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Is it possible to have different column settings for different folders within a document library?

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Can you have specific column settings for specific folders?

 

Or do the column settings apply to the entire library?

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You can only do this if you have different Content Types you can use to create your folders
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Best Response confirmed by madame206 (Occasional Contributor)
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@madame206 ,

 

Most columns settings apply to the library.

The only thing you can set for columns on folders is default value.

 

 

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Do you mean that the column settings can only be set for the entire library and not for individual folders within the library @Martin Coupal ?

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@madame206 Yes, but like I said, folders in the library enable you to set different default values for any columns in the library.

 

What kind of column settings would you like at the folder level?