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How do I create an email trigger/workflow from SP list?

I need to have an email sent to users based upon not completing an action in a sharePoint list. For instance if a task status was blank or incomplete, it would notify the user to provide the update. ...
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Workflow Cancels When it Transitions to the Next Stage

I have a 2013 List WF below. All activities are running within an App Step because users only have Read permissions on the List. I know this is crazy but just go with me on this. As you can see in ...
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SharePoint 2013 responsive branding

I want to deliver SharePoint 2013 responsive site that affects all site collections in a greenfield site. I've seen resources that mention editing the master page and adding a css file but this would ...
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Term Store auto correcting URL

In the Term Store -> Navigation Node, I have a URL that contains a "%2f". When I click save, the URL automatically changes the "%2f" to a "/". I need the URL to stay exactly as I type it in the box. ...
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Horizontal Scroll Bar missing is some web apps

I have three web apps in a one WFE farm. I have not fooled with any CSS or javascript or master pages. In the first web app, the horizontal scroll bars work just fine. In the other web apps, I don'...
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Show SharePoint 2013 Calendar Views Individually in Outlook

I have one main calendar where I made different views (vacation, on-call, training) and then I put each view on the main calendar as an overlay. I know that you cannot show the overlays in Outlook. ...
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2013SP online - find all urls for each of the documents on site

I have a SP site that houses about 10,000 documents. I need to find a quick way to have this kind of report: Document title / Document url / DocumentID I need to create a quick link for ...
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Extend the Web Application and Alternate Access Mapping is same thing in SharePoint 2013

Currently, I am a little bit confuse related to Alternate Access Mapping. Could you please clear me about this "Extend the Web Application and Alternate Access Mapping is the same thing in SharePoint ...
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calculating days past since creation time based upon the real todays date changing daily

Does anybody know a way of showing days past on view (rendering of a page), since the day an item was created. I need this number for other calculations, to color format some usefull output. I see a ...
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workflow 2010 will show a Date equal to 01/01/0001 inside the email, if the Date is empty

I am working on SharePoint server 2013, and i create a new Workflow 2010 inside Sharepoint designer 2013. now inside the Workflow i set an email which contain the following value:- [%Current Item:...
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Browse and select document library files through a Modal Dialog

I have a page which should link documents from a document library as hyperlinks in the page, so that a user can click on the hyperlink and view it. For this purpose,I need to add functionality to add ...
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Restoring site collection on different sql server version

I am planning to restore a SP2013 site collection from a farm running on MSSQL 2008r2 into a different farm which runs on 2012 MSSQL. Is it possible? Is there any issue? thanks in advance
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Workflow fired from ribbon runs previous version

In SharePoint 2013, I have developed a custom ribbon action that is associated to a Content Type, which is in turn also associated to a workflow. The exact same URL is built up under the ribbon action ...
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File Cannot be accessed by the system in SP 2013

Hi when I was trying to copy the master page in SharePoint 2013 I am getting this error can anyone help me how to fix this issue I am copying master page through admin account but still shows this ...
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Drag and Drop Upload “appears” to not work

This issue has been driving me crazy for a few days now: Issue When dragging a file (Word Document, PDF, Image, etc.) to a SharePoint 2013 document library to upload said file, it appears to upload ...
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Approval Workflow with variable number of approvers

I am attempting to create an approval workflow with a variable number people who need to approve the item. For instance if employee A is pretty low on the org chart he or she may have 2-3 people ...
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Traffic Light Status in SP 2013 List

Is it possible to create a traffic light status in SP 2013 list without any custom coding?
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Meta Navigation: Exclude deleted/unpublished pages programmatically

I am accessing the managed metadata navigation term set via CSOM in a Web Service. This term set includes many navigation terms that are configured to use friendly URL term driven pages, which are ...
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Hide form fields based on current user's department

I need to create a form which needs to be filled out by multiple departments, but each department should only see the fields relevant to them. For example: HR Name Surname Job Title Department ...
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Newly created site collection could not be found

I have a fresh SharePoint 2013 on 2008r2 installation. I create a new web application with default settings but instead of the default public url, I enter http://qwe: I go on to create a site ...
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Context menu drop down in list datasheet view SharePoint 2013

How to Disable context menu in list datasheet view in SharePoint 2013? My aim is to disable the rename column name in the Context menu in datasheet view.
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Search Results WP: Show last modified Sites (meaning documents)

Using Search Results web part is possible to show the last modified documents of the context user (Query: ModifiedBy:{User.Name}), there's any workaround to show the Sites Collections of those same ...
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Is there a way to use URL to pass filters or search terms to display a page with certain results?

I have a bunch of pdfs that I plan to have links to display certain information from a bunch of lists I am using as a mini database in sharepoint. However, but in order for the hyperlinks in the pdfs ...
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How to return a List<File>, stored in a DocumentSet, based on the Current ListItem?

I have 2 ListItems, each has a DocumentSet with 2 documents each. I'm attempting to download only those Documents attached to the current ListItem. This is my first time working with documentSets. ...
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SharePoint 2013, updating lots of records, by script?

I have a SharePoint list that has lots of columns and a priority column. Now it used to be a high - medium - low column. However last year they changed the ideas behind that, and we have now 1,2,3,4 ...
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How to add search refiner webpart in master page

I have created a custom search page and added search refiner webpart in it. I want to to get a refiner webpart under the current navigation. I tried it with css but as new items add in current ...
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Get Multi user value from another list in infopath

Could anybody please help me to resolve this issue? I've designed an InfoPath form, with some controls. I have a second list which has the values like this If the current user trying to see a saved ...
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SharePoint Multiple Check-in

Is it possible to check-in multiple files in SharePoint 2013 at once? Is there a limitation of files that you can check-in at once?
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PowerShell script for Site map

In this thread they have a script that does what I need. However when I put in my intranet site location for SharePoint I get an error saying it cannot find the object. Is the reason why the script ...
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Stop MySite Deletion

we have a user that was removed then re-added to active directory. during this time his My Site was marked for deletion. Is there a way to set a flag to remove his profile from the My Site clean-up ...
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Using Sharepoint 2013 Search.asmx with FQL

I have a website using sharepoint search services to query SP index. After migrating to 2013 I started getting this error: ERROR_BAD_QUERY Error: We didn't understand your search terms. Make sure ...
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Multiple WebPart zones in Custom Layout Page

Below screenshot is my custom page layout which will be the landing page for the site. I have designed this page as publishing page, but I would like to add web part page functionality to this page in ...
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How to find the FieldName of a Page Field in SharePoint 2013

I am creating a custom Layout page with snippets generated in the Snippet Gallery. When a "Page Field" snippet is generated, it looks something like this: <div data-name="Page Field: Title"> &...
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Activate Globally Deployed Master Page

I tried to deploy a solution to Sharepoint 2013, consisting with only master page. However, while I can activate it with GUI just fine, I cannot find a way to activate it using powershell. ...
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How to set up several alerts for different lists

I've got an alerts set up for a deployment calendar that i am implementing into Sharepoint Calendar function - Currently it's all fine with the overlays and categories and the colours match up with no ...
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SharePoint 2013 Add-In workflow - start additional task while waiting for completion of others

I'm working on custom approval workflow. The process assumes that each approver can invite other people for approval. For example, "Hey! We've forgot Tom! He should look at that document!". The ...
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Browse Button or Link for Column with Hyperlink feature in list

How can I set a "browse button" or link under the NewForm.aspx & Editform.aspx for a SharePoint 2013 list, so while users are trying to add pictures, it allows them to browse and select the ...
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How to create calendar notification e-mail?

I want to create calendar and when someone click on "Add" after filling all the details, it should email to a person. How to add the email?
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Performance issues in SharePoint site

We have a web app that was migrated from SharePoint 2007 to 2010 and then to 2013 using Database attach and restore method. What we have seen is that the performance is not quite what we expected on ...
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Multiple Lookup Columns return no items CAML Query SharePoint Views

I have a document library that has reached it's 5000 view limit and I'm trying to retrospectively create views on indexed lookup columns. I can successfully return views that are customised in ...
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Calendar Overlays

I've got about 9 calendars overlaying at the moment, I want to make it easier for less computer minded staff to turn these calendars on and off from view. Is there a way for me to put some simple ...
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Designer 2013 Dictionary Object

How to create SharePoint Designer Dictionary variable for the follow JSON. {  'userRoleAssignments': [{                 '__metadata': {'type': 'SP.Sharing.UserRoleAssignment'},                 'Role'...
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Cannot import date values in SharePoint list using SSIS

I'm using SharePoint 2013 and SSIS-Sql server 2008 r2. Excel is a data source and Sharepoint list is the destination.I have simple transformations and the data is copied to List. I can see all column ...
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Is App Step Required for Update Item Logic in 2013 Designer?

I have a 2013 workflow that Updates Item in the current List. I have read somewhere that depending on what my workflow does, that I may need to use an App Step. It talked about needing to use App Step ...
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Created a e-mail chain around Project Status Held and Expiry dates

I have created a custom list that tracks projects and within this created a workflow that will send an e-mail to a certain user if the Project Status is changed to Hold. Then when the Hold Expiry date ...
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Is there a way to force the a retention policy defined on a content type to work again on an item if its Event is met again

I am working on SharePoint enterprise server 2013. And inside a content type I define the following retention policy stage:- If a custom site column named “contract review date” is met to call a ...
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Move subsite programmatically

I have to move a subsite in a site collection to a new site in the root level. I want to achieve this through powershell. The "Content and Structure" page located at /_layouts/15/sitemanager.aspx ...
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Storing data uri image in SP list

I'm using html2canvas to capture a "screenshot" of the user screen to an html5 canvas element. I'm then using the native canvas.toDataURL() which returns something like this data:image/gif;base64,...
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How can I send e-mail alerts from Sharepoint 2013 Calendar

I've just created a SharePoint Calendar with a couple of overlays which are working fine. I'm trying to get it so that when an appointment is added to the calendar an alert is sent to e-mails X@123....
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Calculated field based on values in other columns

I have a new SP 2013 List that I would like to add a new field with a calculated 'score' based on the values of a few other columns. For example, The Choices for Col1, Col2, Col3 and Col4 are all ...