Enable Like on List Items

In this article we can see how to enable Like on List items.

Like

Like is a Micro blogging feature of SharePoint 2013. Although it is disabled for list items by default, we can enable it through list settings.

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Create List

To start with, create a new list & add few items into it as shown below.

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Now go to the list settings. You will see the Rating settings as shown below.

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Choose the following options there.

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Save changes and come back to the list. You should see the Like link now.

Testing Like

You can click on the Like link to test it.

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Now the Like link converts to unlike while also displaying the Total Like count.

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Now the Like link converts to unlike while also displaying the Total Like count.

This demonstrates the usage of Rating Settings to enable like item for a list item.

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We can use the Like functionality to enable user-voting on multiple choices.

References

https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/jj219700.aspx

Summary

In this article we have seen how to enable Like button for list items.

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