A value that is automatically assigned to a program, object or field outside of user intervention.

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Unable to set default value in managed metadata column for document created using Word Online

I am working on a document library where I have associated a custom content type. This content type has a managed metadata column. I need to set the default value for this column. I have used JSOM ...
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Choice Column default setting not apply to certain documents

I have created an SharePoint library in SP 2010 with a choice column that has default settings. For example, I want documents that are uploaded to it to automatically be put in the subject category -...
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Prevent Infopath from saving Default Value after the user changes the default value to something else

I am setting default values to Infopath dropdown list. But when the user selects a different value from the dropdown and saves/submits the form, the new value is not getting saved. Infopath is saving ...
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Content-Type column default value

I created a custom content type called "test". The columns are: Title Publisher The column "Publisher" is already a column which comes from SharePoint itself. I changed the default value to "...
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Get Folder Default Values JSOM

How can I get the default Values from a folder inside a library in SharePoint Online?
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Yes/No Column default value not set

I have a yes/no column with a default value of No. This column is defined at the site collection level and is first included in a content type which is the parent content type of several others. ...
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Get the default column value of all document libraries

Can someone share a PS script that would list the default value of a particular column in all document libraries across all site collections. I came across this page: Powershell - get all default ...
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Calculated Value in Default value for Folder Name

I'm using SharePoint 2013. I have a document library with folders inside it. I want to add a column to the folders that holds the folder's name. I added a column of type single line of text. What ...
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Assigning a List Item's default lookup value based on the most recently modified item in the same list (SharePoint 2013)

Is there a way to assign the default value of a Lookup Column in a New Item as the value of the most recently modified item's Lookup Column in the same list? In my 'Articles' List, I have 3 Columns: ...
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Set default value of Article Start Date to [Today] with CSOM

I'm struggeling with setting the default value of ArticleStartDate date-time column using PowerShell and CSOM. Bakground: I have a content type, used by a page layout, inheriting from Article Page ...
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How to set default value for the description field for a hyperlink type column in a custom list

Would like to set a default value for the description field for a hyperlink type column in a custom list. This is not an option when adding the column - a description for the column definition is ...
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Trying to use a “Calculated Value” as the “Default value” in a choice column

I am creating a drop-down choice column. For the default, I need to use a value that is based off of a value from another table. Here's the challenge. In table A, I have a list of organizations. I ...
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Find out, if managed property is user generated or created by SharePoint via Powershell

We have a solution where several developers (from different companies) are working on the system and need to create a deployment solution. Now we finally have naming conventions (thank god), but at ...
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Is there a way to change the Share default permission level to “Read”? [duplicate]

When I click “Share” as a Collection admin/site owner, I get a screen where my options are limited to Can Edit and Can View, and the permission choices are Contribute and Read, respectively. When I ...
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Set default value of a filter (SharePoint Element)

i like to set the default value from my date filter webpart on my SharePoint Site to a calculated date. For example when i open the site, the date filter should have the date value from the current ...
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SP2013 - document set - edit newform with javascript

When adding a new document set to library, I would like to, autopopulate the column Name with current date and time (yyyymmdd_hhmmssms). I can do it in list, where I can open newform in edit mode, ...
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Infopath: Set values of repeating tables based on previous input

I hope this is the right place for my question... Basically, I have an InfoPath form with a repeating section that has some dropdown fields and text boxes. What I want to achieve is that the default ...
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Recurring Dates from SQL Database into SharePoint Calendar

I'm creating an employee birthday calendar, where the dates are being pulled from a separate database through SQL. Since these are birthdays, each event needs to be recurring. I'm not sure if there is ...
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Repeating tables with different default values

So am I making an InfoPath form that pulls in data from an inventory list and I have a drop down that is populated with all available items in the inventory, and when an item is selected it shows the ...
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why a hidden column will be set as optional if i change its defualt value [duplicate]

Sometimes you are faced with problems that you can not understand . Now I have a hidden column inside my Issue tracking list, which is used to store a series of string to be read by the list workflow. ...
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Column default value not changes after moving a document

I have two folders with a default value setting. For example: On folder one the default value is 0815 and on folder two the default value is 999. When a document is stored in folder one and will be ...
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Fields not filled with DefaultValues

As of a previous question, whenever an item is added in a list, I create a document library based on a template, and set defaultvalues for some of its fields. In Sharepoint Manager I see defaultvalues ...
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Setting custom field default value within ItemAdded event

my aim is to use a Sharepoint 2013 Foundation this way: define a template Document Library, ProjectTemplate define a list of projects, with a "category" column an itemAdded event receiver on the ...
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SPFile.LockId property some clarification

SPFile.LockId property: whenever somebody checked out file it will be locked automatically, is that correct? then what will be the value of LockId property at that time? secondly, what is the default ...
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Changing the default value for multiple fields in a list

Is there a way to set something simple up for an end user to be able to change the default value for multiple fields in a list? I would ideally like to have a form to fill out, preferably like the ...
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Change default columns values multiple libraries

I have 20 plus libraries that I need to set the default value (to the same value). The data is from the term store, I also need to do this for a site column. Is there a tool or script to do this ...
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SPF2010: Using a lookup for a default value

I have two lists: one is a list of customers, and one is a list of service calls. The customer list has [Driving Distance], which is the distance from our central office to their office; likewise, ...
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SharePoint 2013 Change default start time and end time on calendar event

We're scheduling a lot of similar events, so the start time is almost always 8:30AM and the end time is almost always 5:30PM (not necessarily on the same day). Is there any way that we can set the ...
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Default Values do not get applied to new versions of documents

Default values work correctly when a document is first uploaded to a library. But when that document is modified and re-uploaded to the library, the default values are not applied. I've tested this ...
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Powershell - get all default values for a document library

I am attempting to write a powershell script that will iterate through all document libraries and provide me with the default values for specific columns. I am successfully iteration through the ...
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Calculating Fiscal Year

I am creating a document library in SharePoint 2013, where I want to have a column which shows the fiscal year (= not the date, only the year). It has to be a choice menu, since people in the ...
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Change Default Column Values on multi-choice column

I know can set folder specific Default Values by going to "Change Default Column Values' as specified here. I also know that I can specify a default value on a multi-choice column by selecting ...
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Set EmployeeName default to current user

I don't see a way to default the EmployeeName column (person or group type) to current user. Is there a powershell way to set this up? I am not sure if the following code will work for Person and ...
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Is it possible to have different default values in children content-types?

We would like to use inheritance in our content type setup, where the parent content type has a field "subtype". We would like to have default values in our children content types defined on the ...
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Enhanced Rich Text Field removes my default text

Im trying to set default text using jquery on a mentioned field type. I can briefly see my text as I open a new form, but then it disappears. I tried various methods - .text() .html() .append() but i ...
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Default filter from scorecard to another scorecard

I am using SharePoint Server 2013 and PerformancePoint Dashboard Designer 2013. I have two scorecards, primary and secondary as shown in the following figure. Fig: Primary and secondary ...
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MultiChoice Default value from resorces

I have a multichoice field that get the choices from resource file. And I read that a multi default value could be set using DefaultFormula and ;# seperation. So I defined my feild like this: <...
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Default value for site-column? SP2010

Is there any way to set a default value for a site-column with type "Full HTML content with formatting and constraints for publishing" in SharePoint 2010? The site-column is used for a PageLayout ...
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Column Default Values on new document

I have a folder in a SharePoint document library that has several column default values set. When I upload a file to this folder, the columns get their default value as expected. However, when I ...
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How to set the default value to sharepoint date time field programmatically?

I want to set the default value for the sharepoint's built-in field ArticleStartDate programmatically. But I am unable to do so. My code is as follows: SPField articleDate = currentWeb.Fields[...
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How to use already existing information in three different forms + default values

I have three forms, one for new membership, one for changing your membership information and one for continuing your membership. In new membership form you give your basic information; name, phone ...
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How to default a date field to a particular day of the week?

When a new list item is added, I'd like a date field (Date From) to be defaulted to Monday of this week, as well as another date field (Date To) to Sunday of next week (creating a 1 week span Mon-Sun)....
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Alpha-Numeric Value Format

How can I set up a required value format in a custom form text field? example: Q###-###### Q310-12345
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How do I set a default, maximum and minimum width and height for a SharePoint web part?

A seemingly simple question, but I haven't found the answer online. I have developed a web part with an adjustable height/width. After adding the web part to my web part page, I open the ...
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How do you set the default empty text with the content by search webpart?

I'm using the content by search webpart. I would like it to display a message when there is no matches, seems simple right? I've pulled my hair out trying to figure this out, and i'd appreciate an ...
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Sharepoint Document Library - Choice Column Default Value Calculation

I have a Shared Document Library with a choice column with 3 choices: Test1, Test2, Test3...now I also have 3 views, one for Test1, Test2, Test3, this is because I have three pages where I want to ...
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Possible to Change Column Default Value on Libraries through Workflow?

I have a list called IT Projects. Each item in this list is linked to Project.aspx with a different Query String passed in to filter the page depending one which project you click on. I also have a ...
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InfoPath setting conditional default value in radio buttons

I have created an infopath form which is connected to SharePoint Library. I would like to set a default value automatically for the radio buttons which are available in that form when one checkbox is ...
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Site template with default column values?

Our users need to be able to create sites that contains several lists with some pre-defined values to ease data entry. Preferrably those values should be hidden managed metadata fields but also other ...
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DataView parameter DefaultValue

Please help, what should I set to defaultvalue in DVWP filter parameter if it should be ISO8601 date format of the actual date? It only works now if I manually enter current date like <...