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SP Online 2010 workflow: send email once when item is approved

Objective: Send a notification email to users when blog post is first approved but NOT on subsequent edits/approvals. Using a 2010 wf triggered by an item change. Process: Added a yes/no helper ...
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Create list of document libraries (duplicate Quick Launch/Libraries)

Instead of displaying the Quick Launch "Libraries", I want to display links to the library pages in a list/webpart within the main content section of the page. That way I can include a button/workflow ...
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Condition and action missing from Workflows in SharePoint designer 2010

I was trying to add conditions / Actions to my SharePoint workflow through SP Designer 2010 and realised they had gone missing. I re-installed the designer to no avail. Any idea what is wrong? I am ...
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SPD Workflow Approval Task- Unexpected Error When Viewing Task

I have a SPD 2010 workflow that is starting an approval process and assigning a task to a user. I'm running into an odd issue. When a user with contribute permissions on the Task list tries to view ...
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How to add radio buttons to webpart editor?

I have created a Visual Content Web Part in SharePoint 2010. I would like to add a setting in the webpart's editor that allow the user to select options from a set of radio buttons. I have tried ...
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start list workflow on item delete?

I have seen elsewhere, that for whatever evil reason, SP2010 list workflows cannot be triggered by the delete of a list item. Glad the SP dev team didn't design soda machines or you'd never have a ...
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Create item in list 2 from list 1 SharePoint Designer 2010 using “Create item in”

I posted this same question about a month ago but for SP 2013. I noticed in 2010 (I have to rebuild my WF since I want it to kick-off from another workflow and this cannot be done in 2013) the ...
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SP 2010 updated dlls show up in features but not SP Designer

I have a custom feature that we are building in Visual Studio 2015. It installs fine initially. I am trying to set up an upgrade script and I get the following: - the feature version (from ...
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What is the difference between project site templates PWA#0 or ProjectSite#0

What is the difference between project site templates PWA#0 or ProjectSite#0 . Is PWA for 2010 and ProjectSite for 2013? I am looking at creating site collection for project server using PowerShell. ...
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certification error while opening SharePoint 2010 site

We are getting the certification error while we are trying to open our application. I have no clue on how to proceed on this, any sneak through of my issue with suggestions is appreciated.Please find ...
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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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minimum permissions required for user to fire powershell commands for sharepoint remotely

I want to perform read/write operations on SharePoint 2010/2013 using PowerShell commands remotely. Commands will be New-SP<> , Remove-SP<> and Get-SP<> i.e. all read/write operations on ...
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Trying to make a difference between two dates, with days, hours and minutes

I try to make a difference between two dates, but displaying the days and hours. So I found a good idea on this website : ...
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Excel document opening in web view even though default is to open in program

I have a document library with one Excel spreadsheet in it. The document library's settings are such that the spreadsheet should be opening in each client's Excel program, not in Excel Web View. I ...
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Overwrite item copied based on title

I have two lists, and I have a workflow that copies one item from one list to the second on a field change. Sometimes, one item can be copied even if it has already been. I would like to overwrite ...
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2010 Branching Choice Columns

I have a dilemma with a list I have that I wish to export to excel and create pivot charts/graphs for... Currently my list has several fields that I wish to consolidate into one. I have: - Team ...
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Error, while trying to access the webservices from InfoPath form

I am getting the following error while trying to access a custom webservice from an InfoPath form to fetch some data. I have already gone through the actions described in the error message, but the ...
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How to resolve SharePoint 2010 Error Event 5586 - Some part of your SQL statement is nested too deeply.

The SharePoint 2010 server is returning some error message on Windows Event Viewer and SharePoint logs. Windows Event Viewer is returning the following error message: Event 5586, SharePoint ...
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How to terminate restore process on Sharepoint 2010

I am using SharePoint 2010 on Windows server 2008 R2. I have started a Site collection restore process. Initially, it gave me an Error saying The directory ...
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Extract Workflow column value from AllUserData table

I have a SP 2010 content database and I am trying to extract list data from it. I cannot successfully restore the content database to a SP farm, that's why I am trying to directly retrieve the data ...
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SPServices Cascading Dropdown taking long time to load

I'm using SPServices Cascading Dropdown. I have three lists: Region, Country, City. Regions contains 7 items. Country contains 90 items. City contains 1600 items (which will keep increasing) I ...
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Import-SPWeb : Attempted to perform an unauthorized operation. At line:1 char:13

I'm trying to migrate a site under a sitecollection from one server to site collection in another server but I'm getting this error on SharePoint 2010 Management Shell (Administrator) When I ...
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Calendar group by event in SharePoint

I have calendar inside that I have created an event which starts from march (01/03/2016) to ends on May(29/05/2016). I have created a calculated field "Month" which fetch month as a number like 3 ...
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Site creation can't continue because of a configuration issue with the parent site

I'm having problems to make my site creation work. I followed the guide at http://blog.sharedove.com/adisjugo/index.php/2012/07/25/visual-guide-setting-up-my-sites-in-sharepoint-2013/ , everything is ...
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How can we increase the maximum size of a list templates in SharePoint 2010?

I have a Picture Library having some pictures in it. Now, I want to move it to some other site. For that I was trying to create a template (with content) for this picture library. But it error-ed out ...
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SharePoint 2010 Drop off library with approval before moving document?

I have a drop off library with some rules and when they are fulfilled the documents are moved to other libraries depending on what metadata was specified. I have a requirement where one group of ...
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My field in workflow task is still required even after made it optional

Environment : Sharepoint Foundation 2010 A few days ago, I wanted to make my field required in a workflow task. For that, I made required my field under the content type. But, this had no effect. ...
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Recurring event in calendar showing as a single event in list view

I have a calendar with recurring events. When I try to create a view in list and using 'group by' month & year, it is not showing recurring items separately in each month category. How can I get ...
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List group shows entire list

I have a Enterprise SharePoint 2010 list view that is grouped by a choice column and shows the number of items in that group but when I expand any group it shows the entire list instead of just the ...
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“No connectivity with the server” for files in only one content DB?

SharePoint 2010 / SQL Server 2008 R2 One of my users reported a problem opening files yesterday. Upon opening a file she would receive this string of error messages: Clicking "Retry Open" leads to: ...
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How to change the page layout or webpartzones on default page of a custom site definition?

Currently I've got a custom site definition (SharePoint 2010) that includes several features and also puts some webparts in the webpartzones on the default.aspx when a site based on this definition is ...
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XSLT template conditional statement on lookup fields - Optimization help

I have a block of xslt that examines if the current node and performs some calculations using different lookup fields if a certain field matches a certain text string. It works as expected and is ...
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SharePoint 2013 error with external list connecting to LobSystem

I created the ECT with a Custom Impersonated ID so it is connecting to the SQL Database with a specific ID and PW for the SQL DB not through windows Authentication. I created the External list ...
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How do I embed one SharePoint site page into another?

In SharePoint 2010, I would like to insert the content from a site page into a column on other site pages, so those pages have a common column. Think of it like an includes page on an HTML site. I ...
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Gridview used to display list data does not show 'Author' and 'Editor' field

I used grid view to display SharePoint 2010 list data. To have data filtered (used Sp-query for that), I used 'Author' field in C# which is similar to 'Created By' in SharePoint list. It's working ...
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Unable to use custom master file in DisplayForm

So I am attempting to use a custom master file for the DisplayForm on a list. The only customization is that it is v4.master but with a different X-UA-Compatible browser chosen. When I go to attach ...
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Bootstrap in HTML Web Part

I got HTML/CSS from our Designer to implement on a Sharepoint 2010 page. This page is using bootstrap. I implemented it with HTML Web Part and also tried to split the web page layout and work ...
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Alert assigned user when predecessors completed

I have an out of the box SharePoint 2010 Tasks List setup using predecessors (a lookup column back to same task list, allows multiple selections) and I have a requirement to send an email alert to the ...
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Where can I find the list of available properties for SPNavigationNode?

In SharePoint 2010 (as well as other versions) with Publishing enabled, you have an SPWeb.Navigation.TopNavigationBar object. This represents the links you see in the Top Link Bar, and is a collection ...
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Freeze Header Row

is it possible to freeze the header row in list? We add some code so the user can scroll trough the content. The code doesn't work for the header freeze. We work with Internet Explorer 10. Have ...
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Freeze Header Row and First Columns in a List

I have a list with a huge amount of data. I would like the header row (with the titles of the columns) and the first X columns (the number varies depending on the list view) to remain frozen while the ...
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Delete column of a list with content type which is not mine

Environment : Sharepoint Foundation 2010 I created a helpdesk list which contains a default content type. When I go to the list settings, I cannot : Delete any field already created at the same ...
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content query webpart itemstyle wrapped by group style in XSLT

I have the following markup: <ul id="slider"> <!-- slider item --> <li> ... </li> <!-- end of slider item --> </ul> and I have ...
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ListData.svc returns “An error occurred while processing this request” for some lists only

In SharePoint 2010 Service Pack 1, we are having trouble with ListData.svc. In most cases, it correctly returns data from a list. However, there are a few lists which don't work and instead return ...
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content query web part with multi value lookup column

I am trying to work out how I can query a content type with a multi value lookup field using the content query web part. I know that natively this is not possible with ootb sharepoint 2010 however I ...
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Configuring KPI in dashboard designer

I'm configuring a KPI for my sharepoint 2010 site. Take this example of a "projects" list and a "project progress" field in this list which is shown in percentage. I want to configure a KPI for this ...
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User Profile Manager and its Enum does not give me the same count

Today, I have encountered another issue with SharePoint 2010. I have a powershell script that can pull the user profile details from the User Profile store, having used UserProfileManager to get the ...
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How to use SPServices search sql query - getting malformed query

I am using the SPServices javascript library to make a search request to sharepoint 2010 search. I am trying this query: queryText = "<QueryPacket xmlns='urn:Microsoft.Search.Query' ...
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How to add a registration button to a calendar list / list form?

my use case is: I want to create an event management system without using meeting workspaces (sadly I/We can't use them, at least the senior dev. told me). There shall be: One Calendar List, ...
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move list element to another list with Jquery

I have two lists and I would like to move a list item to another list on a webpart button click. Is there a way to move items using jquery in sharepoint? Thanks.