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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Why can't a Managed Metadata field be sealed?

I am creating a custom list definition that contains Managed Metadata fields (TaxonomyFieldType). These taxonomy fields are !important so users should not be able to delete them through the UI. I ...
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Merge SP list data into a word document

I'm looking for some guidance on creating a custom sharepoint list (not a document library) that will generate and populate a word document with the list item's meta data. the generated word document ...
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Migrating a file share to SharePoint (metadata vs. folders)

I have read numerous articles recently around the benefits of utilising metadata in SharePoint Server 2010 as opposed to the age-old folder paradigm. While I have found these articles useful in ...
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Publishing Managed Metadata and Using it with UPS

We have a publishing and collaboration Farm, published a Managed Metadata Service and given Full Access to the collabortion Farm. In the Collaboration Farm, created a User profile Property and ...
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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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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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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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Merge two managed metadata services?

My customer have two separate managed metadata services which she want to be merged into one. How do I do that without using a third party application?
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Update metadata field of type TaxonomyFieldValueCollection using REST API [duplicate]

While updating metadata of field type TaxonomyFieldValueCollection I am getting following error. "{"error":{"code":"-1, ...
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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 ...
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Managed metadata Service Application Connections - Some clarification

When we create a new "Managed Metadata service" Application through Central administration, It automatically goes to Default "Application Proxy Group" (unless we specify otherwise) right? All the web ...
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PowerShell script to check if MMS is connected to Web Application

I want to check if Managed Metadata Service is connected to any Web Application by powershell script. What will be the possible script to check this?
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LabelMatchInformation not case-insensitive?

I'm having some issues with using LabelMatchInformation to search for terms in the managed metadata service. I'm searching for my terms like this: var labelMatchInfo = new ...
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Filtering list with managed metadata field dose not work in iFrame

I am working on a publishing site. As required, a view of pages library needs to be displayed on a page. The view contains a managed metadata field. If access the page directly, the view can be ...
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No metadata in Internet Explorer

A user is unable to select metadata from the pop up window when trying to tag a document when uploading. But if Chrome is used it is OK. Clearly a browser issue. Which setting in IE could be ...
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Show managed metadata as search refiner SP2010

I have been trying whole day to configure search, set up the search service application, did a full crawl, had lots of internal errors and after a long day, did an iisreset and finally it was working. ...
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View Filter Based on Metadata Custom Properties

I have a Term Set in my SP2013 Standard installation that gives the locations of our offices. Each Office has it's own HR Administrator so I have set that information as a custom property. As part ...
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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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Term store management link invisible to Site Owner

I am owner [ assigned through site owners group] of sub site in a site collection, But I didn't find Term store management link in site administration settings, where us site collection administrator ...
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Setting managed metadata field via Sharepoint Designer 2013 Workflow

I'm trying to copy an item from one list to another via a workflow in Sharepoint 2013. I can create the item and set the fields to equal the Current Item's value for that corresponding field, and it ...
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Issue While setting Faceted Search in SharePoint 2013

I am trying to configure a Faceted Navigation for SharePoint 2013. I have added the Refinement web-part to the page but the "Use the refinement configuration defined in the Managed Navigation term ...
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When I click on the library setting “Metadata navigation settings” or “Per-location view settings ” got the error: Object reference not set to an

I am using sp2010. I have a document library with documents. I have 3 managed metadata columns in this library. When I go to the library settings and click on the option "Metadata navigation settings" ...
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What is the best way to deploy 3 level global top navigation across the site collections?

There are a number of site collections that need to have a same top navigation. Currently, only main site collection has 3 level top navigation with structural navigation mode. However, it seems to me ...
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How to auto generate parent MMD columns based on child MMD columns?

This is the structure of one of my Term Sets. I have a Site Column called Record Type (Deeds, Agreements, Permits) I have a Site Column called Deed Type (D1, D2, D3) I have a Site Column called ...
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Update managed metadata Multi Value

I have a list which uses a managed metadata column, that is configured to have multiple values. I need to update the particular items in the list which have a specific term, and change it. For ...
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Office 365 Enterprise Wiki - Error when clicking on a Category

I have created an Enterprise Wiki site in Office 365. When I click on a "Category" (which is bound to the standard Managed Metadata term set, as standard) I get an error page (Unable to display this ...
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How to create a Document Library with Metadata Column using JSOM

I am trying to automate the creation of a document library. Therefore I have a button which after clicking on it creates a new document library with at least one managed metadata column. I already ...
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Giving Anchor Links to a Managed Navigation Menu Item

Is is possible to give a link to a selected text in content editor from Managed Metadata Service, Managed Navigation, with UserFriendly url?
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A failure was reported when trying to invoke a service application:EndpointFailure: Affected Endpoint MetadataWebService.svc

SharePoint 2013 farm with 3 web front end 2 web app and 2 workflow server.we have scheduler running sharepoint warm up scripts at 2am in the morning to beat the morning rush hour traffic. Couple of ...
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showing out of the box custom properties tab for terms in termstore in sharepoint 2010

We want to capture additional metadata for each Term (Ex: Requested for, Requested date, Requested by). These properties are not available in SharePoint 2010 OOTB but can be achieved using ...
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Document Information Panel issue [duplicate]

The problem we have is that for custom content types not all managed metadata column are displayed in Document Information Panel (DIP) for the document in MS Office client application. However, ...
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Managed Metadata Navigation - Browser Back Button Problem

In our intranet site, we have links in various places that navigate the user to document libraries that are pre-filtered by managed metadata values. The URLs look like this (with metadata filter ...
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Site Setting’s Tree View look and feel is not working properly

I have an enterprise wiki site collection, contains 5 enterprise wiki sub-sites. For each of the sub sites I changed the look & feel to show tree view on the left side navigation as follow:- ...
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How can I find the sspList id and termSetList id for a TaxonomyWebTaggingControl?

I'm trying to create a page layout that includes a TaxonomyWebTaggingControl on an Office 365 site. I do not have access to PowerShell. I have the SspId and TermSetId but cannot figure out how to ...
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Managed Metadata Fields not showing up in preview mode

In our SharePoint 2013 Publishing page, managed metadata fields doesn't show in preview, they show up only in edit mode or after we publish page. Is this bug? Thanks in advance.
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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 field in Create page

I have a managed metadata field added in my list. How to include this field in my custom 'Create' page? I have tried the below code, but its not rendering. Any idea on this ? ...
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Term store navigation changes depending on the page

In SharePoint 2013, I created a managed metadata navigation system. Structure is like: Header1(SiteCollection) Header2(SiteCollection/Pages/Page.aspx) -OtherPage2(SiteCollection/Pages/Page2.aspx) ...
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Best practice for adding metadata in sharepoint 2013

I want to use the metadata tags in our sharepoint portal application. This should not be hard coded and need to be based on pages. The user should be able to search based on metadata tags. How can we ...
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Rename metadata property in bulk

I have a document library with documents that are tagged with Metadata from the term store. I want to delete the term and rename all the documents with the tag 1.3 for example to 1.0. Deleting the ...
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Refinement Webpart with terms and child terms

I'm trying to build a news archive for a intranet. A single news article has a managed metadata column named News Categories and points to a termset named News Categories. In that column the editors ...
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PowerShell Metadata Navigational Menu of Simple Links from a Table stuck in Second Gear

Currently I have it working for 2 levels of simple links. Actually no links are in this version. I have been able to create a submenu but not a sub-sub-menu. I believe it has to do with the way I ...
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Problems with Managed Metadata can cause permission errors for users with permission only from a list on the site?

I am using Sharepoint 2013. I'm having problems with Managed Metadata as this question: Managed Metadata I'm having error with permissions as this question: Permissions Error My problem: I have a ...
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Turn Enterprise Keyword column into clickable links

I've created an Enterprise Keyword column and have begun tagging documents. My conception was that terms in the column would automatically be clickable links and allow users to see all files tagged ...
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Error in Managed Metadata

I use SharePoint 2013 My Managed Metadata simply stopped, I look in LOG and I found this errors: 1 - Failed to get term store for proxy; 2 - The Managed Metadata Service 'Service Name' is ...
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Branding Managed Navigation / active node - Term store - How to set active node / page / site in the html code

Is there a good way of marking the active node in the managed navigation? ex: if you browse in the menu to a node on level 3, how can you mark that spesific node as "active" Root node - subsite1 ...
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SharePoint 2013 (office 365) Multi value Managed metadata property in refiners

I have a multi valued managed metadata property in office 365 called products and it only generated 2 crawled properties owstaxidProducts and Products. I tried to associate both to refinablestring01 ...
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Mass update metadata in all items (files and folders) in a document library

This is my first question here, so apologies if it is a duplicate. I'm trying to write PowerShell code to mass-update a managed metadata property, doing something like this: $query = New-Object ...