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.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Cannot open site with sharepoint designer

Scenario: I am using SharePoint online where i have created multiple site collections and only one particular site collection is not being open using SharePoint designer while the rest can. I have ...
2
votes
2answers
3k views

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.
0
votes
1answer
4k views

Unexpected error on server associating the workflow

I cannot proceed with publishing the workflow whenever I add more steps. But if I create a new workflow and copy the steps there, it works. Does the 2010 workflow have limited number of If statements ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Setting up approval workflow in SharePoint Designer 2007

I am trying to setup Approval workflow in SharePoint Designer 2007: User creates a new list item Should trigger an email and assign the task to manager Manager reviews the item an clicks on approve/...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

My custom edit item button takes you to the edit form…but there is no values in the fields

I am created custom forms using sharepoint designer on sharepoint server 2010. One of the requirements is to minimize the use of the ribbon so I have it hidden via javascript and I have created a ...
0
votes
1answer
23 views

Unknown error has occurred. The form template has been published to the server but it can only be opened in InfoPath Filler

I have gotten this error before and to fix it, I created a new external list and new form. But when going back in and editing the new form, it doesn't even publish and keeps giving me this error. I ...
0
votes
1answer
14 views

Sharepoint 2013 calendar days in rows instead of columns

I am trying to align the days of a 2013 S/p calendar vertically instead of horizontally. If there isn't a way to do that, is it possible to view the calendar as a list where I could modify the list ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

use flipbook in sharepoint 2013

how can I make a flip book in sharepoint 2013 is there any solution to upload in sharepoint or is there any jquery to use in page?
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Adding a many to many relationship, and having a form input data into two lists

I'm building a form for a Marketing Event list. The list would track name/type/location/date etc of the event and also those people associated with it (for example recipients or attendees) These ...
1
vote
2answers
21 views

Sharepoint & sharepoint designer 2010

I am currently using SharePoint 2010 and designer 2010 (not by choice:)) I am trying to do the following: I have a list where people have to create new item and then complete the information fields ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Can a workflow move documents into a document set in Sharepoint 2013?

Can a workflow move documents into a document set (within the same library) in SharePoint 2013?
5
votes
1answer
1k views

Workflow Get value from web service response

I have called a web service in SP designer and the response is something like {"odata.metadata":"https://cloud.sharepoint.com/sites//_api/$metadata#SP.ListData.ParametersList","value":[{"odata.type"...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

How to create a “Check if” function on SharePoint Designer?

I am working on a delegation workflow for approvals. Is there a 'check if' function on SharePoint for separate lists? For Example: Check if [ListA_Manager] matches/equal [ListB_Absent Staff] I ...
2
votes
3answers
4k views

SharePoint Business Connectivity Services (BCS) Login failed for user 'NT AUTHORITY\ANONYMOUS LOGON'

I am running SharePoint 2010 with SQL 2012, I am trying to get Business Connectivity Services (BCS) running but I am facing a double-hope authentication issue. Every time I try to connect to the ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

How to pass a default value to a Workflow Collect task?

Details: SharePoint 2010 Enterprise SharePoint Designer Building workflows in SP Designer My problem: I have a workflow which needs to collect some data from a user - lets say "Account Number" - as ...
1
vote
1answer
656 views

SharePoint Online Change “New Item” title on NewForm.ASPX

I have been really trying to figure this issue out and can not seem to find the right answer. I have a SharePoint form that is customized with Microsoft PowerApps, and when you navigate to the form ...
3
votes
3answers
39k views

Set the due date on a task at time of creation using SharePoint Designer?

We are creating tasks in a workflow but we cannot find a way of setting the due date in the same workflow. We resorted to adding a workflow to the task list that adds the due date on item creation. ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

Conditional Columns in SharePoint List

Is there a way to have a Conditional Column with Multi-Line Text that will only show up in the list if a certain status is selected?
1
vote
1answer
626 views

SharePoint 2013 Reusable workflow doesn't pick up fields in a different site collection

I've created a SharePoint 2013 Reusable Workflow using SharePoint Designer. It is based on a content type called Functional Design: If I publish that workflow to the site collection where it was ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Certain column in “current item” in workflow

I'm creating a list which will later act as a template. For this list, there will be a reusable workflow that will send me a mail of a certain column is edited. So the workflow would be something ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

Workflow SharePoint Designer called the service twice

I am using SharePoint workflow from SharePoint designer and I am calling my custom web api, I noticed that the workflow call each api twice. I am using SharePoint 2019 on premises not 365. And the ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

SharePoint 2013 “The URL Format is Invalid”

I have been chasing up an error and am struggling to resolve. I can browse my SharePoint site fine the only issue is Excel web app features do no display correct that's apparent to users However in ...
0
votes
2answers
62 views

Unable to hide sideNavBox

I have a requirement where the complete side navigation should be hidden for normal users. I have the below in my masterpage <SharePoint:SPSecurityTrimmedControl runat="server" Permissions="...
0
votes
1answer
31 views

Sharepoint look up - big number of lookups, so I want to write them down instead of having cascade down option

I am creating a SharePoint lookup function for all the products of my company (there are a lot). I want to, as soon as I put the code of the product, have a lot of parameters appearing. Currently, ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

SharePoint 2013 document set multilevel approval workflow

How to create a multilevel approval workflow for document set in designer? . While uploading the documents user will select "Do you want to start the workflow ?" If it's Yes the document set approval ...
0
votes
3answers
40 views

SharePoint Custom List with Multiple choices columns export to Excel

Is it possible to export multiple choices columns in a SharePoint custom list to an excel spreadsheet and that the list keeps its values in a multiple choice format?
2
votes
1answer
2k views

Approval/Feedback workflow: how to change the task status with a custom button on InfoPath Form?

I created two workflows, one based on the approval workflow and another based on the feedback workflow via SharePoint Designer 2010. For both workflows I'm trying to find a solution to add a custom ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

Sharepoint 2016 Workflow - problems when sending email to multiple users

I have a flow that send e-mail to multiple users at once. No problem there... but suddenly, I had a problem with one email. That e-mail was invalid /incorrect, and sharepoint kept trying to send it ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Unable to load workflow actions from the server. Please contact your server administrator: Sharepoint 2013

When I try to open a workflow using Designer 2013. I get the error "Unable to load workflow actions from the server. Please contact your server administrator". I did a lots of digging and not able to ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

SharePoint menus drag and drop is not working

I am using SharePoint 2013. I have designed the menus upto 4 level in SharePoint. I were able to add the menus. But somehow it get stopped. I am able to create the menu and able to drag upto first ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Call HTTP Web Service returns ResponseCode Unauthorized for SharePoint Online Workflow

I am trying to get user manager using REST call via HTTP Web Service in SharePoint designer. the Response Code returns unauthorised. I copied the HTTPs request into browser and checked, it is working ...
0
votes
1answer
39 views

Importing JavaScript and XML to SharePoint

I am trying to add custom Ribbon Button to my page i found many tutorials that include XML and JS. So suppose this is the xml: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements xmlns="http://...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

How can you do task auto approval in SharePoint Designer workflow after their respective due date

I see a thread related here: Sharepoint Workflow - Conditional auto approval One challenge I have that's different is that we are dealing with date context specific scenario. Here's what we want to ...
1
vote
1answer
39 views

Permission - SharePoint

How can I manage the permission for a resolver group per country? I created a query management tool using a SharePoint list. So users can input all issues in this tool. Let's say, I am a member of ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

Update list item from tasks in parallel block

In SP Designer 2013, my workflow has a parallel block with two assign a tasks actions in it. The block doesn't complete until both tasks have completed so how can I update my list to show if one of ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

Client Side Rendering

I have followed the guide (https://www.c5insight.com/Resources/Blog/tabid/148/entryid/653/how-you-make-sharepoint-announcements-grab-attention-easily-using-csr.aspx) to implement some client side ...
2
votes
1answer
5k views

SharePoint 2013 - How to add basic header to a Oslo masterpage?

I'd like to add a header to the Oslo masterpage, but I can't figure out how. Does anyone know? Thank you very much. This is what I use for the footer of the page. Update: <SharePoint:AjaxDelta ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

SharePoint Designer Print Button Multiple Selection

I am using SharePoint Designer 2013 connected to my Communication Site, i have tried to add a print button to the command bar but i got 2 problems: *The first problem is when i add an image to the ...
1
vote
1answer
7k views

How can I Send Attachment from SharePoint Designer 2013 workflow along with Email

How can I Send Attachment from SharePoint Designer 2013 workflow along with Email ? Here I want to send Document it may be one or more from workflow ,Let me know way to do it.
2
votes
1answer
3k views

How to autostart a workflow before publish of major version (Sharepoint Designer)

I have a problem with a workflow automatic initialization (and I have banged my head against the wall for last 8hours with this and came up with no solution). What I want to achieve is a SPD ...
1
vote
2answers
1k views

Deleting Orphaned Workflow

In SharePoint Designer, I see that there is a workflow I'd like to delete. When I select it and click Delete, I can tell it does something but the workflow never disappears. If I log into the ...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

site wont open in SharePoint Designer 2013 with ssl/https

Any ideas why I cant get to open a sharepoint site using SharePoint Designer 2013 when using ssl/https. The site is using TMG. Any ideas what to check and what to do. I have added the site to ...
2
votes
2answers
3k views

SharePoint Designer encountered an error during setup

I'm trying to install SharePoint Designer 2010, 32bit. The installation gets all the way to the end and then says "Microsoft SharePointDesigner encountered an error during setup. The file {901.......
1
vote
1answer
1k views

how to associate Site Content type with Reusable workflow

I have created Reusable Workflow through Sharepoint designer (Sharepoint foundation 2013) and associated with site content type. Now, I have saved this as a template(eg: TestWf.wsp). I have to ...
0
votes
2answers
45 views

is there any way to open a communication sharepoint site in the sharepoint designer?

I tried to open a communication site in the SharePoint Designer but it shows me the following messages. I have no problem with teams site. So, is there anything that I have to do to be able to open a ...
0
votes
3answers
3k views
1
vote
1answer
12 views

Sharepoint 2013 List Workflow not associating with List

I am about ready to set fire to our Sharepoint 2016 server. Seriously. So we've made the upgrade to Sharepoint 2016 and are in the process of creating some workflows to allow some of our lists to ...
2
votes
3answers
1k views

Approve workflow tasks for multiple items from a view of approved items list

I have a workflow on a list that starts a task process that requires users to Approve/Reject the item. Some of the users do a lot of these approvals each day, and would like a way to mass approve/...
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Connecting to site using SharePoint Designer gives - 'There is no web named' error

When I try connecting to a SharePoint site from the SharePoint Designer come across the error - There is no web named. as shown below. If I try connecting to another site it works fine.
1
vote
1answer
1k views

Update list item in root site from subsite in SPD 2013

I have a site collection at https://extranet/sites/mysite, represented as URL below, that contains a list (A). I then have a subsite with a list (B) at URL/subsite. When an item is added to B a ...