SharePoint Document Merge List Column Name Checker

In some cases you may see incorrect output information with your merge fields or place holders because you are entering a URL Encoded field name.

Example: «Employee%5Fx003a%5FLast%5Fx0020%5FName»

Use the following tool to decode the field name:

The actual SharePoint list column internal name is ‘Employee_x003a_Last_x0020_Name’

You can also see the actual internal name on hover of the field from list settings in your browsers status area.

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