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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Setting the default value for a taxonomy field

I have been creating a load of site columns with powershell from a .csv file. I am now trying to create new taxonomy or metadata field: $spField = ...
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SharePoint CSOM Provisioning with XML

I have started into looking into the PnP samples into creating taxonomy. The samples are pretty basic and laborious, in that you have to write code for the taxonomy you are creating like so: // ...
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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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SP.Taxonomy.js TypeError: b.get_path is not a function

I'm trying to display the terms of a site but I can't create a instance of TermSession object. context = SP.ClientContext.get_current(); var taxonomySession = ...
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Term Store Management Tool from Specific Term Set as “root”

I would like to provide the built-in "Term Store Management Tool" to some specific users. But, when the page loads, I want to filter what is shown to those Users. I only want to show some specific ...
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How to read Custom Property value and term description from NavigationTerm?

In publishing sharepoint 2013 site, I am using managed navigation. I need to read value of custom property defined in term store and I also need to read value of description field. Is it possible to ...
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How can I find the sspList id and termSetList id for a TaxonomyWebTaggingControl?

I'm trying to create a page layout that includes a TaxonomyWebTaggingControl on an Office 365 site. I do not have access to PowerShell. I have the SspId and TermSetId but cannot figure out how to ...
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How bind text in Taxonomy web tagging control with multi term sets

I have TaxonomyWebTaggingControl in my SharePoint 2010 application with three term sets: <Taxonomy:TaxonomyWebTaggingControl ID="myWebTaggingControl" AllowFillIn="True" IsMulti="True" ...
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What permissions are needed to create new TermGroup in Default Termstore?

To add a taxonomy-Column to a List I try to add a new TermSet in the default Termstore. This is the code: TermStore termStore = session.GetDefaultSiteCollectionTermStore(); ...
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Not able to fetch Term store and related terms using JavaScript

I want to fetch termstore, Termsets and related terms. However, I'm not able to fetch the termstore. I'm receiving the error message: 404 not found This is the code I'm using: <script ...
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How to get Term via multiple custom properties through JSOM?

I am trying to get terms by multiple custom properties via JSOM. For example: i have a term with always two custom properties TABLENAME DB_ID I want to query a TermSet or filter a TermCollection by ...
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Taxonomy access denied

Trying to access the Taxonomy in a SP 2013 solution (VS2012, C#), but always get a access denied (unauthorized access) on the TaxonomySession object if I am logged in as a "normal" user. If I am ...
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Adding terms to a document

I want to use Web services to add Terms to a document in Sharepoint. I have already explored the TaxonomyClientService but it doesnt have any ways in which I can attach terms to a document.
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Add URL to the Taxonomy Terms Created using CSOM

I have been successful in creating terms in the term store using CSOM code. But I have been not been able to set URL for those terms. Small code snippet - TermSet termset = ...
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Use of taxonomy in sandbox

I am discovering sandbox mode and already have a limitation issue. I can't use the assembly Taxonomy I've a treeview in a term store and I have to retrieve or set a value. What can I use as column ...
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Taxonomy control in SharePoint hosted app

I am creating an SharePoint hosted app. In that I have to use Managed MataData from my list. In this I am getting the Metadata from my list column to my Taxonomy control. I have find some post but I ...
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How to get the user profile property that is of type Managed Metadata using JavaScript?

I have apply JSLink to the custom list's new form. I want to query the user profile property which is Managed Metadata for entered user. I wrote below code which simply gives the string. But I want ...
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Prevent resetting termset connection taxonomy field content type hub

We have a setup where we have a content type hub with a range of taxonomy fields. Ideally we want to assign/connect the taxonomy fields on the destination site collections to individual domain ...
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Enterprise keywords dialog “Select” button is broken using TaxonomyWebTaggingControl

I have an application page which is loaded into a modal and it contains 2 TaxonomyWebTaggingControl objects: The first control (Categories) is linked to a custom term set, the second (Keywords) is ...
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Getting Null returned from taxonomy field in PowerShell?

I am trying to update a metadata field when adding an item to document library. All the other columns are updating. The error is on this line and basically $taxfield is returning null. $taxField = ...
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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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how can I change managed metadata type to “One line text” type

I have lists which inherits content types from their parent site. These content types are versioned an they have managed metadata site columns. I wonder to know what is the best approach to change the ...
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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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How to validate current user permissions for a given Term Store Group using CSOM

I can't seem to find a way to check for the current user permissions for a term store group or term set in Sharepoint Online. I know the REST interface does not support any kind of interaction with ...
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Can't set SPS-Department property

I've written a timer job with C# that sets some user properties, including SPS-Department which is bound to a Term Set. Job works perfect on dev machine. On product machine it fails with exception: ...
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how to re-use an existing term under another term but not termset

My problem is I can't reuse a term under another term. But reuse term under a termset works fine. How can I reuse a term under another term. What I'm trying to do here just works fine with web ...
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Term Store Management and Site Collections

First, the background... When I go into Site Settings from the SharePoint website I have inherited (which I will henceforth call "x-spweb" when referencing its internal address, or "sp.foo.com" for ...
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Managed metadata field in Create page

I have a managed metadata field added in my list. How to include this field in my custom 'Create' page? I have tried the below code, but its not rendering. Any idea on this ? ...
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UnitTest for SharePoint.EventListener with TaxonomyField

Recently, I tried to write a unit test for my new SharePoint project. The Project contains EventListener which checks a TaxonomyField in a special list, and fill it, if field is empty. Code looks ...
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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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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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Validation in TaxonomyWebTaggingControl

I have control: <Taxonomy:TaxonomyWebTaggingControl ID="myWebTaggingControl" IsMulti="False" IsDisplayPickerButton="True" ContainerId="mycontenerID" runat="server"> ...
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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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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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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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Unable to find Parent Term on TaxonomyFieldControl in Edit form

I have a TaxonomyFieldControl on my Custom Edit Form. I have my field configured to show the entire path. When adding/updating the taxonomy field, I am presented with selection showing me the child ...
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Convert taxonomy crawled property to human readable form

Using a SP 2013 cross-site publishing site and some custom site columns. One or columns is a Format managed metadata column. The property gets automatically mapped to owstaxIdFormat because of the ...
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Is there a way to update a Taxonomy Field in SharePoint Library using Event Receiver in a Sandboxed solution

I have a requirement where i need to update a metadata column when files are dragged and dropped in a SharePoint Library in Office 365. Office 365 does not allow Microsoft.SharePoint.Taxonomy and ...
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Add metadata to all files at any level under the root folder/

I have a requirement where i need to add a metadata to all the files automatically when a folder having files at multilevel inside this folder(basically there are folders inside folders and files will ...
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Termstore permissions changes and existing sitecollections

I granted a group permissions to read a termstore. Does anyone know if/how these changes will get distributes to the hidden taxo lists on existing site collections? I expirinced access denied and ...
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How to set taxonomy user profile property via CSOM?

Is there a way to set/update a typed taxonomy user profile property via CSOM? Using the server OM I can use the ProfileValueCollectionBase.AddTaxonomyTerm method, via CSOM it seems that I can only ...
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SharePoint Online Metadata Terms Limitations

It is documented by Microsoft about the limitations around SharePoint 2013 (and SharePoint Online) but I am looking for some clarity and understanding around a specific amount of terms in a term ...
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How to enable link for TaxonomyFieldControl on custom page layout?

I am working on a SP2013 on-premise farm and try to create some custom page layout. At the beginning, I am playing with the OOTB enterprise wiki layout. It has a column "wiki category" which is ...
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Import term set reusing terms

If I have a term set A which have certain terms and then i want to import another term set B(using the CSV file) but this second term set(B) has terms that are present in my first term(A) set how can ...
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Pin childs using PowerShell

Is it possible to pin terms with children using PowerShell? I couldn't find any useful code for that online. I have a group name and and a second group name that I want to pin to the other group. ...
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Error occurred in deployment step 'Activate Features': Object reference not set to an instance of an object

I have added following code under feature activation method: The scope of feature is: Site public override void FeatureActivated(SPFeatureReceiverProperties properties) { try ...
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How to control the size of the suggestion container in a TaxonomyWebTaggingControl?

It's been fairly easy to include a TaxonomyWebTaggingControl on an Application page, and it seems to work without a hitch, except for one thing: the control's JavaScript code insists on sticking to a ...
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TermSetItem.Terms does not load properly?

I am attempting to write a PowerShell script to extract taxonomy entries from one environment to import them into another. I'm running into a problem where one of my Term Sets' Terms property is not ...
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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 ...