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Sharepoint Designer 2007 Multiple Step Workflow Causes Error: “Failed On Start (Retrying)”

I am designing a workflow in sharepoint designer to manage the approval process for an infopath form. I am using sharepoint server 2007. My sharepoint site already has a form library dedicated to the ...
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Approval/Feedback workflow: how to change the task status with a custom button on InfoPath Form?

I created two workflows, one based on the approval workflow and another based on the feedback workflow via SharePoint Designer 2010. For both workflows I'm trying to find a solution to add a custom ...
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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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Check duplicate item workflow

I need to make my custom list items distinct that's being used for a dropdown lookup. Please help. Here's the scenario. I have 2 lists, the list1 have a workflow that copies an item into my list2. ...
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Calendar and Workflow: Show Approval Status in Event List item

I am attempting to use the reusable Approval workflow for adding calendar events. I would like the current approval status to show up in the list item instead of having to click on the workflow button ...
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Difference between Publishing Master Page and Standard Master Page

In SharePoint Designer, you can create a new Master Page or a new Publishing Master Page from Content Type. So what is the difference between a Master Page with a Content type of "Publishing Master ...
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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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Adding ribbon to a webpage that doesnt inherit a masterpage

In SharePoint 2010,I have created a webpage which doesnt inherit the masterpage which means this page is just blank like a white paper. I have added a list to this webpage.To have the view and ...
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Customize “Add New Item” form in a Sharepoint 2013 List to pull parameters from the query string

I would like to customize the add new item form in a sharepoint list to pull a query string parameter and automatically set it as one of the lookup fields in the new item. I have found a perfect ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Default Display form broke up

I have a Display Form that contains information from a Custom List (parent) and it has multiple item list and a document list that filters from the parent. When trying to find a work around for a ...
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How can I display user picture from sharepoint in datatables

Sorry if this is stupid easy but I'm trying to display user pictures from sharepoint in datatables. I can see the link in JSON data coming back from the ajax query in the "Picture" field so I added: ...
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Lookup Column - SharePoint 2010

Is there any way to link parent site and sub sites? Problem: I have one list on Parent site and I have a few other lists on sub sites. I am trying to create lookup columns in the parent site list to ...
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Sharepoint designer is not responding

I want to edit a page in share point 2013 but it freezes and share point designer is not responding for several times and I tried many ways like uninstall and install share point designer, install ...
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MultiSelect Checkbox vanish after customization in SharePoint Designer 2013

I am currently working on SharePoint Server 2013. I have created a new view of library on a page in my site and customized it in SharePoint designer. I applied conditional formatting on the same. ...
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Identifying workflows in a suspended state

Working in SP Online, we have a number of SPD developed workflows running against list items. Most times, these WFs run happily but there are instances when a given WF instance ends up in a Suspended ...
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SharePoint Designer workflow 2013 Suspends with HTTP 500

I have created a SharePoint designer workflow which works perfectly but as soon as i put a send email action the workflow gets suspended and gives the following error RequestorId: ...
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SharePoint 2013 Http Web Service Action

I have created a basic SharePoint 2013 workflow with the intent to call the Rest API to retrieve the users from a SharePoint Group. To do this I am attempting to use the HTTP Web Service action ...
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Coercion Failed issue

I have this issue, it´s a simple workflow: users have to input two dates and the workflow should wait until one of those dates and send an email when that date is "today". It just doesn´t work at all, ...
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Open websites in new tab

When I am in a sharepoint list. How can I make it so that any links in the list open outside? Thanks! I have this script to open files in a new location. <script language="javascript" ...
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How to wait for two conditions in a Sharepoint Designer 2010 Workflow

I have a workflow in SPD10 and I want to tell the workflow to wait for two different conditions. So the workflow make the same thing after the wait of either the first or the second condition. How ...
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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 get a summary of all SharePoint discussion board posts that day

I am using SharePoint 2010 and have access to SharePoint designer 2010 to create workflows. I would like to create a workflow that notifies users of all new discussion board posts made that day. This ...
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SharePoint Designer Workflow Append/Delegate/Escalate Task actions missing

I noticed in the SharePoint designer 2010 workflow some OOTB task actions options are missing. SharePoint 2010 Enterprise edition... Append task, Delegate Task, Escalate Task, Forward task.
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Modify upload.aspx to display an additional text

In our SharePoint 2013 application we have developed a feature to limit max upload file to 250 MB. Now this feature works in some Internet Explorer versions and doesn't work in others, as a result ...
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SPD2010 Hide Field if Name in Field != Current User

I want to hide a field based on who the Current User is. I have multiple fields that have names in them, ex: Approver 1, Approveer 2, etc... I want only the Approver 1 to be able to edit the ...
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Creating custom Master Page causes Lists to appear merged with it

Using Design Manager I converted a HTML file into a master page. (This was a simple logo with drop down menus). I then set it to be the default master page for one of my sub sites. The idea is when I ...
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Conditional Formatting

I have been able to successfully format a list based on due date. Eg. Due date - 7 is green and due date >= current date in red. etc. I have done this using SPD2010. The challenge here is that the ...
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How to create sharepoint 2010 workflow

How to create sharepoint 2010 workflow using sharepoint designer? How to check valid user in sharepoint 2013
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how to change connection source in data connections in infopath forms.?

I've created and published my form in DEV environment. For testing, I have published it to the Test environment. I used the following technique and now the forms are working fine. Saved the source ...
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Apply color for header and footer for online sharepoint public site using designer

I am working on designing online sharepoint 2013 public site,And I required to apply color for header and footer using designer. Can any one help me in knowing which master page should I select among ...
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Missing Site Columns in NewForm, EditForm, DispForm

I did a list migration on list with zero customization using a third party tool (Metalogix: Content Matrix). After migrating the list, I went to create a new list item, I noticed I was missing site ...
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delete button in inline editing + sharepoint 2010

I want the Delete button in the list view to delete the item in inline editing of a share point list. Thanks in advance.
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How to Attach Master Page into A New ASPX / HTML Page

I'm using Sharepoint Designer 2013 and I want to make a new page using either in ASPX or HTML. So, I did make a new ASPX page called test_1.aspx, and I typed only <h1>Helloooo</h1> just ...
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Hide ribbon control in newform.aspx & editform.aspx

I want to hide ribbon form my newform.aspx & editform.aspx forms only. I don't want to hide ribbon from my whole site. I just want that whenever a user add or edit item top ribbon must be hidden ...
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How to take IIS backup in SharePoint Server

How to take IIS backup in SharePoint Server ? How to create Users and how to allocates permissions to the Users ?
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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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Possible to add more than one Page Content area on a publishing page layout?

I'm building a new page layout in SPD10, and I've run into a question. Is it possible to have more than one page content area on a publishing page? I've tried adding more than one and it doesn't ...
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Find/Replace with regular expressions in Sharepoint Designer

Using Sharepoint Designer 2007. I have the following block of code taken from a C# app: sbuilder.Append("x"); sbuilder.Append("y"); sbuilder.Append("z"); and so on. I'm translating it to ...
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How to have a mini calendar webpart instead of the default calendar views

I ould like to have a mini calendar webpart that gets that from the calendar list. Something like this sample calendar view Thanks
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Move pdf files from one library to folder within library in sharepoint 2013

I want to move files from the Library into its folder (Which is in the same library). How can I do this using sharepiont Designer 2013
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Regarding the Views in sharepoint

I'm developing an page, where on the role basis the content should be displayed.For example, if I'm an adviser, i should see only few content or contents related to mine.Where as administrator can see ...
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List View web part Column header Filter does not fetch list values updated via SharePoint Designer xsl calculation

I have a List View WebPart with a column 'due date 'and 'alert' . In SharePoint designer I have modifed the xsl and uses a calculation to check if duedate is 'today+5' and 'today-5' . Then I set ...
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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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how to copy/move pdf files available in one document library to another library/folder [duplicate]

I have a Document library with PDF files. I am trying to move this file to another document library using SPD 2013 Workflow. But it is not copied to the destination.
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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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SP2010 Custom New Form Unable to Display <xsl:if test=“ddwrt:IfHasRights(2048)”>

I created a new default form and added < /xsl:if > between some form fields that I want hidden from certain users. This code works perfectly fine in other custom forms for EDIT and DISPLAY but ...
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SharePoint 2013 CSS Reference Chart

I'm after a SharePoint 2013 CSS Reference Chart. Anyone know of one.I have looked a bit but can't get to find one like the one for SP 2010. Any type of resources would be appreciated. Cheers ...
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SharePoint 2010 : Unable to open page layout

I having an issue on SharePoint 2010 Designer where the Page Layout was unable to edit, it hit error as below: The server could not complete your request. For more specific information, click the ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 not save changes

When I edit a master page with SharePoint Designer I save changes and then I close SharePoint Designer. When I open that master page again, the last changes doesn't exist.
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SharePoint Foundation Server installation

I can't open my site with SharePoint Designer 2010. SharePoint and Foundation installed on Windows 2008 Standard Server.Designer on Windows 7. I've spent a good deal of time researching and ...