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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?
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Merging 2 SharePoint Sites

I am merging 2 Sharepoint site owned by different people , one in SP 2007 and one on SP 2010. What questions should I be asking to scope amount of work required ? I was thinking about determine ...
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Add Content with a sharepoint webserver with in sharepoint farm where we have more than 1 webfrontend server

We have a sharepoint farm (with three web front end server and these server maange by a loadbalancer) we can access our sharepoint portal via two way one is using loadbalancer url and second directry ...
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SharePoint 2010 Webfrontend serer showing diffrent result

My client has two SharePoint WFE in a farm. While we are trying to access the SharePoint portal with server name, we have encountered one issue with server 1. The issue is on a list page, a user is ...
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Imported workflow activated as feature does not show up in Manage site features page

I want to move a workflow (reusable workflow bound to a content type) from one site collection to antoher. As a site collection admin, i saved the workflow as a template in SP Designer, saved the ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2010 - Workflow Send Email to “BCC” without “To” field

As shown here I can set the BCC field in mail sending operation in sharepoint designer 2010 for the workflow. But when I try to publish it without the "To" field but only with "BCC"; it gives me the ...
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View SQL data from CRM into Sharepoint 2010 BCS failing

I'm trying to view CRM Customer data from the SQL database in SharePoint so that I can use it in surveys etc. I followed these instructions (amongst others) ...
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how to customize xlstviewwebpart in sharepoint designer 2010?

i have try to editing xlstviewwebpart for editing customize.but havnt getting any clues for my scenario. i want to change title link in edit mode instead of display mode in webpart pages. when ...
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How to pass parameter to Dataview Webpart without refersh

I would like to pass spme parameters using QueryString asper normal to a a listview or DWP. But i don't want the page to refersh.I tried using hash which works but no idea i can pass the parameter to ...
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Allow users to approve another task

I have created a custom workflow in SharePoint Designer where I want users to have the ability to approve anothers task if need be. I use a "Custom Task Process" to assign the task to the user. ...
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Use View Ribbon Custom Action on Multiple List Items

I create a View Ribbon-scoped custom action using SPD 2010 that runs some Javascript. If I create it in an ECT list I can use it with multiple items. However, if I create it in a standard SharePoint ...
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Have an Association Column equal the field of another Column

I have created an association column as part of a reusable workflow in SharePoint designer. I am now trying to have this column equal the field of another column in Document Library. I have tried ...
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How to change apperance of the form after InfoPath customization

I’ve got a question – How to change look of the form after edited using InfoPath? I use SharePoint Online (Office 365) always I use InfoPath to change form in SharePoint the appearance has change (it ...
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Can't access the 'Site Settings' page after enabling Forms Based Authentication

I've setup Forms Based Authentication on my Sharepoint site using various online tutorials. It has both FBA and Windows Authentication and everything works as expected apart from the 'Site Settings' ...
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Multiple identical values in dropdown list control

I am making a page which has a web part view and dropdown and search filters. I have added datasource controls, parameters and connected these to the relevant drop down. added appenddata bound ...
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Disable the Drop down column based on the text value…!

I am working with SharePoint 2010 form library. I have a drop down column which is dependent on text input column value . The value in the Text input column comes from the infopath form. What i ...
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Group By on a DataSheetView

I have a DataSheet view on my library of infopath forms. the forms are basically weekly status reports and what i want to do is total the hours from each report for the month and show a totals row. I ...
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How do we set alerts for Announcement List or any lists for SharePoint groups

As we all know how to set user alerts for lists in sharepoint 2007, wss 3.0. I was wondering if it is possible to set alert to sharepoint group. So that when new item is added into the list, users in ...
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Emailing a SharePoint Audience with Custom Actions

I am currently trying to build into sharepoint a workflow that runs against list Items. The workflow checks the conditions and then will need to email a certain global audience from SharePoint central ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Excel - Extra fields in export xls

I have a view of about 80 fields (base from a list of about 200 fields) that I want to export into excel but the export shows up with extra fields (fields that are being used in some of the calculated ...
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Library workflow starts on upload, but not on save in the edit form

I have a document library for pictures and I've created a SPD workflow tha should start every time items are changed or added: newly uploaded, edited metadata or uploaded againg (overwritten). The ...
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How can i show attachments as images in a DataView Web Part

I know i can show document attachments this way: <xsl:element name="SharePoint:AttachmentsField"> <xsl:attribute name="runat">server</xsl:attribute> ...
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SharePoint 2010 Workflow question

I work for a financial company where we have more then 10 departments and I want to implement electronic forms using Sharepoint 2010 standard edition. In my sp2010 box i have configured "User Profile ...
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two column layout using XSLT of People Search Core Result WebPart

I have implemented "Employee Directory" on my portal using People Search Core Result Webpart. I want to create two column layout to display the results. How can I do that.
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How can i hide/show the quick launch based on users

I know how to hide the quicklaunch. My scenario is this: I have built a custom quicklaunch that I show to all users but I only won't some contributors to see the default quicklaunch so that they can ...
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Rendering Mutiple HTML Pages in sharepoint with a time gap

I'm relatively quite new to SharePoint (2007) and I currently have a page veiwer webpart rendering one HTML file from my c:\ on to an internal moss site on the default page. I need help on the ...
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Data View Web Part Calculated Column Total (Sum)

I have created a data view web part (grouped based on different criteria). I added a footer and I would like to generate a total for all the columns. I was able to calculate a total for basic columns ...
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How to determine if all choices in a Choice field are checked?

I have a task content type which uses a choice field set to display choices using checkboxes. Each time the item is edited, I want to evaluate whether ALL choices in that field have been checked, and ...
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What are the advantages/disadvantages of building a list template with Visual Studio as opposed to SharePoint Designer

First, let me say, I am new to SharePoint Development. I have been able to create a couple of related custom lists using SharePoint Designer. I was able to deploy them and they work quite well. ...
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How to customize the output of User profile records using Visual Studio with the help of XSL

I have configured User Profile Synchronization Service on my Portal and I want to develop a custom Visual WebPart "Employee Directory" to display criteria based results fetched from User Profiles as ...
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Visual WebPart using Visual Studio 2010 and use XSLT for customize look and feel

I just configured User Profile Synchronization Service on my portal and now need to implement "Employee Directory". I have created a VisualWebPart Solution in Visual Studio 2010 and Programatically ...
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How to create new External Content Type on SharePoint Designer

I'm trying to create a new External Content Type on Sharepint Designer , but where I try to insert the web services wisdom into the "New Connection -> WCF Connection " I get the following error: ...
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SharePoint Designer to calculate complex formulas for different list views

I have a custom list with different views. In each view I need calculated columns that span across the entire list. How do I use SharePoint designer to perform formula calculations in the views that ...
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How to get a value dropdownlist selected after using windows.location

This is my snippet code here.I'm getting some column values from shrepoint list to a dropdpwnlist.But i would like to append the values to a url when an option is selected. So thayt i can use it to ...
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Page Title not showing up in the breadcrumb - SharePoint 2010

I am trying to include current page title after site name on a sharepoint 2010 publishing site. The master page that I have created contains the necessary control to render the page title as attached ...
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Make list item “editable”

I have created a sharepoint list from an external content type (using Sharepoint Designer) with columns Id, Name etc. The fields in the Id column are links and contain a dropdown menu (view, edit, ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 - “Unable to load workflow actions from the server…”

I have a few custom workflows created by another developer on my dev sharepoint farm. We recently realized that you can apparently not just migrate these things with the rest of the content in a ...
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Add a Field to a Workflow Task Form

I have some experience with SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint Designer 2010, and almost no experience with InfoPath. I have created a custom workflow solution using SharePoint Designer 2010. I am ...
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How can I change an in-progress workflow created using SharePoint Designer 2007?

I created a workflow in SharePoint Designer that automatically starts when a new item is created. It has one step. In it, if a specific date field in the list item is greater than or equal to Today, ...
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How to disable a sharepoint 2010 list column through sharepoint designer?

I have a list and I want to disable a single-line-of-text column. How can i do this through SharePointDesigner? Also, how can I set this field read-only through SharePointDesigner?
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Changing “In this Column” property of Custom Lookup field Programmatically

I am creating a LookUp Column Programmatically for a custom list which is already there, and trying to change the property shown in attached picture using C#, but I couldn't figure out whats the name ...
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sharepoint workflow wont start

I created a sharepoint designer worklow, it has custom activities. I deployed the custom activities. I deployed the web.config changes with authorized types I did iisreset I uploaded the wsp to test ...
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Losing Custom Formats on a List/View

We created a custom list/view in SharePoint 2010. After we created the list/view we went into SharePoint Designer and changed the title of the view, the font color and size, etc. Next we deployed ...
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All users not shown in user report generated for a site using SP Designer

While generating user report for a site using SP Designer, details are shown for only few users. Rest are merged together in 'All Others' category. Is there a way to get report which shows all users ...
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Sharepoint online Custom Expiration

I was wandering if someone could assist, I am currently trialling office 365 and would like to use sharepoint online. One of the main reasons I need sharepoint online would be for Document ...
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custom SPD workflow not working after server restart -'Failed on Start (retrying) '

MOSS 2007 WSS 3.0 Have an Infopath form library with custom SPD workflow which worked beautifully until the server was restarted.I can create basic workflows against this form library that will send ...