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How do I fix a “Windows Workflow 3.0 required” error when editing a workflow in SharePoint Designer 2013 SP1?

I have a Windows 8.1 machine that needs to edit workflows within SharePoint Designer (2013 SP1). Whenever a workflow is clicked on one of two errors is received: 1) Server side activities have been ...
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Can I create a Custom CreatePage.aspx (Enterprise Wiki)?

Is is possible to make a custom CreatePage.aspx? What I would like to do is add the EditForm page to the CreatePage so it can pull fields from the custom page layout. With the fields pulled from the ...
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How do I create a form which sends an email?

I'm required to create a form which when submitted sends an approval/rejection email. How would I go about doing this ?
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Modification of “_layouts/upload.aspx”

Interesting dilemma here maybe some can weigh in on. I have a requirement to disable the "Destination Library" and the drop down list when uploading a documents to a document library. The initial ...
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Web Part registration update on web part upgrades in farm

Before I rebuild Rome, I thought I would ask the community for a solution to what should be a common issue. In SharePoint, we deploy web parts, and activate them at the site collection. Then they ...
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How add a custom Property with XSLT

I want to add a custom Property with XSLT to a webpart in SharePoint Designer. Does anyone knows how can I do that?
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Create custom column with type File in a custom list

My problem is I want to create a field of type "File" in a custom list. But my lists content type is "Item" which doesn't support such type of fields. The point of this manipulation is to update a ...
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Set up an automated approval workflow

I have a set of documents which require approval, they are going to be put onto my sharepoint site so that when users log on they simply select the document which is required and an email is sent to ...
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SharePoint 2013: Start a workflow when a value in specific column is changed

I would like that my workflow will run only if a value on a specific colunm will change. Is there a way to do it without using a third colunm ?
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QuickLaunch Nav Gradient overwriteing sharepoint search

! Master page Quick Launch Nav Gradient overwrites SharePoint search page on left side with Color as shown in figure and it's looking very odd. How to remove that background gradient from search ...
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Unable to filter on workflow column

I have created a simple workflow (SharePoint Designer 2013 for SharePoint online) and associated it with a document library. A new column with the name of the workflow was created. The column ...
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How to remove Merge Document and Relink Document views?

Within the document library, the “view” dropdown was showing “Merge Documents” and “Relink Documents”. Please let me know how to remove this?
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SP13: Connecting Calendars

I have 4 calendars that I have overlaid into one calendar. I want to be able to add an event in the overlay calendar (call it Calendar #1). Based on the information entered into Calendar #1 (i.e. ...
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Sending a workflow email to a fax number formatted like an email

I have a workflow that will email to a specified customer using another list to look up the email address. This works well. However, when I plug in a fax number formatted like an email ...
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Update a field after running standard approval workflow

I copied the approval workflow available. After completing the approval, I want one field related with the item that was approved to be updated. I tried different ways but nothing works. Should I ...
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Workflow copy document into document set?

Is there any SP 2010 workflow option to copy a file into a document set? I only found the option to copy into another list.
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Workflow association to Doc library on new item and modify

I'm a SharePoint beginner and using 2010. I've associated a workflow for a document library which gets triggered on adding new document. Also one more Workflow to get triggered when the document's ...
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Sharepoint Designer cons in 2010, are they still relevant in 2013?

I came across this article on TechNet for the 2010 version of Sharepoint Designer, in particular the author mentions 3 cons about it (below). I'm keen to understand if these cons are still relevant ...
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Is it possible to create a subsite in another site collection using workflows?

I am required to programatically create a sub-site in another site-collection from a workflow attached to a list. Has anyone a solution for this problem? I am able to create a sub-site in my site ...
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custom timer job is not listed in central admin sp 2010

I have created a custom timer job for deleting an item automatically after it reaches its expiry and i have created an event receiver also to activate and deactivated my timer job, i have set ...
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Can I Install sharepoint foundation 2013 in my machine with 4GB RAM?

My System is Core2 duo with 4GB RAM & 320GB Hard Disk, Can i install SharePoint Foundation 2013 in system, currently i am using windows 8? Please tell me those who are using, I am confuse about ...
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SharePoint Master Page Border

We have deployed a new master page to 2010 and our developer has left the position. Now management has given me a chance to learn development. We had a Issue When I try to decrease the width and ...
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Convert an existing ASP.net site into SharePoint

I am upgrading from SharePoint 2010 to 2013. My company is looking to re-brand the intranet based on our external site which I am building in ASP.net. I already started creating the site and already ...
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SharePoint group task notification with elevated permissions

On my SharePoint Site are more different Lists with their own permissions. But the Workflow has to write and read in all Lists. Because of this position I grant the Workflow Full Control permissions ...
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site wont open in SharePoint Designer 2013 with ssl/https

Any ideas why I cant get to open a sharepoint site using SharePoint Designer 2013 when using ssl/https. The site is using TMG. Any ideas what to check and what to do. I have added the site to ...
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Sharepoint connected web parts: Automatically refresh 2nd web part when clicking 1st

I have two connected web parts where I click on one of the 1st hyperlinked column values to filter the 2nd results. This is to filter the results on the 2nd based on my choice in 1st This works well ...
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SharePoint 2010 workflows from visual studio

My task List has the Following Fields 1) Start Date 2) Due Date 3) Survey Submitted By Through Visual Studio Workflows I want to achieve the below scenario. Can any one give me an idea which actions ...
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Perform a “real” data group by in SharePoint

I have a SharePoint list and an associated view with a group by and some column aggregation that generates some sum's. But when I queried the view through web services I quickly realized that the ...
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Microsoft sharepoint designer 2013 encountered an error during setup

I know that this question has been asked before but everything I see is about installing the Preview version of SharePoint Designer 2013. I just downloaded the release version and attempted to install ...
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how do i control the size of the background image?

I uploaded a background image with the the "Change the look" option in site settings. It's a small image, but now it's being stretched to the entire window. Is there a way i can control how big the ...
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Need a solution to this problem of Document Library privacy in sharepoint 2013

I am the Site collection administrator for our intranet sharepoint site along with an other person. We have a requirement where in we need to put Sales Documents on our sharepoint site which is not to ...
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How to grab a value from cache and pass it to an SQL Stored Procedure

I am designing a website that queries an SQL database when opened, providing a list of bills for the given user. I am using a custom SQL query with a Data Source/Data View and in the Command & ...
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Can I publish a workkflow on sharepoint 2013 without using visio professional 2013?

I have Sharepoint designer 2013, i am working on a workflow that is already build by the company who setup-ed the initial step of sharepoint 2013. When i came i connected to the site, i can see the ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Permissions to allow item visibility not working

As a preface, I work in an organization that is considered a department, which comprises several branches. In this question, branches are sub-units of the department. I have a document library with ...
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How Can I Use A Workflow to Update a Multi-Value Lookup Field?

I'm trying to set values for a multi-value lookup column using a workflow in SharePoint Online (Wave 15). Can anyone tell me how to do it? I've tried using the update action and setting the value ...
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How to wait for a Function to return values and finish to run another Function with Javascript

As the thread's title with SharePoint 2010, this worked well with all browsers as the demo below. However, when I'd tried to get the information from another link (it must be another thread of ...
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Open modal dialog box after saving list item data in a edit form

I need to open a modal dialog pop up box when i click a button on the edit form but at the same time i need to save the data on the edit form. Example: I have a SPList say Report. In the edit form of ...
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How to Remove “Relative Item” from alert notification send by a task

I enabled the alert notification for SharePoint 2010 task list. But in the notification Email i am getting "Related Items" link in the json format. I don't want to show that in the email notification. ...
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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. ...
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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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Redirect to the homepage after starting workflow from custom action in ribbon

I have created a workflow in SharePoint Designer 2013. I have created a custom action on a list in the ribbon in the top. The end user clicks on a listitem. He can then click on this button in the ...
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SharePoint designer 2013 crashes after trying to select people/groups [duplicate]

I am using SharePoint designer 2013. I have a task and I would like to assign this task to some SharePoint user or group. I click on "people/groups from sharepoint site" and than SharePoint designer ...
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how send data from infopath form to business data list web part

I have a table in my database including a large number of data I define an external content type on it I define two operations: read list with two filters: limit filter filter on one of table ...
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Sharepoint 2013 : Unable to display this Web Part. To troubleshoot the problem…!

We are using SharePoint Online 2013, to develop custom list-item form which has more than 200 columns. When we navigate to the custom (XSLT) New Item Page, it throws below error: Unable to display ...
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SOAP Web service using SharePoint designer 2010 error

Hi I am using a SOAP Web service with SharePoint designer 2010. I made the data connection(Created the web service). When I open the web service which i created I dont see the parameters. So I am kind ...
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Custom column in a list view web part for a multilingual site does not take on custom language labels. Stays in default language

I have what so far appears to be a fairly unique problem. We are running a multilingual SharePoint 2010 environment with English as the default language and French as the secondary. We have setup ...
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Why does v4.master suddenly strip out URLs?

I am working in SharePoint 2010, and using jquery to modify some display and edit forms throughout a site. To do so, I'm including a reference to the jquery library in the site's v4.master page so I ...
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Reassign Task Email Notification

In SharePoint 2013 Designer workflow, while sending email notification for Re-assign task to a person using workflow how to show him who Reassigned the task to him.
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SharePoint 2007 Survey Redirection

Afternoon all, Fairly simple one this one but one that seems to be beyond me today. SharePoint 2007 survey that I'd like to redirect once the user hits finish. I have a custom Thankyou.aspx page ...
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I need help generating an html file from a master page created in the designer

I created a new master page by copying the current oslo.master in the sharepoint designer to add breadcrumbs to the oslo layout (following this link, but i noticed that it did not generate an html ...