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How to connect a customized Dispform to a different list?

I have two lists (List A and List B) that were created from the same list template. The Dispform for List A was customized (some fields were cut out and others were rearranged). The customized ...
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How we can use a custom theme in SharePoint Server 2010?

I want to change the look and feel of my SharePoint Server 2010 site. I have used office Power font to create my custom theme as a .thmx file. I just wanted to know how to use the custom style in ...
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Modify list edit and display forms using InfoPath

From SharePoint Designer it is possible to modify the edit and display list forms. From the ribbon in ListSettings tab select Design Forms In InfoPath and choose the content type you want to modify ...
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Why is my new workflow being ignored?

I've updated an existing workflow created in SharePoint Designer. I've removed the old instances from Settings -> List Settings -> Workflow Settings -> Remove a workflow, and recompiled. The OLD ...
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Custom worflow to create a task for a each user in a group?

I've seen several people asking this question trhoughout the web, with no real solution. Using SharePont 2007, and SharePoint Designer. What I am attempting to do is to create a workflow which ...
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SharePoint 2010 difference with lookup columns

I recently upgraded my site from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010. The first issue I noticed was that the "lookup" columns in "Display view" showed up as the hyperlink instead of the string. ...
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Automatic Workflow not triggering from SP designer

Using Moss 07 and SPD 07, I'm attempting to create a simple workflow that will trigger an e-mail when the status of a list item has been changed to resolved. I created a service request list with ...
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SPD - Inline Editing

How do I customize the edit template to look different than the default template? For example, I'd like to only display a few columns of information but when the edit link is clicked on for the DVWP, ...
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Data view web part throwing error

Hi I'm using a xslt based dataview webpart the steps i have taken to create a data view webpart is that added a list view webpart on the page Modified the toolbar property to show fulll toolbar ...
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Optimise development process for SP2010

We are trying to look at ways to optimise the development process for SP 2010. One of the first things is content types. We are planning to define these in SharePoint Designer. Then export these ...
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visual designer for MOSS 2007 webparts in visual studio

How do I develop MOSS 2007 WebParts with a visual designer? So far, I've only figured out how to put together these parts from the code behind... which has been a pain. Am I just overlooking some ...
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Why is there space at the beginning of my SharePoint Designer Custom Emails?

Every time I setup a custom email and use the slightest bit of HTML within the email, there's a block (for lack of a better term) of dead space at the top of the email. I can't seem to get rid of it. ...
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SPD - HTML Emails w/ CSS

I've downloaded an HTML template from here http://www.campaignmonitor.com/templates/ and didn't touch the css or any of the parent nodes of the document for that matter. I just sent it as is through ...
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SharePoint Designer: Customised NewForm.aspx 'Magically' set as default for list

The situation. I inherited a SharePoint Portal with an 'Issues' list which was being used to add new work items using the IT Bug Content Type. Users asked for some additional fields for the ...
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Can workflow send e-mail to SP Groups?

I'm trying to send an email with attachment using Useful Sharepoint Designer Custom Workflow Activities from Codeplex. I've put my recipients in an SP group but when I try to email to that group I ...
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“Person or Group” fields shows HTML instead of Display Name only

In Sharepoint Designer, I have a Data View Web Part which pulls data from a list. (In a normal situation) if I select a Person or Group field explicitly within the CAML for the Data Source, the ...
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Modification of '_layouts/upload.aspx'

Interesting dilemma here maybe some can weigh in on. I have a requirement to disable the "overwrite existing files" checkbox when uploading a single or multiple documents to a document library. The ...
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Unable to edit site in SharePoint Designer 2010

When I am trying to edit a SharePoint 2010 site (clicking ribbon - Site Actions -> Edit Site in SharePoint Designer), it load SharePoint Designer 2010 application and gives me the following error: ...
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How do I determine where a content type is being used?

Months ago I made a content type that inherits from the Announcement type. I thought I put it in just three sites to test the content query web part, but I can't delete the type. How can I see which ...
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Is using SharePoint as a intranet/extranet portal a good idea?

I work for a fortune 500 company in IT and we have developed many systems/applications to do a variety of things. We are in need of some commonality of these applications and a better ...
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When is Visual Studio required for creating workflows?

Are there any real world scenarios where we cannot do without Visual Studio workflow? That is where default SharePoint workflows or Sharepoint Designer won't suffice?
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Site creation in SharePoint designer 2010 missing options (Quick Launch, Top Navigation)

When I create a new subsite via the WebUI there are options for placement of the site on the QuickLaunch of the parent site, and if the Top Navigation bar should be inherited. How do i set those ...
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Sharepoint 2007 Linked Sources and filtering

I've created a couple of linked sources before by following different tutorials and have always had pretty good luck with them. One issue did come up and I've been stumped on it! I've joined (tried ...
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Can jQuery intellisense also be installed / used in SharePoint Designer?

There are some references on how to install intellisense for jQuery in VS2008SP1, is it also possible for SharePoint Designer ?
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How to graphically edit pages like AllItems.aspx (extracted using SPSource) in a WSPBuilder solution?

I've followed the 'SPSource_Starter_Guide_WSPBuilder.docx' tutorial and everything was correct. But I've a question : once you've extracted the aspx pages + schema.xml, which tool can be used to edit ...
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How to create a feature from aspx pages customized in SharePoint and SharePoint Designer?

I've created some Lists and Custom Views/Pages (aspx) using the web-interface from SharePoint and SharePoint Designer. What steps do I need to take to create a Feature which contains all the Lists ...
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Convert SPD Based site to use Features / Solutions

I've inherited the maintenance and development of a client's MOSS 2007 website. The website has been maintained via SharePoint Designer since it's launch. We do actually have copies of some feature ...
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SharePoint 2007 Delegate Control and WSDL

Is there a way to create custom delegate control in sub-sites without having to restart the IIS server? I have full admin/SharePoint designer access to the sub-site, just not the IIS installation. ...
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Changing WebPartZone properties in code

Here is the problem: using SPD is easy to change properties to not allow users to close / minimize webparts from a wp zone: Now how can we do that in code ? I have more then 30 aspx webpart pages ...
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Hosted SharePoint Scenario: Logging in Multiple Customers, receive different experiences

I am working on writing up a concept for hosted Windows SharePoint Services environment through FPWeb for a potential customer. Here's my scenario. Using a basic package (cheaper) to start off with, ...
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XSLT for summing a column in a Data View Web Part

I have this (an attempt to solve the task): <xsl:stylesheet xmlns:x="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:d="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/dsp" version="1.0" ...
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Permission issue when editing a page using SharePoint Designer

I am using Search Server 2008 based on SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I have tried the search function by using IE to access address ...
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Error importing a data view web part

I am using SharePoint Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise, and I am using publishing portal template. I am using SharePoint Designer 2007 to import a list to a web page by using ...
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Error opening default.aspx in SharePoint Designer 2007

I am using SharePiont Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I am using SharePoint Designer 2007 to open default.aspx under Pages sub-folder (selecting edit page layout in ...
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Uploading files to SharePoint containing the ampersand character

I'm trying to upload files and folders to a library using SharePoint Designer 2007 (on a WSS 3.0 SharePoint site). It's giving me an error when I try to upload empty folders or folders that have an ...
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Custom theme in Sharepoint Designer

Right, I've created a custom theme (TESTTHEME) and have managed to change various css styles etc... to fit in with my design. Now I've come to personalise the navigation I need to drop some new images ...