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SharePoint workflow list item permission

I'm working on a 2010 workflow that runs when an item is created and should grant a user read/edit access to that specific list item. The list admins will have full control but the users will have ...
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Can I have text layout page for my enterprise wiki site collection home page, instead of the default page layout

I know that inside my enterprise wiki site collection I have a wiki page layout instead of text layout. My question is, can I get a text layout page from my enterprise wiki home page? Currently ...
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“Start a task process” do not create tasks for all the users given in the recipient feild (SharePoint workflow 2013)

I have a problem that I want to discuss here and hopefully I will get some answers. I have recently created a workflow for a custom list (SharePoint online) in SharePoint Dsigner 2013. In workflow, ...
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Site home page completely messed up?

I was trying to add dropdown for top menu bar in sharepoint 2013 site. Open site in SPD 2013 and followed instructions as said in below url. ...
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Send attendee a reminder email - workflow

SP & SP Designer 2013, no Visio 2013, I have Visio 2010 When I create a calendar event I just want an email reminder to be sent to the Attendee(s). Don't know why this isn't an OOB function. ...
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Custom link Site Action Menu SharePoint 2013 from SharePoint Designer

It is possible to add custom links to the site actions (gear menu) in SharePoint 2013 from SharePoint Designer? I've found some solutions that use features and elements but i'm not looking those ...
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Unable to see Sort options for some columns among list of columns of a List

I want the Sort option to be enabled for all the columns in a list. But i cannot see the ribbon(which gives sort ascending/descending option) beside some columns. Any idea why this is happening? ...
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Automatically send email notification to assigned people and specific people when field changes?

I am using the issue tracking template to track tasks. When new items are created or changed, an email notification with a summary of the entire item is sent to all people are assigned to the form. ...
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how to connect infoPath form with SQL server in SharePoint 2013?

i have an BCS/external content type in SPD connected to my InfoPath form. I want to insert the data to the SQL table. Therefore, I just the following rules: R1) Query using a data connection: Main ...
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Sharepoint 2013 issue when trying to edit infopath form

I have an external database in SharePoint, when I try to edit. It outputs the following error message: "The current operation requires Business Connectivity Services client components. Install ...
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How to attach a workflow to a list, and how to email the assigned person?

I am quite new with Sharepoint so please forgive me any errors in my understanding of how it works. I need to create a Sharepoint site that coordinates the creation of various reports across ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 : Sending email to multiple users

I have 2 lists Requests & Domain Leaders and once the request item changed automatic notification send to all domain leaders based on his domain Request : Title : Domain R1 : EMEA ...
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How to create Employee Attendance List / Report using SharePoint 2013

I want to create company employee attendance sheet using SharePoint OOTB web part or List. Can any one please provide some good example or link which I can refer please. Thanks
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Get current logged in user and display it on the Site as “Hello (Username)”

I am using SharePoint 2013 Online and I'm looking for some JavaScript and html to display the current logged in user on the site like for example: Hello (Username) If anyone could help or just ...
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How to change Alternate CSS URL without ChangeSiteMasterPage.aspx

At the moment the default page for defining an alternate CSS file (/_layouts/ChangeSiteMasterPage.aspx) is giving me an unexpected error. That got me wondering, can I set this URL using some other ...
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Form_URN and Current Item URL - both do not work when used in a Task email notification to provide a clickable link

I found in a few threads that I could use Form_URN in my email notifications that a task was over due, but this does not work for me. I have tried in several different workflows, so I know it isn't ...
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custom SPD workflow not working after server restart -'Failed on Start (retrying) '

MOSS 2007 WSS 3.0 Have an Infopath form library with custom SPD workflow which worked beautifully until the server was restarted.I can create basic workflows against this form library that will send ...
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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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Open SharePoint app in SharePoint Designer

I'm developing a SharePoint Hosted app and want to access its contents from SharePoint Designer so I can edit the pages and javascript files without having to deploy the app for every change I made to ...
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Hiding 'Browse' and 'Page' based on the permissions in sharepoint 2013

I am using sharepoint 2013. I want to hide 'Browse' and 'Page' options based on permissions. I tried with css, but it hides for all users.
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How to reset the homepage of my site in Sharepoint Design?

Well, I'm beginner with Sharepoint so I do not know how to reset my site to it's initial status without web parts i.e. the default state.
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Cannot resolve Activity

I'm unable to publish a workflow in Sharepoint Designer 2013, errors are found when compiling the workflow. The workflow files were saved but cannot be run. I even tried to delete SPD Cache folder, ...
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Forms Library workflow error — Could not publish the workflow because the workflow configuration file contains errors

Previously I've been able to edit workflows without any problem on our Sharepoint 2010, using Sharepoint Designer. when i try to publish it , have encounter message, that i have not enough right to ...
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sharepoint 2013 absolute encoded url is wrong

In my first sharepoint 2013 workflow, I am sending an email message to the user that submitted the request to let them know it was received. The message that that is entered into the text of the ...
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Set library view as welcome page

On 'Site settings' -> 'Welcome page' when I enter /My Site/Shared Documents/Forms/AllItems.aspx and click OK I get the following error: You can not set the Welcome Page for this site to a URL in ...
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SPD Workflow failed on start (retrying) - content approval

I have a document library with checkin/Check out and Content approval enabled. I have written SPD 2013 workflow against it. So that designated users will receive and email when document is uploaded ...
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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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How to display SharePoint 2013 request in a mail with Open task option

I am trying to implement a SharePoint application where user's request can be displayed in a mail and the open task open can be seen in the same outlook mail. I have been able to display the request ...
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How do I use a custom XSL style sheet with a Content Query Web Part without SharePoint Designer?

I'm trying to present data from a list in a more beautiful fashion using a Content Query Web Part and an XSL style sheet. I found some instructions on this page, which seem pretty simple, but they ...
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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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Workflow doesn't create tasks anymore

I created a custom workflow via copy&modify of the OOB feedback workflow in SharePoint Designer 2010. When the workflow is started there are usually tasks created for every participant of the ...
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Document preview cannot display whole window in webpart SharePoint 2013

I add a library webpart to home page in SharePoint 2013, and then I change the webpart size (width:500px). When I click three points to display document preview, the new window cannot display ...
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How to configure workflow

This may be very simple but I am very very new to SharePoint and I am trying to create workflows for a change management process. Can someone tell me how to configure a workflow to: Assign a task to ...
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How do I enable Ratings and Likes for blogs SharePoint Online

Is there a way to add both Ratings and Likes in SharePoint Online Blogs? As of now, the settings page only provides to choose either.
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SharePoint Rich Text Editor Control Using Javascript

I have to create sharepoint rich text editor control using javascript. How can I create? At the run time it will be decided how many control I have to display because of that I can not use static ...
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(Cascading Dropdown) Not able to edit newform.aspx in sharepoint designer 2010

I tried this link but in step 5, I am not able to edit the newform.aspx.I am not able to add the spservices code there, it seems like the codes there can not be edited.
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Deploy a sharepoint designer workflow to prod

I got already my sp workflow running on dev, is there anyway to export it to wsp and import it and install it with powershell? I dont have sharepoint designer on productions. thx
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How to pass a default value to a Workflow Collect task?

Details: SharePoint 2010 Enterprise SharePoint Designer Building workflows in SP Designer My problem: I have a workflow which needs to collect some data from a user - lets say "Account Number" - ...
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Setting up approval workflow in sharepoint designer 2007

I am trying to setup Approval workflow in sharepoint designer 2007: User creates a new list item Should trigger an email and assign the task to manager Manager reviews the item an clicks on ...
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How to work with the Content Query Web Part (CQWP) & XSLT

I have been using SharePoint for a few years now, but limit of my skills include anything I can do in the browser and some stuff using Designer (Branding, Workflows). I know how to use the CQWP to ...
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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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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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SharePoint 2010 Approval Work Flow Form - Link to Attachment

I have created a custom approval workflow that works as expected. However I am trying to add a link on the approval form to any attachments that were assigned during the creation of the list item. ...
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How do I get each person from a multiple choice column?

So, the question does a poor job of outlining the problem. I've got one list where my clients track their projects; let's call it Projects. In it, they make a selection on a multiple choice column ...
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Approve tasks not assigned to me

I have created a 3-tier Approval workflow by sharepoint designer 2010 action "Start Approval Process" for a Service Request List. The three approvers can be assumed as team lead, project manager, ...
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Why is my SPD 2010 workflow running twice?

I've got a support case for a client, and they have a super simple workflow on a list. It simply sends an email to a user from a person field, whenever an item is added to the list. The client ...
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Dictionary action in SharePoint designer 2013

I have two lists 1) List Message where the workflow is deployed 2) List B Alert details. It has a multiline column which has is longer than 255. The column contains text that needs to be replaced ...
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Favicon not being displayed

I have pasted the following code in the v4 master page <SharePoint:SPShortcutIcon runat="server"IconUrl="https://kpitc.sharepoint.com/sites/Marketing-Portal/SiteAssets/favicon.ico"/> but ...
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Html in Snippet not showing

I've created some Rollup Details site columns and include them in the page layout. Then i found them in the snippet gallery and copy them into the Edit Mode Panel. Exactly like how it's been done to ...
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How to give full permissions (such as permission to give other employers) to site manager in sharepoint 2013?

For example, the HR head department DOES NOT wants to give permission to a ECT (external content type) table view. However, the HR head just wants to give permission to submit data from a form ...