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SharePoint 2010 Workflow (greater than or equal to)

Just wondering if the below is possible in SharePoint designer or another way that I cant figure out. I want to change the status of a field say REQStatus so my rules would be: If Qreq is = 0 set ...
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Sufficient use of a Parallel Block?

In my workflow I send an email telling someone to make a change to a document. Once that person has made the change, they start a separate workflow that changes the request status and another email is ...
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Site Templates vs Copy Site with Manage Content and Structure?

Interesting question just came up from a client: when creating multiple sites from a template, are there any disadvantage to using the "Copy Site" feature via the "Manage Content and Structure" tool? ...
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Why are Best bets not displayed (FAST Search)?

I am trying to make Fast Server (Sharepoint 2010) best bets to work but I am missing something. Fast Server Search is on a completely different server, so I tried adding the keywords in both site ...
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SharePoint 2010: How to do master detail page with search selector

I am new to SharePoint 2010. I am looking for a different way to create a master detail page. Currently, have a page set up where I can select a parent record from a drop down menu and using ...
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Rule to attach file when radio button selected

I would like to have my radio button selection have a rule that if you select Radio Button "A" you must attach a file.
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Ideas underpinning SPSite and SPWeb [duplicate]

Edit: I'm not sure this will help, but I'll try: I am asking "what's the whole idea with wheels?"; a list of wheel parts is not what I am after. /edit I'm aware that SPSite - despite the confusing ...
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Sudden loss of access to /_vti_bin/ListData.svc

Between yesterday and today, all my requests to the "ListData.svc" API thingy have gone broken. Every request results as an Error 500, and asks me to check the server logs (to which I do not have ...
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Is it possible to change which list a workflow is associated with?

There doesn't seem to be a way to do this through SharePoint designer. Do I just need to recreate it? It's not a reusable workflow...
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Strategy to accomplish ACID goals without ACID transactions

I am a n00b at SharePoint, and am being told by people more experienced with it that it does not support transactions. Given what SP is supposedly for I find this a little bit hard to believe, not to ...
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pages created in Site pages library does not show page name in “Titletext” place holder

I created a publishing site in sharepoint and created one page using browser, and one page using sharepoint designer. The home page and page created using browser are in "pages" library and page ...
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jQuery library that uses json within a sub-web

In my sharepoint site (Sharepoint Server Enterprise 2010), in IIS(7.5), I have a web-application that runs with Sharepoint as the parent site. Almost. So, I want to use a jQuery library called ...
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Get the internal names of User Profile activities 'Blog Posts' and 'Blog Comments under 'Activities I am following'

I am using a PowerShell Script (dont remember the link from where i referenced this) that updates (Checks/Unchecks) the activities under 'Activities I am following'. I also ran a script to get the ...
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deny access to default page of web but allow access beneath

I have a site in SharePoint 2010 (call it www.thesite.com) containing several subsites containing various reports arranged by category - www.thesite.com/cat-a, www.thesite.com/cat-b, etc.. and one ...
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How to add SharePoint List as one of the data connection type in SSRS report?

I want to create a report with SSRS that consumes data from SharePoint list. When I add a new shared data source in the Business Intelligence Studio, all the options other than the SharePoint List are ...
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Content Query Web Part - Multiple (repeated) additional filters

I am creating a Content Query Web Part as part of a feature receiver (feature activated), and adding it to a publishing page. The purpose is to filter on the Approval Status field for a Calendar ...
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Sharepoint Site permission issue

We have a web application based on SharePoint. Every Saturday night Site collection permission default groups gets deleted automatically and it is difficult to find the cause of this issue. We have ...
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OpenDocuments ActiveX plugin does not work first time for each URL

I have a page which displays links to Word documents stored in SharePoint 2010. In order to allow the user to open the linked document by clicking the hyperlink, without being prompted to open or ...
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For a single user test environment, is Intel Core i5 5200U, 16gb enough?

I have read that SharePoint absolutely requires a quad core processor, but the options here are very limited. This is what I would like to do: buy a laptop, install VirtualBox, install SharePoint 2010 ...
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SharePoint 2010 Listview creates “Unable to display…” error after adding inline style

First let me say I have been all over the web looking for a fix and keep finding references to the XsltTransformTimeOut value. I have already had our admins set ours from 1 to actually 10 seconds and ...
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Outlook 2010 Error “This task could not be updated at this time.” Item still processes properly

I have an approval workflow, which sends and email to the person it is assigned to. The user opens the email through Outlook 2010 and processes their task (approve, reject or reassign task). After ...
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Moving a Document from a Library to Another Library residing in the same Subsite only Retains the Latest Version History

I am moving a document from a library to another library and I am having this issue wherein only the latest version history is being retained after moving the file to another library. The two ...
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Force checkout not working with Edit (link to edit item) column in SP2010

Could someone be so kind as to check the following in their 2010 environments. Create a doc library Turn on force check-out Turn on versioning. Add the "Edit (link to edit item)" column to the ...
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Update List items using workflow - multiple items

I have two SharePoint lists, one list contains Tools and the other list contains Jobs. On the Jobs List, I enter a new job. I then will select the Tools needed for the job. The Tools are in a lookup ...
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Set Add / Edit / Display Form Views

I have looked a good bit and found several tutorials regarding how to set different views for the Add, Edit, and Display pages for my SharePoint 2010 form library. Most of these mention using the ...
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No synchronization with Slides in SharePoint 2010 Slide Library?

I'm working with a slide library in SharePoint 2010 Enterprise. When copying slides to a presentation and checking the "Tell me if this slide changes" box, a synchronization icon SHOULD show up under ...
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User Permissions Access Denied SharePoint 2010

I have a site collection in SharePoint 2010 and hierarchy of 2 subsites( sitecollection/subsite1/subsite2) under that. I am dealing with subsite 2. Sub site 2 doesn't inherit permissions from its ...
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File not displaying in library's all items view

I have a document library in SharePoint 2010 Foundation. When I have uploaded a file into a document library from the browser, it is showing a message "uploaded successfully" but it is not showing in ...
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Microsoft SharePoint is not supported with version 4.0.30319.225 of the Microsoft .Net Runtime

So, the story is the following: I just joined a team of an existing sharepoint project, sharepoint is installed RTM on all environments, from DEV to production. But because its 2 companies working ...
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Copy sharepoint list items across different farms

I am trying to copy items to a list but it sits on a different farm in the same domain. Please point me in the right direction. Some of the code is as below: string _destination = null; ...
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Deactivate the link of lookup-fields (2010)

On our solution (SP Foundation) we multiple lists with quite some lookup fields. Some of the lookup fields are user fields who link to the user info list, and we don't want that to happen. Of ...
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Workflows stuck on starting Sharepoint 2010

We have an issue with a list that has some custom workflows we have created in SharePoint Designer. Each list item has 3 workflows attached to them, but the workflows just seem to sit at a ...
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Page creation in Sharepoint for styling

Should I create page using "Page From Master" in master pages in navigation in Sharepoint designer or create a Webpart page or ".aspx" page in sharepoint designer or using "site Actions" and attach a ...
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microsoft.sharepoint.client.clientcontext does not contain a definition for 'Credentials'

I am trying to pass userid and password through the clientContext.Credentials method, but i am getting the below error microsoft.sharepoint.client.clientcontext' does not contain a definition for ...
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Can I create a link that when clicked creates a new list item.

I dont have access to SharePoint designer :(. My goal is to make a button that says something like "Create new item" and when clicked pulls up the form to create a new item in a list. Is this posible? ...
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Is it possible to setup an email for a site colleciton versus a web application?

I manage a SP 2010 site for my corporation. I have a workflow setup on a document library which sends out emails to users upon workflow activation. I want to change the email address from which the ...
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how to create a roster sheet in sharepoint 2010

This is about training management, when an employee requests for training, it goes to approval workflow and once approved, it is like the employee is enrolled. Once it is approved I want a roster ...
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How to create forms and reports using Access database and view the form in sharepoint 2010?

I need to create forms and reports using access database in sharepoint 2010. Require the steps to proceed.I have created the access db first. then i created,desgined the form using access 2010.Now i ...
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Disable mobile browsing for a single website in SharePoint 2010

How to disable mobile browsing for a single website in SharePoint 2010 not all of websites in SharePoint? As far as i know we can disable it as described here or here,but when applying those ...
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What is Difference between GhostableInLibrary vs Ghostable Files?

Can any one explain me difference between GhostableInLibrary vs Ghostable files and what are prons and cons each one
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different version error when restoring a SharePoint site collection

So I created a new single farm SharePoint server for testing purposed (we currently had a live production farm but no testing server). I am trying to restore the back ups of the live server to the ...
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SharePoint restore fails because of newer version

I have installed SharePoint 2010 SP1 on my local developer machine. I wanted to copy a site collection from one of our productive servers (which hasn't SP1 yet but the December 2010 Cumulative ...
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Emailing out an item in shrepoint 2010 to users that don't have access to the site

I am trying to figure out how to email out one item from a list by clicking on a button. Sort of like when you create a print button and it prints out just the one item. I don't want all of users to ...
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How do I limit search results by user permissions?

We're running SharePoint Foundation 2010. Many users use the Search Center to find things that exist on a file share, but there is enough sensitive information in some directories of that share that ...
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Sending email from 2010 workflow in 2013to user granted access through Active Directory group

In SharePoint 2013 on-premise, I have ListA, and grant Active Directory group GroupA Contribute rights to it. I assign a 2010 workflow to the list which should send an email to the person who created ...
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Filtered Lookup multiple selection

We have list A and list B. List B has a lookup column from the title field of list A. I created a data source with the designer to filtered the lookup values from list A (show lookup value if status ...
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Visio Web Access hyperlinks

I have a problem with Hyperlinks in Visio. I use Visio Web Access and Sharepoint 2010. If I use chrome browser, a single click on the visio shape will navigate to the desired URL, If I use IE 11, ...
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not able to create sub folder in sharepoint document library

I am creating folders in sharepoint document library It works fine when user is having permission to create master folder and subfolder(i am restricting that using event receiver), but when they ...
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Failing to display markup styles dropdown list items

I have issue with SharePoint 2010 and Markup styles on newer browsers. On IE11 and Chrome (haven't tested on Mozilla or Opera, but older IE works) there is issue that when you expand drop-down, all ...
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How to update a list item's Workflow Status field?

I have created an Approval field for my list programmatically: var fieldName = mylist.Fields.Add("Approval", SPFieldType.WorkflowStatus, false) see this msdn article Now I want to add list item ...