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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Change list template from 2010 version to 2013

Similar to: How to migrate list template from 2010 to 2013? I've old farm solution with list schema & list instance. After deployment, list has old 2010 look, and is rendered on server side: ...
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error with editform.aspx after creating list from list template -2013

I'm using a list template i saved from windows sharepoint services v3.I have managed to get it to create a list on SP 2013 using the template by making some changes to the manifest.xml and cab files. ...
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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 do I lookup string value from another list?

I'm having trouble using a "Lookup" type field to lookup values from another list. I have two lists. 'Invoices' list shows all the invoices' being entered by colleagues with all the general ...
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Issue while adding multiple items using for loop in Client Object model

I am trying to develop My Favourite functionality in Sharepoint using the below approach. Create My Favourite list Create a custom script that will read the selection of the list item (any other ...
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custom list, highcharts not displaying properly

var myData = [5]; var owlName = ["Tim"]; var j = 0; var items; $(document).ready(function () { ExecuteOrDelayUntilScriptLoaded(function getData(){ ...
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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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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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Creating Custom List in SP 2013 similar to Excel tables

I am very new to SP 2013 and need to create a few dashboards for management. I have access to a SP 2013 sandbox site, infopath and sharepoint designer. We are trying to create a table like structure ...
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Event Receiver for custom List and Document Library

What is the difference between Event Receivers for custom lists and a document libraries? The Document library Events are firing even when we select a custom list event receiver. What exactly is the ...
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Validate a SharePoint list column with regular expression

I have a list. I want add a column for list with this format : XX-XXXX How to set this Validate for column? i use this link , but don't work for me.
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How to add values from a “Person or Group” list column type to workflow email To or CC field

On SharePoint 2007 I have a custom list with a custom content type. The content type contains (among other things) a Person or Group typed column that allows the creator to add additional ...
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Multi-Line Text - Append Changes - Duplicate Entries on Save

Using SharePoint 2013, I have a notes field (multi-line text / append changes) on a custom list being used to capture budgetary information. The notes field was intended to be a running commentary on ...
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Linking Lists or something similar

I relatively new to SharePoint so hopefully I can explain what I am trying to do (with little SPD skills). List A provides users with all the courses available to them (with hyperlink to LMS). So it ...
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Get attachments url to the list to another field in same list before saving the new item Sharepoint 2010

I am having a list in my Sharepoint 2010 site. In that list I have some fields I want to attach some files to each new entry made and at the same time I want to store the URL of the file which is ...
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Can you copy / migrate a list from Sharepoint 2007 to 2013 without third party software?

I am curious if its possible to migrate a huge list from 2007 to 2013 and keeping metadata without going through 2010 first or using third party software?
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what is the best way to use SharePoint 2013 site collection list views in sub-sites?

Since we cannot import the list view web parts in SharePoint 2013 which was possible in SharePoint 2010, what is best feasible OOTB solution which can be used here.
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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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How to Add Data Field to Existing Custom List Form?

Say I have created a really simple custom list via Sharepoint Designer, and then created a custom NewForm.aspx called NewFormTest.aspx to go with it. Now I have to add a field to the custom list. I ...
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Is it possible to create a custom list in a public facing website on SharePoint Online O365

I am trying to figure out of it is possible to programmatically (list definition/instance via solution) create a custom list in a public facing website on SharePoint Online. I have managed to create ...
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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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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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Customizing a Sharepoint FAQ List

So I used the info I found here (http://stackoverflow.com/questions/4751691/best-way-to-implement-faq-on-sharepoint-site) to build a FAQ list for my company. However, it has some issues that I can't ...
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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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The attribute 'autoeventwireup' is not allowed in this page in sharepoint

I had two FARMS. QA and PROD. Both are identical. 2 WFE / 2 APPSERVERS / 1 SQL BACKEND. When (in QA) I browse an .aspx page it returns this error: The attribute 'autoeventwireup' is not allowed ...
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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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Read only column in Custom List

I have searched for the best desired method for creating a read only column in a custom data list but I couldn't find anything solid in regards to the all view. My goal is to be the only one allowed ...
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Export location of documents in library

I am using SharePoint 2007.. I have a document library with folders and folders inside folders and documents in each folder. How can I export a list of all my documents to excel or CSV to give me ...
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Create Custom ListView

Hi guys i have a unique requirement, i have a list of tickets with few columns like Creator name, approver name and signoff names, all are of type "Text" approver name and signoff names can have names ...
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How can I fix the broken “new item” link after deleting the InfoPath Form for a custom list?

I am using SharePoint Online which seems to be Microsoft's Software-as-a-Service delivery of SharePoint 2013. I have created three custom lists, one of which has 20 fields or so. Just to check it ...
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Variations: Propagate custom lists programmatically [duplicate]

I want to propagate my custom list programmatically.We can do it with GUI easily but I want to do it programmatically. Found the option to make it under Variations (screenshot below)
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How to clear ID Field on any Sharepoint List

How could I Clear Id field after testing a List, and start with ID 1. Because Ech Test Increase my ID Field of 1. After All Test I would Like to start with ID = 1 on production.
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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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Sharepoint “custom view” issue

The issue: I have a custom list used for observation reporting. The reports cover basic things like Office location, name, action, improvement etc.... Within this section, a custom view has been ...
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Url error on lookupfields causes webpart to fail

I’ve setup up two lists. A main list(list A) and a secondary list(list B). These two lists are related through lookupfields, where list B looks up items in list A. On the DispForm.aspx for list A, ...
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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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Formula for Overdue Items in SharePoint 2007 List

I am trying to build a SharePoint List to keep track of overdue Requests for Information.. My client wants this list to show the # of overdue responses each time he logs into SP. My main columns ...
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Restrict access to full list/database, but have a search form to show results

Not sure whether my keywords are completely off, i'm quite new to SharePoint and have been using Lynda to get a quick grip of the program. I have a brief which requires a frontend search/filters page ...
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How to set default sharepoint:formfield value without using javascript

Trying to customise a list form. Is it possible to initialise the "ObjectName" field to a value passed in the query string without using javascript? Thanks.
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How to hide items from the “Destination Library” dropdown list, inside the “Upload Image” dialog

Is there a way to control which items are displayed inside the “Destination Library” dropdown list inside the “Upload Image” dialog box ?
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Filtering list based on user preferences

On SharePoint I have 3 lists created. The 1st list contains 2 columns: user's unique ID and user's name. The 2nd list contains 2 columns: user's ID and a multiple choice of preferences of ...
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Can I create a calculated column that only upddates when it's a new item?

I have a list with an editable due date column. I want to be able to conserve the first value saved of the due date column, If the due date value is changed. So I created a second column called DD2 ...
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Need to show person/group column in Custom List when user is admin

I Need to show person/group column in custom list,when user is valid admin or I need to automatically fill that column with current user name.Please say me how to achieve this functionality.
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How to create SharePoint list with custom template using Managed Client Object Model?

Creating lists in SharePoint using Managed Client Object Model is rather easy task. Here's how to create a list with SharePoint's custom list template: ListCreationInformation lci; List list; lci = ...
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visual studio project template to extract sharepoint list

I want to extract a sharepoint list and then want to use it as a template in visual studion. Can you suggest from where i can download and add such a template into the visual studio. Please help !!
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My Webpart does not see Field in a list

I am writing a webpart for SharePoint 2007 and have 1 problem with accessing list by a webpart. I have a list with lets say 10 fields and I am using this fields by a webpart without problem. But ...
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How to change the icons for my enterprise wiki library items

I am working on a publishing site collection and I am using the enterprise wiki template. But inside the “Pages” library I will get an IE icon beside the items as follow:- So is there a way to ...
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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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No “New/Edit Item” option after migrating SharePoint List 2003 to SharePoint 2013

Hi what should we need to configure on the manifest file of SharePoint List 2003 aside from setting Product Revision from version 3 to version 4. Below is the missing option after uploading my 2003 ...
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Lookup column to Picture Library

I've created a picture library called "Reusable icons" with all my icons. Then I created a new Custom List with a lookup column to the "Reusable icons"-library. Problem is that I don't get the url ...