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Set choice field values in initiation form using workflow variables SPD2010?

I am creating a SPD 2010 workflow which will be manually started and collect a value from the user. The value in question needs to use a choice field during initiation form. These value to allow the ...
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List does not exist Error when opening the views

I created a list template without including Content for a Document library and created a Library using that Template. But in the newly created library, lot of my views are showing the below error. ...
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How to collate all the list items in an Excel/Word and send that document automatically via email?

Hi I'm new to the SharePoint designing and have taken a task for my team. The Team's requirement is that when an Infopath form is submitted (Already designed and working fine), an Item is created in a ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 Error: Could not find the webserver at “Host Name” on port 80

I am trying to open a SharePoint website "http://qasite.organization.com/SharepointSite/". But I am getting the following error in Sharepoint Designer as follows, Could not find a web server at ...
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Workflow is terminated due Access Denied. cant get data from another list

I have created a workflow using SPD 2013. I package and deployed it on the sub site. This workflow is working on 2 list. One is the Leave Credit page and the other is the Leave Application page. The ...
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Add a form before Approval process starts and send an email to assign approvers

My need: As soon as someone uploads a document in a Document library, a mail pops up to the admin with a link to a form to select the users whom to send the document for approval. How can I do that? ...
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Best way to create this list based off table

I have a table that has multiple inputs and I would like to know how I could transfer this over to a list in SharePoint 2013 Foundation. It is as follows Name of Sport ...
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How to pass a default value to a Workflow Collect task?

Details: SharePoint 2010 Enterprise SharePoint Designer Building workflows in SP Designer My problem: I have a workflow which needs to collect some data from a user - lets say "Account Number" - ...
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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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Workflow send email on due date even after date changes

I must create a couple of Workflows, which will send notification to users (something like a reminder). I have created a first WF that will be activated when item will be created or modified ...
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Workflows stuck on starting Sharepoint 2010

We have an issue with a list that has some custom workflows we have created in SharePoint Designer. Each list item has 3 workflows attached to them, but the workflows just seem to sit at a ...
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sys.extended.ui is null or not an object sharepoint

i m working in sharepoint 2010 and using ajax toolkit 3.0.30930.28736 i m using ajax toolkit slider control for some reason i wanted to override following method of slider ...
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SP13: Dataview Webpart &nbsp

I have a Dataview Webpart that is used in a page that originated in SP07 however was migrated to 2013 version. Looking at the xsl script there are no hard spaces are indicated by using &nbsp or ...
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Sharpoint designer 2013 Stopping when Workflow People/Group Selection

SharePoint Designer 2013 is stopping unexpectedly when click to People/Groups from SharePoint Site. As an example, Send an Email action and I want to send the email to a SharePoint Site Collection ...
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Creating an .aspx page in Site Assets (SharePoint 2010 Foundation)

This may be a bit of an odd request. We had a SharePoint admin working on one of our web applications who left the company a while back. He created a site collection for a project and at one point he ...
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Populate a list with wsdl data

I need to achieve this: a SharePoint page (form) with 2 fields, firstname and lastname connect to a wsdl and get info for parameters firstname and lastname on the same SharePoint page, show the ...
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How can we change value of a field in the Repeating Table using SharePoint Workflow 2013

I have an InfoPath form published on a SharePoint Library. The form contains a Repeating table and after submit a workflow runs. In this workflow I want to change some values of the fields within ...
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How to loop through each row in a repeating table using SharePoint Workflows

I have an InfoPath form published to a SharePoint library and I have created a workflow that gets values from some of the fields in form and inserts them into a SharePoint List. Now, in the form I ...
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Validate a Single line of text column type of list in sharepoint 2010 to accept only alphabets?

How to validate a Single line of text column type of list in SharePoint 2010 to enter accept only alphabets? no special character and no number should be allowed in that field.
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Conditional Formatting using Calculated Column as Condition (SharePoint Designer 2010)

I want to use conditional formatting to change the color of a row based on a Calculated Column. I know I could do this with a CEWP but I would prefer to do it in SPD 2010 because I am new to ...
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Workflow HELP: Sharepoint designer 2010 template

On SP 2013 with SPD 2010 workflow template My need is the following when a document is uploaded in a document library: a topic (subject) is created in a discussion board with the name of the ...
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Hide Columns Field to users/ But shows for the admins 2013

I am trying to build a "Ticket" custom list for a department, upon when a user request they'll see specific columns. But as for other columns that is only meant for admins uses are to be hidden to ...
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Setting permissions in SharePoint 2013 Workflow

I'm working on a SharePoint Workflow as a proof of concept for one of our clients. The requirements are that it must be accomplished as a SharePoint 2013 workflow with no custom code, created only in ...
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Appended text gets removed after few instances of workflow is run

I have a SharePoint Designer 2010 workflow running on a list. This workflow is basically a task reminder workflow sending reminders 6,3 and 1 days prior to the due date.It also sends overdue task ...
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Is it possible to pre configure a summary link webpart in a custom page layout with several links?

I created a custom page layout with SharePoint Designer for use as a new default or welcome page in a publishing site. The page layout should contain a summary link web part that is pre configured ...
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Select All checkbox for a Multiple Item Data Viewer Webpart

Is there any way of making a "Select All" checkbox in Sharepoint Designer 2010 for a Multiple Item Form? Or perhaps a better way to run a workflow over a 300+ list items? I have very little ...
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When using a field with lookup value, SharePoint says “List not found”

Difficulty: Easy 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 ...
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Customize layout webpart in display form.aspx

I want to edit layout of display form.aspx page as the below picture in sharepont 2013: any way to do this? Thanks a lot
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Workflow to trigger email notification when new document is added/edited not sending email

I am new to SharePoint, especially SharePoint 2013... I have created a workflow via SharePoint Designer 2013 with the following conditions- If a new document is created with the "Date Created" ...
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Service Account to Publish Workflows

SharePoint 2010 Standard I have created a SharePoint 2010 designer workflow which has an Impersonation step to remove permissions of certain group when the workflow is approved. I do understand that ...
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Generate report in Sharepoint for counting files based on filename

I have the following folder-file structure created in Sharepoint: Library -- Tech docs -- Team A -- A_01.doc, A_02.xls, A_03.doc etc. Team B -- B_01.doc, B_02.doc ...
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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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Calculated Column [Today] work around?

Ive been doing alot of reading into getting [Today] to work within a calculated column but im starting to wonder if theres a better solution staring me in the face Basically we have an asset register ...
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Event receiver not firing when item added by workflow

event receiver not firing when item is added by workflow. Its working perfectly when we manually add item to list. I am using SP Designer 2013. When we add item through workflow, it shows that item is ...
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News Feed Web Part in the main landing page

I need to add a news feed web part on the landing page of the SharePoint 2013 Site. I have activated the hidden feature 6928B0E5-5707-46a1-AE16-D6E52522D52B and can add the news feed web part. However ...
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3 task outcomes in a SP Workflow

How do I create an "If / Else" statement in SPD2013 for 3 task outcomes in a SP workflow?
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How to start a child workflow?

I've created a new list-based workflow which has one step that's pretty simple. After that step I'd like to launch another workflow - the Collect Signatures workflow. How can I launch a child workflow ...
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execute workflow on feild change

I have a list of proposals and I want to trigger a workflow based on if the status goes from Active or Submitted to Archived I created a workflow with an if status = archived but It will trigger the ...
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“Unable to display this Web Part.” error when changing list column width

When I edit the width of a column in a list on my sharepoint site using SPD 2010. and after I reload the webpage I get the error: "Unable to display this Web Part. To troubleshoot the problem, ...
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SharePoint Promoted Links remove animation on hover

Is it possible to have promoted links app without the hover action which has an animation? Please suggest me how we could do that? Waiting for an early response.
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How to create auto complete Textbox like Google search Textbox in Infopath, SharePoint 2013?

I have list of staff in database and it has more than 1000 records I created a Dropdown in Infopath but searching a record through Dropdown from more than 1000 record is very time consuming. what I ...
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Filtering list based on user preferences

On SharePoint I have 3 lists created. The 1st list contains 2 columns: user's unique ID and user's name. The 2nd list contains 2 columns: user's ID and a multiple choice of preferences of ...
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How to return user or group in SharePoint Designer custom activity?

How can I return a user or group in SharePoint Designer custom activity? A return type of SPUser seems to be not possible. SharePoint Designer workflow does not recognize the return type. public ...
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Error While saving list workflow in sharepoint designer 2013

I am trying to create custom workflow using SharePoint workflow 2013 at client side.While I am saving this, it thowas error-"Server side activities have been updated. You need to restart sharepoint ...
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Put in a First name from a list using a pulled username

I have my form so that when it loads it pulls the username of the user viewing the form but I want it to grab the associated first name from a list I have on the site. I've gotten it so that it puts ...
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SPO CacheFull and CacheRead

In my workflow I create a task and when I go add a user I see in options _SPOCacheFull and _SPOCacheRead. I wonder what they are for... someone know?
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In a DVWP my Multilookup column is not returning IDs, only column values

I've added a DVWP to a page. The DVWP shows data from a list with a multi value lookup column. The value returned for this column is in the form: value1;value2;value3. Now I want to render this ...
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Change URL of the Web Part Close-Button

I am very new to Sharepoint. Please be nice ;-) So i got a StartSite.aspx. I have some Web Parts on that site ( news feed ;-)). This web part - Template has a "Close" Button. After closing an object, ...
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What's up with the three bytes at the beginning of these SharePoint files?

I've been playing with SharePoint files in PowerShell, and I've notice three bytes at the beginning of most files (forms and master pages): $web = Get-SPWeb ... $masterFolder = ...
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SharePoint Designer: Error when connecting to my customer production server

Every time I try to connect to any SharePoint site running on my customer server I get the following error. An error occurred accessing your Microsoft SharePoint Foundation site files. Authors - ...