Remove “Show More” in SharePoint Task List

Requirement: Remove “Show More” in SharePoint task list new and edit forms!

By default, SharePoint On-premises or SharePoint Online New task or Edit task forms displays only the first Four fields from the task list and when user clicks on “Show More” link, all other fields of the task list are displayed. 

sharepoint online task list form remove show more

How to Remove SharePoint task list remove show more in SharePoint Online?

To remove show more and display all fields of the task list, follow these steps:

  • Navigate to your Task list New form (such as: https://crescent.sharepoint.com/Lists/Tasks/NewForm.aspx) by clicking  on “New Task”.
  • From the Site settings gear icon, click on “Edit Page” >> Click on “Add a web part” link and then insert a “Script Editor” web part.
  • Click on “Edit Snippet” link on the web part and insert this CSS in the script editor web part, save and close the page.
<style type="text/css">

/* Remove "show more" Link */
.ms-formtable > tbody:last-child {
  display: none !important;
}

/* Show all fields in form */
.ms-formtable tbody {
  display: table-row-group !important;
} 

</style>

This removes show more in SharePoint task lists:

sharepoint task list remove show more

You can repeat the same steps to remove “Show more” from edit task form as well.

Salaudeen Rajack

Salaudeen Rajack is a SharePoint Architect with Two decades of SharePoint Experience. He loves sharing his knowledge and experiences with the SharePoint community, through his real-world articles!

One thought on “Remove “Show More” in SharePoint Task List

  • December 24, 2018 at 9:37 AM

    I truely appreciate the commitment you put into this blog and It’s always useful to read articles you present. Thanks, Ahmed

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