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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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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InfoPath not showing latest version after submitting changes

I am working with InfoPath 2010 programming for Sharepoint 2010. The template is published on local server drive and Imported using Sharepoint Designer 2010. I save once and do some revision on the ...
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User recognition in a form [duplicate]

When opening a new form I want the users to be recognized automaticly. For example if I open a form I want the form to recognize it's me by useing my credentials and update the field with my Name. ...
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Creating Browser Enabled Form Without Using InfoPath

I'm relatively new and inexperienced with SharePoint 2010 development and I have a question that may sound a bit strange. I'd like to be able to create a Form Library that has entries opens into a ...
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Append-only comments field from SP List not displaying in Infopath form

I am trying to get a data connection set up in InfoPath to display the comments history in a multi-line text field with "Append Changes to Existing Text" option enabled. The field comes from a ...
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Format XsltListFormWebPart with xsl style

I have a display form of an external list generated by sharepoint designer 2010. The editable webpart has this code: <WebPartPages:XsltListFormWebPart runat="server" Description="" ...
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PDF forms for SharePoint

What are you thoughts on PDF forms for SharePoint instead of InfoPath forms? Can PDF forms handle logics and rules like Infopath Forms? What are some good 3 party tools for PDF forms for SharePoint? ...
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How to add a lookup field to workflow custom task form?

I'm trying to create a task in a workflow which collects data from user with sp designer 2010. Some predefined available type for custom form fields single line of text, choice and such things. I want ...
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infopath custom page layout template

I want to add a custom page layout template to my infopath form layout. Is it possible? actually i want to make my infopath desings on this background. thanks 4 help. infopath 2013
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Dropdown menu doesn't fit in form

I have a problem with the way Internet Explorer displays the drop down menu from a look up column in a form. I have a list that contains the names of US, Mexican and Canadian states. In State Folder ...
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Infopath forms get checked out and locked on Form Library when any entry is checked out

I have been struggling with this one for a while. We have a Form Library, where a user will enter data into a form and it gets stored. When changes to that entry need to be made, we require a ...
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Open form in webpart from a list in another webpart

I have on one page, two webparts. The top part is the list of submitted forms created from infopath, while the second part is the actual form in the window. What I would like to do is when I submit a ...
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Submitting Infopath form into a Sharepoint list sub-folder

Here is the dilemma I am currently facing: 1) I have a Sharepoint list with multiple folders in them. Eg: Engineering, Production, etc 2) I am creating a form, that has buttons that switches views ...
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How can I delete xsn form from Manage Form Templates programmatically?

For some reason xsm form doesn't remove from Manage Form Templates on Feature deactivation process, so looks like I should handle it myself. Can someone tell how to do this programmatically?
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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 Sharepoint form edits in Infopath [duplicate]

I created a custom form in Infopath 2010 and submitted it to Sharepoint. I can create a form within the browser just fine, but when i go to edit the submittion, it opens in infopath and not in the ...
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Content Type drop-down missing on editform.aspx for a list

by default, editform.aspx is supposed to include a drop-down that allows the content type for a particular list item to be changed. I am using the default form on a list and noticed that the ...
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Autofill manager's People picker in Infopath-created form

I am designing a form that basically has two people picker fields. One is the currently logged in user, and the other is the manager. What I would like, is that whenever the form is opened, the ...
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How to open a form in a modal dialog popup using C#

I have virtually no experience with web development but now I need to create a web part for SharePoint 2010 and I am stuck. The web part is supposed to find all content types derived from folder ...
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How can I combine multiple Lists into one view for editing

I had a list with 18 lookups which exceeded the SharePoint 2010 threshold. So I broke it up into 3 lists all having the same "ProjectID" column as a lookup to the first column so that there is only ...
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Sharepoint 2007 - slow site with low number of records

On Sharepoint server 2007, we have a service request site with 9000 records in it. Clicking a new request can take 25 seconds before the blank form opens which seems very slow to say the least. ...
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Workflow History on a Form Library: how to view previous versions of an edited form?

Is it possible to get hyperlinks to previous versions of a form, or even just see a list of changes to a Form Library item via Workflow History? If that wouldn't be available, what are the ...
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Server side validation if Javascript disabled on user's browser

I have developed a small form with 3 input type = text and one input type = submit button. The end user fills the form and submit it, but no data inserted into backend List. (probably empty form is ...
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Change SharePoint List an Infopath form posts [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Infopath change Publish Location I'm using Infopath and Sharepoint 2010. I created a form that posts to a specific SharePoint list. I saved the Infopath from to my ...
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Disassociate InfoPath form from SP List for Edit Form Only

I have an InfoPath form that shows whenever I create a new item or edit a list item. Is it possible to use SharePoint's default form for Editing list items, but still keep a customized InfoPath form ...
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Infopath form submitted to a List: How to make a repeating section for only certain columns

I am editing one of my list forms in Infopath and am trying to make one field a repeating section so a user can add multiple items within this form. I have got the repeating section to work, but what ...
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Association Form for custom workflow in a subsite

I have a SP 2010 custom workflow built using Visual Studio 2010. The workflow specifies an association URL like this <Workflow Name="WF Name" Description="WF Description" ...
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sharepoint 2010 list groups from event receiver to form or dialog box?

How can I get a list of groups in a form or dialog box to select one or more groups, and then assign permissions to the document? Here in this code: using System; using System.Security.Permissions; ...
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Form cannot be submitted

I have two identical InfoPath forms on two different site collections within the same web application (SP2010). One works fine but the other produces this error when submitting the form.... The ...
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Can This Complex Form Built in InfoPath?

Hello all, I am a sharepoint expert who is not very experienced in InfoPath. Now i have a requirement to move a paper-form into sharepoint. So these audit forms will be managed on sharepoint ...
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form validation

I am new in javascript. I want to validating a form with five columns. FormDescription My Form Contain 5 input fields and one submit buttom I want following output 1.Initially submit button ...
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How do I stop an emailed form from scrolling left/right when viewing in Outlook 2010?

I have an InfoPath form that when submitted sends an email. When the email is viewed i have to scroll left/right to see all the data. I have tried setting the field sizes to a set PX but the Date ...
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How to allow submission to a list without acces to the list/site that contains it

I have a list in a Site Collection ("IT Site Collection") with a Submission form built using InfoPath. Only a few people have access to the "IT Site Collection" and I would like to keep it that way. ...
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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 to make SharePoint form to copy a file to a folder?

I'd like to make a form for users on SharePoint that copies needed files to current directory. User should be able to choose file type(in fact I have 2 files and both are excel), then when submitted, ...
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JS libraries not loaded on page with multiple form webparts?

I'm struggeling with a weird behavior on some of my pages. It occurs both on plain site pages and on web part pages: I have built various form-webparts and exported them. They all are referencing ...
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Permissions for List or Library Columns

Is there any way to give permission to a specific field of a list or library? I want one of my users for example cannot add or edit data in a specific column. Can I set permissions to the form and its ...
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How can I create a form that automatically hides or displays certain questions based on previous answers?

What is a good reference on how to create a work-flow based form? i.e. The form has ten fields, and the first five fields show up by default, but the next five fields show up only when a user has ...
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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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how to deploy a custom list form when the list is created in the feature EventReceiver?

how to deploy a custom list form using Visual Studio 2010, when the list is created in the feature EventReceiver?
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ControlMode not set error for some users

I have a page with an Infopath Form Web Part at server/Lists/listname/UserUpdateForm.aspx. When I link to this page and pass an item ID in the querystring using my account with full control ...
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BCS Date Only field on Update Form

I'm tasked with finding a method for Updating a field that is defined as Date in SQL, but rendered as DateTime through BCS (as there is no Date-only type). On the Update form, I only want a Date ...
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Check if task has already been submitted on opening InfoPath task form and switching view to reflect so

I am trying to make my custom task form (of Visual Studio Sequential Workflow) to switch view to "Submitted" in case someone has already submitted this task before, since this task could be assigned ...
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How to enable multiple files upload for site template gallery

I guess I have to add single line of code in "upload.aspx" page for this Site template gallery list, but I don't know where I can find this form. I done it before for a list but can't remember how. ...
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Best approach or is it possible to create this list?

We have a department that has requested a complex list for creating a Request for quotes and I just want to see if you guys think its possible and maybe give us some starters on where to look. They ...
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How to create custom login page for extended claims-Windows authentication based Internet sharepoint application?

1) I have a Claims Based Windows Authentication web application which is being used by my internal Active Directory users. (Intranet app) 2) Now I want to expose this to the Internet (by configuring ...
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How do I convert a Infopath form created in sharepoint to Word

How do I convert a Infopath form that I created in sharepoint to Word Thanks
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Lookup field on custom form does not save once deployed on testing

I have a custom form on a content type I've created. This content type has 3 site columns which are a lookup field from 3 lists. In the form I've created the user selects a dropdown box and chooses an ...
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Infopath publishing: “a device attached to the system…” error

I get this error when I try to publish my form (from Infopath designer) to a form library (created during publish) of a SharePoint 2010 instance: Infopath cannot save the following form: ...
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CEWP with Calendar New Form : hidding selections, setting all day by default

So I came across a cool trick first in a book, then on a blog (here!), but it doesn't work for me. It's straightforward enough, couple lines of javascript/jquery, and a cewp in order to auto-select ...