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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Workflow failed to start. Workflow variable ReturnValue was null when a value was expected

we are running Sharepoint 2010 Enterprise Edition and have a very large custom list with several approval workflows created in Sharepoint Designer. The workflows run daily and very recently we noticed ...
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How to get user who approved item and output to a separate list

I have a Designer 2013 WF that when the checkbox called Audit Item is set to yes then it would output any audit information I have to a separate list called Audit Report. Please see below for logic: ...
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SP13: Connecting Content Types

Working in SharePoint 2013. Have a custom list with a bunch on content types. Some of the content types share the same columns. My assumption was that if a column is filled in one column type it ...
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Add a column in Document Library on the fly when the Document Library is created

I want to create a column created/added when I create a document library or splist within my site collection. Will the approach of : ListCreated event receiver work in this situation? Should I ...
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Compare two int columns in a Sharepoint list

I´m doing a course catalog app for SharePoint. And I have a list called Courses. In that list I have two columns called: Seats and FreeSeats. When you make a new course the boss decide how many can ...
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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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Field name changes when I add a number

I use the shortest words possible when creating fields in a custom list. I go back and rename it sometimes, but the URL retains the shorter name. I have created a list, and have fields IS1 thru ...
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Custom “View Item” Button

I want to create a custom View Item button similar to the Edit Item button, without the use of SharePoint Designer? Can anyone guide me to achieve this?
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Add borders to custom list web part

Is it possible to put a border around cells in a custom list web part? If so, is it an easy change? I cannot find any settings that would change this look. The default view doesn't have any borders ...
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Is there a way to redirect a user back to the team site home page after entering an item in a custom list

This is becoming a pretty common occurrence. We have a custom list that we've created. Then someone enters an item, and it might contain information that the person doesn't get to edit, so we'd ...
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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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Find out user who deleted an item in SharePoint 2013 Document Library or List

Let's say a user deletes few items from a document library. Is there a way we can find out the user name of the person who deleted those. I looked into alerts which does let one know which item was ...
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Formating list with JSLink - “like” button

I am trying to reorder casual sharepoint list view which looks like this: To look like this: I am using JSLink and I have no problem with normal text fields like "Title" or "Description" but I ...
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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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Notification bar - customise and display new documents

I am trying to create a customised notification bar which is positioned at the top of the screen which displays new documents to all users, is this possible? Can this show multiple new documents ...
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Alert Settings to to enable one click view of excel and not download

I am using SharePoint (Office 365) and we are trying to replace emails with alerts. It looks good however alerts give a link to directly download the file instead of taking me Excel Online (for excel ...
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Unable to Open InfoPath Form for SharePoint List

I have a SharePoint List on office 365, trying to design InfoPath form 2013 . But I am unable to open InfoPath form 2013. Yesterday I had worked on same list, but today it is showing error as shown in ...
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How to create a custom new form for a Document Library (to add it in a SP Solution)?

I needed to create custom forms for a SharePoint list and I found these articles (1 and 2) that gives really good explanations to do it step by step. Now I want to do the same for Document Library. ...
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How to bind SharePoint:FormField with data coming from a string array on server side?

<SharePoint:FormField runat="server" ID="field_Domain" ControlMode="New" FieldName="Domain"/> I want to fill the formfield ...
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Linking Lists in different sites

I am trying, for example: If I select an item, Contract A, from List1, I will get a result below of all items in List2 that are associated with Contract A. I have done this with lists in the same ...
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Update list item with HTML Form,JS,etc…?

I got asked to solve the below problem. On our Sharepoint 2013 Teamsite there is a list with teammembers. {Name;IsAvailable;Person} Name = Textfield IsAvailable = True/False combobox Person = Person ...
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Custom Event List shows wrong DateTime for All-Day-Events

I am using a Content Query on SharePoint 2013 to list all upcomming Events for the next two weeks from all Calendars on a certain Site Collection. And with the result of this Content Query I ...
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Get ID value passed in Query String from custom list

There is a web part that displays information based on the ID present in the query string, along with that we also need to add another information to the page. There is a list that has ID number. I ...
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new form - edit form -display form load very slowly

we have large custom list in sharepoint 2013. these items are around 10000. recently new,edit,display form loaded slowly. forms take a long time to load, about near 2 minutes. forms customized with ...
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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 ...
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Create external content type with sql server

I need to have an external list in SharePoint 2013, i found a lot of tutorial but. I need that my external content type has a unique authentification to my sql tablE. i don't want connection to the ...
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Update Edit form list from SP-Update

I have one project actually in production environment. I must deploy one change request on edit form of one list called Person. I have developed one SharePoint Farm Solution with my list definition ...
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Retrieve data from Sharepoint list to ASPX page

I have a sharepoint list named Products with the following columns: ProductID Name Price. In ASPX page there are 3 text boxes that will hold the data for each corresponding column as shown below: ...
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How to get a table as cell of a custom list?

I am not experienced with Sharepoint at all and I wanted to be able to add some data (user, text, ...) wich was no problem, but I also want a list of (text,date). for example: title, user, task, date ...
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Possible to lock cell in list?

I set up a list based off of a calendar, this is a list of tickets we have available to employees, I have set it to not allow an employee to sign up for more than 1 set of tickets, is it possible to ...
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Conditional Web Part

I am trying to design a custom list form wherein the forms shown will depend on the type of user. My intention is to have several web parts to cater for the different types of user. I plan to load ...
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Email employee selected in a list

I have a custom list where employees can nominate colleagues to be recognised. The company directory is connected to the list. I want the person who is nominated to receive an email so they can see ...
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Get Likedby column value from List Rating Setting

I have created a custom list and activated rating setting. I want to count the number of likes and likedby. But when I modify the list view I found Likedby is disable but checked and likedby is not ...
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Limiting the Number of Attendees

Created a list that keep tracks of people signing up for a class. Is there a way I can set a custom list that will not allow anyone to be able to sign-up if it reaches a certain number of people. I ...
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Sharepoint Checkbox Hover Text

I have a Custom List with checkboxes to for one column. The default text which appears when you hover over a checkbox with your cursor seems to be the name of the checkbox. Is there any way to change ...
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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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Lookup on same list

Are there a way OOTB if i have a lookup on my own custom list. If i select an other item. The other item is automatically linked. For example. I have list "test" with a lookup on "test" (so same ...
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multiple file upload to a list

My customer asked a component list for event announcements, and after event done they would like to upload event photos, videos or related files. I told them to use attachment but they have like 500+ ...
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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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“Invalid Form Template” Error - InfoPath 2013

I've configured Infopath Forms Services in SharePoint Central Administration but cannot get it to talk to SharePoint. I get the Invalid Form Template error every time I run the Design ...
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Build a SharePoint online app that can create new lists

I'm new to building apps for SharePoint in Office 365. I'm pretty new as a developer as well. I do know that Apps are now called Add-ins, but I'm using Visual Studio and the projects are still named ...
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Calculated column with ID removes ID number on update

I'm using SharePoint 2013 and I have a calculated column in a custom list, called "Project ID" that has the following calculation: ="DS-000"&ID The first item in the list has the "Project ID": ...
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Document library directly on edit form

I need to have versioning with draft version and approval. Custom list has only major version and not minor. So i could use document library but i don't have document to upload. Are there a way with ...
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Using the same app but with differing content

Afternoon, Any help or guidance will be greatly appreciated. I have created an app called 'Projects' using a custom list. Following the creation of a page i've inserted this app as a web part two ...
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SP13: Custom List Add Item Redirect

This is possible with a SharePoint Survey, but not sure how it's done using a Custom List. I have a custom list and when someone adds an item after they click 'save' it opens to the list library ...
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Convert Plain Text to Link?

I have one list, In that one column has plain text but by migration tool I migrated document to that filed for 2k records. Is there any way to convert that attachment link for all 2k records? ...
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Number items in the list, what is the threshold value when we apply view to share-point online?

I had created list in O365 share-point online site, and about 6k items were there, But when I applied view group by some field it will showing only 5k items, Is there any solution to get all items by ...
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Default value for Date and Time column rounds up to next hour

Have a list with column type of Date and Time call Event Date We have the default value for this Event Date field of Today's Date. When users add a new item, if it is 10:02 AM, the value for Event ...
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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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Document ID for List Items

Is it possible to get a document ID for an item in a custom list? I have the Document ID service enabled, but I can't see any document ID in the list of xsl items. For reference, I'm using the ...