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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How to default a Person FormField in New Form Template?

Without using any addons, has anyone discovered a way to set a default value for a <SharePoint:FormField> where the field is a Person/Group? We'd like to default a field on our newform to the ...
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SharePoint Workflow, Approver Lookup List

I am trying to create an approval process for InfoPath Form in a Form Library, for SharePoint 2010. I currently have a list of approvers in a list on my SharePoint site called Approvers. This list ...
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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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Two similiar InfoPath 2010 form views but required fields on only one of them?

I have a form with two views, one view has all fields like title, date, subject, country, Yes/No and state. The other view only has date and Yes/No (a checkbox). On the first view all fields are ...
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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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New Form is missing site columns when Content Type was updated with new site columns

I have a calender with Event and Reservation Content Type. I went to both the content types and added 4 site columns (Inspection, Fuel Check, Wing Check and Log Check). Now when I add a new item to ...
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Hiding Hour / Minute Options for Time/Date Column in forms

SharePoint 2007 environment. If I wanted to limited the options in the hour column (10 - 17 hrs) and time intervals in the mins slot (30 mins only), what's the best way to achieve this. I'm thinking ...
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SharePoint List Repeating Table

I'm taking a paper survey and converting it into a SharePoint list. The survey has a table which looks like this: IS there any way to create something like this in a list in Foundation without ...
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Show persistent status bar + form to update easily

I want to keep informed the end-users of my SharePoint site of any issue or relevant informations. Naturally, I would like to do so by filling HTML elements (input and select tags). Hence displaying a ...
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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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InfoPath and SharePoint: Domain Permission Level Error

I am needing to move a template into a content type folder and have it be the new template, but when I do I get this error when I try to open a form based on it. Anyone seen this before? What does it ...
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Problems storing Infopath 2010 XSN files in a document library on Sharepoint 2010 server

To collaborate on building forms for collecting data, we are uploading our .xsn form templates to a document library in a "Sharepoint Admins" site. There are a couple of problems with this approach ...
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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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Existing content type add new/edit/display forms

I have a Content type that is being used on a list on many subsites. I'd like to replace add/new/edit forms for that content type. It is on Office 365 + i cant use sandbox code at all. Only option ...
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How do I trigger the default form validation without submitting the form

I'm customizing the NewForm of a list item and need to trigger the default form validation from my JavaScript, but I don't want the form to be submitted, since I'm doing that in a callback later on. ...
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Is it possible to have separate permissions for a form and the library it submits to?

We are using SharePoint 2010 and InfoPath 2010. I would like a form hosted on SharePoint to be available to any logged-in user, however after they submit I would like the library that receives the ...
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Infopath Form does not work in Sharepoint

I have a form that has 3 Data Connections. Main Data Source (Active Directory) Secundary Data Source (SOAP Web Service) Secundary Data Soruce (SQL Database) I fetch data from AD, from a Web Service ...
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Replacing AllItems.aspx with a custom AllItems.aspx

I'm trying to customize the page that is used to show the content of folders in a certain (dynamically created) list. This page appeared to be AllItems.aspx. To customize the page I decided to replace ...
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InfoPath 2013 form causes “Server out of memory” error when viewing list item

I have a rather large (200+ field) InfoPath form on a custom list that is full of drop-downs referencing other lists on the same site, along with some textboxes and checkboxes. There's not much in the ...
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How to connect SharePoint 2013 and Visual Studio 2012 to create a simple form?

I am a beginner when it comes to SharePoint so please bear with me, I apologize in advance for my inaccuracies. Here is what I need to do... I need to build a form in C# .NET in VS 2012, deploy it ...
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Set value of choice field based on input from people picker

I have Choice Field which i use to filter items within a list. I'm trying to figure out a way to set value of this choice field within my edit form is there is a name in the people picker field. ...
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ReCaptcha plugin in a visual studio webpart?

I have created a visual webpart in Visual Studio 2010. I am using SP2010. In this webpart I have a form with a button. I would like to add reCaptcha on this form. I am talking about the original ...
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Prevent user from re-visit approval form. SharePoint 2010 Workflow

I created a custom Visual Studio Workflow. It works fine and is a simple approval workflow. There is a Workflow Task associated to a dynamic user and the user musst approve or reject it. The Problem ...
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ListFieldIterator is not functioning as expected in List Form

I have customized my new form for my list using the below guide. ...
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Making DateTime fields ignore user timezones

We have a number of forms using a standard DFWP to serve up some simple forms. A few of these forms have datetime fields only showing the date portion. We're experiencing some issues where user A in ...
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Adding huge number in list box as choice in Infopath

Are there any easy ways of adding a plurality of digits in listbox in infopath. I want to add from number 1 to number 150 in infopath list box as a choice. I should enter the digits manually number ...
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Infopath form error when using people picker

SP2013 Enterprise, InfoPath 2013 I've built a form using InfoPath 2013 for a SharePoint 2013 list that includes two people picker controls for entering domain users. The fields these controls are ...
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Update multiple items in document library standard view

I have a custom standard view for a document library which contains thumbnail images of each item uploaded. For ease of use, I'd like to be able to add 'live update' checkboxes to my standard view so ...
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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 it Possible for data to flow thusly?: Infopath form to Access database to Sharepoint list

We have a department that could solve their issue with a post-it. Instead, they would like a form where people could enter data, and the data would pass to an Access DB, which would be tied a SP 2010 ...
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sharepoint list 2010 - forms

First I have built a helpdesk system using a SharePoint 2010 list with 10 workflows and it's up and running since 2 years with custom asp page show online statistic. Now I have an issue to build ...
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Infopath cannot submit to form library - Permissions correct

Brief Description: Users will receive a ".xml already exists" or a "site doesn't exist" error message when submitting. This is not actually the case as I have verified that there is no file in that ...
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Errors for custom form with fieldrenderingcontrol

We are trying to create a custom form using the FieldRenderingControl of a field. Everything is fine until we try a new form in a list that isn't in the root site. So new/edit for list1 in site/ ...
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Restrict person picker to one person.

I am an IT intern and fairly new to SharePoint/InfoPath. I am working on a form that has already been published to a SharePoint list and I was told to make it so that the person/group picker ...
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infopath form not updating fields

I have an infopath form that has three read-only fields referencing items in another list, but when someone opens the form the values never change, even if they have changed in the other list. It ...
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SP13 Capturing Email Address in Survey

I created a survey and have the "Created By" column type active. However, when individuals answer the survey instead capturing just the "created by" field is there a way to capture their email ...
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PreSaveAction not returning True

I have a custom list form that processes information. There is a people picker on the form that can contain multiple users. When the user hits save, the js code parses through each user in the ...
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Save the Infopath 2010 Form to SharePoint 2010?

I have designed an Infopath 2010 Form and published as Document Template of the library. Now, Whenever I try to add a new Document on the Library, it loads the Infopath however if I click on Save, it ...
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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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Creating a complex custom form for SharePoint workflow?

I am doing an approval process which (I think) requires a custom form. It would look something like this. User uploads item to a document library. This document item contains individual list items ...
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How to get fields from New Form View programmatically?

I'm trying to write script (in C#, using Server Object Model) which gets all lists (lists are as-is, no alternation is allowed) from SPWeb (SharePoint 2013) and fill them up with random information so ...
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Using SP 2013 web site for getting data from users to MS SQL server

I need some help. How to realise form based functionality. I got about 200 ppl in my workgroup and I need to collect some information from them. All my data stored at MS SQL server and it suppost to ...
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Sharepoint web-form submit Thanks Message issue

I have a web-part that includes a simple web-form. After submitting the web-form the user will receive an apropiate succes/error message. In the codeBehind for the Click_event of the submit button I ...
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Data from an external form (hosted on wordpress site) into sharepoint list

What are my options for getting data from a form hosted on our wordpress site into a sharepoint list?
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How to Add a Cutom Task Form to a Visual Studio 2010 Sharepoint State Machine Workflow

I have developed a SharePoint 2010 state machine workflow in Visual Studio 2010 for a document library. I have built a custom task list and a custom content type for the tasks. The workflow itself ...
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Infopath shows error when i tries to publish the blank form

I tried to publish the form with all controls using blank form to a sharepoint site. I created new form library and published. But it shows me the error as in screenshot("Infopath cannot save the ...
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'An entry has been added to the Windows event log of the server.' error upon InfoPath submission

I've build a simple form in InfoPath 2007 with 'Submit' button using Custom Data Connection to send form data via Email. When I preview form in InfoPath form is sent correctly to email box, however ...
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submit button doesn't close the form

I have a sharepoint list which was working fine up to now. Now the problem is that the submit button in the 'new' form submits data in the list but does not closes the form. Actually when user ...
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AutoComplete on Browser Infopath Form Field

Right - I have a form, and I've been asked if I can do a global autocomplete on the 'suppliers' field. My initial idea is to have a separate list of 'recent suppliers'. Then have the form field do a ...
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How to edit 'The form has been closed.' default message in InfoPath 2007 or 2010

Is it possible to edit/customize content of the default message 'The form has been closed.' which is displayed upon form submission?