Questions tagged [choice-field]

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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Set value of “column b” with “column a”

I would venture to guess the answer to this is no but I am going to ask anyway... Is there any way, without an event handler, to set "column b" equal to "column a" without changing the default value ...
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Convert a column from text to choice(checkbox)

I need to upload (edit: currently trying via import spreadsheet) a table from excel where one of the columns needs to be a multiple choice selection field. By adding a ";" separator into the excel ...
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Refinement Template for Choice Fields (Yes/No)

I added a custom search result page, which offers custom refinement options. One of these options include refinement by matching a Choice (Yes/No) field. The refinement is using the default Refinement ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Unable to edit a Choice field with Checkboxes and fill-in choices

I'm a fairly novice SP user, however I've run into an issue. I've created a list, and one of the columns is a 'Choice' with checkboxes so users can select multiple items. When I set the 'Allow fill-in ...
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Insert a line break in specific choice in sharepoint choice column

I'm trying to do something a bit special with SharePoint choice columns. I'm on SharePoint Online and have access to InfoPath Designer and SharePoint Designer. I have a choice column where I have ...
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My custom list choice column is appearing different on different devices during entry

So I have some android Tablet E's at work and I have created an entry form for some data (custom list). The list should be showing check marks for the choice column so they may see all of them at once ...
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Remove Radio button for several drop-down options

I deal with Document Library in SharePoint 13. When uploading the document, I need the users to choose an Option from pretty Long drop-down list in one of library columns (currently it is in radio-...
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SharePoint 2013 choice column DropDownlist

Is it possible to update a Choice column with workflow ? I have created a list and created a lookup column that displays the name Company. I have connected the column to a document the Library of ...
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Save Choice Filter Selection

I have four lists on a web page that I want to be controlled by a choice filter web part. The four lists have a common column between them, so I want users to be able to select an item in the choice ...
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Can the choices in a Field Type=Choice be updated when referenced in Content Type

Using Visual Studio I am creating several custom Tasks to be created in a Workflow. Each of the Tasks have the same fields -- an area for appending comments and a Choice field for indicating where the ...
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Infopath 2010: Display SP choice column in text box with spaces or commas

So, I've got this Infopath 2010 form. I've got my data connections and rules setup for cascading drop downs, where the final selection (job title) populates a text box (Software) with a list of ...
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Choice Filter list based on User Group

I have two List web parts being filtered based on a connected Choice Filter web part. I would like the choices available in the filter web part to be the members of a SharePoint user group. For now, I ...
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Add a new choice option to a choice field with write-in using REST without erasing existing options

When a folder is created in a library I would like the Name of the folder to populate a choice field. I would like to use REST in Power Automate to add a choice to a choice column with write-in ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Displaying filtered promoted list tiles on a specific mouse click using choice

Blockquote Need some help figuring this out. I've replaced the names but the general process is that when the user clicks on Phase 1, I am meant to bring up the steps as tiles below level 1 on the ...
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SHAREPOINT - Javascript to chance the choice column values

How can I change the values on choice column using Javascript? for example: If I select USA on another column, the choice column options will be NY,MIAMI and TEXAS. but, if I select Brazil, the ...
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Default value for a multiple choice column

I have a custom list, in which there is one multiple choice column. I have 3 values possible (None, Accept,Reject). The default value is None, the column is hidden and it must contain value. I did ...
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Using Choice Data Type in Validation Formula

I am working on a validation to determine if a selected choice is okay based off a previous selected choice. There are a number of categories (labeled 1 thru 13). Category #1 and Category #13 can ...
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How to add new field to existed content type

I need to add new choice field to existed content type. I'd like to do it in feature activate segment. I understand, I need to get content type by ID or name, then create new choice field with my ...
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SP 2010 Calendar - not selecting the same option in choice column

Am looking to move our meeting room schedules onto SP 2010. I've created a choice column with the options as the meeting room names. Is there a way that if a meeting room is already booked for the ...
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SP2010: How to click a button automatically upon selection of an option in a choice column

I've a choice field in a list form where multiple selection is enabled. I want to click a button (a custom one I've added) on selection of some options. How can this be achieved? Thanks in advance. ...
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Save SharePoint List actions(Choice Field Changes) to another column with Time and Date Stamp

I am building an Infopath Form, where I have multiple Choice Columns which are saved to a list.I want to save all the actions on these choice columns(Like if an item is edited and choice fields are ...
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Creating a choice columns with the same choices

I'm trying to create a multiple choice columns in a SharePoint list that have the some choices but are selected for different reasons. The list I am creating is related to tracking certain conditions....
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How to preselect a dropdown selection for a form

I have a form that is specific for from a category in a dropdown select. When the user fills it out I would like the dropdown form to be pre-selected and greyed out or hidden so that the filed value ...
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Dynamic Choice Field

I have a questions about choice fields. I am using a content control combo box in a word document which users fill out depending on a document topic. I would like to be able to easily manage that ...