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Validate custom form using sharepoint designer 2010

I'm creating a form using sharepoint designer 2010, by inserting New Items forms, and editing as necessary the design. Previously I was using asp:TextBox and validating through ...
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How to add “<br>” to newline characters on custom forms

A multiline text field on my OOTB display form in my SP 2013 list will appear as: #1 #2 #3 On a custom form (before I make any changes to it), it will appear as: #1 #2 #3 with the "\n" still ...
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ClientPeoplePicker problem on Chrome

I have a custom edit form as _layouts aspx page, on it I have ClientPeoplePicker control. I set control value in code behind using InitialUserAccounts property. The problem is that on Chrome control ...
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Custom Form per Content Type

There are couple of custom content types under a content type group. These content types are added to a SP Library. The ribbon in the library lets user select a content type in the library. The ...
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Submitting a document in a drop off library using a custom form

Here is an old post with the same issue. I am using a drop off library and it works great OOTB. However, I would like to use a custom edit form. I can create the form and use it no problem, but ...
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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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Sharepoint custom list: Hiding and showing column based on drop down dependancy

I'm trying to add javascript to the dispform.aspx page of my form to hide certain columns/fields based on a dropdown menu. When I add the code to the CEWP it simply adds text above the fields; the ...
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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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New custom Create form does not auto complete “Owner“ field

I have an Issue Tracking list , and I have created a custom Create form using SharePoint designer , as follow:- The problem I am facing is that the owner field will not autocomplete the people ...
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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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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: ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Custom Form for Document send to option

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 will access ...
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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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Workflow not starting on adding new item to list via a custom aspx page/form?

I am using FB Authentication and have a custom sign in page for Users(External) to request new accounts. On request, their details are added to a custom list. I have workflow on this custom list ...
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How to use non-browser forms created by Infopath Filler (published to a Sharepoint Form Library)?

I have requirements to create Infopath Filler 2010 forms. They are non-browser and are not served through Sharepoint Infopath Services (so require Infopath installed on all clients) but have ...
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Item Display Form showing View + Page tab in Ribbon while other pages have only View

I have a list with a display form for which I have specified a different rendering WebPart: DataFormWebPart as opposed to the default ListFormWebPart. This caused some issues with the Ribbon. I ...
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How to merge InfoPath forms? [closed]

I have a set of forms having some information in repeating table... I need to merge these forms and view it in a single page... Is it possible?
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My custom form isn't saving lookup fields

I have a list with two content types. I've created two custom forms for creating new items (because one field I don't want until the 'edit' form). One works great. The other one doesn't. What's ...
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Infopath 2010 “Get choices from fields in this form” combo box is read only. Why?

I created an Infopath custom form and I want to have a combo box that retrieves its data from other fields in the form (user fills a repeating group in View 1 and then in View 2 I want to display the ...
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How to manage hardcoded paths in custom InfoPath forms for different environments (dev, staging, release)?

When you create custom InfoPath forms for your SharePoint components (lists, workflow tasks or initialization form etc) all web references point to InfoPath Designer. Create one from a blank form and ...
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Infopath forms - Filter external datasource items by user profile

As a continuation of another question of mine, I'm implementing cascading drop-downs using InfoPath based on this article . The thing works nice but I'm wondering if there is a way to also filter the ...
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The attribute 'autoeventwireup' is not allowed in this page

I have created a custom list with a custom newform. Using all OOTB SharePoint masterpages it works great. I now roll it to our test farm and it errors with a custom masterpage. The error is The ...
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Overriding FormUrls and alternative form?

In a content type, I override the forms of the CT : <XmlDocuments> <XmlDocument NamespaceURI="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/v3/contenttype/forms/url"> <FormUrls ...
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infopath form submit error not getting logged

What is it that would cause no error message to be logged if the form fails to submit? I have a form that has custom submit code written and at times fails on submit. It gives a correlation id which ...
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Replacing the default listforms with custom.aspx pages SharePoint 2010

I have heard that we can replace the list forms (newform.aspx, dispform.aspx, editform.aspx) with custom.aspx pages SharePoint 2010 which have aspx controls instead of SharePoint form fields. Are ...
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Easiest way to design a wizard-style modal dialog?

I would like to learn about what options I have if I want to design a modal dialog with a wizard that can call custom back-end C# code (I've never done front-end SP development). There seem to be ...
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Is there a way to remove my custom info path form , and re-create my default Edit/Create view for my issue tracking App

I have edited the Create view for my issue tracking list using the IE info path custom form, the result was not what I am planning to have. And I need to retrieve or re-create the default Create view ...
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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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How do I update a lookup column from a dropdownlist?

I'm creating a custom web part in asp.net for SharePoint 2010 programmatically. When a user presses an Add button, the selected item from the dropdownlist is supposed to then be added to the Groups ...
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InputFormSection adding more space than it should

I'm using the InputFormSection control on a custom user control, sample below <table border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0" class="propertysheet" width="700px"> ...
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SharePoint 2010 ribbons disappears when customizing EditForm.aspx

When opening/editing a list item, the default ribbons (delete, version history, etc) appear at the top. However when I customize the EditForm.aspx and replace the default webpart with custom content, ...
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How to Implement Field Validation on Click of Submit button on Custom Form

I've created a custom form in SPD 2013. On my form, I've got a series of required fields. I coded the OnClick feature of the "Submit" button of my form so that when a user submits the form, a ...
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how can Sharepoint Person and Group field in custom new form display person name suggestions, after typing first few characters?

As with default new form of SharePoint, person and group field allows user to enter multiple names all at once . Also, my most important concern here is that while typing user name its relevant ...