Design is a process of problem solving and planning for a software solution.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
18 views

organizing large volume of projects and documents. SP2013 on prem

I'm at a large environment 100+ users divided by several departments. However they insist that they do not want to use team sites per department. But want one (site) 'portal' for projects and ...
1
vote
1answer
45 views

SharePoint Site Collections Planning

I'm a SharePoint newbie and I am wondering the best way to design SP web application. There are 2 departments- Dept A takes customer data, Dept B analyses customer data. Can I create 2 site ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

Restore Page Layout in SharePoint 2013

I have changed the page layout for Intranet site to a new layout. However, now I need to revert. Any suggestion on how to get the old Page layout?
0
votes
0answers
18 views

Export a subsite theme and import the theme to another subsite

Can you, in SharePoint Online, export a subsite theme and import the theme to another subsite? OR Can you export the theme from the root site and import it to a subsite? Can this be done? If so, ...
0
votes
1answer
765 views

Quiz or exam on Sharepoint

Is there any ay to create/add a quiz on sharepoint 2010 just using MS Sharepoint designer and infopath? Thank you.
0
votes
1answer
31 views

Color applied via CSS shows different on IE & Chrome

Color applied via CSS shows different on IE & Chrome for SPS2013. Example: I've set the base colour as blue using a content editor for a specific SPS page. However, on IE it shows white, while ...
0
votes
1answer
32 views

Adding a many to many relationship, and having a form input data into two lists

I'm building a form for a Marketing Event list. The list would track name/type/location/date etc of the event and also those people associated with it (for example recipients or attendees) These ...
1
vote
1answer
21 views

Normalization of lists with huge data - Performance concerns

A while ago, I had attempted to normalize a huge list I had to remove redundancy. This main list was hence joined with another 2 more lists as a result. Right after, users were complaining about slow ...
2
votes
2answers
35 views

Team site background color, web part design?

Is it possible to change the background color of a team site, and a web part as well? are we able to design a web part with rounded corner fx?
3
votes
3answers
86 views

SharePoint 2013 shared with “lots of people”

I've been tasked to be the admin of a SharePoint 2013 site that was created by someone who never completely implemented it. I'm wondering why every site, page, list, folder, document at every level is ...
2
votes
1answer
929 views

Creating SiteCollections using SharePoint Management Shell 2013

I am following the below instruction to create a NHSC, but at point D when I am creating a Team Site, I get the message that the new URL is not found! Do I need to create that before? Am I missing ...
1
vote
1answer
416 views

FontAwesome icons not displaying

Am using Font Awesome search icon on the web site using the icons at the local level as shown below, but it does not appear when. How do I solve it? The link to the Awesome Font style: ...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

Other ways to display tabular data?

Right now I'm just using an Excel web part but it's a bit cluttered. I just need a simple way to store points of data similar to what you see below. obviously I don't need all the extraneous ...
0
votes
1answer
12 views

Add survey reply in document library on each uploaded document

I would like to link the survey reply item to the document library so that the user can provide survey response to the document which uploaded in this library. Is it possible to do so? Thanks a lot ...
7
votes
4answers
207 views

Powershell/task scheduler OR timer job(Farm solution) OR workflow/retention policy . when i want to implement a background jobs

I am working on a SharePoint 2013 site collection. And I have an Issue Tracking list, where I want to perform these actions on it once a day (at 12:05 AM):- Check if a column named "Review Date" of ...
1
vote
1answer
34 views

How to apply font style to entire sharepoint site text?

I want to apply common font style to entire text of SharePoint 2013 site. Is any easy way for that?
1
vote
2answers
164 views

Responsive framework for SharePoint Online 2013

I am about to start a project in SharePoint Online 2013. I have a plan to create responsive design in it. Researching on various blogs and posts I have come across many different frameworks like ...
0
votes
1answer
18 views

Set Visual web part color according to the color of SP page?

I have a visual webpart that shows white jQuery ListBox. When I change the look on my SP page the Web part is still white and looks ugly, I wonder if there's a way to make the Visual web part change ...
0
votes
1answer
79 views

Sharepoint 2013: Where'd the Design Manager Customisation Go?

We had a vendor set up our SharePoint 2013 site for us with custom branding and look and feel. I've used the Design Manager (Site Settings->Change the Look and selecting a built-in composed look) to ...
13
votes
5answers
18k views

How do I hide the “Recently Modified” portion of the quick launch?

The "Recently Modified" section in the quick launch is not something I want my users to see. How can I eliminate or hide it in a SharePoint 2010 installation?
0
votes
0answers
15 views

SharePoint upload data - function refactoring - design questions

I currently have a series of functions that write to various SharePoint lists, I am trying to amalgamate them into a single function but want to be able to have an elegant way to do this. each ...
0
votes
0answers
41 views

Sharepoint 2013 - design manager vs custom VS solution

I would like to know what the benefits/disadvantages are for using the design manager to brand a publishing site? I come from the SP 2010 world where a site collection scoped feature would be ...
1
vote
2answers
133 views

How do I stop my style from being overwritten?

I'm working on a SharePoint Online Wiki page. I've edited the source on the page and then added the following style container: <style> .ms-core-listMenu-verticalBox { DISPLAY: none } ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

How to associate html to masterpage sharepoint 2013

Im working on fixed layout design and I have a html file but how can I associate this with my masterpage. I have the fixed layout html file form here Thanks in advance im also looking for other ways ...
1
vote
0answers
33 views

Guidelines for OnPrem Site Branding

I have been given conflicting advice as to trying to stay out the box with composed looks, vs creation of more branded MasterPages. The former claimed as a recommendation so that customers can easily ...
1
vote
2answers
205 views

How to add time line using normal list in SharePoint

Is it possible to add time line web-part using normal custom list or any other solution to implement through normal list
4
votes
1answer
544 views

How to highlight a reply in a discussion forum based on a condition in Flat.aspx

In the Flat.aspx page of a discussion forum, I have to highlight the reply if the poster belongs to a certain group. How do I achieve that? I tried modifying the Profile.xsl file that the list view ...
1
vote
3answers
64 views

Need advice to get rid of subfolder-tree structure

Our user wants to build a Knowledgebase portal. He designed the structure with folder-subfolder's concept, i.e., Main Category > sub category > subsub category, etc. Permission inheritance will ...
0
votes
1answer
49 views

custom edit unlike the built-in edit form will not show newly created fields

I am working on an Enterprise wiki site collection. now if i am using the built-in Edit form it will automatically show any new field added to the Enterprise-wiki content type. But now i wanted to ...
0
votes
1answer
46 views

How do I show a calculated field along the same baseline as preceeding text?

I am new to infopath and so I may be missing something obvious... I have a combo box with sample data, and a calculated formula which binds to the value of that combo box. There is text before the ...
1
vote
2answers
66 views

Modifying a site column at the list level versus creating new site columns

I have the following questions on when/why to use these approaches:- To create a new site column Or to use the same site column, but modify it at the list level. I have these business case ...
1
vote
1answer
132 views

SharePoint 2013 theme broken accidently

In SharePoint 2013 if I try to change the look, and select "Tokyo" from the Site Layouts dropdown, the elements in the preview are all broken. Menu items are appearing on the page which should only ...
0
votes
1answer
65 views

Create Design Package - Access Denied

I need to create a design package for a site collection, but when I try to create it (from Design Manager), I get a 403 Forbidden Error I am site collection administrator.
1
vote
1answer
58 views

Need a simple clean 2013 theme

Anybody have any recommendations for examples or sites that sell decent solutions? I'm looking to replace the main page with page that looks similar to the tablet version of www.msn.com which I ...
0
votes
1answer
32 views

Where can we find the html code of the new custom master page

I created a new custom master page. In the developer tools of IE I am able to see the code with many divs with different classes, but when I open the custom_master_page.html, I can't find any of ...
1
vote
2answers
329 views

New Page with custom HTML content

I want to make a new Page on a Website with my own HTML/CSS content. We got a HTML page from a designer, with content in it. I want to implement this into a normal subpage on a website. All content on ...
1
vote
3answers
692 views

Custom CSS Heading Styles in SharePoint Ribbon?

I have custom heading styles (h1,h2,h3) displaying in the SharePoint Ribbon to choose from on the front-end. SharePoint picks up on this from my css file. Is it possible to get this in the back-end as ...
2
votes
0answers
76 views

allow contributor users to add web parts to a page without granting them “Add and Customize Pages” permission

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection, and when contributor users try to add web parts they will get the following error:- A Web Part or Web Form Control on this Page cannot be ...
1
vote
2answers
435 views

Remove ms-core-header ms-tablerow

How do I remove this from SharePoint without messing up the page? I am using the Oslo MasterPage. <div id="titlerow" class="ms-dialogHidden ms-core-header ms-tableRow"> On my site if I ...
1
vote
0answers
41 views

how to implement picture library look and feel in provider hosted App?

How to implement the same view (design) of SharePoint list (picture or document library) in provider hosted App, for now I am using asp.net controls but the final view of app doesn't belong to ...
0
votes
0answers
33 views

Creating an eaily-editable timeline in a Sharepoint 2013 page

I need to build a timeline page, which graphically shows a timeline and allows users to add events to certain dates - so it must be user friendly. I don't even know where to start! Any help would be ...
1
vote
0answers
113 views

Centre Align Search Box - SharePoint 2013

On my SharePoint site I am tryint to centre-align a search box I have inserted into the Content - any idea on how this is done?
0
votes
0answers
18 views

You don't have Add and Customize Pages permissions [duplicate]

Currently when contributor users inside our enterprise wiki 2013 try to add a new web part to a wiki page, they will get the following error:- A Web Part or Web Form Control on this Page cannot be ...
0
votes
1answer
206 views

Site renders differently for other user

One of my projects at work this summer has been to redesign a SharePoint 2010 website which will launch within the next few months. Everything looks great on my end, but for another user, the website ...
5
votes
3answers
6k views

Rounded corners in WebPart headers SP2010

When I view the site in FireFox the below does work with rounded corners, but not in IE at all. I'm trying to make a webpart header in SP 2010 rounded. .ms-WPHeader td { background: #005bac; ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

How to create a Document Library Item without a file in sharepoint 2010?

wish you save my life. I am now doing a sharepoint project but I have little experience. My requirement: Design a contract creation/approval process for a company There are many kinds of contracts, ...
1
vote
1answer
125 views

Grid design on a master page

We are trying to use a grid design on a master page in SharePoint 2013 / Office 365. This will imitate the default title bar + side nav bar but with a third party framework. The reason I am asking ...
1
vote
2answers
41 views

How do I add content from other site collections?

Trying to wrap my head around organizing a sharepoint infrastructure. I was going to do a Site Collection for each division. But, lets say I have the MIS division which has a helpdesk issue tracker ...
8
votes
2answers
3k views

How can I create an Entity Relationship Diagram for SharePoint lists?

I'm trying to design/document a collection of lists with lookups in an Entity Relationship Diagram. Currently I'm using Visio's built-in ERD template, which is most of the way there, but it lacks two ...
0
votes
1answer
82 views

Custom design for sharepoint online

Hopefully you guys can help me, as I haven't be able to find any concrete answer to my question. I'm new to sharepoint and I would like to make an intranet for a company. Sharepoint online team site ...