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Error: The option for the SharePoint 2013 Workflow platform is not available in sharepoint designer

Currently, I need to develop a workflow with looping feature and I googled that it is available in sharepoint 2013 workflow. But, when I tried to create a workflow for sharepoint 2013 in sharepoint ...
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using sharepoint designer set field readonly based on permission level

I want to make certain field like 'Status' read only mode. Say, if user with contribute access login and edit item, open 'editform.aspx' , the status field need to be 'readonly' but if user with full ...
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Visualstudio 2012 sharepoint workflow toolbox not visible

I want to create a designer custom action in SharePoint 2013. I use visualstudio 2012 but i can't view SharePoint toolbox . I want to create an activity with createtaskwithcontenttype . Thanks
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Can I access SharePoint 2013 app with SharePoint Designer?

I am creating an app that contains quite a few colums/content types/lists. I thought after deploying the app to see if I could do some fast editing with SharePoint Designer but it seems it cannot ...
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How to show the data from a custom list in sharepoint?

I have a custom list in sharepoint which contains several fields including a body, image etc. How can I show the same in the sharepoint website ? Do I need a webpart to do that ?If yes, how to render ...
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Workflow could not update the item - Unknown Error

I'm using SharePoint Designer 2010 with a List workflow and I'm receiving the following error. Description: "The workflow could not update the item, possibly because one or more columns for the item ...
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creation of loop in sharepoint designer 2010

I am new to sharepoint workflows. I need to create a loop on the SharePoint 2010 designer which can go through all the items of a specific list and then send a summary mail by having some items from ...
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SharePoint Designer Datasource only showing 30 items

I'm running into a weird issue with SharePoint Designer 2010. When editing my DVWP in design mode, I normally can click within the web part and then cycle through my datasource rows using the "Data ...
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How to copy a list structure?

I want to test some code for inserting items into a list, but I don't want to insert the items into a list that has production data. So I'd like to make another list that has the same column names ...
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XSLT Row Count Question

Using XSLT v1.0 tl;dr : How do i count the number of rows where two columns contain non-null values? I have an application that records time stamps. I am taking two of those time stamps columns and ...
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Send an Email after several Tasks are done

Like the title says: I'd like to send an email after three tasks are done. All in Sharepoint Designer 2010. I can't figure it out myself and Google didn't really help. EDIT: Ehm maybe I wansn't clear ...
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“Server Error” When Saving MasterPage Changes in Designer

I wish to edit a master page using SharePoint Designer 2013 however once i have made my changes and go to save i get the error "Server Error: This file may not be moved, deleted, renamed or otherwise ...
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CAML query order by not working in SPList

I am using the following code display items in list but it is not sorting them. No matter what I write in order by clause, it always brings the same results. SPListItemCollection items = null; using ...
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Validate 10 fields on Infopath form before Submit form data

I have SharePoint 2010 list and I Customize list form in InfoPath form in 2010 In my scenario I have 15 Fields I want to give the validation alert on fields before submitting the button. Also one ...
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Call executeQueryAsync method second time gives first time result

In the code I tried to get the data from 2 different lists. Input of the second query will be done after executing first list. $(document).ready(function () { $("#SearchButton").click(function () ...
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Automatically fills the column based on the selection of choice column in the sharepoint list 2010

I have one custom list built in sharepoint 2010 which is choice column. The Datas of the list are 1.ABC 2.CDE 3.DEF 4.DFG 5.VFG I need only numbers be automatically fills that in column when ...
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WorkFlow Canceled Automatically

New issue and I don't understand it! 2 weeks ago it was working fine but today, I don't know why, my workflow is automatically cancelled. Here's the message error: RequestorId: ...
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How to create my own page layout with my own content type?

I want to create a Page Layout with following fields: Title (textbox) Summary(textbox) Detail (textarea) Image (this will be shown on top of the page at certain location which user will upload) How ...
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Issue with OOTB publishing Workflow

Yesterday I encounter a strange issue on SharePoint 2013 site I have a simple list with basic columns like Title, description, thumbnail (url of picture to displayed) on which a simple OOTB ...
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Adjusting custom list column widths

I would like to adjust the column widths in a custom list in Sharepoint 2013. What is the easiest way to do this?
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SharePoint randomly displays web part error

I am noticing that on all pages sometimes SharePoint doesn't load web part and displays the following message: Unable to display this Web Part. To troubleshoot the problem, open this Web page in ...
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How to make link in top navigation not clickable

In my top navigation there are several links which are basically subsites. Under subsites are further sites or pages. I am using SharePoint 2013 default top navigation in my custom master page. I got ...
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Recommended hardware specifications for installing SharePoint Designer 2013

I'd like to install SharePoint Designer 2013 and I've done some hunting around but I can't for the life of me find: The minimum hardware specification The recommended hardware specification Can ...
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When I edit my masterpage in SPD 2010, I get error: Type is not registered as safe

I am using sharepoint 2010 and have a custom masterpage. In this masterpage I am using a servercontrol. This servercontrol is not an ascx file, but a c# class which inherit from the HTMLAnchor OOTB ...
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation with Search Server Express 2010 VS SharePoint 2013 Foundation

I am wondering if I install SharePoint Foundation 2010 with Search Server Express 2010, will I have a product as good as SharePoint Foundation 2013's search features? I am looking to make my ...
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Hiding a column from users

Can you hide a column from users when they are submitting a new list item but still have the ability to update that column when using the view? I am trying to create a list where users will submit a ...
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Unable to get related information from related list and display it on textbox on parent list using logged in user

I have two lists Created for my leave application in sharePoint. I need related information's come from related list (Leaveinfo) and display it on the textbox in Parent list (LeaveApply). I have ...
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copy all items from list to another using sharepoint designer workflow

i am trying to copy all items from one list to another based on conditions, the problem is the the item will copy only once i update the item using [Current Item], is there any way to copy the item to ...
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SharePoint 2007: Colour coding list cells

I have a custom list that is comprised mostly of chice columns. All columns have the same options. I've been asked if it's possible to colour the rendered list depending on what choice is made ...
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Print List Element on template [closed]

How to made a functionaly of print element list which I choose. Could I use for this Info Path ?
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Is SharePoint Designer 2010 open source?

I had an SharePoint interview today and was told that the company does not use SharePoint Designer 2010 because it is open source. This did not bother me because I have never been a great fan of it. ...
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Set Due Date to 25th of current/next month

I would like to be able to set a due date when a task is created to be the 25th of the current/next month (depending on the current day). For example, if the form is submitted on 11/1, the due date ...
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problem with cancel button Triggering a workflow on file upload in document library

When a user clicks on Add Document, a File upload dialogue is displayed and the user browses for a file. Even though he clicks cancel button after file upload, workflow is triggering. How to avoid ...
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Missing DispForm.aspx after replacing

I want to replace a DispForm.aspx of a list (SharePoint 2010) - so I did the following: string path = string.Format("Lists/{0}/DispForm.aspx", "MyList"); SPFile file = ...
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How to create a Document Library Item without a file in sharepoint 2010?

wish you save my life. I am now doing a sharepoint project but I have little experience. My requirement: Design a contract creation/approval process for a company There are many kinds of contracts, ...
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Allow anonymous user to start workflow in MOSS 2007

I need to send email using workflow in 2007 MOSS when an anonymous user adds an item in the list. With logged in users, workflow gets completed successfully, but with anonymous user, the list item ...
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all my top ribbon menu images are missing after upgrading to office 365 sharepoint 2013

This site was a custom sharepoint site developed in sharepoint 2010. After my company did an upgrade to 2013, most of the layouts and css styles were messed up. I have managed to put the homepage back ...
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workflow not working when item updated

I have created a workflow on a list , SharePoint 2007, and attached it on item created and item updated. when creating an item, the workflow lunches, and in the workflow an update on the list item is ...
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When using a field with lookup value, SharePoint says “List not found”

I have this list with a column that refers its values from another column of another list. During the workflow process, the internal status of the workflow becomes Suspended with an error: ...
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How to get a Sharepoint List elements from datasource

I have got 3 list. I make from them one Data Source. How could I get from them one corelated list. How could I connect Data Source into one list?
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How to make the Sharepoint List Preview Pane (right side window) FLOAT when scrolling down webpage?

I have a preview pane of a list of suppliers. The list is vast 100+ items, but when you scroll down the page and hover over a contact further down the list, you cannot see the preview pane because it ...
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SPD crashes when checking for errors

I have just made one workflow so far, my very first. When I click the button Check for Errors, SPD crashes then restarts. Is it possible that there is something wrong with my workflow? Or should I ...
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Field with Lookup value fails to save in Start a Task Process action

Here is the scenario: I added a Start a Task Process action. I clicked Process Settings. Start a Task Process dialog is shown. I entered the Participants and Task Title. I clicked "Open editor for ...
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PeoplePicker Sharepoint Field Resize

I am editing the look and feel of my Sharepoint NewItem.aspx Form using HTML, CSS and JavaScript. But im having a problem on how to resize my people picker Sharepoint:Formfield. I used css and even ...
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Hide Pause Duration in Item Workflow History

I have a pause duration of 5 minutes to wait for the default 5min timer job to update a metadata in an approval workflow. Is there a way to hide all the pauses from logging in the Workflow History?
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Transpose list items in data view webpart(xslt)

I am working on a sharepoint list with items view like below name | code | total | date build1 x1 10 apl-2013 build2 x50 60 may-2013 build3 x90 450 ...
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Create Subsite in OFFICE 365

I want to create Subsites based on some custom list in OFFICE 365. It is one time job. I am planning to have one customlist which will contain title,template,inherit permision flag,inherit master page ...
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Displaying list item details to specific users

I have a custom list with a field called as participants (Multi person column). I want that, only users who are creator, in participants list or owners of site should be able to view the details of ...
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Visual Designer in SPD 2013 is blank

Just some quick background I have a Windows 7 x64 machine with Office 2007 installed. I have SharePoint Designer 2013 and Visio Professional 2013 installed as well. I was hoping to utilize the ...
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name value in asp:Textbox [closed]

<asp:TextBox runat="server" name={@Computer} id="ff1{$Pos}" __designer:bind="{ddwrt:DataBind('i',concat('ff1',$Pos),'Text','TextChanged','',ddwrt:EscapeDelims(string('')),'@Computer')}" /> I ...