SharePoint Designer is a specialized HTML editor and web design freeware for creating or modifying Microsoft SharePoint sites and web pages.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
2answers
304 views

Copy Site Column values to SharePoint Group

I have site column called users based of people and groups and for example it has 4 users separated by semicolon. Questions: 1) Can I copy the values from users site column to site permissions owner ...
0
votes
1answer
352 views

Copy and Paste greyed out in sharepoint Designer 2010 for site owner

A user wants to copy and paste pages in Sharepoint designer. As admin, I can do it but she can not. Her paste option is greyed out. I confirmed that the user has "full control" access at the site ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Workflow not trigger after new item created

I have a Custom List and the list attached with SharePoint Designer 2007 workflow where trigger when new item created. If I programmatically create an item in a Custom List, will the action trigger ...
0
votes
1answer
4k views

Trigger a site workflow when a column changes

I'm using Sharepoint Designer to craft a workflow that will do the following: When someone in a specific group enters a value in a field (i.e. the field is no longer empty) in one library, this ...
0
votes
1answer
159 views

how can I retrieve an USERID from a web site user, when it adds a new FILE on SP?

I'm building a WebServices tha allows user from a social network to add a new FILE in a DoCLibrary. This WebServices' WSDl ,was built with no "USERID" field . Every time that someone add a new file ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Sharepoint 2010 After runs install-spsolution continues deployed false on

I try to deploy a webpart solution. I execute in sharepoint 2010 management shell all steps to upload and implement. add-spsolution c:\site\subwebs.wsp. This execute wit out problem. ...
0
votes
1answer
160 views

Approval Form Sometimes Requires Double Click to Approve/Reject

We have a SharePoint Designer WF that spawns an approval WF. The form for the approval is giving us several issues. Occasionally users have to double click the approve or reject button. This ...
1
vote
1answer
337 views

Change Title of Sharepoint Page

I have created a CallbackConfirm.aspx and attached the sharepoint master page in SP 2007. <%@ Page Language="C#" inherits="Microsoft.SharePoint.WebPartPages.WebPartPage, Microsoft.SharePoint, ...
1
vote
3answers
255 views

what is the best way to write code to a asp.net control in a masterpage

I have a button that I've added to our masterpage in Sharepoint Designer. What is the best way to write c# code to that button? I'd like to do this in visual studio if possible. Thanks,
0
votes
2answers
2k views

write to the workflow history list programatically

I have a sharepoint designer workflow with many Log to history activities to know where the workflow is. I also have 2 custom activities with some complex logic and try catch code. I would like to ...
1
vote
4answers
1k views

Changes to top bar

Hi guys, I want to remove this Home -> Home thing next to logo throughout the site collection. This should also not appear even navigating to site settings. Secondly, I want to add an image next ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

how can i use asp.textbox to filter a list by default(when page loads)

I would like to filter a DWP using parameters. So i decided to use a asp:textbox and then filter using Control like so: <ParameterBinding Name="loc" Location="Control(locid)" DefaultValue=""/> ...
1
vote
1answer
421 views

Data View Web Part pointing at multiple XML feeds/internal SharePoint lists

I am trying to put together a web part with a mixture of jQuery display functionality on a DataView web part. The idea is to have multiple sources of news feeds from both an internal SharePoint list ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

copy sharepoint top navigation bar to another site collection dyanamically

I have two sitecollection A and B, i want to write a c# code on my webpart to read the topnavbar of sitecollection A at sitecollection B and display the same in ASPMenu control on site collection B. ...
1
vote
1answer
364 views

SharePoint 2010 : Unable to open page layout

I having an issue on SharePoint 2010 Designer where the Page Layout was unable to edit, it hit error as below: The server could not complete your request. For more specific information, click the ...
0
votes
1answer
352 views

Calendar workflow starttime not pulling

I created a sp designer workflow that creates a library based on an event, with some specific format: YYYYMMDD-EventTitle. The first time I did the workflow I did it as a list workflow and it worked ...
2
votes
3answers
6k views

Workflow Error: The workflow could not update the item, possibly because one or more columns for the item require a different type of information

We recently migrated from MOSS 2007 to SP 2010 platform. We have this heavily used SharePoint Designer workflow(500 and more instances per day). (uses infopath to submit data) It is basically an ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

External wcf (Soap/rest) datasource to external content type

I'm looking for a way to use an external datasource (WCF SOAP or REST) and include the results in a list. Using the External Content Type directly for a WCF service does not work, as I get a XML error ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Deploy a sharepoint designer workflow to prod

I got already my sp workflow running on dev, is there anyway to export it to wsp and import it and install it with powershell? I dont have sharepoint designer on productions. thx
1
vote
0answers
369 views

Get last one version of SPFileVersion

I'm trying to implement a method that retrieve a "file version" that will must be the same of the parameter number I'm going o pass. SPListItem item = attachments.First(); ...
0
votes
1answer
627 views

How can i enable a rich text box functionality on a custom webpart (New Form SP2010)

In SP 2007 when i add a custom new form webpart with a multiple line of text field i use to get the richtextbox feature But in SP 2010 custom new form webpart with multiple line of text field doesnt ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Output parameters in sharepoint designer are not working

Here is what I have A custom activity with 2 in parameters and 2 out parameters. The custom activity code works fine and in debugging mode the parameter is set. I created some log activities, after ...
1
vote
0answers
912 views

How to get PreSaveAction to work in a default NewForm.aspx - SP 2010

I have a default newform.aspx and i did add a PreSave Action function like so: I edited the default NewForm.aspx and i added my js just under the <asp:Content ...
2
votes
1answer
153 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
217 views

Delete item from COM. Don't find Item

I'm trying to delete but the code seems that can't find the Item field : try { using (ClientContext context = new ClientContext("http://to0wss2k10rey03/sites/ReplyCorp")) ...
1
vote
1answer
69 views

Designer - Form Error when Moving Drop Down

I've created a custom list which is working just fine. The next step I need to achieve is to create a custom form for users to enter in the items to this custom list. This all seemed simple enough, so ...
0
votes
1answer
70 views

Get client query of a server query

I?m trying to get how can I get the query but on the client context? SPWeb webRoot = scSite.OpenWeb(); SPListItem selectedItem = (from SPListItem item in ...
0
votes
1answer
70 views

Xhtml in SharePoint 2010

We can include ascx files in web parts private const string _ascxPath = @"~/_CONTROLTEMPLATES/TestPart/Test.ascx"; protected override void CreateChildControls() { Control control = ...
0
votes
1answer
116 views

SharePoint/Outlook 2007, forwarding Designer e-mail links

I'm using SharePoint, Outlook and Designer 2007. I'm using a Designer workflow to notify the assigned person when a list item is updated. The e-mail Designer sends contains a link to the list item ...
0
votes
1answer
3k views

Using jQuery add cascading dropdown to newform.aspx page of list

How can I add cascading dropdown to newform.aspx page of list using jQuery. I tried SPServices from codeplex but it's not working. Can anybody please guide me. Thanks
0
votes
2answers
1k views

Web Parts Chrome Type is not Working

I am remotely connected to my clients sharepoint server 2010 standard using cisco vpn. I can see that the announcement list's webpart on our page has Title and Border which shows that chrome type is ...
2
votes
2answers
726 views

Can anyone recommend a good pdf/word conveter for a list item and lib (SP 2010)

Looking or a way to convert picture,document libraries and list to pdf document. So a user can select this option from the list menu. Cheers
1
vote
1answer
16k views

Sharepoint designer set variable date to string in a different format?

I am not sure of how to use expression in sharepoint designers. I have a variable called date, but its type string. I am attaching the workflow when an event is created. I need to SET the variable ...
2
votes
3answers
728 views

sharepoint designer workflow

I need to do the following Create a site workflow that will: Check the folder creation date in a document library If the folder is older than 30 days, move the folder somewhere. Questions: Can ...
0
votes
1answer
4k views

Can't create a new web site in SP Designer with Local Admin permission

I need to set up a SharePoint system in my work place. The administrator installed SharePoint server 2010 on a Windows server 2008 R2 virtual machine with his "domain-admin" permission and gave my ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Tabbed SharePoint 2010 Calendar

I am trying to use SharePoint 2010 Calendar in a tabbed functionality using the following: http://www.pathtosharepoint.com/pages/easytabs.aspx ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

How to edit InfoPath form from SharePoint Designer when it only returns an error message

I'm trying to edit an InfoPath form for an external list from SharePoint Designer. After clicking on the "Design Forms in InfoPath" button I get the following error: "Object 'blablabla.rem' has been ...
1
vote
0answers
312 views

Problem with 2 column layout in DVWP

MOSS 2007. I have a joined list with mutliple categories. I have a two column layout where the category is the header for each section with a group of subcategories. The categories are filtered based ...
1
vote
1answer
4k views

SharePoint DateTime Format

I have SharePoint 2010 calendar and I am opening it as DataFormwebpart in SharePoint Designer and I noticed EndDate as follows: xsl:value-of select="@EndDate"/ and the result is 2012-03-15T14:30:00Z ...
1
vote
1answer
168 views

Get Items with “Web” Class

with di query I can get the specified list object from the collection the property "Items" froom the SPListCollection class. using (ClientContext context = new ...
1
vote
2answers
159 views

Problem with TopNavigation menu

I have custom master page .. it's everything ok in site pages , but when i open pop up dialog forms to add list item or theme my TopNavigationMenu is visible in dialog it. How can i modify to ...
3
votes
2answers
7k views

Making a cab file with ddf (to create a wsp solution package)

I am trying to Create a ddf file for my custom list feature using tutorial given in this link Create a wsp using ddf but in this link there isn't enough Information like what is the directory ...
1
vote
2answers
717 views

Schema.XML not found in 12/Template/Features/myfeature

I am trying to create a custom list feature, what I did is created feature and then i build a solution out of it using this tutorial Creating a Solution file for Feature when it creates a .wsp ...
0
votes
1answer
723 views

paging a dataview webpart in sharepoint designer isn't working well

In have enabled paging in dataview webpart.But i noticed when i click the next page and then click the image previous it doesn't go back to the previous item but goes back to the previous page that i ...
0
votes
1answer
763 views

How do I display associated list data alongside workflow task form?

In my workflow task form, I wish to provide the user the associated list details (such as Title, Description, and Date Needed) alongside the fields I am collecting (Approval, Budget). I am using ...
0
votes
3answers
2k views

SharePoint 2010 Reassign Tasks that were created using Collect Data from User in Workflow

I have a OOTB SharePoint 2010 Workflow that has a few different "collect data from user" steps to accomplish a process flow on infopath forms. The client would like to be able to reassign the task ...
2
votes
1answer
1k views

DVWP Wrong Group Count

I desperately need help with this...I have searched and tried everything I know. I have come across a group count error. I have created a data view web part using a linked source. The DVWP has only ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Adding current user id in the querystring

I have an list of links in sharepoint foundation site. In this list I have a particular link lets say "www.yahoo.com" and I need to append querystring ?id=domain\userid to it. Let me know how to do it ...
2
votes
1answer
958 views

Exporting Workflow (and not to Visio)

Have you ever designed a workflow in SharePoint Designer? If so, then you'll know what they look like in SharePoint Designer. I am looking for a way to export my worflow. Not to Visio either. I ...
0
votes
1answer
417 views

how do i create a true “multiple lines” column in a picture library sharepoint 2010

I would like to have a pic lib and would like to have the normal multiple line of text like tin list etc.. Any ideas why there is such a limitation?