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Since sandboxed solutions are deprecated in SharePoint 2013, and Microsoft is pushing SharePoint Online and the App model, many developers are finding that they must move from the server side object model to the client side object model (CSOM). With this, there are a number of challenges: many features are missing in the client object model, and many tasks that were once easy are now difficult.
Presumably as time goes on, the client object model will continue to mature and these issues will improve. However, one thing that won't change is the requirement to write efficient code: we are now, after all, talking across a network - our code is usually executing on a different machine whereas we used to be executing right there on the SharePoint server. And if your experience is anything like mine, you'll soon be spending time on improving your app latency and other performance issues.
One out of the box feature you can try is to use "Manage Content and Structure" from Site Collection Home --> Site Actions --> Manage Content and Structure.
This will allow you to move your items with the metadata. I have not tried managed metadata and hence that is something you will have to verify. Also I am not sure about the workflow history.
The simplest way to Customize SharePoint to get a document to move from one document library to another in SharePoint 2007 is to use SharePoint Designer 2007 and create a Workflow to handle this procedure. Here are the SharePoint Support needed to accomplish this task.
· Open SharePoint Designer and open your website that contains the document libraries you wish to use.
· Create a Workflow.
o Click File -> New -> Workflow
o A window should open that says Define your new workflow at the top. Give the workflow a name.
o In the drop down menu under “What SharePoint list should this workflow be attached to?” choose the document library that has the files you wish to move.
o Under this drop down menu, you should see three
check boxes. Allow this workflow to be manually started from an item and Automatically start this workflow when a new item is created should be checked.
For my example I am using DocLib1 (library that contains the documents we wa
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