Content Query is a Web Part that displays a dynamic set of items based on a query that you build by using a Web browser. You use the query to specify which items are displayed, and you can set presentation options to determine how those items are displayed on the finished page.

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CQWP resets to default

I am having problem using CQWP on one of my page. You know under "Query" in CQWP you get 3 options: Show items from all sites in this site collection Show items from the following site and all ...
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CQWP rendering items like http://site/Lists/item/2_.000

I have a content query webpart, it's rending item url as http://site/Lists/item/2_.000, I have to edit the webpart and remove the value of the Url Path, from the link field, then it will work fine, ...
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Content Query Web Part cannot use metadata with multiple values?

I have a metadata set which is part of a content type attached to multiple document libraries throughout my site collection. This metadata set allows multiple values. The metadata set isn't showing in ...
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2013 CQWP with tables and multiple link

I have an Item Style I created that displays items in more of a table list format rather than a linear one. I am also trying to display the Title link for the item as well as link for a hyperlink ...
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What is the best method to use your own itemstyle.xsl on a CQWP?

Im using sp2010. I have created programmatically a module where I copy my custom itemstyle.xsl. I named it customItemStyle.xsl. How can I programmatically set this customItemStyle.xsl file as default ...
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ContentByQueryWebPart and numeric field display as integer

I have a site column: <Field ID="{4BB20187-638A-47A6-96EF-FFE1CA5A9A2C}" Name="NumberOfPlacesRequested" CanToggleHidden="TRUE" StaticName="NumberOfPlacesRequested" ...
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Using CQWP to fetch workflow tasks from all sites

I am using CQWP to fetch workflow tasks from all sites in a site collection. I am trying to apply a filter where "Assigned To" is equal to "Approvers" but it is not working because "Approvers" is a ...
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How to set ItemStyle of content query web part programmatically?

I have added a content query web part from visual studio and I am displaying the data from a document library of root site. I want to set the ItemStyle property to Title and Description and assigne ...
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Unable to fetch data in CQWP programmatically

I have added a CQWP from visual studio. In that web part, I want to fetch the document names of the document library named "Sample Docs". My code for doing so is as follows: static void ...
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Why I dont see the Comments or Description in my Content Query WebPart?

I have created a new Content Query Web Part and didnt change the query. So I see all files on my site. I see only the title and there is an hyperlink on this title. But why I dont see the comments or ...
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I have created my own ItemStyleCustom.xsl file, how to use it for my CQWP?

SharePoint 2010. I have created my own item style file with the name ItemStyleCustom.xsl. How can I use it for my Content Query WebPart?
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CQWP Not returning results for all users

I have a content query web part on a home page of a site collection that displays the latest documents on all sites and sub sites. For the administrator account with full control and two test ...
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How to query data for CQWP?

I have added the CQWP successfully to the web part page programmatically. Now I want to query data for that web part i.e. I want to display the title of the file from the document library. My code ...
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How to add CCQWP programmatically in SharePoint 2010?

I need to add the Content Query Web Part programmatically in SharePoint 2010. I exactly don't know how to do that. I searched over the internet but not find the exact post anywhere. I got this post. ...
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How to format Date in Content Query Web Part?

I have a CQWP in which I am querying the data from a document library. ItemStyle being used is "Title and Description" Title displays the title of the Document and the in Description I have given a ...
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Possible to create an 'Updated!' icon similar to the 'New!' icon?

The company intranet I am developing in Sharepoint 2010 has news articles that can remain featured on the front page for a long time, but is updated regularly. Is it possible to set up an 'Updated!' ...
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Content Query Web Part select from more than one type of list/library

I have a CQWP that is pulling all recently added list items as a display of, "What's new" on a site collection. The problem I have encountered however is that the CQWP's query has to have a default ...
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CQWP-Opening Excel Links through XLViewer

Just wanted to get some help with this CQWP issue. So I have a CQWP that pulls Excel and other files from multiple document libraries based on a filter. The document libraries are set to open files in ...
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Configure Content By Query Web part to open office documents in client application

Is it possible to set up a CBQWP to open links to Office documents in the Client application? This is for an Office 365 SharePoint 2013 environment. I know you can enable the Site Collection feature ...
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Content By Query Web Part Exception

I have a particular situation with CBQWP on a page. Whenever I add a new CBQWP to the page, and click save, an SPWeb not closed exception is raised. I have nothing on this page, except two CBQWPs. As ...
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Error when trying to edit Content Query Web Part in SharePoint 2013

I have a CQWP on my publishing site welcome page. When I go to edit the web part, I get a "Sorry, something went wrong. An unexpected error has occurred." screen along with Correlation ID: ...
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How to connect two lists and produce customized reports

I have two lists. The first list, 'Suppliers', is a list of suppliers with the various contact information. The second is 'Ratings' this contains a lookup of the supplier name and various number ...
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how to display fields in site from content query webpart in sharepoint 2010

Hi I am adding a content query web part in one of my sites and in query property I am setting the required content type and its related property but I want to display the fields in the site from ...
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Custom CQWP XSL Group header from list item Lookup additional fields

I am looking to do a custom list view that I would think I could do through the CQWP. I am looking for an out put something like the following. Category 1 Body Text Body TextBody TextBody ...
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Is there any way in SharePoint to make a Content Query Web Part hidden if no content returns?

Right now I was trying to configure a content query web part so that if nothing returned from the query, the web part was hidden (or not returning at all). Title and everything included. Is there an ...
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CQWP bind sorting with query string

Is there a way to use PageQueryString in CQWP to control the sort order and sort by behavior? I am trying to implement this kind of sortable and filterable table with pagination: Would it be ...
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CQWP for set of libraries (instead of items)

I have a Team Collaboration site which has multiple document libraries. I have created a custom content type, so the team members can add more libraries in future. Since the set of document libraries ...
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Group template in Header.xsl not working

I have the following template in Header.xsl file: <xsl:template name="MyList" match="*[@GroupStyle='MyList']" mode="header"> <div class="row"> <div class="columns large-4 ...
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Library name in Content Query Web Part

I am fetching items from all Form libraries in a site collection and displaying name, Document Id (service is enabled in site collection features) and name of the person who submitted the form: Form ...
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Not able to add column in content query webpart

I have one root site and three sub - sites each contains document libraries in it. I put the content query web-part in the root site querying to the sub-site's document libraries. My problem is that ...
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“Detail” column not being displayed from List

I have two lists: News Events Both lists contain the following two columns: Title (Single line of text) Detail (Multiple lines, Plain text) I am displaying News on News.aspx page using ...
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2010 CQWP “Fields to Display” - How to leave “Link” field blank and have some list entries with no URL?

(My apologies for the terrible wording of the question) So this question might seem a bit odd, but I am doing work for a front-end publishing user and I set up a very basic list (title field, URL ...
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Extend SP 2010 Picture Library Slideshow webpart

I have picture library at the root site which feeds input for OOTB Picture Library slideshow webpart. I have a requirement to have Slideshow webpart on subsites as well with the same pool of pictures ...
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How to change the order og display in content query webpart

I'm using on CQWP webpart in my page and configured it to get the announcement from site colletion and its subsite. So, I grouped them as site and had to choose accending/decending order. But I want ...
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Content Query Web Part as “latest updates”, does not refresh/show all documents

I'm trying to create a "Latest Update" section, that shows the latest updates on a site (new documents and presentations that are uploaded or Changed). Right now I'm using the Content Query Web Part ...
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Contentbyquery web part is not filtering on content type

I have 5 document libraries on my site collection. 3 of them have content types enabled, and all content types begins with the same id. 2 of those are the standard sharepoint document librraries ...
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new list added - to show in Content query web part (CQWP)

How Content Query Web Part (CQWP) will be able to show new list added to its output? By default it cann't show new list but how to customize this?
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How can I add a “new item” link to the bottom of a CQWP

I assume its the itemStyle.xsl that I need to customize, but what is the code to add a "new Item Link to the bottom of a Content Query Web Part that takes you to the modalDialog for a new list item? ...
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Update list content using a web part

I'm currently displaying content from a list using a webpart, is it possible to update the content of this list using the webpart ? I would prefer to use an 'out of the box' web part. How can I ...
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Get Day of Week in Content Query Web Part

I am trying to create a CQWP of a Calendar List and trying to show the "Day of the Week" like "Monday", Tuesday, ect. from the "EventDate" (which is the Start Date). I'm having trouble with the xslt ...
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When a CQWP returns no results, zones are shifted

On my main landing page of SharePoint, I'm using a few CQWPs and the Blank Web Parts Page layout. One will show your upcoming tasks, one will show the projects you're a member or lead of, etc. I have ...
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Self Referencing Related Documents Library Through Lookup Column

I am trying to create a single document library that links to documents in the same library in SharePoint 2010 Server. I've created a multi-value lookup column that references the same library to ...
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CQWP Multiple Value People Field Filter

I'm on SP2013. I have a content type called Projects with a multi-valued People field called Project Members and two single-valued People field called Project Lead and Client Sponsor. I'm trying to ...
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Show new item notification on Content Query Web Part

I have a Content Query Web Part in the home page of my site root that points to a announcement list in a sub site. Is it possible to also show the new item notification image as the announcement ...
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How to use the OuterTemplate.CallPresenceStatusIconTemplate template properly?

I'm customizing a ContentByQueryWebPar instance by creating a custom itemstyle.xsl file. In this file, I defined a custom template, with one slot : <xsl:if test="@DisplayedAuthor != ...
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Possible to add XSLT to CQWP through UI?

Using C#, I am inserting web parts into web part zones programmatically and styling them. More specifically, I'm inserting CQWP's and assigning XSLT files to them. I'm now wanting to allow users to ...
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CQWP rating control not working

I have got CQWP to display the rating control for items in a video library. I used fldtypes_Ratings.xsl to call the template in my custom Itemstyle.xsl. I managed to show the starts but its not ...
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Splitting ItemChildCount

Does anyone know how to just return the # of replies value from the built in SP field ItemChildCount? It seems to store the values as a delimited string with the ID of the item associated as a reply ...
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In a ContentByQueryWebPart, how to generate a link to the item's display form?

I'm building a custom Xsl to customize the rendering of a ContentByQueryWebPart. This webpart is targeting pictures In the results, I would like to generate a link to the corresponding dispform.aspx, ...
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How Do I OrderBy ItemChildCount in a ContentQueryWebPart

I'm trying to order items in a content query web part from a discussion board by the number of replies to each item (ItemChildCount). Is there an easy way to go about this? Any help would be greatly ...