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A field is a column or attribute of information that a user can add to a list.

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Resetting fields in edit mode

Sharepoint customized form is resetting when opening item to edit My team needs to open items many times to check off completed tasks but when I open the form the fields reset what am I missing if my ...
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PowerApps - Hide fields from user who created the entry

I have a PowerApps form connected to a SharePoint list. In my form I'd like to have a bunch of fields that are visible to all, except the User who created the entry. I only want that user to see a ...
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Power Apps - Hide a Drop-down field based on a Text field containing value or not

I have a Power Apps form (based on an SP list) in which I need to Hide some fields based on whether or not a text field contains any value. I can't figure out how to add hideable sections like ...
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Sharepoint REST API columns(fields) and content types modification

Does SharePoint REST API have some sort of modification time, flag, change token or ID for columns or content types modification? For example, for a list item i can get last modified time from "...
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SharePoint calculated fields - get the first date from 4 columns

I need a little bit of help with calculated fields in SharePoint. I have 4 dates (it can be more in the future). All 4 dates are due dates. So lets say I have 4 fields. [Car Damage repair] [Car ...
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SP Online rest api: how to get the "author byline field"?

This gets the name in the "created by" field fine, but for news posts I need the "author byline" field: https://xxx.sharepoint.com/sites/xxx/_api/web/lists/getbytitle('Site Pages')/...
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Copy user field value to SharePoint online site

I have a user field in a list that has allow multiple user setting on. ie I can have more than one user in the field. I am trying to copy my User field data form on prem SP2016 site to online site. ...
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Getting a Sharepoint List Fields that are common to all content types contained in the list

I'm trying to get the list fields shared by all the content types in said List. After getting the List by its Title, I used the Fields property to get all the fields in the List: List list = ...
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How to create SharePoint online list and Fields Using PowerShell Script?

I want to create 7 SharePoint lists and Fields in SharePoint online using a PowerShell script. In XML I have mentioned the list names and Field Names with Field Types. How to call this XML file to ...
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ContentTypeBinding duplicates the fields that are visible in the New and Edit form (and hides one)

The custom SharePoint 2013 solution has the following features, activated in this order: The site-scoped Feature "Fields" installs three "number" fields: Operator1, Operator2, Total The site-scoped ...
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Hide fields in a discussion app.

I have a wiki page that I am currently editing, and I have a discussion app that has a number of fields on top that I would like to hide to make the page cleaner. What is the best way to go about this?...
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Deleting SharePoint field causing "Column *** does not exist" exception when loading ListItemAllFields

I have a customized functionality to delete a SharePoint field in my SharePoint online site. I'm deleting the said field from content types, associated lists and finally deleting the site column ...
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How to set read only form fields in different content types

I have a list with 4 content types and a workflow. The workflows allows to register and proceed the "new idea"" 1 step - Registration 2 step - Categorization 3 step - Operation 4 step - ...
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Change boolean field value with JS [closed]

I have to add some field value on a form using JS/JQ. I could manage text, number and choice fields but I am stuck on Boolean ones: $("input[title='Title Required Field']").val("Hey my dear"); $("...
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SPLibrary: New Field added to Default View: Field still missing after update

I'm attempting to create a Site-Collection Feature in SharePoint 2013 that will create a new Site Column when activated, add this site column to every document library in the collection, and then ...
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Why SharePoint decrease width of TextBox set in InfoPath?

I have a small problem with SharePoint. I customised my list in InfoPath and as you can see on first picture a Passport TextBox has 100% Width and is properly stretched from left to right side of my ...
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add Control on field date time

Is there a way to add a control on field datetime in schema.xml file without javascript and without c#. For exemple my date file cant be less than the current date . od date 2 must be more than date 1....
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How to get the email ID from the look up column in SharePoint workflow

I have a Lookup list which contain some information about user including emailID. Lookup column has been used in another list A . A workflow has been triggered in creating a item in list A. Now I want ...
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SharePoint List View Filter display 1 week

Our list has a view threshold of 20,000 items, which we usually reach every 12-15 days. Right now it's at 17,456 items and the oldest items are from December 7. So I want to create a filter to display ...
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Infopath to nintex

We are trying to move from Infopath to nintex. What is the best practise to handle the infopath fields that are not list columns. Should we promote all fields to columns?
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SharePoint 2010 CSOM/JSOM List.GetItems does not return all fields if the list has too many fields

While debugging an issue I realized that SharePoint 2010 CSOM/JSOM does not return all fields if the list has too many fields. For example, the code below fails on a list. But if I delete one of the ...
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Create custom List LINQ Expression

I have a list on SharePoint, where I am trying to load fields for this list like following: var lists = context.Web.Lists; context.Load(lists, n => n.Include(x => x.Title, ...
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Sharepoint 2010 how to export item URL to Excel?

I have a list of 8 items in SharePoint 2010 and I export them to Excel. How can I export item's URL so that when clicking the link on Excel spreadsheet, it can bring me back to the item in ...
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SP2013 - Need to check calculated field from another list

I needed to check the value of a choice field from ListA when displaying some form fields in ListB. Since choice fields are not available as LookUp fields, I made the value of the Choice field equal ...
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SharePoint Online - Content type and required field issue

I'm quite desperate so let me reproduce my issue on SharePoint Online. I'm using Content Type Hub and I've published all content types to site collections (around 30 of them). Most of them work just ...
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How to convert Linq expression representation to CAML query

I have some code to get the fields of a List with some Criteria. Web web = context.Web; List list = web.Lists.GetByTitle("Employees"); FieldCollection fieldCol = list.Fields; context.Load(fieldCol, ...
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How to set field readonly in one content type only?

In a list with two content types - both with the same field "Title", I need to make the field readonly in one of the content types, but not the other (in one the title is manually set, in the other ...
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A field drop down menu in a view appears in a different view

I have created two views from the same list. Both are on the same page. The views are stacked on top of each other. When I click to choose a selection from a a dropdown menu in the bottom view, the ...
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How can I look up the value in one list and return a value from a second list?

I have 2 lists. One has staff ID's and the other has staff ID's along with additional information. In the first list, I would like to create a 'lookup' column that looks at the staff ID in the first ...
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Can I change the rules for the url generation on new page

Is it possible to alter the rules that are used to generate the url slug from the Page title when a new page is created? Currently it replaces spaces with hyphens but leaves special characters (such ...
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Change look of choice in design form

I am looking to change how the display form looks. I have been searching for hours and don't know if what I am trying to accomplish is possible. When I have a choice field with check boxes it ...
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Force "Name" field in SP13 Library to be equal to '"Title"

As I understand, SP13 searches documents by document Title. When you upload some document to the library, you have to fill in "Name" and "Title" ( the same field twice). What I want to do is to ...
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Calculate time including IF column value

I have the basic time value formula, but I am having two problems; The first is with this Total Comp Time formula: =TEXT([Start Time]-[End Time],"h:mm") It does display the difference in time as ...
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How to retrieve the 'Status' for 'ContributeID = 149' without using 'ID'?

ID ContributeID Status 3 150 Pass 2 149 Fail 1 148 Pass Above is the data in a SharePoint List. How to retrieve the 'Status' for 'ContributeID =...
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Configure Hyperlink using calculated field to display in "Datasheet View"

We have a requirement to show hyperlink (URL underlying a text) in Datasheet view. Approach 1: We tried to create a hyperlink field and configured a WF to concatenate the URLs. It is working fine ...
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Updating fields display names in Schema.xml of list definition is not working

I have created a list and deployed it to the SharePoint site. (It is SharePoint 2010 on-premise, but I think the process is same the for 2010 and 2013) Later on client wanted to change the display ...
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List throttling in caml query

We have index set on a list column of type option. We have put row limit in the query as 5000 and also using queryposition. Still when we use this column in where clause of caml query getting error ...
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Error when adding Site Column to List - A duplicate field name "GUID" was found

I am trying to add Site column(already created site column) to a document library but getting the following error : "A duplicate field name "b8581e64-01d1-4bef-9af9-06d190583664" was found." Below ...
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How to set /auto populate Person/ Group field in SharePoint 2013 New/ edit forms using JavaScript?

How to set /auto populate Person/ Group field in SharePoint 2013 New/ edit forms using Javascript? I tried this code and its not working in 2013 <script type="text/javascript"> //fiedName is ...
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Remove all Invalid Fields from ALL Lists

I'm upgrading our sharepoint from 2007 to 2013 and I'm running into an issue where the Field type is not installed properly. Removing that column from one list is easy and can be done through the ...
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Get all items from a list without referring to them one by one

I would like to know if there is a way to get all items without referring one by one like I have done in my code? This code returns nothing. function onS() { var listString = ""; var Enum = ...
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Trouble using jQuery in page layout

I want to keep it short. Im trying to create a SharePoint template for WikiPages. In the EditMode the user or creator of a WikiPage should have the possibilities to fill out RichHTMLFields which are ...
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Find out which Content Type a field is associated with using PowerShell

I have added two Content Types to a List some of the Fields exist in both content types so I have got duplicate fields. The field which is added by the new Content Type is empty. Now I want to ...
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Move sharepoint library to another site

I want to move a SharePoint library (2010) to another sitecollection. The problem is that this document library has lookups to other lists, has fields/contenttypes (some were deployed in a solution, ...
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Custom Field get wrong display name on custom lists

I've declaratively created around a total of 50 custom fields. They are included in a content type. The problem is when i create a custom list that uses the content type the fields get a missmatch of ...
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How to insert value in Publishing LinkField using JQuery?

I want to save data into list but it gives me error when used following code. var item = { "__metadata": { "type": "SP.Data.ListNameListItem" }, "Hyperlink": { Url: $('[id$=txtLinksURL]').val(...
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Lookup Column of a List Column

I have a requirement for a project site in SharePoint. The Site will have: 1st List: a Stakeholders List with the names of people involved (people/group type) in the project and their Project Role (...
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Creating fields InternalName or StaticName

I'm looking to copy fields and views from one site to another. I get the message that column does not exist and believe its down to when they are created. I'm using the below to create a field list....
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Title field in sandboxed solutions

What would be a best practice concerning the Title field that gets added when creating a custom list based on a custom content type? The custom content type inherits Item, but is set with Inherit="...
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How to add Author field to document content type

I need to add field Author to MS Word document template for specific content type. Content type added to document library. Standard field Author located in list of library fields, but it is absent in ...
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