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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How to Insert images and description into a slideshow from SharePoint Back-end

I have a slideshow on the design that I'm converting to SharePoint template. Looking for a way to insert the slideshow's images and description from SharePoint's back-end. Something like a form with a ...
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SP13: Linking Document URL to Line Item

I am not sure if this can be done or how, but I created a Custom list that has a column for URL's to link to a particular document associated with that particular line item. Each line item is unique ...
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Remove item Content Type from custom list

I have created through Visual Studio a Content Type that inherits from Item and a custom list using this content type. What I would like is to remove the item content type that appears when creating a ...
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Why CustomRibbonButton for List not displaying in RibbonBar?

I have added 1 Element File for CustomRibbon Button. And added 1 Feature to deploy this RibbonButton. When I deploy this, it deploys and Feature is Activated but not displaying the Button in ...
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Return a rich text managed property in search results

I am working with a custom list in Sharepoint 2010. The list has nine custom columns, some of which are rich text. I've mapped these custom columns to managed properties so that I can return them ...
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Add list item through visual studio

I have created a list of links through Visual Studio. Now I want to add items to that list. How can I do it through visual studio itself? I am using visual studio 2013.
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List item Approval Status by Workflow

I have made a 2013 workflow for a list but I cannot get it to work the way I want it too. At the moment it sends me a task to approve or reject the submitted item but it's only on the task itself not ...
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Is it possible to recover data deleted from a list?

Is there any kind of versioning for lists, or is an entry gone forever when deleted?
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Hide list item with Workflow

Is there any way I can hide a list item that is posted to a custom list until it's approved by a content owner? If so how can I do that?
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Content Search Webpart Help!

I would like to show a "News Article" list on my site collection homepage that queries customs lists on all sub sites and shows those that have a column yes/no value set to Yes. How can this be ...
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Weird formatting for Item lookup

I have a lookup column in a List (A) which gets its value from a Single line of text in another List (B) where there is only a Title column. When sending out emails and I try to look up the value of ...
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Problems breaking inheritance and giving permission to manager

By using feature stapling we activate a feature that creates a custom list on a users profile in my site web-application each time a new my site (site collection) is created for a user. We want to ...
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Customising list views w/JS or XSLT: for my own specific type of list

When customising a list with JS or XSLT, the formatting seems to be applied not just to the list view web part the property is set for - but for all parts with the same list type ID on the page ...
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SharePoint List lookup from Excel file

I would like to know, whether we can look up for a value in an excel file within a SharePoint list. I know that we can setup look up within different lists within a site. But i would like to know, ...
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How to add a New Item form to a page in SharePoint Online?

I am using SharePoint Online which looks to be version 2013. I want a New Item form on my home page. I have tried SharePoint Designer 2013. I tried making a new page and it complains that "this page ...
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deploy custom site list solution to web application scope?

I created a custom list definition in Visual Studio. Then, I generated a .wsp and sent it to our server admin to install. He got a warning: The solution contains no Web application scoped ...
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External Data Field - check if item exists

I am using this code to set a external data field programmatically XmlDocument xmlData = new XmlDocument(); xmlData.LoadXml(myBCSField.SchemaXml); String bdcEntityName = ...
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Custom List, Searching “9” will return record with ID of 9. How do I exclude ID from search?

I have anabled search on a Custom List. However, I do NOT want it to return records based on its ID #. If I type in "9", I do not want it to return a record simply because it is the ninth record. ...
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SharePoint 2013 Auto populate person column in list with creator name

I have a custom list which contains several columns. I want to add a column to the list which I would like to be a "name/person" field which is mapped to registered users on SharePoint (or AD). But I ...
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SharePoint Online, Change Column Widths On Custom List

I have created a Custom List via Importing Excel Spreadsheet. How do I adjust the column widths? I tried to follow the below link, (my view is AllItems.aspx) and it never shows me the menu outlined ...
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Custom List inheriting wrong content type

I have created a sandbox solution with 2 custom lists, each with their own custom content type. When I deploy & activate the solution on my local environment and then activate the schema feature, ...
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While copy pasting row in Quick edit view error is coming up as “Value does not fall within the expected range”

There is an issue while copy-paste an existing row in SharePoint list through quick edit. The list has lot of columns and among them 15 columns are of lookup, people and group columns. The view where ...
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“Type SP.ULSTraceLevel has already been registered” error while applying javscript to NewForm.aspx

I have a custom list in which I want to apply the javascript in new form of that list. Javascript loads the user profile property of the entered user in the people picker control. I am getting ...
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How to get approval status of a list item as a column to that list?

I have a Calendar list and an approval workflow. The workflow is initiated when a new item is added. The event gets approved in the task list. I want to get that "Outcome" column to the list. But when ...
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attach file in sharepoint list, validation with attachment

Is there anyway to have a field that can link to a document. Like the attach file but an actual column field. If not is there anyway to use the attachment as a validation. So if there is no attachment ...
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EditForm does not fire for reusable workflow

I have created a reusable workflow and attached it to a Content Type that i created named "Tickets" This workflow is set to fire on a list whenever an item is changed. The workflow works as expected ...
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How to Pull Field Data from InfoPath Form into SharePoint List

I am using SharePoint 2013 and InfoPath 2013. I have an existing SharePoint List that's populated by an existing InfoPath form. Currently, only a few fields that are from the form appear in the ...
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can not add a new value in a custom list

I running: - Windows server 2012 - Sharepoint 2013 - Visual studio 2013 I created a custom list in visual studio and when i'm trying to add a new value inside I got "unexpected response from ...
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Schedule Workflow to run daily

The workflow I have sends an email to a user depending on the number of days left until a document expires (90, 60, 30, <10) in a custom list. Is there a way to schedule a workflow to run at a ...
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Links to local files from a SharePoint List

Ok, I am new to server side development (especially SP development) and I don't know if this is possible but here goes: I have a custom list which I populate from a local folder on my file system. ...
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What other file should be corrected after removing an error in Element.xml?

I'm using Visual Studio 2013 on Windows Server 2012. I modified a Field in the Element.xml of my list columns because I made a typo when I typed it. Nevermind I corrected the typo. When I trying to ...
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showing updated items from two lists in different site.?

I have two lists in top level site, I have used DataView to show all items from the all two lists order by modify. Of course, this DataView webpart showing data but not in proper way. I'm looking to ...
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BDC List column picker filter - search/filter not working and exact entry says not found?

I'm working with MOSS 2007. Rephrasing the question. I have a BDC column to an external datasource in a custom list. Today searching and filtering is not in place and actually exact matches are not ...
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How to loop through only Custom Document libraries in SharePoint

I want to loop through all custom document libraries (not OOB) in sharepoint 2010. What is specific method/function to do this?
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Workflow could not update item - access denied

I have a user that adds an entry to an Item List. However, getting the following error: "The workflow could not update the item, possibly because one or more columns for the item require a different ...
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Overwrite The Current Version In Custom List (Sharepoint 2010)

As we can see in above image there is a functionality to overwrite the current version in Document Library but I want to achieve this in Custom List. Any idea?
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Real Columns names

var clientContext = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var lists = clientContext.get_web().get_lists(); var oList = clientContext.get_web().get_lists().getByTitle(listName); var collListItem; var ...
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Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.Office.Server' or one of its dependencies

When I click to open any custom List in SharePoint 2007 root site, I receive this error: An error occurred during the processing of . Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.Office.Server' or one ...
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Hide some fields in the NewForm.aspx for a custom list

I have 5 columns in the custom list. Out of which only 3 have to displayed in the NewForm.aspx page. All of the 5 columns have to be displayed on the EditForm.aspx page. While googling, I have come ...
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Trouble with lookup columns

So we have a site collection. And in that site collection there is a sub site. On the sub site we have a form that was created in Infopath. This form connects to many other lists using lookup ...
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take back access right in a custom list after removed

I'm site admin, I have full control for the site, but, I've just remove me from a custom list. Now I can not manage it anymore, How can I take back the admin control on my custom list?
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Custom Link List opening links in a new page

I have to create a custom Link List containing a column which if it is checked the link will be opened in a new page (new tab in IE). How can I solve it? thanks.
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Need suggestion to create view for Timesheet

In the below screen I've created Timesheet. Here Sum is showing Total Hours worked by Tom. However I want to show below report :- Resource wise Total Hours worked in one day by date. For example on ...
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Ajax control Target id's for list new form.aspx controls?

I have done ajaxtoolkit v4.0 registration by following link. http://sampathnarsingam.blogspot.in/2012/05/how-to-make-ajax-control-toolkit.html But I didn't understand how to insert my new ajax ...
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Why are my list items skipping a number when I add a new item

When I add a new item the list item will skip a ID number. if the previous number was 10 the new number will be 12 even though there was no 11 Any thoughts as to why this is happening.
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Custom Lists - set row background color in a list depending on a column value

Starting from this example: https://code.msdn.microsoft.com/office/Client-side-rendering-code-0a786cdd I would like to set the entire row background color depending on a column value.
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Not able to view add item link in list view after 2013 migration

I have my SharePoint moss site with so many list and their view. I have add these views on my site pages. I have migrate this site to SharePoint 2013. In SharePoint view up-gradation has been done ...
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Limit users to their own employees

I have a list of about 1000 employees with their addresses and phone numbers which I want to upload to a 2007 SharePoint in list format, which I know how to do, however due to data protection, ...
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Check If An Set of Related Child Item Status Is Open On Update Of Another Parent Item

In SharePoint 2010 I have two lists with a parent-child relationship. Both list's items have a status column. There is a foreign key ID field on the child from the parent. When the parent item is ...
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Can we save few of list items in a separate database?

I have a different requirement that For suppose myCustomList having 40 columns and every 10 columns are similar kind of data. So, I want to save those each group of 10 columns into a specific table[my ...