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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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SharePoint SpServices

I am working on Sharepoint 2013 Autocomplete functionality I created 2 lists 1) FruitsList --> List 1 | FruitName --> column 2) FruitFetching --> List 2 | Name of the fruit --> column I gave ...
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Removing name from Person/Group(Multiple value) with a designer workflow

I have a list where I store groups that are required to fill up a form, and every group has his user list stored in a Person/Group field with multiple values enabled. What I want to do is a workflow ...
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Create Display Template without a master page

I am trying to create a new site template without including master page. Is there any way to implement this.?
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SPD workflow activity Start Tasks Process turns workflow into 'Suspended' state

Has anyone noticed that "Start Task Process" activity in SharePoint designer does not work anymore, on newly created tenants (o365)? When I try to create a simple one step workflow which uses "Start ...
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SharePoint Designer 2013 workflow gets cancled with 401 error in top level site and works perfectly in subsite

I have created a workflow in SPD 2013 to send and meeting Invite Email to attendee in Calendar list. Workflow immediately gets canceled with 401 Error even if there is only single Log activity (I have ...
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SP Designer 2010 — Send Multi-Line Text Field on one line in email

UPDATE I have figured out a work around to this issue (see below). How the workaround functions. I made an new multi-line text field column... "Holder CR" When I edit the entry, I go to "Holder CR" ...
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SharePoint Dataform and List view web part disappears from Site Pages

I have Created Data Form web part in SharePoint Designer 2013 and it was working fine. But when i check out the page and check in again it disappears from the page. Same happens with the List View ...
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When I start the workflow, nothing happen in SharePoint 2013

When I start the workflow nothing happen not even state of workflow showing like Completed or canceled? What the issue ? It happen only for specific workflow, When i create new workflow for same list ...
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Require to create banner for my new SharePoint 2013 site

I am new to SharePoint.I need to create a banner for my site . Please find below the steps I followed. 1) Uploaded the reuse_banner.png file in document section (asset is the folder under document ...
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How to add custom property to web part with Content Query Main / Item style file / Exported Web Part SP2013

How do I add a custom property to a content query web part with Exported web part or with Content Query Main / Item Style SP2013?
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SharePoint Designer 2010 - Conditional Formatting on List

I have been asked to apply conditional formatting to a list in SharePoint 2010 to change the font colour if the difference is 7 or less when you minus the date in the Date Valid column from todays ...
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'Add a Page' Missing

In a Sharepoint site, the menu that drops down from the gear is supposed to have an option, "Add a Page". I don't have this button. When I go to the wiki page where there should be a button "+ Add a ...
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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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Sharepoint 2010 workflow connect to external web service

I am looking for simplest way to call an external web service from Sharepoint 2010 workflow. I am thinking about calling external web service (I need to pass a couple of files for processing once ...
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Why there is extra space at the bottom of the masterpage?

I have placed a button which Hides/Shows SharePoint ribbon onclick. So initially when the page is loaded the ribbon gets hidden. Due to which there is an extra white space below every page which uses ...
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how to start a sharepoint 2013 reusable workflow automatically on publish

I have created a reusable workflow using SharePoint 2013 workflow template in SharePoint designer 2013. When i published it and associated it with a library, the option " start a workflow on item ...
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Days of the week from Start Time

I'm creating a team calendar to send alerts a day before a set activity takes place. I have currently got it working for 1 day in advance with no issues (regardless of day) using the following flow: ...
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Multiple WebPart zones in Custom Layout Page

Below screenshot is my custom page layout which will be the landing page for the site. I have designed this page as publishing page, but I would like to add web part page functionality to this page in ...
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Can a SharePoint 2010 workflow be created with CSOM in SharePoint 2013?

I would like to be able to create definitions for SharePoint 2010 workflows using XAML from an existing workflow in SharePoint 2013 without deploying a solution. Sharepoint 2013 includes methods ...
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removing dictionary item in designer workflow

How do I remove items from a dictionary created from a REST call in a SP 2013 designer workflow? I have seen actions for building dictionary and retrieving items but none for removing.
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SharePoint Designer Workflow create new item with lookup to current item

I have two lists, "customers" and "expense Sheets". The list "expense sheets" has a lookup column "related customer" to the "title" field of the "customer" list. I am trying to create a workflow for ...
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Workflow doesn't start when Item is created

I have an initial workflow that is independent of this discussion where an item gets copied into list1. After this occurs, the workflow in question starts as expected since I have the workflow set to ...
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Can anyone explain how to apply custom master page for Access denied page? is it possible?

I created custom AccessDeniedNew.aspx within the layouts folder in 15 hive. I have applied this customized page in my web application using PowerShell cmdlet as shown below Set-SPCustomLayoutsPage -...
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Workflows and ISBLANK statement

I am fairly new to SP as well as workflows and was looking for some help. I have a list that contains a series of columns that we are using to track an employees hiring process. As part of this ...
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How to get a side column without creating a new web part page in Sharepoint 2010?

I have a list with the following columns already on it. {Date, Request, Requestor,...,...} etc and I'd like to create a left column that has certain links. As shown in the image, that column contains {...
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How customize document upload form for metadata along with document to upload in library?

My requirement is that- I have to upload document and some custom column(metadata properties) while uploading document in library. I have to customize document upload form so that can add document ...
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Add a quick Step for an item

In Sharepoint 2013, I have created a quick step for a list, and it shows up just fine, but what I really want is a quickstep when the user is editing one item. I have tried creating a "Custom Action" ...
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CSS not applying to a Web Part

I have several web parts on a page, 2 of them are CEWPs. 1 links to the CSS and 1 links to a text file. The CSS is applied to all other web parts on the page but it will not apply to the CEWP ...
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Could not save list changes to server (2013)

I use Sharepoint Designer 2013. Created a new sharepoint website in sharepoint online, created a custom list within and wanted to create a new form. But sharepoint simply does not save the change. ...
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SharePoint designer 2013 multiple line of text column

I have a requirement to disable uploading of file/picture/video into Multiple line of text(Enhanced Rich text) column. But when I convert this column to Rich text, the column values of the already ...
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Sharepoint 2013 setting time zone from UTC to Local Time in workflow email

I am very much a SharePoint "newbie"--the end user version, not the farm manager version. That means I need the simplest answer possible to my question, please! I am working on a time off (approval) ...
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Getting hyperlink URL and description in custom XSLT with Content Query Web part

I'm having trouble getting the URL and description to show as separate items in SharePoint 2013. I'm trying to display the description as the text of the Link and the URL as the HREF value in the a ...
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Workflow to Export All Tasks on Project Server

I want to write a workflow that will export a list of all the tasks for all projects on a project server instance to an excel file. Is this possible in SP2013 or is there a better way to handle this? ...
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rest ajax sharepoint designer

I am trying to apply and use JQuery news ticker from SharePoint list for which I need to use REST Ajax call, I have tried some codes from net but none of them works, so I am confused where to put the ...
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Losing All Permissions upon editing List Item

I have access to SPD, and have SO permissions in the site collection. (no access to central admin) In a sub-site I have a list that tracks new-hires. I have workflows that run in the background. One ...
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SharePoint Workflow Timer job issue

We have created on approval workflow (SharePoint 2010) using SharePoint designer in SharePoint 2013 standard edition environment. The workflow is customized as per below requirement. We have one ...
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How to modify the default list view?

I would like to know how to modify the standard SharePoint 2010 list view in order to increase columns width for instance. I already read the articles talking about using SharePoint Designer to ...
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Line chart with team sum up

I have a list with columns Teams, Manual Minutes & Auto Minutes I am trying to get a line chart with the sum of Manual Minutes in one series and a sum of Auto Minutes in another. Team name should ...
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Customize “Waiting for Approval” message text

In a content approval process, SharePoint puts a nice message in a yellow warning box to the user saying: "Waiting for Approval: Visitors can't see recent changes until they are approved. Approve it." ...
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Overriding CSS in AllItems.aspx

I want to add some CSS in my site. I read on others questions that it's better to override CSS. I'm OK with that (Tutorial here). But, I browsed every folder of my site in SharePoint Designer and I ...
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Applying Custom CSS

I have a CSS file in my site assetts. I am trying to attach the CSS to a custom Edit form on a document library using SharePoint Designer. When I highlight the text and then right click on the style ...
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Created Content types are not showing in List workflow

I created a content types. I included that content types in a specific document library. Now i need to generate a document in that doc library based on the choosen content type, through workflow. When ...
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How to retrieve previously entered information on a SharePoint list

Please assist me here. I have designed an infopath form and users will use the info path form to populate their timesheet information. I want to know how can i retrieve the previously entered ...
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Pulling out additional AD information in a SharePoint Designer workflow

In our organization we have an employee number and that number would be stored in a field in the Active Directory. I'd like to be able to have someone fill out a form, without having to do any data ...
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How to break pause condition and execute next condition in workflow

I have a workflow like Pause till date in which on pausing till the specified date if my previous conditions satisfies then pausing has to stop and should go further, in my case the workflow pauses ...
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Filters for visio diagram based on the user input

I have data in a SP external list, one of the fields holds a date. I would like to visually present this data using Visio Services. I have drawn the Visio diagram using visio 2013 and using visio ...
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Default.Master for CSS reference

I am trying to find the master page my non-publishing site uses. The Home.aspx page shows a reference to Default.Master however I dont have a Default.master. I do however have to master pages that ...
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Workflow Suspends after Task Complete

I'm tasking users with a workflow built using SPD2013. Using standard outcomes, Approved and Rejected, I control the flow of subsequent workflow actions. This has worked with relatively few hiccups ...
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User changeable subscriptions for news in different categories

We have a SharePoint site with lots of technical documentation. When new documentation is uploaded or current documentation is updated we create a new "News" object in a custom list. The news object ...