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 change list icon of a custom list?

I wanted to change the icon in site content for a custom list in SharePoint Online. Setting the ImageUrl property of the list did the job. But then I discovered that this had also changed the icon for ...
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SPView.RenderAsHTML() Paging and Filtering not working

I have displayed a sharepoint list view on webpart using SPView.RenderAsHtml() method with following code: System.Text.StringBuilder sb = new System.Text.StringBuilder(); SPList list = web.Lists....
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Inconsistent internal list field names between servers

This is making me crazy... I have two SharePoint 2013 farms, one for testing and one for production. The setup of them is nearly identical. I have a lookup field in a custom list, and it includes ...
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SharePoint 2013 custom list infopath form loss of fuctionaility in people picker field

just wondering if there is a fix for the loss of functionality with the people picker field once you customize the default info-path form that comes with a sharepoint list. If you see the default ...
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Store data in the list - save it to list itsef for CSR to read

I would like to ask if somebody has an idea how I can store formatting data for particular list/webpart on a page. My concept: I would like to create JSlink that would be attached in masterpage file. ...
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Back and Next Button in a Custom list

I have a Custom list for my Client's Licenses Renewal Alert. I want to be able to navigate between each entry without going back to the main list each time. Is there a way to add a buttons like ...
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How to get task and sub-task level % Complete to appear as total on summary task level % Complete

I created a Project Task list in SharePoint Foundation 2010. This list contains several Summary Tasks that contain Tasks. I am able to calculate the average % Complete for each task item in each ...
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Event corner with Calendar and custom list

I need to create a corner in intranet like in the pic below. I am thinking to add custom tables in the page layout. Then add Calendar with with custom table, and fetch calendar data in that table !!...
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Custom List schema.xml with custom content type - attribute code duplication

I made a custom content type with several custom site columns, all defined in a Elements.xml <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <!-- Customer --> <Field ...
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create list using CustomSchemaXml from client object model

I'm using Client Object model of SharePoint 2010. What is the property CustomXmlScheme in list creation? MSDN say nothing about it. It seems not working. I'm using this code: string xml = @" <?xml ...
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How do I combine rows from different sharepoint lists onto 1 overall list?

I'm using Sharepoint 2007 and sharepoint designer, and I am using multiple sharepoint lists that have the same column types (# required, # complete, % complete) that shows the training status for ...
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List Definition, disable modal dialog for View item form

I created two List Definitions with custom add\edit\view forms. Now I want to disable modal window only for "view form". I found solution where NavigateForFormsPages="TRUE" was used. But this ...
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Custom list update function not working

What will be the url for updating the customlist (customer) row with one of the column as reference? For example there are few columns in the list with name, age, gender, email , phone no, I want to ...
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Changing the Approved/Pending/Rejected Heading

I've enabled Version Settings which means that submissions to a list can be approved/rejected or put pending as appropriate. What i'm looking to do is change the Approved/Pending/Rejected name - I'd ...
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Creating Scoring Matrix

I have a scoring matrix which I use in excel consisting of 5 categories each scored by Impact & Likelihood using a look up, then multiplied. The total from each category is summed to provide a ...
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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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Draft entry owners' record lost in list item (which uses content approval) are lost

I have a custom list in sharepoint 2010. It includes a "Description" column which allows appending changes to existing text. It is needed to track who has entered the comment to any list item. This ...
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SharePoint 2013 Upload Attachment to list item

This maybe a silly question. But I am trying to upload a file to a specific list item in SharePoint list or library. When I try uploading a pdf file the following happens... Add then it does not ...
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Could not save list changes to server (2013)

I use Sharepoint Designer 2013. Created a new sharepoint website in sharepoint online, created a custom list within and wanted to create a new form. But sharepoint simply does not save the change. ...
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Amending Sharepoint List 2013 from MS Excel 2013

Is there any way to upload / connect the excel data with a SharePoint 2013 List. I have tried few add-on which changes the excel data in table and uploads to a SharePoint list however the issues is i ...
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Need a Choice column in a custom list for selecting “Language”

I have a custom list in SP2013 subsite and I need a choice column for selecting the language type i.e. English,French,Spanish etc and this selection of language should change the language that is to ...
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Adding fields to a list's existing lookup column won't add them to list's existing content types

I have created a custom list, in which I am not using any Site Columns or Site Content Types; I started with the OOTB Item content type and added various custom columns to the list using the "Create ...
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how to resolve FIXUPREDIRECT urls into MMS urls in List Item Page Content

I have a custom list and one of the columns is "Page Content" added from existing columns. If I add a site link in this HTML field for example url is "/en/about-us/" (I use Managed Metadata) it all ...
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Save list display form as pdf

I want to place button in list display form ribbon for saving the data as a .pdf. I googled a lot but I couldn't get any best approach to save list display form as pdf. Is it possible with client ...
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Why isn't CAML Query Getting Data from a Column?

I have a custom list which I am pulling data from using JavaScript. However for some reason it does not pick up two columns when I call them by their name. I have to use console.log(collListItem....
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List content not returning in Search Results

I have a List with an Enhanced Rich Text column body text (Multiple lines of text). No results are returning in this list or column. In List Settings I set Allow items from this list to appear in ...
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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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Editing sharepoint online list in Excel

For some reasons I want to edit my SharePoint online list in Excel 2013 spreadsheet. What are the possibilities?
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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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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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How to change height of top row within a List?

I would like to adjust the height of the top row (top bar?) within my lists - is this possible? Some of my column titles are lengthy which creates a lot of empty space within the column, I want to ...
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Security Trimming

We would like to use search filtering to provide a custom master page to users with almost everything they will need to do to start their jobs. I have a list that has Department codes and would like ...
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display list data up on dropdown column

I am having a SharePoint 2010 custom list with three columns EmployeeName, Districts and Created. I am showing the data of this list in a page using JQuery data table. I have a textbox and dropdown ...
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MOSS 2007 Search not working in Custom List

We have a custom list with a field that is single line of text, 10 characters. When the user uses the default ShaerPoint search box at the top right of the page to search for a value in the list, ...
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List Item Attachment

I am using SharePoint 2013 On-premise environment. When I try to open an attachment of list item , it gives me an error "Connection refused".
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GetListItems isnt working for library with metadata - PowerShell

So after searching over and over on the net for a reason for my problem. I decided to post it here. I'm trying to get all the items in my list that are in a subsite. In that subsite there are 3 ...
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VB script to automate importing sharepoint list data to excel

I need to automate pulling data from SharePoint list data to excel through writing a VB Script (not VBA). How can I import data directly from a SharePoint List into Excel using VB script? Currently, ...
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Sum and then divide columns

So I have a list in which a column needs to be summed up, then grouped so I can create another column that allows me to do division off of the summed total. So for instance John Doe 1 - 0 - 1 John ...
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How can I customize the list item and still have the ribbon

I am working on a Sharepoint hosted app and the whole application is created with the concept of SPA. I am using jquery, bootstrap, knockout, etc. to display the list item data. Is there any way to ...
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Webparts connection

I have a page with 4 connected list view. (let s say view A, B, C, D). The views are connected so that I can filter the views. (used the SharePoint default connection). List A is connected to list B. ...
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Actions not working (Do Calculation, Send an email, etc)

So I want to make a new workflow from Sharepoint list. After I put the condition, I want to put an action like Do Calculation, but when I choose the choice Action ribbon -> Do Calculation, it doesn't ...
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Custom Form Update Best Practices

This is a general question on how deploying a custom Visual Studio form to a SharePoint list works. My understanding is that custom forms can be added to an existing list definition or to list ...
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Change Custom List ID

I am looking to query a custom list that exists in many sub sites. Using either the CQWP or a DVWP I'm running into the list limit. As the ID is 100, there a lots of custom lists (not just limited to ...
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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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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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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 TYPES/...
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Deploy custom newform for custom list using wsp for SharePoint Online

I have a custom list which inherits 2 custom content types. Each content type contains around 50 odd fields. I have to customize the layout of the form and integrate jquery for the newform and ...
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Submitting list data to SQL

I'd like to submit data from a Sharepoint List to my SQL Database. I want the user to be able to create a new list item, attach a file and then once added it will write to an SQL Database. How would ...
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How to add a line feed in multiline column displayed in list view

I have a list with a column of type "multiple lines of text", which is updated by concatenating several other columns together when I save the item. I want to control the formatting of the list view ...
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How to get SPFeatureDefinition for Generic List in sandboxed solution

When creating custom list programatically from schema Add method needs SPFeatureDefinition object of the base list used. SPListCollection.Add method (String, String, String, String, Int32, ...