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

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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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User permissions by metadata?

I'm trying to set up a site architecture for a new Office 365 account, and we would need to have a site and its documents generally open to multiple employees, but some of these need access to most ...
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document template metadata sharepoint library

I have document template (Employee form) in a document library, when i update a template and publish then version get updated in document library for that document. But when i open that template again ...
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View document in browser whilst editing libray item properties

I am looking to be able to upload a PDF to a document library, and ask the user for mandatory field completion. Once uploaded, a different user will need to look at the PDF and complete remaining ...
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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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List items with Manged Metadata stopped showing in parent tags

I am using managed metadata in SharePoint 2013. This morning, with no known changes on the site, it started working different. Here is some dummy data to match my structure. -Project A -2015 ...
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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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DateTime.Now in KQL

In SP 2013 on-prem, I am using display template and a list to show alerts on the front page of the intranet. I want the alerts to be showed from the list when the list item has a start date that is ...
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Managed or crawled property not generated

In SP 2013 on-prem, I have created 2 site columns with XML - declarations. 1 of the columns automatically generate a crawled and managed property, but the other does not. I can not understand for the ...
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Metadata vs Folders - File name conflicts

I think metadata is much better than folders when it comes to finding files using search and metadata navigation but... But if I have a document library that uses metadata and does NOT use folders ...
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Searching On Meta Data Not Working

I have a sharepoint 2013 site, with managed metadata service running. I have created my terms stores and added this as a column to my library. When I search on a tag "IT", the results do not filter ...
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Use one ListData.svc reference to update multiple lists

Can you use one ListData.svc reference to update multiple lists even if the lists have different columns? Site A - Shared Documents Default columns Model Year Make Site B - Shared Documents ...
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Is there a way to get the IDs back in response of newly created documents when uploading multiple silverlight control

I need to provide the ability to allow multiple documents at once while allow for a couple of parameters as meta. So is there a response body object that comes back from the server when using the OOB ...
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Set metadata column value from query string when uploading documents

When users upload files to a SharePoint Online (2013) document library, I would like for a value from the query string to be inserted into a metadata column in the library. I found a number of posts ...
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Copy document to document library in another site with meta-data

I have implemented an event receiver on a SharePoint 2007 (MOSS) document library, to perform certain validations via the itemUpdating method and to copy the document to a document library in another ...
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Excel Documents dropping MetaData in a Document Library when edited

Currently in our environment we have an approval based library that houses several documents, all categorized and utilizes Metadata columns to group and sort those documents. When an individual edits ...
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Create Content type with metadata field

I made the following Powershell script to create a content type with a text field and a numeric field: $url = "http://my-sharepoint-site" $web = get-spweb $url $ctypeName = “Content type X” ...
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List general info about projects from project sites

I would like to be able to show general info about all our projects on a page. The page should be able to show a list with info such as project name, project description, project manager, status, etc ...
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Upload files to document library with file properties

I am using the following script in powershell to copy documents from a file directory to a Document library: [System.Reflection.Assembly]::LoadWithPartialName("Microsoft.SharePoint") ...
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add documents through drag and drop

When uploading a document to a document library, if you drag and drop it doesn't ask for any meta data and gets checked out to the logged in user. Any suggestion to make users enter metadata through ...
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Excel won't let me enter required metadata

I have a template in Library A. I open in in excel, enter some data and want to save it as newfile.xls in Library B. Library B has required (managed) metadata, so excel prompts me to enter it into the ...
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Non-Sharepoint metadata being imported to Sharepoint

We're going to be implementing SharePoint some time next year. However, in the shorter term people will be going through and organizing current docs and images, and I'm trying to see if there's any ...
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Update metadata w/2013 REST API in a Workflow

I am looking for an example of a REST PUT/MERGE method done from a workflow (no code) in SharePoint Designer to update a metadata field in a library. Specifically what the Build Dictionary and Call ...
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SharePoint 2010 Ampersand in Search Query String

Our XSL is set up so that when search results come up a user can click on an icon to go to that exact document in our library. The problem is when a document has an ampersand (&) in the metadata ...
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Get document metadata with powershell

I get my document with : $doc = $web.GetFile($docUrl) Can you tell me if there is a method to get specific metadata on document? Thanks.
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How do I turn a managed metadata value into a link that displays all pages which also have that value?

I have a control which displays a list of all managed metadata tags which has been associated with the current page. I want to turn these tag values into links which when clicked will load a page ...
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Auto Expand Meta Data Navigation in Sharepoint 2010

I want to "Auto expand " MetaData navigation which i have added to a page. This i need for a particular site only so change in the MetadataNav in Templates is not possible. My requirement is when ...
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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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Get all the versions of files and metadata from a MOSS 2007 document library

Is there a best practise to get all document versions with metadata from 2007 doc lib on Windows Server 2003? data is not migrated to another SharePoint! It will be transfered to other platform and ...
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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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How to upload document versions with keywords/metadata/etc changes included?

The situation is as follows: there is a document on two sites - on site A in versions 1-20 and on site B there are versions 20 - 27. Users are working only on the document located on site B - changing ...
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Folders and metadata filter

Is it possible to keep folders in view, no matter what filter I use on metadata filter in a document library?
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Use site column (metadata) as search criteria in the out of box search box in sharepoint 2010

If I have a site column(metadata) called for example state set on a library, and I have uploaded some documents in my library with a value on that site column(metadata). I will like to know if, Out ...
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Prompt Metadata form to open when dragging and dropping

Is there a way for me to have a document library open a form for users to fill out upon dropping and dragging a file to that said library? I've tried adding the following script into a SEWP but to no ...
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Display the group by with metadata in SPGridView

I have one SPGridView, on this grid, I'd like to have the group by based on the Managed Metadata column. But the display in the Group by line will contain the TermID like below: Type: ...
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SharePoint 2010 - Disable approval workflow and its automatic link to versions

I have an existing document library where the approval workflow is linked to the versions (which I belive is one of SharePoint's fundamental processes). I need to 'dismantle' this workflow for PDF ...
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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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Restrict editing of certain metadata on wiki item

We've been asked to set up a site for storing documentation about certain business data, and we were looking at using SharePoint 2013 Enterprise wiki site so that all users can contribute. With one ...
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Forwarding documents to Record Centre

I've created a record centre and defined a CT within it. Added the CT to Drop and Record library. So when a document is added to the drop box, fill in the metadata and submitted the document ...
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Take ownership, add column value and check in - powershell

We have some files that have been dragged into a library via explorer view. Before doing so, someone forgot to set a column to not be mandatory. Because of this they are checked out with no previous ...
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Term set meta data search doesn’t seem to work consistently

I have 2 test sites with almost identical setup (sp online) - the search works on one and not the other. Both have a term store with a hierarchy that looks like Staffing -- Recruitment -- -- ...
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SharePoint Metadata navigation on custom template

I have a SharePoint 2013 site which uses a custom template instead of the oslo and seattle master pages. I wish to add metadata navigation as a key filter to a report library, but my custom template ...
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Get metadata column value in SPD Workflow

How to get metadata column value in SharePoint Designer Workflow 2010 or 2013 ?
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Preview document with metadata

I have a wish to add a new document to a document library. When the document is uploaded I want to have a preview of the document and the metadata at the same time. Here is a pic of what I wish. Hope ...
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help re SharePoint 2013 Document Sets Metadata and Word Documents Quick Parts

Looking for some help re SharePoint 2013 Document Sets Metadata and Word Documents Quick Parts. This is the aim: I have created a document set which when created requires, lets say, two pieces of ...
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Metadata on specific Office file types disappear on upload

I am using Sharepoint 2013 on-premise and am experiencing some difficulty with regards to setting metadata on certain file types. To be more specific: I have a document library, and whenever a user ...
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User Profile Field - “Department”

I have preformed multiple full User Profile syncs and have a selection of users that do not properly emulate the Active Directory metadata. The users are within the same OU. Regards, ohio_tech
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Title of column/standard metadata links to list where metadata are managed

For a starting up site I would love to ad a link in the table to the location where I manage the metadata from that column (I use a lookup column, so the source is a list) The goal is to give my ...
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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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Term is not removed from content

We have a term in the term store that we need to remove, but the term that needs to be removed has been used on a lot of pages and documents as metadata. I thought that by removing the term from the ...