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Customize Form Width to 100%

Infowise forms by default adjust in width according to content and fields in your forms. An alternative is to force 100% width if you like for the forms to always fill the width of the page. Adding a single entry in the tab settings area can change width to 100% as an alternative layout.

Instructions

By default the forms often leave a white unused space on the right side of the page as shown:

The width can instead be changed to 100% by embedding a CSS entry using the tabs settings section.

  • Open Tabs and Tab Permissions.
  • Expand the Styles section at the bottom of the page.
  • Use All for the setting Apply in forms.
  • In the Selector area, use this snippet of code:

#onetIDListForm, div.ms-webpart-chrome-fullWidth > div > table, .iwslp-maintable, .iwslp_body #tbAllFields

  • Use the value:

width: 100%;

  • Be careful when clicking the buttons! Add the style entry first, then add the setting before clicking Update at the bottom of the page.

 

  • Once you have applied the CSS entry, your forms will now fill the page as shown:

Summary

Sometimes a form with many tabs or a lot of content may look better using the full width of the page. Another option is to use a percentage somewhere in the middle. Experiment and see what works for you!

Last modified: 5/22/2017 5:52 PM
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