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Can the CAML Query in A View be modified to use the Username or UserId of the currently logged in user?

On a MOSS 2007 Team Site, I used the Web UI to add a View, and used the Web UI to filter it in order to fetch the items where Title equals ACME\Joe. <Query><OrderBy><FieldRef ...
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How can I get a workflow moving a document into a document set?

I have a workflow that creates a document set based on metadata I enter on documents that I upload. Does anyone know how I can move the same documents with a workflow into the document set?
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Customize OOTB Approval workflow and deploy in other environments

I would like to customize the OOTB approval workflow of a 2010 site and change the email bodies to include column values from lists in the site. The site is in a QA environment. How would I go about ...
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Workflow task edit form

I want to add a new button to a workflow task edit form. I want to call this button "Incomplete". The purpose of this button is to mark an item as incomplete instead of rejecting it. If the task item ...
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How best to create CQWP and test

I'm working in SharePoint 2010 Server and creating custom content query web parts (CQWP) that point to custom ItemStyle_myTemplates.xsl file. To do this, I've been creating the CQWP in the browser by ...
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Is it possible to access a list in a different (sub) site in a Workflow Activity using SPD?

I have the following SharePoint 2010 site structure: Root (SiteCollection) Queue (List) Subsite (Site) Target (List) I'm using the custom SPD activities from iLoveSharePoint to create a site ...
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Sharepoint Designer > Use Custom Field from Content Type to set a HTML Attibute

I'm really not a Designer, but unfortunately, I have to design something. Any help will be much appreciated. The Scenario: I have a Page Layout with my own Content Type. One of the Fields in the ...
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how to disable/enable a workflow in SPD 2007?

I have a workflow in SPD 2007 but i would like to disable it and later enable it back on to start running. I haven't really came across how you could switch it on and off. Any ideas?
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Share Point task list email notifications

I created the workflow in sharepoint designer using Collect data from user option. The approver receives three automated mail. 1) Notification to approve - Task assigned email 2) After approval, task ...
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Customize content query web part's look

I'd like to customize the way a content query web part (CQWP) displays a list on SharePoint 2010; the list is defined in the root and is going to be fetched in a subsite. Each subsite will pull one ...
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Forms w/document folder -> SharePoint

I am trying to find what is the better way to implement multiple input forms using SharePoint 2007 (v3). The forms will have several fields and one of them is document folder to hold documents and ...
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How to deploy a custom SharePoint Workflow Activity

I Created a VS 2010 project with a custom workflow activity and I wish to deploy that to the server. My development machine does not have SharePoint installed, so I decided to use WSP Builder. I ...
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Problem in creating custom workflow action in SharePoint [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to deploy a custom SharePoint Workflow Activity I am trying to create a custom Workflow Action for SharePoint Designer 2010. I am using Visual studio 2010 and ...
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WSS3.0 Workflow not attaching itself to items to be started

I have a sharepoint (WSS 3.0) site with several workflows on it. The problem I have got is that it seems all the workflows have unattached themselves from the list items. For example when I go to ...
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ddwrt:IfNew doesn't work in SharePoint Designer 2010

I used to use the ddwrt:IfNew in SP 2007 to show if docs or items are new but trying the below doesn't work. Any ideas.... <xsl:if test="ddwrt:IfNew(string(@Created))"> <img alt="" ...
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How to track status of InfoPath form through SPD workflow?

I am a total newbie on SharePoint, workflows, InfoPath technology... I had never heard of any of it until about two weeks ago. Our environment is all 2007 - SharePoint, InfoPath, everything. I have ...
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SharePoint Designer Installation Corrupt

All, I'm having a difficult time with this one... My SharePoint Designer 2007 installation is corrupt. SPD will not start. SPD will not uninstall and it says "The Installation is corrupt." I ...
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How to format the xslt in SPD editor with correct outlining?

Maybe a silly question, but I can't figure out how to get the SPD to format my xslt nicly. It is really big, and almost impossible to read when the outlineing is not correct. In my editor, it seems to ...
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What problems do you encounter using a fixed width design in SharePoint and how do you overcome those problems

The reason I'm asking is more related to design. Say a client has asked for a fixed width intranet but wants a webpart/list with tons of columns to be displayed. How do you get around not breaking the ...
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SharePoint 2010 MasterPage on SP's Application Pages [closed]

Running on SharePoint 2010 Foundation. I have created a custom master page which works well for the most part. In SharePoint Designer, I've set the master page as default & custom master pages. ...
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how to get the id of each dropdown and textarea row

Not sure what is the right approach to tackle this I want to control te textarea Reason based on what is selected in the dropdown list. As you can see below i have got to the stage where i can get ...
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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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looping through Dropdowns in a multiform field in sharepoint designer

I have a custom list I built using SharePoint Designer. Its a multi view form so I'm updating in a batch with one SAVE button. Unfortunately I have a dropdown list on each row and I want to hide a ...
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Can I make calendar items link to data view page?

We currently upgraded from 2007 to 2010 and I'm having problems with the calendar. In 2007 I was able to change that the calendar items would link to a custom data view I created. Here is our 2007 ...
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32 bit sharepoint designer 2010 will work with sharepoint server 2010?

My question is whether 32 bit SharePoint Designer 2010 will work with SharePoint Server 2010 or not. SharePoint Server 2010 is 64 bit only while SharePoint Designer is available in 32 bit or 64 bit. ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 Errors [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Sharepoint site does not appear on IIS Manager, error in opening site in a sharepoint designer I have installed SharePoint server 2010 and sp designer 2010 32 bit and ms ...
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How to link to another webapp but still respect AAM

We use SharePoint 2010. We have 2 web applications, one for normal content and the other for mysites - AAM is set up so these web apps are accessible from outside our network. We would like to be ...
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How to maintain workflow associations when deploying a SharePoint Designer wsp file on my customer's machine?

I know this might be a silly question but here goes... I created an event calendar site and it has some customized webparts (done using visual studio), custom views (XLV webpart views) and workflows ...
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WorkFlow with SharePoint Designer 2010 - how to set value from current list item

How to set value from current list item to a field in a custom task? Is it possible? Thanks.
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I've checked out a .css style sheet in Sharepoint Designer 2007 and don't know how to check it back in

I have a .css style sheet checked out in Sharepoint Designer 2007 somehow that I need to check back in but I don't know where to check it back in. Where does this style sheet reside so that I can find ...
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sharepoint designing question

I am in a middle of designing my company's portal. I am inspired by the following portal link. https://www.telecombusinesshub.co.nz/Pages/Home.aspx What I want is that the index page (main page) will ...
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Can't deactivate a user solution without breaking the site

[Edit] Rewrote the question, as there are simpler ways to reproduce the problem. [/Edit] I have built a reusable workflow with SharePoint Designer 2010. I saved the workflow as template, grab the ...
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How do I send an email from a sandboxed workflow action?

I have been tasked with creating a SharePoint 2010 sandboxed workflow that essentially scans a custom list and sends emails to specific users when certain conditions for a given list item are true. ...
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Remove permissions on list item change in sharepoint

Is there any chance I can remove survey permissions on List item change? Can i somehow set workflow on list item change to remove survey permissions?
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Warning icon remains after page layout is reset to site definition in SP Designer 2010

When I reset a page layout to its site definition by right-clicking the page layout name in SP Designer 2010, choosing Reset to Site Definition, Clicking Yes on the warning that pops up, the warning ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2010 workflow error on item update

I'm trying to create a simple workflow which will update a field in my current splistitem. It keeps giving me the following error. Any idea on this ?? The workflow could not update the item, possibly ...
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SP2007 Modify Approval Workflow

Following the completion of the built-in approval workflow, I need to run a second workflow. I'm using the 'wait until field changes' command to monitor the document for the change in approval. When ...
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When to use VS 2010 vs. SP Designer for development

When do we use Visual Studio 2010 for SharePoint 2010 web part development and when do we stick with Designer? Are there pros/cons? As a noob, it seems that for more robust, customized web parts, ...
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Customize a web part's Miscellaneous tab

I've got a Data Form Web Part in SharePoint 2010 Designer that I'd like to customize so users can filter it on one of the columns. In other words, they'd be able to drop the web part in, then choose ...
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Discussion list body field contains junk text when updated from outlook

I have published a custom workflow for a discussion list which will send email notifications to a particular group. In the email contents I show the subject and body of the discussion. Below are the ...
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Filtering a joined list in SharePoint Designer

I have two lists, 'A' and 'B'. I need to display their joined data according to certain filters. A and B are joined using Linked sources and I can filter data by column values from A thanks to this ...
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How can I programmatically DELETE the person.aspx page in My Sites?

I want to REPLACE the person.aspx page in the OOTB My Sites Host portal in SharePoint 2010 It works perfectly fine if: Case 1: I open My Sites using SharePoint Designer 2010 DELETE the person.aspx ...
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Creating a Sharepoint Message pop from a sharepoint list - internal messaging

I'm after a internal messaging in Sharepoint. Something that a user can type some comments and it appears to other users including there usernames.Not neccesarily directing it to a specific users. ...
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SharePoint Designer 2007 Workflow subdirectories

I just want to confirm that it is not possible to attach a workflow to a subdirectory in SPD 2007? If not, is there a way to setup a workflow to look at the documents in a subdirectory. Thanks
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What are the pros and cons of SharePoint Composite Applications?

When to use code based applications and when to use composite application?
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System account stops workflow process

I'm encountering with workflow in SharePoint 2010. I realize that System account stopped workflow process whenever. The workflow history has the following: Event Type: Error User ID: System Account ...
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Create a web part to display filtered list item

I've got a Contact list with info about departments in our organization. The list is at the department level, not person level. It has the following columns: Department Title ["Contact Helpdesk:", ...
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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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Referencing SharePoint list columns with spaces in names

I'm running into issues referencing column names in SharePoint Designer 2010 when the names have spaces in them. This is discussed in this blog post. For example, I've tried using the following ...
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Is it possible to replace EditForm.aspx for a Content Type with a custom aspx form page?

I am trying to create an aspx page for uploading a document to a document library where the documents are associated with a content type. (Rather than using the standard EditForm.aspx) My efforts ...