How to Enable Quick Edit in SharePoint Online?

Problem: SharePoint Online quick edit missing!

How to Enable Quick Edit in SharePoint Online? 

Here is the troubleshooting checklist to fix quick edit missing issue in SharePoint Online.

  1. Check if Quick Edit is Enabled: To enable quick edit in SharePoint Online, you need to navigate to: List Settings >> Advanced settings page >> Scroll down and under quick edit option, choose "Yes" and then click OK.
    SharePoint Online quick edit missing

  2. Remove the Group By: If you have Group by enabled in your list views, You got to remove it! If you group list or library items in SharePoint Online, quick edit option is disabled. remove "Group By" selection by setting it to none.
  3. Change the View style to default: Changing view style to "Shaded", "Newsletter" or something else disables Quick Edit. Change it to "default" in view settings.
  4. Enable 'Allow individual item" check boxes: In view settings make sure, "Allow Individual Items Check boxes" is enabled.    sharepoint 2013 quick edit this control is currently disabled
  5. Calculated columns won't work in quick edit.
  6. If you have multiple lines of text field, make sure its set to plain text. Otherwise, You won't be able to edit the filed value in Quick edit.

If quick edit missing in SharePoint On-premises, refer: Fix: Quick Edit Disabled in SharePoint Issue

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