SharePoint lists and libraries contain list forms that allow users to display, edit, and add items to a list or library using a list form.

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List and column visibility in new item form

I created a new list on my site for collecting issues/incidents. I customized columns and I included two that are relevant for developer, but not for testers: Status - used to change from pending/...
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Display New Form of a List in a Web Part page

How can we show a List Form/New Item Form (/servername/site/Lists/listname/NewForm.aspx?) as a web part in a SharePoint 2010 page? Adding a list web part obviously only shows the list items/views. I ...
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New List Item - How can I change the order of fields in the form?

I need to change the order in which some fields appear on the new list item form for one of my custom lists. Regardless of the ordering in the view I have selected, the fields always seem to appear ...
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JSLink in form tag is not working from schema.xml in my SharePoint hosted app

Here is my code from schema.xml <Forms> <Form Type="NewForm" Name="{65B105CA-E7D8-4B28-8C9F-5B0DCBA7E0CA}" SetupPath="pages\form.aspx" WebPartZoneID="Main" Url="NewForm.aspx" Default="TRUE"...
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How to make all form fields shown on new form?

When open the new form we always get not all the fields. And user clicks the show more but only for a few extra fields Is there a setting to always show the full form?
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Prevent/override standard Modal Dialog close button(X) from closing

I want to validate custom modal dialog form and if its not ok, prevent form from closing. For this purpose, I attached to X-close-dialog-button. Problem is to prevent it's default behavior. function ...
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Setting the value of the textfield in sharepoint list form 2010

I have a textfield in sharepoint list form and I want to set the value using jquery or javascript below is the tag: <asp:TextBox runat="server" id="ff47{$Pos}" text="{@Name}" __designer:bind="{...
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Adding a dropdown to a View

Is it possible to add a dropdownlist into one of the columns of a standard list view e.g. AllItems.aspx?
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How can I make sure that only one of two fields is filled out (ListItem)?

I have custom SharePoint list with several fields. Two of the fields are TargetPage and ExternalURL. At the moment the user is allowed to fill out both of them if he want to, and I want to deny that. ...
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Validate a column only on edit

I have a date field that's now allowed to be >=TODAY(). But this validation should only be run IF the field have been edited. The field is present in a form with other fields. And if any of these ...
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Creating SharePoint List form with HTML

I want to create a form to be filled by users and when the form is submitted I will store the input data in a SharePoint list. So far I have been using either default SharePoint list forms or Infopath ...
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Disable a form text field with jquery in CEWP not working in Chrome/Firefox

I want to simply disable a text field (specifically a "person/group" field text box) from being editable on the edit form page of my list item. I have it working in IE using a Content Editor Web Part ...
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Redirect a user after submitting an InfoPath form

I made a custom list in SharePoint and then created an InfoPath form based on that list. I created a new page in my SharePoint publishing site and added an InfoPath Form Web Part that looked at my ...
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How to modify width of standard dialog form sharepoint 2010

Please, help me! I need to modify width of standard dialog form for adding element into library. If I click to ribbon button for adding element, form opened with width=402px: <div class="ms-...
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How to enable scroll bar on share point list attachment page?

Create a SharePoint 2010 custom list Go to custom list settings --> Add from existing site columns --> choose all columns and create Click on 'Add new item' link Notice that the scroll bars are ...
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dropdown box(sharepoint form field) validation sharepoint 2010

I have a sharepoint form field(look up field), a dropdown box in a list...below is the screen shot when i type into it it finds the name.. but when i type a text which is not present in the drop ...
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Workflow on List Form - The Wrong Approach?

I am running SharePoint 2010 Enterprise. I am relatively new to SP. What I want to do is create a form for my Publishing Site for authenticated users to fill out. I want the form to behave like any ...
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Moving items between lists destroys Infopath form

Situation (SP 2010, InfoPath Designer 2010): ListBlue has a form customized with InfoPath, distinct blue background create a template from ListBlue create new ListRed from that template add more ...
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SharePoint 2013 Task List Status cannot complete after due date

I have task list where the status remains "Not Started" if i try to complete the task after the due date has crossed. Even when i write and event receiver and try to overwrite the field task status to ...
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Unable to create list form(newform,editform or displayform) in SharePoint 2010

Using SharePoint Designer, I am trying to create some dummy listforms (newform1,editform1 or displayform1) but when I create one it pops up the following error. "could not save the list changes ...
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Add fields to New/Edit form with custom list definition (document library)

I'm using Visual Studio 2010's template "List Definition" to create a new list definition for a document library. Nothing fancy at all - I only want to add a couple of fields to the list and to the ...
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Modifying ListForm Save & Close button through JsLink

I am currently porting a internly used SP Farm-Solution from 2010 to 2013 and am struggling with the new concept of JsLink. In the 2010 solution we had overwritten the RenderingTemplate ListForm to ...
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The “Add new document” link on Forms Library list form is messing up

It links to upload document page insead of pulling the infopath. http://sitecoll/sites/0438A/_Layouts/listform.aspx?PageType=8&ListId={7BA9BF8D-52B5-432D-8068-B5290D2E7602} But if i edit the ...
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Get Modal Dialog Close button

I have override new item form for list, opening myPage.aspx where this javascript is in the "PlaceHolderAdditionalPageHead": function fGetCloseBtn() { var closeButton = jQuery("a[id^='DlgClose']")...
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how to link to sharepoint 2010 edit form directly in email

Is it possible to go to the edit view of an sharepoint 2010 list item directly from email? I have a workflow that sends an email to a user to edit a list item. The link -at this time- takes them to ...
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Where is the Alert Me Icon Location?

A Bit of backstory: Client wants to replace the alert me button with a custom action, but retain the icon. Which is fine, accept I'm at a loss as to where this icon lives; it doesn't appear to be in ...
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Lookup List and return data from within a Form

OK, I'm beginning to despair at SharePoint...please help restore some faith :) Seems some very basic things are very hard to achieve? 1: I have data in an SQL database table. 78,000 rows, but I want ...
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How can I Make a Dropdown box in a Form Field Conditionally Read-only/locked?

I have a drop down box form field (with values level1,level2) in SharePoint list. How can I lock the drop down box selection in the edit form.aspx whenever the condition is level2?
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Custom List Forms and multiple content types

I've ran into a problem when trying to create custom new item forms for a list that has multiple content types. I've tried inserting a custom list form for a content type (this content type isn't the ...
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Make a column mandatory based on value of another column

I have created an action list and when the status column is set to 'closed', I would like the 'date closed' column to automatically populate with the current date. If this is not possible, it would ...
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Make a Choice Field-dropdown- as ReadOnly

Is there a way to change the EditForm in my SP 2010 site to display a dropdown column but as Read Only, so the user can not edit that column after the item has been created.I added the below code, ...
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Injecting Javascript into SP2010 List - Need to make sure I have the right ID

New to Sharepoint 2010, but not new to coding. I have created a custom list with 4 text input fields and I am trying to target one of the fields called SUID with custom Javascript to modify how the ...
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Get List Item ID from NewForm.aspx

SharePoint 2010 Enterprise Version I have a Custom List and i have created a copy of NewForm.aspx and saved it as CustomNewForm.aspx. When I save the item i want to get the saved items ID and ...
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Redirecting to a different site after submit/cancel on new, edit or display form

There is a well known feature in SharePoint that allows you to specify in the URL where to go after a new/edit/display form is saved or closed by using the Source param - e.g. http://yoursite/Lists/...
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How to create event registration form that sends AUTOMATIC CONFIRMATION EMAIL using SharePoint 2010 anonymous custom list?

I'm trying to develop event registration form using anonymous SharePoint 2010 custom list. Now, I got all the features I want; form fields, submit button that leads to confirmation page, but I want ...
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Reduce the size of sharepoint 2010 list formfield

i am working on a custom sharepoint form (newform.aspx..is there a way to reduce the width attribute of a particular sharepoint form field
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How to create custom master page in visual studio for SharePoint hosted app

I want to create master page for my SharePoint hosted app and apply it to all pages. please suggest the help
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Will I overwrite or append existing form field validators with registerClientValidators?

I am a bit confused with the right way of registering custom CSR callbacks for fields on a list form. While things are pretty straightforward if I am developing a totally custom field control, I am ...
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Disable “group by” auto expand on load ? [screenshot]

By default, all the lists here are auto-expanded (see red squares on screenshot), I'd like to have them NOT expanded by default, how can I achieve that ? Edit: I went in the options posted by some ...
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InfoPath complex file attachment

Using SP2013, IP2013 I've been searching fruitlessly for a way to easily attach multiple files to an InfoPath form (for a custom list). Basically what has been asked of me is to make a form for a ...
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InfoPath form - submit to multiple SharePoint lists

I'm new to InfoPath and SharePoint, so bear with me. I have two lists, a parent list that contains orders and a child list that contains items. The items list has a foreign key that corresponds to the ...
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Adding a field in a SP database, wtih ability to paste images from clipboard

We currently have a database where screenshots are sometimes required to go along with the data. Currently it's a long process, since we have to first save it in a file and then attach it to the entry....
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Joining two lists in a single view or edit form

I'm having trouble creating a joined edit or view form from 2 lists in Sharepoint 2010. Details I have two lists in Sharepoint 2010 that have a 1:1 relationship. When a user creates an entry in the ...
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create custom sharepoint new form in visual studio

I am creating a custom list inside a feature receiver. I would like to create a custom New Form for my list. So, the list is not created via List definition. Can anyone guide me how to create the ...
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Title in Editform.aspx in sharepoint list 2010

I open a newform.aspx,to add new item. At the very top I would see the name of the list view-new form in my case, Clients-New Form. But when I open a item to edit, it shows the name of the list view -...
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best way to implement inline editing of a data view web part styled using custom xslt

I need some advice regarding the best way to implement inline editing of a data view web part styled using custom xslt. The data view web part gets the data from the list and would be styled as below:...
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How do I create buttons on a custom list form?

I have custom list(on SharePoint 2007). The user receives an email with link to this list. In each row(item) the user needs to fill-in data. I want to create two types of buttons: When the user ...
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See who rated list items 0-5

I've managed to get the rating system enabled and after doing a bit of reading it looks as though if i used the like system you can see who has liked the item by hovering of the smiley face...but for ...
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Item creation issue. 503 error

I am facing below problem in one of the list. So, I have list with 12k items. Throttling disabled. Problem appears whenever I try to create or edit list item. Item gets created successfully, but ...
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Customizing OOB List Forms and Technical Limitations

We are customizing OOB List forms [using Javascript/jQuery] for our work . This is basically a request form. In a year, we can have 1000 requests coming in. In case, over a period of time, the ...