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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What does SPSite.LastContentModifiedDate track?

What causes SPSite.LastContentModifiedDate to be updated with a later date? Does it track: changes to the definition of lists/fields/content types or just the content stored in them? changes to ...
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The diffence between Pages and Site Pages

When I go to Site Settings->Site Administration->Content and structure Logs I find, among other categories, the following two categories: Pages and Site Pages. I don't understand what's the difference ...
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SharePoint Wiki Table of Contents

Is there any syntax that when wrapped around content, automatically builds a table of contents towards the top of the wiki, similarly to how the Media Wiki works? I am using SharePoint 2013.
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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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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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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 Type Field missing from New Form

I have created three content types and associated with a list. When you click the list and then the add new button from the Ribbon in the top, all 3 types display. However, when you click add new ...
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How to apply v4 master to sitemanager.aspx

We recently migrated from 2007 to 2010. However the Manage Site Content and Structure link which points to _layouts/sitemanager.aspx seems to have a look and feel of 2007. How can this be set to use ...
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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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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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Does deactivating and reactivating the SharePoint Publishing features cause data loss?

In a SharePoint 2010 Site Collection and in its Subsites the SharePoint Publishing Features are enabled: SharePoint Server Publishing Infrastructure Feature (Site Collection Level) SharePoint Server ...
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Show all content type fields in list edit form

I want to show all content type fields when editing a list in Sharepoint 2013. At the moment I am getting a drop down window and I have to choose between content types. Is there any way to show ...
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What is the recommended way to move publishing pages from one SP Farm to another?

We have a lot of content in our TEST farm that we need to move to PROD that's mixed in with code that is not production ready (This was a coordination failure, hindsights 20/20 and all that.) Short ...
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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 following line of code. // Specify a document template....
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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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Deleting Dead User Accounts from Sharepoint Alerts,Assigned to E-Mails ,Workflows

how delete Dead User Accounts from Sharepoint Alerts,Assigned to E-Mails ,Workflows.
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Content Search Web Part news slider

I want to display news list as image slider on my SharePoint 2013 site. I have used content search web part, Its showing news list title but not showing images and also news slider height and width ...
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SharePoint 2013 content database size for single site collection

We have a web application with single site collection and one document library, mainly used for uploading supporting business documents (.pdf, .doc and .xml). Current content DB size is 160 GB with ...
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Share Content between sites

I have 2 sites on sharePoint 2013 (intranet site + Internet site), each one has its own content (lists, master page, etc...) except some pages like "about us", "daily news"... My problem is the ...
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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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content organizer rules using properties

I want to set up a rule to route SP form library forms sent to the dropoff library. Though the content type of the form is selectable when setting the rule, the promoted fields are not selectable as ...
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Drop Down list for content organizer

In order to make it easy to fill property field I would like a drop down with specific properties to choose from when adding documents to Drop Off Library To simplify adding of docs in my Drop Off ...
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Content field not recognized on Page Layout

I'm using SharePoint Designer 2010 to create a custom page layout. I have a content type called "Web Part Page" and its parent is "Page" content type. I have several site columns associated with this ...
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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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Table of Contents for all wiki pages?

I know that I'm supposed to search for data in a Wiki but I would like to structure the data in some kind of tree. Is this possible? Right now I just have pages that do not really belong to anything ...
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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 Type="User">[Me]</Value></Eq></...
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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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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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Link to a Document by UNC

I've seen some old discussions about this but nothing current, so thought I'd throw it out there: Using MOSS/WSS 3.0, I'm looking for ways (without Visual Studio) to allow a new Link to a Document to ...
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Content Search KQL fields

I'm setting up a content search to find tasks assigned to users and was wondering where SP came up with fields like StatusOWSCHCS, what does the OWSCHCS stand for or OWSNMBR - I'm assuming this OWS ...
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Impact of not updating default AAM when changing from http to https

Usually when you first setup the SharePoint web app you do not have the SSL certificate. So, you setup the SharePoint web app using http:/foo.com Later on you get the SSL, and update the bindings in ...
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In SP 2010 is it possible to import a Content Type into multiple libraries at once?

I have 30+ libraries that I need to add a Content Type to. I know how to do this manually for each library, but I'm wondering if there is a way to import it across all site collections and libraries? ...
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change display style for link column type in content query webpart

I have some questions about content query web part with sharepoint 2013 I use the content query to filter a list. This list has a column type link with some http links. when I display it with the ...
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How to migrate a 2007 sharepoint list to 2010 with content and save “changed” and “author” data?

For example, I have 2007 sharepoint list with item Title              SP list item Created       &...
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2013 Content Index Reset Timeout

I'm having a problem when I try to reset the content index in SharePoint 2013. When I try to reset the index from the 'Search Administration Page', the page hangs for about a half-hour then returns "...
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SharePoint 2013 crawling documents

I'm in the process of writing a custom solution to parse xml that will be crawled from a file share. The plan is to use the Content Enrichment web service callout to parse the xml into individual ...
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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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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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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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how to view assigned to info in the assignee's doc library

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 the ...
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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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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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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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“Content Areas” in Sharepoint 2010

What exactly does the term, 'content area' mean in Sharepoint 2010. Does it mean web apps, site collections, sites or general content available. Are there any others 'areas' in Sharepoint similar to '...
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Picture does not appear in CEWP, Sharepoint 2013

I am trying to make a picture carousel work, in SharePoint 2013. I have referred to the link stated here. Link for CEWP for Picture Carousel. Everything seems to work fine, except that, the image does ...
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Manipulating Content Types with PowerShell

I have looked up a couple of resources on changing Content Types via Powershell without much luck. It seems no matter what I run, it's not changing the content type in a way I would expect. I got a ...
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Publishing approval workflow

I need to design a Publishing Approval Workflow for Pages Library OOTB for SharePoint 2013 on premise environment using SharePoint Designer. There should be three approvals QA Manager Finance ...
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changing font size does not work in content editor webpart - SharePoint 2010

I have SharePoint 2010 site with custom master page and custom css. The link to css file is referenced in master page. In the custom css, font size for hyperlinks is specified as 10px. Users add ...
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Error Page Content?

Does anyone know where the content lives for the PageNotFound page? I see in the "ErrorLayout" there is a class="error-content" section. I would like to edit the content for this section.
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Search Results/Content Search Web part output in a list view

Is there a way to display more columns from a search results or content search web part and then those columns in a list view? How can it be done? Basically i would like to display search results (...