Learn about how a site column can be added.
- [Instructor] Before we start adding our own columns,…it's always a good idea to go and see…if they already exist in SharePoint.…For example, this is our leads list,…and we need to add contact information,…such as address and phone numbers.…Let's go check SharePoint and see if they already exist.…Let's start from the Homepage.…To view your existing site columns,…first click the tools menu.…And then select site contents.…In the upper right, there's a link that says site settings.…And site columns is in the web designer galleries.…
Remember, the site columns are grouped by content type,…so let's filter just for our contact information.…And looking here, I see quite a few fields…that I can go ahead and repurpose.…I don't need to reinvent the wheel.…Let's go ahead and add them to our list.…To add a site column,…first we need to go to the list settings.…So click the tools menu.…And then click list settings.…Let's scroll down and see what columns are already here.…
Currently, we have the event name and the dates…that they were created and modified.…
AuthorShari L Oswald
- Why automate your documents?
- Planning your templates
- Creating a template library
- Working with content types
- Setting up the template library
- Building document libraries
- Creating and customizing document sets
- Adding a document to a library
Skill Level Advanced
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SharePoint for Enterprise: Data Management (2018)with Phil Gold1h 45m Intermediate
2. Working with Site Columns
3. Working with Content Types
4. Setting Up the Template Library
5. Building Your Document Libraries
Creating a library1m 3s
6. Working with Document Sets
7. Adding Documents to a Library
Next steps1m 25s
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