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prepopulating columns with creator's property fields like phone and Title in newform

ShaerPoint 2007. Any good client code to do this? Possible with a calculated column?
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How to make SharePoint fields mandatory conditioned on other fields?

For example, in a workflow task, I might have a master field called "Approve" which, if set to "No", makes it unnecessary to complete the rest of the form (and thus makes them non-mandatory). Is there ...
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Uploading .exe to list works with default form, but not customInfoPath form

(please note: this question isn't about the validity of allowing .exe files to be uploaded - We know the risks, and have read all the alternatives. For us, using .exe is critical, as we have decades ...
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Overriding FormUrls and alternative form?

In a content type, I override the forms of the CT : <XmlDocuments> <XmlDocument NamespaceURI="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/v3/contenttype/forms/url"> <FormUrls ...
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How do I deploy custom list edit forms in the sandbox?

I'm creating a List Definition for use on 2007, 2010 (Sandboxed), and 2010 (unrestricted) that will need custom new and edit forms; unfortunately the Sandbox specifically excludes custom application ...
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infopath form submit error not getting logged

What is it that would cause no error message to be logged if the form fails to submit? I have a form that has custom submit code written and at times fails on submit. It gives a correlation id which ...
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Confirmation box on cancel button and cross (rigth hand corner)

Whenever I leave a page as in exit the page like click the cross button or cancel button it should ask for confirmation -Do i want to navigate from the page(Yes/No) If No, it should remain on the same ...
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Best practise add new form pages to existing list

We have a blog site that has allready been deployed to production. Now we need to add a new custom display form to a few of the lists in the blog. For new blogs of this type, it is not a problem as ...
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signout.aspx doesn't seem to be used

I have a requirement to remove a non-SharePoint cookie (if it exists) when someone clicks the "Sign out" link in the users menu. The cookie comes from a 3rd party system that we can use for ...
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Multiple Item Form only updates last row

I've created a multiple item form in SharePoint Designer 2007. However when I click save only the last row gets updated. I've simplified this down to just a primary key value and an input field yet ...
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How do I fetch the attachments from an AttachmentsField control?

In WSS 3.0, I've got an edit form which includes an AttachmentsField control. It corresponds to the list of existing attachments, with delete links. In a normal edit form, if you delete an attachment ...
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Validation on page load treats SharePoint field controls as empty

On a particular custom list item form I am making for my WSS 3.0 web app, I am required to validate the page when it is loaded up, so that any mistakes the user makes from a previous save are noted ...
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Custom Edit Form for Drop Off Library doesn’t work properly

I have to customize edit form for the Drop Off Library – add some additional fields from external content type Partner, define certain field to be in Display mode ... So, I created a custom edit form ...
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How to make field text bold in custom edit form?

I am already using custom field iterators to customize the fields on my list forms. When users are creating or editing a list item, I want certain field names to show in bold. For example, when users ...
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How to implement a hyperlink to display the logged in user?

I have a custom SharePoint list with about 20 fields. If possible, I wanted to include a hyperlink on the display, edit, new form so when the user clicks the hyperlink, their login name is displayed ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Electronic form data into SharePoint

We have a need for users to fill out an electronic form. I then want this data to be available in a SharePoint list for tracking purposes. SharePoint is in a hosted environment where I do not have ...
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Data View Web Part and Custom List Form show Attachments

I have found a few ways to add attachments to a Data View Web Part, but I can only get this to work when the SharePoint:AttachmentsField is not being used anywhere else on the page. Currently my ...
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Exception from HRESULT: 0x80131904 - when using Custom List Forms

Can anyone help ? I run into a strange problem. I have a custom List designed in Visual Studio 2010 with Custom Content Type.When I add Item to the list using default forms everything works ok. ...
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Upload a file into new document upon folder creation

I have a document library in which I want to store folders (people). Each folder have some metadata (person's properties). Then in each such folder I will hold documents (files) associated with this ...
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How can I remove/hide modified information on DispForm.aspx for Append?

I have a document library with a custom DispForm.aspx page. In this library, I have a column with the option Append Changes to Text. The DispForm.aspx displays the information correctly by this code ...
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Custom InfoPath Form - Upload Image from Computer Dialog

After customizing a sharepoint 2010 list form, I am losing the ability to upload an image from computer in a rich text box. It seems that this option is only available in the default SharePoint 2010 ...
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SharePoint 2010 ribbons disappears when customizing EditForm.aspx

When opening/editing a list item, the default ribbons (delete, version history, etc) appear at the top. However when I customize the EditForm.aspx and replace the default webpart with custom content, ...
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Form Action Workflow “canceled by System Account”

I've created a button, around which I've wrapped a form action that calls a custom form action. Problem is, it keeps erroring off with: User ID Date Occurred Event Type Duration ...
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Modal error dialog

I would like to modify modal dialog for add/edit list items. Precisely, if i got some error message because user didn't enter correct informations in modal form (I have validators), then - I want to ...
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Customizing the NewForm.aspx of the SharePoint 2007 List?

I have a sharepoint 2007 list and it has 6 site columns, want to have two modes of newform.aspx page. When user clicks on Newitem, it should display only 3 site columns and there should a link to the ...
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How do I customize a workflow task form?

I am trying to edit the form that appears when I edit one of my tasks in SharePoint 2010. I currently have a Workflow with an approval process. I believe I can get to the relevent form for my ...
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Possible to have Infopath form deployed in a feature? SP2010/VS2010

I'm using new VS2010 Sharepoint Project. I can add a site column, content type, list definition without any problem. Is it possible to also have an InfoPath form included in a Feature? I want to be ...
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Sharepoint Document Library with Item Content-Type?

Here is my problem: I wanted to use InfoPath forms, but due to complexity I have to switch to aspx forms. With Infopath Forms I could use a Forms Library, where the user is presented with <...
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Create Floating Menu With jQuery in NewForm.aspx

Part 1. I'm attempting to add a floating DIV within a SharePoint form. The description within the DIV is critical for filling out the form correctly and must be viewable at all times. So, as the user ...
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SP2010 Modal Dialog for Content Type “New” Form

When you create a new document set, you are presented with a modal dialog such as the following: I want to have this kind of "New Form" (modal) for my custom content type (with custom form). Now, I ...
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Workflow createTask: How to customize regular InfoPath task template?

Can I customize the InfoPath task form which is used by the regular createTask activity? I know I can create my own form and reference that in the elements.xml file, but I like using myForm....
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Custom form: Attachments are half-broken

I've created a custom edit form, and the attachments functionality is half-broken. When I click the attach button, it takes me to the attach form and I can browse, select a file, and hit OK. That ...
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SharePoint Designer doesn't see changes in content type

I've changed a site content type and set it to update those that inherit from it. However, when I go to create a custom list form based on a list with one of those content types, SPD gives me the old ...
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Document Library Icons

For SharePoint (2007/2010) if I want to build custom UI to render a Document Library (pretty it up a bit), is there a field on a Document Library SPListItem that tells me the link to the document icon?...
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What is the best practice for creating a custom form in SharePoint 2010?

What is best practice for creating a custom List/View/Edit/New page for OOB SharePoint lists in 2010? We have a site that wants to surface many OOB SharePoint 2010 lists (think Announcements, Events, ...
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SPD 2007 Custom Calendar NewForm.aspx broke DispForm.aspx

Hello I edited NewForm.aspx in a Calendar List now every time someone clicks on an event in any calendar view for the list, it takes the user to NewForm.aspx instead of DispForm.aspx, I changed GUIDs ...
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Custom Edit Form for a Picture Library SharePoint 2007

I want to create a custom edit form for a picture library, and change the default edit form for all picture libraries to a custom edit form. My question: how to create such custom edit form for a ...
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SharePoint Designer 2010 Make Copy of NewForm.aspx

How do you create a new copy of NewForm.aspx in SharePoint Designer 2010. I would like to the customize the copy. I tried to copy the source code from the original to a new New Item Form, but that ...
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Custom List form - Autopopulate Manager

I have a SharePoint 2007 custom list with the column Manager. When creating a new item I want the NewForm.aspx to autopulate the Manager field with the user's manager. I know we can autopulate ...
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DVWP, xsl choose

I'm looking at building a solution that will use this as it's base: Content Types as Statuses and I'd like to know if it's possible to create a DVWP form that only allows the first form, eg the ...
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How to connect a customized Dispform to a different list?

I have two lists (List A and List B) that were created from the same list template. The Dispform for List A was customized (some fields were cut out and others were rearranged). The customized ...
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Custom Form Template is not being used in SharePoint 2010

I have tried to create a custom form template but without success. I have followed several tutorials but it still does not use the custom template. If I change the template id to override the '...
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Getting started with Workflows in SharePoint 2010

I'm a starting sharepoint developer asked to implement the following scenario in sharepoint 2010. We're a bit lost on the best approach to get started.. I'm really struggling to find the best practise ...
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Custom Form Template Issues WSS

This is mainly a verification question as I have been fighting with an issue for a couple of days now. I have two lists derived from 2 custom content types. Both content types used the task base ...
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SPD - Inline Editing

How do I customize the edit template to look different than the default template? For example, I'd like to only display a few columns of information but when the edit link is clicked on for the DVWP, ...
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SharePoint Designer: Customised NewForm.aspx 'Magically' set as default for list

The situation. I inherited a SharePoint Portal with an 'Issues' list which was being used to add new work items using the IT Bug Content Type. Users asked for some additional fields for the NewForm....
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How to properly add a code-behind custom form template

I am creating a custom form template for a list and this form template uses a lot of controls such as panels and dropdowns. I am using a rendering template in the controltemplates folder and have this ...
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How can I get rid of the ListFormWebPart in a custom form?

I'm pretty new to SP, but I had to bite the bullet and create a custom new form for a custom list schema. I mirrored the field structure with textboxes and such, added some custom javascript, ...
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Implement the existing RichText editor in jQuery form

I have been working hard to develop custom forms that are completely done in jQuery/javascript. I can create all of the fields I want except for the richtext editor fields. I know sharepoint uses some ...