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seattle (master page) css is overridden after I linked another stylesheet to it

i wanted to edit my seattle master page and add a custom header to it... and this header has its own stylesheet so I linked it in the head tag in addition to the css files that already exist there ...
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How to add field in form with that shows values from another list?

I have 2 lists Candidates Positions In Positions, I create a position, and assign it a candidate and then a status (New, Rejected, Approved, etc). This part is all good. The challenge I have now ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 - “Unable to load workflow actions from the server…”

I have a few custom workflows created by another developer on my dev sharepoint farm. We recently realized that you can apparently not just migrate these things with the rest of the content in a ...
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Xsl Date Difference Calculation

I have a requirement to calculate the difference between the current day and due day . I used the below formula and i was able to get the date difference . <xsl:value-of ...
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List in Sharepoint Preview Pane View, how do i get the item to be filled with the 1st item by default?

The Sharepoint Preview pane works ok, and will fill the information in when I hover over the first item on the left. But I want the first item information to be filled in when I load the page, can ...
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Inserting code that submits data to external site not working

I am working on a setting up a text box that submits a 6 digit code to Logmein123 for our help desk from our SharePoint site. I embedded the code from the SharePoint site, on testing it works, but ...
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How to get Combinational Charts i.e, Line and Bar graph in SharePoint 2013 using Dashboard Designer

Looking for a solution regarding the Combinational chart in SharePoint 2013 using Dashboard Designer. Is it possible to have Combinational chart in the same, if yes please provide the solution. ...
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Register Workflow manager to sharepoint

Want to do the opposite operation to this : Register-SPWorkflowService -SPSite http:// my_site_name -WorkflowHostUri http://host_name :12291 -AllowOAuthHttp Because I have an error message : ...
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User permission Problem for workflows in wss-3.0

Im running wss-3.0 on a Windows Server 2003 machine. The User Accounts are AD based. I made a Calendar List with 3 different Permission Groups. Users that can only read the list Users that can add ...
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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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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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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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I want a literal 'Read/view Only' library - no save, download or print functionality

I have a number of documents that I want to be literally 'Read Only' in a Library (ideally view in the browser). This means that I want to disable the 'Save As', download and print functionality to ...
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Overriding default field values with user profile properties

I'm new to SharePoint development, specifically O365, and had what I thought was a fairly simple need - default a field to the user's department, and make the field read only. Turns out that was ...
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Conditional formatting lookup column

I am attempting to do conditional formatting in a list view in SharePoint Designer. In this list I have a list that contains a lookup column, and other columns derived from the list of that lookup ...
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Workflow 2013 still not available in SharePoint Designer 2013

I have already followed all of the steps to configure workflow manager in my SharePoint server, but it is still not showing in SharePoint Designer. Here are the steps I followed: ...
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Blank lines getting added to my master page?

I am using SPD 2013 to edit a custom master page for Sharepoint 2013. I have a publishing site setup in a dev environment for my testing. Everytime I edit and save my master file, it adds literally ...
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Populate edit list item form using visual studio visual webpart

I want to customize list edit form(customedit.aspx) and want to design the list fields in Visual Studio - Visual WebPart and I will insert that WebPart in customized edit form(customedit.aspx). So, ...
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Export entire folder using SharePoint Designer?

I have a folder that contains many html, js, css and image files. I want to export the folder as a zip or in any possible way as long as it's in a bulk. Right now, the only option that I know of is to ...
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Start Workflow if the document type is .docx

1) Start workflow if the document type is .docx I have a workflow for document library where custom workflow action is there. I want to run this workflow action only when the added document type is ...
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Sharepoint 2010 custom workflow action

I created a custom workflow action using visual studio and created a list workflow with the custom action. When i start the workflow its running till the custom action and the workflow gives error ...
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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 lookup column that has versioning enabled in SharePoint Designer

I have a custom list "Requests" which is used to capture user requests. There is a column "Comments" which I have enabled versioning to capture conversation exchange between the user and request ...
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How to add asp assembly references in master page associated with html file?

I have created through Design Manager using html file. .html file is associated with .master file. Whatever changes I do in html are getting reflected in .master file. I want to make following ...
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after updating February CU for SharePoint Server 2010 (KB 2597150) Workflow Issues

After installing February CU for SharePoint Server 2010 (KB 2597150), - I changed UserDefinedWorkflowMaximumComplexity to 10000 as I had 7 approval process in my SPD workflow. Now when the workflow ...
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What is this “1;#” for when get column as string in workflow?

I have a list ClientList which includes some companies info. Now, I create an approval workflow on a library which has a column 'Client'. At the end of workflow, I need to lookup the client column in ...
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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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Modify Default.aspx start page, insert three webpartzones instead one

My Default.aspx in edit mode looks like this: Is it possible to insert another two webpartzones in "Top" zone? Ideally I'd want to make this design(becouse I have webparts with such width): Is ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Workflow: Survey creates new list item

Can sharepoint designer create a new list item when a new survey response is finished? Trying to Create New Survey response which will kick off a workflow to create a new item in another custom list ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2010 Task Workflow handling Out of Office replies

Environment: Sharepoint 2010, Sharepoint Designer 2010, Outlook 2010 with Exchange 2010. I have an Approval workflow and so far it works properly. It is handling the way I wanted it to work. There ...
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Reading data from SharePoint list and show it on web part using ID

I have a SharePoint list Called Leave Request.I would like to read 6 values from there and show it on a custom web part.The custom web part will display the output on labels.I want to use id to ...
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Removing prewritten fields in new calendar events

I mainly want to remove the ''location'' field in my calendar but it seems to be locked somehow. I need a way to remove or hide it. From what i have found all the web and designer allows me to do is ...
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Editing Appearance of Lookup Field in SP Workflow Email

I have a workflow that sends an email when a new item is added to a list. The email includes the creator of the new item, which uses a lookup value. CurrentItem-CreatedBy-String = [%Current ...
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Prevent overlapping events in Sharepoint calendar list

I have created one calendar list for a meeting room in SharePoint 2013. How can I warn the user for double booking and overlapping events without using C# code?
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Color Coding with different shapes

I am trying to get the formula for color coding for different design. Currently I have all the color with one shape that is Oval. What should I change on the formula to identify the following. On ...
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Publishing workflow fails

Does anyone know what's the problem with a workflow (or sharepoint itself) if I cannot publish a workflow. If I check for errors I get a message that no errors are found and saving the workflow works. ...
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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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Is it possible to update multiple list items with a workflow?

I have a list which contains a value that I would like copied to all items in another list that share the same "Owner" field. This works with the Update List Item action if I set it to match ...
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Images in Designer Email

I have a simple requirement to add an image in Designer Email. Which i added by editing the body of email in Designer. But my problem is that the our sharepoint is not internet hosted and works under ...
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Sharepoint; inheritance, full control problem

I'd like to give full control permission to one of my users to a subsite. I know that all subsites inheriting permissions default by its parent site. However, I already changed many subsites' ...
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Filter on date linked data source

I have created a data view web part using a linked data source which has some 20 lists. I want to filter this to show items created in last 365 days. As it is a linked data source, it can not be done ...
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How To disabled followed up link?

currently having Conversation Web Part,on that webpart , we need to make the "Follow Up" option from the ellipsis a disabled link.The client does not want employees to be able to get here. ...
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Connect to MySQL using Sharepoint designer 2013 error

I've installed ODBC MySQL driver 3.51, added a data source called dsAvize -that works (it shows me the tables inside the database), and then I try to connect to mysql using Sharepoint Designer 2013. ...
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Sharepoint 2010 subsite permissions

I'm new az the SP Designer "business"... Which are those subsites, where the permissions are not automatically inherited??
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How to assoicate a SP2010 SPD workflow to a list

I need to copy a SPD workflow from Test to Production environment. I connect to two site using two SPD window and then C&P the workflow over. It seems most of the workflow content is moved ...
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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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Automatically Import Excel Data to SharePoint List

This question has been asked before but I haven't found an answer that works for me and my limitations. I have an excel spreadsheet that is currently being used to input data with 20+ records each ...
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SharePoint Designer - Pause until

I want to accomplish this using SharePoint Designer and OOTB features. Requirement : List with details - employee name , start date , end date. 30 days prior to end date send an email , 15 days prior ...
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HTML/CSS Website conversion to Sharepoint

This is my first time ever working with SharePoint I have developed websites before PHP/Ruby but I have never worked with this before. I have SP Designer installed but I'm really clueless how to get ...