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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Use a Managed Metadata Field as custom property of a WebPart

I'm trying to add a custom property to a WebPart to select multiple terms from a TermSet in SharePoint 2013. I have found this article: ...
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Is there a way to show the Metadata navigation tree , as a left side navigation

I have created an enterprise wiki library site collection , then I link it with a managed metadata service . But I need to add the metadata navigation term tree to be displayed on the left navigation ...
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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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Metadata changes in DIP not reflected in properties

we have a problem with Managed Metadata and changes in Document Information panel in Word. When a user changes a property in the DIP, the changes are not reflected in the documents properties after ...
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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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Why do my “hidden” managed metadata columns have GUIDs as internal names?

When I create my managed meta data column called MyField in my develop environment it gets a "hidden field" with the suffix "_0" (MyField_0). This field has an internal and a static name with the ...
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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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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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Create Content type with metadata field

I made the following Powershell script to create a content type with a text field and a numeric field: $url = "http://my-sharepoint-site" $web = get-spweb $url $ctypeName = “Content type X” ...
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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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Content search webpart - term parents

I am looking for a way to search in content via content search webpart by managed metadata. I need something like {Term.IdWithChildren}, but I need to search in parent terms, instead of child terms. ...
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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 ...
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How do I programmatically get sub terms in a reused term?

Lets say I have two Term Sets named: A & B. In Term Set A I have a term X that i want to reuse in Term Set B. Under X I have some "Child-Terms". How do i programmatically get the "Child-Terms" of ...
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What, if any, is a recommended way to structure similar 500,000 terms?

I have a client that would like to use "tagging" to identify documents that are related to specific customer/case data. Some terms would be customer identifiers with child terms for customer cases. ...
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SP2013 Custom Document Library: The SPListItem being updated was not retrieved with all taxonomy fields

I got a custom document library, deployed from Visual Studio 2012 which contains the Enterprise Metadata Field. While saving an item in SharePoint2013, I get the following error: The SPListItem ...
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Connecting to IBM DB2 Database through OLE DB?

Is there a way to have a Data Source connection to a IBM DB2 database through OLE DB? I have tried all different kinds of variations of the connection strings from ...
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Taxonomy field label not updated when changing language

So, I am working on a multilingual on-premise enterprise SP2013 farm-solution which will support three different languages (NO, SE, EN), and of course has a working MMS with all the terms that I need. ...
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SharePoint still holding a reference to Managed Meta data site columns even after deleting and cleaning database

I am facing some weird issue during the custom farm solution deployment in staging. I am receiving below error when activating the one of the features which deploys custom managed metadata fields as ...
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Term Store Management Data/ Managed Metadata Service items using c# code/using Client Object Model

I have a TermSet called "Products" inside Term Store Management/Managed Metadata. I am designing a front end form which allow user's to submit data to this list. To load the Product dropdown I need to ...
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Use Managed metadata with the Content Query Web Part?

I'm trying out the Content Query Web Part in Office 365. However, I want to use Managed metadata as a criterion to filter on, but I don't see any of the Managed metadata columns I have created in ...
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SharePoint 2013 Term can not be shared multiple times in same term set

I want to reuse a term in 2 different term. As shown in Image I reused Search term in SharePoint 2010 Term. Now I also want to use Search Term in SharePoint 2013 Term... But I am getting error ...
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TaxonomyField not updating

I have a little function that updates a taxonomy field on a listitem. It does work when I call it from the SharePoint site, but If I call it from a WCF service (built on top of SharePoint's WCF ...
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Can I Exclude Sites from a Search Scope Based on Permissions

I would like to create a rule in a search scope that will exclude any sites that a specific AD group has permissions to. We have some sites that broad AD groups (ie: authenticated users) have access ...
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Query for retrieving managed metadata column where the column values are a subset of a list of values

In CAML, if I have a managed metadata column with multiple values, you can determine if one of a list of values is in the column using the following query (where the order of the Values/FieldRef ...
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What is the best way to provision Content Types and managed metadata columns in SharePoint 2010

What is the best way of provisioning ContentTypes, Columns and Metadata columns in SharePoint. Keeping in mind that we have two approaches of 1) SP object Model and CAML (declarative way). Which ...
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How to Create Managed Property on Custom Content Type Column

I created a custom content type with a number of columns. How can I create a Metadata Property for Search based on a column in this custom content type? How would I map the crawled properties (or to ...
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Hide managed metadata column in document information pannel

I am trying to hide a managed metadata column in the document information panel. I attempted to do this by setting the ShowInFileDlg property of the field to false however the field still shows. I've ...
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Controlling Metadata Search Refiners in Search Refinement Panel

I'm trying to figure out why not all of my Metadata terms appear as refiners in the Refinement Panel. I have the following content type structure: Lawyer Office News There are Metadata terms ...
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Managed Metadata changes not applied to list items after term change

I have tried 2 scenarios to update the term store data (on a wiki page content type) 1.) I update a term and hit up and the changes are not reflected on a content type (wiki page) where I am using ...
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Transferring meta data from sharepoint 2007 to sharepoint 2010

I am currently in the process of migrating from SharePoint 2007 to SharePoint 2010 and i have run in to a snag. I have not found a reliable way to transfer over meta data for documents and lists. My ...
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Importing data into a Managed Metadata column

I am currently working on a project which requires me to use Managed Metadata columns in a list.I have used list definitions for creating the list and created the managed metadata field in its ...
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Programmatically enable Enterprise Keywords for a list

How do you programmatically enable Enterprise Keywords for a SharePoint 2010 list? This is how you do it using the GUI: Igor Philippov has a solution which uses reflection and adds the field to ...
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Programmatically check for content type availability in subscribed sites

I have a multi-tenant SharePoint 2013 farm, which has Managed Metadata Service enabled in Multi-Tenant mode. In a Tenant, I have a Content Type Hub site where I have programmatically created Content ...
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SP2013 : CAML query for managed metadata columns for multiple items selected ?

How to write a caml query to fetch data from a managed metadata column ? I have written caml query which works fine for data matching to "Business" . How do my query return results if the data is ...
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SPQuery returns wrong values

The Setup I have a list with 2 extra columns. Target Audience: Choice (Relevant/Everyone) Tags: Managed Metadata field (multiple) When I choose in the "Target Audience" field "Everyone", this ...
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JSLink on managed metadata column in Sharepoint forms

I have a requirement in which i have to apply custom rendering to my managed metadata field. I have to convert the term store hierarchy into a group of three drop downs. for example, I have an ...
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Can enterprise keyword terms be isolated and hyperlinked?

I'm aiming to create a keyword column for a document library. The individual keywords should be hyperlinked search the site onClick. I can't think of another way, so I'm attempting to employ the ...
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Sychronizing a List and a Term Set

In an application I'm building in SP 2013, I would like to have several lists with lookup fields, attachments, workflows, etc., but also be able to reference them via tag fields (at least like a ...
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Restore/Import Managed Metadata from another SP 2013 Farm

My situation: SP2013 Farm A: Managed Metadata Service Application with database named "ManagedMetadataDB" SP2013 Farm B: Managed Metadata Service Application with database named "ManagedMetadataDB" ...
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Populate a Managed Metadata field with jquery

I'm using a managed metadata field in a list to represent X properties. I'm using a column site to do this. In a document Library Z I'm using the same column site and a field Y that contains values ...
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Setting Required Managed Metadata Column to hidden with default value?

In a Content Type, I have one managed metadata column (which is required) I want to set it with default value and set it to hidden using powershell. I want to clarify if it possible to hide a required ...