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SharePoint online - login issue with designer

I am trying to open SharePoint Online site with my designer but I am getting below error: There is a problem with your account please try again later Can anyone please let me know the possible ...
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sharepoint 2013 display files by user that they only created

In a new sharepoint 2013 project that I am going to create, I need to allow users to only see the workflows, lists and documents that they create. Each person is not allowed to see each others files. ...
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Can you get information for a data view web part to show presence bubble using SOAP connection?

I am trying to set up a data view web part to show information from a list on a different site collection in the same web application. The information I need to get includes people with their presence ...
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Can I jump to a specific div ID based on the results of a specific variable passed from another page?

I am trying to jump to a specific section on my page, but I need to do it after the document.ready has completed. When I click from page 1, information is added to the end of the URL depending on ...
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How to compile ASP from SP Designer 2013

I am previewing an aspx page in SP Designer 2013. It's not loading any of my content and not generating the HTML I'm looking for because the ASP is not being compiled. How can I run this code ...
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Xsl Date Difference Calculation

I have a requirement to calculate the difference between the current day and due day . I used the below formula and i was able to get the date difference . <xsl:value-of ...
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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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List item menu's custom action on content type (only SPD2010)

Is it possible to have a custom action List Item Menu in a document library on a specific content type, created in SPD 2010? In code I know is possible, but I'd rather try it out in SP Designer. ...
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send attendee email reminder workflow

SP & SP Designer 2013, no Visio 2013, I have Visio 2010 When I create a calendar event I just want an email reminder to be sent to the Attendee(s). Don't know why this isn't an OOB function. ...
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Setting up approval workflow in sharepoint designer 2007

I am trying to setup Approval workflow in sharepoint designer 2007: User creates a new list item Should trigger an email and assign the task to manager Manager reviews the item an clicks on ...
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Workflow condition using a lookup column

I am sure this is something quite simple but I can't seem to figure this out (I am new to SPD and workflows in general). I am building a workflow to notify key individuals of a new item(s) being ...
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Show most recent entry in multiple lines of text unless the field is blank

Is it possible to show the most recent entry in a multi-line text box with Append changes turned on, unless the entry is a blank? This is an attempt at the solution, but I couldn't get it to work for ...
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Set the due date on a task at time of creation using SharePoint Designer?

We are creating tasks in a workflow but we cannot find a way of setting the due date in the same workflow. We resorted to adding a workflow to the task list that adds the due date on item creation. ...
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Remove line spacing from 'Full details' in workflow email

I have a workflow in SP 2010 that I use to send an email whenever an item is added. I've included the 'Full details' in the body of the email, however when the email arrives it has massive spacing in ...
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Move item to folder when added/edited (SP2013 or O365)

How to move item to folder automatically when it has been added or edited in a library? The folder is in the same library. The correct folder will be defined by metadata. This should happen ...
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Show row number of list item

We have a list which should be display the row number of the item. A calculated column doesn't work. So I worked with the SharePoint designer. I added different "code" to my column but number 1 ...
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How do I get the highest value from a SharePoint list in SharePoint designer?

I have a list of numbers in SharePoint, each number being a separate item. Eg. 1 5 3 2 7 I am running a SharePoint Designer workflow on a document set library, and in that workflow I need to pull up ...
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Sharepoint Site doesn't open on Safari 8.0.2

I upgrated my software and Safari 8.0 installed with the update. My sharepoint site can open in Safari 8.0. But I upgrated Safari 8.0 to Safari 8.0.2. But my sharepoint site can't open. I searched ...
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Cannot logon with credentials obtained from Secure Store Provider

I was able to set all the required permissions through the central administration and create external content types. Every thing was working fine and all the users were able to view the external lists ...
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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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SPD2010 Workflow “Collect Data From User” Activity + Multi User fields?

Creating a SPD 2010 workflow. Trying to do something that I think should be simple. Use a “Collect Data From a User” activity to collect 0 to many “people” that should be affiliated with a piece of ...
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Possible ways to connect SharePoint Office 365 to External databases

Is there a way we can connect SharePoint Office 365 to Oracle & MySQL Databases and also is it possible for these databases to feed data to SharePoint Office 365 rather than SharePoint pulling the ...
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Adding branded Quick Launch Menu to a 2013 Custom Layout Page

I have build an html master page with bootstrap header and footer, referenced JS and CSS. Not much in the way of snippets apart from a search box in my header. All good Ok, now I have created some ...
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Open in explorer not working, Internet Explorer 11

I have downloaded the hotfix, but it is still not working. how do I know if I am opening the correct IE? I need to be able to open in explorer view and have searched many different ways on the net ...
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Can we convert the html version of top level site's master page to .master file for subsite

My top level site has a X-master page and I want a new Y-master page for the Sub-Site which is a replica of X-master page with changes to be made. In designer I tried to copy paste the html version of ...
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How to get the unique values in DVWP using XSLT

My requirement is to get the unique values from the list in DVWP Web Part using XSL. Let's say i have following values in my list (10,10,20,30) and i need to show as (10,20,30). Any help would be ...
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LOB apps in SharePoint online?

I have been playing around with the SharePoint 2013 app model lately. Maybe it is because I used to build Farm soltuions for on premise installations, but I miss the opportunity to build LOB apps for ...
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Infopath form opens as read only and cannot be submitted by only some users

We have an infopath form that we created so our staff can submit their expenses through SharePoint. This form then needs to be signed and approved by someone in upper management. Once a form is ...
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List in Sharepoint Preview Pane View, how do i get the item to be filled with the 1st item by default?

The Sharepoint Preview pane works ok, and will fill the information in when I hover over the first item on the left. But I want the first item information to be filled in when I load the page, can ...
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How do I hide the Timeline in the 'Task List' data view web part using SharePoint Designer 2013

Using SharePoint Designer 2013 I've created a Data View web part that links to a Task List on my SharePoint 2013 site - and it all works as I'd expect. The only thing I can't seem to do is to remove ...
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Different EditForm based on the List View

We are creating an asset list in Sharepoint 2013 site (on-premise). It will be one big list instead of making separate lists for different item types. There will be different views depending on the ...
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Workflow for email alerts on subfolders only

I've inherited a SharePoint site that includes sub-folders in the document libraries. When a customer attempts to set an alert on a particular sub-folder, they wind up receiving alert emails for the ...
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Workflow cannot send E-Mails, but Sharepoint can

I made a Workflow with the very first step to send me an e-mail. The next step is to set the workflow state from (unset) to something else. When I look at the workflow-state in SharePoint, it says ...
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Conditional formatting lookup column

I am attempting to do conditional formatting in a list view in SharePoint Designer. In this list I have a list that contains a lookup column, and other columns derived from the list of that lookup ...
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Modifying an XsltListViewWebPart on a display form of a custom list causes the view to change and only display the attachment and title fields

We are running SharePoint 2010 Enterprise and I am using SharePoint Designer 2010. I have created a main list (default Tasks template) and a related list (custom). On the display form of the main ...
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How to calculate the Value of sharepoint list field in the Date field column?

The first 6 digits would come from the current day’s date – the last 3 digits would start at 001 and increment throughout that day. So if the date is 04/11/13 the first value of the list should be ...
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Remove Search this site in sharepoint 2013 using jquery

i have written the below jquery to remove the text “search this site”. it is working fine . but on mouse over it is still showing the old text i.e ” search this site”. Also when I now try to insert a ...
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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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How to find out whether item is updating in SharePoint designer workflow? [duplicate]

Is there anyway we can get when list item updating in sharepoint designer workflow?. I have status ="New" it is need to send only one time when new item created. But now it is sending emails when ...
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Creating subsite from template doesn't keep theme/header - why not?

In SharePoint Designer 2010, I opened a SubSite and then did Save as Template. I then created a new SubSite from the template. The new SubSite creates fine, but it doesn't inherit the theme from the ...
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SP10 Edit Custom Ribbon Action Created with Designer

If I have created a Custom Ribbon action using the Designer method, how do I then edit the action properties (i.e. button image) later? MSDN - Creating a Custom Action by Using SharePoint Designer
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How can I use one list column to retrieve another column value in a different list

I have a web part that I display a data view of one list say List A (below). This list has one column as a lookup which is already another existing list say List B. Say, List A {Project Name, ID, ...
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can't create .aspx in Sharepoint Designer

I am the global admin and I can't create new aspx forms in the Sharepoint Designer. I am able to create html and css files but if I try to create a new Form in a List it says Server Error: access ...
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Whats wrong with this calculation?

Hi I tried add a column via calculation, and it seems to not be correct because I keep getting a syntax error.. Can anyone tell me why or where I went wrong? This is a dropdown box when a certain ...
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User permission Problem for workflows in wss-3.0

Im running wss-3.0 on a Windows Server 2003 machine. The User Accounts are AD based. I made a Calendar List with 3 different Permission Groups. Users that can only read the list Users that can add ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 - Send email to multiple users

I have a field in a list which needs to take multiple users and an email needs to be sent out to all those users. I picked the field as 'Type of information' being 'Person or Group' and 'Allow ...
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Starting workflows and moving documents

I am trying to create a Workflow in SharePoint designer 2010. Here are the steps If a document's property field "status" is changed to "pending team review" Then an email is sent to the Team ...
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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 ...