Questions tagged [custom-field-types]

field type that has been custom developed and not provided out-of-the-box

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Custom field type from SPFieldLookup - item values are not appearing in List view

I have created custom field type with SPFieldLookup as a parent class. Using my custom field type, I can able to create custom lookup type columns where source columns are of types: Choice and User ...
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Optional Field in SharePoint Online Doesn't Allow Blanks

First time coming over to the SharePoint area here. I'm experiencing an issue with our company's team site. We've set up custom managed metadata fields which use a closed term set. Changes cannot be ...
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Filter list items using custom field type in REST API

I have a custom field type created by inheriting default SPFieldLookup type field. I have a SharePoint custom list with these type of fields. I want to fetch list items from this list using REST API. ...
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Create data adapter with web application feature in SharePoint 2013 to access custom field type data in Microsoft Office products

I have created a custom field type by inheriting SPFieldLookupclass to extend the capability of standard lookup columns. It is working as expected in SharePoint lists and libraries. In SharePoint ...
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Update custom field type without having to remove the column and adding it back

I have a custom field type that I use in SharePoint 2013 lists. The custom field type is built using C# and JS and it extends the built-in SPFieldMultiLineText. When I updated the RichTextMode ...
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CQWP display custom field from all lists in subsite

I am trying to build a CQWP to display custom fields on list items from several lists in a subsite. So far i have configured the CQWP.webpart file to display the custom field when i query by "Show ...
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Custom field XSLT Rendering Issue in SP 2007, Works on 2010

I have created a VS 2008 WSP builder solution. IN that i have a custom field which has a XSL for list item view rendering using XSLT. This Solution does not render the image or hyperlink in SharePoint ...
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Deployment Issue with Custom FIeld Types

SHORT DESCRIPTION Custom Field Types are not being correctly deployed/activated on all but one Virtual Machine. I have several VMs with identical SharePoint environments. I have a Visual Studio ...
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Error: TypeName property is missing in a field type definition

My Windows Application event log continues to show me the error: "TypeName property is missing in a field type definition." I am setting the TypeName property in the fldtypes_MyCustomField.xml ...
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Are Display Form FieldControls used in 2013 Custom Field Types?

When using a Custom Field Type that has a Field Control (provided by FieldRenderingControl), it seems that the Field Control isn't used when rendering data on the Display Form if the SPField.JSLink is ...
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Is it possible to extend SPFieldUrl to have more properties like url or description, to create a custom field type?

Url field type has more than one property : something like url, description. I want to know that how can I extend url field type(or some other field type that have more than one property) to create a ...
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Join two Lists with Where Condition in a Joined List

I am trying to create the Caml query for the following Scenario: I have two Lists: DocumentApprovalRequest DocumentApprovalComments Both the Lists has the column "DocumentNumber", I want to join ...
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Sharepoint List's Custom Field value appears empty in ssrs report when run in sharepoint integrated mode

I have a sharepoint list that contains custom field(its is developed as .wsp solution), its a file upload control and two rendering templates 'display' and 'edit' templates are defined. 'Display' ...
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Sub Columns in SP 2013

I have a list set up with several columns. One of the columns, "Area of Focus", has several options to choose from. I would like to set up a list to make a Sub Column, "Tactics", so that when an ...
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Use REST odata webservice to update a task's custom field in Project server

I've figured out how to update a Task's basic fields via the OData Rest service using POST (X-HTTP-Method=MERGE): /ProjectServer/Projects('{#project}')/Draft/Tasks('{#Id}') The post content is a ...
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How to add addition column setting property for a Single line of textbox or any predefiend sharepoint column type

How to add additional custom properties for the column under Additional Column Property as shown above on pic for predefined type such as Single line text or multiple lines of text etc. so that I can ...
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SharePoint 2013 List Workflow with Custom Field

I am currently working with a SharePoint 2013 List Workflow (SPD Workflow). On my list, I have a custom field called 'Image', which allows user to upload image from the list directly, without needing ...
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How to Display Version of Document Template?

I apologize if the title is unclear, but I couldn't think of a better way to explain the question concisely. For the record, we are running SharePoint 2013 on-premises. Basically, I am trying to see ...
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Get project custom fields Project Online using Javascript

I am currently working on Project Online 2013 and I am developing an app with use of Enterprise Custom Fields where I need to list all the custom fields that have project entity type alone (not task ...
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Custom column for SharePoint 2013

I want to create a new field type for SharePoint 2013. It should be for the large lookup list, in edit or new form it'll be represented by a combobox with jQuery for selecting choices. Do you have a ...
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Design View is Gone! How Do I Modify My List Views Now?

I have just recently moved into using SharePoint 2013 and 2013 designer. On my 2010 SP list, I have custom priority indicators which require me to open the list view in SPD and modify the valueof XLT ...
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Custom Field RenderPattern Customization - SharePoint 2007

I'm creating a custom field in SP 2007. I need to Get the Custom field value and field properties on Item click, in the list item display view. Also i Need to pass these values to a JavaScript. So, ...
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Execution of scripts was prohibited. Use the XsltSettings.EnableScript property to enable it

I have created a custom field in SharePoint 2010. I have a xsl file which does the Xslt rendering for item display in list view. I need to add some C# code to the xslt code. So I included code as ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Create related hierarchical fields from external source

Is there a way to create two related columns as a custom field type in SharePoint? For example, can you develop a custom field type named CustomerOrder that consists of two related lookup columns ...
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SPFieldUrl does not work

I have an external list, items in that list have a field that contains an url. I want to show this url as a link in sharepoint form. I found this example and defined in my Creator and Updater methods ...
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System.MissingMethodException when creating new column based on custom RichImageField field type

I'm trying to create a custom field type inherited from the publishing RichImageField type. I did the following, 1- Created the XML declaration of the column as follows <FieldTypes> <...
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Custom Fields - how to get the value of one rendering control in another rendering control?

I am working with some custom fields. One of them is a choice field. I need to be able to get the value of the currently selected item in the choice field rendering control (i.e. what would be ...
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Custom Column, Shared Properties and Document Sets

I have created a custom column with SharePoint and it appears to be working nicely. I have created a document library and added to it a document set content type. This document set has the custom ...
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ListItem GUID doesn't shown

I want to display the GUID of a ListItem in a column of a List. I have created a list with some fields, including a custom field to display the guid of each listitem, this field is not editable. When ...
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Custom Discussion Board Join User Profile Custom Properties Linked Datasource

I have been tasked with modifying the SharePoint 2010 default Discussion Board to include two additional custom fields that have been definied in the User Profile list. In an ideal world I would like ...
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Custom field type - how inherit attributes from base field type

I need to create custom field type which must inherit ATTRIBUTES from inherited field type (e.g. Note). I know how to add custom attribute on my custom type (using fldtypes...xml, custom ascx,...) ...
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How to Url Rewrite in Custom Field Type?

I'm creating a custom field. I'd like to pass some data to my control when the FieldRenderingControl property is getting. How could I do? I think about Url Rewriting but in the get, I can't access ...
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SharePoint Designer workflow doesn't show any custom fields

There's a list (kind of a catalogue) of subsites, which I've created a couple of years ago, and it has about 15 custom fields and a workflow to manage the list item lifecycle. Today I've tried to ...
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Create content type with fields with javascript

I would like to implement the following steps with java script and the rest api. Create content type Add fields to a content type Create list and assign the created content type to it I have found ...
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Is it possible to add custom fields in metadata for site and lists of MS Share Point?

We have a requirement to associate custom metadata while creating site or lists. We tried exploring the SharePoint documentation and were able to add this for List items, folders and files but did not ...
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Does changing regional timezone settings alter the “Modified” and “Created” fields on every list to fit that new timezone?

I realized that I was entering data into Sharepoint when the timezone settings was PST rather than EST. I changed it, but now it's taking a while for the automatic datetime fields ("Modified" and "...
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Error when trying to access site columns “Field type BambooKBRichText is not installed properly. Go to the list settings page to delete this field. ”

I am working on a sharepoint famr 2013 professional, and inside an enterprise wiki site collection, when i tried to access the "Site columns" to create a new site column i got this error:- now i ...
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Custom field type column editor in Sharepoint designer

I would need some help that i was not able to google it and if there is somebody who could help me that would be great. I successfully created a custom field type Now what im looking for is some ...
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Is there an enumeration for field properties on Field creation?

I want to create a CAML for creating fields. There are some properties that could be different. So the XML at the end looks something like this: void CreateField(string name, bool isCharacter, bool ...
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Custom List in C#

What I want to do is create a list with value checks and dynamic drop-down lists. I know it is possible to create custom columns, but I need custom columns which are depending on each other. For ...
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Inserting the fields value to SQL Database

I have Form that i created in infopath and published it to SharePoint 2013 Could it be possible to insert the field value to SQL Database? Any help is really appreciated. Thanks in advance
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JSLink custom field type not working in a form created by SharePoint Designer

I have created a custom field type for a SharePoint 2013 list using the JSLink method. It is basically a rich text editor that uses Ckedit.js. It works fine with SharePoint's default new/edit forms ...
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Scope custom fields to Site Collection or Site

Is there any way to scope a custom field to a particular site collection or site?
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Custom Field type for SharePoint 2013?

I have a scenario in which i have to create a custom field type in my sharepoint 2013 environment. i tried going through a few examples online, i browsed thru various links and followed the content ...
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How to remove “start a work flow” from my publish tab

I have created a new List Workflow inside SharePoint designer , and I publish the workflow. But currently I got the following new entry under the Publish tab :- Although i specify that users cannot ...
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Custom field type - additional column setting

When create a custom field type, I add the dropdown list in the additional column setting to allow user to select a list from my site. How could I write the code to initialize the list of the dropdown ...
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Custom Field Type - create a custom address

I follow the instruction from Microsoft to create a custom address field type. I have 3 address: visiting, postal, and invoicing. So I based on the SPFieldMultiColumnValue to implement. Following is ...
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Quick edit List URL field

I need to use the quick edit on a Link List (I am copying data from an Excel file). I am having trouble with the URL field, I can easly insert the URL but I don not know how to insert the URL name. (...
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SharePoint Publishing Webcontrol Rich Image Field

I have using Rich Image Filed in Custom Page layouts to add the images and page layout is used for Publihsing sites with variations English and Arabic. I am facing a veried issues on publishing page ...
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Updating internal fieldname not getting reflected

Here's my scenario : Created a content type hub and programmatically created a custom content type and added a custom field in it. Solution got deployed successfully. <Elements xmlns="http://...