Structural metadata, the design and specification of data structures is "data about the containers of data".

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SharePoint 2013: Word Web and Quick Parts with Lookup Values

I've run into an issue which may simply be a limitation of the Word Web App, however I'm not certain if this is the case, or if there is a way around this that I have overlooked. So I have a library ...
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Creating a reusable document library with metadata columns

I'm going to create document libraries for our various clients in our portal. Each document library will have common metadata columns, such as Business Line and Solution Line, which will help organize ...
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SharePoint 2010 - default metadata when adding a document

I have a document library where I have documents sorted by a metadata field. The hierarchy is 4 layers deep. So when I am on a 4th layer term set and click "Add a document", I can choose the document ...
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Update metadata column using Java REST

As I understand, you have to make a 3 steps to update the metadata on the file. I have uploaded a file to my document library using POST and after that made a GET and took out the metadata i need to ...
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Document Information Panel was unable to load: NodeTest expected here

We are using SP built-in feature to map document library columns to Word QuickParts. We are using default template for Microsoft Office applications. Most of Word templates are working fine, but ...
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How do I get the Title column of my SharePoint Online doc library to show the title of PDF documents?

I have a simple document library on my department's SharePoint Online site. I've uploaded a mix of Word documents and PDF documents to it. I want to show the title of each document. I've worked ...
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Programmatically setting a TaxonomyFieldValue doesn't work when there's a default

I wouldn't have believed this until I saw it for myself and was able to prove it. I'm attempting to programmatically set the value of a managed metadata field. The code looks something like this: ...
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Add metadata(columns data) to a file in Document Library using java. Sharepoint 2013

I'm new to sharepoint, I've created a web services where i post files to a document library but i also want to add metadata(columns data) 'Title' at the same time as i post the file using java. Is ...
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Additional Metatdata and project sites

I have been asked to complete the following and im a little unsure if it can be done and how. A number of team sites would like to display a list of project sites which they are currently working ...
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Adding additional columns to sites

I a looking for a suggestions to the following request I have received: A number of departments have asked for a list of project sites to be pulled through to allow them to see which projects they ...
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Friendly URl on metadata colums

I have got a document library with a metadata column. Document library: My Document Metadata column: - Category:A1, A2, A3, A4, A5 I have activated the metadata navigation option, so I can ...
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How to transfer a pdf and its metadata in folder from a collaboration site to a myteam site library?

We have tried transferring the pdfs multiple ways: Using windows explorer - which works but the metadata is not preserved Moving pdfs one by one - not efficient enough Tried transferring by using ...
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OOB Filter Options for Managed Metadata in Sp2013

I am looking for a filter option that allows us to filter data based on Metadata values . I am using SP2013 on Office 365 and as well On Premise SP2013 . I have tried using SharePoint List ...
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Import a Managed Metadata CSV into Term Store Management Tool with Shared Properties in SharePoint 2013

I have searched around for the answer to this question but don't seem to be able to find an answer. I am working on importing some Term Sets into the Term Store Management Tool from CSV which works ...
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Is it possible to reference the “Other Labels” field from the SharePoint term store to a SharePoint workflow.?

I have a situation where I need to reference the "Other Labels" field from the SharePoint term store, to a SharePoint workflow, but cannot seem to find a suitable solution following a quick internet ...
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how to update managed metadata fields using rest?

I am using rest to post resources in Sharepoint and I can insert my files without problems. However, when I tried to update the metadata fields even using the unique identifier of the term I want to ...
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Dynamically populate page with links to document libraries

The business where I work wants to move from one library with multiple client folders to one library per client. To ease in administration I want to create a page that displays hyperlinks to all ...
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Can we use metadata columns to tag pages in the 'Pages' library (SharePoint 2013 Online)?

I have added a metadata column to the 'Pages' library to tag the pages in SharePoint 2013 Online. But when I tried to add a tag for page by editing the page properties my column is not shown there. So ...
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Using meta tags for Facebook in a SharePoint site

I have a public-facing SharePoint Foundation 2013 site, http://www.oceanview335.com. It is NOT a SharePoint Online site. I am trying to build meta tags in the master page so I can control the data ...
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Metadata navigation removing views

By default SharePoint will show the first 3 views in a library and allow you to see more by click the ellipses "...", but for some reason my library is only showing the first view and then giving me ...
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Retrieving metadata around documents in a library

This may come across as a novice question, but I was hoping to gain some direction or advice in how to query SharePoint 2013 to retrieve the metadata (document properties, including the Document ID ...
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How can I update a Document Library column with calculated data? - Sharepoint 2010

I've recently added a Date column to a Document Library and would like to update all of the existing documents with a calculated date. The new Date Column [DueDate] can be entered manually on ...
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Move documents and retain the metadata

I need to move 100's of documents from one SharePoint environment (2010) to another (2013). Is there a FREE gui tool to do this? I do not have direct access to server so PowerShell isn't an option ...
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Word Quick Parts from Custom List

Once again I need help. I have created a custom form that does two things. It saves an item to a list, and it creates a folder in a document library with a document set in it. The content types, ...
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White space above the webpart in a library page when enabling “Metadata Navigation”

I have created a new library. It works fine. I enabled the "Metadata Navigation" and now I see alot of white space above my library. See printscreen. How can I reduce this white space? When I disable ...
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Exception when accessing metadata navigation settings on a library

On a specific document library when accessing the metadata navigation settings page we get the following exception: 11.07.2014 16:25:43.21 w3wp.exe (0x04E0) 0x3058 SharePoint Foundation ...
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Can I create a list which counts the number of documents of a specific metadata type by the folder they are stored within?

Running SP2013 Foundation. My users interact by uploading documents to personal folders within a document library, selecting the type of document they have uploaded via a lookup column and SP list. I ...
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Metadata navigation on document library, removing “Folders” from TreeView

Does anyone know how to add only one custom MetadataNavigationHierarchy? In my case, I would like to remove "Folders" from the TreeView, so my custom MetadataNavigationHierarchy is the only one being ...
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Loop through array and update metadata on files using relative URL only

I've got a script that combines JavaScript, jQuery, and SPServices to build an array of documents, copy each file or subfolder to an alternate location, then update the original file to indicate it's ...
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How do I use metadata for drill down searching

I want to create a refinement panel with all my metadata items so a user can select all documents that have metadata item X with value X1 and metadata item Y with values Y1 and Y2. Sort of like how ...
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What is the correct value notation for a managed metadata (single), Id;#Value?

I am using sp 2010. I have a document library with some issues. When I try to edit this document and try to save it/check in, it give me some error about the Document Properties. I did some ...
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Loop into all excel files in a library and “Remove All” programmatically “Document Properties and Personal Information”?

I am using sharepoint 2010. I have many sites with a some document library inside the template. Inside this document library there is now some bug. Forgot this bug, lets focus now on the workaround. ...
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Collect data from more than one web application

I have 4 web applications (SharePoint 2010) and each web application contains a site collection or 2. I want to collect them all into one web application without losing the data in all sites, ...
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Updating metadata for Discussions and Replies in Community site in SP 2013

I have successfully created discussions and replies using code in my Community site on SP 2013 server. Actually i received XML files containing the Discussions and Replies along with the corresponding ...
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Can you copy / migrate a list from Sharepoint 2007 to 2013 without third party software?

I am curious if its possible to migrate a huge list from 2007 to 2013 and keeping metadata without going through 2010 first or using third party software?
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Setting Location Based Column Defaults with SPServices

I know that setting location based column defaults is possible programatically using visual studio which isn't an option for me. Is it possible using spservices or another jquery library? Cheers, ...
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Automating Upload of large volume files to Document library in SharePoint 2013 Office365

I have searched in the internet for multiple tools and none of tools are supporting to pre-fill metadata values for a document. I just wanted to know is there any tool which can automate the process ...
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Show attachment names as a coloumn in Sharepoint list - 2007

Is there a way I can show attachment names as a 'Title' field in SharePoint list 2007? I'm wanting to save duplication having to type out the name of a file to show as the title in the list. I've ...
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Building a ticketing system in Sharepoint Online - which method is better?

Good day, everyone. We are planning to implement a discussion-board based ticketing system on SharePoint Online 2013. One of the important functional requirements would be restricting access to ...
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Default Values do not get applied to new versions of documents

Default values work correctly when a document is first uploaded to a library. But when that document is modified and re-uploaded to the library, the default values are not applied. I've tested this ...
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Solutions (3rd party or OOTB) to prompt for additional metadata when document changes location

Possibly the biggest problem with giving a user their own workspace, whether that is mysites or a library, is ECM. My situation is no different. In our scenario, we would like for a user to be able ...
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Datasheet View hyper-link and column editing errors

I encountered an issue when using SharePoint 2010 having upgraded from office 2007 to 2013 (resolved here). Having installed the patch I've discovered that the datasheet view no longer allows me to do ...
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Metadata fields not shown for Office files but shown for PDF

We have an out-of-the-box document library with some Office documents and PDFs inside. I've added some columns (site-existing ones): Comments, Company, Keywords. Now when I view/edit properties: ...
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If I wanted to have SharePoint update with Live Market Data (ie. Bloomberg), is this possible?

I'm trying to figure out if SharePoint has a functionality where it can feed in live Market Data from an external site (i.e. Bloomberg) and update periodically throughout the course of the day.
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Copy files/folders between site collection and retaining metadata

I'm using SharePoint 2013 I need to copy files/folders/sub folders from one site collection to different site collection(basically archiving them). I need to do this remotely by using CSOM/JSOM. ...
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Tagging of Documents while saving them and pull up in SharePoint?

I am working on OOB designing of a SharePoint site and have a question regarding tags. As of now the enterprise taxonomy is being developed and My Sites is not yet enabled. We will have large number ...
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How to create a list with metadata from project sites?

Here is the situation: I have many project sites in my team site and I would like to create a view or a list or a webpart that would only show links to the active projects among every projects we ...
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Version is being changed when editing document properties

Is it possible to edit "Properties" of a document? Each time I edit "properties" of any document, version is being changed. Is it possible to edit and it remain in same version?
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Sharepoint 2010 metadata filters- Driving from a link or script

The "old style" list filters in Sharepoint List views (e.g. when the user clicks on a column to filter or sort on column values) use an http GET, so the filter paramaters are transmitted in the page ...
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Overwrite Library Word file with PDF and keep SharePoint Document ID

We are moving from Documentum to SharePoint 2013, and are trying to test whether we can check out a Word file from a SharePoint library and then when I check in the file, overwrite it with a PDF ...