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How to add multiple editable fields in page layout in SP 2013 (office 365)

How can I place multiple page content fields so I can edit them from Web Interface...? I tried copy pasting snippet from gallery but content in both fields are same (from second field) For testing ...
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why I don't see my page layout in all page layout when editing a page

I have created a page layout from Site Setting -> Design Manager -> Edit Page Layout -> Create New Page Layout Its conversion was successful but I can't find an option to do the followings: ...
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Get SharePoint list item attachment names in multiline text field

I want to get SharePoint list item attachment names in a multiline text field. When I click on new item in the list and attach some attachments and click on save I want all the attachment names to be ...
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Multiple lists merge in to single list

I have 3 lists Initiatives ----------- Initiative (single line text) Themes ------ Theme (single line text) Initiative (Lookup from Initiatives:Initiative) Features -------- Feature ...
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I'm getting an error: Register-SPWorkflowService : The root of the certificate chain is not a trusted root authority

I installed SP Server 2013 and Workflow Manager in one server. When I configure Workflow Manager to work with SharePoint Server 2013 farm (http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj658588), I am ...
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Creating a Blank Site with SharePoint Designer 2013

Here is my environment: SharePoint Server 2013 Trial SharePoint Designer 2013 When I create a blank site in SharePoint Designer 2013, an error message shows saying: This template is not supported ...
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Creating Document Library View Permissions

I working with SP2013 and do not have access to SP Designer. I need assistance with the following: I want to create a document library. The objective is to have: 1. view that allows users with ...
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Does sharepoint designer 2013 requires SP server or SP foundation ..?

I am running a site on office 365 online and can't install SP server or foundation on my personal computer due to its extensive hardware requirements. But I just need to use SP designer to modify ...
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Removing User ability to manage own alerts

I've been trying to figure out how to get my alert emails that go out to either not display any way for the user to manage their own alerts or remove this functionality from individual users. I have ...
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Zerofill in Workflows

I'm trying to create a searchable ID for a list using Workflows. I do it by setting a field to ARN[ID] (which give me something like ARN1) but I want to zerofill it so it looks like ARN001. How can I ...
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Display “NaN” instead percentage value

I'm using SharePoint 2007 and developing a custom view using SharePoint Designer 2007. I've a column of a table that should display numbers as percentage. Minimun value is 0, maximum 100. In SP ...
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Cannot create SharePoint 2010 workflow in SharePoint Designer 2013

Has anybody encountered the error below in creating SharePoint 2010 workflows in SharePoint Designer 2013? The list of workflow actions on the server references an assembly that does not exist. ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 with SharePoint Server 2013 Trial

I have just installed SP Server 2013 Trial and SP Designer 2013 in the same machine. Using SP Designer 2013 gives me this error message: This Web site must be created on a server that is running ...
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Cascading External Data in Sharepoint 2010

I have a list called "Jobs" that have two columns (Type External Data) called "Company" and "Project". When the user selects a Company, I need the field "Project" filter projects in accordance with ...
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can 2 sharepoint sites share access to the same Web part in SharePoint 2013?

can 2 sharepoint sites share access to the same Web part in SharePoint 2013? We have a task list we would like to share access to across 2 different Sharepoint pages from different groups with in our ...
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Upgrading a sandbox solution SPD reusable workflow

So, I made sure to follow all the best practices right from the beginning... use content types, create SPD reusable workflow, export the workflow as a template (sandbox solution WSP)... Built it out ...
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Creating a view of a list with a new column

I have a Sharepoint Linked List, linked to an Access table. I have employee identification numbers among other things stored in this table and created a new column which contained a formula to ...
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How to customise Claim Task link button?

I am writing an approval workflow using SharePoint Designer 2010 (OOTB). In that workflow there is a codition where when the claim task link button is clicked then the workflow status should change. ...
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How to automatically complete a workflow task on data modification?

I'm currently working on a Purchase Order workflow in Sharepoint, and have set this up to, on item creation, automatically run the workflow. I'm creating the workflow in SPD, and this is the key part ...
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Xsl Date Difference Calculation

I have a requirement to calculate the difference between the current day and due day . I used the below formula and i was able to get the date difference . <xsl:value-of ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Footer Placeholder

I'm new to Sharepoint, and I'v just got responsible for applying the branding style of my company to it, actually I'm stuck at this footer thing. Goggling around people say that I just need to create ...
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Updating List Item based on Current Task:Assigned To value

I'm trying to update a List Item column based on the a Current Task's Assigned To value. However, following code doesn't work for me: If Current Task:Assigned To contains Car Update Item in Current ...
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Modify site title link URL

Is it possible to modify the v4.master in SharePoint 2010 Designer to another URL as "~site"? I wanna change the titel link URL to my Homepage URL. Here is the code from the v4.master page: <td ...
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how to hide dataformwebpart view ribbon tab

i am new to sharepoint, currently i am develop my site with sharepoint 2010 foundation, when i create a dataformwebpart and set the page to my homepage, an extra ribbon is coming out, my question is ...
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List View web part Column header Filter does not fetch list values updated via SharePoint Designer xsl calculation

I have a List View WebPart with a column 'due date 'and 'alert' . In SharePoint designer I have modifed the xsl and uses a calculation to check if duedate is 'today+5' and 'today-5' . Then I set ...
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related list web part ordering madness!

I am using SharePoint Designer to work on a DispForm.aspx form for a list which has some related lists tied to it. Up until today, the form would render in the browser as: list entry details for this ...
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SharePoint 2013 Document and/or List Library Grouping

How would I create the following in SharePoint 2013 (see image below): Is there a way to group documents by two and have it seperated? See #1 in the image. Also, is there a way to have different ...
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List in Sharepoint Preview Pane View, how do i get the item to be filled with the 1st item by default?

The Sharepoint Preview pane works ok, and will fill the information in when I hover over the first item on the left. But I want the first item information to be filled in when I load the page, can ...
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How to update an existing list item during a workflow to capture the newest list item

I have a custom build list to store status updates on a project. To add a new item, one simply click + NEW ITEM, fils in the Infopath 2013 form and clicks SAVE. Then a workflow is triggered to convert ...
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UI Sharepoint Masterpage help

I'm a front-end(UI) developer and working with my first Sharepoint site. I've been trying to find reliable Sharepoint themes or Custom masterpages that I can use and further customize. Can anyone ...
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Approval workflow “request change” task

I have a query about the Approval workflow in SharePoint 2010. When an Item is saved to the List, the request is updated to “in progress”. At this point, a Worklow Task is created. Users can then ...
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How to create a list item in a separate site collection using 2013 workflows and SPD?

How can I, using sharepoint designer, create a 2013 workflow that creates list items in other site collections than the one that the workflow was initiated in? I have read that it is possible with ...
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Sharepoint list in Preview Pane but without ECB menu (context menu)

This is doing my head in... I have a list, which I display in Preview Pane so that users can easily click through the list. But the problem is that the ECB menu appears, so users can edit the list. ...
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Use SharePoint 2013 “like” button as a “Sign up” button for events

I'm trying to create an SP 2013 list which I'm planning to use as Events calendar and hope you'll be able to help me with some ideas. The idea is the following: Everyone will be able to create ...
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How can I export all attachments from a SharePoint 2010 list without code?

Is there any solution in exporting all the attachments from a list without code? I do not have Visual Studio installed on my machine and am looking for a way to just grab all the attachments and place ...
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Workflow: Wait for field change in current item does not fire

I have a work flow that looks like this: wait for field to be not empty email people wait for field to be not empty email people The problem is that from some reason, some of the time (it is not ...
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SharePoint Column Replication

When importing an Excel file several columns are duplicated such as 'Title', 'Category', 'Created', etc. Can I control when these SharePoint generated columns are created or not?
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Send automatic email everyday

I have a list in SharePoint 2010 that contains Active Directory users in one column and their birthday in a second column. Early in the morning of their birthday I want SharePoint to automatically ...
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SPImport Error: An event receiver has canceled the request

im running below Powershell Import CMD to import a site import-spweb "URL" -Path "E:\" -updateVersions Overwrite -includeusersecurity -nofilecompression -Force and this gets below error ....... ...
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Full deploy with customization

I have installed 2 VM's (DC/SQL box and a SP2010app/VS2012 box). I have created a web app with its initial root site collection (based on Blank Site). My goal is to prepare the dev environment so ...
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Always show Header&Footer in Content Query WebPart

I want to add an header and a footer to the data displayed by a Content Query wp using SharePoint Designer. I had been following the following tutorials: Link 1 and Link 2. It works fine but the ...
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How to get Majority approval without canceling outstanding request change tasks

In SPD 2010 I have created a workflow that requires majority approval of a group before pushing the document to a separate read only library and cancelling the tasks assigned to the other group ...
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Help with SPCascadeDropdowns cascading lookup column

I have this jquery added to my editform.aspx in SharePoint. I want the childcolumn to also have unique values, although it may contain duplicates example below. Example. When I select mycountry, I ...
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Calculating correct version after publishing major version creates new draft version of document

I created a workflow to calculate the correct version of a document, taking into account that the documents we are putting onto SharePoint already have a version number before transfer to SharePoint. ...
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Is it possible to formate the date by Calculated Value property?

I created a field in list as DOB (Date and Time type). I want to display DOB in the format of '1 Oct 2013'.How can i achive this.Is it possible to do by Calculated Value property?
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User can View hiden details when editing Views

I created 2 Views for Sharepoint list and manage the Views with user Groups My Problem comes when User edit the View details that not in the View still visible (when you click and edit). Is there ...
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Set Permissions on a Document Library with a Workflow

G'day everyone, wondering if someone can help me with this one. I have a workflow that is attached to a list that creates a subsite, and creates a Group for that site, that group has Contribute ...
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XSLT query coming up as false

Any ideas why query results is coming up as false, although values are the same? <xsl:value-of ...
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Chart onclick load another chart - EventHandler not firing

I have created a visual web part in VS 2010 share point 2007. I have Start date End date Search button On click of chart I had created a pie chart and column chart . Now of pie or column chart ...
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Showing user image from active directory on some page

I have a page on which I want to show pictures of some users. The picture needs to be read from Active Directory. The user whose image will be shown is not logged in user but some other users. I ...