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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Can fieldrefs in content type definitions change the internal name of a site column?

I have a content type that references a built-in site column like this: <Elements ...> <ContentType ...> <FieldRefs> <!-- a reference to the built-in ...
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How to get folder structure including items from list, without using webservices

I have a list containing folders and items. The folders are a custom content type based on folders, with some extra columns like URL and some Yes/No Checks. One contenttype can contain n items and ...
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SharePoint Doc Library won't check out docs for editing [closed]

This issue has me stumped; any idea would be appreciated. This is relating to SharePoint 2010 and MS Word 2010. Situation: Doc library in SharePoint is using custom content types and has several ...
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User control in custom list item edit - when can I see content type of item?

I have a user control I'm using to edit new list items. In my Page_Load event, I am trying to retrieve the Content Type of the new item to use in further logic. But, I'm getting a null reference ...
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Accessing additional content type from a page layout (in markup)

I have the following content types Testimonial Page (Inherits from Page) Testimonial Video (Inherits from Video) I have a page layout that is based off of the Testimonial Page content type. I ...
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document list with a content type

i have a form created in microsoft word that I want to use as a document template for new list items. therefore, i've created the document template as a content type so that users see it in the ...
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Customize Content Types In a List

I'm working on a SharePoint List that employs multiple Content Types. I would like to add a jQuery floating-draggable DIV containing information specific for each Content Type. I have successfully ...
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Override ClickTime javascript function for correct contentType links

I created a contentType in the calendar list and then I created a page with a week view for those contentType items. Now when someone clicks on a time slot to create a new item for the calendar it ...
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SharePoint Designer doesn't see changes in content type

I've changed a site content type and set it to update those that inherit from it. However, when I go to create a custom list form based on a list with one of those content types, SPD gives me the old ...
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Not Updating Folders Custom Content Type

Please help me urgent..! I have the following content types ShareDoc Document Program or Project Folder Secure Folder Folder I am creating nested folder in sharepoint document library in my ...
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Creating ContentType using the native excel spreadsheet template in /Forms/template.xlsx

I've created a ContentType and I would like it to use the excel spreadsheet template, just like if I create a new document library with the excel spreadsheet template. This is SharePoint 2010. My ...
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Custom Content Type creation in a List

Is it possible to create a content type in such a way that Document Library, Task, Calendar & Discussion Board can be created in a single list? Does it require some hard core programming ? ...
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Create custom column with type File in a custom list

My problem is I want to create a field of type "File" in a custom list. But my lists content type is "Item" which doesn't support such type of fields. The point of this manipulation is to update a ...