Thursday, July 23, 2009

Sharepoint 2007: Updating Content Type

Maybe you have already happen to know that updating already deployed content type through changing schema - IS IT IMPOSSIBLE!

Don't be frustrated about it - I did a research recently - Here are very useful topics about it:
1. First of all, let's look what CREATOR says:

2. Here is an example what ppl could do in this case:

3. And a very extreme approach (wouldn't recommend you to do)

In my case - I need to add new fields to list content type - I ended up with changing schema by adding new fields and change content type through web interface by adding fields that were appeared after re-activating feature-list.