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Questions tagged [document-id]

The ID property of a document object, expressed in the form of a GUID.

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Document ID not being set in Libraries

My document id service does not run on some libraries. I've tried manually triggering it by running Document ID enable/disable job then Document ID assignment job. The Document ID field is always ...
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Custom Document-ID Provider with SharePoint Online

does anyone have a knowledge if this is possible to do for SharePoint Online? How to Create a Custom Document-ID Provider with SharePoint 2013 I did a solution (sandbox) and I managed to activate it ...
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How to send a Document ID link instead of a general link

I'm not sure if this is possible, but I would like to set up my site so that when users send links to documents, they send the permanent URL related to the Document ID, instead of the standard link ...
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Get Library and Folder from document guid (C#)

Information given I am using version 16.0.0.0 of the Microsoft.SharePoint.Client library. There are several different document libraries in the SharePoint site. In code, we are given a list of ...
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URL in calculated column

Is it possible to have "clickable" URL address in (SP 2010) calculated column without any JavaScript code or Designer? I found the way how to easily make "universal" Document ID links visible for ...
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SharePoint 2013 Document ID Character Limit

I have a project in which we want to extract the SharePoint generated Document ID from the persistent URL: https://SITE_COLLECTION_URL/_layouts/15/DocIdRedir.aspx?ID=ABCDEFGHIJKL-11-1 It appears as ...
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DocIdRedir.aspx sometimes redirects to search results instead of document preview

I have a site collection with Document ID service enabled, and then a Document Library with DocumentID Value column exposed in the default view. For ~80% documents when an user clicks on DocumentID it ...
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How can users easily share document IDs in SharePoint 2013?

We have SharePoint 2013 Enterprise, and we are using the built-in Document ID services. I'm looking for a way with minimal customization that users can easily share documents by Document ID instead ...
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SP2010: Strange behavior querying on taxonomy field

I need to query a document library to get items associated with some taxonomy terms, or items with specific documentId (site collection scoped feature, not the integer ID of the item), but the whole ...
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Unique & Linkable Document ID Across SharePoint Farm

We have a requirement to link directly to documents across the SharePoint Farm. Currently links are based on document name & document ids are only unique within the site collection. We have ...
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How can I preserve the DocumentID in a SharePoint 2013 to 2016 upgrade process?

I will be upgrading from SharePoint 2013 on-prem to SharePoint 2016 on-prem. I would like to know if by default the DocumentIDs will be preserved after upgrade to 2016. If not, how can the IDs be ...
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Could not look up Document ID due to an error encountered in Microsoft Search Server

Today I'm facing a problem with Document ID look-up, after went through all the steps: Activate Document ID and Document Set feature Run Document ID job assignment and Document enable timer job My ...
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Programmaticly change Document ID's

I want to change the Document ID through code, the why is out scope for this question. I do have a reason, and I can explain this if you want, but please accept the fact that I have the need to change ...
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Pass ID into URL for newform.aspx?

I have a display form and a list web part just below that. When users click "add new item" on that list web part, I would like for the values to automatically be populated. The url for the diplay ...
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Get file ID after upload using JSOM

I use JSOM to upload document in library. I use this JS: var file; var fileCreateInfo; function CreateFile() { // Ensure the HTML5 FileReader API is supported if (window.FileReader) { ...
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Get item by DocID using PowerShell

Has anybody retrieved items by their DocId using powershell. Specifically the ID generated by the DocID service. I'm looking to get details of items based on a (large) list of DOCIDs. I guess I could ...
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Documents Migrated from 2010 have bad Document IDs

I have done an upgrade for a SharePoint 2010 site collection to 2013. The site collection in question is a document center and there were a few thousand documents contained in it. Another person ...
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Duplicate Document ID In Document Library

I have a document library in SharePoint 2013 that has a few documents with the same document ID. Is there anyway I can regenerate this without reuploading the documents? I've tried the fix mentioned ...
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Retrieve Doc ID generated by Document ID services using CSOM PowerShell

Once we activate the Document ID Service from the Site Collection Features. Whenever a document is uploaded in a library a Unique Document ID is generated. And this ID looks something like ...
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How do I get the Document ID for a Document Set from the Document ID of a document within the set?

I have a SharePoint site collection with both the Document Set and Document Id features enabled. I then have a document library where I've created multiple document sets, each with one or more ...
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How to programmatically get the filename using the document ID and jsom

In a site collection I've activated Document ID, using https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Enable-and-configure-unique-Document-IDs-ea7fee86-bd6f-4cc8-9365-8086e794c984 Is there a code that has ...
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Grant permissions on documents in a document center based on the document ID

First of all let me start by saying that I'm not a professional SharePoint 2010 developer. I know some basics and read about how SharePoint is constructed and stuff, played with it a little, but it ...
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Opening Document's using Document ID (DocIdRedir.aspx) results in Read-Only mode

SharePoint 2010 has a nice feature called "Document ID". This gives users the ability to open documents using [siteurl]/_layouts/DocIdRedir.aspx?ID=[DOCIDHERE] This works fine, but It always opens ...
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Document IDs on existing Lists with inherited Content Types not showing

I've got some existing lists that have custom content types inherited from the Document content type. I've activated the Document ID Service feature, and any new lists I create using the same content ...
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SP2016 - on prem - Doc id does not change

As said in subject SP2016 on prem. Doc library has a list of documents that have flagged approvals or rejections. When I edit the doc, upload same name doc the doc ID never changes. Version will ...
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Preserve New Document ID when copying to another site

I need to copy documents from Site A to Site B (Document ID has been turn on) Site A, contains documents that users edit countless times before the documents are copied (publish) to Site B. Site B ...
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Column 'Document Id' not added to Library even after activating 'Document ID Service'

To enable document id feature in SP10, I followed the steps mentioned in the following posts: Document ID in SharePoint Server 2010 SharePoint 2010 – Activating the Document ID Feature Why after I ...
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URL for SharePoint 2010 file that does not use its file name

I am trying to answer a business question that requires us to provide links to files in SharePoint 2010. The names and metadata of these files may change over time so we can't use these in the links ...
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DocID as a clickable column in Content Search web part

We use the content search web part with a custom display template to show our documents throughout our intranet based on various criteria such as file type, language, Document Type (custom column) etc....
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Fetch the document name from Document Library using Document ID

I have a Document Library with multiple documents. One can select multiple documents even all the documents at a time. I need to fetch the documents name which are selected in Javascript using JQuery &...
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Query SharePoint documents by Doc ID without using search service

I'm currently building some applications that will connect to a WCF acting as a middleware between these external apps and a Document Management System. This means that I have doubts choosing the DMS (...
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Document ID not showing in document properties

I have enabled the Document ID Feature, and it works just fine; in the document library, I can have a view showing the IDs. However, the ID is not visible when I check the document properties, and it'...
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How to fix Multiple Documents with same Document ID

I have a SharePoint 2010 Document Center site collection with Document Id's enabled. In the properties for any item there is a link to the document ID that should open the document. Instead the link ...
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Preserve Document IDs while copying document from one site collection to another

Can we preserve the document ID assigned to a document while moving it from one document library in one site collection to another document library in other site collection? I searched for some ...
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Wiki Link to Document

Background SharePoint offers some markdown allowing you to easily link to wiki pages and lists / list items by use of square bracket notation. This is preferable to the "add link by address" ...
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Access Document ID from a different Site Collection

I have the Document ID Service feature enabled in a Site Collection. I have a Records Center site provisioned in a different Site Collection - within the same web application. If I create a document ...
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Document ID feature still scheduled to be completed by an automated process?

In SharePoint 2013, I just added a new site collection. I activated the Document ID feature. I set the Document ID settings. I went to Central Admin and started the Document ID enable/disable job. I ...
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Document IDs and Content Type Hubs

If i have my content types in a hub (different site collection) and I want to use document IDs on a subscriber site, does the Document ID feature need to be active on both the hub and the subscriber?
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Document ID for List Items

Is it possible to get a document ID for an item in a custom list? I have the Document ID service enabled, but I can't see any document ID in the list of xsl items. For reference, I'm using the ...
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Accessing SharePoint Document ID Properties Using Powershell

Due to third party Software installed in our SharePoint environment we have a number of documents with the same DocumentID. I am working on a PowerShell script that will check each item and assign a ...
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What property do I use to insert the Document ID in template

I've enabled the Document ID on my site collection. What property do I use to put a link in the page layout with the document ID. (to save the user from having to go to page > edit properties > view ...
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How to open a file using Item Id in SharePoint document library?

I am working on SharePoint Foundation 2010. I want to open file from a link. I found a solution "Link To Document" content type. But in "Link To Document" content type we need filename of original ...
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stop users linking to files in file system from web pages

We are still working on our sharepoint implementation and have had a requirement come in from the powers that be to stop users linking to file system(network drive) documents from their webpages. ...
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Getting the ID of a newly uploaded document

How to obtain the ID of a newly uploaded document using web services (c#, .net)? Is the following the best way to obtain Doc ID? private string sGetID(string sURL, string sListGUID, string sFileName) ...
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linking a document to another document

our setup for document library as follows. We have bunch of document sets (200 doc sets to be exact) in a document library. Each doc set is for particular vendor. We place contracts in each document ...
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Clarify Event receivers Document ID Generator for Item Add

Could someone clarify this for me. I am using Document ID in a SharePoint site. I have added 4 content types to a library and I note that 4 Document ID Generator event receivers have been created for ...
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DocID Property is not Present on Some Sites

I've been trying to activate the DocID feature on certain sites in our Site Collections. On each site collection we have the DocID feature activated following these instructions. For a long time we ...
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Document ID link not displayed in SPO

Document ID feature is activated and documents have assigned Document IDs, all good here. The issue is that the only way to get a Document ID link is to open file properties and copy the Document ID ...
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Sharepoint search error with www,

I'm having an issue with the 'www' subdomain. If I go to http://www.example.com/_layouts/15/DocIdRedir.aspx?ID=UY5JTSVC6DCC-1-83 I get an error Could not look up Document ID "UY5JTSVC6DCC-1-...
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Document ID URL opens excel File write locked

We have some issues cause our users often are using the document id link. So when a document id link of an excel file will be opened the excel file is not editable. There's also no possibility to get ...