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

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getting exception error -SPFieldType.File -“Operation is not valid due to the current state of the object.”

creating a Field of type File and Attachments in document library and getting exception error as mentioned above.Please help me out thanks in advance.. Guid listid1 = web.Lists.Add("TESTLIBRARY", "...
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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 XSL for List Views Not applying

I have created a custom field type in SharePoint 2016 inheriting from SPFieldMultiLineText. The field behaves as expected for the most part. I now have the task of creating XSL styles for list view ...
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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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Which time job picks picks up the new custom fields

I have created a Custom Field type and deployed it. I have noticed it takes some time the New field to appear on the new column form, somewhere from 30 mins to an hour. I could see the deployed xml ...
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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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Passing a value to a custom JSLink field type

I'm creating a custom field type for Sharepoint using the JSLink method. This field will be used in New List Item / Edit List Item forms. What I want to do is to allow a user to set a custom ...
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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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XSLT template for custom field not working

I have a custom XSL transform for a Text column and it works fine. Here is markup: <xsl:template name="FieldRef_Text_body" ddwrt:dvt_mode="body" match ="FieldRef" mode="Text_body"> <xsl:...
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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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Unable to define a choice field

I've to create with Visual Studio 2012 a Document Library for SharePoint 2013. I've started defining the unique field in an empty element: <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?> <Elements ...
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How to find the lists which are using custom columns in MOSS 2007 environment at web app level using powershell?

I have deployed a solution which creates a custom column/field to the entire web app. But the solution doesn't contain any features. Now I want to find the lists where that custom column is used. ...
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Customize rendering of custom field types

How can I customize rendering of a custom field type in SharePoint using server side code? I searched on the net but I am getting examples with csr technology i.e. JSLink. I want to know how I can do ...
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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 add a field to Discussion Board

I have got Discussion Board in Community Site. I want to add a field with image, or picture to the discussion list. How could I add a field to discussion list?
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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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Custom field type doesn't save value if provisioned through content type

I've created field type inherited SPFieldUser with custom rendering control. My problem is: this field doesn't save value if it was provisioned by content type. When I add this field directly in list ...
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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://...
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Custom column properties not being set during deployment

For a SharePoint 2010 environment, I am trying to use Visual Studio to creating custom columns, a content type, a custom document library template based on the content type, and an instance of the ...
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Date and Time field type values

I am trying to customize the Date and Time field type to show only in multiples of 30. However, the default is only in the multiples of 5. Is there a way to change that to multiples of 30. Example, ...
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Variations and custom field

I have a multilingual SharePoint site which uses variations. However on deployment the content isn't being deployed to the other variation sites. When the "Variations Propagate Sites and Lists Timer ...
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“new document or drag files here” not visible - Custom Page Layout

I have an interesting situation in that I have created a Custom Page Layout via Design Manager that I want for the home page for all Team Sites (Publishing Features have been enabled). Added a Web ...
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Custom field values in filter picker

Is there any way to modify logic which SharePoint use to display filter values? When there is custom field which inherit from SPFieldText, the filter values are taken directly from fieldValue... ...
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Cross site cross database lookup field SP2010

SiteCollection 1 in ContentDB 1 has List 1 with custom lookup field. This lookup field returns all text fields from any selected list in a site collection specified. Each site collection is in a ...
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Field to store a list of links

I'm looking for a way to store a simple list of links (add/remove) in a single field on a basic Custom List. My team has extensive custom field development experience and we've built such fields ...
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Customize LookUp Field

Someone knows how to customize a LookUp field to make it look like it: http://www.codeproject.com/Articles/18929/An-OwnerDraw-ComboBox-with-CheckBoxes-in-the-Drop (Dropdown + Checkbox).
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SP2007 - How to display textbox field element based on dropdown menu choice on Edit Column page?

I'm creating a custom list field type which is basically a glorified multichoice field, but I want the checkboxes to be grouped by headings that the user can specify. For example: Status1 ...
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Access parent field values from custom field definition

I've got a form that contains different custom fields. During vallidation of field1 I need to know the value of field2. Does anyone know how to access the field? Or perhabs it is possible to connect ...
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Computed Fields in SP2010 with DisplayPattern Possibilities

There have been a few references on here about how 2010 uses XSL to render fields in list views. I had built several custom Computed fields in 2007 that used the DisplayPattern attribute. This worked ...
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Inherit field editor control from SPUserField

I need to implement AutoComplete feature for People Editor in custom field type derived from SPUserField. To do this, I have to customize both render template and field editor control (and other ...
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create a Custom field Type for sharepoint online/ office 365

I need an custom option (custom field type) which can validate input that it is email(just for an example) or not by just selecting column type. Please look the attachment for more information where I ...