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Collaboration Content management Metadata SharePoint

Do I really have to add metadata?

A gentle reminder about metadata It’s important that ‘information workers’ understand what metadata (often called ‘tags’) is and the need for capturing appropriate metadata for your documents and information items. Not adding metadata is initially quicker, but everything you do with the document later is slower and the chance of making a mistake is greater. […]

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Metadata Microsoft Office SharePoint

How to ensure Word Quick Parts display Lookup value, not ID

Sometimes embedding SharePoint metadata in Word shows the ID instead of the value. This is why and how to fix it.