Calculated columns are the SharePoint equivalent of Excel formulae. They allow you display values that are calculated from the values of one or more other columns. These calculations can be made using standard mathematical operators and SharePoint's built-in functions.

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Calculated Column with ISBLANK

I am trying to obtain a calculated column with ISBLANK =IF(ISBLANK(AuthorTxt) , Title , Title + " " + AuthorTxt) as suggested here but I get a syntax error or not supported formula message. Why ...
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Calendar Overlay in sharepoint2013 programatically

I want to create calendar overlay in sharepoint2013 programatically using visual studio2012. Please help how to start with that. Happy Sharepoint!!! Regards, Aisha.
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Problem with filtering in a calculated value

I have a calculated value field, named Year1 = TEXT(mydate"yyyy") In allitems.aspx, if I select one year, it doesn't show anything. If I select two years, it show the results of the first year that I ...
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Speedometer gauge using calculated columns?

My idea is implement a speedometer gauge at the top of my page that will change dynamically based on the average of a column, what i'm thinking is to use three speedometer images (low/med/high) and ...
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SP2013 : Generate an autoincrement identifier (YYYYMMDD9999) based on creation date for a document

I need to generate a record id for a document, with format YYYYMMDD9999 where 9999 is a autoincrement number per day. This id must of course be unique, but i have no idea how to be sure to avoid ...
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Selecting desired option with drop down menu using formula

I was creating a sample List which has Category section, under which we have three different options, namely Hindu Muslim Christian Now, i want to create another column which should help the ...
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Can sharepoint calculate the number of “business hours” for a list item to be completed?

I work in financial institution and we want a column in a case management database to show the number of "Buinsess hours" from start to finish of a case. Business Hours Monday to Friday 5am - 8pm ...
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Display the column IDs for a column having same dates

I have a list with date column. Items having the same dates should store the IDs together. For eg: Item ID 1,12,15,etc. has the same date,then a column in these items should store all these IDs. ...
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Calculated column with link - remove space / whitespace / slash

=IF(Title<>"";"<a href='/test/"&SUBSTITUTE([Title]," ","")&SUBSTITUTE([Title],"/","")>Info</a>";"#") I'm trying to create a link based on two coloums. Is there a way to ...
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how can we get the Current UserName instead of LoginName using calculated column in SharePoint 2013?

using [Me] as formula in column gives me current user login name. help me out if we can get the user name instead of login name.
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How to set a column value based on another column value

I have a sharepoint list which contains a drop down of the values , Immediate , Hire , Specific I have another column Grace Period which is a numeric When the drop down column Immediate is selected ...
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How to add line breaks in calculated columns without going into data view?

Just wondering how to create a list with line breaks in a calculated column without using data view.
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Calculated column help

I have a Column with Title like below "sharepoint Documents(sp2010)". Now i want to have a calculated coulmn that will have sp2010. I have tried like this it is working but it has the value like ...
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the IF(OR) statement

I am trying to nest 6 IF(OR) statements in SP 2007 for a calculated field in a list - But it seems as if it is getting too long, and I get the syntax error thrown at me. I tested half of the length ...
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Calculated Fields and Outputting to Excel

So my issue is with Sharepoint 2007 and what is happening is that when I output to a excel spread sheet a custom view, If I export some calculated columns it also brings in the columns that were used ...
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Updating a (calculated) field based on lookup field :: Workarounds

I am a site owner in SP2010 impl., at work. Not a farm admin / super admin. For one of my needs, I am designing a list using Datasheet View. I have columns of People, Lookup and Choice datatypes. ...
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Error with special characters in site column names referenced by a calculated column

I have a site column Construction - Complete Date which is used by my calculated column Construction - Is Complete?. Whenever a date is entered for the Construction - Complete Date then Construction ...
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Trouble with IF formula

We have a task list with a column that categorizes tasks into one of 12 categories. We're trying to calculate a NEW column that will be populated with one of two values, "Technical" or "Procedural" ...
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Calculated column value for Yes/No field in sharepoint

I am developing a KPi, where am using a column named Complete which contains Yes/No field in it. For this if i write a calculated value for yes/no field: =IF(CompletedTask=1,"Yes","No") its not ...
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Validate a Single line of text column type of list in sharepoint 2010 to accept only alphabets?

How to validate a Single line of text column type of list in SharePoint 2010 to enter accept only alphabets? no special character and no number should be allowed in that field.
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Conditional Formatting using Calculated Column as Condition (SharePoint Designer 2010)

I want to use conditional formatting to change the color of a row based on a Calculated Column. I know I could do this with a CEWP but I would prefer to do it in SPD 2010 because I am new to ...
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Duplicate filter values in a calculated column

I have a document library with a calculated column. This document library is populated from a windows service. Every time a new document is added, the calculated column has a formula to choose ...
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Calculated Column [Today] work around?

Ive been doing alot of reading into getting [Today] to work within a calculated column but im starting to wonder if theres a better solution staring me in the face Basically we have an asset register ...
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SharePoint 2007: Calculated column - formula for calculation based on column containing NA

In a SharePoint list, I have 6 numeric columns that can contain numbers in the range (1,4). However, one or all of these columns may contain "NA" value. There is a separate calculated column which ...
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Calculated column is not being crawled

I have a calculated site column AlertSortOrder, which I added to a list. I created a managed property nvAlertSortOrder (sortable, searchable, queryable, retrievable) mapped to the corresponding ...
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Calculated columns using ID field not showing all details

I am a Sharepoint site admin without any development tools, I'm solely battling on with the Sharepoint web front end. What I would like to do is to create list items and generate a unique reference ...
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Calaculated column to display the next 8 business hours

In one of the column I am having the current date and time based on that using calculated column I have to show the date and time of the next 8 business hours date and time. How can this be done?
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Count Column in SharePoint List

I am trying to add a column that counts every time a date column is amended past the current date stored by more than 7 days. Column A would be a Project Live Date which isn't a fixed date column so ...
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; or , in calculated columns

I can't understand the choice of the separators in calculated columns. I'm using SharePoint 2007 (MOSS), and I wrote a calculated column in order to extract the month name from a date. I used this ...
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Adding nested IF statements

We have a company page to track mileage on company vehicles, and at the end of every month the driver enters the ending odometer reading. I wrote a formula to figure out the mileage for the year by ...
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Use calculated column to add target“_blank” at the end of a Web field URL

It appears I cannot configure a hyperlink column to open in a new window. I read in this post that you can concatenate a hard coded url with the title field of an item to achieve this. However, that ...
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Display an image based on date range

I have a SharePoint list of devices that are checked out or reserved by a personnel. We check them out or reserve them based on the requested dates that has a start date to finish date column. How ...
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Calculated Column to Calculate Date

I need a column that contains the "Warning Date", which is two weeks prior to the expiry date. I am new to calculated columns so am not quite sure how to go about this. Any help is greatly ...
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How to resolve full names from a Person or Group column (that contains multiple entries) in a designer workflow

I have a custom list with a custom content type, with a workflow, on SharePoint 2007 as outlined in this other StackExchange question. I'm using a Person or Group typed column to contain a list of ...
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How to fix [today] and [now] in a list

I have the following issue: we use a SP list to send information through the steps of the process. On each step somebody adds information into the list, next person receives it, adds his own part of ...
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Can MIN and ISBLANK be used together in a calculated column?

I have a custom list that displays the expiry date of Certificate 1 and Certificate 2. Candidates must have both to be considered Certified. The Certification expiry date is the earlier of the two ...
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Skipping blank cells when using concatenate in a list's calculated column

I am using Concatenate in a calculated column to combine information from two columns in a list like this =CONCATENATE(A2, ", ",B2," feet"). Can you help me with a formula that would leave the field ...
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Calculated value for Single line of Text doesn't work

I have a column named "Risk" and the condition of the values is here: Düşük: Risk <= 4 Orta: 4 < Risk <8 Yuksek: 8 <= Risk Risk value is the sum of 2 column values. ...
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Display image based on task completion

I am trying to display a 'progress bar' on a page which includes 5 different images. I would like to create a workflow where the image would change based on the completion of tasks in a task list. The ...
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Calculated Column - IF true AND true

Using a task list I am trying to show a value if a cell is = to a certain string, AND task is complete. Im currently using this but returning a #VALUE error =AND([Task Name]="Task ...
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Change calculated column to xsl:value-of select

I work with a calculated column which depends on the title column. Now i want to change the cascading title inot the filename. This should be done with the SP designer and a customization of the xslt ...
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Changing a Column Choice value and updating the column value for any previously saved items

I have a list with a choice column which has muliple choices, so that the user can pick from a selection. Would like it so that the choice list is updatable (i.e can change the names) at a later ...
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How to filter calculated columns in the filtering menu

I would like to display my calculated columns fields in plain text in the filtering drop-down menu when I click on the column title. I don't know why SharePoint displays my calculated formula instead ...
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formula to select a choice column

I have two choice columns in a list : choice column 1: values 1 posible 2 unlikely choice column 2: values A bad B very bad and I want to select another choice column based on the previous selected ...
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sharepoint list column calculation

In a new list item form,the user wants to have a column to display month & year(pre populated on opening the form) based on the below condition. "1. If the current date is > 15 ,then that column ...
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Is it possible to report an activity date and calculate which pay period it falls under in a bi-weekly schedule

I really have no idea how to address this. I am tasked with marking and developing a way to track late entries based on the created date of a list item, the reported activity date(date selector), and ...
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Calculated Date after 3 years

Can anyone please tell how to get the calculated date after 3 years from current date. I have tried different combinations none is working =TEXT(YEAR(Created)+3,"MM/DD/YYYY") It returns ...
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Have an Association Column equal the field of another Column

I have created an association column as part of a reusable workflow in SharePoint designer. I am now trying to have this column equal the field of another column in Document Library. I have tried ...
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Use value of Hyperlink column in a calculated column

I want to create a calculated column, it should show the value of Title and the URL of a Hyperlink column called Main Website. But I get an error for my formula: =[Title]&" ("&[Main ...
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How to render HTML/Plain Text to the filtering drop-down columns

I have a custom list, with some columns. In order to design my list with colors, I used calculated columns with a Content Editor Web Part which contains my script (JavaScript). I used this script : ...