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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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?
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Can't make a new instance of a custom document library

I am following the instructions of Cory Roth on how to create a custom document library in 2010 which can be found here ...
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Is it possible to create a Multi-lingual List Definition in a SandBox

I have a sandbox solution that for the some of it I have german translations for, like the feature name and description. However to make this a proper multi-lingual solution I need to do the same for ...
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Can a list template include custom forms

I have added a webpart with a content editor on the create and edit forms of a list. When I extract the list as a list template and then apply it to a new site, it seems the list does not include the ...
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<ViewFields> definition ignored on list instance deployment?

I've got a custom site definition with a list definition + list instance in it. In the schema.xml for the list, I tried adding multiple views for the list. The problem I have is that although the ...
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Problem deploying list template (stp-file) by feature

I have a List template (a stp-file). If I upload it to the list gallery through the UI, it is uploaded and I can create lists based on that template file in the same site. However, if I bundle it in ...
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PowerShell - create list from list template in list template gallery

Using PowerShell on a SharePoint 2010 site, how can you create a new list from a list template found in the list template gallery?. I want to be able to add several lists at once (just in numerically ...
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List templates strange behavior after upgrade to 2010

We upgraded our MOSS2007 to MSS2010 (database attach upgrade method). When we save a library as a template and create a new library based on that template, it works. However, when we add documents to ...
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Access denied to list created via ListTemplate in a feature

I've created a feature to create an instance of a custom list. The provisioning part of my feature is: <Elements xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/sharepoint/"> <ListTemplate ...
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Non-supported field type change

I am having a problem with a custom site column in SP2007, whose field type recently changed. I have defined features for the following artifacts, which are deployed at the site collection scope: A ...
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Folder Content type gets lost when using a list template

I created a new folder content type that has several columns of data and then created some folders in a list using the content type. I then created a list template and included content. When I created ...
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What's the best way to move a list from one site to another?

I know you can backup site collections with stsadm -o backup, and you can backup sites with stsadm -o export. But what's the best way to copy a list. I've tried to use the save as a list template and ...