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SharePoint 2013 Global Navigation Across Site Collections

When you create you're the second site collection in your fresh Web Application, it typically comes with additional sites in the URL. It doesn't affect the user unless she wants to type the URL ...
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Can you read a Term Set using REST?

SharePoint 2013 does not support managing term set using REST API still now. In that case, JSOM is the one and only way. If your requirement is just to read the term set, then you can follow this. ...
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SharePoint 2013 Global Navigation Across Site Collections

Have you tried to use managed metadata. 1. create a new Global Term Group called Global Navigation. 2. Createjavascript and placed inside Style library folder Function.registerNamespace('Mavention....
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How can I create a termstore for individual site collection use only?

You cannot create Site Collection specific Term Stores, but you can create Site Collection specific (local) Term Sets. Details here.
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Rename Term store (root) with powershell - managed metadata service

You cannot edit the Name directly, because the Name of the TermStore is simply the name of the MetadataWebServiceApplicationProxy. So what you have to do is to rename that one instead. In your ...
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When to use new Term Group rather than creating new Term Set

Groups define security boundaries. A group is a set of term sets that all share common security requirements. Only users who are designated as contributors to a specific group can manage term sets ...
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Specify custom parameters in WSP deploy / feature activation?

You can put the specific term store name in the Site property bag and in the feature receiver fetch it from there.
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Sharepoint 2013 metadata navigation show parent term

Recently I found solution for this problem by myself. Problem was with attribute ControlId="QuickLaunchDataSource", that was overriding part of my attributes in SiteMapDataSource. ControlId is a ...
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Reading a Term Set using javascript

I have been looking for the answer to this one too. The following should retrieve the extra properties: //paste code on one line context.load(tsTerms, 'Include(IsRoot, Labels, TermsCount, ...
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Getting TermSet for a different locale using JSOM

Basically it depends on the following settings: a Default Language of Term Store selected language while creating Term Set Assume English(1033), Finnish(1035) and Russian(1049) languages are ...
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How to migrate a site collection and the related term store toward another farm?

I successfully did it by following this blog post: Source SP Farm - Windows Azure SharePoint Server 2013 VM. Destination SP Farm - SharePoint Server 2013 VM. http://blog.kuppens-switsers.net/...
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Using synonyms for managed metadata terms

Synonyms in Managed Metadata are completely unrelated to synonyms in a thesaurus for Search. You could write a PowerShell script that read the MMS terms and created a formatted thesaurus then ...
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How to add SharePoint Document Library web part on a team site page?

Based on your Head Question How to put SharePoint Document Library on team site? and what I understood you need to show Doc library at Team Site page not within Site Contents. So the answer should be ...
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Termstore / managed metadata / content types

Answer 1 : To be able to add column as filter type in managed metadata liberary settings you have first to create termset in managed metadata term store then create column as managed metadata field ...
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Multi-geo managed metadata, terms replicated with label + Guid

We opened a support ticket against Microsoft, confirming that this was unexpected behavior. The issue was fixed bu the support.
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Rest API to return all Terms and their GUID

You could just use the pnp cmdlet Get-PnPTerm to get all Terms and its GUID under specific termsets. It's very easy. Read here for more: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powershell/module/sharepoint-...
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How to filter on managed metadata column using REST API in sharepoint 2010?

According to a few articles, not all types of columns are available/supported via REST in SharePoint 2010, including managed metadata columns. Not Supported Managed Metadata Managed Metadata (Multi) ...
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SharePoint 2013 Global Navigation Across Site Collections

Building global navigation in SharePoint 2013 The solution of Waldek Mastykarz published on mavention's web site as previously pointed out by Supermode can be used, but as you can see at the bottom of ...
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How do I create a term driven breadcrumb trail?

As Robert says I easily can implement that utilizing SPTitleBreadcrumb in almost similar manner. Here is my html code in layout page: <div id="modern-breadcrumb"> <!--MS:<...
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The Managed Metadata Service or Connection is currently not available

The Managed Metadata service application is a different entity and it contains its own database as well. This has its own Users managing provision. Even though you are the Site collection ...
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Publishing Content Types through Content Type Hub in SharePoint Online

Resolution I sent a support ticket to Microsoft and after a few days of phone calls, we found a resolution. Below is the closing transcript of the issue from Microsoft: Issue Statement: Unable to ...
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How do you check if a term already exists in a term store?

I don't know if my way is cleaner, but it works. I basically format the term the way SharePoint stores it and then check to see if it already exists. http://nickhobbs.wordpress.com/2012/03/29/...
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Simple Powershell script to import TermSet file into Group

There was a same question on stackexchange and answered.I hope this article helps you out. How to import term sets to Managed Metadata Service using PowerShell and CSV file Also the below TechNet ...
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Increase number of terms shown in termstore

Microsoft.SharePoint.Taxonomy.Tree JavaScript control (treecontrol.js) is intended for rendering Taxonomy tree control. Microsoft.SharePoint.Taxonomy.Tree PageLimit property defines the number of ...
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Import term set with labels

Unfortunately you cannot import labels using OOB import functionality. I recommend using Lapointe.SharePoint.PowerShell.wsp found here and here to do the import. It supports also labels. You can do ...
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How can I add a SharePoint group as a term group manager in managed metadata?

Even though the Group Managers description states "Enter user names, group names, or e-mail addresses in order to grant group manager permissions", you cannot use a SharePoint group. From TechNet: ...
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Sharepoint 2013 - Global Navigation, Creating Explicit Inclusion Site Collections

You may need to recreate the Term Set again. Navigate to http://portal/services/_layouts/15/AreaNavigationSettings.aspx directly or navigate through Site Settings: Make sure you have selected Managed ...
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Manage term sets in the front-end

You can set property of term set as "Open" which will let anyone add a new term to an open term set. So user not necessarily need to go to the path mentioned above. In list/library while selection of ...
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Group by managed metadata column returns null for contribute users

Found the solution here - Unable to create a site column based on the Managed metadata type? My issue was resolve by granting permissions to users in the hidden Taxonomy list, which can be ...
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Find friendly url from term guid using javascript

To retrieve navigation behavior and properties for a SP.Taxonomy.Term object the SP.Publishing.Navigation.NavigationTerm object is intended, the following example demonstrates how to retrieve those ...
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