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HTML/CSS Website conversion to Sharepoint

This is my first time ever working with SharePoint I have developed websites before PHP/Ruby but I have never worked with this before. I have SP Designer installed but I'm really clueless how to get ...
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Sharepoint surveys. Can I generate a “failed to respond” notification?

I've created a survey in SharePoint that 10 individuals are required to create a new response to on a daily basis. Is there a way to set up a workflow to notify me when 1 of the 10 people do NOT ...
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How to create new External Content Type on SharePoint Designer

I'm trying to create a new External Content Type on Sharepint Designer , but where I try to insert the web services wisdom into the "New Connection -> WCF Connection " I get the following error: ...
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SharePoint Workflow - Check status across multiple list items and update list item

Looking for some help on solving a problem in using SharePoint workflows. (i'm using SharePoint 2010 & designer 2010(No access to visual studio). I'm using custom lists that act as task lists, ...
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Yes\No field to display as a checkbox in the web part view

Running SP 2010 Enterprise and using SPD 2010. I have a yes/no column but want it to display as a checkbox in the list view as the list is being used as some sort of checklist. How can this be done?
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Missing Site Objects Items

How can I make sure that I can view and use all of the site objects in SharePoint 2010 Designer? My system administrator setup a SharePoint server, and I installed SharePoint Designer. I created a ...
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How to set background on the selected item in the quick launch left menu?

I am using sharepoint 2013 online (o365). I am using sharepoint designer and has added my custom css. I have add some styling and they are working. Now I would like to style the left menu (quick ...
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SharePoint Refiner webpart only showing one filter item instead of three

I am building an out of the box SharePoint search. The basic search works just fine. I have created a SharePoint list and added a metadata column which is tied to the TermStore and ran the full ...
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How do I add a top banner to my SharePoint 2013 site

I did every step in this article perfectly and still my banner does not populate to the top of my SharePoint site.
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add days to date in sharepoint designer

I have a date field Date of join and other field Date on induction (date type). Based on some selection I want to calculate If Date of join is 20/05/2015 then Date on induction should be auto selected ...
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Error While saving list workflow in sharepoint designer 2013

I am trying to create custom workflow using SharePoint workflow 2013 at client side.While I am saving this, it thowas error-"Server side activities have been updated. You need to restart sharepoint ...
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Remove the new item button from views

I have a template that has custom views and permissions. The template consists of 1 list that has a custom permission that means they can only EDIT items in the list (No DELETE and no ADD). The main ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 does not save changes

I edit a master page with SharePoint Designer, then I save changes and then I close SharePoint Designer. When I open that master page again, the last changes don't show up.
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Update InfoPath Form Field From SharePoint List

I am building a form where we have one field which changes every month. Users using the form can't edit this, but obviously those will full control can. I have set the default value in the list ...
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Approval/Feedback workflow: how to change the task status with a custom button on InfoPath Form?

I created two workflows, one based on the approval workflow and another based on the feedback workflow via SharePoint Designer 2010. For both workflows I'm trying to find a solution to add a custom ...
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Calculating correct version after publishing major version creates new draft version of document

I created a workflow to calculate the correct version of a document, taking into account that the documents we are putting onto SharePoint already have a version number before transfer to SharePoint. ...
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Set choice field values in initiation form using workflow variables SPD2010?

I am creating a SPD 2010 workflow which will be manually started and collect a value from the user. The value in question needs to use a choice field during initiation form. These value to allow the ...
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Workflow to copy a record from one form library to another having different formss

I am trying to create a workflow using SharePoint Designer that will copy a record (row) from one InfoPath form library with a unique form template to another InfoPath form library with a different ...
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replace text in Sharepoint designer workflow

I have a List with a item of multistring value with length greater than 255.e.g 500 characters. The workflow needs to run on every change and not manually. I am using SharePoint 2013 online version ...
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How to Reference a Custom .CSS File on the Master Page in Foundation with SPD

I am using SharePoint 2013 Foundation and SharePoint Designer. I have a site collection with a subsite that contains wiki pages. I'm trying to change some of the styles on the wiki pages (like header ...
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SharePoint External Content Type error: An entry has been added to the Windows event log of the server.

I have an External Content Type list connecting an SQL server in SharePoint 2013, and the data is not submitting/saving in the front-end of SharePoint using InfoPath. The error message is the ...
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What is the formal way to hide fields from the buit-in New and edit forms using jquery

I am facing some problems in hiding fields from the New and edit forms, if I chose to do so from the Content Type settings and set the column as hidden. As there seems to be some scenarios where these ...
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Coercion Failed: Unable to transform the input lookup data into the requested type (sharepoint workflow)

I have 2 lists list1 and list2. I create workflow for the list1, but I want to update the list2. here is my workflow: Step: Create in list2 Create item in List2 (Output to Variable: create ) ...
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Master page modification

If a create a new Site and then open it in SPD then navigate to Master Pages I see a default.master, a minimal.Master and a v4.master. Which one do I change if I want all the quick links s4-leftpanel ...
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Use REST odata webservice to update a project in Project server

I am using a workflow to create a project in project server 2013. This seems like a fairly common operation, but I need to set a few pieces of information when I create the project that are not ...
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How to give a subsite a specific master page?

I have a parent site , and two subsites deriving from it. However, I need to apply a master page template to one of the sub sites only, but I am unable to do so in SP 2013. I have tried applying the ...
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SharePoint List Custom Display Form Limitation

Is there any limit on number of fields which can be shown in Custom Display form of SharePoint List? Please let me know
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2013 Workflow missing when viewed from another PC

There is a similar year-old question with no accepted answer, so I though I would post this one with more detailed information. I created some 2010 and 2013 workflows using SharePoint Designer 2013 ...
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Workflow content missing when viewed from another PC

I created few workflows in my company site using SharePoint designer 2013 in my office computer.(My company is using SharePoint Online 2013).I saved the workflows and published them in the site.They ...
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Why is my workflow failing to send an email to a specific person?

My workflow looks for the name in a people picker field and then emails that person. It works for every name I put in the field except for 1 person (that I have seen so far). Does anyone have any idea ...
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Display a list or library from top level site to subsites in sharepoint 2013

I have a SharePoint 2013 web application with a top level site and some subsites, how can I Display a list or library from top level site to subsites.
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How to return list item ID using SPD Custom Workflow

I am trying to change the body of the email which is generated by a custom SP2010 workflow. I'm using SPD2013 and I am able to get as far as the String Builder which contains the body text of the ...
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Pass data collected during the workflow into the right field of the related list without finishing the task

Is it possible to pass data collected during the workflow into the related SharePoint list without clicking "Complete Task"? My problem is, that my manager don't want to/ can't fill in all fields of ...
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People Picker icon is not showing inside the built-in New & Edit forms, while it is showing inside custom New and edit forms

I have a site column of type People & group inside my SharePoint 2013 team site, now inside the built-in New and Edit forms the site column will not have "People Picker" icon beside (which can ...
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Why is the time format of the datetime changing from 24h to 12h when using Set Field in Current Item in SPD?

I've recently changed the regional settings of my site - specifically the time format from 12h to 24h. I have a workflow built in SPD which stores the Date and Time when an item on the list was ...
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How can I change the url of add new item in sharepoint using sharepoint designer

Could any one of you please help me how to change the URL of add/edit/view Item. The things is when user clicks on Add/Edit/View item, It's showing a dialogue box by default.. I want to redirect to ...
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Validate custom form using sharepoint designer 2010

I'm creating a form using sharepoint designer 2010, by inserting New Items forms, and editing as necessary the design. Previously I was using asp:TextBox and validating through ...
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Creating new discussion using designer 2010 workflow not showing discussion item correctly

I have created a designer 2010 workflow in SPD 2013 which will create a discussion in discussion board when a user will add an item to my custom list. Now item is created but when I checked its root ...
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Workflow Email not Sending

I created a workflow in SPD13 to send a reminder email until task result is changed to "closed". The workflow starts and the notification date is determined by the workflow. However, the workflow ...
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List View web part Column header Filter does not fetch list values updated via SharePoint Designer xsl calculation

I have a List View WebPart with a column 'due date 'and 'alert' . In SharePoint designer I have modifed the xsl and uses a calculation to check if duedate is 'today+5' and 'today-5' . Then I set ...
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How to use GroupBy in CAML and produce lists with headings for each group

Using SharePoint's javascript object model, I'm looking for a way to group records in unordered lists with their category (what they're grouped by) as a heading on top. I have gotten so far as to ...
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Get SharePoint list item attachment names in multiline text field

I want to get SharePoint list item attachment names in a multiline text field. When I click on new item in the list and attach some attachments and click on save I want all the attachment names to be ...
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Deploy SPD Workflow using powershell

I am trying to deploy a SharePoint 2010 reusable workflow through SharePoint Designer 2013. Currently I am doing the below steps: open the site in SharePoint Designer 2013 [ ...
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SharePoint designer REST call to populate lookup field in SharePoint 2013 list

I'm trying to update a multi-value lookup field in a SharePoint 2013 list from a SharePoint designer workflow using the 'Call HTTP Web Service' action. Here's how the field looks when querying a list ...
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Is there anyway to override the Server DateTime at the Custom List Level

I have a Global Site that has multiple custom lists that all operate at different regions. Server is in US Central Time On one custom list (example) the people are all in Singapore Time so when they ...
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MasterPage Edit Issue

I'm new in Sharepoint. I created a custom masterpage. When I want to add a web part to the page, I select the edit page button but the insert section in the ribbon doesn't appear. I tried to do it ...
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Update an Item from a List in Sharepoint 2013 Workflow

Let's say I have two lists, List A and List B. List A has a field named Quantity A. List B has a field named Quantity B. I want to create a workflow on List A that, when I add a new Item in List A, ...
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How to Copy List item to Another list using sharepoint designer 2013 workflow

I have used this workflow action in past with designer 2007, 2010, but 2013 sharepoint designer has Copy List Item workflow action missing. i am building a workflow in 2013 deisnger, now i want to ...
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Adding javascript to a new form in a form Library

How do i add javascript to the form library new form, since i published infopath form as default form page. I am using sharepoint 2013 and infopath 2013 to customize the form. Is there any way to ...
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Countdown mechanic solution

I have a list that incorporates many stages, 13 to be precise. These stages include actions and all the actions have a target date field and an actual date field. My users require that a 16 week ...