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How can I run SharePoint Designer 2010 and 2013 on the same machine?

After installing SharePoint Designer 2013 and MS Office 2013 on my Win7 64-bit laptop, SharePoint Designer 2010 crashes every time I try to open a site. Can SharePoint Designer 2010 and 2013 coexist?
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How can I provide option 'Select' in dropdown and lookup column of Sharepoint

I have a mandatory drop down column, I want a select option as the standard drop down I have a non-mandatory lookup column , which contains (None) as default value , How can that be changed to Select ...
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How to get Task Id in Sharepoint Designer 2007 Workflow

I have created workflow using sharepoint designer 2007. I want to send mail to user with the reference of task which is allocated to his/her. I have created custom mail format for that in which there ...
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How I can get the BI type site created in sharepoint online 2013?

I have some excel data with multiple sheets, on which I need filtering and displaying the interactive reports to multiple web pages in SPO 2013. For this I want to create a business intelligent site ...
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Can't reset to site definition in sharepoint designer 2013

When I right click on a masterpage that the interface tells me is customized and click 'reset to site definition', a copy of the master page is created but the original page is not reset and still ...
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Overwrite version from a workflow

Is it possible to overwrite a current version of a document from a workflow? I need to update some fields in a list but when I update the fields versioning kicks in and changes the version number. I ...
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Simple “set field =” workflow failing?

Multiple users are moving files into my library, and no one cares about the actual document file name, but SharePoint does. So to prevent overwriting "duplicates", I'm using a workflow which appends ...
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Adding a non WCF SOAP wsdl as external content type in sharepoint manager

This is location to my wsdl, it is WSDL created by Spring WS: http://foo.bar/local/rpc/file.wsdl I am trying to add the connection to external data source from sharepoint designer. In the selection ...
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Customization of the Survey App to create a poll webpart

I need to display the Poll question on the home page. I used the normal Survey webpart to do it. but it displays the survey description on the page with a "Respond to the Survey" link. Once I click on ...
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change the default tile size in Sharepoint 2013

Hello, I create an app using the Promoted Links in Sharepoint 2013. I chose to do this because the feature has the awesome hover effect and is easy to customize the image. The issue is that I ...
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Migrate Web Part from one environment to another?

SharePoint Foundation 2010. I have added a very basic web part to my development environment. It is honestly just the Visual Web Part template. I would like to export this web part and import to ...
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How to add a New Item form to a page in SharePoint Online?

I am using SharePoint Online which looks to be version 2013. I want a New Item form on my home page. I have tried SharePoint Designer 2013. I tried making a new page and it complains that "this page ...
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how to change connection source in data connections in infopath forms.?

I've created and published my form in DEV environment. For testing, I have published it to the Test environment. I used the following technique and now the forms are working fine. Saved the source ...
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Custom List without CreatedBy / ModifiedBy through WebUI/SPD/Javascript

Is it possible to create a truely anonymous list without the created by and modified by columns defaulted, like if someone wanted a suggestion box? Specifically is it possible to do this in SP2010 out ...
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Creating a BCS conectivity with Sharepoint Designer 2010 with MS SQL server 2005 (Externall Table)

When I tryied this Link and Connect with server 2005 : http://kowalski.ms/2010/07/20/sharepoint-server-2010-supplementing-user-profile-imports-using-bcs/ Get a lot of errors with tables(No One ...
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Can't access SharePoint 2010 site from SharePoint Designer 2010 from Windows7 machine

When i am trying to access my SharePoint site from the SharePoint Designer 2010, i am getting the following error message: "Server error: The version of Microsoft SharePoint Foundation running on the ...
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How to redirect to a page outside of the sitecollection after submitting a sharepoint form

Hi I have a SharePoint list. My client wanted me to redirect the form to site intranet after submitting the form.
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adding Items to folder in sharepoint list programatically?

adding Items to folder in sharepoint list programatically ?? I am currently doing it this way.. the folder gets created and the list item is also created but only with the default fields values.. ...
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Dynamic order Numbering based on the view in sharepoint library 2010?

We are trying to do in this library, is create a column that will provide the “order” number of the listed item, per view. So in one view there may be five items that show and they need to be ...
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How do you track down Workflow Errors in SharePoint 2013?

I recently set up SP 2013 to use workflows and I created a custom workflow in SPD 2013 that basically creates tasks and sets the items status when those tasks are completed. The problem is as soon as ...
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SPD 2013 Workflow fails when started with System Account Credentials

I have an SPD 2013 workflow attached to a list. The workflow is set to start when an item is added to the list. The workflow works just fine when a list item is added from the sharepoint website ...
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Unable to replace the left side navigation, to show only my metadata nagivation tree

I was reading about showing the metadata navigation tree as my left side navigation, i found this link which describe how to implement a similar task ...
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How Can I Create Password Field In Sharepoint 2010

i had a problem with sharepoint data Types. when i create a single line text column, type of this column is text and when i want use this column as password field, There is no option change type to ...
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How to use relative URL for image in Master Page?

I am using a logo in my Master Page which will be displayed on all pages. How do I use its relative URL? Currently it is written as: <img src="/sites/Style Library/Images/logo.jpg"> But it is ...
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Hide “Open this Task” workflow button in office

I have created a sharepoint designer workflow for approval. I have "open in client application" enabled in my document library. When a user opens a word/excel file by clicking on it, it opens in ...
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Is there a simple override method to change the background of a webpart? SP 2010

Found out how to change the background of one single page (body of that page). This works when I want a single page or two to have a specific background instead of modifying a master page. Is there ...
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SharePoint 2013 homepage and custompage layout

I worked on SharePoint 2010 in the past and little bit of branding. In 2010 I learned to edit home.aspx and add webparts and change layouts but never used custom page layouts before. Now in 2013 ...
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dataform webpart button redirect new ID after saving

I have two DataFormWebparts on a page, one for creating new objects, one to edit them. The Webpart that creates them has this button : <input type="button" value="Save" name="btnSave0" ...
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Example of a workflow pulling lookup column data for use in a calculated value column

I'm looking for an example of a workflow using SharePoint Designer 2010 that pulls information from a lookup list or via a lookup column and places it within a hidden field for use in a calculated ...
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How to bind the sharepoint list 2010 values in the Html dropdownlist using Javascript/ECMAscript?

I have created one Custom List in sharepoint 2010 as mentioned below: LIST A: Title TeamName A cc b ddd c eee I have created html table in the Content ...
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Error in Sharepoint 2013 content query

I'm adding a content query in the master page and every time I will customize it returns the following error: Someone could help me or explain me why this error happens? I tried doing the content ...
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Promoted Links LIM action missing?

I created a List Item Menu (LIM) custom action in Sharepoint Designer and I wonder where I will see that. I checked the Promoted Links list I created and changed the view to All Promoted Links (which ...
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Create Subsite in OFFICE 365

I want to create Subsites based on some custom list in OFFICE 365. It is one time job. I am planning to have one customlist which will contain title,template,inherit permision flag,inherit master page ...
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Count number of users in people picker using Javascript

Think of this scenario, If I add two user entries to people picker(multiple selection is permitted) field. I need to count these entries using java script/Jquery(Output what i want is: 2). how can I ...
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Promoted Links with different sizes in same Page

I have a complicated requirement in which I have to embed a promoted link with different sizes and styles in the same SharePoint page. Figure at the bottom illustrates what I am trying to achieve. ...
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Printing Appended Comments

We are running an Office 365 SharePoint Site and have a dataview page we are using to print multiple list items. The problem we are running into is when we include the comment field it only shows a ...
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Discussion item won't open in modal window

SharePoint 2010 I have a display form that has a task list webpart and a discussion list webpart. The display form opens in a modal window. When a task list item link is clicked, it opens in an ...
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How can i create a chart based on a TaskList?

The problem is harder than it sounds. will try to describe it. I have a HelpDesk Task list that consist of a such columns. ...... Title ..... | ... Assigned to | Progress | Due Date | ...
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System Account canceling SPD workflows

I've created a workflow in SharePoint Designer 2007. It checks if a specific field of the item inside a query is empty, and if so, creates an item in another list. I checked the workflow in SPD, and ...
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How can I sort List View Web Part in SharePoint Designer 2010?

I'm trying to sort ListViewWebPart in Left hand navigation menu at Meeting Workspace Site, but Sort and Group button in submenu is disabled. How can I fix that?
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Unable to view the version history of workflow in SharePoint Designer 2013

I am unable to view the previous versions of the workflow in SharePoint Designer 2013. I have tried to reset the IIS but it didn't work and it always says as "Server is busy" and never shows any ...
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Sharepoint Intranet Samples

I am in the process of building sharepoint intranet portal for a online retail company. Can any one of you point me in a right direction to see some sample intranet site or images. I would like to see ...
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Send current user's parameter to External Content Type

Is it possible to send the current user's username as a parameter for my External Content Type query? I am on SharePoint 2010 Standard.
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“Apply Security to this Document” is not getting displayed. Please HELP…! [duplicate]

http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/18415/Custom-Activity-Workflow-for-implementing-Item-Lev I have followed all the steps accordingly as given in the article (the link pasted above). The problem is ...
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SharePoint 2010 list workflow with form action button

I have an edit item form on a list in SharePoint Designer 2010 and I want to run a specific list workflow (not site workflow) when clicked this button. How can I do this? If this is not possible, how ...
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How to debug why i cannot add a webpart to a page in SP Designer

I have several custom webparts which i am attempting to add to a custom page WebPartZone using SPD2010. I can successfully add one, however when i attempt to add the other i get an "Error Creating ...
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Web Parts not aligning correctly on page layout

I am having an issue with a page layout in SharePoint 2013 that I just can’t seem to get right. I have blank welcome page that I want 3 web part zones to sit on side by side I created a table with ...
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Employee Management System using SharePoint2007

Can anyone please help me out with employee management system in SharePoint 2007? The requirements are something like this as follows: Main Features: • Employee Profile Management • Verify daily ...
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Create list using a Workflow

I have a list of projects called "Project Reference." I want to create a new project list (for project tracking) called "[Project Name] Tracking" when someone adds a new project to Project Reference. ...