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Has anyone ever created a DVWP of the Posts list in a blog and tried to display it on another site?

I have done this countless times in SharePoint 2010, and it has worked fine. But I recently tried to accomplish the same thing in SharePoint 2013 and I am getting the pesky, "List does not exist" ...
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Secure Store Application ID credentials don't work when creating ECT

I have been going crazy trying to figure out why this is not working. I followed Fabian Williams blog entry to the letter. I have a development farm with everything on a single farm. I DID NOT use ...
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Edit Item Form: Call function after commit (Custom Save Button)

I have a custom Edit form in SP2013 where I want the Save button to do two things: Commit changes Call JavaScript function The function in step #2 does several things including a workflow trigger. ...
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generated document template defaulting value to number field instead of text

Ive managed to get a document generated when a phone is set up for my system. ive got a word document set up providing the information for the phone with the company policies on. for some reason the ...
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Attaching a document to an email that's been sent as part of a workflow [duplicate]

I was wondering if it's at all possible to attach a document to an email that is sent as part of a workflow? I've managed to create a workflow to email users to let them know when their phone is ...
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SPDesigner - This page cannot be edited in SharePoint Designer

Is there any reason why I can't edit a page in SharePoint Designer. I am using publishing page with blank web part page layout. Please suggest. Thanks
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Custom Daily calendar

In my company employees have to declare what they did for which costumer every day. In this way we could charge the costumer. We do this declaration at the end of the day. Normally we can understand ...
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Client Object to Create Dynamic menus in SharePoint

I have a requirement where I need to create menus dynamically through List with out farm or sandbox solutions. And the given url for the menu should render with in the SharePoint master page .Can any ...
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Pushing design changes to other views

I have made a few cosmetic changes (background color, border, font size/color, etc.) to the headers of each column of a SharePoint list (allitems.aspx) using SharePoint designer 2010. After getting ...
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2013 BCS in Designer: data source objects do not exist

We've inherited an SP2013 solution, which had previously been upgraded from SP2007. The BDC service was converted as well, and appears to be working in most respects - external lists, external ...
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Conditional formatting displaying correctly in SPD but not in page

I have been attempting to create status indicators in Sharpeoint Designer 2010 using two background images (red and green circles) in a hyperlink column and conditional formatting. The idea is that ...
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Is possible to set unique permissions in client side model using ECMA Script or JQuery

is possible to set unique permissions on SharePoint 2010 list items in client side model (ECMA script or JQuery) in the following link ...
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Create fixed template in SharePoint Designer 2010 for every form submission by InfoPath Designer 2010

I have already created the forms and the unique URL through InfoPath Designer 2010. I also have the template that I want already created in SharePoint Designer 2010. The problem I have now is to ...
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Check in Check out For Sharepoint List Items

is it possible to implement Check in Check out on Sharepoint List Items?
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Open Document library new form in new page instead of modal dialog

I need to do some customization with my new item form in Document Library, I have a document library, when i click on new item the new item form opens in a modal dialog i need to prevent this from ...
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Branding the calendar web part

I would like to get rid of the pointy lines jutting out on the left of the calendar web part as shown in the red boxes in the image above. I would also like to shift the rest of the calendar to ...
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Claims based authentication and sharepoint designer?

I am currently designing a sharepoint 2010 workflow for a site in sharepoint designer. Part of this involves emailing various users saved in the current item. However, I think because of claims based ...
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Reporting Services Webparts not Available in SharePoint Designer 2010

Firstly, I work as a DBA and have very limited understanding about how everything hangs together in SharePoint, so apologies if this is something pretty basic. We have just recently upgraded our WSS ...
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Disabling “Request Change” and “Reassign Task” buttons on SP 2010 workflow with active tasks

I have a SP 2010 workflow that someone else created and left "Request Change" and "Reassign Task" buttons available. However, the workflow process is not meant to have these options, and they just ...
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Workflow Lookup Column in Site Workflow

I am using Sharepoint Designer 2013, and I am looking for a way to create a column lookup that looks up the current item and looks for the column Due Date. Can you do this and apply this workflow to ...
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Change the default content type used to edit within a specific view

Im not sure if this is just a pipe dream or not, pretty new to sharepoint but i have a number of views set up for my sharepoint online list. I was hoping that its possible to change the default ...
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change not reflecting in .master from html in master page sharepoint designer 2013

i need to add a user control in master page in 2013 desinger. I have checked out file and added this below line: <!--SPM:<%@Register TagPrefix="LogOut" TagName="LogOutUserControl" ...
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Sharepoint 2013 workflow to automatically trigger another workflow to start

I have a workflow (1) that takes values from an infopath form and upates those values to a list called Employees. On the employees list I have another workflow (2) that is set to run when an item is ...
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Open instead of prompt for download XML Documents on IE (Link emailed from a SPD WF)

i have a workflow that sends an email with the link to the current document (an infopath form with xml extension) so my users can go to the document directly from that email. The problem is when some ...
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I'm following count imported web part does not direct to my site

I have an imported I'm following web part on my home page as directed by the following site: http://sp2013.blogspot.com/2013/10/sharepoint-mysite-sites-im-following.html?_sm_au_=iVVDtvMMwNqQ2jrs On ...
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Compound filtering SharePoint 2010 list with Partial Postback to page

I am filtering a SharePoint 2010 list as explained in the below link, http://dcsharepointchick.blogspot.in/2013/05/filter-sharepoint-list-with-partial-postback.html Now I need to add one more filter ...
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SharePoint Designer SQL Server Connections, Connection Strings

Forgive me as I am new to SP Dev. I have a DB server that I use RDP to connect to via VPN from a local laptop. I know the name of the DB server. The DB (SQL Server 2008) is set up to use Windows ...
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Can I implement workflows in Sharepoint without Desginer?

I need to know if there´s a chance to do a workflow on SP without using SP Designer. I am kind of new on these SP technologies and I will want to know if there´s a chance to do it.
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Assign a task to the person chosen in the people picker field

I'm fairly new to SharePoint and am just starting out with workflows. At the moment I am trying to create a simple Purchase Order Approval workflow, which should just have these stages: User clicks ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 and Excel issue

I have custom Excel addins which were getting loaded and working (in Excel 2007,2010) before installing MS SharePoint Designer 2013. After installing it the addin is always getting the LoadBehaviour ...
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Archive options in SP2013

If I want to archive a doc library, I'd create a new doc library, create new column "doc status" and use SP Designer to make workflow for any doc status=expire> move it to "archive doc library" (also ...
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Workflow wait for task complete OR date/time

I'm just getting into sharepoint dev, and working on trying to create a workflow that is for "document approval" essentially. the logic needs to be that a document is created, it gets an "approval ...
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How to autostart a workflow before publish of major version (Sharepoint Designer)

I have a problem with a workflow automatic initialization (and I have banged my head against the wall for last 8hours with this and came up with no solution). What I want to achieve is a SPD ...
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Increase Column width in SharePoint Designer 2010

I am trying to increase the column width through SharePoint Designer. I dragged the column to desired width in AllItems.aspx. However, if I save it I cannot find the change in the respective list. ...
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Is it possible to link the edit item icon on different site pages to different edit item forms?

Is it possible to link the edit item icon on different site pages to different custom edit item forms? I.e Site page Security.aspx edit item icon links to SecurityEditForm.aspx edit item form. ...
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How do I populate the VALUEs in one column with the FIELD NAMES of another list?

I'm trying to create a 'request update form' where the user selects an entry which is incorrect and then which field is incorrect and writes a comment and that form will get submitted via workflow to ...
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Filtering list with HTML Web part using special characters displays back decoded symbol

I've set up a very simple HTML web part to filter results from a SharePoint list based on a particular column, and everything works great when I use the form to search for standard text like ...
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Open new custom edit form for an aspx site page only

Clicking the edit item icon on any aspx site page opens the EditForm.aspx page. For only the security.aspx site page I would like the edit item icon to open my custom edit form NewEditForm.aspx which ...
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SharePoint 2010 Designer Workflow Query

I am new SharePoint designer 2010 and creating workflow in SharePoint. I have an approval workflow set up in SharePoint that fires as a document is uploaded to a library. This simply sends a ...
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SharePoint Designer Site Workflow: Check if list item exists

I've been assigned the task of mantaining a site in SP 2010 which was not developed by me. I've recently found out that one site workflow fails because it tries to delete an item which sometimes ...
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Change calculated column to xsl:value-of select

I work with a calculated column which depends on the title column. Now i want to change the cascading title inot the filename. This should be done with the SP designer and a customization of the xslt ...
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Email not displaying image properly

I've created an email format that should include an image of our company logo. When I first wrote the img tag in sharepoint 2013 designer, I created it like this: <img src="https://pathToImg" ...
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“Assigned To” column should not be clickable

I have a custom list containing "Assigned To" column with "Show Field" option set to "Name" When I enter the user name in the column and save it, by default the user information is created as ...
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Data Form Webpart not showing in Designer

I'll be taking over a site, in which a particular list has a custom form MySetupEdit.aspx set as the default edit form. We want to make some changes to it. When I open the custom form in SharePoint ...
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Create sub site using workflow in SharePoint Online

I have one project list in site collection and want to create a subsite when a new item is inserted in Project list. Is it possible using workflow? Note: I am using Office365 account. If this is not ...
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Calculated value results with NaN

I have a table with two columns, both containing some timestamps (date-only) or being empty. I need to get the total amount of non-empty fields from both. So I tried this: ...
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hiding duplicates in a SharePoint view

I have a list with the following information: I have attempted to create a table of contents by grouping results in the following manner: However, as you can see, I have duplicated results in ...
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How do i decrement a column value in one list based on column values in another list?

I have an Employee Prospects* list that consists of many columns, but the two columns that are relevant to my question are: "Made Offer" (values are either yes or no) and "Business Area" (consists of ...
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Get the data from check box in edit page when in published page

<div data-name="EditModePanelShowInEdit"> <!--CS: Start Edit Mode Panel Snippet--> <!--SPM:<%@Register Tagprefix="Publishing" ...
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Infopath button e-mail

I built an infopath button to send an email to a specified user. We want to show the current item name in the subject of the email. I worked with formulas like "current(item)" or "strFilename" but i ...