article, "Customizing Web Views in File Dialog Boxes", you can customize the view used in Office file dialogs. The method described for customizing the individual ...
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SharePoint 2013 Apps with HTTPS & VM in Azure (Problem with SNI in IIS)

I have a VM in Azure with SharePoint 2013 (and one NIC) and this machine has a site to site vpn with my customer. In this farm i have applied the app model with https in a different web application ...
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Why do some documents get checked out when uploaded via WebDAV (Windows Explorer)?

In our productive SP2013 environment, we have a document library that is accessible via "Open in Explorer" feature. The doc lib and none of the content types do not have any mandatory fields and all ...
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Error when trying to open documents via WebDAV

When I try to click open on a word document or any document in webDAV via Sharepoint, it says that it couldn't find . Has it been moved, renamed or deleted? Well the document is there I can see it, ...