Web content is the textual, visual or aural content that is encountered as part of the user experience on websites. It may include, among other things: text, images, sounds, videos and animations. Content in SharePoint is (usually) stored in a Content database.

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SharePoint Document Library : Upload document option does not apply document content type template

I need to upload an existing document say "Doc1.docx" with some content,header and footer in a sharepoint document library using "Upload Document" option. I also have a Document template associated ...
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Show how many total files in sharepoint by file type?

ive noticed our crawl DB is crawling 65000 files, i was wondering how i can get a break down of these files by content type? Thanks
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another object in this farm already contains the same id

I want to create a debugging web application and another one for UAT. The two applications should use identical content databases. I made a backup from our live content database and did a restore ...
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Edit links in OOTB “Community Tools” web part in office 365

I've a requirement to show some custom links in OOTB "community tools" webpart (which will be shown only to community owners and moderators). I've to remove few links and add some custom links to ...
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Clarification what is web content management in sharepoint 2010?

It might be simple and stupid question however I would like to know what is the definition of web content management in sharepoint 2010? Shall we say, we are using web content management in ...
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Can't see items in Site Content and Structure Sharepoint 2010

I have a list of more then 9000 items, the user want me to move items from that list to a folder. As administrator I created a view that shows the 9000 items (in pages of 250 items). However if I use ...
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Can an email/alert be configured for a site that hasn't been modified in 6 months?

Here is my requirement: We have a SharePoint 2010 intranet. Content owners are responsible for their specific site content whether that is document libraries/content on the pages, etc... Is there a ...
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'Publishing web' page or list?

My contributors need to create content (mainly HTML-style) to be published online. Should this be stored in a "publishing web" page or in a list (with an HTML column)? Is it a matter of choosing if ...
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Bulk updates to SharePoint Lists

I was recently assigned to make changes to several SharePoint lists that store content for a public facing web site. Due to the SharePoint settings or my VM’s Internet Explorer settings I could not ...
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Web Part not saving content

I developed a Web Part that shows a Modal dialog. An iframe is returned from that dialog and with javascript, pasted into a div on the web part. This is rendered and everything works fine but it does ...
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Possible to restrict format/layout/fonts of Wikis & blogs?

Is there a way that I can restrict the text formatting(font etc)/layout on the Sharepoint blog/Wiki sites? Or doesSharepoint have any options to control the HTML that is being generated when users ...
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Will content approval workflow send email alert and show up in tasks?

If I used default content approval workflow for both Lists and Pages, will it send email alert to approver when a new item is posted? Secondly will the pending tasks to approve items show up in task ...
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Does all external SharePoint data have to flow through BCS?

I was asked the question why I need access to BCS Services and have been tasked with documenting "ways to access external data in SharePoint' I've read one article after the next regarding external ...
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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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Changed event content type at parent now existing calendar lists content types are _hidden

I am new to SharePoint and I changed the event content type at the parent level. Now existing calendars list content types groups are _Hidden. The calendars also do not work now. Is there a way to re ...
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Author of the Content

I would like to display author of the content for each page in the sharepoint web application in the footer for each page. Please let me know how do I acheieve this? Thanks Ram
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Automatic Content Sanitization in Sharepoint 2010/2013

Is it possible to perform basic document sanitization tasks in Sharepoint 2010 or 2013? I would like to be able to trigger the sanitization task based on a set of user defined rule. Examples of ...
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Best way to delete a a sitecollection column

I have a site column that was created some time ago, and that column was added to a content type. Then many lists were created using that content type. Later they decided that field should not exist ...
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Content DB Size Limit SharePoint 2010

How is the content db size limit enforced in SharePoint 2010? nothing from the SharePoint side, right? Its just the Database bit. If it is done from the SharePoint side then how it is done?
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SharePoint 2013 - Content Rollup - Categories issue / error

Looking for some assistance here. I have in place a new SharePoint 2013 infrastructure which has been upgraded from SharePoint 2010 (database attach upgrade) with 1 web server and 1 SQL box. ...
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Get <img>-SRC out of <content:encoded> (xsl - RSS Viewer WP)

I need to get the image source out of this code: <content:encoded> <![CDATA[ <span><img width="200" src="..."></span><br /> [some Text] ]]> ...
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Bind 2 External Content Types (2 tables in SQL database) to 2 drop down lists and have 1 update the contents of the other?

I have 2 tables in my database called "Meetings" and "Items", items belong to a meeting. I've created the external content types with sharepoint designer and bound them to drop down lists ("Meetings" ...
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Problem with Searching Custom Help Content

I have SP server 2010 installed and I have 'Search Service not Found' error and now started SP Foundation Search. In the Search Server of content database, selected the search db which was created on ...
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Saving a publishing page content programmatically

On my publishing pages i have a custom user control that contains a SAVE button when the page is in Edit Mode. On click event of that button i do: this.page.Update(); ...
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how to view assigned to info in the assignee's doc library

Good day, Can you please point me in the right direction to be able to do the following: The scenario is as follows: I have SP2010 Doc Library named Doc IQ with subfolders and documents. I have added ...
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SP2010: What happens when starting several Content deployment jobs at the same time?

what happens if I start several content deployment jobs synchronously in different site collections by ContentDeploymentJob.Run()? Are the jobs definitely executed one after another? Thanks!
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Publish 2 InfoPath forms as content types to one library?

We have to develop 8 infopath forms for use in a doc library. What these will be are various forms filled out for our patients. The reason we’re looking at a doc library over lists, is they want to be ...
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How to simulate content and usage

I need to test some webparts in an Sharepoint site that has more than a few users, with several documents and usage data (creations, accesses, modifications). Is there a way to simulate that? Or some ...
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Page containing custom web part

I need to create pages library. The pages in the library should display the custom webpart which has been deployed into the site collection. How to do this in Sharepoint 2010? Can I create a content ...
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How to add programatically a RichtText field to a contenttype

THe following code throws me an exception, System.ArgumentNullException: Key cannot be null. Parameter name: key at System.Collections.Hashtable.get_Item(Object key) at ...
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Replacing a custom-developed CMS tool with SharePoint?

I need to develop/create sharepoint portal site to replace a custom-developed asp.net CMS tool. This custom CMS tool is a classic content management tool that content authors create/edit rich-text ...
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How do I convert CAML to use in the CQWP?

I have the following CAML query which returns checked out files. <Query><Where><Eq><FieldRef Name="CheckoutUser" /><Value ...
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View External HTML pages on the main page with static navigation

I am currently using SharePoint 2010. I would like to add links to the main navigation using the site settings->look and feel-> navigation area and have those pages display within the main page of my ...
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Add a column to an existing site from a site column

I have a feature that will add 2 columns to site columns. However I need to add them to the list. Because its an existing development and the didnt start from scratch using feature versioning, I ...
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How do I change the order of display of additional fields associated to an External column?

In SharePoint 2010 I have an External Data Column that I have linked to an External Content Type with 5 fields named A,B,C,D and E. I have selected all fields to be shown when the external data column ...
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Content Query migration

I'm doing a migration from 2007 to 2010 and one of the issues I've run up against is the Content Query Web part seems to come pre populated in my 07 install, and this behaviour overwrites my nice ...
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How to move content within fields in a page layout?

I'm working on a requirement where I'm adding a few fields in an already existing Page Layout and also renaming all the fields. After adding the fields via code,I want to move content within fields ...
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What exactly is the content in “Back up content and configuration settings”?

In Central Administration for SharePoint 2010 when one runs a full farm back up there is an option that allows the user to back up content and configuration settings or just the configuration ...
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What happens to content if you remove content's dependency?

Dependency may not be the right word here - but basically my question is regarding what happens to the data inside a sharepoint content database if that data was created, for example, by using a ...
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Include an application page in an application page

I want to know if it is possible to include an application page in another application page? Basically, I have an application page working with tabs. I would like to have the content change when a ...
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Content Organizer Rules overrides Folder level Permission

I have various folders under Document Library with Contribute rights to different group. I use content organizer rules to route the document to appropriate folder by checking a metadata column (For ...
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Applying wsp solution file to Sharepoint site collection programmatically

I am trying to deploy a sitecollection with a content database attached to each site collection. I was able to deploy site collections with individual content databases for each sitecollection, ...
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Copying Content from a WSS 3.0 Site to SharePoint 2010 Enterprise

We are in the process of migrating from one Team Foundation Server instance which was using WSS 3.0 to a new instance running SharePoint 2010 Enterprise. We have quite a bit of content in the various ...
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Make a fresh Copy of the Site with a different URL

We have a site configured as http://www.stage.abc.com . This site is built using custom site definitions and have lot of features attached to it. All are Publishing based site Now we need to create a ...
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What does the error when trying to add a document url to content type mean?

Visual Studio 2010 gives me this error, urlOfFile - Parameter name: Specified value is not supported for the urlOfFile parameter. by the folowing line of code. // Specify a document template. ...
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How can I generate an Id for a new custom field (Ex: <Field ID=“{5744d18c-305e-4632-8bd1-09d134f4830d}” )?

For Example: this is the custom field definition in Element .xml file. <Field ID="{5744d18c-305e-4632-8bd1-09d134f4830d}" Type="Note" Name="PatientName" DisplayName="Patient Name" ...
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Can I move content between site templates?

I have multiple sites with different content on them, I found a better template to use, is there an easy way to use the new template and copy the content over to it? Can I keep the content on my ...
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Attach restored content DB to same web application

I have an issue with a customer DB with it being corrupted. This has been the case for a while and hence no way to revert to a backup because all the backups have the corruption as well. I am however ...
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Force use of the default content of a master page asp:ContentPlaceholder

I have a ContentPlaceholder in my custom master that has default content. I want to always use this default content. However there are some pages in the 14 hive that have an asp:Content that ...
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Nesting webparts programatically

I have a user requirement to add a webpart inside another; I am creating a tabbed container webpart, inside which the user wishes to add other webparts. How can this be achieved?