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

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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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Access Crawled Property values using PowerShell

Is it possible to retrieve a list of values for a given crawled property? If so, how would this be achieved using PowerShell? For example, I have a crawled property called 'Forename' and I would ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Add lookup column to key filters

I've got a document library of invoices. It has various columns (mainly choices) such as, Year, Status, Location, etc. and I've been able to add them to metadata navigation as key filters. However, ...
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No results when searching with special characters in custom metadata property

We have an issue with SharePoint 2010 Search. Currently, we have a property in Active Directory, for each user, that specify their initials. We have a scheduled task that runs every hour to sync these ...
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How to (caml)query a list on metedata in the MetaInfo field

Is it possible to wite a CAML-query to filter documents with certain info in the MetaInfo field? The information is only stored as property in MetaInfo, not in a field of it's own. Context: I have a ...
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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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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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how to get file name and file details while uploading document

I have question related to Metadata, how to get file details and assign the meta data fields like Title, Year and month of Document while uploading. by using calculated fields or any how. i tried ...
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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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Getting External Data from Oracle to O365?

We have an on-premise oracle database with customer info (lets say roughly 10,000 rows), that we need to make available in our SharePoint Online (2013) environment in O365. The requirement is that ...
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Quick metadata navigation question - Display nothing until user picks a keyword

I have metadata navigation enabled for a list. Is there a way not to display anything until user selects a metadata keyword?
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List Service resetting meta-data set by Copy Service

I'm seeing some strange behavior when using the SharePoint Lists web service while trying to update a document in a document library. I successfully use the Copy web service to upload the file (from a ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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Can SharePoint 2013 extract metadata from a PDF file during upload and fill columns with it?

We are uploading a lot of PDF files to our SharePoint Sites and it is quite a lot of work to then add the metadata of those files, although many of them are already contained in the PDF file or are ...
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How to search in custom metadata columns of document library using QueryService object

I have a SharePoint Library 'Contact' In this library i have created some custom column. Have gone through all the steps of 1st Full Crawl, automatic generation of crawl properties, creation of ...
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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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Creating XML file from document library document properties

I have many documents in document library with different content types. For each document metadata (document properties) in the library i want to create XML file. How can i create XML file from each ...
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Uploading an updated version of the document requires me to re-enter metadata

For my document library, I've added some additional metadata columns that needed to be specified. The only way I know how to upload a new document to overwrite/update another document is to choose ...
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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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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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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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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 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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How to use SharePoint for storing documents with bibliographic information?

For researchers, it is important to have the bibliographic information (Author, Year, Title, Journal or source name, publisher, original URL, etc.) for a document, paper or information in general. ...
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Prevent Metadata from copying when using “Send To” feature

I have an event receiver to handle items being added to a document library that sets the item's metadata based on various parameters. When in a Document Library I select an item and use "Send To > ...
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SharePoint 2013 MetaNavigation Problem deleting Termsets

The following is just a test script borrowed in part from http://goo.gl/Cw1D8h "PowerShell to create and reuse Managed Navigation for multiple sites in SharePoint 2013" The following script works ...
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Possible to get Video duration through metadata?

Is it possible to access video metadata such as duration, or other valuable pieces of information? Possible through SPServices? I currently have a lot of videos, and trying to build a sorting feature ...
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How can I assign metadata to federated documents?

I have a set of documents that must reside on a file share, but I need them to be indexed by SharePoint 2010 search (FAST), and I also need to assign metadata to the documents. If there were no ...
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Problem with File.Checkin only on certain files

I have a powershell script that is copying files from a mapped drive into sharepoint and setting some meta data. All is working as expected with the exception of certain files lose most meta data when ...
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Taxonomyinternalservice.json

I am having a list which fetches the metadata termsets. But it is taking very long time to get the results. I have checked this in Fiddler and it is the following line of code is taking more time. ...
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SP2010 - Visual Web Part - Storing metadata in folders in document libraries

I want to store a number to folders to enforce ordering. I noticed these three pages Get Property Set Property Add Property And I want to know if it's possible to use these to add a number to the ...
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Set Created By field for Folder in Document Library

I need to migrate documents from xml to Document Library. We can use Files.Add method to create documents with created by and modified by fields. How can we update / create Folders in Document Library ...
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Create link to value in taxonomy

I have som users that wants a link directly to a value with children in the taxonomy navigation area. Is this at all posible? I have tested several ways, most of them work when i paste them in my ...
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Repeating File names and Metadata with need for extra Grouping

I want to be able to Group at 4 or more levels in a document library with repeating file names in SharePoint 2007. It seems that I cannot create a file with the same name in the same SharePoint ...
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Automatic metadata capture

In SharePoint 2010, can I automatically capture the file properties of office document in document library or list? For example, when I'm uploading a excel sheet into document library, the values like ...
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Is it possible to link image to Word document?

The question is about Sharepoint 2010. Let's say I've got a library of images. Is it possible to embed these images into Word documents (or content types extending Word documents) stored in ...
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Can't update document properties through any API - only through check out and check in

I have a few documents in a library that I can't seem to update the properties for through the Web UI, the ListData.svc (JSON/JS), the object model or PowerShell. We have a property called Data Rights ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...