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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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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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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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Duplicated forms overwrite each other at the same time?

There is a SharePoint 2007 form library whereby the filename is based on the following format - YYYYMMDD-HHMMSS and "duplicate files will be overwrite" option is enabled. What will happen to both ...
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Save Web-based InfoPath form with the title as its file name

How do I save a new web-based InfoPath form without having to manual-type the file name in the Save As dialog box as shown below: The 'Name' column, which represent the File name can be derive from ...
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Building an aspx form to submit data to SharePoint web service to get data into list

Can someone point me at a good step by step tutorial that will show us how to build an aspx webform that will submit data to the sharepoint webservice to get data into a sharepoint list? We want this,...
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“Cannot add file”-error when working with document library programmatically

I have two libraries, one with forms(xml) and one with a custom document content type. I have an event receiver ItemUpdated on the form library, which interprets the added/modified form, and creates ...
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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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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?
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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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Save and Submit functionality in new form of SharePoint online list

I have a requirement where if user comes to fill new item form, user should stay on the new form itself on click of 'save' button and once he click 'submit' it will get submitted. Technically on click ...
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Javascript pop-up confirmation box when a field contains a certain value but clicking 'Ok' doesn't submit the form?

I have a Script Editor web part running on a 'NewForm.aspx' page that contains some javascript that pops up a confirmation box if a certain field contains a certain line of text when the user is ...
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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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Want to open a form from a link in a freely-selected place (not from the link within a list or library)

I am trying to create the process described below: The user clicks a specific link placed in a page or subsite (I'm using SPS2013) Clicking the link opens up a form (doesn't have to be an InfoPath ...
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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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Sending form data to SharePoint list but nothing happens!

I am currently playing with a company SharePoint online with a view to make it look more "websitey". I am having trouble sending the form information to a SharePoint list (called "Tasks". I am trying ...
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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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Sharepoint 2013 cant access to controls ASCX in CS

I have file ASCX and there is this: <SharePoint:RenderingTemplate ID="DocumentLibraryForm" runat="server"> <Template> <Sharepoint:PeopleEditor runat="server" ID="User1" /> &...
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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 ...
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Approval Process form butttons only work Intermittently

I've set up a basic leave request workflow using SharePoint designer (hosted on SharePoint 365) that requests approval from an employee's line manager. When the line manager receives the email they ...
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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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Cannot Update Summary Task Form in infopath

I am trying to customize the forms used to add and update Summary Tasks in a Task List in SharePoint 2010. When I try to open the form in InfoPath I get an error 'Customizing the form for this ...
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Lookup column that auto filters bases on site pages.

I'm building a form that surveys user's opinion of the page the page viewed by the user. I have a list with a lookup-column that gets the ID from site pages. I'm looking for the ID to be ...
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Can i create a list column that has a view icon much like the edit icon?

Hi and thanks in advance for any answers provided:) Im very new to sharepoint so please forgive my ignorance. I am currently using Sharepoint 365. I am trying to find a way to view an item in a list ...
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Restrict user from selecting time slot if it reaches maximum number of seats

I am new to working with SP lists with jQuery. Here is my requirement : I have a InfoPath form for selecting training slot for employees. The form contains Date field and Time slots (Drop down having ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 Built-in App Calendar: People Picker - Autocomplete & Saves

Can the built-in Calendar App on Sharepoint 2013 On-premise "Attendees" column people picker be changed to autocomplete/people suggestion on the forms? This app is preferred over creating a custom ...
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Custom Calendar Display Form Not Showing Recurrence Data Correctly

Can someone please help and provide the details I need to be able to display the Recurrence Data correctly on a custom Display form (dispformcustom.aspx)? The default dispform.aspx shows the ...
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SP2013 column validation error message issue

I'm using on-premise Sharepoint Server 2013 and within my site collection I need to apply field validation formula to document library using document set content type. In case formula is used for ...
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Event Receiver deploying to multiple form libreries

I have three infopath form libreries: lib-2015, lib-2015,lib-2016. I inherited an event receiver that has been deployed to 2014, 2015 library, now I am trying to deploy it to 2016 library. Changing ...
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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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All sites in a site collection automatically redirect output to a default page in site

Steps to replicate the problem: Open a SharePoint (2013) list. Select a list item and click the ellipsis (...) and select either Edit Item or View Item to edit/view details of the list item. Instead ...