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How can I override default css in SharePoinrt 2010 web parts

I would like all my custom webpart and default webparts to look the same. I know css classes like: ms-vh and ms-vb are used for the fonts, anchors and cell backgrounds. What would be the best way to ...
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Error : SharePoint Designer does not support editing non-SharePoint sites

When i open my SharePoint Designer i get the following error: What should i do to resolve it.
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SharePoint 2010. The opportunity to edit the code

What rights the user should have to edit code in SharePoint Designer 2010? It is necessary to modify the html, css and write jQuery scripts. Now I can't even edit a masterpage
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Open pop-up message window on click of save button ,while uploading documents

I wish to populate message on click of save button when we are uploading documents to document library. I need to do something with editForm.aspx page but I'm not able to reach there. How can I do ...
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save List workflow as template in sharepoint designer 2010?

I have list workflows on development site I want to move from development to production environment. I can't use the Export to Visio because it says I need to use Save as Template instead. I select ...
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“The current page has been customized from its template. Revert to template.”

Does anyone know what the yellow section means and how to fix it?
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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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include multiple CSS in sharepoint

What the best possible way to include multiple CSS in Sharepoint .master. my approch: Site sitting> Master Page> Alternate CSS URL I tried this before register CSS directly in master page, but ...
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Document Upload

Here is what I am trying to do. I have a document library with a column called Manager. When a user uploads a document a workflow kicks off which then fills in the Manager column. This works fine. My ...
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Determine if a SharePoint 2010 Site Has Any Custom Solutions

I am attempting to make a copy of a SharePoint 2010 web application and I can get it to the point where I have imported the content from the source site. At this point I hit the login page and that ...
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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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How can create a view to filter the a list based on the current login user

How to create a view based on the current user is in a Person or Group field , this Person or Group field can contain multiple user but not SharePoint Group ,I try to use the contains to filter the ...
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How to deploy a custom SharePoint Workflow Activity

I Created a VS 2010 project with a custom workflow activity and I wish to deploy that to the server. My development machine does not have SharePoint installed, so I decided to use WSP Builder. I haven'...
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Unescape HTML from list column

I've got a multiline column in a list that contains HTML. When trying to use the field in SharePoint Designer 2010, it shows it as raw HTML, instead of rendering it. So using this syntax: <xsl:...
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When I edit a web part it shows twice! SharePoint2013

I have a webpart created with visual webpart, it has a GridView and it looks like as following image: For everytime I edit the page containing this webpart it duplicates I.E if I edit this webpart ...
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How to change webpart title background for only 1 webpart?

I have three webparts and each of these have titles. I want to change the background of a single title. I have the following webparts: I want to change title background for only this Title called ...
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Need People Picker control in SharePoint designer

I am unable to find a people picker control in sharepoint designer. I am editing my NewForm.aspx that comes in a list "Add a New Item" in SP Designer 2013, added some text below the columns and ...
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How to add a field from another list into sharepoint designer workflow2010?

UPDATED: Thank you Teylyn for pointing out I referred to InfoPath as opposed to SharePoint. I am working on a work path I had inherited. I was asked to include a field from another list ( I'm ...
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Change column title for a view but not modify column name in the list?

I have a similar problem as explained in this link: How to change column title for a view, but not modify the list? But I am not good at work in SharePoint Designer. How can I open a view page in ...
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Display Announcements List in HTML Table on a SharePoint 2010

Consider this as my code for displaying Announcements list in a site page on my SharePoint 2010 site: <html> <head> <script type="text/javascript" src="/Test_Library/js/jquery-1.9.1....
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How to fix access denied on create or edit *.aspx files?

I'm using SharePoint Designer 2013 (logged in with my account). Permissions i have is Full Control, Design, Edit, Contribute, Read, Limited Access, Create new subsites, View Only, Approve, Manage ...
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Retrieve Fields/Column Names of a Sharepoint List using Javascript

<script type="text/javascript"> function retrieveFieldsOfListView(){ var clientContext = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var web = clientContext.get_web(); var list = web.get_lists()....
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Conditional Formatting on SharePoint 2013 Designer

I am working as an IT support in a small company. I need to create a formatting function for a dropdown control box column with months (multiple months can be selected). If there are multiple months ...
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Using Bootstrap framework/foundation framework with Sharepoint

Is it possible to use bootstrap/foundation with SharePoint to improve the front end look of SharePoint 2010 or 2013? Can anyone suggest anything related to this? Thanks
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Copy an Attachement from one list to another with SharePoint Designer

I'm having issues copying over an attachment from one list to another via SharePoint designer. I was able to copy over other fields using the Create Item Action in SharePoint Designer. However, the ...
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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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Difference between nintex workflow and basic sharepoint workflow [closed]

Please guide me on the difference between the workflow created using nintex and basic sharepoint workflow that is created using sharepoint designer or code.
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How to change active directory password using Code?

How to change active directory User Account Password using code?
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How does IfHasRights work(is it based on site or list)?

So my sceario is this. I have a subsite and in this subsite i have a custom webpart that displays that from a blog under this subsite via web services. The user doesn't has no permission to the blog ...
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How to get TD cell values using jquery from a Data Webpart

I would like to get the text from the first and second TD which has the class user and id <tr class="rowid"> <td class="user">A</td> <td class="id">B</td> </...
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Sharepoint Designer: Unable to open Web site

Just getting started with SP Designer on 2010. Getting the following error. Unable to open Web site. Possible causes: The Web server may not have Sharepoint Server intalled... ... and other ...
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How can I avoid automatically starting a workflow?

I created an approval workflow with SharePoint Designer 2010. The workflow starts if a new item has been created in the list. After the item has been approved, this workflow is using the method "Set ...
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how to make a copy of item/document in same list after clicking on it's name using SharePoint OOTB workflow?

I want to make a copy of list/document library item when I will clicked on that item/document's name, using OOTB workflow?
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Sharepoint Search not displaying values from a list

In my SharePoint 2013 environment, I am trying to display a value in my custom search results from a column in my SharePoint list. I am working on a customized 'Default Item' search template in ...
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SharePoint 2013 list using multiple drop down list as filters

Long time reader, first time poster... I have found many of the best solutions for my problems here, so thank you for all your hard work! I have been trying to get this problem figured out for few ...
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Short Javascript script to detect if an item value with yes then redirect sharepoint page?

Is there a way to place a small JQuery/Javascript code to detect if an item list value is equal to yes and if so redirect the page using Content Editor Webpart? If "Status=no" Then <meta http-...
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News Solution with SharePoint 2013 on-prem

I am struggeling with something: Requirement: Each team / teamsite (http://sp13/teams/it) should have the option to create a news element. The news element has the option where it should be shown ...
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SharePoint Designer 2016

During the Ignite 2015 Conference it has been announced that there will be no SharePoint Designer 2016. Will there be another tool provided? How should I manage and maintain workflow, content type, ...
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<xsl:if test=“ddwrt:IfHasRights(16)”> no longer working in a New form (Sharepoint Online)

We have a list with some fields hidden for normal users, but approvers have edit access to these fields. The list has been working fine with the new,edit, and view forms all working as expected for ...
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Can I immediately call a function when selecting data in a SharePoint 2010 choice field?

I am trying to show/hide other fields depending on the choice selected from a specific choice field in my SharePoint form (NOT InfoPath). I can get it to work using "onfocusout" but that does not work ...
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How to get 'form digest value' to use in REST call?

I am trying to delete a web by calling the REST service from a SharePoint 2013 workflow. The MSDN reference here tells the syntax is like below: $.ajax({ url: "http://<site url>/_api/web", ...
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Attaching CSS to only one html welcome page

I am trying to set a html homepage to a sharepoint page, The html is based off a bootstrap template as it felt the best to fit the purpose. My problem is that once uploaded to the sharepoint server ...
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“Server Error” When Saving MasterPage Changes in Designer

I wish to edit a master page using SharePoint Designer 2013 however once i have made my changes and go to save i get the error "Server Error: This file may not be moved, deleted, renamed or otherwise ...
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Association Columns “greyed out”

In the SharePoint designer, when I create a new reusable workflow (SP 2013), the "Association Columns" button is greyed out. Which is a shame, because I need to add a couple of them :) Does anybody ...
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inheritance in Sharepoint team site to subsite

I would like to know if I am creating a subsite from a team site how I can edit the template to inherit the branding I apply to new subsites. Is this possible and which template(s) do I edit.
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how to have a list like this

i would like a list that has one more column with a hyper link "details" inside of it. when i click that link for each list item, it should take me to a new item view. if this is the first visit then ...
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sharepoint stopped working after AD password change

I have sharepoint 2010 installed on my local box for evaluation pourpouses. I had it all working fine until a few days ago when I had to change my AD password. Now, the central administration website ...
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How To Define Specific ReadItem Finder with List View in External List?

I have an external list which is using the BCS to pull data from a custom database. This database has several views which have the same column structure and several that do not. I have been adding ...
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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 ...
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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: ...