Solved

In a SharePoint 2013 Document Library, SharePoint does not provide a link to a XSN file

Posted on 2014-11-21
3
343 Views
Last Modified: 2014-11-30
In a SharePoint 2013 document library, SharePoint does not provide a link to a XSN file. I have a XSN in a library. When I open the menu for the file in the library, and copy the link in the dialog box, the file name is not included in the link.  SharePoint does open the XSN, but no link is created.  I have Office 2010 installed and have Windows 8.1.  What can I do to get a link so I paste the link on a SharePoint webpage?

Thanks
0
Comment
Question by:PBIT
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:Flora
ID: 40459841
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
PBIT earned 0 total points
ID: 40465889
I resolved the problem.  I uploaded the XSN with Windows Explorer view and that caused the files to be corrupted.  I did not use Windows Explorer this time and now the XSN files work and I can get a link to the file in the document library.
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:PBIT
ID: 40472346
I was able to resolve the problem by downloading and uploading the XSN files a different way.
0

Featured Post

Technology Partners: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

This article runs through the process of deploying a single EXE application selectively to a group of user.
This article explains the steps required to use the default Photos screensaver to display branding/corporate images
This tutorial will walk an individual through the steps necessary to join and promote the first Windows Server 2012 domain controller into an Active Directory environment running on Windows Server 2008. Determine the location of the FSMO roles by lo…
This tutorial will walk an individual through the process of transferring the five major, necessary Active Directory Roles, commonly referred to as the FSMO roles from a Windows Server 2008 domain controller to a Windows Server 2012 domain controlle…

756 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question