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Topic Title: SharePoint Get files error
Topic Summary: Receiving an error message in a library with content types
Created On: 02/02/2012 05:34 AM
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 02/02/2012 05:34 AM
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Peter Schneider
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I have a library with content types enabled. Especially I want to use document sets. In such a library the BPA SharePoint activity "get_files" fails with an error "Column 'Author' already exists".

With other libraries (without content types) the action works fine.

Is there a bug?


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 02/03/2012 02:17 PM
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Ricardo Castaneda

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Hi Peter,

We would like to schedule a GoToAssist session where we can take a closer look at this issue. If this is possible please send a list with your availability to

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