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Workflow failed to start. Workflow variable ReturnValue was null when a value was expected

we are running Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise Edition and have a very large custom list with several approval workflows created in Sharepoint Designer. The workflows run daily and very recently we noticed ...
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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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SharePoint Online - NewForm.aspx - One to Many Relationship

I wonder if it is possible to create a form with multiple thumbnails images OOTB? The form will have one-to-many relationships where the images are added from the picture libraries to this form. ...
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InfoPath 2013 - MultiChoiceType items out of order when submitted

I have a few forms that display the multichoice items based on the order they were selected instead of the order presented. For example: Dates: January 30 February 2 February 10 March 5 If the user ...
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Unable to send an email to multiple Email Ids

I am working on an Email Trigger Action in SharePoint Designer 2013 for SharePoint On-Prem. I have used multiple Email Ids (Group Id & some individual person's Id) to which I want to send an ...
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Error while publishing the workflow in sharepoint designer 2013

Currently, I've configured workflow manager in sharepoint server 2013 for using shareoint 2013 workflow in designer. But, while publishing the workflow, it shows following error: ...
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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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Overriding CSS in AllItems.aspx

I want to add some CSS in my site. I read on others questions that it's better to override CSS. I'm OK with that (Tutorial here). But, I browsed every folder of my site in SharePoint Designer and I ...
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Publishing a workflow in SharePoint 2013

When I try to publish an empty workflow for example, I get a message: System.TimeZoneNotFoundException: The time zone ID '' was not found on the local computer. at ...
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Sharepoint 2013 display view renders & and "

I have Multiline text box in a list which has text as below: Note #1: Global Sport Academy & document (the "YMCA") dated 12/01/15 Notes #2: ...... In Edit view, it displays correctly but when ...
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Displaying Image in “Hyperlink or Image” field type

Im trying to display an image stored in the "Hyperlink or Image" field type The default code is: <a href="{substring-before(@Photo, ', ')}"> <xsl:value-of ...
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SPD 2013, Adding external data source - “Data source file cannot be saved” error

I have two machines - one with SQL 200 R2 and other with sharepoint 2013. BCS persists in Service Applications. Adding source from remote machine I get "Data source file cannot be saved" message. I'm ...
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Sitemappath at SharePoint MasterPage giving Error for & as &amp;

Getting display issues when using asp:SiteMapPath in SharePoint master page, & displaying as &amp; like when I add site title as US & UK. it's displaying like US &amp; UK. I'm using ...
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Workflow automtically starts when an item is created despite it being unchecked in Start Options

I have a workflow that I need to start when an item is changed but not when an item is created, as I have a separate workflow for that, so the "Start workflow automatically when an item is created" is ...
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How to change the color of each column in a SharePoint chart?

How does one change the color of each column in a SharePoint Chart Web part? For example the "passed" column would be green, the "stopped" would be red. I am pulling data from this list: It ...
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How to Copy List item to Another list using sharepoint designer 2013 workflow

I have used this workflow action in past with designer 2007, 2010, but 2013 sharepoint designer has Copy List Item workflow action missing. i am building a workflow in 2013 deisnger, now i want to ...
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create new publishing page using workflow in Sharepoint Online - Sharepoint Designer 2013

I can see there is a possibility to create new items in pages list by using the action: Create item in Pages (Output to Variable:SomeVariable) How can I create a page layout as a template ...
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In SP2010, with a 3 step serial approval workflow, how can I change a field value each time a workflow step is approved?

I have a 3 step serial approval using SharePoint Designer using the "Start approval process". Is there a way to have a list item field value change or update each time one of the steps are approved?
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Sharepoint 2013 Online Document Set

Is It possible to move/copy Doc Set from library A to library B (same siteCol), with Workflow ? I created a workflow with SPD 13, but was warned that it is not possible! Have I done wrong? Or is it ...
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Applying Custom CSS

I have a CSS file in my site assetts. I am trying to attach the CSS to a custom Edit form on a document library using SharePoint Designer. When I highlight the text and then right click on the style ...
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Why is my workflow failing to send an email to a specific person?

My workflow looks for the name in a people picker field and then emails that person. It works for every name I put in the field except for 1 person (that I have seen so far). Does anyone have any idea ...
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SharePoint Designer Workflow for writing Site name to a list Column

I have a site structure to organize project sites on SharePoint Online. Site Collection = Business unit (Eg. "Europe") -- Site = Country (Eg. "Norway") -- Subsite = Project name On ...
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Add “Link Column” in SharePoint Promoted List

I had created promoted list with name departments and added few tiles (Hr, marketing, Management..etc ) in it. Each department is having 3 SharePoint portals. And I would like to add more then 1 ...
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Newly created site columns are no reflecting in Email these users' SPGroup in SP D Workflow Action

I have created a approval process workflow using SP D 2010. Added an Action in the SP D 2010 Email these users --> A pop up window appears and here, I am trying to add a newly created people/group ...
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Remove line spacing from 'Full details' in workflow email

I have a workflow in SP 2010 that I use to send an email whenever an item is added. I've included the 'Full details' in the body of the email, however when the email arrives it has massive spacing in ...
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How to create list item in an external list using SharePoint workflow?

Environment: SharePoint 2013 SP1 I have an External List displaying data exposed through a WCF service. Creating, Reading, Updating and Deleting (CRUD) items in the external list works fine in the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 designer workflow error 401

I have created a designer workflow in SharePoint 2013 and i have published the workflow as a non system account (as required).But when i check the status of the workflow it say internal status ...
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need to click submit/publish button on ribbon via HTML button

I have one HTML button to to submit on one custom page layout. I want to to submit or publish this page on this HTML button click. I tried with binding it with ribbon button onclick using jquery. But ...
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design a form in sharepoint designer 2013

What is the current way to create and design a form in SharePoint Designer 2013? I have a list and there is the form for a new item start.aspx#/Lists/Listname/NewForm.aspx. In SharePoint Designer I ...
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Created Content types are not showing in List workflow

I created a content types. I included that content types in a specific document library. Now i need to generate a document in that doc library based on the choosen content type, through workflow. When ...
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How to use XSLT in sharepoint

I am new to XSLT coding in SharePoint, but I know that we can use XSLT coding to create a list view with more sty-lings. I have a list named "detailsOfEmployee" with columns title, name, Id, ...
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Stuck on creating a workflow that involves 3 sets of groups ( in a series ) with some gotchas

Scenario: It would had been simpler for me to have done this in InfoPath but 1) I had made customized forms for them and 2) they want to not use InfoPath. The Twist: I tried to use the OOTB ...
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Is it possible to pre configure a summary link webpart in a custom page layout with several links?

I created a custom page layout with SharePoint Designer for use as a new default or welcome page in a publishing site. The page layout should contain a summary link web part that is pre configured ...
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SharePoint 2013 error with external list connecting to LobSystem

I created the ECT with a Custom Impersonated ID so it is connecting to the SQL Database with a specific ID and PW for the SQL DB not through windows Authentication. I created the External list ...
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SharePoint Designer encountered an error during setup

I'm trying to install Sharepoint Designer 2010, 32bit. The installation gets all the way to the end and then says "Microsoft SharePointDesigner encountered an error during setup. The file ...
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SharePoint 2013 Workflow create Folder (Problem with name / title)

I've got actually the same problem like in that post: Item name / title when creating a folder But I wanna fix it without a code solution. Is there any chance to fix it with one SP 2013 Workflow? The ...
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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 to update a list item when a form action button is clicked.and is set to commit in SP 2010?

I have a form with additional form action buttons along with the default save and cancel. One is a reject button and the other is "bypass". I have the aforementioned "bypass" to "commit"and "redirect" ...
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Help with SPCascadeDropdowns cascading lookup column

I have this jquery added to my editform.aspx in SharePoint. I want the childcolumn to also have unique values, although it may contain duplicates example below. Example. When I select mycountry, I ...
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How to return list item ID using SPD Custom Workflow

I am trying to change the body of the email which is generated by a custom SP2010 workflow. I'm using SPD2013 and I am able to get as far as the String Builder which contains the body text of the ...
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Sharepoint 2010 designer to visual studio web part issues

I added a web part site page to a basic team site. I then added a couple of filter webparts and a list view webpart to the page. I made some connections in designer and then copied all of the designer ...
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Quiz or exam on Sharepoint

Is there any ay to create/add a quiz on sharepoint 2010 just using MS Sharepoint designer and infopath? Thank you.
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List Item should be non-editable once created by the user

I have a list and have contributor access to it. I want when an I create an item into it after that it should not be allowed to edit.
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How to create auto complete Textbox like Google search Textbox in Infopath, SharePoint 2013?

I have list of staff in database and it has more than 1000 records I created a Dropdown in Infopath but searching a record through Dropdown from more than 1000 record is very time consuming. what I ...
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How to Create a Edit Item Button in a web part

I was recently tasked with creating a Edit List Item Link button in a WebPart for a SharePoint List. The button will act identical to the Edit Item button on the UIRibbon, but needs placed above the ...
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How to remove Title column in SharePoint 2013 List?

I want to remove "Title" column created by default in SharePoint 2013 List. I googled many times.But I got only solutions for SharePoint 2010 version only.Those Solution is not working for this latest ...
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Sharepoint Designer Approval tasks assigned to old domain account

We recently migrated from Windows domain A, to Windows domain B. In our SharePoint Designer Workflow, we try to assign an approval task to a user which we lookup from another list, this user is the ...
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Error when trying to view Previous Version of a File in SharePoint

Whenever I try and access a file's version history in SharePoint Designer (2013 in this case), I get the following error: Versions cannot be accessed at this time server is busy This is a ...
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Color code item row based on column value in SharePoint Foundation 2013

I have a custom list which contains a field called Status. In the AllItems view, I would like to color code each line item based on the value of Status. Is this possible to do withing SharePoint ...
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Duplicating a content type form in SP Designer

When i create a new form in SP Designer i am given the option to select the content type to use. My assumption is that when you select the content type that it will use that as the parent to create ...