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How to calculate the Value of sharepoint list field in the Date field column?

The first 6 digits would come from the current day’s date – the last 3 digits would start at 001 and increment throughout that day. So if the date is 04/11/13 the first value of the list should be ...
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How to determine business days in sharepoint workflow

One step of my workflow needs to calculate how many BUSINESS days i have between two dates. The problem is that my customer registers the holidays in a sharepoint list. So i will need to query this ...
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can a document set welcome page instance have a custom webpart that is specific just to that instance?

i wanted to have a content viewer webpart in my document set welcome page that people could set when their document set was created. i found out that unfortuntely when it is set for one, it applies to ...
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Nivo Slider images are rotating slowly and out of sync in IE8 [closed]

We are using the Nivo Slider with a publishing site in SP2010. We have three images and in all the browsers except IE7 & 8. In those browsers the images rotate in extremely slow or (it seems) not ...
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email link to collect feedback form

I have a SharePoint Designer 2010 Workflow where I am taking advantage of the Collect Feedback Action. What I am trying to do is add a link to an email that the user can click to take them directly to ...
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SHarepoint Search 2010 - XSL Code Customization

I need to display the image preview on my search result by replacing the code for the search-icon as below XSL code: img align="absmiddle" src="http://site/image/123.jpg" border="0" ...
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Site Page Logo will not update from default

I have been working on a page and I had set it up to inherit from the parent, however when the page displays in the browser you can quickly view the new logo then the page reverts to the SharePoint ...
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The URL 'shared documents/test.pdf' is invalid but file exists

Background: I followed this article http://www.kraftkennedy.com/blog/bid/101982/Creating-Edit-Item-Forms-for-Document-Libraries-in-SharePoint-Designer-2010 I did not delete any of the fields yet The ...
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Customising SharePoint 2010 Search Box

Is it possible to customise the Search box by swapping the controls(Drop down and Search Box) without creating a custom code and by using SharePoint designer. I want to show the search box first and ...
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sharepoint list displays items normally but after klicking it runs into item not found exeption

I have a normal SPList with some items in it. As you can see everything works fine. When I click on a list item, I run into an exception: How is that possible? edit: I should mention, that ...
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Is it possible to import/export list from Sharepoint 2013 to Sharepoint 2010?

We have been using SP 2013 for its ease of use when it comes to developing workflows especially the copy & pasting thing in SPD. But our main production environment will be using SP 2010 for it's ...
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How to display “English” link on Arabic website and “Arabic” link on English website

I want to display link "Arabic" on my English site so user can click on it to view "Arabic" version. I want to do similar thing on my Arabic site where it will display link "English". How do I do ...
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How to add web part in page layout?

Ok I created my first master page and now I am working on page layout. I created a new "Publishing Content Type" page layout in SharePoint Designer whose content type was "Page". In that page I want ...
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Sharepoint Workflows and Managed Term Sets

Platform: Sharepoint 2010 with Sharepoint Designer 2010 Are there any explanations out there on how to create a workflow with an email template that is sent to certain people based on a taxonomy term ...
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Custom Workflow Activity for merging users in field + assignedTo value from task (problems & questions)

First of all, a little explanation what this is about: I'm currently trying to write a custom workflow activity for use in SharePoint Designer 2010. I've got a column in my list - let's call it ...
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How to use relative URL for image in Master Page?

I am using a logo in my Master Page which will be displayed on all pages. How do I use its relative URL? Currently it is written as: <img src="/sites/Style Library/Images/logo.jpg"> But it is ...
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“Email a link” function not working- SharePoint 2010

We recently migrated from SharePoint 2007 to 2010. There are a few sites that are having issues with the "email a link" function. when you click on it- it does absolutely nothing. This function had ...
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Can we query and fetch data from LIST between different subsites using CAML Query.?

Have LIST created under one site, can the same LIST be used to fetch data from other site using CAML Query.? eg: Consider a LIST "xxx" created under SitePages/AAA/Lists/ Can i access the LIST "xxx" ...
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Custom Search Foundation 2010?

I've been researching this concept for a long time - stumped. I am only a site owner (no real permissions, limited designer ability). Have been able to accomplish most of my non out-of-the-box ...
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How can i add a Person and Group control to Workflow Initiation From in SharePoint Designer 2010 x64

For some reason there is no Person and Group type in Add Field dialog on workflow's Initiation Form creation process in SharePoint Designer 2010. I assume it should be there as it shown in screenshot ...
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Not all changes apply after re-deploying solution (custom workflow action for SharePoint Designer)

currently I'm creating a custom workflow action for SharePoint Designer 2010. After the first deploy succeeded everything looked fine. But after that I changed several things and re-deployed the ...
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do Calculated columns work on an infopath form based list?

i have a list that is controlled by an infopath form and i am trying to add a calculated column to the list (because a value will need to change dynamically and if i use infopath to do the ...
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Moving current document management system to sharepoint

Currently we have an Oracle DB2 database connected to a service bus. We send proxy requests and receive responses. I'm wondering how do I go about configuring this setup to work with sharepoint? ...
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Set Person field type in a SharePoint Designer Workflow best practices

In SP Designer, when using the "Set Field in Current Item" action, if the field you are setting is a Person type, there are several choices to "return" the data as. For example, if setting your Person ...
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Sharepoint Email Trigger

I have a Infopath form hosted in my company sharepont. In that there is a Submit Button. if I click the submit button it creating a document under the section "Metrics" in my Documents in Sharepoint. ...
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shrepoint 2007 workflow retrieve group of values

I have two lists that i would like to use to create a workflow that sends email whenever an item is created. Here the details: List Officers has two columns, City and Officer and there clearly are ...
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2 web application points to same content db in sharepoint

Is that possible that 2 or more web application in same farm can point to same content db, if yes Please let me know the procedure. If the answer is no, Can you please tell me , Is that any way to ...
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Can this be handled using only Sharepoint 2007 designer?

We have an upcoming project a client wants us to work on but we're only allowed to use sharepoint 2007 designer. No custom webparts. Basically, our client has a bunch of photos he wants to allow ...
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How do i configure the New Item Form to contain an option to save a list item as a draft

I am looking to accomplish the following on my list form. New Item would have 3 buttons, like saveDraft, submit and cancel. When the form is submitted it will be viewable by all users but if a user ...
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SharePoint Designer for SharePoint 2010 Compatibility Sites on SP 2013?

I know that SharePoint Designer is supposed to be used with its respective version of SharePoint, but what about when you have a site collection on SharePoint 2013 that is still running in SP 2010 ...
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Cascade dropdown for multi select fields

I have successfully implemented the SPServices JQuery open source solution but unfortunately it doesn't seem to support multi select fields (I mean the ones where you can enable "allow multiple ...
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Opening newform/editform.aspx in SP Designer for further customization only shows default forms

On a document library I have a custom content type and I want to edit its forms in SP Designer. Going to the library in Designer and clicking on any of the forms in the Forms section shows a seemingly ...
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Left Outer Join in SharePoint 2010

I have 2 lists in SharePoint 2010. First List E lists all locations. In the second list H I use first E list as lookup for Location. Every month users inputs information in list H. List E has ...
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Within SharePoint how do we send data to login page rather than clicking on a sign-in button from previous page?

For public facing sites in SharePoint 2010, there is a sign-in button that you click, which leads to the sign-in page. Then on the sign-in page you can enter your credentials to sign-in. Is there a ...
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creating a document set library instance via workflow returns id variable that is -1 from the actual id

Steps: 1) using sharepoint 2010 designer workflow, create an instance of a Document Set and have the ID of the created instance returned. 2) set the returned ID to a field in the list that was used ...
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How do you display the ID or auto incrementing 6 digit number in list NewForm.aspx

Please provide a solution to this. How do you display the ID or auto incrementing 6 digit number in list NewForm.aspx
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SP 2010: How to print comments collected in workfloow, in email

I have setup my first SharePoint Foundation 2010 system but I have hit a wall with regards to a workflow I have created. In the workflow, I collect two fields "Approval Status" and "Manager Notes," ...
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Open workflow initiation form in modal dialog

Currently when I click on a custom action to run a workflow on a selected item the browswer navigates away from the current page to display the initiation form. This wouldn't be a such a problem ...
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Approval Workflow OOTB SharePoint 2010

I am still learning how workflows work and this is the first time I have used OOTB so needless to say, I coded much more than I needed to. With that being said, today we tested the approval which goes ...
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Will it come in Master Page or Page Layout? (doing integration for the first time)

I am going to integrate the following home and about page for the first time using SharePoint designer. As far as I know there are 3 types of pages. Master page Page layout that comes under master ...
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Remove permission from a directory in a designer workflow?

I guess I need at least ten reputation to post images, so here is a link to a screenshot of the entire workflow I have, and what happens when it is run on directories: http://i.imgur.com/St8Etxy.png ...
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How do you track down Workflow Errors in SharePoint 2013?

I recently set up SP 2013 to use workflows and I created a custom workflow in SPD 2013 that basically creates tasks and sets the items status when those tasks are completed. The problem is as soon as ...
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How to make a connection with SharePoint's simpleformwebpart?

I am using SharePoint 2010. I primarily work out of SharePoint 2010 Designer, and have some experience with visual studio 2010. I currently have a log-in page that my "Form" members go to, to log ...
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Displaying Reports on SharePoint

First of all, I must say that I'm new to this. I'm a 3rd year ICT & Business student and an intern in a international company. My assignment is to create a reporting service on the company's ...
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Understanding master page (where is the main content area?)

Let's say I make a copy of minimal starter master page which is available on internet. What is the main content area in that master page where I can write something my own text? I mean there are many ...
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How to hide particular SharePoint post use checkbox?

How can I hide my particular post in Sharpoint blogs, if I use checkbox field in post list by using javascript or jquery ? please if some have an idea ,please help me to resolve it. will great ...
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SharePoint 2010 Create sample WorkFlow on Document Library

Am totally new to WorkFlows in SharePoint 2010. I know the question could be too basic. but please help me sorting this out. I have SharePoint 2010 web application have Groups: Presenters and ...
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Change the forms/upload.aspx

I would like to customize the forms/upload.aspx so that I can include a hyperlink to another application which automatically populates the name field in upload.aspx.Then I would like to populate the ...
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How to set a value in a list based on the current filtered column value

I have edited my document set Welcome Page to include a web part of a "Notes" list. This list is filtered so that only notes pertaining to the currently viewed document set are visible. Question: ...
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The Server could not complete you request

So Sharepoint Designer will no longer connect to any Of the Sites or subsites. I get the error message "The server could not complete your request. For more specific information click the details ...