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  Asked By: Charmaine    Date: Sep 25    Category: Sharepoint    Views: 980

I have a list that was created on a dev site called Support FAQs, I
saved it as a template, downloaded it and uploaded it to the prod site
it the List Templates and when I go to create the list on prod it does
not show up, why?



8 Answers Found

Answer #1    Answered By: Bhavesh Doshi     Answered On: Sep 25

List templates  are often specific to not just the list  itself, but also
to the site  template used to create  the site containing the source list.
Was the target site created  using the same site template  as the source?

Answer #2    Answered By: Elisa Santos     Answered On: Sep 25

Probably not.........................

Answer #3    Answered By: Royce Orr     Answered On: Sep 25

Probably not the same site  template, how can I get it to come up?

Answer #4    Answered By: Laura Walker     Answered On: Sep 25

You'll have to recreate the list  I'm afraid, I don't think there's any
way to tweak the list template  itself to make it appear.

Answer #5    Answered By: Nina Banks     Answered On: Sep 25

when you import  the list  from a template  sharepoint will create  the list with a
different ID. so u need get the that ID and open the site  in SPD to change the

Answer #6    Answered By: Renee Murray     Answered On: Sep 25

And how do you that????????????????????????

Answer #7    Answered By: Harshini Raju     Answered On: Sep 25

Ok, so the Feature ID of the list  seems to be the problem, on imported
lists that work start with {00BFEA71-E717-4E80-AA17-D0C71B360101}

Ones that don't come up start with

How I change this ID to the Feature ID that would work?

Answer #8    Answered By: Christop Mcfadden     Answered On: Sep 25

1. Open your site  in designer.
2. Open the list  and search for the old Id in the source. Replace with the new

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