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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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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Adding fields from multiple content types in an infopath list form- is this possible?

I'm building an infopath form to enter a request form for SharePoint 2013 (SP Online) using InfoPath 2013. There are different kinds of requests and corresponding questions (fields) related to those ...
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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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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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Set Add / Edit / Display Form Views

I have looked a good bit and found several tutorials regarding how to set different views for the Add, Edit, and Display pages for my SharePoint 2010 form library. Most of these mention using the ...
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Sending a weekly form with SharePoint 2013

Using SharePoint 2013 I would like to be able to send out a simple form to team members allowing them to enter their weekly report (every Friday) from within Outlook, then have them submit it so that ...
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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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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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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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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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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 shows error when I try 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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SP2010 - showing/hiding form fields based on users' list group membership

I have a somewhat complicated situation with which I need some help. Problem: Certain fields in a (list) form need to be hidden when the user is not an Admin. I am using SP2010. Setup: I have 2 ...
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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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Best practice for displaying SharePoint Forms in a WPF application?

I've got an existing SharePoint app that I'm trying to migrate from Web-part based JavaScript to a WPF application in C#. As part of the original app, I used the Client Object Model to open existing ...
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Passing {@ID} in a Form Action Button URLredirect

Can anyone explain how to properly pass the list item ID in a url when redirecting the url from a form action button? Here's my url: onclick="javascript: ...
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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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Cannot be blank as rule in sharepoint designer and infopath

Is there a way inside workflow rules to make this rule: "if field A is not empty, then field B cannot be blank"?
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Add New Form for Custom List in Sites and Subsites

I created a site collection. Then I created subsites under the site collection. I added new custom lists in the main site and subsites. But I have a problem. When I created new form for the main ...
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How to edit NewItem Form of a DocumentSet (stored in DocLibrary) in InfoPath?

I got a new question that came across today. Being an absolute fan of InfoPath I would like to be able to edit the NewItem Form that appears, whenever I create a new documentSet in my documentLibrary. ...
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“Working on it..” loading message is no more being displayed on the Create form for my list

i have an issue tracking list inside SharePoint 2013, when i first added the list SharePoint will display the following message when the browser is loading the create form:- but currently when i ...
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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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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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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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Publish InfoPath form in SharePoint 2013 not working

I have full permission on the SharePoint 2013 server: I can create a form library, I can edit the form library in SharePoint Designer 2013, but in InfoPath 2013 I can't. In addition I can't create ...
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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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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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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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Designer: Multiple attachment fields in form

Is there any way of having multiple attachments field in a custom form, incorporated in SharePoint Designer 2013?
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Infopath Form Load in sharepoint 2013

I created an Infopath form and publish it to SharePoint 2013. At first it worked properly, but suddenly the form does not work and SharePoint sends me the error that the form can not load. After ...
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Export data from excel to sharepoint list through a form

Is it possible to export data to sharepoint list from excel using vba macros. The list is populated through a form which has combination of check boxes, drop downs and text boxes and you have to press ...
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designer: display attachments according to its attachment field

I have a custom form where user has different attachment fields for different purposes. However my custom display form shows all the attachments in one field, rather than individually according to the ...
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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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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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How to bring dynamic form/item fields into notification emails?

I've created a simple item list for maintenance requests at work. New items can only be of an item content type I created for it. All the fields in the form are custom site columns. It's all very ...
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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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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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Infopath 2013 hide ribbons

I published an infopath form to my list. I want to hide the edit ribbon as shown below. but unfortunately when I hide ribbon using Form Options in Infopath 2013, my Rich Text Field named as Body ...
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How can I link infopath form's data to access database?

I have already created a form in info-path 2010 ( blank form template) and shared it on share point successfully now all I want is whenever a person fills out a form theses data automatically stored ...
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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 ...