A List Template in SharePoint 2013 offers a nice method to deploy some sort of identical list across SharePoint implementation. Quite often there may be requirement of SharePoint 2013 list that requires frequent access across your organization.
So, instead of recreating that list again and again for use, you can make it into a template.
The next time onwards when you go to create a new list, you just need to select that template. It will thus save a considerable part of your valuable time that would have been otherwise spent in recreating the list.
Let’s take a look at the steps to follow for creating such a List Template in MS SharePoint.

Step 1 :

Go to Contacts > List


Step 2 :

Click List Settings


Step 3 :

Click “Save List as Template”


Step 4 :

Enter File Name, Template Name and Template Description in the space provided
Click Ok


Step 5 :

Once you see the message “Operation Completed Successfully”, click OK.
By following the steps mentioned above, you can easily create a List Template in SharePoint 2013. If you have any further questions or want to learn more about SharePoint, browse through our list of available SharePoint tutorials.


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