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Multi Line text is a SharePoint field which supports multiple lines of text

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Sharepoint List - Quick Edit adding a text box

I'm a SharePoint neophyte without admin access. I'm experiencing an odd problem when editing items in a list. I have a column set to 'Multiple lines of text' and Enhanced Rich Text. If I edit an item ...
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Sharepoint Datasheet Compact view

Can we make Datasheet view like wrap-text we do in excel current column have large multiple text which is making hard to read or edit
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Appending log data in shared sharepoint file with write-only permissions?

I need to write live log data, in line-by-line csv format, to a file in Sharepoint. Ideally, my permissions will be to only append/write, and not read. Very simple: Date, time, plain text columns C,D,...
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sharepoint 2013 list expand/collapse multiple line text column

I'm desperate and need your help on this script. I have a "multi line text" column named "Comments", and i added the following script into a script editor but it is not working for me. could you ...
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How to make changes to Enhance Rick Text column as mentioned in Body

We have enhanced Rick Text column in SharePoint 2013 List. When we enter any text in Edit Source, HTML code is generated. Due to this our custom code is not working sometimes(when <span> tag is ...
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How to remove hyperlinks from SharePoint 2010 workflow email body? Means can we send plain text email in SharePoint online

We have a SharePoint 2010 workflow, and in that we send the text of description field in SharePoint online list, which is "Multiple Lines Of Text" field that is set to "Plain Text". But in that text ...
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validation append comment history

In list I have a column name Comments multiline text box (append type) which is appending user comments , I want to validate that user must upload file in comment box before saving else it will not ...
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Append Only Field Creating comment with every version

I have a Document Library with custom content type. One of the columns is "Multiline lines of text" and 'append only to existing text' feature is activated. Problem is that when there is a new version ...
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Can we create a look up column from multiple lines of text column in list

we need to create a lookup column from multiple lines of text column in SharePoint online list is it possible.
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SharePoint Modern RichHtmlField is not rendering properly in PowerApps customization

SharePoint Modern RichHtmlField is not rendering properly in PowerApps customization. The inserted picture renders with div tag: <div class="ExternalClassA8ED37414F19467DB50854CAFE58CF05"><...
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multiple lines of text field unable to select text from history

I'm using Sharepoint Online. I have a multiple lines of text field configured as follows with Enchanced Rich Text and Append Changes options selected When I'm in EditForm.Aspx and want to select the ...
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SharePoint Online Multiline text field form validation

I need a way to have form validation for multiline text fields when submitting a new record. I know characters like % are not legal characters but I need to be able to verify a multiline text field ...
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Hide “Enhanced Rich Text” field on DispForm if it is empty

I'm working on the customization of the DispForm and I need to check if the "Enhanced Rich Text" field is empty -> hide, if not empty -> show (column in the DispForm). I don't have a problem with ...
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Hide “Enhanced Rich Text” (Multiple lines of text) field if empty

I'd like to hide 'Multiple Lines of Text' (Enhanced Rich Text) field if it's empty, if isn't empty -> show (both for New form & Edit form). My code: if($("input[title^='...
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How do I use auto complete in a multi line column

Is it possible to use autocomplete in a Multi-line text column? I have a list of addresses that I want to reference using autocomplete but I can only get it to work in a single line column which ...
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SharePoint 2013 list search results intermittent

I have a SharePoint 2013 list with a multiple line of text column. (Column is rich text enhanced.) Versioning is applied to the list. When searching in the list itself I am getting intermittent ...
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Word wrap inside content search webpart

I have a content search web part that I am having an issue with the word wrap. if the site is opened so that the text in the web part is displayed on two lines, the second line is indented to the left ...
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Multiple Line of Text field triggers Workflow in SharePoint 2013

I have a field named Comments which is a Multiple Lines of Text (Plain text). In SharePoint Designer I have created a workflow which triggers an email based on certain criteria. The issue is when I ...
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How to Display Correct Times for Users Regardless of Their Time Zones

I have an InfoPath form on my List. One of the controls on this form is called LoggingTest of type "Multiple lines of text". Below are the settings for this column on my control: The purpose of the ...
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mp4 videos not supported in multiple line of text column with enhanced rich text

I have created a list column of type multiple line of text column with enhanced rich text. I inserted mp4 video of size 1 MB in an item in this column. This Is the video I am using - http://www....
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Multiple Lines of Text field set to Append Changes to Existing Text is duplicating its changes

We're using a Multiple Lines of Text type field with the Append Changes to Existing Text option enabled as a Comment field on a table on a SharePoint 2013 site. Ideally, key changes to the record ...
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Display full content of multiple lines of text column in list view when Append is enabled

Is it possible to display the full content of multiple lines of text column in list view when append is enabled? Right now it shows "Views Entries..." click on which i can view the column data.
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Multiple Lines column adding extra lines automatically

I have a multiple lines column and when I use workflow to send it's value via email, it's adding an extra row in the beggining and in the end of the string. If I have only 1 line, it becomes 3. I ...
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Multiple Lines of Text Height Ignored

See screen-shots below: SharePoint is ignoring my setting for Number of lines for editing - what is going on here? It's seems somehow that the list has switched into a HTML style textarea all of a ...
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Sharepoint list item bug in text column, part of written values get erased

My problem is this - Environment - I have a Sharepoint (2010) and a Custom list. The list items have couple columns, but only one of them has weird bug that randomly happens to different users. This ...
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How to enable “Append Changes to Existing Text” on a multiple line of text column, programmatically?

I created programmatically a list and a column. This column is a multiple line of text. I would like to also enable the option "Append Changes to Existing Text" programmatically. How to do that? ...
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Column limits for SP Software boundaries explained

In page https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc262787.aspx#Column , I cannot understand the rows description, particular Maximum value, Limit type and Size per column. If possible I would ...
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Hiding Ribbon Elements When editing Rich Text field

I'm looking to hide specific elements when editing a Multiple Lines of Text (Rich Text) Field. I currently have the below code working and hiding the Fonts drop down and the entire Insert tab. It was ...
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Multiple lines of text rich text editor not working chrome

First time I've come across this issue, so I'm wondering if it is a known bug and if there are any workarounds. I have a 'Multiple Lines of Text' field with Rich Text enabled. In IE, I get the editor ...
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List Validation Settings - Multi Line formatted Columns Missing from Create Formula

I have a custom list in which some specific fields need to have additional validation which I am implementing through Validation Settings. However, on the Validation Settings page, when I go to ...
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How to add line-breaks into “Multiple lines of text” field when using ToString()

I have a list field of the type "Multiple Lines of Text". When I retrieve it in my code-behind using item["field"].ToString(), it prints out the text, but without line-breaks. How can I add line ...
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Hide 'View Entries' if the field is blank - Multiple lines of Text Append Changes

I have a 'Multiple lines of text' field on a custom list that has 'Append Changes' enabled. My client would like to hide the 'View Entries' link (in the List View) if there is nothing in the field. It ...