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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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 ...
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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 ...
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How to populate lookup library field with value from list from the same page?

Essentially, I want to add document library to the custom list's "edit" child page. The goal is to replace basic custom list's attachments functionality with more sophisticated one. I can do that ...
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Send email one at a time to multiple people picker

I have a list that has a people picker that accepts multiple value. I want to start a workflow that would email to all the value in the people picker one at a time.. Is this possible? Scenario: ...
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Customize “come down” page of custom list

I have a custom list. Say, every row represents a "project". Currently I can click a row and get New/Edit page that contains all related information. So, what I need is to click a row (a "project") ...
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List Validation Settings - Multi Line formatted Columns Missing from Create Formula

I have a custom list in which some specific fields need to have additional validation which I am implementing through Validation Settings. However, on the Validation Settings page, when I go to ...
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Replace table with <div> in displayform

I have a custom list and when I view a single item the standard DispForm.aspx is used to display the item I am able to override those fields via JSLink but is it possible to override the table itself ...
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Using the ID column create a customised ID column

I want to concatecate two columns.... one being the ID column. When I add a calculated column I do not see the ID column in the list of columns I can use?
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Value in the List Columns in Sharepoint

I have custom list. Recently I added three new columns to the custom list. I set the style to check box initially. Later, I changed it from check box to drop down menu and the values for the drop ...
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How to re order content types in list using PowerShell

In a Custom List there are more than 1 content types e.g. "Content Type 1", "Content Type 2" including OOB Item. Using PowerShell how can they be reordered?
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Create line between sharepoint list items

I have a list that I would like to create lines in between a few items in order to separate descriptions from the next field and make them more easy to read. Is there a way to do this?
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How to implement graphs / charts to a custom list in SharePoint 2013

How to implement a bar graph or pie chart for a custom list in SharePoint 2013? I have a custom list with the field: months I want to have a graph/chart to show the usage of the services.
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Move items from a custom list to another list after a specific retention

I want to move items from a custom list with content type "item" to another list after a specific period (retention expiration). But the transfer to another location involving drop off library ...
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customize search result web part

I'm working with SharePoint Foundation 2013 and use SharePoint Designer 2013. My goal is to get a list from all tasks across a websitecollection for the logged in user. I try to use the search result ...
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Set the due date of task through a custom list workflow

I'm trying to create a task through a workflow everytime a item is created in a custom list. The problem is when I'm trying to add a custom 'due date' that is not fixed or 'today'... I tried to ...
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Formatting issues when uploading excel tables

I am uploading an excel table with 4 columns to a sharepoint list. The first three columns are text, and the last column numbers. When I go to upload, it says that the middle two columns will be ...
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New Item form with select option

I have a excel sheet (timetable) with several options for the user and the user can choose one or more of these rows. I need a way to make this available in SharePoint (I dont need the excel itself). ...
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Sort list by “order” column like how view columns can be rearranged?

I've got a SP2010 custom list, where the customer wants to be able to set an order for items in the list. I created an "order" column, it's a numeric column, where you type in a number, and we can ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Custom list Single Text column did not render URL as hyperlink

I have created custom list in sharepoint 2013 with a Single Text column ( column A). Then added item into the list with URL value in column A. When i click into the item, the URL is not rendered as ...
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how to copy list from one sitecollection to another sitecollection

What is the best way to automate to copy a list from one site collection to another. We don't want to create a list template manually and moved to another site collection and all that process. we ...
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Re-Deploying SharePoint List removes all the submitted ListItems

I created a SharePoint List using Visual Studio 2013 and deployed it. Later I had need to add few more columns in the List. So after adding more columns when I deployed it again then what I realized ...
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Workflow on a list where user can add but not edit items

I don't get a lot of time on my organization's SP site and I don't have a way to install it at home. I'm wondering if something will work, or how. This is so I have all the information I need and ...
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SPServices - How to obtain user profile information from a user specified in a list

I currently have: A custom SP List A title field and a "user or group" field I need to use SPServices to look up the user in the list and obtain their name, email and profile picture just by ...
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Lookup Column of a List Column

I have a requirement for a project site in SharePoint. The Site will have: 1st List: a Stakeholders List with the names of people involved (people/group type) in the project and their Project Role ...
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Best practices to check if list exists by url?

How can I check if a List exists on a website by URL of the List? Example of the url: http://MyCompany.com/Lists/MyList I would like to avoid the FileNotExists exception. My current code: SPList ...
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How to change height of top row within a List?

I would like to adjust the height of the top row (top bar?) within my lists - is this possible? Some of my column titles are lengthy which creates a lot of empty space within the column, I want to ...
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How to get SPFeatureDefinition for Generic List in sandboxed solution

When creating custom list programatically from schema Add method needs SPFeatureDefinition object of the base list used. SPListCollection.Add method (String, String, String, String, Int32, ...
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differences in the XML returned in a DVWP vs list.asmx webservice for a plain text field with a URL

I'm trying to figure out why the XML returned in a DVWP is different then what is returned with the list.asmx webservice for a plain text field with a URL in it. I have a list with a plain text ...
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count rows in longest sharepoint list javascript

I want to get count rows in a List some have longest name while I am looping through all Lists. I want it in JavaScript
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How to fetch highest value item from SharePoint list

I created a Custom List in developer Site. In that List I created a column called Totalsumma and added some numeric items like "324", "567" etc. How can I fetch the highest value from that column. ...
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Set default contenttype on list, from JSOM

I got some JavaScript that is creating some Lists and Content Types. I am able to set the Content Types on the Lists, however I am not sure how I am suppose to set it as the Default Content Type. So I ...
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Working with graphs

i have a questiuon regarding graphs in SP10. In a tasklist i have added 3 fields whcih are important for this: - Task Status (Not started, In progress, Completed, Closed) - Region (APAC, Americas, ...
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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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SharePoint List Column Formula using YEAR and LOOKUP

I have created a column named Quarter (Type - Calculated) in my List that I want to calculated based on a Date column (ex. 01/26/15). My formula is as follows: ="FY"&YEAR([Date]+274)&" ...
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How do I add check boxes to my columns in my list view?

In the image below I would like the columns that say yes to be check boxes instead of text. The columns are set up as Yes/No column type. Is this possible?
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Accordian Jquery Events for Customised List forms

Want to understand how do we differentiate Submit/save event in customized list forms. eg: When we are in Section 1 the submit/save should correspond to data being submitted in section1 when we are ...
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Unable to delete list items

I am not able to delete the list items. The form was created using Infopath and I don't know how to solve this issue. Please see the below screenshot:
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Create list intance for all the sites and subistes in a Site Collection - Visual Studio

I created a Visual Studio SharePoint project that has a custom list in it. When I deployed the solution, the list instance is created for only the root site and not for subsites. The feature scope is ...
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Event corner with Calendar and custom list

I need to create a corner in intranet like in the pic below. I am thinking to add custom tables in the page layout. Then add Calendar with with custom table, and fetch calendar data in that table ...
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Storing Data for a Home Page

I'm fairly new to Sharepoint so bear with me! I have a project site and a request has been made to display (formatted) data on the home page relating to the project (ie title, scope, project members, ...