Confused by Column Validation? You’re not alone!

If you have no clue what column validation is, don’t worry–this is the article you’ve been looking for. Let’s start by first defining the two words: Column. A column happens to be synonymous with field. Fields are where data is stored in a table. In this case, columns are simply fields in the Microsoft SharePoint/Office 365 environment. Validation. To ensure compliance. In short, column validation is the process of ensuring that the data entered into fields complies with the requirements. Some common examples including