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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Lists with null columns not returned when retrieving custom lists with Caml query and Javascript

I am retrieving a list with caml query and Javascript. Everything works fine besides the fact that I have an image column and not all lists have that column populated: Here is a sample query I am ...
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putting the content type into the list

I have created two content types for my list, which take you to two different forms some items the same some different. Is there anyway to show what content type was selected in the list. Maybe by ...
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Content Types how to use them

I essentially want to put two forms into 1 list, some of the items they contain are the same and some are different. I'm not really sure how content types work. I essentially want first for the user ...
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How to get plain text out of a multi line text field in Client Side Object Model?

I am trying to read plain text from a MultiLineTextField in a List. This is how my code looks so far: //Get connection ClientContext context = new ClientContext("URL"); Web site = context.Web; ...
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Sharepoint List Issue

I am currently dealing with migration from Lotus Notes to Sharepoint 2010. I have a single line of text column in my SP list which looks like this "Chemical, Petrochemicals, Fertilisers;#Financial ...
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How to restore the sharepoint list data after deploying project solution again?

I have an Visual Studio 2010 empty sharepoint solution project. Solutions consist of several custom lists and workflows attached to that lists. The solution always changes, so it means I'm redeploying ...
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make something a required field depending on value

How can I make a column required depending on another columns value. Is it possible to do this without javascript?
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2 base items change the items in a form

Not really sure how to go about this, I want this vanilla sharepoint if possible. I have two 'Base Items' Player and Manager. These both have different forms. Some columns will be the same but some ...
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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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Why does my console output contain html tags for some field values?

I created a custom list which contains different field values e.g. Text Choice Note Currency Peoplepicker Using the following code I print the field values to console: List mealList = ...
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Creating dynamic accordion from a custom list using jQuery and jQuery UI in SharePoint not displaying as should

I am trying to dynamically build accordion from list of items returned using JavaScript, jQuery and jQuery UI. Below is my code: <div> Search List <input type="text" ...
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suggestions for list search alternatives using filters?

I have a very large list (a supplier directory) that I want to make "searchable" by keyword within the same page. My company has locked down/removed all of the search web parts so that users cannot ...
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Lists Definition, View toolbar type = none

in my list schema definition, in the allItems view I added the element: <Toolbar Type="None" /> But I still see the toolbar in the view page. (I can add list items, and new views). I would ...
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Hide list from browser site/Lists/lisName

I am working with a sharepoint hosted app, I create some lists in my app, is it possible to hide a list from browser? I mean, I do not want that a user can see a list with the url: ...
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change value of an item in validation

I am using list validation and I want to use an IF statement where is changes the value of a field. Say IF([column 1] >2, column2 = 'hello' If true, column3 = 'no' if false) Is this possible using ...
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Difference between enabling feature from PowerShell and activating it via site collection features page?

I am trying to create a SharePoint list based on a list template via a feature. The code for creating the list is in the FeatureActivated event handler of the feature's EventReceiver.cs file. The list ...
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Translations from resources appearing in list view but now in new or edit forms

I have a really weird problem with .resx files that I use in my solution that has been driving me nuts the past couple of days. I have two resource files: MyContentType.resx (english) and ...
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EditForm does not fire for reusable workflow

I have created a reusable workflow and attached it to a Content Type that i created named "Tickets" This workflow is set to fire on a list whenever an item is changed. The workflow works as expected ...
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Copying an attachment from one Custom List to another using a workflow

My initial requirement is to have column level permission in a custom list.(Set of users can see the column and set users cannot). Since SharePoint doesn't support column level permission i have ...
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Error while deploying List Definition and List Instance in SharePoint 2013

I have two features, first feature deploys custom columns and custom content types. Second feature deploys list instance and list definition. But I got following error when I retract solution first ...
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order by with a dropdown menu choice

I have created a custom list and one of the items in the list contains a drop down menu. containing apple,orange,banana,grapefruit. This has the title fruit. I then have modified the view where I want ...
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modify view of list in JS

I have this code: window.SFW = window.SFW || {}; window.SFW.urgentAlertsItem = { customItemHtml: function (ctx) { var urgentAlertsItemHtml = "<div class='urgent'><h2 ...
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Add custom webpart to AllItems.aspx of list Definition

i have a custom list definition which works fine, i have also made a custom webpart which i would like included on the Allitems.aspx page by default when a list is created from the list definition. I ...
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JSOM CSOM query only get dates that are not passed todays date

I have a list which contains an end date, I want to query this list and only collect the items which end date have not passed todays date. Once this has happened I want to count the new queried table. ...
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How do you export a custom list with a term store including a custom property?

Is there any way to export a custom list to CSV but automatically include a custom property of one of the term store metadata fields?
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Custom List - Conditional formatting with images

I've been browsing around trying to find out how to display an image within an IF statement on a page without it showing the link as text. Current my list looks like this: with the 'statusimage' ...
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show progress bar or loading image while running spd 2010 workflow

I have a SP 2010 custom list which is fetching data from multiple lists. So I have written a workflow in SP Designer to get data (auto populate) from all lists. It's working fine, but taking more ...
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finding individual list items and updating css

window.SFW = window.SFW || {}; window.SFW.urgentAlertsItem = { customItemHtml: function (ctx) { var urgentAlertsItemHtml = "<div class='urgent'><h2 class='name'>" + ...
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Integrating jQuery into the solution

I have a javascript file which I am editing the layout of a list with. Here is the code: window.SFW = window.SFW || {}; window.SFW.urgentAlertsItem = { customItemHtml: function (ctx) { var ...
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changing css in jquery sharepoint list

I am wanting to change the css in jquery if a certain statement returns true. I have just been playing around without the statement but it doesn't seem to work. This is my js file: <script ...
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editing layout of a list on a page

Here's my css .ms-webpart-titleText { color: green !important; font-weight: bold; } #urgent{ display: -ms-grid; -ms-grid-columns: 0.5fr 0.5fr 0.5fr; -ms-grid-rows: 1fr 1fr 1fr; border:0.5px ...
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Links to local files from a SharePoint List

Ok, I am new to server side development (especially SP development) and I don't know if this is possible but here goes: I have a custom list which I populate from a local folder on my file system. ...
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How can I compare existing items with new items in a SP Online list

I have built a WCF Application that populates a SP Online list. This is working without any issues. But, when I run the WCF for a second time, I get doubles of everything. So first of all I want to ...
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ctx in CSR not return the title

I need to make by clicking on the title of a list item, to open the edit form and not the view form. To do this I chose the CSR, I have the code: (function () { var statusFieldCtx = {}; ...
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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, String, ...
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How to Update “Created By” column through workflow?

I am trying to make the Blog comments and discussion replies to be Anonymous. The only way to do this (a simple way) is through hiding the created by column in the view. Is it possible to update the ...
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How to add a New Item form to a page in SharePoint Online?

I am using SharePoint Online which looks to be version 2013. I want a New Item form on my home page. I have tried SharePoint Designer 2013. I tried making a new page and it complains that "this page ...
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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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Include User Department with Document Item SP2013

I am trying to implement a system that when users upload a document, each item is automatically updated with the "created by" user department name. I want to filter documents by department. A static ...
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How do Insert the opportunity for users to provide listed information eg employee list?

At some point I want users to provide information in a list format in my infopath form as part of the form but don't want this to become part of the list in Sharepoint as it will create lots of Rows. ...
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ListFieldIterator is not functioning as expected in List Form

I have customized my new form for my list using the below guide. ...
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Display deactivated items in lookup column

We have a list of projects. One column is named Status (a choise Active or Finished) One column is Active Projects (a calculated column which shows only the actieve projects) One column is named ...
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PreSaveAction on a ListInstance with a custom ContentType

Everything I've read about PreSaveAction requires me to edit the NewForm or EditForm to add the reference into the form. However, given my list is created from Visual Studio using a custom content ...
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Calculated column: Lookup

Say I have a Date/Time [Date] column and a numerical [Value] column. I am creating a calculated column. I need a formula that will find the row with the most recent date in the [Date] column, then ...
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Calculated Lookup from another Lookup

I'm sure this has probably come up before but I'm getting nowhere fast so I thought I'd ask the question! I have a list called Areas, which has an Area column (text). I have a second list called ...
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How to : Visual Studio 2010 create Sharepoint List and define data source?

I have this ugly requirement of creating a SharePoint list (could be a custom or an calendar) which displays the companies upcoming events, the problem is that x department updates an excel sheet ...
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Custom list edit form error

I have created a form to replace the standard edit form. I have added it to the 'supporting documents' tab in the edit, to be used with my custom list. When I click on the 'edit' column I get a ...
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Storing Data for a Home Page

I'm fairly new to Sharepoint so bear with me! I have a project site and a request has been made to display (formatted) data on the home page relating to the project (ie title, scope, project members, ...