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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 ...