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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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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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People Picker Field Validation without Designer

SharePoint 2010 and unable to use SharePoint Designer Form: Users answer a yes/no question in one column, then provide a name in another column. The people picker column is only required when the ...
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Is there any way in Sharepoint to add a different form to each stage of a workflow

I am trying to figure out a a way to do the following in a workflow If in stage 1 => Send form1 once form1 value1 is true Move to stage 2 In stage 2, Send form2 Once form2 is marked "complete" end ...
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PnP-js-core Document form

Is there any example or guide to start using PnP-JS-core in the forms? Sharepoint Online. I've been looking for a while without luck!
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SP 2010 data form web part pagination not going beyond “next” page

Using a dfwp to display a list from a sub site on a parent site in batches of 5. 1-5 pages to 6-10, no problem but then the paging link does nothing. The "start" link that appears is also dead. I'm ...
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Document Set Name field is empty on View all properties page

Sharepoint 2013 EE (installed not by me). What do I do: Create new Web application Create Site collection in it Add Document Set Content type to default Documents library Create new document set ...
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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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Lookup fields will be rendered as a list of checkboxes inside iphone safari web browser , instead of being rendered as a select list

I am working on an issue tracking list which have a lookup column named “Related Issues”, which is rendered as a select list inside IE on desktop browser as follow:- But when I access the list from ...
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html & javascript to change URL on a form action based on a drop down

Using simple html and javascript how can I have one html form that asks two questions: Text OppID Dropdown LegalEntity LegalEntity will have available company1 & company2 When company1 is ...
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Infopath Form to show count down limit

I have an Infopath form connected to a calendar/list that has limits the amount of times someone can submit the form according to date and time. I'm trying to find a way to display how many timeslots ...
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How to edit the page to show the form in the full page width?

I removed the navigation bar and links from the top of this form ( need to go to all user to fill in) Would anyone please let me know how can I move the form itself in the page? I want to remove extra ...
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Sharepoint Online new form move bottom save button location and change text to submit

I've made some edits to the new form whereby I hide several fields. Issue is, the table sections which hold those hidden items are causing a large gap between the apparent bottom of the form and the ...
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Conditionally required fields

I am creating a InfoPath form where there is a choice field with 6 options. $1, $2, $5, $10, Specify the Amount, Revoke. If Specify the Amount is selected, a text-box field should be filled ...
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Error when trying to print an InfoPath form to PDF

Trying to print out an InfoPath form as a PDF generates this message alongside a Text document rather than a .PDF document. %%[ ProductName: Distiller ]%% 06bmfqu not found, using Courier. %%[ ...
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Display Multi-field Checkbox

I have a MultiField Choice list item. By default it displays: Choice 1, Choice 2, Choice 3, Choice 4, I would like it to display like the following. Choice 1, Choice 2, Choice 3, Choice ...
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Special character in SP.UI.ModalDialog option “Title” ignored/not accepted

I have a question regarding my ModalDialog. There is an option called title: options.title = 'Benutzer wählen'; Now if I display the dialog: var dlg = SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog(options); ...
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“People or Group” field with both People picker & autocomplete capabilities inside the built-in forms

I know the following facts about "People or Group" column type:- Inside the built-in New & Edit forms they will be rendered as auto-complete fields. Inside custom forms they will be rendered as a ...
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How SharePoint works with Infopath and an Access database?

I have a database already created in Access. It has a form which uses queries with macros to export an excel with the information chosen from the form. SharePoint would be the perfect tool to share ...
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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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Infopath form is displyed as xml in a form library

I am trying to transfer some forms I have developed in the past in SP2010 environment to SP2013. The problem is that when I create a form library in SP2013 the submitted form gets saved as XML file ...
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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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How to Add a Cutom Task Form to a Visual Studio 2010 Sharepoint State Machine Workflow

I have developed a SharePoint 2010 state machine workflow in Visual Studio 2010 for a document library. I have built a custom task list and a custom content type for the tasks. The workflow itself ...
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How to use already existing information in three different forms + default values

I have three forms, one for new membership, one for changing your membership information and one for continuing your membership. In new membership form you give your basic information; name, phone ...
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Upper limit for the number of fields and rules in an InfoPath form?

We know of the upper limit boundaries of SharePoint itself but, what about the limits of a InfoPath form published to a SharePoint Form Library as a web form? Does the size of the form have any ...
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Append-only comments field from SP List not displaying in Infopath form

I am trying to get a data connection set up in InfoPath to display the comments history in a multi-line text field with "Append Changes to Existing Text" option enabled. The field comes from a ...
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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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SP 2013 Column Widths

I found the script below for controlling the width of a SP column elsewhere on this site. What SharePoint file would I insert this code in or can I just create a file with the code (and proper column ...
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Can I create Sub-Forms on SharePoint?

I would like to create a form that manages opportunities for my business. The form would collect all relevent information like order date, time, etc. But, within this form, I would like to have 2 ...
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Limit choices in field based on count of choice on the list

I have a sharepoint list tracking training dates for employees. Users add a new item, and select the training date they want from a choice field on the new item form. Optimally, once a date is ...
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Show/Hide part of InfoPath form based on the chosen option from the drop-down list

So I am trying to select an option from drop down list so that it should only show the info path form related to that particular section
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Choose which links on SharePoint 2010 page open in same window

I have an InfoPath Form Web Part on a SharePoint 2010 page. The form has a bunch of hyperlinks which by default InfoPath opens in a new window, but I added the code below in a CEWP on the SharePoint ...
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How to get the URL of form library item on another list

Scenario: User changes item in List A eg Field is flagged as SOLD for ItemA, this creates a form lib doc called SOLDItemA. Then the workflow will send an email sending to salesrep a link to that Form ...
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Update List Item in Form

I have a list of Computer Names containing different columns, like Name, Description, and Price. e.g. MacBook Pro / Intel i7 / $2300 I have a form made with InfoPath where I have a dropdown that ...
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Aggregate Data Source New Form Field Problem

I have webpart with five form field. But i need a data from another list. So i use linked data source. When i use it my all form fields broken.Some Input type text change input type file. <...
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Adding a form in SharePoint online

I'm using SharePoint online, set up by another company. There have been loads of issues with permissions and in general the whole build (of a simple intranet) has been pretty painful. I need to add ...
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Unable to publish SharePoint Info-path for based on content type

I have one form library with one content type and info-path form attached to content type. I have republished the info-path form to form library instead of site content type so it cause the duplicate ...
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Set the New Item Link to choose between available forms

Objective I'd like to change the functionality of the New Item button for a Document Library. Right now if you click the button, it simply prompts you to upload a document. I want it to provide the ...
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Setting hyperlink field in SP 2010 does not work for view-specific link of InfoPath 2010 form library

This is my first question on any stack exchange site, so any recommendations on how to improve asking a question would be tremendously helpful. The issue I am facing here today is setting a hyperlink ...
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Linking a form to a button

I have created a form in InfoPath that is stored on a SharePoint site. I have added cascading filters that filter the projects by using a SharePoint list as a data connection. What I want to do is ...
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Is there an input field for unique values for Infopath Forms within SharePoint? If not, how to create one?

Goal: I am attempting to create an Intake Form on Infopath and publish it to an already existing SharePoint list as shown below: As you can see, the first field is ID#, which I left the right row ...
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Infopath is publishing the form with old name

I have renamed the infopath task form in sharepoint designer. For Example: Old Name is: task_034_028_.xsn Renamed to : Task1.xsn After editing the form in infopath i am going to publish it but it ...
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Form Validation - Compare Column Data

I'm needing some assistance with Form Validation. I have a column inside my sharepoint listed called "Payroll Close Day". This column allows the end user to select from a choice of values being "...
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Form Not Populating New SharePoint Field

We have a form that populates a SharePoint list. We added an additional DateTime field to the list and then to the form. Submitting a filled-in form does not populate the newly added field in the ...
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using <form> to call _spPageContextInfo

I created an aspx page calling _spPageContextInfo to get information from the site. If I include: <form id="Main" name="Main" runat="server"></form> on the body of the page ...
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JSLink on SPField does not work in forms

SP2013 On-Premise farm solution. I'm trying to use Client Side Rendering to change how a specific text field is displayed. I want to implement a color picker, but I didn't want to have to create a ...
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How to change a InfoPath Form Library (Secondary) field before publishing

Looking for help. As simple as this seems, I don't see how / where to alter the typing error that I created for an InfoPath form field. I am using MS InfoPath 2013 locally, I have created a web ...
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InfoPath and SharePoint language changes

We are trying to use SharePoint 2013 and InfoPath as an incident reporting system for a global company. Is there a way to allow users in countries using languages other than English to view and enter ...
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SharePoint initiation form dynamic approval list

I want to create an initiation for for the following process: 1. User uploads excel file 2. User triggers workflow manually 3. Initiation form allows user to select 4 approvers from a drop-down list (...
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QuickParts used in Word document to fetch SharePoint library data are causing client application crash when editing the document

I have a big problem! I have a document library with a document template and this worked fine for weeks. The document includes QuickParts that synchronize with the columns of the doc item. Since a ...
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How can I hide a column (no content type) without using code?

I use SharePoint 2013 and I want to hide some columns from the NewItem and Edit Form, but not from the View Item form. I am not using content types atm so a solution without content types would be ...