Today I had a need to add a link to a page which would create a new document. The document library that I use has multiple content types and each content type has a custom document template. Rather than asking the users to click on the New document menu options I want a single button … Continue reading SharePoint – Adding links on a page to create new documents using content types
My Problem Yesterday I copied my content database from production to my test environment using a database detach/attach method. All easy stuff, and I've done that many times before. What could possibly go wrong. In this SharePoint 2010 environment, I've got a content type hub. My content type hub also got updated when I attached … Continue reading SharePoint 2010 – A content type failed to be syndicated: Microsoft.SharePoint.SPContentTypeReadOnlyException:
Content type '0x01010007FF3E057FA8AB4AA42FCB67B453FFC100E214EEE741181F4E9F7ACC43278EE811' not foundI just got the above error after deploying a custom site definition.Within the publishin feature I didn't have AvailablePageLayouts set. I'm assuming that SharePoint tries to pick up a default layout which doesn't exist.Changing:<Property Key="AvailablePageLayouts" Value=""/>To: <PropertyKey="AvailablePageLayouts"Value="~SiteCollection/_catalogs/masterpage/MyLayout.aspx"/>fixed the issue.