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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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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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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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SharePoint Foundation Server installation

I can't open my site with SharePoint Designer 2010. SharePoint and Foundation installed on Windows 2008 Standard Server.Designer on Windows 7. I've spent a good deal of time researching and ...
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Error while publishing the workflow in sharepoint designer 2013

Currently, I've configured workflow manager in sharepoint server 2013 for using shareoint 2013 workflow in designer. But, while publishing the workflow, it shows following error: ...
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Sharepoint 2013 List WYSIWYG Designer views

We need to offer our users a way to freeform format Custom List fields anywhere on a SharePoint page. The designer can not be InfoPath, SharePoint Designer or Reporting Services. Design experience ...
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Inserting Multi-line text field quick part from SharePoint Crashes Word

Title pretty much sums it up. Working on a doc template for a library, have a bunch of quick parts already inserted for various columns of the content type. If I add a multi-line text field, it will ...
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Library workflow starts on upload, but not on save in the edit form

I have a document library for pictures and I've created a SPD workflow tha should start every time items are changed or added: newly uploaded, edited metadata or uploaded againg (overwritten). The ...
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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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How to build a form in sharepoint 2010

I am currently using SharePoint 2010 and I already have a webpage template in the SharePoint designer tool. May I know how do I build a custom form in SharePoint 2010 and link the details in the form ...
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Multi-people picker in approval workflow

Is it possible to start a workflow which assigns approval tasks for an item to multiple people with a people picker field? My customer wants several people picker fields in the following format: ...
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move items from one list to another list using sharepoint designer 2010

Can we move list items from list A to list B using designer 2010. I can see option to copy item but not move. I do not want to copy items. eg. List A has 1000 iems. There is a status field.Now all ...
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Cannot create list relationship although it should work

I am working on a calendar which allows people to create events where people would sign up to register. the parent list is "EventCalendar" and a child list "EventRegistrations" uses a lookup column ...
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Delete Duplicate Items In SharePoint List

Migrated from wss 3.0 to sp 2010 I have notice few Lists have been Duplicated twice as shown Below Example of Name Application Data Completed Test1 Sp2010 March NO Test2 ...
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How to Bind textbox/ListBox from one List with depending on other Dropdownlist populated with Another Sharepoint list in InfoPath?

I have a DropDownList which is populated with One SharePointList in INFOPATH DESIGNER and the value for other textboxes are filled depending on this DropDownList Selected Value using Rules & ...
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SP 2010 Approval workflow Current Assignment Stage - Stage

I've made a copy of the existing approval workflow. I know I'll be adding three stages (groups of approves) when initiating the workflow. Based on the stage I'd like to change the email notification ...
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Why don't replace Resources file in SharePoint

I created a resources file in SharePoint to display column names into several languages. The problem is when i edit resource file it does not work and i had to create a new file every time. How ...
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Create ListItem for each member of SharePoint 2010 Group using SPD Workflows

Is it possible to create a ListItem for each member of a SP 2010 group using the SharePoint Designer Workflow Actions? Let's say i have 5 people in a group, now the workflow has to create a simple ...
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Unable to create list form(newform,editform or displayform) in SharePoint 2010

Using SharePoint Designer, I am trying to create some dummy listforms (newform1,editform1 or displayform1) but when I create one it pops up the following error. "could not save the list changes ...
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Sharepoint 2010 List attachments display issue

I am using following code to display the list item attachments in the "All Items" view for a list. <td id="ItemAttchment{$ID}{generate-id()}" class="ms-vb" style="width: 92px"> ...
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Display List or Library on another site as WebPart?

I want to display my list on another site in same site collection. I edit List with SPDesigner, select the view and save it to site gallery. After these steps, I added the view webpart on my another ...
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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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Email alert designed using SharePoint Designer doesnt display image

I created an email alert workflow in SharePoint 2010 using SharePoint Designer. This email alert has images embedded in them using the HTML tag . When i receive the email alert,it doesn't load in ...
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How to create SPD Task to everyone in a group separatly?

is it possible to assign a simple SPD To-Do-Item to everyone in a group separatly so that individual tasks are given to everyone?
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Dropdown menu with XML data source gives web part error

I am using SharePoint designer to build a page with a data view web part that displays the contents of a 6,000 record XML file that is structured like the example below with each "Details" element ...
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GetitembyId in list

SPWeb web = SPContext.Current.Web; SPList list = web.Lists["MyList"]; SPListItem item = list.GetItemById(1); item["Title"] = TextBox_Name.Text; item["ProductNumber"] = TextBox_ProdNum.Text; ...
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Uploading Multiple Documents To a List Item sharepoint 2010

Is there a way we can enable (out of the box )Uploading Multiple Documents To a List Item sharepoint 2010 ? cheers
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Workflow only runs successfully once after publishing, then fails until I republish (on new copied files)

I have a workflow which runs a series of complicated steps (not sure it's necessary for me to sum them up, but please ask if it might help). My workflow runs on "create" and my users copy files from ...
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Visual WebPart using Visual Studio 2010 and use XSLT for customize look and feel

I just configured User Profile Synchronization Service on my portal and now need to implement "Employee Directory". I have created a VisualWebPart Solution in Visual Studio 2010 and Programatically ...
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How to expand sharepoint 2010 calendar by default

When i use the code below to expand calendar by default. It breaks the ribbon when i click items or list from the ribbon to edit a list. It starts showing loading.... and doesn't stop. Cheers ...
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Can an Excel file be used as an external content type?

or an external datasource? Can that be set up in SP Designer 2010
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Novice here: How can I populate an workflow email with text from another Sharepoint list?

I am creating a notification email to go out to the users of my site, to let them know there is a new InfoPath form they need to complete. I understand how to bring in dynamic fields like their name, ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 does not allow end users to make backups of their sites

SharePoint Designer 2010 does not allow end users to make backups of their sites, so is there any other way we can perform the backup using the same SharePoint Designer 2010.
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SharePoint Data Form web part reusablility

I have a list at root level and created a DFWP and replaced LIST ID with Listname and it works great on the root site. Now I want to reuse this on the sub site. So I am changing defaultvalue from site ...
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SharePoint Designer code preview does not reflect actual output

I have had multiple issues with the stability of SharePoint Designer (2010) but one in particular is vexing. Example: A change is made and the output is as expected in the code view of SPD. When saved ...
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Display text as Italic for Description while creating a field in sharepoint 2010

While creating a Field in sharepoint 2010 can we make the description text as Italic ? If so can you please provide me sample. I have tried using <i></i> but with out no luck.
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SharePointDesigner encountered an error during setup

I'm trying to install Sharepoint Designer 2010, 32bit. The installation gets all the way to the end and then says "Microsoft SharePointDesigner encountered an error during setup. The file ...
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How can i enable a rich text box functionality on a custom webpart (New Form SP2010)

In SP 2007 when i add a custom new form webpart with a multiple line of text field i use to get the richtextbox feature But in SP 2010 custom new form webpart with multiple line of text field doesnt ...
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In SP Designer 2013 > Master Pages, cannot see the master file but can find in _catalogs/masterpage

Under site collection A I have created a Master file and need to move the file to site collection B. After I downloaded the Master file, in site collection B > site settings > Master pages and page ...
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Redirecting One SiteCollection to Another Sitecollection

I have created a root site collection with following http://sp.domain.com I want to auto redirect all users who browse to the root site collection to another site collection with this ...
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Have Workflow Change\Update an item on Infopath Form

Is it possible to change the content of a field in a InfoPath form from a workflow in SharePoint. I have tried working with the "Update List Item" action but have been unable to to find a direct way ...
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Refer to a Group in an 'If Modified By…' Workflow Action

I want to have a workflow that only allows a certain change to be made by certain people: I only want people in the permissions group Library Authorisers to be able to save a document after changing ...
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Have an Association Column equal the field of another Column

I have created an association column as part of a reusable workflow in SharePoint designer. I am now trying to have this column equal the field of another column in Document Library. I have tried ...
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Sharepoint 2013 designer workflow error 401

I have created a designer workflow in SharePoint 2013 and i have published the workflow as a non system account (as required).But when i check the status of the workflow it say internal status ...
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XSLT filter for Yes/No Column/Field in SharePoint Custom List for SharePoint Designer DataView WebPart

I'm trying this with no luck: [@ActiveStatus='Yes'] also tried 1, '1', 'True' .. get no rows back.. If I remove the filter I get back all rows. full line in code view looks like this: ...
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How can I add recipients to email created with Workflow?

I have a List with a column called "Add Recipients", Require that this column contains information: No Allow multiple selections: Yes Allow selection of: People and Groups Choose ...
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SharePoint Approval Workflow customizing email notifications

I am working in Sharepoint Designer on an approval workflow. I am customizing the emails that are sent to the initiator and the approver. How do I rebuild that link, so the approver can click the ...
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Retrieving attachments from SP List

I want to retrieve attachments from a sharepoint list. But don't really know how to, any suggestions? SOLVED: Check code under picture. public void MyData(string prod) { SPWeb web = ...
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Using REST call and Datatables plugin to retrieve SharePoint Date field

I'm having an issue with a REST call that's giving me some headaches. This is the code I'm using: function LoadAIP(state) { var call = $.ajax({ url: "https://xxxx/xxxx/_vti_bin/listdata.svc/AIPList? ...
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Change the text in menu items listed under Site Actions

I would like to find the best way to change the text of the title and description of some of the items listed under Site Actions. For example, say I wanted to change "More Options" to "Something ...