Folders Propagation FAQ for Folders_g
(Doc ID 742596.1)
Last updated on MAY 22, 2020
Applies to:Oracle WebCenter Content - Version 10.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This FAQ is intended to help Content Server administrators use the Folders Propagation feature.
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In this Document
|Questions and Answers|
|What exactly does Folders Propagation do?|
|When would you want to use Folders propagation?|
|You updated a metadata value on a folder. How do you now propagate that value down to all content and subfolders?|
|What happens when you propagate if no fields are checked on the Information Field Inherit Configuration page?|
|Is there a way to specify whether or not empty (blank) values should be propagated?|
|Is there a way to specify that certain subfolders or content should not be changed during a propagation?|
|Can the value of the Inhibit Propagation field be propagated?|
|What is the effect of selecting the checkbox for the field named Folder on the Information Field Inherit Configuration page, and then propagating?|
|What fields would you need to propagate if you have added users to a Collaboration Manager project, and you want those users to propagate down to all subfolders and content contained in that project?|
|Is there a way to propagate metadata values only to content without any changes applied to subfolders? Conversely, is there a way to propagate metadata values only to subfolders without any changes applied to content?|
|It appears that some fields (e.g. Owner) are not present in the propagation interface, why is that?|