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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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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Show new item notification on Content Query Web Part

I have a Content Query Web Part in the home page of my site root that points to a announcement list in a sub site. Is it possible to also show the new item notification image as the announcement ...
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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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content query web part with multi value lookup column

I am trying to work out how I can query a content type with a multi value lookup field using the content query web part. I know that natively this is not possible with ootb sharepoint 2010 however I ...
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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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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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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 do I show a single event on a page?

I want to display a calendar list entry on a page. I know the GUID of the entry, but I'm not sure which webpart to use. Basically I want to display the title, location, start time etc on a webpage. ...
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If a user accidentally closes dialog in sharepoint, can we force it to submit to it's list?

In our sharepoint item workflow we have users enter info into a form, then hit submit as usual. A manager does not want the users to have to do it again if they accidentally close the form, or fire ...
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How to create a webpart with a picture and some lines of text

I am using SharePoint 2010 Standard edition and on my home page I want to create a webpart which includes a picture on top and under the picture a 10 lines message. Dont know which webpart type I ...
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Show more columns in content query Sharepoint 2013

How do I set the number of columns shown by content query which retrieves data form a list? It only shows the Content column and I'd like it to show the Rating column too.
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Excluding specific files from Content Query

I have a content query web part that displays all the latest documents added to a site collection but there are one or two occasions where a file will be uploaded that the user doesn't want advertised ...
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Content Query Web Part cannot use metadata with multiple values?

I have a metadata set which is part of a content type attached to multiple document libraries throughout my site collection. This metadata set allows multiple values. The metadata set isn't showing in ...
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How to query data for CQWP?

I have added the CQWP successfully to the web part page programmatically. Now I want to query data for that web part i.e. I want to display the title of the file from the document library. My code ...
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Content Query Web Part as “latest updates”, does not refresh/show all documents

I'm trying to create a "Latest Update" section, that shows the latest updates on a site (new documents and presentations that are uploaded or Changed). Right now I'm using the Content Query Web Part ...
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How to display only future events in Content Query Web Part?

I have content query web part for displaying the future events. But the web part is displaying the past events as well. For example, I had two events in March and 3 in April. It shows all five event. ...
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What are some alternatives to the Content Query Web Part for displaying list data in a custom layout?

I have some very specific requirements for displaying data from a List of Announcements. The Content Query Web Part can do almost what I need but does not seem like a very effecient solution. ...
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content query web part does not exist

I have a Team site and I want to add a content query web part in my site. But the content query web part is not appearing in the team site i active Team Collaboration Lists but content query web part ...
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SharePoint 2010: Content Query WP - Filter by current year?

I have a Content Query Web Part looking at a SharePoint list which contains a column called "Year". Is it possible to add a filter within the web part properties that will only display items of the ...
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XmlFormView and QueryStringFilter

I'm working on a project to automatically generate some document libraries and pages. One of these pages I have to put a infopath form webpart and a TextFilter to send to this form some information (a ...
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Linking CSS file to ItemStyle.xsl for CQWP custom template

Beginner. I have created a custom template for a CQWP in the ItemStyle.xsl. One thing that I am not sure about is how I could associate a css file so that anytime this template style is used the ...
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How to customise Content Query Webpart to get this view

I would like to customise the Content Query Webpart like i normally do with DWP but i know its a different approach. All i want to do is to get the title name and turn it into a link and when you ...
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Rendering images in a content query webpart

I have a bunch of images in a picture library that I want to expose on my Sharepoint homepage. I've added a Content Query webpart and configured it to display the items in the picture library list ...
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Content query WP with more than two filters

We're using a content query web part (CQWP) to pull a list into a sub-site from the root site of the site collection. Is it possible to define more than two filters on a CQWP? Any reason why the CQWP ...
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Help with ContentQueryMain.sxl

I'm creating a CQWP that i want to style without the <ul class="dfwp-list"> ... wrapped around it. I know the html is created via a variable inside OuterTemplate but For this QCWP i dont ...
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Use of custom fields in CQWP

We have a custom field in a custom page type to denote the published date. A cqwp is used to retrieve a list of pages from a pages list and we need to display this published date. Normally this would ...
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OOB Content Query Web Part Paging

How can I implement paging (no code and probably using XSLT) in the OOB CQWP?
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MOSS ItemStyle.xsl

I have a content query webpart which uses a style within ItemStyle.xsl. How can I extract the URL that the webpart sits within from ItemStyle.xsl? Many Thanks, Nav
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How To Display Custom Columns Data On Publishing Page Using Content Query WebPart? [duplicate]

How to display custom columns' values in Content Query WebPart? Currently I have a Custom List with 3 columns Title, MobileNo and Address. Content Query WebPart Only Displays First Column's value ...