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How to access workflow variable in association form created in SharePoint designer?

I need to access a worflow variable in an association form created using the action 'Collect data'.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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XSLT List View Web Part in crosslist mode?

SharePoint Foundation - Is there a way to use the new XSLT List View Web Part to aggregate content from multiple lists? I am able to do it with a Data View Web Part, but I'd rather do it in a XLV Web ...
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Visio Diagram link to SharePoint 2007

May I know what are the steps to create a office layout inside Microsoft Visio Diagram, then link this Visio Diagram to SharePoint List, such that when my mouse hover at a particular location in the ...
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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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WSS3 list lost its dispform association

I have customized my DispForm, about 2 years ago, using SPD on my WSS3 site. I recently made an update, and now the association to the list is gone. All I did was modify a web part to include another ...
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DispForm.aspx errors and will not load

Howdy, I'm in WSS3. I am using a list with a custom DispForm which includes DVWP from other lists rolled into this one. It has been working for quite some time, and today I hopped in to change the ...
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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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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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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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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 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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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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Can i add a XsltListViewWebPart in a default.aspx page?What do i need to have on a page to add it

How can i add a WebPartPages:XsltListViewWebPart to a default.aspx page.I tried adding it to Sitepages folder by creating a page under sitepages > Datasources doubled click the list and i got a ...
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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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XPath expression

I'm working on a DVWP where I'm trying to aggregate some data from a list based off some information in another list. I'm struggling to come up with the right XPath expression to do what I want. In ...
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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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Translation Management Library - Workflow

Can someone help me with this? I need to edit the translation management workflow and add a few things, but I can't find it anywhere... So is it possible to edit this workflow? And where can i find ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 Overriding Default Editor For Checked-Out Files

I've set up an override CSS file and it's sitting in a Site Asset library. When I view the file via SharePoint, it opens in my system default CSS editor - being my text editor of choice. This app is ...
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WSS 3.0 / SharePoint Intermitant Workflow Firing

I am experiencing some issues with workflows not starting on a Windows SharePoint Sevices 3.0 site at intermittent intervals. The issue I have got is as follows… I have several a SharePoint Designer ...
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how to use sharepoint in winforms application

I want to use sharpoint in my winform application any one give me suggestion how i use sharpoint in winform and i want to access all the properties of outlook using sharepoint in my winform ...
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“Export to Spreadsheet” function to be embed into a button on a ASPX page using SharePoint 2007 designer

May I ask how to create a button that function like the 'Export to Spreadsheet' (shown in the picture) on a ASPX file using SharePoint 2007 Designer?
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More than 1 Dispform for List

I have 2 groups of people which should have access to different versions of a DispForm of a List. For 1 of these groups all links should be disabled and they should see the content with another ...
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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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Is it possible to compare current user to a SharePoint list/group and switch views if they belong?

So I have a list of managers in my SharePoint site, and I am able to get the current user by using a web service and storing their name into a control. Is it possible to compare this name to everyone ...
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Building a Floating Menu for SP 2010

I would like to have a floating menu the menu can come from a list or use the Quick launch. Any ideas or samples out there.. For example if i can make this float ...
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Workflow to transfer custom list item to another sharepoint custom list

I am stuck using workflows, so no C# is allowed - I'm trying to copy only certain items, on which the workflow will be triggered, to another custom list within the same domain Setup is as follow: ...
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Sharepoint 2007 - DVWP Layout - Header Columns on Left once, Data items on right n times

I have a DVWP of a list with multiple entries. I've inserted it into my site but what I want to achieve is a look like this: Header1 Data1 Data2 Data3 Header2 Data1 Data2 Data3 ...
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Start approval process action in sharepoint designer workflow 2010

I'm using SharePoint designer 2010, I have create workflow. in the workflow I'm using the "Start Approval Process" action. I bump into an error when I operate this action: how I need to configure ...
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How to redirect to page from List Form

[Sharepoint Server 2010 Scenario] I would like to redirect the user to a specific page according to the button clicked on the sharepoint default form when submitting new item to a list. At the ...
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How do I add a SharePoint web service to a sub site?

I am currently trying to add a Web Service which will allow me to find if the person who is editing a form is part of the Owners group. It seemed like I found a solution with the GetCommonMemberships ...