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sending of data from a local system to a remote system that should store a copy of the data being transferred

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Uploading a file to Sharepoint on iPad modifies filename

I am using an iPad to upload files to a SharePoint library from OneDrive. The SharePoint Online library is using modern experience. The added file names are changed after upload. A GUID is prepended ...
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Upload attachment to List Item using React & Axios (REST API)

Well the title pretty much sums it up. I've got a custom form outside of sharepoint that creates/updates/views items from a sharepoint list using Rest API (with accessToken). Now i need to be able ...
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SharePoint 2016 Copy file from page assets to Document set using JavaScript Client Object Model

I just added a button to my Document Set Home Page that is supposed to copy a fixed small file stored in ../../SiteAssets/min.png and adds it to the documents of this DS. So far I was able to store ...
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File not updating latest version

I have an issue with a document library where a file is being uploaded as an updated version, however, the old version is still visible (image below). What should normally happen is the newer and ...
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Not able upload file in Sharepoint site , even after maximum upload limit is changed

In our sharepoint 2013 environment , we have set the maximum upload limit for a file is 50MB and its working fine. 3 days before we changed that maximum upload limit to 100MB from 50MB. However we are ...
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office-ui-fabric-react upload file compoment and country-region-selector abscent

how can get the "upload file" and "country-region-selector" compoments in office-ui-fabric-react. it seems that office Ui fabric doesnot have those compoments. on React there is only this https://npm....
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Issue with uploading file with SharePoint 2013 REST API

I am trying to upload file to SharePoint 2013 on-premise through REST API. Below is my main function In below function it always throw error, I tried with getScript but it never goes inside the ...
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Filename length restrictions for SharePoint Online?

I'm currently in the process of uploading (archiving) Remedy ticket attachments to SPO. When originally extracting attachments from the (Remedy) server, I ran into several instances where a file ...
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Document Library URL and special characters

Firstly, I'm fully aware of questions/answers such as Which special Characters are not Allowed in SharePoint 2013 Files\Folders. When I programmatically (via C#, SP client) create a new document ...
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Is there a way to upload an image file to SharePoint 2010 in an Application Page?

I'm developing an Application Page using Visual Studio 2012 for a SharePoint 2010 site. One of the features of this Page is to be able to upload image files to SharePoint for a Profile Picture image. ...
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How to change filename via Upload.aspx

I've managed to upload a file using the code below <a onclick="openDialog(); return false;" href="#">Open Attach File</a> <script type="text/javascript"> function ...
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Edit permission on a single file. How to upload a new version of the file?

I have a sharepoint library where only Group „Leader“ has full control permissions. A leader is sharing a file with edit permission to user A. Now user A can download the document, but how can the ...
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Document Library Upload Issue

When I click on New Document or Upload, a window pops up to attach document. When I click OK, it should show me a form to fill out where I get the opportunity to change the file name. But I am not ...
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Unable to see documents uploaded to library folders in SP2010

I'm a SharePoint administrator and have recently given a colleague contribute access to a site library to upload a suite of handover folders / documents. He's successfully done this and can see the ...
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How to retrieve document or Video file extension from SharePoint library using COM JavaScript

How to retrieve document or Video file extension from SharePoint library using COM JavaScript but i Tried this code but Error will be like this: $(document).ready(function() { ...
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Upload a file into Folder within Style Library using PowerShell in SP 2013

How to Upload a .css file on the folder within the Style Library of my site collection using PowerShell. I am having a style file called style_bg.css. How to get the folder within the style ...
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Resume upload with SharePoint Online

Is it possible to resume an upload with SharePoint Online? I've been looking at the following at doesn't appear to be supported. https://msdn.microsoft.com/EN-US/library/office/dn450841.aspx#...
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Uploading a pdf file to Document Set programmatically using FileUpload

I am trying to upload a pdf file to a Document set using following code, but it generates this error File contains corrupted data. when it comes to the last line of the code ContentPlaceHolder cph = (...
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“Page cannot be displayed” when uploading a file greater than 180MB

On our SharePoint 2013 Enterprise install (SP1), we are experiencing issues when uploading files greater than 180MB. When the dialog box states that the file is being uploaded, after approx 60 ...
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Office 365 Upload file to Document Library without using FileReader API

I want a script in javascript that can upload a document to the document library. I know that HTML5 Browsers can do this with ease because I can simply use the FileReader API but how do I do this for ...
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Cannot upload 600 multiple documents in document library

I am using sharepoint 2010. I have a document library. I have on my local machine 600 documents of tyoe .msg. These are email files. I try to upload all these 600 documents. But I see at the end there ...
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Upload file using JS and REST. Specify content type

I can upload file to SharePoint library using JS and REST. The content type of added file is as library default content type. How can i specify file content type when uploading file? Thanks!
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Renaming uploaded files - removing illegal characters

I must admit that I am totally unexperienced with developing anything to SP, but my problem sounds pretty simple - I need to manage some kind of regex command to rename any files uploaded to SP. The ...
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Multiple files with same name in asset library

Is it possible to configure an asset library such that it will allow many files with identical names to be uploaded? Scenario: Multiple students upload an assignment video called Assignment.mp4 to ...
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SP 2013 - Disable Upload in Enhanced RichTextField

We are using an enhanced RichTextField as Description Field where Users are able to paste Images into their Description. Unfortunately, SharePoint by design also offers an upload function within the ...
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how do you update a taxonomy metadata field where the fields Name contains a space in it

Here is the following specifics in question. I have the following taxonomy field and its associated Note field. The taxonomy field is defined with a space value in it. Taxonomy Field - ...
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File attachement not working in sharepoint 2013

I've created a Infopath 2010 form with file attachment control as one of its fields. When I publish the form in SharePoint 2013, and fill up the form uploading a document in the attachment field, the ...
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Upload to DocLib with jQuery (and REST) without HTML5

Uploading Documents to SP 2013 with jQuery and REST work just fine (Properties when uploading Files using REST in SP 2013) but these methods require a HTML5 compatible browser. The problem is now I ...
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Forcing the browser to open a download dialog box when a user clicks a document in a document library App

Currently I have set the following for my document library App: On the library advance setting: "Open in the client application" On the web application setting: "Strict" for Browser File Handling ...
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Uncheck “Overwrite Existing Files” from document library upload form

I have multiple document libraries in my sub-site. I want to uncheck the check - box appears on the upload form. Whenever user uploads form the form should appear with the check box unchecked. I ...
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How to create new “destination library” when uploading files?

Please check the following screenshot. I am trying to upload a file and you can see it gives me option to select from one of those three destination libraries. But how do I create a new one? I don't ...
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Upload file in sharepoint document library using ECMA script

I Want to upload a file in document library using Client object model with ECMA script Any help will be appreciated
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Alternative Mappings and Uploading Files

I currently have code in place which uploads files to a sites Shared Documents folder on my development machine - i.e. http: // mydesktop/mysubsite1. My machine (mydesktop) has a single site ...
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Linux to Sharepoint upload via Samba?

I have engineers in my company who are Linux-inclined, and they would like to use Linux-based computers to access Sharepoint, via Samba share. On a linux box, if they type the following smbclient -U ...
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How to increment the document reference (not version) as they are uploaded?

How to increment the document reference (not version) as the document is uploaded. Pre populate the column, so that when the next document is uploaded it will automatically have incremented in order. ...
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What is the reason to have a minimum default value for the “executionTimeout” attribute?

If SharePoint Upload time limit can be increased as we wish, why the default is not set to be Max? What is the reason to have a minimum default value for the attribute "executionTimeout"? <...
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js/jquery doesn't work on site's upload.aspx?

is that right? If I go to a library in the designer, i can see upload.aspx there. Can't create a new one (and i guess that is because there is really only one per site, or collection?). Anyway, I can ...
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Upload a document in a specific folder

I would like to set a specific folder when I open the upload.aspx page to help. I tryed to look in the dll but the license of reflector is expired. UPDATED Maybe this post can help: How to set the ...
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automatically create subfolder and save the file in sharepoint using powershell

I am new in powershell, i want to save a file which powershell will automatically create new subfolder in sharepoint 2010 and save it ( the subfolder named should be todayname i.e. 25Oct2012) : here ...
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Blocking specific file types for a specific document library

I know I can block certain types of files from uploading for all document libraries but I was thinking how can I block it for a specific document library.
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Is there any way to allow upload of files whose name contains the “#” character without changing the name?

When using sharepoint to upload a file, the file name can not contain several characters. The file name is invalid or the file is empty. A file name cannot contain any of the following characters: \...
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How to Upload/Replace a Template in a Document Library

In my organization we have many Sharepoint sites for different products that basically mirror each other in structure. We have a document library in each of these sites with a custom template. The ...
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Issue in versioning and metadata with recent Office Files

I have a web service that shows a sort of CRUD of document (with metadata) for other application.. I have some document libraries in which users can upload (via WS) documents with metadatas. For ...
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How to link to another document (within same site collection and may b within same doc lib)

I have 4 records in excel and they all have same pdf files. I can import all 4 records and alter the file name so all the records can be import. All that fine. Now, I was thinking why not import the ...
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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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404 Error after upload PDF to document library

I'm having an issue uploading a PDF to a document library. I've uploaded many different PDF's to many document libraries with no issues. This one PDF won't upload. I get a 404 error. It's 5 MB and ...
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Upload a document and fill out list item data in the same form

I am working on a solution where I need to upload a document to a document library, as well as input the item information. I would like to do this from a single form, as opposed to the Out-of-the-box ...
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Uploading file in document library exceeds limit in sharepoint 2010

We have a file upload limit set to 50 MB and we want to upload file of 90 MB..So if we increase the upload limit to 100MB and upload the file and then set the limit back to 50MB.. is this a right way ...
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FileUpload Control in Sandbox solution

FileUploadControl.HasFile always returns false. When I tried using HttpFileCollection HttpFileCollection files = Request.Files; after adding System.Web Namespace it says 'Request' does not exists ...
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Will “Send To” overwrite a file with the same name in the destination library

When the Send To command is used to copy a file from one library to another, if the destination library already has a file with the same name, will that file be overwritten? I suspect this is related ...