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Programatically add SPFieldChoice (with Choices) to List

I have a list that I want to add a choice field to programatically. I also want to specify the choices. Here is the code: var fieldChoice = (SPFieldChoice)list.Fields.CreateNewField("Choice", ...
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Delete List Item with Ajax

I've been trying a few options out, but I'm finding good SharePoint AJAX guides to either not exist or be hard to find. Very simple, I am rendering list items with a repeater, and I want to be able ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Lists, is value specific formatting of columns or rows possible?

I would like to format columns or rows that contain certain values, without any client side javascript hacks. I'm looking for an OOB solution. For example - if 1 column in my list being of type ...
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ArgumentException when trying to access SPListItem value

I have a tool to update all items in SP (link replacement). The tool works most of the time but sometimes it throws me an ArgumentException ("Value does not fall within the expected range."). Here is ...
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possible ways to import an excel spreadsheet to a sharepoint 2010 list?

I am running SharePoint Server 2010 and I have an excel spreadsheet of about 3000 rows / 30 columns, which I would like to import to a SharePoint list. I've seen on codeplex a free tool for MOSS/wss ...
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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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SharePoint online list limitation?

My question is this. Is there an upper limit of items (20000?) that the total amount of items in all the lists in sharepoint online are aggregated against? So that when the total in all lists reach ...
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Remove HTML Tags from the SharePoint List column value?

We were trying to create a SharePoint List based on a spreadsheet, a few columns in the spreadsheet has bulleting/numbering. SharePoint List is updated with the details from the Excel, however it ...
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How can I limit user to only enter one item in a list?

I am creating subsites for individual clients. In the subsites I have different lists that capture information for the client. Some of those lists would be repeating (a client might have three ...
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Unable to delete List during solution deactivate

I have two list that I need to delete when a solution is deactivated and removed. But my code doesn't seems to be working. I am trying to delete and remove the quicklinks to the lists in ...
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How to read a User field value for a list item

I've got a content type that contains a filed of the type user. When I want to read the ListItem I just get a string containing the users name instead of a object which contains Name, Username, E-Mail ...
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Can an entire list/library be versioned?

It's possible to enable item versioning on lists and roll back to a previous version on that item. Can this be done for the entire list? So we can roll the whole thing back? We accidentally modified ...
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Display current year on 2013 list

How do I display the current year on list date? Example picture below, only the items modified last year or before have the year displayed.
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Only send notification when certain items are changed

I have a List with two workflows. One that runs when an item is created/updated, and another that runs daily to perform a calculation. Emails go out when an item is created, updated, and expires. ...
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Restricting access based on a field

I have a sharepoint list of 2000 employees . They are from 25 different offices. One of the fields is Office name. I would like to restrict access so each office can see only their employees but ...
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Implementing a simple bug tracking tool inside my SharePoint 2013

We have implemented a SharePoint 2013 web application , which contains two site collection; one community site & team site. Currently we have a custom software ready for testing . so I was ...
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Show Ribbon Button on all types of Lists

I want my custom ribbon button to show in all list views. I found this example: How do you create a Ribbon Button custom action that will appear on all kinds of lists However, this also shows the ...
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How to get Item from ListItem with Client Object model

I'm trying to printOut some items from a ListItem. But when run the code I get following exception: "Invalid usage of query execution. The query should be executed by using ExecuteQuery method on ...
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PowerShell Scripts

Does anybody know if there's some way to delete items from an SPList using PowerShell scripting? If is this possible, has anybody any good tutorial? Thanks!!!
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Training site editors to use SharePoint

We are rolling out about 30 departmental web sites on SharePoint 2010 for our intranet. They all use a common look-and-feel and have publishing pages. The users have capability to edit pages and ...
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How to get rid of a list's column headers?

I have a link list and would like to get rid of the column headers. How can I do this? The reason I would like to do this is because I am grouping links based on a category, and it looks weird with ...
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Document Library Lookup Column

I have a sharepoint list of communities. Each community has an owner (people column). I have a sharepoint document library and a view that joins the document to a community. I am not able to ...
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Is it possible to set the default as “No” for “display this list on the quick launch ” while creating a list?

When you create a new List, the default to include in Quick Launch is YES, which causes "LISTS" to appear in the left navigation. You have to go back and change it to NO. If we want LISTS to not ...
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Get SPQuery TotalItems from query

I want to get the total number of items that match my Query, BUT also limit the results. So say I have 100 items in the list. 50 of the 100 items in the list match my query. I want to only get 10 ...
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Powershell to List GUIDs of Lists and Libraries but how to seperate

Working on a script that will dump out all of the lists and libraries in a site, I found the script on Mike Smith's Blog: ...
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Changing the name of a sharepoint list programmaticaly

I'm trying to change the "name" of a sharepoint document library (not the title). I have found a way to do it from sharepoint designer: ...
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Creating a word document from a standard sharepoint list item

Can anyone point me in the right direction. I have a list in Sharepoint 2007 which is not a document library. From an item in the list, I can attach files quite happily using thestandard features. Now ...
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How can I provision a list with a calculated field?

I am trying to create some fields, a content type, a list definition and a list instance in Visual Studio. All of my fields are working, showing up in the list etc. except for calculated fields. What ...
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What permissions do I need for a user to see all entries in a list where typical users can see only their own submissions?

I have a list where users can create and see their own items, but not other users' items. I, being the site owner, can see all items. How can I give specific users within a Sharepoint Group the ...
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Migration tool for specific lists

I am looking for a migration tool that works at the list level, not for a full site or server. One specific requirement is to be able to migrate lists that are connected via lookups. For example, if ...
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How can create a view to filter the a list based on the current login user

How to create a view based on the current user is in a Person or Group field , this Person or Group field can contain multiple user but not SharePoint Group ,I try to use the contains to filter the ...
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Calculated field Date formula

I have a date field, and it has the date in the format - 11/2/2011 11:40 AM How ever my requirement is to get the date in the format - 02 Nov 2011 11:40 AM For that I created a calculated field for ...
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Hide a column on a custom list from non admins

When you create a new item is there a way to hide a field on the new item form? I have a status field which I dont want the user to fill in. I only want an admin user to be able to change the status. ...
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Customising Data Sheet View

I'm using SharePoint 2007, with custom list. I'm using Content Editor web part in order to design my list. {In my list the row color determined through the item ststus. e.g: If the status equal to ...
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Does 1000+ items in a list make it slow for navigation?

It looks like my task list has become slower as items in the list keeps on increasing (currently 1000+). Is there any way to make loading & navigation of the list faster?
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Unable to save changes in Datasheet View

We have a custom list that we are trying to edit in Datasheet view and are getting the following error when the next row is clicked: Another user has changed the structure of this list. All your ...
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Check if a Date field is greater than another Date field

I am working on an issue tracking list and I added two custom fields of type Date/Time which allows date only, as follow: Plan start date. Plan end date. How can I check that the start date is ...
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How to Remove Hyperlink from Items in a List (SharePoint 2013)

I have a couple of connected webparts that are lists. When the filtered results are returned in one webpart, there is a column where each item in the list is linked, where you can click on it and read ...
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How to get SharePoint Online list url using Powershell?

I can retrieve a title $list.Title, but a title is not the same as url. In C# I can get list.DefaultViewUrl, which doesn't seem to be an option in Powershell. I found this solution with ...
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Get selected item in SharePoint list

I have a SharePoint list and a webpart with a button. Following is the case. User selects multiple items from the list. When user clicks on the button of the webpart, I would like to know the detail ...
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Slow CSV writing for huge document libraries in powershell

by using below PowerShell script, i get all the items list from the document library including sub folders hierarchy in a CSV file. This script works very fine for small data but for huge data like ...
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Where to store data needed by a custom timer job?

I have a custom ribbon button in each document library and when a user clicks it, I'd like to store some library-related data (URL, id ...) in a way that would make it available to a custom timer job. ...
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Is it possible to programmatically enable ratings for a list in SharePoint 2013?

I would like to programmatically enable "Likes" (ratings) for a list in a SharePoint 2013 solution (object model or CSOM), but have not found any public methods available that support enabling ratings ...
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Can I create a link that when clicked creates a new list item.

I dont have access to SharePoint designer :(. My goal is to make a button that says something like "Create new item" and when clicked pulls up the form to create a new item in a list. Is this posible? ...
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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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Get list properties via JCOM

How do I get list properties like BaseTemplate, ItemCount, ListItemDeletedDate etc. via Javascript Client Object Model for SharePoint 2013?
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Saving emails to list

I want to add emails to list but didn't find the default one. Can you help me ? Thanks
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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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Sharepoint External Data field with multiple values

I need to create a list column which contains external data (from BDC). The field has to contain multiple values. But I haven't found a way how to make a external-data-field take multiple values. ...
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Share Point List Last Modified Date

Ok, so I figured out how to add a row which shows the last modified date, excellent! However, when I upload new records into my list it shows the last modified date at the date I added the records. ...