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In the context of SharePoint a document refers to a computer file, usually stored in a SharePoint library.

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how to Display powerpoint as slide show on page in sharepoint

I have power point presentation on document library and want to show this presentation as a slide show on the wiki page in share point. How it should be done?? I have tried this Picture Library ...
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Adding tags to Sharepoint online Office 365 documents via C# and CSOM

I have a small project that requires migrating from Sharepoint 2010 to Sharepoint Online. According to Microsoft, tags have been discontinued. I have been able to add Enterprise Keywords and custom ...
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Hyperlink to create a new document.

I want to replicate the behavior of opening a office template file (e.g. .dotx). The link should allow the user to create a new document with no attachment to a SharePoint library based on a document/...
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How can I add the Version number AND Date to the footer of a document?

I've already figured out how to add the Version number using the method below: https://www.ilikesharepoint.de/2014/06/sharepoint-display-sp-version-number-in-a-word-document/ However, I need to ...
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Document Library - Document ID as the URL for the document

In the document library I have document ID's set up for documents, when I browse a document the URL of the document has the documents name in it. I want the document ID to be projected in the URL ...
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Sharing Documents with Groups or Users using Powershell

We have a Document Library with Document Sets, each containing a bunch of Documents on employees. An employee should only be able to view specific file(s) within their Document Set. A number of ...
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Word template on sharepoint does not open new document

on our sharepoint we plan to replace our existing word documents with word templates. Most of the people use Internet Explorer 11, some use Chrome and some added the address as a network path to their ...
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Open existing word document in Client Application as a new document

I have to open my word document which is present in SharePoint library in client word application, but it should open as a new document that mens original document behaves like a template from which ...
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How to add a pdf document properties to the document with workflow

I have a document library for pdf invoices, on SP 2010. I have a code and an approver for each document, which I have them as the document properties. Is there any way to add the name of approver and ...
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one workflow for all libraries in a site

I have requirement, in which I have to make workflow to Shot an email and change rights of document based on a master list exist in the site itself. Now the concern is I have to build a mechanism ...
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How to show documents that users are following in SharePoint 2019

I am working with SP2019. Microsoft deprecated newsfeed in SP2019, so from a classic site collection perspective, what is the option to show documents that users are following either from a user or ...
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Alternatives to Remote Blob Storage for O365

Anyone have any thoughts/suggestions: Currently Remote Blob Storage is not available in SharePoint Online / O365. We have some remote locations in other countries where documents must stay within ...
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Document download keeps restarting automatically

The problem: I want to open an excel document automatically from a custom aspx page in the layouts folder (sharepoint 2010) which refers to a document in a document library. The "DocumentUrl" is ...
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How to change Last Modified for a linked document

In a Sharepoint list I have a linked ppt file. How can I see the modified date of the linked file (ppt) not the modified date of the list?
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Sharepoint online document library permissions

I have a document library and granted read-only permissions. However, users are still able to use the "copy to" feature. I would like users to only strictly view and download documents. Is this ...
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Separate editor/approver for each document AND subsequent approvals

I'm hoping you'll be able to give me some good ideas for this scenario in SharePoint Online. I need to create a document library (or something else if you have any ideas) with the following features: ...
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Queried Images to Display in Word Document

I am on SharePoint 2016 and Nintex 2013. Requirement: The team wants a Microsoft Word document that allows spellcheck and other formatting options that are limited or unavailable in InfoPath. I am ...
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Do not allow check out, edit, and upload to document library

I have a document library in my SharePoint 2013 site. (I have SharePoint Foundation.) I want to allow people to add documents and also to view documents (and save them locally to their own PC) but I ...
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Send email when a file is deleted to the user who had uploaded the file

I want an email sent out when a file is deleted. The email should only be sent to the user who had initially uploaded the file to the share point folder. I know we can send an email to specific users ...
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Unable to get the metadata for the document name contains(') using Rest Api

Not able to get the metadata of a document contains file name with (') using rest api http://site url/_api/web/GetFileByServerRelativeUrl('filepath')/?$expand=ListItemAllFields
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Access denied when user with Read access tries to view document

I manage a sharepoint site and one user is having issues with his access. He has a read access, but he can't view the documents on lists he has access to. However he can download them - that is the ...
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How to use powershell to merge specific tabs from a SharePoint document library that contains folders with list items that are Excel workbooks?

I have a requirement to merge specific 'export' tabs (worksheets) that are contained within folders that are within a SharePoint document library. The folders are 'top-level' items within list A. ...
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Is there a way to refire a retention policy after a document has been updated.

Scenario: Retention policy set on "Expiry Date" column. Starts a workflow that notifies a user. User updates the document (and expiry date) Retention policy no longer fires when the new expiry date ...
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Can't open document in library with ''é'', ''à'' and other character with accent SharePoint 2016

I just finished the installation of SharePoint 2016 using AutoSPInstaller. Everything works fine except when I want to open any document in a document library which contains the character ''é'', ''à'' ...
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Best way to migrate Document Library files to file system

We are looking to migrate all of the files in a SharePoint Site Collection to the local file system. This site collection has multiple sub sites and document libraries, which we would want to migrate ...
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Document not displaying latest changes in Sharepoint library

The problem A user is working in a Sharepoint Library with a .ppt file that has been changed recently. If she opens the document with Sharepoint Online's Power Point, she is able to see the last ...
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Issue with “Link to Document” Content Type (Sharepoint 2013)

I am using a "Link to Document" content type in a document library (SP2013 Foundation) and the behavior is weird...when I select NEW/Link to Document, I am prompted to "Choose a file", as if using a ...
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Problem with paging for specific users (not admin users) in document library view

I have a document library inserted within a web part in a page and the problem is that specific users (not admin users) cannot go to page #2 to view its documents. the filters do not work either. if ...
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SharePoint can't write document properties when I upload a word document

SharePoint is not able to populate document proprieties when I upload word documents to the document library. Our Sharepoint document library designed in a way when we upload documents, There is ...
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Copying Documents between subsites and staying connected

Working in SP13. I know there is a way, but I can't remember how to do it. Scenario: I have a document that's in Document Library A. I want to copy a document from Document Library A to Document ...
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document library validation formula

I have a CATEGORY column which has 4 choices (A, B, C, D) and is mandatory. I have a second column (lets call it TYPE) which can have content (but is not mandatory). What I want the validation to do ...
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How to get document library view from web part on SharePoint 2013?

I currently have a document web part on my home page with a few folders with documents in each of them. When I click on the folders, the documents show as they should. However, I would like when I ...
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Show list of file names uploaded across the site collection

I have a requirement to show List of Document names uploaded in all the libraries across the site collection, sorted by Created Date in descending order. I am working with SharePoint online and this ...
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How can you move a document with its version history to a new library?

Here's the scenario: 2 document libraries Both contain multiple documents The documents have multiple versions When I copy a document from library A to Library B using the Content and Structure tool ...
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Document Management with lots of Appendicies

I have been using SharePoint online for a while and finding it very useful. I am in the process of trying to create a document control library. I have several policies / procedures that need to be ...
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Edit Document causes Word to crash

We have a workflow that creates a task containing a link to a document in SharePoint. We seem to have an intermittent problem where a user will open their document from the link and upon clicking '...
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Can only open documents once from Sharepoint

I hope someone can help. I have a client using SharePoint 2010 On-Prem with Office 2016. They are due to upgrade SharePoint next year (to Online I think). They are using Internet Explorer Version is ...
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Duplication of documents in library

We are implementing SharePoint Online (Office 365). We are finding that changes made to a document (open in Word Online) save as a new document by the same name rather than updating the existing ...
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This document is locked for editing by another user

I am using sharepoint 2010 for my company. The endusers are working on there desktop which is OS "Windows 7". The browser version is IE8. The office tools like Word, Excel, PowerPoint are version "...
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Copy and Rename List Attachment to Document Library

Hope someone can help. I've done so much googling, but a lot of this stuff is over my head. I understand how to use infopath and SharePoint designer workflows (2010 workflows are all I have access to),...
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Document opens in tiny window

I have a list, in the list is a look-up column referencing a document library. (n.b. the Lookup column is actually a 3rd party column a Sparqube Lookup Tracker, but is a look-up column). Is there a ...
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How to add document versions in Excel

Im looking for a way to add the document version in excel. Its quite easy in word with quick parts and SharePoint label. Is there a similar way to do so in Excel?
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sharepoint 2013 on-premise copy document between site collections using rest api

Can I copy documents between site collection using rest api? I know its possible within the same library and also between sub-site. I need to send copies a number of documents from one library to ...
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block simultaneously views for documents

We have to design a portal for all our engineer standards. One major point for this is to block simultaneously views of documents. So if the document is opened no one else should get the possibility ...
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Document Library - filter

Good morning, Is it possible to apply Key Filter tree to a Document Library inside a WEBPART (not COLUMN HEADER FILTER)? When I add the document library as a webpart I only see the webpart but not ...
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How to change URLs in over 1000 Word documents efficiently?

Is there any way to change URLs in over 1000 Microsoft Word documents efficiently? The documents are stored in a SharePoint 2013 library. Most URLS start with http://... but some others have a label / ...
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Document plug-in won't wrap text in Excel cells on the SharePoint page

I am displaying an Excel document on the SharePoint page and for some reason, the cell text is not wrapped and that causes the text to go over each other which looks really bad and unreadable. But ...
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Create Views in Sharepoint that allows me to view documents due for review based on last review date column

We have multiple documents(not stored in SharePoint) for which we monitor the review dates in SharePoint as a part of our document management system. The information of document is stored in a list. ...
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CAML Filter between two dates and sort Modified column

I am creating a Console App that is retrieving all the documents under a specific document library. I want to add a filter to only retrieve the documents between a date range and I also want to sort ...
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Sharepoint for Product Lifecycle Management (PLM)

I want to know if Sharepoint can be used for entire product life cycle management. Our products have a hardware and software component. The software consists of both embedded firmware running on the ...