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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Restore viewstate while cancelling request

I have a SPItemEventReceiver with custom ItemAdding handler. When any exception occurs (frequently it's just a model validation) it handles this exception in Handle method. Now it looks like this: ...
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Column Validation help

I am struggling to get my column validation to be accepted. This is the logic I am trying to replicate: IF "Status" = "Successful" THEN "Date Completed" must be populated AND "Date Completed" IS ...
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Validate over-20 dropdown lookup column

I have a lookup column with over 20 items so it displays the more complex (input element) dropdown menu. The trouble I'm having is that users can type anything into that input, even if it does not ...
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SharePoint Validation Email Formula not working

I am trying to make a validation for email field, using this post: ...
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how to put validation using script in sharepoint 2013?

i want to set validation using multiple fields in Newitem.aspx. e.g. if user select type "Sick leave" and number of days are > 3 then he must add "attachment". i tried with presave action but it's ...
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sharepoint list validatation code not working

I have three fields in a list called Level 1 data incident, Level 1 data incident(Yes), and Level 1 data incident(No). Based on Yes or No selected from a drop down option only the appropriate field ...
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Checkbox required not validating

According to http://stackoverflow.com/questions/8045235/infopath-2010-validate-i-agree-checkbox-before-submitting you can set a checkbox to "required" and it will validate that they have to check it ...
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Group Validation Error When Adding an Attachment

I have an InfoPath form and workflow set for a list in SharePoint 2013. I am receiving the validation error: Field or group: my:group_2 Error: No exact match was found. I have reviewed the ...
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Strict Text Formats in SharePoint Online

In my SharePoint Online list I have column Serial# and I want Serial# in a specific format like 5CB34307L8, 2CE0031NWX For example if I type 512,bc1 it should be converted automatically into 512BC1 ...
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Validation Error how to move screen to error message

Currently on my SP site when a user submits/edits a form and a column validation error occurs the screen refreshes but stays where it is (so if you have scrolled to the bottom it refreshes you at the ...
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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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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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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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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 ...
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Validate Google Re-Captcha Server Side (Sandboxed solution)

I tried validate google recaptcha at server side, and according it's documentation, I had to do a request to an address (https://www.google.com/recaptcha/api/siteverify), passing three parameters ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...