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Hide columns / fields in SharePoint

Hi friends ,
If you want to hide columns / fields without writing codes & without any script, My article will help you to do the same. Just to start, open your SharePoint List & click on list setting button. Then click on “Advanced Setting”. In the Content Type section, set yes for “Allow management of content types?” & press OK. Now go back to list setting and you will see an new section called “Content Types”. You will get list of content types here. Click on “Item”. You will all fields / columns Click on the column name , which you want to hide, in my case I am going to hide column “Planned End Date”, You will see field detail form. Click on the “Hidden (Will not appear in forms)” and press OK. Now check your all three forms New, Edit and display. You won’t see the field.

Close Model Dialog Box in SharePoint 2010

Hi ,

If you want to close your open dialog box, you can use below given scripts :

To send cancel result on the parent form :
SP.UI.ModalDialog.commonModalDialogClose(SP.UI.DialogResult.cancel,'Your Message Here'); 

also you can use this script to send Cancel result message on the parent form :

To send OK result on the parent form from current form :
SP.UI.ModalDialog.commonModalDialogClose(SP.UI.DialogResult.OK, 'Your Message Here'); 

also you can use this script to send commit result message on the parent form :

You can use this script in your programming to close the model dialog box in SharePoint 2010

How to change the existing Window Membership Provider to Claims Based Authentication in SharePoint 2010?

$WebAppName = "http://yourWebAppUrl"
$wa = get-SPWebApplication $WebAppName
$wa.UseClaimsAuthentication = $true

$account = "yourDomain\yourUser"
$account = (New-SPClaimsPrincipal -identity $account -identitytype 1).ToEncodedString()
$wa = get-SPWebApplication $WebAppName
$zp = $wa.ZonePolicies("Default")
$p = $zp.Add($account,"PSPolicy")



Source :

Extend a Web application that uses Windows-claims authentication (SharePoint Server 2010)