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A content type is a reusable collection of columns and settings that can be applied to a certain category of SharePoint content

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Default Column for all future content types

I want to force the users of our company to identify the confidentiality level of each document that they upload into SharePoint. We haven't introduced SharePoint yet so there is currently no data in ...
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SharePoint 365 content type hub

Ok I have read a few articles on here so far about a content type hub vs hub. Can someone please dummyfy the difference for me. I am trying to get a content type to flow from my hub on SharePoint ...
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Change the default content type for a folder/sub-folder in a document library?

I think its best I describe what my end goal is, and how our environment works in case there is a different/better way of achieving what I am asking help with. Background We have 1 person that looks ...
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New Button of Document Set - Sharepoint 2013

I created a Document Set with a Document Set Content Type Project. However, the Library does not display a "New" button where I can select "New Project" but only a "new document" button where I can ...
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What content type use for Modern Page on SharePoint Online?

Any one have idea about What type of content type use for Modern Page on SP 365? Thanks,
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Sharepoint online cannot change content type from folder

Up until a couple of months ago, we were able to change content-type of folder to a customised folder. We are no longer able to do this, content-type is not even showing in the details pane any more, ...
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Migrate a subsite with content types

I have a large subsite within a Sharepoint 2016 site hierarchy that I would like to export to a different site collection. The problem is that each document set library in the subsite uses a single ...
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Searching by Content Type or Content Type Id not returning results

I'm setting up several aggregators on a SharePoint Online site collection page that surface documents of the same content types from different document libraries onto a single page. So far the ...
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SharePoint 2013 C# Event reciever choose specific template from document library

I have a document library with multiple content types of word templates. In my event receiver I need to choose the right template based on a field of the modified/created list item. Any ideas how to ...
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Infopath and field for content type

I have created different content types in SharePoint. Then I started editing the different forms for content types in InfoPath. The only field that is not visible is 'Content type'. Why can't I see ...
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How to create a SharePoint content type with 'Document' as the parent

I am trying to use SharePoint REST to create a content type. I intended the content type to use the 'Document' as its parent (0x0101). But every time I tried the code, it creates a content type with '...
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How to add list column to list content type via SharePoint online PowerShell?

I'm trying to add some custom property to list content type at SharePoint Online site by following script: $context=New-Object Microsoft.SharePoint.Client.ClientContext($URL) $context.Credentials = ...
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Content and Structure Tool Error: SmtMoveTitle List does not exist

I am trying to relocate a subsite on SharePoint 2013 using the Content and Structure tool. When I try to move the aforementioned subsite, I receive this error: "SmtMoveTitle List does not exist. ...
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How to get "Allowed Content Types" of a DocumentSet by CSOM on SPO?

I have a SPO site with some DocumentSets having different ContentType. I need to get "Allowed Content Types" of any DocumentSet to take a decision: I get my DocumentSet as ListItem or as Folder or as ...
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Get Required Fields in each content type associated with given List

I have a list - Documents (Actually document library). I have given it two types of content types :- Document(default) & MyDocumentContentType (this is my custom content type) Now Content Type ...
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Unable to update the page layout for our enterprise wiki pages using sharepoint workflow 2013

I have a SharePoint online enterprise wiki site collection. and i have provided a newer pagelayout and new content type. but i do not want to update all the wiki pages at-once. so i tried to create a ...
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Number of results decreased after applying a query rule to promote a specific content type in SharePoint

As mentioned in the below link on how to promote a content type in SharePoint results: How to change the order in which search results are displayed in SharePoint Server 2013, I did the same but the ...
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CAML error when querying SharePoint List for more than one input

I have a CAML query which retrieves data from a SharePoint list. It passes for 1 input, but fails when there are 2 or more. Error: Microsoft.SharePoint.SPException: One or more field types are not ...
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Managing Content Type using REST API

How can i manage Content Type in SharePoint List using REST API, it's look like a very wide question, isn't it ? well what i'm looking for exactly is: How to change content type visibility option to ...
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Cannot add new content types to a manually added pagelibrary

I have a page library by default on my subpage, but now I want to add more. So I go to the different apps via the menu item "Add App" and add a page library. By default it has such an old ugly ...
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Error 415 (uns. media type) when creating new item list on SP Online using REST API and POSTMAN

As you can see I'm successfully authenticated to my tenant as I can retreive the List info. But I just can't create an item. I always get an 415 error "Usupported media type" whatever the headers I ...
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Content type with template

I have set up a content type syndication hub and created a new content type (Document Set) with the default content based on .xlsx file. There is no any template created on https://..tenant....
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Get list of all content type associated with a list

I am using client code using JQuery and rest API where I have a requirement to bind a drop down control with the content type names associated with a particular list. I am working on SharePoint ...
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Creating a content type with a specific ID in SharePoint Online using PowerShell

I had a content type in my default SharePoint Content Type Hub site (https://tenant.sharepoint.com/sites/contenttypehub) which I deleted before it was completely unpublished. As noted in this post, ...
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Cant add custom content type to my new tenant

I created a new tenant for DEV purposes. I create a custom document Content Type. But when I try to add a new template to it, I don't have access, even if I use the same account I created the tenant ...
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Subscribe to content type hub immediately

On my Sharepoint Online I have some content types in a content type hub. I create a modern team site (a site collection in fact) and I want those content types from the content type hub to be ...
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How to copy Content Type from one site collection to another (Both site collection having different template) SharePoint Online

We are looking for copy a content type from one site collection to another. Both site collection having different site template. How to copy content Type from one site collection to another in ...
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Document Library Content Type Restriction

I have a Document Library with 3 different content types that require different properties for each. When uploading a document users select which document type they are uploading and then fill out the ...
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How do I get newly created documents to end up in correct folders?

I've got quite a complex document library, with some folders that have strict access for certain users. I've created a content type and will add templates to the content type. If i clicke my way ...
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How to add a content type field to newform.aspx

I have a content type in a custom list form. When I click on new item I don't see the content type field on the newform.aspx form. I can see it on the edit for though. Is there a way to have a content ...
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Create a new folder with custom content type id using custom action

I am adding a custom ribbon button which needs to create a folder with specific content type id in a document library. CommandAction="javascript:{ var options = { ...
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Adding fields directly to a library - recommended practices

I remember when I started doing development it was considered bad practice adding fields to the the default Document content type. In the modern experience it is now very easy to add new fields by ...
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Identify unused Content Types SharePoint 2013

We are using SharePoint 2013 and there is multiple content types are created. Some of them are currently in use with multiple list and document libraries but now I want to identify un-used content ...
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Update custom folder metadata via Flow

My apologies, I am a bit of a novice with SharePoint and I can't use code. I am using SharePoint online. Our organisation has a Sales Manager and Support Manager for each customer. Each customer has ...
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Adding choice to field associated to Content Type

I have the following script : $site = new-object Microsoft.SharePoint.SPSite("http://TEST123") $web = $site.OpenWeb() $ct=$web.ContentTypes["MyCT"] $field = $ct.Fields.GetFieldByInternalName("...
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Add Content Type field to New Form

I have a list on a SharePoint 2016 using 3 content types. When an item is edited the end-user has the Content Type field to toggle between content types. I am looking to see if there is a way to ...
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Extracting the template file from the content type

I need to extract the template file from a number of Content types. Getting the content type and the DocumentTemplateUrl is easy enough but how do I the file to the desk?
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Control columns inside highlighted content

I have created a new page where I have added a new highlighted content web part. Inside it I have linked it to a document library. Is there a way to control the columns inside highlighted content web ...
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Mandatory Column Popup in Modern SharePoint

In an Office 365 Modern Experience SharePoint site, I'm unable to find a way to force a prompt for mandatory values attached to the List Content Type. Instead of providing a prompt for the values as ...
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Changing the content type parent by exporting xml

My problem is that i need to change the parent content type of a few of my content types, I know this isn't possible and the fix is to recreate these content types manually/powershell which I am more ...
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Deleting a SharePoint subsite doesn't deletes its site columns and content types

I have a subsites inside a site collection. There I have defined some custom content types. Once I deleted the subsite, and created a new subsite with the same name and url, I can see all the old ...
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error when added choice field to content type

I have a custom content type, based on Event, for a Calendar list. When I add a Choice field to the content type, I get the following error whenever I try to Save a new item, or try to access the ...
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How to programatically get the status value of a Content Type column using C#?

I am attempting to read the property of the Item content type which shows the Required, Hidden or Optional property for a particular column. if (spList.TryFindContentType("Item", out SPContentType ...
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Default value in mandatory column is not showing up

I made a content type inside a library. Made a Template of the library since it needs to produce hundreds of other libraries. There is one field in the content type that is mandatory and library by ...
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List Item property 'Content Type' not updating - SharePoint Online

I have added a content type (& its columns) using powershell to Content Type Hub. I want to change the content types of all items in a document library in a site collection to the new one. I first ...
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Why does the Edit button have a different url then the Edit properties ribbon?

I have a JavaScript that relies on the contentTypeId when editing a folder or a document. The problem is when I click on the Edit properties ribbon: Everything is all well and good The url: ...
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"Show Toolbar" style working in the document library view (not a webpart) - SP2013

I am actually quite confused as to why it worked. Here are my steps: Make a web part of the library anywhere, change the toolbar to "show toolbar". Save. Edit the web part again, this time change the ...
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Publish Content Type PnP Powershell

I need a group of content types to be created in SharePoint 2013 and SharePoint online using PnP PowerShell commands. How do I publish these content types using PnP PowerShell?
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Hide items in a form

Recently, I see this function broken in SharePoint, I do not set it. Please help me. To begin, Go to List Settings. Click on Advanced Settings. Select Yes on Allow management of content types. ...
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Get custom Metadata based on Folder

Is there a way for the files that are uploaded into specific folders, the files inherit the properties/metadata of that folder? Basically every time I upload a file under eg SportFolder it should ...
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