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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Process query keeps running in the background of SharePoint Online

When i open networks section in the console i see a continues Process Query requests going on(and it does not stop's). Which is initiated by msajaxbundle.js file. Please find the screenshot of the ...
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I am getting error while trying to select a list for content query web part using query option from tool pane

i wish to connect a calender list to CQWP n for that i am trying to select list from tool pane ->Query->Show items from the following list->browse n then there i am getting error as the log viewer ...
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SharePoint 2010 CQWP crashes when filtering using “Me”

I am trying to use a CQWP to display recent documents that the user viewing the page has uploaded onto any site in a site collection. I set the List Type to "Document Library" I leave document type ...
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How to implement termstore query in content query webpart editor

I am creating a content query webpart (in SharePoint 2010) that displays documents that have been tagged with a particular termstore tag. The issue I am having is how to create the content query ...
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SharePoint 2007: Content Query Web Part - How to update the “WebURL” property to point at a list that's relative to the site the web part is on?

I'm attempting to point a CQWP at a list (in SP2007) that exists per site that's created. In the ".webpart" file, I've modified the "WebURL" to the following: <property name="WebUrl" type="string"&...
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Getting hyperlink URL and description in custom XSLT with Content Query Web part

I'm having trouble getting the URL and description to show as separate items in SharePoint 2013. I'm trying to display the description as the text of the Link and the URL as the HREF value in the a ...
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Content Query Web Part - display certain section of list

I want to have a web part which displays data from a Sharepoint list. I have tried to do this using the Content Query Web Part by displaying the results in descending order using the 'Created' column, ...
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Custom XSL – formatting the date column in ItemStyle.xsl

I have a Content Query Web Part in which I am displaying the data from a Blog sub-site. The Item Style being used is "Title and description". Title displays the title of the document. For the ...
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String manipulation in ItemStyle.xsl file for Content query web part

i have image tag in ItemStyle.xsl file with my custom style template, here i have set image "src" attribute <img height="220px;"> <xsl:attribute name="src"> ...
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How to get the List url in Content Query Web part?

I'm using a content query web part to display data from lists which are located in different subsites. So far I've been able to display items, but one of the requirements is that I've to display the ...
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unable to use content query webpart to retrieve the list content (custom template) from subsites

I am unable to retrieve the list items via content query web part from all the sub sites of a custom list created with a template. This is a SharePoint online site collection and i have placed the web ...
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Whitespace in Content Query WebPart when created from template

I have a Content Query WebPart for quick links, it sits on the RHS of the page and it queries a custom list kept at the site collection level. I've created the WebPart and it works correctly. I ...
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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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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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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 ...