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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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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SharePoint Multi Choice Option Font Change

I have a SharePoint form with a multi choice CHOICE field, the question is how do I make the font of the clickable options on the forms font size different? It is coming up large.
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How can I extract the InfoPath forms for a Visual Studio workflow from SharePoint?

I am looking to extract InfoPath forms from a SharePoint environment that are initiation / association forms of a Visual Studio workflow. The solution obviously puts the forms to the features folder ...
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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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Create a workflow with form completion and fields validation

How can I create a workflow in which the users complete parts of a form (text inputs and radio buttons) at each step of the workflow? The input provided by the user must also be validated. Is it ...
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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 ...
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Form approval workflow help required

We have developed an infopath form that we use in our team for doing our daily IT backup checks. We do this first thing in the morning and usually have to update the form later in the day as there ...
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Add a subform inside Calendar new event form

So I am making a SP app that should manage Classes, Students, and Sessions (instances of Classes). On the Calendar, I should be able to schedule a session of a class and add the students to the ...
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How do I filter a free text column in a MOSS 2007 list?

I want to add a filter to a list I have created. When I use a form filter I don't get the option of filtering by any of the columns that are multiline text columns. Basically I have an A-Z. The first ...
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Public Facing Contact Form

I'm looking to add a basic contact form to a public facing sharepoint 2013 website. I know that this topic is a highly requested across the interwebs and there is very little answers for new users. ...
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Copying a field from one Infopath form to another

So I have like 10 drop-down menus of manually entered values. These same values need to be on three different forms, and I'd like to not have to type it all three times. I tried going onto the ...
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Advice: subforms in a form

I would like to have some guidance for my approach: I want to create a form and for some sections of the form, have a functinoality which allows you to add additional information. For example. ...
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List Form created in Infopath is completely displaced in sharepoint 2010

I've got a List in SharePoint 2010 with a Standard form. I wanted to customize it with InfoPath by clicking on "customize forms" in the toolbar in SharePoint. In InfoPath, everything works fine, all ...
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How to add hide/show section toggle to InfoPath form?

MS Word 2013 has this great feature. You can define sections of a document with Headings. You make certain lines headings by highlighting the text and choosing the Heading 1 Style from the ribbon. ...
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Different rules for different views of InfoPath form?

For a list item's form: I'd like for the full view of the form to show up when a new item is created. Then, that gets routed for approval to Approver. I want the Approver to see a different ...
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When I add a CEWP my columns titles are condensing

I am following these steps to create a label on my SP new form. When i add the CEWP and insert the code snippet that is provided in the instructions my title columns condense and go from looking like ...
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recreate editform.aspx with contentype-dropdown

I've created a list with more than 80 fields. To lay it out more clearly I grouped the fields in multiple contenttypes. As soon as there was more than one contenttype Sharepoint showed a dropdown-box ...
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Hide/disable ribbon bar buttons with client-side code

In SharePoint 2013, I'm trying to figure out how to hide or disable the Cancel button in the ribbon for the default form (NewForm) for a document library. Looking at the form source, I think this is ...
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Daily error of “The server was unable to save the form at this time. Please try again.”

I'm using Sharepoint 2013, I've searched and found tons of articles about this issue but restarting the SharePoint Search Host Controller does fix the issue and forms can be saved again. My problem is ...
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Buttons “Save” and “Cancel” dissapeared after changing Form with InfoPath

I have a problem with buttons in a Form. Buttons have disappeared after changing the Form in InfoPath, and I do not know how to add them again.
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How do I add bold text to my form?

Using a script editor on my new form I added this script. <script src="http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.3.2/jquery.min.js" type="text/javascript"></script> <script ...
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How do I add a photo to a form without InfoPath?

I on a 2013 site. I would like to add a photo to a form that was created within SP without using InfoPath. Is this possible? here is an example. This was created using InfoPath. Any information on ...