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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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delete item from primary list using sharepoint designer workflow

I have copied item from list A to list B based on particular field of list A. Like if item in list A has status = resolved, item will copy to list B. Can I do like when that particular item X get ...
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How can I use one list column to retrieve another column value in a different list

I have a web part that I display a data view of one list say List A (below). This list has one column as a lookup which is already another existing list say List B. Say, List A {Project Name, ID, ...
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Read SiteMapNodeCollection of another sitecollection in a webapplication

I am having a three site collection along with subsite in a same webapplication as below SiteCollection1 SubSite1.1 SubSIte1.2 SiteCollection2 SubSite2.1 SubSIte2.2 We have the requirment to ...
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Getting Information out of a “Collect Data from User” task

How do I get data out from the "Collect data from user" task that a workflow creates? So far my attempts have been failures.
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Error While saving list workflow in sharepoint designer 2013

I am trying to create custom workflow using SharePoint workflow 2013 at client side.While I am saving this, it thowas error-"Server side activities have been updated. You need to restart sharepoint ...
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Why is workflow giving access denied for admin/owner?

I have created a very basic workflow in SPD 2007 - for testing, I've narrowed it down to 1 step: "if 1 equals 1, send an email to myself". Also tried having it just update a field on that list item. ...
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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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Infopath form opens as read only and cannot be submitted by only some users

We have an infopath form that we created so our staff can submit their expenses through SharePoint. This form then needs to be signed and approved by someone in upper management. Once a form is ...
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Change the color of the blue sharepoint toolbar when clicking on the “Blog” option

We can change the color of the blue SharePoint toolbar by changing the color using the below code in the master page. div#suiteBarLeft{ background-color: red; } When we click on newsfeed, ...
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Sharepoint designer workflow based on secondary list

I have a main list with field "site" and a secondary list with field "site" and "manager name". There are 10 sites and each have manager name. I have created lookup field site in main list and value ...
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show progress bar or loading image while running spd 2010 workflow

I have a SP 2010 custom list which is fetching data from multiple lists. So I have written a workflow in SP Designer to get data (auto populate) from all lists. It's working fine, but taking more ...
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Using Bootstrap framework/foundation framework with Sharepoint

Is it possible to use bootstrap/foundation with SharePoint to improve the front end look of SharePoint 2010 or 2013? Can anyone suggest anything related to this? Thanks
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Sharepoint workflow issue

I have one infopath form and a workflow is running behind them on submit button. In one dropdown the values are coming from one custom list. In that list add new item option is also there. When user ...
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Sharepoint 2013 designer workflow error 401

I have created a designer workflow in SharePoint 2013 and i have published the workflow as a non system account (as required).But when i check the status of the workflow it say internal status ...
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Is it possible that SharePoint 2010 Approval Workflow returning value to SharePoint 2013 Workflow?

I have a requirement in which I have to create a SharePoint 2013 Designer Workflow and in that I have to call SharePoint 2010 Approval Workflow and from the output of Approval Workflow i.e. Approved ...
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Workflows stuck on starting Sharepoint 2010

We have an issue with a list that has some custom workflows we have created in SharePoint Designer. Each list item has 3 workflows attached to them, but the workflows just seem to sit at a ...
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Can a wokflow created by SharePoint Designer be restarted from where it got terminated?

I have a workflow created with SharePoint Designer. Sometimes the workflow becomes non-responsive and terminates deleting all the tasks and states for the workflow. From this link I gather that a ...
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How to build a CAML query with where clause

I have this CAML below and i'm tring to do something like this. Where username ='username' and id = 'id' <Query> <Where> <And> <Eq> ...
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SharePoint 2007 Custom Data View and Modified Date

What I am trying to accomplish is identify when the modfied date of a record is current to 6 days old, 7 to 13 days old and then older than 13 days. Is there an easy way to do this?
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Manually Workflow printing items from list

I have a problem with list item and printing them. I must create workflow or jscript printing this item using template. Steps that I need to do: Select item/items on list Run workflow or jscript ...
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Publishing workflow fails

Does anyone know what's the problem with a workflow (or sharepoint itself) if I cannot publish a workflow. If I check for errors I get a message that no errors are found and saving the workflow works. ...
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How to implement Infinite scrolling to SharePoint 2010

For example: The search page in SharePoint takes me a long period of time for loading results (what if I got more than 1 million results) so I need to display only 20-30 results first and then for ...
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How to automatically resizing div insde script editor webpart

I'm using a script editor to display a slider image.(I'm using a div and a javascript inside the script editor) But the problem i have is when the sharepoint site is viewed on a large screen the ...
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Can't open sharepoint designer 2010 when using Basic authentication over a non-SSL connection

I have a sharepoint site and we have to have basic authentication set for users to have access. But now when i go to open up a site in SP 2010 to do some work i get the error and get transferred to ...
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How to customize the output of User profile records using Visual Studio with the help of XSL

I have configured User Profile Synchronization Service on my Portal and I want to develop a custom Visual WebPart "Employee Directory" to display criteria based results fetched from User Profiles as ...
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Publishing SharePoint Designer Workflow 2013 from another server

I have a situation where i have a live server say "x" where SharePoint web application and SiteCollection are setup and another sever say "y" where SharePoint designer 2013 is installed,Now i have ...
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“On Item Created” SharePoint Designer Workflow doesnt start when creating list items via Code Activity in Visual Studio Workflow

Any help on what authentication settings are required on the application pools for the below simplified scenario: My List item has two fields. "Title" and "Flag" I create a new List Item with the ...
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What is the proper way to push a variable into a “person or group” field with a workflow?

I want to capture a person field as a variable and then use that variable to update another person field. Both are limited to one person, if that makes it any easier.
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Range of minutes

I have a date field and time, and want to take this 5 minute interval in the select minutes, I want to be in sequence, example: 00,01,02,03,04,05,...55,56,57,58,59. How can this be done?
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what are the skills required for a SharePoint UI/UX Developer [closed]

What are the skills required for becoming a SharePoint UI Developer. What tools and applications will be used in developing UI.
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How to use “matching” field from one list to the same field in another list in designer?

I have a library which has a person field for each document. I have a list which has the same columns. When a document is added to my library, I want to update all items in my list with a line of ...
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sharepoint 2013 workflow triggered by 2010 approval workflow

I am stymied - we are on O365 - All i need to do is capture the fact that the 2010 approval workflow has approved a document - i will then copy the content to another list with a simple 2013 designer ...
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SharePoint 2010 Workflow - Send email to item owner 1 month in advance

I'm very much learning the basics of Workflows and need to carry out the following to a list of meeting 'Agenda items' with the 'Date/time' and 'Presenter(s)' (sorry that this is probably ridiculously ...
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sharepoint stopped working after AD password change

I have sharepoint 2010 installed on my local box for evaluation pourpouses. I had it all working fine until a few days ago when I had to change my AD password. Now, the central administration website ...
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Help with sharepoint designer 2010

I have created a workflow which first of all checks for status being closed, and if closed - stops. If not the workflow continues to step 2 which checks is a field is empty and if not, again the ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 Error: Could not find the webserver at “Host Name” on port 80

I am trying to open a SharePoint website "http://qasite.organization.com/SharepointSite/". But I am getting the following error in Sharepoint Designer as follows, Could not find a web server at ...
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Creating Items in Drop-Off Library via SPD Workflow

Today I learned you can't move items to a Drop Off Library via workflow and expect its routing rules to kick in automatically. You then have to manually "Submit" each item, even if all metadata is ...
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move items from one list to another list using sharepoint designer 2010

Can we move list items from list A to list B using designer 2010. I can see option to copy item but not move. I do not want to copy items. eg. List A has 1000 iems. There is a status field.Now all ...
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Skip user approval in Collect Data

There is a way to skip user approval if he is on vacation? For example, I have a list with the username and the checkbox (Yes/No) if he is on vacation. But how should I check to skip his approval? ...
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Concerning SharePoint Home Page how do you change it

https://Example.sharepoint.com/SitePages/Home.aspx How do you edit this page? Is this part of team site?
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How to make DisplayForm.aspx ribbon space into 3 parts like Manage, Actions and MyCustomPart?

I want to divide displayForm.aspx ribbon into 3 parts instead of 2 parts Manage and Action . Is it possible to do this sp designer 2010? If yes, how? Here i want to create group and place my custom ...
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Why sharepoint 2013 workflow canceles without any error?

I install and configure workflow manager and register it to sharepoint 2013. I create a very simple workflow to set a column. and I set that workflow can start automatically when an item added or ...
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What's the fastest way to develop custom native-looking SharePoint pages?

I'm trying to develop a couple of custom application pages for SharePoint 2010 that will be accessible from the central administration page as a part of my application, basically serving as a front ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 web service - GetListItems not working in Chrome & firefox

function GetListItems() { var soapEnv = "<?xml version='1.0' encoding='utf-8'?><soap:Envelope xmlns:soap='http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/'>" + ...
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Inserting Multi-line text field quick part from SharePoint Crashes Word

Title pretty much sums it up. Working on a doc template for a library, have a bunch of quick parts already inserted for various columns of the content type. If I add a multi-line text field, it will ...
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Edit List Forms in SharePoint Desinger to show attach file in list form

I'm trying to edit my new form and edit form in a customer sp list in SP Designer, so users can upload files directly while completing the form, rather than remembering to scroll up to the ribbon and ...