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Multiple lines of text : No change in text format

I have a multiple lines of text column in list , specify the type of text to allow : Rich text but When text is displayed , Text formatting is not applied
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Sharepoint 2010 SPD Workflow Email SharePoint Group specified in Association Form?

Trying to do something, that I swear I've done before, and I think definitely should be possible, but wondering if I am missing something here. I am using SPD2010 to create a custom Resusable ...
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Create list using a Workflow

I have a list of projects called "Project Reference." I want to create a new project list (for project tracking) called "[Project Name] Tracking" when someone adds a new project to Project Reference. ...
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How do link Sharepoint Lists across different sites - SharePoint Online?

How do link SharePoint Lists beetwen different sites in SharePoint Online? Example: List CONTACTS from https://test.sharepoint.com/sites/testsite/ to list CONTRACTS on ...
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How to change the href for a hyperlink using jQuery:Error href is null

I'm trying to get to the default home link(href) on my sharepoint site using jquery but i keep getting href is undefined. I would like to change it to another URL I have tried alert($(".static ...
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Customize discussion board xslt

I wanted to modify the xslt file that displays discussion board threads. I tried to find the xslt in "Style Library" -> "XSL Style Sheets" but could not find the stylesheet there. Where can I find the ...
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how to use backgound image in a .s4-title-inner(CSS)

I'm doing some branding and i need to have a background image in a top header above the menu.I tried : .s4-title-inner{ background-image:url('../../images/cj-intranet-bkg.png'); /*When i use a normal ...
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SharePoint Designer Insufficient Permissions

We have an installation of SharePoint 2010 in which access to SharePoint designer has been granted within Central Administration, as well as at the site collection level. Whenever I try to open the ...
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Can't deploy packaged page layouts because they are already in the content database

In our SP2010 publishing site we have a lot of content (publishing pages) which are associated with custom page layouts. These page layouts have previously been edited on the server using SharePoint ...
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Move documents from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010

I have an old sharepoint site containing around 50 document libraries with subfolders and files. No these document libraries should be moved to a new SharePoint 2010 site. I've tried this using the ...
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How to connect SharePoint Online with Dynamics CRM Online using BDC?

I try to connect SharePoint Online with Dynamics CRM Online using BDC. But without any results. I'll try to using Account's from CRM in SharePoint Online like a list. I mean - when I have 100 ...
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Using TFS and SharePoint Designer

I am part of a team working on a large, heavily customized SharePoint 2010 publishing site using TFS for source control and a mixture of Visual Studio and SharePoint Designer for development. One ...
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How can I have a notification popup when there is a new item in a list?

I would like a pop up message like a notification to come up when a new item is added to a list. Something similar like outlook does when you get a new email. So for instance our support team is ...
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Add repeating table when user submits?

I am using InfoPath and SharePoint, I have a question about a comment section and a repeating table. What I want to be able to happen is that once the comments are submitted a repeating table is added ...
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SharePoint Designer - Pause until

I want to accomplish this using SharePoint Designer and OOTB features. Requirement : List with details - employee name , start date , end date. 30 days prior to end date send an email , 15 days prior ...
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OWSTIMER takes up to 95% of RAM Memory - Server goes slow

I am running sharepoint server 2010 with 8GB RAM. I have a SP Designer Workflow running on my portal. The server used to respond but now when users try to hit the URL they get an error message. I ...
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How to change the blue background image behind the SharePoint 2007 Page

I notice that by default, SharePoint 2007 page, there is a beautiful blue background image. May I know how can I change this background image via SharePoint Designer?
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How to construct 3 level grouping usng xslt 1.0 - Sharepoint 2007

I have this XML output from a sharepoint list <z:row ows_Attachments="0" ows_Title="Parra" ows_State="State" ows_Area="Area 4"/> <z:row ows_Attachments="0" ows_Title="matta" ...
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__redirect not working after __commit on Form Action Button

This is in Sharepoint 2007 -- Designer I have written a Form Action button and it has the following Code: <input type="button" value="Add List Item" name="BtnSave" onlick="javascript: ...
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SharePoint Designer: CurrentDate CAMLVariable is incorrect to compare to date column

I am creating a simple form by "Insert Data View" web part and filtering on the data source by date. Something like: Displays all the announcement items that have: "Expires" Greater Than Or Equal ...
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Creating an Outlook “Sharing Message” Email to a specific Task from Workflow

We have a task list which I wanted to send out daily reminders when tasks are coming due. I created 2 workflows, one that uses the pause until time feature so it will run everyday and another to ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 (SPD) + Windows Vista + UAC = Requires Administrator?

I am trying to run SharePoint Designer 2010 on a Windows Vista machine where I am NOT an administrator. I get prompted for UAC requiring me to enter administrator credentials. Does SharePoint Designer ...
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What is the easiest way of setting (workflows, programmatically, etc) the value of columns from Business Data Catalogue for new docuemnts?

In Sharepoint 2007 I am trying to automatically set values read from business data for new documents added to the document list. Right now, when new file is uploaded, user: needs to go to the "Edit ...
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master page across multiple site collections

I've got a branding feature, deployed in multiple site collections, including the master and system master pages. The goal is that if a power user does some changes to one of these master pages, ...
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I'm looking for help on creating a help site within SharePoint 2010

I've used SharePoint for all of 23 seconds. I kind of got thrown into it. I'll describe what I have and need and I'm hoping one (or more) of you will know how to point me in the right direction. ...
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Can an Application Page Permissions Be Set from SharePoint Foundation 2010?

Apologies up front... I'm quite new to SharePoint. I'm developing an application page in SharePoint because what I'm doing is a lot of custom development, AJAX/jQuery external database, custom ...
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Setting up deadlines for a time sensitive workflow

I'm creating a typical three state workflow where the Approver must approve after a certain number of days. It was suggested that these deadlines for the Approver shouldn't be set from the workflow, ...
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Have comments append to a history section?

I have a part of a form that needs to be approved/rejected. There is a chain of approvers so once the approver approves or rejects they submit comments explaining why, and it moves on to the next ...
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WCF Data Source within SPD

I have had considerable trouble adding a WCF 4.0 application as a data source within SharePoint Designer. I am able to connect to the WCF service as a SOAP Service Connection and find the available ...
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I want change the default button text in sharepoint 2010

i want to change the default text on the button in the newpost.aspx page but i couldn't find the button on the page . when i select the button the whole webpart is highlighted. please help me on .
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how can i keep node expanded in sharepoint designer when grouping

I have 2 Data view webpart one is being grouped by columns so it has expanded and collapsed. The other webpart is a simple list but i have linked them up by setting up a parameter. So on the first ...
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Sharepoint Site Missing after failed patch

I attempted to apply update KB2553018 to Windows Sharepoint Services 3.0 (via Windows Update) running on 2008 Server (32bit). The updated failed with Event ID 20 in the System event log: ...
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SharePoint Designer Menu for Filtering Joined Views

In SharePoint Designer, is there an easy interface for filtering joined views (either parent or child)? Currently I go to code view to type the filters directly in xslt. There must be an easier way!
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Configure Task titles in SPD Custom Task Process

I'm in the process of creating a SharePoint designer approval process, based on the OOTB Approval workflow. One of the customisations required, is for the titles of tasks generated by the workflow to ...
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Code-behind in a custom EditForm page

I've inherited a project that has a custom Edit form for a list. It's called EditFormCustom.aspx. The page was customized through SharePoint designer. A code-behind was added by doing the following: ...
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Not able to open/edit any page in shaepoint designer 2007

We are using Sharepoint Designer 2007,In which we try to open any page in designer we get following error, "The Server could not complete your request. Contact your Internet Service Prvider or Web ...
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How long does it take to backup a Sharepoint site

I started a backup at 5pm yesterday evening and it is now 9.15am the following day and the backup is still running. That's over 16 hours! I don't believe the site to be too large, there are 10 sites ...
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InfoPath forms viewer web part

I'd like to add a SharePoint web part in a page that would display InfoPath forms(For example Timesheet template).Does anyone know how to show the "InfoPath forms" inside web part??? Can anyone help ...
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Content Query Web Parts are not showing up in pages with the Page Layout they are set to

I'am back again with another question. I have a Pagelayout and want to add a Content Query Webpart as Menu. I created a Webpartzone and added a Webpart. <WebPartPages:WebPartZone ...
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SPD 2010: Can fields be hidden by Conditional Formatting on NewForm?

I use content types to dynamically change which fields (columns) are initially displayed on the newform page. I am trying to have the fields change as the user is filling out the form. I was trying to ...
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Customizing Publishing Approval WorkFlow

I am using Sharepoint 2010 publishing site and trying to customize Publishing Approval workflow. Using Designer to customize publishing approval workflow. Is there any way to skip/bypass initiation ...
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Updating Page Layouts created with SharePoint Designer

The system I'm working on is a Publishing site that has page layouts created with SharePoint Designer. Users have created content pages based on these page layouts. I want to update the page layouts ...
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How to edit web part properties in the UI that was added in SharePoint Designer?

Let's say I create a custom page layout in SPD. Instead of adding a web part zone I add a web part (let's say content query web part) in the layout. When I go to a page using that layout I can see the ...
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Dynamically setting Default Value in ParameterBinding through Javascript

To make a long story short (too late), we have a dropdownlist that is populated through a list of items. We want to use this dropdownlist to filter the list in a data view web part. This works ...
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sharepoint, workflow, publish globally

I'm using SharePoint designer 2010, I have create reusble workflow and publish it. when I associate the workflow to a list, do I create a copy of that workflow or this is apointer to the source ...
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programing in SharePoint designer 2010

I'm using SharePoint designer 2010. I have created 2 workflow: workflow A, Workflow B. I want to call 'workflow B' from 'workflow A', I know that in a designer workflow, there is no option for ...
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Forms: Sharepoint or Infopath & SharePoint?

This is really more of a strategic question. My company is looking at electronic forms in SP2010 (running a mix of InfoPath 2007 & 2010). We currently run Office 2003 & MOSS2007 and run a ...
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Customized Data View Forms with Content Types

I have a list with 2 content types attached. I need to customize the new item form for both content types using SharePoint Designer customizations. The default content type works great and submits the ...
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copy a step from workflow in sharepoint designer 2010

I'm using SharePoint 2010, I have created workflow. I want to copy one step from the workflow and paste it to some other place inside the workflow. I wnat to copy one step from the workflow and ...
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how to make width of a SharePoint:FormField Textarea wider

I would like to make the width of all the textarea in a page wider? <textarea dir="none" class="ms-long" title="What?" ...