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A web browser (commonly referred to as a browser) is a software application for retrieving, presenting and traversing information resources on the World Wide Web

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How to change the tab browser name for each documents using the metadata?

In my company we use our own metadata to create name codes for document management purposes. However that codes are the Doc Name that are presented in the tab browser. When a lot of documents are open ...
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What is the next best browser to use for Sharepoint 2013 On Prem (now that IE is no longer being supported by MS)?

Simple question - which browser is best for SP 2013, now that IE is no longer being supported by Microsoft? I know there is some loss in functionality e.g. Open with Explorer when using Edge or Chrome....
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Duplicate Sharepoint List and OneDrive in the browser

Duplicate sharepoint list and OneDrive in the browser can you help us please with the steps how can we delete it from the browser ? thank you in advance.
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File upload via browser vs WinExplorer

I came across a question where files are temporary stored when uploading them to SharePoint. Atm our files are stored on a network drive and must be migrated to SharePoint. We have to options: Upload ...
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What is the best browser to use with SharePoint Online/O365?

Background My organisation is moving towards O365 and SharePoint Online is being developed in the background. Our live system is SP 2013 and Internet Explorer has been the most compatible browser (e....
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Determine hyperlink to display based on client's browser

Is it possible to display a different hyperlink based on whether user is viewing the page from which the link is on in IE, Edge, or Chrome? Use case: We are using a vendor-based app that works well ...
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Opening .msg files from sharepoint in Outlook

I'm looking for a way to open .msg-files, that are saved under our sharepoint online, directly with outlook (so I can reply, forward etc.) in stead of opening a preview in the browser (just like our ...
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Sharepoint hub site totally blank on Internet Explorer browser - works on Chrome and Safari

Sharepoint hub site totally blank on Internet Explorer browser. It appears for a couple of seconds and then goes blank - the site appears normal on Chrome and Safari. I can get my other sites to come ...
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SHAREPOINT SERVER 2016 and UBUNTU

I have a computer with windows server, and I can access this windows server from another computer with the WINDOWS operating system with the firefox browser. When I try to access from another ...
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Cannot delete site column in Edge only

I have an oddly browser specific problem. I'm trying to delete some unwanted site columns from a content type. the content type is not yet in use anywhere. when I open to columns in the content type I ...
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Unable to Open previous versions of Documents in SharePoint 2013

This issue started happening yesterday. Users are reporting that if they try to open an Office document this works fine. However, if they try to open a previous version they get either a blank ...
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Script editor controls in browser [closed]

This is quite a mundane issue but I have a script editor used as a PDF display in a page and the options to zoom and print etc. are available in FireFox and IE but edge does not display these options, ...
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SharePoint 2016 On Premise - Force MS Office documents to open in browser

I know this sounds a repeating question to Open Word document in Browser However i have tried all the options mentioned therein. Unfortunately non of them are working. Document download to client ...
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Unexpected Error with no Correlation ID

I have just created a new SharePoint 2010 farm. The topology is a single WFE with a separate SQL server back end. Both servers are utilising Windows Server 2012 R2. I attached a backup of one of our ...
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Upload file page on sharepoint?

I would like to create a blank page with an upload button. I want visitors to be able to upload a file to my documentlibrary. But i dont want visitors to have access to the files when they are ...
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Force Task URL to Open in IE

Is there a way to force a URL to open in a specific browser (Internet Explorer)? We have some people using chrome for their email, but I lose some of my task functionality if they open the email link ...
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Browsers are not able to show changes made in .css file

I have made some changes in Myfile.css file in my sharepoint project. after making changes to Myfile.css file. I right click the file and do "copy to sharepoint root". I see the message in out put ...
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Why aren't my InfoPath buttons displaying correctly and how can I fix them?

I have A SharePoint Online list with a New Item form I have customised with InfoPath. The functionality is simple. A serial number is entered into a text box and if it matches one fot he serial ...
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Safari 7.1 on MAC Computers causes navigation Issues with SharePoint 2010 -

Our Mac user updated there safari browsers to 7.1 and now the navigation doesn't work any more in SharePoint 2010. I have followed the solution here But no luck. I did create the safari.browser ...
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SP2013 avoid downloading a pdf from a library

I was asked to create a library that will contain only .pdf files, and I was asked to avoid users downloading the file (they only should view it). I set the correct user group with "view only" ...
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SharePoint 2013 ribbon doesn't look right

You ever have one of those problems where your google-fu doesn't work because you have no idea what words to use? That's the problem I have with two of my SharePoint 2013 sites. Simply put, the ribbon ...
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Sharepoint Site doesn't open on Safari 8.0.2

I upgrated my software and Safari 8.0 installed with the update. My sharepoint site can open in Safari 8.0. But I upgrated Safari 8.0 to Safari 8.0.2. But my sharepoint site can't open. I searched ...
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How to disable "allow xxx to run 'microsoft office'"?

I have a publishing site on SP 2013. When viewed with Firefox, users get a message: Allow site.xzy.com to run "Microsoft Office? How do I disable this? I thought this was the "client integration"...
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Browser "back" history list has multiple entries for the same pages in SharePoint Online

Our company uses SharePoint Online for our public-facing website. All was well until a week ago. When browsing our website, clicking through links, it was discovered one would sometimes have to ...
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SharePoint 2013: hover on search result automatically starts downloading document

I have configured a search results webpart to show documents based on the search keywords. As soon as I hover on any of the search result item, it automatically triggers download and asks weather to ...
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Download file with C# WindowsForms "WebBrowser" from Sharepoint OneDrive

When I looking for way to communicate with Sharepoint OneDrive, I can't understand cridentials and way to login with c# desktop app. And I found another way. I create WebBrowser component, then ...
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Click back button after logout and the application should not be browsed again

I am currently using SAML token authentication for one of our clients. When I click log-out the session is getting cleared , everything works fine. But when I click the browser back button I can still ...
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SharePoint avoid user authentication

I am new to sharepoint(2010). I have created a application page.Now when I run it on other machines it prompts me with the username and password credentials which is annoying for end user. How can I ...
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how can i go back or UP one level Folder in document library web part in sharepoint 2010

My question about document library web parts that appear in my first page in SharePoint 2010 Sites. (this picture ) when users want to browse in that web part and when they click on folders cant go ...
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Safari,not able to save list items

I am using Safari 6.0.5 on mac 10.8.5 with SharePoint 2007. I am trying to edit an existing entry in a list that has a custom edit form. Edit is OK, but when I click OK or submit , nothing happens. ...
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In powerpoint web app 2013,PPT is not displayed correctly in MAC OS Mozilla Firefox,even working fine in other browsers

I have created a PowerPoint app in SharePoint 2013 and I used a ppt in this app. My ppt images are displaying correctly in Google Chrome and in Internet Explorer in MAC OS, but it is not displaying ...
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Sharepoint 2010 / Google Chrome / Excel

From one of our users: Now that many of the items seem to work with Sharepoint and Chrome, one of the biggest outstanding issues is that it wants to open the documents in the browser by default. ...
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How can I change the default browser loaded from SharePoint Designer 2010?

If I am in SharePoint Designer 2010 and select an item in a folder, and press F12, IE automatically pops up. I would like it to be Chrome. How can I adjust this setting in SharePoint? Thanks!
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Browser "hangs" on edit txt action

I know that you cannot open txt file into Notepad from SharePoint for edit, instead of this you should see the message "A Microsoft SharePoint Foundation compatible application could not be found to ...
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How to deploy app_browsers file?

Is there a simple way to deploy a file into the App_Browsers folder of all web applications? By now, the only way I found is to use a feature receiver that create and fire a custom SPTimerJob that ...
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