• What is Column Formatting?
• How can Column Formatting be used?
• Where can you apply Column Formatting?
• How does Column Formatting compare?
• Useful Links
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Update the look and feel of the
content and the HTML.
Apply mathematical calculations
using content between columns in
the same row.
Consume data from other sites &
services that provide repeatable
patterns for providing data.
What is Column Formatting?
Column Formatting allows you to use JSON to customize how SharePoint
Site Columns are displayed in Lists, Libraries and Web Parts
• Site Column – Site Collection or Web (SubSite)
–All lists or libraries using this column will inherit the Column Formatting
• List Column
– Only the list where the Column Formatting enhancement was added
will be affected
Where can you apply
Site Column Formatting
JSLink NO YES N/A YES YES
YES NO YES YES-ISH YES*
YES NO NO NO NO
• Column Formatting Documentation
• Column Formatting GitHub Samples
• Chris Kent Column Formatter: Web Part
• Use existing Samples
•Column Formatter (Web Part) – Chris Kent
•VS Code and using Intellisense
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