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Return to same view after starting workflow

I've created a custom action to start a workflow created with SharePoint Workflow Designer. When use the action, the workflow's initation form appears. Problem is when I click "Start" in the ...
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Check whether contact(s) are available

I'm trying to build a contact list based on a available contacts. However, how do I find a contact's availability? I've synced my contacts list to Outlook, however looking through the available ...
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Dynamic External List Updating

I hope I am putting this question in the right place because this is more of a content then code question. I am new to making external list, so my question is, will the external list I have connected ...
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Run Query for External List

I have successfully created an external content type to my SharePoint and I have made a list from it. The problem is my table has over 24000 records in it. I need to grab the last 2000 records and ...
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Exporting Workflow (and not to Visio)

Have you ever designed a workflow in SharePoint Designer? If so, then you'll know what they look like in SharePoint Designer. I am looking for a way to export my worflow. Not to Visio either. I ...
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The workflow could not create the list item?

I would be grateful for any help/pointers I am getting “The workflow could not create the list item. Make sure the list exists and the user has permissions to add items to the list.” My scenario ...
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Email with multiple attachments triggered by a button

I want to create a button that would trigger to send an email with all the documents in a certain document library. I tried creating this on workflows but unfortunately I can't seem to add multiple ...
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Using a lookup to set the To: address on a sharepoint designer 2010 workflow email action

I have a sharepoint designer 2010 workflow with a email action. I want to set the value for the To: address to a field of the Current Item using a lookup ( [%Current Item:Vendor Contact%]. ...
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Is it bad practice to copy and paste pages in sharepoint?

I am a new sharepoint developer. I am creating a web template from scratch in visual studio. I am finding it time consuming when creating/editing pages in visual studio e.g. adding web parts to ...
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How to create a dynamic external content type (the DB tables can change)

I want to create an external content type based on SQL Server tables. My external content is a list of Cats and its source is a database table also named Cats. However, I have a different Cats table ...
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Display SharePoint 2007 User Profile Images

I have a Custom list in SharePoint 2007 which has information about users, it has person or Group field which displays (Name with Picture). I need to view this information in a separate page with ...
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How can I create column in list which it able to change data (lookup column) in next column?

How can I create column in list which it able to change data (lookup column) in next column? For example: I have three lists with datas(names, numbers and adress) and I have other list with two ...
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SharePoint designer workflow to manage list item permissions for employee/manager

I used SharePoint Designer and created a workflow for a list and made some permissions. I want to: Give the the manager of every department permission to view the employee item in the list and edit ...
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Modify Feedback Workflow to transfer a custom column value from Shared Documents to the Tasks list

I would like to modify the default feedback workflow. I have already made a copy of the workflow and made some minor adjustments to fit my needs. Now I need the work flow to pull the information from ...
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How to add menu items for publishing iste

I created on publishing site. Now I want to add menu bar over there. But publishing site doesn't contain menu bar by default. How to add this into publishing site. I tried to add from v4.master page ...
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SharePoint Designer doesn't have “Create Workflow” option

I am trying to follow this tutorial for uploading multiple document to document libraries simultaneously but on my PC I couldn't find "Create New WorkFlow" option.
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Workflow made in designer not working in Production

I've made a workflow in Designer which I invoke trough code in Visual studio. The solution is working fine in my Development machine, but when I implement to the production I get an error: Object ...
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Include in SharePoint 2010

I have a custom HTML menu in my MasterPage. I would like to have it in a separate file so it can be easier to update. Is it possible to do an Include?
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replication of document libraries in sharepoint 2010

In sharepoint 2010, Need to have a document library in a site and another document library in another site and the 2nd document library should be an exact copy of the 1st document library(with the ...
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How to connect between two document libraries in different webapplications using BCS?

In Sharepoint 2010 , How to connect between two document libraries in different webapplications using BCS?. The webapplications has sitecollections and sites in it and the sites are getting created ...
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Feature setup. Best approach

I am creating a custom sharepoint feature (2010) it will have the following: -5 custom lists -3 workflows -Adding some fields to existing lists All this can be done in sharepoint designer, ...
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How to port the SharePoint project from development server to client server?

Our team is developing a SharePoint 2010 project. The project contains some workflows developed in SharePoint Designer. And there are workflows developed in visual studio 2010. For workflow developed ...
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Unable to view restored site pages

I made a prototype of the SharePoint 2010 site in via the VirtualBox machine. I have successfully made a backup of the entire farm (all elements are backuped without errors). After that I have ...
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How to remove title in add new form.aspx

How to remove title from SPD in add new form.aspx. My list name is search.when i add new item it shows search - New Item, On edit it shows search - Title.
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Set fine-grain permissions through a workflow on a single document

Here's the scenario: When a document is created within a specific document library, a workflow will be started. This workflow will require the document owner to select a number of users to be either ...
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sharepoint document library view to show actual images uploaded

Scenario : Sharepoint 2010 document library. Users click on 'add new document' and upload a picture (They always upload pictures or images only). The default view shows the 'Type' and the filename. ...
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Can't approve major version

I published a major version of a custom page layout in SP Designer 2010 and it popped up a box asking “This document requires content approval. Do you want to view or modify its approval status?” When ...
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Site page as a Mobile view

I want to make a page that functions as the mobile view of our SP2010. It has to be clean and clear of all the MS (SP) code to keep it w3c standard, is there any way to do something like this? My case ...
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ItemAdded is not firing for listitem

I like to set permission for listitem customlly.But ItemAdded is not firied for listitem. Plz help me
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adding javascript to Sharepoint 2010

I am trying to add some javascript code to my list, but i am not having any luck with it. My goal is to: page loads no check boxes are checked when user checks one box a second check box will be ...
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hosted sharepoint backup [duplicate]

I have a hosted sharepoint site that I want to make a backup of Currently I have a script that connects to the site (and subsites) via webdav and downloads all the documents. This however doesn't ...
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IIS doesn't find Style Library -> SiteName -> style.css

I am trying to brand a SP site. It is on a virtual machine on another box. I setup my custom master file in SPD on a local (non-server) machine. The custom master file points to the custom CSS file ...
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How to check if user has a permission to complete task in InfoPath task form?

Is it possible to check if the user has enough permissions to complete task in InfoPath 2010 task form? Or maybe it is possible to show to user read-only view if he has lack of the rights. The full ...
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People can view the item which was added by them in the SPlist.Not able to view the item which was added by others

i want the coding for People can view the item which was added by them in the list..... [i need to add item in custom splist but that was not able to view by anyone...likewise people who are adding ...
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Can I have docs in a SharePoint Library open the same window?

I have a SharePoint library that has PDF files uploaded with the library. I uploaded each doc to not open in a separate window. However, the requirements would like the PDF file to open in the page ...
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Deploying SharePoint files (css, javascript) onto different platforms without SharePoint Designer

I need to deploy to "_catalogs/masterpage/" and "Style Library/" multiple jpg, css, javascript files These files originate from a developer platform and are to be deployed to multiple platforms ...
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setting security for listitem programatically

how to set security for listitem programatically? My Requirements as follows: In list , while adding item to it. I have two radio buttons.(i)view by every one (ii) view only by me...if i select 'view ...
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Designing sharepoint 2010 site

This is not a programming question, i am looking for some help for designing sharepoint 2010 site. I have started learning sharepoint some time back by myself only. I learned many of things like ...
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SharePoint 2010 OOTB Approval Workflow Visualization

SharePoint 2010 does a great job of giving the visualization of your workflow EXCEPT for the OOTB approval workflow. That visualization looks horrible. Business users need a better visualization and ...
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I want a workflow that will email attachments

I'm creating a custom list for a helpdesk app. I want the user to fill out a form in sharepoint (2010) and add attachments from screenshots, etc. The workflow should send an email to our helpdesk ...
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How do i use to calculate the value of todays date in sharepoint 2010 list to find date +0?

I have a list built in sharepoint 2010 which contains date column. I need todays date should be automatically fills that column when adding new item in the list. for e.g: if the todays date is "1" i ...
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Document Library item

I want to hide the document library items base on who added them. eg if user1 and user2 both add items to the lirary. user1 should not see the item added by user2 and user2 should not see the item ...
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External content type from SQL stored procedure with EXEC

I'm trying to create an external content type from a stored procedure. I'm hitting one problem, when creating a Read List Operation, though: The wizard is not able to find any return parameters (see ...
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Unexpected has occurred

An Unexpected error has occurred on my sites .When i try to View All my pages in my site it generates this error "Error An unexpected error has occurred. Troubleshoot issues with Microsoft ...
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How to redirect Sharepoint Page?

I 'm learning Sharepoint using SPD 2010 and was wondering how can we redirect a Sharepoint Page in SPD 2010, like the way we do in any ASP.NET webpage using Response.Redirect("pagename.aspx"). Hence ...
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Sum columns based on 'type' column

I need to sum a column based off of a 'type' column. For example, I have four items and two columns, Type 1 | val Type 1 | val Type 2 | val Type 2 | val I need the sum of all Type 1 items, ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2010 Custom Workflow does not start in subsite

I have a subsite (http://testportal/documentcenter). When I add Aproval - Sharepoint 2010 workflow to document library where is in subsite, It works fine. But, I open subsite with Sharepoint ...