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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o365 SharePoint Online .. Write to List on another site with Tenant (all sites) NAPA app? Forbidden Error

Is it possible to write to a list on another site from NAPA developed App on o365 SharePoint Online. I have a simple app that can write to lists on the host web by fully qualifying the list, but i ...
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Editing sharepoint online list in Excel

For some reasons I want to edit my SharePoint online list in Excel 2013 spreadsheet. What are the possibilities?
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Keep a Sharepoint List updated with User Profile changes

Here is a run-down on what I am hoping to achieve on Sharepoint 2013: We need to create a Sharepoint List of users. This list is a sub-set of users - only from certain departments, for example. We ...
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Duplicate a custom column with all content

first some background: I need to create a feature using xslt (for a Data Summary webpart) that filters for a column being empty; unfortunately this column is defined as multiple lines of text, ...
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Workflow could not update item - access denied

I have a user that adds an entry to an Item List. However, getting the following error: "The workflow could not update the item, possibly because one or more columns for the item require a ...
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Sharepoint Online CSOM Powershell - Remove Permission level for a Group in a list

I have a list in which I want to remove "Contribute" Permission Level for a particular group "List Members Group". After removing this, I want to add "Read" Permission level. Basically, I want the ...
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Where to find proper resource for developing SharePoint forms using Visual Studio

Since Microsoft is not continuing with InfoPath in their next Office, so I wanted to learn proper way of developing forms using Visual Studio. What else- Creating lists using Visual Studio so that ...
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Access SharePoint Online List Data in Office App

I am trying to create an Excel task pane, which shows the data from SharePoint List. Here is the MSDN article for Creating task pane or content add-in with Visual Studio, which consists of HTML & ...
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Add js check on edit form

I've to make come check on the newform and editform in custom list. I've to check if a field has a value if an other has. I've to check if a document depending on meta already exist in an other ...
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Webpart tab not appearing in site

The "Add a web part" function is not appearing in my list. I took the proper steps (List tab --> default new webpart) to go to the section but it won't display still. I am the site collection admin as ...
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Help! Set up bad permissions for a list know I am locked out of changing the list permissions

Help! So I added "Stop Inheriting Permissions" to a list then I set up a bad permission for that list and now I can't change permissions because I don't have permission to do that. How can I reset ...
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Invalid Lookup Values Found Error

I have a simple list with a non required lookup column. If I try to create a new entry in the list with the lookup column left as "none", I receive the error: The list item could not be inserted ...
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Custom list where one column is dependent to an other column

Example: I am running a computer shop.I want to create a custom list where one column is dependent to an other column. For example if I select hp laptop, only hp models should be the next range of ...
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Hide Default Custom List from Add an App

I need to hide the Default Custom List and Documents Library from a site collection so that Users with Design Permissions are force to use custom list templates that includes mandatory columns.
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SharePoint 2013 Auto populate person column in list with creator name

I have a custom list which contains several columns. I want to add a column to the list which I would like to be a "name/person" field which is mapped to registered users on SharePoint (or AD). But I ...
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Getting extra values from a person field

We want to make a list that has the following columns: Person | email address | organizational unit Ideally, we would like "Person" to use a people picker, and the other two columns be auto-filled. ...
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How do I submit a infopath form to a document library after a workflow has changed some fields?

I'm trying to: User fills out form and saves it Workflow calculates a custom id and some comments. Sends infopath form to a document library and sends it to an email. Everything is working but in ...
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Update column data on list via Powershell

I've got a list where theres one column that needs to be updated on a monthly basis (figures get changed). The list already has a person column so over-writing the whole list each month isn't what I'm ...
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Can I use Sharepoint to build an order form where users can order quantities of various items? Example inside

Sharepoint may not be the best choice for this job, but it's what I have to work with... SP Server 2013. I think it's enterprise, but may be standard, I'm not sure. End user site-owner level stuff, I ...
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Approver Comments not visible in List item

I have a Custom List where users can add new items and then moderators can approve or reject the items. When I approve a list item the Approval Status and Approve Comments are visible in the list ...
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List Group By Week not working properly

I have a list grouped by the following formula. =CONCATENATE(TEXT([Effective Date]+(5-WEEKDAY([Effective Date])),"mm/dd/yyyy")," - ",TEXT([Effective Date]+(11-WEEKDAY([Effective ...
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Use javascript/jquery to see if items in list are due soon in Sharepoint 2013

I am trying to determine by date if an item is due. In my use case, my user will create an item with a date in the following format (MM/DD or 06/15). Now if the date the user chooses will fall in the ...
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Sharepoint Code to break inheritance and add new permissions at custom list level

I have a site collection with permissions set up as: EVERYONE READ I have a custom list. Here, I want to add permissions as EVERYONE CONTRIBUTE. I want to remove the Everyone Read Access Permssions ...
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Calculated value field not the correct value in the main list view column [duplicate]

so I want to make a counter in my list that stars from a custom number. In the custom form I added a calculated value called CustomID and calculated the value for that field with: ID + 100 When I ...
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Start view with displaying items 31-60

I created a list with 100 items, split my page into three columns and entered the same webpart in each column. Now the thing I want to do is that by default, the list shows items 1-35 in column one, ...
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How to get all items in a view using REST API

by using rest api I get items like this http://mydomain/_api/web/lists/GetByTitle('MyList')/Items I get the view like this and naturally in it I have the GUID ...
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“This task is currently locked by a running workflow and cannot be edited” error while using custom content types - SharePoint 2010

I have a list using several different content site-wide content types. I am able to add new items and edit the items once, but after the first edit I encounter the error "This task is currently ...
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Is there in sharepoint a Discussion board with State?

I am using SharePoint 2010, I have admin rights in the site of my team, but I am not the SharePoint Administrator. I need to have something similar to a Discussion board, where a person posts an ...
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Editing a custom infopath form published to a library?

I had built an infopath form and published it to a library in sharepoint. Unfotunately, I lost the file on my local machine in the middle of a user profile sync chaos. I tried editing the form in ...
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How To Copy List Item Object Using Powershell

Given the powershell snippet below I am trying to complete the last part which should copy the list item object from the source list to the destination list. This is for archiving purposes and ...
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create a list that will send me an email when someone signs up under that time

So my thing is I am trying to learn how to use sharepoint 2013 more and what better a way to incorporate in my little project. I would like to create a list that people can go to and sign up for a ...
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How to migrate Custom List w/ Attachments to SharePoint 2013

Is there a way to migrate Custom List w/ Attachments to the SharePoint 2013? Currently we are migrating from SharePoint 2003 to SharePoint 2013, now I am just doing copy paste to datasheet view to ...
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Submit attached file from custom list item form to document library

I've searched the internet for the past few days looking for a way to attach multiple files to a new item in a custom list from the NewForm and once the form is submitted, the files should be sent to ...
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Enforce Unique Values - List - Duplicate Error

I have imported an Excel spreadsheet into a SharePoint list in 2013. There are about 20 columns. I am trying to make the main column, single line text field, (not sure if that is the correct ...
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Re-attach custom list to Base template defined in list definitaion

We have a custom list which was created using List Definition. But the list got modified on production through browser. Hence, it got detached from it's base type. Now any change done in the list ...
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Add a “add Link” to a Content Editor Web part

I have used a Content Editor web part to display a scroll-down list of links. The code I use is similar to this: <select id="mySelect" jquery110205452414735412181="1" ...
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SP 2013 : Error in Get list by name

I have a list named sysCurrentUserInstance on my dev SP server and test SP server too. When I call (simplified) command: var list = context.web.Lists["sysCurrentUserInstance"] I've got relevant ...
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SP 2010 - Freeze Header Row - Cannot get solutions to work

I have been trying to implement a solution to freeze the header row of a list longer than I care to admit. I was able to get this solution to work: ...
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In an Info Path 2013 form that links to SharePoint 2013 custom list -how to add a repeating table structure for only some columns and not all ?

I have created a SharePoint 2013 Custom list with several columns. I am designing an Info Path 2013 form for this custom list. When I click on checkbox manage multiple items (see inserted image). All ...
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Replace URL column in SharePoint 2013 list with a Download Button

I have a custom list with different document references. The SharePoint list has a column for the URL of the document. For the purpose of cleanliness, I'd like to replace the URL of each list item ...
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CustomSolution Error - Object reference not set to an instance of an object

atm I'm implementing a custom solution in our SP 2010 farm to receive emails on an specific custom list. With the following code it's possible to add one entry, with an email-body contains one line ...
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Reference list from subsite

I want to use a list found in a parent site as a lookup in a list. As far as I could find was using external content types, however I don't know what the sql server back-end address is or what the ...
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Best way to deploy new custom columns, contentype, and list instances?

I created in Visual Studio some new custom columns, these custom columns are inside my custom contenttype. I created a new list instance which is using this custom contenttype. What is the best way ...
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Nomenclature based Unique ID in SharePoint List

Hi I am newbie to SharePoint. I need to create a list. challenge is that, when there is a new entry in the list, a unique Id need to be assigned to that entry automatically and the nomenclature of the ...
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Getting sum of all the values of a choice column in a list

I have a choice column with choices as numbers in a list. I want to sum all the values in the column and display it, Is there any easy way of doing it?
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Data Connection does not refresh in Excel

I have a SharePoint list; Exported into Excel file and set the property to refresh Data Connection every time the file is opened. It worked very well in Excel installed on my system but when I ...
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Two SharePoint lists with different names, but same contents error

I have written a SharePoint solution which should create two SharePoint lists with completely different list definitions. If I deploy the solution, I get a strange behaviour. There are two different ...
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List views disappearing when navigate to a different page and back

One of the pages on my website I would like a place where I have a quick summary of all of my lists. I made another list and under site settings I added web parts of the lists that I would like to ...
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How to add a column which has auto increment value based on update of other column in a list

I have a list where in we are capturing Completion Month date. It can be updated by users if required. I need to have a record of number of times this value is updated for each individual row starting ...