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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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How to get to control rendered by Sharepoint dynamically?

In a view (by default AllItems.aspx) of a list "Inline Editing" enabling at design time in SPD2010 renders green-cross image-button at run time. Its pressing at run-time adds a new line How can ...
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How to create custom EditForm and DisplayForm for custom content type?

I have developed a custom ASPX SharePoint application page using Visual Studio. I would like to use that page as the EditForm and DisplayForm for the custom content type. At the moment, my page is ...
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How to integrate custom .ASPX solution in SharePoint list EditForm

I have developed a custom SharePoint solution which is consisted of one ASPX application page. Now, I would like to integrate that functionality in list item edit form. I have decided to create a ...
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Sharepoint edit view - folders setting in Designer 2010

In my Sharepoint project I have a Document Library with multiple views. For a certain view, I want to set in its Folders settings, that the view must be shown "In all folders". This can easily be set ...
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sharepoint onload set radio button value using javascript

Set choice field value using java script : I have a choice field with values : Open Closed Cancelled When my page loads, my choice column should be selected as "Cancelled"(i don't want to set ...
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SharePoint Designer Workflow based on %Column and after due date [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Daily e-mail reminders with workflows I have two columns called "due date" and "percentage". Mail should trigger every day after due date, until percentage gets 100%. If ...
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How to join lists in SP 2010 by GUI tools (visual editors)?

Is there any possibility to join Sharepoint 2010 internal data sources (like lists) in "out-of-the-box" Sharepoint 2010 tools or SPD without using programming tools? "Join" and "merge" queries ...
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How to use “Get Parameters From” of “Web Part Connection Wizard” (SPD 2010)?

I seem cannot find by search in internet and in books on SPD any explanations (step-by-step, tutorial, walkthrough) on: How to use "Get Parameters From" of "Web Part Connection Wizard" (SPD ...
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What can I do with SharePoint workflow?

What can I do with WorkFlows and lists without using Visual Studio? Can I develope any system that I can develop with SQL server and C#? What are my limitations?
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How can I set up a workflow email to send weekly with changes occuring past week?

I know I am able to utilize a Sharepoint workflow when i need an email sent informing users of a change to a list or specific document. This email is sent as soon as something changes. Is it ...
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How to restore to the smaller size of image control visible at designer?

All of sudden, few hours ago, I started to have a weird problem in all sites of my Sharepoint Server 2010 dev machine. In any of old and new, built-in and custom WebPart pages of list views, ...
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Updating a top level list from a subsite

I have a contracts list on the top level site because it needs to be accessed by multiple subsites, however one of the subsites has a list that gathers some pieces of information that I need to push ...
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Workflow in sharepoint designer 2010 doesn't resume after pause

I'm working on a workflow that needs to pause for a few minutes and then resume. My problem is that it never resumes after the pause. This is the workflow I'm testing it on. Log start to the workflow ...
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How to Connect to SQL database using Sharepoint 2010/Office 365

How do you get into the Central administration page and create a secure store application ID? I am trying to connect to an external database and cannot do so with my current credentials. I have a ...
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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 can i use Security Trimming in Data view webpart

I noticed if i have a custom webpart and i'm sure the user doesn't have access to the list.The users still see the content(link title for example) but only get access denied when they click on it. ...
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Bind Lookup Column with External Site's List in Infopath Form 2010

Is this possible to bind datasource with dropdownlist of lookup column in Infopath form. Means in my case : i have one subsite : http://www.contoso.com/Marketing/Combraign in this site having one ...
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How do I use the form save button with a custom web part?

In order to familiarize myself with SharePoint development, I have created a custom web part to replace the default New, Edit, and Display forms of a custom list. Is there a way to use the already ...
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Adding a permissions structure to a state-machine workflow

is there any way to add permissions to a state-machine workflow for approvals so that if you try and set a state on an item that you are not supposed to, the change gets reversed? More specifically, ...
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How do I adjust column widths for the announcements web part?

I am trying to come up with a reasonable method for adjusting the column widths in the sharepoint 2010 (foundation) announcements web part. Specifcally, in the announcements details (listed as ...
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How to set character limit for Multiple lines of text Column?

I have created a custom list with a Multiple line of text type column. When the user enters a value in this field in the "add new item" form, I do not want the user to enter more than 1000 characters. ...
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Display List or Library on another site as WebPart?

I want to display my list on another site in same site collection. I edit List with SPDesigner, select the view and save it to site gallery. After these steps, I added the view webpart on my another ...
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Modified By value on form SharePoint(No Code)

I have created a custom list with 3 columns, when I add a edit an item of this list I can see created by and modified by details at the end of the form. I want to display just modified by value at ...
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How to check if a record doesn't exist in another list

I have listA and another ListB When i a user views an item in ListB there is a custom button that the user clicks. Now when the user clicks the button i insert some rows into ListA which are: ...
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The workflow could not create the list item?

I would be grateful for any help/pointers I am getting “The workflow could not create the list item. Make sure the list exists and the user has permissions to add items to the list.” My scenario ...
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How to revert accidental page unghosting?

How can I resore ghosting of a page back if I accidentally unghosted it? Will its deleting and recreating restore ghosting and remove copy of changed page from database? Update: Searched for ...
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SPD 2010: How to use advanced and normal mode of editing?

In SharePoint Designer 2010, when I create a new aspx page (Site --> Righ-click on blank in the right pane --> New --> ASPX) and then open it for editing, I am getting: "This page does not contain ...
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How To Create a Customized (yet still semi-basic) State Machine Workflow with Sharepoint Designer 2k10

How can I create a basic multi-step State Machine workflow without any custom coding from Visual Studio or customized Visio or InfoPath workflows within Sharepoint Foundations 2010 or Sharepoint ...
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Why to use MS Office 2010 32 bit in SP 2010 Farm on 64 bit Windows Servers?

When I first tried to install Sharepoint Designer 2010, I initially downloaded its 64 bit version But upon lanuching the install of SharePoint.exe, I've gotten: Setup Error You cannot ...
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Creating Bi-Directional Approval Workflows

Is it possible to create a bi-directional approval workflow for Sharepoint Server 2010 without Visual Studio or Visio? And if it can be done in Visual Studio, what information can you give me to ...
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Delete groups using SP Client object model

I'm trying to delete groups and Sites from Sharepoint using COM. Ex: Listitem i = ........; i.DeleteObject(); Now, in my code , I'm using this snippet: foreach (Group grpsSP in ...
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Closed vs. Hidden Web Part - what is the difference?

What is the difference between "Hidden Web Part" and "Closed Web Pat"? PS. I tried to search on the internet but could only find "deleting vs. closing" web parts Sharepoint 2010 (Sharepoint ...
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Threaded view discussion board to be displayed in custom webpart sharepoint 2010

I have a threaded discussion board and i need to programmatically display those disussions and replies in my custom webpart. please help
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Custom List edit & view options go to root calendar

I have used sharepoint designer to create some custom forms for viewing & editing list items, however now when I select either of those options the link takes me to the calendar of the root site. ...
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Update and Create Problem with Adding Columns to an Existing External Content Type in SharePoint 2010

I used SharePoint Designer 2010 to create an external content type (ECT) that consumes and writes data to SQL Server. [Went through the process of connecting to a database table, then right-clicking ...
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Change work hours in SharePoint Online

I want to change hours work in sharepoint online. I have found something like that: http://jamestsai.net/Blog/post/How-to-change-SharePoint-Calendar-default-start-hour-and-end-hour-of-Day-View.aspx ...
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How can i change the 'Edit in SharePoint Designer' menu item under the 'Site Actions' menu to open the pages in SPD 2010 instead of SPD 2007?

I have both SPD 2007 and SPD 2010 installed on my machine. When i open a SharePoint 2010 site in IE and try to click on the 'Edit in SharePoint Designer' menu item under the 'Site Actions' menu. It ...
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How to Move Project Management site to production server from local

Right now I am learning Sharepoint 2010. I have developed simple project management site. Really I don't have any idea about how to move this site to production server(another server) from my local ...
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how to hide/display controls in NewForm.aspx based on checkbox value in SharePoint list

I have 1 checkbox in my sharepoint list with other columns. If checkbox value equal to 'true' i need to display some other controls, otherwise these controls should be hidden. I open the New/Edit ...
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SharePoint Designer workflow is looping itself when waiting for a field to change

I have a problem with a standard SharePoint Designer workflow on a forms library in SharePoint 2010 Foundation. When the workflow is firing off it is designed to fill some information in against the ...
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SharePoint Designer workflow is looping itself when waiting for a field to change [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: SharePoint Designer workflow is looping itself when waiting for a field to change I have a problem with a standard SharePoint Designer workflow on a forms library in ...
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Display a custom column from a blog list in a summary view

I have created a blog using sharepoint 2010 I added a few new column using sharepoint designer List-post-add new column. Of couse each post I edit and added the content to the extra field. ...
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First column as link in SharePoint view

I have created a custom list with below two columns. Col 1 Col 2 In the default view, "Title" column is the link to view item. I have removed this column from this view but I am not able to set Col ...
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how to create an infopath repeating section

I would like to know how will i be able to create a infopath form with the ability to have repeating sections and then submit that information into a sharepoint list. Hep would greatly be ...
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Daily e-mail reminders with workflows

I need a workflow which will check a custom list -for every row in this list- every day automatically and if the total value column is 0 then it will send an email to a user. Is it possible with ...
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Any method or way to bypass an automatically starting workflow?

I have a solution in C# where users are able to submit a lengthy form, which then automatically kicks off a workflow that was created in Designer. However, I am looking to add functionality to the ...
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Copying a globally reusable workflow in SP Designer loses form task fields and InfoPath rules

In SP Designer, I copied a globally reusable workflow in order to make it only reusable (not global) so I can save it as a template solution .wsp to move it to another farm. The problem is that the ...
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Prerequisite skills to learn SharePoint Designer 2010

If any ASP.NET novice developer (or any other programmer) needs to learn and explore SharePoint Designer, what prerequisite skills are required to learn and to be an expert in SharePoint Designer?