A custom list in SharePoint is a blank list in which you can add your own columns and views. Use this if none of the built-in list types are similar to the list you want to make.

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o365 SharePoint Online .. Write to List on another site with Tenant (all sites) NAPA app? Forbidden Error

Is it possible to write to a list on another site from NAPA developed App on o365 SharePoint Online. I have a simple app that can write to lists on the host web by fully qualifying the list, but i ...
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Keep a Sharepoint List updated with User Profile changes

Here is a run-down on what I am hoping to achieve on Sharepoint 2013: We need to create a Sharepoint List of users. This list is a sub-set of users - only from certain departments, for example. We ...
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Duplicate a custom column with all content

first some background: I need to create a feature using xslt (for a Data Summary webpart) that filters for a column being empty; unfortunately this column is defined as multiple lines of text, ...
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Validattion of Strict Text Formats in SharePoint online

In my SharePoint online list I have column Serial and i want users to fill Serial in specific format like 5CB34307L8,2CE0031NWX I want users to input only uppercase letters only digits without ...
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Sharepoint Online CSOM Powershell - Remove Permission level for a Group in a list

I have a list in which I want to remove "Contribute" Permission Level for a particular group "List Members Group". After removing this, I want to add "Read" Permission level. Basically, I want the ...
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Where to find proper resource for developing SharePoint forms using Visual Studio

Since Microsoft is not continuing with InfoPath in their next Office, so I wanted to learn proper way of developing forms using Visual Studio. What else- Creating lists using Visual Studio so that ...
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Access SharePoint Online List Data in Office App

I am trying to create an Excel task pane, which shows the data from SharePoint List. Here is the MSDN article for Creating task pane or content add-in with Visual Studio, which consists of HTML & ...
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Add js check on edit form

I've to make come check on the newform and editform in custom list. I've to check if a field has a value if an other has. I've to check if a document depending on meta already exist in an other ...
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Help! Set up bad permissions for a list know I am locked out of changing the list permissions

Help! So I added "Stop Inheriting Permissions" to a list then I set up a bad permission for that list and now I can't change permissions because I don't have permission to do that. How can I reset ...
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Webpart tab not appearing in site

The "Add a web part" function is not appearing in my list. I took the proper steps (List tab --> default new webpart) to go to the section but it won't display still. I am the site collection admin as ...
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Invalid Lookup Values Found Error

I have a simple list with a non required lookup column. If I try to create a new entry in the list with the lookup column left as "none", I receive the error: The list item could not be inserted ...
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Getting extra values from a person field

We want to make a list that has the following columns: Person | email address | organizational unit Ideally, we would like "Person" to use a people picker, and the other two columns be auto-filled. ...
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How do I submit a infopath form to a document library after a workflow has changed some fields?

I'm trying to: User fills out form and saves it Workflow calculates a custom id and some comments. Sends infopath form to a document library and sends it to an email. Everything is working but in ...
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Can I use Sharepoint to build an order form where users can order quantities of various items? Example inside

Sharepoint may not be the best choice for this job, but it's what I have to work with... SP Server 2013. I think it's enterprise, but may be standard, I'm not sure. End user site-owner level stuff, I ...
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Approver Comments not visible in List item

I have a Custom List where users can add new items and then moderators can approve or reject the items. When I approve a list item the Approval Status and Approve Comments are visible in the list ...
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Update column data on list via Powershell

I've got a list where theres one column that needs to be updated on a monthly basis (figures get changed). The list already has a person column so over-writing the whole list each month isn't what I'm ...
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How to Truncate a multiline column in a SharePoint List 2013

I am relatively new to SharePoint and have a few questions. I was wondering if someone could help me with some custom settings in a SharePoint list. I have a column that is set to a "Multiple lines ...
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Calculated value field not the correct value in the main list view column [duplicate]

so I want to make a counter in my list that stars from a custom number. In the custom form I added a calculated value called CustomID and calculated the value for that field with: ID + 100 When I ...
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Sharepoint Code to break inheritance and add new permissions at custom list level

I have a site collection with permissions set up as: EVERYONE READ I have a custom list. Here, I want to add permissions as EVERYONE CONTRIBUTE. I want to remove the Everyone Read Access Permssions ...
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Start view with displaying items 31-60

I created a list with 100 items, split my page into three columns and entered the same webpart in each column. Now the thing I want to do is that by default, the list shows items 1-35 in column one, ...
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“This task is currently locked by a running workflow and cannot be edited” error while using custom content types - SharePoint 2010

I have a list using several different content site-wide content types. I am able to add new items and edit the items once, but after the first edit I encounter the error "This task is currently ...
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create a list that will send me an email when someone signs up under that time

So my thing is I am trying to learn how to use sharepoint 2013 more and what better a way to incorporate in my little project. I would like to create a list that people can go to and sign up for a ...
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Re-attach custom list to Base template defined in list definitaion

We have a custom list which was created using List Definition. But the list got modified on production through browser. Hence, it got detached from it's base type. Now any change done in the list ...
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Submit attached file from custom list item form to document library

I've searched the internet for the past few days looking for a way to attach multiple files to a new item in a custom list from the NewForm and once the form is submitted, the files should be sent to ...
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Add a “add Link” to a Content Editor Web part

I have used a Content Editor web part to display a scroll-down list of links. The code I use is similar to this: <select id="mySelect" jquery110205452414735412181="1" ...
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Enforce Unique Values - List - Duplicate Error

I have imported an Excel spreadsheet into a SharePoint list in 2013. There are about 20 columns. I am trying to make the main column, single line text field, (not sure if that is the correct ...
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SP 2013 : Error in Get list by name

I have a list named sysCurrentUserInstance on my dev SP server and test SP server too. When I call (simplified) command: var list = context.web.Lists["sysCurrentUserInstance"] I've got relevant ...
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Hide Default Custom List from Add an App

I need to hide the Default Custom List and Documents Library from a site collection so that Users with Design Permissions are force to use custom list templates that includes mandatory columns.
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SP 2010 - Freeze Header Row - Cannot get solutions to work

I have been trying to implement a solution to freeze the header row of a list longer than I care to admit. I was able to get this solution to work: ...
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In an Info Path 2013 form that links to SharePoint 2013 custom list -how to add a repeating table structure for only some columns and not all ?

I have created a SharePoint 2013 Custom list with several columns. I am designing an Info Path 2013 form for this custom list. When I click on checkbox manage multiple items (see inserted image). All ...
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Replace URL column in SharePoint 2013 list with a Download Button

I have a custom list with different document references. The SharePoint list has a column for the URL of the document. For the purpose of cleanliness, I'd like to replace the URL of each list item ...
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Reference list from subsite

I want to use a list found in a parent site as a lookup in a list. As far as I could find was using external content types, however I don't know what the sql server back-end address is or what the ...
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Nomenclature based Unique ID in SharePoint List

Hi I am newbie to SharePoint. I need to create a list. challenge is that, when there is a new entry in the list, a unique Id need to be assigned to that entry automatically and the nomenclature of the ...
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Best way to deploy new custom columns, contentype, and list instances?

I created in Visual Studio some new custom columns, these custom columns are inside my custom contenttype. I created a new list instance which is using this custom contenttype. What is the best way ...
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Custom list where one column is dependent to an other column

Example: I am running a computer shop.I want to create a custom list where one column is dependent to an other column. For example if I select hp laptop, only hp models should be the next range of ...
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CustomSolution Error - Object reference not set to an instance of an object

atm I'm implementing a custom solution in our SP 2010 farm to receive emails on an specific custom list. With the following code it's possible to add one entry, with an email-body contains one line ...
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Data Connection does not refresh in Excel

I have a SharePoint list; Exported into Excel file and set the property to refresh Data Connection every time the file is opened. It worked very well in Excel installed on my system but when I ...
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Two SharePoint lists with different names, but same contents error

I have written a SharePoint solution which should create two SharePoint lists with completely different list definitions. If I deploy the solution, I get a strange behaviour. There are two different ...
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Getting sum of all the values of a choice column in a list

I have a choice column with choices as numbers in a list. I want to sum all the values in the column and display it, Is there any easy way of doing it?
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List views disappearing when navigate to a different page and back

One of the pages on my website I would like a place where I have a quick summary of all of my lists. I made another list and under site settings I added web parts of the lists that I would like to ...
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How to add a column which has auto increment value based on update of other column in a list

I have a list where in we are capturing Completion Month date. It can be updated by users if required. I need to have a record of number of times this value is updated for each individual row starting ...
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How to use a workflow to update the field(s) of more than the current list?

I recently setup a change management scenario like the one detailed here ...
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Creating a Form to a Custom List

I have been tasked with creating a form that individuals will fill out and then submit it. It will then go into a List that the HR department has access to. We dont want everyone to have access to ...
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How to populate lookup library field with value from list from the same page?

Essentially, I want to add document library to the custom list's "edit" child page. The goal is to replace basic custom list's attachments functionality with more sophisticated one. I can do that ...
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Customize “come down” page of custom list

I have a custom list. Say, every row represents a "project". Currently I can click a row and get New/Edit page that contains all related information. So, what I need is to click a row (a "project") ...
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Replace table with <div> in displayform

I have a custom list and when I view a single item the standard DispForm.aspx is used to display the item I am able to override those fields via JSLink but is it possible to override the table itself ...
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Using the ID column create a customised ID column

I want to concatecate two columns.... one being the ID column. When I add a calculated column I do not see the ID column in the list of columns I can use?
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Value in the List Columns in Sharepoint

I have custom list. Recently I added three new columns to the custom list. I set the style to check box initially. Later, I changed it from check box to drop down menu and the values for the drop ...
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How to implement graphs / charts to a custom list in SharePoint 2013

How to implement a bar graph or pie chart for a custom list in SharePoint 2013? I have a custom list with the field: months I want to have a graph/chart to show the usage of the services.
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Create line between sharepoint list items

I have a list that I would like to create lines in between a few items in order to separate descriptions from the next field and make them more easy to read. Is there a way to do this?