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Customing the newform.aspx of a list using jslink in SharePoint 2013

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How do I customise the newform.aspx of a list in SharePoint 2013 using JSLink?

A lot of examples seem to be for customising list views. I can't find anything that explains how to customise the new form for adding a new item to the list.

Basically I want to style the whole new form to match my look and feel.

Can someone please tell me how?

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newform.aspx uses an InfoPath form which you can customize with InfoPath Designer a lot easier than with JSLink.

Also depending on what "look and feel" changes you want to make, adding a custom CSS file to the master page can get you changes that will affect all InfoPath forms.

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I suggest to you to take a look of a post of my collegue Chris O'Brien. I wrote an amazing blog post about this topic:

http://www.sharepointnutsandbolts.com/2013/01/using-jslink-to-change-ui-of-sharepoint_20.html


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Customing the newform.aspx of a list using jslink in SharePoint 2013

up vote 14 down vote

How do I customise the newform.aspx of a list in SharePoint 2013 using JSLink?

A lot of examples seem to be for customising list views. I can't find anything that explains how to customise the new form for adding a new item to the list.

Basically I want to style the whole new form to match my look and feel.

Can someone please tell me how?


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newform.aspx uses an InfoPath form which you can customize with InfoPath Designer a lot easier than with JSLink.

Also depending on what "look and feel" changes you want to make, adding a custom CSS file to the master page can get you changes that will affect all InfoPath forms.

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Well, I have my reasons for using JSLink. Sorry, but your answer is not helpful. - ashwnacharya Apr 4 '13 at 7:05

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