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Sharing custom content types across multiple web applications

Our SharePoint 2010 instance have 3 Web Applications, lets just call them A B and C. I have the managed-metadata service pointed to web application A. The content type hub service is enable for A. ...
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Content type not showing up after publishing to hub - what am I doing wrong?

Here are the steps I am taking Updating the existing MDS to enable hub (setting URI to a specific site collection) Update the content type in the site collection to be set to publish Run the timer ...
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How to change site collection URL (Content Type Hub) in Managed Metadata service application

in Application Management -> Manage Service Applications -> Managed Metadata Service. Select manage metadata service and click properties. In properties window, I have added Site collection URL ...
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Publish contenttype after activating feature (Office 365)

I've created a Contenttype and some fields in a visual studio project. They are deployed when activating the "Content types"-feature. But here's the problem: I want them to be deployed to the Content ...
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SharePoint 2010 Proxy Managed Metadata Service Error - Pre-import check - Field internal name 'xxxx' conflict

I wanted to bounce off ideas on an issue I am having. I feel I am reaching the end of my rope. We have SharePoint 2010 Standard. We have multiple Site Collections that subscribe to the main HUB. ...
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Content Type Hub Design Considerations

I created 2 Web Applications in my SharePoint environment. What are best practices for Content Type Hub implementation? In terms of creating it on its own Web Application or create it on an existing ...
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Content Type Hub push Content Types with Inherit=FALSE

We're deploying our custom content types to the content type hub with a feature. The content type with Inherits="TRUE" gets published to the subscriber sites without a problem. However for all content ...
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Do I need a Content Type Hub?

We have one site collection with a bunch of subsites, and I need cross-subsite lookup. Do I need to create a content-type hub? I have Sharepoint Enterprise 2010. (If anyone follows along here and ...
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Content Type Hub in SharepointOnline(Office35)

In on-premise sharepoint we create a site-collection which will function as as Content Type Hub. I read in one of the forums that Sharepoint Online has a default Content Type Hub. But when I go to the ...
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Why Content types, from a hub, doesn't allow suscription to old site collections?

I had notice that in SharePoint Online, when I create a content type in the content type hub (http:/my.sharepoint.com/sites/contentTypeHub/), the site collections created before the content type never ...
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SP2013 Custom Document Library: The SPListItem being updated was not retrieved with all taxonomy fields

I got a custom document library, deployed from Visual Studio 2012 which contains the Enterprise Metadata Field. While saving an item in SharePoint2013, I get the following error: The SPListItem ...
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Add content types programmatically into SPList takes too long

I've dozens of CTypes to add to an SPList programmatically (cause content types are provided by CTH) and each oSPList.ContentTypes.Add() takes almost 1sec. Is there any other approach ou code ...
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Lookup Column in Content Type hub

I had to create a Content Type in the Content Type Hub which has a Lookup column... I created the list of the lookup in the CTHub and published the CT. In my site collections I can see the new CT but ...
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Share content types between site collections without Content Type Hub

Is it possible to share content types across site collections without the content type hub?
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No valid proxy can be found to do this operation error while republishing the Content Type in Content Type Hub

I am getting this error "No valid proxy can be found to do this operation." when I republished the content types from my Content Type Hub. Usually it successfully republishes the updates from my ...
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Content Types from Hub not showing up in sub site

I have the following web application MainWeb And within that application i can 2 site collections as follows / /sites/home I have created a Content Type Hub on my main site collection ("/") and ...
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Can you target specific site collections in the same web application with a content type hub?

I don't believe that this is possible but I'd like to get confirmation on this assumption either way. Background I have ten site collections in a single web application. I have a set of content ...
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Use more than one Content type hub in the same Web Application?

We have a scenario where this organization have multiple vendors. Each vendor (currently two) need a Content Type Hub. Our goal is to minimize administration and we’re thinking what we should do. ...
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Inheriting content types from content type hub

I have added a few content types in a Content Type Hub site collection. I am am unable to see this content types in another site collection. Is there any setting that I should enable so that the ...
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How to merge two Content Type Hub from different farm?

We have two SharePoint 2013 on-premise farms and are planning to merge them. The bad thing is, each of the farm host a Content Type Hub and one of custom content type "Classification" is duplicated. ...
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Consolidate multiple SharePoint 2010 Farms including Shared Services Farm into one farm

In an existing environment there are seven farms where one is a shared services farm for search, managed metadata and user profiles. The reason for six different SharePoint 2010 farms is ...
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Content type hub choice column

We are working with a content type hub. There are content types on the "hub" site which are using "choice columns". Something it is necessary to add on a special subsite a new choice attribute. ...
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Is it possible to add a different template to content type, after the content type has been used in a library?

My client has asked whether it's possible for them to add templates to a content type after the system has gone live. I'm wondering if any issues arise once a content type default template has been ...
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Content Type Hub vs Content Types in Features

I'm trying to work out the benefits of Content Type Hub(s) vs. deploying Content Types via custom features, and struggling to find much online to help me compare them. The way we are designing the ...
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Content Types not Refreshing on SP Online

I have a number of content types defined in the SharePoint Online ContentTypeHub and have recently made changes to them and republished. All existing site collections are still using the old ...
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how to remove a published content type from subscribed site collections

I have a small Visual Studio 2010 project with one farm level feature that I deploy to a site collection which is configured as my content type hub. The FeatureActivated event adds a site column and ...
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Extending Content Types from Content Type Hub

I have defined a content type in content type hub. I would like to use this content type on a site (other than the hub) but also to extend it with an additional (lookup) column. Is it possible to do ...
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Is there a way to preserve the Content Type Hub 's column setting (such as drop down choices) when using the CT inside a new site collection

This is my first time where i use Content Type hub. but i found this scenario which i can not understand:- i create a new Site collection (CSA) which act as a Content type hub. inside this CSA i add ...
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Get Content Type hub URL

Is there a way(programmatically) to get the Content type hub URL? Javascript? REST? I'm referencing some files in the Content Type Hub in a custom forms, so everytime we deploy in a new server I have ...
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SP 2013 Content Type Hub Issue after restoring in staging environment

We have a SP 2013 farm where content type hub is configured and publishing works fine in my Development Environment and we have a content type called BasicCT is been created with 4 site columns.We ran ...
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Site Column in Content Type Hub is not visible in subscriber site collection

I have created Site Column say "mycolumn" in my Content Type Hub and associated a content type -say myCT - and this content type is published and ran the 2 timer jobs.Though the content type is ...
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Content Type Hub, Inherited content types and retention policies don't play well together

In SharePoint 2013, I'm using a hierarchy of content types, and the content type hub, and retention policies and they don't appear to play well together. I'm wondering if anyone has a work-around... ...
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JSLink use with content type hub and my sites

Content type hub is used in this scenario, to syndicate the content types and columns to several web applications. I'm setting the JSLink property in a custom field definition, to load the .js file. ...
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Removing orphaned content types (content type hub)

I have created a Content Type Hub and several content types and published them. Then I realised that I used the blank site template which won't work because it's missing several features, so I ...
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Remove Content Type Hub URL

I used a Powershell script to add the URL for the Content Type hub, as in the picture below. Now I wish to remove this URL. Not replace it, but remove it altogether using PowerShell. Is this ...
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Content hub site policy not deleting or making sites read only

In our Sharepoint 2013 POC environment I have created a content hub site and setup a site policy to test deletions of sites. The policy has definetly been subscribed by the test site and it shows ...
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How can I define a “local” default value for Managed Metadata field in Content Type published from a Content Hub?

I am publishing a a Content Type from a Content Type hub. This content type contains a Managed Metadata column. The column has a default value, set in the hub. On a subscriber site, I set a library ...
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How content type hubs works?

I am really new to that concept, never used before, but after some readings these are my conclusions and later my questions To create a content type hub I need to create a site collection in there I ...
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Using Content Type hub - do updated fields update in subscribed sites?

The title pretty much covers my question... I've updated a field in the content type hub - I want this field update to be reflected in the consuming sites/webs. I don't think the field defs are ...
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Can you have too many content types in a content type hub?

Question For our business requirements we have 700+ content types and 400 site collections. If I use a content type hub will I be exceeding any recommended or hard limit? Some Background These are ...
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How to manage contenttypes in a ContentTypeHub

Setting up a contenttypehub is (relatively) easy. But how do you manage the contenttypes in the hub correctly. What are the best practices to keep the hub manageable and the ContentType up to date? ...
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Content Type Publishing error

We have a SharePoint 2010 environment with multiple site collections in it. We created a content type in the root site and published it to all the site collections. It got replicated everywhere. Now, ...
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Programatically publishing Content Type in Content type Hub

I have a custom content type which I am deploying to a Site collection in which content type hub is configured. To use the content types in different site collection after the content type is deployed ...
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Document IDs and Content Type Hubs

If i have my content types in a hub (different site collection) and I want to use document IDs on a subscriber site, does the Document ID feature need to be active on both the hub and the subscriber?
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Changing SPField cause no changes

I try to change an SPField after SPList creation, but I'm not getting any results of that change. using this code: SPField oSPField = oSPList.Fields[new Guid("MyFieldGuid")]; ...
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Are their negatives to using the content type hub approach

What are the pitfalls of using the content type hub approach to store global level content types?
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Newly created sites get old Content Type templates

We moved from _cts templates to a centrally stored template in _layouts some time ago but noticed recently that newly created site, for example with using New-SPSite, gets old content type templates ...
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Subscribing to Content Types

I'm currently learning for the 70-488 exam, and ran into this as one of the learning items: "Subscribe to published content types". My interpretation of this is "How do you subscribe a site ...
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Name and Title fields are in English on Dutch Content Hub Site

In last few days I am facing one of the issue with my environment. We were having SharePoint with Dutch language pack installed and applied, sites with default look and feel, content type hub ...
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Content Type Subscriber has its last run = N/A

I tried to publish some content types inside my site collection hub, but the content types were not published correctly, as they did not appear under custom content types at the other site ...