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Document library with discussion board type

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 05, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint

As part of Lotus Notes to SharePoint migration I am looking for a functionality like Lotus Notes "StdR4DocLib" Standard document library. This will be the combination of both Discussion board and Document library.

For example, the user can add document and some content then send it for approval. Where as the reply to that documents should be displayed as Discussion board "Threaded View". I tried creating a custom list with Discussion as content type. Butcouldn't able to achieve the functionalities of Document Library like Check In, Check Out, etc.,

Can anyone suggest how can we achieve this in SharePoint 2010?

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