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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SharePoint Online List limitations

Is it just me or is it really strange that SSRS 2012 still does not support Claims based authentication or OData connections? Anybody know of plans? Reasons for such a hole in the strategy? Part of a ...
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How do I combine rows from different sharepoint lists onto 1 overall list?

I'm using Sharepoint 2007 and sharepoint designer, and I am using multiple sharepoint lists that have the same column types (# required, # complete, % complete) that shows the training status for ...
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List Definition, disable modal dialog for View item form

I created two List Definitions with custom add\edit\view forms. Now I want to disable modal window only for "view form". I found solution where NavigateForFormsPages="TRUE" was used. But this ...
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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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Custom List schema.xml with custom content type - attribute code duplication

I made a custom content type with several custom site columns, all defined in a Elements.xml <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <!-- Customer --> <Field ...
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Actions not working (Do Calculation, Send an email, etc)

So I want to make a new workflow from Sharepoint list. After I put the condition, I want to put an action like Do Calculation, but when I choose the choice Action ribbon -> Do Calculation, it doesn't ...
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Custom Form Update Best Practices

This is a general question on how deploying a custom Visual Studio form to a SharePoint list works. My understanding is that custom forms can be added to an existing list definition or to list ...
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Change Custom List ID

I am looking to query a custom list that exists in many sub sites. Using either the CQWP or a DVWP I'm running into the list limit. As the ID is 100, there a lots of custom lists (not just limited to ...
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Restrict access to full list/database, but have a search form to show results

Not sure whether my keywords are completely off, i'm quite new to SharePoint and have been using Lynda to get a quick grip of the program. I have a brief which requires a frontend search/filters page ...
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My Webpart does not see Field in a list

I am writing a webpart for SharePoint 2007 and have 1 problem with accessing list by a webpart. I have a list with lets say 10 fields and I am using this fields by a webpart without problem. But ...
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Filtering list based on user preferences

On SharePoint I have 3 lists created. The 1st list contains 2 columns: user's unique ID and user's name. The 2nd list contains 2 columns: user's ID and a multiple choice of preferences of ...
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Deploy custom newform for custom list using wsp for SharePoint Online

I have a custom list which inherits 2 custom content types. Each content type contains around 50 odd fields. I have to customize the layout of the form and integrate jquery for the newform and ...
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Copying an attachment from one Custom List to another using a workflow

My initial requirement is to have column level permission in a custom list.(Set of users can see the column and set users cannot). Since SharePoint doesn't support column level permission i have ...
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Submitting list data to SQL

I'd like to submit data from a Sharepoint List to my SQL Database. I want the user to be able to create a new list item, attach a file and then once added it will write to an SQL Database. How would ...
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How to add a line feed in multiline column displayed in list view

I have a list with a column of type "multiple lines of text", which is updated by concatenating several other columns together when I save the item. I want to control the formatting of the list view ...
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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, String, ...
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How can I fix the broken “new item” link after deleting the InfoPath Form for a custom list?

I am using SharePoint Online which seems to be Microsoft's Software-as-a-Service delivery of SharePoint 2013. I have created three custom lists, one of which has 20 fields or so. Just to check it ...
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Display deactivated items in lookup column

We have a list of projects. One column is named Status (a choise Active or Finished) One column is Active Projects (a calculated column which shows only the actieve projects) One column is named ...
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InfoPath 2013 - select specific checkbox after select item from droplist

I try to modify form (SharePoint 2013 Online) using InfoPath 2013 to select check-box after select item on a drop list. I have two lists: Clients and Job List. On Clients I put client name and select ...
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How to set custom list's column order declaratively

So basically what I want to achieve is to find a way to set column order on my custom lists declaratively (I'm using list definitions to create my custom Lists). One way of setting column order is ...
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Sharepoint 2013 customizing List App style

I'm new to Sharepoint and have been playing with SP Foundation 2013. The division I work for has been keep track of projects via a shared Excel spreadsheet and it's been a nightmare. So I'm looking ...
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2 Sharepoint 2010 lists. custom list(A) and a related task list(B). workflow runs on A. Can update status in list B specific item?

I have 2 Sharepoint 2010 lists. More specific a custom list(A) and a related task list(B). I have a workflow that runs on list A. Within this workflow I need to create tasks assigned to different ...
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Lists not being added to quicklaunch

I'm having a problem with some lists that are included in a feature (Scope: web), which is created via a site definition. These lists have the display on quicklaunch set to true, although, the only ...
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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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Custom List deployed using Visual Studio 2010 unavailable under All Lists -Closed

I tried creating a custom list by the method mentioned in this tutorial by Saurabh Khatri. I deployed the list to another site. After deployment the instance of the list was visible in the Quick ...
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How to get KPIs to show when KPI List is Linked to a Custom List Using Linked Data Sources in SharePoint Designer 2007?

So I've found multiple sources on how to linked data sources in the designer. I get the data sources to link up by Title -> Great! But I can't get the value of the KPI or the formatted indicator to ...
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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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How to create a Sharepoint 2010 List with parent-child relationship and apply approval workflow?

I have 2 Custom Lists in Sharepoint 2010 ExpenseList (Parent List) ExpenseDetailsList (Child List) I want to display the ExpenseDetailsList inside the ExpenseList to the user. User shall be able ...
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Best way to create a Drafts List and save and Load entries from another list?

So, I have a Custom List named "Events". Now I'm searching for a best practice to create "drafts" for the list items of the list, because there might be some events (monthly/ annually) which have ...
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How i can hide the folder preview image in my list treeview left menu?

i need to hide the folder image in my list tree view on the left menu can anyone send me the css id or class to modified the tree view since i am using firebug but i cannot find the specific style ...
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Choice Filter list based on User Group

I have two List web parts being filtered based on a connected Choice Filter web part. I would like the choices available in the filter web part to be the members of a SharePoint user group. For now, I ...
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Chart in Sharepoint, No Code

I have below data in custom list State A1 A1 A1 A2 A2 A3 Can I create below type of chart in Sharepoint 2010 where x axis is state and y axis is state occurrence.
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Powerful list filtering

I need to extend the functionality of the default list (specifically for a document library) to include more powerful filtering. This includes being able type free text search and to have filters ...
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Wss 3.0 Lookup field error “Field type Reminder is not installed properly. Go to the list settings page to delete this field. ”

I tried to add lookup field in wss 3.0 custom list it errors saying"Field type Reminder is not installed properly. Go to the list settings page to delete this field. " Has anyone ever encountered ...
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Project : Identify enquiry times

I'm an analyst in a financial organisation in Australia. I have been tasked with understanding the types of enquiries customers call us about, and was thinking about using SharePoint as a solution. ...
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Difference between BaseTemplate and ServerTemplate

I defining my custom library type but got confuse between BaseTemplate and ServerTemplate. Someone, please explain the difference and their uses. Are they interchangeable ?
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Sharepoint Web Services: Add New List Columns: 'None' is an invalid XmlNodeType. Line 1, position 11

I'm developing a tool that takes data from a Sharepoint list, filters it, matches it to another list template, and plugs the matched data into the appropriate columns. This all seems fine. The ...
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PowerShell script to upload custom list form created using SharePoint designer (EditForm, DisplayForm)

I would like to upload and associate customized version of Editform.aspx and displayform.aspx using SharePoint designer to one of my Custom List in production and make them default. I have tried using ...
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Rich Text box not auto expanding in sharePoint 2013

I am facing this problem in a specific SharePoint 2013 / Infopath customised list form rich text field. Before the upgrade, this same rich text field worked, i.e auto expanded on the SharePoint ...
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Sharepoint 2013 state machine workflow change state on item update in another list

I have 2 custom lists. I have State machine workflow with One list. But I need to change the state of workflow based on item updated in another list. I can do this in sequential workflow by ...
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SharePoint List formula

I need help on below list. Pur No. Stock Qty, Sold Qty, Balance Qty. 001 500 First time when user enter the sold Qty it will work (Stock Qty - Sold Qty = Balance Qty) so if sold Qty is ...
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Add New Form for Custom List in Sites and Subsites

I created a site collection. Then I created subsites under the site collection. I added new custom lists in the main site and subsites. But I have a problem. When I created new form for the main ...
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bulk content approval not working in SharePoint list 2013?

I created a SharePoint custom list having more that 200 items and i group those items using group by options and if i select all items and click on the items tab approve/reject button. If i click ...
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Dynamic List items in SharePoint 2010

I am new to SharePoint. Is there a way to create a custom list with dynamic properties? For example: updating date fields Work Flow triggers List item automatic item removal etc. I was tasked to ...
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How to enter Multiple Dates entry for single Row Qty in SharePoint List

I'm using SharePoint Online small and don't have access for Infopath or visual studio. I can only use SharePoint or SharePoint Designer . Here I've created a SharePoint List to maintain Purchase Order ...
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SharePoint Purchase Order

I want to develop small purchase order system in SharePoint. I already started working on this but I stuck in below points where the purchased Qty is coming on different dates. For example :- Order ...
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collection has not been initialized display template

I am using a display template and getting items from the list, yet I get an error about something not being initialized. Can anyone help? here is my code: AddPostRenderCallback(ctx, function () { ...
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Function to update date not working properly in list

I have a sharepoint list that calculates the expiration dates of items and does so by subtracting Todays date from the expiration date. In order for it to work properly, Today's date needs to update ...
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custom MasterPage for custom list rendering template

There is a list with custom rendering template. I want it to use my custom (lightweight) master page. One way to do it is edit Display.aspx/Edit.aspx of that list in SPDesigner and set its <%@ Page ...