can i add this new column type to specifc site collections only

Jul 17, 2015 at 3:53 PM
thanks for providing this useful site column. but i have the following questions:-
  1. now i have a web application that contain 3 site collections.
  2. and i need this new column type to be available to only one site collection .
  3. but if i run the following command :-
    stsadm.exe -o addsolution -filename C:\NY.Autocomplete.LookupField.wsp
    stsadm.exe -o deploysolution -name NY.Autocomplete.LookupField.wsp -immediate -allowgacdeployment

    then the new column type will be added to all the site collections ? so can you adivce on this please, i f there is a way to add this new column type to specific site collection only or this is not possible ?
Coordinator
Jul 20, 2015 at 5:14 AM
No it is not possible to restrict it to a single site collection or web application. The custom columns are available farm wide. See this for more information:
Custom Column Global Vs Web Application Deployment