SharePoint 2010 comes with an enhanced mechanism for managing your enterprise contents in SharePoint portal. Managed metadata refers to organizing your SharePoint contents so that they are easily categorizable and searchable. - Metadata and Tagging - Taxonomies - Folksonomies

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Configuring User Profile/Managed Metadata Sync Service

As far as I know, everytime you perform a crawl on the User Profile Service Application certain Active Directory fields are converter or added (if already exist) to the People term-set. We found a ...
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Content By Query filtered by managed metadata, unfiltered view = all items?

This might be an easy peasy question, but I cant seem to find an answer. I have a list and some managed metadata that I use to filter it with a content by query web part. The managed metadata acts as ...
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Issues Setting Up the Managed Metadata Service

Prior to a couple weeks ago I had never touched Sharepoint before so I apologize for any important information I may be missing that's pertinent to this question. I am trying to get the Managed Meta ...
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Managed metadata column values show GUID in search results

My problem is the same as the one described here: http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/hu-HU/sharepoint2010general/thread/e3edd223-4fa7-4920-8efd-4898df85f0bf Unfortunately, that post does not ...
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Add default data in declarative xml list instances for Taxonomy fields

Can somebody tell me, how to add default data for taxonomy fields in xml... currently i am doing this is a basic way, but not working... <Data> <Rows> <Row> <Field ...
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Get value from Managed Metadata Field in Drop Down List

I'm working on a project portal where a user can create a project (team site). The user is asked to fill in details regarding the projects. One of the things that is required is a Managed Metadata ...
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Key Filters: Always boolean AND? Possibility of adding user-controlled OR?

In a usability test just now, I learned that the Key Filters part of Metadata Navigation operate on boolean AND. A document has to match all filters in order to appear. Do I have any control over ...
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Connecting web parts to metadata navigation in document library

Is it possible to read from the metadata navigation in a document library so that the selected value(s) can be passed into another web-part (in this case a CoreResultsWebPart ). The IsNodeSelected ...
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Term.IsAvailableForTagging

According to MSDN Gets or sets the flag indicating whether a Term object can be used to tag in the tagging UI, but does not affect its visibility. I am just confused and want to know what is tagging ...
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SharePoint Framework for Programmatically creating Fields, ContentTypes etc

I am looking for a SharePoint Framework/API which can be used to programmatically create Artifacts like Fields, Lists, ContentTypes etc using SP 2010 Object Model. The objectives are: Provide ...
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Webpart connection filter with Term Store metadata

I'm editing a list's dispform.aspx by adding a document library and trying to filter this one. I created a web part connection between the item ('Provide Row to') and the document library according a ...
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Creating Managed Metadata Field from XML definition

I have successfully recreated all other Column types in SharePoint using the SPFieldCollection.AddFieldAsXml(string xml) method. However, the same method fails for the TaxonomyFieldTypeMulti field ...
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How do I get the terms used in a TaxonomyField?

I have a document library with a custom managed metadata field. I want to get the terms that are used for a particular item. I can get access to the item through the object model, and can get to the ...
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Setting value of Enterprise Keywords using CSOM

I have included the enterprise keywords column in my contenttype and list and I try to set the value using the managed CSOM. I just used the default already existing column so the column name is ...
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SharePoint2013 Taxonomy get all child term of a specific parent term using JSOM

By specifying the term set guid we can get all the terms, but the term sets can have multiple levels. So how can I get all the child terms of a specific parent term in a term set? Because a term set ...
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How to display taxonomy value using xslt?

I have created an item template in ItemStyle.xsl to assign it to the CQWP. My template is: <xsl:template name="DepartmentsTemplate" match="Row[@Style='DepartmentsTemplate']" mode="itemstyle"> ...
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Uploading multiple files with metadata

We want to upload many files from our file server to SharePoint2010. We want to add the metadata within, or before the upload. Can somebody give me a good advice on how to handle that this? Is there ...
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Term store in SharePoint 2010

I know Term store is the database for storing terms. But the question is where does it actually stores ? Is that in database or some other way? In a particular database? Can we access that?
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation and Taxonomy

I need to apply Taxonomy in my company SharePoint 2010 Foundation environment. But since Taxonomy or Manage Metadata Service is not available in SharePoint Foundation. What option do I have. ...
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Apply metadata based on query string or selected value in page control

When a user uploads/creates a document into my document library, i need to be able to apply a metadata tag to the document either from the URL query string or from the value selected in some web-part ...
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SharePoint 2010 “Tag Cloud Web Part”

Can anyone give me an indication of how the Tag Cloud Web Part actually works, what fields it looks for to generate tags, etc? I'm quite new to the managed metadata service, so I've fired it up, ...
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Best practice metadata Document Management SP 2013 -

I'm working on a project which is creating a document library. They would like to have one document lib and then tagged and categorized. But they would like to display these document library on other ...
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Rest Query Managed Metadata Filter

I am currently writing a JSON query for office 365 (sharepoint 2013) where the filter is suppose to filter depending on values returned from a managed metadata field I am trying to filter based on ...
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Users cannot read enterprise keywords

we have a site collection (SP 2010) in which one list has a "enterprise keywords" column (managed metadata service). Well, the situation is that an user with administration permissions can read and ...
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How to copy a Managed Metadata Column from one list to another?

I have two lists that are using the same Managed Metadata column. I am attempting to copy this column when I create a new entry in one of the lists. My code looks like this: SPListItem li = ...
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Set multiple values to Enterprise Keywords TaxonomyField

I want to programmatically set the values of the Enterprise Keywords Managed Metadata field. This field supports multiple values, but I can only get it to take one at a time. I have the following ...
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Proper way to restore a Managed Metadata Services database to new Farm

Recently one of our SharePoint 2010 development servers died (OS related we think). I managed to get into the file system and grab all the SP databases (mdf's and ldf's). I rebuilt a new SP2010 ...
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How best to handle metadata lookup?

I have a query regarding how I should best handle uploading documents into SharePoint (currently WSS) where the Taxonomy asks for client code for all documents. The problem I have is that we have say ...
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Termset, Termstore, Term meaning

I am confused with sharepoint term/termstore/terset meanings. I have termstore like below image, can anyone help me to clarify what is termstore what is termset ?
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Search on Enterprise keywords or Managed metadata

I'm new to Sharepoint online (Office 365 really), and I'm trying to figure out how to search on Enterprise keywords, on the one hand, and Managed metadata, on the other. I know I can use a syntax in ...
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Managed Metadata field full path

I've added a custom Managed Metadata field in my custom contenttype but need to show the full path. Anyone knows how to do this? (if possible with xml, else with c#) XML so far: <Field ...
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How to set value of metadata column programmatically

I am trying to migrate a set of list columns to managed metadata columns. As part of this process, I have created a set of metadata columns parallel to the existing list columns, suffixed with the ...
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What is the difference between a group and a term set in managed metadata services?

I think primarily your most top level item will always be a group. Once you have a group established you need to add term sets. So it seems 1 group : (many) term sets (children). What is the ...
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Managed MetaData Columns in FASTSearch

I have a FAST Search site collection and, in results.aspx, I'm trying to configure the 'Refinement Panel' web part so it displays my custom taxonomy which I've created in Managed MetaData service. If ...
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How to add the managed metadata field to a page layout?

How to add the managed metadata field to a custom page layout ? This need to done through visual studio. Any thoughts ? EDIT These are the steps I have done so far. I'm doing it in VS and deploying ...
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Programmatically Building Metadata Navigation

I'm trying to build metadata navigation programmatically so it can be deployed in a feature event receiver and have been using the code from this MSDN page, but am unable to get a simple link to work. ...
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Changing Managed Metadata field

Sorry if my syntax is a bit off here, I'm very new to Sharepoint. We have a document library in Sharepoint with a Managed Metadata column for the department (we have a list of departments in the Term ...
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Use custom columns with Content Query Web Part

I'm trying to use custom metadata columns with the Content Query Web Part. I finally figured out that I apparently needed to export the .webpart xml file, edit it and then import it as a new web part. ...
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Get document properties.Keys value

I'm iterating all lists in a site collection trying to get all metadata, their values and eventually count them. I'm not so far yet, but I'm stuck in getting the values from a documents (file) ...
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Managed metadata vs lookup for column

I have a property content type. I'm wanting to add a property code column which will look up the codes from somewhere else on a SharePoint Online site, where it can easily be managed by end users. I ...
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List containing Managed Metadata when exported to Excel using Ribbon, has weird hash tags - how to clean?

I have a calendar All Events list which contains few fields, some from Managed Metadata and People presence lookup fields. When I try to use the Ribbon feature to export the list into an Excel, each ...
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Get selected term level

I've got a "Managed Metadata" column on a document library (required field). When I've added a document, I need to get te level of the selected term in my term store. I'm using a eventreceiver. I know ...
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What are managed metadata columns?

What are managed metadata columns in SharePoint 2010 Server? Do you use them to fetch data across sites? Your help is much appreciated. Thank you :)
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Additional Managed Metadata Service

I am deploying a small farm and am going to be using a taxonomy. Should I create a new Managed Metadata service application instance or just use the default? What are the advantages/disadvantages?
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Powershell - Update column with managed-metadata

I have used following PS script to update a manage metadata column. Not sure how to go by updating a managed-metadata column. I know I need to only populate with "10;#Wholesale Agreement" in ...
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Is it possible to restrict the Terms shown in the MetadataNavigationHierarchy?

I have the following scenario: A Term Set setup called "Projects" The first level of terms under "Projects" are all names of Clients (eg. ClientA, ClientB, ClientC...) The second level of terms ...
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Folksonomy and people/group field

I need to do something that have: - Person or Group field functionality (type ahead) - Tagging functionality (adding tags or selecting the existing ones) Is there a solution out there that I can ...
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How to see only one MMS if multiple MMS are in Farm

I have 3 Managed metadata service applications in the Farm with following names: Managed metadata service MMS1 MMS2 When i try to open MMS1 or MMS2, it always opened Managed metadata Service, why ...
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Getting TermSet for a different locale using JSOM

I'm trying to pull back the labels from a term store for a different locale in SharePoint Online. So I have installed the different language packs in the term store: And then I have added a TermSet ...
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Activate “Managed Metadata Navigation” feature using CSOM

We're trying to automate a Site Provisoning process but cannot figure out how to activate the Managed Metadata Navigation feature using CSOM. This is the code we're executing: var clientSite ...