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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Copy list items an use

We have a list in SharePoint 2010 with a number of site columns that need to be filled in based on a content type. However, users want to be able to take a copy of an existing item and then ...
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Easiest way to add a list instance with column in Feature

What is the easiest way to add a list instance (to the existing Custom/generic list) with one new column declaratively? Is there a way to do this without specifying anything extra (like specifying any ...
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List Content type mandatory fields

We have a list content type in SharePoint 2010. Some fields are mandatory. When not all mandatory fields are filled out, we only get to see the red error message for the date picker field. Once the ...
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How can I get filter values from a COLUMN rather than a ROW?

I have two list web parts on my page. The first list has two columns: user name and ROLE. A user can be listed more than once if they have multiple roles. The view used returns only the roles for ...
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How to use JavaScript to get form data, and add it to a list

Obviously it is possible to gather data from a form using JavaScript. Microsoft also claims that is possible to add items to a custom list using JavaScript, although I have not gotten that to work. My ...
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Sharepoint: How to enable a field when a check box is selected on new item form?

In Sharepoint, I need modify a new item form of a list to make a field visible/invisible when a check box is selected: For example: There is a checkbox field called "Is XYZ affected?" When a user ...
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Add list item through visual studio

I have created a list of of links through visual studio. Now I want to add items also to that list. How can I do it through visual studio itself? BTW am using visual studio 2013
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Calculated field with images and multi-value column

Say I have this list that looks like this: Title Link ----- ----- Cat /animals/cats.aspx Dog /animals/dogs.aspx Duck ...
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How can I add some line separators to my announcement list “AllItem” View?

I have added an announcement list to my SharePoint 2013 project, but on the Allitem view I need to add a line or boarder to each announcement list item, to separate the items more clearly. currently ...
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Working draft of items?

I have workflows set up in SP 2010 that are triggered once a new item is saved to a list (once the new item is created); Is there a way for users to create a working version of the item so that the ...
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Export Custom List to Excel using Workflow

I am running Sharepoint Online and have a question about Export to Excel using a workflow. I currently have an Approval workflow that is initiated when the user fills out their web form. I want to ...
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Submit a New Copy of List Item

I have a SharePoint List that has an InfoPath Form template. I am encountering problem, I have a List Item and when Item is Approved I want to make a copy of it. What I did was when item is approved, ...
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Item IDs are skipped in Custom List - SharePoint 2010

How to resolve the following. 1.Created a custom list 2.Added one column with “Enforce unique values” 3.Added the item in list with value '111' for column created in step 2 4.Item is created in ...
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Updating 'Created By' field in SP2010 programatically

I'm trying to import data from an .xml file to a custom list in SP2010(created programmatically). I'm able to create and update all fields except 'Created By' as it says that "Cannot update read only ...
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Library shows twice in site content

This question is for future reference, because I have already found the cause and it took me quite a bit of time. I created a List definition with two list instances, A and B. However when I look ...
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Create a custom list in sharepoint via Visual Studio [without Feature option]

I've created a customlist in Visual Studio 2013 and deployed the same in the SharePoint 2013 server. Its working fine and is showing in the "Site Settings -> Site Features" area of my sharepoint site. ...
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How to set custom list's column order declaratively

So basically what I want to achieve is to find a way to set column order on my custom lists declaratively (I'm using list definitions to create my custom Lists). One way of setting column order is ...
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How to get List Title in JSLink?

I have applied a JSLink to the custom list's new form in which I want to get the Current List title to access the list column further. My code is: (function () { var DepartmentCtx = {}; ...
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IF Statement - may need re-writing

I am using an IF statement to allow both a-z and A-Z characters (shown below). +(IF(OR((AND(CODE(MID([Field],1,1))>64, CODE(MID([Field],1,1))<91)), (AND(CODE(MID([Field],1,1))>96, ...
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Create multiple inheritances of Site Content Type in a single List

I created a custom List (say My Custom List). In List Settings > Advanced Settings I have enabled the option of Allow management of content types?. Also I have created a custom Content Type (say ...
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User unable to append or view items in custom list

A person had been provided with due access and still unable to view/append the data to a custom list in Share Point Server 2010. Kindly advise if any inputs.
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“Type SP.ULSTraceLevel has already been registered” error while applying javscript to NewForm.aspx

I have a custom list in which I want to apply the javascript in new form of that list. Javascript loads the user profile property of the entered user in the people picker control. I am getting ...
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How to deploy a custom list with custom Schema and have it synchronize across variations?

I'm digging through SharePoint.Server.Publishing.Variations, but can't find anything useful. When I create a custom list (BaseTemplate=100) in a variation site. I get the new ribbon tab "Variations": ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...