Taxonomy is the practice and science of classification. SharePoint taxonomy, In additon to Managed MetaData it includes how sites are organized, content is arranged, menu's are laid out, etc.

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Get the Hierarchical Structure of Taxonomy Terms (for all TermSets) using SP.Taxonomy.js

I am trying to get all the terms from the termsets within a term group, maintaining the hierarchy using SP.Taxonomy.js (SP2013). Unfortunately, there seems to be no REST support for taxonomy in SP ...
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Add keywords column to shared documents and announcements lists at creation

I want to use taxonomy fields for my "shared documents" and announcements. I can create the column afterwards. But what is the best way to do it automatically when a user creates these lists or a ...
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Content Query, TaxonomyFieldTypeMulti and XSL transformation

I have something like the following in my Taxonomy Term Store: + [Managed Metadata Service] + Earth (Group) + Continents (Term Set) + Europe (Term) - Italy (Term) - France ...
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Accessing Terms in Term Store using JSOM in Sharepoint 2013

I want to display the terms from a term store using Javascript Object Model. How can this be done?
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How to get selected terms from Taxonomy web tagging control

I have created a web part in which there is one taxonomy picker control to enable user to select department. I want to store the selected term to the list column which is of type Managed Metadata. ...
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Unable to add taxonomy field value in list item

I want to add value to the managed metadata column of list item. The term which is being inserted is selected from taxonomy web tagging control. My declarative part is: <tr> <td> ...
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How to make taxonomy picker required when used in visual web part?

I have created a visual web part in which user has to specify a field's value from taxonomy picker control. I want to make that value mandatory. The control is placed successfully but when I use the ...
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ClientPeoplePicker control & TaxonomyWebTaggingControl stopped displaying used in visual web part

I developed a visual web part in which I have used the <SharePoint:ClientPoplePicker> control choose the users. It worked perfectly the day I created(before 2 days) but now it's not working. ...
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Validation in TaxonomyWebTaggingControl

I have control: <Taxonomy:TaxonomyWebTaggingControl ID="myWebTaggingControl" IsMulti="False" IsDisplayPickerButton="True" ContainerId="mycontenerID" runat="server"> ...
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Enterprise Keywords (TaxKeyword) Error: Value does not fall within the expected range

I am only trying to retrieve the value of the Enterprise Keywords column in my SPList. I do this by: if(item["TaxKeyword"] != null) Log(item["TaxKeyword"].ToString()) The only way I can find to ...
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Output Term Guid instead of Label using TaxonomyFieldControl

In SharePoint Designer, I can output value of a Managed Metadata field of a Publishing Page using <Taxonomy:TaxonomyFieldControl FieldName="MyCategory" runat="server"/> Is there any way to ...
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Refinement panel does not implement hierarchy of managed metadata

I have created a custom search results page with a refinement panel webpart. The webpart picks up our managed metadata and allows users to refine their results based on the metadata selected. However, ...
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TaxonomyFieldValueCollection elements order

Does multivalued taxonomy field return elements in the same order as entered by the user?
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SharePoint 2010 - Backup Term Store as CSV

Is there any PowerShell Script to export the Term Store? I have not found any OOTB solution, only import as csv, but no export as csv. Is there a script which can export the Term Store as csv? (So ...
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Re-Tag All Documents with a specific taxonomy

I have a taxonomy that exists and we would like to eliminate two of the subcategories. These categories have documents that have been tagged with that category and we would like them to be "re-tagged" ...
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Change Managed Metadata control to a dropdownlist

My client hates the taxonomy picker control in SharePoint and it makes sense for single level termsets to rather have a dropdownlist. Ideally I'd like to use the OOB functionality and if I code ...
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Managed Metadata Grayed Out seemingly at random

We have taxonomy fields as part of a proven solution (SP 2010 -- fields demonstrated to work & are provisioned properly). We decided to experiment with Service Application architecture and ...
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Setting Taxonomy Field's Value causes Security Validation to fail

I have a WCF webservice, which saves data to a list. However, Taxonomy field is giving me issues here. The Problem: Interestingly, When I save data without specifying any metadata, the list item ...
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Update taxonomy field value with REST

I'm getting the following error when trying to update a taxonomy field value via REST api: { "error": { "code": "-1, Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.ClientServiceException", "message": { ...
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Anonymous Users and managed navigation

I have a custom javascript that builds an extra navigation menu from a Managed Navigation termset. Currently this is using JSOM and is great - when a user is logged in. The problem is anonymous ...
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Term store in SharePoint 2010

I know Term store is the database for storing terms. But the question is where does it actually stores ? Is that in database or some other way? In a particular database? Can we access that?
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How To Detect a Terms exist or not

I am working on webservice which will validate terms , i need to check if given word is in terms or not, can any one help me how to do that in SP 2013? and as i said i am using SP 2013 and Vs 2012, ...
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set taxonomy field multiple values

I'm creating a sharepoint hosted app which is based on javascript only. I wanted to update a multivalue taxonomy field in a list so I wrote this function which didn't work. there is a very little ...
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Folksonomy - when to use

When an organization is already having good taxonomy in place why people use Folksonomy instead? What is actual need Folksonomy or social tags?
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Taxonomy planning - SharePoint 2010

Can any one share a link for short but very useful material on Taxonomy planning? It should not be from msdn but any other source. short but very useful.
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how to add items to managed metadat

I've added an new term in the 'taxonomy term store'. The new terms show in the columns that are using managed meta data. I'm querying the Lists/TaxonomyHiddenList/AllItems.aspx list for id's, but ...
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How to get Term Store Management Data/ Managed Metadata Service items using c# code/using Client Object Model for/of SharePoint 2010?

I have a TermSet called "Products" inside Term Store Management/Managed Metadatam, I am designing a front end form which allow user's to submit data to this list, to load the Product dropdown I need ...
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Create Taxonomy sub-term using CSOM and javascript

in sharepoint managed metadata I found very little documentation on managing terms using javascript CSOM. I could create a taxonomy term directly under the term set but I want to create a term under ...
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(Parent) terms missing from quick launch

I have a term set, built up like this: Page 1 Page 1-1 Page 1-2 Page 1-2-1 Page 1-2-2 Page 2 Page 2-1 It is set up to be used for site navigation, and is based on term-driven pages. ...
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Is there a way to define different site navigation and “Wiki Categories” column at the Sub site level instead of site collection level?

I have created a Site Collection and then I define sub sites under it. Now I created a term Store and I linked to the site collection navigation and Wiki Column. But all the sub sites will get the ...
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Taxonomy Field provisioned from Feature is not being crawled by Search

I have provisioned my own Taxonomy Field as a Site Column. I have used a feature receiver to bind the correct Term Store / Term Set information and I have created (and bound) the hidden Note Field ...
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Adding wikis categories on the fly when creating new Wiki article

On the following link http://www.jasperoosterveld.com/2011/09/creating-knowledge-centre-with_07.html they mentioned how i can build a term store containing categories, and when users create wikis they ...
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Changing enterprise keywords column title programatically

I'm trying to rename an enterprise keywords column in a specific list of a subsite. In a Feature Activated event receiver i tried to set the column's display name by setting its title using the ...
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Custom secondary navigation control for SP2013 (O365)

I need to implement a list of sub-sites and pages for the current site. OOB controls don't seem to do the trick (unless we missed something), there's taxonomy APIs for querying structure but I ...
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How do I use different term sets on different pages?

I have made a term set for the main navigation of the site collection I'm working in. This main navigation contains links to pages titled "General", "Strategy",... and so on. I would like to find ...
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Web Page Security Validation (Taxonomy AJAX Bug vs Silverlight Bug)

The situation began like this: We upgraded our SharePoint 2010 (using the Project Server 2010 February 2013 Cumulative Update) We found a bug where on the 'Project Page' layout the 'Managed ...
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FullTextSQLQuery with a Taxonomy GUID in Where Clause

I've created a few documents and tagged them with various Taxonomy Terms from a Term Set. The terms I have chosen are children of other Terms. I've executed a crawled and created a Managed Property ...
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Taxonomy field doesnt always show up in CQWP filter

I am using two new features in CQWP to list "related items" in a web part: Taxonomy field filtering is used to match the current pages taxonomy value given dynamically by ...
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When would you want to create a new Managed Path?

Could someone explain when or why I would want to generate a new managed path in a SharePoint Web Application? Bismarck
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Sharepoint information structure, as flat as possible or a hierarchy

I have recently had a couple of clients that are adopting SharePoint that for various reasons want as flat of a structure as possible. Instead of building a site that mirrors the organization ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Taxonomy: How to search for a term by custom property

Lets say I have a whole lot of Terms in the Term Store. When I create the Term items I am setting a custom property like this: Term term = termSet.CreateTerm("ParentTerm", 1029, new ...
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Developing console applications for previous assemblies (Sharepoint 2010)

I Made a console application that changes items in a list that has a Taxonomy field. The app works well on the Developement machine, but for some reason, when move it to production, we get this error: ...
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Getting TermSet and Terms from Microsoft.Sharepoint.Client.Field

I'm having a hard time trying fo figure this one out. I can only use Microsoft.Sharepoint.Client for this. I'am working with Sharepoint 2013. I need to list all Fields (Metadata) For a certain ...
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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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Search refinement owsmetadatafacetinfo is empty

We are using several taxonomy values that we would like to use in the search refinements. As I understand the crawled property owsmetadatafacetinfo should take care of all taxonomy values and then we ...
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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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Invalid look-up value. A look-up field contains invalid data

I have a contenttype with a TaxonomyFieldType field, which has a specific termstore and termgroup attached to it when deployed. I didn't set AllowMultipleValues in my code before after the deploy so ...
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Taxonomy field deployment problem

I have encountered the following problem... I was trying to create an SPField of 'TaxonomyFieldType' type. So that I created it's xml definition (including the hidden note field) in a farm solution, ...
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Invoking the SharePoint taxonomy API. To cache or not to cache?

I am using SharePoint 2010 to build a public facing, anonymous website. There is a web part on my home page, that displays taxonomy values from the term store. (A couple of hundred terms.) Since ...
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Library view with subtree taxonomy filter

Let's say I have a following taxonomy tree: World |--Germany |    |-Frankfurt |    |-Berlin |--France      |-Paris ...