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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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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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 (...
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How to join custom list and have a composite display view in Sharepoint 2013

I have 4 custom lists which are joined on Id column. Now I want to build a composite list and have a display item view which will include all fields from all 4 lists. Till now, I have created Linked ...
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Get attachments url to the list to another field in same list before saving the new item Sharepoint 2010

I am having a list in my Sharepoint 2010 site. In that list I have some fields I want to attach some files to each new entry made and at the same time I want to store the URL of the file which is ...
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How to retrieve all list/library which uses custom content type in a site collection?

How to retrieve all list/library which uses custom content type or a custom column in a site collection? It would be really helpful if you post your answers in C# code or SQL query. Please let me ...
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How to Add Data Field to Existing Custom List Form?

Say I have created a really simple custom list via Sharepoint Designer, and then created a custom NewForm.aspx called NewFormTest.aspx to go with it. Now I have to add a field to the custom list. I ...
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How to modify the default list view?

I would like to know how to modify the standard SharePoint 2010 list view in order to increase columns width for instance. I already read the articles talking about using SharePoint Designer to ...
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New Column added programmatically to Content Type in Hub not propagating to the List in SharePoint 2013

I have a SharePoint 2013 Multi Tenant environment. I have a Content Type Hub, a Root Site and a Document Center in addition to a Tenant Admin site in every tenant. I have a Custom Visual Studio ...
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Apply color for list column

I have four columns: FirstName LastName Date Birthday I want to apply color and font for the FirstName column data only, how can this be done?
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Difference between Index column and simple column in SharePoint?

Difference between Index column and simple column in SharePoint? What is the need of creating index column ?
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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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Sharepoint 2013 display view renders & and "

I have Multiline text box in a list which has text as below: Note #1: Global Sport Academy & document (the "YMCA") dated 12/01/15 Notes #2: ...... In Edit view, it displays correctly but when ...
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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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Restricting a lookup field in a list

I'm putting on SharePoint Lunch and Learn training for my company. I'm wanting them to sign up. In one list, I have title and date Lunch and Learn 1, January 15 Lunch and Learn 2, January 22 In ...
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Fast edit existed sharepoint list with Access or something

I have some custom lists in Sharepoint2013, with a lot of data (~8000 record/each list). I must edit some of it, however, edit some 8000_row_data_table in Excel is easy, but in sharepoint web, it's ...
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List Item should be non-editable once created by the user

I have a list and have contributor access to it. I want when an I create an item into it after that it should not be allowed to edit.
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Column to Identify Duplicates Across Multiple Columns

I am working on a sharepoint list with 3 user-entered columns Customer Code | Product Line | Part Number I want to identify rows with duplicate values for all 3 columns. For example: 55555|...
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Making Help Desk System: Using Custom List to View Tickets and Close Tickets

I am trying to create a custom list that allows me to Click on the Title to go to the view of the ticket. I am also trying to make it more easily editable. I would like to have a pop-up appear if I ...
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Permissioning on list based on group

I have list for of items added by users who belongs to one of the 3 departments. I want that user can only see the item added by them. Each department will have an approver who can see all the items ...
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Calendar view for a custom list with multiple dates

I have a list of essentially projects/tasks that will have 2 dates listed as separate columns(ex: phase1 date, and a phase2 date) along with some other information. I am trying to create a calendar ...
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Enforce Unique Values Across 3 Columns

I have a list with 3 columns that are currently relevant: Customer Code | Product Line | Part Number I want to enforce unique values across all 3, so that at least one value of the three columns ...
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How to create SharePoint list with custom template using Managed Client Object Model?

Creating lists in SharePoint using Managed Client Object Model is rather easy task. Here's how to create a list with SharePoint's custom list template: ListCreationInformation lci; List list; lci = ...
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Attaching Event Receivers on more than one list

I have a SharePoint 2013 site with multiple lists. Many of the lists have a common content type. We have created custom event receivers to be attached to these lists. But since we want the same event ...
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How to trigger a sharepoint custom list workflow programmatically

I have a custom list and associated workflow with it. It is working fine from within SharePoint, but the workflow is not triggered when new item is added from a WebPart. I have added ...
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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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Timer job to run weekly to send email notifications

I am looking to create a timer job that would run weekly and send an automated mail to seven different groups of users very start day of the week. For example week starts with Monday every Monday ...
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Entire Lookup Row to Appear in Dropdown

I hope I can explain this clearly. I am working in SharePoint 2013 and created a custom list that I pulling the data from that list into another list using lookup columns. For example, ID# is one of ...
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Create column in list with link to open document in document library

I have created a custom list in SharePoint 2013 (Office 365) using the Import Spreadsheet App. This has provided me with the columns (Project Code, Title, Author, Medium, Quarter, hyperlink, etc.) and ...
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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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Why CustomRibbonButton for List not displaying in RibbonBar?

I have added 1 Element File for CustomRibbon Button. And added 1 Feature to deploy this RibbonButton. When I deploy this, it deploys and Feature is Activated but not displaying the Button in ...
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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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Display list metadata on list item hover/click on list item

I know what I want to do, but do not know if I am approaching it correctly. I have a custom list with a number of metadata columns. When I or user selects an item from a list I would like for the ...
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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 ...