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Sharepoint 2013 Send Email Workflow only sends once

I set up a list workflow to email the creator whenever an item is created or updated in a custom list, but it only sends an email to the creator after they create their first item. For additional ...
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Save button stopped refreshing

I'm having an issue with using GenFireServerEvent on a save button to save and refresh on a SharePoint 2013 site. Here's my code: <input type="button" value="Save" name="btnSave" ...
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How to edit a redirecting library of SharePoint?

I have a library in SharePoint which redirects to another page. I have added the following script for redirection using script editor web part. <meta http-equiv="refresh" ...
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Form_URN and Current Item URL - both do not work when used in a Task email notification to provide a clickable link

I found in a few threads that I could use Form_URN in my email notifications that a task was over due, but this does not work for me. I have tried in several different workflows, so I know it isn't ...
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Add a Comment to Field items on a List

Basically I am attempting to replicate Excel's ability to add a comment to an item on a list. (The little popup boxes that can be added to Excel cells that come up with a mouse hover or click) I would ...
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Workflow to send a List?

I have a Birthday List, and I need to write a workflow to send a list of those who meet years two days in advance, and send an email to those who fulfill years on the day of.
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Image Banner not displaying for read-only users

On one of the Site Collections we have in SharePoint 2013, we created a custom banner. The banner is not displayed for users who have read-only access to that Site Collection. Is there away for us to ...
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“Sharepoint Designer encountered an error generating the task form” while publishing SP 2010 Designer workflow on SP 2013 platform

Getting the following error while publishing SP 2010 Designer workflow on SP 2013 platform: Sharepoint Designer encountered an error generating the task form As a result, "Start approval ...
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Unable to display this Web Part. BCS SP2010 [duplicate]

I am trying to get data form SqlServer2008 in SP2010 with the hep of BCS. I have created External List Successfully,but when I go to my Site I get following error: Unable to display this Web Part. To ...
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Workflow for sending email in SharePoint 2010

Is there any way to get an excel export from a SharePoint list and email to users in SharePoint 2010? We have a list which update weekly and I want to email all users in format of Excel
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Creating workflow action, No response

I have to ask about creating workflow in SharePoint website. It have some error as shown in the above picture. And when I try to add action to the workflow, it shows no response as shown in below ...
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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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End Active Tasks when one approver in list of multiple parallel approvers completes task

I have a multi-step workflow set up in SharePoint Designer that sets up the Task Process Participants dynamically and in parallel for each Assignment Stage. I have multiple participants in each ...
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Save workflow as template not working

I need to save my reusable workflow as template in SharePoint Designer 2010. When i tried saving my workflow i am getting this error. "The server was unable to create your template. Please notify ...
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Javascript - Code - SharePoint - Character Limit

I am starting to get the hang of the tools within SharePoint and InfoPath thanks to y'alls help! I have set a character limit by using SharePoint (Single line of text), but want a bar showing the ...
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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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Creating new column in workflow task list in sharepoint designer 2013

I have created a Document Library as 'Sample1' and it has 2 fields as Form Title,Date.I am getting user data for Form Title and Date.And I have created a workflow for 'Sample1' in SharePoint designer ...
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changing logo in sharepoint 2010

I am trying to change my company logo in SharePoint 2010, can you tell me how I can change it and when I change does it changes on all of its sub sites. Please help I am stuck on doing that. ...
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sorting and filtering not working after adding date range filter

I have added SharePoint list view on a page. I have applied date range filter after referring this article.However sorting and filtering at the column level has stopped working.
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Group by more than 2 columns in SharePoint 2013?

I want to group by more than 2 columns in SharePoint 2013.In OOTB we can do only 2 columns group by only,can any one help on this how i can achieve this functionality. Please help on this,it is very ...
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Editing Appearance of Lookup Field in SP Workflow Email

I have a workflow that sends an email when a new item is added to a list. The email includes the creator of the new item, which uses a lookup value. CurrentItem-CreatedBy-String = [%Current ...
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SharePoint 2013 workflow missing inside SPD

I was trying to test Offline Installation of SharePoint on my Virtual Machine. I installed SharePoint 2013 using Powershell, Installed WorkFlow Manager Refresh and Service Bus 1.1 using Web Platform ...
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Error publishing workflow: Sharepoint Designer encountered an error generating the task form

On my laptop, connect to the SharePoint 2010 server which is across the internet, no VPN. I can edit workflows, save them, but not publish. I did have to edit reg keys per this article to get the ...
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Workflows Stopping and detaching themselves from Items : AutoStart Workflow: System.ArgumentException

We have a number of worflows on numerous list's, and they have recently detached them selves from the list , by that i mean that they no longer appear in the workflows area. Also they have stopped and ...
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What is the right approach for this requirements?

Need to build the form in SharePoint 2010, where Logged in user should able to select the domain user to send email from drop down (certainly need to access the domain users in drop down list). ...
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SPD Workflow Approval Task- Unexpected Error When Viewing Task

I have a SPD 2010 workflow that is starting an approval process and assigning a task to a user. I'm running into an odd issue. When a user with contribute permissions on the Task list tries to view ...
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Change look of choice in design form

I am looking to change how the display form looks. I have been searching for hours and don't know if what I am trying to accomplish is possible. When I have a choice field with check boxes it ...
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PreSaveItem() function not firing for save on XsltListViewWebPart

I have 2 web parts on the page, a DataFormWebPart and a XsltListViewWebPart. I'm trying to do some custom validation for the XsltListViewWebPart and would like to do it on the presave event. ...
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SP 2010 updated dlls show up in features but not SP Designer

I have a custom feature that we are building in Visual Studio 2015. It installs fine initially. I am trying to set up an upgrade script and I get the following: - the feature version (from ...
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Error when trying to view Previous Version of a File in SharePoint

Whenever I try and access a file's version history in SharePoint Designer (2013 in this case), I get the following error: Versions cannot be accessed at this time server is busy This is a ...
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Parallel block in SharePoint Designer 2013 Workflow

I'm stucked with a next problem: I have a parallel block in SPD Workflow, each of parallel thread - task for different groups of employees. Everything is ok if everybody agree and click "Approve" or ...
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Document Approval Workflow in SharePoint 2013

Firstly, apologies if this has been answered somewhere, but I have spent 2 days hunting through Google, including results here, and I haven't found an answer yet, so I thought someone here may be able ...
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How to change position of top navigation bar in sharepoint 2013?

I am working on branding a SharePoint site which requires styling the top navigation bar and placing it below the site icon. I moved the classes within seattle.html page to implement this but this led ...
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Change Sender's Address based on lists in SharePoint workflow mails

SharePoint Designer workflow which sends mail is configured on List A and List B. Is there a way we could change the FROM address of the email in inbox to appear List A(abc@abc.com) for List A and ...
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Empty Text Filter Shows No Data

I've created a Text Filter to filter a Data View Web Part based on the document name. The filter itself works great, but when the filter is empty, there are no results returned. Does anyone know of a ...
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Why is my page blank?

I've created a Web Part page in SharePoint designer and added some web parts (a Data View and a Text Filter), but when I preview it or browse to it on the site, the page is blank with no web parts on. ...
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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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Overwrite item copied based on title

I have two lists, and I have a workflow that copies one item from one list to the second on a field change. Sometimes, one item can be copied even if it has already been. I would like to overwrite ...
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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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How to create auto complete Textbox like Google search Textbox in Infopath, SharePoint 2013?

I have list of staff in database and it has more than 1000 records I created a Dropdown in Infopath but searching a record through Dropdown from more than 1000 record is very time consuming. what I ...
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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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it's possible to create a tree of folders in a document library when i create a folder

i'm new in sharepoint, i would like to create a tree of folders automaticaly in a document library when i create a folder "project" then in the sub folders there are a content types it's possible to ...
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My field in workflow task is still required even after made it optional

Environment : Sharepoint Foundation 2010 A few days ago, I wanted to make my field required in a workflow task. For that, I made required my field under the content type. But, this had no effect. ...
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Url to a NewForm with a specific content type

I have a SharePoint 2010 Site collection and I need to know how I would write the URLs to a newform.aspx associated with a SharePoint list when I have two separate content types. Generally (for a ...
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IF ELSE workflow different field but same output

I have created a sharepoint list form where there are different levels of approvals in the sharepoint designer workflow. However, when the administrator clicks approve or reject in the task, the ...
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Drop down list lookup field SharePoint Designer 2013

I would like to create a list with inventory on it. This would be just numbers like A1 through A24 (List A). Is there a way to create a lookup field in another list (B) with a column that shows those ...
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Sharepoint designer, workflow checkbox

I'm very new to the SharePoint designer and am trying to create workflows at the moment. I've created a new employee list, where I've created a choice column called software and within software there ...
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SharePoint 2013 error with external list connecting to LobSystem

I created the ECT with a Custom Impersonated ID so it is connecting to the SQL Database with a specific ID and PW for the SQL DB not through windows Authentication. I created the External list ...
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removing dictionary item in designer workflow

How do I remove items from a dictionary created from a REST call in a SP 2013 designer workflow? I have seen actions for building dictionary and retrieving items but none for removing.
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Using field data with javascript in SharePoint Designer

I'm having trouble calling the field data in some javascript. Basically I need: videoFilename = 'Name that user puts into Video Name field' I thought perhaps i could just add it like in a ...