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Infopath form opens as read only and cannot be submitted by only some users

We have an infopath form that we created so our staff can submit their expenses through SharePoint. This form then needs to be signed and approved by someone in upper management. Once a form is ...
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Change name of infopath form

We have a bunch of archived reports in a document library which are linked to an Info path template. That template has become corrupted but luckily we have a working copy of this in a backup folder. ...
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Template for intranet portal free download [on hold]

We need to create an intranet portal and I need a free good template to use which has almost everything an intranet portal has . Is there any site which I can download it?
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set field to current item

I have a custom library with documents and workflow for approval process. The problem is I cannot extract assigned to field from task list to library's column. I'm trying to set field to current item ...
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How to autostart a workflow before publish of major version (Sharepoint Designer)

I have a problem with a workflow automatic initialization (and I have banged my head against the wall for last 8hours with this and came up with no solution). What I want to achieve is a SPD ...
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custom web part for new content launch

i was trying to create a webpart with out code in the following format let me know if there is a webpart with the following structure of can we modify one to show like below.
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Calculating correct version after publishing major version creates new draft version of document

I created a workflow to calculate the correct version of a document, taking into account that the documents we are putting onto SharePoint already have a version number before transfer to SharePoint. ...
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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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How to custom attachment upload control

I'm working on a Sharepoint 2013 aspx form that submits the data to a list and would like to add an attachment upload control because users will not have access to the top ribbon. Below code is what ...
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Have sharepoint 2010 display a list into multiple columns on one page, instead of a new page

I'm fairly new to Sharepoint 2010. I've been tasked with displaying all of our company's forms on one page. I can do it using web parts (i.e. one for each department), however some departments have ...
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Place check boxes into multiple columns

So for a custom list, I have a choice field with 50 options for the user to select which States. However this causes the edit form of the item to look a little wonky as all 50 checkboxes for the ...
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Folder name is not valid - error in SharePoint 2013 Designer

When I try to open SharePoint 2013 On Prem site using SP Designer 2013 I am getting Folder name is not valid error I tried these solutions from this link, but couldn't get it working. https://...
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Fetch value of People Picker on List forms through Jquery in Sharepoint Designer 2010

How to extract people picker value so that i can use it in code dynamically on Edit Form page.
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Search from more than one column

I am new to SharePoint and I am trying to make a search bar to a Data View Web Part. I realised that the search bar can only filter one parameter at a time. Is there anyway that I can customize my ...
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How to return list item ID using SPD Custom Workflow

I am trying to change the body of the email which is generated by a custom SP2010 workflow. I'm using SPD2013 and I am able to get as far as the String Builder which contains the body text of the ...
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Multiple selection on filter

I would like to add multi-selection to my filer. Please find below an example. Colour: Red,Blue,Green,Red,Blue, Yellow, Black I would like to put a filter that allows me to choose more than two ...
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Is there a way to use Conditional Formatting on non-customized web parts using SPD 2010?

On web part s as such (as shown on the image), is there a away to use conditional formatting? I know if I use a custom list I can use Conditional Formatting. Is there a away around to trick it and get ...
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Set the due date on a task at time of creation using SharePoint Designer?

We are creating tasks in a workflow but we cannot find a way of setting the due date in the same workflow. We resorted to adding a workflow to the task list that adds the due date on item creation. ...
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How do I retrieve the value of a lookup-field in a workflow?

I'm very new to SharePoint, and I'm working through understanding lists, workflows, and relationships between the two. I'm working on a SharePoint page to keep track of tasks completed in a timeframe. ...
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SharePoint Designer 2016

During the Ignite 2015 Conference it has been announced that there will be no SharePoint Designer 2016. Will there be another tool provided? How should I manage and maintain workflow, content type, ...
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Webpart Button to change values in a filtered list

Is there a way to create a button that would change the values of the items chosen in a list? For example, let's say I filter all items created in May 2016 and there's a YES/NO column and I need to ...
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SharePoint 2013 Form

I need to create a form in SharePoint server 2013 on a separate page (I don't need to customize the form when clicking on add new item). Then, I would like to save the data coming from the Form's ...
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Creating word puzzle in Sharepoint [on hold]

I have been asked to create a word puzzle in sharepoint. Could any one please help me with the Jquery for the same as I'm not well versed in Java scripts
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Javascript to read tabular data in sharepoint webpage [on hold]

Can java / vb script be created that reads the url of SharePoint webpage, loop through the tabular fields of the SharePoint webpage and write the data from field in word file? I would also like to ...
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Error While saving list workflow in sharepoint designer 2013

I am trying to create custom workflow using SharePoint workflow 2013 at client side.While I am saving this, it thowas error-"Server side activities have been updated. You need to restart sharepoint ...
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Customize sharepoint survey

I wanted to create a survey form which exactly looks like the attached picture. As far I know, I can add questions but am not able to customize the fields and insert table. Is there any option to ...
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Using Workflow to set Task Outcome column value

I am trying to create a workflow that will change the "Task Outcome" value of a task. The task list is associated with an Approval Workflow and was created when the specific instance of the approval ...
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How to edit xsl:value-of tag in SharePoint designer 2013

In SharePoint Designer 2010 it is possible to click on a web part field item in desin view in order to then edit the <xsl:value-of> tag. Does anyone know how to do the same thing (edit the <...
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Move “Folders” from one document library to another document library using workflows

I tried to Archive the Folders in one Document Library to another using workflows. The files in the folders were moved successfully. But I want to move the folder itself. In our case, each folder is a ...
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Group by more than 2 columns in SharePoint 2013?

I want to group by more than 2 columns in SharePoint 2013.In OOTB we can do only 2 columns group by only,can any one help on this how i can achieve this functionality. Please help on this,it is very ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 add new columns to custom form

I have a custom Edit form that was created using SPD. I had to add new columns to this form and so created few columns. How do I add these columns to the custom form?
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Customize sharepoint survey [duplicate]

I wanted to create a survey form which exactly looks like the attached picture. As far I know, I can add questions but am not able to customize the fields and insert table. Is there any option to ...
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SPDesigner - This page cannot be edited in SharePoint Designer

What are the reasons that I can't edit a page in SharePoint Designer? I am using a publishing page with a blank web part page layout.
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How to check if Date column is null in workflow sharepoint 2010?

In Infopath I have a Date Column which i need to check in workflow like if date column is empty i have to stop the workflow. How to achieve this? I tried using setting variable and parameters but ...
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Send Emails containing a document to fill

I am new on SharePoint. Actually, I am working on a project. Where I have maintained a list of employees and I need to send all of them an email by just one click. Actually I need that email to ...
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Print embedded infopath web part sharepoint 2013

I have an embedeed web part infopath form on my site. This form has 2 views I would like to add a button that changes the form's other view 1 prints only the webpart (not the entire page). I have ...
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Change URL of the Web Part Close-Button

I got a StartSite.aspx. I have some Web Parts on that site (news feed). This web part - Template has a "Close" Button. After closing an object, I navigate to AllItems.aspx Isn't it possible to ...
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hide ribbon and suite bar based on user type in sharepoint 2013 site

I have a site with a group "owners" and "members". I do not want members to have access to the ribbon or the the suite bar what do I have to modify in the master page to do that I believe I have found ...
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“Start a task process” do not create tasks for all the users given in the recipient feild (SharePoint workflow 2013)

I have a problem that I want to discuss here and hopefully I will get some answers. I have recently created a workflow for a custom list (SharePoint online) in SharePoint Dsigner 2013. In workflow, ...
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When adding a WebPart I get “List does not exist” error in Sharepoint 2013

I created a list (Promoted Links) and exported the list as a WebPart using SPD and added the list to the gallery. But whenever I try to add the list to another page or site, I get the "List does not ...
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Add “Save” and “Cancel” Button in my list form

I have done some changes(cascading) in my list form due to which my save and cancel buttons are removed from my form . Now I want to get them back.
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SharePoint 2013 Add Read more link in Announcement web part each list items

I want to add Read more link in my Announcement Web Part I followed this blog post: http://www.learningsharepoint.com/2013/04/07/styling-announcements-with-javascript-using-js-link-in-sharepoint-2013/ ...
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Backup & restore Designer workflow

How to Backup & Restore a SharePoint Designer workflow and add it another site? I would appreciate a step by step guide.
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SharePoint Designer 2013 - setup a workflow to update items in a list from another list

I’m trying to create a workflow (2010 or 2013) to update all of the Department Names or the Department Codes in List 2 whenever there is change to the Department Names or Department Codes in List 1. ...
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Printing InfoPath form on SharePoint 2013

I have designed an InfoPath form it has 2 views an edit and a print view. using InfoPath preview I can edit the form and press print to print the print view this works fine. On SharePoint however I ...
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Will SharePoint Designer 2010 work with SharePoint 2016?

I like the visual method of using SharePoint Designer 2010. I would also like to avoid using SharePoint Designer 2013 to configure WebParts using code. Does anyone know if SharePoint Designer 2010 ...
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Deleting a subsite through Sharepoint Designer 2010

So a very odd thing happened to a test subsite of mine. I created this subsite in a dev box so I could get a handle of creating and handling BCS connections. After the creation and modification of a ...
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Conditionally hiding/showing fields on a custom newform using jquery

This is something I have been struggling with for some time now. I have looked all over the internet at different forums and blogs trying to find a solution and I have finally gotten ALMOST there. I ...
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Cannot resolve Activity

I'm unable to publish a workflow in Sharepoint Designer 2013, errors are found when compiling the workflow. The workflow files were saved but cannot be run. I even tried to delete SPD Cache folder, ...