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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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How to create a letter box?

Our goal is to create a document library where all users can hand in documents, but only specific users can read those documents. We've already tried to create specific rights. For example just add ...
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How to create list item in an external list using SharePoint workflow?

Environment: SharePoint 2013 SP1 I have an External List displaying data exposed through a WCF service. Creating, Reading, Updating and Deleting (CRUD) items in the external list works fine in the ...
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List in Sharepoint Preview Pane View, how do i get the item to be filled with the 1st item by default?

The Sharepoint Preview pane works ok, and will fill the information in when I hover over the first item on the left. But I want the first item information to be filled in when I load the page, can ...
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How to create new External Content Type on SharePoint Designer

I'm trying to create a new External Content Type on Sharepint Designer , but where I try to insert the web services wisdom into the "New Connection -> WCF Connection " I get the following error: ...
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Adding a new link in the Top Link Bar without creating subsite?

Background I'm overhauling an existing Sharepoint site. There are three "tabs" in the Top Link Bar. Tab 1 is "Home," Tab 2 is "Labor," and Tab 3 is "Training." However, when I go to Site Settings -> ...
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How do I get the highest value from a SharePoint list in SharePoint designer?

I have a list of numbers in SharePoint, each number being a separate item. Eg. 1 5 3 2 7 I am running a SharePoint Designer workflow on a document set library, and in that workflow I need to pull up ...
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I'm getting an error: Register-SPWorkflowService : The root of the certificate chain is not a trusted root authority

I installed SP Server 2013 and Workflow Manager in one server. When I configure Workflow Manager to work with SharePoint Server 2013 farm (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj658588), I am ...
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Infopath form opens as read only and cannot be submitted by only some users

We have an infopath form that we created so our staff can submit their expenses through SharePoint. This form then needs to be signed and approved by someone in upper management. Once a form is ...
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Remove line spacing from 'Full details' in workflow email

I have a workflow in SP 2010 that I use to send an email whenever an item is added. I've included the 'Full details' in the body of the email, however when the email arrives it has massive spacing in ...
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Getting Unexpected response data from server when I try to update my txt file

I am creating a text file and saving data in it but when I try to update this file than I am getting following error Unexpected response data from server. My Code is function SetupTenantInfo() ...
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How to Attach Master Page into A New ASPX / HTML Page

I'm using Sharepoint Designer 2013 and I want to make a new page using either in ASPX or HTML. So, I did make a new ASPX page called test_1.aspx, and I typed only <h1>Helloooo</h1> just ...
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My custom edit item button takes you to the edit form…but there is no values in the fields

I am created custom forms using sharepoint designer on sharepoint server 2010. One of the requirements is to minimize the use of the ribbon so I have it hidden via javascript and I have created a ...
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InfoPath customize action when button is clicked

In an InfoPath 2013 form that accesses a custom list, I would like to add functionality to the form. When a user clicks on a button, checkbox, and/or some other item, I would like to change a ...
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Multiline textbox in picture library wraps text

I have a multiline text box in a picture library. When I edit, newlines are displayed. When I display, all the text wraps and it's difficult to read (multiple paragraphs merge). What's the best way ...
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sharepoint resize verticle scroll

I am going to add a custom div in b/w ribbon and workspace div. I find the scrolling bug HTML <!-- ribbon --> <div class="s4-pr s4-ribbonrowhidetitle" id="s4-ribbonrow" style="height: ...
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Creating New Content Types - Parent- Child Sites

In my site I am creating a new site and subsites. We have a main site that we want to collect the different Projects (parent) and have the subsites have the project information along with other ...
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Jquery on sharepoint Dropdown Fields

I have 10 Dropdowns in a sharepoint list. When the user Clicks on Add New Item in Newform.aspx Currently it will show only First Dropdown i.e (Drop1) With Empty Value. When the user Selects any Value ...
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Update InfoPath Form Field From SharePoint List

I am building a form where we have one field which changes every month. Users using the form can't edit this, but obviously those will full control can. I have set the default value in the list ...
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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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Custom Workflow Task List without Completion Percentage or Status

I am trying to create a "simple" task list that uses the characteristics of a Workflow Task, with the following specifications: Use in a workflow to "Assign A Task" to a user. Eliminate the ...
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Sharepoint designer only opens https

I have an environment where the web apps will respond to http but turn into https. that works fine on the browser level, however when I'm in sharepoint designer 2013, I try to enter a http address ...
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Infopath 2013 describe the options of default buttons versus auto generated buttons

In my first project using InfoPath/SharePoint 2013, I have a request for the following buttons from a user: 1. 'Save' button where changes are 'saved' but they are not submitted to the workflow ...
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Ajax control Target id's for list new form.aspx controls?

I have done ajaxtoolkit v4.0 registration by following link. http://sampathnarsingam.blogspot.in/2012/05/how-to-make-ajax-control-toolkit.html But I didn't understand how to insert my new ajax ...
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How to copy list column value in other column using SharePoint designer workflow in Moss

I cannot use visual studio here. We have a list with columns "New Type" and "Old Type". When user change/edits the value of "New Type" column then workflow should trigger email notification and value ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 - Error Creating Control - WebPartAdderUpdatePanel

When I open any page in SharePoint Designer I receive an error that says: Error Creating Control - WebPartAdderUpdatePanel Unknown server tag 'WebPartPages:WebPartAdder'. I still seem to be able to ...
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Centered look for Main Content in tokyo Layout

How can I make the Main Content area centered in the tokyo layout? I tried creating a custom CSS file, adding .fullPageLayout{width:100%;} to it, but this class gets overridden by tokyo.css which ...
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Update item in list trouble (using multiple look up criteria)

I have a workflow attached to a task list that sends out an email to the assignee to asking them to fill out and submit a form. The workflow sends daily reminders (I followed this post) until the task ...
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Workflow not firing for non-admin user

I created and tested a workflow which first (1) creates records on a list which 4 people have access to and (2) sends various emails. Neither (1) nor (2) are firing so i assume my workflow is failing ...
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SBS 2011: can't “Edit in Sharepoint Designer”

I'm quite a newbie with Sharepoint, so please bear with me if I can't even ask the question appropriately... We installed SBS 2011 (Sharepoint 2010) a couple of years ago and it's running fine. We ...
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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 to disable attachment in infopath form

I have a InfoPath form which will get attachment for first time. During edit it should not show the the attachments, how can this be accomplished?
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Prevent overlapping events in Sharepoint calendar list

I have created one calendar list for a meeting room in SharePoint 2013. How can I warn the user for double booking and overlapping events without using C# code?
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I want a literal 'Read/view Only' library - no save, download or print functionality

I have a number of documents that I want to be literally 'Read Only' in a Library (ideally view in the browser). This means that I want to disable the 'Save As', download and print functionality to ...
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New Field on InfoPath 2010 form not being picked up by workflow

I looked, but don't think this has been answered. I have an existing InfoPath form to which I am adding one TextBox control. I've named the field [ChargeCode] and created a column in my List (and ...
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HTML/CSS Website conversion to Sharepoint

This is my first time ever working with SharePoint I have developed websites before PHP/Ruby but I have never worked with this before. I have SP Designer installed but I'm really clueless how to get ...
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Parsing SharePoint's hyperlink format with JS

SharePoint 2010, at least, has an odd format for storing its lists' hyperlink fields on the backend, namely it uses [URL], [Description] "Well then what does it do about commas in the URL" you ...
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custom SPD workflow not working after server restart -'Failed on Start (retrying) '

MOSS 2007 WSS 3.0 Have an Infopath form library with custom SPD workflow which worked beautifully until the server was restarted.I can create basic workflows against this form library that will send ...
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Sharepoint Online External Content Types WCF Service

I have this issue I can't find solution for a couple of days now as I am working on creating External Content Types for Sharepoint Online 2013 (trial period will expire in the next 5 days :( ). I ...
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Create a web template via visual studio

I have a little problem , I'm trying to create a simple web template from Visual Studio using this technique: ...
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Sharepoint Online: Creating new pages in wiki

When trying to create a new page in the wiki, I use the double square brackets in the designer, e.g. [[Repositories, UOW and Onion​]] After saving, the link has a dotted line but it is not ...
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Approval/Feedback workflow: how to change the task status with a custom button on InfoPath Form?

I created two workflows, one based on the approval workflow and another based on the feedback workflow via SharePoint Designer 2010. For both workflows I'm trying to find a solution to add a custom ...
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How to add Summary Links WP in page Layout in SP2013 Standard?

I'm coming to an issue : I want to create a page layout whith a Summary Links Webpart. I went to the design Manager I chose my layout I get the Snippet Gallery I get the Summary Links WP code I ...
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Images from site asset library not displayed in sharepoint

I have added a image in SiteAssets library. I have referred to that image in my aspx page. While redering page, image is not rendering.
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Items in SharePoint List can only be seen by the initiator and the approver

We would like to define a Workflow in SharePoint list that, hide all the items and allow the items to be seen only by the Workflow initiator (Item recorder) and the approver and the items that have ...
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Infopath People picker work like Sharepoint people picker

Im designing Infopath form..as its too long.while filling the value in people picker field it taking so much time...As in Sharepoint List People picker, the name are auto suggesting, as we type the ...
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how can Sharepoint Person and Group field in custom new form display person name suggestions, after typing first few characters?

As with default new form of SharePoint, person and group field allows user to enter multiple names all at once . Also, my most important concern here is that while typing user name its relevant ...
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Indent code for SharePoint designer

Are there any functions in SharePoint designer 2007 that can arrange my coding in correct indent. I tried the right click and select Reformat HTML but it only format my HTML code only. All the CSS and ...
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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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Sharepoint Designer 2010- Acesss denied by Business Data Connectivity

I'm having an issue. I'm not really familiar with sharepoint but I've been a .net developer for some time. I'm attempting to use a WCF server as an External Content Type in Sharepoint Designer 2010. ...