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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display list data up on dropdown column

I am having a SharePoint 2010 custom list with three columns EmployeeName, Districts and Created. I am showing the data of this list in a page using JQuery data table. I have a textbox and dropdown ...
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Get the user name

I am working with SharePoint 2010 lists and I am trying to populate the list data in a page using a text box and button where in text box I enter the name of the person and click on button which gives ...
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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 Group By Week not working properly

I have a list grouped by the following formula. =CONCATENATE(TEXT([Effective Date]+(5-WEEKDAY([Effective Date])),"mm/dd/yyyy")," - ",TEXT([Effective Date]+(11-WEEKDAY([Effective ...
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Why CustomRibbonButton for List not displaying in RibbonBar?

I have added 1 Element File for CustomRibbon Button. And added 1 Feature to deploy this RibbonButton. When I deploy this, it deploys and Feature is Activated but not displaying the Button in ...
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How to set image path to lookup column?

I have a custom list having lookup with a picture library. But when I am creating lookup it just gives some of the columns like Title, Created, Modified, etc. it do not gives any value like FileRef or ...
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How to add a New Item form to a page in SharePoint Online?

I am using SharePoint Online which looks to be version 2013. I want a New Item form on my home page. I have tried SharePoint Designer 2013. I tried making a new page and it complains that "this page ...
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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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Custom Master/Detail Custom List in SharePoint 2013

Hi we are now on removing all of our 6 Info Path Forms Applications in our SharePoint Portal and we are planning to convert it either by Custom List/SharePoint Apps/ASP.NET Application. Now we only ...
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Outcome Dependant Columns

I'm creating a list to track pieces of work that are currently ongoing and under review - each item can sit in 1 of 4 stages which are Stage 1 Stage 2 Stage 3 Closed If the user selects stage 2 ...
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update multiple lists items from another list using event receivers in windows appicaltions [closed]

i am new to SharePoint i need your suggestions on code for this i have 10 lists in these all lists have some common fields... and i created 1 list with those common fields.. now when i add items to ...
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Error when trying to open list with “Open with Access” option

SharePoint 2010 Enterprise with SP2 installed. We have a standard OOTB SharePoint List and are trying to "Open with Access" The problem is when we click the "Open with Access" button in the ribbon, ...
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how to remove all duplicate values from a column

For some reason when a user is adding a record, it duplicates it three times. Why is that happening? Since there is many How can I remove any records that contains a duplicate in a specific ...
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Employee Skills Matrix

We are looking for a way to use SharePoint to manage an employee skills matrix. This matrix is currently an Excel spreadsheet, however this is becoming rather cumbersome. Our data consists of: 150 ...
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Cascading functionality in quick edit mode in Office 365

I've sandbox solution in Office 365. I want cascading functionality of Country, State, City in SharePoint lists. I got that by using SPServices JavaScript but only in NewForm and EditForm. Want this ...
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How to download windows sharepoint services site list

I'm trying to download windows SharePoint services site list using client side object. I'm getting error 500 error site does not exist.How can I download list data from windows SharePoint services
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Make a 'Choice' field with Allow 'Fill-in' choices remember the choice

Im using the 'Choice' type for one of my lists, and would like the users to be able to add their own choices. I then chose True in "Allow 'Fill-in' choices". This works like a charm, but my users ...
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MOSS 2007 Search not working in Custom List

We have a custom list with a field that is single line of text, 10 characters. When the user uses the default ShaerPoint search box at the top right of the page to search for a value in the list, ...
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Add Item to List on JSLink with jQuery

I have a JSLink on my Webpart Custom List, and I need to add an item before render a view. (function () { var overrideCtx = {}; overrideCtx.Templates = {}; ...
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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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Workflow to send email to user once “assigned to” field is set by manager

I'm trying to create a workflow that as a step will email the user that gets set in the field "assigned to" on a task list. This will not be set by the creator, it will be set after the item is ...
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attach file in sharepoint list, validation with attachment

Is there anyway to have a field that can link to a document. Like the attach file but an actual column field. If not is there anyway to use the attachment as a validation. So if there is no attachment ...
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Calculated column to find due date

I need to create a calculated column that will read in the date from one column and compare it to today's date. The problem is the the date column is a dropdownlist with dates entered in the format of ...
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Use javascript/jquery to see if items in list are due soon in Sharepoint 2013

I am trying to determine by date if an item is due. In my use case, my user will create an item with a date in the following format (MM/DD or 06/15). Now if the date the user chooses will fall in the ...
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Check on username in custom list validation

I have a list adding records. I need put a validation in a List column for the column named "Target Date". I went to List Settings, Validation Settings and added the formula and the User message. ...
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how to use more than ten filters in conditions of list view

Can we create more than ten filters in list . SharePoint 2010 is providing only 10 filters OOTB and in my scenario i am having 35 filters how can i make it with. can we do it with JQuery ?
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How do i prevent duplicate entires based on multiple criteria

How would I prevent duplicate entries into a list from being entered based on the status of a different item on the list. For example, I don't want someone to enter an new list item if they have an ...
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Remove item Content Type from custom list

I have created through Visual Studio a Content Type that inherits from Item and a custom list using this content type. What I would like is to remove the item content type that appears when creating a ...
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Can we map excel row to sharepoint Lists

I am looking for a feature if we could map an excel rows in sharepoint or any other mechanism to generate an email after row in excel has been changed. **Problem ** Our customer uses sharepoint to ...
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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 ...
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value does not fall withing expected range

I have created timer job and in Execute method of job i have below code which create list using (SPSite oSPsite = new SPSite("http://myurl")) { ...
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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 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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Access denied. You do not have permission to perform this action or access this resource

I created a Custom List and Stop Inheritance and give the unique permissions to the list as contribute,when i am trying to insert an Item i am getting error "Access denied". You do not have ...
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ListDefinition and ListInstance failures with custom List Views

I have been working on a project which requires to provision a list with custom conditional view using visual studio, editing the schema.xml file for a sharepoint list definition. I am given a task ...
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How to migrate Custom List w/ Attachments to SharePoint 2013

Is there a way to migrate Custom List w/ Attachments to the SharePoint 2013? Currently we are migrating from SharePoint 2003 to SharePoint 2013, now I am just doing copy paste to datasheet view to ...
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Workflow to freeze a row in in a list with SPD2013

I am unable to create a workflow in SPD 2013 where it should be able to freeze a row of a SharePoint list. I have a List called Ticket and a column name Status. All I need is if the status changes to ...
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How to change the background color of each field based on field value like excel

Does anyone know how you can change the background color of list fields same as it excel based on field value. value may be change by the time . I know several ways to do it by row or item record (by ...
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How to remove custom action/link from list item menu?

In SharePoint 2013, using Designer 2013, I created a custom action for a list while creating a new form for it. Then I scrapped the new form. I actually did this twice. Now, in the list's item ...
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Problem with redeployment of List Definitions/Instances after creating new lookup field in visual studio 2013

I created list definition in Visual studio 2013, once after the deployment and succcessful creation of the list, I have updated the listdefintion by creating new field "Lookup", and redeployed. But ...
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List Item Attachment

I am using SharePoint 2013 On-premise environment. When I try to open an attachment of list item , it gives me an error "Connection refused".
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GetListItems isnt working for library with metadata - PowerShell

So after searching over and over on the net for a reason for my problem. I decided to post it here. I'm trying to get all the items in my list that are in a subsite. In that subsite there are 3 ...
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Assigned To column is not available

Please help; no matter what I do, the Assigned To column won't become available. Thanks.
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SharePoint 2010 List Validation not working as expected for DataFormWebPart

I created a custom list and kept the "Title" as unique and required. When I use the ListFormWebPart in "NewForm.aspx" all the validations work fine, i.e. for required and dulicate entry it shows ...
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Cascading dropdown in sharepoint list

Want to create cascading dropdown in SharePoint. I have created 2 list department and employee and matched item using lookup. Department has 6 items and employees has 70 items. So, how to create ...
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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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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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look up column error

I am getting into a null array - $spList = $webobj.Lists["Studentlist1"] Exception calling "update" with "0" argument(s): "This lookup field cannot enforce a relationship behavior because it is not ...
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Only send notification when certain items are changed

I have a List with two workflows. One that runs when an item is created/updated, and another that runs daily to perform a calculation. Emails go out when an item is created, updated, and expires. ...