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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How to handle events on SharePoint controls?

I have a custom list in which there is a people picker control and a taxonomy control. I want the taxonomy control to be filled automatically whenever any user is filled in the people control. ...
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CAML to find tasks “Assigned To” specific users

I have a task list containing an "Assigned To" SPUser field. Only users in a SharePoint group can be assigned to tasks in this list. I want to iterate through the SharePoint group and find out how ...
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Is it possible to propagate managed metadata default value from one column to other columns with the same taxonomy?

Is it possible to propagate managed metadata default value from one column to other columns with the same taxonomy. Example: When I'm changing default value of column Country in list Employees to ...
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Get current ListItem with ECMAScript

I need to calculate a value for a custom ListItem field, based on some values on the same form and also on some values from other lists. I should be able to do this, using ECMA Script. I started by ...
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Set current date i.e [Today] in a list column

I have a requirement where in user wants a column to be populated with Current date i.e Today. I went through many posts and found it is not possible to use Today() in list columns. The reason why ...
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Date Column showing “1/1/1900 5:30 AM”

Have created a custom list with below column 1.Title 2.Status (Drop-down column with "In progress" & "Completed") 3.In Progress Time (Date & Time Column) 4.Completed Time (Date & ...
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Prefill the input boxes of a list based upon lookup

I had a list say company that contains columns like CompanyName. Then another list called as Addresses contains a lookup to conmpany and additional columns like Street, City What i need to do is to ...
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How to include a 'yes' and 'no' button on the PreSaveAction() on the EditForm.aspx to return true/false accordingly?

I am simply looking to use the PreSaveAction() in a content editor web part as an extra cautionary step prior to saving a list item. Here is what I have: function PreSaveAction() { alert('Are ...
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Limit New Items

I am creating a new solution based on a custom list. One of the fields will be Name. I would like to limit the number of new items with the same value. For instance, only 12 items could be created ...
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Issue with list attachments when content approval is enabled

I have a very simple custom list in a Sharepoint 2007 which I'm having an issue with attachments disappearing when content approval is switched on and I edit an item that was previously approved. It ...
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How do I programatically change the form template for an existing list

I've started creating all my SP lists in-code, because I find it to be way more reliable than using schemas. I can ensure lists on-the-fly, change existing fields during development, etc. And if ...
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Adding multiple items to list with same title

I'm experiencing an issue that in my programatically created SharePoint List, if I add two items with the same "Title" field, it tells me the following error: Sorry, something went wrong A ...
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Trigger double-click event on new item dialog to minimize ribbon

The default Add/Edit Item dialog for a custom list allows you to double-click on the Edit ribbon tab to minimize/collapse the action button row for the ribbon. I would like to be able to have a little ...
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How can i hide a custom column from the DispForm.aspx for my announcment App

I have added a custom column named "Date" inside my announcement list, but i want to hide this column from the DispForm.aspx page. i tried the following two methods to hide the Date column but none of ...
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SharePoint 2013 Add List Item as a Wizard

I have a list called SiteRequests with an event receiver that fires when a new item is added and creates a site based on a custom site definition. Depending on the fields you fill the site will be ...
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SharePoint 2013 quick edit mode and content types

I've currently run into a strange behavior with one of my SharePoint 2013 Lists. The list instance, it's definition, it's content type and the site columns used in those were created using ...
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Hide some fields in the NewForm.aspx for a custom list

I have 5 columns in the custom list. Out of which only 3 have to displayed in the NewForm.aspx page. All of the 5 columns have to be displayed on the EditForm.aspx page. While googling, I have come ...
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Can’t get my logic Formula to return a date

I want my formula to look up the type of award in one Colum and then take the date from the Proposed Presentation date minus a set number of days and return the new date however my formula is only ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features' while trying to deploy an event receiver?

I cant seem to figure out what the issue is while I try to deploy my event receiver targeted at a particular list on my site. All I am trying to do in the event receiver is to check (on ...
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List and page structure for rating tracker?

I'm just getting started in SharePoint, and I'm confused on how to reach the end result. Ultimately, I'd like to have a page where a user can enter new rows. These rows would have the following ...
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Can I configure Min/Max properties to be formula/lookup based?

I have a List with a lookup value and I'd like to configure the min/max properties on another column to be based on that lookup: <Field Name="ParameterName" ...
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When editing items, add to SharePoint not overwrite

I am using SPD 2013 in my Sharepoint Online. I made a List that has an approval workflow on it. Now, my problem is when I my List item is already approved\rejected, when a user wants to modify the ...
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Best way to create a skills matrix in Sharepoint 2007

I'm new to these forums. I am a Front End user of sharepoint (no SharePoint designer access) and would like to understand the best ways to go about utilising sharepoint lists. At the moment I'm doing ...
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Column A value fills in Column B value

I have a separate list with information that I would like to fill another list but I am unsure how to do this or where to learn how to do this. I have list echo that has a column A titled Name and ...
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Column subtotals and totals in sharepoint 2010 list

I have a custom list State , Name , Budget , Actual CA Jon 10 8 CA Jim 5 3 subtotal 15 11 AZ Jane 15 9 AZ Mike 20 11 ...
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Creating a dynamic list workflow?

I have a list with a multiple choice column - 'Department'(dropdown). I essentially need to send out an email notification to the department group (Sharepoint Security group) depending on which ...
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Add a CustomAction button to a Custom Content List

I want to add a new CustomAction button on my custom list in Sharepoint 2010, programmatically. (Bear in mind that I am still a bit new to SharePoint) I've followed the instructions given on these ...
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Nested REST or CAML code to list “NOT-IN” List Join Logic. Possible?

I'm thinking this is possible in SPO 2013? Two Custom Lists. Submitted and Universe (common field employee number) One qualifier condition that applies to both .. dept = Sales I need to list ...
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Pass Item ID to webpart

We are creating a ClientWebPart that we want to be present on the Default Display Form for items on a custom list view that's part of our application. I can't work out how to pass the Id of the ...
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Keep user inside a SharePoint Hosted App

On SP 2013 Online: Any way to keep a user from being able to access the host site and get to other site resources? Any way to create a permission level where user can CRUD on a list, but can' go to ...
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Sharepoint 2013 customizing List App style

I'm new to Sharepoint and have been playing with SP Foundation 2013. The division I work for has been keep track of projects via a shared Excel spreadsheet and it's been a nightmare. So I'm looking ...
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Can I create Multiple forms assigned to multiple views for the same Sharepoint List?

I have a requirement where I need to render multiple views of the same list across my site collection, which is rather straightforward. However is it possible for me to create multiple forms ...
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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 different ...
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Select row of List by hightlighting a row

I've connected a list with another webpart. The list sends data as soon as I click on the icon in the select column. Unfortunately thats not really user-friendly. It would be way better if the list ...
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Permissions based on task outcome

I have a custom item list with an associated workflow. In the workflow, there is an approval needed. I set up a task for this. Based on the approval status I want the user to be able to edit ...
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SharePoint 2010 dynamic fields when submitting to a list

I am working with a Custom Lists. There is a workflow associated with the list. Now I want to be able to dynamically show input fields to the user based on the choices (drop down menu) they make in a ...
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How to connect two lists and produce customized reports

I have two lists. The first list, 'Suppliers', is a list of suppliers with the various contact information. The second is 'Ratings' this contains a lookup of the supplier name and various number ...
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2 Sharepoint 2010 lists. custom list(A) and a related task list(B). workflow runs on A. Can update status in list B specific item?

I have 2 Sharepoint 2010 lists. More specific a custom list(A) and a related task list(B). I have a workflow that runs on list A. Within this workflow I need to create tasks assigned to different ...
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How exactly do SharePoint 2010 List Views behave?

I was under the assumption that once I create a list, I can drop it on as many sites/pages I wanted and they would behave as views of the original list and stay in sync. In other words, If I were to ...
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how to propagate changes to all lists created from a custom template list

This might be an easy question to answer but I'm still new to SharePoint 2010. Here's my problem. I created a custom list that is used as a template, and I have a handful of lists that were created ...
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Is it possible to have a column in the SharePoint List that allows the user to store a URL of a document that resides in a SharePoint library?

Is it possible to have a column in the SharePoint List that allows the user to store a URL of a document that resides in a SharePoint library? If yes, how will this work? Let’s say that there are ...
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Unable to refresh SPO 2013 Excel Web external oData source

First of .. I see the Excel Web access webpart on SPO 2013, but is Excel Services available on SPO 2013 and if so, where is it and how do you enable it? So, I have this cloud test users. I ...
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excel odata connection to sharepoint online custom list - How do I return all rows in an SPO 2013 to excel 2013

How do I return all rows in an SPO 2013 list to excel 2013? I'm trying other sources > odata and can get some things, but not all rows. ...
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SPO CSOM Development without installing SharePoint 2013 on my Development Client or even On-Prem

We have this simple requirement. Using Data in an existing SharePoint Custom List on SPO 2013. We need to develop a simple wildcard/partial string search across mutiple columns and display matching ...
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Is it possible to read an excel file through code in a sandbox solution - SharePoint Online

On a SharePoint Online environment, I have an Infopath based list with Attachment enabled. When an excel file is attached during a new item creation on this list, I want to have an event receiver that ...
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Unhiding field in a custom list

I have a custom list definition and a workflow associated to that list. I got a field that is initially hidden but in my workflow upon activation I try to unhide it: SPListItem currentItem = ...
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How to get previous (last) added item id by current logged in user in a list?

How can I get the previously (last) added item id by the current logged in user in a custom list? I created a custom list to get username, IP address, and check-in time. From a web part the user who ...
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How to Update AD Group Membership Based on Sharepoint List

In my portal I have a list where we keep track of officials that belong to a particular location. If someone adds or subtracts a person from that list, then I have to manually adjust the Active ...
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Filter the list in sharepoint online?

I have a sharepoint list . There are 4 people(not fixed) from separate groups(say A,B) responsible for each issue. Now I've a requirement according to which, 1.I'll have to design a page display the ...
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How to generate statistics using list item fields (preferrably within SharePoint)?

In dealing with large lists, it would be helpful to be able to generate some kind of statistical report using a given column/columns. For example ideally we would like to able to find the % of items ...