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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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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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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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 ...
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Add EditForm.aspx to web part page

I want to add EditForm.aspx form in a web part and use query string/URL parameter to populate the data. However, in the web part properties, it only allows numerical values. How do I configure it to ...
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How to trigger some code when a user leaves a page?

I would like to monitor a form in SharePoint. For example when someone leaves the page. How can I do that? I do not want to trigger the code when someone refresh the page or a postback.
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how i can edit the mobile (editforma.aspx) form

I am working on an Issue tracking list inside my team site. now when i edit or create list items from my PC browser i will access the following forms; EditForm.aspx or NewForm.aspx or any custom ...
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Why mobile view will not render the default custom New form

I have an issue tracking list, where I created a New custom form using SharePoint designer 2013 and I set it as the default form, As follow:- Then I commented out some fields such as “Assigned To” ...
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Different layout options when I have “People or Group ” site column

I am working on an issue tracking list , which have a "People or Group" site columns. now the "People or Group" site columns will be rendered in different ways , depending on how/where i access them , ...
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How to make a form/workflow that allows users to add a variable amount of items to it

I have run into a problem where I need to create a form/workflow where users can add a variable amount of sub items as part of an application process. IT would also need to be displayed in a friendly ...
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InfoPath cannot submit the form; an error occured while the form was being submitted;

....The form cannot be submitted to the following location; This thread is already in the background processing mode. I have the above message come up intermittently after I try and submit a form ...
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How to change the default form window when I click on “add document” link?

I have created a separate form and I don't want the default form to be displayed when I click on "Add Document" link. How can I do that?
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How to verify the data after submitting infopath form

I was trying to verify the data submitted from an InfoPath form, which is added to a list item. I want to use the data submitted and some other data form other list to do some calculation. I want to ...
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Multiple - interlinked forms

I'm new to SharePoint. But have coding background so I'm confident I can accomplish what' I've taken up. But I need little guidance to make sure I going in right direction. We've hundreds of project ...
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Overriding default field values with user profile properties

I'm new to SharePoint development, specifically O365, and had what I thought was a fairly simple need - default a field to the user's department, and make the field read only. Turns out that was ...
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SharePoint Multi Choice Option Font Change

I have a SharePoint form with a multi choice CHOICE field, the question is how do I make the font of the clickable options on the forms font size different? It is coming up large.
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How can I extract the InfoPath forms for a Visual Studio workflow from SharePoint?

I am looking to extract InfoPath forms from a SharePoint environment that are initiation / association forms of a Visual Studio workflow. The solution obviously puts the forms to the features folder ...
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Create a workflow with form completion and fields validation

How can I create a workflow in which the users complete parts of a form (text inputs and radio buttons) at each step of the workflow? The input provided by the user must also be validated. Is it ...
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Contact Us web app - want to create a workflow or look at laternatives

I have a SharePoint public website. I want a simple 'contact us' form for users to complete to send a message to the client. I have added the normal 'Contact Us' web part. However, all i can seem to ...
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Custom button on webpart for submitting an infopath form

I try to make a button on a webpart who submit an infopath form located in an onther webpart (InfoPath Form Web Part). I try many tips where i find on internet, but nothing working great.
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Need a basic method to interactively display list data on a page

Sorry for the super basic question but I am bewildered by my options here. We are using SP 2013 and I want to have a part on a web page that shows a form result from a list (with text and pictures) ...
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How can I have value different to display name in a Sharepoint List Form, rather than a Document Library Form?

I have a form I have started working on as an infopath Document Library form but I have decided I would like to make it a list form instead. The one issue I have come across with making a list ...
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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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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 ...