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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“People or Group” field with both People picker & autocomplete capabilities inside the built-in forms

I know the following facts about "People or Group" column type:- Inside the built-in New & Edit forms they will be rendered as auto-complete fields. Inside custom forms they will be rendered as ...
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Any workaround to show the People Picker inside the built-in Edit & New forms

I am working on an Issue tracking list inside SP 2013, where I have associate the AssignTo field with a security group. but currently inside the built-in Edit & New forms I cannot select the ...
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Can field in form autopopulate based on other field's drop down selection? Both fields are from the same list

I have a form that's pulling in items from different columns of this list:![List][1] On the form, you have the option to select Job Title and, later on the form, Systems Access, ![Categories][2] Since ...
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What is the formal way to hide fields from the buit-in New and edit forms using jquery

I am facing some problems in hiding fields from the New and edit forms, if I chose to do so from the Content Type settings and set the column as hidden. As there seems to be some scenarios where these ...
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why a hidden column will be set as optional if i change its defualt value [duplicate]

Sometimes you are faced with problems that you can not understand . Now I have a hidden column inside my Issue tracking list, which is used to store a series of string to be read by the list workflow. ...
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How to share SharePoint/Infopath form data with a vendor

I've created a request form in Infopath and that will be filled out by a number of internal parties. This form is published to SharePoint and a copy of it is saved in the document library and also ...
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Can I edit the New/Edit Forms for a Document set in sharepoint online?

How can I edit the forms for a new Document set? I've added a column of the type hyperlink to the content type Document set, and I'm filling this column with a workflow after the creation/editing of ...
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How to generate reports from Form Library documents?

I'm fairly new to SharePoint 2010 and have no formal coding experience, so bear with me. I just created and uploaded an InfoPath form to a Form Library in SharePoint 2010. The form works well. ...
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Custom Form after Rendered

I'm trying to do a custom form and I using jquery to do some functionalities. How could I know when the form finish rendering the fields? I'm trying to use document ready from jquery but this funtion ...
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Show readonly feild in edit form using client object model c#

How can I show Read Only fields in edit form through Client Object Model c#, I'm giving showineditform=true but it is not working Title.Required = true; Title.ReadOnlyField = true; ...
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Extend FormDigestSettings.Timeout -> Performance impact?

we have item forms where people need a long time to fill out. I many cases the form digest timout is reached and the item not saved. SharePoint writes the log error message ViewStateLog: Failed ...
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How to format Infopath email

I administer a Sharepoint 2010 website, where we have a contact form built in Infopath 2010. Once the form is submitted, the form is copied into the body of an email and sent out. Now to my problem: ...
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Drag and Drop show form

Is there a way to show the form(NewForm.aspx) when you do the drag and drop in a document library? I already put some of the fields mandatory so the user won't be able to do the ckeck-in without fill ...
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Edit Displayifs.aspx webpart layout

I am trying to edit the displayifs.aspx page so that the layout can look like this: At the moment I only get the option in advanced mode(of sp designer) to do a vertical or horizontal layout of ...
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Disable Managed Metadata field

How could I disable a managed metadata field?. I'm pulling the information of that field from another List and I don't want the user to modify its value
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How to Edit InfoPath Form Web Part embedded into a page when there is no list associated with the Form?

I'm having difficulty editing a SharePoint 2010 page. Someone else created it. The set up is a bit different than normal. The page has an InfoPath form embedded in to it. I have full admin rights to ...
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How to add different form for updating list or library?

I want a custom made form to be displayed when user clicks on add item. I don't want the default form to get displayed but instead I want custom made form to be displayed and used for updating lists ...
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How to verify the data after submitting infopath form

I was trying to verify the data submitted from an InfoPath form, which is added to a list item. I want to use the data submitted and some other data form other list to do some calculation. I want to ...
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How to Edit InfoPath Form Web Part?

I need to make changes to a SharePoint 2010 page that someone else created. I have full admin rights to the site. I was told that the page is nothing more than an InfoPath form embedded in to the ...
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Overriding default field values with user profile properties

I'm new to SharePoint development, specifically O365, and had what I thought was a fairly simple need - default a field to the user's department, and make the field read only. Turns out that was ...
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Populate new item form with info from page

Is it possible to populate this new item form with information already filled in another form? In this example, I have customized the default new item form to include a webpart to another list. ...
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TypeError: SP.ClientContext is undefined

I tried to add data to a list using a HTML Form and Javascript. When I sent the data to the list I got TypeError: SP.ClientContext is undefined. After I cleared the cache and cookies everything ...
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Use a HTML form to create new list items

I've created a HTML form webpart with some inputs. I want to insert the data contained by the inputs into a Sharepoint List on submit. How can I do that?
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Auto Reply to Form Submission

Is it possible to set up an auto reply to a form submission? If so, how? Any assistance is greatly appreciated!
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SharePoint 2007 Custom List Form No Item Exists

Background: Created a blank aspx page in a folder called SitePages. Attached a master page. Inserted a Custom List Form (EDIT) Rearranged and styled the form with HTML/CSS I have about 9 such forms ...
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How SharePoint works with Infopath and an Access database?

I have a database already created in Access. It has a form which uses queries with macros to export an excel with the information chosen from the form. SharePoint would be the perfect tool to share ...
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Code behind for NewForm.aspx (Announcement List)

I have designed a Form for Announcement list, I want to write a code on the Save button, which could save a file attached (browse/fileupload button) by user in the form (check screenshot). I want to ...
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Missing “Edit template” in advanced settings for Library Form

I created a Form and published it to a Form Library. After several edits and publishing i closed my InfoPath. After it i still can create new items at with this form, but i can't edit this form in ...
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Create Sharepoint forms from Word (or different program)?

We have about 5,000 Word documents in which the first page is a table created in Word with project information (client, owner, construction date, budget, location, size etc.) Is there a way to import ...
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Open a List Form in a Modal Dialog Box from Left (Current) Navigation

I have read multiple articles on how to do this, but I am running into problems. eg. link or link The problem may lie in how I am trying to implement this. I have a list with a form that I will ...
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Hiding a button control when submitting Infopath form to Sharepoint Form Library

I'm creating a public facing form that needs to have the standard Submit button at the bottom of the form. The forms are stored in a Sharepoint form library for staff to review. The problem I'm ...
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How to change a layout for Survey Form Sharepoint?

I want to make a new layout for Form Survey in sharepoint. How to change it ?
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Show New List Item Form depending on user

Is it possible in Sharepoint 2010 to show different forms for a list item depending on the user and his permissions but without Infopath? Because I need a task list for a department where people in ...
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How can I call a custom JavaScript function after a form has validated?

I have a form for submitting events to our calendar. What I want is to call a function once the form has validated. Something like this: User edits item User clicks save button Form validates ...
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Need a basic method to interactively display list data on a page

Sorry for the super basic question but I am bewildered by my options here. We are using SP 2013 and I want to have a part on a web page that shows a form result from a list (with text and pictures) ...
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Registration Form

I would like some guidance to: Create a form for Events Allow people to Register for the Event created from (1) I would prefer if the above can be achieved solely by SharePoint Designer 2013. Any ...
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Infopath forms not added to central admin after deploying workflow

I am making changes to several SharePoint state machine workflows that each contain Infopath forms for the workflow tasks. I have been able to deploy all but one of them successfully. The problem I am ...
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Creating new copy of Infopath form to allow user to resubmit to library as new copy

I created a form in which once in status approved I am planning on having a new view which would be read only for the customer. Our customers need to have access to the library to look at their ...
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Help: This form cannot be opened in a Web browser

I created an InfoPath form (2013) and published to a form library on SharePoint (2010). I added a quick link icon on the homepage to open the form (filler form). This is where I received the error ...
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Get approval status in edit form

Is there an easy way to retrieve item approval status (moderationStatus) inside the edit form? During display of edit form I need to know wheather the currently edited item was approved or not. I see ...
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How to include JavaScript in a list instance's form in Visual Studio

So I know you can use JSLink to include JavaScript files in list definitions in Schema.xml like so: <Form Type="DisplayForm" Url="DispForm.aspx" SetupPath="pages\form.aspx" WebPartZoneID="Main" ...
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Switch user from within embedded SharePoint form?

I work at a university where we're using SharePoint forms for much of our workflow for students and faculty. A large problem arises when the user's browser automatically logs them in to SharePoint for ...
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Is there a way to programmatically choose an EditForm in an event receiver?

In essence, the problem I face is this: two groups of users need to access the same document library. One group submits documents plus some metadata, the other vets the documents and edits the ...
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How to change textbox size on form?

I am creating a sp 2013 form by creating a js script and a html file that lists the items in a table format, some of my input boxes only contain number so it isn't necessary for me to have the long ...
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Infopath form is displyed as xml in a form library

I am trying to transfer some forms I have developed in the past in SP2010 environment to SP2013. The problem is that when I create a form library in SP2013 the submitted form gets saved as XML file ...
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Get email and name from people picker SharePoint 2013 online

I've tried retrieving data from a multiple people picker field on a SharePoint 2013 form in numerous ways, the best I've done is getting the display name. If it all possible i'd like to retrieve the ...
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Duplicate error message when leaving a Required list column empty

I have added an issue tracking list inside my SharePoint 2013 team site. And I set the Description field to be a required column as follow:- And inside the “Issue” content type I specify that the ...
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Column formula in sharepoint list

I have made a list with InfoPath in SharePoint. All the questions are either "accepted" or "notaccepted" (radiobuttons) and I want to make a new column (in SharePoint). If someone choose "accepted", ...
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Edit NewFrom.aspx or make a new one?

I have a Doc Libary on my SharePoint where i now got a folder content type. What i want to do is that when i go to new document i press on IFUSimon to make it a folder: And then we get to this: ...
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How to modify the layout for the Default Display form inside a List

I am working on an Issue Tracking list inside SharePoint 2013. but when a user clicks on an item , the description field will occupy only a small area of the page , while most of the page will be ...