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

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How to define Guid for custom field type?

I have developed in Visual Studio solution that define custom field type for SPList. Everything works fine. After deploy I was able to add my custom column into SPList. SP has created field ID ...
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How to create an Enterprise custom field programmatically for Project Server

I want a Sharepoint 2013 app to create programmatically an Enterprise Custom Field when it runs for the first time. I fiddled around with the following code snippet, but it's not working var ...
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How can we create a custom lookup field in SP2010

How do we create a custom Lookup Field Type ? I was successful in creating Single Line/ Multi Line . Please help if you have tried.
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SharePoint Publishing Webcontrol Rich Image Field

I have using Rich Image Filed in Custom Page layouts to add the images and page layout is used for Publihsing sites with variations English and Arabic. I am facing a veried issues on publishing page ...
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Custom Discussion Board Join User Profile Custom Properties Linked Datasource

I have been tasked with modifying the SharePoint 2010 default Discussion Board to include two additional custom fields that have been definied in the User Profile list. In an ideal world I would like ...
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Making ajax callback from custom field client-side code

I am creating a custom field for SharePoint 2013, following this (and similar) walkthroughs: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj163799.aspx The field is just an extension of SPFieldText and I ...
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Create person or group column

I am Creating a "Upcoming Training List" (custom list): I need to create a system where Managers can log in and enroll their team members in a certain upcoming training. What I did: I added a ...
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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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Custom field type - Filtering/sorting of SharePoint does not work

I have create a custom field type. I can add/edit/delete without any issue. However when I click on the column header name to filter, it shows me the error message Cannot show the value of the ...
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How to remove “start a work flow” from my publish tab

I have created a new List Workflow inside SharePoint designer , and I publish the workflow. But currently I got the following new entry under the Publish tab :- Although i specify that users cannot ...
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Custom field type - get column name in coding

All, I have a custom field type. In the code, I would like to get the column name that the user input. For example, user creates a new column called "Customer" with my custom field type. How can I ...
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Custom field type doesn't save value if provisioned through content type

I've created field type inherited SPFieldUser with custom rendering control. My problem is: this field doesn't save value if it was provisioned by content type. When I add this field directly in list ...
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Custom field type - additional column setting

When create a custom field type, I add the dropdown list in the additional column setting to allow user to select a list from my site. How could I write the code to initialize the list of the dropdown ...
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Custom Field Type - create a custom address

I follow the instruction from Microsoft to create a custom address field type. I have 3 address: visiting, postal, and invoicing. So I based on the SPFieldMultiColumnValue to implement. Following is ...
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Create a Custom Field Type

I would like to create a Custom Field Type by following the link enter link description here . Everything looks good. I can deploy the project successfully. However, when I create a new column, the ...
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Update field definition in all farm

I have a question is there a way to update field definition in all the farm? Basically I've migrated from 2007 and I have a field which has to be changed. So that all the lists etc etc can have a new ...
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Quick edit List URL field

I need to use the quick edit on a Link List (I am copying data from an Excel file). I am having trouble with the URL field, I can easly insert the URL but I don not know how to insert the URL name. ...
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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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How to create a custom field type which is inherited the “Text” field type

I am using sharepoint 2010. I would like to create a custom field type in Visual Studio which is inherited the "Text" field type. I never created a custom field type. Can someone tell me how to do ...
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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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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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Adding custom field to asset library in SharePoint 2013

Is it possible to develop a custom field( file upload/doc type ) for asset library in Sharepoint 2013 using Visual Studio? If so, can anyone please provide the details for the same. Thanks
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Cannot Get custom properties in BaseFieldControl

A have a custom field for cross site lookup. At the creation, i have to save the webId the ListId and FieldId, right now everything works. But in the Field Class i cannot save this properties and at ...
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Updating internal fieldname not getting reflected

Here's my scenario : Created a content type hub and programmatically created a custom content type and added a custom field in it. Solution got deployed successfully. <Elements ...
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SharePoint Powershell Number and User columns

I need to create two list fields by powershell. One that accept only Integer (type Number with no decimal) and the other User (multiple selection). I can create Number field and Single User field ...
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Design View is Gone! How Do I Modify My List Views Now?

I have just recently moved into using SharePoint 2013 and 2013 designer. On my 2010 SP list, I have custom priority indicators which require me to open the list view in SPD and modify the valueof XLT ...
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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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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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Is it possible to have a lookup field with multiple source lists?

I have two lists: list A and list B. List A should have a new multiple choice lookup column that allows the user to choose items from both list A and list B. Is this even possible? I have a kind of ...
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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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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 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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Can a Custom Field Type reference other Fields?

One of the common issues we have with SharePoint is that we want to display a whole lot of information about a user in a list, for example Job Title, Phone Number or Manager. We want to have this ...
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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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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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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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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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Purpose of the <MAPPINGS> CAML element in a custom Choice Field definition

I have yet to find a clear answer to this topic, so I'm writting this question in hope that someone can explain me the correct way to archieve my goal. I must also add that all my test was done on ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...