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How can I set up a workflow to count the number of items in a list?

I am trying to set up using a SharePoint 2010 workflow that will count the number of non priority 1 tickets in a custom SharePoint online list. What I would like to have it do is go through the list, ...
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Vendor SharePoint Solution

I'm looking to create a SharePoint site for the following: -I have three lists: software product, help desk tickets (with a lookup column to the software product), and knowledge base documents (with ...
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Deleted Task Behavior

I was creating a workflow and an issue was the sheer number of emails that were being sent to users / approvers. I wanted to have an Approval task that would only let the user know when the process ...
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How to Design SharePoint 2013 website in Visual Studio 2013 locally

Whats the Solution to design a sharepoint website by using Visual Studio 2013 on local machine I am beginner with SharePoint
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How to add custom action to open document in a specific program

If possible, how can a link to open a selected document be added to the Callout dialog in Sharepoint2013? e.g. We have a desktop application that works with TIFF, PDF and other image files. We want ...
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How to send email using SharePoint Designer and Person or Group Column type

I would like to send email alert to one or more people that exist in a person or group field. Is this possible using a workflow in Sharepoint Designer? Best regards.
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SharePoint2010 is using older version of Workflow instead of new one

I have a Workflow in created in SharePoint designer 2010 that starts when an item in the list is changed. The problem is that SharePoint keeps using the older version of the Workflow after I save and ...
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Create External Content Type - Access denied by Business Data Connectivity

Following the technet articles on how to get external data into SharePoint 2013 (for testing purposes) I've created: Business Data Connectivity Service with Metadata Store Permissions Secure Store ...
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Custom forms for content type

Can someone give me an specific example on how to do this? Or some guidance here I don't want to use Visual studio just Sharepoint Designer. I already now that you can gro from SPD to the content ...
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How to clone a record into a new record with new ID

I wanted to be able to have a button that would create a new record (new ID number) with the same data that was in the record I chose to create a new one off of. So a user wouldn't have to re-type all ...
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Sharepoint designer Workflow, “Title cannot be empty” error

I want to create a workflow with Sharepoint Designer 2013. If I create a new workflow it gets created but it doesn't generate an initial Stage for me, also if I try to add a new Stage it doesn't ...
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Alter pathname to include query parameter [migrated]

I need to alter the following line of javascript: whoproxy += 'proxying as '+proxyingname+'.&#160;'+selectproxy+'&#160;<span ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Update Item Lookup tangle

I have an OOB approval workflow using SharePoint Designer 2010. I created a column called "Approver Notes" for both the list the workflow is on (ASW Library) and the task list. I created a local ...
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Document is not getting saved in Sharepoint using Firefox browser

I have a document stored in SharePoint, and when I try to edit the document through Internet explorer the document get edited and the new document gets saved in SharePoint, whereas when I try to open ...
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Duplicate workflow on the same list sharepoint 2007

i created a workflow on my custom list that does some actions. I want to duplicate the same workflow. I have to do that because many steps are the same. My problem is when i copy and past the ...
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How to show value of a Multiline TextBox field in DataForm Webpart (2010)

I have a list called HOB which contains Multiline TextBox field called as FacilityComment with Append Changes to Existing Text= yes. And this field contains values which i want to show in DataForm ...
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Workflow to freeze a row in in a list with SPD2013

I am unable to create a workflow in SPD 2013 where it should be able to freeze a row of a SharePoint list. I have a List called Ticket and a column name Status. All I need is if the status changes to ...
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workflow that checks if item is new or modified

I'm trying to create a workflow that starts automatically (simply sends an email) when an item is created (that part is easy), but will also send an email on certain conditions when modified (when box ...
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How do you add a parent navigation item to quick launch with no link actually pointing to it?

I am currently using SharePoint 2013 Online and am using a managed navigation structure to support 3 levels on the quick list. So for example: Item 1 (Parent) --Nested Item 1 (Child) ---Nested ...
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Schedule a workflow to run everyday

I want a workflow to run each day at 2.00 AM. Is there a way to achieve this? I found many posts but didn't work.
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SPD Workflows (No Coding) are excruciatingly slow on SP 2013, But, Fast on SP2010 - How to improve?

We have SharePoint 2013 environment enterprise edition, and a deployed Workflow Manager server. All our servers have very powerful resources (CPUs & RAMs) Our SPD Workflows (No Coding) are ...
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Assign multiple users document permissions using one InfoPath people picker

I'm trying to have my InfoPath 2010 form (actually using InfoPath 2013 but set to 2010) be able to use one People Picker control to pass multiple account ID's in order to set document-level ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Customizing the Approval Workflow for Change Items

I'm trying to use Sharepoint Designer 2010 to create a workflow for a library. We want to have submitters and approvers in the library. Submitters would upload a document, fill out some metadata & ...
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Constructing a workflow to create a new list object when editing a different list object

im busy investigating how to do this, and if anybody has some guidance that would be great. :) I have 3 lists. Candidates Positions Applications An Application object consists of a Candidate and ...
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Announcement to display just the title in SP 2010

How to display just the title in Announcement on the Home page. Can I hide the body so it can be seen only if you click on the title in SharePoint 2010
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Making a particular document list or library mandatory to show in SharePoint 2010

Can I have a particular List or Library Document be always available in the top, no matter how many document we add or modify? Example: Document 1 should always be shown, no matter we keep adding n ...
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enable to publish workflow from sharepoint designer 2013

when I try to publish my workflow created with Workflow Designer I get this error message System.ServiceModel.ServerTooBusyException: The HTTP service located at ...
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Error on publishing workflow from sharepoint designer

when I try to publish my workflow created with Workflow Designer I get this error message System.ServiceModel.ServerTooBusyException: The HTTP service located at ...
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using employee id related to task id.

I have a task id i'm grabbing from the URL in a Share Point web part .I would like to get an employee id that is related to that task id without hard code it and use it to display some values. Can ...
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How can I compare A date in share Point list and the system date

Anyone help! I have a date on my share Point list and I would like to compare if its less than the Current date .Then after comparing I want to calculate the number of days between 2 date . Thank you ...
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SharePoint Designer Workflow Notifications

I need to create a SPD Workflow where an email should be sent to a manager from a user and the manager has 7 days to review the email and approve it. If the manager approves the email before 7 days ...
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Conditionally hiding/showing fields on a custom newform using jquery

This is something I have been struggling with for some time now. I have looked all over the internet at different forums and blogs trying to find a solution and I have finally gotten ALMOST there. I ...
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Embed a timer in a sharepoint list?

We have a SharePoint 2010 list with a field to capture hours worked. Is there a control or other mechanism that would allow me to place a timer to the right of the Actual Hours Done field? In page ...
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Is it possible to move a SharePoint 2010 folder from one document library to another with a workflow?

I would have thought an overwhelming yes but it does not seem so... I know you can do it by opening in explorer but I need to do it with a workflow preferably with SharePoint designer but if it can ...
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Color Status Formula with different Shapes [duplicate]

I need to use the KPI icons, since a team member is color blind. I have a column titled “Status”, with three options, which I would like to color/shape-code as follows: On Track (green circle) Minor ...
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How to Replace new line character to “||” in workflow variable: string1?

I am building a SharePoint Designer Workflow and I have a following requirement: workflow variable: string1=line1<br> line2<br> line3 Required Output: workflow variable: ...
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Help with SPServices.SPCascadeDropdowns function

I'm busy working on a form that requires a cascading relationship between two fields/dropdown columns. Field 1 - 'Country' and has is a lookup column of a list of Countries. Field 2 - 'Region' and ...
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Creating External Content Type List with lookup/dropdown column

How to create an External Content Type list (BCS using SPD) with a dropdown control (column name = Products) Then the contents/choices of the product is also from a table in the database.
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Replacing List Permissions in Workflow (Sharepoint 2010)

I have a form that dumps out a text field that basically looks like this: ;domain\user1;domain\user2;domain\user3 I wish to use the 'Replace permissions of item' workflow action to add all of ...
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seattle (master page) css is overridden after I linked another stylesheet to it

i wanted to edit my seattle master page and add a custom header to it... and this header has its own stylesheet so I linked it in the head tag in addition to the css files that already exist there ...
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How to add field in form with that shows values from another list?

I have 2 lists Candidates Positions In Positions, I create a position, and assign it a candidate and then a status (New, Rejected, Approved, etc). This part is all good. The challenge I have now ...
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Share Point Calculating leave days Available

I have a leave request web part that I would like to show output on .I want to calculate available leave days per year .How can I do that using Information in share Point list
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How to get Combinational Charts i.e, Line and Bar graph in SharePoint 2013 using Dashboard Designer

Looking for a solution regarding the Combinational chart in SharePoint 2013 using Dashboard Designer. Is it possible to have Combinational chart in the same, if yes please provide the solution. ...
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Inserting code that submits data to external site not working

I am working on a setting up a text box that submits a 6 digit code to Logmein123 for our help desk from our SharePoint site. I embedded the code from the SharePoint site, on testing it works, but ...
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Register Workflow manager to sharepoint

Want to do the opposite operation to this : Register-SPWorkflowService -SPSite http:// my_site_name -WorkflowHostUri http://host_name :12291 -AllowOAuthHttp Because I have an error message : ...
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Initiation Form Error - Length of property is limited

I am really hoping that someone here either has run into this issue, or has a suggestion for me. I created a workflow to simply create a link to a document in a separate list when it is uploaded into ...
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Workflow 2013 still not available in SharePoint Designer 2013

I have already followed all of the steps to configure workflow manager in my SharePoint server, but it is still not showing in SharePoint Designer. Here are the steps I followed: ...
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Populate edit list item form using visual studio visual webpart

I want to customize list edit form(customedit.aspx) and want to design the list fields in Visual Studio - Visual WebPart and I will insert that WebPart in customized edit form(customedit.aspx). So, ...
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Start Workflow if the document type is .docx

1) Start workflow if the document type is .docx I have a workflow for document library where custom workflow action is there. I want to run this workflow action only when the added document type is ...
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Export entire folder using SharePoint Designer?

I have a folder that contains many html, js, css and image files. I want to export the folder as a zip or in any possible way as long as it's in a bulk. Right now, the only option that I know of is to ...