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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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 ...
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Workflow with 3 levels of approvals (without taskforms) - Best way to implement

I have a List Form which is filled by employee and on submitting it has to go through three levels of approvals. Approval section(Approver Name, Date, Approved/Rejected) for each of these members is ...
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display list item when a field is not empty

I have custom list, created a view. In that view there is column called response, this is multiline text field. I want to display the list item when it is non empty. Note: I have created a other view ...
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Multiple Rows Won't Paste From Excel to SharePoint 2013 List

I can only paste one row at a time from an Excel sheet (.xls) into a datasheet view of a custom sharepoint list. The columns match exactly and all of the column types are set to "single line of text". ...
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Gantt View in SharePoint 2010 List. Where is time legend?

I am working with SharePoint 2010. I created a Gantt View for custom lists and the issue is that THERE IS NO TIME LEGEND on top horizontal bar. There is simply no Dates appearing... so that the Chart ...
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Sharepoint 2013: List View - boxed one column

Sharepoint 2013: I have created a form; with a custom list and have chosen the boxed style and I need to display the contents in a single column. Can anyone advise how I can achieve this please
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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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Highlight upcoming/overdue calculated column dates in a training list

I have a list to track customer training. Two of the trainig items are recurring; Ethics - annual and GPC Refresher - biannual (every two years). The due dates for each training requirement were ...
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sorting spgridview year month date

I have data in on column like 1/May/2015 29/May/2015 3/Apr/2015 My requirement is when they click column name in spgrid sor has to display like 29/May/2015 1/May/2015 3/Apr/2015 But I'm ...
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Tracking multiple list entries for individual users

I have a training registration list in SP2013 for one training session that is offered every month. Users can sign up to attend multiple times (for example, if they were on leave and/or need a ...
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SP13: Adding Shading to Custom List

I have a custom list created in SharePoint 2013. I have few lines of css in a script editor. When I add Shading style under modify view the css added stops working. To add the shading without using ...
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SP13: Changing Edit Icon

I am sure this is possible, however, not sure if this is an out of the box fix. Goal: To remove the edit icon ( )and add the word "edit" Is there an out of box solution?
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how to show 2 custom lists in 1 view

"I need to show 2 lists (contracts + Finance ) in the same view." Below I've 2 custom lists: 1-Custom List "Contracts" and 2-Custom List "Finance". Both were in Excel and I imported to SharePoint ...
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Include all non-system fields for listItems from client-side

Usually for retrieve information from list without system fields we've use code like this: clientContext.Load(logWorkItems, items => items.Include( item => item["Hours_x0020_spent"], ...
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SharePoint Designer Workflow copy data from one list field to another

I have attempted to do this workflows and tried publishing a few but they cant seem to execute. I am not sure what the reason could be. I am trying to forward all values from one field in a list to ...
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Approaching to have a third part web application inside SharePoint 2013

I am working on SharePoint enterprise server 2013, and I am trying to find the best approach I can follow to achieve this requirement:- Our customer has a web page which list their employees info. ...
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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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Creating a Custom List Definition and overwriting DisplayTemplate OOB Fields

We have a custom List Definition based on a OOB Task ContenType, then we need a custom names for some existing columns like Title, Body, etc. By the way, this is the Fields section into schema.xml: ...
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Programmatically Get Custom Lists (User Defined) Only

Is it possible to get the user defined lists (custom lists) in SharePoint 2013 object model? I am not referring to the lists created along with the site definition.
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Get list item when its null or undefined

So I have this code while (listItemEnumeratorlistReady.moveNext()) { footerListItem = listItemEnumeratorlistReady.get_current(); arTitle.push(footerListItem.get_item('Title')); ...
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How to Export SharePoint 2013 list images to Excel as Image?

I made a list in SharePoint 2013 which contains a picture/hyper link column. The Users need to export the excels but when they do they do not have pictures any more but they have links. I looked after ...
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SP2013: Site columns: lookup to custom list, or select list?

I'm looking for some advice on whether to implement a custom site column as a lookup to a custom list, or a simple drop down? What are the pros and cons of each? Which method better serves for data ...
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Event Receiver not firing because of content of “Mulitple lines of text” field

I have a list item for which my Item-Updated Event Receiver won't fire. It has one multi-line-text column, which contains a text with following properties: type: Enhanced rich text (Rich text ...
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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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Create multiple items in another list using PreSaveAction

I am trying to add time counter to standard survey form and save elapsed time with coresponding username at another list so I just mixed up some code which takes current user, elapsed time and creates ...
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List View has records lesser than 5000 still the field level filters wont work

I have a sharepoint list holding 9500 records. I have created about 9 views so that the 5000 threshold limit is overcome. To create these views i have indexed certain columns on which i have applied ...
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SharePoint Online - Custom List - Permission on Based on Department Column

I have a custom list with 200 records/items and there is a column (lookup) with department names (about 20 department). I want to give access to number of items based on the department. A similar ...
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Add History Log field to OOTB List

Currently I've a OOTB list. In that I need to add a field (multiple lines of text) to display the status field(custom field) value and who modified & when? It supposed to look like: Work In ...
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Custom toolbar button to change value of a field and save form

I've created a SharePoint OOTB list. For that I need to create a custom action button to Ribbon bar. When User clicks that button, it should change the status field of the list and save the form. ...
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Folder created through REST API of type SP.Folder in a list is not visible in sharepoint list UI

I am trying to create a folder inside a custom list using REST API with with type SP.Folder. I am able to create the folder successfully. Below is the code i used. English folder has been created ...
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Move one task item to another task

I was curious if there is a simple way to move an item in one task to another task. Example: We would have a task list called Requests. Once an item in that list is approved we would move that item ...
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Can I create/update a list item by uploading a document to a document library in SP2010?

I am looking for a way to capture data from a formatted word document users are currently using. Rather than create a list where the users input the information and it generates the document in the ...
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Set list column content type based on condition

I am trying to create a column that will display a person or group content type (with active presence displayed) for all Active Directory users and/or a single line of text for all inactive users no ...
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Add custom button to sharepoint ootb list edit form

I've a SharePoint list, which created using OOTB function. In that list I need to add a button inside the form. So On click of that button will change the status(custom field). When I googled all i ...
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SharePoint 2007 Date picker issue

We have a issue in SharePoint custom list new form.aspx page. We have 2 date fields, it was previously showing calendar icon with the date field but now it is not using calendar icon this the date ...
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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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How to get the email id from people picker field using CSOM in SP 2010 Custom List Form

I have written the below code for getting the display name from the PeoplePicker field on PreSaveAction() call in my custom list form in SP 2010. I got the displaytetx attr: mydomain\name2 Now using ...
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Unable to get property 'PageManager' of undefined or null reference SP2013

I've just created a new custom list on my site, with a simple list, one text column, no javascript, no CEWP, just a very basic vanilla function. Running the page with PF12 open, the error "Unable to ...
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Custom Edit Form - Ribbon link button

Probably an entirely stupid question and something I am doing wrong, but I have created two custom forms for my list, one for 'new caller' and one for 'new client', I added a custom action (view ...
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Append several columns to another SharePoint list using event receiver

I am working on two SharePoint list:List 1 is overview of servers including: Server Name, Purpose, status etc.. List 2 is change log on each server, it got an lookup column that connects to Server ...
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Why are my field names wrong when retrieving data using the _api/lists REST api in Sharepoint 2013

I am trying to retrieve data from a custom list in SharePoint 2013. I created the list with several fields: Title (single line text) Subject (single line text) Release Date (date/time) Main Contact ...