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Creating an Approval workflow based on the list values using visual studio 2010

I have a list with the company name, business process and workflow initiation. The Business Process could be Purchase Order/ Leave Request. Workflow Initiation is a radio button which could be ...
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How to create List Definition based on Wiki Page Library in Visual Studio 2010

While creating Wiki Page Library from the browser (Site Actions->More Options->Wiki Page Library) is easy, doing it form Visual Studio not so much. When I create new ListDefinition in Visual Studio ...
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Deployment from Visual Studio is stuck at “Installation is in progress”

When deploying a SharePoint App, the deployment is stuck. Visual Studio build output shows: Install app for SharePoint: Uploading the app for SharePoint... Installation is in progress (00:00:...
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Error when deploying SharePoint Add-In: cultural reference not admited

I'm creating a SharePoint-hosted Add-In using Visual Studio 2015 Update 3, for SharePoint Online. In the add-in, I added a List and the default.aspx page. Then I go to the manifest AppManifest.xml ...
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Sharepoint Online app and Workflow Code Activity

In Visual Studio I created SharePoint Add-In with a workflow: The solution builds and workflow is running correctly, does all the activities from the designer with expected results. I needed to ...
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“Cannot find this file” error when deploying from Visual Studio 2010

I'm getting an error in Visual Studio 2010 after pressing F5 to Debug: Error occurred in deployment step 'Add Solution': Error: Cannot find this file specified in the manifest file: ...
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SharePoint workflow canceled on start only when automatic

I'm having a strange issue with a Visual Studio Sequential workflow. We're uploading files to SharePoint Document Library via Client Object Model using File.SaveBinaryDirect. Error in log is as ...
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Sequential Workflow: The file has been modified by SHAREPOINT\system on

I have a squential workflow that takes Account IDs as plain text from a InfoPath input and converts them into a SPUser field. I can't get the the item to update bc an exception is throw on the Update ...
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View property “InplaceSearchEnabled” in onet.xml ignored

i couldn't get the InplaceSearch displayed on my webpart through onet.xml. in my onet.xml file: <View List="Lists/Aufgaben" BaseViewID="1" WebPartZoneID="TaskTab"> <![CDATA[ &...
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Do SP2013 Workflows Run as the Current User by Default?

I have a workflow (developed in Visual Studio) that is started on creation of an item in List A. Most users have permission to create items in this list. The workflow subsequently updates another ...
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SharePoint Visual Studio Sequencial Workflow

I want to create task dynamically on task change event of previous task in visual studio workflow. How can I do that?
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multiple sandboxed code execution worker process proxy

I am trying to add a workflow to SharePoint 2013 site through Visual Studio by importing existing solution package (Deploy as sandboxed solution). However, when I push 'deploy' button it starts to ...
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How to change feature id in an existing Visual Studio solution

I have created a Visual Studio solution containing all the required design elements (like master pages and user controls) that I would be re-using in all my new applications. I created a visual studio ...
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Infopath 2010 Add in development

I have a requirement to create a custom add in infopath form which will only be implemented in a single form library i.e. if users opens infopath forms in different form library then they will not be ...
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Create Document Library using REST API in C# on Client Machine [Not in SharePoint Server]

I am working on a requirement where I need to create Document Library using REST API using C# code using Visual Studio. The main problem is that I am not having SharePoint Server environment. I am ...
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SharePoint Visual Studio Workflow Programmatically

I have created sequential workflow. On workflow starts it creates tasks for multiple users. I want that if any one user complete the task than workflow should be completed automatically. I have ...
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unable to retract SharePoint solutions

I am having trouble retracting solutions in SharePoint 2007. I used both the retract solution button and the stsadm command in command line. The timer job was created in both instances, but it never ...
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bind listview column does not belong to table

I have created a list "DropDownLibrary" programmatically with some field like :(ReviewType"Text", countryCode"text",Created"Datetime",SubmittedDate"Datetime"...), I try to bind data to list view so in ...
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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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Unable to Edit Web Part Properties in Web Part Zone in 2013

I have a custom page layout that I have designed using Visual Studio. Within it I have several web part zones and I have a zone where I would like users to be able to edit the properties of the web ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Sharepoint 2013 flowchart workflow custom code

I'am SharePoint 2013 beginner and i have a project where i need to create a workflow (With Visual Studio), so i started my workflow as flowchart workflow then at some point i needed to write custom ...
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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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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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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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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 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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How to get count of list items in SharePoint 2010 if count is more than List View Threshold value?

I have more than 10000 items in my list. I have default List View Threshold value as 5000.I want to get the count of items programmatically. How can I get the count? I think here SPListItemCollection....
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Missing prerequisites in Visual Studio 2012 for Sharepoint 2013 app development

I posted something similar on stackoverflow yesterday, but didn’t notice there was a SharePoint site in stack exchange until today. So apologies if you have already read this. I am following the ...
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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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list template copy code-behind is not working

My goal here is to create a list template with code-behind on my server and copy it to a completely different Sharepoint server. The problem is that my server has Visual Studio 2010 while the other ...
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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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Unable to Delete Custom Master Page Programmatically During Feature Deactivation 2013

I currently have a custom master page that is being deployed at the Site scope. Once deployed and the feature is activated it makes the master page available for use. I am able to activate the ...
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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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Problem in Deploying a sharepoint-hosted application

I am using visual studio for creating my application, at first I had created 2 lists, the deployment is good and no issues but when I created more lists, I get this error during the deployment : @"...
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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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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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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 ...