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Is it possible to have two header rows? Example, one row is the title and the one below is the description.

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In the Column properties, can we add the Description as the 2nd row of the Datasheet View?

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No.

This is not possible using SharePoint OOTB functionalities for Datasheet view.

However you can add description to your fields from field/column settings. These descriptions will be shown on SharePoint list forms.

  • Thank you @ganesh-sanap. Is it possible to have the description show up when a user mouse over the header row rather than the title? Or again, no OOTB, you would have to use javascript? – adams-j Mar 22 at 12:32
  • I am Afraid..But there is No OOTB way to do this either. But you can use JSLink to modify such things...maybe using html attributes like title="Header Description" on header values...Just Hint – Ganesh Sanap Mar 22 at 12:43
  • Thank you @ganesh-sanap. After researching last night, what I have found is that other folk's conclusion is the same as yours. I'll count this as an answered post. Thank you for your quick response! – adams-j Mar 22 at 12:54
  • welcome. please upvote and accept the answer if it helped you. And feel free to ask other questions to community on sharepoint stackexchange. – Ganesh Sanap Mar 22 at 12:56
  • My reputation has not reached 15 yet so I can't upvote, but I did mark it as answered. – adams-j Mar 22 at 13:10

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