SharePoint list schema force checkout & checkin

If you creating a list definition and you want the list to force the user to checkin & checkout listitems, you can do this by adding this attribut ForceCheckout=”True”

You put it in the <List> tag at the beginning. It will say that it is not declared attribute, but it will work. Try it yourself.



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Karsten Schneider
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He is Consultant for SharePoint Solutions for collaboration, communication and business processes. He provides his customers applications based on standard features as well as development or combining the power of several microsoft tools like Dynamics CRM. In his free time he tries to collect tipps and worthy experience in this blog.

1 Comment

  1. Hi Karsten,

    I need to manage a custom list with checkin/checkout functionalities. Do you know how I can do it?

    Thanks in advance

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