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 do I get a placeholder of 0?

I want my InfoPath form to have numbers formatted like "010" instead of "10" to then sync with SharePoint. How can I get my form to show the zero placeholder instead of two digits?
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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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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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Open check in form with JQuery

It's possible open the check in form with JQuery? I need do this to force the user to do check in in the document.
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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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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 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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Form size/amount of fields/rules limits in InfoPath

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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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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How can I implement Track Changes functionality with InfoPath 2007/2010 in SharePoint 2007

I need to track changes from version to version in my InfoPath forms that are hosted in a SharePoint 2007 form library. Can someone walk me through what my options are? I need to understand all of ...
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Excel Services Form working in Infopath preview but not Sharepoint

For the past 2 days i have been banging my head against the screen trying to solve this issue with Infopath 2010, Sharepoint 2010 and Excel Services. I am creating a pretty simple form which uses an ...
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An entry has been added to the Windows event log of the server. Log ID:5567

I am new to sharepoint and infopath. I am trying to explore how it works. I was able to upload succesfully the form i created in infopath to sharepoint. But now that it was all filled up and and ...
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Removing “Due Date” from approval workflow form

Is it possible to completely remove the "Due Date" label from the approval workflow form? My customer does not use explicit due dates, and thinks it is confusing that the label for one even exists. I ...
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Add a form before Approval process starts and send an email to assign approvers

My need: As soon as someone uploads a document in a Document library, a mail pops up to the admin with a link to a form to select the users whom to send the document for approval. How can I do that? ...
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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 to ...
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how to hide the save dialog in form libraries?

I don't want that users put the name of the file when they add a new item to a form library, I mean, they add a new item and then click on save button and they are asked for a name, I don't want to ...
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Response and Request ASP.NET classes in a visual web part

I'm building a visual web part for a 2013 environment that is meant mostly to host a complex form that users will be filling out (see my related question here). Not being an expert in ASP, I've been ...
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Infopath form templating

I looked around and i didnt see any answers for my question so here it is. I have a Quote document model made in word. Inside the document they are place holders which hold fields like Quote Document ...
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jquery cascade is acting up. All of the sudden the child and grand child does not match from edit form to view and view properties

I am attaching 3 print shots for editform, view properties and view. The view shows category, subgroup and subtypes which does not match edit form values. The values in the edit form are correct. What ...
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Is it possible to edit the attachment form so that enterprise keywords are applied to each uploaded file?

I have a list that has some items with categories. When I create or edit an item in a category, I am able to apply enterprise keywords to the item. However, I then attach individual documents to this ...
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Infopath form send via email in pdf format

I have an infopath form, I include a buton "Send As Email", which sent the form as an email based on textbox (if it matches conditions). This works well. What I want to do, is send the infopath form ...
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How to build a form in sharepoint 2010

I am currently using SharePoint 2010 and I already have a webpage template in the SharePoint designer tool. May I know how do I build a custom form in SharePoint 2010 and link the details in the form ...
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InfoPath doesn't show buttons if you click only on view item

I've got a little problem with InfoPath in SPO 2013. Currently I'm creating an InfoPath form which creates single items in a list. I've used there four buttons as tabs. (Click on a button changes the ...
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Trying to create dashboards from form library data

I need to create dashboards in SharePoint 2010 based on information in a form library, including the workflow status. They also need to automatically refresh. I've tried using PerformancePoint and ...
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SP 2013 - Create a list that anyone can submit, edit only their, and admin can manage it all

Here is the scenario I am trying to solve: Create a list that everyone can submit data to. There is 1 field that only I should be able to edit. One folks who created their items should be able to ...
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Infopath lookup filtered fields from Sharepoint List working in InfoPath but not once form is Published

I have an InfoPath 2010 list form where "Current User" field has default value "Value[Name=PreferredName"] and refreshes value when formula is calculated. I then have a data connection to a SP list ...
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How to create infopath form with a webservice like a list item?

With the list.aspx webservice you can easly create new list items. Is there a similar way to create new Infopath forms in a forms library? Use case is: A webservice is called in c# or javascript ...
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Drop down list of content types or hyperlinks newform

I am creating a form and I want to be able to select which content type form to select. Like on the edit form there is a drop down list with the content types in. Is there anyway to do this on ...
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Adding content type drop down like in edit item

I have 2 content types fee and nonfree these inherit from perm another content type I created. Is there anyway in the perm newform.aspx I can add a drop down that shows certain content types. ...
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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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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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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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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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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?
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Creating a Vacation/Holiday Request Form in SharePoint 2013

I am having difficulty in creating a holiday/vacation request form in SharePoint 2013. I have loosely based my solution from a different guide which was tailored for SharePoint 2007 which can be found ...
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Subsites and infoPath forms

I'm new with Sharepoint. I created a form with InfoPath for the main site (Ex. http://mysharepointsite.com/) that works well and save this app as a template (Ex. Test InfoPath form) to be able to use ...
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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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Lookup multiple-values on form-library sharepoint 2010 for InfoPath Form

I use InfoPath form template for a form library without coding. I want to get multiple-value of lookup to another list items. For lookup I should use sharepoint 2010 column due to no such data type in ...
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Cannot add or modify group in InfoPath

I am new to InfoPath and SharePoint and I have a group that I want to modify and add a field to but I cannot do it. When I right click on it the options are greyed out and there is a lock icon on the ...