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Sequential Workflow Delay Activity won't resume

I'm trying build a pause into a Visual Studio Sequential Workflow. I can add steps, then add a delay and it works fine. But any step I insert into the workflow (either before or after the delay) ...
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Action on a transition trigger in State Machine Workflow

What component can I place on a transition trigger in State Machine Action Workflow in order to solve this task: I have 3 states: "State 1", "State 2", "State 3". Exit action of "State 1" has "...
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How to change the “Parent Content Type”

I have requirement to create multiple content types to a single website in Sharepoint 2013, I have did it using the template files, but the problem in for all newly created content types the parent ...
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After adding sharepoint layouts mapped folder the folder not there in Layouts section why?

I was created sharepoint 2013 empty project and i was added sharepoint layouts mapped folder name is GPIntegrationLogs But after deployed i was checked in this path.(C:\Program Files\Common Files\...
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Incrementing Number Column

I am having some issues with creating an auto incrementing column. The requirements are as follows; The column needs to editable If the column contains data then do nothing Each time an item is added ...
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how to get group ID and set it in assigned to in SingleTask

I´m trying to collect Group ID to use it in Assigned to field... I´m using VS 2015 and SP 2013, I´ve a Owner column in my list. here u can see my workflow what I miss?? or what I need to ...
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How to package a workflow with a list definition in a Visual Studio feature?

Here is the scenario: I have created a custom list definition in Visual Studio 2015, and I'm packaging it in a Site scoped feature (Farm solution). I have also created an event receiver that will ...
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Follow site programatically

In SP 2013 on prem, I am developing a web part using c#. All my functions work except follow/unfollow a site for a user. So I am turning here for some inspiration, looking for some code snippets or ...
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How can I change the layout of the Advanced Search Web Part in Visual Studio

I’ve had a request to change the layout of the Advanced Search Web Part. They would like the search boxes e.g. “Any of these words”, “Any of these words” etc to appear below the metadata property ...
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Check whether PeopleEditor control contains more than one user

I have a PeopleEditor control with MultiSelect="false" on a workflow initiation form. If enter 2 names, they both resolve... the workflow just truncates it and keeps only the first entity. I want to ...
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How do I connect visual studio to my SharePoint server which is on a vm

I have a SharePoint server on a vm, all correctly set up and ready to be designed. Rather than use SharePoint designer I wanted to use visual studio's new add on sharepoint connection and use that to ...
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Property access conversion to an activity is not supported for property 'Today' defined on type 'System.DateTime'

I am developing a Sharepoint 2013 add-in. Writing the workflow, when using DateTime.today, I get this error: Property access conversion to an activity is not supported for property 'Today' defined on ...
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Visual studio 2015 debugging sharepoint 2013 webpart extreme slow and will hang always

I'm trying to create a webpart for sharepoint 2013 using visual studio in C# language. I'm developing the webpart on the sharepoint server cause I don't have office development kit on my local ...
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Approval Workflow with variable number of approvers

I am attempting to create an approval workflow with a variable number people who need to approve the item. For instance if employee A is pretty low on the org chart he or she may have 2-3 people ...
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SharePoint 2013 Add-In workflow - start additional task while waiting for completion of others

I'm working on custom approval workflow. The process assumes that each approver can invite other people for approval. For example, "Hey! We've forgot Tom! He should look at that document!". The ...
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SP2010 VS2010 Sequential Workflow not able to create a Task in Tasks List With Custom content type

I have created sequential workflow for three level approval workflow with while condition. i am starting workflow manually using SOM since i need to update one of the field later inserting data into ...
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Format data from multiple lists in Visual Web Part formatted like Standard List

I'm trying to roll data from multiple lists into one web part using Visual Studio, preferably a Visual Web Part. I want it to look like a normal SharePoint list view, with options to sort, filter, and ...
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Get .app path after publishing SharePoint hosted app

How can I get the path of the new .app that's created on publish? I want to use it in a post-build event (powershell). Obviously the path pops up after publishing so I know where it is, just can't ...
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Save a canvas image to SharePoint server

I have a page where users can paint on it. This area uses HTML5 canvas. Now I want put an button for users to send that image to the server. I know I can do this by ajax in client side and web-...
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Take current item to workflow

I want to write a workflow for sharepoint 2013 list in visual studio 2012. When user adds a new SPListItem to SPList -> starting my workflow. How to take this SPListItem to workflow and reuse it?
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SharePoint Online - Copy SharePoint List Items from multiple Subsites to a main site

I have a SharePoint site "Test", in which i have a Custom List "Test1 List". I also have a few Sub sites for the Test site and each subsite has a custom list associated with it (For example, Test2 ...
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Is it possible to autocomplete In-Progress Visual Studio workflows in MOSS 2007

We have MOSS 2007 Custom List with 5 different Visual Studio Workflows on it. So currently the list has 16000 Workflow instances running on the items(Workflows in 'in-progress' state are about 16000). ...
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How to do the SharePoint development in Visual Studio Express version

As per the various blogs VSTO is not supported in Visual Studio Express. For VSTO you needed the Ultimate, Premium, or Professional versions. So Is there any possibility or any work around available ...
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Calendar Issue, overlays issue on events in SharePoint 2013

When the Calendar loads first time, The event overlays appears on the top of the Calendar as shown in the figure 1) . But when we refresh the page, the overlay event goes back to its original ...
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Visual Studio 2013/15 MVC web application

I'm trying this articles\tutorials to get an MVC portal going but none seems to match. Does anyone know a tutorial that works? Checked this: https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/officeapps/2013/07/09/...
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ListViewWebPart could not be found

I'm trying to define the following variable in my C#, but am getting the missing using or assembly error. private ListViewWebPart lvwp; I'm including the below using statements. ListViewWebPart ...
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How to get SharePoint 2013 task (Who approved?)

I have created Visual Studio workflow in SharePoint 2013 on Workflow Manager 1.0. I have added composite task which is sending 3 people task parallel, completion criteria is "Wait for first response". ...
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Visual studio longer build time

I have created SharePoint hosted app project in Visual studio. I was working fine. At that time my app didn't have any workflow and build time and installation time was arount 2.5 min. But after ...
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Visual Studio authentication issue with SharePoint app

I am working on a SharePoint app in visual studio and am running into issues when attempting to debug. I press start and as expected the Connect to SharePoint window pops up asking me for my ...
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Cannot edit Javascript files stored in Office 365

I have a sharepoint online developer tenant. I created a document Library called Javascripts. I open the Library in explotrer view to edit the files. When I edit a file with Visual Studio 2015, I ...
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SharePoint Add-in project specify login details in csproj.user

Can we specify email and password info in csproj.user file? Something similar to how we set the deployment location <SharePointSiteUrl>http://servername/</SharePointSiteUrl> Visual ...
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Visual Studio Workflow Designer, How can I check if an id belongs to a group or user?

Been working with Visual Studio 2013 and I am trying to send an email to all the users and users within the groups entered into a UserMulti field (One which allows people and groups). I have gotten ...
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Gridview in a Webpart and its lifecycle

Please consider that i am new to developing with sharepoint and also that the code isnt mine. I only have to bugfix it. This being said now to my question. I have a problem with a custom Gridview ...
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Visual Studio vs SharePoint Designer for SharePoint 2013

Could anyone explain me the advantages of using Visual Studio for SharePoint customization than using SharePoint Designer? And also which version of Visual Studio supports both SharePoint 2013 ...
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how to refresh the page when i click the asp image button? [closed]

When i click the image button, page should refresh and show the data i tried in javascipt ,jquery but i am not getting please someone help for this.. Thanks in Advance. here is my code : roport....
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Error creating site from template with feature with module

I created with Visual Studio a module to uploade a file. And a feature associated. Currently the site has this feature desactivated. I create a site template based on this site. When I create a ...
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SharePoint provider-hosted app filter document library CSOM

I have the following code that gets files from a document library. Works great for getting all the files. Now, however, I want to filter the files using the "title" param before passing it back to my ...
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Application page as home page

I am developing a SharePoint 2010 Project totaly in Visual Studio and C#. I do not want to use SharePoint Designer and configuration via browser. I need to set a LAYOUT page (application page) as ...
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Can't update silverlight web part

After making changes to my custom Silverlight application, I can't get the Silverlight web part on my SharePoint site to reflect changes. I tried making a change and then opening the site in Firefox, ...
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Create Parallel Tasks in WorkFlow

scenario is if user raises request approval tasks should create for Group 1 and Group 2 people. if any one approves another approval task should create for Group 3. post approval of Group 3 workflow ...
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Sharepoint designer 2013 WFC Not supporting .NET types

I'm trying to make CRUD operations with external content types with WFC Web services. In the Read item operation i'm returning all basic data from a class named "Curso" (Courses in English). That ...
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How to add script reference on master page?

I have applied master page using JavaScript in my SharePoint Hosted App. This script reference is added on default.aspx. Now I want to add script reference on master page which I have applied so that ...
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How to set ContentTypeID in CreateTaskWithContentType activity using VS 2013

When I create a task with activity "CreateTaskWithContentType", I can't bind a custom ContentType with the list "Tasks". I created a new content type and select the "Task" as parent, then added this ...
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SharePoint hosted app development, Less/Typescript and side-loading

I am doing some technology test for developing SharePoint hosted apps using Visual Studio 2013 in my SharePoint 2013 development environment. For that reason, I am trying to see how far I can push ...
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How to create variable in visual studio workflow

I am first time creating Workflow in visual studio for SharePoint 2010. Now i need to create variable (Workflow variable) in my workflow but i am not getting any reference or tutorials for create ...
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SharePoint online App development - preferred IDE

I'm currently using VSTO 2013 Ultimate as the main IDE, but I'm facing some limitations when coding purely html javascript Apps, no SP tags whatsoever. For the sake of organization, I have a ...
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Reconfigurable approval workflow development through Visual Studio 2012

I have around 20 companies with different approval workflows (various levels) for a list item in SharePoint 2013. I want to develop a workflow that checks a custom Xml file for the approval steps and ...
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“collection was modified enumeration operation may not execute”: error while deleting attachments from sharepoint list

I am trying to delete the attachments from my SharePoint 2013 list Programmatically : foreach (string attachment in listitem.attachments) { listitem.attachments.delete(attachment); listitem....
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Visual Studio not breaking on unhandled Exception

Usually when I debug a SharePoint Web Part, if I have an unhandled Exception the Debugger breaks at the line where the Exception occurred. However, I have a Web Part, that my predecessor made, that ...
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Difference between Workflow, Sequential Workflow and State Machine Workflow Templates in Visual Studio 2013 for SharePoint 2013 [duplicate]

What is the difference between Workflow, Sequential Workflow and State Machine Workflow Templates in Visual Studio 2013 for SharePoint 2013? This doesn't seem to be clearly documented. Which one ...