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"Person or Group" Field Default Value

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 03, 2010    Points: 0   Category :SharePoint


I have a "Person or Group" column being used to indicate an Assigned To value for our application. I would like the value of that column to default to the current user's name - in other words, the person submitting the new list item will be the assignee by default (and has the option to change it).


I tried doing this through SharePoint Designer by placing [Me] in some value attributes, but it's not working.


Is there some way to accomplish this?






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