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Microsoft® SharePoint® Designer 2010 Unleashed by Kathy Hughes

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Modifying Columns

Columns are critical to view and list structure, and underpin sites (site collections), taxonomy, and search criteria. Choosing the column structure for a site’s lists and libraries is a fundamental part of upfront design in SharePoint planning and architecture. When you work with views, columns also play a critical part because the columns hold the data that users see when accessing a view in the Web interface. For further details on creating columns (and content types), see Chapter 9, “Working with Content Types and Columns.”

In this section, you see how to manipulate columns in a view, including modifying column name, and changing column ordering.

Modifying Column (Field) Names

Modifying column names in XLVs is not quite ...

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