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SetFieldValue for a TaxonomyField

I'm on a solution where I create a term with some subterms in the termstore. After that I create a sitecolumn and a listcolumn. When setting a value to the listcolumns with ...
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internal name of Default Task Status field on 2013 OnPrem?

I don't have OnPrem at hand, can someone check what the internal fieldname is for the default Tasks List "Task Status" field. On Office365 it is Status, I know it was TaskStatus in SharePoint ...
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The object has been updated by another user since it was last fetched

I am trying to update a site column on my content. When I save the changes, I get the error "The object has been updated by another user since it was last fetched." When I searched the issue, I found ...
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How to add a content type field to a SPList using PowerShell

This the scenario: I have created a new LookupField (Content Type) called MyLookupField which derives from SPFieldLookup as shown below: public class MyLookupField : SPFieldLookup { ... } Here's ...
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SP - Get items form certain SPChoiceField

I need to get all items from SPChoiceField and insert in dropDownList ? This is my code to get from everyone ChoiceField, I need to get only from SPChoiceField with name "Company" using (SPSite site ...
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Uncaught TypeError: Cannot read property 'toString' of undefined

I have implemented the jQuery UI autocomplete functionality on a input field using JSLink. It works like a charm when I test it using Internet Explorer 9, 10, 11 and Chrome. Some users are however ...
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Allow multiple selections on Person or Group field

In SharePoint 2013 on-premise I am trying to create a Person or Group field to use it in a content type. My problem with the field is that I cannot select more than 1 person. I have been googling a ...
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How to solve a wrong webId SchemaXml property issue for aWeb/Field

Using the following Schema to provision a Field to currCtx.get_web().get_fields() via webFieldCollection.addFieldAsXml(schemaXML, false, SP.AddFieldOptions.AddToNoContentType) I've made a mistake in ...
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How to handle currency values correctly in CSOM?

I have a currency field inside a SharePoint List. When I retrieve that field the result type is "double". As it should be according to the documentation. But we all learned that double is a bad ...
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Field's TitleResource.SetValueForUICulture() does not work for the web's default language

I have a site column in my site collection whose title I change / translate with following PowerShell statement: $w = Get-SPWeb "URL to the site collection" $f = ...
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How can I make sure that if linebreaks is inserted inside a multiline textbox it gets displayed like it

I have a field that looks like this in my schema: <Field ID="{7662cd2c-f069-4dba-9e35-082cf976e170}" Type="Note" RestrictedMode="TRUE" NumLines="15" Name="Body" ...
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How to set ListItem Lookup Field value

How do I set a ListItem's Lookup field using code? SPFile file = list.RootFolder.Files.Add(destUrl, iStream, true); SPListItem item = file.Item; item["DocumentID"] = DocID.ToString(); ...
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Restrict people and groups to search for in “Assigned To” field

I have a list with an "Assigned To" field which allows to select one user or group. Since I can only choose my restriction between "All Users" or only 1 "Sharepoint Group", I have the following ...
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Copy list item field value to newly created custom column

I have the necessity to switch from using a default field to using a custom one in a number of list. I have also to "copy" the value contained in the old to-be-deleted column to the new created one. ...
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Required Field Color

How do you change the colour of either the field or the label of a required field when uploading/editing the properties of a document. The user says it is hard to see the little * ?
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set column order of fields using CSOM/REST javascript

I am creting list fields using CSOM ecma script. How do I set the column order of the fields to be displayed in the form programmatically? For eg: I have created the following fields programmatically ...
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Field level permission development

I am aware that there already are some questions regarding on how to implement field level permissions customization in SharePoint, such as: SP 2010: column permission Permissions for List or ...
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Calculated field based on a field in another list

I would like to create a calculated field which requires a digit. This digit must be between a Max and Min value which are two ListItems in another list. How can I create a formula for this calucated ...
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MOSS 2007 SPItemEventProperties values of fields accessed via display name or internal name

I need to access the before and after field values for the list item corresponding to an event receiver in MOSS 2007. The name of the field is Annual Salary and the InternalName is ...
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Efficient way to get all the field (column) values in an array from SharePoint List

I have to get all the field (column) values in an array from a SharePoint list. Right now I am looping through all the items in the list and creating an array. But it is very inefficient if I have ...
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Update List Fields SchemaXML

Hello maybe this is a stupid question but nevertheless I hope you can help me. I try to update the field type of a list field by modifying the fields SchemaXML. This worked for me but now something ...
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How to seen all JSOM internal fieldnames not DisplayName of Column of the list?

I know to get the Internal Fieldname from URL. But that takes long time and status bar is not always full with the url, so you have to open ze field and see in the top url what the internalfield name ...
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do i need two ways to read user fields?

trouble is, the list i'm working with has multiple user fields: one is a Type="User" field the others are Type="UserMulti" with Mult="TRUE". i'm wondering if there is a way to get a ...
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Restore a deleted field (site column)

I had to add a Content Type to a list. The Content Type contained Site Column Priority which was a drop down, and the list already had. After I added the content type I removed the old Priority column ...
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Unable to update RichTextMode from Compatible to FullHtml

As the title says, I am unable to update the RichTextMode property of the Description field on a Calendar List. I am trying to update the field so that it supports "Enhanced Rich Text". Snipp: ...
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SharePoint get field value as text

For JSOM we have a great method called get_fieldValuesAsText that returns formatted field value. The same value as user can see it in the list. I am really supprised that I can't find anything like ...
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List field manipulation based on rules

he following situation: I have got list (List A) with the following fields. Field A ->String Field B-> String Field C →LookUp to another list Field D → Calculated field Field E On creating or ...
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What is PreviousID

I have a field in my list and not sure why it has PreviousID attribute. I have the same list in the same farm but in the different web application and does not have this attribute. <Field ...
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Why does the ReadOnlyField hide the field in forms?

I have a field that I want to make not editable for the users. It's a field of type Text. I have read about doing it with javascript and content editor webbpart, but I want to do it programmatically ...
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Update Custom property of Custom Field Type

I have three custom properties in my custom field. I need to update one of the custom properties during item adding. So what i did was, in the field Control class inside the UpdateFieldValueInItem() ...
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Want to create a navigation bar from list item which redirects to another page or document

Navigation bar should get populated from List items(Hyperlink items) that maps to pages or another document. Share Point 2010
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How do I convert SPUser to SPFieldUser?

I have a field in a list that accepts an SPFieldUser object. I have an SPUser object that I would like to populate that field with, but I cannot implicitly convert from one to the other. How would I ...
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Create multi user selection field

how could i create a multi user field? <Field ID="{6ec181bb-e64c-40cf-9a77-48c98108e981}" Name="Field" DisplayName="MyUserField" Type="UserMulti" Required="FALSE" ...
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set field internal name with list.updatelist webservice

Is it possible to set a field's internal name in the List.UpdateList webservice? I can set the DisplayName but no matter what I try for Name it does not work. <Field DisplayName="this gets set" ...
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URL in multiline column

I've got a List and a Document Library. Both have their own content types. In those content types is a site column, a multiline one with Rich Text. In this column, I'm coding a simple link with html ...
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How to find the lists which are using custom columns in MOSS 2007 environment at web app level using powershell?

I have deployed a solution which creates a custom column/field to the entire web app. But the solution doesn't contain any features. Now I want to find the lists where that custom column is used. ...
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Fields not filled with DefaultValues

As of a previous question, whenever an item is added in a list, I create a document library based on a template, and set defaultvalues for some of its fields. In Sharepoint Manager I see defaultvalues ...
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Check if required fields are filled or not in SPList programmatically

I want to check if required field in SharePoint list is filled with data or not? Which method or property should i use?
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Unable to locate the xml-definition for FieldName with FieldId

On a site collection of SP2013 on-premise farm, I found there are many similar log occur every minute. The logs are like: Unable to locate the xml-definition for FieldName with FieldId '', ...
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Yes/No Field Default value problem!

I have tried following script to set default value of Yes/No Field to Yes which is by default set to No in list Yes/No column, i get false result at last line. I have tried these values: 1 , $true, ...
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webprovisioned activatedfeature save conflict

I am having an issue when creating a WebProvisioned eventreceiver that activates a feature. However I am getting the "Save conflict - Your changes conflict with those made concurrently by another ...
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Sharepoint COM: Field or property * does not exist after type conversion

I am working on a visual web part of SP 2013 Server that allow user to change the list column properties. Everything goes fine. The error is: when I change the column type, it was successfully ...
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error when saving custom user field in a custom Page Layout

I have created a custom user field as follows <Field ID="{9B49F1A5-7FFB-400B-9B0E-0FC4D6C1417C}" Name="AMtalatFieldEditors" DisplayName="My Editors" Type="UserMulti" Mult="TRUE" ...
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How to set a UserMulti field via a UserField Control?

I have a list similar to the usual Tasks Sharepoint List and I introduced the field assigned to as a multi user field like this (I have read somewhere that with Mult option should always be set to ...
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UserMulti Field not allowing multiple inputs

I am trying to add a muliiple user site column using the following: <Field ID="{FC2612C2-1C60-45C1-949A-A49BECD8DB02}" Name="test" DisplayName="test" Group="test" Type="UserMulti" ...
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Field name already exists

All I have backed up a sharepoint site and restored to another environment. I have a specific list which I want to update the default value of a hidden field in powershell I found the field, set ...
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Create Hyperlink or Picture Column with C# (Format URL as Picture)

I am creating a SharePoint list with C# and have created a "Hyperlink or Picture" field like so: myList.Fields.add("Icon", SPFieldType.URL, true); when I add an item to the list in SharePoint this ...
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Setting the default value for a taxonomy field

I have been creating a load of site columns with powershell from a .csv file. I am now trying to create new taxonomy or metadata field: $spField = ...
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Can the hover/active borders of form fields be customized and/or disabled?

I'm really not crazy about field borders in forms. In InfoPath, you can get rid of the borders, but then the row heights jump in the browser once the form is published to SharePoint. ...
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Creating a Calculated Date Field with embedded double quotes

I have been provisioning a load of Site Colummns with PowerShell . I am however, having a lot grief with a calculated field spField.Formula = "=TEXT(DATE([Created],"mmyyyy"))" spField.OutputType = ...