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setting current date time in sharepoint form field (newform.aspx) sharepoint 2010

I am working on customizing the sharepoint list form (newform.aspx). So soon as the user opens the new form I want the Odate coloumn (date and time) to be filled automatically with the current date ...
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Workflow and Associated Task Form Names

I have question regarding the InfoPath Forms that autogenerated by the Workflow Tasks. I was wondering if it is possible to give these forms more meaingful names. The current problem example: If I ...
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In a DVWP my Multilookup column is not returning IDs, only column values

I've added a DVWP to a page. The DVWP shows data from a list with a multi value lookup column. The value returned for this column is in the form: value1;value2;value3. Now I want to render this ...
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Content Type dropdown in a custom list edit form

I have two content types created A and B. I have a list definition where I placed those content types. Using SPD 2010, I created a custom list edit form and as you know, SPD 2010 will ask you to bind ...
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Client object model in sharepoint list form

Is it possible to use client object model in list forms(editform.aspx,newform.aspx) using sharepoint designer, if yes howto?
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Editing library doc filenames in SharePoint Designer?

In order to upload a PDF as the next version of a document that had been a PPTX file and keep versioning intact, I wanted to implement the answer from this question: Can I change the file extension of ...
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Approval WorkFlows and User Profile Syncrhonization condition

I am new to WorkFlows and learning ..I was just reading some blogs about how to create workflows and use find manager option but surprised to see that it requires "User Profile Synchronization" ...
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List 'add new item' link at top of list

The 'add new item' link which is always located at the end of the list. Is there a way that we can add a similar link at the top of the list?
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“On Item Created” SharePoint Designer Workflow doesnt start when creating list items via Code Activity in Visual Studio Workflow

Any help on what authentication settings are required on the application pools for the below simplified scenario: My List item has two fields. "Title" and "Flag" I create a new List Item with the ...
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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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External XML web services, not valid?

I'm trying to connect data from Exchange 2010 to a SharePoint site through SharePoint designer, using the ASMX web services Exchange 2010 exposed as a Web Service data source. I've already verified ...
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How can i join 2 sharepoint 2010 list

When using SP 2007 and needed to do a join i just write the tables to a sql table and then use sql to join the tables. What i really need to do is quite simple. I have a master list and another list ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 Doesn't Work

I can't open my site with SharePoint Designer 2010. I get the well known message: The Web server at "http://tfs" does not appear to have Microsoft SharePoint Foundation installed. I've spent a ...
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Redirect On Finish Button On WSS Survey

I am trying to redirect to another page when a user finishes a Survey in WSS. I tried to redirect using JS in the PreSaveAction() function but that did not work. Any ideas?
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Reading values of AverageRating & Number of Ratings in code behind of application page in sharepoint 2010

I'm working on rating feature for our SharePoint application. I have a custom list something like below: ex. UserId -- Title -- JobId -- Rating(0-5) -- Number of Ratings UserId & JobId together ...
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How do I start a workflow automatically when a Contributor attempts to delete an item?

Contributors have the Delete privilege. In libraries and lists with Content Approval switched on, our policy is: Contributors may not delete draft items submitted by other users. Contributors may ...
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Copying code over in Sharepoint Designer 2010 and changing it, deletes code from the original file, how can I fix this

Suppose I have two files, A, and B respectively. Everytime I copy xsl code from file A to B and modify the code in B and save it. The code in A gets removed (all except for the WebPartZone tags and a ...
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How to merge InfoPath forms? [closed]

I have a set of forms having some information in repeating table... I need to merge these forms and view it in a single page... Is it possible?
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How to setup TFS 2010 portal to be accessed from outside

I have TFS 2010 integrated with SharePoint 2010 web application on port 80, I created team project and now i cant access it from outside at all. Details: -I have a port forward which forward port ...
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IM Presence Icons not appearing in SOME master pages - IE9

I have updated my master pages to use some HTML5 and CSS3 elements. I therefore changed the to use HTML5, and altered the X-UA-COMPATIBLE to work in "IE=9;IE=Edge;" mode (instead of IE8). I did not ...
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How would you build a media equipment tracking system in sharepoint?

Currently I have a standard List application built in share point that we add, and update the list items when someone signs out and returns a piece of media equipment. I am looking to improve this ...
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Data Form Web Part - List does not exist when using site collection root list as data source

I'm having a strange issue with DFWP when I try to display content from site collection root. Site/subsite structure of the site collection is like this: ROOT --> LEVEL 1 --> LEVEL 2 On my LEVEL 2 ...
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Workflow column in a webpart on the home page issue

I have build a workflow using SharePoint Designer and attached it to a document library. The workflow itself is working with no problem. In the library, if I add the workflow column to the view, I ...
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How can I have attachment open up in a new window

I have enabled attachment in my custom webpart like below. <xsl:element name="SharePoint:AttachmentsField"> <xsl:attribute name="runat">server</xsl:attribute> ...
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Cannot add WebPart to master page using SP Designer

I've built a WebPart for a SharePoint 2010 site. I need to add it to one of its master pages (using SharePoint Designer), and when I select it from the WebParts menu I click it but I don't see it ...
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Why does SharePoint always prompt me to download SharePoint Designer when I already have it installed?

For example, if I click Edit page -> Edit in SharePoint Designer from within my SharePoint site, I'm always presented with a dialog prompting me to download Designer. I already have Designer ...
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Title in Editform.aspx in sharepoint list 2010

I open a newform.aspx,to add new item. At the very top I would see the name of the list view-new form in my case, Clients-New Form. But when I open a item to edit, it shows the name of the list view ...
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Adding Controls to a Bing Map Webpart for SP 2010

I am using this WebPart to display Bing Maps, I did lots of research to find out, how can I put controls on it as one shown in picture in link but didn;t find any hint except AJAX might help, can ...
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Unable to display this Web Part. BCS SP2010

I am trying to get data form SqlServer2008 in SP2010 with the hep of BCS. I have created External List Successfully,but when I go to my Site I get following error: Unable to display this Web Part. To ...
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Dataview Web Part only works when pulling 110 lines or less of SQL

I recently started playing with the data view web part in SharePoint Designer. I've added a new data source and added a custom query. Unfortunately my queries appear to be limited to returning 110 ...
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SharePoint site

I have a question about a project we are planning to develop. I will start by describing the project and later I will expose the possible approaches I see to tackle this task. I hope you can give me ...
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Unable to get custom workflow condition to work

I am trying to create a custom workflow condition following the official msdn documentation found here. I think I did everything correct (obviously not) and the following error is displayed within ...
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How to get TD cell values using jquery from a Data Webpart

I would like to get the text from the first and second TD which has the class user and id <tr class="rowid"> <td class="user">A</td> <td class="id">B</td> ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 email

I have an InfoPath form where I used SharePoint Designer 2010 to send an email to a group. Once a particular user submits the form then an email should be triggered to a group along with the active ...
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How can I use a custom field on a SharePoint List edit form?

I have a list on a SharePoint site. When I open that list in InfoPath, I see the fields to the right. When I load the edit form, store a value and run a rule based on that stored value. I will have ...
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sharepoint document library view to show actual images uploaded

Scenario : Sharepoint 2010 document library. Users click on 'add new document' and upload a picture (They always upload pictures or images only). The default view shows the 'Type' and the filename. ...
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How to implement a custom auto-increment id on a yearly basis

I am trying to create a functionality for a list where all entries get a custom ID. The IDs are going to have the following formats List1 Year-1 Year-2 Year-n List2 Year-1.1 Year-1.2 Year-1.n ...
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How to build a CAML query with where clause

I have this CAML below and i'm tring to do something like this. Where username ='username' and id = 'id' <Query> <Where> <And> <Eq> ...
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Sharepoint site deleted and removed by Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner?

A client of mine had a problem as follows: She did a website scanning on one of her SharePoint Site using the Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner ...
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Custom Workflow and Task Time Limits

I have created a custom workflow for an approval process. The workflow is designed to accomplish this task by using the “Collect data from user (Output to variable: collect)” action. I wish to assign ...
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What's the best way of removing whitespace from the top of my web part page?

Apologies for the simplicity of this one, I've tried lots of searches online but not found a solution. All I want to do is remove the whitespace above "My page title" so that the title sits at the ...
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Convert SharePoint site from 2007 to 2010

I need to convert site that I created in SharePoint 2007 into SharePoint 2010. what is the easiest way to do it?
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How to load div like iframe with a url with parameters(Loading external data to a cell)

I would like to show a status in field but the result data is from an external link which means another sharepoint list. I'm using something similar below but not sure if this is the best way to do ...
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Delete Item && Edit item for a DVWP

I have a custom ListView web part and want to add three LinkButtons at the bottom of the web part. How do I get the SelectedItem in custom ListView and edit/delete this. I use this code for adding a ...
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How do add a Custom View Style to CustomListView WebPart?

I have a CustomListView WebPart.Can created a special style for webpart. for example :A view style defines how list data is displayed within the body section of the page, which in a Boxed style ...
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DataFormWebpart WebUrl Dynamic DefaultValue

I'm trying to dynamically generate the WebUrl for a DataFormWebPart so that it uses the parent URL instead of a hardcoded value. <WebPartPages:DataFormParameter Name="WebURL" ParameterKey="WebURL" ...
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SharePoint 2010 sandboxed deployment error - partial trust app domain

I'm in the process of creating a sandboxed web part, during debugging though once it is on the site the web part displays the error shown below: Web Part Error: Unhandled exception was thrown by the ...
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Can't edit my site using Sharepoint Designer

I've a wsp file deployed on a site. The problem is that when the solution feature is activated, I'm not able to edit in Sharepoint Designer. Do you have any solution to this problem? Please help me ...
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sort a document library by current logged in user

Is there any chance to write a sort expression to sort the items in document library by logged in user. I want show all the documents and documents uploaded by the current logged in user will display ...
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how to format created date to iso UTC format Sharepoint designer 2010

How can I format this date <xsl:value-of select="translate(@Created_x0020_Date,'0;#','')"></xsl:value-of> to something like this UTC format - "2012-01-13T16:14:21Z"