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Change “Specify your own value” label to “Other” in SharePoint choice columns

Change “Specify your own value” label to “Other” in SharePoint choice columns

In classic list views/forms and on-premise environments, your choice columns allow you let users specify their own value. But the label is literally “Specify your own value:”. This can be changed. Note: If you’re using the modern experience, you don’t have this issue. To change the label, add the following script to your newform.aspx page, […]

Set multiple choices as default values for checkbox fields in SharePoint forms

I recently worked on a project for a client that needed 2/3 checkbox options checked by default on a new form. While not as straight-forward as other field types, it’s still certainly possible. Go to List –> List Settings (server/on-prem) or settings wheel –> List Settings (online/O365) Click the name of your checkbox/choice column to edit […]

How to remove the extra “Save” and “Cancel” buttons in a custom new item form in SharePoint

When you create a custom new item form in SharePoint Designer, you get a bonus set of “Save” and “Cancel” buttons automatically generated. One set at the top, and one set at the bottom (as generally seen on default forms). Chances are if you’ve created a custom new item form, you had other intentions for the space […]

How to make a Microsoft Flow mobile button to be emailed Microsoft Forms or SharePoint data as Excel link or attachment

Microsoft Flow mobile buttons are magical. One touch on your mobile device, and gears start turning to retrieve and deliver the data you need when and how you need it. Recently, I set out to deliver all Microsoft Forms responses to a recipient on-demand as an excel file using a Microsoft Flow mobile button they […]