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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Update Custom Forms with Powershell

I'm trying to update custom forms of SharePoint lists in a large amount of SharePoint 2010 subsites with powershell. I'm not quite sure what the correct approach is. The form itself can be found as ...
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Special character in SP.UI.ModalDialog option “Title” ignored/not accepted

I have a question regarding my ModalDialog. There is an option called title: options.title = 'Benutzer wählen'; Now if I display the dialog: var dlg = SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog(options); ...
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Lookup fields will be rendered as a list of checkboxes inside iphone safari web browser , instead of being rendered as a select list

I am working on an issue tracking list which have a lookup column named “Related Issues”, which is rendered as a select list inside IE on desktop browser as follow:- But when I access the list from ...
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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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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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How to use already existing information in three different forms + default values

I have three forms, one for new membership, one for changing your membership information and one for continuing your membership. In new membership form you give your basic information; name, phone ...
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Upper limit for the number of fields and rules in an InfoPath form?

We know of the upper limit boundaries of SharePoint itself but, what about the limits of a InfoPath form published to a SharePoint Form Library as a web form? Does the size of the form have any ...
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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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All sites in a site collection automatically redirect output to a default page in site

Steps to replicate the problem: Open a SharePoint (2013) list. Select a list item and click the ellipsis (...) and select either Edit Item or View Item to edit/view details of the list item. Instead ...
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How to fix errors in Sharepoint search (no refiners found)

SharePoint version: 2013 (not office 365 ) I have a SharePoint site that I built about a month ago. I am the administrator of the site. The sites function is to track changes to remote sites in our ...
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infopath form on page load go to first blank value

I have a infopath form and on form load i want the form to automatically go to where it needs to be filled in(the first blank value on the form). How can i do this. None of the actions seem like the ...
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Missing “+New Document” button in SharePoint form library when viewed on mobile devices (e.g. iPad)

I'm having a minor issue with SharePoint form library and wondering if any users have experienced similar issue such as this in the past can help me out. Brief background on the issue- I'm using ...
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Auto-generate forms based on list entries

I work for an MSP, where I am creating a process in SharePoint 2013 Enterprise to assist in "on-boarding" our customers. We have a SharePoint list populated with some best practices and things to look ...
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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 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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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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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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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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Sharepoint: Submitted Items (Forms) in multiple lists

I want to create a simple SharePoint site where: 1) A page form to submit items 2) items submitted from (1) will be displayed in multiple List pages with different Group By's. What is the best way ...
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Data filled in the creation of the document are not transferred to the library

I am using SharePoint Online. I have a library with IRM enabled. This list has several columns, among them metadata columns. This library only works with Content Types, users can not upload other ...
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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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Infopath 2003 from deployed to sharepoint moss 2007 - with win8 and infopath office 2013 error access to the following form template is required:

we have had an Infopath 2003 template with c# codebehind deployed to sharepoint moss 2007 website used with a doc library. now when trying to download the template with windows 8 machein that has ...
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Sharepoint designer - Collect data from user error

I am new to sharepoint workflow development. I created my workflow in sharepoint designer 2010. My problem is the following: My workflow has a few steps, in every step I use the "collect data from ...
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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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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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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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Change the default “Name” column in a Form Library

Is it possible to change the default "Name" column that is created in a form library. One method I saw is creating a content type that inherits from this column. Could someone provide instructions on ...
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InfoPath 2010 Form / SharePoint 2010 List

I've been given an interesting project where I need to have a set of 3 forms as a readiness checklist for a software go-live event. I have approximately 200 offices that need to fill out forms of ...
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How to manage hardcoded paths in custom InfoPath forms for different environments (dev, staging, release)?

When you create custom InfoPath forms for your SharePoint components (lists, workflow tasks or initialization form etc) all web references point to InfoPath Designer. Create one from a blank form and ...
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SharePoint Form Print Preview Differnt from actual Hard Copy

I am experiencing a problem where the actual print out of a Form from SharePoint is different from the preview. We have three multiple selection list boxes that are populated from an external data ...
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Created a custom display form for a sharepoint 2007 list, now clicking on list items takes me to the site root

I created a custom display form and set it to the defualt display from under supporting files via list properties in designer 2007. It's set correctly, in so much as going back to the supporting files ...
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How to access workflow variable in association form created in SharePoint designer?

I need to access a worflow variable in an association form created using the action 'Collect data'.
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Display 'Related Item' Field in a Task 'Edit' Form

Is there any way to display 'Related Items' in a task edit form? It's already available in the display form, but when you switch to edit, it drops off. Ideas?
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Designing an InfoPath form in the manner of an HTML form

I have a rather unique situation in that I am unable to write a lot of custom code on the SharePoint site concerned. My original form (an HTML web part) would have been ideal for my needs, however I ...
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Misaligned icons in search and form view

I have icons that were misaligned; please see images below. I'm not sure were to edit this
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multiple updates on same sharepoint list item from CSOM( javascript)

I have a list with a field Status(dropdown with some values), I am using default save functions javascript. The status field is grayed out to the users. In presave javascript function I want to ...
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InfoPath Submitting a Form to a another site collection

I am currently using Sharepoint Public Facing website, I am attempting to submit an infopath form to another site collection (private), but I am faced with "cross domain errors" when trying to submit. ...
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Why does my search result open up a different display form?

just got started in Sharepoint 2013. I have a webpart on my Home page that displays search results from a list after you search for something. I've designed a form in InfoPath so I can show all the ...
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Generating pages from data submitted in a form

I have an HTML form already written that I can insert into a page in a SharePoint wiki (I don't like the opaque WYSIWYG format of the Web Part Web Form), and I want the data that is POSTed from it to ...
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Tweaking out of the box SharePoint 2013 forms

I posted this question in the Stack Overflow site, without knowing I have this specific place for SharePoint. The link is: ...
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“No Provider Schema” error when trying to filter one web part from another

Sharepoint 2013: I have a list of active clients for my company, and a separate task list for sales reps with things like appointments and phone calls. Sales reps make these tasks with a workflow from ...
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Display label for OOTB FormField

<SharePoint:FormField id="ffFirstName" ControlMode="New" FieldName="Title" runat="server" /> This works fine but only displays the input field. Can I get it to display the form field label ...
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How to reference and dynamically display documents based off of input on a form

I'm using Sharepoint 2013. I'd like users to be able to select a series of drop down boxes of categories and have a list of documents automatically filter based off those choices. I'd also like to ...
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Validation Error how to move screen to error message

Currently on my SP site when a user submits/edits a form and a column validation error occurs the screen refreshes but stays where it is (so if you have scrolled to the bottom it refreshes you at the ...
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Using JavaScript to create a custom form for a calendar list

I'm designing a device reservation tool on our laboratory's SharePoint site. I created a wiki-page showing all information of the respective device as well as a calendar for the device that shows ...
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workflow form: get data from list

I have a workflow on the list RedList, started when an item in RedList is created. The first instruction of the workflow is: Collect New Information from BigUser (Output to Variable: tempVariable) ...
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Merging multiple form libraries into a single view

I currently have two separate form libraries: one old one, and one new one. All new forms go into the new one, but the old library still has active forms in it. We created a page with filtered views ...
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How to simplify “insert picture” process for rich text form field?

I'm working on a dumbed-down, easy-as-possible-for-customers, form where customers enter in extended rich text into a "multiple lines of text" field in SharePoint 2010 list form. The field is set to ...
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Is it safe to delete the default forms that are generated with a list?

I have made a couple lists that I am customizing at a 'NewForm', 'DispForm' and 'EditForm' level. When I open up those default forms in Designer, the aspx does not show my fields. I noticed only when ...
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How do I sync my Organization's Global Address Book to an InfoPath Form?

I'm currently developing a Resource Request Form for a customer. I would like to sync our Global Address List to the "EmployeeName" field. I've tried using the Data Connection Creation Wizard, but it ...