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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 ...
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External Item Picker problems in InfoPath 2010 with ECT

I have used SPD to create and ECT to a standard SQL Database, and then a view. In the view there is an ID field, and then another field of a string type that stores codes (consisting mainly of ...
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Need to Clone and Entire Web Application Within a Farm

First please let me clarify that I am not an experienced SharePoint Administrator. I have only been working with SharePoint for six months now. I am an experienced web developer having worked with ...
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Start workflow “on item change” when no visible field actually changes

The idea is to replace paper book called "exit book" that was lying several years at the exit of building where i work. So I created simple list with 2 content types, one of them called "employee ...
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Sharepoint Designer: Unable to open Web site

Just getting started with SP Designer on 2010. Getting the following error. Unable to open Web site. Possible causes: The Web server may not have Sharepoint Server intalled... ... and other ...
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workflow on all documents in a document set

Using SharePoint Designer 2010, I was wandering if it is possible to some how retrieve all of the documents inside a document set? I eventually want a workflow to run against all of these documents ...
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Adding a custom delete button to a custom list form in SharePoint 2007

On a customized dispform.aspx page for document library, I'd like to add a delete button. I'm trying this code from SharePoint Designer, but getting error in sharePoint designer 2007 A string ...
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Access original edit form

I have a list with custom new and edit forms. Some fields are entered onto the New form but then cannot be edited using the Edit form. A user has made a mistake on the New form and needs this field ...
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SPD 2010 workflow - create multiple list items for each user in a people picker with multiple selections

I have a list with a title column and a people picker column that allows multiple selections. I want to create a workflow that will create a list entry in another list for each person in the people ...
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Editing workflow mail before sending SharePoint 2010

Is there any possibility to edit workflow mial before sending? I would like to achive that workflow first open mail window and I will able to edit this mail then I click "Send" in for example Outlook ...
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Using Sharepoint LoginName as parameter in datasource

This question was on StackOverflow, but I thought this would be a better place for it. I am using asp:SqlDataSource to pull data and display this in a repeater control. What I would like to do is ...
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Is there a way to include subfolders in a SPListCollection dropdown?

I'm trying to include subfolders of document libraries in a dropdown list, already have the document libraries working, but not the subfolders. Here's my code: SPListCollection spLists = spWeb.Lists; ...
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URL rename error [“The attempted operation is prohibited because it exceeds the list view threshold”]

I can't rename a URL of a site (using the Site Settings>Title,Description and Icon) I get the list view threshold error. But I changed the list view threshold on my server settings already. None of my ...
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I would like to change the displayed name of a column title in one view only

I have implemented a list of products, with multiple views. I would like to change the displayed name of a column title in one view only. At the moment it displays "Product Name" and I would like to ...
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Hide Approve/Reject button for the user who has created request

I want to Hide the Approve/Reject button from the top ribbon, specifically for the users who has created the request and placed for approval. Currently, If user ABC has created request and XYZ has to ...
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Problems adding javascript to newform.aspx

I am having problems adding a Javascript snippet to my newform2.aspx in SharePoint Designer. I have read several submissions that state to just add it below the PlaceHolderMain in the form. But this ...
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SPgridView filtering Menu issues for Numeric column

I have built a SPgridview with Filtering, Sorting and Paging. In the grid , i have one numeric type column and other are string columns. There is a issue while filtering the numeric type column, the ...
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is it possible to have a sharepoint workflow that can dynamically switch content types?

I have a document library that contains 5 content types ( different word documents that have quickparts in them ) I have another list that has some customer information. I want to start my workflow ...
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How to Programmatically change the text layout of a Sharepoint page?

I'm trying to change the text layout of a SharePoint page using css rather than the browser editing tool. Ideally, I would like to apply the css direct into the .ASPX page? How can I achieve this? ...
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Can i create a workflow without Sharepoint Designer 2007?

I dont have the ability to edit sites in SPD 2007 but I do have SPD. Could I somehow create a workflow template and upload it to the site? Or is there any 3rd part software that will work to create ...
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Where is Corev4.css located in SharePoint Designer 2013?

I'm trying to make a copy of the default css file from the master page, but I'm unable to locate the physical file. Can someone help me find this? Thank you
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How to put formatting to Workflow mail SharePoint 2010

How to put any formatting or table to Worklfow mail without put HTML code to properties body mail? Even I put there HTML code the formatting isn't correct... I will be very gratefull for any help. ...
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PDF Icon in announcement lists attached files

I added the following line in the DOCICON.XML file and I get the PDF icon in my document lists, but not in Announcement lists that have a file attached or uploaded as a PDF. <Mapping Key="pdf" ...
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Trying to add a list of SP users of selected groups

I'm not exactly sure how to be more clear but I will do my best. I want all the members from whatever group is selected in the DropDownList3 to appear in my css list after they click button8. All SP ...
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Can I manually add the fields that Sharepoint 2010 needs to PPT2007 in order to fill values to template when item is created

So I know how to do the basic workflow of creating a document and filling it with values via content types and SPD workflow. I am able to get this to work because of the document properties in Word ...
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Placeholder for meta tags in the head

Is there a placeholder that I can use in my custom page layout, that will allow me to load a <meta> viewport tag in the head of my master template? I'm using SharePoint 2010
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What does the blue I icon in SharePoint Designer 2007 mean?

What does the blue I icon next to my custom display form mean?
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Ampersand help in an article from a SharePoint Novice

I have an article I need to post on my company intranet that we use SharePoint. I need to put a company name that has the ampersand sign in the title. Is this possible? I tried a few codes that I ...
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Adding viewable css list with members of a certain sp group

My end goal is to have users come in and easily remove certain users from certain groups. I want all members from the selected group to appear in a list which i have already created in css on button ...
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SharePoint DateTime Format

I have SharePoint 2010 calendar and I am opening it as DataFormwebpart in SharePoint Designer and I noticed EndDate as follows: xsl:value-of select="@EndDate"/ and the result is 2012-03-15T14:30:00Z ...
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Add calculated column data with decimals

Is there any way to sum all values in one calculated column without losing decimal data? We're using an XPath expression and it loses all decimal information. Where @myField is one calculated column ...
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How to Modify the Author name in Blog Categories (categories.aspx)?

I have copied blog.xsl and created Blogwrittenby.xsl to override the author name and display default author name. It works well for all other places except when we see categories. Any help would be ...
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How to get files count from particular library?

I'm using Sharepoint 2007 and unfortunately don't have any ways to server site scripting, no C# or PowerShell. Is there any way to get total number of files in a given Library using SPServices ? It ...
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SPSecurityTrimmedControl not behaving

I'm trying to use SPSecurityTrimmedControl element to show/hide the Add new item link in a SitePage DataView Web Part: <td class="ms-addnew" style="padding-bottom: 3px"> ...
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'Custom Action' on SharePoint 2010 List, Ribbon etc

What are the situations when we must use 'Custom Action' on SharePoint 2010 List, Ribbon etc. many times same functionality can be achieved by other means also. Why 'Custom Action' is must in that ...
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Sharepoint 2013 workflow not firing when document checked in but works if checked out

We have a document library that has both Document sets and Documents. We also have a Workflow that is manually started by the user on any item in this library. The problem we are having is that the ...
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Sharepoint site deleted and removed by Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner?

A client of mine had a problem as follows: She did a website scanning on one of her SharePoint Site using the Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner ...
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Scroll page to ANY anchor point

I've created a Publishing page and added contents and Bookmarks (Anchors). I've tried to add smooth scrolling using jquery but it doesnt work. I want to be able to scroll to ANY anchor on the page. ...
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SharePoint 2013 blog site - Blog preview with read more link

How do I setup the home page of a blog site so it previews a certain amount of the content and adds a read more link when the limit is reached? I know this could be done in 2010 with XSLT, but this is ...
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Make dropdown list items visible based on permissions

I have a drop down list that populates with our SPgroups. I am creating a web part where users can go in and create/edit/delete sp groups. I want the groups in the drop down list to only be visible by ...
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conditional formatting with advanced rules

I need to format rows in a list, based on the due date and status. If a task is not completed and there is still more then 7 days time it should be green. If a task is not completed and there are 3 ...
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Read from an excel Sheet and write to a List

My requirement is that, i need to upload data from an excel sheet to an existing sharepoint List in SP 2010.I will have 2 different Lists Like this. Then I need to compare Both the List and retrieve ...
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SharePoint Designer Workflow actions - how to get substring from start of variable until character “|”

Any way to get the susbstring from the start of the string until a specific character in a SharePoint designer workflow action? I cannot use "Extract Substring from Start of String" because there ...
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I need to add a print option in the display form page

I need to add a print option in the display form page. It should redirect me to print page option. help me using script or designer. Custom coding is not allowed for me to do
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Styling the admin bar in SharePoint 2010

I know most of you would not style the admin bar, but I am going for a consistent look and feel and the issue is, I cannot find the classes responsible for creating: The green tabbed section. I ...
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How to assign the drop down value based on the Text value of another column in sharepoint 2010?

I have created a custom list in sharepoint 2010 which contains two columns. One column is single line of text. Second column is dropdown which contains 4 values (q1, q2, q3, q4). If the text of ...
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Unable to add a webpart created through SharePoint designer 2010?

I am trying to create a webpart through SPD 2010 on a list. Below are the steps which I followed: Open site in SPD Go to List. Edit list in designer. Go to Views. Click on one of the Views. Click ...
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SP2007: Upload a file to data view of document library using JavaScript

I'm new to SharePoint 2007 and looking if someone can help me on this. I have a data view that displays basically documents in a library. I was asked to add an "upload file" functionality using ...
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SPD Workflow - This task is currently locked

I have a big problem with a SPD Workflow. I created a workflow, based on the "Collect Feedback" workflow. After i published it, i can use it as i want to on my environment. So i created a wsp file out ...