Views in SharePoint are different ways to present the same list of items in various ways. Views can be created, updated, deleted and customized.

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How to restore the default SharePoint Blog homepage

I have applied a different view to the blog homepage on my SharePoint blog site. Now it seems I cannot restore it to the original view where it displays all the blog posts and the content, and it now ...
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Why I can not add a list to some webpart zone in my custom web template home page?

I have created a custom web template and it will be deployed by feateure1 for example. Then I have also a module with inside of it the default page declaration. This module will be deployed by ...
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Per Location Views Not Working

I am trying to accomplish the following scenario. In my document library I want the top level view to use a view called "Folders" where it only shows two columns. Upon clicking a folder in the view I ...
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How can we customize “View Item” form after using InfoPath?

I created a InfoPath form, and when I click on "New Item" I am able to see the nice form. However, when the user clicks "View Item" the form has sections that I would like to remove/hide. Is there ...
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Document Library View filter on term

Say I have a view that has a column based on metadata from my termset. I want to create a view that contains all the items that are tagged in one parent term and its child terms. For example: A view ...
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List View Webpart is not getting added while activating feature using powershell

I created a feature and on activation of it I am trying to add list view webpart. Using powershell command activating feature and it gets activated but List View Web part it is not getting added on to ...
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Quickly change views in SharePoint 2010?

I know this may sound nitpicky, but in SP 2007 changing the view on a list was easily accessible since the view dropdown was permanently attached to the list header. In 2010, changing the view is ...
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Editing site columns then they disappear, where do I find them?

I have an InfoPath 2010 form that I have published to a SharePoint library. Users fill out this form and it goes through workflows from library to library and finally to a closed library. In that ...
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All Day Events in Calendar List View

I have a custom list with a view that utilizes one of the fields, a date field, to populate a calendar view. Pretty standard stuff. The problem is when creating a Calendar view, you need to select a ...
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Order Tasks in a List View

I'm new to Sharepoint. Google hasn't given me a straight answer on this so hoping to find it here. Can I custom order a Task list view? In case that is not clear, I would like to order tasks in a ...
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Show one of the 3 views depandant on current user

I have builded in Visual Studio (c#) a custom list, custom content type and 3 custom views. I am using sp 2010. The list is working ok and I can see and select the 3 views. It is possible for the end ...
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Use multi-select lookup field as filters in a data view web part (DVWP)

i have a list and a doc library. the list has a multi-select lookup field to the ID field in the doc library. when a user chooses multiple values in the dispform.aspx list form, i want to display the ...
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SharePoint List View Threshold Error on Delete and Re-load of Data

Foremost, I am not an administrator of SharePoint site and have very limited controls on my page. Earlier, I had created a list (custom list with Datasheet view). I had created over 20 views (one ...
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Automatic List Views

The Basics: I have got to separate List. List 1: Problems List 2: Ideas Every Idea is related to a Problem and both lists are very dynamic. The Question: Is it possible to create a view ...
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Items can not be selected in view

I have created a schema.xml for a List in SharePoint2010 which includes 2 views, and for some reason i cannot select listitems in one of the views ('Configurations') while i can select them in the ...
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More than 2 columns GroupBy on View

As you know we can only do groupby for two columns. Is there any way to groupby more than two columns (in SharePoint 2010)?
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Full schema for View

How would I fetch all Fields for specified View via web-service? P.S. When I call GetView on Views.asmx, only visible Fields appear. [EDIT] I fetch schema for my list (with Lists.asmx#GetList), ...
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How to get elements from essential List programmatically

I have gotten two lists (like a view) from Microsoft Dynamics CRM. How can I get a elements from these two lists to the C# Sharepoint code in .cs file. The Administrator of CRM told me that this lists ...
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Programically call sharepoint to a view

How Can I call programically from the view ? I have got a List from CRM but it's only a view no column have been created.
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How do i point my view element to an existing view?

I have a view element in my module e.g. 'View List="Lists/Cars" BaseViewID="1" WebPartZoneID="FullPage1" WebPartOrder="0"' I want to point this to an existing view e.g. MyView100, so i dont have ...
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How to Create a View of a Particular Content Type when there are Mulitple Content Types?

Salvete! I have a forms-library with two content-types that appear in the "New Document" menu. How can I create a view and choose which content-type to use? Let me explain. I have two ...
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What is correct syntax for filtering a list on field values?

Salvete! I want to filter a list like this. Now, [othercolumn] is supposed to be the value of the field in the X-Field column. I want to see if the X-field column contains the text given in the ...
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Changing the order of columns in a list view - Powershell

I am trying to add a new column called "REF" to all existing views using powershell which I have succeeded in doing, however when adding the column it is automatically added to the end of the array ...
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Creating a report from a list that exceeds the number of viewable columns set by the admin

The SP admin has restricted views to 14 columns however the workflows used by the list will max at 24 columns. Is the admin throttle applicable to my report or is it only applicable to views?
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How to query an existing view in Sharepoint 2010

I want to query and existing sharepoint view. Is this possible? I did not find any tutorial to guide for querying a view.How cant it be done? Kindly tell me is this possible or not and if yes than ...
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External List in Datasheet View

How to I get an External List in Datasheet View? I have a List, whereby I have Looked up a Column from an External List. The column appears as readonly in Datasheet View, but behaves normally using ...
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How to set Custom View as Default View for SharePoint List?

I Have Created 2 Views for a List. Now I want to set Different views as the default view on different Logins. I want to do this using c# code For Example: Views are as Following: AllItems ...
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View External HTML pages on the main page with static navigation

I am currently using SharePoint 2010. I would like to add links to the main navigation using the site settings->look and feel-> navigation area and have those pages display within the main page of my ...
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Where did my “edit” checkboxes go?

I just made a new view, and the checkboxes to select files (or select ALL files) have vanished from the view. I still have the drop-down to the right of the document name. I've been through all the ...
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Site usage report from Database

I have a SP 2007 site where site usage is enabled and I can check the usage for last thirty days. I wanted the usage details for last 6 months for which I went to SharePoint Designer but my SPD is ...
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Editing in Datasheet View

I opened my list in datasheet view. But I wasn't able to edit in that view - things were read only. How do I enable edition in datasheet view?
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Why is my document library content not being shown?

I have a SharePoint 2007 site where the main user has just reported that her folders are missing for a document library. I have no idea what the history of this document library is or what happened ...
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How to attach programmatically and XSL to a View

I have my custom Document Library with his own content type, views and so on... I'd like to add a particular XSL to a View, to trasform particular value into other.. This works if I put the XSL file ...
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Column that show the title of an item and point to a lookup value?

I have two lists, let's say "Parent" and "Child". There is a lookup in "child" list that point to "parent". In a custom view of Child list, I'd like to have the title of "Child" display, with a link ...
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How to avoid loosing complex query in a view?

In a custom list definition bound to a custom content type, I attached the out of the box AssignedTo field. In the schema, I defined a view with this query : <Query> <OrderBy> ...
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Custom edit form associated with edit button on list view

I have created a view from a list which I created. I now have an edit button link on this view and need to link it to a custom edit form. How can I do this in SharePoint Designer. I am using ...
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How do I prevent Sharepoint from asking to download html files to my local machine?

I have a page that contains a Page Viewer web part. Each time the page loads, in both edit and view modes, I get a File Download dialog box asking "Do you want to save this file?", listing the correct ...
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Why edit menu not visible when current view use grouping?

i have a document library with a customized grouping. In the view setting i enabled the column "Name (linked to document with edit menu) )". Problem is that the edit menu didn't show up. For testing ...
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Turn filter on by default on a sharepoint view

I would like to filter a column defaultly on my SharePoint view, is it possible to do so ?
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How to mantain View across document libraries

I had a custom list which has some Custom Views created.. If I go and modify a View by Web Interface in List1, List2 doesn't show that modify.. Is there any way to do this? In event handler I cannot ...
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SharePoint - Showing folders in a filtered view

I have a library with a few folders in it, and the files in the folder have a "Status" property and an "Assigned To" field. I want to make a view with the following logic: If (Content Type == ...
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Picture library problem when breaking permission inheritance

I have a picture library and I want to implement different permissions for users on the different levels in the library. But as soon as I break the inheritance for one folder strange things start to ...
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Creating a custom View for List with custom UI

I'm trying to create a custom view for a list with custom UI. The following is my code: list.Views.Add("List View", coll, Query, 10, true, false); list.Update(); SPView view = list.Views["List ...
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Display a custom column from a blog list in a summary view

I have created a blog using sharepoint 2010 I added a few new column using sharepoint designer List-post-add new column. Of couse each post I edit and added the content to the extra field. ...
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How do I create a new view from an existing view using ECMAScript?

I wrote a script with ECMAScript to create a new calendar view with a click of the button by using: this.viewCollection.add(viewInfo); However, I'm wondering if it is possible to create the view ...
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Allow Users adjust Text Size in Browser

How do I enable users the ability to increase the font size on SharePoint sites, by using the settings in their browser. For example in using IE, users can use View > Text Size > Larger etc.
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Constraints on viewing list items

Suppose there's a top-secret list (inherits its restrictions from its parent) that contains records that were created earlier by different users. There are several groups with rights to administer, ...
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Web Parts Chrome Type is not Working

I am remotely connected to my clients sharepoint server 2010 standard using cisco vpn. I can see that the announcement list's webpart on our page has Title and Border which shows that chrome type is ...
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SharePoint 2007 - User can't select Explorer View

1 of my user cannot select "Explorer View" from the scroll down menu on the right side of the window... Actually she sees NO views at all... I deleted her account from SharePoint and recreated it... ...
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SharePoint 2010 List items - visual filtering based on timeline and other attributes? [closed]

I am trying to design a visual filter & View for a standard Sharepoint List. Something similar to this one: http://www.aoglobalview.com/#/regulation-timeline/Clearing/global Each List Item has 4 ...