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How to display 2 records per row in XSLT (need count of records)

I have a list named "Links". I want to display them in following format: <tr> <td>Link1</td> <td>Link2</td> </tr> <tr> <td>Link3</td> ...
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Column cannot be added - total size of the columns in this list exceeds the limit

I have a list in SharePoint Foundation 2010 (ultimately for deployment to SharePoint Online). The list currently has about 265 fields of type "single line of text". When I try to add more columns in ...
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Sharing a calculated value between lists

I have to create two separate lists. One list is an overall master table of data, the other is a list that shows the total for selections on the master. What I need to do is to calculate out the ...
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“Detail” column not being displayed from List

I have two lists: News Events Both lists contain the following two columns: Title (Single line of text) Detail (Multiple lines, Plain text) I am displaying News on News.aspx page using ...
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How would I show empty group headers in the DVWP in SharePoint 2007?

I have a DVWP that I wish to model after a physical binder-based file system. I have a column named 'Title' and a column named 'Tab'. I have the view filtered by a column named 'Facility' and it is ...
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How I can start with ASP.NET and Sharepoint 2010 Development? [closed]

I don't know how I can begin with the Development for Sharepoint 2010. I can create ASP.NET Webapplications and begin with ASP.NET MVC 4 Now. I search a good article for the work of ASP.NEt (MVC or ...
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comparing values of two columns in sharepoint 2007 list

I've two columns in sharepoint 2007 list. First column is "For this one idea patents have been selected/filed". I've YES NO radio buttons for this column. Second column is "Number of Patents". I've a ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Strange errors starting this morning

A few hours ago, one of the site owners sent me an email saying that they "couldn't click on anything". Upon more inspection, it turns out that they do not have access to the ribbon bar, cannot click ...
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Excel Tooltips is not display in SharePoint 2010

I am setting up the SharePoint 2010 BI environment. When I upload "PowerPivot Excel" document into SharePoint under document library, the Tooltips on chart is displayed as "Excel Chart or image". I ...
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Help with a javascript onclick command to allow only one click and disallow multiple clicks on a submit button

I am building a quiz program from the tutorial: http://blogs.technet.com/b/brenclarke/archive/2009/04/14/creating-a-quiz-web-application-using-sharepoint-designer-part-4.aspx In it, I use a submit ...
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Workflow won't automatically start. Initiation Parameter the problem?

My System Account is the one I used to publish the workflow. It is supposed to start when a list item is created or changed, and I've also selected allow to be started manually. I try to test it ...
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Passing information using URL - UPS case study

I am currently passing information through the URL in a SPD application I have built. I have been following this tutorial ...
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Timer job removing web part after 5 minutes

I have 3 lists on my home page. News Events Alerts I have 2 sites English(Master site) Arabic I have added News, Events and Alerts web parts on English home page. News and Events are ...
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Why can't I open my List in Designer after Domain move?

We moved our Content DB to a new server in a new forest in a new domain. I can access the List using Internet Explorer, but when I click on the list in Designer I see the following error: This ...
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Cannot run a Workflow against a list - Failed on Start

I migrated our server to a new domain and we also moved our AD. Since then life has been interesting. We were able to recover the Lists, but our Workflows are broken, and even creating NEW workflows ...
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What's the best way to work with a sharepoint site? [closed]

I'm a developer who's never used MS SharePoint to manage web sites. The company I work for uses them all the time. They've set us up a web page, with a template to base new pages from. As well, ...
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Using nested functions in XSLT (function inside function)

I have the following two functions in XSLT 1.0 ShortenDetail RemoveHTML I am trying to first clean "Detail" column using RemoveHTML function and then I want to shorten it using ShortenDetail ...
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Writing Javascript code in XSLT

Can I write Javascript code in XSLT? Basically I will be calling Javascript's document.location.href to check which site is currently opened (English or Arabic). So let's say if English site is ...
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string-length in XSLT not working

I have written the following code which checks whether the string provided is greater than 1- characters in which case only print the first 10 characters, otherwise print complete string. But I am ...
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Create a Form in Sharepoint Online

I want to make a form in Sharepoint Online without using Infopath. But I am having a hard time finding other option. There are things that I am considering; List - but list columns has no Rich Text ...
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Whether to use same XSLT file for both English and Arabic or separate?

I am making a site in English and Arabic. I am using XSLT to display date but now I have realized that date is not being displayed properly in Arabic website. For that I need to change function in ...
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The name 'Thread' does not exist in the current context

I am trying to use following code in my page layout to display text from resource file but getting error. CODE <%= SPUtility.GetLocalizedString("$Resources:NewsHeading", "myresourcefile", ...
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SQL Table Columns in Sharepoint Exernal Data Types

I have a database in another server. I use sharepoint designer and BCS to create an external content type. All the columns are available in this external type. But the problem is that when I create an ...
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MOSS 2007: Multi-layer flyout menus on the global navigation

I've reset the MaximumDynamicDisplayLevels to 30. My goal is to create a global navigation menu that leads to other SharePoint sites/external links. Each tab on the navigation is the top category with ...
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News feed customization

Is there possible to modify news feed webpart to display less information (to make it shorter)? And one more question - can I set alert to any new post or new topic on news feed? Not only my posts ...
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How can I display list item data on a workflow initiation form?

I have a master list (Projects) containing all the data about the projects my clients' employees (technical writers) are working on. When it's time for the writers to grab sign offs on the project ...
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SPD Editor Issues

I have been using SharePoint designer to work on a page, and in the editor, I apparently hit some combination of and some other keys that changed my quotation marks (both single and double). They ...
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Adding custom zones for web parts to all subsites

I need to add several custom WebPartZone to all pages on my SP 2010 portal. I supposed that if I changed masterpage by adding WebPartZones to it, it'll be on all pages after I check Reset all subsites ...
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Reusable Workflow in Sharepoint 2010

I have created a simple reusable workflow using designer and deployed its solution on the server. I have done it using Powershell. Now I wanted to know; how can I attach this workflow to a list or a ...
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Create and Edit lookup items contained within an item

I have an item that, among its other fields, contains a variable number (0-20, if it's of any consequence) of items that themselves have 3 fields (Year, Number, Number). These "inner" items (akin to ...
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Microsoft Sharepoint Designer 2013 Preview encountered an errod during setup

I'm trying to install sharepoint designer 2013. It gives me this error without any further details. I have office 2010 32 bit installed. What is this problem about?
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My Content tab in share point is giving an error,when clicked

when i click on the my content tab of my share point site,its giving a "this webpage cannot is found" error.Somebody please help me. My colleagues are not getting this error
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How to fix “A SharePoint server is not installed on this computer” in sharepoint 2013

Im trying to develop a Visual Web Part using Visual Studio 2010. I have not installed SharePoint 2013 locally on my developer pc, but I have installed it on my Windows 2008 Server. When I try to ...
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how to send approval email thru Workflow which can read more than one persons in ( persons and group) feild

I have one field of (person / group) or people picker box in info path form library, and I apply the setting to accept more than one person at the same time in check boxes, and I want to design a ...
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Export 2007 workflows for display

I need to export my SharePoint Designer 2007 workflows so I can show people how they work/what the conditions are. I found a similar question here but I have Visio Standard 2007 and this is for 2010 ...
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Display user information in SharePoint 2010

I followed the instruction here to display the user First and Last name on my page. I started the User Profile Application services to solve the issue "Cannot get user profile". It works fine without ...
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InfoPath metadata for columns that are not user input; making an acknowledgment form

I am currently building a workflow that allows an admin to upload a pdf, assign it to users, and email a link to assignees requiring them to tick a checkbox saying they read the pdf. Most of the data ...
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“The workflow could not update the item…” intermittent error involving Lookup Column in Designer WF

We have a custom list used to create items for tracking a process (Procedures). Another custom list (steps) has items detailing the things to be done in each phase. So the first item in the Steps list ...
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Add custom WebPartZone to existing page

I'm trying to add WebPartZone to existing page. I'm working with Sharepoint Designer (Site Actions -> Edit in SPD). I see a lot of ASP markup, but when Itry to add something like ...
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Can't open page in Sharepoint Designer [duplicate]

Using SP 2010 and SPD 2010, I've found the problem: when I try to open page in Designer (using Site Actions -> Edit in Sharepoint Designer), it doesn't open, but there is popup window with invite to ...
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SP Designer modified content deployment to the production server

I have a question here on deployment to production server. Definitely this is not related to content deployment path/job to the production server. In our development set up we will create all web ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 - Current and Pending list values in Workflow Email

I'm building a custom workflow in SPD 2010 and I need to create an approval workflow to send designated users an email when the list is updated. The email will need to include the current list field ...
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designer not loading latest version of document

I am creating a branding solution for SharePoint 2013 and using SharePoint Designer 2013 to edit one of the OOB master pages and the CSS and custom javascript for the solution. My problem is that ...
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Sharepoint Designer crashing when trying to add new External Content Type

Sharepoint Designer is crashing when trying to add new External Content Type with below error message: Description: Stopped working Problem signature: Problem Event Name: CLR20r3 Problem ...
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Is the following Workflow possible to create?

Suppose a user wants access to a document that he does not have permission to see. He fills out a form in SharePoint that requests access. It sends an email to his supervisor, who has the option to ...
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Sharepoint List modal popup

i have a working sharepoint list that when a user clicked on an item it opened and when the user maximised the modal popup, the content would stretch to fill the size of the modal popup. Now here is ...
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__redirect not working after __commit on Form Action Button

This is in Sharepoint 2007 -- Designer I have written a Form Action button and it has the following Code: <input type="button" value="Add List Item" name="BtnSave" onlick="javascript: ...
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How to give autonumber to item list but every day start from 1

How to give autonumber to item list but every day start from 1? I would like to achieve that every day counter(or with out counter) of item list will be reset and first item in day will give 1 and ...
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Cannot insert action into sharepoint designer workflow

I’m creating a List Workflow in SharePoint Designer 2010. In the first step I have a conditional under which I am trying to add a Start Approval Process step: When I try to insert the next line, the ...
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Sharepoint List Questions

I have successfully created a list that allows users to add new items to the list. Can I allow users to attach an image to a list and then when this list is viewed, the image is embedded? - I see i ...