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replace text in Sharepoint designer workflow

I have a List with a item of multistring value with length greater than 255.e.g 500 characters. The workflow needs to run on every change and not manually. I am using SharePoint 2013 online version ...
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How to set background on the selected item in the quick launch left menu?

I am using sharepoint 2013 online (o365). I am using sharepoint designer and has added my custom css. I have add some styling and they are working. Now I would like to style the left menu (quick ...
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SharePoint Designer workflow 2013 Suspends with HTTP 500

I have created a SharePoint designer workflow which works perfectly but as soon as i put a send email action the workflow gets suspended and gives the following error RequestorId: ...
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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 Designer 2010 does not save changes

I edit a master page with SharePoint Designer, then I save changes and then I close SharePoint Designer. When I open that master page again, the last changes don't show up.
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SharePoint External Content Type error: An entry has been added to the Windows event log of the server.

I have an External Content Type list connecting an SQL server in SharePoint 2013, and the data is not submitting/saving in the front-end of SharePoint using InfoPath. The error message is the ...
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How to create a global navigation with custom drop down

For SP 2013 is it possible to insert some JavaScript into the script editor for a global navigation? I created some links in a webpart which look ok but I would rather create a global navigation ...
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What is the formal way to hide fields from the buit-in New and edit forms using jquery

I am facing some problems in hiding fields from the New and edit forms, if I chose to do so from the Content Type settings and set the column as hidden. As there seems to be some scenarios where these ...
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Can I force all the sub sites to be using the same master page

I have created a sub site and I define a custom master page for it. Then I save it as a template. After that I started creating sub sites based on the template, where all the subsites get the custom ...
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Coercion Failed: Unable to transform the input lookup data into the requested type (sharepoint workflow)

I have 2 lists list1 and list2. I create workflow for the list1, but I want to update the list2. here is my workflow: Step: Create in list2 Create item in List2 (Output to Variable: create ) ...
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Master page modification

If a create a new Site and then open it in SPD then navigate to Master Pages I see a default.master, a minimal.Master and a v4.master. Which one do I change if I want all the quick links s4-leftpanel ...
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Use REST odata webservice to update a project in Project server

I am using a workflow to create a project in project server 2013. This seems like a fairly common operation, but I need to set a few pieces of information when I create the project that are not ...
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How to give a subsite a specific master page?

I have a parent site , and two subsites deriving from it. However, I need to apply a master page template to one of the sub sites only, but I am unable to do so in SP 2013. I have tried applying the ...
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SharePoint List Custom Display Form Limitation

Is there any limit on number of fields which can be shown in Custom Display form of SharePoint List? Please let me know
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2013 Workflow missing when viewed from another PC

There is a similar year-old question with no accepted answer, so I though I would post this one with more detailed information. I created some 2010 and 2013 workflows using SharePoint Designer 2013 ...
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Workflow content missing when viewed from another PC

I created few workflows in my company site using SharePoint designer 2013 in my office computer.(My company is using SharePoint Online 2013).I saved the workflows and published them in the site.They ...
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Why is my workflow failing to send an email to a specific person?

My workflow looks for the name in a people picker field and then emails that person. It works for every name I put in the field except for 1 person (that I have seen so far). Does anyone have any idea ...
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Display a list or library from top level site to subsites in sharepoint 2013

I have a SharePoint 2013 web application with a top level site and some subsites, how can I Display a list or library from top level site to subsites.
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How to return list item ID using SPD Custom Workflow

I am trying to change the body of the email which is generated by a custom SP2010 workflow. I'm using SPD2013 and I am able to get as far as the String Builder which contains the body text of the ...
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SharePoint Designer encountered an error during setup

I'm trying to install Sharepoint Designer 2010, 32bit. The installation gets all the way to the end and then says "Microsoft SharePointDesigner encountered an error during setup. The file ...
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Pass data collected during the workflow into the right field of the related list without finishing the task

Is it possible to pass data collected during the workflow into the related SharePoint list without clicking "Complete Task"? My problem is, that my manager don't want to/ can't fill in all fields of ...
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People Picker icon is not showing inside the built-in New & Edit forms, while it is showing inside custom New and edit forms

I have a site column of type People & group inside my SharePoint 2013 team site, now inside the built-in New and Edit forms the site column will not have "People Picker" icon beside (which can ...
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Why is the time format of the datetime changing from 24h to 12h when using Set Field in Current Item in SPD?

I've recently changed the regional settings of my site - specifically the time format from 12h to 24h. I have a workflow built in SPD which stores the Date and Time when an item on the list was ...
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add days to date in sharepoint designer

I have a date field Date of join and other field Date on induction (date type). Based on some selection I want to calculate If Date of join is 20/05/2015 then Date on induction should be auto selected ...
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How can I change the url of add new item in sharepoint using sharepoint designer

Could any one of you please help me how to change the URL of add/edit/view Item. The things is when user clicks on Add/Edit/View item, It's showing a dialogue box by default.. I want to redirect to ...
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Validate custom form using sharepoint designer 2010

I'm creating a form using sharepoint designer 2010, by inserting New Items forms, and editing as necessary the design. Previously I was using asp:TextBox and validating through ...
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Creating new discussion using designer 2010 workflow not showing discussion item correctly

I have created a designer 2010 workflow in SPD 2013 which will create a discussion in discussion board when a user will add an item to my custom list. Now item is created but when I checked its root ...
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Workflow Email not Sending

I created a workflow in SPD13 to send a reminder email until task result is changed to "closed". The workflow starts and the notification date is determined by the workflow. However, the workflow ...
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Help with SPCascadeDropdowns cascading lookup column

I have this jquery added to my editform.aspx in SharePoint. I want the childcolumn to also have unique values, although it may contain duplicates example below. Example. When I select mycountry, I ...
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List View web part Column header Filter does not fetch list values updated via SharePoint Designer xsl calculation

I have a List View WebPart with a column 'due date 'and 'alert' . In SharePoint designer I have modifed the xsl and uses a calculation to check if duedate is 'today+5' and 'today-5' . Then I set ...
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How to use GroupBy in CAML and produce lists with headings for each group

Using SharePoint's javascript object model, I'm looking for a way to group records in unordered lists with their category (what they're grouped by) as a heading on top. I have gotten so far as to ...
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Get SharePoint list item attachment names in multiline text field

I want to get SharePoint list item attachment names in a multiline text field. When I click on new item in the list and attach some attachments and click on save I want all the attachment names to be ...
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Deploy SPD Workflow using powershell

I am trying to deploy a SharePoint 2010 reusable workflow through SharePoint Designer 2013. Currently I am doing the below steps: open the site in SharePoint Designer 2013 [ ...
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SharePoint designer REST call to populate lookup field in SharePoint 2013 list

I'm trying to update a multi-value lookup field in a SharePoint 2013 list from a SharePoint designer workflow using the 'Call HTTP Web Service' action. Here's how the field looks when querying a list ...
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Is there anyway to override the Server DateTime at the Custom List Level

I have a Global Site that has multiple custom lists that all operate at different regions. Server is in US Central Time On one custom list (example) the people are all in Singapore Time so when they ...
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how to create a roster sheet in sharepoint 2010

This is about training management, when an employee requests for training, it goes to approval workflow and once approved, it is like the employee is enrolled. Once it is approved I want a roster ...
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MasterPage Edit Issue

I'm new in Sharepoint. I created a custom masterpage. When I want to add a web part to the page, I select the edit page button but the insert section in the ribbon doesn't appear. I tried to do it ...
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Update an Item from a List in Sharepoint 2013 Workflow

Let's say I have two lists, List A and List B. List A has a field named Quantity A. List B has a field named Quantity B. I want to create a workflow on List A that, when I add a new Item in List A, ...
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How to Copy List item to Another list using sharepoint designer 2013 workflow

I have used this workflow action in past with designer 2007, 2010, but 2013 sharepoint designer has Copy List Item workflow action missing. i am building a workflow in 2013 deisnger, now i want to ...
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Adding javascript to a new form in a form Library

How do i add javascript to the form library new form, since i published infopath form as default form page. I am using sharepoint 2013 and infopath 2013 to customize the form. Is there any way to ...
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how to connect infoPath form with SQL server in SharePoint 2013?

i have an BCS/external content type in SPD connected to my InfoPath form. I want to insert the data to the SQL table. Therefore, I just the following rules: R1) Query using a data connection: Main ...
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Countdown mechanic solution

I have a list that incorporates many stages, 13 to be precise. These stages include actions and all the actions have a target date field and an actual date field. My users require that a 16 week ...
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Can we change the default error message of sharepoint 2013 list/library, “You can't leave this blank.”

I am trying to set column validations for SharePoint Lists and Libraries, I want to set custom error message for sharepoint column, I used the formulas but they are not working. I want to set field ...
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Save as Template is not enabled - move workflow between site collections

I have several list workflows I want to move from one domain to another. I can't use the Export to Visio because it says I need to use Save as Template instead. I select the workflow in Designer and ...
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Sharepoint multiple line of text char limit

I have created a custome list with a multiple line of text type column. When user enter value in this field in "add new item" form, I dont want user to enter more than 1000 chars. I am not able to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - How to add basic header to a Oslo masterpage?

I'd like to add a header to the Oslo masterpage, but I can't figure out how. Does anyone know? Thank you very much. This is what I use for the footer of the page. Update: <SharePoint:AjaxDelta ...
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Workflow internal Status “suspended” with sharepoint designer 2013

I created a workflow to automatically calculate the total cost (quantity multiply by price) successfully to a list. But when i created items in list, I received a message from internal status ...
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all my top ribbon menu images are missing after upgrading to office 365 sharepoint 2013

This site was a custom sharepoint site developed in sharepoint 2010. After my company did an upgrade to 2013, most of the layouts and css styles were messed up. I have managed to put the homepage back ...
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When you select a custom activity from the Actions drop-down, nothing happens

I have added a custom activity to the actions drop down in sharepoint designer, this is a code activity as I need to update an external system, I have followed all instructions and it appears in the ...
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Refused to execute script from jquery-1.7.2.min.js because MIME type('text/html') is not executable

I am using jquery-1.7.2.min.js as my jQuery library. This is a file that I have saved in my Style Library and I am referencing it in my master page. For some users it is failing and the error they ...