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Rest list ID to 0

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In a modern sharepoint team site, how do you reset a list ID value back to 0. During development i have created a number of records which i now need to delete and start again from 0.

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Best Response confirmed by Stuart_Jolley (Occasional Contributor)
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@Stuart_Jolley It's not possible to re-set the ID of a list. Once you've got the list created with its views and you've tested it then go to Site contents and click +New and select List. In the screen that appears, select From an existing list. This will then open up your sites and all the lists to which you have access. Select your site and the original list and click Create. A new empty list will be created with all the views from the source list.

 

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@Stuart_Jolley  You can't but with the new list creation release recently you can easily create a new list based on an existing one. If the path should be kept then delete your original list and recreate a new list based on your copy with the appropriate name\path and you will get a brand new list starting with ID 0.