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Validation checks that the product design satisfies or fits the intended usage (high-level checking), i.e., the software meets the user requirement. This is done through dynamic testing and other forms of review.

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validate Unique users in 2 columns sharepoint List

I have a list which stores information about new sharepoint site requests. Where i have 2 fields (people and Groups) Primary Site Collection Admin Secondary Site Collection admin Both of this ...
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Document validity in sharepoint 2013

I have some documents which are valid only for 3 months. It consists of some tax rates.Is there any possibility to show that the uploaded document is valid only for 3 months and further it should be ...
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SP2013 Column Validation Length without spaces

I have a Column Title, and need to get its length but not counting any spaces. This is a test should give me the length of 11 With LEN I can get the length of a string, but with the spaces. After ...
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Why does this multi-field validation forumula work in Excel but not in SharePoint 2013?

Why does my simple formula work in Excel but not-work in SharePoint? Why does this formula... =IF([Request Type]="Review",(IF(ISBLANK([Request Date]),FALSE,TRUE)),TRUE) ...work in Excel but fail ...
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Person Is Valid SharePoint User [MultiUser]

I have a list with column named 'MultiUser' [DataType: Person or Group, Multiple Selection Yes] I want to validate all the Users in List using SharePoint Designer. I can do this if there is only one ...
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Validating Sharepoint Column doesnt contain word Sharepoint

I want to create a single line of text column that validates following items: Unique:can be done using OOB column settings 10 character: can be done OOB column settings All Lower Case: How do I do ...
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List Validation

In attached sharepoint list column "Status" Data Type is "Number", Column type is "Calculated", Formula :- =IF(NOT([Balance Qty]=0),"OPEN","CLOSED"). Here the requirment is if "PO Date" is not ...
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Validation formula on new items only

I'm using the following formula to prevent users from entering spaces on the article name field. =ISERROR(FIND(" ",ArticleName)) The problem is the users have already entered data in this field ...
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List Validation Settings - Multi Line formatted Columns Missing from Create Formula

I have a custom list in which some specific fields need to have additional validation which I am implementing through Validation Settings. However, on the Validation Settings page, when I go to ...
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jQuery .validate - submit don't fire after error

Validation plugin works fine except following scenario: user click submit button while text box is empty, get error message, then fill text box and click button again. This time nothing happens. Any ...
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SP2010: Add validation to a wiki page

I have a table on my wiki page. Is it possible to validate the data in those tablecells?
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Column Validation for Choice column

I made a new required Choice column with these choices: "", "Yes", and "No". Is it possible to use the built-in Sharepoint 2010 Column Validation to validate that the user chose either "Yes" or "No"? ...
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Sharepoint Column Validation

Can someone kindly give a short explanation of how SharePoint column validation works. As I tried to validate one column I didn't know if its working or not coz I wasn't getting any error message or ...
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validating textbox's value according to regional and language settings

I have created an application page which contains many textboxes some of them must accept only decimals (amount). Administrators can change the language and regional settings and some counries has ...
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How to Determine if One or More Fields in Custom Edit Form have Validation Errors

So I have a DVWP with an Edit Form. The form uses jQuery tabs to organize the fields for the different roles that edit the item. I would like to show a message at the top of the form if at least one ...
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Basic List Validation

I need to have a list validation using SharePoint 2010. What I am looking for is something like this: if( ( A && B ) || C ) Where A, B and C are expressions. I have the first part, A ...
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How to validate SharePoint form field using regular expression?

I am using SharePoint form field. I used regular expression for allowing only numbers not less than zero, but it is allowing alphabets and throwing error if I enter number less than zero. function ...
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Survey, validate today's date question

We have a private survey. The date the survey was completed is to appear in an Exported Excel sheet. To do so, I have added a Date Field question in the survey named something like "Today's date" ...
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Give users specific options in a single line text field - Sharepoint 2010

I have a list with a single line text field - [title]. Due to users being difficult, I now need to tighten this field down and only allow them to enter certain options. I was trying to do this via ...
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Insert a list item using REST form webpart: 403 error even when X-RequestDigest is present

I intend to insert a list item from the main page in intranet to a list hosted on another site collection. I made this simple HTML & JS to get it done, but I always get the 403 / FORBIDDEN error: ...
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Form validate - New item

I have a list on Sharepoint, and when some user add a New item, I need to validate fields... I would like something in jQuery... something that if the field is not validated, it shows a msg error and ...
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How do you validate a column only if it's new item being added?

I recently added validation to a field which works great. =[Arrival Date]>=TODAY()-5 However, I ran into an issue when an employee is editing an older item to update the "Status" but it's not ...
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List Validation Settings

I am trying to create a list validation rule that works for more than 1 argument. I have 2 dates as input, DATE1 AND DATE2, and a third date which is used to check that the first 2 have not expired, ...
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List Validation Settings: Ignore case when finding word

I am validating a column to see if it contains blacklisted words. I want to capture the words whether they are upper case or lower case but I cannot seemed to find any solution on the internet. Does ...
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Validations for formField control

i have some FieldForm controls I need to validate. For example : Fieldname=quantity, for this I need to validate like quantity > 0, and for a SharePoint datetime control I need to validate that ...
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Is it possible to report an activity date and calculate which pay period it falls under in a bi-weekly schedule

I really have no idea how to address this. I am tasked with marking and developing a way to track late entries based on the created date of a list item, the reported activity date(date selector), and ...
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Conditionally hide/require form column based on radio buttons

I'm sure it's been asked a million times, but after hours of searching and messing around I have been unable to find a solution...Hopefully someone here can help me? I have a SharePoint list that has ...
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validation in sharepoint

I have a textbox field. I want to put a validator for the textbox that if it contain any special character in name then need to throw exception. Below is the code I used but not working. Please let me ...
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String validation with variable length?

I am using SharePoint 2013 and I am trying to validate a field that has a variable starting length but a certain format. The format I am using is XXxx-123456. Where 123456 is any 6 digits and XXxx is ...
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column validation across survey questions

I want to validate responses to a question in a survey using information from a previous question and I just can't get the survey to take the validation formula. Basically: Q1 = How many hours do ...
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Validate entire column with condition

I have a list that has a column which is an integer. Is it possible when selecting a number to validate if this number has already been chosen in the list. For example List Title Order ...
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Infopath Form requires me to Submit twice due to Slow Validation

I have created an InfoPath form that is connected to a SharePoint list. Apparently you can't use the Developer option in InfoPath if it's a List Form (Stupid, but hey). Form Contents (in Order): 4 ...
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Column validation formula within and outside of a list

I used to have this problem some months ago using SharePoint 2010, now it's back (SP 2013). Unfortunately I cannot remember what my "solution" was back then. Anyway I would be very grateful for some ...
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Client side date validation in SharePoint List form using jquery

I want a validation for no past dates i.e something like StartDate>=Today Is this possible can anyone help? Thanks...
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SharePoint Column Formula Validation

I need to check if a column (type Number) is an Integer (no decimal). I added this formula to the list validation: =mod([MyField],1)=0 But I get this error: The formula contains a syntax error ...
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Web Page Security Validation

What's the "best practice" when it comes to the web page security validation expiration? We set ours at 55 minutes per web application. We have SharePoint 2010, Standard Edition.
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Trouble opening Excel Document

I have Microsoft Excel 2007 and am trying to open and edit a document from my Employer's SharePoint (I am not sure what version of SharePoint they are running, unfortunately). I have attempted to ...
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make something a required field depending on value

How can I make a column required depending on another columns value. Is it possible to do this without javascript?
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2 base items change the items in a form

Not really sure how to go about this, I want this vanilla sharepoint if possible. I have two 'Base Items' Player and Manager. These both have different forms. Some columns will be the same but some ...
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attach file in sharepoint list, validation with attachment

Is there anyway to have a field that can link to a document. Like the attach file but an actual column field. If not is there anyway to use the attachment as a validation. So if there is no attachment ...
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Recalculate Calculated Columns with Javascript

Has anyone some sample javascript code to recalculate a calculated column in SharePoint 2013 tasks? This should work on new and edit form and also with the AllItems view. Many thanks.
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change value of an item in validation

I am using list validation and I want to use an IF statement where is changes the value of a field. Say IF([column 1] >2, column2 = 'hello' If true, column3 = 'no' if false) Is this possible using ...
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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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Check for Valid User via Button

Ok, so I have a form that has multiple views, some read only and some editable. Each form has buttons to open the other forms in either edit mode or read only mode based on a field being set to ...
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how to validate fields with html5 & sharepoint 2010 webpart?

Recently, I tried to get validated fields with RegularExpressionValidator. When I deployed the webpart, the click event is not working as expected. I hear that RegularExpressionValidator is not ...
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Cannot save sharepoint page with my custom webpart (with asp.net validation controls)!

I am using sp2010. I have created a visual webpart in Visual Studio 2010. In this webpart I have created a sort of contact form with fields and a button. I have deployed this webpart to my sp site and ...
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Required attribute is ignored on Dropdown and Radio field

It seems that Site Columns defined as Type="Choice" ignore the Required="TRUE" attribute when it comes to form validation on the Edit/New pages. In this sceanrio, I chose to not define a default value ...
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SharePoint Custom Validation with ValidationFormula

I was wondering if there was a way to execute a validation using the SPField.ValidationFormula before you use SPListItem.Update(); I would like to know that a field is not valid before I execute ...
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Making Presaveaction() wait for SP.UI.ModalDialog response

I am using the Presaveaction() to perform pre-new/edit form validation. Once all fields have been validated successfully I would like to offer my users the ability to 'Save and Exit' or 'Save and ...
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Creating a Checksum/Hashcode for files for a comparison/validation after Migration?

I was wondering if anyone has stumbled upon or knows of a method on how to create a Checksum/Custom Hash for a file on MOSS 2007 or SP 2010 ? The problem I am having is that I am trying to validate ...