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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How do I trigger the default form validation without submitting the form

I'm customizing the NewForm of a list item and need to trigger the default form validation from my JavaScript, but I don't want the form to be submitted, since I'm doing that in a callback later on. ...
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Add document preview to Document library form

I need to create form to enter metadata for newly uploaded document in document library in SharePoint Online. In that form user should be able to see preview of uploaded document. Actually, user ...
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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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Check if task has already been submitted on opening InfoPath task form and switching view to reflect so

I am trying to make my custom task form (of Visual Studio Sequential Workflow) to switch view to "Submitted" in case someone has already submitted this task before, since this task could be assigned ...
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Change the default file upload destination library in a discussion board post

On our SP 2013 discussion board, if the user wants to insert a file, they click in the body of the new discussion and then on "Upload File" in the ribbon. When the "Add a document" dialog window ...
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Change size of newform.aspx when clicking new item

I want to know if there's a way to change the size of newform.aspx, by default it looks narrow, but my design states that I need more space to display my form without having to scroll right or left, ...
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TypeError: SP.ClientContext is undefined

I tried to add data to a list using a HTML Form and Javascript. When I sent the data to the list I got TypeError: SP.ClientContext is undefined. After I cleared the cache and cookies everything ...
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SPD 2010: Can fields be hidden by Conditional Formatting on NewForm?

I use content types to dynamically change which fields (columns) are initially displayed on the newform page. I am trying to have the fields change as the user is filling out the form. I was trying to ...
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Electronic Signature for forms 2013

Is it possible to integrate a signature element in to a custom form? I'm using Sharepoint 2013 on premises. I'm using a List for training forms and am researching the viability of using signatures ...
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Make Task Form Field Read-Only using SharePoint Designer

How would I make a task-form field (SP2013) read-only (not hidden) using SharePoint Designer?
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Get the list of all available InfoPath forms in a SharePoint Site Collection - SharePoint Online

Is there a way to get the list of InfoPath forms hosted in form libraries, list inside an entire site collection in SharePoint Online The output should give, Site Name: Site URL: SharePoint List/...
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What are the alternatives to InfoPath

I want to design form, for SharePoint library. Previously I had deign complex InfoPath form, But now I don't want to use InfoPath form. Since Microsoft announced in a blog post titled Update on ...
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Form Creation in SharePoint 2013 Standard Version

I have read this article http://blogs.office.com/b/sharepoint/archive/2013/03/04/options-to-create-forms-in-sharepoint-2013.aspx about options to create forms in SharePoint 2013. I learned that ...
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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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How to default a Person FormField in New Form Template?

Without using any addons, has anyone discovered a way to set a default value for a <SharePoint:FormField> where the field is a Person/Group? We'd like to default a field on our newform to the ...
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Replacing AllItems.aspx with a custom AllItems.aspx

I'm trying to customize the page that is used to show the content of folders in a certain (dynamically created) list. This page appeared to be AllItems.aspx. To customize the page I decided to replace ...
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newform.aspx and People Picker field - set current user as default?

This is for SP2010. Got a list. One of the fields is a "Person or Group" type, with the results limited to members of an SP group. I've created a copy of NewForm.aspx in SharePoint Designer, and am ...
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How to open a form in a modal dialog popup using C#

I have virtually no experience with web development but now I need to create a web part for SharePoint 2010 and I am stuck. The web part is supposed to find all content types derived from folder ...
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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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My browser enabled Infopath form does not open in my browser

We have created a simple form in Infopath and have published it in a new library on our Sharepoint site. When we navigate to the library and click "Add Document" we get an error saying: This form ...
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Permissions for List or Library Columns

Is there any way to give permission to a specific field of a list or library? I want one of my users for example cannot add or edit data in a specific column. Can I set permissions to the form and its ...
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Public Facing Contact Form

I'm looking to add a basic contact form to a public facing sharepoint 2013 website. I know that this topic is a highly requested across the interwebs and there is very little answers for new users. ...
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Approaches to hide certain list columns from certain users groups, inside the add/edit/views form & inside list views without using 3rd party tools

I am creating a new list inside SharePoint server 2013, which have these columns:- Title Description Price Other… Now I want to only allow users within a specific group to be able to view and ...
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How to Query a Form Library in SharePoint 2010

I have a SharePoint 2010 Form Library that will have multiple documents. I have one form that will be feeding/creating each of these documents. Essentially, I need to have one document per each ...
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Data from an external form (hosted on wordpress site) into sharepoint list

What are my options for getting data from a form hosted on our wordpress site into a sharepoint list?
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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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Is there a way to import fields from a Microsoft Form into a SharePoint List?

I have a Microsoft Form with ~20 questions on it and would like to store the User's input from this form to a SharePoint list via Flow. Is there an easy way to import columns from the Form, or do I ...
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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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Changing the value of a field in another List from a Form Library

I have the following scenario: I have one SharePoint List - List_A and one SharePoint form - Form_A List_A has two columns (ConfigItem and ConfigValue) and it contain a few configuration settings. ...
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InfoPath 2010 Form / SharePoint 2010 List

I've been given an interesting project where I need to have a set of 3 forms as a readiness checklist for a software go-live event. I have approximately 200 offices that need to fill out forms of ...
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sharepoint list 2010 - forms

First I have built a helpdesk system using a SharePoint 2010 list with 10 workflows and it's up and running since 2 years with custom asp page show online statistic. Now I have an issue to build ...
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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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How can I call a custom JavaScript function after a form has validated?

I have a form for submitting events to our calendar. What I want is to call a function once the form has validated. Something like this: User edits item User clicks save button Form validates ...
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Forms being re-appended to themselves on every deployment (Sharepoint 2010)

I have a (sandbox) solution with some custom forms. If I deploy it to a site that never had this solution installed before, everything works fine. However, every time I deploy it again, custom forms ...
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Customize Error/Alert Messages on New/Edit/Display Forms

I want to customize the error message for unique values in a list: this value already exists in this list. Tried Can I modify the sharepoint error message? but it's not working. any working ...