Autocomplete lookup provides a way to increase productivity working with lookup type fields in SharePoint forms. Autocomplete lookup allows users to lookup data with typing just a fragment of text. Autocomplete lookup can be configured to search in several columns from a lookup list, for example, you can search a company by company code or company name. Autocomplete lookup can be configured to display several lookup data fields, for example, full address and city besides company name and code.
- Easy and efficient way to look up information: you have to type just a few characters to start autocompleting that searches information in several lookup fields - Allows to configure searching in several columns from a lookup list; you can set up different display fields from the lookup list and you can change this any time with no hassle - Does not use custom field type - Optimal with large lookup lists –it can be configured to use AJAX calls or to use cached - Customizable CSS. - SharePoint Online, Office 365, SharePoint 2010,sandbox