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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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Is there a SharePoint Searching Tool?

If possible, I am looking to add a Search Field on my Team Site on the Wiki Page. If possible, I would like the Search box to go in next to the title (Where the read box is located). I'm not sure ...
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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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Change global search to default search

I created Enterprise search. After that I changed it globally using PowerShell $ssa = Get-SPEnterpriseSearchServiceApplication $ssa.SearchCenterUrl = "enterprise url" $ssa.Update() Now I want ...
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hide “everything” in sharepoint search in SharePoint 2013

I configured enterprise search in SP2013,i want to hide "Every thing" and "Videos" options,can any one help on this.
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Client people picker on Sharepoint View Custom Forms

Can someone tell me how to have the default client people picker control with the auto complete functionality on the custom view form in Sharepoint 2013? Once the default view form is customised, the ...
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Adding CSS class on in edit mode of the application [duplicate]

I want to append a CSS class and it should work for elemnet in only the edit mode of the page and not in a publishing state of the page. How can I achive this in master page?
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Creating a custom view style in Sharepoint 2013?

We're currently building a sharepoint 2013 site but the need to create a custom view style has now become apparent. When viewing documents, the following features would be ideal: The ability to ...
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Use Webservice to Add SharePoint Group to A Site - SharePoint 2013

I would like to use the Permissions Webservice in SharePoint 2013 to give the "everyone" SharePoint group Contribute access to a SharePoint site. Does anyone know how to do this?
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ASP.NET form and SPD Workflow

Is it possible to pass data to a sharepoint designer workflow from a ASP.NET form?
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Trying to Sync a PST file I exported from Outlook to Sharepoint for sharepoint migration of public folders

I have exported a PST file for a calendar in Outlook 2013 and mapped a drive to my local PC for Sharepoint documents and files, where I can place the PST file I exported. I took the PST file and ...
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Workflow to verify modified date and send email

I need to create a workflow that verifies the modified date of an item, and sends an email to remind the user if the file has not been changed between days 1 and 4 of the current month. This workflow ...
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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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Add Sharepoint codes/tags in html master page

SP newbie here. Just wanna ask if I can add Sharepoint tags in the HTML master page (.html file). I am quite confused on where should I put my codes. Most articles I found on the web say I should ...
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Request form ideas

I have a form users use to request catering for meetings, apart from all the other fields to ones i am struggling to satisfy the customer with is the times items are beng requested for. The customer ...
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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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custom list, highcharts not displaying properly

var myData = [5]; var owlName = ["Tim"]; var j = 0; var items; $(document).ready(function () { ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(function getData(){ ...
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Sharepoint attachment control

I'm using designer to create a custom edit form and would like to create two controls in that would upload attachments to the list item, I'm using - ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Linked lists

I have 2 lists of data that I would like to link together for the purpose of displaying in a view. One list contains general data for the other list. List A contains a field with a GUID for each ...
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Automatically Import Excel Data to SharePoint List

This question has been asked before but I haven't found an answer that works for me and my limitations. I have an excel spreadsheet that is currently being used to input data with 20+ records each ...
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How do you restore a wiki back up which has been sent by microsoft

Last Tuesday/Wednesday I some how managed to loose EVERYTHING on your Team Wiki, thankfully Microsoft have been able to send us a back up of the data which was taken before it got deleted. ...
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Move Item From One List to Another List that Has a Workflow Already (SP 2010 Designer)

I am attempting to move a document from a document library from its source list (that has a workflow assigned to it), to another list that has its own workflow assigned to it using SharePoint Designer ...
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Generating an email alert for new post in site feed

I am working with sharepoint online 2013 and Sharepoint designer 2013. I wanted to generate an email alert for the Site Feed App. I wanted to send an email to a group of people with the posted ...
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When I adding permissions for users, Sharepoint is closing

I want to define permission for users, in Sharepoint 2013. I open Sharepoint site and then click "Add Users/Group". I'm writing user's name. Then i'm clicking adress book button but sharepoint is ...
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Move Web Sites and Site Collection from Test to Production without access to the servers

We have two environments for our SharePoint 2010 installation: Test environment and Prod environment. We are not coding or doing heavy customizations and we are covering our needs somehow with ...
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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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Upload sharepont Video programmatically

namespace ConsoleApplication3 { class Program { static void Main(string[] args) { using (var site = new SPSite("http://contoso/sites/teams")) ...
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SharePoint Designer workflow replaces special characters from Rich Text Field with garbage

We are trying to build a very simple workflow so blog post users can email their posts to specific users/groups. The workflow should be pretty simple, just grabbing the body from the list item and ...
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How to calculate the Value of sharepoint list field in the Date field column?

The first 6 digits would come from the current day’s date – the last 3 digits would start at 001 and increment throughout that day. So if the date is 04/11/13 the first value of the list should be ...
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Retrieve single field using CAML Query in Sharepoint using Javascript

I have a List called ProjectInformation and contains following Fields.. ID ProjectName1 ProjectManager ProjectExecution 1 EDS PPB Time and Material 2 CS ...
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SharePoint 2013 Designer Issue-Server could not complete your request

Facing the issue for designer frequently. As and when opening the designer it shows the below issue:
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Cannot see BDC External system in SharePoint Designer Data Source Explorer

I have first created external content types in SharePoint Designer then exported the model to Visual Studio. I then deleted everything created in Designer and deployed the model through SharePoint ...
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will a Child site Homepage affect main parent page?

If I hit the "Make Homepage" button on a child site, will it affect other other pages on the site? Will it affect the parent homepage? or other child site homepages?
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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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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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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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Can you get information for a data view web part to show presence bubble using SOAP connection?

I am trying to set up a data view web part to show information from a list on a different site collection in the same web application. The information I need to get includes people with their presence ...
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CSS - Deal With Margin And Padding On Top Of Page

I am trying to get rid of the top area of a page completely, using CSS: I have the following CSS, pieced together from articles, which gets rid of everything: <style type='text/css'> ...
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Reuse specific areas

I am new to Sharepoint and I am in search for a solution of a problem I have right now. I have multiple pages, each with a sidebar menu. The menu is different throughout the pages of the website but ...
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Retrieving solutions/values of a captivate file using Sharepoint learning kit and saving it in Sharepoint lists

I have created a LMS in share point and want to integrate slk in order to retrieve values from a captivate file and share it in lists created in sharepoint. I am unable to do it and am wanting to find ...
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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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Create a link to Search Results with a dynamic Query Variable (ie: Site Title)

I want to create a link to the search results page with the current SiteTitle in the URL. For example: http://mysitecollection/SearchResults.aspx#k=thisSiteTitle What is the SP Designer markup? For ...
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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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How do I connect an existing workflow to a list

I have created a workflow which I found it in my list of workflows in SharePoint designer. But when I check my list I can't find it. So how can i add my workflow to my list?
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Sharepoint Designer 2013 because can not use copy & paste for an activity in workflow?

I read this question, why can not I use copy & paste for an activity in workflow? I used this function. Could this be the cause of the error: "Errors were found when compiling the workflow. The ...
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Show row number of list item

We have a list which should be display the row number of the item. A calculated column doesn't work. So I worked with the SharePoint designer. I added different "code" to my column but number 1 ...
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enable ribbon button when multi select items

I've added a ribbon button in my list created in sharepoint designer but when i select multiple items it becomes disabled. Do you know a way to enable the ribbon for multi selection i found this ...
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Setting up approval workflow in sharepoint designer 2007

I am trying to setup Approval workflow in sharepoint designer 2007: User creates a new list item Should trigger an email and assign the task to manager Manager reviews the item an clicks on ...
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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 ...