Tag Archives: Document ID

Making Documents Unique – Part 3

Proving that it all works The first thing to do is to add a new document to a document library and ensure that the Document ID is being assigned.  To do this, navigate to a document library and upload or … Continue reading

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Making Documents Unique – Part 2

How to Implement Document IDs As mentioned previously, the Document ID Service is set at the Site Collection level so once you are in a site, you need to go to Site Actions and then click on Site Settings. Click … Continue reading

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Making Documents Unique

A Fundamental ECM Requirement A fundamental tenet of any ECM solution is that it must be possible to uniquely identify a document and retrieve it based on a unique identifier.  This identifier is typically an incremental numeric value that increments … Continue reading

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Is 2010 suited to ECM?

I say “Yes it is” and here’s why… SharePoint has been dramatically improved with the release of SharePoint 2010, and incorporates many new features which support the use of the product as a platform for ECM and image storage. Content … Continue reading

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