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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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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Freeze list header Row while Scrolling in SharePoint [duplicate]

How to freeze list header row while scrolling in SharePoint?
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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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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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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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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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Adding fields to a list's existing lookup column won't add them to list's existing content types

I have created a custom list, in which I am not using any Site Columns or Site Content Types; I started with the OOTB Item content type and added various custom columns to the list using the "Create ...
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Make field clickable to open a document

I'm trying to make the title of a Sharepoint 2013 list clickable to open a document: <ViewFields> <FieldRef Name="Title" /> <FieldRef Name="Project"/> <FieldRef Name="...
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Export a custom Document Library using PowerShell

I would like to know how to export a document library (SharePoint 2010) using PowerShell and also saving metadata about content. I need to repopulate the document library with items coming from itself....
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Rest API for breakroleinheritance gives UnAuthorized Error

I've created workflow for breaking inheritance rule of list item. I am using breakroleinheritance command to break the role using Rest API call by workflow. After breaking the rule, I am assigning new ...
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How to use powershell to change a datetime field to “Date Only”?

I made a sharepoint 2013 list in powershell, it has a date field, but I want the date field to be "Date Only" but I don't know how to do that in powershell code. Does anyone know? Thanks EDIT: $...
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how to resolve FIXUPREDIRECT urls into MMS urls in List Item Page Content

I have a custom list and one of the columns is "Page Content" added from existing columns. If I add a site link in this HTML field for example url is "/en/about-us/" (I use Managed Metadata) it all ...
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Request timeout error in large list

I have a list containing 500000 data. When i am query on that list like list.getitembyuniqueid(1), its working fine and give result quickly. But when i restart sql server and try to fetch data from ...
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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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How to get user who approved item and output to a separate list

I have a Designer 2013 WF that when the checkbox called Audit Item is set to yes then it would output any audit information I have to a separate list called Audit Report. Please see below for logic: ...
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SP13: Connecting Content Types

Working in SharePoint 2013. Have a custom list with a bunch on content types. Some of the content types share the same columns. My assumption was that if a column is filled in one column type it ...
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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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SharePoint: Is it possible to use term store in SharePoint hosted app?

I have a list which is hosted in my SharePoint hosted app and in this list I want to use term store to make a field such as country and city. Is it possible to use term store for SharePoint hosted app?...
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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 IS10....
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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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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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Sharepoint 2013: List View - boxed one column

Sharepoint 2013: I have created a form; with a custom list and have chosen the boxed style and I need to display the contents in a single column. Can anyone advise how I can achieve this please
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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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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 ...
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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 (e....
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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 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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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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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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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 console.log(collListItem....
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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...