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signout.aspx doesn't seem to be used

I have a requirement to remove a non-SharePoint cookie (if it exists) when someone clicks the "Sign out" link in the users menu. The cookie comes from a 3rd party system that we can use for ...
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Validation on page load treats SharePoint field controls as empty

On a particular custom list item form I am making for my WSS 3.0 web app, I am required to validate the page when it is loaded up, so that any mistakes the user makes from a previous save are noted ...
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How to implement a hyperlink to display the logged in user?

I have a custom SharePoint list with about 20 fields. If possible, I wanted to include a hyperlink on the display, edit, new form so when the user clicks the hyperlink, their login name is displayed ...
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SP 2013 custom form for adding multiple new list items

I've been struggling with this requirement for some time now and I can't seem to find a solution to what I assumed would be a fairly simple task. What I'm trying to create is a form to submit data to ...
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What counts as a List Form field?

There's a limit (70) to the number of form fields you can have on a custom list form. Does anyone know what this count includes? I am wondering whether I can stay under the limit by replacing some ...
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Make a custom form for a list that my app creates

I'm writing a SharePoint app using the JavaScript Object Model. It uses some customized lists--an events list(calendar) and a contacts list with some customized fields that aren't in the default ...
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Change default form in SharePoint Designer

I have custom forms for my list. How to change default display/edit/new forms to those files with "-ifs.aspx" ? Even better, can I do this without using SharePoint Designer? Is it possible to set ...
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Custom form for Content Type is being ignored

There seems to be a bunch of ways to add custom forms to list and libraries but the easiest way seems to be to specify it in the Elements.xml file that defines a given ContentType. (If this ...
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How to link aspx form to content type's new item adding?

I have created one content type and list along with module (as aspx) page in visual studio , Now when I click on new item of list then i can open the newly created form but I want something like, when ...
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InfoPath form referencing fields from another list

Environment: SP2013 Enterprise, InfoPath 2013 I'm building a course registration system for a SP client but am having a little difficulty with lookup fields. Basically there are two lists, a course ...
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How can I edit the permissions of a custom form built with SharePoint Designer?

So, I created a custom new form for a List with SharePoint Designer 2010. But now other users can't view it. I can see it, but I don't even have permissions to change its permissions. How can I work ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Sharepoint 2010 custom calendar display form Date formatting not displaying on site

I have been tasked with setting up a calendar on SharePoint 2010 Foundation to record bookings. I would like to use a custom display form so I can remove and/or reorder the fields. I created a new ...
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ListFieldIterator postback issue

I have strange behavior of ListFieldIterator in SharePoint 2013. I create custom template for my list in CONTROLTEMPLATES folder, copy default template and add button that does post back (the event ...
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SharePoint 2010 error while loading form

After a recent master page update I am noticing that some pages which usually have embedded forms are now displaying the following super informative error: There has been an error while loading the ...
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Lists: Display custom form depending of field value

In My list I have field called STATUS which can take 4 different values (A,B,C,D), now when user press "Edit" I need to show different Form depending of STATUS (eg Form1 if 'A', Form2 if 'B') Can you ...
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I have list that I need 2 columns (Choice) to pull up different fields

I have a column named Origination and a column named Sub organization. When the user choose choice A in organization I need specific choices to pop up for Sub Organization. When the user chooses ...
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Method behind attachment, for custom pages

This may be a poorly formed question, but I'm fairly new to sharepoint. What I'm doing is creating a custom page (just basic HTML and JS), and using that page to call SPAPI and SPServices to input ...
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How to create custom login page for extended claims-Windows authentication based Internet sharepoint application?

1) I have a Claims Based Windows Authentication web application which is being used by my internal Active Directory users. (Intranet app) 2) Now I want to expose this to the Internet (by configuring ...
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Overriding Sharepoint SaveButton

Fairly new to sharepoint, and working on a project which involves making custom webparts to enable extra functionality in new/edit/display webparts. I have a working overridden SaveButton in the ...
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Sharepoint designer generated forms

I'm, quite unsuccessfully until now, trying to change sharepoint's default forms. Well I can create/change and set another form to be the default and that's where my success ends. When editing a site ...
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Customize list new/edit form page

Could someone outline the process of creating a page with a customized list form? I followed this guide to override the list form template, but this also customizes the built-in form pages/dialogs. I ...
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How can I display the contents of a custom list in a custom form?

I'm designing an application that'll be used to track customer follow-ups call and I've designed a custom list that contains all the relevant data. I want the display to mimic our current webform ...
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How to integrate custom .ASPX solution in SharePoint list EditForm

I have developed a custom SharePoint solution which is consisted of one ASPX application page. Now, I would like to integrate that functionality in list item edit form. I have decided to create a ...
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How to implement 'on document property update' logic?

I need a functionality in which something happens after the properties of a document in document library get updated. I need some kind of event to fire after the user clicks Save button in edit form. ...
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Designer - Form Error when Moving Drop Down

I've created a custom list which is working just fine. The next step I need to achieve is to create a custom form for users to enter in the items to this custom list. This all seemed simple enough, so ...
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Sharepoint Ribbon for view item form going full option

I have a view item form which contains a custom WebPart for displaying that item. I have no issue with that but the ribbon for the display form looks weird: It contains lots of options that don't ...
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Creating Custom List Forms for Creating, Editing, or Displaying a List Item

I'm following this article (as well as different MSDN pages) and trying to add some custom template forms to my content type. I think I'm doing all by the book, but for some reason wont deploy my ...
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SPD 2010: Can fields be hidden by Conditional Formatting on NewForm?

I use content types to dynamically change which fields (columns) are initially displayed on the newform page. I am trying to have the fields change as the user is filling out the form. I was trying to ...
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Confirmation box on cancel button and cross (rigth hand corner)

Whenever I leave a page as in exit the page like click the cross button or cancel button it should ask for confirmation -Do i want to navigate from the page(Yes/No) If No, it should remain on the same ...
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Best practise add new form pages to existing list

We have a blog site that has allready been deployed to production. Now we need to add a new custom display form to a few of the lists in the blog. For new blogs of this type, it is not a problem as ...
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Custom Edit Form for a Picture Library SharePoint 2007

I want to create a custom edit form for a picture library, and change the default edit form for all picture libraries to a custom edit form. My question: how to create such custom edit form for a ...
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Custom Form Update Best Practices

This is a general question on how deploying a custom Visual Studio form to a SharePoint list works. My understanding is that custom forms can be added to an existing list definition or to list ...
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Open form inside a form(Modal Popup?)

I have a custom form which has a gridview embedded in it and also a button that redirects to an other form. When the user fills the other form and saves it, it gets updated in the grid view in first ...
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Can the hover/active borders of form fields be customized and/or disabled?

I'm really not crazy about field borders in forms. In InfoPath, you can get rid of the borders, but then the row heights jump in the browser once the form is published to SharePoint. ...
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Adding a Custom Form to an Existing List Schema

Scenario A list is deployed using the OOB forms. Production data is added. We now need to add a custom form to the list. The forms are added using this approach: <Forms> <Form ...
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Starting custom workflow from custom form page

I have a library which has an InfoPath form as its content type with a custom workflow built into it (example of workflow in my other question ages ago: Are sharepoint workflows always sequential?) ...
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Import process running much slower when started inside timer job

We have implemented a CSV import fort some large CSV files. The process can be triggered by the user changing a drop down value of a file inside a sharepoint library to "pending". Our importer then ...
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Move Custom list form between environments(Dev, UAT, PROD)

Environment : SharePoint 2010 Enterprise I have created custom list forms(new, edit, disp) in my development environment. In the CustomEditForm I have inserted XSLTListView webpart(Child List) below ...
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Infopath created form not editable

I have created an InfoPath Edit form for a list in my SharePoint. And when published to SharePoint I am unable to edit the fields. All the fields look greyed out. Can any one please assist me to get ...
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How do I use infopath to host a form on a parent website and have the sharepoint list on the child site

I have a client with a parent website that is open to their IT department with a child website that's permissions are set to just their members of the team. A public parent site and a private child ...
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How can I create a custom task form in Sharepoint 2010?

Is there an easy way to create a custom task form with asp.net/Visual Studio for Sharepoint 2010? I worked with WSS3 before, where you can easily add the form URL to the workflow.xml file but in ...
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Form not start a workflow

I using SharePoint 2013. I have several forms of editing for the same item. I also have a workflow that starts when editing an item. I would like a form not initiate this workflow. is this possible?
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Visual Studio generates 64 errors per custom form for a list

While creating a List Custom Form for Shareppoint 2013, Visual Studio 2012 generates 64 errors, (as visualized below) for every custom form added to the solution. The deployment just works fine as ...
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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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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: ...