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How to add a text input field and button to query a list?

Sorry if this is a very basic question, but I haven't been able to find the right tutorial for this. I have a document library. I want to add a Web Part (I think) to the List page for this document ...
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How to change “new discussion” text in Discussion Board?

I creating a feature on my SharePoint site where users can create a list item and then comment on it. After the item is created, a calendar entry is also created. The purpose is to cut down on email ...
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Content Query WebPart & Date

<xsl:template name="TitleDate" match="Row[@Style='TitleOnly']" mode="itemstyle"> <xsl:variable name="SafeLinkUrl"> <xsl:call-template ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - masterpage loses all styles on preview and publish

How would you troubleshoot this? Here is what happened. I had a fully functioning masterpage I copy the 'html' masterpage by using 'copy and paste' When I preview this masterpage, this is what I ...
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Task process not populating actions

Occasionally when I'm trying to edit the behavior of a task process, I'll go in to edit it and all of the actions are gone. I believe that they're still there, but I'm trying to troubleshoot a task ...
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Can't create any 'Outcomes' in a custom task in Designer

When I create a custom task in Designer it doesn't give me any 'Task Outcomes' options or allow me to add new outcomes. Designer won't allow me to publish the workflow until there are outcomes in the ...
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SharePoint 2010 Designer Workflow - Last Published Date

How can I see the last published date for a SharePoint Designer workflow? I can only see the last modified date, along with the a version history of each time the workflow was saved. But I can't ...
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how to delete duplicate values from a list

I have sharepoint list "histsList" . When the home page of my site is loaded the username and the current date is getting automatically saved in the list. I want to delete the rows which is having ...
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sharepoint new item form with multiple submit button + sharepoint designer

I am having 150 columns grouped in to 10 groups in a single new form. I want to submit first group and update the next groups individually in a single form with individual save buttons. Any help is ...
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2010 Designer Workflow - add 1 condition and it won't publish

I have a very large list (column-wise) (no actual documents yet other than 2-3 testing ones) in SharePoint 2010 where I have customized the form using the InfoPath designer. I am trying to create a ...
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Email sent by a designer workflow does not display lookup information

I have a simple list with a person's name (as a single line of text not a people/groups) and a date. I have created a workflow that pauses until the date and then sends an email to one of my AD ...
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SP13 redirecting web pages

There are multiple ways to redirect website in SharePoint. Such as using content editor web part or changing the bookmark or http redirect. However, I seeking the easiest steps on how redirect the ...
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Editing a page template in Sharepoint Designer breaks Content Search Web Parts

We have a sharepoint 2013 running utilizing document set homepages as core part of our site. For example, we have CSWPs on this site which display related items and recommendations under the "normal" ...
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Designing a form in SharePoint 2010 based on list

I want to design a form like on the image below in SharePoint page based on the list data. Can anyone tell me the way to do this? and i tried the same thing using SharePoint designer, i did like ...
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Automatically populate columns with Person/Group Mobile Number SP2013

Im creating a simple contact list and im looking at ways to ensure theres little oppourtunity for the end users to enter incorrect information when i hand it back over to them. One thing idea i was ...
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Where to find the URL I need to put in Sharepoint Designer?

I know for a fact that there's somewhere a page in Sharepoint that shows the URL you're supposed to enter in Sharepoint Designer to open the site. I just can't find any link to get to it. Does anyone ...
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Workflow internal Status “suspended” with sharepoint designer 2013

I created a workflow to automatically calculate the total cost (quantity multiply by price) successfully to a list. But when i created items in list, I received a message from internal status ...
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Can't Insert stage in SharePoint Designer

I can't insert stage in my workflow by using SharePoint Designer 2013. It is always disabled. What should I do? I use Designer 2010 platform. Can it be the reason for my problem?
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Master Page in sharepoint designer 2013

I want to customize my master page of share point 2013 so I copy my default master page(Seattle.master) then i open the copy but sharepoint designer 2013 not responding what should i do or what is my ...
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Could not retrieve profile with SharePoint Designer

I am using SharePoint Designer to retrieve user profile information and got this error: Could not retrieve profile schema from server, Make sure the profile store is properly configured. However, ...
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Column Calculated #Name? error

I am creating a new column type in a SharePoint 2013 Online Document Library in order to parse a file name. Currently I have this formula I can add into =MID([Title],1,FIND(".",[Title],1)-1) This ...
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How can I display user picture from sharepoint in datatables

Sorry if this is stupid easy but I'm trying to display user pictures from sharepoint in datatables. I can see the link in JSON data coming back from the ajax query in the "Picture" field so I added: ...
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Modifying Sharepoint 2013 search results based on culture

Is it possible to display search results from a custom list based on the current culture (French and English only) of the user? Using a simple list (Title, Description, URL, FrenchTitle, ...
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Using JSLink to put Description beneath Title in DocLib

I just started using JSLink, and i think it's great! But now i'm facing a problem with the following... I have a DocLib where i want to display the Description field beneath the Title field. This ...
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Display Description of choice column type on top

I have created a list with type Choice and set Description for the same. I have set Radio Buttons as "Display Choices Using". When i click on Add New item the Description is shown at the bottom. Is ...
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Email reports directly from a SharePoint worklist

I have a SharePoint worklist and SharePoint designer 2010. In this worklist we have multiple customers and orders. I have set-up views for each customer that have certain fields visible and is ...
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How can I copy a document across team sites using SP Designer developed workflow?

I have a requirement to, via SP Designer developed workflow, copy a document from a document library in a team site to a document library in a different team site. This workflow would be manually ...
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Failed to find the XML file at location (unable to activate publishing feature)

I first tried to activate the publishing feature via the UI, but it doesn't display. One of the ways to fix this problem, from what I've read, is the do it via stsadm. When I try to activate the ...
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Sharepoint Designer - Trigger Approval WF with specific changes to an item

Is there a way I can trigger an approval workflow only with a change in a specific column of an item in the sharepoint site and not by every change to any column of the item? I am working with ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2010 Task Workflow handling Out of Office replies

Environment: Sharepoint 2010, Sharepoint Designer 2010, Outlook 2010 with Exchange 2010. I have an Approval workflow and so far it works properly. It is handling the way I wanted it to work. There ...
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Document library file naming convention

Users uploads excel files to Share-point site every day. Problem: Excel file names are not consistent so i came up with some file naming convention. Is there any way we can reject a file that is ...
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Modify upload.aspx to display an additional text

In our SharePoint 2013 application we have developed a feature to limit max upload file to 250 MB. Now this feature works in some Internet Explorer versions and doesn't work in others, as a result ...
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Populate field in a form depending on value on another from database in SP2010

I have a List with three fields, all three text boxes. The first field is an ID, which when populated needs to trigger a DB query to pull corresponding title and description from a table in SQL Server ...
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Content Query fails

Could you please look at my CQ. I modified ViewFieldsOverride, ListsOverride. Only the Lists works, the ViewFieldsOverride makes it There is a problem with the query that this Web Part is ...
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Assigning unique item permissions to an item(When a new item is created) - office 365 sharepoint 2013

A client is using office 365 sharepoint online.I would like assign item permissions (from a field in the list that would list users or groups) automatically to an item. I reckon this can only be ...
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Make Anonymous Access for online SharePoint 2010 Team Site

I have Online SharePoint 2013 Site and I would like to make it as Anonymous .Can any one help me how can I achieve it.
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Single Excel Data Sheet View for Editing data from Linked Data lists

How to provide Excel Data sheet view for Editing data from linked data source(Two related lists with 1-N Relationship).Is there a OOB Solution for this.If not any custom code solution?Please help on ...
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Sequential number generator with a twist

I have an assets list. The asset needs to have an asset number assigned upon creation. The format of the number should be A-99999. There are existing asset numbers I have to work around in order to ...
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Unable to attach masterpage to Page Layout

I am editing a page layout in SP Designer 2010. For whatever reason, the option to Attach (or Detach) a master page to my page layout is greyed out. Does anyone have any insight on why this option is ...
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How to make my sharepoint web application accesible with a public ip address

We just got a public IP address for our SharePoint 2013 Server, I need guidance on configuration, so that our SharePoint web applications can be accessed from outside our network by simply typing the ...
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How to get the particular list in the sitecollection

In this code im getting current users followed blog, (I got what are sites the user is following). I have to get the post list in this blog site collection. Tell me the approach to get the list. ...
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Subsites not inheriting theme changes

I have modified the spcolor file to my liking on my root site and applied it. Works great and the changes I've made to the color on my top bar looks like I want. But the subsites are unaffected. ...
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How can I build or adapt a form to display/edit data across several lists?

I've been set the task of building a form that should be accessible as an edit form associated with a list, but should edit fields across several lists. The data model is: List with Item info (MAIN) ...
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Start workflow list action

I would like to start 2010 WF from 2013 WF using the action "start workflow on list". When I start the 2013 WF I get the message : HTTP‏ Unauthorized to- ...
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sharepoint designer workflow action

I have a document library which use major and minor versioning, i want to trigger mail when only file is published as major version. Is there any action in sharepoint designer workflow? How can we ...
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Error in sharepoint workflow “Invalid WorkflowInstanceID parameter in URL.”

I am currently trying to move a workflow from one site onto another. It has imported correctly but I am getting a strange error. The forms on my workflow are producing this error whenever I press the ...
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Filling in Lookup columns with AD information SP2013

Im trying to put together a simple contact list. Our Sharepoint Online is linked up to our Active directory. I was wondering if its possible to automate as much as possible to minimise errors on this ...
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Sharepoint 2010 designer workflow ignoring step order

I created designer work flow with 5 steps. Later I realized I need a step to process before the rest. I added a step to the top, but when the workflow runs, it "skips" to the original first step. ...
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Creating custom Master Page causes Lists to appear merged with it

Using Design Manager I converted a HTML file into a master page. (This was a simple logo with drop down menus). I then set it to be the default master page for one of my sub sites. The idea is when I ...
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Workflow to email after date trigger in SPD 2013

Ive put together view on my Sharepoint list to highlight new users that start within the next week that havent been processed yet. Im looking to get an email sent out aswell to prompt that there is a ...