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SP13 redirecting web pages

There are multiple ways to redirect website in SharePoint. Such as using content editor web part or changing the bookmark or http redirect. However, I seeking the easiest steps on how redirect the ...
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Custom Activity for String Replace

In SharePoint 2010 designer, there is no direct option to replace the string with some other values. but in 2013, this is available. Is there any option to make this activity? I a column which is ...
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SharePoint Workflow Timer job issue

We have created on approval workflow (SharePoint 2010) using SharePoint designer in SharePoint 2013 standard edition environment. The workflow is customized as per below requirement. We have one ...
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Importing a SharePoint 2013 workflow in Visual Studio

I'm creating a simple workflow in Visual Studio: I can deploy it, and it works. I then try to open it with SharePoint designer: However, the steps/activities/stages are missing. How come I'm not ...
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Using Filters on a Data View web part from a SOAP Query

I have a SOAP query that pulled in information from a list that I want to create a Data View Web Part for. When I enabled the "Sort & Filter on Headers" option in SP designer I noticed an issue. ...
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Is there a way to show the Key filters section “MetadataNavKeyFilters.ascx” inside my enterprise wiki pages (not only on the list view)

I am working on an enterprise wiki site collection inside sharepoint server 2013. and i have enabled metadata navigation & filtering for the wiki pages list . Now when i click on any list view i ...
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Xsl Date Difference Calculation

I have a requirement to calculate the difference between the current day and due day . I used the below formula and i was able to get the date difference . <xsl:value-of ...
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Create Multiple items with workflow (sp designer)

When someone asks some vacations, i have to create items in a sharepoint list...one item per days...is it possible with a workflow to create multiple items? Lambda situation: The user creates a list ...
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displayform: Show columns from multiple list joined on ID as key

I want to display a list item with columns from other lists also joined on a id column as a key.
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Unable to edit SharePoint Online site in SharePoint Designer

My organization just enrolled for O365 and have enabled SharPoint for creating sites. I have created a Site Collection and am the primary Site Collection Owner of the site. However, when I try to open ...
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Sharepoint reporting on permission

I wanted to get a report of all the user in SharePoint and know what each user has permission. I am trying to track down each user permission level for every site they have so I can identify if they ...
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How to add an existing workflow to a list?

I've a workflow in SharePoint 2010 and I'd like use this one on an existing document library. When I go to Library settings and Workflow settings, I don't see my workflow. If I go to SharePoint ...
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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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Use Managed Navigation term as page title

I'm using Managed Metadata for navigation on a new site, and I've created a page to be used by the term set. The content of the page is dynamic, thanks to the Items Matching a Tag web part. However, ...
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External wcf (Soap/rest) datasource to external content type

I'm looking for a way to use an external datasource (WCF SOAP or REST) and include the results in a list. Using the External Content Type directly for a WCF service does not work, as I get a XML error ...
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Assistance on possible incorrect logic in SharePoint Designer 2010

I'm really trying to understand the issue I am having as it is not making any sense to me. For testing purposes I created a very simple 2010 InfoPath form published to a Form Library with only one ...
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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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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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where to put C# code and where to put Javascript code in .aspx form in SharePoint Designer

I'm newbie with sharepoint, struggling but finding my way. I've created a list and created a new form called NewFormRequest.aspx in SharePoint designer. I'm calling this form in the browser ...
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Reference a custom CSS file inside my seattle.html

I want to reference a custom CSS file inside my seattle.html file. currently I find the following in the default seattle.html master page: <link ...
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How to move an item from one custom list to another custom list?

I have two Custom Lists (Timesheet and Weekly Timesheet). My requirement is if any item exceeds the time length (or days) in "timesheet" list for more than 7days then that item has to be copied ...
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How to join custom list and have a composite display view in Sharepoint 2013

I have 4 custom lists which are joined on Id column. Now I want to build a composite list and have a display item view which will include all fields from all 4 lists. Till now, I have created Linked ...
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Alternate List Row Color in WebPart Content Query

XSL File : Created Custom Template Style <xsl:template name="Custom" match="Row[@Style='Custom']" mode="itemstyle"> <xsl:variable name="SafeLinkUrl"> ...
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Creating new column in workflow task list in sharepoint designer 2013

I have created a Document Library as 'Sample1' and it has 2 fields as Form Title,Date.I am getting user data for Form Title and Date.And I have created a workflow for 'Sample1' in SharePoint designer ...
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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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Blank lines getting added to my master page?

I am using SPD 2013 to edit a custom master page for Sharepoint 2013. I have a publishing site setup in a dev environment for my testing. Everytime I edit and save my master file, it adds literally ...
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SharePoint Online 2013 Send Email at specified time?

I have a workflow that sends out email reminders for items that have a specified due date. If the items are due 30 days out it sends a reminder every Monday. If they're 7 days out or under it sends ...
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Save conflict while saving SharePoint Online 2013

I have a SPlist and few designer workflows associated with it. Though the edit item and save works for 90% of the time, in some instances, when i try to save the item, Save conflict occurs. I assume ...
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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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Create a list item when item is created in another list

Basically i want to add items to 1 list based on columns from another list. so for example say i have 2 list, List 1 and List 2. List 1 has 5 colunms; Name, Age, id , Location, Manager. List 2 ...
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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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Get attachments url to the list to another field in same list before saving the new item Sharepoint 2010

I am having a list in my Sharepoint 2010 site. In that list I have some fields I want to attach some files to each new entry made and at the same time I want to store the URL of the file which is ...
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Can you customise and deploy List forms in a SharePoint Online environment using Visual Studio?

It is possible to use SharePoint Designer to create a new form, and then set it as the Display/New/Edit form for a library and we have done this for a few forms so far. However, this doesn't really ...
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Need help identifying source of error

I'm pretty new to SharePoint and designing task workflows and having some difficulties troubleshooting the following error. If anybody could offer some assistance I would be greatly appreciative. ...
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Unable to load workflow actions from the server problem

I have an issue in the sharepoint server I have a farm environment and sites and collocations. I have a problem with a specific user when he upload file and set the targeted to send an email the email ...
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SharePoint Online Globalization and Localization

I am developing a SharePoint Online WebSite using SharePoint Designer 2010 that has several content types, lists and workflows. One request is that the user must be able to select the language or ...
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Stacked chart from list data

I have a list with Teams & Status columns. I'm trying to create a stacked chart grouping by team. But for some reason its not working. Is there a work-around for this?
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SharePoint - Messed Up Page Layout

I was editing one of the web pages I created. Just one of many, in SharePoint Designer, and after dragging the edge of what I thought was just a table cell (td) all pages no longer display all the ...
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Approval workflow with specified approver

I am quite a newbie with SharePoint Designer. I have been playing around a bit with approval workflows, but I can't seem to get it right. Can someone please help me a bit with some kind of guide of ...
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How to modify the default list view?

I would like to know how to modify the standard SharePoint 2010 list view in order to increase columns width for instance. I already read the articles talking about using SharePoint Designer to ...
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how can i duplicate a task?

Sometimes customers send over multiple quote requests (which we log in SharePoint of course). The data from that customer ends up being mostly the same for all quotes, but they have to be logged as ...
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Sharepoint Global navigation updating the link under navigation node type

Is there any way where we can update links under Global navigation in sharepoint 2013. I have also pinned the Termset to some of the Termset Groups. Now under pinned termset, When i updated the URL ...
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SPD extraction/save problem

My problem is that, in SPD, some files are displayed as checked out (with the green checked symbol); when I right-click them, I can't check them out. Of course. So I open the file in advanced mode to ...
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How can I change URL of existing list?

If I create a list with a name like Project Risks it gives it a url like: http://myhost/mysite/Lists/Project%20Risks/AllItems.aspx. If I customize the list and then decide I want it call Project ...
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Line chart with team sum up

I have a list with columns Teams, Manual Minutes & Auto Minutes I am trying to get a line chart with the sum of Manual Minutes in one series and a sum of Auto Minutes in another. Team name ...
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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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SharePoint Designer 2007 - Workflow step with multiple if conditions

I've got a SharePoint list with multiple fields for names - they don't all need to contain names. I want to set up a workflow to have: if name1 is not empty { do this } if name2 is not empty { do ...
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SharePoint 2013 list using multiple drop down list as filters

Long time reader, first time poster... I have found many of the best solutions for my problems here, so thank you for all your hard work! I have been trying to get this problem figured out for few ...
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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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In SharePoint workflow to Reject Task ; I need to make the comment field required

In SharePoint 2013 Designer workflow on Rejected request; I need to make the comment field required. How do I do that?