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After following this tutorial, using XML for definition of content types, it didnt work.

Please help

The parent content type specified by content type identifier 0x0101000728167CD9C94899925BA69C4AF6743E does not exist

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Just wondering if you ever found a solution to this - I'm in a similar spot with SP 2007 and can't figure out how to create the custom contentTypes – TeckniX Dec 16 '10 at 21:29

You should specify INHERITS='TRUE' for parent contenttype

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Thanks, this saved me some time. – Kazetsukai Mar 2 '13 at 21:23
but where is the INHERITS? and what is parent contenttype? – user24455 Mar 18 '14 at 7:08

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