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Cannot resolve Activity

I'm unable to publish a workflow in Sharepoint Designer 2013, errors are found when compiling the workflow. The workflow files were saved but cannot be run. I even tried to delete SPD Cache folder, ...
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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 copy list column value in other column using SharePoint designer workflow in Moss

I cannot use visual studio here. We have a list with columns "New Type" and "Old Type". When user change/edits the value of "New Type" column then workflow should trigger email notification and value ...
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Explorer View on the Wiki Section of SharePoint

Does any one know if you can open a Wiki site page on SharePoint in Explorer View? If not is there any way around this or will I need to create a new wiki/section to enable me to complete this task? ...
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Adding a non WCF SOAP wsdl as external content type in sharepoint manager

This is location to my wsdl, it is WSDL created by Spring WS: http://foo.bar/local/rpc/file.wsdl I am trying to add the connection to external data source from sharepoint designer. In the selection ...
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create my own jquery form from sharepoint designer 2010

How can I create my own custom jQuery form from within SharePoint Designer 2010, with my own validation tactics for the form, and my own post data processing with Ajax? Any good tuturials out there?
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Creating Dashboards

I'm just new to the concept of dashboards. And have been tasked with building one for monitoring hardware / software applications around the business. I was just reading about this. And came across ...
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My Site Issue in SharePoint 2013 “internet explorer cannot display the webpage”

I configured my site in SharePoint 2013,when i am clicking "AboutMe"in the top ribbon it was opening the page "internet explorer cannot display the webpage" but for a site administrator i can able ...
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Call executeQueryAsync method second time gives first time result

In the code I tried to get the data from 2 different LIST. Input of the second query will be done after executing first list. $(document).ready(function () { $("#SearchButton").click(function ...
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Blog not responding to underlying list changes

I have a blog that uses an underlying list (SharePoint 2010). I have changed the view so that any blog post in the Category "Test Post" will not appear in this list (be hidden)(it works!). However, ...
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ASPX vs HTML forms

I would like to create a couple of custom new/edit forms for lists. In the past I used InfoPath but I wanted to move on to an alternative since InfoPath is going away. This would be my first attempt ...
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How can I close discussions in SharePoint 2013 Community Site

I have been handed a requirement for a community forum intranet project I am part of. part of the spec is a retention policy which will automate closing inactive threads, retain them for a period in ...
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Trying to open Explorer View with Internet Explorer 11

I am currently trying to open Explorer View on SharePoint so that I can move documents into folders. I un-installed all the updates on my Internet Explorer so that I had Internet Explorer 9 on my ...
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Person Field Not showing any data in Data Form Web Part

I am facing a strange issue in the Data form Web Part Environment: SharePoint 2010 Details: I have a list on which I am creating a data form web part. The field contains two person or group type ...
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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 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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Making a “dialog” modal box wider - for a form - beginner

I am just learning SharePoint now, thus I don't know how do anything advanced such as modifying the CSS/JS/JQuery to change the width. Essentially, I am trying to modify the width of the dialog that ...
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Can't Insert stage in SharePoint Designer

I can't insert stage in my workflow by using SharePoint Designer 2013. It is always disabled. What should I do? I use Designer 2010 platform. Can it be the reason for my problem?
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Creating a Subsite login

Ok, I'm a newbie to Sharepoint, and I don't even know if this is possible. We have a subsite on a Sharepoint server (Office 365). This is what the bosses want: Front page of the site is this ...
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SharePoint Designer Site Workflow: Check if list item exists

I've been assigned the task of mantaining a site in SP 2010 which was not developed by me. I've recently found out that one site workflow fails because it tries to delete an item which sometimes ...
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Prevent Overlapping Sharepoint Calnder List

I have created one calendar list for a meeting room in SharePoint 2013. How can I warn the user for double booking and overlapping events without using C# code?
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Calculated column help

I have a Column with Title like below "sharepoint Documents(sp2010)". Now i want to have a calculated coulmn that will have sp2010. I have tried like this it is working but it has the value like ...
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Restore a Post.aspx issue in home page and individual blog post

I am working in SP2013. I deleted the Home page posts web part and added again but it was showing different view. Also I edited the individual blog post current view, unchecked the column, click ...
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Cannot see Master Pages in SharePoint Designer 2013 In root site

I'm using SharePoint 2013 with SharePoint Designer 2013. I open my localhost sharepoint site with Designer but I cannot see master pages in the left panel. But when I open subsites with designer now I ...
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How can I copy lookup field value to another site list in lookup filed?

How can I copy lookup field value to another site list in lookup filed? Situation, I’ve a main site list , list1 and there have lookup field from list11, I've build sub site and copy my list1 from ...
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Add a button to ribbon in SharePoint 2013 without using Visual Studio

Can any one let me know how can I add a button to the ribbon of a SharePoint 2013 list without using visual studio code? Whenever I click on the button it will go to a different URL.
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How to create new External Content Type on SharePoint Designer

I'm trying to create a new External Content Type on Sharepint Designer , but where I try to insert the web services wisdom into the "New Connection -> WCF Connection " I get the following error: ...
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Customizing a Sharepoint FAQ List

So I used the info I found here (http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4751691/best-way-to-implement-faq-on-sharepoint-site) to build a FAQ list for my company. However, it has some issues that I can't ...
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javascript returns 1 hour behind calendar date

I have the below javascript to retrieve Start date time and an End date time for an event. while(liEnum.moveNext()) { var oLiCal=liEnum.get_current(); var localDate = moment(); ...
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Table of Contents for all wiki pages?

I know that I'm supposed to search for data in a Wiki but I would like to structure the data in some kind of tree. Is this possible? Right now I just have pages that do not really belong to anything ...
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iLoveSharePoint Create a Site with Publishing

So it looks like I may have screwed the pooch on this one... Being ignorant to publishing, I activated it to edit the master page after I did a bunch on custom workflow stuff. One of which was the ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2007 Multiple Step Workflow Causes Error: “Failed On Start (Retrying)”

I am designing a workflow in sharepoint designer to manage the approval process for an infopath form. I am using sharepoint server 2007. My sharepoint site already has a form library dedicated to the ...
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How to get 'form digest value' used in REST call?

I am trying to delete a web by calling the REST service from a SharePoint 2013 workflow. The MSDN reference here tells the syntax like $.ajax({ url: "http://<site url>/_api/web", type: ...
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sharepoint datetime picker is not showing on mozila and chrome browser

sharepoint 2007 datetime picker is not showing on mozila and chrome browser. It's only working on IE, Any help would be appreciated. Thanks Azad
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Workflow HELP: Sharepoint designer 2010 template

On SP 2013 with SPD 2010 workflow template My need is the following when a document is uploaded in a document library: a topic (subject) is created in a discussion board with the name of the ...
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Check duplicate item workflow

I need to make my custom list items distinct that's being used for a dropdown lookup. Please help. Here's the scenario. I have 2 lists, the list1 have a workflow that copies an item into my list2. ...
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How to Attach Master Page into A New ASPX / HTML Page

I'm using Sharepoint Designer 2013 and I want to make a new page using either in ASPX or HTML. So, I did make a new ASPX page called test_1.aspx, and I typed only <h1>Helloooo</h1> just ...
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XSLT - Field Value shows in designer, but all field values does not render in browser except @Title

SharePoint 2010 I have project I'm working with, using Accordion within EasyTabs. Everything works fine, but when the page is rendered in the browser fields drop off. Except for the @Title field. ...
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Sharepoint beginner

I'm a Sharepoint beginner, just getting into it. Please suggest me some best way to learn sharepoint and best books available in the market. We are using SharePoint 2013.
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How can I change URL of existing list?

If I create a list with a name like Project Risks it gives it a url like: http://myhost/mysite/Lists/Project%20Risks/AllItems.aspx. If I customize the list and then decide I want it call Project ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 Template using both Default and Custom Masterpage problem

I have created a site based on the standard blog site, with the following changes: I created two new master pages; default.master (set as default) and custom.master (set as custom). I pointed a ...
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Round-Robin Review Assignment in SharePoint 2010

It is possible to have round-robin review assignment in workflow sharepoint designer? For example, when someone upload document, it will be send to the review board. Assume this review board has 3 ...
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Making consolidated lists in SharePoint 2010

I'm currently running into problems trying to create a view of consolidated lists on SharePoint. I'm trying to create a view on a main site to display a consolidated list comprised of a number of ...
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Failure on setting Person/Group column via SPD

I have a SharePoint Online site where I am trying to set a person/group column via a SharePoint Designer workflow. The Library where I am trying to set the column has major versioning enabled and ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 not save changes

When I edit a master page with SharePoint Designer I save changes and then I close SharePoint Designer. When I open that master page again, the last changes doesn't exist.
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Creating view from multiple list in Sharepoint 2013 out of box?

I have created 3 list. In 1st list, there are 2 fields. In 2nd list, there are 3 fields. In 3rd list, there are 2 fields. I am in need to create view using those 3 lists by viewing some fields only. ...
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Retrieve Fields/Column Names of a Sharepoint List using Javascript

<script type="text/javascript"> function retrieveFieldsOfListView(){ var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var web = clientContext.get_web(); var list = ...
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SharePoint 2010 designer workflow multillevel approval

SharePoint 2010 designer workflow - start approval process action. It is multiple level approval. At third/last stage, it should be just approve (Reject option should not be present) How can this be ...
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How to have a mini calendar webpart instead of the default calendar views

I ould like to have a mini calendar webpart that gets that from the calendar list. Something like this sample calendar view Thanks