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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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 ...
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Content Query part & blog PostCategory issue with single category

I'm using the content query webpart to query a blog list and it is working well for the most part, the issue i'm having has to do with the categories that the blog has been associated with when a blog ...
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Sharepoint - Provisioning xsl Style Files

I'm trying to provision a .xsl file with custom styles to be applied to a Content Query Web Part in SP 2007 MOSS. I want to deploy it in a feature. So far any attempt has failed as I cannot retrieve ...
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Get ReusableHTML from reusable content via Content query webpart

I'm trying to create a view of stuff from my reusable content list. Basically I am storing global links within the reusable content list. I'm struggling with the content query webpart, because it ...
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CQWP cannot find Body field in the Announcement content type

I can create a CQWP for the Announcement content type, but when I export the .webpart and add <property name="CommonViewFields" type="string">Expires,Date;Body,text</property> In my ...
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Using Content Query Webpart to pull back item from a Reusable Content List

Ok so I am currently trying to use a content query webpart to pull back an item from a reusable content list but it just doesn't seem to work when i use reusable html. Can someone please verify if ...
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how to detect if an url have a query string with xslt

currently I have a CQWP and need know if the current url have query string through xsl. can anyone help me with this problem?
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Content Query Web App - Additional Filters Question

I am trying to setup a content query to look at documents checked out to [ME] so that users can see what files are checked out to them. However, the Checked Out To filter is not in the Additional ...
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Web part to Display list data across sites and subsites - SP 2013

I have been looking at some add-on third party providers like : Lightning Tools Boost Solutions Bamboo Solutions looking for any tips or advices to which one best works well and easy to use as ...
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Date field won't show with ItemStyle.xsl

I'm pretty new user of SharePoint and i work with SharePoint 2010. I try to show the "StartDate" column of a page in my XSL template but it won't show. I put the column in the webpart configuration ...
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CQWP not showning fields to display

My Content Query Web Part does not display anything under "fields to display" I've been adding custom xsl:template <xsl:template name='MyStyle' match="Row[@Style='MyStyle']" mode='itemstyle'> ...
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Infopath and Excel webpart connection without writing code for SP 2013

We recently migrated to SP 2013 from 2010. I built InfoPath forms to be integrated with Excel, but now in SharePoint designer 2013, features are missing to create data connections with writing code. ...
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XSL Picture Library File Location

I'm creating a custom XSL template that can be used to show pictures in a gallery format on any list specified. I am having trouble dynamically getting the image location though. I read the ...
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Term driven pages not working when term is more than one word

I am using term driven pages in my Enterprise wiki site and have connected the target page. In the page template I am using the Content Search web part to display items in the wiki site that use the ...
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Unable to edit CQWP within publishing site

When I add a Content Query to any page within a 2010 publishing site collection, either via checked-out page edit (Wiki or BWP page) or via SPD, I receive an error when I attempt to edit the webpart. ...
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Use a CQWP to create a list of document libraries

I have a site with a large number of document libraries. There are constant adds / archiving of document libraries, so the list changes. Is it possible to generate a dynamic list of links to these ...
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CQWP Filtering all sites based on metadata

How to create a CQWP that filter all the site's document libraries using metadata. I already defined the metadata terms and added columns based on them on my document libraries. Th problem is that ...
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Change Custom List ID

I am looking to query a custom list that exists in many sub sites. Using either the CQWP or a DVWP I'm running into the list limit. As the ID is 100, there a lots of custom lists (not just limited to ...
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Dynamically embed pictures and images to page based on Meta Data

What is the best way to pull field/column data and insert this content into a page? I have created the list with Product Meta Data and have associated product descriptions and thumbnail images with ...
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Display list data into public facing site

I am building a publishing site with a home page that has a carousel/slider, quick links, latest news and upcoming events. The slider and links will be stored in lists that the site author can ...
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How to filter listview using webpart?

We have a list view webpart on a page. I want to create a textbox webpart and pass data into the list view webpart and filter it based on this data. Is there OOTB method? Or do I develop a VS ...
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CQWP grouping with custom order

Can anyone show me how to customise the order that the CQWP 'Groups By", We group Project Sites by Project Phases(from each project site List) and that's all good- but we need them in a specific ...
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Add 'What's Hot' to additional Discussion Lists

I'm having trouble trying to leverage the "What's Hot" tab/Popularity column in SharePoint 2013's Discussion List. I've created a custom content query web part that can filter out discussions from ...
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Content Query Web Part: additional filters do not load checkbox column

Background: I just migrated a site collection from SP2010 to SP2013. There is a custom content type "News" defined. The content type seems migrated without issue. In the "News" content type there is ...
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take to the location of file instead opening or saving it in content query webpart

Hi i need to get the location of the documents in content query web-part where I have modified the xslt to get the column for documents to display from different sub-sites. I am trying o pull all the ...
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show CheckedOutByUser Items sitecollection level in sharepoint 2010

I am trying to pull checked-out items at site collection level. Whenever the user login with his credentials he needs to see all his checked out documents at site collection level.(Whatever the items ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online CQWP, using design manager can't filter on a managed metadata column

I reviewed a lot of articles and couldn't find anyone talking this issue. My issue is when I use Design manager to create a CQWP snippet, I always get error message when try to filter against a Page ...
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CQWP does not return result for a specific query when filtering on a managed metadata field

We are facing a serious production issue. We've search the web extensively but to no avail. Problem: CQWP does not return result for a specific query when filtering on a managed metadata field. ULS ...
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Multiple subsite lists but need them to be linked into Access in one master table

I have multiple subsites each containing some project template lists (e.g. risks, issues, tasks, etc.) I have a quite developed solution in Access with a few of the Sharepoint tables linked into it so ...
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Sort Content Query Web Part By Date

I am having some problems sorting a content query web part by date. I have referenced the post below and added the below property to the webpart, but it doesn't seem to be having any affect. ...
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Display Friendly URL in Content Query Web Part

I've got a news page where a Content Query Web Part (CQWB) is showing the latest news (Article Pages, sorted by date, with byline and picture) and it works very well. But now we're making the site ...
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Common view using content query part

The master document library has 100's of documents (with taxonomy as one of its metadata) Based on the the taxonomy selection i need to show only few documents in a separate view. The user should be ...
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How can i use ViewFieldsOverride property in CQWP Programatically? It will be great if with example

I am creating ContentQuery Webpart programatically, To improve the performance i am following the below ...
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CQWP and ViewFieldOverrides

I'm having trouble with ViewFieldOverrides in CQWP. I'm showing a CQWP that rolls up Discussion Items and the Site they belong to. I can get my needed properties using @LinkUrl and "URL" as the slot. ...
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Show part of body text of a blog post in publishing site

I have a publishing site, under it there is a blog sub-site. I'm showing the posts from the blog site on the publishing site using a Content Query web part. But I'm only able to show the the titles of ...