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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Deploy managed metadata with a Core solution

I want to build a core solution in SharePoint 2013. I need to deploy two lists, in one of them will be defined a field that uses a taxonomy picker. But now I am wondering how I can provision the ...
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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 type not showing in the “New” document button when displaying managed metadata column on list

I am currently developing a document library on SharePoint Online. However whenever I tried to show a managed metadata column on list, the content type choices in the "New" document button on tool ...
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When to use new Term Group rather than creating new Term Set

Can anyone adivce when i need to create a new term group and when i need to create a new term set ? In my case i have a term set named "Standard" that contain some ISO standards terms. and i am ...
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Permissions and Managed Metadata in Navigation

So I've set up on SharePoint 2013 Managed Metadata Navigation for a site collection, inherits to all sites below. When I access as a "Site Member" or "Site Owner" I get to see the full navigation. ...
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In a document library : group by view with manage metadata Navigation problem

I encountered a problem while configuring a document library using a group by view with the Managed Metadata filtering and navigation. Under Key filters option ( Search Option) all the documents ...
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Is there a way to see GUID for a metadata column in a list without using a SharePoint Designer?

Is there a way to see GUID for a metadata column in a list without using a SharePoint Designer? I could have used SharePoint Designer but I can't because the customer has turned it off for some ...
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Workflow to change a managed metadata field in form when current date/time is greater than EndDate

I am working in a document library. I have a field, SessionType, that is a managed metadata field which can contain either a value of "Upcoming" or a value of "Past session". In addition, each item in ...
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Retrieve data from taxonomyfield using jsom gives error

I have a managed metadata type column in my document library. I need to get the data from this column by using jsom. But whenever I try to get the values it gives me error. The code and error are ...
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Add List Item with managed metadata field through JSOM

I have a simple scenario, where I've a list with some custom content types. Among other fields, i have a managed metadata field. I want to add a new item in the list through JSOM and this is where I ...
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How to Group By the Managed Metadata Column with Multiple values

I have a document library with Name Document Type and Module. Document Type and Module is managed metadata columns. Now I have group by for Document type but I can't have the same for Module column as ...
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What is the best practice to move/copy termset from global to local?

I am using sharepoint 2010. I have 1 webapplication with many site collections. In one of my site collection I have some specific site with a list with a managed metadata column. I have setup this ...
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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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Sticky navigation

I've added some styling to the s4-titlerow for branding purposes and need to make it sticky. What's the best way to do this without getting the title stuck as well? I've added position: fixed; to s4-...
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When to use “Tree view” or when to use “Managed navigation” , if i want to be able to filter my pages using term store

Seems there are two main approaches if I want to be able to filter my wiki pages using metadata term store inside enterprise wiki site collection. First Approach. Tree View Approach is to do the ...
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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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More than 1 Term set for a managed metadata column

Is it possible to have a column with more than one term set associated? I read that is possible to associate a MM column with a group but I don't know if I'm missing something
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How to check if managed metadata has a keyword in CAML query?

I want to make a caml query that checks if a managed metadata column (which is a list of phrases) contains a certain phrase. I have this which seems to work, but the problem is it does a substring ...
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Rename Term store (root) with powershell - managed metadata service

Is there a way to rename Term store "root" node? (yellow in the picture below) I've tried $taxonomySession = Get-SPTaxonomySession -Site $gurl $termStore = $taxonomySession.TermStores["Managed ...
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CustomSortOrder of TermSet is not automatically being updated on new entries

I have a company ASPX-Page with some code behind to display a treeview containing some categories. These categories are just some terms in the "Taxonomy Term Store", so only some managed metadata ...
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Unable to view the Custom MMS in Available Service Applications Drop Down

I have created a new MMS in production SP 2013 farm's Central Admin.When I click on the Manage on the ribbon for this new MMS proxy, I am unable to view the newly created MMS name.What am I missing ?
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How could i run user as contributors

how could i run user with Contributors permissions in termstore group? Without the user are in the group? Is it possible? Running for an user that aint member of the group Contributors in term store ...
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How to iterate through termstore in managed metadata?

Have a problem when trying to iterate through termstore in Managed Metadata service application. Termstore architecture is shown below: MMS Termgroup Terset Level 1 Term ...
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Ad Hoc entry to managed meta data text box

When dealing with managed meta data column the only way you can add a new term to your term set is to click the Add New Item from the prompted here: Now, is it possible to be able to instead bypass ...
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Accessing Terms in Term Store using JSOM in Sharepoint 2013

I want to display the terms from a term store using Javascript Object Model. How can this be done?
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Metadata Vs Dropdown Vs Lookup column

Seems that SharePoint provides multiple ways to manage information, and I am confused on when to use metadata, dropdown or lookup column. Now I have these requirements:- Inside our document library ...
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How to insert data into Managed Metadata field of any Document Set using PowerShell?

I am creating a Document Set for a library using powershell and that document set contains some mandatory managed metadata fields. I am able to create document set but how can I insert data into those ...
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How can I get a list of documents that have one or more managed metadata terms?

I have videos that are "tagged" with one or more terms from managed metadata. I want to get a list of documents in the Documents library whose tags match one or more of the video's tags. I am able to ...
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Reading a Term Set using javascript

I am trying to read a term set (Ideally I want it in tree order) but haven't figured out a simple way of doing that yet. So I have the below working about from the line where I am trying to read the ...
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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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Managed Metadata Navigation Security Trimming

Does the managed metadata navigation offer security trimming? I create a new web and not have anyone have access to it. I would now add a link to that web to the managed metadata navigation. ...
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Managed metadata Group not visible in sharepoint 2013

I have created managed metadata Group named "MyGroup" in term store (Managed Metadata Service) programmatically under FeatureActivated method in SharePoint 2013 as below: public override void ...
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SharePoint Online: How to import values into a managed metadata column?

Is it possibly to copy/migrate values into a managed metadata column? Everything I'm reading either pertains to SharePoint OnPrem, or copying/migrating taxonomy (groups and sets) - neither of which ...
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Need advice to get rid of subfolder-tree structure

Our user wants to build a Knowledgebase portal. He designed the structure with folder-subfolder's concept, i.e., Main Category > sub category > subsub category, etc. Permission inheritance will ...
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How can I use data from Managed Metadata Columns in Workflows and Calculated Fields?

It seems that sharepoint does not allow MM columns to be used in calculated fields, and I'm not sure how to use them in a workflow either. Can someone please inform me as to how I can use terms in the ...
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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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Import Term Set with Nav URL & Custom Properties

How can I import a term set that is used for navigation into another site collection on a different sharepoint server? Originally we tried moving it with the who site collection using stsadm -o ...
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Changing from Metadata to Folders - files not appearing in library

I've been requested to remove the Metadata that was configured for a meeting site's document library. It was structured around Year and Month metadata tags. There was a big issue with being unable ...
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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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SharePoint 2013 managed metadata navigation and custom sort order

I'm trying out the managed navigation in SP 2013 and cannot set the custom sort order. I select "Use custom sort order" and save it but when I reload the page "Use default sort order according to ...
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FullTextSQLQuery with a Taxonomy GUID in Where Clause

I've created a few documents and tagged them with various Taxonomy Terms from a Term Set. The terms I have chosen are children of other Terms. I've executed a crawled and created a Managed Property ...
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SharePoint 2010 Metadata Navigation Heirarchy not Filtering

I have four colunms on my document library as metadata tags - Certificates, staff, Region, & language. I have added all four to my metadata navigational hierarchy. Problem: I can only filter by ...
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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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mega drop down SharePoint 2013 - Any more third party tool

Im looking for a mega dropdown menu to use in a sharepoint 2013 project. I'm happy to use a third party one like this one archetonomy But i need some other similar ones to compare too but can't find ...
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Identify where a taxonomy term is being used

Is there a way to identify where a particular piece of metadata in the term store is being used on a particular site and in how many instances it is used. So the user has a need to identify whether a ...
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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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Managed Metadata field each value to display on a new line

I have added a managed metadata column to my content type and have proceeded to add it to the page layout. It is set to multi-value and is working fine with the delimiter as ";". The results appear ...
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Disable Managed Metadata field

How could I disable a managed metadata field?. I'm pulling the information of that field from another List and I don't want the user to modify its value
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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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Managed metadata error: This operation cannot be completed. the term store may be unavailable

I am using sp 2010. I have a managed metadata global structure implemented. It was working always fine, but today it is empty and gives me this error: this operation cannot be completed. the term ...