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How to avoid saving a newer version of a form with each modification in InfoPath

I have a form that goes round in an approval flow. Every member of the process (around 4-5 per form) has to open it, do some modification and submit again. I have used concat formula in the Submit ...
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Custom Edit Form not showing fields

I have created a custom edit form to a specific list on my site. This custom form shows all the fields normally to my user, who is a site collection and farm administrator, but the other users have ...
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disable people picker 2010

I am using following "code" to disable people picker in custom edit form: $("div[id$='_UserField_upLevelDiv']").attr("contentEditable",false);//Disabling People picker $("span[id$='_UserField']")....
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Can you customise and deploy List forms in a SharePoint Online environment using Visual Studio?

It is possible to use SharePoint Designer to create a new form, and then set it as the Display/New/Edit form for a library and we have done this for a few forms so far. However, this doesn't really ...
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Huge margin in form that I don't see in InfoPath designer?

This is my first form design. Below is a screenshot of InfoPath followed by a screenshot of the form dialog in Sharepoint using IE11. I added an ugly background color to make it obvious what's going ...
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Why getElementsByTagName() return an empty collection?

I'm using javascript inside the console of Firefox and this method does not work as well as 'getElementsByClassName()'. I specifically added class attribute to my tags in order to access. Could ...
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SharePoint custom edit form button javascript onclick set fields value

I'm fairly new to developing and I have a custom form that I made using SharePoint designer 2010 - I need to start my workflow on the click of the button, but I'm not using a site based workflow, so ...
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How to POST to form with redirect

I have been trying to do this for hours now but no luck. I have an application page in which there is a form. When user clicks Submit button, form values are submitted to an external site where user ...
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Unable to save choice changes to a list item after converting comments column from rich to plain text

Background: I have a SharePoint 2010 list where users can edit items via an edit form: they can leave a free-text comment in comments fields (text columns) and change the status of a list item by ...
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Custom forms for content type

Can someone give me an specific example on how to do this? Or some guidance here I don't want to use Visual studio just Sharepoint Designer. I already now that you can gro from SPD to the content ...
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Custom Form per Content Type

There are couple of custom content types under a content type group. These content types are added to a SP Library. The ribbon in the library lets user select a content type in the library. The ...
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Using default people picker on custom form

I have found some posts that have a little information on the topic but nothing that has an answer. Is there a way to get the OOTB people picker to work on a custom form? The best that I have gotten ...
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Submitting a document in a drop off library using a custom form

Here is an old post with the same issue. I am using a drop off library and it works great OOTB. However, I would like to use a custom edit form. I can create the form and use it no problem, but ...
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Add content type drop down menu to custom form

I need to add a drop down list to a custom form that allows you to select the content type. The default editform.apsx has this menu but when I create a new custom edit form I can not see how to add ...
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Custom Form Update Best Practices

This is a general question on how deploying a custom Visual Studio form to a SharePoint list works. My understanding is that custom forms can be added to an existing list definition or to list ...
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Open form inside a form(Modal Popup?)

I have a custom form which has a gridview embedded in it and also a button that redirects to an other form. When the user fills the other form and saves it, it gets updated in the grid view in first ...
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Can the hover/active borders of form fields be customized and/or disabled?

I'm really not crazy about field borders in forms. In InfoPath, you can get rid of the borders, but then the row heights jump in the browser once the form is published to SharePoint. So--reluctantly-...
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Starting custom workflow from custom form page

I have a library which has an InfoPath form as its content type with a custom workflow built into it (example of workflow in my other question ages ago: Are sharepoint workflows always sequential?) ...
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Import process running much slower when started inside timer job

We have implemented a CSV import fort some large CSV files. The process can be triggered by the user changing a drop down value of a file inside a sharepoint library to "pending". Our importer then ...
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Move Custom list form between environments(Dev, UAT, PROD)

Environment : SharePoint 2010 Enterprise I have created custom list forms(new, edit, disp) in my development environment. In the CustomEditForm I have inserted XSLTListView webpart(Child List) below ...
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Infopath created form not editable

I have created an InfoPath Edit form for a list in my SharePoint. And when published to SharePoint I am unable to edit the fields. All the fields look greyed out. Can any one please assist me to get ...
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How do I use infopath to host a form on a parent website and have the sharepoint list on the child site

I have a client with a parent website that is open to their IT department with a child website that's permissions are set to just their members of the team. A public parent site and a private child ...
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Form not start a workflow

I using SharePoint 2013. I have several forms of editing for the same item. I also have a workflow that starts when editing an item. I would like a form not initiate this workflow. is this possible?
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2 Sharepoint 2010 lists. custom list(A) and a related task list(B). workflow runs on A. Can update status in list B specific item?

I have 2 Sharepoint 2010 lists. More specific a custom list(A) and a related task list(B). I have a workflow that runs on list A. Within this workflow I need to create tasks assigned to different ...
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Sharepoint List with Custom Form: setting the Content Type

I've been developing a list with custom forms using Sharepoint 2010 using this excellent article: http://blog.karstein-consulting.com/2010/12/29/walkthrough-create-custom-sharepoint-2010-list-form-for-...
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NullReferenceException: Task List, RelatedItems and New Item Forms

I started trying to make myself a custom New Item form for a OOTB task list in SharePoint Server 2013 with the latest CU's. I found that if my DataFormWebPart had the RelatedItems field present and ...
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Dynamically changed view of XsltListViewWebPart (in the custom form)

I have a form with custom XLV: <WebPartPages:XsltListViewWebPart ID="Xlv" runat="server" />, AFAIK, the view for this webpart is stored in the list as hidden. When user open form, the XLV query ...
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Custom List Display Form doesn't apply to all users

I created a custom Display Form but only system admin can see this change. I set the disp form as default disp form and checked in. What else should I do? Thank you.
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What causes this error? - Server error: This schedule may only be modified using the SharePoint forms?

I have a list which has a bunch of aspx pages in the root of the list, along with the standard New, Edit, Display forms. I am not able to save any of these, I recieve the error noted in the Title. I ...
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How to open application page on check in button click in document library

For a document library ,while checking in document, I need to open a customized check in form on click of check in button instead of opening inbuilt form. Does anybody know how to do this ? Thanks ...
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Custom Form for Document send to option

I have a project on Sharepoint 2010 which requires the following: 1) Under the document settings, there is a "send to" option, I need to be able to add a location to that "send to" which will access ...
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Close window after save editform with Drop off library

I have a problem with closing my explorer window from the SharePoint 2010 listitem editform. I am opening a new explorer window from Outlook. In this window I open the editform from the ...
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Customize the listforms(newform.aspx) using sharepoint designer

I am working on customizing the newform.apx of the list called customerList. So I went ahead and created a newform1.aspx using designer. This newform1.aspx has all the columns of the customerList. ...
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My custom form isn't saving lookup fields

I have a list with two content types. I've created two custom forms for creating new items (because one field I don't want until the 'edit' form). One works great. The other one doesn't. What's ...
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How to manage hardcoded paths in custom InfoPath forms for different environments (dev, staging, release)?

When you create custom InfoPath forms for your SharePoint components (lists, workflow tasks or initialization form etc) all web references point to InfoPath Designer. Create one from a blank form and ...
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Infopath forms - Filter external datasource items by user profile

As a continuation of another question of mine, I'm implementing cascading drop-downs using InfoPath based on this article . The thing works nice but I'm wondering if there is a way to also filter the ...
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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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Customized list form not showing in Teams tab

I've customized a list form using PowerApps in SharePoint Online. The intent is to have the list display and be utilized on a tab in MS Teams. The customized form displays and functions properly ...
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Edit Item List Button Error

I have a list with the "Edit (link to edit item)" in the first field. When clicked, it should open a form but instead, I get the error below I know there isn't anything wrong with the form because I ...
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Sharepoint Custom Actions Ribbon

Wondering if anyone can assist. Is there a way to create a custom action button that goes to a custom form that then when you save the form it doesn't hyperlink to your AllItems list? When you save a ...
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How to convert SharePoint list item to PDF document

I have created SharePoint list with customized Powerapps form, and i would like to generate PDF document from SharePoint list item. Kindly provide your suggestions on how to proceed. Thanks in ...
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Form with Multiple Inputs from multiple users

I need to create a form with the following requirements: Needs to be able to accept multiple inputs from multiple users. Save as a draft while other users are still filling form throughout the day ...
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How to fill out a text field with the name of the current InfoPath form view?

We have a SharePoint list with an associated InfoPath form. The form has multiple views based on different field values and rules e.g. view_item (all fields), new_item, edit_a, edit_b and edit_c. ...
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remove the 'x' in people picker (in chrome and firefox)

I have a test form on a SharePoint site provided with some JavaScript code which shows how to disable and grey out sections in a form. I am trying to remove the 'x' in the people picker section using ...
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Error while clicking the SharePoint Custom List edit form save button

I am working on office 365 list custom form (SharePoint designer form). Here I have a scenario like load other list columns in the drop-down column, I did it using REST API adding jQuery. But while ...
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Creating multiple sub items in an item?

Using a SharePoint 2013 environment. Here's the example. A party request form. You have all the standard fields. Name, location, date, contact, guest count, etc. My question is when in this ...
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List Driven, Cascading, Multi-Choice form fields

I am looking to be able to select multiple values like this. Circle Red Blue Triangle Green Blue Square Yellow Green Red Blue So I can have a Circle-Blue; Square-Yellow; Square-Green; as the ...
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After migration from SharePoint 2010 to 2013 Command UI Handler Command Action is not working for the Custom button

We have custom buttons in the ribbon. Button will be enabled based on the status. CommandUIHandleris are working well for All button except for Submit and Resubmit buttons after migrating from ...
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SharePoint Online, Classic Mode - Create empty page for custom form?

I have custom html code with form, and want to use JSOM to create new item. I want to have completely blank page, but with SharePoint context. How do You usually do it? As I understand I can create ...
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Using Flow and Powerapps to create library item usage approval

I am using SharePoint Online. I have a library (Image Library) and a custom list (Request use of image). I would like users to be able to view an item in the image library, and then click a button ...