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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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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How to change required field error message?

I have two required columns in a custom list. When adding an item using OOTB new form, the required field validator shows same error message You can't leave this blank. For both required ...
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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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How do i prevent duplicate entires based on multiple criteria

How would I prevent duplicate entries into a list from being entered based on the status of a different item on the list. For example, I don't want someone to enter an new list item if they have an ...
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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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Site collection Validation

While restoring a site collection, what all properties can be taken into consideration for validating the restore. (Say for example, if I have a a properties of the site before backing it up.. And I ...
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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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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 ...
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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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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 ...
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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 ...
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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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Sharepoint List Form Javascript get validation results

Is it possible to find out using javascript/jquery if a SharePoint 2013 new/edit list form throws validation errors? Something like: if(page.ValidationFailed) //do something I do not won't to ...
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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?
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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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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 ...
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Column Validation for day Monday OR Friday

I'm working with a date and time column and need a validation that returns true if the day of the week is Monday OR Friday. Users are not permitted to add an item on any other day of the week. ...
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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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form validation

I am new in javascript. I want to validating a form with five columns. FormDescription My Form Contain 5 input fields and one submit buttom I want following output 1.Initially submit button ...
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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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how to get Relative Url using Jquery in Sharepoint Site?

in my sharepoint site first i want to get Host URL(/Site URL ),and user enter Relative URL in TextBox then i want to append that relative url with Host Url Using JQuery and nedd to check that url ...
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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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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 ...
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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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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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How to specify a specific range of dates

I have a List that tracks certificates. I need to limit two of the input fields and I'm not sure how. I have a formula (=[Expiration Date]>[Last updated]) in place that prohibits an Expiration ...
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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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c# - how to validate sharepoint list column against ValidationFormula programmatically

I need to validate a string that user submit against SPField.ValidationFormula while adding new record to custom list in c#. Line to add new record is SPListItem item = mylist.Items.Add(); I have ...
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Help with list validation please

I'm trying to do a validation in one of our list. Basically, I have a Drop Down box with 5 choices (let's say choice1 to choice5). If choice2 OR choice3 is choosen, I'd like to have a mandatory ...
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Change in jQuery code from SharePoint 2010 to SharePoint 2013

I'm migrating a SharePoint 2010 VS project to SharePoint 2013. The project has custom list definitions and custom add, edit and view forms and uses jQuery 1.8.3. In 2010 the following code works fine: ...
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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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column validation syntax

Trying to compare 4 fields (only if populated) against one another so that no data is duplicated? I've tried something like this but gets too long. =IF(LEN(f1=1), ...
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Email address validation error

I have an EMAIL column and added this validation code: =AND( ISERROR(FIND(" ", [EMAIL],1)), IF(ISERROR(FIND("@", [EMAIL],2)), FALSE, AND( ISERROR(FIND("@",[EMAIL], FIND("@", [EMAIL],2)+1)), ...
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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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Task %Complete calculated column show date/time

Im trying to create a calculated column to show completion date of a task based on %complete. So if the task has hit 100% then it should autofill a date/time value based on this percentage.
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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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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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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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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 ...