A form on a web page allows a user to enter data that is sent to a server for processing. Forms resemble paper or database forms because web users fill out the forms using checkboxes, radio buttons, or text fields.

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PreSaveAction: how to return true/false on asynchronous checks?

With the PreSaveAction function we can perform our custom validations on the client side before committing data to the SharePoint. In this function we must return either true or false according ...
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InfoPath Submitting a Form to a another site collection

I am currently using Sharepoint Public Facing website, I am attempting to submit an infopath form to another site collection (private), but I am faced with "cross domain errors" when trying to submit. ...
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Sharepoint Document Library Template

Is there any way to make a custom form template that allows a user to input information via text boxes and drop down lists using aspx. I have a form built, but I'm not sure how to put it on the ...
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How to fix errors in Sharepoint search (no refiners found)

SharePoint version: 2013 (not office 365 ) I have a SharePoint site that I built about a month ago. I am the administrator of the site. The sites function is to track changes to remote sites in our ...
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All internal field names in the farm incremented in SharePoint Online… why?

I've built a large number of forms in SharePoint Online that have jQuery functions built around those fields internal names. For some reason this morning the internal name of each and every field in ...
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Add Item Form Easy Tabs

I don't know where to begin. Problem. I have a form that has numerous fields. There are so many fields it's confusing. Objective: I was thinking I could added easy tabs on the form that could ...
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Why does my search result open up a different display form?

just got started in Sharepoint 2013. I have a webpart on my Home page that displays search results from a list after you search for something. I've designed a form in InfoPath so I can show all the ...
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infopath form based on data from other infopath forms

i have library with items (InfoPath form that needs to be filled out). each item / form has fields for buyers...ets. I want to have in each new open form available entries which were added in other ...
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Page with Javascript refreshing after script

I'm using Sharepoint Online through our company's Office 365 subscription. I wrote a page that generates a company standard email signature: <html> <head> <style type="text/css"> ...
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Change size of newform.aspx when clicking new item

I want to know if there's a way to change the size of newform.aspx, by default it looks narrow, but my design states that I need more space to display my form without having to scroll right or left, ...
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Generating pages from data submitted in a form

I have an HTML form already written that I can insert into a page in a SharePoint wiki (I don't like the opaque WYSIWYG format of the Web Part Web Form), and I want the data that is POSTed from it to ...
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Workflows: What's the best way to expire an item in a list?

I have a list where people enter in items they are trying to sell (classifieds) on a form. They are supposed to set an expiration date for their items for one month, however some do not. I want to ...
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custom content type column ordering is ignored on forms

This is for SharePoint 2010. I have two custom content types which I have added to a Calendar list. For each of the custom content types, I have adjusted the column ordering, as part of editing the ...
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SharePoint Database Hidden Form Tabs Displaying While Site Loads

I am trying to set up a user identified tab system in my SP forms. The problem is that when I set a user to not be shown a certain tab since they do not have permissions, it will display briefly while ...
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Tweaking out of the box SharePoint 2013 forms

I posted this question in the Stack Overflow site, without knowing I have this specific place for SharePoint. The link is: ...
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Add js check on edit form

I've to make come check on the newform and editform in custom list. I've to check if a field has a value if an other has. I've to check if a document depending on meta already exist in an other ...
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How does changing an InfoPath form's ID affect existing user forms?

If a user has an existing InfoPath form that was created with a template, and then this template's form ID changes (and that's all that changes), what happens to the user's form? Is it still ...
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“No Provider Schema” error when trying to filter one web part from another

Sharepoint 2013: I have a list of active clients for my company, and a separate task list for sales reps with things like appointments and phone calls. Sales reps make these tasks with a workflow from ...
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infopath form on page load go to first blank value

I have a infopath form and on form load i want the form to automatically go to where it needs to be filled in(the first blank value on the form). How can i do this. None of the actions seem like the ...
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Display label for OOTB FormField

<SharePoint:FormField id="ffFirstName" ControlMode="New" FieldName="Title" runat="server" /> This works fine but only displays the input field. Can I get it to display the form field label ...
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Special character in SP.UI.ModalDialog option “Title” ignored/not accepted

I have a question regarding my ModalDialog. There is an option called title: options.title = 'Benutzer wählen'; Now if I display the dialog: var dlg = SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog(options); ...
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form views only allow certain people to view them

I have 4 views, 2 for a manager user and 2 employee views. I am wanting it so when either of them open the form up, they can only see the views associated with them. How can I do this?
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SharePoint/InfoPath 2010 – Filtering InfoPath form to show current user only

First post on here from a relatively novice user of SharePoint 2010! I am currently implementing an annual leave recording system for staff. I’ve created two lists to hold the data – a list for the ...
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Add document preview to Document library form

I need to create form to enter metadata for newly uploaded document in document library in SharePoint Online. In that form user should be able to see preview of uploaded document. Actually, user ...
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How to reference and dynamically display documents based off of input on a form

I'm using Sharepoint 2013. I'd like users to be able to select a series of drop down boxes of categories and have a list of documents automatically filter based off those choices. I'd also like to ...
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Can I use Sharepoint to build an order form where users can order quantities of various items? Example inside

Sharepoint may not be the best choice for this job, but it's what I have to work with... SP Server 2013. I think it's enterprise, but may be standard, I'm not sure. End user site-owner level stuff, I ...
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More than one CT in a Library with Custom Forms

Let's say I have a Library A, and this library has B and C as content types. B and C have their own custom forms. So When a Library has more than one content type in the (default) form of the default ...
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Validation Error how to move screen to error message

Currently on my SP site when a user submits/edits a form and a column validation error occurs the screen refreshes but stays where it is (so if you have scrolled to the bottom it refreshes you at the ...
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Confirmation once a user has submitted a list form

We have quite a few lists on our sites where users fill out forms to add items to a list. One thing that has always bugged me (and my users) is once they fill out the form the dialog just goes away. ...
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Using JavaScript to create a custom form for a calendar list

I'm designing a device reservation tool on our laboratory's SharePoint site. I created a wiki-page showing all information of the respective device as well as a calendar for the device that shows ...
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Link to upload a new document

I have looked to try and link to the "Upload new Document" form for my Shared Documents from my home page but have had a lot of trouble. I am unsure of what other posts are saying when they mention ...
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How to create different forms for different views?

If I have one (1) list, is there a way to have two (2) New Forms, two (2) Edit Forms, and two (2) View Forms for two (2) different views?
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Increase width for form modal dialog

How do I increase width of forms modal dialog? API provides a way to specify ModalDialog options: SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog(options) Method, however how do I increase width in case when I use ...
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workflow form: get data from list

I have a workflow on the list RedList, started when an item in RedList is created. The first instruction of the workflow is: Collect New Information from BigUser (Output to Variable: tempVariable) ...
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Display attachment as image rather than link in custom list form

I am making a custom list form where the user will input texts and can upload images as attachments. This images will serve as an icon next to the inputted text in the allitems.aspx. How can I make ...
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Can I have a Form Library within a Document Library as a sub-folder?

I'm creating a team site and we need a Document Library titled "Safety", for safety documents. These include training PDFs and Excel Spreadsheets. However, we also have a form we fill out for incident ...
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Merging multiple form libraries into a single view

I currently have two separate form libraries: one old one, and one new one. All new forms go into the new one, but the old library still has active forms in it. We created a page with filtered views ...
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Hide button “Delete Item”

I have a problem, because I want to accomplish a task before you delete an item from my list. For this I created a button "Delete client" that runs a workflow or run a javascript. But we have failed ...
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Missing “+New Document” button in SharePoint form library when viewed on mobile devices (e.g. iPad)

I'm having a minor issue with SharePoint form library and wondering if any users have experienced similar issue such as this in the past can help me out. Brief background on the issue- I'm using ...
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Infopath Subform/Link to Another Form within a Form

I am trying replicate a database I have in Access with InfoPath and SharePoint lists. Currently I have two lists which are related to each other. List one is Suppliers (Parent) and list two is ...
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Custom validation in newform/editform using jquery

I have an "Issue list" and I am writing some jquery code to validate some fields based on the status of the issue. I am using PreSaveAction() function to make the validation, but I see that the fields ...
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Bulk data upload in SharePoint Form Library

I have a newly created Form management system(form Library) in SharePoint online. Prior to this the data was used to maintain in Excel sheets. We need to upload this old data into new Form library as ...
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How to simplify “insert picture” process for rich text form field?

I'm working on a dumbed-down, easy-as-possible-for-customers, form where customers enter in extended rich text into a "multiple lines of text" field in SharePoint 2010 list form. The field is set to ...
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Is it safe to delete the default forms that are generated with a list?

I have made a couple lists that I am customizing at a 'NewForm', 'DispForm' and 'EditForm' level. When I open up those default forms in Designer, the aspx does not show my fields. I noticed only when ...
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How do I sync my Organization's Global Address Book to an InfoPath Form?

I'm currently developing a Resource Request Form for a customer. I would like to sync our Global Address List to the "EmployeeName" field. I've tried using the Data Connection Creation Wizard, but it ...
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How do I link two fields in a form so that when one field is filled out, the other autopopulates based on another list?

I have a form that is looking up a list It is pulling in all of the degrees When I enter a field into the field box, say Fireman, it still pulls down ALL of the Degrees options. I want it to ...
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How do I change the way my form displays after it's been submitted?

I have a form that looks like this when the user fills it out: But after it's been filled out, it displays like this: How do I get the filled out form to match the empty form? I've tried making ...
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Add EditForm.aspx to web part page

I want to add EditForm.aspx form in a web part and use query string/URL parameter to populate the data. However, in the web part properties, it only allows numerical values. How do I configure it to ...
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Auto-generate forms based on list entries

I work for an MSP, where I am creating a process in SharePoint 2013 Enterprise to assist in "on-boarding" our customers. We have a SharePoint list populated with some best practices and things to look ...
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How to trigger some code when a user leaves a page?

I would like to monitor a form in SharePoint. For example when someone leaves the page. How can I do that? I do not want to trigger the code when someone refresh the page or a postback.