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

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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 ...
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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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Creating documents with Office web apps does not set default values in library

I have a document library with some default column values. However when I try to create new documents with the office web app, the default column values does not get set on the new document. Anyone ...
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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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How to get webpart's custom property and default property value programatically

By using sharepoint server side api, i want to get my current webpart's custom property value. if property value is not set, then i want to get default value for that property programatically? how i ...
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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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How to set default value to CT column using powershell

I want to set the default value to a Content Type managed metadata column, I want to set the default value using powershell and want to set it to hidden. How to accomplish this?
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Default column value (as displayed in GUI) not updating after setting MetadataDefaults

I'm trying to loop through all the lists in my farm and update the default column values to be the same as the site default values (stored in the properties of the default page). In many instances ...
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Save to default filename - not submit

I need to give users of a form the option to save an incomplete form. Save not submit because they know it will fail validation. They will do this when they need to come back to the form with ...
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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 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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Pass a parameter from a prior page to SP filter as a default value

I've been trying to pass the session parameter from one page to another and make that value as a default value for the SP Filter List web part. No matter what I do (removed quotation marks, tried [] ...
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number column with no default value returns zero

I have a custom content type with a numeric column in it. The column is set to not require a value, and the default value is blank. Problem is, the column is displaying a "0" in views for instances ...
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How to set default sharepoint:formfield value without using javascript

Trying to customise a list form. Is it possible to initialise the "ObjectName" field to a value passed in the query string without using javascript? Thanks.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 = ...
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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 ...
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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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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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How do I create a new Site Column (then used in a Content Type) with a default value, and apply that default value to all existing list items?

I need to add a new column to an existing Content Type in Sharepoint 2010. This column requires a default value. How do I apply the new column to the existing Content Type, and apply the default ...
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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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Default Value for tomorrow at specific time

Say I'm currently using a Date/Time field for workflow purposes, the default value being Today+1. That gives the time at 12:00am tomorrow, which is great. Is there a way to always give the default ...
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How to change the default link in a list item

I have a basic list and would like to customize the default link of the "Title" field. Currently when I click on the "Title" field of a list item it takes me to view that particular item; instead, I ...
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Set defaul value for DVWP parameters programmatically

Good day I need to set default value for ParameterBinding of DVWP as follows: <ParameterBinding Name="StartDate" Location="Postback;Connection;" DefaultValue="2012-07-01T00:00:00Z"/> ...
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How do I find/replace text in a default value's calculated field?

I am attempting to set the default value of the Title item in a list so that it is more informative -- I have the Title field "hidden" from the user, but my company's workflow utilizes Title in ...
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Upload document : Default value not applied on choice column if baseFieldControl.ControlMode = SPControlMode.Display

I created a new site column, a choice column with 5 values to pick from in a drop down list : 1, 2, 3, 4 (default value), 5 I then created a document content type using this column. The problem I am ...
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Sharepoint 2007 lookup column

I have a site dropdown column using a list as the datasource (lookup). I was looking for a way to have the column be both required and have a default blank value. I read that is is not possible ...
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Set default value in a document library column via Powershell?

I'm looking for a powershell script that allows me to set the default value for a column in SharePoint. Thanks
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How can I set a field value in a display form when a list item is first read?

I have a list with multiple columns. This list may include multiple records. I want the value of a specific field to be changed when a special record is read for the first time.
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programattically adding metadata column with multiple terms to list

I am attempting to add metadata columns to existing lists via a workflow. I can create the actual columns without a problem, and if there is only a single default term there is, again, no problem. ...