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.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

1
vote
1answer
360 views

Issue with deploying webpart in sharepoint 2010

We've created 2 webparts under a single visual studio solution as a farm environment. But after creating the WSP and trying to deploy it to our UAT, we are getting the following error This ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
2k views

validating a column based on a value in another column

I have a list which has [Status] and [% Complete] as columns. In the [% Complete] column, I added a validation rule to pass validation when [Status]="Complete" AND [% Complete]=100, otherwise retunr ...
0
votes
1answer
430 views

Dashboard from Excel file with Data Validation and Protected Sheets

I want to create a dashboard in Sharepoint using data from Excel Workbooks. Each Workbook has 2 sheets: Data and Dashboard. The Data worksheet contains raw data and the Dashboard tab contains KPI's ...
0
votes
1answer
440 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
525 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
14 views

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?
0
votes
1answer
474 views

Date field validation in SharePoint 2007

I need to limit the Date field in a SharePoint 2007 list so the users can enter date from today and up to year after. How can i do it?
0
votes
1answer
39 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
31 views

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"? ...
0
votes
1answer
325 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
24 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
3k views

List validation Sharepoint 2010: How do I validate date column based on Status?

I have an Action Items list that captures [Created], [Status], and [Date Completed] columns. [Date Completed] is an optional column to be entered at a later date when the Action Item is closed. If ...
0
votes
1answer
54 views

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 ...
3
votes
1answer
74 views

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" ...
1
vote
2answers
163 views

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: ...
0
votes
1answer
29 views

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 ...
2
votes
1answer
131 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
37 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
27 views

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, ...
2
votes
2answers
313 views

Sharepoint multi-column validation

I've got a custom list that contains multi collumns. The validation is made by a custom contenttype. Now I want a combination of two columns to be unique. Until know I did not found a way to solve ...
0
votes
1answer
22 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
11 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
527 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
3k views

infopath > How to make sure there is an attachment

Creating a resume upload form where user must upload attachment. On submit button I want to disable submit button if attachments is not present? I added Attachments is not present and this seems to be ...
0
votes
2answers
111 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
34 views

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 ...
1
vote
2answers
4k views

sharepoint 2010 column validation syntax

I'm trying to find information on how to form proper column validation formulas, but can't find any explanation of formula syntax. All I keep running into are snippets of formulas, what I'm looking ...
1
vote
0answers
59 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
40 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
152 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
706 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
794 views

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...
0
votes
1answer
86 views

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 ...
0
votes
0answers
44 views

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.
0
votes
1answer
16 views

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 ...
0
votes
1answer
33 views

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?
0
votes
1answer
39 views

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.
0
votes
1answer
29 views

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 ...
1
vote
1answer
675 views

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 ...
7
votes
2answers
1k views

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. ...
1
vote
1answer
143 views

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 ...
1
vote
3answers
215 views

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 ...
2
votes
0answers
49 views

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 ...
0
votes
2answers
199 views

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 ...
1
vote
0answers
70 views

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 ...