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

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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 ...
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GetListItems working with ows_metadata and viewfields

This situation is not far out but is a conundrum... I am using GetListItems to query a SharePoint 2010 list. My restrictions on the list are: return back only a few select fields (on top of the the ...
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Handling permission using metadata

I'm working for a company with several departments (human resources, comptability, and such). Each department must be able to create documents. User groups must be able to access documents from a ...
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Dependencies between two managed metadata columns

I need to create a dependency between two columns in a document library. The first column is "Exempt?". Either "Yes" or "No" can be input. If "Exempt?" is "Yes", then I would like the second column ...
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Create folders from metadata

We have a library with content types and categories in it. Now we need to burn on cd our documents for a client. If we open the explorer view we see all documents without any metadata values. It is ...
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How to display value of version column in word document?

I tried to include my document's version number in a word file using quick parts as described here: ...
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Fetch list item properties using Powershell

I have document library. I want to replace some document properties using powershell. There are multiple properties associated with each document. First I'll need to check for all documents if that ...
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Use SP2013 content organiser to route to a document set based on metatdata

Is it possible to: Route documents to a specific document set based on its metadata? If the document set does not already exist then create it?
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Why to choose metadata navigation

What is the difference between metadata navigation and filtering via column heading?
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SharePoint 2013 Foundation Metadata

I have SharePoint 2013 Foundation, i can see there is no managed metadata in that version. Can i use collumns as metadata?, What is the difference between managed metadata collumns and list collumns? ...
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Filtering / sorting of Managed Metadata Columns not working

We're experiencing some issues with Managed Metadata columns in a list view. - filtering is not working - sort order seems to be wrong Sorting: The sort order seems to follow the term ID, not the ...
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Dynamically create metadata and associate it with File using Client Object Model

Is there any way to dynamically add metadata in the upload file. I am using the following code in this regard. File uploadFile = context.Web.GetFileByServerRelativeUrl(location); //check out to make ...
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Force users to enter document metadata before creating a new document in Sharepoint 2013 document library?

First off, I'm new to Sharepoint. With that out of the way, I have a document library based on a custom content type. When working with Sharepoint document libraries some users find the document info ...
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Filter when created column and month are not current

I have created a month column that is text based on a document library. The intent was for the user to select the month the file will be published. I have read that it is better to use the [created] ...
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Error code 0x81020030 when calling UpdateListItems of Lists.asmx web service

My problem is very similar to this one (in what I'm calling) but I'm receiving a different error. The XML I feed the service and the response is as follows; <Batch OnError="Continue" ...
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Hierarchical Metadata - how can they be used in search reasonably?

In a SharePoint 2013 site, we have defined metadata hierarchically in groups like a tree. My question: Which behavior of SharePoint 2013 is possible and "wanted" for searching content by such ...
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sharepoint 2013 metadata

hi all i am relatively new to sharepoint and am running sharepoint 2013 on-premise standard. i have created a site with a library and added a managed metadata column. i have also created a term sets. ...
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SharePoint 2013 Online CQWP, using design manager can't filter on a managed metadata column

I reviewed a lot of articles and couldn't find anyone talking this issue. My issue is when I use Design manager to create a CQWP snippet, I always get error message when try to filter against a Page ...
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Sharepoint 2010 managed metadata via powershell: can't access some fields

I'm trying to learn about accessing/setting managed metadata fields using powershell (v2) in sharepoint 2010. Based on various tutorials/forums I have the following minimal (not)working example: ...
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Faster way of Downloading Metadata in CSV

we Have document library with 3lacs+ items. we have to download metadata of each file in a csv such as Modified date , modified By etc. I used powershell code for achieving this task but for some ...
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Terms, keywords, tags hashtags this is confusing

i have read all day about keywords, tags, #hasttags and it confuses me. Whats the difference between Keywords and terms/termsets? I have tagged documents with keywords, but i want to use terms ...