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Color coding Tasks list by due date in SharePoint Designer 2010?

Using Sharepoint 2010, how do i color code the Task due dates so the row can turn red when due date is in 5 days? ....green color for when task due date is in 10 days?
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Editing Appearance of Lookup Field in SP Workflow Email

I have a workflow that sends an email when a new item is added to a list. The email includes the creator of the new item, which uses a lookup value. CurrentItem-CreatedBy-String = [%Current ...
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SharePoint 2013 workflow missing inside SPD

I was trying to test Offline Installation of SharePoint on my Virtual Machine. I installed SharePoint 2013 using Powershell, Installed WorkFlow Manager Refresh and Service Bus 1.1 using Web Platform ...
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Error publishing workflow: Sharepoint Designer encountered an error generating the task form

On my laptop, connect to the SharePoint 2010 server which is across the internet, no VPN. I can edit workflows, save them, but not publish. I did have to edit reg keys per this article to get the ...
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Workflows Stopping and detaching themselves from Items : AutoStart Workflow: System.ArgumentException

We have a number of worflows on numerous list's, and they have recently detached them selves from the list , by that i mean that they no longer appear in the workflows area. Also they have stopped and ...
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What is the right approach for this requirements?

Need to build the form in SharePoint 2010, where Logged in user should able to select the domain user to send email from drop down (certainly need to access the domain users in drop down list). ...
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SPD Workflow Approval Task- Unexpected Error When Viewing Task

I have a SPD 2010 workflow that is starting an approval process and assigning a task to a user. I'm running into an odd issue. When a user with contribute permissions on the Task list tries to view ...
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Change look of choice in design form

I am looking to change how the display form looks. I have been searching for hours and don't know if what I am trying to accomplish is possible. When I have a choice field with check boxes it ...
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PreSaveItem() function not firing for save on XsltListViewWebPart

I have 2 web parts on the page, a DataFormWebPart and a XsltListViewWebPart. I'm trying to do some custom validation for the XsltListViewWebPart and would like to do it on the presave event. ...
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SP 2010 updated dlls show up in features but not SP Designer

I have a custom feature that we are building in Visual Studio 2015. It installs fine initially. I am trying to set up an upgrade script and I get the following: - the feature version (from ...
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Error when trying to view Previous Version of a File in SharePoint

Whenever I try and access a file's version history in SharePoint Designer (2013 in this case), I get the following error: Versions cannot be accessed at this time server is busy This is a ...
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Parallel block in SharePoint Designer 2013 Workflow

I'm stucked with a next problem: I have a parallel block in SPD Workflow, each of parallel thread - task for different groups of employees. Everything is ok if everybody agree and click "Approve" or ...
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Document Approval Workflow in SharePoint 2013

Firstly, apologies if this has been answered somewhere, but I have spent 2 days hunting through Google, including results here, and I haven't found an answer yet, so I thought someone here may be able ...
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Error: The option for the SharePoint 2013 Workflow platform is not available in sharepoint designer

Currently, I need to develop a workflow with looping feature and I googled that it is available in sharepoint 2013 workflow. But, when I tried to create a workflow for sharepoint 2013 in sharepoint ...
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How to change position of top navigation bar in sharepoint 2013?

I am working on branding a SharePoint site which requires styling the top navigation bar and placing it below the site icon. I moved the classes within seattle.html page to implement this but this led ...
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Change Sender's Address based on lists in SharePoint workflow mails

SharePoint Designer workflow which sends mail is configured on List A and List B. Is there a way we could change the FROM address of the email in inbox to appear List A(abc@abc.com) for List A and ...
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Empty Text Filter Shows No Data

I've created a Text Filter to filter a Data View Web Part based on the document name. The filter itself works great, but when the filter is empty, there are no results returned. Does anyone know of a ...
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Why is my page blank?

I've created a Web Part page in SharePoint designer and added some web parts (a Data View and a Text Filter), but when I preview it or browse to it on the site, the page is blank with no web parts on. ...
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Problems adding javascript to newform.aspx

I am having problems adding a Javascript snippet to my newform2.aspx in SharePoint Designer. I have read several submissions that state to just add it below the PlaceHolderMain in the form. But this ...
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Overwrite item copied based on title

I have two lists, and I have a workflow that copies one item from one list to the second on a field change. Sometimes, one item can be copied even if it has already been. I would like to overwrite ...
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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 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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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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it's possible to create a tree of folders in a document library when i create a folder

i'm new in sharepoint, i would like to create a tree of folders automaticaly in a document library when i create a folder "project" then in the sub folders there are a content types it's possible to ...
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My field in workflow task is still required even after made it optional

Environment : Sharepoint Foundation 2010 A few days ago, I wanted to make my field required in a workflow task. For that, I made required my field under the content type. But, this had no effect. ...
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Url to a NewForm with a specific content type

I have a SharePoint 2010 Site collection and I need to know how I would write the URLs to a newform.aspx associated with a SharePoint list when I have two separate content types. Generally (for a ...
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IF ELSE workflow different field but same output

I have created a sharepoint list form where there are different levels of approvals in the sharepoint designer workflow. However, when the administrator clicks approve or reject in the task, the ...
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Drop down list lookup field SharePoint Designer 2013

I would like to create a list with inventory on it. This would be just numbers like A1 through A24 (List A). Is there a way to create a lookup field in another list (B) with a column that shows those ...
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Sharepoint designer, workflow checkbox

I'm very new to the SharePoint designer and am trying to create workflows at the moment. I've created a new employee list, where I've created a choice column called software and within software there ...
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SharePoint 2013 error with external list connecting to LobSystem

I created the ECT with a Custom Impersonated ID so it is connecting to the SQL Database with a specific ID and PW for the SQL DB not through windows Authentication. I created the External list ...
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removing dictionary item in designer workflow

How do I remove items from a dictionary created from a REST call in a SP 2013 designer workflow? I have seen actions for building dictionary and retrieving items but none for removing.
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Using field data with javascript in SharePoint Designer

I'm having trouble calling the field data in some javascript. Basically I need: videoFilename = 'Name that user puts into Video Name field' I thought perhaps i could just add it like in a ...
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SharePoint workflow 2013

I am going to develop designer workflow 2013. After deployed it, i will take backup of site and restore to other SharePoint server on which workflow manager is not installed. My question is that, ...
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Create multiple custom error message(user message) for validation in list

How to create Create multiple custom error message(user message) for validation in list ? Ex: I created a long validation formula ,I want to generate a specific message based on wherever my ...
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Calculate Field with a Lookup Additional Column

Would like to ask some suggestion if i have 2 lists (Vendor List & Order List). Where Vendor List is contain with name & discount fields And i create new list "Order List" with field Items, ...
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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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Cannot extend subfolders in SharePoint 2013 [closed]

I've created web application using visual studio 2012 now I've deployed this web application in SharePoint 2013 in that I have a button 'Upload document' if I click that I will get Choose folder and ...
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Import and Sync or update Bi Directional

I have an Excel file with data tables. I want to export this to SharePoint and whenever I add a record in Excel or delete a record in Excel, I want the same to be updated in SharePoint as well. It ...
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Copy 2013 Workflow

Situation: I have copied a site from one site collection to another This site includes some lists and each list two workflows The workflows are SharePoint 2013 List Workflows created in SharePoint ...
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office 365- designer workflow for approval

I have created a list workflow for document approval and I want set condtion for two uploaded document on the basis of their category like- SIR and PPAP. If these two uploaded document is approved ...
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Code review for Caml Query [on hold]

Whether below mentioned code is correct or not? var context = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var lists = context.get_web().get_lists(); var associatedProjectsList = lists.getByTitle("Master ...
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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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Validation Error When Submitting Custom Infopath Form on Sharepoint List

I recently created a new list for our employees to create new Goals using sharepoint. I created a content type called “annual performance goals” and created a custom new entry form using infopath to ...
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Is it safe to deactivate Workflow feature

I am unable to publish a SharePoint 2010 workflow due to the following error: “Could not publish the workflow because the workflow configuration file contains errors.” Several posts suggest ...
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SharePoint 2010: 3 of 6 Workflows “Failed on Start”. SharePoint Designer Workflow Works Fine?

Three of the six workflows that are on one of my site collections in SharePoint 2010 are resulting in "Failed on Start" as soon as a document is submitted to a document library. The other three ...
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How to copy values from one column to another

how can i copy values from one column to another? I'm using a workflow but i cant see the option "Copy List Item" ps: I'm using Sharepoin On-line
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Workflow for new and modified items

I'm creating a Document Library on Office 365. I've created a Workflow for a Document Library which gets triggered on creating a new Document within the Library. I've also created a separate ...
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checkbox issue in nintex forms [closed]

If i click a checkbox in the 1st list lookup part,the 2nd list lookup part will populate the specific data according to what was checked in the 1st lookup list part.The issue is that when the 2nd list ...
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Sharepoint as Database [closed]

I want to create a SharePoint database to create a forecast by importing data from excel, and relate 2 tables, more info regarding what I want to do and what I am looking for : there is a excel ...
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Display of List Webpart on Intranet Page

Experts, I`ve created a List using SPD2013 and its working fine. Added the list as a standard CQWP webpart to the intranet page to show the list items on the Intranet homepage. However, I want the ...