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SOAP Connection,Data View Web Part with URL field

I am trying to use a SOAP data connection to pull data from a link list (3 lists) on one site collection and 2 subsite onto a page on a same site collection. My SOAP connection is configured ...
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XSL:Choose not working

I have a checkbox field in the sharepoint list. Then i want to display the list in the list using Dataview webpart. The issue that i am having that the checkbox value is not returned as expected since ...
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Assign Tasks to Users based on Job Title in another list

I have a list called Contacts which stores names and job titles. I also have a list called Project Tasks which is a list of all project tasks. In this list, I have a choice field called Assigned To ...
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Auto setting security settings of a subsite using workflow

I am wondering if it is possible at all to edit site permission settings using workflow? I work for a consulting company who takes small projects from various clients and wants to move their ...
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Converting a completely customized design to SharePoint template

How do you convert a completely customized website to a SharePoint template. Can it take the structure of a WordPress template? Must it be asp or can PHP be integrated. What is the most simplified ...
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Approval workflow with specified approver

I am quite a newbie with SharePoint Designer. I have been playing around a bit with approval workflows, but I can't seem to get it right. Can someone please help me a bit with some kind of guide of ...
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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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Copy calculated column to another column in same list

I have a list with the columns rID, requestID and some other columns. Here rID column is type number and it will set the value from workflow. requestID is type calculated column and starts with some ...
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Sharepoint 2013 sites doesn't open

When I open my site on SharePoint 2013 with SharePoint designer I'm getting the follow error. The webserver at http://.... does not appear to have Microsoft SharePoint Foundation installed. ...
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Displaying filtered list in display form

I have a fairly straightforward requirement that I need assistance with. I have List A and List B. When viewing the Display Form of List A I want to view items of List B when 2 fields match. I know I ...
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Add Sharepoint codes/tags in html master page

SP newbie here. Just wanna ask if I can add Sharepoint tags in the HTML master page (.html file). I am quite confused on where should I put my codes. Most articles I found on the web say I should ...
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How to Create a Edit Item Button in a web part

I was recently tasked with creating a Edit List Item Link button in a WebPart for a SharePoint List. The button will act identical to the Edit Item button on the UIRibbon, but needs placed above the ...
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Help with SPCascadeDropdowns cascading lookup column

I have this jquery added to my editform.aspx in SharePoint. I want the childcolumn to also have unique values, although it may contain duplicates example below. Example. When I select mycountry, I ...
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Global Navigation drop down menu subsite level

My Sub site Hierarchy is as follows: HOME Subsites Subsite 1 Subsite 1a Subsite 1b Subsite 2 Subsite 2a Subsite 2b The Global ...
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jQuery to Reset sharepoint Dropdown value to empty in

Can you please let me know how to reset Dropdown value to empty using jQuery. I tried using like this on Dropdown doen changed event but it is not working. Can you please help me. Below is the code i ...
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Sharepoint 2013 list Dropdown change event is not working using Jquery in NewForm.aspx

I have 10 Dropdowns in SharePoint list. Initially I want to show only one Drop down in the newform.aspx. Once the user selects a value in the dropdown i want to show another dropdown. I was able to ...
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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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Why is Sharepoint designer showing the correct information but the browser is different

I'm wondering if anyone can help me with a SharePoint designer issue. I have some code I'm using to make a column in a summary table in SPD in a data view web part. <xsl:variable name="X" ...
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SharePoint Online 2013 - Workflows Fail

I have created a very simple workflow that hard-codes some values into a dictionary, then writes the dictionary values to the status of the workflow. When I publish and run it manually to my ...
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Workflow to trigger email notification when new document is added/edited not sending email

I am new to SharePoint, especially SharePoint 2013. I have created a workflow via SharePoint Designer 2013 with the following conditions- If a new document is created with the "Date Created" equaling ...
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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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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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How to display more than 3 views in document library?

I have 4 views "All Documents" "Agreements" "Permits" "Deeds" I want to display all 4 of them above my document library but only 3 get displayed and the fourth gets placed in the "..." section. I ...
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SharePoint 2010 workflow fail to run after pause

Situation: A Custom List and a approval workflow designed by SharePoint Designer 2010 The approval workflow will pause 5 mins when the item created , after pause, will start the approval process. ...
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Sharepoint 2013 add button to Infopath 2013 form

Since I am new to working with Sharepoint 2013, I have the following questions to ask you about Infopath 2013 and possibly SharePoint Desinger 2013: Yesterday I created a custom list in my 'test ...
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how to change the font color (style) of columns/rows in a sharepoint list

I have created a list in my SP 2010 site via the Create List using Import Spreadsheet option. Unfortunately, for whatever reason (despite the fact that I have formatted my excel document all the ...
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How do you change the approval status back to Pending if an already approved document has been edited?

I have an approval workflow in a document library. It's manually started by the user because they may not want to start it everytime they edit a document. The workflow is as follows: If for UK ...
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Create Approval workflow for Blog in Sharepoint Designer

I am facing problem in creating a simple workflow for "Blogs". If a user writes one blog, then his/her manager would be responsible for "Approving/Rejecting" it. I am using SharePoint Designer, ...
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Workflows; “If current item field equals value”; Why do I see some fields and not others?

I'm creating a workflow which uses fields from custom form. When I open the .xsn form in InfoPath, I'm able to see the names of all the field items on the form by clicking on the field. However, I ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...