Project Description
Build SharePoint 2010 taxonomies from XML. The SharePoint 2010 Taxonomy Import Utility allows taxonomy authors to define complete taxonomies in XML format instead of manual creation via SharePoint Term Store Management or CSV files. It the facilitates deployment to SharePoint.

SharePoint 2010 Taxonomy Import Utility Features

  • Reads taxonomy definitions from XML data source
  • Provides property grids for easy modification of taxonomy object data
  • Deploys complete taxonomies to SharePoint 2010
  • Platform independent import library
    • Use with SharePoint features
    • Web Apps
    • Windows Applications
  • XSD Schema and sample XML file included

Requirements

  • Visual Studio 2010
  • .NET Framework 3.5 SP1
  • Domain access to the target SharePoint site as the utility makes use of the SharePoint 2010 Object Model

Future Plans (Roadmap)

  • Implement direct edit to XML sources
  • Direct creation of taxonomies via user interface and saved to XML
  • Implement SharePoint Taxonomy upgrade
    • NOTE: The utility currently adds new term store definitions to SharePoint 2010. It will not remove or override existing taxonomy definitions.

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SharePoint 2010 Taxonomy Import Utility

Last edited Jun 11, 2010 at 1:26 AM by raytristani, version 6