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Submit data into repeating table in infopath to a sharepoint list [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to submit data from repeatable table in infopath form to a sharepoint list? I am trying to solve this problem of pulling data into a repeating table, then having the ...
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Workflow : configuration or customisation?

In SP2010, is customising workflows using SharePoint Designer configuration or customisation?
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Connecting Web Parts with a Lookup Field

I am having an issue with Conencted Web Parts in 2010. This is all in SharePoint Designer, I can solve this in studio no worries; Im trying to do this No Code Solution instead. I have 3 lists. ...
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Updating an active Designer workflow

In SP2010, I have a list workflow that was built in Designer only - no code. I need to make a small change and must understand what happens to workflows in progress when I do this. The workflow ...
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How to return user or group in SharePoint Designer custom activity?

How can I return a user or group in SharePoint Designer custom activity? A return type of SPUser seems to be not possible. SharePoint Designer workflow does not recognize the return type. public ...
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Additional content in custom web part header

I am attempting to insert some HTML into the header of a custom web part (next to the title in the ms-WPHeader div). I have been unable to find any documentation or instructions and would appreciate ...
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Backup SharePoint 2007 and restore to another location

In order to run some load test I need to backup a live site and restore it to my staging server. Both are SharePoint 2007. I have been through the process and with the exception of minor url changes ...
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Workflow to change title of uploaded documents?

Ok so I have a request from a user and I'm not sure how I can achieve this...I'm thinking workflows but not sure. Basically what she wants is to have a Document Library where she can upload documents....
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Update custom MasterPage for Layouts application page

I am trying to create a application page under _Layouts folder (using Visual studio 2010). It works perfect with default MasterpPage. But if I try to update DynamicMasterPageFile property to my custom ...
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Default Site Icons have disappeared

I dont know what is wrong with site icons. All icons images are gone, when I see their properties, the path is fine, image is located on that path, but image of that icon is not being appearing at all....
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Sharepoint workflow ignores approval condition

I have a custom workflow (created through SharePoint Designer) that starts with an approval task and then sends emails to different people if the submission is approved. I have an if clause in the ...
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sharepoint designer error when adding data source - “unable to retrieve schema”

Following some of the steps in this office article I successfully managed to use Sharepoint Designer 2010 to create a data source to the Adventureworks db, selecting the products table. However when ...
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Where does Sharepoint Designer 2010 store the Data Sources configuration?

I am experimenting with SharePoint Designer 2010 to create various data sources. When creating database connection using SQL user id and pwd, i get a prompt saying that the user id and pwd will be ...
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Build with SP Designer 2007, package with VStudio 2008

This is for a MOSS 2007 portal. I need to add a web part page to a WSS site. I would like to brand the page using SharePoint Designer 2007, but not save to site directly since that results in ...
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Multiple, sequential tasks in one workflow

I have a couple steps in a declarative workflow that each collect data from users. I need each collection task to be completed before the next step kicks off. Is this possible. Also, the workflow is ...
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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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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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Sharepoint Demo Sites to experiment Sharepoint

When I open Sharepoint Designer 2010, I'm prompted to enter the site URL. The situtation is that I'm not really a Sharepoint Developer here and hence I don't have any access to sharepoint site(or have ...
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How to create an external data source based on a Web Service?

Can you please advise me "How to create an external data source based on a Web Service"? Usually WCF can be a data source, but I am not strong on WCF. Could I use the existing web service as an ...
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How to run workflow on updated list item in sharepoint designer?

I want to stop the workflow which in progress or pause and restart the workflow when item is edited. lets say i have created one item, workflow starts in progress. Now i want to edit the list item. i ...
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How can I export external content type as a BDCM file with powershell?

I can export external content type from SharePoint Designer or Central Administration. However, I want to export ect as bdcm file with powershell in order to export ect automatically. There is an ...
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Error: Access Denied when starting sharepoint 2007 workflow

I've done my fair share of searching and still can not find a solution. I've created a simple workflow in Sharepoint 2007 designer. When I check the box "Start this workflow when a new item is ...
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SPD custom workflow takes more time to resume than expected…?

I have a custom workflow designed on SP designer with few sequence of actions. In one of the step, trying to pause the workflow for few mins(5mins) however noticed that it is taking more time to ...
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InfoPath 2010 Data Connection Server Side Filtering

I have a repeating table and I filter this repeating table at client side. But now I have a large amount of data and filtering this needs much time and in IE8 there is warning about long running ...
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Different views My Site tabs

I have a situation where my company wants to create different views for different users on the tabs of My Site Quicklaunch. The default tabs are (as we all know) Overview, My content, My Colleagues, ...
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Lists and libraries are not showing in sp designer 2010

I created on site and working with work flows. I created reusable work flow. Now I want to associate that workflow with shared documents library. Whe I open the shared documents library in sharepoint ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Strange errors starting this morning

A few hours ago, one of the site owners sent me an email saying that they "couldn't click on anything". Upon more inspection, it turns out that they do not have access to the ribbon bar, cannot click ...
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custom workflow with with email sent on field edit

I have a custom workflow used for issue tracking and I want to have an email sent each time a field changes. I can get it work on the first field change but there are no emails sent on subsequent ...
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how to get the value of a check box from another list

I've been trying to get the value of a check box in a sp list. so, I have List[a] and List[b]. List[b] contains a check box which I am trying to get the value of inorder to put in in List[a]. I'm ...
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Move Document from Library to List

I have a document library in place so that users can bulk upload files. Now, in the edit form I am using http://spcd.codeplex.com/ within a CEWP so users don't have to scroll through a 200 item ...
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Create sitemap webpart

I created Table of Contents webpart to just display the Sub Sites, but it is showing the lists (Library, Lists, Discussions, etc...). How can I just show the sub-sites and sub-sub-sites using a web ...
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Remove line spacing from 'Full details' in workflow email

I have a workflow in SP 2010 that I use to send an email whenever an item is added. I've included the 'Full details' in the body of the email, however when the email arrives it has massive spacing in ...
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How to get the List URL in a SharePoint Designer workflow

I've gotten as far as below: But I don't know what they want me to choose in the "Find the List Item" section. I don't want anything from the list item... I want the URL of the list. Suggestions? ...
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DVWP Error Grouping

I have a data view web part which was migrated to a SharePoint 2010 environment. It had a query parameter to group by month(calculated column) and filter by year. Since the migration it has been ...
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Workflow changing StartOnCreated via GUI in SPD

A few dumb SPD 2007 workflow issues. I'm trying to change startOn switches on a workflow config xml file but it causes the workflow to fail with errors when I try to recompile/finish it after ...
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Save .master file

I have a couple of master pages that I have downloaded into the _catalogs/masterpage/ folder, but when I try to copy any .master file using Windows Expolrer, I get the following error message: "Could ...
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Prevent Deletion of Task List Item Created in SharePoint Designer Workflow Approval Task

When you create an Approval Process using SharePoint Designer, the tasks that are created allow the user to edit (Approve, Reject, Reassign, etc) but also allow them to delete the task. How can you ...
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Single line of text field validation in Sharepoint 2010 list

I have single line of text field in a Sharepoint 2010 list. I need to validate the particular field. The user will enter the number by starting with I or F. How do I validate the field if the user ...
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how to send a mail based on the drop down column through SPD

I have a drop down column which has numbers from 1 to 30. customer selects any of the numbers the mail should trigger. Lets say today Aug 01st and selected 10 from drop down column, the mail should ...
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Get only new members in a multi-select field on change?

I have a people picker field that allows multiple selections. When this item changes, I would like to email new users that they have been added to the list. What I need to avoid is spamming the ...
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SPD 2010 List workflow not resolving email addresses

I've got a list workflow that sends out an email to a user based on a workflow lookup for the current list item. I've set it up to send the email to the email address of the user named in the "Waiting ...
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SharePoint Foundation Server installation

I can't open my site with SharePoint Designer 2010. SharePoint and Foundation installed on Windows 2008 Standard Server.Designer on Windows 7. I've spent a good deal of time researching and ...
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SPoint 2010 SPD woprkflow, day calculating problem

I've made a Workflow (by SPD 2010) where I calculate differences between 2 days. When I run this workflow once for 1 Doc.Library item, it calculate it right. BUT when I use Sheduled running WF to all ...
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Check if a workflow has crashed before triggering

We have a reasonably stable system running on SP 2007 which involved 3/4 key workflows. I've noticed that if a user starts a workflow but behind the scenes it crashed and they then try to run that ...
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Why does my browser render apostrophe's as question marks, spaces as “nbsp” and other characters with HTML tags?

An example of my problem is at http://techfests.com/NWA/2012/Tracks/Cloud/default.aspx. Notice how the word "Microsoft's" is rendered as "Microsoft?s". I input this in the Text Editor on the web ...
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How to show the modal view when clicking on a lookup field?

I have 2 list that linked by a lookup column. When i clicked a item of list show dispform on modal popup. Problem is:when i click on lookup field it is open a new page. I want show on modal popup. ...
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Method behind attachment, for custom pages

This may be a poorly formed question, but I'm fairly new to sharepoint. What I'm doing is creating a custom page (just basic HTML and JS), and using that page to call SPAPI and SPServices to input ...
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Deploying wiki pages with web parts

This is probably a very basic question to many, but my background is as a SharePoint developer. I have done very little with wiki pages, or site pages in general. I am creating a SharePoint 2010 site ...
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Is it possible to have the round robin logic in the sharePoint list 2010?

Is it possible to have the round robin logic in the sharePoint list? I have two lists in SharePoint 2010. In List A i have Assigned to field column(people or user group). In List B i have two fields ...
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How to assign a particular column values of sharepoint List A 2010 from sharepoint ListB 2010

I have two list in sharepoint 2010. In List A i have Assigned to field column(people or user group). In List B i have two fields Name and Email id column. I need the email id values of List B should ...