How to Add Site Column to a List in SharePoint
We have already explained the procedure to create new site column in our previous tutorial. The new site column can be used on any list/library in your SharePoint site collection. In this way, your time and energy needed for recreating list-centric columns gets saved.
This tutorial guides you through the stepwise process of adding a site column to SharePoint list or library. Rather than creating a raw column on the list, you will be adding an already existing site column to SharePoint list.
Following are the steps for adding site column –
Go to your team siteâ€™s main page.
Step 2 :-
Select Documents library
Step 3 :-
Click Library tab on ribbon
Step 4 :-
Select Library Settings option to get redirected to Library Settings page
Step 5 :-
Scroll down the page to get Columns section
Step 6 :-
Select the option that allows adding from already existing site columns. Now, you will be redirected to page â€śAdd Columns from Site Columnsâ€ť
Step 7 :-
From the drop-down â€śSelect site columns fromâ€ť, select Corporate Columns group
Step 8 :-
Select Corporate Regions filed
Step 9 :-
Click Add button
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Thatâ€™s how you can add a site column to your SharePoint list or library.