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SharePoint 2013 Hosted App File Upload

Because of the nature of the new app model for SharePoint Hosted apps which gives us no access to server logic, how can you possibly setup File Uploading for older browsers like IE8 that don't ...
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Why do some brand new documents show up in user recycle bins as well?

SharePoint 2010 / SQL Server 2008 R2 Sometimes (but not always) when a user uploads or directly saves a new file into a document library in my environment that document saves to the desired location ...
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Uploading '.xlsx' or '.docx' to SharePoint 2007 from ASP.NET app causing file 'corruption'

I have an ASP.NET application wrapped in SharePoint 2007 website. Within this application I allow users to create requests and they can also upload supporting files for the request. When a user ...
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Difference between Attaching a file & Uploading a file to the SharePoint site

I facing a weird issue. I am able to upload a 32 mb file to a Document Library. But I am unable to attach same file to a task. Do I need to change settings other than Central Admin? I have set limit ...
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Disable “new document” in document library for specific users

I am trying to prevent a few users to being able to upload new documents to the document library. How do I disable "new document" in the document library for specific users without hiding the button ...
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Uploading a complete folder in Sharepoint 2013

In Sharepoint 2010, I was able to upload entire folders, by choosing Upload Multiple Files and dragging and dropping the folder into the designated location. Or by selecting the folder at upload point....
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Change the default file upload destination library in a discussion board post

On our SP 2013 discussion board, if the user wants to insert a file, they click in the body of the new discussion and then on "Upload File" in the ribbon. When the "Add a document" dialog window ...
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Custom master page needs to be uploaded under which category

I am new to SharePoint and I have doubt regarding this because most of them have given different answer.Which is correct among this? look and feel >> master page site collection feature >> ...
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The specified file or folder name is too long

I Know by default, file name length is 128 char, but can this be overridden, because I need my file name to be longer then 150 char.
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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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Document Properties not carry to new version

SP 2010, I have a document library with versioning turned on. If I populate title on the document, and save it... then I upload a new version of the document the title will get wiped out. How do I ...
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Uploading a file using powershell and updating column values

I am trying to upload a file from a local drive to a sharepoint doc lib, this much I have been able to find, however, I also want to update a column relative to the file, foe example, I have a company ...
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Add file watermark as it's uploaded

I've been trying to add a watermark to files as they are uploaded to SharePoint. I tried using several events: ItemAdding, ItemUpdating, ItemCheckedIn. In ItemUpdating and ItemCheckedIn the file is ...
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Bulk renaming before upload

I have documents in a file share, and need to do a bulk renaming before uploading them to SharePoint. The reason is that SharePoint doesn't accept some special characters, like &, /, etc. What's ...
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How to change file limit on SharePoint Online? [duplicate]

I would like to know how I can change file limits in a document library.
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Update SharePoint item using Microsoft Flow?

there are a few actions related to SharePoint available in Microsoft Flow, e.g. "SharePoint - When a file is created" or "SharePoint - Update Item". I am missing a way to connect these actions, ...
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Unable to upload file (of any size) in SharePoint 2003 [Web Server busy error]

While try to upload a file (any size) on any SharePoint 2003 document library, the browser is showing an error : Form Validation Error Please correct the information you provided by following these ...
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Move a document from library after adding it

I am using the ItemAdded event to fill in a metadata field. In the ItemUpdated event (after submitting the file properties diagog) - I want to move the file elsewhere. However, I get an error saying ...
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Clipboard upload SharePoint 2010 multiple files

In our company we are looking for a component what allow copied physical files on disk can be pasted on web browser SharePoint 2010. We have researched about it and everything point to use ...
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Upload file into Sharepoint Document set

I'm trying to upload a file to a document set which is located in a library. Im using C# and the Sharepoint Client Object Model - Library, but I can not find any documentation to do this task. I ...
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Access Uploaded Document's Original Creation Date in SP2010

I've spent some time searching this site and others but haven't seen a conclusive answer to this question: is there a non-code way to display the original creation date for an Office document in a ...
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Display File Extension in Doc. Library Column?

I need to display the file extensions of the files in a Document library in a column. I have done a bunch of searching and came across solutions but they don't seem to be working for me. This is ...
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Programmatically approving file in document library causes exception

Any document library where the list has EnableModeration set to true causes an exception to be thrown in a powershell cmdlet that uploads a file. The checkout, file upload, checkin, and publishing ...
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How can I create an upload-only folder in a document library?

Our HR department wants users to download a form that requires a signature. They would like users to be able to scan those forms once completed and upload them to a folder. These forms contain ...
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phpSPO concurrent file upload using token

I have created a web interface to allow external users to upload files to our sharepoint library using ajax and the phpSPO library. It all works really well, however, I am looking to optimise the ...
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How to restrict user upload file to type PDF only

i am using SharePoint online and was wondering how to allow user to only upload PDF file,IF there any out of the box solution would be great.
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Show “Upload file” dialog from third party site

I'm developing a site in .NET 4.5. The site does not use SharePoint, it's standalone. The site does however have a working integration with SharePoint document libraries using the .NET client-side ...
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Running SharePoint 2010 with Enterprise Mode large file upload issue

Just curious if anyone has experienced an issue with uploading large files when Enterprise mode is used with IE. I'm trying to upload a 200mb file but it fails very time. However if I attempt the same ...
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How to automatically update documents generated by another system as new versions?

We want to share documents in a SharePoint Document Library (SP 2013) which are automatically generated each week by another software system. These documents are in PDF and RTF format (maybe also ...
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Modify upload.aspx to display an additional text

In our SharePoint 2013 application we have developed a feature to limit max upload file to 250 MB. Now this feature works in some Internet Explorer versions and doesn't work in others, as a result ...
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Uploading large files to SP 2010 - InfoPath limits and alternatives

Problem) We have several complex InfoPath forms in production. Got a new requirement for one of them: Client needs to be able to upload large files to SP libraries using this IP form (as file ...
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Not able to Upload files to the Hosted SharePoint 2010 Site Collection

We have a production site where we configured claims mode authentication for dual support { FBA | Windows } http://site as a root site with out host header, and two other site collection ...
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Scale images when uploading to SharePoint

We are using SharePoint for our internet site and we're looking for a way / component that can help us to resize/scale images on the fly, while uploading to SharePoint. Is there something that we can ...
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Can I change the file extension of a document that is already in a document library?

So I recently had a nice hitch in the SharePoint app I made for my client. We have a Document Library which is supposed to contain PDFs, converted from drawing files made in other programs. The test ...
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“When file created” triggered flow that updates file properties is making Sharepoint file upload fail

I have a situation that began some time in June (I only upload to the site every couple of weeks which is why I do not know an exact date). Until that point I have had success with my current setup, ...
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prevent re-writing of relative links in .MHT files

SharePoint does a great Content Management job of controlling links in .ASPX, JS, HTML, TXT and whatever files. We are now bit by this proces I think. We reveive .MHT files (Microsofts old stuff the ...
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Microsoft SharePoint 2010: upload multiple documents without Internet Explorer and Microsoft Office

A client of us asked if it is possible for them to be able to upload multiple documents while they are on an iPad or Android tablet. It is possible to upload one document at a time, but because ...
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Uploading aspx file to document library

I am trying to upload an aspx page to a document library that I use the keep all my pages in. The immediate thing that sprung to mind was some kind of permissions problem, but this should not be the ...
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“No item exists at https://<internal_url>” after file upload when accessing the site externally

I have created a SharePoint 2010 site that is accessible both internally and externally. I have created alternate access mappings for https://<internal_url> (Extranet) and https://<...
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Calculate number of pages in the document in document library

In my SharePoint Server 2010, I have a document library which contails word and pdf files. For each file in the library, I want to display the number of pages in the file as a column. I tried but ...
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How to upload a file larger than 2MB to SharePoint document library using Managed Client Object Model for Silverlight

I can't seem to upload a file to SharePoint if that file exceeds 2MB or so. I am developing a Silverlight application that is interacting with SharePoint via Managed Client Object Model for ...
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How do I save files that are larger than 1MB using the Client Object Model?

I'm trying to save a file to an SP document library using the Client Object Model: //populate information about the new file, from disk FileCreationInformation fci = new FileCreationInformation(); ...
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Custom file upload in sandbox

I have a custom web part in a sandbox solution. Inside of the web part I have added an <input type="file" />. Upon postback I read the file using HttpContext.Current.Request.Files and save the ...
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How can I upload a file to a Sharepoint Document Library through SOAP web services using Java?

I'm trying to upload a document to a document library using the SP 2010 SOAP copy web service from Java. Any idea how to do this in Java? Here's the code I have so far: String[] destinationUrls = {...
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Upload a file into new document upon folder creation

I have a document library in which I want to store folders (people). Each folder have some metadata (person's properties). Then in each such folder I will hold documents (files) associated with this ...
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Uploading a file to a specific directory within a Document Library using CSOM

I currently have a Desktop application that is able to upload a file to the root directory of my "Documents" Document Library on the Sharepoint Site I am using. This is done with the following code; ...
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What protocol is used to upload documents on SharePoint?

Little bit a stupid question :) When users are uploading documents to SharePoint over what protocol is that happening?
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What does it mean when a message for a thrown exception is a GUID

I noticed this unexpected entry in the trace log on one of our on-premise 2013 farms: 85c6b8ca-b2a3-4c6e-8a9f-d60d96224577 Stack trace: at Microsoft.SharePoint.SPFile.GetFileStream(...
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Enforcing Content Type regardless of upload method

being new to SharePoint I am struggling with this one and can't seem to find the answer - if there is one - in an other forum questions. Documents can be uploaded to SharePoint 2013 many ways:- ...
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How to upload document file and its version file using csom in C#

I have downloaded a document file (current version) and its version history files (old version files) from one of my sharepoint site list. Now, I want to upload that current version file into another ...