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Custom theme in SharePoint Designer

Right, I've created a custom theme (TESTTHEME) and have managed to change various css styles etc... to fit in with my design. Now I've come to personalise the navigation I need to drop some new ...
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Extract last day of the year

How can I extract last day of the current year using the created date in a calculated column? I need the full date with the time. Please help.
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Data Connection is working only in the 1 of the 2 approval processes

So here is the scenario. I have a workflow for a SharePoint list and it contains two approval processes (each one is triggered if its conditions are met). Let's say that the first approval process ...
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How to create a custom page using master page Sharepoint designer 2013

I am learning sharepoint designer, and one of the things i have been trying to do today is to create a custom page! I want to use an existing master page to create it, but every time I Attach the ...
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lookup column's mapped property result shows null values

I am having a lookup column in a list, for making SharePoint Search for that list I have given the mapped property of the lookup column, result it shows null values. However I made some other column ...
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Use metadata navigaion in blog

I tried to create in blog (blog site template) navigation based on metadata. I've created a new column (metadata type) and choose category from this list. But, how I can use metadata navigation (like ...
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Wait for field change in current item not triggering when field is not empty

I have created a workflow where the workflow waits for a single line field not NOT be empty. When this occurs the workflow should continue. I have two columns: WebinarTitle - This is a single line ...
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Update Status of an associated Task in a SharePoint list Column (Field)

I have a SharePoint list titled as "Request". I have a workflow associated to this SharePoint list, which has an action of "Starting a task process". I have custom task actions associated with the ...
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InfoPath Rule to run when dropdown is blank

I'm drawing a blank and don't know what to do at the moment. I have a list with InfoPath 2010 and Designer 2013 running on it. Within the form, I have a dropdown control called Status, which by ...
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execute a workflow on multiple list items automatically even the items are not changed

Can a workflow automatically execute for all items that will meet the criteria even if the items are not modified anymore? My logic is: All items in List A that are closed, and aging >50 days ...
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SharePoint Designer workflow 2013 Suspends with HTTP 500

I have created a SharePoint designer workflow which works perfectly but as soon as i put a send email action the workflow gets suspended and gives the following error RequestorId: ...
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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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Where to check the Mapped Property of lookup ID column

I am having this lookup column(ESI_ProjectSeqNoLookupId) in lists. I want the Mapped property for this column where to check?
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excel upload with only specific columns

I'm trying to upload an Excel file to SharePoint, but i would like to only upload columns AL, B, and AU, and wondering if SharePoint has a way to do this, or if Excel has a way i can upload it to a ...
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Can't create a new web site in SP Designer with Local Admin permission

I need to set up a SharePoint system in my work place. The administrator installed SharePoint server 2010 on a Windows server 2008 R2 virtual machine with his "domain-admin" permission and gave my ...
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2013 Workflow - Clearing a field

Using SP2013, SPD2013, 2013 Workflow I'm building some workflows that, at various stages, need to clear the data from a field. In this case it is a "Person or Group" field. The way I'm trying to do ...
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Submission of data depending the view you are currently in Infopath

So here is the problem, I have created one SharePoint list and an InfoPath form. As soon as, the user clicks the add new item link the InfoPath form is being displayed in the main view. Clicking one ...
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SharePoint sensitive files and permissions

I am trying to setup permissions on some of my sensitive files in order to make them secure in the SharePoint environment and also just want those files view by specific people at my work. Is a good ...
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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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How to get specific string from the email content that store in the SharePoint and show the string in the another column?

If the email store to document library (not as attachments to other list items). How I could just retrieve the specific string from the email text for the current user and show the result in the ...
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How to move an item from one custom list to another custom list?

I have two Custom Lists (Timesheet and Weekly Timesheet). My requirement is if any item exceeds the time length (or days) in "timesheet" list for more than 7days then that item has to be copied ...
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SharePoint Foundation 2013 - Designer workflow email lookup resolving address as “i:0#.w|domain\username”

With the "Send an Email" workflow action in Designer, using the directory to add users or manually typing a domain user's e-mail address is resolving the recipient address it sends to the SMTP server ...
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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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Library missing from List and Libraries in SharePoint designer 2013. The library is available from All sites though

Have a document library which was working fine till today. It has suddenly gone missing from the List and Libraries in SPD 2013. It is available through All Sites and also through a workflow ...
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How to compare 2 Dates in filter? SharePoint 2013

I have a column named Birthday and I have created a calculated calumn named BirthGET its formula is: =TEXT(Birthday,"dd/mm").for example a field in Birthday column would be 28/05/1998, now the value ...
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Editing Webpart on aspx page with Filter to display nothing initially

I've got a issue that I have been sitting on for about 4 hours now. The page was created by another developer that I have to edit now and cannot seem to figure out. The scenario is as follows. ...
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Error message missing

I am using JavaScript: { ddwrt:GenFireServerEvent('__commit;__redirect={}') } in save button in designer form, it is not giving error message for unique values, but it is not saving the ...
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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 display only day and month in SharePoint list column?

I have a column named Birthday and a field on it would be: 04/11/1998; How can I create a calculated column namd BirthGET that contains only day and month, i.e 04/11. How can I make this? Thanks for ...
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SharePoint Workflow to Send email triggering based on condition in a list

Desk in SharePoint Online site. Basically i have created a Workflow which sends alert mail with list values, now i have to send email trigger based on help-desk priority like high priority ticket is ...
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Create new document in SharePoint 2013 without Office Web Application installed

My SharePoint 2013 server is not online means it is on-premises SharePoint 2013 Server. Also I have no office web application server. My user needs to crate office documents in SharePoint library. ...
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Importing Excel sheet to SharePoint Lists

I`ve created a SharePoint list by importing a Excel sheet in tabular format. My issue, though the data is imported. However, every time the first column which in my case is a number column doesn't ...
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Export entire folder using SharePoint Designer?

I have a folder that contains many html, js, css and image files. I want to export the folder as a zip or in any possible way as long as it's in a bulk. Right now, the only option that I know of is to ...
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How to integrate TinyMCE with Sharepoint Online/SharePoint Designer

Rich text fields aren't compatible with Chrome or Firefox and so I was trying to find an alternative solution to add formatting that will work with any browser. I've come across TinyMCE as a potential ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 changes “&” to “&” in hyperlink url

I'm having occasional issues with SharePoint Designer 2013 apparently trying to encode hyperlinks when I open (or save) a webpage using "Edit File in Advanced Mode". Specifically it converts & ...
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SharePoint 2010 Dialog Missing Content

I have customized a SharePoint 2010 master page, all is working except dialog boxes are displaying empty. For example, if I try to add users to a group the dialog comes up, but no content is in the ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 Open Site fails - can't open using this program

Our SharePoint 2010 farm is being converted to SharePoint 2013. I'm a developer, but not really trained in SharePoint administration. It's my job to wirte the code and get it working. I'm in the ...
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Color coding Tasks list by due date in SharePoint Designer 2010?

Using Sharepoint 2010, how do I color code the Task due dates so the row can turn red when the due date is in 5 days? ....green color for when task due date is in 10 days? My requirements are a bit ...
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Get List URL in SharePoint Designer 2010 workflow using substring action

I need to log current LIST URL from a SharePoint Designer workflow 2010. Now in the workflow context I have Item URL and current site URL but no List URL. How to get it?? I cant use Site URL and then ...
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Insert menu options greyed out in sharepoint designer 2013

I'm creating a sitepage in designer and need to add a webpart using the existing custom list. But, I'm not able to get any options such as "Data View" in the insert tab. Its seems to be greyed out. I ...
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Make this code to Asynchronous to Synchronous call in Javascript using for loop [duplicate]

I am having values in result[15452,33616] when using for loop ,The for loop for i=0 it takes the value of result[0]=15452 ,it is not going to async function.The loop continuing ,after loop over only ...
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Sharpoint designer 2013 Stopping when Workflow People/Group Selection

SharePoint Designer 2013 is stopping unexpectedly when click to People/Groups from SharePoint Site. As an example, Send an Email action and I want to send the email to a SharePoint Site Collection ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Send Email Workflow only sends once

I set up a list workflow to email the creator whenever an item is created or updated in a custom list, but it only sends an email to the creator after they create their first item. For additional ...
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Save button stopped refreshing

I'm having an issue with using GenFireServerEvent on a save button to save and refresh on a SharePoint 2013 site. Here's my code: <input type="button" value="Save" name="btnSave" ...
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How to edit a redirecting library of SharePoint?

I have a library in SharePoint which redirects to another page. I have added the following script for redirection using script editor web part. <meta http-equiv="refresh" ...
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Form_URN and Current Item URL - both do not work when used in a Task email notification to provide a clickable link

I found in a few threads that I could use Form_URN in my email notifications that a task was over due, but this does not work for me. I have tried in several different workflows, so I know it isn't ...
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Add a Comment to Field items on a List

Basically I am attempting to replicate Excel's ability to add a comment to an item on a list. (The little popup boxes that can be added to Excel cells that come up with a mouse hover or click) I would ...
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Workflow to send a List?

I have a Birthday List, and I need to write a workflow to send a list of those who meet years two days in advance, and send an email to those who fulfill years on the day of.
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Image Banner not displaying for read-only users

On one of the Site Collections we have in SharePoint 2013, we created a custom banner. The banner is not displayed for users who have read-only access to that Site Collection. Is there away for us to ...
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“Sharepoint Designer encountered an error generating the task form” while publishing SP 2010 Designer workflow on SP 2013 platform

Getting the following error while publishing SP 2010 Designer workflow on SP 2013 platform: Sharepoint Designer encountered an error generating the task form As a result, "Start approval ...