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

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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 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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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 ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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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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lookup with criteria

I have three lists in Sharepoint: Customer Product Lizens A Customer has a unique Name and a Adress. A Product has a unique Name belongs to a specific Customer(can also be unasigned). A Lizens ...
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2010 Branching Choice Columns

I have a dilemma with a list I have that I wish to export to excel and create pivot charts/graphs for... Currently my list has several fields that I wish to consolidate into one. I have: - Team ...
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Unique constraint on multiple columns

I would like to be able to set a unique constraint on two columns to avoid entries like in the 4th record below (1234,B1) ColumnA ColumnB 1234 B1 1212 A1 3211 B1 1234 ...
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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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Delete column of a list with content type which is not mine

Environment : Sharepoint Foundation 2010 I created a helpdesk list which contains a default content type. When I go to the list settings, I cannot : Delete any field already created at the same ...
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Add columns based on another columns value

I am trying to implement a Basic CRM in SharePoint. Although there are a lot of Add-Ins for SharePoint I want to do it by myself. So I made a sub-site and added some lists for the different modules ...
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Way to keep ID dynamic regarding the number of elements

I am simply asking if there is a way to keep dynamic a field ID auto incrementing in a list: I have 3 elements with ID 1, 2, 3 When Item with ID 2 is removed or moved, I want the element with ID 3 ...
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Force “Name” field in SP13 Library to be equal to '“Title”

As I understand, SP13 searches documents by document Title. When you upload some document to the library, you have to fill in "Name" and "Title" ( the same field twice). What I want to do is to ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 - Reverse Lookup

I am trying to achieve the following in SharePoint 2013. I have two (2) lists a server list and an application list. Each list contains a lookup column which a user can select which applications are ...
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How do I know which Columns are safe to delete because they are used by a removed content type?

This list used to have content types (A & B). We have now deleted all list items that were content type B. I have turned off Management of content types. Columns for content type B still appear in ...
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Allow multiple selections on Person or Group field

In SharePoint 2013 on-premise I am trying to create a Person or Group field to use it in a content type. My problem with the field is that I cannot select more than 1 person. I have been googling a ...
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Calculated Columns - IF statement to find all numbers inbetween a selected area

Since my title is unclear let me explain. I'm currently trying to work out if I can use an IF statement to find numbers inbetween a selected amount. Example: =IF([Weeks Left]="1-12","coming ...
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Percentage calculated column issue

My code is =IF(OR(Agency="1",[Day Rate ex VAT]*(1-90%)), IF(OR(Agency="2",[Day Rate ex VAT]*(1-90%)), IF(Agency="3",[Day Rate ex VAT]*(1-90.5%)))) This code is basically trying to work out if ...
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How can i make SharePoint Calculated Columns to know who edit some columns data?

How can i make SharePoint Calculated Columns to know who has edited some columns data? I want to know who is editing specific columns, not modified by, and not using version history on each item. ...
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Display a Date in a Column by selecting one of a choice on the other column

I have added a task app for my project lists. There is one column called "Task Status" with three Drop-down choice: Project Assigned, Project in 90% completed and Project Completed. I wanted to ...
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What SharePoint Column is used for a Video?

Is there a built-in column that is used for a video asset?
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Validation formula on new items only

I'm using the following formula to prevent users from entering spaces on the article name field. =ISERROR(FIND(" ",ArticleName)) The problem is the users have already entered data in this field ...
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Adding text to a Sharepoint Traffic Light Calculated Column

I currently have a Calculated column that produces a colored circle depending on another column. =IF( ISERR(RIGHT(LEFT(Level,2),1)-1) ,"" ,"<DIV style='font-weight:bold; ...
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Fields from Infopath form not showing up in site content type columns

So I created a new site content type for a document library in SP 2010 I'm using to store form submissions. I was able to have the content type reference an existing form when creating new items, but ...
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create a view that groups multi choice column values

I apologize in advance if I am breaking rules by asking a question similar to one already asked (SP2013 - Create a view that groups based on individual selections in a multi choice field). I can't ...
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Custom task column on reusable workflow

I had a workflow that was linked to a list. I noticed then that I could make a reusable workflow, which is more practical: I only need to link it to the list that I want, instead of making a new one! ...