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In computing with graphical user interfaces, a drop-down list is a user interface control GUI element ("widget" or "control"), similar to a list box, which allows the user to choose one value from a list.

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Replace Title Menu with My Own HTML/CSS DropDown Title Menu

I am working to develop an intranet portal on SharePoint 2013. I want to create a drop down menu like attached image. I have following strategy in mind Remove the Title Menu with CSS Write my Own ...
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Content types drop down list and creating a <Please Select> option

When uploading a new document to a library, I have a list of 10 content types to choose from. However, I am worried that end users will not bother sensibly picking from the list and just pick the ...
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Rest API Data filter from Lookup column by current user and show in dropdown

I want to show data in lookup column. from a list which contains lookup column and Username and another list which contains lookup value. Example: List1 contains Text column value and List2 ...
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How to make cascade dropdown list in Datasheet View/Quick Edit mode?

I have a list with a need for cascade dropdown list. I've followed the instruction here and successfully create a cascade dropdown in a form. However, I'd like to ask for the possibility of creating ...
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Large Dropdown Lookup with Autocomplete

Wondering if anyone can point me in the right direction. Requirement is a drop-down field in a SharePoint Online list that references a customer table in SharePoint Online. Of course, the customer ...
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Drop down options running off right side of screen

I have a form that uses dropdowns with associated lists. When selected, the items in the associated list run off the side of the page. ![List items disappear][1] When the drop down is selected, the ...
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DVWP ASP.NET Filter for all pages

I have created a drop down along with DVWP as described in http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/sharepointcustomization/thread/949d4443-58a4-464b-9603-e4c280740650. However I see one ...
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Other way to implement Casecading dropdown in SharePoint Foundation 2010

I need to implement cascading drop-down for Region, State and City. There are more than 20 records so that simple cascading drop-down box does not work. Therefore, I need to implement it with the help ...
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IF statement in Dropdown

I'm trying to fill the blank label with a phrase when the dropdown is equal to SI, but it doesn't work and I don't understand why? I put If(Dropdown1.SelectedText="SI";"¿Desde cuándo se ...
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React SPFX - populate Property Pane Drop down with ID's from SharePoint list

I am new to spfx and struggling with a simple task...!! I have a property pane drop down selecting a SharePoint list which works, now I would like a drop down that is dynamically populated with the ...
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Connecting Sharepoint lists via lookup/utilizing the lookup item in Sharepoint Online

I'm making a leave request where the user picks which department he/she is in and also their manager to send the request to. I don't want the user to manually type anyone's email address. I want a ...
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Manual Entry Sharepoint List

I have a list with a choice column with the option "Can add values manually" activated. However, I wish that at the end of the month I would be able to clean the dropdown to prevent it from being ...
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SHAREPOINT FRAMEWORK - REACT JS alert on Page Load

I am new to SharePoint framework and React JS. I have build a basic Web Part with CRUD operation using React JS. I wanted to show drop-down(html select) value on Page Load in an alert. I am able to ...
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Office ui fabric Dropdown menu does not work on keyboard press

I have SPFX component with React library. The Dropdown menu is working fine with mouse onclick events. however, on pressing enter or space is not working. I am thinking of using eventhandlers such as "...
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How can I create a SharePoint list with a column that can store for ever changing non employee names?

currently we have multiple Sharepoint lists with columns containing drop-downs that contain the names of people that are agency staff so when they complete a form they can choose their name from the ...
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Fetch values into dropdown list column based on query from another list - jquery

Please help me with some code (preferrably jquery). Sharepoint 2016. I have List 1 with columns Resource, Attribute1, Attribute2,..., Attribute10. And I have another List 2 with columns Project, ...
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How do i turn the SharePoint 'Default tick-box pop-up filter' into a 'Dropdown filter'?

As above, how do i turn the SharePoint default tick-box pop-up filter into a dropdown filter? Here's the current filter screens: The filter on the home page- (Sending values to search in the list) ...
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Cascading dropdown list in SPFx web part

Can someone help me with this issue as I would like to create cascading dropdown lists inside the web part itself and not in the property pane. I have found this code in [github react-...
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Using Cascading Dropdown Fields with a Large List

I am trying to find an OOTB method to use to accomplish this task. I have a lookup field (Vendor #) that needs to pick up the matching values whenever a Vendor is selected from its dropdown lookup. ...
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Hide dropdown in Edit.aspx but still have it functional?

In SharePoint 2013. My workflow requires that the user edit a task, fill in a field, and click a "Completed" button which then changes a "Task Status" dropdown to "Completed". Once the dropdown ...
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How to add a list field to the edit form manually

After getting frustrated by dropdowns not even rendering for the lists with more than 5000 items, I take on a journey. Idea is using a cascaded dropdown to keep item count to be populated under 5000. ...
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Cascade dropdown list in Quick Edit mode?

Is it possible to make cascade dropdown list in Quick Edit mode? It works with SPServices on create item,change item.But I interested in quick edit mode.
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How to add Onload change event in Dropdown list

Onload of the page: 1. Change the selected value of dropdown 2. DFWP will update list I have a dropdown list connected to a DFWP for filtering. Using javascript and onload function of SharePoint, I ...
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Not working javascript: Dropdown menu filtering a List (Sharepoint 2007)

I have a list with multiple MenuTypes (MenuA, MenuB) I use a dropdown menu to filter these lists. I get an info from the active directory, so I can filter which menuType will be shown to the user. ...
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SharePoint 2013 dropdown menu for language

How can I make dropdown menu for site language selection in SharePoint 2013 so that users can choose what language they prefer?
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Sharepoint 2013, cascading lookup/dropdown what happens with old data if data changes

Situations tend to change, so sometimes cascading dropdown menu's get adapted because they are no longer relevant ... My question is: what happens with metadata based on the old cascading dropdown ...
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Binding DVDropdownList to Text field

I'm trying to save a selection from a DVDropDownList to a text field but when selecting an option and saving the new item, the textfield remains empty. <SharePoint:DVDropDownList runat="server" ...
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Change selected value in combobox through c#

I have an event reciever that fires when ever an item attachment is added. public override void ItemAttachmentAdded(SPItemEventProperties properties) { base.ItemAttachmentAdded(...
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Issues with SPFilterDropdown in SPD2013

To start things, I have little knowledge beyond the basic concepts of SPD and being a newbie... What I want to accomplish is to only have certain values from another list show up in which their ...
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How do i Generate different calculations depending on what item is selected in drop down box?

Hi guys I am making a SP 2013 site and am currently creating columns... I have a drop down column (Circuit Type) , four text fields (Num1, Num2, Num3, Num 4) and a calculated column (Loss). The ...
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Change default Calendar events to have dropdowns populated by SP Lists

I figured out how to change the fields in a calendar to add extra info about events. Is there a way that I can take the fields that popup when I try to add a new event and get a dropdown table based ...
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Dropdownlist bind to list column

I created a form for a new item in a list and I use asp:dropdownlist: <asp:DropDownList runat="server" id="DropDownList1"> <asp:ListItem>choice 1</asp:ListItem> <asp:ListItem>...
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Hide OOTB Markup Styles dropdown for RichHTML field in SharePoint 2010

I need to hide or inactivate the OOTB markup styles dropdown from the ribbon of RichHTML field. I have tried the RichHtmlField.AllowTextMarkup property but it controls the individual properties not ...
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Javascript in CEWP queries a list every time dropdown is changed on NewForm.aspx not working

I am trying to apply javascript in a CEWP to a NewForm.aspx page of a simple custom list. Basically, the idea is to auto-populate a text field on the new item form whenever a dropdown column's ...
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How to add blog categories in drop-down menu of global navigation?

I am working on a corporate SharePoint site for my company that is made up of several blogs. I have the Global navigation set up to show each blog. I am trying to add blog categories in the drop-down ...
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Custom Web Part's Active Directory connection only working from server

I have a custom web part that utilizes a dropdown combobox with items populated from AD. While it used to work, now I am unable to see anything populated in the dropdown unless I view the web part ...
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Problem with CheckBox in infopath 2010

Hi my name is Marcelo ... I have a problem with extracting data from a list checkbox , i selected 2 options (or more than two of several existing) and these disappear after ... then I need to display ...
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Adding/removing items to/from a DropDownChoiceField

I can't seem to manipulate the items displayed in a DropDownChoiceField I have that's tied to a field on the custom content type with big, really frustrating problems. This field is only visible in ...
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Submit all dropdown data fields from different containers & checkout date using button, to SharePoint

I have 4 drop down lists, one text input field, a peoplesearch drop down and two date selectors one for check in and check out. I would like to submit all data in each field to a Sharepoint list I ...
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PowerApps dropdown, toggle and variable issue

I am hoping I can get some help with a issue I am having where a dropdown, toggle and variable are involved. This is for a PowerApps that uses SharePoint online as the data source. I have a dropdown, ...
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Restricting the creation of an item on the SharePoint list if the item has already been created for a specific value

I have the following problem: I have a list on sharepoint. The user creates an item and selects from the drop-down list the month to which the item relates. The user should not be able to create two ...
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How to add a dropdown menu (or any list of links!) to a Sharepoint Promoted Links tile?

I'd like to have one of the tiles of my Promoted Links to open a dropdown menu. Or any kind of menu really. Basically, what I need is that when the user clicks on the tile, a list of links appears, so ...
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How to bind SP list to Spfx extension as dropdown

I have a SP List with 5 items and Url to it. So now I would like to add this SP list as dropdown to SPFX extension. I was wondering how to achieve this as I know how to add as an WebPart but not to ...
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Dropdown default value Powerapps

need to set dropdown down default value to a sharepoint list item that is not top of the list. Using formula: LookUp(Choices(DIS_Projects_Master_Data.Project), Value= "Please select") this ...
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SharePoint list: creates ';#' in choice columns after saving new item

I have a SharePoint list to which I add rows by filling 'New Item' form. One of the columns in my list is a choice column with multiple options and which also allows to add values manually. When I ...
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Insert a value from a dropdown to a lookup column in SharePoint Online using CSOM/C#

I have a dropdown with values from a column named Title(Single line of text) The end goal is to store these values from the dropdown to a lookup column named Team. Read a few articles here , However ...
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Links for sub menus to left hand menu not working

A few weeks ago I created a site with a left hand menu and everything is working fine. i am now wanting to add drop down menus to some of the main menus and though I can do this, I am getting error ...
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How to make a Sharepoint drop-down list in read only

I'm new with Sharepoint. I have a form and I edit it with Sharepoint designer. I would like to disable a drop-down list (I want just show the value without the possibility to change it). I don't know ...
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Drop-Down Menu select multiple options

How can I select multiple entries from drop down menus in SharePoint list? at the moment I can only select one options. I don't want to change to Checkboxes or radio buttons. Regards
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Customised Dropdown column using sharepoint

I have tried normal dropdown column in sharepoint. I want to customise that column with extensible kind of dropdown. Is that possible in anyway? The output I want should be in the form of the below ...
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