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Questions tagged [form]

A form on a web page allows a user to enter data that is sent to a server for processing. Forms resemble paper or database forms because web users fill out the forms using checkboxes, radio buttons, or text fields.

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Existing content type add new/edit/display forms

I have a Content type that is being used on a list on many subsites. I'd like to replace add/new/edit forms for that content type. It is on Office 365 + i cant use sandbox code at all. Only option ...
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How can I implement Track Changes functionality with InfoPath 2007/2010 in SharePoint 2007

I need to track changes from version to version in my InfoPath forms that are hosted in a SharePoint 2007 form library. Can someone walk me through what my options are? I need to understand all of ...
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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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Creating new copy of Infopath form to allow user to resubmit to library as new copy

I created a form in which once in status approved I am planning on having a new view which would be read only for the customer. Our customers need to have access to the library to look at their ...
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Web Form with unique ID to CSV

I have a big question, I just joined a project for work about sharepoint. They threw me in there with knowing that I dont have any SharePoint knowledge. I dont want to let my first project down so i'...
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SP2010 Using Modal Dialog for Forms : Beginner Questions

So I am trying to figure out how to use some java script in order to use a modal dialog to display new item form. The below is what I have thus far, but its not working and I am not sure what portion ...
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Hide/disable ribbon bar buttons with client-side code

In SharePoint 2013, I'm trying to figure out how to hide or disable the Cancel button in the ribbon for the default form (NewForm) for a document library. Looking at the form source, I think this is ...
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Can I have a Form Library within a Document Library as a sub-folder?

I'm creating a team site and we need a Document Library titled "Safety", for safety documents. These include training PDFs and Excel Spreadsheets. However, we also have a form we fill out for incident ...
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Setting End Date to same as start date

I have a list that I created to track start/end times for activities. I'd like to set the form so that when the user enters the start date it populates the end with the same date so that users ONLY ...
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Can the hard-coded column name in a custom display form be dynamic instead?

I have a column in a list: “C” is the external column name and “x0043” is the internal column name. For some reason, in a custom display form, the external column name that is displayed is hard-coded ...
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Custom display form is showing old column names

Situation: I created columns A, B, and C. I created a custom display form with SharePoint Designer 2013 that displays A, B, and C. I renamed columns A, B, and C to X, Y, and Z, respectfully. Problem:...
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How to add hide/show section toggle to InfoPath form?

MS Word 2013 has this great feature. You can define sections of a document with Headings. You make certain lines headings by highlighting the text and choosing the Heading 1 Style from the ribbon. ...
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Update Custom Forms with Powershell

I'm trying to update custom forms of SharePoint lists in a large amount of SharePoint 2010 subsites with powershell. I'm not quite sure what the correct approach is. The form itself can be found as ...
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Content type fields marked as “hidden” aren't being hidden in the form?

I have a SharePoint Online list library which allows users to create a list item by using a simple form. In the backend of this site I've configured some hidden columns which are needed for some ...
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Hidden Columns Suddenly Reappearing in Forms on All My Sites

I had many columns hidden from appearing in forms of SharePoint modern lists. I logged in this morning, and suddenly all the columns reappeared in the “New” and “Edit” forms. However, they’re still ...
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Display New Form of a List in a Web Part page

How can we show a List Form/New Item Form (/servername/site/Lists/listname/NewForm.aspx?) as a web part in a SharePoint 2010 page? Adding a list web part obviously only shows the list items/views. I ...
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Show persistent status bar + form to update easily

I want to keep informed the end-users of my SharePoint site of any issue or relevant informations. Naturally, I would like to do so by filling HTML elements (input and select tags). Hence displaying a ...
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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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Infopath Subform/Link to Another Form within a Form

I am trying replicate a database I have in Access with InfoPath and SharePoint lists. Currently I have two lists which are related to each other. List one is Suppliers (Parent) and list two is ...
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How can I send the results from a form (with HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery, etc.) to a Sharepoint Library

I am trying to create a form with html, css, javascript, jquery. Basically, what I would like to do is, when the user clicks on the "Submit" button, the values entered in the form will be send to a ...
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Cannot modify User Roles in InfoPath

I am trying to modify the User Roles for my form but the button 'User Roles' button in the Data tab is greyed out and I cannot click it. Anyone has any idea what might be the reason? I tried googling ...
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Creating a form in SharePoint Online

I'm trying to create a custom form on a SharePoint site, but I'm having some trouble with it. Most tutorials I've found seem to assume the SharePoint software, but I'm running Linux and only using ...
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How can I create an 'Edit button' in my display form?

I am modifying my display form at the moment via code in SharePoint designer 2013. People feel its difficult to find the Edit button on the top left corner of the SharePoint display form and always "...
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Autofill manager's People picker in Infopath-created form

I am designing a form that basically has two people picker fields. One is the currently logged in user, and the other is the manager. What I would like, is that whenever the form is opened, the ...
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Cannot be blank as rule in sharepoint designer and infopath

Is there a way inside workflow rules to make this rule: "if field A is not empty, then field B cannot be blank"?
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Hiding a button control when submitting Infopath form to Sharepoint Form Library

I'm creating a public facing form that needs to have the standard Submit button at the bottom of the form. The forms are stored in a Sharepoint form library for staff to review. The problem I'm ...
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Edit Displayifs.aspx webpart layout

I am trying to edit the displayifs.aspx page so that the layout can look like this: At the moment I only get the option in advanced mode(of sp designer) to do a vertical or horizontal layout of web ...
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How to create a button in powerapps that can add another entry to the same column?

I'm starting to learn to use SharePoint & I just want to know if there is a way I can use SharePoint online & PowerApps to create a button that will allow multiple entries to be submitted for ...
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Check for field value before continuing with closing form

I have a listview that is filtered for values that are populated by a workflow that starts when an item is created or edited. The problem is that by the time the form is closed and the parent page ...
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SP10&Access: error message in web form because over 25'000 items; but it works when ignoring error. How to ignore error message automatically?

I have a question. Maybe someone can help. Current situation: I use Access to publish a web form on Sharepoint (yes, i know that Web Access is a bad idea and I know that it doesn't get suported ...
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Sharepoint online and InfoPath publishing problems

I have this problem happen all the time with my InfoPath forms and form libraries. I log into my SP Online account in IE. I go to the form library / Settings / Advanced settings and click Edit ...
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How to refresh a page automatically after 3 seconds on button click - SharePoint 2010

I have a form in SharePoint. People can fill out this form. Once this form is completed its go sales department. In this form, there is a Cancel Request button that allows the user to cancel a ...
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User clicks on a checkbox, shows hidden/nested subcheckboxes

Is there a way to hide/show a sub/child checkbox group depending if a parent checkbox is checked? I was able to do something similar with a drop down: if a user selects an item in a drop down, ...
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Display all content from a repeating section with fields

I've got a slightly complex InfoPath 2007 form that will act as a web page for my users. The customer has set a requirement that there be a basic form of a "comments" section in the page, such that ...
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Infopath forms not added to central admin after deploying workflow

I am making changes to several SharePoint state machine workflows that each contain Infopath forms for the workflow tasks. I have been able to deploy all but one of them successfully. The problem I am ...
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Populate new item form with info from page

Is it possible to populate this new item form with information already filled in another form? In this example, I have customized the default new item form to include a webpart to another list. ...
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Auto Populate lookup fields in Infopath List Form 2013

Environment: SharePoint 2013 Application: Infopath List form 2013 We have a List(Suppose ListA ) with different lookup columns from different lists, and we are connecting list (ListA) as a data ...
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How do i enable scripts on only a enterprise wiki subsite

I have been trying to create a very simple Enterprise wiki subsite in which our engineers will be able to search for and create wiki posts (pages?) through a form created with the "Embed Code" button ...
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How to change textbox size on form?

I am creating a sp 2013 form by creating a js script and a html file that lists the items in a table format, some of my input boxes only contain number so it isn't necessary for me to have the long ...
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Workflows: What's the best way to expire an item in a list?

I have a list where people enter in items they are trying to sell (classifieds) on a form. They are supposed to set an expiration date for their items for one month, however some do not. I want to ...
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Easiest way to design a wizard-style modal dialog?

I would like to learn about what options I have if I want to design a modal dialog with a wizard that can call custom back-end C# code (I've never done front-end SP development). There seem to be ...
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form views only allow certain people to view them

I have 4 views, 2 for a manager user and 2 employee views. I am wanting it so when either of them open the form up, they can only see the views associated with them. How can I do this?
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Can field in form autopopulate based on other field's drop down selection? Both fields are from the same list

I have a form that's pulling in items from different columns of this list:![List][1] On the form, you have the option to select Job Title and, later on the form, Systems Access, ![Categories][2] Since ...
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Different InfoPath view depending on SharePoint library it is viewed from

I have a SharePoint form library with an InfoPath form that has several different views (call them V1, V2, V3). Currently I also have another form library that has a form that consists of one of the ...
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How do I realize a Database based on user form input?

Hello everyone I am new to sharepoint. Since I dont know much about it yet, I would be thankful if you can drop some hints and key words for my problem since i dont know where to start on this. ...
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Feedback Buttons html sharepoint

i need to create a feedback page. The feedback is submitted via 3 buttons(smileys) - good, ok and bad. So far i got an html page with the buttons. When you click one, you get redirected to another ...
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InfoPath If Statement

I need to add an InfoPath formula such as the following: if(Unit = "Percent"){ Numerator / Denominator *100} Else{Numerator} I know the formating something like (TrueResult | ElseResult) [(...
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Get field value from form and pass to web part list view filter

In SharePoint 2016, I have created an edit form with a web part in the footer area that displays list data. I would like to grab the value from the field named Start Day and then use that value to ...
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Decrease vertical space between fields | Custom Sharepoint Form

Good Morning; I am using Sharepoint 2013 OP with SPD 2013. How do you decrease the amount of vertical space between 2 fields on a Sharepoint Custom Form? I have created the form using SPD2013, ...
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How to hide spell check button in a custom form - Sharepoint 2013

Good Morning; I am using Sharepoint 2013 OP with SPD2013. I have made a custom form using SPD2013. I want to hide the "Spell check" icon at the top of the form. How do I do that?