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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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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Associate an existing site column with a published Infopath content type

I've created an Infopath form and published it as a content type to my SharePoint site. What I am trying to do now is modify the form (and content type) to include an existing site column that was ...
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Add allowed content type in document set

I'm developing a feature with 2 content types; A document set and a picture I need that my document set allow my second content type Picture. I've tested this but nothing happens if Igo to manage ...
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What is the “Content Type” option in survey branching for?

When defining branching logic in a SharePoint survey, one of the options in the "Jump To" dropdown is "Content Type". What is the intended purpose of this option? All I can tell is that if I set it ...
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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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Making column required is only possible after it is added and edited (happens in content type only)

While creating columns in content type the option of Require that this column contains information is disabled so I cannot make the column required. But once I save the column and edit it I am able to ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Can't update SPField through PowerShell - object has been updated by another user since it was last fetched

I get the following error when trying to update the choices for a Site Column: "The object has been updated by another user since it was last fetched." I get this error if I try to add a new choice ...
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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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A duplicate field name “GUID” found when adding custom content type to custom list

I've created a custom list with one content type inherited from 'Schedule' (no additional fields). Now I need to add one more content type to the instance of that list in the feature activated event (...
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SharePoint Online - Custom InfoPath forms and changing content types

I have created a SharePoint CRM tool that uses 3 content types - these are named General, Prospect and Account. The idea being that a new potential customer lead gets added to the database as a ...
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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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Easily update site templates

I have created a site with some lists and libraries. I have also set up the quick launch with some items and created a home page with some web parts. I created a template from that site, so I can use ...
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Error:Input string was not in a correct format. (Javascript)

I'm using SharePoint 2013 online and trying to save a item to a folder content type in a document libary I think the code is nearly rigth but i am getting this error when i hit save button have anyone ...
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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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Set Enforce Unique Values for Title Field in Custom List Definition

I have custom content type, custom list definition from this content type, and list instance in my visual studio project. I could not set Enforce Unique Values for Title Field. How can I achieve this. ...
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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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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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Is there a list of SharePoint 2007 WebParts, Features and ContentTypes that SharePoint installs with?

Where I can find a list of all the Web Parts, Features and Content Types that are available to a regular SharePoint installation? What I need to do is identify any of the above in a SharePoint site ...
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Issue with Content Organizer Rule for Document Sets in SharePoint 2010

I have created a new custom content type for document sets in SharePoint 2010. This content type is published via a Content Syndication Hub. I have also created a Record Centre site on the same web ...
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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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A document library with custom content type displays the different icon while creating new document

I have created a document library declaratively with document based content type. But when I click on new document the icon is displayed of item instead of word. Below is the example: List ...
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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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Document Properties Under Quick Parts Don't Update When A New Column Is Created

I have a SharePoint 2013 site that contains a document set with multiple content types. Each content type has its own document template. When I open a document template in Word, and then select ...
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create Content Types like Excel,PowerPoint,One Note documents for document library in SP2013?

I want to create Content Types like Excel,PowerPoint,One Note documents for document library in SP2013,by default once enable the content type in Advance settings,we can able to see the Word content ...
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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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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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SharePoint List with multiple content types and the datasheet view

According to this thread. SharePoint 2010 does not "support" using the datasheet view with multiple content types configured anymore. But maybe somebody knows a workaround for my problem: I have a ...
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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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Docsethomepage.aspx - File Not Found

I migrate a site collection from version 2010 to the 2013. I have a list with a custom content type. (document set). When I try to open a document with the url mysite/listName/Forms/myContentType/...
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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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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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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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Add “New document” button to home page

I have a fairly simple SharePoint subsite that has two elements: the home page a document library The document library has two content types associated with it. What I would like to do is add a ...
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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 ...