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Adding branded Quick Launch Menu to a 2013 Custom Layout Page

I have build an html master page with bootstrap header and footer, referenced JS and CSS. Not much in the way of snippets apart from a search box in my header. All good Ok, now I have created some ...
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Sharepoint 2013: people picker stopped working for add user in SP groups if use custom master page for system pages

I am using custom master page for sharepoint system pages. When I try to add user, for example adding the user to some sharepoint group, it does not give auto fill suggestions or resolve any user. I ...
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After uploading a document and checking it in, go back to homepage

I have a link on my SharePoint homepage that takes a user to a form that allows them to upload and check in a document to the "Shared Files" at the url: ...
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Style Library is visible but not accessible in SharePoint 2013

I have two farms one is authoring and another is public facing. The authoring farm stores all the styles and css in style library folder of the root site collection. we use content deployment to push ...
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Could not save the list changes to the server

I have an External List in SharePoint 2013. I am trying to create a new Edit Form in SharePoint Designer but unfortunately it is throwing Could not save the list changes to the server error instead of ...
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NullReferenceException - TaskStatus [Sequential SharePoint Workflow]

I am creating a SharePoint sequential workflow using a task. When I am running the workflow, I am able to go to the task list on item creation and then change the status to "Completed". After changing ...
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Reference a custom CSS file inside my seatle.html

I want to reference a custom CSS file inside my seatle.html file. currently I find the following in the default seatle.html master page:- <link ...
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Custom List Form creation using Powershell - SharePoint 2013

I have a custom List called 'IssuesList' with 4 fields - "IssueTitle","IssueID","IssueDesc","Status" While displaying display form I should show 3 fields expect Issue ID i.e. IssueID should be ...
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Get the node value using js or jquery in SharePoint Designer

<tr> <td width="25%" class="ms-vb"> <b>Inclusion:</b> </td> <td ...
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How to Calculate Sum of a Column in a SharePoint List?

I'm developing a leave system using Sharepoint 2010 and I have stored following data on a sharepoint list. **Applied Days 3 , 5 .................... Sum of Applied Days ...
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Change name of infopath form

We have a bunch of archived reports in a document library which are linked to an Info path template. That template has become corrupted but luckily we have a working copy of this in a backup folder. ...
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How to Bind textbox/ListBox from one List with depending on other Dropdownlist populated with Another Sharepoint list in InfoPath?

I have a DropDownList which is populated with One SharePointList in INFOPATH DESIGNER and the value for other textboxes are filled depending on this DropDownList Selected Value using Rules & ...
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Sharepoint 2013 designer workflow error 401

I have created a designer workflow in SharePoint 2013 and i have published the workflow as a non system account (as required).But when i check the status of the workflow it say internal status ...
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When using a field with lookup value, SharePoint says “List not found”

I have this list with a column that refers its values from another column of another list. During the workflow process, the internal status of the workflow becomes Suspended with an error: ...
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how to change Sharepoint 2013 Default Sign-in Page and create Custom Page (normal.aspx) which redirects users to Http handler(test.ashx page)

Sharepoint Default Sign In page should redirect to my Custom HTTP Handler test.ashx code. I configured multiple claim authentication in sharepoint server 2013 and I need to by pass multiple ...
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how to by pass multiple claim authentication login page in sharepoint 2013?

My Requirement is I have sharepoint server 2013 .Now I just added two AD FS Server 3.0 and configured to sharepoint site http://spsxyz with Claim based authentication. Example of My Server Setup: ...
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Unable to see Sort options for some columns among list of columns of a List

I want the Sort option to be enabled for all the columns in a list. But i cannot see the ribbon(which gives sort ascending/descending option) beside some columns. Any idea why this is happening? ...
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Workflow condition using a lookup column

I am sure this is something quite simple but I can't seem to figure this out (I am new to SPD and workflows in general). I am building a workflow to notify key individuals of a new item(s) being ...
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Save workflow as template not working

I need to save my reusable workflow as template in SharePoint Designer 2010. When i tried saving my workflow i am getting this error. "The server was unable to create your template. Please notify ...
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Validate 10 fields on Infopath form before Submit form data

I have SharePoint 2010 list and I Customize list form in InfoPath form in 2010 In my scenario I have 15 Fields I want to give the validation alert on fields before submitting the button. Also one ...
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Uploading files to SharePoint containing the ampersand character

I'm trying to upload files and folders to a library using SharePoint Designer 2007 (on a WSS 3.0 SharePoint site). It's giving me an error when I try to upload empty folders or folders that have an ...
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Auto-complete “Person or Group” Fields on Non-Default List Forms

Problem: When using a non-default form for new or editing items the auto-complete function for the people field is lost. According to my research Sharepoint reverts back to an earlier versions ...
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Workflow variable 'WorkflowContext:ItemName' empty on first attempt

I'm working on SharePoint Workflows with SharePoint Designer, but I'm currently facing a strange behavior. In an approval workflow, when it comes to the "When task expire" stage, an e-mail is sent ...
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Send attendee a reminder email - workflow

SP & SP Designer 2013, no Visio 2013, I have Visio 2010 When I create a calendar event I just want an email reminder to be sent to the Attendee(s). Don't know why this isn't an OOB function. ...
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SharePoint workflow list item permission

I'm working on a 2010 workflow that runs when an item is created and should grant a user read/edit access to that specific list item. The list admins will have full control but the users will have ...
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How to get 'form digest value' to use in REST call?

I am trying to delete a web by calling the REST service from a SharePoint 2013 workflow. The MSDN reference here tells the syntax is like below: $.ajax({ url: "http://<site url>/_api/web", ...
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Display text as Italic for Description while creating a field in sharepoint 2010

While creating a Field in sharepoint 2010 can we make the description text as Italic ? If so can you please provide me sample. I have tried using <i></i> but with out no luck.
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How do you change the approval status back to Pending if an already approved document has been edited?

I have an approval workflow in a document library. It's manually started by the user because they may not want to start it everytime they edit a document. The workflow is as follows: If for UK ...
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2010 Designer Workflow - add 1 condition and it won't publish

I have a very large list (column-wise) (no actual documents yet other than 2-3 testing ones) in SharePoint 2010 where I have customized the form using the InfoPath designer. I am trying to create a ...
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Error while publishing the workflow in sharepoint designer 2013

Currently, I've configured workflow manager in sharepoint server 2013 for using shareoint 2013 workflow in designer. But, while publishing the workflow, it shows following error: ...
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How can I have two workflows that run on one list, with conditions?

I've got a list, which has two SharePoint Designer workflows running on them. Both are fairly simple workflows. The first workflow, New Request is initiated on item creation, and it set's a field ...
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How to Reference a Custom .CSS File on the Master Page in Foundation with SPD

I am using SharePoint 2013 Foundation and SharePoint Designer. I have a site collection with a subsite that contains wiki pages. I'm trying to change some of the styles on the wiki pages (like header ...
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SharePoint Workflow Task Escalation

Does anyone know if when you use the action to escalate a task after it's expired if it completes the task for the person who let it expire? I'm not finding much out there about this. I do have a test ...
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External Content type failed to save, The name domain\username cannot be resolved via Active Directory

I get the below error when I try to edit the external content type through SharePoint Designer. The Name Domail\username, is no longer with our organization. I believe he created this External Content ...
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How to get a mini calendar webpart like an asp.net calendar webpart

I would like to display a mini calendar as webpart on a sharepoint page. I have tried all the calendar views but nothing satisfied the requirement. I need something like an asp.net calendar that ...
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Workflow updates one list but not another

I'm trying to setup a change management request scenario with three lists but I'm having issues getting the 2nd list to update after the 3rd and final workflow. After being approved the State column ...
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how to send approval email automatically from dropdown value selected using sharepoint list workflow

I have a list with some data field.Now I have to choose some name from dropdown.Everytime when i filled up all the data field and click for submission,then an approver email should go that perticular ...
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Custom link Site Action Menu SharePoint 2013 from SharePoint Designer

It is possible to add custom links to the site actions (gear menu) in SharePoint 2013 from SharePoint Designer? I've found some solutions that use features and elements but i'm not looking those ...
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How can I change URL of existing list?

If I create a list with a name like Project Risks it gives it a url like: http://myhost/mysite/Lists/Project%20Risks/AllItems.aspx. If I customize the list and then decide I want it call Project ...
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Copy data from two sharepoint list into one

I am using SharePoint Designer workflow to copy data from two identical list(with same column names) to another same list for backup purpose. Backup list created using one of the list's template. ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 Workflow Copy List Item Creates Duplicate Entries

I have a very simple workflow set on a list that does the following: A) If ColumnName:Random equals Approved, Copy item in Current Item to CopiedList That's it. If a choice column named 'Random' ...
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User permission Problem for workflows in wss-3.0

Im running wss-3.0 on a Windows Server 2003 machine. The User Accounts are AD based. I made a Calendar List with 3 different Permission Groups. Users that can only read the list Users that can add ...
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SP2010 - Edit in Sharepoint Designer open in Word

I'm completely stuck on this issue that keeps reoccuring for my organizations Sharepoint Administrators. On a Site Page under Site Actions, selecting the option 'Edit in Sharepoint Designer' opens ...
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How to create Employee Attendance List / Report using SharePoint 2013

I want to create company employee attendance sheet using SharePoint OOTB web part or List. Can any one please provide some good example or link which I can refer please. Thanks
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SharePoint Designer not creating NewForm or EditForm for Stored Proc

I have created an external list using an external content type which uses stored procs for create, update, and delete operations. When I try adding a new item to that list using a Web Part, I'm ...
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Syntax for setting multi-value lookup fields in SPD 2013 workflows

I'm trying to set the value of a field in a lookup column using a SPD 2013 workflow. The column is set to allow multiple values in the lookup. I've seen many sources stating that the syntax for ...
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SharePoint 2013 custom Attach File button

I'm trying to create a custom "Attach File" button in my SharePoint 2013 New Item form. So far this is what I've done: HTML <div onclick="javascript:openpageindialog();" class="btn" ...
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List newform display another list column

I have question regarding newform and parent/child relationship between two lists. I have a list incident and a column name issue list (dropdown). The Issue list dropdown has the name of other list. ...