Is it possible to make a list items read only in datasheet view? Need the steps on making the datasheet view to be read only for a list. Thanks

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You need To edit " AllItems.aspx " page and add Content editor web-Part and add some jQuery code to disable the grid.


  • can u provide the jquery?
    – priya
    Mar 21, 2014 at 9:49

Simple "Non Code" way would be to create Lookup columns back to your list and use the lookup columns in your view.

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