Learn about content type.
- [Instructor] Up to this point we have been creating…the building blocks of our templates.…It's now time to take it to the next level…and discuss content types.…Content types are probably one…of my favorite features of SharePoint,…and in my opinion, one of the best kept secrets.…A content type is a reusable collection of COMs…that can be added to a list or library,…and then they can be customized once they've been added.…To best explain content types,…let's look at a scenario that I think we can all relate to.…Now, I fully realize that we're in more…of a digital download kind of world now,…but most of us have or have had a collection…of movies and music in our house,…or at least you can imagine that we did, right?…What if you were to create an inventory of that collection?…What information would you want to store about those items…so you could quickly locate what you're looking for?…For CDs you might want to record information such as…title, artist, genre, release date, producer.…
For DVDs you might want to record the title,…
AuthorShari L Oswald
- Why automate your documents?
- Planning your templates
- Creating a template library
- Working with content types
- Setting up the template library
- Building document libraries
- Creating and customizing document sets
- Adding a document to a library
Skill Level Advanced
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2. Working with Site Columns
3. Working with Content Types
4. Setting Up the Template Library
5. Building Your Document Libraries
Creating a library1m 3s
6. Working with Document Sets
7. Adding Documents to a Library
Next steps1m 25s
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