columns (fields) created using out-of-the-box column types

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How can I add a comment to the start form of the picture library?

When selecting 'new Document' in the picture library, the window 'Add a picture' is showing up, where I can upload a picture. Is there a possibility to add a comment below as under a column like '...
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Create a Field that only accepts SharePoint groups

I need to create a SharePoint 2013 field that only accepts groups (from SP, not AD). I know I can add UserSelectionMode="PeopleOnly" to make it accept only people, but I want the opposite. Is there ...
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External list with friendly display names for columns

I have an external content type that I'm accessing through a .NET assembly. So I created a BDC model with Type="DotNetAssembly" (for now with just finder and specific finder operations). It works, ...
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Sort “Assigned To” field containing multiple values

Have assigned default column "Assigned To" for new list "Issue Tracking" with following settings: Require that this column contains information: No Allow multiple selections: Yes Allow selection of: ...
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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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Jquery to insert total of a column onto another column in SPS2013?

Please suggest the way to get Jquery to perform total of the numeric value in column 1 and insert the output on column 2 in SharePoint 2013 List?
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SharePoint List with large number of columns goes off the screen in Oslo Theme

My SharePoint site uses Oslo theme. I have a SharePoint List with large number of columns. Whenever this List is opened, there is alot of blank space on the left side of the page. Here's screenshot-...
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Spservices autocomplete with many columns

Could somebody advise how can I make autocomplete for multiple columns, currently I'm using it for one column: $().SPServices.SPAutocomplete({ sourceList: "My list", sourceColumn: "Email", ...
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How do I add custom fields to a wiki page?

I create a new wiki pages library (on SharePoint Foundation 2010) and create some new custom fields (1 choice and 1 text). When I create a new Wiki Page these custom fields are not shown on the web ...
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SharePoint Column That Auto Increments by 1 Every 24 Hours

I have a requirement to create a column called Age that tracks how old the current item is. What this does is that every 24 hours (1 day) the Age column will increase by 1. For example, if I create ...
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Calculate the total of column using calculated column

Is it possible to get the total count of items within a column on another column in the same list using calculated column formula? I researched a lot cant find any calculated column formula that ...
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How to get total count of items within a specific column in SharePoint 2013 List

I`m not a developer and looking for ways that would allow to get the total count of items within a specific column in SharePoint 2013 List.
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Discussion Board data missing in column

On a SharePoint 2013 intranet, I created a discussion with "Created By" being one of the column. The column is to show the Office, users are from. The office is displayed for some users while being ...
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Changing list column to a choice

I have a list populated with content type ("TypeA") with a column (site column "ColB") that originally was a single line of text. I needed to change the column to a choice instead of a single line of ...
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SharePoint 2013 Auto populate person column in list with creator name

I have a custom list which contains several columns. I want to add a column to the list which I would like to be a "name/person" field which is mapped to registered users on SharePoint (or AD). But I ...
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Making column required is only possible after it is added and edited (happens in content type only)

While creating columns in content type the option of Require that this column contains information is disabled so I cannot make the column required. But once I save the column and edit it I am able to ...
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SharePoint Bug? Conflict Error when saving a Page with a “Required” DateTime field in the page layout

I've just recently encountered a weird error / bug in SharePoint. Here is the scenario: I have a custom column "Test Date" that is of DateTime field type. The field is configured as required. It is ...
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Creating a reusable document library with metadata columns

I'm going to create document libraries for our various clients in our portal. Each document library will have common metadata columns, such as Business Line and Solution Line, which will help organize ...
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Freeze Header Row

is it possible to freeze the header row in list? We add some code so the user can scroll trough the content. The code doesn't work for the header freeze. We work with Internet Explorer 10. Have ...
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Link list URL fields do not display when using FieldRenderingControl

I'm creating a custom New Form for a Link list. Depending on the view depends which columns are displayed. for(int i = 0; i < spView.ViewFields.Count; i++) { ...
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SharePoint 2013 - calculated columns

I want to know if there are any ressources from them I can take some functions for calculated columns in SharePoint. I found this article MS Site there are some functions, but not the functions NOW(), ...
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Date field validation in SharePoint 2007

I need to limit the Date field in a SharePoint 2007 list so the users can enter date from today and up to year after. How can i do it?
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SharePoint 2013 - Sharing column

I want to know how I can set the "Sharing column" at the document library. I found this and this and there is the "Sharing column" but I dont see the sharing column in my list settings. So how can I ...
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Deleted “Resources” Column and now site gives error

I've deleted the Resource column in my calendar list and now, when I have Use this calendar to share member's schedule checked YES, I get an error: Unable to retrieve 'Resource' field from the ...
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Adding a Dialog box to a column description

I was wondering if it is possible to add a pop up/Dialog box to column description? I would like to concerve space by allowing the user a "view more option" with a more detailed description of the ...
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Messed up columns and forms after adding from existing site columns

I'm very new to SharePoint and have a stupidly high level of access to a site built for our team (dangerous!). Apologies if this is a duplicate question however I haven't been able to find a ...
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How to modify/add columns to a default list view using JavaScript

Using a JavaScript, I create new custom lists including some new fields. After list creation, the default view shows all the added fields. But I also want the columns 'Modified', 'Editor' and '...
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SharePoint Online, Change Column Widths On Custom List

I have created a Custom List via Importing Excel Spreadsheet. How do I adjust the column widths? I tried to follow the below link, (my view is AllItems.aspx) and it never shows me the menu outlined ...
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Browse Button or Link for Column with Hyperlink feature in list

How can I set a "browse button" or link under the NewForm.aspx & Editform.aspx for a SharePoint 2013 list, so while users are trying to add pictures, it allows them to browse and select the ...
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Maximum limitation for Choice fields

I'm creating the list with choice field(Multi Selection). In this I'm having more than 300 options to be added in single choice field. So I want to know the maximum limitation of options for the ...
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How to clone columns in lists in SP 2013?

I have a list, where I want to have a lot of columns with different name but identical type. The type shall be "choice" whith some predefined choices. Edit: detailed explanation of my goal: I need ...
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OK button not working, throws JavaScript error when edit list column name

I have a custom list, when I go to its setting, edit the default "title" column, renamed it to "questions" then click OK button. The page has no response. After inspect the page with inspecting tool, ...
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How to set Date Time Column

I have a column in my List that is of type Date Time. By default I want it to display the Date as Created + 14 days. I tried the below in the column settings: HOWEVER, when I click OK I get the ...
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How to retrieve column names in other languages with CSOM?

I am trying to retrieve display name of a column in all languages available in my SharePoint installation (currently English and German). internal static void TestColumn(Microsoft.SharePoint.Client....
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Content-Type column default value

I created a custom content type called "test". The columns are: Title Publisher The column "Publisher" is already a column which comes from SharePoint itself. I changed the default value to "...
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Can I add a start workflow link to a column in a list view?

I would like to add a link directly to a start workflow page in a column so that users don't have to go through several clicks to start a workflow. The link needs to change based on the item ID for ...
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Create a workflow to notify manager that item needs to be updated

I am trying to create a workflow in SharePoint 2010 to send a notification to a person designated as a manager if an item in a list has not been modified within at least two days. I'm not exactly sure ...
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Hiding list items

In SharePoint 2007, I was able to create a column to hide an line in an Excel spreadsheet that was loaded into SharePoint. I cannot locate this option in SharePoint 2010... (we have not yet updated ...
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Job title column

Is there a way I can capture the users job title at the time they add an item to a list. I'm able to show the users job title in a column however it will change when their job title changes. I would ...
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Increase the width of a column in SharePoint 2013 List

How can I increase the width of a column in SharePoint 2013 list, without increasing the entire width of the page. Such that the if Column 4 width is increased it squeezes the other column to ...
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required column does not work. How to fix this?

In Document Library setting > Column > Edit Column > I selected "Require that this column contains information:" = YES Then when I created a new folder, in the library, the requirement is not ...
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Association Columns “greyed out”

In the SharePoint designer, when I create a new reusable workflow (SP 2013), the "Association Columns" button is greyed out. Which is a shame, because I need to add a couple of them :) Does anybody ...
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How to add an default Image to SharePoint list item?

I have a column named photo How can I add a default image in a list item, which in my case is photo? for example If a user does not have the proper image for an item, or if he forget to add image. ...
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Workflow copy between libraries with column validation error

I get an issue when a workflow does a copy command. The workflow could not copy the item. Make sure the source and destination lists have the same columns and column settings. Libraries are ...
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URL type column issue in SharePoint List

I am using SharePiont Server 2007 Enterprise with Windows Server 2008 Enterprise. I have a list on a page, and one column in the list is URL type. Currently, when I click the link, the URL pointed ...
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How to hide a column for some users or groups

I want to hide a column for some users or groups. How can I do this with Sharepoint 2013 ? Is there a function to Hide or Show a column for specific users?
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Help with calculated columns

I have two columns in my SharePoint list called name and email, So I want to have the name be the display name and have the value of the email. So when a users selects a name he or she won't see ...
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How to display Title field as editable in Edit Properties

I have a custom Content Type, and a library template with that Content Type, that includes showing the default Title column. I created a library with the template with that Content Type yesterday, and ...
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Update metadata column using Java REST

As I understand, you have to make a 3 steps to update the metadata on the file. I have uploaded a file to my document library using POST and after that made a GET and took out the metadata i need to ...
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How to associate an existing site column to a list using the REST API

In SharePoint 2013, I have a site column that already exists and I'm trying to associate it to an existing list using the REST API. I found examples on adding a new column to a list using the REST API ...