A content type is a reusable collection of columns and settings that can be applied to a certain category of SharePoint content

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Upload xltx file and insert values into the document library using Content Type in SP 2013

I have created a 5 site columns and 1 content type - say Project Request CT, in my site collection in SP 2013 on-premises. Now I need to upload a .xltx fie with columns that has to become the site ...
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Get Content Type Name using JavaScript

I have a SharePoint 2013 on premise environment and I am currently using some JavaScript to query a pages library, however once I have queried the pages library I need to do an if statement based on ...
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Adding list columns to a content type

I created a list and added two custom content types to it, then I created multiple list columns and added them to the two original content types. I now need to add a third custom content type to the ...
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Copy structure site collection

I currently own a site collection with many sites children. One of the subsites acts as a template the rest. Request: Create a new site collection with the same structure of content types and site ...
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Get a content type of a recycle bin item

When I load list items one of the available properties is the content type and its ID: But when I load items that reside in the recycle bin, their properties are different and no content type ...
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Migrate Content Types and Site Columns

Is it possible to migrate the Content types and associated Site columns from Test Environment to Production Environment of SharePoint 2013 Server?
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Adding column to edit form without adding to content type?

We have a custom content type that extends folder called Enhanced folder. We've added some custom managed metadata columns and all. That seems to be working (except for this). Using SPD we created a ...
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Can't create custom folder with metadata in Pages library using web UI

We have a Pages library that we are using in cross-site publishing. We have created an Enhanced folder that includes some custom metadata columns including the built in Page Content column. I added ...
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Adding view to a list content type - document set - SharePoint Online - PnP

I'm trying to add a view to a specific document set in a list. Fist I'm adding a the view to the list.. Add-SPOView -List "Demo List" -Title "Demo View" -Fields "Title","Address" But how do I add ...
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Add default value to the site column inside content type using javascript Sharepoint 2013

I am creating some site columns using javascript. And also I am creating content types. I am attaching these site columns to the content type with the <FiedRef> tag. But I want different default ...
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Check for content type usage - Cannot delete Content Type - SharePoint Online / O365

I'm having problem removing / deleting two (2) content types. I managed to delete 14 but there are two left behind. Those two are at the same level as the other ones. I've deleted: all items in ...
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how to avoid content type hub to replace my local libraries document templates? (SharePoint 2013)

In some specific web libraries, I need to set specific document templates on list content types. My problem is that if I republish the parent content type from the hub, my local templates are replaced ...
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SPD - PageLayout set name in tag PageFieldFieldValue:FieldValue

I have two templates for pageLayout and use two fields from some content type. Can u set another names in this tag ?? <!--MS:<PageFieldDateTimeField:DateTimeField FieldName="8336201e-40ba-494c-...
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In SharePoint online, how do we remove Content Type from the Library by using Powershell?

In SharePoint online, how do we remove Content Type from the Library by using Powershell ? I have tried using the CSOM code shown below but it doesn't seem to work: $ctx.credentials = $creds $...
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how to associate a sharepoint 2013 designer worklfow to a content type using csom

i want to associate a SharePoint 2013 designer workflow to a content type using CSOM. Has anybody implemented it?
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Document i created not in View

I'm using Sharepoint 2016 Demo on WebApplication. I created a View named Duyurular and content type with the same Name. I connected both of them but if I try to create a new List from the View I can't ...
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Editing Content Type Custom Forms in SharePoint 2010

We have migrated MOSS 2007 sites to SharePoint 2010 using Database attach-detach method. Every list has 1-2 content types and each content type has its own New, Edit and Display forms. I tried ...
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Can child content types have separate metadata site column anchor points?

I am trying to solve an issue in SharePoint Online which I don't remember seeing in SharePoint 2010 or 2013. Say a parent content type has metadata column: European Cities which points to term ...
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Problems creating documents in Edge and Chrome

We have a content type hub on our Intranet, which are both on different site collections, and we are using custom content types with document templates that are deployed on the CT hub. While we can ...
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SharePoint Online - Content type and required field issue

I'm quite desperate so let me reproduce my issue on SharePoint Online. I'm using Content Type Hub and I've published all content types to site collections (around 30 of them). Most of them work just ...
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content type delete before unpublished from content type hub in sharepoint online

content type delete before unpublished from content type hub in sharepoint online. How can I remove from all the places
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How to create an index for the column “ContentTypeId”?

I use CAML queries to find items by "ContentTypeId". How can I create an index for this column? In the user interface I can only select "Content Type", not the ID.
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How to change the “Parent Content Type”

I have requirement to create multiple content types to a single website in Sharepoint 2013, I have did it using the template files, but the problem in for all newly created content types the parent ...
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Is my content type local or inherits from Hub Content Type?

As I am experience some problems with updating a content type that should inherit from a content hub ( my previous post ) , I want to know if I could see if a content type is local or inherits from my ...
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Content type from Content Hub not updated

I have a content hub with a content type based on a Document Set. If I remove a column or make a change to an existing column from the hub content type and then on CA I run the Content Type Hub job ...
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Deleting site column from list content type and site content type

If we delete site column from list content type then will it delete from site content type?
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How many content type we can add to one list in SharePoint 2013

How many content type we can add into the one list in SharePoint 2013 ?
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Changing list column to a choice

I have a list populated with content type ("TypeA") with a column (site column "ColB") that originally was a single line of text. I needed to change the column to a choice instead of a single line of ...
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SP13 - Create Content types for Page Layout

I want to create content type with field for new Pagelayout(Created by Design Manager). My question is what is a : Select parent content type from: List Content Types or Page Layout Content Types ...
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Using 'Link to a Document' content type to link to an EXTERNAL document which exceeds SharePoint file size limit

Background I've created a SharePoint page for the purpose of making a number of on-demand videos available to staff. These videos are saved on a networked share drive that all staff have access to. ...
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Same column name, different metadata for different content types?

I am trying to set up two content types for two different products: Product A content type. Product B content type. Within each of these I want to build a same column called Customer. However ...
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How to group by taxonomy fields?

In a SP 2013 in-prem environment I am working in a document library. I am trying to group documents by a Taxonomy based field, but the result is totally chaotic and does not work at all. It shows all ...
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List content type permission management

I remember being able to manage permissions for list content types in older versions of SP, was this removed for SP2013? If not, how can I set it up?
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Custom content type attached to reusable workflow change to All

Yesterday I have created reusable workflow using custom content type in SharePoint online. today I have open that reusable workflow from SharePoint designer 2013, then found that custom content type ...
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ContentTypeBinding Publishing Page in Pages List

I am using a SharePoint 2013 on-premise solution and I would like to know if is possible to add the publishing page options on the Pages List. I know it is possible to add the Content Type, explained ...
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Content Type or InfoPath? that is the question!

I have a list in SharePoint 2013 where people add activities. These activities come in different types (e.g. Event, Tradeshow, Advert etc...) and the fields required for each type is varies slightly. ...
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Item , Announcement etc Parent Content Type is not avaliable Under List Content Types

Different Parent Content Types like Item, Announcement, Issue, Contact are not avaliable under List Content Types While Creating New Content Types in Site Settings, above content types are not ...
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Document Set “Name” Link is taking me to the wrong location

I created a Document Library that uses Content Types Document, Folders, and Document Set. Clicking on a Document set should bring the user to a document set welcome page which shows them the contents ...
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Is there a way to force the a retention policy defined on a content type to work again on an item if its Event is met again

I am working on SharePoint enterprise server 2013. And inside a content type I define the following retention policy stage:- If a custom site column named “contract review date” is met to call a ...
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Wish to share the same document between two seperate document libraries

Our Sharepoint setup at work requires a document being created in one library (FBD) using a set of generic content types, and these same content types having been setup are being used in a different ...
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XML Content Type [closed]

What I need is via a workflow to make and populate an xml file to then put into a file share. (Using Nintex) To achieve this, I have a site workflow that creates the item and sets the it's title (and ...
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How to make field readonly in one content type, but not another on same list

In a list with two content types - both with the same field "Title", I need to make the field readonly in one of the content types, but not the other (in one the title is manually set, in the other ...
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How to Add Merge Templates to Document Set Content Type

I have created a Document Set, for which I would like to add the following functionality: Adding a new item of this Document Set type should generate a number of documents These documents all have ...
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How do I assign a custom task type in a SharePoint 2013 Online workflow?

I have created a workflow in which I need to have both an approve/reject task type and a type where the assignee must indicate they've processed the associated request. I have created custom task ...
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Auto-Populate Field based on Content Type Form Selected

In WSS3.0, we are creating a list where there will be 3 different content types - or forms - to select from and fill out. Because of this, we have a field to select the type of request the user is ...
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What is the proper way to enable tagging to all documents in a site collection

I am using SP2013 on-premise. In order to enhance search experience, I want to enable tagging for all documents. In Site settings -> Site Content Type, I open Document. Then I "add column to existing ...
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Publishing from Content Type Hub says No proxy associated with the site recognizes the site as a hub site

I created a site collection and added it as content type hub by creating a managed meta data service app. When publishing my content types, I get an Error 'No proxy associated with the site recognizes ...
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Content-Type column default value

I created a custom content type called "test". The columns are: Title Publisher The column "Publisher" is already a column which comes from SharePoint itself. I changed the default value to "...
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How to add a content type field to a SPList using PowerShell

This the scenario: I have created a new LookupField (Content Type) called MyLookupField which derives from SPFieldLookup as shown below: public class MyLookupField : SPFieldLookup { ... } Here's ...
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Find ContentType of current ListItem of Document Library

Our SharePoint site was setup by an external company. I need to connect to it and return the ListItems. I am able to do this but I cannot determine the ContentType of the Documents. My UnitTest ...