Content Types

Last modified: November 01, 2010

Applies to: SharePoint Foundation 2010

Available in SharePoint Online

In Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010, a content type is a reusable collection of settings that you want to apply to a certain category of content. Content types enable you to manage the metadata and behavior of a document, item, or folder in a centralized, reusable way. Use the following links to read more about creating, customizing, and updating site and list content types.