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How to run workflow on updated list item in sharepoint designer?

I want to stop the workflow which in progress or pause and restart the workflow when item is edited. lets say i have created one item, workflow starts in progress. Now i want to edit the list item. i ...
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How can I export external content type as a BDCM file with powershell?

I can export external content type from SharePoint Designer or Central Administration. However, I want to export ect as bdcm file with powershell in order to export ect automatically. There is an ...
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Error: Access Denied when starting sharepoint 2007 workflow

I've done my fair share of searching and still can not find a solution. I've created a simple workflow in Sharepoint 2007 designer. When I check the box "Start this workflow when a new item is ...
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SPD custom workflow takes more time to resume than expected…?

I have a custom workflow designed on SP designer with few sequence of actions. In one of the step, trying to pause the workflow for few mins(5mins) however noticed that it is taking more time to ...
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InfoPath 2010 Data Connection Server Side Filtering

I have a repeating table and I filter this repeating table at client side. But now I have a large amount of data and filtering this needs much time and in IE8 there is warning about long running ...
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Different views My Site tabs

I have a situation where my company wants to create different views for different users on the tabs of My Site Quicklaunch. The default tabs are (as we all know) Overview, My content, My Colleagues, ...
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Lists and libraries are not showing in sp designer 2010

I created on site and working with work flows. I created reusable work flow. Now I want to associate that workflow with shared documents library. Whe I open the shared documents library in sharepoint ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Strange errors starting this morning

A few hours ago, one of the site owners sent me an email saying that they "couldn't click on anything". Upon more inspection, it turns out that they do not have access to the ribbon bar, cannot click ...
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custom workflow with with email sent on field edit

I have a custom workflow used for issue tracking and I want to have an email sent each time a field changes. I can get it work on the first field change but there are no emails sent on subsequent ...
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how to get the value of a check box from another list

I've been trying to get the value of a check box in a sp list. so, I have List[a] and List[b]. List[b] contains a check box which I am trying to get the value of inorder to put in in List[a]. I'm ...
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Move Document from Library to List

I have a document library in place so that users can bulk upload files. Now, in the edit form I am using http://spcd.codeplex.com/ within a CEWP so users don't have to scroll through a 200 item ...
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Create sitemap webpart

I created Table of Contents webpart to just display the Sub Sites, but it is showing the lists (Library, Lists, Discussions, etc...). How can I just show the sub-sites and sub-sub-sites using a web ...
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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 get the List URL in a SharePoint Designer workflow

I've gotten as far as below: But I don't know what they want me to choose in the "Find the List Item" section. I don't want anything from the list item... I want the URL of the list. Suggestions? ...
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DVWP Error Grouping

I have a data view web part which was migrated to a SharePoint 2010 environment. It had a query parameter to group by month(calculated column) and filter by year. Since the migration it has been ...
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Workflow changing StartOnCreated via GUI in SPD

A few dumb SPD 2007 workflow issues. I'm trying to change startOn switches on a workflow config xml file but it causes the workflow to fail with errors when I try to recompile/finish it after ...
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Save .master file

I have a couple of master pages that I have downloaded into the _catalogs/masterpage/ folder, but when I try to copy any .master file using Windows Expolrer, I get the following error message: "Could ...
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Prevent Deletion of Task List Item Created in SharePoint Designer Workflow Approval Task

When you create an Approval Process using SharePoint Designer, the tasks that are created allow the user to edit (Approve, Reject, Reassign, etc) but also allow them to delete the task. How can you ...
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Single line of text field validation in Sharepoint 2010 list

I have single line of text field in a Sharepoint 2010 list. I need to validate the particular field. The user will enter the number by starting with I or F. How do I validate the field if the user ...
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how to send a mail based on the drop down column through SPD

I have a drop down column which has numbers from 1 to 30. customer selects any of the numbers the mail should trigger. Lets say today Aug 01st and selected 10 from drop down column, the mail should ...
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Get only new members in a multi-select field on change?

I have a people picker field that allows multiple selections. When this item changes, I would like to email new users that they have been added to the list. What I need to avoid is spamming the ...
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SPD 2010 List workflow not resolving email addresses

I've got a list workflow that sends out an email to a user based on a workflow lookup for the current list item. I've set it up to send the email to the email address of the user named in the "Waiting ...
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SharePoint Foundation Server installation

I can't open my site with SharePoint Designer 2010. SharePoint and Foundation installed on Windows 2008 Standard Server.Designer on Windows 7. I've spent a good deal of time researching and ...
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SPoint 2010 SPD woprkflow, day calculating problem

I've made a Workflow (by SPD 2010) where I calculate differences between 2 days. When I run this workflow once for 1 Doc.Library item, it calculate it right. BUT when I use Sheduled running WF to all ...
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Check if a workflow has crashed before triggering

We have a reasonably stable system running on SP 2007 which involved 3/4 key workflows. I've noticed that if a user starts a workflow but behind the scenes it crashed and they then try to run that ...
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Why does my browser render apostrophe's as question marks, spaces as “nbsp” and other characters with HTML tags?

An example of my problem is at http://techfests.com/NWA/2012/Tracks/Cloud/default.aspx. Notice how the word "Microsoft's" is rendered as "Microsoft?s". I input this in the Text Editor on the web ...
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How to show the modal view when clicking on a lookup field?

I have 2 list that linked by a lookup column. When i clicked a item of list show dispform on modal popup. Problem is:when i click on lookup field it is open a new page. I want show on modal popup. ...
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Method behind attachment, for custom pages

This may be a poorly formed question, but I'm fairly new to sharepoint. What I'm doing is creating a custom page (just basic HTML and JS), and using that page to call SPAPI and SPServices to input ...
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Deploying wiki pages with web parts

This is probably a very basic question to many, but my background is as a SharePoint developer. I have done very little with wiki pages, or site pages in general. I am creating a SharePoint 2010 site ...
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Is it possible to have the round robin logic in the sharePoint list 2010?

Is it possible to have the round robin logic in the sharePoint list? I have two lists in SharePoint 2010. In List A i have Assigned to field column(people or user group). In List B i have two fields ...
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How to assign a particular column values of sharepoint List A 2010 from sharepoint ListB 2010

I have two list in sharepoint 2010. In List A i have Assigned to field column(people or user group). In List B i have two fields Name and Email id column. I need the email id values of List B should ...
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Interesting trouble with getlistitems not returning list items

I'm a bit new to spservices, and I hope I'm not asking a question that's already been answered. I've checked and haven't been able to find one like it. I'm using GetListItems to retrieve url's and ...
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Set Hyperlink Field Using SPD 2010 Workflow

I've been doing a LOT of research to try to figure out how to do this, but nothing is working. I have a column named "Update Item" that I want to be a link to start a workflow. I have workflow setup ...
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SPQuery on ECT very slow

I am creating a custom web part which is supposed to return results from an External Content Type(ECT) List which contains almost 40,000 records. There are multiple ways the items can be searched and ...
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How to reconnect InfoPath task form to SPD workflow after moving it to the new Site Collection

I have Globally reusable workflow (created in SPD) in my test site collection. This WF uses custom InfoPath task form. Now I am trying to move it to the new production site collection. I've done next ...
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I am moving a site collection from one farm to another

I have been working on this for a few weeks now. I have tried many things but just can seem to get things to work correctly. I am trying to move a site collection from one farm to another. The source ...
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The form cannot be submitted beacuse of an error

I am using SP2010 with infopath 2010. i've designed a custom approval which contains one approval process. this workflow prompts users to fill in reviewer, CC and comments on the workflow ...
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sharepoint designer workflow email

I have been using sharepoint designer workflows to send an email to a particular group when a requester fills a form in my sharepoint site. the problem is some other groups are even getting emails ...
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I'm trying to understand how Visual Studio, SharePoint Designer and Foundation work together

I'm working in a user area and am limited to Sharepoint development on the client side only. This means that all custom forms and their associated scripts will live in site libraries instead of on the ...
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Cannot locate corev4.css file

I would like to change the theme corev4.css of my sharepoint site. Unfortunately, I can´t locate it neither on the server nor in sharepoint designer. I read that it should be located in a style ...
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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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Programatically refreshing a webpart

How can I use the client object model in javascript to have a function to refresh a list view? Scenario: I have a form that uses a button which uses the sharepoint client object model to insert a ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2010 Custom Workflow does not start in subsite

I have a subsite (http://testportal/documentcenter). When I add Aproval - Sharepoint 2010 workflow to document library where is in subsite, It works fine. But, I open subsite with Sharepoint ...
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SPD Workflow “Start workflow when an item is created” when adding multiple items to list at once?

I have a custom site workflow with some logic that copies items to a custom list with Title and Email. On this list I have a SPD workflow with one OOTB activity - send email to Email when an item is ...
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How to remove WebPart from the screen if there are no items - CQWP

What do i need to do in my itemStyle.xsl to hide webpart when there are no items. When RowCount is 0. Thanks i advance
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SPD 2010 Workflow update Calendar list based on Condition

I have created a InfoPath 2010 form + SPD 2010 multi-level workflow(Leave Authorisation Form). The infopath form is stored on a Forms library(Leave Authorisation forms Library) once it is submitted ...
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How to add Some Javascript code to all the aspx pages not just on web parts?

I just want to modify some of the contents on all the SharePoint pages be it adminstration page or some site page or any other page using my script (Javascript) and AJAX code. My ultimate aim is to ...
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how to group sharepoint list fields under a label in editform and newform of a SPList?

I have to group few sharepoint list fields unde a label in edit form and new form.how to group sharepoint list fields under a label in editform and newform of a SPList?
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Partial postback sharepoint webpart

I am trying to add update panel to my sharepoint sitepage below: I am getting the error : Failed to load viewstate. The control tree into which viewstate is being loaded must match the control ...
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I am new to sharepoint and need to take over our companies sharepoint site

I am a site owner but not admin - how do I take over as Administrator?