I need to do some customization with my new item form in Document Library, I have a document library, when i click on new item the new item form opens in a modal dialog i need to prevent this from happening as i want it to open in in a new tab or in the same page but not as modal dialog but i want to display on the page completely. Thank you


Goto List Settings > Advanced Settings

You will see an radio button

Launch forms in a dialog?

Click on "NO" and press ok

and you are done.

Check this link for details

  • I tried... in SP 2013.. by default its selected as NO, but still its opening in dialog box :(
    – Avinash
    Jul 10 '14 at 6:00
  • did you tried omitting &Isdlg=1 from the link that is on 'New Item' ? Jul 10 '14 at 6:10
  • I tried and there is no &Isdlg on the sharepoint designer page
    – Avinash
    Jul 10 '14 at 6:17
  • what is the link on New Item ? Jul 10 '14 at 6:22
  • I changed it using a CEW, i wrote some javascript to redirect on click :)
    – Avinash
    Jul 10 '14 at 6:36

I used this Javascript to redirect:

<script language="javascript" src="http://ajax.googleapis.com/ajax/libs/jquery/1.6.4/jquery.min.js" type="text/javascript"> </script> 
<script language="javascript" type="text/javascript">  
    function PageOnLoad() {    
        document.getElementById('idHomePageNewDocument-WPQ2').onclick= function() { document.location="http://sp2013/sites/sitecollection/doclibrary/Upload.aspx"; };    

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