List forms enable users to add new items to lists, update list item properties, such as metadata, and view individual list item properties. List forms in SharePoint are a critical part of information architecture and design. They complement list views; users add information to lists using list forms and then view list information via list views.
By default, each list within a SharePoint site includes three list-related ASP.NET, or ASPX, forms:
• Display Form: DispForm.aspx
• Edit Form: EditForm.aspx
• New Form: NewForm.aspx
Document Libraries, rather than using NewForm.aspx, use a form named Upload.aspx for uploading new documents. This chapter focuses on customizing list forms, specifically the display, ...