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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Weird formatting for Item lookup

I have a lookup column in a List (A) which gets its value from a Single line of text in another List (B) where there is only a Title column. When sending out emails and I try to look up the value of ...
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Problems breaking inheritance and giving permission to manager

By using feature stapling we activate a feature that creates a custom list on a users profile in my site web-application each time a new my site (site collection) is created for a user. We want to ...
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Customising list views w/JS or XSLT: for my own specific type of list

When customising a list with JS or XSLT, the formatting seems to be applied not just to the list view web part the property is set for - but for all parts with the same list type ID on the page ...
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SharePoint List lookup from Excel file

I would like to know, whether we can look up for a value in an excel file within a SharePoint list. I know that we can setup look up within different lists within a site. But i would like to know, ...
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External Data Field - check if item exists

I am using this code to set a external data field programmatically XmlDocument xmlData = new XmlDocument(); xmlData.LoadXml(myBCSField.SchemaXml); String bdcEntityName = ...
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Custom List, Searching “9” will return record with ID of 9. How do I exclude ID from search?

I have anabled search on a Custom List. However, I do NOT want it to return records based on its ID #. If I type in "9", I do not want it to return a record simply because it is the ninth record. ...
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Custom List inheriting wrong content type

I have created a sandbox solution with 2 custom lists, each with their own custom content type. When I deploy & activate the solution on my local environment and then activate the schema feature, ...
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EditForm does not fire for reusable workflow

I have created a reusable workflow and attached it to a Content Type that i created named "Tickets" This workflow is set to fire on a list whenever an item is changed. The workflow works as expected ...
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How to Pull Field Data from InfoPath Form into SharePoint List

I am using SharePoint 2013 and InfoPath 2013. I have an existing SharePoint List that's populated by an existing InfoPath form. Currently, only a few fields that are from the form appear in the ...
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can not add a new value in a custom list

I running: - Windows server 2012 - Sharepoint 2013 - Visual studio 2013 I created a custom list in visual studio and when i'm trying to add a new value inside I got "unexpected response from ...
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What other file should be corrected after removing an error in Element.xml?

I'm using Visual Studio 2013 on Windows Server 2012. I modified a Field in the Element.xml of my list columns because I made a typo when I typed it. Nevermind I corrected the typo. When I trying to ...
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showing updated items from two lists in different site.?

I have two lists in top level site, I have used DataView to show all items from the all two lists order by modify. Of course, this DataView webpart showing data but not in proper way. I'm looking to ...
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How to loop through only Custom Document libraries in SharePoint

I want to loop through all custom document libraries (not OOB) in sharepoint 2010. What is specific method/function to do this?
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Real Columns names

var clientContext = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var lists = clientContext.get_web().get_lists(); var oList = clientContext.get_web().get_lists().getByTitle(listName); var collListItem; var ...
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Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.Office.Server' or one of its dependencies

When I click to open any custom List in SharePoint 2007 root site, I receive this error: An error occurred during the processing of . Could not load file or assembly 'Microsoft.Office.Server' or one ...
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Trouble with lookup columns

So we have a site collection. And in that site collection there is a sub site. On the sub site we have a form that was created in Infopath. This form connects to many other lists using lookup ...
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take back access right in a custom list after removed

I'm site admin, I have full control for the site, but, I've just remove me from a custom list. Now I can not manage it anymore, How can I take back the admin control on my custom list?
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Custom Link List opening links in a new page

I have to create a custom Link List containing a column which if it is checked the link will be opened in a new page (new tab in IE). How can I solve it? thanks.
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Ajax control Target id's for list new form.aspx controls?

I have done ajaxtoolkit v4.0 registration by following link. http://sampathnarsingam.blogspot.in/2012/05/how-to-make-ajax-control-toolkit.html But I didn't understand how to insert my new ajax ...
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Why are my list items skipping a number when I add a new item

When I add a new item the list item will skip a ID number. if the previous number was 10 the new number will be 12 even though there was no 11 Any thoughts as to why this is happening.
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Custom Lists - set row background color in a list depending on a column value

Starting from this example: https://code.msdn.microsoft.com/office/Client-side-rendering-code-0a786cdd I would like to set the entire row background color depending on a column value.
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Not able to view add item link in list view after 2013 migration

I have my SharePoint moss site with so many list and their view. I have add these views on my site pages. I have migrate this site to SharePoint 2013. In SharePoint view up-gradation has been done ...
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Limit users to their own employees

I have a list of about 1000 employees with their addresses and phone numbers which I want to upload to a 2007 SharePoint in list format, which I know how to do, however due to data protection, ...
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Can we save few of list items in a separate database?

I have a different requirement that For suppose myCustomList having 40 columns and every 10 columns are similar kind of data. So, I want to save those each group of 10 columns into a specific table[my ...
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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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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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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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Duplicate entries to appended comments from workflow

There is a question that has been posted that had the same issue but the resolution did not work entirely for me. Multi-Line Text - Append Changes - Duplicate Entries on Save In my situation I am ...
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SP2010: Mass email from custom view in custom list

In Sharepoint 2010 Designer, is it possible to mass email people in a custom list from a custom view? For instance: I have a custom list called Package Pickup The list pulls information from our ...
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Multi-Line Text - Append Changes - Duplicate Entries on Save

Using SharePoint 2013, I have a notes field (multi-line text / append changes) on a custom list being used to capture budgetary information. The notes field was intended to be a running commentary on ...
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SP13: Custom List Searching

I created a custom list. Within the custom list I can search on every column except the following: People and Groups and Date and Time. I have checked the Search Settings for the custom list and ...
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Is there a way to create/retrieve the list versions in SharePoint 2010?

When an item changes in SharePoint a new version gets created for that row (or item) in SharePoint list. But is there a way to have (enable) the version for an entire list? So whenever item(s) ...
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Import data from one list into another

Say I have a list A with personal information of my employees. How can I import parts of this information (e.g. the names) conditionally (e.g. all names longer than 6 letters) into another list B? Do ...
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SharePoint Add List Attachment Programmatically 404

I'm not having much luck with this... [System.Net.ServicePointManager]::ServerCertificateValidationCallback = {$true} $lists_pxy = New-WebServiceProxy -Uri ...
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How To Create An Excel Type Grid Application In SharePoint 2010

I have a requirement to create an application in SharePoint 2010 where the user interface presented is like a grid/spreadsheet. But each cell in the grid needs to represent a SharePoint item in a ...
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Having a dynamic field without a workflow or event receiver

To make things more clear: I have 2 lists, events and people. I am creating, dynamically, a list that is supposed to take values from both lists. It's pretty simple but the complicated part is: the ...
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Create Custom Unique ID

I have a requirement to create a unique ID for a list item in SharePoint 2010 where the ID is in the format of [ACC]-[YEAR]-[SEQUENTIAL_INTEGER] but the [SEQUENTIAL_INTEGER] part needs to reset to 1 ...
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Workflow Error in Sharepoint 2013

I created a new workflow. When users add new item to the, the workflow send an email to users. I checked workflow and i got the error as follow image. My email's content as follow: Why got I ...
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Multiple InfoPath forms (views) for viewing list item details

I've created and published a custom form using InfoPath. In my custom list on SharePoint 2010, clicking on any item brings up the details window with certain fields. However, in order to see the ...
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Filtering Custom List Items

I created a custom list then I created a webpart for custom list. I edit settings of the webpart. I created a new filter for this list. I clicked the "Edit Page" then I selected webpart. I edited the ...
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Find out Custom List created by user

I need to fetch all custom lists which are created by any end user. How can I do that? What I need to do is Using this: private void GetAllCustomList() { using (SPSite oSite = new ...
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Stop a workflow when the item is deleted

I have a workflow that waits for a certain date to occur depending on the user input. However when the list item is deleted, the workflow still runs. Is there a way to say Wait for item to be ...
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Issue while adding multiple items using for loop in Client Object model

I am trying to develop My Favourite functionality in Sharepoint using the below approach. Create My Favourite list Create a custom script that will read the selection of the list item (any other ...
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Showing Items of Custom List

I created a new custom list then I created new web-part with custom list. I added xsl code for the web-part. I want to five item appears on homepage. If users click on "All Items", they redirect to ...
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How to restrict adding Items to a SharePoint List after a particular time frame?

I am using a SharePoint custom list. I need to restrict adding items to that list for all the users who is having access to the particular list. As in, by the end of this year, all the users who has ...
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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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How can I customize the list item and still have the ribbon

I am working on a Sharepoint hosted app and the whole application is created with the concept of SPA. I am using jquery, bootstrap, knockout, etc. to display the list item data. Is there any way to ...
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Webparts connection

I have a page with 4 connected list view. (let s say view A, B, C, D). The views are connected so that I can filter the views. (used the SharePoint default connection). List A is connected to list B. ...
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autofill list column from Person Group fields

In a SharePoint 2013 custom list I have a Person/Group column Staff_Name that lets me pull staff name from Active Directory. There are other text columns in the same list that I want auto fill with ...
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SharePoint List validation

I have ECO Submit Actual Date field, that if it is not blank (have some value) then process Status choice field should be changed to "Under Review". What is the problem in the formula, I'm new to ...