Questions tagged [copy-and-paste]

Copy and paste is a basic operating system function that involves duplicating a file or content, placing it into the clipboard, and "copying" it to a new location.

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Pasting into a metadata column

So I am moving our phone inventory over to SharePoint, and I have created numerous columns. Three of the columns use metadata, and so when I paste the items into the field I get the little red box ...
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How can I copy a calendar event to another day?

Actually what the question says. I banged my head a lot to find an option to copy one calendar event from one day to another day but in vain. Am I missing something? I am using sharepoint from browser ...
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Solution to duplicate Site or Copy a site collection granularly

I'm a sharepoint admin and I'm receiving request everyday to duplicate a site or site collection. Site templates has limitations so I really want to have something to help me. I want to be able to ...
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I can no longer copy & paste from clipboard into SharePoint online

A few weeks ago, I was able to copy/paste an image from the clipboard into a rich textbox in SharePoint Online. I just realised that this feature is no longer available.I have tried with Chrome, ...
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IE + Pasting base 64 Image Data to ContentEditable Div

I'm having a problem getting Internet Explorer 11 to fire the paste event when I paste an image to a contenteditable div. I've got a .html file with javascript and html inside a Sharepoint Online ...
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PowerShell Copy SharePoint 2010 List Item Attachments into SharePoint 2013 Document Library

I have created PowerShell script to Copy SharePoint 2010 List Item Attachments into SharePoint 2010 Document Library. but now I am trying to Copy SharePoint 2010 List Item Attachments into SharePoint ...
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Cut and Paste not working in Datasheet view Sharepoint 2013 O365

I have a question regarding an unusual error that I can't seem to resolve. I have a document library and am trying to cut and paste metadata from an excel 2013 spreadsheet into columns in a datasheet ...
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copying a document from sharepoint explorer view is updating the file timestamp

I am trying to copy documents from SharePoint using Explorer view. Once the copy is completed from SharePoint to my local machine folder, the file time stamp is being updated with my id as last ...
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strip formatting when copy paste email address into people picker input user field

I'd like to get rid formatting specifically, mailto html tags that comes along with email addresses copied directly from outlook when i paste it into the user input field. It looks like its stripped ...
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a modal dialog that it's url has been copied not working properly

I've got a modal dialog with an upload control in it which is working with no problems. but when i try to copy the modal dialog's url (right click -> properties) and paste it in another ...
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Manage content and structure copy page is not setting same content type on target page list item

In SharePoint you have the ability to copy pages from one list to another. I have a page in list 1 which is set to use the Page content type. When I copy this same page to list 2 (same web) it copies ...
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Pasting…pdf docuemnt directly into Sharepoint Online M365 fails/timesout

I try to copy and paste a pdf directly from windows explorer into a text webpart in Sharepoint and it just sittings in a 'pasting...' status until the site timesout. Any ideas why or if this is even ...
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Moving Folders and Files From a Team Site to Sub-Site

I want to move a large volume of folders, sub-folders, and files from: OurURL.SharePoint.com/HQ/Working to OurURL.SharePoint.com/HQ/Collaborate I've tried to accomplish this in Windows Explorer but I ...
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Sync/Map/Copy Excel columns with SharePoint List columns in SP Online

I have SP Online environment, where i am trying to map/sync/copy multiple excel column values to SharePoint list columns. Scenario: I have a Excel spreadsheet with Question, Answer, Category and ...
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Copy document library - Document set to other Site

I need to copy document library to other site via powershell. My structure of this document library is like this: In a root si many folder, these folders can contains subfolder and these subfolder ...
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Error when copying files between document libraries in Windows Explorer [SP2010]

Two of our users receive an error message each time they try to copy a file between two document libraries with Open with Explorer in Sharepoint 2010. The document libraries are on seperate sites but ...
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Long File Name perevent to copy from source folder to destination on Sharepoint

Is there any way to copy files source folder to destination folder except move and drag. I did try to copy on my local folder but it says source path is too long. I really dont know what should I do. ...
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Why do I got this error when copy or move document to another library: User cannot be found

I am using sharepoint 2010. We have a workflow activity builded in Visual Studio. This activity is copy or move a document to another library. The activity has a function where it is possible to run ...
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How to make SharePoint form to copy a file to a folder?

I'd like to make a form for users on SharePoint that copies needed files to current directory. User should be able to choose file type(in fact I have 2 files and both are excel), then when submitted, ...