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Adding a parameter to a navigation button

I'm trying to add a button to a SharePoint list that, when clicked, will navigate the user to a new web page and send a parameter from the current list. I think I have fond a way of doing this, at ...
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Undeletable/Unhideable/Unchangeable fields in Calendar List

I am making a Calendar in SharePoint, but I have some problems with the Title and Description fields. I don't want the Description field at all, but I am unable to delete it in SharePoint Designer. ...
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Use SharePoint out of the box as a BPM(Business process management) tool

Can SharePoint be used out of the box as a BPM tool? If it can, what are the limitations? I have come across 3rd party tools like K2 which does the job but want to know if SharePoint can do it on its ...
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Can't connect to SharePoint data source using lightswitch

I am trying to connect a share point data source to my light switch Project but it shows some errors like http://www.server.net/_vti_bin/listdata.svc does not appear to be a valid site. SharePoint ...
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how to save a list as template to download which has exceeds the treshold of 5000

maxx threshold : 5000 in the system I like to download a list view (save as template) which I like to check the code in SPD. When I try to open in SPD directly it says threshold, then I thought I ...
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The server could not complete your request : Opening a site in SharePoint 2013 designer

I work in Sharepoint Designer 2013. I want to open my site I received the following error. Then I clicked "Details". But details are empty. I researched same issue on the net and I found this ...
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Sharepoint 2013 workflow not available in Platform type Sharepoint 2013 designer

I have configured and installed and registered the workflow successfully. (I think i did). I can confirm in the Central Administration and check the status of workflow service application proxy is ...
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SharePoint document library Multi User field set only odd position users in case of Office documents

I am trying to set users in Multi-User field of document library documents by using CSOM. It works properly for normal documents(non-office docs) but for office documents it is setting only odd ...
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Sharepoint designer won't connect to localhost

I use IIS 6 with windows7 I installed Sharepoint Designer 2007. http://localhost is functioning allright. Now my problem: When in SharePoint Designer I try to open http://localhost I get the error ...
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Share Point 2013 news feed and Followed Count web part

I had a requirement from my client to have news feed and I'm Following web parts on their home site's landing page. So I exported the 'Followed Count' web part from My Site page to the landing page, ...
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where are the IFS files coming from and how are they created?

I need to manage a SharePoint 2010 site, and I'm also learning SP:) btw: I'm also Site collection administrator. I've understood that each list has 3 displays forms. Newform.aspx Editform.aspx ...
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Custom sharepoint list

I want to customize the Contact List in the SharePoint team site, to look like this : http://192.185.166.160/~gigaworx/waleed/
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SharePoint 2013 REST display Rich Text field not working?

I am using SharePoint 2013 I want to display list data with REST and Angular js my rich text field does not show properly how can I solve it. I have added a content editor web part My code is: ...
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SharePoint variations site pages content overridden when source site pages are edited and published

I have a SharePoint variations sites created in English and Arabic variations and when the English variation site is set as "Is Source". Whenever the pages are edited and published the same pages in ...
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How do I customize the Subject View for my SharePoint Community?

TLDR: Is there a way to change the UI for the default Subject View for SharePoint discussion forums? I've gone into SharePoint designer and changed the ReadOnly attribute of the view to FALSE, but all ...
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SharePoint 2013 Custom page layout template

Currently i have a SharePoint site on its home page i have few web parts which i developed using Client object model(Java Script) i want the home page to be implemented as custom page layout. So when ...
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Need to pause a workflow email until a date, but workflow still needs to continue to run before that date

I was going to use the technique linked below to send out a reminder email on a specified date. This requires the "Pause Until" functionality. If I use this in one section of my workflow where the ...
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Set title to list item ID and then display to user after from input

I have an induction system based on a custom list. I have renamed the Title field to Induction Number and have a workflow that then sets the Induction Number field to the list items ID number. What I ...
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call many $().SPServices.SPDisplayRelatedInfo

In my list SharePoint I use jquery to show information using $().SPServices.SPDisplayRelatedInfo The problem is ,I can use $().SPServices.SPDisplayRelatedInfo more than one: this is my code: ...
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How to be able to reuse column names after deleting them?

So I have a calendar and I made a column, but I didn't give it the right type, so I deleted it and went to make it again, but it won't allow me to create the column again with the same name. So I ...
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Alert mail for “Pending” column in List SharePoint 2013

I'm using SharePoint 2013 online. I've created one List in which one Column is Choice (Completed, Pending) column named Status. For all Item If Status is Pending, weekly one mail should fire with List ...
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Access Denied when workflow accesses _api/Web/SiteUserInfoList/Items

I have a workflow that worked until this past Friday 2014/10/24. Now whenever the workflow attempts to access _api/Web/SiteUserInfoList/Items I get an Access Denied error. I had another user start ...
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Calculated value hyperlink

Looking for a way to set a hyperlink address AND display in a list without using a workflow. I'd prefer to use InfoPath. I can do it with a workflow and variables, but want to avoid using workflows ...
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Show some fields on a calendar based on checkbox

does anyone know how I can edit a SP Calendar list so that certain fields will disappear and be emptied depending on a checkbox? There are a couple of fields that only make sense when the box is ...
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Sharepoint 2010 - Is a workflow the simplest way to send mail notifications?

I have inherited a Sharepoint 2010 site. I have found a simple "list" with a few custom fields that the company used before and wants to use again. A new list item SHOULD generate an email with the ...
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Change default Calendar events to have dropdowns populated by SP Lists

I figured out how to change the fields in a calendar to add extra info about events. Is there a way that I can take the fields that popup when I try to add a new event and get a dropdown table based ...
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Send email when someone check-out a page

There is a way to trigger an workflow to send an email when someone check-out or check-in a doc in SharePoint? PS: SharePoint Designer SharePoint 2013
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Assistance with creating workflows on SharePoint Designer 2010

These are the lists that I have created. I need to add workflows to them. Create Custom List: "Employee Data" with fields: Record entry (as Title field) Employee (as Person field) Annual Leave ...
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Designer 2010 Custom Action rights mask

I add with success a custom action button to my ribbon, but I need to have authorization on it. Not evrey one should be able to click on it. This is the button: Any idea how I can add ...
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Redirect editform.aspx to custom view instead of the default?

I'm another unfortunate admin who has been handed some developer tasks and I am struggling with what is probably a simple process that requires your help. I have a sharepoint list called "tickets". ...
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Email Alert for blank field in SharePoint List

In SharePoint List I need help on below points :- 1) Every week consolidated report mail should be trigger to user/Group for PO Number which Part No entry is blank. Please advice,
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white space beetwen navigation and header in IE7

I have to work thinking in this old browser because my client has a Sharepoint 2010 intranet with compability mode problem, that put IE9 shows like iE7. The metatag edge is not the solution to me and ...
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SharePoint Status validation in List

In SharePoint List I need help on below point :- If Balance Qty is not 0 then it should be in RED color (OPEN) and if Qty is 0 then color should change from Red to Green (CLOSE).
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How to trigger alert mail from SharePoint Document Library

I want to store few documents in document library and after upload the document I want to give expire data for each document. Now here I want some alert mail from SharePoint before the particular ...
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SP 2013 Site collection Master page Error: Your master page doesn't have any warnings or errors. Reset the preview to its original state

I was trying to change a Master page on a site collection, but I keep getting the above error. Even when I revert to the default master page, the content of the site collection will not display.
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After save of EditForm.aspx take user to custom list view?

Presently I have configured multiple filtered views of the same list for different users. When the user opens and edits a list item then Saves that list item SharePoint takes them back to the default ...
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Insert users first name from SharePoint Security Group

I created a workflow in SharePoint Designer 2010. When an item is added to a library an email gets sent to all recipients. The recipients are being pulled from a custom SharePoint group that I ...
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Custom Workflow won't auto start, but only for one user

I am using Sharepoint Designer 2007 and Sharepoint WSS 3.0 (I know, time for an upgrade). Anyways, I have a workflow developed in Designer 2007 that simply populates a field in the relevant item with ...
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SP2010 workflow update a form from a task

I'm trying to create a workflow that starts when a drop down on a form is set to 'submitted'. This then creates a task in the task list. When the task is completed I want to then update another field ...
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CSS not applied after modification with SharePoint Designer 2013

When I modify my CSS file (Correctly referenced on my Master Page) nothing happens. I checked out the file, modified it, checked it in and published it in a major version but still nothing. ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow - delay in process and duplicating in history on my work flow

I had delay more than 5 minuets waiting for update status or start workflow and also have many duplicates in actions like: Log in history - as in following pic
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Create person or group column

I am Creating a "Upcoming Training List" (custom list): I need to create a system where Managers can log in and enroll their team members in a certain upcoming training. What I did: I added a ...
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Approval Workflow for SP2013 foundation using Workflow Manager

We know SharePoint 2013 foundation does not have "Approval workflow" from out of the box. If I install and configure Workflow Manager 1.0. Can I create "Approval workflow" for SharePoint 2013 using ...
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What does status “in progress” mean on SharePoint Tasks?

I am new on SharePoint and I want to know what does the satus "in progress" mean on SharePoint Designer 2010 Approval Workflow's Tasks, because tasks, normally, begin with status "not started" and any ...
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Call HTTP Web Service: Unauthorized

I have a workflow that I'd like to have call a web page inside of the web that it was run. I have turned on Site App Permissions at the site level, looked up the Workflow app id and granted it ...
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Unable to Sync Task from sharepoint 2013 to outlook

I have created a team site which has all the app's like document library, asset library, contacts, picture library, issue tracking, and tasks. I click on connect to outlook and every app gets ...
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addEventListener compatibility issue in IE

I am trying to using this plugin in sharepoint 2010. http://tympanus.net/codrops/2013/07/30/google-nexus-website-menu/ But in IE 8 and older versions, its give me some 'addEventListener' and ...
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SharePoint 2013 Query string URL web part is not showing its menu for edit in my page?

I ma using SharePoint 2013 my Query String URL Web Part is not showing its menu for customizing it it just show a box no menus. I tried to find the solution I could not found yet.
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Return to last page visited

I have Sharepoint in Office 365. The site is set like this: Home>Training>Training Request Form. I have it set so that, on submit, the Training Request Form displays a thank you and a link that ...
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enterprise wiki customization office 365

I need to customize the enterprise wiki so that each article can have comments against it. The Enterprise wiki is basically a publishing layout page .Can I add the blog web parts to the enterprise ...