In this article I have explain how to save sharepoint list as template with or with out content to another sharepoint site
Open a sharepoint team site or publishing site. Navigate to add an app. Click on “Custom List” to add a list. Give a name and click on Create like below:
In the list, Here am added one more column for filling up some data. The list looks like below:
Now going to save the list as template. Click on list-> list settings from the ribbon. Then Click save list as template which is under Permissions and Management.
Also read: Convert an HTML page into sharepoint master page using Design manager in SharePoint serve 2013
Provide the filename and templatename. If you need this list with contents- > Check Include Content. Click on OK.
Then it will show successful message once it is done.
Now open list template gallery under site settings
Download the .stp file we create as a list template
So now am created one more site collection. Click site settings -> navigate to Web Designer Galleries -> Click List template
Click on Files tab in a top ribbon -> Click Upload
Uploaded the .stp file we already downloaded from some other site collection.
Navigate to Add an app -> Click CityDetailsList template to create
Now the list has been moved from one site collection to another site collection with content. Hope this will be helpful.