field type that has been custom developed and not provided out-of-the-box

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Custom field and list view totals

I have created a custom field that inerits from a SPFieldMultiColumn. It stores the area size like this: 10;#km 25;#km I want to use this field in totals for list view. Is it possible to ...
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Using custom field type in InfoPath

I have several custom field types in my SharePoint Portal. Some advanced users in my enterprise want to be able these fields for edit in InfoPath. How can I do it?
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How Can I Create Password Field In Sharepoint 2010

i had a problem with sharepoint data Types. when i create a single line text column, type of this column is text and when i want use this column as password field, There is no option change type to ...
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CQWP display custom field from all lists in subsite

I am trying to build a CQWP to display custom fields on list items from several lists in a subsite. So far i have configured the CQWP.webpart file to display the custom field when i query by "Show ...
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Library event receiver - Object reference not set to an instance of an object

Yesterday I asked, where custom columns can come from. You helped me and told me that maybe it's event receiver. I created new event receiver and I added that try catch part: (Of course I change ...
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Sorting in MultiColumn field

I'm trying to develop a custom field of type MultiColumn. Is it possible to sort on a particular column value when using Multicolumn Fields. Eg. if the Multicolumn Field consists of ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - How to insert multiple values in the custom field of type SPFieldUserValue

I have created a custom field type from SPFieldUser and set the AllowMultiple values to true. I have overriden the Value and returned SPFieldUserValueCollection object. However, even after I select ...
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Custom column properties not being set during deployment

For a SharePoint 2010 environment, I am trying to use Visual Studio to creating custom columns, a content type, a custom document library template based on the content type, and an instance of the ...
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Custom Refinement For MultiColumn field (SharePoint 2013)

I tried to define new refiner for MultiColumn custom field, in my case the value save and split by the chars "#;" and ";" . Example for saved value: ";#Guid1;;#Value1;#Guid2;;#Value2;#" the Custom ...
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Custom Field - Hide field on Item Edit and Add (ShowInEditForm, ShowInNewForm )

Im using SharePoint 2007. Created a custom field for a SharePoint list, which should not be displayed during Item Add or Edit. I have used SharePoint WSP Builder Project in Visual Studio 2008. Created ...
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Date and Time field type values

I am trying to customize the Date and Time field type to show only in multiples of 30. However, the default is only in the multiples of 5. Is there a way to change that to multiples of 30. Example, ...
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Custom Field RenderPattern Customization - SharePoint 2007

I'm creating a custom field in SP 2007. I need to Get the Custom field value and field properties on Item click, in the list item display view. Also i Need to pass these values to a JavaScript. So, ...
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Rendering Custom field - SharePoint 2007

I'm using SP 2007. In order to render a custom field in list item view I used XSLT in the XSL file. It did not render. Then in the Field class overrided the GetFieldValueAsHtml(object value) method. ...
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Custom field XSLT Rendering Issue in SP 2007, Works on 2010

I have created a VS 2008 WSP builder solution. IN that i have a custom field which has a XSL for list item view rendering using XSLT. This Solution does not render the image or hyperlink in SharePoint ...
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Execution of scripts was prohibited. Use the XsltSettings.EnableScript property to enable it

I have created a custom field in SharePoint 2010. I have a xsl file which does the Xslt rendering for item display in list view. I need to add some C# code to the xslt code. So i included code as ...
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Sharepoint: How to enable a field when a check box is selected on new item form?

In Sharepoint, I need modify a new item form of a list to make a field visible/invisible when a check box is selected: For example: There is a checkbox field called "Is XYZ affected?" When a user ...
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Make formfields required in different form

I have two "New item" forms, and I have been wondering, is it possible to make the some of the fields required in one form, and in the second form the same fields not required. I tried to add ...
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Variations and custom field

I have a multilingual SharePoint site which uses variations. However on deployment the content isn't being deployed to the other variation sites. When the "Variations Propagate Sites and Lists Timer ...
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custom field type in custom new form page

I create a new custom field type,if i use the sharepoint default newform page,it work well.but in my custom new form,i define it like below: <SharePoint:FormField ...
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What is the order in which Custom field type,Fields,Content type,List definition are creating?

I am creating a custom field type, Content type and List definition. I have a custom field type inheriting from Multicolumn value and I am adding new fields of my custom type to my new ...
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Deployment Issue with Custom FIeld Types

SHORT DESCRIPTION Custom Field Types are not being correctly deployed/activated on all but one Virtual Machine. I have several VMs with identical SharePoint environments. I have a Visual Studio ...
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Cusstom MultiLookup column

Im trying to create a custom field type of multilookup type to show lookup values of one particular content type, So I'm creating a customcontrol which extends the "MultipleLookupField" class. I ...
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Custom Field: text value to be displayed in Lookups

I have created a custom field in SharePoint 2010. This field is a combination of several tiny text fields that are concatenated with '#;' inbetween for serialization and deserialization. A custom ...
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Custom field type editable in Excel mode?

I have written a custom field type with this definition (to be used in SP2010): <FieldTypes> <FieldType> <Field Name="TypeName">MyField</Field> <Field ...
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Using custom field with encrypt

My custom field works but the display text in the list view does not work. When I view the list in the column, custom field doesn't show the text (Encrypted Text). What is wrong? Thanks My XML ?xml ...
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“new document or drag files here” not visible - Custom Page Layout

I have an interesting situation in that I have created a Custom Page Layout via Design Manager that I want for the home page for all Team Sites (Publishing Features have been enabled). Added a Web ...
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Custom field template with list items query (JS)

Im trying to make custom lookup field with JSLink processing its templates, but im not guru in JS so ... nothing works :) Here is what i've got now : // ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Create related hierarchical fields from external source

Is there a way to create two related columns as a custom field type in SharePoint? For example, can you develop a custom field type named CustomerOrder that consists of two related lookup columns ...
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Alpha-Numeric Value Format

How can I set up a required value format in a custom form text field? example: Q###-###### Q310-12345
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Error: TypeName property is missing in a field type definition

My Windows Application event log continues to show me the error: "TypeName property is missing in a field type definition." I am setting the TypeName property in the fldtypes_MyCustomField.xml ...
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SPContext.Current.FormContext.OnSaveHandler Not Firing from Custom Field Type Control

I am having the exact same problem described here. Unfortunately because I don't have 50 points yet I can't comment on it so I have to create a new duplicate question. I mean it's not "100% EXACTLY" ...
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Show/hide custom fields from ListFieldIterator based on value from DropDownList

Preface, this solution cannot use InfoPath. I have a Document Library with several custom fields that I've created. I have 50 Content Types that are mapped to the Document Library. I have a list ...
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Creating a Custom File Upload CoreProperty Field?

I'm currently working on a site where the client has requested a "Resume" field where they can upload a Word Document of the person's Resume. So far, I have created the CoreProperty field: "Resume" ...
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Passing a C# object into an XSLT in SharePoint 2010 without using a custom web part

I have created a custom field type that renders the input as an html link. The xsl transform that creates the link tag should prepend the user input with a base url from an xsl parameter. I want this ...
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Change Sharepoint field by custom

I was write custome sharepoint field that extend functionality for select users, but now i need change default user field to my field type. I find User in fldtypes.xml and change FieldTypeClass ...
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Is there a way to assign a custom field control to an existing field?

Is there a way to create a custom field control and assign it to a field through a field definition, without creating a custom field type? I want to have a custom field control for interacting with a ...
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Custom field values in filter picker

Is there any way to modify logic which SharePoint use to display filter values? When there is custom field which inherit from SPFieldText, the filter values are taken directly from fieldValue... ...
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Grouping using a custom column causing all office files to disappear in SP2013

I'm having an issue with a custom view in SP2013 which is causing all Office documents to disappear (doc, xls, ppt, etc) and only displays PDF documents. This only happens when I try to group the ...
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Reading a specific image rendition programatically returns the original image

I've built a field type that inherits from RichImageField because I wanted to add validation on the width and height of the images referenced in that field. And it's working great. When I moved to ...
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Is there a column type that supports both internal and external links?

I'm creating a custom list as part of a solution. The list items are then rendered via a visual webpart which also exists in the solution. The webpart is designed to allow a user to maintain a list of ...
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SharePoint 2013 - Document Library Custom Field Type

In our testing, it seems we've found an issue where Document/Record Libraries in SharePoint 2013 refuse to work properly with a custom field control. We created a very simple custom field control, ...
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Can I prevent author field being populated when changing content type?

I have two content types: Content type 1 only has the standard author field. Content 2 also has a custom field with display name "Author". When I change the content type of a document from 1 to 2 ...
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Cross site cross database lookup field SP2010

SiteCollection 1 in ContentDB 1 has List 1 with custom lookup field. This lookup field returns all text fields from any selected list in a site collection specified. Each site collection is in a ...
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Custom Field Type Deployment error

I am receving the following error message in the ULS logs The type 'MyHeaderField,$Sharepoint.Project.AssemblyFullName$' could not be deserialized. Exception: System.IO.FileNotFoundException: ...
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Custom columns (IFRAME), web parts and connections

We have created a number of custom columns for our client. Some of them display content using an iframe to an .ASPX page (so that some code-behind can be executed). I was recently tasked to create a ...
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SPFieldUrl does not work

I have an external list, items in that list have a field that contains an url. I want to show this url as a link in sharepoint form. I found this example and defined in my Creator and Updater methods ...
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System.MissingMethodException when creating new column based on custom RichImageField field type

I'm trying to create a custom field type inherited from the publishing RichImageField type. I did the following, 1- Created the XML declaration of the column as follows <FieldTypes> ...
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Custom Field Type in 2013 Not Respecting Header Template

I have a custom field type with a fldtypes_xxx.xsl template that we have carried forward from a 2010 solution into a 2013 solution. The Number_body template we are using works just fine. However, I ...
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Custom Fields - how to get the value of one rendering control in another rendering control?

I am working with some custom fields. One of them is a choice field. I need to be able to get the value of the currently selected item in the choice field rendering control (i.e. what would be ...
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Does the SPField.OnAdded() method get called from a CAML deployment?

If I create a custom list definition and instance in CAML, as part of a feature, and I have included a custom field as part of that list, will that field's OnAdded() method get called when the feature ...