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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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 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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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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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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Changing Web Part Query Link Color

I have 2 query web parts that pull some of the latest information throughout the site into the front page. Currently I have a script editor with the following code to set the background color for ...
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Display Web-part data on all pages

Still pretty new to share point. I'm trying to get the data of a web part to display on every page but don't know how. Any ideas on how I can do this. Thanks in advance.
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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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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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Display Template Render HTML in list item

I am building a display template for a CSWP. One of the properties is a multi-lined textbox and some HTML is stored with the actual data. How do I go about rendering this html in my display template? ...
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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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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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“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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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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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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CQWP error:- The web part references an untrusted XSL file

I've created Announcement CQWP. I've deploy wsp on local site root http://pc99 its working fine. but when I'm trying to use it on site http://pc99/sites/Test/Pages/Home.aspx It shows error: The ...
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How to add a content query web part into Page layout?

In each site there is a list called "Feedback". I want to create a custom page layout that will query the "Feedback" for certain condition (e.g. latest 5 rows that URL=xxx) and list at the bottom of ...
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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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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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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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Property ItemXslLink missing in exported CQWP

I'm trying to customize the fields dislplayed by CQWP and I'm following this article Displaying Custom Fields in a SharePoint 2013 Content Query Web Part When I export my CQWP to to add my ...
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Changing background color on content query web-part?

Is there any way to change the background color on the query web part shown above?
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Any way to hide webpart from dashboard from particular user group?

I wan give user group permission on list view web part ,and I have sharePoint foundation version for example: all item of list don't wan a see by user it only show to hr group but user created item ...
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XSLT and CQWP : EventDate is always empty

I am trying to create an xsl template for displaying a calendar and am having an issue pulling the event date out of the calendar items. Here is what I have: <xsl:template name="DateCustomStyle" ...
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How can I remove excess code in Content Query Web Part Body text on Home page?

I have a Content Query Web Part added to a SharePoint 2010 site home page. I've got it set to pull in all Announcements from all sub sites. I've set the content to pull in the Body content of the ...
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Sharepoint 2013 CQWP - Filter by Approval Status

I'm kind of stuck in a Content by Query Webpart. (Yes, i'm aware i'm on 2013, and yes, i could use Content by Search WebPart, but this is a standard edition, so no, finally i can't use CSWP) I would ...
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display Webpart Title on 2 lines

I have a little question for you: I would like to display Webpart Title in 2 lines. So, from My Superbe Webpart Title going to My Superbe Webpart Title Simple, right? So i tried it, but i ...
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jquery tabs and sharepoint 2013 CQWP

I'm using Jquery tabs to display some contents from a content query webpart (used this ...