Create choice columns with formatting in Microsoft Lists

New SharePoint Feature

From Microsoft Corporation

MC223567, Stay Informed, Published date: Oct 6, 2020
New feature, User impact

Columns help your users group, categorize, and track information in a list or library in SharePoint. With this update, your users will be able to create choice columns with formatting.

This message is associated with Microsoft Roadmap ID 67097

When this will happen 
We will begin rolling this out in mid-October 2020 and expect to complete the rollout the end of October 2020.How this will affect your organization

Items within a Choices column, for both lists and libraries, will support single, multi-choice, and manual fill as you add items.


New choice creation with formatting includes color selection via a color palette

Users will see updated formatting immediately and can update and remove choice fields as well as earlier formatting options.What you need to do to prepare

You might consider updating your end user training and documentation. Learn more: