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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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Global Navigation drop down menu subsite level

My Sub site Hierarchy is as follows: HOME Subsites Subsite 1 Subsite 1a Subsite 1b Subsite 2 Subsite 2a Subsite 2b The Global ...
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Set image of a field in a Custom List according to the status of Workflow

I have to design an out of the box custom list which contains some Objective and their targets. I have to design a workflow which assigns tasks to three different groups serially. There is one status ...
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Modifying NewForm without SharePoint Designer

I want to customize the EditForm.aspx of a list but SharePoint Designer is disabled on this site collection. What is the best way to modify EditForm if I can't access it through SPD?
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Unable to publish 2010 workflow in SP Designer 2013

I am trying to create a 2010 workflow in SP Designer 2013. When I try to publish the workflow, I get the following error: (-1, -1) Could not write to output file ...
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check out page from SharePoint 2013 designer workflow throws an error

I have a somewhat complex requirement. We have implemented variations in our project. Now, when a page is created in the source site, we want to assign a unique id to this page. When this page is ...
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Difference between WebPart & Visual Web Part

I'm not sure how Visual Web Part is different from the actual Web Part in SharePoint 2010. Thanks!
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SPD Workflow Approval Task- Unexpected Error When Viewing Task

I have a SPD 2010 workflow that is starting an approval process and assigning a task to a user. I'm running into an odd issue. When a user with contribute permissions on the Task list tries to view ...
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Issues with SPFilterDropdown in SPD2013

To start things, I have little knowledge beyond the basic concepts of SPD and being a newbie... What I want to accomplish is to only have certain values from another list show up in which their ...
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Help with the Dashboard Designer

I need help with the Dashboard Designer, does not allow me to perform any action it shows me a message that says it can not connect to PerformancePoint Services, and have reviewed the settings and can ...
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GetitembyId in list

SPWeb web = SPContext.Current.Web; SPList list = web.Lists["MyList"]; SPListItem item = list.GetItemById(1); item["Title"] = TextBox_Name.Text; item["ProductNumber"] = TextBox_ProdNum.Text; ...
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How to Create a Edit Item Button in a web part

I was recently tasked with creating a Edit List Item Link button in a WebPart for a SharePoint List. The button will act identical to the Edit Item button on the UIRibbon, but needs placed above the ...
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how to iterate the folder items in sharepoint designer workflow?

I have a sharepoint 2013 list and I have created folder and created items in it. I want to loop through the folder items in sharepoint designer 2013 workflow. how to achieve it? Thanks, Anitha
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Approval workflow with specified approver

I am quite a newbie with SharePoint Designer. I have been playing around a bit with approval workflows, but I can't seem to get it right. Can someone please help me a bit with some kind of guide of ...
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Auto updating field

I am working on a form that requires an auto updating field. The requested format is last two digits of the year followed by "-01". Is there a way to do this without using visual studio and only ...
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Sharepoint workflow to send e-mail to task owner when all predecesser task is completed

How do I create a workflow with SharePoint Designer 2013 to send an e-mail to a task owner when all predecessor tasks are completed?
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SharePoint Online 2013 - Workflows Fail

I have created a very simple workflow that hard-codes some values into a dictionary, then writes the dictionary values to the status of the workflow. When I publish and run it manually to my ...
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How to Copy List item to Another list using sharepoint designer 2013 workflow

I have used this workflow action in past with designer 2007, 2010, but 2013 sharepoint designer has Copy List Item workflow action missing. i am building a workflow in 2013 deisnger, now i want to ...
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How to get the values inside the folder in SPD workflow?

I have a custom list. And I have created folder structure in that list.I want to get the folder content in SharePoint DEsigner Workflow. How to do it? Thanks, Anitha
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Show row number of list item

We have a list which should be display the row number of the item. A calculated column doesn't work. So I worked with the SharePoint designer. I added different "code" to my column but number 1 ...
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workflow 2013 view permission does not execute

I have a workflow 2013 calling workflow 2010 to run the Impersonate step so that permissions on a custom list that is submitted by the user is set to view only. I want to change these permissions so ...
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Transferring Sites

Now im Working on Development or test server and im about to finish the branding and everything on Sharepoint enterprise server 2013 all my work done in /Style Library , _catalogs/masterpage/ and Page ...
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Setting up approval workflow in sharepoint designer 2007

I am trying to setup Approval workflow in sharepoint designer 2007: User creates a new list item Should trigger an email and assign the task to manager Manager reviews the item an clicks on ...
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Dropdown menu with XML data source gives web part error

I am using SharePoint designer to build a page with a data view web part that displays the contents of a 6,000 record XML file that is structured like the example below with each "Details" element ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Designer workflow suspended

Workflow suspended: Details: An unhandled exception occurred during the execution of the workflow instance. Exception details: System.InvalidOperationException: Looking up a value using a key is ...
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Workflow doesn't create tasks anymore

I created a custom workflow via copy&modify of the OOB feedback workflow in SharePoint Designer 2010. When the workflow is started there are usually tasks created for every participant of the ...
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Person or Group field logic check

In response to this Workflow - send email on single field change? You said to "create an additional field for project lead that is hidden from the forms. On item creation, a workflow populates this ...
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Workflow - send email on single field change?

My question is similar to this post. I just want my workflow to send an email when the "project lead" field changes. I currently have a workflow that fires once when the item is created, simply ...
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SPD Workflow 'Get Item From Dictionary' throws error 'Indexing by an interger value is not supported'

I am using a SharePoint Designer 2013 workflow attempting to use the "Get Items From A Dictionary" on JSON data obtained through a web service but it is always giving the error: ...
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How do you change the approval status back to Pending if an already approved document has been edited?

I have an approval workflow in a document library. It's manually started by the user because they may not want to start it everytime they edit a document. The workflow is as follows: If for UK ...
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Mapping InfoPath People Picker to SharePoint Person or Group

I have a form designed in InfoPath and published to SharePoint 2010. I have three fields that are "People Picker" in InfoPath and need to be able to filter them in SharePoint using [me]. I have ...
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Sharepoint 2013 and ajax problem

I used that Ajax branding technique to load list items or any document library item into my design in Sharepoint 2010 now im working on 2013 and with the same technique i got failure $.ajax({ url: ...
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SharePoint 2010 workflow fail to run after pause

Situation: A Custom List and a approval workflow designed by SharePoint Designer 2010 The approval workflow will pause 5 mins when the item created , after pause, will start the approval process. ...
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Workflow to trigger email notification when new document is added/edited not sending email

I am new to SharePoint, especially SharePoint 2013. I have created a workflow via SharePoint Designer 2013 with the following conditions- If a new document is created with the "Date Created" equaling ...
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SharePoint 2010 Approval Work Flow Form - Link to Attachment

I have created a custom approval workflow that works as expected. However I am trying to add a link on the approval form to any attachments that were assigned during the creation of the list item. ...
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How to create site custom field

How can i create custom fields for a site or sub site like Title and Description i've sub sites and every site has unique banner and some information i want the user will be able to add these ...
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Calculate Field with a Lookup Additional Column

Would like to ask some suggestion if i have 2 lists (Vendor List & Order List). Where Vendor List is contain with name & discount fields And i create new list "Order List" with field Items, ...
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Workflow condition using a lookup column

I am sure this is something quite simple but I can't seem to figure this out (I am new to SPD and workflows in general). I am building a workflow to notify key individuals of a new item(s) being ...
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How to Bind textbox/ListBox from one List with depending on other Dropdownlist populated with Another Sharepoint list in InfoPath?

I have a DropDownList which is populated with One SharePointList in INFOPATH DESIGNER and the value for other textboxes are filled depending on this DropDownList Selected Value using Rules & ...
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Picture Library failed to load

since i added those three lines to Masterpage <sharepoint:scriptlink name="MicrosoftAjax.js" runat="server" defer="False" localizable="false" /> <sharepoint:scriptlink ...
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Cannot save document properties with workflow enabled

I have created a simple workflow (through SharePoint designer 2013) on a document library. This workflow has one step, to email the users in a group when a new document is uploaded. The email ...
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Workflow fails to publish, error when compiling (SP 2013)

I am having errors publishing workflows. This was working and all of a sudden stopped. From the error message I am taking it as a permissions issue? System.InvalidOperationException: Operation ...
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SBS 2011: can't open web-based Sharepoint Designer

I'm quite a newbie with Sharepoint, so please bear with me if I can't even ask the question appropriately... We installed SBS 2011 (Sharepoint 2010) a couple of years ago and it's running fine. We ...
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How to send reminder by using list item created user?

I need to send mail if created item in list past three from "created" field and "Process status" field is equal to Pending. Instead of mention the date i want mention this formula ...
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InfoPath customize action when button is clicked

In an InfoPath 2013 form that accesses a custom list, I would like to add functionality to the form. When a user clicks on a button, checkbox, and/or some other item, I would like to change a ...
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Unable to register the Workflow Service with SharePoint(HTTP)

Unable to register the Workflow Service with SharePoint(HTTP) When I run the command to register: Register-SPWorkflowService -SPSite http://servername:port/ -WorkflowHostUri ...
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How can I eliminate “string;#” from the start of the label text in a DVDropDownList populated from another list?

I'm having trouble migrating a form from a 2010 SharePoint List to a 2013 compaitble SharePoint list after our SharePoint server was upgraded to 2013, and SharePoint designer lost its design view. I'm ...
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Removing transparent padding/border from inside of the editable ''textlayoutzones''

So, i am trying to remove the blank space that is between the text and the outline of the editable zones on my main page. I have already removed all the padding and boarders that were outside the ...
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Impersonation Step that's dependent on an IF condition

I'm writing a workflow for a dispatch process in a warehouse. The item goes through several stages before it can be closed, and at each stage, the item must be edited by different groups. I'm ...
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Sharepoint server 2013 slow performance

Recently upgraded from 2010 to 2013 everything works fine but the performance is very slow whenever i open sherepoint designer it take too much time to communicate with the server especially after ...