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Windows Explorer is the program used to look at files and folders in Windows

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Must manually refresh Windows Explorer after creating new files/folders in document library

We have just setup Sharepoint 2010 internally for testing and development. I created a simple document library, and mapped it up in Windows Explorer. It works OK - it's reasonably fast (at least ...
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Open in explorer view programatically

I want to open a list in Explorer mode programmatically. As we can't use javascript, what will be the approach and which WSP builder project will we create (I mean webpart, event handler, workflow? ...
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Copying Modified Date in Window Explorer from Powershell

I have the PowerShell script which download Documents from SharePoint Document Library.i want to copy the modified date of documents including folders to the window explorer. Where I am going wrong ...
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Improperly Labeled Explorer Link

Everything was going just fine. The website is setup and the sync file has been clicked. One drive opens up and starts to download the required files from the document library then a couple of minutes ...
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Opening Sharepoint PDF files from Explorer - data area passed to a system call is too small

Recently set up a PC for a customer using O365 sharepoint, and she is getting errors upon trying to open or copy pdf files out of a mapped sharepoint drive in Windows Explorer. While opening the PDF ...
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Files in Sharepoint folder display incorrectly

The files that I've synced to my local folder are displaying with a white paper icon in the lower left corner as seen below. When in detail view, the white paper covers up almost the entire icon so I ...
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How to display SharePoint fields when using Explorer View?

We have a Document Library in SharePoint 2013 where we have set up some custom fields, such as Project Number, to help in organizing the documents. When we open up the library using Explorer View we'...
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Cannot find folders created with Explorer…until I do this

In SharePoint Online, I use Windows Explorer to add and manage folders and the data within the folders. Accessing SharePoint via the browser for the amount of data I work with is far too cumbersome. ...
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One user is unable to open in explorer/view in datasheet

One member of my team has lost the ability to open in explorer view and view in datasheet. Just randomly, and we cannot work out why. All settings are matching of his machine is matching with mine. ...
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Can't Open Explorer in Sharepoint

I can't use "Open with Explorer" from SharePoint. My setup: -SharePoint 2010 -Internet Explorer 8 -Windows 7 x32 -Office 2010
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Your client does not support opening this list with windows explorer 9

I have tried all the possibilities and solutions proposed on the web to resolve the issue "Your client does not support opening this list with Windows Explorer" when we try to open it from a ...
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Trying to open Explorer View with Internet Explorer 11

I am currently trying to open Explorer View on SharePoint so that I can move documents into folders. I un-installed all the updates on my Internet Explorer so that I had Internet Explorer 9 on my ...
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freeware for hiding Site template folders

I am new to SharePoint and I would like to use the Microsoft explorer for copying files to SharePoint. Although using SharePoint workstation is considered to be a best practice, I would like that my ...
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Mapping SharePoint folder in Windows?

I'm trying to create a windows cmd script that map a specific folder on a SharePoint server. So far it work, but with too many restriction. To use net use cmd I have to : register on the website ...