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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Can't read Enhanced Rich Text field value from CQWP

I'm trying to read the value of a multi-line, enhanced rich text field from a content query web part using a custom ItemStyle template in SP 2010. Even though it has a value, it keeps coming back as ...
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Can I dynamically filter CQWP results using value from a Cookie?

I am able to filter the CQWP Results using the query string by using the keyword (PageQueryString) (reference: ...
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Sharepoint - CQWP to point to current site

In an ONET.XML file I build a page with a CQWP. The CQWP has a WebUrl property is there a way to set this to alway be the the current web? I tried this but it didn't work.s ...
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Content Query Web Part - No Results

How can I setup the display for a content query web part when no results are returned?
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Best 2010 Content Query Web Part

There are already a whole lot of query/roll up webparts from 3rd party vendors on the market. Evaluating each on of these though is very time consuming. I'd therefore appreciate anybody sharing their ...
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How do I exclude list items created by certain users with the Content Query Web Part?

I have a custom list created in SharePoint 2007 and displayed by a Content Query Web Part. I would like to: Show all items to general admin users except those items created by two users. The two ...
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Content query web part group by sort

When I enable grouping in the CQWP I can sort in either ascending or descending order based on the values in the field by which I'm grouping. How do I customize that sort order? For instance, let's ...
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How to specify [Now] in content query web part

I currently have a content query web part that has a filter on it to show items that have a published date less than or equal to [Today] and it works great. The problem is I'd like to change this ...
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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 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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Use Managed metadata with the Content Query Web Part?

I'm trying out the Content Query Web Part in Office 365. However, I want to use Managed metadata as a criterion to filter on, but I don't see any of the Managed metadata columns I have created in ...
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Limiting a view based on authentication

I am attempting to solve/plan a strategy for a business using SharePoint 2010. They have data from multiple external databases. I would like to display this data in a report based on the current ...
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jQuery - How would you display / hide content with a radio button based on a date?

I current have a list of items being pulled through in a Content Query Web Part. Onload, I would like to display the items from today onwards, and for this to be a radio button selected onload. The ...
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List view web part to display all item from document folder in subsites (SharePoint 2010)

How can I achieve that I can display all the documents from the document libraries from all the site collections sub sites? (Actually I only need to show the onces that where changed lately.) It ...
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Help xsl formatting help needed

I am creating this http://demo.webdeveloperplus.com/featured-content-slider/, image rotator in where data will be pulled automatically from a custom list. Need help with markup, as current markup ...
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Creation of a “Attend” button under each Event

I would like to ask if somebody could advise me how to create an "Attend" button in the Event form which appears when clicking on an Event. The goal is that there is a list of participants visible ...
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How to display document approval status in a content query web part?

I have this XSLT to display document title and approval status <xsl:template name="DocumentStatus" match="Row[@Style='DocumentStatus']" mode="itemstyle"> <xsl:variable ...
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Internal Name not working in Content Query Web Part on SPS2007

I'm trying to get and display list columns in the Content Query Web Part. Unfortunatley, some of these column names are like "WEC_ArchiveDate" or "My Categories". So I find the internal SharePoint ...
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Content Query Web Part additional filters

I've been working on a SharePoint intranet implementation and have been trying to use the CQWP to aggregate a number of announcement lists throughout our site on the homepage. I've been using the ...
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Customize Content Query Web using Internal Names not guides

I am trying to configure the Content Query Web Part to show my custom fields defined in the underlying content type. The following code snippet is placed in a custom template in the ItemStyle.xsl ...
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Publish content from a subsite to the parent

I'm trying to work out if I can publish page content from a subsite upto the parent site. I want departments to have their own subsite where the manager can enter what's happening on the department ...
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How do I create a custom calendar using the Custom Content Query Webpart?

I currently have two sites right now, a Parent Team Site and a sub team Site. I am trying to use the content query webpart to pull the Calendar entries from the sub team Site into the Parent Team ...
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CQWP display custom field from all lists in subsite

I am trying to build a CQWP to display custom fields on list items from several lists in a subsite. So far i have configured the CQWP.webpart file to display the custom field when i query by "Show ...
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XSL returning only XML result

I'm attempting to use a Content Query webpart to display a calendar but instead of getting a styled result I get an XML result that looks like this: <dsQueryResponse> <Rows> ...
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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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Linking publishing's xsl files?

I'm working on customization of some ContentByQueryWebPart. This customization consists in defining custom contentquerymain.xsl and itemstyle.xsl file. However, from one customization to another, ...
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CQWP - dynamically setting the list

I have a Webpart that extends the content query webpart, that is currently pointed to List X. On the click of a button I want that webpart to be changed to point to List Y. This seems like a very ...
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how to use custom web part properties in CQWP

I have extended the CQWP and have several custom web part properties. One is a text field named "Header" and I would like to use it for a header in my CQWP. I know that I need to edit ItemStyle.xsl ...
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SP2010: Strange Content Query Web Part Behavior - Inconsistent results between users

I'm experiencing some very strange behavior with a content query web part. The web part uses no customised XSL, and is a simple query of "All sites in this site collection, from a Document Library, ...
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Visual Upgrade and CQWP

We have upgraded two similar farms (one development and one test). The branding/design is identical and both farms are using Visual Upgrade. The farms have different versions of ...
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SharePoint Content Query Web Part Group By, expand/contract

On my SharePoint 2007 site, I have a custom list. This list has a column "status" (with values "open" and "closed"). I can create a view on the list that groups by "status", and the view creates nice ...
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aggregate data source and pseudo join?

Is it possible to use the aggregatedatasource to show all "parents" and theirs "children" where at least one "children" is created by the current user ? To be more clear, imagine the following : ...
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Debugging XSLT in Visual Studio 2010 [closed]

I'm trying to debug XSLT for CQWP. I followed this guide. So I'm able to retrieve the XML, and link the files temporarily together using xsl:import. But then Visual Studio can't find the schema for ...
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SharePoint 2010 CQWP and Managed Metada columns

I am trying to use a content query web part on SharePoint 2010 Server and filter on site columns of type "Managed Metadata". These columns do not show up int the available columns drop down in the ...
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How to format the date column in itemstyle.xsl

I'm editing the itemstyle.xsl to produce my own styling for a Content Query Web Part (CQWP) as follows: (NB - 2 laternative lines of code are shown as (A) and (B) <xsl:template name="MyNewStyle" ...
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How to get all the list names in a site from the client side?

I try to dynamically get the names of all the lists in my site using a content query web part, but apparently a CQWB can only retrieve the items in the list, but not the list name? I'm wondering how ...
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content query web part versus custom web part

In a publishing site, I want to create a webpart that display the result of a query with a custom display (a kind of rotator). As the goal of the web part is to be reusable and must be quite simply ...
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How to use Content Query by query string parameters

I need my Content Query Web Part to show some content which depends on a Value of a property. Now I had no problem doing it "statically", putting in the properties the filter like: Column is equal to ...
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Any ideas why an internal name for column begins with _x0040_Active

Content query webpart not picking field value because internal column name appears as _x0040_Active
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How to embed a CQWP into a master page or DelegateControl

I'm looking for a way to embed a pre-configured Content Query Web Part into a master page. In short, I have a SharePoint:DelegateControl on the master page and I want to plug the web part into it by ...
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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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How to show items from only two libraries with Content Query Webpart

Salvete! I have two document libraries, and want to display the contents of both libraries in one view. Can I do this with the Content Query Webpart? Is there a way to make it display in the same ...
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Add jQuery to Custom CQWP to make scrollable - SP2010

So if I create a custom cqwp (by that I simply mean customizing the view by adding fields to webpart and modifying the xslt in itemstyle), can I apply jquery after the fact to limit the size the ...
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OOB CQWP messes up dropdowns background in IE9

Create a new publishing site Drop a CQWP onto a page, you dont even need to configure it Click SiteActions menu Problem: The background for the menu becomes transparent! I only have this issue in ...
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Is the @ symbol always necessary in the SharePoint ItemStyle XSLT?

I'm working on a project in which I've made a new webpart which inherits the CQWP. In the codebehind I send some additional values, which isn't present in the lists (meaning there are no columns ...
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How to set CSS class of a ContentByQueryWebpart?

Is there any way to specify a CSS class for a Content Query web part? I tried setting its CssClass property but it didn't do anything.
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Custom CQWP itemstyle with link to library

I was wondering if it is possible to somehow create a new itemstyle which has a link to the library where the items in the content query is located? Example: First ListItem Second ListItem Third ...
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How do I render a Reusable Content item from a page template?

In a SharePoint publishing site, what do I need to include in my layout file to make it render the Reusable HTML from a specific item in the Reusable Content list?