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How to change webpart title background for only 1 webpart?

I have three webparts and each of these have titles. I want to change the background of a single title. I have the following webparts: I want to change title background for only this Title called ...
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How to get the data from external SQL Server database in SharePoint 2013 site

What I want to do is retrieve the data from external SQL server database and bring it on the SharePoint 2013 site and show the graphs accordingly. So the data might be from different database tables. ...
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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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SharePoint Online, Change Column Widths On Custom List

I have created a Custom List via Importing Excel Spreadsheet. How do I adjust the column widths? I tried to follow the below link, (my view is AllItems.aspx) and it never shows me the menu outlined ...
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“Server Error” When Saving MasterPage Changes in Designer

I wish to edit a master page using SharePoint Designer 2013 however once i have made my changes and go to save i get the error "Server Error: This file may not be moved, deleted, renamed or otherwise ...
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How to hide Quick Launch in Sharepoint page without customizing code in AllItems.aspx

To hide the Quick Launch in Sharepoint2010 List i.e. AllItems.aspx page I use: .ms-quicklaunch { display:none; } In my scenario I have more than 200+ Document Libraries and List, in which each and ...
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How to make a page automatically redirect if a field item called “arch” is yes or checked?

Edit: Apologies that was a bit broad. The list item is named "Redacted" It is a checkbox ( true or false ). If it is toggled to be true then when the page is loaded or was clicked on the user is ...
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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 permissions do I need to open site & workflows in Sharepoint Designer 2007

I'm trying to view/edit a workflow in Sharepoint 2007, but keep getting denied access. In Sharepoint Designer, I click open site, then I put in the URL of the site. Only a portion of the site ...
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How to have a mini calendar webpart instead of the default calendar views

I ould like to have a mini calendar webpart that gets that from the calendar list. Something like this sample calendar view Thanks
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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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In SharePoint Designer 2010, create a button that when clicked updates a field and then rediredcts to a page?

In SharePoint Designer 2010 I have a Submit and Cancel Button, however I am trying to add an additional button which when clicked updates a field value and then redirects the page. How do you do this ...
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Setting colors to list items of a column in Moss 2007

My req: I have a column called status and I want to set the colors to the columns values based and not the entire row. So if status is 'approved' then set the approved value to color green..etc. I ...
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Remove a list element by the workflow of another list

I have 2 lists in the same site : listA and listB. When an element is entered in listA, it's copied into listB. I have an additional field called "OK?" in list B. Here is my problem : I would like ...
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Backup & restore Designer workflow

How to Backup & Restore a SharePoint Designer workflow and add it another site? I would appreciate a step by step guide.
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Cannot see reusable workflow after activate the feature

I am using SP2013 standard and Sharepoint designer 2013 I created a reusable workflow in a site collection. It only contains one step which is send an email to "this item" creator. Using SPD I saved ...
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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 doesn't create tasks anymore

I created a custom workflow via copy&modify of the OOB feedback workflow in SharePoint Designer 2010. When the workflow is started there are usually tasks created for every participant of the ...
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How to make a field increment by one each time it a change is made via workflow?

I have a field called "rev" and it starts at 0 however I would like it to increment by 1 each time a change is made via workflow. What's the best easy to do this? Should the rev field be text and with ...
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Is it possible to create a site in a different Farm via SharePoint Designer Workflow

UPDATE: It looks a little bit like a cross domain limitation. I was able to successfully complete a site creation within farm the WF is executed on via REST, but as soon as I attempt to hit another ...
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Create a Current Date and Time Variable in SharePoint Designer 2013

Is there a way to set or create a date/time workflow variable with the current date and current time in a 2013 SPD Workflow?
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Is it possible to have a button inside a column in Sharepoint list

Is it possible to have a button inside a column in Sharepoint list. For Example: We have a column as ID - number, Name - Single line text box, Status - Approve as button so that user will click ...
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Style list header for numeric column

I am using the following css to style the headers of a list: .ms-vh, .ms-vh2-nofilter, .ms-vh2-nograd, .ms-vh2, .ms-vb{ text-align:left; color:red; } This seems to work for every ...
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Sharepoint designer 2010 doesn't show all fields of current item in workflow

Hi I'm working on a workflow and I'm trying to set a field in the current item to a value calculated. Im trying to do this: Calculate Current Item:GP Instance Run Count plus 1 (output to Variable: ...
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Bring files then folders in Sharepoint 2010

I have a document library in a SharePoint 2010 site and it contains files and folders. Eg: some Excel, Word documents and few folders. How do I display the Excel and Word document first then the ...
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Entire Lookup Row to Appear in Dropdown

I hope I can explain this clearly. I am working in SharePoint 2013 and created a custom list that I pulling the data from that list into another list using lookup columns. For example, ID# is one of ...
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Unable to edit my custom List workflow (SP Designer)

There is an existing Custom List workflow on our SharePoint 2010 Enterprise site that I can't figure out how to edit. My main goal is actually to export this workflow to be able to port it to another ...
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collect data from user in workflow custom email - link to approve

I have the exactly same question as mentioned here : Collect Data from User in Workflow - custom email - collect data URL creation I want to send a custom email but including the link to the form ...
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How to retrieve previously entered information on a SharePoint list

Please assist me here. I have designed an infopath form and users will use the info path form to populate their timesheet information. I want to know how can i retrieve the previously entered ...
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Workflow Get value from web service response

I have called a web service in SP designer and the response is something like ...
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Is it possible to edit list views or add xslt without SharePoint Designer?

Is it possible to edit list views or add xslt without SharePoint Designer? SP Designer is blocked, but I have visual studio. I noticed I can see the "advanced edit" portions of the AllItems page, but ...
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Short Javascript script to detect if an item value with yes then redirect sharepoint page?

Is there a way to place a small JQuery/Javascript code to detect if an item list value is equal to yes and if so redirect the page using Content Editor Webpart? If "Status=no" Then <meta ...
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Cannot resolve Activity

I'm unable to publish a workflow in Sharepoint Designer 2013, errors are found when compiling the workflow. The workflow files were saved but cannot be run. I even tried to delete SPD Cache folder, ...
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Get the node value using js or jquery in SharePoint Designer

<tr> <td width="25%" class="ms-vb"> <b>Inclusion:</b> </td> <td width="75%" class="ms-vb"> <xsl:value-of select="@Inclusion" /> ...
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Is it possible to add grid lines to a sharepoint list

I am creating a list in sharepoint for my departments that will show their whereabouts throughout the week. I have created a table in excel, imported it through sharepoint and everything regarding ...
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Is SharePoint Designer freeware?

I am working on SharePoint 2013. I want to design some forms for my site. For this I need to install SharePoint Designer 2013, but before install I need to know if SharePoint designer 2013 is a ...
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Page layout not editable in SharePoint Designer

When I try to edit the page in SharePoint Designer it assk to checkout and edit the page layout, but I am not able edit the page in designer. I want to edit List view web part code in page, but it ...
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Using key-value defined in Site Options inside Designer Workflow

We have some key-value defined in Site Options for a site using SharePoint Designer. We want to use these values inside our Reusable Workflow designed using SharePoint Designer. I searched but cannot ...
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event id : 5553 error, any solution please help

I am getting the following error every one hour in SharePoint. Not sure what exactly is happening. Any help will be appreciated. The error is below. Event Id: 5553 failure trying to synch site ...
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event id : 7034 error, any solutions

I am getting the following error every one hour in SharePoint. Not sure what exactly is happening. Any help will be appreciated. The error is below. Event Id:7034 The SharePoint 2010 User ...
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Event id 2137 error, any solutions

I am getting the following error every one hour in SharePoint. Not sure what exactly is happening. Any help will be appreciated. The error is below. Event ID: 2137 The SharePoint Health Analyzer ...
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How do I set up a workflow for approved/rejected scenarios?

How do I set up a workflow for approved/rejected scenarios with SharePoint Designer? I need it to work so that if the assigned approver approves then the system needs to assign a task for someone else ...
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SharePoint 2013 “The URL Format is Invalid”

I have been chasing up an error and am struggling to resolve. I can browse my SharePoint site fine the only issue is Excel web app features do no display correct that's apparent to users However in ...
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Need a Choice column in a custom list for selecting “Language”

I have a custom list in SP2013 subsite and I need a choice column for selecting the language type i.e. English,French,Spanish etc and this selection of language should change the language that is to ...
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Need People Picker control in SharePoint designer

I am unable to find a people picker control in sharepoint designer. I am editing my NewForm.aspx that comes in a list "Add a New Item" in SP Designer 2013, added some text below the columns and ...
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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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How to concatenate 2 strings in SPD

I am using SharePoint 2013 workflow, is there a way to concat two string variables? I don't see an activity for it!
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SharePoint Workflow Auto CC

I have created workflows in SharePoint to send emails to end users giving information and asking questions. However, when the EU replies, if they do not push reply all it goes to a rarely monitored ...
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Display Announcements List in HTML Table on a SharePoint 2010

Consider this as my code for displaying Announcements list in a site page on my SharePoint 2010 site: <html> <head> <script type="text/javascript" ...
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Filter list without using SPD

I'm trying to filter a list, something like the OOTB WP, but more flexible. The problem with the webpart is that the user has to input the exact contents of the item he wants to find. I would like the ...