SharePoint Designer is a specialized HTML editor and web design freeware for creating or modifying Microsoft SharePoint sites and web pages.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
1answer
22 views

Custom Action doesn't show on form? Could it be infopath?

I have a list where I customized the forms using InfoPath. I then created a custom action for my display and edit form ribbons in SharePoint Designer that prints the item being viewed / edited (using ...
0
votes
2answers
183 views

list template copy code-behind is not working

My goal here is to create a list template with code-behind on my server and copy it to a completely different Sharepoint server. The problem is that my server has Visual Studio 2010 while the other ...
1
vote
1answer
38 views

workflow to delete list item on subsite( Sharepoint designer call http web service )

I am trying to use the call http web service in sharepoint designer to delete a list item on a subsite( for example, when a list item is deleted on subsite 1 delete item on subsite 2). for this ...
1
vote
0answers
13 views

Content Type or InfoPath? that is the question!

I have a list in SharePoint 2013 where people add activities. These activities come in different types (e.g. Event, Tradeshow, Advert etc...) and the fields required for each type is varies slightly. ...
1
vote
0answers
23 views

How to map the actor with replies in SharePoint 2013

This is my REST API to get my news, http://Mydomain/_api/social.feed/my/news I get response. My sample response are, <d:Threads m:type="Collection(SP.Social.SocialThread)"> <d:...
1
vote
2answers
788 views

how to validate SharePoint:formfield

I have a data view web part and it does insert,delete ,in edit mode it save and cancel button.The data is based on a custom list.In the list i have set the max to 4 but in DWP it doesn't seem to work. ...
2
votes
2answers
36 views

Status Color instead of Status Text

So I am trying to add the color to the field instead of the status text. How would you guy by doing this?
0
votes
1answer
144 views

inline editing - no matching records

Is it possible to get the "insert" link, provided with inline editing, to show even when there are no matching items. I am using Sharepoint Designer 2010, and I built a webpart page from the master ...
1
vote
1answer
46 views

Serial Approving

I am facing problem in config Workflow using SharePoint Designer 2010. I want to create approval Workflow (serial) in Designer 2010. There are four groups: first group - (2 approvers) second group - ...
1
vote
2answers
2k views

SharePoint Designer encountered an error during setup

I'm trying to install SharePoint Designer 2010, 32bit. The installation gets all the way to the end and then says "Microsoft SharePointDesigner encountered an error during setup. The file {901......
1
vote
1answer
67 views

Filters for visio diagram based on the user input

I have data in a SP external list, one of the fields holds a date. I would like to visually present this data using Visio Services. I have drawn the Visio diagram using visio 2013 and using visio ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

external list lookup does not check value in data view new form

I created custom new form, I created empty data View and add selected items as New Item Form. I have an External list based on an "External Content Type" that is connected to Dynamics CRM. the custom ...
1
vote
0answers
11 views

File Cannot be accessed by the system in SP 2013

Hi when I was trying to copy the master page in SharePoint 2013 I am getting this error can anyone help me how to fix this issue I am copying master page through admin account but still shows this ...
0
votes
2answers
964 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

How to Remove anonymous User Permission from specific list item

I have one scenario in which, based on some condition we need to remove anonymous user permission from specific list item. For the same I have implemented a SPD Workflow to remove anonymous user ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Error while publishing the workflow in sharepoint designer 2013

Currently, I've configured workflow manager in sharepoint server 2013 for using shareoint 2013 workflow in designer. But, while publishing the workflow, it shows following error: System....
1
vote
0answers
23 views

Approval Workflow with variable number of approvers

I am attempting to create an approval workflow with a variable number people who need to approve the item. For instance if employee A is pretty low on the org chart he or she may have 2-3 people ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

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 ...
1
vote
3answers
6k views

How to get the List URL in a SharePoint Designer workflow

I've gotten as far as below: But I don't know what they want me to choose in the "Find the List Item" section. I don't want anything from the list item... I want the URL of the list. Suggestions? ...
0
votes
0answers
42 views

Get substring from string, need to capture number field between “-”

I need to be able to extract 000044065465 from this string "CSR-000044065465-0001-2016-01-27_121750" using sharepoint designer 2010 workflow, the character length may change so 'Extract subtstring ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

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 approve/...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

map the term set to site column of SharePoint Online OR Office 365 with powershell script

I have to create site column with metadata type and have to assigne it with the TermSet with powershell or CSOM with SharePoint Online OR Office 365. Is it feasible and how? Thanks, Ram.
3
votes
2answers
82 views

Giving access through designer gives access to all the lists

I have a list in SharePoint. The permissions are fine and user is able to access only one list for which he has permission. In Item Created Workflow I am giving read and edit permissions to specific ...
1
vote
1answer
665 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
729 views

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. ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
20 views

SPD07 - How to change a add style in Email content

I want to add font-style in Define E-mail Message Content. How to do this
0
votes
1answer
28 views

Add CSS Class to SharePoint Drop down Field using JQuery

i want to add css class to choice drop down filed using jquery below is code. $("input[title='fieldname']").attr('class', 'form-control') But somehow it is not working. can anyone help me ...
4
votes
2answers
8k views

List does not exist Error when opening the views

I created a list template without including Content for a Document library and created a Library using that Template. But in the newly created library, lot of my views are showing the below error. ...
0
votes
1answer
32 views

Sharepoint postgresql data connection

We are migrating our intranet to SharePoint and our previous system used postgresql so I'm trying to make it work with SharePoint, which is not easy. I tried to add a data source on SharePoint ...
0
votes
1answer
21 views

Deleting a folder with a missing checked out file

I need to delete a folder that does not have any file in it. However it always moves me to an error page, that the folder is checked out to someone. I tried opening it on the Sharepoint designer but ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

SP07 - Create WorkFlow where send mail to certain people

I have a issue with SharePoint 2007. My issue is when i create asp page with some content, send me email with page content to certain people. This is my URL where I create a page: http://sf-spsdev02/...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

Sharepoint linked site not getting updated when item in the source list deleted

I created a sharepoint site. Their is a source list (Sample System) and a list named (Total month Quantity). I wanted to add every sample quantity which is a column in source list to add up for each ...
0
votes
2answers
43 views

How to update a list item with event reciever? Sharepoint 2013

I have a list with 3 columns which are Name, Department and DepartVersion. I have also created an list item event receiver, its invoked when an Item is being Updated and I have the following code: ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
892 views

SharePoint Publishing Webcontrol Rich Image Field

I have using Rich Image Filed in Custom Page layouts to add the images and page layout is used for Publihsing sites with variations English and Arabic. I am facing a veried issues on publishing page ...
0
votes
1answer
5k views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
273 views

make a column read only in quick edit view

How can I make a column read only when in quick edit view? I have a column which is already in a read only using the infopath form but I can still edit it when I am in quick edit view.
0
votes
3answers
2k views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
45 views

sharepoint approval workflow

am new to SharePoint and I'm working on a workflow which has the following steps: Document is uploaded First approver (employee) approves Second approver (manager) has the ability either to approve, ...
4
votes
1answer
859 views

How can I use approval workflow to reject changes of any existing list item?

I've been creating reusable workflow using SharePoint Designer 2010. You can see a screenshot of the workflow code by clicking on the below link. My custom approval Worfklow code image I tried ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

InfoPath 2013 Form Library workflow creation

I've created a form in InfoPath 2013 with multiple view. 1st view - Requester (with Submit and Cancel buttons) 2nd view - Action By (with Submit, Approve and Reject buttons) 3rd view - Approved By (...
1
vote
1answer
711 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
28 views

Multiple WebPart zones in Custom Layout Page

Below screenshot is my custom page layout which will be the landing page for the site. I have designed this page as publishing page, but I would like to add web part page functionality to this page in ...
1
vote
0answers
25 views

How to find the FieldName of a Page Field in SharePoint 2013

I am creating a custom Layout page with snippets generated in the Snippet Gallery. When a "Page Field" snippet is generated, it looks something like this: <div data-name="Page Field: Title"> &...
1
vote
2answers
58 views

How to create calendar notification e-mail?

I want to create calendar and when someone click on "Add" after filling all the details, it should email to a person. How to add the email?
0
votes
0answers
16 views

Non-specific error when trying to get data from the data source (SOAP)

I have SharePoint Online platform and I want to connect to a SOAP datasource using SharePoint Designer (a web service that I've made), but I'm getting this error when loading in a page: "The server ...
0
votes
1answer
436 views

jquery is not working on panel hide on post back

I have created SharePoint application page and I have a Dropdownlist (ddlTaskFrequency). On dropdown text changed(Monthly) I have written a jQuery code to show panel2 and hide panel1. it is working ...
1
vote
3answers
7k views

How to edit SharePoint 2013 sites in SharePoint designer 2010?

How can I edit SharePoint 2013 sites in SharePoint designer 2010, has anybody know any tricks and tips. Please share it , will greatly appreciate