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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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Data View Web Part Calculated Column Total (Sum)

I have created a data view web part (grouped based on different criteria). I added a footer and I would like to generate a total for all the columns. I was able to calculate a total for basic columns ...
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Starting SharePoint Approval Workflow With Data in SQL

I am working on automating a license process fro my organization. With asp.net I am able to create a WebPart that submits data to a database in SQL. Now what I want to do is to initiate the approval ...
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set field to current item

I have a custom library with documents and workflow for approval process. The problem is I cannot extract assigned to field from task list to library's column. I'm trying to set field to current item ...
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SharePoint List lookup from Excel file

I would like to know, whether we can look up for a value in an excel file within a SharePoint list. I know that we can setup look up within different lists within a site. But i would like to know, ...
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Document Approval Workflow - SharePoint Designer 2013

I've spent many days scouring the internet for something that will help me, but I'm not finding what I'm looking for. I need a document approval workflow for SharePoint 2013, with what would be ...
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how to by pass multiple claim authentication login page in sharepoint 2013?

My Requirement is I have SharePoint Server 2013.Now I just added two AD FS Server 3.0 and configured to SharePoint site http://spsxyz with Claim based authentication. An example of My Server Setup: ...
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What permissions do I need to open site & workflows in SharePoint Designer 2007

I'm trying to view/edit a workflow in SharePoint 2007, but keep getting denied access. In SharePoint Designer, I click open site, then I put in the URL of the site. Only a portion of the site ...
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Is it safe to deactivate Workflow feature

I am unable to publish a SharePoint 2010 workflow due to the following error: “Could not publish the workflow because the workflow configuration file contains errors.” Several posts suggest ...
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SharePoint online - login issue with designer

I am trying to open SharePoint Online site with my designer but I am getting below error: There is a problem with your account please try again later Can anyone please let me know the possible ...
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SharePoint 2007 Designer conditionally require a field

I'm trying to create custom form for a SharePoint 2007 document library using SharePoint Designer 2007. Is it possible to make a form field conditionally required based on the selected item from a ...
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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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Show all tasks of all subsites in my home page under one “All Tasks list” in sharepoint 2010?

How to show all tasks of all subsites in my home page under one "All Tasks list" in sharepoint 2010 ? The admin at home page wants to see all tasks in all subsites under one list created at home page ...
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Form_URN and Current Item URL - both do not work when used in a Task email notification to provide a clickable link

I found in a few threads that I could use Form_URN in my email notifications that a task was over due, but this does not work for me. I have tried in several different workflows, so I know it isn't ...
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SharePoint Designer Workflow actions - how to get substring from start of variable until character “|”

Any way to get the susbstring from the start of the string until a specific character in a SharePoint designer workflow action? I cannot use "Extract Substring from Start of String" because there isn'...
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Unable to view some files in SharePoint designer 2013

I'm using SharePoint 2013. I have some files stored inside a folder in document library. I could see them when I use SharePoint website, however I could not view them when I go to the same folder via ...
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Display a list/library from one site to another site with SharePoint online (o365)

I am looking to display a list and libraries that are on a site from within the same site collection. In SharePoint On-Prem i could use something like Sharing Lists and Libraries across SharePoint ...
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SharePoint designer REST call to populate lookup field in SharePoint 2013 list

I'm trying to update a multi-value lookup field in a SharePoint 2013 list from a SharePoint designer workflow using the 'Call HTTP Web Service' action. Here's how the field looks when querying a list ...
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Upload file to SharePoint Online

Error message: The remote server returned an error: (401) Unauthorized.' Code: namespace SharepointUpload { public partial class SharepointUpload : System.Windows.Forms.Form { ...
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Visual Index for wiki page in sharepoint

I'm creating share point instruction site and want to create index page but want to have something visual which is easily accessible by the user and it doesn't involve a lot many clicks to get what ...
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Sharepoint email format from workflow

Sometimes email link is not correctly formatted when sending email from SharePoint designer workflow. Example: URL: http://shrepoint/SitePages/Information.aspx?ItemId=108&e=1 < http://...
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Error when trying to view Previous Version of a File in SharePoint

Whenever I try and access a file's version history in SharePoint Designer (2013 in this case), I get the following error: Versions cannot be accessed at this time server is busy This is a relatively ...
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Editing Appearance of Lookup Field in SP Workflow Email

I have a workflow that sends an email when a new item is added to a list. The email includes the creator of the new item, which uses a lookup value. CurrentItem-CreatedBy-String = [%Current Item:...
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Set value in a column on click of a button in SharePoint

I have a customized form in SharePoint 2013. I want that on click of the submit button on the list, a value will also update. Currently on click of the submit button, it is saving the values and ...
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SPD Workflow Approval Task- Unexpected Error When Viewing Task

I have a SPD 2010 workflow that is starting an approval process and assigning a task to a user. I'm running into an odd issue. When a user with contribute permissions on the Task list tries to view ...
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How to get summary report in sharepoint custom list form

IS there any way to get summary of all responses from Custom list form. I have created the custom list form and received all the responses from people. Now I want to get the summary (like Graphical ...
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Standard text in the body of your posts

Is there a way of when creating a 'Post' when you click on 'create' there is a standard format already in the body of your post? I have to keep copying and pasting into the body and wonder if there ...
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InfoPath “Sending Data to the Server” issue

I use SharePoint 2013. I built a custom InfoPath form with Workflow. It worked perfect until a few days ago when a problem emerged. Every time I try to submit the form I get "Sending Data to the ...
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Count number of users in people picker using Javascript

Here is the scenario, I'm adding two user entries to people picker(multiple selection is permitted) field and I need to count these entries using Javascript/Jquery(Expected Output - 2). how to achieve ...
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Cannot see reusable workflow after activate the feature

I am using SP2013 standard and Sharepoint designer 2013 I created a reusable workflow in a site collection. It only contains one step which is send an email to "this item" creator. Using SPD I saved ...
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How to create list item in an external list using SharePoint workflow?

Environment: SharePoint 2013 SP1 I have an External List displaying data exposed through a WCF service. Creating, Reading, Updating and Deleting (CRUD) items in the external list works fine in the ...
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How to show multiple libraries uploaded document in a single library in SharePoint?

I have more then 50 libraries in site content but I want to show only the 16 libraries document uploaded into a single library. The document should be visible for 30 days only in this library. Can you ...
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Button that changes yes/no field to trigger list workflow

I have a task list that I have created a customised 'newform' for. I am hoping to add a button to this form which when clicked will change a field from no to yes (for the current item). This change in ...
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Calendar type - Sharepoint Designer - Design view

Hi! I am trying a add a header on a date on calendar so instead of just the date number it would have a text after. eg "15 - Meeting day" instead oj just "15" I am able to edit this part from the ...
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SharePoint 2013 Custom page layout template

Currently i have a SharePoint site on its home page i have few web parts which i developed using Client object model(Java Script) i want the home page to be implemented as custom page layout. So when ...
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Update item for Number field is not working

I am trying updating the current list column (Item Quantity field). I am using update list item. If the both IDs match, return quantity. However, getting this error: Coercion Failed: Unable to ...
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“There is no server on port 443” Error

I used to access sharepoint site using sharepoint designer till yesterday. Yesterday all of a sudden I am not able to access it using sharepoint designer. I can access it in browser. When try to open ...
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Date Column showing “1/1/1900 5:30 AM”

Have created a custom list with below column 1.Title 2.Status (Drop-down column with "In progress" & "Completed") 3.In Progress Time (Date & Time Column) 4.Completed Time (Date & ...
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I have an old webpart in XML and using SP services. I need to convert using Ajax

I was given an old webpart using SP services and XML. I was requested to use Ajax. This is the first time I do this kind of conversion and I am not sure if I am doing it correctly. This is the old ...
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How can I implement the html code to upload a picture under the page title in sharepoint?

I'm trying to put a picture that I uploaded in my Site Assets under the page title on SharePoint 2013. This is what I tried so far: .ms-background-image{ background-image:url(https://collaboration-...
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SharePoint 2010 Workflow Platform for SharePoint 2013

I want to create workflow in SharePoint 2013 using SPD2013. When i try to create wrokflow for selected List i see dropdown to select Platform Type: SharePoint 2010 Workflow only. (I understand that ...
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Site Workflow add item in list automatically after 1 hour pause

Workflow should use only one column “Title” from the list. Workflow should run in such a way that it should create an item every hour . Steps should be first create item then pause for 1 hour then a ...
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Add attachment button to a custom new form SharePoint 2013

I'm creating a new custom form using SharePoint Designer 2013. I would like to add a attachment button to be able to upload files and images. How can this be done? This is what im adding to my new ...
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How to add Attach File button in SharePoint List NewForm.aspx?

Question Sign in to vote 0 Sign in to vote Hi, Actually my requirement is, I want to remove the ribbon control entirely. While i click the SharePoint List "Add new item" link the Newform.aspx page ...
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Error while publishing the workflow in sharepoint designer 2013

Currently, I've configured workflow manager in sharepoint server 2013 for using shareoint 2013 workflow in designer. But, while publishing the workflow, it shows following error: System....
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The workflow could not create the list item. Make sure the list exists and the user has permissions to add items to the list

I am working on a Sharepoint Online environment. I have a 2013 Main Workflow running sub 2010 workflows. Let me set this straight: everything worked properly until today. I never saw this error before,...
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In Sharepoint Designer is there a condition to see if a approval workflow and a review workflow is approved or completed?

I would like to toggle a field when an approval workflow is approved and when a review workflow is approved. I don't see any conditions that call that in SharePoint Designer 2010. I have tried ...
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Can't align core page Title

On SharePoint 2013, I'm trying to center-align the page title with a Content Editor web part. Sadly it doesn't work. Here's my code: <style> .ms-core-pageTitle{ text-align: center; ...
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Create 2 week view SharePoint 2013 calendar

I need to create a custom view that shows 2 weeks. SharePoint provides a 1 week, monthly and daily view and I need to create a 2 week view. How can this be achieved? Is there a plugin that could ...
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Excel documents are opening in Read only mode and cannot be edited with office 365 pro plus and IE11

I am running Windows server 2012 with SharePoint 2010 and the users with running windows 10 and Office 2013, So recently i upgrade them all to office 365 Pro Plus Since then, i can not edit in Excel ...
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How to Enable Sharepoint Designer

How to enable Sharepoint designer. I am trying to Edit a list but the Edit list was disabled. Someone help me please.