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Questions tagged [sharepoint-designer]

SharePoint Designer is a specialized HTML editor and web design freeware for creating or modifying Microsoft SharePoint sites and web pages.

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Redirect SharePoint sub-sites from Old to new URL

We are migrating from SP 2013 to SP 2016. There are multiple sub-sites under the main site and further sub-sites under those sub-sites. The users may have bookmarked specific libraries and lists from ...
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Possible to create project plan that task dates automatically calculate based on final delivery date? Similar to microsoft project

I have a project plan that exists in Microsoft Project and/or Excel. In both of those tools, I can put in our target "go live" date at the end of the project, and it then auto calculates all of the ...
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How can I change the tab stop order of the page? Sharepoint 2016 Designer 2013

Is there a way to change the tab order? Im not asking to change Column order. Im not asking about tabbed pages. Im asking " When you hit the tab key and the cursor jumps from field to field and ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': Failed to activate <myWSP> Farm feature

I'm having issues deploying a wsp component, from my solution in VS2015, to my Sharepoint 2016 site. I get the error in the title. However, when I look in Sharepoint 2016 Central Administration -> ...
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Can a drop down list open automatically upon entering the field?

I have a list in a datasheet view with a drop down on the 3rd field. When I navigate into the 3rd field I want the list to open. The reason for this is beacuse the user is entering data via a ...
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Sharepoint desiger

How to resolve the Server side activites have been updated.You need to restart sharepoint designer to use the updated version of activites. this error in the sharepoint designer.Please help me to sort ...
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Update SharePoint Online List Fields In Different Site Collections via Microsoft Flow

What I'm trying to achieve is when an item is created in a SharePoint Online list located in one site collection, to create that very same item in another SharePoint Online list located in another ...
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SP16 - How to add metatag in header of sharepoint list page(EditForm and NewForm) with SPD

I want to add following code in my page where is SPFx web part: <asp:Content runat="server" ContentPlaceHolderID="PlaceHolderAdditionalPageHead"> <meta http-equiv="X-UA-Compatible" content="...
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SP 2013 Migration to O365(sharepoint online)

Team, In SP 2013, We have application built with Infopath & SharePoint designer 2013 workflow.We have to migrate this to O365 using metalogix tool. Approach: I have suggested to go with like ...
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Missing Format Text when editing page

My Format text field/tab is missing when I want to edit my pages. I am using SP2013
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Build Json in SPD 2013 workflow

I am getting list items using Web Service action in SPD 2013 workflow. Then looping through these items I am setting workflow variables like Title, State. For example: value in Title variable are "...
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Sharepoint 2013 custom lists as inventory system

I have this custom list that acts as an inventory database(lookup column) I have this custom list to create requests of items from the image above The inventory database should automatically update ...
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SharePoint 2013 list does not export all data to Excel

hello guys I got SharePoint list with 13879 items and when I am trying to export data to Excel, it only exports part of this Data (352 items). also when I am scrolling List page to page it only shows ...
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Build caml query in javascript in sharepoint designer

<script type="text/javascript"> $(document).ready(function () { var listName = "Leave Request"; var context = new SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var list = context.get_web()....
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Export SharePoint 2013 list big data to Excel

I have a SharePoint list with 13879 items, so when I am trying to export the list to Excel, data doesn't export. It is blank sheet and looks like this. (where column1, column2... are SharePoint list ...
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Send email when date has arrived

Got a list where a user needs to fill out a date field and when that date arrives confirmation email will be sent. All good I could do if date = today and it will send the email. How I could do that ...
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Sharepoint's saved list template doesnt loads all item

I have SharePoint 2013 list with 13897 items in it, I saved it as a template with include contents. Now I am trying to create a new list but it doesn't load all items. and if I open this newly ...
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SharePoint list template doesn't appear in Add apps

I have a SharePoint list, I saved its template, downloaded it and renamed the .stp extension to .zip. After that, I extracted manifest.xml file, edited it and changed the list's GUID. After that, I ...
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How to get the current workflow status from within itself?

I have a workflow that start by setting the workflow status to, let's say, "Awaiting Manager Approval", after the manager has approved and the workflow status is changed to "Awaiting Director Approval"...
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How to update the background image SP 2010

how i can add an image or change the color for only one of my SP page? at the moment the background color is white. Regards
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How to Validate following using PreSave function in sharepoint?

How to make both of these fields require information before user submit the form. Often time user doesn't put their email and submit it or they don't put approve or reject.
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Is it possible to create a column with two types? [closed]

Is there any possibility in sharepoint to create single column which will have both single line of text and choice as column type? Please suggest if possible.
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how to change lookup reference between sharepoint lists?

I have simple Sharepoint list named Alist with lookup value column. the lookup value column returns fields from other list named Blist. accidentally I have deleted this Blist and in Alist all lookup ...
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Library edit form is empty

I'm trying to customize the edit form for a library (site pages library, to be specific) but the edit form is blank. Other libraries on the site (document library, custom lists, etc.) work fine but ...
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Decrease vertical space between fields | Custom Sharepoint Form

Good Morning; I am using Sharepoint 2013 OP with SPD 2013. How do you decrease the amount of vertical space between 2 fields on a Sharepoint Custom Form? I have created the form using SPD2013, ...
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Remove Lookup Columns ID's on list Excel Export

Has anyone come across this issue or dealt with ID numbers being exported from a lookup column? Is there a way that I can have the SharePoint list not export the numbers when I 'Excel export' the list?...
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restore sharepoint list lookup value

I have simple Sharepoint list named Alist with lookup value column. the lookup value column returns fields from other list named Blist. accidentally I have deleted this Blist and in Alist all lookup ...
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How can i customize look of Sharepoint LIST Modern View

I wanted to customize the modern look of a Sharepoint list view as one of my user is using the List for approval and it doesn't seem so user friendly as compared to web portals. For example, if i can ...
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Creating a view where only certain columns expand/collaps

Im busy with a SharePoint site where i need to display member of the team on a page, i want to be able to show all the team members(each of them have an entry in my team members list) but i want some ...
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Workflow was cancelled by System account and failed on Start

I have created a Workflow in SP Designer and attached to one list. It's getting the error "Workflow was cancelled by System account and failed on Start". It's happening for recently created workflows ...
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Deleting old workflows from SharePoint Designer

I do not have access to SharePoint Powershell, but am (poorly) trying to develop in SharePoint Designer 2013. As I try to build a workflow, I've noticed several artifacts being stored that I cannot ...
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Multiple list shown in one webpart

Trying to figure it out, how to create a web part with multiple lists? I got two lists for now. One is people on holidays other is people on business trip. I want to display those two lists in one web ...
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World Clock Location in Ribbon

Hello, So the above top left world clock is how I have everything set up in SD Designer. The color is fine, I need the clock to be moved all the way to the right and condensend to the one below. ...
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SPHierarchyDataSourceControl doesn't show all hierarchy when user has permission only to Document Library

I am working with SP2013 using SPHierarchyDataSourceControl to show the user a tree with all sites, document Libraries and folders in SiteCollection. I found a bug now: When User has permissions ...
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Paid time off leaves carried forward to next year

I am very new to sharepoint and I am designing a sharepoint based leave balance system for my company. If an employee has accumulating leaves till Dec 31st, it will be carried forward/accumulated to ...
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create site collection using sharepoint designer 2013

I have a list with fields Title Description Url site owner site member I want that when user add item to it, new site collection should get created under like www.sharepoint-domain.com/sites/... Can ...
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SharePoint Designer: An Error Occurred accessing your SharePoint Foundation Site

I'm having an issue, where SharePoint designer is not able to connect to my sharepoint site, I'm given the below message: I googled this issue and found topics highlighting the below points: New ...
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SP Online WCF External Content Types using SP Designer 2013

To create External Content Types in SharePoint Online, i have created a WCF service and hosted it in IIS and it is working fine as shown below. Now, I tried to create External Content types using ...
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How to make after row adding validation

First row is working fine but click on add row row is added cites is not cleared and based on state selection city is not bind in 2nd row. var categoryinfo= { "Andhra-Pradesh":{ "Vijayawada":[], "...
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Sharepoint Workflow doesn't display user profiles EmployeeID

I have sharepoint list and workflow on it, when list item is created workflow must assignee one of the list column 'PerNumber' to user property 'EmployeeID', the problem here is that when list item is ...
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How to make status change

I was attaching fronted view and SharePoint designer view in screen please refer image and help me how to implement the code
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sp2016 using impersonation step permissions settings on items with only creator set to see and modify items NOT WORKING

I have a list which is set so only the creator of the item can see and edit their own items (so that others cannot see personal information collected). I have created a SP2010 based workflow in SP ...
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How to Make Multiple Fields Required in Edit Form using PreSaveAction

How to make a field required on the edit form. I have this field called "Approver Email" and "approver name". It does not appear on the Default Form since I am using a templet to hide it. I can't set ...
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Change the default text when writting emails in SharePoint designer to Arial

The default text when writing emails in SharePoint designer is Segoe UI size 3. I'd like to change this so each time I or anyone else opens Designer it's Arial.
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Send Email After Three Files Uploaded

We're still stuck on SharePoint Server 2010; will hopefully migrate to 2016 in the near future. I could really use some help with this task because I feel like I've spent countless hours, and haven't ...
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How do i create “Link a Document” in document Library from SharePoint Designer workflow 2013?

I want to create document shortcut link from SharePoint Designer workflow 2013. but i am not able to find proper solution. I have tried using below action but it is creating document itself. not ...
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Can a workflow that's already in progress be stopped and restarted if item is edited again?

Let's say a list item is added and a workflow is triggered and goes into progress. While it's in progress the user edits the list item again. How do we stop the workflow that's already in progress and ...
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how to send emails to an administrator email when there is an access denied in SharePoint?

We have aprox 700+ site collections in our Production on-prem 2013 environment. Is there a way to send the administrator an email every time a user gets access denied page and writes why he/she needs ...
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UI not loading properly after adding SharePoint script files

I have added following script files for like functionality in SharePoint .aspx page in SPD. <SharePoint:ScriptLink Name="MicrosoftAjax.js" runat="server" Defer="False" Localizable="false"/> <...
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Document getting corrupted when created using custom template from Designer Workflow

I have a List on which a workflow is running. I have a document library with custom template applied to it. I am creating a document (with custom template) in the document library when an item is ...