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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Add a script to all SharePoint lists?

Recently I've added a script for one of my Custom Lists in SharePoint Enterprise 2013 which will make Sticky Headers. It was very use full and now all of my users asked for the same capability in ...
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Why is ID is not defined POSTing to Sharepoint 2013 list?

My script: I have got a list that I want to populate with a HTML form. I'm using the following but I keep getting ID is not defined in google debugger. <script> ...
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A duplicate field name “GUID” found when adding custom content type to custom list

I've created a custom list with one content type inherited from 'Schedule' (no additional fields). Now I need to add one more content type to the instance of that list in the feature activated event ...
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Creating InfoPath Form from SP List with Content Types

I created a SharePoint list that I want to transfer to InfoPath form. The SharePoint list has multiple content types. Is there a way to transfer the list into InfoPath and have the content types ...
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Approve/Reject list items SharePoint 2013

Can anyone advise me how I can create simple Approve/Reject process for adding items to a list. I tried the standard Approve/Reject within SharePoint but as the items in my list are regularly ...
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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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Sharepoint List export and import

I want to export a SharePoint 2010 List and import it into another site. This list has 2500+ items in it and a workflow attached to it. Workflow gets triggered on adding a new item. If the List is ...
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SP13: Upload Image and Appear on a Page

Scenario: I am not sure if this is an out of box way to do this. If I upload a photo to a library I want the photo to appear on the home page in particular section of the page with a border...etc. ...
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Why is ListName is not defined when i'm trying to use JSON / AJAX to post to a table?

The Chrome debugger error: {"error":{"code":"-1, System.ArgumentException","message":{"lang":"en-US","value":"List ' ChangeOfAddressListList' does not exist at site with URL ...
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Cannot share list item in SharePoint 2013

I'm very new to SharePoint and trying SP2013. I'm able to share a document in Document library using the ellipses ... from the UI. However I expected the same with list items which is not available. ...
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List NewForm.aspx opens a different form

I hope someone could help in my case: We have SharePoint Server-2010 which was migrated to SharePoint Server-2013 recently, and my assignment is to create custom List with Application page which ...
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Convert Custom List to Document Library SP2013

I have a Custom List that I want to convert to a Document library. All the fields are identical. Is there any easy way of doing this? I'm using SP2013.
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Access Sharepoint 2013 List using REST Web Api

We have Intranet in our organization in which we have one list called announcement which also consist one custom column. Now I want to read that list data using rest api for mobile app of our ...
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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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Lookup list with dependencies/permissions

Below is a drawing of a scenarium I want to create in SP2013. My question is wether this is possible OTTB, or possible at all. The main concern is, how possible is it to make drop-down depend on each ...
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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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Change list behavior: Clicking list item SELECTS item rather than opening display page

Context: I have a requirement for a list that contains public and private data. The 'solutions' I found are mostly security through obscurity (views, web part trickiness etc) and not appropriate for ...
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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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create custom field linking to library contents

Trying to create a change request list requiring the viewer to specify the artifact to change, based on the filenames in the artifact library (same sharepoint). The displayed control to select could ...
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Convert list data to excel and upload it to document library without downloading

I have a requirement to export my list data directly to document library as new Excel document. I have used the following code to export to excel function getLists() { context = new ...
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Unique constraint on multiple columns

I would like to be able to set a unique constraint on two columns to avoid entries like in the 4th record below (1234,B1) ColumnA ColumnB 1234 B1 1212 A1 3211 B1 1234 ...
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Authorization to SharePoint Server 2013 onpremise

I am developing a cross platform mobile app using JavaScript and I am trying to access custom list and perform CRUD operation on on-premise, I want to get access token to access the list using REST ...
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move list element to another list with Jquery

I have two lists and I would like to move a list item to another list on a webpart button click. Is there a way to move items using jquery in sharepoint? Thanks.
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Open Custom Webpart from “Add new item” Click from sharepoint list using c#

I want to open Custom WebPart on click of "add new item" link (as shown in above image) in SharePoint list Programmatically.
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Assign value to drop down menu selection and sum

I have a multi-selection drop down list that gets choice from a share point list titled DEMO LIST. There are 15 entries in the demo list and they are worth either 2 points or 1 point each (there is a ...
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Attach document in custom list item using Client Object Model?

How to attach file in specific Custom list item in SharePoint online using Client Object model? Any help is appreciated! Thanks!
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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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New item is saved but inputs are not shown in the list columns

We're having a problem with one of our custom lists. When a new item has been added, it is being saved but the inputs entered in the new form are not being displayed in the corresponding columns. ...
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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 Form creation using Powershell - SharePoint 2013

I have a custom List called 'IssuesList' with 4 fields - "IssueTitle","IssueID","IssueDesc","Status" While displaying display form I should show 3 fields expect Issue ID i.e. IssueID should be ...
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Add Gridlines to a SharePoint 2013 List View

I am trying to find a way to add gridlines to a SharePoint list view. I know that I have the ability to add a datasheet view but I want the gridlines to stay after I stop editing the list. The goal is ...
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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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Unable to set value of dropdown on page load

I am using SharePoint 2013 online and I have created a form for my list using Infopath 2013. It has a combination of text fields and dropdowns. I am able to set the default value of text field using ...
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Rest API for breakroleinheritance gives UnAuthorized Error

I've created workflow for breaking inheritance rule of list item. I am using breakroleinheritance command to break the role using Rest API call by workflow. After breaking the rule, I am assigning new ...
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How to have string between “:” calculate column?

I'm working on SharePoint Enterprise 2013. I have a column call "CountryWF" wich shows Country:state:city. I need a calculate column to shows between ":" which is State. I made some columns and each ...
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Is there a way to determine if the same file was submitted more than once to a list?

"New" hire SharePoint developer (~8 months in) and the senior developer has moved to another agency. I subsequently inherited a variety of SharePoint applications. I recently had a request from the ...
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Button Changes to Green bu [duplicate]

input name="Button51" type="button" value="U" style="background-color: #FF0000" onclick="style="background-color: Green"" /> Criteria: SharePoint 2010, custom list with custom red buttons ...
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Optional Custom Column on Custom List Not Showing Up On Form (Does if Required)

This seems like a Sharepoint bug... I created a custom list based on a custom content type. Those fields all show up correctly. Additionally, I added a custom lookup field to the custom list, to look ...
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SharePoint: Is it possible to use term store in SharePoint hosted app?

I have a list which is hosted in my SharePoint hosted app and in this list I want to use term store to make a field such as country and city. Is it possible to use term store for SharePoint hosted ...
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Make a 'Choice' field with Allow 'Fill-in' choices remember the choice

Im using the 'Choice' type for one of my lists, and would like the users to be able to add their own choices. I then chose True in "Allow 'Fill-in' choices". This works like a charm, but my users ...
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How to copy lookup item content to a basic column (single line of text, calculated,…etc)?

I have a list that looks up for information from other lists. There is a basic column (single line of text) showing quantity and an other one showing the price (lookup). The only thing I'd like to ...
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Filtering Lookup Column By Expiration Date [duplicate]

Scenario: I have created a lookup column with two columns. A department column and Expiration Date column. Each Department has a Expiration Date. For example see the image. When the Department ...
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Calculate time including IF column value

I have the basic time value formula, but I am having two problems; The first is with this Total Comp Time formula: =TEXT([Start Time]-[End Time],"h:mm") It does display the difference in time as ...
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Finding Column Average

Created a custom list in SharePoint 2013. I have a column that is full of numbers. I would like to find the average per column. To solve this issue I created a calculated column and applied this ...
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Workflow to “Check Out” List Items - Help Needed on “Cancel” and “View” Modes

Long time lurker, first time poster! I have a SharePoint 2010 list that will be used to manage Personnel. When an employee has been with the team for 1 week, an email goes out to 3 different ...
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Change javascript onclick for “add new item” link under list

I made some custom list definitions in Visual Studio 2010 and deploy them to SharePoint 2010. I also made a Visual Web Part with a form. With this form I'm able to feed multiple of my lists with just ...
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Survey for each list item

I would like to create an environment where an employee can add an idea to a custom list of ideas. Then I would like other employees to be able to rank each idea. How can I create such a thing? I ...
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How can i make a server folder path opening in file explorer using IE and SharePoint List?

I'm approaching SharePoint just now, i have this List with our actual and running projects, every project has a specific folder address on our server. I want to make that folder opening in file ...
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Changing Permissions to a List Item Changes Permissions to the Entire List

I have a custom list in SP2010 where I need each item to be available only to the person who created it. A workflow like the one described in this article helped get that working. After an item is ...
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What is the best way to Manage meeting attendees in custom list?

I am trying to manage a custom list for a large meeting in SharePoint 2013 . I already have a contact list with all information, this will be my basic invitation list. The person who call for ...