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Name instead of ID - SPD Workflow

I have created a SharePoint 2010 workflow using SPDesigner2010. This workflow sends out a html formatted email using several combined dynamic strings whenever someone publishes a blog post. The ...
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Import specific row column values into sharepoint list fileds based on a field value in the sharepoint list

I have a SharePoint list (Service List) and an excel document (all registered customers) in the same SharePoint 2010. The Customer list excel document has customer no, location, address, phone number ...
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Is There an Easy Way to Copy the Text of SharePoint Designer Workflows?

I have rather complicated SharePoint Designer Workflows, and I would like to document my code. I tried adding using the "Add Comment" action in SPD, but it just makes the whole thing messy and ...
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Update Approval Status of parent Folder based on approval status of folder items

I have a SharePoint list which contains folders. Each folder contains one or more items. I wish to update the folder approval status to "Approved" when all the items inside the folder are approved. ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 resuable 2010 platform workflows problem

A while back I created a number of workflows in SP 2013 using the 2010 workflow platform. I used the "reusable" template to create them (attaching them to content types). Some of these workflows were ...
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Navigation Controls in a dyanamic Video Gallery using “<” and “>” operators

I have called the media player and have added the Java Script for getting the latest modified video. but the previous and next buttons are not working. Please check the code and give your suggestions ...
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Build a folder template for a document library

I want to create a workflow that when I create a custom folder type, it then adds a collection of subfolders/files within that custom folderfolder. I've already done this with workflows before ...
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Editing a page template in Sharepoint Designer breaks Content Search Web Parts

We have a sharepoint 2013 running utilizing document set homepages as core part of our site. For example, we have CSWPs on this site which display related items and recommendations under the "normal" ...
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Show / Integrate Java application in SharePoint?

I have a web application with .Net and java platform. I have one task like when login in SharePoint portal we need to show some application link i.e (java or .net) and when click on link that ...
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How to delete a sharepoint document library that doesn’t have a delete option

I have found few documents library in site collection that doesn’t have a delete option under Permissions and Management !! Note : I have migrated these site collections from WSS3.0 to SP2010
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Explaining Mid for SharePoint Calculated Column

=MID([Title],1,FIND(".",[Title],1)-1) This grabs the first word before the "." How would I find the next word after "."
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Wheres my workflow

I created a workflow in SharePoint Designer, for the Document Library Costs. Now when I go to costs on SharePoint Online. Under Library, Workflow Settings. It does not show the workflow associated ...
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Formula to show differens between dates without weekends and holidays

If anyone know formula without code in SharePoint 2010 to show differens between dates without weekends and holidays, I'm trying to find solution but no result so far ... I will be veru gratefull for ...
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Sharepoint Designer - Trigger Approval WF with specific changes to an item

Is there a way I can trigger an approval workflow only with a change in a specific column of an item in the sharepoint site and not by every change to any column of the item? I am working with ...
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Copy and Modify a Sharepoint Designer 2007 Workflow

In SharePoint Designer 2010 the option there is an option to "Copy and Modify" a workflow based on an existing workflow template such as "Approval, Collect Feedback or Collect Signatures". Is there ...
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Can't create any 'Outcomes' in a custom task in Designer

When I create a custom task in Designer it doesn't give me any 'Task Outcomes' options or allow me to add new outcomes. Designer won't allow me to publish the workflow until there are outcomes in the ...
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sharepoint and infopath issue

I want to get data from one of my sharepoint list to one of the field in my form. I have found the below code, please suggest me if it is good enough. GetSPListData() { //We need to get sharepoint ...
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How to resolve full names from a Person or Group column (that contains multiple entries) in a designer workflow

I have a custom list with a custom content type, with a workflow, on SharePoint 2007 as outlined in this other StackExchange question. I'm using a Person or Group typed column to contain a list of ...
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How to find current logged in user alias not username in SharePoint 2013 using javascript or jQuery?

I am using _spPageContextInfo object to get currently logged in username in SharePoint 2013.In this process first i will get userId value and then i will make an ajax call with this userId value and i ...
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How to add a text input field and button to query a list?

Sorry if this is a very basic question, but I haven't been able to find the right tutorial for this. I have a document library. I want to add a Web Part (I think) to the List page for this document ...
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How to change “new discussion” text in Discussion Board?

I creating a feature on my SharePoint site where users can create a list item and then comment on it. After the item is created, a calendar entry is also created. The purpose is to cut down on email ...
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Content Query WebPart & Date

<xsl:template name="TitleDate" match="Row[@Style='TitleOnly']" mode="itemstyle"> <xsl:variable name="SafeLinkUrl"> <xsl:call-template ...
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Cannot create SharePoint 2010 workflow in SharePoint Designer 2013

Has anybody encountered the error below in creating SharePoint 2010 workflows in SharePoint Designer 2013? The list of workflow actions on the server references an assembly that does not exist. ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - masterpage loses all styles on preview and publish

How would you troubleshoot this? Here is what happened. I had a fully functioning masterpage I copy the 'html' masterpage by using 'copy and paste' When I preview this masterpage, this is what I ...
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Task process not populating actions

Occasionally when I'm trying to edit the behavior of a task process, I'll go in to edit it and all of the actions are gone. I believe that they're still there, but I'm trying to troubleshoot a task ...
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Assign tasks to multiple users using workflow without Visual Studio

My requirement is, we want our employees to read a document whenever the administrator asks them to. For this I can manually start a workflow against a document. The problem is, I can only create one ...
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Designing a form in SharePoint 2010 based on list

I want to design a form like on the image below in SharePoint page based on the list data. Can anyone tell me the way to do this? and i tried the same thing using SharePoint designer, i did like ...
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SharePoint 2010 Designer Workflow - Last Published Date

How can I see the last published date for a SharePoint Designer workflow? I can only see the last modified date, along with the a version history of each time the workflow was saved. But I can't ...
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Change name of infopath form

We have a bunch of archived reports in a document library which are linked to an Info path template. That template has become corrupted but luckily we have a working copy of this in a backup folder. ...
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how to delete duplicate values from a list

I have sharepoint list "histsList" . When the home page of my site is loaded the username and the current date is getting automatically saved in the list. I want to delete the rows which is having ...
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Display Description of choice column type on top

I have created a list with type Choice and set Description for the same. I have set Radio Buttons as "Display Choices Using". When i click on Add New item the Description is shown at the bottom. Is ...
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sharepoint new item form with multiple submit button + sharepoint designer

I am having 150 columns grouped in to 10 groups in a single new form. I want to submit first group and update the next groups individually in a single form with individual save buttons. Any help is ...
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How to customize the output of User profile records using Visual Studio with the help of XSL

I have configured User Profile Synchronization Service on my Portal and I want to develop a custom Visual WebPart "Employee Directory" to display criteria based results fetched from User Profiles as ...
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2010 Designer Workflow - add 1 condition and it won't publish

I have a very large list (column-wise) (no actual documents yet other than 2-3 testing ones) in SharePoint 2010 where I have customized the form using the InfoPath designer. I am trying to create a ...
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SP13 redirecting web pages

There are multiple ways to redirect website in SharePoint. Such as using content editor web part or changing the bookmark or http redirect. However, I seeking the easiest steps on how redirect the ...
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Why don't Lists and Libraries show up in SharePoint Designer?

I have a SharePoint 2010 site that works correctly, and a subsite that does not. When I open the subsite in SharePoint Designer, the "Lists and Libraries" view says "There are no items to show in ...
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Email sent by a designer workflow does not display lookup information

I have a simple list with a person's name (as a single line of text not a people/groups) and a date. I have created a workflow that pauses until the date and then sends an email to one of my AD ...
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Workflows stuck on starting Sharepoint 2010

We have an issue with a list that has some custom workflows we have created in SharePoint Designer. Each list item has 3 workflows attached to them, but the workflows just seem to sit at a ...
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How to create a Document Library Item without a file in sharepoint 2010?

wish you save my life. I am now doing a sharepoint project but I have little experience. My requirement: Design a contract creation/approval process for a company There are many kinds of contracts, ...
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Remove the word “Pages” from tab in IE

I would like to remove the word "pages" from tab in IE. How can I do it ?
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Automatically populate columns with Person/Group Mobile Number SP2013

Im creating a simple contact list and im looking at ways to ensure theres little oppourtunity for the end users to enter incorrect information when i hand it back over to them. One thing idea i was ...
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Where to find the URL I need to put in Sharepoint Designer?

I know for a fact that there's somewhere a page in Sharepoint that shows the URL you're supposed to enter in Sharepoint Designer to open the site. I just can't find any link to get to it. Does anyone ...
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Workflow internal Status “suspended” with sharepoint designer 2013

I created a workflow to automatically calculate the total cost (quantity multiply by price) successfully to a list. But when i created items in list, I received a message from internal status ...
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Can't Insert stage in SharePoint Designer

I can't insert stage in my workflow by using SharePoint Designer 2013. It is always disabled. What should I do? I use Designer 2010 platform. Can it be the reason for my problem?
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SharePoint 2010 Approval Work Flow Form - Link to Attachment

I have created a custom approval workflow that works as expected. However I am trying to add a link on the approval form to any attachments that were assigned during the creation of the list item. ...
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Master Page in sharepoint designer 2013

I want to customize my master page of share point 2013 so I copy my default master page(Seattle.master) then i open the copy but sharepoint designer 2013 not responding what should i do or what is my ...
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How to pass a default value to a Workflow Collect task?

Details: SharePoint 2010 Enterprise SharePoint Designer Building workflows in SP Designer My problem: I have a workflow which needs to collect some data from a user - lets say "Account Number" - ...
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Column Calculated #Name? error

I am creating a new column type in a SharePoint 2013 Online Document Library in order to parse a file name. Currently I have this formula I can add into =MID([Title],1,FIND(".",[Title],1)-1) This ...
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Could not retrieve profile with SharePoint Designer

I am using SharePoint Designer to retrieve user profile information and got this error: Could not retrieve profile schema from server, Make sure the profile store is properly configured. However, ...
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Modifying Sharepoint 2013 search results based on culture

Is it possible to display search results from a custom list based on the current culture (French and English only) of the user? Using a simple list (Title, Description, URL, FrenchTitle, ...