Rows of items containing columns of information.

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Infopath cannot generate a form template for the sharepoint list - warning message received across the site

I am receiving the below error when trying to customise form in list. I could edit the list in infopath before but now I am receiving this error. I created a new list in the same site to check if its ...
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Modified vs Last_x0020_Modified

Which is the difference between the fields: Modified and Last_x0020_Modified in a SharePoint list item ?
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custom sort order in sharepoint 2010 custom list

How can I add a custom sort order to items in a custom list? I am building a publishing site with completely custom branding master pages and page layouts if that makes a difference. --- UPDATE --- ...
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jQuery not working properly

In the editform.aspx of an item, I am trying to use jQuery to cause a pop up to go off anytime a field is changed (sort of silly, but once I get this to work, I plan on moving to doing more). However, ...
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Adding central site column to a list with JavaScript in SP 2013

I'm managing a site where several users (owners) can set up new websites. But there are some areas that they always have to change that I cannot apply to the template. So I programmed a small code ...
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Newform.aspx in Office 365

Is there any way so when I click "Add new item" link in a list in office 365, that will redirect to a custom new form instead of default SharePoint form?
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List attachment doesn't appear to work but does attach

When I try to attach a file to a list item it doesn't appear to work but it does. After the file is selected and you press "OK" the file path/name dissapears and the user doesn't return to the edit ...
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SharePoint Lists & Access Database Form Drop Downs

I created an access database and moved my tables to SharePoint. Now when I open my database, the form drop down options are blank. The list is populated in SharePoint and Access acts as if there is ...
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Completed column is missing in my task list view - checkbox

What I'm trying to accomplish; checkbox that show if a task is "done / finished" But when I try to edit the library view I only get "% Complete" and not "Completed". Is there some settings I'm ...
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How to add custom values to a people or group field

I created a list that maintains personnel information and completed training. I use a Person or Group column to prevent misspelled names and future expansion for a workflow. I need to maintain ...
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Sharepoint list 2010 connecting to excel refresh data

I've managed to export all the files to Excel and upload it to Sharepoint location. This Excel file is used as table of content of all documents that we have in our company. I've also managed to set ...
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SharePoint 2013 list search box ignoring columns

I have a problem on a 2013 environment. I'm trying to use the list search box to find items in that list, but it doesn't seem to work as expected : it will search most of the columns, except 2 of ...
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How do I make a column item clickable?

So I'm new to SharePoint but have received help to get a list from an old 2007 TFS Site to my 2010 New Site Collection and I've been able to arrange the columns and group everything the way I want but ...
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Missing Site Columns in NewForm, EditForm, DispForm

I did a list migration on list with zero customization using a third party tool (Metalogix: Content Matrix). After migrating the list, I went to create a new list item, I noticed I was missing site ...
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DropDown Column Value NOT being pulled into List

I have a New Item form hooked up to a SharePoint Online list. One column, called Location, is a drop down. When I make it a required field, it doesn't recognize that a value has been chosen, and ...
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How to use column with linkToItem in the Basic Table view style mode

I have already changed a normal column that I made to a column with linkToItem as follows. <viewfields> <FieldRef Name="MyColumn" linkToItem="TRUE"> and it worked. But this column ...
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Lists structure,usage and search in SharePoint

I have some requirements items that can have multiple tests and each test can have data sets and each data set may/ may not have defects. How do I structure this as a list and not think of it as a ...
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Backup apps and their app webs

I have an app which has lists in its app web. Is their a way to backup the list and data for the following reasons? Upgrading app. Migrating app. Option to backup and restore list and library items. ...
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List fields missing in SharePoint 2013 workflow Activity window properties [Visual Studio 2012]

I am creating a sample workflow project in SharePoint 2013 using Visual Studio 2012. An Announcement based List instance is also created. The workflow is linked to this list. In my Sequence window, i ...
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How to validate parent list data while creating new child item

I am having a parent list and child list. Parent list (Contract) is having an Contract Num, Contract Amount, Start Date and End Date columns. Child list (Project) is having and Project Name, Parent ...
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SharePoint Parent/Child List form

I'm using SharePoint 2010 standard edition and I want to create a Parent/Child list form. I noticed that Query string webpart is part of enterprise edition as shown here http://bit.ly/1tF8rkG and ...
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How to create a list with metadata from project sites?

Here is the situation: I have many project sites in my team site and I would like to create a view or a list or a webpart that would only show links to the active projects among every projects we ...
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Custom CSS Heading Styles in SharePoint Ribbon?

I have custom heading styles (h1,h2,h3) displaying in the SharePoint Ribbon to choose from on the front-end. SharePoint picks up on this from my css file. Is it possible to get this in the back-end as ...
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Displaying list from another site collection, want items to open in a modal dialog

Here is the code I'm using. Keep in mind that I know practically nothing about javascript and borrowed the code from someone else. He hasn't had time to look at it yet. I'm just trying to modify it to ...
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Sharepoint List & Export to excel sheet

I read that we can store list items limitation for sharepoint 2010 is 30 million . Is this true ? If yes , then can i have 25 million records in sharepoint list , and use "export to excel sheet" and ...
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2 client contexts using the same success method

Is there anyway to have 2 client contexts in the same success method like so var clientContext = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var peopleManager = new ...
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Migration - Server was unable to save the form at this time

I have copied over the database of SharePoint Standard server to recreate the web application for a new environment. All setup and configuration have successfully been executed and I can see the site ...
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Lists.asmx doesn't return column data when title contains special characters

I'm using the Lists.asmx web service to retrieve list items. When field names contain a "?" character (i.e. "Opinion?"), the data returned for that field is null. The InternalName becomes ...
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Connect multiple task lists into one master task list or view

I have lots of project sites each with their own task list. I want to create a master task list (or view or whatever?) on the parent site that can display all tasks in all of these project task lists. ...
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Sharepoint list items increase

I have around 50,000 items in sharepoint list . I want to increase the size of the list items to 90,000 . It is ok to have duplicate enteries . How do i do it with minimal time ? Its ok if i paste ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': Cannot complete this action

In my SharePoint 2013 solution (created from visual studio), I created a project that contains all the artifacts form my solution: I put in this project custom fields, custom content types as well as ...
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How to display item count of specific folder in list

I have a list, which has some columns including title and URL. URL column directs to specific folder related to list item. I want to add one more column in list, which would display items' count of ...
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Better way to do employee Directory

Right now I have a simple custom list with username (People lastname (simple text work# (text Home# (text alt email (text I Just realized I could do username (People Lastname (People Display ...
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Copy of a sharepoint list ,with all items

How do i make a copy of an entire list with 500000 millions items ? Can anyone provide me a powershell script or workaround ? I tried renaming the list , but the internal name of list doesnt get ...
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Enable Drag&Drop in Overlayed Calendars | SP2010

I'm trying to find a way to enable users to use the standard Sharepoint Calendar Drag&Drop function for overlayed calendars as well. For now, Users can only Drag&Drop events that are in the ...
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Custom site column is in the list view, but is missing in newform.aspx

I've created a list programmatically with two site columns (title, name (peoplepicker)) The list show both site columns but when I try to create a new item only the title will show, "name" (people ...
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Sharepoint 2013: no attachment column available

I am having the same issue as here, but I have no "list" option in the ribbon, and therefore no "list settings" option. I am working on a list, but I am baffled by why there is no "attachment" column ...
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Add New & Edit Form to List via C#

I have a project that needs to associate custom New and Edit forms with list instances. The lists are not part of the project, but the custom forms are. I currently deploy them to ...
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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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Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': Object reference not set to an instance of an object: feature receiver error

I cretaed a Visual web part in SP 2013. It needs a SharePoint list. So wrote below code in web part feature receiver. When I deploy the solution I get error says Error occurred in deployment step ...
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How do I create a list from a template and create all views with Powershell?

I am trying to imitate the process of creating a list from a template in the UI by using a Powershell script. When you create a list from a template with the UI, all of the original list's views are ...
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Create multiple alerts for multiple lists at once

Creating an alert to be notified of changes in a list is a 5-6 clicks process in Sharepoint 2013. Our users need to subscribe to 30-40 lists so is there a way to do it "all at once" or somehow reduce ...
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How to fix [today] and [now] in a list

I have the following issue: we use a SP list to send information through the steps of the process. On each step somebody adds information into the list, next person receives it, adds his own part of ...
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Custom Timer Job to pull Oracle Data to update a SharePoint list

I have an issue where I need to pull a daily feed from a oracle db into a SP list. Each day would create a new item in said list. I've been successful in connecting to several databases before ...
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Autofilled columns in list

I have some lists. One with name and some personal info of employees. Next lists contains for example PCs, Phones etc. with column who using this thing. What I want is one sum list, where I will have ...
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How do you validate a column only if it's new item being added?

I recently added validation to a field which works great. =[Arrival Date]>=TODAY()-5 However, I ran into an issue when an employee is editing an older item to update the "Status" but it's not ...
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How to build a contact list?

How to build a sharepoint contact list (name, phone, email, pictures) that automatically syncs with user profile or active directory? Also, can it be where when I input a account and it populates the ...
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Creating a link between an Excel spreadsheet and a list

I have a query regarding something I’m not sure is possible. Hopefully somebody can tell me whether that is the case or not. We have an Excel document that we issue to suppliers after an audit, ...
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Pull items from a column in order to populate filter options?

I have a column, participants, which is capable of including any one of 250,000 people. I expect the column to only be populated with 10-15 different names, but as people will join and leave the team, ...
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Sharepoint 2013 Find list elements

We recently migrated our SharePoint installation from a testing/demo setup to our production server, and after much cursing and head scratching we more or less got it work like it used to on the ...