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Learn how to Populate fields with profile information:

  • Name,
  • Job Title,
  • Department,
  • Manager Name.

Learn how to Duplicate selected item on button click in List or Library control.

Learn how to Enable versioning for Forms and restore the previous version.

Learn how to Manipulate Date and DateTime fields:

  • Add to or Subtract from a Date,
  • Calculate the number of days between two dates,
  • Calculate the number of business days between dates,
  • Calculate the number of business hours between dates.


Added new features to DataTable control.

We have updated the documentation on Wizard Container.

Please have a look and learn how to manipulate and hide/show steps.

Now you can manipulate fields within List or Library control in Inline editing mode:

  • populate fields of a new row;
  • populating fields based on other fields in List or Library control;
  • Filtering lookup fields in List or Library control

Please find more details and instructions in the article here.

Please learn how to populate dropdown with data from SharePoint list from another site collection in the new article here.


With the latest update we've added new properties for Numeric common field, as well as improved customization of List or Library columns. Now you can apply any style or even change functionality of a column, all with simple JavaScript -

When you need to design forms that are almost identical for different groups, and you don't want to use the form sets, you can manipulate fields dynamically depending on groups the current user belongs to.
For instance, when you need to hide a few fields from all users except the users of a certain group.

Please see the example in the 'Make a form dynamic based on user's membership' article.

Learn how to design a simple reservation system in the Conference room reservation system article. The approach from the article can be applied in booking systems for hotels, restaurants, meeting, or conference planning.

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Learn how to create individual SharePoint forms for different Azure AD groups in Office 365 using Microsoft Graph API in the Medium article here.

The described solution works perfectly for both types of groups, Security and Office 365.