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How do I customize a workflow task form?

I am trying to edit the form that appears when I edit one of my tasks in SharePoint 2010. I currently have a Workflow with an approval process. I believe I can get to the relevent form for my ...
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Data View Web Part and Custom List Form show Attachments

I have found a few ways to add attachments to a Data View Web Part, but I can only get this to work when the SharePoint:AttachmentsField is not being used anywhere else on the page. Currently my ...
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How to display lookup additional field in display form?

I have two lists: Projects and Tasks In the Tasks list, I have created a lookup field titled ProjectID which targets ID filed from the Projects list. Also, I have set for this field to display an ...
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How do I fetch the attachments from an AttachmentsField control?

In WSS 3.0, I've got an edit form which includes an AttachmentsField control. It corresponds to the list of existing attachments, with delete links. In a normal edit form, if you delete an attachment ...
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Why does the FileUpload control get bound to the current list item in a custom list EditForm?

I've written a custom edit form for a list which means I lose certain out of the box capabilities such as Attachments as it was part of the out of the box form. The way I have implemented the form is ...
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Content Type dropdown in a custom list edit form

I have two content types created A and B. I have a list definition where I placed those content types. Using SPD 2010, I created a custom list edit form and as you know, SPD 2010 will ask you to bind ...
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SharePoint Lists' EditForm & DispForm

I haven't been able to find any information regarding this, so I hope you guys can help me out on this. Since all lists in SharePoint all have an EditForm.aspx and a DispForm.aspx I am wondering if ...
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Custom form: Attachments are half-broken

I've created a custom edit form, and the attachments functionality is half-broken. When I click the attach button, it takes me to the attach form and I can browse, select a file, and hit OK. That ...
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How to alter SP2013 workflow task from an ASP task form?

I have created SPD workflow with a custom ASP form. My form opens when clicking on a task link and I can show information about the task. Now I want to alter the task after pressing a button, but ...
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Insert images from computer into Rich Text Box

I'm using SharePoint 2010. Out of the box forms allow me to imbed images that I can upload from my computer. If I edit the form using InfoPath (something I want to do) I lose this ability. Has ...
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Exception from HRESULT: 0x80131904 - when using Custom List Forms

Can anyone help ? I run into a strange problem. I have a custom List designed in Visual Studio 2010 with Custom Content Type.When I add Item to the list using default forms everything works ok. ...
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Custom Form Does Not Display “Created By” value

I'm creating a custom form in SharePoint designer and I'd like to display the value of the "Created By" field in a section of the form. I've done this successfully with other columns in the form. For ...
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What is the difference between PreSaveAction() and PreSaveItem() on SharePoint list forms?

I am performing some custom validation on a custom list form using javascript. I had my code in "PreSaveAction()" and it was working. At some point it stopped working and I determined that the code ...
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How to properly add a code-behind custom form template

I am creating a custom form template for a list and this form template uses a lot of controls such as panels and dropdowns. I am using a rendering template in the controltemplates folder and have this ...
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How to use Application Pages for a content type's form

I want to use a custom application page for my workflow task view/edit form, I searched the internet and find it is possible to set url for content type's edit/view form, my code to update task's form ...
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How to default a Person FormField in New Form Template?

Without using any addons, has anyone discovered a way to set a default value for a <SharePoint:FormField> where the field is a Person/Group? We'd like to default a field on our newform to the ...
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How do I deploy custom list edit forms in the sandbox?

I'm creating a List Definition for use on 2007, 2010 (Sandboxed), and 2010 (unrestricted) that will need custom new and edit forms; unfortunately the Sandbox specifically excludes custom application ...
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Custom Forms without Info Path Forms Services

I have SharePoint Standard which does not come with InfoPath Forms Services. I want to be able to create a simple expenses workflow which gathers info using a form. I've heard though I have a ...
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Possible to have Infopath form deployed in a feature? SP2010/VS2010

I'm using new VS2010 Sharepoint Project. I can add a site column, content type, list definition without any problem. Is it possible to also have an InfoPath form included in a Feature? I want to be ...
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Getting started with Workflows in SharePoint 2010

I'm a starting sharepoint developer asked to implement the following scenario in sharepoint 2010. We're a bit lost on the best approach to get started.. I'm really struggling to find the best practise ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Custom save button - Handling click using Javascirpt

We have created a custom list with a cutom edit form using Visual Studio 2013. At the bottom of the page, we need to add a button which will perform custom tasks and submit the form for update. I'm ...
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List Item required field: Change of form element Title attribute?

In my SP Online (2013) site I have some heavily customised list input forms, the input fields of which I have been quite happily referencing using jQuery using the following syntax: ...
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SharePoint 2010: Set a fixed upload location

When using Announcements or Discussion forms it's possible to upload a document when entering data into the body field. (The editing tools are available and when clicking on the insert tab the Upload ...
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How can I get rid of the ListFormWebPart in a custom form?

I'm pretty new to SP, but I had to bite the bullet and create a custom new form for a custom list schema. I mirrored the field structure with textboxes and such, added some custom javascript, ...
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Single form for multiple lists

Is there any chance to do that? If so, what do you suggest me to do? I have two custom lists that are related to each other, while adding an item to main list, i have to add some parts of it into ...
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Get Current User's Department Name and Manager From Active Directory

How the "department name" and "manager" attribute value could be retrieved from active directory programmatically? For ex. i will have custom newform.aspx to create some new item, in the code-behind ...
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Hide/Show field on list form based on value from another field

I need to hide field 'B' when the value in field 'A' is NOT equal to 'Other'. This is a custom list form. Is jquery the way to go?
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Implement the existing RichText editor in jQuery form

I have been working hard to develop custom forms that are completely done in jQuery/javascript. I can create all of the fields I want except for the richtext editor fields. I know sharepoint uses some ...
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CSS not applying to table in custom SP2013 layouts page

I am creating a custom edit/display/new forms for custom lists, using custom controls. This is a VS farm solution, for an on-premises scenario. The layout is done in HTML tables, since they need to ...
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Infopath form error when using people picker

SP2013 Enterprise, InfoPath 2013 I've built a form using InfoPath 2013 for a SharePoint 2013 list that includes two people picker controls for entering domain users. The fields these controls are ...
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Save Item Success Message using JS

I would like a success message to show when updating (NOT CREATING) a list item in a custom sharepoint list. Is there a quick and dirty way of doing this using JS? I would like to avoid VS development ...
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Sharepoint Designer 2010 Make Copy of NewForm.aspx

How do you create a new copy of NewForm.aspx in Sharepoint Designer 2010. I would like to the customize the copy. I tried to copy the source code from the original to a new New Item Form, but that ...
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Custom forms for external lists guidance

I need guidance/suggestions developing an app which will be hosted in SharePoint using external content types. So far I have a BDC model which works fine for reading the data und displaying it in an ...
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How to determine item ContentType in FormControl (FieldIterator for instance)?

I've implemented my ListFieldIterator to change the way field controls rendered. I'd like to change the behaviour of form depending on the item content type, but any attempts to determine ...
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How to create event registration form that sends AUTOMATIC CONFIRMATION EMAIL using SharePoint 2010 anonymous custom list?

I'm trying to develop event registration form using anonymous SharePoint 2010 custom list. Now, I got all the features I want; form fields, submit button that leads to confirmation page, but I want ...
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Is it possible to have a lookup field with multiple source lists?

I have two lists: list A and list B. List A should have a new multiple choice lookup column that allows the user to choose items from both list A and list B. Is this even possible? I have a kind of ...
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how to get or set ItemPicker control value

I am building a custom form and I am using ItemPicker control to fetch data from an external entity . I am able to fetch the data using the ItemPicker but my next work is to fetch the value from this ...
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Cannot Create Custom InfoPath Form on my list

I am trying to add a custom InfoPath form on a list which uses one of my custom content types. However, attempting to do so throws this complaint: "Customizing the form for this content type is not ...
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Markup for Contact Notes field in custom list item display form?

I am creating a custom display form for a SharePoint 2007 Contacts list. Among the fields to be displayed is the OOB Contact Notes field from among the Core Contact fields. When using the default ...
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How to make SharePoint fields mandatory conditioned on other fields?

For example, in a workflow task, I might have a master field called "Approve" which, if set to "No", makes it unnecessary to complete the rest of the form (and thus makes them non-mandatory). Is there ...
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Add custom NewForm.aspx with code behind to existing list

I have an existing sharepoint list generated by the sharepoint UI. I want to add a custom NewForm to this list that uses its own code behind, because I need to do a lot of stuff in the logic. As far ...
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Replacing AllItems.aspx with a custom AllItems.aspx

I'm trying to customize the page that is used to show the content of folders in a certain (dynamically created) list. This page appeared to be AllItems.aspx. To customize the page I decided to replace ...
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Adding a field in a SP database, wtih ability to paste images from clipboard

We currently have a database where screenshots are sometimes required to go along with the data. Currently it's a long process, since we have to first save it in a file and then attach it to the ...
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publish infopath listform to sharepoint multiple site's list

I have one site collection that having two subwebs: i.e web1,web2 both webs having one Test custom list.i have open Test list and using Customize Form tab into list setting of Ribbon. than i publish ...
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What kind of page to use?

I'm building an interface that allows for users to customize the webpart zones on their page to a layout of their choosing. It seems the best way to do this is to have all possible layouts present on ...
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sharepoint field radio button onclick

We have a custom list with choice radio button field with values (Yes,No) and a Checkbox field. We want to hide the Checkbox when user click no, how we can achieve this in SPD? what is the best way ...
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Reload upon selecting Date

I was hoping someone could suggest what I can do in order to refresh the EditForm page after the user Selects a date..? Thanks in advance. Brandon
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How do I use the form save button with a custom web part?

In order to familiarize myself with SharePoint development, I have created a custom web part to replace the default New, Edit, and Display forms of a custom list. Is there a way to use the already ...
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how to build a custom picker control

I wanted to build a picker control that would work upon a ECT like the out of the box picker but at the same time would also be able to show the picker dialogue based on some filtering criteria ...
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how to move multiple items into a listbox in infopath 2010

I have an infopath form that has two list boxes. I'm wanting to be able to add multiple items from one listbox to another. similar to this : any help would be much appreciated!