A type of list view that organizes list columns into a spreadsheet format and can enable editing of multiple items at once without having to open each individual item.

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Can I lock the cells size in a datasheet view?

I'm working on Sharepoint2010. I have a datasheet which users can edit free. However I've noticed that everyone can change the size of the cells and even add other columns. How can I prevent any user ...
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Error when copying an empty choice field from Excel into a SharePoint 2013 Datasheet View

Once in a while, we need to upload a whole list of Project Ideas into our SharePoint 2013 Enterprise system. There is a datasheet view to copy all the fields from Excel into the list. Some of the ...
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How does Datasheet View Calculate width?

I have created a custom masterpage, and everything works except for the datasheet view. The problem I have is the scrollbar on the datasheet view goes passed the end of the datasheet window. If I ...
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can I use a wildcard in a datasheet view custom filter to NOT show titles that begin with certain words?

I have a calendar list view and want to be able to filter on the title to NOT show items that begin with the word Deleted. Can you use a wildcard at the end of Deleted to grab all titles that begin ...
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Change Font Color in Datasheet View

I have a list that I have created in SharePoint 2010. Some of my customers prefer working in “Datasheet View” only. Can they change the font color to red in while in Datasheet View, or do they have ...
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List Datasheet view stuck

I have one list where it opens like normal in the Standard View format and as expected I can switch to Datasheet View. The problem occurs when I want to switch back to Standard View. When in ...
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How can I restrict users from creating views in the Datasheet view in SP 2013?

I need to restrict users (with Contribute rights) ability to create Datasheet view. Also, how may I disable Quick Edit mode in all views?
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SharePoint 2010 List Data Sheet Error

I have list with about 19.000 items. When I change the view to the DataSheetView, after a few minutes I'm gettin this error: " Cannot connect to the server at this time. You can continue working with ...
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Data truncated when pasting worksheet into multiline field

I'm trying to paste the contents of an Excel sheet into a list in Datasheet view. This list has several multiline columns, and the Excel data items i'm trying to paste in are quite large--in some ...
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SharePoint List with multiple content types and the datasheet view

According to this thread. SharePoint 2010 does not "support" using the datasheet view with multiple content types configured anymore. But maybe somebody knows a workaround for my problem: I have a ...
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Applying Datasheet view on a GridView Sharepoint

I was wondering if it is possible to apply Datasheet view onto a grid view found in an application page. The grid View was used such that the data is filtered out such that only data concerning the ...
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Form Library Updating fields in Datasheet view cause error

I have an InfoPath form that has been published and several fields have been promoted so that we can edit the fields in datasheet view. However, there are certain instances when we attempt to enter in ...
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How to maintain line breaks within a 2013 multi-line task field after datasheet edit

We use datasheets to edit multi-line task lists. Since being migrated to Sharepoint 2013 the new datasheet view doesn't allow us to maintain line breaks after we stop editing the datasheet. Can anyone ...
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How to find data source for a SharePoint 2007 Access Web Datasheet

I inherited a SharePoint 2007 site. There is a Access Web datasheet that is retrieving data from some kind of data source. The user has informed me that it is no longer updating. For further ...
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Visible Column Descriptions in Datasheet View

Is there a way to change a Datasheet View in SharePoint 2010 so when a user hovers over the name of a column they'll get more descriptive text about the given column? Or something like a comment in a ...
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Display data view webpart in datasheet view

Is it possible to display the DVWP in datasheet view?
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Stop Dataview from defaulting to edit mode when opened

When I open a Datasheet View it defaults to edit mode which I know it is supposed to do. But I would like if possible for the datasheet view to open as a read only list until Edit is clicked is there ...
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Edit item deletes previous metadata

We have a huge problem with some libraries in our SharePoint 2010. If we edit a document with the Ribbon Button "Edit item" all metadata deleted which have been saved in the previous versions. If we ...
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Force commit / 'Stop' editing Datasheet (Quick Edit) view Javascript

I have an 'Approve' button being rendered in a listview through JSLink. The users can click this in datasheet view to 'Approve' the item. The trouble is, and changes made before clicking approve are ...
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The list cannot be displayed in DataSheet view

I have two SharePoint Enterprise 2010 sites in two different farms. Both sites I am accessing with my local browser IE 10 (32-bit). List1 in Site1 can be opened in DataSheet view but List2 in Site2 ...
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Updating a (calculated) field based on lookup field :: Workarounds

I am a site owner in SP2010 impl., at work. Not a farm admin / super admin. For one of my needs, I am designing a list using Datasheet View. I have columns of People, Lookup and Choice datatypes. ...
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Datasheet View hyper-link and column editing errors

I encountered an issue when using SharePoint 2010 having upgraded from office 2007 to 2013 (resolved here). Having installed the patch I've discovered that the datasheet view no longer allows me to do ...
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make content type column editable in datasheet view

I'm face an issue in a document library for a sharepoint 2010. I'm in datasheet view and i'd like to modify the column content type but it's in read only. Are there a way to do this?
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Populate a column in SharePoint

I have 2 Different SharePoint installations. The new one is missing a column from when I used a tool to migrate. Now if I use the datasheet and export the missing column and its values to excel why ...
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Embedding the Survey All responses view within a web part zone

SharePoint 2007 Standard Is it possible to embed just a view (All Responses) from a SharePoint Survey's AllItems.aspx into a web part zone? I'd like to embed this as a ways to allow a user to edit ...
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datasheet view showing duplicates only one time

Is there a way to show sort/filter a column, e.g. Assigned to to only show one time? For example John Doe John Doe Mark Miller James Bond Now I want to filter the datasheet view to only show: ...
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One user/group updates via datasheet view,other users/groups single record with approval?

I have created a list on a SharePoint site. I need to configure the list permission so that one single user is allowed to use the datasheet view and can perform updates without approval all other ...
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Unable to Show Totals On Datasheet View

I have a SharePoint 2013 installation where a list is being displayed in Data Sheet view. When you select the option for the view to show totals for specific columns, the totals do not display until ...