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Import of data is the automated or semi-automated input of data sets between different software applications. It involves "translating" from the format used in one application into that used by the other.

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Bulk import hundreds of documents into new document library and retain all links

Is there a way to bulk load hundreds of MS Word documents and retain all hyperlinks within each document?
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How to import data into Excel from MS Access?

If I put an MS Access database on Sharepoint or One Drive, how can I import/link the database table into Excel? My Excel will also eventually be on Sharepoint. Current as a PoC, I put the database on ...
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DocumentSet.Import returns [Exception : Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED))]

I'm getting the [Exception: Access is denied. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80070005 (E_ACCESSDENIED))] when trying to import documentSet programmatically from a site collection document library to ...
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Move specific folder in a document library

UPDATE 1: I have the following script, but it's not working correctly: Add-PSSnapin Microsoft.SharePoint.PowerShell #input = https://sharepoint.oshirowanen.com/sites/oshdev $websiteurl = read-host "...
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Unexpected identifier on javascript import statement

I'm getting the following error when trying to implement Google Analytics reporting in a Sharepoint site page. Uncaught SyntaxError: Unexpected identifier view-selector2.js:19 (js file and line ...
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Importing a Sharepoint website from a .wsp - List X does not exist

I'm a total noob in Sharepoint Development, but I'm quite skilled in .NET. I need to deploy a ready-to-go website from two .wsp files: App.wsp AppEmployeeService.wsp I suppose that Lists and other ...
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Importing Spreadsheet to SharePoint 2013

when attempting to import a Spreadsheet from Excel to SP13, I get the error "List cannot be imported because SP Foundation-compatible spreadsheet is not installed or compatible with your browser.
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How to replace all items in a List with data from Excel sheet

For a specific use case, I need to synchronize/update all items in a SharePoint 365 List with fresh data from an excel sheet. If the sheet contains new items, they should be added to the list. If ...
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Import list with Import-SPWeb changed certain Urls

We've exported some lists from one site collection SC1 in web application WA1 with the Export-SPWeb command, and imported it in site collection SC2 in web application WA2 with the Import-SPWeb command....
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SharePoint 2016 Managed Navigation Import CSV Parameter Mapping

I am interested in importing my managed navigation information from an existing site into another sharepoint site (we are creating environments for testing and production, so we want them to mirror ...
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Export/import SPWeb to rootweb of new SPSite results in empty + missing groups

We exported a SubSite using Export-SPWeb with IncludeUserSecurity and versions. Subsequently we imported the export to the root of a newly created SiteCollection on the same WebApp (SharePoint 2016). ...
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Custom Excel import into sharepoint list

I have a requirement like this. In Sharepoint there is list (lets call it master list) It has all required columns with their respective types. A user need to be able to import data from Excel file (...
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How to migrate 1000 list items from List1 in Site1 to List2 in Site2 Using Powershell

I'm using Microsoft.SharePoint.Deployment.SPExportSettings/SPImportSettings class to migrate 1 listitem successfully. But I need to migrate only 1000 listitems. Thanks in Advance:)
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Mass Article Creation on Entreprise Wiki

I have an Entreprise wiki and I need to migrate hundreds of articles to it. I made peace with the idea that the contents will need to be recreated manually long time ago, however is there an ...
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Import Spreadsheet Error: Method ‘Post’ of object ‘IOWSPostData’ Failed - SharePoint Online

When trying to create a new custom list in SharePoint Online by using the Import Spreadsheet tool from the "Add an App" section, I am getting the error: Method ‘Post’ of object ‘IOWSPostData’ ...
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Are there any risks or drawbacks if i Import the same Pages library inside 2 site collections

I have 2 farms which are of type sharepoint 2013 on-premises 2013 enterprise. and inside FarmA i have a wiki pages library which contain many wiki pages for policies and procedures for IT departments. ...
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How i can copy term sets from on farm to another and preserve the term sets GUIDs

I have 2 sharepoint farm 2013 for 2 different customers. now i want to export a wiki page list from one farm and then import it to another farm. now the wiki page list is inside an enterprise wiki ...
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Import field from other forms on info path

I create a new list in SharePoint 2010 and start edit the form in info path and now I want to import part of the fields from other info path template( already exist) is that possible ? Thanks ...
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Error Importing CSV list into Office 365 Sharepoint

I'm trying to add a list to the Office 365 SharePoint application by importing a CSV. After selecting my range of cells and starting the import, I am thrown this error: cannot connect to the server ...
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When Importing a list which contain Managed Metadata columns will associate the Managed Metadata columns with the related term group

I am facing this inconsistency inside my sharepoint 2013 on-premises farms, when Importing a Pages library inside different farms. as follow:- Now i have 3 farms. our live serve + our test server + ...
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PowerShell, Adding List Items, How do i declare a date/time?, and other issues

I got some solid help on here before with working with PowerShell and SharePoint. While I would consider myself an experienced SysAdmin and a Knowledgeable SharePoint Admin (front-end, Workflow Design,...
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Export then Import a list between 2 farms, when there are users who are no longer exists inside Active directory

I have 2 sharepoint on-premises farms 2013, which are inside the same domain (are integrated with the same Active directory and users), as follow:- FarmA which is an old farm, and it contain a lot of ...
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Import/Copy/Paste Data from Excel into Existing SharePoint List

How can I import data from Excel into an existing Task List (or other list) for the various column types using the Datasheet View?
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Quick Launch URLs not updating after Export\Import feature

I am trying to create a site in SharePoint 2016 using export-spweb import-spweb through Powershell. Everything is working fine except the URLs of Item in Left Navigation\Quick launch. The issue is ...
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Import-SPWeb can not find my .cmp folder

I have exported a document library from Farm A as follow:- Export-SPWeb -Identity "http://famrA/***" -ItemUrl "Our Library" -Path "c:\16.cmp" -nofilecompression -IncludeVersions All -...
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Are there any risks of doing an Export/Import for a document library between 2 farms, where these 2 farms have different farm build numbers

I have two farms which are sharepoint on-premises 2013, that have the same license type which is "SharePoint Server with Enterprise Client Access License" license. but the farms' build numbers are ...
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Requirements and effect of Export/Import lists and documents from one farm to another

I want to export a list from one farm and import it inside another farm. using these commands:- Export-SPWeb -Identity "http://****/subsitename/" -ItemUrl "Sales" -Path "c:\export4.cmp" Import-SPWeb ...
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SharePoint Online: Import data from excel to SharePoint list

I have to upload data of excel columns to SharePoint list and the excel has got 8 to 9 sheets. I tried copy paste every thing but is quite hectic. Then I tried using Import Excel Sheet app but then ...
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Export document library. Are content types included?

We need to recreate a site from scratch, however we need to keep the data in some document libraries and custom lists. Therefore, we study the possibility of doing and export-import of the libraries/...
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SPO 2013: import spreadsheet app throws “browser requires activex” error

Same issue as this Cannot import spreadsheet into SharePoint. This feature requires a browser that supports ActiveX controls but answers don't work. When I click "import" I get: "Cannot import ...
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Import-SPWeb: Document library Import Failed

I am doing document library import by using Import-SPWeb command but it failed with below error. There was no error or warning in Export process. Error: Cannot complete this action. Please try ...
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How to import active directory SharePoint online

I'm new to SharePoint.I have a ,trial 365 Enterprise E3 Developer account with 2016 SharePoint site.I tried to find setting for the active directory import but i could not, is it because i have a ...
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How to export blog posts from sharepoint 2010 and import them in new blog in sharepoint 2016

Which is the best way of exporting blog posts from sharepoint 2010 to blog in sharepoint 2016. (from a blog subsite to a blog subsite)
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Drawbacks and limitations of using “Import Spreadsheet” app to import an excel sheet inside my sharepoint sites

I am working on a sharepoint server 2016 on-premise server. and our customer have asked us if there is a way to import excel sheets into sharepoint sites. now i find this quick and easy way :- add an ...
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Is there a way to import excel sheets into an existing SharePoint list when they both have different column names?

I know you can import excel sheets into SharePoint, thereby creating a brand new list, but I want to import an excel sheet into an existing list and after the fact the list and excel sheets share ...
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import TXT file to Sharepoint > every 5 minutes (need advise)

There is a .txt file that is generated every 5 minutes (from SAP) which looks up who is an FIRST AID duty and shows in this format: I could possibly convert this to a spreadsheet file (import txt ...
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Bulk upload documents and apply metadata from CSV

I have a weekly export in CSV format that contains employee information from another system. I would like to loop through the CSV and upload X number of documents to a permanent document library on a ...
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Lookup list in SharePoint 2010 workflow show XXXXX when imported

Am exporting a Sharepoint site and importing. But the workflow lookup list does not appear instead an ID is displayed. And therefore its not working, Check the screen shot above! Have tried many ...
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How to export a SharePoint 2013 List without content?

Hi everyone! I have a list on my SharePoint site and I want to use the same list on another site. With 'Create a list template' I can just use the list on my subsites. I don't want the content, just ...
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Restore Root site collection to another Web Applications sub site in SharePoint2013

We are using SharePoint 2013 with SQL Server 2012 Single Farm. I have created one Root Site with some custom lists and libraries under some user groups in a Development Environment. I want to move ...
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How to import generated pages into SharePoint

I have a lot (hundreds) of pages to populate into my SharePoint site. I have a spreadsheet with page names and url's etc. Is there a way to simplify this process? I was thinking of generating pages ...
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how to run JS code from SharePoint

I have data-source to import data from into a SharePoint list. One of my colleague is working on the code, but the issue how We don't know can run that JS file in SharePoint. So that it will ...
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SharePoint 2013 - import into a Promoted Links list

I have a site owner with a list of over 100 links to bring into a Promoted Links list. Is there a simple way to do this? The combined URL and description for the background image and the link itself ...
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Export/Import Large SharePoint 2013 Site

I want to export a large subsite (about 80 GB) and import as a site collection. I'm using Export-SPWeb such operations and it is working perfect on small sites, but in this large site it didn't work ...
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Import from Excel to an existing Sharepoint 13 list

I have to update my existing Sharepoint (2013) List with data from an Excel Sheet. I've only found an old Add-In for Sharepoint 2007. Which other possibilities do I have?
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Data Import from Excel Single Line creates Multi Line in SharePoint Foundation

I haven't been able to find this question and was wondering if someone could please help. I have imported a new list into SharePOint Foundation Server 2013 and some of the cells create a Multi ...
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Script to import a CSV file to a SharePoint List

My organisation has an old SharePoint2010 website. The employees have used this site to fill a form to subscribe to some courses. Now a new version of this form is created in a new SharePoint2010 ...
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Unable to upload a design package by using powershell scripts?

I need to Upload the Design package (.wsp file)by using Powershell scripts, I tried to run below commands but it throws an error message The term 'Import-SPDesignPackage' is not recognized Add-...
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Import Spreadsheet - An unexpected error has occured. (Office 2016 / SharePoint 2013)

I'm doing research as to why the Import Spreadsheet app in SharePoint 2013 (on prem) no longer works as I have Office 2016 installed on my Windows 7 computer using IE11. the following message appears ...
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Importing web to another site collection

I have 2 Site collections. One site collection is for active sub-sites and the other one is for sub-sites that can be archived. I have created a powershell scheduled task to export sub-sites from ...