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Multi line text field in REST API filter url

I want to filter the field with data type Multi line text, but somehow am not able to filter that. I guess this didn't work as it contains html code within it, between the div tag my text appears. ...
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How to limit the length of sharepoint multiline field through vb?

I want to limit the maximum number of characters in multi-line text field of a sharepoint list programmatically in VB. I found a field UnlimitedLengthInDocumentLibrary, by making this as true it ...
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Workflow Error with multiple lines of text parameter

Purpose of the workflow : Duplicating an item and modifying some columns of the new item trough the workflow parameter initiation form. One of the editable columns is of type "multiple lines of text". ...
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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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How to use managed CSOM to access ListItem version history?

I'm using managed (C#) CSOM to migrate some lists between sites. The problem is, I cannot find way to read and update version history of a ListItem. For example, I have multiline field called ...
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New Item script does not apply after postback

I have a simple javascript code on a new item page, it limits the number of characters for a multi-line field. After I select someone in the people picker, the form does a quick postback and load, and ...
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SP2010: SharePoint Ribbon Not Visible for Rich Text Field

I've a list form where I've enabled enhanced rich text for a multiline text column. But, I'm unable to see the SP ribbon when I place my cursor on the textbox. I'm not using any JS code on the form. ...
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Missing line breaks in multiline text field when placed in Page Layout

I have created page content type in which there is one field of type Multiple lines of text where I am storing comments of Page. I have created page layout and displaying the comments on page. But ...
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Make text editing easier in SharePoint

I'm working on SharePoint enterprise 2013. Some of my users who are permanently work with TEXT or Rich text fields face with some problems which I couldn't solve yet: They need to paste large amount ...
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How to add line breaks in calculated columns without going into data view?

Just wondering how to create a list with line breaks in a calculated column without using data view.
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Prevent SharePoint from using custom CSS-classes when using RichText editing

We have a number of Rich-Text fields (multi-line) that users type data into. So they might format the color of the text, the font size etc. The formatting looks like this in SharePoint: We have a ...
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How can we programmatically add a hyperlink and text to a multi-line text field?

I have a SharePoint list which has a multi-line text field. Can we add a hyperlink and simple text along with it, inside that particular field using the client object model? If so can someone help me ...
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How do you put a hyperlink into a multiline text field?

When typing text into a multiline rich text field, I want to put some hyperlinks in. How do I do that?
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How do I convert multi-line text column to multiple entries in new list

I have a multiline text column with many 9 digit numbers delimitated by commas that i would like to extract so I can check for duplicates. If I can check for duplicates without extracting that would ...
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What does “uploading documents through the website, and not saving directly from the application” mean?

'I'm a site collection admin, with no access to Central Admin. I'm having to remove the 255 character limit from a multi-line text column, to accommodate some very long scientific article formal ...
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sharepoint collapse list

I am trying to collapse my sharepoint list where I have large text columns, basically following the same code snippert as mentioned here http://www.bitsofsharepoint.com/ExamplePoint/Site/...
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jquery multi line textbox scroll

I have some long multi line column on my list. In my dispform, newform and editforms I want to change the appearance of this field to have a vertical scrollbar, rather than just displaying the whole ...
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How to show value of a Multiline TextBox field in DataForm Webpart (2010)

I have a list called HOB which contains Multiline TextBox field called as FacilityComment with Append Changes to Existing Text= yes. And this field contains values which i want to show in DataForm ...
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URL in multiline column

I've got a List and a Document Library. Both have their own content types. In those content types is a site column, a multiline one with Rich Text. In this column, I'm coding a simple link with html ...
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Multi-Line Text - Append Changes - Duplicate Entries on Save

Using SharePoint 2013, I have a notes field (multi-line text / append changes) on a custom list being used to capture budgetary information. The notes field was intended to be a running commentary on ...
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SP2013 Multilinetextfield event?

When you edit text in a MultiLineTextField which allows rich text, SharePoint switches to "Format text", every time this happens our custom ribbons disappear (they are added with JavaScript). The ...
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Set the max height for a multi line text box in a view

How do I set a max height for a multi-line text box in a view? Many columns squeezes the content in the multi-line text box making the whole list overly long.
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Convert incoming email from plain text to HTML

I have a list that accepts emails and creates list items out of them. The issue I'm facing is that if someone emails the list using plain text, the formatting showing up in a list item's multi-line ...
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Inserting Multi-line text field quick part from SharePoint Crashes Word

Title pretty much sums it up. Working on a doc template for a library, have a bunch of quick parts already inserted for various columns of the content type. If I add a multi-line text field, it will ...
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Mulitline text field in sharepoint Unable to retreive text

I am creating a console application in which I have a column named "Project Description". It's a multiline text field. After I add some text with [spaces,quotes,"(",")"] all these included in that ...
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SharePoint 2010 workflow losing line breaks when copying to another list

I'm having some trouble with something I thought would be quite simple. I was tasked with creating an InfoPath form attached to a document library that, when submitted, would extract some data from ...
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Sharepoint multiple line of text char limit

I have created a custome list with a multiple line of text type column. When user enter value in this field in "add new item" form, I dont want user to enter more than 1000 chars. I am not able to ...
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Enlarge a Choice column's “specify your own value” text area?

Can anyone suggest a way to make the "specify your own value" text box larger in the Edit Form of a list item's Choice column? I would like to make it look more like a multi-line text field type, ...
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Append Changes to Existing Text of Multiline of text field set “No” after create new site from template

Description: i have a site, and it contains a list. in that list, multiple line of text description field. set append changes to existing text of that description field is "Yes" now i creating site ...
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What happened to multiple lines of text text format and append changes only settings?

I have created a document library. Next, I wanted to add a Multiple lines of text field and have Append changes only option selected. But, to my surprise, once I choose the field type, I was not ...
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maximum size of file attachments in rich text fields

When a custom list has a multi line text column which allows rich text, users have the possibility to add files to this rich text field (not as an attachment to the list item, but as attachments to ...
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What text type are multi line text columns in SharePoint lists?

When accessing a multi line text field from a SharePoint item in a list, what is the text type returned? Using C#: item["Description"].ToString() Is the above plaintext or html or...? I want to ...
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Workflow to copy data from a Rich Text Field to a Text Field (Multi-line)

I tried using a workflow that will copy data from a rich text field to a text field (with multi-line enabled) in a online-based infopath form but without success. Are there other ways to do that?
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InfoPath 2007 append text like MOSS multiline

I have an InfoPath 2007 form with several multiline text fields and I'd like to have newly added text in those fields append to the existing text with a user and time/date stamp as we see in ...
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HTML from Rich Text Field as Plain Text

First off I want to be clear I am using the Silverlight Client Side Object Model in solution. So I cannot use objects/properties from the server object model. What I am trying to do is get the plain ...
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SharePoint 2007 unable to display pdf icon in old content

I've an issue on display pdf icon in SharePoint 2007, pdf icon should be display on the hyperlink created in Rich Text Editor. I tried to add the pdf icon (downloaded from adobe http://www.adobe.com/...

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