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Interesting trouble with getlistitems not returning list items

I'm a bit new to spservices, and I hope I'm not asking a question that's already been answered. I've checked and haven't been able to find one like it. I'm using GetListItems to retrieve url's and ...
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Set Hyperlink Field Using SPD 2010 Workflow

I've been doing a LOT of research to try to figure out how to do this, but nothing is working. I have a column named "Update Item" that I want to be a link to start a workflow. I have workflow setup ...
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SPQuery on ECT very slow

I am creating a custom web part which is supposed to return results from an External Content Type(ECT) List which contains almost 40,000 records. There are multiple ways the items can be searched and ...
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How to reconnect InfoPath task form to SPD workflow after moving it to the new Site Collection

I have Globally reusable workflow (created in SPD) in my test site collection. This WF uses custom InfoPath task form. Now I am trying to move it to the new production site collection. I've done next ...
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I am moving a site collection from one farm to another

I have been working on this for a few weeks now. I have tried many things but just can seem to get things to work correctly. I am trying to move a site collection from one farm to another. The source ...
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The form cannot be submitted beacuse of an error

I am using SP2010 with infopath 2010. i've designed a custom approval which contains one approval process. this workflow prompts users to fill in reviewer, CC and comments on the workflow ...
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sharepoint designer workflow email

I have been using sharepoint designer workflows to send an email to a particular group when a requester fills a form in my sharepoint site. the problem is some other groups are even getting emails ...
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I'm trying to understand how Visual Studio, SharePoint Designer and Foundation work together

I'm working in a user area and am limited to Sharepoint development on the client side only. This means that all custom forms and their associated scripts will live in site libraries instead of on the ...
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Cannot locate corev4.css file

I would like to change the theme corev4.css of my sharepoint site. Unfortunately, I can´t locate it neither on the server nor in sharepoint designer. I read that it should be located in a style ...
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User permission Problem for workflows in wss-3.0

Im running wss-3.0 on a Windows Server 2003 machine. The User Accounts are AD based. I made a Calendar List with 3 different Permission Groups. Users that can only read the list Users that can add ...
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Programatically refreshing a webpart

How can I use the client object model in javascript to have a function to refresh a list view? Scenario: I have a form that uses a button which uses the sharepoint client object model to insert a ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 Custom Workflow does not start in subsite

I have a subsite (http://testportal/documentcenter). When I add Aproval - SharePoint 2010 workflow to document library where is in subsite, It works fine. But, I open subsite with SharePoint ...
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SPD Workflow “Start workflow when an item is created” when adding multiple items to list at once?

I have a custom site workflow with some logic that copies items to a custom list with Title and Email. On this list I have a SPD workflow with one OOTB activity - send email to Email when an item is ...
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How to remove WebPart from the screen if there are no items - CQWP

What do i need to do in my itemStyle.xsl to hide webpart when there are no items. When RowCount is 0. Thanks i advance
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SPD 2010 Workflow update Calendar list based on Condition

I have created a InfoPath 2010 form + SPD 2010 multi-level workflow(Leave Authorisation Form). The infopath form is stored on a Forms library(Leave Authorisation forms Library) once it is submitted ...
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How to add Some Javascript code to all the aspx pages not just on web parts?

I just want to modify some of the contents on all the SharePoint pages be it adminstration page or some site page or any other page using my script (Javascript) and AJAX code. My ultimate aim is to ...
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how to group sharepoint list fields under a label in editform and newform of a SPList?

I have to group few sharepoint list fields unde a label in edit form and new form.how to group sharepoint list fields under a label in editform and newform of a SPList?
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Partial postback sharepoint webpart

I am trying to add update panel to my sharepoint sitepage below: I am getting the error : Failed to load viewstate. The control tree into which viewstate is being loaded must match the control ...
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I am new to sharepoint and need to take over our companies sharepoint site

I am a site owner but not admin - how do I take over as Administrator?
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showing custom presence instead of lync presence on sharepoint page

I found how SharePoint shows the lync presence on SharePoint, the magic is in the communication between IE & name.dll ActiveX control (which comes with OCS or office). This is something a hidden ...
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Adding status pawn on sharepoint page dynamically

In sharepoint, I want to integrate presence information for each user. It would be similar as OCS presence information is shown on sharepoint automatically using name.dll. I have a server which stores ...
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Get List Title in SharePoint designer workflow

I have a requirement that i need to catch the List title in a sharepoint 2010 designer workflow from list. Can any one please exlain how to catch the List title Regards, Suresh Pydi
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Get single field item value from Custom List and set it on same item but another field

I'm new in Sharepoint, and I have an issue with a custom list in Sharepoint 2007. The thing is... I have a custom list with pre-loaded data, and I need to get a unique code from a field item, to put ...
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The control with ID 'XXXXX' requires a ScriptManager on the page. The ScriptManager must appear before any controls that need it

I am getting the layout issue for calendar webpart in my page . with the error message : The control with ID 'XXXXX' requires a ScriptManager on the page. The ScriptManager must appear before any ...
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Hyperlink text to another list xslt

Anyone have ideas how I can link a text in another list. I have a one list(A) which contains items i want to display. I want to link to an article in list (B) Pages library using xslt dataview. Any ...
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XSLT Get Current date or Today in XSLT

Help please can anyone advise how I get current date, or today method in xslt 1.o SharePoint
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Limit Page Layouts available to the end user

I am new to powershell and sharepoint. I am using powershell to create a new site collection. I have the Publishing site activated. Once I create the site collection, I want to limit the page ...
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Connecting Web Parts across pages in SharePoint Designer

I am trying to connect some web parts across different pages (in the same site) and the behavior I am seeing doesn't make sense to me. I think I am missing something in my understanding. I am using ...
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Customize List, View, Edit, New Form for each List

I am new at SharePoint, but I have learned that is possible to customize any List Page Form through SharePoint Designer. However, i noticed that if i have 50 List's Definition in my site i will need ...
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How to Disable Saturday and Sunday from SharePoint 2010 Calendar

Can any one provide solution to disable Saturday and Sunday from SharePoint 2010 Calendar. I know there are some solutions for 2007. But I am looking for SharePoint 2010. Thanks.
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Does anyone have 960 Grid Template to be used on sharepoint 2010 site?

I am working on design of portal in sharepoint 2010. I need to implement 960 grid system there.It will be very helpfull if anybody have template or related link to it.
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AspMenu HTML : Change the classes name

The out of the box HTML of Sharepoint2010 for the left menu (simplerendering) is: <div class="menu vertical menu-vertical"> <ul class="root static"> <li class="static"> ...
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How to get the ID of the list item just inserted using ecmascript

I am stuck at a place where I have to update a list which has a Lookup column. For example I am using this code to update my normal list var clientContext = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); ...
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SharePoint Designer Workflow “canceled” by system account when using impersonation

In our farm we have the following issue: Created a workflow with a few easy steps. The first step is a "assign a variable" step, all following steps are within an impersonation step. That workflow ...
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Making Changes to orangesinglelevel.master

Okay so ive been attempting to make some customizations to the orangesinglelevel.master with sharepoint designer. When i open the my site in sharepoint designer and navigate to the _catalogs folder ...
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Force HTML DOCTYPE Declaration

Im running sharepoint 2007 and im adding the following html doctype declaration to the first few lines of the master page. <!DOCTYPE html> <HTML lang=”en”> When i reload the site in IE ...
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View filter based on user input, No Code

I need to take user's input for a field in a view and then filter the view based on the user's response. I have used Choice Filter Web Part and I am able to filter the view but I want to lookup the ...
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Project Management list

May I find help in how can I manage my projects and its tasks in sharepoint 2010. each project has 4 phases each pahse has start date and end date, in addition muli tasks . each task linked to phase ...
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Connecting web parts works in Designer, but not by editing on page

I have created some DataFormWebParts that use a web service data source in SharePoint Designer. I then exported each one to the site web part gallery. Each data source is configured with a parameter ...
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Need ideas on Troubleshooting a Navigation Problem

Basically I have a page in sharePoint 2007. That contains two web parts. The first webpart is a custom navigation system created with css that is a drop-down menu. The second webpart is an excel ...
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Manually Workflow printing items from list

I have a problem with list item and printing them. I must create workflow or jscript printing this item using template. Steps that I need to do: Select item/items on list Run workflow or jscript (...
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Add DOCTYPE to Masterpage with SharePoint Designer

I'm attempting to add a DOCTYPE Declaration to a SharePoint masterpage so i can get some CSS code working. I'm new to sharepoint and I do not know where to look for the masterpage so it can be editted....
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Sharepoint designer generated forms

I'm, quite unsuccessfully until now, trying to change sharepoint's default forms. Well I can create/change and set another form to be the default and that's where my success ends. When editing a site ...
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A list of all Sharepoint-specific tags & attributes for PageLayout/MP use?

I'm having trouble locating a url/document or a book, that describes extensively all the tags and attributes we can use within Page Layouts and Master Pages (2010) in order to change the way that HTML ...
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Copy SharePoint Designer Workflow to another Farm

I have created a infopath form and attached a custom approval workflow and infopath form is published to a forms library. I have done everything in my development VM. I have also published the ...
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Email Workflow for every Friday

I have a list in my SharePoint site.I have one column named with Project Manager(People Picker). When i add a record in this list,I want to send an email to specified Project Manager every Friday to ...
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Including a WorkFlow in a WSP

I am creating a feature that I want to install a couple of workflows when activated and bind them to a list. Is there a way you can use SPD and then export your workflow to include them in your visaul ...
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How to Change Add New Item url of List View Webpart

I have a list. I created a webpart for insert item to it. I created a page to add webpart. I want set this page for NewForm of list. I use sharepoint designr, but when i edit allitems form don't ...
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Show all documents in a farm using Search/Fast Search

I want to show all the documents in the farm and ofcourse I don't want to use powershell for that as this will impact performance. I want to use something using search index. I think we can do this ...
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SharePoint 2010: 3 of 6 Workflows “Failed on Start”. SharePoint Designer Workflow Works Fine?

Three of the six workflows that are on one of my site collections in SharePoint 2010 are resulting in "Failed on Start" as soon as a document is submitted to a document library. The other three ...