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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 ...
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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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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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FormField value set with javascript, value lost on postback

I have a custom list of "requests" which need to accommodate a required time range for a single date (among other fields), so I added "start" and "end" columns of date and time type. I used designer ...
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What causes this error? - Server error: This schedule may only be modified using the SharePoint forms?

I have a list which has a bunch of aspx pages in the root of the list, along with the standard New, Edit, Display forms. I am not able to save any of these, I recieve the error noted in the Title. I ...
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Duplicate a list and associated custom workflows

I have a list with custom forms (created in Designer) and custom workflows (also created in Designer). It has been decided that that information entered into this list should be kept in two lists in ...
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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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How to display fields horizontally in a New or Edit form in a Sharepoint list

I'm build a sharepoint list and a form that will allow me to track projects and spend through the year. I would like to display the monthly spend input fields horizontally (across) rather than ...
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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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How to open application page on check in button click in document library

For a document library ,while checking in document, I need to open a customized check in form on click of check in button instead of opening inbuilt form. Does anybody know how to do this ? Thanks ...
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Ways of creating a Leave application form in Sharepoint?

I need to create a form as part of the workflow with details and validation by taking some data from leave database such as Leave available and work replacement with other details. So, i need to ...
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Upload a document in a specific folder

I would like to set a specific folder when I open the upload.aspx page to help. I tryed to look in the dll but the license of reflector is expired. UPDATED Maybe this post can help ...
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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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How do I populate a 'NewItem' form field automatically using a field from an item from another list

I have two lists 1) List for the characterisation of a Product 2) List for the production of a Product after characterisation For rudimentary access permissions reasons these need to be two ...
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Can't activate administrator approved form to a site collection. List Item Validation Error

When I try to activate any form to a specific site collection, I get List Item Validation Failed error. If I change the site collection to a different one it works. The error occurs even when I try to ...
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Get Checkbox status

I'm trying to prevent users from editing an item after i've set a "WIP cutoff". I have a checkbox to set this and I'm trying to get the status of that checkbox using a function that has been used ...
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Test Transform on Standard SP Form Field

I'm trying to do a textTransform on a standard Sharepoint text field. The problem is that all the examples I can find do it via a "onblur". When I add this I get an error on the page, my presumption ...
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SPD and form fields - can I refer to field IDs by their SPD variables, “ff6{$Pos}”?

I'm working on a NewForm.aspx in SPD. The form controls and labels have an ID such as "ff6{$Pos}", "ff4description{$Pos}" and so forth. As I mouse over those items, I see SPD calls it a "code ...
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Custom Form for Document send to option

Good Day! I have a project on Sharepoint 2010 which requires the following: 1) Under the document settings, there is a "send to" option, I need to be able to add a location to that "send to" which ...
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newform.aspx and People Picker field - set current user as default?

This is for SP2010. Got a list. One of the fields is a "Person or Group" type, with the results limited to members of an SP group. I've created a copy of NewForm.aspx in SharePoint Designer, and am ...
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Book/tutorial recommendations for very specific SharePoint 2010 requirements

Firstly, apologies for the nature of this question - I need to know this is at all possible BEFORE I begin to try to inderstand HOW! We are looking to expand our SP2010 installation from a basic ...
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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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DataformwebPart outside of List folder and ListItemID from another Query string parameter not working

I've tested this before, but I can't seem to get it to work again. I've got a Doc library with webpart pages. Create a new page and in SPD add a CustomListForm to a custom list in display mode. I ...
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Can you create a multiple select list without checkboxes in InfoPath 2010?

Is there a way to create the list box style control found at the top of the form on this page?: http://www.sjbhealth.org/body_south.cfm?id=1290 It seems like the multi-selection list box control ...
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Close window after save editform with Drop off library

I have a problem with closing my explorer window from the SharePoint 2010 listitem editform. I am opening a new explorer window from Outlook. In this window I open the editform from the ...
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getItemById javascript error

I'm creating a custom form and am trying to add a button to the form, and have functionality when its clicked. I don't really have much experience with javascript, so if there is a better approach to ...