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Custom List without CreatedBy / ModifiedBy through WebUI/SPD/Javascript

Is it possible to create a truely anonymous list without the created by and modified by columns defaulted, like if someone wanted a suggestion box? Specifically is it possible to do this in SP2010 out ...
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Can't access SharePoint 2010 site from SharePoint Designer 2010 from Windows7 machine

When i am trying to access my SharePoint site from the SharePoint Designer 2010, i am getting the following error message: "Server error: The version of Microsoft SharePoint Foundation running on the ...
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How to redirect to a page outside of the sitecollection after submitting a sharepoint form

Hi I have a SharePoint list. My client wanted me to redirect the form to site intranet after submitting the form.
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Unable to replace the left side navigation, to show only my metadata nagivation tree

I was reading about showing the metadata navigation tree as my left side navigation, i found this link which describe how to implement a similar task ...
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How Can I Create Password Field In Sharepoint 2010

i had a problem with sharepoint data Types. when i create a single line text column, type of this column is text and when i want use this column as password field, There is no option change type to ...
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Is there a simple override method to change the background of a webpart? SP 2010

Found out how to change the background of one single page (body of that page). This works when I want a single page or two to have a specific background instead of modifying a master page. Is there ...
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SharePoint 2013 homepage and custompage layout

I worked on SharePoint 2010 in the past and little bit of branding. In 2010 I learned to edit home.aspx and add webparts and change layouts but never used custom page layouts before. Now in 2013 ...
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dataform webpart button redirect new ID after saving

I have two DataFormWebparts on a page, one for creating new objects, one to edit them. The Webpart that creates them has this button : <input type="button" value="Save" name="btnSave0" ...
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Example of a workflow pulling lookup column data for use in a calculated value column

I'm looking for an example of a workflow using SharePoint Designer 2010 that pulls information from a lookup list or via a lookup column and places it within a hidden field for use in a calculated ...
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How to bind the sharepoint list 2010 values in the Html dropdownlist using Javascript/ECMAscript?

I have created one Custom List in sharepoint 2010 as mentioned below: LIST A: Title TeamName A cc b ddd c eee I have created html table in the Content ...
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Error in Sharepoint 2013 content query

I'm adding a content query in the master page and every time I will customize it returns the following error: Someone could help me or explain me why this error happens? I tried doing the content ...
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Promoted Links LIM action missing?

I created a List Item Menu (LIM) custom action in Sharepoint Designer and I wonder where I will see that. I checked the Promoted Links list I created and changed the view to All Promoted Links (which ...
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Create Subsite in OFFICE 365

I want to create Subsites based on some custom list in OFFICE 365. It is one time job. I am planning to have one customlist which will contain title,template,inherit permision flag,inherit master page ...
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Count number of users in people picker using Javascript

Think of this scenario, If I add two user entries to people picker(multiple selection is permitted) field. I need to count these entries using java script/Jquery(Output what i want is: 2). how can I ...
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Promoted Links with different sizes in same Page

I have a complicated requirement in which I have to embed a promoted link with different sizes and styles in the same SharePoint page. Figure at the bottom illustrates what I am trying to achieve. ...
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Printing Appended Comments

We are running an Office 365 SharePoint Site and have a dataview page we are using to print multiple list items. The problem we are running into is when we include the comment field it only shows a ...
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How can i create a chart based on a TaskList?

The problem is harder than it sounds. will try to describe it. I have a HelpDesk Task list that consist of a such columns. ...... Title ..... | ... Assigned to | Progress | Due Date | ...
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System Account canceling SPD workflows

I've created a workflow in SharePoint Designer 2007. It checks if a specific field of the item inside a query is empty, and if so, creates an item in another list. I checked the workflow in SPD, and ...
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How can I sort List View Web Part in SharePoint Designer 2010?

I'm trying to sort ListViewWebPart in Left hand navigation menu at Meeting Workspace Site, but Sort and Group button in submenu is disabled. How can I fix that?
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Sharepoint Intranet Samples [closed]

I am in the process of building sharepoint intranet portal for a online retail company. Can any one of you point me in a right direction to see some sample intranet site or images. I would like to see ...
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Send current user's parameter to External Content Type

Is it possible to send the current user's username as a parameter for my External Content Type query? I am on SharePoint 2010 Standard.
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How to debug why i cannot add a webpart to a page in SP Designer

I have several custom webparts which i am attempting to add to a custom page WebPartZone using SPD2010. I can successfully add one, however when i attempt to add the other i get an "Error Creating ...
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Create list using a Workflow

I have a list of projects called "Project Reference." I want to create a new project list (for project tracking) called "[Project Name] Tracking" when someone adds a new project to Project Reference. ...
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error in sharepoint designer workflow

I am getting error in sharepoint designer workflow. Error is :The workflow could not update the item, possibly because one or more columns for the item require a different type of information - access ...
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Sharepoint forms (Excel to forms)

I am developing a intranet for some company using WSS - sharepoint 2013. I am new to SharePoint, I have good experience in .net technologies.My doubt is How to convert MS-EXCEL sheet into forms? I ...
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Change theme for all self created sites and add same javascript code to all sites?

I'm working on SP2013 sites. in one webapp, self created site feature is on, users created some sites already. the urls are: http://mydomain.com/my/domain_account They changed their sites theme by ...
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Add a Field to a Workflow Task Form

I have some experience with SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint Designer 2010, and almost no experience with InfoPath. I have created a custom workflow solution using SharePoint Designer 2010. I am ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2013 deletes web parts when editing a page

Simple to reproduce.. this is done on SharePoint 2013 Foundation on a "Team Site". 1) Go into Site Pages and add a new "wiki page" 2) Change the Page Text Layout to "Two Columns with One Header" 3) ...
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Custom list forms not appearing

I have two lists, A and B. I created A and then used Designer to create a custom New and Edit forms and everything works fine. I recently created list B, created custom new and edit forms but they ...
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How can I have a user attach a file to a workflow task?

I'm using sharepoint designer 2010, custom list. I have created workflow on that list. I need to enable the user to enclose a file to the workflow task: What kind of task I need to use? P.S. I'm ...
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Why CAML query isn't working on text lookup

I'm using CAMLQuery:'<Query>' + '<Where>' + '<Contains>' + '<FieldRef Name="Course" />' + '<Value Type="Lookup">' + filtertext + ...
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Possible to hide Site Actions menu content by permission level through CustomSiteAction.xml in Sharepoint 2013?

Is this possible? I am trying to limit view of the "View All Site Content" menu to administrators only, and I am able to to it on individual sites by editing the seattle.master page in each directory. ...
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Making a Request form that pulls from Calculated Columns of other list

I'm new here (first post). I have already read the great articles on this page but never posted until now. I am looking for some guidance on this and hope you experts can help me. Overview: I want ...
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Locking ListItems for users but not workflows

Is it possible to "softlock" a SPListItem so that a user can't edit it but a workflow he had started can do it? Background: - ListItems should only be editable by users when no workflow is running - ...
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Is it possible to change Web Part attributes via CSS or XSLT?

I am working on a dynamic SharePoint design using DVWPs. I have a hidden DVWP which controls other webparts based on values in a list. I'm running into a slight snag, though. I need to know if it's ...
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How can i add a Person and Group control to Workflow Initiation From in SharePoint Designer 2010 x64

For some reason there is no Person and Group type in Add Field dialog on workflow's Initiation Form creation process in SharePoint Designer 2010. I assume it should be there as it shown in screenshot ...
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Sharepoint Designer Workflow Error Occured at start

I have a couple of workflows made in SharePoint designer, that create a looping effect to process items in another list. Basically, one workflow starts when a yes/no field equals yes, the other starts ...
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Handle click count for documents in SharePoint 2010

I am having a page with documents loaded in SharePoint 2010. I have three buttons below each documents in the page and they are 'Like','Unlike' and 'Comment'. So whenever people go there and see the ...
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Edit Item Form Dropdown

I'm trying to create an edit item form for an XML data source. When I begin the process in SharePoint Designer 2010, it gives me a row for each of the XML elements, with their values in a text box. ...
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Question about using CSS with EasyTabs 5.0

Not sure if this would be the right place, but I have a question about the EasyTabs 5.0 solution for SharePoint 2010. The author's website (www.pathtosharepoint.com) appears to be down at the moment ...
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Inline rendering template override

Using SharePoint Designer, how can an inline rendering template be specified for a given SharePoint:FormField in a DataFormWebPart ? For example, I want to arrange a multiple lookup field vertically, ...
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How i can change the color font to red in a drop down feild inside sharepoint

I have an issue that i need to change the font color to be red when we edit the Project task list in my drop down Task Status feild when the Task status is Late > color in red and we choose another ...
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No SharePoint 2013 WorkFlow in the list

Goal: Use SharePoint 2013:s workflow in my custom list Problem: In the picture below it only has SharePoint 2010 Workflow only. What method should I do in order to find out why I don't have ...
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Creating a Workflow Sending Form Automatically to Reviewer

Working in SP13. I am creating of a workflow that includes: The user fills out a form and submits it to a chosen reviewer. After submitting the form the form is submitted automatically to the ...
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Adding Discussion Board Links within New Tasks.

What I would like to do is when I add a task I want to be able to click a button within the task and create a discussion board item with the same title as shown in the following screenshot. I would ...
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Change Minimal master page Links and Options

In SharePoint 2013 Business Intelligence site I give access to some users as Visitor and I want them to not see some options and links like NewFeed, SkyDrive, Follow , Settings etc. How can I hide ...
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Approval Process: Change Task Outcome Rejected to Stopped

On the SharePoint Designer 2010 "Start Approval Process", if I change the "Rejected" Task Outcome to "Stopped", would I have to replace all "Rejected" to "Stopped"? Like in the Change the behavior of ...
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Placing the search box in the header

I am working with a company that has supplied the branding I am using to create my master page. I have successfully imported and converted this with most of my content appearing in the <div ...
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Web part maintenance page showing error

I have a web part page which was working fine till yesterday. When I opened it today it is showing error. I checked logs but couldn't find any worthwhile information. Then I tried to go to web part ...