A type of template that defines the characteristics of a SharePoint list. It defines attributes like list columns and content types, and may include content.

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Move different lists together in MOSS 2007

I'm currently trying to move two lists together, those two lists are created on different list templates, one is an Issue Tracking list and the other is a Custom List, is it possible to move them ...
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How to check if ListTemplateType (enum) is list or library?

Is there some helper method for example in CSOM API to check if Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.ListTemplateType is a list or a library, something like IsLibrary(ListTemplateType type)
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2010: Custom List Template ID

I searched everywhere, but could not find a solution that worked for me. We've created a default document library, changed it a bit and saved it as a new document library template from the user ...
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List Template does not show up in PowerShell

I have about 15 List templates in the (gallery > List templates) and none of them show up when I run following script: $web.ListTemplates | ForEach{ write-host $_.Name } I think that is the reason ...
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How to speed up saving a list as template

I want to save a library as a template. For this I use the following PowerShell code $id = [Guid]::NewGuid() $templateName = [String]::Format("{0}-{1}",$list.Title,$id.ToString()); ...
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Multiple List definition in a list template

I use Sharepoint Foundation 2010, and I'm working with a set of .stp's. Now I have the requirement to create a list with a lookup field. I also want to create this lookup list at the same time with ...
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“Save List as Template” losing Filter web parts but leaving false connections?

My InfoPath form web part remembers some false connections from the past, and cannot take any new connections after Save List as Template. What I did is this: Customize Form in browser (SP2013) ...
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List Template showing the wrong image

I've created a list definition from a content type in Visual Studio 2010 for SharePoint 2010. They are based off a custom list. When I deploy locally, I see the correct image in View All Site Content ...
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How to prepere a template, to list one element from the list

I must prepere a template to list to show one element from the list. How should I prepere this? Can I use a InfoPath? How should I do it ? Only one element from list when I want to show this element ...
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How to add List Template?

I just received a Document Library template from a vendor. I need to make this template automatically available when a user goes his/her my-site and create library. Alternatively, i can have them ...
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ContentTypRef and Schema.xml

I am studying List Definition in sharepoint 2010.I have two files one schema.xml and another elements.xml elements.xml <ContentType ID="0x0101005CF0DB5B6075417a8664EFD23835C831" Name= ...
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How can one create a custom list in JSOM based on a custom list template (STP) in 2013?

I have a custom list template (STP) in my list template gallery. I can retrieve the list template using the client object model in javascript. But it's not clear how to create a new list from that ...
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how to propagate changes to all lists created from a custom template list

This might be an easy question to answer but I'm still new to SharePoint 2010. Here's my problem. I created a custom list that is used as a template, and I have a handful of lists that were created ...
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Error creating site from site definition - no document templates

I'm hoping you can help me out with a problem I'm experiencing. I have developed a custom site definition. The site contains 2 document libraries (Correspondence and Documents) and a list (Records). ...
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sharepoint list displays items normally but after klicking it runs into item not found exeption

I have a normal SPList with some items in it. As you can see everything works fine. When I click on a list item, I run into an exception: How is that possible? edit: I should mention, that ...
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“Save list as template” seems to work, but the template isn't subsequently available to choose from

For some very unusual reason (if I knew what it was, I wouldn't be asking the question here 8-)), when I save a given list as a template, SP2010 creates the template and claims it was successful. ...
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Moving list template to different farm with different site template

I have a simple list that I saved as a template, and moved to a different site collection in a different web application. The list template isn't showing up in the create new list dialog, and I've ...
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List template that includes formatting

Is there a way to make a template of a list that includes formatting using out of the box tools or designer.
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Possible to create a list template that includes the 'Default New Form'?

I added a content editor web part with some custom js into the 'Default New Form' for a list. I then create a list template from that list, but when I create the new list it does not have the content ...
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QueryThrottleMode in non-query operations?

I have a big List which I want to empty. Therefore I create a template from that list, delete the list and create a new list from the template I just saved before. I know there are other ...
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Error when creating list from custom template

When I attempt to create a document library using an existing template I recieve an error "the type of this column cannot be changed because it is currently being indexed" The error occurs on the 2nd ...
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Difference between a content type and a list template

I understand that content type gives the definition for the set of fields in a list which can be reused while creating many other lists and a list template gets a copy of an existing list with or ...
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Setting 'Display Category' for List Templates

We have a number of custom list templates which we would like to categorise in the same way as site templates. Is this possible? When selecting 'More Options' from the Site Actions menu to create a ...
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How to update a SharePoint 2010 list via an InfoPath 2010 client form using code?

I tried to follow in Sharepoint Server 2010 and Infopath 2010 the article: How to update a SharePoint list via an InfoPath browser form using the SharePoint Object Model which is for ...
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Set view defination in a ListTemplate?

I've created a ListTemplate based off of a custom content type in Visual Studio for a document library. The content type adds two fields, a fiscal year and a fiscal month. It adds it to the template ...
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Declarative (CAML) BusinessData field

I am trying to create a List template definition declaratively (using CAML) which includes a External Data column and several secondary columns. I created a custom list via the UI and exported the ...
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How to ensure that Infopath 2010 is in online mode?

Tried to search internet but could not find it. I was given Infopath (.xsn) form which I open from file system and get: "The query cannot be run for the following DataObject: Region InfoPath ...
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How to determine the List Template (SPListTemplate) that was used to create a list?

I am using the following code to create a custom list from a custom list definition. Is there a way, after the list is created to determine which definition it was created from? SPListTemplate ...
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Why would Document Library templates not show in create view?

We recently upgraded from SharePoint 2007 to 2010. There are a number of customization we made in the environment, and it seems that something is causing a problem when a user tries to create a ...
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One Event Receiver for many lists

I have Event Receiver for document library. It is added in Elements.xml like this: <Receivers ListTemplateId="101"> I would like to use this ER for all my document libraries. Do I have to ...
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Associate workflow with list template

We have workflow which enables creator of list item to edit it later. Is it possible to associate workflow with certain list templates, so when user creates new instance of such list, workflow is ...
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Custom list templates missing in create new list page

I am able to save a list as a template and it shows up in the list template gallery with an empty title, Product Version, and Feature ID. the language column shows up as 1033 instead of English. I ...
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Binding lookup fields to document library template

I have features that define site content types and a document library template that uses these content types. Now, when I create a document library from the template, all the content types appear ...
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Template of DocumentLibrary does not show up

i have created a template of a document library on site A. After that I downloaded it (it's an stp file) and uploaded it into the list template gallery at site B. Now my problem: The new template ...
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Saving list template with managed metadata columns. Creating new list with the template.

I have a list that has several columns including managed metadata columns. I'm saving this list as a template and including all the content. I'm then taking this template to another site collection ...
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Generate ListDefinition from ListTemplate

Is there a way or tool to generate list-definition projects/features from an existing list template? (Sharepoint 2010)
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How to create SharePoint list with custom template using Managed Client Object Model?

Creating lists in SharePoint using Managed Client Object Model is rather easy task. Here's how to create a list with SharePoint's custom list template: ListCreationInformation lci; List list; lci = ...
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Can fieldrefs in content type definitions change the internal name of a site column?

I have a content type that references a built-in site column like this: <Elements ...> <ContentType ...> <FieldRefs> <!-- a reference to the built-in ...
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Moving large document libraries to new site collections

I have a site collection with a dozen or so document libraries in it (total size about 300GB's). The goal is to move each of these document libraries into it's own site collection (and content ...
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How to modify a list's template?

I have a list that was created from a Custom List template. Most users have been interacting with it through a calendar view that was created. Now, some users would like to connect this list to their ...
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Errors migrating from custom list with SharePoint 2010 upgrade

In MOSS we exposed a custom list definition to users instead of the Shared Documents library. Now, we are trying to convert all those list instances to use the out of the box list. It seems that ...
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Physical location of library template

I have a Document Library template that I need to move from my Dev environment to my Prod environment. I looked all over the 14 hive and in the site in SP Designer for this file, but could not find ...
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How to handle 'Feature for list template is not installed in this farm' for custom lists

I have a feature in which I have a custom ListDefinition. Within the definition, I also have a ListInstance based off of the definition. When installing and activating the feature, these lists are ...
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Programmatically creating a list

I have created a new list definition following the steps listed here: http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg276355.aspx I can create new lists using this definition in the browser with out any ...
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Possible to save a list template and maintain lookup relationships?

My issue is that I have two lists that I would like to move with their data. While I am able to save both as templates and then upload to the new site, none of the lookup columns in my parent table ...
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Can't read Enhanced Rich Text field value from CQWP

I'm trying to read the value of a multi-line, enhanced rich text field from a content query web part using a custom ItemStyle template in SP 2010. Even though it has a value, it keeps coming back as ...
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Export List in SharePoint 2007 to List in SharePoint 2010

I have a SharePoint 2007 list that I want to copy over to an existing SharePoint 2010 list. Both of them have the exact same columns. What is the best way to do this? I tried opening both of them in ...
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custom rendering template

Help! In MOSS 2007 how do you make a custom newform/editform.aspx for a particular sharepoint list call a custom rendering template with custom code-behind logic? In particular how do you override ...
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How can I use PowerShell to upload a list template (stp file)?

I need to script the creation of data in SharePoint, and part of this requires that I upload a slide library list template using PowerShell. Is this possible?
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Moving list templates from one Site Collection to another - avoid that site columns become list colums?

When I move a list template from one Site Collection to another all the associated site columns become list columns. Is there a way to prevent this?