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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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Dropdown menu with XML data source gives web part error

I am using SharePoint designer to build a page with a data view web part that displays the contents of a 6,000 record XML file that is structured like the example below with each "Details" element ...
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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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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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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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In SP 2013 daily email notification

In SP 2013 daily email notification with number of items added and deleted in a document library. For example let us consider in all the sub sites we have document library with common name "demo" but ...
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SP2013 WF Suspended - Security Token could not be authenticated

Currently having an issue with a workflow that some of the time goes into a suspended state with the following error message. An unhandled exception occurred during the execution of the workflow ...
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Write and execute Java Script or JQuery with SharePoint 2013 Reusable workflow for Office 365?

I have to get the n number of users from the list and compare with the document library item-users, So is it possible to write Java-script or JQuery in Workflow for Office 365 online ? If Yes then ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2007 Email alert every 1st and 15th of the month

How can I create an email alert(notification) using a List item in Sharepoint designer 2007? These alerts will run every 1st and 15th of the month and should also trigger for the next coming months.
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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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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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Insert Data View greyed out with the Oslo master page

I found a very informative post about using SharePoint Designer with the Oslo master page, but its only advice was to switch to the Seattle page temporarily. However, in doing so, I'm going to ...
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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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How to Truncate a multiline column in a SharePoint List 2013

I am relatively new to SharePoint and have a few questions. I was wondering if someone could help me with some custom settings in a SharePoint list. I have a column that is set to a "Multiple lines ...
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Using d3 in sharepoint web interface

I am building a website for a research center under my university domain. I am trying to create a data-driven document, with autoupdate based on lists. Yet since server-side access to sharepoint lists ...
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Using REST call to retrieve SharePoint list items as an array of JSON objects

I found this great tutorial to use REST calls to retrieve SharePoint list items as an array of JSON objects posted by Mark.Rackley (Mark Rackley.). It is working, but I would like to add a new ...
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TDD with SharePoint Designer

I have an AngularJS single page app implementation in shaerpoint designer. I need to use karma/jasmine to automate unit and e2e testing. How do I get on with it?
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Sharepoint designer check if user member of group

I have a approbation workflow that sends email to a SharePoint group. http://puu.sh/jMwpb/3d56c161e7.png How can I check if the item creator is member of group SharePoint? I don't find any condition. ...
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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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How to set fine-grained permissions on document library folders and documents via sharepoint 2013 workflow

I have a document approval SharePoint Designer 2013 workflow. The workflow reacts on the creation of a new folder inside a document library. The newly created folder will contain new documents ...
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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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Using Bootstrap framework/foundation framework with Sharepoint

Is it possible to use bootstrap/foundation with SharePoint to improve the front end look of SharePoint 2010 or 2013? Can anyone suggest anything related to this? Thanks
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Vacation Request workflow will not trigger

I have a vacation request workflow (SharePoint 2013 on a 2010 platform). A user can enter a vacation request, submit it and receive notification that the request will be reviewed for ...
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Error when creating site template - Workflow file path or name too long

I have a workflow that I have spent a great deal of time configuring. It was so in depth that I gave it a longish name and a long description in SPD2010. I have come to template the site and have ...
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Write an xpath expression in sharepoint designer

if i have those node in my xml <a> <b>1-1</b> <c>1-1-2></c> <d>1-1-3></d> </a> how can i wrote this in sharepoint designer to obtain ...
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Global Navigation drop down menu subsite level

My Sub site Hierarchy is as follows: HOME Subsites Subsite 1 Subsite 1a Subsite 1b Subsite 2 Subsite 2a Subsite 2b The Global ...
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how to change connection source in data connections in infopath forms.?

I've created and published my form in DEV environment. For testing, I have published it to the Test environment. I used the following technique and now the forms are working fine. Saved the source ...
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What happens to a SharePoint Designer workflow when I delete the item it is running on?

I have a workflow on a document library I created in SharePoint Designer 2007. The workflow will pause for a long period, perhaps 90 days or more). What happens to the workflow if the document is ...
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Problem with SharePoint calculated field

I have a field (Status Update Date) that should be updated with the current date/time when another field (Status) is changed. However, whenever ANY field in the row (datasheet view) is updated the ...
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Change URL of the Web Part Close-Button

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, I navigate to AllItems.aspx Isn't it possible to ...
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How to have a mini calendar webpart instead of the default calendar views

I ould like to have a mini calendar webpart that gets that from the calendar list. Something like this sample calendar view Thanks
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assign the value of SP Library column to local variable in the workflow 2013?

I have the SP Library with User column, Now I want to assign this column in the workflow variable ?? I'm creating a workflow, and need a variable and want to assign the value of library column to that ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 Open Site fails - can't open using this program

Our SharePoint 2010 farm is being converted to SharePoint 2013. I'm a developer, but not really trained in SharePoint administration. It's my job to wirte the code and get it working. I'm in the ...
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How to use calculated fields

I have ten list items that work back from one date field. I want to enter a date in the 'Open Date' field in list item 1 and then set a date field in item 2 to be -7 days and then set a date field in ...
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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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Unable to view some files in SharePoint designer 2013

I'm using SharePoint 2013. I have some files stored inside a folder in document library. I could see them when I use SharePoint website, however I could not view them when I go to the same folder via ...
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Workflow doesn't create tasks anymore

I created a custom workflow via copy&modify of the OOB feedback workflow in SharePoint Designer 2010. When the workflow is started there are usually tasks created for every participant of the ...
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SP 2010 Workflow Created Discussion Board, Cannot see list of Replies in LIST

Created a discussion board in Sharepoint 2010. Added a workflow to display Reviewer 1, 2, & 3's status of disposition. I do not need any emails sent out or any special features, except i cannot ...
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Error from SP.Runtime.JS - The collection has not been initialized

I'm creating a page layout in SharePoint 2010 that dynamically calls in a list in order to generate a navbar as shown below: $(document).ready(function(){ ...
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Daily e-mail reminders with workflows

I need a workflow which will check a custom list -for every row in this list- every day automatically and if the total value column is 0 then it will send an email to a user. Is it possible with ...
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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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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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Why is my SPD 2010 workflow running twice?

I've got a support case for a client, and they have a super simple workflow on a list. It simply sends an email to a user from a person field, whenever an item is added to the list. The client ...
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display data in SharePoint 2013 through ODBC

We are two students doing our internship (meaning we work with SharePoint 2013) in a company where they are already using SharePoint 2007, they want to implement what they have in SP2007 into SP2013. ...
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Assign ID of workflow created list to lookup field

Hi I'm trying to find a solution to my logic process below, I'm new to workflows. Current Scenario: I create itemA in ListA. Workflow then creates itemB in ListB. I then open itemA and assign ...
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List with multiple content types & forms

I have a list with three content types. Each content type has its own forms. Content Type A (Default Content Type) Content Type B Content Type C My issue is that if I try to open the Edit form ...
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What permissions do I need to open site & workflows in Sharepoint Designer 2007

I'm trying to view/edit a workflow in Sharepoint 2007, but keep getting denied access. In Sharepoint Designer, I click open site, then I put in the URL of the site. Only a portion of the site ...
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Adding Textbox value as a new item to ListBox in Sharepoint Infopath

I have a textbox in an InfoPath form in which user enters some text and click on submit button . I need to add this textbox value to a listbox as a new item using InfoPath 2010. I am new to ...
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SharePoint 2010 difference with lookup columns

I recently upgraded my site from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010. The first issue I noticed was that the "lookup" columns in "Display view" showed up as the hyperlink instead of the string. ...