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What is the way to change the top right portion of SharePoint?

we are looking at branding our SharePoint 2013 site. What is the way to clear out all the stuff on top right corner like NewsFeed, skydrive, share, follow? Is it possible via designer/VS? I have ...
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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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How to get publishing page friendly URL in Data View Web Part (DVWP)?

I have the managed navigation functionality activated in my publishing site on SharePoint 2013, which enables the creation of friendly URLs for pages by using the term store. Now I am working in a ...
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Checkbox uncheck in document upload form for specific library

I want to change the behavior of the document library upload form i.e. it should appear unchecked when the user uploads the document in library. I searched over the internet and found this which ...
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SharePoint 2013 workflow task gets canceled

I have installed and configured sSharePoint 2013 workflow manager according to the instructions on msdn. When i create a simple workflow in SharePOint designer, just one task, the task gets canceled ...
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Open a modal from a link in wiki-site: Sharepoint removes javascript

so I tried to add a little horizontal menu to a wiki-site and wanted one of the links to open in a modal Dialog (a contact form). Every time I try to add it about the UI, sharepoint removes the link. ...
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Calendar Overlay Setting in SharePoint 2010 issue

Is it possible to set dynamic URL in Calendar overlay settings -> Web Url ?
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How to remove WebPart from the screen if there are no items - CQWP

What do i need to do in my itemStyle.xsl to hide webpart when there are no items. When RowCount is 0. Thanks i advance
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SharePoint “List does not exist”

Ok so I seem to be the only administrator managing a SharePoint website on behalf of the Health Service. However being as it's linked to the government someone made this website for free. I also ...
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Very simple branding background question : what do I reference for body background?

So if I wanted to simply change the background of one page (not in the master), just the body of one single page, using an image what would I reference using sharepoint designer? Also I know this is ...
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Sharepoint designer 2010 doesn't show all fields of current item in workflow

Hi I'm working on a workflow and I'm trying to set a field in the current item to a value calculated. Im trying to do this: Calculate Current Item:GP Instance Run Count plus 1 (output to Variable: ...
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sharepoint designer can not display the item!

The scenario that lead to this error was: 1. I created a custom activity, it worked. 2. Then I wanted to change some names of properties, after deploying, this happened Is there anyway to remove some ...
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SharePoint 2010 Calendar restrict duplicate events

I need to restrict duplicate events in SharePoint 2010 calendar. Can anyone please provide me step by step approach. I already looked at check booking site column under schedule and reserve content ...
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SPD: Kbd shortcut to move focus from Design view to Code view?

I have a file open for editing in Advanced Mode in SPD. I'm in the Design mode editor. How can I switch to the Code view editor using my keyboard?
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Requiring Event Receiver while creating new item

I have an event receiver(item adding,item added)..on a custom list..this event receiver creates an ID when a new item is created..so when i deactivate the event receiver and add a new item to the list ...
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How to setup workflow that would run only when a certain field is changed to particular value only

I am trying to setup a workflow for a datasheet list that would send an email when a field in an item is changed to particular value and only once – not when you change any of the other fields. This ...
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Is it possible to style mobile list views?

I have been working on a task to style mobile lists views and since then, I have been unable to find a solution in terms of how I could get the views styled. So I am starting to wonder if is it really ...
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Problems with “Pause Until Date” activity in SPD-created workflows

I have a workflow and I'm trying to send an email when an item is added or updated from a calendar list. I tried using the Pause Until Date activity as I need to send the email 2 days before the due ...
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Workflow task edit form

I want to add a new button to a workflow task edit form. I want to call this button "Incomplete". The purpose of this button is to mark an item as incomplete instead of rejecting it. If the task item ...
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MasterPage modification in SharePoint

I have migrated my moss 2007 site to SharePoint 2010 machine and in all my pages I had a gradient 1px image (repeated) which was forming a thick line before the navigation bar like about us, ...
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How to display the initiation form parameter on an InfoPath 2010 task edit form?

I am using a SharePoint Designer 2010 custom approval workflow. I capture an initiation form parameter and save that value into a field in the list item associated with the workflow. I need to ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2010 Make Copy of NewForm.aspx

How do you create a new copy of NewForm.aspx in Sharepoint Designer 2010. I would like to the customize the copy. I tried to copy the source code from the original to a new New Item Form, but that ...
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XSLT for summing a column in a Data View Web Part

I have this (an attempt to solve the task): <xsl:stylesheet xmlns:x="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:d="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/dsp" version="1.0" ...
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Assign ID of workflow created list to lookup field

Hi I'm trying to find a solution to my logic process below, I'm new to workflows. Current Scenario: I create itemA in ListA. Workflow then creates itemB in ListB. I then open itemA and assign ...
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@import, not working in css of sharepoint 2010

seen like this is the easy way, but I am facing some issue, I separated style sheet according to the section like layout.css typo.css element.css and sooo on and then from the masterpage ...
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How to save all modification operations for custom list in database?

I have custom list in SharePoint 2013, there are many edit operation on each item for the list , I want to save all the operation’s in database , then I can extract to Excel file (like report for ...
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SP2013 breadcrumbs work but do not display an image

I have enabled Breadcrumps in Sharepoint 2013 and they are working when I click where it should be. The problem is that there is not an image. Can anyone tell me where this image is located or why it ...
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Displaying the sharepoint server date and time under the username

I am trying to display the server date and time under the username inside my SharePoint 2013 server. I did the following :- On the master page I added the following “currentdate” Div :- ...
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Output Row Items into Two Separate Divs

I am needing some assistance in creating a stylesheet that can output a single row item into two separate DIVs. Essentially, I am trying to turn list items into tabs using jQuery's UI library. The ...
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How can I change URL of existing list?

If I create a list with a name like Project Risks it gives it a url like: http://myhost/mysite/Lists/Project%20Risks/AllItems.aspx. If I customize the list and then decide I want it call Project ...
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How I can start with ASP.NET and Sharepoint 2010 Development? [closed]

I don't know how I can begin with the Development for Sharepoint 2010. I can create ASP.NET Webapplications and begin with ASP.NET MVC 4 Now. I search a good article for the work of ASP.NEt (MVC or ...
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How can I round numbers in SharePoint designer?

I am working on a workflow for a financial organization. To calculate a commission in one currency, I divide the amount in another currency by the exchange rate, which I then convert to text, and put ...
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Approval workflow doesn't work SharePoint 2013

I'm trying to set up a knowledge base using enterprise wiki pages in SharePoint 2013. Now I'm trying to set up a workflow: Newly created or edited wiki pages have to be approved by the administrator ...
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Customize Form (new wiki page)

Firstly, I would like to create a section for news in SharePoint, for this I use a wiki library, so far, it's good. Everything works fine, but I'd like to change is some point for my needs. when a ...
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2 web application points to same content db in sharepoint

Is that possible that 2 or more web application in same farm can point to same content db, if yes Please let me know the procedure. If the answer is no, Can you please tell me , Is that any way to ...
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Is it possible to undo changes in code view after saving the file in SharePoint Designer 2010

I am hoping that I am simply missing a configuration change, but I cannot seem to figure out why I lose my undo buffer in SharePoint Designer 2010 after i save a file. I am accustomed to Visual ...
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Cannot resolve Activity

I'm unable to publish a workflow in Sharepoint Designer 2013, errors are found when compiling the workflow. The workflow files were saved but cannot be run. I even tried to delete SPD Cache folder, ...
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Format XsltListFormWebPart with xsl style

I have a display form of an external list generated by sharepoint designer 2010. The editable webpart has this code: <WebPartPages:XsltListFormWebPart runat="server" Description="" ...
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How to create event registration form that sends AUTOMATIC CONFIRMATION EMAIL using SharePoint 2010 anonymous custom list?

I'm trying to develop event registration form using anonymous SharePoint 2010 custom list. Now, I got all the features I want; form fields, submit button that leads to confirmation page, but I want ...
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How to generate link based on selected list item?

I have a Knowledge Base template site that I'm trying to customize. I want to create a simple search site, with just two items on it: - a dropdown menu which displays content of "Keywords" list (from ...
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How to create a new site collection and open it in SPD?

Using a virtual machine (Oracle VirtualBox with Windows 7 and Sharepoint Server 2010), when I create a new site-collection in SCA, I can't open it with Sharepoint Designer. When I try, it says: ...
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Deploying Sp Solution

Add Solution - stsadm.exe -o addsolution -filename "C:\Users\Administrator\Desktop\Kingen.wsp" Deploy Solution-stsadm -o deploysolution -name Kingen.wsp -url http//xxxx -local -force ...
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Connect to an Oracle DB

I tried to connect Oracle at SP Designer 2010. I try to do it with custom connection string. Provider Name: Microsoft .NET Framework Data Provider for Oracle My connection String: First ...
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Retrive data using Caml Query Join Operation

How can I retrieve data from two SharePoint List using Join CamlQuery ?
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Create a list item when item is created in another list

Basically i want to add items to 1 list based on columns from another list. so for example say i have 2 list, List 1 and List 2. List 1 has 5 colunms; Name, Age, id , Location, Manager. List 2 ...
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Restrict User to Delete Document Library Item in Explorer

In SharePoint Document Library , user can not delete the Folder because we don't provide delete option but user can still open document library in explorer and easily delete the folder Is there any ...
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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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Filtering DVWP from another list

I am trying to find a way to filter a DVWP from values on another list. Both lists are going to be inside an iframe and the first list (Orders) is filtered using querystring, everything works great ...
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Interesting trouble with getlistitems not returning list items

I'm a bit new to spservices, and I hope I'm not asking a question that's already been answered. I've checked and haven't been able to find one like it. I'm using GetListItems to retrieve url's and ...
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showing custom presence instead of lync presence on sharepoint page

I found how SharePoint shows the lync presence on SharePoint, the magic is in the communication between IE & name.dll ActiveX control (which comes with OCS or office). This is something a hidden ...