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jquery plain multiline text value with CRLF characters

I have a Plain Text multi-line value on my SP2013 list. Text is entered into the box with Line Feed characters. When I use the jquery command in an attached JS program var Falerts = $("input[id$='...
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Missing line breaks in multiline text field when placed in Page Layout

I have created page content type in which there is one field of type Multiple lines of text where I am storing comments of Page. I have created page layout and displaying the comments on page. But ...
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How to maintain line breaks within a 2013 multi-line task field after datasheet edit

We use datasheets to edit multi-line task lists. Since being migrated to SharePoint 2013 the new datasheet view doesn't allow us to maintain line breaks after we stop editing the datasheet. Can ...
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Retrieve Multi-line Text Field with Append Changes in CSOM (Javascript)

I have been looking for an answer to this question all morning and i cannot find anything to point me in the right direction. We have several customizations to a SharePoint page which displays list ...
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What does “uploading documents through the website, and not saving directly from the application” mean?

'I'm a site collection admin, with no access to Central Admin. I'm having to remove the 255 character limit from a multi-line text column, to accommodate some very long scientific article formal ...
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How to add “<br>” to newline characters on custom forms

A multiline text field on my OOTB display form in my SP 2013 list will appear as: #1 #2 #3 On a custom form (before I make any changes to it), it will appear as: #1 #2 #3 with the "\n" still ...
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Mulitline text field in sharepoint Unable to retreive text

I am creating a console application in which I have a column named "Project Description". It's a multiline text field. After I add some text with [spaces,quotes,"(",")"] all these included in that ...
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How do I convert multi-line text column to multiple entries in new list

I have a multiline text column with many 9 digit numbers delimitated by commas that i would like to extract so I can check for duplicates. If I can check for duplicates without extracting that would ...
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Duplicate entries sometimes being appended to a multi-line text field

I have a list in SharePoint 2013 that contains a multi-line text column for comments that is set to append new entries. Sometimes, when user X tries to append a comment, instead of the new comment ...
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Show the first line of Multiple line text column in list view

My client has requested if we can replace the 'View Entries...' text with the first line of the multiple line of text value (or any extract of the text). The below screen shot is off a all items view....
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Prevent SharePoint from using custom CSS-classes when using RichText editing

We have a number of Rich-Text fields (multi-line) that users type data into. So they might format the color of the text, the font size etc. The formatting looks like this in SharePoint: We have a ...
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How can we programmatically add a hyperlink and text to a multi-line text field?

I have a SharePoint list which has a multi-line text field. Can we add a hyperlink and simple text along with it, inside that particular field using the client object model? If so can someone help me ...
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Append Changes to Existing Text of Multiline of text field set “No” after create new site from template

Description: i have a site, and it contains a list. in that list, multiple line of text description field. set append changes to existing text of that description field is "Yes" now i creating site ...
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How to insert images and links to other pages in multi lines text field?

I can't figure out how to insert a picture or link (to another page on the sharepoint site) or URL in the multi-line field that I have added into my custom page layout. This is what I am seeing. There ...
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SharePoint Online Export to Excel

When I export a Multi-line (enhanced rich text) column to Excel a line-break gets appended before the content. This makes it looks like the column is empty in Excel until user clicks on the column ...
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Infopath Display view not showing data in multi line column

I have a form that was created in Infopath. Currently all the data in selection fields and some text fields display just fine. However I have a few multi line fields that are not displaying ANY ...
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Assign List Item Permissions Using Workflow and List Text Field

Is there a way to use a text field to grant permissions using a workflow? In other words, how would you get a text field to register values that could be used in assigning permissions?
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Look-Up a Multiple Line of Text Column

I am looking for a solution that allows me to refer a multiple line of text column to another list in the same Site Collection. I find a lot stuff about SharePoint 2010 where it wasn't possible to ...
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List - Multiple lines of text field alignment issue

I have a field (Multiple lines of text) in a SharePoint 2010 list. While creating new item, when I change the alignment to center and submit it, all alignment gets changed, (like centered alignment ...
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Multi-Line Column works in email but not task

SP2013: When I create a task, I'm able to include multiple lines with line breaks in the Description column. When the email goes out to indicate a task has been assigned, the email displays the ...
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Alternative to disable output escaping multi line text list field SP2013

I'm populating a multi line text field dynamically (from an Access database). The content includes html tags which of course get rendered as text: <div>Text here <span> More text here ...
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Data Inputing in Multi-Line text box and specified type

Good Day all, Im new to sharepoint, I have been ask to test sharepoint to see if it would do what we need, in terms of data inputing for our specific data model. The input is important as we need to ...
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Multiline Text Field textbox dissappeared from default new form

I am using SharePoint Foundation, the problem I am facing is that all multiline textboxes in default new form of all lists in a web application is showing blank white area. Please help me out in this ...
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SharePoint 2007 unable to display pdf icon in old content

I've an issue on display pdf icon in SharePoint 2007, pdf icon should be display on the hyperlink created in Rich Text Editor. I tried to add the pdf icon (downloaded from adobe http://www.adobe.com/...