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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When to (and how to) use CQWP, DVWP with sensitive documents

We have a certain need. In a SharePoint site, sensitive documents are collected as attachments to lists that contain business task data. A group needs to see what the disposition of those documents is ...
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Question about Displaying Documents and the CQWP in MOSS 2007

My organization is in the process of converting our intranet over to a SharePoint solution. Part of this intranet will be the movement and organization of all our internal documents. Currently, we ...
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Content Query Web Part forgets that limit is not set?

I have a CQWP that shows content from a list. Initially the standard limit of 15 elements was applied but now the need was to show all. Problem is that only every 5 or 6 times the web part shows up ...
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Content Query Web Part only displays thumbnail images

I have a default Picture Library with some images in SharePoint 2013 online. I want to display a list of these images using the Content Query Web Part. This is working fine, except for the fact that ...
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Pass resource file values to web part settings

I've created a page layout which has a content by query web part embedded in it. I would like to have the CQWP pre-configured as much as possible so that the user doesn't need to make changes after ...
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Showing all newform.aspx of a certain content type in a dynamic list

How can I provide the following solution? on the 'home page' of a site collection, query all lists with a certain content type ('eForms') each list entry will be a link to the 'newform.aspx' of that ...
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CQWP Grouping a custom header with formatted date

Pulled this from the web and it seems to work for the most part. However... I have a calendar on a subsite. I want to display the events on the home page of the top level site and customize the ...
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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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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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Basic XSLT: Using contentquerymain.xsl for several CQWP's

Is there anyway of specifying a match condition to determine which CQWP is being 'passed through' the XSLT in main. Ultimately, I want to have a main.xslt file to serve several CQWP's but all must ...
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Missing Content Web Query web part in a my-site

On my-site I've created a wiki site and would like to make use of content-query-web-part, however when I Page > Edit > Insert > Web Part CQWP isn't among the available choices. Does it have ...
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CQWP or default list view webpart

I have bunch of document libraries for Sales site collection. These doc libs are by Year. These are going to be read only records. By default the list view displays everything. No filter needs to be ...
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“Web part references an untrusted XSL file” error

We're getting this error on a SharePoint 2010 web site when inserting a content query web part (CQWP) that uses a custom XSL file: The web part references an untrusted XSL file. Only XSL files ...
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Content Query Web Part modification issue

I am trying to display columns from 2 different lists in a site in CQWP. Most of the blogs and MSDN articles asks to modify the xslt file, ContentQueryMain.xsl and ItemStyle.xsl, for displaying ...
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Link a Content Query Webpart column to a meeting workspace

I have created a CQWP which queries a Meetings calendar. It groups the contents by month in date order and displays these columns: Meeting Date, Start Time, Meetings Title and Location. I would ...
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Sharepoint - Custom ItemStyle in a new file

how can I customize the presentation of a Content Query Web Part by modyfing the xsl it uses without touching ItemStyle.xsl but using a brand new .xsl file? I'm using MOSS 2007. Thanks
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How to package a CQWP With its required XSL files as a SP feature?

Is there a simple way to package a CQWP with its required XSL and CSS ( and maybe js) files as a feature? The scenario I have is that i have some components in a WCM page that are implemented as OOTB ...
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Content aggregation: Same document library in several subsites into one big document library in main site

Let's say I have a main site collection with three subsites each having one document library: MainSite SubSite1 (myDocLib) SubSite2 (myDocLib) SubSite3 (myDocLib) I want three subsites for ...
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Display a rich text column in a content query web part

Using SP2010, I have a list containing a column with rich text (i.e. contains html). I would like to display this column using a content query web part - but when I do, it displays the actual html, ...
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CQWP in sharePoint online public facing website

Is there a way to insert a CQWP to the page in SharePoint online public facing website?
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CQWP ItemStyle Divs are being nested

In short, sibling divs coded in my custom ItemStyle for use with a CQWP are being nested into each other. Stripped down to the essential structure I have <xsl:template ...
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Can't Design Content Query Web Part JavaScript News Ticker

I created a news list in SharePoint 2010 that shows news on the home page just like a news ticker with JavaScript. I used a content query web part to show news. This article is so useful, but doesn't ...
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Include announcement's from parent site in subsite announcements

I'm using Sharepoint Foundation 2010. I'm trying to include announcements from my parent site in my subsite's announcement list. Or atleast in a separate list/webpart above it. If its not possible to ...
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Has anyone embedded C# code in a SharePoint Content Query XSL?

Has any ever tried calling an embedded C# function from within content query XSL? Contrived example: The exception in the SharePoint log is: System.Xml.Xsl.XslTransformException: ...
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Set CQWP query to return just user documents, not built in files

I have created a out the box team site, and in a document library I have uploaded 3 files. (These files could be in different libraries) I have added a Content Query WebPart to my page, and set the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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 ...
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ContentByQueryWebPart, how to render a user with its presence?

In a custom Xsl file, used in a ContentByQueryWebPart, I would like to display some user fields with the presence indicator. If I put <xsl:value-of select="@Author"/>, I get only the display ...
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Displaying Custom List Items in Content Editor or Content Query Webpart

How to Display my custom list items in Content Editor or Content Query Webpart? In this Webpart how to make data as "scroll= up"? for Eg: News Scrolling in Home Page.aspx. If any one of the news is ...
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CQWP throwing security validation error when selecting list

I am currently building an intranet portal which is highly dependent on content query web parts. I am having an issue where when I go to select a list from the popup, it throws an error. The ...
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How to display a list across multiple sites?

I want to be able to create a customized list, "Test", on my main page, "Home" of SharePoint. I want to be able to link to that custom list, "Test", onto another site in the same collection, ...
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Data View Web Part pointing at multiple XML feeds/internal SharePoint lists

I am trying to put together a web part with a mixture of jQuery display functionality on a DataView web part. The idea is to have multiple sources of news feeds from both an internal SharePoint list ...
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How to be able to edit CQWP added to custom page in VS2010?

I deploy a custom welcome page for a site and on the page I have a content query web part. The problem I have is that I can't edit the web part once deployed. If I go edit page -> I can select the web ...
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SharePoint 2010 Main Summary Blog Page

Is there a way to get posts to roll off on the main summary blog page? Basically we don't want posts to keep displaying after so many days (i.e. they need to roll off once they reach the set ...
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CQWP - Sort items based on popularity

I've enabled Auditing in a list that keeps track of how many times an item has been viewed. I would now like to use a Content Query Web part to return a list of documents based on their popularity ...
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CQWP to query specific list without GUID

I would like to use CQWP to query from one Specific list and that is something we can achieve using following Property and like this " replace with </Lists> ]]>" This is good but if i export this ...
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SP 2010 - Web Part to display a list of pages from parent site filtered by metadata

I have a SubSite that I need to have a web part that will show a list of articles that are stored on the parent site. There is a metadata tag called "vendors" that each article is associated to. Is ...
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Inserting webpart in pagelayout

I have a custom webpart which inherits from the CQWP and I want to insert and configure it in one of my pagelayouts. I do this using SharePoint Designer and it's no issue inserting it. It's the ...
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Opening videos in browser with XsltListViewWebPart

I created a Document Center site which has its own Content Query Web Parts. When I upload a video file to this document center, the Content Query Web Parts are playing the videos in browser with modal ...
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SharePoint XSLT and FF + Safari

I'm currently working on optimizing a clients website for all big browsers (IE, FF, Safari, Chrome, Opera) and I've encountered unsolveable issues (for me at least) here regarding the CQWP & ...
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Content Query Web Parts are not showing up in pages with the Page Layout they are set to

I'am back again with another question. I have a Pagelayout and want to add a Content Query Webpart as Menu. I created a Webpartzone and added a Webpart. <WebPartPages:WebPartZone ...
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CQWP - Get Current Web URL

I am customizing the ItemStyle.xsl in SPD2010 for a CQWP crawling a whole site collection. I need to use the current web as a variable. I tried multiple options: Option #1 - use server variables in ...
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CQWP slots are not displaying

I wrote this code in itemstyle.xsl <xsl:variable name="AssistPrinEmail"> <xsl:value-of select="substring-after(@AssistantPrincipal1Email,',')" /> </xsl:variable> ...
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How to use the CQWP webpart to provide data to other web parts?

This might be foolish question, but I am new to the SharePoint 2010 environment. I want to fetch data from a SharePoint list using the CQWP web part. I then want to use this web part as the data ...