SharePoint 2016: Missing Issue Tracker List

Can't Find Issue Tracker List In SharePoint 2016
In this post, I am going to solve the below issue

Missing Issue Tracker List in SharePoint 2016

Missing Issue Tracker List in SharePoint 2016

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Missing Issue Tracker List In SharePoint

In SharePoint 2016, specifically, in a SharePoint Publishing Site. I tried to create an Issue Tracker list by following the below steps:

  • Open the SharePoint site.
  • Click on the “Site Setting” gear Icon, Click on “Add an App“.
Add Issue Tracker list In SharePoint
  • Search for “Issue Tracker list“, But I can’t find it as shown below
Missing Issue Tracker List in SharePoint 2016

Why I can’t find Issue Tracker List In SharePoint

This issue usually occurs if:

  • The current SharePoint site template is “Publishing Template“.
  • The “Team Collaboration Lists” feature is not activated.

By default, the “Team Collaboration Lists” is not activated in the SharePoint Publishing site.


Team Collaboration Lists

Team Collaboration Lists feature includes:

Lists
  • Issue Tracker List.
  • Announcement List.
  • Discussion Board List.
  • Links List.
  • Contacts List.
  • Calendar list.
  • Tasks List.
  • Promoted Links List.
  • Survey List.
  • External List.
Libraries
  • Document Library.
  • Form Library.
  • Wiki Page Library.
  • Picture Library.

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Activate Team Collaboration Lists Feature

  • Open “Site Settings”.
  • Below “Site Action”, Click on “Manage Site Features”.
Manage Site Features In SharePoint
  • Search for “Team Collaboration Lists”, Click “Activate”.
Activate Team Collaboration List In SharePoint 2016
  • Go back to “Site Content”, Add a new app.
  • The team collaboration lists should be shown now.
Team Collaboration Lists in SharePoint 2016
  • Search for “Issue Tracking” list, it should be listed.
Can't Find Issue Tracker List In SharePoint 2016

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Applies To
  • SharePoint 2019.
  • SharePoint 2016 / SharePoint 2013.
Conclusion

In conclusion, we have learned how to show the “Missing Issue Tracker List in SharePoint“.

Additionally, we have explored the Lists and Libraries in the “Team Collaboration Lists” feature in SharePoint 2016.

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