Changing the URL of a list

Keeping it simple today, to change the URL of a list:

With SharePoint Designer
  1. Open up SharePoint Designer
  2. Connect to the site
  3. Click on All Files
  4. Find the name of the list
  5. Right click on the list click on Rename

The URL of the list will now also be changed.

If links to this list are not updated automatically:

  1. Navigate to the list settings in the browser
  2. Click on Title, Description and Navigation
  3. Without changing anything click on save

The links to the list should now be updated as well.

With Windows Explorer
  1. Navigate to the list in the browser
  2. Open the list up in Explorer view
  3. Click on the site name in the path
  4. Change the name of the folder that represents the list

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