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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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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How do I create an news page in SharePoint 2010 and have feature articles on the home page?

I have been tasked with creating the home page of our department's intranet page. I am a beginner admin for SharePoint and need help with the following: My department needs a news page which will ...
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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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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 ...
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SharePoint 2013: CQWP Link slot not grabbing item hyperlink

In SP 2010 you simply had to add URL [Custom Columns] in the Link slot to have it use that as the hyperlink address for the displayed items. This no longer appears to be the case. When I enter that as ...
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Content Query, TaxonomyFieldTypeMulti and XSL transformation

I have something like the following in my Taxonomy Term Store: + [Managed Metadata Service] + Earth (Group) + Continents (Term Set) + Europe (Term) - Italy (Term) - France ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Remove duplicates in Content Query web part

I'm looking to use the Content Query web part in Sharepoint 2010 to return items from a list. What I'm trying to do is return a list of categories available from all the items available. This is ...
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How to dynamically pass values such as images and multiline texts to a wiki page which needs to be rendered in XSLT

I have a requirement where I have a list which contains 4 columns named 1.Title 2.Image 3.Short Description 4.Full Description. Now my requirement is that I need to display this list in a ...
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Filter a CQWP on a Lookup Column

I'm creating a custom page layout that contains a CQWP that I'd like to display documents related to the page. The document library has a lookup column that relates to the page title in the Pages ...
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Content Query Web Part Displaying - Query Returned a Greater Number of Results than the Web Application's Query Throttling Limit

I have created a content query web part to aggregate documents in document libraries within the site (not site collection). I am receiving this message: Your query returned a greater number of ...
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OuterTemplate.GetGroupName not working after October 2012 cumulative update

We have customized content query web part by using custom header style xslt and item style xslt which are configured using properties 'HeaderXslLink' and 'ItemXslLink' respectively. Also we are ...
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CQWP pass columns by default

Lately we migrated a website from Sharepoint 2007 to Sharepoint 2010 and one of the issues we faced is that the content query webparts used to work fine but now it doesn't (It's missing some values) ...
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ContentByQueryWebPart filter show all items if filter value not set

I have a question about CQWP. Iam working on blog CQWP that shows the latest 5 blogs. The site has one entry page and 4 pages dedicated to authors. All of these 5 pages has page layout with content ...
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Is it possible to render List Items twice from a single content query web part

Is it possible to render List Items twice from a single content query web part. My requirement is something like this: *. Title 1 *. Title 2 *. Title 3 *. Title 1 - Description 1 *. Title 2 ...
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CQWP Error when modifying webpart and ItemStyle.xsl : from example SP2010

I am trying to create a webpart that would take blog posts from subsites under site and roll them up. I found a blog that describes exactly what I am trying to achieve here. After following these ...
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Get the title of file and not file name in content query web part?

What do I use instead of <xsl:variable name="DisplayTitle"> <xsl:call-template name="OuterTemplate.GetTitle"> <xsl:with-param name="Title" ...
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Content Rotator to display latest posts only

I am looking at AnythingSlider and a custom content slider and was wondering if these tools allow me to display most recent content only. For a news rotator I only want to display top five news from a ...
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Content Query Web Part not displaying image correctly

I was changing columns and content types to create a custom area in a page layout so to add a summary area on the article page Somehow I changed one of the content types and now content query web ...
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Weekly Email from content query web part

We have several announcement lists we want to consolidate into a single weekly email - we do not want X separate emails being sent to each user. We can roll them up into a content query webpart but ...
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Advanced filtering in the ContentByQueryWebPart

I have a webpartpage with two CQWPs. I want the first to show all pages for the current site, and I want the second to show all pages for the subsites of the current site. As I can see, there's no ...
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Which Web Parts should get installed in SP2010 Update?

Per Dave Wise's answer(http://sharepoint.stackexchange.com/questions/13110/get-web-part-name-from-guid): Thanks, that worked great. However, even though my SQL Query returned 9000 results, about 18 of ...
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2010 Recent sub Site Wiki Page Changes Rollup with Content Query webpart

I have a my SharePoint 2010 enterprise implementation. I am trying to implement a Webpart in a site that shows all the latest changes from a sub site wiki libraries. Unfortunately the result set is ...
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CQWP and Announcements Body [closed]

I', trying to display the Body property of an Announcements List in my CQWP, but it is always blank. In CommonViewFields I've tried to set Body type to Text, RichHTML, Note... all with no result. ...
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Set max number of items returned via Content Query or list

Any ideas if this can be done? I want to restrict the number of items returned to 5. Not sure if I can do this somehow at the CQWP or list level?
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How to collect information from Subsites?

As I wrote, I'm looking for some suggestions about how to do the next thing: This is the scenario: I set a Site Collection up with several blogs as subsites. What I want to do is to show on the main ...