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Error when opening a website in SharePoint Designer 2013

I have a SharePoint 2013 website, and I am trying to open it via SharePoint Designer 2013. I am getting this weird error as shown in the screenshot below: One thing to note here is that, this ...
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SharePoint Column That Auto Increments by 1 Every 24 Hours

I have a requirement to create a column called Age that tracks how old the current item is. What this does is that every 24 hours (1 day) the Age column will increase by 1. For example, if I create ...
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How to add Transition Animations on SharePoint Maincontent Placeholders

Has anyone done any work on Adding Animation on MainContent Placeholder. When you click on Left Hand Navigation(Quick Launch) i would like to animate the maincontent placeholder slightly from right to ...
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SP2013 Workflow for Blog site approval

I need to create a workflow in SP2013, where I have a list of approvers and SharePoint should iterate through this list and pick one approver at one time when a blog is created and assign him the task....
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Workflow not working when copy files uploaded

I have a simple workflow, who copy items depending on the value of a field "CountryName", if equal CH, it copy the file in the folder CH ... In SPD I checked the 2 choices to run the workflow if new ...
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Looping Workflow Dictionary Limit of 100 Items

Does anyone have a way to create a workflow that can loop through a list with more than 100 items. My looping workflow is working great but only loops through a hundred items. Unfortunately, my list ...
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Workflow not being triggered by users creating new item

Having some serious issues with triggering a workflow in SP Online (2013). We have built a vacation request system, consists of a list titled Leave Requests than lives in the Human Resources site. ...
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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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alert message not popping up

var j = jQuery.noConflict(); function PreSaveAction() { var txtTitle = j.(":input[title='Application Name']").val(); alert(txtTitle); if(txtTitle == ''){ alert("Value Cannot be ...
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SharePoint Webpart UpdatePanel (dropdown change) async Postback not working in safari browser

I am using Update Panel in my SharePoint application(web part). Update Panel having drop down post-back. It is working in IE,Chrome,Fire Fox without any issue. Issue: Same thing tested in Safari 5.1....
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Adding data views and data sources

I am hoping this question has a really simple answer to it. I am currently in SharePoint Designer editing an .aspx page. I added an empty data view, then added a data source for one of my document ...
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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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Drop down menu in parent site and subsites

How to create a drop down menu options in parent site and other subsites respectively? For example, if I create any custom list, folder or any survey on site or subsite it should show me by just ...
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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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Seattle.html and Oslo.html not visible in SharePoint Designer

The book I'm using as a resource to add jQuery to our SharePoint Online site discusses editing the Seattle.html and Oslo.html files in SharePoint designer. However, those files are not appearing in ...
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Had to reinstall SP Designer, now when I open a workflow it appears blank

I had a workflow running and published on my site that I created with sharepoint designer, however designer kept crashing and I had to reinstall it and now when I open the workflow it appears empty......
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Grid-view in visual web-part!

I have created a visual web-part and I have a dropdown list and a gridview on it. on c# I have created a query: string selected = DropDownList1.SelectedValue; query.Query = @"<Where>&...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 Announcements WebPart

I'm currently using SharePoint Designer 2013 to create a custom home page for a SharePoint site. I've created an announcements WebPart however I'm having a lot of issues formatting it. I've attached a ...
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How to avoid gap between Quick launch and footer in SharePoint 2013

I have used this link for setting the footer, it's working fine. I do not want to change it. I have provided some background color to quick launch, but when content is less than the page height, a gap ...
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Invalid text value in SharePoint workflow 2013 string builder

I have a text which is a letter template. This text contain workflow's variables and words. And when I start the workflow, it goes to stage where it creates the one-line string variable with this text ...
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can we add a new value to content approval status in designer workflow 2013

i am using action - set content approval status in my designer 2013 workflow. By default it gives 3 values - Approved, Rejected and pending. Is there a way i can add a new value "Change Required" to ...
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Send reminder email for unattended items in custom list

how can I set a 72 hour reminder to unattended items in a custom list? I need the reminder to only be sent once. Hope I find some help here, thanks in advance!
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What condition/action add to workflow so it sends a 72 hour reminder?

I already created a calculated column called Reminder in my custom list that calculates the date 72 hours later after the item is created (ex. Item created 6/13/2016, Reminder column shows 6/16/2016). ...
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SharePoint Promoted Links remove animation on hover

Is it possible to have promoted links app without the hover action which has an animation? Please suggest me how we could do that? Waiting for an early response.
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Column level security in SharePoint 2013

I have a list (Employee Details) having six columns ID Name Address department Passport Number Mobile Number. Now, for security purpose I want to hide some columns (ex-Passport Number, Mobile ...
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Is there a simple step by step tutorial to redesign my Sharepoint Site?

I would prefer everything is more metro tiles and infographics, More responsive to browser size... as follow: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/543457880009485317/ https://www.pinterest.com/pin/...
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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?
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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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“The file has been modified by…” error, when the workflow starts automatically

Hello,I have created a SharePoint 2013 list workflow in library L1 which does the following actions:1- Create a document-set in library L22- Copy the current document from L1 to L23- Move the copied ...
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Workflow loop from one stage to another

I created a workflow with 3 stages and each is a department. When you submit a form it must be approved by depA, depB and depC, however if deptB or depC reject it, the user must submit again but this ...
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SharePoint 2013 workflows with lookup columns

I have a document library where Country and State are lookup columns. When an new item is created in the list, i would like to trigger an email if the state that was selected is not part of that the ...
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Workflow 2013 still not available in SharePoint Designer 2013

I have already followed all of the steps to configure workflow manager in my SharePoint server, but it is still not showing in SharePoint Designer. Here are the steps I followed: https://technet....
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SharePoint 2013 document set multilevel approval workflow

How to create a multilevel approval workflow for document set in designer? . While uploading the documents user will select "Do you want to start the workflow ?" If it's Yes the document set approval ...
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How to remove Title and white spaces from a page

I managed to remove the title of a page now I've white spaces there how do I remove it. I used the following css in the content editor webpart to remove the title. <style> .ms-core-pageTitle{...
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How to Break Loop in Parallel Block - Designer 2013

I have a List called Test1 and below are the controls (only for testing purposes). Below is my Designer 2013 workflow associated with the list above: The workflow does the following: When a ...
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Top Navigation don't Show with User Accounts Login Except SharePoint Admin

We have altered the server of our SharePoint 2007, but after that one of the Top Navigation bar, which redirects us to a another site in our Web Application, don't display when user login. It shows ...
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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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Survey list design in SP-Designer SharePoint

I need to change the design of Question of rate in survey list Responded in Custom form from SharePoint designer as star or Change design
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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 2013 Workflow showing correct date but 0:00:00 time

I create an approve button in a form that shows at what date the item was approved, however I am getting the correct date but the time is always 0:00:00 This is a screen of the workflow:
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SPD Workflow Emails Sporadically Sending

I have been witnessing a disturbing trend in my SP environment, slowly I am watching workflows begin to experience a problem where emails do not always send. It's very random. Worst of all is that on ...
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SPD 2010 Approval Workflow Failing after Years of Deployment?

We are having a lot of trouble this month with an SPD 2010 'Engineering Document Release' (EDR) workflow that I deployed in 2014. We use an InfoPath 2010 form that contains lists of Checker(s), ...
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copy item/document in same list,using OOTB workflow

I want to create new column and in that column I want any link/button and after clicking on it I want to make copy of same document/item inside same library/list. Is it possible with OOTB workflow?
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Workflow Set Field Value

I created a workflow that retrieves a field value from a list that exceeds 5000 items or threshold limit. The workflow automatically run after adding a list item. The status is completed buy cannot ...
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Workflows not able to re-publish on site SharePoint 2013

We created a team site where we created few workflows 2013. Colleague of mine changed regional settings and all of the WFs reported errors on publishing when we edited them in SP designer 2013. WFs ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 does not save changes

I edit a master page with SharePoint Designer, then I save changes and then I close SharePoint Designer. When I open that master page again, the last changes don't show up.
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How should I create my personal view or standard view in SharePoint Designer 2013?

Please help me to create views in SharePoint Designer 2013. I am new to creating view by using SharePoint Designer 2013 Give the example and details steps to create view. Thanks in advance
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Custom form, lookup table has moved out of position

I have created a custom New and Edit form, on a List. But when you click on the look up field, in SharePoint (we are using MSS, and SPD2007) the Lookup table window is not linked to the selection ...
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how do I stop a 2013 workflow immediately after i have assigned a task

I have a requirement where in I have started a workflow. I have assigned a task and now I do not want to wait for task action. I want the workflow to end just after the task is created. How do I do ...
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Start Workflow after adding new document to documents library OOTB?

I want to start a Workflow after a adding new document to an document library in SharePoint 2013 OOTB. Is this possible? If yes, how?