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Developing forms inside Sharepoint Online

Welcome to the wonderful world of SharePoint Development! You can absolutely create a form using the SharePoint Framework that lives on it's own page (web part) and saves/loads data from SharePoint ...
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What are the alternatives to InfoPath

Besides the above mentioned Infowise tools, another example of a paid tool would be Kintivo forms and Kwizcom forms It allows drag-drop of fields to be displayed in the form as well as branching and ...
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Connecting an html form to a sharepoint list

You can implement this by creating a Custom New Form and adding the HTML you have already created to this aspx page. This will be bound to the SharePoint List . Each SharePoint List by default has ...
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Hide/disable ribbon bar buttons with client-side code

I was able to do this using pure CSS, but had to escape the "." As follows: <style type="text/css"> #Ribbon\.ListForm\.Display\.Manage\.EditItem-Large {display:none !important;} </style>...
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Use CSR/JSLink to hide Fields in New/Edit Form

Always great to see the hideFiledTemplate typo.. You do not need a 90 KB library and all the loading hassles to hide a Filed .. ehm Field (function(){ var hideField="<span class='csrHiddenField'...
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Where can I see the Forms folder of a document library?

You can also open SharePoint Designer -- > All files --> Document library -- > Forms --> Templatename.dotx If template is attached to any content type, inside Forms there will be a folder with ...
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What are the alternatives to InfoPath

Previously, I have used Infowise tools as alternative of InfoPath form. It is very efficient. You can use it in both SharePoint Online and SharePoint on-premise. You can get free trial and free demo ...
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Hide column in Form using jQuery

I believe your code get execute first and after which the dom is rendering. You can wrap your code in document.ready. $(document).ready(function(){ $("nobr:contains('My Column')").closest('tr').hide()...
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Connecting an html form to a sharepoint list

There's a great solution which allows you to build a HTML form for SharePoint lists if you're okay using JavaScript and jQuery. Original solution: http://www.markrackley.net/2013/08/29/easy-custom-...
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Where can I see the Forms folder of a document library?

Document templates are not visible in Forms folder but they are visible in Mapped network drive. So follow below links to map your library in network drive. http://mroffice365.com/2012/02/using-...
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SPServices : Write data into a list with UpdateListItems

Looks like issue with the internal name, please confirm the column internal name. try with may be "name" columns internal name, this can be default "Title" valuepairs:[["Title",name], ["description",...
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TypeError: SP.ClientContext is undefined

A better way to use the Script On Demand is this if(!SP.SOD.executeOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(myFunction, 'sp.js')){   LoadSodByKey('sp.js'); };
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TypeError: SP.ClientContext is undefined

This worked for me $(document).ready(function (){ SP.SOD.executeFunc('SP.js', 'SP.ClientContext', function() { //function calls or code to be executed }); });
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What are the alternatives to InfoPath

The article is two years old, we now know that InfoPath will be supported until 2026. Other options: For end users: Excel and Word For Power users: The most recent Microsoft tool for creating forms ...
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What are the alternatives to InfoPath

I've also heard about Emgage and Plumsail. And there's the more costly Nintex solution of course. By the way, this question is a good candidate for Community Wiki.
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What are the alternatives to InfoPath

I suggest you try SPARK Forms builder @ http://www.itlaq.com/ITLAQ_Pages/Pages/Spark.aspx
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Bulk Complete Forms

I have SP2010 but SP2013 is the same. You can use DasheetView to use the list like excel.
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Creating a form to collect submissions and collate them into a report

I think this is possible without any REST API or JavaScript. I recently did something similar for the project highlight reports. I am sure it will work on 2010 but I did this on SharePoint online: ...
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How to change SharePoint default redirection after form submit action?

You need to create a hyperlink on a page to point to create new questions page. In that hyperlink append a query string param "source=overview_page_url". Example Http://site/list/testlist/newform....
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How to make Attached File mandatory base on the fields chosen

You can do this by adding link to Javascript in content editor web part on the Newform.aspx Steps to make attachment mandatory based on column value. Create a choice column. I have created ‘Status’ ...
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Get the list of all available InfoPath forms in a SharePoint Site Collection - SharePoint Online

You can do this with the PNP cmdlets. (https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/sharepoint/sharepoint-pnp/sharepoint-pnp-cmdlets?view=sharepoint-ps) Install-Module SharePointPnPPowerShellOnline ...
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How do I trigger the default form validation without submitting the form

Late to the party, I found the following solution that appears to do the trick // force PostBackRequired to true in the context, otherwise it won't work if you open it into a modal WPQ2FormCtx....
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Public Facing Contact Form

Last answer is quite outdated by now, I would recommend looking into this - Creating a web form with Data Table and saving data into SharePoint lists It's a newer product and allows to do exactly ...
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Calculating Time Difference in InfoPath Form

The same question asked years ago Calculate time differences in InfoPath In this link, you can able to see one more that helps you to design calculating-time-differences-in-infopath-without-custom-...
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Infopath form not submitting to correct library upon creation

There are 2 scenario which you should verify. Scenario-1: Go to "File-> Publish" and verify your target library. Scenario-2: Verify your data connection once because there might be wrong target ...
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Custom allitems.aspx page?

You can use the source parameter in a query string to customize the redirect after form submit/cancel. Format looks like this: https://yourserver/sites/sitename/lists/listname/newform.aspx?source=...
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Change text of "Save" button to "Send" in share point Form

It is little bit tricky task. You can use Content Editor WebPart for this and do some tricks. For more detail please see SharePoint change Save button to Send Another Approach for you may be : ...
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Cancel on modal confirmation dialog not working

Override the PreSaveAction in order to cancel the save. function PreSaveAction() { if (confirm("Confirmez-vous ce choix de réforme ? : ")) { return true; } ...
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What are Forms in Lists?

Forms for List / Library like Add - Edit - Display that can be customized by InfoPath. By default, when creating or editing items, all of the fields in the list appear in a basic two-column layout ...
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Web Part that accepts users input and display the data

You can use an <asp:TextBox> control for oldHostURL if you want to access the .Text property. input elements are represented as HTML Input Controls in server side code. The specific type ...
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