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New Publishing Date features released in DocRead version 3

New Publishing Date features released in DocRead version 3DocRead Version 3.0 introduces more control over publishing dates for a document or item that will be assigned via DocRead in the DocRead Settings section.TO ACCESS THE NEW DOCREAD SETTINGS MENU:Click on the ellipsis against the specific document you with to amend. Then click the ellipsis again […]

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Assigning tasks to SharePoint Global Audiences with DocRead

Assigning tasks to SharePoint Global Audiences with DocReadDocRead allows you to assign tasks to specific groups of people that you select. Each nominated individual receives a DocRead task which they must access and self certify that they have completed. The Team and Standard Editions allow tasks to be assigned to individuals, SharePoint Groups and Active Directory […]

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Why can’t the “Domain Users” AD group be used in a DocRead audience

Why can’t the “Domain Users” AD group be used in a DocRead audienceDocRead uses the SharePoint API to identify the members of SharePoint and Active Directory (AD) groups (more specifically we use the SPUtility.GetPrincipalsInGroup method), unfortunately this API does not seem to support the “Domain Users” AD group (there are several people reporting this problem: https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/office/en-US/594b8f59-526e-4624-97b7-6dd5acaa98e4/getting-users-from-ad-group?forum=sharepointdevelopment). Because of this the […]

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