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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RESTRICT approval of custom list item creation to SPECIFIC USERS ONLY

I want to restrict approval of items by specific users, depending on the user input in a custom list. I used the "Start Approval" method of a workflow (Sharepoint Designer) and that works perfectly : ...
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Sort “Assigned To” field containing multiple values

Have assigned default column "Assigned To" for new list "Issue Tracking" with following settings: Require that this column contains information: No Allow multiple selections: Yes Allow selection of: ...
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Project Dashboard in SharePoint 2013

I`m working on building a Dashboard to show data from multiple SharePoint 2013 Lists on to the Intranet homepage. Please check the screenshot for better understanding - http://imgur.com/5NQTowQ MY ...
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Custom list - item level permissions - Sharepoint 2010

I have looked at all articles I can find on this but I haven't found a straightforward answer. I have a custom list....I want it so that only one user can answer a specific question item in this list,...
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Save Data From Ms Word Document to the Sharepoint List [on hold]

Actually i am Working on Ms Word Addin in which I want to save the data from Ms-Word to the Sharepoint Custom List
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Uploading Data to an Existing List in Batch Process

I have 252 items to add to an existing list and wanted to paste in batch of 20 but SP 2013 complains about the format of my data which I thought was correct (e.g Text in text columns, dates in date ...
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Connect to outlook is grayed out in SharePoint 2010

I am working with custom list in SharePoint 2010. I need to access the functionality given on the ribbon list tab called "Connect to outlook" but it is disabled/grayed out. I am a SharePoint ...
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How to retrieve all list/library which uses InfoPath forms in a site collection

How to retrieve all list/library which uses InfoPath forms in a site collection? It would be helpful if you post your answers in C# code or SQL query. Thanks
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Change javascript onclick for “add new item” link under list

I made some custom list definitions in Visual Studio 2010 and deploy them to SharePoint 2010. I also made a Visual Web Part with a form. With this form I'm able to feed multiple of my lists with just ...
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Trying to copy email from one list to another without adding formatting

So I'm having quite a big problem here. I'm trying to create one form for one user to fill out, as soon as the form is finished, copy that data to a second form, email the user specified in the first ...
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how do i create a custom UI for a list column

What is the best way to create a custom feature to customize the UI of a list by filling in the column and/or field green when the value for row item = yes/no?
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SharePoint 2013 Auto populate person column in list with creator name

I have a custom list which contains several columns. I want to add a column to the list which I would like to be a "name/person" field which is mapped to registered users on SharePoint (or AD). But I ...
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List item Approval Status by Workflow

I have made a 2013 workflow for a list but I cannot get it to work the way I want it too. At the moment it sends me a task to approve or reject the submitted item but it's only on the task itself not ...
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Not able to create doc library from custom list template using CSOM

I'm attempting to Create a Document Library from a custom list template using CSOM. Using answers from similar question, I ran the following code but I'm receiving build error CS0200 Property or ...
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email into a list on 2013 SharePoint-online

I have setup a IT ticketing system in SP (hosted via office 365) and I wanted to make it easier for my employees to send me tickets (sp mobile isn't very friendly) Is there a way to have an email ...
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Automate to add new or update Csv files to Office 365 Sharepoint List

I have a few .csv file that I want to automate it so that it will add or update(if existing) into Office 365 SharePoint list. Is there anyway to do it via powershell? If so, is there an reference or ...
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Cannot share list item in SharePoint 2013

I'm very new to SharePoint and trying SP2013. I'm able to share a document in Document library using the ellipses ... from the UI. However I expected the same with list items which is not available. (...
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Folder created through REST API of type SP.Folder in a list is not visible in sharepoint list UI

I am trying to create a folder inside a custom list using REST API with with type SP.Folder. I am able to create the folder successfully. Below is the code i used. English folder has been created ...
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Changing the Approved/Pending/Rejected Heading

I've enabled Version Settings which means that submissions to a list can be approved/rejected or put pending as appropriate. What i'm looking to do is change the Approved/Pending/Rejected name - I'd ...
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Duplicate a list Item from the original item

I have SPD 2010, but do not have access to additional coding options. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Scenario: Users enter items in a list through an OOTB SP "Add New Item" form. For ...
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A duplicate field name “GUID” found when adding custom content type to custom list

I've created a custom list with one content type inherited from 'Schedule' (no additional fields). Now I need to add one more content type to the instance of that list in the feature activated event (...
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How to change list icon of a custom list?

I wanted to change the icon in site content for a custom list in SharePoint Online. Setting the ImageUrl property of the list did the job. But then I discovered that this had also changed the icon for ...
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How to get approval status of a list item as a column to that list?

I have a Calendar list and an approval workflow. The workflow is initiated when a new item is added. The event gets approved in the task list. I want to get that "Outcome" column to the list. But when ...
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How to click on an item in a list or a library and be able to add more details about it?

I want to create a list where view can look like Employee_Name, Employee_ID, Start_Date. Now if I click on Employee_Name, it should bring up more details about that employee like designation etc. Is ...
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The attribute 'autoeventwireup' is not allowed in this page in sharepoint

I had two FARMS. QA and PROD. Both are identical. 2 WFE / 2 APPSERVERS / 1 SQL BACKEND. When (in QA) I browse an .aspx page it returns this error: The attribute 'autoeventwireup' is not allowed ...
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How do you populate information from a user's AD profile to a list's field?

Basically I want to create a Staff Directory on SharePoint that auto-populates a user's location (we are multi-site), Phone Number, and Title. I am hoping to automate some of this process by pulling ...
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List NewForm.aspx opens a different form

I hope someone could help in my case: We have SharePoint Server-2010 which was migrated to SharePoint Server-2013 recently, and my assignment is to create custom List with Application page which ...
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Links to local files from a SharePoint List

Ok, I am new to server side development (especially SP development) and I don't know if this is possible but here goes: I have a custom list which I populate from a local folder on my file system. ...
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Connecting Lists in Two Sites

I have a list in Site A where I enter basic information such as First Name, Last Name, etc. I need (or would like) for the Site A List information to populate Site B List. Is this possible in SP ...
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Convert list data to excel and upload it to document library without downloading

I have a requirement to export my list data directly to document library as new Excel document. I have used the following code to export to excel function getLists() { context = new SP....
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list template copy code-behind is not working

My goal here is to create a list template with code-behind on my server and copy it to a completely different Sharepoint server. The problem is that my server has Visual Studio 2010 while the other ...
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Messed up columns and forms after adding from existing site columns

I'm very new to SharePoint and have a stupidly high level of access to a site built for our team (dangerous!). Apologies if this is a duplicate question however I haven't been able to find a ...
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Hide form fields based on current user's department

I need to create a form which needs to be filled out by multiple departments, but each department should only see the fields relevant to them. For example: HR Name Surname Job Title Department ...
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SPUtility.CreateNewDiscussionReply issue in multilingual site Discussion Board reply adding

I have a strange problem. I have multilinugual site. Both is having 2 visual web parts for custom developed discussion board. One is for english,one is for arabic. Only difference is UI. I have a ...
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BDC List column picker filter - search/filter not working and exact entry says not found?

I'm working with MOSS 2007. Rephrasing the question. I have a BDC column to an external datasource in a custom list. Today searching and filtering is not in place and actually exact matches are not ...
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Return a rich text managed property in search results

I am working with a custom list in Sharepoint 2010. The list has nine custom columns, some of which are rich text. I've mapped these custom columns to managed properties so that I can return them ...
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SharePoint Online, Change Column Widths On Custom List

I have created a Custom List via Importing Excel Spreadsheet. How do I adjust the column widths? I tried to follow the below link, (my view is AllItems.aspx) and it never shows me the menu outlined ...
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How do I find which column is being declared incorrectly?

I am a junior dev working on a Sharepoint 2007 to 2010 migration and am hitting the following error when I attempt to import the template: The formula refers to a column that does not exist. Check ...
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Created a e-mail chain around Project Status Held and Expiry dates

I have created a custom list that tracks projects and within this created a workflow that will send an e-mail to a certain user if the Project Status is changed to Hold. Then when the Hold Expiry date ...
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How do I display a Custom List form on a page and have the Master Page still displayed? SharePoint 2010

I created a custom list and will use the a custom new item form as the default view on a new site page. The problem I run into is that the master page (branding info, banner, etc) does not show up. ...
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Document Content Types into Custom List

I am sure this is the way but don't know why it's acting funny. Created a custom list. The idea is to be able to upload documents into the custom list library. If I create a custom list and add a ...
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SharePoint List Item Lookup with Multiple List Source without using workflow

I would like to ask if there are other way of populating list item data using a lookup reference to another list without using workflow. Sample scenario is. I added new item to my current list ...
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Link to Grouping Categories

I would like to create a link that will take me directly to the grouping section in a list. This is similar to page anchors on a word document. Is this possible? Update: This is a custom list not ...
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Unique Auto_generated ID

Is there a way to add new unique auto-generated ID for every new item added to a custom list? I would like the numbering to start at 300 as I will be uploading data to the list which already have been ...
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Add hyperlink to Sharepoint list item

I need to add a hyperlink to the Sharepoint (2013) list item in one of the columns or make the list item itself as a link. I don't know how to do this. Any help is appreciated!
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Custom List Form creation using Powershell - SharePoint 2013

I have a custom List called 'IssuesList' with 4 fields - "IssueTitle","IssueID","IssueDesc","Status" While displaying display form I should show 3 fields expect Issue ID i.e. IssueID should be hidden....
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ContentDB is not mount with new release showing old data in list and libraries

I normally do my local machine developments in to another server which is having same environment i have begin working locally by restoring the local .wsp solution backup and .bak site collection ...
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Add Gridlines to a SharePoint 2013 List View

I am trying to find a way to add gridlines to a SharePoint list view. I know that I have the ability to add a datasheet view but I want the gridlines to stay after I stop editing the list. The goal is ...
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How to add 2 display form in one?

Recently I was worked with Related list and it solved lots of problem from my users in SharePoint 2013. I am wonder if I can add 2 Lists Display form in one. This is one of my users idea's and she ...
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How to Get Workflow to Initiate based on a date in calculated column

I am new to workflows and am not a developer, BTW. I have a custom list with several workflows attached which is designed to send email notifications to many at various time intervals based on a date ...