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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User changeable subscriptions for news in different categories

We have a SharePoint site with lots of technical documentation. When new documentation is uploaded or current documentation is updated we create a new "News" object in a custom list. The news object ...
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Unable to add item in SharePoint lists (many lists) programmatically [duplicate]

I am unable to add item in any sharepoint list programmatically from a custom web part. list.AddItem() doesn't work.
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_api/web/lists/ returns all the lists including system generated

We are working on a mobile app where we want to get all the custom lists (created by user etc.). API GET "/_api/web/lists/" is working perfectly fine but it is returning all the lists available in ...
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Get data from Active Directory when a field in custom list is changed in SharePoint 2013

I'm having a list with the following columns that have relation in the Active Directory: employee name, employee charge, department, extension number, employee's boss, and other text columns. I'm ...
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Syncing SharePoint 2010 Custom List with MS Project Pro 2013

When attempting to sync a custom SharePoint (2010) list with MS Project Pro 2013, I am shown (3) lists to choose from, but several of my SP lists are not available. I'm guessing this is because I have ...
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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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Add multiple attachments over custom list item using javascript

First of all i would like to known - Is there any limitation for the attachments that can be added over a custom list against each item in SP2013 online? Secondly if not then i am stuck over a senario ...
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Link List and filtering data

I have two list in one a have user information, month and year and the other list have same user information plus registers for which day of a month. How can I link these two list allowing a user to ...
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how to add a SharePoint custom group to just 1 specific custom list

Is there is a way to add a custom SharePoint group to a custom list in SharePoint 2013 and be available to only that list and not to any other lists on the site. I tried adding a group to a list and ...
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Best content type for managing projects info

I want to add a new list that stores project info which are:- Project name. Project number Start date Status So I want to create a new site CT to store this info, but I'm not sure which is the ...
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Change location of attachments in list

I want to change the location of an attached file in a list. My list has multiple rows of information to fill out, but when you attach something to it, it places the attachment at the bottom. Is there ...
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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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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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Strict Text Formats in SharePoint Online

In my SharePoint Online list I have column Serial# and I want Serial# in a specific format like 5CB34307L8, 2CE0031NWX For example if I type 512,bc1 it should be converted automatically into 512BC1 ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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How to Truncate a multiline column in a SharePoint List 2013

I am relatively new to SharePoint and have a few questions. I was wondering if someone could help me with some custom settings in a SharePoint list. I have a column that is set to a "Multiple lines ...
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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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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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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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“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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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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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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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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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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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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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: [http://techtrainingnotes.blogspot.in/2013/03/...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Creating a Form to a Custom List

I have been tasked with creating a form that individuals will fill out and then submit it. It will then go into a List that the HR department has access to. We dont want everyone to have access to ...