How to create a simple feature on SharePoint that allows the user to move an item from one list to another list, like an "Archive". It has to be a feature done through Visual Studio (C#).


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There are many options to do it. Like

  • SharePoint Designer Workflow
  • Remote Event recievers
  • JavaScript

For your requirement follow the steps below,

Step 1: Set Up the Visual Studio 2010 Project for the ECB Menu Item Solution

Step 2: Create the Edit Control Block Menu Item

Step 3: Create a Web Application Page to Start Conversions

Step 4: Embed the code to programatically copy the files

Refer the below blogs

move items from one list to another list using sharepoint designer 2010


  • I need to do it through a SharePoint feature and on Visual Studio. Commented Jun 28, 2016 at 8:49
  • Try the above approaches Commented Jun 28, 2016 at 8:55
  • That's not what I'm looking for yet, Commented Jun 28, 2016 at 10:20

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