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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Modify existing lookup type column to managed metadata type

We are in process of migrating one of our big website which is built in WSS 3.0 to SharePoint 2010 Standard version. In the process we want to convert all lookup columns to managed metadata type. We ...
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using TaxonomySession from SharePoint web part and visual web part

Can TaxonomySession be used at SharePoint visual web part and web part on sandbox? I tested a simple code as following, protected void Page_Load(object sender, EventArgs e) { ...
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Why is managed metadata 'suggestions' only working as “begins with” and not “contains”?

We have managed metadata working for a field where we love the auto-complete\suggestions ability. We're currently using this to populate a form (calendar entry) and enter in contact names. The problem ...
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What's the best way to exploit a managed metadata column for document keywords?

I have a managed metadata field as a column in a document library. Users have added multiple keywords through this in some cases. What I'd like to do be able to provide a page for browsing the ...
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SharePoint 2010 app server is responding slowly?

SharePoint 2010 application server responds slowly, below are observed from the ULS during the slowness Timer Job SchedulingUnpublish MetadataWebServiceApplication.GetChanges called on 'Managed ...
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Using powershell to list managed metadata terms

I'd like to gather statistics on managed metadata use. Instead of quering the content by the terms (one by one), I'd like to run through selected lists, listing the used terms per item. Is this ...
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How to revert accidental page unghosting?

How can I resore ghosting of a page back if I accidentally unghosted it? Will its deleting and recreating restore ghosting and remove copy of changed page from database? Update: Searched for ...
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How can I create a managed metadata column that allows terms from several term sets?

What I'd like to do is create a Managed Metadata column that allows terms that come from several term sets (or possibly from one group containing several term sets). True, adding an Enterprise ...
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SharePoint 2010: Enterprise Keywords not saving for certain users

User has owner permissions. The user enters the keyword in the Enterprise Keywords field, saves the item, opens the same item for editing and the keywords are not there. I can save keywords to the ...
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Term Set missing from available list in Managed Metadata column configuration

Here I am trying to create a Managed Metadata column. I get as far as Term Set Settings, and attempt to choose the term set I created about 15 minutes ago. But all I see are the term sets I created ...
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Help with Bulk Metadata Updates

I'm having the following conundrum with a bulk update of Metadata. But first, some background... I have a library of about 2000 letters that currently live on a shared drive. We're migrating those to ...
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Can I export a list of columns?

I have about 125 custom columns that I want to use on a different SharePoint site. Is there a way to do that without re-entering all the column definitions? In a perfect world, I could do some sort of ...
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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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Importing Active Directory fields into User Profile Managed Metadata Properties

In the simplest approach, we've created a term set for our company's departments. Our Active Directory also captures this information as a string property. When we import our users from AD into ...
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How to use spservice for taxonomy terms in metadata administration

I have added terms in termset and need to loopthrough the terms in javascript to get the array of terms. so i used spservice. but not working function GetTerm() { var termStore = ...
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Automatically add tag to uploaded document in sharepoint

My environment is sharepoint 2010 and vs 2010. I already have an OOTB document library that I am using and I wanted to know how I can add a tag or keyword to a METADATA column. I am using the same ...
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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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Create TermStore (SPServiceApplicationProxy) Programmatically

Is it possible to create a new custom TermStore Programmatically? something like SPServiceProxy proxy = SPFarm.Local.ServiceProxies.Where(s => ...
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How do I move the contents (and mappings) of the Managed Metadata Service Application from dev to test environment?

I have a solution on a development server with a custom list with Managed Metadata fields that reference Managed Metadata term sets (from the standard Managed Metadata Service (MMS)). The term sets ...
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Managed metadata field is greyed out when deploying a list definition project

I am trying to deploy a list definition which contains a TaxonomyFieldType, however the managed metadata field that gets deployed is greyed out. This is very frustrating as there are no error messages ...
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Tag cloud in SP2010

I am using a managed metadata column in a content type. The content type is used across the site collection.I want to show the most used values of the column as a Tag cloud web part. The out of box ...
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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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EventHandler for Managed Metadata Terms

I want to invoke some of my custom code during the addition and deletion of TermSets or Term in Term Store Management under Managed Metadata Service. If we can invoke those codes, then how we can ...
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Sharepoint TaxonomyField Object

How do you get a TaxonomyField object from the Managed Property Title? Does anyone know a good article/tutorial on programatically working with taxonomies in Sharepoint 2010?
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Cannot display multi-valued property in people search results

Problem: I add a new property "Languages" to user profiles. This is a managed metadata property (type String (Multi Value)) Users select 2-3 languages they speak In people search results I want to ...
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Renaming of site column „Enterprise Keywords“ without risk?

I would to rename the site column „Enterprise Keywords“ (that can be added to content types so that users are able to tag items) to “Tags”. This is possible, but my question is: Do you have ...
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Filter by metadata through connection to another item

I was wondering if it is possible to filter a list item based on metadata values from another list item. I tested it locally but it didn't seem to work althougth another post here said it should work ...
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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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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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Link between the unique Id and the TermLabel of metadata

I would like to ask a connection between the TermLabels and the associated unique id with that Label...my question is how find connection or link between the metadata applied or consumed to a ...
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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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SharePoint 2010 - Content type in key filters not arranged alphabetically

I am using Content type in Key Filters (Metadata navigation) to filter out our content. The Content type drop down is not arrnaged alphabetically. Is there a way to accomplish this i.e arrange the ...
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Possible to pick and choose which Managed Metadata Columns show in the Refinement Panel?

I am able to get all Managed Metadata Columns to show up by adding this to my Filter Category Definition: <Category Title="Managed Metadata Columns" Description="Managed ...
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How to index (in FAST Search 2010 for SharePoint) multiple large custom columns with the same name

I am trying to add the same custom column ('Raw' in this case) to several different document libraries, and have these columns defined as custom metadata that gets indexed in the FAST Search Server. ...
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Sharepoint as a Digital Asset Management solution? [closed]

I am evaluating products for my company in order to meet requirements for a digital asset management system. We plan on making this management system a central location for any and all types of ...
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managed metadata service database information

I have some issue here regarding the metadata service database. Can anyone tell me where or in which table the information of all the metadata database is stored in the SQL Server 2008?? I know ...
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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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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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Dependencies between Managed Metadata columns

I have two managed metadata columns, which I want to make dependent of each other. The first column is a set of companies (Company), and the other column contains the employees (Employee) of the ...
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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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Saving list template with managed metadata columns. Creating new list with the template.

I have a list that has several columns including managed metadata columns. I'm saving this list as a template and including all the content. I'm then taking this template to another site collection ...
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Managed Metadata 403 Error on Contributor Edit

I log into portal using spadmin account, then go to a doc lib "TestDocLib". I can see the values for all the metadata fields (about 8 metadata fields) and I can click on Edit to open the ...
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Error on setMapping for managed property

I'm getting error when i try to add a crawled property to managed property "contentshidden" Anyone know why the problem can ben, when i add a mapping to empty mapping property it is ok, but when i ...
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Managed Metadata Service Application and Crazy Behavior

Good afternoon everyone. I've been working on the implementation of a SharePoint 2010 farm for over a week know, which is far longer than I should have been working on it. I'm running into a ...
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need help sharing managed metadata service between farms

I'm having an issue sharing our managed metadata service with another farm in our company. Both farms are on the same AD Domain, but are otherwise separate. I've only got access to the publishing ...
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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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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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TaxonomyField.SetFieldValue throws “Specified method is not supported” Exception

I'm trying to copy a list item from one list to another. The lists are on the same site and the code is being fired inside of an item added/updated event receiver). Both lists have managed metadata ...
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SharePoint2010 restore does not restore the tags

I am facing a strange issue. Whenever I take backup of SharePoint site collection and move it from Model Office to Production System, the tags with the documents become inactive. When you open the ...
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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 ...