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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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inserting an xsltListView Webpart generates xslt transform failed error

I have a SharePoint 2010 site that employees use to upload photos into and then other employees rate the photos. The site has been operational for over a year. Something happened to the view on my ...
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Is it possible to prevent SharePoint 2010 from creating a folder structure when users upload files?

I have a wiki library with pages and a document library which I've configured to be an assets library. How do I prevent sharepoint from creating a directory structure for file uploads? The wiki pages ...
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Sharepoint site using corev4 AND custom CSS File?

I'm using a custom Masterpage which references a custom CSS File in the header like so: <Sharepoint:CssRegistration Name="CUSTOM/Custom.css" runat="server"/> My custom CSS file is simply a ...
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Can I use SharePoint Designer 2013 to edit SharePoint 2010 sites?

Can I use SharePoint Designer 2013 to edit SharePoint 2010 sites? Couldn't find this info in the web.
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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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Sharepoint beginner

I'm a Sharepoint beginner, just getting into it. Please suggest me some best way to learn sharepoint and best books available in the market. We are using SharePoint 2013.
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How can I change the default browser loaded from SharePoint Designer 2010?

If I am in SharePoint Designer 2010 and select an item in a folder, and press F12, IE automatically pops up. I would like it to be Chrome. How can I adjust this setting in SharePoint? Thanks!
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how to have a list like this

i would like a list that has one more column with a hyper link "details" inside of it. when i click that link for each list item, it should take me to a new item view. if this is the first visit then ...
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Changed to V4 masterpage not reverted previous style

I have a publishing site and copied the v4 masterpage then changed the style to hide the quicklaunch bar in v4 copy masterpage. When I reverted the masterpage to v4 masterpage, the page is not ...
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Publishing in Sharepoint 2010

My question is concerning publishing a SharePoint master page. The SharePoint documents that I work on are under source control and therefore have to be "checked out". Whenever I "check in" a ...
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Users not assigned for a task in “Collect User Data” action in SP2010 can complete the assignee's task

This has been bugging me for weeks wherein the task assigned to a specific user which was issued by a workflow through the action "Collect User Data from a user" in SPD2010 can just be completed by ...
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I keep getting “Revert to template” whenever I set a custom masterpage for one particular page

I made 2 master pages. One named "reg_page.master" for all the regular pages, still containing the Quick Launch, and another one named "home_page.master" for the homepage only. The homepage has an ...
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Anonymous access issue in SharePoint 2010

I set an anonymous access to home page in sharepoint 2010. but when i open page like 'http://servername/Sitepages/homepage.aspx' , i working but when i open http://servername/ , its not ...
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Sharepoint 2010 List Settings

I am Using a List in which i created Approval Required Column as Choice(Drop Down) with values Yes or No. Also i have a People Picker Column. The objective is the people picker must be disabled or ...
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Is the workflow attached to the list when saved as a template?

Is the workflow attached to the list when saved as a template also copied? If yes then why is it I cannot see the workflow in SPD when i tried creating a new list based on the list template. What im ...
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External Sharepoint Access

We have a sharepoint site that is used by our internal staff. Now some of our outside clients want to have access to sharepoint site so they can collaborate with the group. I don’t want to give them ...
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How can i check Today is Equal to DayName in SharePoint Designer Workflow with out any customCode

I have a workflow, it will run on weekly basis, i have to check Today is equal to some DayName. then i hav to send an email. How can i check Today is Equal to DayName, here DayName is String.
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SharePoint 2013 workflow task gets canceled

I have installed and configured sSharePoint 2013 workflow manager according to the instructions on msdn. When i create a simple workflow in SharePOint designer, just one task, the task gets canceled ...
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Straightforward Approach To Creating Form?

Standard "out of the box" SharePoint forms aren't very aesthetically pleasing and quite clunky in form. I know that SharePoint designer lets you create custom forms/pages using Asp/aspx. Is there a ...
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SPD Workflow to find item by “title - XXX”

Upon creation of an item in my calendar list, a task is created for some users. The title given to this task is the title of the calendar event plus a three letter company ID. Eg. "ABC Task". When ...
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Display (Title-Start Time-End Time) in SharePoint 2010 Calendar Month View

Currently in SharePoint 2010 month view calendar, Start Time is shown by default followed by Title. Can any one please let me how to display (Title-Start Time-End Time) in a month view and I don't ...
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How to add values from a multi-valued field from a list using SPD's Update an Item Action

I have a workflow that automatically updates the value of a multi-valued field in an item. This workflow is working as expected. BUT, when that field/column of an item has a value already, the current ...
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Can a workflow created in Sharepoint Designer be imported into Sharepoint

Is it possible to create a workflow in SharePoint designer and then import it into a SharePoint site? Does the workflow need to be a resusable workflow? Thanks Stephen
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Workflow - send email on single field change?

My question is similar to this post. I just want my workflow to send an email when the "project lead" field changes. I currently have a workflow that fires once when the item is created, simply ...
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How do I have a workflow update/set a field in the current list?

The situation is as follows: I have a library of documents. Each document has a metadata column representing the status of this document with possible choices derived from a look-up column in ...
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Open a modal from a link in wiki-site: Sharepoint removes javascript

so I tried to add a little horizontal menu to a wiki-site and wanted one of the links to open in a modal Dialog (a contact form). Every time I try to add it about the UI, sharepoint removes the link. ...
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how can i have only navigation in my left column

all i want is a navigation on my left column: home search ... so whatever template i choose for new website, it always shows this Libraries, Site Pages, Lists, and etc... how can i create that ...
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Reformatting the Choice Field to be more user friendly

This is an odd one, so I appreciate any help with this. We have a choice field, Work Status, on a list used for project tracking. Over the course of requirements creep (out of my control!), the ...
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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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Change page to use minimal.master?

I'm using SharePoint Designer 2010. I edit mypage.aspx and change the first line from MasterPageFile="~masterurl/default.master" to MasterPageFile="~masterurl/minimal.master" to use a different master ...
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SharePoint 2010 Meeting Menu

I have a question about a SharePoint meeting menu. In our office I should replicate a SharePoint 2010 site without accessing it with SharePoint Designer. The site is here for coordinating meetings. ...
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sharepoint list view conditional formatting

I'm trying to set a conditional formatting for my custom list data row, it works fine for background color but not for foreground color, when I inspect the element in chrome browser, I found it apply ...
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Display Calculated column in List NewForm

How to display Calculated column in SharePoint List NewForm.aspx?
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SharePoint DateTime field as Read-Only

How to make SharePoint DateTime field as Read only in NewForm.aspx? I'm using the below script to make DateTimeColumn as read only. It's working fine in firefox & not in IE9. Calendar icon ...
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SharePoint DateTime format as DD-MMM-YYYY in List NewForm

How to bring the DateTime format as DD-MMM-YYYY in SharePoint list NewForm.aspx?
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Change size of Multilookup field

I have a multi lookup just like this image, with 2 listboxes and Add and Remove buttons: ...
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Joined dataview list count based on filter - sharepoint 2010

I have a DataView Webpart that displays a set of list items (articles). In each item(article) being displayed, I want to show a counter of items from another list that are linked to the unique ID of ...
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Error while form opening if it is created from SharePoint Designer

I got stuck! :P My goal: New form in source library ====> New form in target library [both web-browser enabled, following Infopath templates] Using "create list item" action within a workflow ...
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how to check for a available count rendering the total count from another list

I am creating a library kinda application in SharePoint2010 and i am truck up with a scenario. I have a List A,where the book names and their details are updated with the availability(Total no. Of ...
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Created by and Modified By not visible to users in DVWP

I have an issue in SharePoint with a specific list displayed via the DataFormWebPart. The issue is that Created By, Modified By and a custom site column (Person or Group) called DMS Owner (internal ...
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Best Place To Edit a SharePoint 2007 Master Page

I just want to preface this question with the fact that I am quite new to SharePoint administration and, up until now, it has only been in SharePoint 2010. I have just discovered that one of the sites ...
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List Id Changes

I am trying to find out the id for my list SPSiteDataQuery query = new SPSiteDataQuery(); query.Lists = "<Lists><List ...
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Custom list forms not appearing

I have two lists, A and B. I created A and then used Designer to create a custom New and Edit forms and everything works fine. I recently created list B, created custom new and edit forms but they ...
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TryGetList Multiple List how to?

protected void Repeater1_ItemDataBound(object sender, RepeaterItemEventArgs e) { SPWeb web = SPContext.Current.Web; SPSiteDataQuery query = new SPSiteDataQuery(); query.Lists = ...
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Setting a default InfoPath form for each view within a single master list

I'm not very advanced with code, so please keep that in mind. I have a central master list that contains information from a number of organizations within my company. We've then set a view for each ...
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Associated workflow links to wrong destination workflow

In a site with a number of lists and workflows, lets focus on two, which I'm viewing in SharePoint Designer List-A > Workflow-A and List-B > Workflow-B The problem: When I go to view List-B ...
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Ways of implementing “Change Requests” behaviour in SPD 2013 workflow

I am implementing SPD 2013 workflow and have to add possibility to change requests in every task. In SPD2010 WFs we could set the Change Requests button and it created all the behaviour behind the ...
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Old attachment disappears new one shows up [duplicate]

private List<string> arrayList = new List<string>(); protected void Repeater1_ItemDataBound(object sender, RepeaterItemEventArgs e) { { SPWeb web = ...
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Edit and Save in advanced mode, with no changes, results in error

I have a custom edit form - a ".aspx" page - which I want to make changes to. Since the existing one is being used, we make a copy of that one and edit it off to the side, until it has been verified. ...