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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How best to handle metadata lookup?

I have a query regarding how I should best handle uploading documents into SharePoint (currently WSS) where the Taxonomy asks for client code for all documents. The problem I have is that we have say ...
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TaxonomyWebTaggingControl “The data entered was not valid” on PostBack

I get the following error on my TaxonomyWebTaggingControl on postback: The data entered was not valid. I have copy the setting for my control in the following example: ...
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PowerShell Attempted to perform an unauthorised operation

I'm trying to add a term store administrator using PowerShell. I'm logged on to one of the farm web servers with a farm administrator account (also happens to be a domain admin account too). I'm ...
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Selected TaxonmyField from TaxonomyWebTaggingControl

I'm trying to retrieve the selected TaxonomyField value that the user selects from the TaxonomyWebTaggingControl rather than just a string representation. The idea being to eventually create a ...
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Search Scope with Rule on TaxonomyField

I've got a Termset for the corporate defined Taxonomy. Now I need to define a search scope that will limit my search results to content that has been tagged with particular values of this taxonomy. ...
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Is there any tool that can convert 2007 text/option field type into Managed Metadata fields

we have a 2007 farm that we are rebuilding in 2010. I want to take advantage of some of the new feature like Managed Metadata and I was wondering if there were any good tools out there that can ...
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How to add new term from TaxonomyWebTaggingControl in custom code

How to add new term from TaxonomyWebTaggingControl in custom code I have created a custom code which renders TaxonomyWebTaggingControl in the run time & i have binded the Taxonomy SSPID & ...
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SharePoint 2010 Foundation Microsoft.SharePoint.Taxonomy.dll

Is Microsoft.SharePoint.Taxonomy.dll available with SharePoint 2010 Foundation?
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Is it possible to restrict the Terms shown in the MetadataNavigationHierarchy?

I have the following scenario: A Term Set setup called "Projects" The first level of terms under "Projects" are all names of Clients (eg. ClientA, ClientB, ClientC...) The second level of terms ...
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Creating Managed Metadata Field from XML definition

I have successfully recreated all other Column types in SharePoint using the SPFieldCollection.AddFieldAsXml(string xml) method. However, the same method fails for the TaxonomyFieldTypeMulti field ...
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Programmatically enable Enterprise Keywords for a list

How do you programmatically enable Enterprise Keywords for a SharePoint 2010 list? This is how you do it using the GUI: Igor Philippov has a solution which uses reflection and adds the field to ...
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Crawling the taxonomy store using a timer job in central admin

I am trying to get a timer job to crawl the Taxonomy Termstores, and am having a problem determining which SPSite object to use when instantiating the TaxonomySession. Is there a SPSite instance that ...
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crawl only picks up parent term set not the level2

Is it normal for crawl to pick up just the parent term set. For example, I have a parent term set called "Math" and i have bunch Terms under Math. (Math 101, Math 102, Trig 101, etc.). An individual ...
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SPMetal, Taxonomy and TaxonomyFieldValue

I have a list with a taxonomy column. I have made SPMetal classes to work with my site. But SPMetal doesn't create the property for taxonomy column, so I have extended my class by the ICustomMapping ...
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SharePoint 2010 “Tag Cloud Web Part”

Can anyone give me an indication of how the Tag Cloud Web Part actually works, what fields it looks for to generate tags, etc? I'm quite new to the managed metadata service, so I've fired it up, ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Taxonomy: How to set custom term property via central administration?

Using code you have the ability to add custom properties to a TERM. For example: Term term = termSet.CreateTerm("ParentTerm", 1029, new Guid("{0368F902-740B-4855-A4A7-FA8F96813CCB}")); ...
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Taxonomy filtering on a list doesn't work when deleting terms and recreating them.

Let me paint the scenario. I have a list of terms in a termset I have a list with a taxonomy field, this points to the termset Filtering is working. By this I mean in List settings, under Metadata ...
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ListFieldIterator doesn't return value of Enterprise keywords

In my project I use ListFieldIterator control to allow users view and change meta data values. I can read values of ListFieldIterator fields with code like this: object value = ...
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Taxonomical Navigation Browsing

I am new to the Taxonomical and meta data usage in SharePoint 2010 and would be grateful if someone could point my in the right direction to what I am trying to achieve. I am trying to create a ...
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Metadata navigation issue, not working correctly sharepoint 2010

I setup Metadata Navigation Hierarchy for a list based on a Managed Metadata field (Taxonomy field). The term tree structure looks like this: Level 1 Level 2 Level3 Child ...
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Taxonomy GetAllTerms on level 2

We have a termset with parent term name "State" and with child term "City". I want to show all child terms "City" in a dropdownlist. Who can I retrive only child terms from this termset?
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SharePoint 2010 Taxonomy Term.Move does nothing, what's wrong?

I'm trying to move a term from one parent to another using code. My exact code is: term.Move(newParentTerm); termStore.CommitAll(); I can't spot anything obvious that is wrong, no error message ...
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SharePoint 2010 Taxonomy and URLs

Can anyone explain if there is a relationship in SharePoint 2010 between the meta data services/taxonomy and the url of list items?
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Correct taxonomy field to use in EditModePanel?

We have a SharePoint 2010 content type with a ManagedMetaData field bound to a custom TermStore/Set in the Managed Metadata Service. We are using an EditModePanel on the PageLayout for the content ...
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What is the difference between a group and a term set in managed metadata services?

I think primarily your most top level item will always be a group. Once you have a group established you need to add term sets. So it seems 1 group : (many) term sets (children). What is the ...
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How to manage more than a Metadata Service Application?

We have configured two managed Metadata services in our SharePoint 2010 Farm, named MMS1 & MMS2 and both has its own proxy service. Question:1 MMS1 has a termset group - MMS1_TG1 MMS2 has a ...
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Update taxonomy field from workflow

I’m in quite a bind here. I just need to update a taxonomy field in a list item, but I keep getting an “Updates are currently disallowed on GET requests. To allow updates on a GET, set the ...
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how to add a taxonomy field to a list item SP2010?

I am working with a predefined set of Taxonomy data. When I create a list item, I'm doing this based on a certain content type. I also want to apply taxonomy fields to this list item. I'm using ...
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Link to Taxononomy from subweb quicklaunch

Is it possible to create somehow link from some subweb (link is for example placed in quick launch but it's not necessary to be there) to taxonomy page (central administration). For now, I don't know ...
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Sharepoint 2010 Taxonomy: How to get a flat list of terms for a termSet?

I was wondering if there is any way to get all descendant terms for a termSet, not only direct children, but the complete set as a termsCollection. The TermSet.Terms Property will return only the ...
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Where is Taxonomy under site settings sharepoint 2010?

I can't seem to find the entry point to create Taxonomy terms in Sharepoint 2010 under Site Settings. Where is the link in Site Settings?
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Managed metadata values don't “stick” in Office, but fine in SharePoint

I have a scenario where I'm provisioning a document on the server after collecting some metadata. Environment is SharePoint 2010 and Office 2010. The SharePoint list item and file are created ...
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Question about Displaying Documents and the CQWP in MOSS 2007

My organization is in the process of converting our intranet over to a SharePoint solution. Part of this intranet will be the movement and organization of all our internal documents. Currently, we ...