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Does anyone know of a limitation that would prevent a developer from creating a new Content using the Survey Content Type as a base?

We are hoping to add a few columns to that base Survey List.

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This does not answer your question directly but we extended the project task list via code and that worked very well. I think that it is the safest way when dealing with out-of-the-box lists.

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Was that a 'Project Task' or 'Task' that you extended from? – ChiliYago Aug 11 '11 at 18:35
Project Tasks lists on SharePoint 2010. – Bernd Rickenberg Aug 11 '11 at 18:52

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