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“Detail” column not being displayed from List

I have two lists: News Events Both lists contain the following two columns: Title (Single line of text) Detail (Multiple lines, Plain text) I am displaying News on News.aspx page using ...
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Help with a javascript onclick command to allow only one click and disallow multiple clicks on a submit button

I am building a quiz program from the tutorial: http://blogs.technet.com/b/brenclarke/archive/2009/04/14/creating-a-quiz-web-application-using-sharepoint-designer-part-4.aspx In it, I use a submit ...
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Workflow Action to Clear Field in Current Item

The Question Is there a way, either through a hack or an action I haven't noticed, to clear the value in a specific field of an item, using a workflow? The Issue All I want to do is clear the values ...
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Passing information using URL - UPS case study

I am currently passing information through the URL in a SPD application I have built. I have been following this tutorial ...
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How to edit sharepoint 2013 sites in sharepoint designer 2010?

How can I edit sharepoint 2013 sites in sharepoint designer 2010, has anybody know any tricks and tips, please share it , will greatly appreciate
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Timer job removing web part after 5 minutes

I have 3 lists on my home page. News Events Alerts I have 2 sites English(Master site) Arabic I have added News, Events and Alerts web parts on English home page. News and Events are ...
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Workflow won't automatically start. Initiation Parameter the problem?

My System Account is the one I used to publish the workflow. It is supposed to start when a list item is created or changed, and I've also selected allow to be started manually. I try to test it ...
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What's the best way to work with a sharepoint site? [closed]

I'm a developer who's never used MS SharePoint to manage web sites. The company I work for uses them all the time. They've set us up a web page, with a template to base new pages from. As well, ...
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Using nested functions in XSLT (function inside function)

I have the following two functions in XSLT 1.0 ShortenDetail RemoveHTML I am trying to first clean "Detail" column using RemoveHTML function and then I want to shorten it using ShortenDetail ...
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Create a Form in Sharepoint Online

I want to make a form in Sharepoint Online without using Infopath. But I am having a hard time finding other option. There are things that I am considering; List - but list columns has no Rich Text ...
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Writing Javascript code in XSLT

Can I write Javascript code in XSLT? Basically I will be calling Javascript's document.location.href to check which site is currently opened (English or Arabic). So let's say if English site is ...
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Whether to use same XSLT file for both English and Arabic or separate?

I am making a site in English and Arabic. I am using XSLT to display date but now I have realized that date is not being displayed properly in Arabic website. For that I need to change function in ...
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string-length in XSLT not working

I have written the following code which checks whether the string provided is greater than 1- characters in which case only print the first 10 characters, otherwise print complete string. But I am ...
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The name 'Thread' does not exist in the current context

I am trying to use following code in my page layout to display text from resource file but getting error. CODE <%= SPUtility.GetLocalizedString("$Resources:NewsHeading", "myresourcefile", ...
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SQL Table Columns in Sharepoint Exernal Data Types

I have a database in another server. I use sharepoint designer and BCS to create an external content type. All the columns are available in this external type. But the problem is that when I create an ...
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Cannot run a Workflow against a list - Failed on Start

I migrated our server to a new domain and we also moved our AD. Since then life has been interesting. We were able to recover the Lists, but our Workflows are broken, and even creating NEW workflows ...
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Why can't I open my List in Designer after Domain move?

We moved our Content DB to a new server in a new forest in a new domain. I can access the List using Internet Explorer, but when I click on the list in Designer I see the following error: This ...
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Save as Template is not enabled - move workflow between site collections

I have several list workflows I want to move from one domain to another. I can't use the Export as Visio because it says I need to use Save as Template instead. I select the workflow in Designer and ...
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News feed customization

Is there possible to modify news feed webpart to display less information (to make it shorter)? And one more question - can I set alert to any new post or new topic on news feed? Not only my posts ...
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Adding custom zones for web parts to all subsites

I need to add several custom WebPartZone to all pages on my SP 2010 portal. I supposed that if I changed masterpage by adding WebPartZones to it, it'll be on all pages after I check Reset all subsites ...
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Create and Edit lookup items contained within an item

I have an item that, among its other fields, contains a variable number (0-20, if it's of any consequence) of items that themselves have 3 fields (Year, Number, Number). These "inner" items (akin to ...
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SPD Editor Issues

I have been using SharePoint designer to work on a page, and in the editor, I apparently hit some combination of and some other keys that changed my quotation marks (both single and double). They ...
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how to change connection source in data connections in infopath forms.?

I've created and published my form in DEV environment. For testing, I have published it to the Test environment. I used the following technique and now the forms are working fine. Saved the source ...
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My Content tab in share point is giving an error,when clicked

when i click on the my content tab of my share point site,its giving a "this webpage cannot is found" error.Somebody please help me. My colleagues are not getting this error
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disable overwrite existing files

i have a requirmet to disable the "overwrite existing files" checkbox on sharepoint 2010 i am following this article but i dont have access to <<< Navigate to C:\Program Files\Common ...
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Microsoft Sharepoint Designer 2013 Preview encountered an errod during setup

I'm trying to install sharepoint designer 2013. It gives me this error without any further details. I have office 2010 32 bit installed. What is this problem about?
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Toggling Data View Web Part Paging at Runtime

I'm using partial text filters that push query string parameters to the Data View Web Part. The DVWP is using an XSLT filter that refers to the values supplied by the textboxes. The challenge that I'm ...
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how to send approval email thru Workflow which can read more than one persons in ( persons and group) feild

I have one field of (person / group) or people picker box in info path form library, and I apply the setting to accept more than one person at the same time in check boxes, and I want to design a ...
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Display user information in SharePoint 2010

I followed the instruction here to display the user First and Last name on my page. I started the User Profile Application services to solve the issue "Cannot get user profile". It works fine without ...
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Add custom WebPartZone to existing page

I'm trying to add WebPartZone to existing page. I'm working with Sharepoint Designer (Site Actions -> Edit in SPD). I see a lot of ASP markup, but when Itry to add something like ...
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InfoPath metadata for columns that are not user input; making an acknowledgment form

I am currently building a workflow that allows an admin to upload a pdf, assign it to users, and email a link to assignees requiring them to tick a checkbox saying they read the pdf. Most of the data ...
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Can't open page in Sharepoint Designer [duplicate]

Using SP 2010 and SPD 2010, I've found the problem: when I try to open page in Designer (using Site Actions -> Edit in Sharepoint Designer), it doesn't open, but there is popup window with invite to ...
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SP Designer modified content deployment to the production server

I have a question here on deployment to production server. Definitely this is not related to content deployment path/job to the production server. In our development set up we will create all web ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 - Current and Pending list values in Workflow Email

I'm building a custom workflow in SPD 2010 and I need to create an approval workflow to send designated users an email when the list is updated. The email will need to include the current list field ...
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Is the following Workflow possible to create?

Suppose a user wants access to a document that he does not have permission to see. He fills out a form in SharePoint that requests access. It sends an email to his supervisor, who has the option to ...
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Sharepoint List modal popup

i have a working sharepoint list that when a user clicked on an item it opened and when the user maximised the modal popup, the content would stretch to fill the size of the modal popup. Now here is ...
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Determine if a SharePoint 2010 Site Has Any Custom Solutions

I am attempting to make a copy of a SharePoint 2010 web application and I can get it to the point where I have imported the content from the source site. At this point I hit the login page and that ...
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How to give autonumber to item list but every day start from 1

How to give autonumber to item list but every day start from 1? I would like to achieve that every day counter(or with out counter) of item list will be reset and first item in day will give 1 and ...
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Sharepoint List Questions

I have successfully created a list that allows users to add new items to the list. Can I allow users to attach an image to a list and then when this list is viewed, the image is embedded? - I see i ...
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Visible or hidden dropdown field in the form when a checkbox is yes or no

When the checkbox is true or yes, the dropdown should be visible in the form. If not it should be invisible. This should be instantaneous. I'm using SharePoint Designer. I tried creating workflow ...
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Start workflow “on item change” when no visible field actually changes

The idea is to replace paper book called "exit book" that was lying several years at the exit of building where i work. So I created simple list with 2 content types, one of them called "employee ...
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workflow on all documents in a document set

Using SharePoint Designer 2010, I was wandering if it is possible to some how retrieve all of the documents inside a document set? I eventually want a workflow to run against all of these documents ...
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Where can I found and How can I configure BI Center Site Collection SharePoint Online 2013?

I try to configure KPI and states lists - but they are not supported on SP Online 2013. How I can configure BI Center Site Collection SharePoint Online 2013? I created new sub-site (and new site ...
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Access original edit form

I have a list with custom new and edit forms. Some fields are entered onto the New form but then cannot be edited using the Edit form. A user has made a mistake on the New form and needs this field ...
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Adding a custom delete button to a custom list form in SharePoint 2007

On a customized dispform.aspx page for document library, I'd like to add a delete button. I'm trying this code from SharePoint Designer, but getting error in sharePoint designer 2007 A string ...
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Editing workflow mail before sending SharePoint 2010

Is there any possibility to edit workflow mial before sending? I would like to achive that workflow first open mail window and I will able to edit this mail then I click "Send" in for example Outlook ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2013, XSLT List View Options ribbon option is not showing

So I'm wondering if this is a bug or not. I have an ordinary Wiki Page, also tried making an Article Page. Once this page is made, I add an XsltListViewWebPart that points to a list, which is fine, ...
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Using Sharepoint LoginName as parameter in datasource

This question was on StackOverflow, but I thought this would be a better place for it. I am using asp:SqlDataSource to pull data and display this in a repeater control. What I would like to do is ...
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Need to Clone and Entire Web Application Within a Farm

First please let me clarify that I am not an experienced SharePoint Administrator. I have only been working with SharePoint for six months now. I am an experienced web developer having worked with ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 does not save changes

I edit a master page with SharePoint Designer, then I save changes and then I close SharePoint Designer. When I open that master page again, the last changes don't show up.