Rows of items containing columns of information.

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Add KPI indicator for every item in a list automatically

I have a list with two columns. How can I add a KPI indicator for each new item created automatically? Where the value column is one, and the target column is the other? Can I define the KPI list to ...
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Setting a maximum on a number column based on a column from the same list

I have a list with 3 columns. Title, amount and progress. Amount and progress are both number types. Is it possible for the progress column's maximum value to be the value of the amount column of ...
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Need extra layer of authentication on SharePoint list

The following below was requested in an effort to eliminate any security isses. (We are currently using the default NTLM authentication): -Create a hidden URL extention for admin's only (new site ...
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Set InfoPath 2010 form to grade mulitiple choice

I have set up an InfoPath 2010 form with drop-down list answers that I changed to radio buttons. When a selection is made and submitted, the answer(ID) is sent to a SharePoint 2010 list. My ...
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Filter list data based on page Url

I have a relatively small SharePoint list. When a user comes to the list page I want a generalized list to display with a search box. I want this list to have no parameters or variables attached to it ...
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Adding list item when user does not have permissions question

I am trying to programmatically add a list item to a SharePoint list. The code works fine when executed by a user with contribute permissions, but does not work when a user has view only. Funny thing ...
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Error while opening sharepoint list in datasheetview and exporting to excel

I have a List which is having around 14000 items in it.while opening that list in datasheet view it is giving error . Below is a summary of the issue: After selecting datasheet view : "Cannot ...
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Color coded background on calculated column using Designer

I am aware of the various methods to colorcode columns (jquery, formula) I choose here to use designer on allitems.aspx on a list (im lazy and its easy). I have given various columns background ...
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Sharepoint 2013 List/Form with Repeating and Non Repeating sections

Can someone point me to how to go about creating a sharepoint list form with a repeating and non repeating section? For example, a form that basically submits a team's information to a sharepoint ...
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Recreate a List in many subsites of a site collection using powershell

I have to recreate the same List in several subsites within a site collection. I saved my List as a template but it will be very time consuming to add the List manually to all of my subsites using the ...
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Can I copy a list of items to another list?

I would like to copy a list of items to another list when an item is add to yet a 3rd list Here is my example I have a list of tasks id task 1 brush teeth 2 drink coffee 3 drive to work My ...
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How to Upload Documents using Visual Fox Pro

We have an application written in foxpro, part of the application is creating reports (basically excel and pdf files), i would like to add the capability of uploading those files to a sharepoint list, ...
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configuring status list using date column, if greater than [date column] status goes red

I am using a status list that is pulling from another sharepoint list, I would like to use a date column labeled "Due Date" and tell the indicator to turn red when the "Due Date" has passed... This ...
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Conditionally Require Approval on List Items

I have a calendar list, and I need to have it so that only items that meet a certain condition require approval. I have tried to use workflow, but when I fire them on the create/change event, the ...
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Search Box disappears when I save Web Part Settings

I am checking the "display search box" option in my web part properties and clicking "ok" but the search box disappears. When I click "apply" it will show the search box, but it will disappear again ...
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SharePoint 2007: Calculated column - formula for calculation based on column containing NA

In a SharePoint list, I have 6 numeric columns that can contain numbers in the range (1,4). However, one or all of these columns may contain "NA" value. There is a separate calculated column which ...
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Object refenrece not set to instance of an object - list template items

This may be a duplicate, because this error is pretty common in every part of sharepoint. However, the search function didn't find anything for my particular problem. To the problem: I have a List ...
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Actions: Change Order Not available, sharepoint 2007

I'm attempting to re-order the steps in a custom list. For some reason I am not able to go to "Actions" and hit "Change Order" as I'm able to do in other lists. I've tried editing the view ...
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Redirecting to a new web page after adding a new item in the list

After clicking "Save" button in the pop-up (for adding a list item), I want to redirect to a page to show them a message "Success" or at least an alert window called "Success"? How can it be ...
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How to get approval status of a list item as a column to that list?

I have a Calendar list and an approval workflow. The workflow is initiated when a new item is added. The event gets approved in the task list. I want to get that "Outcome" column to the list. But when ...
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SharePoint 2010 - How to edit the default message “There are no items to show in this view of the list.”

Is it possible to edit the default message "There are no items to show in this view of the "listname" list. To add a new item, click "New" in a simple (out of the box) way? I would like to display a ...
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Using lists from another Site

On our company sharepoint we have a seperate Site per 'Department'. I've been implementing a Contactperson list on our site, which has a link to one or more Hospitals (a seperate list on our site). ...
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Filtering Web Part on Lookup Field with multiple values

I'm looking to be able to filter a web part to show multiples values, based on a field in another web part that contains multiple values. The scenario I'm testing is: In a school environment, the ...
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Exchange event receivers of lists

Recently i faced an interview question for which i am unable to find a suitable answer. I was given a scenarion to implement, which goes like this. There are two event receivers Ea and Eb, these are ...
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using list's newform.aspx as a webpart

I want that the newform.aspx of the list would be in a webpart page, meaning that when I call the page there will be a webpart in it which will show just the newform.aspx inside it.... can this be ...
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sharepoint 2010 contacts duplicates

I have created a contacts list in SharePoint 2010 and need to be able to stop duplicate contact information from being added to this list. I am not finding an "out of the box" method is there some way ...
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SharePoint Document ID Service and Imported Document Library List

I have an out-of-the-box document list that is created in dev and have the Document ID Service feature activiated. All works well. My test server has the Document ID Service enabled and document ...
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onWorkflowItemChanged triggered when attachment added through web service

A WCF Service hosted outside of SP will consume another external service to retrieve information. Then, the WCF will add/edit an item to a SharePoint List using COM, and add the attachment to the item ...
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Error exporting list to excel - permissions for resource throttling ceiling

What level of permissions have to be assigned to a user account in SharePoint 2010 for them to qualify as an "administrator" and therefore grant them access to the higher ceiling for resource ...
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Ribbon-Bar isn´t showing

If I open a SharePoint-2010 list or library the ribbon shows "List" or "Library". If I click on "List" / "Library", the ribbon does not show up. Only the header is visible. Any idea on how to fix ...
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Hide SharePoint 2010 context menu [duplicate]

I am trying to hide the SharePoint 2010 context menu. I wrote the following code: $(document).ready(function(){ $('.ms-MenuUIPopupBody').live('blur', function() { ...
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Quick way to change Custom New form web part into custom edit form

I just created a custom new form web part in C#. It works great and adds a new item to the list with the 'Save' button. Now, I am trying to reuse the same code to create the custom edit form. But I ...
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Populate list item from XML feed

How to create new list item using data from XML feed? Is it possible to handle multi line of text in XML feed?
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Can a calendar popup be added to a list's date filter instead of a list of text choices?

How would I replace the OOTB list date filter dropdown to be a calendar view instead? JQuery/Javascript solutions are feasible for me if it is indeed possible. So far looking at the page tags upon ...
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Powershell Script to generate site collection administrators, site URL, Site Name,Members in the group named 'owners'

I have a requirement currently to generate all the Sharepoint site in a Web application with the following information: Site URL Site Name Site Collection Administors : ID or name Members in the group ...
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Lists included in an App for SharePoint 2013

I've seen that when I create an Autohosted App for SharePoint 2013 (or any other type of Apps), I'm then able to add a new item to the SharePoint Project such as a List. I can then add/edit/delete ...
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CAML Query to get Lookup field value

I've written an autohosted-app to show a few data that are in a list. To get the data in the list, I use this piece of code with a CAML Query. using (var clientContext = ...
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How to get the ContentType Field From Task List Using REST API In SharePoint 2013

How can I get the ContentType Field value From Task List Using REST API In SharePoint 2013 ? I tried this code and i got results for ID, Title etc. but for the ContentType field he returned ...
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How to move/copy items from one custom list to another custom list without Designer?

I'm a guest to the site and after seeing the great quality of Q&A's believe it's worthwhile to 'put this out there' in the event anyone may be able to assist. Brief background: I have ...
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Maximum number of lists in Sharepoint

Currently I have a single list where I store some data for all users. The problem is that the list has scalability issues after 5000 rows. I was thinking to create a list for each user. How many ...
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How do I change the width of a list input page?

I have a SharePoint list. When you select "New" to add an item, some of the categories are extremely long (they're actually questions) and cause you to have to scroll from left to right to read the ...
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Delete list in Sharepoint 2013 larger than 5000

I have created a sharepoint list in 2013 by importing an access 2013 table which has 7414 records and have set the list to sync with the table held on my local PC. I want to start over again but when ...
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Calculate the difference between system columns Created on and Modified on

I'm trying to create a new column in a shp list that contains the difference in days between two other columns in that list. These two columns are the custom list columns that contain the date Created ...
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Create Calendar view using list definition with visual 2010 (sharepoint 2010)

I'm a newer in sharepoint 2010 .I want to create calendar view for my list definition using list definition. I think i need to do something in schema.xml file, but i can't find any document talk about ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Contact integration with Outlook

We're trying to move away from the whole public folders thing...we have a fair few contacts in these folders at the moment however (about 5000). I have connected my contact list to Outlook and copied ...
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Add a new Field to a SharePoint List with XML

i had create a list programmatically on Feature_activated. Now i want to add a new Field to my list with an XML File on UpgradeActions from the Feature. I know the solution for add a Field with C#. ...
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SharePoint 2010 List Excel Export Error

I have some problems about exporting a SharePoint List to excel. I'm getting "Excel cannot connect to the SharePoint list" error while exporting it to excel. There wasn't any error in the same list ...
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add SPListItem with more than one field of data

I want to add an item to a SharePoint task list, with data in the Title, AssignedTo, and Status columns. The code below adds the item with data in the Title column, but no data in the other columns. ...
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Should views be created using “Edit the Current View” in the web part menu?

I've heard (and previous experience supports) that using "Edit the current view" is a bad idea, because the "view" created using this method can be orphaned if the list/library the view is based off ...
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SharePoint 2007: Filter for current year

I have a list view web part and a field named [Year] set as a number. I am trying to filter to show this current year's items, given today's date. I tried the following filter but get Filter value is ...