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I am new to share point and gained some basics. I have created a new content-type named "Student Project" with Folder as its parent. Inside that folder, I need a couple of mandatory documents such as Final report and Final Presentation.

Are there any ways to ask/force these documents to be uploaded on creating new Student Project?

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Create Document Sets instead of folders! For the Document Set content type in your library, configure Default Content on the Document Set Settings page shown below.

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For more information, see How to Use the Document Set Content Type in a SharePoint 2013 Document Library.

  • Hello! Thank you for your reply. How can I automatically ensure whether they have updated the document or it is still empty? – Anand Jan 30 '17 at 9:00
  • This is not something SharePoint can do for you! You'll need to develop a script or application that checks these documents and generates the appropriate notification(s). SharePoint has rich APIs that will allow you to programmatically do almost anything. – Lars Fastrup Jan 31 '17 at 15:12

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