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I deleted list items that include an ID from the list and the recycle bin. When I create a new list item, the ID populates where the last line item left off.

Now is there a way to make a new ID Column where the ID will always be reset to 1? Cause i have to make a dashboard which lists all entries of a list and i don't know how I would do this else wise...

  • It might also help us if we knew what your requirements were. Why are you using list item IDs? – Kit Menke May 27 '11 at 19:21
  • Nevermind, I see you posted a follow-up question. – Kit Menke May 27 '11 at 19:24
  • Make of list template of your list save it without content and after creation of list template create same list from that template, item id will start from 1. – Girish Kundlikar Oct 26 '17 at 12:17
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Save the list as a template and recreate the list. ID columns will always keep incrementing and will never be reused.

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