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A field which gives the user a choice of two or more options, in the form of radio buttons or check boxes.

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SharePoint 2013 JQuery: Set text field to choice field selection and prepend with timestamp

I need Jquery to set a text field to the selection made in a choice field and add a date time stamp . Example 1: Choice1: selected option = Blue Result in TextField: mm/dd/yyyy: Choice1 changed to ...
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After creating the first list with choice fields I cannot lookup those fields - how do I keep data integrity and still link?

I have seen older answers that I can have a calculated field for the lookup but that seems silly and redundant. I have 3 choice fields I would have to do that for for 100s of records. Is that really ...
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SharePoint column limits. Choice column

Could you please explain me about SharePoint Column limits. I read several articles about limitation of choice column. For example here and here. From MS Article: Choice field maximum value : 255 &...
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I am trying to make a value limited RSVP System

I have been tasked with creating a list in SharePoint to let users pick one of three training sessions. Each training session must be limited to 50 users. I've been leaning towards a list with a ...
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Arrange Checkbox and Radio button from vertical to horizontal alignment on new form on SharePoint online list

We have multiple checkbox & radio buttons columns on our SharePoint online list form. We want to change the display of all checkbox & radio button horizontally. We tried below script, but ...
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Unable to retrieve data from multi-select “Choice” SharePoint control using listdata.svc

I'm able to connect to a SharePoint 2019 list using the listdata.svc service. Problem is, if the control for a column is of the "Choice" variety, with multiple selections allowed, the data stored in ...
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Sharepoint lists showing a blank option in all choice fields

The choice field adds a blank option in all my sharepoint lists. How do I remove this? the column settings does not have a blank option.
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How to insert data into a SharePoint multi-select field?

I have a form that has a few multi-select choice fields. When I try to add an item, I get an unusual error below. I am using the Vue.js framework. "value: "A node of type 'StartArray' was read ...
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How do I remove a blank checkbox option for a multiple choice column?

How do I remove a blank checkbox option for a multiple choice column type that allows multiple items to be selected? I am using SP Online. I created a list, with a multiple choice column type, with 3 ...
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Use PowerApps If command to manage the text of a label

I'm trying to achieve something easy but I'm new to PowerApps and is way different than InfoPath. I want to configure a text label to show different text based of values of other field. For Example: ...
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Can I set the value of field for a custom list based on which custom form a user chooses?

New developer. Be gentle, please. Constraints: I am using SharePoint Designer and SharePoint 2010 behind a firewall so I can't upload pretty much anything without going to my helpdesk and getting a ...
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Content query how to clean up # in multiple choice fields

I have a managed metadata as a multiple choice field and a simple choice field. When surfaced in a CQWP the metadata shows well while the choice shows as: #Choice1;#Choice2 I want to get rid of the #...
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sharepoint flow condition runs showing False always

I have a SharePoint list with "Leave type" as one of the columns which is a choice field. I have another column as "Days requested". I created a flow that needs approval redirected to another person ...
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Organize multi-choice user inputs by separate line (not comma)

I would like to format a column, so that when a user selects multiple choices, each choice is displayed on a single line rather than separated by comma (,). I'm looking to leverage JSON formatting ...
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Getting List of Choice Field Values in Display Template

I have an Override Display Template where a (multiple) Choice field column is displayed as checkboxes, checked/unchecked if a value is present. The selected choices I can get through: ctx.CurrentItem....
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Rest api create sharepoint list item

i am writing code where i am updating rows from excel for which i have used rest api but few of my column in sharepoint are choice , persongroup,date type, when i am trying to create item for that its ...
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SharePoint 2013: Drop-down Issue [closed]

Currently we are using SharePoint 2013 version and we have a list with drop-down column . The condition is when we select any option from the drop-down the values should show but now even if we are ...
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error when added choice field to content type

I have a custom content type, based on Event, for a Calendar list. When I add a Choice field to the content type, I get the following error whenever I try to Save a new item, or try to access the ...
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SharePoint 2013 CSS to remove hover text from radio button

I have a survey where the options are shown via radio buttons. When you hover over the buttons, you can see text. I'm trying to come up with CSS that will not show the text when you hover over the ...
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SharePoint Multiselect Choice field Saving using PnPjs

I want to save multi-select drop-down in SharePoint field. I already referred few results in this site. Choice values in SharePoint : Test1, Test2, Test3, Test4, Test5. From the custom drop-down ...
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Calculated Column Depending on Different Column Value

I am new to SharePoint. I am looking for a way to assign a value for a column depending on another column's value. For example, the choice column dictates "New York" the value of the calculated ...
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Drop down field choices in SharePoint Online list

I want to delete and add new choice fields in SharePoint Online list but only with PnP PowerShell. Can you please suggest how to access choices of drop down field with PnP PowerShell?
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Trying to update a Document Library field in 150 SharePoint sites

We have 150 customer portals in our SP site collection, all sites are a templated copy of each other - i.e. they all have an Internal Documents, Working Documents and Final Documents. Inside each ...
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Send a workflow email when a choice within a list is chosen

I am looking for a vanilla way to send a link of a list to an email when a particular choice has been chosen within the list. Ex. When the choice "Ready For Review" is chosen, the workflow would ...
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Sorting Choices in Choice Field

I have created a list of choices in the choice field. How do I sort them alphabetically? Thanks
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Odata query returns 401

I'm working with the SharePoint 2016 OnPremis OData Rest Api. The filter parameter is defined followings: $filter=Art/Value eq 'aString' and year(Received) eq 2019 Art is a choice value and Received ...
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get all choice values from the field using powershell CSOM

How can we retrieve all the choice values in the choice field using powershell CSOM i hardly could not find any resources for this functionality any help would be appreciated
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What will be the rest api query to get field values from site content type using rest api?

How will I fetch choice field values from site content type directly> This is what I have tried: http://<sitecollection>/<site>/_api/web/contenttypes
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Sharepoint custom list

I have a choice column. In that column, I have one entry that is called, CPIB Mtg. Space. What I would like to do is when this choice is selected, an alert (email ) will go out to stakeholders that ...
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Update Choice column in Sharepoint using workflows

I have a Sharepoint library where I receive folders via email. I have a calculated column that determines the week ending date (as a string value) for the folder and I want to create a choice column ...
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Cascading lookups/filtered choice columns in modern sharepoint

We are using modern sharepoint pages. I currently have a document library with a column that indicates the subject of the document. there's a 2nd column that has the sub subjects. I'm looking to set ...
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List Driven, Cascading, Multi-Choice form fields

I am looking to be able to select multiple values like this. Circle Red Blue Triangle Green Blue Square Yellow Green Red Blue So I can have a Circle-Blue; Square-Yellow; Square-Green; as the ...
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Wrap choice-field in multiple columns SharePoint 2016

Can someone share a function or a method to wrap the choice-field into any given number of columns? Say you have a choice-field of “Checkbox” or “Radio” type with 20 choices and want to arrange them ...
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Removing Choice Column Data Generated by User Through Infopath Form

I created a list with a choice column. Let's call this list List A. I modified the form through InfoPath and set it up so that the choice options are connected to another SharePoint list (List B). ...
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Column formatting for multi-choice field in SP Modern

Context: I'm working as a regular user consuming my company's modern Sharepoint deployment, so my capabilities are pretty limited other than what's available from the GUI. I'm trying to format a ...
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Rest API Post Request Returns '403 Forbidden'

I am trying to create a new choice (radio buttons) field using REST API request in my SharePoint Online environment and this is the code I'm using: $.ajax({ url: "https://mydomain.sharepoint.com/...
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Is it possible to create a column with two types? [closed]

Is there any possibility in sharepoint to create single column which will have both single line of text and choice as column type? Please suggest if possible.
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SP2013 - Disable DDL choices based on permissions

Here's one I've been trying to figure out - I hope you can help: I'm trying to find a way to disable certain options that exist in a drop down list, based on the user's permission. For example, let'...
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Change “Choice field” type in Word document Content Type

I have a Word document Content Type on a Document Library. I'm adding SharePoint columns as fields to the document: One of the columns called "Initial_ReportType" is a Choice column which is ...
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“Select All” functionality in Choice column

In SPO, I have a multi-select choice (check box column)column named "Geography" which lists different cities. I also added a choice to the "Geography" column named "Select All", when the value "...
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Select2 choice field search [closed]

I am trying to attach the select2 to a choice field named: Filters. The functionality i'm interested in is the search function it provides. This is my code, but I can't get it to work? Please help ...
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SharePoint Online - Choice field not saving selection

I have a document library in which there is a choice column set to all multiple selections. I have been recently made aware that when new items are added to the library, a selection can be made but ...
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Changing Radio button from vertical to horizontal alignment on new form of list

I have multiple radio buttons(choice column) on new form of a SharePoint list. Each of my choice column contains 10 values ranging from 1 to 10(10 radio buttons) and they are displayed vertically. ...
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Changing a dropdown column width

I am using SharePoint Designer 2013 and have no license for InfoPath, so it can not be used. I have made a basic arrangement of newForm, editForm, and displayForm. I am aware this is probably not the ...
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Return the number of not chosen items in a list

I have a list with two choices: "<Field Type='Choice' Name='Result' Format='RadioButtons'> " + "<Default> </Default>" + "<...
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Fetching Data based on Look up value from another List

I have a small requirement , where in i have 2 lists say List A and List B. In List B, i have a lookup column which is looking up to List A column. Now on selection of Lookup column value in List B i ...
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Automatically add the “fill-in” value from the Choice column to the dropdown list

I wish Microsoft included a second checkbox for the Choice Column labeled "Capture 'Fill-in' choices" that would automatically add the user's fill-in choice to the dropdown list. I'm using SP2013. I ...
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Sharepoint Site columns how do i add a year in our column

I want to add 2019 to 2020 look upon our YEAR column. Please assist
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Disable fields based on choice *that may have multiple choices*

Is the title weird-sounding? It is to me. But, here's my situation: I would like to disable (in some way, greying out, or whatever) certain fields in a list based upon a CHOICE field I've got at the ...
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Using html buttons to check/uncheck multiple selection checkbox choice field on edit form in SPO

USE CASE I want each one of the (3) users -- Marty, Reggie, and Rust -- to be able to click a button in order to dynamically place a check mark on a multiple selection CHOICE field on the Edit Form. ...