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How can you do task auto approval in SharePoint Designer workflow after their respective due date

I see a thread related here: Sharepoint Workflow - Conditional auto approval One challenge I have that's different is that we are dealing with date context specific scenario. Here's what we want to ...
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ConvertToLocal Send Email Workflow

Problem with display Hour in workflow, When adding hour to the list it gets fine for ex, 10:00 to 11:00 But then i have a workflow that's based on when a user adds an item to list the fields from ...
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SharePoint 2010 RESTful API listdata.svc can't find list

I'm trying to use listdata.svc on a SP2010 list and I get "The website cannot display the page". It works on other lists in that same site and even on a duplicate of the list on another site, where I ...
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Total number of unique permissions per list

The http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262787.aspx specifies the total number of unique security scopes to 50.000/list, but recommended is 5.000/list. In a list, is it possible to find out ...
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Cannot remove Primary Item ID Coulmn

I have document Library in SharePoint 2010 , There is one column "Primary item ID" with type integer . I tried to delete it from SharePoint site but the delete option was not there. Then I opened the ...
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SharePoint learning kit reminder days

I am using SharePoint Learning Kit version 1.7 with SP2013. I wish to set the user remander email, in the configurator file I case see this but I do not know the attribute meaning. Where can I found ...
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Multi level content approval

I have content approval on my list.My requirement is i need to do multi level approval of that list items.I have different level app rovers for each list item say one list item has 2 approvers and ...
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Get the current view name

In javascript, i need to know the current view. I found this post but in 2010 it doesn't work: How to get the current custom view name of my SharePoint List When i do context.view, it's undefined. ...
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Sharepoint 2010 REST Api Copy Files

I want to create a program that takes all files from a specified list from my sharepoint 2010 and copies them to a local location on the server. In the REST-Api for the 2013 version there is a method ...
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Get value of lookup

In js, i retrieve some items and inside there are lookup column and people column. When i print them, it's [object Object] Are there a way to determine if it's a lookup column? This one doesn't work ...
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Stock Chart Web Part Not working Properly in different regions

We have stock Chart web-part integrated to SharePoint site.And the web part is showing different results different regions as in India,US and UK showing perfect output ,But in china and Singapore ...
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Site Action Menu not coming up after Moss 20007 upgraded to SharePoint 2010

We have migrated the Moss 2007 Project to SharePoint 2010 with out visual-upgrade.The site action option is not coming up .As in the picture you can see it is behind the landing page of the ...
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SharePoint 2010 c# programatically find if site exists from non-sharepoint machine

.NET web application is hosted on machine A were no SharePoint bits are installed. SharePoint is installed in machine B. I can access the SharePoint sites hosted on machine B from machine A through ...
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Confused about SharePoint Session Duration

I have a SharePoint farm that uses an AD FS server as a Trusted Identity Provider. The AD FS TokenLifetime is set at 30 minutes The LogonTokenCacheExpirationWindow is set to 1 minute. According to ...
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How to redirect user when document closes?

is it possible to redirect a user when closing a document in the web app viewer? in particular, i have a left menu link to pptx documents located in the document library. when the X is clicked, the ...
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Custom List Search Box - Search for ID Column

I am wondering why the list search box (nearby the view selection, just on top of my custom list) does not find items by ID column. Is there something that needs be be done before? I don´t need the ...
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Extending the ResultScriptWebPart

I have a requirement to handle search results before they are render back to the client. For example if a certain rule returns true, i need to remove the description field of the result (or just set ...
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“Open In Excel” button inside the Xlviewer.aspx page return Error and I can not open excel using local office

Inside the xlviewer.aspx page of sharepoint 2013 when I click on "Open In Excel" at first I receive this Error: Some files contain viruses that can be harmful to your computer. it is important to be ...
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How to load multiple item

I'm using SharePoint 2010. I'm trying to load mutliple selected item from a view in a ribbon on a custom list. I can have the selecteditems but when i try to display a value for an item, i've an ...
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SharePoint 2013 analytics report delayed for 48 hours

I have an issue with SharePoint 2013 analytics report delayed for 48 hours instead of the default 24 hours i configured the following : 1- search services application & it is working normally ...
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customized xsltlistviewwebpart shows “working on it” in grouped view

I have created an xsltlistviewwebpart in VS 2012 for SharePoint 2013. It's working fine when I add and configure this webpart. I am taking 3 properties from the user. Website Url List Name View ...
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SharePoint 2013: How to find orphaned lookup values

I've got a projects list in SharePoint 2013 that connects to two document libraries by way of a lookup column. Each document set in the libraries should ideally have its lookup column pointing to a ...
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sharepoint 2013 - Can we change elements around text from the ribbon?

Within SharePoint 2013, on a publishing page, can I select and change the following text with a click of button from the ribbon... Change: <p>this should be my title</p> ...to... ...
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Basic question: Difference between List.items and List.ItemCount in SharePoint

Just for clarifying, I have written following two lines in Powershell script and see output as: $web = Get-SPWeb http://intranet; $list = $web.GetList("documents"); $items = $list.items; i see ...
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How SharePoint traffic is working (SP 2013 on-premise) in multi-tier farm

I'm asking myself how communication in a multi-tier SharePoint 2013 farm actually works if I should put it in a simple network schema. The farm has 1 front-end server, 1 database server, 1 search ...
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SharePoint 2013 Configuration Wizard - Should I use it?

Is it true that I should not use SharePoint Configuration Wizard (Launch the Farm Configuration Wizard) ? I have read old blogs, common SharePoint configuration mistakes and etc... And people are ...
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social in SharePoint 2013

I want to add Social solution (Newsfeed Posting and Replying). In the out of the box , we need an app SharePoint, but in the coded way I dont khow how to proceed. Do I need to recode the app or, to ...
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Try to add to Calender List

Hi I am trying to add my data to the calender list but I cant make it work. I have a button onButtonClick is this event. I have following Code var context = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var web ...
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Content type not available

I have created a custom content type of type Item(0*01) and created list definition with this content type. Feature is successfully activated and the list definition is default content type is my ...
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Understanding ItemAdding event

I am trying to understand as to when this ItemAdding event fires. Does it fire when user has clicked "new document" button to upload a document library? Or Does it fire when user uploads document ...
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SharePoint - Hide Irrelevant Users from Search

I have a SharePoint site - is there an easy way to hide specific users from being searched and/or logging in? For instance, I have two domain accounts (DOMAIN\William and DOMAIN\William.Yeack) one ...
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SharePoint Rich Text Editor Control Using Javascript

I have to create sharepoint rich text editor control using javascript. How can I create? At the run time it will be decided how many control I have to display because of that I can not use static ...
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Deploying SharePoint 2013 on a Single Server

I have a fairly small SharePoint deployment (it will be used by at most 20 or so people). What are the pitfalls of using the single server setup that is offered by 2013? The installer says to avoid ...
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Hiding Domain Users from SharePoint

I am trying to hide certain users from being searched for in SharePoint. I have found the solution here: Show/ Hide and Change User Profile Properties However, when I run the second command I get ...
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Storage demand and best options

I am an IT admin and am having problems with increasing storage demands from my users. They constantly email big file attachments and I have to keep purchasing more storage space. In order to fix that ...
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Event receiver CancelWithError

I need to show an error message during in the ItemAdding event from a SP2013 event receiver. I used this code in case of error: properties.Status = SPEventReceiverStatus.CancelWithError; ...
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Change Document content type by link to document

I've a document library and i've to delete document to replace it by a link to an external url. So i thinked to add a content type "link to document" Make a script client to change content type of my ...
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SharePoint 2013 workflow initiator is System Account and the Task emails are not working

Here’s the scenario: I have a RunWithElevatedPrivileges method that adds a list item to my custom list. The custom list is associated with a workflow that gets triggered on Item Added. I have noticed ...
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when multiple CheckBoxes within a repeater control is checked the .aspx page will refresh in chrome browser

I am using a repeater control in a web part. The repeater control contains a checkbox. when I select more than one checks in the repeater checkboxes the page is getting refreshed. This happens only in ...
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How to export .wsp solution files from SharePoint 2007 Farm

I want to download/export all .wsp solution files from SharePoint 2007 farm in order to deploy them again on new environment. How can i export or download .wsp files? I don't want to extract .wsp ...
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Document Set showing columns which doesn't exist

I have a document library with content type "Document Set". This is OOB. I have created another custom content type called "For Document Set" and its parent content type is "Document" Problem is ...
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Calculated date column not working

I have a list that show all our clients and a date column called 'Last Visit' and another date column called 'Next Visit' I then have a calculated column to work out how many days it's been since we ...
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Error: Object doesn't support property or method 'getItems'

i Get this Error: Object doesn't support property or method 'getItems' function checkAvailabilityAsync(targetList,context, result,result2) { var camlQuery = new ...
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Copy a list using a workflow

I have an external list that pulls in info from an SQL database, I would like to create a workflow to copy the contents of the external list into a custom list How would I do this? I can only see ...
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String was not reconized as a valid dateformat

(function ($) { $(function () { $("#datepicker").datepicker({ dateFormat: 'yy-mm-dd' } ); $("#timepicker").timepicker({ timeFormat: 'HH:mm:ss' }); ...
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Delete document but keep meta

I've a document library with a lot of documents. The documents are in an other program and we 'd like remove the document from sharepoint and replaces by a link to the document in the other program. ...
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unable to access SharePoint site with the users lying in Active Directory group

im working on SharePoint2013 i need to set permission on SharePoint Site & Subsites, I created a group in Active Directory and added some users in AD group. After I come in SharePoint and Set ...
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AutoSPInstaller install script failed with Warning: Cannot locate SharePoint binaries

I have trouble understanding a warning message I get when I start the AutoSPInstaller script. This is something I have seen first time after countless installations of SharePoint 2013. I have also no ...
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Brand everything but “site settings”

So my problem is that I want to use a custom css which I have included in my masterpage. The thing is that I don't want it ti be active when I'm in all the "_layouts/"-pages i.e "site settings". My ...
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How to make all documents inside Document Set use same properties as Document Set

I have a document library with following columns apart from the default ones. Reference Number Customer Name I created a new document set inside this library and set values of above fields. Then I ...