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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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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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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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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Nearest thing to allowing entry of text or date in list

I have a list which collects the dates that systems were lasted tested on. Ideally therefore, I would like it to be a date field. This way, SP uses built-in functionality to validate the entries. ...
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Linked Field Validation

I have two fields within a list which should be dependent upon each other. When the user creates/edits a list item I need to ensure that if one of the two fields has a value then the other is ...
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Calendar Column Validation for booking after a specific time

I'm trying to write a column validation for a SharePoint calendar to ensure all bookings are after 8.30am in the morning and before 5pm at night. I've tried the following: =AND(TIME(8,3,0) < ...
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Column validation on managed metadata term

I would like to validate when i create a new list item that the metadata item selected is a specific item and not a top level category for example in the above you should not be able to select ...
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Server side validation if Javascript disabled on user's browser

I have developed a small form with 3 input type = text and one input type = submit button. The end user fills the form and submit it, but no data inserted into backend List. (probably empty form is ...
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Check if a list has the expected structure?

I must use a list in a webpart and display some data/graph/etc based on the list content (notice: this is simplified, so please do not give it much importance). To be used the list must have a ...
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How to validate field across multiple lists

So I'm created a number of different lists and libraries with workflows attached. When someone creates a new job, the document is uploaded to the Job directory (library). If it classified as a ...
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Find out if validation errors exist in InfoPath form

Does anyone perhaps know of a way to find out at any point when a form is filled in if there are any validation errors on the page? I am having a lot of trouble with users that are not very ...
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List validation on multiple fields?

I would like to validate a list item so that if one field is true, then another must be completed. If the first one is false, then it can be ignored. =(([Start Deferment]="Specific Date") AND [Start ...
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Does web part property validation only work for visual web parts?

Suppose I define a web part property like this: private string _myString = "default value"; [WebBrowsable(true), WebDisplayName("My string"), WebDescription("A simple bit of text to ...
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Using an event receiver to validate a page

I need to evaluate certain properties of a page whenever it's being saved/published as part of a custom validation I need to implement. I notice properties has both Cancel and ErrorMessage properties ...
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Infopath: Validate Status field when there is change in Date

I have a non-required field called "EntryDate". But if status changed to "Processing" then end user has to populate the "EntryDate". I can't seem to get this working. Please suggest what are my ...
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Issue when checking URL containing %20

I have custom control which displays different details depending on which site the user is currently at. My problem is that as soon as the URL contains non-alphabetic characters, the controls fails to ...
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Disable/Bypass JavaScript Client Side Validation

Is there a way to entirely disable client side validation of list forms? Specifically the date field validation which occurs before the form is ever submitted. I have tried PreSaveAction() but not ...
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validation control not working

I am using sharepoint validation control to validate only numbers but whatever i enter it says "please enter valid number". What is wrong with my validation expression? ...
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Validations not working in Sharepoint 2010 at all, Both list and column validation will not affect my request form? [duplicate]

I have a task request form that has a column of [Date of Request] (which would be the day that they are adding the task to the main hub and I need to validate two dates within a form I have [Date of ...
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Validating dates on a form in Sharepoint and validation will not work at all anywhere, what can I do? [duplicate]

I am trying to validate dates in a task request form that has a column of [Date of Request] (which would be the day that they are adding the task to the main hub. I, then, want that [Date of Request] ...
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Column validation for US phone number format

I want to validate the field for US format phone number(478-857-4578). I used the below code, it works fine for all but one scenario. If I enter only 4 digit number or below than, the error message ...
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Custom validation in newform/editform using jquery

I have an "Issue list" and I am writing some jquery code to validate some fields based on the status of the issue. I am using PreSaveAction() function to make the validation, but I see that the fields ...
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List Validation for Single line of text and multiple line of text

I need to validate in item list, that all defined text fields are filled with text if a choice is set with "valueB"; With choice "valueA" the text field may not be filled. I solved this with list ...
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Sharepoint 2013 client document library Column validation

I try to upload file to document library with metadata. When I enter validation for one column the file does not upload even data is correct or incorrect. Always show this exception List data ...
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Site column validation - not allow to use slash / backslash / questionmark / \?

Got a script that creates new site collection based on a template (clone site collection). Problem is that some users type in slash / backslash in the title site column, that makes the url wrong. ...
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List Form Jquery Save Button (validate, save, redirect) error. Is there anything wrong with our syntax?

We have a custom list form that we are trying to save, validate, and redirect. We can get the button to save and validate, but not redirect. And vice versa. We have tried several variations on the ...
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Check on username in custom list validation

I have a list adding records. I need put a validation in a List column for the column named "Target Date". I went to List Settings, Validation Settings and added the formula and the User message. ...
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Sharepoint 2010 custom new form column validation

I have a custom list and custom New Form created using Visual Studio. Now I wanted validated a Amount column whether the value is less a value from another List column. I also have Newform.cs file. ...
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How to implement validation warning in page layout for column “Title”?

I am using sp 2013. I have created a custom page layout. I would like to implement an validation warning on the "title" and "comments" columns. Something like "It is not possible to use more than ...
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Error while adding a file to document library with the following code

I am using the following code to add a file to my document library, but it keeps giving me List data validation error (even if the values are correct!) myHashtable.Add("Text","Valid"); ...
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Validation for column choice

I am creating an event registration list using Sharepoint and have a column with the choices session 1, session 2, session 3 etc. How do I set a validation rule to limit the number of items for a ...
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SharePoint 2010 List Validation not working as expected for DataFormWebPart

I created a custom list and kept the "Title" as unique and required. When I use the ListFormWebPart in "NewForm.aspx" all the validations work fine, i.e. for required and dulicate entry it shows ...
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Validate that text field matches a format zero or more times

I have a "single line of text" column in my list that needs to contain zero or more numerical values, separated by semicolons, with no spaces, letters, or other characters. The contents of that column ...
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List Data Validation still fails for document library when data is valid

I have a document library with a column with Column Validation. Whenever I try to add a file to the document library, it fails even when the data input is valid! try { file = ...
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Validate Number Column not to accept comma

I want to use ootb column validation to not accept the comma in number field. Can anyone suggest to me what a formula would look like?
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Fields validation with Javascript in custom WebPart - SharePoint Online -

I'm currently developing a SandBox WebPart for SharePoint Online (2013) which have two TextBoxes. I'm trying to add the following code for validate the Email and Subject TextBoxes once the Button ...
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Validation upon initial entry

I have a new SharePoint list in which the user enters an item number along with other information. Is it possible to check the item number for all other item numbers in the past 7 days. If it exists, ...
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Data Validation

I have a list in SharePoint. It collects the date it was entered and then a Dynamic Column called Days in House. This column should update by subtracting the creation date from today's date and ...
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Validation on a list using IF, AND and ISBLANK

Im trying to validate my list in SharePoint 2010, so that it will only proceed when a column = xyz and a date column is not empty. I took a stab at the syntax and came up with this. ...
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Validating Password based on nested IFstatements and FIND function Problem

I am having trouble figuring out how to validate multiple special characters in SharePoint 2010 when a user inputs a password. The special characters that are allowed are: !@$*#%&^)+ . When i have ...
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List Form Validation Logic Not Working as Expected

I'm trying to include Validation Settings for my List Form where I've got a column called Food Service and another column called Food Service Type, where Food Service is a "Yes/No" type column and ...
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Unique Validation on Calculated Column

I have 2 columns (first name and last name) in a SharePoint custom list. I have a calculated column called "full name" just concatenates the first and last name columns. Due to requirements, I need ...
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Column Validation Forumla Question Regarding Special Characters and ASCII

I've run in a problem writing a formula that will basically validate what the user enters. So for example, i need a user to input a password using the following criteria: 12 characters long 1st ...
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Data Inputing in Multi-Line text box and specified type

Good Day all, Im new to sharepoint, I have been ask to test sharepoint to see if it would do what we need, in terms of data inputing for our specific data model. The input is important as we need to ...
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Person Group type column not listed on a custom list's Validation Settings page

I have a Person Group type site column that I am using in a custom list through content types. On the Validation Settings page of the list I cannot find that column listed in the selection list of ...
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SPUtility.ValidateFormDigest breaks ASP.Net server side validation

I have a Web Part which is using SPSecurity.RunWithElevatedPrivileges, and thus needs to call SPUtility.ValidateFormDigest. However, this apparently causes it to ignore all ASP.Net validators server ...
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ValidationFormula to include 2 datetime fields

I have a custom list which is created via code. It has 2 fields for start and end date. When I specify the ValidationFormula with the 2 fields, the code errors out. Is there a way to validate the 2 ...
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MAC input validation in SharePoint 2010 list

I would like to validate the input of a MAC address in a list and have gotten the formula 90% there. The final step that I'd like to accomplish is to set any upper-case characters to lower. I know ...
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How to validate on an absolute date?

I have a datetime field named "Date", and would like to only allow values within a specific range, say March 2015 - June 2016. Is there an easy way to do this? This rather hard one doesn't trigger any ...