How To Remove Individual Checkboxes From SharePoint List View

Ever wanted to take away access from users selecting multiple list items in a list? Its actually a feature SharePoint uses out of the box in the view settings for the particular view.

  1. Click on your list
  2. Go to list settings
  3. Scroll to the bottom and choose your view under the views section
  4. Look for the section that says “Tabular View”Screen Shot 2015-11-18 at 1.51.16 PM
  5. Uncheck “Allow individual item checkboxes”
  6. Click save and on the view users won’t be able to select multiple items at once