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Need help on nested If-Else workflow statement

I am still new to SharePoint and workflows, so please bear with me. I have a list consisting of sales orders that are on hold. I am trying to write a workflow so that when someone either A) enters a ...
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Order By clause is ignored

I've created an external content type using SharePoint designer with all 5 operations. Then, I figured it orders by the element ID. I've exported the BDCM file, opened it with Notepad, and modified to ...
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Simple way for user to refine and search for documents within site

I am in the midst of organizing the documents stored on my company's SharePoint site. All I want is a way for the user to search for data by narrowing their search down to spedific fields. For example ...
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Focus on Browse tab in ribbon [duplicate]

Whenever we click on new item in sharepoint custom list, it opens Newform.aspx. If you check ribbon at this stage focus will be on "Edit" tab. How do we change focus to "Browse" tab after page load ...
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Dynamic XPath Filter?

I'm working on a project that requires a dynamic filter. I have a recursive template that builds the filter structure. Here's the code in that template. <xsl:choose> ...
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After migrating the Infopath designer form from sharepoint 2010 to 2013 version, people lookup icon is not working

In my application, a form which is designed in sharepoint 2010 is been migrated to 2013 version, but unable to click and check the people or group icon and select the list for the same. The same ...
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Sharepoint lookup field column customization migrated from sharepoint 2010 to sharepoint 2013

When my sharepoint application is migrated from 2010 version to 2013, the lookup field list data, it comes with id;# appended while displaying the contents in 2013 .. The same field shows only the ...
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Need to change the value of a drop down choice box

I have a list in sharepoint. One column is a choice box for pending, approved, denied. I need to create a method to approve all on the click of a button. I cant figure out how because it doesnt ...
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Causing infinite loop for SharePoint 2010 Approval Workflow using SharePoint Designer

I'm trying to setup an approval workflow for new and edited items in Document Library. I created an approval workflow that is set to start when a new item is created and when an item is edited. The ...
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How to remove/adjust Title in the Home.aspx with SharePoint 2010

I am looking for a way to modify the title in my Home page (/SiteAssets/Home.aspx) as removing a "New" word with SharePoint 2010. I have edited in the v4.master page. However, it did not affect to my ...
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Can I output a date in French from an XSL file?

In my XSL file, I set my date like this: <xsl:value-of select="ddwrt:FormatDate(@Date, 2057, 3)" /> This gives me an English date like 07 April 2015. Can I get this date in French?
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External Content Type - Cannot connect to SQL server with user's identity

I'm trying to get some data from external content type from SQL server by using my windows identity, but when I add a new connection in SPD, and choose user's identity to connect, a error message pop ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 hover over a button

I have an .png file in a content editor web part on a SharePoint 2010 site collection. The .png image has four buttons on it. I need to be able to cut out these buttons (like using hotspots). Then ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 Workflow loops

I have a question about SharePoint Designer Loops. If I create a Today variable using a workflow variable will the Today variable update inside the loop or will it remain the same date that the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Add Discussion Board in PageLayout

How can i add Discussion board on all pages of my sharepoint website using Page Layout? Is it possible without using SharePoint designer? I am trying to add the discussion board in the page layout ...
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Sort Note Board notes in ascending order

Note Board web part automatically sorts the notes in descending order (i.e. newest first, at the top). How could I change the order to be ascending so that the comments would be sorted in a order ...
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Download Option on hover over in Picture Library

To download a picture from the picture library my client needs to select an image, click the 3 dots, again click the 3 dots and then click on Download a Copy. This seems to be a tedious process for ...
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Create generic task, not an approval one with SharePoint Designer 2013 workflow

I cannot figure out how to create a generic workflow task with SharePoint Designer 2013. I selected the action "Start a task process" and I tried executing my workflow but it creates only an approval ...
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Setting the default master page back to the original oslo in SPO 2013?

We were trying to test a custom master page using only the file system and settings>Master page on a SharePoint Online 2013 site. Our site is now blank and I can no longer get to Settings. Using SPD ...
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How to use a web part to search a record from a external list?

There are many filters, query string filter, business data connectivity filter, business data list, and more. I need a quote or recommendation, so I can add a search filter above the external list ...
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How to add JQuery in CQWP web part

I have created custom CQWP web part in which i am sliding news contents. I have created structure for sliding contents. Now i want to add JQuery file reference in my CQWP web part but it gives error ...
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“There is no server on port 443” Error

I used to access sharepoint site using sharepoint designer till yesterday. Yesterday all of a sudden I am not able to access it using sharepoint designer. I can access it in browser. When try to open ...
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Create a Current Date and Time Variable in SharePoint Designer 2013

Is there a way to set or create a date/time workflow variable with the current date and current time in a 2013 SPD Workflow?
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How to add the page title in page layout snippet in SharePoint 2013?

I am making a page layout and I want to add a snippet to it that allows you to edit the page title text. But when I open the page fields button to get snippet options, I don't see the page title ...
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SOAP response error Server was unable to process request “Could not find a part of the path”

This error affected the ability to open sites in SharePoint Designer and to open list InfoPath forms. There was no trace of the error in the ULS or Event Viewer logs, odd but true. The effected temp ...
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SharePoint 2013 Weekly Report on Pending/Approved/Rejected Items

Is it possible to get a SharePoint Designer Workflow to email Weekly Reports on how many items are Pending/Rejected/Approved. I have tried the Alert Me function but it seems a bit too plain. Our ...
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Where can i find 'posts' web part? [duplicate]

I'm talking about this web part. This web part displaying a few posts (description + title).
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What is callback function in AJAX? How to implement a callback function in PreSaveAction function of SP2013 list NewForm?

I want to store the value of a variable and use it outside the ajax call. But being an asynchronous call it is giving me initial value of that variable. I am implementing my custom code for some ...
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How to remove default zones (or change layout) from blog default homepage?

Yes, i can use css .ms-blog-MainArea {max-width:100%;} .ms-blog-LeftColumn {display:none;} .ms-blog-postList {max-width:100%;margin-right:0px;} but that is looks like "Piece of kludge". PS Is ...
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Error after removing search from master page

Sorry, something went wrong That's what i get after removing code below <div class="ms-tableCell ms-verticalAlignTop"> <SharePoint:AjaxDelta id="DeltaPlaceHolderSearchArea" ...
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SPListItem question

I am in the process of learning SharePoint. I am trying to write a simple function to change the selected value of a choice box in a list to approved. I am trying to follow some tutorials online but I ...
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Actions on tasks displayed on the gantt view

I want to know if it is possible to drag and drop tasks in the gantt view or resize.
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soap:ServerServer was unable to process request. ---> An unexpected error occurred while opening this page. Error message

I am trying to open ~/Forms/Video/videoplayerpage.aspx page from the SharePoint designer but I am getting the following error message. "soap:ServerServer was unable to process request. ---> An ...
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How do I get the unique values for each group in a grouped list in SP 2010?

I have a Display Item Form which is set up to be a basic table. It is grouped by a field called DateCreated and has both headers and footers enabled. In this list there is a field called CID which ...
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How to display tasks from database in a sharepoint gantt view [duplicate]

I have been searching for a while for a solution to display tasks that are stored in database in a sharepoint gantt view. All what I found on the internet is how to create tasks instantly while ...
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The same CSS displays different view in SharePoint 2013

I have a customed CSS file. I add it in my farm solution and then deploy. And it works well. But some persons do not have same view as me. I don't know why. We are in the same company, have the same ...
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Copying files from SitePages in SharePoint 2013 Online

I am trying copy a large number of files from the SitePages library on one SharePoint 2013 Online subsite to another, but am unable to find a sensibly quick way of doing this. On SharePoint 2010 I ...
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Sharepoint Survey

I've created a survey but I have a problem with the questions direction. The question are in Hebrew, and they diplayed from left to right. When I try to edit the page the top bar of the web part ...
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How to fix access denied on create or edit *.aspx files?

I'm using SharePoint Designer 2013 (logged in with my account). Permissions i have is Full Control, Design, Edit, Contribute, Read, Limited Access, Create new subsites, View Only, Approve, Manage ...
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Sharepoint with AngularJS Ng-repeat and ng-onclick

I'm editing a wikipage in SharePoint to be set up like a form. I have a input text that takes in a coach name. When clicking "Add Person" I want it to add this person to a list and then update my ...
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SharePoint:DateTimeControl DatePickerImage javascript

I need to get DatePickerImage control of SharePoint:DateTimeControl. I tried : document.getElementById('<%=DateDebut.Controls[0].ClientID %>') ...
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Browser tab Does not show site name

I have created the publishing sub site in a parent site and modified the pages(Webpart) with HTMl and Java Script.The pages are created based on a custom master page. Now The Browser tab only shows ...
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Change permission of the multiple items

I'm trying to conditionally change permission of the multiple items in SharePoint 2010 Forms Library. I've found the working code in MSDN ...
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Select ID and class at the same time in CSS in SharePoint 2013

I have a page as blow: <ul class="ms-cui-tabBody ms-cui-tabBody-or" id="Ribbon.EditingTools.CPInsert" role="tabpanel" aria-labelledby="Ribbon.EditingTools.CPInsert-title" unselectable="on"> ... ...
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Check out/Check In current item not visible in SharePoint Designer 2007

It is like strange issue for me, I have one site collection where I am not getting Check Out/In option for current item nor that showing me name of existing list on which designing workflow. However, ...
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Entity Relationship using Lists in SharePoint

I am creating an application using SharePoint List for storing the data. The data design would pretty much similar like if you are going to put it in a relational database, with items like many to ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Standard License - how can we purchase the Dashboard Toolkit?

We have a standard license, not a site license, but I would like to be able to obtain the dashboard toolkit for my site collections. Does anyone know how this can be done without upgrading to a site ...
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Inconsistent Behavior in a SharePoint Designer 2007 workflow

I have a WSS 3.0 farm that is enabled for Winshuttle, which allows InfoPath form submission to a list I will call List A. There are Winshuttle workflows that work as expected when a new item is added ...
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Is it possible to create a search engine on top of a external content type list displaying in SharePoint?

I want to search within external content type list. Any ideas or directions for me to take? thanks for the help.
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How to implement a team site( document library, search, views dashboards) with No server access, No Sharepoint designer access

I am new to sharepoint, and have started a project and Just finished to gather requirements. I have also read about sharepoint and I have a big picture of it. This is my development environment and ...