Month: November 2006

SharePoint 2003: Setting MultiChoice Fields Programmatically

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When using a choice field in SharePoint 2003, you may want to allow multiple values to be selected via checkboxes. When doing so, the field becomes type MultiChoice behind the scenes (different to a Choice type). To set…

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SharePoint 2003: How choice / lookup options are populated

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In SharePoint 2003, the way fields are rendered is determined by RenderPatterns in the FLDTYPES.XML file. Render patterns are xml specifications for how a field should be rendered. Most field types (e.g. text, dates etc) don’t need to…

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