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

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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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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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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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ListItem GUID doesn't shown

I want to display the GUID of a ListItem in a column of a List. I have created a list with some fields, including a custom field to display the guid of each listitem, this field is not editable. When ...
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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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Custom field type - how inherit attributes from base field type

I need to create custom field type which must inherit ATTRIBUTES from inherited field type (e.g. Note). I know how to add custom attribute on my custom type (using fldtypes...xml, custom ascx,...) ...
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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 - 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Field to store a list of links

I'm looking for a way to store a simple list of links (add/remove) in a single field on a basic Custom List. My team has extensive custom field development experience and we've built such fields ...
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SP2007 - How to display textbox field element based on dropdown menu choice on Edit Column page?

I'm creating a custom list field type which is basically a glorified multichoice field, but I want the checkboxes to be grouped by headings that the user can specify. For example: Status1 ...
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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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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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Are Display Form FieldControls used in 2013 Custom Field Types?

When using a Custom Field Type that has a Field Control (provided by FieldRenderingControl), it seems that the Field Control isn't used when rendering data on the Display Form if the SPField.JSLink is ...
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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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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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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 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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Custom Column, Shared Properties and Document Sets

I have created a custom column with SharePoint and it appears to be working nicely. I have created a document library and added to it a document set content type. This document set has the custom ...
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How to Url Rewrite in Custom Field Type?

I'm creating a custom field. I'd like to pass some data to my control when the FieldRenderingControl property is get. How could I do? I think about Url Rewriting but in the get I can't access the ...
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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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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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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 - 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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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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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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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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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 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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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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Access parent field values from custom field definition

I've got a form that contains different custom fields. During vallidation of field1 I need to know the value of field2. Does anyone know how to access the field? Or perhabs it is possible to connect ...