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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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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Best way to get reference to local (SiteCollection) Term Store Group

I'm trying to hook up some Site Columns (TaxonomyFields) to Term Sets in the the local (SiteCollection) term store. In some cases I may need to actually create the term sets and this code will be ...
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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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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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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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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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Nulling/clearing/updating Managed Metadata TaxonomyFieldValue?

In my recent adventures populating Managed Metadata values (aka TaxonomyFieldValue), I have encountered either a bug, potential oversight, or a substantial erosion of my sanity. In short, it does not ...
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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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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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Why are Taxonomy Term Stores always empty?

Using the following code I should be able to access the Taxonomy Term Stores: $site = new-object Microsoft.SharePoint.SPSite("http://localhost") $session = new-object ...
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Not sure how to programmatically filter by taxonomy metadata in my custom search webpart

I have pages in a pages library on a publishing site which have a managed metadata (taxonomy) field in their content type. I want my custom search webpart to read the taxonomy set on its parent page ...
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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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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 ...
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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 ...