SharePoint Online – It is now easier to manage Content Type

For those working with SharePoint (both on-premises or online), you should already know what is a content type; a content type is a reusable collection of metadata (aka columns) defining a type of items or documents.

Until now, there was no easy way to centrally manage content types in SharePoint Online.

Well, good news you can now have a central place to manage all content types available across your SharePoint Online environment.

To start managing them, logon to your SharePoint Online administration portal (https://<your Office 365 tenant>-admin.sharepoint.com) and ensure you are using the Modern administration experience.

There go to the Content Services\Content Type Gallery blade

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From there you will be able to manage all content type (default ones) as well as create your own custom content type

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The creation of a custom content type is basically the same process as before, instead you do it from a central place and then publish it to the target

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