Allow or prevent custom ordering of items

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This feature is not available for all lists.

  1. On the page that displays the list, click Modify settings and columns . If the list is in a Web Part, click the list name in the Web Part title bar first.

  2. Under Views , do one of the following:

Change an existing view

  • Click the view name in the View (click to edit) column.

Create a view

  1. Click Create a new view .

  2. Click the type of view you want to create.

  3. On the Create View page, in the Name section, type a name for the view.

  4. If youwant the new view to be the default view, select the Make this the default view check box.

  • In the Sort section, under Allow users to order items in this view , select the option you want. If you don't see this option, it is not available for the type of list you are working with.

  • At the bottom of the page, click OK .