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columns (fields) created using out-of-the-box column types

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Adding columns to an existing list on Sharepoint 2010 intranet

I am trying to add two new columns to an existing list on an intranet page (on SharePoint 2010). I've used the guidance here and seem to be able to only get so far. I've found the list I want to add ...
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Amending the Calendar form in Sharepoint 2013

I have a question about the Calendar app. I made the Location field compulsory from the Validation settings and a red warning message appears, when you try to save an event without its location. How ...
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Set dynamic default values for SPO list with custom new form

I have a SP Online list with custom new form. I want to update default values for 3 columns dynamically using the URL and make the columns ready only. For Eg, I have the below URL: https://company....
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How to programatically get the status value of a Content Type column using C#?

I am attempting to read the property of the Item content type which shows the Required, Hidden or Optional property for a particular column. if (spList.TryFindContentType("Item", out SPContentType ...
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Date field validation in SharePoint 2007

I need to limit the Date field in a SharePoint 2007 list so the users can enter date from today and up to year after. How can i do it?
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Hide items in a form

Recently, I see this function broken in SharePoint, I do not set it. Please help me. To begin, Go to List Settings. Click on Advanced Settings. Select Yes on Allow management of content types. ...
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Inadvertently Created Content Type Column and now can't delete it

I created a column on my root site's content type and now cannot delete it. It is somehow locked as "Read Only" and I have tried PowerShell and SharePoint Designer 2010 and every option I could find ...
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Add Rich text column to the Blog Post comment (SharePoint 2013)

I am trying to customize the Blog post comments in SharePoint 2013 by adding a new custom column using RichText (called RTBody) and hiding the old one called Body in several pages, such as Post.aspx ...
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Can I create some sort of Attachment column in a list?

User needs a list to track issues. They also want to be able to attach a document to this issue. If this attachment was mandatory I would be able to create a document library, but since it is not I ...
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SharePoint default Column values are added to all documents of a library even if the specific contenttype does not includes the column

in our document libraries documents are assigned to different contenttypes. These contenttypes share some columns but not all. If we now define default values for a managed metadata column, all ...
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Custom List Grouped Columns - Default Collapsed Not Working

I hope someone can help with the following: I have created two separate custom lists. Both lists are grouped by individual columns, with the groupings set to 'collapsed' by default. The first list ...
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Add “Select All” (similar to “clear all filter”) option from the column header

I need to click "Select All" under any column (similar to "Clear all" button on Column Header menu ). It should select all values of column. Can it be done using Script Editor? What script would it ...
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How to refine search using existing Site Collection columns

I want to refine the search based on existing site collection columns. How i do that: Any suggestion or good article on this topic. As i am pretty new to search? My requirement is that, my client is ...
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How do I configure required columns on Wiki pages?

In a SharePoint 2010 Wiki page library, if I add metadata columns to the page library, something like "Category" and make it a required column. When I go and create a new Wiki Page in that library I'...
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Saving Publishing Page in edit mode returns “Are you sure you want to leave this page?” dialogue

we're getting some ... interesting ... behavior in IE. Setup We have a page layout based on some content type. Both contain (besides other fields) a DateTimeField which is shown in edit mode. When ...
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Efficient way to get all the field (column) values in an array from SharePoint List

I have to get all the field (column) values in an array from a SharePoint list. Right now I am looping through all the items in the list and creating an array. But it is very inefficient if I have ...
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Locking Sharepoint column after data is input

How can I lock a column (in a list) from further changes after it is initially populated? I want to lock down the "initial due date" and only allow changes to a "revised due date" column so we can ...
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Add a separator between certain columns on New/Edit Form on SharePoint 2013 OOTB

I have the following modified version of Curtis Weir's field hiding script from dmcinfo.com which I want to run using the SharePoint OOTB Script Editor: <script src="//code.jquery.com/jquery-...
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Call a flow if a Date column is null

I would like to use a If condition to execute a different flow. Everytime the column "Aprovado Interno" is null calls one flow, else calls the other. However I am having difficulties to apply the ...
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List that I've created is defaulted with “Stop editing this list”, want to make it so it defaults as “new item or edit this list”

One of the lists I've created is defaulted with this interface: I want it to be able to default with "new item or edit this list" instead as such:
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How can I make sure that if linebreaks is inserted inside a multiline textbox it gets displayed like it

I have a field that looks like this in my schema: <Field ID="{7662cd2c-f069-4dba-9e35-082cf976e170}" Type="Note" RestrictedMode="TRUE" NumLines="15" Name="Body" DisplayName="$Resources:Project....
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SharePont 2016: How to make “Creator” column UNIQUE

I want to enforce unique values for "Created by" column. the "Created By" column unique. When I have to add a new element and an item really exist in the same "Created By" list - it shows an error ...
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SPFX rest call response seen in network tab but I cant read it on console

I got an issue I'm doing a rest call to get columns of a list, the call success because I can see the response in the network tab of the developer tools, here is a picture: for some reason when I try ...
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Validate choice from a Drop Down menu if that choice was chosen by another user

We have SP2013 (PREM). I have a custom list with a date-picker column and another column called "Timeslot" which is a dropdown menu of about 15 20-minute choices. The desired end state is to be able ...
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Delete one column from large list

I have a column in a list of over 15,000 items. The column we want to delete was recently created, and we were going to populate it/backfill the values, but then decided to split it into 3 fields (...
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SharePoint Online, Change Column Widths On Custom List

I have created a Custom List via Importing Excel Spreadsheet. How do I adjust the column widths? I tried to follow the below link, (my view is AllItems.aspx) and it never shows me the menu outlined ...
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Error while hiding field in Edit form SharePoint Online document library

I am getting error message like : Exception calling "ExecuteQuery" with "0" argument(s): "The node to be inserted is from a different document context." Can anyone suggest what I am missing here......
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Display a calculated Timestamp when a particular choice is selected (Sharepoint list)

I would like to create a calculated column that displays the timestamp (mm/dd/yyyy) when a choice was picked from another column. The column in question is named Assessment Status and the choice that ...
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How to hide the column header of a particular list?

Please help, How do I hide the column header of a particular list? I have several lists on the same page so I can't really use this code. Hide Column Header <style type="text/css"> .ms-...
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Use Sharepoint list fields in JSON column formatting

Some data from other fields can't be reference when using JSON to format Sharepoint List columns. What is being done wrong? For Person fields "@currentField.title" Works "@currentField....
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Change Column Type On Move

I'm working on creating an auto-archive process with the information management policy settings. I managed to get it to work for the most part but hit a snag when trying to move a document set which ...
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Can field in form autopopulate based on other field's drop down selection? Both fields are from the same list

I have a form that's pulling in items from different columns of this list:![List][1] On the form, you have the option to select Job Title and, later on the form, Systems Access, ![Categories][2] Since ...
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Find out who added a column to my SharePoint 2013 library

We're trying to find out who added a specific column to our library. I can see some info about the fields via the REST API, but not exactly what I wanted at the level of who created the column: http:...
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Field not found exception

I have an ASP.NET Web Service (ASMX) and a class for working with lists (CRUD operations). Web service's method calls method (retrieve item from list) from CRUD-operations class and then I recieve an ...
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Get a document modifiedBy in JAVA with RestApi

As you can see in images, I have some folder in my document library. I wanna reach the files in the folder and take the "modifiedby" column and change it with java-rest api. I can reach the file ...
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Set Web Part Page Columns for Equal Width

I have a web part page with header, footer and 3 columns. I want the three columns to be of equal width. I have searched but can't find and simple CSS code to apply. I don't have access to SPD. ...
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Mutiple Choises in Custom Coulmn

I want to create a custom column that has the option to check/mark two or more options. Example Column Name : Sorting_Files: ,Department ,Planning ...
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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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Create Custom People Picker Column in SharePoint 2013

I want to create custom Person or Group type of field which is mapped to User profile.when we add user name to that field then auto fill other columns like first Name,Last Name,Email,Work phone. In ...
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Deleted “Resources” Column and now site gives error

I've deleted the Resource column in my calendar list and now, when I have Use this calendar to share member's schedule checked YES, I get an error: Unable to retrieve 'Resource' field from the ...
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How to hide specific column header in a list WebPart?

I created a webpart with URL column header, but i want to hide it for users...i know i can hide it using CSS but it hides all the colum headers in other webparts, Any solution to hide only the URL ...
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how to change the format of the “person or group” column

In my document set (Sharepoint 2010) I have a column with type of “person or group” which I can add the name of some users to it. The format of the names is like this: firsName1 Surname1; firstNmae2 ...
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Formatting Lost When Creating List Item

I'm trying to create a list item but the most basic formating is being removed from the input. Field type is Multiple lines of text and I've tried using Plain, Rick and Enhanced. Script to create ...
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Updating Site Columns on SharePoint online

We have a document library with thousands of files that are not properly categorized. On of the main reasons this happened is because the columns are not required to contain information. Is it ...
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Spservices autocomplete with many columns

Could somebody advise how can I make autocomplete for multiple columns, currently I'm using it for one column: $().SPServices.SPAutocomplete({ sourceList: "My list", sourceColumn: "Email", ...
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Calculating the week within Fiscal year in calculated field

I have been asked to make a list that contains a calculated column containing the week number within a fiscal year starting on 6th April 2015 (Monday) So for example, 6th-12th April would be week 1, ...
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Cant Delete Field in SP Online List

The event content type was added to my list, I've removed it and disabled content type management on the list. I was able to remove all columns brought in with the event content type, except the "...
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SharePoint 2013 - How do I save the value of a read-only or hidden field?

I'm trying to set a field in a list's edit form with a value after the user clicks "Save." Here's the catch: I don't want the field to be editable by the user (only JavaScript should set its value). ...
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Reset/Remove Default Column Values from folders

I am searching for a better way to reset/remove default column values from specific folders using PowerShell. I realize that it can be done through the library settings but I need to do this for ...
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Make a column auto update by Parent Folder Value

I am setting up a new Document Library to organize several different types of Documents. I have a Folder View and a Metadata view. I am using a column named "Section" to sort the metadata view. I ...