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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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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How do I stop rules on submit if validation fails?

I have multiple rules on my submit button, which I need to process only if the validation passes. Currently if I have validation errors, the other rules run and change the views and the function on ...
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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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Custom webpart with validation

I want to build a custom form, with validation in SharePoint. Is there a built in library in SharePoint to validate required field, people pickers, choice fields, or do I need to use 3rd party ...
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Formula for sum validation

UPDATED QUESTION: I need a validation formula (no client side java) that ensures the following: Fields: Time 1 = Total Time in hours (i.e. 8 or 8.5) Time 2 = Optional Subset1 of total time Time 3 = ...
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Conditional dropdown validation

I have a dropdown named "Status" with a "Yes" and "No With Reservation" as options. If the user choose "Yes", form can be submitted, if "No With Reservation", user must fill out an "Explanation" ...
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Sharepoint Column Validation Error - Not going to second page

I added column validation to the drop-down choice questions on page 1 of my survey and it worked fine. The last question of my survey page 2 has branching logic and column validation. When I ...
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Enforce Unique Values Across 3 Columns

I have a list with 3 columns that are currently relevant: Customer Code | Product Line | Part Number I want to enforce unique values across all 3, so that at least one value of the three columns ...
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Column validation based on another column

I have a list where users can fill a column named "External effort (m/d)" (type of column is number). After that column, I have "External resource cost" column, which type is currency, and where users ...
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Can we add client side validation to workflow initiation form (without infopath)?

We are using SP2013 standard so Infopath form service is not available. By using SharePoint Designer 2013, I copied and renamed the OOB workflow "Approval - SharePoint 2010" to build a new workflow. ...
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Conditionally Require Data in SharePoint List Columns (cannot be blank)

I am working on a List where if a certain entry is edited/marked as "Closed" in the Status column, then the Resolution Date cannot be blank, and should not let the user save the changes (Stop Editing ...
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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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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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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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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 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 ...