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Create SharePoint list or document library (SharePoint 2013)

This activity creates a new SharePoint list or document library using specified template.

SharePoint Workflow Designer Phrase

Create list with the following name and the following description using Generic list template on current site. Display on Quick Launch No. Save created list url in Variable: new list url variable.


Input parameters

Parameter Description Example
The following name Name of the new SharePoint list The title of the new list. The maximum length is 255 characters.
The following description Optional. Description of the new list or library. My custom list
Generic list Predefined list of available templates. Default value is Generic list corresponds to Custom list in SharePoint. Generic list, Document Library, Links, Survey, etc.
Current site Optional. The URL of a source SharePoint site. If the value field is empty, current site will be used. https://contoso/SiteUrl; https://contoso/Sites/SiteUrl; [%Workflow Context:Current Site URL%]/subSite
Display on Quick Launch Optional. Yes if the list appears on the Quick Launch area of the homepage; otherwise, No. Yes No
Variable: new list url Set by this activity. The complete URL where the list should be created or empty value if create list in the current site. Example: http://server01