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How to change the color of each column in a SharePoint chart?

How does one change the color of each column in a SharePoint Chart Web part? For example the "passed" column would be green, the "stopped" would be red. I am pulling data from this list: It ...
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SharePoint 2013 “The URL Format is Invalid”

I have been chasing up an error and am struggling to resolve. I can browse my SharePoint site fine the only issue is Excel web app features do no display correct that's apparent to users However in ...
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SharePoint Designer encountered an error during setup

I'm trying to install SharePoint Designer 2010, 32bit. The installation gets all the way to the end and then says "Microsoft SharePointDesigner encountered an error during setup. The file {901......
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Automatically add attachment to new list item

is there any way to automatically add an attachment stored on the SP server to the new list item? I enter the URL of the file and this file will be stored after adding item in lists/list_name/...
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Editing Appearance of Lookup Field in SP Workflow Email

I have a workflow that sends an email when a new item is added to a list. The email includes the creator of the new item, which uses a lookup value. CurrentItem-CreatedBy-String = [%Current Item:...
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Error when trying to view Previous Version of a File in SharePoint

Whenever I try and access a file's version history in SharePoint Designer (2013 in this case), I get the following error: Versions cannot be accessed at this time server is busy This is a ...
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Set require view based on views

So I need some field required for specific participant in the middle of the workflow. The 1st few participant won't even see that field in their view. If I set the field mandatory, then there will ...
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Participant in parallel block review document in different views

I am currently doing parallel steps in sharepoint designer 2010. I want different participants in parallel blocks see different views of the document. Also complete their tasks after reviewing the ...
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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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PreSaveAction not working for Page Layout Edit mode

I have an article page where I need to do some custom validations in Edit mode(page layout). I tried with PreSaveAction method but I guess it only works for list forms. Any idea how I can validate few ...
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Create Multiple items with workflow (sp designer)

When someone asks some vacations, i have to create items in a sharepoint list...one item per days...is it possible with a workflow to create multiple items? Lambda situation: The user creates a list ...
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How to customize the email in “request change” under the approval workflow SharePoint 2010?

Can the email that is sent to notify users of a 'Change Request' be edited? I don't see an option in the approval process SharePoint 2010
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SharePoint Publishing Webcontrol Rich Image Field

I have using Rich Image Filed in Custom Page layouts to add the images and page layout is used for Publihsing sites with variations English and Arabic. I am facing a veried issues on publishing page ...
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Error publishing workflow: Sharepoint Designer encountered an error generating the task form

On my laptop, connect to the SharePoint 2010 server which is across the internet, no VPN. I can edit workflows, save them, but not publish. I did have to edit reg keys per this article to get the ...
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Why there is extra space at the bottom of the masterpage?

I have placed a button which Hides/Shows SharePoint ribbon onclick. So initially when the page is loaded the ribbon gets hidden. Due to which there is an extra white space below every page which uses ...
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How do I filter a Choice Selection Column in a SharePoint 2010 form based on previous inputs?

I'm using SharePoint 2010 and I'm trying to build a list that will be used to Reserve Parking Spaces(1-5) for a particular day. I have a list that is used to store the person's information, a date, ...
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SPDesigner - pageLayOut aspx file

Hello I want to get only date and month in pagelayout. I edin aspx file. This is my code: <div class="event-date"> <span> <%@ SPContext.Current.ListItem["SODigitalPageDate"] != ...
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How can i check Today is Equal to DayName in SharePoint Designer Workflow with out any customCode

I have a workflow, it will run on weekly basis, i have to check Today is equal to some DayName. then i hav to send an email. How can i check Today is Equal to DayName, here DayName is String.
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how to associate a sharepoint 2013 designer worklfow to a content type using csom

i want to associate a SharePoint 2013 designer workflow to a content type using CSOM. Has anybody implemented it?
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Error while publishing the workflow in sharepoint designer 2013

Currently, I've configured workflow manager in sharepoint server 2013 for using shareoint 2013 workflow in designer. But, while publishing the workflow, it shows following error: System....
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Failed on Start (Workflow was canceled by System Account.)

When I add an "if condition" to my working workflow, It doesn't work anymore and gives error: "Failed to Start". (Workflow was canceled by System Account.) My "if condition" is in below image framed ...
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Creating form with Infopath designer [duplicate]

How to create form with condition drop down. Like If I click option "Other" then only a text box should appear in the form. How to do it ? Urgent Like : If I ans 6th question as "Yes: then only the ...
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SharePoint Online - Save button in new Edit form opens document after save

I've created a new custom Edit form for a document library in SharePoint Designer. Save button saves data, but opens the document after save. How can I fix it? I tried to define Save button using ...
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Exception handling in the SharePoint Workflow 2013

My workflow is quite long and have a lot of Stages. Stages include stuff like Create new Tasks Send email to a few people. Update some fields in the list. Most of the times while sending email, ...
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how do I stop a 2013 workflow immediately after i have assigned a task

I have a requirement where in I have started a workflow. I have assigned a task and now I do not want to wait for task action. I want the workflow to end just after the task is created. How do I do ...
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Sharepoint designer, workflow checkbox

I'm very new to the SharePoint designer and am trying to create workflows at the moment. I've created a new employee list, where I've created a choice column called software and within software there ...
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Approval/Feedback workflow: how to change the task status with a custom button on InfoPath Form?

I created two workflows, one based on the approval workflow and another based on the feedback workflow via SharePoint Designer 2010. For both workflows I'm trying to find a solution to add a custom ...
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SharePoint 2010 Library Tree View

What is the best way to create a SharePoint tree view web part for a document library?
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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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Page creation in SharePoint for styling

Should I create page using "Page From Master" in master pages in navigation in Sharepoint designer or create a Webpart page or ".aspx" page in SharePoint designer or using "site Actions" and attach a ...
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What permissions do I need to open site & workflows in SharePoint Designer 2007

I'm trying to view/edit a workflow in SharePoint 2007, but keep getting denied access. In SharePoint Designer, I click open site, then I put in the URL of the site. Only a portion of the site ...
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How to install/use SharePoint 2013 workflow template

I have to use the SP 2013 workflow, but somehow that option is not available in the drop down menu "Choose the workflow platform for the new workflow" I have installed workflowmanager.exe and also ...
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JSLink custom field type not working in a form created by SharePoint Designer

I have created a custom field type for a SharePoint 2013 list using the JSLink method. It is basically a rich text editor that uses Ckedit.js. It works fine with SharePoint's default new/edit forms ...
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SharePoint 2013 and InfoPath forms incompatible

When using my published InfoPath form in SP2013 I find the users that have MSO 2013 are able to use the form as for those who are on MSO 2010 this is the error. This article I found while scouring ...
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Album in SharePoint 2013

I added the Gallerie Libary to SharePoint using this Tutorial Now I want Albums with different cover-pictures. How I can create it?
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Using key Performance indicator on SharePoint 2010

I have a list, how do i add kpi indicator on the list. Since I have a column on that list as Project health. If I add green on project health i want to display green round, if yellow then yellow ...
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SharePoint designer 2013 crashes on publish

When I try to publish any workflow from the SP Designer 2013, the application crashes.. Problem signature: Problem Event Name: APPCRASH Application Name: SPDESIGN.EXE Application Version: 15.0....
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SharePoint Designer 2013 Send e-mail with specified FROM address

I tried to recreate a workflow in SPD2013 following advice there link It was Call HTTP Web service action that recreates JSON code. When I run this site workflow, I don't get any e-mails. I traced the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Infopath 2010 form Send e-mail From user created this form

I am novice in SharePoint 2013. I have task to customize Infopath 2010 form so that the user created this form can automatically send the email with data and attached PDF file to recipient. I found ...
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cancel all running workflows from another workflow in SharePoint designer 2010

Currently, I have a workflow [WF1] that would check if the item has been submitted or saved. If it has been submitted, then the workflow would start another workflow [WF2] for the approval process. ...
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Workflow being executed multiple times after editing an item

I have 5 workflows all automatically starting when an item is changed. However, these workflows keep on executing even after editing the item.
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CSS Styling WebPartPages in a custom page layout

Here's the situation: On prem SharePoint 2013 Creating custom page layout for a group within our company. They want the styling to always be the same for headers, pictures, etc. Here's what I've ...
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SharePoint Online, Change Column Widths On Custom List

I have created a Custom List via Importing Excel Spreadsheet. How do I adjust the column widths? I tried to follow the below link, (my view is AllItems.aspx) and it never shows me the menu outlined ...
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How can I have the contents of an item from one list copied to another, with user added?

Apologies if this has been answered, I searched but couldn't find exactly what I needed. Scenario: I have created a training library site for our organization which has 2 lists. List 1 - Training ...
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Infopath dropdown

I want to creat a form through InfoPath - In a such a way that, if I select "Yes" option then only I should get text box to add my comments. Otherwise it should not appear in the feedback form. How ...
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Send workflow emails to the managers of multiple users added to “person or group” column/field

I have a simple SharePoint list and I want to send multiple emails when a new item is added: Email to the creator (straight-forward) Emails to each of the potentially multiple users added to "person ...
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How to use XSLT in sharepoint

I am new to XSLT coding in SharePoint, but I know that we can use XSLT coding to create a list view with more sty-lings. I have a list named "detailsOfEmployee" with columns title, name, Id, salary, ...
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Is it possible to pre configure a summary link webpart in a custom page layout with several links?

I created a custom page layout with SharePoint Designer for use as a new default or welcome page in a publishing site. The page layout should contain a summary link web part that is pre configured ...
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Workflow get email from text field - SharePoint 2013

I have a form which has a series of fields. One field is populated using conditional formatting. The field that is populated is a text field. Once the selection is evoked the text field is populated. ...
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Getting an error while publishing root post in SharePoint 2013

I am trying to create a new root post by REST Api. This is my service https://MyDomain/_api/social.feed/my/feed/post Header X-RequestDigest unique Id I generated by /_api/contextinfo Content-...