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Add Buton to Custom List

  Asked By: Dontae    Date: Jun 26    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 2047

Using FP, I can add a button to a lists new form and redirect to
another page for processing. However, I need to save the users input
first. Is there a way to override the save and close function or
duplicate that functionality?



4 Answers Found

Answer #1    Answered By: Ted Gilmore     Answered On: Jun 26

Yes [client side], I plan on posting this on my blog soon.

Answer #2    Answered By: Monte Cooley     Answered On: Jun 26

One approach I tried was to add  a button  with the following URL property:
javascript:ClickOnce();window.open(my external aspx page  to do some
this executed the save  then called my aspx page for further processing. Is
there any cons to this?

Answer #3    Answered By: Guadalupe Bullock     Answered On: Jun 26

Has anybody used World Lingo http://www.worldlingo.com/ in WSS 2003 in
an elegant manner? We are looking for a way to include a "webpart" of
different language buttons that will magically translate the text in our
Sharepoint Site.

Answer #4    Answered By: Nathanial Mcclure     Answered On: Jun 26

Yes that was an interesting approach, I learned something new! I did end up
just using FP to remove the normal navigation and I added a button  that
included the following javascript in the URL:

Javascript:ClickOnce();window.open(new url)

This accomplished the save  and close  function and then opened my new window.
Course now I can't figure out how to pass a value from one of the fields in
the list  via querystring. I tried document.[form name].elementid.value but
that didnt work. Here is the code snippet from a view source:

<SCRIPT>fld = new TextField(frm,"ProjID","ProjID","3333");fld.cchMaxLength =
"255";fld.cchDisplaySize = "";fld.fRequired =
<INPUT class=ms-long title=ProjID tabIndex=1 maxLength=255 value=3333
name=urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office#ProjID>   <SPAN

So I tried document.frm.ProjID.value but it returned a null value. How can I
refer to that textbox's value?

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