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Questions tagged [modal-dialog]

In user interface design, a modal dialog is a child window that requires users to interact with it before they can return to operating the parent application

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SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog using the html option

http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ff410058.aspx says that you can use the option html to display html text in a modal. I have a string like this; var html = '<div><strong>Test</...
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JavaScript: How to reuse the “Working on it…” pop in

Sharepoint 2013: In have custom JavaScript code that makes Ajax calls. While loading I'd like to show Sharepoint's loading pop in: That is the one that greys out the underlying page and centers a ...
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Modal Dialogs and Minimal Download Strategy

I am having the following issue in SharePoint 2013 Online (Office 365 Preview): when I try to display in a modal dialog a page that relies on MDS (Minimal Download Strategy), the dialog opens but then ...
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How do I show a loading div when opening a modal dialog from a CustomAction?

I have created a new CustomAction which is a new item (link) in Site Actions menu. When you click it, it opens a modal page (aspx). Everything works fine, but it takes about 3 seconds to open the ...
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Passing args to QuickLinksDialog with JS

I have a small button on a site which when i press should start a QuickLinksDialog and fill in some of the fields there. Everything goes good and well except the fields (like: title and url) still ...
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Use SharePoint 2013 “Working on it…” during ajax call

I'm trying to use the SharePoint 2013 "Working on it..." during ajax call. This is the code: function ShowWaitDialog() { SP.UI.ModalDialog.showWaitScreenWithNoClose(SP.Res.dialogLoading15); } ...
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Opening and closing AssetPortalBrowser.aspx in SharePoint modal popup

I am trying to open the "OOB" AssetPortalBrowser.aspx from a page within a SharePoint native modal popup. My aim is to get the selected filename back to the script. So far I was able to open the ...
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Maximize modal dialog on SharePoint 2013

In SharePoint 2013, maximize button is missing when click on New item, and there is no way to maximize the modal dialog (opened by standard New or Edit item). I tried JavaScript method that works on ...
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Unable to get property 'showWaitScreenWithNoClose'

var waitingDialog = SP.UI.ModalDialog.showWaitScreenWithNoClose('Your action is in progress...', "Please wait while we generate the tasks for you."); error Unable to get property ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Modal Dialog Box is cropped

I am working on SharePoint 2010 project with custom master page. I am having this problem where contents on my modal dialog box is cut off (see below). I have spent hours googling and using firebug ...
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Open a different page within a modal dialog

On button click I am opening a modal popup and containing a custom webpart. The custom webpart inside the modal popup has a button, on click of this I want to open another modal popup but while doing ...
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CORS problems upload.aspx dialog

I'm trying to upload a file and to show the Upload.aspx dialog from an external web site. I have this code: function openUploadNewDocumentDialog(passingID) { var dialogOptions = SP.UI.$...
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Detect if modal dialog box

Is there a way to detect using sp.js or jquery to detect if the current context is in a modal dialog box? Im not sure I explained that right, so here is a situation: We have a branded system master ...
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SharePoint Modal Help - pass value back to parent when closing

I'm using SharePoint Modals within my implementation, I've used these before and have basic experience with them. I do as much work as possible in C# and use JS where I have too :-) My current ...
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Possible to close a Modal Dialog from code behind?

I am popping up a Custom Application Page using a call to SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog. Is there a way that I can close the dialog from the code behind after a user clicks a button?
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Prevent/override standard Modal Dialog close button(X) from closing

I want to validate custom modal dialog form and if its not ok, prevent form from closing. For this purpose, I attached to X-close-dialog-button. Problem is to prevent it's default behavior. function ...
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How to use SP.UI.ModalDialog on plain old HTML page

I have a plain HTML page (not aspx) that is hosted in my Sharepoint site Assets. Below is the source. <!doctype html> <html> <body> <button type=button onclick="openDialog()"&...
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Prefilling field in NewForm.aspx in modal popup

I have a listview setup on my page which shows orders from an orderlist. Works great. Now I want to add a column which displays an icon. When the user clicks this icon, the NewForm.aspx page from ...
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SP.UI.ModalDialog undefined - Close SharePoint Modal dialog with javascript

I have created a modal dialog in SharePoint with the elements.xml. I use a SharePoint Hosted app. This is my CustomAction Definition: <CustomAction Id="2c2b7036-4582-4238-8205-b348628c0ed9....
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Open modal dialog from code-behind with parameters

What I need to do is to open an aspx-page in a modal dialog when the user clicks on a asp:button. Currently I'm doing this: (Markup) <asp:Button runat="server" ID="TestButton" Text="Add Category"...
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In SharePoint 2013 is it possible to change the size of modal popup which opens when loading new/edit/display form of all lists?

In SharePoint 2013 is it possible to change the size of modal popup which opens when loading new/edit/display form of all lists? I want to inc the width and height. Please guide..
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How to add a “processing” gif to a Modal Dialog?

I am popping up a Modal Dialog using SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog. From the time that the modal pops up until the controls render on the page there is sometimes a bit of a lag. What I would ...
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Navigation as per Sharepoint user group

I have an edit form that opens up in a modal dialog box. I need to navigate it to different forms on SAVE/CANCEL clicks as per the user-group of currently logged in user. For eg, project leaders to ...
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Rich Text fields in New Item Dialog - IE9

I had an issue with a number of things due to upgrading my web application's master page to utilize IE9 for HTML 5 and CSS 3 goodies. The problem is this breaks a LOT of things in SharePoint 2010. ...
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Display datepicker on top of the forms's modal dialog

I have a custom item edit form and I have a couple of DateTime properties that has to be filled at the bottom of the form (using datepicker): So when I click the mini calendar icon to choose the date,...
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Showing a modal dialog using html option in SP2013 seems broken

In SP2010 you could easily show a dialog using a DOM node with something like this: var test = "<div id='correspondence'>" + result + "</div>"; $('body').append(test); SP....
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SP.UI.ModalDialog.RefreshPage from the dialog itself?

I have customized the display form on one of my list. On a webpart page, I have drop a view to this list. When I click on the title of my item, the custom disp form is shown as expected in a modal ...
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Discussion item won't open in modal window

SharePoint 2010 I have a display form that has a task list webpart and a discussion list webpart. The display form opens in a modal window. When a task list item link is clicked, it opens in an ...
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Open workflow initiation form in modal dialog

Currently when I click on a custom action to run a workflow on a selected item the browswer navigates away from the current page to display the initiation form. This wouldn't be a such a problem ...
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Multiple File Upload in dialog box

I have custom button which opens a dialog box of out of the box page Upload.aspx of a document library. First I am getting the GUID of the library by REST API and then passing the URL to open it ...
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Multiple SharePoint 2010 modal-dialogs

Is it possible to show multiple modal-dialogs above each other? It should work like this: 1) User clicks link that opens first modal dialog 2) in first modal dialog, user clicks another link that ...
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Trying to redirect after closing Modaldialog, but parameters aren't set

I have a layouts page which creates a new site. I use SP.UI.ModalDialog to show the site. I've created the following js function I use to pop it up: function PagePopupAndRedir(fileUrl, fileTitle, ...
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Custom .aspx as modal dialog not working: 'SP' is undefined

SharePoint 2013 server... I have created a custom aspx page for use as a modal dialog. I want this pop up to collect field values and return them to the form the pop up was called from. The pop up ...
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Unable to close the modal dialog from c#

I have created one custom action. On clicking custom action, I am opening an application page as a modal dialog. The page will allow users to add the data of fields. I have placed two buttons in the ...
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Making SP.UI.ModalDialog Scrollable on Mobile

I have a basic Modal Dialog loading on my SharePoint page through a function. It loads correctly and can scroll on desktops perfectly fine. I began testing the page for mobile functionality on a ...
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Commit modal dialog and then display notification

I have a modal dialog that I commit by calling window.frameElement.commitPopup(), and this is great because it refreshes the parent window. However I would also like to display a notification on the ...
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How to modify width of standard dialog form sharepoint 2010

Please, help me! I need to modify width of standard dialog form for adding element into library. If I click to ribbon button for adding element, form opened with width=402px: <div class="ms-...
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Object #<Object> has no method 'showModalDialog'

Consider the following code: var options = { title: 'Create a new Post' autoSize: true, url: url } SP.UI.ModalDialog.showModalDialog(options); The code is executed from a ECB custom ...
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Close modal popup opened using SP.UI.ModalDialog.ShowPopupDialog(url)

Sharepoint promoted links webpart open in dialog opens the popup using SP.UI.ModalDialog.ShowPopupDialog(url) How do I close this popup using a custom button in the popup page SP.UI.ModalDialog is ...
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How to open a calendar item in a modal dialog?

When I add a new appointment to the calendar, for example "Appointment with dentist", then I get a modal dialog where I fill in all the details. This is good. The appointment is then visible in the ...
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Customize Sharepoint 2010 Ribbon in Dialog ONLY

In the screenshoot below I pasted the Dialog of the NEW ITEM on top of our website. The ribbon bar selected in red, we want to change it, but it should be different to the ribbon bar in the normal ...
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How to Open/Close a Sharepoint modal dialog using HTML instead of URL

I'm trying to open or close a SharePoint Modal Dialog. The dialog opens one time, but it doesn't open in the second time, I just get a weird title only box. Also I cannot figure out how to close the ...
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How to create a link for List's NewForm.aspx that opens in Modal Dialog?

I have a custom list, and I want to create a direct link on the home page which points directly to adding a new item aka NewForm.aspx So, I edited the page and add a link i.e. "Click Here" => (http://...
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Open Dialog for new List Element with JavaScript - Access Denied

My SharePoint 2013 App has a button with the click Event: OpenDialog("/Lists/ListName/NewForm.aspx?IsDlg=1"); where OpenDialog is defined the following way: function OpenDialog(URL) { var ...
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Get Modal Dialog Close button

I have override new item form for list, opening myPage.aspx where this javascript is in the "PlaceHolderAdditionalPageHead": function fGetCloseBtn() { var closeButton = jQuery("a[id^='DlgClose']")...
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Add a Page using custom master page

I have recently created a custom master page for a SharePoint 2016 environment. My issue is that it is now showing on Pages like Add a Page, which is not ideal. Is there anyway i can change this so ...
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Sharepoint 2013 ribbon is squeezed on Chrome when IsDlg=1

On a Sharepoint 2013 on-premise when we open a page with the parameter IsDlg=1 the ribbon gets squeezed on Chrome (it looks OK on Firefox and IE), even if the ribbon has plenty of space. Here is how ...
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Show a message while loading modal dialog

I'm loading a modal dialog on a web part. Sometimes it takes a lot of time to load, like 6/7 secs. Here's the code: function Init(title, id) { var dialogOptions = SP.UI.$create_DialogOptions(); ...
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SharePoint Modal for Document Upload: changing the Dialog options for Edit Form

So I am using the Upload.aspx for doc lib with GUID in order to have Upload at a custom spot on a page. I think its the edit form that pops up right after you upload a document to add the metadata. ...
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SharePoint parent page refresh on close of Modal Dialog, IE issue

I have a Webpage in which two webparts are installed. This is a system wherin user can make holiday request and manager can approve or reject. In 1st webpart The holiday requested by a user is shown ...