I ran into a list without the "delete" link available in settings. Deletion also failed in designer. Afterwards, I was able to delete the list using the following code.
$sp = get-spweb "https://localhost/" $list = $sp.lists.TryGetList("list") $list.allowdeletion = $true $list.update()
It may take longer than expected for this operation to run!
In order to strip out columns from lists, you may still need to retain that data. Feel free to use the following sample code.Read More >
Sometimes you need a more dynamic means of changing things on a form in SharePoint. Sometimes you need to create an interface that is less "SharePoint-y". Using REST in conjunction with a library like AngularJS might be the route to go in these situations.Read More >
When attempting to recreate a list using the template method, I found that the template did not populate.Read More >