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

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Customize rendering of custom field types

How can I customize rendering of a custom field type in SharePoint using server side code? I searched on the net but I am getting examples with csr technology i.e. JSLink. I want to know how I can do ...
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Custom Field type for SharePoint 2013?

I have a scenario in which i have to create a custom field type in my sharepoint 2013 environment. i tried going through a few examples online, i browsed thru various links and followed the content ...
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Get project custom fields (Project Server)

I am trying to access, in a project detail page, the project context via Javascript to retrieve the data of the custom fields. But my problem is that, when I try to access all the data it only shows ...
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Overriding default field values with user profile properties

I'm new to SharePoint development, specifically O365, and had what I thought was a fairly simple need - default a field to the user's department, and make the field read only. Turns out that was ...
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JSLink and lookup field problem

I am trying to make a cross site lookup field. So for now I made javaScript file and overrided the JSLink parameter. I want to made it clear for sharepoint and followed clientforms.debug.js ...
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Custom field template with list items query (JS)

I'm trying to make custom lookup field with JS Link processing its templates, but I'm not guru in JS so ... nothing works :) Here is what I've got now: // ...
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Add/Edit Item form with Repeater-like field

I need to have a complex Add/Edit list item form which contains a property that contains arbitrary number od rows. For example: "Order" Content type with "OrderLines" field. A user must be able to ...
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Get Lookup table value via REST

I've got a project server app in which I hava a custom field that gets populated through a lookup table I've previously filled. What I want is to get the value of this custom field using the REST ...
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Confusion on creating custom field control in SharePoint 2013

I am very confused and Im hoping someone might be able to help. I created a custom field type and a custom field control. I followed the code from the book "Inside Microsoft SharePoint 2013". It ...
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Create a site-column of type user, multichoice and multiuser using Sharepoint Client Object Model

I'm trying to create site-columns with following types: Text, Note, Number, Choice, User, MultiUser, MultiChoice I've implemented it for all the types except for User, MultiChoice and MultiUser. ...
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How to add a field to Discussion Board

I have got Discussion Board in Community Site. I want to add a field with image, or picture to the discussion list. How could I add a field to discussion list?
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Converting text field to hyperlink via xslt

In my list I have a field for just a regular old text field - all default. It's just a plain, default text field named [TextLink]. And in my fldtypes_custom.xsl file I have included some lines to ...
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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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Calculated Field from another Sharepoint List

Relative newbie to Sharepoint Lists so please bear with me. I have 2 Lists that I need to work together to provide a bit of help to my Service Desk colleagues. List A (Tickets) FIELDS: Ticket ...
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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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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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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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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, ...