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Set the JSLink property for all list forms in FeatureActivated

Is it possible to update the SPForm.JSLink property for the forms (Display, New, Edit) of an existing list in the when a feature is activated? I have tried the code below, but it seems that the ...
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How do you deploy an edit/add custom form to Sharepoint 2010 without modifying views or data on target server?

I have a custom content type and list on a SharePoint 2010 server. The edit/add forms are custom, built in SharePoint Designer. I want to modify the layout of the forms including a new field, but ...
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Edit List Forms in SharePoint Desinger to show attach file in list form

I'm trying to edit my new form and edit form in a customer sp list in SP Designer, so users can upload files directly while completing the form, rather than remembering to scroll up to the ribbon and ...
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different list forms for edit and new

I have a custom list that one part needs to be filled out on by one department and the other part from another. One requirement is the departments don't want to have to switch between content types to ...
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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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Subsites and infoPath forms

I'm new with Sharepoint. I created a form with InfoPath for the main site (Ex. http://mysharepointsite.com/) that works well and save this app as a template (Ex. Test InfoPath form) to be able to use ...
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2 Sharepoint 2010 lists. custom list(A) and a related task list(B). workflow runs on A. Can update status in list B specific item?

I have 2 Sharepoint 2010 lists. More specific a custom list(A) and a related task list(B). I have a workflow that runs on list A. Within this workflow I need to create tasks assigned to different ...
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RegularExpressionValidator is not allowed on this page or could not be found or it is not registered as safe

I ran into a really bizarre error today. We've created a custom page layout which sub classes PublishingLayoutPage to provide a custom contact us form with some basic validation controls. Everything ...
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Correct values for a Content Type's EditFormUrl property

I've developed a custom form to edit one of your Sharepoint Content Types, and am now ready to use it. I've gone through the circuitous route of trying to use the FormsUrl markup, and have decided ...
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Create a Form in Sharepoint Online

I want to make a form in Sharepoint Online without using Infopath. But I am having a hard time finding other option. There are things that I am considering; List - but list columns has no Rich Text ...
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Sharepoint List with Custom Form: setting the Content Type

I've been developing a list with custom forms using Sharepoint 2010 using this excellent article: ...
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Sharepoint List Question

I have many people filling out list items over a few days and saving as they go. Once they are finished there is a dropdown on the list that they set to "Complete" Can I easily see what columns are ...
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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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Access original edit form

I have a list with custom new and edit forms. Some fields are entered onto the New form but then cannot be edited using the Edit form. A user has made a mistake on the New form and needs this field ...
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Adding a custom delete button to a custom list form in SharePoint 2007

On a customized dispform.aspx page for document library, I'd like to add a delete button. I'm trying this code from SharePoint Designer, but getting error in sharePoint designer 2007 A string ...
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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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InfoPath form submit gets broken when converted to a UDCX file?

Here's the scenario: We have a SPD custom workflow that is using the "collect data from user" action. So we have a number of fields in a Task list that the user needs to input. We are customizing ...
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NullReferenceException: Task List, RelatedItems and New Item Forms

I started trying to make myself a custom New Item form for a OOTB task list in SharePoint Server 2013 with the latest CU's. I found that if my DataFormWebPart had the RelatedItems field present and ...
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Create a Travel Request form in SharePoint Foundation 2010

I want to develop a travel request form in which the user will provide all details and will submit request for traveling. On submission a workflow will be started and it needs to be approved from 5-6 ...
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Unable to update default list forms on a Sharepoint 2007 list

I have created some custom forms for a Sharepoint 2007 list using Sharepoint Designer 2007. When I attempt to "install" these by opening the list properties dialog box in SPD, it appears to accept ...
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Dynamically changed view of XsltListViewWebPart (in the custom form)

I have a form with custom XLV: <WebPartPages:XsltListViewWebPart ID="Xlv" runat="server" />, AFAIK, the view for this webpart is stored in the list as hidden. When user open form, the XLV query ...
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What would cause invisible People/Groups and Multiple Lines of Text fields?

Since upgrading to SharePoint 2010, I've seen several instances where certain fields in DVWPs do not appear. They seem to function just fine - but users think the field is actually missing from the ...
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InfoPath 2013 to replace formated SSRS reports of Single SharePoint List items?

New to Infopath. Can we natually and easily use Infopath 2013 to do the following with SharePoint: Format SharePoint List Data on a sharePoint WebPart web page for a single SP List item (determined ...
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How to hide “Save” button on the MS Dialogue (pop-up) Ribbon?

I want to hide the "Save" button in the pop-up window which appears when we add new item. I tried using javascript getElementById to hide in NewForm.aspx page but it didn't work. Update: I ...
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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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Quick way to change Custom New form web part into custom edit form

I just created a custom new form web part in C#. It works great and adds a new item to the list with the 'Save' button. Now, I am trying to reuse the same code to create the custom edit form. But I ...
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Building a Custom Edit Form on a Content Type

I've built a custom content type called "Document for Review" and added a few extra fields (as you'd guess it inherits from Document). However I'd only want some of those extra fields to show up when ...
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Call javascript from datalist

Hi I want to call javacript code that populates the parent window. In my aspx page I have an sqlDataSource followed by a DataList. <asp:DataList runat="server" id="DataList1" ...
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How to enable some choices in the document set form after it is approved

I have a document set and when a user wants to create a new one there is a choice column (radio buttons) in the new document set form. There are 5 choices (a, b, c, d, e) When the user creates the ...
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warning of duplicate item while uploading file in document library

I have a standard document library. I want to prompt the user if file name already exists in document library. I want this Friendly Error (with custom error text) on "Upload Document" form when when ...
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Custom form with link to document

I have a custom form. In it I need to add a link to a document library. I need that this links works in the same way as a link in a document library (i.e. - when you click on it you have the option to ...
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Making a Request form that pulls from Calculated Columns of other list

I'm new here (first post). I have already read the great articles on this page but never posted until now. I am looking for some guidance on this and hope you experts can help me. Overview: I want ...
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Custom List Display Form doesn't apply to all users

I created a custom Display Form but only system admin can see this change. I set the disp form as default disp form and checked in. What else should I do? Thank you.
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Opening newform/editform.aspx in SP Designer for further customization only shows default forms

On a document library I have a custom content type and I want to edit its forms in SP Designer. Going to the library in Designer and clicking on any of the forms in the Forms section shows a seemingly ...
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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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Creating a New Form for content types in SharePoint Designer

This question is specific for SharePoint 2010. I have one list with 2 site content types. In SharePoint Designer, I can create a New Form and specify a content type for that specific New Form. When ...
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Customizing external list form

I need to create external list and i need customize display and edit forms. I want add something like tabs, i.e. i want to input some fields in one tabs, and some in another. I must use ClientObject ...
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What is a good strategy for creating a calendar that requires supervisor approval to post an event?

I have been thrown into the Sharepoint deep end. My developer-side knowledge of the platform is limited, but I do have plenty of programming experience in general, so I'm confident that I can figure ...
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Straightforward Approach To Creating Form?

Standard "out of the box" SharePoint forms aren't very aesthetically pleasing and quite clunky in form. I know that SharePoint designer lets you create custom forms/pages using Asp/aspx. Is there a ...
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Custom form template with external list does not work

I have following .ascx file <%@ Assembly Name="Microsoft.Web.CommandUI, Version=14.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=71e9bce111e9429c" %> <%@ Register TagPrefix="SharePoint" ...
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Fully dynamic SharePoint 2010 Forms (newform.aspx,Edit.aspx etc.) generation

What we want : A Form that display normal document library fields and in between show some custom controls e.g. Listbox,dropdowns,buttons. How it works : Custom controls hold associated task item ...
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Reformatting the Choice Field to be more user friendly

This is an odd one, so I appreciate any help with this. We have a choice field, Work Status, on a list used for project tracking. Over the course of requirements creep (out of my control!), the ...
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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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Custom list forms not appearing

I have two lists, A and B. I created A and then used Designer to create a custom New and Edit forms and everything works fine. I recently created list B, created custom new and edit forms but they ...
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Change context using RenderContext for SharePoint control doesn't work after postback

I am trying to create an ASP workflow task form. It should contain two types of fields: fields from related item (on which WF was started); fields from task (such as Due Date). For that I try ...
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save and insert custom form as webpart

I have a list, lets call it Potatoes. This list normally offers me NewPotato.aspx, EditPotato.aspx and ViewPotato.aspx. I needed a custom edit form, so I made SubscribePotato.aspx. How can I save ...
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Can't start any 2013 workflow on Document Set item, when it is created using custom ASP item form

I have created very simple ASP New form which looks as follow: <asp:Content ID="Main" ContentPlaceHolderID="PlaceHolderMain" runat="server"> <SharePoint:FormField runat="server" ...
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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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Document Library Custom Form

I have a document library where i have added a custom edit form. I also have given a custom dropdownlist in that form for the user to select the Content Type and default sharepoint save/back buttons. ...
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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 ...