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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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How to remove default columns from a custom list?

Is there any option to remove default columns(eg: Created By, Modified By) from a custom list? I do not want to hide the columns for a view, but I need to entirely remove/modify the default columns. ...
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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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While copy pasting row in Quick edit view error is coming up as “Value does not fall within the expected range”

There is an issue while copy-paste an existing row in SharePoint list through quick edit. The list has lot of columns and among them 15 columns are of lookup, people and group columns. The view where ...
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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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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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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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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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Calculated Formula in Swedish Language

I have the following calculated Column formula =CONCATENATE(Title ,LEFT("00000" ,5-(LEN( TEXT(NextNumber,"0") ) ...
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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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“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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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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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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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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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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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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How to update multiple items in sharepoint list online using javascript

I want to update 4 items in the same time in my sharepoint custom list using Javascript. Im using a camlquery to get the item witch i want to update. Can anybody please help me and write a function to ...
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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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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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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 ...
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Add hyperlink to Sharepoint list item

I need to add a hyperlink to the Sharepoint (2013) list item in one of the columns or make the list item itself as a link. I don't know how to do this. Any help is appreciated!
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how to override the redirect function of cancel button in Display form?

I have a custom list and I am showing some items on the home page. When the user clicks on a link it is sent to the display page. But, when you are on the display page, the cancel button returns the ...
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Can a SharePoint List contain InfoPath forms, and manually entered list items?

Is it possible to store InfoPath forms with exposed public fields, AND manually-entered list items (with the same fields) in the same list? If so, how can this be achieved?