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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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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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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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 ...
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How do I autopopulate a people picker based on another people picker value?

I am new to sharepoint and I am having trouble creating a versatile list. What I need is when an employee is entered into the people picker column I need their manager to autopopulate in another ...
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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 = ...
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How to retrieve all list/library which uses InfoPath forms in a site collection

How to retrieve all list/library which uses InfoPath forms in a site collection? It would be helpful if you post your answers in C# code or SQL query. Thanks
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Replace SharePoint 2013 Discussion Board Username by FullName

I need to replace the default SharePoint 2013 discussion board Addedby/Author/RepliedBy field(currently it is username) in to custom field example user's Full name. I am using FBA authentication to ...
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What is the best way to add JSLink inside form tag

I am trying to add JSLink insided for tag in my SharePoint hosted app <Form Type="NewForm" Name="{878B105CA-A7O8-7C28-HD7F-5B0DCBA7DSA}" SetupPath="pages\form.aspx" ...
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SP13: Showing Image in Custom List

The first part is working not the second. Intent: To have users select add attachment button on a custom list new form. Then select browse button that allows to browse out to select image on ...
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Pre-populating a column value upon list creation

We are trying to implement a small workshop registration system on our SharePoint. Workshops are offered in different cities and at different times a year. For each event we have a list where people ...
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Javascript to add Approve button on HTML page

I hope I explain this correctly, it's a bit complicated.So I have this list, where my agents can submit a request to leave work early. They fill out an infopath form and it puts them on the list, ...
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Calculate SUM of column and use in another list's column calculation

Hullo, My environment is Publishing site in Sharepoint 2010. I have a library named Invoices with the following structure +-----------+-----------+--------+ | Invoice | PO Number | Amount | ...
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Column validation only when creating new item Sharepoint 2010

So I have a date field that needs to be a future date when the item is created. The formula I have set up for that is: =[Date Required]>TODAY() This works well however I am running into an ...
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Creating an interactive form with a custom list with lookup fields

I have a list that we are using to order new computers for staff members. They fill out all their information, like name department and cost centre. Then I want them to select from a list of ...
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SP13: Form Column Permissions

Is there a way using SharePoint 2013 to allow ALL users to see the column, but only allow other individuals to be able to make edits. I know that I can change the permissions to "view only". But ...
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how do i create a custom UI for a list column

What is the best way to create a custom feature to customize the UI of a list by filling in the column and/or field green when the value for row item = yes/no?
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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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“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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make custom list item column unrequired (non-required)

I have a custom content type with many required columns. The UI does not allow me to change a column from required to non-required (at least, I can't find a way to do it). Is there a way to achieve ...
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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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Get items from list, write to word document and upload it into document library

I want to get items from the List which matches my filter criteria and write these items into word document in tabular format. For example, if i have courseID,studentname,studentid as columns in my ...