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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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Custom edit form associated with edit button on list view

I have created a view from a list which I created. I now have an edit button link on this view and need to link it to a custom edit form. How can I do this in SharePoint Designer. I am using ...
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how to move multiple items into a listbox in infopath 2010

I have an infopath form that has two list boxes. I'm wanting to be able to add multiple items from one listbox to another. similar to this : any help would be much appreciated!
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Forms: Sharepoint or Infopath & SharePoint?

This is really more of a strategic question. My company is looking at electronic forms in SP2010 (running a mix of InfoPath 2007 & 2010). We currently run Office 2003 & MOSS2007 and run a ...
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What happen to the Person/Group Picker field's content when Person/Group is deleted?

In a InfoPath 2007 form, the Person/Group Picker control is often used to select person or group from a SharePoint Site and validate those users against a directory provider. What happen to the form ...
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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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Use application page as edit form on list?

I createad an application page and put it under /_layouts/, in the list definition I specified the edit form like so: <FormUrls xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/v3/contenttype/forms/...
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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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how to show infopath form in an email

is it possible to have a form in an email? I'm needing to create a form that will be sent to a user based on a workflow variable. This email will have two field in it that will need to be filled out ...
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How to constraint InfoPath form page view to certain group of users

May I know if it is possible to set a constraint where certain group of users can see certain page view of a web-based InfoPath 2007 form? Scenario: I have 3 group of users - Group A, Group B and ...
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InfoPath 2007 Web-based form reading from Bar Code Scanner

May I know if it is possible to query InfoPath 2007 web-based form via a bar code scanner. Scenario I have a bar code scanner and a web-based InfoPath form. The InfoPath form contain one section for ...
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Hide column in Form using jQuery

I am using SharePoint Online and trying to make a column (My Column) invisible in the NewForm.aspx using jQuery (which I have no experience in). Here is the code I have tried by inserting into a ...
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Use CSR/JSLink to hide Fields in New/Edit Form

JSLink don't work for me in this case, can some body say is this Code below ok. (function () { (window.jQuery || document.write('<script src="https://teamsite/_catalogs/masterpage/jquery-1....
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Can I edit the New/Edit Forms for a Document set in sharepoint online?

How can I edit the forms for a new Document set? I've added a column of the type hyperlink to the content type Document set, and I'm filling this column with a workflow after the creation/editing of ...
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Get approval status in edit form

Is there an easy way to retrieve item approval status (moderationStatus) inside the edit form? During display of edit form I need to know wheather the currently edited item was approved or not. I see ...
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Storing data entered into a custom web part

When building a visual web part that uses an ASP form for an interface, what is the generally-accepted "best" way to store the data once the user has filled out the form? The only way I can think of ...
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Check if the user has attached any file

When I open(edit) some item in a list I want to check with JavaScript if the user has attached any file in my Edit Form...
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PHP form to SharePoint 2010

I'm having trouble figuring out a solution to a minor problem: how to get a form submission into SharePoint from our website. If we were using a Windows Server, I believe we could use InfoPath Form ...
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PDF forms for SharePoint

What are you thoughts on PDF forms for SharePoint instead of InfoPath forms? Can PDF forms handle logics and rules like Infopath Forms? What are some good 3 party tools for PDF forms for SharePoint? ...
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What are Forms in Lists?

What are Forms in Lists? What are the Forms available in Lists? And What is "InfoPath"? How is it related to Forms?
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SPServices : Write data into a list with UpdateListItems

Context : I was trying to use UpdateListItems to write some html textbox data into a custom list. The list "Cabinet" contains 13 columns and has already a line of data, only the first column "name" is ...
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design a form in sharepoint designer 2013

What is the current way to create and design a form in SharePoint Designer 2013? I have a list and there is the form for a new item start.aspx#/Lists/Listname/NewForm.aspx. In SharePoint Designer I ...
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PreSaveAction: how to return true/false on asynchronous checks?

With the PreSaveAction function we can perform our custom validations on the client side before committing data to the SharePoint. In this function we must return either true or false according ...
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Calculating Time Difference in InfoPath Form

Is there any way to calculate the difference between two time fields in an InfoPath 2013 form in minutes? Time Arrived: 1:00PM Time Left: 2:00PM Difference: 60 I understand that this can be done in ...
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Use a HTML form to create new list items

I've created a HTML form webpart with some inputs. I want to insert the data contained by the inputs into a Sharepoint List on submit. How can I do that?
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Update multiple items in document library standard view

I have a custom standard view for a document library which contains thumbnail images of each item uploaded. For ease of use, I'd like to be able to add 'live update' checkboxes to my standard view so ...
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SP13 Capturing Email Address in Survey

I created a survey and have the "Created By" column type active. However, when individuals answer the survey instead capturing just the "created by" field is there a way to capture their email ...
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Dropdown menu doesn't fit in form

I have a problem with the way Internet Explorer displays the drop down menu from a look up column in a form. I have a list that contains the names of US, Mexican and Canadian states. In State Folder ...
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How do I convert a Infopath form created in sharepoint to Word

How do I convert a Infopath form that I created in sharepoint to Word Thanks
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New/Edit click should redirect to custom form instead of newform.aspx and editform.aspx

i want to redirect to my custom form when i click on new button in sharepoint list and document libraries.Also , i want same behavior on edit click button.
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Sharepoint Online- Fillable form for external users

I'm new to Sharepoint Online (and SharePoint in general) and have a question about external sharing. I would like to create a form that would need to be filled out by multiple different users and use ...
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Changing the title of New/Edit/Display form in CSOM

How I can change the title of list's form? The following code does not work: $("#dialogTitleSpan").text("New title") UPDATED I found acceptable solution. I use MutationObserver for tracking changes ...
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Disable Term Store Input Fields

I would like to disable input fields for managed metadata from the term store in a new item or edit item form on a custom list. How could I do this with javascript and jquery? Should work in Chrome ...
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Increase width for form modal dialog

How do I increase width of forms modal dialog? API provides a way to specify ModalDialog options: SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog(options) Method, however how do I increase width in case when I use ...
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Custom Jquery script to hide fields inside my New & Edit form is not working on Iphone safari web browser

I have defined the following jQuery script to hide some columns inside my Edit & New built-in forms:- $( document ).ready(function() { $('.ms-formtable nobr:contains("Item Number")').closest('tr'...
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How to Edit InfoPath Form Web Part?

I need to make changes to a SharePoint 2010 page that someone else created. I have full admin rights to the site. I was told that the page is nothing more than an InfoPath form embedded in to the page....